Poster Abstract Session:
45. Diagnostics: Virology
Thursday, October 8, 2015: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


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

Clinical Performance of the FilmArray BioThreat-E test for diagnosing Ebola Virus Disease in “alternate” specimen types: urine and saliva
N'faly Magassouba, PhD ; Françoise Gay-Andrieu, MD, PhD ; Valentina Picot, VetD ; Christophe Peyrefitte, PharmD, PhD ; Brigitte Dacosta, MSc ; Frédéric Bedin, PhD ; Amadou Doré, Tech ; Fodé Kourouma, Tech ; Jean-Louis Machuron, PharmD ; Christophe Longuet, MD, MPH ; Cynthia Phillips, PhD ; Matt Scullion, PhD ; Mark Miller, MD
Comparison and Value of non-invasive tests in Chronic Hepatitis B and C versus Liver Biopsy
Tuna Demirdal, Dr ; Recep Balik, Dr ; Atakan Nemli, Dr ; Selin Ozdemir, Dr ; Sena Sari, Dr ; Serap Ural, Dr
  • Abstract-230.pdf (186.7 kB)
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    Rapid and accurate point-of-care PCR diagnosis of influenza A and B with the cobas® Liat system in CLIA-waived settings
    Yu Tian, PhD ; Alan Huang, PhD ; Kemi Williams, MBA ; Patrick Volkir, BS ; Robert Luo, MD, MPH ; Lingjun Chen, BA
  • IDSA2015FluFINAL.pdf (378.2 kB)
  • 232
    The Roche cobas® Liat FluA/B Assay: Filling the Need for a Simple, Sensitive, STAT PCR Test for Influenza
    Hossein Salimnia, Ph.D. ; Marilynn Fairfax, M.D./Ph.D. ; Vandana Verma-Ahuja, MT(ASCP) ; Dawn Prebelich, MT(ASCP) ; Paul Lephart, PhD
    Qualitative Cytomegalovirus PCR from Gastrointestinal Specimens for Diagnosis of Tissue Invasive Disease
    Kartikey Acharya, MD, MPH ; Mary Beth Graham, MD, FIDSA ; Nathan Ledeboer, PhD, D(ABMM)
  • IDWeek Poster.pdf (116.8 kB)
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    The Epidemiology and Risk factors Associated with Herpes Simplex Virus [HSV]-2 infections in a Large Well-Characterized Cohort of HIV infected patients- 2006-2014
    Michael Koren, MD ; Xun Wang, MS ; Jason Okulicz, MD, FIDSA ; Jason Blaylock, MD ; Timothy Whitman, DO ; Robert Deiss, MD ; Thomas O'bryan, MD ; Tahaniyat Lalani, MD ; Brian Agan, MD, FIDSA ; Grace E Macalino, PhD ; Anuradha Ganesan, MD, MPH
    Comparison of the EuroImmun Chikungunya IgM and IgG EIAs to a Commercially Available Immunofluorescence Assay
    Julie Harring, BSc ; Dane Granger, BSc ; Deborah Jespersen, BA ; Elitza Theel, PhD
    Comparison of Nanosphere Verigene® Respiratory Virus Plus and in-house RT-PCR for the near-patient detection of influenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)
    Mike Kidd, PhD FRCPath ; Paul Grant, PhD ; Antonia Underwood, BSc ; Sanjeev Bhadra, BSc ; Shelley Wilson, MSc MBA ; Vanya Gant, PhD FRCPath

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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.