Sofie Elisabeth Midgley

Sofie Elisabeth Midgley

Kontakt

Sofie Elisabeth Midgley, Seniorforsker, Virus & Mikrobiologisk Specialdiagnostik / Virus Overvågning og Reference
T. 32683407 @. soi@ssi.dk

Forskningsområder

Overvågningsbaseret forskning indenfor molekylær evolution og epidemiologi af RNA virus infektioner i mennesker og dyr.

Ansvarsområder

Ansvarlig for det Danske WHO National Reference Laboratory for Poliovirus, herindunder den danske enterovirus overvågning. Udover dette, ansvarlig for laboratorieovervågning af parechovirus, rotavirus, hepatitis A virus og hepatitis E virus. Er alternate National Microbiology Focal Point overfor European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), medlem af styregruppen for European Non-Polio Enterovirus Network (ENPEN).

Publikationer

  • Hansen CH, Midgley SE, Fischer TK. Review of global emergence of enterovirus D68 (EV-D68). Lancet Infectious Diseases 2016: S1473-3099(15)00543-5.
  • Nielsen NM, Midgley S, Nielsen AY, Christiansen CB, Fischer TK. Severe Human Parechovirus infections in infants and the role of older siblings. American Journal of Epidemiology 2016; 183: 664-70.
  • Barnadas C, Midgley SE, Skov MN, Jensen L, Poulsen MW, Fischer TK. An enhanced Enterovirus surveillance system allows identification and characterization of rare and emerging respiratory enteroviruses in Denmark, 2015-16. Journal of Clinical Virology 2017; 93:40-44.
  • Midgley SE, Nielsen AG, Trebbien R, Poulsen MW, Andersen PH, Fischer TK. Co-circulation of multiple subtypes of enterovirus A71 (EV- A71) genotype C, including novel recombinants characterised by use of whole genome sequencing (WGS), Denmark 2016. Euro Surveillance 2017;22(26):pii=30565.
  • Broberg EK, Benedetto S, Josep J, the EU/EEA Member State contributors. Upsurge in echovirus 30 detections in five EU/EEA countries, April to September, 2018. Euro Surveill. 2018;23(44):pii=1800537.