Nuria Torner

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Country: Spain

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus: viral characteristics and genetic evolution
    Andrés Antón
    Virology Section, Department of Microbiology, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research CRESIB, Hospital Clínic Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain National Influenza Centre Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 30:10-7. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Selection and viral load kinetics of an oseltamivir-resistant pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus in an immunocompromised patient during treatment with neuraminidase inhibitors
    Andrés Antón
    Microbiology Department, Hospital Clínic and Barcelona Centre for International Health Research CRESIB, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 68:214-9. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Influenza C virus surveillance during the first influenza A (H1N1) 2009 pandemic wave in Catalonia, Spain
    Andrés Antón
    Virology Section, Microbiology Department, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research CRESIB, Hospital Clínic Universitat de Barcelona, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 69:419-27. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Sequential evolution of genotype GII.4 norovirus variants causing gastroenteritis outbreaks from 2001 to 2006 in Eastern Spain
    Javier Buesa
    Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, University of Valencia, and Hospital Clínico Universitario, Valencia, Spain
    J Med Virol 80:1288-95. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Mumps: a year of enhanced surveillance in Catalonia, Spain
    Angela Dominguez
    Department of Public Health, University of Barcelona, Casanova 143, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Vaccine 27:3492-5. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Impact of the Legionella urinary antigen test on epidemiological trends in community outbreaks of legionellosis in Catalonia, Spain, 1990-2004
    Josep Alvarez
    Department of Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Infect Dis 13:e365-70. 2009
  7. pmc Auditing the management of vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks: the need for a tool
    Nuria Torner
    Department of Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e15699. 2011
  8. doi request reprint D225G mutation in the hemagglutinin protein found in 3 severe cases of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in Spain
    Andrés Antón
    Microbiology Laboratory, Hospital Clinic, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 67:207-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Aetiology and epidemiology of viral gastroenteritis outbreaks in Catalonia (Spain) in 2004-2005
    Angela Dominguez
    Department of Public Health, University of Barcelona, and L Hospitalet del Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Virol 43:126-31. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Large outbreak of measles in a community with high vaccination coverage: implications for the vaccination schedule
    Angela Dominguez
    Department of Public Health, University of Barcelona, Casanova 143, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1143-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus: viral characteristics and genetic evolution
    Andrés Antón
    Virology Section, Department of Microbiology, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research CRESIB, Hospital Clínic Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain National Influenza Centre Barcelona, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain Electronic address
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 30:10-7. 2012
    ..Global virological surveillance should be strengthened for new influenza variants carrying new mutations or reassorted segments that may affect viral features such as virulence, transmission, or antiviral susceptibility...
  2. doi request reprint Selection and viral load kinetics of an oseltamivir-resistant pandemic influenza A (H1N1) virus in an immunocompromised patient during treatment with neuraminidase inhibitors
    Andrés Antón
    Microbiology Department, Hospital Clínic and Barcelona Centre for International Health Research CRESIB, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 68:214-9. 2010
    ..The study emphasizes the importance of viral load quantification and surveillance of emergence of resistant strains prospectively because the information provided has important implications in the clinical management of the patient...
  3. doi request reprint Influenza C virus surveillance during the first influenza A (H1N1) 2009 pandemic wave in Catalonia, Spain
    Andrés Antón
    Virology Section, Microbiology Department, Barcelona Centre for International Health Research CRESIB, Hospital Clínic Universitat de Barcelona, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 69:419-27. 2011
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  4. doi request reprint Sequential evolution of genotype GII.4 norovirus variants causing gastroenteritis outbreaks from 2001 to 2006 in Eastern Spain
    Javier Buesa
    Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, University of Valencia, and Hospital Clínico Universitario, Valencia, Spain
    J Med Virol 80:1288-95. 2008
    ..These new GII.4 variants may have arisen as a consequence of viral evasion from the host immune responses, although apparently there is a lack of long-term immunity after norovirus infections...
  5. doi request reprint Mumps: a year of enhanced surveillance in Catalonia, Spain
    Angela Dominguez
    Department of Public Health, University of Barcelona, Casanova 143, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Vaccine 27:3492-5. 2009
    ..04). Most laboratory confirmed cases (72.3%) received at least one MMR dose. With sustained high MMR coverage, laboratory confirmation is necessary to control the disease and assess vaccine failure...
  6. doi request reprint Impact of the Legionella urinary antigen test on epidemiological trends in community outbreaks of legionellosis in Catalonia, Spain, 1990-2004
    Josep Alvarez
    Department of Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Infect Dis 13:e365-70. 2009
    ....
  7. pmc Auditing the management of vaccine-preventable disease outbreaks: the need for a tool
    Nuria Torner
    Department of Health, Generalitat of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain
    PLoS ONE 6:e15699. 2011
    ..04). Improving availability of updated guidelines, enhancing timely reporting and adequate recording of control procedures taken is needed to allow for management assessment and improvement...
  8. doi request reprint D225G mutation in the hemagglutinin protein found in 3 severe cases of 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) in Spain
    Andrés Antón
    Microbiology Laboratory, Hospital Clinic, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 67:207-8. 2010
    ..We only found the D225G mutation in 3 severe cases. However, it was not found in samples from other cases with or without clinical criteria of severity. The biologic significance of this mutation remains still unclear...
  9. doi request reprint Aetiology and epidemiology of viral gastroenteritis outbreaks in Catalonia (Spain) in 2004-2005
    Angela Dominguez
    Department of Public Health, University of Barcelona, and L Hospitalet del Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Virol 43:126-31. 2008
    ..Acute infectious gastroenteritis causes substantial morbidity and economic loss...
  10. doi request reprint Large outbreak of measles in a community with high vaccination coverage: implications for the vaccination schedule
    Angela Dominguez
    Department of Public Health, University of Barcelona, Casanova 143, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Infect Dis 47:1143-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze epidemiological and clinical characteristics of a measles outbreak in Catalonia, Spain, in 2006...
  11. doi request reprint Mumps vaccine effectiveness in highly immunized populations
    Angela Dominguez
    Department of Public Health, University of Barcelona, Casanova 143, 08036, Barcelona, Spain
    Vaccine 28:3567-70. 2010
    ..Estimated VE was 85.4% (95%CI: 67.3-93.4) for 1MMR and 88.5% (95%CI: 78.1-93.9) for 2MMR. High 2MMR coverage, improved confirmation techniques and further VE studies with all confirmed cases are needed to prevent further outbreaks...
  12. doi request reprint Acute gastroenteritis outbreaks in Catalonia, Spain: norovirus versus Salmonella
    Nuria Torner
    CIBER Epidemiology and Public Health, Barcelona, Spain
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:567-73. 2008
    ..To describe the epidemiology of norovirus (NV) and Salmonella gastroenteritis outbreaks in Catalonia between 15 October 2004 and 30 October 2005...