Poster Abstract Session:
161. Mycology: Diagnostic
Friday, October 28, 2016: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
Room: Poster Hall

Learning Objectives:


Tracks: Adult ID

Diagnosis of Central Nervious System Histoplasmosis by Cerebrospinal Fluid EIA Antibody Detection
Karen Bloch, MD, MPH, FIDSA ; Thein Myint, MBBS ; Luke Guillen, MD ; Amanda Albers, BS ; L. Joseph Wheat, MD, FIDSA
  • CNShistofinalKCB.pdf (253.8 kB)
  • Development of an Improved Antibody Detection EIA for Use in Diagnosis of Coccidioidomycosis.
    Eric D. Holbrook, PhD ; Joshua Malo, MD ; Tirdad Zangeneh, DO ; Christopher Strawter, MD ; Eyal Oren, PhD ; Ian Robey, PhD ; Heidi Erickson, RN ; Racquel Chahal, BS ; Michelle Durkin, MS ; Cynthia Thompson, HSD ; Susan E. Hoover, MD, PhD ; Neil M. Ampel, MD, FIDSA ; L. Joseph Wheat, MD, FIDSA ; Kenneth Knox, MD
    Antifungal Susceptibility Testing Practices at Acute Care Hospitals Enrolled in the National Healthcare Safety Network, United States, 2011─2015
    Snigdha Vallabhaneni, MD, MPH ; Mathew Sapiano, PhD ; Lindsey Weiner, MPH ; Shawn Lockhart, PhD ; Shelley S. Magill, MD, PhD
  • AFST IDSA poster_Final.pdf (420.2 kB)
  • Prevalence of Candida Species and Comparison of Susceptibility Patterns Using Commercially Available Susceptibility Testing Methods
    David Cretella, PharmD ; S. Travis King, PharmD, BCPS ; Katie E. Barber, PharmD ; Kayla R. Stover, PharmD, BCPS
    In Vitro Volatile Metabolite Signatures of Common Pathogenic Fusarium Species
    Xinwei Yu, PhD ; Seena Koshy, PhD ; Obadah Aloum, MBBCh ; Lindsey R. Baden, MD ; Francisco M. Marty, MD, FIDSA ; Nathan Wiederhold, PharmD ; Sophia Koo, MD
    Comparison of BACTEC MYCO/F Lytic bottle to the Wampole Isolator for recovery of fungal and mycobacterial organisms.
    Poornima Ramanan, MD ; Emily Vetter, BS ; Amber A. Milone, BS ; Robin Patel, MD, FIDSA, D(ABMM) ; Nancy L. Wengenack, PhD, FIDSA
  • Isolator IDweek 2016.pdf (407.6 kB)
  • Diagnostic performance of bronchoalveolar lavage triacetylfusarinine C (TAFC) determination for invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in patients with hematological malignancies
    Juergen Prattes, MD ; Thomas Orasch, Mag.pharm. ; Susanne Eigl, MD ; Sven Heldt, MD ; Wiebke Duettmann, MD ; Klaus Faserl, Dr. Mag.rer.nat. ; Herbert Lindner, Ph.D. Univ. Prof. ; Hubertus Haas, Ph.D. Assoc. Prof. ; Martin Hoenigl, MD
    Visible DNA Microarray System as an Adjunctive Molecular Test in the Identification of Pathogenic Fungi Directly from Blood Culture Bottles
    Lais Sturaro, B.Tech ; Tohru Gonoi, PHD ; Kanae Sakae, PHD ; Ariane Busso-Lopes, PHD ; Yuzuru Mikami, PHD ; Plinio Trabasso, MD ; Cibele Tararam, PHD ; Luzia Lyra, B.Tech ; Carlos Emilio Levy, MD ; Hideaki Taguchi, PHD ; Angelica Schreiber, PHD ; Katsuhiko Kamei, MD ; Maria Luiza Moretti, MD
    Diagnostic Performance of the (1–3)-β-D-Glucan Assay in Pneumocystitis jirovecii, Invasive Aspergillosis, Mucormycosis, Tuberculosis and Healthy Volunteers
    Hyo-Ju Son, MD ; Heungsup Sung, MD, PhD ; Se Yoon Park, MD ; Taeeun Kim, MD ; Hyun-Jeong Lee, RN/Associate's Degree ; Sun-Mi Kim, bachelor's degree ; Yong Pil Chong, MD ; Sang-Oh Lee, MD ; Sang-Ho Choi, MD ; Yang Soo Kim, MD ; Jun Hee Woo, MD ; Sung-Han Kim, MD
    Galactomannan Testing and Aspergillus PCR in Same-Day Bronchoalveolar Lavage and Blood Samples for Diagnosis of Invasive Mould Infections
    Sven Heldt, MD ; Susanne Eigl, MD ; Dieter Buchheidt, MD ; Juergen Prattes, MD ; Robert Krause, MD ; Albert Woelfler, MD ; Florian Prueller, MD ; Birgit Spiess, PhD ; Martin Hoenigl, MD ; Tobias Boch, MD
  • Poster IDWeek 2016sk-upload.pdf (856.8 kB)
  • Examining the In Vitro Volatile Metabolite Profile of Pathogenic Scedosporium and Lomentospora Species
    Xinwei Yu, PhD ; Seena Koshy, PhD ; Obadah Aloum, MBBCh ; Lindsey R. Baden, MD ; Francisco M. Marty, MD, FIDSA ; Nathan Wiederhold, PharmD ; Sophia Koo, MD
    Whole blood cytokine analysis in patients with recently diagnosed coccidioidomycosis
    Brentin Roller, DO ; Ian Robey, PhD ; Chinh T. Nguyen, MD ; Demosthenes Pappagianis, MD/PhD ; Neil M. Ampel, MD, FIDSA
  • IDWeekLuminexPoster.pdf (65.8 kB)
  • Utilization of T2Candida Panel for the rapid detection of Candida species in a large community hospital
    Hayley Kateon, PharmD, BCPS ; Jonathan Edwards, PharmD, BCPS AQ-ID ; Adam Sawyer, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP ; Jesse Ross, Medical student ; Ali Hassoun, MD FIDSA FACP
    Characterization of Trichosporon spp. Isolates from Blood Stream And Central Nervous System Infections in A Tertiary Hospital in Singapore
    James Heng Chiak Sim, MBBS, FRCPA ; Mei Gie Tan, BSc (Immunology and Microbiology) ; Ai Ling Tan, MBBS ; Siew Yee Thien, MBChB, MRCP ; Ban Hock Tan, MBBS, FRCP ; Thuan Tong Tan, MBBS, MRCP, PhD ; Shimin Jasmine Chung, MBBS (Hons)(Australia), MRCP (UK)
    T2 Magnetic Resonance Improves Timely Management of Candidemia
    Nicole Wilson, PharmD ; Rachel M Kenney, PharmD ; Robert Tibbetts, Ph.D. D(ABMM), F(CCM) ; George Alangaden, MD, FIDSA ; Susan L Davis, PharmD ; Linoj Samuel, PhD., D(ABMM)
    Prospective Study and Analytical Performance of Serum (1->3)-β-D-glucan in Pediatric Patients
    Christine M Salvatore, M.D. ; Ruta Petraitiene, MD ; Lemonia Sitaras, MA ; Hoda Hammad, MPH, MS ; Peter Leimena, MD ; Sima Toussi, MD ; Malcolm Finkelman, PhD ; Thomas Walsh, MD, PhD (hon), FIDSA, FAAM
  • IDSA Poster 2016.pdf (1.7 MB)
  • Novel T2 Magnetic Resonance Assay Compared to Standard Blood Cultures for Detection of Candidemia.
    Shamik Dwivedi, DO ; Eloy Ordaya, MD ; Brie Kezlarian, M.D. ; Rachel Kenny, PharmD ; Robert Tibbetts, Ph.D. D(ABMM), F(CCM) ; Linoj Samuel, PhD., D(ABMM) ; George Alangaden, MD, FIDSA
    Secreted Protease Detection as a Diagnostic Test for Invasive Aspergillosis
    Karine Bagramyan, Ph.D. ; Teresa Hong, BS ; Sanjeet Dadwal, MD ; James Ito, MD ; Markus Kalkum, PhD
  • IDW_58259.pdf (463.0 kB)
  • Identification of Host-Derived Biomarker Signatures in Cryptococcal Infection
    Zachary Holcomb, BS ; Aimee Zaas, MD, MHS ; Marisol Betancourt-Quiroz, MS ; John Perfect, MD, FIDSA ; Micah T. Mcclain, MD, PhD
    Metabolomic study of candidemia
    Hsin-Yun Sun, M.D. ; San-Yuan Wang, Ph.D. ; Ching-Hua Kuo, Ph.D. ; Yufeng Tseng, Ph.D. ; Yee-Chun Chen, M.D., Ph.D.
    The Utility of Screening for Coccidioidomycosis in Recipients of Anti-TNF-α Therapy.
    Kristal Choi, MD ; Lester Mertz, MD ; Russell Heigh, MD ; James Yiannias, MD ; Janis Blair, MD
  • Choi_final_3574099.pdf (2.4 MB)
  • CME Credits: No CME credit is offered for this session.

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    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. CDT, Wednesday Oct. 26th with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.