Jorge Enrique Gomez-Marin

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Toxoplasma gondii, Brazil
    Jorge Gomez-Marin
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:512; author reply 512-3. 2007
  2. pmc Frequency of tuberculous and non-tuberculous mycobacteria in HIV infected patients from Bogota, Colombia
    M I Murcia-Aranguren
    Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Programa de Medicina, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    BMC Infect Dis 1:21. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint IS6110 fingerprinting of sensitive and resistant strains (1991-1992) of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Colombia
    Jorge Enrique Gomez-Marin
    Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad del Quindio, Colombia
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 97:1005-8. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Direct genotyping of animal and human isolates of Toxoplasma gondii from Colombia (South America)
    Carolina Gallego
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia Q, Colombia
    Acta Trop 97:161-7. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of IgG anti-toxoplasma avidity and polymerase chain reaction in the postnatal diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis
    Elizabeth Torres
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitologia Molecular, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia Q, Colombia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:693-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Toxoplasmosis in military personnel involved in jungle operations
    Jorge Enrique Gomez-Marin
    Grupo Parasitologia Molecular, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    Acta Trop 122:46-51. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Striking Divergence in Toxoplasma ROP16 Nucleotide Sequences From Human and Meat Samples
    Catalina Alvarez
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitologia Molecular, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia Grupo Toxoplasmosis y Parasitología General, CIMPAT, Universidad de Los Andes
    J Infect Dis 211:2006-13. 2015
  8. ncbi request reprint Screening by ophthalmoscopy for Toxoplasma retinochoroiditis in Colombia
    Alejandra de-la-Torre
    Molecular Parasitology Study Group GEPAMOL, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Columbia
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:354-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical validation of a western blot assay for congenital toxoplasmosis and newborn screening in a hospital in Armenia (Quindio) Colombia
    Carolina Gallego-Marín
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia Q, Colombia
    J Trop Pediatr 52:107-12. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of serine/arginine splicing factors family (SR) by positive selection
    Andrés J Gutierrez Escobar
    Grupo de Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    In Silico Biol 6:347-50. 2006

Collaborators

  • Alejandra de-la-Torre
  • Juan Manuel Anaya
  • Fabiana Lora-Suarez
  • Angie Molina
  • E Rodriguez
  • L Rigouts
  • Victor Sanchez
  • Aylan Farid Arenas
  • Catalina Alvarez
  • Andrés J Gutierrez Escobar
  • Elizabeth Torres-Morales
  • Fabiana Lora
  • Nestor Cardona
  • Elizabeth Torres
  • Andrés J Gutierrez-Escobar
  • Carolina Gallego
  • Carolina Gallego-Marín
  • Lored Dayana Uribe-Huertas
  • Monica Vargas
  • Claudia Herrera
  • Laura Taborda
  • Manuel Alfonso Patarroyo
  • Rafael Buitrago-Rey
  • Juan Carlos Sepulveda-Arias
  • Raul Rivera
  • M I Murcia-Aranguren
  • Jonathan M Padilla-Londoño
  • Yanet Villoria-Guerrero
  • Carlos Saavedra-Matiz
  • Ana Carolina Henao
  • Jorge Olarte
  • E de Mendivelson
  • B Gomez
  • E A Vargas
  • F S Alvarado
  • C I León
  • J G Bustillo
  • W A Triana

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Toxoplasma gondii, Brazil
    Jorge Gomez-Marin
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:512; author reply 512-3. 2007
  2. pmc Frequency of tuberculous and non-tuberculous mycobacteria in HIV infected patients from Bogota, Colombia
    M I Murcia-Aranguren
    Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Programa de Medicina, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    BMC Infect Dis 1:21. 2001
    ..We determined the frequency of isolation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and of non-tuberculous Mycobacterium species in diverse body fluids of HIV-infected patients in Bogota, Colombia...
  3. ncbi request reprint IS6110 fingerprinting of sensitive and resistant strains (1991-1992) of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Colombia
    Jorge Enrique Gomez-Marin
    Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad del Quindio, Colombia
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 97:1005-8. 2002
    ..Additional studies are necessaries in order to best characterize the situation in relation to human immunodeficiency virus epidemic and recent changes in tuberculosis control program...
  4. ncbi request reprint Direct genotyping of animal and human isolates of Toxoplasma gondii from Colombia (South America)
    Carolina Gallego
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia Q, Colombia
    Acta Trop 97:161-7. 2006
    ..9%) were SAG2 type I, 1 was SAG2 type III and 1 was atypical. In birds and cats all samples were SAG2 type I. Results support a predominance of the Toxoplasma SAG2 type I circulating in human and animals in South America...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of IgG anti-toxoplasma avidity and polymerase chain reaction in the postnatal diagnosis of congenital toxoplasmosis
    Elizabeth Torres
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitologia Molecular, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia Q, Colombia
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:693-5. 2013
    ..Avidity tests added 2 new cases that were not identified by other criteria. Overall sensitivity was 82.6%. Avidity assay, but not polymerase chain reaction, increased the sensitivity of confirmatory assays in congenital toxoplasmosis. ..
  6. doi request reprint Toxoplasmosis in military personnel involved in jungle operations
    Jorge Enrique Gomez-Marin
    Grupo Parasitologia Molecular, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    Acta Trop 122:46-51. 2012
    ..19%). All soldiers before being deployed in jungle operations should be tested for Toxoplasma antibodies and to receive adequate health information about the routine use of personnel filters to purify their water for consumption...
  7. doi request reprint Striking Divergence in Toxoplasma ROP16 Nucleotide Sequences From Human and Meat Samples
    Catalina Alvarez
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitologia Molecular, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia Grupo Toxoplasmosis y Parasitología General, CIMPAT, Universidad de Los Andes
    J Infect Dis 211:2006-13. 2015
    ..ROP16 is a protein kinase of Toxoplasma gondii identified in the mouse model as a virulent marker, but it is unknown whether this finding is relevant in human toxoplasmosis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Screening by ophthalmoscopy for Toxoplasma retinochoroiditis in Colombia
    Alejandra de-la-Torre
    Molecular Parasitology Study Group GEPAMOL, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Columbia
    Am J Ophthalmol 143:354-6. 2007
    ..To measure the prevalence of toxoplasmic retinal scars in a young universitary population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical validation of a western blot assay for congenital toxoplasmosis and newborn screening in a hospital in Armenia (Quindio) Colombia
    Carolina Gallego-Marín
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia Q, Colombia
    J Trop Pediatr 52:107-12. 2006
    ..2-0.8) of Toxoplasma infection in Colombian newborns. Thus, we recommend additional studies to determine the cost-effectiveness of a newborn screening program for congenital toxoplasmosis in other settings in Colombia...
  10. ncbi request reprint Molecular evolution of serine/arginine splicing factors family (SR) by positive selection
    Andrés J Gutierrez Escobar
    Grupo de Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    In Silico Biol 6:347-50. 2006
    ..The results of the phylogenetic trees suggest that this family has evolved by several gene duplication events as a result of a positive selection mechanism...
  11. pmc First Colombian multicentric newborn screening for congenital toxoplasmosis
    Jorge Enrique Gomez-Marin
    Grupo GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1195. 2011
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Th1 and Th2 immune response to P30 and ROP18 peptides in human toxoplasmosis
    Elizabeth Torres-Morales
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Universidad del Quindio, Av Bolivar 12 N, Armenia, Quindio, Colombia, South America
    Med Microbiol Immunol 203:315-22. 2014
    ..Colombian ocular toxoplasmosis patients' immune response was Th2-skewed, regardless of the nature of antigen stimulus. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Postoperative Alcaligenes xylosoxidans endophthalmitis: report of two cases
    Alejandra de-la-Torre
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitologia Molecular, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    Arq Bras Oftalmol 71:115-7. 2008
    ..This kind of case is rare. There have been only previously reported seven cases worldwide to the best of our knowledge...
  14. doi request reprint Toxoplasma gondii: molecular cloning and characterization of a nitric oxide synthase-like protein
    Andrés J Gutierrez-Escobar
    Grupo de Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    Exp Parasitol 119:358-63. 2008
    ..Our results indicate that the recombinant protein derived from the putative genomic sequence, at the chromosome 1b of T. gondii, is able to produce nitrites from L-arginine as substrate...
  15. doi request reprint Characterization of ROP18 alleles in human toxoplasmosis
    Victor Sanchez
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia Q, Colombia
    Parasitol Int 63:463-9. 2014
    ..Determination of antibodies against ROP18 protein was not useful for serotyping in human toxoplasmosis. ..
  16. pmc Giardiasis in children living in post-earthquake camps from Armenia (Colombia)
    Fabiana Lora-Suarez
    Programa de Biologia, Facultad de Educacion, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    BMC Public Health 2:5. 2002
    ..Parasitological studies found that, in this population, giardiasis was the most frequent parasitic infection. This study was carried out in order to determine the epidemiological risk factors associated with this high prevalence...
  17. ncbi request reprint Evolutionary origin of the protozoan parasites histone-like proteins (HU)
    Aylan Farid Arenas
    Grupo de Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    In Silico Biol 8:15-20. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of two inhibitors of invasion: LY311727 [3-(3-acetamide-1-benzyl-2-ethyl-indolyl-5-oxy)propane phosphonic acid] and AEBSF [4-(2-aminoethyl)-benzenesulphonyl fluoride] in acute murine toxoplasmosis
    Rafael Buitrago-Rey
    Facultad de Medicina, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Armenia Q, Colombia
    J Antimicrob Chemother 49:871-4. 2002
    ..In contrast, AEBSF demonstrated a significant increase in length of survival, and this effect was enhanced when AEBSF was administered with non-protective doses of pyrimethamine...
  19. doi request reprint Serum levels of dehydroepiandrosterone sulfate (DHEAS) in ocular toxoplasmosis
    Alejandra de-la-Torre
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitologia Molecular, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 45:65-8. 2012
    ..No significant differences in serum levels of DHEAS were found between groups when age and sex were controlled. DHEAS levels were not significantly different in active ocular toxoplasmosis related to non active or non infected persons...
  20. doi request reprint Clinical patterns of uveitis in two ophthalmology centres in Bogota, Colombia
    Alejandra de-la-Torre
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    Clin Exp Ophthalmol 37:458-66. 2009
    ..To describe the distribution pattern and the clinical features of uveitis in two ophthalmology referral centres in Colombia...
  21. doi request reprint Quality of life assessment in ocular toxoplasmosis in a Colombian population
    Alejandra de-la-Torre
    Grupo de Estudio en Parasitología Molecular GEPAMOL, Centro de Investigaciones Biomedicas, Universidad del Quindio, Armenia, Colombia
    Ocul Immunol Inflamm 19:262-6. 2011
    ..To assess the quality of life in patients with ocular toxoplasmosis...