Bruno Travi, DVM, PhD

  • 1789 Citations
  • 26 h-Index
1980 …2019

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Research Output

  • 1789 Citations
  • 26 h-Index
  • 82 Article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Review article
2019

Considering Dogs as Complementary Targets of Chagas Disease Control

Travi, B., Feb 1 2019, In : Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 19, 2, p. 90-94 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Efficacy of a topical combination of fipronil-permethrin against Rhodnius prolixus on dogs

Ucan-Mézquita, A., Jimenez-Coello, M., Guzmán-Marín, E., Gutierrez-Blanco, E., Chan-Pérez, J. I., Travi, B. L., Hernandez-Cortazar, I. & Ortega-Pacheco, A., Dec 2019, In : Veterinary Parasitology. 276, 108978.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations
2018

Canine visceral leishmaniasis: Diagnosis and management of the reservoir living among us

Travi, B., Cordeiro-da-Silva, A., Dantas-Torres, F. & Miró, G., Jan 1 2018, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 12, 1, e0006082.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

30 Scopus citations

Efficacy of recombinase polymerase amplification to diagnose trypanosoma cruzi infection in dogs with cardiac alterations from an endemic Area of Mexico

Jimenez-Coello, M., Shelite, T., Castellanos, A., Saldarriaga, O., Rivero, R., Ortega-Pacheco, A., Acevedo-Arcique, C., Amaya-Guardia, K., Garg, N., Melby, P. & Travi, B., Aug 1 2018, In : Vector-Borne and Zoonotic Diseases. 18, 8, p. 417-423 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

5 Scopus citations

Molecular diagnosis of protozoan parasites by Recombinase Polymerase Amplification

Castellanos, A., White, A. C., Melby, P. & Travi, B., Jun 1 2018, In : Acta Tropica. 182, p. 4-11 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Scopus citations
1 Scopus citations
2017

A secondary wave of neutrophil infiltration causes necrosis and ulceration in lesions of experimental American cutaneous leishmaniasis

Peniche-Trujillo, A-G., Bonilla, D. L., Palma, G. I., Melby, P., Travi, B. & Osorio, E. Y., Jun 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 6, e0179084.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Influences of climate change on the potential distribution of Lutzomyia longipalpis sensu lato (Psychodidae: Phlebotominae)

Peterson, A. T., Campbell, L. P., Moo-Llanes, D. A., Travi, B., González, C., Ferro, M. C., Ferreira, G. E. M., Brandão-Filho, S. P., Cupolillo, E., Ramsey, J., Leffer, A. M. C., Pech-May, A. & Shaw, J. J., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : International Journal for Parasitology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Splenic CD4+ T cells in progressive visceral leishmaniasis show a mixed effector-regulatory phenotype and impair macrophage effector function through inhibitory receptor expression

Colorado, A., Osorio, E. Y., Saldarriaga, O. A., Travi, B., Kong, F., Spratt, H., Soong, L. & Melby, P., Jan 1 2017, In : PLoS One. 12, 1, e0169496.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Transcriptional Profiling in Experimental Visceral Leishmaniasis Reveals a Broad Splenic Inflammatory Environment that Conditions Macrophages toward a Disease-Promoting Phenotype

Kong, F., Saldarriaga, O. A., Spratt, H., Osorio, E. Y., Travi, B., Luxon, B. A. & Melby, P., Jan 1 2017, In : PLoS Pathogens. 13, 1, e1006165.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2016

An Innovative Field-Applicable Molecular Test to Diagnose Cutaneous Leishmania Viannia spp. Infections

Saldarriaga, O. A., Castellanos, A., Porrozzi, R., Baldeviano, G. C., Lescano, A. G., de Los Santos, M. B., Fernandez, O. L., Saravia, N. G., Costa, E., Melby, P. & Travi, B., Apr 26 2016, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 10, 4, e0004638.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

13 Scopus citations
2015

A novel molecular test to diagnose canine visceral leishmaniasis at the point of care

Castellanos, A., Saldarriaga, O. A., Tartaglino, L., Gacek, R., Temple, E., Sparks, H., Melby, P. & Travi, B., Nov 4 2015, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 93, 5, p. 970-975 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations
2014

Deficiency of lymph node-resident dendritic cells (DCs) and dysregulation of DC chemoattractants in a malnourished mouse model of Leishmania donovani infection

Ibrahim, M. K., Barnes, J. L., Osorio, E. Y., Anstead, G. M., Jimenez, F., Osterholzer, J. J., Travi, B., Ahuja, S. S., White, A. C. & Melby, P., 2014, In : Infection and Immunity. 82, 8, p. 3098-3112 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Development of an ex vivo lymph node explant model for identification of novel molecules active against leishmania major

Peniche-Trujillo, A-G., Yaneth, O., Renslo, A. R., Frantz, D. E., Melby, P. & Travi, B., Jan 2014, In : Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. 58, 1, p. 78-87 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Ethical and epidemiological dilemmas in the treatment of dogs for visceral leishmaniasis in Latin America

Travi, B., 2014, In : Biomedica. 34, 1, p. 7-12 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Scopus citations

Genotipificación y evaluación de la dinámica de infección de un aislamiento colombiano de Leptospira santarosai en el modelo experimental en hámster

Translated title of the contribution: Genotyping and evaluation of infection dynamics in a Colombian isolate of Leptospira santarosai in hamster as an experimental modelAgudelo-Flórez, P., Durango, H., Aranzazu, D., Rodas, J. D. A. & Travi, B., Jul 1 2014, In : Biomédica : revista del Instituto Nacional de Salud. 34, 3, p. 460-472 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Genotipificación y evaluación de la dinámica de infección de un aislamiento colombiano de Leptospira santarosai en el modelo experimental en hámster

Translated title of the contribution: Genotyping and evaluation of infection dynamics in a Colombian isolate of Leptospira santarosai in hamster as an experimental modelAgudelo-Flórez, P., Durango, H., Aranzazu, D., Rodas, J. D. & Travi, B., 2014, In : Biomedica. 34, 3, p. 460-472 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Growth Factor and Th2 Cytokine Signaling Pathways Converge at STAT6 to Promote Arginase Expression in Progressive Experimental Visceral Leishmaniasis

Osorio, E. Y., Travi, B., da Cruz, A. M., Saldarriaga, O. A., Colorado, A. & Melby, P., 2014, In : PLoS Pathogens. 10, 6, e1004165.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Transcriptional profiling of the spleen in progressive visceral leishmaniasis reveals mixed expression of type 1 and type 2 cytokine-responsive genes

Espitia, C. M., Saldarriaga, O. A., Travi, B., Osorio, E. Y., Hernandez, A., Band, M., Patel, M. J., Colorado, A., Cappello, M., Pekosz, A. & Melby, P., Nov 26 2014, In : BMC Immunology. 15, 1, 51.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations
2013

The Malnutrition-Related Increase in Early Visceralization of Leishmania donovani Is Associated with a Reduced Number of Lymph Node Phagocytes and Altered Conduit System Flow

Ibrahim, M. K., Barnes, J. L., Anstead, G. M., Jimenez, F., Travi, B., Peniche-Trujillo, A-G., Osorio, E. Y., Ahuja, S. S. & Melby, P., Aug 2013, In : PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 7, 8, e2329.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations
2012

Congenital transmission of experimental leishmaniasis in a hamster model

Osorio, E. Y., Rodriguez, L. D., Bonilla, D. L., Peniche-Trujillo, A-G., Henao, H., Saldarriaga, O. & Travi, B., May 2012, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 86, 5, p. 812-820 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Scopus citations

Identification of hamster inducible nitric oxide synthase (iNOS) promoter sequences that influence basal and inducible iNOS expression

Saldarriaga, O. A., Travi, B., Choudhury, G. G. & Melby, P., Jul 2012, In : Journal of Leukocyte Biology. 92, 1, p. 205-218 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Progressive visceral leishmaniasis is driven by dominant parasite-induced STAT6 activation and STAT6-dependent host arginase 1 expression

Osorio, E. Y., Zhao, W., Espitia, C., Saldarriaga, O., Hawel, L., Byus, C. V., Travi, B. & Melby, P., Jan 2012, In : PLoS Pathogens. 8, 1, e1002417.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

32 Scopus citations
2011

Bone marrow-targeted liposomal carriers

Sou, K., Goins, B., Oyajobi, B. O., Travi, B. & Phillips, W. T., Mar 2011, In : Expert Opinion on Drug Delivery. 8, 3, p. 317-328 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

25 Scopus citations

Identification of small molecule lead compounds for visceral leishmaniasis using a novel ex vivo splenic explant model system

Osorio, Y., Travi, B., Renslo, A. R., Peniche-Trujillo, A-G. & Melby, P., Feb 2011, PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases. 2 ed. Vol. 5. e962

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

45 Scopus citations
2010

Duplex real-time reverse transcriptase PCR to determine cytokine mRNA expression in a hamster model of New World cutaneous leishmaniasis

Espitia, C. M., Zhao, W., Saldarriaga, O., Osorio, Y., Harrison, L. M., Cappello, M., Travi, B. & Melby, P., Jun 22 2010, In : BMC Immunology. 11, 31.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2009

Clinical, parasitologic, and immunologic evolution in dogs experimentally infected with sand fly-derived Leishmania chagasi promastigotes

Travi, B., Osorio, E. Y., Saldarriaga, O. A., Cadena, H., Tabares, C. J., Peniche-Trujillo, A-G., Lee, S. & Melby, P., Dec 2009, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 81, 6, p. 994-1003 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations
2008
31 Scopus citations
2007

Immunogenicity of the P-8 amastigote antigen in the experimental model of canine visceral leishmaniasis

Carrillo, E., Ahmed, S., Goldsmith-Pestana, K., Nieto, J., Osorio, Y., Travi, B., Moreno, J. & McMahon-Pratt, D., Feb 9 2007, In : Vaccine. 25, 8, p. 1534-1543 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

31 Scopus citations
2006

Evidence for Leishmania (Viannia) parasites in the skin and blood of patients before and after treatment

Vergel, C., Palacios, R., Cadena, H., Posso, C. J., Valderrama, L., Perez, M., Walker, J., Travi, B. & Saravia, N. G., Aug 15 2006, In : Journal of Infectious Diseases. 194, 4, p. 503-511 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

38 Scopus citations

Immunogenicity of a multicomponent DNA vaccine against visceral leishmaniasis in dogs

Saldarriaga, O. A., Travi, B., Park, W., Perez, L. E. & Melby, P., Mar 10 2006, In : Vaccine. 24, 11, p. 1928-1940 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations

Pathogenicity and protective immunogenicity of cysteine proteinase-deficient mutants of Leishmania mexicana in non-murine models

Saravia, N. G., Escorcia, B., Osorio, Y., Valderrama, L., Brooks, D., Arteaga, L., Coombs, G., Mottram, J. & Travi, B., May 8 2006, In : Vaccine. 24, 19, p. 4247-4259 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Quantification of canine cytokines using real time reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction.

Saldarriaga, O. A., Travi, B. & Melby, P., Oct 2006, In : Biomédica : revista del Instituto Nacional de Salud. 26 Suppl 1, p. 254-263 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Scopus citations

Reduced nitric oxide synthase 2 (NOS2) promoter activity in the Syrian hamster renders the animal functionally deficient in NOS2 activity and unable to control an intracellular pathogen

Perez, L. E., Chandrasekar, B., Saldarriaga, O. A., Zhao, W., Arteaga, L. T., Travi, B. & Melby, P., May 1 2006, In : Journal of Immunology. 176, 9, p. 5519-5528 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Selective enhancement of the type 1 cytokine response by expression of a canine interleukin (IL)-12 fused heterodimeric DNA

Saldarriaga, O. A., Perez, L. E., Travi, B. & Melby, P., Apr 15 2006, In : Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology. 110, 3-4, p. 377-388 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Scopus citations

Seroprevalencia de infección por Leptospira en habitantes de barrios periféricos de Cali.

Translated title of the contribution: Seroprevalence of Leptospira infection in habitants of peripheral neighborhoods in Cali, ColombiaFerro, B. E., Rodríguez, A. L., Pérez, M. & Travi, B., Jun 2006, In : Biomédica : revista del Instituto Nacional de Salud.. 26, 2, p. 250-257 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

29 Scopus citations
2005

Protective immunogenicity of the paraflagellar rod protein 2 of Leishmania mexicana

Saravia, N. G., Hazbón, M. H., Osorio, Y., Valderrama, L., Walker, J., Santrich, C., Cortázar, T., LeBowitz, J. H. & Travi, B., Jan 11 2005, In : Vaccine. 23, 8, p. 984-995 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Scopus citations
2004

Eficacia y toxicidad de los antimoniales pentavalentes (Glucantime y Pentostam) en un modelo animal de leishmaniasis cutánea americana: aplicación de la luminometría.

Translated title of the contribution: Efficacy and toxicity of pentavalent antimonials (Glucantime and Pentostam) in an American cutaneous leishmaniasis animal model: luminometry applicationHenao, H. H., Osorio, Y., Saravia, N. G., Gómez, A. & Travi, B., 2004, In : Biomédica : revista del Instituto Nacional de Salud. 24, 4, p. 393-402 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

18 Scopus citations

Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Phlebotomine Sand Flies (Diptera: Psychodidae) in a Cutaneous Leishmaniasis Focus in Northern Argentina

Salomón, O. D., Wilson, M. L., Munstermann, L. E. & Travi, B., Jan 2004, In : Journal of Medical Entomology. 41, 1, p. 33-39 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

63 Scopus citations
2003

Comparative vectorial efficiency of Lutzomyia evansi and Lu. longipalpis for transmitting Leishmania chagasi

Montoya-Lerma, J., Cadena, H., Oviedo, M., Ready, P. D., Barazarte, R., Travi, B. & Lane, R. P., Jan 1 2003, In : Acta Tropica. 85, 1, p. 19-29 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

34 Scopus citations
9 Scopus citations

The site of cutaneous infection influences the immunological response and clinical outcome of hamsters infected with Leishmania panamensis

Osorio, Y., Melby, P., Pirmez, C., Chandrasekar, B., Guarín, N. & Travi, B., Mar 2003, In : Parasite Immunology. 25, 3, p. 139-148 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

22 Scopus citations
2002

Canine visceral leishmaniasis: Dog infectivity to sand flies from non-endemic areas

Travi, B., Ferro, C., Cadena, H., Montoya-Lerma, J. & Adler, G. H., 2002, In : Research in Veterinary Science. 72, 1, p. 83-86 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

Gender is a major determinant of the clinical evolution and immune response in hamsters infected with Leishmania spp.

Travi, B., Osorio, Y., Melby, P., Chandrasekar, B., Arteaga, L. & Saravia, N. G., 2002, In : Infection and Immunity. 70, 5, p. 2288-2296 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Scopus citations

Impact of Habitat Degradation on Phlebotominae (Diptera: Psychodidae) of Tropical Dry Forests in Northern Colombia

Travi, B., Adler, G. H., Lozano, M., Cadena, H. & Montoya-Lerma, J., May 2002, In : Journal of Medical Entomology. 39, 3, p. 451-456 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

40 Scopus citations

Susceptibility of spiny rats (Proechimys semispinosus) to Leishmania (Viannia) panamensis and Leishmania (Leishmania) chagasi

Travi, B., Arteaga, L. T., Leon, A. P. & Adler, G. H., Sep 2002, In : Memorias do Instituto Oswaldo Cruz. 97, 6, p. 887-892 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations
2001

Canine visceral leishmaniasis in colombia: Relationship between clinical and parasitologic status and infectivity for sand flies

Travi, B., Tabares, C. J., Cadena, H., Ferro, C. & Osorio, Y., 2001, In : American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene. 64, 3-4, p. 119-124 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

107 Scopus citations