Dana G Wolf

Summary

Affiliation: The Hebrew University
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Human cytomegalovirus kinetics following institution of artesunate after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Dana G Wolf
    Clinical Virology Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Antiviral Res 90:183-6. 2011
  2. pmc Cytomegalovirus infection in pediatric rheumatic diseases: a review
    Eli M Eisenstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, POB 24035, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 8:17. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Association of human metapneumovirus with radiologically diagnosed community-acquired alveolar pneumonia in young children
    Dana G Wolf
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Hadassah University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 156:115-20. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Artesunate as a potent antiviral agent in a patient with late drug-resistant cytomegalovirus infection after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Michael Y Shapira
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1455-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Emergence of oseltamivir-resistant influenza A/H3N2 virus with altered hemagglutination pattern in a hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipient
    Leonor Cohen-Daniel
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Virol 44:138-40. 2009
  6. pmc Human cytomegalovirus UL97 kinase and nonkinase functions mediate viral cytoplasmic secondary envelopment
    Miri D Goldberg
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Virol 85:3375-84. 2011
  7. pmc Analysis of human cytomegalovirus-encoded microRNA activity during infection
    Noam Stern-Ginossar
    Lautenberg Center for General and Tumor Immunology, The Hebrew University, IMRIC, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Virol 83:10684-93. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of human metapneumovirus, respiratory syncytial virus and influenza A virus lower respiratory tract infections in hospitalized young children
    Dana G Wolf
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:320-4. 2006
  9. doi request reprint An outbreak of adenovirus type 7 in a residential facility for severely disabled children
    Hammam Ghanaiem
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:948-52. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The human cytomegalovirus microRNA miR-UL112 acts synergistically with a cellular microRNA to escape immune elimination
    Daphna Nachmani
    The Lautenberg Center for General and Tumor Immunology, The BioMedical Research Institute Israel Canada of the Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Nat Immunol 11:806-13. 2010

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Publications26

  1. pmc Human cytomegalovirus kinetics following institution of artesunate after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Dana G Wolf
    Clinical Virology Unit, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Antiviral Res 90:183-6. 2011
    ..Further dose escalation studies are needed to examine the role of artesunate in the treatment of CMV infection in the transplantation setting...
  2. pmc Cytomegalovirus infection in pediatric rheumatic diseases: a review
    Eli M Eisenstein
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, POB 24035, Mount Scopus, Jerusalem 91240, Israel
    Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 8:17. 2010
    ..In this article we discuss the interplay between HCMV and the immune system, and review the clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and treatment of HCMV infection in children with rheumatic disease...
  3. doi request reprint Association of human metapneumovirus with radiologically diagnosed community-acquired alveolar pneumonia in young children
    Dana G Wolf
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Hadassah University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Pediatr 156:115-20. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Artesunate as a potent antiviral agent in a patient with late drug-resistant cytomegalovirus infection after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation
    Michael Y Shapira
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1455-7. 2008
    ..Artesunate treatment resulted in a 1.7-2.1-log reduction in viral load by treatment day 7, with a viral half-life of 0.9-1.9 days, indicating a highly effective block in viral replication...
  5. doi request reprint Emergence of oseltamivir-resistant influenza A/H3N2 virus with altered hemagglutination pattern in a hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipient
    Leonor Cohen-Daniel
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Virol 44:138-40. 2009
    ..Persistent influenza virus replication during antiviral therapy in patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) could promote the emergence of antiviral drug resistance...
  6. pmc Human cytomegalovirus UL97 kinase and nonkinase functions mediate viral cytoplasmic secondary envelopment
    Miri D Goldberg
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Virol 85:3375-84. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Analysis of human cytomegalovirus-encoded microRNA activity during infection
    Noam Stern-Ginossar
    Lautenberg Center for General and Tumor Immunology, The Hebrew University, IMRIC, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Virol 83:10684-93. 2009
    ..Thus, we suggest that in addition to miR-UL112, two additional HCMV miRNAs control the life cycle of the virus...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparison of human metapneumovirus, respiratory syncytial virus and influenza A virus lower respiratory tract infections in hospitalized young children
    Dana G Wolf
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:320-4. 2006
    ....
  9. doi request reprint An outbreak of adenovirus type 7 in a residential facility for severely disabled children
    Hammam Ghanaiem
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:948-52. 2011
    ..Only a few of the 55 known serotypes of adenovirus that affect humans can cause outbreaks of respiratory tract infection...
  10. doi request reprint The human cytomegalovirus microRNA miR-UL112 acts synergistically with a cellular microRNA to escape immune elimination
    Daphna Nachmani
    The Lautenberg Center for General and Tumor Immunology, The BioMedical Research Institute Israel Canada of the Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Nat Immunol 11:806-13. 2010
    ..Moreover, we demonstrate that through site proximity and possibly inhibition of translation, a human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) microRNA acts synergistically with a cellular microRNA to suppress MICB expression during HCMV infection...
  11. doi request reprint Influenza A infection in young infants
    David Rekhtman
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Mount Scopus, Israel
    Arch Dis Child 96:1085-7. 2011
    ..To determine the clinical characteristics of infants ≤2 months old hospitalised with influenza A...
  12. ncbi request reprint High seroprevalence of human metapneumovirus among young children in Israel
    Dana G Wolf
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases and of Virology, Hadassah University Hospital and Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Infect Dis 188:1865-7. 2003
    ..The high exposure rates suggest that HMPV may be an important cause of community-acquired respiratory-tract infections in young children...
  13. doi request reprint The humoral immune response of hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipients to AS03-adjuvanted A/California/7/2009 (H1N1)v-like virus vaccine during the 2009 pandemic
    Dan Engelhard
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Vaccine 29:1777-82. 2011
    ..75 μg antigen resulted in a statistically significant, yet limited, serological response. Therefore, additional precautions should be taken during influenza outbreaks...
  14. pmc Modeling of human cytomegalovirus maternal-fetal transmission in a novel decidual organ culture
    Yiska Weisblum
    Clinical Virology Unit, Department of Biochemistry and the Chanock Center for Virology, IMRIC, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Virol 85:13204-13. 2011
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  15. ncbi request reprint Enterovirus, cytomegalovirus, and Epstein-Barr virus infection screening in idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss
    Menachem Gross
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Hebrew University School of Medicine, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    Audiol Neurootol 12:179-82. 2007
    ..Further studies in larger patient populations and different epidemiological settings are required in order to verify the true role of viral infections in SSNHL...
  16. ncbi request reprint A summer outbreak of influenza A virus infection among young children
    Dana G Wolf
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Hadassah University Hospital and Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Infect Dis 39:595-7. 2004
    ..Continued surveillance between epidemic seasons could allow early recognition of influenza strains that will appear in the following influenza season...
  17. ncbi request reprint Severe Epstein-Barr virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome in six adult patients
    Anat Scheiman Elazary
    Department of Internal Medicine B, Hadassah Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Virol 40:156-9. 2007
    ..EBV associated hemophagocytic syndrome (HPS) is an aggressive and potentially life-threatening condition. So far, most EBV associated HPS has been characterized mainly in infants and children in Asian countries...
  18. pmc HSV-2 specifically down regulates HLA-C expression to render HSV-2-infected DCs susceptible to NK cell killing
    Moran Elboim
    The Lautenberg Center for General and Tumor Immunology, The BioMedical Research Institute Israel Canada of Faculty of Medicine, The Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    PLoS Pathog 9:e1003226. 2013
    ..Thus, we propose that HSV-2 had developed this unique and surprising NK cell-mediated killing strategy of infected DC to prevent the activation of the adaptive immunity...
  19. pmc Increased extent of and risk factors for pandemic (H1N1) 2009 and seasonal influenza among children, Israel
    Dan Engelhard
    Hadassah Hebrew University Hospital, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:1740-3. 2011
    ..Children hospitalized for pandemic (H1N1) 2009 were older and had more underlying chronic diseases than those hospitalized for seasonal influenza...
  20. pmc Epstein-barr virus-related diarrhea or exacerbation of inflammatory bowel disease: diagnostic dilemma
    Ido Weinberg
    Division of Medicine, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1588-90. 2009
    ..We describe a patient with IBD who presented with diarrhea and primary EBV infection and propose a role for colonic involvement by EBV in the pathogenesis of his symptoms...
  21. ncbi request reprint Host immune system gene targeting by a viral miRNA
    Noam Stern-Ginossar
    Lautenberg Center for General and Tumor Immunology, Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    Science 317:376-81. 2007
    ..Our results reveal a miRNA-based immunoevasion mechanism that appears to be exploited by human cytomegalovirus...
  22. ncbi request reprint Structural changes in human cytomegalovirus cytoplasmic assembly sites in the absence of UL97 kinase activity
    Maysa Azzeh
    Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel 91120
    Virology 354:69-79. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that UL97 kinase activity might contribute to organization of the viral cytoplasmic assembly sites...
  23. ncbi request reprint Early-onset Guillain-Barré syndrome associated with reactivation of Epstein-Barr virus infection after nonmyeloablative stem cell transplantation
    Menachem Bitan
    Department of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Cancer Chemotherapy, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Clin Infect Dis 39:1076-8. 2004
    ..7 days). This case raises concern about the expanding scope of manifestations associated with reactivation of EBV infection after NST...
  24. ncbi request reprint Emergence of late cytomegalovirus central nervous system disease in hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients
    Dana G Wolf
    Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalem, Israel
    Blood 101:463-5. 2003
    ..Under these circumstances the CNS may be a sanctuary site, where viral persistence and antiviral drug resistance could result from limited drug penetration...
  25. doi request reprint Antiphospholipid antibodies during infectious mononucleosis and their long term clinical significance
    Eli Ben-Chetrit
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Shaare Zedek Medical Center affiliated with the Hebrew University Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Virol 56:312-5. 2013
    ..The prevalence of antiphospholipid antibodies (aPLs) during acute Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection may be as high as 30-60%. The role of these autoantibodies in the development of antiphospholipid syndrome (APS) is not clear...
  26. ncbi request reprint Steroids for deteriorating herpes simplex virus encephalitis
    Banan Musallam
    Department of Pediatrics, Hadassah University Hospital, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Pediatr Neurol 37:229-32. 2007
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