Hee Jin Kim

Summary

Affiliation: Colorado State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Gene expression profile and immunological evaluation of unique hypothetical unknown proteins of Mycobacterium leprae by using quantitative real-time PCR
    Hee Jin Kim
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 20:181-90. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Identification of serological biomarkers of infection, disease progression and treatment efficacy for leprosy
    John S Spencer
    Mycobacteria Research Laboratories, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 107:79-89. 2012
  3. pmc Comparative analysis of B- and T-cell epitopes of Mycobacterium leprae and Mycobacterium tuberculosis culture filtrate protein 10
    John S Spencer
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    Infect Immun 72:3161-70. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of specific proteins and peptides in Mycobacterium leprae suitable for the selective diagnosis of leprosy
    John S Spencer
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    J Immunol 175:7930-8. 2005
  5. pmc Analysis of antibody responses to Mycobacterium leprae phenolic glycolipid I, lipoarabinomannan, and recombinant proteins to define disease subtype-specific antigenic profiles in leprosy
    John S Spencer
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Campus Delivery 1682, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1682, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:260-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Gene expression profile and immunological evaluation of unique hypothetical unknown proteins of Mycobacterium leprae by using quantitative real-time PCR
    Hee Jin Kim
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 20:181-90. 2013
    ..leprae-specific immune responses. These nine proteins may be good diagnostic reagents to improve both the sensitivity and specificity of detection of individuals with asymptomatic leprosy...
  2. ncbi request reprint Identification of serological biomarkers of infection, disease progression and treatment efficacy for leprosy
    John S Spencer
    Mycobacteria Research Laboratories, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO, USA
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 107:79-89. 2012
    ..The results of this study indicate that antibody titres to specific M. leprae antigens can be used to monitor treatment efficacy in LPs and assess disease progression in those most at risk for developing this disease...
  3. pmc Comparative analysis of B- and T-cell epitopes of Mycobacterium leprae and Mycobacterium tuberculosis culture filtrate protein 10
    John S Spencer
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado 80523, USA
    Infect Immun 72:3161-70. 2004
    ..leprae CFP-10, like its homologue in M. tuberculosis, is a secreted protein...
  4. ncbi request reprint Identification of specific proteins and peptides in Mycobacterium leprae suitable for the selective diagnosis of leprosy
    John S Spencer
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    J Immunol 175:7930-8. 2005
    ..leprae infection and epidemiological surveys of the incidence of leprosy, of which little is known...
  5. pmc Analysis of antibody responses to Mycobacterium leprae phenolic glycolipid I, lipoarabinomannan, and recombinant proteins to define disease subtype-specific antigenic profiles in leprosy
    John S Spencer
    Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Campus Delivery 1682, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1682, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:260-7. 2011
    ..Correlating these response patterns with a particular disease state could allow for a more critical assessment of the form of disease within the leprosy spectrum and could lead to better patient management...