Andrew Read

Andrew Read

Director, Huck Institutes of the Life Sciences; Evan Pugh Professor of Biology and Entomology; Eberly Professor of Biotechnology

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Most Recent Papers

The contribution of host cell-directed vs. Parasite-directed immunity to the disease and dynamics of malaria infections

Nina Wale, Matthew J. Jones, Derek G. Sim, Andrew F. Read, Aaron A. King, 2019, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 22386-22392

Impact of an antimicrobial stewardship intervention on within- and between-patient daptomycin resistance evolution in vancomycin-resistant enterococcus faecium

Clare L. Kinnear, Twisha S. Patel, Carol L. Young, Vincent Marshall, Duane W. Newton, Andrew F. Read, Robert J. Woods, 2019, Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy

Vancomycin-resistant enterococcus acquisition in a tertiary care hospital

Rishi Chanderraj, Jess A. Millar, Twisha S. Patel, Andrew F. Read, Laraine Washer, Keith S. Kaye, Robert J. Woods, 2019, Open Forum Infectious Diseases

The plos biology xv collection

Lauren A. Richardson, Sandra L. Schmid, Avinash Bhandoola, Christelle Harly, Anders Hedenström, Michael T. Laub, Georgina M. Mace, Piali Sengupta, Ann M. Stock, Andrew F. Read, Harmit S. Malik, Mark Estelle, Sally Lowell, Jonathan Kimmelman, 2019, PLoS biology

Punctuated evolution of myxoma virus

Peter J. Kerr, John Sebastian Eden, Francesca Di Giallonardo, David Peacock, June Liu, Tanja Strive, Andrew F. Read, Edward C. Holmes, 2019, Journal of virology

Modeling Marek's disease virus transmission: A framework for evaluating the impact of farming practices and evolution

David A. Kennedy, Patricia Dunn, Andrew Fraser Read, 2018, Epidemics on p. 85-95

Institution-wide and Within-Patient Evolution of Daptomycin Susceptibility in Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus faecium Bloodstream Infections

Robert J. Woods, Twisha S. Patel, Jerod L. Nagel, Duane W. Newton, Andrew F. Read, 2018, Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology on p. 226-228

The impact of within-host ecology on the fitness of a drug-resistant parasite

Silvie Huijben, Brian H.K. Chan, William A. Nelson, Andrew F. Read, 2018, Evolution, Medicine and Public Health on p. 127-137

Resource limitation prevents the emergence of drug resistance by intensifying within-host competition

Nina Wale, Derek G. Sim, Matthew J. Jones, Rahel Salathe, Troy Day, Andrew F. Read, 2017, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 13774-13779

Do pathogens gain virulence as hosts become more resistant?

Andrew F. Read, Peter J. Kerr, 2017, Scientist

Recent Most-Cited Papers

The evolution of drug resistance and the curious orthodoxy of aggressive chemotherapy

Andrew F. Read, Troy Day, Silvie Huijben, 2011, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 10871-10877

Intensive fish farming and the evolution of pathogen virulence

K. Pulkkinen, L. R. Suomalainen, A. F. Read, D. Ebert, P. Rintamäki, E. T. Valtonen, 2010, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences on p. 593-600

Imperfect vaccination can enhance the transmission of highly virulent pathogens

Andrew F. Read, Susan J. Baigent, Claire Powers, Lydia B. Kgosana, Luke Blackwell, Lorraine P. Smith, David A. Kennedy, Stephen W. Walkden-Brown, Venugopal K. Nair, 2015, PLoS biology

Exposing malaria in-host diversity and estimating population diversity by capture-recapture using massively parallel pyrosequencing

Jonathan J. Juliano, Kimberly Porter, Victor Mwapasa, Rithy Sem, William O. Rogers, Frédéric Ariey, Chansuda Wongsrichanaiai, Andrew Read, Steven R. Meshnick, 2010, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 20138-20143

Complex effects of temperature on mosquito immune function

C. C. Murdock, Krijn P. Paaijmans, Andrew S. Bells, Jonas G. King, Julián F. Hillyer, Andrew F. Read, Matthew B. Thomas, 2012, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences on p. 3357-3366

Evolutionary History and Attenuation of Myxoma Virus on Two Continents

Peter J. Kerr, Elodie Ghedin, Jay V. DePasse, Adam Fitch, Isabella M. Cattadori, Peter J. Hudson, David C. Tscharke, Andrew F. Read, Edward C. Holmes, 2012, PLoS pathogens

Malaria-induced changes in host odors enhance mosquito attraction

Consuelo M. De Moraes, Nina M. Stanczyk, Heike S. Betz, Hannier Pulido, Derek G. Sim, Andrew F. Read, Mark C. Mescher, 2014, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 11079-11084

'Manipulation' without the parasite

Lauren J. Cator, Justin George, Simon Blanford, Courtney C. Murdock, Thomas C. Baker, Andrew F. Read, Matthew B. Thomas, 2013, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

Does High-Dose Antimicrobial Chemotherapy Prevent the Evolution of Resistance?

Troy Day, Andrew F. Read, 2016, PLoS computational biology

Imperfect vaccination can enhance the transmission of highly virulent pathogens

Andrew Fraser Read, Susan J. Baigent, Claire Powers, Lydia B. Kgosana, Luke Blackwell, Lorraine P. Smith, David A. Kennedy, Stephen W. Walkden-Brown, Venugopal K. Nair, 2015, PLoS Biology