Ghazi Kayali

Summary

Affiliation: St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Do commercial avian influenza H5 vaccines induce cross-reactive antibodies against contemporary H5N1 viruses in Egypt?
    G Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Poult Sci 92:114-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Serologic evidence of avian metapneumovirus infection among adults occupationally exposed to Turkeys
    Ghazi Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1453-8. 2011
  3. pmc Continuing threat of influenza (H5N1) virus circulation in Egypt
    Ghazi Kayali
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:2306-8. 2011
  4. pmc The epidemiological and molecular aspects of influenza H5N1 viruses at the human-animal interface in Egypt
    Ghazi Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e17730. 2011
  5. pmc Prospective study of avian influenza transmission to humans in Egypt
    Ghazi Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:685. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Lack of evidence of avian adenovirus infection among turkey workers
    Ghazi Kayali
    Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Agromedicine 14:299-305. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Evidence of previous avian influenza infection among US turkey workers
    G Kayali
    Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Zoonoses Public Health 57:265-72. 2010
  8. pmc Evidence of infection with H4 and H11 avian influenza viruses among Lebanese chicken growers
    Ghazi Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26818. 2011
  9. pmc Puzzling inefficiency of H5N1 influenza vaccines in Egyptian poultry
    Jeong Ki Kim
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:11044-9. 2010
  10. pmc A single amino acid at the hemagglutinin cleavage site contributes to the pathogenicity but not the transmission of Egyptian highly pathogenic H5N1 influenza virus in chickens
    Sun Woo Yoon
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Virol 87:4786-8. 2013

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Do commercial avian influenza H5 vaccines induce cross-reactive antibodies against contemporary H5N1 viruses in Egypt?
    G Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Poult Sci 92:114-8. 2013
    ..Special consideration should be given to the vaccination strategy, and the use of vaccines based on currently circulating viruses is advisable...
  2. doi request reprint Serologic evidence of avian metapneumovirus infection among adults occupationally exposed to Turkeys
    Ghazi Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis 11:1453-8. 2011
    ..More studies are needed to validate these findings, to identify modes of aMPV transmission, and to determine risk factors associated with infection...
  3. pmc Continuing threat of influenza (H5N1) virus circulation in Egypt
    Ghazi Kayali
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 17:2306-8. 2011
    ..No other subtypes were found. Continued circulation of influenza (H5N1) viruses in various regions and poultry sectors perpetuates human exposure in Egypt...
  4. pmc The epidemiological and molecular aspects of influenza H5N1 viruses at the human-animal interface in Egypt
    Ghazi Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e17730. 2011
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  5. pmc Prospective study of avian influenza transmission to humans in Egypt
    Ghazi Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    BMC Public Health 10:685. 2010
    ..Our objective for this study is to answer these questions by estimating the prevalence and incidence rates of human cases and determine associated risk and protective factors in areas where H5N1 viruses are endemic...
  6. doi request reprint Lack of evidence of avian adenovirus infection among turkey workers
    Ghazi Kayali
    Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Agromedicine 14:299-305. 2009
    ..Multivariate modeling revealed no statistical difference in elevated antibody titers against HEV between the two groups. These data do not support the hypothesis that avian adenoviruses cross the species barrier to infect humans...
  7. doi request reprint Evidence of previous avian influenza infection among US turkey workers
    G Kayali
    Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Zoonoses Public Health 57:265-72. 2010
    ..These data further support increasing surveillance and other preparedness efforts to include not only confinement poultry facilities, but more importantly, also small scale farms...
  8. pmc Evidence of infection with H4 and H11 avian influenza viruses among Lebanese chicken growers
    Ghazi Kayali
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e26818. 2011
    ....
  9. pmc Puzzling inefficiency of H5N1 influenza vaccines in Egyptian poultry
    Jeong Ki Kim
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 38105, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:11044-9. 2010
    ..This issue, among others, must be resolved and additional steps must be taken before the outbreaks in Egypt can be controlled...
  10. pmc A single amino acid at the hemagglutinin cleavage site contributes to the pathogenicity but not the transmission of Egyptian highly pathogenic H5N1 influenza virus in chickens
    Sun Woo Yoon
    Division of Virology, Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    J Virol 87:4786-8. 2013
    ..The R325G substitution significantly reduced pathogenicity without altering the transmission efficiency of HPAI H5N1 virus...
  11. doi request reprint Respiratory tract versus cloacal sampling of migratory ducks for influenza A viruses: are both ends relevant?
    Scott Krauss
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:93-6. 2013
    ..Studies confirmed that some virus subtypes, especially H9 and highly pathogenic H5, are shed primarily through the respiratory tract and may not be detected in cloacal swabs...
  12. pmc Testing human sera for antibodies against avian influenza viruses: horse RBC hemagglutination inhibition vs. microneutralization assays
    Ghazi Kayali
    Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Epidemiology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Oakdale Research Park, MTF B145, 2501 Crosspark Road, Coralville, IA 52241 8802, United States
    J Clin Virol 43:73-8. 2008
    ..Recent research suggests that the sensitivity of the HI assay can be improved by switching from the traditionally used turkey, guinea pig, human, or chicken RBCs to horse RBCs...
  13. pmc Contemporary seasonal influenza A (H1N1) virus infection primes for a more robust response to split inactivated pandemic influenza A (H1N1) Virus vaccination in ferrets
    Ali H Ellebedy
    Department of Infectious Diseases, St Jude Children s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105 3678, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:1998-2006. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Influenza research in the Eastern Mediterranean Region: the current state and the way forward
    Ghazi Kayali
    St Jude Children s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:914-21. 2013
    ..Surveillance data should then be used to answer more important epidemiologic, virologic, immunologic, and basic science questions. ..