Kathy DeRiemer, MPH, Ph.D.
Associate Adjunct Professor
MSC-1, Room 140A
Davis Campus

Molecular epidemiology; antibiotic resistance; transmission and pathogenesis of Mycobacterium tuberculosis; evaluation of new diagnostic tests, drugs and vaccines

Xu P, Li X, Zhao M, Gui X, DeRiemer K, Gagneux S, Mei J, Gao Q. Prevalence of fluoroquinolone resistance among tuberculosis patients in Shanghai, China. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2009; 53(7):3170-3172. PMID 19364851.

Zhao M, Li X, Xu P, Shen X, Gui X, Wang L, DeRiemer K, Mei J, Gao Q. Transmission of MDR and XDR tuberculosis in Shanghai, China. PLoS ONE 2009; 4(2):e4370. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0004370. PMID 19190774.

de Jong BC, Hill PC, Aiken A, Awine T, Antonio M, Adetifa IM, Jackson-Sillah DJ, Fox A, DeRiemer K, Gagneux S, Borgdorff MW, McAdam KP, Corrah T, Small PM, Adegbola RA. Progression to active tuberculosis, but not transmission, varies by Mycobacterium tuberculosis lineage in The Gambia. J Infect Dis 2008; 198(7:1037-1043. PMID 18702608.

Fang R, Li X, Li J, Wu J, Shen X, Gui X, DeRiemer K, Liu L, Mei J, Gao Q. Mixed infections of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in tuberculosis patients in Shanghai, China. Tuberculosis (Edinb.) 2008; 88(5):469-473. PMID: 18424179.

DeRiemer, Kawamura LM, Hopewell PC, Daley CL. Quantitative impact of human immunodeficiency virus infection on tuberculosis dynamics. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2007; 176(9):936-944. PMID: 17690336.