Micah Thomas McClain, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Member of Duke Center for Applied Genomics and Precision Medicine
Campus mail Duke Box 102359, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 613-5636
Email address micah.mcclain@duke.edu

Education and Training

  • Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, Duke University School of Medicine, 2006 - 2010
  • Residency, General Internal Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine, 2004 - 2006
  • M.D., University of Oklahoma, 2004
  • Ph.D., University of Oklahoma, 2002

Publications

McClain, Micah T., Florica J. Constantine, Bradly P. Nicholson, Marshall Nichols, Thomas W. Burke, Ricardo Henao, Daphne C. Jones, et al. “A blood-based host gene expression assay for early detection of respiratory viral infection: an index-cluster prospective cohort study.” Lancet Infect Dis, September 24, 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(20)30486-2.

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Steinbrink, Julie M., Aimee K. Zaas, Marisol Betancourt, Jennifer L. Modliszewski, David L. Corcoran, and Micah T. McClain. “A transcriptional signature accurately identifies Aspergillus Infection across healthy and immunosuppressed states.” Transl Res 219 (May 2020): 1–12. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.trsl.2020.02.005.

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McClain, Micah T., and Daniel J. Sexton. “Surveillance for Spotted Fever Group Rickettsial Infections: Problems, Pitfalls, and Potential Solutions.” J Infect Dis 221, no. 8 (March 28, 2020): 1238–40. https://doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiz317.

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Colón-Emeric, Cathleen, Carl F. Pieper, Kenneth E. Schmader, Richard Sloane, Allison Bloom, Micah McClain, Jay Magaziner, et al. “Two Approaches to Classifying and Quantifying Physical Resilience in Longitudinal Data.” J Gerontol a Biol Sci Med Sci 75, no. 4 (March 9, 2020): 731–38. https://doi.org/10.1093/gerona/glz097.

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Jog, Neelakshi R., Micah T. McClain, Latisha D. Heinlen, Timothy Gross, Rheal Towner, Joel M. Guthridge, Robert C. Axtell, Gabriel Pardo, John B. Harley, and Judith A. James. “Epstein Barr virus nuclear antigen 1 (EBNA-1) peptides recognized by adult multiple sclerosis patient sera induce neurologic symptoms in a murine model.” J Autoimmun 106 (January 2020): 102332. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaut.2019.102332.

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Lydon, Emily C., Ricardo Henao, Thomas W. Burke, Mert Aydin, Bradly P. Nicholson, Seth W. Glickman, Vance G. Fowler, et al. “Validation of a host response test to distinguish bacterial and viral respiratory infection.” Ebiomedicine 48 (October 2019): 453–61. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ebiom.2019.09.040.

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Bloom, Allison S., Sunil Suchindran, Julie Steinbrink, and Micah T. McClain. “Utility of predictive tools for risk stratification of elderly individuals with all-cause acute respiratory infection.” Infection 47, no. 4 (August 2019): 617–27. https://doi.org/10.1007/s15010-019-01299-1.

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Woods, Christopher W., Ana M. Sanchez, Geeta K. Swamy, Micah T. McClain, Lynn Harrington, Debra Freeman, Elizabeth A. Poore, et al. “An observer blinded, randomized, placebo-controlled, phase I dose escalation trial to evaluate the safety and immunogenicity of an inactivated West Nile virus Vaccine, HydroVax-001, in healthy adults.” Vaccine 37, no. 30 (July 9, 2019): 4222–30. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2018.12.026.

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Madan, Anuradha, Shuguang Chen, Phillip Yates, Michael L. Washburn, Grace Roberts, Andrew J. Peat, Yu Tao, et al. “Efficacy and Safety of Danirixin (GSK1325756) Co-administered With Standard-of-Care Antiviral (Oseltamivir): A Phase 2b, Global, Randomized Study of Adults Hospitalized With Influenza.” Open Forum Infect Dis 6, no. 4 (April 2019): ofz163. https://doi.org/10.1093/ofid/ofz163.

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Lydon, Emily C., Charles Bullard, Mert Aydin, Olga M. Better, Anna Mazur, Bradly P. Nicholson, Emily R. Ko, et al. “A host gene expression approach for identifying triggers of asthma exacerbations.” Plos One 14, no. 4 (2019): e0214871. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0214871.

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