C T Atkinson

Summary

Affiliation: U.S. Geological Survey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Pathogenicity of avian malaria in experimentally-infected Hawaii Amakihi
    C T Atkinson
    USGS Biological Resources Division, Pacific Island Ecosystems Research Center, Hawaii National Park, Hawaii 96718, USA
    J Wildl Dis 36:197-204. 2000
  2. pmc Analysis of the trap gene provides evidence for the role of elevation and vector abundance in the genetic diversity of Plasmodium relictum in Hawaii
    Margaret E M Farias
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Malar J 11:305. 2012
  3. pmc Genetic characterization of Hawaiian isolates of Plasmodium relictum reveals mixed-genotype infections
    Susan I Jarvi
    Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Hawaii at Hilo, 200 West Kawili Street, Hilo HI 96720, USA
    Biol Direct 3:25. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Serological responses and immunity to superinfection with avian malaria in experimentally-infected Hawaii amakihi
    C T Atkinson
    USGS Biological Resources Division, Pacific Island Ecosystems Research Center, Hawaii National Park, Hawaii 96718, USA
    J Wildl Dis 37:20-7. 2001

Collaborators

  • Margaret E M Farias
  • Susan I Jarvi
  • Dennis A Lapointe

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint Pathogenicity of avian malaria in experimentally-infected Hawaii Amakihi
    C T Atkinson
    USGS Biological Resources Division, Pacific Island Ecosystems Research Center, Hawaii National Park, Hawaii 96718, USA
    J Wildl Dis 36:197-204. 2000
    ..We conclude that the current elevational and geographic distribution of Hawaiian honeycreepers is determined by relative susceptibility to avian malaria...
  2. pmc Analysis of the trap gene provides evidence for the role of elevation and vector abundance in the genetic diversity of Plasmodium relictum in Hawaii
    Margaret E M Farias
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, HI 96720, USA
    Malar J 11:305. 2012
    ..Previous studies have recognized only a single mitochondrial lineage of avian malaria (Plasmodium relictum) in the Hawaiian Islands, but cloning and sequencing of nuclear genes suggest a higher degree of genetic diversity...
  3. pmc Genetic characterization of Hawaiian isolates of Plasmodium relictum reveals mixed-genotype infections
    Susan I Jarvi
    Department of Biology, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Hawaii at Hilo, 200 West Kawili Street, Hilo HI 96720, USA
    Biol Direct 3:25. 2008
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Serological responses and immunity to superinfection with avian malaria in experimentally-infected Hawaii amakihi
    C T Atkinson
    USGS Biological Resources Division, Pacific Island Ecosystems Research Center, Hawaii National Park, Hawaii 96718, USA
    J Wildl Dis 37:20-7. 2001
    ..Hawaiian honeycreepers that are capable of recovering from acute infections develop concomitant immunity to superinfection, making them functionally immune in areas where malaria transmission has become endemic...