Publications by authors named "Max Wu"

28Publications

Macular laser photocoagulation in the management of diabetic macular edema: Still relevant in 2020?

Taiwan J Ophthalmol 2020 Apr-Jun;10(2):87-94. Epub 2020 May 19.

Macula, Vitreous and Retina Associates of Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
May 2020

Susac's syndrome: an update.

Br J Ophthalmol 2020 Sep 6;104(9):1190-1195. Epub 2020 Feb 6.

Asociados de Macula Vitreo y Retina de Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
September 2020

Corticosteroids for Diabetic Macular Edema.

Taiwan J Ophthalmol 2019 Oct-Dec;9(4):233-242. Epub 2019 Dec 13.

Macula, Vitreous and Retina Associates of Costa Rica, San Jose, Costa Rica, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
December 2019

Vascular endothelial growth factor inhibition and proliferative diabetic retinopathy, a changing treatment paradigm?

Taiwan J Ophthalmol 2019 Oct-Dec;9(4):216-223. Epub 2019 Dec 13.

Macula, Vitreous and Retina Associates of Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
December 2019

Survival and clinical outcomes of patients with melanoma brain metastasis in the era of checkpoint inhibitors and targeted therapies.

BMC Cancer 2018 04 27;18(1):490. Epub 2018 Apr 27.

Center for Melanoma Research and Treatment, California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute, 2100 Webster Street, Suite 326, San Francisco, CA, 94115, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
April 2018

Acute visual loss and intraretinal hemorrhages associated to energy drink consumption.

Int Ophthalmol 2017 Dec 1;37(6):1349-1351. Epub 2016 Dec 1.

Asociados de Macula, Vitreo y Retina de Costa Rica, Apdo 144-1225 Plaza Mayor, San José, Costa Rica.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
December 2017

Prediction of positron emission tomography/computed tomography (PET/CT) positivity in patients with high-risk primary melanoma.

Am J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 2016 22;6(5):277-285. Epub 2016 Sep 22.

Center for Melanoma Research and Treatment, California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute San Francisco, California 95107, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
September 2016

Microbial recovery from clot-activating Vacutainers®.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2016 Aug 24;85(4):395-7. Epub 2016 May 24.

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA. Electronic address:

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
August 2016

Comparison of the Vitek MS and Bruker Microflex LT MALDI-TOF MS platforms for routine identification of commonly isolated bacteria and yeast in the clinical microbiology laboratory.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2015 Jan 28;81(1):27-33. Epub 2014 Sep 28.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA. Electronic address:

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
January 2015

Global analysis of cell cycle gene expression of the legume symbiont Sinorhizobium meliloti.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2014 Mar 5;111(9):3217-24. Epub 2014 Feb 5.

Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
March 2014

Detection of intestinal protozoa in the clinical laboratory.

J Clin Microbiol 2014 Mar 6;52(3):712-20. Epub 2013 Nov 6.

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
March 2014

Surveillance for enteric pathogens in a case-control study of acute diarrhea in Western Kenya.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2013 Feb 5;107(2):83-90. Epub 2012 Dec 5.

United States Army Medical Research Unit - Kenya, Kericho Field Station, PO Box 1357, Hospital Road, Kericho, Kenya 20220.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
February 2013

SlyA regulates the collagenase-mediated cytopathic phenotype in multiresistant Salmonella.

Microb Pathog 2005 Apr;38(4):181-7

Preharvest Food Safety and Enteric Disease Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, 2300 Dayton Road, Box 70, Ames, IA 50010, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
April 2005

Avoidance of false PCR results with the integron-retron junction in multiple antibiotic resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium.

Mol Cell Probes 2003 Aug;17(4):183-6

Pre-harvest Food Safety and Enteric Disease Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, 2300 Dayton Road, Box 70, Ames, IA 50010, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
August 2003

Pinhole single-photon emission computed tomography for myocardial perfusion imaging of mice.

J Am Coll Cardiol 2003 Aug;42(3):576-82

Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
August 2003

Performance evaluation of a pinhole SPECT system for myocardial perfusion imaging of mice.

Med Phys 2002 Dec;29(12):2830-9

Joint Graduate Group in Bioengineering, University of California-San Francisco, 94143-0628, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
December 2002

Cytopathic effects observed upon expression of a repressed collagenase gene present in Salmonella and related pathogens: mimicry of a cytotoxin from multiple antibiotic-resistant Salmonella enterica serotype Typhimurium phagetype DT104.

Microb Pathog 2002 Dec;33(6):279-87

Preharvest Food Safety and Enteric Disease Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, Ames, IA 50010, U.S.A.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
December 2002

A high-throughput genetic system for assessing the inhibition of proteins: identification of antibiotic resistance and virulence targets and their cognate inhibitors in Salmonella.

Anal Biochem 2002 Nov;310(1):72-83

Pre-harvest Food Safety and Enteric Disease Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, Agricultural Research Service/USDA, 2300 Dayton Road, Box 70, Ames, IA 50010, USA.

View Article and Find Full Text PDF
November 2002