C C Ginocchio

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Affiliation: North Shore University Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Role of NCCLS in antimicrobial susceptibility testing and monitoring
    Christine C Ginocchio
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, 10 Nevada Drive, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 59:S7-11. 2002
  2. pmc Comparison of the Third Wave Invader human papillomavirus (HPV) assay and the digene HPV hybrid capture 2 assay for detection of high-risk HPV DNA
    C C Ginocchio
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, 10 Nevada Drive, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:1641-6. 2008
  3. pmc Role of cell culture for virus detection in the age of technology
    Diane S Leland
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 20:49-78. 2007
  4. doi Strengths and weaknesses of FDA-approved/cleared diagnostic devices for the molecular detection of respiratory pathogens
    Christine C Ginocchio
    Division of Infectious Disease Diagnostics, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, North Shore LIJ Health System Laboratories, Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, Lake Success, New York 11041, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S312-25. 2011
  5. pmc Laboratory surge response to pandemic (H1N1) 2009 outbreak, New York City metropolitan area, USA
    James M Crawford
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, Manhasset, New York, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:8-13. 2010
  6. pmc Identification of endogenous Coccidioides posadasii contamination of commercial primary rhesus monkey kidney cells
    Christine C Ginocchio
    North Shore LIJ Health System Laboratories, Lake Success, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:1288-90. 2013
  7. pmc Prevalence of Trichomonas vaginalis and coinfection with Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the United States as determined by the Aptima Trichomonas vaginalis nucleic acid amplification assay
    C C Ginocchio
    North Shore LIJ Health System Laboratories, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease Diagnostics, Hofstra University North Shore LIJ School of Medicine and Feinstein Institute for Molecular Medicine, Lake Success, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2601-8. 2012
  8. pmc Clinical evaluation of NucliSENS magnetic extraction and NucliSENS analyte-specific reagents for real-time detection of human metapneumovirus in pediatric respiratory specimens
    Christine C Ginocchio
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, Molecular Diagnostics, Department of Laboratory Medicine, 10 Nevada Drive, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:1274-80. 2008
  9. doi Clinical performance of the 3M Rapid Detection Flu A+B Test compared to R-Mix culture, DFA and BinaxNOW Influenza A&B Test
    Christine C Ginocchio
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Virol 45:146-9. 2009
  10. doi Evaluation of multiple test methods for the detection of the novel 2009 influenza A (H1N1) during the New York City outbreak
    Christine C Ginocchio
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Virol 45:191-5. 2009

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Publications23

  1. ncbi Role of NCCLS in antimicrobial susceptibility testing and monitoring
    Christine C Ginocchio
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, 10 Nevada Drive, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    Am J Health Syst Pharm 59:S7-11. 2002
    ..The implementation of new NCCLS guidelines requires collaboration and education of members of various institutional departments...
  2. pmc Comparison of the Third Wave Invader human papillomavirus (HPV) assay and the digene HPV hybrid capture 2 assay for detection of high-risk HPV DNA
    C C Ginocchio
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, 10 Nevada Drive, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:1641-6. 2008
    ..An additional benefit of the IHPV assay was the smaller sample volume required (1 ml versus 4 ml for the HC2 assay)...
  3. pmc Role of cell culture for virus detection in the age of technology
    Diane S Leland
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
    Clin Microbiol Rev 20:49-78. 2007
    ..e., when testing for only one virus is not sufficient), and when available culture-based methods can provide a result in a more timely fashion than molecular methods...
  4. doi Strengths and weaknesses of FDA-approved/cleared diagnostic devices for the molecular detection of respiratory pathogens
    Christine C Ginocchio
    Division of Infectious Disease Diagnostics, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, North Shore LIJ Health System Laboratories, Hofstra North Shore LIJ School of Medicine, Lake Success, New York 11041, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 52:S312-25. 2011
    ..In addition, Emergency Use Authorization tests for the detection of 2009 influenza A H1N1 are discussed. The advantages and limitations of the current FDA-approved/cleared tests are reviewed...
  5. pmc Laboratory surge response to pandemic (H1N1) 2009 outbreak, New York City metropolitan area, USA
    James M Crawford
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, Manhasset, New York, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:8-13. 2010
    ..The ability of System laboratories to rapidly increase to high-volume comprehensive diagnostics, including influenza A subtyping, provided key epidemiologic information for local and state public health departments...
  6. pmc Identification of endogenous Coccidioides posadasii contamination of commercial primary rhesus monkey kidney cells
    Christine C Ginocchio
    North Shore LIJ Health System Laboratories, Lake Success, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 51:1288-90. 2013
    ..This extraordinary event highlights the necessity for laboratories to remain vigilant in the use of appropriate biosafety procedures, particularly when working with unknown pathogens...
  7. pmc Prevalence of Trichomonas vaginalis and coinfection with Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in the United States as determined by the Aptima Trichomonas vaginalis nucleic acid amplification assay
    C C Ginocchio
    North Shore LIJ Health System Laboratories, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease Diagnostics, Hofstra University North Shore LIJ School of Medicine and Feinstein Institute for Molecular Medicine, Lake Success, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 50:2601-8. 2012
    ..Coinfections were relatively low. High T. vaginalis prevalence in all age groups suggests that women screened for C. trachomatis/N. gonorrhoeae, whether asymptomatic or symptomatic, should be screened for T. vaginalis...
  8. pmc Clinical evaluation of NucliSENS magnetic extraction and NucliSENS analyte-specific reagents for real-time detection of human metapneumovirus in pediatric respiratory specimens
    Christine C Ginocchio
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, Molecular Diagnostics, Department of Laboratory Medicine, 10 Nevada Drive, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:1274-80. 2008
    ..In summary, NucliSENS extraction and ASRs provided a sensitive and specific method for the detection of hMPV in respiratory samples...
  9. doi Clinical performance of the 3M Rapid Detection Flu A+B Test compared to R-Mix culture, DFA and BinaxNOW Influenza A&B Test
    Christine C Ginocchio
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Virol 45:146-9. 2009
    ..The rapid diagnosis of influenza allows for prompt patient management and the initiation of appropriate infection control measures to reduce spread in healthcare settings...
  10. doi Evaluation of multiple test methods for the detection of the novel 2009 influenza A (H1N1) during the New York City outbreak
    Christine C Ginocchio
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Virol 45:191-5. 2009
    ..In addition, subtyping influenza A became critical for the identification of high risk and/or hospitalized patients with novel H1N1 infection and for monitoring the spread of the outbreak...
  11. pmc Multicenter study of clinical performance of the 3M Rapid Detection RSV test
    Christine C Ginocchio
    North Shore Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:2337-43. 2010
    ..The 3MRSV assay performed well for the detection of RSV, and the overall assay performance was superior to that of BinaxNOW. The 3MRSV reader eliminated user misinterpretation and provided test result and quality control documentation...
  12. doi Detection of respiratory viruses using non-molecular based methods
    Christine C Ginocchio
    North Shore LIJ Health System Laboratories, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Virol 40:S11-4. 2007
    ..This article presents an overview of each method...
  13. pmc Effects of specimen collection, processing, and storage conditions on stability of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA levels in plasma
    C C Ginocchio
    Department of Medicine, North Shore University Hospital, Manhasset, New York 11030, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 35:2886-93. 1997
    ..102 log units) as cell-free plasma or as EDTA-anticoagulated whole blood (mean SD = +/- 0.109 log units). These data indicate that EDTA-anticoagulated plasma is the most suitable and stable matrix for HIV-1 RNA quantitation...
  14. pmc Comparison of levels of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA in plasma as measured by the NucliSens nucleic acid sequence-based amplification and Quantiplex branched-DNA assays
    C C Ginocchio
    Departments of Medicine and Clinical Laboratories, North Shore University Hospital NYU School of Medicine, Manhasset, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 37:1210-2. 1999
    ..912, P < 0.0001. The lower limits of sensitivity were determined to be approximately 100 copies/ml and 1,200 to 1,400 copies/ml for the NucliSens and Quantiplex assays, respectively...
  15. pmc Multicenter evaluation of the performance characteristics of the NucliSens HIV-1 QT assay used for quantitation of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 RNA
    Christine C Ginocchio
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, North Shore University Hospital New York University School of Medicine, Manhasset, New York, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:164-73. 2003
    ..The new assay was highly specific and demonstrated good sensitivity with a broad linear dynamic range...
  16. pmc Development, technical performance, and clinical evaluation of a NucliSens basic kit application for detection of enterovirus RNA in cerebrospinal fluid
    Christine C Ginocchio
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, 10 Nevada Drive, Lake Success, NY 11042, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:2616-23. 2005
    ..5%) were inhibited. The NucliSens EV assay demonstrated superior sensitivity over viral culture (P < 0.001), excellent specificity, clear delineation of positive samples, and minimal amplification inhibition...
  17. doi Clinical evaluation of NucliSENS magnetic extraction and NucliSENS analytical specific reagents for the real-time detection of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in paediatric respiratory specimens
    R Manji
    North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System Laboratories, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Lake Success, New York 11042, USA
    J Clin Pathol 62:998-1002. 2009
    ..To evaluate the combination of NucliSENS magnetic extraction and NucliSENS analytical specific reagents (bioMérieux, Marcy L'Etoile, France) for the detection of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) from a variety of respiratory samples...
  18. pmc Chemokine receptor CCR5 Delta 32 genetic analysis using multiple specimen types and the NucliSens Basic Kit
    S Tetali
    North Shore University Hospital-New York University School of Medicine, Manhasset, NY 11030, USA
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 8:965-71. 2001
    ..Our study indicates that the NucliSens Basic Kit NASBA assay is very sensitive and specific for CCR5 Delta32 genotyping using multiple sample types...
  19. ncbi Diminished susceptibility to daptomycin accompanied by clinical failure in a patient with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia
    David Hirschwerk
    Department of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, Manhasset, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27:315-7. 2006
    ..This observation provides important new information to clinicians who adopt this promising drug for treatment of serious infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus...
  20. doi Bloodstream infections caused by Stenotrophomonas maltophilia: a seven-year review
    M Garazi
    Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Division of Infectious Diseases, New Hyde Park, New York, NY, USA
    J Hosp Infect 81:114-8. 2012
    ..Stenotrophomonas maltophilia is a significant nosocomial pathogen, responsible for an increasing number of infections, particularly in immunocompromised patients...
  21. pmc Automation of the BD GeneOhm methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus assay for high-throughput screening of nasal swab specimens
    Xue Ping Wang
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Molecular Diagnostics, North Shore, LIJ Health System Laboratories, Lake Success, New York 11042, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1546-8. 2009
    ..7, and 97.6%, respectively. Auto-MRSA required 60% less technical time than BD-MRSA, and the time required to obtain results was 50% of that required for BD-MRSA. Auto-MRSA provides a reliable, robust system for high-volume clinical use...
  22. ncbi Impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and the severity of winter influenza-like illnesses on invasive pneumococcal infections in children and adults
    Shideh Shafinoori
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Schneider Children s Hospital of the North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, New Hyde Park, NY, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:10-6. 2005
    ..We studied the impact of PCV7 and the possible contribution of the severity of influenza-like respiratory infection season on the rate of IPD on children and adults...
  23. pmc Genotype prevalence and risk factors for severe clinical adenovirus infection, United States 2004-2006
    Gregory C Gray
    Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1120-31. 2007
    ..Recently, epidemiological and clinical data have revealed important changes with regard to clinical adenovirus infection, including alterations in antigenic presentation, geographical distribution, and virulence of the virus...