Alberto Laguna-Torres

Summary

Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint HIV infection and high-risk behaviours in a Paraguayan military population
    V Alberto Laguna-Torres
    US Naval Medical Research Unit No 6, Lima, Peru
    Int J STD AIDS 25:866-77. 2014
  2. pmc Non-rhinovirus enteroviruses associated with respiratory infections in Peru (2005-2010)
    Jose L Huaman
    US Naval Medical Research Unit No, 6, Lima, Peru
    Virol J 11:169. 2014
  3. pmc Department of Defense influenza and other respiratory disease surveillance during the 2009 pandemic
    Ronald L Burke
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:S6. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Influenza and other respiratory viruses in three Central American countries
    Victor A Laguna-Torres
    US Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 5:123-34. 2011
  5. pmc Changes in the viral distribution pattern after the appearance of the novel influenza A H1N1 (pH1N1) virus in influenza-like illness patients in Peru
    Victor Alberto Laguna-Torres
    Virology Department, United States Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 5:e11719. 2010
  6. pmc Influenza-like illness sentinel surveillance in Peru
    V Alberto Laguna-Torres
    US Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 4:e6118. 2009
  7. pmc Genetic analysis of influenza A/H1N1 of swine origin virus (SOIV) circulating in Central and South America
    Merly Sovero
    U S Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:708-10. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Molecular characterization of adenovirus circulating in Central and South America during the 2006-2008 period
    Josefina Garcia
    US Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 3:327-30. 2009
  9. pmc Venezuelan equine encephalitis and 2 human deaths, Peru
    Stalin Vilcarromero
    Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:553-6. 2010
  10. pmc Human rabies and rabies in vampire and nonvampire bat species, Southeastern Peru, 2007
    Gabriela Salmon-Mulanovich
    US Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1308-10. 2009

Collaborators

  • E Gotuzzo
  • Julia S Ampuero
  • Edward Chavez
  • Patricia V Aguilar
  • Josefina Garcia
  • Gerardo Chowell
  • Tadeusz Kochel
  • Javier R Lama
  • Patrick J Blair
  • Brett M Forshey
  • C L Celum
  • Kevin L Russell
  • JOSEPH RAYMOND ZUNT
  • V Alberto Laguna-Torres
  • Stalin Vilcarromero
  • Juan Perez
  • Eric S Halsey
  • Jorge Gomez
  • Merly Sovero
  • Victor Ocaña
  • Irmia Paz
  • Elizabeth Gomez
  • Jose L Huaman
  • Edward Pozo
  • Nicolas Aguayo
  • Alma Barboza
  • Favio Sarmiento
  • Victor A Laguna-Torres
  • Ronald L Burke
  • Hugo Razuri
  • María E Gamero
  • Jane Rios
  • Mirna Jimenez
  • Joel M Montgomery
  • Victor Alberto Laguna-Torres
  • Gloria Chauca
  • Jackeline Aspajo
  • Manuel Cespedes
  • Roel Ore
  • Luis Suarez
  • Gabriela Salmon-Mulanovich
  • Hernan Zamalloa
  • Adolfo Galeano
  • Gladys Carrion
  • Gloria Aguilar
  • Margarita Villafane
  • Liliana Jiménez
  • Gary Brice
  • James Smith
  • David Saunders
  • Matthew C Johns
  • Peter Sebeny
  • Jose L Sanchez
  • In Kyu Yoon
  • Jeffrey A Tjaden
  • Jason Garner
  • Ryan Maves
  • Maria T Alera
  • Gen Maupin
  • Thomas Gibbons
  • Linda Canas
  • Karen Saylors
  • John Mark S Velasco
  • Gosia Nowak
  • John Waitumbi
  • Dennis Faix
  • Mikal Stoner
  • Paul Sjoberg
  • Randal J Schoepp
  • Richard G Jarman
  • Berhane Assefa
  • Francisco Rodriguez
  • Miguel Quintana
  • Khin Saw Myint
  • Maribel Rivera
  • Anthony Hawksworth
  • Ans Timmermans
  • Kelly G Vest
  • Denis K Byarugaba
  • Nathan Wolfe
  • José F Sánchez-Largaespada
  • Maya Williams
  • Elizabeth Macias
  • Alicia Guerrero
  • Maha Talaat
  • Matthew R Kasper
  • Sathit Pichyangkul
  • David Schnabel
  • Angelia A Eick
  • Kurt H Jerke

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. doi request reprint HIV infection and high-risk behaviours in a Paraguayan military population
    V Alberto Laguna-Torres
    US Naval Medical Research Unit No 6, Lima, Peru
    Int J STD AIDS 25:866-77. 2014
    ..Future efforts should emphasize on the correct condom use keeping focus on the high-risk behaviours of groups at risk, and on routinely testing the military personnel for HIV...
  2. pmc Non-rhinovirus enteroviruses associated with respiratory infections in Peru (2005-2010)
    Jose L Huaman
    US Naval Medical Research Unit No, 6, Lima, Peru
    Virol J 11:169. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the epidemiology of non-RHV EVs detected in patients with influenza-like illness enrolled in a passive surveillance network in Peru...
  3. pmc Department of Defense influenza and other respiratory disease surveillance during the 2009 pandemic
    Ronald L Burke
    Armed Forces Health Surveillance Center, 503 Robert Grant Avenue, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    BMC Public Health 11:S6. 2011
    ..AFHSC-GEIS's support of a global network contributes to DoD's force health protection, while supporting global public health...
  4. doi request reprint Influenza and other respiratory viruses in three Central American countries
    Victor A Laguna-Torres
    US Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 5:123-34. 2011
    ..Despite the disease burden imposed by respiratory diseases on children in Central America, there is a paucity of data describing the etiologic agents of the disease...
  5. pmc Changes in the viral distribution pattern after the appearance of the novel influenza A H1N1 (pH1N1) virus in influenza-like illness patients in Peru
    Victor Alberto Laguna-Torres
    Virology Department, United States Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 5:e11719. 2010
    ..We describe the temporal variation in viral agents detected in influenza like illness (ILI) patients before and after the appearance of the ongoing pandemic influenza A (H1N1) (pH1N1) in Peru between 4-January and 13-July 2009...
  6. pmc Influenza-like illness sentinel surveillance in Peru
    V Alberto Laguna-Torres
    US Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    PLoS ONE 4:e6118. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Genetic analysis of influenza A/H1N1 of swine origin virus (SOIV) circulating in Central and South America
    Merly Sovero
    U S Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:708-10. 2010
    ..Here, we show the phylogenetic analysis of 63 SOIV isolates from eight countries in Central and South America, and their sensitivity to oseltamivir...
  8. doi request reprint Molecular characterization of adenovirus circulating in Central and South America during the 2006-2008 period
    Josefina Garcia
    US Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 3:327-30. 2009
    ..Serotype identification is critical for epidemiological surveillance, detection of new strains and understanding of HAdvs pathogenesis. Little data is available about HAdvs subtypes in Latin America...
  9. pmc Venezuelan equine encephalitis and 2 human deaths, Peru
    Stalin Vilcarromero
    Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:553-6. 2010
    ..Deaths of 2 persons with evidence of acute VEE virus infection indicate that fatal VEEV infection in Peru is likely. Cases may remain underreported...
  10. pmc Human rabies and rabies in vampire and nonvampire bat species, Southeastern Peru, 2007
    Gabriela Salmon-Mulanovich
    US Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1308-10. 2009
    ..Among 165 bats from 6 genera and 10 species, 10.3% were antibody positive; antibody prevalence was similar in vampire and nonvampire bats. Thus, nonvampire bats may also be a source for human rabies in Peru...
  11. pmc Arboviral etiologies of acute febrile illnesses in Western South America, 2000-2007
    Brett M Forshey
    United States Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Iquitos and Lima, Peru
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 4:e787. 2010
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  12. pmc Lack of evidence of hepatitis C and HIV co-infection among men who have sex with men in Peru
    Javier R Lama
    Investigaciones Medicas en Salud INMENSA, Lima, Peru
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:184-6. 2009
    ..62%). This matched case-control reports a very low probability of association between HCV and HIV co-infection and suggests a very low prevalence of HCV infection among MSM in Peru...
  13. pmc Venezuelan equine encephalitis and upper gastrointestinal bleeding in child
    Stalin Vilcarromero
    Naval Medical Research Center Detachment, Lima, Peru
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:323-5. 2009
    ..In 2006, VEE virus subtype ID was isolated from a boy with severe febrile disease and gastrointestinal bleeding; the strain contained 2 mutations within the PE2 region...