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Bernard A. Okech - Publications

Affiliations: 
Environmental and Global Health University of Florida, Gainesville, Gainesville, FL, United States 
Area:
Mosquito transmitted diseases
Website:
http://www.whitney.ufl.edu/research_programs/okech-CV.htm

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2016 Frederick J, Saint Jean Y, Lemoine JF, Dotson EM, Mace KE, Chang M, Slutsker L, Le Menach A, Beier JC, Eisele TP, Okech BA, Beau de Rochars VM, Carter KH, Keating J, Impoinvil DE. Malaria vector research and control in Haiti: a systematic review. Malaria Journal. 15: 376. PMID 27443992 DOI: 10.1186/s12936-016-1436-x  0.88
2015 Elbadry MA, Al-Khedery B, Tagliamonte MS, Yowell CA, Raccurt CP, Existe A, Boncy J, Weppelmann TA, De Rochars VE, Lemoine JF, Okech BA, Dame JB. High prevalence of asymptomatic malaria infections: a cross-sectional study in rural areas in six departments in Haiti. Malaria Journal. 14: 510. PMID 26689195 DOI: 10.1186/s12936-015-1051-2  0.88
2015 Carter TE, Malloy H, Existe A, Memnon G, St Victor Y, Okech BA, Mulligan CJ. Genetic Diversity of Plasmodium falciparum in Haiti: Insights from Microsatellite Markers. Plos One. 10: e0140416. PMID 26462203 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0140416  0.88
2015 Boncy PJ, Adrien P, Lemoine JF, Existe A, Henry PJ, Raccurt C, Brasseur P, Fenelon N, Dame JB, Okech BA, Kaljee L, Baxa D, Prieur E, El Badry MA, Tagliamonte MS, et al. Malaria elimination in Haiti by the year 2020: an achievable goal? Malaria Journal. 14: 237. PMID 26043728 DOI: 10.1186/s12936-015-0753-9  0.88
2015 Beau De Rochars VE, Alam MT, Telisma T, Masse R, Chavannes S, Anilis MG, Guillaume HJ, Gelin G, Kirkpatrick EL, Okech BA, Weppelmann TA, Rashid M, Karst S, Johnson JA, Ali A, et al. Spectrum of outpatient illness in a school-based cohort in Haiti, with a focus on diarrheal pathogens. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 92: 752-7. PMID 25732684 DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0059  0.88
2015 Carter TE, Boulter A, Existe A, Romain JR, St Victor JY, Mulligan CJ, Okech BA. Artemisinin resistance-associated polymorphisms at the K13-propeller locus are absent in Plasmodium falciparum isolates from Haiti. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 92: 552-4. PMID 25646258 DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0664  0.88
2015 Okech BA, Existe A, Romain JR, Memnon G, Victor YS, de Rochars MB, Fukuda M. Therapeutic efficacy of chloroquine for the treatment of uncomplicated Plasmodium falciparum in Haiti after many decades of its use. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 92: 541-5. PMID 25601993 DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0302  0.88
2014 Messenger AM, Barr KL, Weppelmann TA, Barnes AN, Anderson BD, Okech BA, Focks DA. Serological evidence of ongoing transmission of dengue virus in permanent residents of Key West, Florida. Vector Borne and Zoonotic Diseases (Larchmont, N.Y.). 14: 783-7. PMID 25409268 DOI: 10.1089/vbz.2014.1665  0.88
2014 von Fricken ME, Weppelmann TA, Lam B, Eaton WT, Schick L, Masse R, Beau De Rochars MV, Existe A, Larkin J, Okech BA. Age-specific malaria seroprevalence rates: a cross-sectional analysis of malaria transmission in the Ouest and Sud-Est departments of Haiti. Malaria Journal. 13: 361. PMID 25218803 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-13-361  0.88
2014 Carter TE, von Fricken M, Romain JR, Memnon G, St Victor Y, Schick L, Okech BA, Mulligan CJ. Detection of sickle cell hemoglobin in Haiti by genotyping and hemoglobin solubility tests. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 91: 406-11. PMID 24957539 DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.13-0572  0.88
2014 Carter TE, Maloy H, von Fricken M, St Victor Y, Romain JR, Okech BA, Mulligan CJ. Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency A- variant in febrile patients in Haiti. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 91: 412-4. PMID 24891465 DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0053  0.88
2014 von Fricken ME, Weppelmann TA, Eaton WT, Masse R, Beau de Rochars MV, Okech BA. Performance of the CareStart glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) rapid diagnostic test in Gressier, Haiti. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 91: 77-80. PMID 24778197 DOI: 10.4269/ajtmh.14-0100  0.88
2014 von Fricken ME, Weppelmann TA, Eaton WT, Alam MT, Carter TE, Schick L, Masse R, Romain JR, Okech BA. Prevalence of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency in the Ouest and Sud-Est departments of Haiti. Acta Tropica. 135: 62-6. PMID 24681219 DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2014.03.011  0.88
2013 von Fricken ME, Weppelmann TA, Hosford JD, Existe A, Okech BA. Malaria treatment policies and drug efficacy in Haiti from 1955-2012. Journal of Pharmaceutical Policy and Practice. 6: 10. PMID 25848539 DOI: 10.1186/2052-3211-6-10  0.88
2013 Elbadry MA, Existe A, Victor YS, Memnon G, Fukuda M, Dame JB, Yowell CA, Okech BA. Survey of Plasmodium falciparum multidrug resistance-1 and chloroquine resistance transporter alleles in Haiti. Malaria Journal. 12: 426. PMID 24252305 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-426  0.88
2013 Weppelmann TA, Carter TE, Chen Z, von Fricken ME, Victor YS, Existe A, Okech BA. High frequency of the erythroid silent Duffy antigen genotype and lack of Plasmodium vivax infections in Haiti. Malaria Journal. 12: 30. PMID 23347639 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-12-30  0.88
2012 Carter TE, Warner M, Mulligan CJ, Existe A, Victor YS, Memnon G, Boncy J, Oscar R, Fukuda MM, Okech BA. Evaluation of dihydrofolate reductase and dihydropteroate synthetase genotypes that confer resistance to sulphadoxine-pyrimethamine in Plasmodium falciparum in Haiti. Malaria Journal. 11: 275. PMID 22889367 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-11-275  0.88
2012 Sterling KM, Okech BA, Xiang MA, Linser PJ, Price DA, Vanekeris L, Becnel JJ, Harvey WR. High affinity (3)H-phenylalanine uptake by brush border membrane vesicles from whole larvae of Aedes aegypti (AaBBMVw). Journal of Insect Physiology. 58: 580-9. PMID 22251673 DOI: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2012.01.001  0.88
2010 Harvey WR, Okech BA, Linser PJ, Becnel JJ, Ahearn GA, Sterling KM. H(+) V-ATPase-energized transporters in brush border membrane vesicles from whole larvae of Aedes aegypti. Journal of Insect Physiology. 56: 1377-89. PMID 20435040 DOI: 10.1016/j.jinsphys.2010.04.017  0.88
2010 Harvey WR, Okech BA. H+, Na+, K+, and amino acid transport in caterpillar and larval mosquito alimentary canal Epithelial Transport Physiology. 113-148. DOI: 10.1007/978-1-60327-229-2_6  0.88
2009 Harvey WR, Boudko DY, Rheault MR, Okech BA. NHE(VNAT): an H+ V-ATPase electrically coupled to a Na+:nutrient amino acid transporter (NAT) forms an Na+/H+ exchanger (NHE). The Journal of Experimental Biology. 212: 347-57. PMID 19151209 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.026047  0.88
2008 Okech BA, Mwobobia IK, Kamau A, Muiruri S, Mutiso N, Nyambura J, Mwatele C, Amano T, Mwandawiro CS. Use of integrated malaria management reduces malaria in Kenya. Plos One. 3: e4050. PMID 19115000 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0004050  0.88
2008 Smith KE, VanEkeris LA, Okech BA, Harvey WR, Linser PJ. Larval anopheline mosquito recta exhibit a dramatic change in localization patterns of ion transport proteins in response to shifting salinity: a comparison between anopheline and culicine larvae. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 211: 3067-76. PMID 18805805 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.019299  0.88
2008 Okech BA, Meleshkevitch EA, Miller MM, Popova LB, Harvey WR, Boudko DY. Synergy and specificity of two Na+-aromatic amino acid symporters in the model alimentary canal of mosquito larvae. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 211: 1594-602. PMID 18456887 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.017244  0.88
2008 Okech BA, Boudko DY, Linser PJ, Harvey WR. Cationic pathway of pH regulation in larvae of Anopheles gambiae. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 211: 957-68. PMID 18310121 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.012021  0.88
2007 Rheault MR, Okech BA, Keen SB, Miller MM, Meleshkevitch EA, Linser PJ, Boudko DY, Harvey WR. Molecular cloning, phylogeny and localization of AgNHA1: the first Na+/H+ antiporter (NHA) from a metazoan, Anopheles gambiae. The Journal of Experimental Biology. 210: 3848-61. PMID 17951426 DOI: 10.1242/jeb.007872  0.88
2007 Okech BA, Gouagna LC, Yan G, Githure JI, Beier JC. Larval habitats of Anopheles gambiae s.s. (Diptera: Culicidae) influences vector competence to Plasmodium falciparum parasites. Malaria Journal. 6: 50. PMID 17470293 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-6-50  0.88
2006 Okech B, Arai M, Matsuoka H. The effects of blood feeding and exogenous supply of tryptophan on the quantities of xanthurenic acid in the salivary glands of Anopheles stephensi (Diptera: Culicidae) Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications. 341: 1113-1118. PMID 16469295 DOI: 10.1016/j.bbrc.2006.01.079  0.88
2004 Okech BA, Gouagna LC, Kabiru EW, Beier JC, Yan G, Githure JI. Influence of age and previous diet of Anopheles gambiae on the infectivity of natural Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes from human volunteers. Journal of Insect Science (Online). 4: 33. PMID 15861248  0.88
2004 Okech BA, Gouagna LC, Kabiru EW, Walczak E, Beier JC, Yan G, Githure JI. Resistance of early midgut stages of natural Plasmodium falciparum parasites to high temperatures in experimentally infected Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae). The Journal of Parasitology. 90: 764-8. PMID 15357066 DOI: 10.1645/GE-135R1  0.88
2004 Okech BA, Gouagna LC, Walczak E, Kabiru EW, Beier JC, Yan G, Githure JI. The development of Plasmodium falciparum in experimentally infected Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) under ambient microhabitat temperature in western Kenya. Acta Tropica. 92: 99-108. PMID 15350861 DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2004.06.003  0.88
2004 Bousema JT, Gouagna LC, Drakeley CJ, Meutstege AM, Okech BA, Akim IN, Beier JC, Githure JI, Sauerwein RW. Plasmodium falciparum gametocyte carriage in asymptomatic children in western Kenya. Malaria Journal. 3: 18. PMID 15202944 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-3-18  0.88
2004 Gouagna LC, Ferguson HM, Okech BA, Killeen GF, Kabiru EW, Beier JC, Githure JI, Yan G. Plasmodium falciparum malaria disease manifestations in humans and transmission to Anopheles gambiae: a field study in Western Kenya. Parasitology. 128: 235-43. PMID 15074873 DOI: 10.1017/S003118200300444X  0.88
2004 Okech BA, Gouagna LC, Knols BGJ, Kabiru EW, Killeen GF, Beier JC, Yan G, Githure JI. Influence of indoor microclimate and diet on survival of Anopheles gambiae s.s. (Diptera: Culicidae) in village house conditions in western Kenya International Journal of Tropical Insect Science. 24: 207-212. DOI: 10.1079/IJT200427  0.88
2003 Gouagna LC, Okech BA, Kabiru EW, Killeen GF, Obare P, Ombonya S, Bier JC, Knols BG, Githure JI, Yan G. Infectivity of Plasmodium falciparum gametocytes in patients attending rural health centres in western Kenya. East African Medical Journal. 80: 627-34. PMID 15018419  0.88
2003 Okech BA, Gouagna LC, Killeen GF, Knols BG, Kabiru EW, Beier JC, Yan G, Githure JI. Influence of sugar availability and indoor microclimate on survival of Anopheles gambiae (Diptera: Culicidae) under semifield conditions in western Kenya. Journal of Medical Entomology. 40: 657-63. PMID 14596279  0.88
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