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...
- 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
- 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...
- 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...
- 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...
- 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 prevalence of rickettsial and ehrlichial organisms in Amblyomma americanum ticks collected from Ohio and surrounding areas between 2000 and 2010Robert R Fitak
Dept of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA Graduate Interdisciplinary Program in Genetics, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ, USA Electronic address
Ticks Tick Borne Dis 5:797-800. 2014..Panola Mountain in mild to moderate human disease, our results support the importance of continued monitoring of A. americanum ticks for the presence of potential pathogens. ..
- 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....