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    • Inter-hospital dissemination of glycopeptide-resistant Enterococcus faecalis in Brazil 

      Cordeiro, JCR [UNIFESP]; Silbert, Suzane [UNIFESP]; Reis, A. O. [UNIFESP]; Sader, Helio Silva [UNIFESP] (Blackwell Publishing Ltd, 2004-03-01)
      The antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of 73 glycopeptide-resistant Enterococcus faecalis isolates from nine hospitals in Brazil were analysed by the disk diffusion method and Etests. Isolates were typed by pulsed-field ...

    • Occurrence of IMP-1 in non-baumannii Acinetobacter clinical isolates from Brazil 

      Cayô, Rodrigo [UNIFESP]; Streling, Ana Paula [UNIFESP]; Nodari, Carolina Silva [UNIFESP]; Matos, Adriana Pereira [UNIFESP]; Luz, Adryella de Paula [UNIFESP]; Dijkshoorn, Lenie; Pignatari, Antonio Carlos Campos [UNIFESP]; Gales, Ana Cristina [UNIFESP] (Microbiology Soc, 2018)
      The aim of this study was to characterize the presence of carbapenemase-encoding genes in distinct species of Acinetobacter spp. isolated from Brazilian hospitals. Five carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter spp. isolates (two ...

    • 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 ...