PUBLICATIONS

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2014

Abdalla, H., Matambo, T. S., Koekemoer, L. L., Mnzava, A. P., Hunt, R. H., & Coetzee, M. (2008). Insecticide susceptibility and vector status of natural populations of Anopheles arabiensis from Sudan. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene102(3), 263-271.

LINK: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0035920307003574


Christian, R.N., Coetzer, N., Coetzee, M. & Koekemoer, L.L. (2014). Expression profile analysis of detoxification genes in different life stages of Anopheles funestusParasites and Vectors  (Submitted).


Dahan, Y.L. & Koekemoer, L.L. (2014). Analysis of the genitalia rotation in the male Anopheles funestus (Diptera: Culicidae). Acta Tropica. (In Press).


Knox, T.B., Juma, E.O., Ochnomo, E.O., Jamet, H.P., Ndungo, L., Chege, P., bayoh, M.N., N’Guessan, R., Christian, R.N., Hunt, R.H. & Coetzee, M. (2014). An online tool for mapping insecticide resistance in major Anopheles vectors of human malaria parasites and review of resistance status for the Afrotropical region. Parasites & vectors7(1), 76.

LINK: http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1756-3305-7-76.pdf


Koekemoer, L., Waniwa, K., Brooke, B., Nkosi, G., Mabuza, A., & Coetzee, M. (2013). Larval salinity tolerance of two members of the Anopheles funestus group. Medical and Veterinary Entomology.


Munhenga, G., Brooke, B. D., Spillings, B., Essop, L., Hunt, R. H., Midzi, S., Govender, D., Braack, L. & Koekemoer, L. L. (2014). Field study site selection, species abundance and monthly distribution of anopheline mosquitoes in the northern Kruger National Park, South Africa. Malaria journal13(1), 27.

2013

 

Engelbrecht, D & Coetzer, T.L . (2013) Turning up the heat: heat stress induces markers of programmed cell death in Plasmodium falciparum in vitro. Cell Death and Disease (in press)


Koekemoer, LL, Waniwa, K., Brooke, BD., Nkosi, G., Mabuza, A. (2013) Larval salinity tolerance of two members of the Anopheles funestus group. Medical and Veterinary Entomology (in press)


Dahan, Y.L. & Koekoemoer, L.L. (2013) Analysis of the genitalia rotation in the male Anopheles funestus (Diptera: Culicidae). Acta Tropica (in press)


Brooke, B.D., Koekemoer, L.L., Kruger, P., Urbach, J., Misiani, E. & Coetzee, M. (2013) Malaria vector control in South Africa. South African Medical Journal 103(10 Suppl 2): 784-788.

LINK: http://www.samj.org.za/index.php/samj/article/view/7447


Choi, K.S., Coetzee, M., Koekemoer, L.L.  Detection of clade types (clades i and II) within Anopheles funestus sensu stricto by the hydrolysis probe analysis (Taqman assay). Parasites and Vectors (2013) 6:173.

LINK: http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/6/1/173


Coetzee, M. & Koekemoer, L.L (2013) Molecular systematics and insecticide resistance in the major African malaria vector, Anopheles funestus. Annual Review of Entomology 58: 393-412.

LINK: http://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs/10.1146/annurev-ento-120811-153628


Coetzee, M., Hunt, R.H., Wilkerson, R., Della Torre, A., Coulibaly, M.B. & Besansky, N.J. (2013) Anopheles coluzzii and Anopheles amharicus, new members of the Anopheles gambiae complex. Zootaxa 3619: 246-274.

LINK: http://biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.3619.3.2


Coetzee, M. & Kment, P (2013) Rusingeria nom. nov, a new substitute name for Usingeria Coetzee & Segerman, 1992 (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Cimicidae). Zootaxa 3664: 99-100.

LINK: http://biotaxa.org/Zootaxa/article/view/zootaxa.3664.1.10


Coetzee, M., Kruger, P., Hunt, R.H., Durrheim, D.N., Urbach, J. & Hansford, C.F (2013) Malaria in South Africa: 110 years of learning to control the disease. South African Medical Journal 103 (10 Suppl 2): 770-778.

LINK: http://www.samj.org.za/index.php/samj/article/view/7446


Fettene, M., Olana, D., Christian, R.N., Koekemoer, L.L., Coetzee, M. (2013) Insecticide resistance in Anopheles arabiensis from Ethiopia.  African Entomology 21:  89-94.

LINK: http://www.bioone.org/doi/abs/10.4001/003.021.0109


Haji, K.A., Khatib, B.O., Smith, S., Ali, A.S., Devine, G.J., Coetzee, M. & Majambere, S (2013) Challenges for malaria elimination in Zanzibar: pyrethroid resistance in malaria vectors and poor performance of long-lasting insecticide nets. Parasites & Vectors 6: 82.

LINK: http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/6/1/82


Kanza, J.P.B., Fahime, E.E., Alaoui, S., Essassi, E.M., Brooke, B., Malafu, A.N. & Tezzo, F.W (2013) Pyrethroid, DDT and malathion resistance in the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae from the Democratic Republic of Congo. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene 107: 8-14.

LINK: http://trstmh.oxfordjournals.org/content/107/1/8.long


Lo, T.M., Coetzee, M. (2013) Marked biological differences between insecticide resistant and susceptible strains of Anopheles funestus infected with the murine parasite Plasmodium berghei. Parasites and Vectors  6:184.

LINK: http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/6/1/184


Lyons, C.L., Coetzee, M. & Chown, S.L. (2013) Stable and fluctuating temperature effects on the development rate and survival of two malaria vectors, Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles funestus. Parasites & Vectors 6: 104.

LINK: http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/6/1/104


Menard, R., Tavares, J., Cockburn, I., Markus, M., Zavala, F & Amino, R. (2013) Looking under the skin: the first steps in malarial infection and immunity. Nature Reviews Microbiology 11: 701-712.

LINK: http://www.nature.com/nrmicro/journal/v11/n10/full/nrmicro3111.html


Naidoo, K & Coetzer, T.L (2013) Reduced glycerol incorporation into phospholipids contributes to impaired intra-erythrocytic growth of glycerol kinase knockout Plasmodium falciparum parasites. Biochim et Biophys Acta, General subjects, 1830(11):5326-5334

LINK: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0304416513003504


 

Naidoo D, van Zyl RL, de Wet H, van Vuuren SF. (2013) Plants traditionally used (individually and in combination) to treat sexually transmitted infections in northern Maputaland: Antimicrobial activity and cytotoxicity. Journal of Ethnopharmacology 149: 656–667.

LINK: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jep.2013.07.018


 

Nardini, L., Christian, R. N., Coetzer, N., & Koekemoer, L. L. (2013). DDT and pyrethroid resistance in Anopheles arabiensis from South Africa. Parasites & vectors6(1), 229.

LINK: http://www.biomedcentral.com/content/pdf/1475-2875-12-44.pdf


Oliver, S.V. & Brooke, B.D. (2013) The effect of larval nutritional deprivation on the life history and DDT resistance phenotype in laboratory strains of the malaria vector Anopheles arabiensis. Malaria Journal 12: 44.

LINK:  http://www.malariajournal.com/content/12/1/44


Salahuddin A, Inam A, van Zyl RL, Heslop DC, Chen C-T, Avecilla F, Agarwal SM, Azam A. (2013)

Synthesis and evaluation of 7-chloro-4-(piperazin-1-yl)quinolinesulfonamide as hybrid antiprotozoal agents. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry 21: 3080–3089.

LINK:  http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.bmc.2013.03.052


Vezenegho, S.B., Chiphwanya, J., Hunt, R.H., Coetzee, M., Bass, C. & Koekemoer, L.L. (2013) Characterization of the Anopheles funestus group 
including Anopheles funestus-like from northern Malawi. Transactions of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene  doi:10.1093/trstmh/trt089

LINK: http://trstmh.oxfordjournals.org/content/107/12/753

2012

Blanford, S., Jenkins, N.E., Christian, R., Chan, B.H.C., Nardini, L., Osae, M., Koekemoer, L.L., Coetzee, M., Read, A.F. & Thomas, M.B. (2012) Storage and persistence of a candidate fungal biopesticide for use against adult malaria vectors. Malaria Journal 11: 354.

LINK: http://www.malariajournal.com/content/11/1/354


Choi, K.S., Koekemoer, L.L., Coetzee, M. (2012) Population genetic structure of the major malaria vector Anopheles funestus s.s. and allied species in Southern Africa. Parasites and Vectors 5:283.

LINK: http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/5/1/283


Engelbrecht, D., Coetzer, T.L. (2012) The walking dead: Is hydroethidine a suitable viability dye for intra-erythrocytic Plasmodium falciparumParasitology International 61(4): 731-734.

LINK: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1383576912000955


Engelbrecht, D., Durand, P.M., Coetzer, T.L. (2012) On programmed cell death in Plasmodium falciparum: Status quo. Journal of Tropical Medicine, art. no. 646534.

LINK: http://www.hindawi.com/journals/jtm/2012/646534/


Li, X., Marinkovic, M., Russo, C., McKnight, C.J., Coetzer, T.L., Chishti, A.H. (2012) Identification of a specific region of Plasmodium falciparum EBL-1 that binds to host receptor glycophorin B and inhibits merozoite invasion in human red blood cells. Molecular and Biochemical Parasitology (2012) 183 (1): 23-31.

LINK: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0166685112000199


Lyons, C.L., Coetzee, M., Terblanche, J.S. & Chown, S.L. (2012) Thermal limits of wild and laboratory strains of two African malaria vector species, Anopheles arabiensis and Anopheles funestus. Malaria Journal 11: 226.

LINK: http://www.malariajournal.com/content/11/1/226


Nardini, L., Christian, R.N., Coetzer, N., Ranson, H., Coetzee, M. & Koekemoer, L.L. (2012). Detoxification enzymes associated with insecticide resistance in laboratory strains of Anopheles arabiensis of different geographic origin. Parasites & Vectors 5: 113.

LINK:  http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/5/1/113


Sinka, M.E., Bangs, M.J., Manguin, S., Rubio-Palis, Y., Chareonviriyaphap, T., Coetzee, M., Mbogo, C.M., Hemingway, J., Patil, A.P., Temperley, W.H., Gething, P.W., Kabaria, C.W., Burkot, T.R., Harbach, R.E. & Hay, S.I. (2012) A global map of dominant malaria vectors. Parasites & Vectors 5: 69.

LINK: http://www.parasitesandvectors.com/content/5/1/69