Michael Y Kosoy

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Bartonella spp. in rats and zoonoses, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Vijay A K B Gundi
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:631-3. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Bartonella bacteria in nature: where does population variability end and a species start?
    Michael Kosoy
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 12:894-904. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Experimental infection of cotton rats with three naturally occurring Bartonella species
    M Y Kosoy
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Wildl Dis 35:275-84. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective studies of Bartonella of rodents. Part II. Diverse infections in a single rodent community
    Michael Kosoy
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 4:296-305. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective studies of Bartonella of rodents. Part I. Demographic and temporal patterns in population dynamics
    Michael Kosoy
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 4:285-95. 2004
  6. pmc Bartonella spp. in bats, Kenya
    Michael Kosoy
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1875-81. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and diversity of Bartonella in rodents of northern Thailand: a comparison with Bartonella in rodents from southern China
    Kevin T Castle
    Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 70:429-33. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Experimental evidence of host specificity of Bartonella infection in rodents
    M Y Kosoy
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 23:221-38. 2000
  9. doi request reprint Detection of Bartonella tamiae DNA in ectoparasites from rodents in Thailand and their sequence similarity with bacterial cultures from Thai patients
    Hidenori Kabeya
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:429-34. 2010
  10. 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

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Publications31

  1. pmc Bartonella spp. in rats and zoonoses, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Vijay A K B Gundi
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:631-3. 2012
    ..Of 200 rats tested, putative human pathogens, B. rochalimae and B. tribocorum were found in 37 (18.5%) and 115 (57.5%) rats, respectively. These bacteria among rodents in a densely populated urban area are a public health concern...
  2. doi request reprint Bartonella bacteria in nature: where does population variability end and a species start?
    Michael Kosoy
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 12:894-904. 2012
    ..g. Bartonella elizabethae species complex); and (3) clusters of genetically similar strains that combine a number of ecotypes (e.g. Bartonella vinsonii species complex)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Experimental infection of cotton rats with three naturally occurring Bartonella species
    M Y Kosoy
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Wildl Dis 35:275-84. 1999
    ..used initially; no evidence of resistance to secondary challenge with different Bartonella spp. was obtained. Cross-protection between Bartonella spp., isolated from the same rodent species, may not occur...
  4. ncbi request reprint Prospective studies of Bartonella of rodents. Part II. Diverse infections in a single rodent community
    Michael Kosoy
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 4:296-305. 2004
    ..The temporal course of Bartonella infections could result from a single, persistent, and potentially multi-genogroup/variant infection, during which variants differentially dominate the detectable bacteremia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Prospective studies of Bartonella of rodents. Part I. Demographic and temporal patterns in population dynamics
    Michael Kosoy
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 4:285-95. 2004
    ..Although Bartonella infections were highly prevalent among cotton rats, only 8.5% of rats had reactive antibodies at titers of > or = 1:32 and none had antibodies titers of > 1:256...
  6. pmc Bartonella spp. in bats, Kenya
    Michael Kosoy
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1875-81. 2010
    ..In contrast, E. helvum and Miniopterus spp. bats harbored strains that clustered in several groups. Further investigation is needed to determine whether these agents are responsible for human illnesses in the region...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and diversity of Bartonella in rodents of northern Thailand: a comparison with Bartonella in rodents from southern China
    Kevin T Castle
    Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 70:429-33. 2004
    ..Importantly, a number of the isolates from Thailand rodents are closely related to B. grahamii and B. elizabethae, species which have been associated with human illness...
  8. ncbi request reprint Experimental evidence of host specificity of Bartonella infection in rodents
    M Y Kosoy
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 23:221-38. 2000
    ..Host-parasite relationships measured by the duration and level of bacteremia and the minimal infectious dose may serve as additional criteria for classification of Bartonella isolates obtained from natural environments...
  9. doi request reprint Detection of Bartonella tamiae DNA in ectoparasites from rodents in Thailand and their sequence similarity with bacterial cultures from Thai patients
    Hidenori Kabeya
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:429-34. 2010
    ..This is the first report of the detection of B. tamiae DNA in chigger mites; additional field and experimental investigations are required to determine the role of chigger mites as potential vectors of B. tamiae...
  10. 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...
  11. ncbi request reprint Bartonella species in dogs and their ectoparasites from Khon Kaen Province, Thailand
    Sarah A Billeter
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 43:1186-92. 2012
    ..vinsonii subsp vinsonii DNA was found in 2 C. felis. The findings indicate that dogs residing in northeast Thailand are exposed to diverse Bartonella species that are also potential human pathogens...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and genetic heterogeneity of Bartonella strains cultured from rodents from 17 provinces in Thailand
    Ying Bai
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:811-6. 2009
    ..The only isolate from a Berylmys berdmorei fell into the B. tribocorum group. The observations highlight the need to study these agents for their role in human febrile illnesses of unknown etiology in Thailand and elsewhere in Asia...
  13. pmc Bartonella vinsonii subsp. arupensis in humans, Thailand
    Ying Bai
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:989-91. 2012
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  14. pmc Development of a novel genus-specific real-time PCR assay for detection and differentiation of Bartonella species and genotypes
    Maureen H Diaz
    Respiratory Diseases Branch, Division of Bacterial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:1645-9. 2012
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  15. pmc Molecular detection and identification of Bartonella species in Xenopsylla cheopis fleas (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae) collected from Rattus norvegicus rats in Los Angeles, California
    Sarah A Billeter
    Bacterial Disease Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:7850-2. 2011
    ..The data obtained from this study demonstrate an extremely high prevalence of Bartonella DNA in rat-associated fleas...
  16. pmc Prevalence and genetic diversity of bartonella species detected in different tissues of small mammals in Nepal
    Vijay A K B Gundi
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, 3150 Rampart Road, Foothills Research Campus, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:8247-54. 2010
    ..Based on rpoB and gltA sequence analyses, genotypes belonging to seven known Bartonella species and five genotypes not belonging to previously known species were identified in these animals...
  17. pmc Prevalence and diversity of Bartonella spp. in bats in Peru
    Ying Bai
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:518-23. 2012
    ..Rarely found in other bat species, the Bartonella strains of phylogroups I and III discovered from the common vampire bats (Desmodus rotundus) were more specific to the host bat species, suggesting some level of host specificity...
  18. pmc Identification of diverse Bartonella genotypes among small mammals from Democratic Republic of Congo and Tanzania
    Vijay A K B Gundi
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 87:319-26. 2012
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  19. pmc Persistent infection or successive reinfection of deer mice with Bartonella vinsonii subsp. arupensis
    Ying Bai
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:1728-31. 2011
    ..Genetic analysis demonstrated that deer mouse-borne bartonella isolates at this site belong to the same species, B. vinsonii subsp. arupensis, demonstrating a specific relationship between B. vinsonii subsp. arupensis and deer mice...
  20. ncbi request reprint Detection of novel Bartonella strains and Yersinia pestis in prairie dogs and their fleas (Siphonaptera: Ceratophyllidae and Pulicidae) using multiplex polymerase chain reaction
    Heather L Stevenson
    Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:329-37. 2003
    ..Phylogenetic analyses indicate that the sequences of bartonellae from prairie dogs and prairie dog fleas cluster tightly within a clade that is distinct from those containing other known Bartonella genotypes...
  21. doi request reprint Enrichment culture and molecular identification of diverse Bartonella species in stray dogs
    Ying Bai
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Vet Microbiol 146:314-9. 2010
    ..Further work is needed to determine the role of those newly discovered Bartonella genotypes/species in human and veterinary medicine...
  22. doi request reprint Experimental infection by capillary tube feeding of Rhipicephalus sanguineus with Bartonella vinsonii subspecies berkhoffii
    Sarah A Billeter
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Bacterial Diseases Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis 35:9-15. 2012
    ..Therefore, trans-ovarial transmission of B. v. berkhoffii by R. sanguineus is unlikely, but further studies are needed to determine if tick fecal material can serve as a source of infection to canines...
  23. doi request reprint 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Bartonella strains in small mammals from Dhaka, Bangladesh, related to Bartonella in America and Europe
    Ying Bai
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:567-70. 2007
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  25. 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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  26. pmc Molecular characterization of the sucB gene encoding the immunogenic dihydrolipoamide succinyltransferase protein of Bartonella vinsonii subsp. berkhoffii and Bartonella quintana
    Robert D Gilmore
    Molecular Bacteriology Section, Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Infect Immun 71:4818-22. 2003
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  27. ncbi request reprint Natural history of plague: perspectives from more than a century of research
    Kenneth L Gage
    Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    Annu Rev Entomol 50:505-28. 2005
    ..The knowledge gained from these studies is essential for the development of effective prevention and control strategies...
  28. pmc Improved detection of Bartonella DNA in mammalian hosts and arthropod vectors by real-time PCR using the NADH dehydrogenase gamma subunit (nuoG)
    James M Colborn
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:4630-3. 2010
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  29. ncbi request reprint Molecular detection of Bartonella species in ticks from Peru
    Sarah A Billeter
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:1257-60. 2011
    ..rochalimae, B. quintana, and B. elizabethae DNA in ticks from Peru. Further investigations must be performed to decipher the role ticks may play in the transmission of Bartonella species...
  30. doi request reprint Bartonella species in invasive rats and indigenous rodents from Uganda
    Sarah A Billeter
    1 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Fort Collins, Colorado
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 14:182-8. 2014
    ..rattus was quite surprising, in contrast, to the detection of these organisms in a large percentage of Rattus species from other geographical areas. A possible reason for this disparity is discussed...
  31. pmc First reported prairie dog-to-human tularemia transmission, Texas, 2002
    Swati B Avashia
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:483-6. 2004
    ..These findings represent the first evidence for prairie-dog-to-human tularemia transmission and demonstrate potential human health risks of the exotic pet trade...