Philip W Tuke

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus window-phase infections: closing the window on hepatitis C virus
    Philip W Tuke
    Department of Virology, NTMRL, NBS, London, UK
    Transfusion 48:594-600. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of chromosomally integrated human herpesvirus 6 genomes in the blood of UK blood donors
    Hoe Nam Leong
    Division of Infection and Immunity, Centre for Virology, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    J Med Virol 79:45-51. 2007

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Hepatitis C virus window-phase infections: closing the window on hepatitis C virus
    Philip W Tuke
    Department of Virology, NTMRL, NBS, London, UK
    Transfusion 48:594-600. 2008
    ..The testing of donations by nucleic acid testing (NAT) techniques may not be feasible or economic. Combined antigen and antibody assays are now available, and the performance of two combined assays on window-phase donations is evaluated...
  2. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of chromosomally integrated human herpesvirus 6 genomes in the blood of UK blood donors
    Hoe Nam Leong
    Division of Infection and Immunity, Centre for Virology, Hampstead Campus, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    J Med Virol 79:45-51. 2007
    ..8% of UK blood donors. The presence of high HHV-6 viral loads in healthy normal individuals reiterates the need to consider the confounding effect of HHV-6 viral integration in any laboratory diagnosis of HHV-6 infection...