Marcela Echavarria

Summary

Affiliation: Hepatology Section
Country: Argentina

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Healthcare personnel infected with novel influenza A H1N1 virus in university hospitals in Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Marcia Querci
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Centro de Educación Médica e Investigaciones Clínicas Norberto Quirno CEMIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Scand J Infect Dis 43:70-4. 2011
  2. pmc Use of PCR to demonstrate presence of adenovirus species B, C, or F as well as coinfection with two adenovirus species in children with flu-like symptoms
    Marcela Echavarria
    Clinical Virology Laboratory, CEMIC, Av Galvan 4102 C1431FWO, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Clin Microbiol 44:625-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint [BK virus nephropathy after renal transplantation. Diagnosis and prognosis by real time PCR]
    Marcela Echavarria
    Laboratorio de Virología Clínica, Centro de Educación Médica e Investigaciones Clínicas CEMIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Medicina (B Aires) 67:719-22. 2007
  4. pmc Adenoviruses in immunocompromised hosts
    Marcela Echavarria
    Clinical Virology Laboratory, Centro de Educación Médica e Investigaciones Clínicas, University Hospital, Galvan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Clin Microbiol Rev 21:704-15. 2008
  5. pmc Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 cases, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Marcela Echavarria
    Centro de Educacion Medica e Investigaciones Clinicas University Hospital, Galvan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:311-3. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Rhinovirus detection by real-time RT-PCR in children with acute respiratory infection in Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Débora N Marcone
    Unidad de Virología y Laboratorio de Virología Clínica, Centro de Educación Médica e Investigaciones Clínicas CEMIC Hospital Universitario Av Galván 4102, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Argent Microbiol 44:259-65. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence of human metapneumovirus in children in Argentina
    Monica Galiano
    Clinical Virology Laboratory, CEMIC University Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Med Virol 72:299-303. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint [Rhinoviruses. Frequency in nonhospitalized children with acute respiratory infection]
    Débora N Marcone
    Unidad de Virología y Laboratorio de Virología, Hospital Universitario CEMIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Medicina (B Aires) 72:28-32. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Real time PCR for rapid determination of susceptibility of adenovirus to antiviral drugs
    Rosana Gainotti
    Laboratorio de Virología Clínica, CEMIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Virol Methods 164:30-4. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Viral etiology of acute respiratory infections in hospitalized and outpatient children in Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Débora Natalia Marcone
    Virology Unit and Clinical Virology Laboratory, Centro de Educacion Medica e Investigaciones Clinicas University Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e105-10. 2013

Collaborators

  • Alfredo Martinez
  • G Carballal
  • Santiago Manuel Vidaurreta
  • Cecilia Santamaría
  • Cristina Videla
  • Débora N Marcone
  • Carmen Ricarte
  • Débora Natalia Marcone
  • Jorge Ekstrom
  • Marcia Querci
  • Rosana Gainotti
  • Monica Galiano
  • Alejandro Ellis
  • Fabian Herrera
  • Martin E Stryjewski
  • Elena Temporiti
  • Pablo Bonvehi
  • Fernanda Barberis
  • Natalia Chavez
  • Wanda Alcalá
  • Laura Figueras
  • Beatriz Ebekian
  • Elsa B Damonte
  • Silvia Sánchez Puch

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Healthcare personnel infected with novel influenza A H1N1 virus in university hospitals in Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Marcia Querci
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Centro de Educación Médica e Investigaciones Clínicas Norberto Quirno CEMIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Scand J Infect Dis 43:70-4. 2011
    ..A high proportion of HCP with an ILI were infected with H1N1. Complication rates were relatively low. Prior prophylaxis with oseltamivir was associated with a lower risk of developing H1N1...
  2. pmc Use of PCR to demonstrate presence of adenovirus species B, C, or F as well as coinfection with two adenovirus species in children with flu-like symptoms
    Marcela Echavarria
    Clinical Virology Laboratory, CEMIC, Av Galvan 4102 C1431FWO, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Clin Microbiol 44:625-7. 2006
    ..Coinfection with two AdV species and the presence of species F in respiratory samples are novel findings that should be further investigated...
  3. ncbi request reprint [BK virus nephropathy after renal transplantation. Diagnosis and prognosis by real time PCR]
    Marcela Echavarria
    Laboratorio de Virología Clínica, Centro de Educación Médica e Investigaciones Clínicas CEMIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Medicina (B Aires) 67:719-22. 2007
    ..In the present study, we describe the validation of a real time PCR method for BK virus detection in plasma and urine and its application for diagnosis and monitoring in a renal transplant patient with nephropathy...
  4. pmc Adenoviruses in immunocompromised hosts
    Marcela Echavarria
    Clinical Virology Laboratory, Centro de Educación Médica e Investigaciones Clínicas, University Hospital, Galvan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Clin Microbiol Rev 21:704-15. 2008
    ..The development of improved adenovirus therapy still remains a challenge. Adenovirus genetic diversity should be considered for diagnosis, typing, and therapeutic interventions...
  5. pmc Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 cases, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Marcela Echavarria
    Centro de Educacion Medica e Investigaciones Clinicas University Hospital, Galvan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:311-3. 2010
    ..Of 513 patients tested, 54% were positive for influenza virus subtype H1N1. Infection rate was lowest for patients >or=60 years of age...
  6. ncbi request reprint Rhinovirus detection by real-time RT-PCR in children with acute respiratory infection in Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Débora N Marcone
    Unidad de Virología y Laboratorio de Virología Clínica, Centro de Educación Médica e Investigaciones Clínicas CEMIC Hospital Universitario Av Galván 4102, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Rev Argent Microbiol 44:259-65. 2012
    ..Wheezing episodes were more frequent in HRV positive patients (43.5 %) than in HRV negative patients (18.2 %) (p = 0.041). This study describes the utility and clinical sensitivity of an adapted real-time RT-PCR assay for HRV detection...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence of human metapneumovirus in children in Argentina
    Monica Galiano
    Clinical Virology Laboratory, CEMIC University Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Med Virol 72:299-303. 2004
    ..This evidence strongly suggests that hMPV is a common pathogen with a wide geographical distribution, which should be included in the routine diagnosis of respiratory viruses in young children...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Rhinoviruses. Frequency in nonhospitalized children with acute respiratory infection]
    Débora N Marcone
    Unidad de Virología y Laboratorio de Virología, Hospital Universitario CEMIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Medicina (B Aires) 72:28-32. 2012
    ..91; p = 0.012), and were detected as the sole etiologic agent in 28% of bronchiolitis...
  9. doi request reprint Real time PCR for rapid determination of susceptibility of adenovirus to antiviral drugs
    Rosana Gainotti
    Laboratorio de Virología Clínica, CEMIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Virol Methods 164:30-4. 2010
    ..9938 and r(2)=0.9468, respectively). In conclusion, the real time PCR-based antiviral assay is rapid, reproducible and could replace classical and more labor-intensive infectivity assays...
  10. doi request reprint Viral etiology of acute respiratory infections in hospitalized and outpatient children in Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Débora Natalia Marcone
    Virology Unit and Clinical Virology Laboratory, Centro de Educacion Medica e Investigaciones Clinicas University Hospital, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:e105-10. 2013
    ..To determine and compare the viral frequency, seasonality and clinical-demographic features in 2 groups of children (hospitalized versus outpatients) with acute respiratory infections...
  11. doi request reprint Epidemiological study of influenza virus infections in young adult outpatients from Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Cecilia Santamaría
    Internal Medicine, CEMIC, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Influenza Other Respi Viruses 2:131-4. 2008
    ..Influenza virus is the most common cause of influenza-like illness (ILI) in adults. In Argentina, studies on influenza and other respiratory viruses were performed mostly in pediatric populations...