genetic background and antibiotic resistance of staphylococcus aureus strains isolated in the republic of georgia
common virulence factors and genetic relationships between o18:k1:h7 escherichia coli isolates of human and avian origin
evaluation of the bd phoenix automated microbiology system for identification and antimicrobial susceptibility testing of enterobacteriaceae
species-specific identification of leptospiraceae by 16s rrna gene sequencing
vancomycin-tolerant streptococcus pneumoniae in korea
comparison of phenotypic with genotypic procedures for confirmation of coagulase-negative staphylococcus catheter-related bloodstream infections
enumeration of bacterial cell numbers and detection of significant bacteriuria by use of a new flow cytometry-based device
denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis as a diagnostic tool in periodontal microbiology
accuracy of cefoxitin disk testing for characterization of oxacillin resistance mediated by penicillin-binding protein 2a in coagulase-negative staphylococci
identification of clinical isolates of indole-positive and indole-negative klebsiella spp.
changes in periodontal health status are associated with bacterial community shifts as assessed by quantitative 16s cloning and sequencing
identification of virulence genes linked with diarrhea due to atypical enteropathogenic escherichia coli by dna microarray analysis and pcr
staphylococcus aureus genotyping using novel real-time pcr formats
comparative study of surgical instruments from sterile-service departments for presence of residual gram-negative endotoxin and proteinaceous deposits
novel method to identify source-associated phylogenetic clustering shows that listeria monocytogenes includes niche-adapted clonal groups with distinct ecological p..
contemporary prevalence of bro -lactamases in moraxella catarrhalis: report from the sentry antimicrobial surveillance program (north america, 1997 to 2004)
identification of borrelia burgdorferi ribosomal protein l25 by the phage surface display method and evaluation of the protein's value for serodiagnosis
verification of the idi-mrsa assay for detecting methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus in diverse specimen types in a core clinical laboratory setting
acquisition of helicobacter pylori infection in rhesus macaques is most consistent with oral-oral transmission
comparison of pcr-based methods for typing staphylococcus aureus isolates
molecular basis of resistance displayed by highly ciprofloxacin-resistant salmonella enterica serovar typhi in bangladesh
in vitro activities of daptomycin, ciprofloxacin, and other antimicrobial agents against the cells and spores of clinical isolates of bacillus species
evaluation of a multiplex pcr-based reverse line blot-hybridization assay for identification of serotype and surface protein antigens of streptococcus agalactiae
mycobacterium barrassiae sp. nov., a mycobacterium moriokaense group species associated with chronic pneumonia
beijing and haarlem genotypes are overrepresented among children with drug-resistant tuberculosis in the western cape province of south africa
use of pcr and reverse line blot hybridization macroarray based on 16s-23s rrna gene internal transcribed spacer sequences for rapid identification of 34 mycobacter..
performance of the genotype mtbdr line probe assay for detection of resistance to rifampin and isoniazid in strains of mycobacterium tuberculosis with low- and high..
evaluation of peptide nucleic acid-fluorescence in situ hybridization for identification of clinically relevant mycobacteria in clinical specimens and tissue sections
distribution of hsp65 pcr-restriction enzyme analysis patterns among mycobacterium avium complex isolates in thailand
evaluation of molecular-beacon, taqman, and fluorescence resonance energy transfer probes for detection of antibiotic resistance-conferring single nucleotide polymo..
molecular epidemiology of rotavirus diarrhea among children and adults in nepal: detection of g12 strains with p or p and a g11p strain
multiplex pcr-based method for identification of common clinical serotypes of salmonella enterica subsp. enterica
occurrence of carbapenem-resistant acinetobacter baumannii clones at multiple hospitals in london and southeast england
use of a single-nucleotide polymorphism genotyping system to demonstrate the unique epidemiology of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus in remote aboriginal..
molecular epidemiology of g9 rotaviruses in taiwan between 2000 and 2002
age dependence of adenovirus-specific neutralizing antibody titers in individuals from sub-saharan africa
unusually high prevalence of nosocomial panton-valentine leukocidin-positive staphylococcus aureus isolates in cape verde islands
use of pulsed-field gel electrophoresis for comparison of similar but distinguishable isolates of shigella sonnei collected in ireland and italy
molecular identification of black-grain mycetoma agents
global surveillance of in vitro activity of micafungin against candida: a comparison with caspofungin by clsi-recommended methods
candida guilliermondii, an opportunistic fungal pathogen with decreased susceptibility to fluconazole: geographic and temporal trends from the artemis disk antifung..
candida rugosa, an emerging fungal pathogen with resistance to azoles: geographic and temporal trends from the artemis disk antifungal surveillance program
comparison of three commercial assays and a modified disk diffusion assay with two broth microdilution reference assays for testing zygomycetes, aspergillus spp., c..
candida albicans strain maintenance, replacement, and microvariation demonstrated by multilocus sequence typing
preparation of his-tagged armored rna phage particles as a control for real-time reverse transcription-pcr detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus
role of erythrocytes as a reservoir for ribavirin and relationship with adverse reactions in the early phase of interferon combination therapy for chronic hepatitis..
longitudinal analysis of genotype distribution of influenza a virus from 2003 to 2005
expertise of laboratories in viral load quantification, genotyping, and precore mutant determination for hepatitis b virus in a multicenter study
development of an enzyme immunoassay for detection of sapovirus-specific antibodies and its application in a study of seroprevalence in children
cross-sectional comparison of an automated hybrid capture 2 assay and the consensus gp5+/6+ pcr method in a population-based cervical screening program
molecular epidemiology of norovirus outbreaks in norway during 2000 to 2005 and comparison of four norovirus real-time reverse transcriptase pcr assays
use of a multiantigen detection algorithm for diagnosis of kaposi's sarcoma-associated herpesvirus infection
detection of norovirus antigens from recombinant virus-like particles and stool samples by a commercial norovirus enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay kit
genotyping of measles virus in clinical specimens on the basis of oligonucleotide microarray hybridization patterns
comparative evaluation of three commercially available methodologies for hepatitis c virus genotyping
comparison of subtyping methods for differentiating salmonella enterica serovar typhimurium isolates obtained from food animal sources
multiplex real-time pcr assay for simultaneous detection of acanthamoeba spp., balamuthia mandrillaris, and naegleria fowleri
design, construction, and evaluation of a specific chimeric antigen to diagnose chagasic infection
viability of trichomonas vaginalis in urine: epidemiologic and clinical implications
treatment failure of nosocomial pertussis infection in a very-low-birth-weight neonate
disseminated gonococcal infection in an immunocompetent patient caused by an imported neisseria gonorrhoeae multidrug-resistant strain
osteomyelitis of the ulna caused by porphyromonas gingivalis
shiga toxin 2-producing acinetobacter haemolyticus associated with a case of bloody diarrhea
first isolation of clostridium amygdalinum from a patient with chronic osteitis