Nagasaki University NUITM-KEMRI Project

Nagasaki University Institute of Tropical Medicine Kenya Research Station
Nagasaki University Institute of Tropical Medicine Kenya Research Station

Publications



-2012-

Chaves LF, Hashizume M, Satake A, Minakawa N. Regime shifts and heterogeneous trends in malaria time series from Western Kenya
Highlands. Parasitology 2012:139:14-25.
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Hashizume M, Chaves L.F, Minakawa N : Indian Ocean Dipole drives malaria resurgence in East African highlands. Scientific Reports
2(269), 2012
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Minakawa N, Dida G.O, Sonye G.O, Futami K, Njenga S.M : Malaria vectors in lake victoria and adjacent habitats in Western kenya.
PLOS ONE 7(3) e32725,2012
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Minakawa N, Dida G.O, Sonye G.O, Futami K, Njenga S.M : Malaria vectors in lake victoria and adjacent habitats in Western kenya.
PLOS ONE 7(3) e32725,2012
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Chaves LF, Satake A, Hashizume M, Minakawa N. Indian Ocean Dipole and rainfall drive a Moran effect in East Africa malaria transmission.
J Infect Dis. 2012:205:1885-1891, 2012
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Minakawa N, Dida G.O, Sonye G.O, Futami K, Njenga S.M. Malaria vectors in Lake Victoria and adjacent habitats in Western Kenya,
PLOS ONE, 7:e32725, 2012
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Ohba S, Ohtsuka M, Sunahara T, Sonoda Y, Kawashima E and Takagi M. Differential responses to predator cues between two mosquito
species breeding in different habitats, Ecological Entomology 37: 410-418, 2012

Honjo K, Chaves L.F, Satake A, Kaneko A. &Minakawa N. When they don't bite, we smell money: understanding malaria bednet misuse,
Parasitology 140: 1-7, 2012
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Kawada H, Dida GO, Ohashi K, Sonye G, Njenga SM, Mwandawiro C, Minakawa N & Takagi M. Preliminary evaluation of
the insecticide-impregnated ceiling nets with coarse mesh size as a barrier against the invasion of malaria vectors,
Japanese Journal of Infectious Disease 65: 243-246, 2012
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Kawada H, Dida GO, Sonye G, Njenga SM, Mwandawiro C & Minakawa N. Reconsideration of Anopheles rivulorum as a Vector of
Plasmodium falciparum in Western Kenya: some evidence from biting time, blood preference, sporozoite positive rate, and
pyrethroid resistance, Parasites & Vectors 5: 230, 2012



-2011-

Futami K, Kongere J.O, Mwania M.S, Lutiali P.A, Njenga S.M & Minakawa N.Effects of Bacillus theuringiensis israelensis on Anopheles
arabiensis. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association, 27(1),81-83,2011,Mar.



-2010-

Guillermo Posadas Herrera, Shingo Inoue, Isao Fuke, Yuko Muraki, Cynthia A. Mapua, Afjal Hossain Khan, Maria del Carmen Parquet,
Sadao Manabe,Osamu Tanishita, Toyokazu Ishikawa, Filipinas F. Natividad, Yoshinobu Okuno, Futoshi Hasebe,Kouichi Morita.
Development and evaluation of a formalin-inactivated West Nile Virus vaccine (WN-VAX) for a human vaccine candidate.Vaccine.
Vol.28:7939-7946, 2010
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Kensuke Goto, Jephtha Christopher Nmor, Ryoma Kurahashi, Kazuo Minematsu, Tkeshi Yoda, Yasuyuki Rakue, Tsutomu Mizota,
Keinosuke Goto. Relationship between influx of yellow dust and bronchial asthma mortality using satellite data
Scientific Research and Essays, Dec, 2010, Vol.5, No.24, pp. 4044-4052,
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Ohba S, Kawada H, Dida OG, Juma D, Sonye G, Minakawa N, Takagi M.
Predators of Anopheles gambiae s.l. (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae in wetlands, western Kenya: Confirmation by PCR method.
Journal of Medical Entomology,47(5),783-787,2010,Oct.
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Ndjinga J.K & Minakawa N. The importance of education to increase the use of bed nets in villages outside of Kinshasa,
Democratic Republic of the Congo.
Malaria Journal 9,279,2010, Oct.
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Iwashita H, Dida G, Futami K, Sonye G, Kaneko S, Horio M, Kawada H, Maekawa Y, Aoki Y & Minakawa N.
Sleeping arrangement and house structure affect bed net use in villages along Lake Victoria.
Malaria Journal ,9,176,2010,Jun.
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Okara RM, Sinka ME, Minakawa N, Mbogo CM, Hay SI, Snow RW.
Distribution of the main malaria vectors in Kenya.
Malaria Journal ,9,69,2010,Apr.
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Zhou G, Githeko AK, Minakawa N & Yan G.
Community-wide benefits of targeted indoor residual spray for malaria control
in the Western Kenya Highlanad.
Malaria Journal, 9,67,2010,Mar.