Niaz Banaei (previously Banaiee)

Assistant Professor of Pathology and Medicine (Infectious Diseases) at the Stanford University Medical Center

Professional Education

Fellowship: New York University (2007) NY

Residency: UCSF - Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (2003) CA

Internship: UCSF - Departments of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (2002) CA

Board Certification: Clinical Pathology, American Board of Pathology (2004)

Medical Education: Stanford University School of Medicine (2001) CA

MD, Stanford University, Medicine (2001)

Administrative Appointments

Director, Clinical Microbiology (2007 - Present)

Multiplex nucleic acid amplification test for diagnosis of dengue fever, malaria, and leptospirosis.
Waggoner, J. J., Abeynayake, J., Balassiano, I., Lefterova, M., Sahoo, M. K., & Pinsky, B. A. (2014). Multiplex nucleic acid amplification test for diagnosis of dengue fever, malaria, and leptospirosis. Journal of clinical microbiology, 52(6), 2011-2018.

Occupational Screening for Tuberculosis. A Testing Time for Interferon-? Release Assays.
Pai, M., Kik, S. V., & Banaei, N. (2014). Occupational Screening for Tuberculosis. A Testing Time for Interferon-? Release Assays. Annals of the American Thoracic Society, 11(3), 399-401.

Colorimetric Sensor Array Allows Fast Detection and Simultaneous Identification of Sepsis-Causing Bacteria in Spiked Blood Culture
Lim, S. H., Mix, S., Xu, Z., Taba, B., Budvytiene, I., & Banaei, N. (2014). Colorimetric Sensor Array Allows Fast Detection and Simultaneous Identification of Sepsis-Causing Bacteria in Spiked Blood Culture. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 52(2), 592-598.

Economic evaluation of laboratory testing strategies for hospital-associated Clostridium difficile infection.
Schroeder, L. F., Robilotti, E., Peterson, L. R., Banaei, N., & Dowdy, D. W. (2014). Economic evaluation of laboratory testing strategies for hospital-associated Clostridium difficile infection. Journal of clinical microbiology, 52(2), 489-496.

Gamma interferon release assays for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection.
Pai, M., Denkinger, C. M., Kik, S. V., Rangaka, M. X., Zwerling, A., & Banaei, N. (2014). Gamma interferon release assays for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. Clinical microbiology reviews, 27(1), 3-20.

False-Positive Quantiferon Results at a Large Healthcare Institution.
Slater, M., Dubose, A., & Banaei, N. (2014). False-Positive Quantiferon Results at a Large Healthcare Institution. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America.

Pretreatment of sinus aspirates with dithiothreitol improves yield of fungal cultures in patients with chronic sinusitis.
Chisholm, K. M., Getsinger, D., Vaughan, W., Hwang, P. H., & Banaei, N. (2013). Pretreatment of sinus aspirates with dithiothreitol improves yield of fungal cultures in patients with chronic sinusitis. International forum of allergy & rhinology, 3(12), 992-996.

Alerting physicians during electronic order entry effectively reduces unnecessary repeat PCR testing for Clostridium difficile.
Luo, R. F., Spradley, S., & Banaei, N. (2013). Alerting physicians during electronic order entry effectively reduces unnecessary repeat PCR testing for Clostridium difficile. Journal of clinical microbiology, 51(11), 3872-3874.

A PEDIATRIC CASE OF NEW DELHI METALLO-beta-LACTAMASE-1-PRODUCING ENTEROBACTERIACEAE IN THE UNITED STATES
Green, D. A., Srinivas, N., Watz, N., Tenover, F. C., Amieva, M., & Banaei, N. (2013). A PEDIATRIC CASE OF NEW DELHI METALLO-beta-LACTAMASE-1-PRODUCING ENTEROBACTERIACEAE IN THE UNITED STATES. PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASE JOURNAL, 32(11), 1291-1294.

Impact of blood volume, tube shaking, and incubation time on reproducibility of QuantiFERON-TB gold in-tube assay.
Gaur, R. L., Pai, M., & Banaei, N. (2013). Impact of blood volume, tube shaking, and incubation time on reproducibility of QuantiFERON-TB gold in-tube assay. Journal of clinical microbiology, 51(11), 3521-3526.

Challenges with QuantiFERON-TB Gold Assay for Large-Scale, Routine Screening of U.S. Healthcare Workers
Slater, M. L., Welland, G., Pai, M., Parsonnet, J., & Banaei, N. (2013). Challenges with QuantiFERON-TB Gold Assay for Large-Scale, Routine Screening of U.S. Healthcare Workers. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 188(8), 1005-1010.

Occupational screening of health care workers for tuberculosis infection: tuberculin skin testing or interferon-gamma release assays?
Pai, M., & Banaei, N. (2013). Occupational screening of health care workers for tuberculosis infection: tuberculin skin testing or interferon-gamma release assays?. OCCUPATIONAL MEDICINE-OXFORD, 63(7), 458-460.

A sensitive multiplex, real-time PCR assay for prospective detection of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli from stool samples reveals similar incidences but variable severities of non-O157 and O157 infections in northern California.
Lefterova, M. I., Slater, K. A., Budvytiene, I., Dadone, P. A., & Banaei, N. (2013). A sensitive multiplex, real-time PCR assay for prospective detection of Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli from stool samples reveals similar incidences but variable severities of non-O157 and O157 infections in northern California. Journal of clinical microbiology, 51(9), 3000-3005.

Molecular approaches and biomarkers for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
Luo, R. F., & Banaei, N. (2013). Molecular approaches and biomarkers for detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Clinics in laboratory medicine, 33(3), 553-566.

Utility of DNA Sequencing for Direct Identification of Invasive Fungi From Fresh and Formalin-Fixed Specimens
Moncada, P. A., Budvytiene, I., Ho, D. Y., Deresinski, S. C., Montoya, J. G., & Banaei, N. (2013). Utility of DNA Sequencing for Direct Identification of Invasive Fungi From Fresh and Formalin-Fixed Specimens. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PATHOLOGY, 140(2), 203-208.

Sorting inactivated cells using cell-imprinted polymer thin films.
Ren, K., Banaei, N., & Zare, R. N. (2013). Sorting inactivated cells using cell-imprinted polymer thin films. ACS nano, 7(7), 6031-6036.

Images in clinical medicine. Strongyloides stercoralis embryonated ova in the lung.
Schroeder, L., & Banaei, N. (2013). Images in clinical medicine. Strongyloides stercoralis embryonated ova in the lung. New England journal of medicine, 368(12).

Use of Whole Genome Sequencing to Determine the Microevolution of Mycobacterium tuberculosis during an Outbreak
Kato-Maeda, M., Ho, C., Passarelli, B., Banaei, N., Grinsdale, J., & Hopewell, P. C. (2013). Use of Whole Genome Sequencing to Determine the Microevolution of Mycobacterium tuberculosis during an Outbreak. PLOS ONE, 8(3).

Trends in incidence and susceptibility among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from intranasal cultures associated with rhinosinusitis
Rujanavej, V., Soudry, E., Banaei, N., Baron, E. J., Hwang, P. H., & Nayak, J. V. (2013). Trends in incidence and susceptibility among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from intranasal cultures associated with rhinosinusitis. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RHINOLOGY & ALLERGY, 27(2), 134-137.

Trends in incidence and susceptibility among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from intranasal cultures associated with rhinosinusitis.
Rujanavej, V., Soudry, E., Banaei, N., Baron, E. J., Hwang, P. H., & Nayak, J. V. (2013). Trends in incidence and susceptibility among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from intranasal cultures associated with rhinosinusitis. American journal of rhinology & allergy, 27(2), 134-137.

Interferon γ-Release Assays for Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis in Healthcare Workers in Low-Incidence Settings: Pros and Cons.
Pollock, N. R., McAdam, A. J., Pai, M., Nardell, E. A., Bernardo, J., & Mobo, J. (2013). Interferon γ-Release Assays for Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis in Healthcare Workers in Low-Incidence Settings: Pros and Cons. Clinical chemistry.

In Vitro Immunomodulation of a Whole Blood IFN-gamma Release Assay Enhances T Cell Responses in Subjects with Latent Tuberculosis Infection
Gaur, R. L., Suhosk, M. M., & Banaei, N. (2012). In Vitro Immunomodulation of a Whole Blood IFN-gamma Release Assay Enhances T Cell Responses in Subjects with Latent Tuberculosis Infection. PLOS ONE, 7(10).

Investigation of False-Positive Results Given by the QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube Assay
Slater, M., Parsonnet, J., & Banaei, N. (2012). Investigation of False-Positive Results Given by the QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube Assay. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 50(9), 3105-3107.

Performance of BinaxNOW for Diagnosis of Malaria in a US Hospital
DiMaio, M. A., Pereira, I. T., George, T. I., & Banaei, N. (2012). Performance of BinaxNOW for Diagnosis of Malaria in a US Hospital. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 50(9), 2877-2880.

Sensitivity of QuantiFERON-TB GOLD In-Tube for diagnosis of recent versus remote M.tuberculosis infection
Bautista, J., & Banaei, N. (2012). Sensitivity of QuantiFERON-TB GOLD In-Tube for diagnosis of recent versus remote M.tuberculosis infection. DIAGNOSTIC MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE, 73(3), 257-259.

Can a Simple Flotation Method Lower the Limit of Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Extrapulmonary Samples Analyzed by the GeneXpert MTB/RIF Assay?
Taylor, N., Gaur, R. L., Baron, E. J., & Banaei, N. (2012). Can a Simple Flotation Method Lower the Limit of Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Extrapulmonary Samples Analyzed by the GeneXpert MTB/RIF Assay?. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 50(7), 2272-2276.

First Isolation of Cryptococcus uzbekistanensis from an Immunocompromised Patient with Lymphoma
Powel, M. S., Alizadeh, A. A., Budvytiene, I., Schaenman, J. M., & Banaei, N. (2012). First Isolation of Cryptococcus uzbekistanensis from an Immunocompromised Patient with Lymphoma. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 50(3), 1125-1127.

IMP-Producing Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in the United States
Limbago, B. M., Rasheed, J. K., Anderson, K. F., Zhu, W., Kitchel, B., & Kallen, A. J. (2011). IMP-Producing Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in the United States. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 49(12), 4239-4245.

Preanalytical Delay Reduces Sensitivity of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube Assay for Detection of Latent Tuberculosis Infection
Doberne, D., Gaur, R. L., & Banaei, N. (2011). Preanalytical Delay Reduces Sensitivity of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube Assay for Detection of Latent Tuberculosis Infection. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 49(8), 3061-3064.

Suboptimal Activation of Antigen-Specific CD4(+) Effector Cells Enables Persistence of M. tuberculosis In Vivo
Bold, T. D., Banaei, N., Wolf, A. J., & Ernst, J. D. (2011). Suboptimal Activation of Antigen-Specific CD4(+) Effector Cells Enables Persistence of M. tuberculosis In Vivo. PLOS PATHOGENS, 7(5).

Clinical Application and Limitations of Interferon-gamma Release Assays for the Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis Infection
Herrera, V., Perry, S., Parsonnet, J., & Banaei, N. (2011). Clinical Application and Limitations of Interferon-gamma Release Assays for the Diagnosis of Latent Tuberculosis Infection. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 52(8), 1031-1037.

Brain Abscess Caused by Phaeoacremonium parasiticum in an Immunocompromised Patient
McNeil, C. J., Luo, R. F., Vogel, H., Banaei, N., & Ho, D. Y. (2011). Brain Abscess Caused by Phaeoacremonium parasiticum in an Immunocompromised Patient. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 49(3), 1171-1174.

Fluorescent DNA chemosensors: identification of bacterial species by their volatile metabolites
Koo, C.-K., Wang, S., Gaur, R. L., Samain, F., Banaei, N., & Kool, E. T. (2011). Fluorescent DNA chemosensors: identification of bacterial species by their volatile metabolites. CHEMICAL COMMUNICATIONS, 47(41), 11435-11437.

Is Repeat PCR Needed for Diagnosis of Clostridium difficile Infection?
Luo, R. F., & Banaei, N. (2010). Is Repeat PCR Needed for Diagnosis of Clostridium difficile Infection?. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 48(10), 3738-3741.

Immediate Incubation Reduces Indeterminate Results for QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube Assay
Herrera, V., Yeh, E., Murphy, K., Parsonnet, J., & Banaei, N. (2010). Immediate Incubation Reduces Indeterminate Results for QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube Assay. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 48(8), 2672-2676.

Comparison of real-time polymerase chain reaction and conventional biochemical methods for identification of Mycobacterium chelonae-Mycobacterium abscessus group to the species level
Guarin, N., Budvytiene, I., Ghafghaichi, L., & Banaei, N. (2010). Comparison of real-time polymerase chain reaction and conventional biochemical methods for identification of Mycobacterium chelonae-Mycobacterium abscessus group to the species level. DIAGNOSTIC MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE, 67(4), 333-336.

Comparison of Single-Copy and Multicopy Real-Time PCR Targets for Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Paraffin-Embedded Tissue
Luo, R. F., Scahill, M. D., & Banaei, N. (2010). Comparison of Single-Copy and Multicopy Real-Time PCR Targets for Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Paraffin-Embedded Tissue. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 48(7), 2569-2570.

Mixed infection involving Actinomyces, Aggregatibacter, and Fusobacterium species presenting as perispinal tumor
Ghafghaichi, L., Troy, S., Budvytiene, I., Banaei, N., & Baron, E. J. (2010). Mixed infection involving Actinomyces, Aggregatibacter, and Fusobacterium species presenting as perispinal tumor. ANAEROBE, 16(2), 174-178.

Real-Time PCR Testing for mecA Reduces Vancomycin Usage and Length of Hospitalization for Patients Infected with Methicillin-Sensitive Staphylococci
Nguyen, D. T., Yeh, E., Perry, S., Luo, R. F., Pinsky, B. A., & Banaei, N. (2010). Real-Time PCR Testing for mecA Reduces Vancomycin Usage and Length of Hospitalization for Patients Infected with Methicillin-Sensitive Staphylococci. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 48(3), 785-790.

Preferential Lower Respiratory Tract Infection in Swine-Origin 2009 A(H1N1) Influenza
Yeh, E., Luo, R. F., Dyner, Ll., Hong, D. K., Banaei, N., & Pinsky, B. A. (2010). Preferential Lower Respiratory Tract Infection in Swine-Origin 2009 A(H1N1) Influenza. CLINICAL INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 50(3), 391-394.

First documentation of isoniazid reversion in Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Richardson, E. T., Lin, S.-Y. G., Pinsky, B. A., Desmond, E., & Banaei, N. (2009). First documentation of isoniazid reversion in Mycobacterium tuberculosis. INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF TUBERCULOSIS AND LUNG DISEASE, 13(11), 1347-1354.

Comparison of Real-Time PCR and Conventional Biochemical Methods for Identification of Staphylococcus lugdunensis
Pinsky, B. A., Samson, D., Ghafghaichi, L., Baron, E. J., & Banaei, N. (2009). Comparison of Real-Time PCR and Conventional Biochemical Methods for Identification of Staphylococcus lugdunensis. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 47(11), 3472-3477.

Lipoprotein Processing Is Essential for Resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to Malachite Green
Banaei, N., Kincaid, E. Z., Lin, S.-Y. G., Desmond, E., Jacobs, W. R., & Ernst, J. D. (2009). Lipoprotein Processing Is Essential for Resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to Malachite Green. ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS AND CHEMOTHERAPY, 53(9), 3799-3802.

Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Infections in Immunocompromised Patients Single Institution Experience
Wei, M. C., Banaei, N., Yakrus, M. A., Stoll, T., Gutierrez, K. M., & Agarwal, R. (2009). Nontuberculous Mycobacteria Infections in Immunocompromised Patients Single Institution Experience. JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY, 31(8), 556-560.

Hair Sheep Blood, Citrated or Defibrinated, Fulfills All Requirements of Blood Agar for Diagnostic Microbiology Laboratory Tests
Yeh, E., Pinsky, B. A., Banaei, N., & Baron, E. J. (2009). Hair Sheep Blood, Citrated or Defibrinated, Fulfills All Requirements of Blood Agar for Diagnostic Microbiology Laboratory Tests. PLOS ONE, 4(7).

Bartholin's abscess caused by hypermucoviscous Klebsiella pneumoniae
Pinsky, B. A., Baron, E. J., Janda, J. M., & Banaei, N. (2009). Bartholin's abscess caused by hypermucoviscous Klebsiella pneumoniae. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 58(5), 671-673.

Rapid Identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Nontuberculous Mycobacteria by Multiplex, Real-Time PCR
Richardson, E. T., Samson, D., & Banaei, N. (2009). Rapid Identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Nontuberculous Mycobacteria by Multiplex, Real-Time PCR. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 47(5), 1497-1502.

Challenges and Pitfalls of Morphologic Identification of Fungal Infections in Histologic and Cytologic Specimens A Ten-Year Retrospective Review at a Single Institution
Sangoi, A. R., Rogers, W. M., Longacre, T. A., Montoya, J. G., Baron, E. J., & Banaei, N. (2009). Challenges and Pitfalls of Morphologic Identification of Fungal Infections in Histologic and Cytologic Specimens A Ten-Year Retrospective Review at a Single Institution. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PATHOLOGY, 131(3), 364-375.

RP105 Facilitates Macrophage Activation by Mycobacterium tuberculosis Lipoproteins
Blumenthal, A., Kobayashi, T., Pierini, L. M., Banaei, N., Ernst, J. D., & Ehrt, S. (2009). RP105 Facilitates Macrophage Activation by Mycobacterium tuberculosis Lipoproteins. CELL HOST & MICROBE, 5(1), 35-46.

Multiplex real-time PCR assay for rapid identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex members to the species level
Pinsky, B. A., & Banaei, N. (2008). Multiplex real-time PCR assay for rapid identification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex members to the species level. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 46(7), 2241-2246.

Initiation of the adaptive immune response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis depends on antigen production in the local lymph node, not the lungs
Wolf, A. J., Desvignes, L., Linas, B., Banaiee, N., Tamura, T., & Ernst, J. D. (2008). Initiation of the adaptive immune response to Mycobacterium tuberculosis depends on antigen production in the local lymph node, not the lungs. JOURNAL OF EXPERIMENTAL MEDICINE, 205(1), 105-115.

Evaluation of a semi-automated reporter phage assay for susceptibility testing Myobacterium tuberculosis isolates in South Africa
Banaiee, N., January, V., Barthus, C., Lambrick, M., Roditi, D., & Steyn, L. M. (2008). Evaluation of a semi-automated reporter phage assay for susceptibility testing Myobacterium tuberculosis isolates in South Africa. TUBERCULOSIS, 88(1), 64-68.

LspA-independent action of globomycin on Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Banaiee, N., Jacobs, W. R., & Ernst, J. D. (2007). LspA-independent action of globomycin on Mycobacterium tuberculosis. JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL CHEMOTHERAPY, 60(2), 414-416.

Genornics and the evolution, pathogenesis, and diagnosis of tuberculosis
Ernst, J. D., Trevejo-Nunez, G., & Banaiee, N. (2007). Genornics and the evolution, pathogenesis, and diagnosis of tuberculosis. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL INVESTIGATION, 117(7), 1738-1745.

Regulation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis whiB3 in the mouse lung and macrophages
Banaiee, N., Jacobs, W. R., & Ernst, J. D. (2006). Regulation of Mycobacterium tuberculosis whiB3 in the mouse lung and macrophages. INFECTION AND IMMUNITY, 74(11), 6449-6457.

Potent inhibition of macrophage responses to IFN-gamma by live virulent Mycobacterium tuberculosis is independent of mature mycobacterial lipoproteins but dependent on TLR2
Banaiee, N., Kincaid, E. Z., Buchwald, U., Jacobs, W. R., & Ernst, J. D. (2006). Potent inhibition of macrophage responses to IFN-gamma by live virulent Mycobacterium tuberculosis is independent of mature mycobacterial lipoproteins but dependent on TLR2. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY, 176(5), 3019-3027.

alpha-Defensin expression during myelopoiesis: identification of cis and trans elements that regulate expression of NP-3 in rat promyelocytes
Yamamoto, C. M., Banaiee, N., Yount, N. Y., Patel, B., & Selsted, M. E. (2004). alpha-Defensin expression during myelopoiesis: identification of cis and trans elements that regulate expression of NP-3 in rat promyelocytes. JOURNAL OF LEUKOCYTE BIOLOGY, 75(2), 332-341.

Rapid identification and susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from MGIT cultures with luciferase reporter mycobacteriophages
Banaiee, N., Bobadilla-del-Valle, M., Riska, P. F., Bardarov, S., Small, P. M., & Sifuentes-Osornio, J. (2003). Rapid identification and susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from MGIT cultures with luciferase reporter mycobacteriophages. JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 52(7), 557-561.

Detection and drug-susceptibility testing of M-tuberculosis from sputum samples using luciferase reporter phage: comparison with the Mycobacteria Growth Indicator Tube (MGIT) system
Bardarov, S., Dou, H., Eisenach, K., Banaiee, N., Ya, S., & Riska, P. F. (2003). Detection and drug-susceptibility testing of M-tuberculosis from sputum samples using luciferase reporter phage: comparison with the Mycobacteria Growth Indicator Tube (MGIT) system. DIAGNOSTIC MICROBIOLOGY AND INFECTIOUS DISEASE, 45(1), 53-61.

Luciferase reporter mycobacteriophages for detection, identification, and antibiotic susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Mexico
Banaiee, N., Bodadilla-del-Valle, M., Bardarov, S., Riska, P. F., Small, P. M., & Sifuentes-Osornio, J. (2001). Luciferase reporter mycobacteriophages for detection, identification, and antibiotic susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Mexico. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 39(11), 3883-3888.

RAT NEUTROPHIL DEFENSINS - PRECURSOR STRUCTURES AND EXPRESSION DURING NEUTROPHILIC MYELOPOIESIS
Yount, N. Y., WANG, M. Sc., Yuan, J., Banaiee, N., Ouellette, A. J., & Selsted, M. E. (1995). RAT NEUTROPHIL DEFENSINS - PRECURSOR STRUCTURES AND EXPRESSION DURING NEUTROPHILIC MYELOPOIESIS. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY, 155(9), 4476-4484.