Risk Maps for Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome in Southwestern United States
Entry ID: ESIP_2_Hantavirus_Risk_Maps

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Summary
Abstract: The emergence of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) associated with
Peromyscus mice (Peromyscus maniculatus) (2), and transmission to
humans occurred through contact with secretions and excretions of ) in
the U.S. Southwest in 1993 was thought to be due to weather conditions
in 1991-92 that favored local increases in rodent populations. To
examine this hypothesis Landsat Thematic Mapper (TM) ... View entire text
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Description: General information from the CDC on hantavirus

Description: Information about the hantavirus study
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 47.0   S: 44.0   E: -107.0   W: -112.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Gregory E. Gurri Glass
Dataset Title: Risk Maps for Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome in Southwestern, United States
Dataset Release Date: 1999-06-01
Dataset Release Place: Baltimore, Maryland
Dataset Publisher: Johns Hopkins University
Online Resource: http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/eid/vol6no3/glass.htm
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1992-01-01
Stop Date: 1998-01-01
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Dept. of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.jhsph.edu/Dept/MMI/

Data Center Personnel
Name: GREGORY E. GURRI GLASS
Phone: 410 955-3708
Fax: 410 955-0105
Email: gurriglass at email.msn.com
Contact Address:
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
The Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health
615 N. Wolfe Street
City: Baltimore
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 21205
Country: USA


Data Center Personnel
Name: TIM SHIELDS
Phone: 410-955-8898
Fax: 410-955-0105
Email: tshields at jhsph.edu
Contact Address:
Johns Hopkins University
615 N. Wolfe Street
City: Baltimore
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 21205
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 410 955-3708
Fax: 410 955-0105
Email: gurriglass at email.msn.com
Contact Address:
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology
The Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health
615 N. Wolfe Street
City: Baltimore
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 21205
Country: USA
Publications/References
Glass, Gregory E., James E. Cheek, Jonathan A. Patz, Timothy M. Shields, Timothy J. Doyle, Douglas A. Thoroughman, Darcy K. Hunt, Russell E. Enscore, Kenneth L. Gage, Charles Irland, C.J. Peters, and Ralph Bryan. 2000. Using Remotely Sensed Data to Identify Areas at Risk for Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome. Emerging Infectious Diseases. 6(3). http://www.cdc.gov/ncidod/eid/vol6no3/glass.htm

Nichol, Stuart T., Jiro Arikawa, and Yoshihiro Kawaoka. 2000. Emerging
Viral Diseases. PNAS. 97(23).
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-06-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-10-14
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