David Walker, MD

Director, Center for Biodefense & Emerging Infectious Disease

  • 17337 Citations
  • 64 h-Index
1971 …2020
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Rickettsia Medicine & Life Sciences
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Medicine & Life Sciences
Fever Medicine & Life Sciences
Ehrlichiosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Ehrlichia Medicine & Life Sciences
Ehrlichia chaffeensis Medicine & Life Sciences
Infection Medicine & Life Sciences
Ticks Medicine & Life Sciences

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Projects 2009 2020

Research Output 1971 2019

A biosafety level-2 dose-dependent lethal mouse model of spotted fever rickettsiosis: Rickettsia parkeri atlantic rainforest strain

Londoño, A. F., Mendell, N. L., Walker, D. & Bouyer, D., Jun 1 2019, In : PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 13, 6, e0007054.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Rickettsia
Fever
Infection
Inbred C3H Mouse
Ticks
3 Citations (Scopus)

Atg5 Supports Rickettsia australis Infection in Macrophages In Vitro and In Vivo

Bechelli, J., Vergara, L., Smalley, C., Buzhdygan, T. P., Bender, S., Zhang, W., Liu, Y., Popov, V., Wang, J., Garg, N., Hwang, S., Walker, D. & Fang, R., Jan 1 2019, In : Infection and Immunity. 87, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rickettsia Infections
Macrophages
Rickettsia
Interleukin-1
Light
2 Citations (Scopus)

Burkholderia pseudomallei ΔtonB Δhcp1 Live Attenuated Vaccine Strain Elicits Full Protective Immunity against Aerosolized Melioidosis Infection

Khakhum, N., Bharaj, P., Myers, J. N., Tapia, D., Kilgore, P. B., Ross, B. N., Walker, D., Endsley, J. & Torres, A., Jan 2 2019, In : mSphere. 4, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Melioidosis
Burkholderia pseudomallei
Attenuated Vaccines
Immunity
Infection
1 Citation (Scopus)
Rickettsia
Immune System Diseases
Infection
Actins
Endothelial Cells
1 Citation (Scopus)

Vector Tick Transmission Model of Spotted Fever Rickettsiosis

Saito, T., Bechelli, J., Smalley, C., Karim, S. & Walker, D., Jan 1 2019, In : American Journal of Pathology. 189, 1, p. 115-123 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ticks
Fever
Infection
Inbred C3H Mouse
Bacterial Load