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Olivier Plantard

Team PVP

Olivier Plantard
© OP
Senior Researcher

ONIRIS - Nantes Atlantic National College of Veterinary Medicine, Food Science and Engineering
Site de la Chantrerie - CS 40706
44307 Nantes cedex 03
Email : olivier (point) plantard (at) oniris-nantes (point) fr
Tél : +33 (0)2 40 68 78 92
Fax : +33 (0)2 40 68 77 51

Current function

Directeur d'unité adjoint
Co-animateur de l'équipe PVP

Research Department

Animal health

Teaching Department

Farm animal health and public health

  • HDR (université de Nantes, 2013)
  • Thèse de doctorat de l'université de Paris 6 (spécialité écologie, 1997)
  • DEA "Ecologie générale et production végétale" (INAPG-Paris 6-Paris 11 ; 1993)
Research Topics Interests
  • Evolutionary Biology (Population genetics, Phylogeography, Phylogeny)
  • Community ecology
  • Systematics
  • Intimate interactions (host-parasite relationships, endosymbiosis)
  • Ticks and tick-borne diseases
  • Vection, vector control
Teaching Topics Interests
  • Tiques et maladies transmises par les tiques
  • Importance de l'écologie et de l'évolution en épidémiologie
  • Reconstruction phylogénétique
  • Uricaru R., Rizk G., Lacroix V., Quillery E., Plantard O., Chikhi R., Lemaitre C., Peterlongo P. 2015. Reference-free detection of isolated SNPs. Nucleic Acids Research 43(2):e11. [IF13=8.808] DOI: 10.1093/nar/gku1187.
  • Lefoulon E., Kuzmin Y., Plantard O., Mutafchiev Y., Otranto D., Martin C., Bain O., 2014. Redescription of Cercopithifilaria rugosicauda (Böhm & Supperer, 1953) (Spirurida: Onchocercidae) of roe deer, with an emended diagnosis of the genus Cercopithifilaria and a genetic characterisation. Parasitol. Int. 63(6):808-816 [IF13=2.111] DOI: 10.1016/j.parint.2014.07.011.
  • Quillery E., Quenez O., Peterlongo P., Plantard O., 2014. Development of genomic resources for the tick Ixodes ricinus: isolation and characterization of Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms. Molecular Ecology Resources 14, 393-400 [IF13=5.626] DOI: 10.1111/1755-0998.12179.
  • Rizzoli A., Silaghi C., Obiegala A., Rudolf I., Hubalek Z., Foldvari G., Plantard O., Vayssier-Taussat M., Bonnet S., Spitalska E., Kazimirova M. 2014. Ixodes ricinus and its transmitted pathogens in urban and peri-urban areas in Europe: new hazards and relevance for public health. Frontiers in Public Health 2:251. [IF not available] DOI: 10.3389/fpubh.2014.00251.
  • Medlock J., Hansford K., Bormane A., Derdakova M., Estrada-Pena A., George J.-C., Golovljova I., Jaenson T., Jensen J.-K., Jensen P., Kazimirova M., Oteo J., Papa A., Pfister K., Plantard O., Randolph S., Rizzoli A., Santos-Silva M.M., Sprong H., Vial L., Hendrickx G., Zeller H., Van Bortel W., 2013. Driving forces for changes in geographical distribution of Ixodes ricinus ticks in Europe. Parasites Vectors 6:1 [IF13=3.251] DOI: 10.1186/1756-3305-6-1.
  • Agoulon A., Malandrin L., Lepigeon F., Vénisse M., Bonnet S., Becker C. A. M., Hoch T., Bastian S., Plantard O., Beaudeau F., 2012. A Vegetation Index qualifying pasture edges is related to Ixodes ricinus density and to Babesia divergens seroprevalence in dairy cattle herds. Vet. Parasitol., 185(2-4):101-109 [IF13=2.545] DOI: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2011.10.022.
  • Plantard O., Bouju-Albert A., Malard M.-A., Hermouet A., Capron G., Verheyden H., 2012. Detection of Wolbachia in the Tick Ixodes ricinus is Due to the Presence of the Hymenoptera Endoparasitoid Ixodiphagus hookeri. PLoS ONE, 7(1):e30692 [IF13=3.534] DOI: 10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0030692.
  • Kempf F., De Meeus T., Vaumourin E., Noel V., Taragel'ova V., Plantard O., Heylen D. J. A., Eraud C., Chevillon C., McCoy K. D., 2011. Host races in Ixodes ricinus, the European vector of Lyme borreliosis. Infect. Genet. Evol. 11(8):2043-2048 [IF13=3.264] DOI: 10.1016/j.meegid.2011.09.016.
  • Noureddine R., Chauvin A., Plantard O., 2011. Lack of genetic structure among Eurasian populations of the tick Ixodes ricinus contrasts with marked divergence from north-African populations. Int. J. Parasitol. 41(2):183-192 [IF13=3.404] DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2010.08.010.
  • Yssouf A., Lagadec E., Bakari A., Foray C., Stachurski F., Cardinale E., Plantard O., Tortosa P., 2011. Colonization of Grande Comore Island by a lineage of Rhipicephalus appendiculatus ticks. Parasit. Vect. 4(1):38 [IF13=3.251] DOI: 10.1186/1756-3305-4-38.
  • Noureddine R., Chauvin A., Plantard O., 2010. Lack of genetic structure among Eurasian populations of the tick ixodes ricinus contrasts with marked divergence from north-African populations. Int. J. Parasitol., 41(2):183-192 [IF13=3.404] DOI: 10.1016/j.ijpara.2010.08.010.


See also

Olivier Plantard's publications on ProdINRA