American Journal of Infectious Diseases

Editor-in-Chief

  • Gilberto Vaughan
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    United States
    Expertise: Molecular epidemiology of infectious diseases

Regional Editors

  • Massimo Ciccozzi
    Istituto Superiore di Sanità
    Italy
    Expertise: epidemiology and phylogeny of infectious diseases

Editorial Board Members

  • Gerald Sharp
    National Institutes of Health
    United States
    Expertise:
  • Marin Schweizer
    University of Iowa
    United States
    Expertise: Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine molecular epidemiology of infectious diseases in healthcare settings, 2) risk factors and outcomes related to healthcare-associated infections, particularly methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA).
  • Ozlem Equils
    Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    United States
    Expertise: Medicine,Pediatrics
  • Gustavo Reyes Teran
    Instituto Nacional de Enfermedades Respiratorias
    Mexico
    Expertise: Infectious Diseases
  • Antonio Q. Toniolo
    University of Insubria
    Italy
    Expertise: Enterovirus infections, diabetes, poliomyelitis, diagnostic microbiology
  • Shailendra K. Saxena
    Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology
    India
    Expertise: Medical Microbiology, Virology, Molecular Virology, Infectious Diseases, Antiviral drug development
  • Elisabeth Hildegard Grohmann
    University Medical Centre Freiburg
    Germany
    Expertise: Antibiotic resistance, horizontal gene transfer, type IV secretion, soil microorganisms, biofilm, wastewater purification, water reclamation, quantitative real-time PCR, antibiotic resistance genes, wastewater irrigation
  • Congli Yuan
    Shanghai Jiaotong University
    China
    Expertise: Veterinary Science Babesia infection Bartonellosis Haemotrophic Mycoplasma Pathogenesis
  • Haibo Wang
    National Immunization Program
    China
    Expertise: Epidemiology of infectious disease, especially for HIV/AIDS and the vaccine prevented infectious disease.
  • You-sheng Liang
    Jiangsu Institute of Parasitic Diseases
    China
    Expertise: Parasitic Diseases
  • Josafa Goncalves Barreto
    Para Federal University
    Brazil
    Expertise: Immunology
  • Nitin. K. Saksena
    Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research
    Australia
    Expertise: HIV, Influenza and Hepatitis viruses, genomics, proteomics, epidemiology, and miRNA.


Circulation of Multidrug-Resistant (MDR) and Extensively Drug-Resistant (XDR) Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Strains in Mexico

Carlos A. Vazquez-Chacon, Armando Martinez-Guarneros, Susana Balandrano Campos, Julieta Luna Herrera, Claudia Bäcker, Livia Maria Gonçalves Rossi, Karina Ruiz-Tovar, Salvador Fonseca-Coronado, Juan C. Carpio-Pedroza, Gilberto Vaughan and Alejandro Escobar-Gutierrez
Volume : 10, Issue : 4 Pages : 177-181
Published On : January 7, 2015


Detection of Hepatitis C Virus Resistant Mutants in the era of Direct Acting Antivirals

Livia Maria Gonçalves Rossi and Paula Rahal
Volume : 10, Issue : 4 Pages : 182-186
Published On : January 7, 2015


Evaluation of Different Drugs in Down-Regulation of Efflux Pump Genes expression in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strains

Manu Chaudhary, Santosh Kumar Patnaik and Anurag Payasi
Volume : 10, Issue : 4 Pages : 187-192
Published On : January 7, 2015


Endotoxin Activity Assay: An Experience of a Southern-Italy Hospital

Linda Degl’Innocenti, Flaviano Di Paola, Rizzo Marianna and Gerardino Amato
Volume : 10, Issue : 4 Pages : 164-166
Published On : January 5, 2015


Inhibition of Panton-Valentine Leukocidin Toxin Induced Neutrophil Cell Lysis by Vancoplus in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus Infections

Manu Chaudhary, Santosh Kumar Patnaik and Anurag Payasi
Volume : 10, Issue : 4 Pages : 154-163
Published On : December 20, 2014


In vitro and In vivo Antioxidant Activity of Aphanamixis polystachya Bark

Alluri V. Krishnaraju, Chirravuri V. Rao, Tayi V. N. Rao, K. N. Reddy, Golakoti Trimurtulu, Alluri V. Krishnaraju, Chirravuri V. Rao, Tayi V.N. Rao, K. N. Reddy and Golakoti Trimurtulu
Volume : 5, Issue : 2 Pages : 60-67
Cites : 24


Cytotoxic and Antimicrobial Potential of Actinomycete Species Saccharopolyspora salina VITSDK4 Isolated from the Bay of Bengal Coast of India

K. Suthindhiran and K. Kannabiran
Volume : 5, Issue : 2 Pages : 90-98
Cites : 21



Volume : 5, Issue : 3 Pages : 238-265
Cites : 20


High Rate-Dependent Interaction Diagrams for Reinforced Concrete Columns

Taher Abu-Lebdeh, Sameer Hamoush, Wonchang Choi and Moayyad Al Nasra
Volume : 4, Issue : 1 Pages : 1-9
Cites : 14


Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Vitex leucoxylon L. Bark Extracts Against Freund's Complete Adjuvant Induced Arthritis in Sprague Dawley Rat

Alluri V. Krishnaraju, Chundi B.M. Rao, Dodda Sundararaju, Krishanu Sengupta and Golakoti Trimurtulu
Volume : 5, Issue : 2 Pages : 68-73
Cites : 11


Development of Curcumin Based Ophthalmic Formulation

D. Anjana, K. A. Nair, N. Somashekara, M. Venkata, R. Sripathy, Rajesh Yelucheri, H. Parmar, R. Upadhyay, S. R. Verma and C. N. Ramchand
Volume : 8, Issue : 1 Pages : 41-49
Downloads : 11085


Immunopathogenesis of Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever

Huan-Yao Lei, Kao-Jean Huang, Yee-Shin Lin, Trai-Ming Yeh, Hsiao-Sheng Liu and Ching-Chuan Liu
Volume : 4, Issue : 1 Pages : 1-9
Downloads : 6395


Health Impacts Estimation of Mineralogical and Chemical Characterization of Suspended Atmospheric Particles over the East Desert

U. A. Rahoma and Elsayed Emara
Volume : 6, Issue : 3 Pages : 75-88
Downloads : 6177


Handwashing Practices amongst Health Workers in a Teaching Hospital

B. A. Alex-Hart and P. I. Opara
Volume : 7, Issue : 1 Pages : 8-15
Downloads : 4231


The Murine Charged Multivesicular Body Protein 2A, CHMP2A Interacts with the 5' and 3' Terminal Regions of Dengue Virus Complementary Minus-strand RNA

Suchita Chaudhry, Sathyamangalam Swaminathan and Navin Khanna
Volume : 2, Issue : 1 Pages : 18-27
Downloads : 3866


Diagnostic Value of Serum and Serum and Cerebrospinal Fluid Procalcitonin in Differentiation Bacterial from Aseptic Meningitis

Zhinous B. Makoo, Hamid R. Soltani, Akbar Hasani, Roshanak B. Makoo and Omid Mashrabi
Volume : 6, Issue : 4 Pages : 93-97
Views : 1328


Mycobacterium Smegmatis Infection of a Lumbar Spine Instrumented Fusion

Frank A. Zimba
Volume : 7, Issue : 1 Pages : 24-27
Views : 1153


Protective Effect of Enicostemma littorale Blume Methanolic Extract on Gentamicin-Induced Nephrotoxicity in Rats

Niraj M. Bhatt, Kinjal Chauhan, Sharad Gupta, Prakash Pillai, Chirayu Pandya, Jyoti V. Thaikoottathil and Sarita S. Gupta
Volume : 7, Issue : 4 Pages : 83-90
Views : 1145


Incident of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Post-Operative Wound Infection

Hani A. Masaadeh and Adnan S. Jaran
Volume : 5, Issue : 1 Pages : 1-6
Views : 1115


Epitope Mapping of Dengue-Virus-Enhancing Monoclonal-Antibody Using Phage Display Peptide Library

Chung-I Rai, Huan-Yao Lei, Yee-Shin Lin, Hsiao-Sheng Liu, Shun-Hua Chen, Lien-Cheng Chen and Trai-Ming Yeh
Volume : 4, Issue : 1 Pages : 76-84
Views : 1087