Peter M Schantz

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint National seroprevalence and risk factors for Zoonotic Toxocara spp. infection
    Kimberly Y Won
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, CCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:552-7. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and research and control of cysticercosis
    Peter M Schantz
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Acta Trop 87:161-3. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Echinococcosis on the Tibetan Plateau: prevalence and risk factors for cystic and alveolar echinococcosis in Tibetan populations in Qinghai Province, China
    P M Schantz
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Parasitology 127:S109-20. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Progress in diagnosis, treatment and elimination of echinococcosis and cysticercosis
    Peter M Schantz
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Parasitol Int 55:S7-S13. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Molecular identification of Echinococcus isolates from Peru
    Pedro L Moro
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Parasitol Int 58:184-6. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Echinococcosis: a review
    Pedro Moro
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS D26, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 13:125-33. 2009
  7. pmc Canine visceral leishmaniasis, United States and Canada, 2000-2003
    Zandra H Duprey
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:440-6. 2006
  8. pmc Economic impact of cystic echinococcosis in peru
    Pedro L Moro
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Immunization Safety Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1179. 2011
  9. pmc Evaluation of use of recombinant Em18 and affinity-purified Em18 for serological differentiation of alveolar echinococcosis from cystic echinococcosis and other parasitic infections
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan and Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3351-3. 2003
  10. pmc Triosephosphate isomerase gene characterization and potential zoonotic transmission of Giardia duodenalis
    Irshad M Sulaiman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:1444-52. 2003

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint National seroprevalence and risk factors for Zoonotic Toxocara spp. infection
    Kimberly Y Won
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, CCID, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:552-7. 2008
    ..2; CI: 1.8, 2.8), poverty (OR: 1.5; CI: 1.3, 1.8), elevated blood lead concentrations (OR: 1.4; CI: 1.1, 1.9), and dog ownership (OR: 1.2; CI: 1.1, 1.4). Toxocara infection is widespread and associated with specific risk groups...
  2. ncbi request reprint The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and research and control of cysticercosis
    Peter M Schantz
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Acta Trop 87:161-3. 2003
    ..This report outlines CDC's refocused global infectious disease strategy and how CDC collaborates in international efforts to eliminate taeniasis/cysticercosis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Echinococcosis on the Tibetan Plateau: prevalence and risk factors for cystic and alveolar echinococcosis in Tibetan populations in Qinghai Province, China
    P M Schantz
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Parasitology 127:S109-20. 2003
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  4. ncbi request reprint Progress in diagnosis, treatment and elimination of echinococcosis and cysticercosis
    Peter M Schantz
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Parasitol Int 55:S7-S13. 2006
    ..The greatest remaining challenges are to apply this knowledge and technology to improved medical management and prevention of these infections...
  5. doi request reprint Molecular identification of Echinococcus isolates from Peru
    Pedro L Moro
    Division of Bacterial Diseases, National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Parasitol Int 58:184-6. 2009
    ..canadensis camel strain) was found in goats and in one human patient. These findings may inform prevention strategies and control programs against echinococcosis in Peru...
  6. doi request reprint Echinococcosis: a review
    Pedro Moro
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, MS D26, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 13:125-33. 2009
    ..Despite some progress in the control of echinococcosis, this zoonosis continues to be a major public health problem in several countries, and in several others it constitutes an emerging and re-emerging disease...
  7. pmc Canine visceral leishmaniasis, United States and Canada, 2000-2003
    Zandra H Duprey
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:440-6. 2006
    ....
  8. pmc Economic impact of cystic echinococcosis in peru
    Pedro L Moro
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Immunization Safety Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1179. 2011
    ..Cystic echinococcosis (CE) constitutes an important public health problem in Peru. However, no studies have attempted to estimate the monetary and non-monetary impact of CE in Peruvian society...
  9. pmc Evaluation of use of recombinant Em18 and affinity-purified Em18 for serological differentiation of alveolar echinococcosis from cystic echinococcosis and other parasitic infections
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan and Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3351-3. 2003
    ..The results indicate that rEm18 is highly useful for serodiagnosis...
  10. pmc Triosephosphate isomerase gene characterization and potential zoonotic transmission of Giardia duodenalis
    Irshad M Sulaiman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:1444-52. 2003
    ..These data confirm that G. duodenalis from certain animals can potentially infect humans and should be useful in the detection, differentiation, and taxonomy of Giardia spp...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cystic echinococcosis in the Americas
    Pedro Moro
    Immunization Safety Office, Office of the Director, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    Parasitol Int 55:S181-6. 2006
    ..Here we review the historical and current distribution and prevalence of these infections throughout the American countries and the results of programs to control or eliminate the infection...
  12. ncbi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii and Toxocara spp. co-infection
    Jeffrey L Jones
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vectorborne, and Enteric Diseases, Coordinating Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:35-9. 2008
    ..gondii were more likely to be infected with Toxocara spp. (OR = 1.91, 95% CL = 1.59-2.28). Infection with T. gondii and Toxocara spp. are common and can be prevented by many similar interventions...
  13. ncbi request reprint Autochthonous visceral leishmaniasis in dogs in North America
    Peter M Schantz
    CDC, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, 4770 Buford Hwy, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 226:1316-22. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Trichinellosis surveillance--United States, 1997-2001
    Sharon L Roy
    Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, USA
    MMWR Surveill Summ 52:1-8. 2003
    ..The national trichinellosis surveillance system has documented a steady decline in the reported incidence of this disease, as well as a change in its epidemiology...
  15. ncbi request reprint Two atypical cases of cystic echinococcosis (Echinococcus granulosus) in Alaska, 1999
    Louisa J Castrodale
    Division of Applied Public Health Training, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:325-7. 2002
    ..granulosus contracted during visits to Washington State...
  16. ncbi request reprint Usefulness of severe combined immunodeficiency (scid) and inbred mice for studies of cysticercosis and echinococcosis
    Kazuhiro Nakaya
    Animal Laboratory for Medical Research, Asahikawa Medical College, Hokkaido, Japan
    Parasitol Int 55:S91-7. 2006
    ..The advantages of a mouse model for Echinococcus granulosus are also described...
  17. pmc Alveolar echinococcosis: characterization of diagnostic antigen Em18 and serological evaluation of recombinant Em18
    Yasuhito Sako
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2760-5. 2002
    ..RecEm18 has the potential for use in the differential serodiagnosis of alveolar echinococcosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Control of echinococcosis and cysticercosis: a public health challenge to international cooperation in China
    Akira Ito
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa 078 8510, Japan
    Acta Trop 86:3-17. 2003
    ..Plans on for the control of echinococcosis and cysticercosis in China are summarized...
  19. ncbi request reprint Echinococcus shiquicus n. sp., a taeniid cestode from Tibetan fox and plateau pika in China
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Japan
    Int J Parasitol 35:693-701. 2005
    ..Hydatid cysts of E. shiquicus found in the livers from the pikas were essentially unilocular but an oligovesicular cyst was also found. The data of mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequences proved E. shiquicus to be a valid taxon...
  20. ncbi request reprint Zoonotic helminth infections of humans: echinococcosis, cysticercosis and fascioliasis
    Hector H Garcia
    Department of Microbiology, School of Sciences, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 20:489-94. 2007
    ..This review summarizes current knowledge on clinical and epidemiologic aspects of zoonotic disease caused by tissue helminths...
  21. ncbi request reprint Prevention and control of cystic echinococcosis
    Philip S Craig
    Cestode Zoonoses Research Group, School of Environment and Life Sciences, University of Salford, Salford, UK
    Lancet Infect Dis 7:385-94. 2007
    ..Incorporation of these new measures could increase the efficiency of hydatid control programmes, potentially reducing the time required to achieve effective prevention of disease transmission to as little as 5-10 years...
  22. ncbi request reprint Short report: Identification of Echinococcus species from a yak in the Qinghai-Tibet plateau region of China
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology and Animal Laboratory for Medical Research, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:445-6. 2003
    ..Nucleotide sequences of the cytochrome c oxidase subunit 1 (cox1) and cytochrome b (cytb) genes amplified from the echinococcal lesion demonstrated that the yak was infected with the E. granulosus G1 genotype (sheep strain)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Echinococcus shiquicus, a new species from the Qinghai-Tibet plateau region of China: discovery and epidemiological implications
    Ning Xiao
    Institute of Parasitic Diseases, Sichuan Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu 610041, Sichuan, China
    Parasitol Int 55:S233-6. 2006
    ..E. shiquicus has been found at other areas surveyed on the plateau; however, no infections in humans caused by E. shiquicus have been yet identified...
  24. ncbi request reprint Fenced pasture: a possible risk factor for human alveolar echinococcosis in Tibetan pastoralist communities of Sichuan, China
    Qian Wang
    WHO Collaborating Centre for the Prevention and Treatment of Alveolar Echinococcosis SERF and LBE Usc INRA research units Université de Franche Comté 25030 Besançon, France
    Acta Trop 90:285-93. 2004
    ..Overgrazing may have been exacerbated by the reduction of communal pastures nearby the settlements due to introduction of partial fencing around group tenure pastures acquired by Tibetan pastoralist families...
  25. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for Giardia and coccidia species of pet cats in 2003-2004
    Andrea C De Santis-Kerr
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, 725 Harrison Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2027, USA
    J Feline Med Surg 8:292-301. 2006
    ..The highest regional risk of coccidia and Giardia species infection was for cats in the East South Central region and Mountain region, respectively, compared to the South Pacific region...
  26. pmc Pasture types and Echinococcus multilocularis, Tibetan communities
    Qian Wang
    Sichuan Provincial Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu, Sichuan, People s Republic of China
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:1008-10. 2006
    ..This characteristic was linked to a higher prevalence of Echinococcus multilocularis in dogs and indicates that pasture type may affect E. multilocularis transmission...
  27. ncbi request reprint The Tibetan hare Lepus oiostolus: a novel intermediate host for Echinococcus multilocularis
    Ning Xiao
    Department of Parasitology, Asahikawa Medical College, Midorigaoka Higashi 2 1, 078 8510 Asahikawa, Japan
    Parasitol Res 92:352-3. 2004
    ..This is the first confirmation of larval E. multilocularis from hares. The hydatids contained protoscolices, suggesting that the hare may contribute to the transmission of E. multilocularis on the Tibetan plateau...
  28. pmc Echinococcosis in Tibetan populations, western Sichuan Province, China
    Li Tiaoying
    Sichuan Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu, Sichuan Province, People s Republic of China
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1866-73. 2005
    ..1%, whereas AE prevalence ranged from 0% to 14.3%. Risk factors associated with both infections included the number of owned dogs, frequency of contact with dogs, and sources of drinking water...
  29. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of Echinococcus multilocularis originating from a patient with alveolar echinococcosis occurring in Minnesota in 1977
    Hiroshi Yamasaki
    Department of Parasitology and Animal Laboratory for Medical Research, Asahikawa Medical College, Asahikawa, Japan
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 79:245-7. 2008
    ..multilocularis isolate from Minnesota was almost identical to an isolate from South Dakota rather than isolates from contiguous Alaska...
  30. ncbi request reprint The burden of echinococcosis
    Peter M Schantz
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 73:1. 2005
  31. ncbi request reprint Estimated prevalence of nematode parasitism among pet cats in the United States
    Andrea C De Santis
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2027, USA
    J Am Vet Med Assoc 228:885-92. 2006
    ..To estimate prevalences of roundworm, hookworm, and whipworm infections in pet cats in the United States and identify risk factors for parasitism...
  32. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic and behavior risk factors of human alveolar echinococcosis in Tibetan communities in Sichuan, People's Republic of China
    Qian Wang
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre on Prevention and Treatment of Human Echinococcosis, Santé et Environnement Rural Université de Franche Comté, Besancon, France
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:856-62. 2006
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Impact of overgrazing on the transmission of Echinococcus multilocularis in Tibetan pastoral communities of Sichuan Province, China
    Qian Wang
    Sichuan Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Chengdu 610041, China
    Chin Med J (Engl) 120:237-42. 2007
    ..This research tested the hypothesis that overgrazing might promote Echinococcus multilocularis transmission through increasing populations of small mammal, intermediate hosts in Tibetan pastoral communities...