Joyce Megumi Sakamoto

    • 1262 Citations
    • 15 h-Index
    20062019
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    Research Output 2006 2019

    • 1262 Citations
    • 15 h-Index
    • 23 Article
    • 1 Review article
    2019

    A 117-year retrospective analysis of Pennsylvania tick community dynamics

    Pak, D., Jacobs, S. B. & Sakamoto, J. M., Apr 29 2019, In : Parasites and Vectors. 12, 1, 189.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Ticks
    Tick-Borne Diseases
    Research Personnel
    Dermacentor
    Disease Vectors
    2018
    9 Citations (Scopus)

    Investigating the viral ecology of global bee communities with high-throughput metagenomics

    Galbraith, D. A., Fuller, Z. L., Ray, A. M., Brockmann, A., Frazier, M., Gikungu, M. W., Martinez, J. F. I., Kapheim, K. M., Kerby, J. T., Kocher, S. D., Losyev, O., Muli, E., Patch, H. M., Rosa, C., Sakamoto, J. M., Stanley, S., Vaudo, A. D. & Grozinger, C. M., Dec 1 2018, In : Scientific reports. 8, 1, 8879.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Metagenomics
    Bees
    Ecology
    Viruses
    Oceania
    Erwinia
    Pseudomonas fluorescens
    Insect Vectors
    Beetles
    Biological Control Agents
    3 Citations (Scopus)

    Progress, challenges, and the role of public engagement to improve tick-borne disease literacy

    Sakamoto, J. M., Aug 1 2018, In : Current Opinion in Insect Science. 28, p. 81-89 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    literacy
    tick-borne diseases
    tick
    ticks
    vector-borne diseases
    2017
    4 Citations (Scopus)

    Functional characterization of Aquaporin-like genes in the human bed bug Cimex lectularius

    Tsujimoto, H., Sakamoto, J. M. & Rasgon, J. L., Dec 1 2017, In : Scientific reports. 7, 1, 3214.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Bedbugs
    Aquaporins
    Genes
    Water
    Aquaglyceroporins
    2016
    12 Citations (Scopus)

    Bunyaviruses are common in male and female Ixodes scapularis ticks in central Pennsylvania

    Sakamoto, J. M., Ng, T. F. F., Suzuki, Y., Tsujimoto, H., Deng, X., Delwart, E. & Rasgon, J. L., Jan 1 2016, In : PeerJ. 2016, 8, e2324.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Orthobunyavirus
    Ixodes
    Ixodes scapularis
    Ticks
    Pathogens
    161 Citations (Scopus)

    Genomic insights into the Ixodes scapularis tick vector of Lyme disease

    Gulia-Nuss, M., Nuss, A. B., Meyer, J. M., Sonenshine, D. E., Roe, R. M., Waterhouse, R. M., Sattelle, D. B., De La Fuente, J., Ribeiro, J. M., Megy, K., Thimmapuram, J., Miller, J. R., Walenz, B. P., Koren, S., Hostetler, J. B., Thiagarajan, M., Joardar, V. S., Hannick, L. I., Bidwell, S., Hammond, M. P. & 73 others, Young, S., Zeng, Q., Abrudan, J. L., Almeida, F. C., Ayllón, N., Bhide, K., Bissinger, B. W., Bonzon-Kulichenko, E., Buckingham, S. D., Caffrey, D. R., Caimano, M. J., Croset, V., Driscoll, T., Gilbert, D., Gillespie, J. J., Giraldo-Calderón, G. I., Grabowski, J. M., Jiang, D., Khalil, S. M. S., Kim, D., Kocan, K. M., Koči, J., Kuhn, R. J., Kurtti, T. J., Lees, K., Lang, E. G., Kennedy, R. C., Kwon, H., Perera, R., Qi, Y., Radolf, J. D., Sakamoto, J. M., Sánchez-Gracia, A., Severo, M. S., Silverman, N., Šimo, L., Tojo, M., Tornador, C., Van Zee, J. P., Vázquez, J., Vieira, F. G., Villar, M., Wespiser, A. R., Yang, Y., Zhu, J., Arensburger, P., Pietrantonio, P. V., Barker, S. C., Shao, R., Zdobnov, E. M., Hauser, F., Grimmelikhuijzen, C. J. P., Park, Y., Rozas, J., Benton, R., Pedra, J. H. F., Nelson, D. R., Unger, M. F., Tubio, J. M. C., Tu, Z., Robertson, H. M., Shumway, M., Sutton, G., Wortman, J. R., Lawson, D., Wikel, S. K., Nene, V. M., Fraser, C. M., Collins, F. H., Birren, B., Nelson, K. E., Caler, E. & Hill, C. A., Feb 9 2016, In : Nature communications. 7, 10507.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Ixodes
    Lyme Disease
    genome
    Ticks
    Genes
    2014
    80 Citations (Scopus)

    Native microbiome impedes vertical transmission of Wolbachia in Anopheles mosquitoes

    Hughes, G. L., Dodson, B. L., Johnson, R. M., Murdock, C. C., Tsujimoto, H., Suzuki, Y., Patt, A. A., Cui, L., Nossa, C. W., Barry, R. M., Sakamoto, J. M., Hornett, E. A. & Rasgon, J. L., Aug 26 2014, In : Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 111, 34, p. 12498-12503 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Wolbachia
    Anopheles
    Microbiota
    Culicidae
    Anti-Bacterial Agents
    19 Citations (Scopus)

    Population and demographic structure of Ixodes scapularis Say in the eastern United States

    Sakamoto, J. M., Goddard, J. & Rasgon, J. L., Jul 15 2014, In : PloS one. 9, 7, e101389.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Ixodes
    Ixodes scapularis
    Eastern United States
    Pathogens
    demographic statistics
    2013
    73 Citations (Scopus)

    Daily temporal dynamics of vaginal microbiota before, during and after episodes of bacterial vaginosis

    Ravel, J., Brotman, R. M., Gajer, P., Ma, B., Nandy, M., Fadrosh, D. W., Sakamoto, J., Koenig, S. S. K., Fu, L., Zhou, X., Hickey, R. J., Schwebke, J. R. & Forney, L. J., Dec 2 2013, In : Microbiome. 1, 1, 29.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Bacterial Vaginosis
    Microbiota
    Dysbiosis
    Therapeutics
    Research
    2012
    33 Citations (Scopus)

    Comparison of storage conditions for human vaginal microbiome studies

    Bai, G., Gajer, P., Nandy, M., Ma, B., Yang, H., Sakamoto, J. M., Blanchard, M. H., Ravel, J. & Brotman, R. M., May 24 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 5, e36934.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Microbiota
    Metabolites
    storage conditions
    Lactic Acid
    lactic acid
    139 Citations (Scopus)

    Proof of concept of microbiome-metabolome analysis and delayed gluten exposure on celiac disease autoimmunity in genetically at-risk infants

    Sellitto, M., Bai, G., Serena, G., Fricke, W. F., Sturgeon, C., Gajer, P., White, J. R., Koenig, S. S. K., Sakamoto, J. M., Boothe, D., Gicquelais, R., Kryszak, D., Puppa, E., Catassi, C., Ravel, J. & Fasano, A., Mar 14 2012, In : PLoS One. 7, 3, e33387.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    autoimmunity
    celiac disease
    Metabolome
    Glutens
    Microbiota
    446 Citations (Scopus)

    Temporal dynamics of the human vaginal microbiota

    Gajer, P., Brotman, R. M., Bai, G., Sakamoto, J. M., Schütte, U. M. E., Zhong, X., Koenig, S. S. K., Fu, L., Ma, Z., Zhou, X., Abdo, Z., Forney, L. J. & Ravel, J., May 2 2012, In : Science Translational Medicine. 4, 132, 132ra52.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Microbiota
    Dysbiosis
    Women's Health
    Vagina
    Menstrual Cycle
    31 Citations (Scopus)

    Twice-daily application of HIV microbicides alters the vaginal microbiota

    Ravel, J., Gajer, P., Fu, L., Mauck, C. K., Koenig, S. S. K., Sakamoto, J. M., Motsinger-Reif, A. A., Doncel, G. F. & Zeichner, S. L., Nov 1 2012, In : mBio. 3, 6

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Microbiota
    Anti-Infective Agents
    HIV
    Lactobacillus
    Nonoxynol
    2011
    65 Citations (Scopus)

    Wolbachia infections in Anopheles gambiae cells: Transcriptomic characterization of a novel host-symbiont interaction

    Hughes, G. L., Ren, X., Ramirez, J. L., Sakamoto, J. M., Bailey, J. A., Jedlicka, A. E. & Rasgon, J. L., Feb 1 2011, In : PLoS Pathogens. 7, 2, e1001296.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Wolbachia
    Anopheles gambiae
    Anopheles
    Infection
    Culicidae
    2010
    9 Citations (Scopus)

    Duplication, concerted evolution and purifying selection drive the evolution of mosquito vitellogenin genes

    Chen, S., Armistead, J. S., Provost-Javier, K. N., Sakamoto, J. M. & Rasgon, J. L., Jun 2 2010, In : BMC Evolutionary Biology. 10, 1, 142.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    concerted evolution
    vitellogenin
    mosquito
    Culicidae
    gene
    2009
    49 Citations (Scopus)

    Extensive genomic diversity of closely related wolbachia strains

    Ishmael, N., Hotopp, J. C. D., Loanidis, P., Biber, S., Sakamoto, J. M., Siozios, S., Nene, V., Werren, J., Boutriz, K., Bordenstein, S. R. & Tettelin, H., Sep 14 2009, In : Microbiology. 155, 7, p. 2211-2222 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Wolbachia
    Prophages
    Genes
    Horizontal Gene Transfer
    Genome
    2007
    3 Citations (Scopus)
    Trogossitidae
    Pityophthorus
    Coleoptera
    bark beetles
    flight
    18 Citations (Scopus)

    Propagation of arthropod-borne Rickettsia spp. in two mosquito cell lines

    Sakamoto, J. M. & Azad, A. F., Oct 1 2007, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 73, 20, p. 6637-6643 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Rickettsia
    Arthropods
    Culicidae
    mosquito
    arthropod
    25 Citations (Scopus)

    The role of Pityophthorus spp. as vectors of pitch canker affecting Pinus radiata

    Sakamoto, J. M., Gordon, T. R., Storer, A. J. & Wood, D. L., Jan 1 2007, In : Canadian Entomologist. 139, 6, p. 864-871 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Pityophthorus
    Pinus
    Beetles
    plant damage
    Pinus radiata
    2006
    6 Citations (Scopus)

    Endosymbiotic bacteria of bed bugs: Evolution, ecology and genetics

    Sakamoto, J. M. & Rasgon, J. L., Jun 1 2006, In : American Entomologist. 52, 2, p. 119-122 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cimicidae
    ecology
    bacterium
    bacteria
    bug
    22 Citations (Scopus)

    Factors influencing infection of mechanical wounds by Fusarium circinatum on Monterey pines (Pinus radiata)

    Sakamoto, J. M. & Gordon, T. R., Feb 1 2006, In : Plant Pathology. 55, 1, p. 130-136 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fusarium circinatum
    Pinus
    Fusarium
    plant damage
    Wound Infection
    16 Citations (Scopus)
    Cimicidae
    Bedbugs
    Heteroptera
    Cimex lectularius
    Wolbachia
    25 Citations (Scopus)

    Wolbachia infections in the Cimicidae: Museum specimens as an untapped resource for endosymbiont surveys

    Sakamoto, J. M., Feinstein, J. & Rasgon, J. L., May 1 2006, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 72, 5, p. 3161-3167 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cimicidae
    Wolbachia
    Museums
    endosymbiont
    endosymbionts