Jennifer M Anderson

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Identification and characterization of microsatellite markers in the Chagas disease vector Triatoma dimidiata
    Jennifer M Anderson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Entomology Branch, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 1:243-8. 2002
  2. pmc Spotted-fever group Rickettsia in Dermacentor variabilis, Maryland
    Nicole C Ammerman
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1478-81. 2004
  3. pmc Cutting edge: Immunity against a "silent" salivary antigen of the Lyme vector Ixodes scapularis impairs its ability to feed
    Michalis Kotsyfakis
    Vector Biology Section, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Immunol 181:5209-12. 2008
  4. pmc An insight into the sialotranscriptome of the brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus
    Elen Anatriello
    Department of Maternal and Child and Public Health Nursing, Ribeirao Preto School of Nursing, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP 14049 900, Brazil
    BMC Genomics 11:450. 2010
  5. pmc Insight into the sialome of the castor bean tick, Ixodes ricinus
    Jindrich Chmelar
    Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    BMC Genomics 9:233. 2008
  6. pmc The expression of genes coding for distinct types of glycine-rich proteins varies according to the biology of three metastriate ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, Rhipicephalus sanguineus and Amblyomma cajennense
    Sandra R Maruyama
    Departament of Biochemistry and Immunology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP 14049 900, Brazil
    BMC Genomics 11:363. 2010
  7. pmc Exploring the mialome of ticks: an annotated catalogue of midgut transcripts from the hard tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Jennifer M Anderson
    Vector Molecular Biology Unit, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:552. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Mammal diversity and infection prevalence in the maintenance of enzootic Borrelia burgdorferi along the western Coastal Plains of Maryland
    Jennifer M Anderson
    The W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:411-22. 2006
  9. pmc Genetic diversity of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto in Peromyscus leucopus, the primary reservoir of Lyme disease in a region of endemicity in southern Maryland
    Jennifer M Anderson
    The W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, John Hopkins Bloomberg, School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:5331-41. 2006
  10. pmc Comparative salivary gland transcriptomics of sandfly vectors of visceral leishmaniasis
    Jennifer M Anderson
    Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, NIAID, NIH, USA
    BMC Genomics 7:52. 2006

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Publications26

  1. ncbi request reprint Identification and characterization of microsatellite markers in the Chagas disease vector Triatoma dimidiata
    Jennifer M Anderson
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Parasitic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Entomology Branch, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Infect Genet Evol 1:243-8. 2002
    ..Eight loci appear polymorphic among populations found in Guatemala, Honduras, and Mexico, and thus are potentially useful for population genetic applications...
  2. pmc Spotted-fever group Rickettsia in Dermacentor variabilis, Maryland
    Nicole C Ammerman
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1478-81. 2004
    ..8%, as determined by polymerase chain reaction. Single strand conformational polymorphism (SSCP) analysis followed by sequencing indicated that all infections represented a single rickettsial taxon, Rickettsia montanensis...
  3. pmc Cutting edge: Immunity against a "silent" salivary antigen of the Lyme vector Ixodes scapularis impairs its ability to feed
    Michalis Kotsyfakis
    Vector Biology Section, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Immunol 181:5209-12. 2008
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  4. pmc An insight into the sialotranscriptome of the brown dog tick, Rhipicephalus sanguineus
    Elen Anatriello
    Department of Maternal and Child and Public Health Nursing, Ribeirao Preto School of Nursing, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP 14049 900, Brazil
    BMC Genomics 11:450. 2010
    ....
  5. pmc Insight into the sialome of the castor bean tick, Ixodes ricinus
    Jindrich Chmelar
    Faculty of Science, University of South Bohemia, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    BMC Genomics 9:233. 2008
    ..Here, we focused on the sialome of the European vector of Lyme disease, Ixodes ricinus...
  6. pmc The expression of genes coding for distinct types of glycine-rich proteins varies according to the biology of three metastriate ticks, Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus, Rhipicephalus sanguineus and Amblyomma cajennense
    Sandra R Maruyama
    Departament of Biochemistry and Immunology, Ribeirao Preto School of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP 14049 900, Brazil
    BMC Genomics 11:363. 2010
    ..To further investigate this relationship, we conducted phylogenetic analyses using sequences of GRPs from these ticks as well as from other species of Brevirostrata and Longirostrata ticks...
  7. pmc Exploring the mialome of ticks: an annotated catalogue of midgut transcripts from the hard tick, Dermacentor variabilis (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Jennifer M Anderson
    Vector Molecular Biology Unit, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:552. 2008
    ..In this study, for analysis of global gene expression during tick attachment and feeding, we generated and sequenced 1,679 random transcripts (ESTs) from cDNA libraries from the midguts of female ticks at varying stages of feeding...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mammal diversity and infection prevalence in the maintenance of enzootic Borrelia burgdorferi along the western Coastal Plains of Maryland
    Jennifer M Anderson
    The W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 6:411-22. 2006
    ..Our findings illustrate that the enzootic cycle of LD is maintained in the western Coastal Plains region of southern Maryland between I. scapularis and P. leucopus as the dominant reservoir...
  9. pmc Genetic diversity of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto in Peromyscus leucopus, the primary reservoir of Lyme disease in a region of endemicity in southern Maryland
    Jennifer M Anderson
    The W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, John Hopkins Bloomberg, School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:5331-41. 2006
    ..These results also show that mice are important for maintaining Borrelia variants, even rare variants, and that reservoir populations should therefore be considered when assessing the diversity of B. burgdorferi...
  10. pmc Comparative salivary gland transcriptomics of sandfly vectors of visceral leishmaniasis
    Jennifer M Anderson
    Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, NIAID, NIH, USA
    BMC Genomics 7:52. 2006
    ..Further knowledge of the repertoire of these salivary proteins will give us insights into the molecular evolution of these proteins and will help us select relevant antigens for the development of a vector based anti-Leishmania vaccine...
  11. pmc Exploring the midgut transcriptome of Phlebotomus papatasi: comparative analysis of expression profiles of sugar-fed, blood-fed and Leishmania-major-infected sandflies
    Marcelo Ramalho-Ortigao
    Vector Molecular Biology Unit, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    BMC Genomics 8:300. 2007
    ..Furthermore, we compared the transcript expression profiles from the three different cDNA libraries by customized bioinformatics analysis and validated these findings by semi-quantitative PCR and real-time PCR...
  12. pmc High degree of conservancy among secreted salivary gland proteins from two geographically distant Phlebotomus duboscqi sandflies populations (Mali and Kenya)
    Hirotomo Kato
    Vector Molecular Biology Unit, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    BMC Genomics 7:226. 2006
    ..Salivary gland cDNA libraries were prepared from wild-caught P. duboscqi from Mali and recently colonised flies of the same species from Kenya...
  13. pmc Borrelia burgdorferi ospC heterogeneity among human and murine isolates from a defined region of northern Maryland and southern Pennsylvania: lack of correlation with invasive and noninvasive genotypes
    Muneera Y Alghaferi
    W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1879-84. 2005
    ..Dissemination in mice and humans by noninvasive ospC types contradicts the ospC invasiveness hypothesis. Alternative genetic markers for B. burgdorferi disseminated disease should be investigated...
  14. pmc Plasmodium falciparum clearance rates in response to artesunate in Malian children with malaria: effect of acquired immunity
    Tatiana M Lopera-Mesa
    Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:1655-63. 2013
    ..Few baseline half-lives have been reported from Africa, where artemisinins were recently introduced...
  15. pmc Delayed-type hypersensitivity to sand fly saliva in humans from a leishmaniasis-endemic area of Mali is Th1-mediated and persists to midlife
    Fabiano Oliveira
    Vector Molecular Biology Section, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research LMVR, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases NIAID, National Institutes of Health NIH, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 133:452-9. 2013
    ..We demonstrate the durability and T(H)1 nature of DTH to sand fly bites in humans living in a cutaneous leishmaniasis-endemic area. A systemic T(H)2 response may explain why some individuals remain susceptible to disease...
  16. pmc Seasonality and prevalence of Leishmania major infection in Phlebotomus duboscqi Neveu-Lemaire from two neighboring villages in central Mali
    Jennifer M Anderson
    Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1139. 2011
    ..This was confirmed by sequence alignment of a subset of PCR products from infected flies to known Leishmania species, incriminating P. duboscqi as the vector of CL in Mali...
  17. ncbi request reprint Molecular differentiation of metastriate tick immatures
    Jennifer M Anderson
    The W Harry Feinstone Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 4:334-42. 2004
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  18. pmc An insight into the sialotranscriptome and proteome of the coarse bontlegged tick, Hyalomma marginatum rufipes
    Ivo M B Francischetti
    Section of Vector Biology, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville MD 20852, USA
    J Proteomics 74:2892-908. 2011
    ..This annotated data set can assist the discovery of new targets for anti-tick vaccines as well as help to identify pharmacologically active proteins...
  19. pmc dCAS: a desktop application for cDNA sequence annotation
    Yongjian Guo
    Bioinformatics and Computational Biosciences Branch, Office of Cyber Infrastructure and Computational Biology and Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Bioinformatics 25:1195-6. 2009
    ..AVAILABILITY: The dCAS package is distributed freely. A cross-platform installer and associated sequence databases can be downloaded at: http://exon.niaid.nih.gov/applications.html...
  20. pmc A further insight into the sialome of the tropical bont tick, Amblyomma variegatum
    Jose Mc Ribeiro
    Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    BMC Genomics 12:136. 2011
    ..A previous analysis of the sialotranscriptome (from the Greek sialo, saliva) of Amblyomma variegatum is revisited in light of recent advances in tick sialomes and provides a database to perform a proteomic study...
  21. ncbi request reprint Spit-acular entry: Borrelia gets help from a tick salivary protein to move from the mammalian host to the arthropod vector
    Jennifer M Anderson
    Vector Molecular Biology Unit, Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institutes of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cell Host Microbe 2:3-4. 2007
    ..describe how a tick salivary antioxidant neutralizes reactive oxygen species at the tick-host interface and facilitates the tick vector's acquisition of Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria from an infected mammalian host...
  22. pmc Relationship between malaria incidence and IgG levels to Plasmodium falciparum merozoite antigens in Malian children: impact of hemoglobins S and C
    Kazutoyo Miura
    Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, MD, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e60182. 2013
    ..These data suggest that sickle-cell trait does not reduce the risk of malaria by enhancing the acquisition of IgG responses to merozoite antigens...
  23. pmc Differential salivary gland transcript expression profile in Ixodes scapularis nymphs upon feeding or flavivirus infection
    Kristin L McNally
    Laboratory of Virology, Rocky Mountain Laboratories, NIAID, NIH, 903 S Fourth St, Hamilton, MT 59840, USA
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 3:18-26. 2012
    ..Further analysis of these transcripts may identify salivary factors that affect the transmission or replication of tick-borne flaviviruses...
  24. pmc Discrepant prevalence and incidence of Leishmania infection between two neighboring villages in Central Mali based on Leishmanin skin test surveys
    Fabiano Oliveira
    Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 3:e565. 2009
    ..Here we establish ongoing transmission of Leishmania in Kemena and Sougoula, Central Mali, and are currently investigating the underlying factors that may be responsible for the discrepant infection rates we observed between them...
  25. pmc A potential role for plasma uric acid in the endothelial pathology of Plasmodium falciparum malaria
    Neida K Mita-Mendoza
    Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e54481. 2013
    ..Since UA is associated with endothelial inflammation in non-malaria diseases, we hypothesized that elevated UA levels contribute to the endothelial pathology of P. falciparum malaria...
  26. pmc Artemisinin-resistant Plasmodium falciparum in Pursat province, western Cambodia: a parasite clearance rate study
    Chanaki Amaratunga
    Laboratory of Malaria and Vector Research, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Lancet Infect Dis 12:851-8. 2012
    ..We investigated contributions of both parasite genetics and host factors to the artemisinin-resistance phenotype in Pursat, western Cambodia...