Timothy J Kurtti

1970 …2020

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3. Growth of a microsporidian parasite in cultured cells of tent caterpillars (Malacosoma).

Kurtti, T. J. & Brooks, M. A., 1971, In : Current Topics in Microbiology and Immunology. 55, p. 204-208 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

A Cell Line Resource Derived from Honey Bee (Apis mellifera) Embryonic Tissues

Goblirsch, M. J., Spivak, M. S. & Kurtti, T. J., Jul 23 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 7, e69831.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Scopus citations
36 Scopus citations

Advances in the definition of culture media for mosquito cells

Kurtti, T. J. & Munderloh, U. G., Jan 1 2018, Invertebrate Cell System Applications: Volume I. CRC Press, p. 21-30 10 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

8 Scopus citations

Analysis of fluorescent protein expression in transformants of Rickettsia monacensis, an obligate intracellular tick symbiont

Baldridge, G. D., Burkhardt, N., Herron, M. J., Kurtti, T. J. & Munderloh, U. G., Apr 1 2005, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 71, 4, p. 2095-2105 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

46 Scopus citations

An Ixodes scapularis cell line with a predominantly neuron-like phenotype

Oliver, J. D., Chávez, A. S. O., Felsheim, R. F., Kurtti, T. J. & Munderloh, U. G., Jul 30 2015, In : Experimental and Applied Acarology. 66, 3, p. 427-442 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

14 Scopus citations

An O-Methyltransferase Is Required for Infection of Tick Cells by Anaplasma phagocytophilum

Oliva Chávez, A. S., Fairman, J. W., Felsheim, R. F., Nelson, C. M., Herron, M. J., Higgins, L. A., Burkhardt, N. Y., Oliver, J. D., Markowski, T. W., Kurtti, T. J., Edwards, T. E. & Munderloh, U. G., Nov 1 2015, In : PLoS pathogens. 11, 11, e1005248.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

15 Scopus citations

Anopheles stephensi and Toxorhynchites amboinensis: aseptic rearing of mosquito larvae on cultured cells.

Munderloh, U. G., Kurtti, T. J. & Maramorosch, K., Dec 1982, In : The Journal of parasitology. 68, 6, p. 1085-1091 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Borrelia burgdorferi in tick cell culture: growth and cellular adherence.

Kurtti, T. J., Munderloh, U. G., Ahlstrand, G. G. & Johnson, R. C., Jul 1988, In : Journal of medical entomology. 25, 4, p. 256-261 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

36 Scopus citations

Borrelia burgdorferi in tick cell culture modulates expression of outer surface proteins A and C in response to temperature

Obonyo, M., Munderloh, U. G., Fingerle, V., Wilske, B. & Kurtti, T. J., 1999, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 37, 7, p. 2137-2141 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
62 Scopus citations

Cellular and molecular characterization of an embryonic cell line (BME26) from the tick Rhipicephalus (Boophilus) microplus

Esteves, E., Lara, F. A., Lorenzini, D. M., Costa, G. H. N., Fukuzawa, A. H., Pressinotti, L. N., Silva, J. R. M. C., Ferro, J. A., Kurtti, T. J., Munderloh, U. G. & Daffre, S., May 2008, In : Insect Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. 38, 5, p. 568-580 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

42 Scopus citations
77 Scopus citations

Characterization of a new continuous cell line from the flood water mosquito, Aedes vexans

Mazzacano, C. A., Munderloh, U. G. & Kurtti, T. J., Feb 1991, In : Cytotechnology. 5, 2, p. 147-154 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2 Scopus citations

Characterization of a new densovirus infecting the German cockroach, Blattella germanica

Mukha, D. V., Chumachenko, A. G., Dykstra, M. J., Kurtti, T. J. & Schal, C., Jun 1 2006, In : Journal of General Virology. 87, 6, p. 1567-1575 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations

Colony formation and morphology in Borrelia burgdorferi

Kurtti, T. J., Munderloh, U. G., Johnson, R. C. & Ahlstrand, G. G., 1987, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 25, 11, p. 2054-2058 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
50 Scopus citations

Colony Formation by Lyme Disease Spirochetes

MUNDERLOH, U. G., KURTTI, T. J., JOHNSON, R. C. & AHLSTRAND, G. G., Aug 1988, In : Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences. 539, 1, p. 404-406 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Scopus citations

Cultivation at 37°C enhances Borrelia burgdorferi sensu stricto infectivity for hamsters

Obonyo, M., Munderloh, U. G., Sam, T. N. & Kurtti, T. J., 2002, In : Medical Microbiology and Immunology. 191, 1, p. 33-39 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Scopus citations

Cytogenetic characteristics of cell lines from Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae)

Chen Chensheng, C., Munderloh, U. G. & Kurtti, T. J., 1994, In : Journal of medical entomology. 31, 3, p. 425-434 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations

Development of shuttle vectors for transformation of diverse rickettsia species

Burkhardt, N. Y., Baldridge, G. D., Williamson, P. C., Billingsley, P. M., Heu, C. C., Felsheim, R. F., Kurtti, T. J. & Munderloh, U. G., Dec 21 2011, In : PloS one. 6, 12, e29511.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

33 Scopus citations

Differentially expressed genes in silkworm cell cultures in response to infection by Wolbachia and Cardinium endosymbionts

Nakamura, Y., Gotoh, T., Imanishi, S., Mita, K., Kurtti, T. J. & Noda, H., Jun 1 2011, In : Insect molecular biology. 20, 3, p. 279-289 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

19 Scopus citations

Direct cultivation of the causative agent of human granulocytic ehrlichiosis

Goodman, J. L., Nelson, C., Vitale, B., Madigan, J. E., Dumler, J. S., Kurtti, T. J. & Munderloh, U. G., Jan 25 1996, In : New England Journal of Medicine. 334, 4, p. 209-215 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

380 Scopus citations

Direct microcalorimetry of heat generation by individual insects

Kurtti, T. J., Brooks, M. A., Wensman, C. & Lovrien, R., Apr 1979, In : Journal of Thermal Biology. 4, 2, p. 129-136 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations
7 Scopus citations

Effect of medium supplements on tick cells in culture.

Kurtti, T. J., Munderloh, U. G. & Samish, M., Oct 1982, In : The Journal of parasitology. 68, 5, p. 930-935 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

21 Scopus citations

Ehrlichia Isolate from a Minnesota Tick: Characterization and Genetic Transformation

Lynn, G. E., Burkhardt, N. Y., Felsheim, R. F., Nelson, C. M., Oliver, J., Kurtti, T. J., Cornax, I., O'Sullivan, G. & Munderloh, U. G., Jul 15 2019, In : Applied and environmental microbiology. 85, 14

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access

Electrophoretic characterization of chromosomal DNA from two microsporidia

Munderloh, U. G., Kurtti, T. J. & Ross, S. E., Sep 1990, In : Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 56, 2, p. 243-248 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations
Open Access
249 Scopus citations

Establishment, maintenance and description of cell lines from the tick Ixodes scapularis

Munderloh, U. G., Liu, Y., Wang, M., Chen, C. & Kurtti, T. J., 1994, In : Journal of Parasitology. 80, 4, p. 533-543 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

182 Scopus citations

Establishment of a replicating plasmid in rickettsia prowazekii

Wood, D. O., Hines, A., Tucker, A. M., Woodard, A., Driskell, L. O., Burkhardt, N. Y., Kurtti, T. J., Baldridge, G. D. & Munderloh, U. G., Apr 17 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 4, e34715.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Scopus citations

Establishment of the Tick (Acari: Ixodidae)-Borne Cattle Pathogen Anaplasma marginale (Rickettsiales: Anaplasmataceae) in Tick Cell Culture

Munderloh, U. G., Blouin, E. F., Kocan, K. M., Ge, N. L., Edwards, W. L. & Kurtti, T. J., Jul 1996, In : Journal of medical entomology. 33, 4, p. 656-664 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

91 Scopus citations
13 Scopus citations

Expression patterns of Anaplasma marginale Msp2 variants change in response to growth in cattle, and tick cells versus mammalian cells.

Chávez, A. S. O., Felsheim, R. F., Kurtti, T. J., Ku, P. S., Brayton, K. A. & Munderloh, U. G., 2012, In : PloS one. 7, 4, p. e36012

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
11 Scopus citations
54 Scopus citations

Fluorescent protein expressing Rickettsia buchneri and Rickettsia peacockii for tracking symbiont-tick cell interactions

Kurtti, T. J., Burkhardt, N. Y., Heu, C. C. & Munderloh, U. G., Dec 1 2016, In : Veterinary Sciences. 3, 4, 34.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
7 Scopus citations

Formulation of medium for tick cell culture

Munderloh, U. G. & Kurtti, T. J., Aug 1989, In : Experimental & Applied Acarology. 7, 3, p. 219-229 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

143 Scopus citations

Functional properties of bovine IgG1 and IgG2: Interaction with complement, macrophages, neutrophils and skin

McGuire, T. C., Musoke, A. J. & Kurtti, T., Dec 1 1979, In : Immunology. 38, 2, p. 249-256 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

145 Scopus citations

Genome organization of major tandem repeats in the hard tick, Ixodes scapularis

Meyer, J. M., Kurtti, T. J., Van Zee, J. P. & Hill, C. A., Apr 1 2010, In : Chromosome Research. 18, 3, p. 357-370 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Scopus citations
68 Scopus citations

Genomic insights into the Ixodes scapularis tick vector of Lyme disease

Gulia-Nuss, M., Nuss, A. B., Meyer, J. M., Sonenshine, D. E., Roe, R. M., Waterhouse, R. M., Sattelle, D. B., De La Fuente, J., Ribeiro, J. M., Megy, K., Thimmapuram, J., Miller, J. R., Walenz, B. P., Koren, S., Hostetler, J. B., Thiagarajan, M., Joardar, V. S., Hannick, L. I., Bidwell, S., Hammond, M. P. & 73 others, Young, S., Zeng, Q., Abrudan, J. L., Almeida, F. C., Ayllón, N., Bhide, K., Bissinger, B. W., Bonzon-Kulichenko, E., Buckingham, S. D., Caffrey, D. R., Caimano, M. J., Croset, V., Driscoll, T., Gilbert, D., Gillespie, J. J., Giraldo-Calderón, G. I., Grabowski, J. M., Jiang, D., Khalil, S. M. S., Kim, D., Kocan, K. M., Koči, J., Kuhn, R. J., Kurtti, T. J., Lees, K., Lang, E. G., Kennedy, R. C., Kwon, H., Perera, R., Qi, Y., Radolf, J. D., Sakamoto, J. M., Sánchez-Gracia, A., Severo, M. S., Silverman, N., Šimo, L., Tojo, M., Tornador, C., Van Zee, J. P., Vázquez, J., Vieira, F. G., Villar, M., Wespiser, A. R., Yang, Y., Zhu, J., Arensburger, P., Pietrantonio, P. V., Barker, S. C., Shao, R., Zdobnov, E. M., Hauser, F., Grimmelikhuijzen, C. J. P., Park, Y., Rozas, J., Benton, R., Pedra, J. H. F., Nelson, D. R., Unger, M. F., Tubio, J. M. C., Tu, Z., Robertson, H. M., Shumway, M., Sutton, G., Wortman, J. R., Lawson, D., Wikel, S. K., Nene, V. M., Fraser, C. M., Collins, F. H., Birren, B., Nelson, K. E., Caler, E. & Hill, C. A., Feb 9 2016, In : Nature communications. 7, 10507.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
196 Scopus citations

Grasshopper cell culture

Munderloh, U. G., Kurtti, T. J., Liu, Y. & Chen, C., Jan 1 2018, Arthropod Cell Culture Systems. CRC Press, p. 51-64 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Growth and differentiation of lepidopteran myoblasts in vitro

Kurtti, T. J. & Brooks, M. A., Aug 1970, In : Experimental Cell Research. 61, 2-3, p. 407-412 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Scopus citations

Growth of lepidopteran epithelial cells and hemocytes in primary cultures

Kurtti, T. J. & Brooks, M. A., May 1970, In : Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 15, 3, p. 341-350 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Scopus citations

Human granulocytic ehrlichiosis in southern Germany: Increased seroprevalence in high-risk groups

Fingerle, V., Goodman, J. L., Johnson, R. C., Kurtti, T. J., Munderloh, U. G. & Wilske, B., Dec 1 1997, In : Journal of clinical microbiology. 35, 12, p. 3244-3247 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

95 Scopus citations

Identification and Isolation of Dimorphic Spores from Nosema furnacalis (Microspora: Nosematidae)

Iwano, H. & Kurtti, T. J., Jan 1 1995, In : Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 65, 3, p. 230-236 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Scopus citations

Infection of endothelial cells with Anaplasma marginale and A. phagocytophilum

Munderloh, U. G., Lynch, M. J., Herron, M. J., Palmer, A. T., Kurtti, T. J., Nelson, R. D. & Goodman, J. L., Jun 10 2004, In : Veterinary Microbiology. 101, 1, p. 53-64 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

97 Scopus citations

Infection of immature Ixodes scapularis (Acari: Ixodidae) by membrane feeding

Oliver, J. D., Lynn, G. E., Burkhardt, N. Y., Price, L. D., Nelson, C. M., Kurtti, T. J. & Munderloh, U. G., Mar 2016, In : Journal of medical entomology. 53, 2, p. 409-415 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
13 Scopus citations

Infection of Ixodes scapularis ticks with Rickettsia monacensis expressing green fluorescent protein: A model system

Baldridge, G. D., Kurtti, T. J., Burkhardt, N., Baldridge, A. S., Nelson, C. M., Oliva, A. S. & Munderloh, U. G., Mar 1 2007, In : Journal of Invertebrate Pathology. 94, 3, p. 163-174 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

26 Scopus citations
8 Scopus citations
12 Scopus citations