Cheng Yen Chen

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Detection of the A2058G and A2059G 23S rRNA gene point mutations associated with azithromycin resistance in Treponema pallidum by use of a TaqMan real-time multiplex PCR assay
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:908-13. 2013
  2. doi request reprint The molecular diagnosis of sexually transmitted genital ulcer disease
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 903:103-12. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Protocol for the detection of Treponema pallidum in paraffin-embedded specimens
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 903:295-306. 2012
  4. pmc Diagnosis of gastric syphilis by direct immunofluorescence staining and real-time PCR testing
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop G 39, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:3452-6. 2006
  5. pmc Laboratory-confirmed case of yaws in a 10-year-old boy from the Republic of the Congo
    Allan Pillay
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, NCHHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4013-5. 2011
  6. pmc Molecular differentiation of Treponema pallidum subspecies in skin ulceration clinically suspected as yaws in Vanuatu using real-time multiplex PCR and serological methods
    Kai Hua Chi
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Ministry of Health, Port Vila, Vanuatu Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia World Health Organization, Port Vila, Vanuatu World Health Organization Consultant, Springhill, Brisbane, Australia Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland World Health Organization, Western Pacific Regional Office, Manila, Philippines
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 92:134-8. 2015
  7. doi request reprint Acquired macrolide-resistant Treponema pallidum after a human bite
    Robyn Neblett Fanfair
    From the Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Maysville Internal Medicine and Pediatric Associates, Maysville, KY City Dermatology and Laser, Cincinnati, OH and Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
    Sex Transm Dis 41:493-5. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint The molecular diagnosis of lymphogranuloma venereum: evaluation of a real-time multiplex polymerase chain reaction test using rectal and urethral specimens
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:451-5. 2007

Collaborators

  • David Fegan
  • Iona M C Martin
  • Sarah Alexander
  • Fatima Carneiro
  • Allan Pillay
  • Kai Hua Chi
  • Robyn Neblett Fanfair
  • Ronald C Ballard
  • Eli Nachamkin
  • Damien Danavall
  • Tun Ye
  • Kingsley Asiedu
  • Fasihah Taleo
  • Jacob L Kool
  • Lasse S Vestergaard
  • Mark Wallingford
  • Lana L Long
  • Kimberly A Workowski
  • Davy Louvouezo
  • Jean V Mombouli
  • Bret Steiner
  • Arnold C Castro
  • Mary G Reynolds

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc Detection of the A2058G and A2059G 23S rRNA gene point mutations associated with azithromycin resistance in Treponema pallidum by use of a TaqMan real-time multiplex PCR assay
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:908-13. 2013
    ..pallidum...
  2. doi request reprint The molecular diagnosis of sexually transmitted genital ulcer disease
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 903:103-12. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Protocol for the detection of Treponema pallidum in paraffin-embedded specimens
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 903:295-306. 2012
    ..This chapter describes detailed procedures for nucleic acid extraction and PCR detection of Treponema pallidum using FFPE tissue...
  4. pmc Diagnosis of gastric syphilis by direct immunofluorescence staining and real-time PCR testing
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop G 39, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:3452-6. 2006
    ....
  5. pmc Laboratory-confirmed case of yaws in a 10-year-old boy from the Republic of the Congo
    Allan Pillay
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of Sexually Transmitted Disease Prevention, NCHHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4013-5. 2011
    ..This is the first report describing the use of DNA sequencing to identify Treponema pallidum subsp. pertenue-specific sequences in a patient with active yaws...
  6. pmc Molecular differentiation of Treponema pallidum subspecies in skin ulceration clinically suspected as yaws in Vanuatu using real-time multiplex PCR and serological methods
    Kai Hua Chi
    Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia Ministry of Health, Port Vila, Vanuatu Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia World Health Organization, Port Vila, Vanuatu World Health Organization Consultant, Springhill, Brisbane, Australia Department of Control of Neglected Tropical Diseases, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland World Health Organization, Western Pacific Regional Office, Manila, Philippines
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 92:134-8. 2015
    ..5% of children. No evidence of T. pallidum subsp. pertenue infection, by either PCR or serology was found in ∼59% of cases indicating alternative causes of yaws-like lesions in this endemic area. ..
  7. doi request reprint Acquired macrolide-resistant Treponema pallidum after a human bite
    Robyn Neblett Fanfair
    From the Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA Maysville Internal Medicine and Pediatric Associates, Maysville, KY City Dermatology and Laser, Cincinnati, OH and Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
    Sex Transm Dis 41:493-5. 2014
    ..Syphilis is a systemic disease caused by the spirochete Treponema pallidum that is usually acquired through sexual exposure. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint The molecular diagnosis of lymphogranuloma venereum: evaluation of a real-time multiplex polymerase chain reaction test using rectal and urethral specimens
    Cheng Yen Chen
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 34:451-5. 2007
    ....