Publications

Marques A, Telford SR 3rd, Turk SP, Chung E, Williams C, Dardick K, Krause PJ, Brandeburg C, Crowder CD, Carolan HE, Eshoo MW, Shaw PA and Hu LT: Xenodiagnosis to detect Borrelia burgdorferi infection: a first-in-human study. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Apr;58 (7) :937-45. Epub 2014 Feb 11. PMID: 24523212


Diuk-Wasser MA, Liu Y, Steeves TK, Folsom-O'Keefe C, Dardick KR, Lepore T, Bent SJ, Usmani-Brown S, Telford SR 3rd, Fish D and Krause PJ: Monitoring human babesiosis emergence through vector surveillance new England, USA. Emerg Infect Dis. 2014 Feb;20 (2) :225-31. PMID: 24447577


Narasimhan S, Rajeevan N, Liu L, Zhao YO, Heisig J, Pan J, Eppler-Epstein R, Deponte K, Fish D and Fikrig E: Gut microbiota of the tick vector Ixodes scapularis modulate colonization of the lyme disease spirochete. Cell Host Microbe. 2014 Jan 15;15 (1) :58-71. PMID: 24439898


Finch C, Al-Damluji MS, Krause PJ, Niccolai L, Steeves T, O'Keefe CF and Diuk-Wasser MA: Integrated assessment of behavioral and environmental risk factors for Lyme disease infection on Block Island, Rhode Island. PLoS One. 2014;9 (1) :e84758. Epub 2014 Jan 8. PMID: 24416278


Costa F, Porter FH, Rodrigues G, Farias H, de Faria MT, Wunder EA, Osikowicz LM, Kosoy MY, Reis MG, Ko AI and Childs JE: Infections by Leptospira interrogans, Seoul virus, and Bartonella spp. among Norway rats (Rattus norvegicus) from the urban slum environment in Brazil. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2014 Jan;14 (1) :33-40. Epub 2013 Dec 20. PMID: 24359425

Fish D: Borrelia miyamotoi: More lessons on disease discovery. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Nov 5;159 (9) :648. PMID: 24189601


Rollend L, Bent SJ, Krause PJ, Usmani-Brown S, Steeves TK, States SL, Lepore T, Ryan R, Dias F, Ben Mamoun C, Fish D and Diuk-Wasser MA: Quantitative PCR for detection of Babesia microti in Ixodes scapularis ticks and in human blood. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2013 Nov;13 (11) :784-90. Epub 2013 Oct 9. PMID: 24107203


Hacker KP, Seto KC, Costa F, Corburn J, Reis MG, Ko AI and Diuk-Wasser MA: Urban slum structure: integrating socioeconomic and land cover data to model slum evolution in Salvador, Brazil. Int J Health Geogr. 2013 Oct 20;12 :45. Epub 2013 Oct 20. PMID: 24138776


Kajdacsi B, Costa F, Hyseni C, Porter F, Brown J, Rodrigues G, Farias H, Reis MG, Childs JE, Ko AI and Caccone A: Urban population genetics of slum-dwelling rats (Rattus norvegicus) in Salvador, Brazil. Mol Ecol. 2013 Oct;22 (20) :5056-70. Epub 2013 Sep 30. PMID: 24118116


Bloch EM, Lee TH, Krause PJ, Telford SR 3rd, Montalvo L, Chafets D, Usmani-Brown S, Lepore TJ and Busch MP: Development of a real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for sensitive detection and quantitation of Babesia microti infection. Transfusion. 2013 Oct;53 (10) :2299-306. Epub 2013 Jan 30. PMID: 23362840


Krause PJ and Bockenstedt LK: Cardiology patient pages. Lyme disease and the heart. Circulation. 2013 Feb 19;127 (7) :e451-4. PMID: 23429899


Tsao K, Bent SJ and Fish D: Identification of Borrelia burgdorferi ospC genotypes in host tissue and feeding ticks by terminal restriction fragment length polymorphisms. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2013 Feb;79 (3) :958-64. Epub 2012 Nov 26. PMID: 23183976


Rollend L, Fish D and Childs JE: Transovarial transmission of Borrelia spirochetes by Ixodes scapularis: a summary of the literature and recent observations. Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2013 Feb;4 (1-2) :46-51. Epub 2012 Dec 10. PMID: 23238242


Krause PJ, Narasimhan S, Wormser GP, Rollend L, Fikrig E, Lepore T, Barbour A and Fish D: Human Borrelia miyamotoi infection in the United States. N Engl J Med. 2013 Jan 17;368 (3) :291-3. PMID: 23323920


Usmani-Brown S, Halperin JJ and Krause PJ: Neurological manifestations of human babesiosis. Handb Clin Neurol. 2013;114 :199-203. PMID: 23829910


Cornillot E, Dassouli A, Garg A, Pachikara N, Randazzo S, Depoix D, Carcy B, Delbecq S, Frutos R, Silva JC, Sutton R, Krause PJ and Mamoun CB: Whole genome mapping and re-organization of the nuclear and mitochondrial genomes of Babesia microti isolates. PLoS One. 2013;8 (9) :e72657. Epub 2013 Sep 4. PMID: 24023759

Cornillot E, Hadj-Kaddour K, Dassouli A, Noel B, Ranwez V, Vacherie B, Augagneur Y, Brès V, Duclos A, Randazzo S, Carcy B, Debierre-Grockiego F, Delbecq S, Moubri-Ménage K, Shams-Eldin H, Usmani-Brown S, Bringaud F, Wincker P, Vivarès CP, Schwarz RT, Schetters TP, Krause PJ, Gorenflot A, Berry V, Barbe V and Ben Mamoun C: Sequencing of the smallest Apicomplexan genome from the human pathogen Babesia microti. Nucleic Acids Res. 2012 Oct;40 (18) :9102-14. Epub 2012 Jul 24. PMID: 22833609


Young C, Chawla A, Berardi V, Padbury J, Skowron G and Krause PJ: Preventing transfusion-transmitted babesiosis: preliminary experience of the first laboratory-based blood donor screening program. Transfusion. 2012 Jul;52 (7) :1523-9. Epub 2012 Mar 27. PMID: 22452654


Tsao K, Fish D and Galvani AP: Predicted outcomes of vaccinating wildlife to reduce human risk of Lyme disease. Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2012 Jul;12 (7) :544-51. Epub 2012 Jan 17. PMID: 22251312


Vannier E and Krause PJ: Human babesiosis. N Engl J Med. 2012 Jun 21;366 (25) :2397-407. PMID: 22716978