Midori Kato-Maeda

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Use of whole genome sequencing to determine the microevolution of Mycobacterium tuberculosis during an outbreak
    Midori Kato-Maeda
    Curry International Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e58235. 2013
  2. pmc Beijing sublineages of Mycobacterium tuberculosis differ in pathogenicity in the guinea pig
    Midori Kato-Maeda
    Curry International Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 19:1227-37. 2012
  3. pmc Differences among sublineages of the East-Asian lineage of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in genotypic clustering
    M Kato-Maeda
    Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:538-44. 2010
  4. pmc Microevolution of the direct repeat locus of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a strain prevalent in San Francisco
    Roxanne S Aga
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine SFGH, UCSF, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco General Hospital, Mail Box 0841, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1558-60. 2006
  5. pmc Strain classification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: congruence between large sequence polymorphisms and spoligotypes
    M Kato-Maeda
    Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:131-3. 2011
  6. pmc Comparison of restriction fragment length polymorphism with the polymorphic guanine-cytosine-rich sequence and spoligotyping for differentiation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates with five or fewer copies of IS6110
    Laura Flores
    Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:575-8. 2010
  7. pmc Impact of isoniazid resistance-conferring mutations on the clinical presentation of isoniazid monoresistant tuberculosis
    Raymund Dantes
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37956. 2012
  8. pmc Determinants of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis clusters, California, USA, 2004-2007
    John Z Metcalfe
    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1403-9. 2010
  9. pmc Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in foreign-born persons living in San Francisco
    Gompol Suwanpimolkul
    Curry International Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:998-1006. 2013
  10. pmc Novel hot spot of IS6110 insertion in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    Elizabeth Y Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:1422-4. 2010

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  1. pmc Use of whole genome sequencing to determine the microevolution of Mycobacterium tuberculosis during an outbreak
    Midori Kato-Maeda
    Curry International Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e58235. 2013
    ..Recently, whole genome sequencing has been used to study molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis over short time periods...
  2. pmc Beijing sublineages of Mycobacterium tuberculosis differ in pathogenicity in the guinea pig
    Midori Kato-Maeda
    Curry International Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 19:1227-37. 2012
    ..tuberculosis are associated with distinct pathological and clinical phenotypes and that these differences influence the transmissibility of particular M. tuberculosis strains in human populations...
  3. pmc Differences among sublineages of the East-Asian lineage of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in genotypic clustering
    M Kato-Maeda
    Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 14:538-44. 2010
    ..In some studies these strains were highly pathogenic, although other studies did not support this finding...
  4. pmc Microevolution of the direct repeat locus of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a strain prevalent in San Francisco
    Roxanne S Aga
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine SFGH, UCSF, 1001 Potrero Avenue, San Francisco General Hospital, Mail Box 0841, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1558-60. 2006
    ..During the second outbreak, a direct variable repeat was lost. We discuss the mechanisms of this change and the implications of analyzing multiple genetic loci in this context...
  5. pmc Strain classification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: congruence between large sequence polymorphisms and spoligotypes
    M Kato-Maeda
    Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 15:131-3. 2011
    ..Strains from a particular spoligotype family belonged to the same lineage. We did not find convergence to the same spoligotype. Spoligotype families appear to be sub-lineages within the main lineages...
  6. pmc Comparison of restriction fragment length polymorphism with the polymorphic guanine-cytosine-rich sequence and spoligotyping for differentiation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates with five or fewer copies of IS6110
    Laura Flores
    Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94110, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:575-8. 2010
    ..Therefore, the methods are not interchangeable, and the same method should be used for longitudinal studies...
  7. pmc Impact of isoniazid resistance-conferring mutations on the clinical presentation of isoniazid monoresistant tuberculosis
    Raymund Dantes
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37956. 2012
    ..Specific isoniazid (INH) resistance conferring mutations have been shown to impact the likelihood of tuberculosis (TB) transmission. However, their role in the clinical presentation and outcomes of TB has not been evaluated...
  8. pmc Determinants of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis clusters, California, USA, 2004-2007
    John Z Metcalfe
    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 16:1403-9. 2010
    ..In multivariate analysis, the katG S315T mutation (odds ratio 11.2, 95% confidence interval 2.2-Yen; p = 0.004), but not strain lineage, was independently associated with case clustering...
  9. pmc Molecular epidemiology of tuberculosis in foreign-born persons living in San Francisco
    Gompol Suwanpimolkul
    Curry International Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 187:998-1006. 2013
    ..We postulate that there are differences in the characteristics and risk factors for tuberculosis among these populations...
  10. pmc Novel hot spot of IS6110 insertion in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    Elizabeth Y Kim
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:1422-4. 2010
    ..Because RD724 defines sublineage 724 of M. tuberculosis, caution must be exercised when screening for RD724, as different polymorphisms can be observed in this region...
  11. doi request reprint Genotyping of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: application in epidemiologic studies
    Midori Kato-Maeda
    University of California, San Francisco, Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potrero Avenue, Building 100, Room 109, Mail Box 0841, San Francisco, CA 94110 0111, USA
    Future Microbiol 6:203-16. 2011
    ..In this article, we review the genetic markers used in molecular epidemiologic studies including the use of whole-genome sequencing technology. We also review the public health application of molecular epidemiologic tools...
  12. pmc Large sequence polymorphisms classify Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains with ancestral spoligotyping patterns
    Laura Flores
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3393-5. 2007
    ..tuberculosis...
  13. pmc Influence of M. tuberculosis lineage variability within a clinical trial for pulmonary tuberculosis
    Payam Nahid
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Francis J Curry National Tuberculosis Center, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
    PLoS ONE 5:e10753. 2010
    ..Disease presentation and response to drug treatment varied by lineage, but these associations were no longer statistically significant after adjustment for other variables associated with week-8 culture status...
  14. pmc Specialists' and primary care physicians' participation in medicaid managed care
    L Backus
    Department of Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 16:815-21. 2001
    ..To compare specialist and primary care physician participation in California's Medicaid fee-for-service and managed care programs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Primary care and receipt of preventive services
    A B Bindman
    Primary Care Research Center, San Francisco General Hospital, CA 94110, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 11:269-76. 1996
    ..CONCLUSION: A regular source of care is the single most important factor associated with the receipt of preventive services, but optimal primary care from a regular place increases the likelihood that women will receive preventive care...
  16. ncbi request reprint Does HIV reporting by name deter testing? MESH Study Group
    F M Hecht
    Positive Health Program HIV Section, University of California at San Francisco, 94110, USA
    AIDS 14:1801-8. 2000
    ..We sought to determine whether persons at risk of HIV infection knew their state's HIV reporting policy and whether they had delayed or avoided testing because of it...
  17. pmc Use of antiretroviral therapies among HIV-infected men who have sex with men: a household-based sample of 4 major American cities
    R Stall
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, AIDS Research Institute, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:767-73. 2001
    ..This study sought to determine the prevalence and determinants of use of recommended antiretroviral regimens among urban seropositive men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Multistate evaluation of anonymous HIV testing and access to medical care. Multistate Evaluation of Surveillance of HIV (MESH) Study Group
    A B Bindman
    Primary Care Research Center, San Francisco General Hospital, and Department of Medicine, University of California, 94110, USA
    JAMA 280:1416-20. 1998
    ..Infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is the only infectious disease for which anonymous testing is publicly funded, an exception that has been controversial...
  19. pmc The continuing HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men
    J A Catania
    Center for AIDS Prevention Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 74 New Montgomery, Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA
    Am J Public Health 91:907-14. 2001
    ..This study characterized the AIDS epidemic among urban men who have sex with men (MSM)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Unlocking specialists' attitudes toward primary care gatekeepers
    E Pena-Dolhun
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Fam Pract 50:1032-7. 2001
    ..We surveyed specialist physicians in California to determine whether their attitudes toward primary care gatekeepers differed depending on how the specialists were paid and the settings in which they practiced...
  21. ncbi request reprint Selection and exclusion of primary care physicians by managed care organizations
    A B Bindman
    Primary Care Research Center, Division of General Internal Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, University of California, 94110, USA
    JAMA 279:675-9. 1998
    ..Little is known about the problems physicians may be encountering in gaining access to managed care networks and whether the process used by managed care plans to select physicians is discriminatory...
  22. ncbi request reprint Adverse impact of cigarette smoking on dimensions of health-related quality of life in persons with HIV infection
    J Turner
    Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, 1001 Potero Avenue, Room 5K1, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 15:615-24. 2001
    ..05). We conclude that patients with HIV infection who smoke have poorer HRQL than nonsmokers. These results support the use of smoking cessation strategies for HIV-infected persons who smoke cigarettes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Performance of an algorithm to detect Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in symptomatic HIV-infected persons. Pulmonary Complications of HIV Infection Study Group
    L Huang
    San Francisco General Hospital and University of California, 94110, USA
    Chest 115:1025-32. 1999
    ....
  24. pmc Pyrazinamide resistance, Mycobacterium tuberculosis lineage and treatment outcomes in San Francisco, California
    Jonathan M Budzik
    Department of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 9:e95645. 2014
    ..PZA is also considered a potent companion drug for newer regimens under development. There are limited data on the demographic, clinical, and pathogen characteristics of PZA resistant tuberculosis...
  25. ncbi request reprint What happened to home HIV test collection kits? Intent to use kits, actual use, and barriers to use among persons at risk for HIV infection
    G N Colfax
    HIV Research Branch, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 25 Van Ness Avenue, Suite 500, San Francisco, CA 94102 6033, USA
    AIDS Care 14:675-82. 2002
    ..Increasing awareness of kits, reducing price and addressing concerns about kit testing procedures may increase kit use, leading to more HIV testing by at-risk individuals...
  26. pmc Use of rapid genomic deletion typing to monitor a tuberculosis outbreak within an urban homeless population
    Robert Freeman
    Seattle Biomedical Research Institute, 307 Westlake Avenue N, Suite 500, Seattle, WA 98107 5219, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 43:5550-4. 2005
    ..This rapid turnaround facilitated public health efforts to prevent new outbreaks involving this strain...
  27. pmc Variable host-pathogen compatibility in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
    Sebastien Gagneux
    Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle, WA 98103, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:2869-73. 2006
    ..These observations suggest that mycobacterial lineages are adapted to particular human populations. If confirmed, our findings have important implications for tuberculosis control and vaccine development...
  28. pmc Tuberculosis-related deaths within a well-functioning DOTS control program
    María de Lourdes García-García
    Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica, Cuernavaca, Mexico
    Emerg Infect Dis 8:1327-33. 2002
    ..9), multidrug resistance (5.7), recently transmitted TB (4.1), weight loss (3.9), and having less than 6 years of formal education (2). In this community, TB is associated with high mortality rates...
  29. pmc Functional and evolutionary genomics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: insights from genomic deletions in 100 strains
    Anthony G Tsolaki
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Geographic Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:4865-70. 2004
    ..For some deletions, short-term evolutionary pressure due to the host immune system or antibiotics may favor the elimination of genes, whereas longer-term physiological requirements maintain the genes in the population...
  30. pmc Genomic analysis distinguishes Mycobacterium africanum
    Serge Mostowy
    McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 42:3594-9. 2004
    ..tuberculosis complex speciation. Furthermore, the genomic results suggest a rational framework for defining M. africanum and provide tools to accurately assess its prevalence in clinical specimens...
  31. pmc IL-24 modulates IFN-gamma expression in patients with tuberculosis
    Bo Wu
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, United States
    Immunol Lett 117:57-62. 2008
    ..This is the first demonstration that IL-24 may play an important role in IFN-gamma expression following infection with Mtb...
  32. pmc Unique gene expression profiles in infants vaccinated with different strains of Mycobacterium bovis bacille Calmette-Guerin
    Bo Wu
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305 5164, USA
    Infect Immun 75:3658-64. 2007
    ..Thus, different strains of BCG can activate different immune pathways, which may affect long-term vaccine efficacy...
  33. ncbi request reprint IL-9 is associated with an impaired Th1 immune response in patients with tuberculosis
    Bo Wu
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5164, USA
    Clin Immunol 126:202-10. 2008
    ..Thus, increased expression of IL-9 may contribute to the development of TB...
  34. pmc Messenger RNA expression of IL-8, FOXP3, and IL-12beta differentiates latent tuberculosis infection from disease
    Bo Wu
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Immunol 178:3688-94. 2007
    ..Thus, measurement of Ag-specific expression of these three genes may offer a specific and noninvasive means of differentiating between latent Mtb infection and TB...