Sara Y Tartof

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Publications

  1. pmc Distribution of superantigens in group A streptococcal isolates from Salvador, Brazil
    Hillary F Berman
    Division of Infectious Disease and Vaccinology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 14:294. 2014
  2. pmc Identifying optimal vaccination strategies for serogroup A Neisseria meningitidis conjugate vaccine in the African meningitis belt
    SARA TARTOF
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e63605. 2013
  3. pmc Factors associated with Group A Streptococcus emm type diversification in a large urban setting in Brazil: a cross-sectional study
    Sara Y Tartof
    University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:327. 2010
  4. pmc A change in vaccine efficacy and duration of protection explains recent rises in pertussis incidence in the United States
    Manoj Gambhir
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia Modeling Unit, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases NCIRD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America IHRC, Inc, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 11:e1004138. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Waning immunity to pertussis following 5 doses of DTaP
    Sara Y Tartof
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1047-52. 2013
  6. pmc Bordetella holmesii bacteremia cases in the United States, April 2010-January 2011
    Sara Y Tartof
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Clin Infect Dis 58:e39-43. 2014

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Publications6

  1. pmc Distribution of superantigens in group A streptococcal isolates from Salvador, Brazil
    Hillary F Berman
    Division of Infectious Disease and Vaccinology, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 14:294. 2014
    ..To further address this question we screened GAS isolates collected from Salvador, Brazil for 11 known superantigen genes...
  2. pmc Identifying optimal vaccination strategies for serogroup A Neisseria meningitidis conjugate vaccine in the African meningitis belt
    SARA TARTOF
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e63605. 2013
    ..We developed an age-structured mathematical model of MenA transmission, colonization, and disease in the African meningitis belt, and used this model to explore the impact of various vaccination strategies...
  3. pmc Factors associated with Group A Streptococcus emm type diversification in a large urban setting in Brazil: a cross-sectional study
    Sara Y Tartof
    University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:327. 2010
    ..However, local factors may also affect strain diversity. We compared the emm types of GAS isolates from children with and without sore throat in one large urban setting in Brazil...
  4. pmc A change in vaccine efficacy and duration of protection explains recent rises in pertussis incidence in the United States
    Manoj Gambhir
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia Modeling Unit, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases NCIRD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America IHRC, Inc, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Comput Biol 11:e1004138. 2015
    ..Future refinement of the model presented here will allow for an exploration of alternative vaccination strategies such as different age-spacings, further booster doses, and cocooning. ..
  5. doi request reprint Waning immunity to pertussis following 5 doses of DTaP
    Sara Y Tartof
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1047-52. 2013
    ..To assess the risk of pertussis by time since vaccination in children in Minnesota and Oregon who received 5 doses of acellular pertussis vaccines (DTaP)...
  6. pmc Bordetella holmesii bacteremia cases in the United States, April 2010-January 2011
    Sara Y Tartof
    Meningitis and Vaccine Preventable Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia
    Clin Infect Dis 58:e39-43. 2014
    ..These cases occurred during a peak in pertussis outbreaks with documented cases of B. holmesii/Bordetella pertussis respiratory coinfection; whether there is a link between B. holmesii respiratory and bloodstream infection is unknown. ..