Isabella Cattadori

Associate Professor of Biology

Isabella Cattadori

Research Summary

Immuno-epidemiology of co-infection, how host immunity modulates parasite interactions and transmission and how host molecular processes explain the dynamics of infection at the population level.

Huck Affiliations


Publication Tags

Infection Helminths Parasites Rabbits Tanzania Immune Response Myxoma Virus Bacteria Viruses Coinfection Visualization Sheep Goats Bioinformatics Microbiota Cattle Genes Population Pathogens Small Intestine Peste Des Petits Ruminants Virus Virulence Genome Parasite Immunoglobulin G

Most Recent Papers

Convalescent plasma anti–SARS-CoV-2 spike protein ectodomain and receptor-binding domain IgG correlate with virus neutralization

Eric Salazar, Suresh V. Kuchipudi, Paul A. Christensen, Todd Eagar, Xin Yi, Picheng Zhao, Zhicheng Jin, S. Wesley Long, Randall J. Olsen, Jian Chen, Brian Castillo, Christopher Leveque, Dalton Towers, Jason Lavinder, Jimmy Gollihar, Jose Cardona, Gregory Ippolito, Ruth Nissly, Ian Bird, Denver Greenawalt, Randall M. Rossi, Abhinay Gontu, Sreenidhi Srinivasan, Indira Poojary, Isabella M. Cattadori, Peter J. Hudson, Nicole M. Josleyn, Laura Prugar, Kathleen Huie, Andrew Herbert, David W. Bernard, John M. Dye, Vivek Kapur, James M. Musser, 2020, Journal of Clinical Investigation on p. 6728-6738

Within-host mechanisms of immune regulation explain the contrasting dynamics of two helminth species in both single and dual infections

Chiara Vanalli, Lorenzo Mari, Lorenzo Righetto, Renato Casagrandi, Marino Gatto, Isabella M. Cattadori, 2020, PLoS Computational Biology

Peste des petits ruminants Virus Transmission Scaling and Husbandry Practices That Contribute to Increased Transmission Risk

Catherine M. Herzog, William A. de Glanville, Brian J. Willett, Isabella M. Cattadori, Vivek Kapur, Peter J. Hudson, Joram Buza, Emmanuel S. Swai, Sarah Cleaveland, Ottar N. Bjørnstad, 2020, Viruses

Molecular species identification of bushmeat recovered from the Serengeti ecosystem in Tanzania

Megan A. Schilling, Anna B. Estes, Ernest Eblate, Andimile Martin, Dennis Rentsch, Robab Katani, Asteria Joseph, Fatuma Kindoro, Beatus Lyimo, Jessica Radzio-Basu, Isabella M. Cattadori, Peter J. Hudson, Vivek Kapur, Joram J. Buza, Paul S. Gwakisa, 2020, PLoS One

Identifying age cohorts responsible for peste des petits ruminants virus transmission among sheep, goats, and cattle in northern Tanzania

C. M. Herzog, W. A. de Glanville, B. J. Willett, I. M. Cattadori, V. Kapur, P. J. Hudson, J. Buza, E. S. Swai, S. Cleaveland, O. N. Bjørnstad, 2020, Viruses

External disturbances impact helminth–host interactions by affecting dynamics of infection, parasite traits, and host immune responses

Isabella M. Cattadori, Ashutosh K. Pathak, Matthew J. Ferrari, 2019, Ecology and Evolution on p. 13495-13505

IMAP: An integrated bioinformatics and visualization pipeline for microbiome data analysis

Teresia M. Buza, Triza Tonui, Francesca Stomeo, Christian Tiambo, Robab Katani, Megan Schilling, Beatus Lyimo, Paul Gwakisa, Isabella Cattadori, Joram Buza, Vivek Kapur, 2019, BMC Bioinformatics

Microbial Diversity in Bushmeat Samples Recovered from the Serengeti Ecosystem in Tanzania

R. Katani, M. Schilling, B. Lyimo, T. Tonui, I Cattadori, E. Eblate, A. Martin, A. Estes, T. Buza, D. Rentsch, K. Davenport, B. Hovde, S. Lyimo, L. Munuo, F. Stomeo, C. Tiambo, J. Radzio-Basu, F. Mosha, P Hudson, J. Buza, Vivek Kapur, 2019, Scientific Reports on p. 18086

Pastoral production is associated with increased peste des petits ruminants seroprevalence in northern Tanzania across sheep, goats and cattle

C. Herzog, W. de Glanville, B. Willett, T. Kibona, I Cattadori, Vivek Kapur, P Hudson, J. Buza, S. Cleaveland, O Bjornstad, 2019, Epidemiology and Infection on p. e242

Innate Immune Genes Associated With Newcastle Disease Virus Load in Chick Embryos From Inbred and Outbred Lines

M. Schilling, S. Memari, I Cattadori, R. Katani, A. Muhairwa, J. Buza, Vivek Kapur, 2019, Frontiers in Microbiology on p. 1432

Most-Cited Papers

Evolutionary history and attenuation of myxoma virus on two continents.

Peter Kerr, Elodie Ghedin, Jay DePasse, Adam Fitch, Isabella Cattadori, Peter Hudson, David Tscharke, Andrew Read, Edward Holmes, 2012, PLoS Pathogens

Myxoma virus and the leporipoxviruses

Peter J. Kerr, June Liu, Isabella Cattadori, Elodie Ghedin, Andrew F. Read, Edward C. Holmes, 2015, Viruses on p. 1020-1061

Network model of immune responses reveals key effectors to single and co-infection dynamics by a respiratory bacterium and a gastrointestinal helminth

Juilee Thakar, Ashutosh K. Pathak, Lisa Murphy, Réka Albert, Isabella M. Cattadori, 2012, PLoS Computational Biology

Explaining patterns of infection in free-living populations using laboratory immune experiments

L. Murphy, N. Nalpas, M. Stear, I. M. Cattadori, 2011, Parasite Immunology on p. 287-302

Genome scale evolution of myxoma virus reveals host-pathogen adaptation and rapid geographic spread

Peter J. Kerr, Matthew B. Rogers, Adam Fitch, Jay V. DePasse, Isabella M. Cattadori, Alan C. Twaddle, Peter J. Hudson, David C. Tscharke, Andrew F. Read, Edward C. Holmes, Elodie Ghedin, 2013, Journal of Virology on p. 12900-12915

Impact of helminth infections and nutritional constraints on the small intestine microbiota

Isabella Cattadori, Aswathy Sebastian, Han Hao, Robab Katani, Istvan Albert, Kirsten Elise Eilertson, Vivek Kapur, Ashutosh Pathak, Susan Mitchell, 2016, PLoS One on p. e0159770

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

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

Immuno-epidemiology of chronic bacterial and helminth co-infections: Observations from the field and evidence from the laboratory

Ashutosh Pathak, Chad Pelensky, Brian Boag, Isabella Cattadori, 2012, International Journal for Parasitology on p. 647-655

A co-infection with two gastrointestinal nematodes alters host immune responses and only partially parasite dynamics

L. Murphy, A. K. Pathak, I. M. Cattadori, 2013, Parasite Immunology on p. 421-432

Climate changes influence free-living stages of soil-transmitted parasites of European rabbits

Alexander D. Hernandez, Adam Poole, Isabella M. Cattadori, 2013, Global Change Biology on p. 1028-1042