RICHARD T YANAGIHARA

Summary

Affiliation: University of Hawaii
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Thottapalayam virus, a prototype shrewborne hantavirus
    Jin Won Song
    Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:980-5. 2007
  2. pmc Newfound hantavirus in Chinese mole shrew, Vietnam
    Jin Won Song
    Korea University, Seoul, South Korea
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1784-7. 2007
  3. pmc Hantavirus in northern short-tailed shrew, United States
    Satoru Arai
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1420-3. 2007
  4. pmc Evolutionary insights from a genetically divergent hantavirus harbored by the European common mole (Talpa europaea)
    Hae Ji Kang
    Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e6149. 2009
  5. pmc Divergent lineage of a novel hantavirus in the banana pipistrelle (Neoromicia nanus) in Côte d'Ivoire
    Laarni Sumibcay
    Department of Pediatrics and Tropical Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Virol J 9:34. 2012
  6. pmc Molecular evolution of Azagny virus, a newfound hantavirus harbored by the West African pygmy shrew (Crocidura obscurior) in Côte d'Ivoire
    Hae Ji Kang
    John A, Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Virol J 8:373. 2011
  7. pmc Genetic diversity of Imjin virus in the Ussuri white-toothed shrew (Crocidura lasiura) in the Republic of Korea, 2004-2010
    Se Hun Gu
    Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine, and Institute for Viral Diseases, Korea University, 5 ga, Anam Dong, Sungbuk Gu, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Virol J 8:56. 2011
  8. pmc Seewis virus, a genetically distinct hantavirus in the Eurasian common shrew (Sorex araneus)
    Jin Won Song
    Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine, and Institute for Viral Diseases, Korea University, 5 ga, Anam Dong, Sungbuk Gu, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Virol J 4:114. 2007
  9. pmc Genetic diversity and phylogeography of Seewis virus in the Eurasian common shrew in Finland and Hungary
    Hae Ji Kang
    Department of Pediatrics, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Virol J 6:208. 2009
  10. pmc Evidence for a "Founder Effect" among HIV-infected injection drug users (IDUs) in Pakistan
    Mohammad A Rai
    Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 10:7. 2010

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Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Thottapalayam virus, a prototype shrewborne hantavirus
    Jin Won Song
    Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:980-5. 2007
    ..Such investigations may also provide clues about determinants of hantavirus pathogenicity and virulence...
  2. pmc Newfound hantavirus in Chinese mole shrew, Vietnam
    Jin Won Song
    Korea University, Seoul, South Korea
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1784-7. 2007
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  3. pmc Hantavirus in northern short-tailed shrew, United States
    Satoru Arai
    University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:1420-3. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first evidence of hantaviruses harbored by shrews in the Americas...
  4. pmc Evolutionary insights from a genetically divergent hantavirus harbored by the European common mole (Talpa europaea)
    Hae Ji Kang
    Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e6149. 2009
    ..We present new insights into the evolutionary history of hantaviruses gained from a highly divergent hantavirus, designated Nova virus (NVAV), identified in the European common mole (Talpa europaea) captured in Hungary...
  5. pmc Divergent lineage of a novel hantavirus in the banana pipistrelle (Neoromicia nanus) in Côte d'Ivoire
    Laarni Sumibcay
    Department of Pediatrics and Tropical Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Virol J 9:34. 2012
    ..Full genome sequencing of MOUV and further surveys of other bat species for hantaviruses, now underway, will provide critical insights into the evolution and diversification of hantaviruses...
  6. pmc Molecular evolution of Azagny virus, a newfound hantavirus harbored by the West African pygmy shrew (Crocidura obscurior) in Côte d'Ivoire
    Hae Ji Kang
    John A, Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Virol J 8:373. 2011
    ..The existence of myriad soricid-borne hantaviruses in Eurasia and North America would predict the presence of additional hantaviruses in sub-Saharan Africa, where multiple shrew lineages have evolved and diversified...
  7. pmc Genetic diversity of Imjin virus in the Ussuri white-toothed shrew (Crocidura lasiura) in the Republic of Korea, 2004-2010
    Se Hun Gu
    Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine, and Institute for Viral Diseases, Korea University, 5 ga, Anam Dong, Sungbuk Gu, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Virol J 8:56. 2011
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  8. pmc Seewis virus, a genetically distinct hantavirus in the Eurasian common shrew (Sorex araneus)
    Jin Won Song
    Department of Microbiology, College of Medicine, and Institute for Viral Diseases, Korea University, 5 ga, Anam Dong, Sungbuk Gu, Seoul 136 705, Korea
    Virol J 4:114. 2007
    ..Intensified efforts are underway to clarify the genetic diversity of SWSV throughout the geographic range of the Eurasian common shrew, as well as to determine its relevance to human health...
  9. pmc Genetic diversity and phylogeography of Seewis virus in the Eurasian common shrew in Finland and Hungary
    Hae Ji Kang
    Department of Pediatrics, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 651 Ilalo Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Virol J 6:208. 2009
    ....
  10. pmc Evidence for a "Founder Effect" among HIV-infected injection drug users (IDUs) in Pakistan
    Mohammad A Rai
    Department of Biological and Biomedical Sciences, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
    BMC Infect Dis 10:7. 2010
    ..We have previously reported a HIV-1 subtype A infection in a community of injection drug users (IDUs) in Karachi, Pakistan. We now show that this infection among the IDUs may have originated from a single source...
  11. pmc Building infrastructure for HIV/AIDS and mental health research at institutions serving minorities
    Richard Yanagihara
    Department of Pediatrics, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 651 Ilalo St, BSB320L, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Am J Public Health 99:S82-6. 2009
    ..Although our analysis is drawn from lessons learned at an institution serving a largely Asian and Pacific Islander population, analogous situations may be found for other institutions serving minorities...
  12. pmc Shared ancestry between a newfound mole-borne hantavirus and hantaviruses harbored by cricetid rodents
    Hae Ji Kang
    Department of Pediatrics and Tropical Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    J Virol 85:7496-503. 2011
    ..Our findings warrant more-detailed investigations on the dynamics of spillover and cross-species transmission of present-day hantaviruses within communities of rodents and moles...

Research Grants9

  1. Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research
    Richard Yanagihara; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  2. Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research
    Richard Yanagihara; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  3. Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research
    Richard Yanagihara; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  4. Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research
    Richard Yanagihara; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  5. Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research
    Richard Yanagihara; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  6. Intraspecies Transmission and Infectivity of Insectivore-Borne Hantaviruses
    Richard Yanagihara; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..New knowledge about the shrew-borne hantaviruses will better prepare us to diagnose future outbreaks of hantavirus diseases. ..
  7. Intraspecies Transmission and Infectivity of Insectivore-Borne Hantaviruses
    Richard Yanagihara; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..New knowledge about the shrew-borne hantaviruses will better prepare us to diagnose future outbreaks of hantavirus diseases. ..
  8. Pacific Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases Research
    Richard Yanagihara; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..New knowledge about these disease-causing viruses and bacteria will lead to improved rapid diagnostic tests, more effective treatments and affordable preventive vaccines. ..