John D Brunstein

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Direct screening of clinical specimens for multiple respiratory pathogens using the Genaco Respiratory Panels 1 and 2
    John Brunstein
    Children s and Women s Health Centre of BC, Canada
    Diagn Mol Pathol 15:169-73. 2006
  2. pmc Evidence from multiplex molecular assays for complex multipathogen interactions in acute respiratory infections
    John D Brunstein
    Centre for Translational and Applied Genomics, PHSA Labs, Children s and Women s Health Centre of BC, PHSA, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 46:97-102. 2008
  3. doi Is the healthy middle ear a normally sterile site?
    Brian D Westerberg
    Division of Otolaryngology, Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences CHEOS, St Paul s Rotary Hearing Clinic, Providence, Vancouver, Canada
    Otol Neurotol 30:174-7. 2009
  4. doi Optimal use of MRSASelect and PCR to maximize sensitivity and specificity of MRSA detection
    Mohammad R Hasan
    Division of Microbiology, Virology and Infection Control, Department of Pathology, Children s and Women s Health Centre of BC, Vancouver, Canada
    Curr Microbiol 66:61-3. 2013

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Publications4

  1. ncbi Direct screening of clinical specimens for multiple respiratory pathogens using the Genaco Respiratory Panels 1 and 2
    John Brunstein
    Children s and Women s Health Centre of BC, Canada
    Diagn Mol Pathol 15:169-73. 2006
    ..To our knowledge, this study represents the first trial of these panels on standard clinical specimens in a routine diagnostic setting...
  2. pmc Evidence from multiplex molecular assays for complex multipathogen interactions in acute respiratory infections
    John D Brunstein
    Centre for Translational and Applied Genomics, PHSA Labs, Children s and Women s Health Centre of BC, PHSA, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 46:97-102. 2008
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  3. doi Is the healthy middle ear a normally sterile site?
    Brian D Westerberg
    Division of Otolaryngology, Centre for Health Evaluation and Outcome Sciences CHEOS, St Paul s Rotary Hearing Clinic, Providence, Vancouver, Canada
    Otol Neurotol 30:174-7. 2009
    ..To systematically evaluate the presumption that the healthy middle ear becomes colonized with organisms via the patent eustachian tube using modern microbiologic techniques...
  4. doi Optimal use of MRSASelect and PCR to maximize sensitivity and specificity of MRSA detection
    Mohammad R Hasan
    Division of Microbiology, Virology and Infection Control, Department of Pathology, Children s and Women s Health Centre of BC, Vancouver, Canada
    Curr Microbiol 66:61-3. 2013
    ..4 vs. 60 %), extending the incubation time to 48 h, along with PCR confirmation, increased the total number of true positive samples by 27.8 %. These results provide a cost effective method for sensitive and specific detection of MRSA...