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Frequency of decreased susceptibility and resistance to echinocandins among fluconazole-resistant bloodstream isolates of Candida glabrata.

Frequency of decreased susceptibility and resistance to echinocandins among fluconazole-resistant bloodstream isolates of Candida glabrata. by Pfaller MA, Castanheira M, Lockhart SR, Ahlquist AM, Messer SA and Jones RN published in J. Clin. Microbiol. 2012; 50 (4): 1199-1203

Evaluation of quinolone resistance-determining region mutations and efflux pump expression in Neisseria meninigitidis resistant to fluoroquinolones.

Evaluation of quinolone resistance-determining region mutations and efflux pump expression in Neisseria meningitidis resistant to fluoroquinolones. by Castanheira M, Deshpande LM, Jones RN and Farrell DJ published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 2012; 72 (3): 263-266

Molecular typing of antimicrobial-resistant Shiga-toxin-producing Escherichia coli strains (STEC) in Brazil.

Molecular typing of antimicrobial-resistant Shiga-toxin-producing Escherichia coli strains (STEC) in Brazil. by Cergole-Novella MC, Pignatari ACC, Castanheira M and Guth BEC published in Res. Microbiol. 2011; 162 (2): 117-123

Geographic variations in species distribution and echinocandin and azole antifungal resistance rates among Candida bloodstream infection isolates: Report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (2008 to 2009).

Geographic variations in species distribution and echinocandin and azole antifungal resistance rates among Candida bloodstream infection isolates: Report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (2008 to 2009). by Pfaller MA, Moet GJ, Messer SA, Jones RN and Castanheira M published in J. Clin. Microbiol. 2011; 49 (1): 396-399

Characterization of global patterns and the genetics of fusidic acid resistance.

Characterization of global patterns and the genetics of fusidic acid resistance. by Farrell DJ, Castanheira M and Chopra I published in Clin. Infect. Dis. 2011; 52 (Suppl 7): S487-S492

Genetic resistance elements carrying mef subclasses other than mef(A) in Streptococcus pyogenes.

Genetic resistance elements carrying mef subclasses other than mef(A) in Streptococcus pyogenes. by Del Grosso M, Camilli R, Barbabella G, Blackman Northwood J, Farrell DJ and Pantosti A published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 2011; 55 (7): 3226-3230

Molecular analysis of antimicrobial resistance mechanisms in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from Ontario, Canada.

Molecular analysis of antimicrobial resistance mechanisms in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates from Ontario, Canada. by Allen VG, Farrell DJ, Rebbapragada A, Tan J, Tijet N, Perusini SJ, Towns L, Lo S, Low DE and Melano RG published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 2011; 55 (2): 703-712

Occurrence and molecular characterization of fusidic acid resistance mechanisms among Staphylococcus spp. from European countries (2008).

Occurrence and molecular characterization of fusidic acid resistance mechanisms among Staphylococcus spp. from European countries (2008). by Castanheira M, Watters AA, Mendes RE, Farrell DJ, Jones RN published in J. Antimicrob. Chemother. 2010; 65 (7): 1353-1358

CEM-101 activity against Gram-positive organisms.

CEM-101 activity against Gram-positive organisms. by Woosley LN, Castanheira M, Jones RN published in Antimicrob. Agents Chemother. 2010; 54 (5): 2182-2187

CEM-101, a novel fluoroketolide: Antimicrobial activity against a diverse collection of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria.

CEM-101, a novel fluoroketolide: Antimicrobial activity against a diverse collection of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria. by Putnam SD, Castanheira M, Moet GJ, Farrell DJ, Jones RN published in Diagn. Microbiol. Infect. Dis. 2010; 66 (4): 393-401