Description of Research: Marisa Miceli
Dr. Miceli is a member of the Transplant Infectious Diseases service that provides inpatient and outpatient consultation for patients with infections after solid-organ or hematopoietic stem-cell transplantation. She has completed specific training in the diagnosis and management of infections in the immunocompromised transplant patients. As a member of the Transplant Infectious Diseases service, Dr. Miceli works closely with the transplant teams and pharmacists.
Her research interest includes the epidemiology and management of emerging opportunistic infections in the immunocompromised host with a particular interest in invasive fungal infections.
Miceli M, Bernardo S, Ku T. S. Neil, Walraven C, and Lee S. In vitro analyses of Heparin against Candida albicans biofilms and planktonic cells. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2012 Jan; 56(1):148-53. PMID: 21986822
M. Miceli, S. Cronin, L. Ayash, G. Alangaden, P.H. Chandrasekar. Significant interaction of tacrolimus and ritonavir during allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in a HIV infected patient. Bone Marrow Transplant. 2011 Nov 28. PMID: 22120984
Miceli MH, Chandrasekar P. Safety and efficacy of liposomal amphotericin B for the empirical therapy of invasive fungal infections in immunocompromised patients. Infect Drug Resist. Jan 2012; 5:9-16. PMID: 22294858
Shkolnik I, Hassani A, Miceli M, Big C, Bagdasarian N. A Unique Case of Actinomyces turicensis Pulmonary Abscess. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice; May 2013; DOI: 10.1097/IPC.0b013e318291c873
Jose A. Vazquez, Marisa H. Miceli, George Alangaden. Management of Invasive Fungal Infections in Immunocompromised Patients. Ther Adv Infect Dis. 2013 Jun;1(3):85-105. PMID: 25165546
Alhusseini M, Miceli MH, Chandrasekar P, Revankar S. Catheter-related bloodstream infection due to Mycobacterium neoaurum in a patient with acute leukemia. Leuk Lymphoma. 2014 Aug; 55 (8):1933-4. PMID: 24152051
C. Mittal, S. Hassan, S. Arshad, S. Jeepalyam, S. Bruni, M. Miceli, G. Jacobsen, M. Abouljoud, I. Bajjoka, M. Ramesh and G. Alangaden. Clostridium difficile infection in liver transplant recipients: a retrospective study of rates, risk factors and outcomes. Am J Transplant. 2014 Aug;14(8):1901-7. Epub 2014 Jun 5. PMID: 24902610
Marisa H. Miceli, Murat Gonulalan, Mary Beth Perri, Linoj Samuel, Mona A. Al Fares, Kimberly Brown, David A. Bruno, Marcus Zervos, Mayur Ramesh, George Alangaden. Transmission of Infection to Liver Transplant Recipients from Donors with Infective Endocarditis: Lessons Learned. Transplant Infectious Diseases. Accepted for publication October 2014.
Marisa H. Miceli, Anthony J. Perissinotti, Carol A. Kauffman, Daniel R. Couriel. Clinical experience using posaconazole extended release tablets for the prevention of invasive fungal infections in hematological cancer patients: Does one size fit all? Mycoses, 2014 (Recommended Publication, Pending Revisions, December 2014)
Marisa H. Miceli, Michael I. Goggins, Pranay Chander, Archana K. Sekaran, Anne E. Kizy, Linoj Samuel, Hui Jiang, Christopher R. Thornton, Mayur Ramesh, George Alangaden. Performance of Lateral Flow Device and Galactomannan for the detection of Aspergillus species in Bronchoalveolar Fluid of Patients at Risk for Invasive Aspergillosis. Mycoses (Submitted, January 2015)