Andrea P Santos

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Affiliation: Purdue University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Complete genome sequence of Mycoplasma wenyonii strain Massachusetts
    Andréa P Dos Santos
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    J Bacteriol 194:5458-9. 2012
  2. pmc Hemoplasma infection in HIV-positive patient, Brazil
    Andrea Pires dos Santos
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1922-4. 2008
  3. pmc Genome of Mycoplasma haemofelis, unraveling its strategies for survival and persistence
    Andrea P Santos
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, 725 Harrison Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Res 42:102. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Design, optimization, and application of a conventional PCR assay with an internal control for detection of 'Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis' 16S rDNA in domestic cats from Brazil
    Andrea P Santos
    Departamento de Patologia Clinica, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Vet Clin Pathol 38:443-52. 2009
  5. pmc Genome sequence of "Candidatus Mycoplasma haemolamae" strain purdue, a red blood cell pathogen of alpacas (Vicugna pacos) and llamas (Lama glama)
    Ana M S Guimaraes
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    J Bacteriol 194:6312-3. 2012
  6. pmc Complete genome sequence of Mycoplasma haemocanis strain Illinois
    Naíla C do Nascimento
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    J Bacteriol 194:1605-6. 2012
  7. pmc Identification, bioinformatics analyses, and expression of immunoreactive antigens of Mycoplasma haemofelis
    Joanne B Messick
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, 725 Harrison Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:1275-81. 2011
  8. pmc Mycoplasma haemocanis - the canine hemoplasma and its feline counterpart in the genomic era
    Naíla C do Nascimento
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Purdue University, 725 Harrison Street, West Lafayette, IN, 47907, USA
    Vet Res 43:66. 2012
  9. pmc Complete genome sequence of Mycoplasma suis and insights into its biology and adaption to an erythrocyte niche
    Ana M S Guimaraes
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e19574. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Identification of a Mycoplasma ovis-like organism in a herd of farmed white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in rural Indiana
    Katie M Boes
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Clin Pathol 41:77-83. 2012

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Publications11

  1. pmc Complete genome sequence of Mycoplasma wenyonii strain Massachusetts
    Andréa P Dos Santos
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    J Bacteriol 194:5458-9. 2012
    ..Here, we announce the first complete genome sequence of this organism. The genome is a single circular chromosome with 650,228 bp and G+C% of 33.9. Analyses of M. wenyonii genome will provide insights into its biology...
  2. pmc Hemoplasma infection in HIV-positive patient, Brazil
    Andrea Pires dos Santos
    Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1922-4. 2008
    ..We report a case of a Mycoplasma haemofelis-like infection in an HIV-positive patient co-infected with Bartonella henselae...
  3. pmc Genome of Mycoplasma haemofelis, unraveling its strategies for survival and persistence
    Andrea P Santos
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, 725 Harrison Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Res 42:102. 2011
    ..haemofelis infection. Further, it will provide new insights into its pathogenicity and clues needed to formulate media to support the in vitro cultivation of M. haemofelis...
  4. doi request reprint Design, optimization, and application of a conventional PCR assay with an internal control for detection of 'Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis' 16S rDNA in domestic cats from Brazil
    Andrea P Santos
    Departamento de Patologia Clinica, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Vet Clin Pathol 38:443-52. 2009
    ..haemominutum' (CMhm) but not for CMtc. Although real-time PCR assays have been reported for all of the feline hemoplasmas, the expense of necessary instrumentation precludes its use in Brazil and many other countries...
  5. pmc Genome sequence of "Candidatus Mycoplasma haemolamae" strain purdue, a red blood cell pathogen of alpacas (Vicugna pacos) and llamas (Lama glama)
    Ana M S Guimaraes
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    J Bacteriol 194:6312-3. 2012
    ..3% G+C content, and 925 coding sequences (CDSs). A great proportion (49.1%) of these CDSs are organized into paralogous gene families, which can now be further explored with regard to antigenic variation...
  6. pmc Complete genome sequence of Mycoplasma haemocanis strain Illinois
    Naíla C do Nascimento
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    J Bacteriol 194:1605-6. 2012
    ..The genome of the strain Illinois is a single circular chromosome with 919,992 bp and a GC content of 35%. Analyses of the M. haemocanis genome will provide insights into its biology and in vitro cultivation requirements...
  7. pmc Identification, bioinformatics analyses, and expression of immunoreactive antigens of Mycoplasma haemofelis
    Joanne B Messick
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, 725 Harrison Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:1275-81. 2011
    ..Five antigens of M. haemofelis were reactive by Western blotting against the immune plasma and negative against nonimmune plasma; these antigens might be useful serologic or even vaccine targets...
  8. pmc Mycoplasma haemocanis - the canine hemoplasma and its feline counterpart in the genomic era
    Naíla C do Nascimento
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Purdue University, 725 Harrison Street, West Lafayette, IN, 47907, USA
    Vet Res 43:66. 2012
    ..Phylogenomic comparisons based on average nucleotide identity (ANI) and tetranucleotide signature suggest that these two pathogens are different species of mycoplasmas, with M. haemocanis infecting dogs and M. haemofelis infecting cats...
  9. pmc Complete genome sequence of Mycoplasma suis and insights into its biology and adaption to an erythrocyte niche
    Ana M S Guimaraes
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e19574. 2011
    ..suis is dependent on host cell metabolism and this characteristic is likely to be linked to its pathogenicity. The prediction of essential nutrients will aid the development of in vitro cultivation systems...
  10. doi request reprint Identification of a Mycoplasma ovis-like organism in a herd of farmed white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) in rural Indiana
    Katie M Boes
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Vet Clin Pathol 41:77-83. 2012
    ..The M ovis-like organism may have acted as either an opportunistic or primary pathogen in the fawn. The high occurrence of subclinical infections in the does suggests that white-tailed deer may act as wildlife reservoirs for M ovis...
  11. pmc Complete genome sequences of two hemotropic mycoplasmas, Mycoplasma haemofelis strain Ohio2 and Mycoplasma suis Strain Illinois
    Joanne B Messick
    Department of Comparative Pathobiology, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    J Bacteriol 193:2068-9. 2011
    ..suis, respectively, are typical of mycoplasma species, having reduced size and low G+C content (38.8% for M. haemofelis and 31.1% for M. suis). Their metabolic pathways are reduced, with evidence of adaption to the blood environment...