hemagglutination tests

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Summary: Sensitive tests to measure certain antigens, antibodies, or viruses, using their ability to agglutinate certain erythrocytes. (From Stedman, 26th ed)

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  1. ncbi A novel lectin from Pseudostellaria heterophylla roots with sequence simularity to Kunitz-type soybean trypsin inhibitor
    H X Wang
    Department of Microbiology, China Agricultural University, Beijing
    Life Sci 69:327-33. 2001
  2. ncbi Intranasal immunization with formalin-inactivated virus vaccine induces a broad spectrum of heterosubtypic immunity against influenza A virus infection in mice
    Ayato Takada
    Division of Virology, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, 108 8639, Japan
    Vaccine 21:3212-8. 2003
  3. pmc Construction of recombinant hemagglutinin derived from the gingipain-encoding gene of Porphyromonas gingivalis, identification of its target protein on erythrocytes, and inhibition of hemagglutination by an interdomain regional peptide
    Eiko Sakai
    Department of Developmental and Reconstructive Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Sakamoto 1 7 1, Nagasaki 852 8588, Japan
    J Bacteriol 189:3977-86. 2007
  4. doi Erythrocyte binding preference of 16 subtypes of low pathogenic avian influenza and 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) viruses
    Witthawat Wiriyarat
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, Mahidol University, Nakhonpathom 73170, Thailand
    Vet Microbiol 146:346-9. 2010
  5. doi Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in pigs in southwestern China
    Feng Cai Zou
    College of Animal Science and Technology, Yunnan Agricultural University, Kunming, Yunnan Province 650201, PR China
    Parasitol Int 58:306-7. 2009
  6. ncbi Cloning and expression of a mannose-binding jacalin-related lectin from leaves of Japanese cycad (Cycas revoluta Thunb.)
    Tomokazu Haraguchi
    Applied Biological Chemistry, The United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 70:2222-9. 2006
  7. doi Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in fattening pigs in Northeast China
    Qiao Cheng Chang
    College of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Heilongjiang Bayi Agricultural University, Daqing, Heilongjiang Province 163319, People s Republic of China
    J Parasitol 99:544-5. 2013
  8. ncbi Purification and characterization of a lectin from seeds of Vatairea macrocarpa Duke
    B S Cavada
    Depto de Bioquímica e Biologia Molecular, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza CE, Brazil
    Phytochemistry 49:675-80. 1998
  9. ncbi Antibacterial activity of lactose-binding lectins from Bufo arenarum skin
    Alicia Sánchez Riera
    Departamento de Biologia del Desarrollo, Instituto Superior de Investigaciones Biológicas INSIBIO y Universidad Nacional de Tucumán UNT, Chacabuco 461, 4000 San Miguel de Tucuman, Tucuman, Argentina
    Biocell 27:37-46. 2003
  10. doi Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in beef cattle and dairy cattle in northeast China
    Jian Hua Qiu
    College of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Heilongjiang Bayi Agricultural University, Daqing, Heilongjiang Province, People s Republic of China
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 9:579-82. 2012

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  1. ncbi A novel lectin from Pseudostellaria heterophylla roots with sequence simularity to Kunitz-type soybean trypsin inhibitor
    H X Wang
    Department of Microbiology, China Agricultural University, Beijing
    Life Sci 69:327-33. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi Intranasal immunization with formalin-inactivated virus vaccine induces a broad spectrum of heterosubtypic immunity against influenza A virus infection in mice
    Ayato Takada
    Division of Virology, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Medical Science, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, 108 8639, Japan
    Vaccine 21:3212-8. 2003
    ..This approach may overcome limitations in the efficacy of inactivated influenza vaccines and confer potent immunity to humans against viruses with new pandemic potential...
  3. pmc Construction of recombinant hemagglutinin derived from the gingipain-encoding gene of Porphyromonas gingivalis, identification of its target protein on erythrocytes, and inhibition of hemagglutination by an interdomain regional peptide
    Eiko Sakai
    Department of Developmental and Reconstructive Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Nagasaki, Sakamoto 1 7 1, Nagasaki 852 8588, Japan
    J Bacteriol 189:3977-86. 2007
    ..0 x 10(-7) M. These results indicate that the target of HGP44 on the erythrocyte membrane appears to be glycophorin A...
  4. doi Erythrocyte binding preference of 16 subtypes of low pathogenic avian influenza and 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) viruses
    Witthawat Wiriyarat
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, Mahidol University, Nakhonpathom 73170, Thailand
    Vet Microbiol 146:346-9. 2010
    ..Moreover, the 2009 pandemic viruses did not agglutinate both horse and chicken erythrocytes. Our study concluded that goose and guinea pig erythrocytes are the best in HA assay for all subtypes of influenza viruses...
  5. doi Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in pigs in southwestern China
    Feng Cai Zou
    College of Animal Science and Technology, Yunnan Agricultural University, Kunming, Yunnan Province 650201, PR China
    Parasitol Int 58:306-7. 2009
    ..28%), followed by breeding sows (16.59%). The results of the present survey indicated that infection with T. gondii in pigs is widely spread in China, including the Yunnan province, and is of public health concern...
  6. ncbi Cloning and expression of a mannose-binding jacalin-related lectin from leaves of Japanese cycad (Cycas revoluta Thunb.)
    Tomokazu Haraguchi
    Applied Biological Chemistry, The United Graduate School of Agricultural Sciences, Kagoshima University, Kagoshima, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 70:2222-9. 2006
    ..Recombinant CRLL (rCRLL) was expressed in Escherichia coli and purified by affinity chromatography after refolding procedures. Properties of active rCRLL appeared to be almost the same as those of native CRLL...
  7. doi Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii infection in fattening pigs in Northeast China
    Qiao Cheng Chang
    College of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Heilongjiang Bayi Agricultural University, Daqing, Heilongjiang Province 163319, People s Republic of China
    J Parasitol 99:544-5. 2013
    ..Given that pork is not examined for T. gondii infection in China by law, these findings have public health implications and provide useful baseline information for the control of pig toxoplasmosis in this unique region of China...
  8. ncbi Purification and characterization of a lectin from seeds of Vatairea macrocarpa Duke
    B S Cavada
    Depto de Bioquímica e Biologia Molecular, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Fortaleza CE, Brazil
    Phytochemistry 49:675-80. 1998
    ..Size-exclusion chromatography indicated that, at neutral pH, VML is predominantly a dimeric (70 kDa) protein, although tetramers (115 kDa) and larger aggregates (300 kDa) were also present...
  9. ncbi Antibacterial activity of lactose-binding lectins from Bufo arenarum skin
    Alicia Sánchez Riera
    Departamento de Biologia del Desarrollo, Instituto Superior de Investigaciones Biológicas INSIBIO y Universidad Nacional de Tucumán UNT, Chacabuco 461, 4000 San Miguel de Tucuman, Tucuman, Argentina
    Biocell 27:37-46. 2003
    ..The antibacterial activity of these lectins may provide an effective defense against invading microbes in the amphibian Bufo arenarum...
  10. doi Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in beef cattle and dairy cattle in northeast China
    Jian Hua Qiu
    College of Animal Science and Veterinary Medicine, Heilongjiang Bayi Agricultural University, Daqing, Heilongjiang Province, People s Republic of China
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 9:579-82. 2012
    ..gondii infection for humans in this region...
  11. pmc Evaluation of two ELISA and two indirect hemagglutination tests for serodiagnosis of pulmonary hydatid disease
    Fatma Nur Eris
    Department of Microbiology, Institue of National Health, Izmir, Turkey
    Korean J Parasitol 47:427-9. 2009
    ..Likewise, the combination of the ELISA-lab and IHA-kit or IHA-TA allowed us to achieve a sensitivity of 84.2% in cases of pulmonary echinococcosis. In conclusion, the diagnosis would be imminent if least 2 tests were applied together...
  12. pmc Participation of a galactose-specific C-type lectin in Drosophila immunity
    Takahiro Tanji
    Department of Cell Biochemistry, Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Biochem J 396:127-38. 2006
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  13. ncbi Antitumor activity of Cratylia mollis lectin encapsulated into liposomes
    Cesar A S Andrade
    Laboratorio de Imunopatologia Keizo Asami, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco, Grupo de Sistemas de Liberação Controlada de Medicamentos, Cidade Universitaria, Recife, PE, Brazil
    Int J Pharm 278:435-45. 2004
    ..In particular, histopathological analysis revealed that treatment with Cra-loaded liposomes prevented Cra cytotoxicity in the liver and kidney of animals...
  14. ncbi Production of porcine parvovirus empty capsids with high immunogenic activity
    C Martinez
    Inmunologia y Genetica Aplicada SA Ingenasa, Madrid, Spain
    Vaccine 10:684-90. 1992
    ..The amount of recombinant antigen needed in a vaccine dose was only 3 micrograms in a primary dose and 1.5 micrograms in the booster...
  15. ncbi [Impact of the removal of A2 test erythrocytes and the anti-AB reactant on the interpretation of the ABO blood grouping]
    J Chiaroni
    Institut National de Transfusion Sanguine, , Paris, France
    Transfus Clin Biol 8:381-9. 2001
    ....
  16. ncbi Isolation and characterization of a novel lectin from the mushroom Armillaria luteo-virens
    K Feng
    State Key Laboratory for Agrobiotechnology and Department of Microbiology, China Agricultural University, Beijing
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 345:1573-8. 2006
    ....
  17. ncbi [Antigenic differentiation of blood stains by the Lewis system in practical forensic medical expert evaluation]
    G S Iudina
    Sud Med Ekspert 45:24-7. 2002
    ..A new technology for preparing anti-Le(a) and anti-Le(b) immunoreagents is described...
  18. ncbi Detection of antibodies in acid eluates with the gel microcolumn assay
    Victoria A Greco
    Department of Transfusion Medicine, Warren G Magnuson Clinical Center, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Transfusion 42:698-701. 2002
    ..DATs can also be performed with this system. The purpose of this study was to compare the gel microcolumn to the tube IAT using anti-IgG for the detection of antibodies eluted from RBCs...
  19. pmc Modulation of antibody-mediated immune response by probiotics in chickens
    Hamid R Haghighi
    Department of Pathobiology, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario N1G 2W1, Canada
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:1387-92. 2005
    ..In conclusion, probiotics enhance the systemic antibody response to some antigens in chickens, but it remains to be seen whether probiotics have an effect on the generation of the mucosal antibody response...
  20. ncbi Purification and properties of a lectin from ascomycete mushroom, Ciborinia camelliae
    Yumi Otta
    Department of Bioresources Chemistry, Faculty of Horticulture, Chiba University, 271 8510, Matsudo, Japan
    Phytochemistry 60:103-7. 2002
    ..Amino acid analysis revealed the lectin contained two cysteines and no methionine. The N-terminal sequence was determined up to residue 21, and no homologous proteins including other ascomycete lectins were found...
  21. ncbi [Purification and study of carbohydrate specificity of lectin from Sarcoscypha coccinea (Fr.) Lambette]
    V O Antoniuk
    Ukr Biokhim Zh 77:96-103. 2005
    ..After dialysis against 1% EDTA sodium salt solution the lectin loses hemaglutinating activity, but after the next dialysis against CaCl2 solution it is restored...
  22. ncbi Synchronous modulation of cell surface lectin and its receptor in a homologous cell population: a novel mechanism of cellular regulation
    Saswati Banerjee
    Indian Institute of Chemical Biology, 4, Raja S C Mullick Road, Jadavpur, Kolkata 700 032, India
    Exp Cell Res 312:2299-308. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi Isotype-specific detection of ABO blood group antibodies using a novel flow cytometric method
    G Stussi
    Laboratory for Transplantation Immunology, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Br J Haematol 130:954-63. 2005
    ..It opens the possibility of isotype-specific monitoring of anti-A/B antibodies levels after ABO-incompatible solid organ and stem cell transplantation...
  24. ncbi [Ax and Am antigens: possible diagnostic reagents to them]
    M I Potapov
    Sud Med Ekspert 48:27-9. 2005
    ..Elucidated in the paper are issues related with determination of such antigens, in particular, by means of phytohemagglutinins of anti-(A+B)...
  25. ncbi [Efficacy of using different modifications of absorption-elution reaction for the detection of antigen P1 in blood stains]
    L B Asylbaeva
    Sud Med Ekspert 47:15-6. 2004
    ..F. Vereshchaka) improves chances of detecting a weakly pronounced P1 antigen in bloodstains with a prescription of up to 1 year; the method is of high sensitivity and specificity, it ensures an objective registration of results...
  26. ncbi Double aldehyde stabilisation of erythrocytes in the indirect hemagglutination for echinococcosis
    Todor Todorov
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Parasitology, Epidemiology and Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Medicine, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Parasitol Int 52:203-7. 2003
    ..The IHA-GF should be considered as an useful method in the range of classical diagnosis for the serology of CE. The clinical diagnostic potential should be increased by a combination of at least two tests: IHA-GF and ELISA or LAT...
  27. ncbi [Partial group-specific phytohemagglutinins anti-B1 and anti-B2]
    M I Potapov
    Sud Med Ekspert 47:16-9. 2004
    ..Sophora contains also an incomplete partial PHA anti-B2 of the blocking type. As for extracts, they obviously do not contain PHA to erythrocytes of animals...
  28. ncbi Applications of murine and humanized chimaeric monoclonal antibodies for red cell phenotyping
    E Lee
    National Blood Service, Colindale, UK
    Br J Haematol 126:277-81. 2004
    ..Testing MIMA-8 with gel cards containing anti-mouse IgG enables the screening of donors by automated methods. Humanized chimaeric IgM anti-Js(b) and anti-Fy(a) are suitable as typing reagents by direct agglutination methods...
  29. ncbi Specificity of human anti-NOR antibodies, a distinct species of "natural" anti-alpha-galactosyl antibodies
    Maria Duk
    Department of Immunochemistry, Ludwik Hirszfeld Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Rudolf Weigl St 12, 53 114 Wroclaw, Poland
    Glycobiology 13:279-84. 2003
    ..These results showed that anti-NOR represent a new species of anti-alpha-galactosyl antibodies with high affinity for the Galalpha1-4GalNAcbeta1-3Gal sequence present in rare NOR erythrocytes...
  30. ncbi Purification, characterization, molecular cloning, and expression of novel members of jacalin-related lectins from rhizomes of the true fern Phlebodium aureum (L) J. Smith (Polypodiaceae)
    Hiroaki Tateno
    Department of Biological Chemistry, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 0606, USA
    J Biol Chem 278:10891-9. 2003
    ..The identification of a jacalin-related lectin in a true fern reveals for the first time the widespread distribution and molecular evolution of this lectin family in the plant kingdom...
  31. ncbi Inhibition of Streptococcus suis adhesion by dendritic galabiose compounds at low nanomolar concentration
    John A F Joosten
    Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Post Office Box 80082, NL 3508 TB Utrecht, The Netherlands
    J Med Chem 47:6499-508. 2004
    ..3 nM, to the best of our knowledge the first example of inhibition of bacterial binding by a soluble carbohydrate at a subnanomolar concentration...
  32. ncbi An unusual anti-H lectin inhibited by milk from individuals with the Bombay phenotype
    S R Joshi
    Institute of Health Sciences, P O Box 3720, Ruwi Code 112, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman Indian Red Cross Blood Center, Mumbai, India
    Immunohematology 21:1-4. 2005
    ..The hemagglutinin property in the present lectin showed an unusual anti-H specificity. The lectin was inhibited by milk from Bombay phenotype individuals and certain milk oligosaccharides not specific for the H antigen...
  33. ncbi An enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for measuring anti-sheep red blood cells antibodies in lead-exposed toads
    Carolina E Rosenberg
    Comisión de Investigaciones Científicas CIC, Provincia de Buenos Aires, La Plata, Argentina
    J Pharmacol Toxicol Methods 47:121-8. 2002
    ..In the framework of our studies, we standardized methods to quantify the humoral response of an amphibian species (Bufo arenarum, Amphibia, Anura) exposed to sublethal lead (as acetate)...
  34. ncbi Detection of weak D with a fully automated solid-phase red cell adherence system
    Marco Lai
    Transfusion Center, Clinical Hematology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
    Transfusion 45:689-93. 2005
    ..Some tests, however, such as detection of weak D, require manual testing. The possibility of detecting weak D by a solid-phase RBC adherence (SPRCA) test was studied in a fully automated system...
  35. ncbi Anti-Vel reactivity diminished by adsorption with rabbit RBC stroma
    Steven A Mechanic
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Transfusion 42:1180-3. 2002
    ..Anti-Vel is an antibody to an antigen of high prevalence...
  36. ncbi Expression and purification of the recombinant SALT lectin from rice (Oryza sativa L.)
    Alan Trindade Branco
    Laboratorio de Biotecnologia, Centro de Biociencias e Biotecnologia, Universidade Estadual do Norte Fluminense Darcy Ribeiro, Avenida Alberto Lamego 2000, CEP 28013 600, Parque California, Campos dos Goytacazes, RJ, Brazil
    Protein Expr Purif 33:34-8. 2004
    ..078 microg ml(-1) minimal concentration). The purified recombinant lectin was also used for comparative estimation of native protein amounts in protein extracts from rice plants by Western blot assay...
  37. ncbi Development of passive haemagglutination (PHA) and haemagglutination inhibition (HAI) technique for potency estimation of Cobra Antisnake Venom Serum (ASVS)
    S Pradhan
    Antisera Division, Central Research Institute, Kasauli H P, Himachal Pradesh, India
    Biologicals 35:155-60. 2007
    ..The methods described are simple, rapid, economical, reproducible and useful in replacing the more expensive in-vivo neutralization assays. Moreover, it also eliminates the use of laboratory animals...
  38. ncbi [Isolation and characterization of lectin from the surface of Grifola frondosa (FR.) S.F. Gray mycelium]
    L V Stepanova
    Mikrobiologiia 76:488-93. 2007
    ..D-glucose and D-glucosamine were detected in the carbohydrate part...
  39. ncbi [Contribution towards plague diagnosis]
    Alzira Maria Paiva de Almeida
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Centro de Pesquisas Aggeu Magalhaes, Recife, PE
    Rev Soc Bras Med Trop 40:53-5. 2007
    ..This allows the conclusion that suspected cases must be subjected to more rigorous clinical-laboratory evaluation, with strengthening of epidemiological investigations in the search of other etiologies...
  40. ncbi A novel mitogenic and antiproliferative lectin from a wild cobra lily, Arisaema flavum
    Jagmohan Singh
    Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar 143005, India
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 318:1057-65. 2004
    ..AFL also showed significant in vitro antiproliferative activity towards J774 and P388D1 murine cancer cell lines...
  41. ncbi Simplified spectraphotometric method for the detection of red blood cell agglutination
    Melur Ramasubramanian
    Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, North Carolina State University, Campus Box 7910, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695, USA
    Appl Opt 47:4094-105. 2008
    ..The LED and photodiode pairs are found to successfully reproduce the spectroscopic determination of red blood cell agglutination...
  42. ncbi [Purification of lectin from fruiting bodies of Lactarius rufus (Scop.: Fr.)Fr. and its carbohydrate specificity]
    L V Panchak
    Ukr Biokhim Zh 79:123-8. 2007
    ....
  43. ncbi Efficacy of murine monoclonal antibodies in RBC phenotyping of DAT-positive samples
    E Lee
    Red Cell Immunohaematology, National Blood Service Colindale, Colindale Avenue, London, UK
    Immunohematology 22:161-5. 2006
    ..g., in autoimmune hemolytic anemia) and supports previous studies showing that RBCs sensitized in vivo can be typed without chemical manipulation...
  44. doi Isolation and characterization of a dual function protein from Allium sativum bulbs which exhibits proteolytic and hemagglutinating activities
    Mónica G Parisi
    Laboratorio de Quimica Biologica, Departamento de Ciencias Basicas, Universidad Nacional de Lujan, Lujan, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Plant Physiol Biochem 46:403-13. 2008
    ..Therefore, our results indicate the presence of an additional cysteine peptidase activity on a lectin previously described...
  45. ncbi Purification and characterization of apolipophorin III from immune hemolymph of Heliothis virescens pupae
    Kyung Tae Chung
    Department of Microbiology and Molecular Cell Sciences, The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN 38152, USA
    Comp Biochem Physiol B Biochem Mol Biol 132:505-14. 2002
    ..Bacterial injection apparently increased the amount of ApoLp-III in immune hemolymph when compared with normal hemolymph, and may indicate that ApoLp-III plays a role in insect immunity...
  46. ncbi [Activity of Lentinus edodes intracellular lectins at various developmental stages of the fungus]
    E P Vetchinkina
    Prikl Biokhim Mikrobiol 44:76-83. 2008
    ..With purification of intracellular shiitake lectins, their sensitivity to human erythrocytes decreased seventyfold or more, whereas their sensitivity to rabbit erythrocytes increased by the same factor...
  47. ncbi A novel lectin from the sponge Haliclona cratera: isolation, characterization and biological activity
    Ivana Pajic
    Faculty of Chemistry, University of Belgrade, Studentski trg 16, P O Box 158, YU 11001, Belgrade, Yugoslavia
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 132:213-21. 2002
    ..H. cratera lectin displays cytotoxic effect on HeLa and FemX cells and weak mitogenic effect on human T-lymphocytes pretreated with phytohemagglutinin (PHA)...
  48. pmc Performance of CAPTIA SelectSyph-G enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay in syphilis testing of a high-risk population: analysis of discordant results
    Vladana Woznicová
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Pekarska 53, 656 91 Brno, Czech Republic
    J Clin Microbiol 45:1794-7. 2007
    ....
  49. ncbi Comparative evaluation of two hemagglutination tests for the detection of anti-Helicobacter pylori antibodies
    M Nilius
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectious Diseases, Otto-von-Guericke-University, Magdeburg, Germany
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 41:221-3. 2001
    ..pylori ELISA. Notably, the sensitivities of both IHAs varied in subgroups of patients between 48-95%. Based on the validation, the IgG-ELISA is superior to both IHAs tested, and therefore, should be used in routine diagnostics...
  50. ncbi Evidence of a Lyme borreliosis infection from the viewpoint of laboratory medicine
    Robert Lange
    Hospital Dienstleistung Beratung GmbH, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Bernau, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 291:120-4. 2002
    ..In summary, it is important to inform clinicians about the limitations of the tests used and it would be very helpful to stage a European or worldwide conference to establish accepted rules for the diagnosis of Lyme borreliosis...
  51. ncbi [Diagnostics of Lyme disease]
    Jacek Gasiorowski
    Katedra i Klinika Chorób Zakaźnych, Chorób Watroby i Nabytych Niedoborów Odpornościowych Akademia Medyczna, Wrocław
    Med Pr 58:439-47. 2007
    ....
  52. ncbi Evaluation of enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay and indirect hemagglutination assay for detection of leptospiral antibody by using three different antigens
    Janya Nakarin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, Prince of Songkla University, Hat Yai, Songkla 90112, Thailand
    J Med Assoc Thai 87:1218-24. 2004
    ..In conclusion, both the IgM-ELISA tests using SA and DEA and the IHA using SA are not different in diagnosis of human leptospirosis. SA is the most suitable antigen for detection of leptospiral antibody by IgM ELISA and IHA...
  53. ncbi Clostridium botulinum type A haemagglutinin-positive progenitor toxin (HA(+)-PTX) binds to oligosaccharides containing Gal beta1-4GlcNAc through one subcomponent of haemagglutinin (HA1)
    K Inoue
    Department of Bacteriology, Okayama University Medical School, 2-5-1 Shikata-cho, Okayama 700-8558, Japan
    Microbiology 147:811-9. 2001
    ..These results indicate that type A HA(+)-PTX binds to oligosaccharides through HA1...
  54. ncbi A lectin with mycelia differentiation and antiphytovirus activities from the edible mushroom Agrocybe aegerita
    Hui Sun
    School of Life Science, Wuhan University, Wuhan, China
    J Biochem Mol Biol 36:214-22. 2003
    ..These results suggested that AAL probably was a representative of a large protein family, which plays important physiological roles in mushroom...
  55. ncbi Molecular analysis of a haemagglutinin of Haemophilus paragallinarum
    Rhonda I Hobb
    Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, School of Molecular and Microbial Sciences, University of Queensland, St Lucia, QLD 4072, Australia
    Microbiology 148:2171-9. 2002
    ..paragallinarum haemagglutinin was confirmed by haemagglutination of chicken red blood cells and reactivity, in a Western blot, with the monoclonal antibody specific for the serovar A haemagglutinin...
  56. ncbi Isolation of a new heterodimeric lectin with mitogenic activity from fruiting bodies of the mushroom Agrocybe cylindracea
    Hexiang Wang
    Department of Microbiology, College of Biological Science, China Agricultural University, Beijing
    Life Sci 70:877-85. 2002
    ..The lectin exhibited potent mitogenic activity toward mouse splenocytes. The hemagglutinating activity of the lectin was inhibited by lactose, sialic acid and inulin...
  57. ncbi [Lectin activity of antitumor substances synthesized by Bacillus subtilis B-7025]
    V S Podgorskiĭ
    Institute of Microbiology and Virology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 154 Zabolotny St, Kyiv, 03143, Ukraine
    Mikrobiol Z 64:10-7. 2002
    ..It has been established that these substances are extracellular lectins with high activity and carbohydrate specificity to fructose-1.6-di phosphate, N-acetylneuraminic acid and glucose derivatives: D-glucuronic acid and D-glucosamine...
  58. ncbi [Regulatory properties of Bacillus subtilis isolectins]
    V S Pidhors'kyĭ
    Mikrobiol Z 69:3-11. 2007
    ....
  59. ncbi Syntheses and biological evaluations of alpha-D-mannosyl [60]fullerenols
    H Kato
    Department of Chemistry, Nagoya University, Nagoya 464-8602, Japan
    Bioorg Med Chem Lett 11:2935-9. 2001
    ..In contrast, mono- and bis-mannosyl fullerenols were found to decrease the activity for both aggregating erythrocytes and binding to RCA(120), and mono-mannosyl fullerenols turned to binding to alpha-D-mannose specific lectin (Con A)...
  60. ncbi Purification and characterization of a sialic acid specific lectin from the hemolymph of the freshwater crab Paratelphusa jacquemontii
    Maghil Denis
    Department of Zoology, Holy Cross College, Rochnagar, Nagercoil Tamil Nadu, India
    Eur J Biochem 270:4348-55. 2003
    ..Also, asialo-rabbit erythrocytes lost there binding specificity towards the lectin. The findings indicated an O-acetyl neuraminic acid specificity of the lectin...
  61. doi Screening of Aspergillus species for occurrence of lectins and their characterization
    Ram Sarup Singh
    Carbohydrate and Protein Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology, Punjabi University, Patiala 147 002, Punjab, India
    J Basic Microbiol 48:112-7. 2008
    ..The lectins were partially purified using ammonium sulfate precipitation technique. Each of the lectin was found to be precipitated at 40-50% saturation of ammonium sulfate, yielding about 80% of lectin activity...
  62. pmc Purification and partial characterization of a 32-kilodalton sialic acid-specific lectin from Aspergillus fumigatus
    Guy Tronchin
    Groupe d Etude des Interactions Hôte Parasite, UPRES EA 3142, Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Angers, France
    Infect Immun 70:6891-5. 2002
    ..Together these results suggest that this lectin may contribute to the attachment of conidia to the extracellular matrix components through the recognition of the numerous terminal sialic acid residues of their carbohydrate chains...
  63. ncbi Comparison of various blood-typing methods for the feline AB blood group system
    Knut Stieger
    Section of Medical Genetics, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Vet Res 66:1393-9. 2005
    ..To compare feline blood-typing results determined by use of the card (CARD), gel (GEL), tube (TUBE), University of Pennsylvania (Penn) tube, and Penn slide tests...
  64. ncbi Comparison of various canine blood-typing methods
    Urs Giger
    Section of Medical Genetics, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Vet Res 66:1386-92. 2005
    ..To compare canine blood-typing results determined by use of the card (CARD), gel (GEL), Michigan State University (MSU), and tube (TUBE) tests...
  65. ncbi Comparison of the sialic acid binding activity of transmissible gastroenteritis coronavirus and E. coli K99
    C Schwegmann
    , , , 30559, Hannover, Germany
    Virus Res 75:69-73. 2001
    ..From our results we conclude that E. coli K99 and TGEV interact with different sialoglycoconjugates to establish an intestinal infection. The implications for the enteropathogenicity of TGEV are discussed...
  66. ncbi Serotyping of Haemophilus paragallinarum isolates from Mexico by the Kume hemagglutinin scheme
    V E Soriano
    , Facultad de Medicina Veterinaria y Zootecnia, , Toluca
    Avian Dis 45:680-3. 2001
    ..Commercial vaccines containing Kume serovars A-1, A-2, B-1, and C-2 may provide better protection than those bi- or trivalent infectious coryza vaccines currently used in Mexico...
  67. ncbi Mutational analysis of the Bordetella pertussis fim/fha gene cluster: identification of a gene with sequence similarities to haemolysin accessory genes involved in export of FHA
    R J Willems
    Molecular Microbiology Unit, National Institute of Public Health and Environmental Protection, Bilthoven, The Netherlands
    Mol Microbiol 11:337-47. 1994
    ..These results suggest that the N-terminus of FHA interacts with FhaC, and that as a result FHA is transported across the outer membrane...
  68. ncbi Isolation and characterization of a lectin from Annona muricata seeds
    D C S Damico
    Departamento de Bioquimica, Instituto de Biologia, Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Campinas SP, Brazil
    J Protein Chem 22:655-61. 2003
    ..The lectin agglutinated dog, chicken, horse, goose, and human erythrocytes and inhibited the growth of the fungi Fusarium oxysporum, Fusarium solani, and Colletotrichum musae...
  69. ncbi Preparation and evaluation of lectin-conjugated PLGA nanoparticles for oral delivery of thymopentin
    Yashu Yin
    Department of Pharmaceutics, School of Pharmacy, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University, 103 Wenhua Road, Shenyang, Liaoning, 110016, China
    J Control Release 116:337-45. 2006
    ..These results confirmed that the conjugation of WGA onto PLGA nanoparticles effectively improved the intestinal absorption of TP5 due to specific bioadhesion on GI cell membrane...
  70. ncbi Purification and characterization of four isoforms of Himalayan mistletoe ribosome-inactivating protein from Viscum album having unique sugar affinity
    Vandana Mishra
    Department of Botay, University of Delhi, Delhi 110 007, India
    Arch Biochem Biophys 423:288-301. 2004
    ..However, HmRip 1, 2, and 4 having equal affinity for galactose and l-rhamnose do not strictly fit into any of the four structural classes of the lectins and represent a new class of type II Rips and plant lectins...
  71. ncbi [Development of anti-Treponema pallidum-IgM antibodies detection methods using purified antigen--comparison with conventional methods]
    T Sato
    Department of Microbiology, Yamaguchi University School of Medicine
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 67:758-66. 1993
    ..As the results, a great amount of rabbit anti-Tp-IgM antibodies were found on the surface of the crude antigen, whereas only a trace amount was detected on the purified antigens.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  72. pmc Immunochemical studies of the lipopolysaccharides of Hafnia alvei PCM 1219 and other strains with the O-antigens containing D-glucose 1-phosphate and 2-deoxy-2-[(R)-3-hydroxybutyramido]-D-glucose
    Ewa Katzenellenbogen
    Institute of Immunology and Experimental Therapy, Polish Academy of Sciences, Weigla 12, 53 114, Wrocław, Poland
    Arch Immunol Ther Exp (Warsz) 56:347-52. 2008
    ..So far, 29 different O-polysaccharide (OPS, O-antigen) structures in Hafnias LPSs have been established and for some of them the molecular basis of the serological activity has been elucidated...
  73. pmc Molecular characterization of hemagglutination domains on the fibers of subgenus D adenoviruses
    P Pring-Akerblom
    Institut fur Virologie und Seuchenhygiene, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    J Virol 72:2297-304. 1998
    ..The hemagglutination tests revealed that at least two domains can mediate the agglutination of rat erythrocytes...
  74. ncbi The evolution of pretransfusion testing: from agglutination to solid-phase red cell adherence tests
    F V Plapp
    Clinical Pathology Department, St Luke s Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri
    Crit Rev Clin Lab Sci 27:179-209. 1989
    Hospital transfusion services and blood centers still use manual hemagglutination tests for most of their serological procedures...
  75. ncbi Partial DNA cloning and sequencing of a canine parvovirus vaccine strain: application of nucleic acid hybridization to the diagnosis of canine parvovirus disease
    M Remond
    Centre National d Etudes Veterinaires et Alimentaires, Laboratoire Central de Recherches Veterinaires, Maisons Alfort, France
    Arch Virol 127:257-69. 1992
    ..of filter hybridization correlated well with histopathological diagnosis of parvovirus infection and with hemagglutination tests performed on dog faeces...
  76. ncbi Chagas disease: independent risk factor for stroke
    Leonardo C Paixão
    Odilon Behrens Hospital, Federal University of Minas Gerais Faculdade de Medicina, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    Stroke 40:3691-4. 2009
    ....
  77. ncbi [Mycoplasma pneumoniae respiratory tract infection prevailing among infants at a nursery school]
    K Mimura
    Department of Pediatrics, Osaka Medical School
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 66:1566-71. 1992
    ..M. pneumoniae antibody was negative in all the patients except 3 and old hemagglutination tests were positive in only 4 patients. The chest X-ray examinations showed a mild increase in the hilar shadow...
  78. ncbi Acute chagasic myocardiopathy after orthotopic liver transplantation with donor and recipient serologically negative for Trypanosoma cruzi: a case report
    F F Souza
    Special Liver Transplantation Unit, Department of Surgery and Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Transplant Proc 40:875-8. 2008
    ..Immuno fluorescence (immunoglobulin M and immunoglobulin G) and hemagglutination tests for T cruzi were positive, and abundant T cruzi amastigotes were readily identified in myocardial biopsy ..
  79. ncbi The hemagglutinating activities of Pseudomonas aeruginosa lectins PA-IL and PA-IIL exhibit opposite temperature profiles due to different receptor types
    N Gilboa-Garber
    Faculty of Life Sciences, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 25:365-9. 1999
    ..properties, but differ in carbohydrate specificity, were shown to exhibit opposite temperature profiles in hemagglutination tests. The galactophilic PA-IL, which interacts with the erythrocyte I antigen (together with B or P system ..
  80. ncbi Investigation of blood typing method for seoul National University miniature pig
    S C Yeom
    Center for Animal Resource and Development, Bio max Institute, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Transplant Proc 41:1921-6. 2009
    ..blood group A could be divided into blood group A(clotting) and blood group A(not clotting) in hemagglutination tests. Pig A substance was expressed in the lung and kidney in blood group A pigs, but we could not detect pig A ..
  81. doi ABO and RH1 blood group phenotyping in pigs (Sus scrofa) using microtyping cards
    L Martinez-Alarcon
    Servicio de Cirugia General, Hospital Universitario Virgen de la Arrixaca, Murcia, Spain
    Transplant Proc 42:2146-8. 2010
    ..ABO groups in pigs are commonly an unknown variable, which has been previously assessed by means of hemagglutination tests or immunohistochemical procedures on tissues...
  82. doi Submandibular and thyroid gland involvement of hydatid cysts: a very rare association with percutaneous treatment
    Serhat Avcu
    Department of Radiology, Yuzuncu Yil University Faculty of Medicine, Van, Turkey
    Diagn Interv Radiol 16:251-4. 2010
    ..The diagnosis was verified by computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging, and hemagglutination tests. To the best of our knowledge, this is the second case in the literature of hydatid cysts involving both ..
  83. ncbi Prevalence of hepatitis C virus among bilharziasis patients
    Zaheer A Khan
    Department of Parasitology, Damman Regional Laboratory and Blood Bank, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 25:204-6. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the prevalence of HCV among bilharzia patients...
  84. ncbi A Waldenström's macroglobulin with anti-G3m(b1) antibody activity
    T Ota
    First Department of Internal Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Immunol 146:1880-4. 1991
    ..In hemagglutination tests, only one anti-D serum with G3m(b0b1) reacted with macroglobulin KI...
  85. doi Photocatalytic inactivation efficiency of anatase Nano-TiO(2) Sol on the H(9) N(2) avian influenza virus
    Haixin Cui
    Institute of Environment and Sustainable Development in Agriculture, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing, China
    Photochem Photobiol 86:1135-9. 2010
    ..The titer change of AIV was determined by hemagglutination tests. Cytopathic effect of Madin Darby canine kidney (MDCK) cells was monitored by inverted fluorescence ..
  86. ncbi RHCE*ceAR encodes a partial c (RH4) antigen
    C Halter Hipsky
    Laboratory of Immunochemistry, New York Blood Center, 310 East 67th Street, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Immunohematology 26:57-9. 2010
    ..b>Hemagglutination tests, DNA extraction, PCR-RFLP, reticulocyte RNA isolation, RT-PCR cDNA analyses, cloning, and sequencing were ..
  87. ncbi An unexpected result in an evaluation of a serological test to detect syphilis
    I B Gosbell
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, South Western Sydney Area Health Service, Liverpool, Australia
    Pathology 31:398-402. 1999
    ..through testing sera determined to be nonreactive with rapid plasma reagin and Treponema pallidum hemagglutination tests, calculating the sample size (456) on the confidence interval (CI) required...
  88. ncbi Isolation of bovine plasma albumin by liquid chromatography and its polymerization for use in immunohematology
    K Tanaka
    Divisão de Pesquisa e Desenvolvimento Industrial, Fundação Pró Sangue Hemocentro de São Paulo, Av Enéas C Aguiar 155, 05403 000 São Paulo SP, Brazil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 34:977-83. 2001
    ..3. Viral inactivation was performed by pasteurization for 10 h at 60 degrees C. The bovine albumin for the hemagglutination tests used in immunohematology was submitted to chemical treatment with 0.06% (w/v) glutaraldehyde and 0...
  89. ncbi Paroxysmal ventricular tachycardia due to interventricular hydatid cyst
    Olcay Sagkan
    Departmet of Cardiology, Ondokuz Mayis University Medical School, Samsun, Turkey
    Echocardiography 19:683-5. 2002
    ..Specific hemagglutination tests for hydatid cyst were positive...
  90. pmc Human monoclonal antibodies encoded by the V4-34 gene segment show cold agglutinin activity and variable multireactivity which correlates with the predicted charge of the heavy-chain variable region
    S J Thorpe
    National Institute for Biological Standards and Control, Potters Bar, Herts, UK
    Immunology 93:129-36. 1998
    ..The involvement of charge interactions was further indicated by the effects of pH and ionic strength on the immunofluorescence staining patterns...
  91. doi High molecular weight constituents of cranberry interfere with influenza virus neuraminidase activity in vitro
    Esther Oiknine-Djian
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Chanock Center of Virology, IMRIC, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical and Dental Schools, Jerusalem, Israel
    Planta Med 78:962-7. 2012
    ....
  92. ncbi [Irregular antibody testing during pregnancy in Tunisia: clinical study of 5369 women]
    T Rekik
    Centre régional de transfusion sanguine de Sfax, angle Magida Boulila, Sfax, Tunisie
    Transfus Clin Biol 19:64-73. 2012
    ..To evaluate the prevalence of alloimmunization in women followed in an obstetrical environment in Tunisia, to identify the specificities of antibodies found and to determine factors that could influence the appearance of this immunization...
  93. pmc Detection of virus-specific antibody-forming cells of mice immunized with Newcastle disease virus
    Y T Kim
    Infect Immun 11:991-5. 1975
    ..The one set of conditions which provided the best responses is presented. The effect of multiple injections of NDV into mice on plaque formation was optimized...
  94. pmc The physiochemical and immunological characterization of Gm (1) antibodies from normal human serum
    G B Dival
    Immunology 31:821-5. 1976
    ..The results demonstrate the existence of a low molecular weight IgM protein with anti-Gm(1) activity...
  95. pmc Serological evaluation of specific-antibody levels in patients treated for chronic Chagas' disease
    Olga Sanchez Negrette
    Instituto de Patologia Experimental, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Nacional de Salta, Calle Buenos Aires 177, 4400 Salta, Argentina
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:297-302. 2008
    ..Recombinant antigen 13 might be a good marker of treatment effectiveness, since 66.6% (six of nine) of the patients presented with an early regression to negativity for specific antibodies to this antigen (P = 0.002)...
  96. ncbi Effects of Korean mistletoe lectin (Viscum album coloratum) on proliferation and cytokine expression in human peripheral blood mononuclear cells and T-lymphocytes
    Su Yun Lyu
    Immune Modulation Research Group, School of Pharmacy, University of Nottingham, University Park, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
    Arch Pharm Res 30:1252-64. 2007
    ..These data may suggest new perspective to modulate the balance between cell growth, cytokine production and programmed cell death therapeutically...
  97. ncbi Serum tumor marker CA19-9 in the follow-up of patients with cystic echinococcosis
    Bulent C Yuksel
    First Department of Surgery, Ankara Numune Training and Research Hospital, 06100, Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Surg 195:452-6. 2008
    ....
  98. ncbi The prevalence of Dirofilaria immitis in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain (1994-1996)
    J A Montoya
    Department of Internal Medicine and Parasitology, Veterinary Faculty, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria University, Canary Islands, Spain
    Vet Parasitol 75:221-6. 1998
    ..Chronological changes in the dog's prevalence for heartworm infection in the three consecutive years and the role of the epidemiological factors in the changes of the positive rates were evaluated...
  99. ncbi Improvement of the indirect hemagglutination test for the detection of antibodies to Streptococcus pyogenes
    G Rubinsky-Elefant
    Laboratório de Soroepidemiologia, Instituto de Medicina Tropical de Sao Paulo, Brasil
    Braz J Med Biol Res 31:1081-9. 1998
    ..726). Five reagent batches successively produced proved to be reproducible. Thus, the improved indirect hemagglutination test seems to be useful for public health laboratories...
  100. ncbi In search of the Holy Grail: comparison of antibody screening methods
    T S Casina
    Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Raritan, NJ 08869, USA
    Immunohematology 22:196-202. 2006
    ....
  101. ncbi Epidemiological characteristics of dogs with Lyme borreliosis in the province of Soria (Spain)
    F J Merino
    Servicio de Microbiologia Clinica, Hospital General del Insalud de Soria, Spain
    Eur J Epidemiol 16:97-100. 2000
    ..The seroprevalence found in dogs was similar to that previously obtained in humans in this area. This finding gave evidence to an intimate association between human and canine seroprevalence...

Research Grants48

  1. Host Susceptibility S. aureus
    Vance G Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Understanding the host genetic determinants of disease severity in S. aureus infections will advance our understanding of staphylococcal pathogenesis and will enable key advances in protecting the public health from this pathogen. ..
  2. NEUTROPHIL ANTIGENS; PATHOPHYSIOLOGY & CHEMISTRY
    Parviz Lalezari; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Development of new techniques for neutrophil antibody detection including manual and instrumented passive hemagglutination tests, and quantitative complement fixation, antiglobulin consumption, and fluorescent microscopy. 3...
  3. Bacterial interactions in biofilms
    Richard Hull; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Results of the proposed experiments may illuminate new targets for intervention therapies that disrupt biofilm formation. This may lead to more effective treatment of catheter-associated infections. ..
  4. Genomic Approaches to Improve Transfusion Therapy in SCD Patients
    Marion Reid; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..We believe that data generated from this project will have an immediate impact in improving the transfusion of patients with SCD. (End of Abstract) ..
  5. Genomic Approaches to Improve Transfusion Therapy in SCD Patients
    Marion Reid; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We believe that data generated from this project will have an immediate impact in improving the transfusion of patients with SCD. (End of Abstract) ..
  6. Genomic Approaches to Improve Transfusion Therapy in SCD Patients
    Marion E Reid; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We believe that data generated from this project will have an immediate impact in improving the transfusion of patients with SCD. (End of Abstract) ..
  7. Genomic Approaches to Improve Transfusion Therapy in SCD Patients
    Marion Reid; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..We believe that data generated from this project will have an immediate impact in improving the transfusion of patients with SCD. (End of Abstract) ..
  8. A Method to Stop HIV Replication:Inhibition of Human Purine Utilizing Proteins
    Jesse J Kwiek; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  9. Viral and Placental Determinants of HIV-1 Subtype C Mother-to-Child Transmission
    Jesse Kwiek; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this project will provide a comprehensive description of the HIV-1 C envelope genes and the placental environment conducive to in utero HIV-1 C MTCT. ..
  10. Human & mouse antibodies against influenza virus
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The knowledge gained will be applicable to a new subtype of influenza if and when a new pandemic begins. ..
  11. Host Susceptibility S. aureus
    Vance Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Understanding the host genetic determinants of disease severity in S. aureus infections will advance our understanding of staphylococcal pathogenesis and will enable key advances in protecting the public health from this pathogen. ..
  12. Prospective Investigation for Pulmonary Embolism Dx III
    Paul Stein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  13. Viral and Placental Determinants of HIV-1 Subtype C Mother-to-Child Transmission
    Jesse Kwiek; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The results of this project will provide a comprehensive description of the HIV-1 C envelope genes and the placental environment conducive to in utero HIV-1 C MTCT. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. Host Susceptibility S. aureus
    Vance Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Understanding the host genetic determinants of disease severity in S. aureus infections will advance our understanding of staphylococcal pathogenesis and will enable key advances in protecting the public health from this pathogen. ..
  15. Prospective Investigation for Pulmonary Embolism Dx III
    Paul Stein; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. Elicitation of broad immunity using VLPs with consensus envs
    Ted Ross; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Finally, the breadth and protective efficacy of immune responses elicted by a SHIV-1 VLP containing an envelope representing the consensus envelope sequence of clade C (Con C) will be evaluated with a clade B SHIV challenge. ..
  17. Elicitation of broad immunity using VLPs with consensus envs
    Ted Ross; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, the breadth and protective efficacy of immune responses elicted by a SHIV-1 VLP containing an envelope representing the consensus envelope sequence of clade C (Con C) will be evaluated with a clade B SHIV challenge. ..
  18. Human & mouse antibodies against influenza virus
    Gillian M Air; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The knowledge gained will be applicable to a new subtype of influenza if and when a new pandemic begins. ..
  19. Impact of Malnutrition on HIV Treatment Failure in Resource-Limited Settings
    Amita Gupta; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These studies will provide important insights about the impact of malnutrition on HIV treatment response and will therefore guide future efforts to optimize treatment for persons with both malnutrition and HIV. ..
  20. Impact of Malnutrition on HIV Treatment Failure in Resource-Limited Settings
    Amita Gupta; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These studies will provide important insights about the impact of malnutrition on HIV treatment response and will therefore guide future efforts to optimize treatment for persons with both malnutrition and HIV. ..
  21. Elicitation of broad immunity using VLPs with consensus envs
    Ted Ross; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Finally, the breadth and protective efficacy of immune responses elicted by a SHIV-1 VLP containing an envelope representing the consensus envelope sequence of clade C (Con C) will be evaluated with a clade B SHIV challenge. ..
  22. Human & mouse antibodies against influenza virus
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The knowledge gained will be applicable to a new subtype of influenza if and when a new pandemic begins. ..
  23. Host Susceptibility S. aureus
    Vance Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding the host genetic determinants of disease severity in S. aureus infections will advance our understanding of staphylococcal pathogenesis and will enable key advances in protecting the public health from this pathogen. ..
  24. Viral and Placental Determinants of HIV-1 Subtype C Mother-to-Child Transmission
    Jesse Kwiek; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The results of this project will provide a comprehensive description of the HIV-1 C envelope genes and the placental environment conducive to HIV-1 subtype C MTCT. ..
  25. GLYCOCONJUGATES IN VIRAL PATHOGENESIS
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. Potential Role of Glycosylation in AIDS Pathogenesis
    Gary Clark; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These preliminary studies will be crucial for determining if HIV-1 is employing its carbohydrate sequences as functional groups to mediate immune suppression. ..
  27. GLYCOCONJUGATES IN VIRAL PATHOGENESIS
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. GLYCOCONJUGATE-INDUCED TOLERANCE IN NATURAL KILLER CELLS
    Gary Clark; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The primary goal of this study is to carry out experiments complementing preliminary studies in support of this glycoconjugate-based model. ..
  29. GLYCOCONJUGATE-INDUCED TOLERANCE IN NATURAL KILLER CELLS
    Gary Clark; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The primary goal of this study is to carry out experiments complementing preliminary studies in support of this glycoconjugate-based model. ..
  30. GLYCOCONJUGATE-INDUCED TOLERANCE IN NATURAL KILLER CELLS
    Gary Clark; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The primary goal of this study is to carry out experiments complementing preliminary studies in support of this glycoconjugate-based model. ..
  31. GLYCOCONJUGATES IN VIRAL PATHOGENESIS
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  32. GLYCOCONJUGATES IN VIRAL PATHOGENESIS
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  33. GLYCOCONJUGATE-INDUCED TOLERANCE IN NATURAL KILLER CELLS
    Gary Clark; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The primary goal of this study is to carry out experiments complementing preliminary studies in support of this glycoconjugate-based model. ..
  34. UNDERSTANDING THE PATHOGENESIS OF STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS
    Vance Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Accomplishing the aims of this proposal will contribute to improved clinical management of patients with S. aureus bacteremia, and will add to the understanding of S. aureus virulence factors. ..
  35. PROSPECTIVE INVESTIGATION OF PULMONARY EMBOLISM DX-II
    Paul Stein; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..4) The team of investigators is strong, and has collaborated previously in successful research in PE. ..
  36. Virulence determinants in S. aureus bacteremia
    Vance Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..aureus infections will advance our understanding of staphylococcal pathogenesis and will enable key advances in protecting the public health from this pathogen. ..
  37. Human and mouse antibodies against influenza virus
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This may be of particular help in protecting the elderly from influenza. ..
  38. GLYCOCONJUGATES IN VIRAL PATHOGENESIS
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  39. Virulence determinants in S. aureus bacteremia
    Vance Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..aureus infections will advance our understanding of staphylococcal pathogenesis and will enable key advances in protecting the public health from this pathogen. ..
  40. Human and mouse antibodies against influenza virus
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This may be of particular help in protecting the elderly from influenza. ..
  41. Human and mouse antibodies against influenza virus
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This may be of particular help in protecting the elderly from influenza. ..
  42. Virulence determinants in S. aureus bacteremia
    Vance Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..aureus infections will advance our understanding of staphylococcal pathogenesis and will enable key advances in protecting the public health from this pathogen. ..
  43. Human and mouse antibodies against influenza virus
    GILLIAN AIR; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This may be of particular help in protecting the elderly from influenza. ..