Anna M Schotthoefer

Summary

Affiliation: Marshfield Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of a real-time PCR method with serology and blood smear analysis for diagnosis of human anaplasmosis: importance of infection time course for optimal test utilization
    A M Schotthoefer
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2147-53. 2013
  2. pmc Effects of temperature on the transmission of Yersinia Pestis by the flea, Xenopsylla Cheopis, in the late phase period
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic, Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Parasit Vectors 4:191. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of wetland vs. landscape variables on parasite communities of Rana pipiens: links to anthropogenic factors
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, 2001 South Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    Ecol Appl 21:1257-71. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of temperature on early-phase transmission of Yersina pestis by the flea, Xenopsylla cheopis
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic, Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:411-7. 2011
  5. pmc Biofilm formation is not required for early-phase transmission of Yersinia pestis
    Sara M Vetter
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Enteric and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Microbiology 156:2216-25. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Demonstration of early-phase transmission of Yersinia pestis by the mouse flea, Aetheca wagneri (Siphonaptera: Ceratophylidae), and implications for the role of deer mice as enzootic reservoirs
    Rebecca J Eisen
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Enteric and Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Med Entomol 45:1160-4. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Effects of low-temperature flea maintenance on the transmission of yersinia pestis by Oropsylla montana
    Shanna K Williams
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:468-78. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Colorado animal-based plague surveillance systems: relationships between targeted animal species and prediction efficacy of areas at risk for humans
    Jennifer L Lowell
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Vector Ecol 34:22-31. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Ribeiroia ondatrae cercariae are consumed by aquatic invertebrate predators
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Parasitol 93:1240-3. 2007
  10. pmc Changing socioeconomic indicators of human plague, New Mexico, USA
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA dclin edu
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1151-4. 2012

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Comparison of a real-time PCR method with serology and blood smear analysis for diagnosis of human anaplasmosis: importance of infection time course for optimal test utilization
    A M Schotthoefer
    Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2147-53. 2013
    ..Our results indicate that the optimal performance and utilization of laboratory tests for the diagnosis of anaplasmosis require knowledge regarding time of symptom onset or days of illness...
  2. pmc Effects of temperature on the transmission of Yersinia Pestis by the flea, Xenopsylla Cheopis, in the late phase period
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic, Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Parasit Vectors 4:191. 2011
    ..i.), and every 3-4 days thereafter until day 14 p.i. for fleas held at 10°C, or 28 days p.i. for fleas held at 23-30°C. Transmission was confirmed using Y. pestis-specific antigen or antibody detection assays on mouse tissues...
  3. ncbi request reprint Effects of wetland vs. landscape variables on parasite communities of Rana pipiens: links to anthropogenic factors
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois, 2001 South Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    Ecol Appl 21:1257-71. 2011
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of temperature on early-phase transmission of Yersina pestis by the flea, Xenopsylla cheopis
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic, Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:411-7. 2011
    ..By contrast, transmission may be delayed or inhibited at low temperatures, indicating that epizootic spread of Y. pestis by X. cheopis via early-phase transmission is unlikely during colder periods of the year...
  5. pmc Biofilm formation is not required for early-phase transmission of Yersinia pestis
    Sara M Vetter
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Enteric and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    Microbiology 156:2216-25. 2010
    ..pestis in our EPT model, although biofilm overproduction inhibited efficient EPT. Our results also indicate, however, that biofilms may play a role in infection persistence in the flea...
  6. ncbi request reprint Demonstration of early-phase transmission of Yersinia pestis by the mouse flea, Aetheca wagneri (Siphonaptera: Ceratophylidae), and implications for the role of deer mice as enzootic reservoirs
    Rebecca J Eisen
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Enteric and Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Med Entomol 45:1160-4. 2008
    ..Because deer mice typically harbor fewer than three A. wagneri per host, our data do not support the notion of an independent deer mouse--A. wagneri transmission cycle...
  7. doi request reprint Effects of low-temperature flea maintenance on the transmission of yersinia pestis by Oropsylla montana
    Shanna K Williams
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 13:468-78. 2013
    ..pestis is able to overwinter within the flea gut and potentially cause infection during the following transmission season. The findings also might hold implications for explaining the focality of plague in tropical regions...
  8. doi request reprint Colorado animal-based plague surveillance systems: relationships between targeted animal species and prediction efficacy of areas at risk for humans
    Jennifer L Lowell
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Vector Ecol 34:22-31. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Ribeiroia ondatrae cercariae are consumed by aquatic invertebrate predators
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Parasitol 93:1240-3. 2007
    ..ondatrae to amphibian larvae. In addition, the results suggest that conservation of the biodiversity and numbers of aquatic predators may limit adverse impacts of trematode infections in vertebrate hosts...
  10. pmc Changing socioeconomic indicators of human plague, New Mexico, USA
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA dclin edu
    Emerg Infect Dis 18:1151-4. 2012
    ..In the 1980s, cases were more likely in census block groups with poor housing conditions, but by the 2000s, cases were associated with affluent areas concentrated in the Santa Fe-Albuquerque region...
  11. ncbi request reprint Relationship of tadpole stage to location of echinostome cercariae encystment and the consequences for tadpole survival
    Anna M Schotthoefer
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Urbana, Illinois 61802, USA
    J Parasitol 89:475-82. 2003
    ..Exposures of metamorphic frogs (poststage 46) to cercariae revealed that these individuals can become infected with echinostomes. Collectively, our data highlight the host stage-dependent dynamics of tadpole-echinostome interactions...