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Matthew J. Bankowski Ph.D.

Courtesy Professor

Department: Department of Pediatrics


Aureimonas altamirensis masquerading as Brucella spp. in a blood culture from a 68-year-old male with cancer.
Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease.96(3):114957-[DOI] 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2019.114957.[PMID] 31862135.
Are Rapid Influenza Antigen Tests Still Clinically Useful in Today's Molecular Diagnostics World?
Hawai'i journal of medicine & public health : a journal of Asia Pacific Medicine & Public Health.77(9):226-230[DOI] .[PMID] 30221077.
Increasing Prevalence of Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in Respiratory Specimens from US-Affiliated Pacific Island Jurisdictions1.
Emerging infectious diseases.24(3):485-491[DOI] 10.3201/eid2403.171301.[PMID] 29460734.
Letter to the Editor: Are Rapid Influenza Antigen Tests Still Clinically Useful in Today's Molecular Diagnostics World?
Hawai'i journal of medicine & public health : a journal of Asia Pacific Medicine & Public Health.77(12):311-[DOI] .[PMID] 30533281.
Bordetella trematum sepsis with shock in a diabetic patient with rapidly developing soft tissue infection.
Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease.86(1):112-4[DOI] 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2016.05.019.[PMID] 27397578.
Complete Genome Sequence of Mycobacterium chimaera Strain AH16.
Genome announcements.4(6):-[DOI] 10.1128/genomeA.01276-16.[PMID] 27881537.
Correction: Environmental Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in the Hawaiian Islands.
PLoS neglected tropical diseases.10(12):e0005200-[DOI] 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005200.[PMID] 27911953.
Environmental Nontuberculous Mycobacteria in the Hawaiian Islands.
PLoS neglected tropical diseases.10(10):e0005068-[DOI] 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005068.[PMID] 27780201.
Multicenter Evaluation of BioFire FilmArray Meningitis/Encephalitis Panel for Detection of Bacteria, Viruses, and Yeast in Cerebrospinal Fluid Specimens.
Journal of clinical microbiology.54(9):2251-61[DOI] 10.1128/JCM.00730-16.[PMID] 27335149.
Rapid Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Using Forward Laser Light Scatter Technology.
Journal of clinical microbiology.54(11):2701-2706[DOI] .[PMID] 27558176.
Wohlfahrtiimonas chitiniclastica Infections in 2 Elderly Patients, Hawaii.
Emerging infectious diseases.22(3):567-8[DOI] 10.3201/eid2203.151701.[PMID] 26889722.
Multicenter evaluation of the BioFire FilmArray gastrointestinal panel for etiologic diagnosis of infectious gastroenteritis.
Journal of clinical microbiology.53(3):915-25[DOI] 10.1128/JCM.02674-14.[PMID] 25588652.
Septic arthritis and osteomyelitis due to Bordetella petrii.
Journal of clinical microbiology.53(3):1024-7[DOI] 10.1128/JCM.02794-14.[PMID] 25540393.
A Lethal Case of Pseudomonas putida Bacteremia Due to Soft Tissue Infection.
Infectious diseases in clinical practice (Baltimore, Md.).21(3):147-213[DOI] .[PMID] 23750097.
Comparison of two multiplexed PCR assays for the detection of HSV-1, HSV-2, and VZV with extracted and unextracted cutaneous and mucosal specimens.
Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology.58(1):84-8[DOI] 10.1016/j.jcv.2013.05.008.[PMID] 23751960.
Culture-negative prosthetic valve endocarditis with concomitant septicemia due to a nontoxigenic Corynebacterium diphtheriae biotype gravis isolate in a patient with multiple risk factors.
Journal of clinical microbiology.51(11):3900-2[DOI] 10.1128/JCM.01403-13.[PMID] 24006007.
Comparison of two broadly multiplexed PCR systems for viral detection in clinical respiratory tract specimens from immunocompromised children.
Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology.53(4):308-13[DOI] 10.1016/j.jcv.2011.12.020.[PMID] 22296791.
Native valve Bacillus cereus endocarditis in a non-intravenous-drug-abusing patient.
Journal of clinical microbiology.50(2):519-21[DOI] 10.1128/JCM.00657-11.[PMID] 22116159.
A probe-based method for confirmation of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and detection of Panton-Valentine leukocidin and tst virulence genes.
Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease.70(4):541-3[DOI] 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2011.04.005.[PMID] 21658873.
A report on the first case of vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus (VISA) in Hawai'i.
Hawaii medical journal.70(11):233-6[DOI] .[PMID] 22162601.
A "silent culture-negative" abdominal aortic mycotic aneurysm: Rapid detection of Bartonella species using PCR and high-throughput mass spectrometry.
Hawaii medical journal.69(3):68-9[DOI] .[PMID] 20397506.
A case of septic arthritis from rat-bite fever in Hawai'i.
Hawaii medical journal.69(3):65-7[DOI] .[PMID] 20397505.
Increasing prevalence of nasal and rectal colonization with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in children with cancer.
Pediatric blood & cancer.55(7):1317-22[DOI] 10.1002/pbc.22815.[PMID] 20830777.
Pandemic preparedness in Hawaii: a multicenter verification of real-time RT-PCR for the direct detection of influenza virus types A and B.
Public health reports (Washington, D.C. : 1974).125 Suppl 2(Suppl 2):81-7[DOI] .[PMID] 20518448.
Quantitation of Staphylococcus aureus in seawater using CHROMagar SA.
Hawaii medical journal.69(1):8-12[DOI] .[PMID] 20222490.
Quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction detection of BK virus using labeled primers.
Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine.134(3):444-8[DOI] .[PMID] 20196671.
Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia in pediatric patients with cancer.
The Pediatric infectious disease journal.29(2):172-4[DOI] 10.1097/INF.0b013e3181b9a363.[PMID] 19918212.
Panton-Valentine leukocidin-positive methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in children with cancer.
Pediatric blood & cancer.53(7):1216-20[DOI] 10.1002/pbc.22254.[PMID] 19731325.
Short communication: methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections in children and young adults infected with HIV.
AIDS research and human retroviruses.25(12):1219-24[DOI] 10.1089/aid.2009.0040.[PMID] 20001313.
Multicenter comparison of different real-time PCR assays for quantitative detection of Epstein-Barr virus.
Journal of clinical microbiology.46(1):157-63[DOI] .[PMID] 17989187.
Thoracic vertebral actinomycosis: Actinomyces israelii and Fusobacterium nucleatum.
Journal of clinical microbiology.46(6):2009-14[DOI] 10.1128/JCM.01706-07.[PMID] 18337385.
Comparison of various blood compartments and reporting units for the detection and quantification of Epstein-Barr virus in peripheral blood.
Journal of clinical microbiology.45(7):2151-5[DOI] .[PMID] 17494720.
Quantitative real-time PCR detection of adenovirus in clinical blood specimens: a comparison of plasma, whole blood and peripheral blood mononuclear cells.
Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology.40(4):295-300[DOI] .[PMID] 17959413.
Rare case of Nocardia asteroides pericarditis in a human immunodeficiency virus-infected patient.
Journal of clinical microbiology.45(7):2330-3[DOI] .[PMID] 17507517.
Multiplexed, real-time PCR for quantitative detection of human adenovirus.
Journal of clinical microbiology.41(10):4636-41[DOI] .[PMID] 14532195.
Comparison of enterovirus 71 (E71) isolated from a patient with hand-foot-and-mouth disease in China to prototype E71 BrCr strain by polymerase chain reaction using a unique primer pair.
Clinical and diagnostic virology.1(2):137-9[DOI] .[PMID] 15566727.
Postmortem recovery of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 from plasma and mononuclear cells. Implications for occupational exposure.
Archives of pathology & laboratory medicine.116(11):1124-7[DOI] .[PMID] 1444740.
Isolation and characterization of Borrelia burgdorferi from Illinois Ixodes dammini.
Journal of clinical microbiology.29(8):1732-4[DOI] .[PMID] 1761698.

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