Brian R Amman

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Pet rodents and fatal lymphocytic choriomeningitis in transplant patients
    Brian R Amman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:719-25. 2007
  2. pmc Isolation of genetically diverse Marburg viruses from Egyptian fruit bats
    Jonathan S Towner
    Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    PLoS Pathog 5:e1000536. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Association between movement and Sin Nombre virus (Bunyaviridae: Hantavirus) infection in North American deermice (Peromyscus maniculatus) in Colorado
    Brian R Amman
    Viral Special Pathogens Branch, Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathogenesis, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Wildl Dis 49:132-42. 2013
  4. pmc Seasonal pulses of Marburg virus circulation in juvenile Rousettus aegyptiacus bats coincide with periods of increased risk of human infection
    Brian R Amman
    Viral Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Pathog 8:e1002877. 2012
  5. pmc A Recently Discovered Pathogenic Paramyxovirus, Sosuga Virus, is Present in Rousettus aegyptiacus Fruit Bats at Multiple Locations in Uganda
    Brian R Amman
    1 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Viral Special Pathogens Branch, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Wildl Dis 51:774-9. 2015
  6. pmc Experimental Inoculation of Egyptian Rousette Bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus) with Viruses of the Ebolavirus and Marburgvirus Genera
    Megan E B Jones
    Viral Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Viruses 7:3420-42. 2015
  7. pmc No evidence for the involvement of the argasid tick Ornithodoros faini in the enzootic maintenance of marburgvirus within Egyptian rousette bats Rousettus aegyptiacus
    Amy J Schuh
    Viral Special Pathogens Branch, Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Parasit Vectors 9:128. 2016
  8. pmc Oral shedding of Marburg virus in experimentally infected Egyptian fruit bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus)
    Brian R Amman
    1 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Viral Special Pathogens Branch, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Wildl Dis 51:113-24. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Ecology of hantaviruses and their hosts in North America
    James N Mills
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:563-74. 2010
  10. pmc Nipah virus infection in dogs, Malaysia, 1999
    James N Mills
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:950-2. 2009

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Pet rodents and fatal lymphocytic choriomeningitis in transplant patients
    Brian R Amman
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:719-25. 2007
    ..This report details the animal traceback and the supporting laboratory investigations...
  2. pmc Isolation of genetically diverse Marburg viruses from Egyptian fruit bats
    Jonathan S Towner
    Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    PLoS Pathog 5:e1000536. 2009
    ..These data indicate common Egyptian fruit bats can represent a major natural reservoir and source of Marburg virus with potential for spillover into humans...
  3. doi request reprint Association between movement and Sin Nombre virus (Bunyaviridae: Hantavirus) infection in North American deermice (Peromyscus maniculatus) in Colorado
    Brian R Amman
    Viral Special Pathogens Branch, Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathogenesis, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Wildl Dis 49:132-42. 2013
    ..These findings may indicate that SNV has a negative effect on movement, perhaps by reducing the health of infected deermice...
  4. pmc Seasonal pulses of Marburg virus circulation in juvenile Rousettus aegyptiacus bats coincide with periods of increased risk of human infection
    Brian R Amman
    Viral Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
    PLoS Pathog 8:e1002877. 2012
    ..aegyptiacus bats existing as a large meta-population with associated virus circulation over broad geographic ranges. These findings provide a basis for developing Marburg hemorrhagic fever risk reduction strategies...
  5. pmc A Recently Discovered Pathogenic Paramyxovirus, Sosuga Virus, is Present in Rousettus aegyptiacus Fruit Bats at Multiple Locations in Uganda
    Brian R Amman
    1 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Viral Special Pathogens Branch, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Wildl Dis 51:774-9. 2015
    ..Further analysis of archived Egyptian rousette tissues collected at other localities in Uganda found additional Sosuga virus-positive bats, suggesting this species could be a potential natural reservoir for this novel paramyxovirus. ..
  6. pmc Experimental Inoculation of Egyptian Rousette Bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus) with Viruses of the Ebolavirus and Marburgvirus Genera
    Megan E B Jones
    Viral Special Pathogens Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Viruses 7:3420-42. 2015
    ..Our results suggest Egyptian rousettes are unlikely sources for ebolaviruses in nature, and support a possible single filovirus-single reservoir host relationship. ..
  7. pmc No evidence for the involvement of the argasid tick Ornithodoros faini in the enzootic maintenance of marburgvirus within Egyptian rousette bats Rousettus aegyptiacus
    Amy J Schuh
    Viral Special Pathogens Branch, Division of High Consequence Pathogens and Pathology, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Parasit Vectors 9:128. 2016
    ..Yet, their potential role as transmission vectors for marburgvirus has not been sufficiently assessed...
  8. pmc Oral shedding of Marburg virus in experimentally infected Egyptian fruit bats (Rousettus aegyptiacus)
    Brian R Amman
    1 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Viral Special Pathogens Branch, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Wildl Dis 51:113-24. 2015
    ..These experiments have shown infection profiles consistent with R. aegyptiacus being a bona fide natural reservoir host for MARV and demonstrated routes of viral shedding capable of infecting humans and other animals...
  9. doi request reprint Ecology of hantaviruses and their hosts in North America
    James N Mills
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne, and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:563-74. 2010
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  10. pmc Nipah virus infection in dogs, Malaysia, 1999
    James N Mills
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:950-2. 2009
    ..Serologic screening showed that, in the absence of infected pigs, dogs were not a secondary reservoir for Nipah virus...