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Study title

Pathogen identification in pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients with suspected lower respiratory tract infections

  • Principal Investigator: Dr. Gail Megason


The study is evaluating the use of next generation sequencing in improving the diagnosis of lower respiratory tract infections in pediatric stem cell transplant patients.

Who can participate

Those eligible to participate in this study include:

  • Pediatric patients from ages 3-17 who have a diagnosis of detrusor overactivity associated with a neurological condition

For more information

  • Katie Williams
    University of Mississippi Medical Center
    2500 North State Street
    Jackson MS 39216
    (601) 984-5279
  • IRB Number: 2016-0316