J W Tappero

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Increasing incidence of malaria in children despite insecticide-treated bed nets and prompt anti-malarial therapy in Tororo, Uganda
    Prasanna Jagannathan
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Malar J 11:435. 2012
  2. pmc Safety and tolerability of artemether-lumefantrine versus dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for malaria in young HIV-infected and uninfected children
    Shereen Katrak
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Malar J 8:272. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Immunogenicity of 2 serogroup B outer-membrane protein meningococcal vaccines: a randomized controlled trial in Chile
    J W Tappero
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Meningitis and Special Pathogens Branch, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 281:1520-7. 1999
  4. pmc Age-dependent Neisseria meningitidis serogroup C class-specific antibody concentrations and bactericidal titers in sera from young children from Montana immunized with a licensed polysaccharide vaccine
    S E Maslanka
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Infect Immun 66:2453-9. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Meningococcal vaccines
    N E Rosenstein
    Meningitis and Special Pathogens Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 15:155-69. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis among patients presenting with dengue-like illness in Puerto Rico
    Michael G Bruce
    Arctic Investigations Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Anchorage, Alaska 99508, USA
    Acta Trop 96:36-46. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis mimicking acute cholecystitis among athletes participating in a triathlon
    J Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, and Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hum Pathol 32:750-2. 2001

Collaborators

  • J Holst
  • D Williams
  • A Schuchat
  • J Vega
  • J T Poolman
  • B D Plikaytis
  • B A Perkins
  • Prasanna Jagannathan
  • Emmanuel Arinaitwe
  • Grant Dorsey
  • Moses R Kamya
  • Abel Kakuru
  • Shereen Katrak
  • Michael G Bruce
  • S L Bragg
  • Mary K Muhindo
  • Bryan Greenhouse
  • N E Rosenstein
  • Philip J Rosenthal
  • Frank Kaharuza
  • J Guarner
  • Anne Gasasira
  • Jaco Homsy
  • Taylor G Sandison
  • Humphrey Wanzira
  • Victor Bigira
  • S E Maslanka
  • D A Ashford
  • J G Rigau-Perez
  • C C Deseda
  • K A Shutt
  • O Zaidel
  • R A Spiegel
  • E J Sanders
  • J A D Leake
  • T Aye
  • J Morgan
  • M Fischer
  • S R Zaki
  • M D Bajani
  • W J Shieh
  • R S Brumberg
  • L L Gheesling
  • J K Dykes
  • K B Donaldson
  • J Pullman
  • J Bushmaker
  • G M Carlone
  • M Jones

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Increasing incidence of malaria in children despite insecticide-treated bed nets and prompt anti-malarial therapy in Tororo, Uganda
    Prasanna Jagannathan
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Malar J 11:435. 2012
    ..The burden of malaria has decreased in parts of Africa following the scaling up of control interventions. However, similar data are limited from high transmission settings...
  2. pmc Safety and tolerability of artemether-lumefantrine versus dihydroartemisinin-piperaquine for malaria in young HIV-infected and uninfected children
    Shereen Katrak
    Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
    Malar J 8:272. 2009
    ..However, there is limited data on the safety and tolerability of these drugs, especially in young children and patients co-infected with HIV...
  3. ncbi request reprint Immunogenicity of 2 serogroup B outer-membrane protein meningococcal vaccines: a randomized controlled trial in Chile
    J W Tappero
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Meningitis and Special Pathogens Branch, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 281:1520-7. 1999
    ..Although persons younger than 4 years are at greatest risk for serogroup B meningococcal disease, vaccine efficacy has not been demonstrated in this age group...
  4. pmc Age-dependent Neisseria meningitidis serogroup C class-specific antibody concentrations and bactericidal titers in sera from young children from Montana immunized with a licensed polysaccharide vaccine
    S E Maslanka
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Infect Immun 66:2453-9. 1998
    ..The bactericidal results show age-dependent differences in the production and retention of antibody in young children immunized with serogroup C polysaccharide; these differences are not evident with the ELISA data...
  5. ncbi request reprint Meningococcal vaccines
    N E Rosenstein
    Meningitis and Special Pathogens Branch, Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Infect Dis Clin North Am 15:155-69. 2001
    ..As a solely human pathogen, however, N. meningitidis has developed many tools with which to evade the human immune system, and likely will pose a formidable challenge for years to come...
  6. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis among patients presenting with dengue-like illness in Puerto Rico
    Michael G Bruce
    Arctic Investigations Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Anchorage, Alaska 99508, USA
    Acta Trop 96:36-46. 2005
    ..Epidemiological, clinical, and laboratory criteria may help distinguish leptospirosis from dengue and identify patients who would benefit from early antibiotic treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Leptospirosis mimicking acute cholecystitis among athletes participating in a triathlon
    J Guarner
    Infectious Disease Pathology Activity, Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, and Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hum Pathol 32:750-2. 2001
    ..If a cholecystectomy is performed in febrile patients with suspicious environmental or animal exposure, pathologic studies for leptospirosis on formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tissues may be of great value...