Mycobacteriosis Bibliography

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  1. American Thoracic Society Board of Directors. 1997. Diagnosis and Treatment of Disease Caused by Nontuberculous Mycobacteria. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine (Supplement:) 156.
  2. Aubry, A., O. Chosidow, E. Caumes, J. Robert, and E. Cambau. 2002. Sixty-three cases of Mycobacterium marinum infection. Clinical features, treatment, and antibiotic susceptibility of causative isolates. Archives of Internal Medicine 162:1746-1752.
  3. Belas, R., P. Faloon, and A. Hannaford. 1995. Potential applications of molecular biology to the study of fish mycobacteriosis. Annual Review of Fish Diseases 5:133-173.
  4. Bhatty, M. A., D. P. J. Turner, and S. T. Chamberlain. 2000. Mycobacterium marinum hand infection: case reports and review of literature. British Journal of Plastic Surgery 53:161-165.
  5. Blankenship, K. 2002. MD, conservation groups seek money to study mycobacteriosis / Beset by budget woes, state may ask for funds from federal sources. Bay Journal.
  6. Blankenship, K. 2002. Mycobacteriosis poses no major threat to humans if treated in time. Bay Journal.
  7. Blankenship, K. 2002. States, feds to coordinate study of striped bass infections in Bay. Bay Journal.
  8. Blankenship, K. 2002. Striped bass illness baffles Bay scientists / Questions include source of infection, risk to fish, humans. Bay Journal.
  9. Burge, E., P. Van Veld, H. Chen, L. Hanson, and R. Shivaji. 1999. Nramp in striped bass (Morone saxatilis) and relation to mycobacterial infections. in Tidewater Chapter of the American Fisheries Society Meeting, Gloucester Point, VA.
  10. Burge, E.J. 2003. A Mycobacterium-inducible Nramp in striped bass Morone saxatilis, Ph.D. thesis, College of William and Mary, Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, Virginia.
  11. Burge, E.J., D.T. Gauthier, C.A. Ottinger, and P.A. Van Veld. 2004. Mycobacterium-inducible Nramp in striped bass (Morone saxatilis), Infection and Immunity, 72 (3), 1626-36.
  12. Burge, E. J., and P. A. Van Veld. 2000. Understanding mycobacteriosis in striped bass (Morone saxatilis): The role of the natural resistance-associated macrophage protein, Nramp, in resistance to marine pathogens. in 25th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop, Plymouth, MA.
  13. Burnett, K. G., M. W. Rhodes, L. E. Burnett, and H. I. Kator. 2000. Bacteriostatic activity of Morone saxatilis head kidney cells against environmental isolates of Mycobacterium Sp. in 25th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Plymouth, MA.
  14. Butler, W. R., J. T. Crawford, and K. Shutt. 1999. Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Reported to the Public Health Laboratory Information System by State Public Health Laboratories United States, 1993-1996. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Atlanta, GA 30333.
  15. Butler, W. R., M. M. Floyd, V. Silcox, G. Cage, E. Desmond, P. S. Duffey, L. S. Guthertz, W. M. Gross, K. C. J. Jost, L. S. Ramos, L. Thibert, and N. Warren. 1996. Standardized Method for HPLC Identification of Mycobacteria. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
  16. Cardinal, J. L. 2001. Mycobacteriosis in striped bass, Morone saxatilis, from Virginia waters of Chesapeake Bay. MS. Virginia Institute of Marine Science, College of William and Mary, Gloucester Pt. VA.
  17. Collins, C. H., J. M. Grange, W. C. Noble, and M. D. Yates. 1985. Mycobacterium marinum infections in man. Journal of Hygiene (London) 94:135-149.
  18. Collins, C. H., J. M. Grange, and M. D. Yates. 1984. Mycobacteria in water. Journal of Applied Bacteriology 57:193-211.
  19. Colston, M. J. 1996. The molecular basis of mycobacterial infection. Molecular Aspects of Medicine 17:385-454.
  20. Dailloux, M., C. Laurain, M. Weber, and P. Hartemann. 1999. Water and nontuberculous mycobacteria. Water Research 33:2219-2228.
  21. Dobos, K., F. D. Quinn, D. A. Ashford, C. R. Horsburgh, and C. H. King. 1999. Emergence of a unique group of necrotizing mycobacterial diseases. Emerging Infectious Diseases 5:367-378.
  22. Elankumaran, S., R. A. Heckert, J. Jacobs, R. Ahmed, B. Coakley, C. Weedon, L. Pieper, K. Roscher, C. Driscoll, C. Poukish, and A. Baya. 2001. Detection and characterization of a new Mycobacterium species in wild striped bass from the Chesapeake Bay. in 26th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Kearneysville, WV 25430.
  23. Falkinham, J. O., III, B. C. Parker, and H. Gruft. 1980. Epidemiology of infection by nontuberculous mycobacteria. I. Geographic distribution in the eastern United States. American Review of Respiratory Disease 121:931-937.
  24. Falkinham, J. O., III. 1996. Epidemiology of infection by nontuberculous mycobacteria. Clinical Microbiology Reviews 9:177-215.
  25. Flowers, D. J. 1970. Human infection due to Mycobacterium marinum after a dolphin bite. Journal of Clinical Pathology 23:475-477.
  26. Gauthier, D. T., P. Mason, M. Rhodes, H. Kator, S. L. Kaattari, and S. L. Vogelbein. 2000. Ultrastructural interaction between Mycobacterium Spp. and peritoneal mononuclear phagocytes of striped bass (Morone saxatilis). in 25th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Plymouth, MA.
  27. Gauthier, D. T., W. K. Vogelbein, M. Rhodes, H. Kator, S. L. Kaattari, and C. A. Ottinger. 2002. Experimental mycobacteriosis in striped bass (Morone saxatilis): histology. in Abstracts of Fourth International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health (Mycobacteria Special Session), New Orleans, LA.
  28. George, K. L., B. C. Parker, H. Gruft, and J. O. Falkinham III. 1980. Epidemiology of infection by nontuberculosis mycobacteria II. Growth and survival in natural waters. American Review of Respiratory Disease 122:89-94.
  29. Gluckman, S. J. 1995. Mycobacterium marinum. Clinical Dermatology 13:273-276.
  30. Griffith, D. E., and R. J. Wallace, Jr. 1996. New developments in the treatment of nontuberculous mycobacterial (NTM) disease. Semin Respir Infect 11:301-310.
  31. Hale, M. J. 2000. Mycobacterial infection: a histopathological chameleon. Current Diagnostic Pathology 6:93-102.
  32. Hautmann, G., A. Katsambas, and T. Lotti. 1997. Non-tuberculous mycobacterial skin infections. Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology 9:1-35.
  33. Heckert, R. A., S. Elankumaran, A. Milani, and A. Baya. 2001. Detection of a new Mycobacterium species in wild striped bass in the Chesapeake Bay. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 39:710-715.
  34. Hedrick, R. P., T. McDowell, and J. Groff. 1987. Mycobacteriosis in cultured striped bass from California. Journal of Wildlife Disease 23.
  35. Holland, S. M. 2001. Nontuberculous mycobacteria. Am J Med Sci 321:49-55.
  36. Horsburgh, C. R., Jr. 1996. Epidemiology of disease caused by nontuberculous mycobacteria. Semin Respir Infect 11:244-251.
  37. Huminer, D., S. D. Pitlik, C. Block, L. Kaufman, S. Amit, and J. B. Rosenfeld. 1986. Aquarium-borne Mycobacterium marinum skin infection. Report of a case and review of the literature. Arch Dermatol 122:698-703.
  38. Huslin, A. 2002. Infection Attacking Rockfish in Chesapeake Bacterial Disease First Noticed in Region Five Years Ago Now Rampant in Bay. Pages B03 in Washington Post, Washington, D.C.
  39. Kaattari, I. M., M. W. Rhodes, H. Kator, S. L. Kaattari. 2005. Comparative analysis of mycobacterial infections in wild striped bass Morone saxatilis from Chesapeake Bay. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 67(1-2): 125–132.
  40. Kaattari, I., M. Rhodes, and H. Kator. 2002. Mycobacteriosis in Striped Bass of the Chesapeake Bay: Expansion of Studies Emphasizing Cultural and Rapid Molecular Diagnostic Methods to Evaluate Disease Prevalence, A Final Report for Virginia Marine Resources Commission. Virginia Insitute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary, Gloucester Pt., VA.
  41. Kaattari, I., M. Rhodes, H. Kator, W. K. Vogelbein, and S. Kaattari. 2002. Mycobacteriosis in wild striped bass (Morone saxatilis) of the Chesapeake Bay. in Abstracts of Fourth International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health (Mycobacteria Special Session), New Orleans, LA.
  42. Kaattari, I., M. Rhodes, D. Zwerner, and H. Kator. 2002. Mycobacteriosis in wild striped bass, Morone saxatilis, of the Chesapeake Bay: Comparison of histological, microbiological, and molecular methods of detection. in Abstracts of American Fisheries Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD.
  43. Kaattari, I., M. W. Rhodes, H. Kator, S. Kotob, W. R. Butler, F. D. Quinn, and W. Vogelbein. 2000. Rapid detection of Mycobacteriosis in striped bass by PCR-RFLP analysis. in 25th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Plymouth, MA.
  44. Kaattari, I., W. Vogelbein, H. Kator, M. Rhodes, S. Kotob, and S. Kaattari. 1999. Diagnosis and identification of mycobacterial infections of striped bass in the Chesapeake Bay. in Abstracts of European Association of Fish Pathology, 9th Int. Conf. on Diseases of Fish and Shellfish, Rhodes, Greece.
  45. Kaattari, I. M., M. W. Rhodes, H. Kator, S. Kotob, W. Vogelbein, S. L. Kaattari, C. Ottinger, and E. Shotts. 2001. PCR/RFLP analysis: Rapid identification of mycobacterial isolates from striped bass, Morone saxatilis, in the Chesapeake Bay. in Abstracts of American Society for Microbiology 101 General Meeting, Orlando, FL.
  46. Kirschner, R. A., B. C. Parker, and J. O. Falkinham, III. 1992. Epidemiology of infection by nontuberculous mycobacteria. American Review of Respiratory Disease 145:271-275.
  47. O'Brien, R. J., L. J. Geiter, and D. E. Snider. 1987. The epidemiology of nontuberculous mycobacterial diseases in the United States. American Review of Respiratory Disease 135:1007-1014.
  48. Pasnik, D. J., S. A. Smith, G. Schurig, and R. Vemulapalli. 2001. A novel vaccine for aquatic Mycobacteriosis. in 26th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Kearneysville, WV 25430.
  49. Pieper, L., C. Weedon, A. Baya, and E. May. 1999. Ulcerative dermatitis in striped bass: A concern or problem for the Chesapeake Bay. in 24th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512.
  50. Rhodes M. W., H. Kator , I. Kaattari, D. Gauthier, W. Vogelbein, and C.A. Ottinger. 2004. Isolation and characterization of mycobacteria from striped bass Morone saxatilis from the Chesapeake Bay. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 61(1-2):41-51.
  51. Rhodes, M. W., H. Kator, I. Kaattari, S. Kotob, P. van Berkum, W. Vogelbein, and C. Ottinger. 2001. Characterization of Mycobacterium spp. isolated from striped bass, Morone saxatilis, from the Chesapeake Bay. in 26th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Kearneysville, WV 25430.
  52. Rhodes, M. W., H. Kator, I. Kaattari, W. Vogelbein, S. Kotob, F. D. Quinn, M. A. Yakrus, and E. B. Shotts. 2000. Recovery and characterization of Mycobacterium spp. from striped bass, Morone saxatilis, from the Chesapeake Bay. in 25th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Plymouth, MA.
  53. Rhodes, M. W., H. Kator, S. Kotob, I. Kaattari, W. Vogelbein, M. Floyd, R. Butler, F. Quinn, C. Ottinger, and E. Shotts. 2001. Characterization of a distinct group of slowly growing Mycobacteria isolated during an epizootic of striped bass (Morone saxatilis) mycobacteriosis in the Chesapeake Bay. in Abstracts of American Society for Microbiology 101 General Meeting, Orlando, FL.
  54. Rhodes, M. W., H. Kator, S. Kotob, P. van Berkum, I. Kaattari, W. Vogelbein, M. M. Floyd, W. R. Butler, F. D. Quinn, C. Ottinger, and E. Shotts. 2001. A unique Mycobacterium species isolated from an epizootic of striped bass (Morone saxatilis). Emerging Infectious Diseases 7:896-899.
  55. Rhodes, M. W., H. Kator, S. Kotob, P. van Berkum, I. Kaattari, W. Vogelbein, F. D. Quinn, M. M. Floyd, W. R. Butler, and C. A. Ottinger. 2002. Mycobacterium shottsii sp. nov., a slowly growing species isolated from Chesapeake Bay striped bass (Morone saxatilis). International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology published online.
  56. Rhomberg, P. R., and R. N. Jones. 2002. In vitro activity of 11 antimicrobial agents, including gatifloxacin and GAR936, tested against clinical isolates of Mycobacterium marinum. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 42:145-147.
  57. Ruiz, M., J. C. Rodriguez, I. Escribano, J. Garcia-Martinez, F. Rodriguez-Valera, and G. Royo. 2001. Application of molecular biology techniques to the diagnosis of nontuberculous mycobacterial infections. APMIS 109:857-864.
  58. Sakanari, J. A., C. A. Reilly, and M. Moser. 1983. Tubercular lesions in Pacific coast populations of striped bass. Transactions of the American Fisheries Society 112:565-566.
  59. Shotts, E. B., Jr. 1999. Selected review of fish related mycobacteria: Disease implications and the environment. in 24th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512.
  60. Talaat, A. M., R. Reimschuessel, and M. Trucksis. 1997. Identification of mycobacteria infecting fish to the species level using polymerase chain reaction and restriction enzyme analysis. Veterinary Microbiology 58:229-237.
  61. Vogelbein, W., D. E. Zwerner, H. Kator, M. W. Rhodes, S. Kotob, and M. Faisal. 1998. Mycobacteriosis in striped bass, Morone saxatilis, from Chesapeake Bay. in Third International Symposium on Aquatic Animal Health., Baltimore, Maryland.
  62. Vogelbein, W. K., J. Cardinal, H. Kator, M. Rhodes, and S. Kotob. 2001. Etiology, pathology, and epizootiology of mycobacteriosis in the striped bass, Morone saxatilis, from Virginia waters of the Chesapeake Bay, A Final Report for Virginia Marine Resources Commission. Virginia Insitute of Marine Science, College of William & Mary, Gloucester Pt., VA.
  63. Vogelbein, W. K., D. E. Zwerner, H. Kator, M. W. Rhodes, and J. Cardinal. 1999. Epizootic mycobacteriosis in Chesapeake Bay striped bass. in 24th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512.
  64. Wayne, L., and H. Sramek. 1992. Agents of newly recognized or infrequently encountered mycobacterial diseases. Clinical Microbiology Reviews 5:1-25.
  65. Wolf, J. C., and S. A. Smith. 1999. Comparative severity of experimentally induced mycobacteriosis in striped bass Morone saxatilis and hybrid tilapia Oreochromis spp. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 38:191-200.
  66. Wolf, J. C., S. A. Smith, and B. R. Whitaker. 1999. Nested PCR for the non-lethal detection of mycobacteriosis in striped bass (Morone saxatilis). in 24th Annual Eastern Fish Health Workshop. USGS/Biological Resources Division, National Fish Health Research Laboratory, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512.
  67. Woods, G. L. 2000. Susceptibility testing for mycobacteria. Clinical and Infectious Disease 31:1209-1215.