Sasan Fereidouni

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Publications

  1. ncbi Isolation and identification of avian influenza viruses from migratory birds in Iran
    S R Fereidouni
    Vet Rec 157:526. 2005
  2. pmc Avian influenza virus monitoring in wintering waterbirds in Iran, 2003-2007
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Insel Riems, Germany
    Virol J 7:43. 2010
  3. doi Rapid pathotyping of recent H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses and of H5 viruses with low pathogenicity by RT-PCR and restriction enzyme cleavage pattern (RECP)
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich Loeffler Institute FLI, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald, Insel Riems, Germany
    J Virol Methods 154:14-9. 2008
  4. doi West Nile virus monitoring in migrating and resident water birds in Iran: are common coots the main reservoirs of the virus in wetlands?
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Südufer 10, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1377-81. 2011
  5. pmc Understanding the ecological drivers of avian influenza virus infection in wildfowl: a continental-scale study across Africa
    N Gaidet
    CIRAD ES, UR AGIRs, Montpellier, France
    Proc Biol Sci 279:1131-41. 2012
  6. pmc Analysis of influenza A viruses of subtype H1 from wild birds, turkeys and pigs in Germany reveals interspecies transmission events
    Elke Starick
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 5:276-84. 2011
  7. doi Reassorted pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza A virus discovered from pigs in Germany
    Elke Starick
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    J Gen Virol 92:1184-8. 2011
  8. doi Possible sources and spreading routes of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus subtype H5N1 infections in poultry and wild birds in Central Europe in 2007 inferred through likelihood analyses
    Martin Haase
    Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat, Institute of Zoology, Soldtmannstr 23, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Infect Genet Evol 10:1075-84. 2010
  9. doi Sentinel birds in wild-bird resting sites as potential indicators for West Nile virus infections in Germany
    Ute Ziegler
    Institute for Novel and Emerging Infectious Diseases, Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Arch Virol 155:965-9. 2010
  10. ncbi Dynamics of specific antibody responses induced in mallards after infection by or immunization with low pathogenicity avian influenza viruses
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald, Insel Riems, Germany
    Avian Dis 54:79-85. 2010

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  1. ncbi Isolation and identification of avian influenza viruses from migratory birds in Iran
    S R Fereidouni
    Vet Rec 157:526. 2005
  2. pmc Avian influenza virus monitoring in wintering waterbirds in Iran, 2003-2007
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Insel Riems, Germany
    Virol J 7:43. 2010
    ..Samples originated from 6 different provinces representative for the 15 most important wintering sites of migratory waterbirds in Iran...
  3. doi Rapid pathotyping of recent H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses and of H5 viruses with low pathogenicity by RT-PCR and restriction enzyme cleavage pattern (RECP)
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich Loeffler Institute FLI, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald, Insel Riems, Germany
    J Virol Methods 154:14-9. 2008
    ..This approach for H5 AIV pathotyping proved to be fast, reliable, and comparatively sensitive and is suitable especially for laboratories lacking sequencing or in vivo pathotyping facilities...
  4. doi West Nile virus monitoring in migrating and resident water birds in Iran: are common coots the main reservoirs of the virus in wetlands?
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Südufer 10, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1377-81. 2011
    ..Results of this investigation provide important information about the prevalence of WNV in wild water birds in Iran and indicate the potential role and importance of common coots in ecology of WNVs...
  5. pmc Understanding the ecological drivers of avian influenza virus infection in wildfowl: a continental-scale study across Africa
    N Gaidet
    CIRAD ES, UR AGIRs, Montpellier, France
    Proc Biol Sci 279:1131-41. 2012
    ..Birds were found infected as often in oropharyngeal as in cloacal samples, but rarely for both types of sample concurrently, indicating that both respiratory and digestive tracts may be important for AIV replication...
  6. pmc Analysis of influenza A viruses of subtype H1 from wild birds, turkeys and pigs in Germany reveals interspecies transmission events
    Elke Starick
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 5:276-84. 2011
    ..The recovery of a swine influenza H1N1 virus from a turkey flock in Germany in 2009 prompted us to investigate molecularly the subtype H1 viruses recently detected in wild birds, pigs and poultry...
  7. doi Reassorted pandemic (H1N1) 2009 influenza A virus discovered from pigs in Germany
    Elke Starick
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    J Gen Virol 92:1184-8. 2011
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  8. doi Possible sources and spreading routes of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus subtype H5N1 infections in poultry and wild birds in Central Europe in 2007 inferred through likelihood analyses
    Martin Haase
    Ernst Moritz Arndt Universitat, Institute of Zoology, Soldtmannstr 23, 17487 Greifswald, Germany
    Infect Genet Evol 10:1075-84. 2010
    ..Analysis of outbreaks in Northeast Germany and nearby Northern Poland in December 2007 demonstrated that geographic and even temporal vicinity of outbreaks does not necessarily indicate a common source of incursion...
  9. doi Sentinel birds in wild-bird resting sites as potential indicators for West Nile virus infections in Germany
    Ute Ziegler
    Institute for Novel and Emerging Infectious Diseases, Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, Südufer 10, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Arch Virol 155:965-9. 2010
    ..No WNV-positive reactions were found, whereas sera from coots from northern Iran were positive...
  10. ncbi Dynamics of specific antibody responses induced in mallards after infection by or immunization with low pathogenicity avian influenza viruses
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Südufer 10, 17493 Greifswald, Insel Riems, Germany
    Avian Dis 54:79-85. 2010
    ..Ducks were monitored for up to 15 mo, and serum samples were investigated every 1-4 wk. It could be shown that infection with LPAIV in mallards can be traced serologically over prolonged periods of time...
  11. ncbi Differentiation of two distinct clusters among currently circulating influenza A(H1N1)v viruses, March-September 2009
    S R Fereidouni
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Euro Surveill 14:. 2009
    ..Phylogenetic inference was demonstrated by neighbour joining, maximum likelihood and Bayesian trees analyses of the involved genes and by tree construction of concatenated sequences...
  12. pmc Ducks as sentinels for avian influenza in wild birds
    Anja Globig
    Friedrich Loeffler Institute, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:1633-6. 2009
    ..Infections of sentinel birds with different AIV subtypes confirmed the value of such surveillance for AIV monitoring...
  13. pmc Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus infection of mallards with homo- and heterosubtypic immunity induced by low pathogenic avian influenza viruses
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut FLI, Insel Riems, Germany
    PLoS ONE 4:e6706. 2009
    ..We conclude that the epidemiology of HPAIV H5N1 in mallards and probably other aquatic wild bird species is massively influenced by interfering immunity induced by prior homo- and heterosubtypic LPAIV infections...
  14. doi Sequence diversity of the haemagglutinin open reading frame of recent highly pathogenic avian influenza H5N1 isolates from Egypt
    Ahmed S Abdel-Moneim
    Virology Department, Beni Suef University, Beni Suef, 62511, Egypt
    Arch Virol 154:1559-62. 2009
    ..Circulation of different H5N1 strains possessing considerable variations in backyard poultry, particularly domestic waterfowl, draws attention to the evolution of H5N1 subtypes in Egypt...
  15. doi Pathogenesis and transmission of the novel swine-origin influenza virus A/H1N1 after experimental infection of pigs
    Elke Lange
    Institute of Infectology, Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    J Gen Virol 90:2119-23. 2009
    ..i., coinciding with clinical signs. Contact chickens remained uninfected, as judged by the absence of virus excretion, clinical signs and seroconversion...
  16. pmc Highly pathogenic avian influenza virus (H5N1) in frozen duck carcasses, Germany, 2007
    Timm C Harder
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Isle of Riems, Germany
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:272-9. 2009
    ..Measures that will prevent such undetected introduction of HPAIV (H5N1) into the food chain are urgently required...
  17. doi Rapid molecular subtyping by reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction of the neuraminidase gene of avian influenza A viruses
    S R Fereidouni
    Institute of Diagnostic Virology, Friedrich Loeffler Institut FLI, Federal Research Institute for Animal Health, 17493 Greifswald Insel Riems, Germany
    Vet Microbiol 135:253-60. 2009
    ..A universal molecular HA/NA subtyping algorithm for rRT-PCR positive avian influenza virus monitoring samples is proposed which may complement classical serological subtyping of influenza A virus isolates...
  18. ncbi Effect of swab matrix, storage time, and temperature on detection of avian influenza virus RNA in swab samples
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Friedrich Loeffler Institut, Suedufer 10, D 17493 Greifswald, Insel Riems, Germany
    Avian Dis 56:955-8. 2012
    ..Degradation of RNA over a period of 2 wk for virus-containing samples is negligible when using constant storage conditions at 4 C or 20 C; temperature shifts proved to be more harmful...
  19. doi Saving resources: avian influenza surveillance using pooled swab samples and reduced reaction volumes in real-time RT-PCR
    Sasan R Fereidouni
    Friedrich Loeffler Institute FLI, Insel Riems, Germany
    J Virol Methods 186:119-25. 2012
    ..A significant economic benefit without impeding detection efficacy can be achieved when sample pools of five samples are analyzed by RT-qPCR using a reduction of the reaction mix to the half of the original volume...