P L Dorn

Summary

Affiliation: Loyola University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Low prevalence of Chagas parasite infection in a nonhuman primate colony in Louisiana
    Patricia L Dorn
    Loyola University New Orleans, New Orleans, USA
    J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 51:443-7. 2012
  2. pmc Two distinct Triatoma dimidiata (Latreille, 1811) taxa are found in sympatry in Guatemala and Mexico
    Patricia L Dorn
    Loyola University New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e393. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of polymerase chain reaction on fresh tissue samples and fecal drops on filter paper for detection of Trypanosoma cruzi in Rhodnius prolixus
    P L Dorn
    Department of Biological Sciences, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 96:503-5. 2001
  4. pmc Autochthonous transmission of Trypanosoma cruzi, Louisiana
    Patricia L Dorn
    Department of Biological Sciences, Loyola University New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:605-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Triatoma dimidiata (Latreille, 1811): a review of its diversity across its geographic range and the relationship among populations
    Patricia L Dorn
    Department of Biological Sciences, Loyola University New Orleans, 6363 St Charles Ave New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 7:343-52. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The Chagas vector, Triatoma dimidiata (Hemiptera: Reduviidae), is panmictic within and among adjacent villages in Guatemala
    Patricia L Dorn
    Department of Biological Sciences, Loyola University New Orleans, 6363 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:436-40. 2003
  7. pmc High Trypanosoma cruzi (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae) prevalence in Triatoma sanguisuga (Hemiptera: Redviidae) in southeastern Louisiana
    K Cesa
    Department of Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:1091-4. 2011
  8. doi request reprint High genetic diversity in a single population of Triatoma sanguisuga (LeConte, 1855) inferred from two mitochondrial markers: Cytochrome b and 16S ribosomal DNA
    N de la Rua
    Loyola University New Orleans, 6363 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 11:671-7. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint A preliminary assessment of genetic differentiation of Triatoma dimidiata (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) in Guatemala by random amplification of polymorphic DNA-polymerase chain reaction
    Claudia I Calderon
    Laboratorio de Entomología Aplicada y Parasitología, Escuela de Biologia, Facultad de Ciencias Quimicas y Farmacia, Universidad de San Carlos, Edificio T 10 Ciudad Universitaria Zona 12, Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala
    J Med Entomol 41:882-7. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Salivary protein profiles distinguish triatomine species and populations of Triatoma dimidiata (Hemiptera: Reduviidae)
    Sandy Steffany Pineda
    Laboratorio de Entomología Aplicada y Parasitología, Escuela de Biologia, Facultad de Ciencias Quimicas y Farmacia, Universidad de San Carlos, Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala
    J Med Entomol 45:52-8. 2008

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Publications10

  1. pmc Low prevalence of Chagas parasite infection in a nonhuman primate colony in Louisiana
    Patricia L Dorn
    Loyola University New Orleans, New Orleans, USA
    J Am Assoc Lab Anim Sci 51:443-7. 2012
    ..The NHP at this center are bred for use in scientific research, and the effects of the Chagas parasite on infected primates could confuse the interpretation of other studies...
  2. pmc Two distinct Triatoma dimidiata (Latreille, 1811) taxa are found in sympatry in Guatemala and Mexico
    Patricia L Dorn
    Loyola University New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e393. 2009
    ..This work contributes to an understanding of the taxonomy and population subdivision of T. dimidiata, essential for designing effective control strategies...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of polymerase chain reaction on fresh tissue samples and fecal drops on filter paper for detection of Trypanosoma cruzi in Rhodnius prolixus
    P L Dorn
    Department of Biological Sciences, Loyola University, New Orleans, LA, USA
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 96:503-5. 2001
    ..PCR detection of Trypanosoma cruzi in Rhodnius prolixus using fresh tissue or fecal drops on filter paper showed comparable results: 38.7% infection rate using the fresh tissue sample and 37.9% by dried fecal drop...
  4. pmc Autochthonous transmission of Trypanosoma cruzi, Louisiana
    Patricia L Dorn
    Department of Biological Sciences, Loyola University New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:605-7. 2007
    ..The patient had positive test results from 2 serologic tests and hemoculture. Fifty-six percent of 18 Triatoma sanguisuga collected from the house of the patient were positive for T. cruzi by PCR...
  5. ncbi request reprint Triatoma dimidiata (Latreille, 1811): a review of its diversity across its geographic range and the relationship among populations
    Patricia L Dorn
    Department of Biological Sciences, Loyola University New Orleans, 6363 St Charles Ave New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 7:343-52. 2007
    ..To effectively target this vector, it will be necessary to clearly understand how "T. dimidiata" is genetically partitioned both at the taxonomic and population level...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Chagas vector, Triatoma dimidiata (Hemiptera: Reduviidae), is panmictic within and among adjacent villages in Guatemala
    Patricia L Dorn
    Department of Biological Sciences, Loyola University New Orleans, 6363 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70131, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:436-40. 2003
    ..Therefore the geographic coverage necessary for effective control must include, at least, the area encompassing adjacent villages...
  7. pmc High Trypanosoma cruzi (Kinetoplastida: Trypanosomatidae) prevalence in Triatoma sanguisuga (Hemiptera: Redviidae) in southeastern Louisiana
    K Cesa
    Department of Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:1091-4. 2011
    ..We report on seasonal activity pattern, T. cruzi prevalence in T. sanguisuga, and attempts at insect exclusion and control at the case residence...
  8. doi request reprint High genetic diversity in a single population of Triatoma sanguisuga (LeConte, 1855) inferred from two mitochondrial markers: Cytochrome b and 16S ribosomal DNA
    N de la Rua
    Loyola University New Orleans, 6363 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 11:671-7. 2011
    ..The genetic distance of Group 1 from Group 2 suggests that Group 1 could represent a sub-species as this level of divergence is similar to that observed among other triatomine subspecies...
  9. ncbi request reprint A preliminary assessment of genetic differentiation of Triatoma dimidiata (Hemiptera: Reduviidae) in Guatemala by random amplification of polymorphic DNA-polymerase chain reaction
    Claudia I Calderon
    Laboratorio de Entomología Aplicada y Parasitología, Escuela de Biologia, Facultad de Ciencias Quimicas y Farmacia, Universidad de San Carlos, Edificio T 10 Ciudad Universitaria Zona 12, Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala
    J Med Entomol 41:882-7. 2004
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  10. ncbi request reprint Salivary protein profiles distinguish triatomine species and populations of Triatoma dimidiata (Hemiptera: Reduviidae)
    Sandy Steffany Pineda
    Laboratorio de Entomología Aplicada y Parasitología, Escuela de Biologia, Facultad de Ciencias Quimicas y Farmacia, Universidad de San Carlos, Ciudad de Guatemala, Guatemala
    J Med Entomol 45:52-8. 2008
    ..No difference in protein banding pattern was observed among populations from domestic and peridomestic ecotopes from the same region...