Nathan C Nieto

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ectoparasite diversity and exposure to vector-borne disease agents in wild rodents in central coastal California
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, Center for Vector borne Diseases, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis CA 95616, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:328-35. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The dusky-footed woodrat (Neotoma fuscipes) is susceptible to infection by Anaplasma phagocytophilum originating from woodrats, horses, and dogs
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:810-7. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Coinfection of western gray squirrel (Sciurus griseus) and other sciurid rodents with Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in California
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:291-6. 2010
  4. pmc Reservoir competence of the redwood chipmunk (Tamias ochrogenys) for Anaplasma phagocytophilum
    Nathan C Nieto
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of California, Davis, California 95616 8737, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 9:573-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Reptile infection with Anaplasma phagocytophilum, the causative agent of granulocytic anaplasmosis
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Parasitol 95:1165-70. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of coinfection and coexposure with Borrelia burgdorferi and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in humans, domestic animals, wildlife, and Ixodes ricinus-complex ticks
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 9:93-102. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of squirrels (Rodentia: Sciuridae) as ecologically significant hosts for Anaplasma phagocytophilum in California
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Med Entomol 45:763-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Disease associated with integumentary and cloacal parasites in tadpoles of northern red-legged frog Rana aurora aurora
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Biological Sciences, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California 95521, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 78:61-71. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Survey for zoonotic rickettsial pathogens in northern flying squirrels, Glaucomys sabrinus, in California
    Janet E Foley
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:684-9. 2007
  10. pmc Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection in small mammal hosts of Ixodes ticks, western United States
    Janet E Foley
    University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1147-50. 2008

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Ectoparasite diversity and exposure to vector-borne disease agents in wild rodents in central coastal California
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, Center for Vector borne Diseases, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis CA 95616, USA
    J Med Entomol 44:328-35. 2007
    ..Given the moderate climate and diversity of rodents and arthropods in the Morro Bay area, ongoing investigation of this region will be helpful in understanding disease maintenance cycles...
  2. ncbi request reprint The dusky-footed woodrat (Neotoma fuscipes) is susceptible to infection by Anaplasma phagocytophilum originating from woodrats, horses, and dogs
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:810-7. 2010
    ..phagocytophilum, resulting in clinical anaplasmosis. Our data show that woodrats are permissive to several strains of A. phagocytophilum, but strains originating from woodrats did not cause clinical disease in horses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Coinfection of western gray squirrel (Sciurus griseus) and other sciurid rodents with Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in California
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Wildl Dis 46:291-6. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Reservoir competence of the redwood chipmunk (Tamias ochrogenys) for Anaplasma phagocytophilum
    Nathan C Nieto
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of California, Davis, California 95616 8737, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 9:573-7. 2009
    ..pacificus larvae during the primary rickettsemia. We show that chipmunks are reservoir-competent for GA and may be important for maintaining infection in nature...
  5. doi request reprint Reptile infection with Anaplasma phagocytophilum, the causative agent of granulocytic anaplasmosis
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Parasitol 95:1165-70. 2009
    ..Our findings suggest that lizards and snakes are exposed to A. phagocytophilum by infected ticks, but that they do not serve as primary reservoir hosts of this rickettsia...
  6. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of coinfection and coexposure with Borrelia burgdorferi and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in humans, domestic animals, wildlife, and Ixodes ricinus-complex ticks
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 9:93-102. 2009
    ..We confirm a considerable level of coinfection and coexposure with these pathogens, although not predictably across host or tick species or geographical region...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of squirrels (Rodentia: Sciuridae) as ecologically significant hosts for Anaplasma phagocytophilum in California
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Med Entomol 45:763-9. 2008
    ..phagocytophilum. Extensive exposure from multiple areas suggests sciurids may be important in the maintenance of GA in California and indicates that studies of reservoir competence of these species are warranted...
  8. ncbi request reprint Disease associated with integumentary and cloacal parasites in tadpoles of northern red-legged frog Rana aurora aurora
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Biological Sciences, Humboldt State University, Arcata, California 95521, USA
    Dis Aquat Organ 78:61-71. 2007
    ..This study is the first reporting parasitism and disease in natural populations of northern red-legged frogs...
  9. ncbi request reprint Survey for zoonotic rickettsial pathogens in northern flying squirrels, Glaucomys sabrinus, in California
    Janet E Foley
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:684-9. 2007
    ..Fleas and ticks removed from the squirrels included Ceratophyllus ciliatus mononis, Opisodasys vesperalis, Ixodes hearlei, Ixodes pacificus, and Dermacentor paramapertus...
  10. pmc Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection in small mammal hosts of Ixodes ticks, western United States
    Janet E Foley
    University of California, Davis, California, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1147-50. 2008
    ..High seroprevalence was observed in northern sites. Ten tick species were identified. Heavily infested rodent species included meadow voles, woodrats, deer mice, and redwood chipmunks...
  11. doi request reprint Emergence of tick-borne granulocytic anaplasmosis associated with habitat type and forest change in northern California
    Janet E Foley
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:1132-40. 2009
    ..Thus, enzootic and potentially emerging anaplasmosis were linked to high biodiversity and mature second-growth forest...
  12. doi request reprint Evaluation of Anaplasma phagocytophilum infection in experimentally inoculated sheep and determination of Anaplasma spp seroprevalence in 8 free-ranging sheep flocks in California and Oregon
    Jennifer K Gorman
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Vet Res 73:1029-34. 2012
    ..To evaluate disease progression in sheep experimentally inoculated with Anaplasma phagocytophilum and determine the Anaplasma spp seroprevalence in sheep in free-ranging flocks in the Sierra Nevada foothills and Oregon Coast Range...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of sequential coinfection with Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Anaplasma marginale in cattle
    Bruce R Hoar
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Vet Res 69:1171-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether sequelae of infection differed among single versus double infection with Anaplasma phagocytophilum or Anaplasma marginale, with and without tick salivary extract, in cattle...
  14. pmc The ecology of tick-transmitted infections in the redwood chipmunk (Tamias ochrogenys)
    Janet E Foley
    University of California, Davis School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 2:88-93. 2011
    ..The biology of the redwood chipmunk has multiple features that allow it to be an important reservoir host for tick-borne disease in northwestern California...
  15. doi request reprint Temporal patterns of tick-borne granulocytic anaplasmosis in California
    Daniel Rejmanek
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Dept of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 2:81-7. 2011
    ..This study highlights the importance of multiple-year monitoring of both vectors and wildlife hosts in order to better understand the complex ecology of A. phagocytophilum and other related tick-borne disease agents...
  16. ncbi request reprint Co-phylogenetic analysis of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and its vectors, Ixodes spp. ticks
    Janet Foley
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Exp Appl Acarol 45:155-70. 2008
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  17. pmc Antigen diversity in the parasitic bacterium Anaplasma phagocytophilum arises from selectively-represented, spatially clustered functional pseudogenes
    Janet E Foley
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e8265. 2009
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  18. pmc Dogs are more permissive than cats or guinea pigs to experimental infection with a human isolate of Bartonella rochalimae
    Bruno B Chomel
    Department of Population Health and Reproduction, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Vet Res 40:27. 2009
    ..None of the guinea pigs became bacteremic, but five seroconverted. These results suggest that dogs could be a reservoir of this strain of B. rochalimae, in contrast to cats and guinea pigs...
  19. doi request reprint Survival rates of immature Ixodes pacificus (Acari: Ixodidae) ticks estimated using field-placed enclosures
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    J Vector Ecol 35:43-9. 2010
    ..Based on observed longevity, humans and other animals could acquire A. phagocytophilum infection from adult I. pacificus that were infected up to three years earlier...
  20. doi request reprint Possible differential host tropism in Anaplasma phagocytophilum strains in the Western United States
    Janet Foley
    School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, University of California, Davis, Davis California, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1149:94-7. 2008
    ..phagocytophilum strains and further research to understand the host-pathogen interactions that result in differential outcomes in infection...
  21. doi request reprint Tularemia
    Janet E Foley
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Vet Microbiol 140:332-8. 2010
    ..We discuss microbiological, clinicopathological, epidemiological, and ecological aspects of tularemia...
  22. doi request reprint Evaluation of hepatic disease in mice following intradermal inoculation with Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis
    Nathan C Nieto
    Department of Medicine and Epidemiology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Am J Vet Res 70:257-62. 2009
    ..To evaluate clinical, microbiologic, and pathologic outcomes in mice after inoculation with 4 equine-origin Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis strains...