Samira Mubareka

Summary

Affiliation: Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi Influenza virus emitted by naturally-infected hosts in a healthcare setting
    Samira Mubareka
    Sunnybrook Research Institute, 2075 Bayview Avenue suite B103, Toronto, ON M4N 3M1, Canada Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 73:105-7. 2015
  2. pmc Western Cold and Flu (WeCoF) aerosol study--preliminary results
    Eric Savory
    Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, 1151 Richmond Street North, London N6A 5B9, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 7:563. 2014
  3. doi Co-circulation of multiple genotypes of human rhinovirus during a large outbreak of respiratory illness in a veterans' long-term care home
    Samira Mubareka
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Suite B103, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5, Canada Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:455-60. 2013
  4. doi Famciclovir: a focus on efficacy and safety
    Samira Mubareka
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Research Institute, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, M4N 3M5, Canada
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 9:643-58. 2010
  5. doi Use of an improved quantitative polymerase chain reaction assay to determine differences in human rhinovirus viral loads in different populations
    Andrea Granados
    St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 74:384-7. 2012
  6. doi Immunomodulatory therapy for severe influenza
    Ilyse Darwish
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Medical Science, McLaughlin Rotman Centre for Global Health, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 9:807-22. 2011
  7. pmc Mesenchymal stromal (stem) cell therapy fails to improve outcomes in experimental severe influenza
    Ilyse Darwish
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e71761. 2013
  8. doi Identification of predictors of early infection in acute burn patients
    Laura Schultz
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Pharmacy, Canada
    Burns 39:1355-66. 2013

Collaborators

  • Nick Daneman
  • Henry Wong
  • Fred Y Aoki
  • Ilyse Darwish
  • Eric Savory
  • Laura Schultz
  • Andrea Granados
  • W Conrad Liles
  • Lauren R Cuthbertson
  • Karin Blackman
  • Matthew C Roberto
  • William E Lin
  • James A Scott
  • Kevin C Kain
  • Marion Elligsen
  • Scott E Walker
  • Rickvinder Besla
  • David Banner
  • Sandra A N Walker
  • David J Kelvin
  • Hani Kim
  • Andrew Simor
  • Sylvia Chong
  • James Mahony
  • Marek Smieja
  • Emma Goodall
  • Lisa Banh
  • Kathy Luinstra

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi Influenza virus emitted by naturally-infected hosts in a healthcare setting
    Samira Mubareka
    Sunnybrook Research Institute, 2075 Bayview Avenue suite B103, Toronto, ON M4N 3M1, Canada Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 73:105-7. 2015
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  2. pmc Western Cold and Flu (WeCoF) aerosol study--preliminary results
    Eric Savory
    Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, 1151 Richmond Street North, London N6A 5B9, Canada
    BMC Res Notes 7:563. 2014
    ..The WeCoF project aims at providing evidence to support prevention measures to mitigate person-to-person influenza transmission in critical locations, such as hospitals, and during pandemics...
  3. doi Co-circulation of multiple genotypes of human rhinovirus during a large outbreak of respiratory illness in a veterans' long-term care home
    Samira Mubareka
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Suite B103, Toronto, ON M4N 3M5, Canada Electronic address
    J Clin Virol 58:455-60. 2013
    ..Human rhinoviruses (HRVs) are a well-recognized cause of long-term care home (LTCH) outbreaks of respiratory illness. However, there are limited data on the molecular epidemiology of the HRV types involved...
  4. doi Famciclovir: a focus on efficacy and safety
    Samira Mubareka
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and Research Institute, Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, M4N 3M5, Canada
    Expert Opin Drug Saf 9:643-58. 2010
    ..It is indicated for management of mucocutaneous herpes simplex virus disease and acute herpes zoster, and has been investigated for management of hepatitis B virus infection...
  5. doi Use of an improved quantitative polymerase chain reaction assay to determine differences in human rhinovirus viral loads in different populations
    Andrea Granados
    St Joseph s Healthcare, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 74:384-7. 2012
    ..001). Using an HRV qPCR, we showed that viral loads did not differ between the community and hospitalized populations and significantly decreased following symptoms onset in healthy individuals...
  6. doi Immunomodulatory therapy for severe influenza
    Ilyse Darwish
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Medical Science, McLaughlin Rotman Centre for Global Health, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 9:807-22. 2011
    ..We then conclude with a rationale for the use of mesenchymal stromal (stem) cells and angiopoietin-1 therapy against deleterious influenza-induced host responses that mediate end-organ injury and dysfunction...
  7. pmc Mesenchymal stromal (stem) cell therapy fails to improve outcomes in experimental severe influenza
    Ilyse Darwish
    Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Medical Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 8:e71761. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that MSC therapy would improve survival, dampen lung inflammation and decrease acute lung injury (ALI) in a murine model of severe influenza...
  8. doi Identification of predictors of early infection in acute burn patients
    Laura Schultz
    Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Department of Pharmacy, Canada
    Burns 39:1355-66. 2013
    ..05). This pilot project identified significant predictors of early infection and sepsis in acute burns and will be validated in a prospective study...