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Canals, Mauricio; Canals, Andrea; Ayala, Salvador; Valdebenito, Jorge; Alvarado, Sergio; Cáceres, Dante Changes in Age and Geographic Distribution of the Risk of Chagas Disease in Chile from 1989 to 2017 The interruption of vector-borne transmission of Chagas disease was certified in Chile in 1999. Our goal was to determine the effects of the interruption of vector transmission on the age and spatial ... 2020 Ver Más
Agudelo, Clara Inés; Castañeda-Orjuela, Carlos; Brandileone, Maria Cristina de Cunto; Echániz-Aviles, Gabriela; Almeida, Samanta Cristine Grassi; Carnalla-Barajas, María Noemí; Regueira, Mabel; Fossati, Sofia; Alarcón, Pedro; Araya, Pamela; Duarte, Carolina; Sánchez, Jacqueline; Novas, Mirna; Toraño-Peraza, Gilda; Rodríguez-Ortega, Misladys; Chamorro-Cortesi, Gustavo; Kawabata, Anibal; García-Gabarrot, Gabriela; Camou, Teresa; Spadola, Enza; Payares, Daisy; Andrade, Ana Lucía; Di Fabio, José Luis; Castañeda, Elizabeth; SIREVA Working Group The direct effect of pneumococcal conjugate vaccines on invasive pneumococcal disease in children in the Latin American and Caribbean region (SIREVA 2006-17): a multicentre, retrospective observational study BACKGROUND: Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated from patients with invasive pneumococcal disease has been subjected to laboratory-based surveillance in Latin American and Caribbean countries since 1993.... 2020 Ver Más
Ortiz, Manuel S.; Cabieses, Baltica; Oyarte, Marcela; Repetto, Paula Disentangling socioeconomic inequalities of type 2 diabetes mellitus in Chile: A population-based analysis INTRODUCTION: Chile experiences a growing prevalence of DM2 in its adult population over time. The country has prioritised the diagnosis and treatment of DM2 through a universal health care package, l... 2020 15 Ver Más
Escobar, Daniel F.; Lucchi, Naomi W.; Abdallah, Rispah; Valenzuela, María Teresa; Udhayakumar, Venkatachalam; Jercic, María Isabel; Chenet, Stella M. Molecular and epidemiological characterization of imported malaria cases in Chile BACKGROUND: Chile is one of the South American countries certified as malaria-free since 1945. However, the recent increase of imported malaria cases and the presence of the vector Anopheles pseudopun... 2020 19 Ver Más
Galarce, Nicolás; Sánchez, Fernando; Fuenzalida, Verónica; Ramos, Romina; Escobar, Beatriz; Lapierre, Lisette; Paredes-Osses, Esteban; Arriagada, Gabriel; Alegría-Morán, Raúl; Lincopán, Nilton; Fuentes-Castillo, Danny; Vera-Leiva, Alejandra; González-Rocha, Gerardo; Bello-Toledo, Helia; Borie, Consuelo Phenotypic and Genotypic Antimicrobial Resistance in Non-O157 Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli Isolated From Cattle and Swine in Chile Non-O157 Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) is a zoonotic pathogen that causes bloody diarrhea and hemolytic-uremic syndrome in humans, and a major cause of foodborne disease. Despite antib... 2020 7 Ver Más
Jackson, Sandra; Peret, Teresa C. T.; Ziegler, Thedi T.; Thornburg, Natalie J.; Besselaar, Terry; Broor, Shobha; Barr, Ian; Baumeister, Elsa; Chadha, Mandeep; Chittaganpitch, Malinee; Darmaa, Badarch; Ellis, Joanna; Fasce, Rodrigo; Herring, Belinda; Herve, Kadjo; Hirve, Siddhivinayak; Li, Yan; Pisareva, Maria; Moen, Ann; Naguib, Amel; Palekar, Rakhee; Potdar, Varsha; Siqueira, Marilda; Treurnicht, Florette; Tivane, Almiro; Venter, Marietjie; Wairagkar, Niteen; Zambon, Maria; Zhang, Wenqing Results from the WHO external quality assessment for the respiratory syncytial virus pilot, 2016-17 BACKGROUND: External quality assessments (EQAs) for the molecular detection of respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) are necessary to ensure the provision of reliable and accurate results. One of the obje... 2020 14 Ver Más
Denegri C, Marisol; Oyarce F, Alan; Larraguibel C, Paula; Ramírez V, Iris; Rivas B, Elizabeth; Arellano P, Gisella; Báez M, Andrea; Maulén L, Nancy P. Screening and congenital transmission of Chagas Disease in the user population of the Dr. Félix Bulnes Cerda Hospital and Primary Health Care Services of the Metropolitan Health Service West of Santiago, Chile BACKGROUND: In 2016, the Hospital Dr. Félix Bulnes Cerda (HDFBC) implemented the mandatory screening of anti Trypanosoma cruzi antibodies in pregnant women, thus complying with national regulations t... 2020 37 Ver Más
Álvarez Duarte, Eduardo; Salas, Valentina In vitro activity of isavuconazole against clinically isolated yeasts from Chile Isavuconazole is the last antifungal agent approved by the FDA and available for treatment of fungal infections. In the present study, the in vitro activity of isavuconazole against several yeasts was... 2020 51 Ver Más
Tapia, Teresa; Stenos, John; Flores, Roberto; Duery, Oscar; Iglesias, Rodrigo; Olivares, Maria Fernanda; Gallegos, Doris; Rosas, Cristian; Wood, Heidi; Acevedo, Johanna; Araya, Pamela; Graves, Stephen R.; Hormazabal, Juan Carlos Evidence of Q Fever and Rickettsial Disease in Chile Q fever and rickettsial diseases occur throughout the world and appear to be emergent zoonoses in Chile. The diagnosis of these diseases is currently uncommon in Chile, as their clinical presentations... 2020 5 Ver Más
Escobar, Daniel F.; Diaz-Dinamarca, Diego A.; Hernández, Carlos F.; Soto, Daniel A.; Manzo, Ricardo A.; Alarcón, Pedro I.; Pinto, Camila H.; Bastias, Diego N.; Oberg-Bravo, Carolayn N.; Rojas, Robert; Illanes, Sebastián E.; Kalergis, Alexis M.; Vasquez, Abel E. Development and analytical validation of real-time PCR for the detection of Streptococcus agalactiae in pregnant women BACKGROUND: Group B Streptococcus (GBS) is the leading cause of invasive neonatal infection. In this study, we aimed to evaluate the analytical validation of qualitative real-time polymerase chain rea... 2020 20 Ver Más
Gregório, Maria João; Rodrigues, Ana M.; Salvador, Clara; Dias, Sara S.; de Sousa, Rute D.; Mendes, Jorge M.; Coelho, Pedro S.; Branco, Jaime C.; Lopes, Carla; Martínez-González, Miguel A.; Graça, Pedro; Canhão, Helena Validation of the Telephone-Administered Version of the Mediterranean Diet Adherence Screener (MEDAS) Questionnaire A 14-Item Mediterranean Diet Adherence Screener (MEDAS) questionnaire was developed and validated in face-to-face interviews, but not via telephone. The aims of this study were to evaluate the validit... 2020 12 Ver Más
Mungwira, Randy G.; Guillard, Christine; Saldaña, Adiela; Okabe, Nobuhiko; Petousis-Harris, Helen; Agbenu, Edinam; Rodewald, Lance; Zuber, Patrick L. F. Global landscape analysis of no-fault compensation programmes for vaccine injuries: A review and survey of implementing countries To update the landscape analysis of vaccine injuries no-fault compensation programmes, we conducted a scoping review and a survey of World Health Organization Member States. We describe the characteri... 2020 15 Ver Más
Vicencio, Emiliano; Cordero, Esteban M.; Cortés, Bastián I.; Palominos, Sebastián; Parra, Pedro; Mella, Tania; Henrríquez, Constanza; Salazar, Nelda; Monasterio, Gustavo; Cafferata, Emilio A.; Murgas, Paola; Vernal, Rolando; Cortez, Cristian Aggregatibacter Actinomycetemcomitans Induces Autophagy in Human Junctional Epithelium Keratinocytes The adverse environmental conditions found in the periodontium during periodontitis pathogenesis stimulate local autophagy responses, mainly due to a continuous inflammatory response against the dysbi... 2020 9 Ver Más
Barría, Carla; Singer, Randall S.; Bueno, Irene; Estrada, Erika; Rivera, Dácil; Ulloa, Soledad; Fernández, Jorge; Mardones, Fernando O.; Moreno-Switt, Andrea I. Tracing Listeria monocytogenes contamination in artisanal cheese to the processing environments in cheese producers in southern Chile Artisanal cheese from southern Chile is made primarily by rural families who raise dairy cows and produce cheese as a way to add value to their milk. The most common cheese produced is chanco, a semi-... 2020 90 Ver Más
Diaz-Dinamarca, Diego A.; Hernandez, Carlos; Escobar, Daniel F.; Soto, Daniel A.; Muñoz, Guillermo A.; Badilla, Jesús F.; Manzo, Ricardo A.; Carrión, Flavio; Kalergis, Alexis M.; Vasquez, Abel E. Mucosal Vaccination with Lactococcus lactis-Secreting Surface Immunological Protein Induces Humoral and Cellular Immune Protection against Group B Streptococcus in a Murine Model Group B Streptococcus (GBS) is the primary etiological agent of sepsis and meningitis in newborns and is associated with premature birth and stillbirth. The development of a licensed vaccine is one of... 2020 8 Ver Más
Moreno, Jaime; Duarte, Carolina; Cassiolato, Ana Paula; Chacón, Grettel Chanto; Alarcon, Pedro; Sánchez, Jacqueline; Martín, Yolanda Narváez San; Valenzuela, Claudia; Castillo, Wendy; Gabarrot, Gabriela García; SIREVA II Group Molecular characterization of Latin American invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 19A isolates Streptococcus pneumoniae is a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide, especially among children and the elderly. S. pneumoniae serotype 19A has emerged as a major cause of invasive disease i... 2020 38 Ver Más
Leite, Juliana Almeida; Resende, Paola; Araya, Jenny Lara; Barrera, Gisela Badillo; Baumeister, Elsa; Caicedo, Alfredo Bruno; Coppola, Leticia; de Mello, Wyller Alencar; de Mora, Domenica; Cordeiro Dos Santos, Mirleide; Fasce, Rodrigo; Fernández, Jorge; Goñi, Natalia; Martínez, Irma López; Mayhua, Jannet Otárola; Motta, Fernando; Nuñez, Maribel Carmen Huaringa; Ojeda, Jenny; Ortega, María José; Ospitia, Erika; Paiva, Terezinha Maria de; Pontoriero, Andrea; Porras, Hebleen Brenes; Quinonez, Jose Alberto Diaz; Ramas, Viviana; Ramírez, Juliana Barbosa; Santos, Katia Correa de Oliveira; Siqueira, Marilda Mendonça; Vàzquez, Cynthia; Palekar, Rakhee Genetic evolution of influenza viruses among selected countries in Latin America, 2017-2018 OBJECTIVE: Since the 2009 influenza pandemic, Latin American (LA) countries have strengthened their influenza surveillance systems. We analyzed influenza genetic sequence data from the 2017 through 20... 2020 15 Ver Más
Faruqui, Nilofar; Kummrow, Andreas; Fu, Boqiang; Divieto, Carla; Rojas, Fabiola; Kisulu, Florence; Cavalcante, Janaina J. V.; Wang, Jing; Campbell, Jonathan; Martins, Juliana L.; Choi, Jun-Hyuk; Sassi, Maria Paola; Zucco, Massimo; Vonsky, Maxim; Vessillier, Sandrine; Zou, Shan; Fujii, Shin-Ichiro; Ryadnov, Maxim G. Cellular Metrology: Scoping for a Value Proposition in Extra- and Intracellular Measurements The symptomatic irreproducibility of data in biomedicine and biotechnology prompts the need for higher order measurements of cells in their native and near-native environments. Such measurements may s... 2019 7 Ver Más
Faruqui, Nilofar; Kummrow, Andreas; Fu, Boqiang; Divieto, Carla; Rojas, Fabiola; Kisulu, Florence; Cavalcante, Janaina J. V.; Wang, Jing; Campbell, Jonathan; Martins, Juliana L.; Choi, Jun-Hyuk; Sassi, Maria Paola; Zucco, Massimo; Vonsky, Maxim; Vessillier, Sandrine; Zou, Shan; Fujii, Shin-Ichiro; Ryadnov, Maxim G. Cellular Metrology: Scoping for a Value Proposition in Extra- and Intracellular Measurements The symptomatic irreproducibility of data in biomedicine and biotechnology prompts the need for higher order measurements of cells in their native and near-native environments. Such measurements may s... 2019 7 Ver Más
Jercic, María Isabel; Santillan, Graciela; Elola, Susana; Quispe Paredes, William; Conza Blanco, Lidia B.; Morel, Noelia; Villegas, Rodrigo; Molina Flores, Baldomero; Gavidia, Cesar M.; Cabrera, Marta; Dos Santos, Alexandre Guerra; Sanchez-Vazquez, Manuel J.; Maxwell, Melody J.; Vigilato, Marco A.; Larrieu, Edmundo; Del Rio Vilas, Víctor J. First inter-laboratory comparison of Echinococcus granulosus sensu lato diagnosis in Latin America Objective: To compare the performance of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay (ELISA) tests for diagnosing Echinococcus granulosus in dog feces among national referenc... 2019 43 Ver Más