development and persistence of west nile virus-specific immunoglobulin m (igm), iga, and igg in viremic blood donors
reduced pcr sensitivity due to impaired dna recovery with the magna pure lc total nucleic acid isolation kit
molecular evidence of recurrent histoplasmosis with 9-year latency in a patient with addison's disease
extrinsic allergic alveolitis (hypersensitivity pneumonitis) caused by sphingobacterium spiritivorum from the water reservoir of a steam iron
imported crimean-congo hemorrhagic fever
breakthrough disseminated aspergillus ustus infection in allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant recipients receiving voriconazole or caspofungin prophylaxis
human infective endocarditis caused by streptococcus suis serotype 2
genotyping of b and non-b subtypes of human immunodeficiency virus type 1
discordance between viral loads determined by roche cobas amplicor human immunodeficiency virus type 1 monitor (version 1.5) standard and ultrasensitive assays caus..
use of bacteriophage ms2 as an internal control in viral reverse transcription-pcr assays
human parainfluenza virus 4 outbreak and the role of diagnostic tests
clinical utility of commercial enzyme immunoassays during the inaugural season of west nile virus activity, alberta, canada
use of molecular beacons for rapid, real-time, quantitative monitoring of cytotoxic t-lymphocyte epitope mutations in simian immunodeficiency virus
relationships between total plasma load of torquetenovirus (ttv) and ttv genogroups carried
comparative evaluation of three commercial systems for nucleic acid extraction from urine specimens
human herpesvirus 8 serological markers and viral load in patients with aids-associated kaposi's sarcoma in central african republic
genetic analysis of noroviruses in chiba prefecture, japan, between 1999 and 2004
mumps virus-specific antibody titers from pre-vaccine era sera: comparison of the plaque reduction neutralization assay and enzyme immunoassays
comparison of three different pcr methods for quantifying human papillomavirus type 16 dna in cervical scrape specimens
cultivation of neisseria gonorrhoeae in liquid media and determination of its in vitro susceptibilities to quinolones
standardization and interlaboratory reproducibility assessment of pulsed-field gel electrophoresis-generated fingerprints of acinetobacter baumannii
use of two selective media and a broth motility test can aid in identification or exclusion of bacillus anthracis
improvement in laboratory diagnosis of wound botulism and tetanus among injecting illicit-drug users by use of real-time pcr assays for neurotoxin gene fragments
characterization of toxigenic corynebacterium ulcerans strains isolated from humans and domestic cats in the united kingdom
development of a multilocus sequence typing scheme for characterization of clinical isolates of acinetobacter baumannii
performances of vitek 2 colorimetric cards for identification of gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria
detection of vi-negative salmonella enterica serovar typhi in the peripheral blood of patients with typhoid fever in the faisalabad region of pakistan
quantitative detection of hepatitis c virus (hcv) rna in saliva and gingival crevicular fluid of hcv-infected patients
multilocus sequence typing of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus from an area of low endemicity by real-time pcr
porphyromonas somerae sp. nov., a pathogen isolated from humans and distinct from porphyromonas levii
breakpoints for predicting pseudomonas aeruginosa susceptibility to inhaled tobramycin in cystic fibrosis patients: use of high-range etest strips
development of a multiplex pcr and shv melting-curve mutation detection system for detection of some shv and ctx-m -lactamases of escherichia coli, klebsiella pneum..
microbiologic response to treatment of bacterial vaginosis with topical clindamycin or metronidazole
"bacteroides goldsteinii sp. nov." isolated from clinical specimens of human intestinal origin
discrimination of streptococcus pneumoniae from viridans group streptococci by genomic subtractive hybridization
correlation of penicillin binding protein 2a detection with oxacillin resistance in staphylococcus aureus and discovery of a novel penicillin binding protein 2a mut..
salmonella enterica serovar typhi o:1,9,12 polysaccharide-protein conjugate as a diagnostic tool for typhoid fever
evaluation of trna gene pcr for identification of mollicutes
detection of antibodies against adenovirus protein ix, fiber, and hexon in human sera by immunoblot assay
use of a multiplex molecular beacon platform for rapid detection of methicillin and vancomycin resistance in staphylococcus aureus
phenotypic and genotypic characteristics of streptococcus porcinus isolated from human sources
utility of amsel criteria, nugent score, and quantitative pcr for gardnerella vaginalis, mycoplasma hominis, and lactobacillus spp. for diagnosis of bacterial vagin..
anticoagulant carryover may influence clot formation in direct tube coagulase tests from blood cultures
prevalence of toxic shock syndrome toxin 1-producing staphylococcus aureus and the presence of antibodies to this superantigen in menstruating women
multilocus sequence typing scheme that provides both species and strain differentiation for the burkholderia cepacia complex
comparison of a 3-set genotyping system with multilocus sequence typing for streptococcus agalactiae (group b streptococcus)
validation of a pxo2-a pcr assay to explore diversity among italian isolates of bacillus anthracis strains closely related to the live, attenuated carbosap vaccine
production and validation of the use of gamma phage for identification of bacillus anthracis
search for localized dysbiosis in crohn's disease ulcerations by temporal temperature gradient gel electrophoresis of 16s rrna
development and validation of an immunoassay for identification of recent human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infections and its use on dried serum spots
assessing the risk of laboratory-acquired meningococcal disease
use of pyrosequencing to differentiate streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes 6a and 6b
pcr-based diagnosis of neonatal staphylococcal bacteremias
outbreak of carbapenem-resistant acinetobacter baumannii producing the carbapenemase oxa-23 in a tertiary care hospital of papeete, french polynesia
characterization of ureaplasmas isolated from preterm infants with and without bronchopulmonary dysplasia
rapid identification of staphylococcus aureus in blood cultures by a combination of fluorescence in situ hybridization using peptide nucleic acid probes and flow cy..
antibodies from patients with melioidosis recognize burkholderia mallei but not burkholderia thailandensis antigens in the indirect hemagglutination assay
survey of genes encoding staphylococcal enterotoxins, toxic shock syndrome toxin 1, and exfoliative toxins in members of the staphylococcus sciuri group
regional occurrence of plasmid-mediated carbapenem-hydrolyzing oxacillinase oxa-58 in acinetobacter spp. in europe
detection and characterization of human group c rotaviruses in bangladesh
use of paired serum samples for serodiagnosis of typhoid fever
genotyping of madurella mycetomatis by selective amplification of restriction fragments (amplified fragment length polymorphism) and subtype correlation with geogra..
seminational surveillance of fungemia in denmark: notably high rates of fungemia and numbers of isolates with reduced azole susceptibility
comparison of visual 24-hour and spectrophotometric 48-hour mics to clsi reference microdilution mics of fluconazole, itraconazole, posaconazole, and voriconazole f..
microsatellite marker analysis as a typing system for candida glabrata
comparison of two probes for testing susceptibilities of pathogenic yeasts to voriconazole, itraconazole, and caspofungin by flow cytometry
diagnosis of neuroparacoccidioidomycosis by detection of circulating antigen and antibody in cerebrospinal fluid
dual infections with pigmented and albino strains of cryptococcus neoformans in patients with or without human immunodeficiency virus infection in india
reproducibility of low galactomannan enzyme immunoassay index values tested in multiple laboratories
syscan3, a kit for detection of anti-candida antibodies for diagnosis of invasive candidiasis
diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis by smear, culture, and pcr using universal sample processing technology
clinical significance and epidemiologic analyses of mycobacterium avium and mycobacterium intracellulare among patients without aids
method for rapid identification and differentiation of the species of the mycobacterium chelonae complex based on 16s-23s rrna gene internal transcribed spacer pcr-..
definitive differentiation between single and mixed mycobacterial infections in red deer (cervus elaphus) by a combination of duplex amplification of p34 and f57 se..
low concentrations of nitric oxide exert a hormetic effect on mycobacterium tuberculosis in vitro
characterization of mycobacterium tuberculosis complex isolates from greek patients with sarcoidosis by spoligotyping
direct application of the inno-lipa rif.tb line-probe assay for rapid identification of mycobacterium tuberculosis complex strains and detection of rifampin resista..
widespread distribution of disinfectant resistance genes among staphylococci of bovine and caprine origin in norway
use of rmpb70 protein and esat-6 peptide as antigens for comparison of the enzyme-linked immunosorbent, immunochromatographic, and latex bead agglutination assays f..
multilocus sequence typing of staphylococcus aureus isolated from high-somatic-cell-count cows and the environment of an organic dairy farm in the united kingdom
human coronavirus nl-63 infections in children: a 1-year study
multilocus sequence typing of intercontinental bovine staphylococcus aureus isolates
development of a nested pcr method targeting a unique multicopy element, ismap02, for detection of mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in fecal samples
m protein gene (emm type) analysis of group a beta-hemolytic streptococci from ethiopia reveals unique patterns
molecular typing of mycobacterium tuberculosis by mycobacterial interspersed repetitive unit-variable-number tandem repeat analysis, a more accurate method for iden..
molecular epidemiology of caliciviruses detected in sporadic and outbreak cases of gastroenteritis in france from december 1998 to february 2004
properties of novel international drug-resistant pneumococcal clones identified in day-care centers of lisbon, portugal
successful multiresistant community-associated methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus lineage from taipei, taiwan, that carries either the novel staphylococcal..
clonal analysis of staphylococcus epidermidis isolates carrying or lacking biofilm-mediating genes by multilocus sequence typing
outbreaks of gastroenteritis that occurred during school excursions in korea were associated with several waterborne strains of norovirus
widespread transfer of resistance genes between bacterial species in an intensive care unit: implications for hospital epidemiology
comparison of methods for detection of vaccinia virus in patient specimens
variable-number tandem repeat analysis of meningococcal isolates belonging to the sequence type 162 complex
nosocomial spread of a staphylococcus hominis subsp. novobiosepticus strain causing sepsis in a neonatal intensive care unit
depletion of resident chlamydia pneumoniae through leukoreduction by filtration of blood for transfusion
use of pooled urine samples and automated dna isolation to achieve improved sensitivity and cost-effectiveness of large-scale testing for chlamydia trachomatis in p..
multispacer typing of rickettsia prowazekii enabling epidemiological studies of epidemic typhus
dot enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for more reliable staging of patients with human african trypanosomiasis
use of rapid dipstick and latex agglutination tests and enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for serodiagnosis of amebic liver abscess, amebic colitis, and entamoeba h..
coding and noncoding genomic regions of entamoeba histolytica have significantly different rates of sequence polymorphisms: implications for epidemiological studies
failure of cefepime therapy in treatment of klebsiella pneumoniae bacteremia
brain abscess caused by nocardia cyriacigeorgica in a patient with human immunodeficiency virus infection