Marc C Dolan

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Elimination of Borrelia burgdorferi and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in rodent reservoirs and Ixodes scapularis ticks using a doxycycline hyclate-laden bait
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Bacterial Disease Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:1114-20. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint A doxycycline hyclate rodent bait formulation for prophylaxis and treatment of tick-transmitted Borrelia burgdorferi
    Marc C Dolan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:803-5. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Biocidal activity of three wood essential oils against Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae), Xenopsylla cheopis (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae), and Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, P O Box 2087, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Econ Entomol 100:622-5. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Ability of two natural products, nootkatone and carvacrol, to suppress Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in a Lyme disease endemic area of New Jersey
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:2316-24. 2009
  5. pmc Comparison of disseminated and nondisseminated strains of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto in mice naturally infected by tick bite
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, P O Box 2087, Rampart Rd, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Infect Immun 72:5262-6. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of novel compounds for pest control: insecticidal and acaricidal activity of essential oil components from heartwood of Alaska yellow cedar
    Nicholas A Panella
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Med Entomol 42:352-8. 2005
  7. doi request reprint A sustained-release formulation of doxycycline hyclate (Atridox) prevents simultaneous infection of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Borrelia burgdorferi transmitted by tick bite
    Nordin S Zeidner
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Med Microbiol 57:463-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Transmission efficiency of Francisella tularensis by adult american dog ticks (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Sara M Reese
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:884-90. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic use of sustained-release doxycycline blocks tick-transmitted infection by Anaplasma phagocytophilum in a murine model
    Robert F Massung
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:436-8. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Transfer of Borrelia burgdorferi s.s. infection via blood transfusion in a murine model
    Elizabeth S Gabitzsch
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    J Parasitol 92:869-70. 2006

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Publications30

  1. pmc Elimination of Borrelia burgdorferi and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in rodent reservoirs and Ixodes scapularis ticks using a doxycycline hyclate-laden bait
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Bacterial Disease Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 85:1114-20. 2011
    ..Results from this study indicate that doxycycline-impregnated bait is an effective means of reducing infection rates for B. burgdorferi and A. phagocytophilum in both rodent reservoirs and questing I. scapularis ticks...
  2. ncbi request reprint A doxycycline hyclate rodent bait formulation for prophylaxis and treatment of tick-transmitted Borrelia burgdorferi
    Marc C Dolan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 78:803-5. 2008
    ..9% to 100% of infected nymphs feeding on mice fed 250 and 500 mg/Kg antibiotic bait formulations, respectively. These data provide evidence for exploring alternative techniques to prevent transmission of Lyme disease spirochetes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Biocidal activity of three wood essential oils against Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae), Xenopsylla cheopis (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae), and Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae)
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, P O Box 2087, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Econ Entomol 100:622-5. 2007
    ..Ae. aegypti were substantially more susceptible to the oils than either I. scapularis or X. cheopis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ability of two natural products, nootkatone and carvacrol, to suppress Ixodes scapularis and Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) in a Lyme disease endemic area of New Jersey
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Zoonotic, Vector Borne and Enteric Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521, USA
    J Econ Entomol 102:2316-24. 2009
    ....
  5. pmc Comparison of disseminated and nondisseminated strains of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto in mice naturally infected by tick bite
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, P O Box 2087, Rampart Rd, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    Infect Immun 72:5262-6. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of novel compounds for pest control: insecticidal and acaricidal activity of essential oil components from heartwood of Alaska yellow cedar
    Nicholas A Panella
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, U S Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Med Entomol 42:352-8. 2005
    ..The ability of these natural products to kill arthropods at relatively low concentrations represents an alternative to the use of synthetic pesticides for control of disease vectors...
  7. doi request reprint A sustained-release formulation of doxycycline hyclate (Atridox) prevents simultaneous infection of Anaplasma phagocytophilum and Borrelia burgdorferi transmitted by tick bite
    Nordin S Zeidner
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Med Microbiol 57:463-8. 2008
    ..These studies indicate that a single injection of a sustained-release formulation antibiotic may offer a viable prophylactic treatment option for multiple infectious agents in patients presenting with tick bites...
  8. ncbi request reprint Transmission efficiency of Francisella tularensis by adult american dog ticks (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Sara M Reese
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3150 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    J Med Entomol 48:884-90. 2011
    ..These findings support the concept that D. variabilis adults may play a significant role in epizootic transmission of F. tularensis, and as a bridging vector to humans...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic use of sustained-release doxycycline blocks tick-transmitted infection by Anaplasma phagocytophilum in a murine model
    Robert F Massung
    Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1063:436-8. 2005
    ..The sustained-release doxycycline formulation was shown to be efficacious for preventing tick-transmitted A. phagocytophilum infection in a mouse model...
  10. ncbi request reprint Transfer of Borrelia burgdorferi s.s. infection via blood transfusion in a murine model
    Elizabeth S Gabitzsch
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Bacterial Zoonoses Branch, Foothills Campus, Fort Collins, Colorado 80522, USA
    J Parasitol 92:869-70. 2006
    ..0%) outbred mice became infected with B. burgdorferi after transfusion. Our results indicate that it is possible to acquire B. burgdoferi infection via transfused blood in a mouse model of Lyme borreliosis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Repellent activity of fractioned compounds from Chamaecyparis nootkatensis essential oil against nymphal Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Gabrielle Dietrich
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80524, USA
    J Med Entomol 43:957-61. 2006
    ..Although not statistically significantly more active than deet, the ability of these natural products to repel ticks at relatively low concentrations may represent a potential alternative to synthetic commercial repellents...
  12. ncbi request reprint Comparison of Vector Efficiency of Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) From the Northeast and Upper Midwest of the United States for the Lyme Disease Spirochete Borrelia mayonii
    Lars Eisen
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521
    J Med Entomol . 2016
    ..We conclude that the examined I. scapularis ticks from the Upper Midwest and Northeast did not differ in their efficiency as vectors for B. mayonii...
  13. ncbi request reprint Control of immature Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) on rodent reservoirs of Borrelia burgdorferi in a residential community of southeastern Connecticut
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Centers for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Med Entomol 41:1043-54. 2004
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Suppression of Th2 cytokines reduces tick-transmitted Borrelia burgdorferi load in mice
    Nordin S Zeidner
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado 80521, USA
    J Parasitol 94:767-9. 2008
    ..burgdorferi-infected ticks significantly decreased spirochete load in target organs such as joint, bladder, heart, and skin of the Lyme disease-susceptible host...
  15. pmc Functional analysis of the Borrelia burgdorferi bba64 gene product in murine infection via tick infestation
    Toni G Patton
    Microbiology and Pathogenesis Activity, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    PLoS ONE 6:e19536. 2011
    ..Collectively, the results of this study indicate that BBA64 functions at the salivary gland-to-host delivery interface of vector transmission and is not involved in resistance to MyD88-mediated innate immunity...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation of Doxycycline-Laden Oral Bait and Topical Fipronil Delivered in a Single Bait Box to Control Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) and Reduce Borrelia burgdorferi and Anaplasma phagocytophilum Infection in Small Mammal Reservoirs and Host-Seekin
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Enteric and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3156 Rampart Rd, Fort Collins, CO 80521
    J Med Entomol . 2016
    ..burgdorferi and A. phagocytophilum in both rodent reservoirs and questing Ixodes scapularis Say ticks. The protective shroud allows the device to be routinely serviced and protect against squirrel depredation...
  17. doi request reprint Duration of Borrelia mayonii infectivity in an experimental mouse model for feeding Ixodes scapularis larvae
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3156 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, United States
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 8:196-200. 2017
    ..Examination of blood from mice determined to be infected with B. mayonii by ear biopsy did not produce evidence of B. mayonii DNA in blood taken 8-375days after the mice were first infected via tick bite...
  18. doi request reprint Vector competence of the blacklegged tick, Ixodes scapularis, for the recently recognized Lyme borreliosis spirochete Candidatus Borrelia mayonii
    Marc C Dolan
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 3156 Rampart Road, Fort Collins, CO 80521, United States
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 7:665-9. 2016
    ..mayonii. This finding, together with data showing that field-collected I. scapularis are infected with B. mayonii, indicate that I. scapularis likely is a primary vector to humans of this recently recognized Lyme borreliosis spirochete. ..
  19. ncbi request reprint A technique for longitudinally sampling individual adult Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Thomas R Burkot
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Fort Collins, CO 80522 2087, USA
    J Med Entomol 41:800-2. 2004
    ..burgdorferi-infected and uninfected I. scapularis. This technique will enable longitudinal studies on both tick-pathogen interactions and physiological studies that have hitherto not been attempted...
  20. pmc Saliva, salivary gland, and hemolymph collection from Ixodes scapularis ticks
    Toni G Patton
    Microbiology and Pathogenesis Activity, Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    J Vis Exp . 2012
    ..scapularis nymphs after 48 and 72 hours post mouse placement. We also demonstrate saliva collection from an adult female I. scapularis tick...
  21. ncbi request reprint Inability of outer-surface protein C (OspC)-primed mice to elicit a protective anamnestic immune response to a tick-transmitted challenge of Borrelia burgdorferi
    Robert D Gilmore
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases DVBID, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Public Health Service, US Department of Health and Human Services, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    J Med Microbiol 52:551-6. 2003
    ..Eleven of 12 OspC-primed mice subsequently became infected by B. burgdorferi, demonstrating that a protective anamnestic response was not generated in these mice following the introduction of infectious OspC-expressing spirochaetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Protection against lyme disease spirochete transmission provided by prompt removal of nymphal Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Joseph Piesman
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Diseases Control and Prevention, Ft Collins, CO 80522, USA
    J Med Entomol 39:509-12. 2002
    ..Finally, commercial tick removal devices varied widely in their efficacy for the removal of attached nymphal I. scapudaris...
  23. doi request reprint Borrelia bissettii isolates induce pathology in a murine model of disease
    Bradley S Schneider
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:623-33. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first evidence that B. bissettii can induce pathology in a vertebrate host...
  24. pmc Efficacy of an experimental azithromycin cream for prophylaxis of tick-transmitted lyme disease spirochete infection in a murine model
    Joseph Piesman
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 58:348-51. 2014
    ..Mice that were protected from tick-transmitted infection did not seroconvert and did not infect larval ticks on xenodiagnosis. Azithromycin cream formulations appear to hold promise for Lyme disease prophylaxis. ..
  25. pmc Transmission dynamics of Francisella tularensis subspecies and clades by nymphal Dermacentor variabilis (Acari: Ixodidae)
    Sara M Reese
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:645-52. 2010
    ..Our results provide evidence of a high fitness cost and low transmission rates during the immature stages, suggesting that D. variabilis may play a limited role in enzootic maintenance of F. tularensis...
  26. pmc Evaluation of Borrelia burgdorferi BbHtrA Protease as a Vaccine Candidate for Lyme Borreliosis in Mice
    Amy J Ullmann
    Bacterial Diseases Branch, Division of Vector Borne Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 10:e0128868. 2015
    ..burgdorferi challenge. These results indicate that the search for novel vaccine candidates against Lyme borreliosis remains a challenge...
  27. ncbi request reprint Evidence for Personal Protective Measures to Reduce Human Contact With Blacklegged Ticks and for Environmentally Based Control Methods to Suppress Host-Seeking Blacklegged Ticks and Reduce Infection with Lyme Disease Spirochetes in Tick Vectors and Rodent
    Lars Eisen
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521
    J Med Entomol . 2016
    ..Integrated use of two or more methods has unfortunately been evaluated in very few published studies, but additional field evaluations of integrated tick and pathogen strategies are underway...
  28. doi request reprint Comparison of Vector Efficiency of Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) From the Northeast and Upper Midwest of the United States for the Lyme Disease Spirochete Borrelia mayonii
    Lars Eisen
    Division of Vector Borne Diseases, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, CO 80521
    J Med Entomol 54:239-242. 2017
    ..We conclude that the examined I. scapularis ticks from the Upper Midwest and Northeast did not differ in their efficiency as vectors for B. mayonii...
  29. ncbi request reprint Vector competence of Ixodes pacificus and I. spinipalpis (Acari: Ixodidae), and reservoir competence of the dusky-footed woodrat (Neotoma fuscipes) and the deer mouse (Peromyscus maniculatus), for Borrelia bissettii
    Lars Eisen
    Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    J Med Entomol 40:311-20. 2003
    ..pacificus are efficient experimental vectors of B. bissettii. However, the reluctance of I. pacificus nymphs to feed on certain rodents may limit its importance as an enzootic vector of B. burgdorferi sensu lato spirochetes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Ability of 4-poster passive topical treatment devices for deer to sustain low population levels of Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) after integrated tick management in a residential landscape
    L Schulze
    Freehold Area Health Department, Municipal Plaza, Schanck Road, Freehold, NJ 07728, USA
    J Med Entomol 45:899-904. 2008
    ..scapularis...