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    • Vector-Borne Disease Surveillance & Control Training Needs Assessment 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases; Mader, Emily; Frye, Matthew; Meredith, Gen; Kramer, Laura; Armstrong, Philip; Diuk-Wasser, Maria; Daniels, Tom; Fonseca, Dina; Backenson, P. Bryon; Andreadis, Theodore; Harrington, Laura (2017-08)
      A major goal of the Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector Borne Diseases is to develop training and education tools for public health professionals. The purpose of this needs assessment survey was a first step ...
    • Data from: Age and body size influence sperm quantity in male Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) mosquitoes 

      Hatala, A J; Harrington, L C; Degner, E C (2018)
      Aedes albopictus is a vector of several arboviruses, including dengue, chikungunya, and potentially Zika viruses. A solid understanding of male reproductive biology is essential to vector control strategies that deploy ...
    • Intruder Alert: Asian Longhorned Tick - What You Need to Know about the Invasive Tick Haemaphysalis longicornis 

      Burtis, James; Egizi, Andrea; Occi, James; Mader, Emily; Lejeune, Manigandan; Stafford, Kirby; Harrington, Laura (2018)
      Brief fact sheet covering key facts on the invasive Asian longhorned tick, including factors influencing the ticks veterinary and medical importance, potential to spread in the US, and identification features.
    • 2018 NEVBD Annual Meeting Report 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-01-26)
      NEVBD membership convened 26 January 2018, at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station campus in New Haven, Connecticut. Laura C. Harrington, NEVBD Program Director, presided at this first annual meeting for the ...
    • NEVBD Quarterly Digest - June 2018 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-06-30)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) issues a quarterly digest featuring articles on the latest NEVBD-sponsored research programs, training events, and highlights of our regional partners.
    • Egg Identification Guide for Aedes albopictus in the Northeast, USA 

      Shragai, Talya; Mader, Emily; Harrington, Laura (2018-07)
      An identification guide to distinguish eggs laid by Aedes albopcitus from other urban Aedes mosquito species in the Northeast USA, using compound microscopes.
    • Concepts Vector Control: Ticks 

      Williams, Scott; Stafford, Kirby III; Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-08-30)
      On August 30, 2018, Dr. Kirby Stafford III and Dr. Scott C. Williams of the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station presented an educational webinar reviewing integrated tick management approaches and challenges to ...
    • NEVBD Quarterly Digest - September 2018 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-09-28)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) issues a quarterly digest featuring articles on the latest NEVBD-sponsored research programs, training events, and highlights of our regional partners.
    • Discussion on the Invasive Asian Longhorned Tick, Haemaphysalis longicornis 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases; Heath, Allen; Egizi, Andrea; Falco, Richard (2018-11-19)
      On November 19, 2018, Dr. Allen C.G. Heath, Dr. Andrea Egizi, and Dr. Richard Falco together presented an informational webinar reviewing the biology, ecology, distribution, and control of the invasive Asian longhorned ...
    • NEVBD Quarterly Digest - December 2018 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2018-12-21)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) issues a quarterly digest featuring articles on the latest NEVBD-sponsored research programs, training events, and highlights of our regional partners.
    • Aedes albopictus submission kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Submission kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Aedes albopictus specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Larvicidal Bioassay Kit and Guidelines 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Kit and guidelines for conducting the larvicidal bioassay for mosquitoes using diagnostic doses developed by the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University.
    • Culex pipiens submission kit 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (2019-05)
      Submission kit and guidelines to be used by public agencies submitting Culex pipiens specimens to the NEVBD laboratory at Cornell University for pesticide resistance testing.
    • Tick Surveillance and Control: Summary of Program Operations for Northeast States 

      Mader, Emily; Geiger, Annie; Harrington, Laura (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-05-02)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) collaborated with our partner Regional Centers of Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (MCE-VBD, PacVec, WCGVBD, and SER-COE-VBD) to develop and ...
    • 2019 NEVBD Annual Meeting Report 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-06-11)
      NEVBD membership convened 24-25 January 2019, at the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station campus in New Haven, Connecticut. Laura C. Harrington, NEVBD Program Director, presided at this second annual meeting for the ...
    • NEVBD Quarterly Digest Issue 4 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-07-01)
      The Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (NEVBD) issues a quarterly digest featuring articles on the latest NEVBD-sponsored research programs, training events, and highlights of our regional partners
    • Insect Repellent Essentials: A Brief Guide 

      Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-07-24)
      Insect repellents are substances that, when used as directed, can reduce tick, mosquito, and other insect bites. Preventing bites will help you avoid disease-causing pathogens carried by these animals. This brief guide ...
    • Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) adult, female 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-27)
      Micrograph of a dorsal view of an adult (female) Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis).
    • Ventral view of an Asian long-horned tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) female, adult 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-27)
      Micrograph of a ventral view of an Asian long-horned tick, Haemaphysalis longicornis.
    • Asian long-horned Tick (Haemaphysalis longicornis) Larva 

      Sherpa, Phurchhoki; Louis Calder Center, Fordham University (Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vector-Borne Diseases, 2019-08-27)
      It is a micrograph of an Asian long-horned tick larva.