Researcher interests: Ecology of emerging cutaneous leishmanisis in Israel. Ecology and transmission of visceral leishmaniasis in Ethiopia. Xenodiagnosis in Ethiopia and Brazil. Control of phlebotomine sand flies.
FACULTY / SCHOOL: School of Medicine - IMRIC
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Selected Publications

anderson guimaraescosta, asrat hailu, diaeldin elnaiem, fabiano oliveira, jesus valenzuela, maha osman, michal sima, petr volf, petra sumova, tatiana spitzova, Alon Warburg
human antibody reaction against recombinant salivary proteins of phlebotomus orientalis in eastern africa (2018)| PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases| Read more
ahmad amro, alexander bray, andreas kruger, catherine flanley, david hoel, douglas shoue, emad fawaz, gwen stayback, hanafi hanafi, iliano coutinhoabreu, kaouther jaouadi, kenawy, marcelo ramalhoortigao, mary ann mcdowell, mehmet karakus, mohammad reza yaghoobieershadi, mostafa ramadhan dokhan, omar hamarsheh, rami mukbel, shabaan elhossary, shaden kamhawi, Alon Warburg
population genetics analysis of phlebotomus papatasi sand flies from egypt and jordan based on mitochondrial cytochrome b haplotypes (2018)| Parasites & Vectors| Read more
abdelmajeed nasereddin, aidyn yeszhanov, artur trancoso lopo queiroz, asrat hailu, ben zion horwitz, claudia brodskyn, david poche, deborah bittencourt mothe fraga, Ibrahim Abbasi, ikram salah, oscar david kirstein, patricia sampaio tavares veras, richard poche, tiago feitosa mota, Alon Warburg, zaria torrespoche
plant feeding phlebotomine sand flies vectors of leishmaniasis prefer cannabis sativa (2018)| Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America| Read more
aime ngouateu tateng, andreas kruger, blaise dondji, esther von stebut, marcus maurer, omer bebe ngouateu, oscar david kirstein, vincent khan payne, Alon Warburg
first detection of leishmania donovani in sand flies from cameroon and its epidemiological implications (2018)| Tropical Medicine & International Health| Read more
araya gebresilassie, asrat hailu, ben zion horwitz, ibrahim abassi, laura skrip, oscar david kirstein, petr volf, tamara iungman, tatiana spitzova, teshome gebremichael, Alon Warburg, yoni waitz
a fine scale eco epidemiological study on endemic visceral leishmaniasis in north ethiopian villages (2018)| Acta Tropica| Read more
faiman, gueta, kirstein, knigin, stone, Alon Warburg
studies on the behaviour and control of phlebotomine sandflies using experimental houses (2018)| Medical and Veterinary Entomology| Read more
araya gebresilassie, asrat hailu, Aviad Moncaz, esayas aklilu, habte tekie, Ibrahim Abbasi, meshesha balkew, mizan kindu, oscar david kirstein, solomon yared, teshome gebremichael, Alon Warburg
some aspects of entomological determinants of phlebotomus orientalis in highland and lowland visceral leishmaniasis foci in northwestern ethiopia (2018)| PLOS ONE| Read more
Abedelmajeed Nasereddin, arie zackay, asrat hailu, Charles Jaffe, james cotton, mandy sanders, Alon Warburg
genome wide comparison of ethiopian leishmania donovani strains reveals differences potentially related to parasite survival (2018)| PLOS Genetics| Read more
araya gebresilassie, asrat hailu, essayas akililu, kebede deribe, meshesha balkew, solomon yared, teshome gebremichael, Alon Warburg
diversity and altitudinal distribution of phlebotomine sand flies diptera psychodidae in visceral leishmaniasis endemic areas of northwest ethiopia (2017)| Acta Tropica| Read more
asrat hailu, ben zion horwitz, Ibrahim Abbasi, Charles Jaffe, laura skrip, lynlee, oscar david kirstein, tarl prow, Alon Warburg
minimally invasive microbiopsies a novel sampling method for identifying asymptomatic potentially infectious carriers of leishmania donovani (2017)| International Journal for Parasitology| Read more
Joseph Deutsch, shoshana gelman, Alon Warburg
xanthine in urine stimulates growth of leishmania promastigotes in vitro (2008)| Journal of Medical Microbiology| Read more
studies on sand fly fauna and ecological analysis of phlebotomus orientalis in the highland and lowland foci of kala azar in northwestern ethiopia ()| PLOS ONE| Read more

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