Laura J Rose

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Survival of Yersinia pestis on environmental surfaces
    Laura J Rose
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:2166-71. 2003
  2. pmc UV light inactivation of bacterial biothreat agents
    L J Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NCID DHQP ILB, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS C 16, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:2987-90. 2009
  3. pmc Monochloramine inactivation of bacterial select agents
    Laura J Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd N E, MS C 16, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:3437-9. 2007
  4. pmc Chlorine inactivation of bacterial bioterrorism agents
    Laura J Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, C16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:566-8. 2005
  5. pmc Swab materials and Bacillus anthracis spore recovery from nonporous surfaces
    Laura Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1023-9. 2004
  6. pmc National validation study of a cellulose sponge wipe-processing method for use after sampling Bacillus anthracis spores from surfaces
    Laura J Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, 1600 Clifton Rd, Mail Stop C16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:8355-9. 2011
  7. pmc Variability of Burkholderia pseudomallei strain sensitivities to chlorine disinfection
    Heather A O'Connell
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd N E, MS C 16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:5405-9. 2009
  8. doi request reprint National validation study of a swab protocol for the recovery of Bacillus anthracis spores from surfaces
    Lisa R Hodges
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    J Microbiol Methods 81:141-6. 2010
  9. pmc Recovery efficiency and limit of detection of aerosolized Bacillus anthracis Sterne from environmental surface samples
    Cheryl Fairfield Estill
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:4297-306. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of air sampling methods for aerosolized spores of B. anthracis Sterne
    Cheryl Fairfield Estill
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 8:179-86. 2011

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Publications12

  1. pmc Survival of Yersinia pestis on environmental surfaces
    Laura J Rose
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:2166-71. 2003
    ..Small numbers of cells suspended in BHI were still viable at 120 h on paper. These data suggest that Y. pestis maintains viability for extended periods (last measured at 5 days) under controlled conditions...
  2. pmc UV light inactivation of bacterial biothreat agents
    L J Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, NCID DHQP ILB, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS C 16, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:2987-90. 2009
    ..Tailing off of the B. anthracis spore inactivation curves began close to the 2-log(10) inactivation point, with a fluence of approximately 40 mJ/cm(2), and 3-log(10) inactivation still was not achieved with a fluence of 120 mJ/cm(2)...
  3. pmc Monochloramine inactivation of bacterial select agents
    Laura J Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd N E, MS C 16, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:3437-9. 2007
    ..2 h. Bacillus anthracis spores would require up to 3.5 days for the same inactivation with monochloramine...
  4. pmc Chlorine inactivation of bacterial bioterrorism agents
    Laura J Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, C16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:566-8. 2005
    ..Water contaminated with spores of Bacillus anthracis spores would require further treatment...
  5. pmc Swab materials and Bacillus anthracis spore recovery from nonporous surfaces
    Laura Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1023-9. 2004
    ..6% (standard deviation [SD] 11.1%) and 41.7% (SD 14.6%), respectively. Premoistened and vortexed polyester and rayon swabs were less efficient, at 9.9% (SD 3.8%) and 11.5% (SD 7.9%), respectively...
  6. pmc National validation study of a cellulose sponge wipe-processing method for use after sampling Bacillus anthracis spores from surfaces
    Laura J Rose
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, 1600 Clifton Rd, Mail Stop C16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:8355-9. 2011
    ..These data help to characterize the variability of the processing method and thereby enhance confidence in the interpretation of the results of environmental sampling conducted during a B. anthracis contamination investigation...
  7. pmc Variability of Burkholderia pseudomallei strain sensitivities to chlorine disinfection
    Heather A O'Connell
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd N E, MS C 16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:5405-9. 2009
    ..pseudomallei strains by 4 orders of magnitude in less than 10 min at the tested temperatures and pH levels...
  8. doi request reprint National validation study of a swab protocol for the recovery of Bacillus anthracis spores from surfaces
    Lisa R Hodges
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    J Microbiol Methods 81:141-6. 2010
    ..0% in P2. Although the precision was low at the 1 log(10) inoculum level in both phases (59.0 and 50.2%), this swab processing protocol, was sensitive, specific, precise, and reproducible at 2-4 log(10)/26cm(2) spore concentrations...
  9. pmc Recovery efficiency and limit of detection of aerosolized Bacillus anthracis Sterne from environmental surface samples
    Cheryl Fairfield Estill
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:4297-306. 2009
    ..These results may guide investigators to more meaningfully conduct environmental sampling, quantify contamination levels, and conduct risk assessment for humans...
  10. doi request reprint Comparison of air sampling methods for aerosolized spores of B. anthracis Sterne
    Cheryl Fairfield Estill
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
    J Occup Environ Hyg 8:179-86. 2011
    ..Estimated detection limits ranged from 35 to 39 particles/m³. These results will enable investigators to conduct environmental sampling, quantify contamination levels, and conduct risk assessments of B. anthracis...
  11. pmc Survival of Burkholderia pseudomallei on Environmental Surfaces
    Alicia M Shams
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS C 16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:8001-4. 2007
    ..The persistence determined by analysis of esterase activity, as measured with a ScanRDI solid-phase cytometer, was always longer than the persistence determined by culture analysis...
  12. pmc Boiling and Bacillus spores
    Eugene W Rice
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1887-8. 2004