B J Gormus

Summary

Affiliation: Tulane University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Antileprosy protective vaccination of rhesus monkeys with BCG or BCG plus heat-killed Mycobacterium leprae: immunologic observations
    B J Gormus
    Department of Microbiology, Tulane Regional Primate Research Center, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    Int J Lepr Other Mycobact Dis 68:27-39. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Interactions between Mycobacterium leprae and simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) in rhesus monkeys
    B J Gormus
    Department of Microbiology, Tulane University Regional Primate Research Center, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    J Med Primatol 29:259-67. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Antileprosy protective vaccination of sooty mangabey monkeys with BCG or BCG plus heat-killed Mycobacterium leprae: immunologic observations
    B J Gormus
    Department of Microbiology, Tulane Regional Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Road, Covington, Louisiana 70433, USA
    Int J Lepr Other Mycobact Dis 68:434-43. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Anti-leprosy protective vaccination of rhesus monkeys with BCG or BCG plus heat-killed Mycobacterium leprae: lepromin skin test results
    B J Gormus
    Department of Microbiology, Tulane Regional Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Road, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    Lepr Rev 73:254-61. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Under-explored experimental topics related to integral mycobacterial vaccines for leprosy
    Bobby J Gormus
    Microbiology Division, Tulane National Primate Research Center, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    Expert Rev Vaccines 2:791-804. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint A brief history of the discovery of natural simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) infections in captive sooty mangabey monkeys
    Bobby J Gormus
    Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane National Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Road, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    Front Biosci 9:216-24. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a rhesus monkey model of asymptomatic tuberculosis
    Bobby J Gormus
    Divisions of Microbiology and Immunology, Veterinary Medicine and Comparative Pathology, Tulane National Primate Research Center, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    J Med Primatol 33:134-45. 2004
  8. pmc Molecular epidemiology of simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 in wild and captive sooty mangabeys
    Vicki L Traina-Dorge
    Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane National Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Rd, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    J Virol 79:2541-8. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of manifestations of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in primates infected with SIV
    Hassan Safi
    Center for Pulmonary and Infectious Disease Control, University of Texas Health Center, Tyler, Texas 75708, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 19:585-95. 2003

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Antileprosy protective vaccination of rhesus monkeys with BCG or BCG plus heat-killed Mycobacterium leprae: immunologic observations
    B J Gormus
    Department of Microbiology, Tulane Regional Primate Research Center, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    Int J Lepr Other Mycobact Dis 68:27-39. 2000
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  2. ncbi request reprint Interactions between Mycobacterium leprae and simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) in rhesus monkeys
    B J Gormus
    Department of Microbiology, Tulane University Regional Primate Research Center, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    J Med Primatol 29:259-67. 2000
    ..The antibody results show that the immune responses to SIV and M. leprae are interrelated in SIV/M. leprae co-infected animals...
  3. ncbi request reprint Antileprosy protective vaccination of sooty mangabey monkeys with BCG or BCG plus heat-killed Mycobacterium leprae: immunologic observations
    B J Gormus
    Department of Microbiology, Tulane Regional Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Road, Covington, Louisiana 70433, USA
    Int J Lepr Other Mycobact Dis 68:434-43. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Anti-leprosy protective vaccination of rhesus monkeys with BCG or BCG plus heat-killed Mycobacterium leprae: lepromin skin test results
    B J Gormus
    Department of Microbiology, Tulane Regional Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Road, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    Lepr Rev 73:254-61. 2002
    ..The data show that resistance to clinical leprosy is reflected by Mitsuda responses in ML-exposed RM, similar to results from human studies, and confirm the suitability of RM as a model for leprosy vaccine studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Under-explored experimental topics related to integral mycobacterial vaccines for leprosy
    Bobby J Gormus
    Microbiology Division, Tulane National Primate Research Center, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    Expert Rev Vaccines 2:791-804. 2003
    ..The natural history of an individual's prior exposure to environmental mycobacteria will affect the outcome of protective vaccination using a given dose of mycobacterial vaccine in the individual...
  6. ncbi request reprint A brief history of the discovery of natural simian immunodeficiency virus (SIV) infections in captive sooty mangabey monkeys
    Bobby J Gormus
    Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane National Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Road, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    Front Biosci 9:216-24. 2004
    ..Our results together with observations of others led us to propose that both SIVmac and SIVDelta originated in SMM and that SIV emerged in humans as a result of early African nonhuman primate SIV trans-species infections in humans...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence for a rhesus monkey model of asymptomatic tuberculosis
    Bobby J Gormus
    Divisions of Microbiology and Immunology, Veterinary Medicine and Comparative Pathology, Tulane National Primate Research Center, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    J Med Primatol 33:134-45. 2004
    ..The results indicate that RM are a good model for the study of asymptomatic tuberculosis infections using low doses of H37Rv...
  8. pmc Molecular epidemiology of simian T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 in wild and captive sooty mangabeys
    Vicki L Traina-Dorge
    Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Tulane National Primate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Rd, Covington, LA 70433, USA
    J Virol 79:2541-8. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of manifestations of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection in primates infected with SIV
    Hassan Safi
    Center for Pulmonary and Infectious Disease Control, University of Texas Health Center, Tyler, Texas 75708, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 19:585-95. 2003
    ..Such a model will permit delineation of the immunologic and microbial factors that characterize LTBI in HIV-infected persons...