N J Cox

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Global epidemiology of influenza: past and present
    N J Cox
    Influenza Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Annu Rev Med 51:407-21. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Influenza
    N J Cox
    Influenza Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet 354:1277-82. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Generation and characterization of an H9N2 cold-adapted reassortant as a vaccine candidate
    H Chen
    Influenza Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, G 16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Avian Dis 47:1127-30. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Studies of the 1996-1997 inactivated influenza vaccine among children attending day care: immunologic response, protection against infection, and clinical effectiveness
    E S Hurwitz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 182:1218-21. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and cost-benefit of influenza vaccination of healthy working adults: A randomized controlled trial
    C B Bridges
    Influenza Branch, MS A 32, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 284:1655-63. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Antibody response in individuals infected with avian influenza A (H5N1) viruses and detection of anti-H5 antibody among household and social contacts
    J M Katz
    Influenza Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 180:1763-70. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic characterization of the pathogenic influenza A/Goose/Guangdong/1/96 (H5N1) virus: similarity of its hemagglutinin gene to those of H5N1 viruses from the 1997 outbreaks in Hong Kong
    X Xu
    Influenza Branch, Division of Viral Diseases, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, 30333, USA
    Virology 261:15-9. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Pandemic versus epidemic influenza mortality: a pattern of changing age distribution
    L Simonsen
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:53-60. 1998
  9. pmc The economic impact of pandemic influenza in the United States: priorities for intervention
    M I Meltzer
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 5:659-71. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of influenza vaccination of day care children in reducing influenza-related morbidity among household contacts
    E S Hurwitz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS A 39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 284:1677-82. 2000

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Global epidemiology of influenza: past and present
    N J Cox
    Influenza Branch, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Annu Rev Med 51:407-21. 2000
    ..Although many questions remain, advances of the past two decades have demonstrated that several widely held concepts concerning the global epidemiology of influenza were false...
  2. ncbi request reprint Influenza
    N J Cox
    Influenza Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Lancet 354:1277-82. 1999
    ..The availability of new diagnostic tests, new antiviral drugs, and new vaccines will undoubtedly alter our approaches to influenza control and have an impact on clinical practice...
  3. ncbi request reprint Generation and characterization of an H9N2 cold-adapted reassortant as a vaccine candidate
    H Chen
    Influenza Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, G 16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Avian Dis 47:1127-30. 2003
    ..The G9/AAca virus bears the in vitro and in vivo phenotypes specified by the AAca virus and will be evaluated as a potential vaccine candidate in humans...
  4. ncbi request reprint Studies of the 1996-1997 inactivated influenza vaccine among children attending day care: immunologic response, protection against infection, and clinical effectiveness
    E S Hurwitz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 182:1218-21. 2000
    ..Therefore, immunologic priming in young children may be important for vaccine response and for protection against infection. Larger studies are needed in other influenza seasons to assess vaccine efficacy and clinical effectiveness...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness and cost-benefit of influenza vaccination of healthy working adults: A randomized controlled trial
    C B Bridges
    Influenza Branch, MS A 32, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 284:1655-63. 2000
    ..Although the cost-effectiveness and cost-benefit of influenza vaccination are well established for persons aged 65 years or older, the benefits for healthy adults younger than 65 years are less clear...
  6. ncbi request reprint Antibody response in individuals infected with avian influenza A (H5N1) viruses and detection of anti-H5 antibody among household and social contacts
    J M Katz
    Influenza Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 180:1763-70. 1999
    ..In contrast, social exposure to case patients was not associated with H5N1 infection...
  7. ncbi request reprint Genetic characterization of the pathogenic influenza A/Goose/Guangdong/1/96 (H5N1) virus: similarity of its hemagglutinin gene to those of H5N1 viruses from the 1997 outbreaks in Hong Kong
    X Xu
    Influenza Branch, Division of Viral Diseases, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, 30333, USA
    Virology 261:15-9. 1999
    ..These data suggest that the H5N1 viruses isolated from the Hong Kong outbreaks derived their HA genes from a virus similar to the A/Goose/Guangdong/1/96 virus or shared a progenitor with this goose pathogen...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pandemic versus epidemic influenza mortality: a pattern of changing age distribution
    L Simonsen
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 178:53-60. 1998
    ..The large proportion of influenza-related deaths during each pandemic and the following decade among persons <65 years old should be considered in planning for pandemics...
  9. pmc The economic impact of pandemic influenza in the United States: priorities for intervention
    M I Meltzer
    National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 5:659-71. 1999
    ..Vaccinating 60% of the population would generate the highest economic returns but may not be possible within the time required for vaccine effectiveness, especially if two doses of vaccine are required...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of influenza vaccination of day care children in reducing influenza-related morbidity among household contacts
    E S Hurwitz
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS A 39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 284:1677-82. 2000
    ..Whether vaccinating day care children reduces household transmission of influenza is not known...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of influenza. Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP)
    C B Bridges
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 50:1-44. 2001
    ..cdc.gov/ncidod/diseases/flu/fluvirus.htm>...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk of influenza A (H5N1) infection among health care workers exposed to patients with influenza A (H5N1), Hong Kong
    C Buxton Bridges
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Influenza Branch, MS A 32, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 181:344-8. 2000
    ..Human-to-human transmission of avian influenza may increase the chances for the emergence of a novel influenza virus with pandemic potential...
  13. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in neuraminidase genes of influenza A (H3N2) viruses
    X Xu
    Influenza Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Virology 224:175-83. 1996
    ..These findings demonstrate the importance of closely monitoring both the HA and the NA genes of influenza viruses to aid vaccine strain selection...
  14. pmc A mouse model for the evaluation of pathogenesis and immunity to influenza A (H5N1) viruses isolated from humans
    X Lu
    Influenza Branch, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Virol 73:5903-11. 1999
    ..These results suggests a strategy of vaccine preparedness for rapid intervention in future influenza pandemics that uses antigenically related nonpathogenic viruses as vaccine candidates...
  15. ncbi request reprint Generation and characterization of a cold-adapted influenza A H9N2 reassortant as a live pandemic influenza virus vaccine candidate
    H Chen
    Influenza Branch, CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Vaccine 21:4430-6. 2003
    ..The G9/AA ca virus bears properties that are desirable in a vaccine for humans and is available for clinical evaluation and use, should the need arise...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physicochemical properties of Marburg virus: evidence for three distinct virus strains and their relationship to Ebola virus
    M P Kiley
    Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, Georgia 30333
    J Gen Virol 69:1957-67. 1988
    ..In addition, these studies confirm the belief that MBG and EBO viruses are members of the new virus family, the Filoviridae...
  17. ncbi request reprint Characterization of an influenza A H5N2 reassortant as a candidate for live-attenuated and inactivated vaccines against highly pathogenic H5N1 viruses with pandemic potential
    J A Desheva
    Department of Virology, Institute of Experimental Medicine, RAMS, St Petersburg, Russia
    Vaccine 24:6859-66. 2006
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