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Epidemiological features of influenza in Canadian adult intensive care unit patients.

Taylor G, Abdesselam K, Pelude L, Fernandes R, Mitchell R, McGeer A, Frenette C, Suh KN, Wong A, Katz K, Wilkinson K, Mersereau T, Gravel D; Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program (CNISP).

Epidemiol Infect. 2016 Mar;144(4):741-50. doi: 10.1017/S0950268815002113. Epub 2015 Sep 18.


Assay for estimating total bacterial load: relative qPCR normalisation of bacterial load with associated clinical implications.

Brukner I, Longtin Y, Oughton M, Forgetta V, Dascal A.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2015 Sep;83(1):1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2015.04.005. Epub 2015 May 2.


Predictors of asymptomatic Clostridium difficile colonization on hospital admission.

Kong LY, Dendukuri N, Schiller I, Bourgault AM, Brassard P, Poirier L, Lamothe F, Béliveau C, Michaud S, Turgeon N, Toye B, Frost EH, Gilca R, Dascal A, Loo VG.

Am J Infect Control. 2015 Mar 1;43(3):248-53. doi: 10.1016/j.ajic.2014.11.024.


Healthcare-associated influenza in Canadian hospitals from 2006 to 2012.

Taylor G, Mitchell R, McGeer A, Frenette C, Suh KN, Wong A, Katz K, Wilkinson K, Amihod B, Gravel D; Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Feb;35(2):169-75. doi: 10.1086/674858. Epub 2014 Jan 8.


Proteomic analysis of a NAP1 Clostridium difficile clinical isolate resistant to metronidazole.

Chong PM, Lynch T, McCorrister S, Kibsey P, Miller M, Gravel D, Westmacott GR, Mulvey MR; Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program (CNISP).

PLoS One. 2014 Jan 6;9(1):e82622. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0082622. eCollection 2014.


Significantly improved performance of a multitarget assay over a commercial SCCmec-based assay for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus screening: applicability for clinical laboratories.

Brukner I, Oughton M, Giannakakis A, Kerzner R, Dascal A.

J Mol Diagn. 2013 Sep;15(5):577-80. doi: 10.1016/j.jmoldx.2013.04.009. Epub 2013 Jul 16.


Molecular epidemiology of vancomycin-resistant enterococcal bacteraemia: results from the Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program, 1999-2009.

McCracken M, Wong A, Mitchell R, Gravel D, Conly J, Embil J, Johnston L, Matlow A, Ormiston D, Simor AE, Smith S, Du T, Hizon R, Mulvey MR; Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2013 Jul;68(7):1505-9. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkt054. Epub 2013 Mar 22.


Characterization of a stable, metronidazole-resistant Clostridium difficile clinical isolate.

Lynch T, Chong P, Zhang J, Hizon R, Du T, Graham MR, Beniac DR, Booth TF, Kibsey P, Miller M, Gravel D, Mulvey MR; Canadian Nosocomial Infection Surveillance Program (CNISP).

PLoS One. 2013;8(1):e53757. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0053757. Epub 2013 Jan 17.


Host and pathogen factors for Clostridium difficile infection and colonization.

Loo VG, Bourgault AM, Poirier L, Lamothe F, Michaud S, Turgeon N, Toye B, Beaudoin A, Frost EH, Gilca R, Brassard P, Dendukuri N, Béliveau C, Oughton M, Brukner I, Dascal A.

N Engl J Med. 2011 Nov 3;365(18):1693-703. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1012413.


Community-acquired Clostridium difficile-associated diarrhea, Montréal, 2005-2006: frequency estimates and their validity.

Allard R, Dascal A, Camara B, Létourneau J, Valiquette L.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 Oct;32(10):1032-4. doi: 10.1086/661911. Epub 2011 Aug 10.


Transmission clustering drives the onward spread of the HIV epidemic among men who have sex with men in Quebec.

Brenner BG, Roger M, Stephens D, Moisi D, Hardy I, Weinberg J, Turgel R, Charest H, Koopman J, Wainberg MA; Montreal PHI Cohort Study Group.

J Infect Dis. 2011 Oct 1;204(7):1115-9. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jir468.


Determinants of condom use among HIV-positive men who have sex with men.

Schutz M, Godin G, Kok G, Vézina-Im LA, Naccache H, Otis J; MAYA Study Group.

Int J STD AIDS. 2011 Jul;22(7):391-7. doi: 10.1258/ijsa.2011.010205.


Fourteen-genome comparison identifies DNA markers for severe-disease-associated strains of Clostridium difficile.

Forgetta V, Oughton MT, Marquis P, Brukner I, Blanchette R, Haub K, Magrini V, Mardis ER, Gerding DN, Loo VG, Miller MA, Mulvey MR, Rupnik M, Dascal A, Dewar K.

J Clin Microbiol. 2011 Jun;49(6):2230-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00391-11. Epub 2011 Apr 20.


Evidence of viremia in 2 cases of severe pandemic influenza A H1N1/09.

Oughton M, Dascal A, Laporta D, Charest H, Afilalo M, Miller M.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2011 Jun;70(2):213-7. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2010.12.013. Epub 2011 Mar 11.


Impact of strain type on detection of toxigenic Clostridium difficile: comparison of molecular diagnostic and enzyme immunoassay approaches.

Tenover FC, Novak-Weekley S, Woods CW, Peterson LR, Davis T, Schreckenberger P, Fang FC, Dascal A, Gerding DN, Nomura JH, Goering RV, Akerlund T, Weissfeld AS, Baron EJ, Wong E, Marlowe EM, Whitmore J, Persing DH.

J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Oct;48(10):3719-24. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00427-10. Epub 2010 Aug 11.


HIV infection affects blood myeloid dendritic cells after successful therapy and despite nonprogressing clinical disease.

Fontaine J, Coutlée F, Tremblay C, Routy JP, Poudrier J, Roger M; Montreal Primary HIV Infection and Long-Term Nonprogressor Study Groups.

J Infect Dis. 2009 Apr 1;199(7):1007-18. doi: 10.1086/597278.


Transmission networks of drug resistance acquired in primary/early stage HIV infection.

Brenner BG, Roger M, Moisi DD, Oliveira M, Hardy I, Turgel R, Charest H, Routy JP, Wainberg MA; Montreal PHI Cohort and HIV Prevention Study Groups.

AIDS. 2008 Nov 30;22(18):2509-15. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0b013e3283121c90.


Patterns of antibiotic use and risk of hospital admission because of Clostridium difficile infection.

Dial S, Kezouh A, Dascal A, Barkun A, Suissa S.

CMAJ. 2008 Oct 7;179(8):767-72. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.071812.


Highly diversified multiply drug-resistant HIV-1 quasispecies in PBMCs: a case report.

Quan Y, Brenner BG, Dascal A, Wainberg MA.

Retrovirology. 2008 May 30;5:43. doi: 10.1186/1742-4690-5-43.


Antimicrobial drugs and community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, United Kingdom.

Schneider-Lindner V, Delaney JA, Dial S, Dascal A, Suissa S.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2007 Jul;13(7):994-1000. doi: 10.3201/eid1307.061561.

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