Anke Hildebrandt

Summary

Affiliation: Friedrich Schiller University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Human babesiosis in Europe: what clinicians need to know
    A Hildebrandt
    Medical University Laboratories, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747, Jena, Germany
    Infection 41:1057-72. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The potential role of migratory birds in transmission cycles of Babesia spp., Anaplasma phagocytophilum, and Rickettsia spp
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Medical University Laboratories, Friedrich Schiller University, Erlanger Allee 101, D 07747 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 1:105-7. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Detection of Rickettsia spp. and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in Ixodes ricinus ticks in a region of Middle Germany (Thuringia)
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Medical University Laboratories, Friedrich Schiller University, Erlanger Allee 101, D 07747 Jena, Germany
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 1:52-6. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Diversity and coexistence of tick-borne pathogens in central Germany
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Medical University Laboratories, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    J Med Entomol 48:651-5. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Coxiella burnetii and coinfections in Ixodes ricinus ticks in Central Germany
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Medical University Laboratories, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1205-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Co-circulation of emerging tick-borne pathogens in Middle Germany
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Medical University Laboratories, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:533-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Coexistence of Borrelia spp. and Babesia spp. in Ixodes ricinus ticks in Middle Germany
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:831-7. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint First confirmed autochthonous case of human Babesia microti infection in Europe
    A Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Semmelweiss Str 4, 07743, Jena, Germany
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 26:595-601. 2007
  9. pmc Coexistence of pathogens in host-seeking and feeding ticks within a single natural habitat in Central Germany
    Jan Franke
    Department of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Institute of Nutrition, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Dornburger Str 29, 07743 Jena, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:6829-36. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Lyme disease agents and several emerging pathogens in questing ticks from the German Baltic coast
    Jan Franke
    Institute of Nutrition, Department of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Dornburger Str 29, D 07743 Jena, Germany
    J Med Entomol 48:441-4. 2011

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Human babesiosis in Europe: what clinicians need to know
    A Hildebrandt
    Medical University Laboratories, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Erlanger Allee 101, 07747, Jena, Germany
    Infection 41:1057-72. 2013
    ..It covers epidemiology, phylogeny, diagnostics and treatment of human babesiosis and the potential risk of transfusion-transmitted disease with a special focus on the European situation. ..
  2. doi request reprint The potential role of migratory birds in transmission cycles of Babesia spp., Anaplasma phagocytophilum, and Rickettsia spp
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Medical University Laboratories, Friedrich Schiller University, Erlanger Allee 101, D 07747 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 1:105-7. 2010
    ..monacensis and R. helvetica. Furthermore, 2 ticks harboured mixed infections. Our study provides first interesting insights into the role of migratory birds in the distribution of several emerging tick-borne pathogens...
  3. doi request reprint Detection of Rickettsia spp. and Anaplasma phagocytophilum in Ixodes ricinus ticks in a region of Middle Germany (Thuringia)
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Medical University Laboratories, Friedrich Schiller University, Erlanger Allee 101, D 07747 Jena, Germany
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 1:52-6. 2010
    ..and A. phagocytophilum were found. Our study provides interesting insights into the circulation and cocirculation of different rickettsial species and A. phagocytophilum in the same biotope...
  4. ncbi request reprint Diversity and coexistence of tick-borne pathogens in central Germany
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Medical University Laboratories, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    J Med Entomol 48:651-5. 2011
    ..In this study, we present data on the coexistence of established and emerging pathogens in questing nymphs and adult ticks in a recreational area in central Germany, indicating the need for further studies for a reliable risk assessment...
  5. ncbi request reprint Coxiella burnetii and coinfections in Ixodes ricinus ticks in Central Germany
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Medical University Laboratories, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1205-7. 2011
    ..The broad spectrum of copathogens indicates interactions in transmission cycles and the possibility of coinfections in humans in areas where people are in close contact with infected ticks and domestic animals...
  6. doi request reprint Co-circulation of emerging tick-borne pathogens in Middle Germany
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Medical University Laboratories, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:533-7. 2011
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Coexistence of Borrelia spp. and Babesia spp. in Ixodes ricinus ticks in Middle Germany
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 10:831-7. 2010
    ..infected ticks were coinfected with Babesia spp. Knowledge on the degree of heterogeneity of Borrelia species and OspA types is prerequisite not only for local risk assessment, but also for diagnostic test and vaccine development...
  8. ncbi request reprint First confirmed autochthonous case of human Babesia microti infection in Europe
    A Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Semmelweiss Str 4, 07743, Jena, Germany
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 26:595-601. 2007
    ..Neither the patient nor the positively tested blood donor had travelled to North America or Asia. Therefore, this is the first confirmed autochthonous human infection in Europe...
  9. pmc Coexistence of pathogens in host-seeking and feeding ticks within a single natural habitat in Central Germany
    Jan Franke
    Department of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Institute of Nutrition, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Dornburger Str 29, 07743 Jena, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:6829-36. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that birds not only are important reservoirs for several pathogens but also act as vehicles for infected ticks and might therefore play a key role in the dispersal of tick-borne diseases...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Lyme disease agents and several emerging pathogens in questing ticks from the German Baltic coast
    Jan Franke
    Institute of Nutrition, Department of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Dornburger Str 29, D 07743 Jena, Germany
    J Med Entomol 48:441-4. 2011
    ..With this study we report first data on the coexistence of established and emerging pathogens in questing ticks from recreational areas of northeastern Germany, indicating the need of further studies for a reliable risk assessment...
  11. doi request reprint Are birds reservoir hosts for Borrelia afzelii?
    Jan Franke
    Institute of Nutrition, Department of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Friedrich Schiller University, Dornburger Str 29, 07743 Jena, Germany
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 1:109-12. 2010
    ..afzelii. The cause for this unusually high prevalence remains unknown, indicating the need of further studies on bird-feeding ticks that should include a higher sample size...
  12. doi request reprint Exploring gaps in our knowledge on Lyme borreliosis spirochaetes--updates on complex heterogeneity, ecology, and pathogenicity
    Jan Franke
    Institute of Nutrition, Department of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Friedrich Schiller University, Dornburger Strasse 29, Jena, Germany
    Ticks Tick Borne Dis 4:11-25. 2013
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  13. ncbi request reprint Established and emerging pathogens in Ixodes ricinus ticks collected from birds on a conservation island in the Baltic Sea
    J Franke
    Department of Food and Environmental Hygiene, Institute of Nutrition, Friedrich Schiller University of Jena, Jena, Germany
    Med Vet Entomol 24:425-32. 2010
    ..The occurrence of Babesia spp. in a total of five larvae suggests that birds may be able to infect ticks, at least with Ba. microti, a species considered not to be transmitted transovarially in ticks...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of granulocytic Ehrlichiae in Ixodes ricinus ticks in Middle Germany (Thuringia) detected by PCR and sequencing of a 16S ribosomal DNA fragment
    Anke Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital, Friedrich Schiller University, Semmelweisstrasse 4, D 07743, Jena, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 211:225-30. 2002
    ..5% and 99% identity) to the known sequences of the three E. phagocytophila group members HGE agent, E. phagocytophila and Ehrlichia equi. The sequence data did not allow a final classification to a particular member of this group...
  15. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of four species of Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato and coinfection with Anaplasma phagocytophila in Ixodes ricinus ticks in central Germany
    A Hildebrandt
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Friedrich Schiller University, Semmelweisstrasse 4, 07743 Jena, Germany
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 22:364-7. 2003
    ..4%), Borrelia afzelii (17.6%), and Borrelia valaisiana (5.9%). Four ticks had dual infection with Borrelia garinii and Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto. Two of the Borrelia-positive ticks were coinfected with Anaplasma phagocytophila...
  16. ncbi request reprint Public knowledge and attitudes on organ donation do not differ in Germany and Spain
    H Schauenburg
    Clinic for Psychosomatics and General Clinical Medicine, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    Transplant Proc 38:1218-20. 2006
    ..The main issue of our study was to investigate the intellectual attitudes toward various aspects of postmortem donations in the populations of both countries as a causative factor for the observed differences...