Xingtai Wang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Massachusetts Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Animal rabies in Massachusetts, 1985-2006
    Xingtai Wang
    William A Hinton State Laboratory Institute, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:375-87. 2009
  2. pmc Bat rabies in Massachusetts, USA, 1985-2009
    Xingtai Wang
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1285-8. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Submitter and technician observations, and animal rabies detection in Massachusetts, 1992-2006
    Xingtai Wang
    Rabies Laboratory, State Laboratory Institute, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:81-3. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Factors associated with rabid animals since the introduction of raccoon rabies variant in Massachusetts, 1992-2007
    Xingtai Wang
    Division of Molecular Diagnostics and Virology, William A Hinton State Laboratory Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:275-81. 2010
  5. pmc Aggression and rabid coyotes, massachusetts, USA
    Xingtai Wang
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:357-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Animal rabies in Massachusetts, 1985-2006
    Xingtai Wang
    William A Hinton State Laboratory Institute, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:375-87. 2009
    ..Wild animal rabies presents a significant threat to humans and domestic/companion animals and increased costs related to increased demand for rabies testing, postexposure prophylaxis as well as euthanasia of valuable domestic animals...
  2. pmc Bat rabies in Massachusetts, USA, 1985-2009
    Xingtai Wang
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1285-8. 2010
    ..Bat submissions were associated with level of rabies awareness and specific postexposure recommendations...
  3. ncbi request reprint Submitter and technician observations, and animal rabies detection in Massachusetts, 1992-2006
    Xingtai Wang
    Rabies Laboratory, State Laboratory Institute, Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:81-3. 2008
    ..05 level adjusted by categorized animal species and type of animal. Fisher exact test confirmed the relationship between embedded porcupine quills and skunk spray of rabies-tested animals with positive rabies testing results...
  4. doi request reprint Factors associated with rabid animals since the introduction of raccoon rabies variant in Massachusetts, 1992-2007
    Xingtai Wang
    Division of Molecular Diagnostics and Virology, William A Hinton State Laboratory Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:275-81. 2010
    ..13), ataxia (OR = 1.36), disorientation (OR = 1.67), paralysis ( OR = 1.37), and the presence of unexplained wounds (OR = 1.27) were all significantly associated with a positive rabies testing result at the alpha = 0.05 level...
  5. pmc Aggression and rabid coyotes, massachusetts, USA
    Xingtai Wang
    Massachusetts Department of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:357-9. 2010
    ..From 1985 through 2008, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health tested coyotes by following the standard direct fluorescent antibody testing protocol published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (4)...