M L Pitt

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint In vitro correlate of immunity in a rabbit model of inhalational anthrax
    M L Pitt
    United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Frederick, MD 21702 5011, USA
    Vaccine 19:4768-73. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparative efficacy of experimental anthrax vaccine candidates against inhalation anthrax in rhesus macaques
    B E Ivins
    Bacteriology Division, United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Frederick, MD 21702 5011, USA
    Vaccine 16:1141-8. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a human anthrax vaccine in guinea pigs, rabbits, and rhesus macaques against challenge by Bacillus anthracis isolates of diverse geographical origin
    P F Fellows
    Bacteriology Division, United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Frederick, MD 21702 5011, USA
    Vaccine 19:3241-7. 2001
  4. pmc Antibiotic treatment of experimental pneumonic plague in mice
    W R Byrne
    United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland 21702 5011, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42:675-81. 1998

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. ncbi request reprint In vitro correlate of immunity in a rabbit model of inhalational anthrax
    M L Pitt
    United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Frederick, MD 21702 5011, USA
    Vaccine 19:4768-73. 2001
    ..Results showed that antibody levels to PA at both 6 and 10 weeks were significant (P<0.0001) predictors of survival...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparative efficacy of experimental anthrax vaccine candidates against inhalation anthrax in rhesus macaques
    B E Ivins
    Bacteriology Division, United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Frederick, MD 21702 5011, USA
    Vaccine 16:1141-8. 1998
    ..Anti-PA ELISA titers in all groups of immunized animals were substantially increased 2 weeks after challenge. One dose of each vaccine provided significant protection (> 90%) against inhalation anthrax in the rhesus macaques...
  3. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a human anthrax vaccine in guinea pigs, rabbits, and rhesus macaques against challenge by Bacillus anthracis isolates of diverse geographical origin
    P F Fellows
    Bacteriology Division, United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Frederick, MD 21702 5011, USA
    Vaccine 19:3241-7. 2001
    ..These studies demonstrated that, although AVA confers variable protection against different B. anthracis isolates in guinea pigs, it is highly protective against these same isolates in both rabbits and rhesus macaques...
  4. pmc Antibiotic treatment of experimental pneumonic plague in mice
    W R Byrne
    United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland 21702 5011, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42:675-81. 1998
    ..However, the beta-lactam antibiotics are not recommended, based upon poor efficacy in this mouse model of pneumonic plague, particularly when pneumonic plague may be associated with bacteremia...