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Dr José Guilherme Behrensdorf Derraik


 

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Peer-Reviewed Publications

2015

96. Oliver MH, Jaquiery AL, Kenyon PR, Pain SJ, Jenkinson CM, Blair HT, Derraik JGB, Bloomfield FH (2015). Maternal insulin sensitivity in midpregnancy does not determine birth weight after embryo transfer between large and small breed sheep. Domestic Animal Endocrinology 50: 50-54.

 

2014

95. Heather NL, Seneviratne SN, Webster D, Derraik JGB, Jefferies C, Carll J, Jiang Y, Cutfield WS, Hofman PL (in press). Newborn screening for congenital adrenal hyperplasia in New Zealand 1994–2013. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism.

94. Derraik JGB, Slaney D (in press). Notes on Zika virus – a novel pathogen now present in the South Pacific. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health.

93. Albert BB, de Bock M, Derraik JGB, Brennan CM, Biggs JB, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2014). Increasing parental age at childbirth is associated with greater insulin sensitivity and a more favourable metabolic profile in overweight adult male offspring. American Journal of Human Biology [Epub ahead of print].

92. Derraik JGB, Ayyavoo A, Hofman PL, Biggs JB, Cutfield WS (2014). Increasing maternal pre-pregnancy BMI is associated with reduced insulin sensitivity and increased blood pressure in their children. Clinical Endocrinology [Epub ahead of print].

91. Derraik JGB, Gusso S, Peart JM, Rademaker M, Cutfield WS, Hofman PL (2014). Preliminary dermis and subcutis thickness in adults with type 1 and 2 diabetes mellitus. Australasian Journal of Dermatology [Epub ahead of print].

90. Seneviratne SN, McCowan L, Cutfield WS, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL (2014). Exercise in pregnancies complicated by obesity: achieving benefits and overcoming barriers. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology [Epub ahead of print].

89. Ayyavoo A, Derraik JGB, Cutfield WS, Hofman PL (2014). Elimination of pain and improvement of exercise capacity in Camurati-Engelmann disease with losartan. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 99: 3978-3982.

88. Schierding W, O’Sullivan JM, Derraik JGB, Cutfield WS (2014). Genes and post-term birth: late for delivery. BMC Research Notes 7: 720.

87. Albert BB, Derraik JGB, Brennan CM, Biggs JB, Smith GC, Garg ML, Cameron-Smith D, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2014). Higher omega-3 index is associated with increased insulin sensitivity and more favourable metabolic profile in middle-aged overweight men. Scientific Reports 4: 6697.

86. Derraik JGB, Savage T, Miles HL, Mouat F, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2014). Anthropometry, glucose homeostasis, and lipid profile in prepubertal children born early, full, or late term. Scientific Reports 4: 6497.

85. Ayyavoo A, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL, Biggs J, Cutfield WS (2014). Metabolic, cardiovascular, and anthropometric differences between prepubertal girls and boys. Clinical Endocrinology 81: 238-243.

84. Ayyavoo A, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2013). Hyperemesis gravidarum and long-term health of the offspring. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 210: 521-525.

83. Pinto TE, Gusso S, Hofman PL, Derraik JGB, Hornung TS, Cutfield WS, Baldi JC (2014). Systolic and diastolic abnormalities reduce the cardiac response to exercise in adolescents with type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care 37: 1439-1446.

82. Derraik JGB, Rademaker M, Cutfield WS, Peart JM, Jefferies C, Hofman PL (2014). Poorer glycaemic control is associated with increased skin thickness at injection sites in children with type 1 diabetes. International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology 2014: 2.

81. Ayyavoo A, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2014). Post-term birth: is prolonged pregnancy too long? Journal of Pediatrics 164(3): 647-651.

80. Albert BB, de Bock M, Derraik JGB, Brennan CM, Biggs JB, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2014). Among overweight middle-aged men, first-borns have lower insulin sensitivity than second-borns. Scientific Reports 4: 3906.

79. Derraik JGB, Rademaker M, Cutfield WS, Pinto TE, Tregurtha S, Faherty A, Peart JM, Drury PL, Hofman PL (2014). Effects of age, gender, BMI, and anatomical site on skin thickness in children and adults with diabetes. PLOS ONE 9(1): e86637.

78. Derraik JGB, de Bock M, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2014). Increasing BMI is associated with a progressive reduction in physical quality of life among overweight middle-aged men. Scientific Reports 4: 3677.

77. Savage T, Derraik JGB, Miles HL, Mouat F, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2014). Increasing paternal age at childbirth is associated with taller stature and less favourable lipid profiles in their children. Clinical Endocrinology 80(2): 253-260.

 

2013

76. Heather NL, Derraik JGB, Beca J, Hofman PL, Dansey R, Hamill J, Cutfield WS (2013). Glasgow Coma Scale and outcomes after structural traumatic head injury in early childhood. PLOS ONE 8(12): e82245.

75. Mathai S, Derraik JGB, Cutfield WS, Dalziel SR, Harding JE, Biggs J, Jefferies C, Hofman PL (2013). Increased adiposity in adults born preterm and their children. PLOS ONE 8(11): e81840.

74. de Bock M, Thorstensen EB, Derraik JGB, Henderson HV, Cutfield WS (2013). Human absorption and metabolism of oleuropein and hydroxytyrosol ingested as olive (Olea europaea L.) leaf extract. Molecular Nutrition and Food Research 57(11): 2079-2085.

73. Albert BB, Heather N, Derraik JGB, Cutfield WS, Wouldes T, Tregurtha S, Mathai S, Webster D, Jefferies C, Gunn AJ, Hofman PL (2013). Neurodevelopmental and body composition outcomes in children with congenital hypothyroidism treated with high-dose initial replacement and close monitoring. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 98(9): 3663-3670.

72. Ayyavoo A, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL, Biggs J, Bloomfield FH, Cormack BE, Stone P, Cutfield WS (2013). Severe hyperemesis gravidarum is associated with reduced insulin sensitivity in the offspring in childhood. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 98(8): 3263-3268.

71. Savage T, Derraik JGB, Miles HL, Mouat F, Cutfield WS, Hofman PL (2013). Birth order progressively affects childhood height. Clinical Endocrinology 79(3): 378-358.

70. Ayyavoo A, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS. Birth order: another risk factor for metabolic and cardiovascular diseases? Future Cardiology 9(4): 447-450.

69. Ayyavoo A, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL, Mathai S, Biggs J, Stone P, Sadler L, Cutfield WS (2013). Pre-pubertal children born post-term have reduced insulin sensitivity and other markers of the metabolic syndrome. PLoS ONE 8:e67966.

68. Green MP, Mouat F, Miles HL, Hopkins SA, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL, Peek JC, Cutfield WS (2013). Phenotypic differences in children conceived from fresh and thawed embryos in in vitro fertilization compared with naturally conceived children. Fertility and Sterility 99: 1898-1904.

67. Harding JE, Derraik JGB, Berry MJ, Jaquiery AL, Alsweiler JM, Cormack BE, Bloomfield FH (2013). Optimum feeding and growth in preterm neonates. Journal of Developmental Origins of Health and Disease 4: 215-222.

66. Savage T, Derraik JGB, Miles HL, Mouat F, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2013). Increasing maternal age is associated with taller stature and reduced abdominal fat in their children. PLoS ONE 8: e58869.

65. de Bock, Derraik JGB, Brennan CM, Biggs JB, Morgan PE, Hodgkinson SC, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2013). Olive (Olea europaea L.) leaf extract improves insulin sensitivity: a randomized, placebo-controlled, crossover trial. PLoS ONE 8: e57622.

64. Ayyavoo A, Savage T, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS (2013). First-born children have reduced insulin sensitivity and higher daytime blood pressure compared to later-born children. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 98: 1248-1253.

 

2012

63. de Bock M, Derraik JGB, Brennan CM, Biggs JB, Smith GC, Cameron-Smith D, Wall CR, Cutfield WS. 2012. Psyllium supplementation in adolescents improves fat distribution & lipid profile: a randomized participant-blinded placebo controlled crossover trial. PLoS One 7: e41735.

62. Albert BB, Cutfield WS, Webster D, Carll J, Derraik JGB, Jefferies C, Gunn AJ, Hofman PL. 2012. Etiology of increasing incidence of congenital hypothyroidism in New Zealand from 1993–2010. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 97: 3155-3160.

61. Wali JA, de Boo HA, Derraik JGB, Phua HH, Oliver MH, Bloomfield FH, Harding JE. 2012. Weekly intra-amniotic IGF-1 treatment increases growth of growth-restricted ovine fetuses and up-regulates placental amino acid transporters. PLoS One 7: e37899.

60. Mathai S, Cutfield WS, Derraik JGB, Dalziel SR, Harding JE, Robinson E, Biggs J, Jefferies C, Hofman PL. 2012. Insulin sensitivity and β-cell function in adults born preterm and their children. Diabetes 61: 2479-2483.

59. Heather NL, Derraik JGB, Brennan C, Jefferies C, Hofman PL, Kelly P, Jones RG, Rowe DL, Cutfield WS. 2012. Cortisol response to synacthen stimulation is attenuated following abusive head trauma. Clinical Endocrinology 77: 352-362.

58. de Bock M, Derraik JGB, Cutfield WS. 2012. Polyphenols and glucose homeostasis in humans. Journal of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 112: 808-815.

57. Rademaker M, Derraik JGB. 2012. Phytophotodermatitis from Ficus pumila. Contact Dermatitis 67: 53-56.

56. de Bock M, Gunn AJ, Holt JA, Derraik JGB, Reed P, Cutfield W, Mouat F, Hofman P, Jefferies C. 2012. Impact of insulin pumps on glycaemic control in a pump naïve paediatric regional population. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health 48: 247-252.

55. Derraik JGB, Reed PW, Jefferies C, Cutfield SW, Hofman PL, Cutfield WS. 2012. Increasing incidence and age at diagnosis among children with type 1 diabetes mellitus over a 20-year period in Auckland (New Zealand). PLoS One 7: e32640.

54. Heather NL, Jefferies C, Hofman PL, Derraik JGB, Brennan C, Kelly P, Hamill JKM, Jones RG, Rowe DL, Cutfield WS. 2012. Permanent hypopituitarism is rare following structural traumatic brain injury in early childhood. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 97:599-604.

53. Beltrand J, Soboleva TK, Shorten PR, Derraik JGB, Hofman PL, Albertsson-Wikland K, Hochberg Z, Cutfield WS. 2012. Post-term birth is associated with greater risk of obesity in adolescent males. Journal of Pediatrics 160: 769-773.

52. Thorstensen EB, Derraik JGB, Oliver MH, Jaquiery AL, Bloomfield FH, Harding JE. 2012. The effects of periconceptional undernutrition on taurine levels in sheep. British Journal of Nutrition 107: 466-472.

 

2011

51. Cutfield S, Derraik JGB, Reed P, Hofman P, Jefferies C, Cutfield WS. 2011. Early markers of glycaemic control in children with type 1 diabetes mellitus. PLoS One 6:e25251.

50. Rowe DL, Derraik JGB, Robinson E, Cutfield WS, Hoffman PL. 2011. Preterm birth and the endocrine regulation of growth in childhood and adolescence. Clinical Endocrinology 75: 661-665.

49. Cutfield WS, Derraik JGB, Gunn AJ, Delany T, Robinson E, Hoffman PL. 2011. Compliance with growth hormone therapy in New Zealand. PLoS One 6:e16223.

48. Derraik JGB, Barraclough RK. 2011. A trial using rechargeable batteries to run mosquito light traps. Journal of Vector Ecology 36: 221-223.

47. Vink CJ, Derraik JGB, Sirvid PS, Philips C. 2011. The Australian redback spider Latrodectus hasseltii (Thorell 1870) (Araneae: Theridiidae): current and potential distributions, and likely impacts. Biological Invasions 13: 1003-1019.

 

2010

46. Derraik JGB, Slaney D, Nye E, Weinstein P. 2010. Chikungunya virus: a novel and potentially serious threat to New Zealand and the South Pacific Islands. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 83: 755-759.

45. Darp RA, de Boo HA, Phua HH, Oliver MH, Derraik JGB, Harding JE, Bloomfield FH. 2010. Differential regulation of igf1 and igf1r mRNA levels in the two hepatic lobes following IUGR and its treatment with intra-amniotic IGF-1 in ovine fetuses. Reproduction, Fertility and Development 22: 1188-1197.

44. Slaney D, Derraik JGB, Weinstein P. 2010. Driving disease emergence: will land-use changes beat climate change to the punch? New Zealand Medical Journal 123(1322): U4334.

43. Hofman PL, Derraik JGB, Pinto TE, Tregurtha S, Faherty A, Peart JM, Drury PL, Robinson E, Tehranchi R, Donsmark M, Cutfield WS. 2010. Defining the ideal injection techniques when using 5-mm needles in children and adults. Diabetes Care 33: 1940-1944.

42. Derraik JGB, Rademarker M, Heath ACG. 2010. Human myiasis in New Zealand: imported and indigenously-acquired cases; the species of concern and clinical aspects. New Zealand Medical Journal 123(1322): U4333.

41. Derraik JGB, Early JW, Closs GP, Dickinson KJM. 2010. Morphospecies and taxonomic species comparison for Hymenoptera. Journal of Insect Science 10: 108.

40. Derraik JGB, Sirvid PS, Rademarker M. 2010. The first account of bite by the New Zealand native spider Trite planiceps (Arachnida: Salticidae). New Zealand Medical Journal 123(1314): U4104.

39. Derraik JGB, Phillips S. 2010. Online trade poses a threat to biosecurity in New Zealand. Biological Invasions 12: 1477-1480.

38. Harding JE, Derraik JGB, Bloomfield FH. 2010. Maternal undernutrition and endocrine development. Expert Review of Endocrinology and Metabolism 5: 297-312.

 

2009

37. Derraik JGB. 2009. The association between habitat size, brushtail possum density and the mosquito fauna of native forests in the Auckland Region, New Zealand. EcoHealth 6: 229-238.

36. Derraik JGB, Slaney D, Nye ER, Weinstein P. 2009. Vector-borne disease prevention: the need for a joint South Pacific approach. New Zealand Medical Journal 122(1299): U3707.

35. Derraik JGB. 2009. The mosquito fauna of phytotelmata in native forest habitats in the Auckland region, New Zealand. Journal of Vector Ecology 34: 157-159.

34. Rademaker M, Derraik JGB. 2009. White-tail spider bites. ACC Review 42: April 2009.

33. Derraik JGB. 2009. A tool for sampling mosquito larvae from phytotelmata. Journal of Vector Ecology 34: 155-156.

32. Derraik JGB, Rademaker M. 2009. Allergic contact dermatitis from exposure to Grevillea robusta in New Zealand. Australasian Journal of Dermatology 50: 124-127.

 

2008

31. Derraik JGB, Tompkins DM, Alley MR, Holder P, Atkinson T. 2008. Epidemiology of an avian malaria outbreak in a native bird species (Mohoua ochrocephala) in New Zealand. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 38: 237-242.

30. Derraik JGB. 2008. The potential significance to human health associated with the establishment of the snail Melanoides tuberculata in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal 121(1280): U3221.

29. Derraik JGB. 2008. The potential direct impacts on human health resulting from the establishment of the painted apple moth (Teia anartoides) in New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal 121(1278): U3161.

28. Derraik JGB, Slaney D, Weinstein P. 2008. Effect of height on the use of artificial larval container habitats by Aedes notoscriptus in native forest and zoo in Wellington, New Zealand. New Zealand Entomologist 31: 31-34.

 

2007

27. Derraik JGB, Ji W, Slaney D. 2007. Mosquitoes feeding on brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula) and humans in a native forest fragment in the Auckland region. New Zealand Medical Journal 120(1266): U2830.

26. Derraik JGB. 2007. Three students exposed to Uraba lugens (gum leaf skeletoniser) caterpillars in a West Auckland school. New Zealand Medical Journal 120(1259): U2656.

25. Derraik JGB, Rademaker M. 2007. Phytophotodermatitis caused by contact with fig tree (Ficus carica). New Zealand Medical Journal 120(1259): U2658.

24. Derraik JGB, Slaney D. 2007. Anthropogenic environmental change, mosquito-borne diseases and human health in New Zealand. EcoHealth 4: 72-81.

23. Derraik JGB. 2007. Heracleum mantegazzianum and Toxicodendron succedaneum: plants of human health significance in New Zealand and the National Pest Plant Accord. New Zealand Medical Journal 120(1259): U2657.

 

2006

22. Derraik JGB. 2006. Erucism in New Zealand: exposure to gum leaf skeletoniser (Uraba lugens) caterpillars in the differential diagnosis of contact dermatitis in the Auckland region. New Zealand Medical Journal 119(1241): U2142.

21. Derraik JGB. 2006. A scenario for invasion and dispersal of Aedes albopictus (Diptera: Culicidae) in New Zealand. Journal of Medical Entomology 43:1-8.

 

2005

20. Derraik JGB. 2005. Mosquitoes breeding in container habitats in urban and peri-urban areas in the Auckland Region, New Zealand. Entomotropica 20: 93-97.

19. Derraik JGB, Slaney D. 2005. Influence of container aperture size and colour on oviposition preferences in three New Zealand mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae). The Annals of Medical Entomology 14: 30-41.

18. Derraik JGB, Snell A, Slaney D. 2005. Vertical distribution of mosquitoes in native forest in Auckland, New Zealand. Journal of Vector Ecology 30: 334-336.

17. Snell A, Derraik JGB, McIntyre M. 2005. Maorigoeldia argyropus Walker (Diptera: Culicidae): is this another threatened endemic species? New Zealand Entomologist 28: 95-99.

16. Derraik JGB, Snell A, Slaney D. 2005. An investigation into the circadian response of adult mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) to host-cues in West Auckland. New Zealand Entomologist 28: 85-90.

15. Derraik JGB, Heath ACG. 2005. Immature Diptera (excluding Culicidae) inhabiting phytotelmata in the Auckland and Wellington regions. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research 39: 981-987.

14. Derraik JGB, Slaney D. 2005. The toxicity of used coffee grounds to the larvae of Ochlerotatus (Finlaya) notoscriptus (Skuse) (Diptera: Culicidae). The Annals of Medical Entomology 14: 14-24.

13. Derraik JGB. 2005. Mosquitoes breeding in phytotelmata in native forests in the Wellington region, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 29: 185-191.

12. Derraik JGB, Slaney D. 2005. Container aperture size and nutrient preferences of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in the Auckland region, New Zealand. Journal of Vector Ecology 30: 73-82.

11. Derraik JGB, Rufaut CG, Closs G, Dickinson KJM. 2005. Ground invertebrate fauna associated with native shrubs and exotic pasture in a modified rural landscape, Otago, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 29: 129-135.

 

2004

10. Derraik JGB. 2004. A survey of the mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) fauna of the Auckland Zoological Park. New Zealand Entomologist 27: 51-55.

09. Derraik JGB. 2004. Exotic mosquitoes in New Zealand: a review of species intercepted, their pathways and ports of entry. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 28: 433-444.

08. Derraik JGB, Calisher CH. 2004. Is New Zealand prepared to deal with arboviral diseases?  Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 28: 27-30.

Note: ESI Thomson Special Topics, December 2005: Fast Breaking paper in the field of Social Sciences

 

2003

07. Derraik JGB, Slaney D, Weinstein P, Lester P, Purdie G. 2003. Presence of adult Ochlerotatus (Finlaya) notoscriptus (Skuse) and Culex (Culex) pervigilans Bergroth (Diptera: Culicidae) in tree canopy in Wellington, New Zealand. New Zealand Entomologist 26: 105-107.

06. Derraik JGB, Closs GP, Dickinson KJM. 2003. Invertebrate diversity on Olearia bullata and Coprosma propinqua in a native modified shrubland. New Zealand Journal of Ecology 27: 55-60.

05. Barratt BIP, Derraik JGB, Rufaut CG, Goodman AJ, Dickinson KJM. 2003. Morphospecies as a substitute for Coleoptera species identification, and the value of experience in improving accuracy.  Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 33: 583-590.

 

2002

04. Derraik JGB, Closs G, Dickinson KJM, Barratt BIP, Sirvid P. 2002. Invertebrate species richness and density in relation to size of the New Zealand shrub Olearia bullata. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 32: 571-585.

03. Derraik JGB. 2002. The pollution of the marine environment by plastic debris: a review. Marine Pollution Bulletin 44: 842-852.

02. Derraik JGB, Dickinson KJM, Closs G, Sirvid P, Barratt BIP, Patrick B. 2002. Arthropod morphospecies vs. taxonomic species: a case study with Araneae, Coleoptera and Lepidoptera. Conservation Biology 16: 1015-1023.

 

2001

01. Derraik JGB, Barratt B, Sirvid P, Patrick B, Macfarlane RP, Early J, Eyles A, Johns PM, Fraser P, Barker G, Harvey MS, Fenwick G, Dickinson KJM, Closs G. 2001. Invertebrate survey of a modified native shrubland, Brookdale Covenant, Rock and Pillar Range, Otago, New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Zoology 28: 273-290.

 

Book chapter

01. Harding JE, Jaquiery AL, Hernandez CL, Oliver MH, Derraik JGB, Bloomfield FH. 2011. Animal studies of the effects of early nutrition on long-term health. In: van Goudoever H, Guandalini S, Kleinman R (eds), Early Nutrition: Impact on Short and Long-Term Health. Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshops Series Pediatric Program 68: 1–16.

 

Other Scientific Publications

24. Derraik JGB (2014). The Principles of Fair Allocation of Peer-Review: how much should a researcher be expected to contribute? Science and Engineering Ethics [Epub ahead of print].

23. Derraik JGB, Albert BB (2014). What rejection really means. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 44: 101-102.

22. Derraik JGB, de Bock M, Ruffell C, Ahlsson F, Cutfield WS. 2011. The obesity pandemic, the diabetes ‘tsunami’, and the lack of adequate sports grounds for children in Auckland, New Zealand. New Zealand Medical Journal 124(1339): U4794.

21. Derraik JGB, Valadão LA. 2011. Walking tracks and environmental impact on urban forest remnants in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. International Journal of Wilderness 17: 38-42.

20. Derraik JGB. 2011. Malaria Letters. The Ross-Laveran Correspondence 1896–1908 (Edwin R Nye) [book review]. New Zealand Medical Journal 124(1333): U4640.

19. Derraik JGB. 2009. Swearing as a non-prescription drug. New Zealand Medical Journal121(1305): U3866.

18. Derraik JGB, Heath ACG. 2009. Brief comparison between the Diptera fauna at a native forest edge and at a nearby house backyard, in Wellington, New Zealand. Entomotropica 24: 35-39.

17. Derraik JGB. 2008. Brief account of New Zealand manuka (Leptospermum scoparium; Myrtaceae), its natural history and human perceptions. New Zealand Garden Journal 11: 4-7.

16. Derraik JGB. 2008. Open access journals and a case of phytophotodermatitis. New Zealand Medical Journal 121(1285): U3357.

15. Derraik JGB. 2008. The binomial nomenclature, the English language, and the Tower of Babel. Journal of the Royal Society of New Zealand 38: 229-230.

14. Derraik JGB, Sirvid P, Vink C, Hall D. 2008. White-tail tales. New Zealand Medical Journal 121(1269): U2937.

13. Derraik JGB. 2007. Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in New Zealand: reverting to the traditional Aedes nomenclature. The Weta 34: 17-23.

12. Derraik JGB. 2006. Bitten birds: piecing together the avian malaria puzzle. Biosecurity (New Zealand) 65: 16-17.

11. Derraik JGB, Maguire T. 2005. Mosquito-borne diseases in New Zealand: has there ever been an indigenously acquired infection? New Zealand Medical Journal 118: 1670.

10. Derraik JGB, Calisher CH. 2005. Reply to “New Zealand’s response to arboviruses and exotic mosquitoes”. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health 29: 292-293.

09. Derraik JGB. 2005. Brushtail possums (Trichosurus vulpecula) may pose a threat to public health in New Zealand. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. 29: 91.    

08. Heath ACG, Derraik JGB. 2005. Adult Diptera trapped at two heights in two native forests and an urban environment in New Zealand. The Weta 29: 22-32.

07. Derraik JGB. 2005. Aussie mozzies invade NZ. Australasian Science 26: 23-25.

06. Derraik JGB. 2005. Presence of Culex asteliae larvae and Ochlerotatus notoscriptus adults (Diptera: Culicidae) in a native tree canopy in the Auckland region. The Weta 29: 9-11

05. Derraik JGB. 2005. Notes on some adult mosquito (Diptera: Culicidae) records from West Auckland. The Weta 29: 12-15.

04. Derraik JGB. 2005. Recommendations for mosquito control in zoological parks to reduce disease transmission risk. The Weta 29: 16-20.

03. Derraik JGB, Snell A, Sirvid P. 2005. Coastal mosquitoes of New Zealand. Seafood New Zealand 13: 82-83.

02. Derraik JGB, Snell A. 2004. Notes on daytime biting catches of mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) in native forest sites in the Auckland region. The Weta 28: 14-19.

01. Derraik JGB. 2004. Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) breeding in artificial containers at the Wellington Zoo. The Weta 28: 28-31.

 

Other Writings

01. Derraik JG. 2001. Rio de Janeiro - rock climbing in the land of carnival. The Climber (New Zealand) 35: 12-15, 39.

 

 

 

 

 

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