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Klebsiella pneumoniae from a New York City hospital belonging to ST258 and carrying blaKPC-2- and blaVIM-4-encoding genes.

Klebsiella pneumoniae from a New York City hospital belonging to ST258 and carrying blaKPC-2- and blaVIM-4-encoding genes. by Castanheira M, Deshpande LM, Mills JC, Jones RN, Soave R, Jenkins SG and Schuetz AN published in Antimicrob. Agents. Chemother. 2016; 60 (3): 1924-1927

Oritavancin In Vitro Activity Against a Collection of Molecularly-characterized Staph and Enterococci with Elevated Linezolid MICs

Oritavancin In Vitro Activity Against a Collection of Molecularly-characterized Staph and Enterococci with Elevated Linezolid MICs, Lead author: Mendes RE, presented at 55th annual Interscience Conference of Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy (ICAAC), September 17-21,2015, San Diego, CA

Molecular characterization of genes encoding CTX-M-134, TEM-207 and TEM-212 detected among Escherichia coli clinical isolates from USA hospitals

Molecular characterization of genes encoding CTX-M-134, TEM-207 and TEM-212 detected among Escherichia coli clinical isolates from USA hospitals, Lead author: Castanheira M, presented at 25th annual European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), April 25-29, 2015, Copenhagen, Denmark

Noninvasive Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes recovered from hospitalized adult patients in the United States in 2009 to 2012.

Noninvasive Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes recovered from hospitalized adult patients in the United States in 2009 to 2012. by Mendes RE, Hollingsworth RC, Costello A, Jones RN, Isturiz RE, Hewlett D, Jr. and Farrell DJ published in Antimicrob. Agents. Chemother. 2015; 59 (9): 5595-5601

Detection of a new cfr-like gene, cfr(B), in Enterococcus faecium recovered from human specimens in the United States: Report from The SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program.

Detection of a new cfr-like gene, cfr(B), in Enterococcus faecium recovered from human specimens in the United States: Report from The SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program. by Deshpande LM, Ashcraft DS, Kahn HP, Pankey G, Jones RN, Farrell DJ and Mendes RE published in Antimicrob. Agents. Chemother. 2015; 59 (10): 6256-6261,

Molecular mechanisms of sulbactam antibacterial activity and resistance determinants in Acinetobacter baumannii.

Molecular mechanisms of sulbactam antibacterial activity and resistance determinants in Acinetobacter baumannii. by Penwell WA, Shapiro AB, Giacobbe RA, Gu RF, Gao N, Thresher J, McLaughlin RE, Huband M, DeJonge BL, Ehmann DE and Miller AA published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 2015; 59 (3): 1680-1689

Characterization of the novel DNA gyrase inhibitor AZD0914: Low resistance potential and lack of cross-resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae.

Characterization of the novel DNA gyrase inhibitor AZD0914: Low resistance potential and lack of cross-resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae. by Alm RA, Lahiri SD, Kutschke A, Otterson LG, McLaughlin RE, Whiteaker JD, Lewis LA, Su X, Huband MD, Gardner H and Mueller JP published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 2015; 59 (3): 1478-1486

Azole resistance mechanisms found among fluconazole-resistant Candida albicans clinical isolates: Report from the SENTRY antifungal resistance programme

Azole resistance mechanisms found among fluconazole-resistant Candida albicans clinical isolates: Report from the SENTRY antifungal resistance programme, Lead author: Castanheira M, presented at 24th annual European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), May 10 – 13, 2014, Barcelona, Spain

Epidemiology and carbapenem resistance mechanisms of carbapenem-non-susceptible Pseudomonas aeruginosa collected during 2009-2011 in 14 European and Mediterranean countries.

Epidemiology and carbapenem resistance mechanisms of carbapenem-non-susceptible Pseudomonas aeruginosa collected during 2009-2011 in 14 European and Mediterranean countries. by Castanheira M, Deshpande LM, Costello A, Davies TA and Jones RN published in J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 2014; 69 (7): 1804-1814

Retrospective molecular analysis of DIM-1 metallo-ß-lactamase discovered in Pseudomonas stutzeri from India in 2000.

Retrospective molecular analysis of DIM-1 metallo-ß-lactamase discovered in Pseudomonas stutzeri from India in 2000. by Deshpande LM, Jones RN, Woosley LN and Castanheira M published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 2014; 58 (1): 596-598