Canadian Research 2010-Present

photo showing researcherPlease note that while summaries of the journal articles listed below are fairly universally accessible by members of the public, full text access often (though not always) requires a fee and/or account.

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Last updated: May 10, 2019

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Patterson JW, Duncan AM, McIntyre KC, and Lloyd VK, Evidence for genetic hybridization between Ixodes scapularis and Ixodes cookei, Canadian Journal of Zoology, vol. 95, no. 8, 2017.
McPherson M, García-García A, Cuesta-Valero FJ, Beltrami H, Hansen-Ketchum P, MacDougall D, and Ogden NH, Expansion of the Lyme Disease Vector Ixodes scapularis in Canada Inferred from CMIP5 Climate Projections, Environmental Health Perspectives, vol. 125, no. 5, 2017.
Aenishaenslin C, Bouchard C, Koffi JK, and Ogden NH, Exposure and preventive behaviours toward ticks and Lyme disease in Canada: Results from a first national survey., Ticks Tick Borne Dis., vol. 8, no. 1, 2017.
Scott JD, First record of locally acquired human babesiosis in Canada caused by Babesia duncani: a case report, SAGE Open Medical Case Reports, vol. 5, 2017.
Kadkhoda K, Dumouchel C, Brancato J, Gretchen A, and Krause PJ, Human seroprevalence of Borrelia miyamotoi in Manitoba, Canada, in 2011-2014: a cross-sectional study., CMAJ Open, vol. 5, no. 3, 2017.
W. A. Kao, Pětrošová H, Ebady R, Lithgow, K. V., Rojas, P., Zhang Y, Kim, Y. E., Kim YR, Odisho T, Gupta N, Moter, A., Cameron, C. E., and Moriarty TJ, Identification of Tp0751 (Pallilysin) as a Treponema pallidum Vascular Adhesin by Heterologous Expression in the Lyme disease Spirochete, Sci Rep, vol. 7, no. 1, 2017.
Clow KM, Ogden NH, Lindsay LR, Michel P, Pearl DL, and Jardine CM, The influence of abiotic and biotic factors on the invasion of Ixodes scapularis in Ontario, Canada, Ticks Tick Borne Dis., vol. S1877-959X, no. 17, 2017.
A. Andre, Mouton, A., Millien V, and Michaux, P., Liver microbiome of Peromyscus leucopus, a key reservoir host species for emerging infectious diseases in North America, Infect Genet Evol., vol. 52, pp. 10-18, 2017.
Kilpatrick AM, Dobson ADM, Levi T, Salkeld DJ, Swei A, Ginsberg HS, Kjemtrup A, Padgett KA, Jensen PM, Fish D, Ogden NH, and Diuk-Wasser MA, Lyme disease ecology in a changing world: consensus, uncertainty and critical gaps for improving control, Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci, vol. 372, no. 1722, 2017.
V. P. Vien, Bassi, R., Maxim, T., and Bogoch, I. I., Lyme disease vs Baggio-Yoshinari syndrome in a returned traveller from Brazil, J Travel Med, vol. 24, no. 5, 2017.
Clow KM, Weese JS, Rousseau J, and Jardine CM, Microbiota of field-collected Ixodes scapularis and Dermacentor variabilis from eastern and southern Ontario, Canada, Ticks Tick Borne Dis., vol. S1877-959X, no. 17, 2017.
Lou Y and Wu J, Modeling Lyme disease transmission, Infect Dis Model, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 229-243, 2017.
Levy S, Northern Trek: The Spread of Ixodes scapularis into Canada, Environ Health Perspect., vol. 125, no. 7, 2017.
Clow KM, Leighton PA, Ogden NH, Lindsay LR, Michel P, Pearl DL, and Jardine CM, Northward range expansion of Ixodes scapularis evident over a short timescale in Ontario, Canada, PLoS One, vol. 12, no. 12, 2017.
Niddam AF, Ebady R, Bansal AK, Koehler, A., Hinz, B., and Moriarty TJ, Plasma fibronectin stabilizes Borrelia burgdorferi-endothelial interactions under vascular shear stress by a catch-bond mechanism, Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, vol. 114, no. 17, pp. E3490-E3498, 2017.
Gasmi S, Ogden NH, Leighton PA, Adam-Poupart A, Milord F, Lindsay LR, Barkati S, and Thivierge K, Practices of Lyme disease diagnosis and treatment by general practitioners in Quebec, 2008-2015, BMC Fam Pract. , vol. 18, no. 1, 2017.
Gabriele-Rivet V, Koffi JK, Pelcat Y, Arsenault J, Cheng A, Lindsay LR, Lysyk TJ, Rochon K, and Ogden NH, A Risk Model for the Lyme Disease Vector Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) in the Prairie Provinces of Canada, J Med Entomol, vol. 2017 Feb 26, 2017.
Bouquet J, Gardy JL, Brown S, Pfeil J, Miller RR, Morshed M, Avina-Zubieta A, Shojania K, McCabe M, Parker S, Uyaguari M, Federman S, Tang P, Steiner T, and Otterstater M, RNA-Seq Analysis of Gene Expression, Viral Pathogen, and B-Cell/T-Cell Receptor Signatures in Complex Chronic Disease., Clin Infect Dis., vol. 64, no. 4, 2017.
Carson PK, Holloway K, Dimitrova K, Rogers L, Chaulk AC, Lang AS, Whitney HG, Drebot MA, and Chapman TW, The Seasonal Timing of Snowshoe Hare Virus Transmission on the Island of Newfoundland, Canada, J Med Entomol., vol. 54, no. 3, 2017.
Lau L, Wudel B, Kadkhoda K, and Keynan Y, Snowshoe Hare Virus Causing Meningoencephalitis in a Young Adult From Northern Manitoba, Canada, Open Forum Infect Dis, vol. 4, no. 3, 2017.