Kathleen LoGiudice

Summary

Affiliation: Union College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The ecology of infectious disease: effects of host diversity and community composition on Lyme disease risk
    Kathleen LoGiudice
    Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Box AB, Millbrook, NY 12545, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:567-71. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of host community composition on Lyme disease risk
    Kathleen LoGiudice
    Department of Biological Sciences, Union College, Schenectady, New York 12308, USA
    Ecology 89:2841-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimating reservoir competence of Borrelia burgdorferi hosts: prevalence and infectivity, sensitivity, and specificity
    Jesse L Brunner
    Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY 12545, USA
    J Med Entomol 45:139-47. 2008

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc The ecology of infectious disease: effects of host diversity and community composition on Lyme disease risk
    Kathleen LoGiudice
    Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Box AB, Millbrook, NY 12545, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:567-71. 2003
    ..g., shrews), which are capable of maintaining high disease risk when mouse density is low. Our study suggests that the preservation of vertebrate biodiversity and community composition can reduce the incidence of Lyme disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of host community composition on Lyme disease risk
    Kathleen LoGiudice
    Department of Biological Sciences, Union College, Schenectady, New York 12308, USA
    Ecology 89:2841-9. 2008
    ..This underscores the importance of constructing interaction webs for vertebrates and exploring the direct and indirect effects of anthropogenic stressors on host community composition...
  3. ncbi request reprint Estimating reservoir competence of Borrelia burgdorferi hosts: prevalence and infectivity, sensitivity, and specificity
    Jesse L Brunner
    Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY 12545, USA
    J Med Entomol 45:139-47. 2008
    ..We find that these vertebrate hosts vary both in prevalence and infectivity and that both values are highly, positively correlated among species...