Muhammad G Morshed

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi endemic at epicenter in Rondeau Provincial Park, Ontario
    Muhammad G Morshed
    Laboratory Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 4R4
    J Med Entomol 40:91-4. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Molecular methods used in clinical laboratory: prospects and pitfalls
    Muhammad G Morshed
    B C Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 49:184-91. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Migratory songbirds disperse ticks across Canada, and first isolation of the Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi, from the avian tick, Ixodes auritulus
    Muhammad G Morshed
    Laboratory Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 4R4
    J Parasitol 91:780-90. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Distribution and characterization of Borrelia burgdorferi isolates from Ixodes scapularis and presence in mammalian hosts in Ontario, Canada
    M G Morshed
    Laboratory Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 4R4
    J Med Entomol 43:762-73. 2006
  5. pmc New proteins for a new perspective on syphilis diagnosis
    Brenden C Smith
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 51:105-11. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Neurosyphilitic gumma in a homosexual man with HIV infection confirmed by polymerase chain reaction
    Muhammad G Morshed
    Laboratory Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 19:568-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Prenatal and congenital syphilis in British Columbia
    Hugh Jones
    BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 27:467-72. 2005
  8. pmc Low prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection in Canadian children: a cross-sectional analysis
    Idit Segal
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 22:485-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi, endemic in epicenter at Turkey Point, Ontario
    John D Scott
    Lyme Disease Association of Ontario, 365 St David Street S, Fergus, Ontario, Canada N1M 2L7
    J Med Entomol 41:226-30. 2004
  10. pmc Treponema pallidum macrolide resistance in BC
    Muhammad G Morshed
    CMAJ 174:349. 2006

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi endemic at epicenter in Rondeau Provincial Park, Ontario
    Muhammad G Morshed
    Laboratory Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 4R4
    J Med Entomol 40:91-4. 2003
    ..These findings show an endemic area for B. burgdorferi within an established population of L. scapularis at Rondeau Provincial Park...
  2. ncbi request reprint Molecular methods used in clinical laboratory: prospects and pitfalls
    Muhammad G Morshed
    B C Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 49:184-91. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Migratory songbirds disperse ticks across Canada, and first isolation of the Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi, from the avian tick, Ixodes auritulus
    Muhammad G Morshed
    Laboratory Services, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 4R4
    J Parasitol 91:780-90. 2005
    ..burgdorferi-infected ticks and increased risk of Lyme disease exposure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Distribution and characterization of Borrelia burgdorferi isolates from Ixodes scapularis and presence in mammalian hosts in Ontario, Canada
    M G Morshed
    Laboratory Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, 655 West 12th Ave, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V5Z 4R4
    J Med Entomol 43:762-73. 2006
    ..Moreover, our findings of B. burgdorferi in I. scapularis reveal that people and domestic animals may be exposed to Lyme disease vector ticks, which have wide-ranging distribution in eastern and central Canada...
  5. pmc New proteins for a new perspective on syphilis diagnosis
    Brenden C Smith
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 51:105-11. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Neurosyphilitic gumma in a homosexual man with HIV infection confirmed by polymerase chain reaction
    Muhammad G Morshed
    Laboratory Services, BC Centre for Disease Control, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, USA
    Int J STD AIDS 19:568-9. 2008
    ..This revealed a reactive venereal disease research laboratory test, a reactive syphilis rapid plasma reagin and a reactive T. pallidum particle agglutination test. The patient was treated for syphilis till complete recovery...
  7. ncbi request reprint Prenatal and congenital syphilis in British Columbia
    Hugh Jones
    BC Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    J Obstet Gynaecol Can 27:467-72. 2005
    ..To describe the incidence of maternal syphilis and the corresponding rate of infection in exposed neonates in British Columbia before and after a serious outbreak of infectious syphilis in the heterosexual population...
  8. pmc Low prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection in Canadian children: a cross-sectional analysis
    Idit Segal
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, BC Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Can J Gastroenterol 22:485-9. 2008
    ..To date, few studies have assessed the prevalence of H pylori in Canadian children, with studies limited to Aboriginal communities and single tertiary care centres from Ontario and Quebec...
  9. ncbi request reprint Lyme disease spirochete, Borrelia burgdorferi, endemic in epicenter at Turkey Point, Ontario
    John D Scott
    Lyme Disease Association of Ontario, 365 St David Street S, Fergus, Ontario, Canada N1M 2L7
    J Med Entomol 41:226-30. 2004
    ..These findings show an epicenter endemic for B. burgdorferi within an established population of I. scapularis at Turkey Point...
  10. pmc Treponema pallidum macrolide resistance in BC
    Muhammad G Morshed
    CMAJ 174:349. 2006
  11. pmc Spread of Cryptococcus gattii in British Columbia, Canada, and detection in the Pacific Northwest, USA
    Laura Macdougall
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:42-50. 2007
    ..gattii concentrations in off-island environments were typically lower, and human cases without Vancouver Island contact have not continued to occur. This suggests that C. gattii may not be permanently colonized in off-island locations...
  12. doi request reprint Borrelia bissettii isolates induce pathology in a murine model of disease
    Bradley S Schneider
    Division of Vector Borne Infectious Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 8:623-33. 2008
    ..To our knowledge, this is the first evidence that B. bissettii can induce pathology in a vertebrate host...