Leah Colton

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Experimental infection of laboratory mice with two Bartonella tribocorum strains from wild Mus species: a homologous host-bacteria model system at the genus level
    L Colton
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Parasitology 140:61-8. 2013
  2. doi Experimental infection of Swiss webster mice with four rat bartonella strains: host specificity, bacteremia kinetics, dose dependent response, and histopathology
    Leah Colton
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 34:465-73. 2011
  3. pmc Human isolates of Bartonella tamiae induce pathology in experimentally inoculated immunocompetent mice
    Leah Colton
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:229. 2010
  4. pmc Molecular detection and identification of Bartonella species in rat fleas from northeastern Thailand
    Sarah A Billeter
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 89:462-5. 2013

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi Experimental infection of laboratory mice with two Bartonella tribocorum strains from wild Mus species: a homologous host-bacteria model system at the genus level
    L Colton
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Parasitology 140:61-8. 2013
    ..This mouse model of persistent bacteraemia should be suitable for a variety of experimental uses...
  2. doi Experimental infection of Swiss webster mice with four rat bartonella strains: host specificity, bacteremia kinetics, dose dependent response, and histopathology
    Leah Colton
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 34:465-73. 2011
    ..The host specificity and infectivity of the strains is discussed in relation to their potential for zoonotic transmission to incidental hosts...
  3. pmc Human isolates of Bartonella tamiae induce pathology in experimentally inoculated immunocompetent mice
    Leah Colton
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 10:229. 2010
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  4. pmc Molecular detection and identification of Bartonella species in rat fleas from northeastern Thailand
    Sarah A Billeter
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 89:462-5. 2013
    ..grahamii (95.5% identity). If X. cheopis proves to be a competent vector of these species, our results suggest that humans and animals residing in this area may be at risk for infection by several zoonotic Bartonella species...