Publications

Recent Publications

  1. Moon, S, Szlezák, NA, Michaud, CM, Jamison, DT, Keusch, GT, Clark, WC, Bloom, BR. The Global Health System: Lessons for a Stronger Institutional Framework. PLoS Medicine 2010; 7:e1000193
  2. Goldstone, RM, Goonesekera, SD, Bloom, BR, Sampson, SL. The transcriptional regulator Rv0485 modulates the expression of a pe and ppe gene pair and is required for Mycobacterium tuberculosis virulence. Infect Immun 2009; 77:4654-67.
  3. Szlezák, NA, Bloom, BR, Jamison, DT, Keusch, GT, Michaud, CM, Moon, S, Clark, WC. The Global Health System: Actors, Norms and Expectations in Transition. PLoS Medicine 2010; 7:e1000183.
  4.  Bloom, BR Support for global health.  Science 2010 328:791.
  5.  Bloom, BR, Woods W. “Public Private Partnership Models” WHO Global Strategy for Women and Children’s Health: Investing in our Common Future-Version 2, http://www.who.int/pmnch/activities/jointactionplan/100922_2_investing.pdf, 2010.
  6.  Bloom, BR. WHO needs change. Nature 2011; 473:143-5.
  7. Farmer, P, Almazor, CP, Bahnsen, ET, Barry, D, Bazile J, Bloom BR, Bose, N, Brewer, T, Calderwood, SB, Clemens, JD, Cravioto, A, Eustache, E, Jerome, G, Gupta, N, Harris, JB, Hiatt, HH, Holstein, C, Hotez, PJ, Ivers, LC, Kerry, VB, Koenig, SP, LaRocque, RC, Leandre, F. Lambert, W, Lyon, E, Mekalanos, JJ, Mukherjee, JS, Oswald, C, Pape, JW, Prosper, AG, Rabinovich, R, Raymonville, M, Rejouit, JR, Ronan, LJ, Rosenberg, ML, Ryan, ET, Sachs, JD, Sack, DA, Surena, C, Suri, AA, Ternier, R, Waldor, MK, Walton, D, and Weigel, JL.   Meeting Cholera’s Challenge to Haiti and the World: A Joint Statement on Cholera Prevention and Care.   PLoS Neglected Tropical Disease 2011; 5:e1145.
  8. Fabri M, Stenger S, Shin DM, Yuk JM, Liu PT, Realegeno S, Lee HM, Krutzik SR, Schenk M, Sieling PA, Teles R, Montoya D, Iyer SS, Bruns H, Lewinsohn DM, Hollis BW, Hewison M, Adams JS, Steinmeyer A, Zügel U, Cheng G, Jo EK, Bloom BR, Modlin RL. Vitamin D Is Required for IFN-{gamma}-Mediated Antimicrobial Activity of Human Macrophages. Sci Transl Med. 2011; 3:104ra102.
  9. Lipsitch M, Plotkin JB, Simonsen L, Bloom B. Evolution, safety, and highly pathogenic influenza viruses. Science. 2012 Jun 22; 336:1529-31.
  10. Ganmaa D, Giovannucci E, Bloom BR, Fawzi W, Burr W, Batbaatar D, Sumberzul N, Holick MF, Willett WC. Vitamin D, tuberculin skin test conversion, and latent tuberculosis in Mongolian school-age children: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled feasibility trial. Am J Clin Nutr. 2012 Aug; 96:391-6.
  11. Lipsitch M, Bloom BR. Rethinking biosafety in research on potential pandemic pathogens. MBio 2012 Oct; 3(5). Doi:pii: e00360-12.
  12. Laxminarayan R, Arrow K, Jamison D, Bloom BR. Public health. From financing to fevers: lessons of an antimalarial subsidy program. Science. 2012 Nov 2: 338:615-6.
  13. Teles RM, Graeber TG, Krutzik SR, Montoya D, Schenk M, Lee DJ, Komisopoulou E, Kelly-Scumpia K, Chun R, Iyer SS, Sarno EN, Rea TH, Hewison M, Adams JS, Popper SJ, Relman DA, Stenger S, Bloom BR, Cheng G, Modlin RL. Type I Interferon Suppresses Type II Interferon-Triggered Human Anti-Mycobacterial Responses. Science. 2013 Feb 28. [Epub ahead of print].
  14. Bishai W, Sullivan Z, Bloom BR, Andersen P. Bettering BCG: a tough task for a TB vaccine? Nature Medicine. 2013 Apr;19(4):410-1.
  15. Modlin RL, Bloom BR. TB or not TB: that is no longer the question. Science Translational Medicine. 2013 Nov 27;5(213):213.
  16. Bloom BR, Marcuse E, Mnookin S. Addressing vaccine hesitancy. Science. 2014 Apr 25;322(6182):339.
  17. Paniz Mondolfi AE, Bloom BR. Dr. Jacinto Convit (1913-2014). Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2014 Aug;91(2):435-6.
  18. Montoya D, Inkeles MS, Liu PT, Realegeno S, Teles RM, Vaidya P, Munoz MA, Schenk M, Swindell WR, Chun R, Zavala K, Hewison M, Adams JS, Horvath S, Pellegrini M, Bloom BR, Modlin RL. IL-32 is a molecular marker of a host defense network in human tuberculosis. Sci Transl Med. 2014 Aug 20;6(250):250ra114.