experimental infection of white-tailed deer with anaplasma phagocytophilum, etiologic agent of human granulocytic anaplasmosis
first nosocomial outbreak of vancomycin-resistant enterococcus faecium expressing a vand-like phenotype associated with a vana genotype
use of a suspension array for rapid identification of the varieties and genotypes of the cryptococcus neoformans species complex
identification of medically important molds by an oligonucleotide array
use of fluorescent probes to determine mics of amphotericin b and caspofungin against candida spp. and aspergillus spp.
in vitro susceptibilities of clinical isolates of candida species, cryptococcus neoformans, and aspergillus species to itraconazole: global survey of 9,359 isolates..
new microsatellite multiplex pcr for candida albicans strain typing reveals microevolutionary changes
international and multicenter comparison of eucast and clsi m27-a2 broth microdilution methods for testing susceptibilities of candida spp. to fluconazole, itracona..
bifidobacterial lipoglycan as a new cause for false-positive platelia aspergillus enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay reactivity
novel 5-flucytosine-resistant clade of candida dubliniensis from saudi arabia and egypt identified by cd25 fingerprinting
phenotypic and molecular characterization of candida nivariensis sp. nov., a possible new opportunistic fungus
use of a novel panel of nine short tandem repeats for exact and high-resolution fingerprinting of aspergillus fumigatus isolates
strain variation among bordetella pertussis isolates in finland, where the whole-cell pertussis vaccine has been used for 50 years
novel application of the masson-fontana stain for demonstrating malassezia species melanin-like pigment production in vitro and in clinical specimens
oral candida isolates colonizing or infecting human immunodeficiency virus-infected and healthy persons in mexico
primers for clinical detection of paracoccidioides brasiliensis
molecular detection of cellulosimicrobium cellulans as the etiological agent of a chronic tongue ulcer in a human immunodeficiency virus-positive patient
long-term respiratory tract infection with canine-associated pasteurella dagmatis and neisseria canis in a patient with chronic bronchiectasis
fatal family outbreak of bacillus cereus-associated food poisoning
first case of infant botulism caused by clostridium baratii type f in california
pulmonary mycobacterium sherrisii infection in a human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected patient
infections due to the newly described species mycobacterium parascrofulaceum
corynebacterium resistens sp. nov., a new multidrug-resistant coryneform bacterium isolated from human infections
high level of sequence diversity in the 16s rrna genes of haemophilus influenzae isolates is useful for molecular subtyping
molecular subtyping of treponema pallidum from north and south carolina
mannitol salt agar-cefoxitin combination as a screening medium for methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus
diagnosis of cat scratch disease with detection of bartonella henselae by pcr: a study of patients with lymph node enlargement
results of disk diffusion testing with cefoxitin correlate with presence of meca in staphylococcus spp.
nosocomial outbreak caused by multidrug-resistant pseudomonas aeruginosa producing imp-13 metallo--lactamase
analysis of the comparative workflow and performance characteristics of the vitek 2 and phoenix systems
genomic polymorphisms for mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis diagnostics
identification of four fimbria-encoding genomic islands that are highly specific for verocytotoxin-producing escherichia coli serotype o157 strains
peritonitis due to curvularia inaequalis in an elderly patient undergoing peritoneal dialysis and a review of six cases of peritonitis associated with other curvula..
clindamycin-resistant fusobacterium varium bacteremia and decubitus ulcer infection
phylogenetic analysis of the spirochetes borrelia parkeri and borrelia turicatae and the potential for tick-borne relapsing fever in florida
phylogenetic and pathotypic comparison of concurrent urine and rectal escherichia coli isolates from men with febrile urinary tract infection
early immune response to the components of the type iii system of pseudomonas aeruginosa in children with cystic fibrosis
identification of candidate periodontal pathogens and beneficial species by quantitative 16s clonal analysis
clinical and microbiological features of inquilinus sp. isolates from five patients with cystic fibrosis
distinct diversity of vaca, caga, and cage genes of helicobacter pylori associated with peptic ulcer in japan
statistical analyses of complex denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis profiles
value of serological testing for diagnosis of legionellosis in outbreak patients
detection of streptococcus pneumoniae antigen in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid samples by a rapid immunochromatographic membrane assay
ability of the vector tick boophilus microplus to acquire and transmit babesia equi following feeding on chronically infected horses with low-level parasitemia
biochemical differentiation and comparison of desulfovibrio species and other phenotypically similar genera
use of the roche lightcycler strep b assay for detection of group b streptococcus from vaginal and rectal swabs
detection of toxb, a plasmid virulence gene of escherichia coli o157, in enterohemorrhagic and enteropathogenic e. coli
superiority of molecular techniques for identification of gram-negative, oxidase-positive rods, including morphologically nontypical pseudomonas aeruginosa, from pa..
distribution of the serine protease autotransporters of the enterobacteriaceae among extraintestinal clinical isolates of escherichia coli
genetic diversity among type emm28 group a streptococcus strains causing invasive infections and pharyngitis
pilot study to evaluate microarray hybridization as a tool for salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium strain differentiation
photorhabdus asymbiotica, a pathogen emerging on two continents that proves that there is no substitute for a well-trained clinical microbiologist
septic arthritis caused by vancomycin-intermediate staphylococcus aureus
inhibitor-based methods for detection of plasmid-mediated ampc -lactamases in klebsiella spp., escherichia coli, and proteus mirabilis
comparison of staphylococcus aureus genotypes recovered from cases of bovine, ovine, and caprine mastitis
evaluation of -lactamase inhibitors in disk tests for detection of plasmid-mediated ampc -lactamases in well-characterized clinical strains of klebsiella spp.
multilocus sequence typing of klebsiella pneumoniae nosocomial isolates
dissemination of ctx-m-type extended-spectrum -lactamase genes to unusual hosts
characterization of prolyl iminopeptidase-deficient neisseria gonorrhoeae
partial excision of the chromosomal cassette containing the methicillin resistance determinant results in methicillin-susceptible staphylococcus aureus
approaches to bacterial rna isolation and purification for microarray analysis of escherichia coli k1 interaction with human brain microvascular endothelial cells
decreased prevalence of virulence factors among ciprofloxacin-resistant uropathogenic escherichia coli isolates
genetic diversity of campylobacter sp. isolates from retail chicken products and humans with gastroenteritis in central michigan
pathogen evolution in vivo: genome dynamics of two isolates obtained 9 years apart from a duodenal ulcer patient infected with a single helicobacter pylori strain
regulated expression of the beta2-toxin gene (cpb2) in clostridium perfringens type a isolates from horses with gastrointestinal diseases
evaluation of two new chromogenic media, chromagar mrsa and s. aureus id, for identifying staphylococcus aureus and screening methicillin-resistant s. aureus
microbiology of bartholin's gland abscess in japan
phenotypic and genotypic mupirocin resistance among staphylococci causing prosthetic joint infection
prevalence of the st239 clone of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus and differences in antimicrobial susceptibilities of st239 and st5 clones identified in..
comparison of five repetitive-sequence-based pcr typing methods for molecular discrimination of salmonella enterica isolates
etiology of diarrhea in young children in denmark: a case-control study
dna sequence-based subtyping and evolutionary analysis of selected salmonella enterica serotypes
multilocus sequence typing of swedish invasive group b streptococcus isolates indicates a neonatally associated genetic lineage and capsule switching
comparative sequencing of the serine-aspartate repeat-encoding region of the clumping factor b gene (clfb) for resolution within clonal groups of staphylococcus aur..
prolonged outbreak of infection due to tem-21-producing strains of pseudomonas aeruginosa and enterobacteria in a nursing home
molecular profiling and phenotype analysis of escherichia coli o26:h11 and o26:nm: secular and geographic consistency of enterohemorrhagic and enteropathogenic isol..
isolation and molecular typing of naegleria fowleri from the brain of a cow that died of primary amebic meningoencephalitis
genotype distribution and molecular epidemiology of hepatitis c virus in blood donors from southeast france
identification of immunodominant epitopes on the membrane protein of the severe acute respiratory syndrome-associated coronavirus
evaluation of the vacutainer ppt plasma preparation tube for use with the bayer versant assay for quantification of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 rna
broadly reactive nested reverse transcription-pcr using an internal rna standard control for detection of noroviruses in stool samples
dna probe array for the simultaneous identification of herpesviruses, enteroviruses, and flaviviruses
human immunodeficiency virus (hiv) reverse transcriptase activity correlates with hiv rna load: implications for resource-limited settings
genetic characteristics of human enterovirus 71 and coxsackievirus a16 circulating from 1999 to 2004 in shenzhen, people's republic of china
impact of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (hiv-1) genetic diversity on performance of four commercial viral load assays: lcx hiv rna quantitative, amplicor hiv-..
simultaneous detection of hepatitis c virus (hcv) core antigen and anti-hcv antibodies improves the early detection of hcv infection
use of a heminested reverse transcriptase pcr assay for detection of astrovirus in environmental swabs from an outbreak of gastroenteritis in a pediatric primary im..
dissemination of salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serovar typhimurium var. copenhagen clonal types through a contract heifer-raising operation
detection and quantification of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 p24 antigen in dried whole blood and plasma on filter paper stored under various conditions
design of novel conformational and genotype-specific antigens for improving sensitivity of immunoassays for hepatitis c virus-specific antibodies
association of tumor necrosis factor a-2 and a-8 microsatellite alleles with human papillomavirus and squamous intraepithelial lesions among women in brazil
model for assessment of proficiency of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 sequencing-based genotypic antiretroviral assays
simultaneous visual detection of multiple viral amplicons by dipstick assay
evaluation of the ressq assay in relation to the cobas amplicor cmv monitor test and an in-house nested pcr method for detection of cytomegalovirus dna
predominance of rotavirus genotype g9 during the 1999, 2000, and 2002 seasons among hospitalized children in the city of salvador, bahia, brazil: implications for f..
enhanced expression of an 2,6-linked sialic acid on mdck cells improves isolation of human influenza viruses and evaluation of their sensitivity to a neuraminidase ..
prevalence of herpes simplex virus (types 1 and 2), varicella-zoster virus, cytomegalovirus, and human herpesvirus 6 and 7 dna in cerebrospinal fluid of middle east..
reduced rate of diagnostic positive detection of jc virus dna in cerebrospinal fluid in cases of suspected progressive multifocal leukoencephalopathy in the era of ..
improvement of lyme borreliosis serodiagnosis by a newly developed recombinant immunoglobulin g (igg) and igm line immunoblot assay and addition of vlse and dbpa ho..
comparison between sequence analysis and a line probe assay for testing genotypic resistance of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 to antiretroviral drugs
performance of a rapid immunochromatographic screening test for detection of antibodies to human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (hiv-1) and hiv-2: experience at a te..
affordable, abbreviated roche monitor assay for quantification of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 rna in plasma
variation of the conserved neutralizing epitope in influenza b virus victoria group isolates in japan
high seroprevalence of herpes simplex virus type 2 infection in french human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected outpatients
monoclonal antibody routinely used to identify avirulent strains of newcastle disease virus binds to an epitope at the carboxy terminus of the hemagglutinin-neurami..
improved sensitivity of human immunodeficiency virus type 2 subtype b plasma viral load assay
stability of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 proviral dna in whole-blood samples
dynamic range and reproducibility of hepatitis b virus (hbv) dna detection and quantification by cobas taqman hbv, a real-time semiautomated assay
performance of single-step gel-based reverse transcription-pcr (rt-pcr) assays equivalent to that of real-time rt-pcr assays for detection of the severe acute respi..
development of a new oligonucleotide array to identify staphylococcal strains at species level
real-time quantitative pcr for determining the burden of plasmodium falciparum parasites during pregnancy and infancy
in vitro cultivation of a zoonotic babesia sp. isolated from eastern cottontail rabbits (sylvilagus floridanus) on nantucket island, massachusetts
simultaneous detection of four human pathogenic microsporidian species from clinical samples by oligonucleotide microarray
sensitivity of pcr targeting the is2404 insertion sequence of mycobacterium ulcerans in an assay using punch biopsy specimens for diagnosis of buruli ulcer
use of the genotype mtbdr assay for rapid detection of rifampin and isoniazid resistance in mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates
computational approach involving use of the internal transcribed spacer 1 region for identification of mycobacterium species
molecular evolutionary history of tubercle bacilli assessed by study of the polymorphic nucleotide within the nitrate reductase (narghji) operon promoter
use of the mgb eclipse system and smartcycler pcr for differentiation of mycobacterium chelonae and m. abscessus
improved laboratory safety by decontamination of unstained sputum smears for acid-fast microscopy
molecular model for studying the uncultivated fungal pathogen lacazia loboi