Ben A Lopman

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc A systematic review and meta-analysis of the global seasonality of norovirus
    Sharia M Ahmed
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America Department of Environmental Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e75922. 2013
  2. pmc Duration of immunity to norovirus gastroenteritis
    Kirsten Simmons
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1260-7. 2013
  3. pmc Understanding reduced rotavirus vaccine efficacy in low socio-economic settings
    Benjamin A Lopman
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41720. 2012
  4. pmc Household transmission of rotavirus in a community with rotavirus vaccination in Quininde, Ecuador
    Ben Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e67763. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Post-licensure experience with rotavirus vaccination in high and middle income countries; 2006 to 2011
    Ben A Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Curr Opin Virol 2:434-42. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Environmental transmission of norovirus gastroenteritis
    Ben Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, United States
    Curr Opin Virol 2:96-102. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Infant rotavirus vaccination may provide indirect protection to older children and adults in the United States
    Ben A Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 204:980-6. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Increasing rates of gastroenteritis hospital discharges in US adults and the contribution of norovirus, 1996-2007
    Ben A Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:466-74. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Impact of an emergent norovirus variant in 2009 on norovirus outbreak activity in the United States
    Catherine Yen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:568-71. 2011
  10. pmc Norovirus disease in the United States
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1198-205. 2013

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc A systematic review and meta-analysis of the global seasonality of norovirus
    Sharia M Ahmed
    Epidemiology Branch, Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America Department of Environmental Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e75922. 2013
    ..These pathogens are generally understood to exhibit a wintertime seasonality, though a systematic assessment of seasonal patterns has not been conducted in the era of modern diagnostics...
  2. pmc Duration of immunity to norovirus gastroenteritis
    Kirsten Simmons
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1260-7. 2013
    ..If a vaccine can achieve protection for duration of natural immunity indicated by our results, its potential health and economic benefits could be substantial. ..
  3. pmc Understanding reduced rotavirus vaccine efficacy in low socio-economic settings
    Benjamin A Lopman
    National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e41720. 2012
    ..With the imminent introduction of rotavirus vaccine in low SES countries, understanding reasons for reduced efficacy in these settings could identify strategies to improve vaccine performance...
  4. pmc Household transmission of rotavirus in a community with rotavirus vaccination in Quininde, Ecuador
    Ben Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e67763. 2013
    ..We studied the transmission of rotavirus infection in households in peri-urban Ecuador in the vaccination era...
  5. doi request reprint Post-licensure experience with rotavirus vaccination in high and middle income countries; 2006 to 2011
    Ben A Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    Curr Opin Virol 2:434-42. 2012
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  6. doi request reprint Environmental transmission of norovirus gastroenteritis
    Ben Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, United States
    Curr Opin Virol 2:96-102. 2012
    ..The relative importance of environmental transmission of virus is yet to be fully quantified but is likely to be substantial and is an important feature that complicates control...
  7. doi request reprint Infant rotavirus vaccination may provide indirect protection to older children and adults in the United States
    Ben A Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 204:980-6. 2011
    ..This study demonstrates a previously unrecognized burden of severe rotavirus in the population >5 years and the primacy of very young children in the transmission of rotavirus...
  8. doi request reprint Increasing rates of gastroenteritis hospital discharges in US adults and the contribution of norovirus, 1996-2007
    Ben A Lopman
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:466-74. 2011
    ..We aimed to describe recent trends in gastroenteritis hospitalizations and to determine the contribution of norovirus...
  9. doi request reprint Impact of an emergent norovirus variant in 2009 on norovirus outbreak activity in the United States
    Catherine Yen
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:568-71. 2011
    ..We collected norovirus outbreak data from 30 states to assess whether this new strain was associated with increased acute gastroenteritis activity. No increase in norovirus outbreaks was observed during the 2009-2010 winter...
  10. pmc Norovirus disease in the United States
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:1198-205. 2013
    ..These findings support continued development and targeting of appropriate interventions, including vaccines, for norovirus disease...
  11. pmc Incidence of acute gastroenteritis and role of norovirus, Georgia, USA, 2004-2005
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1381-8. 2011
    ..This study demonstrates that noroviruses are leading causes of AGE among persons seeking medical care...
  12. doi request reprint The roles of Clostridium difficile and norovirus among gastroenteritis-associated deaths in the United States, 1999-2007
    Aron J Hall
    Division of Viral Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:216-23. 2012
    ..We aimed to describe trends in gastroenteritis deaths across all ages in the United States and specifically estimate the contributions of Clostridium difficile and norovirus...
  13. pmc Epidemiology of foodborne norovirus outbreaks, United States, 2001-2008
    Aron J Hall
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1566-73. 2012
    ..Interventions to reduce the frequency of foodborne norovirus outbreaks should focus on food workers and production of produce and shellfish...