Jose Dominguez

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. pmc Comparison of two commercially available gamma interferon blood tests for immunodiagnosis of tuberculosis
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:168-71. 2008
  2. doi Quantitative evaluation of T-cell response after specific antigen stimulation in active and latent tuberculosis infection in adults and children
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 65:236-46. 2009
  3. doi T-cell responses to the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific antigens in active tuberculosis patients at the beginning, during, and after antituberculosis treatment
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 63:43-51. 2009
  4. doi Specific Mycobacterium tuberculosis T cell responses to RD1-selected peptides for the monitoring of anti-tuberculosis therapy
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:161-7. 2012
  5. doi Executive summary of the guidelines for the use of interferon-γ release assays in the diagnosis of tuberculosis infection
    Miguel Santin
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Bellvitge University Hospital IDIBELL, C Feixa Llarga, S N, 08907 L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 34:304-8. 2016
  6. doi Evaluation of a latex agglutination test (PYLOGEN) for the detection of Helicobacter pylori in stool specimens
    Silvia Blanco
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut d Investigació Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 63:349-53. 2009
  7. doi Comparison of stool antigen immunoassay methods for detecting Helicobacter pylori infection before and after eradication treatment
    Silvia Blanco
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 61:150-5. 2008
  8. pmc Value of procalcitonin, C-reactive protein, and neopterin in exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Alicia Lacoma
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 6:157-69. 2011
  9. ncbi [Utility of molecular biology in the microbiological diagnosis of mycobacterial infections]
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 26:33-41. 2008
  10. doi IFN-gamma-release assays to diagnose TB infection in the immunocompromised individual
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain and, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain and, CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Expert Rev Respir Med 3:309-27. 2009

Collaborators

  • Cristina Prat
  • Irene Latorre
  • Neus Altet
  • Miguel Santin
  • Irma Casas
  • Luis Anibarro
  • Pere Tudela
  • Cristina Tural
  • Lurdes Matas
  • Fernando Alcaide
  • Silvia Blanco
  • Alicia Lacoma
  • Vicente Ausina
  • Juan Ruiz-Manzano
  • Felipe Andreo
  • Maria Luiza de Souza-Galvão
  • Jessica Diaz
  • Sonia Minguez
  • Lucía Ortega
  • Nerea García-Sierra
  • Andriy Dudnyk
  • Barbara Molina-Moya
  • Sofia Samper
  • Lucía Haba
  • Edita Pimkina
  • Jose Maldonado
  • Neus Altet-Gómez
  • Jordi Solsona
  • Albert Bas
  • Josep Maria Mòdol
  • Miguel Perez
  • Adela Cantos
  • Maria Asunción Seminario
  • Montse Gimenez
  • María Angeles Jiménez-Fuentes
  • Celia Milà
  • Cristina Prat-Aymerich
  • Lourdes Mateo
  • Alejandro Olive
  • Luis Lores
  • Juan Ruiz
  • Elisabet Arellano
  • Josep Morera
  • Ferran Bastart
  • Montserrat Sierra
  • Núria Galí
  • Joaquin Martinez
  • Vicenc Ausina

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. pmc Comparison of two commercially available gamma interferon blood tests for immunodiagnosis of tuberculosis
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:168-71. 2008
    ..Among children who were not BCG vaccinated but had a positive tuberculin skin test, QFN-G-IT was negative in 53.3% of cases, and T-SPOT.TB was negative in 50% of cases...
  2. doi Quantitative evaluation of T-cell response after specific antigen stimulation in active and latent tuberculosis infection in adults and children
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 65:236-46. 2009
    ..In addition, the results are consistent with the current evidence that T-cell response may indicate mycobacterial burden and disease activity...
  3. doi T-cell responses to the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-specific antigens in active tuberculosis patients at the beginning, during, and after antituberculosis treatment
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 63:43-51. 2009
    ..The T-SPOT.TB was more sensitive in diagnosing active TB than the QFN-G-IT. The IFN-gamma tests could be used as a complementary method in the diagnosis of active TB...
  4. doi Specific Mycobacterium tuberculosis T cell responses to RD1-selected peptides for the monitoring of anti-tuberculosis therapy
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:161-7. 2012
    ..We have evaluated the host interferon-gamma (IFN-γ) T cell response to these RD1 selected peptides at the beginning and during anti-tuberculosis therapy...
  5. doi Executive summary of the guidelines for the use of interferon-γ release assays in the diagnosis of tuberculosis infection
    Miguel Santin
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Bellvitge University Hospital IDIBELL, C Feixa Llarga, S N, 08907 L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 34:304-8. 2016
    ..The guidelines will be applicable to specialist and primary care, and public health. ..
  6. doi Evaluation of a latex agglutination test (PYLOGEN) for the detection of Helicobacter pylori in stool specimens
    Silvia Blanco
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut d Investigació Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 63:349-53. 2009
    ..The results of the UBT of the patients were studied 6 weeks after eradication therapy. The sensitivity and specificity of the LA test relative to UBT for patients after treatment were 75% and 93.3%, respectively...
  7. doi Comparison of stool antigen immunoassay methods for detecting Helicobacter pylori infection before and after eradication treatment
    Silvia Blanco
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 61:150-5. 2008
    ..pylori Letitest (85%). HpStAR EIA and H. pylori Letitest could be used as a routine diagnostic tool in the microbiology laboratory for assessing clinical significance and eradication control of H. pylori infection...
  8. pmc Value of procalcitonin, C-reactive protein, and neopterin in exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Alicia Lacoma
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 6:157-69. 2011
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  9. ncbi [Utility of molecular biology in the microbiological diagnosis of mycobacterial infections]
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 26:33-41. 2008
    ..The molecular epidemiology of TB will be performed, in its various applications, by faster and more automated techniques than those currently available...
  10. doi IFN-gamma-release assays to diagnose TB infection in the immunocompromised individual
    Jose Dominguez
    Servei de Microbiologia, Fundació Institut d Investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Barcelona, Spain and, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain and, CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Expert Rev Respir Med 3:309-27. 2009
    ..In summary, IFN-gamma-based tests appear to be a valuable tool, in combination with the TST, for diagnosing TB infection in immunosuppressed patients...
  11. doi Pyrosequencing for rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis second-line drugs and ethambutol resistance
    Alicia Lacoma
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Institut d Investigacio Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916, Badalona, Spain CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias CIBERES, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 83:263-9. 2015
    ..However, for a correct management of patients with suspected extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis, susceptibility results obtained by molecular methods should be confirmed by a phenotypic method. ..
  12. ncbi Utility of a pneumonia severity index in the optimization of the diagnostic and therapeutic effort for community-acquired pneumonia
    Lucía Ortega
    Servicios de Medicina Interna, SCIAS Hospital de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:657-63. 2005
    ..Therefore, although hospitalization of patients with pneumonia should be mainly based on clinical criteria, Fine's PSI classification could help physicians in making more rational decisions in this respect...
  13. doi Interferon-gamma release assays in the detection of latent tuberculosis infection in patients with inflammatory arthritis scheduled for anti-tumour necrosis factor treatment
    Sonia Minguez
    Servei de Reumatologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Institut d Investigació en Ciències de Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Carretera del Canyet s n, 08916 Badalona, Spain
    Clin Rheumatol 31:785-94. 2012
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  14. pmc IFN-γ response on T-cell based assays in HIV-infected patients for detection of tuberculosis infection
    Irene Latorre
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Fundació Institut en Ciències de Salut Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 10:348. 2010
    ..TB in HIV patients, and evaluate the influence of CD4 cell count on tests performance...
  15. ncbi Impact of rapid urine antigen tests to determine the etiology of community-acquired pneumonia in adults
    Felipe Andreo
    Department of Pneumology, Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain
    Respir Med 100:884-91. 2006
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  16. doi Correlation of inflammatory and cardiovascular biomarkers with pneumonia severity scores
    Alicia Lacoma
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari Germans Trias i Pujol, Institut d Investigacio Germans Trias i Pujol, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Badalona, Spain CIBER Enfermedades Respiratorias, Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 32:140-6. 2014
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  17. pmc Correlation between tuberculin skin test and IGRAs with risk factors for the spread of infection in close contacts with sputum smear positive in pulmonary tuberculosis
    Maria Luiza de Souza-Galvão
    Unitat de Tuberculosi de Drassanes, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Infect Dis 14:258. 2014
    ....
  18. doi Guidelines for the use of interferon-γ release assays in the diagnosis of tuberculosis infection
    Miguel Santin
    Service of Infectious Diseases, Bellvitge University Hospital IDIBELL, Barcelona, Spain Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 34:303.e1-13. 2016
    ..However, there is no consensus on their application. The objective of this study was to develop guidelines for the use of interferon-gamma release assays in specific clinical scenarios in Spain...
  19. doi Executive Summary of the Guidelines for the Use of interferon-gamma Release Assays in the Diagnosis of Tuberculosis Infection
    Miguel Santin
    Servicio de Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge IDIBELL, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, España Departamento de Ciencias Clínicas, Universidad de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 52:477-81. 2016
    ..The guidelines will be applicable to specialist and primary care, and public health. ..
  20. pmc Usefulness of a new mycobacteriophage-based technique for rapid diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis
    Fernando Alcaide
    Servei de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 41:2867-71. 2003
    ..According to the prevalence of the disease in the population studied, the test would require improved sensitivity in order to be used as a screening test for routine diagnosis of respiratory tuberculosis in our setting...
  21. doi [Guidelines for the prevention and control of tuberculosis in health care workers]
    Irma Casas
    Servicio de Medicina Preventiva, Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol, Badalona, Barcelona, España Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 145:534.e1-13. 2015
    ..Recommendations for its use have been adapted to the different situations faced by the professionals involved in monitoring the health of health workers. ..