Sarah A Hamer
Affiliation: Michigan State University
- Zoonotic pathogens in Ixodes scapularis, MichiganSarah A Hamer
Emerg Infect Dis 13:1131-3. 2007
- Synchronous phenology of juvenile Ixodes scapularis, vertebrate host relationships, and associated patterns of Borrelia burgdorferi ribotypes in the midwestern United StatesSarah A Hamer
Dept Fisheries and Wildlife, 13 Natural Resources Building, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Ticks Tick Borne Dis 3:65-74. 2012..burgdorferi...
- Invasion of the lyme disease vector Ixodes scapularis: implications for Borrelia burgdorferi endemicitySarah A Hamer
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, 13 Natural Resources Building, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Ecohealth 7:47-63. 2010....
- Diverse Borrelia burgdorferi strains in a bird-tick cryptic cycleSarah A Hamer
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, 13 Natural Resources Bldg, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 77:1999-2007. 2011..Given continued large-scale expansion of I. scapularis populations, we predict that its invasion into zones of cryptic transmission will allow for bridging of novel pathogen strains to humans and animals...
- Use of tick surveys and serosurveys to evaluate pet dogs as a sentinel species for emerging Lyme diseaseSarah A Hamer
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, College of Agricultural and Natural Resources, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
Am J Vet Res 70:49-56. 2009..To evaluate dogs as a sentinel species for emergence of Lyme disease in a region undergoing invasion by Ixodes scapularis...
- Associations of passerine birds, rabbits, and ticks with Borrelia miyamotoi and Borrelia andersonii in Michigan, U.S.ASarah A Hamer
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48823, USA
Parasit Vectors 5:231. 2012..andersonii in a region of Michigan where the zoonotic pathogen B. burgdorferi co-circulates...
- Wild birds and urban ecology of ticks and tick-borne pathogens, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 2005-2010Sarah A Hamer
Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 18:1589-95. 2012..Results allow inferences about propagule pressure for introduction of tick-borne diseases and emphasize the large sample sizes required to estimate this pressure...