Chong Gee Teo

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Changing strategies for hepatitis C testing
    Chong Gee Teo
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Antivir Ther 17:1391-5. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis E indigenous to economically developed countries: to what extent a zoonosis?
    Chong Gee Teo
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 19:460-6. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of hepatitis B in England and Wales
    C G Teo
    Virus Reference Department, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    J Clin Virol 34:S13-4. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The two clinico-epidemiological forms of hepatitis E
    C G Teo
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Viral Hepat 14:295-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Non-travel-associated hepatitis E in England and Wales: demographic, clinical, and molecular epidemiological characteristics
    Samreen Ijaz
    Virus Reference Division, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 192:1166-72. 2005
  6. 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
  7. pmc Convergence and coevolution of hepatitis B virus drug resistance
    Hong Thai
    Molecular Epidemiology and Bioinformatics Laboratory, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta 30329, Georgia, USA
    Nat Commun 3:789. 2012
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. pmc Hepatitis E in England and Wales
    Hannah C Lewis
    Emerging Infections and Zoonoses Department, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, 61 Colindale Avenue, London, United Kingdom
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:165-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. doi request reprint Changing strategies for hepatitis C testing
    Chong Gee Teo
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Antivir Ther 17:1391-5. 2012
    ..Establishing means to diagnose recent HCV infection and to engage in surveillance of drug-resistant HCV are also apposite. Successful implementation of these various measures brightens prospects for the eventual elimination of HCV...
  2. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis E indigenous to economically developed countries: to what extent a zoonosis?
    Chong Gee Teo
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 19:460-6. 2006
    ..Issues pertaining to disease acquisition and hepatitis E virus infection, particularly in Western countries, are reviewed and highlighted...
  3. ncbi request reprint Molecular epidemiology of hepatitis B in England and Wales
    C G Teo
    Virus Reference Department, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    J Clin Virol 34:S13-4. 2005
    ..This review focuses on general and molecular features of the epidemiology of incident and prevalent hepatitis B virus (HBV) infections in England and Wales. The situation in Scotland and Northern Ireland will not be reviewed...
  4. ncbi request reprint The two clinico-epidemiological forms of hepatitis E
    C G Teo
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Viral Hepat 14:295-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Non-travel-associated hepatitis E in England and Wales: demographic, clinical, and molecular epidemiological characteristics
    Samreen Ijaz
    Virus Reference Division, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Infect Dis 192:1166-72. 2005
    ..Patients infected by HEV indigenous to England and Wales tended to belong to a distinct demographic group, there were multiple sources of infection, and pigs might have been a viral reservoir...
  6. 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...
  7. pmc Convergence and coevolution of hepatitis B virus drug resistance
    Hong Thai
    Molecular Epidemiology and Bioinformatics Laboratory, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta 30329, Georgia, USA
    Nat Commun 3:789. 2012
    ..These findings have implications for public health and offer a more general framework for understanding drug resistance...
  8. 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...
  9. 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. ..
  10. pmc Hepatitis E in England and Wales
    Hannah C Lewis
    Emerging Infections and Zoonoses Department, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, 61 Colindale Avenue, London, United Kingdom
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:165-7. 2008
    ..Hepatitis E should be considered in the investigation of patients with hepatitis even if they have no history of travel...
  11. doi request reprint Genotyping of acute HBV isolates from England, 1997-2001
    Richard D Sloan
    Virus Reference Division, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5HT, UK
    J Clin Virol 44:157-60. 2009
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  12. pmc Multitypic hepatitis C virus infection identified by real-time nucleotide sequencing of minority genotypes
    Andrew J Buckton
    Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, 61 Colindale Avenue, Colindale, London NW9 5HT, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 44:2779-84. 2006
    ..The low rate of detection in people at high risk of repeated HCV infection suggests that multitypic HCV carriage is uncommon...
  13. ncbi request reprint Quantitation of hepatitis B lamivudine resistant mutants by real-time amplification refractory mutation system PCR
    Parvinder Punia
    Genomics Proteomics and Bioinformatics Unit, Health Protection Agency, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5HT, UK
    J Hepatol 40:986-92. 2004
    ..We describe a method to detect and quantify mutant viral populations using amplification refractory mutation system (ARMS) PCR...
  14. doi request reprint Outbreaks of hepatitis A in England and Wales associated with two co-circulating hepatitis A virus strains
    Siew Lin Ngui
    Virus Reference Department, Health Protection Agency, London, United Kingdom
    J Med Virol 80:1181-8. 2008
    ..0001). The association of the outbreaks to two geographically restricted strains implicates two principal transmission pathways associated with injecting behavior. Identifying these routes may be conducive to preventing further outbreaks...
  15. 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...
  16. ncbi request reprint Antiviral resistance mutations potentiate hepatitis B virus immune evasion through disruption of its surface antigen a determinant
    Richard D Sloan
    Virus Reference Division, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    Antivir Ther 13:439-47. 2008
    ..We investigate here the changes to specific epitopes in the a determinant (the major target of neutralizing antibody) caused by a number of drug-resistant mutations...
  17. doi request reprint Much meat, much malady: changing perceptions of the epidemiology of hepatitis E
    C G Teo
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Clin Microbiol Infect 16:24-32. 2010
    ..Although anthroponotic transmission of HEV is primarily environmental, zoonotic transmission may proceed along both foodborne and environmental routes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Extensive oral shedding of human herpesvirus 8 in a renal allograft recipient
    L M Al-Otaibi
    UCL Eastman Dental Institute, Oral Medicine Department, London, UK
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 24:109-15. 2009
    ..Studies were conducted to investigate changes in the extent of human herpesvirus 8 (HHV-8) shedding and diversity of HHV-8 strains in the mouth of a renal allograft recipient who developed cutaneous post-transplantation Kaposi's sarcoma...
  19. ncbi request reprint Conceptual emergence of human herpesvirus 8 (Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus) as an oral herpesvirus
    C G Teo
    Virus Reference Department, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, 61 Colindale Ave, London NW9 5HT, UK
    Adv Dent Res 19:85-90. 2006
    ..Such explanation may be sought from behavioral studies into the role saliva plays in sexual interactions...
  20. ncbi request reprint Salivary human herpesvirus 8 shedding in renal allograft recipients with Kaposi's sarcoma
    L M Al-Otaibi
    Oral Medicine, UCL Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, London, UK
    J Med Virol 79:1357-65. 2007
    ..Measures to curtail salivary viral transmission to pre- and post-transplantation patients might reduce the incidence of post-transplantation Kaposi's sarcoma...
  21. ncbi request reprint Viral infections in the mouth
    C G Teo
    Virus Reference Division, Central Public Health Laboratory, London, UK
    Oral Dis 8:88-90. 2002
    ..Studies into why KS is so commonly observed at the palate in HIV-infected patients may provide important clues to its pathogenesis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the identification of chronic hepatitis C virus infection among persons born during 1945-1965
    Bryce D Smith
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention, USA
    MMWR Recomm Rep 61:1-32. 2012
    ..These recommendations will be reviewed every 5 years and updated to include advances in the published evidence...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi request reprint Tracking familial transmission of Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus using restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis of latent nuclear antigen
    R D Cook
    Department of Oral Medicine, Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    J Virol Methods 105:297-303. 2002
    ..Patterns of intra- and extra-familial transmission inferred from ORF K1 sequencing data were corroborated mainly using ORF 73 IRD RFLP analysis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Salivary production of IgA and IgG to human herpes virus 8 latent and lytic antigens by patients in whom Kaposi's sarcoma has regressed
    Francois Xavier Mbopi-Keou
    Department of Oral Medicine, Eastman Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London, London, UK
    AIDS 18:338-40. 2004
    ..The specific humoral responses possibly influence mucosal replication of HHV-8, and in turn, that of HIV...
  26. doi request reprint Genotypic distribution of hepatitis B virus (HBV) among acute cases of HBV infection, selected United States counties, 1999-2005
    Eyasu H Teshale
    Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for HIV, Hepatitis, TB and STD Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 53:751-6. 2011
    ..In the United States, HBV genotyping studies have been conducted for chronic but not acute hepatitis B...
  27. ncbi request reprint Does the clinical outcome of hepatitis C infection vary with the infecting hepatitis C virus type?
    H E Harris
    Immunisation Department, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, London, UK
    J Viral Hepat 14:213-20. 2007
    ..In conclusion, HCV type 1 infection was more often HCV RNA negative, suggesting that spontaneous clearance may occur more commonly with this type. Among the RNA-positive infections, type 1 infection may be more aggressive than types 2/3...
  28. doi request reprint Prevalence and incidence of hepatitis C in injecting drug users attending genitourinary medicine clinics
    M A Balogun
    Immunisation Department, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, London, UK
    Epidemiol Infect 137:980-7. 2009
    ..Even so, such studies allow prevalence and incidence to be estimated in individuals who have ever injected drugs and inform ongoing public health surveillance...
  29. ncbi request reprint Widespread dissemination in England of a stable and persistent hepatitis B virus variant
    Rachel L Hallett
    Sexually Transmitted and Blood Borne Virus Laboratory, Health Protection Agency Colindale, London, United Kingdom
    Clin Infect Dis 39:945-52. 2004
    ..We instigated a study of cases of acute hepatitis B to trace the spread and prevalence of this variant...
  30. ncbi request reprint Hepatitis G virus genotypes in a tertiary care centre in southern India
    Priya Abraham
    Department of Clinical Virology, Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, India
    J Clin Virol 25:187-92. 2002
    ..The association of GBV-C/HGV in patients at high risk of parenteral infection and those with chronic liver disease in southern India is unknown...
  31. ncbi request reprint Prevention of perinatal transmission of hepatitis B to babies at high risk: an evaluation
    David Sloan
    Immunisation Department, Health Protection Agency Centre for Infections, 61 Colindale Avenue, London NW9 5EQ, UK
    Vaccine 23:5500-8. 2005
    ..The proportion of infants developing infection declined after 1998, coinciding with the publication of national recommendations and the wider use of the accelerated schedule...
  32. ncbi request reprint Reappearance of hepatitis B surface antigen in immunocompromised individuals: reinfection or reactivation?
    Keisuke Hino
    Institute of Virology, University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Dig Dis Sci 47:415-8. 2002