Hélène Fricker-Hidalgo

Summary

Affiliation: CHU de Grenoble
Country: France

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Disseminated toxoplasmosis with pulmonary involvement after heart transplantation
    H Fricker-Hidalgo
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Chentre Hospitalo Universitaire, Grenoble, France
    Transpl Infect Dis 7:38-40. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Interpretation of the Elecsys Toxo IgG avidity results for very low and very high index: study on 741 sera with a determined date of toxoplasmosis
    H Fricker-Hidalgo
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Mycology, Grenoble University Hospital and Grenoble Alpes University, CS10217, 38043, Grenoble Cedex 9, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis . 2016
  3. pmc Toxoplasma seroconversion with negative or transient immunoglobulin M in pregnant women: myth or reality? A French multicenter retrospective study
    H Fricker-Hidalgo
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble 1 et Centre Hospitalier Universitaire A Michallon, Grenoble, France
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2103-11. 2013
  4. pmc Recombinant allergens combined with biological markers in the diagnosis of allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis in cystic fibrosis patients
    Hélène Fricker-Hidalgo
    Parasitologie Mycologie, Pôle Biologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Grenoble Cedex 9, France
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:1330-6. 2010
  5. pmc Evaluation of Candida ID, a new chromogenic medium for fungal isolation and preliminary identification of some yeast species
    H Fricker-Hidalgo
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, 38043 Grenoble, France
    J Clin Microbiol 39:1647-9. 2001
  6. doi request reprint Diagnosis of toxoplasmosis after allogeneic stem cell transplantation: results of DNA detection and serological techniques
    Hélène Fricker-Hidalgo
    Parasitologie Mycologie, Pôle Biologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Grenoble, France
    Clin Infect Dis 48:e9-e15. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Value of Toxoplasma gondii detection in one hundred thirty-three placentas for the diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis
    Hélène Fricker-Hidalgo
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Département des Agents Infectieux Départements de Gynécologie Obstétrique, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, BP217, 38043, Grenoble, France
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:845-6. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint New Vidas assay for Toxoplasma-specific IgG avidity: evaluation on 603 sera
    Hélène Fricker-Hidalgo
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Grenoble, BP217, 38043 Grenoble Cedex 9, France
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 56:167-72. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of the VIDAS Toxo IgG IV assay in the detection of antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii
    Nathalie Roux-Buisson
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, BP217, 38043 Grenoble, France
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 53:79-81. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Comparative evaluation of the ARCHITECT Toxo IgG, IgM, and IgG Avidity assays for anti-Toxoplasma antibodies detection in pregnant women sera
    Françoise Gay-Andrieu
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Institut de Biologie, CHU de Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 65:279-87. 2009

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Disseminated toxoplasmosis with pulmonary involvement after heart transplantation
    H Fricker-Hidalgo
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Chentre Hospitalo Universitaire, Grenoble, France
    Transpl Infect Dis 7:38-40. 2005
    ..However, the patient survived thanks to early diagnosis confirmed by polymerase chain reaction on blood and by serological techniques, and early treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint Interpretation of the Elecsys Toxo IgG avidity results for very low and very high index: study on 741 sera with a determined date of toxoplasmosis
    H Fricker-Hidalgo
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Mycology, Grenoble University Hospital and Grenoble Alpes University, CS10217, 38043, Grenoble Cedex 9, France
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis . 2016
    ..Moreover avidity values ≤15% were reported in the 62 sera sampled less than 3 months after infection. Thus avidity values ≤15% excluded infection more than 3 months...
  3. pmc Toxoplasma seroconversion with negative or transient immunoglobulin M in pregnant women: myth or reality? A French multicenter retrospective study
    H Fricker-Hidalgo
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Universite Joseph Fourier, Grenoble 1 et Centre Hospitalier Universitaire A Michallon, Grenoble, France
    J Clin Microbiol 51:2103-11. 2013
    ..In conclusion, when the interpretation of serological results is so difficult, it seems cautious to initiate treatment by spiramycin and to follow the pregnant women and their newborns...
  4. pmc Recombinant allergens combined with biological markers in the diagnosis of allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis in cystic fibrosis patients
    Hélène Fricker-Hidalgo
    Parasitologie Mycologie, Pôle Biologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Grenoble Cedex 9, France
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 17:1330-6. 2010
    ..In conclusion, this retrospective study showed the relevance of rAspf4 IgE detection, in combination with other biological markers (Aspergillus IgG ELISA, precipitins, and total IgE), for improving the biological diagnosis of ABPA...
  5. pmc Evaluation of Candida ID, a new chromogenic medium for fungal isolation and preliminary identification of some yeast species
    H Fricker-Hidalgo
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, 38043 Grenoble, France
    J Clin Microbiol 39:1647-9. 2001
    ..In comparison with Albicans ID2 and Sabouraud gentamicin chloramphenicol on 446 fungal strains, Candida ID allowed the isolation of more species than Albicans ID 2 (95.5% versus 91.2%)...
  6. doi request reprint Diagnosis of toxoplasmosis after allogeneic stem cell transplantation: results of DNA detection and serological techniques
    Hélène Fricker-Hidalgo
    Parasitologie Mycologie, Pôle Biologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, Grenoble, France
    Clin Infect Dis 48:e9-e15. 2009
    ..The aim of our study was to examine the performance of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and serological techniques in the diagnosis of toxoplasmosis after HSCT...
  7. ncbi request reprint Value of Toxoplasma gondii detection in one hundred thirty-three placentas for the diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis
    Hélène Fricker-Hidalgo
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Département des Agents Infectieux Départements de Gynécologie Obstétrique, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, BP217, 38043, Grenoble, France
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:845-6. 2007
    ..The specificity of Toxoplasma gondii detection in the placenta was 94.7%...
  8. ncbi request reprint New Vidas assay for Toxoplasma-specific IgG avidity: evaluation on 603 sera
    Hélène Fricker-Hidalgo
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Grenoble, BP217, 38043 Grenoble Cedex 9, France
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 56:167-72. 2006
    ..3 for 44/46 sera of pregnant women and for 47/47 sera of immunosuppressed patients. Thus, the new version of avidity test was helpful primarily to rule out that an infection had occurred within the prior 4 months...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparative analysis of the VIDAS Toxo IgG IV assay in the detection of antibodies to Toxoplasma gondii
    Nathalie Roux-Buisson
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, BP217, 38043 Grenoble, France
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 53:79-81. 2005
    ..Vidas Toxo IgG IV replaces Vidas Toxo IgG II by offering a more standardized antigenic production and a lower number of indeterminate results while retaining equivalent sensitivity and specificity...
  10. doi request reprint Comparative evaluation of the ARCHITECT Toxo IgG, IgM, and IgG Avidity assays for anti-Toxoplasma antibodies detection in pregnant women sera
    Françoise Gay-Andrieu
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Institut de Biologie, CHU de Nantes, 44093 Nantes Cedex 1, France
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 65:279-87. 2009
    ..5% (137/189) of cases. The method can be used reliably to exclude recent infections in sera with concurrently positive results for IgM and IgG (IgG, >3 IU/mL)...
  11. ncbi request reprint The dense granule protein GRA2, a new marker for the serodiagnosis of acute Toxoplasma infection: comparison of sera collected in both France and Iran from pregnant women
    Majid Golkar
    CNRS UMR 5163, UFR de Biologie, Institut Jean Roget, Universite Joseph Fourier, Campus Sante, Domaine de la Merci, and Parasitology and Mycology Laboratory, Grenoble Teaching Hospital A Michallon, Grenoble Cedex 09, France
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 58:419-26. 2007
    ..4% (sera collected in Iran) for sera of chronic infection. The recombinant GRA2 could thus advantageously complement previously described T. gondii antigens for the serodiagnosis of acute Toxoplasma infection...
  12. doi request reprint Contribution of anti-Hsp70.1 IgG antibody levels to the diagnostic certainty of clinically suspected ocular toxoplasmosis
    Bernabé F F Chumpitazi
    Laboratory of Parasitology and Mycology, Fourier University, Grenoble 1, Grenoble, France
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:5530-6. 2010
    ..The authors postulate that infected patients may exhibit serum IgG anti-Hsp70.1 antibodies and that determining the presence of these antibodies could improve the diagnosis of suspected ocular toxoplasmosis...
  13. pmc Detection of circulating Aspergillus fumigatus galactomannan: value and limits of the Platelia test for diagnosing invasive aspergillosis
    Claudine Pinel
    Service de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire, 38043 Grenoble, France
    J Clin Microbiol 41:2184-6. 2003
    ..0% (17 of 34 cases). The disappointing sensitivity associated with the presence of rare false-positive cases underlines the limits of this test...
  14. doi request reprint The placenta: a main role in congenital toxoplasmosis?
    Florence Robert-Gangneux
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier et Universitaire de Rennes, Rennes, France
    Trends Parasitol 27:530-6. 2011
    ..Here we argue in favour of placental examination for both diagnostic and epidemiological purposes...
  15. doi request reprint Relevance of and New Developments in Serology for Toxoplasmosis
    Céline Dard
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Centre Hospitalier et Universitaire de Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France Institut Albert Bonniot, INSERM U1209 CNRS UMR 5309, Université Grenoble Alpes, Grenoble, France Electronic address
    Trends Parasitol 32:492-506. 2016
    ..Notwithstanding their undeniable importance, serological tools need to be continuously improved and the interpretation of the ensuing results remains complex in many circumstances. ..
  16. doi request reprint Late diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis based on serological follow-up: A case report
    Céline Dard
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, centre hospitalier universitaire de Grenoble Alpes, CS 10217, 38043 Grenoble Cedex 9, France Institute for Advanced Biosciences, Team Host Pathogen Interactions and Immunity to Infection, INSERM U1209, CNRS UMR5309, Université Grenoble Alpes, 38700 Grenoble, France Electronic address
    Parasitol Int . 2016
    ..This allows not only the exclusion of congenital toxoplasmosis when serology becomes negative, but also the diagnosis and treatment of congenital toxoplasmosis when infection is detected later in development...