Benjamin G. Jacob, Ph.D. - Publications

Affiliations: 
2004 University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 
Area:
Epidemiology

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2017 Brito M, Paulo R, Van-Dunem P, Martins A, Unnasch TR, Novak RJ, Jacob B, Stanton MC, Molyneux DH, Kelly-Hope LA. Rapid integrated clinical survey to determine prevalence and co-distribution patterns of lymphatic filariasis and onchocerciasis in a co-endemic area: The Angolan experience. Parasite Epidemiology and Control. 2: 71-84. PMID 29774284 DOI: 10.1016/j.parepi.2017.05.001  0.36
2013 Jacob BG, Novak RJ, Toe LD, Sanfo M, Griffith DA, Lakwo TL, Habomugisha P, Katabarwa MN, Unnasch TR. Validation of a remote sensing model to identify Simulium damnosum s.l. breeding sites in Sub-Saharan Africa. Plos Neglected Tropical Diseases. 7: e2342. PMID 23936571 DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002342  0.44
2012 Jacob BG, Novak RJ, Toe L, Sanfo MS, Afriyie AN, Ibrahim MA, Griffith DA, Unnasch TR. Quasi-Likelihood Techniques in a Logistic Regression Equation for Identifying Simulium damnosum s.l. Larval Habitats Intra-cluster Covariates in Togo. Geo-Spatial Information Science = Diqui Kongjian Xinxi Kexue Xuebao / Edited by Editorial Board of Geomatics and Information Science of Wuhan University. 15: 117-133. PMID 23504576 DOI: 10.1080/10095020.2012.714663  0.44
2011 Jacob BG, Morris JA, Caamano EX, Griffith DA, Novak RJ. Geomapping generalized eigenvalue frequency distributions for predicting prolific Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus habitats based on spatiotemporal field-sampled count data. Acta Tropica. 117: 61-8. PMID 20969828 DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2010.10.002  0.44
2011 Jacob B, Griffith D, Mwangangi J, Gathings D, Mbogo C, Novak R. A cartographic analysis using spatial filter logistic model specifications for implementing mosquito control in Kenya Urban Geography. 32: 263-300. DOI: 10.2747/0272-3638.32.2.263  0.44
2010 Mwangangi JM, Shililu J, Muturi EJ, Muriu S, Jacob B, Kabiru EW, Mbogo CM, Githure J, Novak RJ. Anopheles larval abundance and diversity in three rice agro-village complexes Mwea irrigation scheme, central Kenya. Malaria Journal. 9: 228. PMID 20691120 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-9-228  0.44
2010 Jacob BJ, Krapp F, Ponce M, Gottuzzo E, Griffith DA, Novak RJ. Accounting for autocorrelation in multi-drug resistant tuberculosis predictors using a set of parsimonious orthogonal eigenvectors aggregated in geographic space. Geospatial Health. 4: 201-17. PMID 20503189 DOI: 10.4081/gh.2010.201  0.44
2010 Jacob BG, Burkett-Cadena ND, Luvall JC, Parcak SH, McClure CJ, Estep LK, Hill GE, Cupp EW, Novak RJ, Unnasch TR. Developing GIS-based eastern equine encephalitis vector-host models in Tuskegee, Alabama. International Journal of Health Geographics. 9: 12. PMID 20181267 DOI: 10.1186/1476-072X-9-12  0.44
2010 Jacob BG, Gunter J, Erick XC, David AG, Githure J, James LR, Robert JN. Quantifying stochastic error propagation in Bayesian parametric estimates using non-linear parameters of Anopheles gambiae s.l. habitats International Journal of Remote Sensing. 31: 6585-6601. DOI: 10.1080/01431160903286721  0.44
2009 Jacob BG, Griffith DA, Muturi EJ, Caamano EX, Githure JI, Novak RJ. A heteroskedastic error covariance matrix estimator using a first-order conditional autoregressive Markov simulation for deriving asympotical efficient estimates from ecological sampled Anopheles arabiensis aquatic habitat covariates. Malaria Journal. 8: 216. PMID 19772590 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-8-216  0.44
2009 Muturi EJ, Kamau L, Jacob BG, Muriu S, Mbogo CM, Shililu J, Githure J, Novak RJ. Spatial distribution, blood feeding pattern, and role of Anopheles funestus complex in malaria transmission in central Kenya. Parasitology Research. 105: 1041-6. PMID 19557433 DOI: 10.1007/s00436-009-1543-5  0.44
2009 Jacob BJ, Gu W, Caamano EX, Novak RJ. Developing operational algorithms using linear and non-linear squares estimation in Python for the identification of Culex pipiens and Culex restuans in a mosquito abatement district (Cook County, Illinois, USA). Geospatial Health. 3: 157-76. PMID 19440960 DOI: 10.4081/gh.2009.218  0.44
2009 Muturi EJ, Mwangangi JM, Jacob BG, Shililu JI, Mbogo CM, Githure JI, Novak RJ. Spatiotemporal dynamics of immature culicines (subfamily Culicinae) and their larval habitats in Mwea Rice Scheme, Kenya. Parasitology Research. 104: 851-9. PMID 19034518 DOI: 10.1007/s00436-008-1266-z  0.44
2009 Jacob BG, Griffith D, Muturi E, Caamano EX, Shililu J, Githure JI, Novak RJ. Describing Anopheles arabiensis aquatic habitats in two riceland agro-ecosystems in Mwea, Kenya using a negative binomial regression model with a non-homogenous mean. Acta Tropica. 109: 17-26. PMID 18930703 DOI: 10.1016/j.actatropica.2008.09.009  0.44
2009 Jacob BG, Lampman RL, Ward MP, Muturi EJ, Morris JA, Caamano EX, Novak RJ. Geospatial variability in the egg raft distribution and abundance of Culex pipiens and Culex restuans in Urbana-Champaign, Illinois International Journal of Remote Sensing. 30: 2005-2019. DOI: 10.1080/01431160802549195  0.44
2008 Muturi EJ, Shililu JI, Jacob BG, Mwangangi JM, Mbogo CM, Githure JI, Novak RJ. Diversity of riceland mosquitoes and factors affecting their occurrence and distribution in Mwea, Kenya. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 24: 349-58. PMID 18939686 DOI: 10.2987/5675.1  0.44
2008 Mwangangi JM, Muturi EJ, Shililu J, Muriu SM, Jacob B, Kabiru EW, Mbogo CM, Githure J, Novak R. Contribution of different aquatic habitats to adult Anopheles arabiensis and Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae) production in a rice agroecosystem in Mwea, Kenya. Journal of Vector Ecology : Journal of the Society For Vector Ecology. 33: 129-38. PMID 18697315 DOI: 10.3376/1081-1710(2008)33[129:CODAHT]2.0.CO;2  0.44
2008 Muturi EJ, Mwangangi J, Shililu J, Jacob BG, Mbogo C, Githure J, Novak RJ. Environmental factors associated with the distribution of Anopheles arabiensis and Culex quinquefasciatus in a rice agro-ecosystem in Mwea, Kenya. Journal of Vector Ecology : Journal of the Society For Vector Ecology. 33: 56-63. PMID 18697307 DOI: 10.3376/1081-1710(2008)33[56:EFAWTD]2.0.CO;2  0.44
2008 Mwangangi JM, Muturi EJ, Shililu JI, Jacob B, Kabiru EW, Mbogo CM, Githure JI, Novak RJ. Distribution of mosquito larvae within the paddy and its implication in larvicidal application in Mwea rice irrigation scheme, Central Kenya. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 24: 36-41. PMID 18437812 DOI: 10.2987/5586.1  0.44
2008 Jacob BG, Muturi EJ, Caamano EX, Gunter JT, Mpanga E, Ayine R, Okelloonen J, Nyeko JP, Shililu JI, Githure JI, Regens JL, Novak RJ, Kakoma I. Hydrological modeling of geophysical parameters of arboviral and protozoan disease vectors in Internally Displaced People camps in Gulu, Uganda. International Journal of Health Geographics. 7: 11. PMID 18341699 DOI: 10.1186/1476-072X-7-11  0.44
2008 Muriu SM, Muturi EJ, Shililu JI, Mbogo CM, Mwangangi JM, Jacob BG, Irungu LW, Mukabana RW, Githure JI, Novak RJ. Host choice and multiple blood feeding behaviour of malaria vectors and other anophelines in Mwea rice scheme, Kenya. Malaria Journal. 7: 43. PMID 18312667 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-7-43  0.44
2008 Muturi EJ, Muriu S, Shililu J, Mwangangi JM, Jacob BG, Mbogo C, Githure J, Novak RJ. Blood-feeding patterns of Culex quinquefasciatus and other culicines and implications for disease transmission in Mwea rice scheme, Kenya. Parasitology Research. 102: 1329-35. PMID 18297310 DOI: 10.1007/s00436-008-0914-7  0.44
2008 Muturi EJ, Muriu S, Shililu J, Mwangangi J, Jacob BG, Mbogo C, Githure J, Novak RJ. Effect of rice cultivation on malaria transmission in central Kenya. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 78: 270-5. PMID 18256428  0.44
2008 Muturi EJ, Jacob BG, Kim CH, Mbogo CM, Novak RJ. Are coinfections of malaria and filariasis of any epidemiological significance? Parasitology Research. 102: 175-81. PMID 18026992 DOI: 10.1007/s00436-007-0779-1  0.44
2008 Jacob BG, Griffith DA, Gunter JT, Muturi EJ, Caamano EX, Shililu JI, Githure JI, Regens JL, Novak RJ. A spatial filtering specification for an auto-negative binomial model of anopheles arabiensis aquatic habitats Transactions in Gis. 12: 515-539. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9671.2008.01110.x  0.44
2008 Jacob BG, Griffith DA, Novak RJ. Decomposing malaria mosquito aquatic habitat data into spatial autocorrelation eigenvectors in a SAS/GIS® module Transactions in Gis. 12: 341-364. DOI: 10.1111/j.1467-9671.2008.01104.x  0.44
2007 Mwangangi JM, Muturi EJ, Shililu JI, Muriu S, Jacob B, Kabiru EW, Mbogo CM, Githure JI, Novak RJ. Environmental covariates of Anopheles arabiensis in a rice agroecosystem in Mwea, Central Kenya. Journal of the American Mosquito Control Association. 23: 371-7. PMID 18240512 DOI: 10.2987/5605.1  0.44
2007 Muturi EJ, Jacob BG, Shililu J, Novak R. Laboratory studies on the effect of inorganic fertilizers on survival and development of immature Culex quinquefasciatus (Diptera: Culicidae). Journal of Vector Borne Diseases. 44: 259-65. PMID 18092533  0.44
2007 Jacob BG, Muturi EJ, Mwangangi JM, Funes J, Caamano EX, Muriu S, Shililu J, Githure J, Novak RJ. Remote and field level quantification of vegetation covariates for malaria mapping in three rice agro-village complexes in Central Kenya. International Journal of Health Geographics. 6: 21. PMID 17550620 DOI: 10.1186/1476-072X-6-21  0.44
2007 Muturi EJ, Shililu JI, Gu W, Jacob BG, Githure JI, Novak RJ. Larval habitat dynamics and diversity of Culex mosquitoes in rice agro-ecosystem in Mwea, Kenya. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 76: 95-102. PMID 17255236  0.44
2007 Jacob BG, Muturi E, Halbig P, Mwangangi J, Wanjogu RK, Mpanga E, Funes J, Shililu J, Githure J, Regens JL, Novak RJ. Environmental abundance of Anopheles (Diptera: Culicidae) larval habitats on land cover change sites in Karima Village, Mwea Rice Scheme, Kenya. The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 76: 73-80. PMID 17255233  0.44
2006 Jacob BG, Muturi EJ, Funes JE, Shililu JI, Githure JI, Kakoma II, Novak RJ. A grid-based infrastructure for ecological forecasting of rice land Anopheles arabiensis aquatic larval habitats. Malaria Journal. 5: 91. PMID 17062142 DOI: 10.1186/1475-2875-5-91  0.44
2006 Jacob BG, Shililu J, Muturi EJ, Mwangangi JM, Muriu SM, Funes J, Githure J, Regens JL, Novak RJ. Spatially targeting Culex quinquefasciatus aquatic habitats on modified land cover for implementing an Integrated Vector Management (IVM) program in three villages within the Mwea Rice Scheme, Kenya. International Journal of Health Geographics. 5: 18. PMID 16684354 DOI: 10.1186/1476-072X-5-18  0.44
2005 Jacob BG, Arheart KL, Griffith DA, Mbogo CM, Githeko AK, Regens JL, Githure JI, Novak R, Beier JC. Evaluation of environmental data for identification of Anopheles (Diptera: Culicidae) aquatic larval habitats in Kisumu and Malindi, Kenya. Journal of Medical Entomology. 42: 751-5. PMID 16365996  0.44
2005 Jacob BG, Regens JL, Mbogo CM, Githeko AK, Swalm CM, Githure JI, Beier JC. Capabilities of multispectral thermal data for identification of Anopheles gambiae mosquito larval habitats in African urban environments International Journal of Remote Sensing. 26: 523-534. DOI: 10.1080/01431160512331299306  0.44
2003 Jacob B, Regens JL, Mbogo CM, Githeko AK, Keating J, Swalm CM, Gunter JT, Githure JI, Beier JC. Occurrence and distribution of Anopheles (Diptera: Culicidae) larval habitats on land cover change sites in urban Kisumu and urban Malindi, Kenya. Journal of Medical Entomology. 40: 777-84. PMID 14765653  0.44
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