References for Nov 15 to 30, 2009 Puscast

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A novel protective prion protein variant that colocalizes with kuru exposure. Mead S, Whitfield J, Poulter M, Shah P, Uphill J, Campbell T, Al-Dujaily H, Hummerich H, Beck J, Mein CA, Verzilli C, Whittaker J, Alpers MP, Collinge J. N Engl J Med. 2009 Nov 19;361(21):2056-65.PMID: 19923577

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Serial knife stabbings with HIV exposure - Implications for post-exposure prophylaxis. Jorgensen P, Marcus U, Albrecht H, Suttorp N, Schürmann D. J Infect. 2009 Oct 17. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 19840818

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Medical News: UN Agencies Say HIV Spread Has Peaked - http://www.medpagetoday.com/InfectiousDisease/HIVAIDS/17166


Postnatal HIV-1 transmission after cessation of infant extended antiretroviral prophylaxis and effect of maternal highly active antiretroviral therapy. Taha TE, Kumwenda J, Cole SR, Hoover DR, Kafulafula G, Fowler MG, Thigpen MC, Li Q, Kumwenda NI, Mofenson L. J Infect Dis. 2009 Nov 15;200(10):1490-7.PMID: 19832114

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Transmission of drug-resistant HIV-1 is stabilizing in Europe. Vercauteren J, Wensing AM, van de Vijver DA, Albert J, Balotta C, Hamouda O, Kücherer C, Struck D, Schmit JC, Asjö B, Bruckova M, Camacho RJ, Clotet B, Coughlan S, Grossman Z, Horban A, Korn K, Kostrikis L, Nielsen C, Paraskevis D, Poljak M, Puchhammer-Stöckl E, Riva C, Ruiz L, Salminen M, Schuurman R, Sonnerborg A, Stanekova D, Stanojevic M, Vandamme AM, Boucher CA. J Infect Dis. 2009 Nov 15;200(10):1503-8.PMID: 19835478

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Abacavir-lamivudine versus tenofovir-emtricitabine for initial HIV-1 therapy. Sax PE, Tierney C, Collier AC, Fischl MA, Mollan K, Peeples L, Godfrey C, Jahed NC, Myers L, Katzenstein D, Farajallah A, Rooney JF, Ha B, Woodward WC, Koletar SL, Johnson VA, Geiseler PJ, Daar ES; AIDS Clinical Trials Group Study A5202 Team. N Engl J Med. 2009 Dec 3;361(23):2230-40. Epub 2009 Dec 1.PMID: 19952143

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Simplification of antiretroviral therapy with tenofovir-emtricitabine or abacavir-Lamivudine: a randomized, 96-week trial. Martin A, Bloch M, Amin J, Baker D, Cooper DA, Emery S, Carr A. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Nov 15;49(10):1591-601.PMID: 19842973

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Long-lasting measles outbreak affecting several unrelated networks of unvaccinated persons. Dallaire F, De Serres G, Tremblay FW, Markowski F, Tipples G. J Infect Dis. 2009 Nov 15;200(10):1602-5.PMID: 19827945

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Mumps Outbreak --- New York, New Jersey, Quebec, 2009 http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5845a5.htm


Factors determining serologic response to treatment in patients with syphilis. González-López JJ, Guerrero ML, Luján R, Tostado SF, de Górgolas M, Requena L. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Nov 15;49(10):1505-11.PMID: 19842977

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Expand the pharyngitis paradigm for adolescents and young adults. Centor RM. Ann Intern Med. 2009 Dec 1;151(11):812-5.PMID: 19949147

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Fusobacterium necrophorum: most prevalent pathogen in peritonsillar abscess in Denmark. Ehlers Klug T, Rusan M, Fuursted K, Ovesen T. Clin Infect Dis. 2009 Nov 15;49(10):1467-72.PMID: 19842975

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Let the sun shine in: effects of ultraviolet radiation on invasive pneumococcal disease risk in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania BMC Infectious Diseases 2009, 9:196 doi:10.1186/1471-2334-9-196 Alexander NJ White (anjwhite@gmail.com) Victoria Ng (msvictoriang@gmail.com) Laura M Kinlin (laura.kinlin@dal.ca) C VICTOR Spain (charles_spain@merck.com) Caroline C Johnson (carolinecjohnson@verizon.net) David N Fisman (david.fisman@gmail.com) ISSN Article type Submission date Acceptance date Publication date Article URL 1471-2334 Research article 13 October 2008 4 December 2009 4 December 2009

http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2334/9/196


Monitoring Practices Do Not Capture Enterococci Levels at Public beaches

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/712942


A multicentre study evaluating the role of enterococci in secondary bacterial peritonitis. Cercenado E, Torroba L, Cantón R, Martínez-Martínez L, Chaves F, García-Rodríguez JA, Lopez-Garcia C, Aguilar L, García-Rey C, García-Escribano N, Bouza E. J Clin Microbiol. 2009 Nov 25. [Epub ahead of print]PMID: 19940047

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J Infect Dis. 2009 Nov 15;200(10):1623-6. Vertebrate endothermy restricts most fungi as potential pathogens. Robert VA, Casadevall A. Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures, Utrecht, the Netherlands. PMID: 19827944

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Malaria Mistreated in Nearly Two Thirds of Cases in Kenya http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/713063