Issue 10, March 8, 2016
CDC Science Clips: Volume 8, Issue 10, March 8, 2016
Each Tuesday, to enhance awareness of emerging scientific knowledge, selected science clips will be posted here for the public health community. The focus is applied public health research and prevention science that has the capacity to improve health now.
Selected by a senior CDC scientist from the standard sections listed below.
Huntington disease among the Navajo: a population-based study in the Navajo NationExternal
Gordon PH, Mehal JM, Rowland AS, Cheek JE, Bartholomew ML.
Neurology. 2016 Feb 19.
- Huntington disease among the Navajo: a population-based study in the Navajo NationExternal
The role of behavioral counseling in sexually transmitted disease prevention program settingsExternal
Brookmeyer KA, Hogben M, Kinsey J.
Sex Transm Dis. 2016 Feb;43(2 Suppl 1):S102-12.
Development of the World Health Organization measles programmatic risk assessment tool using experience from the 2009 measles outbreak in NamibiaExternal
Kriss JL, De Wee RJ, Lam E, Kaiser R, Shibeshi ME, Ndevaetela EE, Muroua C, Shapumba N, Masresha BG, Goodson JL.
Risk Anal. 2016 Feb 19.
The benefit of early influenza antiviral treatment of pregnant women hospitalized with laboratory-confirmed influenzaExternal
Oboho I, Reed C, Gargiullo P, Leon M, Aragon D, Meek J, Anderson EJ, Ryan P, Lynfield R, Morin C, Bargsten M, Zansky S, Fowler B, Thomas A, Lindegren ML, Schaffner W, Risk I, Finelli L, Chaves SS.
J Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 3.
Mother-to-child HIV-1 transmission events are differentially impacted by breast milk and its components from HIV-1-infected womenExternal
Shen R, Achenbach J, Shen Y, Palaia J, Rahkola JT, Nick HJ, Smythies LE, McConnell M, Fowler MG, Smith PD, Janoff EN.
PLoS One. 2015 ;10(12):e0145150.
- The role of behavioral counseling in sexually transmitted disease prevention program settingsExternal
Evaluation of von Willebrand factor phenotypes and genotypes in Hemophilia A patients with and without identified F8 mutationsExternal
Boylan B, Rice AS, De Staercke C, Eyster ME, Yaish HM, Knoll CM, Bean CJ, Miller CH.
J Thromb Haemost. 2015 Jun;13(6):1036-42.
- Evaluation of von Willebrand factor phenotypes and genotypes in Hemophilia A patients with and without identified F8 mutationsExternal
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Prevalence of HPV after introduction of the vaccination program in the United StatesExternal
Markowitz LE, Liu G, Hariri S, Steinau M, Dunne EF, Unger ER.
Pediatrics. 2016 Feb 22.
Inactivated poliovirus type 2 vaccine delivered to rat skin via high density microprojection array elicits potent neutralising antibody responsesExternal
Muller DA, Pearson FE, Fernando GJ, Agyei-Yeboah C, Owens NS, Corrie SR, Crichton ML, Wei JC, Weldon WC, Oberste MS, Young PR, Kendall MA.
Sci Rep. 2016 ;6:22094.
- Prevalence of HPV after introduction of the vaccination program in the United StatesExternal
Recovery of West Nile virus envelope protein domain III chimeras with altered antigenicity and mouse virulenceExternal
McAuley AJ, Torres M, Plante JA, Huang CY, Bente DA, Beasley DW.
J Virol. 2016 Feb 24.
Real-time polymerase chain reaction detection of angiostrongylus cantonensis DNA in cerebrospinal fluid from patients with eosinophilic meningitisExternal
Qvarnstrom Y, Xayavong M, da Silva AC, Park SY, Whelen AC, Calimlim PS, Sciulli RH, Honda SA, Higa K, Kitsutani P, Chea N, Heng S, Johnson S, Graeff-Teixeira C, Fox LM, da Silva AJ.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jan 6;94(1):176-81.
- Recovery of West Nile virus envelope protein domain III chimeras with altered antigenicity and mouse virulenceExternal
A longitudinal study of the durability of long-lasting insecticidal nets in ZambiaExternal
Tan KR, Coleman J, Smith B, Hamainza B, Katebe-Sakala C, Kean C, Kowal A, Vanden Eng J, Parris TK, Mapp CT, Smith SC, Wirtz R, Kamuliwo M, Craig AS.
Malar J. 2016 ;15(1):106.
- A longitudinal study of the durability of long-lasting insecticidal nets in ZambiaExternal
Impact of the 5As brief counseling on smoking cessation among pregnant clients of Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) clinics in OhioExternal
Olaiya O, Sharma AJ, Tong VT, Dee D, Quinn C, Agaku IT, Conrey EJ, Kuiper NM, Satten GA.
Prev Med. 2015 Dec;81:438-43.
- Impact of the 5As brief counseling on smoking cessation among pregnant clients of Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) clinics in OhioExternal
The names of CDC authors are indicated in bold text.
Articles published in the past 6-8 weeks authored by CDC or ATSDR staff.
Use of claims data to estimate annual cervical cancer screening percentages in Portland metropolitan area, OregonExternal
Abdullah N, Laing RS, Hariri S, Young CM, Schafer S.
Cancer Epidemiol. 2016 Feb 18;41:106-112.
Treatment patterns and short-term outcomes in ischemic stroke in pregnancy or postpartum periodExternal
Leffert LR, Clancy CR, Bateman BT, Cox M, Schulte PJ, Smith EE, Fonarow GC, Kuklina EV, George MG, Schwamm LH.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Dec 18.
Lung function decline over 25 years of follow-up among black and white adults in the ARIC study cohortExternal
Mirabelli MC, Preisser JS, Loehr LR, Agarwal SK, Barr RG, Couper DJ, Hankinson JL, Hyun N, Folsom AR, London SJ.
Respir Med. 2016 Feb 11.
Reducing recreational sedentary screen time: A Community Guide systematic reviewExternal
Ramsey Buchanan L, Rooks-Peck CR, Finnie RK, Wethington HR, Jacob V, Fulton JE, Johnson DB, Kahwati LC, Pratt CA, Ramirez G, Glanz K.
Am J Prev Med. 2016 Mar;50(3):402-15.
- Use of claims data to estimate annual cervical cancer screening percentages in Portland metropolitan area, OregonExternal
Estimates of parainfluenza virus-associated hospitalizations and cost among children aged less than 5 years in the United States, 1998-2010External
Abedi GR, Prill MM, Langley GE, Wikswo ME, Weinberg GA, Curns AT, Schneider E.
J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016 Mar;5(1):7-13.
Al-Abdallat M, Dawson P, Haddadin AJ, El-Shoubary W, Dueger E, Al-Sanouri T, Said MM, Talaat M.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2016 Mar;10(2):91-7. Cdc-pdfExternal
Histoplasmosis-associated hospitalizations in the United States, 2001-2012External
Benedict K, Derado G, Mody RK.
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Jan;3(1):ofv219.
Bacterial sexually transmitted disease screening outside the clinic-implications for the modern sexually transmitted disease programExternal
Bernstein KT, Chow JM, Pathela P, Gift TL.
Sex Transm Dis. 2016 Feb;43(2 Suppl 1):S42-52.
Program evaluation for sexually transmitted disease programs: In support of effective interventionsExternal
Sex Transm Dis. 2016 Feb;43(2 Suppl 1):S11-7.
Evaluation of community-based treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis in BangladeshExternal
Cavanaugh JS, Kurbatova E, Alami NN, Mangan J, Sultana Z, Ahmed S, Begum V, Sultana S, Daru P, Ershova J, Golubkov A, Banu S, Heffelfinger JD.
Trop Med Int Health. 2016 Jan;21(1):131-139.
Trends and determinants of survival for over 200 000 patients on antiretroviral treatment in the Botswana National Program: 2002-2013External
Farahani M, Price N, El-Halabi S, Mlaudzi N, Keapoletswe K, Lebelonyane R, Fetogang EB, Chebani T, Kebaabetswe P, Masupe T, Gabaake K, Auld A, Nkomazana O, Marlink R.
Aids. 2016 Jan 28;30(3):477-85.
Variation in attrition at subnational level: review of the Botswana National HIV/AIDS Treatment (Masa) Programme data (2002-2013)External
Farahani M, Price N, El-Halabi S, Mlaudzi N, Keapoletswe K, Lebelonyane R, Fetogang EB, Chebani T, Kebaabetswe P, Masupe T, Gabaake K, Auld A, Nkomazana O, Marlink R.
Trop Med Int Health. 2016 Jan;21(1):18-27.
Genetic determinants of drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and their diagnostic valueExternal
Farhat MR, Sultana R, Iartchouk O, Bozeman S, Galagan J, Sisk P, Stolte C, Nebenzahl-Guimaraes H, Jacobson K, Sloutsky A, Kaur D, Posey J, Kreiswirth BN, Kurepina N, Rigouts L, Streicher EM, Victor TC, Warren RM, van Soolingen D, Murray M.
Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 Feb 24.
Predicting the marginal impact of interventions – issues and challengesExternal
Gift TL, Aral SO.
Sex Transm Dis. 2016 Feb;43(2 Suppl 1):S8-s10.
Partner services in sexually transmitted disease prevention programs: a reviewExternal
Hogben M, Collins D, Hoots B, O’Connor K.
Sex Transm Dis. 2016 Feb;43(2 Suppl 1):S53-62.
Assessment: a core function for implementing effective interventions in sexually transmitted disease control programsExternal
Kroeger K, Torrone E, Nelson R.
Sex Transm Dis. 2016 Feb;43(2 Suppl 1):S3-7.
Monitoring HIV and AIDS related policy reforms: a Road Map to Strengthen Policy Monitoring and Implementation in PEPFAR partner countriesExternal
Lane J, Verani A, Hijazi M, Hurley E, Hagopian A, Judice N, MacInnis R, Sanford S, Zelek S, Katz A.
PLoS One. 2016 ;11(2):e0146720.
Sexually transmitted disease prevention policies in the United States: evidence and opportunitiesExternal
Leichliter JS, Seiler N, Wohlfeiler D.
Sex Transm Dis. 2016 Feb;43(2 Suppl 1):S113-21.
Evaluation of routine HIV opt-out screening and continuum of care services following entry into eight prison reception centers – California, 2012External
Lucas KD, Eckert V, Behrends CN, Wheeler C, MacGowan RJ, Mohle-Boetani JC.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 ;65(7):178-181.
Enrollment in HIV care two years after HIV diagnosis in the kingdom of Swaziland: An evaluation of a national program of new linkage proceduresExternal
MacKellar DA, Williams D, Storer N, Okello V, Azih C, Drummond J, Nuwagaba-Biribonwoha H, Preko P, Morgan RL, Dlamini M, Byrd J, Agolory S, Baughman AL, McNairy ML, Sahabo R, Ehrenkranz P.
PLoS One. 2016 ;11(2):e0150086.
Mind the gap: TB trends in the USA and the UK, 2000-2011External
Nnadi CD, Anderson LF, Armstrong LR, Stagg HR, Pedrazzoli D, Pratt R, Heilig CM, Abubakar I, Moonan PK.
Thorax. 2016 Feb 23.
Prevalence of HIV among U.S. female sex workers: Systematic review and meta-analysisExternal
Paz-Bailey G, Noble M, Salo K, Tregear SJ.
AIDS Behav. 2016 Feb 25.
Notes from the field: Ebola virus disease response activities during a mass displacement event after flooding – Freetown, Sierra Leone, September-November, 2015External
Ratto J, Ivy W, Purfield A, Bangura J, Omoko A, Boateng I, Duffy N, Sims G, Beamer B, Pi-Sunyer T, Kamara S, Conteh S, Redd J.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 ;65(7):188-189.
Prevalence of chronic hepatitis B virus (HBV) infection in U.S. households: National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES), 1988-2012External
Roberts H, Kruszon-Moran D, Ly KN, Hughes E, Iqbal K, Jiles RB, Holmberg SD.
Hepatology. 2016 Feb;63(2):388-97.
Delayed entry into HIV medical care in a nationally representative sample of HIV-infected adults receiving medical care in the USAExternal
Robertson M, Wei SC, Beer L, Adedinsewo D, Stockwell S, Dombrowski JC, Johnson C, Skarbinski J.
AIDS Care. 2016 Mar;28(3):325-33.
Update: influenza activity – United States, October 4, 2015-February 6, 2016External
Russell K, Blanton L, Kniss K, Mustaquim D, Smith S, Cohen J, Garg S, Flannery B, Fry AM, Grohskopf LA, Bresee J, Wallis T, Sessions W, Garten R, Xu X, Elal AI, Gubareva L, Barnes J, Wentworth DE, Burns E, Katz J, Jernigan D, Brammer L.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 ;65(6):146-53.
Current and (potential) future effects of the Affordable Care Act on HIV preventionExternal
Viall AH, McCray E, Mermin J, Wortley P.
Curr HIV/AIDS Rep. 2016 Feb 19.
- Estimates of parainfluenza virus-associated hospitalizations and cost among children aged less than 5 years in the United States, 1998-2010External
Predicting malaria vector distribution under climate change scenarios in China: Challenges for malaria eliminationExternal
Ren Z, Wang D, Ma A, Hwang J, Bennett A, Sturrock HJ, Fan J, Zhang W, Yang D, Feng X, Xia Z, Zhou XN, Wang J.
Sci Rep. 2016 ;6:20604.
- Predicting malaria vector distribution under climate change scenarios in China: Challenges for malaria eliminationExternal
Aggregation of adenovirus 2 in source water and impacts on disinfection by chlorineExternal
Kahler AM, Cromeans TL, Metcalfe MG, Humphrey CD, Hill VR.
Food Environ Virol. 2016 Feb 24.
Mercapturic acids: recent advances in their determination by liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry and their use in toxicant metabolism studies and in occupational and environmental exposure studiesExternal
Mathias PI, B’Hymer C.
Biomarkers. 2016 Feb 22:1-23.
Prenatal exposure to perfluorocarboxylic acids (pfcas) and fetal and postnatal growth in the Taiwan Maternal and Infant Cohort StudyExternal
Wang Y, Adgent M, Su PH, Chen HY, Chen PC, Hsiung CA, Wang SL.
Environ Health Perspect. 2016 Feb 19.
- Aggregation of adenovirus 2 in source water and impacts on disinfection by chlorineExternal
Outbreak of foodborne botulism associated with improperly jarred pesto – Ohio and California, 2014External
Burke P, Needham M, Jackson BR, Bokanyi R, St Germain E, Englender SJ.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 ;65(7):175-177.
- Outbreak of foodborne botulism associated with improperly jarred pesto – Ohio and California, 2014External
Kroppenstedtia pulmonis sp. nov. and Kroppenstedtia sanguinis sp. nov., isolated from human patientsExternal
Bell ME, Lasker BA, Klenk HP, Hoyles L, Sproer C, Schumann P, Brown JM.
Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2016 Feb 24.
Pharmacogenetic allele nomenclature: International workgroup recommendations for test result reportingExternal
Kalman LV, Agundez J, Appell ML, Black JL, Bell GC, Boukouvala S, Bruckner C, et al .
Clin Pharmacol Ther. 2016 Feb;99(2):172-85.
Characterization of a Salivirus (Picornaviridae) from a diarrheal child in GuatemalaExternal
Ng TF, Magana L, Montmayeur A, Lopez MR, Gregoricus N, Oberste MS, Vinje J, Nix WA.
Genome Announc. 2016 ;4(1).
Epidemiologic association between FUT2 secretor status and severe rotavirus gastroenteritis in children in the United StatesExternal
Payne DC, Currier RL, Staat MA, Sahni LC, Selvarangan R, Halasa NB, Englund JA, Weinberg GA, Boom JA, Szilagyi PG, Klein EJ, Chappell J, Harrison CJ, Davidson BS, Mijatovic-Rustempasic S, Moffatt MD, McNeal M, Wikswo M, Bowen MD, Morrow AL, Parashar UD.
JAMA Pediatr. 2015 Nov;169(11):1040-5.
- Kroppenstedtia pulmonis sp. nov. and Kroppenstedtia sanguinis sp. nov., isolated from human patientsExternal
Health communication and social marketing campaigns for sexually transmitted disease prevention and control: what is the evidence of their effectiveness?External
Friedman AL, Kachur RE, Noar SM, McFarlane M.
Sex Transm Dis. 2016 Feb;43(2 Suppl 1):S83-s101.
- Health communication and social marketing campaigns for sexually transmitted disease prevention and control: what is the evidence of their effectiveness?External
Racial and ethnic differences in human papillomavirus positivity and risk factors among low-income women in Federally Qualified Health Centers in the United StatesExternal
Lin L, Benard VB, Greek A, Hawkins NA, Roland KB, Saraiya M.
Prev Med. 2015 Dec;81:258-61.
- Racial and ethnic differences in human papillomavirus positivity and risk factors among low-income women in Federally Qualified Health Centers in the United StatesExternal
The economic burden of childhood pneumococcal diseases in the GambiaExternal
Usuf E, Mackenzie G, Sambou S, Atherly D, Suraratdecha C.
Cost Eff Resour Alloc. 2016 ;14:4.
- The economic burden of childhood pneumococcal diseases in the GambiaExternal
Beyond infection: device utilization ratio as a performance measure for urinary catheter harmExternal
Fakih MG, Gould CV, Trautner BW, Meddings J, Olmsted RN, Krein SL, Saint S.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016 Mar;37(3):327-33.
Intestinal microbiome disruption in patients in a long-term acute care hospital: a case for development of microbiome disruption indices to improve infection preventionExternal
Halpin AL, de Man TJ, Kraft CS, Perry KA, Chan AW, Lieu S, Mikell J, Limbago BM, McDonald LC.
Am J Infect Control. 2016 Feb 19.
New societal approaches to empowering antibiotic stewardshipExternal
Spellberg B, Srinivasn A, Chambers HF.
Jama. 2016 Feb 25.
Notes from the field: Verona integron-encoded metallo-beta-lactamase-producing Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in a neonatal and adult intensive care unit – Kentucky, 2015External
Yaffee AQ, Roser L, Daniels K, Humbaugh K, Brawley R, Thoroughman D, Flinchum A.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 ;65(7):190.
- Beyond infection: device utilization ratio as a performance measure for urinary catheter harmExternal
The impact and cost-effectiveness of 3 doses of 9-valent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine among US females previously vaccinated with 4-valent HPV vaccineExternal
Chesson HW, Laprise JF, Brisson M, Markowitz LE.
J Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 9.
Effectiveness of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine against presumed bacterial pneumonia hospitalisation in HIV-uninfected South African children: a case-control studyExternal
Madhi SA, Groome MJ, Zar HJ, Kapongo CN, Mulligan C, Nzenze S, Moore DP, Zell ER, Whitney CG, Verani JR.
Thorax. 2015 Dec;70(12):1149-55.
Global varicella vaccine effectiveness: A meta-analysisExternal
Marin M, Marti M, Kambhampati A, Jeram SM, Seward JF.
Pediatrics. 2016 Feb 16.
Vaccination and 30-day mortality risk in children, adolescents, and young adultsExternal
McCarthy NL, Gee J, Sukumaran L, Weintraub E, Duffy J, Kharbanda EO, Baxter R, Irving S, King J, Daley MF, Hechter R, McNeil MM.
Pediatrics. 2016 Feb 1.
Complete influenza vaccination trends for children six to twenty-three monthsExternal
Santibanez TA, Grohskopf LA, Zhai Y, Kahn KE.
Pediatrics. 2016 Feb 2.
Prevention of antibiotic-nonsusceptible invasive pneumococcal disease with the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccineExternal
Tomczyk SM, Lynfield R, Schaffner W, Reingold A, Miller L, Petit S, Holtzman C, Zansky SM, Thomas A, Baumbach J, Harrison LH, Farley MM, Beall B, McGee L, Gierke R, Pondo T, Kim L.
Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 7.
Declining effectiveness of herpes zoster vaccine in adults 60 years and olderExternal
Tseng HF, Harpaz R, Luo Y, Hales CM, Sy LS, Tartof SY, Bialek S, Hechter RC, Jacobsen SJ.
J Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 9.
Impact and cost-effectiveness of a second tetanus toxoid, reduced diphtheria toxoid, and acellular pertussis (Tdap) vaccine dose to prevent pertussis in the United StatesExternal
Kamiya H, Cho BH, Messonnier M, Clark TA, Liang JL.
Vaccine. 2016 Feb 17.
- The impact and cost-effectiveness of 3 doses of 9-valent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine among US females previously vaccinated with 4-valent HPV vaccineExternal
A user-centered model for designing consumer mobile health application (apps)External
Schnall R, Rojas M, Bakken S, Brown W, Carballo-Dieguez A, Carry M, Gelaude D, Mosley JP, Travers J.
J Biomed Inform. 2016 Feb 20.
- A user-centered model for designing consumer mobile health application (apps)External
Road traffic fatalities in selected governorates of Iraq from 2010 to 2013: prospective surveillanceExternal
Leidman E, Maliniak M, Sultan AS, Hassan A, Hussain SJ, Bilukha OO.
Confl Health. 2016 ;10:2.
Prevalence and characteristics of sexual violence against men with disabilitiesExternal
Mitra M, Mouradian VE, Fox MH, Pratt C.
Am J Prev Med. 2016 Mar;50(3):311-7.
- Road traffic fatalities in selected governorates of Iraq from 2010 to 2013: prospective surveillanceExternal
Mammalian pathogenesis and transmission of H7N9 influenza viruses from three waves, 2013-2015External
Belser JA, Creager HM, Sun X, Gustin KM, Jones T, Shieh WJ, Maines TR, Tumpey TM.
J Virol. 2016 Feb 24.
The effects of apolipoprotein B depletion on HDL subspecies composition and functionExternal
Davidson WS, Heink A, Sexmith H, Melchior JT, Gordon SM, Kuklenyik Z, Woolett L, Barr JR, Jones JI, Toth CA, Shah AS.
J Lipid Res. 2016 Feb 23.
Common and distinct mechanisms of induced pulmonary fibrosis by particulate and soluble chemical fibrogenic agentsExternal
Dong J, Yu X, Porter DW, Battelli LA, Kashon ML, Ma Q.
Arch Toxicol. 2016 Feb;90(2):385-402.
Evaluation of the effect of valence state on cerium oxide nanoparticle toxicity following intratracheal instillation in ratsExternal
Dunnick KM, Morris AM, Badding MA, Barger M, Stefaniak AB, Sabolsky EM, Leonard SS.
Nanotoxicology. 2016 Feb 21:1-34.
Nocardia donostiensis sp. nov., isolated from human respiratory specimensExternal
Ercibengoa M, Bell M, Marimon JM, Humrighouse B, Klenk HP, Potter G, Perez-Trallero E.
Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2016 Feb 25.
Building laboratory capacity to support HIV care in Nigeria: Harvard/APIN PEPFAR, 2004-2012External
Hamel DJ, Sankale JL, Samuels JO, Sarr AD, Chaplin B, Ofuche E, Meloni ST, Okonkwo P, Kanki PJ.
Afr J Lab Med. 2015 ;4(1).
Simultaneous quantitation of hexacosanoyl lysophosphatidylcholine, amino acids, acylcarnitines, and succinylacetone during FIA-ESI-MS/MS analysis of dried blood spot extracts for newborn screeningExternal
Haynes CA, De Jesus VR.
Clin Biochem. 2016 Jan;49(1):161-5.
NADPH oxidase 1 is associated with altered host survival and t cell phenotypes after influenza A virus infection in miceExternal
Hofstetter AR, De La Cruz JA, Cao W, Patel J, Belser JA, McCoy J, Liepkalns JS, Amoah S, Cheng G, Ranjan P, Diebold BA, Shieh WJ, Zaki S, Katz JM, Sambhara S, Lambeth JD, Gangappa S.
PLoS One. 2016 ;11(2):e0149864.
Agreement of direct antifungal susceptibility testing from positive blood culture bottles with the conventional method for Candida speciesExternal
Jabeen K, Kumar H, Farooqi J, Mehboob R, Brandt ME, Zafar A.
J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Feb;54(2):343-8.
Association between shigella infection and diarrhea varies based on location and age of childrenExternal
Lindsay B, Saha D, Sanogo D, Das SK, Omore R, Farag TH, Nasrin D, Li S, Panchalingam S, Levine MM, Kotloff K, Nataro JP, Magder L, Hungerford L, Faruque AS, Oundo J, Hossain MA, Adeyemi M, Stine OC.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2015 Nov;93(5):918-24.
Subchronic exposures to fungal bioaerosols promotes allergic pulmonary inflammation in naive miceExternal
Nayak AP, Green BJ, Lemons AR, Marshall NB, Goldsmith WT, Kashon ML, Anderson SE, Germolec DR, Beezhold DH.
Clin Exp Allergy. 2016 Feb 19.
Effects of intratracheally instilled laser printer-emitted engineered nanoparticles in a mouse model: A case study of toxicological implications from nanomaterials released during consumer useExternal
Pirela SV, Lu X, Miousse I, Sisler JD, Qian Y, Guo N, Koturbash I, Castranova V, Thomas T, Godleski J, Demokritou P.
NanoImpact. 2016 ;1:1-8.
Optimizing virus identification in critically ill children suspected of having an acute severe viral infectionExternal
Randolph AG, Agan AA, Flanagan RF, Meece JK, Fitzgerald JC, Loftis LL, Truemper EJ, Li S, Ferdinands JM.
Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2016 Feb 18.
The salt-sensitive structure and zinc inhibition of Borrelia burgdorferi protease BbHtrAExternal
Russell TM, Tang X, Goldstein JM, Bagarozzi D, Johnson BJ.
Mol Microbiol. 2016 Feb;99(3):586-96.
Nanotoxicology ten years later: Lights and shadowsExternal
Shvedova A, Pietroiusti A, Kagan V.
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2016 Feb 18.
Long-term stability of inorganic, methyl and ethyl mercury in whole blood: Effects of storage temperature and timeExternal
Sommer YL, Ward CD, Pan Y, Caldwell KL, Jones RL.
J Anal Toxicol. 2016 Feb 23.
Factors associated with real-time RT-PCR cycle threshold values among medically attended influenza episodesExternal
Spencer S, Chung J, Thompson M, Piedra PA, Jewell A, Avadhanula V, Mei M, Jackson ML, Meece J, Sundaram M, Belongia EA, Cross R, Johnson E, Bullotta A, Rinaldo C, Gaglani M, Murthy K, Clipper L, Berman L, Flannery B.
J Med Virol. 2016 Apr;88(4):719-23.
Survey of influenza and other respiratory viruses diagnostic testing in US hospitals, 2012-2013External
Su S, Fry AM, Kirley PD, Aragon D, Yousey-Hindes K, Meek J, Openo K, Oni O, Sharangpani R, Morin C, Hollick G, Lung K, Laidler M, Lindegren ML, Schaffner W, Atkinson A, Chaves SS.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2016 Mar;10(2):86-90.
Strengthening laboratory capacity through the surveillance of rotavirus gastroenteritis in Central Africa: the Surveillance Epidemiologique en Afrique Centrale (SURVAC) ProjectExternal
Waku-Kouomou D, Esona MD, Pukuta E, Gouandijka-Vasilache I, Boula A, Dahl BA, Mondonge V, Mekontso D, Guifara G, Mbary-Daba R, Lewis J, Yahaya AA, Mwenda JM, Cavallaro KF, Gody JC, Muyembe JJ, Koki-Ndombo P, Bowen MD.
Trop Med Int Health. 2016 Jan;21(1):122-130.
Nanotopographical modulation of cell function through nuclear deformationExternal
Wang K, Bruce A, Mezan R, Kadiyala A, Wang L, Dawson J, Rojanasakul Y, Yang Y.
ACS Appl Mater Interfaces. 2016 Feb 16.
The influence of inhaled multi-walled carbon nanotubes on the autonomic nervous systemExternal
Zheng W, McKinney W, Kashon M, Salmen R, Castranova V, Kan H.
Part Fibre Toxicol. 2016 ;13(1):8.
- Mammalian pathogenesis and transmission of H7N9 influenza viruses from three waves, 2013-2015External
Factors associated with self-reported menu-labeling usage among US adultsExternal
Lee-Kwan SH, Pan L, Maynard LM, McGuire LC, Park S.
J Acad Nutr Diet. 2016 Feb 10.
Prevalence of sugar-sweetened beverage intake among adults – 23 states and the District of Columbia, 2013External
Park S, Xu F, Town M, Blanck HM.
MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2016 ;65(7):169-174.
- Factors associated with self-reported menu-labeling usage among US adultsExternal
Separate and joint associations of shift work and sleep quality with lipidsExternal
Charles LE, Gu JK, Tinney-Zara CA, Fekedulegn D, Ma CC, Baughman P, Hartley TA, Andrew ME, Violanti JM, Burchfiel C.
Saf Health Work. .
Fibrosis biomarkers in workers exposed to MWCNTsExternal
Fatkhutdinova LM, Khaliullin TO, Vasil’yeva OL, Zalyalov RR, Mustafin IG, Kisin ER, Birch ME, Yanamala N, Shvedova AA.
Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2016 Feb 19.
Respirable crystalline silica exposures during asphalt pavement milling at eleven highway construction sitesExternal
Hammond DR, Shulman SA, Echt AS.
J Occup Environ Hyg. 2016 Feb 25:0.
Organizational characteristics influence implementation of worksite health protection and promotion programs: Evidence from smaller businessesExternal
McLellan DL, Caban-Martinez AJ, Nelson CC, Pronk NP, Katz JN, Allen JD, Davis KL, Wagner GR, Sorensen G.
J Occup Environ Med. 2015 Sep;57(9):1009-16.
Validation of a new metric for assessing the integration of health protection and health promotion in a sample of small- and medium-sized employer groupsExternal
Williams JA, Nelson CC, Caban-Martinez AJ, Katz JN, Wagner GR, Pronk NP, Sorensen G, McLellan DL.
J Occup Environ Med. 2015 Sep;57(9):1017-21.
- Separate and joint associations of shift work and sleep quality with lipidsExternal
Primaquine to reduce transmission of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Mali: a single-blind, dose-ranging, adaptive randomised phase 2 trialExternal
Dicko A, Brown JM, Diawara H, Baber I, Mahamar A, Soumare HM, Sanogo K, Koita F, Keita S, Traore SF, Chen I, Poirot E, Hwang J, McCulloch C, Lanke K, Pett H, Niemi M, Nosten F, Bousema T, Gosling R.
Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 Feb 19.
Malaria prevention strategies: Adherence among Boston area travelers visiting malaria-endemic countriesExternal
Stoney RJ, Chen LH, Jentes ES, Wilson ME, Han PV, Benoit CM, MacLeod WB, Hamer DH, Barnett ED.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jan 6;94(1):136-42.
- Primaquine to reduce transmission of Plasmodium falciparum malaria in Mali: a single-blind, dose-ranging, adaptive randomised phase 2 trialExternal
Unintended pregnancy risk and contraceptive use among women 45-50 years old: Massachusetts, 2006, 2008, and 2010External
Godfrey EM, Zapata LB, Cox CM, Curtis KM, Marchbanks PA.
Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2015 Dec 13.
Barriers and facilitators to health center implementation of evidence-based clinical practices in adolescent reproductive health servicesExternal
Hallum-Montes R, Middleton D, Schlanger K, Romero L.
J Adolesc Health. 2016 Mar;58(3):276-83.
The impact of ART on live birth outcomes: Differing experiences across three statesExternal
Luke S, Sappenfield WM, Kirby RS, McKane P, Bernson D, Zhang Y, Chuong F, Cohen B, Boulet SL, Kissin DM.
Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol. 2016 Feb 23.
- Unintended pregnancy risk and contraceptive use among women 45-50 years old: Massachusetts, 2006, 2008, and 2010External
Differences between residential and non-residential fathers on sexual socialisation of African American youthExternal
Sneed CD, Willis LA.
Sex Education. 2016 Mar;16(2):199-212.
- Differences between residential and non-residential fathers on sexual socialisation of African American youthExternal
Exposure and response to current text-only smokeless tobacco health warnings among smokeless tobacco users aged >/= 18years, United States, 2012-2013External
Agaku IT, Singh T, Rolle IV, Ayo-Yusuf OA.
Prev Med. 2016 Feb 15.
Self-reported prevalence of alcohol screening among U.S. adultsExternal
Denny CH, Hungerford DW, McKnight-Eily LR, Green PP, Dang EP, Cannon MJ, Cheal NE, Sniezek JE.
Am J Prev Med. 2016 Mar;50(3):380-3.
- Exposure and response to current text-only smokeless tobacco health warnings among smokeless tobacco users aged >/= 18years, United States, 2012-2013External
Expanding range of Amblyomma americanum and simultaneous changes in the epidemiology of spotted fever group rickettsiosis in the United StatesExternal
Dahlgren FS, Paddock CD, Springer YP, Eisen RJ, Behravesh CB.
Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2016 Jan 6;94(1):35-42.
National surveillance of spotted fever group rickettsioses in the United States, 2008-2012External
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A crucial time for public health preparedness: Zika virus and the 2016 Olympics, Umrah, and HajjExternal
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Update: interim guidelines for health care providers caring for infants and children with possible Zika virus infection – United States, February 2016External
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Experimental transfusion-induced Babesia microti infection: dynamics of parasitemia and immune responses in a rhesus macaque modelExternal
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Early indicators of fatal leptospirosis during the 2010 epidemic in Puerto RicoExternal
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Zoonoses Public Health. 2016 Feb 19.
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