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1971 …2019
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Projects 2009 2019

Research Output 1971 2018

Endemic Flea-Borne Typhus
Acute Disease
Delivery of Health Care
Human Influenza
Rickettsia typhi
9 Citations

A review of the global epidemiology of scrub typhus

Xu, G., Walker, D., Jupiter, D., Melby, P. & Arcari, C. M., Nov 3 2017, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 11, 11, e0006062.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Scrub Typhus
Epidemiology
Orientia tsutsugamushi
Public Health
Neglected Diseases
6 Citations

CD8+T cells provide immune protection against murine disseminated endotheliotropic Orientia tsutsugamushi infection

Xu, G., Mendell, N. L., Liang, Y., Shelite, T., Goez-Rivillas, Y., Soong, L., Bouyer, D. & Walker, D., Jul 19 2017, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 11, 7, e0005763.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Orientia tsutsugamushi
T-Lymphocytes
Infection
Bacterial Load
Immunity

Fibroblast growth factor receptor-1 mediates internalization of pathogenic spotted fever rickettsiae into host endothelium

Sahni, A., Patel, J., Narra, H. P., Schroeder, C. L. C., Walker, D. & Sahni, S., Aug 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 8, e0183181.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Receptor, Fibroblast Growth Factor, Type 1
Rickettsia
Endothelial cells
endothelium
Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptors
9 Citations

Flea-Borne Rickettsioses and Rickettsiae

Blanton, L. & Walker, D., Jan 1 2017, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 96, 1, p. 53-56 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Siphonaptera
Rickettsia
Rickettsia felis
Rickettsia typhi
Ecology