A Pillay

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Molecular typing of Treponema pallidum in South Africa: cross-sectional studies
    A Pillay
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 303333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:256-8. 2002
  2. pmc Evaluation of Xenostrip-Tv, a rapid diagnostic test for Trichomonas vaginalis infection
    A Pillay
    Sexually Transmitted Infections Branch, Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention, NCHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS G39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:3853-6. 2004
  3. pmc Comparison of a TaqMan-based real-time polymerase chain reaction with conventional tests for the detection of Trichomonas vaginalis
    A Pillay
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of STD Prevention, Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, 1600 Clifton Road, MS G39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 83:126-9. 2007
  4. 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
  5. ncbi request reprint Molecular subtyping of Treponema pallidum in an Arizona County with increasing syphilis morbidity: use of specimens from ulcers and blood
    M Y Sutton
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 183:1601-6. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Amplification of the DNA polymerase I gene of Treponema pallidum from whole blood of persons with syphilis
    A A Marfin
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 40:163-6. 2001
  7. pmc Molecular typing of Treponema pallidum strains from patients with neurosyphilis in Pretoria, South Africa
    J Molepo
    Department of Microbiological Pathology, Medunsa Campus, University of Limpopo, Pretoria, South Africa
    Sex Transm Infect 83:189-92. 2007

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Publications7

  1. pmc Molecular typing of Treponema pallidum in South Africa: cross-sectional studies
    A Pillay
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 303333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:256-8. 2002
    ..The unique subtypes identified in Durban, Cape Town, and Carletonville and the total number of subtypes suggested that the strain population was very diverse and varied geographically...
  2. pmc Evaluation of Xenostrip-Tv, a rapid diagnostic test for Trichomonas vaginalis infection
    A Pillay
    Sexually Transmitted Infections Branch, Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention, NCHSTP, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS G39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:3853-6. 2004
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  3. pmc Comparison of a TaqMan-based real-time polymerase chain reaction with conventional tests for the detection of Trichomonas vaginalis
    A Pillay
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of STD Prevention, Laboratory Reference and Research Branch, 1600 Clifton Road, MS G39, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 83:126-9. 2007
    ..To compare a TaqMan-based real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) with conventional PCR, culture, and wet-mount microscopy for the diagnosis of trichomoniasis in women...
  4. 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...
  5. ncbi request reprint Molecular subtyping of Treponema pallidum in an Arizona County with increasing syphilis morbidity: use of specimens from ulcers and blood
    M Y Sutton
    Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    J Infect Dis 183:1601-6. 2001
    ..pallidum can be found in an area with high syphilis morbidity, although 1 subtype (14f) was predominant. Four typeable specimens were from blood, a newly identified specimen source for subtyping...
  6. ncbi request reprint Amplification of the DNA polymerase I gene of Treponema pallidum from whole blood of persons with syphilis
    A A Marfin
    Epidemiology and Surveillance Branch, Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 40:163-6. 2001
    ..Of these 13, three were determined to have incubating syphilis; two had primary or secondary syphilis and eight had latent syphilis. This study demonstrates that spirochetemia can occur throughout the course of T. pallidum infection...
  7. pmc Molecular typing of Treponema pallidum strains from patients with neurosyphilis in Pretoria, South Africa
    J Molepo
    Department of Microbiological Pathology, Medunsa Campus, University of Limpopo, Pretoria, South Africa
    Sex Transm Infect 83:189-92. 2007
    ..To evaluate the molecular typing system for Treponema pallidum using cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) specimens obtained from patients with neurosyphilis in Pretoria, South Africa...