The Institute for Clinical and Experimental Research® is focused on the development of new diagnostic assays in a wide range of disciplines. Researchers at the institute regularly publish in respected, peer-reviewed journals, give presentations at national and international organizations, author books and book chapters, and develop new tests.

There are 106 total entries for the year 2006.

Singh AB, Lee ML, Sinha-Hikim I, Kushnir M, Meikle W, Rockwood A, Afework S, Bhasin S. Pharmacokinetics of a testosterone gel in healthy postmenopausal women. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 2006;91(1):136–44.

Kushnir MM, Rockwood AL, Roberts WL, Pattison EG, Bunker AM, Fitzgerald RL, Meikle AW. Performance characteristics of a novel tandem mass spectrometry assay for serum testosterone. Clinical Chemistry 2006;52(1):120–8.

Chou LS, Lyon A, Meadows C, Wittwer CT, Lyon E. Using unlabeled oligonucleotide probes and melting analysis in single nucleotide polymorphism genotyping. IVD Technology 2006;39(5):644, 646, 648 passim.

Raetz ED, Perkins SL, Bhojwani D, Smock K, Philip M, Carroll WL, Min D-J. Gene expression profiling reveals intrinsic differences between T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia and T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma. Pediatric Blood & Cancer 2006;47(2):130–40.

Miller JW, Garrod MG, Rockwood AL, Kushnir MM, Allen LH, Haan MN, Green R. Measurement of total vitamin B12 and holotranscobalamin, singly and in combination, in screening for metabolic vitamin B12 deficiency. Clinical Chemistry 2006;52(2):278–85.

Petti CA, Bhally HS, Weinstein MP, Joho K, Wakefield T, Reller LB, Carroll KC. Utility of extended blood culture incubation for isolation of haemophilus, actinobacillus, cardiobacterium, eikenella, and kingella organisms: a retrospective multicenter evaluation. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 2006;44(1):257–9.

Margraf RL, Mao R, Highsmith WE, Holtegaard LM, Wittwer CT. Mutation scanning of the RET protooncogene using high-resolution melting analysis. Clinical Chemistry 2006;52(1):138–41.

Petti CA, Polage CR, Quinn TC, Ronald AR, Sande MA. Laboratory medicine in Africa: a barrier to effective health care. Clinical Infectious Diseases 2006;42(3):377–82.

Emerson LL, Tripp SR, Baird BC, Layfield LJ, Rohr LR. A comparison of immunohistochemical stain quality in conventional and rapid microwave processed tissues. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;125(2):176–83.

Filipowicz HR, Ernst SL, Ashurst CL, Pasquali M, Longo N. Metabolic changes associated with hyperammonemia in patients with propionic acidemia. Molecular Genetics and Metabolism 2006;88(2):123–30.

Chen E, Lim MS, Rosic-Kablar S, Liu J, Jolicoeur P, Dube ID, Hough MR. Dysregulated expression of mitotic regulators is associated with B cell lymphomagenesis in HOX11 transgenic mice. Oncogene 2006;25(18):2575–87.

Margraf RL, Mao R, Wittwer CT. Masking selected sequence variation by incorporating mismatches into melting analysis probes. Human Mutation 2006;27(3):269–78.

Popat U, Frost A, Liu E, Guan Y, Durette A, Reddy V, Prchal JT. High levels of circulating CD34 cells, dacrocytes, clonal hematopoiesis, and JAK2 mutation differentiate myelofibrosis with myeloid metaplasia from secondary myelofibrosis associated with pulmonary hypertension. Blood 2006;107(9):3486–8.

Kling SJ, Griffee M, Flanders MM, Rodgers GM. Factor V deficiency caused by a novel missense mutation, Ile417Thr, in the A2 domain: factor V Ogden. Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis 2006;4(2):481–3.

Pounder JI, Shutt CK, Schaecher BJ, Woods GL. Clinical evaluation of repetitive sequence-based polymerase chain reaction using the Diversi-Lab System for strain typing of vancomycin-resistant enterococci. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 2006;54(3):183–7.

Pounder JI, Aldous WK, Woods GL. Comparison of real-time polymerase chain reaction using the Smart Cycler and the Gen-Probe amplified Mycobacterium tuberculosis direct test for detection of M. tuberculosis complex in clinical specimens. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 2006;54(3):217–22.

Herrmann MG, Durtschi JD, Bromley LK, Wittwer CT, Voelkerding KV. Amplicon DNA melting analysis for mutation scanning and genotyping: cross-platform comparison of instruments and dyes. Clinical Chemistry 2006;52(3):494–503.

Agarwal N, Spahr JE, Werner TL, Newton DL, Rodgers GM. Acquired amegakaryocytic thrombocytopenic purpura. American Journal of Hematology 2006;81(2):132–5.

Malan AK, Avelar E, Litwin SE, Hill HR, Litwin CM. Serologic diagnosis of Trypanosoma cruzi evaluation of three enzyme immunoassays and an indirect immunofluorescent assay. Journal of Medical Microbiology 2006;55(Pt 2):171–8.

Dames S, Bromley LK, Herrmann M, Elgort M, Erali M, Smith R, Voelkerding KV. A single-tube nucleic acid extraction, amplification, and detection method using aluminum oxide. Journal of Molecular Diagnostics 2006;8(1):16–21.

Liew M, Nelson L, Margraf R, Mitchell S, Erali M, Mao R, Lyon E, Wittwer C. Genotyping of human platelet antigens 1 to 6 and 15 by high-resolution amplicon melting and conventional hybridization probes. Journal of Molecular Diagnostics 2006;8(1):97–104.

Heaney DL, Flume P, Hamilton L, Lyon E, Wolff DJ. Detection of an apparent homozygous 3120G>A cystic fibrosis mutation on a routine carrier screen. Journal of Molecular Diagnostics 2006;8(1):137–40.

Bahler DW, Kim BK, Gao A, Swerdlow SH. Analysis of immunoglobulin V genes suggests cutaneous marginal zone B-cell lymphomas recognise similar antigens. British Journal of Haematology 2006;132(5):571–5.

Samowitz WS, Wolff RK, Ma KN, Andersen K, Caan B, Slattery ML. Polymorphisms in insulin-related genes predispose to specific KRAS2 and TP53 mutations in colon cancer. Mutation Research 2006;595(1–2):117–24.

Mims MP, Hayes TG, Zheng S, Leal SM, Frolov A, Ittmann MM, Wheeler TM, Prchal JT. Mitochondrial DNA G10398A polymorphism and invasive breast cancer in African-American women. Cancer Research 2006;66(3):1880.

Rockwood AL, Haimi P. Efficient calculation of accurate masses of isotopic peaks. Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry 2006;17(3):415–9.

Jaskowski TD, Litwin CM and Hill HR. Detection of kappa and lambda light chain monoclonal proteins in human serum: automated immunoassay vs immunofixation electrophoresis. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology 2006;13(2):277–80.

Bayrak-Toydemir P, McDonald J, Markewitz B, Lewin S, Miller F, Chou LS, Gedge F, Tang W, Coon H, Mao R. Genotype-phenotype correlation in hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia: mutations and manifestations. American Journal of Medical Genetics A 2006;140(5):463–70.

Slattery ML, Curtin K, Wolff R, Ma KN, Sweeney C, Murtaugh M, Potter JD, Levin TR, Samowitz W. PPARgamma and colon and rectal cancer: associations with specific tumor mutations, aspirin, ibuprofen and insulin-related genes (US). Cancer Causes & Control 2006;17(3):239–49.

Erali M, Pounder JI, Woods GL, Petti CA, Wittwer CT. Multiplex single-color PCR with amplicon melting analysis for identification of Aspergillus species. Clinical Chemistry 2006;52(7):1443–5.

Hill HR, Martins TB. The flow cytometric analysis of cytokines using multi-analyte fluorescence microarray technology. Methods 2006;38(4):312–6.

Layfield LJ, Willmore C, Tripp S, Jones C, Jensen RL. Epidermal growth factor receptor gene amplification and protein expression in glioblastoma multiforme: prognostic significance and relationship to other prognostic factors. Applied Immunohistochemistry & Molecular Morphology 2006;14(1):91–6.

Willmore-Payne C, Holden JA, Layfield LJ. Detection of EGFR- and HER2-activating mutations in squamous cell carcinoma involving the head and neck. Modern Pathology 2006;19(5):634–40.

Pendleton R, Wheeler MM, Rodgers GM. Argatroban dosing of patients with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia and an elevated aPTT due to antiphospholipid antibody syndrome. Annals of Pharmacotherapy 2006;40(5):972–6.

Vaughn CP, Crockett DK, Lin Z, Lim MS, Elenitoba-Johnson KS. Identification of proteins released by follicular lymphoma-derived cells using a mass spectrometry-based approach. Proteomics 2006;6(10):3223–30.

Juenke J, Brown PI, Urry FM, McMillin GA. Drug monitoring and toxicology: a procedure for the monitoring of oxcarbazepine metabolite by HPLC-UV. Journal of Chromatography Science 2006;44(1):45–8.

Longo N. Inborn errors of metabolism: new challenges with expanded newborn screening programs. Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 2006;142(2):61–3.

Pasquali M, Monsen G, Richardson L, Alston M, Longo N. Biochemical findings in common inborn errors of metabolism. American Journal of Medical Genetics C 2006;142(2):64–76.

Hedlund GL, Longo N, Pasquali M. Glutaric acidemia type 1. American Journal of Medical Genetics C 2006;142(2):86–94.

Longo N, Amat di San Filippo C, Pasquali M. Disorders of carnitine transport in the carnitine cycle. American Journal of Medical Genetics C 2006;142(2):77–85.

Rowe LR, Bentz BG, Bentz JS. Utility of BRAF V600E mutation detection in cytologically indeterminate thyroid nodules. CytoJournal 2006;3:10.

Taggart EW, Hill HR, Martins TB, Litwin CM. Comparison of complement fixation with two enzyme-linked immunosorbent assays for the detection of antibodies to respiratory viral antigens. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;125(3):460–6.

Taggart EW, Hill HR, Ruegner RG, Litwin CM. Evaluation of an in vitro assay for interferon gamma production in response to the Mycobacterium tuberculosis-synthesized peptide antigens ESAT-6 and CFP-10 and the PPD skin test. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;125(3):467–73.

Juenke J, Brown PI, Urry FM, McMillin GA. Drug monitoring and toxicology: a procedure for the monitoring of levetiracetam and zonisamide by HPLC-UV. Journal of Analytical Toxicology 2006;30(1):27–30.

Perreard L, Fan C, Quackenbush JF, Mullins M, Gauthier NP, Nelson E, Mone M, Hansen H, Buys SS, Rasmussen K, Orrico AR, Dreher D, Walters R, Parker J,. Classification and risk stratification of invasive breast carcinomas using a real-time quantitative RT-PCR assay. Breast Cancer Research 2006;8(2):R23.

Hu Z, Fan C, Oh DS, Marron JS, He X, Qaqish BF, Livasy C, Carey LA, Reynolds E, Dressler L, Nobel A, Parker J, Ewend MG, Sawyer LR, Wu J, Liu Y, Nanda. The molecular portraits of breast tumors are conserved across microarray platforms. BMC Genomics 2006;7:96.

Willmore-Payne C, Holden JA, Hirschowitz S, Layfield LJ. BRAF and c-kit gene copy number in mutation-positive malignant melanoma. Human Pathology 2006;37(5):520–7.

Elenitoba-Johnson KS, Crockett DK, Schumacher JA, Jenson SD, Coffin CM, Rockwood AL, Lim MS. Proteomic identification of oncogenic chromosomal translocation partners encoding chimeric ALK fusion proteins. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 2006;103(19):7402–7.

Amat di San Filippo C, Pasquali M, Longo N. Pharmacological rescue of carnitine transport in primary carnitine deficiency. Human Mutation 2006;27(6):513–23.

Willmore-Payne C, Holden JA, Zhou H, Gupta D, Hirschowitz S, Wittwer CT, Layfield LJ. Evaluation of Her-2/neu gene status in osteosarcoma by fluorescence in situ hybridization and multiplex and monoplex polymerase chain reactions. Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 2006;130(5):691–8.

Martins TB, Anderson JL, Muhlestein JB, Horne BD, Carlquist JF and Roberts WL. Risk factor analysis of plasma cytokines in patients with coronary artery disease by a multiplexed fluorescent immunoassay. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;125(6):906–13.

Mongia SK, Rawlins ML, Owen WE, Roberts WL. Performance characteristics of seven automated CA125 assays. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;125(6):921–7.

Procter M, Chou LS, Tang W, Jama M, and Mao R. Molecular diagnosis of Prader-Willi and Angelman syndromes by methylation-specific melting analysis and methylation-specific multiplex ligation-dependent probe amplification. Clinical Chemistry 2006;52(7):1276–83.

Lammert SA, Rockwood AA, Wang M, Lee ML, Lee ED, Tolley SE, Oliphant JR, Jones JL, Waite RW. Miniature toroidal radio frequency ion trap mass analyzer. Journal of the American Society for Mass Spectrometry 2006;17(7):916–22.

Florell SR, Cessna M, Lundell RB, Boucher KM, Bowen GM, Harris RM, Petersen MJ, Zone JJ, Tripp S, Perkins SL. Usefulness (or lack thereof) of immunophenotyping in atypical cutaneous T-cell infiltrates. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;125(5):727–36.

La?u'ulu SL, Roberts WL. The analytic sensitivity and mutant detection capability of six hepatitis B surface antigen assays. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;125(5):748–51.

Slev PR, Rawlins ML, Roberts WL. Performance characteristics of seven automated CA 15-3 assays. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;125(5):752–7.

Willmore-Payne C, Holden JA, Layfield LJ. Detection of epidermal growth factor receptor and human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 activating mutations in lung adenocarcinoma by high-resolution melting amplicon analysis: correlation with gene copy number, protein expression, and hormone recepto. Human Pathology 2006;37(6):755–63.

Hale JS, Dahlem TJ, Margraf RL, Debnath I, Weis JJ, Weis JH. Transcriptional control of Pactolus: evidence of a negative control region and comparison with its evolutionary paralogue, CD18 (b2 integrin). Journal of Leukocyte Biology 2006;80(2):383–98.

Cloud JL, Meyer JJ, Pounder JI, Jost KC Jr, Sweeney A, Carroll KC, Woods GL. Mycobacterium arupense sp. nov., a novel moderately growing nonchromogenic bacterium isolated from clinical specimens. International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 2006;56(Pt 6):1413–8.

Willmore-Payne C, Holden JA, Chadwick B, Layfield LJ. Detection of c-kit Exon 11 and Exon 17 Activating Mutations in Testicular Seminomas by High Resolution Melting Amplicon Analysis. Modern Pathology 2006;19(9):1164–9.

Jaskowski TD, Litwin CM and Hill HR. Analysis of serum antibodies in patients suspected of having inflammatory bowel disease. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology 2006;13(6):655–60.

Kushnir MM, Rockwood AL, Roberts WL, Pattison EG, Owen WE, Bunker AM, Meikle AW. Development and performance evaluation of a tandem mass spectrometry assay for 4 adrenal steroids. Clinical Chemistry 2006;52(8):1559–67.

Chen G, Prchal JT. Polycythemia vera and its molecular basis: An update. Best Practice & Research, Clinical Haematology 2006;19(3):387–97.

Finazzi G, Gregg XT, Barbui T, Prchal JT. Idiopathic erythrocytosis and other non-clonal polycythemias. Best Practice & Research, Clinical Haematology 2006;91(6 Suppl):ECR29.

Lim MS, Elenitoba-Johnson KS. Mass spectrometry-based proteomic studies of human anaplastic large cell lymphoma. Molecular & Cellular Proteomics 2006;5(10):1787–98.

Rowe LR, Willmore-Payne C, Tripp SR, Perkins SL, Bentz JS. Tumor cell nuclei extraction from paraffin-embedded lymphoid tissue for fluorescence in situ hybridization. Applied Immunohistochemistry & Molecular Morphology 2006;14(2):220–4.

Pospisilova D, Mims MP, Nemeth E, Ganz T, Prchal JT. DMT1 mutation: response of anemia to darbepoetin administration and implications for iron homeostasis. Blood 2006;108(1):404–5.

Samowitz WS, Wolff RK, Curtin K, Sweeney C, Ma KN, Andersen K, Levin TR, Slattery ML. Interactions between CYP2C9 and UGT1A6 polymorphisms and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in colorectal cancer prevention. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2006;4(7):894–901.

Pysher TJ, Bach PR, Geaghan S, Hamilton MS, Laposata M, Lockitch G, Brugnara C, Coffin CM, Pasquali M, Rinaldo P, Roberts WL, Rutledge JC, Ashwood ER,. Teaching pediatric laboratory medicine to pathology residents. Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 2006;130(7):1031–8.

South ST, Frazer JK, Brothman AR, Chen Z. Unexpected cytogenetic finding in acute lymphoblastic leukemia: a case of del(5q) with a cryptic t(12;21). Cancer Genetics and Cytogenetics 2006;168(2):177–8.

Lanman RB, Wolfert RL, Fleming JK, Jaffe AS, Roberts WL, Warnick GR, McConnell JP. Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase A2: Review and recommendation of a clinical cutpoint for adults. Preventive Cardiology 2006;9(3):138–43.

Lehman, Rettmenn, Wilson, Markewitz. Comparative performance of three anti-factor Xa heparin assays in patients in a medical intensive care unit receiving intravenous, unfractionated heparin. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;126(3):416–21.

Yang DT, Flanders MM, Kim H, Rodgers GM. Elevated factor XI activity levels are associated with an increased odds ratio for cerebrovascular events. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;126(3):411–5.

She RC, Crist G, Billetdeaux E, Langer J, Petti CA. Comparison of multiple shell vial cell lines for isolation of enteroviruses: a national perspective. Journal of Clinical Virology 2006;37(3):151–5.

Pendleton RC, Rodgers GM, Wiener CM. A necessary detour. American Journal of Medicine 2006;119(8):651–3.

Flanders MM, Phansalkar AR, Crist RA, Roberts WL, Rodgers GM. Pediatric reference intervals for uncommon bleeding and thrombotic disorders. Journal of Pediatrics 2006;149(2):275–7.

Pounder JI, Hansen D, Woods GL. Identification of Histoplasma capsulatum, Blastomyces dermatitidis, and Coccidioides Species by Repetitive-Sequence-Based PCR. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 2006;44(8):2977–82.

Rodgers GM. Guidelines for the use of erythropoietic growth factors in patients with chemotherapy-induced anemia. Oncology 2006;20(8 Suppl 6):12–5.

Vaughn CP, Crockett DK, Lim MS, and Elenitoba-Johnson KSJ. Analytical characteristics of cleavable isotope-coded affinity tag-LC-MS/MS for quantitative proteomics studies. Journal of Molecular Diagnostics 2006;(4):513–20.

Inoue N, Izui-Sarumaru T, Murakami Y, Endo, Y, Nishimura J-I, Kurokawa K, Kuwayama M, Shime H, Machii T, Kanakura Y, Meyers G, Wittwer CT, Chen Z, Bab. Molecular basis of clonal expansion of hematopoiesis in two patients with paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria (PNH). Blood 2006;108(13):4232–6.

Martins TB, Veasy LG, Hill HR. Antibody responses to group A streptococcal infections in acute rheumatic fever. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2006;25(9):832–7.

Renshaw AA, Mody DR, Walsh M, Bentz JS, Colgan TJ; Cytopathology Resource Committee, College of American Pathologists. The Significance of Manufacturer Certification in Liquid-Based Cytology and Performance in the College of American Pathologists? Interlaboratory Comparison Program in Cervicovaginal Cytology. Archives of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 2006;130(9):1269–72.

Polage CR, Bedu-Addo G, Owusu-Ofori A, Frimpong E, Lloyd W, Zurcher E, Hale D, Petti CA. Laboratory use in Ghana: physician perception and practice. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 2006;75(3):526–31.

Bayrak-Toydemir P, McDonald J, Akarsu N, Toydemir RM, Calderon F, Tuncali T, Tang W, Miller F, Mao R. A fourth locus for hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia maps to chromosome 7. American Journal of Medical Genetics 2006;140(20):2155–62.

Xiong Z, Liu E, Yan Y, Silver RT, Yang F, Chen IH, Chen Y, Verstovsek S, Wang H, Prchal J, Yang XF. An unconventional antigen translated by a novel internal ribosome entry site elicits antitumor humoral immune reactions. Journal of Immunology 2006;177(7):4907–16.

Martins TB, Augustine NH and Hill HR. Development of a multiplexed fluorescent immunoassay for the quantitation of antibody responses to group A streptococci. Journal of Immunological Methods 2006;316(1–2):97–106.

Reading NS, Lim MS, Elenitoba-Johnson KS. Detection of acquired Janus kinase 2 V617F mutation in myeloproliferative disorders by fluorescence melting curve analysis. Molecular Diagnosis & Therapy 2006;10(5):311–7.

Lyon JL, Alder SC, Stone MB, Scholl A, Reading JC, Holubkov R, Sheng X, White GL Jr, Hegmann KT, Anspaugh L, Hoffman FO, Simon SL, Thomas B, Carroll R. Thyroid Disease Associated with Exposure to the Nevada Test Site Radiation: A Reevaluation Based on Corrected Dosimetry and Examination Data. Epidemiology 2006;17(6):604–14.

Toydemir RM, Brassington AE, Bayrak-Toydemir P, Krakowiak PA, Jorde LB, Whitby FG, Longo N, Viskochil DH, Carey JC, Bamshad MJ. A novel mutation in FGFR3 causes camptodactyly, tall stature, and hearing loss (CATSHL) syndrome. American Journal of Human Genetics 2006;79(5):935–41.

Ferrandez A, Pho L, Solomon C, Samowitz WS, Kuwada SK, Knecht TP, Gilfeather M, Burt RW. An evidence-based, multidisciplinary approach to the clinical considerations, management, and surveillance of adrenal lesions in familial adenomatous polyposis: report of three cases. Diseases of the Colon and Rectum 2006;49(11):1781–90.

Simmon KE, Croft AC, Petti CA. Application of SmartGene IDNSTM-Bacteria Software for Partial 16S rRNA Gene Sequences for a Diverse Group of Bacteria in a Clinical Laboratory. Journal of Clinical Microbiology 2006;44(12):4400–6.

Bornhorst JA, Cousins R, Pili AT, Erickson JA, Ashwood ER. Evaluation of the efficacy of chloroform extraction of amniotic fluid bilirubin. Clinical Chemistry 2006;52(11):2120–1.

Owen WE, Martins TB, Litwin CM, Roberts WL. Performance characteristics of six IMMULITE 2000 TORCH assays. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 2006;126(6):900–5.

Holladay EB, Logan S, Arnold J, Knesel B, Smith GD. A comparison of the clinical utility of p16(INK4a) immunolocalization with the presence of human papillomavirus by hybrid capture 2 for the detection of cervical dysplasia/neoplasia. Cancer Cytopathology 2006;108(6):451–61.

Nussenzveig RH, Lingam HB, Gaikwad A, Zhu Q, Jing N, Prchal JT. A novel mutation of the cytochrome-b5 reductase gene in an Indian patient: the molecular basis of type I methemoglobinemia. Haematologica 2006;91(11):1542–5.

Jones RG, Li X, Gray PD, Kuang J, Clayton F, Samowitz WS, Madison BB, Gumucio DL, Kuwada SK. Conditional deletion of beta 1 integrins in the intestinal epithelium causes a loss of Hedgehog expression, intestinal hyperplasia, and early postnatal lethality. Journal of Cell Biology 2006;175(3):505–14.

Tebo AE, Szankasi P, Hillman TA, Litwin CM and Hill HR. Antibody reactivity to heat shock protein 70 and inner ear-specific proteins in patients with idiopathic sensorineural hearing loss. Clinical and Experimental Immunology 2006;146(3):427–32.

South ST, Swensen JJ, Maxwell T, Rope A, Brothman AR, Chen Z. A new genomic mechanism leading to cri-du-chat syndrome. American Journal of Medical Genetics 2006;140(24):2714–20.

Polage CR, Petti CA. Assessment of the utility of viral culture from cerebrospinal fluid. Clinical Infectious Disease 2006;43(12):1578–9.

Melis R, Lyon E, McMillin GA. Determination of CYP2D6, CYP2C9 and CYP2C19 genotypes with Tag-It mutation detection assays. Expert Review of Molecular Diagnostics 2006;6(6):811–20.

Samowitz WS, Albertsen H, Sweeney C, Herrick J, Caan BJ, Anderson KE, Wolff RK, Slattery ML. Association of smoking, CpG island methylator phenotype, and V600E BRAF mutations in colon cancer. Journal of the National Cancer Institute 2006;98(23):1731–8.

Petti CA, Polage CR, Hillyard DR. Screening Laboratory Requests. Emerging Infectious Diseases 2006;12(11):1792–3.

Isaac JC, Willmore C, Holden JA, Layfield LJ. A C-Kit negative GIST with a platelet derived growth factor receptor alpha mutation. Applied Immunohistochemistry & Molecular Morphology 2006;(1):52–6.

Kim J, Voelkerding KV, Gale BK. Patterning of a nanoporous membrane for multi-sample DNA extraction. J Micromech Microeng 2006;16 (2006) 33?39.