Varee Wongchotigul

Summary

Affiliation: Mahidol University
Country: Thailand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of flow cytometry as a diagnostic test for malaria parasites
    Varee Wongchotigul
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:552-9. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a latex agglutination test for the rapid diagnosis of scrub typhus
    Varee Wongchotigul
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:108-12. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Indirect immunoperoxidase test for the diagnosis of leptospirosis
    Saichon Chimsumang
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:296-301. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Short report: detection of Orientia tsutsugamushi in clinical samples by quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction
    Tasawan Singhsilarak
    Department of Clinical Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:640-1. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of multiplex PCR for the detection of total coliform bacteria for Escherichia coli and Clostridium perfringens in drinking water
    Suwalee Tantawiwat
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:162-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Plasmodium falciparum: effect of anti-malarial drugs on the production and secretion characteristics of histidine-rich protein II
    Harald Noedl
    Department of Immunology and Medicine, Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences USAMC AFRIMS, Bangkok Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Exp Parasitol 102:157-63. 2002

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of flow cytometry as a diagnostic test for malaria parasites
    Varee Wongchotigul
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 35:552-9. 2004
    ..Further improvement, by eliminating this interference, will make the FCM one of the most promising tests for malaria diagnosis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of a latex agglutination test for the rapid diagnosis of scrub typhus
    Varee Wongchotigul
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:108-12. 2005
    ..3%, while the specificity and accuracy were 92.6 and 69.7%, respectively. Thus, the LAT described here is another important alternative test for the diagnosis of scrub typhus...
  3. ncbi request reprint Indirect immunoperoxidase test for the diagnosis of leptospirosis
    Saichon Chimsumang
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:296-301. 2005
    ..We found that the sensitivity and specificity of this test were 100% and 76.8%, respectively. Therefore, the IIP test is a potentially valuable tool for the diagnosis of leptospirosis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Short report: detection of Orientia tsutsugamushi in clinical samples by quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction
    Tasawan Singhsilarak
    Department of Clinical Tropical Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 72:640-1. 2005
    ..The assay was unreactive in all 12 individuals without scrub typhus infection. This is the first demonstration of a sensitive and specific real-time qPCR assay for human scrub typhus infection...
  5. ncbi request reprint Development of multiplex PCR for the detection of total coliform bacteria for Escherichia coli and Clostridium perfringens in drinking water
    Suwalee Tantawiwat
    Department of Social and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Southeast Asian J Trop Med Public Health 36:162-9. 2005
    ..9 % (95% CI 75.67, 98.08). Multiplex PCR amplification with a pre-enrichment step was shown to be an effective, sensitive and rapid method for the simultaneous detection of these three microbiological parameters in drinking water...
  6. ncbi request reprint Plasmodium falciparum: effect of anti-malarial drugs on the production and secretion characteristics of histidine-rich protein II
    Harald Noedl
    Department of Immunology and Medicine, Armed Forces Research Institute of Medical Sciences USAMC AFRIMS, Bangkok Hospital for Tropical Diseases, Faculty of Tropical Medicine, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Exp Parasitol 102:157-63. 2002
    ..HRP2 therefore allows for a very accurate estimation of parasite development and its inhibition and may therefore be ideally suited for use in drug sensitivity or bioassays...