Birgit Spiess

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(New) Methods for Detection of Resistance in Clinical Samples.

Curr Fungal Infect Rep 2019 Sep 20;13(3):129-136. Epub 2019 Jun 20.

Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12281-019-00342-wDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6759225PMC
September 2019

Diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in hematological malignancy patients: Performance of cytokines, Asp LFD, and Aspergillus PCR in same day blood and bronchoalveolar lavage samples.

J Infect 2018 09 1;77(3):235-241. Epub 2018 Jul 1.

Division of Pulmonology, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria; Section of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Medical University of Graz, 8036 Graz, Austria; CBmed - Center for Biomarker Research in Medicine, Graz, Austria; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103, USA. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S01634453183013
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2018.05.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6097945PMC
September 2018

FunResDB-A web resource for genotypic susceptibility testing of Aspergillus fumigatus.

Med Mycol 2018 Jan;56(1):117-120

German National Reference Center for Invasive Fungal Infections - NRZMyk, Septomics Research Centre, Leibniz-Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology - Hans-Knoell-Institute, 07745 Jena, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mmy/myx015DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5896429PMC
January 2018

The evolving landscape of new diagnostic tests for invasive aspergillosis in hematology patients: strengths and weaknesses.

Curr Opin Infect Dis 2017 Dec;30(6):539-544

aDepartment of Internal Medicine - Hematology and Oncology, Mannheim University Hospital, Heidelberg University, Heidelberg bSecond Department of Internal Medicine, Brandenburg University Hospital, Brandenburg, Germany cDivision of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California -San Diego, San Diego, California, USA dSection of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine eDivision of Pulmonology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Graz, Austria.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QCO.0000000000000408DOI Listing
December 2017

Evaluating the use of PCR for diagnosing invasive aspergillosis.

Expert Rev Mol Diagn 2017 06 10;17(6):603-610. Epub 2017 May 10.

a Department of Internal Medicine -Hematology and Oncology , Mannheim University Hospital, University of Heidelberg , Mannheim , Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14737159.2017.1325735DOI Listing
June 2017

Direct comparison of galactomannan performance in concurrent serum and bronchoalveolar lavage samples in immunocompromised patients at risk for invasive pulmonary aspergillosis.

Mycoses 2016 Feb 2;59(2):80-5. Epub 2015 Dec 2.

Department of Hematology and Oncology, Mannheim University Hospital, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/myc.12434DOI Listing
February 2016

Biomarker-based diagnostic work-up of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis in immunocompromised paediatric patients--is Aspergillus PCR appropriate?

Mycoses 2016 Feb 14;59(2):67-74. Epub 2015 Dec 14.

Division of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Hospital for Children and Adolescents, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University, Frankfurt, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/myc.12443DOI Listing
February 2016

Influence of mould-active antifungal treatment on the performance of the Aspergillus-specific bronchoalveolar lavage fluid lateral-flow device test.

Int J Antimicrob Agents 2015 Oct 30;46(4):401-5. Epub 2015 Jun 30.

Section of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 15, 8036 Graz, Austria; Division of Pulmonology, Department of Internal Medicine, Medical University of Graz, Auenbruggerplatz 20, 8036 Graz, Austria; Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California-San Diego, 200 West Arbor Drive 8208, San Diego, 92103 CA, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2015.05.017DOI Listing
October 2015

Aspergillus PCR testing: results from a prospective PCR study within the AmBiLoad trial.

Eur J Haematol 2010 Aug 1;85(2):164-9. Epub 2010 Apr 1.

III Medizinische Klinik, Klinikum Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/j.1600-0609.2010.01452.x
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1600-0609.2010.01452.xDOI Listing
August 2010

Detection of Aspergillus DNA by a nested PCR assay is able to improve the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in paediatric patients.

J Med Microbiol 2009 Oct 18;58(Pt 10):1291-7. Epub 2009 Jun 18.

III. Medizinische Universitätsklinik, Medizinische Fakultät Mannheim, Universität Heidelberg, D-68167 Mannheim, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jmm.0.007393-0DOI Listing
October 2009

DNA microarray-based detection and identification of fungal pathogens in clinical samples from neutropenic patients.

J Clin Microbiol 2007 Nov 22;45(11):3743-53. Epub 2007 Aug 22.

III Medizinische Universitätsklinik, Medizinische Fakultät Mannheim der Universität Heidelberg, Theodor-Kutzer-Ufer 1-3, D-68167, Mannheim, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.00942-07DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2168469PMC
November 2007

Current molecular diagnostic approaches to systemic infections with aspergillus species in patients with hematological malignancies.

Leuk Lymphoma 2004 Mar;45(3):463-8

3.Medizinische Klinik, Universitätsklinikum Mannheim, Ruprecht-Karls- Universität Heidelberg, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10428190310001593210DOI Listing
March 2004

Assessment of retroviral activity using a universal retrovirus chip.

J Virol Methods 2003 Sep;112(1-2):79-91

Medical Clinic III, Faculty of Clinical Medicine Mannheim, University of Heidelberg, D-68305, Mannheim, Germany.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0166-0934(03)00194-0DOI Listing
September 2003