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    • Multilocus sequence typing scheme for the Mycobacterium abscessus complex 

      Macheras, Edouard; Konjek, Julie; Roux, Anne-Laure; Thiberge, Jean-Michel; Bastian, Sylvaine; Leao, Sylvia Cardoso [UNIFESP]; Palaci, Moises; Sivadon-Tardy, Valerie; Gutierrez, Cristina; Richter, Elvira; Ruesch-Gerdes, Sabine; Pfyffer, Gaby E.; Bodmer, Thomas; Jarlier, Vincent; Cambau, Emmanuelle; Brisse, Sylvain; Caro, Valerie; Rastogi, Nalin; Gaillard, Jean-Louis; Heym, Beate (Elsevier B.V., 2014-02-01)
      We developed a multilocus sequence typing (MLST) scheme for Mycobacterium abscessus sensu lato, based on the partial sequencing of seven housekeeping genes: argH, cya, glpK, gnd, murC, pta and purH. This scheme was used ...

    • New multilocus sequence typing of MRSA in São Paulo, Brazil 

      Carmo, Mirian Silva do [UNIFESP]; Inoue, Fernanda [UNIFESP]; Andrade, Soraya Sgambatti [UNIFESP]; Paschoal, Luiz [UNIFESP]; Silva, Fernanda M. [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Vitor [UNIFESP]; Pignatari, Antonio Carlos Campos [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Divulgação Científica, 2011-10-01)
      An increased incidence of nosocomial and community-acquired infections caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) has been observed worldwide. The molecular characterization of MRSA has played an important ...

    • The use of molecular typing to evaluate the dissemination of antimicrobial resistance among gram-negative rods in Brazilian hospitals 

      Tosin, Iraci [UNIFESP]; Silbert, Suzane [UNIFESP]; Sader, Helio Silva [UNIFESP] (Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases, 2003-12-01)
      Antimicrobial resistance has increased rapidly in Brazil and worldwide during the past few years, giving rise to a growing necessity for antimicrobial resistance surveillance programs. These programs have been instituted ...