Poster Abstract Session:
152. Molecular and Nucleic Acid Testing Diagnostics
Friday, October 9, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

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Tracks: Adult ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Pediatric ID

Maximum Release of DNA from Difficult-to-lyse Bacteria for Nucleic Acid Testing Using a Novel Chemical Lysis Reagent
Olle De Bruin, PhD ; Jacques Niles, MSc ; Bitapi Ray, MSc ; Cassandra Kelly-Cirino, PhD
  • IDweek poster final.pdf (2.8 MB)
  • Direct Rapid Identification of Bacteria from Positive Blood Cultures Using the Bruker MALDI Biotyper and Serum Separator Tubes
    Dale Purych, MD, FRCPC ; Manal Tadros, MBBS, MSc, PhD, FRCPC ; Valerie Field, MLT ; Amandeep Minhas, MLT ; Jeannette Hoeksema, MLT ; Bo Lien, MLT ; Anita Kingsbury, MLT ; Benjamin Mack, MD, FRCPC ; Susan Roman, MD, FRCPC ; Joan Tomblin, MD, FRCPC
    Evaluating Use Of MALDI-TOF For Blood Culture Isolate Identification In A Four Hospital System
    Adrienne Kercsak, PharmD ; Eva Sullivan, PharmD ; Harminder Sikand, PharmD, FCSHP, FASHP
    A comparison between next generation sequencing and bacterial culture for the detection of bacteria in clinical specimen
    Yong Duk Jeon, MD ; Young Soun Lim, M.S ; Soohyun Lee, M.S ; Kyung Mo Kim, PhD ; Choong-Min Ryu, PhD ; In Young Jung, MD ; Mi-Young Ahn, MD ; Hea Won Ann, MD ; Jin Young Ahn, MD ; Nam Su Ku, MD ; Dongeun Yong, MD, PhD ; Kyungwon Lee, MD, PhD ; June Myung Kim, MD, PhD ; Jun Yong Choi, MD, PhD
    Molecular Detection of Sepsis-Causing Pathogens Directly from Whole Blood Specimens
    Alexandra Barr, MS ; Edward Adams, PhD ; Lisa-Jo Clarizia, PhD ; Ruth Bauer, MS ; Stephen Springer, BS ; Michael Davila, BS ; Gerald Axford, BS ; Orlando Chavez, BS ; Victor Esch, PhD ; Robin Patel, MD, FIDSA, FRCP(C), D(ABMM), FACP, F(AAM) ; Cathy Petti, MD ; Meghan Norvell, PhD

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 7th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.