Birthe Dohn

Summary

Affiliation: Statens Serum Institut
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Vaginal microbiome in women from Greenland assessed by microscopy and quantitative PCR
    Raluca Datcu
    Microbiology and Infection Control, STI, Research and Development, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 13:480. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Protocol for the detection of Mycoplasma genitalium by PCR from clinical specimens and subsequent detection of macrolide resistance-mediating mutations in region V of the 23S rRNA gene
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Methods Mol Biol 903:129-39. 2012
  3. pmc Short tandem repeat sequences in the Mycoplasma genitalium genome and their use in a multilocus genotyping system
    Liang Ma
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    BMC Microbiol 8:130. 2008
  4. pmc Determination of PCR efficiency in chelex-100 purified clinical samples and comparison of real-time quantitative PCR and conventional PCR for detection of Chlamydia pneumoniae
    Tina Mygind
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    BMC Microbiol 2:17. 2002
  5. pmc Infrequent detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii by PCR in oral wash specimens from TB patients with or without HIV and healthy contacts in Tanzania
    Lotte Jensen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 10:140. 2010
  6. pmc Detection of Pneumocystis DNA in samples from patients suspected of bacterial pneumonia--a case-control study
    Jannik Helweg-Larsen
    Copenhagen HIV Programme, Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 2:28. 2002
  7. doi request reprint Azithromycin treatment failure in Mycoplasma genitalium-positive patients with nongonococcal urethritis is associated with induced macrolide resistance
    Jørgen S Jensen
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1546-53. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Mycoplasma genitalium infections. Diagnosis, clinical aspects, and pathogenesis
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Dan Med Bull 53:1-27. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of first void urine and urogenital swab specimens for detection of Mycoplasma genitalium and Chlamydia trachomatis by polymerase chain reaction in patients attending a sexually transmitted disease clinic
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Department of Respiratory Infections, Meningitis, and Sexually Transmitted Infections, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Sex Transm Dis 31:499-507. 2004
  10. pmc Use of TaqMan 5' nuclease real-time PCR for quantitative detection of Mycoplasma genitalium DNA in males with and without urethritis who were attendees at a sexually transmitted disease clinic
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 42:683-92. 2004

Collaborators

  • Eva Björnelius
  • Anders Koch
  • Ryoichi Hamasuna
  • Lars Falk
  • David H Martin
  • Liang Ma
  • Sepehr N Tabrizi
  • B Gahrn-Hansen
  • Catriona S Bradshaw
  • Jørgen Skov Jensen
  • Jørgen S Jensen
  • Raluca Datcu
  • Peter Lidbrink
  • Jannik Helweg-Larsen
  • Lotte Jensen
  • Sofie Vetli Hjorth
  • Ditte M Dragsted
  • Tina Mygind
  • Elisabeth Rink
  • Peter Ahrens
  • Gert Mulvad
  • Ruth Montgomery-Andersen
  • Dionne Gesink
  • Jeremiah Kidola
  • Andreas V Jensen
  • George PrayGod
  • John Changalucha
  • Daniel Faurholt-Jepsen
  • Jorgen S Jensen
  • Aase B Andersen
  • Henrik Friis
  • Nyagosya Range
  • J S Jensen
  • Christopher K Fairley
  • Lene Berthelsen
  • Jesper Madsen
  • Martin B Borre
  • Gunna Christiansen
  • Bettina Lundgren
  • Lars Østergaard
  • Svend Birkelund
  • Thomas L Benfield
  • Niels H Birkebaek
  • B Bruun

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Vaginal microbiome in women from Greenland assessed by microscopy and quantitative PCR
    Raluca Datcu
    Microbiology and Infection Control, STI, Research and Development, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 13:480. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the composition of vaginal microbiota in women from Greenland to provide a quantitative description and improve the understanding of BV...
  2. doi request reprint Protocol for the detection of Mycoplasma genitalium by PCR from clinical specimens and subsequent detection of macrolide resistance-mediating mutations in region V of the 23S rRNA gene
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Methods Mol Biol 903:129-39. 2012
    ..Here we describe a TaqMan-based PCR test for detection of the infection and a conventional PCR that serves as a confirmatory assay with the possibility of sequencing the product for detection of macrolide resistance-mediating mutations...
  3. pmc Short tandem repeat sequences in the Mycoplasma genitalium genome and their use in a multilocus genotyping system
    Liang Ma
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    BMC Microbiol 8:130. 2008
    ..genitalium using the newly developed system...
  4. pmc Determination of PCR efficiency in chelex-100 purified clinical samples and comparison of real-time quantitative PCR and conventional PCR for detection of Chlamydia pneumoniae
    Tina Mygind
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Aarhus, Denmark
    BMC Microbiol 2:17. 2002
    ..Real-time PCR could be an attractive new PCR method; therefore it must be evaluated and compared to conventional PCR methods...
  5. pmc Infrequent detection of Pneumocystis jirovecii by PCR in oral wash specimens from TB patients with or without HIV and healthy contacts in Tanzania
    Lotte Jensen
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 10:140. 2010
    ..We therefore assessed the prevalence of P. jirovecii by PCR in oral wash specimens among TB patients and healthy individuals in an HIV- and TB-endemic area of sub-Saharan Africa...
  6. pmc Detection of Pneumocystis DNA in samples from patients suspected of bacterial pneumonia--a case-control study
    Jannik Helweg-Larsen
    Copenhagen HIV Programme, Department of Infectious Diseases, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMC Infect Dis 2:28. 2002
    ..To investigate the clinical importance of a positive Pneumocystis-PCR among HIV-uninfected patients suspected of bacterial pneumonia, a retrospective matched case-control study was conducted...
  7. doi request reprint Azithromycin treatment failure in Mycoplasma genitalium-positive patients with nongonococcal urethritis is associated with induced macrolide resistance
    Jørgen S Jensen
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1546-53. 2008
    ..The aim of the study was to establish the reason for the occasional treatment failures...
  8. ncbi request reprint Mycoplasma genitalium infections. Diagnosis, clinical aspects, and pathogenesis
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Dan Med Bull 53:1-27. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of first void urine and urogenital swab specimens for detection of Mycoplasma genitalium and Chlamydia trachomatis by polymerase chain reaction in patients attending a sexually transmitted disease clinic
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Department of Respiratory Infections, Meningitis, and Sexually Transmitted Infections, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Sex Transm Dis 31:499-507. 2004
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  10. pmc Use of TaqMan 5' nuclease real-time PCR for quantitative detection of Mycoplasma genitalium DNA in males with and without urethritis who were attendees at a sexually transmitted disease clinic
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 42:683-92. 2004
    ..Urethral swab specimens from patients with urethral discharge had a significantly higher DNA load than specimens from patients without discharge. This correlation was not found in first-void urine specimens...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mycoplasma genitalium: the aetiological agent of urethritis and other sexually transmitted diseases
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 18:1-11. 2004
    ..The optimal treatment of M. genitalium infections remains to be determined, but antibiotics of the macrolide group appear to be more active than tetracyclines...
  12. pmc Detection of Mycoplasma genitalium by PCR amplification of the 16S rRNA gene
    Jørgen Skov Jensen
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Department of Respiratory Infections, Meningitis, and Sexually Transmitted Infections, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 41:261-6. 2003
    ..These results indicate that estimates of the prevalence of M. genitalium in various populations using MgPa PCR primers could be incorrectly low if the PCR primers are located in variable regions of the MgPa gene...
  13. pmc Unexpected cross-reaction with Fusobacterium necrophorum in a PCR for detection of mycoplasmas
    J S Jensen
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Neisseria Department, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 37:828-9. 1999
    ..Twenty-five strains of Fusobacterium were examined; all 14 F. necrophorum strains reacted positively, whereas all 7 Fusobacterium nucleatum strains reacted negatively. Two strains that were not F. necrophorum yielded variable results...
  14. pmc Sequence-based typing of Mycoplasma genitalium reveals sexual transmission
    Sofie Vetli Hjorth
    Mycoplasma Laboratory, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 44:2078-83. 2006
    ..In the laboratory, this system may document the uniqueness of newly isolated M. genitalium strains...
  15. ncbi request reprint Comparison of culture and PCR for detection of Bordetella pertussis and Bordetella parapertussis under routine laboratory conditions
    Ditte M Dragsted
    Department of Bacteriology, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300, Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Med Microbiol 53:749-54. 2004
    ..The PCR assay is considered highly specific due to the amplification of two different sequences in two separate assays...