CAITLIN S PEPPERELL
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Bacterial genetic signatures of human social phenomena among M. tuberculosis from an Aboriginal Canadian populationCaitlin 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...
- Dispersal of Mycobacterium tuberculosis via the Canadian fur tradeCAITLIN 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...
- Local epidemic history as a predictor of tuberculosis incidence in Saskatchewan Aboriginal communitiesC 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...
- Population Genetics of M. Tuberculosis During Disease EpidemicsCaitlin 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. ..