development and evaluation of a multitarget real-time taqman reverse transcription-pcr assay for detection of the severe acute respiratory syndrome-associated coron..
quantification of hepatitis delta virus rna in serum by consensus real-time pcr indicates different patterns of virological response to interferon therapy in chroni..
effect of sequence polymorphisms on performance of two real-time pcr assays for detection of herpes simplex virus
preclinical and clinical performance of the efoora test, a rapid test for detection of human immunodeficiency virus-specific antibodies
immunofluorescence assay for detection of the nucleocapsid antigen of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (sars)-associated coronavirus in cells derived from thro..
prevalence, incidence, and clinical relevance of the reverse transcriptase v207i mutation outside the ymdd motif of the hepatitis b virus polymerase during lamivudi..
consensus sequence-based scheme for epidemiological typing of clinical and environmental isolates of legionella pneumophila
use of the oxford multilocus sequence typing protocol and sequencing of the flagellin short variable region to characterize isolates from a large outbreak of waterb..
dissemination of community-acquired methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus clones in northern norway: sequence types 8 and 80 predominate
efficiency of the ortho vitros assay for detection of hepatitis c virus-specific antibodies increased by elimination of supplemental testing of samples with very lo..
molecular epidemiology of macrolide-resistant isolates of streptococcus pneumoniae collected from blood and respiratory specimens in norway
comparison of commercial real-time pcr assays for quantification of epstein-barr virus dna
clinical impact associated with corrected results in clinical microbiology testing
comparison of borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato strains isolated from specimens obtained simultaneously from two different sites of infection in individual patients
comparison of diagnostic laboratory methods for identification of burkholderia pseudomallei
population structure, antimicrobial resistance, and mutation frequencies of streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from cystic fibrosis patients
multilocus sequence typing lacks the discriminatory ability of pulsed-field gel electrophoresis for typing salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium
significance of transiently positive enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay results in detection of helicobacter pylori in stool samples from children
phylogeny and identification of enterococci by atpa gene sequence analysis
evaluation of conventional and real-time pcr assays using two targets for confirmation of results of the cobas amplicor chlamydia trachomatis/neisseria gonorrhoeae ..
detection of bacteria in red blood cell concentrates by the scansystem method
identification of non-helicobacter pylori spiral organisms in gastric samples from humans, dogs, and cats
detection and typing of herpes simplex virus (hsv) in mucocutaneous samples by taqman pcr targeting a gb segment homologous for hsv types 1 and 2
role and significance of quantitative urine cultures in diagnosis of melioidosis
evaluation of 12 commercial tests and the complement fixation test for mycoplasma pneumoniae-specific immunoglobulin g (igg) and igm antibodies, with pcr used as th..
comparison of genotypic and phenotypic methods for species-level identification of clinical isolates of coagulase-negative staphylococci
microarray-based detection of 90 antibiotic resistance genes of gram-positive bacteria
molecular characterization of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus faecium isolates from korea
rapid and accurate identification of human isolates of pasteurella and related species by sequencing the soda gene
genomic diversity in campylobacter jejuni: identification of c. jejuni 81-176-specific genes
characterization of oral strains of cardiobacterium valvarum and emended description of the organism
genetic background affects stability of meca in staphylococcus aureus
multilocus sequence typing of streptococcus uberis provides sensitive and epidemiologically relevant subtype information and reveals positive selection in the virul..
evaluation of the cobas hepatitis c virus (hcv) taqman analyte-specific reagent assay and comparison to the cobas amplicor hcv monitor v2.0 and versant hcv bdna 3.0..
loop-mediated isothermal amplification method for rapid detection of the periodontopathic bacteria porphyromonas gingivalis, tannerella forsythia, and treponema den..
prevalence of pathogenicity island iicft073 genes among extraintestinal clinical isolates of escherichia coli
use of monoclonal antibodies to serotype bordetella pertussis isolates: comparison of results obtained by indirect whole-cell enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay and ..
development and use of an internal positive control for detection of bordetella pertussis by pcr
broth microdilution and disk diffusion tests for susceptibility testing of pasteurella species isolated from human clinical specimens
unstable vancomycin heteroresistance is common among clinical isolates of methiciliin-resistant staphylococcus aureus
routine incubation of bact/alert fa and fn blood culture bottles for more than 3 days may not be necessary
streptococcus pneumoniae antigen test using positive blood culture bottles as an alternative method to diagnose pneumococcal bacteremia
oral campylobacter species involved in extraoral abscess: a report of three cases
new species of bordetella, bordetella ansorpii sp. nov., isolated from the purulent exudate of an epidermal cyst
effect of prophylactic valacyclovir on the presence of human herpesvirus dna in saliva of healthy individuals after dental treatment
enhanced enzyme immunoassay with negative-gray-zone testing compared to a single nucleic acid amplification technique for community-based chlamydial screening of men
interrelationship between polymorphisms of inca, fusogenic properties of chlamydia trachomatis strains, and clinical manifestations in patients in the netherlands
sequencing of the chlamydophila psittaci ompa gene reveals a new genotype, e/b, and the need for a rapid discriminatory genotyping method
esat-6/cfp-10 fusion protein and peptides for optimal diagnosis of mycobacterium tuberculosis infection by ex vivo enzyme-linked immunospot assay in the gambia
rapid detection and typing of strains of mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis from broth cultures
targeted hybridization of is6110 fingerprints identifies the w-beijing mycobacterium tuberculosis strains among clinical isolates
genotypic analysis of the earliest known prehistoric case of tuberculosis in britain
comparison of six methods of extracting mycobacterium tuberculosis dna from processed sputum for testing by quantitative real-time pcr
identification and characterization of genomic variations between mycobacterium bovis and m. tuberculosis h37rv
isothermal rna sequence amplification method for rapid antituberculosis drug susceptibility testing of mycobacterium tuberculosis
genetic and antigenic variability of human respiratory syncytial virus (groups a and b) isolated over seven consecutive seasons in argentina (1995 to 2001)
distribution of is1311 and is1245 in mycobacterium avium subspecies revisited
methods for reducing bacterial contamination in the bact/alert mycobacterial culture detection system
workload due to aspergillus fumigatus and significance of the organism in the microbiology laboratory of a general hospital
assessment of ribosomal large-subunit d1-d2, internal transcribed spacer 1, and internal transcribed spacer 2 regions as targets for molecular identification of med..
repetitive-sequence-pcr-based dna fingerprinting using the diversilab system for identification of commonly encountered dermatophytes
antifungal susceptibilities of candida species causing vulvovaginitis and epidemiology of recurrent cases
global trends in the antifungal susceptibility of cryptococcus neoformans (1990 to 2004)
comparison of non-culture-based methods for detection of systemic fungal infections, with an emphasis on invasive candida infections
use of a commercial reagent leads to reduced germ tube production by candida dubliniensis
in vitro activity of voriconazole against prototheca wickerhamii: comparative evaluation of sensititre and nccls m27-a2 methods of detection
rapid and sensitive detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus by rolling circle amplification
genotypic study of pneumocystis jirovecii in human immunodeficiency virus-positive patients in thailand
investigation of a nosocomial outbreak of imipenem-resistant acinetobacter baumannii producing the oxa-23 -lactamase in korea
five-year follow-up study of mother-to-child transmission of helicobacter pylori infection detected by a random amplified polymorphic dna fingerprinting method
characterization of ampc-mediated resistance in clinical salmonella isolates recovered from humans during the period 1992 to 2003 in england and wales
extended multilocus sequence typing system for campylobacter coli, c. lari, c. upsaliensis, and c. helveticus
microbiological aspects of the investigation that traced the 1998 outbreak of listeriosis in the united states to contaminated hot dogs and establishment of molecul..
staphylococcus aureus isolates carrying panton-valentine leucocidin genes in england and wales: frequency, characterization, and association with clinical disease
prevalence of derepressed ampc mutants and extended-spectrum -lactamase producers among clinical isolates of citrobacter freundii, enterobacter spp., and serratia m..
identification of shigella sonnei biotype g isolates carrying class 2 integrons in italy (2001 to 2003)
comparative molecular analysis of haemophilus influenzae isolates from young children with acute lower respiratory tract infections and meningitis in hanoi, vietnam
detection and characterization of new influenza b virus variants in 2002
clonal spread of pediatric isolates of ciprofloxacin-resistant, emm type 6 streptococcus pyogenes
erythromycin-resistant group a streptococcal isolates collected between 2000 and 2005 in oahu, hawaii, and their emm types
real-time-pcr assay for diagnosis of entamoeba histolytica infection
detection of cyclospora cayetanensis oocysts in human fecal specimens by flow cytometry
real-time pcr for detection and identification of plasmodium spp.
rahnella aquatilis bacteremia from a suspected urinary source
bartonella species as a potential cause of epistaxis in dogs
human cytomegalovirus infection of a severe-burn patient: evidence for productive self-limited viral replication in blood and lung
listeria-associated arthritis in a patient undergoing etanercept therapy: case report and review of the literature
unusual laboratory findings in a case of norwegian scabies provided a clue to diagnosis
comparison of a real-time reverse transcriptase pcr assay and a culture technique for quantitative assessment of viral load in children naturally infected with resp..