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Publications (last updated 12/2/2014)

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34] A cluster randomized trial comparing deltamethrin and bendiocarb as insecticides for indoor residual spraying to control malaria on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea (2016) Bradley J, D Hergott, G Garcia, J Lines, J Cook, MA Slotman, WP Phiri, C Schwabe, I Kleinschmidt. Malaria Journal 15:378


33] Genome-wide divergence in the West-African Malaria Vector Anopheles melas (2016) Deitz KC, G Athrey, M Jawara, HJ Overgaard, A Matias, MA Slotman. G3: Genes, Genomes, Genetics.


32] Increasing Outdoor Host-seeking in Anopheles gambiae over 6 years of vector control on Bioko Island (2016) Meyers JI,  S Pathikonda, ZR Popkin-Hall, MC Medeiros, G Fuseini, A Matias, G Garcia, HJ Overgaard, V Kulkarni, VP Reddy, C Schwabe, J Lines, I Kleinschmidt, MA Slotman. Malaria Journal 15:239.


31] Outdoor biting by Anopheles mosquitoes on Bioko Island does not currently impact on malaria control (2015)  Bradley J, J Lines, G Fuseini, C Schwabe, F Monti, MA Slotman, D Vargas, G Garcia, D Hergott, I Kleinschmidt. Malaria Journal 14:170


30] Highly evolvable malaria vectors: The genomes of 16 Anopheles mosquitoes (2015) DE Neafsey et al. (113 authors) Science 347 6217:1258524


29] Extensive introgression in a malaria vector species complex revealed by phylogenomics (2015) MC Fontaine, JB Pease, A Steele, RM Waterhouse, DE Neafsey, IV Sharakhov, X Jiang, AB Hall, F Catteruccia, E Kakani, SN Mitchell, Y-C Wu, HA smith, RR Love, MK Lawniczak, MA Slotman, SJ Emrich, MW Hahn and NJ Besansky. Science 347, 6217:1258522


28] Large Fluctuations in the Effective Population Size of the Malaria Mosquito Anopheles gambiae s.s. During Vector Control Cycle (2013) Hodges TK, G Athrey, KC Deitz, HJ Overgaard, A Matias, A Caccone, and MA Slotman Evolutionary Applications 6: 1171-1183


27] Five Years of Malaria Control in the Continental Region, Equatorial Guinea. (2013) Rehman AM, AG Mann, C Schwabe, MR Reddy, IR Gomes, MA Slotman, L Yellott, A Matias, A Caccone, GN Nchama, I Kleinschmidt  Malaria Journal 12: 154 


26] Insecticide Resistance Allele Frequencies Before and After Initiation of Anti-Vector Interventions in Continental Equatorial Guinea (2013) Reddy MR, A Godoy, K Dion, A Matias, AE Kiszewski, JR Powell, A Caccone and MA Slotman. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 88: 897-907.


25] The Effective Population Size of Malaria Mosquitoes: Large Impact of Vector Control (2012) Athrey G, TK Hodges, MR Reddy, HJ Overgaard, A Matias, FC Ridl, I Kleinschmidt, A Caccone, MA Slotman. PLoS Genetics 8 (12): e1003097.


24] Malaria transmission after 5 years of vector control on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea (2012) Overgaard HJ, VP Reddy, S Abaga, A Matias, MR Reddy, V Kulkarni, C Schwabe, L Segura, I Kleinschmidt, MA Slotman. Parasites and Vectors 5: 253


23] Genetic Isolation within the Malaria Mosquito Anopheles melas (2012) Deitz KC, G Athrey, MR Reddy, HJ Overgaard, AM Matias, J Musa, A della Torre, J Pinto, AE Kiszewski, C Costantini, A Caccone and MA Slotman. Molecular Ecology 21: 4498-4513.


22] Limited Usefulness of Microsatellite Markers from the Malaria Vector Anopheles gambiae when Applied to the Closely Related Species Anopheles melas (2012) Deitz KC, VP Reddy, M Reddy, N Satyanarayanah, M Lindsey, HJ Overgaard, J Musa, A Caccone and MA Slotman. 

Journal of Heredity 103(4): 585-593


21] Light Traps Fail to Estimate Reliable Malaria Mosquito Biting Rates on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea (2012) Overgaard HJ, S Sæebø, MR Reddy, VP Reddy, S Abaga, A Matias and MA Slotman. Malaria Journal 11:56


20] Outdoor host-seeking behaviour of Anopheles gambiae mosquitoes following initiation of malaria vector control on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea (2011) Reddy MR, HJ Overgaard, S Abaga, VP Reddy, A Caccone, AE Kiszewski, MA Slotman. Malaria Journal 10:184


19] Worldwide patterns of genetic differentiation imply multiple "domestications" of Aedes aegypti, a major vector of human diseases (2011) Brown JE, CS McBride, P Johnson, S Ritchie, C Paupy, H Bossin, J Lutomiah, I Fernandez-Salas, A Ponlawat, AJ Cornel, WC Black, IV, N Gorrochotegui-Escalante, L Urdaneta-Marquez, M Sylla, M Slotman, C Walker, JR Powell.

Proc. Royal Soc. B 278: 2446-2456


18] Anopheles immune genes and amino acid sites evolving under the effect of positive selection (2010) Parmakelis A, M Moustaka, N Poulakakis, C Louis, MA Slotman, JC Marshall, PH Awono-Ambene, C Antonio-Nkondjio, F Simard, A Caccone, JR Powell. PLoS ONE 5 (1): e8885


17] Clarification of anomalies in the application of a 2La molecular karyotyping method  for the malaria vector Anopheles gambiae (2008) Ng'habi KR, CR Meneses, AJ Cornel, MA Slotman, GJ Knols, HM Ferguson and GC Lanzaro. Parasites & Vectors 1: 45


16] Polymorphic Microsatellite Markers for the Tsetse Fly Glossina fuscipes fuscipes (Diptera: Glossinidae), a vector of Human African Trypanosomiasis (2008) Brown JE, KJ Komatsu, PP Abila, AS Robinson, LMA. Okedi, N Dyer, MJ Donnelly, MA Slotman, and A Caccone. Molecular Ecology Resources 8:1506-1508


15] High Levels of Genetic Differentiation Between Ugandan Glossina fuscipes fuscipes Populations Separated by Lake Kyoga (2008) Abila PP,  MA Slotman, A Parmakelis*, KB Dion*, AS Robinson, VB Muwanika, JCK. Enyaru, LM Lokedi, S Aksoy, A Caccone.

PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases 2, e242 


14] The molecular evolution of four anti-malarial immune genes in the Anopheles gambiae complex (2008) Parmakelis A, MA Slotman, JC Marshall, P Awono-Ambene, C Antonio-Nkondjio, F Simard, A Caccone, JR Powell.  BMC Evolutionary Biology 8:79


13] Patterns of  selection in anti-malarial immune genes in malaria vectors: evidence for  adaptive evolution in LRIM1 in Anopheles arabiensis (2007) Slotman MA, A Parmakelis, JC Marshall, PH Awono-Ambene, C Antonio-Nkondjo, F Simard, A Caccone and JR Powell.  PLoS One 2(8): e793


12] Longitudinal survey of knockdown resistance to pyrethroid (kdr) in Mali, West Africa, and evidence of its emergence in the Bamako form of Anopheles gambiae s.s. (2007) Tripet F, JA Wright, A Cornel, A Fofana, R MacAbee, CR Meneses, LJ Reimer, MA Slotman, TC Thiemann, G Dolo, S Traoré and GC Lanzaro. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 76: 81-87


11] Evidence for subdivision within the M molecular form of Anopheles gambiae s.s. (2007) Slotman MA, F Tripet, AJ Cornel, CR Meneses, Y Lee, LJ Reimer, TC Thieman, E Fondjo, A Fofana, SF Traoré and GC Lanzaro. Molecular Ecology 16: 639-649


10] Polymorphic microsatellite markers for studies of Aedes aegypti, the vector of dengue and yellow fever (2007) Slotman MA, NB Kelly, LC Harrington, S Kittahwee, JW Jones, TW Scott, A Caccone and JR Powell.  Molecular Ecology Notes 7: 168-171


9] Reduced recombination rate and genetic differentiation between the M and S forms of Anopheles gambiae (2006) Slotman MA, L Reimer, T Thiemann, G Dolo, E Fondjo, and GC Lanzaro. Genetics 174: 2081-2093


8] Resolution of phylogenetic relationships of the major subfamilies of the Delphacidae (Homoptera: Fulgoroidea) using the mitochondrial ribosomal DNA (2006) Dijkstra E, MA Slotman and RJ Post. Insect Science 13-167-177


7] Genetic differentiation between the Bamako and Savanna chromosomal forms of Anopheles gambiae as indicated by AFLP analysis (2006) MA Slotman, MM Mendez, A della Torre, G Dolo, Y Touré and A Caccone. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 74: 641-648


6] An unusual distribution of the kdr gene among populations of Anopheles gambiae on the Island of Bioko, Equatorial Guinea (2005) Reimer L, F Tripet, M Slotman, A Spielman and GC Lanzaro. Insect Molecular Biology 14: 683-688


5] Differential introgression of chromosomal regions between Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles arabiensis (2005) Slotman MA, A della Torre, M Calzetta and JR Powell.

Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg. 73: 326-335


4] Genetic variation of the sand fly salivary protein, Sp-15, a potential vaccine candidate against Leishmania major (2005) Elnaiem DA, C Meneses, M Slotman and GC Lanzaro.

Insect Molecular Biology 14: 145-150


3] Female sterility in hybrids between Anopheles gambiae and An. arabiensis and the causes of Haldane’s rule (2005) Slotman M, A della Torre and JR Powell. Evolution 59: 1016-1026


2] The genetics of inviability and male sterility in hybrids between Anopheles gambiae and Anopheles arabiensis (2004) Slotman M, A della Torre and JR Powell. Genetics 167: 275-287


1] Attempts to molecularly distinguish cryptic taxa in Anopheles gambiae s.s. (2001) Gentile G, M Slotman, V Ketmaier, JR Powell and A Caccone. Insect Molecular Biology 10(1): 25-32

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Mosquito Evolutionary Genetics and Genomics