Dao Nguyen

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Location: McGill, Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Microevolution of the direct repeat region of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: implications for interpretation of spoligotyping data
    R M Warren
    MRC Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    J Clin Microbiol 40:4457-65. 2002
  2. pmc Dispersal of Mycobacterium tuberculosis via the Canadian fur trade
    CAITLIN S PEPPERELL
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:6526-31. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical response to azithromycin in cystic fibrosis correlates with in vitro effects on Pseudomonas aeruginosa phenotypes
    Dao Nguyen
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:533-41. 2007
  4. pmc Evolving stealth: genetic adaptation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa during cystic fibrosis infections
    Dao Nguyen
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 Northeast Pacific Street, Room G 310, Seattle, WA 98195 7242, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:8305-6. 2006
  5. pmc Genomic characterization of an endemic Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain: evolutionary and epidemiologic implications
    Dao Nguyen
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, McGil University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 42:2573-80. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in an immigrant population: evidence against a founder effect
    Sophie Kulaga
    Joint Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 159:507-13. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis in the Inuit community of Quebec, Canada
    Dao Nguyen
    Department of Medicine and Research Institute, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:1353-7. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Autotransfusion of shed mediastinal blood: a risk factor for mediastinitis after cardiac surgery? Results of a cluster investigation
    Sandra Dial
    Department of Critical Care, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Chest 124:1847-51. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Active starvation responses mediate antibiotic tolerance in biofilms and nutrient-limited bacteria
    Dao Nguyen
    Departments of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Science 334:982-6. 2011
  10. pmc Widespread pyrazinamide-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis family in a low-incidence setting
    Dao Nguyen
    Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 41:2878-83. 2003

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Publications10

  1. pmc Microevolution of the direct repeat region of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: implications for interpretation of spoligotyping data
    R M Warren
    MRC Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    J Clin Microbiol 40:4457-65. 2002
    ..tuberculosis. This has important implications for molecular epidemiologic strain tracking and for the application of spoligotype data to phylogenetic analysis of M. tuberculosis isolates...
  2. pmc Dispersal of Mycobacterium tuberculosis via the Canadian fur trade
    CAITLIN S PEPPERELL
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:6526-31. 2011
    ..tuberculosis and the difficulties in global elimination of tuberculosis, as small, widely dispersed pathogen populations are difficult both to detect and to eradicate...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinical response to azithromycin in cystic fibrosis correlates with in vitro effects on Pseudomonas aeruginosa phenotypes
    Dao Nguyen
    Children s Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Pediatr Pulmonol 42:533-41. 2007
    ..The in vitro effect of AZM on PLC correlates with FEV(1) response to AZM. This suggests that AZM anti-virulence effects may be predictive of clinical response and play a role in the mechanism of action of AZM in CF patients...
  4. pmc Evolving stealth: genetic adaptation of Pseudomonas aeruginosa during cystic fibrosis infections
    Dao Nguyen
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 Northeast Pacific Street, Room G 310, Seattle, WA 98195 7242, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:8305-6. 2006
  5. pmc Genomic characterization of an endemic Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain: evolutionary and epidemiologic implications
    Dao Nguyen
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, McGil University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 42:2573-80. 2004
    ..These results provide insight into the evolution of genotypes in endemic strains and the potential for false clustering in molecular epidemiologic studies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in an immigrant population: evidence against a founder effect
    Sophie Kulaga
    Joint Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Occupational Health, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 159:507-13. 2004
    ..A mycobacterial "founder effect" is unlikely to account for the high proportion of shared isolates among Haitian-born Montrealers. Recent transmission remains the most likely explanation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Tuberculosis in the Inuit community of Quebec, Canada
    Dao Nguyen
    Department of Medicine and Research Institute, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 168:1353-7. 2003
    ..In a resource-rich country such as Canada, these communities illustrate some of the persistent challenges of TB control and elimination...
  8. ncbi request reprint Autotransfusion of shed mediastinal blood: a risk factor for mediastinitis after cardiac surgery? Results of a cluster investigation
    Sandra Dial
    Department of Critical Care, Sir Mortimer B Davis Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Chest 124:1847-51. 2003
    ..After the introduction of autotransfusion of shed mediastinal blood following cardiac surgery, the incidence of mediastinitis increased. The role of autotransfusion in the increased occurrence of this serious complication was examined...
  9. doi request reprint Active starvation responses mediate antibiotic tolerance in biofilms and nutrient-limited bacteria
    Dao Nguyen
    Departments of Medicine, Microbiology and Immunology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Science 334:982-6. 2011
    ..Furthermore, inactivating this protective mechanism sensitized biofilms by several orders of magnitude to four different classes of antibiotics and markedly enhanced the efficacy of antibiotic treatment in experimental infections...
  10. pmc Widespread pyrazinamide-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis family in a low-incidence setting
    Dao Nguyen
    Department of Medicine, McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 41:2878-83. 2003
    ..We conclude that a clonally related family of PZA-monoresistant M. tuberculosis isolates in Quebec represents historic rather than recent transmission...