TITLE

Diagnosis of Aspergillus fumigatus endophthalmitis from formalin fixed paraffin-embedded tissue by polymerase chain reaction-based restriction fragment length polymorphism

AUTHOR(S)
Biwas, Jyotirmay; Bagyalakshmi, R.; Therese, Lily K.
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Ophthalmology;Jan2008, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
28348241

 

Related Articles

  • Significance of the Detection of Ki-ras Codon 12 Mutation in the Diagnosis and Differential Diagnosis of Pancreatic Carcinoma. Tong-hua Liu; Zhi-yong Wang; Quan-cai Cui // International Journal of Surgical Pathology;Oct1995, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p93 

    Ki-ras codon 12 mutation was detected in: (1) surgically resected formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded specimens from 109 carcinoma cases, including 46 pancreatic, 35 ampullary, 24 extrahepatic bile duct, and 4 gallbladder carcinomas, showing prevalences of 95.7%, 5.7%, 8.3%, and 0%,...

  • Polymerase Chain Reaction for the Diagnosis of Tuberculosis. Aggarwal, Phiza; Aggarwal, Deepak // Iranian Journal of Pathology;2015, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p173 

    A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Comparison of Polymerase Chain Reaction, Ziehl-Neelsen Staining and Histopathologic Findings in Formalin-fixed, Paraffin-Embedded Tissue Specimens for Diagnosis of Tuberculosis" by S. Khazaei and colleagues.

  • Rapid Polymerase Chain Reaction--Based Confirmation of Cat Scratch Disease and Bartonella henselae Infection. Margolis, Ben; Kuzu, Isinsu; Herrmann, Marille; Raible, Michele D.; Hsi, Eric; Alkan, Serhan // Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Jun2003, Vol. 127 Issue 6, p706 

    Context.--Cat scratch disease (CSD) commonly occurs secondary to Bartonella henselae infection, and the diagnosis has traditionally been made by microscopic findings, the identification of organisms by cytochemistry, and clinical history. However, cytochemical analysis tends to be very difficult...

  • Tissue Handling and Specimen Preparation in Surgical Pathology. Hewitt, Stephen M.; Lewis, Fraser A.; Yanxiang Cao; Conrad, Richard C.; Cronin, Maureen; Danenberg, Kathleen D.; Goralski, Thomas J.; Langmore, John P.; Raja, Rajiv G.; Williams, P. Mickey; Palma, John F.; Warrington, Janet A. // Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Dec2008, Vol. 132 Issue 12, p1929 

    Context.--Expression profiling by microarrays and real-time polymerase chain reaction-based assays is a powerful tool for classification and prognostication of disease; however, it remains a research tool, largely reliant on frozen tissue. Limiting the utility of expression profiling is the...

  • Practical Detection of t(14;18)(IgH/BCL2 ) in Follicular Lymphoma. Keni Gu; Wing C. Chan; Hawley, Robert C. // Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Aug2008, Vol. 132 Issue 8, p1355 

    The t(14;18)(q32;q21) translocation is the genetic hallmark of follicular lymphoma. Detection of this translocation can facilitate the diagnosis of follicular lymphoma and can be used to monitor response to therapy and level of residual disease. We herein review and compare practical techniques...

  • Molecular discrimination of Echinococcus granulosus and Echinococcus multilocularis by sequencing and a new PCR- RFLP method with the potential use for other Echinococcus species. ŞAKALAR, Çagri; KUK, Salih; ERENSOY, Ahmet; DAĞLI, Adile Ferda; ÖZERCAN, İbrahim Hanii; ÇETINKAYA, Ülfet; YAZAR, Süleyman // Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences;2014, Vol. 44 Issue 5, p741 

    Background/aim: To develop a novel polymerase chain reaction-restriction fragment length polymorphism (PCR-RFLP) protocol using a new genomic marker sequence and a novel set of restriction enzymes in order to detect and discriminate 2 Echinococcus species, E. granulosus and E. multilocularis,...

  • Species identification of mycobacteria in paraffin-embedded tissues: frequent detection of nontuberculous mycobacteria. Schulz, Stephan; Cabras, Antonello Domenico; Kremer, Marcus; Weirich, Gregor; Miethke, Thomas; Bösmüller, Hans-Christian; Höfler, Heinz; Werner, Martin; Fend, Falko // Modern Pathology;Feb2005, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p274 

    Diagnosis of infections caused by mycobacteria, especially nontuberculous mycobacteria still represents a difficult task both in microbiology and pathology. The aim of this study was to determine the frequency of mycobacterial DNA detectable by PCR in formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded tissues...

  • How DNA fingerprinting works. J.S. // Popular Science;Nov94, Vol. 245 Issue 5, p62 

    Discusses the procedures in polymerase chain reaction and restriction fragment length polymorphism techniques in DNA fingerprinting.

  • KRas and BRaf Mutational Status Analysis From Formalin-Fixed, Paraffin-Embedded Tissues Using Multiplex Polymerase Chain Reaction--Based Assay. Jakubauskas, Arturas; Griskevicius, Laimonas // Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine;Apr2010, Vol. 134 Issue 4, p620 

    Context.—Monoclonal anti-epidermal growth factor receptor antibodies bind to the epidermal growth factor receptor and inhibit receptor kinase activity. Clinical trials have indicated that evaluation of the mutational status of KRas and BRaf is necessary to exclude patients who are...

  • Quality Control of RNA Preservation and Extraction from Paraffin-Embedded Tissue: Implications for RT-PCR and Microarray Analysis. Kashofer, Karl; Viertler, Christian; Pichler, Martin; Zatloukal, Kurt // PLoS ONE;Jul2013, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p1 

    Analysis of RNA isolated from fixed and paraffin-embedded tissues is widely used in biomedical research and molecular pathological diagnostics. We have performed a comprehensive and systematic investigation of the impact of factors in the pre-analytical workflow, such as different fixatives,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics