S Alain

Summary

Affiliation: CHU Dupuytren
Country: France

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Maribavir use in practice for cytomegalovirus infection in French transplantation centers
    S Alain
    Virology Department, CHU Limoges, University Limoges, Inserm UMR S1092, National Reference Center for Cytomegaloviruses, Limoges, France
    Transplant Proc 45:1603-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint State of the art: Could nursing mothers be vaccinated with attenuated live virus vaccine?
    Sophie Alain
    Service de Bactériologie Virologie Hygiène, CHRU, Limoges, INSERM 1092, Universite de Limoges, France
    Vaccine 30:4921-6. 2012
  3. doi request reprint [Comparison between the LightCycler CMV Quant Kit (Roche Diagnostics) with a standardized in-house Taqman assay for cytomegalovirus blood viral load quantification]
    S Alain
    Centre National de Référence des Cytomégalovirus, CHU de Limoges, 2, avenue M L King, 87000 Limoges, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 58:156-61. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of infectious acute diarrhoea in France and Europe]
    S Alain
    Service de Bactériologie Virologie Hygiène, CHU Dupuytren, 2 av Martin Luther King 87042 Limoges cedex, France
    Arch Pediatr 14:S132-44. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Detection of ganciclovir resistance after valacyclovir-prophylaxis in renal transplant recipients with active cytomegalovirus infection
    S Alain
    Department of Bacteriology Virology Hygien, EA, Teaching Hospital Dupuytren, Limoges, France
    J Med Virol 73:566-73. 2004
  6. doi request reprint [HPV detection and typing by INNO-LiPA assay on liquid cytology media Easyfix Labonord after extraction QIAamp DNA Blood Mini Kit Qiagen and Nuclisens easyMAG Biomérieux]
    S Hantz
    Laboratoire de bactériologie virologie hygiène, CHU de Limoges, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 58:179-83. 2010
  7. doi request reprint [Testing of a new probe 16/18/45 Hybrid Capture (Digene) in women with high risk HPV infection]
    S Hantz
    Laboratoire de Bacteriologie virologie, EA3175, CHU de Limoges, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87000 Limoges, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 57:81-5. 2009
  8. doi request reprint [Large diversity of routine methods used for monitoring human cytomegalovirus infections in France]
    L Mhiri
    Service de Bactériologie Virologie Hygiène, Centre National de Référence des Cytomégalovirus, Laboratoire de Virologie, CHU Limoges, 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, Limoges, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 60:352-6. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Direct genotyping of cytomegalovirus envelope glycoproteins from toddler's saliva samples
    J Grosjean
    Universite de Limoges, INSERM, France
    J Clin Virol 46:S43-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Real-time PCR quantitation of hepatitis B virus total DNA and covalently closed circular DNA in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from hepatitis B virus-infected patients
    A A Mazet-Wagner
    Laboratoire de Bactériologie Virologie EA3175, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de Limoges, 2 rue du Dr Marcland, 87000 Limoges, France
    J Virol Methods 138:70-9. 2006

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Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Maribavir use in practice for cytomegalovirus infection in French transplantation centers
    S Alain
    Virology Department, CHU Limoges, University Limoges, Inserm UMR S1092, National Reference Center for Cytomegaloviruses, Limoges, France
    Transplant Proc 45:1603-7. 2013
    ..Additional clinical and surrogate laboratory markers are needed to determine antiviral responses to guide MBV use. Dosage ranging studies might benefit future MBV use...
  2. doi request reprint State of the art: Could nursing mothers be vaccinated with attenuated live virus vaccine?
    Sophie Alain
    Service de Bactériologie Virologie Hygiène, CHRU, Limoges, INSERM 1092, Universite de Limoges, France
    Vaccine 30:4921-6. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint [Comparison between the LightCycler CMV Quant Kit (Roche Diagnostics) with a standardized in-house Taqman assay for cytomegalovirus blood viral load quantification]
    S Alain
    Centre National de Référence des Cytomégalovirus, CHU de Limoges, 2, avenue M L King, 87000 Limoges, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 58:156-61. 2010
    ..Choice of whole blood allows follow-up for several viruses and simplifies pretreatment and storage of samples...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Epidemiology of infectious acute diarrhoea in France and Europe]
    S Alain
    Service de Bactériologie Virologie Hygiène, CHU Dupuytren, 2 av Martin Luther King 87042 Limoges cedex, France
    Arch Pediatr 14:S132-44. 2007
    ..This dynamic evolution that concerns not only Europe but also developing countries should be carefully surveyed at the era of rotavirus vaccination...
  5. ncbi request reprint Detection of ganciclovir resistance after valacyclovir-prophylaxis in renal transplant recipients with active cytomegalovirus infection
    S Alain
    Department of Bacteriology Virology Hygien, EA, Teaching Hospital Dupuytren, Limoges, France
    J Med Virol 73:566-73. 2004
    ..GCV-resistance during VCV-prophylaxis was rare after renal transplantation. However, special attention must be paid to patients developing early active HCMV infection under prophylaxis...
  6. doi request reprint [HPV detection and typing by INNO-LiPA assay on liquid cytology media Easyfix Labonord after extraction QIAamp DNA Blood Mini Kit Qiagen and Nuclisens easyMAG Biomérieux]
    S Hantz
    Laboratoire de bactériologie virologie hygiène, CHU de Limoges, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 58:179-83. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint [Testing of a new probe 16/18/45 Hybrid Capture (Digene) in women with high risk HPV infection]
    S Hantz
    Laboratoire de Bacteriologie virologie, EA3175, CHU de Limoges, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87000 Limoges, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 57:81-5. 2009
    ..4% of the cervical cancer. Here we have tested a new probe 16/18/45 (Digene) that is able to detect specifically these three types...
  8. doi request reprint [Large diversity of routine methods used for monitoring human cytomegalovirus infections in France]
    L Mhiri
    Service de Bactériologie Virologie Hygiène, Centre National de Référence des Cytomégalovirus, Laboratoire de Virologie, CHU Limoges, 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, Limoges, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 60:352-6. 2012
    ..The French national reference center for cytomegaloviruses organized an investigation of practice in 37 teacher hospital virology laboratories to assess the situation in France in 2010...
  9. doi request reprint Direct genotyping of cytomegalovirus envelope glycoproteins from toddler's saliva samples
    J Grosjean
    Universite de Limoges, INSERM, France
    J Clin Virol 46:S43-8. 2009
    ..CMV genotyping is usually based on sequencing or acrylamide gel-RFLP, but these methods are not suited to rapid screening of large populations...
  10. ncbi request reprint Real-time PCR quantitation of hepatitis B virus total DNA and covalently closed circular DNA in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from hepatitis B virus-infected patients
    A A Mazet-Wagner
    Laboratoire de Bactériologie Virologie EA3175, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de Limoges, 2 rue du Dr Marcland, 87000 Limoges, France
    J Virol Methods 138:70-9. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the quantitation of total and ccc HBV DNA in PBMCs is potentially useful as a non-invasive marker, and may help to increase our knowledge of the natural history of hepatitis B...
  11. doi request reprint [Clearance, persistence and recurrence of HPV infection]
    F Denis
    Service de Bactériologie Virologie Hygiène, CHU Dupuytren, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 36:430-40. 2008
    ..The studies offer no evidence of competition between HPV types but frequently show an increased risk of acquisition of new HPV types in patients already infected compared with those who are HPV-negative...
  12. doi request reprint Distribution of total DNA and cccDNA in serum and PBMCs may reflect the HBV immune status in HBsAg+ and HBsAg- patients coinfected or not with HIV or HCV
    V Loustaud-Ratti
    Inserm UMR 1092, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Limoges, 2, rue du Docteur Marcland, 87025 Limoges Cedex, France
    Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol 37:373-83. 2013
    ..The potential reservoir role of serum and peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMCs) for total HBV DNA (tDNA) and cccDNA still remains unknown...
  13. doi request reprint [Evaluation of accuracy of three assays for human papillomavirus detection and typing: Hybrid Capture 2, HPV Consensus kit and Amplicor HPV]
    S Hantz
    Laboratoire de bactériologie virologie hygiène, CHRU Dupuytren, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 56:29-35. 2008
    ..We have compared this test with HPV Consensus kit (HPVC, Argène) and Amplicor HPV test (AHPV, RocheDiagnostics) on a panel of 88 samples with low HC2 ratios or discordant results between HC2 and cervical scrape...
  14. doi request reprint [Antipapillomavirus vaccination]
    S Hantz
    Laboratoire de bactériologie virologie hygiène, CHRU Dupuytren, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
    Gastroenterol Clin Biol 32:S221-30. 2008
  15. ncbi request reprint [Antiviral vaccination and respiratory mucosal immunity: still disappointing results from a seductive idea]
    F Denis
    Laboratoire de bactériologie virologie hygiène, CHU Dupuytren, Limoges
    Presse Med 34:1245-53. 2005
    ..Nonetheless, the example of the live attenuated intranasal influenza vaccine, which induces both systemic and local immune response, is promising for the future of mucosal immunization against respiratory viral infections...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Hepatitis viruses: mother to child transmission]
    S Ranger-Rogez
    Laboratoire de Virologie, CHU Dupuytren, 87042, Limoges, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 50:568-75. 2002
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint [Human papillomavirus prophylactic vaccines: stakes and perspectives]
    S Hantz
    Laboratoire de bactériologie virologie hygiène, CHRU Dupuytren, 2, avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
    Gynecol Obstet Fertil 34:647-55. 2006
    ..Such a vaccine would save lives and reduce the need for costly medical procedures and the psychological stress induced by this cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Evolution of Sjögren syndrome associated with hepatitis C virus when chronic hepatitis C is treated by interferon or the association of interferon and ribavirin]
    V Doffoel-Hantz
    Service de Medecine Interne A, CHU de Limoges, 87000 Limoges, France
    Rev Med Interne 26:88-94. 2005
    ..Nobody has until now described the evolution of SS associated with HCV when chronic hepatitis C is treated with antiviral therapy, interferon being an auto-immunity inductor. This is the purpose of our study...
  19. pmc Real-time PCR for quantification of human herpesvirus 6 DNA from lymph nodes and saliva
    S Collot
    Department of Virology, Limoges University Teaching Hospital, Limoges, France
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2445-51. 2002
    ..It therefore appears to be of potential value in clinical investigation or diagnosis of HHV-6 infection...
  20. doi request reprint [Impact of routine pediatric varicella vaccination on the epidemiology of herpes zoster]
    S Alain
    Service de Bactériologie Virologie Hygiène, CHRU, Limoges, France
    Med Mal Infect 39:698-706. 2009
    ..This literature review addresses the following question: what elements point to an impact of routine chicken pox vaccination of children on the incidence of shingles?..
  21. ncbi request reprint A prospective assessment of cytomegalovirus infection in active inflammatory bowel disease
    P de Saussure
    Division de gastroentérologie et d hépatologie, Hopital Cantonal Universitaire, Geneve, Suisse
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 20:1323-7. 2004
    ..The prevalence and clinical significance of cytomegalovirus infection is reportedly high in patients with refractory inflammatory bowel disease but is unknown in unselected patients with active disease...
  22. ncbi request reprint Double hepatitis B virus infection in a patient with HIV/hepatitis C virus coinfection and 'anti-HBc alone' as serological pattern
    A A Wagner
    Department of Bacteriology Virology Hygiene, Teaching Hospital CHU Dupuytren, 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, 87042, Limoges Cedex, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 24:623-7. 2005
    ..In addition, it appears necessary to thoroughly study such patients in order to evaluate the impact of mixed HBV infection and triple HIV/HCV/HBV infection on morbidity...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Hybrid Capture 2 vs HPV Consensus kit: comparison of 2 assays for human papillomavirus detection and typing]
    S Hantz
    Laboratoire de bactériologie virologie hygiène, CHRU Dupuytren, 2 Avenue Martin Luther King, 87042 Limoges Cedex, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 53:556-62. 2005
    ..The aim of this work was to compare this assay with a new HPV genotyping assay: HPV Consensus kit (Argène). Actually, this assay is not commercially available...
  24. ncbi request reprint [A novel colorimetric test to study the susceptibility of human cytomegalovirus DNA polymerase to foscarnet]
    A Ducancelle
    Service de Bacteriologie Virologie, Hopital Lariboisiere, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, 2 rue Ambroise Pare, 75010 Paris, France
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 53:551-5. 2005
    ..Therefore, this novel phenotypic method could be useful for the characterisation of mutations that confer HCMV resistance to foscarnet...
  25. ncbi request reprint Changing of hepatitis C virus genotype patterns in France at the beginning of the third millenium: The GEMHEP GenoCII Study
    C Payan
    Laboratoire de Virologie, CHU Angers, France
    J Viral Hepat 12:405-13. 2005
    ..The modification of the HCV genotype pattern in France in the next 10 years may require new therapeutic strategies, and further survey studies...