Department of Biology


Frances E. Edillo, Ph.D.

Full Professor

feedillo@usc.edu.ph


Degrees

B.S. Biology, University of San Carlos,
M.S. Biology, Toyama University, 1993
Ph.D. Biology, University of California at Los Angeles, 2003
Post-doctoral program, Harvard School of Public Health,

Expertise:

Vector biology and genetics



Recent Publications:

1. Undurraga, E. A.; Edillo, F. E.; Erasmo, J. N. V.; Alera, M. T. P.; Yoon, I. K.; Largo, F. M.; Shepard, D. S. 2017. Disease burden of dengue in the Philippines: Adjusting for underreporting by comparing active and passive dengue surveillance in Punta Princesa, Cebu City. Amer J Trop Med Hygiene 96(4): 887-898.

2. Edillo, F. E.; Sarcos, J. R.; Sayson, S. L. 2015. Natural vertical transmission of dengue viruses in Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) in selected sites in Cebu City, Philippines. J Vector Ecol 40(2): 282-291.

3. Sayson, S. L.; Gloria-Soria, A.; Powell, J. R.; Edillo, F. E. 2015. Seasonal genetic changes of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) population in selected sites of Cebu City, Philippines. J Med Entomol 52(4): 638-646.

4. Edillo, F. E.; Halasa, Y. A.; Largo, F. M.; Erasmo, J. N. V.; Amoin, N. B.; Alera, M. T. P.; Yoon, I. K.; Alcantara, A. C.; Shepard, D. S. 2015. Dengue cost and burden in the Philippines. Amer J Trop Med Hygiene 92(2): 360-366.

5. Bentoy, K. M. Y.; Sayson, S. L.; Bataan, D. A. U.; Edillo, F. E. 2015. Zea mays (L.) pollen as nutriment to Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) larvae under laboratory conditions. Ann Trop Res 37(1): 69-83.




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