Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
- Co-circulation of multiple genotypes of human rhinovirus during a large outbreak of respiratory illness in a veterans' long-term care homeSamira Mubareka
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Suite B103, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5, Canada Electronic address
J Clin Virol 58:455-60. 2013..Human rhinoviruses (HRVs) are a well-recognized cause of long-term care home (LTCH) outbreaks of respiratory illness. However, there are limited data on the molecular epidemiology of the HRV types involved...
- Famciclovir: a focus on efficacy and safetySamira Mubareka
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Research Institute, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, M4N 3M5, Canada
Expert Opin Drug Saf 9:643-58. 2010..It is indicated for management of mucocutaneous herpes simplex virus disease and acute herpes zoster, and has been investigated for management of hepatitis B virus infection...
- Use of an improved quantitative polymerase chain reaction assay to determine differences in human rhinovirus viral loads in different populationsAndrea Granados
St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 74:384-7. 2012..001). Using an HRV qPCR, we showed that viral loads did not differ between the community and hospitalized populations and significantly decreased following symptoms onset in healthy individuals...