Jean K Carr

Summary

Affiliation: University of Maryland
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc HIV-1 recombinants with multiple parental strains in low-prevalence, remote regions of Cameroon: evolutionary relics?
    Jean K Carr
    Institute of Human Virology, Univ, of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Retrovirology 7:39. 2010
  2. pmc HIV-1 epidemic in the Caribbean is dominated by subtype B
    Yuka Nadai
    Institute of Human Virology, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e4814. 2009
  3. pmc Protocol for nearly full-length sequencing of HIV-1 RNA from plasma
    Yuka Nadai
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e1420. 2008
  4. pmc Emergence of unique primate T-lymphotropic viruses among central African bushmeat hunters
    Nathan D Wolfe
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:7994-9. 2005
  5. pmc Exposure to nonhuman primates in rural Cameroon
    Nathan D Wolfe
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:2094-9. 2004
  6. pmc Simian T-lymphotropic virus diversity among nonhuman primates, Cameroon
    David M Sintasath
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:175-84. 2009
  7. doi Two independent epidemics of HIV in Maryland
    Jean K Carr
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 54:297-303. 2010
  8. pmc Characterization of the emerging HIV type 1 and HCV epidemics among injecting drug users in Dushanbe, Tajikistan
    Chris Beyrer
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 25:853-60. 2009
  9. ncbi Genetic characterization of HIV-1 strains circulating in Kazakhstan
    Lindsay M Eyzaguirre
    US Military HIV Research Program, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, and the Henry M Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:19-23. 2007
  10. pmc Elevated hypermutation levels in HIV-1 natural viral suppressors
    Lindsay M Eyzaguirre
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, United States 725 West Lombard Street Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Virology 443:306-12. 2013

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Publications15

  1. pmc HIV-1 recombinants with multiple parental strains in low-prevalence, remote regions of Cameroon: evolutionary relics?
    Jean K Carr
    Institute of Human Virology, Univ, of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Retrovirology 7:39. 2010
    ..Partial pol amplicons (N = 164) and nearly full virus genomes (N = 78) were sequenced. Among the 3956 rural villagers studied, the prevalence of HIV infection was 4.9%; among the hospitalized and clinic patients, it was 8.6%...
  2. pmc HIV-1 epidemic in the Caribbean is dominated by subtype B
    Yuka Nadai
    Institute of Human Virology, School of Medicine, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e4814. 2009
    ..To expand our knowledge of this, nearly full genome amplification, sequencing and analysis was conducted...
  3. pmc Protocol for nearly full-length sequencing of HIV-1 RNA from plasma
    Yuka Nadai
    Department of Epidemiology, Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    PLoS ONE 3:e1420. 2008
    ..This protocol provides a useful tool for molecular analysis to understand the HIV epidemic and pathogenesis, as well as diagnosis, therapy and future vaccine strategies...
  4. pmc Emergence of unique primate T-lymphotropic viruses among central African bushmeat hunters
    Nathan D Wolfe
    Department of Epidemiology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:7994-9. 2005
    ....
  5. pmc Exposure to nonhuman primates in rural Cameroon
    Nathan D Wolfe
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:2094-9. 2004
    ..The study demonstrates that exposure is not limited to small groups of hunters. A high percentage of rural villagers report exposure to nonhuman primate blood and body fluids and risk acquiring infectious diseases...
  6. pmc Simian T-lymphotropic virus diversity among nonhuman primates, Cameroon
    David M Sintasath
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:175-84. 2009
    ..Broad screening using this relatively easy collection strategy has potential for large-scale monitoring of retrovirus cross-species transmission among highly exposed human populations...
  7. doi Two independent epidemics of HIV in Maryland
    Jean K Carr
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 54:297-303. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Characterization of the emerging HIV type 1 and HCV epidemics among injecting drug users in Dushanbe, Tajikistan
    Chris Beyrer
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 25:853-60. 2009
    ..Targeted prevention programs offering both needle exchange programs and opiate substitution therapies are urgently called for to prevent the further spread of HIV and HCV in Tajikistan...
  9. ncbi Genetic characterization of HIV-1 strains circulating in Kazakhstan
    Lindsay M Eyzaguirre
    US Military HIV Research Program, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, and the Henry M Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 46:19-23. 2007
    ..The HIV epidemic in Kazakhstan is predominantly in IDUs and is indigenous to the geographic region, and most of the strains are genetically similar to those circulating in the FSU and other parts of Central Asia...
  10. pmc Elevated hypermutation levels in HIV-1 natural viral suppressors
    Lindsay M Eyzaguirre
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, United States 725 West Lombard Street Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Virology 443:306-12. 2013
    ..043). Our data suggests that inactivation of the virus through the APOBEC3G system may contribute to the NVS phenotype...
  11. doi Tenofovir-based regimens associated with less drug resistance in HIV-1-infected Nigerians failing first-line antiretroviral therapy
    Mary Ann A Etiebet
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, MD, USA
    AIDS 27:553-61. 2013
    ..We retrospectively conducted genotypic analysis on archived samples from Nigerian patients who received targeted viral load testing to confirm treatment failure and report their drug resistance mutation patterns...
  12. pmc Identification of new CRF51_01B in Singapore using full genome analysis of three HIV type 1 isolates
    Oon Tek Ng
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, Baltimore, MD, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 28:527-30. 2012
    ..As the three patients were not epidemiologically linked, this recombinant form has been designated CRF51_01B. Identification of the novel recombinant forms indicates ongoing active HIV-1 transmission in Singapore...
  13. pmc Characterization of acute HIV-1 infection in high-risk Nigerian populations
    Man Charurat
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Infect Dis 205:1239-47. 2012
    ..Acute phase of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection (AHI) may account for a significant proportion of HIV-1 transmission. We identified and characterized individuals in Nigeria with AHI...
  14. ncbi Genetic variation in vitro and in vivo of an attenuated Lassa vaccine candidate
    Juan C Zapata
    Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Virol 88:3058-66. 2014
    ..In conclusion, the preclinical studies of ML29 as a Lassa virus vaccine candidate have been advanced, showing high levels of protection in nonhuman primates and acceptable stability both in vitro and in vivo. ..
  15. ncbi Naturally acquired simian retrovirus infections in central African hunters
    Nathan D Wolfe
    Department of Epidemiology Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Lancet 363:932-7. 2004
    ..We investigated zoonotic infection in individuals living in central Africa...