Michelle Wong

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc Mannose-binding lectin 2 polymorphisms do not influence frequency or type of infection in adults with chemotherapy induced neutropaenia
    Michelle Wong
    Infectious Disease Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e30819. 2012
  2. pmc Flocked nasal swab versus nasopharyngeal aspirate for detection of respiratory tract viruses in immunocompromised adults: a matched comparative study
    Lars Ohrmalm
    Department of Medicine, Solna, Infectious Disease Unit, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Infect Dis 10:340. 2010
  3. pmc Viral findings in adult hematological patients with neutropenia
    Lars Ohrmalm
    Department of Medicine, Solna, Infectious Disease Unit, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e36543. 2012
  4. pmc Microbial translocation contribute to febrile episodes in adults with chemotherapy-induced neutropenia
    Michelle Wong
    Department of Medicine, Solna, Infectious Disease Unit, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e68056. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Respiratory viruses, a common microbiological finding in neutropenic children with fever
    Anna Lindblom
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Virol 47:234-7. 2010

Collaborators

  • Lars Ohrmalm
  • Tobias Allander
  • Per Ljungman
  • Anna Lindblom
  • Vivek Bhadri
  • Thomas Tolfvenstam
  • Stefan Soderhall
  • Oscar Norbeck
  • Luciano Dalla-Pozza
  • Kristina Broliden
  • Cecilia Lindau
  • Daniel Catchpoole
  • Maria Rotzen-Ostlund

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Mannose-binding lectin 2 polymorphisms do not influence frequency or type of infection in adults with chemotherapy induced neutropaenia
    Michelle Wong
    Infectious Disease Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e30819. 2012
    ..In a Swedish adult cohort immunosuppressed from both the underlying disease and from iatrogenic treatments for their underlying disease we investigated the role of MBL in susceptibility to infection...
  2. pmc Flocked nasal swab versus nasopharyngeal aspirate for detection of respiratory tract viruses in immunocompromised adults: a matched comparative study
    Lars Ohrmalm
    Department of Medicine, Solna, Infectious Disease Unit, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, SE 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Infect Dis 10:340. 2010
    ..We aimed to investigate the sensitivity of a flocked nasal swab (fNS) on immunocompromised adults with febrile neutropenia...
  3. pmc Viral findings in adult hematological patients with neutropenia
    Lars Ohrmalm
    Department of Medicine, Solna, Infectious Disease Unit, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e36543. 2012
    ..In this study, we have prospectively investigated the prevalence of a broad range of respiratory viruses in nasopharyngeal aspirate (NPA) as well as viruses that commonly reactivate after allogeneic HSCT...
  4. pmc Microbial translocation contribute to febrile episodes in adults with chemotherapy-induced neutropenia
    Michelle Wong
    Department of Medicine, Solna, Infectious Disease Unit, Center for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e68056. 2013
    ..We further observed an association between prophylactic antibiotic use and increased plasma endotoxin concentrations (p = 0.0212)...
  5. doi request reprint Respiratory viruses, a common microbiological finding in neutropenic children with fever
    Anna Lindblom
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Virol 47:234-7. 2010
    ..Febrile neutropenia is a common complication in children undergoing chemotherapy for malignancies. A microbial agent is only identified in 15-30% of the fever episodes and corresponds mostly to bacterial findings...