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Research Article

Eco-Bio-Social Determinants for House Infestation by Non-domiciliated Triatoma dimidiata in the Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

  • Eric Dumonteil mail,

    edumonte@tulane.edu

    Affiliations: Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico, Department of Tropical Medicine, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

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  • Pierre Nouvellet,

    Affiliations: Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico, UMR 5244 CNRS-UPVD ‘Ecologie et Evolution des Interactions’, Université de Perpignan Via Domitia, Perpignan, France, Medical Research Council Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

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  • Kathryn Rosecrans,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico

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  • Maria Jesus Ramirez-Sierra,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico

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  • Rubi Gamboa-León,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico

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  • Vladimir Cruz-Chan,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico

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  • Miguel Rosado-Vallado,

    Affiliation: Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico

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  • Sébastien Gourbière

    Affiliation: UMR 5244 CNRS-UPVD ‘Ecologie et Evolution des Interactions’, Université de Perpignan Via Domitia, Perpignan, France

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  • Published: September 26, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002466

About the Authors

Eric Dumonteil, Pierre Nouvellet, Kathryn Rosecrans, Maria Jesus Ramirez-Sierra, Rubi Gamboa-León, Vladimir Cruz-Chan, Miguel Rosado-Vallado
Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico
Eric Dumonteil
Department of Tropical Medicine, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America
Pierre Nouvellet, Sébastien Gourbière
UMR 5244 CNRS-UPVD ‘Ecologie et Evolution des Interactions’, Université de Perpignan Via Domitia, Perpignan, France
Pierre Nouvellet
Medical Research Council Centre for Outbreak Analysis and Modelling, Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

Email: edumonte@tulane.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KR ED SG. Performed the experiments: PN KR MJRS RGL VCC MRV. Analyzed the data: PN KR ED SG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PN KR MJRS RGL VCC MRV. Wrote the paper: ED SG.