Funding for this research was provided by:
Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador (E13037, G13042, J13066, L13254 and M13480)
National Institutes of Health, Fogarty International Center, Global Infectious Disease Training Grant (1D43TW008261-01A1)
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Division of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Academic Research Enhancement Award (1R15AI077896-01)
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Received: 21 May 2018
Accepted: 10 September 2018
First Online: 10 October 2018
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: This study was performed within the guidelines established by the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (IACUC), using protocol 15-H-034-IACUC, title “Life cycle, feeding and defecation patterns of kissing bugs (Hemiptera: Reduviidae: Triatominae) under laboratory conditions”, approved by the Ohio University Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee. Triatomines were collected under Ecuadorian collections permit No. 002-07-IC-FAU-DNBAPVS/MA, 008- RM-DPM-MA and 011-2015 IC-INF-VS-DPL-MA. This study did not include human participants.
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