Mark W Pandori

Summary

Affiliation: San Francisco General Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Real-Time PCR for detection of herpes simplex virus without nucleic acid extraction
    Mark W Pandori
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 6:104. 2006
  2. pmc Assessment of the ability of a fourth-generation immunoassay for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) antibody and p24 antigen to detect both acute and recent HIV infections in a high-risk setting
    Mark W Pandori
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, CA 94102, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:2639-42. 2009
  3. pmc Detection of azithromycin resistance in Treponema pallidum by real-time PCR
    Mark W Pandori
    Public Health Laboratory, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 101 Grove St, Room 419, San Francisco, CA 94102 4592, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:3425-30. 2007
  4. doi request reprint 2010 HIV Diagnostics Conference
    Mark W Pandori
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 8:631-3. 2010
  5. pmc Assessment of rapid tests for detection of human immunodeficiency virus-specific antibodies in recently infected individuals
    Brian Louie
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, 101 Grove St, Room 412, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:1494-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of sensitivity and specificity of first, second, and third generation EIA for the detection of antibodies to HIV-1 in oral fluid
    Brian Louie
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, 101 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Virol Methods 159:119-21. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Screening and confirmation of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection solely by detection of RNA
    Alyssa Ren
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, 101 Grove St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Med Microbiol 57:1228-33. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Using the Neisseria gonorrhoeae multiantigen sequence-typing method to assess strain diversity and antibiotic resistance in San Francisco, California
    Sean Buono
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
    Microb Drug Resist 18:510-7. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Evaluation of an IgM/IgG sensitive enzyme immunoassay and the utility of index values for the screening of syphilis infection in a high-risk population
    Ernest H Wong
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:528-32. 2011
  10. pmc Use of an acute seroconversion panel to evaluate a third-generation enzyme-linked immunoassay for detection of human immunodeficiency virus-specific antibodies relative to multiple other assays
    Brian Louie
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, 101 Grove St, Rm 412, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1856-8. 2006

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Publications12

  1. pmc Real-Time PCR for detection of herpes simplex virus without nucleic acid extraction
    Mark W Pandori
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 6:104. 2006
    ..We find that nucleic acid extraction is unnecessary for specific and sensitive detection of HSV in clinical specimens using real-time PCR...
  2. pmc Assessment of the ability of a fourth-generation immunoassay for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) antibody and p24 antigen to detect both acute and recent HIV infections in a high-risk setting
    Mark W Pandori
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, CA 94102, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 47:2639-42. 2009
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  3. pmc Detection of azithromycin resistance in Treponema pallidum by real-time PCR
    Mark W Pandori
    Public Health Laboratory, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 101 Grove St, Room 419, San Francisco, CA 94102 4592, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:3425-30. 2007
    ..This assay is rapid and allows for as many as 30 clinical specimens to be analyzed simultaneously without the need for DNA sequencing...
  4. doi request reprint 2010 HIV Diagnostics Conference
    Mark W Pandori
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 8:631-3. 2010
    ..This report will summarize the presentations at the meeting...
  5. pmc Assessment of rapid tests for detection of human immunodeficiency virus-specific antibodies in recently infected individuals
    Brian Louie
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, 101 Grove St, Room 412, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 46:1494-7. 2008
    ..We found that the sensitivities of the various rapid tests vary greatly with regard to their ability to detect HIV-specific antibodies in recently infected individuals...
  6. doi request reprint Assessment of sensitivity and specificity of first, second, and third generation EIA for the detection of antibodies to HIV-1 in oral fluid
    Brian Louie
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, 101 Grove Street, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Virol Methods 159:119-21. 2009
    ..Notably, a third generation EIA which has been shown to possess superior sensitivity for antibody detection in plasma appears to possess no sensitivity advantage for detecting HIV-1 antibody in oral fluid...
  7. doi request reprint Screening and confirmation of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection solely by detection of RNA
    Alyssa Ren
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, 101 Grove St, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Med Microbiol 57:1228-33. 2008
    ..These data indicate that screening and confirmation of HIV infection by RNA methods alone, if affordable, may constitute an effective alternative HIV diagnostic algorithm in certain settings...
  8. doi request reprint Using the Neisseria gonorrhoeae multiantigen sequence-typing method to assess strain diversity and antibiotic resistance in San Francisco, California
    Sean Buono
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
    Microb Drug Resist 18:510-7. 2012
    ..A better understanding of the relationships between phenotypic and genotypic markers for antimicrobial resistance may be helpful to the development of effective surveillance systems for drug-resistant N. gonorrhoeae...
  9. doi request reprint Evaluation of an IgM/IgG sensitive enzyme immunoassay and the utility of index values for the screening of syphilis infection in a high-risk population
    Ernest H Wong
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 38:528-32. 2011
    ..Increasing interest in the use of enzyme immunoassays (EIA) for syphilis screening has generated a considerable need for data on the performance of such tests...
  10. pmc Use of an acute seroconversion panel to evaluate a third-generation enzyme-linked immunoassay for detection of human immunodeficiency virus-specific antibodies relative to multiple other assays
    Brian Louie
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, 101 Grove St, Rm 412, San Francisco, CA 94102, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1856-8. 2006
    ..The HIV-1/HIV-2 PLUS O EIA showed an improved sensitivity over all tested antibody screening methods, and detected antibody in 7 of 19 specimens found to be negative by a first-generation EIA but positive for the presence of HIV RNA...
  11. doi request reprint Clinical Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in the United States with resistance to azithromycin possess mutations in all 23S rRNA alleles and the mtrR coding region
    Abel Wu
    San Francisco Department of Public Health Laboratory, San Francisco, California 94102, USA
    Microb Drug Resist 17:425-7. 2011
    ..0-16.0 μg/ml MIC). These isolates contain a combination of mutations in both the 23S rRNA loci and mtrR genes. This is the first description of such isolates in the United States...
  12. doi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of Trichomonas vaginalis among incarcerated persons assessed using a highly sensitive molecular assay
    Alexandra H Freeman
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, STD Prevention and Control Services, 1360 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 37:165-8. 2010
    ..We detected TV in 15/713 (2.1%) men and 95/297 (32.0%) women. Among women, increased age was significantly associated with TV. The benefits of TV screening should be determined...