Oral Abstract Session:
36. Diagnostics: Typing/Sequencing
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 7--AB

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Adult ID, Investigative ID, Pediatric ID

Moderator:  Cathy Petti, MD, ARUP Laboratory

10:30 AM
Clinical Experience using Broad-Range PCR-based Sequencing for Pathogen Identification
Rachel Rutishauser, MD, PhD ; Steve Miller, MD, PhD ; Jennifer Babik, MD, PhD
10:45 AM
Shared genetic variants among Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates causing complicated pneumonia and empyema in children
Edward Osborne, PhD ; Anne J. Blaschke, MD, PhD, FIDSA, FPIDS ; Krow Ampofo, MD, FIDSA, FPIDS ; Hillary Crandall, MD, PhD ; Jarrett Killpack, BSc ; Chris R. Stockmann, MSc ; Andrew P. Farrell, PhD ; Kael F Fischer, PhD ; Andrew Pavia, MD, FIDSA, FSHEA, FPIDS ; Karen Eilbeck, PhD ; Robert Schlaberg, MD, MPH ; Mark Yandell, PhD ; Carrie L. Byington, MD, FIDSA
11:00 AM
A Novel Urinary Biomarker of Tuberculosis and Response to Chemotherapy
Flonza Isa, MD ; Sean Collins, MD ; Diessy Decome, MD ; Nancy Dorvil, MD ; Patrice Joseph, MD ; Lauren Smith, BS ; Stephen Salerno, - ; Martin Wells, PhD ; Steven Fischer, MS ; Jean William Pape, MD ; Warren Johnson, MD ; Daniel Fitzgerald, MD ; Kyu Rhee, MD, PhD
11:15 AM
Clinical Utility of Rapid Molecular-Based Influenza Testing
Andrea Dugas, MD, PhD ; Richard Rothman, MD, PhD
11:30 AM
Clinical Utility of Unbiased Metagenomic NGS in Diagnosis of Acute Infectious Diseases: A Prospective Case Series
Samia N Naccache, Ph.D. ; Alex Greninger, PhD ; Erik Samayoa, BS ; Steve Miller, MD, PhD ; Charles Y. Chiu, M.D./Ph.D.

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