Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Vector-Borne Diseases

Recent Developments in Epidemiology and Control

Edited by David Claborn

Missouri State University


Sujit Bhattacharya

University of Calcutta

Syamal Roy

National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research

Vector-Borne Diseases - Recent Developments in Epidemiology and Control utilizes the unique capabilities of open-access publishing to share exciting developments in the biology, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases spread by arthropods. From malaria to dengue to leishmaniasis, the diseases addressed in this book continue to present threats to the life and well-being of millions around the world. The international cast of writers published here provide specific insight into a full spectrum of diseases spread by insects and their close relatives.

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Vector-Borne DiseasesRecent Developments in Epidemiology and ControlEdited by David Claborn

Published: June 3rd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.83110

ISBN: 978-1-83880-022-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-83880-021-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83880-038-3

Copyright year: 2020

Books open for chapter submissions

6435 Total Chapter Downloads

5 Crossref Citations

14 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Vector-Borne Diseases

By David Claborn


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2. Emerging Vector-Borne Diseases in Central Africa: A Threat to Animal Production and Human Health

By Lisette Kohagne Tongue and Arouna Njayou Ngapagna


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3. Mosquito-Borne Viral Diseases: Control and Prevention in the Genomics Era

By Vagner Fonseca, Joilson Xavier, San Emmanuel James, Tulio de Oliveira, Ana Maria Bispo de Filippis, Luiz Carlos Junior Alcantara and Marta Giovanetti


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4. New Ways to Tackle Malaria

By Susanta Kumar Ghosh and Chaitali Ghosh


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5. Effect of Bendiocarb Indoor Residual Spraying on Entomological Inoculation Rate of Anopheles arabiensis in Northwestern Highlands of Ethiopia

By Alemayehu Abate and Melaku Wale


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6. The Effects of Infection on Mosquito Rhythmic Behavior

By Rafaela Vieira Bruno, Luana Cristina Farnesi and Luciana Ordunha Araripe


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7. Metabarcoding: A Powerful Yet Still Underestimated Approach for the Comprehensive Study of Vector-Borne Pathogen Transmission Cycles and Their Dynamics

By Anette Hernández-Andrade, Joel Moo-Millan, Nohemi Cigarroa-Toledo, Angel Ramos-Ligonio, Claudia Herrera, Bruno Bucheton, Jean-Mathieu Bart, Vincent Jamonneau, Anne-Laure Bañuls, Christophe Paupy, David Roiz, Denis Sereno, Carlos N. Ibarra-Cerdeña, Carlos Machaín-Williams, Julián García-Rejón, Sébastien Gourbière, Christian Barnabé, Jenny Telleria, Bruno Oury, Frédérique Brenière, Frédéric Simard, Miguel Rosado, Philippe Solano, Eric Dumonteil and Etienne Waleckx


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8. Wnt5A Signaling Antagonizes Leishmania donovani Infection

By Arijit Chakraborty, Shreyasi Maity and Malini Sen


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9. Biological Role of Chalcones in Medicinal Chemistry

By Sunil Tekale, Samson Mashele, Ofentse Pooe, Shivaji Thore, Pravin Kendrekar and Rajandra Pawar


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10. Role of cAMP Homeostasis in Intra-Macrophage Survival and Infectivity of Unicellular Parasites like Leishmania

By Arunima Biswas, Anindita Bhattacharjee and Pijush K. Das


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