Featured Researcher

Published On 04/01/2014

Anami Patel, PhD

Technical Director, Molecular Diagnostics Laboratory, Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital

Education: Ph.D MB (ASCP)CM DLM CM

Area of Interest: Infectious Disease - Molecular Diagnostics

Published research:
Multi-Center Evaluation of the Adenovirus R-gene US Assay for the Detection of Adenovirus in Respiratory Samples.

Etiology of Pneumonia in the Community (EPIC) Study Team. Incidence and Etiology of Community-acquired Pneumonia Requiring Hospitalization among U.S. Children. (submitted)

Grant funding:

  • Evaluation of the Investigational Simplexa HSV 1&2 Direct Kit
  • Evaluation of the Investigational Simplexa Group A Strep Direct
  • illumigene Chlamydia and Gonorrhea DNA amplification Assay's clinical study.