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Autonomous Wireless Sensor Networks in an IPM Spatial Decision Support System

Mina Petric, Jurgen Vandendriessche, Cedric Marsboom, Tom Matheussen, Els Ducheyne and Abdellah Touhafi

Past and future spread of the arbovirus vectors Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus

Moritz U.G. Kraemer, Robert C. Reiner J, Oliver J. Brady, Jane P. Messina, Marius Gilbert, David M. Pigott, Dingdong Yi, Kimberly Johnson, Lucas Earl, Laurie B. Marczak, Shreya Shirude, Nicole Davis Weaver, Donal Bisanzio, T. Alex Perkins, Shengjie Lai, Xin Lu, Peter Jones, Giovanini E. Coelho, Roberta G. Carvalho, Wim Van Bortel, Cedric Marsboom, Guy Hendrickx, Francis Schaffner, Chester G. Moore, Heinrich H. Nax, Linus Bengtsson, Erik Wetter, Andrew J. Tatem, John S. Brownstein, David L. Smith, Louis Lambrechts, Simon Cauchemez, Catherine Linard, Nuno R. Faria, Oliver G. Pybus, Thomas W. Scott, Qiyong Liu, Hongjie Yu, G.R. William Wint, Simon I. Hay and Nick Golding 


The prevalence of brucellosis and bovine tuberculosis in ruminants in Sidi Kacem Province, Morocco

Azami,H., Ducrotoy, M., Bouslikhane, M., Hattendorf, J., Thrusfield, M., Conde-Álvarez, R., Moriyón, I., Zúñiga-Ripa, A., Álvaro, P., Mick, V., Bryssinckx, W., Welburn, S., Zinsstag, J.

Spatial and temporal variation in the abundance of Culicoides biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) in nine European countries.

Cuéllar, A.C., Kjær, L.J., Kirkeby, C., Skovgard, ., Nielsen, S.A., Stockmarr, A., Andersson, G., Lindstrom, A., Chirico, J., Lühken, R., Steinke, S., Kiel, E., Gethmann, J., Conraths, F.J., Larska, M., Hamnes, I., Sviland, S., Hopp, P., Brugger, K., Rubel, F., Balenghien, T., Garros, C., Rakotoarivony, I., Allène, X., Lhoir, J., Chavernac, D., Delécolle, J.C., Mathieu, B., Delécolle, D., Setier-Rio, M.L., Venail, R., Scheid, B., Chueca, M.M., Barceló, C., Lucientes, J., Estrada, R., Mathis, A., Tack, W., Bødker, R.

Current and future distribution of Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in WHO Eastern Mediterranean Region.

Ducheyne, E., Tran Minh, N. N.,Haddad, N., Bryssinckx, W., Buliva, E., Simard, F., Rahman Malik, M., Charlier, J., De Waele, V., Mahmoud, O., Mukhtar, M., Bouattour, A., Hussain, A., Hendrickx, G., Roiz, D.

Spatial clustering of pathology submissions during the initial introduction and spread of avian influenza H5N1 in poultry in Nigeria in 2006‐2007

Ekong, P., Cardona, C., Bryssinckx, W., Ikechukwu‐Eneh, C., Lombin, L., Carpenter, T.

Increased risk for autochthonous vector-borne infections transmitted by Aedes albopictus in continental Europe

Gossner, C., Ducheyne, E., Schaffner, F.

Field sampling methods for mosquitoes, sandflies, biting midges and ticks.

Medlock, J., Balenghien, T., Alten, B., Versteirt, V., Schaffner, F.

Impact of climate change on the establishment and seasonal activity of Aedes albopictus in Europe

Petrić, M., Lalić, B., Erguler, K., Đurđević, V., Ducheyne, E., Petrić, D.

Effect of Climate and Land Use on the Spatio-Temporal Variability of Tick-Borne Bacteria in Europe

Rosà, R., Andreo, V., Tagliapietra, V., Baráková, I., Arnoldi, D., Hauffe, H.C., Manica, M., Rosso, F., Blanarová, L., Bona, M., Derdáková, M., Hamšíková, Z., Kazimírová, M., Kraljik, J., Kocianová, E., Mahríková, L., Minichová, L., Mošanský, L., Slovák, M., Stanko, M., Špitalská, E., Ducheyne, E., Neteler, M., Hubálek, Z., Rudolf, I., Venclikova, K., Silaghi, C., Overzier, E., Farkas, R., Földvári, G., Hornok, S., Takács, N., Rizzoli, A.

Forecasting the spatial and seasonal dynamic of Aedes albopictus oviposition activity in Albania and Balkan countries

Tisseuil, C., Velo, E., Bino, S., Kadriaj, P., Mersini, K., Shukullari, A., Simaku, A., Rogozi, E., Caputo, B., Ducheyne, E., della Torre, A., Reiter, P., Gilbert, M.


Mind the gaps in research on the control of gastrointestinal nematodes of farmed ruminants and pigs.

Charlier, J., Thamsborg, S.M., Bartley, D.J., Skuce, P.J., Kenyon, F., Geurden, T., Hoste, H., Williams, A.R., Sotiraki, S., Höglund, J., Chartier, C., Geldhof, P., van Dijk, J., Rinaldi, L., Morgan, E.R., von Samson-Himmelstjerna, G., Vercruysse, J., Claerebout, E.

First record of the invasive mosquito species Aedes (Stegomyia) albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) on the southernmost Mediterranean islands of Italy and Europe.

Di Luca, M., Toma, L., Severini, F., Boccolini, D., D'Avola, S., Todaro, D., Stancanelli, A., Antoci, F., La Russa, F., Casano, S., Sotera, S., Carraffa, E., Versteirt, V., Schaffner, F., Romi, R., Torina, A.

Wealth, household heterogeneity and livelihood diversification of Fulani pastoralists in the Kachia Grazing Reserve, northern Nigeria, during a period of social transition

Ducrotoy, M., Revie, C., Shaw, A., Musa, U., Bertu, W., Gusi,A., Ocholi, R., Majekodunmi, A., Welburn, S.

Changements globaux et émergence d’infections à transmission vectorielle

Lancelot, R., Hendrickx, G., Guis, H.

First study on domestic dog ecology, demographic structure and dynamics in Bamako, Mali

Mautia, S., Traoréc, A., Sery, A., Bryssinckx, W., JHattendorf, J., Zinsstag, J.

Surveillance for Ixodes ricinus ticks (Acari, Ixodidae) on the Faroe Islands

Medlock, J.M.,Hansford, K., Vaux, A.G.C., Simonsen, W., Jensen, J.-K., Joensen, C., Versteirt, V., Hansen, L.J.

DISCONTOOLS: a database to identify research gaps on vaccines, pharmaceuticals and diagnostics for the control of infectious diseases of animals

O’Brien, D., Scudamore, J., Charlier, J., Delavergne, M.

Modelling the regional impact of climate change on the suitability of the establishment of the Asian tiger mosquito (Aedes albopictus) in Serbia

Petrić, M., Lalić, B., Ducheyne, E., Djurdjević, V., Petrić, D.

Modelling the abundance of culex pipiens based on local measurements of temperature and relative humidity

Petrić, M., Lalić, B., Nikolić Đorić, E., Schaffner, F., Versteirt, V., Zgomba, M., Dondur, D., Kavran, M., Vaselek, S., Pundar, D., Petrić, D.

Alien Pathogens on the Horizon: Opportunities for Predicting their Threat to Wildlife

Roy, H., Hesketh, H., Purse, B., Eilenberg, J., Santini, A., Scalera, R, Stentiford, G., Adriaens, T., Bacela-Spychalska, K., Bass, D., Beckmann, K., Bessell, P., Bojko, J., Booy, O., Cardoso, A., Essl, F., Groom, Q., Harrower, C., Kleespies, R., Martinou, A., van Oers, M., Peeler, E., Pergl, J., Rabitsch, W., Roques, A., Schaffner, F., Schindler, S., Schmidt, B., Schönrogge, K., Smith, J., Solarz, W., Stewart, A., Stroo, A., Tricarico, E., Turvey, K., Vannini, A., Vilà, M., Woodward, S., Wynns, A., Dunn, A.

Insecticide susceptibility of Aedes albopictus and Ae. aegypti from Brazil and the Swiss-Italian border region

Suter, T., Crespo, M., de Oliveira, M., de Oliveira, T., de Melo-Santos, M., de Oliveira, C., Ayres, C., Barbosa, R., Araújo, A., Regis, L., Flacio, E., Engeler, L., Müller, P., Silva-Filha, M.

A first estimation of Culicoides imicola and Culicoides obsoletus/Culicoides scoticus seasonality and abundance in Europe

Versteirt, V., Balenghien, T., Tack, W., Wint, W.

Spatial multi-criteria decision analysis for modelling suitable habitats of Ornithodoros soft ticks in the Western Palearctic region

Vial, L., Ducheyne, E., Filatov, S., Gerilovych, A., McVey, D.S., Sindryakova, I., Morgunov, S., Pérez de León, A.A., Kolbasov, D., De Clercq, E.M.

Spatial multi-criteria decision analysis for modelling suitable habitats of Ornithodoros soft ticks in the Western Palearctic region

Vial, L., Ducheyne, E., Filatov, S., Gerilovych, A., McVey, D.S., Sindryakova, I., Morgunov, S., Pérez de León, A.A., Kolbasov, D., De Clercq, E.M.


Correction: Spread of the Invasive Mosquitoes Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus in the Black Sea Region Increases Risk of Chikungunya, Dengue, and Zika Outbreaks in Europe

Akiner, M.M., Demirci, B., Babuadze, G., Robert, V., Schaffner, F.

Spread of the Invasive Mosquitoes Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus in the Black Sea Region Increases Risk of Chikungunya, Dengue, and Zika Outbreaks in Europe

Akiner, M.M., Demirci, B., Babuadze, G., Robert, V., Schaffner, F.

VBORNET Gap Analysis: Sand Fly Vector Distribution Models Utilised to Identify Areas of Potential Species Distribution in Areas Lacking Records

Alten, B., Versteirt, V., Bortel, W.V., Zeller, H., Wint, W. and Alexander, N.S.

Field evaluation of baited traps for surveillance of Aedes japonicus japonicus in Switzerland

Balestrino, F., Schaffner, F., Forgia, D.L., Paslaru, A.I., Torgerson, P.R., Mathis, A., Veronesi, E.

Decision making on helminths in cattle: diagnostics, economics and human behaviour

Charlier, J., De Waele, V., Ducheyne, E., van der Voort, M., Vande Velde, F., Claerebout, E.

Climate-driven longitudinal trends in pasture-borne helminth infections of dairy cattle

Charlier, J., Ghebretinsae, A., Levecke, B., Ducheyne, E., Claerebout, E., Vercruysse, J.

Antibodies against Dictyocaulus viviparus Major Sperm Protein in bulk tank milk: association with clinical appearance, herd management and milk production

Charlier, J., Ghebretinsae, A., Meyns, T., Czaplicki, G., Vercruysse, J., Claerebout, E.

Fulani cattle productivity and management in the Kachia Grazing Reserve, Nigeria

Ducrotoy, M., Majekodunmi, A., Shaw, A., Bagulo, H., Musa, U., Bertu, W., Gusi, A., Ocholi, R., Bryssinckx, W., Welburn, S.

First report of Rickettsia raoultii in field collected Dermacentor reticulatus ticks from Austria

Duscher, G.G., Hodžić, A., Weiler, M., Vaux, A.G.C., Rudolf, I., Sixl, W., Medlock, J.M., Versteirt, V., Hubálek, Z.

First evidence of established populations of the taiga tick Ixodes persulcatus (Acari: Ixodidae) in Sweden

Jaenson, T.G., Värv, K., Fröjdman, I., Jääskeläinen, A., Rundgren, K., Versteirt, V., Estrada-Peña, A., Medlock, J.M., Golovljova, I.

VBORNET Gap Analysis: Mosquito Vector Distribution Models Utilised to Identify Areas of Potential Species Distribution in Areas Lacking Records

Schaffner, F., Versteirt, V., Bortel, W.V., Zeller, H., Wint, W. and Alexander, N.S.

Effects of Pyriproxifen on Aedes japonicus Development and Its Auto-Dissemination by Gravid Females in Laboratory Trials

Tuten, H.C., Moosmann, P., Mathis, A., Schaffner, F.

Description of Events Where African Buffaloes (Syncerus caffer) Strayed from the Endemic Foot-and-Mouth Disease Zone in South Africa, 1998–2008

van Schalkwyk, O.L., Knobel, D. L., De Clercq, E.M., De Pus, C., Hendrickx, G., Van den Bossche, P.

Heterogeneity in a communal cattle-farming system in a zone endemic for foot and mouth disease in South Africa

van Schalkwyk, O.L., De Clercq, E.M., De Pus, C., Hendrickx, G., Van den Bossche, P., Knobel, D.L.

Cattle and nematodes under global change: transmission models as an ally

Verschave, S.H., Charlier, J., Rose, H., Claerebout, E., Morgan, E.R.


The impact of a decade (2004-2015) of research on vector-borne diseases

Alexander, N., Allepuz, A., Alten, B., Bødker, R., Bonnet, S., Carpenter, S., Cêtre-Sossah, C., Chirouze, E., Depaquit, J., Dressel, K., Ducheyne, E., Dvorak, V., Kasap, O.E., Gall, Y., Fall, A.G., Farkas, R., Figuerola, J., Garros, C., Groschup, M.H., Halada, P., Hendrickx, G., Henttonen, H., Hlavackova, K., Hornok, S., Hubalek, Z., Iltis, N., Kazimirova, M., Kley, N., Lambert, M.-C., Lancelot, R., Mihalca, A.D., Miranda, M., Napp, S., Niedrig, M., Plantard, O., Purse, B.V., Rizzoli, A., Rogers, D.J., Schmidt, K., Searle, K.R., Silaghi, C., Sironen, T., Vayssier-Taussat, M., Volf, P., Votypka, J., Vourch, G., White, S., Wint, W.

Sampling strategies for phlebotomine sand flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) in Europe

Alten, B., Ozbel, Y., Ergunay, K., Erisoz Kasap, O., Antoniou, M., Velo, E., Prudhomme, J., Molina, R., Bañuls, A-L., Schaffner, F., Hendrickx, G., Van Bortel, W. & Medlock, JM.

Phenotypic and genotypic characterization of Brucella strains isolated from autochtonous livestock reveals the dominance of B. abortus biovar 3a in Nigeria

Bertu, W.J., Ducrotoy, M.J., Munoz, P.M., Mick, V., Zuniga-Ripa, A., Bryssinckx, W., Kwaga, J.K.P., Kabir, J., Welburn, S.C., Moriyon, I., Ocholi, R.A.

Updated checklist of the mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) of Belgium

Boukraa, S., Dekoninck, W., Versteirt, V., Schaffner, F., Coosemans, M., Haubruge, E., Francis, F.

ECONOHEALTH: Placing helminth infections of livestock in an economic and social context

Charlier, J., Vande Velde, F., van der Voort, M., Van Meensel, J., Lauwers, L., Cauberghe, V., Vercruysse, J., Claerebout, E.

Harmonia+ and Pandora+: risk screening tool for potentially invasive plants, animals and their pathogens

D'hondt, B., Vanderhoeven, S., Roelandt, S., Mayer, F., Versteirt, V., Adriaens, T., Ducheyne, E., San Martin, G., Grégoire, J.-C., Stiers, I., Quoiin, S., Cigar, J., Heughebaert, A., Branquart, E.

Modelling the spatial distribution of Fasciola hepatica in dairy cattle in Europe

Ducheyne, E., Charlier, J., Vercruysse, J., Rinaldi, L., Biggeri, A., Demeler, J., Brandt, C., de Waal, T., Selematas, N., Hoglund, J., Kaba, J., Kowalczyk, S., Hendrickx, G.

Narrative overview of animal and human brucellosis in Morocco: intensification of livestock production as a driver for emergence?

Ducrotoy, M.J., Ammary, K., Lbacha, H.A., Zouagui, Z., Mick, V., Prevost, L., Bryssinckx, W., Welburn, S.C., Benkirane, A.

Knowledge, attitudes and practices with regard to the presence, transmission, impact, and control of cystic echinococcosis in Sidi Kacem Province, Morocco

El Berbri, I., Ducrotoy, M. J., Petavy, A.-F., Fassifihri, O., Shaw, A. P., Bouslikhane, M., Boue, F., Welburn, S.C. and Dakkak, A.

Integrating Data and Resources on Neglected Tropical Diseases for Better Planning: The NTD Mapping Tool

Flueckiger, R.M., Nikolay, B., Gelderblom, H.C., Smith, J.L., Haddad, D., Tack, W., Hendrickx, G., Addiss, D., Cano, J., Hatcher D.R., Hopkins A., Pullan, R.L., Pavluck, A., Ottesen A., Brooker, S.J.

The global distribution of the arbovirus vectors Aedes aegypti and Ae. albopictus.

Kraemer, M.U.G. , Sinka, M.E. , Duda, K.A. , Mylne, A. , Shearer, F.M. , Barker, C. M. , Moore, C.G., Carvalho, R.G. , Coelho, G.E. , van Boertel, W., Hendrickx, G. , Schaffner, F. ,Elyazar, I.R.F. , Teng, H.-J. , Brady, O.J. , Messina. J.P. , Pigott, D.M. , Scott, T.W. , Smith, D.L. , Wint, G.R.W., Golding, N. and Hay, S.I.

The dog and cat population on Maio Island, Cape Verde: characterisation and prediction based on household survey and remotely sensed imagery.

Lopes Antunes, A.C., Ducheyne, E., Bryssinckx, W., Vieira, S., Malta, M.,Vaz, Y., Nunes, T., Mintiens, K.

Identification of phlebotomine sand flies using one MALDI-TOF MS reference database and two mass spectrometer systems

Mathis, A., Depaquit, J., Dvořák, V., Tuten, H., Bañuls, A.L., Halada, P., Zapata, S., Lehrter, V., Hlavačková, K., Prudhomme, J., Volf, P., Sereno, D., Kaufmann, C., Pflüger, V., Schaffner, F.

An Entomological Review of Invasive Mosquitoes in Europe

Medlock, JM., Hansford, KM., Versteirt, V., Cull, B., Kampen, H., Fontenille, D., Hendrickx, G., Zeller, H., Van Bortel, W., Schaffner, F.

Cost analysis of options for management of African Animal Trypanosomiasis using interventions targeted at cattle in Tororo District; south-eastern Uganda

Muhanguzi, D., Okello, W. O., Kabasa, J. D., Waiswa, C., Welburn, S. C., and Shaw, A. P. M.

Raising the Political Profile of the Neglected Zoonotic Diseases: Three Complementary European Commission-Funded Projects to Streamline Research, Build Capacity and Advocate for Control

Okello, A.L., Beange, I., Shaw, A., Moriyón, I., Gabriël, S., Bardosh, K., Johansen, M.V., Saarnak, C., Mukaratirwa, S., Berkvens, D., Welburn, S.C., Gibbs, P., de Balogh, K., Amajoh, C., Meslin, F.X., Kock, R., Kazibwe, S.W., Ducrotoy, M., McManus, P., Scudamore, J., Hattendorf, J., Schelling, E., Zinsstag, J., Tanner, M., Dorny, P., Victor, B., Ocholi, R., Kazwala, R., Ngowi, H., Moser, I., Correia-Neves, M., Källenius, G., Boué, F., Pétavy, A.-F., Fihri, O.F., Traoré, A., Afonso, S., Nicolau, Q., Phiri, I., Sikasunge, C., Mwape, K.E., Makungu, C., Waiswa, C., Kabasa, J.D., Hargrove, J., Hendrickx, G., Bryssinckx, W., Marcotty, T., Bottieau, E., Thys, S., Madder, M., Zinsstag, J., Hatz, C., Hattendorf, J., Thrusfield, M., Källenius, G., Kulane, A., Marrone, G., Ducheyne, E., de Groot, B., Michel, A., Venter, L., Perridge, R., Jenkins, A., Rhalem, A., Sahibi, H., Bouslikhane, M. Bakou, S., Kone, P., Waladjo, A.K., Gbati, O.B., Binka, F., Clerk, C., Sackey, S., Afari, E., Yebuah, N., Gibbs, P., de Balogh, K., Abela-Ridder, B., Thiermann, A. Scudamore, J., Simoonga, C., Marcotty, T., Thys, S., , E., Zinsstag, J.

Contribution of draft cattle to rural livelihoods in a district of southeastern Uganda endemic for bovine parasitic diseases: an economic evaluation

Okello, W. O., Muhanguzi, D., MacLeod, E. T., Welburn, S. C., Waiswa, C., and Shaw, A. P.

Mapping and modelling helminth infections in ruminants in Europe: experience from GLOWORM

Rinaldi, L., Hendrickx, G., Cringoli, G., Biggeri, A., Ducheyne, E., Catelan, D., Morgan, E., Williams, D., Charlier, J., von Samson-Himmelstjerna, G., Vercruysse, J.

Widespread anthelmintic resistance in European farmed ruminants: a systematic review

Rose, H., Rinaldi, L., Bosco, A., Mavrot, F., de Waal, T., Skuce, P., Charlier, J., Torgerson, P., Hertzberg, H., Hendrickx, G., Vercruysse, J. and Morgan E.

Overwintering of Uranotaenia Unguiculata Adult Females in Central Europe: A Possible Way of Persistence of the Putative New Lineage of West Nile Virus?

Rudolf, I., Šebesta, O., Straková, P., Betášová, L., Blažejová, H., VEnclíková, K., Seidel, B., Tóth, S., Hubálek, Z., Schaffner, F.

Spatial analysis and risk mapping of Fasciola hepatica infection in dairy herds in Ireland

Selemetas, N., Ducheyne, E., Phelan, P., O’Kiely, P., Hendrickx, G., de Waal, T.


Vector-borne disease intelligence: strategies to deal with disease burden and threats

Braks, M., Medlock, J.M., Hubalek, Z., Hjertqvist, M., Perrin, Y., Lancelot, R., Ducheyne, E., Hendrickx, G., Stroo, A., Heyman, P. and Sprong, H.

Optimizing denominator data estimation through a multimodel approach

Bryssinckx, W., Ducheyne, E., Versteirt, V., Leirs, H., Hendrickx, G.

Practices to optimise gastrointestinal nematode control on goat, sheep and cattle farms in Europe using targeted (selective) treatments

Charlier, J., Morgan, E. R., Rinaldi, L, van Dijk, J., Demeler, J., Hoglund, J., Hertzberg, H., Van Ranst, B., Hendrickx, G., Vercruysse, J., Kenyon, F.

Longitudinal study on the temporal and micro-spatial distribution of Galba truncatula in four farms in Belgium as a base for small-scale risk mapping of Fasciola hepatica

Charlier, J., Soenen, K., De Roeck, E., Hantson, W., Ducheyne, E., Van Coillie, F., De Wulf, R., Hendrickx, G., Vercruysse, J.

Invasive process and repeated cross-sectional surveys of the mosquito Aedes japonicus japonicus establishment in Belgium

Damiens, D., Ayrinhac, A., Van Bortel, W., Versteirt, V., Dekoninck, W., Hance, T.

Fine-scale mapping of vector habitats using very high resolution satellite imagery: a liver fluke case-study

De Roeck, E., Van Coillie, F., De Wulf, R., Soenen, K., Charlier, J., Vercruysse, J., Hantson, W., Ducheyne, E., Hendrickx, G.

Implementation of surveillance of invasive mosquitoes in Belgium according to the ECDC guidelines

Deblauwe, I., Sohier, C., Schaffner, F., Marrama Rakotoarivony, L. and Coosemans, M.

Brucellosis as an emerging threat in developing economies: lessons from Nigeria

Ducrotoy, M.J., Bertu, W.J., Ocholi, R.A., Gusi, A.M., Bryssinckx, W., Welburn, S., Moriyòn I.

First report of established population of Aedes japonicus japonicus (Theobald, 1901) (Diptera, Culicidae) in the Netherlands

Ibáñez-Justicia, A., Kampen, H., Braks, M., Schaffner, F., Steeghs, M., Werner, D., Zielke, D., den Hartog, W., Brooks, M., Dik, M., van de Vossenberg, B., E-J. Scholte

Bluetongue, Schmallenberg - what is next? Culicoides-borne viral diseases in the 21st Century

Koenraadt, C. J. M., Balenghien, T., Carpenter, S., Ducheyne, E., Elbers, A. R. W., Fife, M., Garros, C., Ibáñez-Justicia, A., Kampen, H., Kormelink, R. J. M., Losson, B., van der Poel, W. H. M., De Regge, N., van Rijn, P. A., Sanders, C., Schaffner, F., Sloet van Oldruitenborgh-Oosterbaan, M. M., Takken, W., Werner, D., Seelig, F.

 On the relation between soil moisture dynamics and the geographical distribution of Culicoides imicola

Peters, J., Conte, A., Van doninck, J., Verhoest, N. E. C., De Clercq, E., Goffredo, M., De Baets, B., Hendrickx, G., Ducheyne, E.

Predicting spatio-temporal Culicoides imicola distributions in Spain based on environmental habitat characteristics and species dispersal

Peters, J., Waegeman, W., Van doninck, J., Ducheyne, E., Calvete, C., Lucientes, J., Verhoest, N. E., C., De Baets, B.

Monitoring population and environmental parameters of invasive mosquito species in Europe

Petric, D., Bellini, R., Scholte, E-J., Rakotoarivony, L. M.,  Schaffner, F.

Autochthonous dengue emphasises the threat of arbovirosis in Europe

Schaffner, F., Fontinelle, D., Mathis, A.

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control produced by Schaffner, F., Versteirt, V. and Medlock, J.

Schaffner, F., Versteirt, V. and Medlock, J.

A Bayesian Geostatistical Moran Curve Model for Estimating Net Changes of Tsetse Populations in Zambia

Sedda, L., Mweempwa, C., Ducheyne, E., De Pus, C., Hendrickx, G., Rogers, D. J.

Indicators for tracking European vulnerabilities to the risks of infectious disease transmission due to climate change

Suk, J., Ebi. K., Vose, D., Wint, W., Alexander, N., Mintiens, K., Semenza, J.

Modelling the Spatial Distribution of Culicoides imicola: Climatic versus Remote Sensing Data

Van doninck, J., De Baets, B., Peters, J., Hendrickx, G., Ducheyne, E., Verhoest, N.E.C.

Identification of Belgian mosquito species (Diptera: Culicidae) by DNA barcoding

Versteirt, V., Nagy, Z. T., Roelants, P., Denis, L., Breman, F.C., Damiens, D., Dekoninck, W., Backelja, T., Coosemans, M., Van Bortel, W.

Unexpected Patterns of Admixture in German Populations of Aedes japonicus japonicus (Diptera: Culicidae) Underscore the Importance of Human Intervention

Zielke, D. E., Werner, D., Schaffner, F., Kampen, H., Fonseca, D. M.


Changes in species richness and spatial distribution of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) inferred from museum specimen records and a recent inventory: a case study from Belgium suggests recent expanded distribution of arbovirus and malaria vectors

Dekoninck, W., Hendrickx, F., Versteirt, V., Coosemans, M., De Clercq, E. M., Hendrickx, G. Hance, T., Grootaert, P.

Abundance modelling of invasive and indigenuous Culicoides species in Spain

Ducheyne, E., Miranda, M. A. C., Lucientes, J., Calvete C., Estrada, R., Boender, G-J., Goossens, E., De Clercq, E. M., Hendrickx, G.

Abundance of Rift Valley Fever vectors in Europe and the Mediterranean Basin

Ducheyne, E., Versteirt, V. & Hendrickx, G.

Factors affecting Bluetongue serotype 8 spread in Northern Europe in 2006: The geographical epidemiology

Faes, C., Van der Stede, Y., Staubach, C., Ducheyne, E., Hendrickx, G., Mintiens, K.

Science-policy challenges for biodiversity, public health and urbanisation: examples from Belgium

Keune, H., Kretsch, C., De Blust, G., Flandroy, L., Van den Berge, K., Versteirt, V., Hartig, T., De Keersmaecker, L., Eggermont, H., Brosens, D., Dessein, J., Vanwambeke, S., Prieur-Richard, A. H., Wittmer, H., Van Herzele, A., Linard, C., Martens, P., Mathijs, E., Simoens, I., Van Damme, P., Volckaert, F., Heyman, P., Bauler, T.

Climate change and the spread of vector-borne diseases: using approximate Bayesian computation to compare invasion scenarios for the bluetongue virus vector Culicoides imicola in Italy

Mardulyn, P., Goffredo, M., Conte, A., Hendrickx, G., Meiswinkel, R., Balenghien, T., Sghaier, S., Lohr, Y., Gilbert, M.

Driving forces for changes in geographical distribution of Ixodes ricinus ticks in Europe

Medlock, J. M., Hansford, K., M., Bormane, A, Derdakova, M., Estrada-Pena, A., George, J.-C., Golovljova, I., Jaenson, T. G. T., Jensen J.-K., Jensen, P. M., Kazimirova, M., Oteo, J. A., Papa, A., Pfister, K., Plantard, O., Randolph, S., E., Rizzoli, A., Santos-Silva, M. M., Sprong, H., Vial, L., Hendrickx, G., Zeller, H., Van Bortel, W.

Prevalence and significant geospatial clusters of bovine tuberculosis infection at livestock-wildlife interface ecosystem in Eastern Tanzania

Mwakapuia, R. S., Makondo, Z. E., Malakalinga, J., Bryssinckx, W., Mdegela, R. H., Moser, I., Kazwala, R. R., Tanner, M.

Development of guidelines for the surveillance of invasive mosquitoes in Europe

Schaffner, F., Bellini, R., Petric, D., Scholte, E.-J., Zeller, H., Rakotoarivony, L. M.

Public Health significance of invasive mosquitoes in Europe

Schaffner, F., Medlock, J. M., Van Bortel, W.

Estimating the costs of tsetse control options: An example for Uganda

Shaw, A., Torr, S., J. Waiswa, C., Cecchi, G., Wint, G. R. W., Mattioli, R. C., Robinson, T. P.

Nationwide inventory of mosquito biodiversity (Diptera: Culicidae) in Belgium, Europe

Versteirt, V., Boyer, S., Damiens, D., De Clercq, E. M., Dekoninck, W., Ducheyne, E., Grootaert, P., Garros, C., Hance, T., Hendrickx, G., Coosemans, M., Van Bortel, W.

Systematic literature review on the geographic distribution of Rift Valley Fever vectors in the Europe and the neighbouring countries of the Mediterranean Basin

Versteirt, V., Ducheyne, E., Schaffner, F. and Hendrickx, G.


Improving the accuracy of livestock distribution estimates through spatial interpolation

Bryssinckx, W., Ducheyne, E., Muhwezi, B., Godfrey, S., Mintiens, K., Leirs, H., Hendrickx, G.

Suitability of European climate for the Asian tiger mosquito Aedes albopictus: recent trends and future scenario

Caminade, C., Medlock, J. M., Ducheyne, E., McIntyre, K. M., Leach, S., Baylis, M., Morse, A. P.

A review of the invasive mosquitoes in Europe: ecology, public health risks, and control options

Medlock, J.M., Hansford, K.M., Schaffner, F., Versteirt, V., Hendrickx, G., Zeller, H., Van Bortel, W.

Predicting the spatio-temporal distribution of Culicoides imicola in Sardinia using a discrete-time population model

Rigot, T., Conte, A., Goffredo, M., Ducheyne, E., Hendrickx, G., Gilbert, M.

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control produced under contract ECD.2842 by Schaffner, F., Bellini, R., Petrić, D. and Scholte, E.J

Schaffner, F., Bellini, R., Petrić, D. and Scholte, E.J.

Spread of Aedes japonicus japonicus (Theobald, 1901) in Austria, 2011-2015, and first records of the subspecies for Hungary, 2012, and the principality of Liechtenstein

Seidel, B., Nowotny, N., Bakonyi, T., Allerberger, F., Schaffner, F.

 Influence of topographic normalisation on the vegetation index-surface temperature relationship

Van doninck, J., Peters, J., De Baets, B., De Clercq, E. M., Ducheyne, E., Verhoest, N. E. C.

Bionomics of the established exotic mosquito species Aedes koreicus in Belgium, Europe

Versteirt, V., De Clercq, E.M., Fonseca, D.M., Pecor, J., Schaffner, F., Coosemans, M., Van Bortel, W.


Towards assessing fine-scale indicators for the determination of the spatial distribution of Fasciola hepatica in cattle

Charlier, J., Bennema, S. C., Caron, Y., Counotte., M., Ducheyne, E., Hendrickx, G., Vercruysse, J.

Human-Induced Expanded Distribution of Anopheles plumbeus, Experimental Vector of West Nile Virus and a Potential Vector of Human Malaria in Belgium

Deconinck, W., Hendrickx, F., Van Bortel, W., Versteirt, V., Coosemans, M., Damiens, D.,Hance, T., De Clercq, E.M., Hendrickx, G., Schaffner, F. and Grootaert, P.

Spatio-temporal epidemiology of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N1) outbreaks in Nigeria, 2006–2008

Ekong, P.S., Ducheyne, E., Carpenter, T. E., Owolodun, O. A., Oladokun, A. T., Lombin, L. H., Berkvens, D.

Vers une gestion coordonnée de la vaccination contre la FCO

Hendrickx, G., Ducheyne, E., Devos J.

Absence reduction in entomological surveillance data to improve niche-based distribution models for Culicoides imicola

Peters, J., De Baets, B., Van doninck, J., Calvete, C., Lucientes, J., De Clercq, E. M., Ducheyne, E., Verhoest, N. E. C.


Relative importance of management, meteorological and environmental factors in the spatial distribution of Fasciola hepatica in dairy cattle in a temperate climate zone

Bennema, S., Ducheyne, E., Vercruysse, J., Claerebout, E., Hendrickx, G., Charlier, J.

A stochastic predictive model for the natural spread of bluetongue

Ducheyne, E., Lange, M., Van der Stede, Y., Méroc, E., Durand, B., Hendrickx, G.

A perspective on emerging mosquito and phlebotomine-borne diseases in Europe

Hendrickx, G. and Lancelot, R.

Steekmuggenonderzoek (Culicidae: Diptera) in de provincie Antwerpen

Van Bortel, W., De Clercq, E. & Versteirt, V.

A changing environment and the epidemiology of tsetse-transmitted livestock trypanosomiasis

Van den Bossche, P., de La Rocque, S., Hendrickx, G., and Bouyer, J.

Assessing biosecurity practices, movements and densities of poultry sites across Belgium, resulting in different farm risk-groups for infectious disease introduction and spread

Van Steenwinkel, S., Ribbens, S., Ducheyne, E., Goossens, E., Dewulf J.

Efficient management of transport logistics related to animal disease outbreaks

Vernieuwe, H., Ducheyne, E., Hendrickx, G., De Baets, B.


The spatial distribution and concurrent infections of Fasciola hepatica, Ostertagia ostertagi and Dictyocaulus viviparus in dairy cattle in Flanders (Belgium)

Bennema, S., Vercruysse, J., Claerebout, E., Schnieder, T., Strube, C., Ducheyne, E., Hendrickx, G., Charlier, J.

The impact of habitat fragmentation on tsetse abundance on the plateau of eastern Zambia

Ducheyne, E., Mweempwa, C., De Pus, C., Vernieuwe, H., De Deken, R., Hendrickx, G. and Vandenbossche, P.

A plea for a geographical truce

Hendrickx, G.

Changements Environnementaux et Emergences de Maladies. Transmission Vectorielle en Europe : Comment Améliorer la Surveillance et la Gestion des Risques?

Lancelot, R., Poncon, N., Hendrickx, G. and Fontenille, D.

Introduction and establishment of the exotic mosquito species Aedes japonicus japonicus (Diptera: Culicidae) in Belgium

Versteirt, V., Schaffner, F., Garros, C., Dekoninck, W., Coosemans, M., Van Bortel, W.


Impact of drought and protected areas degradation on bovine trypanosomosis and its vectors distribution in the Oti river basin of northern Togo

Dao, B., Hendrickx, G., Sidibe, I., Belem, A.M. and de La Rocque, S.

Climate change: impact on the epidemiology and control of animal diseases

De La Rocque, S., Hendrickx, G. and Morand S.

Field observations during the bluetongue serotype 8 epidemic in 2006 I. Detection of first outbreaks and clinical signs in sheep and cattle in Belgium, France and the Netherlands

Elbers, A.R., Backx, A., Meroc, E., Gerbier, G., Staubach, C., Hendrickx, G., van der Spek, A. and Mintiens, K.

Field observations during the Bluetongue serotype 8 epidemic in 2006 II. Morbidity and mortality rate, case fatality and clinical recovery in sheep and cattle in the Netherlands. 

Elbers, A.R., Backx, A., Mintiens, K., Gerbier, G., Staubach, C., Hendrickx, G. and van der Spek, A.

Fragmentation analysis for prediction of suitable habitat for vectors: the example of riverine tsetse flies in Burkina Faso

Guerrini, L., Bord, J. P., Ducheyne, E. and Bouyer, J.

A wind density model to quantify the airborne spread of Culicoides species during north-western Europe bluetongue epidemic

Hendrickx, G., Gilbert, M., Staubach, C., Elbers, A., Mintiens, K., Gerbier, G. and Ducheyne, E.

Possible routes of introduction of bluetongue virus serotype 8 into the epicentre of the 2006 epidemic in north-western Europe

Mintiens, K., Méroc, E., Mellor, P.S., Staubach, C., Gerbier, G., Elbers, A.R., Hendrickx, G. and De Clercq, K.

Modelling local dispersal of bluetongue virus serotype 8 using random walk

Gerbier, G., Baldet, T., Tran, A.L., Hendrickx, G., Guis, H., Mintiens, K., Elbers, A.R. and Staubach, C.

Impact of human interventions on the spread of bluetongue virus serotype 8 during the 2006 epidemic in north-western Europe

Mintiens, K., Méroc, E., Faes, C., Abrahantes, J.C., Hendrickx, G., Staubach, C., Gerbier, G., Elbers, A.R., Aerts, M. and De Clercq, K.


Building capacity for improved veterinary epidemiosurveillance in Southern Africa

Bamhare, C., Thomson, G., Latif, A., Mulumba, M., Chisembele, C., Derah, N., Mataa, L, Mokopasetso, M, Dlamini, P., Jamal, S., de Klerk, G., Letuka, O., Chikungwa, P., Mumba, T., Dombolo, E.F., Wanda, G., Münstermann, S., van Schalkwyk, L., Gummow, B., Hendrickx, G., Berkvens, D., Marcotty, T., Thys, E. and Van den Bossche, P.

Distribution and risk factors of bovine cysticercosis in Belgian dairy and mixed herds

Boone, I., Thijs, E., De Borghgraeve, J., Speybroek, N., Ducheyne, E. and Dorny, P.

Importance of geographic information systems for the monitoring of animal diseases and zoonoses

De La Rocque, S., Tran, A.L., Etter, E., Vial L. and Hendrickx, G.

Quantifying the wind dispersal of Culicoides species in Greece and Bulgaria

Ducheyne, E., De Deken, R., Becu, S., Codina, B., Nomikou, K., Mangana-Vougiaki, O., Georgiev, G., Purse, B.V. and Hendrickx, G.


Mapping the benefits: a new decision tool for tsetse and trypanosomiasis interventions

Shaw, A., Hendrickx, G., Gilbert, M., Mattioli, R., Codjia, V., Dao, B., Diall, O., Mahama, C., Sidibe, I. and Wint, W.


Mapping of Bluetongue: an emerging disease in Europe

Ducheyne, E., Hendrickx, G. and De Deken, R.


Adoption et prise en charge par des éleveurs du nord Togo d'une nouvelle technique de contrôle de la mouche tsétsé : considérations socio-économiques

Bastiaensen, P., Kouagou, N'T., Gnofam, M., Batawui, K., Napala, A. and Hendrickx, G.

The use of GIS in Veterinary Parasitology. In Durr, P.A and Gatrell A.C. (Eds), GIS and Spatial Analysis in Veterinary Science

Hendrickx, G., Biesemans, J. and De Deken, R.

Towards long term tsetse and trypanosomosis management options in West Africa

Hendrickx, G., de La Rocque, S. and Mattioli, R.

Tsetse and trypanosomiasis intervention policies supporting sustainable animal-agricultural development

Mattioli, R.C., Feldmann, U., Hendrickx, G., Wint, W., Jannin, J. and Slingenbergh, J.


Parasitisme des petits ruminants dans la zone périurbaine de Sokodé, Togo. Partie 2 - Caprins

Bastiaensen, P., Dorny, P., Batawui, K., Boukaya, A., Napala, A. and Hendrickx, G.

Parasitisme des petits ruminants dans la zone périurbaine de Sokodé, Togo. Partie 1 - Ovins

Bastiaensen, P., Dorny, P., Batawui, K., Boukaya, A., Napala, A. and Hendrickx, G.


 L'application séquentielle de lambda-cyhalothrine sur le bétail par la méthode Electrodyn. Résultats obtenus au Togo dans le cadre de la lutte contre la TAA

Batawui, K., Bastiaensen, P., Napala, A. and Hendrickx, G.

Will the livestock revolution succeed?

Slingenbergh, J.H.W., Hendrickx, G. and Wint, W.

Livestock Mapping: Present and Future. In: Tateishi R. (Ed.), Global Environmental Databases (Volume 2)

Wint, W., Bourn, D., Hendrickx, G., Kruska, R. and Slingenbergh, J.


Pratique vétérinaire privée rurale au Togo : appréciation socio-économique de sa viabilité

Bastiaensen, P., Cissé, A., Gnofam, M., Bebay, C.E., Kouagou, N'T., Sonhaye, A., Napala, A. and Hendrickx, G.

Etude des parasitoses des veaux dans la région septentrionale du Togo

Ekpetsi Bouka C., Batawui, K., Napala, A., Bastiaensen, P., Faye, N. and Hendrickx, G.

Spatial trypanosomosis management. From Data-layers to Decision Making

Hendrickx, G., de La Rocque, S., Reid, R. and Wint, W.

A contribution towards simplifying area-wide tsetse surveys using medium resolution meteorological satellite data

Hendrickx, G., Napala, A., Slingenbergh, J.H.W., De Deken, R. and Rogers, D.J.

The Spatial Patterns of Trypanosomosis Predicted with the aid of Satellite Imagery

Hendrickx, G., Napala, A., Slingenbergh, J.H.W., De Deken, R., Vercruysse, J. and Rogers D.J.