H I J Roest
Affiliation: Wageningen University
Country: The Netherlands
- Q fever in pregnant goats: humoral and cellular immune responsesHendrik I J Roest
Department of Bacteriology and TSEs, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen University and Research Centre, Edelhertweg 15, Lelystad, PH, 8219, The Netherlands
Vet Res 44:67. 2013..This humoral immune response may be useful in the early detection of C. burnetii-infected pregnant goats. ..
- Q fever in pregnant goats: pathogenesis and excretion of Coxiella burnetiiHendrik Jan Roest
Department of Bacteriology and TSEs, Central Veterinary Institute, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Lelystad, The Netherlands
PLoS ONE 7:e48949. 2012..Besides abortions, normal deliveries in C. burnetii-infected goats should be considered as a major zoonotic risk for Q fever in humans...
- [Two horses with neurological symptoms: could this be equine botulism?]H I J Roest
Divisie Bacteriologie en TSE s, Centraal Veterinair Instituut van Wageningen UR, Lelystad, Nederland
Tijdschr Diergeneeskd 134:790-5. 2009..As long as no vaccine is available in the Netherlands quality control of silage and haylage is strictly recommended in order to reduce the risk of botulism in horses...
- The Q fever epidemic in The Netherlands: history, onset, response and reflectionH I J Roest
Department of Bacteriology and TSEs, Central Veterinary Institute of Wageningen UR, Lelystad, The Netherlands
Epidemiol Infect 139:1-12. 2011..In general good monitoring and surveillance systems are necessary to assess the real magnitude of Q fever...
- Molecular epidemiology of Coxiella burnetii from ruminants in Q fever outbreak, the NetherlandsHendrik I J Roest
Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen UR, Lelystad, The Netherlands
Emerg Infect Dis 17:668-75. 2011..On the basis of 4 loci, this genotype is similar to a human genotype from the Netherlands. This finding strengthens the probability that this genotype of C. burnetii is responsible for the human Q fever epidemic in the Netherlands...
- Q fever diagnosis and control in domestic ruminantsH I J Roest
Department of Bacteriology and TSEs, Central Veterinary Institute, part of Wageningen UR, Lelystad, The Netherlands
Dev Biol (Basel) 135:183-9. 2013..Furthermore, the complicated vaccine production process, requiring biosafety level 3 facilities, could hamper vaccine availability. Future challenges include the development of improved, easier to produce Q fever vaccines...