Kathleen D Eisenach

Summary

Affiliation: University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The Global Consortium for Drug-resistant Tuberculosis Diagnostics (GCDD): design of a multi-site, head-to-head study of three rapid tests to detect extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis
    Naomi Hillery
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Trials 15:434. 2014
  2. pmc A metabolic biosignature of early response to anti-tuberculosis treatment
    Sebabrata Mahapatra
    Mycobacteria Research Laboratories, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 14:53. 2014
  3. pmc Long-term dominance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Uganda family in peri-urban Kampala-Uganda is not associated with cavitary disease
    Eddie M Wampande
    Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Infect Dis 13:484. 2013
  4. pmc Evaluation of Capilia TB assay for rapid identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in BACTEC MGIT 960 and BACTEC 9120 blood cultures
    Christopher Muchwa
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 5:44. 2012
  5. pmc Rhomboid homologs in mycobacteria: insights from phylogeny and genomic analysis
    David P Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Microbiol 10:272. 2010
  6. pmc Comparison of rapid tests for detection of rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda
    Sam Ogwang
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Infect Dis 9:139. 2009
  7. pmc Low-cost rapid detection of rifampicin resistant tuberculosis using bacteriophage in Kampala, Uganda
    Hamidou Traore
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 6:1. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint The Global Consortium for Drug-resistant Tuberculosis Diagnostics (GCDD): design of a multi-site, head-to-head study of three rapid tests to detect extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis
    Naomi Hillery
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Trials 15:434. 2014
    ..This paper describes the methodology employed in a prospective cohort study for head-to-head assessment of three different rapid diagnostic tools...
  2. pmc A metabolic biosignature of early response to anti-tuberculosis treatment
    Sebabrata Mahapatra
    Mycobacteria Research Laboratories, Department of Microbiology, Immunology and Pathology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    BMC Infect Dis 14:53. 2014
    ..However, proof-of-concept of this approach has not been provided for a TB-early treatment response biosignature (TB-ETRB)...
  3. pmc Long-term dominance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Uganda family in peri-urban Kampala-Uganda is not associated with cavitary disease
    Eddie M Wampande
    Department of Medical Microbiology, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Infect Dis 13:484. 2013
    ..Using a well characterized patient population, this study sought to determine whether there are clinical and patient characteristics associated with the success of the MTB Uganda family in Kampala...
  4. pmc Evaluation of Capilia TB assay for rapid identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex in BACTEC MGIT 960 and BACTEC 9120 blood cultures
    Christopher Muchwa
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Res Notes 5:44. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  5. pmc Rhomboid homologs in mycobacteria: insights from phylogeny and genomic analysis
    David P Kateete
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Biomedical Sciences, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Microbiol 10:272. 2010
    ..We report detailed phylogenetic and genomic analyses devoted to prokaryotic rhomboids of an important genus, Mycobacterium...
  6. pmc Comparison of rapid tests for detection of rifampicin-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Kampala, Uganda
    Sam Ogwang
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Makerere University College of Health Sciences, Kampala, Uganda
    BMC Infect Dis 9:139. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess the feasibility of implementing technology for rapid detection of rifampicin resistance in a high disease burden setting in Africa...
  7. pmc Low-cost rapid detection of rifampicin resistant tuberculosis using bacteriophage in Kampala, Uganda
    Hamidou Traore
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Keppel Street, London, WC1E 7HT, UK
    Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 6:1. 2007
    ..tuberculosis isolates for resistance to rifampicin. The purpose of this study was to investigate the performance of this technology in Kampala, Uganda...