Jason Limberis, PhD

Title(s)Postdoctoral Scholar, Medicine
SchoolSchool of Medicine
ORCID ORCID Icon0000-0002-7893-8416 Additional info
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    Stellenbosch University, South AfricaBSc Molecular Biology with Biotechnology
    Stellenbosch University, South AfricaBSc HonsMolecular Biology
    University of Cape Town, South AfricaPhDMedicine
    The Centre for Genomic Regulation, SpainInternshipBioinformatics

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    My research focusses on the causative agent of tuberculosis, Mycobacterium tuberculosis: I apply a combination of wet work and bioinformatics to investigate genomic and transcriptional associates of drug resistance, clinical outcomes, and patient infectiousness. See www.SemiQuant.com for more information.

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    1. Olayanju O, Esmail A, Limberis J, Dheda K. A regimen containing bedaquiline and delamanid compared to bedaquiline in patients with drug resistant tuberculosis. Eur Respir J. 2019 Oct 16. PMID: 31619478.
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    2. Meldau R, Randall P, Pooran A, Limberis J, Makambwa E, Dhansay M, Esmail A, Dheda K. Same-Day Tools, Including Xpert Ultra and IRISA-TB, for Rapid Diagnosis of Pleural Tuberculosis: a Prospective Observational Study. J Clin Microbiol. 2019 Sep; 57(9). PMID: 31270183.
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    3. Olayanju O, Esmail A, Limberis J, Gina P, Dheda K. Linezolid interruption in patients with fluoroquinolone-resistant tuberculosis receiving a bedaquiline-based treatment regimen. Int J Infect Dis. 2019 Aug; 85:74-79. PMID: 31100421.
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    4. Olayanju O, Limberis J, Esmail A, Oelofse S, Gina P, Pietersen E, Fadul M, Warren R, Dheda K. Long-term bedaquiline-related treatment outcomes in patients with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis from South Africa. Eur Respir J. 2018 05; 51(5). PMID: 29700106.
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    5. Dheda K, Limberis JD, Pietersen E, Phelan J, Esmail A, Lesosky M, Fennelly KP, Te Riele J, Mastrapa B, Streicher EM, Dolby T, Abdallah AM, Ben-Rached F, Simpson J, Smith L, Gumbo T, van Helden P, Sirgel FA, McNerney R, Theron G, Pain A, Clark TG, Warren RM. Outcomes, infectiousness, and transmission dynamics of patients with extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis and home-discharged patients with programmatically incurable tuberculosis: a prospective cohort study. Lancet Respir Med. 2017 04; 5(4):269-281. PMID: 28109869.
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    6. Theron G, Venter R, Calligaro G, Smith L, Limberis J, Meldau R, Chanda D, Esmail A, Peter J, Dheda K. Xpert MTB/RIF Results in Patients With Previous Tuberculosis: Can We Distinguish True From False Positive Results? Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Apr 15; 62(8):995-1001. PMID: 26908793.
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