Judith Breuer

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Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster as a risk factor for stroke and TIA: A retrospective cohort study in the UK
    Judith Breuer
    From the Division of Infection and Immunity J B, and Institute of Neurology M M B, University College London, UK and Amaris M P, A G
    Neurology 83:e27-33. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Herpes zoster as a risk factor for stroke and TIA: a retrospective cohort study in the UK
    Judith Breuer
    From the Division of Infection and Immunity J B, and Institute of Neurology M M B, University College London and Amaris M P, A G
    Neurology 82:206-12. 2014
  3. pmc Absence of xenotropic murine leukaemia virus-related virus in UK patients with chronic fatigue syndrome
    Harriet C T Groom
    Division of Virology, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, The Ridgeway, Mill Hill, London NW7 1AA, UK
    Retrovirology 7:10. 2010
  4. pmc Household size is critical to varicella-zoster virus transmission in the tropics despite lower viral infectivity
    Richard A Nichols
    School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London, UK
    Epidemics 3:12-8. 2011
  5. pmc A proposal for a common nomenclature for viral clades that form the species varicella-zoster virus: summary of VZV Nomenclature Meeting 2008, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, 24-25 July 2008
    Judith Breuer
    Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, Windeyer Institute, 46 Cleveland Street, London WC1 4JF, UK
    J Gen Virol 91:821-8. 2010
  6. doi request reprint VZV molecular epidemiology
    Judith Breuer
    University College London, W1 2BE, Bloomsbury, London
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 342:15-42. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular studies of Varicella zoster virus
    Mark Quinlivan
    Centre for Infectious Diseases, Institute for Cell and Molecular Science, 4 Newark Street, Whitechapel, London, E1 2AT, UK
    Rev Med Virol 16:225-50. 2006
  8. pmc Use of oral fluid to examine the molecular epidemiology of varicella zoster virus in the United Kingdom and continental Europe
    Mark Quinlivan
    University College London, London
    J Infect Dis 207:588-93. 2013
  9. pmc No evidence of XMRV or related retroviruses in a London HIV-1-positive patient cohort
    Eleanor R Gray
    Department of Infection and Immunity, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e18096. 2011
  10. pmc Next-generation whole genome sequencing identifies the direction of norovirus transmission in linked patients
    Samit Kundu
    Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, Cruciform Building, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 57:407-14. 2013

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Herpes zoster as a risk factor for stroke and TIA: A retrospective cohort study in the UK
    Judith Breuer
    From the Division of Infection and Immunity J B, and Institute of Neurology M M B, University College London, UK and Amaris M P, A G
    Neurology 83:e27-33. 2014
    ..Stroke and TIA are recognized complications of acute herpes zoster (HZ). Herein, we evaluate HZ as a risk factor for cerebrovascular disease (stroke and TIA) and myocardial infarction (MI) in a UK population cohort...
  2. doi request reprint Herpes zoster as a risk factor for stroke and TIA: a retrospective cohort study in the UK
    Judith Breuer
    From the Division of Infection and Immunity J B, and Institute of Neurology M M B, University College London and Amaris M P, A G
    Neurology 82:206-12. 2014
    ..Stroke and TIA are recognized complications of acute herpes zoster (HZ). In this study, we evaluated HZ as a risk factor for cerebrovascular disease (stroke and TIA) and myocardial infarction (MI) in a UK population cohort...
  3. pmc Absence of xenotropic murine leukaemia virus-related virus in UK patients with chronic fatigue syndrome
    Harriet C T Groom
    Division of Virology, MRC National Institute for Medical Research, The Ridgeway, Mill Hill, London NW7 1AA, UK
    Retrovirology 7:10. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Household size is critical to varicella-zoster virus transmission in the tropics despite lower viral infectivity
    Richard A Nichols
    School of Biological and Chemical Sciences, Queen Mary University of London, UK
    Epidemics 3:12-8. 2011
    ..The distinctive clinical presentation of VZV and its ubiquitous distribution make it an attractive model for estimating the variables that contribute to global differences in the transmission of airborne viruses...
  5. pmc A proposal for a common nomenclature for viral clades that form the species varicella-zoster virus: summary of VZV Nomenclature Meeting 2008, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, 24-25 July 2008
    Judith Breuer
    Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, Windeyer Institute, 46 Cleveland Street, London WC1 4JF, UK
    J Gen Virol 91:821-8. 2010
    ..We propose a minimum set of SNPs that we recommend should be used to genotype these viruses. Finally, we suggest criteria by which novel clades can be recognized...
  6. doi request reprint VZV molecular epidemiology
    Judith Breuer
    University College London, W1 2BE, Bloomsbury, London
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 342:15-42. 2010
    ..Genotyping methods, together with epidemiological data and modeling, have provided insights into global differences in the transmission patterns of this ubiquitous virus...
  7. ncbi request reprint Molecular studies of Varicella zoster virus
    Mark Quinlivan
    Centre for Infectious Diseases, Institute for Cell and Molecular Science, 4 Newark Street, Whitechapel, London, E1 2AT, UK
    Rev Med Virol 16:225-50. 2006
    ..In addition, a rat model has been developed and successfully used to uncover which viral proteins are important for both the establishment and maintenance of latent VZV infection...
  8. pmc Use of oral fluid to examine the molecular epidemiology of varicella zoster virus in the United Kingdom and continental Europe
    Mark Quinlivan
    University College London, London
    J Infect Dis 207:588-93. 2013
    ..Viruses from the same outbreak belonged to different clades, but no clade was associated with a severe-disease phenotype. OF is suitable and convenient for large-scale molecular epidemiological studies of VZV...
  9. pmc No evidence of XMRV or related retroviruses in a London HIV-1-positive patient cohort
    Eleanor R Gray
    Department of Infection and Immunity, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e18096. 2011
    ..It has also been suggested that the virus can be found circulating amongst the general population. The discovery has been controversial, with conflicting results from attempts to reproduce the original studies...
  10. pmc Next-generation whole genome sequencing identifies the direction of norovirus transmission in linked patients
    Samit Kundu
    Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, Cruciform Building, Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 57:407-14. 2013
    ..Detailed comparison of sequence data from 2 linked cases enabled us to identify the likely direction of spread...
  11. doi request reprint Deep sequencing of viral genomes provides insight into the evolution and pathogenesis of varicella zoster virus and its vaccine in humans
    Daniel P Depledge
    MRC Centre for Medical Molecular Virology, Division of Infection and Immunity, London, United Kingdom
    Mol Biol Evol 31:397-409. 2014
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  12. ncbi request reprint PEPtalk: postexposure prophylaxis against varicella in children with cancer
    Jessica Bate
    Division of Clinical Sciences, St George s, University of London, London, UK
    Arch Dis Child 96:841-5. 2011
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Molecular and therapeutic aspects of varicella-zoster virus infection
    Mark Quinlivan
    Skin Virus Laboratory, Institute of Cell and Molecular Science, 4 Newark Street, Whitechapel, London, E1 28E, UK
    Expert Rev Mol Med 7:1-24. 2005
    ..In addition, VZV has become the first human herpes virus for which a live attenuated vaccine has been developed...
  14. doi request reprint RNA-seq analysis of host and viral gene expression highlights interaction between varicella zoster virus and keratinocyte differentiation
    Meleri Jones
    Division of Infection and Immunity, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS Pathog 10:e1003896. 2014
    ..These studies highlight the intimate host-pathogen interaction following VZV infection of skin and provide insight into the mechanisms by which VZV remodels the epidermal environment to promote its own replication and spread. ..
  15. ncbi request reprint Varicella vaccination in Europe: are we ready for a universal childhood programme?
    Nitu Sengupta
    Centre for Child Health, Royal London Hospital, 38 New Road, Whitechapel, London, E1 2AX, UK
    Eur J Pediatr 167:47-55. 2008
    ..The SIEVE recommends the implementation of such a policy as soon as financially and practically possible...