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Research Article

Factors Affecting Infestation by Triatoma infestans in a Rural Area of the Humid Chaco in Argentina: A Multi-Model Inference Approach

  • Juan M. Gurevitz,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Eco-Epidemiology, Department of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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  • Leonardo A. Ceballos,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Eco-Epidemiology, Department of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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  • María Sol Gaspe,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Eco-Epidemiology, Department of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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  • Julián A. Alvarado-Otegui,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Eco-Epidemiology, Department of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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  • Gustavo F. Enríquez,

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Eco-Epidemiology, Department of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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  • Uriel Kitron,

    Affiliation: Department of Environmental Studies, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

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  • Ricardo E. Gürtler mail

    gurtler@ege.fcen.uba.ar

    Affiliation: Laboratory of Eco-Epidemiology, Department of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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  • Published: October 18, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0001349

About the Authors

Juan M. Gurevitz, Leonardo A. Ceballos, María Sol Gaspe, Julián A. Alvarado-Otegui, Gustavo F. Enríquez, Ricardo E. Gürtler
Laboratory of Eco-Epidemiology, Department of Ecology, Genetics and Evolution, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Uriel Kitron
Department of Environmental Studies, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Email: gurtler@ege.fcen.uba.ar

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JMG LAC REG. Performed the experiments: JMG LAC MSG JAAO GFE. Analyzed the data: JMG REG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JMG UK REG. Wrote the paper: JMG REG.