Robert V Gibbons

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cryptogenic rabies, bats, and the question of aerosol transmission
    Robert V Gibbons
    Department of Virus Diseases, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 39:528-36. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical intervention and molecular characteristics of a dengue hemorrhagic fever outbreak in Timor Leste, 2005
    Siripen Kalayanarooj
    Queen Sirikit National Institute of Child Health, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:534-7. 2007
  3. pmc Dengue: an escalating problem
    Robert V Gibbons
    Department of Virus Diseases, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    BMJ 324:1563-6. 2002
  4. pmc Capacity-building efforts by the AFHSC-GEIS program
    Jose L Sanchez
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:S4. 2011
  5. pmc The AFHSC-Division of GEIS Operations Predictive Surveillance Program: a multidisciplinary approach for the early detection and response to disease outbreaks
    Clara J Witt
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:S10. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Experimental dengue virus challenge of human subjects previously vaccinated with live attenuated tetravalent dengue vaccines
    Wellington Sun
    Department of Virus Diseases, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:700-8. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Phenotypic analysis of dengue virus isolates associated with dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever for cellular attachment, replication and interferon signaling ability
    Ratree Takhampunya
    Division of Viral Diseases, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    Virus Res 145:31-8. 2009
  8. pmc Knowledge of bat rabies and human exposure among United States cavers
    Robert V Gibbons
    Rabies Section, Viral and Ricksettial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:532-4. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Prophylaxis against rabies
    Charles E Rupprecht
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:2626-35. 2004
  10. pmc Prospective study to determine accuracy of rapid serological assays for diagnosis of acute dengue virus infection in Laos
    Stuart D Blacksell
    Wellcome Trust Mahosot Hospital Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Collaboration, Microbiology Laboratory, Mahosot Hospital, Vientiane, Lao PDR
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:1458-64. 2007

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Cryptogenic rabies, bats, and the question of aerosol transmission
    Robert V Gibbons
    Department of Virus Diseases, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 39:528-36. 2002
    ..The known pathogenesis of rabies and available data suggest that all or nearly all cases of human rabies attributable to bats were transmitted by bat bites that were minimized or unrecognized by the patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical intervention and molecular characteristics of a dengue hemorrhagic fever outbreak in Timor Leste, 2005
    Siripen Kalayanarooj
    Queen Sirikit National Institute of Child Health, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:534-7. 2007
    ..Although cause and effect cannot be definitely attributed, the case fatality rate decreased to 3.6% after the intervention with education about dengue management strategies...
  3. pmc Dengue: an escalating problem
    Robert V Gibbons
    Department of Virus Diseases, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20910 7500, USA
    BMJ 324:1563-6. 2002
  4. pmc Capacity-building efforts by the AFHSC-GEIS program
    Jose L Sanchez
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:S4. 2011
    ..S. government agencies, such as the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the U.S. Agency for International Development and the U.S. Department of State...
  5. pmc The AFHSC-Division of GEIS Operations Predictive Surveillance Program: a multidisciplinary approach for the early detection and response to disease outbreaks
    Clara J Witt
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:S10. 2011
    ..S., Africa and Asia...
  6. doi request reprint Experimental dengue virus challenge of human subjects previously vaccinated with live attenuated tetravalent dengue vaccines
    Wellington Sun
    Department of Virus Diseases, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    J Infect Dis 207:700-8. 2013
    ..Protection against dengue requires immunity against all 4 serotypes of dengue virus (DENV). Experimental challenge may be useful in evaluating vaccine-induced immunity...
  7. doi request reprint Phenotypic analysis of dengue virus isolates associated with dengue fever and dengue hemorrhagic fever for cellular attachment, replication and interferon signaling ability
    Ratree Takhampunya
    Division of Viral Diseases, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD, USA
    Virus Res 145:31-8. 2009
    ..Our results suggest that the emergence early in infection of viruses with a high degree of replication fitness may play an important role in DENV pathogenesis...
  8. pmc Knowledge of bat rabies and human exposure among United States cavers
    Robert V Gibbons
    Rabies Section, Viral and Ricksettial Zoonoses Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:532-4. 2002
    ..An under-appreciation of the risk for rabies from bat bites may explain the preponderance of human rabies viruses caused by variant strains associated with bats in the United States...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical practice. Prophylaxis against rabies
    Charles E Rupprecht
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:2626-35. 2004
  10. pmc Prospective study to determine accuracy of rapid serological assays for diagnosis of acute dengue virus infection in Laos
    Stuart D Blacksell
    Wellcome Trust Mahosot Hospital Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Collaboration, Microbiology Laboratory, Mahosot Hospital, Vientiane, Lao PDR
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:1458-64. 2007
    ..The findings of this study suggest that currently available RDTs based on the detection of IgM antibodies for the diagnosis of acute dengue virus infections are unlikely to be useful for patient management...
  11. ncbi request reprint Natural history of plasma leakage in dengue hemorrhagic fever: a serial ultrasonographic study
    Anon Srikiatkhachorn
    Center for Infectious Disease and Vaccine Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts 01655, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:283-90; discussion 291-2. 2007
    ..We employed serial ultrasound examination to delineate the locations and the timing of plasma leakage and to evaluate the usefulness of ultrasound in detecting plasma leakage in DHF...
  12. pmc Identification of all dengue serotypes in Nepal
    Sarala Malla
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:1669-70. 2008
  13. doi request reprint A new quantitative RT-PCR method for sensitive detection of dengue virus in serum samples
    Nadine Sadon
    GlaxoSmithKline Biologicals, Research and Development, Viral Vaccines, Rixensart, Belgium
    J Virol Methods 153:1-6. 2008
    ..It is shown that the Q-PCR is a rapid, sensitive and reproducible tool for the detection and quantitation of the four dengue serotypes in clinical samples, and therefore of great interest for diagnostic use or for large cohort studies...
  14. pmc Microevolution of Dengue viruses circulating among primary school children in Kamphaeng Phet, Thailand
    Richard G Jarman
    Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, 315 6 Rajvithi Road, Bangkok, Thailand 10400
    J Virol 82:5494-500. 2008
    ..These results suggest that frequent viral migration into Kamphaeng Phet, coupled with population (school) subdivision, shapes the genetic diversity of DENV on a local scale, more so than in situ evolution within school catchment areas...
  15. ncbi request reprint Safety and immunogenicity of a tetravalent live-attenuated dengue vaccine in flavivirus naive children
    Sriluck Simasathien
    Department of Pediatrics, Phramongkutklao Hospital, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:426-33. 2008
    ..gov NCT00384670)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Analysis of repeat hospital admissions for dengue to estimate the frequency of third or fourth dengue infections resulting in admissions and dengue hemorrhagic fever, and serotype sequences
    Robert V Gibbons
    Department of Virology, United States Army Medical Component Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:910-3. 2007
    ..We document new dengue serotype infection sequences leading to DHF of 1-4, 2-3, 3-1, and 3-4...
  17. ncbi request reprint Blood group AB is associated with increased risk for severe dengue disease in secondary infections
    Siripen Kalayanarooj
    Queen Sirikit National Institute of Child Health, US Army Medical Corps Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Infect Dis 195:1014-7. 2007
    ..0001; odds ratio, 0.119 [95% confidence interval, 0.04-0.37]). To our knowledge, this is the first report demonstrating an association between ABO blood group and the severity of dengue disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of three immunoglobulin M antibody capture enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays for diagnosis of Japanese encephalitis
    Julie A Jacobson
    Japanese Encephalitis Project, PATH, Seattle, Washington 98107, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 77:164-8. 2007
    ..This information is helpful in considering options for strengthening the laboratory component of JE surveillance...
  19. pmc Dengue virus detection using whole blood for reverse transcriptase PCR and virus isolation
    Chonticha Klungthong
    Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences, Department of Virology, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Clin Microbiol 45:2480-5. 2007
    ..Using a selection of these samples, we also found that our ability to detect virus by direct C6/36 cell culture and mosquito inoculation was enhanced by using whole blood but not to the same extent as that seen by the use of RT-PCR...
  20. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the Panbio dengue virus nonstructural 1 antigen detection and immunoglobulin M antibody enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays for the diagnosis of acute dengue infections in Laos
    Stuart D Blacksell
    Wellcome Trust Mahosot Hospital Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Collaboration, Microbiology Laboratory, Mahosot Hospital, Vientiane, Lao PDR
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 60:43-9. 2008
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