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Charles Chiu, M.D.

Internist

Additional Languages

Mandarin
Spanish

Education

UCLA School of Medicine 2001

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center 2003

Fellowships

UCSF Medical Center 2006

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Wilson MR, Naccache SN, Samayoa E, Biagtan M, Bashir H, Yu G, Salamat SM, Somasekar S, Federman S, Miller S, Sokolic R, Garabedian E, Candotti F, Buckley RH, Reed KD, Meyer TL, Seroogy CM, Galloway R, Henderson SL, Gern JE, DeRisi JL, Chiu CY. Actionable diagnosis of neuroleptospirosis by next-generation sequencing. N Engl J Med. 2014 Jun 19; 370(25):2408-17.
  2. Naccache SN, Federman S, Veeraraghavan N, Zaharia M, Lee D, Samayoa E, Bouquet J, Greninger AL, Luk KC, Enge B, Wadford DA, Messenger SL, Genrich GL, Pellegrino K, Grard G, Leroy E, Schneider BS, Fair JN, Martínez MA, Isa P, Crump JA, DeRisi JL, Sittler T, Hackett J, Miller S, Chiu CY. A cloud-compatible bioinformatics pipeline for ultrarapid pathogen identification from next-generation sequencing of clinical samples. Genome Res. 2014 Jul; 24(7):1180-92.
  3. Naccache SN, Hackett J, Delwart EL, Chiu CY. Concerns over the origin of NIH-CQV, a novel virus discovered in Chinese patients with seronegative hepatitis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Mar 18; 111(11):E976.
  4. Naccache SN, Greninger AL, Lee D, Coffey LL, Phan T, Rein-Weston A, Aronsohn A, Hackett J, Delwart EL, Chiu CY. The perils of pathogen discovery: origin of a novel parvovirus-like hybrid genome traced to nucleic acid extraction spin columns. J Virol. 2013 Nov; 87(22):11966-77.
  5. Phan TG, Vo NP, Simmonds P, Samayoa E, Naccache S, Chiu CY, Delwart E. Rosavirus: the prototype of a proposed new genus of the Picornaviridae family. Virus Genes. 2013 Dec; 47(3):556-8.
  6. Yu G, Yagi S, Carrion R, Chen EC, Liu M, Brasky KM, Lanford RE, Kelly KR, Bales KL, Schnurr DP, Canfield DR, Patterson JL, Chiu CY. Experimental cross-species infection of common marmosets by titi monkey adenovirus. PLoS One. 2013; 8(7):e68558.
  7. Steffen I, Liss NM, Schneider BS, Fair JN, Chiu CY, Simmons G. Characterization of the Bas-Congo virus glycoprotein and its function in pseudotyped viruses. J Virol. 2013 Sep; 87(17):9558-68.
  8. Chiu CY. Viral pathogen discovery. Curr Opin Microbiol. 2013 Aug; 16(4):468-78.
  9. Swei A, Russell BJ, Naccache SN, Kabre B, Veeraraghavan N, Pilgard MA, Johnson BJ, Chiu CY. The genome sequence of Lone Star virus, a highly divergent bunyavirus found in the Amblyomma americanum tick. PLoS One. 2013; 8(4):e62083.
  10. Chiu CY, Yagi S, Lu X, Yu G, Chen EC, Liu M, Dick EJ, Carey KD, Erdman DD, Leland MM, Patterson JL. A novel adenovirus species associated with an acute respiratory outbreak in a baboon colony and evidence of coincident human infection. MBio. 2013; 4(2):e00084.
  11. Li L, Pesavento PA, Leutenegger CM, Estrada M, Coffey LL, Naccache SN, Samayoa E, Chiu C, Qiu J, Wang C, Deng X, Delwart E. A novel bocavirus in canine liver. Virol J. 2013; 10:54.
  12. Chiu C, Fair J, Leroy EM. Bas-Congo virus: another deadly virus? Future Microbiol. 2013 Feb; 8(2):139-41.
  13. Herman EK, Greninger AL, Visvesvara GS, Marciano-Cabral F, Dacks JB, Chiu CY. The mitochondrial genome and a 60-kb nuclear DNA segment from Naegleria fowleri, the causative agent of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis. J Eukaryot Microbiol. 2013 Mar-Apr; 60(2):179-91.
  14. Yu G, Greninger AL, Isa P, Phan TG, Martínez MA, de la Luz Sanchez M, Contreras JF, Santos-Preciado JI, Parsonnet J, Miller S, DeRisi JL, Delwart E, Arias CF, Chiu CY. Discovery of a novel polyomavirus in acute diarrheal samples from children. PLoS One. 2012; 7(11):e49449.
  15. Shahinas D, Silverman M, Sittler T, Chiu C, Kim P, Allen-Vercoe E, Weese S, Wong A, Low DE, Pillai DR. Toward an understanding of changes in diversity associated with fecal microbiome transplantation based on 16S rRNA gene deep sequencing. MBio. 2012; 3(5).
  16. Grard G, Fair JN, Lee D, Slikas E, Steffen I, Muyembe JJ, Sittler T, Veeraraghavan N, Ruby JG, Wang C, Makuwa M, Mulembakani P, Tesh RB, Mazet J, Rimoin AW, Taylor T, Schneider BS, Simmons G, Delwart E, Wolfe ND, Chiu CY, Leroy EM. A novel rhabdovirus associated with acute hemorrhagic fever in central Africa. PLoS Pathog. 2012 Sep; 8(9):e1002924.
  17. Lee D, Das Gupta J, Gaughan C, Steffen I, Tang N, Luk KC, Qiu X, Urisman A, Fischer N, Molinaro R, Broz M, Schochetman G, Klein EA, Ganem D, Derisi JL, Simmons G, Hackett J, Silverman RH, Chiu CY. In-depth investigation of archival and prospectively collected samples reveals no evidence for XMRV infection in prostate cancer. PLoS One. 2012; 7(9):e44954.
  18. Chen EC, Yagi S, Kelly KR, Mendoza SP, Tarara RP, Canfield DR, Maninger N, Rosenthal A, Spinner A, Bales KL, Schnurr DP, Lerche NW, Chiu CY. Cross-species transmission of a novel adenovirus associated with a fulminant pneumonia outbreak in a new world monkey colony. PLoS Pathog. 2011 Jul; 7(7):e1002155.
  19. Chen EC, Miller SA, DeRisi JL, Chiu CY. Using a pan-viral microarray assay (Virochip) to screen clinical samples for viral pathogens. J Vis Exp. 2011; (50).
  20. Wootton SC, Kim DS, Kondoh Y, Chen E, Lee JS, Song JW, Huh JW, Taniguchi H, Chiu C, Boushey H, Lancaster LH, Wolters PJ, DeRisi J, Ganem D, Collard HR. Viral infection in acute exacerbation of idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2011 Jun 15; 183(12):1698-702.

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