P A Rota
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Bankamp B, Hickman C, Icenogle J, Rota P. Successes and challenges for preventing measles, mumps and rubella by vaccination. Curr Opin Virol. 2019;34:110-116 pubmed publisher
..Waning humoral immunity and antigenic variation of circulating wild-type mumps strains may play a role in the mumps resurgence. ..
Rota P, Brown K, Mankertz A, Santibanez S, Shulga S, Muller C, et al
. Global distribution of measles genotypes and measles molecular epidemiology. J Infect Dis. 2011;204 Suppl 1:S514-23 pubmed publisher
..The future challenges will be to develop quality control programs for molecular methods and to continue to expand virologic surveillance activities in all regions. ..
Coughlin M, Collins M, Saxon G, Jarrahian C, Zehrung D, Cappello C, et al
. Effect of jet injection on infectivity of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine in a bench model. Vaccine. 2015;33:4540-7 pubmed publisher
..The bench model and protocol used in this study can be applied to evaluate the impact of jet injection on other live virus vaccines. ..
Rota P, Lo M. Molecular virology of the henipaviruses. Curr Top Microbiol Immunol. 2012;359:41-58 pubmed publisher
..This chapter provides an overview of the molecular virology of NiV and HeV including comparisons to other, well-characterized paramyxoviruses. This chapter also describes the sequence diversity present among the henipaviruses. ..
Rota P, Brown K, Hübschen J, Muller C, Icenogle J, Chen M, et al
. Improving global virologic surveillance for measles and rubella. J Infect Dis. 2011;204 Suppl 1:S506-13 pubmed publisher
..In addition, baseline virologic surveillance, especially for rubella, needs to be improved in many countries. This report contains a summary of recent improvements to the methods used for virologic surveillance...
Coughlin M, Beck A, Bankamp B, Rota P. Perspective on Global Measles Epidemiology and Control and the Role of Novel Vaccination Strategies. Viruses. 2017;9: pubmed publisher
..This review highlights the status of global measles epidemiology, novel measles vaccination strategies, and describes the pathway toward measles elimination. ..