S N Tabrizi

Summary

Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Evaluation of real time polymerase chain reaction assays for confirmation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in clinical samples tested positive in the Roche Cobas Amplicor assay
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Molecular Microbiology, The Royal Women s Hospital, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 80:68-71. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of tampon and urine as self-administered methods of specimen collection in the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Trichomonas vaginalis in women
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Microbiology, The Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Int J STD AIDS 9:347-9. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and genotyping of HPV in cervical cancer among Australian women
    S Chen
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Disease, The Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Australia
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 67:163-8. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Anyplex II HPV28 detection and Anyplex II HPV HR detection assays are highly concordant with other commercial assays for detection of high-risk HPV genotypes in women with high grade cervical abnormalities
    A M Cornall
    Regional HPV Lab Net Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, 3052, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis . 2016
  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of patient-administered tampon specimens for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Microbiology, The Royal Women s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 27:133-7. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Serologic response to human papillomavirus 16 among Australian women with high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, University of Melbourne, The Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:1032-5. 2006
  7. doi request reprint EUROarray human papillomavirus (HPV) assay is highly concordant with other commercial assays for detection of high-risk HPV genotypes in women with high grade cervical abnormalities
    A M Cornall
    Regional HPV Lab Net Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, 3052, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 35:1033-6. 2016
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of PorB variable region typing of Neisseria gonorrhoeae using PCR-ELISA in samples collected from men who have sex with men
    A E Ling
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Clin Lab Anal 21:237-43. 2007
  9. pmc Evaluation of the Hologic Panther Transcription-Mediated Amplification Assay for Detection of Mycoplasma genitalium
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 54:2201-3. 2016
  10. doi request reprint Molecular diagnosis of bacterial vaginosis: Does adjustment for total bacterial load or human cellular content improve diagnostic performance?
    E L Plummer
    Department of Molecular Microbiology, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    J Microbiol Methods . 2016

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  1. pmc Evaluation of real time polymerase chain reaction assays for confirmation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in clinical samples tested positive in the Roche Cobas Amplicor assay
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Molecular Microbiology, The Royal Women s Hospital, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 80:68-71. 2004
    ..Development of a rapid, sensitive, and accurate assay for confirmation of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in clinical samples...
  2. ncbi request reprint Comparison of tampon and urine as self-administered methods of specimen collection in the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Trichomonas vaginalis in women
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Microbiology, The Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Int J STD AIDS 9:347-9. 1998
    ..Tampon-collected specimens tested by PCR were more sensitive than urine specimens for the detection of N. gonorrhoeae and T. vaginalis (P < 0.001) and equally sensitive for the detection of C. trachomatis (P=0.45)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and genotyping of HPV in cervical cancer among Australian women
    S Chen
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Disease, The Royal Women s Hospital, Carlton, Australia
    Int J Gynaecol Obstet 67:163-8. 1999
    ..To investigate the association between HPV DNA detection and histological examination of tumor biopsies from women with cervical cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anyplex II HPV28 detection and Anyplex II HPV HR detection assays are highly concordant with other commercial assays for detection of high-risk HPV genotypes in women with high grade cervical abnormalities
    A M Cornall
    Regional HPV Lab Net Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, 3052, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis . 2016
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  5. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of patient-administered tampon specimens for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Microbiology, The Royal Women s Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    Sex Transm Dis 27:133-7. 2000
    ..This method avoids the need for endocervical sampling and stringent criteria for transport...
  6. ncbi request reprint Serologic response to human papillomavirus 16 among Australian women with high-grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, University of Melbourne, The Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:1032-5. 2006
    ..Overall, HPV 16 serology is a poor predictor of presence of HPV 16-associated CIN 3 in patient population studied...
  7. doi request reprint EUROarray human papillomavirus (HPV) assay is highly concordant with other commercial assays for detection of high-risk HPV genotypes in women with high grade cervical abnormalities
    A M Cornall
    Regional HPV Lab Net Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, 3052, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 35:1033-6. 2016
    ..001). EUROarray was concordant with other assays evaluated for detection of high-risk HPV and showed sensitivity and specificity for detection of ≥ CIN2 of 86 % and 71 %, respectively. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of PorB variable region typing of Neisseria gonorrhoeae using PCR-ELISA in samples collected from men who have sex with men
    A E Ling
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    J Clin Lab Anal 21:237-43. 2007
    ..gonorrhoeae from N. meningitidis present in some of the samples. PCR ELISA is a rapid, relatively inexpensive and alternative molecular typing method for N. gonorrhoeae, suitable for use in conjunction with molecular diagnostic tests...
  9. pmc Evaluation of the Hologic Panther Transcription-Mediated Amplification Assay for Detection of Mycoplasma genitalium
    S N Tabrizi
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 54:2201-3. 2016
    ..4%, 93.6%, and 100%, respectively. Detection of M. genitalium by the use of the Panther transcription-mediated amplification assay offers a simple, accurate, and sensitive platform for diagnostic laboratories. ..
  10. doi request reprint Molecular diagnosis of bacterial vaginosis: Does adjustment for total bacterial load or human cellular content improve diagnostic performance?
    E L Plummer
    Department of Molecular Microbiology, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Melbourne, Australia Electronic address
    J Microbiol Methods . 2016
    ..95[95%CI=0.93,0.97]), adjusting for total bacterial or human cell load did not consistently increase the diagnostic performance of the assays...
  11. doi request reprint Comparison of the Roche Cobas® 4800 HPV assay to Roche Amplicor for detection of high-risk human papillomavirus
    S Phillips
    Regional HPV Lab Net Reference Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 35:1305-7. 2016
    ..Overall 507 samples were tested on Cobas and compared to previous AMP results, with discrepant samples tested on Roche Linear Array...
  12. ncbi request reprint Human papillomavirus genotype prevalence in cervical biopsies from women diagnosed with cervical intraepithelial neoplasia or cervical cancer in Melbourne, Australia
    M P Stevens
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, 132 Grattan Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 16:1017-24. 2006
    ..2%) among CC biopsies (P < 0.0001). These results indicate that the two most prevalent CC-associated HPV genotypes in Australia parallel those described internationally, with type variations thereafter...
  13. doi request reprint Human papillomavirus genotype detection from archival papanicolaou-stained cervical tests
    Sepehr N Tabrizi
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    Cancer Cytopathol 118:482-9. 2010
    ..Pap tests are ideal because the majority of women in countries with comprehensive screening programs would have had several collected and stored...
  14. pmc Prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Chlamydia trachomatis, Trichomonas vaginalis and human papillomavirus) in female attendees of a sexually transmitted diseases clinic in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
    S M Garland
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia
    Infect Dis Obstet Gynecol 9:143-6. 2001
    ..Furthermore, detection of oncogenic HPV was common, indicating that it is vital that a strategy to reduce cervical cancer such as a pre-cancer cervical cytology screening program also be introduced...
  15. pmc Cryptic-plasmid-free gonococci may contribute to failure of cppB gene-based assays to confirm results of BD ProbeTEC PCR for identification of Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    J W Tapsall
    J Clin Microbiol 43:2036-7. 2005
  16. pmc A cluster of culture positive gonococcal infections but with false negative cppB gene based PCR
    G Lum
    Department of Microbiology, Royal Darwin Hospital, Casuarina, Northern Territory, Australia
    Sex Transm Infect 81:400-2. 2005
    ..To describe the prevalence and characteristics of isolates of Neisseria gonorrhoeae grown from urine samples that produced negative results with nucleic acid amplification assays (NAA) targeting the cppB gene...
  17. ncbi request reprint The association of Atopobium vaginae and Gardnerella vaginalis with bacterial vaginosis and recurrence after oral metronidazole therapy
    C S Bradshaw
    Melbourne Sexual Health Centre, The Alfred Hospital, Carlton, 3053, Victoria, Australia
    J Infect Dis 194:828-36. 2006
    ..We investigated associations between Atopobium vaginae and bacterial vaginosis (BV) and the role that A. vaginae plays in recurrent BV after oral metronidazole therapy...
  18. pmc Validation of roche COBAS Amplicor assay for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis in rectal and pharyngeal specimens by an omp1 PCR assay
    N A Lister
    Department of Public Health, The University of Melbourne, Royal Women s Hospital, Women s and Children s Health, Melbourne, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 42:239-41. 2004
    ..The findings of this study support the confident reporting of C. trachomatis detected by COBAS Amplicor in extragenital specimens and support the utility of this assay as a screening test for MSM...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comparison of conventional testing to polymerase chain reaction in detection of Trichomonas vaginalis in indigenous women living in remote areas
    K S Smith
    Tristate STI HIV Project, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
    Int J STD AIDS 16:811-5. 2005
    ..06-6.93, P = 0.037). Superior assays such as PCR should be a diagnostic option to adequately screen and treat women with T. vaginalis, in order to reduce complications, including the increased risk of HIV transmission...
  20. ncbi request reprint Re-infection of Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis infections among men who have sex with men
    N A Lister
    Department of Public Health, The University of Melbourne, and Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Royal Women s Hospital, Australia
    Int J STD AIDS 17:415-7. 2006
    ..Of the 21 infections identified, five cases were symptomatic. The incidence of rectal infections among MSM is high and prior RNg or RCt should be included as a risk factor for frequent screening...