Oral Abstract Session:
172. Laboratory and Clinical Virology
Saturday, October 5, 2013: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: 300

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Target Audience: infectious diseases physicians

Topical Category: V. Clinical Virology

Tracks: Adult ID

Moderator:  Kieren A. Marr, MD, FIDSA, The Johns Hopkins Hospital


10:30 AM
False Positive Hepatitis C Virus Serology after Placement of a Ventricular Assist Device
Christine Durand, MD ; Kieren A. Marr, MD, FIDSA ; Darin Ostrander, PhD ; Aruna Subramanian, MD ; Alexandra Valsamakis, MD, PhD ; Andrea Cox, MD, PhD ; Dionissios Neofytos, MD, MPH

10:45 AM
Assessment of the accuracy of clinical diagnosis of herpes zoster by polymerase chain reaction
Hung Fu Tseng, Ph.D., MPH ; Scott Schmid, PhD ; Rafael Harpaz, MD, MPH ; Phillip LaRussa, MD ; Kimberly Holmquist, MPHc ; Kay W. Radford ; Yi Luo, MS ; Steven Jacobsen, MD, PhD

11:00 AM
Human Monoclonal Antibody 54G10 is Highly Effective against Human Metapneumovirus in Vivo in a New Mouse Model
Jennifer Schuster, MD ; Sharon Tollefson, BA ; Kelli Boyd, DVM, PhD ; Dennis R. Burton, PhD ; R. Anthony Williamson, PhD ; John Williams, MD

11:15 AM
The role of dengue viruses serotypes emergence and re-emergence in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, 2010-2012
Manoela Da Silva ; Rita Nogueira ; Ana Maria De Filippis ; Monique Lima ; Eliane Araujo ; Jaqueline Simoes ; Simone Sampaio ; Priscila Nunes ; Bianca Gonçalves ; Carla Sousa ; Dinair Lima ; Flavia Santos, PhD

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K. A. Marr, Pfizer: Investigator, Research grant and Research support
Astellas: Investigator and Scientific Advisor, Consulting fee, Research grant and Research support
Merck: Investigator, Research grant and Research support

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