• Exome capture from saliva produces high quality genomic and metagenomic data 

      Kidd, Jeffrey M.; Sharpton, Thomas J.; Bobo, Dean; Norman, Paul J.; Martin, Alicia R.; Carpenter, Meredith L.; Sikora, Martin; Gignoux, Christopher R.; Nemat-Gorgani, Neda; Adams, Alexandra; Guadalupe, Moraima; Guo, Xiaosen; Feng, Qiang; Li, Yingrui; Liu, Xiao; Parham, Peter; Hoal, Eileen G.; Feldman, Marcus W.; Pollard, Katherine S.; Wall, Jeffrey D.; Bustamante, Carlos D.; Henn, Brenna M. (BioMed Central, 2014-04)
      Background Targeted capture of genomic regions reduces sequencing cost while generating higher coverage by allowing biomedical researchers to focus on specific loci of interest, such as exons. Targeted capture also ...
    • Optimizing mycobacterial culture in smear- negative, human immunodeficiency virus- infected tuberculosis cases 

      Ismail, N. A.; Said, H. M.; Pinini, Z.; Omar, S. V.; Beyers, Nulda; Naidoo, P. (Public Library of Science, 2015)
      Introduction: Tuberculosis (TB) is a significant public health problem and the diagnosis in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)—infected individuals is challenging. The use of mycobacterial culture remains an important ...