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Candida Tropicalis renal microabscesses in a child with leukemia confirmed using nucleic acid amplification and recovery after prolonged antifungal and corticosteroid treatment.

Int J Infect Dis 2019 Apr 14;81:110-113. Epub 2019 Feb 14.

Department of Paediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijid.2019.02.002DOI Listing
April 2019

Improving the specific diagnosis of trematode, cestode and nematode infections by a multiplex single-tube real-time PCR assay.

J Clin Pathol 2019 Apr 5. Epub 2019 Apr 5.

Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/jclinpath-2018-205590DOI Listing
April 2019

Respiratory virus infection amongst hospitalized adult patients with or without clinically-apparent respiratory infection: a prospective cohort study.

Clin Microbiol Infect 2019 Apr 17. Epub 2019 Apr 17.

Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; Department of Clinical Microbiology and Infection Control, The University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital, Shenzhen, China; Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2019.04.012DOI Listing
April 2019

Whole-genome sequencing data-based modeling for the investigation of an outbreak of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in a neonatal intensive care unit in Hong Kong.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2019 Mar 24;38(3):563-573. Epub 2019 Jan 24.

Department of Microbiology and Carol Yu Centre for Infection, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10096-018-03458-yDOI Listing
March 2019

Vedolizumab-mediated integrin α4β7 blockade does not control HIV-1SF162 rebound after combination antiretroviral therapy interruption in humanized mice.

AIDS 2019 Mar;33(4):F1-F12

AIDS Institute and Department of Microbiology, State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002149DOI Listing
March 2019

Clinical practice guidelines for the provision of renal service in Hong Kong: Infection Control in Renal Service.

Nephrology (Carlton) 2019 Mar;24 Suppl 1:98-129

Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/nep.13497DOI Listing
March 2019

Reusable blood collection tube holders are implicated in nosocomial hepatitis C virus transmission.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2019 Feb;40(2):252-253

3Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine,The University of Hong Kong,Hong Kong Special Administrative Region,China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/ice.2018.314DOI Listing
February 2019

Anti-spike IgG causes severe acute lung injury by skewing macrophage responses during acute SARS-CoV infection.

JCI Insight 2019 Feb 21;4(4). Epub 2019 Feb 21.

AIDS Institute and Department of Microbiology, State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Disease, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1172/jci.insight.123158DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6478436PMC
February 2019

Vedolizumab-mediated integrin α4β7 blockade does not control HIV-1SF162 rebound after cART interruption in humanized mice.

AIDS 2019 Jan 14. Epub 2019 Jan 14.

AIDS Institute and Department of Microbiology, State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, 21 Sassoon Road, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/QAD.0000000000002149DOI Listing
January 2019

Characterization of the Lipidomic Profile of Human Coronavirus-Infected Cells: Implications for Lipid Metabolism Remodeling upon Coronavirus Replication.

Viruses 2019 01 16;11(1). Epub 2019 Jan 16.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/v11010073DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6357182PMC
January 2019

Targeting SUMO Modification of the Non-Structural Protein 5 of Zika Virus as a Host-Targeting Antiviral Strategy.

Int J Mol Sci 2019 Jan 17;20(2). Epub 2019 Jan 17.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms20020392DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6359730PMC
January 2019

SMRT sequencing revealed the diversity and characteristics of defective interfering RNAs in influenza A (H7N9) virus infection.

Emerg Microbes Infect 2019 ;8(1):662-674

a Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine , University of Hong Kong , Hong Kong , People's Republic of China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/22221751.2019.1611346DOI Listing
January 2019

The celecoxib derivative kinase inhibitor AR-12 (OSU-03012) inhibits Zika virus via down-regulation of the PI3K/Akt pathway and protects Zika virus-infected A129 mice: A host-targeting treatment strategy.

Antiviral Res 2018 Dec 13;160:38-47. Epub 2018 Oct 13.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Hainan Medical University, The University of Hong Kong Joint Laboratory of Tropical Infectious Diseases, Hainan Medical University, Haikou, Hainan, China; The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; The Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; The University of Hong Kong-Shenzhen Hospital, Shenzhen, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.antiviral.2018.10.007DOI Listing
December 2018

Replication of MERS and SARS coronaviruses in bat cells offers insights to their ancestral origins.

Emerg Microbes Infect 2018 Dec 10;7(1):209. Epub 2018 Dec 10.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41426-018-0208-9DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6286955PMC
December 2018

Human tryptophanyl-tRNA synthetase is an IFN-γ-inducible entry factor for Enterovirus.

J Clin Invest 2018 Nov 15;128(11):5163-5177. Epub 2018 Oct 15.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1172/JCI99411DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6205371PMC
November 2018

Molecular epidemiology of coxsackievirus A6 circulating in Hong Kong reveals common neurological manifestations and emergence of novel recombinant groups.

J Clin Virol 2018 Nov 8;108:43-49. Epub 2018 Sep 8.

Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, China; State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Collaborative Innovation Centre for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcv.2018.09.002DOI Listing
November 2018

A Unique Pattern of Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome-Like Erosions in Patients with Atopic Dermatitis: Dermatitis flammeus.

Skinmed 2018 9;16(5):309-313. Epub 2018 Nov 9.

Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR.

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November 2018

Response.

Chest 2018 Oct;154(4):999

Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2018.07.022DOI Listing
October 2018

Triple combination of FDA-approved drugs including flufenamic acid, clarithromycin and zanamivir improves survival of severe influenza in mice.

Arch Virol 2018 Sep 7;163(9):2349-2358. Epub 2018 May 7.

Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00705-018-3852-4DOI Listing
September 2018

Origin, Genetic Diversity, and Evolutionary Dynamics of Novel Porcine Circovirus 3.

Adv Sci (Weinh) 2018 Sep 4;5(9):1800275. Epub 2018 Jul 4.

MOE International Joint Collaborative Research Laboratory for Animal Health & Food Safety Jiangsu Engineering Laboratory of Animal Immunology Institute of Immunology College of Veterinary Medicine Nanjing Agricultural University Tongwei Road, Xuanwu District Nanjing 210095 China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/advs.201800275DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6145280PMC
September 2018

Two novel noroviruses and a novel norovirus genogroup in California sea lions.

J Gen Virol 2018 06 8;99(6):777-782. Epub 2018 May 8.

6​Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jgv.0.001071DOI Listing
June 2018

Novel Partitivirus Enhances Virulence of and Causes Aberrant Gene Expression in Talaromyces marneffei.

MBio 2018 06 12;9(3). Epub 2018 Jun 12.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/mBio.00947-18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6016240PMC
June 2018

Dual-functional peptide with defective interfering genes effectively protects mice against avian and seasonal influenza.

Nat Commun 2018 06 15;9(1):2358. Epub 2018 Jun 15.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-04792-7DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6004018PMC
June 2018

Impact of inter-genotypic recombination and probe cross-reactivity on the performance of the Abbott RealTime HCV Genotype II assay for hepatitis C genotyping.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2018 May 11;91(1):34-37. Epub 2018 Jan 11.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2017.12.024DOI Listing
May 2018

Rhinovirus respiratory tract infection in hospitalized adult patients is associated with T2 response irrespective of asthma.

J Infect 2018 May 15;76(5):465-474. Epub 2018 Feb 15.

Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jinf.2018.02.005DOI Listing
May 2018

Mp1p homologues as virulence factors in Aspergillus fumigatus.

Med Mycol 2018 Apr;56(3):350-360

Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/mmy/myx052DOI Listing
April 2018

Fatal pancytopenia due to albendazole treatment for strongyloidiasis.

IDCases 2018 4;12:112-116. Epub 2018 Apr 4.

Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.idcr.2018.04.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6010955PMC
April 2018

Immunogenicity, safety and tolerability of intradermal influenza vaccines.

Hum Vaccin Immunother 2018 03 6;14(3):565-570. Epub 2017 Jul 6.

b Carol Yu Centre for Infection and Division of Infectious Disease, State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology , the University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region , China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/21645515.2017.1328332DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5861844PMC
March 2018

The Comeback of Scarlet Fever.

EBioMedicine 2018 Feb 31;28:7-8. Epub 2018 Jan 31.

Department of Microbiology, Carol Yu Centre for Infection, Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2018.01.030DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5835575PMC
February 2018

Control of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in Hong Kong: Role of environmental surveillance in communal areas after a hospital outbreak.

Am J Infect Control 2018 01 8;46(1):60-66. Epub 2017 Sep 8.

Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2017.07.010DOI Listing
January 2018

Emergence of carbapenem-resistant hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae.

Lancet Infect Dis 2018 01 1;18(1):24. Epub 2017 Nov 1.

Shenzhen Key lab for Food Biological Safety Control, Food Safety and Technology Research Center, Hong Kong PolyU Shen Zhen Research Institute, Shenzhen, China; State Key Lab of Chirosciences, Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(17)30629-1DOI Listing
January 2018

The role of nuclear NS1 protein in highly pathogenic H5N1 influenza viruses.

Microbes Infect 2017 12 10;19(12):587-596. Epub 2017 Sep 10.

State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Diseases and Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.micinf.2017.08.011DOI Listing
December 2017

The persistent prevalence and evolution of cross-family recombinant coronavirus GCCDC1 among a bat population: a two-year follow-up.

Sci China Life Sci 2017 12 1;60(12):1357-1363. Epub 2017 Dec 1.

CAS Key Laboratory of Pathogenic Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, 100101, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11427-017-9263-6DOI Listing
December 2017

Molecular identification of cestodes and nematodes by cox1 gene real-time PCR and sequencing.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2017 Nov 29;89(3):185-190. Epub 2017 Jul 29.

Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong; State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong; Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Pok Fu Lam, Hong Kong. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2017.07.012DOI Listing
November 2017

Gut-homing Δ42PD1Vδ2 T cells promote innate mucosal damage via TLR4 during acute HIV type 1 infection.

Nat Microbiol 2017 Oct 14;2(10):1389-1402. Epub 2017 Aug 14.

AIDS Institute, Research Center for Infection and Immunity, Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, 999097, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41564-017-0006-5DOI Listing
October 2017

Structure-based discovery of clinically approved drugs as Zika virus NS2B-NS3 protease inhibitors that potently inhibit Zika virus infection in vitro and in vivo.

Antiviral Res 2017 Sep 14;145:33-43. Epub 2017 Jul 14.

Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; The Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Electronic address:

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https://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S01663542173017
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.antiviral.2017.07.007DOI Listing
September 2017

Comparative evaluation of a laboratory developed real-time PCR assay and the RealStar HHV-6 PCR Kit for quantitative detection of human herpesvirus 6.

J Virol Methods 2017 08 2;246:112-116. Epub 2017 May 2.

Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; The Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jviromet.2017.05.001DOI Listing
August 2017

Anaconda paramyxovirus infection in an adult green anaconda after prolonged incubation: Pathological characterization and whole genome sequence analysis.

Infect Genet Evol 2017 07 9;51:239-244. Epub 2017 Apr 9.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.meegid.2017.04.008DOI Listing
July 2017

Structure of the S1 subunit C-terminal domain from bat-derived coronavirus HKU5 spike protein.

Virology 2017 07 19;507:101-109. Epub 2017 Apr 19.

CAS Key Laboratory of Pathogenic Microbiology and Immunology, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China; University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100049, China; Research Network of Immunity and Health (RNIH), Beijing Institutes of Life Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China; Shenzhen Key Laboratory of Pathogen and Immunity, Shenzhen Third People's Hospital, Shenzhen 518112, China; Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, China; Center for Influenza Research and Early-warning (CASCIRE), Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China; National Institute for Viral Disease Control and Prevention, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (China CDC), Beijing 102206, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.virol.2017.04.016DOI Listing
July 2017

Rhinovirus - From bench to bedside.

J Formos Med Assoc 2017 Jul 8;116(7):496-504. Epub 2017 May 8.

State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region; Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jfma.2017.04.009DOI Listing
July 2017

A peptide-based viral inactivator inhibits Zika virus infection in pregnant mice and fetuses.

Nat Commun 2017 07 25;8:15672. Epub 2017 Jul 25.

Key Laboratory of Medical Molecular Virology of MOE/MOH, School of Basic Medical Sciences and Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center, Fudan University, Shanghai 200032, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms15672DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5537589PMC
July 2017

Additional molecular testing of saliva specimens improves the detection of respiratory viruses.

Emerg Microbes Infect 2017 Jun 7;6(6):e49. Epub 2017 Jun 7.

State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/emi.2017.35DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5520312PMC
June 2017

Two novel dromedary camel bocaparvoviruses from dromedaries in the Middle East with unique genomic features.

J Gen Virol 2017 Jun 14;98(6):1349-1359. Epub 2017 Jun 14.

4​Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR 1​State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR 3​Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR 5​Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR 2​Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jgv.0.000775DOI Listing
June 2017

Efficacy of Clarithromycin-Naproxen-Oseltamivir Combination in the Treatment of Patients Hospitalized for Influenza A(H3N2) Infection: An Open-label Randomized, Controlled, Phase IIb/III Trial.

Chest 2017 05 22;151(5):1069-1080. Epub 2016 Nov 22.

Carol Yu Centre for Infection and Division of Infectious Diseases, State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology, the University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chest.2016.11.012DOI Listing
May 2017

The challenge of patient empowerment in hand hygiene promotion in health care facilities in Hong Kong.

Am J Infect Control 2017 May 25;45(5):562-565. Epub 2017 Jan 25.

Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2016.12.007DOI Listing
May 2017

Novel antiviral activity and mechanism of bromocriptine as a Zika virus NS2B-NS3 protease inhibitor.

Antiviral Res 2017 05 7;141:29-37. Epub 2017 Feb 7.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; The Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.antiviral.2017.02.002DOI Listing
May 2017

Seasonal Outbreak of Bacillus Bacteremia Associated With Contaminated Linen in Hong Kong.

Clin Infect Dis 2017 May;64(suppl_2):S91-S97

Department of Microbiology, Queen Mary Hospital, and.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/cix044DOI Listing
May 2017

High prevalence of four novel astrovirus genotype species identified from rodents in China.

J Gen Virol 2017 May 25;98(5):1004-1015. Epub 2017 May 25.

1​Department of Microbiology, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China 2​State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China 3​Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China 4​Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jgv.0.000766DOI Listing
May 2017

Avian influenza virus A H7N9 infects multiple mononuclear cell types in peripheral blood and induces dysregulated cytokine responses and apoptosis in infected monocytes.

J Gen Virol 2017 May 30;98(5):922-934. Epub 2017 May 30.

1​Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China 3​State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China 4​Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China 2​Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jgv.0.000751DOI Listing
May 2017

Broad-spectrum inhibition of common respiratory RNA viruses by a pyrimidine synthesis inhibitor with involvement of the host antiviral response.

J Gen Virol 2017 May 30;98(5):946-954. Epub 2017 May 30.

1​Department of Microbiology, HKU Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China 2​State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Disease and the Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, HKU Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, PR China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jgv.0.000758DOI Listing
May 2017

Monitoring the fitness of antiviral-resistant influenza strains during an epidemic: a mathematical modelling study.

Lancet Infect Dis 2017 03 1;17(3):339-347. Epub 2016 Dec 1.

WHO Collaborating Centre for Infectious Disease Epidemiology and Control, School of Public Health, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30465-0DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5470942PMC
March 2017

An NS-segment exonic splicing enhancer regulates influenza A virus replication in mammalian cells.

Nat Commun 2017 03 21;8:14751. Epub 2017 Mar 21.

State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/ncomms14751DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5364394PMC
March 2017

Antibody-Dependent Cell-Mediated Cytotoxicity Epitopes on the Hemagglutinin Head Region of Pandemic H1N1 Influenza Virus Play Detrimental Roles in H1N1-Infected Mice.

Front Immunol 2017 21;8:317. Epub 2017 Mar 21.

Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2017.00317DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5359280PMC
March 2017

Talaromyces marneffei Mp1p Is a Virulence Factor that Binds and Sequesters a Key Proinflammatory Lipid to Dampen Host Innate Immune Response.

Cell Chem Biol 2017 Feb 19;24(2):182-194. Epub 2017 Jan 19.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China; Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chembiol.2016.12.014DOI Listing
February 2017

Identification and genomic characterization of a novel rat bocavirus from brown rats in China.

Infect Genet Evol 2017 01 19;47:68-76. Epub 2016 Nov 19.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Hong Kong, China; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China; Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.meegid.2016.11.014DOI Listing
January 2017

Unexpectedly Higher Morbidity and Mortality of Hospitalized Elderly Patients Associated with Rhinovirus Compared with Influenza Virus Respiratory Tract Infection.

Int J Mol Sci 2017 Jan 26;18(2). Epub 2017 Jan 26.

State Key Laboratory for Emerging Infectious Diseases, Carol Yu's Centre for Infection and Division of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/ijms18020259DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5343795PMC
January 2017

Zika Virus Infection in Dexamethasone-immunosuppressed Mice Demonstrating Disseminated Infection with Multi-organ Involvement Including Orchitis Effectively Treated by Recombinant Type I Interferons.

EBioMedicine 2016 Dec 12;14:112-122. Epub 2016 Nov 12.

State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China; The Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2016.11.017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5161441PMC
December 2016

Identification and interspecies transmission of a novel bocaparvovirus among different bat species in China.

J Gen Virol 2016 Dec 25;97(12):3345-3358. Epub 2016 Oct 25.

4​Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China 3​Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China 2​Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China 1​State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jgv.0.000645DOI Listing
December 2016

High Diversity of Genogroup I Picobirnaviruses in Mammals.

Front Microbiol 2016 23;7:1886. Epub 2016 Nov 23.

Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong KongHong Kong, China; State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong KongHong Kong, China; Research Centre of Infection and Immunology, The University of Hong KongHong Kong, China; Carol Yu Centre for Infection, The University of Hong KongHong Kong, China; Collaborative Innovation Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Diseases, The University of Hong KongHong Kong, China.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2016.01886DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5120130PMC
November 2016