Lewis M Graves
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Listeria marthii sp. nov., isolated from the natural environment, Finger Lakes National ForestLewis M Graves
Enteric Diseases Laboratory Branch and Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Foodborne, Bacterial, and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:1280-8. 2010..nov. is proposed. The type strain of L. marthii is FSL S4-120(T) (=ATCC BAA-1595(T) =BEIR NR 9579(T) =CCUG 56148(T)). L. marthii has not been associated with human or animal disease at this time...
- Multistate outbreak of Listeriosis linked to turkey deli meat and subsequent changes in US regulatory policySami L Gottlieb
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Clin Infect Dis 42:29-36. 2006..Between July and October 2002, an uncommon strain of L. monocytogenes caused an outbreak of listeriosis in 9 states...
- Invasive listeriosis in the Foodborne Diseases Active Surveillance Network (FoodNet), 2004-2009: further targeted prevention needed for higher-risk groupsBenjamin J Silk
Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Clin Infect Dis 54:S396-404. 2012..We summarize US population-based surveillance data for invasive listeriosis from 2004 through 2009...
- Listeriosis outbreaks and associated food vehicles, United States, 1998-2008Emily J Cartwright
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 19:1-9; quiz 184. 2013..These changes may reflect the effect of PulseNet and the Listeria Initiative and regulatory initiatives designed to prevent contamination in ready-to-eat meat and poultry products...
- Reduction in the incidence of invasive listeriosis in foodborne diseases active surveillance network sites, 1996-2003Andrew C Voetsch
Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Clin Infect Dis 44:513-20. 2007..Listeriosis is a leading cause of death among patients with foodborne diseases in the United States. Monitoring disease incidence is an important element of listeriosis surveillance and control...
- Re-evaluation, optimization, and multilaboratory validation of the PulseNet-standardized pulsed-field gel electrophoresis protocol for Listeria monocytogenesJessica L Halpin
Enteric Diseases Laboratory Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
Foodborne Pathog Dis 7:293-8. 2010..The modifications not only represent an improvement to the protocol but also describe procedural improvements that could be potentially applied to the PFGE analysis of other Gram-positive organisms...
- Microbiological aspects of the investigation that traced the 1998 outbreak of listeriosis in the United States to contaminated hot dogs and establishment of molecular subtyping-based surveillance for Listeria monocytogenes in the PulseNet networkLewis M Graves
Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Mail Stop CO3, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
J Clin Microbiol 43:2350-5. 2005..monocytogenes by PFGE was developed and disseminated to public health laboratories participating with CDC's PulseNet network; these laboratories were requested to begin routine PFGE subtyping of L. monocytogenes...