Anna-Sofie Stensgaard

Anna-Sofie Stensgaard

Assistant professor


  1. 2019
  2. Published

    Environmental DNA for improved detection and environmental surveillance of schistosomiasis. / Sengupta, Mita E.; Hellstrom, Micaela; Kariuki, Henry C.; Olsen, Annette; Thomsen, Philip F.; Mejer, Helena; Willerslev, Eske; Mwanje, Mariam T.; Madsen, Henry; Kristensen, Thomas K.; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Vennervald, Birgitte J.

    In: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol. 116, No. 18, 30.04.2019, p. 8931-8940.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  3. Published

    Schistosomes, snails and climate change: Current trends and future expectations. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Vounatsou, Penelope; Sengupta, Mita E.; Utzinger, Juerg.

    In: Acta Tropica, Vol. 190, 02.2019, p. 257-268.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  4. Published

    Towards improved, cost-effective surveillance of Ixodes ricinus ticks and associated pathogens using species distribution modelling. / Signorini, Manuela; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Drigo, Michele; Simonato, Giulia; Mercer, Federica; Montarsi, Fabrizio; Martini, Marco; Cassini, Rudi.

    In: Geospatial Health, Vol. 14, No. 1, 745 , 2019, p. 46-52.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  5. 2018
  6. Published

    Patterns of Fasciola hepatica infection in Danish dairy cattle : implications for on-farm control of the parasite based on different diagnostic methods. / Takeuchi-Storm, Nao; Denwood, Matthew; Petersen, Heidi Huus; Enemark, Heidi Larsen; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Sengupta, Mita Eva; Beesley, Nicola Jane; Hodgkinson, Jane; Williams, Diana; Thamsborg, Stig Milan.

    In: Parasites & Vectors, Vol. 11, 674, 2018.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  7. Published

    Vector-borne diseases in a warmer world: Will they stay or will they go? / Bergquist, Robert; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Rinaldi, Laura.

    In: Geospatial Health, Vol. 13, No. 1, 699, 2018.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialResearchpeer-review

  8. 2017
  9. Published

    Climate change and schistosomiasis : a global synthesis of research findings, knowledge gaps and new research directions. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Vounatsou, P.; Utzinger, J.

    2017. 304.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePosterResearch

  10. Published

    Comparison of the spatial patterns of schistosomiasis in Zimbabwe at two points in time, spaced twenty-nine years apart : is climate variability of importance? / Pedersen, Ulrik Bo; Karagiannis-Voules, Dimitrios-Alexios; Midzi, Nicholas; Mduluza, Tkafira; Mukaratirwa, Samson; Fensholt, Rasmus; Vennervald, Birgitte J; Kristensen, Thomas K.; Vounatsou, Penelope; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie.

    In: Geospatial Health, Vol. 12, No. 1, 505, 2017, p. 59-66.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  11. Published

    The neglected geography of human pathogens and diseases. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Dunn, Robert Roberdeau; Vennervald, Birgitte J.; Rahbek, Carsten.

    In: Nature Ecology & Evolution, Vol. 1, No. 7, 0190, 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateResearchpeer-review

  12. 2016
  13. Published

    Associations between patterns of human intestinal schistosomiasis and snail and mammal species richness in Uganda : can we detect a decoy effect? / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Kristensen, Thomas K.; Jørgensen, Aslak; B. Kabatereine, Narcis; Rahbek, Carsten.

    In: Frontiers of Biogeography, Vol. 8, No. 3, e21748, 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  14. Published

    Combining process-based and correlative models improves predictions of climate change effects on Schistosoma mansoni transmission in eastern Africa. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Booth, Mark; Nikulin, Grigory; McCreesh, Nicky.

    In: Geospatial Health, Vol. 11, No. 1s, 2016, p. 94-101.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  15. Published

    Ecological drivers of Mansonella perstans infection in Uganda and patterns of coendemicity with lymphatic filariasis and malaria. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Vounatsou, Penelope; Onapa, Ambrose W.; Utzinger, Jürg; Pedersen, Erling Møller; Kristensen, Thomas K.; Simonsen, Paul Erik.

    In: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases , Vol. 10, No. 1, e0004319, 2016.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  16. 2015
  17. Published

    Combining a process-based and correlative approach to predict the impacts of climate change on schistosomiasis in eastern Africa. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Booth, M.; Nikulin, G.; Mccreesh, N.

    In: Tropical Medicine & International Health, Vol. 20, No. S1, PS2.353.LB, 2015, p. 436.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

  18. 2014
  19. Published

    Ecological niche model of Phlebotomus perniciosus, the main vector of canine leishmaniasis in north-eastern Italy. / Signorini, Manuela; Cassini, Rudi; Drigo, Michele; di Regalbono, Antonio Frangipane; Pietrobelli, Mario; Montarsi, Fabrizio; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie.

    In: Geospatial Health, Vol. 9, No. 1, 2014, p. 193-201.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  20. Published

    Lymphatic filariasis control in Tanga Region, Tanzania : status after eight rounds of mass drug administration. / Simonsen, Paul Erik; Derua, Yahya A.; Magesa, Stephen M.; Pedersen, Erling Møller; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Malecela, Mwelecele N.; Kisinza, William N.

    In: Parasites & Vectors, Vol. 7, 507, 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  21. Published

    Mapping the geographical distribution of lymphatic filariasis in Zambia. / Mwase, Enala T; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Nsakashalo-Senkwe, Mutale; Mubila, Likezo; Mwansa, James; Songolo, Peter; Shawa, Sheila T.; Simonsen, Paul Erik.

    In: PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases, Vol. 8, No. 2, e2714, 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  22. Published

    Modelling climate change impact on the spatial distribution of fresh water snails hosting trematodes in Zimbabwe. / Pedersen, Ulrik Bo; Stendel, Martin; Midzi, Nicholas; Mduluza, Takafira; Soko, White; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Vennervald, Birgitte J.; Mukaratirwa, Samson; Kristensen, Thomas K.

    In: Parasites & Vectors, Vol. 7, 536, 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  23. Published

    Modelling spatial distribution of snails transmitting parasitic worms with importance to human and animal health and analysis of distributional changes in relation to climate. / Pedersen, Ulrik Bo; Midzi, Nicholas; Mduluza, Takafira; Soko, White; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Vennervald, Birgitte J.; Mukaratirwa, Samson; Kristensen, Thomas K.

    In: Geospatial Health, Vol. 8, No. 2, 2014, p. 335-343.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  24. 2013
  25. Published

    Emerging risk for leishmaniosis in north-eastern Italy : preliminary results of a 12-years entomological survey. / Signorini, M.; Pietrobelli, M.; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Babiker, A.; Marcer, F.; Montarsi, F.; Cassini, R.

    In: Tropical Medicine & International Health, Vol. 18, No. Supplement s1, P.1.4.9.018 (B), 09.2013, p. 136-136.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

  26. Published

    Exploring patterns and distributions of parasite intermediate host snails in Africa using climate-based species distribution modelling. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Kristensen, Thomas K.

    In: Tropical Medicine & International Health, Vol. 18, No. s1, O.6.8.1.001, 09.2013, p. 104-105.

    Research output: Contribution to journalConference abstract in journalResearchpeer-review

  27. Published

    Large-scale determinants of intestinal schistosomiasis and intermediate host snail distribution across Africa : does climate matter? / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Utzinger, Jürg; Vounatsou, Penelope; Hürlimann, Eveline; Schur, Nadine; Saarnak, Christopher; Simoonga, Christopher; Mubita, Patricia; Kabatereine, Narcis B.; Tchuenté, Louis-Albert Tchuem; Rahbek, Carsten; Kristensen, Thomas K.

    In: Acta Tropica, Vol. 128, No. 2, 2013, p. 378-390.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  28. Published

    Spatially explicit Schistosoma infection risk in eastern Africa using Bayesian geostatistical modelling. / Schur, Nadine; Hürlimann, Eveline; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Chimfwembe, Kingford; Mushinge, Gabriel; Simoonga, Christopher; Kabatereine, Narcis B; Kristensen, Thomas K.; Utzinger, Jürg; Vounatsou, Penelope.

    In: Acta Tropica, Vol. 128, No. 2, 2013, p. 365-377.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  29. Published

    Virtual globes and geospatial health. / Saarnak, Christopher; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Bergquist, Robert; Zhou, Xiao-Jong; Utzinger, Jürg.

    Geographic health data: fundamental techniques for analysis. ed. / F. P. Boscoe. Wallingford : CABI International, 2013. p. 31-50.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearchpeer-review

  30. 2011
  31. Published

    Bayesian geostatistical modelling of malaria and lymphatic filariasis infections in Uganda : predictors of risk and geographical patterns of co-endemicity. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Vounatsou, Penelope; Onapa, Ambrose W.; Simonsen, Paul Erik; Pedersen, Erling Møller; Rahbek, Carsten; Kristensen, Thomas K.

    In: Malaria Journal, Vol. 10, No. 298, 2011.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  32. Published

    The ecology of infectious diseases: Patterns, determinants and distributions of parasitic infections in Africa. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie.

    University of Copenhagen, 2011.

    Research output: Book/ReportPh.D. thesisResearch

  33. Published

    Toward an open-access global database for mapping, control, and surveillance of neglected tropical diseases. / Hürlimann, Eveline; Schur, Nadine; Boutsika, Konstantina; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; de Himpsl, Maiti Laserna; Ziegelbauer, Kathrin; Laizer, Nassor; Camenzind, Lukas; Pasquale, Aurelio Di; Ekpo, Uwem F.; Simoonga, Christopher; Mushinge, Gabriel; Saarnak, Christopher Florian Larsen; Utzinger, Jürg; Kristensen, Thomas K.; Vounatsou, Penelope.

    In: P L o S Neglected Tropical Diseases, Vol. 5, No. 12, 2011.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  34. 2010
  35. Published

    Modeling the distribution of four parasite intermediate host snails in Zimbabwe using three different environmental data sources/models : the influence of climate layer quality/accuracy. / Kristensen, Thomas K.; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; McCarroll, J.; Mukarartirwa, S.

    Congress handbook: the XIIth international congress of parasitology: Australia, 2010. Australian Society for Parasitology, 2010.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference abstract in proceedingsResearch

  36. 2009
  37. Published

    Remote sensing, geographical information system and spatial analysis for schistosomiasis epidemiology and ecology in Africa. / Simoonga, C.; Utzinger, J.; Brooker, S.; Vounatsou, P.; Appleton, C.C.; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Olsen, Annette; Kristensen, Thomas K.

    In: Parasitology, Vol. 136, No. 13, 2009, p. 1683-1693.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  38. Published

    The status and distribution of freshwater molluscs : chapter 4. / Kristensen, Thomas K.; Appleton, C.C.; Curtis, B.; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie.

    The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in Southern Africa. ed. / W.R.T. Darwall; K.G. Smith; D. Tweddle; P. Skelton. IUCN, 2009. p. 38-47.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  39. Published

    The status and distribution of freshwater molluscs (Mollusca). / Kristensen, Thomas K.; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Seddon, M.B.; McIvor, A.

    The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in Western Africa. ed. / K.G. Smith; M.D. Diop; M. Niane; W.R.T. Darwall. IUCN, 2009. p. 33- 40.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingBook chapterResearch

  40. Published

    Virtual globes and geospatial health : the potential of new tools in the management and contol of vector-borne diseases. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Saarnak, Christopher Florian Larsen; Utzinger, Jürg; Vounatsou, Penelope; Simoonga, Christopher; Mushinge, Gabriel; Rahbek, Carsten; Møhlenberg, Flemming; Kristensen, Thomas K.

    In: Geospatial Health, Vol. 3, No. 2, 2009, p. 127-141.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  41. 2007
  42. Published

    Freshwater snail diversity, climate and snail borne diseases in Zimbabwe : a study utilizing GIS and remote sensing. / Kristensen, Thomas Krogsgaard; Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Solander, Katrin; Mukarartirwa, Samson.

    2007. Abstract from The International Symposium On Geospatial Health, Lijiang, China.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceConference abstract for conferenceResearch

  43. 2006
  44. Published

    Modeling freshwater snail habitat suitability and areas of potential snail-borne disease transmission in Uganda. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Jørgensen, Aslak; Kabatereine, N B; Rahbek, Carsten; Kristensen, Thomas K.

    In: Geospatial Health, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2006, p. 93-104.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

  45. 2005
  46. Published

    Modeling the distribution of Schistosoma mansoni and host snails in Uganda using satellite sensor data and Geographical Information Systems. / Stensgaard, Anna-Sofie; Jørgensen, A; Kabatereine, N B; Malone, J B; Kristensen, T K.

    In: Parassitologia, Vol. 47, No. 1, 03.2005, p. 115-25.

    Research output: Contribution to journalJournal articleResearchpeer-review

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