Jose Dominguez

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of two commercially available gamma interferon blood tests for immunodiagnosis of tuberculosis
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:168-71. 2008
  2. ncbi Quantitative evaluation of T-cell response after specific antigen stimulation in active and latent tuberculosis infection in adults and children
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 65:236-46. 2009
  3. doi T-cell responses to the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific antigens in active tuberculosis patients at the beginning, during, and after antituberculosis treatment
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 63:43-51. 2009
  4. doi Specific Mycobacterium tuberculosis T cell responses to RD1-selected peptides for the monitoring of anti-tuberculosis therapy
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:161-7. 2012
  5. doi Evaluation of a latex agglutination test (PYLOGEN) for the detection of Helicobacter pylori in stool specimens
    Silvia Blanco
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut d Investigació Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 63:349-53. 2009
  6. doi Comparison of stool antigen immunoassay methods for detecting Helicobacter pylori infection before and after eradication treatment
    Silvia Blanco
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 61:150-5. 2008
  7. ncbi [Utility of molecular biology in the microbiological diagnosis of mycobacterial infections]
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 26:33-41. 2008
  8. pmc Value of procalcitonin, C-reactive protein, and neopterin in exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Alicia Lacoma
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 6:157-69. 2011
  9. ncbi IFN-gamma-release assays to diagnose TB infection in the immunocompromised individual
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain and, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain and, CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Expert Rev Respir Med 3:309-27. 2009
  10. ncbi Utility of a pneumonia severity index in the optimization of the diagnostic and therapeutic effort for community-acquired pneumonia
    Lucía Ortega
    Servicios de Medicina Interna, SCIAS Hospital de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:657-63. 2005

Collaborators

  • Cristina Prat
  • Irene Latorre
  • Neus Altet
  • Pere Tudela
  • Cristina Tural
  • Lurdes Matas
  • Fernando Alcaide
  • Silvia Blanco
  • Alicia Lacoma
  • Vicente Ausina
  • Felipe Andreo
  • Maria Luiza de Souza-Galvão
  • Juan Ruiz-Manzano
  • Sonia Minguez
  • Lucía Ortega
  • María Angeles Jiménez-Fuentes
  • Josep Maria Mòdol
  • Neus Altet-Gómez
  • Cristina Prat-Aymerich
  • Montse Gimenez
  • Miguel Perez
  • Celia Milà
  • Maria Asunción Seminario
  • Adela Cantos
  • Jordi Solsona
  • Albert Bas
  • Lourdes Mateo
  • Jessica Diaz
  • Alejandro Olive
  • Luis Lores
  • Josep Morera
  • Juan Ruiz
  • Elisabet Arellano
  • Joaquin Martinez
  • Ferran Bastart
  • Montserrat Sierra
  • Núria Galí
  • Vicenc Ausina

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Comparison of two commercially available gamma interferon blood tests for immunodiagnosis of tuberculosis
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:168-71. 2008
    ..Among children who were not BCG vaccinated but had a positive tuberculin skin test, QFN-G-IT was negative in 53.3% of cases, and T-SPOT.TB was negative in 50% of cases...
  2. ncbi Quantitative evaluation of T-cell response after specific antigen stimulation in active and latent tuberculosis infection in adults and children
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 65:236-46. 2009
    ..In addition, the results are consistent with the current evidence that T-cell response may indicate mycobacterial burden and disease activity...
  3. doi T-cell responses to the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific antigens in active tuberculosis patients at the beginning, during, and after antituberculosis treatment
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 63:43-51. 2009
    ..The T-SPOT.TB was more sensitive in diagnosing active TB than the QFN-G-IT. The IFN-gamma tests could be used as a complementary method in the diagnosis of active TB...
  4. doi Specific Mycobacterium tuberculosis T cell responses to RD1-selected peptides for the monitoring of anti-tuberculosis therapy
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:161-7. 2012
    ..We have evaluated the host interferon-gamma (IFN-γ) T cell response to these RD1 selected peptides at the beginning and during anti-tuberculosis therapy...
  5. doi Evaluation of a latex agglutination test (PYLOGEN) for the detection of Helicobacter pylori in stool specimens
    Silvia Blanco
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut d Investigació Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 63:349-53. 2009
    ..The results of the UBT of the patients were studied 6 weeks after eradication therapy. The sensitivity and specificity of the LA test relative to UBT for patients after treatment were 75% and 93.3%, respectively...
  6. doi Comparison of stool antigen immunoassay methods for detecting Helicobacter pylori infection before and after eradication treatment
    Silvia Blanco
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 61:150-5. 2008
    ..pylori Letitest (85%). HpStAR EIA and H. pylori Letitest could be used as a routine diagnostic tool in the microbiology laboratory for assessing clinical significance and eradication control of H. pylori infection...
  7. ncbi [Utility of molecular biology in the microbiological diagnosis of mycobacterial infections]
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 26:33-41. 2008
    ..The molecular epidemiology of TB will be performed, in its various applications, by faster and more automated techniques than those currently available...
  8. pmc Value of procalcitonin, C-reactive protein, and neopterin in exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Alicia Lacoma
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 6:157-69. 2011
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  9. ncbi IFN-gamma-release assays to diagnose TB infection in the immunocompromised individual
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain and, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain and, CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Expert Rev Respir Med 3:309-27. 2009
    ..In summary, IFN-gamma-based tests appear to be a valuable tool, in combination with the TST, for diagnosing TB infection in immunosuppressed patients...
  10. ncbi Utility of a pneumonia severity index in the optimization of the diagnostic and therapeutic effort for community-acquired pneumonia
    Lucía Ortega
    Servicios de Medicina Interna, SCIAS Hospital de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:657-63. 2005
    ..Therefore, although hospitalization of patients with pneumonia should be mainly based on clinical criteria, Fine's PSI classification could help physicians in making more rational decisions in this respect...
  11. doi Interferon-gamma release assays in the detection of latent tuberculosis infection in patients with inflammatory arthritis scheduled for anti-tumour necrosis factor treatment
    Sonia Minguez
    Servei de Reumatologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Institut d Investigació en Ciències de Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Spain
    Clin Rheumatol 31:785-94. 2012
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  12. ncbi Impact of rapid urine antigen tests to determine the etiology of community-acquired pneumonia in adults
    Felipe Andreo
    Department of Pneumology, Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 100:884-91. 2006
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  13. pmc IFN-γ response on T-cell based assays in HIV-infected patients for detection of tuberculosis infection
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 10:348. 2010
    ..TB in HIV patients, and evaluate the influence of CD4 cell count on tests performance...
  14. doi Correlation of inflammatory and cardiovascular biomarkers with pneumonia severity scores
    Alicia Lacoma
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Institut d Investigacio Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 32:140-6. 2014
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  15. pmc Correlation between tuberculin skin test and IGRAs with risk factors for the spread of infection in close contacts with sputum smear positive in pulmonary tuberculosis
    Maria Luiza de Souza-Galvão
    Unitat de Tuberculosi de Drassanes, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 14:258. 2014
    ....
  16. pmc Usefulness of a new mycobacteriophage-based technique for rapid diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
    Fernando Alcaide
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 41:2867-71. 2003
    ..According to the prevalence of the disease in the population studied, the test would require improved sensitivity in order to be used as a screening test for routine diagnosis of respiratory tuberculosis in our setting...