Zitta B Harboe

Summary

Affiliation: Statens Serum Institut
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Pediatric invasive pneumococcal disease caused by vaccine serotypes following the introduction of conjugate vaccination in Denmark
    Zitta B Harboe
    Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Center, Department of Microbiology and Infection Control, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e51460. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Estimated effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccination on invasive pneumococcal disease and associated mortality, Denmark 2000-2005
    Zitta B Harboe
    Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Division of Microbiology and Diagnostics, Statens Serum Institut, Denmark
    Vaccine 26:3765-71. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Early effectiveness of heptavalent conjugate pneumococcal vaccination on invasive pneumococcal disease after the introduction in the Danish Childhood Immunization Programme
    Zitta B Harboe
    National Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Center, Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Vaccine 28:2642-7. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Temporal trends in invasive pneumococcal disease and pneumococcal serotypes over 7 decades
    Zitta B Harboe
    National Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Center, Department of Bacteriology, Mycology, and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 50:329-37. 2010
  5. pmc Pneumococcal serotypes and mortality following invasive pneumococcal disease: a population-based cohort study
    Zitta B Harboe
    Department of Bacteriology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    PLoS Med 6:e1000081. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis of meningococcal sepsis by real-time polymerase chain reaction]
    Zitta B Harboe
    Afdeling for Bakteriologi, Mykologi og Parasitologi, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 København S
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:3152-4. 2008
  7. pmc Robustness of genome-wide scanning using archived dried blood spot samples as a DNA source
    Mads V Hollegaard
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Immunology, Statens Serum Institut, Ørestads Boulevard, Copenhagen, DK 2300, Denmark
    BMC Genet 12:58. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Non-invasive erythromycin-resistant pneumococcal isolates are more often non-susceptible to more antimicrobial agents than invasive isolates
    Lotte M Lambertsen
    National Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Center, Department for Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 35:72-5. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Pneumococcal Serotypes and Mortality following Invasive Pneumococcal Disease: A Population-Based Cohort Study
    Zitta B Harboe
    Department of Bacteriology, Mycology, and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    PLoS Med 6:e1000081. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Recurrent invasive pneumococcal disease in children: epidemiological, microbiological, and clinical aspects from a Danish 33-year nationwide survey (1980-2013)
    Helene Ingels
    From the Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Infection Control, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 46:265-71. 2014

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Publications11

  1. pmc Pediatric invasive pneumococcal disease caused by vaccine serotypes following the introduction of conjugate vaccination in Denmark
    Zitta B Harboe
    Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Center, Department of Microbiology and Infection Control, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 8:e51460. 2013
    ..None of the IPD cases caused by the additional PCV13 serotypes had been vaccinated by PCV13 and there were therefore no PCV13-vaccine failures in the first 8-months after PCV13 introduction in Denmark...
  2. ncbi request reprint Estimated effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccination on invasive pneumococcal disease and associated mortality, Denmark 2000-2005
    Zitta B Harboe
    Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Division of Microbiology and Diagnostics, Statens Serum Institut, Denmark
    Vaccine 26:3765-71. 2008
    ..Approximately 70% of all deaths occurred in adults over 65 years, underlining the need for protection against IPD in this age group...
  3. doi request reprint Early effectiveness of heptavalent conjugate pneumococcal vaccination on invasive pneumococcal disease after the introduction in the Danish Childhood Immunization Programme
    Zitta B Harboe
    National Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Center, Department of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Vaccine 28:2642-7. 2010
    ..90; 95% CI [0.84-0.97]) in patients aged >or=2 years. The case fatality was 17% in both periods. The administration of PCV7 was followed by a marked decline in the incidence of IPD in both vaccinated and non-vaccinated individuals...
  4. doi request reprint Temporal trends in invasive pneumococcal disease and pneumococcal serotypes over 7 decades
    Zitta B Harboe
    National Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Center, Department of Bacteriology, Mycology, and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Infect Dis 50:329-37. 2010
    ..We explored historical trends of invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) and pneumococcal serotypes in a population exposed to limited antibiotic selective pressure and conjugate pneumococcal vaccination (PCV)...
  5. pmc Pneumococcal serotypes and mortality following invasive pneumococcal disease: a population-based cohort study
    Zitta B Harboe
    Department of Bacteriology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    PLoS Med 6:e1000081. 2009
    ..Pneumococcal disease is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between specific pneumococcal serotypes and mortality from invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Diagnosis of meningococcal sepsis by real-time polymerase chain reaction]
    Zitta B Harboe
    Afdeling for Bakteriologi, Mykologi og Parasitologi, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 København S
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:3152-4. 2008
    ..We hereby report the first notified case of meningococcal sepsis in Denmark where real-time PCR was the primary positive microbiological result...
  7. pmc Robustness of genome-wide scanning using archived dried blood spot samples as a DNA source
    Mads V Hollegaard
    Department of Clinical Biochemistry and Immunology, Statens Serum Institut, Ørestads Boulevard, Copenhagen, DK 2300, Denmark
    BMC Genet 12:58. 2011
    ..We examined the robustness of using DBS samples for whole-genome amplification following genome-wide scanning, using arrays from Illumina and Affymetrix...
  8. doi request reprint Non-invasive erythromycin-resistant pneumococcal isolates are more often non-susceptible to more antimicrobial agents than invasive isolates
    Lotte M Lambertsen
    National Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Center, Department for Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Artillerivej 5, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 35:72-5. 2010
    ..Non-invasive isolates were also more likely to be resistant to three or more antimicrobial agents than invasive isolates, however isolates being multiresistant were often co-resistant to the same antimicrobial agents...
  9. ncbi request reprint Pneumococcal Serotypes and Mortality following Invasive Pneumococcal Disease: A Population-Based Cohort Study
    Zitta B Harboe
    Department of Bacteriology, Mycology, and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen
    PLoS Med 6:e1000081. 2009
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Specific pneumococcal serotypes strongly and independently affect IPD associated mortality...
  10. doi request reprint Recurrent invasive pneumococcal disease in children: epidemiological, microbiological, and clinical aspects from a Danish 33-year nationwide survey (1980-2013)
    Helene Ingels
    From the Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Infection Control, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 46:265-71. 2014
    ..We present the results of a Danish nationwide study of recurrent paediatric invasive pneumococcal disease (rIPD) focusing on the epidemiological, microbiological, and clinical aspects...
  11. pmc A Pneumococcal Carriage Study in Danish Pre-school Children before the Introduction of Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccination
    Zitta B Harboe
    Neisseria and Streptococcus Reference Center, Department of Microbiological Surveillance and Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Open Microbiol J 6:40-4. 2012
    ..We found that the frequency of carriage was high among Danish pre-school children attending DCC and serotypes were not frequently covered by PCV7 in the pre-PCV7 period...