CAITLIN S PEPPERELL

Summary

Affiliation: Stanford University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Bacterial genetic signatures of human social phenomena among M. tuberculosis from an Aboriginal Canadian population
    Caitlin Pepperell
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 27:427-40. 2010
  2. pmc Dispersal of Mycobacterium tuberculosis via the Canadian fur trade
    CAITLIN S PEPPERELL
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:6526-31. 2011
  3. pmc Local epidemic history as a predictor of tuberculosis incidence in Saskatchewan Aboriginal communities
    C Pepperell
    Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5323, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:899-905. 2011

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Bacterial genetic signatures of human social phenomena among M. tuberculosis from an Aboriginal Canadian population
    Caitlin Pepperell
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 27:427-40. 2010
    ..Given these influences, a complex evolutionary model will be required to define the relative fitness of different M. tuberculosis lineages and, ultimately, to uncover the genetic basis for its success as a pathogen...
  2. pmc Dispersal of Mycobacterium tuberculosis via the Canadian fur trade
    CAITLIN S PEPPERELL
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:6526-31. 2011
    ..tuberculosis and the difficulties in global elimination of tuberculosis, as small, widely dispersed pathogen populations are difficult both to detect and to eradicate...
  3. pmc Local epidemic history as a predictor of tuberculosis incidence in Saskatchewan Aboriginal communities
    C Pepperell
    Division of Infectious Diseases, School of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 5323, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:899-905. 2011
    ..Average tuberculosis (TB) incidence rates are high in Canadian Aboriginal communities, but there is significant variability within this group...

Research Grants2

  1. Population Genetics of M. Tuberculosis During Disease Epidemics
    Caitlin Pepperell; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..An understanding of this evolution would help to develop better treatments for a disease which kills almost 3 million people per year. ..