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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The ecology and evolutionary genetics of infectious disease.

Most Recent Papers

Modeling Marek's disease virus transmission

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

Volatile biomarkers of symptomatic and asymptomatic malaria infection in humans

Consuelo M. De Moraes, Caroline Wanjiku, Nina M. Stanczyk, Hannier Pulido, James W. Sims, Heike S. Betz, Andrew F. Read, Baldwyn Torto, Mark C. Mescher, 2018, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 5780-5785

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

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

Reverse engineering field isolates of myxoma virus demonstrates that some gene disruptions or losses of function do not explain virulence changes observed in the field

June Liu, Isabella M. Cattadori, Derek G. Sim, John Sebastian Eden, Edward C. Holmes, Andrew F. Read, Peter J. Kerr, 2017, Journal of virology

Do pathogens gain virulence as hosts become more resistant?

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

Next step in the ongoing arms race between myxoma virus and wild rabbits in Australia is a novel disease phenotype

Peter J. Kerr, Isabella M. Cattadori, June Liu, Derek G. Sim, Jeff W. Dodds, Jason W. Brooks, Mary J. Kennett, Edward C. Holmes, Andrew F. Read, 2017, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 9397-9402

A nutrient mediates intraspecific competition between rodent malaria parasites in vivo

Nina Wale, Derek G. Sim, Andrew F. Read, 2017, Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences

The selfish germ

Andrew F. Read, 2017, PLoS Biology

Industry-Wide Surveillance of Marek's Disease Virus on Commercial Poultry Farms

David A. Kennedy, Christopher Cairns, Matthew J. Jones, Andrew S. Bell, Rahel M. Salathé, Susan J. Baigent, Venugopal K. Nair, Patricia A. Dunn, Andrew F. Read, 2017, Avian diseases on p. 153-164

Recent High-Impact Papers

Decomposing health

Lars Råberg, Andrea L. Graham, Andrew F. Read, 2009, Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences on p. 37-49

Influence of climate on malaria transmission depends on daily temperature variation

Krijn P. Paaijmans, Simon Blanford, Andrew S. Bell, Justine I. Blanford, Andrew F. Read, Matthew B. Thomas, 2010, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 15135-15139

Understanding the link between malaria risk and climate

Krijn P. Paaijmans, Andrew F. Read, Matthew B. Thomas, 2009, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America on p. 13844-13849

Insecticide control of vector-borne diseases

Ana Rivero, Julien Vézilier, Mylene Weill, Andrew F. Read, Sylvain Gandon, 2010, PLoS Pathogens on p. 5-6

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

The effect of temperature on Anopheles mosquito population dynamics and the potential for malaria transmission

Lindsay M. Beck-Johnson, William A. Nelson, Krijn P. Paaijmans, Andrew F. Read, Matthew B. Thomas, Ottar N. Bjørnstad, 2013, PLoS One

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

Malaria in India

Aparup Das, Anupkumar R. Anvikar, Lauren J. Cator, Ramesh C. Dhiman, Alex Eapen, Neelima Mishra, Bhupinder N. Nagpal, Nutan Nanda, Kamaraju Raghavendra, Andrew F. Read, Surya K. Sharma, Om P. Singh, Vineeta Singh, Photini Sinnis, Harish C. Srivastava, Steven A. Sullivan, Patrick L. Sutton, Matthew B. Thomas, Jane M. Carlton, Neena Valecha, 2012, Acta Tropica on p. 267-273

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