Aimee Kirsch Zaas, MD

Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 2301 Erwin Rd, Box 3182, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 681-1464
Email address aimee.zaas@duke.edu

Medical education
Genomic applications for diagnosis of infectious diseases
Genomic applications for prediction of infectious diseases

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 2003 - 2004
  • Fellow in Infectious Diseases, Medicine, Duke University, 2001 - 2002
  • Medical Resident, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, 1998 - 2001
  • M.D., Northwestern University, 1998

Publications

Biggs, H. M., S. M. Chudgar, C. D. Pfeiffer, K. R. Rice, A. K. Zaas, and C. R. Wolfe. “Disseminated Mycobacterium immunogenum infection presenting with septic shock and skin lesions in a renal transplant recipient.” Transpl Infect Dis 14, no. 4 (August 2012): 415–21. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1399-3062.2012.00730.x.

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22548769
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Carin, Lawrence, Alfred Hero, Joseph Lucas, David Dunson, Minhua Chen, Ricardo Heñao, Arnau Tibau-Puig, Aimee Zaas, Christopher W. Woods, and Geoffrey S. Ginsburg. “High-Dimensional Longitudinal Genomic Data: An analysis used for monitoring viral infections.” Ieee Signal Process Mag 29, no. 1 (January 1, 2012): 108–23. https://doi.org/10.1109/MSP.2011.943009.

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Hanson, Kimberly E., Christopher D. Pfeiffer, Erika D. Lease, Alfred H. Balch, Aimee K. Zaas, John R. Perfect, and Barbara D. Alexander. “β-D-glucan surveillance with preemptive anidulafungin for invasive candidiasis in intensive care unit patients: a randomized pilot study.” Plos One 7, no. 8 (2012): e42282. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0042282.

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22879929
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Shapiro, Rebecca S., Aimee K. Zaas, Marisol Betancourt-Quiroz, John R. Perfect, and Leah E. Cowen. “The Hsp90 co-chaperone Sgt1 governs Candida albicans morphogenesis and drug resistance.” Plos One 7, no. 9 (2012): e44734. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0044734.

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22970302
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Peltz, Gary, Aimee K. Zaas, Ming Zheng, Norma V. Solis, Mason X. Zhang, Hong-Hsing Liu, Yajing Hu, et al. “Next-generation computational genetic analysis: multiple complement alleles control survival after Candida albicans infection.” Infect Immun 79, no. 11 (November 2011): 4472–79. https://doi.org/10.1128/IAI.05666-11.

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21875959
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Huang, Yongsheng, Aimee K. Zaas, Arvind Rao, Nicolas Dobigeon, Peter J. Woolf, Timothy Veldman, N Christine Øien, et al. “Temporal dynamics of host molecular responses differentiate symptomatic and asymptomatic influenza a infection.” Plos Genet 7, no. 8 (August 2011): e1002234. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pgen.1002234.

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21901105
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Chen, Minhua, David Carlson, Aimee Zaas, Christopher W. Woods, Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, Alfred Hero, Joseph Lucas, and Lawrence Carin. “Detection of viruses via statistical gene expression analysis.” Ieee Trans Biomed Eng 58, no. 3 (March 2011): 468–79. https://doi.org/10.1109/TBME.2010.2059702.

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20643599
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Chen, Minhua, Aimee Zaas, Christopher Woods, Geoffrey S. Ginsburg, Joseph Lucas, David Dunson, and Lawrence Carin. “Predicting Viral Infection From High-Dimensional Biomarker Trajectories.” J Am Stat Assoc 106, no. 496 (January 1, 2011): 1259–79. https://doi.org/10.1198/jasa.2011.ap10611.

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Puig, A. T., A. Wiesel, A. K. Zaas, C. W. Woods, G. S. Ginsburg, G. Fleury, and A. O. Hero. “Order-preserving factor analysis-application to longitudinal gene expression.” Ieee Transactions on Signal Processing 59, no. 9 (January 1, 2011): 4447–58. https://doi.org/10.1109/TSP.2011.2157146.

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Puig, A. T., A. Wiesel, A. Zaas, G. S. Ginsburg, G. Fleury, and A. O. Hero. “Order-preserving factor discovery from misaligned data.” 2010 Ieee Sensor Array and Multichannel Signal Processing Workshop, Sam 2010, December 20, 2010, 209–12. https://doi.org/10.1109/SAM.2010.5606736.

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