Laura C. Harrington
Epidemiology; global health; medical and veterinary entomology; vector borne disease; plagues; mosquito biology and disease ecology; mosquito control; preventing vector borne disease; public health
Current Research Interest
Mosquito and tick biology and behavior; arbovirus transmission dynamics; field ecology; reproductive genomics and transcriptomics; mosquito reproductive physiology; vector control; tick biology and control
Northeast Regional Center for Excellence in Vectorborne Diseases Director
Cornell University Stephen H. Weiss Presidential Fellow
American Committee of Medical Entomology Councilor
North Carolina State University Outstanding Alumna Award
Eastern Branch Entomological Society of America Distinguished Achievement Award in Teaching
Cornell University Provost’s Award for Distinguished Scholarship
League, Garrett P., Lindsay L. Baxter, Mariana F. Wolfner, and Laura C. Harrington. “Male Accessory Gland Molecules Inhibit Harmonic Convergence in the Mosquito Aedes aegypti.” Current Biology 29, no. 6 (2019): R196-R197.
Shragai, Talya, Blanka Tesla, Courtney Murdock, and Laura C. Harrington. “Zika and Chikungunya: Mosquito-Borne Viruses in a Changing World.” Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences 1399 (2017): 61-77.