Aimee Kirsch Zaas
Associate Professor of Medicine
Genomic applications for diagnosis of infectious diseases
Genomic applications for prediction of infectious diseases
Appointments and Affiliations
- Associate Professor of Medicine
- Assistant Professor of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology
- Office Location: 2301 Erwin Rd, Box 3182, Durham, NC 27710
- Office Phone: (919) 681-1464
- Email Address: email@example.com
- Duke University, 2004
- Duke University, 2002
- Johns Hopkins University, 2001
- M.D. Northwestern University, 1998
- MGM 293: Research Independent Study I
In the News
- Blood test can determine whether illness is caused by virus or bacteria (Sep 19, 2013 | CBS News, AP )
- Zaas, AK; Aziz, H; Lucas, J; Perfect, JR; Ginsburg, GS, Blood gene expression signatures predict invasive candidiasis., Science Translational Medicine, vol 2 no. 21 (2010) [10.1126/scitranslmed.3000715] [abs].
- Zaas, AK; Chen, M; Varkey, J; Veldman, T; Hero, AO; Lucas, J; Huang, Y; Turner, R; Gilbert, A; Lambkin-Williams, R; Øien, NC; Nicholson, B; Kingsmore, S; Carin, L; Woods, CW; Ginsburg, GS, Gene expression signatures diagnose influenza and other symptomatic respiratory viral infections in humans., Cell Host and Microbe, vol 6 no. 3 (2009), pp. 207-217 [10.1016/j.chom.2009.07.006] [abs].
- Zaas, AK; Liao, G; Chien, JW; Weinberg, C; Shore, D; Giles, SS; Marr, KA; Usuka, J; Burch, LH; Perera, L; Perfect, JR; Peltz, G; Schwartz, DA, Plasminogen alleles influence susceptibility to invasive aspergillosis., PLoS genetics, vol 4 no. 6 (2008) [10.1371/journal.pgen.1000101] [abs].