Joyce Sakamoto

Assistant Research Professor -

Joyce Sakamoto

Huck Affiliations

Publication Tags

Genes Ticks Pathogens Microbiota Ixodes Viruses Orthobunyavirus Genome Ixodes Scapularis Wolbachia Epidemiology Anopheles Population Proteins Culicidae Population Genetics Bacterial Vaginosis Metabolomics Lactic Acid Glutens Eastern United States Autoimmunity Celiac Disease Demography Microbiome

Most Recent Papers

A 117-year retrospective analysis of Pennsylvania tick community dynamics

Damie Pak, Steven B. Jacobs, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, 2019, Parasites and Vectors

Investigating the viral ecology of global bee communities with high-throughput metagenomics

David A. Galbraith, Zachary L. Fuller, Allyson M. Ray, Axel Brockmann, Maryann Frazier, Mary W. Gikungu, J. Francisco Iturralde Martinez, Karen M. Kapheim, Jeffrey T. Kerby, Sarah D. Kocher, Oleksiy Losyev, Elliud Muli, Harland Martin Patch, Cristina Rosa, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Scott Stanley, Anthony D. Vaudo, Christina M. Grozinger, 2018, Scientific reports

Potential biological control of Erwinia tracheiphila by internal alimentary canal interactions in Acalymma vittatum with Pseudomonas fluorescens

D. C. Roberts, Shelby Jay Fleischer, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Jason Laurence Rasgon, 2018, Journal of Applied Microbiology on p. 1137-1146

Progress, challenges, and the role of public engagement to improve tick-borne disease literacy

Joyce Sakamoto, 2018, Current Opinion in Insect Science on p. 81-89

Functional characterization of Aquaporin-like genes in the human bed bug Cimex lectularius

Hitoshi Tsujimoto, Joyce M. Sakamoto, Jason L. Rasgon, 2017, Scientific reports

Genomic insights into the Ixodes scapularis tick vector of Lyme disease

Monika Gulia-Nuss, Andrew B. Nuss, Jason M. Meyer, Daniel E. Sonenshine, R. Michael Roe, Robert M. Waterhouse, David B. Sattelle, José De La Fuente, Jose M. Ribeiro, Karine Megy, Jyothi Thimmapuram, Jason R. Miller, Brian P. Walenz, Sergey Koren, Jessica B. Hostetler, Mathangi Thiagarajan, Vinita S. Joardar, Linda I. Hannick, Shelby Bidwell, Martin P. Hammond, Sarah Young, Qiandong Zeng, Jenica L. Abrudan, Francisca C. Almeida, Nieves Ayllón, Ketaki Bhide, Brooke W. Bissinger, Elena Bonzon-Kulichenko, Steven D. Buckingham, Daniel R. Caffrey, Melissa J. Caimano, Vincent Croset, Timothy Driscoll, Don Gilbert, Joseph J. Gillespie, Gloria I. Giraldo-Calderón, Jeffrey M. Grabowski, David Jiang, Sayed M.S. Khalil, Donghun Kim, Katherine M. Kocan, Juraj Koči, Richard J. Kuhn, Timothy J. Kurtti, Kristin Lees, Emma G. Lang, Ryan C. Kennedy, Hyeogsun Kwon, Rushika Perera, Yumin Qi, Justin D. Radolf, Joyce M. Sakamoto, Alejandro Sánchez-Gracia, Maiara S. Severo, Neal Silverman, Ladislav Šimo, Marta Tojo, Cristian Tornador, Janice P. Van Zee, Jesús Vázquez, Filipe G. Vieira, Margarita Villar, Adam R. Wespiser, Yunlong Yang, Jiwei Zhu, Peter Arensburger, Patricia V. Pietrantonio, Stephen C. Barker, Renfu Shao, Evgeny M. Zdobnov, Frank Hauser, Cornelis J.P. Grimmelikhuijzen, Yoonseong Park, Julio Rozas, Richard Benton, Joao H.F. Pedra, David R. Nelson, Maria F. Unger, Jose M.C. Tubio, Zhijian Tu, Hugh M. Robertson, Martin Shumway, Granger Sutton, Jennifer R. Wortman, Daniel Lawson, Stephen K. Wikel, Vishvanath M. Nene, Claire M. Fraser, Frank H. Collins, Bruce Birren, Karen E. Nelson, Elisabet Caler, Catherine A. Hill, 2016, Nature communications

Bunyaviruses are common in male and female Ixodes scapularis ticks in central Pennsylvania

Joyce M. Sakamoto, Terry F.F. Ng, Yasutsugu Suzuki, Hitoshi Tsujimoto, Xutao Deng, Eric Delwart, Jason L. Rasgon, 2016, PeerJ

Native microbiome impedes vertical transmission of Wolbachia in Anopheles mosquitoes

Grant L. Hughes, Brittany L. Dodson, Rebecca M. Johnson, Courtney C. Murdock, Hitoshi Tsujimoto, Yasutsugu Suzuki, Alyssa A. Patt, Long Cui, Carlos W. Nossa, Rhiannon M. Barry, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Emily A. Hornett, Jason Laurence Rasgon, 2014, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 12498-12503

Population and demographic structure of Ixodes scapularis Say in the eastern United States

Joyce M. Sakamoto, Jerome Goddard, Jason L. Rasgon, 2014, PloS one

Daily temporal dynamics of vaginal microbiota before, during and after episodes of bacterial vaginosis

Jacques Ravel, Rebecca M. Brotman, Pawel Gajer, Bing Ma, Melissa Nandy, Douglas W. Fadrosh, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Sara S.K. Koenig, Li Fu, Xia Zhou, Roxana J. Hickey, Jane R. Schwebke, Larry J. Forney, 2013, Microbiome

Most-Cited Papers

Temporal dynamics of the human vaginal microbiota

Pawel Gajer, Rebecca M. Brotman, Guoyun Bai, Joyce Sakamoto, Ursel M.E. Schütte, Xue Zhong, Sara S.K. Koenig, Li Fu, Zhanshan Ma, Xia Zhou, Zaid Abdo, Larry J. Forney, Jacques Ravel, 2012, Science Translational Medicine

Genomic insights into the Ixodes scapularis tick vector of Lyme disease

Monika Gulia-Nuss, Andrew B. Nuss, Jason M. Meyer, Daniel E. Sonenshine, R. Michael Roe, Robert M. Waterhouse, David B. Sattelle, José De La Fuente, Jose M. Ribeiro, Karine Megy, Jyothi Thimmapuram, Jason R. Miller, Brian P. Walenz, Sergey Koren, Jessica B. Hostetler, Mathangi Thiagarajan, Vinita S. Joardar, Linda I. Hannick, Shelby Bidwell, Martin P. Hammond, Sarah Young, Qiandong Zeng, Jenica L. Abrudan, Francisca C. Almeida, Nieves Ayllón, Ketaki Bhide, Brooke W. Bissinger, Elena Bonzon-Kulichenko, Steven D. Buckingham, Daniel R. Caffrey, Melissa J. Caimano, Vincent Croset, Timothy Driscoll, Don Gilbert, Joseph J. Gillespie, Gloria I. Giraldo-Calderón, Jeffrey M. Grabowski, David Jiang, Sayed M.S. Khalil, Donghun Kim, Katherine M. Kocan, Juraj Koči, Richard J. Kuhn, Timothy J. Kurtti, Kristin Lees, Emma G. Lang, Ryan C. Kennedy, Hyeogsun Kwon, Rushika Perera, Yumin Qi, Justin D. Radolf, Joyce M. Sakamoto, Alejandro Sánchez-Gracia, Maiara S. Severo, Neal Silverman, Ladislav Šimo, Marta Tojo, Cristian Tornador, Janice P. Van Zee, Jesús Vázquez, Filipe G. Vieira, Margarita Villar, Adam R. Wespiser, Yunlong Yang, Jiwei Zhu, Peter Arensburger, Patricia V. Pietrantonio, Stephen C. Barker, Renfu Shao, Evgeny M. Zdobnov, Frank Hauser, Cornelis J.P. Grimmelikhuijzen, Yoonseong Park, Julio Rozas, Richard Benton, Joao H.F. Pedra, David R. Nelson, Maria F. Unger, Jose M.C. Tubio, Zhijian Tu, Hugh M. Robertson, Martin Shumway, Granger Sutton, Jennifer R. Wortman, Daniel Lawson, Stephen K. Wikel, Vishvanath M. Nene, Claire M. Fraser, Frank H. Collins, Bruce Birren, Karen E. Nelson, Elisabet Caler, Catherine A. Hill, 2016, Nature communications

Proof of concept of microbiome-metabolome analysis and delayed gluten exposure on celiac disease autoimmunity in genetically at-risk infants

Maria Sellitto, Guoyun Bai, Gloria Serena, W. Florian Fricke, Craig Sturgeon, Pawel Gajer, James R. White, Sara S.K. Koenig, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Dustin Boothe, Rachel Gicquelais, Deborah Kryszak, Elaine Puppa, Carlo Catassi, Jacques Ravel, Alessio Fasano, 2012, PLoS One

Native microbiome impedes vertical transmission of Wolbachia in Anopheles mosquitoes

Grant L. Hughes, Brittany L. Dodson, Rebecca M. Johnson, Courtney C. Murdock, Hitoshi Tsujimoto, Yasutsugu Suzuki, Alyssa A. Patt, Long Cui, Carlos W. Nossa, Rhiannon M. Barry, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Emily A. Hornett, Jason Laurence Rasgon, 2014, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 12498-12503

Daily temporal dynamics of vaginal microbiota before, during and after episodes of bacterial vaginosis

Jacques Ravel, Rebecca M. Brotman, Pawel Gajer, Bing Ma, Melissa Nandy, Douglas W. Fadrosh, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Sara S.K. Koenig, Li Fu, Xia Zhou, Roxana J. Hickey, Jane R. Schwebke, Larry J. Forney, 2013, Microbiome

Wolbachia infections in Anopheles gambiae cells

Grant L. Hughes, Xiaoxia Ren, Jose L. Ramirez, Joyce M. Sakamoto, Jason A. Bailey, Anne E. Jedlicka, Jason L. Rasgon, 2011, PLoS pathogens on p. e1001296

Comparison of storage conditions for human vaginal microbiome studies

Guoyun Bai, Pawel Gajer, Melissa Nandy, Bing Ma, Hongqiu Yang, Joyce Sakamoto, May H. Blanchard, Jacques Ravel, Rebecca M. Brotman, 2012, PloS one on p. e36934

Twice-daily application of HIV microbicides alters the vaginal microbiota

Jacques Ravel, Pawel Gajer, Li Fu, Christine K. Mauck, Sara S.K. Koenig, Joyce Megumi Sakamoto, Alison A. Motsinger-Reif, Gustavo F. Doncel, Steven L. Zeichner, 2012, mBio

Population and demographic structure of Ixodes scapularis Say in the eastern United States

Joyce M. Sakamoto, Jerome Goddard, Jason L. Rasgon, 2014, PloS one

Bunyaviruses are common in male and female Ixodes scapularis ticks in central Pennsylvania

Joyce M. Sakamoto, Terry F.F. Ng, Yasutsugu Suzuki, Hitoshi Tsujimoto, Xutao Deng, Eric Delwart, Jason L. Rasgon, 2016, PeerJ