Heidi H Kong

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Performing Skin Microbiome Research: A Method to the Madness
    Heidi H Kong
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA Electronic address
    J Invest Dermatol . 2017
  2. doi request reprint Details Matter: Designing Skin Microbiome Studies
    Heidi H Kong
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA Electronic address
    J Invest Dermatol 136:900-2. 2016
  3. pmc Cutaneous pigmentation after photosensitivity induced by vandetanib therapy
    Heidi H Kong
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bldg 10, Room 12N238, 10 Center Dr, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Dermatol 145:923-5. 2009
  4. pmc Skin microbiome: genomics-based insights into the diversity and role of skin microbes
    Heidi H Kong
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, NIH, 10 Center Drive, Bldg 10, Rm 12N238, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Trends Mol Med 17:320-8. 2011
  5. pmc Temporal Stability of the Human Skin Microbiome
    Julia Oh
    Translational and Functional Genomics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cell 165:854-66. 2016
  6. pmc Lack of association between excretion of sorafenib in sweat and hand-foot skin reaction
    Lokesh Jain
    Clinical Pharmacology Program, Center for Cancer Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 30:52-6. 2010
  7. pmc The altered landscape of the human skin microbiome in patients with primary immunodeficiencies
    Julia Oh
    Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Genome Res 23:2103-14. 2013
  8. pmc Topographic diversity of fungal and bacterial communities in human skin
    Keisha Findley
    Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Nature 498:367-70. 2013
  9. pmc Topographical and temporal diversity of the human skin microbiome
    Elizabeth A Grice
    Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Science 324:1190-2. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Diverse Human Skin Fungal Communities in Children Converge in Adulthood
    Jay Hyun Jo
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 136:2356-2363. 2016

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Publications22

  1. doi request reprint Performing Skin Microbiome Research: A Method to the Madness
    Heidi H Kong
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA Electronic address
    J Invest Dermatol . 2017
    ..This review discusses microbiome research standards and highlights important factors to consider, including clinical study design, skin sampling, sample processing, DNA sequencing, control inclusion, and data analysis...
  2. doi request reprint Details Matter: Designing Skin Microbiome Studies
    Heidi H Kong
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA Electronic address
    J Invest Dermatol 136:900-2. 2016
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  3. pmc Cutaneous pigmentation after photosensitivity induced by vandetanib therapy
    Heidi H Kong
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bldg 10, Room 12N238, 10 Center Dr, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Arch Dermatol 145:923-5. 2009
    ..Photosensitivity has been reported in patients who were treated with vandetanib (ZD6474), an inhibitor of epidermal growth factor receptor, vascular endothelial growth factor receptor, and the RET (rearranged during transfection) kinases...
  4. pmc Skin microbiome: genomics-based insights into the diversity and role of skin microbes
    Heidi H Kong
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, NIH, 10 Center Drive, Bldg 10, Rm 12N238, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Trends Mol Med 17:320-8. 2011
    ..This review discusses current skin microbiome research, with a primary focus on bacteria, and the challenges facing investigators striving to understand how skin microorganisms contribute to health and disease...
  5. pmc Temporal Stability of the Human Skin Microbiome
    Julia Oh
    Translational and Functional Genomics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Cell 165:854-66. 2016
    ..Longitudinal stability of skin microbial communities generates hypotheses about colonization resistance and empowers clinical studies exploring alterations observed in disease states. ..
  6. pmc Lack of association between excretion of sorafenib in sweat and hand-foot skin reaction
    Lokesh Jain
    Clinical Pharmacology Program, Center for Cancer Research, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Pharmacotherapy 30:52-6. 2010
    ..To determine if excretion of sorafenib in sweat is associated with hand-foot skin reaction in patients receiving sorafenib...
  7. pmc The altered landscape of the human skin microbiome in patients with primary immunodeficiencies
    Julia Oh
    Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Genome Res 23:2103-14. 2013
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  8. pmc Topographic diversity of fungal and bacterial communities in human skin
    Keisha Findley
    Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Nature 498:367-70. 2013
    ..These results provide a framework for future investigation of the contribution of interactions between pathogenic and commensal fungal and bacterial communities to the maintainenace of human health and to disease pathogenesis...
  9. pmc Topographical and temporal diversity of the human skin microbiome
    Elizabeth A Grice
    Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Science 324:1190-2. 2009
    ..This topographical and temporal survey provides a baseline for studies that examine the role of bacterial communities in disease states and the microbial interdependencies required to maintain healthy skin...
  10. doi request reprint Diverse Human Skin Fungal Communities in Children Converge in Adulthood
    Jay Hyun Jo
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 136:2356-2363. 2016
    ..This study provides a foundational framework for studies investigating interactions between fungi, skin, and pediatric dermatophytosis...
  11. pmc Species-level analysis of DNA sequence data from the NIH Human Microbiome Project
    Sean Conlan
    Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e47075. 2012
    ..Herein, we compared the primary data collected by the NIH's Human Microbiome Project (HMP) with published epidemiological surveillance data of Staphylococcus aureus...
  12. pmc Biogeography and individuality shape function in the human skin metagenome
    Julia Oh
    Translational and Functional Genomics Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Nature 514:59-64. 2014
    ..This work is foundational for human disease studies investigating inter-kingdom interactions, metabolic changes and strain tracking, and defines the dual influence of biogeography and individuality on microbial composition and function. ..
  13. pmc Temporal shifts in the skin microbiome associated with disease flares and treatment in children with atopic dermatitis
    Heidi H Kong
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Genome Res 22:850-9. 2012
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  14. pmc Novel assessment tools to evaluate clinical and laboratory responses in a subset of patients enrolled in the Rituximab in Myositis trial
    Lisa G Rider
    Environmental Autoimmunity Group, Program of Clinical Research, NIEHS, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 32:689-96. 2014
    ..We aimed to assess changes in myositis core set measures and ancillary clinical and laboratory data from the National Institutes of Health's subset of patients enrolled in the Rituximab in Myositis trial...
  15. pmc A diversity profile of the human skin microbiota
    Elizabeth A Grice
    Genetics and Molecular Biology Branch, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Genome Res 18:1043-50. 2008
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  16. ncbi request reprint Topographical and physiological differences of the skin mycobiome in health and disease
    Jay Hyun Jo
    a Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Virulence . 2016
    ..This review discusses historical and recent research on skin fungal communities - the mycobiome - in health and disease, and challenges associated with sequencing-based mycobiome research...
  17. pmc Commensal-dendritic-cell interaction specifies a unique protective skin immune signature
    Shruti Naik
    1 Immunity at Barrier Sites Initiative, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, Bethesda 20892, USA 2 Mucosal Immunology Section, Laboratory of Parasitic Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Nature 520:104-8. 2015
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  18. pmc Hand-foot skin reaction increases with cumulative sorafenib dose and with combination anti-vascular endothelial growth factor therapy
    Nilofer S Azad
    Medical Oncology Branch, Biostatistics and Data Management Section, Center for Cancer Research, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Clin Cancer Res 15:1411-6. 2009
    ..We retrospectively analyzed dermatologic toxicity in patients receiving combined antiangiogenic therapy involving sorafenib and bevacizumab...
  19. pmc Matched related and unrelated donor hematopoietic stem cell transplantation for DOCK8 deficiency
    Jennifer Cuellar-Rodríguez
    Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland
    Biol Blood Marrow Transplant 21:1037-45. 2015
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  20. pmc Skin microbiome before development of atopic dermatitis: Early colonization with commensal staphylococci at 2 months is associated with a lower risk of atopic dermatitis at 1 year
    Elizabeth A Kennedy
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
    J Allergy Clin Immunol . 2016
    ..The temporal transition of the skin microbiome between early infancy and the dysbiosis of established AD is unknown...
  21. doi request reprint Efficacy of Intralesional Botulinum Toxin A for Treatment of Painful Cutaneous Leiomyomas: A Randomized Clinical Trial
    Haley B Naik
    Dermatology Branch, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland
    JAMA Dermatol 151:1096-102. 2015
    ..Cutaneous leiomyomas can be associated with severe paroxysmal pain in which nerve conduction may have a key role. Medical management of painful cutaneous leiomyomas is generally unsatisfactory...
  22. pmc Skin microbiome: looking back to move forward
    Heidi H Kong
    Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 132:933-9. 2012
    ..Herein, we explore the history of this field, describe findings from the current molecular sequencing era, and consider the future of investigating how microbes and antimicrobial therapy contribute to human health...