Steven A. Miller, MD, PhD

Director of the Microbiology Laboratory

Academic Title

Associate Professor

Education

Albert Einstein College of Medicine 2003

Residencies

UCSF Medical Center, Clinical Pathology 2006

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Mongkolrattanothai K, Naccache SN, Bender JM, Samayoa E, Pham E, Yu G, Dien Bard J, Miller S, Aldrovandi G, Chiu CY. Neurobrucellosis: Unexpected Answer From Metagenomic Next-Generation Sequencing. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2017 Nov 24; 6(4):393-398.
  2. Greninger AL, Streithorst J, Chiu CY, Miller S. First Draft Genome Sequences of Neisseria sp. Strain 83E34 and Neisseria sp. Strain 74A18, Previously Identified as CDC Eugonic Fermenter 4b Species. Genome Announc. 2016 Nov 10; 4(6).
  3. Greninger AL, Streithorst J, Golden JA, Chiu CY, Miller S. Complete genome sequence of sequential Pandoraea apista isolates from the same cystic fibrosis patient supports a model of chronic colonization with in vivo strain evolution over time. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 Jan; 87(1):1-6.
  4. Greninger AL, Cunningham G, Chiu CY, Miller S. Draft Genome Sequence of Mycobacterium heckeshornense Strain RLE. Genome Announc. 2015 Aug 27; 3(4).
  5. Greninger AL, Cunningham G, Chiu CY, Miller S. Draft Genome Sequence of Mycobacterium heraklionense Strain Davo. Genome Announc. 2015 Jul 23; 3(4).
  6. Greninger AL, Cunningham G, Yu JM, Hsu ED, Chiu CY, Miller S. Draft Genome Sequence of Mycobacterium elephantis Strain Lipa. Genome Announc. 2015 Jun 25; 3(3).
  7. Greninger AL, Cunningham G, Yu JM, Hsu ED, Chiu CY, Miller S. Draft Genome Sequence of Mycobacterium arupense Strain GUC1. Genome Announc. 2015 Jun 11; 3(3).
  8. Greninger AL, Cunningham G, Hsu ED, Yu JM, Chiu CY, Miller S. Draft Genome Sequence of Mycobacterium obuense Strain UC1, Isolated from Patient Sputum. Genome Announc. 2015 Jun 11; 3(3).
  9. Greninger AL, Langelier C, Cunningham G, Keh C, Melgar M, Chiu CY, Miller S. Two Rapidly Growing Mycobacterial Species Isolated from a Brain Abscess: First Whole-Genome Sequences of Mycobacterium immunogenum and Mycobacterium llatzerense. J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Jul; 53(7):2374-7.
  10. Naccache SN, Peggs KS, Mattes FM, Phadke R, Garson JA, Grant P, Samayoa E, Federman S, Miller S, Lunn MP, Gant V, Chiu CY. Diagnosis of neuroinvasive astrovirus infection in an immunocompromised adult with encephalitis by unbiased next-generation sequencing. Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Mar 15; 60(6):919-23.
  11. 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.
  12. 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.
  13. 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 Apr 27; (50).
  14. Liu C, Schwartz BS, Vallabhaneni S, Nixon M, Chin-Hong PV, Miller SA, Chiu C, Damon L, Drew WL. Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 infection in patients with hematologic malignancy. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010 Dec; 16(12):1910-7.
  15. Miller SA, van Zante A, Schwartz BS. Cytologic evaluation can predict microbial culture results for infectious causes of pulmonary nodules in patients undergoing fine needle aspiration biopsy. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2010 Nov; 68(3):330-3.
  16. Nadarajah R, Post LR, Liu C, Miller SA, Sahm DF, Brooks GF. Detection of vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus with the updated Trek-Sensititre System and the MicroScan System. Comparison with results from the conventional Etest and CLSI standardized MIC methods. Am J Clin Pathol. 2010 Jun; 133(6):844-8.
  17. Elicker BM, Schwartz BS, Liu C, Chen EC, Miller SA, Chiu CY, Webb WR. Thoracic CT findings of novel influenza A (H1N1) infection in immunocompromised patients. Emerg Radiol. 2010 Jul; 17(4):299-307.
  18. Nadarajah R, Khan GY, Miller SA, Brooks GF. Evaluation of a new-generation line-probe assay that detects 5' untranslated and core regions to genotype and subtype hepatitis C virus. Am J Clin Pathol. 2007 Aug; 128(2):300-4.
  19. Jolly ER, Chin CS, Miller S, Bahgat MM, Lim KC, DeRisi J, McKerrow JH. Gene expression patterns during adaptation of a helminth parasite to different environmental niches. Genome Biol. 2007; 8(4):R65.

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