E L Chan

Summary

Affiliation: Provincial Laboratory
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimal inhibitory effect of male urine on detection of Chlamydia trachomatis by Roche Amplicor PCR
    E L Chan
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Med Microbiol 48:215-8. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of four latex kits for detection of E. coli O157
    E Chan
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Clin Lab Sci 11:266-8. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effectiveness of polymerase chain reaction and enzyme immunoassay in detecting Chlamydia trachomatis in different female genitourinary specimens
    E L Chan
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Provincial Laboratory, Saskatchewan, Regina, Canada
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 124:840-3. 2000
  4. pmc Comparison of Chemicon SimulFluor direct fluorescent antibody staining with cell culture and shell vial direct immunoperoxidase staining for detection of herpes simplex virus and with cytospin direct immunofluorescence staining for detection of varicella-
    E L Chan
    Virology Section, Clinical Microbiology Department, Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan S4S 5W6, Canada
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 8:909-12. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Laboratory testing for Chlamydia trachomatis urogenital infections
    Edward L Chan
    Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 28:153-4. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The use of TaqMan PCR assay for detection of Bordetella pertussis infection from clinical specimens
    Edward L Chan
    Molecular Diagnostics Section, Clinical Services, Provincial Laboratory, 3211 Albert St, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada S4S 5W6
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:173-6. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint High-throughput qualitative multiplex 5' nuclease assay using post-only PCR analysis
    Nick A Antonishyn
    Molecular Diagnostics Section, Saskatchewan Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada S4S 5W6
    Mol Cell Probes 19:329-33. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The laboratory diagnosis of common genital viral infections
    Edward L Chan
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Medical Center Montclair, Birmingham, AL 35213 1984, USA
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 30:24-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The laboratory diagnosis of gonorrhoea and syphilis infection
    Edward L Chan
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Medical Center Montclair, Birmingham, AL 35213 1984, USA
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 30:126-7. 2004

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimal inhibitory effect of male urine on detection of Chlamydia trachomatis by Roche Amplicor PCR
    E L Chan
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Med Microbiol 48:215-8. 1999
    ..This study demonstrated that the Roche Amplicor kit could effectively detect C. trachomatis in urine specimens from this population of male patients with negligible inhibition of PCR...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of four latex kits for detection of E. coli O157
    E Chan
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    Clin Lab Sci 11:266-8. 1998
    ..To compare four Escherichia coli O157 test kits for detection of E. coli O157:H7 isolated from clinical specimens...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the effectiveness of polymerase chain reaction and enzyme immunoassay in detecting Chlamydia trachomatis in different female genitourinary specimens
    E L Chan
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Provincial Laboratory, Saskatchewan, Regina, Canada
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 124:840-3. 2000
    ..In high-volume laboratories, enzyme immunoassay (EIA) is the most commonly used method of detecting Chlamydia trachomatis. The optimal specimen for detecting C trachomatis is a combined urethral and cervical swab...
  4. pmc Comparison of Chemicon SimulFluor direct fluorescent antibody staining with cell culture and shell vial direct immunoperoxidase staining for detection of herpes simplex virus and with cytospin direct immunofluorescence staining for detection of varicella-
    E L Chan
    Virology Section, Clinical Microbiology Department, Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan S4S 5W6, Canada
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 8:909-12. 2001
    ..The SimulFluor DFA assay is a rapid immunofluorescence assay that can detect 80% of the HSV-positive specimens and 87% of the VZV-positive specimens with a 1.5-h turnaround time...
  5. ncbi request reprint Laboratory testing for Chlamydia trachomatis urogenital infections
    Edward L Chan
    Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 28:153-4. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint The use of TaqMan PCR assay for detection of Bordetella pertussis infection from clinical specimens
    Edward L Chan
    Molecular Diagnostics Section, Clinical Services, Provincial Laboratory, 3211 Albert St, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada S4S 5W6
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 126:173-6. 2002
    ..This study compared culture with TaqMan PCR for detection of B pertussis in clinical specimens and the turnaround time for each assay during the pertussis season...
  7. ncbi request reprint High-throughput qualitative multiplex 5' nuclease assay using post-only PCR analysis
    Nick A Antonishyn
    Molecular Diagnostics Section, Saskatchewan Provincial Laboratory, Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada S4S 5W6
    Mol Cell Probes 19:329-33. 2005
    ..We have validated this novel protocol using an assay for the identification of Bordetella pertussis against real-time and plate-read analysis methods and have shown that our proposed protocol produces no difference in qualitative calls...
  8. ncbi request reprint The laboratory diagnosis of common genital viral infections
    Edward L Chan
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Medical Center Montclair, Birmingham, AL 35213 1984, USA
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 30:24-5. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint The laboratory diagnosis of gonorrhoea and syphilis infection
    Edward L Chan
    Department of Pathology, Baptist Medical Center Montclair, Birmingham, AL 35213 1984, USA
    J Fam Plann Reprod Health Care 30:126-7. 2004
    ..Early diagnosis and effective, rapid treatment is crucial in limiting the morbidity for the affected individual and the public health risks resulting from the spread of infection...