Publication List

 

1: Zhang BZ, Hua YH, Yu B, Lau CC, Cai JP, Zheng SY, Yam WC, Kao RY, Sze KH, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY, Huang JD. Recombinant ESAT-6-Like Proteins Provoke Protective Immune Responses against Invasive Staphylococcus aureus Disease in a Murine Model. Infect Immun. 2015 Jan;83(1):339-45. doi: 10.1128/IAI.02498-14. Epub 2014 Nov 3. PubMed PMID: 25368117.

2: Chan SS, Leung DY, Leung AY, Lam C, Hung I, Chu D, Chan CK, Johnston J, Liu SH, Liang R, Lam TH, Yuen KY. A nurse-delivered brief health education intervention to improve pneumococcal vaccination rate among older patients with chronic diseases: A cluster randomized controlled trial. Int J Nurs Stud. 2015 Jan;52(1):317-24. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2014.06.008. Epub 2014 Jun 19. PubMed PMID: 25012957.

3: Luo Y, Siu GK, Yeung AS, Chen JH, Ho PL, Leung KW, Tsang JL, Cheng VC, Guo L, Yang J, Ye L, Yam WC. Performance of the VITEK MS matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry system for rapid bacterial identification in two diagnostic centres in China. J Med Microbiol. 2015 Jan;64(Pt 1):18-24. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.080317-0. Epub 2014 Nov 23. PubMed PMID: 25418737.

4: Davies MR, Holden MT, Coupland P, Chen JH, Venturini C, Barnett TC, Zakour NL, Tse H, Dougan G, Yuen KY, Walker MJ. Emergence of scarlet fever Streptococcus pyogenes emm12 clones in Hong Kong is associated with toxin acquisition and multidrug resistance. Nat Genet. 2015 Jan;47(1):84-7. doi: 10.1038/ng.3147. Epub 2014 Nov 17. PubMed PMID: 25401300.

5: Lau SK, Woo PC, Li KS, Tsang AK, Fan RY, Luk HK, Cai JP, Chan KH, Zheng BJ, Wang M, Yuen KY. Discovery of a novel coronavirus, China Rattus coronavirus HKU24, from Norway rats supports murine origin of Betacoronavirus 1 with implications on the ancestor of Betacoronavirus lineage A. J Virol. 2014 Dec 31. pii: JVI.02420-14. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25552712.

6: Gao HN, Yao HP, Liang WF, Wu XX, Wu HB, Wu NP, Yang SG, Zhang Q, Su KK, Guo J, Zheng SF, Zhu YX, Chen HL, Yuen KY, Li LJ. Viral genome and antiviral drug sensitivity analysis of two patients from a family cluster caused by the influenza A(H7N9) virus in Zhejiang, China, 2013. Int J Infect Dis. 2014 Dec;29:254-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2014.10.029. Epub 2014 Nov 13. PubMed PMID: 25462187.

7: Sridhar S, Luk HK, Lau SK, Woo PC. First report of severe parainfluenza virus 4B and rhinovirus C coinfection in a liver transplant recipient treated with immunoglobulin. J Clin Virol. 2014 Dec;61(4):611-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2014.09.019. Epub 2014 Oct 8. PubMed PMID: 25453574.

8: To KK, Tse H, Chan WM, Choi GK, Zhang AJ, Sridhar S, Wong SC, Chan JF, Chan AS, Woo PC, Lau SK, Lo JY, Chan KH, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. A novel psittacine adenovirus identified during an outbreak of avian chlamydiosis and human psittacosis: zoonosis associated with virus-bacterium coinfection in birds. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2014 Dec 4;8(12):e3318. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0003318. eCollection 2014 Dec. PubMed PMID: 25474263; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4256287.

9: Lam JY, Wu AK, Leung WS, Cheung I, Tsang CC, Chen JH, Chan JF, Tse CW, Lee RA, Lau SK, Woo PC. Gordonia species as emerging causes of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis identified by 16S rRNA and secA1 genes sequencing and MALDI-TOF MS. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Nov 26. pii: JCM.02971-14. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25428146.

10: Cheng VC, Chen JH, Poon RW, Lee WM, So SY, Wong SC, Chau PH, Yip CC, Wong SS, Chan JF, Hung IF, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Control of hospital endemicity of multiple-drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii ST457 with directly observed hand hygiene. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2014 Nov 21. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25413926.

11: Song W, Wang P, Mok BW, Lau SY, Huang X, Wu WL, Zheng M, Wen X, Yang S, Chen Y, Li L, Yuen KY, Chen H. The K526R substitution in viral protein PB2 enhances the effects of E627K on influenza virus replication. Nat Commun. 2014 Nov 20;5:5509. doi: 10.1038/ncomms6509. PubMed PMID: 25409547; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4263149.

12: Tan Z, Zhou J, Cheung AK, Yu Z, Cheung KW, Liang J, Wang H, Lee BK, Man K, Liu L, Yuen KY, Chen Z. Vaccine-elicited CD8+ T cells cure mesothelioma by overcoming tumor-induced immunosuppressive environment. Cancer Res. 2014 Nov 1;74(21):6010-21. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-14-0473. Epub 2014 Aug 14. PubMed PMID: 25125656.

13: Hung IF, Zhang AJ, To KK, Chan JF, Li C, Zhu HS, Li P, Li C, Chan TC, Cheng VC, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Immunogenicity of intradermal trivalent influenza vaccine with topical imiquimod: a double blind randomized controlled trial. Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Nov;59(9):1246-55. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciu582. Epub 2014 Jul 21. PubMed PMID: 25048848.

14: Wong SS, Fung KS, Chau S, Poon RW, Wong SC, Yuen KY. Molecular diagnosis in clinical parasitology: when and why? Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2014 Nov;239(11):1443-60. doi: 10.1177/1535370214523880. Epub 2014 Mar 25. Review. PubMed PMID: 24668556.

15: Nicholls JM, Tsai PN, Chan RW, Hui KP, Chan MC, Malik Peiris JS, Chan KH, Yuen KY, To KK. Fatal H7N9 pneumonia complicated by viral infection of a prosthetic cardiac valve - an autopsy study. J Clin Virol. 2014 Nov;61(3):466-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2014.08.005. Epub 2014 Aug 15. PubMed PMID: 25179790.

16: Woo PC, Lau SK, Teng JL, Tsang AK, Joseph M, Wong EY, Tang Y, Sivakumar S, Bai R, Wernery R, Wernery U, Yuen KY. Metagenomic analysis of viromes of dromedary camel fecal samples reveals large number and high diversity of circoviruses and picobirnaviruses. Virology. 2014 Oct 29;471-473C:117-125. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2014.09.020. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25461537.

17: Woo PC, Lam CW, Tam EW, Lee KC, Yung KK, Leung CK, Sze KH, Lau SK, Yuen KY. The biosynthetic pathway for a thousand-year-old natural food colorant and citrinin in Penicillium marneffei. Sci Rep. 2014 Oct 22;4:6728. doi: 10.1038/srep06728. PubMed PMID: 25335861; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4205486.

18: Teng JL, Huang Y, Tse H, Chen JH, Tang Y, Lau SK, Woo PC. Phylogenomic and MALDI-TOF MS analysis of Streptococcus sinensis HKU4T reveals a distinct phylogenetic clade in the genus Streptococcus. Genome Biol Evol. 2014 Oct 20;6(10):2930-43. doi: 10.1093/gbe/evu232. PubMed PMID: 25331233; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4224358.

19: Yip CC, Lo KL, Que TL, Lee RA, Chan KH, Yuen KY, Woo PC, Lau SK. Epidemiology of human parechovirus, Aichi virus and salivirus in fecal samples from hospitalized children with gastroenteritis in Hong Kong. Virol J. 2014 Oct 18;11:182. doi: 10.1186/1743-422X-11-182. PubMed PMID: 25326707; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4283143.

20: Woo PC, Lau SK, Martelli P, Hui SW, Lau CC, Fan RY, Groff JM, Tam EW, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Fatal systemic necrotizing infections associated with a novel paramyxovirus, anaconda paramyxovirus, in green anaconda juveniles. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Oct;52(10):3614-23. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01653-14. Epub 2014 Jul 30. PubMed PMID: 25078906; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4187747.

21: Cheng VC, Tai JW, Chen JH, So SY, Ng WC, Hung IF, Leung SS, Wong SC, Chan TC, Chan FH, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Proactive infection control measures to prevent nosocomial transmission of vancomycin-resistant enterococci in Hong Kong. J Formos Med Assoc. 2014 Oct;113(10):734-41. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2014.04.001. Epub 2014 May 3. PubMed PMID: 24796821.

22: Tsang CC, Chan JF, Trendell-Smith NJ, Ngan AH, Ling IW, Lau SK, Woo PC. Subcutaneous phaeohyphomycosis in a patient with IgG4-related sclerosing disease caused by a novel ascomycete, Hongkongmyces pedis gen. et sp. nov.: first report of human infection associated with the family Lindgomycetaceae. Med Mycol. 2014 Oct;52(7):736-47. doi: 10.1093/mmy/myu043. Epub 2014 Aug 20. PubMed PMID: 25147085.

23: Yang E, Chow WN, Wang G, Woo PC, Lau SK, Yuen KY, Lin X, Cai JJ. Signature gene expression reveals novel clues to the molecular mechanisms of dimorphic transition in Penicillium marneffei. PLoS Genet. 2014 Oct 16;10(10):e1004662. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1004662. eCollection 2014 Oct. PubMed PMID: 25330172; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4199489.

24: Cai JP, Liu LL, To KK, Lau C, Woo P, Lau S, Guo YH, Ngan AH, Che XY, Yuen KY. Characterization of the antigenicity of Cpl1 protein, a surface protein of Cryptococcus neoformans var. neoformans. Mycologia. 2014 Sep 26. pii: 14-074. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25261494.

25: Lam CW, Law CY, To KK, Cheung SK, Lee KC, Sze KH, Leung KF, Yuen KY. NMR-based metabolomic urinalysis: a rapid screening test for urinary tract infection. Clin Chim Acta. 2014 Sep 25;436:217-23. doi: 10.1016/j.cca.2014.05.014. Epub 2014 Jun 6. PubMed PMID: 24909875.

26: Cheng VC, Chen JH, Tai JW, Wong SC, Poon RW, Hung IF, To KK, Chan JF, Ho PL, Lo CM, Yuen KY. Decolonization of gastrointestinal carriage of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium: case series and review of literature. BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Sep 23;14:514. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-514. Review. PubMed PMID: 25248287; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4180964.

27: Wang Q, Qi J, Yuan Y, Xuan Y, Han P, Wan Y, Ji W, Li Y, Wu Y, Wang J, Iwamoto A, Woo PC, Yuen KY, Yan J, Lu G, Gao GF. Bat origins of MERS-CoV supported by bat coronavirus HKU4 usage of human receptor CD26. Cell Host Microbe. 2014 Sep 10;16(3):328-37. doi: 10.1016/j.chom.2014.08.009. PubMed PMID: 25211075.

28: Woo PC, Wu AK, Tsang CC, Leung KW, Ngan AH, Curreem SO, Lam KW, Chen JH, Chan JF, Lau SK. Streptobacillus hongkongensis sp. nov., isolated from patients with quinsy and septic arthritis, and emended descriptions of the genus Streptobacillus and Streptobacillus moniliformis. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2014 Sep;64(Pt 9):3034-9. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.061242-0. Epub 2014 Jun 9. PubMed PMID: 24912824.

29: Tsang CC, Chan JF, Ip PP, Ngan AH, Chen JH, Lau SK, Woo PC. Subcutaneous phaeohyphomycotic nodule due to Phialemoniopsis hongkongensis sp. nov. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Sep;52(9):3280-9. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01592-14. Epub 2014 Jun 25. PubMed PMID: 24966363.

30: Lau SK, Woo PC, Yip CC, Li KS, Fan RY, Bai R, Huang Y, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Chickens host diverse picornaviruses originated from potential interspecies transmission with recombination. J Gen Virol. 2014 Sep;95(Pt 9):1929-44. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.066597-0. Epub 2014 Jun 6. PubMed PMID: 24906980.

31: Sridhar S, Chan JF, Yuen KY. Fatal anti-aquaporin-4 seropositive neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder in tuberculosis. BMC Infect Dis. 2014 Aug 28;14:470. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-14-470. PubMed PMID: 25169022; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4158048.

32: Leung SY, Huang Y, Lau SK, Woo PC. Complete Mitochondrial Genome Sequence of Lichtheimia ramosa (syn. Lichtheimia hongkongensis). Genome Announc. 2014 Jul 3;2(4). pii: e00644-14. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00644-14. PubMed PMID: 24994796; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4081996.

33: To KK, Song W, Lau SY, Que TL, Lung DC, Hung IF, Chen H, Yuen KY. Unique reassortant of influenza A(H7N9) virus associated with severe disease emerging in Hong Kong. J Infect. 2014 Jul;69(1):60-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2014.02.012. Epub 2014 Feb 24. PubMed PMID: 24576826.

34: Ying T, Du L, Ju TW, Prabakaran P, Lau CC, Lu L, Liu Q, Wang L, Feng Y, Wang Y, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY, Jiang S, Dimitrov DS. Exceptionally potent neutralization of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus by human monoclonal antibodies. J Virol. 2014 Jul;88(14):7796-805. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00912-14. Epub 2014 Apr 30. PubMed PMID: 24789777; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4097770.

35: To KK, Zhou J, Song YQ, Hung IF, Ip WC, Cheng ZS, Chan AS, Kao RY, Wu AK, Chau S, Luk WK, Ip MS, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Surfactant protein B gene polymorphism is associated with severe influenza. Chest. 2014 Jun;145(6):1237-43. PubMed PMID: 24337193.

36: Woo PC, Lau SK, Teng JL, Tsang AK, Joseph M, Wong EY, Tang Y, Sivakumar S, Xie J, Bai R, Wernery R, Wernery U, Yuen KY. New hepatitis E virus genotype in camels, the Middle East. Emerg Infect Dis. 2014 Jun;20(6):1044-8. doi: 10.3201/eid2006.140140. PubMed PMID: 24856611; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4036782.

37: Chan KH, To KK, Chan JF, Li CP, Chan KM, Chen H, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Assessment of antigen and molecular tests with serial specimens from a patient with influenza A(H7N9) infection. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Jun;52(6):2272-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00446-14. Epub 2014 Mar 26. PubMed PMID: 24671784; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4042762.

38: To KK, Chan JF, Yuen KY. Viral lung infections: epidemiology, virology, clinical features, and management of avian influenza A(H7N9). Curr Opin Pulm Med. 2014 May;20(3):225-32. doi: 10.1097/MCP.0000000000000047. Review. PubMed PMID: 24637225.

39: Zhou J, Chu H, Li C, Wong BH, Cheng ZS, Poon VK, Sun T, Lau CC, Wong KK, Chan JY, Chan JF, To KK, Chan KH, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY. Active replication of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus and aberrant induction of inflammatory cytokines and chemokines in human macrophages: implications for pathogenesis. J Infect Dis. 2014 May 1;209(9):1331-42. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit504. Epub 2013 Sep 24. PubMed PMID: 24065148.

40: Siu KL, Yeung ML, Kok KH, Yuen KS, Kew C, Lui PY, Chan CP, Tse H, Woo PC, Yuen KY, Jin DY. Middle east respiratory syndrome coronavirus 4a protein is a double-stranded RNA-binding protein that suppresses PACT-induced activation of RIG-I and MDA5 in the innate antiviral response. J Virol. 2014 May;88(9):4866-76. doi: 10.1128/JVI.03649-13. Epub 2014 Feb 12. PubMed PMID: 24522921; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3993821.

41: Muthuri SG, Venkatesan S, Myles PR, Leonardi-Bee J, Al Khuwaitir TS, Al Mamun A, Anovadiya AP, Azziz-Baumgartner E, Báez C, Bassetti M, Beovic B, Bertisch B, Bonmarin I, Booy R, Borja-Aburto VH, Burgmann H, Cao B, Carratala J, Denholm JT, Dominguez SR, Duarte PA, Dubnov-Raz G, Echavarria M, Fanella S, Gao Z, Gérardin P, Giannella M, Gubbels S, Herberg J, Iglesias AL, Hoger PH, Hu X, Islam QT, Jiménez MF, Kandeel A, Keijzers G, Khalili H, Knight M, Kudo K, Kusznierz G, Kuzman I, Kwan AM, Amine IL, Langenegger E, Lankarani KB, Leo YS, Linko R, Liu P, Madanat F, Mayo-Montero E, McGeer A, Memish Z, Metan G, Mickiene A, Mikić D, Mohn KG, Moradi A, Nymadawa P, Oliva ME, Ozkan M, Parekh D, Paul M, Polack FP, Rath BA, Rodríguez AH, Sarrouf EB, Seale AC, Sertogullarindan B, Siqueira MM, Skręt-Magierło J, Stephan F, Talarek E, Tang JW, To KK, Torres A, Törün SH, Tran D, Uyeki TM, Van Zwol A, Vaudry W, Vidmar T, Yokota RT, Zarogoulidis P; PRIDE Consortium Investigators, Nguyen-Van-Tam JS. Effectiveness of neuraminidase inhibitors in reducing mortality in patients admitted to hospital with influenza A H1N1pdm09 virus infection: a meta-analysis of individual participant data. Lancet Respir Med. 2014 May;2(5):395-404. doi: 10.1016/S2213-2600(14)70041-4. Epub 2014 Mar 19. Review. PubMed PMID: 24815805.

42: Jiang L, Wang N, Zuo T, Shi X, Poon KM, Wu Y, Gao F, Li D, Wang R, Guo J, Fu L, Yuen KY, Zheng BJ, Wang X, Zhang L. Potent neutralization of MERS-CoV by human neutralizing monoclonal antibodies to the viral spike glycoprotein. Sci Transl Med. 2014 Apr 30;6(234):234ra59. doi: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3008140. Epub 2014 Apr 28. PubMed PMID: 24778414.

43: Wen X, Huang X, Mok BW, Chen Y, Zheng M, Lau SY, Wang P, Song W, Jin DY, Yuen KY, Chen H. NF90 exerts antiviral activity through regulation of PKR phosphorylation and stress granules in infected cells. J Immunol. 2014 Apr 15;192(8):3753-64. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1302813. Epub 2014 Mar 12. PubMed PMID: 24623135.

44: Tse MK, Cheung SK, Ke YH, Lau CC, Sze KH, Yuen KY. Backbone and side-chain ¹H, ¹³C and ¹⁵N assignments of the PPIase domain of macrophage infectivity potentiator (Mip) protein from Coxiella burnetii. Biomol NMR Assign. 2014 Apr;8(1):173-6. doi: 10.1007/s12104-013-9477-3. Epub 2013 Apr 25. PubMed PMID: 23616102.

45: Zhang AJ, Li C, To KK, Zhu HS, Lee AC, Li CG, Chan JF, Hung IF, Yuen KY. Toll-like receptor 7 agonist imiquimod in combination with influenza vaccine expedites and augments humoral immune responses against influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus infection in BALB/c mice. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2014 Apr;21(4):570-9. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00816-13. Epub 2014 Feb 12. PubMed PMID: 24521786; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3993121.

46: Woo PC, Lau SK, Wernery U, Wong EY, Tsang AK, Johnson B, Yip CC, Lau CC, Sivakumar S, Cai JP, Fan RY, Chan KH, Mareena R, Yuen KY. Novel betacoronavirus in dromedaries of the Middle East, 2013. Emerg Infect Dis. 2014 Apr;20(4):560-72. doi: 10.3201/eid2004.131769. PubMed PMID: 24655427; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3966378.

47: Tam EW, Chen JH, Lau EC, Ngan AH, Fung KS, Lee KC, Lam CW, Yuen KY, Lau SK, Woo PC. Misidentification of Aspergillus nomius and Aspergillus tamarii as Aspergillus flavus: characterization by internal transcribed spacer, β-Tubulin, and calmodulin gene sequencing, metabolic fingerprinting, and matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Apr;52(4):1153-60. doi: 10.1128/JCM.03258-13. Epub 2014 Jan 22. PubMed PMID: 24452174; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3993464.

48: Lau SK, Tang BS, Teng JL, Chan TM, Curreem SO, Fan RY, Ng RH, Chan JF, Yuen KY, Woo PC. Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionisation time-of-flight mass spectrometry for identification of clinically significant bacteria that are difficult to identify in clinical laboratories. J Clin Pathol. 2014 Apr;67(4):361-6. doi: 10.1136/jclinpath-2013-201818. Epub 2013 Oct 18. PubMed PMID: 24143023.

49: Chu H, Zhou J, Wong BH, Li C, Cheng ZS, Lin X, Poon VK, Sun T, Lau CC, Chan JF, To KK, Chan KH, Lu L, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY. Productive replication of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus in monocyte-derived dendritic cells modulates innate immune response. Virology. 2014 Apr;454-455:197-205. doi: 10.1016/j.virol.2014.02.018. Epub 2014 Mar 7. PubMed PMID: 24725946.

50: To KK, Tsang AK, Chan JF, Cheng VC, Chen H, Yuen KY. Emergence in China of human disease due to avian influenza A(H10N8)--cause for concern? J Infect. 2014 Mar;68(3):205-15. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2013.12.014. Epub 2014 Jan 6. Review. PubMed PMID: 24406432.

51: Xiong L, Teng JL, Watt RM, Kan B, Lau SK, Woo PC. Arginine deiminase pathway is far more important than urease for acid resistance and intracellular survival in Laribacter hongkongensis: a possible result of arc gene cassette duplication. BMC Microbiol. 2014 Feb 17;14:42. doi: 10.1186/1471-2180-14-42. PubMed PMID: 24533585; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3936950.

52: Hung IF, Yuen KY. Response. Chest. 2014 Feb;145(2):435. doi: 10.1378/chest.13-2617. PubMed PMID: 24493551.

53: Teng JL, Ho TC, Yeung RS, Wong AY, Wang H, Chen C, Fung KS, Lau SK, Woo PC. Evaluation of 16SpathDB 2.0, an automated 16S rRNA gene sequence database, using 689 complete bacterial genomes. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2014 Feb;78(2):105-15. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2013.10.019. Epub 2013 Nov 4. PubMed PMID: 24295571.

54: Chan JF, Teng JL, Li IW, Wong SC, Leung SS, Ho PO, To KK, Lau SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Fatal empyema thoracis caused by Schizophyllum commune with cross-reactive cryptococcal antigenemia. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Feb;52(2):683-7. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02770-13. Epub 2013 Nov 13. PubMed PMID: 24478514; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3911328.

55: Yao Y, Bao L, Deng W, Xu L, Li F, Lv Q, Yu P, Chen T, Xu Y, Zhu H, Yuan J, Gu S, Wei Q, Chen H, Yuen KY, Qin C. An animal model of MERS produced by infection of rhesus macaques with MERS coronavirus. J Infect Dis. 2014 Jan 15;209(2):236-42. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit590. Epub 2013 Nov 11. PubMed PMID: 24218506.

56: Yang S, Chen Y, Cui D, Yao H, Lou J, Huo Z, Xie G, Yu F, Zheng S, Yang Y, Zhu Y, Lu X, Liu X, Lau SY, Chan JF, To KK, Yuen KY, Chen H, Li L. Avian-origin influenza A(H7N9) infection in influenza A(H7N9)-affected areas of China: a serological study. J Infect Dis. 2014 Jan 15;209(2):265-9. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit430. Epub 2013 Aug 9. PubMed PMID: 23935201.

57: Chan JF, Yee KS, Tang BS, Cheng VC, Hung IF, Yuen KY. Adult-onset immunodeficiency due to anti-interferon-gamma autoantibody in mainland Chinese. Chin Med J (Engl). 2014;127(6):1189-90. PubMed PMID: 24622460.

58: Sridhar S, Chan JF, Yuen KY. First report of brain abscess caused by a satelliting phenotypic variant of Helcococcus kunzii. J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Jan;52(1):370-3. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02550-13. Epub 2013 Oct 30. PubMed PMID: 24172152; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3911449.

59: Chan JF, Lau SK, Woo PC. Response to "Novel Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus". J Formos Med Assoc. 2014 Jan;113(1):66-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2013.08.007. Epub 2013 Sep 12. PubMed PMID: 24035570.

60: Woo PC, Lau SK, Lam CS, Tsang AK, Hui SW, Fan RY, Martelli P, Yuen KY. Discovery of a novel bottlenose dolphin coronavirus reveals a distinct species of marine mammal coronavirus in Gammacoronavirus. J Virol. 2014 Jan;88(2):1318-31. doi: 10.1128/JVI.02351-13. Epub 2013 Nov 13. PubMed PMID: 24227844; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3911666.

61: Lu L, Liu Q, Zhu Y, Chan KH, Qin L, Li Y, Wang Q, Chan JF, Du L, Yu F, Ma C, Ye S, Yuen KY, Zhang R, Jiang S. Structure-based discovery of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus fusion inhibitor. Nat Commun. 2014;5:3067. doi: 10.1038/ncomms4067. PubMed PMID: 24473083.

62: Wang Q, Lau SK, Liu F, Zhao Y, Li HM, Li BX, Hu YL, Woo PC, Liu CH. Molecular epidemiology and clinical characteristics of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a tuberculosis referral hospital in China. PLoS One. 2014 Oct 10;9(10):e110209. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0110209. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25302501; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4193878.

63: Li C, Li C, Zhang AJ, To KK, Lee AC, Zhu H, Wu HW, Chan JF, Chen H, Hung IF, Li L, Yuen KY. Avian influenza A H7N9 virus induces severe pneumonia in mice without prior adaptation and responds to a combination of zanamivir and COX-2 inhibitor. PLoS One. 2014 Sep 18;9(9):e107966. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0107966. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25232731; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4169509.

64: Rainer TH, Yeung HH, Gabbe BJ, Yuen KY, Ho HF, Kam CW, Chang A, Poon WS, Cameron PA, Graham CA. A comparison of functional outcome in patients sustaining major trauma: a multicentre, prospective, international study. PLoS One. 2014 Aug 26;9(8):e103396. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0103396. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 25157522; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4144837.

65: Cheng VC, Tai JW, Chau PH, Chen JH, Yan MK, So SY, To KK, Chan JF, Wong SC, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Minimal Intervention for Controlling Nosocomial Transmission of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Resource Limited Setting with High Endemicity. PLoS One. 2014 Jun 19;9(6):e100493. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0100493. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 24945412; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4063951.

66: Wong SS, Kao RY, Yuen KY, Wang Y, Yang D, Samaranayake LP, Seneviratne CJ. In vitro and in vivo activity of a novel antifungal small molecule against Candida infections. PLoS One. 2014 Jan 22;9(1):e85836. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0085836. eCollection 2014. PubMed PMID: 24465737; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3899067.

67: Yuen KY. Solving the mystery of H7N9 by crystal balls. Cell Res. 2013 Dec;23(12):1335-6. doi: 10.1038/cr.2013.150. Epub 2013 Nov 12. PubMed PMID: 24217769; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3847578.

68: Cheng VC, Chan JF, Wong SC, Chen JH, Tai JW, Yan MK, Kwan GS, Tse H, To KK, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Proactive infection control measures to prevent nosocomial transmission of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in a non-endemic area. Chin Med J (Engl). 2013 Dec;126(23):4504-9. PubMed PMID: 24286415.

69: Lau SK, Tse H, Chan JS, Zhou AC, Curreem SO, Lau CC, Yuen KY, Woo PC. Proteome profiling of the dimorphic fungus Penicillium marneffei extracellular proteins and identification of glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase as an important adhesion factor for conidial attachment. FEBS J. 2013 Dec;280(24):6613-26. doi: 10.1111/febs.12566. Epub 2013 Nov 1. PubMed PMID: 24128375.

70: Chen JH, Yam WC, Ngan AH, Fung AM, Woo WL, Yan MK, Choi GK, Ho PL, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. Advantages of using matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry as a rapid diagnostic tool for identification of yeasts and mycobacteria in the clinical microbiological laboratory. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Dec;51(12):3981-7. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01437-13. Epub 2013 Sep 18. PubMed PMID: 24048537; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3838092.

71: Tang BS, Lau SK, Teng JL, Chan TM, Chan WS, Wong TY, Tong YT, Fan RY, Yuen KY, Woo PC. Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionisation-time of flight mass spectrometry for rapid identification of Laribacter hongkongensis. J Clin Pathol. 2013 Dec;66(12):1081-3. doi: 10.1136/jclinpath-2013-201651. Epub 2013 Jun 28. PubMed PMID: 23814260.

72: Xu L, Bao L, Yuan J, Li F, Lv Q, Deng W, Xu Y, Yao Y, Yu P, Chen H, Yuen KY, Qin C. Antigenicity and transmissibility of a novel clade 2.3.2.1 avian influenza H5N1 virus. J Gen Virol. 2013 Dec;94(Pt 12):2616-26. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.057778-0. Epub 2013 Sep 28. PubMed PMID: 24077367.

73: Lau SK, Lau CC, Chan KH, Li CP, Chen H, Jin DY, Chan JF, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Delayed induction of proinflammatory cytokines and suppression of innate antiviral response by the novel Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus: implications for pathogenesis and treatment. J Gen Virol. 2013 Dec;94(Pt 12):2679-90. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.055533-0. Epub 2013 Sep 28. PubMed PMID: 24077366.

74: Chan JF, Chan KH, Kao RY, To KK, Zheng BJ, Li CP, Li PT, Dai J, Mok FK, Chen H, Hayden FG, Yuen KY. Broad-spectrum antivirals for the emerging Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus. J Infect. 2013 Dec;67(6):606-16. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2013.09.029. Epub 2013 Oct 3. PubMed PMID: 24096239.

75: Zhu X, Guo YH, Jiang T, Wang YD, Chan KH, Li XF, Yu W, McBride R, Paulson JC, Yuen KY, Qin CF, Che XY, Wilson IA. A unique and conserved neutralization epitope in H5N1 influenza viruses identified by an antibody against the A/Goose/Guangdong/1/96 hemagglutinin. J Virol. 2013 Dec;87(23):12619-35. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01577-13. Epub 2013 Sep 18. PubMed PMID: 24049169; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3838140.

76: Cheng VC, Chan JF, To KK, Yuen KY. Clinical management and infection control of SARS: lessons learned. Antiviral Res. 2013 Nov;100(2):407-19. doi: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2013.08.016. Epub 2013 Aug 28. Review. PubMed PMID: 23994190.

77: Yu L, Wang Z, Chen Y, Ding W, Jia H, Chan JF, To KK, Chen H, Yang Y, Liang W, Zheng S, Yao H, Yang S, Cao H, Dai X, Zhao H, Li J, Bao Q, Chen P, Hou X, Li L, Yuen KY. Clinical, virological, and histopathological manifestations of fatal human infections by avian influenza A(H7N9) virus. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Nov;57(10):1449-57. doi: 10.1093/cid/cit541. Epub 2013 Aug 13. PubMed PMID: 23943822.

78: Cheng VC, Wong SC, Sridhar S, Chan JF, Ng ML, Lau SK, Woo PC, Lo EC, Chan KK, Yuen KY. Management of an incident of failed sterilization of surgical instruments in a dental clinic in Hong Kong. J Formos Med Assoc. 2013 Nov;112(11):666-75. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2013.07.020. Epub 2013 Sep 10. PubMed PMID: 24034908.

79: Chan JF, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Reply to Leow. J Infect Dis. 2013 Oct 15;208(8):1351-2. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit328. Epub 2013 Jul 21. PubMed PMID: 23878323.

80: Liu R, To KK, Teng JL, Choi GK, Mok KY, Law KI, Tso EY, Fung KS, Wu TC, Wu AK, Fung SH, Wong SC, Trendell-Smith NJ, Yuen KY. Mycobacterium abscessus bacteremia after receipt of intravenous infusate of cytokine-induced killer cell therapy for body beautification and health boosting. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Oct;57(7):981-91. doi: 10.1093/cid/cit443. Epub 2013 Jul 3. PubMed PMID: 23825355.

81: Mok CC, Tam LS, Leung MH, Ying KY, To CH, Lee KL, Ho LY, Yip ML, Tsui HS, Chan TH, Lee KW, Li EK; Hong Kong Society of Rheumatology. Referral strategy for early recognition of axial spondyloarthritis: consensus recommendations from the Hong Kong Society of Rheumatology. Int J Rheum Dis. 2013 Oct;16(5):500-8. doi: 10.1111/1756-185X.12161. PubMed PMID: 24164836.

82: Lau SK, Woo PC, Wu Y, Wong AY, Wong BH, Lau CC, Fan RY, Cai JP, Tsoi HW, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Identification and characterization of a novel paramyxovirus, porcine parainfluenza virus 1, from deceased pigs. J Gen Virol. 2013 Oct;94(Pt 10):2184-90. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.052985-0. Epub 2013 Aug 5. PubMed PMID: 23918408.

83: Chan JF, To KK, Tse H, Jin DY, Yuen KY. Interspecies transmission and emergence of novel viruses: lessons from bats and birds. Trends Microbiol. 2013 Oct;21(10):544-55. doi: 10.1016/j.tim.2013.05.005. Epub 2013 Jun 14. Review. PubMed PMID: 23770275.

84: Lau SK, Woo PC, Yip CC, Bai R, Wu Y, Tse H, Yuen KY. Complete genome sequence of a novel feline astrovirus from a domestic cat in Hong Kong. Genome Announc. 2013 Sep 26;1(5). pii: e00708-13. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00708-13. PubMed PMID: 24072858; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3784778.

85: Yip CC, Lau SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Human enterovirus 71 epidemics: what's next? Emerg Health Threats J. 2013 Sep 10;6:19780. doi: 10.3402/ehtj.v6i0.19780. Review. PubMed PMID: 24119538; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3772321.

86: Yang E, Wang G, Woo PC, Lau SK, Chow WN, Chong KT, Tse H, Kao RY, Chan CM, Che X, Yuen KY, Cai JJ. Unraveling the molecular basis of temperature-dependent genetic regulation in Penicillium marneffei. Eukaryot Cell. 2013 Sep;12(9):1214-24. doi: 10.1128/EC.00159-13. Epub 2013 Jul 12. PubMed PMID: 23851338; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3811563.

87: Yam WC, Siu GK, Ho PL, Ng TK, Que TL, Yip KT, Fok CP, Chen JH, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. Evaluation of the LightCycler methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) advanced test for detection of MRSA nasal colonization. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Sep;51(9):2869-74. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00488-13. Epub 2013 Jun 19. PubMed PMID: 23784133; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3754679.

88: Chan KH, To KK, Chan JF, Li CP, Chen H, Yuen KY. Analytical sensitivity of seven point-of-care influenza virus detection tests and two molecular tests for detection of avian origin H7N9 and swine origin H3N2 variant influenza A viruses. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Sep;51(9):3160-1. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01222-13. Epub 2013 Jun 19. PubMed PMID: 23784125; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3754666.

89: To KK, Chan JF, Chen H, Li L, Yuen KY. The emergence of influenza A H7N9 in human beings 16 years after influenza A H5N1: a tale of two cities. Lancet Infect Dis. 2013 Sep;13(9):809-21. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(13)70167-1. PubMed PMID: 23969217.

90: Hung IF, Yuen KY. Response. Chest. 2013 Aug;144(2):712-3. doi: 10.1378/chest.13-0571. PubMed PMID: 23918125.

91: Hung IF, To KK, Lee CK, Lee KL, Yan WW, Chan K, Chan WM, Ngai CW, Law KI, Chow FL, Liu R, Lai KY, Lau CC, Liu SH, Chan KH, Lin CK, Yuen KY. Hyperimmune IV immunoglobulin treatment: a multicenter double-blind randomized controlled trial for patients with severe 2009 influenza A(H1N1) infection. Chest. 2013 Aug;144(2):464-73. doi: 10.1378/chest.12-2907. PubMed PMID: 23450336.

92: Yip CC, Lau SK, Woo PC, Wong SS, Tsang TH, Lo JY, Lam WK, Tsang CC, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Recombinant coxsackievirus A2 and deaths of children, Hong Kong, 2012. Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Aug;19(8):1285-8. doi: 10.3201/eid1908.121498. PubMed PMID: 23876841; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3739500.

93: Chan KH, To KK, Chan BW, Li CP, Chiu SS, Yuen KY, Ho PL. Comparison of pyrosequencing, Sanger sequencing, and melting curve analysis for detection of low-frequency macrolide-resistant mycoplasma pneumoniae quasispecies in respiratory specimens. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Aug;51(8):2592-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00785-13. Epub 2013 May 29. PubMed PMID: 23720793; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3719661.

94: Chan KH, Chan JF, Tse H, Chen H, Lau CC, Cai JP, Tsang AK, Xiao X, To KK, Lau SK, Woo PC, Zheng BJ, Wang M, Yuen KY. Cross-reactive antibodies in convalescent SARS patients' sera against the emerging novel human coronavirus EMC (2012) by both immunofluorescent and neutralizing antibody tests. J Infect. 2013 Aug;67(2):130-40. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2013.03.015. Epub 2013 Apr 10. PubMed PMID: 23583636.

95: To KK, Hung IF, Chan JF, Yuen KY. From SARS coronavirus to novel animal and human coronaviruses. J Thorac Dis. 2013 Aug;5 Suppl 2:S103-8. doi: 10.3978/j.issn.2072-1439.2013.06.02. PubMed PMID: 23977429; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3747523.

96: Lau SK, Li KS, Tsang AK, Lam CS, Ahmed S, Chen H, Chan KH, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Genetic characterization of Betacoronavirus lineage C viruses in bats reveals marked sequence divergence in the spike protein of pipistrellus bat coronavirus HKU5 in Japanese pipistrelle: implications for the origin of the novel Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus. J Virol. 2013 Aug;87(15):8638-50. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01055-13. Epub 2013 May 29. PubMed PMID: 23720729; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3719811.

97: Ho CC, Lau SK, Woo PC. Romance of the three domains: how cladistics transformed the classification of cellular organisms. Protein Cell. 2013 Jul 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23873078.

98: Yip CC, Lau SK, Lo JY, Chan KH, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Genetic characterization of EV71 isolates from 2004 to 2010 reveals predominance and persistent circulation of the newly proposed genotype D and recent emergence of a distinct lineage of subgenotype C2 in Hong Kong. Virol J. 2013 Jul 4;10:222. doi: 10.1186/1743-422X-10-222. PubMed PMID: 23822185; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3716818.

99: Lau SK, Curreem SO, Lin CC, Fung AM, Yuen KY, Woo PC. Streptococcus hongkongensis sp. nov., isolated from a patient with an infected puncture wound and from a marine flatfish. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2013 Jul;63(Pt 7):2570-6. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.045120-0. Epub 2012 Dec 21. PubMed PMID: 23264498.

100: Chan JF, Lau SK, Woo PC. The emerging novel Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus: the "knowns" and "unknowns". J Formos Med Assoc. 2013 Jul;112(7):372-81. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2013.05.010. Epub 2013 Jul 21. Review. PubMed PMID: 23883791.

101: Meng W, Pan W, Zhang AJ, Li Z, Wei G, Feng L, Dong Z, Li C, Hu X, Sun C, Luo Q, Yuen KY, Zhong N, Chen L. Rapid Generation of Human-Like Neutralizing Monoclonal Antibodies in Urgent Preparedness for Influenza Pandemics and Virulent Infectious Diseases. PLoS One. 2013 Jun 18;8(6):e66276. Print 2013. PubMed PMID: 23824680; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3688872.

102: Zhou J, Cheung AK, Tan Z, Wang H, Yu W, Du Y, Kang Y, Lu X, Liu L, Yuen KY, Chen Z. PD1-based DNA vaccine amplifies HIV-1 GAG-specific CD8+ T cells in mice. J Clin Invest. 2013 Jun 3;123(6):2629-42. doi: 10.1172/JCI64704. Epub 2013 May 1. PubMed PMID: 23635778; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3668817.

103: Guo FB, Xiong L, Teng JL, Yuen KY, Lau SK, Woo PC. Re-annotation of protein-coding genes in 10 complete genomes of Neisseriaceae family by combining similarity-based and composition-based methods. DNA Res. 2013 Jun;20(3):273-86. doi: 10.1093/dnares/dst009. Epub 2013 Apr 9. PubMed PMID: 23571676; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3686433.

104: Kwok AK, Tong JM, Tang BS, Poon RW, Li WW, Yuen KY. Outbreak of microsporidial keratoconjunctivitis with rugby sport due to soil exposure. Eye (Lond). 2013 Jun;27(6):747-54. doi: 10.1038/eye.2013.55. Epub 2013 Apr 19. PubMed PMID: 23598669; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3682360.

105: Zheng BJ, Chan CS, Poon KM, Ng F, Ho CM, Che CM, Yuen KY. Development of anti-influenza A compounds: a pilot study. Hong Kong Med J. 2013 Jun;19 Suppl 4:36-8. PubMed PMID: 23775185.

106: Lee MY, Cheung CY, Peiris JS. Role of cyclooxygenase-2 in H5N1 viral pathogenesis and the potential use of its inhibitors. Hong Kong Med J. 2013 Jun;19 Suppl 4:29-35. PubMed PMID: 23775184.

107: Chen JH, Ho PL, Kwan GS, She KK, Siu GK, Cheng VC, Yuen KY, Yam WC. Direct bacterial identification in positive blood cultures by use of two commercial matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry systems. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Jun;51(6):1733-9. doi: 10.1128/JCM.03259-12. Epub 2013 Mar 20. PubMed PMID: 23515548; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3716069.

108: Chan JF, Chan KH, Choi GK, To KK, Tse H, Cai JP, Yeung ML, Cheng VC, Chen H, Che XY, Lau SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Differential cell line susceptibility to the emerging novel human betacoronavirus 2c EMC/2012: implications for disease pathogenesis and clinical manifestation. J Infect Dis. 2013 Jun 1;207(11):1743-52. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit123. Epub 2013 Mar 26. PubMed PMID: 23532101.

109: Chen Y, Liang W, Yang S, Wu N, Gao H, Sheng J, Yao H, Wo J, Fang Q, Cui D, Li Y, Yao X, Zhang Y, Wu H, Zheng S, Diao H, Xia S, Zhang Y, Chan KH, Tsoi HW, Teng JL, Song W, Wang P, Lau SY, Zheng M, Chan JF, To KK, Chen H, Li L, Yuen KY. Human infections with the emerging avian influenza A H7N9 virus from wet market poultry: clinical analysis and characterisation of viral genome. Lancet. 2013 Jun 1;381(9881):1916-25. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(13)60903-4. Epub 2013 Apr 25. PubMed PMID: 23623390.

110: Cheng VC, Tai JW, Wong ZS, Chen JH, Pan KB, Hai Y, Ng WC, Chow DM, Yau MC, Chan JF, Wong SC, Tse H, Chan SS, Tsui KL, Chan FH, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Transmission of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the long term care facilities in Hong Kong. BMC Infect Dis. 2013 May 6;13:205. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-13-205. PubMed PMID: 23641974; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3651730.

111: To KK, Wong SC, Xu T, Poon RW, Mok KY, Chan JF, Cheng VC, Chan KH, Hung IF, Yuen KY. Use of nasopharyngeal aspirate for diagnosis of pneumocystis pneumonia. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 May;51(5):1570-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.03264-12. Epub 2013 Feb 13. PubMed PMID: 23408690; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3647954.

112: Chan KH, Yan MK, To KK, Lau SK, Woo PC, Cheng VC, Li WS, Chan JF, Tse H, Yuen KY. Use of the human colorectal adenocarcinoma (Caco-2) cell line for isolating respiratory viruses from nasopharyngeal aspirates. J Med Virol. 2013 May;85(5):874-9. doi: 10.1002/jmv.23538. PubMed PMID: 23508913.

113: Zhang AJ, To KK, Li C, Lau CC, Poon VK, Chan CC, Zheng BJ, Hung IF, Lam KS, Xu A, Yuen KY. Leptin mediates the pathogenesis of severe 2009 pandemic influenza A(H1N1) infection associated with cytokine dysregulation in mice with diet-induced obesity. J Infect Dis. 2013 Apr 15;207(8):1270-80. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jit031. Epub 2013 Jan 16. PubMed PMID: 23325916.

114: To KK, Hung IF, Xu T, Poon RW, Ip WC, Li PT, Li CP, Lau SK, Yam WC, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Clinical significance of Pneumocystis jiroveci in patients with active tuberculosis. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2013 Mar;75(3):260-5. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2012.11.016. Epub 2013 Jan 16. PubMed PMID: 23333101.

115: Chen JH, Cheng VC, Chan JF, She KK, Yan MK, Yau MC, Kwan GS, Yam WC, Yuen KY. The use of high-resolution melting analysis for rapid spa typing on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates. J Microbiol Methods. 2013 Feb 15;92(2):99-102. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2012.11.006. Epub 2012 Nov 13. PubMed PMID: 23154043.

116: Chan JF, Trendell-Smith NJ, Chan JC, Hung IF, Tang BS, Cheng VC, Yeung CK, Yuen KY. Reactive and infective dermatoses associated with adult-onset immunodeficiency due to anti-interferon-gamma autoantibody: Sweet's syndrome and beyond. Dermatology. 2013;226(2):157-66. doi: 10.1159/000347112. Epub 2013 May 3. Review. PubMed PMID: 23652167.

117: Woo PC, Ngan AH, Tsang CC, Ling IW, Chan JF, Leung SY, Yuen KY, Lau SK. Clinical spectrum of exophiala infections and a novel Exophiala species, Exophiala hongkongensis. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Jan;51(1):260-7. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02336-12. Epub 2012 Nov 14. PubMed PMID: 23152554; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3536265.

118: To KK, Fung AM, Teng JL, Curreem SO, Lee KC, Yuen KY, Lam CW, Lau SK, Woo PC. Characterization of a Tsukamurella pseudo-outbreak by phenotypic tests, 16S rRNA sequencing, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis, and metabolic footprinting. J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Jan;51(1):334-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02845-12. Epub 2012 Nov 7. PubMed PMID: 23135942; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3536211.

119: Lau SK, Chow WN, Wong AY, Yeung JM, Bao J, Zhang N, Lok S, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Identification of microRNA-like RNAs in mycelial and yeast phases of the thermal dimorphic fungus Penicillium marneffei. PLoS Negl Trop Dis. 2013 Aug 22;7(8):e2398. doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0002398. eCollection 2013. PubMed PMID: 23991243; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3749987.

120: Xiao H, Liu L, Zhu Q, Tan Z, Yu W, Tang X, Zhan D, Du Y, Wang H, Liu D, Li Z, Yuen KY, Ho DD, Gao GF, Chen Z. A replicating modified vaccinia tiantan strain expressing an avian-derived influenza H5N1 hemagglutinin induce broadly neutralizing antibodies and cross-clade protective immunity in mice. PLoS One. 2013 Dec 17;8(12):e83274. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0083274. eCollection 2013. PubMed PMID: 24358269; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3866202.

121: Cheng VC, Wong SS, Chen JH, Chan JF, To KK, Poon RW, Wong SC, Chan KH, Tai JW, Ho PL, Tsang TH, Yuen KY. An unprecedented outbreak investigation for nosocomial and community-acquired legionellosis in Hong Kong. Chin Med J (Engl). 2012 Dec;125(23):4283-90. PubMed PMID: 23217401.

122: Wong SS, Wong SC, Yuen KY. Infections associated with body modification. J Formos Med Assoc. 2012 Dec;111(12):667-81. doi: 10.1016/j.jfma.2012.10.016. Epub 2012 Dec 11. Review. PubMed PMID: 23265745.

123: Chan JF, Li KS, To KK, Cheng VC, Chen H, Yuen KY. Is the discovery of the novel human betacoronavirus 2c EMC/2012 (HCoV-EMC) the beginning of another SARS-like pandemic? J Infect. 2012 Dec;65(6):477-89. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2012.10.002. Epub 2012 Oct 13. Review. PubMed PMID: 23072791.

124: Mok BW, Song W, Wang P, Tai H, Chen Y, Zheng M, Wen X, Lau SY, Wu WL, Matsumoto K, Yuen KY, Chen H. The NS1 protein of influenza A virus interacts with cellular processing bodies and stress granules through RNA-associated protein 55 (RAP55) during virus infection. J Virol. 2012 Dec;86(23):12695-707. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00647-12. Epub 2012 Sep 12. PubMed PMID: 22973032; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3497642.

125: Chan KH, Chan KM, Ho YL, Lam YP, Tong HL, Poon LL, Cowling BJ, Peiris JS. Quantitative analysis of four rapid antigen assays for detection of pandemic H1N1 2009 compared with seasonal H1N1 and H3N2 influenza A viruses on nasopharyngeal aspirates from patients with influenza. J Virol Methods. 2012 Dec;186(1-2):184-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2012.09.001. Epub 2012 Sep 7. PubMed PMID: 22989408.

126: Wang ZY, Cai JP, Qiu LW, Hao W, Pan YX, Tung ET, Lau CC, Woo PC, Lau SK, Yuen KY, Che XY. Development of monoclonal antibody-based galactomannoprotein antigen-capture ELISAs to detect Aspergillus fumigatus infection in the invasive aspergillosis rabbit models. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012 Nov;31(11):2943-50. doi: 10.1007/s10096-012-1645-3. Epub 2012 Jun 5. PubMed PMID: 22669560.

127: Tse H, Chan E, Lam CW, Leung KF, Chow P, Lee KC, Sze KH, Cheung SK, Tse MK, Ho PL, Leung SP, Lau SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Production of 2-aminophenoxazin-3-one by Staphylococcus aureus causes false-positive results in β-galactosidase assays. J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Nov;50(11):3780-2. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02299-12. Epub 2012 Sep 12. PubMed PMID: 22972831; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3486264.

128: To KK, Wong SS, Poon RW, Trendell-Smith NJ, Ngan AH, Lam JW, Tang TH, AhChong AK, Kan JC, Chan KH, Yuen KY. A novel Dirofilaria species causing human and canine infections in Hong Kong. J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Nov;50(11):3534-41. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01590-12. Epub 2012 Aug 22. PubMed PMID: 22915604; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3486214.

129: Ho PL, Chow KH, Lai EL, Law PY, Chan PY, Ho AY, Ng TK, Yam WC. Clonality and antimicrobial susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin-resistant S. aureus isolates from food animals and other animals. J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Nov;50(11):3735-7. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02053-12. Epub 2012 Aug 15. PubMed PMID: 22895044; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3486263.

130: Tse H, Chan WM, Lam CS, Lau SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Complete genome sequences of novel rat noroviruses in Hong Kong. J Virol. 2012 Nov;86(22):12435-6. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01976-12. PubMed PMID: 23087104; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3486493.

131: Lau SK, Li KS, Tsang AK, Shek CT, Wang M, Choi GK, Guo R, Wong BH, Poon RW, Lam CS, Wang SY, Fan RY, Chan KH, Zheng BJ, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Recent transmission of a novel alphacoronavirus, bat coronavirus HKU10, from Leschenault's rousettes to pomona leaf-nosed bats: first evidence of interspecies transmission of coronavirus between bats of different suborders. J Virol. 2012 Nov;86(21):11906-18. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01305-12. Epub 2012 Aug 29. PubMed PMID: 22933277; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3486284.

132: Hung IF, Levin Y, To KK, Chan KH, Zhang AJ, Li P, Li C, Xu T, Wong TY, Yuen KY. Dose sparing intradermal trivalent influenza (2010/2011) vaccination overcomes reduced immunogenicity of the 2009 H1N1 strain. Vaccine. 2012 Oct 5;30(45):6427-35. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2012.08.014. Epub 2012 Aug 18. PubMed PMID: 22910287.

133: Cheng VC, Tai JW, Ng ML, Chan JF, Wong SC, Li IW, Chung HP, Lo WK, Yuen KY, Ho PL. Extensive contact tracing and screening to control the spread of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium ST414 in Hong Kong. Chin Med J (Engl). 2012 Oct;125(19):3450-7. PubMed PMID: 23044305.

134: To KK, Lau SK, Wu AK, Lee RA, Ngan AH, Tsang CC, Ling IW, Yuen KY, Woo PC. Phaeoacremonium parasiticum invasive infections and airway colonization characterized by agar block smear and ITS and β-tubulin gene sequencing. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012 Oct;74(2):190-7. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2012.06.014. Epub 2012 Aug 24. PubMed PMID: 22921816.

135: Chan JF, Wong SS, Leung SS, Fan RY, Ngan AH, To KK, Lau SK, Yuen KY, Woo PC. First report of chronic implant-related septic arthritis and osteomyelitis due to Kytococcus schroeteri and a review of human K. schroeteri infections. Infection. 2012 Oct;40(5):567-73. doi: 10.1007/s15010-012-0250-9. Epub 2012 Mar 6. PubMed PMID: 22392020; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3461212.

136: Zheng SY, Yu B, Zhang K, Chen M, Hua YH, Yuan S, Watt RM, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY, Huang JD. Comparative immunological evaluation of recombinant Salmonella Typhimurium strains expressing model antigens as live oral vaccines. BMC Immunol. 2012 Sep 26;13:54. doi: 10.1186/1471-2172-13-54. PubMed PMID: 23013063; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3503649.

137: Lau SK, Tang BS, Curreem SO, Chan TM, Martelli P, Tse CW, Wu AK, Yuen KY, Woo PC. Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry for rapid identification of Burkholderia pseudomallei: importance of expanding databases with pathogens endemic to different localities. J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Sep;50(9):3142-3. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01349-12. Epub 2012 Jun 20. PubMed PMID: 22718946; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3421815.

138: Tse H, Lau SK, Chan WM, Choi GK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Complete genome sequences of novel canine noroviruses in Hong Kong. J Virol. 2012 Sep;86(17):9531-2. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01312-12. PubMed PMID: 22879606; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3416109.

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149: Ho CC, Wu AK, Tse CW, Yuen KY, Lau SK, Woo PC. Automated pangenomic analysis in target selection for PCR detection and identification of bacteria by use of ssGeneFinder Webserver and its application to Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi. J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Jun;50(6):1905-11. doi: 10.1128/JCM.06843-11. Epub 2012 Mar 21. PubMed PMID: 22442318; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3372160.

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254: To KK, Teng JL, Wong SS, Ngan AH, Yuen KY, Woo PC. Complication of corticosteroid treatment by acute Plasmodium malariae infection confirmed by small-subunit rRNA sequencing. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Nov;48(11):4313-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00463-10. Epub 2010 Aug 25. PubMed PMID: 20739487; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3020872.

255: Woo PC, Lau SK, Lee P, Miao J, Fung AM, Choi GK, Ellis-Behnke R, Yuen KY. Resequencing microarray for detection of human adenoviruses in patients with community-acquired gastroenteritis: a proof-of-concept study. J Med Microbiol. 2010 Nov;59(Pt 11):1387-90. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.023796-0. Epub 2010 Jul 29. PubMed PMID: 20671084.

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258: Chan KH, Zhang AJ, To KK, Chan CC, Poon VK, Guo K, Ng F, Zhang QW, Leung VH, Cheung AN, Lau CC, Woo PC, Tse H, Wu W, Chen H, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY. Wild type and mutant 2009 pandemic influenza A (H1N1) viruses cause more severe disease and higher mortality in pregnant BALB/c mice. PLoS One. 2010 Oct 29;5(10):e13757. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0013757. PubMed PMID: 21060798; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2966430.

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260: To KK, Chan KH, Fung YF, Yuen KY, Ho PL. Azithromycin treatment failure in macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae pneumonia. Eur Respir J. 2010 Oct;36(4):969-71. doi: 10.1183/09031936.00041910. PubMed PMID: 20889469.

261: Woo PC, Lau SK, Huang Y, Lam CS, Poon RW, Tsoi HW, Lee P, Tse H, Chan AS, Luk G, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Comparative analysis of six genome sequences of three novel picornaviruses, turdiviruses 1, 2 and 3, in dead wild birds, and proposal of two novel genera, Orthoturdivirus and Paraturdivirus, in the family Picornaviridae. J Gen Virol. 2010 Oct;91(Pt 10):2433-48. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.021717-0. Epub 2010 Jun 16. PubMed PMID: 20554801.

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263: To KK, Wong SS, Cheng VC, Tang BS, Li IW, Chan JF, Seto WK, Tse H, Yuen KY. Epidemiology and clinical features of Shewanella infection over an eight-year period. Scand J Infect Dis. 2010 Oct;42(10):757-62. doi: 10.3109/00365548.2010.490562. PubMed PMID: 20524786.

264: Tse H, Cai JJ, Tsoi HW, Lam EP, Yuen KY. Natural selection retains overrepresented out-of-frame stop codons against frameshift peptides in prokaryotes. BMC Genomics. 2010 Sep 9;11:491. doi: 10.1186/1471-2164-11-491. PubMed PMID: 20828396; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2996987.

265: Cheng VC, Tai JW, Chan WM, Lau EH, Chan JF, To KK, Li IW, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Sequential introduction of single room isolation and hand hygiene campaign in the control of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in intensive care unit. BMC Infect Dis. 2010 Sep 7;10:263. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-10-263. PubMed PMID: 20822509; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2944349.

266: Yip CC, Lau SK, Zhou B, Zhang MX, Tsoi HW, Chan KH, Chen XC, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Emergence of enterovirus 71 "double-recombinant" strains belonging to a novel genotype D originating from southern China: first evidence for combination of intratypic and intertypic recombination events in EV71. Arch Virol. 2010 Sep;155(9):1413-24. doi: 10.1007/s00705-010-0722-0. Epub 2010 Jun 13. PubMed PMID: 20549263.

267: Woo PC, Tam EW, Chong KT, Cai JJ, Tung ET, Ngan AH, Lau SK, Yuen KY. High diversity of polyketide synthase genes and the melanin biosynthesis gene cluster in Penicillium marneffei. FEBS J. 2010 Sep;277(18):3750-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1742-4658.2010.07776.x. Epub 2010 Aug 13. PubMed PMID: 20718860.

268: Woo PC, Ngan AH, Chui HK, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Agar block smear preparation: a novel method of slide preparation for preservation of native fungal structures for microscopic examination and long-term storage. J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Sep;48(9):3053-61. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00917-10. Epub 2010 Jul 21. PubMed PMID: 20660221; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2937734.

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353: Lau SK, Chan KH, Yip CC, Ng TK, Tsang OT, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Confirmation of the first Hong Kong case of human infection by novel swine origin influenza A (H1N1) virus diagnosed using ultrarapid, real-time reverse transcriptase PCR. J Clin Microbiol. 2009 Jul;47(7):2344-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00924-09. Epub 2009 May 27. PubMed PMID: 19474268; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2708524.

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356: Smith GJ, Vijaykrishna D, Bahl J, Lycett SJ, Worobey M, Pybus OG, Ma SK, Cheung CL, Raghwani J, Bhatt S, Peiris JS, Guan Y, Rambaut A. Origins and evolutionary genomics of the 2009 swine-origin H1N1 influenza A epidemic. Nature. 2009 Jun 25;459(7250):1122-5. doi: 10.1038/nature08182. PubMed PMID: 19516283.

357: Siu KL, Kok KH, Ng MH, Poon VK, Yuen KY, Zheng BJ, Jin DY. Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus M protein inhibits type I interferon production by impeding the formation of TRAF3.TANK.TBK1/IKKepsilon complex. J Biol Chem. 2009 Jun 12;284(24):16202-9. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M109.008227. Epub 2009 Apr 20. PubMed PMID: 19380580; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2713514.

358: Law HK, Cheung CY, Sia SF, Chan YO, Peiris JS, Lau YL. Toll-like receptors, chemokine receptors and death receptor ligands responses in SARS coronavirus infected human monocyte derived dendritic cells. BMC Immunol. 2009 Jun 8;10:35. doi: 10.1186/1471-2172-10-35. PubMed PMID: 19505311; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2700820.

359: He ML, Zheng BJ, Chen Y, Wong KL, Huang JD, Lin MC, Yuen KY, Sung JJ, Kung HF. Development of interfering RNA agents to inhibit SARS-associated coronavirus infection and replication. Hong Kong Med J. 2009 Jun;15(3 Suppl 4):28-31. PubMed PMID: 19509435.

360: Peiris JS, Poon LM, Nicholls JM, Guan Y. The role of influenza virus gene constellation and viral morphology on cytokine induction, pathogenesis, and viral virulence. Hong Kong Med J. 2009 Jun;15(3 Suppl 4):21-3. PubMed PMID: 19509433.

361: Nicholls JM, Peiris JS, Guan Y. Sialic acid and receptor expression on the respiratory tract in normal subjects and H5N1 and non-avian influenza patients. Hong Kong Med J. 2009 Jun;15(3 Suppl 4):16-20. PubMed PMID: 19509432.

362: Zhou J, Chen DQ, Poon VK, Zeng Y, Ng F, Lu L, Huang JD, Yuen KY, Zheng BJ. A regulatory polymorphism in interferon-gamma receptor 1 promoter is associated with the susceptibility to chronic hepatitis B virus infection. Immunogenetics. 2009 Jun;61(6):423-30. doi: 10.1007/s00251-009-0377-8. Epub 2009 Jun 2. PubMed PMID: 19488747.

363: Woo PC, Fong AH, Ngan AH, Tam DM, Teng JL, Lau SK, Yuen KY. First report of Tsukamurella keratitis: association between T. tyrosinosolvens and T. pulmonis and ophthalmologic infections. J Clin Microbiol. 2009 Jun;47(6):1953-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00424-09. Epub 2009 Apr 15. PubMed PMID: 19369436; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2691093.

364: Woo PC, Lau SK, Yip CC, Huang Y, Yuen KY. More and More Coronaviruses: Human Coronavirus HKU1. Viruses. 2009 Jun;1(1):57-71. doi: 10.3390/v1010057. Epub 2009 Jun 11. PubMed PMID: 21994538; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3185465.

365: Sui HY, Zhao GY, Huang JD, Jin DY, Yuen KY, Zheng BJ. Small interfering RNA targeting m2 gene induces effective and long term inhibition of influenza A virus replication. PLoS One. 2009 May 22;4(5):e5671. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0005671. PubMed PMID: 19479060; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2682565.

366: Wang W, Wei L, Yang A, He T, Yuen KY, Chen C, Rao Z. Expression, crystallization and preliminary crystallographic study of human coronavirus HKU1 nonstructural protein 9. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2009 May 1;65(Pt 5):526-8. doi: 10.1107/S1744309109014055. Epub 2009 Apr 28. PubMed PMID: 19407394; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2675602.

367: Tang HW, Ng KM, Chui SS, Che CM, Lam CW, Yuen KY, Siu TS, Lan LC, Che X. Analysis of melamine cyanurate in urine using matrix-assisted laser desorption/ionization mass spectrometry. Anal Chem. 2009 May 1;81(9):3676-82. doi: 10.1021/ac802752n. PubMed PMID: 19341248.

368: Zhang Z, Zhang J, Huang K, Li KS, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Chen H, Ng WF. Systemic infection of avian influenza A virus H5N1 subtype in humans. Hum Pathol. 2009 May;40(5):735-9. doi: 10.1016/j.humpath.2008.08.015. Epub 2009 Jan 3. PubMed PMID: 19121843.

369: Lau SK, Li KS, Chau KY, So LY, Lee RA, Lau YL, Chan KH, Lim WW, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Clinical and molecular epidemiology of human parainfluenza virus 4 infections in hong kong: subtype 4B as common as subtype 4A. J Clin Microbiol. 2009 May;47(5):1549-52. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00047-09. Epub 2009 Mar 4. PubMed PMID: 19261793; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2681862.

370: Chan CM, Tse H, Wong SS, Woo PC, Lau SK, Chen L, Zheng BJ, Huang JD, Yuen KY. Examination of seroprevalence of coronavirus HKU1 infection with S protein-based ELISA and neutralization assay against viral spike pseudotyped virus. J Clin Virol. 2009 May;45(1):54-60. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2009.02.011. Epub 2009 Apr 1. PubMed PMID: 19342289.

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372: Lam CW, Lan L, Che X, Tam S, Wong SS, Chen Y, Jin J, Tao SH, Tang XM, Yuen KY, Tam PK. Diagnosis and spectrum of melamine-related renal disease: plausible mechanism of stone formation in humans. Clin Chim Acta. 2009 Apr;402(1-2):150-5. doi: 10.1016/j.cca.2008.12.035. Epub 2009 Jan 9. PubMed PMID: 19171128.

373: Lau SK, Wong GK, Poon RW, Lee LC, Leung KW, Tse CW, Ho PL, Que TL, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Susceptibility patterns of clinical and fish isolates of Laribacter hongkongensis: comparison of the Etest, disc diffusion and broth microdilution methods. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2009 Apr;63(4):704-8. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkp010. Epub 2009 Feb 6. PubMed PMID: 19202149.

374: Epstein CR, Yam WC, Peiris JS, Epstein RJ. Methicillin-resistant commensal staphylococci in healthy dogs as a potential zoonotic reservoir for community-acquired antibiotic resistance. Infect Genet Evol. 2009 Mar;9(2):283-5. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2008.11.003. Epub 2008 Nov 27. PubMed PMID: 19073283.

375: Chang KC, Leung CC, Yew WW, Lam FM, Ho PL, Chau CH, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. Analyses of fluoroquinolones and Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhoea in tuberculosis patients. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2009 Mar;13(3):341-6. PubMed PMID: 19275794.

376: Poon LL, Leung YH, Nicholls JM, Perera PY, Lichy JH, Yamamoto M, Waldmann TA, Peiris JS, Perera LP. Vaccinia virus-based multivalent H5N1 avian influenza vaccines adjuvanted with IL-15 confer sterile cross-clade protection in mice. J Immunol. 2009 Mar 1;182(5):3063-71. doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.0803467. PubMed PMID: 19234203; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2656349.

377: Woo PC, Lau SK, Tse H, Teng JL, Curreem SO, Tsang AK, Fan RY, Wong GK, Huang Y, Loman NJ, Snyder LA, Cai JJ, Huang JD, Mak W, Pallen MJ, Lok S, Yuen KY. The complete genome and proteome of Laribacter hongkongensis reveal potential mechanisms for adaptations to different temperatures and habitats. PLoS Genet. 2009 Mar;5(3):e1000416. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1000416. Epub 2009 Mar 13. PubMed PMID: 19283063; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2652115.

378: Yuen KY, Woo PC, Lau SK. An oral mucosal DNA vaccine for SARS coronavirus infections. Hong Kong Med J. 2009 Feb;15 Suppl 2:41-2. PubMed PMID: 19258634.

379: Lau SK, Yuen KY, Woo PC, Young L. Environmental surveillance for Laribacter hongkongensis, a diarrhoeal pathogen discovered in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Med J. 2009 Feb;15 Suppl 2:30-2. PubMed PMID: 19258631.

380: Li Z, He ML, Yao H, Dong QM, Chen YC, Chan CY, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY, Peng Y, Sun Q, Yang X, Lin MC, Sung JJ, Kung HF. Inhibition of HBV replication and gene expression in vitro and in vivo with a single AAV vector delivering two shRNA molecules. BMB Rep. 2009 Jan 31;42(1):59-64. PubMed PMID: 19192395.

381: Lau SK, Lee LC, Fan RY, Teng JL, Tse CW, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Isolation of Laribacter hongkongensis, a novel bacterium associated with gastroenteritis, from Chinese tiger frog. Int J Food Microbiol. 2009 Jan 31;129(1):78-82. doi: 10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2008.10.021. Epub 2008 Oct 31. PubMed PMID: 19033083.

382: Woo PC, Teng JL, Tsang AK, Tse H, Tsang VY, Chan KM, Lee EK, Chan JK, Ma SS, Tam DM, Chung LM, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Development of a multi-locus sequence typing scheme for Laribacter hongkongensis, a novel bacterium associated with freshwater fish-borne gastroenteritis and traveler's diarrhea. BMC Microbiol. 2009 Jan 30;9:21. doi: 10.1186/1471-2180-9-21. PubMed PMID: 19178751; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2644701.

383: Hui KP, Lee SM, Cheung CY, Ng IH, Poon LL, Guan Y, Ip NY, Lau AS, Peiris JS. Induction of proinflammatory cytokines in primary human macrophages by influenza A virus (H5N1) is selectively regulated by IFN regulatory factor 3 and p38 MAPK. J Immunol. 2009 Jan 15;182(2):1088-98. PubMed PMID: 19124752.

384: Wong AS, Cheng VC, Yuen KY, Kwong YL, Leung AY. High frequency of polyoma BK virus shedding in the gastrointestinal tract after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a prospective and quantitative analysis. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2009 Jan;43(1):43-7. doi: 10.1038/bmt.2008.266. Epub 2008 Oct 6. PubMed PMID: 18836489.

385: Woo PC, Lau SK, Yuen KY. First report of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus septic arthritis complicating acupuncture: simple procedure resulting in most devastating outcome. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2009 Jan;63(1):92-5. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2008.08.023. Epub 2008 Nov 5. PubMed PMID: 18990523.

386: Cheng VC, Chan JF, Tai JW, Ho YY, Li I, To KK, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Successful control of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium outbreak in a neurosurgical unit at non-endemic region. Emerg Health Threats J. 2009;2:e9. doi: 10.3134/ehtj.09.009. Epub 2010 Mar 31. PubMed PMID: 22460290; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3167649.

387: Zhou J, Smith DK, Lu L, Poon VK, Ng F, Chen DQ, Huang JD, Yuen KY, Cao KY, Zheng BJ. A non-synonymous single nucleotide polymorphism in IFNAR1 affects susceptibility to chronic hepatitis B virus infection. J Viral Hepat. 2009 Jan;16(1):45-52. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2893.2008.01040.x. Epub 2008 Aug 28. PubMed PMID: 18761606.

388: Chan CM, Lau SK, Woo PC, Tse H, Zheng BJ, Chen L, Huang JD, Yuen KY. Identification of major histocompatibility complex class I C molecule as an attachment factor that facilitates coronavirus HKU1 spike-mediated infection. J Virol. 2009 Jan;83(2):1026-35. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01387-08. Epub 2008 Nov 5. PubMed PMID: 18987136; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2612401.

389: Woo PC, Lau SK, Lam CS, Lai KK, Huang Y, Lee P, Luk GS, Dyrting KC, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Comparative analysis of complete genome sequences of three avian coronaviruses reveals a novel group 3c coronavirus. J Virol. 2009 Jan;83(2):908-17. doi: 10.1128/JVI.01977-08. Epub 2008 Oct 29. PubMed PMID: 18971277; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2612373.

390: Chan CM, Woo PC, Lau SK, Tse H, Chen HL, Li F, Zheng BJ, Chen L, Huang JD, Yuen KY. Spike protein, S, of human coronavirus HKU1: role in viral life cycle and application in antibody detection. Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2008 Dec;233(12):1527-36. doi: 10.3181/0806-RM-197. Epub 2008 Oct 10. PubMed PMID: 18849544.

391: Woo PC, Teng JL, Tsang SN, Tse CW, Lau SK, Yuen KY. The oral cavity as a natural reservoir for Streptococcus sinensis. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2008 Nov;14(11):1075-9. PubMed PMID: 19330895.

392: Wong SS, Yuen KY. Antiviral therapy for respiratory tract infections. Respirology. 2008 Nov;13(7):950-71. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1843.2008.01404.x. Review. PubMed PMID: 18922142.

393: Woo PC, Lau SK, Teng JL, Tse H, Yuen KY. Then and now: use of 16S rDNA gene sequencing for bacterial identification and discovery of novel bacteria in clinical microbiology laboratories. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2008 Oct;14(10):908-34. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2008.02070.x. Review. PubMed PMID: 18828852.

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396: Cheng VC, Li IW, Wu AK, Tang BS, Ng KH, To KK, Tse H, Que TL, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Effect of antibiotics on the bacterial load of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus colonisation in anterior nares. J Hosp Infect. 2008 Sep;70(1):27-34. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2008.05.019. Epub 2008 Jul 16. PubMed PMID: 18632184.

397: Chu DK, Poon LL, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Novel astroviruses in insectivorous bats. J Virol. 2008 Sep;82(18):9107-14. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00857-08. Epub 2008 Jun 11. PubMed PMID: 18550669; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2546893.

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400: Wong SS, Yuen KY. Avian influenza A/H5N1 virus: management in human and bird. Hong Kong Med J. 2008 Aug;14(4):252-4. PubMed PMID: 18685155.

401: Lau SK, Woo PC, Tse H, Fu CT, Au WK, Chen XC, Tsoi HW, Tsang TH, Chan JS, Tsang DN, Li KS, Tse CW, Ng TK, Tsang OT, Zheng BJ, Tam S, Chan KH, Zhou B, Yuen KY. Identification of novel porcine and bovine parvoviruses closely related to human parvovirus 4. J Gen Virol. 2008 Aug;89(Pt 8):1840-8. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.2008/000380-0. PubMed PMID: 18632954.

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403: Chan KH, Yam WC, Pang CM, Chan KM, Lam SY, Lo KF, Poon LL, Peiris JS. Comparison of the NucliSens easyMAG and Qiagen BioRobot 9604 nucleic acid extraction systems for detection of RNA and DNA respiratory viruses in nasopharyngeal aspirate samples. J Clin Microbiol. 2008 Jul;46(7):2195-9. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00315-08. Epub 2008 May 7. PubMed PMID: 18463206; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2446927.

404: Lam TH, Yuen KY, Ho PL, Wong KC, Leong WM, Law HK, Weng XH, Zhang WH, Chen S, Yam WC. Differential fadE28 expression associated with phenotypic virulence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Microb Pathog. 2008 Jul;45(1):12-7. doi: 10.1016/j.micpath.2008.01.006. Epub 2008 Mar 25. PubMed PMID: 18486437.

405: Zheng BJ, Chan KW, Lin YP, Zhao GY, Chan C, Zhang HJ, Chen HL, Wong SS, Lau SK, Woo PC, Chan KH, Jin DY, Yuen KY. Delayed antiviral plus immunomodulator treatment still reduces mortality in mice infected by high inoculum of influenza A/H5N1 virus. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008 Jun 10;105(23):8091-6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0711942105. Epub 2008 Jun 3. PubMed PMID: 18523003; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2430364.

406: Ho PL, Lai EL, Chow KH, Chow LS, Yuen KY, Yung RW. Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in residential care homes for the elderly in Hong Kong. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2008 Jun;61(2):135-42. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2007.12.017. Epub 2008 Feb 12. PubMed PMID: 18272314.

407: Li Z, Yao H, Ma Y, Dong Q, Chen Y, Peng Y, Zheng BJ, Huang JD, Chan CY, Lin MC, Sung JJ, Yuen KY, Kung HF, He ML. Inhibition of HBV gene expression and replication by stably expressed interferon-alpha1 via adeno-associated viral vectors. J Gene Med. 2008 Jun;10(6):619-27. doi: 10.1002/jgm.1174. PubMed PMID: 18383553.

408: Cowling BJ, Fung RO, Cheng CK, Fang VJ, Chan KH, Seto WH, Yung R, Chiu B, Lee P, Uyeki TM, Houck PM, Peiris JS, Leung GM. Preliminary findings of a randomized trial of non-pharmaceutical interventions to prevent influenza transmission in households. PLoS One. 2008 May 7;3(5):e2101. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0002101. PubMed PMID: 18461182; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2364646.

409: Chan KH, Peiris JS, Lim W, Nicholls JM, Chiu SS. Comparison of nasopharyngeal flocked swabs and aspirates for rapid diagnosis of respiratory viruses in children. J Clin Virol. 2008 May;42(1):65-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2007.12.003. Epub 2008 Feb 1. PubMed PMID: 18242124.

410: Chu DK, Peiris JS, Chen H, Guan Y, Poon LL. Genomic characterizations of bat coronaviruses (1A, 1B and HKU8) and evidence for co-infections in Miniopterus bats. J Gen Virol. 2008 May;89(Pt 5):1282-7. doi: 10.1099/vir.0.83605-0. PubMed PMID: 18420807.

411: Chen JH, Wong KH, Chan KC, Lam HY, Yuen KY, Cheng VC, Yam WC. Molecular epidemiology and divergence of HIV type 1 protease codon 35 inserted strains among treatment-naive patients in Hong Kong. AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2008 Apr;24(4):537-42. doi: 10.1089/aid.2007.0231. PubMed PMID: 18426335.

412: Du L, Zhao G, Lin Y, Chan C, He Y, Jiang S, Wu C, Jin DY, Yuen KY, Zhou Y, Zheng BJ. Priming with rAAV encoding RBD of SARS-CoV S protein and boosting with RBD-specific peptides for T cell epitopes elevated humoral and cellular immune responses against SARS-CoV infection. Vaccine. 2008 Mar 20;26(13):1644-51. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.01.025. Epub 2008 Feb 4. PubMed PMID: 18289745; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2600875.

413: Lau SK, Wong GK, Li MW, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Distribution and molecular characterization of tetracycline resistance in Laribacter hongkongensis. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2008 Mar;61(3):488-97. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkm539. Epub 2008 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 18227089.

414: Hao W, Pan YX, Ding YQ, Xiao S, Yin K, Wang YD, Qiu LW, Zhang QL, Woo PC, Lau SK, Yuen KY, Che XY. Well-characterized monoclonal antibodies against cell wall antigen of Aspergillus species improve immunoassay specificity and sensitivity. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2008 Feb;15(2):194-202. Epub 2007 Nov 21. PubMed PMID: 18032591; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2238036.

415: Wu WL, Chen Y, Wang P, Song W, Lau SY, Rayner JM, Smith GJ, Webster RG, Peiris JS, Lin T, Xia N, Guan Y, Chen H. Antigenic profile of avian H5N1 viruses in Asia from 2002 to 2007. J Virol. 2008 Feb;82(4):1798-807. Epub 2007 Dec 12. PubMed PMID: 18077726; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2258718.

416: Ho JW, Hershkovitz O, Peiris M, Zilka A, Bar-Ilan A, Nal B, Chu K, Kudelko M, Kam YW, Achdout H, Mandelboim M, Altmeyer R, Mandelboim O, Bruzzone R, Porgador A. H5-type influenza virus hemagglutinin is functionally recognized by the natural killer-activating receptor NKp44. J Virol. 2008 Feb;82(4):2028-32. Epub 2007 Dec 12. PubMed PMID: 18077718; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2258730.

417: Du L, Zhao G, Lin Y, Sui H, Chan C, Ma S, He Y, Jiang S, Wu C, Yuen KY, Jin DY, Zhou Y, Zheng BJ. Intranasal vaccination of recombinant adeno-associated virus encoding receptor-binding domain of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV) spike protein induces strong mucosal immune responses and provides long-term protection against SARS-CoV infection. J Immunol. 2008 Jan 15;180(2):948-56. PubMed PMID: 18178835; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2603051.

418: Woo PC, Lau SK, Ngan AH, Tse H, Tung ET, Yuen KY. Lasiodiplodia theobromae pneumonia in a liver transplant recipient. J Clin Microbiol. 2008 Jan;46(1):380-4. Epub 2007 Nov 14. PubMed PMID: 18003802; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2224279.

419: Poon LL, Peiris JS. Detection of group 1 coronaviruses in bats using universal coronavirus reverse transcription polymerase chain reactions. Methods Mol Biol. 2008;454:13-26. doi: 10.1007/978-1-59745-181-9_2. PubMed PMID: 19057871.

420: Peiris JS, Poon LL. Detection of SARS coronavirus in humans and animals by conventional and quantitative (real time) reverse transcription polymerase chain reactions. Methods Mol Biol. 2008;454:61-72. doi: 10.1007/978-1-59745-181-9_6. PubMed PMID: 19057863.

421: Huang Y, Lau SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. CoVDB: a comprehensive database for comparative analysis of coronavirus genes and genomes. Nucleic Acids Res. 2008 Jan;36(Database issue):D504-11. Epub 2007 Oct 2. PubMed PMID: 17913743; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2238867.

422: Woo PC, Wong BH, Huang Y, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Cytosine deamination and selection of CpG suppressed clones are the two major independent biological forces that shape codon usage bias in coronaviruses. Virology. 2007 Dec 20;369(2):431-42. Epub 2007 Sep 19. PubMed PMID: 17881030.

423: Cheng VC, Wu AK, Cheung CH, Lau SK, Woo PC, Chan KH, Li KS, Ip IK, Dunn EL, Lee RA, Yam LY, Yuen KY. Outbreak of human metapneumovirus infection in psychiatric inpatients: implications for directly observed use of alcohol hand rub in prevention of nosocomial outbreaks. J Hosp Infect. 2007 Dec;67(4):336-43. Epub 2007 Nov 19. PubMed PMID: 18022285.

424: Guan Y, Chen H, Li K, Riley S, Leung G, Webster R, Peiris J, Yuen K. A model to control the epidemic of H5N1 influenza at the source. BMC Infect Dis. 2007 Nov 13;7:132. PubMed PMID: 17999754; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2206044.

425: Chan KH, Sonnenberg K, Niedrig M, Lam SY, Pang CM, Chan KM, Ma SK, Seto WH, Peiris JS. Use of antibody avidity assays for diagnosis of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2007 Nov;14(11):1433-6. Epub 2007 Sep 19. PubMed PMID: 17881505; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2168165.

426: Lau KW, Ren J, Fung MC, Woo PC, Yuen KY, Chan KK, Qian PY, Wong PK, Wu M. Fangia hongkongensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel gammaproteobacterium of the order Thiotrichales isolated from coastal seawater of Hong Kong. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2007 Nov;57(Pt 11):2665-9. PubMed PMID: 17978237.

427: Woo PC, Lau CC, Chong KT, Tse H, Tsang DN, Lee RA, Tse CW, Que TL, Chung LM, Ngan AH, Hui WT, Wong SS, Lau SK, Yuen KY. MP1 homologue-based multilocus sequence system for typing the pathogenic fungus Penicillium marneffei: a novel approach using lineage-specific genes. J Clin Microbiol. 2007 Nov;45(11):3647-54. Epub 2007 Sep 19. PubMed PMID: 17881546; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2168507.

428: Lau SK, Yip CC, Tsoi HW, Lee RA, So LY, Lau YL, Chan KH, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Clinical features and complete genome characterization of a distinct human rhinovirus (HRV) genetic cluster, probably representing a previously undetected HRV species, HRV-C, associated with acute respiratory illness in children. J Clin Microbiol. 2007 Nov;45(11):3655-64. Epub 2007 Sep 5. PubMed PMID: 17804649; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2168475.

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430: Nicholls JM, Bourne AJ, Chen H, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Sialic acid receptor detection in the human respiratory tract: evidence for widespread distribution of potential binding sites for human and avian influenza viruses. Respir Res. 2007 Oct 25;8:73. PubMed PMID: 17961210; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2169242.

431: Lau SK, Woo PC, Li KS, Huang Y, Wang M, Lam CS, Xu H, Guo R, Chan KH, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY. Complete genome sequence of bat coronavirus HKU2 from Chinese horseshoe bats revealed a much smaller spike gene with a different evolutionary lineage from the rest of the genome. Virology. 2007 Oct 25;367(2):428-39. Epub 2007 Jul 6. PubMed PMID: 17617433.

432: Woo PC, Ma SS, Teng JL, Li MW, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Plasmid profile and construction of a small shuttle vector in Laribacter hongkongensis. Biotechnol Lett. 2007 Oct;29(10):1575-82. Epub 2007 Jul 4. PubMed PMID: 17609856.

433: Cheng VC, Lau SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus as an agent of emerging and reemerging infection. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2007 Oct;20(4):660-94. Review. PubMed PMID: 17934078; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2176051.

434: Wong KC, Leong WM, Law HK, Ip KF, Lam JT, Yuen KY, Ho PL, Tse WS, Weng XH, Zhang WH, Chen S, Yam WC. Molecular characterization of clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and their association with phenotypic virulence in human macrophages. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2007 Oct;14(10):1279-84. Epub 2007 Aug 22. PubMed PMID: 17715326; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2168117.

435: Lau SK, Yip CC, Que TL, Lee RA, Au-Yeung RK, Zhou B, So LY, Lau YL, Chan KH, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Clinical and molecular epidemiology of human bocavirus in respiratory and fecal samples from children in Hong Kong. J Infect Dis. 2007 Oct 1;196(7):986-93. Epub 2007 Aug 29. PubMed PMID: 17763318.

436: Xu KM, Smith GJ, Bahl J, Duan L, Tai H, Vijaykrishna D, Wang J, Zhang JX, Li KS, Fan XH, Webster RG, Chen H, Peiris JS, Guan Y. The genesis and evolution of H9N2 influenza viruses in poultry from southern China, 2000 to 2005. J Virol. 2007 Oct;81(19):10389-401. Epub 2007 Jul 25. PubMed PMID: 17652402; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2045440.

437: Cheung CL, Vijaykrishna D, Smith GJ, Fan XH, Zhang JX, Bahl J, Duan L, Huang K, Tai H, Wang J, Poon LL, Peiris JS, Chen H, Guan Y. Establishment of influenza A virus (H6N1) in minor poultry species in southern China. J Virol. 2007 Oct;81(19):10402-12. Epub 2007 Jul 25. PubMed PMID: 17652385; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2045442.

438: Chen X, Smith GJ, Zhou B, Qiu C, Wu WL, Li Y, Lu P, Duan L, Liu S, Yuan J, Yang G, Wang H, Cheng J, Jiang H, Peiris JS, Chen H, Yuen KY, Zhong N, Guan Y. Avian influenza A (H5N1) infection in a patient in China, 2006. Influenza Other Respir Viruses. 2007 Sep-Nov;1(5-6):207-13. doi: 10.1111/j.1750-2659.2007.00032.x. PubMed PMID: 19453428.

439: Lau SK, Woo PC, Fan RY, Ma SS, Hui WT, Au SY, Chan LL, Chan JY, Lau AT, Leung KY, Pun TC, She HH, Wong CY, Wong LL, Yuen KY. Isolation of Laribacter hongkongensis, a novel bacterium associated with gastroenteritis, from drinking water reservoirs in Hong Kong. J Appl Microbiol. 2007 Sep;103(3):507-15. PubMed PMID: 17714383.

440: Du L, Kao RY, Zhou Y, He Y, Zhao G, Wong C, Jiang S, Yuen KY, Jin DY, Zheng BJ. Cleavage of spike protein of SARS coronavirus by protease factor Xa is associated with viral infectivity. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007 Jul 20;359(1):174-9. Epub 2007 May 22. PubMed PMID: 17533109; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2323977.

441: Duan L, Campitelli L, Fan XH, Leung YH, Vijaykrishna D, Zhang JX, Donatelli I, Delogu M, Li KS, Foni E, Chiapponi C, Wu WL, Kai H, Webster RG, Shortridge KF, Peiris JS, Smith GJ, Chen H, Guan Y. Characterization of low-pathogenic H5 subtype influenza viruses from Eurasia: implications for the origin of highly pathogenic H5N1 viruses. J Virol. 2007 Jul;81(14):7529-39. Epub 2007 May 16. PubMed PMID: 17507485; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1933357.

442: Dong BQ, Liu W, Fan XH, Vijaykrishna D, Tang XC, Gao F, Li LF, Li GJ, Zhang JX, Yang LQ, Poon LL, Zhang SY, Peiris JS, Smith GJ, Chen H, Guan Y. Detection of a novel and highly divergent coronavirus from asian leopard cats and Chinese ferret badgers in Southern China. J Virol. 2007 Jul;81(13):6920-6. Epub 2007 Apr 25. PubMed PMID: 17459938; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1933311.

443: Leung AY, Chow HC, Kwok JS, Lui CK, Cheng VC, Yuen KY, Lie AK, Liang R. Safety of vaccinating sibling donors with live-attenuated varicella zoster vaccine before hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2007 Jun;39(11):661-5. Epub 2007 Apr 9. PubMed PMID: 17417658.

444: Woo PC, Lau SK, Lin AW, Curreem SO, Fung AM, Yuen KY. Surgical site abscess caused by Lactobacillus fermentum identified by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2007 Jun;58(2):251-4. Epub 2007 Mar 26. PubMed PMID: 17368805.

445: Ho PL, Wang TK, Ching P, Mak GC, Lai E, Yam WC, Seto WH. Epidemiology and genetic diversity of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains in residential care homes for elderly persons in Hong Kong. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2007 Jun;28(6):671-8. Epub 2007 Apr 19. PubMed PMID: 17520539.

446: Chen JH, Wong KH, Chan K, Lam HY, Lee SS, Li P, Lee MP, Tsang DN, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY, Yam WC. Evaluation of an in-house genotyping resistance test for HIV-1 drug resistance interpretation and genotyping. J Clin Virol. 2007 Jun;39(2):125-31. Epub 2007 Apr 20. PubMed PMID: 17449318.

447: Li OT, Barr I, Leung CY, Chen H, Guan Y, Peiris JS, Poon LL. Reliable universal RT-PCR assays for studying influenza polymerase subunit gene sequences from all 16 haemagglutinin subtypes. J Virol Methods. 2007 Jun;142(1-2):218-22. Epub 2007 Feb 26. PubMed PMID: 17324474.

448: Wong SS, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Evolution of antibiotic resistance mechanisms and their relevance to dialysis-related infections. Perit Dial Int. 2007 Jun;27 Suppl 2:S272-80. Review. PubMed PMID: 17556319.

449: Wang TK, Yuen KY, Wong SS. Asymptomatic Penicillium marneffei fungemia in an HIV-infected patient. Int J Infect Dis. 2007 May;11(3):280-1. Epub 2006 Jul 13. PubMed PMID: 16843027.

450: Woo PC, Chung LM, Teng JL, Tse H, Pang SS, Lau VY, Wong VW, Kam KL, Lau SK, Yuen KY. In silico analysis of 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing-based methods for identification of medically important anaerobic bacteria. J Clin Pathol. 2007 May;60(5):576-9. Epub 2006 Oct 17. PubMed PMID: 17046845; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1994535.

451: Peiris JS, de Jong MD, Guan Y. Avian influenza virus (H5N1): a threat to human health. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2007 Apr;20(2):243-67. Review. PubMed PMID: 17428885; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1865597.

452: Mok CK, Lee DC, Cheung CY, Peiris M, Lau AS. Differential onset of apoptosis in influenza A virus H5N1- and H1N1-infected human blood macrophages. J Gen Virol. 2007 Apr;88(Pt 4):1275-80. PubMed PMID: 17374772.

453: Vijaykrishna D, Smith GJ, Zhang JX, Peiris JS, Chen H, Guan Y. Evolutionary insights into the ecology of coronaviruses. J Virol. 2007 Apr;81(8):4012-20. Epub 2007 Jan 31. Erratum in: J Virol. 2007 Aug;81(15):8371. PubMed PMID: 17267506; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1866124.

454: Woo PC, Teng JL, Ma SS, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Characterization of a novel cryptic plasmid, pHLHK26, in Laribacter hongkongensis. New Microbiol. 2007 Apr;30(2):139-47. PubMed PMID: 17619258.

455: Wong AS, Chan KH, Cheng VC, Yuen KY, Kwong YL, Leung AY. Relationship of pretransplantation polyoma BK virus serologic findings and BK viral reactivation after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Clin Infect Dis. 2007 Mar 15;44(6):830-7. Epub 2007 Feb 1. PubMed PMID: 17304456.

456: Xu KM, Li KS, Smith GJ, Li JW, Tai H, Zhang JX, Webster RG, Peiris JS, Chen H, Guan Y. Evolution and molecular epidemiology of H9N2 influenza A viruses from quail in southern China, 2000 to 2005. J Virol. 2007 Mar;81(6):2635-45. Epub 2006 Dec 27. PubMed PMID: 17192315; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1865985.

457: Wong S, Lau S, Woo P, Yuen KY. Bats as a continuing source of emerging infections in humans. Rev Med Virol. 2007 Mar-Apr;17(2):67-91. Review. PubMed PMID: 17042030.

458: Cai JJ, Smith DK, Xia X, Yuen KY. MBEToolbox 2.0: an enhanced version of a MATLAB toolbox for molecular biology and evolution. Evol Bioinform Online. 2007 Feb 6;2:179-82. PubMed PMID: 19455210; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2674653.

459: Cheung WW, Tse E, Leung AY, Yuen KY, Kwong YL. Regular virologic surveillance showed very frequent cytomegalovirus reactivation in patients treated with alemtuzumab. Am J Hematol. 2007 Feb;82(2):108-11. PubMed PMID: 17013817.

460: Ho PL, Cheung C, Mak GC, Tse CW, Ng TK, Cheung CH, Que TL, Lam R, Lai RW, Yung RW, Yuen KY. Molecular epidemiology and household transmission of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Hong Kong. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2007 Feb;57(2):145-51. Epub 2006 Sep 20. PubMed PMID: 16989976.

461: Lau SK, McNabb A, Woo GK, Hoang L, Fung AM, Chung LM, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Catabacter hongkongensis gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from blood cultures of patients from Hong Kong and Canada. J Clin Microbiol. 2007 Feb;45(2):395-401. Epub 2006 Nov 22. PubMed PMID: 17122022; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1829005.

462: Lau SK, Woo PC, Wong SS, Ma ES, Yuen KY. Ascaris-induced eosinophilic pneumonitis in an HIV-infected patient. J Clin Pathol. 2007 Feb;60(2):202-3. PubMed PMID: 17264245; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1860628.

463: Chan KH, Lam SY, Puthavathana P, Nguyen TD, Long HT, Pang CM, Chan KM, Cheung CY, Seto WH, Peiris JS. Comparative analytical sensitivities of six rapid influenza A antigen detection test kits for detection of influenza A subtypes H1N1, H3N2 and H5N1. J Clin Virol. 2007 Feb;38(2):169-71. Epub 2006 Dec 27. PubMed PMID: 17194622.

464: Zhou J, Lu L, Yuen MF, Lam TW, Chung CP, Lam CL, Zhang B, Wang S, Chen Y, Wu SH, Poon VK, Ng F, Chan CC, Jiang S, Yuen KY, Zheng BJ. Polymorphisms of type I interferon receptor 1 promoter and their effects on chronic hepatitis B virus infection. J Hepatol. 2007 Feb;46(2):198-205. Epub 2006 Oct 17. PubMed PMID: 17125879.

465: Woo PC, Wang M, Lau SK, Xu H, Poon RW, Guo R, Wong BH, Gao K, Tsoi HW, Huang Y, Li KS, Lam CS, Chan KH, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY. Comparative analysis of twelve genomes of three novel group 2c and group 2d coronaviruses reveals unique group and subgroup features. J Virol. 2007 Feb;81(4):1574-85. Epub 2006 Nov 22. PubMed PMID: 17121802; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1797546.

466: Nicholls JM, Chan MC, Chan WY, Wong HK, Cheung CY, Kwong DL, Wong MP, Chui WH, Poon LL, Tsao SW, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Tropism of avian influenza A (H5N1) in the upper and lower respiratory tract. Nat Med. 2007 Feb;13(2):147-9. Epub 2007 Jan 7. PubMed PMID: 17206149.

467: Lau SK, Woo PC, Fan RY, Lee RC, Teng JL, Yuen KY. Seasonal and tissue distribution of Laribacter hongkongensis, a novel bacterium associated with gastroenteritis, in retail freshwater fish in Hong Kong. Int J Food Microbiol. 2007 Jan 1;113(1):62-6. Epub 2006 Sep 25. PubMed PMID: 16996630.

468: Tam WO, Yew WW, Yam WC, Yuen KY, Wong PC, Tse TF. Pacemaker infections due to rapidly growing mycobacteria: further experience. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2007 Jan;11(1):118. PubMed PMID: 17217143.

469: Tang JW, Cheung JL, Chu IM, Ip M, Hui M, Peiris M, Chan PK. Characterizing 56 complete SARS-CoV S-gene sequences from Hong Kong. J Clin Virol. 2007 Jan;38(1):19-26. Epub 2006 Nov 16. PubMed PMID: 17112780.

470: Lam HY, Chen JH, Wong KH, Chan K, Li P, Lee MP, Tsang DN, Yuen KY, Yam WC. Evaluation of NucliSens EasyQ HIV-1 assay for quantification of HIV-1 subtypes prevalent in South-east Asia. J Clin Virol. 2007 Jan;38(1):39-43. Epub 2006 Nov 15. PubMed PMID: 17110162.

471: Wang TK, Yam WC, Yuen KY, Wong SS. Misidentification of a mucoid strain of Salmonella enterica serotype choleraesuis as Hafnia alvei by the Vitek GNI+ card system. J Clin Microbiol. 2006 Dec;44(12):4605-8. Epub 2006 Oct 18. PubMed PMID: 17050821; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1698421.

472: Smith GJ, Fan XH, Wang J, Li KS, Qin K, Zhang JX, Vijaykrishna D, Cheung CL, Huang K, Rayner JM, Peiris JS, Chen H, Webster RG, Guan Y. Emergence and predominance of an H5N1 influenza variant in China. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Nov 7;103(45):16936-41. Epub 2006 Oct 30. PubMed PMID: 17075062; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1636557.

473: Woo PC, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Infectious diseases emerging from Chinese wet-markets: zoonotic origins of severe respiratory viral infections. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2006 Oct;19(5):401-7. Review. PubMed PMID: 16940861.

474: Tang JW, Cheung JL, Chu IM, Sung JJ, Peiris M, Chan PK. The large 386-nt deletion in SARS-associated coronavirus: evidence for quasispecies? J Infect Dis. 2006 Sep 15;194(6):808-13. Epub 2006 Aug 11. PubMed PMID: 16941348.

475: Du L, He Y, Wang Y, Zhang H, Ma S, Wong CK, Wu SH, Ng F, Huang JD, Yuen KY, Jiang S, Zhou Y, Zheng BJ. Recombinant adeno-associated virus expressing the receptor-binding domain of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus S protein elicits neutralizing antibodies: Implication for developing SARS vaccines. Virology. 2006 Sep 15;353(1):6-16. Epub 2006 Jun 21. PubMed PMID: 16793110.

476: Woo PC, Chong KT, Lau CC, Wong SS, Lau SK, Yuen KY. A novel approach for screening immunogenic proteins in Penicillium marneffei using the DeltaAFMP1DeltaAFMP2 deletion mutant of Aspergillus fumigatus. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2006 Sep;262(2):138-47. PubMed PMID: 16923068.

477: Chu DK, Poon LL, Chan KH, Chen H, Guan Y, Yuen KY, Peiris JS. Coronaviruses in bent-winged bats (Miniopterus spp.). J Gen Virol. 2006 Sep;87(Pt 9):2461-6. PubMed PMID: 16894183.

478: Chan CP, Siu KL, Chin KT, Yuen KY, Zheng B, Jin DY. Modulation of the unfolded protein response by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus spike protein. J Virol. 2006 Sep;80(18):9279-87. PubMed PMID: 16940539; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1563899.

479: Lau SK, Teng JL, Leung KW, Li NK, Ng KH, Chau KY, Que TL, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Bacteremia caused by Solobacterium moorei in a patient with acute proctitis and carcinoma of the cervix. J Clin Microbiol. 2006 Aug;44(8):3031-4. PubMed PMID: 16891535; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1594659.

480: Xu H, Di B, Pan YX, Qiu LW, Wang YD, Hao W, He LJ, Yuen KY, Che XY. Serotype 1-specific monoclonal antibody-based antigen capture immunoassay for detection of circulating nonstructural protein NS1: Implications for early diagnosis and serotyping of dengue virus infections. J Clin Microbiol. 2006 Aug;44(8):2872-8. PubMed PMID: 16891505; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1594623.

481: Tang XC, Zhang JX, Zhang SY, Wang P, Fan XH, Li LF, Li G, Dong BQ, Liu W, Cheung CL, Xu KM, Song WJ, Vijaykrishna D, Poon LL, Peiris JS, Smith GJ, Chen H, Guan Y. Prevalence and genetic diversity of coronaviruses in bats from China. J Virol. 2006 Aug;80(15):7481-90. PubMed PMID: 16840328; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1563713.

482: Woo PC, Lau SK, Li KS, Poon RW, Wong BH, Tsoi HW, Yip BC, Huang Y, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Molecular diversity of coronaviruses in bats. Virology. 2006 Jul 20;351(1):180-7. Epub 2006 May 2. PubMed PMID: 16647731.

483: Smith GJ, Naipospos TS, Nguyen TD, de Jong MD, Vijaykrishna D, Usman TB, Hassan SS, Nguyen TV, Dao TV, Bui NA, Leung YH, Cheung CL, Rayner JM, Zhang JX, Zhang LJ, Poon LL, Li KS, Nguyen VC, Hien TT, Farrar J, Webster RG, Chen H, Peiris JS, Guan Y. Evolution and adaptation of H5N1 influenza virus in avian and human hosts in Indonesia and Vietnam. Virology. 2006 Jul 5;350(2):258-68. Epub 2006 May 19. PubMed PMID: 16713612.

484: Che XY, Di B, Zhao GP, Wang YD, Qiu LW, Hao W, Wang M, Qin PZ, Liu YF, Chan KH, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. A patient with asymptomatic severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and antigenemia from the 2003-2004 community outbreak of SARS in Guangzhou, China. Clin Infect Dis. 2006 Jul 1;43(1):e1-5. Epub 2006 May 18. PubMed PMID: 16758408.

485: Lau SK, Woo PC, Woo GK, Fung AM, Ngan AH, Song Y, Liu C, Summanen P, Finegold SM, Yuen K. Bacteraemia caused by Anaerotruncus colihominis and emended description of the species. J Clin Pathol. 2006 Jul;59(7):748-52. Epub 2006 Feb 7. PubMed PMID: 16467163; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1860411.

486: Zhou J, Law HK, Cheung CY, Ng IH, Peiris JS, Lau YL. Differential expression of chemokines and their receptors in adult and neonatal macrophages infected with human or avian influenza viruses. J Infect Dis. 2006 Jul 1;194(1):61-70. Epub 2006 May 26. PubMed PMID: 16741883.

487: Cai JJ, Woo PC, Lau SK, Smith DK, Yuen KY. Accelerated evolutionary rate may be responsible for the emergence of lineage-specific genes in ascomycota. J Mol Evol. 2006 Jul;63(1):1-11. Epub 2006 Jun 3. PubMed PMID: 16755356.

488: Woo PC, Lau SK, Yip CC, Huang Y, Tsoi HW, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Comparative analysis of 22 coronavirus HKU1 genomes reveals a novel genotype and evidence of natural recombination in coronavirus HKU1. J Virol. 2006 Jul;80(14):7136-45. PubMed PMID: 16809319; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1489027.

489: Duan RS, Sit TH, Wong SS, Wong RC, Chow KH, Mak GC, Yam WC, Ng LT, Yuen KY, Ho PL. Escherichia coli producing CTX-M beta-lactamases in food animals in Hong Kong. Microb Drug Resist. 2006 Summer;12(2):145-8. PubMed PMID: 16922633.

490: Hui SL, Chu LW, Peiris JS, Chan KH, Chu D, Tsui W. Immune response to influenza vaccination in community-dwelling Chinese elderly persons. Vaccine. 2006 Jun 19;24(25):5371-80. Epub 2006 May 3. PubMed PMID: 16713661.

491: Cheung CL, Rayner JM, Smith GJ, Wang P, Naipospos TS, Zhang J, Yuen KY, Webster RG, Peiris JS, Guan Y, Chen H. Distribution of amantadine-resistant H5N1 avian influenza variants in Asia. J Infect Dis. 2006 Jun 15;193(12):1626-9. Epub 2006 May 9. PubMed PMID: 16703504.

492: Woo PC, Chong KT, Tse H, Cai JJ, Lau CC, Zhou AC, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Genomic and experimental evidence for a potential sexual cycle in the pathogenic thermal dimorphic fungus Penicillium marneffei. FEBS Lett. 2006 Jun 12;580(14):3409-16. Epub 2006 May 11. Erratum in: FEBS Lett. 2006 Sep 4;580(20):4976-7. PubMed PMID: 16714021.

493: Lau SK, Woo PC, Yip CC, Tse H, Tsoi HW, Cheng VC, Lee P, Tang BS, Cheung CH, Lee RA, So LY, Lau YL, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Coronavirus HKU1 and other coronavirus infections in Hong Kong. J Clin Microbiol. 2006 Jun;44(6):2063-71. PubMed PMID: 16757599; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1489438.

494: He ML, Zheng BJ, Chen Y, Wong KL, Huang JD, Lin MC, Peng Y, Yuen KY, Sung JJ, Kung HF. Kinetics and synergistic effects of siRNAs targeting structural and replicase genes of SARS-associated coronavirus. FEBS Lett. 2006 May 1;580(10):2414-20. Epub 2006 Mar 30. PubMed PMID: 16638566.

495: Yam WC, Yuen KY, Kam SY, Yiu LS, Chan KS, Leung CC, Tam CM, Ho PO, Yew WW, Seto WH, Ho PL. Diagnostic application of genotypic identification of mycobacteria. J Med Microbiol. 2006 May;55(Pt 5):529-36. PubMed PMID: 16585639.

496: Horimoto T, Takada A, Fujii K, Goto H, Hatta M, Watanabe S, Iwatsuki-Horimoto K, Ito M, Tagawa-Sakai Y, Yamada S, Ito H, Ito T, Imai M, Itamura S, Odagiri T, Tashiro M, Lim W, Guan Y, Peiris M, Kawaoka Y. The development and characterization of H5 influenza virus vaccines derived from a 2003 human isolate. Vaccine. 2006 Apr 24;24(17):3669-76. Epub 2005 Jul 21. PubMed PMID: 16378663.

497: Yam WC, Chen JH, Wong KH, Chan K, Cheng VC, Lam HY, Lee SS, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY. Clinical utility of genotyping resistance test on determining the mutation patterns in HIV-1 CRF01_AE and subtype B patients receiving antiretroviral therapy in Hong Kong. J Clin Virol. 2006 Apr;35(4):454-7. Epub 2005 Dec 28. PubMed PMID: 16386461.

498: Zhou J, Law HK, Cheung CY, Ng IH, Peiris JS, Lau YL. Functional tumor necrosis factor-related apoptosis-inducing ligand production by avian influenza virus-infected macrophages. J Infect Dis. 2006 Apr 1;193(7):945-53. Epub 2006 Feb 27. PubMed PMID: 16518756.

499: Leung ET, Ho PL, Yuen KY, Woo WL, Lam TH, Kao RY, Seto WH, Yam WC. Molecular characterization of isoniazid resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis: identification of a novel mutation in inhA. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2006 Mar;50(3):1075-8. PubMed PMID: 16495272; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1426451.

500: Leung AY, Wong AS, Chan GC, Yuen KY, Kwong YL. Urinary reactivation of polyoma BK virus but not adenovirus in paediatric and adolescent patients after haematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2006 Mar;37(6):621-3. PubMed PMID: 16444278.

501: Lau SK, Woo PC, Luk WK, Fung AM, Hui WT, Fong AH, Chow CW, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Clinical isolates of Streptococcus iniae from Asia are more mucoid and beta-hemolytic than those from North America. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2006 Mar;54(3):177-81. Epub 2006 Jan 19. PubMed PMID: 16427243.

502: Lau SK, Woo PC, Li NK, Teng JL, Leung KW, Ng KH, Que TL, Yuen KY. Globicatella bacteraemia identified by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing. J Clin Pathol. 2006 Mar;59(3):303-7. PubMed PMID: 16505283; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1860353.

503: Chen H, Smith GJ, Li KS, Wang J, Fan XH, Rayner JM, Vijaykrishna D, Zhang JX, Zhang LJ, Guo CT, Cheung CL, Xu KM, Duan L, Huang K, Qin K, Leung YH, Wu WL, Lu HR, Chen Y, Xia NS, Naipospos TS, Yuen KY, Hassan SS, Bahri S, Nguyen TD, Webster RG, Peiris JS, Guan Y. Establishment of multiple sublineages of H5N1 influenza virus in Asia: implications for pandemic control. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006 Feb 21;103(8):2845-50. Epub 2006 Feb 10. PubMed PMID: 16473931; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1413830.

504: Poon LL, Wong BW, Ma EH, Chan KH, Chow LM, Abeyewickreme W, Tangpukdee N, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Looareesuwan S, Peiris JS. Sensitive and inexpensive molecular test for falciparum malaria: detecting Plasmodium falciparum DNA directly from heat-treated blood by loop-mediated isothermal amplification. Clin Chem. 2006 Feb;52(2):303-6. Epub 2005 Dec 8. PubMed PMID: 16339303.

505: Lau SK, Ng KH, Woo PC, Yip KT, Fung AM, Woo GK, Chan KM, Que TL, Yuen KY. Usefulness of the MicroSeq 500 16S rDNA bacterial identification system for identification of anaerobic Gram positive bacilli isolated from blood cultures. J Clin Pathol. 2006 Feb;59(2):219-22. PubMed PMID: 16443743; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1860316.

506: Nicholls JM, Butany J, Poon LL, Chan KH, Beh SL, Poutanen S, Peiris JS, Wong M. Time course and cellular localization of SARS-CoV nucleoprotein and RNA in lungs from fatal cases of SARS. PLoS Med. 2006 Feb;3(2):e27. Epub 2006 Jan 3. PubMed PMID: 16379499; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1324951.

507: Wong SS, Yuen KY. Avian influenza virus infections in humans. Chest. 2006 Jan;129(1):156-68. Review. PubMed PMID: 16424427.

508: Wong SS, Yuen KY. Nasopharyngeal detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome-associated coronavirus RNA in health-care workers. Chest. 2006 Jan;129(1):12-3. PubMed PMID: 16424407.

509: Zhang L, Zhang F, Yu W, He T, Yu J, Yi CE, Ba L, Li W, Farzan M, Chen Z, Yuen KY, Ho D. Antibody responses against SARS coronavirus are correlated with disease outcome of infected individuals. J Med Virol. 2006 Jan;78(1):1-8. PubMed PMID: 16299724.

510: Woo PC, Lau SK, Huang Y, Yuen KY. Genomic evidence for antibiotic resistance genes of actinomycetes as origins of antibiotic resistance genes in pathogenic bacteria simply because actinomycetes are more ancestral than pathogenic bacteria. Med Hypotheses. 2006;67(6):1297-304. Epub 2006 Jul 7. PubMed PMID: 16824692.

511: Woo PC, Teng JL, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Clinical, phenotypic, and genotypic evidence for Streptococcus sinensis as the common ancestor of anginosus and mitis groups of streptococci. Med Hypotheses. 2006;66(2):345-51. Epub 2005 Oct 10. PubMed PMID: 16216437.

512: Chan VS, Chan KY, Chen Y, Poon LL, Cheung AN, Zheng B, Chan KH, Mak W, Ngan HY, Xu X, Screaton G, Tam PK, Austyn JM, Chan LC, Yip SP, Peiris M, Khoo US, Lin CL. Homozygous L-SIGN (CLEC4M) plays a protective role in SARS coronavirus infection. Nat Genet. 2006 Jan;38(1):38-46. Epub 2005 Dec 20. PubMed PMID: 16369534.

513: Peiris M. Pathogenesis of avian flu H5N1 and SARS. Novartis Found Symp. 2006;279:56-60; discussion 60-5, 216-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 17278385.

514: Ng WL, Chu CM, Wu AK, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. Lymphopenia at presentation is associated with increased risk of infections in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. QJM. 2006 Jan;99(1):37-47. PubMed PMID: 16371405.

515: To KK, Cheng VC, Tang BS, Fan YW, Yuen KY. False-negative cerebrospinal fluid cryptococcal antigen test due to small-colony variants of Cryptococcus neoformans meningitis in a patient with cystopleural shunt. Scand J Infect Dis. 2006;38(11-12):1110-4. PubMed PMID: 17148090.

516: To KK, Cheng VC, Hung IF, Tang BS, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Caecal-caecal intussusception caused by Trichuris trichiura in a young healthy adult. Scand J Infect Dis. 2006;38(9):813-5. PubMed PMID: 16938739.

517: Leung AY, Yuen KY, Kwong YL. Polyoma BK virus and haemorrhagic cystitis in haematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a changing paradigm. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2005 Dec;36(11):929-37. Review. PubMed PMID: 16184185.

518: Chu CM, Cheng VC, Hung IF, Chan KS, Tang BS, Tsang TH, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Viral load distribution in SARS outbreak. Emerg Infect Dis. 2005 Dec;11(12):1882-6. PubMed PMID: 16485474; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3367618.

519: Woo PC, Tse H, Wong SS, Tse CW, Fung AM, Tam DM, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Life-threatening invasive Helcococcus kunzii infections in intravenous-drug users and ermA-mediated erythromycin resistance. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Dec;43(12):6205-8. PubMed PMID: 16333132; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1317203.

520: Woo PC, Lau SK, Tsoi HW, Huang Y, Poon RW, Chu CM, Lee RA, Luk WK, Wong GK, Wong BH, Cheng VC, Tang BS, Wu AK, Yung RW, Chen H, Guan Y, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Clinical and molecular epidemiological features of coronavirus HKU1-associated community-acquired pneumonia. J Infect Dis. 2005 Dec 1;192(11):1898-907. Epub 2005 Oct 20. PubMed PMID: 16267760.

521: Wong SS, Yuen KY. Zoonotic potential of emerging animal diseases. BMJ. 2005 Nov 26;331(7527):1260. PubMed PMID: 16308390; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1289330.

522: Chan MC, Cheung CY, Chui WH, Tsao SW, Nicholls JM, Chan YO, Chan RW, Long HT, Poon LL, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Proinflammatory cytokine responses induced by influenza A (H5N1) viruses in primary human alveolar and bronchial epithelial cells. Respir Res. 2005 Nov 11;6:135. PubMed PMID: 16283933; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1318487.

523: Au WY, Kwong YL, Yuen KY. Hemophagocytosis in the peripheral blood due to tuberculosis mycobacteremia. Am J Med. 2005 Nov;118(11):1298-9. PubMed PMID: 16271925.

524: Woo PC, Lau SK, Huang Y, Tsoi HW, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Phylogenetic and recombination analysis of coronavirus HKU1, a novel coronavirus from patients with pneumonia. Arch Virol. 2005 Nov;150(11):2299-311. Epub 2005 Jun 28. PubMed PMID: 15986174.

525: Chan KH, Cheng VC, Woo PC, Lau SK, Poon LL, Guan Y, Seto WH, Yuen KY, Peiris JS. Serological responses in patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection and cross-reactivity with human coronaviruses 229E, OC43, and NL63. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2005 Nov;12(11):1317-21. PubMed PMID: 16275947; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1287763.

526: Cheng VC, Yew WW, Yuen KY. Molecular diagnostics in tuberculosis. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2005 Nov;24(11):711-20. Review. PubMed PMID: 16283213.

527: Woo PC, Ma SS, Teng JL, Li MW, Kao RY, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Construction of an inducible expression shuttle vector for Laribacter hongkongensis, a novel bacterium associated with gastroenteritis. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2005 Nov 1;252(1):57-65. Epub 2005 Sep 1. PubMed PMID: 16165318.

528: Butt KM, Smith GJ, Chen H, Zhang LJ, Leung YH, Xu KM, Lim W, Webster RG, Yuen KY, Peiris JS, Guan Y. Human infection with an avian H9N2 influenza A virus in Hong Kong in 2003. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Nov;43(11):5760-7. PubMed PMID: 16272514; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1287799.

529: Woo PC, Lau SK, Tsoi HW, Chen ZW, Wong BH, Zhang L, Chan JK, Wong LP, He W, Ma C, Chan KH, Ho DD, Yuen KY. SARS coronavirus spike polypeptide DNA vaccine priming with recombinant spike polypeptide from Escherichia coli as booster induces high titer of neutralizing antibody against SARS coronavirus. Vaccine. 2005 Oct 10;23(42):4959-68. PubMed PMID: 15993989.

530: Woo PC, Lau SK, Teng JL, Yuen KY. Current status and future directions for Laribacter hongkongensis, a novel bacterium associated with gastroenteritis and traveller's diarrhoea. Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2005 Oct;18(5):413-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 16148528.

531: Wong SS, Yuen KY. Influenza vaccination: options and issues. Hong Kong Med J. 2005 Oct;11(5):381-90. Review. PubMed PMID: 16219958.

532: Wong SS, Yuen KY. The severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). J Neurovirol. 2005 Oct;11(5):455-68. Review. PubMed PMID: 16287687.

533: Yang H, Xie W, Xue X, Yang K, Ma J, Liang W, Zhao Q, Zhou Z, Pei D, Ziebuhr J, Hilgenfeld R, Yuen KY, Wong L, Gao G, Chen S, Chen Z, Ma D, Bartlam M, Rao Z. Design of wide-spectrum inhibitors targeting coronavirus main proteases. PLoS Biol. 2005 Oct;3(10):e324. Epub 2005 Sep 6. Erratum in: PLoS Biol. 2005 Nov;3(11):e428. PubMed PMID: 16128623; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1197287.

534: Beigel JH, Farrar J, Han AM, Hayden FG, Hyer R, de Jong MD, Lochindarat S, Nguyen TK, Nguyen TH, Tran TH, Nicoll A, Touch S, Yuen KY; Writing Committee of the World Health Organization (WHO) Consultation on Human Influenza A/H5. Avian influenza A (H5N1) infection in humans. N Engl J Med. 2005 Sep 29;353(13):1374-85. Review. Erratum in: N Engl J Med. 2006 Feb 23;354(8):884. PubMed PMID: 16192482.

535: Lau SK, Woo PC, Li KS, Huang Y, Tsoi HW, Wong BH, Wong SS, Leung SY, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-like virus in Chinese horseshoe bats. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Sep 27;102(39):14040-5. Epub 2005 Sep 16. PubMed PMID: 16169905; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1236580.

536: Lau SK, To WK, Tse PW, Chan AK, Woo PC, Tsoi HW, Leung AF, Li KS, Chan PK, Lim WW, Yung RW, Chan KH, Yuen KY. Human parainfluenza virus 4 outbreak and the role of diagnostic tests. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Sep;43(9):4515-21. PubMed PMID: 16145100; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1234116.

537: Sturm-Ramirez KM, Hulse-Post DJ, Govorkova EA, Humberd J, Seiler P, Puthavathana P, Buranathai C, Nguyen TD, Chaisingh A, Long HT, Naipospos TS, Chen H, Ellis TM, Guan Y, Peiris JS, Webster RG. Are ducks contributing to the endemicity of highly pathogenic H5N1 influenza virus in Asia? J Virol. 2005 Sep;79(17):11269-79. PubMed PMID: 16103179; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1193583.

538: Mei YB, Liao ZY, Wang YD, Zhang LY, Xu H, Yuen KY, Che XY. [Cloning, purification, and antigenic characterization of three recombinant fragments derived from SARS-CoV S1 domain]. Zhonghua Shi Yan He Lin Chuang Bing Du Xue Za Zhi. 2005 Sep;19(3):275-8. Chinese. PubMed PMID: 16261215.

539: Hung IF, Wu AK, Cheng VC, Tang BS, To KW, Yeung CK, Woo PC, Lau SK, Cheung BM, Yuen KY. Fatal interaction between clarithromycin and colchicine in patients with renal insufficiency: a retrospective study. Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Aug 1;41(3):291-300. Epub 2005 Jun 23. PubMed PMID: 16007523.

540: Lau YL, Peiris JS. Pathogenesis of severe acute respiratory syndrome. Curr Opin Immunol. 2005 Aug;17(4):404-10. Review. PubMed PMID: 15950449.

541: Poon LL, Leung CS, Chan KH, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Recurrent mutations associated with isolation and passage of SARS coronavirus in cells from non-human primates. J Med Virol. 2005 Aug;76(4):435-40. PubMed PMID: 15977248.

542: Choi YK, Nguyen TD, Ozaki H, Webby RJ, Puthavathana P, Buranathal C, Chaisingh A, Auewarakul P, Hanh NT, Ma SK, Hui PY, Guan Y, Peiris JS, Webster RG. Studies of H5N1 influenza virus infection of pigs by using viruses isolated in Vietnam and Thailand in 2004. J Virol. 2005 Aug;79(16):10821-5. PubMed PMID: 16051873; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1182619.

543: Shinya K, Hatta M, Yamada S, Takada A, Watanabe S, Halfmann P, Horimoto T, Neumann G, Kim JH, Lim W, Guan Y, Peiris M, Kiso M, Suzuki T, Suzuki Y, Kawaoka Y. Characterization of a human H5N1 influenza A virus isolated in 2003. J Virol. 2005 Aug;79(15):9926-32. PubMed PMID: 16014953; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1181571.

544: Cheng VC, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Two probable cases of serious drug interaction between clarithromycin and colchicine. South Med J. 2005 Aug;98(8):811-3. PubMed PMID: 16144178.

545: Hulse-Post DJ, Sturm-Ramirez KM, Humberd J, Seiler P, Govorkova EA, Krauss S, Scholtissek C, Puthavathana P, Buranathai C, Nguyen TD, Long HT, Naipospos TS, Chen H, Ellis TM, Guan Y, Peiris JS, Webster RG. Role of domestic ducks in the propagation and biological evolution of highly pathogenic H5N1 influenza viruses in Asia. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Jul 26;102(30):10682-7. Epub 2005 Jul 19. PubMed PMID: 16030144; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1180796.

546: Lau SK, Che XY, Woo PC, Wong BH, Cheng VC, Woo GK, Hung IF, Poon RW, Chan KH, Peiris JS, Yuen KY. SARS coronavirus detection methods. Emerg Infect Dis. 2005 Jul;11(7):1108-11. PubMed PMID: 16022791; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3371792.

547: Poon LL, Wong BW, Chan KH, Ng SS, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Evaluation of real-time reverse transcriptase PCR and real-time loop-mediated amplification assays for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus detection. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Jul;43(7):3457-9. PubMed PMID: 16000477; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1169087.

548: Woo PC, Lau SK, Wong BH, Tsoi HW, Fung AM, Kao RY, Chan KH, Peiris JS, Yuen KY. Differential sensitivities of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus spike polypeptide enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) and SARS coronavirus nucleocapsid protein ELISA for serodiagnosis of SARS coronavirus pneumonia. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Jul;43(7):3054-8. PubMed PMID: 16000415; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1169156.

549: Chiu SS, Chan KH, Chu KW, Kwan SW, Guan Y, Poon LL, Peiris JS. Human coronavirus NL63 infection and other coronavirus infections in children hospitalized with acute respiratory disease in Hong Kong, China. Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Jun 15;40(12):1721-9. Epub 2005 May 10. PubMed PMID: 15909257.

550: Che XY, Qiu LW, Liao ZY, Wang YD, Wen K, Pan YX, Hao W, Mei YB, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. Antigenic cross-reactivity between severe acute respiratory syndrome-associated coronavirus and human coronaviruses 229E and OC43. J Infect Dis. 2005 Jun 15;191(12):2033-7. Epub 2005 May 6. PubMed PMID: 15897988.

551: Yuen KY, Wong SS. Human infection by avian influenza A H5N1. Hong Kong Med J. 2005 Jun;11(3):189-99. Review. PubMed PMID: 15951584.

552: Ho PL, Ho AY, Chow KH, Wong RC, Duan RS, Ho WL, Mak GC, Tsang KW, Yam WC, Yuen KY. Occurrence and molecular analysis of extended-spectrum {beta}-lactamase-producing Proteus mirabilis in Hong Kong, 1999-2002. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2005 Jun;55(6):840-5. Epub 2005 Apr 27. PubMed PMID: 15857942.

553: Cheung CY, Poon LL, Ng IH, Luk W, Sia SF, Wu MH, Chan KH, Yuen KY, Gordon S, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Cytokine responses in severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-infected macrophages in vitro: possible relevance to pathogenesis. J Virol. 2005 Jun;79(12):7819-26. PubMed PMID: 15919935; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1143636.

554: Ng KH, Wu AK, Cheng VC, Tang BS, Chan CY, Yung CY, Luk SH, Lee TW, Chow L, Yuen KY. Pulmonary artery thrombosis in a patient with severe acute respiratory syndrome. Postgrad Med J. 2005 Jun;81(956):e3. PubMed PMID: 15937197; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1743280.

555: Woo PC, Tse H, Lau SK, Leung KW, Woo GK, Wong MK, Ho CM, Yuen KY. Alkanindiges hongkongensis sp. nov. A novel Alkanindiges species isolated from a patient with parotid abscess. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2005 Jun;28(4):316-22. PubMed PMID: 15997704.

556: Leung AY, Chan M, Cheng VC, Yuen KY, Kwong YL. Quantification of adenovirus in the lower respiratory tract of patients without clinical adenovirus-related respiratory disease. Clin Infect Dis. 2005 May 15;40(10):1541-4. Epub 2005 Apr 4. PubMed PMID: 15844080.

557: Lau SK, Ho PL, Li MW, Tsoi HW, Yung RW, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Cloning and characterization of a chromosomal class C beta-lactamase and its regulatory gene in Laribacter hongkongensis. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2005 May;49(5):1957-64. PubMed PMID: 15855519; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1087626.

558: Leung AY, Chan M, Cheng VC, Lie AK, Yuen KY, Kwong YL. Polyoma BK viruria in patients undergoing autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2005 May;35(10):1029-30. PubMed PMID: 15806127.

559: Wong SS, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Unusual laboratory findings in a case of Norwegian scabies provided a clue to diagnosis. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 May;43(5):2542-4. PubMed PMID: 15872307; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1153733.

560: Yam WC, Chan KH, Chow KH, Poon LL, Lam HY, Yuen KY, Seto WH, Peiris JS. Clinical evaluation of real-time PCR assays for rapid diagnosis of SARS coronavirus during outbreak and post-epidemic periods. J Clin Virol. 2005 May;33(1):19-24. PubMed PMID: 15797361.

561: Cheung TK, Guan Y, Ng SS, Chen H, Wong CH, Peiris JS, Poon LL. Generation of recombinant influenza A virus without M2 ion-channel protein by introduction of a point mutation at the 5' end of the viral intron. J Gen Virol. 2005 May;86(Pt 5):1447-54. PubMed PMID: 15831957.

562: Nal B, Chan C, Kien F, Siu L, Tse J, Chu K, Kam J, Staropoli I, Crescenzo-Chaigne B, Escriou N, van der Werf S, Yuen KY, Altmeyer R. Differential maturation and subcellular localization of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus surface proteins S, M and E. J Gen Virol. 2005 May;86(Pt 5):1423-34. PubMed PMID: 15831954.

563: Tang BS, Chan KH, Cheng VC, Woo PC, Lau SK, Lam CC, Chan TL, Wu AK, Hung IF, Leung SY, Yuen KY. Comparative host gene transcription by microarray analysis early after infection of the Huh7 cell line by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus and human coronavirus 229E. J Virol. 2005 May;79(10):6180-93. PubMed PMID: 15858003; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1091719.

564: Zhao XY, Lee SS, Wong KH, Chan KC, Ng F, Chan CC, Han D, Yam WC, Yuen KY, Ng MH, Zheng BJ. Functional analysis of naturally occurring mutations in the open reading frame of CCR5 in HIV-infected Chinese patients and healthy controls. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2005 Apr 15;38(5):509-17. PubMed PMID: 15793360.

565: Xia X, Yuen KY. Differential selection and mutation between dsDNA and ssDNA phages shape the evolution of their genomic AT percentage. BMC Genet. 2005 Apr 11;6:20. PubMed PMID: 15823202; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1087484.

566: Woo PC, Lau SK, Lau CC, Chong KT, Hui WT, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Penicillium marneffei fungaemia in an allogeneic bone marrow transplant recipient. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2005 Apr;35(8):831-3. PubMed PMID: 15765113.

567: Wong SS, Yuen KY. Red imported fire ants in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Med J. 2005 Apr;11(2):131-2. PubMed PMID: 15815069.

568: Cai JJ, Smith DK, Xia X, Yuen KY. MBEToolbox: a MATLAB toolbox for sequence data analysis in molecular biology and evolution. BMC Bioinformatics. 2005 Mar 22;6:64. PubMed PMID: 15780146; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1274259.

569: Ho PL, Shek RH, Chow KH, Duan RS, Mak GC, Lai EL, Yam WC, Tsang KW, Lai WM. Detection and characterization of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases among bloodstream isolates of Enterobacter spp. in Hong Kong, 2000-2002. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2005 Mar;55(3):326-32. Epub 2005 Jan 28. PubMed PMID: 15681579.

570: Lau SK, Woo PC, Chan CY, Woo WL, Woo GK, Yuen KY. Typhoid fever associated with acute appendicitis caused by an H1-j strain of Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Mar;43(3):1470-2. PubMed PMID: 15750137; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1081286.

571: Woo PC, Lau SK, Chan KM, Fung AM, Tang BS, Yuen KY. Clostridium bacteraemia characterised by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing. J Clin Pathol. 2005 Mar;58(3):301-7. PubMed PMID: 15735165; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1770585.

572: Chen Z, Zhang L, Qin C, Ba L, Yi CE, Zhang F, Wei Q, He T, Yu W, Yu J, Gao H, Tu X, Gettie A, Farzan M, Yuen KY, Ho DD. Recombinant modified vaccinia virus Ankara expressing the spike glycoprotein of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus induces protective neutralizing antibodies primarily targeting the receptor binding region. J Virol. 2005 Mar;79(5):2678-88. PubMed PMID: 15708987; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC548443.

573: Leung AY, Chan MT, Yuen KY, Cheng VC, Chan KH, Wong CL, Liang R, Lie AK, Kwong YL. Ciprofloxacin decreased polyoma BK virus load in patients who underwent allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Clin Infect Dis. 2005 Feb 15;40(4):528-37. Epub 2005 Jan 21. PubMed PMID: 15712075.

574: Teng JL, Woo PC, Ma SS, Sit TH, Ng LT, Hui WT, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Ecoepidemiology of Laribacter hongkongensis, a novel bacterium associated with gastroenteritis. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Feb;43(2):919-22. PubMed PMID: 15695706; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC548085.

575: Govorkova EA, Rehg JE, Krauss S, Yen HL, Guan Y, Peiris M, Nguyen TD, Hanh TH, Puthavathana P, Long HT, Buranathai C, Lim W, Webster RG, Hoffmann E. Lethality to ferrets of H5N1 influenza viruses isolated from humans and poultry in 2004. J Virol. 2005 Feb;79(4):2191-8. Erratum in: J Virol. 2006 Jun;80(12):6195. PubMed PMID: 15681421; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC546577.

576: Poon LL, Chu DK, Chan KH, Wong OK, Ellis TM, Leung YH, Lau SK, Woo PC, Suen KY, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Identification of a novel coronavirus in bats. J Virol. 2005 Feb;79(4):2001-9. PubMed PMID: 15681402; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC546586.

577: Zheng BJ, Guan Y, Hez ML, Sun H, Du L, Zheng Y, Wong KL, Chen H, Chen Y, Lu L, Tanner JA, Watt RM, Niccolai N, Bernini A, Spiga O, Woo PC, Kung HF, Yuen KY, Huang JD. Synthetic peptides outside the spike protein heptad repeat regions as potent inhibitors of SARS-associated coronavirus. Antivir Ther. 2005;10(3):393-403. PubMed PMID: 15918330.

578: Webster RG, Guan Y, Poon L, Krauss S, Webby R, Govorkovai E, Peiris M. The spread of the H5N1 bird flu epidemic in Asia in 2004. Arch Virol Suppl. 2005;(19):117-29. PubMed PMID: 16358424.

579: Chu CM, Leung WS, Cheng VC, Chan KH, Lin AW, Chan VL, Lam JY, Chan KS, Yuen KY. Duration of RT-PCR positivity in severe acute respiratory syndrome. Eur Respir J. 2005 Jan;25(1):12-4. PubMed PMID: 15640317.

580: Poon LL, Leung CS, Chan KH, Lee JH, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Detection of human influenza A viruses by loop-mediated isothermal amplification. J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Jan;43(1):427-30. PubMed PMID: 15635005; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC540134.

581: Woo PC, Lau SK, Chu CM, Chan KH, Tsoi HW, Huang Y, Wong BH, Poon RW, Cai JJ, Luk WK, Poon LL, Wong SS, Guan Y, Peiris JS, Yuen KY. Characterization and complete genome sequence of a novel coronavirus, coronavirus HKU1, from patients with pneumonia. J Virol. 2005 Jan;79(2):884-95. PubMed PMID: 15613317; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC538593.

582: Woo PC, Huang Y, Lau SK, Tsoi HW, Yuen KY. In silico analysis of ORF1ab in coronavirus HKU1 genome reveals a unique putative cleavage site of coronavirus HKU1 3C-like protease. Microbiol Immunol. 2005;49(10):899-908. PubMed PMID: 16237267.

583: Woo PC, Teng JL, Leung KW, Lau SK, Woo GK, Wong AC, Wong MK, Yuen KY. Anaerospora hongkongensis gen. nov. sp. nov., a novel genus and species with ribosomal DNA operon heterogeneity isolated from an intravenous drug abuser with pseudobacteremia. Microbiol Immunol. 2005;49(1):31-9. PubMed PMID: 15665451.

584: Woo PC, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Biliary tract disease as a risk factor for Plesiomonas shigelloides bacteraemia: a nine-year experience in a Hong Kong hospital and review of the literature. New Microbiol. 2005 Jan;28(1):45-55. Review. PubMed PMID: 15782626.

585: Wu AK, Cheng VC, Tang BS, Hung IF, Lee RA, Hui DS, Yuen KY. The unmasking of Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia during reversal of immunosuppression: case reports and literature review. BMC Infect Dis. 2004 Dec 9;4(1):57. Review. PubMed PMID: 15588295; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC539247.

586: Woo PC, Lau SK, Woo GK, Fung AM, Yiu VP, Yuen KY. Bacteremia due to Clostridium hathewayi in a patient with acute appendicitis. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Dec;42(12):5947-9. PubMed PMID: 15583350; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC535298.

587: Woo PC, Lau SK, Wong BH, Chan KH, Hui WT, Kwan GS, Peiris JS, Couch RB, Yuen KY. False-positive results in a recombinant severe acute respiratory syndrome-associated coronavirus (SARS-CoV) nucleocapsid enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay due to HCoV-OC43 and HCoV-229E rectified by Western blotting with recombinant SARS-CoV spike polypeptide. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Dec;42(12):5885-8. PubMed PMID: 15583332; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC535232.

588: Lau SK, Woo PC, Fung AM, Chan KM, Woo GK, Yuen KY. Anaerobic, non-sporulating, Gram-positive bacilli bacteraemia characterized by 16S rRNA gene sequencing. J Med Microbiol. 2004 Dec;53(Pt 12):1247-53. PubMed PMID: 15585505.

589: Peiris JS, Guan Y, Yuen KY. Severe acute respiratory syndrome. Nat Med. 2004 Dec;10(12 Suppl):S88-97. Review. PubMed PMID: 15577937.

590: Chu CM, Poon LL, Cheng VC, Chan KS, Hung IF, Wong MM, Chan KH, Leung WS, Tang BS, Chan VL, Ng WL, Sim TC, Ng PW, Law KI, Tse DM, Peiris JS, Yuen KY. Initial viral load and the outcomes of SARS. CMAJ. 2004 Nov 23;171(11):1349-52. PubMed PMID: 15557587; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC527336.

591: Che XY, Hao W, Wang Y, Di B, Yin K, Xu YC, Feng CS, Wan ZY, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. Nucleocapsid protein as early diagnostic marker for SARS. Emerg Infect Dis. 2004 Nov;10(11):1947-9. PubMed PMID: 15550204; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3329003.

592: Cheng VC, Tang BS, Wu AK, Chu CM, Yuen KY. Medical treatment of viral pneumonia including SARS in immunocompetent adult. J Infect. 2004 Nov;49(4):262-73. Review. PubMed PMID: 15474623.

593: Woo PC, Teng JL, Leung KW, Lau SK, Tse H, Wong BH, Yuen KY. Streptococcus sinensis may react with Lancefield group F antiserum. J Med Microbiol. 2004 Nov;53(Pt 11):1083-8. PubMed PMID: 15496384.

594: Poon LL, Guan Y, Nicholls JM, Yuen KY, Peiris JS. The aetiology, origins, and diagnosis of severe acute respiratory syndrome. Lancet Infect Dis. 2004 Nov;4(11):663-71. Review. PubMed PMID: 15522678.

595: Kao RY, To AP, Ng LW, Tsui WH, Lee TS, Tsoi HW, Yuen KY. Characterization of SARS-CoV main protease and identification of biologically active small molecule inhibitors using a continuous fluorescence-based assay. FEBS Lett. 2004 Oct 22;576(3):325-30. PubMed PMID: 15498556.

596: Woo PC, Teng JL, Leung KW, Lau SK, Wong MK, Yuen KY. Bacteremia in a patient with colonic carcinoma caused by a novel Sedimentibacter species: Sedimentibacter hongkongensis sp. nov. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2004 Oct;50(2):81-7. PubMed PMID: 15474315.

597: Yam WC, Tam CM, Leung CC, Tong HL, Chan KH, Leung ET, Wong KC, Yew WW, Seto WH, Yuen KY, Ho PL. Direct detection of rifampin-resistant mycobacterium tuberculosis in respiratory specimens by PCR-DNA sequencing. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Oct;42(10):4438-43. PubMed PMID: 15472290; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC522342.

598: Kao RY, Tsui WH, Lee TS, Tanner JA, Watt RM, Huang JD, Hu L, Chen G, Chen Z, Zhang L, He T, Chan KH, Tse H, To AP, Ng LW, Wong BC, Tsoi HW, Yang D, Ho DD, Yuen KY. Identification of novel small-molecule inhibitors of severe acute respiratory syndrome-associated coronavirus by chemical genetics. Chem Biol. 2004 Sep;11(9):1293-9. PubMed PMID: 15380189.

599: Hung IF, Cheng VC, Wu AK, Tang BS, Chan KH, Chu CM, Wong MM, Hui WT, Poon LL, Tse DM, Chan KS, Woo PC, Lau SK, Peiris JS, Yuen KY. Viral loads in clinical specimens and SARS manifestations. Emerg Infect Dis. 2004 Sep;10(9):1550-7. PubMed PMID: 15498155; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3320271.

600: Woo PC, Wong SS, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis associated with Lancefield group G beta-hemolytic streptococcus: report of two cases requiring Tenckhoff catheter removal. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Sep;42(9):4399-402. PubMed PMID: 15365055; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC516317.

601: Chen F, Chan KH, Jiang Y, Kao RY, Lu HT, Fan KW, Cheng VC, Tsui WH, Hung IF, Lee TS, Guan Y, Peiris JS, Yuen KY. In vitro susceptibility of 10 clinical isolates of SARS coronavirus to selected antiviral compounds. J Clin Virol. 2004 Sep;31(1):69-75. PubMed PMID: 15288617.

602: Lipatov AS, Govorkova EA, Webby RJ, Ozaki H, Peiris M, Guan Y, Poon L, Webster RG. Influenza: emergence and control. J Virol. 2004 Sep;78(17):8951-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 15308692; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC506949.

603: Lau SK, Woo PC, To AP, Lau AT, Yuen KY. Lack of evidence that DNA in antibiotic preparations is a source of antibiotic resistance genes in bacteria from animal or human sources. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2004 Aug;48(8):3141-6. PubMed PMID: 15273135; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC478514.

604: Lau SK, Woo PC, Woo GK, Fung AM, Wong MK, Chan KM, Tam DM, Yuen KY. Eggerthella hongkongensis sp. nov. and eggerthella sinensis sp. nov., two novel Eggerthella species, account for half of the cases of Eggerthella bacteremia. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2004 Aug;49(4):255-63. PubMed PMID: 15313530.

605: Zhao XY, Lee SS, Wong KH, Chan KC, Ma S, Yam WC, Yuen KY, Ng MH, Zheng BJ. Effects of single nucleotide polymorphisms in the RANTES promoter region in healthy and HIV-infected indigenous Chinese. Eur J Immunogenet. 2004 Aug;31(4):179-83. PubMed PMID: 15265023.

606: Choi YK, Ozaki H, Webby RJ, Webster RG, Peiris JS, Poon L, Butt C, Leung YH, Guan Y. Continuing evolution of H9N2 influenza viruses in Southeastern China. J Virol. 2004 Aug;78(16):8609-14. PubMed PMID: 15280470; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC479067.

607: Wong SS, Yuen KY. Penicilliosis in China. Mycopathologia. 2004 Aug;158(2):147-50. PubMed PMID: 15518341.

608: Peiris JS, Guan Y. Confronting SARS: a view from Hong Kong. Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2004 Jul 29;359(1447):1075-9. PubMed PMID: 15306392; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1693390.

609: Li KS, Guan Y, Wang J, Smith GJ, Xu KM, Duan L, Rahardjo AP, Puthavathana P, Buranathai C, Nguyen TD, Estoepangestie AT, Chaisingh A, Auewarakul P, Long HT, Hanh NT, Webby RJ, Poon LL, Chen H, Shortridge KF, Yuen KY, Webster RG, Peiris JS. Genesis of a highly pathogenic and potentially pandemic H5N1 influenza virus in eastern Asia. Nature. 2004 Jul 8;430(6996):209-13. PubMed PMID: 15241415.

610: Woo PC, Lau SK, Wong BH, Chan KH, Chu CM, Tsoi HW, Huang Y, Peiris JS, Yuen KY. Longitudinal profile of immunoglobulin G (IgG), IgM, and IgA antibodies against the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus nucleocapsid protein in patients with pneumonia due to the SARS coronavirus. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2004 Jul;11(4):665-8. PubMed PMID: 15242938; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC440610.

611: Woo PC, To AP, Lau SK, Fung AM, Yuen KY. Phenotypic and molecular characterization of erythromycin resistance in four isolates of Streptococcus-like gram-positive cocci causing bacteremia. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Jul;42(7):3303-5. PubMed PMID: 15243100; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC446291.

612: Lau SK, Woo PC, Wong BH, Tsoi HW, Woo GK, Poon RW, Chan KH, Wei WI, Peiris JS, Yuen KY. Detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus nucleocapsid protein in sars patients by enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Jul;42(7):2884-9. PubMed PMID: 15243033; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC446266.

613: Poon LL, Wong BW, Chan KH, Leung CS, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Peiris JS. A one step quantitative RT-PCR for detection of SARS coronavirus with an internal control for PCR inhibitors. J Clin Virol. 2004 Jul;30(3):214-7. PubMed PMID: 15135737.

614: Woo PC, Lau SK, Teng JL, Que TL, Yung RW, Luk WK, Lai RW, Hui WT, Wong SS, Yau HH, Yuen KY; L Hongkongensis study group. Association of Laribacter hongkongensis in community-acquired gastroenteritis with travel and eating fish: a multicentre case-control study. Lancet. 2004 Jun 12;363(9425):1941-7. PubMed PMID: 15194253.

615: Poon LL, Leung CS, Tashiro M, Chan KH, Wong BW, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Rapid detection of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus by a loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay. Clin Chem. 2004 Jun;50(6):1050-2. Epub 2004 Mar 30. PubMed PMID: 15054079.

616: Cheng VC, Hung IF, Wu AK, Tang BS, Chu CM, Yuen KY. Lymphocyte surge as a marker for immunorestitution disease due to Pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia in HIV-negative immunosuppressed hosts. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2004 Jun;23(6):512-4. Epub 2004 May 13. PubMed PMID: 15141339.

617: Chu CM, Leung YY, Hui JY, Hung IF, Chan VL, Leung WS, Law KI, Chan CS, Chan KS, Yuen KY. Spontaneous pneumomediastinum in patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome. Eur Respir J. 2004 Jun;23(6):802-4. PubMed PMID: 15218989.

618: Yuen KY. SARS: market, toilet, hospital, and laboratory. Hong Kong Med J. 2004 Jun;10(3):148-9. PubMed PMID: 15181216.

619: Che XY, Qiu LW, Pan YX, Wen K, Hao W, Zhang LY, Wang YD, Liao ZY, Hua X, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. Sensitive and specific monoclonal antibody-based capture enzyme immunoassay for detection of nucleocapsid antigen in sera from patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Jun;42(6):2629-35. PubMed PMID: 15184444; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC427886.

620: Guan Y, Poon LL, Cheung CY, Ellis TM, Lim W, Lipatov AS, Chan KH, Sturm-Ramirez KM, Cheung CL, Leung YH, Yuen KY, Webster RG, Peiris JS. H5N1 influenza: a protean pandemic threat. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 May 25;101(21):8156-61. Epub 2004 May 17. PubMed PMID: 15148370; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC419573.

621: Woo PC, Lau SK, Wong BH, Tsoi HW, Fung AM, Chan KH, Tam VK, Peiris JS, Yuen KY. Detection of specific antibodies to severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) coronavirus nucleocapsid protein for serodiagnosis of SARS coronavirus pneumonia. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 May;42(5):2306-9. PubMed PMID: 15131220; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC404667.

622: Chong KT, Woo PC, Lau SK, Huang Y, Yuen KY. AFMP2 encodes a novel immunogenic protein of the antigenic mannoprotein superfamily in Aspergillus fumigatus. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 May;42(5):2287-91. PubMed PMID: 15131215; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC404668.

623: Hui RK, Zeng F, Chan CM, Yuen KY, Peiris JS, Leung FC. Reverse transcriptase PCR diagnostic assay for the coronavirus associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 May;42(5):1994-9. PubMed PMID: 15131160; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC404607.

624: Sturm-Ramirez KM, Ellis T, Bousfield B, Bissett L, Dyrting K, Rehg JE, Poon L, Guan Y, Peiris M, Webster RG. Reemerging H5N1 influenza viruses in Hong Kong in 2002 are highly pathogenic to ducks. J Virol. 2004 May;78(9):4892-901. PubMed PMID: 15078970; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC387679.

625: Sung JJ, Wu A, Joynt GM, Yuen KY, Lee N, Chan PK, Cockram CS, Ahuja AT, Yu LM, Wong VW, Hui DS. Severe acute respiratory syndrome: report of treatment and outcome after a major outbreak. Thorax. 2004 May;59(5):414-20. PubMed PMID: 15115870; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1746995.

626: Webby RJ, Perez DR, Coleman JS, Guan Y, Knight JH, Govorkova EA, McClain-Moss LR, Peiris JS, Rehg JE, Tuomanen EI, Webster RG. Responsiveness to a pandemic alert: use of reverse genetics for rapid development of influenza vaccines. Lancet. 2004 Apr 3;363(9415):1099-103. PubMed PMID: 15064027.

627: Yam WC, Cheng VC, Hui WT, Wang LN, Seto WH, Yuen KY. Direct detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in clinical specimens using single-tube biotinylated nested polymerase chain reaction-enzyme linked immunoassay (PCR-ELISA). Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2004 Apr;48(4):271-5. PubMed PMID: 15062920.

628: Lau SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Toxic scarlet fever complicating cellulitis: early clinical diagnosis is crucial to prevent a fatal outcome. New Microbiol. 2004 Apr;27(2):203-6. Review. PubMed PMID: 15164635.

629: Wong AT, Tsang OT, Wong MY, Lim WL, Zheng BJ, Lee SS, Lai ST, Yuen KY, Choi KW, Tso EY, Chau TN, Tong WL, Chiu MC, Yu WC; PMH SARS Study Group. Coronavirus infection in an AIDS patient. AIDS. 2004 Mar 26;18(5):829-30. PubMed PMID: 15075525.

630: Woo PC, Lau SK, Tsoi HW, Chan KH, Wong BH, Che XY, Tam VK, Tam SC, Cheng VC, Hung IF, Wong SS, Zheng BJ, Guan Y, Yuen KY. Relative rates of non-pneumonic SARS coronavirus infection and SARS coronavirus pneumonia. Lancet. 2004 Mar 13;363(9412):841-5. PubMed PMID: 15031027.

631: Cheng VC, Yam WC, Hung IF, Woo PC, Lau SK, Tang BS, Yuen KY. Clinical evaluation of the polymerase chain reaction for the rapid diagnosis of tuberculosis. J Clin Pathol. 2004 Mar;57(3):281-5. PubMed PMID: 14990600; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1770227.

632: Horimoto T, Fukuda N, Iwatsuki-Horimoto K, Guan Y, Lim W, Peiris M, Sugii S, Odagiri T, Tashiro M, Kawaoka Y. Antigenic differences between H5N1 human influenza viruses isolated in 1997 and 2003. J Vet Med Sci. 2004 Mar;66(3):303-5. PubMed PMID: 15107562.

633: Chu CM, Cheng VC, Hung IF, Wong MM, Chan KH, Chan KS, Kao RY, Poon LL, Wong CL, Guan Y, Peiris JS, Yuen KY; HKU/UCH SARS Study Group. Role of lopinavir/ritonavir in the treatment of SARS: initial virological and clinical findings. Thorax. 2004 Mar;59(3):252-6. PubMed PMID: 14985565; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1746980.

634: Peiris JS, Yu WC, Leung CW, Cheung CY, Ng WF, Nicholls JM, Ng TK, Chan KH, Lai ST, Lim WL, Yuen KY, Guan Y. Re-emergence of fatal human influenza A subtype H5N1 disease. Lancet. 2004 Feb 21;363(9409):617-9. PubMed PMID: 14987888.

635: Cheng VC, Hung IF, Tang BS, Chu CM, Wong MM, Chan KH, Wu AK, Tse DM, Chan KS, Zheng BJ, Peiris JS, Sung JJ, Yuen KY. Viral replication in the nasopharynx is associated with diarrhea in patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome. Clin Infect Dis. 2004 Feb 15;38(4):467-75. Epub 2004 Jan 29. PubMed PMID: 14765337.

636: Woo PC, Tse H, Chan KM, Lau SK, Fung AM, Yip KT, Tam DM, Ng KH, Que TL, Yuen KY. "Streptococcus milleri" endocarditis caused by Streptococcus anginosus. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2004 Feb;48(2):81-8. PubMed PMID: 14972375.

637: Lau KK, Yu WC, Chu CM, Lau ST, Sheng B, Yuen KY. Possible central nervous system infection by SARS coronavirus. Emerg Infect Dis. 2004 Feb;10(2):342-4. PubMed PMID: 15030709; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3322928.

638: Chan KH, Poon LL, Cheng VC, Guan Y, Hung IF, Kong J, Yam LY, Seto WH, Yuen KY, Peiris JS. Detection of SARS coronavirus in patients with suspected SARS. Emerg Infect Dis. 2004 Feb;10(2):294-9. PubMed PMID: 15030700; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3322905.

639: Woo PC, Lau SK, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Two cases of continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis-associated peritonitis due to Plesiomonas shigelloides. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Feb;42(2):933-5. PubMed PMID: 14766895; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC344508.

640: Woo PC, Tam DM, Lau SK, Fung AM, Yuen KY. Enterococcus cecorum empyema thoracis successfully treated with cefotaxime. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Feb;42(2):919-22. PubMed PMID: 14766891; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC344503.

641: Lau SK, Woo PC, Mok MY, Teng JL, Tam VK, Chan KK, Yuen KY. Characterization of Haemophilus segnis, an important cause of bacteremia, by 16S rRNA gene sequencing. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Feb;42(2):877-80. PubMed PMID: 14766878; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC344517.

642: Chu CM, Woo PC, Chong KT, Leung WS, Chan VL, Yuen KY. Association of presence of Aspergillus antibodies with hemoptysis in patients with old tuberculosis or bronchiectasis but no radiologically visible mycetoma. J Clin Microbiol. 2004 Feb;42(2):665-9. PubMed PMID: 14766834; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC344487.

643: Guan Y, Peiris JS, Zheng B, Poon LL, Chan KH, Zeng FY, Chan CW, Chan MN, Chen JD, Chow KY, Hon CC, Hui KH, Li J, Li VY, Wang Y, Leung SW, Yuen KY, Leung FC. Molecular epidemiology of the novel coronavirus that causes severe acute respiratory syndrome. Lancet. 2004 Jan 10;363(9403):99-104. PubMed PMID: 14726162.

644: Poon LL, Chan KH, Wong OK, Cheung TK, Ng I, Zheng B, Seto WH, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Detection of SARS coronavirus in patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome by conventional and real-time quantitative reverse transcription-PCR assays. Clin Chem. 2004 Jan;50(1):67-72. PubMed PMID: 14709637.

645: Wen K, Mei YB, Qiu LW, Liao ZY, Yuen KY, Che XY. Preparation and characterization of monoclonal antibodies against S1 domain at N-terminal residues 249 to 667 of SARS-associated coronavirus S1 protein. Di Yi Jun Yi Da Xue Xue Bao. 2004 Jan;24(1):1-6. PubMed PMID: 14724082.

646: Cheng VC, Wu AK, Hung IF, Tang BS, Lee RA, Lau SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Clinical deterioration in community acquired infections associated with lymphocyte upsurge in immunocompetent hosts. Scand J Infect Dis. 2004;36(10):743-51. PubMed PMID: 15513401.

647: Woo PC, Zhen H, Cai JJ, Yu J, Lau SK, Wang J, Teng JL, Wong SS, Tse RH, Chen R, Yang H, Liu B, Yuen KY. The mitochondrial genome of the thermal dimorphic fungus Penicillium marneffei is more closely related to those of molds than yeasts. FEBS Lett. 2003 Dec 18;555(3):469-77. PubMed PMID: 14675758.

648: Peiris JS, Yuen KY, Osterhaus AD, Stöhr K. The severe acute respiratory syndrome. N Engl J Med. 2003 Dec 18;349(25):2431-41. Review. PubMed PMID: 14681510.

649: Leung PH, Peiris JS, Ng WW, Robins-Browne RM, Bettelheim KA, Yam WC. A newly discovered verotoxin variant, VT2g, produced by bovine verocytotoxigenic Escherichia coli. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2003 Dec;69(12):7549-53. PubMed PMID: 14660413; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC309948.

650: Woo PC, Kuhnert P, Burnens AP, Teng JL, Lau SK, Que TL, Yau HH, Yuen KY. Laribacter hongkongensis: a potential cause of infectious diarrhea. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2003 Dec;47(4):551-6. PubMed PMID: 14711474.

651: Chan KS, Lai ST, Chu CM, Tsui E, Tam CY, Wong MM, Tse MW, Que TL, Peiris JS, Sung J, Wong VC, Yuen KY. Treatment of severe acute respiratory syndrome with lopinavir/ritonavir: a multicentre retrospective matched cohort study. Hong Kong Med J. 2003 Dec;9(6):399-406. PubMed PMID: 14660806.

652: Poon LL, Chan KH, Wong OK, Yam WC, Yuen KY, Guan Y, Lo YM, Peiris JS. Early diagnosis of SARS coronavirus infection by real time RT-PCR. J Clin Virol. 2003 Dec;28(3):233-8. PubMed PMID: 14522060.

653: Chim SS, Tsui SK, Chan KC, Au TC, Hung EC, Tong YK, Chiu RW, Ng EK, Chan PK, Chu CM, Sung JJ, Tam JS, Fung KP, Waye MM, Lee CY, Yuen KY, Lo YM; CUHK Molecular SARS Research Group. Genomic characterisation of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus of Amoy Gardens outbreak in Hong Kong. Lancet. 2003 Nov 29;362(9398):1807-8. PubMed PMID: 14654320.

654: He ML, Zheng B, Peng Y, Peiris JS, Poon LL, Yuen KY, Lin MC, Kung HF, Guan Y. Inhibition of SARS-associated coronavirus infection and replication by RNA interference. JAMA. 2003 Nov 26;290(20):2665-6. PubMed PMID: 14645307.

655: Woo PC, To AP, Tse H, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Clinical and molecular epidemiology of erythromycin-resistant beta-hemolytic lancefield group G streptococci causing bacteremia. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Nov;41(11):5188-91. PubMed PMID: 14605159; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC262537.

656: Leung ET, Kam KM, Chiu A, Ho PL, Seto WH, Yuen KY, Yam WC. Detection of katG Ser315Thr substitution in respiratory specimens from patients with isoniazid-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis using PCR-RFLP. J Med Microbiol. 2003 Nov;52(Pt 11):999-1003. PubMed PMID: 14532345.

657: Nicholls J, Dong XP, Jiang G, Peiris M. SARS: clinical virology and pathogenesis. Respirology. 2003 Nov;8 Suppl:S6-8. Review. PubMed PMID: 15018126.

658: Woo PC, Fung AM, Lau SK, Teng JL, Wong BH, Wong MK, Hon E, Tang GW, Yuen KY. Actinomyces hongkongensis sp. nov. a novel Actinomyces species isolated from a patient with pelvic actinomycosis. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2003 Nov;26(4):518-22. PubMed PMID: 14666979.

659: Zhong NS, Zheng BJ, Li YM, Poon, Xie ZH, Chan KH, Li PH, Tan SY, Chang Q, Xie JP, Liu XQ, Xu J, Li DX, Yuen KY, Peiris, Guan Y. Epidemiology and cause of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) in Guangdong, People's Republic of China, in February, 2003. Lancet. 2003 Oct 25;362(9393):1353-8. PubMed PMID: 14585636.

660: Guan Y, Zheng BJ, He YQ, Liu XL, Zhuang ZX, Cheung CL, Luo SW, Li PH, Zhang LJ, Guan YJ, Butt KM, Wong KL, Chan KW, Lim W, Shortridge KF, Yuen KY, Peiris JS, Poon LL. Isolation and characterization of viruses related to the SARS coronavirus from animals in southern China. Science. 2003 Oct 10;302(5643):276-8. Epub 2003 Sep 4. PubMed PMID: 12958366.

661: Au WY, Cheng VC, Ho PL, Yuen KY, Hung I, Ma SY, Lie AK, Liang R, Kwong YL. Nontuberculous mycobacterial infections in Chinese hematopoietic stem cell transplantation recipients. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2003 Oct;32(7):709-14. PubMed PMID: 13130319.

662: Cheng VC, Yam WC, Woo PC, Lau SK, Hung IF, Wong SP, Cheung WC, Yuen KY. Risk factors for development of paradoxical response during antituberculosis therapy in HIV-negative patients. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2003 Oct;22(10):597-602. Epub 2003 Sep 24. PubMed PMID: 14508660.

663: Leung WK, To KF, Chan PK, Chan HL, Wu AK, Lee N, Yuen KY, Sung JJ. Enteric involvement of severe acute respiratory syndrome-associated coronavirus infection. Gastroenterology. 2003 Oct;125(4):1011-7. PubMed PMID: 14517783.

664: Lau SK, Woo PC, Yim TC, To AP, Yuen KY. Molecular characterization of a strain of group a streptococcus isolated from a patient with a psoas abscess. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Oct;41(10):4888-91. PubMed PMID: 14532252; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC254351.

665: Lau SK, Woo PC, Hui WT, Li MW, Teng JL, Que TL, Luk WK, Lai RW, Yung RW, Yuen KY. Use of cefoperazone MacConkey agar for selective isolation of Laribacter hongkongensis. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Oct;41(10):4839-41. PubMed PMID: 14532237; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC254358.

666: Yam WC, Chan KH, Poon LL, Guan Y, Yuen KY, Seto WH, Peiris JS. Evaluation of reverse transcription-PCR assays for rapid diagnosis of severe acute respiratory syndrome associated with a novel coronavirus. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Oct;41(10):4521-4. PubMed PMID: 14532176; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC254368.

667: Lee RA, Woo PC, To AP, Lau SK, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Geographical difference of disease association in Streptococcus bovis bacteraemia. J Med Microbiol. 2003 Oct;52(Pt 10):903-8. PubMed PMID: 12972586.

668: Woo PC, To AP, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Facilitation of horizontal transfer of antimicrobial resistance by transformation of antibiotic-induced cell-wall-deficient bacteria. Med Hypotheses. 2003 Oct;61(4):503-8. PubMed PMID: 13679020.

669: Shek CC, Ng PC, Fung GP, Cheng FW, Chan PK, Peiris MJ, Lee KH, Wong SF, Cheung HM, Li AM, Hon EK, Yeung CK, Chow CB, Tam JS, Chiu MC, Fok TF. Infants born to mothers with severe acute respiratory syndrome. Pediatrics. 2003 Oct;112(4):e254. PubMed PMID: 14523207.

670: Woo PC, Lau SK, Fung AM, Chiu SK, Yung RW, Yuen KY. Gemella bacteraemia characterised by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing. J Clin Pathol. 2003 Sep;56(9):690-3. PubMed PMID: 12944554; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1770062.

671: Chow LW, Loo WT, Yuen KY, Cheng C. The study of cytokine dynamics at the operation site after mastectomy. Wound Repair Regen. 2003 Sep-Oct;11(5):326-30. PubMed PMID: 12950635.

672: Yuen KY. The SARS attack on Hong Kong. Hong Kong Med J. 2003 Aug;9(4):302-3. PubMed PMID: 12904622.

673: Woo PC, Lau SK, Woo GK, Fung AM, Ngan AH, Hui WT, Yuen KY. Seronegative bacteremic melioidosis caused by Burkholderia pseudomallei with ambiguous biochemical profile: clinical importance of accurate identification by 16S rRNA gene and groEL gene sequencing. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Aug;41(8):3973-7. PubMed PMID: 12904433; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC179777.

674: Yiu MW, Ooi GC, Yuen KY, Tsang KW, Lam WK, Chan FL. High resolution CT of Weil's disease. Lancet. 2003 Jul 12;362(9378):117. PubMed PMID: 12867111.

675: Che XY, Hao W, Qiu LW, Pan YX, Liao ZY, Xu H, Chen JJ, Hou JL, Woo PC, Lau SK, Kwok YY, Huang Z. [Antibody response of patients with severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) to nucleocapsid antigen of SARS-associated coronavirus]. Di Yi Jun Yi Da Xue Xue Bao. 2003 Jul;23(7):637-9. Chinese. PubMed PMID: 12865207.

676: Zeng FY, Chan CW, Chan MN, Chen JD, Chow KY, Hon CC, Hui KH, Li J, Li VY, Wang CY, Wang PY, Guan Y, Zheng B, Poon LL, Chan KH, Yuen KY, Peiris JS, Leung FC. The complete genome sequence of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus strain HKU-39849 (HK-39). Exp Biol Med (Maywood). 2003 Jul;228(7):866-73. PubMed PMID: 12876307.

677: Woo PC, Ngan AH, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Tsukamurella conjunctivitis: a novel clinical syndrome. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Jul;41(7):3368-71. PubMed PMID: 12843095; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC165315.

678: Poon LL, Wong OK, Chan KH, Luk W, Yuen KY, Peiris JS, Guan Y. Rapid diagnosis of a coronavirus associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Clin Chem. 2003 Jun;49(6 Pt 1):953-5. Erratum in: Clin Chem. 2003 Jul;49(7):1234. PubMed PMID: 12765993.

679: Lau SK, Woo PC, Chiu SK, Leung KW, Yung RW, Yuen KY. Early diagnosis of Exophiala CAPD peritonitis by 18S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing and its clinical significance. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2003 Jun;46(2):95-102. PubMed PMID: 12812724.

680: Li KS, Xu KM, Peiris JS, Poon LL, Yu KZ, Yuen KY, Shortridge KF, Webster RG, Guan Y. Characterization of H9 subtype influenza viruses from the ducks of southern China: a candidate for the next influenza pandemic in humans? J Virol. 2003 Jun;77(12):6988-94. PubMed PMID: 12768017; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC156195.

681: Nicholls JM, Poon LL, Lee KC, Ng WF, Lai ST, Leung CY, Chu CM, Hui PK, Mak KL, Lim W, Yan KW, Chan KH, Tsang NC, Guan Y, Yuen KY, Peiris JS. Lung pathology of fatal severe acute respiratory syndrome. Lancet. 2003 May 24;361(9371):1773-8. PubMed PMID: 12781536.

682: Peiris JS, Chu CM, Cheng VC, Chan KS, Hung IF, Poon LL, Law KI, Tang BS, Hon TY, Chan CS, Chan KH, Ng JS, Zheng BJ, Ng WL, Lai RW, Guan Y, Yuen KY; HKU/UCH SARS Study Group. Clinical progression and viral load in a community outbreak of coronavirus-associated SARS pneumonia: a prospective study. Lancet. 2003 May 24;361(9371):1767-72. PubMed PMID: 12781535.

683: Tsang KW, Ho PL, Ooi GC, Yee WK, Wang T, Chan-Yeung M, Lam WK, Seto WH, Yam LY, Cheung TM, Wong PC, Lam B, Ip MS, Chan J, Yuen KY, Lai KN. A cluster of cases of severe acute respiratory syndrome in Hong Kong. N Engl J Med. 2003 May 15;348(20):1977-85. Epub 2003 Mar 31. PubMed PMID: 12671062.

684: So LK, Lau AC, Yam LY, Cheung TM, Poon E, Yung RW, Yuen KY. Development of a standard treatment protocol for severe acute respiratory syndrome. Lancet. 2003 May 10;361(9369):1615-7. PubMed PMID: 12747883.

685: Seto WH, Tsang D, Yung RW, Ching TY, Ng TK, Ho M, Ho LM, Peiris JS; Advisors of Expert SARS group of Hospital Authority. Effectiveness of precautions against droplets and contact in prevention of nosocomial transmission of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Lancet. 2003 May 3;361(9368):1519-20. PubMed PMID: 12737864.

686: Yuen KY, Pascal G, Wong SS, Glaser P, Woo PC, Kunst F, Cai JJ, Cheung EY, Médigue C, Danchin A. Exploring the Penicillium marneffei genome. Arch Microbiol. 2003 May;179(5):339-53. Epub 2003 Mar 15. PubMed PMID: 12640520.

687: Cheng VC, Woo PC, Lau SK, Cheung CH, Yung RW, Yam LY, Yuen KY. Peripartum tuberculosis as a form of immunorestitution disease. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2003 May;22(5):313-7. Epub 2003 May 13. Review. PubMed PMID: 12743831.

688: Woo PC, Ng KH, Lau SK, Yip KT, Fung AM, Leung KW, Tam DM, Que TL, Yuen KY. Usefulness of the MicroSeq 500 16S ribosomal DNA-based bacterial identification system for identification of clinically significant bacterial isolates with ambiguous biochemical profiles. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 May;41(5):1996-2001. PubMed PMID: 12734240; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC154750.

689: Peiris JS, Lai ST, Poon LL, Guan Y, Yam LY, Lim W, Nicholls J, Yee WK, Yan WW, Cheung MT, Cheng VC, Chan KH, Tsang DN, Yung RW, Ng TK, Yuen KY; SARS study group. Coronavirus as a possible cause of severe acute respiratory syndrome. Lancet. 2003 Apr 19;361(9366):1319-25. PubMed PMID: 12711465.

690: Que TL, Ho PL, Yip KT, Ng HL, Leung FY, Lai KK, Yuen KY. Three-year study of targeted screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus at hospital admission. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2003 Apr;22(4):268-70. Epub 2003 Mar 22. PubMed PMID: 12709843.

691: Woo PC, Lau SK, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Staphylococcus aureus subcutaneous abscess complicating acupuncture: need for implementation of proper infection control guidelines. New Microbiol. 2003 Apr;26(2):169-74. Review. PubMed PMID: 12737199.

692: Lau SK, Woo PC, Tse H, Leung KW, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Invasive Streptococcus iniae infections outside North America. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Mar;41(3):1004-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 12624022; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC150295.

693: Lipatov AS, Krauss S, Guan Y, Peiris M, Rehg JE, Perez DR, Webster RG. Neurovirulence in mice of H5N1 influenza virus genotypes isolated from Hong Kong poultry in 2001. J Virol. 2003 Mar;77(6):3816-23. PubMed PMID: 12610156; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC149508.

694: Perez DR, Lim W, Seiler JP, Yi G, Peiris M, Shortridge KF, Webster RG. Role of quail in the interspecies transmission of H9 influenza A viruses: molecular changes on HA that correspond to adaptation from ducks to chickens. J Virol. 2003 Mar;77(5):3148-56. PubMed PMID: 12584339; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC149770.

695: Woo PC, Chong KT, Leung AS, Wong SS, Lau SK, Yuen KY. AFLMP1 encodes an antigenic cel wall protein in Aspergillus flavus. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Feb;41(2):845-50. PubMed PMID: 12574298; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC149704.

696: Woo PC, Teng JL, Lau SK, Lum PN, Leung KW, Wong KL, Li KW, Lam KC, Yuen KY. Analysis of a viridans group strain reveals a case of bacteremia due to lancefield group G alpha-hemolytic Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp equisimilis in a patient with pyomyositis and reactive arthritis. J Clin Microbiol. 2003 Feb;41(2):613-8. PubMed PMID: 12574255; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC149685.

697: Woo PC, Fung AM, Lau SK, Chan BY, Chiu SK, Teng JL, Que TL, Yung RW, Yuen KY. Granulicatella adiacens and Abiotrophia defectiva bacteraemia characterized by 16S rRNA gene sequencing. J Med Microbiol. 2003 Feb;52(Pt 2):137-40. PubMed PMID: 12543919.

698: Teng JL, Woo PC, Leung KW, Lau SK, Wong MK, Yuen KY. Pseudobacteraemia in a patient with neutropenic fever caused by a novel paenibacillus species: Paenibacillus hongkongensis sp. nov. Mol Pathol. 2003 Feb;56(1):29-35. PubMed PMID: 12560460; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1187286.

699: Sims LD, Guan Y, Ellis TM, Liu KK, Dyrting K, Wong H, Kung NY, Shortridge KF, Peiris M. An update on avian influenza in Hong Kong 2002. Avian Dis. 2003;47(3 Suppl):1083-6. PubMed PMID: 14575116.

700: Kung NY, Guan Y, Perkins NR, Bissett L, Ellis T, Sims L, Morris RS, Shortridge KF, Peiris JS. The impact of a monthly rest day on avian influenza virus isolation rates in retail live poultry markets in Hong Kong. Avian Dis. 2003;47(3 Suppl):1037-41. PubMed PMID: 14575106.

701: Guan Y, Peiris JS, Poon LL, Dyrting KC, Ellis TM, Sims L, Webster RG, Shortridge KF. Reassortants of H5N1 influenza viruses recently isolated from aquatic poultry in Hong Kong SAR. Avian Dis. 2003;47(3 Suppl):911-3. PubMed PMID: 14575085.

702: Liu M, Guan Y, Peiris M, He S, Webby RJ, Perez D, Webster RG. The quest of influenza A viruses for new hosts. Avian Dis. 2003;47(3 Suppl):849-56. PubMed PMID: 14575076.

703: Sims LD, Ellis TM, Liu KK, Dyrting K, Wong H, Peiris M, Guan Y, Shortridge KF. Avian influenza in Hong Kong 1997-2002. Avian Dis. 2003;47(3 Suppl):832-8. PubMed PMID: 14575073.

704: Qiu LW, Peng DX, Xu H, Jia J, Che XY, Yuen KY. [Preparation and identification of monoclonal antibodies against Penicillium marneffei]. Di Yi Jun Yi Da Xue Xue Bao. 2003 Jan;23(1):38-9. Chinese. PubMed PMID: 12527512.

705: Lee N, Yuen KY, Kumana CR. Clinical role of beta-lactam/beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations. Drugs. 2003;63(14):1511-24. Review. PubMed PMID: 12834367.

706: Shortridge KF, Peiris JS, Guan Y. The next influenza pandemic: lessons from Hong Kong. J Appl Microbiol. 2003;94 Suppl:70S-79S. PubMed PMID: 12675938.

707: Cheung CY, Poon LL, Lau AS, Luk W, Lau YL, Shortridge KF, Gordon S, Guan Y, Peiris JS. Induction of proinflammatory cytokines in human macrophages by influenza A (H5N1) viruses: a mechanism for the unusual severity of human disease? Lancet. 2002 Dec 7;360(9348):1831-7. PubMed PMID: 12480361.

708: Zheng BJ, Zhao XY, Zhu NS, Chan CP, Wong KH, Chan KC, Yam WC, Yuen KY, Lee SS. Polymorphisms of CCR5 gene in a southern Chinese population and their effects on disease progression in HIV infections. AIDS. 2002 Dec 6;16(18):2480-2. PubMed PMID: 12461425.

709: Saing H, Fan ST, Tam PK, Lo CM, Wei WI, Chan KL, Tsoi NS, Yuen KY, Ng IO, Chau MT, Tso WK, Wong J. Surgical complications and outcome of pediatric liver transplantation in Hong Kong. J Pediatr Surg. 2002 Dec;37(12):1673-7. PubMed PMID: 12483627.

710: Cheng VC, Ho PL, Lee RA, Chan KS, Chan KK, Woo PC, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Clinical spectrum of paradoxical deterioration during antituberculosis therapy in non-HIV-infected patients. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Nov;21(11):803-9. Epub 2002 Nov 7. Review. PubMed PMID: 12461590.

711: Zheng BJ, Ng MH, Chan KW, Tam S, Woo PC, Ng SP, Yuen KY. A single dose of oral DNA immunization delivered by attenuated Salmonella typhimurium down-regulates transgene expression in HBsAg transgenic mice. Eur J Immunol. 2002 Nov;32(11):3294-304. PubMed PMID: 12555675.

712: Ho PL, Cheung TK, Yam WC, Yuen KY. Characterization of a laboratory-generated variant of BPS beta-lactamase from Burkholderia pseudomallei that hydrolyses ceftazidime. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2002 Nov;50(5):723-6. PubMed PMID: 12407130.

713: Woo PC, Chan CM, Leung AS, Lau SK, Che XY, Wong SS, Cao L, Yuen KY. Detection of cell wall galactomannoprotein Afmp1p in culture supernatants of Aspergillus fumigatus and in sera of aspergillosis patients. J Clin Microbiol. 2002 Nov;40(11):4382-7. PubMed PMID: 12409437; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC139671.

714: Chuh AA, Chan HH, Chiu SS, Ng HY, Peiris JS. A prospective case control study of the association of Gianotti-Crosti syndrome with human herpesvirus 6 and human herpesvirus 7 infections. Pediatr Dermatol. 2002 Nov-Dec;19(6):492-7. PubMed PMID: 12437548.

715: Woo PC, Woo GK, Lau SK, Wong SS, Yuen Ky. Single gene target bacterial identification. groEL gene sequencing for discriminating clinical isolates of Burkholderia pseudomallei and Burkholderia thailandensis. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Oct;44(2):143-9. PubMed PMID: 12458120.

716: Quinlivan M, Hawrami K, Barrett-Muir W, Aaby P, Arvin A, Chow VT, John TJ, Matondo P, Peiris M, Poulsen A, Siqueira M, Takahashi M, Talukder Y, Yamanishi K, Leedham-Green M, Scott FT, Thomas SL, Breuer J. The molecular epidemiology of varicella-zoster virus: evidence for geographic segregation. J Infect Dis. 2002 Oct 1;186(7):888-94. Epub 2002 Sep 13. PubMed PMID: 12232828.

717: Woo PC, Leung KW, Tsoi HW, Wong SS, Teng JL, Yuen KY. Thermo-tolerant Campylobacter fetus bacteraemia identified by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing: an emerging pathogen in immunocompromised patients. J Med Microbiol. 2002 Sep;51(9):740-6. PubMed PMID: 12358064.

718: Lo CM, Fan ST, Liu CL, Yong BH, Lai CL, Lau GK, Wei WI, Tam PK, Tsoi NS, Ng IO, Young K, Chan JK, Tso WK, Yuen KY, Wong J. Ten-year experience with liver transplantation at Queen Mary Hospital: retrospective study. Hong Kong Med J. 2002 Aug;8(4):240-4. PubMed PMID: 12167726.

719: Lau SK, Woo PC, Chan BY, Fung AM, Que TL, Yuen KY. Haemophilus segnis polymicrobial and monomicrobial bacteraemia identified by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing. J Med Microbiol. 2002 Aug;51(8):635-40. PubMed PMID: 12171293.

720: Wong LP, Woo PC, Wu AY, Yuen KY. DNA immunization using a secreted cell wall antigen Mp1p is protective against Penicillium marneffei infection. Vaccine. 2002 Jul 26;20(23-24):2878-86. PubMed PMID: 12126898.

721: Lau SK, Woo PC, Woo GK, Yuen KY. Catheter-related Microbacterium bacteremia identified by 16S rRNA gene sequencing. J Clin Microbiol. 2002 Jul;40(7):2681-5. Review. PubMed PMID: 12089308; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC120609.

722: Guan Y, Peiris JS, Lipatov AS, Ellis TM, Dyrting KC, Krauss S, Zhang LJ, Webster RG, Shortridge KF. Emergence of multiple genotypes of H5N1 avian influenza viruses in Hong Kong SAR. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2002 Jun 25;99(13):8950-5. Epub 2002 Jun 19. PubMed PMID: 12077307; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC124404.

723: Woo PC, Fung AM, Lau SK, Hon E, Yuen KY. Diagnosis of pelvic actinomycosis by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing and its clinical significance. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Jun;43(2):113-8. PubMed PMID: 12088617.

724: Yuen KY, Woo PC. Tuberculosis in blood and marrow transplant recipients. Hematol Oncol. 2002 Jun;20(2):51-62. Review. PubMed PMID: 12111868.

725: Ho PL, Cheung TK, Kinoshita R, Tse CW, Yuen KY, Chau PY. Activity of five fluoroquinolones against 71 isolates of Burkholderia pseudomallei. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2002 Jun;49(6):1042-4. PubMed PMID: 12039903.

726: Chan CM, Woo PC, Leung AS, Lau SK, Che XY, Cao L, Yuen KY. Detection of antibodies specific to an antigenic cell wall galactomannoprotein for serodiagnosis of Aspergillus fumigatus aspergillosis. J Clin Microbiol. 2002 Jun;40(6):2041-5. PubMed PMID: 12037061; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC130809.

727: Lau SK, Woo PC, Teng JL, Leung KW, Yuen KY. Identification by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing of Arcobacter butzleri bacteraemia in a patient with acute gangrenous appendicitis. Mol Pathol. 2002 Jun;55(3):182-5. PubMed PMID: 12032229; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1187171.

728: Leung PH, Peiris JS, Ng WW, Yam WC. Polyclonal antibodies to glutathione S-transferase--verotoxin subunit a fusion proteins neutralize verotoxins. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2002 May;9(3):687-92. PubMed PMID: 11986278; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC120006.

729: Chan KH, Maldeis N, Pope W, Yup A, Ozinskas A, Gill J, Seto WH, Shortridge KF, Peiris JS. Evaluation of the Directigen FluA+B test for rapid diagnosis of influenza virus type A and B infections. J Clin Microbiol. 2002 May;40(5):1675-80. PubMed PMID: 11980941; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC130655.

730: Seo SH, Peiris M, Webster RG. Protective cross-reactive cellular immunity to lethal A/Goose/Guangdong/1/96-like H5N1 influenza virus is correlated with the proportion of pulmonary CD8(+) T cells expressing gamma interferon. J Virol. 2002 May;76(10):4886-90. PubMed PMID: 11967305; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC136145.

731: Cheung TK, Ho PL, Woo PC, Yuen KY, Chau PY. Cloning and expression of class A beta-lactamase gene blaA(BPS) in Burkholderia pseudomallei. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2002 Apr;46(4):1132-5. PubMed PMID: 11897607; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC127091.

732: Leung AY, Yuen KY, Cheng VC, Lie AK, Liang R, Kwong YL. Clinical characteristics of and risk factors for herpes zoster after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation. Haematologica. 2002 Apr;87(4):444-6. PubMed PMID: 11940491.

733: Woo PC, Leung KW, Wong SS, Chong KT, Cheung EY, Yuen KY. Relatively alcohol-resistant mycobacteria are emerging pathogens in patients receiving acupuncture treatment. J Clin Microbiol. 2002 Apr;40(4):1219-24. PubMed PMID: 11923335; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC140401.

734: Leung AY, Chim CS, Ho PL, Cheng VC, Yuen KY, Lie AK, Au WY, Liang R, Kwong YL. Candida tropicalis fungaemia in adult patients with haematological malignancies: clinical features and risk factors. J Hosp Infect. 2002 Apr;50(4):316-9. PubMed PMID: 12014908.

735: Wang TK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Perianal abscess caused by Propionibacterium avidum in a cirrhotic patient. New Microbiol. 2002 Apr;25(2):239-42. PubMed PMID: 12019732.

736: Woo PC, Leung PK, Tsoi HW, Chan BY, Que TL, Yuen KY. Characterization of a novel insertion sequence, IS Bp1, in Burkholderia pseudomallei. Arch Microbiol. 2002 Mar;177(3):267-73. Epub 2002 Jan 18. PubMed PMID: 11907683.

737: Leung AY, Mak R, Lie AK, Yuen KY, Cheng VC, Liang R, Kwong YL. Clinicopathological features and risk factors of clinically overt haemorrhagic cystitis complicating bone marrow transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2002 Mar;29(6):509-13. PubMed PMID: 11960271.

738: Tse KC, Yip PS, Hui KM, Li FK, Yuen KY, Lai KN, Chan TM. Potential benefit of plasma exchange in treatment of severe icteric leptospirosis complicated by acute renal failure. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2002 Mar;9(2):482-4. PubMed PMID: 11874897; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC119963.

739: Woo PC, Tam DM, Leung KW, Lau SK, Teng JL, Wong MK, Yuen KY. Streptococcus sinensis sp. nov., a novel species isolated from a patient with infective endocarditis. J Clin Microbiol. 2002 Mar;40(3):805-10. PubMed PMID: 11880397; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC120286.

740: Wang TK, Fung AM, Woo PC, Yuen KY, Wong SS. Streptococcus agalactiae (Lancefield group B) bacteraemia in nonpregnant adults. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Feb;21(2):140-2. PubMed PMID: 11939397.

741: Lau SK, Woo PC, Leung KW, Yuen KY. Emergence of cotrimoxazole- and quinolone-resistant Campylobacter infections in bone marrow transplant recipients. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2002 Feb;21(2):127-9. PubMed PMID: 11939393.

742: Au WY, Tsang TY, Lie AK, Yuen KY, Oo CG, Liang R, Kwong YL. Speechless after bone marrow transplantation: a rare complication of parainfluenza virus related group in an adult. Leuk Lymphoma. 2002 Feb;43(2):421-2. PubMed PMID: 11999579.

743: Guan Y, Peiris M, Kong KF, Dyrting KC, Ellis TM, Sit T, Zhang LJ, Shortridge KF. H5N1 influenza viruses isolated from geese in Southeastern China: evidence for genetic reassortment and interspecies transmission to ducks. Virology. 2002 Jan 5;292(1):16-23. PubMed PMID: 11878904.

744: Woo PC, Fung AM, Lau SK, Yuen KY. Identification by 16S rRNA gene sequencing of Lactobacillus salivarius bacteremic cholecystitis. J Clin Microbiol. 2002 Jan;40(1):265-7. PubMed PMID: 11773128; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC120105.

745: Zhang JZ, Im SW, Lau SH, Chau TN, Lai ST, Ng SP, Peiris M, Tse C, Ng TK, Ng MH. Occurrence of hepatitis E virus IgM, low avidity IgG serum antibodies, and viremia in sporadic cases of non-A, -B, and -C acute hepatitis. J Med Virol. 2002 Jan;66(1):40-8. PubMed PMID: 11748657.

746: Chin PS, Hoffmann E, Webby R, Webster RG, Guan Y, Peiris M, Shortridge KF. Molecular evolution of H6 influenza viruses from poultry in Southeastern China: prevalence of H6N1 influenza viruses possessing seven A/Hong Kong/156/97 (H5N1)-like genes in poultry. J Virol. 2002 Jan;76(2):507-16. PubMed PMID: 11752141; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC136834.

747: Webster RG, Guan Y, Peiris M, Walker D, Krauss S, Zhou NN, Govorkova EA, Ellis TM, Dyrting KC, Sit T, Perez DR, Shortridge KF. Characterization of H5N1 influenza viruses that continue to circulate in geese in southeastern China. J Virol. 2002 Jan;76(1):118-26. PubMed PMID: 11739677; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC135698.

748: Woo PC, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Ralstonia pickettii bacteraemia in a cord blood transplant recipient. New Microbiol. 2002 Jan;25(1):97-102. PubMed PMID: 11841049.

749: Woo PC, Leung AS, Lau SK, Chong KT, Yuen KY. Use of recombinant mitogillin for serodiagnosis of Aspergillus fumigatus-associated diseases. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Dec;39(12):4598-600. PubMed PMID: 11797610; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC88602.

750: Wong SS, Wong KH, Hui WT, Lee SS, Lo JY, Cao L, Yuen KY. Differences in clinical and laboratory diagnostic characteristics of penicilliosis marneffei in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)- and non-HIV-infected patients. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Dec;39(12):4535-40. PubMed PMID: 11724878; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC88582.

751: Yuen KY, Woo PC, Teng JL, Leung KW, Wong MK, Lau SK. Laribacter hongkongensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel gram-negative bacterium isolated from a cirrhotic patient with bacteremia and empyema. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Dec;39(12):4227-32. PubMed PMID: 11724825; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC88529.

752: Ho PL, Yung RW, Tsang DN, Que TL, Ho M, Seto WH, Ng TK, Yam WC, Ng WW. Increasing resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae to fluoroquinolones: results of a Hong Kong multicentre study in 2000. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2001 Nov;48(5):659-65. PubMed PMID: 11679555.

753: Chan KH, Ng MH, Seto WH, Peiris JS. Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) DNA in sera of patients with primary EBV infection. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Nov;39(11):4152-4. PubMed PMID: 11682546; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC88503.

754: Yuen KY, Chan CM, Chan KM, Woo PC, Che XY, Leung AS, Cao L. Characterization of AFMP1: a novel target for serodiagnosis of aspergillosis. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Nov;39(11):3830-7. PubMed PMID: 11682494; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC88451.

755: Chiu SS, Ho PL, Chow FK, Yuen KY, Lau YL. Nasopharyngeal carriage of antimicrobial-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae among young children attending 79 kindergartens and day care centers in Hong Kong. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2001 Oct;45(10):2765-70. PubMed PMID: 11557466; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC90728.

756: Chua D, Huang J, Zheng B, Lau SY, Luk W, Kwong DL, Sham JS, Moss D, Yuen KY, Im SW, Ng MH. Adoptive transfer of autologous Epstein-Barr virus-specific cytotoxic T cells for nasopharyngeal carcinoma. Int J Cancer. 2001 Oct 1;94(1):73-80. PubMed PMID: 11668481.

757: Ho PL, Ng TK, Yung RW, Que TL, Yip EK, Tse CW, Yuen KY. Activity of linezolid against levofloxacin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and vancomycin-resistant enterococci in Hong Kong. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2001 Oct;48(4):590-2. PubMed PMID: 11581246.

758: Peiris JS, Guan Y, Markwell D, Ghose P, Webster RG, Shortridge KF. Cocirculation of avian H9N2 and contemporary "human" H3N2 influenza A viruses in pigs in southeastern China: potential for genetic reassortment? J Virol. 2001 Oct;75(20):9679-86. PubMed PMID: 11559800; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC114539.

759: Chiu SS, Tse CY, Lau YL, Peiris M. Influenza A infection is an important cause of febrile seizures. Pediatrics. 2001 Oct;108(4):E63. PubMed PMID: 11581471.

760: Leung AY, Suen CK, Lie AK, Liang RH, Yuen KY, Kwong YL. Quantification of polyoma BK viruria in hemorrhagic cystitis complicating bone marrow transplantation. Blood. 2001 Sep 15;98(6):1971-8. PubMed PMID: 11535537.

761: Yuen KY. Emerging infectious diseases in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Med J. 2001 Sep;7(3):224-6. PubMed PMID: 11590261.

762: Woo PC, Fung AM, Lau SK, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Group G beta-hemolytic streptococcal bacteremia characterized by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Sep;39(9):3147-55. PubMed PMID: 11526143; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC88311.

763: Chuh AA, Peiris JS. Lack of evidence of active human herpesvirus 7 (HHV-7) infection in three cases of pityriasis rosea in children. Pediatr Dermatol. 2001 Sep-Oct;18(5):381-3. PubMed PMID: 11737679.

764: Chuh AA, Chiu SS, Peiris JS. Human herpesvirus 6 and 7 DNA in peripheral blood leucocytes and plasma in patients with pityriasis rosea by polymerase chain reaction: a prospective case control study. Acta Derm Venereol. 2001 Aug-Sep;81(4):289-90. PubMed PMID: 11720179.

765: Woo PC, Leung AS, Leung KW, Yuen KY. Identification of slide coagulase positive, tube coagulase negative Staphylococcus aureus by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing. Mol Pathol. 2001 Aug;54(4):244-7. PubMed PMID: 11477139; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1187075.

766: Zheng BJ, Ng MH, He LF, Yao X, Chan KW, Yuen KY, Wen YM. Therapeutic efficacy of hepatitis B surface antigen-antibodies-recombinant DNA composite in HBsAg transgenic mice. Vaccine. 2001 Jul 20;19(30):4219-25. PubMed PMID: 11457548.

767: Woo PC, Leung PK, Wong SS, Ho PL, Yuen KY. groEL encodes a highly antigenic protein in Burkholderia pseudomallei. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2001 Jul;8(4):832-6. PubMed PMID: 11427437; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC96153.

768: Tang WM, Ho PL, Fung KK, Yuen KY, Leong JC. Necrotising fasciitis of a limb. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2001 Jul;83(5):709-14. PubMed PMID: 11476311.

769: Chow KH, Ng TK, Yuen KY, Yam WC. Detection of RTX toxin gene in Vibrio cholerae by PCR. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Jul;39(7):2594-7. PubMed PMID: 11427575; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC88191.

770: Cheng VC, Yuen KY, Wong SS, Woo PC, Ho PL, Lee R, Chan RM. Immunorestitution diseases in patients not infected with HIV. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2001 Jun;20(6):402-6. PubMed PMID: 11476440.

771: Yeung CK, Cheng VC, Lie AK, Yuen KY. Invasive disease due to Mucorales: a case report and review of the literature. Hong Kong Med J. 2001 Jun;7(2):180-8. Review. PubMed PMID: 11514754.

772: Yuen KY, Woo PC, Tai JW, Lie AK, Luk J, Liang R. Effects of clarithromycin on oral mucositis in bone marrow transplant recipients. Haematologica. 2001 May;86(5):554-5. PubMed PMID: 11410428.

773: Ho PL, Yam WC, Que TL, Tsang DN, Seto WH, Ng TK, Ng WS. Target site modifications and efflux phenotype in clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae from Hong Kong with reduced susceptibility to fluoroquinolones. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2001 May;47(5):655-8. PubMed PMID: 11328779.

774: Tong CY, Bakran A, Williams H, Cuevas LE, Peiris JS, Hart CA. Association of tumour necrosis factor alpha and interleukin 6 levels with cytomegalovirus DNA detection and disease after renal transplantation. J Med Virol. 2001 May;64(1):29-34. PubMed PMID: 11285565.

775: Cheng VC, Lo WK, Woo PC, Chan SB, Cheng SW, Ho M, Yuen KY. Polymicrobial outbreak of intermittent peritoneal dialysis peritonitis during external wall renovation at a dialysis center. Perit Dial Int. 2001 May-Jun;21(3):296-301. PubMed PMID: 11475346.

776: Woo PC, Wong LP, Zheng BJ, Yuen KY. Unique immunogenicity of hepatitis B virus DNA vaccine presented by live-attenuated Salmonella typhimurium. Vaccine. 2001 Apr 6;19(20-22):2945-54. PubMed PMID: 11282206.

777: Leung PH, Yam WC, Ng WW, Peiris JS. The prevalence and characterization of verotoxin-producing Escherichia coli isolated from cattle and pigs in an abattoir in Hong Kong. Epidemiol Infect. 2001 Apr;126(2):173-9. PubMed PMID: 11349966; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2869680.

778: Wong SS, Ho TY, Ngan AH, Woo PC, Que TL, Yuen KY. Biotyping of Penicillium marneffei reveals concentration-dependent growth inhibition by galactose. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Apr;39(4):1416-21. PubMed PMID: 11283065; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC87948.

779: Chan KH, Tam JS, Peiris JS, Seto WH, Ng MH. Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection in infancy. J Clin Virol. 2001 Apr;21(1):57-62. PubMed PMID: 11255098.

780: Cheung YF, Leung MP, Yuen KY. Legionella pneumonia and bacteraemia in association with protein-losing enteropathy after Fontan operation. J Infect. 2001 Apr;42(3):206-7. PubMed PMID: 11545554.

781: Woo PC, Leung PK, Tsoi HW, Yuen KY. Cloning and characterisation of malE in Burkholderia pseudomallei. J Med Microbiol. 2001 Apr;50(4):330-8. PubMed PMID: 11289518.

782: Woo PC, Wong SS, Lum PN, Hui WT, Yuen KY. Cell-wall-deficient bacteria and culture-negative febrile episodes in bone-marrow-transplant recipients. Lancet. 2001 Mar 3;357(9257):675-9. PubMed PMID: 11247551.

783: Woo PC, Fung AM, Wong SS, Tsoi HW, Yuen KY. Isolation and characterization of a Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi variant and its clinical and public health implications. J Clin Microbiol. 2001 Mar;39(3):1190-4. PubMed PMID: 11230457; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC87903.

784: Wong SS, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Candida tropicalis and Penicillium marneffei mixed fungaemia in a patient with Waldenström's macroglobulinaemia. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2001 Feb;20(2):132-5. PubMed PMID: 11305468.

785: Lee NL, Yuen KY, Kumana CR. Beta-lactam antibiotic and beta-lactamase inhibitor combinations. JAMA. 2001 Jan 24-31;285(4):386-8. Review. PubMed PMID: 11242403.

786: Chow LW, Yuen KY, Woo PC, Wei WI. Clarithromycin attenuates mastectomy-induced acute inflammatory response. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2000 Nov;7(6):925-31. PubMed PMID: 11063500; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC95987.

787: Cheuk W, Woo PC, Yuen KY, Yu PH, Chan JK. Intestinal inflammatory pseudotumour with regional lymph node involvement: identification of a new bacterium as the aetiological agent. J Pathol. 2000 Nov;192(3):289-92. PubMed PMID: 11054710.

788: Chan KL, Fan ST, Saing H, Wei W, Lo CM, Ng I, Tsoi NS, Chan J, Tso WK, Yuen KY, Tam PK, Wong J. Post liver transplantation stenosis of biliary-enteric anastomoses in infancy: diagnosis and treatment. Transplant Proc. 2000 Nov;32(7):2233-4. PubMed PMID: 11120147.

789: Chan KL, Fan ST, Saing H, Wei W, Lo CM, Ng I, Tsoi NS, Chan J, Tso WK, Yuen KY, Tam PK, Wong J. Liver transplantation is not contraindicated in infancy. Transplant Proc. 2000 Nov;32(7):2142-3. PubMed PMID: 11120107.

790: Guan Y, Shortridge KF, Krauss S, Chin PS, Dyrting KC, Ellis TM, Webster RG, Peiris M. H9N2 influenza viruses possessing H5N1-like internal genomes continue to circulate in poultry in southeastern China. J Virol. 2000 Oct;74(20):9372-80. PubMed PMID: 11000205; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC112365.

791: Woo PC, Tsoi HW, Leung KW, Lum PN, Leung AS, Ma CH, Kam KM, Yuen KY. Identification of Mycobacterium neoaurum isolated from a neutropenic patient with catheter-related bacteremia by 16S rRNA sequencing. J Clin Microbiol. 2000 Sep;38(9):3515-7. Review. PubMed PMID: 10970421; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC87424.

792: Siu LK, Lo JY, Yuen KY, Chau PY, Ng MH, Ho PL. beta-lactamases in Shigella flexneri isolates from Hong Kong and Shanghai and a novel OXA-1-like beta-lactamase, OXA-30. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2000 Aug;44(8):2034-8. PubMed PMID: 10898672; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC90010.

793: Woo PC, Leung PK, Leung KW, Yuen KY. Identification by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing of an Enterobacteriaceae species from a bone marrow transplant recipient. Mol Pathol. 2000 Aug;53(4):211-5. PubMed PMID: 11040945; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1186972.

794: Tong CY, Bakran A, Williams H, Cheung CY, Peiris JS. Association of human herpesvirus 7 with cytomegalovirus disease in renal transplant recipients. Transplantation. 2000 Jul 15;70(1):213-6. PubMed PMID: 10919606.

795: Woo PC, Tsoi HW, Leung HC, Wong LP, Wong SS, Chan E, Yuen KY. Enhancement by ampicillin of antibody responses induced by a protein antigen and a DNA vaccine carried by live-attenuated Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2000 Jul;7(4):596-9. PubMed PMID: 10882658; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC95920.

796: Ho PL, Tang WM, Yuen KY. Klebsiella pneumoniae necrotizing fasciitis associated with diabetes and liver cirrhosis. Clin Infect Dis. 2000 Jun;30(6):989-90. PubMed PMID: 10880333.

797: Cheng VC, Yuen KY, Chan WM, Wong SS, Ma ES, Chan RM. Immunorestitution disease involving the innate and adaptive response. Clin Infect Dis. 2000 Jun;30(6):882-92. Epub 2000 Jun 20. Review. PubMed PMID: 10880300.

798: Woo PC, Tsoi HW, Leung HC, Yuen KY. Enhancement of humoral and protective immune response induced by live-attenuated Salmonella typhi by ampicillin. APMIS. 2000 May;108(5):343-8. PubMed PMID: 10937771.

799: Woo PC, Ng WF, Leung HC, Tsoi HW, Yuen KY. Clarithromycin attenuates cyclophosphamide-induced mucositis in mice. Pharmacol Res. 2000 May;41(5):527-32. PubMed PMID: 10753551.

800: Chim CS, Liang R, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Cryptococcal infection associated with fludarabine therapy. Am J Med. 2000 Apr 15;108(6):523-4. PubMed PMID: 10866593.

801: Ho PL, Yuen KY. Aspergillosis in bone marrow transplant recipients. Crit Rev Oncol Hematol. 2000 Apr;34(1):55-69. Review. PubMed PMID: 10781748.

802: Wong SS, Ng TK, Yam WC, Tsang DN, Woo PC, Fung SK, Yuen KY. Bacteremia due to Staphylococcus aureus with reduced susceptibility to vancomycin. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2000 Apr;36(4):261-8. PubMed PMID: 10764969.

803: Woo PC, Lum PN, Wong SS, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. Cellulitis complicating lymphoedema. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2000 Apr;19(4):294-7. PubMed PMID: 10834819.

804: Ho PL, Tsang DN, Que TL, Ho M, Yuen KY. Comparison of screening methods for detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases and their prevalence among Escherichia coli and Klebsiella species in Hong Kong. APMIS. 2000 Mar;108(3):237-40. PubMed PMID: 10752694.

805: Chan PK, Chow PC, Peiris JS, Mak AW, Huen KF. Use of oral valaciclovir in a 12-year-old boy with herpes simplex encephalitis. Hong Kong Med J. 2000 Mar;6(1):119-21. PubMed PMID: 10793414.

806: Woo PC, Young K, Tsang KW, Ooi CG, Peiris M, Yuen K. Adult croup: a rare but more severe condition. Respiration. 2000;67(6):684-8. PubMed PMID: 11124654.

807: Ho PL, Chim CS, Yuen KY. Isolated splenic tuberculosis presenting with pyrexia of unknown origin. Scand J Infect Dis. 2000;32(6):700-1. PubMed PMID: 11200387.

808: Peiris M. Human herpesvirus-6 (HHV-6) and HHV-7 infections in bone marrow transplant recipients. Crit Rev Oncol Hematol. 1999 Dec;32(3):187-96. Review. PubMed PMID: 10633848.

809: Wong SS, Woo PC, Ho PL, Cheng VC, Yuen KY. Emergence of Streptococcus pneumoniae with high-level resistance to cefotaxime in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Med J. 1999 Dec;5(4):406-409. PubMed PMID: 10870172.

810: Woo PC, Tsoi HW, Wong LP, Leung HC, Yuen KY. Antibiotics modulate vaccine-induced humoral immune response. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 1999 Nov;6(6):832-7. PubMed PMID: 10548572; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC95784.

811: Wong SS, Siau H, Yuen KY. Penicilliosis marneffei--West meets East. J Med Microbiol. 1999 Nov;48(11):973-5. Review. PubMed PMID: 10535639.

812: Saing H, Fan ST, Chan KL, Lo CM, Wei WI, Tsoi NS, Yuen KY, Ng IL, Chau MT, Tso WK, Chan JK, Wong J. Liver transplantation in infants. J Pediatr Surg. 1999 Nov;34(11):1721-4. PubMed PMID: 10591579.

813: Wong SS, Ho PL, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Bacteremia caused by staphylococci with inducible vancomycin heteroresistance. Clin Infect Dis. 1999 Oct;29(4):760-7. PubMed PMID: 10589883.

814: Peiris M, Yam WC, Chan KH, Ghose P, Shortridge KF. Influenza A H9N2: aspects of laboratory diagnosis. J Clin Microbiol. 1999 Oct;37(10):3426-7. PubMed PMID: 10488228; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC85595.

815: Peiris M, Yuen KY, Leung CW, Chan KH, Ip PL, Lai RW, Orr WK, Shortridge KF. Human infection with influenza H9N2. Lancet. 1999 Sep 11;354(9182):916-7. PubMed PMID: 10489954.

816: Chim CS, Ho PL, Yuen KY, Pieres JS. Herpes simplex encephalitis in multiple myeloma. Aust N Z J Med. 1999 Jun;29(3):381-2. PubMed PMID: 10868508.

817: Wong SS, Woo PC, Luk WK, Yuen KY. Susceptibility testing of Clostridium difficile against metronidazole and vancomycin by disk diffusion and Etest. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 1999 May;34(1):1-6. PubMed PMID: 10342100.

818: Cao L, Chan KM, Chen D, Vanittanakom N, Lee C, Chan CM, Sirisanthana T, Tsang DN, Yuen KY. Detection of cell wall mannoprotein Mp1p in culture supernatants of Penicillium marneffei and in sera of penicilliosis patients. J Clin Microbiol. 1999 Apr;37(4):981-6. PubMed PMID: 10074513; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC88636.

819: Tsang KW, Ho PI, Chan KN, Ip MS, Lam WK, Ho CS, Yuen KY, Ooi GC, Amitani R, Tanaka E. A pilot study of low-dose erythromycin in bronchiectasis. Eur Respir J. 1999 Feb;13(2):361-4. PubMed PMID: 10065682.

820: Lo SK, Woo PC, Yuen KY. Hot spot mutations in morphological transforming region II (ORF 79) of cytomegalovirus strains causing disease from bone marrow transplant recipients. Arch Virol. 1999;144(3):601-12. PubMed PMID: 10226623.

821: Siau H, Yuen KY, Ho PL, Wong SS, Woo PC. Acinetobacter bacteremia in Hong Kong: prospective study and review. Clin Infect Dis. 1999 Jan;28(1):26-30. PubMed PMID: 10028065.

822: Woo PC, Chow LW, Ma ES, Yuen KY. Clarithromycin attenuates the inflammatory response induced by surgical trauma in a guinea pig model. Pharmacol Res. 1999 Jan;39(1):49-54. PubMed PMID: 10051377.

823: Liu HW, Yuen KY, Cheng TS, Lee KB, Chua EK, Ho PL, Lin CK. Reduction of platelet transfusion- associated sepsis by short-term bacterial culture. Vox Sang. 1999;77(1):1-5. PubMed PMID: 10474083.

824: Ho PL, Chan KN, Ip MS, Lam WK, Ho CS, Yuen KY, Tsang KW. The effect of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection on clinical parameters in steady-state bronchiectasis. Chest. 1998 Dec;114(6):1594-8. PubMed PMID: 9872194.

825: Chan KH, Luo RX, Chen HL, Ng MH, Seto WH, Peiris JS. Development and evaluation of an Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) immunoglobulin M enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay based on the 18-kilodalton matrix protein for diagnosis of primary EBV infection. J Clin Microbiol. 1998 Nov;36(11):3359-61. PubMed PMID: 9774594; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC105330.

826: Chim CS, Ho PL, Yuen ST, Yuen KY. Fungal endocarditis in bone marrow transplantation: case report and review of literature. J Infect. 1998 Nov;37(3):287-91. Review. PubMed PMID: 9892534.

827: Chiu SS, Cheung CY, Tse CY, Peiris M. Early diagnosis of primary human herpesvirus 6 infection in childhood: serology, polymerase chain reaction, and virus load. J Infect Dis. 1998 Nov;178(5):1250-6. PubMed PMID: 9780243.

828: Ip MS, Yuen KY, Woo PC, Luk WK, Tsang KW, Lam WK, Liang RH. Risk factors for pulmonary tuberculosis in bone marrow transplant recipients. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 1998 Oct;158(4):1173-7. PubMed PMID: 9769278.

829: Yam WC, Tsang DN, Que TL, Peiris M, Seto WH, Yuen KY. A unique strain of Escherichia coli O157:H7 that produces low verocytotoxin levels not detected by use of a commercial enzyme immunoassay kit. Clin Infect Dis. 1998 Oct;27(4):905-6. PubMed PMID: 9798058.

830: Cao L, Chen DL, Lee C, Chan CM, Chan KM, Vanittanakom N, Tsang DN, Yuen KY. Detection of specific antibodies to an antigenic mannoprotein for diagnosis of Penicillium marneffei penicilliosis. J Clin Microbiol. 1998 Oct;36(10):3028-31. PubMed PMID: 9738061; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC105105.

831: Tsang KW, Ho PL, Lam WK, Ip MS, Chan KN, Ho CS, Ooi CC, Yuen KY. Inhaled fluticasone reduces sputum inflammatory indices in severe bronchiectasis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 1998 Sep;158(3):723-7. PubMed PMID: 9730996.

832: Yam WC, Yuen KY, Seto WH. Direct detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in respiratory specimens using an automated DNA amplification assay and a single tube nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR). Clin Chem Lab Med. 1998 Aug;36(8):597-9. PubMed PMID: 9806468.

833: Woo PC, Lie AK, Yuen KY, Wong SS, Lee CK, Liang RH. Clonorchiasis in bone marrow transplant recipients. Clin Infect Dis. 1998 Aug;27(2):382-4. PubMed PMID: 9709891.

834: Lau CS, Yuen KY, Chan KH, Wong RW. Lack of evidence of active lytic replication of Epstein-Barr and cytomegaloviruses in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus. Chin Med J (Engl). 1998 Jul;111(7):660-5. PubMed PMID: 11245059.

835: Chan KL, Fan ST, Saing H, Wei WI, Lo CM, Tsoi NS, Ng IO, Chau MT, Tsoi WK, Chan J, Yuen KY, Tam PK, Wong J. Paediatric liver transplantation: Queen Mary Hospital experience. Chin Med J (Engl). 1998 Jul;111(7):610-4. PubMed PMID: 11245047.

836: Ho PL, Chow KH, Yuen KY, Ng WS, Chau PY. Comparison of a novel, inhibitor-potentiated disc-diffusion test with other methods for the detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae. J Antimicrob Chemother. 1998 Jul;42(1):49-54. PubMed PMID: 9700527.

837: Yuen KY, Woo PC, Hui CH, Luk WK, Chen FE, Lie AK, Liang R. Unique risk factors for bacteraemia in allogeneic bone marrow transplant recipients before and after engraftment. Bone Marrow Transplant. 1998 Jun;21(11):1137-43. PubMed PMID: 9645577.

838: Ho PL, Luk WK, Wong SY, Seto WH, Lo YC, Yuen KY. Pseudobacteremia with amoxycillin-clavulanic acid-resistant Escherichia coli traced to cross-contamination during blood culture processing. Chin Med J (Engl). 1998 Jun;111(6):570-6. PubMed PMID: 11245082.

839: Siau H, Yuen KY, Ho PL, Luk WK, Wong SS, Woo PC, Lee RA, Hui WT. Identification of acinetobacters on blood agar in presence of D-glucose by unique browning effect. J Clin Microbiol. 1998 May;36(5):1404-7. PubMed PMID: 9574714; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC104837.

840: Luk WK, Liu CL, Yuen KY, Wong SS, Woo PC, Fan ST. Biliary tract infection due to bile-soluble bacteria: an intriguing paradox. Clin Infect Dis. 1998 Apr;26(4):1010-2. Review. PubMed PMID: 9564504.

841: Mok CC, Lau CS, Yuen KY. Cryptococcal meningitis presenting concurrently with systemic lupus erythematosus. Clin Exp Rheumatol. 1998 Mar-Apr;16(2):169-71. PubMed PMID: 9536394.

842: Luk WK, Wong SS, Yuen KY, Ho PL, Woo PC, Lee R, Peiris JS, Chau PY. Inpatient emergencies encountered by an infectious disease consultative service. Clin Infect Dis. 1998 Mar;26(3):695-701. PubMed PMID: 9524847.

843: Cao L, Chan CM, Lee C, Wong SS, Yuen KY. MP1 encodes an abundant and highly antigenic cell wall mannoprotein in the pathogenic fungus Penicillium marneffei. Infect Immun. 1998 Mar;66(3):966-73. PubMed PMID: 9488383; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC108003.

844: Yuen KY, Chan PK, Peiris M, Tsang DN, Que TL, Shortridge KF, Cheung PT, To WK, Ho ET, Sung R, Cheng AF. Clinical features and rapid viral diagnosis of human disease associated with avian influenza A H5N1 virus. Lancet. 1998 Feb 14;351(9101):467-71. PubMed PMID: 9482437.

845: Chim CS, Fong CY, Ma SK, Wong SS, Yuen KY. Reactive hemophagocytic syndrome associated with Penicillium marneffei infection. Am J Med. 1998 Feb;104(2):196-7. PubMed PMID: 9528739.

846: Yuen KY, Woo PC, Liang RH, Chiu EK, Chen FF, Wong SS, Lau YL, Ha SY, Peiris JS, Siau H, Chan TK. Clinical significance of alimentary tract microbes in bone marrow transplant recipients. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 1998 Feb;30(2):75-81. PubMed PMID: 9554172.

847: Lau YL, Chan GC, Ha SY, Hui YF, Yuen KY. The role of phagocytic respiratory burst in host defense against Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Clin Infect Dis. 1998 Jan;26(1):226-7. PubMed PMID: 9455564.

848: Tsang KW, Lam PS, Yuen KY, Ooi CC, Lam W, Ip M. Rhodococcus equi lung abscess complicating Evan's syndrome treated with corticosteroid. Respiration. 1998;65(4):327-30. PubMed PMID: 9730805.

849: Ho PL, Tang WM, Lo KS, Yuen KY. Necrotizing fasciitis due to Vibrio alginolyticus following an injury inflicted by a stingray. Scand J Infect Dis. 1998;30(2):192-3. Review. PubMed PMID: 9730311.

850: Chim CS, Ho PL, Yuen KY. Simultaneous Aspergillus fischeri and Herpes simplex pneumonia in a patient with multiple myeloma. Scand J Infect Dis. 1998;30(2):190-1. PubMed PMID: 9730310.

851: Chen FE, Liang RH, Lo JY, Yuen KY, Chan TK, Peiris M. Treatment of adenovirus-associated haemorrhagic cystitis with ganciclovir. Bone Marrow Transplant. 1997 Dec;20(11):997-9. PubMed PMID: 9422482.

852: Chan PK, Peiris JS, Yuen KY, Liang RH, Lau YL, Chen FE, Lo SK, Cheung CY, Chan TK, Ng MH. Human herpesvirus-6 and human herpesvirus-7 infections in bone marrow transplant recipients. J Med Virol. 1997 Nov;53(3):295-305. PubMed PMID: 9365899.

853: Woo PC, Lo CY, Lo SK, Siau H, Peiris JS, Wong SS, Luk WK, Chan TM, Lim WW, Yuen KY. Distinct genotypic distributions of cytomegalovirus (CMV) envelope glycoprotein in bone marrow and renal transplant recipients with CMV disease. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 1997 Sep;4(5):515-8. PubMed PMID: 9302197; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC170584.

854: Lo CY, Ho KN, Yuen KY, Lui SL, Li FK, Chan TM, Lo WK, Cheng IK. Diagnosing cytomegalovirus disease in CMV seropositive renal allograft recipients: a comparison between the detection of CMV DNAemia by polymerase chain reaction and antigenemia by CMV pp65 assay. Clin Transplant. 1997 Aug;11(4):286-93. PubMed PMID: 9267717.

855: Ho PL, Luk WK, Chan AC, Yuen KY. Two cases of fatal strongyloidiasis in Hong Kong. Pathology. 1997 Aug;29(3):324-6. PubMed PMID: 9271028.

856: Siau H, Yuen KY, Peiris JS, Wong SS, Ho PL, Cao L, Yam WC, Shortridge KF, Chau PY, Im SW, Ng MH. Emerging pathogens: the Hong Kong experience. Chin Med J (Engl). 1997 Jul;110(7):560-6. Review. PubMed PMID: 9594216.

857: Yuen KY, Woo PC, Ip MS, Liang RH, Chiu EK, Siau H, Ho PL, Chen FF, Chan TK. Stage-specific manifestation of mold infections in bone marrow transplant recipients: risk factors and clinical significance of positive concentrated smears. Clin Infect Dis. 1997 Jul;25(1):37-42. PubMed PMID: 9243031.

858: Fan ST, Lo CM, Lo RJ, Fung KY, Wei W, Chen YB, Lai CL, Ng IO, Yuen KY, Chan J, Wong J. Management of fulminant hepatic failure at Queen Mary Hospital. Chin Med J (Engl). 1997 Jun;110(6):482-4. PubMed PMID: 9594252.

859: Wong SY, Woo CY, Luk WK, Yuen KY. Nucleic acid technology and infectious diseases. Hong Kong Med J. 1997 Jun;3(2):179-185. PubMed PMID: 11850569.

860: Yuen KY, Yam WC, Wong LP, Seto WH. Comparison of two automated DNA amplification systems with a manual one-tube nested PCR assay for diagnosis of pulmonary tuberculosis. J Clin Microbiol. 1997 Jun;35(6):1385-9. PubMed PMID: 9163449; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC229754.

861: Kwan EY, Lau YL, Yuen KY, Jones BM, Low LC. Penicillium marneffei infection in a non-HIV infected child. J Paediatr Child Health. 1997 Jun;33(3):267-71. Review. PubMed PMID: 9259309.

862: Chim CS, Luk WK, Yuen KY. Trichostrongylus infestation masquerading as conditioning toxicity of the gut in bone marrow transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant. 1997 May;19(9):955-6. PubMed PMID: 9156274.

863: Yuen KY, Lo CM, Fan ST. Infectious complications of liver transplantation. Hong Kong Med J. 1997 Mar;3(1):83-88. PubMed PMID: 11847360.

864: Woo PC, Lo SK, Yuen KY, Peiris JS, Siau H, Chiu EK, Liang RH, Chan TK. Detection of CMV DNA in bone marrow transplant recipients: plasma versus leucocyte polymerase chain reaction. J Clin Pathol. 1997 Mar;50(3):231-5. PubMed PMID: 9155674; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC499818.

865: Siu LK, Ho PL, Yuen KY, Wong SS, Chau PY. Transferable hyperproduction of TEM-1 beta-lactamase in Shigella flexneri due to a point mutation in the pribnow box. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1997 Feb;41(2):468-70. PubMed PMID: 9021210; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC163732.

866: Mok CC, Yuen KY, Lau CS. Nocardiosis in systemic lupus erythematosus. Semin Arthritis Rheum. 1997 Feb;26(4):675-83. Review. PubMed PMID: 9062948.

867: Yuen KY, Chan KS, Chan CM, Ho PL, Ng MH. Monitoring the therapy of pulmonary tuberculosis by nested polymerase chain reaction assay. J Infect. 1997 Jan;34(1):29-33. PubMed PMID: 9120321.

868: Saing H, Fan ST, Chan KL, Wei WI, Lo CM, Mya GH, Tsoi NS, Yuen KY, Ng IO, Lo JW, Chau MT, Tsoi WK, Chan J, Wong J. Liver transplantation in children: the experience of Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong. J Pediatr Surg. 1997 Jan;32(1):80-3. PubMed PMID: 9021576.

869: Siau H, Yuen KY, Wong SS, Ho PL, Luk WK. The epidemiology of acinetobacter infections in Hong Kong. J Med Microbiol. 1996 May;44(5):340-7. PubMed PMID: 8636948.

870: Lee AC, Yuen KY, Ha SY, Chiu DC, Lau YL. Plesiomonas shigelloides septicemia: case report and literature review. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 1996 May-Jun;13(3):265-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 8735343.

871: Chan CM, Yuen KY, Chan KS, Yam WC, Yim KH, Ng WF, Ng MH. Single-tube nested PCR in the diagnosis of tuberculosis. J Clin Pathol. 1996 Apr;49(4):290-4. PubMed PMID: 8655703; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC500452.

872: Yuen KY, Lo SK, Chiu EK, Wong SS, Lau YL, Liang R, Chan TK, Ng MH. Monitoring of leukocyte cytomegalovirus DNA in bone marrow transplant recipients by nested PCR. J Clin Microbiol. 1995 Oct;33(10):2530-4. PubMed PMID: 8567878; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC228523.

873: Yuen KY, Chan CM, Chan KS, Yam WC, Ho PL, Chau PY. IS6110 based amplityping assay and RFLP fingerprinting of clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. J Clin Pathol. 1995 Oct;48(10):924-8. PubMed PMID: 8537491; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC502948.

874: Lo CY, Chan DT, Yuen KY, Li FK, Cheng KP. Penicillium marneffei infection in a patient with SLE. Lupus. 1995 Jun;4(3):229-31. PubMed PMID: 7655496.

875: Lee AC, Ha SY, Yuen KY, Lau YL. Listeria septicemia complicating bone marrow transplantation for Diamond-Blackfan syndrome. Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 1995 May-Jun;12(3):295-9. PubMed PMID: 7640184.

876: Kapur V, Li LL, Hamrick MR, Plikaytis BB, Shinnick TM, Telenti A, Jacobs WR Jr, Banerjee A, Cole S, Yuen KY, et al. Rapid Mycobacterium species assignment and unambiguous identification of mutations associated with antimicrobial resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis by automated DNA sequencing. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 1995 Feb;119(2):131-8. PubMed PMID: 7848059.

877: Lau YL, Yuen KY, Lee CW, Chan CF. Invasive Acremonium falciforme infection in a patient with severe combined immunodeficiency. Clin Infect Dis. 1995 Jan;20(1):197-8. PubMed PMID: 7727657.

878: Wong SS, Yuen KY. Acute pyelonephritis caused by Mycoplasma hominis. Pathology. 1995 Jan;27(1):61-3. Review. PubMed PMID: 7603755.

879: Ip MS, Yuen KY, Chiu EK, Chan JC, Lam WK, Chan TK. Pulmonary infections in bone marrow transplantation: the Hong Kong experience. Respiration. 1995;62(2):80-3. PubMed PMID: 7784714.

880: Wong SS, Yuen KY, Yam WC, Lee TY, Chau PY. Changing epidemiology of human salmonellosis in Hong Kong, 1982-93. Epidemiol Infect. 1994 Dec;113(3):425-34. PubMed PMID: 7995352; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC2271318.

881: Lee AC, Yuen KY, Lau YL. Catheter-associated nocardiosis. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1994 Nov;13(11):1023-4. PubMed PMID: 7845732.

882: Chiu EK, Yuen KY, Lie AK, Liang R, Lau YL, Lee AC, Kwong YL, Wong S, Ng MH, Chan TK. A prospective study of symptomatic bacteremia following platelet transfusion and of its management. Transfusion. 1994 Nov-Dec;34(11):950-4. PubMed PMID: 7974703.

883: Samaranayake YH, Wu PC, Samaranayake LP, So M, Yuen KY. Adhesion and colonisation of Candida krusei on host surfaces. J Med Microbiol. 1994 Oct;41(4):250-8. PubMed PMID: 7932617.

884: Yuen KY, Yam WC, Wong SS, Kam KM, Leung TH. Vibrio cholerae O139 synonym Bengal in Hong Kong. Clin Infect Dis. 1994 Sep;19(3):553-4. PubMed PMID: 7811886.

885: Chan PK, Ip KW, Shiu SY, Chiu EK, Wong MP, Yuen KY. Association between polyomaviruria and microscopic haematuria in bone marrow transplant recipients. J Infect. 1994 Sep;29(2):139-46. PubMed PMID: 7806877.

886: Yuen KY, Wong SS, Tsang DN, Chau PY. Serodiagnosis of Penicillium marneffei infection. Lancet. 1994 Aug 13;344(8920):444-5. PubMed PMID: 7914566.

887: Yam WC, Yuen KY, Wong SS, Que TL. Vibrio cholerae O139 susceptible to vibriostatic agent 0/129 and co-trimoxazole. Lancet. 1994 Aug 6;344(8919):404-5. PubMed PMID: 7914323.

888: Kumana CR, Yuen KY. Parenteral aminoglycoside therapy. Selection, administration and monitoring. Drugs. 1994 Jun;47(6):902-13. Review. PubMed PMID: 7521830.

889: Shiu SY, Chan KM, Lo SK, Ip KW, Yuen KY, Health RB. Sequence variation of the amino-terminal antigenic domains of glycoprotein B of human cytomegalovirus strains isolated from Chinese patients. Arch Virol. 1994;137(1-2):133-8. PubMed PMID: 7979986.

890: Yuen KY, Chan KS, Chan CM, Ho BS, Dai LK, Chau PY, Ng MH. Use of PCR in routine diagnosis of treated and untreated pulmonary tuberculosis. J Clin Pathol. 1993 Apr;46(4):318-22. PubMed PMID: 8496388; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC501211.

891: Nicholls JM, Yuen KY, Saing H. Malassezia furfur infection in a neonate. Br J Hosp Med. 1993 Mar 17-Apr 6;49(6):425-7. PubMed PMID: 8472103.

892: Nicholls JM, Yuen KY, Tam AY. Systemic fungal infections in neonates. Br J Hosp Med. 1993 Mar 17-Apr 6;49(6):420-4. Review. PubMed PMID: 8472102.

893: Yuen KY, Ma L, Wong SS, Ng WF. Fatal necrotizing fasciitis due to Vibrio damsela. Scand J Infect Dis. 1993;25(5):659-61. Review. PubMed PMID: 8284652.

894: Yuen KY, Seto WH, Ching TY, Cheung WC, Kwok Y, Chu YB. An outbreak of Candida tropicalis peritonitis in patients on intermittent peritoneal dialysis. J Hosp Infect. 1992 Sep;22(1):65-72. PubMed PMID: 1358948.

895: Yuen KY, Seto WH, Chau PY. An evaluation of inpatient consultations conducted by clinical microbiologists in a teaching hospital. J Infect. 1992 Jul;25(1):29-37. PubMed PMID: 1522322.

896: Brawner DL, Anderson GL, Yuen KY. Serotype prevalence of Candida albicans from blood culture isolates. J Clin Microbiol. 1992 Jan;30(1):149-53. PubMed PMID: 1734047; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC265011.

897: Wong SN, Lau YL, Lo RN, Yuen KY. Clostridium clostridiiforme infection in a postoperative cardiac patient. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1992 Jan;11(1):52-4. PubMed PMID: 1549412.

898: Cheung WC, Yuen KY, Chang CM, Cheng KP. Herpes zoster associated encephalitis in dialysis patients. J Infect. 1991 Sep;23(2):169-74. PubMed PMID: 1753116.

899: Seto WH, Ching TY, Yuen KY, Chu YB, Seto WL. The enhancement of infection control in-service education by ward opinion leaders. Am J Infect Control. 1991 Apr;19(2):86-91. PubMed PMID: 2053717.

900: Natkunam R, Au YK, Yuen KY, Ong BH. Peripartum haemoperitoneum. Aust N Z J Surg. 1991 Apr;61(4):323-4. PubMed PMID: 2018447.

901: Seto WH, Yuen KY. The successful treatment of Branhamella catarrhalis bronchopulmonary infections in adults with amoxycillin. J Antimicrob Chemother. 1991 Jan;27(1):146-7. PubMed PMID: 1904850.

902: Yeung CK, Fu KH, Yuen KY, Ng WF, Tsang TM, Branicki FJ, Saing H. Helicobacter pylori and associated duodenal ulcer. Arch Dis Child. 1990 Nov;65(11):1212-6. PubMed PMID: 2248531; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC1792624.

903: Seto WH, Ching TY, Yuen KY, Lam WK. Evaluating the sterility of disposable wall oxygen humidifiers, during and between use on patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 1990 Nov;11(11):604-5. PubMed PMID: 2258601.

904: Yuen KY, Seto WH, Choi CH, Ng W, Ho SW, Chau PY. Streptococcus zooepidemicus (Lancefield group C) septicaemia in Hong Kong. J Infect. 1990 Nov;21(3):241-50. Review. PubMed PMID: 2273271.

905: Wong SN, Tam AY, Yuen KY. Campylobacter infection in the neonate: case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1990 Sep;9(9):665-9. Review. PubMed PMID: 2235192.

906: Yuen KY, Seto WH, Tsui KH, Hui WT. Septicemia caused by cysteine-dependent Escherichia coli. J Clin Microbiol. 1990 May;28(5):1047-8. Erratum in: J Clin Microbiol 1990 Jul;28(7):1681. PubMed PMID: 2191004; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC267861.

907: Yip AW, Yuen KY, Seto WH, Choi TK. A new semiquantitative culture method for early detection of surgical incisional wound infection. J Infect Dis. 1990 May;161(5):972-6. PubMed PMID: 2324548.

908: Yuen KY, Seto WH, Hui WT, Chau PY. Multi-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Hong Kong. J Antimicrob Chemother. 1990 Apr;25(4):721-3. PubMed PMID: 2351638.

909: Yeung CK, Yuen KY, Fu KH, Tsang TM, Seto WH, Saing H. Rapid endoscopy room diagnosis of Campylobacter pylori-associated gastritis in children. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 1990 Apr;10(3):357-60. PubMed PMID: 2324897.

910: Yuen KY, Seto WH, Li KS, Leung R. Trichosporon beigelii peritonitis in continuous ambulatory peritoneal dialysis. J Infect. 1990 Mar;20(2):178-80. PubMed PMID: 2319156.

911: Yuen KY, Seto WH, Ong SG. The significance of Branhamella catarrhalis in bronchopulmonary infection--a case-control study. J Infect. 1989 Nov;19(3):251-6. PubMed PMID: 2513358.

912: Yuen KY, Yung WH, Seto WH. A case report of Anaerobiospirillum causing septicemia. J Infect Dis. 1989 Jan;159(1):153-4. PubMed PMID: 2909638.