Barbara Van Der Pol

Summary

Affiliation: Indiana University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Vaginal swabs are the optimal specimen for detection of genital Chlamydia trachomatis or Neisseria gonorrhoeae using the Cobas 4800 CT/NG test
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University School of Public Health, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:247-50. 2013
  2. pmc Type-specific identification of anogenital herpes simplex virus infections by use of a commercially available nucleic acid amplification test
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University School of Public Health, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:3466-71. 2012
  3. pmc Clinical evaluation of the BD ProbeTec™ Neisseria gonorrhoeae Qx amplified DNA assay on the BD Viper™ system with XTR™ technology
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:147-53. 2012
  4. pmc Performance of the cobas CT/NG test compared to the Aptima AC2 and Viper CTQ/GCQ assays for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2244-9. 2012
  5. doi Cobas® 4800: a fully automated system for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 1025 E Seventh Street, Suite 112, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 13:131-40. 2013

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Publications5

  1. doi Vaginal swabs are the optimal specimen for detection of genital Chlamydia trachomatis or Neisseria gonorrhoeae using the Cobas 4800 CT/NG test
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University School of Public Health, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 40:247-50. 2013
    ..9% and 98.5% of Chlamydia and Gonorrhea infections, respectively, which was more than any other single specimen type (endocervical swabs or urine) regardless of collection method (clinician collected or self-obtained)...
  2. pmc Type-specific identification of anogenital herpes simplex virus infections by use of a commercially available nucleic acid amplification test
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University School of Public Health, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:3466-71. 2012
    ..0%, compared to PCR. For HSV-1, the sensitivity and specificity ranges were 96.7 to 100% and 95.1 to 99.4%, respectively. This assay may improve our ability to accurately diagnose anogenital lesions due to herpes infection...
  3. pmc Clinical evaluation of the BD ProbeTec™ Neisseria gonorrhoeae Qx amplified DNA assay on the BD Viper™ system with XTR™ technology
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 39:147-53. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the performance of the BD ProbeTec™ N. gonorrhoeae Q (GCQ) Amplified DNA Assay on the BD Viper™ System with XTR™ Technology in a multicenter study...
  4. pmc Performance of the cobas CT/NG test compared to the Aptima AC2 and Viper CTQ/GCQ assays for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Bloomington, Indiana, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2244-9. 2012
    ..Specificity for gonococcal infections was ≥ 99.8%. cobas 4800 performance was equivalent to the comparator assays (all P values, >0.05), and the fully automated system provides high laboratory efficiency...
  5. doi Cobas® 4800: a fully automated system for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Barbara Van Der Pol
    Indiana University School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 1025 E Seventh Street, Suite 112, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA
    Expert Rev Mol Diagn 13:131-40. 2013
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