Saleem Kamili

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Laboratory diagnostics for hepatitis C virus infection
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:S43-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Toward the development of a hepatitis E vaccine
    Saleem Kamili
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV Hepatitis STD TB Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Virus Res 161:93-100. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint DNA vaccination against hepatitis E virus infection in cynomolgus macaques
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:S365-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Infectivity and vaccination efficacy studies in animal models of HBV S and pol gene mutants
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Antivir Ther 15:477-85. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Infectivity of hepatitis C virus in plasma after drying and storing at room temperature
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:519-24. 2007
  6. pmc Novel risk factors associated with hepatitis E virus infection in a large outbreak in northern Uganda: results from a case-control study and environmental analysis
    Christopher M Howard
    Division of Global Disease Detection and Emergency Response, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:1170-3. 2010
  7. pmc Hepatitis E epidemic, Uganda
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop G37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:126-9. 2010
  8. pmc Laboratory-based surveillance for hepatitis E virus infection, United States, 2005-2012
    Jan Drobeniuc
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 19:218-22; quiz 353. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Rapid diagnostic HCV antibody assays
    Bryce D Smith
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Antivir Ther 17:1409-13. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Protective efficacy of hepatitis E virus DNA vaccine administered by gene gun in the cynomolgus macaque model of infection
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30084, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:258-64. 2004

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  1. doi request reprint Laboratory diagnostics for hepatitis C virus infection
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 55:S43-8. 2012
    ..The diagnosis of acute HCV infection without the demonstration of seroconversion remains elusive...
  2. doi request reprint Toward the development of a hepatitis E vaccine
    Saleem Kamili
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV Hepatitis STD TB Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Virus Res 161:93-100. 2011
    ..However, at this time no approved vaccine against hepatitis E is commercially available...
  3. ncbi request reprint DNA vaccination against hepatitis E virus infection in cynomolgus macaques
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 17:S365-9. 2002
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  4. ncbi request reprint Infectivity and vaccination efficacy studies in animal models of HBV S and pol gene mutants
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Antivir Ther 15:477-85. 2010
    ..Additional hepatitis B vaccine efficacy studies conducted in chimpanzees showed lack of sterilizing immunity against the pol mutant. Whether such mutants can transmit to and infect vaccinated humans requires further investigation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Infectivity of hepatitis C virus in plasma after drying and storing at room temperature
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, 30333, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:519-24. 2007
    ..To determine effect of environmental exposure on the survival and infectivity of hepatitis C virus (HCV)...
  6. pmc Novel risk factors associated with hepatitis E virus infection in a large outbreak in northern Uganda: results from a case-control study and environmental analysis
    Christopher M Howard
    Division of Global Disease Detection and Emergency Response, Center for Global Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 83:1170-3. 2010
    ..The epidemiologic and environmental water-testing results suggest that household-level factors played an important role in the transmission of HEV-modalities that have been previously underappreciated...
  7. pmc Hepatitis E epidemic, Uganda
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop G37, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:126-9. 2010
    ..This outbreak has progressed to become one of the largest hepatitis E outbreaks in the world. By June 2009, the epidemic had caused illness in >10,196 persons and 160 deaths...
  8. pmc Laboratory-based surveillance for hepatitis E virus infection, United States, 2005-2012
    Jan 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...
  9. doi request reprint Rapid diagnostic HCV antibody assays
    Bryce D Smith
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Antivir Ther 17:1409-13. 2012
    ..9-99.3%) and specificity (80-100%) varied. Future investigations could include evaluation of rapid anti-HCV tests in persons who are coinfected with HCV and HIV, and development of rapid HCV-antigen tests and nucleic acid tests...
  10. ncbi request reprint Protective efficacy of hepatitis E virus DNA vaccine administered by gene gun in the cynomolgus macaque model of infection
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30084, USA
    J Infect Dis 189:258-64. 2004
    ..These results indicate that DNA vaccine with HEV ORF2 administered by gene gun is protective against a heterologous viral challenge...
  11. doi request reprint Suppression of interferon-α signaling by hepatitis E virus
    Chen Dong
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Hepatology 55:1324-32. 2012
    ..HEV ORF3 protein alone inhibited IFN-α-induced phosphorylation of STAT1 and down-regulated the IFN-α-stimulated genes encoding PKR, 2',5'-OAS, and myxovirus resistance A...
  12. doi request reprint Efficacy of hepatitis B vaccine against antiviral drug-resistant hepatitis B virus mutants in the chimpanzee model
    Saleem Kamili
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Hepatology 49:1483-91. 2009
    ..In the absence of a protective humoral immunity, adaptive cellular immune responses elicited by infection may limit HBV replication and persistence...
  13. doi request reprint Hepatitis B vaccine immunogenicity among adults vaccinated during an outbreak response in an assisted living facility--Virginia, 2010
    Thomas John Bender
    Epidemic Intelligence Service Program, the Office of Surveillance, Epidemiology, and Laboratory Services, Centers for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA, United States
    Vaccine 32:852-6. 2014
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  14. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus infections in United States-bound refugees from Asia and Africa
    Tonya Mixson-Hayden
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Atlanta, Georgia University of Minnesota, Division of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 90:1014-20. 2014
    ..Screening specific refugee groups at high risk for viral hepatitis infections will identify infected individuals who could benefit from referral to care and treatment and prevent further transmissions. ..
  15. pmc An assessment of the performance of self-reported vaccination status for hepatitis B, National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 1999-2008
    Maxine M Denniston
    Maxine M Denniston, R Monina Klevens, and Ruth B Jiles are with the Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Kathy K Byrd is with the Prevention Branch, and Jan Drobeniuc and Saleem Kamili are with the Laboratory Branch, Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Public Health 103:1865-73. 2013
    ..We sought to assess the performance of self-reported vaccination with hepatitis B vaccine (HepB) compared with serological status for hepatitis B markers in the general US civilian population...
  16. doi request reprint Serologic assays specific to immunoglobulin M antibodies against hepatitis E virus: pangenotypic evaluation of performances
    Jan 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of three rapid screening assays for detection of antibodies to hepatitis C virus
    Bryce D Smith
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 204:825-31. 2011
    ..Although therapies are available that can suppress or eliminate infection, identifying persons infected with HCV is challenging. Rapid tests could help identify many of these persons more expeditiously...
  18. doi request reprint Serological diagnostics of hepatitis E virus infection
    Yury Khudyakov
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV Hepatitis STD TB Prevention, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Virus Res 161:84-92. 2011
    ....
  19. doi request reprint One-step real-time PCR assay for detection and quantitation of hepatitis D virus RNA
    Maja Kodani
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD and Tuberculosis Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, United States
    J Virol Methods 193:531-5. 2013
    ..The median HDV RNA titer of the tested specimens was 6.24×10(6) copies/ml, with a range of 8.52×10(3)-1.79×10(9) copies/ml. Out of 132 anti-HDV-positive specimens 41 (31.1%) were positive for HDV RNA...
  20. doi request reprint An evaluation of hepatitis B virus diagnostic methods and responses to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected women in Thailand
    Philip James Peters
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Int Assoc Provid AIDS Care 12:349-53. 2013
    ..Although HBsAg screening did not diagnose 5 occult HBV coinfections, these women achieved HBV suppression on 3TC-containing ART, suggesting that not detecting occult HBV coinfection would have limited clinical impact. ..
  21. doi request reprint Acute viral hepatitis in the United States-Mexico border region: data from the Border Infectious Disease Surveillance (BIDS) Project, 2000-2009
    Philip R Spradling
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mailstop G37, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Immigr Minor Health 15:390-7. 2013
    ..Assiduous adherence to vaccination and prevention guidelines in the US is needed and strategic implementation of hepatitis vaccination and prevention programs south of the border should be considered...
  22. pmc Distinguishing acute from chronic hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection based on antibody reactivities to specific HCV structural and nonstructural proteins
    Aufra C Araujo
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS A 33, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:54-7. 2011
    ..8% for the acute group and 97.2% for the chronic group. The immunoassay described has the potential to distinguish acute from chronic HCV infection...
  23. doi request reprint Persistence of hepatitis A vaccine induced seropositivity in infants and young children by maternal antibody status: 10-year follow-up
    Umid M Sharapov
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Hepatology 56:516-22. 2012
    ..Anti-HAV levels through 10 years of age correlated with initial peak anti-HAV levels (tested at 1 month after the second dose)...
  24. doi request reprint Evidence of person-to-person transmission of hepatitis E virus during a large outbreak in Northern Uganda
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 301333, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 50:1006-10. 2010
    ..Outbreaks of infection with hepatitis E virus (HEV) are frequently attributed to contaminated drinking water, even if direct evidence for this is lacking...
  25. pmc Restricted enzooticity of hepatitis E virus genotypes 1 to 4 in the United States
    Chen Dong
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4164-72. 2011
    ..HEV infected farmed swine primarily, and the role of other animals as reservoirs of its zoonotic spread appears to be limited...
  26. doi request reprint Acute hepatitis associated with autochthonous hepatitis E virus infection--San Antonio, Texas, 2009
    Rania A Tohme
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:793-6. 2011
    ..Hepatitis E virus genotype 3a related to US-2 and swine hepatitis E virus strains was isolated from one of the patients, indicating potential food-borne or zoonotic transmission...
  27. doi request reprint Persistence of long-term immunity to hepatitis B among adolescents immunized at birth
    Sandra S Chaves
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Vaccine 30:1644-9. 2012
    ..Future vaccine recommendations should be based on studies ascertaining protection against clinically significant disease...
  28. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis E virus infection may be transmitted through blood transfusions in an endemic area
    Mohammad Sultan Khuroo
    Department of Medicine, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:778-84. 2004
    ..To address the issue of whether or not hepatitis E virus (HEV) is transmitted parenterally...
  29. ncbi request reprint Immunity to hepatitis E virus: new insights and future challenges
    Saleem Kamili
    Indian J Gastroenterol 21:136-8. 2002