L Chui

Summary

Affiliation: Provincial Laboratory for Public Health (Microbiology
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A comparison of three real-time PCR assays for the confirmation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae following detection of N. gonorrhoeae using Roche COBAS AMPLICOR
    L Chui
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Clin Microbiol Infect 14:473-9. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of four DNA extraction methods for the detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis by polymerase chain reaction
    Linda W Chui
    Provincial Laboratory for Public Health Microbiology, University of Alberta Hospitals, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 48:39-45. 2004
  3. pmc Immunological response to Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in chickens
    Linda W Chui
    Provincial Laboratory for Public Health Microbiology, University of Alberta Hospitals, Edmonton, Alberta
    Can J Vet Res 68:302-8. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Changing epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Alberta, Canada: population-based surveillance, 2005-2008
    J Kim
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Epidemiol Infect 139:1009-18. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Donor-derived bacteremia in liver transplant recipients despite antibiotic prophylaxis
    K E Doucette
    Transplant Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Transplant 13:1080-3. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in patients receiving pegylated interferon-alpha and ribavirin for chronic hepatitis C virus infection
    D Webster
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Unviersity of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Viral Hepat 14:564-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Postsanatorium pattern of antituberculous drug resistance in the Canadian-born population of western Canada: effect of outpatient care and immigration
    R Long
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 153:903-11. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint An algorithm to detect Chlamydia trachomatis by polymerase chain reaction on specimens extracted for enzyme immunoassay
    L Chui
    University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 32:185-90. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Immune mediated 'HAART' attack during treatment for tuberculosis. Highly active antiretroviral therapy
    D Y Kunimoto
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Alberta, Canada
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:944-7. 1999
  10. pmc Development of an immunocapture-polymerase chain reaction assay using IgY to detect Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    Linda W Chui
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Vet Res 74:102-7. 2010

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Publications11

  1. doi request reprint A comparison of three real-time PCR assays for the confirmation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae following detection of N. gonorrhoeae using Roche COBAS AMPLICOR
    L Chui
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Clin Microbiol Infect 14:473-9. 2008
    ..It was concluded that the real-time PCR assay targeting the 16S rRNA gene is a useful confirmatory assay to complement the COBAS AMPLICOR screening test for N. gonorrhoeae...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of four DNA extraction methods for the detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis by polymerase chain reaction
    Linda W Chui
    Provincial Laboratory for Public Health Microbiology, University of Alberta Hospitals, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 48:39-45. 2004
    ..MagaZorb proved to be more efficient at removing inhibitory factors and required the least labor and completion time. Further evaluation is required for its utilization in other clinical specimens...
  3. pmc Immunological response to Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in chickens
    Linda W Chui
    Provincial Laboratory for Public Health Microbiology, University of Alberta Hospitals, Edmonton, Alberta
    Can J Vet Res 68:302-8. 2004
    ..The IgY produced from inactivated bacterial cells had no effect on its ability to recognize live Map cells as illustrated by immunofluorescence assay and immune capture PCR results...
  4. ncbi request reprint Changing epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Alberta, Canada: population-based surveillance, 2005-2008
    J Kim
    Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Epidemiol Infect 139:1009-18. 2011
    ..The incidence of MRSA infection in Alberta has nearly doubled in the last 3 years; this is attributed to the emergence of CMRSA10 as the predominant strain. ..
  5. doi request reprint Donor-derived bacteremia in liver transplant recipients despite antibiotic prophylaxis
    K E Doucette
    Transplant Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Transplant 13:1080-3. 2013
    ..As no transmissions occurred in recipients of nonhepatic organs from these donors, these cases also suggest that liver recipients may be at higher risk of donor transmitted bacteremia...
  6. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in patients receiving pegylated interferon-alpha and ribavirin for chronic hepatitis C virus infection
    D Webster
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Unviersity of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    J Viral Hepat 14:564-9. 2007
    ..Additionally, IVDU and cirrhosis, but not neutropenia, are identified as potential risk factors for this uncommon complication of HCV therapy...
  7. ncbi request reprint Postsanatorium pattern of antituberculous drug resistance in the Canadian-born population of western Canada: effect of outpatient care and immigration
    R Long
    Department of Medicine, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 153:903-11. 2001
    ..The authors concluded that outpatient care and immigration have thus far had no measurable impact on the pattern of antituberculous drug resistance in the Canadian-born population of western CANADA:..
  8. ncbi request reprint An algorithm to detect Chlamydia trachomatis by polymerase chain reaction on specimens extracted for enzyme immunoassay
    L Chui
    University of Alberta Hospital, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 32:185-90. 1998
    ..This testing algorithm offers an effective way of detecting C. trachomatis with selective use of PCR while increasing the sensitivity of the EIA screening system...
  9. ncbi request reprint Immune mediated 'HAART' attack during treatment for tuberculosis. Highly active antiretroviral therapy
    D Y Kunimoto
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Alberta, Canada
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 3:944-7. 1999
    ..After initiating HAART, clinicians should be aware of the possibility of an inflammatory response to a previously quiescent tuberculous infection, even while on antituberculosis therapy...
  10. pmc Development of an immunocapture-polymerase chain reaction assay using IgY to detect Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    Linda W Chui
    Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Can J Vet Res 74:102-7. 2010
    ..No PCR inhibition was observed with DNA from the organisms captured with use of the MagaCell-IgY beads...
  11. pmc Shiga-toxigenic Escherichia coli detection in stool samples screened for viral gastroenteritis in Alberta, Canada
    Marc Roger Couturier
    Alberta Provincial Laboratory for Public Health, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2J2, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 49:574-8. 2011
    ..Furthermore, atypical diarrhea disease caused by non-O157 STEC can be routinely missed due to screening only for viral agents...