Ricardo Carrion

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc A small nonhuman primate model for filovirus-induced disease
    Ricardo Carrion
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, 7620 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78227, USA
    Virology 420:117-24. 2011
  2. pmc Lassa virus infection in experimentally infected marmosets: liver pathology and immunophenotypic alterations in target tissues
    Ricardo Carrion
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Southwest National Primate Research Center, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, P O Box 760549, San Antonio, TX 78245 0549, USA
    J Virol 81:6482-90. 2007
  3. pmc Determination and Therapeutic Exploitation of Ebola Virus Spontaneous Mutation Frequency
    Kendra J Alfson
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Virol 90:2345-55. 2015
  4. pmc An animal model that reflects human disease: the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus)
    Ricardo Carrion
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, San Antonio, TX 78227, USA
    Curr Opin Virol 2:357-62. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Vaccines against viral hemorrhagic fevers: non-human primate models
    Ricardo Carrion
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Southwest National Primate Research Center, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Hum Vaccin 7:667-73. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Genetic Changes at the Glycoprotein Editing Site Associated With Serial Passage of Sudan Virus
    Kendra J Alfson
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Texas Biomedical Research Institute Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
    J Infect Dis 212:S295-304. 2015
  7. pmc A ML29 reassortant virus protects guinea pigs against a distantly related Nigerian strain of Lassa virus and can provide sterilizing immunity
    Ricardo Carrion
    Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Vaccine 25:4093-102. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Rapid assembly of sensitive antigen-capture assays for Marburg virus, using in vitro selection of llama single-domain antibodies, at biosafety level 4
    Laura J Sherwood
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX 78245, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:S213-9. 2007

Collaborators

  • Igor S Lukashevich
  • Suzette Tardif
  • Kendra J Alfson
  • Anthony Griffiths
  • Jean L Patterson
  • Laura J Sherwood
  • Heather Menzie
  • Michael W Beadles
  • Laura E Avena
  • Gabriella Worwa
  • Andrew Hayhurst
  • Lisa E Osborn

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc A small nonhuman primate model for filovirus-induced disease
    Ricardo Carrion
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, 7620 NW Loop 410, San Antonio, TX 78227, USA
    Virology 420:117-24. 2011
    ..Lymphoid necrosis and lymphocytic depletion observed in spleen. These findings provide support for the use of the common marmoset as a small nonhuman primate model for filovirus induced hemorrhagic fever...
  2. pmc Lassa virus infection in experimentally infected marmosets: liver pathology and immunophenotypic alterations in target tissues
    Ricardo Carrion
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Southwest National Primate Research Center, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, P O Box 760549, San Antonio, TX 78245 0549, USA
    J Virol 81:6482-90. 2007
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  3. pmc Determination and Therapeutic Exploitation of Ebola Virus Spontaneous Mutation Frequency
    Kendra J Alfson
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    J Virol 90:2345-55. 2015
    ..These results demonstrate that EBOV has a spontaneous mutation frequency similar to those of other RNA viruses. These data also suggest a potential for therapeutic use of ribavirin for human EBOV infections...
  4. pmc An animal model that reflects human disease: the common marmoset (Callithrix jacchus)
    Ricardo Carrion
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, San Antonio, TX 78227, USA
    Curr Opin Virol 2:357-62. 2012
    ..The marmoset provides the advantages of a small animal model in high containment coupled with the immunological repertoire of a nonhuman primate and susceptibility to wild type, non-adapted viruses...
  5. ncbi request reprint Vaccines against viral hemorrhagic fevers: non-human primate models
    Ricardo Carrion
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Southwest National Primate Research Center, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Hum Vaccin 7:667-73. 2011
    ..This review article summarizes viral hemorrhagic fever non-human primate models...
  6. doi request reprint Genetic Changes at the Glycoprotein Editing Site Associated With Serial Passage of Sudan Virus
    Kendra J Alfson
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Texas Biomedical Research Institute Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
    J Infect Dis 212:S295-304. 2015
    ..Despite differences in virus serum titer at one time point, there were no significant differences in time to death or any other measured parameter. These data imply that changes at this locus were not important for SUDV lethality. ..
  7. pmc A ML29 reassortant virus protects guinea pigs against a distantly related Nigerian strain of Lassa virus and can provide sterilizing immunity
    Ricardo Carrion
    Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX, USA
    Vaccine 25:4093-102. 2007
    ..These results indicate that simultaneous replication of ML29 and LASV attenuates the virulence of LASV infection...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rapid assembly of sensitive antigen-capture assays for Marburg virus, using in vitro selection of llama single-domain antibodies, at biosafety level 4
    Laura J Sherwood
    Department of Virology and Immunology, Southwest Foundation for Biomedical Research, San Antonio, TX 78245, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:S213-9. 2007
    ..Our strategy highlights the potential of direct antibody selection on filoviruses as a guide for effective and fast diagnostic development...