Nathan D Wolfe

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bushmeat hunting, deforestation, and prediction of zoonoses emergence
    Nathan D Wolfe
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1822-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Origins of major human infectious diseases
    Nathan D Wolfe
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1772, USA
    Nature 447:279-83. 2007
  3. pmc Exposure to wild primates among HIV-infected persons
    Matthew LeBreton
    Johns Hopkins Cameroon Program, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1579-82. 2007
  4. pmc Using remote sensing to map the risk of human monkeypox virus in the Congo Basin
    Trevon Fuller
    Center for Tropical Research, Institute of the Environment, University of California, Los Angeles, 619 Charles E Young Dr East, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1496, USA
    Ecohealth 8:14-25. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Frequency of CCR5 variants among rural populations with low HIV-1 prevalence in Cameroon
    Judith N Torimiro
    Walter Reed Johns Hopkins Cameroon Program, Yaounde, Cameroon
    AIDS 21:527-8. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Failure to detect simian immunodeficiency virus infection in a large Cameroonian cohort with high non-human primate exposure
    Cyrille F Djoko
    Global Viral Forecasting, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Ecohealth 9:17-23. 2012
  7. pmc A rare null allele potentially encoding a dominant-negative TRIM5alpha protein in Baka pygmies
    Judith N Torimiro
    Department of Biochemistry and Physiologic Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Virology 391:140-7. 2009
  8. 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
  9. pmc HIV type 1 pol gene diversity and genotypic antiretroviral drug resistance mutations in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
    Cyrille F Djoko
    Biotechnology Center and Department of Biochemistry, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 26:1027-31. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and distribution of Flaviviridae, Togaviridae, and Bunyaviridae arboviral infections in rural Cameroonian adults
    Mark H Kuniholm
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:1078-83. 2006

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Bushmeat hunting, deforestation, and prediction of zoonoses emergence
    Nathan D Wolfe
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1822-7. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Origins of major human infectious diseases
    Nathan D Wolfe
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of California, Los Angeles 90095 1772, USA
    Nature 447:279-83. 2007
    ..We propose an initiative to resolve disputed origins of major diseases, and a global early warning system to monitor pathogens infecting individuals exposed to wild animals...
  3. pmc Exposure to wild primates among HIV-infected persons
    Matthew LeBreton
    Johns Hopkins Cameroon Program, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1579-82. 2007
    ..Immunosuppression among persons exposed to body fluids of wild nonhuman primates could favor the process of adaptation and subsequent emergence of zoonotic pathogens...
  4. pmc Using remote sensing to map the risk of human monkeypox virus in the Congo Basin
    Trevon Fuller
    Center for Tropical Research, Institute of the Environment, University of California, Los Angeles, 619 Charles E Young Dr East, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1496, USA
    Ecohealth 8:14-25. 2011
    ..32; 95% CI 1.08-1.63). We recommend that semi-deciduous rainforests with oil-palm, the rope squirrel's main food source, be prioritized for monitoring...
  5. ncbi request reprint Frequency of CCR5 variants among rural populations with low HIV-1 prevalence in Cameroon
    Judith N Torimiro
    Walter Reed Johns Hopkins Cameroon Program, Yaounde, Cameroon
    AIDS 21:527-8. 2007
    ..No individual was identified with the CCR5Delta32 allele, but homozygotes for the CCR5 promoter variant -2459G (27.5%) were relatively common. A seroprevalence of 3.1% of HIV-1 was reported...
  6. doi request reprint Failure to detect simian immunodeficiency virus infection in a large Cameroonian cohort with high non-human primate exposure
    Cyrille F Djoko
    Global Viral Forecasting, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Ecohealth 9:17-23. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc A rare null allele potentially encoding a dominant-negative TRIM5alpha protein in Baka pygmies
    Judith N Torimiro
    Department of Biochemistry and Physiologic Sciences, Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    Virology 391:140-7. 2009
    ....
  8. 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
    ....
  9. pmc HIV type 1 pol gene diversity and genotypic antiretroviral drug resistance mutations in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
    Cyrille F Djoko
    Biotechnology Center and Department of Biochemistry, University of Yaounde I, Yaounde, Cameroon
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 26:1027-31. 2010
    ..The high genetic diversity and emerging ARV resistance mutations call for frequent surveys and appropriate monitoring of ARV considering the increasing access to ARV in the country...
  10. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence and distribution of Flaviviridae, Togaviridae, and Bunyaviridae arboviral infections in rural Cameroonian adults
    Mark H Kuniholm
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 74:1078-83. 2006
    ..Seroprevalence rates of YF and CHIK increased with age. These results suggest that inter-epidemic arboviral infection is common in central African populations...
  11. pmc Major increase in human monkeypox incidence 30 years after smallpox vaccination campaigns cease in the Democratic Republic of Congo
    Anne W Rimoin
    University of California, Los Angeles School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:16262-7. 2010
    ..Improved surveillance and epidemiological analysis is needed to better assess the public health burden and develop strategies for reducing the risk of wider spread of infection...
  12. pmc Endemic human monkeypox, Democratic Republic of Congo, 2001-2004
    Anne W Rimoin
    University of California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:934-7. 2007
    ..PCR demonstrated chickenpox in 61 patients. Coinfection with both viruses was found in 1 additional patient...
  13. ncbi request reprint Implications of simian retroviruses for captive primate population management and the occupational safety of primate handlers
    Hayley Weston Murphy
    Zoo New England, 1 Franklin Park Road, Boston, Massachusetts 02121, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 37:219-33. 2006
    ....
  14. 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...
  15. pmc Unhealthy landscapes: Policy recommendations on land use change and infectious disease emergence
    Jonathan A Patz
    Center for Sustainability and the Global Environment SAGE, Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies and the Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 53726 4087, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 112:1092-8. 2004
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint Health evaluation of free-ranging and semi-captive orangutans (Pongo pygmaeus pygmaeus) in Sabah, Malaysia
    Annelisa M Kilbourn
    Wildlife Conservation Society, 2300 Southern Blvd, Bronx, New York 10460, USA
    J Wildl Dis 39:73-83. 2003
    ..Because survival of the orangutan is linked to animal and ecosystem health, results of this study will assist wildlife conservation programs by providing baseline health information...