Jeannine M Petersen

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Virulence differences among Francisella tularensis subsp. tularensis clades in mice
    Claudia R Molins
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e10205. 2010
  2. pmc Epidemiologic and molecular analysis of human tularemia, United States, 1964-2004
    J Erin Staples
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1113-8. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Subpopulations of Francisella tularensis ssp. tularensis and holarctica: identification and associated epidemiology
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Bacterial Diseases Branch, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Future Microbiol 5:649-61. 2010
  4. pmc Multiple Francisella tularensis subspecies and clades, tularemia outbreak, Utah
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1928-30. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Molecular Epidemiology of Francisella tularensis in the United States
    Kiersten J Kugeler
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:863-70. 2009
  6. pmc Methods for enhanced culture recovery of Francisella tularensis
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Diagnostic and Reference 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
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:3733-5. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Transmission efficiency of Francisella tularensis by adult american dog ticks (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Sara M Reese
    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, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:884-90. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Short report: time course of hematogenous dissemination of Francisella tularensis A1, A2, and Type B in laboratory mice
    Rebecca J Eisen
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:259-62. 2009
  9. pmc Use of temperature for standardizing the progression of Francisella tularensis in mice
    Claudia R Molins
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, United State of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e45310. 2012
  10. pmc Laboratory analysis of tularemia in wild-trapped, commercially traded prairie dogs, Texas, 2002
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Diagnostic and Reference Section, Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, PO Box 2087, Rampart Road, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:419-25. 2004

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  1. pmc Virulence differences among Francisella tularensis subsp. tularensis clades in mice
    Claudia R Molins
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e10205. 2010
    ..These findings indicate type A strains are not equivalent with respect to virulence and have important implications for public health as well as basic research programs...
  2. pmc Epidemiologic and molecular analysis of human tularemia, United States, 1964-2004
    J Erin Staples
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1113-8. 2006
    ..Through a combined epidemiologic and molecular approach to human cases of tularemia, we provide new insights into the disease for future investigation...
  3. doi request reprint Subpopulations of Francisella tularensis ssp. tularensis and holarctica: identification and associated epidemiology
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Bacterial Diseases Branch, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Future Microbiol 5:649-61. 2010
    ..tularensis subpopulations, including methods for their detection, their observed epidemiologic differences, implications for public health and basic research programs, as well as future challenges yet to be solved...
  4. pmc Multiple Francisella tularensis subspecies and clades, tularemia outbreak, Utah
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1928-30. 2008
    ..tularensis subsp. holarctica. These findings indicate that multiple subspecies and clades can cause disease in a localized outbreak of tularemia...
  5. doi request reprint Molecular Epidemiology of Francisella tularensis in the United States
    Kiersten J Kugeler
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 48:863-70. 2009
    ..To verify these findings and to further define differences among genotypes, we performed a large-scale molecular epidemiologic analysis of F. tularensis isolates from humans and animals...
  6. pmc Methods for enhanced culture recovery of Francisella tularensis
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Diagnostic and Reference 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
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:3733-5. 2004
    ..tularensis by 81.1%. For transport of tissues, immediate freezing yielded culture recovery rates as high as 94%...
  7. ncbi request reprint Transmission efficiency of Francisella tularensis by adult american dog ticks (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Sara M Reese
    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, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:884-90. 2011
    ..These findings support the concept that D. variabilis adults may play a significant role in epizootic transmission of F. tularensis, and as a bridging vector to humans...
  8. ncbi request reprint Short report: time course of hematogenous dissemination of Francisella tularensis A1, A2, and Type B in laboratory mice
    Rebecca J Eisen
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 80:259-62. 2009
    ..Our study provides the basis for a mouse model needed as the starting point to address these questions...
  9. pmc Use of temperature for standardizing the progression of Francisella tularensis in mice
    Claudia R Molins
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, United State of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e45310. 2012
    ..These findings should be generally applicable to other pathogens that produce acute febrile disease in animal models and offers an important tool for understanding and following the infection process...
  10. pmc Laboratory analysis of tularemia in wild-trapped, commercially traded prairie dogs, Texas, 2002
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Diagnostic and Reference Section, Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, PO Box 2087, Rampart Road, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:419-25. 2004
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  11. pmc Francisella novicida bacteremia after a near-drowning accident
    Meghan Brett
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2826-9. 2012
    ..We highlight the challenges associated with laboratory identification of F. novicida and differences in the epidemiology of F. novicida and Francisella tularensis infections...
  12. doi request reprint Identification of Francisella tularensis subsp. tularensis A1 and A2 infections by real-time polymerase chain reaction
    Claudia R Molins
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 64:6-12. 2009
    ..The assays described here provide new diagnostic tools with a level of sensitivity not previously available for identification of A1 and A2 infections...
  13. 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...
  14. pmc Transmission dynamics of Francisella tularensis subspecies and clades by nymphal Dermacentor variabilis (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Sara M Reese
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:645-52. 2010
    ..Our results provide evidence of a high fitness cost and low transmission rates during the immature stages, suggesting that D. variabilis may play a limited role in enzootic maintenance of F. tularensis...
  15. doi request reprint Virulence difference between the prototypic Schu S4 strain (A1a) and Francisella tularensis A1a, A1b, A2 and type B strains in a murine model of infection
    Claudia R Molins
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Bacterial Diseases Branch, 3156 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521 USA
    BMC Infect Dis 14:67. 2014
    ..tularensis, tularensis (type A) and holarctica (type B) and more recently between type A subpopulations (A1a, A1b and A2). Schu S4 belongs to the most virulent subspecies of F. tularensis, subspecies tularensis...
  16. pmc Discrimination between Francisella tularensis and Francisella-like endosymbionts when screening ticks by PCR
    Kiersten J Kugeler
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Foothills Campus, P O Box 2087, Ft Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7594-7. 2005
    ..tularensis TaqMan assay (ISFtu2, tul4, and iglC) and 16S rRNA gene sequencing. Specificity of PCR-based diagnostics for F. tularensis should be carefully evaluated with appropriate specimen types prior to diagnostic use...
  17. pmc Lack of antimicrobial resistance in Yersinia pestis isolates from 17 countries in the Americas, Africa, and Asia
    Sandra K Urich
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 56:555-8. 2012
    ..Here, we demonstrate no resistance in 392 Y. pestis isolates from 17 countries to eight antimicrobials used for treatment or prophylaxis of plague...
  18. pmc Isolation and characterization of a novel Francisella sp. from human cerebrospinal fluid and blood
    Kiersten J Kugeler
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Rd, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2428-31. 2008
    ..Microbiologic and molecular analyses indicate that this organism represents a novel Francisella sp. Clinicians and microbiologists should be aware of this new potential pathogen, as infection may be more common than recognized...
  19. pmc Cutaneous infection caused by a novel Francisella sp
    Laurel B Respicio-Kingry
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Bacterial Diseases Branch, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:3456-60. 2013
    ..A bacterial culture swab taken from the underlying granular tissue yielded a pure isolate of a Gram-negative coccobacillus, presumptively identified as a novel Francisella species via 16S rRNA and multilocus gene sequence analysis. ..
  20. pmc Francisella tularensis: an arthropod-borne pathogen
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Disease, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Ft Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Vet Res 40:7. 2009
    ..This review will focus on arthropod transmission to humans with respect to vector species, modes of transmission, geographic differences and F. tularensis subspecies and clades...
  21. ncbi request reprint Tularemia: emergence/re-emergence
    Jeannine M Petersen
    Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Foothills Campus, PO Box 2087, Ft Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Vet Res 36:455-67. 2005
    ..This review will serve to highlight mechanisms contributing to the recent emergence of tularemia as well as a repertoire of diagnostic tools useful for detecting and diagnosing disease...
  22. pmc Genomic markers for differentiation of Francisella tularensis subsp. tularensis A.I and A.II strains
    Claudia R Molins-Schneekloth
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Bacterial Diseases Branch, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:336-41. 2008
    ..II as well as to discriminate between F. tularensis subsp. holarctica and F. novicida and another specific for A.I, were developed. This is the first report to identify and characterize conserved genomic differences between A.I and A.II...
  23. pmc Persistence of Yersinia pestis in soil under natural conditions
    Rebecca J Eisen
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:941-3. 2008
    ..These results have implications for defining plague foci, persistence, transmission, and bioremediation after a natural or intentional exposure to Y. pestis...
  24. doi request reprint Evaluation of the infectiousness to mice of soil contaminated with Yersinia pestis-infected blood
    Karen A Boegler
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Bacterial Diseases Branch, 3150 Rampart Road, MS P02, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 12:948-52. 2012
    ..96% (95% CI 0.17, 5.25%). This suggests that although transmission of Y. pestis from contaminated soils is possible, it is not likely a major transmission route under natural conditions...
  25. pmc Differential chitinase activity and production within Francisella species, subspecies, and subpopulations
    Jeffrey C Chandler
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    J Bacteriol 193:3265-75. 2011
    ..tularensis A1 and A2 strains, respectively, provided a molecular basis to explain the differential chitinase activities observed among the species and subpopulations of Francisella...
  26. ncbi request reprint An outbreak of Francisella tularensis in captive prairie dogs: an immunohistochemical analysis
    Nordin S Zeidner
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Vet Diagn Invest 16:150-2. 2004
    ..This report demonstrates that immunohistochemical analysis is a rapid procedure that can be used to determine the pathogenesis of F. tularensis in rodent populations...
  27. pmc In vitro susceptibility of isolates of Francisella tularensis types A and B from North America
    Sandra K Urich
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:2276-8. 2008
    ..In addition, all isolates had MICs for erythromycin of 0.5 to 4 microg/ml, in contrast to an MIC of >256 microg/ml for the common laboratory strain LVS (live vaccine strain)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Identification of Francisella tularensis genes encoding exported membrane-associated proteins using TnphoA mutagenesis of a genomic library
    Robert D Gilmore
    Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, P O Box 2087, Rampart Road, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Microb Pathog 37:205-13. 2004
    ..tularensis genome sequence data to provide a foundation for studies to identify and define cellular surface protein virulence factors of this pathogen...
  29. pmc Development of a multitarget real-time TaqMan PCR assay for enhanced detection of Francisella tularensis in complex specimens
    Jessica L Versage
    Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Disease, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Ft Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5492-9. 2003
    ..tularensis...