Vance Vorndam

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of dengue fever in Palau, Western Pacific: risk factors for infection
    David A Ashford
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:135-40. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical examiner samples: a source for dengue surveillance
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, PR
    P R Health Sci J 25:67-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay-format microneutralization test for dengue viruses
    Vance Vorndam
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00920 3860, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:208-12. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of dengue 2 virus in Puerto Rico: positive selection in the viral envelope accompanies clade reintroduction
    Shannon N Bennett
    Department of Biology, University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras, San Juan, PR, USA
    J Gen Virol 87:885-93. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for infection during a dengue-1 outbreak in Maui, Hawaii, 2001
    John Mosely Hayes
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1324 Calle Cañada, San Juan, PR 00920 3860
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:559-66. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Selection-driven evolution of emergent dengue virus
    Shannon N Bennett
    Department of Biology, University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras, San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 20:1650-8. 2003
  7. pmc Texas lifestyle limits transmission of dengue virus
    Paul Reiter
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:86-9. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint The reappearance of dengue-3 and a subsequent dengue-4 and dengue-1 epidemic in Puerto Rico in 1998
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00920 3860, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:355-62. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution and phylogeny of dengue type 4 virus in the Caribbean
    Jerome E Foster
    Department of Pre Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Virology 306:126-34. 2003
  10. pmc Dengue fever, Hawaii, 2001-2002
    Paul V Effler
    Disease Outbreak Control Division, Hawaii State Department of Health, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:742-9. 2005

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Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Outbreak of dengue fever in Palau, Western Pacific: risk factors for infection
    David A Ashford
    Division of Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 69:135-40. 2003
    ..scutellaris group mosquitoes (Ae. Hensilli, Ae. albopictus, and a native species). This was the first outbreak of dengue 4 virus in the Western Pacific, and the first documented epidemic of dengue in Palau since 1988...
  2. ncbi request reprint Medical examiner samples: a source for dengue surveillance
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, PR
    P R Health Sci J 25:67-9. 2006
    ..This approach may be a useful alternative for estimating the population prevalence of serologic markers for dengue and other infectious diseases...
  3. ncbi request reprint Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay-format microneutralization test for dengue viruses
    Vance Vorndam
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00920 3860, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 66:208-12. 2002
    ..The test offers the advantages of ease of performance, ease in the calculation of results, lower cost, and increased speed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of dengue 2 virus in Puerto Rico: positive selection in the viral envelope accompanies clade reintroduction
    Shannon N Bennett
    Department of Biology, University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras, San Juan, PR, USA
    J Gen Virol 87:885-93. 2006
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  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for infection during a dengue-1 outbreak in Maui, Hawaii, 2001
    John Mosely Hayes
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1324 Calle Cañada, San Juan, PR 00920 3860
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 100:559-66. 2006
    ..Our data suggest that ecological characteristics may help Hawaii health officials identify communities at increased risk of dengue infection...
  6. ncbi request reprint Selection-driven evolution of emergent dengue virus
    Shannon N Bennett
    Department of Biology, University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras, San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 20:1650-8. 2003
    ..Our study therefore demonstrates viral genetic turnover within a focal population and the potential importance of adaptive evolution in viral epidemic expansion...
  7. pmc Texas lifestyle limits transmission of dengue virus
    Paul Reiter
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 9:86-9. 2003
    ..We conclude that the low prevalence of dengue in the United States is primarily due to economic, rather than climatic, factors...
  8. ncbi request reprint The reappearance of dengue-3 and a subsequent dengue-4 and dengue-1 epidemic in Puerto Rico in 1998
    José G Rigau-Pérez
    Dengue Branch, Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00920 3860, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 67:355-62. 2002
    ..The reappearance of DEN-3 and its subsequent circulation from 1999 to 2001 produced no changes in dengue incidence that could have been detected in the absence of virologic surveillance...
  9. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution and phylogeny of dengue type 4 virus in the Caribbean
    Jerome E Foster
    Department of Pre Clinical Sciences, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies, St Augustine, Trinidad
    Virology 306:126-34. 2003
    ..These findings highlight the importance of migration and gene flow in dengue viral change and suggest that efforts to understand disease dynamics in the Caribbean basin need to focus at regional, rather than local scales...
  10. pmc Dengue fever, Hawaii, 2001-2002
    Paul V Effler
    Disease Outbreak Control Division, Hawaii State Department of Health, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:742-9. 2005
    ..aegypti were found. This outbreak underscores the importance of maintaining surveillance and control of potential disease vectors even in the absence of an imminent disease threat...