Publications URE-DA


Ochida N, Mangeas M, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Dutheil C, Forfait C, Peltier A, Descloux E, Menkes C. Modeling present and future climate risk of dengue outbreak, a case study in New Caledonia. Environ Health. 2022 Jan 20;21(1):20. doi: 10.1186/s12940-022-00829-z.


Moury PH, Gourinat AC, Riou O, Laumond S, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Cazorla C, Mangeas M. Successful COVID-19 elimination after an alpha variant outbreak in a « safe travel zone ». Travel Med Infect Dis. 2021 10;44:102202. doi: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2021.102202.

Rakotonirina A, Caruzzo C, Ballan V, Kainiu M, Marin M, Colot J, Richard V, DupontRouzeyrol M, Selmaoui‑Folcher N, Pocquet N. Wolbachia detection in Aedes aegypti using MALDI‑TOF MS coupled to artificial intelligence. 2021. Sci Rep 11:21355

Pocquet N, O’Connor O, Flores HA, Tutagata J, Pol M, Hooker DJ, Inizan C, Russet S, Duyvestyn JM, Pacidonio E, Girault D, da Silva Goncalves D, Minier M, Touzain F, Chalus E, Lucien K, Cheilan F, Derycke T, Laumond S, Simmons CP, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M*, Rossi N*. Assessment of fitness and vector competence of a New Caledonia wMel Aedes aegypti strain before field-release. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 15(9): e0009752.

O’Connor O, Ou TP, Aubry F, Dabo S, Russet S, Girault D, In S, Minier M, Lequime S, Hoem T, Boyer S, Dussart P, Pocquet N, Burtet-Sarramegna V, Lambrechts L, Duong V, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Potential role of vector-mediated natural selection in dengue virus genotype/lineage replacements in two epidemiologically contrasted settings. Emerg Microbes Infect. 2021 Jun 18:1-33. doi: 10.1080/22221751.2021.1944789.

Fraiture MA, Coucke W, Pol M, Rousset D, Gourinat AC, Biron A, Broeders S, Vandermassen E, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M*, Roosens N*. Non-Invasive versus Invasive Samples for Zika Virus Surveillance: A Comparative Study in New Caledonia and French Guiana in 2015–2016. Microorganisms 2021, 9(6), 1312;

Ou TP, Auerswald H, In S, Peng B, Pang S, Boyer S, Choeung R, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Dussart P, Duong V. Replication variance of African and Asian lineage Zika virus strains in different cell lines, mosquitoes and mice. Microorganisms 2021, 9(6), 1250.

Marois I*, Forfait C*, Inizan C*, Klement-Frutos E*, Valiame A, Aubert D, Gourinat AC, Laumond S, Barsac E, Grangeon JP, Cazorla C, Merlet A, Tarantola A, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Descloux E. Development of a bedside score to predict dengue severity. BMC Infect Dis. 2021 24;21(1):470. doi: 10.1186/s12879-021-06146-z.

Inizan C, Minier M, Prot M, O’Connor O, Forfait C, Laumond S, Marois I, Biron A, Gourinat AC, Goujart MA, Descloux E, Sakuntabhai A, Tarantola A, Simon-Lorière E, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Viral evolution sustains a dengue outbreak of enhanced severity. Emerg Microbes Infect. 2021;10(1):536-544. doi: 10.1080/22221751.2021.1899057.

Calvez E, Vetsaphong P, Somlor S, Xaybounsou T, Viengphouthong S, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Pommelet V, Brey PT, First case of probable congenital Zika syndrome in Lao People’s Democratic Republic. Int J of Infect Dis 2021, doi:


Inizan C*, O’Connor O*, Worwor G, Cabemaiwai T, Grignon JC, Girault D, Minier M, Prot M, Ballan V, Pakoa G, Grangeon JP, Guyant P, Lepers C, Faktaufon D, Sahukhan A, Merilles O, Gourinat AC, Simon-Lorière E, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Molecular Characterization of Dengue Type 2 Outbreak in Pacific Islands Countries and Territories, 2017–2020. Viruses 2020, 12(10), 1081;

Rakotonirina A, Pol M, Kainiu M, Barsac E, Tutagata J, Kilama S, O’Connor O, Tarantola A, Colot J, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Richard V, Pocquet N. MALDI-TOF MS: optimization for future uses in entomological surveillance and identification of mosquitoes from New Caledonia. Parasites Vectors 13, 359 (2020).

R S. Fernandes, O O’Connor, MI. Bersot, D Girault, M. R. Dokunengo, N. Pocquet, Dupont-Rouzeyrol*, R Lourenço-de-Oliveira*. Vector Competence of Aedes aegypti, Aedes albopictus and Culex quinquefasciatus from Brazil and New Caledonia for Three Zika Virus Lineages. Pathogens2020, 9(7), 575;

O’Connor O, Calvez E, Inizan C, Pocquet N, Richard V, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Vector competence of Aedes aegypti from New Caledonia for the four recent circulating dengue virus serotypes. PLoS Negl Trop Dis, 2020 May 14;14(5):e0008303. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0008303.

Calvez E, Pocquet N, Malau A, Kilama S, Taugamoa A, Labrousse D, Boussès P, Failloux AB, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Mathieu-Daudé F. Assessing entomological risk factors for arboviral disease transmission in the French Territory of the Wallis and Futuna Islands. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2020 14(5):e0008250. doi: 10.1371

Hue BTB, Nguyen PH, De TQ, Van Hieu M, Jo E, Van Tuan N, Thoa TT, Anh LD, Son NH, Duc Thanh D, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Grailhe R, Windisch MP. Benzimidazole Derivatives as Novel Zika Virus Inhibitors. ChemMedChem. 2020. doi: 10.1002/cmdc.202000124.

Broeders S, Garlant L, Fraiture MA, Vandermassen E, Suin V, Vanhomwegen J, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Rousset D, Van Gucht S, Roosens N. A new multiplex RT-qPCR method for the simultaneous detection and discrimination of Zika and chikungunya viruses. Int J Infect Dis. 2020. pii: S1201-9712(19)30501-6. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2019.12.028.


Zhang W, Qu P, Li D, Zhang C, Liu Q, Zou G, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Lavillette D, Jin X, Yin F, Huang Z. Yeast-produced subunit protein vaccine elicits broadly neutralizing antibodies that protect mice against Zika virus lethal infection. Antiviral Res. 2019 5:104578. doi: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2019.104578.

Inizan C, Tarantola A, O’Connor O, Mangeas M, Pocquet N, Forfait C, Descloux E, Gourinat AC, Pfannstiel A, Klement-Frutos E, Menkes C, Dupont-RouzeyrolM. Dengue in New Caledonia: Knowledge and Gaps. Trop Med Infect Dis. 2019 20;4(2). pii: E95. doi: 10.3390/tropicalmed4020095.


Leon F, Meyer A, Reynier R, Blanc E, Bruyère-Ostells L, Brès JC, Simonin Y, Salinas S, Gallian P, Leparc-Goffart I, Biron A, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Morvan F, Vasseur JJ, Foulongne V, Van de Perre P, Cantaloube JF, Fournier-Wirth C. An Innovative Multiplexed And Flexible Molecular Approach For The Differential Detection Of Arboviruses. J Mol Diagn. 2018. pii: S1525-1578(18)30157-0. doi: 10.1016/j.jmoldx.2018.08.005.

Calvez E, O’Connor O, Pol M, Rousset D, Faye O, Richard V, Tarantola A, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Differential transmission of Asian and African Zika virus lineages by Aedes aegypti from New Caledonia. Emerg Microbes Infect. 2018. 7:159. DOI 10.1038/s41426-018-0166-2

Calvez E, Mousson L, Vazeille M, O’Connor O, Cao-Lormeau V-M, Mathieu-Daudé F, Pocquet N, Failloux AB, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Zika virus outbreak in the Pacific: Vector competence of regional vectors. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2018. 12 (7): e0006637.

Pettersson JH, Bohlin J, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Brynildsrud OB, Alfsnes K, Cao-Lormeau VM, Gaunt MW, Falconar AK, de Lamballerie X, Eldholm V, Musso D, Gould EA. Re-visiting the evolution, dispersal and epidemiology of Zika virus in Asia. Emerg Microbes Infect. 2018 7(1):79. doi: 10.1038/s41426-018-0082-5.

Simon O, Acket B, Forfait C, Girault D, Gourinat AC, Millon P, Daures M, Vanhomwegen J, Billot S, Biron A, Hoinard D, Descloux E, Guyon D, Manuguerra JC, Laumond S, Molko N, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Zika virus outbreak in New Caledonia and Guillain-Barré syndrome: a case-control study. J Neurovirol. 2018. doi: 10.1007/s13365-018-0621-9.


Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Diancourt L, Calvez E, Vandenbogaert M, O’Connor O, Teissier A, Pol M, Aubry M, Faye O, Tou D, Cao-Lormeau VM, Caro V. Zika virus evolution on the edges of the Pacific ocean. Emerg Microbes Infect. 2017 13;6(12):e111. doi: 10.1038/emi.2017.102.

Calvez E, Guillaumot L, Girault D, Richard V, O’Connor O, Paoaafaite T, Teurlai M, Pocquet N, Cao-Lormeau VM, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Dengue-1 virus and vector competence of Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) populations from New Caledonia. Parasit Vectors. 2017 10(1):381. doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2319-x.

Wilson HL, Tran T, Druce J, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Catton M. A neutralization assay for Zika and Dengue viruses using a real-time PCR-based endpoint assessment. J Clin Microbiol. 2017 pii: JCM.00673-17. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00673-17.

Zellweger M, Cano J, Mangeas M, Taglioni F, Mercier A, Despinoy M, Menkès C, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Nikolay B and Teurlai M. Socioeconomic and environmental determinants of dengue transmission in an urban setting: an ecological study in Nouméa, New Caledonia. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2017 11(4):e0005471.

Molko N, Simon O, Guyon D, Biron A, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Gourinat AC. Zika virus infection and myasthenia gravis: Report of 2 cases. Neurology. 2017. pii: 10.1212


Arragain L*, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M*, O’Connor O, Sigur N, Grangeon JP, Huguon E, Dechanet C, Cazorla C, Gourinat AC, Descloux E. Vertical Transmission of Dengue Virus in the Peripartum Period and Viral Kinetics in Newborns and Breast Milk: New Data. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016. pii: piw058.

Duarte dos Santos C, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Sam IC, Roques P. Global spread of chikungunya virus a lesson for Aedes-transmitted arboviruses. CAB Reviews. 2016 11(18).

Biron A, Cazorla C, Amar J, Pfannstiel A, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Goarant C. Zika virus infection as an unexpected finding in a Leptospirosis patient. JMM Case Rep. 2016 3. doi: 10.1099

Chouin-Carneiro T, Vega-Rua A, Vazeille M, Yebakima A, Girod R, Goindin D, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Lourenço-de-Oliveira R, Failloux AB. Differential Susceptibilities of Aedes aegypti and Aedes albopictus from the Americas to Zika Virus. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 10(3): e0004543.

Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Biron A, O’Connor O, Huguon E, Descloux E. Isolation of infective Zika viral particles from breast-milk. Lancet. Published Online: 01 March 2016.

Simon O, Billot S, Guyon D, Daures M, Descloux E, Gourinat AC, Molko N, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Early Guillain-Barré Syndrome associated with acute dengue fever. J Clin Virol. 2016 Feb 3;77:29-31.

Stapleford KA, Moratorio G, Henningsson R, Chen R, Matheus S, Enfissi A, Weissglas-Volkov D, Isakov O, Blanc H, Mounce BC, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, Shomron N, Weaver S, Fontes M, Rousset D, Vignuzzi M. Whole-Genome Sequencing Analysis from the Chikungunya Virus Caribbean Outbreak Reveals Novel Evolutionary Genomic Elements. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Jan 25;10(1):e0004402.

Calvez E, Guillaumot L, Millet L, Marie J, Bossin H, Rama V, Faamoe A, Kilama S, Teurlai M, Mathieu-Daudé F, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Genetic Diversity and Phylogeny of Aedes aegypti, the Main Arbovirus Vector in the Pacific. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2016 Jan 22;10(1):e0004374.


Dupont-Rouzeyrol M, O’Connor O, Calvez E, Daurès M, John M, Grangeon JP, Gourinat AC. Co-infection with Zika and Dengue Viruses in 2 Patients, New Caledonia, 2014. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015. 21(2):381-2.

Gourinat AC, O’Connor O, Calvez E, Goarant C, Dupont-Rouzeyrol M. Detection of Zika virus in urine. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015. 21(1):84-6.