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    1. Mburu MM, Mweresa CK, Omusula P, Hiscox A, Takken W, Mukabana WR. 2-Butanone as a carbon dioxide mimic in attractant blends for the Afrotropical malaria mosquitoes Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles funestus. Malar J. 2017 08 24; 16(1):351. PMID: 28836977.
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    2. Spitzen J, Koelewijn T, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Effect of insecticide-treated bed nets on house-entry by malaria mosquitoes: The flight response recorded in a semi-field study in Kenya. Acta Trop. 2017 Aug; 172:180-185. PMID: 28495403.
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    3. Homan T, Maire N, Hiscox A, Di Pasquale A, Kiche I, Onoka K, Mweresa C, Mukabana WR, Ross A, Smith TA, Takken W. Spatially variable risk factors for malaria in a geographically heterogeneous landscape, western Kenya: an explorative study. Malar J. 2016 Jan 04; 15:1. PMID: 26729363.
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    4. Homan T, Di Pasquale A, Kiche I, Onoka K, Hiscox A, Mweresa C, Mukabana WR, Takken W, Maire N. Innovative tools and OpenHDS for health and demographic surveillance on Rusinga Island, Kenya. BMC Res Notes. 2015 Sep 01; 8:397. PMID: 26323664.
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    5. van Loon JJ, Smallegange RC, Bukovinszkiné-Kiss G, Jacobs F, De Rijk M, Mukabana WR, Verhulst NO, Menger DJ, Takken W. Mosquito Attraction: Crucial Role of Carbon Dioxide in Formulation of a Five-Component Blend of Human-Derived Volatiles. J Chem Ecol. 2015 Jun; 41(6):567-73. PMID: 26026743.
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    6. Menger DJ, Omusula P, Holdinga M, Homan T, Carreira AS, Vandendaele P, Derycke JL, Mweresa CK, Mukabana WR, van Loon JJ, Takken W. Field evaluation of a push-pull system to reduce malaria transmission. PLoS One. 2015; 10(4):e0123415. PMID: 25923114.
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    7. Olanga EA, Okombo L, Irungu LW, Mukabana WR. Parasites and vectors of malaria on Rusinga Island, Western Kenya. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Apr 28; 8:250. PMID: 25928743.
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    8. Mutero CM, Mbogo C, Mwangangi J, Imbahale S, Kibe L, Orindi B, Girma M, Njui A, Lwande W, Affognon H, Gichuki C, Mukabana WR. An Assessment of Participatory Integrated Vector Management for Malaria Control in Kenya. Environ Health Perspect. 2015 Nov; 123(11):1145-51. PMID: 25859686.
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    9. Busula AO, Takken W, Loy DE, Hahn BH, Mukabana WR, Verhulst NO. Mosquito host preferences affect their response to synthetic and natural odour blends. Malar J. 2015 Mar 28; 14:133. PMID: 25889954.
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    10. Mweresa CK, Otieno B, Omusula P, Weldegergis BT, Verhulst NO, Dicke M, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Mukabana WR. Understanding the long-lasting attraction of malaria mosquitoes to odor baits. PLoS One. 2015; 10(3):e0121533. PMID: 25798818.
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    11. Imbahale SS, Mukabana WR. Efficacy of neem chippings for mosquito larval control under field conditions. BMC Ecol. 2015 Mar 08; 15:8. PMID: 25888120.
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    12. Ondiaka SN, Masinde EW, Koenraadt CJ, Takken W, Mukabana WR. Effects of fungal infection on feeding and survival of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) on plant sugars. Parasit Vectors. 2015 Jan 20; 8:35. PMID: 25600411.
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    13. Oria PA, Hiscox A, Alaii J, Ayugi M, Mukabana WR, Takken W, Leeuwis C. Tracking the mutual shaping of the technical and social dimensions of solar-powered mosquito trapping systems (SMoTS) for malaria control on Rusinga Island, western Kenya. Parasit Vectors. 2014 Nov 18; 7:523. PMID: 25404420.
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    14. Mweresa CK, Mukabana WR, Omusula P, Otieno B, Gheysens T, Takken W, van Loon JJ. Evaluation of textile substrates for dispensing synthetic attractants for malaria mosquitoes. Parasit Vectors. 2014 Aug 16; 7:376. PMID: 25129505.
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    15. Hiscox A, Otieno B, Kibet A, Mweresa CK, Omusula P, Geier M, Rose A, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Development and optimization of the Suna trap as a tool for mosquito monitoring and control. Malar J. 2014 Jul 07; 13:257. PMID: 24998771.
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    16. Mweresa CK, Omusula P, Otieno B, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Mukabana WR. Molasses as a source of carbon dioxide for attracting the malaria mosquitoes Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles funestus. Malar J. 2014 Apr 27; 13:160. PMID: 24767543.
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    17. Menger DJ, Otieno B, de Rijk M, Mukabana WR, van Loon JJ, Takken W. A push-pull system to reduce house entry of malaria mosquitoes. Malar J. 2014 Mar 27; 13:119. PMID: 24674451.
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    18. Wanzala W, Hassanali A, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Repellent Activities of Essential Oils of Some Plants Used Traditionally to Control the Brown Ear Tick, Rhipicephalus appendiculatus. J Parasitol Res. 2014; 2014:434506. PMID: 24693417.
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    19. Muturi EJ, Mwangangi JM, Beier JC, Blackshear M, Wauna J, Sang R, Mukabana WR. Ecology and behavior of Anopheles arabiensis in relation to agricultural practices in central Kenya. J Am Mosq Control Assoc. 2013 Sep; 29(3):222-30. PMID: 24199496.
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    20. Dugassa S, Lindh JM, Oyieke F, Mukabana WR, Lindsay SW, Fillinger U. Development of a gravid trap for collecting live malaria vectors Anopheles gambiae s.l. PLoS One. 2013; 8(7):e68948. PMID: 23861952.
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    21. Lorenz LM, Keane A, Moore JD, Munk CJ, Seeholzer L, Mseka A, Simfukwe E, Ligamba J, Turner EL, Biswaro LR, Okumu FO, Killeen GF, Mukabana WR, Moore SJ. Taxis assays measure directional movement of mosquitoes to olfactory cues. Parasit Vectors. 2013 May 03; 6:131. PMID: 23642138.
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    22. Nyasembe VO, Teal PE, Mukabana WR, Tumlinson JH, Torto B. Behavioural response of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae to host plant volatiles and synthetic blends. Parasit Vectors. 2012 Oct 15; 5:234. PMID: 23069316.
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    23. Mukabana WR, Mweresa CK, Omusula P, Orindi BO, Smallegange RC, van Loon JJ, Takken W. Evaluation of low density polyethylene and nylon for delivery of synthetic mosquito attractants. Parasit Vectors. 2012 Sep 19; 5:202. PMID: 22992518.
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    24. Imbahale SS, Mukabana WR, Orindi B, Githeko AK, Takken W. Variation in malaria transmission dynamics in three different sites in Western kenya. J Trop Med. 2012; 2012:912408. PMID: 22988466.
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    25. Imbahale SS, Githeko A, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Integrated mosquito larval source management reduces larval numbers in two highland villages in western Kenya. BMC Public Health. 2012 May 18; 12:362. PMID: 22607227.
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    26. Mukabana WR, Mweresa CK, Otieno B, Omusula P, Smallegange RC, van Loon JJ, Takken W. A novel synthetic odorant blend for trapping of malaria and other African mosquito species. J Chem Ecol. 2012 Mar; 38(3):235-44. PMID: 22426893.
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    27. Wanzala W, Takken W, Mukabana WR, Pala AO, Hassanali A. Ethnoknowledge of Bukusu community on livestock tick prevention and control in Bungoma district, western Kenya. J Ethnopharmacol. 2012 Mar 27; 140(2):298-324. PMID: 22306288.
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    28. Imbahale SS, Mweresa CK, Takken W, Mukabana WR. Development of environmental tools for anopheline larval control. Parasit Vectors. 2011 Jul 06; 4:130. PMID: 21733150.
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    29. Mala AO, Irungu LW, Shililu JI, Muturi EJ, Mbogo CM, Njagi JK, Mukabana WR, Githure JI. Plasmodium falciparum transmission and aridity: a Kenyan experience from the dry lands of Baringo and its implications for Anopheles arabiensis control. Malar J. 2011 May 14; 10:121. PMID: 21569546.
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    30. Imbahale SS, Paaijmans KP, Mukabana WR, van Lammeren R, Githeko AK, Takken W. A longitudinal study on Anopheles mosquito larval abundance in distinct geographical and environmental settings in western Kenya. Malar J. 2011 Apr 10; 10:81. PMID: 21477340.
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    31. Verhulst NO, Mbadi PA, Kiss GB, Mukabana WR, van Loon JJ, Takken W, Smallegange RC. Improvement of a synthetic lure for Anopheles gambiae using compounds produced by human skin microbiota. Malar J. 2011 Feb 08; 10:28. PMID: 21303496.
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    32. Smallegange RC, Schmied WH, van Roey KJ, Verhulst NO, Spitzen J, Mukabana WR, Takken W. Sugar-fermenting yeast as an organic source of carbon dioxide to attract the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae. Malar J. 2010 Oct 25; 9:292. PMID: 20973963.
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    33. Ogoma SB, Lweitoijera DW, Ngonyani H, Furer B, Russell TL, Mukabana WR, Killeen GF, Moore SJ. Screening mosquito house entry points as a potential method for integrated control of endophagic filariasis, arbovirus and malaria vectors. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2010 Aug 03; 4(8):e773. PMID: 20689815.
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    34. Imbahale SS, Fillinger U, Githeko A, Mukabana WR, Takken W. An exploratory survey of malaria prevalence and people's knowledge, attitudes and practices of mosquito larval source management for malaria control in western Kenya. Acta Trop. 2010 Sep; 115(3):248-56. PMID: 20399739.
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    35. Okumu FO, Killeen GF, Ogoma S, Biswaro L, Smallegange RC, Mbeyela E, Titus E, Munk C, Ngonyani H, Takken W, Mshinda H, Mukabana WR, Moore SJ. Development and field evaluation of a synthetic mosquito lure that is more attractive than humans. PLoS One. 2010 Jan 28; 5(1):e8951. PMID: 20126628.
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    36. Olanga EA, Okal MN, Mbadi PA, Kokwaro ED, Mukabana WR. Attraction of Anopheles gambiae to odour baits augmented with heat and moisture. Malar J. 2010 Jan 06; 9:6. PMID: 20051143.
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    37. Ogoma SB, Kannady K, Sikulu M, Chaki PP, Govella NJ, Mukabana WR, Killeen GF. Window screening, ceilings and closed eaves as sustainable ways to control malaria in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Malar J. 2009 Sep 29; 8:221. PMID: 19785779.
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    38. Sikulu M, Govella NJ, Ogoma SB, Mpangile J, Kambi SH, Kannady K, Chaki PC, Mukabana WR, Killeen GF. Comparative evaluation of the Ifakara tent trap-B, the standardized resting boxes and the human landing catch for sampling malaria vectors and other mosquitoes in urban Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Malar J. 2009 Aug 12; 8:197. PMID: 19674477.
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    39. Knols BG, Bossin HC, Mukabana WR, Robinson AS. Transgenic mosquitoes and the fight against malaria: managing technology push in a turbulent GMO world. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2007 Dec; 77(6 Suppl):232-42. PMID: 18165498.
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    40. Opiyo P, Mukabana WR, Kiche I, Mathenge E, Killeen GF, Fillinger U. An exploratory study of community factors relevant for participatory malaria control on Rusinga Island, western Kenya. Malar J. 2007 Apr 24; 6:48. PMID: 17456231.
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    41. Knols BG, Hood-Nowotny RC, Bossin H, Franz G, Robinson A, Mukabana WR, Kemboi SK. GM sterile mosquitoes--a cautionary note. Nat Biotechnol. 2006 Sep; 24(9):1067-8; discussion 1068. PMID: 16964206.
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    42. Njiru BN, Mukabana WR, Takken W, Knols BG. Trapping of the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae with odour-baited MM-X traps in semi-field conditions in western Kenya. Malar J. 2006 May 15; 5:39. PMID: 16700902.
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    43. Harbison JE, Mathenge EM, Misiani GO, Mukabana WR, Day JF. A simple method for sampling indoor-resting malaria mosquitoes Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles funestus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Africa. J Med Entomol. 2006 May; 43(3):473-9. PMID: 16739403.
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    44. Killeen GF, Tanner M, Mukabana WR, Kalongolela MS, Kannady K, Lindsay SW, Fillinger U, de Castro MC. Habitat targeting for controlling aquatic stages of malaria vectors in Africa. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2006 Apr; 74(4):517-8; author reply 519-20. PMID: 16606973.
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    45. Mukabana WR, Kannady K, Kiama GM, Ijumba JN, Mathenge EM, Kiche I, Nkwengulila G, Mboera L, Mtasiwa D, Yamagata Y, van Schayk I, Knols BG, Lindsay SW, Caldas de Castro M, Mshinda H, Tanner M, Fillinger U, Killeen GF. Ecologists can enable communities to implement malaria vector control in Africa. Malar J. 2006 Feb 03; 5:9. PMID: 16457724.
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    46. Lacroix R, Mukabana WR, Gouagna LC, Koella JC. Malaria infection increases attractiveness of humans to mosquitoes. PLoS Biol. 2005 Sep; 3(9):e298. PMID: 16076240.
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    47. Mshinda H, Killeen GF, Mukabana WR, Mathenge EM, Mboera LE, Knols BG. Development of genetically modified mosquitoes in Africa. Lancet Infect Dis. 2004 May; 4(5):264-5. PMID: 15120341.
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    48. Mukabana WR, Takken W, Killeen GF, Knols BG. Allomonal effect of breath contributes to differential attractiveness of humans to the African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Malar J. 2004 Jan 29; 3(1):1. PMID: 14748930.
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    49. Knols BG, Njiru BN, Mathenge EM, Mukabana WR, Beier JC, Killeen GF. MalariaSphere: a greenhouse-enclosed simulation of a natural Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) ecosystem in western Kenya. Malar J. 2002 Dec 18; 1:19. PMID: 12537599.
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    50. Mukabana WR, Takken W, Coe R, Knols BG. Host-specific cues cause differential attractiveness of Kenyan men to the African malaria vector Anopheles gambiae. Malar J. 2002 Dec 06; 1:17. PMID: 12513703.
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    51. Mukabana WR, Takken W, Knols BG. Analysis of arthropod bloodmeals using molecular genetic markers. Trends Parasitol. 2002 Nov; 18(11):505-9. PMID: 12473367.
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    52. Mukabana WR, Takken W, Seda P, Killeen GF, Hawley WA, Knols BG. Extent of digestion affects the success of amplifying human DNA from blood meals of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae). Bull Entomol Res. 2002 Jun; 92(3):233-9. PMID: 12088540.
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    53. Kamau L, Mukabana WR, Hawley WA, Lehmann T, Irungu LW, Orago AA, Collins FH. Analysis of genetic variability in Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles gambiae using microsatellite loci. Insect Mol Biol. 1999 May; 8(2):287-97. PMID: 10380112.
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