Prasanna D Khot

Summary

Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Development and optimization of quantitative PCR for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis with bronchoalveolar lavage fluid
    Prasanna D Khot
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:73. 2008
  2. pmc PCR-based diagnosis of human fungal infections
    Prasanna D Khot
    Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 7:1201-21. 2009
  3. pmc Sequencing and analysis of fungal rRNA operons for development of broad-range fungal PCR assays
    Prasanna D Khot
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:1559-65. 2009
  4. pmc A small subpopulation of blastospores in candida albicans biofilms exhibit resistance to amphotericin B associated with differential regulation of ergosterol and beta-1,6-glucan pathway genes
    Prasanna D Khot
    Department of Microbiology and Center for Biofilm Engineering, 366 EPS, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717 3980, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:3708-16. 2006

Detail Information

Publications4

  1. pmc Development and optimization of quantitative PCR for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis with bronchoalveolar lavage fluid
    Prasanna D Khot
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 8:73. 2008
    ..It is important to adopt quality control measures in PCR assays to address false positives and negatives which can hinder accurate evaluation of diagnostic performance...
  2. pmc PCR-based diagnosis of human fungal infections
    Prasanna D Khot
    Vaccine and Infectious Disease Institute, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 7:1201-21. 2009
    ..Finally, we evaluate broad-range fungal PCR assays capable of detecting a wide spectrum of human pathogens...
  3. pmc Sequencing and analysis of fungal rRNA operons for development of broad-range fungal PCR assays
    Prasanna D Khot
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue N, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:1559-65. 2009
    ..These PCR assays hold promise for detection and identification of fungal pathogens in human tissues...
  4. pmc A small subpopulation of blastospores in candida albicans biofilms exhibit resistance to amphotericin B associated with differential regulation of ergosterol and beta-1,6-glucan pathway genes
    Prasanna D Khot
    Department of Microbiology and Center for Biofilm Engineering, 366 EPS, Montana State University, Bozeman, MT 59717 3980, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:3708-16. 2006
    ..We hypothesize that the resistance originates from a synergistic effect involving changes in both the cell membrane and the cell wall...