Affiliation: University of California
- Bartonella quintana deploys host and vector temperature-specific transcriptomesStephanie Abromaitis
Microbial Pathogenesis and Host Defense Program, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
PLoS ONE 8:e58773. 2013..quintana transcriptional program within the body louse environment. These data and approaches will facilitate study of the adaptation mechanisms employed by Bartonella during the transition between human host and arthropod vector...
- Hemin binding protein C is found in outer membrane vesicles and protects Bartonella henselae against toxic concentrations of heminJulie A Roden
Microbial Pathogenesis and Host Defense Program, Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
Infect Immun 80:929-42. 2012..henselae to infect the cat host. Modulation of hbpC expression appears to be a strategy employed by B. henselae to survive in the arthropod vector and the mammalian host...
- Prevalence of Bartonella infection among human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with feverJane E Koehler
Department of Medicine, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Clin Infect Dis 37:559-66. 2003..03 for both). The prevalence of Bartonella infection among patients with late-stage HIV infection and unexplained fever is much greater than has previously been documented...
- Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 30-2005. A 56-year-old man with fever and axillary lymphadenopathyJane E Koehler
Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, USA
N Engl J Med 353:1387-94. 2005
- Bacteremia, fever, and splenomegaly caused by a newly recognized bartonella speciesMarina E Eremeeva
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, USA
N Engl J Med 356:2381-7. 2007..We characterized this isolate, including its ability to cause fever and sustained bacteremia in a rhesus macaque. The route of infection and burden of human disease associated with this newly described pathogen are currently unknown...
- Experimental infection of domestic cats with Bartonella koehlerae and comparison of protein and DNA profiles with those of other Bartonella species infecting felinesKazuhiro Yamamoto
Department of Population Health and Reproduction, Center for Companion Animal Health, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
J Clin Microbiol 40:466-74. 2002..clarridgeiae. B. koehlerae was more closely related to B. henselae than to B. clarridgeiae by protein profile, and this relatedness was also confirmed by analysis of the genomic DNA profiles by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis...
- Molecular epidemiology of Bartonella henselae infection in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients and their cat contacts, using pulsed-field gel electrophoresis and genotypingChao Chin Chang
Department of Public Health, China Medical College, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China
J Infect Dis 186:1733-9. 2002..These results corroborate the major role of cats in the transmission of B. henselae to humans and suggest that B. henselae genotypes may induce different pathological features in HIV-infected patients...
- Infection and re-infection of domestic cats with various Bartonella species or types: B. henselae type I is protective against heterologous challenge with B. henselae type IIKazuhiro Yamamoto
Department of Population Health and Reproduction, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Vet Microbiol 92:73-86. 2003..henselae type II and challenged with B. henselae type I. Such results are of major importance for future feline Bartonella vaccine development...
- BARTONELLA--A MODEL FOR AN AIDS OPPORTUNISTIC PATHOGENJane Koehler; Fiscal Year: 2002..abstract_text> ..