D N Fredricks
Affiliation: Stanford University
- Improved amplification of microbial DNA from blood cultures by removal of the PCR inhibitor sodium polyanetholesulfonateD N Fredricks
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California 94305, USA
J Clin Microbiol 36:2810-6. 1998....
- Rhinosporidium seeberi: a human pathogen from a novel group of aquatic protistan parasitesD N Fredricks
Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
Emerg Infect Dis 6:273-82. 2000..seeberi phylogeny recently suggested by another group. R. seeberi is not a classic fungus, but rather the first known human pathogen from the DRIPs clade, a novel clade of aquatic protistan parasites (Ichthyosporea)...
- Localization of Tropheryma whippelii rRNA in tissues from patients with Whipple's diseaseD N Fredricks
Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
J Infect Dis 183:1229-37. 2001..The location of bacterial rRNA in tissues from patients with Whipple's disease provides evidence that bacteria are growing outside cells and suggests that T. whippelii is not an obligate intracellular pathogen...
- Microbial ecology of human skin in health and diseaseD N Fredricks
Stanford University School of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, California 94305 5107, USA
J Investig Dermatol Symp Proc 6:167-9. 2001..The application of modern molecular methods to the study of skin may offer new perspectives on the resident microfora, and new insights into the causes of antibiotic responsive dermatologic conditions, such as acne and rosacea...
- Absence of Kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus DNA in bacillary angiomatosis-peliosis lesionsD A Relman
Veterans Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System 154T, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
J Infect Dis 180:1386-9. 1999..Only 1 of 10 BA tissues, a splenic biopsy, was positive in this assay; this tissue was from a patient with concomitant KS of the skin. Thus, KSHV is probably not involved in the vascular proliferative response seen in BA-BP...
- Infectious agents and the etiology of chronic idiopathic diseasesD N Fredricks
Stanford University School of Medicine, Department of Medicine Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, California, USA
Curr Clin Top Infect Dis 18:180-200. 1998....