Publications by Medical Specialty - Infectious Disease

These publications were authored or co-authored by Quest Diagnostics staff.

Four-year persistence of type-specific immunity after quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccination in HIV-infected children: Effect of a fourth dose of vaccine.

Authors: Levin MJ, Huang S, Moscicki AB, Song LY, Read JS, Meyer WA, Saah AJ, Richardson K, Weinberg A; IMPAACT P1085 Protocol Team.
Vaccine. 2017;35:1712-1720

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pediatrics, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy

Blood lead levels and neurodevelopmental function in perinatally HIV-exposed, uninfected children in a US-based longitudinal cohort study.

Authors: Tassiopoulos K, Huo Y, Braun J, Williams PL, Smith R, Aschengrau A, Nichols S, Hazra R, Meyer WA, Knapp K, Deygoo NS, Seage Iii GR.
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2017 Mar 21. doi: 10.1089/AID.2016.0265. [Epub ahead of print]

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Neurology, Pediatrics, Toxicology/Pain Management

Immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome associated with secondary syphilis.

Authors: Frunza-Stefan S, Acharya G, Kazlouskaya V, Vukasinov P, Chiou Y, Thet Z.
Int J STD AIDS. 2017;28:302-305.

Specialties: Dermatology, Infectious Disease, Rheumatology/Immunology/Allergy, Urology

Four-Year Persistence of Type-Specific Immunity After Administration of Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus Vaccine to HIV-infected Children: Effect of a Fourth Dose of Vaccine

Authors: Levin MJ, Huang S, Moscicki AB, Song LY, Read JS, Meyer WA, Saah AJ, Richardson K, Weinberg A
Vaccine 2017;35:1712-1720

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pediatrics

Safety and efficacy of atorvastatin in HIV-infected children and youth with hyperlipidemia.

Authors: Melvin AJ, Montepiedra G, Aaron L, Meyer WA 3rd, Spiegel HM, Borkowsky W, Abzug MJ, Best BM, Crain MJ, Borum PR, Graham B, Anthony P, Shin K, Siberry GK; P1063 Study Team.
J Pediatr. 2016;175:173-81

Specialties: Cardiology, Infectious Disease, Pediatrics

The Burden of Hepatitis C Infection–Related Liver Fibrosis in the United States

Authors: Klevens M, Canary L, Huang X, Denniston MM, Yeo AE, Pesano RL, Ward JW, Holmberg S
Clin Infect Dis. 2016;63: 1049-55.

Specialties: Gastroenterology, General Health and Wellness, Infectious Disease

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Trends in Laboratory Rotavirus Detection: 2003 to 2014.

Authors: Kaufman HW, Chen Z
Pediatrics. 2016 Vol 138 [Epub ahead of print] pii: e20161173

Specialties: Infectious Disease, Pathology, Laboratory Medicine, Pediatrics

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Transmitted HIV Drug Resistance Is High and Longstanding in Metropolitan Washington, DC.

Authors: Kassaye SG, Grossman Z, Balamane M, Johnston-White B, Liu C, Kumar P, Young M, Sneller MC, Sereti I, Dewar R, Rehm C, Meyer W 3rd, Shafer R, Katzenstein D, Maldarelli F
Clin Infect Dis. 2016;63:836-43.

Specialties: Infectious Disease

Transmitted HIV Drug Resistance Is High and Longstanding in Metropolitan Washington, DC.

Authors: Kassaye SG, Grossman Z, Balamane M, Johnston-White B, Liu C, Kumar P, Young M, Sneller MC, Sereti I, Dewar R, Rehm C, Meyer W 3rd, Shafer R, Katzenstein D, Maldarelli F.
Clin Infect Dis. 2016;63:836-843

Specialties: Health Information Technology, Infectious Disease

Risk Factors for Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Cirrhotic Patients with Chronic Hepatitis B.

Authors: Zhang YQ, Peng LJ, Cao YR, Zeng ZP, Wu YJ, Shi H, Cheng SY, Wang JY, Friedman SL, Sninsky JJ, Guo JS.
Genet Test Mol Biomarkers. 2016;20:535-43.

Specialties: Gastroenterology, Infectious Disease, Oncology