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General/Miscellaneous Reports

           Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries  
Clinical evaluation of the new Roche platform of serological and molecular cytomegalovirus-specific assays in the diagnosis and prognosis of congenital cytomegalovirus infection.
Chiereghin A, Pavia C, Gabrielli L,  et al 
J Virol Methods. 2017 Aug 8

Diagnostic Accuracy of Blood-Based Tests and Histopathology for Cytomegalovirus Reactivation in Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Tandon P, James P, Cordeiro E,  et al
Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2017 Apr;23(4):551-560.

Diagnostic Utility of Ocular Symptoms and Vision for Cytomegalovirus Retinitis.
Liu Y, Chen AS, Kamphaengkham S, Leenasirimakul P, et al
PLoS One. 2016 Oct 27

Risk Factors and Utility of a Risk-Based Algorithm for Monitoring Cytomegalovirus, Epstein Barr Virus and Adenovirus Infections in Pediatric Recipients after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation.
Rustia E, Violago L, Jin Z, et al
Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2016 May 29

Sensitivity of blood and tissue diagnostics for gastrointestinal cytomegalovirus disease in solid organ transplant recipients.
Fisher CE, Alexander J, Bhattacharya R, et al

Transpl Infect Dis
. 2016 Mar 23.

Treatment of Cytomegalovirus Infection and Disease Pre and Post Quantitative Nucleic Acid Test Standardization: Does Use of a More Sensitive Assay Lead to Longer Treatment Duration?
Dioverti MV, Lahr B, Razonable RR.

Clin Transplant
. 2015 Nov 21.

Cytomegalovirus quantification in plasma with Abbott RealTime CMV and Roche Cobas Amplicor CMV assays.
Tremblay MA, Rodrigue MA, Deschênes L,  et al
J Virol Methods
2015 Sep 1.

Systematic evaluation of different NAT assays for cytomegalovirus detection: feasibility for blood donor screening.
Vollmer T, Knabbe C, Dreier J.

J Clin Microbiol
. 2015 Jul 22

Early detection of cytomegalovirus-specific cytotoxic T lymphocytes against cytomegalovirus antigenemia in human leukocyte antigen haploidentical hematopoietic stem cell transplantation.
Kato R, Tamaki H, Ikegame K,  et al

Ann Hematol
. 2015 Jul 22

Evaluation and utilization of preassembled frozen commercial fast real-time qPCR master mixes for detection of cytomegalovirus and BK virus.
Glover WA, Atienza EE, Nesbitt S,  et al

J Med Virol
. 2015 Jun 23

Dual-labeled time-resolved immunofluorometric assay for the determination of IgM antibodies to rubella virus and cytomegalovirus in human serum
Zhou JW, Lei M, Liang QN,  et al
Clin Biochem. 2015 Jan 26. pii: S0009-9120(15)00030-2

Allotype analysis to determine the origin of cytomegalovirus immunoglobulin-G after allogeneic stem cell transplantation.
Yamazaki R, Tanaka Y, Nakasone H, et al
Transpl Infect Dis. 2014 Nov 4

Detection of cytomegalovirus by real-time PCR in HIV-positive plasm.
Ruiz-Tachiquín ME, Gómez-Delgado A, Valdez-Salazar HA, Aguilera P
Rev Med Inst Mex Seguro Soc. 2014 Nov-Dec;52(6):624-9


In Vivo Imaging of Coin-Shaped Lesions in Cytomegalovirus Corneal Endotheliitis by Anterior Segment Optical Coherence Tomography.
Yokogawa H, Kobayashi A, Yamazaki N, Sugiyama K.

. 2014 Oct 2

Multicenter Comparison of Laboratory Performance in Cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr Virus Viral Load Testing using International Standards.
Rychert J, Danziger-Isakov L, Yen-Lieberman B, et al

Clin Transplant
. 2014 Oct 9.

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)-Specific Perforin and Granzyme B ELISPOT Assays Detect Reactivation of CMV Infection in Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
Nowacki TM, Bettenworth D, Ross M,  et al

. 2012 Apr 23;1(2):3


Quantification of cytosolic plasmid DNA degradation using high-throughput sequencing: implications for gene delivery.
Rattan R, Bielinska AU, Banaszak Holl MM.

J Gene Med.
2014 Apr 2.

Clinical utility of cytomegalovirus antigenemia assay and blood cytomegalovirus DNA PCR for cytomegaloviral colitis patients with moderate to severe ulcerative colitis.
Kim JW, Boo SJ, Ye BD,  et al

J Crohns Colitis
. 2014 Jan 6.

Quantification of cytomegalovirus viral load.
Pillet S, Roblin X, Cornillon J,  et al

Expert Rev Anti
Infect Ther
. 2013 Dec 16.

Assessment of Antigenemia Assay for the Diagnosis of Cytomegalovirus Gastrointestinal Diseases in HIV-Infected Patients.
Hamada Y, Nagata N, Shimbo T,  et al

AIDS Patient Care STDS
. 2013 Jun 25

Development of a high-throughput assay to measure the neutralization capability of anti-CMV antibodies.
Gardner TJ, Bolovan-Fritts C,  et al
Clin Vaccine Immunol
. 2013 Feb 6

Accuracy and Reliability of Telemedicine for Diagnosis of Cytomegalovirus Retinitis.
Ausayakhun S, Skalet AH, Jirawison C, et al
Am J Ophthalmol
. 2011 Aug 19.

Positive Epstein-Barr virus and cytomegalovirus IgM assays in primary HIV infection.
Post JJ, Chan MK, Whybin LR,  et al

J Med Virol
. 2011 Aug;83(8):1406-9. 

Simultaneous typical and extraordinary imaging findings of AIDS-associated cytomegalovirus encephalitis.
Anderson AM, Mosunjac MB, Corey AS,  et al
J Neurol Sci. 2011 May 23

Fluocinolone acetonide implant (retisert) for chronic cystoid macular edema in two patients with AIDS and a history of cytomegalovirus retinitis.
Hu J, Coassin M, Stewart JM.  

Ocul Immu

QuantiFERON-CMV assay for the assessment of cytomegalovirus cell-mediated immunity.
Giulieri S, Manuel O.

Expert Rev Mol Diagn
. 2011 Jan;11(1):17-25.


PCR Tests


Diagnostic Utility of Quantitative Plasma Cytomegalovirus DNA PCR for Cytomegalovirus End-Organ Diseases in Patients With HIV-1 Infection.
Mizushima D, Nishijima T, Yashiro S,  et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2015 Feb 1;68(2):140-146.


A multiplexed droplet digital PCR assay performs better than qPCR on inhibition prone samples.
Sidle RH, Kuypers J, Jerome KR.
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2014 Sep 16.


Comparison of a Transplant Multiplex Viral Panel on the ICEPlex System with Real-Time PCR for the Detection of Cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr Virus and BK Virus in Clinical Specimens.

Khare R, Espy MJ, Mandrekar JN, Binnicker MJ.
J Clin Microbiol
. 2014 Feb 19. 


Comparison of two quantitative real-time CMV-PCR tests calibrated against the 1st WHO international standard for viral load monitoring of renal transplant patients.
Mannonen L, Loginov R, Helanterä I,  et al

J Med Virol
. 2013 Sep 11.

AbstractComparison of real-time PCR and pp65 antigenassays for monitoring the development of Cytomegalovirus disease in recipients of solid organ and bone marrow transplants.
Marchetti S, Santangelo R, Manzara S,
New Microbiol. 2011 Apr;34(2):157-64.


Liquid Chromatography

      Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
  Liquid chromatographic method for the determination of ganciclovir and/or acyclovir in human plasma using pulsed amperometric detection.
Kishino S, Takekuma Y, Sugawara M, et al.

J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 2002 Nov25;780(2):289-294

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