M C Zambon

Summary

Affiliation: Central Public Health Laboratory
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and pathogenesis of influenza
    M C Zambon
    Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, London, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 44:3-9. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of influenza in the community: relationship of clinical diagnosis to confirmed virological, serologic, or molecular detection of influenza
    M Zambon
    Influenza Unit, Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, Central Public Health Laboratory, 61 Colindale Ave, Colindale, London NW9 5HT, England
    Arch Intern Med 161:2116-22. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Contribution of influenza and respiratory syncytial virus to community cases of influenza-like illness: an observational study
    M C Zambon
    Virus Reference Division, PHLS Central Public Health Laboratory, 61 Colindale Avenue, NW9 5HT, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1410-6. 2001
  4. pmc Multiplex reverse transcription-PCR for surveillance of influenza A and B viruses in England and Wales in 1995 and 1996
    J S Ellis
    Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, Central Public Health Laboratory, Colindale, London, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 35:2076-82. 1997
  5. ncbi request reprint The pathogenesis of influenza in humans
    M C Zambon
    Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, PHLS Central Public Health Laboratory, Colindale, London NW9 5HT, UK
    Rev Med Virol 11:227-41. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Detection of influenza a subtypes in community-based surveillance
    A C Boon
    Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, Central Public Health Laboratory, Colindale, London, United Kingdom
    J Med Virol 65:163-70. 2001
  7. pmc Combined PCR-heteroduplex mobility assay for detection and differentiation of influenza A viruses from different animal species
    J S Ellis
    Respiratory Virus Unit, Enteric, Respiratory and Neurological Virus Laboratory, Public Health Laboratory Service, Central Public Health Laboratory, Colindale, London NW9 5HT, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 39:4097-102. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of anti-H5 responses in human sera by HI using horse erythrocytes following MF59-adjuvanted influenza A/Duck/Singapore/97 vaccine
    I Stephenson
    Enteric Respiratory and Neurological Laboratory, London, UK
    Virus Res 103:91-5. 2004
  9. pmc Laboratory diagnosis of SARS
    A Bermingham
    Enteric, Respiratory and Neurological Laboratory, Health Protection Agency Central Public Health Laboratory, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5HT, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:1083-9. 2004

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and pathogenesis of influenza
    M C Zambon
    Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, London, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 44:3-9. 1999
    ..However, systemic complications are sometimes observed and other viral genes besides the HA, including the NA, may be involved in determination of virulence of influenza strains in mammals...
  2. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis of influenza in the community: relationship of clinical diagnosis to confirmed virological, serologic, or molecular detection of influenza
    M Zambon
    Influenza Unit, Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, Central Public Health Laboratory, 61 Colindale Ave, Colindale, London NW9 5HT, England
    Arch Intern Med 161:2116-22. 2001
    ..Successful treatment of influenza depends on an accurate diagnosis of the illness and prompt intervention. However, there is a lack of data comparing clinical diagnosis vs laboratory diagnostic techniques...
  3. ncbi request reprint Contribution of influenza and respiratory syncytial virus to community cases of influenza-like illness: an observational study
    M C Zambon
    Virus Reference Division, PHLS Central Public Health Laboratory, 61 Colindale Avenue, NW9 5HT, London, UK
    Lancet 358:1410-6. 2001
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  4. pmc Multiplex reverse transcription-PCR for surveillance of influenza A and B viruses in England and Wales in 1995 and 1996
    J S Ellis
    Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, Central Public Health Laboratory, Colindale, London, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 35:2076-82. 1997
    ..Multiplex RT-PCR was successfully used in surveillance of influenza to provide accurate, sensitive diagnosis directly on clinical specimens sent through the post...
  5. ncbi request reprint The pathogenesis of influenza in humans
    M C Zambon
    Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, PHLS Central Public Health Laboratory, Colindale, London NW9 5HT, UK
    Rev Med Virol 11:227-41. 2001
    ..Additionally, systemic spread in humans of pathogenic subtypes has not been demonstrated and host factors such as interferons may be crucial in preventing the spread of the virus outside the respiratory tract...
  6. ncbi request reprint Detection of influenza a subtypes in community-based surveillance
    A C Boon
    Enteric and Respiratory Virus Laboratory, Central Public Health Laboratory, Colindale, London, United Kingdom
    J Med Virol 65:163-70. 2001
    ..The cell-EIA gave higher sensitivity and specificity (74% and 90%) than Directigen Flu-A (65% and 84.6%) in comparison with cell culture...
  7. pmc Combined PCR-heteroduplex mobility assay for detection and differentiation of influenza A viruses from different animal species
    J S Ellis
    Respiratory Virus Unit, Enteric, Respiratory and Neurological Virus Laboratory, Public Health Laboratory Service, Central Public Health Laboratory, Colindale, London NW9 5HT, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 39:4097-102. 2001
    ..1% between the A/Quail/HongKong/G1/97 and A/HongKong/1073/99 amplicons. From the results of our work, we consider the RT-PCR HMA method described to offer a rapid and sensitive means for screening for novel or unusual influenza viruses...
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of anti-H5 responses in human sera by HI using horse erythrocytes following MF59-adjuvanted influenza A/Duck/Singapore/97 vaccine
    I Stephenson
    Enteric Respiratory and Neurological Laboratory, London, UK
    Virus Res 103:91-5. 2004
    ..This modified HI test was more sensitive in detection of anti-H5 antibody evoked by revaccination of primed subjects and may be useful in assessing potential avian HA vaccine candidates...
  9. pmc Laboratory diagnosis of SARS
    A Bermingham
    Enteric, Respiratory and Neurological Laboratory, Health Protection Agency Central Public Health Laboratory, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5HT, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:1083-9. 2004
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