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  • Laura Silo-suh, Benjamin James Lethbridge, Sandra J. Raffel, Hongjun He, Jon Clardy, Jo Handelsman
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Applied and environmental microbiology
  • 1994 (First Publication: 1 June 1994)
  • Cultures and culture filtrates of Bacillus cereus UW85 suppress damping-off of alfalfa caused by Phytophthora medicaginis. We studied the role in disease suppression of two antibiotics from cultureExpand
  • Greg A. Somerville, Battouli Saïd-Salim, J M Wickman, Sandra J. Raffel, Barry Kreiswirth, James M Musser
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Infection and Immunity
  • 2003 (First Publication: 1 August 2003)
  • ABSTRACT Recently, we reported that the prototypical Staphylococcus aureus strain RN6390 (a derivative of NCTC 8325) had significantly reduced aconitase activity relative to a diverse group of S.Expand
  • Qiyuan Dai, Blanca I Restrepo, Stephen F Porcella, Sandra J. Raffel, Tom G. Schwan, Alan G. Barbour
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Molecular microbiology
  • 2006 (First Publication: 1 August 2006)
  • The relapsing fever agent Borrelia hermsii undergoes multiphasic antigenic variation through gene conversion of a unique expression site on a linear plasmid by an archived variable antigen gene. ToExpand
  • Tom G. Schwan, Jennifer M. Anderson, +7 authors Sekou F. Traore
  • Medicine, Biology
  • PLoS neglected tropical diseases
  • 2012 (First Publication: 1 November 2012)
  • Background Tick-borne relapsing fever spirochetes are maintained in endemic foci that involve a diversity of small mammals and argasid ticks in the genus Ornithodoros. Most epidemiological studies ofExpand
  • Tom G. Schwan, Sandra J. Raffel, +5 authors Stephen F Porcella
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of Clinical Microbiology
  • 2005 (First Publication: 1 August 2005)
  • ABSTRACT Isolates of Borrelia turicatae, Borrelia parkeri, and the Florida canine borrelia (FCB) were examined to further phylogenetically characterize the identities of these spirochetes in theExpand
  • D. Safronetz, J. E. Lopez, +8 authors H. Feldmann
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Emerging infectious diseases
  • 2010 (First Publication: 1 July 2010)
  • To determine whether Lassa virus was circulating in southern Mali, we tested samples from small mammals from 3 villages, including Soromba, where in 2009 a British citizen probably contracted aExpand