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Evaluation of the commercially available LightMix® Modular E-gene kit using clinical and proficiency testing specimens for SARS-CoV-2 detection23
Simulation of the clinical and pathological manifestations of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in golden Syrian hamster model: implications for disease pathogenesis and transmissibility45
Severe influenza A H7N9 pneumonia with rapid virological response to intravenous zanamivir40
Gordonia hongkongensis sp. nov., isolated from blood culture and peritoneal dialysis effluent of patients in Hong Kong151
Targeting the endoplasmic reticulum stress signaling pathways as treatment options for Zika virus infection15
Capnocytophaga sputigena primary iliopsoas abscess152
Structure-based discovery of clinically approved drugs as Zika virus NS2B-NS3 protease inhibitors that potently inhibit Zika virus infection in vitro and in vivo63
Development and Evaluation of Novel Real-Time Reverse Transcription-PCR Assays with Locked Nucleic Acid Probes Targeting Leader Sequences of Human-Pathogenic Coronaviruses71
Clinical characteristics, laboratory identification, and in vitro antifungal susceptibility of Trichomonascus (Candida) ciferrii isolates associated with granular myringitis135
Fatal empyema thoracis caused by Schizophyllum commune with cross-reactive cryptococcal antigenemia83
Human infections with the emerging avian influenza A H7N9 virus from wet market poultry: clinical analysis and characterisation of viral genome334
Topical imiquimod before intradermal trivalent influenza vaccine for protection against heterologous non-vaccine and antigenically drifted viruses: a single-centre, double-blind, randomised, controlled phase 2b/3 trial175
Subcutaneous Phaeohyphomycotic Nodule Due to Phialemoniopsis hongkongensis sp. nov.91
Clinical Evaluation of the New High-Throughput Luminex NxTAG Respiratory Pathogen Panel Assay for Multiplex Respiratory Pathogen Detection82
SARS-CoV-2 infects human neural progenitor cells and brain organoids33
Detection of human polyomavirus 6 in the bile samples of patients with malignant biliary obstruction44
Is the discovery of the novel human betacoronavirus 2c EMC/2012 (HCoV-EMC) the beginning of another SARS-like pandemic?215
Factors affecting stability and infectivity of SARS-CoV-243
Human tryptophanyl-tRNA synthetase is an IFN-γ–inducible entry factor for Enterovirus49
Human H7N9 virus induces a more pronounced pro-inflammatory cytokine but an attenuated interferon response in human bronchial epithelial cells when compared with an epidemiologically-linked chicken H7N9 virus97
Identification and characterization of GLDC as host susceptibility gene to severe influenza62
Pneumococcal native aortic valve endocarditis with mycotic abdominal aortic aneurysm, paraspinal and iliopsoas abscesses and pneumonia revealing a multiple myeloma280
Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionisation time-of-flight mass spectrometry for identification of clinically significant bacteria that are difficult to identify in clinical laboratories194
The Therapeutic Effect of Pamidronate on Lethal Avian Influenza A H7N9 Virus Infected Humanized Mice81
Discovery of the FDA-approved drugs bexarotene, cetilistat, diiodohydroxyquinoline, and abiraterone as potential COVID-19 treatments with a robust two-tier screening system23
Differential immune activation profile of SARS-CoV-2 and SARS-CoV infection in human lung and intestinal cells: Implications for treatment with IFN-β and IFN inducer21
Minimal intervention for controlling nosocomial transmission of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in resource limited setting with high endemicity70
Efficacy of combined influenza and 23-valent Polysaccharide Pneumococcal Vaccines in chronic smoker45
Complementary use of MALDI-TOF MS and real-time PCR-melt curve analysis for rapid identification of methicillin-resistant staphylococci and VRE127
Avian Influenza A H7N9 Virus Induces Severe Pneumonia in Mice without Prior Adaptation and Responds to a Combination of Zanamivir and COX-2 Inhibitor140
Control of hospital endemicity of multiple-drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii ST457 with directly observed hand hygiene165
Disseminated Infections with Talaromyces marneffei in Non-AIDS Patients Given Monoclonal Antibodies against CD20 and Kinase Inhibitors80
First Report of Human Infection by Agromyces mediolanus, a Gram-Positive Organism Found in Soil69
Metabolomics Analysis Reveals Specific Novel Tetrapeptide and Potential Anti-Inflammatory Metabolites in Pathogenic Aspergillus species88
Immunogenicity of Intradermal Trivalent Influenza Vaccine with Topical Imiquimod, a Double Blind Randomized Controlled Trial68
Donor-Derived Genotype 4 Hepatitis E Virus Infection, Hong Kong, China, 2018401
Zika virus NS5 protein selectively activates type II interferon signaling in human glioblastoma cells.72
Comparative genomic analysis of pre-epidemic and epidemic Zika virus strains for virological factors potentially associated with the rapidly expanding epidemic104
First Report of a Fatal Case Associated with EV-D68 Infection in Hong Kong and Emergence of an Interclade Recombinant in China Revealed by Genome Analysis72
BanLec inhibits Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) by binding with the S1 subunit of the Viral Spike Glycoprotein55
SARS-CoV-2 shedding and seroconversion among passengers quarantined after disembarking a cruise ship: a case series17
Triple combination of interferon beta-1b, lopinavir–ritonavir, and ribavirin in the treatment of patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19: an open-label, randomised, phase 2 trial80
Clinical spectrum of Exophiala infections and a novel Exophiala species, Exophiala hongkongensis132
Ebola virus disease: a highly fatal infectious disease reemerging in West Africa59
Infection control in dermatology practice151
Zika Virus:What Clinicians Should Know32
Delayed clearance of viral load and marked cytokine activation in severe cases of pandemic H1N1 2009 influenza virus infection236
Discovery of SARS-CoV-2 antiviral drugs through large-scale compound repurposing40
Coronaviruses — drug discovery and therapeutic options145
Molecular characterization of a catalase-negative Staphylococcus aureus subsp. aureus strain collected from a patient with mitral valve endocarditis and pericarditis revealed a novel nonsense mutation in the katA gene198
A 10-year study reveals clinical and laboratory evidence for the 'semi-invasive' properties of chronic pulmonary aspergillosis124
Use of Nasopharyngeal Aspirate for Diagnosis of Pneumocystis Pneumonia61
An unprecedented outbreak investigation for nosocomial and community-acquired legionellosis in Hong Kong77
Ongoing transmission of avian influenza A viruses in Hong Kong despite very comprehensive poultry control measures: A prospective seroepidemiology study98
Development of human intestinal organoids as an antiviral evaluation platform for enteroviruses27
Respiratory viral outbreak: Future ahead23
Human Intestinal Organoids Recapitulate Enteric Infections of Enterovirus and Coronavirus32
Treatment With Lopinavir/Ritonavir or Interferon-β1b Improves Outcome of MERS-CoV Infection in a Nonhuman Primate Model of Common Marmoset110
Current pattern of antibiotic resistance of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase positive Escherichia coli isolated in percutaneous nephrostomy and ureteric urine, and its relationship with previous urinary tract infection in a tertiary centre110
Robust SARS-CoV-2 infection in nasal turbinates after treatment with systemic neutralizing antibodies1
A new ASPECT for complicated urinary tract infections56
Consistent Detection of 2019 Novel Coronavirus in Saliva30
Subcutaneous phaeohyphomycosis in a patient with IgG4-related sclerosing disease caused by a novel ascomycete, Hongkongmyces pedis gen. et sp. nov.: first report of human infection associated with the family Lindgomycetaceae136
High incidence of severe influenza among individuals over 50 years of age280
Adult-onset immunodeficiency due to anti-interferon-gamma autoantibody in mainland Chinese85
SARS-CoV-2 nsp13, nsp14, nsp15 and orf6 function as potent interferon antagonists49
Rat Hepatitis E Virus as Cause of Persistent Hepatitis after Liver Transplant216
Extensive dissemination of CTX-M-producing Escherichia coli with multidrug resistance to 'critically important' antibiotics among food animals in Hong Kong, 2008-10195
Temporal profiles of viral load in posterior oropharyngeal saliva samples and serum antibody responses during infection by SARS-CoV-2: an observational cohort study57
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Efficiently Infects Human Primary T Lymphocytes and Activates the Extrinsic and Intrinsic Apoptosis Pathways99
Repurposing novobiocin as an antiviral treatment option for yellow fever virus infection23
Replication of MERS and SARS coronaviruses in bat cells offers insights to their ancestral origins42
Development and evaluation of a novel real-time RT-PCR assay targeting the envelope gene of the African and Asian/American lineages of the emerging Zika virus57
High Mortality Associated with Parainfluenza Virus Infection in Hospitalized Adults37
Unexpectedly Higher Morbidity and Mortality of Hospitalized Elderly Patients Associated with Rhinovirus Compared with Influenza Virus Respiratory Tract Infection80
Evaluating the use of posterior oropharyngeal saliva in a point-of-care assay for the detection of SARS-CoV-210
Nephrotic syndrome secondary to strongyloidiasis: A common infection with an uncommon presentation62
Targeting the Inositol-Requiring Enzyme-1 Pathway Efficiently Reverts Zika Virus-Induced Neurogenesis and Spermatogenesis Marker Perturbations31
Diversity of phenotypically non-dermatophyte, non-Aspergillus filamentous fungi causing nail infections: importance of accurate identification and antifungal susceptibility testing70
Extensive contact tracing and screening to control the spread of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus faecium ST414 in Hong Kong135
Competing endogenous RNA network profiling reveals novel host dependency factors required for MERS-CoV propagation25
Ten-year retrospective case series of patients with galactomannan antigenemia: implications on the use of serum galactomannan antigen in the diagnosis of invasive and non-invasive aspergillosis126
Reply to Leow.57
Air and environmental sampling for SARS-CoV-2 around hospitalized patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)56
Metallodrug ranitidine bismuth citrate suppresses SARS-CoV-2 replication and relieves virus-associated pneumonia in Syrian hamsters41
Comparative analysis of patients with chronic pulmonary aspergillosis and invasive pulmonary aspergillosis: a ten-year retrospective study30
Viral Infections, an Overview with a Focus on Prevention of Transmission128
Gordonia Species as Emerging Causes of Continuous-Ambulatory-Peritoneal-Dialysis-Related Peritonitis Identified by 16S rRNA and secA1 Gene Sequencing and Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption Ionization-Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry (MALDI-TOF MS)77
Heterogeneity of internal transcribed spacer region sequence in Rhizopus microsporus: implications for moelecular diagnosis52
Successful control of norovirus outbreak in an infirmary with the use of alcohol-based hand rub60
Molecular Characterization of an Atypical IncX3 Plasmid pKPC-NY79 Carrying blaKPC-2 in a Klebsiella pneumoniae139
An atypical case of invasive fungal infection in an apparently immunocompetent patient: an emerging problem in Asia44
Identification of a Novel Ichthyic Parvovirus in Marine Species in Hainan Island, China6
The celecoxib derivative kinase inhibitor AR-12 (OSU-03012) inhibits Zika virus via down-regulation of the PI3K/Akt pathway and protects Zika virus-infected A129 mice: A host-targeting treatment strategy26
Clinical Performance of the Mp1p Immunoassay for Rapid Diagnosis of Talaromyces marneffei Infection86
Activation of interferon-γ signaling by SFTS virus NSs protein32
Mycophenolic acid, an immunomodulator, has potent and broad-spectrum in vitro antiviral activity against pandemic, seasonal and avian influenza viruses affecting humans81
Effect of clinical and virological parameters on the level of neutralizing antibody against pandemic influenza A virus H1N1 2009158
Viruses harness YxxØ motif to interact with host AP2M1 for replication: A vulnerable broad-spectrum antiviral target22
Identification of bromocriptine as a Zika virus NS2B-NS3 protease inhibitor55
Progressive outer retinal necrosis in a renal transplant recipient: a rare treatment success105
Attenuated Interferon and Proinflammatory Response in SARS-CoV-2-Infected Human Dendritic Cells Is Associated With Viral Antagonism of STAT1 Phosphorylation22
MERS coronavirus induces apoptosis in kidney and lung by upregulating Smad7 and FGF2306
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Infects and Damages the Mature and Immature Olfactory Sensory Neurons of Hamsters15
The role of laboratory diagnostics in emerging viral infections: the example of the Middle East respiratory syndrome epidemic71
SREBP-dependent lipidomic reprogramming as a broad-spectrum antiviral target117
Antiviral synergy between Zika virus protease and polymerase inhibitors29
Superiority of a novel Mp1p antigen detection enzyme immunoassay compared to standard BACTEC blood culture in the diagnosis of talaromycosis11
Analytical Sensitivity of Seven Point-of-Care Influenza Virus Detection Tests and Two Molecular Tests for Detection of Avian Origin H7N9 and Swine Origin H3N2 Variant Influenza A Viruses154
Development of a Novel, Genome Subtraction-Derived, SARS-CoV-2-Specific COVID-19-nsp2 Real-Time RT-PCR Assay and Its Evaluation Using Clinical Specimens30
Selective activation of interferon-γ signaling by Zika virus NS5 protein103
Human oropharynx as natural reservoir of Streptobacillus hongkongensis74
Differences in antibody responses of individuals with natural infection and those vaccinated against pandemic H1N1 2009 influenza133
Molecular prevalence and subtyping of Cryptosporidium hominis among captive long-tailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis) and rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta) from Hainan Island, southern China22
Immunization With a Novel Human Type 5 Adenovirus-Vectored Vaccine Expressing the Premembrane and Envelope Proteins of Zika Virus Provides Consistent and Sterilizing Protection in Multiple Immunocompetent and Immunocompromised Animal Models18
Impact of inter-genotypic recombination and probe cross-reactivity on the performance of the Abbott RealTi m e HCV Genotype II assay for hepatitis C genotyping52
The characteristics and outcomes of human metapneumovirus infection in hospitalized older adults35
Absence of nosocomial transmission of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) due to SARS-CoV-2 in the prepandemic phase in Hong Kong15
The Cellular Kinase Inhibitor OSU-03012 Inhibits Enterovirus 71 In Vitro27
Rapid response research to emerging epidemic arboviral diseases: Zika virus infection24
Infection Control Preparedness for Human Infection With Influenza A H7N9 in Hong Kong84
Metabolomic Profiling of Plasma from Melioidosis Patients Using UHPLC-QTOF MS Reveals Novel Biomarkers for Diagnosis118
Penicillium marneffei infection and impaired IFN-γ immunity in humans with autosomal-dominant gain-of-phosphorylation STAT1 mutations76
An unusual nosocomial outbreak of transfusion transmitted Japanese encephalitis26
Clinical Performance of the Luminex NxTAG CoV Extended Panel for SARS-CoV-2 Detection in Nasopharyngeal Specimens from COVID-19 Patients in Hong Kong21
The cellular kinase inhibitor AR-12 inhibits Zika virus in vitro and in vivo18
Epidemiology, Seroprevalence, and Clinical Manifestations of Immunodeficiency due to Autoantibody Against Interferon Gamma in Hong Kong62
Clinical characteristics and molecular epidemiology of hepatitis E in Shenzhen, China: a shift toward foodborne transmission of hepatitis E virus infection64
Epidemiological and Clinical Characteristics of Human Hepegivirus 1 Infection in Patients With Hepatitis C12
High recurrence rate supports need for secondary prophylaxis in non-HIV patients with disseminated mycobacterium avium complex infection: a multi-center observational study77
Outbreak of intestinal infection due to Rhizopus microsporus268
The ‘Not So Common’ Causes of Central Nervous System Infection in Hong Kong: Diagnoses You Cannot Afford to Miss39
Seven years follow-up of combined influenza and 23-valent pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine in older subjects28
Immunogenicity of intradermal trivalent influenza vaccine with topical imiquimod: a doubleblind randomised controlled trial51
First detection and complete genome sequence of a phylogenetically distinct human polyomavirus 6 highly prevalent in human bile samples88
Improved detection of Zika virus RNA in human and animal specimens by a novel, highly sensitive and specific real-time RT-PCR assay targeting the 5'-untranslated region of Zika virus69
Avian-Origin Influenza A(H7N9) Infection in Influenza A(H7N9)-Affected Areas of China: A Serological Study119
Clinical outcome of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli bacteremia in an area with high endemicity65
Improved Molecular Diagnosis of COVID-19 by the Novel, Highly Sensitive and Specific COVID-19-RdRp/Hel Real-Time Reverse Transcription-PCR Assay Validated In Vitro and with Clinical Specimens36
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) Coronavirus ORF8 Protein Is Acquired from SARS-Related Coronavirus from Greater Horseshoe Bats through Recombination155
Differential susceptibility of different cell lines to swine-origin influenza A H1N1, seasonal human influenza A H1N1, and avian influenza A H5N1 viruses184
Genetic diversity of alpha-coronavirus in bats from China159
Talaromyces (Penicillium) marneffei infection in non-HIV-infected patients100
Potent neutralizing antibodies against multiple epitopes on SARS-CoV-2 spike23
From SARS Coronavirus to Novel Animal and Human Coronaviruses28
Decolonization of gastrointestinal carriage of vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium: case series and review of literature81
Detection of community-associated MRSA as a result of the unmasking effect of antibiotic treatment193
SARS-CoV-2 induces a more robust innate immune response and replicates less efficiently than SARS-CoV in the human intestines: An ex vivo study with implications on pathogenesis of COVID-1910
Human coronavirus dependency on host heat shock protein 90 reveals an antiviral target18
The role of community-wide wearing of face mask for control of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) epidemic due to SARS-CoV-223
Zika virus NS5 protein suppresses type I and type III interferon signaling but augments type II interferon signaling54
Q fever: Underdiagnosed in Hong Kong?202
Identification of nsp1 gene as the target of SARS‐CoV‐2 real‐time RT‐PCR using nanopore whole‐genome sequencing26
Antiviral Therapy for Emerging Infectious Diseases with Focus on Middle East Respiratory Syndrome41
Introduction of an electronic monitoring system for monitoring compliance with Moments 1 and 4 of the WHO "My 5 Moments for Hand Hygiene" methodology210
Primary infective spondylodiscitis caused by Lactococcus garvieae and a review of human L. garvieae infections149
Emergence in China of human disease due to avian influenza A(H10N8) - Cause for concern?185
Mycobacterium chlorophenolicum: An uncommon cause of peritonitis in a peritoneal dialysis patient.92
Infection of bat and human intestinal organoids by SARS-CoV-237
Burkholderia Cepacia Exit-site infection in peritoneal dialysis patients - clinical characteristics and treatment outcomes86
BanLec, a banana lectin, is a potent inhibitor of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus in in vitro assays101
Development of an in ovo system for evaluation of antivirals against Zika virus66
Productive replication of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus in monocyte-derived dendritic cells modulates innate immune response229
Identification of Sterol Regulatory Element Binding Protein-Dependent Lipidomic Reprogramming as a Broad-Spectrum Antiviral Target42
Surveillance for Zika virus infection among asymptomatic returning travelers from the Rio Olympic and Paralymic Games79
SARS outbreak: What have we learned?48
Yeast identification by sequencing, biochemical kits, MALDI–TOF MS and rep-PCR DNA fingerprinting90
Lipidomic Profiling Reveals Significant Perturbations of Intracellular Lipid Homeostasis in Enterovirus-Infected Cells39
Antimicrobial stewardship program directed at broad-spectrum intravenous antibiotics prescription in a tertiary hospital229
Laboratory diagnosis of returning travellers from Brazil with suspected Zika virus exposure30
First report of spontaneous intrapartum Atopobium vaginae bacteremia154
Comparative replication and immune activation profiles of SARS-CoV-2 and SARS-CoV in human lungs: an ex vivo study with implications for the pathogenesis of COVID-19101
Clinical characteristics, laboratory identification, and in vitro antifungal susceptibility of Yarrowia (Candida) lipolytica isolates causing fungemia: a multicenter, prospective surveillance study176
Repurposing novobiocin as a flavivirus protease inhibitor31
Serological surveillance for Penicillium marneffei infection in HIV-infected patients during 2004–2011 in Guangzhou, China77
Metallodrug Pylorid suppresses SARS-CoV-2 replication and relieves virus-associated pneumonia in Syrian hamsters28
Transmission of rat hepatitis E virus infection to humans in Hong Kong: a clinical and epidemiological analysis41
Streptobacillus hongkongensis sp. nov., isolated from patients with quinsy and septic arthritis, and emended descriptions of the genus Streptobacillus and Streptobacillus moniliformis138
Genotype 4 Hepatitis E Virus Is A Cause Of Chronic Hepatitis In Renal Transplant Recipients In Hong Kong101
Rediscovery of Banana Lectin (BanLec) as a pan-coronavirus antiviral: in vitro & ex vivo evidence200
Clostridium difficile isolates with increased sporulation: Emergence of PCR ribotype 002 in Hong Kong152
Novel antiviral activity and mechanism of bromocriptine as a Zika virus NS2B-NS3 protease inhibitor189
Hemagglutinin of influenza A virus binds specifically to cell surface nucleolin and plays a role in virus internalization104
Evaluation of simple nucleic acid extraction methods for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 in nasopharyngeal and saliva specimens during global shortage of extraction kits27
Quasispecies of the D225G substitution in the hemagglutinin of pandemic influenza A(H1N1) 2009 virus from patients with severe disease in Hong Kong, China197
Use of the human colorectal adenocarcinoma (Caco-2) cell line for isolating respiratory viruses from nasopharyngeal aspirates.182
Structure-based discovery of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus fusion inhibitor.67
Broad-spectrum antivirals for the emerging Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus.226
Robust SARS-CoV-2 infection in nasal turbinates after treatment with systemic neutralizing antibodies36
Oseltamivir-resistant influenza A pandemic (H1N1) 2009 virus, Hong Kong, China186
Nosocomial transmission of chickenpox and varicella zoster virus seroprevalence rate amongst healthcare workers in a teaching hospital in China16
Characterization of the Lipidomic Profile of Human Coronavirus-Infected Cells: Implications for Lipid Metabolism Remodeling upon Coronavirus Replication193
Close ancestor of Civet SARS-CoV from SARS-related coronavirus from greater horseshoe bats in Yunnan, China71
Beneficial effect of combinational methylprednisolone and remdesivir in hamster model of SARS-CoV-2 infection18
Early-Morning vs Spot Posterior Oropharyngeal Saliva for Diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 Infection: Implication of Timing of Specimen Collection for Community-Wide Screening47
Evaluation of the molecular Xpert Xpress Flu/RSV assay vs. Alere i Influenza A & B assay for rapid detection of influenza viruses99
Broad-Spectrum Host-Based Antivirals Targeting the Interferon and Lipogenesis Pathways as Potential Treatment Options for the Pandemic Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)41
A systematic approach to novel virus discovery in emerging infectious disease outbreaks84
Evaluation of RealStar® Alpha Herpesvirus PCR Kit for Detection of HSV-1, HSV-2, and VZV in Clinical Specimens10
Selective Activation of Type II Interferon Signaling by Zika Virus NS5 Protein78
Establishing an eLearning Platform in Clinical Neurosciences110
Epidemiology and clinical features of Shewanella infection over an eight-year period151
Identification And Characteristics Of The Newly Emerged Subclades Of Enterovirus D68 Associated With Severe Respiratory/central Nervous System Infections In Hong Kong74
Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Interpreted: Human Herpesvirus 6B Pneumonia66
Emerging infectious diseases in southern China - the HKU perspective25
Comparison of a novel single-tube nested real-time PCR assay with FilmArray Respiratory Panel for detection of adenovirus78
Differential cell line susceptibility to the emerging Zika virus: implications for disease pathogenesis, non-vector-borne human transmission and animal reservoirs152
Cutaneous hyalohyphomycosis due to Parengyodontium album gen. et comb. nov.140
Genetic diversity of Aspergillus species isolated from onychomycosis and Aspergillus hongkongensis sp. nov., with implications to antifungal susceptibility testing168
Zika fever and congenital Zika syndrome: An unexpected emerging arboviral disease100
High titer and avidity of nonneutralizing antibodies against influenza vaccine antigen are associated with severe influenza191
Epidemiology of Klebsiella oxytoca-associated diarrhea detected by simmons citrate agar supplemented with inositol, tryptophan, and bile salts216
Identification of specific metabolites in culture supernatant of Mycobacterium tuberculosis using metabolomics: exploration of potential biomarkers112
Evaluation of NxTAG Respiratory Pathogen Panel and Comparison with xTAG Respiratory Viral Panel Fast v2 and Film Array Respiratory Panel for Detecting Respiratory Pathogens in Nasopharyngeal Aspirates and Swine/Avian-Origin Influenza A Subtypes in Culture Isolates65
Carcinoembryonic Antigen-Related Cell Adhesion Molecule 5 Is an Important Surface Attachment Factor That Facilitates Entry of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus112
Emergence of an interclade recombinant in Enterovirus D6858
Clinical management and infection control of SARS: lessons learned.83
The natural viral load profile of patients with pandemic 2009 influenza A(H1N1) and the effect of oseltamivir treatment127
Emergence of Cytomegalovirus Mononucleosis Syndrome Among Young Adults in Hong Kong Linked to Falling Seroprevalence: Results of a 14-Year Seroepidemiological Study33
Repurposing hexachlorophene as an entry inhibitor of Huaiyangshan banyangvirus (formerly severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus)42
Targeting SUMO Modification of the Non-Structural Protein 5 of Zika Virus as a Host-Targeting Antiviral Strategy43
Viral lung infections: epidemiology, virology, clinical features, and management of avian influenza A(H7N9)167
Differential cell line susceptibility to the emerging novel human betacoronavirus 2c EMC/2012: implications on disease pathogenesis and clinical manifestation.116
Development of three-dimensional human intestinal organoids as a physiologically relevant model for characterizing the viral replication kinetics and antiviral susceptibility of enteroviruses17
Urinary shedding pattern of polyomaviruses in patients with ketamine uropathy135
The lower serum immunoglobulin G2 level in severe cases than in mild cases of pandemic H1N1 2009 influenza is associated with cytokine dysregulation153
Clinical spectrum of Exophiala infections and a novel Exophiala species, Exophiala hongkongensis107
First report of brain abscess caused by a satelliting phenotypic variant of helcococcus kunzii50
Zika virus NS5 protein differentially modulates type I and type II interferon signaling51
Human intestinal tract serves as an alternative infection route for Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus101
OSU-03012 inhibits ZIKV replication by targeting the pAKT pathway25
Lactobacillus rhamnosus hepatic abscess associated with Mirizzi syndrome: a case report and review of the literature163
First report of chronic implant-related septic arthritis and osteomyelitis due to Kytococcus schroeteri and a review of human K. schroeteri infections182
Coronaviruses: Options for Treatment39
Detection of Human Polyomavirus 6 in the Bile Samples of Patients with Acute Gallstone Cholangitis60
Efficacy of intradermal trivalent influenza vaccine with topical imiquimod, a potent synthetic toll-like receptor 7 agonist68
Internal transcribed spacer region sequence heterogeneity in Rhizopus microsporus: Implications for molecular diagnosis in clinical microbiology laboratories216
Infection of immunocompromised patients by avian H9N2 influenza A virus336
The emergence of influenza A H7N9 in human beings 16 years after influenza A H5N1: a tale of two cities172
Sequential introduction of single room isolation and hand hygiene campaign in the control of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in intensive care unit187
Clostridium difficile ribotype 027 arrives in Hong Kong229
Comparative evaluation of a laboratory-developed real-time PCR assay and RealStar® Adenovirus PCR Kit for quantitative detection of human adenovirus33
A sensitive and specific antigen detection assay for Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus83
D225G mutation in hemagglutinin of pandemic influenza H1N1 (2009) virus enhances virulence in mice217
Epidemiological and clinical characteristics of patients with anti-interferon-gamma autoantibodies associated with opportunistic infections in Hong Kong45
Hepatic phaeohyphomycosis due to <i>Pleurostoma hongkongensis</i>, a novel species41
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus: another zoonotic betacoronavirus causing SARS-like disease100
Host and viral determinants for efficient SARS-CoV-2 infection of the human lung27
A Case Series of Children With Coronavirus Disease 2019: What Have We Learned?6
Reactive and Infective Dermatoses Associated with Adult-Onset Immunodeficiency due to Anti-Interferon-Gamma Autoantibody: Sweet's Syndrome and Beyond188
Upper urinary tract infection with extended-spectrum beta-lactamase positive organisms: prevalence and risk factors of infection in a tertiary centre63
Characterization of a novel mouse model for Zika virus infection using dexamethasone-immunosuppressed mice88
Genomic characterization of the 2019 novel human-pathogenic coronavirus isolated from a patient with atypical pneumonia after visiting Wuhan34
Natural Transmission of Bat-like Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Without Proline-Arginine-Arginine-Alanine Variants in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients35
Efficacy of Clarithromycin-Naproxen-Oseltamivir Combination in the Treatment of Patients Hospitalized for Influenza A(H3N2) Infection: An Open-label Randomized, Controlled, Phase IIb/III Trial134
Fatal pancytopenia due to albendazole treatment for strongyloidiasis97
Prevention of nosocomial transmission of norovirus by strategic infection control measures460
Management of an incident of failed sterilization of surgical instruments in a dental clinic in Hong Kong339
Viral load in patients infected with pandemic H1N1 2009 influenza A virus193
Clofazimine broadly inhibits coronaviruses including SARS-CoV-222
Fatal anti-aquaporin-4 seropositive neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorder in tuberculosis75
Lipidomic profiling reveals significant perturbations of intracellular lipid homeostasis in enterovirus-infected cells39
Differentiated human airway organoids to assess infectivity of emerging influenza virus109
Escalating infection control response to the rapidly evolving epidemiology of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) due to SARS-CoV-2 in Hong Kong15
Activation of C-type lectin receptor and (RIG)-I-like receptors contributes to proinflammatory response in middle east respiratory syndrome coronavirus-infected macrophages26
Zika Virus Infection in Dexamethasone-immunosuppressed Mice Demonstrating Disseminated Infection with Multi-organ Involvement Including Orchitis Effectively Treated by Recombinant Type I Interferons115
Effect of clinical and virological parameters on the level of neutralizing antibody against pandemic influenza A virus H1N1 2009224
Interspecies transmission and emergence of novel viruses: lessons from bats and birds.276
Toll-like receptor 7 agonist imiquimod in combination with influenza vaccine expedites and augments humoral immune responses against influenza A(H1N1)pdm09 virus infection in BALB/c mice71
Laboratory Diagnosis of Invasive Fungal Infection in Transplant Recipients: Theory & Practice25
The emerging novel Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus: the “knowns” and “unknowns”.172
Active replication of middle east respiratory syndrome coronavirus and aberrant induction of inflammatory cytokines and chemokines in human macrophages: Implications for pathogenesis155
Attenuated SARS-CoV-2 variants with deletions at the S1/S2 junction53
Commissioned study on conducting tests for Zika virus among asymptomatic people returning from the 2016 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games13
Haemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis: An uncommon clinical presentation of tuberculosis66
Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus and bat coronavirus HKU9 both can utilize GRP78 for attachment onto host cells84
Cross-species transmission and emergence of novel viruses from birds56
Clinical, Virological, and Histopathological Manifestations of Fatal Human Infections by Avian Influenza A(H7N9) Virus130
The use of high-resolution melting analysis for rapid spa typing on methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates184
Screening of an FDA-Approved Drug Library with a Two-Tier System Identifies an Entry Inhibitor of Severe Fever with Thrombocytopenia Syndrome Virus51
Disseminated penicilliosis, recurrent bacteremic nontyphoidal salmonellosis, and burkholderiosis associated with acquired immunodeficiency due to autoantibody against gamma interferon151
Control and prevention of Zika virus infection: the Hong Kong experience36
Improving the specific diagnosis of trematode, cestode and nematode infections by a multiplex single-tube real-time PCR assay37
Delayed induction of proinflammatory cytokines and suppression of innate antiviral response by the novel Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus: implications for pathogenesis and treatment204
Clinical, epidemiological, and molecular analyses of the largest dengue outbreak in Hong Kong in the last 15 years23
Japanese Encephalitis Virus Transmitted Via Blood Transfusion, Hong Kong, China59
Improved detection of Zika virus RNA in human and animal specimens by a novel, highly sensitive and specific real-time RT-PCR assay targeting the 5′-untranslated region of Zika virus84
A familial cluster of pneumonia associated with the 2019 novel coronavirus indicating person-to-person transmission: a study of a family cluster70
Cross-reactive antibodies in convalescent SARS patients' sera against the emerging novel human coronavirus EMC (2012) by both immunofluorescent and neutralizing antibody tests260
Prevention of nosocomial transmission of swine-origin pandemic influenza virus A/H1N1 by infection control bundle124
Identification of a Novel Betacoronavirus (Merbecovirus) in Amur Hedgehogs from China42
A novel psittacine adenovirus identified during an outbreak of avian chlamydiosis and human psittacosis: zoonosis associated with virus-bacterium coinfection in birds125
Viral pneumonia: diagnosis and management49
Assessment of Antigen and Molecular Tests with Serial Specimens from a Patient with Influenza A(H7N9) Infection93
Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 in Hong Kong and in residents evacuated from Hubei province, China: a multicohort study41
Comparative tropism, replication kinetics, and cell damage profiling of SARS-CoV-2 and SARS-CoV with implications for clinical manifestations, transmissibility, and laboratory studies of COVID-19: an observational study40
Host genes and influenza pathogenesis in humans: an emerging paradigm60
Surgical Mask Partition Reduces the Risk of Noncontact Transmission in a Golden Syrian Hamster Model for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)28
Subcutaneous Phaeohyphomycotic Nodule Due to Phialemoniopsis hongkongensis sp. nov.60
Studying the transmission dynamics of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Hong Kong using spa typing271