James I Brooks

Summary

Affiliation: Public Health Agency of Canada
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cross-species retroviral transmission from macaques to human beings
    James I Brooks
    Bureau of HIV AIDS, STD, and TB, Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON K1A 0L2, Canada
    Lancet 360:387-8. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Characterization of blood-borne transmission of simian foamy virus
    James I Brooks
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, Center for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Transfusion 47:162-70. 2007
  3. pmc HIV drug resistance surveillance using pooled pyrosequencing
    Hezhao Ji
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e9263. 2010
  4. pmc Pyrosequencing dried blood spots reveals differences in HIV drug resistance between treatment naïve and experienced patients
    Hezhao Ji
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e56170. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint The power and pitfalls of HIV phylogenetics in public health
    James I Brooks
    National HIV and Retrovirolgy Laboratories, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada
    Can J Public Health 104:e348-50. 2013
  6. pmc Towards targeted screening for acute HIV infections in British Columbia
    MALCOLM STEINBERG
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:39. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Longitudinal phylogenetic surveillance identifies distinct patterns of cluster dynamics
    Manon Ragonnet-Cronin
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:102-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Baseline clinical HIV genotypes are a valid measure of transmitted drug resistance within the treatment-naive population
    Manon Ragonnet-Cronin
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services, Alberta, Canada Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada and Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:443-7. 2013
  9. pmc Local phylogenetic analysis identifies distinct trends in transmitted HIV drug resistance: implications for public health interventions
    James I Brooks
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 13:509. 2013

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Cross-species retroviral transmission from macaques to human beings
    James I Brooks
    Bureau of HIV AIDS, STD, and TB, Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Health Canada, Ottawa, ON K1A 0L2, Canada
    Lancet 360:387-8. 2002
    ..Frequent use of macaques in biomedical research, and identification of persistent retroviral infection from macaques to human beings, could have implications for public-health policy and occupational health and safety...
  2. ncbi request reprint Characterization of blood-borne transmission of simian foamy virus
    James I Brooks
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, Center for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Transfusion 47:162-70. 2007
    ..This study examines whether SFV also shares the traits of transmissibility through the blood supply...
  3. pmc HIV drug resistance surveillance using pooled pyrosequencing
    Hezhao Ji
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e9263. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Pyrosequencing dried blood spots reveals differences in HIV drug resistance between treatment naïve and experienced patients
    Hezhao Ji
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e56170. 2013
    ..These findings are of particular significance when DBS are to be used for clinical monitoring purposes...
  5. ncbi request reprint The power and pitfalls of HIV phylogenetics in public health
    James I Brooks
    National HIV and Retrovirolgy Laboratories, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada
    Can J Public Health 104:e348-50. 2013
    ..It is within this context that we aim to promote the discussion on how to use phylogenetics to achieve important public health goals, while at the same time protecting the rights of the individual. ..
  6. pmc Towards targeted screening for acute HIV infections in British Columbia
    MALCOLM STEINBERG
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Int AIDS Soc 14:39. 2011
    ..Province-wide HIV testing and surveillance data were analyzed to inform recommendations for targeted use of screening algorithms to detect acute HIV infections...
  7. doi request reprint Longitudinal phylogenetic surveillance identifies distinct patterns of cluster dynamics
    Manon Ragonnet-Cronin
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 55:102-8. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Baseline clinical HIV genotypes are a valid measure of transmitted drug resistance within the treatment-naive population
    Manon Ragonnet-Cronin
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Alberta, Alberta, Canada Surveillance and Epidemiology Division, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, University of Alberta and Alberta Health Services, Alberta, Canada Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada and Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 64:443-7. 2013
    ..To examine whether baseline clinical genotypes are equivalent to diagnostic serum genotypes for surveillance of HIV transmitted drug resistance (TDR)...
  9. pmc Local phylogenetic analysis identifies distinct trends in transmitted HIV drug resistance: implications for public health interventions
    James I Brooks
    National HIV and Retrovirology Laboratories, Public Health Agency of Canada, Ottawa, Canada
    BMC Infect Dis 13:509. 2013
    ..However, overall TDR prevalence results may be inaccurate for many individual clinical setting. We analyzed HIV genotypes at a tertiary care setting in Ottawa, Ontario in order to evaluate local TDR patterns among sub-populations...