Mamdoh M Meqdam

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Affiliation: Jordan University of Science and Technology
Country: Jordan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-seasonal viral and bacterial episode of diarrhoea in the Jordan Valley, West of Jordan
    M M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 18:133-8. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Characterization of immune response to synthetic peptides derived from the hemagglutinin of measles virus
    M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    New Microbiol 23:113-8. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhanced detection of respiratory syncytial virus by shell vial in children hospitalised with respiratory illnesses in northern Jordan
    M M Meqdam
    Departments of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Med Virol 62:518-23. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Detection of adenovirus infection in children in Jordan
    M M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Princess Rahma Hospital, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Ann Trop Paediatr 21:59-65. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Enteroviral meningitis in Northern Jordan: prevalence and association with clinical findings
    Mamdoh M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Med Virol 66:224-8. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Bacteremia in children: etiologic agents, focal sites, and risk factors
    L F Nimri
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    J Trop Pediatr 47:356-60. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Human metapneumovirus in Jordan: prevalence and clinical symptoms in hospitalized pediatric patients and molecular virus characterization
    Lina M Qaisy
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 74:288-91. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of herpes simplex and varicella zoster viruses in clinical specimens using direct immunofluorescence and cell culture assays
    M M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    Microbios 105:111-8. 2001

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-seasonal viral and bacterial episode of diarrhoea in the Jordan Valley, West of Jordan
    M M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 18:133-8. 1997
    ..This study reveals the identity of pathogenic agents that are not detected by traditional methods employed by the health authority laboratories, which emphasise the urgent need for developing the current diagnostic techniques...
  2. ncbi request reprint Characterization of immune response to synthetic peptides derived from the hemagglutinin of measles virus
    M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    New Microbiol 23:113-8. 2000
    ..Human sera positive for measles virus antibody reacted with the synthesized peptides indicating that the selected locations function as partial antigenic sites...
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhanced detection of respiratory syncytial virus by shell vial in children hospitalised with respiratory illnesses in northern Jordan
    M M Meqdam
    Departments of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Med Virol 62:518-23. 2000
    ..3%) and specificity (96.9%) for detecting RSV from nasopharyngeal aspirates. These results emphasise the importance of SV culture assay for diagnosis of RSV, although immunofluorescence is a valuable, rapid diagnostic assay...
  4. ncbi request reprint Detection of adenovirus infection in children in Jordan
    M M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Princess Rahma Hospital, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 3030, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    Ann Trop Paediatr 21:59-65. 2001
    ..8% and 99.7%, respectively, for detecting adenovirus from NPA. These results emphasize that CC assay is still important for the diagnosis of adenovirus, although SV and DFA are superior diagnostic assays...
  5. ncbi request reprint Enteroviral meningitis in Northern Jordan: prevalence and association with clinical findings
    Mamdoh M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Med Virol 66:224-8. 2002
    ..These results emphasize the importance of shell vial culture assay for diagnosing enteroviruses, especially in laboratories that do not have access to advanced techniques such as polymerase chain reaction...
  6. ncbi request reprint Bacteremia in children: etiologic agents, focal sites, and risk factors
    L F Nimri
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    J Trop Pediatr 47:356-60. 2001
    ..Resistance of the isolated pathogens to several commonly used antibiotics was observed. Empirical treatment with antibiotics is recommended only in life-threatening cases...
  7. doi request reprint Human metapneumovirus in Jordan: prevalence and clinical symptoms in hospitalized pediatric patients and molecular virus characterization
    Lina M Qaisy
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 74:288-91. 2012
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  8. ncbi request reprint Detection of herpes simplex and varicella zoster viruses in clinical specimens using direct immunofluorescence and cell culture assays
    M M Meqdam
    Department of Applied Biology, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid
    Microbios 105:111-8. 2001
    ..For epidemiological studies, atypical cases and immunocompromised patients the clinical diagnosis should be confirmed in the laboratory...