Poster Abstract Session:
245. Molecular & Sequence Based Diagnostics
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 12:30 PM-1:45 PM
Room: S Poster Hall

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

Accuracy of a rapid multiplex PCR plus a chromogenic phenotypic test algorithm for the detection of ESBL and Carbapenemase-producing Gram negatives directly from blood cultures
Shawn Vasoo, MBBS, MRCP, D(ABIM), D(ABP); Pei-Yun Hon, BSc; Sharon S.H. Wee, BSc; Jonathan W.Z. Chia, MBBS; Shehara M. Mendis, MBBS; Ezlyn Izharrudin, MBBS; Ray J.H. Lin, MBBS, MRCP; Po-Ying Chia, MBBS, MRCP; Rees C.S. Sim, BSc; Mark I.C. Chen, MBBS, MMed, PhD; Angela Chow, MBBS, MMed, MS, PhD; Joanne Yoong, PhD; David Lye, FRACP, FAMS, FRCP; Christine Teng, MS; Paul Tambyah, MBBS, M.D., FSHEA; Ritu Banerjee, MD, PhD; Robin Patel, MD, FIDSA, D(ABMM); Partha P. De, MBBS, FRCPath
Identification of Pathogens in Synovial Fluid Samples with an Automated Multiplexed Molecular Detection System.
Benedicte Pons, PhD; Corinne Jay, Ms.; Thibault Martin, PhD; Isabelle Sothier, Ms.; Helene Savelli, Ms.; Bart Kensinger, Ph.D.; Frédéric Laurent, PharmD, Professor; Lelia Abad, Ms.; Caitlin Murphy, PhD; Arryn Craney, PhD; Bryan Schmitt, DO; Amy Waggoner, Ms.; Susan Butler-Wu, PhD; Cristina Costales, PhD; Jennifer Bien-Bard, PhD D (ABMM); Javier Mestas, PhD; Jaime Esteban, PhD; Llanos Salar-Vidal, Ms.; Amanda Harrington, Ph.D.; Samuel Collier, Mr.; Amy Leber, PhD; Kathy Everhart, B.S.; Joan-Miquel Balada-Llasat, Pharm D, PhD; Jarid Horn, Mr.; Stephane Magro, Mr.; Kevin Bourzac, PhD
A Real-Time Sequencing Approach for Simultaneous Metagenomic and Transcriptomic-Based Diagnosis of Infectious Diseases
Benjamin Briggs, M.D., Ph.D.; Scot Federman, B.A.; Xian Ding Deng, Ph.D.; Wei Gu, M.D., Ph.D.; Guixia Yu, B.S.; Claudia Sanchez San Martin, Ph.D.; Steve Miller, M.D., Ph.D.; Charles Y. Chiu, M.D., Ph.D.
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  • Comparison of Molecular Assays for the Diagnosis of Pertussis
    Joshua Otiso, MPH, MLS (ASCP); Sherilynn Vogel, MT (ASCP); Gary W. Procop, MD; Sandra S. Richter, MD
    Evaluation of Three Rapid Molecular Assays for the Detection of Group A Streptococcus
    Eric Beck, PhD; Patricia Ross, BS; Ashlee Clow, BS; Jennifer Larson, MS; Prina Patel, BS; Sarah Siason, BS; Matthew Drozd, BS; Pankaj Patel, MS; Michael Costello, PhD
    Evaluation of the Karius Plasma Next Generation Sequencing Cell-free Pathogen DNA Test to Determine the Etiology of Infection and Impact on Anti-Microbial Management in Patients with Severe Neutropenia and Fever
    Esther Benamu, MD; Kiran Gajurel, MD; Jill N. Anderson, BA; Tullia Lieb, BS; Carlos A. Gomez, MD; Hon Seng, BS; Romielle Aquino, BA; Desiree Hollemon, MSN, MPH; David Hong, MD; Timothy Blauwkamp, PhD; Mickey Kertesz, PhD; Lily Blair, PhD; Paul L. Bollyky, MD, PhD; Bruno C. Medeiros, MD; Steven Coutre, MD; Simona Zompi, PhD, MD; Jose G. Montoya, MD, FIDSA; Stan Deresinski, MD, FIDSA
    Streptococcus pneumoniae Related Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (pHUS) and the Identification of Matched Cross Country Serotypes By Plasma Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)
    Alexandra Yonts, MD; Lauge Farnaes, MD, PhD; Shivkumar Venkatasubrahmanyam, PhD; David Hong, MD; Benjamin Hanisch, MD
    Development of a Sequencing Based Assay for Detection of CMV Antiviral Resistance Mutations to Letermovir in UL56
    James Grantham, BS; Jamie Nutt, BS; Aaron Tyler, BS; Ellis Bixler, BS; Michelle Altrich, PhD; Steve Kleiboeker, PhD
    The Diagnostic Yield of 16/18S rRNA PCR of Sterile Site Samples in Pediatric Patients
    Leena B. Mithal, MD, MSCI; Chao Qi, PhD; Michael Malczynski, BS; Patrick C. Seed, MD, PhD
    Identifying and Addressing Implementation Barriers to Whole Genome Sequencing (WGS) in State Public Health Laboratories
    Angela Oliver, JD; Ana Lauer, PhD; Rebecca Lindsey, PhD; Alexandra Mercante, PhD; Amanda Raziano, MPH; Luciann Draper, BA
    Oral Microbiome of High Risk Children: A Cohort Study
    Felicia Scaggs Huang, MD; Heidi M Andersen, MD, MS; David Haslam, MD; Hector Wong, MD
    Streptococcus pneumoniae Serotyping: Assessing the Performance of a PCR- and Sequencing-Based Testing Algorithm
    Hayley Gillis, MSc; Amanda Lang, PhD; May Elsherif, MD; Walt Demczuk, BSc; Irene Martin, BSc; Shelly A McNeil, MD, FIDSA; Jason Leblanc, PhD

    CME Credits: Maximum of 0.00 hours of AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

    Findings in the abstracts are embargoed until 12:01 a.m. PDT, Wednesday Oct. 3rd with the exception of research findings presented at the IDWeek press conferences.