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Marco Neira, PhD.Marco Neira round
     


Biology, Physiology, and Control of Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) of medical interest

 

 

 

  Estudios  Education: 

 

  • 2013 - 2015. Postdoctoral fellow Fogarty International Center (National Institutes of Health), D43 Training Grant.
  • 2009 - 2010. Postdoctoral fellow. Vector Group. Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine.
  • 2005 - 2009. Postdoctoral fellow.The Whitney Laboratory. University of Florida, St. Augustine, Florida.
  • 2005. PhD. in Biological Sciences. Ohio University, OH, USA.
  • 2001. Master in Arts. International Development Affairs – Health Concentration. Ohio University, OH, USA.
  • 1999. Bachelor in Biology. Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador. 

 

Cargo actual  Current position:  

 

  • External Collaborator at the Center for Research on Health in Latin America. 

 

 

Investigación actual  Current research (PUCE): Health and Vulnerable Groups. 

 

 

Publicaciones recientes  Recent publications

 

  • Sippy, R., Rivera, G.E., Sanchez, V., ... and Neira, M. (2020). Ingested insecticide to control Aedes aegypti: developing a novel dried attractive toxic sugar bait device for intra-domiciliary control. Parasites Vectors 13, 78. https://doi.org/10.1186/s13071-020-3930-9
  • Pilaquinga, F., Morejón, B., Ganchala, D., Morey, J., Piña, N., Debut, A. & Neira M. (2019). Green synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Solanum mammosum L. (Solanaceae) fruit extract and their larvicidal activity against Aedes aegypti L. (Diptera: Culicidae). PLOS ONE 14(10): e0224109. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0224109

 

Libros

  • Anita G. Villacís, Fabián E. Sáenz, Marco V. Neira, Mario J. Grijalva. 2018. Ecosalud en las enfermedades transmitidas por vectores: Chagas, Dengue y Malaria. Tercer tomo (Ciencia de la Salud). La Medicina Ecuatoriana en el siglo XXI. Academia Ecuatoriana de Medicina Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar, Corporación Editora Nacional, editor Jaime Breilh.

 

Redes  Orcid:  http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8068-5772 

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