Kerstin Malm

Summary

Affiliation: Orebro University Hospital
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 and 2 infection in Sweden
    Kerstin Malm
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:852-9. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Performance of three automated fourth-generation combined HIV antigen/antibody assays in large-scale screening of blood donors and clinical samples
    K Malm
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
    Transfus Med 19:78-88. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of a new screening assay for HTLV-1 and -2 antibodies for large-scale use
    Kerstin Malm
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Microbiology, Orebro University Hospital, 70185 Orebro, Sweden
    J Med Virol 82:1606-11. 2010

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi request reprint Prevalence of human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 and 2 infection in Sweden
    Kerstin Malm
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:852-9. 2012
    ..2/10,000. A few years earlier, a high prevalence of HTLV-2 was found in intravenous drug users (IDUs) in Stockholm (3.4%). The objective of this study was to update information on the seroprevalence of HTLV in several study groups...
  2. doi request reprint Performance of three automated fourth-generation combined HIV antigen/antibody assays in large-scale screening of blood donors and clinical samples
    K Malm
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Orebro University Hospital, Orebro, Sweden
    Transfus Med 19:78-88. 2009
    ..The new HIV antigen/antibody combination assay systems were found to have high sensitivity and specificity. The instruments provided a rational and easy way of testing at large scale...
  3. doi request reprint Evaluation of a new screening assay for HTLV-1 and -2 antibodies for large-scale use
    Kerstin Malm
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Microbiology, Orebro University Hospital, 70185 Orebro, Sweden
    J Med Virol 82:1606-11. 2010
    ..Taken together, the overall specificity was 99.8%. The assay was sensitive, specific and appropriate for the large-scale screening of samples for HTLV-1/2 antibodies...