Poster Abstract Session:
49. Diagnostic Microbiology; Novel Molecular Methods
Thursday, October 3, 2013: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C

Tracks: Adult ID

Presentations:

257
A Rapid Genotyping Method for Polyomavirus BK
Lilli Gard, BSc ; Bert Niesters, PhD ; Annelies Riezebos-Brilman, MD, PhD

258
Multipex PCR versus FilmArray for Rapid Genotyping of Influenza A in the Whole 2012-2013 Influenza Season
Coretta Van Leer-Buter, MD, PhD ; Evelien Boerma, BSc ; Sytske Van Der Schaaf, BSc ; Annelies Riezebos-Brilman, MD, PhD ; Bert Niesters, PhD

260
Consistency of influenza A test results across respiratory specimen collection methods using real time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction
Sarah Spencer, Ph.D. ; Manjusha Gaglani, MBBS ; Allison Naleway, PhD ; Sue Reynolds, MS, MPH ; Sam Bozeman, MPH ; Sarah Ball, MPH, ScD ; Emily Henkle, PhD, MPH ; Jennifer Meece, PhD ; Mary Vandermause, BS, MT ; Lydia Clipper, BSN ; Mark Thompson, PhD

261
Comparison of the impact of two multiplex respiratory panel assays on management of hospitalized children
Ferdaus Hassan, PhD ; Elizabeth Rodman ; Diana Yu, PharmD, BCPS ; Rangaraj Selvarangan, PhD

262
Diagnostic Utility of Human Parechovirus (HPeV) and Enterovirus (EV) RT-PCR Testing on non-CSF Specimens in Infants Less than 90 Days of Age
J. Michael Klatte, M.D. ; Christopher Harrison, M.D. ; Brian Pate, M.D. ; Mary Anne Jackson, MD, FIDSA ; Rangaraj Selvarangan, PhD

263
Comparison of Nasopharyngeal and Anterior Nare Swabs for PCR Detection of Respiratory Viruses in Children
Carrie L. Byington, MD ; Wendy Hobson-Rohrer, MD ; Adam L. Hersh, MD, PhD ; Anne J. Blaschke, MD, PhD

264
Utility of a Commercial Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay for Detection of Asymptomatic Carriers of Toxigenic Clostridium difficile in Two Veterans Affairs Long-Term Care Facilities
Curtis Donskey, MD ; Venkata C.K. Sunkesula, M.D., M.S ; Annette Jencson, BSMT(ASCP)SM, CIC ; Nimalie Stone, MD, MS ; Carolyn Gould, MD ; Clifford Mcdonald, MD ; Matthew Samore, MD ; Jeanmarie Mayer, MD ; Susan M. Pacheco, MD ; Susan Sambol ; Laurica A. Petrella, BS ; Deborah Terry ; Dale Gerding, MD, FIDSA

265
Performance of (1,3)-?- D- Glucan in Bronchoalveolar Lavage of Lung Transplant Recipients for the Diagnosis of Invasive Aspergillosis
Archana Bhaskaran, MD ; Lianne Singer, MD ; Tony Mazzulli, MD ; Taisa Pipkin ; Coleman Rotstein, MD ; Shahid Husain, MD, MS
Posters
  • BDG in LTR.pdf (282.9 kB)

  • 267
    Nasopharyngeal Colonization of Adults Hospitalized with Acute Respiratory Disease: Feasibility of Molecular Detection and Typing of Streptococcus pneumoniae from Nasopharyngeal Swabs
    Amanda Lang, PhD ; Jason Leblanc, PhD ; Todd Hatchette, MD ; Lingyun Ye, PhD ; Donna Mackinnon-Cameron, MMath ; May Elsherif, MD ; Shelly Mcneil, MD, FIDSA

    269
    Performance Characteristics of the Focus Technologies Simplexa Direct Combined Influenza A/B and RSV Real-Time RT-PCR Assay during the 2012-2013 Influenza Season
    Randin Nelson, MD ; Philip Gialanella, MS ; Rizwan Naeem, M.B., B.S. ; Belinda Ostrowsky, MD, MPH ; Iona Munjal, MD ; Michael Levi, ScD

    272
    Identification of Clinically Important Candida species in Blood Cultures Using a Colorimetric Sensor Array
    Ana V. Salas Vargas, MD ; Deborah Wilson, MT ; Yair S. Churi ; Sung H. Lim ; Gary Procop, MD, FIDSA ; Peter Mazzone, MD ; Nabin Shrestha, MD

    273
    Human Rhinovirus Detection by Multiplex PCR Assays: An Experience in a Single Tertiary Medical Center
    Ji Yeon Sung, M.D. ; Yae Sil Seok, M.T. ; Eun Kyung Ra, M.T. ; Moon-Woo Seong, M.D. ; Sung Sup Park, M.D.

    274
    Diagnostic usefulness of a new in situ hybridization method for detection of global bacterial DNA in febrile neutropenia
    Mizuki Aimoto ; Hideo Koh ; Akio Matsuhisa ; Shin-Ichi Inoue ; Takako Katayama ; Joji Nagasaki ; Manami Sakabe ; Hiroshi Okamura ; Takuro Yoshimura ; Akiko Inaba ; Shiro Koh ; Satoru Nanno ; Mitsutaka Nishimoto ; Yasuhiro Nakashima ; Asao Hirose ; Mika Nakamae ; Kiyoyuki Hagihara ; Yoshiki Terada ; Takahiko Nakane ; Hirohisa Nakamae ; Masayuki Hino

    275
    Genotypic Characterization of Streptococcus canis Isolated from Distinct Hosts with Special Emphasis on Multilocus Sequence Typing
    Marcos D. Pinho ; Sandra C. Matos ; Constança Pomba, PhD ; Antina Lubke-Becker, PhD ; Lothar H. Wieler, PhD ; Silvia Preziuso, PhD ; Jose Melo-Cristino, MD, PhD ; Mario Ramirez, PhD

    276
    Using Molecular Diagnostics to Decipher the Genetic Basis of Antibiotic Resistance in Clinical Isolates of Gram-Negative Bacteria
    Andrea M. Hujer, BS ; Kristine M. Hujer, BS ; Thomas Hall, PhD ; Christine Marzan, PhD ; Rangarajan Sampath, PhD ; David J. Ecker, PhD ; T. Nicholas Domitrovic, BA ; Liang Chen, PhD ; Federico Perez, MD ; Barry Kreiswirth, PhD ; Vance Fowler, MD ; Henry F. Chambers, MD ; Robert A. Bonomo, MD

    277
    Impact of Delays in Processing of Respiratory Specimens Prior to Real Time RT-PCR Testing on Presence and Amount of Amplifiable RNA
    Ryan Dare, MD, MS ; Yuwei Zhu, MD, MS ; John Williams, MD ; Marie Griffin, MD, MPH ; H. Keipp Talbot, MD, MPH

    278
    Successful Implementation of a 24/7 Molecular Assay for the Diagnosis of Influenza A/B and RSV at Children's Hospital Los Angeles
    Maryann Lustestica ; Daryl Strano ; Aileen Delos Angeles ; Claudia Michelle Polanco ; Gennie Lam ; Jennifer Dien Bard

    279
    Comparison of molecular techniques for identification of Fusarium species from clinical samples
    Marcela Souza, BS ; Tetsuhiro Matsuzawa, PhD ; Tohru Gonoi, PhD ; Katsuhiko Kamei, PhD ; Yasunori Muraosa, PhD ; Angélica Schreiber, PhD ; Luzia Lyra ; Maria Luiza Moretti, PhD ; Plínio Trabasso, PhD

    281
    Validation of Real-time Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction (rRT-PCR) Assays for the Detection and Characterization of Influenza Strains
    May Elsherif, MD ; Shelly Mcneil, MD, FIDSA ; Serge Durviaux ; Jessica Mclellan, PhD ; Amanda Lang, PhD ; Todd Hatchette, MD ; Jason Leblanc, PhD

    282
    Use of Broad-Range PCR in Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases
    Dilek Ince, MD ; Susan E. Beekmann, RN, MPH ; Anne J. Blaschke, MD, PhD ; Adam L. Hersh, MD, PhD ; Kimberly E. Hanson, MD, MHS ; Philip M. Polgreen, MD
    Posters
  • New Image.PNG (255.0 kB)

  • 283
    The Tm Mapping Method: A Novel Method That Enables Rapid Identification of Unknown Pathogenic Microorganisms within Three Hours of Patient Sample Collection
    Hideki Niimi, MD. PhD. ; Tomohiro Ueno ; Masashi Mori, PhD. ; Homare Tabata, PhD ; Hiroshi Minami, PhD ; Michihiko Goto, MD ; Sugeru Saito, MD. PhD. ; Isao Kitajima, MD. PhD.

    284
    Development and validation of a multiplex PCR assay for rapid diagnosis of ventriculostomy-related infections
    Claire Gordon ; Rafal Tokarz ; Thomas Briese, PhD ; Susan Whittier, PhD ; Jayesh Shah ; Michael Yin, MD
    Posters
  • VRI poster IDWeek Final.pdf (529.0 kB)

  • 285
    Detection in Blood of Dominant Carried Pneumococcal Serotype with Quantitative Serotype-Specific PCR in Adult Pneumonia
    Werner Albrich, MD, MCSR ; Jean-Noel Telles, PhD ; Shabir Madhi, MD, PhD ; Melina Messaoudi ; Milen Milenkov ; Peter Adrian, PhD ; Sandra Dollet ; Nadia Van Niekerk ; Glaucia Paranhos-Baccala, PhD ; Keith Klugman, MD, PhD, FIDSA

    286
    Rapid detection of bacteriuria using a new rapid immunoassay
    Marsha Cox, MS ; April Abbott, PhD, D(ABMM) ; Ann E. Stapleton, MD

    287
    Comparison of Turnaround Time (TAT) and Time to Oseltamivir Discontinuation between Two Respiratory Viral Panel Testing (RVP) Methodologies
    Natasha Pettit, PharmD ; Scott Matushek, MS ; Angella Charnot-Katsikas, MD ; Vera Tesic, MD, MS ; Sue Boonlayangoor, MS ; Benjamin Brielmaier, PharmD ; Jennifer Pisano, MD

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