Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Laboratory-based surveillance for hepatitis E virus infection, United States, 2005-2012Jan Drobeniuc
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 19:218-22; quiz 353. 2013..0). HEV genotype 3 was characterized from 8 nontravelers and genotypes 1 or 4 from 4 travelers. Clinicians should consider HEV infection in the differential diagnosis of hepatitis, regardless of patient travel history...
- Hepatitis E virus antibody prevalence among persons who work with swineJ Drobeniuc
Division of Viral and Rickettsial Diseases, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
J Infect Dis 184:1594-7. 2001..The increased prevalence of HEV infection among persons with occupational exposure to swine suggests animal-to-human transmission of this infection...
- Serologic assays specific to immunoglobulin M antibodies against hepatitis E virus: pangenotypic evaluation of performancesJan Drobeniuc
Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Clin Infect Dis 51:e24-7. 2010..Diagnostic sensitivities and specificities as well as interassay agreement varied widely. Analytical sensitivity limits also were determined and were found to be particularly disparate...