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2022

  1. Adam AS, Cotton F, Cantinieaux B, Benyaich S, Gulbis B. Screening for hereditary spherocytosis in daily practice: what is the best algorithm using erythrocyte and reticulocyte parameters? Ann Hematol 2022. doi: 10.1007/s00277-022-04845-4.
  2. Adam AS, Benyaich S, Colard M, Benghiat FS, Cotton F, Gulbis B. Rare unstable and low oxygen affinity haemoglobin variant, Hb Hazebrouck, detected on Sysmex XN-9000. Clin Chem Lab Med 2022;doi: 10.1515/cclm-2021-1301.
  3. Cupaiolo R, Cherkaoui S, Serrano G, Dauby N, Georgala A, Blumental S, Maillart E, Hites M, Hallin M, Martiny D. Antimicrobial susceptibility testing determined by Alfred 60/AST (Alifax®) in a multi-sites lab: performance's evaluation and optimization of workflow. J Microbiol Methods 2022;194:106433. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2022.106433.
  4. Fage D, Brilleman R, Deprez G, Payen MC, Cotton F. J Development, validation and clinical use of a LC-MS/MS method for the simultaneous determination of the nine main antituberculosis drugs in human plasma. J Pharm Biomed Anal 2022; 215:114776. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpba.2022.114776.
  5. Ghorra N, Goushchi A, Konopnicki D, Libois A, Lagrou K, Wind A, Montesinos I, Hallin M, Miendje Deyi VY. Disseminated histoplasmosis diagnosed by cross-reactivity with the Aspergillus galactomannan antigen in an HIV-positive patient.  J Mycol Med 2022;32:101244.
  6. doi: 10.1016/j.mycmed.2022.101244.
  7. Lauwers M, Frikha A, Fage F, Duterme C, De Vos N, Cotton F, Wolff F. Development and validation of a simple correction method for the measurement of neuron-specific enolase in hemolyzed serum samples.  Scan J Clin Lab Invest 2022;82:12-7. DOI: 10.1080/00365513.2021.2009021.
  8. Lazarova E, Gulbis B. Influence of diabetes and hypercholesterolemia on laboratory methods for hereditary spherocytosis diagnosis. J Clin Lab Anal 2022 Mar;36:e24248. doi: 10.1002/jcla.24248.
  9. Miendje Deyi VY, Nonhoff C, Hallin M, Martiny D. Temporal evolution of temocillin susceptibility to Enterobacterales in Belgian hospitals, comments on 'Temocillin susceptibility among Enterobacterales strains recovered from blood culture in France'. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2022;103:115682. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2022.115682.
  10. Ponthieux F, Dauby N, Maillart E, Fils JF, Smet J, Claus M, Besse-Hammer T, De Bels D, Corazza F, Nagant C. Tocilizumab-Induced Unexpected Increase of Several Inflammatory Cytokines in Critically Ill COVID-19 Patients: The Anti-Inflammatory Side of IL-6. Viral Immunol 2022;35:60-70. doi: 10.1089/vim.2021.0111.
  11. Yin N, Debuysschere C, Daubie V, Hildebrand M, Martin C, Curac S, Ponthieux F, Payen MC, Vandenberg O, Hallin M. Evaluation and Modelling of the Performance of an Automated SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Assay According to Sample Type, Target Population and Epidemic Trends.  Diagnostics 2022;12:447. doi: 10.3390/diagnostics12020447.
  12. Anantharajah A, Deltombe M, de Barsy M, Evrard S, Denis O, Bogaerts P, Hallin M, Miendje Deyi VY, Pierard D, Bruynseels P, Boelens J, Glupczynski Y, Huang TD. Characterization of hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates in Belgium. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2022 2022;41:859-865. doi: 10.1007/s10096-022-04438-z.
  13. Baede VO, David MZ, Andrasevic AT, Blanc DS, Borg M, Brennan G, Catry B, Chabaud A, Empel J, Enger H, Hallin M, Ivanova M, Kronenberg A, Kuntaman K, Larsen AR, Latour K, Lindsay JA, Pichon B, Santosaningsih D, Schouls LM, Vandenesch F, Werner G, Żabicka D, Žemličková H, Seifert H, Vos MC; MRSA Surveillance Worldwide Study Group (ISAC), the ESCMID Study Group for Nosocomial Infections (ESGNI), the ESCMID Study Group for Staphylococci and Staphylococcal Diseases (ESGS). MRSA surveillance programmes worldwide: moving towards a harmonised international approach.  Int J Antimicrob Agents 2022;59:106538. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2022.106538.
  14. Dauby N, Gobert C, Benslimane A, Nagant C, Necsoi C, Van Den Wijngaert S, Corazza F, Delforge M, de Wit S. Durability of tetanus seroprotection in people living with HIV. AIDS 2022. doi: 10.1097/QAD.0000000000003206.
  15. Deckers C, Soleimani R, Denis O, Bogaerts P, Berhin C, Rodríguez-Villalobos H, Descy J, Hallin M, Nonhoff C, Desmet S, Magerman K, Van den Abeele AM, Lissoir B, Matheeussen V, Vernelen K, Huang TD; Belgian National Antibiogram Committee. Multicentre interlaboratory analysis of routine susceptibility testing with a challenge panel of resistant strains.  J Glob Antimicrob Resist 2022;28:125-129. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2021.12.020.
  16. Dethioux L, Dauby N, Montesinos I, Rebuffat E, Hainaut M. SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence in children and their family members, July-October 2020, Brussels.  Eur J Pediatr 2022;181:1009-1016. doi: 10.1007/s00431-021-04284-9.
  17. Farfour E, Dortet L, Guillard T, Chatelain N, Poisson A, Mizrahi A, Fournier D, Bonnin RA, Degand N, Morand P, Janvier F, Fihman V, Corvec S, Broutin L, Le Brun C, Yin N, Héry-Arnaud G, Grillon A, Bille E, Jean-Pierre H, Amara M, Jaureguy F, Isnard C, Cattoir V, Diedrich T, Flevin E, Merens A, Jacquier H, Vasse M, On Behalf Of The Gmc Study Group. Antimicrobial Resistance in Enterobacterales Recovered from Urinary Tract Infections in France. Pathogens 2022;11:356. doi: 10.3390/pathogens11030356.
  18. Feucherolles M, Nennig M, Becker SL, Martiny D, Losch S, Penny C, Cauchie HM, Ragimbeau. Combination of MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry and Machine Learning for Rapid Antimicrobial Resistance Screening: The Case of Campylobacter spp.  Front Microbiol 2022;12:804484. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.804484.
  19. Gicart M, De Weweire A, Demulder D, De Wilde V. Acquired hemophilia A revealed by spontaneous bleeding in an 80-year-old man: a marginal diagnosis?  Acta Clin Belg 2022;77:93-95. doi: 10.1080/17843286.2020.1768735.
  20. Hoste L, Roels L, Naesens L, Bosteels V, Vanhee S, Dupont S, Bosteels C, Browaeys R, Vandamme N, Verstaen K, Roels J, Van Damme KFA, Maes B, De Leeuw E, Declercq J, Aegerter H, Seys L, Smole U, De Prijck S, Vanheerswynghels M, Claes K, Debacker V, Van Isterdael G, Backers L, Claes KBM, Bastard P, Jouanguy E, Zhang SY, Mets G, Dehoorne J, Vandekerckhove K, Schelstraete P, Willems J; MIS-C Clinicians, Stordeur P, Janssens S, Beyaert R, Saeys Y, Casanova JL, Lambrecht BN, Haerynck F, Tavernier SJ. TIM3+ TRBV11-2 T cells and IFNγ signature in patrolling monocytes and CD16+ NK cells delineate MIS-C. J Exp Med 2022;219:e20211381. doi: 10.1084/jem.20211381.
  21. Huits R, Feyens AM, Lonneville N, Peyrassol X, Adam AS, Gulbis B, Van Esbroeck M. Diagnosis and clinical relevance of co-inheritance of haemoglobin D-Punjab/β+-thalassemia traits in an immigrant Afghan family. J Clin Pathol 2022;jclinpath-2021-208009. doi: 10.1136/jclinpath-2021-208009.
  22. Larsen J, Raisen CL, Ba X, Sadgrove NJ, Padilla-González GF, Simmonds MSJ, Loncaric I, Kerschner H, Apfalter P, Hartl R, Deplano A, Vandendriessche S, Černá Bolfíková B, Hulva P, Arendrup MC, Hare RK, Barnadas C, Stegger M, Sieber RN, Skov RL, Petersen A, Angen Ø, Rasmussen SL, Espinosa-Gongora C, Aarestrup FM, Lindholm LJ, Nykäsenoja SM, Laurent F, Becker K, Walther B, Kehrenberg C, Cuny C, Layer F, Werner G, Witte W, Stamm I, Moroni P, Jørgensen HJ, de Lencastre H, Cercenado E, García-Garrote F, Börjesson S, Hæggman S, Perreten V, Teale CJ, Waller AS, Pichon B, Curran MD, Ellington MJ, Welch JJ, Peacock SJ, Seilly DJ, Morgan FJE, Parkhill J, Hadjirin NF, Lindsay JA, Holden MTG, Edwards GF, Foster G, Paterson GK, Didelot X, Holmes MA, Harrison EM, Larsen AR. Emergence of methicillin resistance predates the clinical use of antibiotics. Nature 2022;602:135-141. doi: 10.1038/s41586-021-04265-w.
  23. Laumen JGE, Abdellati S, Van Dijck C, Martiny D, De Baetselier I, Manoharan-Basil SS, Van den Bossche D, Kenyon C. A Novel Method to Assess Antimicrobial Susceptibility in Commensal Oropharyngeal Neisseria-A Pilot Study. Antibiotics 2022;11:100. doi: 10.3390/antibiotics11010100. 
  24. Laumen JGE, Van Dijck C, Abdellati S, De Baetselier I, Serrano G, Manoharan-Basil SS, Bottieau E, Martiny D, Kenyon C. Antimicrobial susceptibility of commensal Neisseria in a general population and men who have sex with men in Belgium. Sci Rep 2022;12:9. doi: 10.1038/s41598-021-03995-1.
  25. Lechien JR, Chiesa-Estomba CM, Cabaraux P, Mat Q, Huet K, Harmegnies B, Horoi M, Le Bon SD, Rodriguez A, Dequanter D, Hans S, Crevier-Buchman L, Hochet B, Distinguin L, Chekkoury-Idrissi Y, Circiu M, El Afia F, Barillari MR, Cammaroto G, Fakhry N, Michel J, Radulesco T, Martiny D, Lavigne P, Jouffe L, Descamps G, Journe F, Trecca EMC, Hsieh J, Delgado IL, Calvo-Henriquez C, Vergez S, Khalife M, Molteni G, Mannelli G, Cantarella G, Tucciarone M, Souchay C, Leich P, Ayad T, Saussez S. Features of Mild-to-Moderate COVID-19 Patients With Dysphonia.  J Voice 2022;36:249-255. doi: 10.1016/j.jvoice.2020.05.012.
  26. Le Moine C, Soyfoo MS, Mekkaoui L, Dahma H, Tant L. Impaired humoral immunogenicity of SARS-CoV-2 vaccination in rheumatoid arthritis patients. J Rheumatol 2022:jrheum.211270. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.211270.
  27. Ombelet S, Natale A, Ronat JB, Kesteman T, Vandenberg O, Jacobs J, Hardy L. Biphasic versus monophasic manual blood culture bottles for low-resource settings: an in-vitro study. Lancet Microbe 2022;3:e124-e132. doi: 10.1016/S2666-5247(21)00241-X.
  28. Ombelet S, Natale A, Ronat JB, Vandenberg O, Jacobs J, Hardy L. Considerations in evaluating equipment-free blood culture bottles: A short protocol for use in low-resource settings. PLoS One. 2022;17:e0267491. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0267491.
  29. Poon R, Basuino L, Satishkumar N, Chatterjee A, Mukkayyan N, Buggeln E, Huang L, Nair V, Argudín MA, Datta SK, Chambers HF, Chatterjee SS. Loss of GdpP Function in Staphylococcus aureus Leads to β-Lactam Tolerance and Enhanced Evolution of β-Lactam Resistance.  Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2022;66:e0143121. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01431-21.
  30. Rodriguez EVC, Bouazza FZ, Dauby N, Mullier F, d'Otreppe S, Jissendi Tchofo P, Bartiaux M, Sirjacques C, Roman A, Hermans C, Cliquennois M. Fatal vaccine-induced immune thrombotic thrombocytopenia (VITT) post Ad26.COV2.S: first documented case outside US.  Infection 2022;50:531-536. doi: 10.1007/s15010-021-01712-8.
  31. Selimaj Kontoni V, Lepage P, Hainaut M, Miendje Deyi VY, Maatheus W, Pace D. Paediatric enteric fever in Brussels: a case series over 16 years. Eur J Pediatr 2022;181:1151-1158. doi: 10.1007/s00431-021-04309-3.
  32. Vandergraesen T, Mekkaoui L, Dahma H, Soyfoo M, Tant L. Immunogenicity of COVID-19 vaccination in patients with ankylosing spondylitis: a monocentric prospective belgian cohort study. J Rheumatol 2022:jrheum.211313. doi: 10.3899/jrheum.211313.
  33. Verdikt R, Bendoumou M, Bouchat S, Nestola L, Pasternak AO, Darcis G, Avettand-Fenoel V, Vanhulle C, Aït-Ammar A, Santangelo M, Plant E, Douce VL, Delacourt N, Cicilionytė A, Necsoi C, Corazza F, Passaes CPB, Schwartz C, Bizet M, Fuks F, Sáez-Cirión A, Rouzioux C, De Wit S, Berkhout B, Gautier V, Rohr O, Van Lint C. Novel role of UHRF1 in the epigenetic repression of the latent HIV-1. EBioMedicine 2022;79:103985. doi: 10.1016/j.ebiom.2022.103985. 
  34. Wegner F, Roloff T, Huber M, Cordey S, Ramette A, Gerth Y, Bertelli C, Stange M, Seth-Smith HMB, Mari A, Leuzinger K, Cerutti L, Harshman K, Xenarios I, Le Mercier P, Bittel P, Neuenschwander S, Opota O, Fuchs J, Panning M, Michel C, Hallin M, Demuyser T, De Mendonca R, Savelkoul P, Dingemans J, van der Veer B, Boers SA, Claas ECJ, Coolen JPM, Melchers WJG, Gunell M, Kallonen T, Vuorinen T, Hakanen AJ, Bernhoff E, Hetland MAK, Golan Berman H, Adar S, Moran-Gilad J, Wolf DG, Leib SL, Nolte O, Kaiser L, Schmutz S, Kufner V, Zaheri M, Trkola A, Aamot HV, Hirsch HH, Greub G, Egli A. External Quality Assessment of SARS-CoV-2 Sequencing: an ESGMD-SSM Pilot Trial across 15 European Laboratories. J Clin Microbiol 2022;60:e0169821. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01698-21.

2021

  1. Argudín MA, Deplano A, Nonhoff C, Yin N, Michel C, Martiny D, De Keersmaecker SCJ, Hallin M. Epidemiology of the Staphylococcus aureus CA-MRSA USA300 in Belgium.  Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2021;40:2335-2347. doi: 10.1007/s10096-021-04286-3.
  2. Debaugnies F, Mahadeb B, Nagant C, Meuleman N, De Bels D, Wolff F, Gottignies P, Salaroli A, Borde P, Voué M, Corazza F. Biomarkers for Early Diagnosis of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis in Critically Ill Patients. J Clin Immunol 2021;41:658-665. doi: 10.1007/s10875-020-00950-z.
  3. Deleers M, Breiman A, Daubie V, Maggetto C, Barreau I, Besse T, Clémenceau B, Ruvoën-Clouet N, Fils JF, Maillart E, Doyen V, Mahadeb B, Jani JC, Van der Linden P, Cannie MM, Hayef N, Corazza F, Le Pendu J, El Kenz H. Covid-19 and blood groups: ABO antibody levels may also matter. Int J Infect Dis 2021;104:242-249. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2020.12.025.
  4. Doyen V, Truyens C, Nhu Thi H, Mong HTT, Le Chi T, De Blay F, Huynh PTN, Michel O, Corazza F. Helminth infection induces non-functional sensitization to house dust mites. PLoS One 2021;16:e0253887. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0253887.
  5. Diallo S, Demulder A, Freson K, Ferster A, Rozen L. Macrothrombocytopenia and stomatocytosis in sitosterolaemia. Br J Haematol 2021;194:804. doi: 10.1111/bjh.17518.
  6. Fage D, Deprez G, Fontaine B, Wolff F, Cotton F. Simultaneous determination of 8 beta-lactams and linezolid by an ultra-performance liquid chromatography method with UV detection and cross-validation with a commercial immunoassay for the quantification of linezolid. Talanta 2021;221:121641. doi: 10.1016/j.talanta.2020.121641.
  7. Gentelet M, Demulder A. Excès de mastocytes dans une moelle osseuse associé à des cellules lymphoplasmocytaires chez un patient de 55 ans atteint de macroglobulinémie de Waldenström. Ann Biol Clin 2021;79:92-93.
  8. Kamel O, Rozen O, Lecomte S, Heimann P, Demulder A. Pleural effusion as a rare sign of anaplastic large cell lymphoma in a COVID-19 patient: a case report and literature review. Int J Lab Hematol 2021;43:O211-O213. doi: 10.1111/ijlh.13521.
  9. Kamel O, Van Noten H, Argudín MA, Martiny D. Butyricimonas faecihominis and Eubacterium callanderi mixed bloodstream infection after appendicular peritonitis.  Anaerobe 2021;71:102419. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2021.102419.
  10. Mbiya BM, Kalombo DK, Mukendi YN, Daubie V, Mpoyi JK, Biboyi PM, Disashi GT, Gulbis B. Improvement of SCD morbimortality in children: experience in a remote area of an African country. BMC Health Serv Res 2021;21:294. doi: 10.1186/s12913-021-06286-7.
  11. Mekkaoui L, Hallin M, Mouchet F, Payen MC, Maillart E, Clevenbergh P, Georgala A, Van den Wijngaert S. Performance of Xpert MTB/RIF Ultra for diagnosis of pulmonary and extra-pulmonary tuberculosis, one year of use in a multi-centric hospital laboratory in Brussels, Belgium. PLoS One 2021;16:e0249734. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0249734.
  12. Michel C, Raimo M, Lazarevic V, Gaïa N, Leduc N, Knoop C, Hallin M, Vandenberg O, Schrenzel J, Grimaldi D, Hites M. Case Report: About a Case of Hyperammonemia Syndrome Following Lung Transplantation: Could Metagenomic Next-Generation Sequencing Improve the Clinical Management? Front Med 2021. doi.org/10.3389/fmed.2021.684040.
  13. Miendje Deyi VY, Mori M, Dauby N, Clevenbergh P, Mahadeb B, Loizidou A, Maillart E, Martiny D, Debyttere AL, Gerard M, Hallin M. Staggered enforcement of infection control and prevention measures following four consecutive potential laboratory exposures to imported Brucella melitensis.  Infect Prev Pract 2021;3:100128. doi: 10.1016/j.infpip.2021.100128.
  14. Montesinos I, Dahma H, Wolff F, Dauby N, Delaunoy S, Wuyts M, Detemmerman C, Duterme C, Vandenberg O, Martin C, Hallin M. Neutralizing antibody responses following natural SARS-CoV-2 infection: Dynamics and correlation with commercial serologic tests.  J Clin Virol 2021 Nov;144:104988. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2021.104988.
  15. Mukinayi BM, Cibeyibeyi GK, Tumba GD, Gulbis B. Drépanocytose en République Démocratique du Congo: quels sont les obstacles à un traitement par hydroxyurée? Pan Afr Med J 2021;38:41. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2021.38.41.18718.
  16. Vandenberg O, Martiny D, Rochas O, van Belkum A, Kozlakidis Z. Considerations for diagnostic COVID-19 tests.  Nat Rev Microbiol 2021;19:171-183. doi: 10.1038/s41579-020-00461-z.
  17. Wolff L, Martiny D, Miendje Deyi VY, Maillart E, Clevenbergh P, Dauby N. COVID-19-Associated Fusobacterium nucleatum Bacteremia, Belgium. Emerg Infect Dis 2021;27:975-977. doi: 10.3201/eid2703.202284.
  18. Yerbanga IW, Resendiz-Sharpe A, Bamba S, Lagrou K, Nakanabo Diallo S, Rodriguez-Villalobos H, Denis O, Montesinos I. First Investigative Study of Azole-Resistant Aspergillus fumigatus in the Environment in Burkina Faso.  Int J Environ Res Public Health 2021;18:2250. doi: 10.3390/ijerph18052250.
  19. Yin N, Debuysschere C, Decroly M, Bouazza FZ, Collot V, Martin C, Ponthieux F, Dahma H, Gilbert M, Wautier M, Duterme C, De Vos N, Delforge ML, Malinverni S, Cotton F, Bartiaux M, Hallin M. SARS-CoV-2 Diagnostic Tests: Algorithm and Field Evaluation From the Near Patient Testing to the Automated Diagnostic Platform. Front Med 2021;8:650581. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2021.650581.
  20. Yin N, Dellicour S, Daubie V, Franco N, Wautier M, Faes C, Van Cauteren D, Nymark L, Hens N, Gilbert M, Hallin M, Vandenberg O. Leveraging of SARS-CoV-2 PCR Cycle Thresholds Values to Forecast COVID-19 Trends. Front Med 2021;8:743988. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2021.743988. 
  21. Bazewicz M, Lhoir S, Makhoul D, Libois A, Van den Wijngaert S, Caspers L, Willermain F. Neurosyphilis cerebrospinal fluid findings in patients with ocular syphilis. Ocul Immunol Inflamm 2021;29:95-101. doi: 10.1080/09273948.2019.1672193.
  22. Breiman A, Ruvoën-Clouet N, Deleers D, Beauvais T, Jouand N, Rocher J, Bovin N, Labarrière N, El Kenz H, Le Pendu J. Low levels of natural anti-a-N-acetylgalactosamine (Tn) antibodies are associated with COVID-19. Front Microbiol 2021;12:641460. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2021.641460.
  23. Brueggemann AB, Jansen van Rensburg MJ, Shaw D, McCarthy ND, Jolley KA, Maiden MCJ, van der Linden MPG, Amin-Chowdhury Z, Bennett DE, Borrow R, Brandileone MC, Broughton K, Campbell R, Cao B, Casanova C, Choi EH, Chu YW, Clark SA, Claus H, Coelho J, Corcoran M, Cottrell S, Cunney RJ, Dalby T, Davies H, de Gouveia L, Deghmane AE, Demczuk W, Desmet S, Drew RJ, du Plessis M, Erlendsdottir H, Fry NK, Fuursted K, Gray SJ, Henriques-Normark B, Hale T, Hilty M, Hoffmann S, Humphreys H, Ip M, Jacobsson S, Johnston J, Kozakova J, Kristinsson KG, Krizova P, Kuch A, Ladhani SN, Lâm TT, Lebedova V, Lindholm L, Litt DJ, Martin I, Martiny D, Mattheus W, McElligott M, Meehan M, Meiring S, Mölling P, Morfeldt E, Morgan J, Mulhall RM, Muñoz-Almagro C, Murdoch DR, Murphy J, Musilek M, Mzabi A, Perez-Argüello A, Perrin M, Perry M, Redin A, Roberts R, Roberts M, Rokney A, Ron M, Scott KJ, Sheppard CL, Siira L, Skoczyńska A, Sloan M, Slotved HC, Smith AJ, Song JY, Taha MK, Toropainen M, Tsang D, Vainio A, van Sorge NM, Varon E, Vlach J, Vogel U, Vohrnova S, von Gottberg A, Zanella RC, Zhou F. Changes in the incidence of invasive disease due to Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, and Neisseria meningitidis during the COVID-19 pandemic in 26 countries and territories in the Invasive Respiratory Infection Surveillance Initiative: a prospective analysis of surveillance data. Lancet Digit Health 2021;3:e360-e370. doi: 10.1016/S2589-7500(21)00077-7.
  24. Carpentier C, Schandené L, Dewispelaere L, Heimann P, Cogan E, Roufosse F. CD3-CD4+ Lymphocytic Variant Hypereosinophilic Syndrome: Diagnostic Tools Revisited. J Allergy Clin Immunol Pract 2021;9:2426-2439.e7. doi: 10.1016/j.jaip.2021.01.030.
  25. Carton T, Mathieu E, Wolff F, Bouziotis J, Corvilain B, Driessens N. Two-day low-dose dexamethasone suppression test more accurate than overnight 1-mg in women taking oral contraceptives. Endocrinol Diabetes Metab 2021;26;4:e00255. doi: 10.1002/edm2.255.
  26. Coremans C, Delporte C, Cotton F, Van De Borne P, Zouaoui Boudjeltia K, Van Antwerpen P. Mass Spectrometry for the Monitoring of Lipoprotein Oxidations by Myeloperoxidase in Cardiovascular Diseases. Molecules 2021;26:5264. https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules2617526.
  27. Datlibagi A, Tran NAP, Dugauquier A, Hoornaert M, Mabchour A, Mayamba AR, Fayad G, Wautier M, Van den Wijngaert S, Debaisieux L, De Wilde V.  Moderate forms of COVID-19 among healthcare workers in a Belgian hospital and their immune response. Acta Clin Belg 2021;1-9.  doi: 10.1080/17843286.2021.1899695.
  28. Doyen V, Corazza F, Nhu Thi H, Le Chi T, Truyens C, Nagant C, Tran Thi Mong H, Fils JF, Thi Ngoc Huynh P, Michel O. Hookworm treatment induces a decrease of suppressive regulatory T cell associated with a Th2 inflammatory response. PLoS One 2021;16:e0252921. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0252921.
  29. Fastl C, Devleesschauwer B, van Cauteren D, Lajot A, Leroy M, Laisnez V, Schirvel C, Mahieu R, Pierard D, Michel C, Jacquinet S. The burden of legionnaires' disease in Belgium, 2013 to 2017.  Arch Public Health 2020;78:92. doi: 10.1186/s13690-020-00470-7.
  30. Feucherolles M, Nennig M, Becker SL, Martiny D, Losch S, Penny C, Cauchie HM, Ragimbeau C. Investigation of MALDI-TOF Mass Spectrometry for Assessing the Molecular Diversity of Campylobacter jejuni and Comparison with MLST and cgMLST: A Luxembourg One-Health Study. Diagnostics 2021;11:1949. doi: 10.3390/diagnostics11111949.
  31. Gilles A, Vermeersch S, Vermeersch P, Wolff F, Cotton F, Tilleux S, Cassiman D. Expert consensus statement on acute hepatic porphyria in Belgium. Acta Clin Belg 2021. doi: 10.1080/17843286.2021.1961056.
  32. Gobert C, Van Hauwermeiren C, Quoidbach C, Reschner A, Necsoi C, Benslimane A, Nagant C, Van den Wijngaert S, Delforge M, Corazza F, De Wit S, Dauby N. Tetanus seroprotection in people living with HIV: Risk factors for seronegativity, evaluation of medical history and a rapid dipstick test. Vaccine 2021;39:1963-1967. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2021.02.062.
  33. Goldman S, Bron D, Tousseyn T, Vierasu I, Dewispelaere L, Heimann P, Cogan E, Goldman M. Rapid Progression of Angioimmunoblastic T Cell Lymphoma Following BNT162b2 mRNA Vaccine Booster Shot: A Case Report. Front Med 2021;8:798095. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2021.798095.
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2020

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  36. Montesinos I, Gruson D, Kabamba B, Dahma H, Van den Wijngaert S, Reza S, Carbone V, Vandenberg O, Gulbis B, Wolff F, Rodriguez-Villalobos H. Evaluation of two automated and three rapid lateral flow immunoassays for the detection of anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies. J Clin Virol 2020;128:104413. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2020.104413.
  37. Montironi R, Cupaiolo R, Kadji C, Badr DA, Deleers M, Charles V, Vanderhulst J, El Kenz H, Jani JC. Management of sickle cell disease during pregnancy: experience in a third-level hospital and future recommendations. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2020;35:2345-2354. 
  38. Nguyen TK, Argudín MA, Deplano A, Nhung PH, Nguyen HA, Tulkens PM, Dodemont M, Van Bambeke F. Antibiotic Resistance, Biofilm Formation, and Intracellular Survival As Possible Determinants of Persistent or Recurrent Infections by Staphylococcus aureus in a Vietnamese Tertiary Hospital: Focus on Bacterial Response to Moxifloxacin. Microb Drug Resist 2020;26:537-544. doi: 10.1089/mdr.2019.0282.
  39. Saad Albichr I, Anantharajah A, Dodémont M, Hallin M, Verroken A, Rodriguez-Villalobos H. Evaluation of the automated BD Phoenix CPO Detect test for detection and classification of carbapenemases in Gram negatives.  Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2020;96:114911. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2019.114911.
  40. Taher AT, Iolascon A, Matar CF, Bou-Fakhredin R, de Franceschi L, Cappellini MD, Barcellini W, Russo R, Andolfo I, Tyan P, Gulbis B, Aydinok Y, Anagnou NP, Bencaiova GA, Tamary H, Martinez PA, Forni G, Vindigni R. Recommendations for Pregnancy in Rare Inherited Anemias. Hemasphere 2020;4:e446. doi: 10.1097/HS9.0000000000000446.
  41. Tram N, Chiodini B, Montesinos I, Vicinanza A, Beretta-Piccoli X, Gubbelmans N, Demey M, Genis N, Tilmanne A, Smeesters PR, Ismaili K. Rhabdomyolysis and Acute Kidney Injury as Leading COVID-19 Presentation in an Adolescent.  Pediatr Infect Dis J 2020;39:e314-e315. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000002853.
  42. Veliziotis I, Roman A, Martiny D, Schuldt G, Claus M, Dauby N, Van den Wijngaert S, Martin C, Nasreddine R, Perandones C, Mahieu R, Swaan C, Van Praet S, Konopnicki D, Morales MA, Malvy D, Stevens E, Dechamps P, Vlieghe E, Vandenberg O, Günther S, Gérard M. Clinical Management of Argentine Hemorrhagic Fever using Ribavirin and Favipiravir, Belgium, 2020. Emerg Infect Dis 2020;26:1562-1566. doi: 10.3201/eid2607.200275.

2019

  1. Argudín MA, Youzaga S, Dodémont M, Heinrichs A, Roisin S, Deplano A, Nonhoff C, Hallin M. Detection of optrA-positive enterococci clinical isolates in Belgium. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2019;38:985-987. doi: 10.1007/s10096-019-03504-3.
  2. Busson L, Bartiaux M, Brahim S, Konopnicki D, Dauby N, Gérard M, De Backer P, Van Vaerenbergh K, Mahadeb B, De Foor M, Wautier M, Vandenberg O, Mols P, Levy J, Hallin M. Prospective evaluation of diagnostic tools for respiratory viruses in children and adults.  J Virol Methods 2019;266:1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2019.01.006.
  3. Busson L, Bartiaux M, Brahim S, Konopnicki D, Dauby N, Gérard M, De Backer P, Van Vaerenbergh K, Mahadeb B, Mekkaoui L, De Foor M, Wautier M, Vandenberg O, Mols P, Levy J, Hallin M. Contribution of the FilmArray Respiratory Panel in the management of adult and pediatric patients attending the emergency room during 2015-2016 influenza epidemics: An interventional study. Int J Infect Dis 2019;83:32-39. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2019.03.027.
  4. Dodémont M, Argudín MA, Willekens J, Vanderhelst E, Pierard D, Miendje Deyi VY, Hanssens L, Franckx H, Schelstraete P, Leroux-Roels I, Nonhoff C, Deplano A, Knoop C, Malfroot A, Denis O. Emergence of livestock-associated MRSA isolated from cystic fibrosis patients: Result of a Belgian national survey. J Cyst Fibros 2019;18:86-93. doi: 10.1016/j.jcf.2018.04.008.
  5. Doyen V, Nhu Thi H, Le Chi T, Michel O, Corazza F. L’infection à ankylostome est associée à une sensibilisation in vitro vis-à-vis des acariens. Rev Fr Allergol 2019;59:269.
  6. Fage D, Deprez G, Wolff F, Hites M, Jacobs F, Van Bambeke F, Cotton F. Investigation of unbound colistin A and B in clinical samples using a mass spectrometry method. Int J Antimicrob Agents 2019; 53:330-6.
  7. Heinrichs A, Argudín MA, De Mendonça R, Deplano A, Roisin S, Dodémont M, Coussement J, Filippin L, Dombrecht J, De Bruyne K, Huang TD, Supply P, Byl B, Glupczynski Y, Denis O. An Outpatient Clinic as a Potential Site of Transmission for an Outbreak of New Delhi Metallo-β-Lactamase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae Sequence Type 716: A Study Using Whole-genome Sequencing. Clin Infect Dis 2019;68:993-1000. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciy581.
  8. Kabbage S, Cupaiolo R, Rozen L, Demulder A. Auer rods in neutrophils in bone marrow and peripheral blood in mixed phenotype acute leukaemia in a child. Br J Haematol 2019;184:708. doi: 10.1111/bjh.15621.
  9. Miendje Deyi VY, Lare MS, Burette A, Ntounda R, Elkilic O, Cadranel S, Bontems P, Hallin M. Update of primary Helicobacter pylori resistance to antimicrobials in Brussels, Belgium. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2019;95:114875. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2019.114875.
  10. Nagant C, Barbezange C, Dedeken L, Besse-Hammer T, Thomas I, Mahadeb B, Efira A, Ferster A, Corazza F. Alteration of humoral, cellular and cytokine immune response to inactivated influenza vaccine in patients with Sickle Cell Disease. PLoS One 2019;14:e0223991.
  11. Pozdzik A, Touzani F, Brochériou I, Corazza F. Molecular classification of membranous nephropathy. Curr Opin Nephrol Hypertens 2019;28:336-344. doi: 10.1097/MNH.0000000000000516.
  12. Rozen L, Noubouossie DF, Dedeken L, Lê PQ, Ferster A, Demulder A.  Is There Any Improvement of the Coagulation Imbalance in Sickle Cell Disease after Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation? J Clin Med 2019;8:1796. doi: 10.3390/jcm8111796.
  13. Trajman D, Doyen V, Rooze S, Lefèvre N, Biarent D, Corazza F. Anaphylaxie fatale en pédiatrie. Rev Fr Allergol 2019;59:288-289.
  14. Van den Wijngaert S, Bossuyt N, Ferns B, Busson L, Serrano G, Wautier M, Thomas I, Byott M, Dupont Y, Nastouli E, Hallin M, Kozlakidis Z, Vandenberg O. Bigger and Better? Representativeness of the Influenza A Surveillance Using One Consolidated Clinical Microbiology Laboratory Data Set as Compared to the Belgian Sentinel Network of Laboratories. Front Public Health 2019;7:150. doi: 10.3389/fpubh.2019.00150.
  15. Beun AJ, Grammens T, Hainaut M, Barlow P, Van den Wijngaert S, Delforge M, De Wit S, Dauby N. High rate of rubella seronegativity in perinatally-infected HIV women of childbearing age: a case control study. Vaccine 2019;37:5930-5933.
  16. Burgard M, Kotilea K, Mekhael J, Miendje-Deyi VY, De Prez C, Vanderpas J, Cadranel S, Bontems P. Evolution of Helicobacter pylori associated with gastroduodenal ulcers or erosions in children over the past 23 years: Decline or steady state? Helicobacter 2019;24:e12629. doi: 10.1111/hel.12629.
  17. Chaumont M, van de Borne P, Bernard A, Van Muylem A, Deprez G, Ullmo J, Starczewska E, Briki R, de Hemptinne Q, Zaher W, Debbas N. Fourth generation e-cigarette vaping induces transient lung inflammation and gas exchange disturbances: results from two randomized clinical trials. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 2019;316:L705-L719. doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00492.2018.
  18. Chu HT, Tran TN, Doyen V, Denis O, Tran TTT, Nguyen TKD, Nguyen HL, Ngo MX, Tran TMH, Corazza F, Bouland C, Hauglustaine JM, Godin I, Michel O. The protective effect of rural life on mite sensitization disappears among urban migrants in the South of Vietnam.  World Allergy Organ J 2019;12:100085. doi: 10.1016/j.waojou.2019.100085.
  19. Cremer A, Ku J, Amininejad L, Bouvry MR, Brohet F, Liefferinckx C, Devière J, van Gossum A, Smet J, Stordeur P, Franchimont D. Variability of Faecal Calprotectin in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients: An Observational Case-control Study.  J Crohns Colitis 2019;13:1372-1379.
  20. Daniel Y, Elion J, Allaf B, Badens C, Bouva MJ, Brincat I, Cela E, Coppinger C, de Montalembert M, Gulbis B, Henthorn J, Ketelslegers O, McMahon C, Streetly A, Colombatti R, Lobitz S. Newborn Screening for Sickle Cell Disease in Europe. Int J Neonatal Screen 2019;5:15. doi: 10.3390/ijns5010015.
  21. Dauby N, Miendje Deyi VY, Delforge V, Martiny D, Mekkaoui L, Hallin M, Mahieu R, Bossuyt N, Botteaux A, Smeesters PR. Streptococcus pyogenes infections with limited emm-type diversity in the homeless population of Brussels, 2016-2018.  Int J Infect Dis 2019;81:52-56. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2019.01.026.
  22. Dauby N, Martiny D, Busson L, Cogan A, Meghraoui A, Argudín MA, Nonhoff C, Hallin M, Konopnicki D. Atopobium vaginae intrapartum bacteremia: A case report with a literature review. Anaerobe 2019;59:212-214. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2018.09.010.
  23. Duarte A, Botteldoorn N, Miller WG, Coucke W, Martiny D, Hallin M, Seliwiorstow T, De Zutter L, Uyttendaele M, Vandenberg O, Dierick K. Relation between broiler and human Campylobacter jejuni strains isolated in Belgium from 2011 to 2013. J Appl Microbiol 2019;126:277-287. doi: 10.1111/jam.14132.
  24. Genderini FG, Haeseleer C, Cantinieaux B, Martin C. Case Report: Hyperreactive Malarial Splenomegaly Syndrome Diagnosed with Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification and Treated with Artemisinin-Based Combination Therapy. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2019;100:1187–1190.
  25. Genderini FG, Martiny D, Ponthieux F, Argudín MA, Gomez Galdon M, Zaarour A, Garcia C, Libois A, Gérard M, Dauby N. First case of Campylobacter rectus and Solobacterium moorei mixed bacteraemia successfully identified by MALDI TOF-MS. New Microbes New Infect 2019;31:100587. doi: 10.1016/j.nmni.2019.100587.
  26. Heireman L, Luyckx A, Schynkel K, Dheedene A, Delaunoy M, Adam AS, Gulbis B, Dierick J. Detection of a Large Novel α-Thalassemia Deletion in an Autochthonous Belgian Family. Hemoglobin 2019;43:112-115. doi: 10.1080/03630269.2019.1625786.
  27. Kourani E, Corazza F, Michel O, Doyen V. What we know about fish allergy by the end of the decade? J Investig Allergol Clin Immunol 2019;29:414-421.
  28. Kula A, Delacourt N, Bouchat S, Darcis G, Avettand-Fenoel V, Verdikt R, Corazza F, Necsoi C, Vanhulle C, Bendoumou M, Burny A, De Wit S, Rouzioux C, Rohr O, van Lint C. Heterogeneous HIV-1 Reactivation Patterns of Disulfiram and Combined Disulfiram+Romidepsin Treatments. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2019;80:605-613. doi: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001958.
  29. Latour K, Huang TD, Jans B, Berhin C, Bogaerts P, Noel A, Nonhoff C, Dodémont M, Denis O, Ieven M, Loens K, Schoevaerdts D, Catry B, Glupczynski Y. Prevalence of multidrug-resistant organisms in nursing homes in Belgium in 2015. PLoS One 2019;14:e0214327. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0214327.
  30. Lefèvre N, Corazza F, Valsamis J, Delbaere A, De Maertelaer V, Duchateau J, Casimir G. The Number of X Chromosomes Influences Inflammatory Cytokine Production Following Toll-Like Receptor Stimulation. Front Immunol 2019;10:1052. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2019.01052.
  31. Nasreddine R, Argudin MA, Herpol M, Miendje Deyi VY, Dauby N. First case of Desulfovibrio desulfuricans bacteraemia successfully identified using MALDI-TOF MS. New Microbes New Infect 2019;32:100614. doi: 10.1016/j.nmni.2019.100614.
  32. Pozdzik A, Maalouf N, Letavernier E, Brocheriou I, Body JJ, Vervaet B, Van Haute C, Noels J, Gadisseur R, Castiglione V, Cotton F, Gambaro G, Daudon M, Sakhaee K. Meeting report of the "Symposium on kidney stones and mineral metabolism: calcium kidney stones in 2017". J Nephrol 2019. doi: 10.1007/s40620-019-00587-1.
  33. Schotte L, Wautier M, Martiny D, Piérard D, Depypere M. Detection of beta-lactamase-negative ampicillin resistance in Haemophilus influenzae in Belgium. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2019;93:243-249. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2018.10.009.
  34. Seremet T, Jansen Y, Planken S, Njimi H, Delaunoy M, El Housni H, Awada G, Schwarze JK, Keyaerts M, Everaert H, Lienard D, Del Marmol V, Heimann P, Neyns B Undetectable circulating tumor DNA (ctDNA) levels correlate with favorable outcome in metastatic melanoma patients treated with anti-PD1 therapy. J Transl Med 2019;17:303.
  35. Sharif H, Singh I, Kouser L, Mösges R, Bonny MA, Karamani A, Parkin RV, Bovy N, Kishore U, Robb A, Katotomichelakis M, Holtappels G, Derycke L, Corazza C, von Frenckell R, Wathelet N, Duchateau J, Legon T, Pirotton S, Durham SR, Bachert C, Shamji MH. Immunologic Mechanisms of Short-course of Lolium Perenne Peptide Immunotherapy: A Randomized Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Trial. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2019;144:738-749. doi: 10.1016/j.jaci.2019.02.023.
  36. Tilmanne A, Kandet Yattara HM, Herpol M, Vlaes L, Retore P, Quach C, Vandenberg O, Hallin M, Martiny D. Multi-step optimization of the filtration method for the isolation of Campylobacter species from stool samples. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2019;38:859-864. doi: 10.1007/s10096-019-03479-1.
  37. Tilmanne A, Martiny D, Quach C, Wautier M, Vandenberg O, Lepage P, Hallin M. Enteropathogens in paediatric gastroenteritis: comparison of routine diagnostic and molecular methods.  Clin Microbiol Infect 2019;25:1519-1524. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2019.07.021.
  38. Skripkina E, Canivet A, Wautier M, Martiny D, Hallin M, Meex C, Layios N. Méningite à Campylobacter jejuni.  Rev Med Liege 2019;74:420-423.
  39. Schotte L, Wautier M, Martiny D, Piérard D, Depypere M. Detection of beta-lactamase-negative ampicillin resistance in Haemophilus influenzae in Belgium.  Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2019;93:243-249. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2018.10.009.
  40. Vinken L, Fransen K, Cuypers L, Alexiev I, Balotta C, Debaisieux L, Seguin-Devaux C, García Ribas S, Gomes P, Incardona F, Kaiser R, Ruelle J, Sayan M, Paraschiv S, Paredes R, Peeters M, Sönnerborg A, Vancutsem E, Vandamme AM, Van den Wijngaert S, Van Ranst M, Verhofstede C, Stadler T, Lemey P, Van Laethem K. Earlier Initiation of Antiretroviral Treatment Coincides With an Initial Control of the HIV-1 Sub-Subtype F1 Outbreak Among Men-Having-Sex-With-Men in Flanders, Belgium. Front Microbiol 2019;10:613. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.00613.

2018

  1. Argudin MA, Deplano A, Vandendriessche S, Dodémont M, Nonhoff C, Denis O, Roisin S. CC398 Staphylococcus aureus subpopulations in Belgian patients. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2018;37:911-916. doi: 10.1007/s10096-018-3205-y.
  2. Argudín MA, Roisin S, Nienhaus L, Dodémont M, de Mendonça R, Nonhoff C, Deplano A, Denis O. Genetic Diversity among Staphylococcus aureus Isolates Showing Oxacillin and/or Cefoxitin Resistance Not Linked to the Presence of mec Genes. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018;62:e00091-18. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00091-18.
  3. Deleers M, Guizani M, Jani J, Hulot M, El Kenz H. A case of severe foetal anaemia due to anti-Kell that could not be detected by the weekly assessment of middle cerebral artery peak systolic velocity.Transfus Apher Sci 2018;57:111-113.
  4. Dirix V, Corbière V, Wyndham-Thomas C, Selis E, Allard S, Hites M, Aerts L, Giese T, Mascart F. Blood tolerogenic monocytes and low proportions of dendritic cell subpopulations are hallmarks of human tuberculosis. J Leukoc Biol 2018;103:945-954. doi: 10.1002/JLB.4A1117-448R.
  5. Francis F, Doyen V, Debaugnies F, Mazzucchelli G, Caparros R, Alabi T, Blecker C, Haubruge E, Corazza F. Limited cross reactivity among arginine kinase allergens from mealworm and cricket edible insects. Food Chem 2019;276:714-718. doi: 10.1016/j.foodchem.2018.10.082.
  6. Gulbis B, Lê PQ, Ketelslegers O, Dresse MF, Adam AS, Frédéric Cotton, Boemer F, Bours V, Minon JM, Ferster A. Neonatal Screening for Sickle Cell Disease in Belgium for More than 20 Years: An Experience for Comprehensive Care Improvement. Int J Neonatal Screen 2018;4:37. doi: 10.3390/ijns4040037.
  7. Heinrichs A, Dessars B, El Housni H, Pluymers W, Peeters K, Benghiat FS, Heimann P. Identification of chronic myeloid leukemia patients treated with imatinib who are potentially eligible for treatment discontinuation by assessing real-life molecular responses on the international scale in a EUTOS-certified  lab. Leuk Res 2018;67:27-31.
  8. Mascart G, Martiny D, Miendje Y, Tummers G, Mahadeb B, Vandenberg O, Hallin M. Automatisation en bactériologie : quel avenir ? Un exemple concret dans le cadre d’une consolidation de laboratoires universitaires. Ann Biol Clin 2018;76:365-372. doi: 10.1684/abc.2018.1366.
  9. Mukinayi BM, Kalenda DK, Mbelu S, Gulbis B. Connaissances et comportements de 50 familles congolaises concernées par la drépanocytose: une enquête locale. Pan Afr Med 2018;29:24. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2018.29.24.12276.
  10. Nagant C, Casula D, Janssens A, Nguyen VTP, Cantinieaux B. Easy discrimination of hematogones from lymphoblasts in B-cell progenitor acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients using CD81/CD58 expression ratio. Int J Lab Hematol 2018;40:734-739.
  11. Rodriguez A, Duez P, Dedeken L, Cotton F, Ferster A. Hydroxyurea (hydroxycarbamide) genotoxicity in pediatric patients with sickle cell disease. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2018. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27022
  12. Tilmanne A, Martiny D, Hallin M, Cornelius A, Wautier M, Quach C, Lepage P, Vandenberg O. Campylobacter concisus and Acute Gastroenteritis in Children: Lack  of Association. Pediatr Infect Dis J 2018;37:e339-e341. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000002028.
  13. Wolff F, De Breucker S, Pepersack T, Compté N, Mélot C, Gulbis B, Cotton F. Baseline hepcidin measurement in the differential diagnosis of anaemia for elderly patients and its correlation with the increment of transferrin saturation following an oral iron absorption test. Clin Chem Lab Med 2018;57:250-258. doi: 10.1515/cclm-2018-0551.
  14. Wolff F, de Verneuil H, Rucheton B, Lefebvre T, Vialaret J, Ropert-Bouchet M, Cunat S, Aguilar-Martinez P, Lehmann S, Delaby C. Hepcidin: immunoanalytic characteristics. Ann Biol Clin 2018;76:705-715. doi: 10.1684/abc.2018.1382.
  15. Bouacida L, Suin V, Hutse V, Boudewijns M, Cartuyvels R, Debaisieux L, De Laere E, Hallin M, Hougardy N, Lagrou K, Oris E, Padalko E, Reynders M, Roussel G, Senterre JM, Stalpaert M, Ursi D, Vael C, Vaira D, Van Acker J, Verstrepen W, Van Gucht S, Kabamba B, Quoilin S, Muyldermans G. Distribution of HCV genotypes in Belgium from 2008 to 2015.  PLoS One 2018;13:e0207584. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0207584.
  16. Cambier A, Martiny D, Hallin M, Wautier M, Giot JB, Khaldi MZ, Cambier J, Léonard P. Campylobacter coli meningitis in a 57-year-old patient. Acta Clin Belg 2018;73:427-430. doi: 10.1080/17843286.2018.1431015.
  17. Casimir G, Lefèvre N, Corazza F, Duchateau J, Chamekh M. The Acid–Base Balance and Gender in Inflammation: A Mini-Review. Front Immunol 2018;9:475. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2018.00475.
  18. Chaumont M, de Becker B, Zaher W, Culié A, Deprez G, Mélot C, Reyé F, Van Antwerpen P, Delporte C, Debbas N, Boudjeltia KZ, van de Borne P. Differential Effects of E-Cigarette on Microvascular Endothelial Function, Arterial Stiffness and Oxidative Stress: A Randomized Crossover Trial. Sci Rep 2018;8:10378. doi: 10.1038/s41598-018-28723-0.
  19. Chu HT, Godin I, Phương NT, Nguyen LH, Hiep TTM, Xuan NM, Corazza F, Michel O. Evaluation of skin prick test to screen dust mite sensitization in chronic respiratory diseases in Southern Vietnam. Asia Pac Allergy 2018;8:e39. doi: 10.5415/apallergy.2018.8.e39.
  20. Cilla N, Vercruyssen M, Ameye L, Paesmans M, de Wind A, Heimann P, Meuleman N, Bron D. Approche diagnostique d’une gammapathie monoclonale à IgM et intérêt clinique de la recherche de la mutation L265P du gène MYD88. Rev Med Brux 2018. doi: 10.30637/2018.17-090.
  21. Costescu Strachinaru DI, Chaumont M, Gobin D, Sattar L, Strachinaru M, Karakike E, Roman A, Konopnicki D. Hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis associated to Haemophilus parainfluenzae endocarditis - a case report. Acta Clin Belg 2018;73:220-223. doi: 10.1080/17843286.2017.1341691.
  22. Cupaiolo R, Cherifi S, Lelubre C, Govaerts D, Delefortrie Q, Corazza F, Chevalier C. Large granular lymphocytic leukemia CD3-CD56-: a challenge for the biologist and the physician. Ann Biol Clin 2018;76:429-434.
  23. Dauby N, Adler C, Miendje Deyi VY, Sacheli R, Busson L, Chamekh M, Marchant A, Barlow P, De Wit S, Levy J, Melin P, Goetghebuer T. Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Serotype Distribution of Group B Streptococcus Colonization in HIV-Infected Pregnant Women Living in Belgium: A Prospective Cohort Study. Open Forum Infect Dis 2018;5:ofy320. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofy320.
  24. Dauby N, Figueiredo Ferreira M, Konopnicki D, Nguyen VTP, Cantinieaux B, Martin C. Case Report: Delayed or Recurrent Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in Migrants: A Report of Three Cases with a Literature Review. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2018;98:1102-1106. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.17-0407.
  25. Dauby N, Martin C, Hainaut M, Grammens T, Van den Wijngaert S, Delforge M, De Wit S. Prevalence and risk factors of measles seronegativity in a cohort of HIV-positive subjects: a retrospective study. HIV Med 2018;19:426-429. doi: 10.1111/hiv.12610.
  26. Dedeken L, Lê PQ, Rozen L, El Kenz H, Huybrechts S, Devalck C, Diallo S, Heijmans C, Ferster A. Automated RBC exchange compared to manual exchange transfusion for children with sickle cell disease is cost-effective and reduces iron overload. Transfusion 2018;58:1356-1362. 
  27. Deplano A, Dodémont M, Denis O, Westh H, Gumpert H, Larsen AR, Larsen J, Kearns A, Pichon B, Layer F, Schulte B, Wolz C, Spiliopoulou I, Brennan G, Empel J, Hryniewicz W, de Lencastre H, Faria NA, Codita I, Sabat AJ, Friedrich AW, Deurenberg RH, Tristan A, Laurent F, Vandenesch F. European external quality assessments for identification, molecular typing and characterization of Staphylococcus aureus. J Antimicrob Chemother 2018;73:2662-2666. doi: 10.1093/jac/dky260.
  28. Elhadidy M, Arguello H, Álvarez-Ordóñez A, Miller WG, Duarte A, Martiny D, Hallin M, Vandenberg O, Dierick K, Botteldoorn N. Orthogonal typing methods identify genetic diversity among Belgian Campylobacter jejuni strains isolated over a decade from poultry and cases of sporadic human illness. Int J Food Microbiol 2018;275:66-75. doi: 10.1016/j.ijfoodmicro.2018.04.004.
  29. Jacobs A, Taccone FS, Roberts JA, Jacobs F, Cotton F, Wolff F, Creteur J, Vincent JL, Hites M. β-Lactam Dosage Regimens in Septic Patients with Augmented Renal Clearance. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018;62. pii: e02534-17. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02534-17.
  30. Lê PQ, Ferster A, Dedeken L, Vermylen C, Vanderfaeillie A, Rozen L, Heijmans C, Huybrechts S, Devalck C, Cotton F, Ketelslegers O, Dresse MF, Fils JF, Gulbis B. Neonatal screening improves sickle cell disease clinical outcome in Belgium. J Med Screen 2018;25:57-63. doi: 10.1177/0969141317701166.
  31. Lee JYH, Monk IR, Gonçalves da Silva A, Seemann T, Chua KYL, Kearns A, Hill R, Woodford N, Bartels MD, Strommenger B, Laurent F, Dodémont M, Deplano A, Patel R, Larsen AR, Korman TM, Stinear TP, Howden BP. Global spread of three multidrug-resistant lineages of Staphylococcus epidermidis. Nat Microbiol 2018;3:1175-1185. doi: 10.1038/s41564-018-0230-7.
  32. Lobitz S, Telfer P, Cela E, Allaf B, Angastiniotis M, Backman Johansson C, Badens C, Bento C, Bouva MJ, Canatan D, Charlton M, Coppinger C, Daniel Y, de Montalembert M, Ducoroy P, Dulin E, Fingerhut R, Frömmel C, García-Morin M, Gulbis B, Holtkamp U, Inusa B, James J, Kleanthous M, Klein J, Kunz JB, Langabeer L, Lapouméroulie C, Marcao A, Marín Soria JL, McMahon C, Ohene-Frempong K, Périni JM, Piel FB, Russo G, Sainati L, Schmugge M, Streetly A, Tshilolo L, Turner C, Venturelli D, Vilarinho L, Yahyaoui R, Elion J, Colombatti R; with the endorsement of EuroBloodNet, the European Reference Network in Rare Haematological Diseases. Newborn screening for sickle cell disease in Europe: recommendations from a Pan-European Consensus Conference. Br J Haematol 2018;183:648-660. doi: 10.1111/bjh.15600. 
  33. Marcel MS, De Dieu LJ, Magloire CS, Grésenguet G, Mboumba Bouassa RS, Piette D, Gulbis B, Bélec L. Persistent high-risk behavior and escalating HIV, syphilis and hepatitis B incidences among men who have sex with men living in Bangui, Central African Republic. Pan Afr Med J 2018;29:132. doi: 10.11604/pamj.2018.29.132.12794.
  34. Mösges R, Koch AF, Raskopf E, Singh J, Shah-Hosseini K, Hauswald B, Yarin Y, Corazza F, Haazen L, Pirotton S, Allekotte S, Zadoyan G, Legon T, Durham SR, Shamji MH, Astvatsatourov A. Lolium perenne peptide immunotherapy is well tolerated and elicits a protective B-cell response in seasonal allergic rhinitis patients. Allergy 2018;73:1254-1262. doi: 10.1111/all.13392. 
  35. Ombelet S, Ronat JB, Walsh T, Yansouni CP, Cox J, Vlieghe E, Martiny D, Semret M, Vandenberg O, Jacobs J. Bacteriology in Low Resource Settings working group. Clinical bacteriology in low-resource settings: today's solutions. Lancet Infect Dis 2018;18:e248-e258. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30093-8.
  36. Payen MC, Muylle I, Vandenberg O, Mathys V, Delforge M, Van den Wijngaert S, Clumeck N, De Wit S. Meropenem-clavulanate for drug-resistant tuberculosis: a follow-up of relapse-free cases. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2018;22:34-39. doi: 10.5588/ijtld.17.0352.
  37. Seremet T, Neyns B, Planken S, Schreuer M, Jansen Y, Delaunoy M, El Housni H, Lienard, D, Del Marmol V, Heimann P. Illustrative cases for monitoring by quantitative analysis of BRAF/NRAS ctDNA mutations in liquid biopsies of metastatic melanoma patients who gained clinical benefits from anti-PD1 antibody therapy. Melanoma Res 2018;28:65-70. doi: 10.1097/CMR.0000000000000415.
  38. Tange CE, Johnson-Brett B, Cook A, Stordeur P, Brohet F, Jolles S, Steven R, Ponsford M, Roberts A, El-Shanawany T, Harding S, Wallis G, Parker AR. Quantification of human complement C2 protein using an automated turbidimetric immunoassay. Clin Chem Lab Med 2018;56:1498-1506. doi: 10.1515/cclm-2017-1068.
  39. Taton O, Bernier B, Etienne I, Bondue B, Lecomte S, Knoop C, Jacob F, Montesinos I. Necrotizing Microascus tracheobronchitis in a bilateral lung transplant recipient. Transpl Infect Dis 2018;20. doi: 10.1111/tid.12806.
  40. Tilmanne A, Lepage P, Vandenberg O, Martiny D, Hallin M, Quach C. Rotavirus: the guard dies, but it does not surrender. Infect Dis 2019;51:67-70. doi: 10.1080/23744235.2018.1508885.
  41. Vandeputte M, Bentea G, Tole M, Mekkaoui L, Miendje Y, Jacquy B, Dauby N. Myélome multiple révélé par deux  infections invasives à Streptococcus pneumoniae : à propos d’un  cas. Rev Med Brux 2018; 39:454-7.
  42. Vandeputte C, Kehagias P, El Housni H, Ameye L, Laes JF, Desmedt C, Sotiriou C, Deleporte A, Puleo F, Geboes K, Delaunoit T, Demolin G, Peeters M, D'Hondt L, Janssens J, Carrasco J, Marechal R, Galdon MG, Heimann P, Paesmans M, Flamen P, Hendlisz A. Circulating tumor DNA in early response assessment and monitoring of advanced colorectal cancer treated with a multi-kinase inhibitor. Oncotarget 2018;9:17756-17769.
  43. Verhofstede C, Dauwe K, Fransen K, Van Laethem K, Van den Wijngaert S, Ruelle  J, Delforge ML, Vancutsem E, Vaira D, Stoffels K, Ribas SG, Dessilly G, Debaisieux L, Pierard D, Van Ranst M, Hayette MP, Deblonde J, Sasse A, Van Beckhoven D, Mortier V. Phylogenetic analysis of the Belgian HIV-1 epidemic reveals that local transmission is almost exclusively driven by men having sex with men despite presence of large African migrant communities. Infect Genet Evol 2018;61:36-44. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2018.03.002.
  44. Vincent M, Corazza F, Chasseur C, Bladt S, Romano M, Huygen K, Denis O, Michel O. Relationship between mold exposure, specific IgE sensitization, and clinical asthma: A case-control study. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol 2018;121:333-339.

2017

  1. Argudin MA, Deplano A, Meghraoui A, Dodémont M, Heinrichs A, Denis O, Nonhoff  C, Roisin S. Bacteria from Animals as a Pool of Antimicrobial Resistance Genes. Antibiotics 2017;6. pii: E12. doi: 10.3390/antibiotics6020012.
  2. Argudin MA, Dodémont M, Taguemount M, Roisin S, de Mendonça R, Deplano A, Nonhoff C, Denis O. In vitro activity of ceftaroline against clinical Staphylococcus aureus isolates collected during a national survey conducted in Belgian hospitals. J Antimicrob Chemother 2017;72:56-59.
  3. Argudin MA, Roisin S, Dodémont M, Nonhoff C, Deplano A, Denis O. Mutations at  the Ribosomal S10 Gene in Clinical Strains of Staphylococcus aureus with Reduced  Susceptibility to Tigecycline. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2017;62. pii: e01852-17. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01852-17.
  4. Busson L, Mahadeb B, De Foor M, Vandenberg O, Hallin M. Contribution of a rapid influenza diagnostic test to manage hospitalized patients with suspected influenza. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2017;87:238-242. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2016.11.015.
  5. Dauby N, Libois A, Van Broeck J, Delmée M, Vandenberg O, Martiny D. Fatal community-acquired ribotype 002 Clostridium difficile bacteremia. Anaerobe 2017;44:1-2. doi: 10.1016/j.anaerobe.2016.12.013.
  6. Delforge ML, Costa E, Brancart F, Goldman D, Montesinos I, Zaytouni S, Marchant A, Donner C. Presence of Cytomegalovirus in urine and blood of pregnant  women with primary infection might be associated with fetal infection. J Clin Virol 2017;90:14-17. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2017.03.004.
  7. Dreesman A, Corbière V, Dirix V, Smits K, Debulpaep S, De Schutter I, Libin M, Singh M, Malfroot A, Locht C, Mascart F. Age-Stratified T Cell Responses in Children Infected with Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Front Immunol 2017;8:1059.
  8. Lazarova E, Gulbis B, Oirschot BV, van Wijk R. Next-generation osmotic gradient ektacytometry for the diagnosis of hereditary spherocytosis: interlaboratory method validation and experience. Clin Chem Lab Med 2017;55:394-402.
  9. Martiny D, Dauby N, Konopnicki D, Kampouridis S, Jissendi Tchofo P, Horoi M, Vlaes L, Retore P, Hallin M, Vandenberg O. MALDI-TOF MS contribution to the diagnosis of Campylobacter rectus multiple skull base and brain abscesses. New Microbes New Infect 2017;19:83-86. doi: 10.1016/j.nmni.2017.05.014.
  10. Montesinos I, Argudin MA, Hites M, Ahajjam F, Dodémont M, Dagyaran C, Bakkali  M, Etienne I, Jacobs F, Knoop C, Patteet S, Lagrou K. Culture-Based Methods and Molecular Tools for Azole-Resistant Aspergillus fumigatus Detection in a Belgian  University Hospital. J Clin Microbiol 2017;55:2391-2399. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00520-17.
  11. Montesinos I, Delforge ML, Ajjaham F, Brancart F, Hites M, Jacobs F, Denis O. Evaluation of a new commercial real-time PCR assay for diagnosis of Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia and identification of dihydropteroate synthase (DHPS) mutations. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2017;87:32-36. doi:10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2016.10.005.
  12. Rozen L, Debbas N, Damry N, David-Cojocariu A, de Cannière D, Unger P. Left superior pulmonary vein connected to superior vena cava vein in a patient with situs inversus totalis: A challenging diagnosis. Echocardiography 2017;34:1733-1735. doi: 10.1111/echo.13711.
  13. Rozen L, Noubouossie D, Dedeken L, Huybrechts S, Lê PQ, Ferster A, Demulder A. Different profile of thrombin generation in children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia treated with native or pegylated asparaginase: A cohort study. Pediatr Blood Cancer 2017;64:294-301.
  14. Steensels D, Deplano A, Denis O, Simon A, Verroken A. MALDI-TOF MS typing of a nosocomial methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus outbreak in a neonatal intensive care unit. Acta Clin Belg 2017;72:219-225. doi: 10.1080/17843286.2016.1198521.
  15. Steensels D, Reynders M, Descheemaeker P, Curran MD, Jacobs F, Denis O, Delforge ML, Montesinos I. Performance evaluation of direct fluorescent antibody, Focus Diagnostics Simplexa™ Flu A/B & RSV and multi-parameter customized respiratory Taqman® array card in immunocompromised patients. J Virol Methods 2017;245:61-65. doi: 10.1016/j.jviromet.2017.03.013.
  16. Wolff F, Gervy C, Gulbis B, Cotton F. Comparison of two assays measuring human chorionic gonadotrophin serum concentrations in pregnancy termination and trophoblastic or non-trophoblastic tumours. Scand J Clin Lab Invest 2017;77:689-693.
  17. Arias S, Denis O, Montesinos I, Cherifi S, Miendje Deyi VY, Zech F. Epidemiology and mortality of candidemia both related and unrelated to the central venous catheter: a retrospective cohort study. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2017;36:501-507. doi: 10.1007/s10096-016-2825-3.
  18. Carlier M, Athanasopoulos A, Borrey D, Colin P, Cotton F, Denooz R, Neels H, Spriet I, Ghys T, Verstraete AG, Stove V. Proficiency testing for meropenem and piperacillin therapeutic drug monitoring: preliminary results from the Belgian Society on Infectiology and Clinical Microbiology PK-PD working group. Ther Drug Monit 2017;40:156-8.
  19. Chalhoub H, Pletzer D, Weingart H, Braun Y, Tunney MM, Elborn JS, Rodriguez-Villalobos H, Plésiat P, Kahl BC, Denis O, Winterhalter M, Tulkens PM,  Van Bambeke F. Mechanisms of intrinsic resistance and acquired susceptibility of  Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated from cystic fibrosis patients to temocillin, a revived antibiotic. Sci Rep 2017;7:40208. doi: 10.1038/srep40208.
  20. Chamekh M, Deny M, Romano M, Lefèvre N, Corazza F, Duchateau J, Casimir G. Differential Susceptibility to Infectious Respiratory Diseases between Males and Females Linked to Sex-Specific Innate Immune Inflammatory Response. Front Immunol 2017;8:1806. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2017.01806.
  21. Chasseur P, Kyriakopoulou M, Vokaer B, Beukinga I, Casado Arroyo R, Cogan E, Couturier B.739A cytologic diagnosis of BRAFV600E Erdheim-Chester disease on pericardial fluid. Acta Clin Belg 2017;72:369-371.
  22. Claes KJ, Massart A, Collard L, Weekers L, Goffin E, Pochet JM, Dahan K, Morelle J, Adams B, Broeders N, Stordeur P, Abramowicz D, Bosmans JL, Van Hoeck K, Janssens P, Pipeleers L, Peeters P, Van Laecke S, Levtchenko E, Sprangers B, van den Heuvel L, Godefroid N, Van de Walle J. Belgian consensus statement on the diagnosis and management of patients with atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome. Acta Clin Belg 2017;23:1-10. doi: 10.1080/17843286.2017.1345185.
  23. Dauby N, Suin V, Jacques M, Abady M, Van den Wijngaert S, Delforge M, De Wit S, Libois A. Hepatitis E virus (HEV): seroprevalence and HEV RNA detection in subjects attending a sexually transmitted infection clinic in Brussels, Belgium.  Epidemiol Infect 2017;145:3370-3374. doi: 10.1017/S0950268817002412.
  24. De Keukeleire S, Mathys V, Van den Wijngaert S, Van De Vyvere M, Jonckheere S, De Beenhouwer H, De Bel A, Arrazola de Onate W, Wanlin M, Piérard D, Nulens E, Saegeman V. Nontuberculous mycobacteria among pulmonary tuberculosis patients: a  retrospective Belgian multicenter study. Acta Clin Belg 2017;72:45-48. doi: 10.1080/17843286.2016.1200823.
  25. Duffy D, Rouilly V, Braudeau C, Corbière V, Djebali R, Ungeheuer MN, Josien R, LaBrie ST, Lantz O, Louis D, Martinez-Caceres E, Mascart F, Ruiz de Morales JG, Ottone C, Redjah L, Guen NS, Savenay A, Schmolz M, Toubert A, Albert ML. Multinational FOCIS Centers of Excellence.; Standardized whole blood stimulation improves immunomonitoring of induced immune responses in multi-center study. Clin Immunol 2017;183:325-335. 
  26. Givaudan M, Vandergheynst F, Stordeur P, Ocmant A, Melot C, Gangji V, Soyfoo MS. Value of non-identified ANCA (non-PR3, non-MPO) in the diagnosis of granulomatosis with polyangiitis (Wegener's granulomatosis). Acta Clin Belg 2017;72:313-317.
  27. Iolascon A, Andolfo I, Barcellini W, Corcione F, Garçon L, De Franceschi L, Pignata C, Graziadei G, Pospisilova D, Rees DC, de Montalembert M, Rivella S, Gambale A, Russo R, Ribeiro L, Vives-Corrons J, Martinez PA, Kattamis A, Gulbis B, Cappellini MD, Roberts I, Tamary H; Working Study Group on Red Cells and Iron of the EHA. Recommendations regarding splenectomy in hereditary hemolytic anemias. Haematologica 2017;102:1304-13.
  28. Kotilea K, Mekhael J, Salame A, Mahler T, Miendje-Deyi VY, Cadranel S, Bontems P. Eradication rate of Helicobacter pylori infection is directly influenced by adherence to therapy in children. Helicobacter 2017;22. doi: 10.1111/hel.12383.
  29. Lefèvre N, Noyon B, Biarent D, Corazza F, Duchateau J, Casimir G. Shock. Sex Differences in Inflammatory Response and Acid-Base Balance in Prepubertal Children with Severe Sepsis. Shock 2017;47:422-428. doi: 10.1097/SHK.0000000000000773.
  30. Lheureux O, Montesinos I, Taton O, Antoine M, Preiser JC, Nortier J, Creteur J, Jacobs F, Grimaldi D. False-positive galactomannan assay in broncho-alveolar lavage after enteral nutrition solution inhalation: a case report. JMM Case Rep  2017;4:e005116. doi: 10.1099/jmmcr.0.005116.
  31. McHugh MP, Wu AHB, Chevaliez S, Pawlotsky JM, Hallin M, Templeton KE. Multicenter Evaluation of the Cepheid Xpert Hepatitis C Virus Viral Load Assay. J Clin Microbiol 2017;55:1550-1556. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02460-16.
  32. Memtsa M, Jauniaux E, Gulbis B, Nyrhinen NC, Jurkovic D. Maternal serum markers in predicting successful outcome in expectant management of missed miscarriage. Reprod Biomed Online 2017;34:98-103.
  33. Orvain C, Joly P, Pissard S, Badiou S, Badens C, Bonello-Palot N, Couque N, Gulbis B, Aguilar-Martinez P. Diagnostic approach to hemoglobins with high oxygen affinity: experience from France and Belgium and review of the literature. Ann Biol Clin 2017;75:39-51. doi: 10.1684/abc.2016.1204.
  34. Paridaens H, Coussement J, Argudin MA, Delaere B, Huang TD, Glupczynski Y, Denis O. Clinical case of cfr-positive MRSA CC398 in Belgium. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2017;36:1527-1529. doi: 10.1007/s10096-017-2953-4.
  35. Post A, Martiny D, van Waterschoot N, Hallin M, Maniewski U, Bottieau E, Van Esbroeck M, Vlieghe E, Ombelet S, Vandenberg O, Jacobs J. Antibiotic susceptibility profiles among Campylobacter isolates obtained from international  travelers between 2007 and 2014. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2017;36:2101-2107. doi: 10.1007/s10096-017-3032-6.
  36. Simon I, Legrand F, Des Grottes JM, Cotton F, Nortier J, Roumeguère T. Mise au point et traitement des lithiases rénales et prévention des récidives. Rev Med Brux 2017;38:279-283.
  37. Thielemans E, Wyndham-Thomas C, Henrard S, De Vleeschouwer A, Steensels D, Montesinos I, Debaisieux L, Delforge ML, Van Vooren JP, Goffard JC. Screening for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae Infections in Men Who Have Sex With Men: Diagnostic Accuracy of Nucleic Acid Amplification Test on Pooled Urine, Anorectal, and Pharyngeal Specimens. Sex Transm Dis 2018;45:195-198. doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0000000000000722.
  38. Van Blerk M, Bailleul E, Chatelain B, Demulder A, Devreese K, Douxfils J, Jacquemin M, Jochmans K, Mullier F, Wijns W, China B, Vernelen K, Soumali MR. Influence of apixaban on commonly used coagulation assays: results from the Belgian national External Quality Assessment Scheme. Int J Lab Hematol 2017;39:402-408.
  39. Vandendriessche S, De Boeck H, Deplano A, Phoba MF, Lunguya O, Falay D, Dauly  N, Verhaegen J, Denis O, Jacobs J. Characterisation of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from bloodstream infections, Democratic Republic of the Congo. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2017;36:1163-1171. doi: 10.1007/s10096-017-2904-0.
  40. Verhofstede C, Fransen K, Van Den Heuvel A, Van Laethem K, Ruelle J, Vancutsem E, Stoffels K, Van den Wijngaert S, Delforge ML, Vaira D, Hebberecht L, Schauvliege M, Mortier V, Dauwe K, Callens S. Decision tree for accurate infection timing in individuals newly diagnosed with HIV-1 infection. BMC Infect  Dis 2017;17:738. doi: 10.1186/s12879-017-2850-6.
  41. Vincent M, Romano M, Corazza F, Huygen K, Michel O, Denis O. Development of a Dot-Blot Assay for the Detection of Mould-Specific IgE in the Belgian Population. Mycopathologia 2017;182:319-329.
  42. Vinken L, Fransen K, Pineda-Peña AC, Alexiev I, Balotta C, Debaisieux L, Devaux C, García Ribas S, Gomes P, Incardona F, Kaiser R, Ruelle J, Sayan M, Paraschiv S, Paredes R, Peeters M, Sonnerborg A, Vancutsem E, Van den Wijngaert S, Van Ranst M, Verhofstede C, Vandamme AM, Lemey P, Van Laethem K. A21 HIV-1 sub-subtype F1 outbreak among MSM in Belgium. Virus Evol 2017;3(Suppl 1).  pii: vew036.020. doi: 10.1093/ve/vew036.020.
  43. Vinueza-Burgos C, Wautier M, Martiny D, Cisneros M, Van Damme I, De Zutter L.  Prevalence, antimicrobial resistance and genetic diversity of Campylobacter coli  and Campylobacter jejuni in Ecuadorian broilers at slaughter age. Poult Sci 2017;96:2366-2374. doi: 10.3382/ps/pew487.
  44. Wyndham-Thomas C, Corbière V, Selis E, Payen MC, Goffard JC, Van Vooren JP, Mascart F, Dirix V. Immune Activation by Mycobacterium tuberculosis in HIV-Infected and -Uninfected Subjects. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr 2017;74:103-111.
  45. Zhivaki D, Lemoine S, Lim A, Morva A, Vidalain PO, Schandene L, Casartelli N, Rameix-Welti MA, Hervé PL, Dériaud E, Beitz B, Ripaux-Lefevre M, Miatello J, Lemercier B, Lorin V, Descamps D, Fix J, Eléouët JF, Riffault S, Schwartz O, Porcheray F, Mascart F, Mouquet H, Zhang X, Tissières P, Lo-Man R. Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infects Regulatory B Cells in Human Neonates via Chemokine Receptor CX3CR1 and Promotes Lung Disease Severity. Immunity 2017;46:301-314.

2016

  1. Argudin MA, Dodémont M, Vandendriessche S, Rottiers S, Tribes C, Roisin S, de Mendonça R, Nonhoff C, Deplano A, Denis O. Low occurrence of the new species Staphylococcus argenteus in a Staphylococcus aureus collection of human isolates  from Belgium. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2016;35:1017-22.
  2. Deleers M, Dodémont M, Van Overmeire B, Hennequin Y, Vermeylen D, Roisin S, Denis O. High positive predictive value of Gram stain on catheter-drawn blood samples for the diagnosis of catheter-related bloodstream infection in intensive  care neonates. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2016;35:691-6. doi: 10.1007/s10096-016-2588-x.
  3. Deplano A, Vandendriessche S, Nonhoff C, Dodémont M, Roisin S, Denis O. National surveillance of Staphylococcus epidermidis recovered from bloodstream infections in Belgian hospitals. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016;71:1815-9. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkw086.
  4. Derdabi S, Rozen L, Nagant C, Demulder A. Development and validation of technical assays of von Willebrand disease in routine laboratory. Ann Biol Clin 2016;74:681-687.
  5. El Ouaaliti M, Li R, Gobin D, Bron D, Cantinieaux B. Diagnosis of congenital von Willebrand disease during a preoperative assessment in a multiple myeloma patient without bleeding history. Clin Case Rep 2016;4:703-6.
  6. Li R, Swaelens C, Vandermijnsbrugge F, Cantinieaux B. Applying a direct aPTT ratio (PlatelinLS/ActinFS) permits to identify rapidly and reliably a bleeding-related factor deficiency or a lupus anticoagulant sequential to an isolated prolongation of aPTT in paediatric pre-operative screening. Eur J Haematol 2016;96:578-85. 
  7. Maes B, Hillen F, Jacobs K, Lambert F, Louagie H, Maes MB, Meeus P, Moreau E, Nollet F, Peeters K, Saussoy P, Bakkus M, Van Lint P, Vaerman JL, Vaeyens F, Vandepoele K, Vannuffel P, Ver Elst K, Vermeulen K, Bruyndonckx R, Boeckx N, Boone E, Cauwelier B, Denys B, De Schouwer P, Devos T, El Housni H. A novel approach for BCR-ABL1 standardization to improve International Scale estimation; Belgian working group on BCR-ABL1 IS standardization. Int J Lab Hematol 2016;38:674-684. doi: 10.1111/ijlh.12556.
  8. Heinrichs A, Antoine M, Steensels D, Montesinos I, Delforge ML. HCV false positive immunoassays in patients with LVAD: A potential trap! J Clin Virol 2016;78:44-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jcv.2016.03.007.
  9. Heinrichs A, Nonhoff C, Roisin S, De Mendonça R, Adam AS, Dodémont M, Denis O. Comparison of two chromogenic media and enrichment broth for the detection of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae on screening rectal swabs from hospitalized patients. J Med Microbiol 2016;65:438-41. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.000244.
  10. Martiny D, Dediste A, Anglade C, Vlaes L, Moens C, Mohamed S, Vandenberg O. Performance of the chromID Salmonella Elite chromogenic agar in comparison with CHROMagar™ Salmonella, Oxoid™ Brilliance™ Salmonella and Hektoen agars for the isolation of Salmonella from stool specimens. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2016;86:128-30. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2016.07.021.
  11. Nagant C, Deplano A, Nonhoff C, De Mendonça R, Roisin S, Dodémont M, Denis O. Low prevalence of mupirocin resistance in Belgian Staphylococcus aureus isolates  collected during a 10 year nationwide surveillance. J Antimicrob Chemother 2016;71:266-7. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkv286.
  12. Nagant C, Rozen L, Demulder A. HIL Interferences on Three Hemostasis Analyzers and Contribution of a Preanalytical Module for Routine Coagulation Assays. Clin Lab 2016;62:1979-1987. doi: 10.7754/Clin.Lab.2016.160313.
  13. Roisin S, Gaudin C, De Mendonça R, Bellon J, Van Vaerenbergh K, De Bruyne K,  Byl B, Pouseele H, Denis O, Supply P. Pan-genome multilocus sequence typing and outbreak-specific reference-based single nucleotide polymorphism analysis to resolve two concurrent Staphylococcus aureus outbreaks in neonatal services. Clin Microbiol Infect 2016;22:520-6. doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.01.024.
  14. Wolff F, Gervy C, Cavalier E, Bergmann P, Cotton F, Heureux M, Corvilain B, Badot V. When obtaining a blood sample from the right arm was not the right thing to do: a case of elevated parathyroid hormone levels 27 years after thyroidectomy. Clin Chem Lab Med 2016;54:e369-e371.
  15. Wolff F, Gentelet M, Gulbis B, Cotton F. Hepcidin on 24-hour urine collection: preanalytical aspects and correlation with ferritin levels. Scand J Clin Lab Invest 2016;76:454-9.
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