Daryl J Kelly
Affiliation: The Ohio State University
- Endemic scrub typhus-like illness, ChileM Elvira Balcells
School of Medicine, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago, Chile
Emerg Infect Dis 17:1659-63. 2011..The molecular analysis suggests that the infectious agent is closely related, although not identical, to members of the Orientia sp. from Asia...
- Geographic distribution and genetic diversity of the Ehrlichia sp. from Panola Mountain in Amblyomma americanumAmanda D Loftis
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
BMC Infect Dis 8:54. 2008..A novel Ehrlichia, closely related to Ehrlichia ruminantium, was recently discovered from Panola Mountain State Park, GA, USA. We conducted a study to determine if this agent was recently introduced into the United States...
- Scrub typhus: the geographic distribution of phenotypic and genotypic variants of Orientia tsutsugamushiDaryl J Kelly
Department of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Clin Infect Dis 48:S203-30. 2009..Strains genetically similar to the Gilliam strain make up only 5% of isolates. Strains from these groups should be included in any potential vaccine...
- Novel spotted fever group Rickettsiae (SFGR) infecting Amblyomma americanum ticks in Ohio, USAD J Kelly
Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:352-5. 2005
- Identification and distribution of Acanthamoeba species genotypes associated with nonkeratitis infectionsGregory C Booton
Department of Evolution, Ecology, Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University, 318 W 12th Ave, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
J Clin Microbiol 43:1689-93. 2005..However, the genotypes that were isolated from brains have not been observed in environmental isolates of Acanthamoeba, and their natural ecological niche is unknown...
- Genotypic identification of Acanthamoeba sp. isolates associated with an outbreak of acanthamoeba keratitisGregory C Booton
Departments of Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology and daggerMolecular Genetics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Cornea 28:673-6. 2009..To determine whether increased rates of Acanthamoeba keratitis (AK) are due to changes in municipal water treatment or to emergence of a more pathogenic strain of Acanthamoeba...
- Molecular and physiological evaluation of subtropical environmental isolates of Acanthamoeba spp., causal agent of Acanthamoeba keratitisGregory C Booton
Department of Molecular Genetics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
J Eukaryot Microbiol 51:192-200. 2004..Overall, the large majority of environmental isolates obtained were genotype T4, suggesting it may be the most common genotype in this environment and could be a potential source of Acanthamoeba keratitis infections...
- The past and present threat of rickettsial diseases to military medicine and international public healthDaryl J Kelly
Department of Molecular Genetics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
Clin Infect Dis 34:S145-69. 2002..The continuation of a proven, highly productive military infectious disease research program is essential for providing solutions to these daunting tasks...
- 18S ribosomal DNA typing and tracking of Acanthamoeba species isolates from corneal scrape specimens, contact lenses, lens cases, and home water supplies of Acanthamoeba keratitis patients in Hong KongG C Booton
Department of Molecular Genetics, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
J Clin Microbiol 40:1621-5. 2002..They also confirm the predominance of Rns genotype T4 strains in Acanthamoeba keratitis infections...
- Chemotaxis in the human gastric pathogen Helicobacter pylori: different roles for CheW and the three CheV paralogues, and evidence for CheV2 phosphorylationM S Pittman
Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Sheffield, Firth Court, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
Microbiology 147:2493-504. 2001..Significantly, none of the CheV proteins could substitute for the loss of CheW, as an H. pylori cheW null mutant was non-chemotactic...
- TRAP transporters: an ancient family of extracytoplasmic solute-receptor-dependent secondary active transportersR Rabus
Department of Biology, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla 92093 0116, USA
Microbiology 145:3431-45. 1999....