Affiliation: Office of Medicaid Business and Policy
- Detection of 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) virus Infection in different age groups by using rapid influenza diagnostic testsFengxiang Gao
Division of Public Health Services, New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, Concord, NH 03301, USA
Influenza Other Respir Viruses 6:e30-4. 2012..The performance of rapid influenza diagnostic tests (RIDTs) in detecting influenza A(H1N1) 2009 has varied widely. Evaluations of RIDTs among infected individuals across all age groups have not been described in depth...
- Recombinant hepatitis C virus in experimentally infected chimpanzeesFengxiang Gao
Division of Viral Hepatitis, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
J Gen Virol 88:143-7. 2007..Recombination between HCV subgenotype 1a and 1b was found in two animals; each recombinant variant differed by location of predicted crossover region or order of subgenotype 1a and 1b sequences...
- Evaluation of a multitarget real-time PCR assay for detection of Bordetella species during a pertussis outbreak in New Hampshire in 2011Fengxiang Gao
New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Public Health Services, Concord, New Hampshire, USA
J Clin Microbiol 52:302-6. 2014..No patients with IS481 C(T) values of ≥40 tested positive by culture. Therefore, we recommend that culture be performed only for specimens with IS481 C(T) values of 30 ≤ CT <40...
- Complete genomes of hepatitis C virus (HCV) subtypes 6c, 6l, 6o, 6p and 6q: completion of a full panel of genomes for HCV genotype 6Ling Lu
Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology, Department of Medicine, University of Kansas Medical Center, 4035 Delp, MS 1023, Kansas City, KS 66160, USA, and The First People s Hospital of Yunnan Province, Kunming, China
J Gen Virol 88:1519-25. 2007..The utility of this panel of complete sequences for accurate detection and classification of infection, and for estimating the origin of this genotype of HCV, is discussed...