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19992020

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2020

Dengue importation into Europe: a network connectivity-based approach

Donald, S., C., C., Martins, MR. & Sousa, CA., 12 Mar 2020, In : PLoS ONE. Vol. 15, n.º 3, p. e0230274-e0230293 19 p., e0230274.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Predicting dengue importation into Europe, using machine learning and model-agnostic methods

Salami, D., Sousa, C. A., Martins, M. D. R. O. & Capinha, C., 16 Jun 2020, In : Scientific Reports. Vol. 10, n.º 1, p. 9689-9703 13 p., 9689.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Simulation models of dengue transmission in Funchal, Madeira Island: influence of seasonality

Salami, D., Capinha, C., Sousa, C. A., Martins, M. D. R. O. & Lord, C., 15 Apr 2020, (Submitted) In : MedRxiv. 44 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

What happens when we modify mosquitoes for disease prevention? A systematic review

Nazareth, T., Craveiro, I., Moutinho, A., Seixas, G., Gonçalves, C., Gonçalves, L., Teodósio, R. & Sousa, C. A., 1 Jan 2020, In : Emerging Microbes and Infections. 9, 1, p. 348-365 18 p.

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2019

An evaluation of efficacy of the auto-dissemination technique as a tool for Aedes aegypti control in Madeira, Portugal

Seixas, G., Richard Edward L., P., Bianca, P., Gonçalo M., A., Ana, D. J., Silva, A. C., Gregor J., D. & Sousa, CA., 3 May 2019, In : Parasites & Vectors. Vol. 12, n.º 1, p. 202-215 13 p., 202.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

First dengue virus seroprevalence study on Madeira Island after the 2012 outbreak indicates unreported dengue circulation

Heidi, A., Ana, D. J., Seixas, G., Nazareth, T., Saraden, I., Sokthearom, M., Veasna, D., Silva, A. C., Richard Edward L., P., Philippe, D. & Sousa, CA., 13 Mar 2019, In : Parasites & Vectors. Vol. 12, n.º 1, p. 103-114 11 p., 103.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
4 Citations (Scopus)

Origin and expansion of the mosquito Aedes aegypti in Madeira Island (Portugal)

Seixas, G., Salgueiro, P., A., B-B., Y., G., M., R-L., Gordicho, V., Ribolla, P., Bela, V., Silva, AC., Pinto, J. & Sousa, CA., 19 Feb 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, p. 2241-2254 13 p., 2241.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)

Phylogeography and invasion history of Aedes aegypti, the Dengue and Zika mosquito vector in Cape Verde islands (West Africa)

Salgueiro, P., Serrano, C., Gomes, B., Alves, J., Sousa, CA., Abecasis, AB. & Pinto, J., 3 Aug 2019, In : Evolutionary Applications. 12, 9, p. 1797-1811 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
1 Citation (Scopus)
2018

A novel nested polymerase chain reaction assay targeting Plasmodium mitochondrial DNA in field-collected Anopheles mosquitoes

Calzetta, M., Eleonora, P., Seixas, G., Sousa, CA., Wamdaogo Moussa, G., N'Falé, S., Della Torre, A., Pinto, J., Pombi, M. & Mancini, E., Sep 2018, In : Medical and Veterinary Entomology. Vol. 32, n.º 3, p. p. 372-377 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

Making games, making literacy: A case-study in formal educational contexts

Sousa, C., Cardoso, D., Costa, C. & Tyner, K., 1 Jan 2018, Proceedings of the 12th European Conference on Game-Based Learning, ECGBL 2018. Ciussi, M. (ed.). Dechema e.V., p. 608-615 8 p. (Proceedings of the European Conference on Games-based Learning; vol. 2018-October).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Population structure of a vector of human diseases: Aedes aegypti in its ancestral range, Africa

P., K., BR, E., Gloria-Soria, A., Kamgang, B., M, M., M, L., G, L. G., Ayala, D., Paupy, C., Badolo, A., Pinto, J., Sousa, CA., AD, T. & Powell, J. R., 13 Jul 2018, In : Ecology and Evolution. Vol. 8, n.º 16, p. p. 7835-7848 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Potential of Aedes aegypti populations in Madeira Island to transmit dengue and chikungunya viruses

Seixas, G., Jupille, H., Pei Shi, Y., Bela, V., Failloux, A. B. & Sousa, CA., 12 Sep 2018, In : Parasites & Vectors. 11, 1, p. 509-517 8 p., 509.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
5 Citations (Scopus)
2017

From the Laboratory to the Field: Updating Capacity Building in Medical Entomology

Almeida, A. P. G., Fouque, F., Launois, P., Sousa, C. A. & Silveira, H., 1 Sep 2017, In : Trends in Parasitology. Vol. 33, n.º 9, p. p. 664-668 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalShort survey

2 Citations (Scopus)

Insecticide resistance is mediated by multiple mechanisms in recently introduced Aedes aegypti from Madeira Island (Portugal)

Seixas, G., Grigoraki, L., Weetman, D., Vicente, J. L., Silva, A. C., Pinto, J., Vontas, J. & Sousa, C. A., 24 Jul 2017, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 11, 7, e0005799.

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21 Citations (Scopus)
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Massive introgression drives species radiation at the range limit of Anopheles gambiae

Vicente, J. L., Clarkson, C. S., Caputo, B., Gomes, B., Pombi, M., Sousa, C. A., Antao, T., DInis, J., Bottà, G., Mancini, E., Petrarca, V., Mead, D., Drury, E., Stalker, J., Miles, A., Kwiatkowski, D. P., Donnelly, M. J., Rodrigues, A., Torre, A. D., Weetman, D. & 1 others, Pinto, J., 18 Apr 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, p. 46451-46464 13 p., 46451.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)
2016

Climate change and mosquito-borne disease

Nazareth, T., Seixas, G. & Sousa, CA., 2016, Climate Change and Health: Climate Change Management. Springer

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Comparative morphological and molecular analysis confirms the presence of the West Nile virus mosquito vector, Culex univittatus, in the Iberian Peninsula

De Pinho Mixão, V., Bravo-Barriga, D., Parreira, R., Novo, M. T., Sousa, C. A., Frontera, E., Venter, M., Braack, L. & Almeida, A. P. G., 25 Nov 2016, In : Parasites & Vectors. 9, 1, 601.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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9 Citations (Scopus)
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Global genetic diversity of Aedes aegypti

Gloria-Soria, A., Ayala, D., Bheecarry, A., Calderon-Arguedas, O., Chadee, D. D., Chiappero, M., Coetzee, M., Elahee, K. B., Fernandez-Salas, I., Kamal, H. A., Kamgang, B., Khater, E. I. M., Kramer, L. D., Kramer, V., Lopez-Solis, A., Lutomiah, J., Martins, A., Micieli, M. V., Paupy, C., Ponlawat, A. & 10 others, Rahola, N., Rasheed, S. B., Richardson, J. B., Saleh, A. A., Sanchez-Casas, R. M., Seixas, G., Sousa, C. A., Tabachnick, W. J., Troyo, A. & Powell, J. R., 1 Nov 2016, In : Molecular Ecology. 25, 21, p. 5377-5395 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

69 Citations (Scopus)

Mapping risk of malaria transmission in mainland Portugal using a mathematical modelling approach

Gomes, E., Capinha, C., Rocha, J. & Sousa, C., 1 Nov 2016, In : PlosOne. 11, 11, e0164788.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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8 Citations (Scopus)
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Microencapsulation of citronella oil for release as an insect repellent

Ribeiro, AR., Marques, J., Forte, M., Parpot, P., Oliveira, C., Pereira, AI., Andrade, L., Azenha, C., Mendes, A., Alves, GM., Sousa, CA. & Tavares, CJ., 2016, In : Applied Materials Today. 5, p. 90 97 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)

Zika Virus, a New Threat for Europe?

Jupille, H., Seixas, G., Mousson, L., Sousa, C. A. & Failloux, A. B., 9 Aug 2016, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 10, 8, e0004901.

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53 Citations (Scopus)
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2015

Approaches to passive mosquito surveillance in the EU

Kampen, H., Medlock, J. M., Vaux, A. G. C., Koenraadt, C. J. M., Van Vliet, A. J. H., Bartumeus, F., Oltra, A., Sousa, C. A., Chouin, S. & Werner, D., 8 Jan 2015, In : Parasites & Vectors. 8, 1, 9.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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52 Citations (Scopus)
39 Downloads (Pure)

Dengue fever in Europe: could there be an epidemic in the future?

Parreira, R. & Sousa, C. A., 1 Jan 2015, In : Expert Review of Anti-Infective Therapy. 13, 1, p. 29-40 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

4 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
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3 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)

Limited genomic divergence between intraspecific forms of Culex pipiens under different ecological pressures

Wilding, C. S., Weetman, D., Sousa, C. A., Novo, M. T., Savage, H. M., Almeida, A. P. G., Pinto, J. & Donnelly, M. J., 16 Sep 2015, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 15, 1, 197.

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4 Citations (Scopus)
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2014

Artrópodes com importância Médica

Sousa, CA. & Pinto, J., 2014, Microbiologia Médica. Lidel - Edições Técnicas Lda., Vol. 2. p. 516-537 78

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

First report of an exophilic Anopheles arabiensis population in Bissau City, Guinea-Bissau: Recent introduction or sampling bias?

Gordicho, V., Vicente, J. L., Sousa, C. A., Caputo, B., Pombi, M., Dinis, J., Seixas, G., Palsson, K., Weetman, D., Rodrigues, A., Della Torre, A. & Pinto, J. P. S. D. S., 2014, In : Malaria Journal. 13, 1, 423.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)

Macroclimate determines the global range limit of Aedes aegypti

Capinha, C., Rocha, J. & Sousa, C. A., 2014, In : EcoHealth. 11, 3, p. 420-428 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Citations (Scopus)

Mosquito control might not bolster imperfect dengue vaccines

Paul, R., Sousa, C., Sakuntabhai, A. & Devine, G., 15 Nov 2014, In : Lancet. 384, 9956, p. 1747-1748 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

4 Citations (Scopus)

Satellite-derived estimation of environmental suitability for malaria vector development in Portugal

Benali, A., Nunes, J. P., Freitas, F. B., Sousa, C. A., Novo, M. T., Lourenço, P. M., Lima, JC., Seixas, J. & Almeida, A. P. G., 5 Apr 2014, In : Remote Sensing Of Environment. 145, p. 116-130 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Citations (Scopus)
13 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
2013

Aedes aegypti on Madeira Island (Portugal): genetic variation of a recently introduced dengue vector

Seixas, G., Salgueiro, P., Silva, A., Campos, M., Spenassatto, C., Reyes_Lugo, M., Novo, M. T. L. M., Ribolla, P., Pinto, J. P. S. D. S. & Sousa, C. A. G. C. D. C., 1 Jan 2013, In : Memórias Do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 108 Suppl 1, NA, p. 3-10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
25 Citations (Scopus)

Feeding patterns of molestus and pipiens forms of Culex pipiens (Diptera: Culicidae) in a region of high hybridization.

Gomes, B., Sousa, C. A. G. C. D. C., Vicente, J., Pinho, L., Calderón, I., Arez, E., Almeida, A. P. G. D., Donnelly, M. J. & Pinto, J. P. S. D. S., 1 Jan 2013, In : Parasites & Vectors. 6, NA, p. 93

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
41 Citations (Scopus)
93 Citations (Scopus)
2011

Anopheles atroparvus density modeling using MODIS NDVI in a former malarious area in Portugal.

Lourenço, P. M., Sousa, C. A. G. C. D. C., Seixas, J., Lopes, P., Novo, M. T. L. M. & Almeida, A. P. G. D., 1 Jan 2011, In : Journal of Vector Ecology. 36, 2, p. 279-91

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
21 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic and phenotypic variation of the malaria vector Anopheles atroparvus in southern Europe.

Vicente, JL., Sousa, C. A. G. C. D. C., Alten, B., Caglar, SS., Facultá, E., Latorre, JM., Toty, C., Barré, H., Demirci, B., Luca, MD., Toma, L., Alves, R., Salgueiro, P., Silva, TL., Bargues, MD., Mas-Coma, S., Boccolini, D., Romi, R., Nicolescu, G., Rosário, V. E. D. & 3 others, Ozer, N., Fontenille, D. & Pinto, J., 1 Jan 2011, In : Malaria Journal. 10, NA, p. 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
22 Citations (Scopus)

Genetic diversity and natural resistance to maraviroc in HIV-1 strains circulating among intravenous drug users in the Greater Lisbon

Sousa, C., [Unknown], V., Castro, S., Venenno, T., Pádua, E., Esteves, A., Parreira, R. & Piedade, J., 2011.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

Modelação geográfica em SIG do risco de re-emergência de malária em Portugal Continental

Sousa, C. A. G. C. D. C., Almeida, A. P. G. D. & Rosário, V. E. D., 1 Jan 2011, Trunfos de uma Geografia Activa. Desenvolvimento local, ambiente, ordenamento e tecnologia. Coimbra: Imprensa da Universidade de Coimbra, p. 585-592

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2010

A aplicação de Sistemas de Informação Geográfica na modelação de distribuição de vectores de doenças: o mosquito vector da malária Anopheles atroparvus em Portugal Continental.

Rosário, V. E. D., Sousa, C. A. G. C. D. C. & Almeida, A. P. G. D., 1 Jan 2010, Actas da VI Conferência Nacional de Cartografia e Geodesia. p. 630-639

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Modelação espacial do risco de reintrodução de malária em Portugal Continental.

Almeida, A. P. G. D., Sousa, C. A. G. C. D. C. & Rosário, V. E. D., 1 Jan 2010, (Proceedings of the event). p. NA

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution