Rose Lee

Rose Lee, MD, is an infectious diseases and microbiology fellow at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Boston Children's Hospital.  She received her MD from Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine and is a postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of James Collins working on novel diagnostic technologies for infectious diseases.  

Latest from Rose Lee

Metagenomic Next Generation Sequencing: How Does It Work and Is It Coming to Your Clinical Microbiology Lab?

  • Nov. 4, 2019
A brief description of metagenomic next-generation sequencing: how it works, how it compares to other technologies, and its potential application to the clinical microbiological laboratory workflow.

C. diff Diagnosis versus Detection: Why Tests Remain Ambiguous

  • Jan. 21, 2019
Why is C. difficile infection so hard to differentiate from colonization? We run down advantages and limitations of different CDI diagnostic tests.