Jane Koehler, MD

Infectious disease physician

Academic Title

Professor

Education

George Washington University School of Medicine 1984

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Huwyler C, Heiniger N, Chomel BB, Kim M, Kasten RW, Koehler JE. Dynamics of Co-Infection with Bartonella henselae Genotypes I and II in Naturally Infected Cats: Implications for Feline Vaccine Development. Microb Ecol. 2017 Aug; 74(2):474-484.
  2. Kim JH, Previte DJ, Yoon KS, Murenzi E, Koehler JE, Pittendrigh BR, Lee SH, Clark JM. Comparison of the proliferation and excretion of Bartonella quintana between body and head lice following oral challenge. Insect Mol Biol. 2017 06; 26(3):266-276.
  3. Molia S, Kasten RW, Stuckey MJ, Boulouis HJ, Allen J, Borgo GM, Koehler JE, Chang CC, Chomel BB. Isolation of Bartonella henselae, Bartonella koehlerae subsp. koehlerae, Bartonella koehlerae subsp. bothieri and a new subspecies of B. koehlerae from free-ranging lions (Panthera leo) from South Africa, cheetahs (Acinonyx jubatus) from Namibia and captive cheetahs from California. Epidemiol Infect. 2016 11; 144(15):3237-3243.
  4. Chomel BB, Molia S, Kasten RW, Borgo GM, Stuckey MJ, Maruyama S, Chang CC, Haddad N, Koehler JE. Isolation of Bartonella henselae and Two New Bartonella Subspecies, Bartonellakoehlerae Subspecies boulouisii subsp. nov. and Bartonella koehlerae Subspecies bothieri subsp. nov. from Free-Ranging Californian Mountain Lions and Bobcats. PLoS One. 2016; 11(3):e0148299.
  5. Lee SA, Plett SK, Luetkemeyer AF, Borgo GM, Ohliger MA, Conrad MB, Cookson BT, Sengupta DJ, Koehler JE. Bartonella quintana Aortitis in a Man with AIDS, Diagnosed by Needle Biopsy and 16S rRNA Gene Amplification. J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Aug; 53(8):2773-6.
  6. Gandhi, T.N., L.N. Slater, D.F. Welch, and J.E. Koehler. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of Infectious Disease (Bennett, J.E., R. Dolin, and M.J. Blaser, Eds). Chapter 236: Bartonella, including cat-scratch disease. 2015; 2649-2663 .
  7. Chomel BB, Kasten RW, Stuckey MJ, Breitschwerdt EB, Maggi RG, Henn JB, Koehler JE, Chang CC. Experimental infection of cats with Afipia felis and various Bartonella species or subspecies. Vet Microbiol. 2014 Aug 27; 172(3-4):505-10.
  8. Previte D, Olds BP, Yoon K, Sun W, Muir W, Paige KN, Lee SH, Clark J, Koehler JE, Pittendrigh BR. Differential gene expression in laboratory strains of human head and body lice when challenged with Bartonella quintana, a pathogenic bacterium. Insect Mol Biol. 2014 Apr; 23(2):244-54.
  9. Abromaitis S, Koehler JE. The Bartonella quintana extracytoplasmic function sigma factor RpoE has a role in bacterial adaptation to the arthropod vector environment. J Bacteriol. 2013 Jun; 195(11):2662-74.
  10. Abromaitis S, Nelson CS, Previte D, Yoon KS, Clark JM, DeRisi JL, Koehler JE. Bartonella quintana deploys host and vector temperature-specific transcriptomes. PLoS One. 2013; 8(3):e58773.
  11. Koehler, J.E.. Sande's HIV/AIDS Medicine: Medical Management of AIDS 2013 (Volberding, P.A., W.C. Greene, and J.M.A. Lange, Eds). Bartonella infections in HIV-infected individuals. 2013; 421-432.
  12. Doyon JB, Sutton DA, Theodore P, Dhillon G, Jones KD, Thompson EH, Fu J, Wickes BL, Koehler JE, Schwartz BS. Rasamsonia argillacea pulmonary and aortic graft infection in an immune-competent patient. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Feb; 51(2):719-22.
  13. Roden JA, Wells DH, Chomel BB, Kasten RW, Koehler JE. Hemin binding protein C is found in outer membrane vesicles and protects Bartonella henselae against toxic concentrations of hemin. Infect Immun. 2012 Mar; 80(3):929-42.
  14. Vigil A, Ortega R, Jain A, Nakajima-Sasaki R, Tan X, Chomel BB, Kasten RW, Koehler JE, Felgner PL. Identification of the feline humoral immune response to Bartonella henselae infection by protein microarray. PLoS One. 2010 Jul 06; 5(7):e11447.
  15. Koehler, J.E. and D.A. Relman. Antimicrobial Therapy and Vaccines (Yu, V.L., R. Weber and D. Raoult, Eds). Bartonella species. 2010.
  16. Chomel BB, Henn JB, Kasten RW, Nieto NC, Foley J, Papageorgiou S, Allen C, Koehler JE. Dogs are more permissive than cats or guinea pigs to experimental infection with a human isolate of Bartonella rochalimae. Vet Res. 2009 Jul-Aug; 40(4):27.
  17. Bouchouicha R, Durand B, Monteil M, Chomel BB, Berrich M, Arvand M, Birtles RJ, Breitschwerdt EB, Koehler JE, Maggi R, Maruyama S, Kasten R, Petit E, Boulouis HJ, Haddad N. Molecular epidemiology of feline and human Bartonella henselae isolates. Emerg Infect Dis. 2009 May; 15(5):813-6.
  18. Chomel BB, Boulouis HJ, Breitschwerdt EB, Kasten RW, Vayssier-Taussat M, Birtles RJ, Koehler JE, Dehio C. Ecological fitness and strategies of adaptation of Bartonella species to their hosts and vectors. Vet Res. 2009 Mar-Apr; 40(2):29.
  19. Henn JB, Gabriel MW, Kasten RW, Brown RN, Koehler JE, MacDonald KA, Kittleson MD, Thomas WP, Chomel BB. Infective endocarditis in a dog and the phylogenetic relationship of the associated "Bartonella rochalimae" strain with isolates from dogs, gray foxes, and a human. J Clin Microbiol. 2009 Mar; 47(3):787-90.
  20. Lipton BA, Hopkins SG, Koehler JE, DiGiacomo RF. A survey of veterinarian involvement in zoonotic disease prevention practices. J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2008 Oct 15; 233(8):1242-9.

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