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Albert Agoulon

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Albert Agoulon
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Associate Professor

 Oniris site de la Chantrerie, CS40706, 44307 Nantes, France
 teamTiBoDi, building G2 2nd floor

Email : albert (point) agoulon (at) oniris-nantes (point) fr
Tel : 02 40 68 76 99
Fax : 02 40 68 77 51

Veterinary doctor since 1991, Albert AGOULON obtained his PhD from the University of Nantes in 1996 on the dynamics of mosquito populations, which was awarded first prize by the SSNOF. Since 1997, he has been a Lecturer in Parasitology at the ENVN - now Oniris, dividing his activities between veterinary education (basic training in Parasitology and deployment in cattle breeding), research (biology of Fasciola hepatica initially, then tick ecology since 2004) and expertise on mosquitoes (EID-Atlantique) and ticks (CNEV). He has coordinated a book chapter, of which he is the main editor, on the dynamics of tick populations (2016), published by IRD.

Research Topics Interests
  • Parasitology
  • Epidemiology
  • Interface Biologie-Modélisation
  • Lebert I., Agoulon A., Bastian S., Butet A., Cargnelutti B., Cèbe N., Chastagner A., Léger E., Lourtet B., Masseglia S., McCoy K. D., Merlet J., Noël V., Perez G., Picot D., Pion A., Poux V., Rames J.-L., Rantier Y., Verheyden H., Vourc'h G., Plantard O. 2020. Distribution of ticks, tick-borne pathogens and the associated local environmental factors including small mammals and livestock, in two French agricultural sites: the OSCAR database. Biodiversity Data Journal, 8:e50123 [IF19=1.331] DOI: 10.3897/BDJ.8.e50123.
  • Perez G., Bastian S., Chastagner A., Agoulon A., Rantier Y., Vourc’h G., Plantard O., Butet A. 2020. Relationships between landscape structure and the prevalence of two tick-borne infectious agents, Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato, in small mammal communities. Landscape Ecology, 35(2):435-451 [IF19=3.385] DOI: 10.1007/s10980-019-00957-x.
  • Agoulon A., Hoch T., Heylen D., Chalvet-Monfray K., Plantard O. 2019. Unravelling the phenology of Ixodes frontalis, a common but understudied tick species in Europe. Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases, 10(3):505-512  [IF19=2.749] DOI: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2018.12.009.
  • Cabezas-Cruz A., Gallois M., Fontugne M., Allain E., Denoual M., Moutailler S., Devillers E., Zientara S., Memmi M., Chauvin A., Agoulon A., Vayssier-Taussat M., Chartier C. 2019. Epidemiology and genetic diversity of Anaplasma ovis in goats in Corsica, France. Parasites & Vectors, 12(1):3. [IF19=2.824] DOI: 10.1186/s13071-018-3269-7.
  • Charrier N. P., Hermouet A., Hervet C., Agoulon A., Barker S. C., Heylen D., Toty C., McCoy K. D., Plantard O., Rispe C. 2019. A transcriptome-based phylogenetic study of hard ticks (Ixodidae). Scientific Reports, 9(1):12923 [IF19=3.998] DOI: 10.1038/s41598-019-49641-9.
  • Perez G., Bastian S., Chastagner A., Agoulon A., Plantard O., Vourc'h G., Butet A. 2017. Ecological factors influencing small mammal infection by Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Borrelia burgdorferi s.l. in agricultural and forest landscapes. Environmental Microbiology, 19(10):4205-4219. [IF19=4.933] DOI: 10.1111/1462-2920.13885.
  • Chastagner A., Moinet M., Perez G., Roy E., McCoy K. D., Plantard O., Agoulon A., Bastian S., Butet A., Rantier Y., Verheyden H., Cèbe N., Leblond A., Vourc’h G. 2016. Prevalence of Anaplasma phagocytophilum in small rodents in France. Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases 7(5):988-991 [IF19=2.749] DOI: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2016.05.005.
  • Perez G., Bastian S., Agoulon A., Bouju A., Durand A., Faille F., Lebert I., Rantier Y., Plantard O., Butet A. 2016. Effect of landscape features on the relationship between Ixodes ricinus ticks and their small mammal hosts. Parasites & Vectors 9(1):20 [IF19=2.824] DOI: 10.1186/s13071-016-1296-9.
  • Quinton J.F., Lennox A., Guillon L., Médaille C., Agoulon A., Rosenthal K. 2014. Results of Bacterial Culture and Sensitivity Testing From Nasolacrimal Duct Flushes in One Hundred and Three Both Healthy and Clinically Ill Pet Rabbits (Oryctolagus Cuniculus). International Journal of Applied Research in Veterinary Medicine 12(2):107-120 [IF19=0.102].
  • Agoulon A., Malandrin L., Lepigeon F., Vénisse M., Bonnet S., Becker C. A. M., Hoch T., Bastian S., Plantard O., Beaudeau F. 2012. A Vegetation Index qualifying pasture edges is related to Ixodes ricinus density and to Babesia divergens seroprevalence in dairy cattle herds. Veterinary Parasitology, 185(2-4):101-109 [IF19=2.157] DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.10.022.
  • Hoch T., Goebel J., Agoulon A., Malandrin L. 2012. Modelling bovine babesiosis: A tool to simulate scenarios for pathogen spread and to test control measures for the disease. Preventive Veterinary Medicine 106(2):136-142 [IF19=2.304] DOI: 10.1016/j.prevetmed.2012.01.018.
  • Risi E., Agoulon A., Allaire F., Le Drean-Quenec'hdu S., Martin V., Mahl P. 2012. Antibody response to vaccines for rhinotracheitis, caliciviral disease, panleukopenia, feline leukemia, and rabies in tigers (Panthera tigris) and lions (Panthera leo). Journal of Zoo and Wildlife Medicine 43:248-255 [IF19=0.494] DOI: 10.1638/2010-0166.1.
  • Hoch T., Monnet Y., Agoulon A. 2010. Influence of host migration between woodland and pasture on the population dynamics of the tick Ixodes ricinus: A modelling approach. Ecological Modelling 221(15):1798-1806 [IF19=2.497]. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2010.04.008.
  • Bonnet S., Jouglin M., Malandrin L., Becker C. A. M., Agoulon A., L'Hostis M., Chauvin A. 2007. Transstadial and transovarial persistence of Babesia divergens DNA in Ixodes ricinus ticks fed on infected blood in a new skin-feeding technique. Parasitology 134(2):97-207 [IF19=2.783] DOI: 10.1017/S0031182006001545.
  • Vignoles P., Ménard A., Rondelaud D., Agoulon A., Dreyfuss G. 2004. Fasciola hepatica: The Growth and Larval Productivity of Redial Generations in Galba truncatula Subjected to Miracidia Differing in Their Mammalian Origin. Journal of Parasitology 90:430-433 [IF19=1.109] DOI: 10.1645/GE-2682RN.


See Also

Albert Agoulon's publications on ProdINRA