Andre J Nahmias

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Affiliation: Kathleen D. Schaum and Associates
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Evolutionary-developmental perspectives on immune system interactions among the pregnant woman, placenta, and fetus, and responses to sexually transmitted infectious agents
    Andre J Nahmias
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1230:25-47. 2011
  2. pmc The possible role of transplacentally-acquired antibodies to infectious agents, with molecular mimicry to nervous system sialic acid epitopes, as causes of neuromental disorders: prevention and vaccine implications
    Andre J Nahmias
    Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology and Immunology Division, Department of Pediatrics, School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Dev Immunol 13:167-83. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Neonatal HSV infection Part II: Obstetric considerations -- a tale of hospitals in two cities (Seattle and Atlanta, USA)
    Andre J Nahmias
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Herpes 11:41-4. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Neonatal HSV infection Part I: continuing challenges
    Andre J Nahmias
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Herpes 11:33-7. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 seroprevalence in the United States
    Fujie Xu
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 296:964-73. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori prevalence among indigenous peoples of South America
    Lisa Gaye E Robinson
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology, and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:1131-7. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Cutting edge: antibody production to pneumococcal polysaccharides requires CD1 molecules and CD8+ T cells
    Lisa J Kobrynski
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Immunol 174:1787-90. 2005
  8. doi request reprint Risk factors for incident herpes simplex type 2 virus infection among women attending a sexually transmitted disease clinic
    Maria F Gallo
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:679-85. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and coinfection with herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 in the United States, 1988-1994
    Fujie Xu
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 06, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:1019-24. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine use of HSV-1 and HSV-2 antibody testing
    Andre J Nahmias
    Herpes 9:83. 2002

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Evolutionary-developmental perspectives on immune system interactions among the pregnant woman, placenta, and fetus, and responses to sexually transmitted infectious agents
    Andre J Nahmias
    Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1230:25-47. 2011
    ..Such a phylogenetic and ontogenic approach has helped to stimulate several basic questions and suggested possible explanations and novel practical interventions...
  2. pmc The possible role of transplacentally-acquired antibodies to infectious agents, with molecular mimicry to nervous system sialic acid epitopes, as causes of neuromental disorders: prevention and vaccine implications
    Andre J Nahmias
    Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology and Immunology Division, Department of Pediatrics, School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Clin Dev Immunol 13:167-83. 2006
    ..In case pilot studies are confirmed, the identified agent(s) and antibodies would need to be tested in new prospectively enrolled pregnant women, so as to establish further risk factors leading to possible preventive modalities...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neonatal HSV infection Part II: Obstetric considerations -- a tale of hospitals in two cities (Seattle and Atlanta, USA)
    Andre J Nahmias
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Herpes 11:41-4. 2004
    ..Unresolved challenges in the obstetric management of genital herpes aimed at preventing neonatal herpes are also presented...
  4. ncbi request reprint Neonatal HSV infection Part I: continuing challenges
    Andre J Nahmias
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Herpes 11:33-7. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Trends in herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 seroprevalence in the United States
    Fujie Xu
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    JAMA 296:964-73. 2006
    ..Preexisting HSV-1 antibodies can alleviate clinical manifestations of subsequently acquired HSV-2. Furthermore, HSV-1 has become an important cause of genital herpes in some developed countries...
  6. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori prevalence among indigenous peoples of South America
    Lisa Gaye E Robinson
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Epidemiology, and Immunology, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Infect Dis 186:1131-7. 2002
    ..Seroprevalence did not correlate with the length of contact with the outside world. These results suggest that H. pylori was indigenous to the South American Indians and was not introduced by contact with outsiders...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cutting edge: antibody production to pneumococcal polysaccharides requires CD1 molecules and CD8+ T cells
    Lisa J Kobrynski
    Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Immunol 174:1787-90. 2005
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Risk factors for incident herpes simplex type 2 virus infection among women attending a sexually transmitted disease clinic
    Maria F Gallo
    Division of Reproductive Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 35:679-85. 2008
    ..To estimate the incidence of herpes simplex type 2 virus (HSV-2) infection, to identify risk factors for its acquisition, and to assess the protective effect of condoms...
  9. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and coinfection with herpes simplex virus type 1 and type 2 in the United States, 1988-1994
    Fujie Xu
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Mailstop E 06, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 185:1019-24. 2002
    ..2%) than persons seropositive for both HSV-1 and HSV-2 (5.9%). The seroprevalence of HSV-1 and age at infection may influence the epidemiology of clinical genital herpes, even if prior HSV-1 infection does not prevent HSV-2 infection...
  10. ncbi request reprint Routine use of HSV-1 and HSV-2 antibody testing
    Andre J Nahmias
    Herpes 9:83. 2002