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    January 2022
  1. LUNGU P, Njelesani E, Sukwa T, Ngalamika O, et al
    Immune correlates of Mycobacterium Tuberculosis patients in Zambia stratified by HIV serostatus and level of immunity-a cross-sectional analytical laboratory based study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262454.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  2. D'AMBROSI F, Cesano N, Iurlaro E, Ronchi A, et al
    Prelabor rupture of membranes at term: A possible hematological triage in addition to vagino-rectal beta-hemolytic streptococcus screening for early labor induction.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261906.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  3. BURKE RM, Nyirenda S, Twabi HH, Nliwasa M, et al
    Design and protocol for a cluster randomised trial of enhanced diagnostics for tuberculosis screening among people living with HIV in hospital in Malawi (CASTLE study).
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261877.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  4. NAKAZONO K, Le MN, Kawada-Matsuo M, Kimheang N, et al
    Complete sequences of epidermin and nukacin encoding plasmids from oral-derived Staphylococcus epidermidis and their antibacterial activity.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0258283.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  5. GUO S, Chongsuvivatwong V, Guo M, Lei S, et al
    Yield, NNS and prevalence of screening for DM and hypertension among pulmonary tuberculosis index cases and contacts through single time screening: A contact tracing-based study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263308.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  6. ADHIKARI N, Bhattarai RB, Basnet R, Joshi LR, et al
    Prevalence and associated risk factors for tuberculosis among people living with HIV in Nepal.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262720.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  7. MATEYO K, Kerkhoff AD, Dunn I, Nteeni MS, et al
    Clinical and radiographic characteristics of presumptive tuberculosis patients previously treated for tuberculosis in Zambia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263116.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  8. ADMASSU W, Ayelign B, Abebe G, Tadesse M, et al
    Detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis and rifampicin resistance by Xpert(R) MTB/RIF assay among presumptive tuberculosis cases at Jimma University Medical Center, Southwest Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262929.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  9. GRIESHABER NA, Chiarelli TJ, Appa CR, Neiswanger G, et al
    Translational gene expression control in Chlamydia trachomatis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0257259.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  10. BROTHERS TD, Mosseler K, Kirkland S, Melanson P, et al
    Unequal access to opioid agonist treatment and sterile injecting equipment among hospitalized patients with injection drug use-associated infective endocarditis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263156.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  11. DE PAIVA JPS, Magalhaes MAFM, Leal TC, da Silva LF, et al
    Time trend, social vulnerability, and identification of risk areas for tuberculosis in Brazil: An ecological study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0247894.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  12. PHUOC LONG N, Heo DY, Park S, Thi Hai Yen N, et al
    Molecular perturbations in pulmonary tuberculosis patients identified by pathway-level analysis of plasma metabolic features.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262545.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  13. CHEN PY, Chuang PN, Chiang CH, Chang HH, et al
    Impact of Coronavirus Infectious Disease (COVID-19) pandemic on willingness of immunization-A community-based questionnaire study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262660.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  14. ATALLAH NJ, Warren HM, Roberts MB, Elshaboury RH, et al
    Baseline procalcitonin as a predictor of bacterial infection and clinical outcomes in COVID-19: A case-control study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262342.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  15. MBAH CE, Jasani A, Aaron KJ, Akoachere JF, et al
    Association between Chlamydia trachomatis, Neisseria gonorrhea, Mycoplasma genitalium, and Trichomonas vaginalis and Secondary Infertility in Cameroon: A case-control study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263186.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  16. WALLIS RS, Ginindza S, Beattie T, Arjun N, et al
    Lung and blood early biomarkers for host-directed tuberculosis therapies: Secondary outcome measures from a randomized controlled trial.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0252097.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  17. ATIENCIA-CARRERA MB, Cabezas-Mera FS, Tejera E, Machado A, et al
    Prevalence of biofilms in Candida spp. bloodstream infections: A meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263522.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  18. SIMIENEH A, Tadesse M, Kebede W, Gashaw M, et al
    Combination of Xpert(R) MTB/RIF and DetermineTM TB-LAM Ag improves the diagnosis of extrapulmonary tuberculosis at Jimma University Medical Center, Oromia, Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263172.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  19. SARKI R, Ahmed K, Wang H, Zhang Y, et al
    Automated detection of COVID-19 through convolutional neural network using chest x-ray images.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262052.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  20. LAXMESHWAR C, Das M, Mathur T, Israni T, et al
    Psychiatric comorbidities among patients with complex drug-resistant tuberculosis in Mumbai, India.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263759.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  21. BROOKS MB, Dubois MM, Malik AA, Ahmed JF, et al
    Age-specific effectiveness of a tuberculosis screening intervention in children.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264216.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  22. GHIMIRE A, Mahendradhata Y, Paudel S, Lama Yonzon C, et al
    Implementation fidelity of tuberculosis preventive therapy for under five children exposed to sputum smear positive pulmonary tuberculosis in Kaski district, Nepal: An implementation research.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263967.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  23. SULTAN AR, Tavakol M, Lemmens-den Toom NA, Croughs PD, et al
    Real time monitoring of Staphylococcus aureus biofilm sensitivity towards antibiotics with isothermal microcalorimetry.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0260272.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  24. CARNEY T, Rooney JA, Niemand N, Myers B, et al
    Transmission Of Tuberculosis Among illicit drug use Linkages (TOTAL): A cross-sectional observational study protocol using respondent driven sampling.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262440.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  25. JACKSON KC, Short CT, Toman KR, Mietchen MS, et al
    Transient dynamics of infection transmission in a simulated intensive care unit.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0260580.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  26. OZANIC M, Marecic V, Knezevic M, Kelava I, et al
    The type IV pili component PilO is a virulence determinant of Francisella novicida.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261938.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  27. PACIENCIA FMD, Chuma IS, Lipende IF, Knauf S, et al
    Female post-copulatory behavior in a group of olive baboons (Papio anubis) infected by Treponema pallidum.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261894.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  28. ELBEHIRY A, Aldubaib M, Al Rugaie O, Marzouk E, et al
    Proteomics-based screening and antibiotic resistance assessment of clinical and sub-clinical Brucella species: An evolution of brucellosis infection control.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262551.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  29. DILNESSA T, Getaneh A, Hailu W, Moges F, et al
    Prevalence and antimicrobial resistance pattern of Clostridium difficile among hospitalized diarrheal patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262597.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  30. RAAB M, Pfadenhauer LM, Doumbouya D, Froeschl G, et al
    Clinical presentations, diagnostics, treatments and treatment costs of children and adults with febrile illness in a tertiary referral hospital in south-eastern Guinea: A retrospective longitudinal cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262084.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  31. PATEL SM, Shaik-Dasthagirisaheb YB, Congdon M, Young RR, et al
    Evolution of pneumococcal serotype epidemiology in Botswana following introduction of 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262225.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  32. NG OMBE H, Simuyandi M, Mwaba J, Luchen CC, et al
    Immunogenicity and waning immunity from the oral cholera vaccine (Shanchol) in adults residing in Lukanga Swamps of Zambia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262239.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  33. RINTA-KOKKO H, Palmu AA, Ruokokoski E, Nieminen H, et al
    Evaluation of the indirect impact of the 10-valent pneumococcal Haemophilus influenzae protein D conjugate vaccine in a cluster-randomised trial.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261750.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  34. ADJOBIMEY M, Ade S, Wachinou P, Esse M, et al
    Prevalence, acceptability, and cost of routine screening for pulmonary tuberculosis among pregnant women in Cotonou, Benin.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264206.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  35. BUGALHAO JN, Luis MP, Pereira IS, da Cunha M, et al
    The Chlamydia trachomatis inclusion membrane protein CT006 associates with lipid droplets in eukaryotic cells.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264292.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  36. MOE CA, Lalitha P, Prajna NV, Mascarenhas J, et al
    Outcomes of amoebic, fungal, and bacterial keratitis: A retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264021.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  37. CHEN J, San SSS, Kung A, Tomasek M, et al
    Direct-from-specimen microbial growth inhibition spectrums under antibiotic exposure and comparison to conventional antimicrobial susceptibility testing.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263868.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  38. YESHANEW AG, Lankir D, Wondimu J, Solomon S, et al
    Pertussis outbreak investigation in Northwest Ethiopia: A community based study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263708.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  39. REUKERS DFM, van Jaarsveld CHM, Akkermans RP, Keijmel SP, et al
    Impact of Q-fever on physical and psychosocial functioning until 8 years after Coxiella burnetii infection: An integrative data analysis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263239.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  40. OIKI S, Yaguchi T, Urayama SI, Hagiwara D, et al
    Wide distribution of resistance to the fungicides fludioxonil and iprodione in Penicillium species.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262521.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  41. SOEROTO AY, Nurhayati RD, Purwiga A, Lestari BW, et al
    Factors associated with treatment outcome of MDR/RR-TB patients treated with shorter injectable based regimen in West Java Indonesia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263304.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  42. ULLAH H, Bashir K, Idrees M, Ullah A, et al
    Phylogenetic analysis and antimicrobial susceptibility profile of uropathogens.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262952.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  43. ITOH N, Akazawa N, Kanawaku E, Murakami H, et al
    Effects of infectious disease consultation and antimicrobial stewardship program at a Japanese cancer center: An interrupted time-series analysis.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263095.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  44. GATYA AL-MAYAHIE SM, Al-Guranie DRT, Hussein AA, Bachai ZA, et al
    Prevalence of common carbapenemase genes and multidrug resistance among uropathogenic Escherichia coli phylogroup B2 isolates from outpatients in Wasit Province/ Iraq.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262984.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  45. AMINUDDIN F, Zaimi NA, Mohd Nor Sham Kunusagaran MSJ, Bahari MS, et al
    Cost-effectiveness and budget impact analysis of PPV23 vaccination for the Malaysian Hajj pilgrims.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262949.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  46. ZINCK CB, Lloyd VK
    Borrelia burgdorferi and Borrelia miyamotoi in Atlantic Canadian wildlife.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262229.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  47. NISAR MI, Jehan F, Shahid S, Ahmed S, et al
    Serotype-specific effectiveness against pneumococcal carriage and serotype replacement after ten-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine (PCV10) introduction in Pakistan.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262466.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  48. WETSCH O, Strasburg M, McQuigg J, Boone MD, et al
    Is overwintering mortality driving enigmatic declines? Evaluating the impacts of trematodes and the amphibian chytrid fungus on an anuran from hatching through overwintering.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262561.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  49. WORKU W, Desta M, Menjetta T
    High prevalence and antimicrobial susceptibility pattern of salmonella species and extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producing Escherichia coli from raw cattle meat at butcher houses in Hawassa city, Sidama regional state, Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262308.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  50. RYBAK B, Krawczyk B, Furmanek-Blaszk B, Wysocka M, et al
    Antibiotic resistance, virulence, and phylogenetic analysis of Escherichia coli strains isolated from free-living birds in human habitats.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262236.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  51. WATANABE Y, Nakagawa T, Fukai K, Honda T, et al
    Descriptive study of chest x-ray examination in mandatory annual health examinations at the workplace in Japan.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262404.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  52. BELAKEHAL F, Barth SA, Menge C, Mossadak HT, et al
    Evaluation of the discriminatory power of spoligotyping and 19-locus mycobacterial interspersed repetitive unit-variable number of tandem repeat analysis (MIRU-VNTR) of Mycobacterium bovis strains isolated from cattle in Algeria.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262390.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  53. ACKHTER MM, Shahid ASMSB, Ahmed T, Palit P, et al
    Characteristics of severely malnourished under-five children immunized with Bacillus Calmette-Guerin following Expanded Programme on Immunization schedule and their outcomes during hospitalization at an urban diarrheal treatment centre, Bangladesh.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262391.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  54. RYE MS, Garrett KL, Holt RA, Platell CF, et al
    Fusobacterium nucleatum and Bacteroides fragilis detection in colorectal tumours: Optimal target site and correlation with total bacterial load.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262416.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  55. SLANZON GS, Ridenhour BJ, Moore DA, Sischo WM, et al
    Fecal microbiome profiles of neonatal dairy calves with varying severities of gastrointestinal disease.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262317.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  56. CHAVEZ-CAMARILLO GM, Lopez-Nunez PV, Jimenez-Nava RA, Aranda-Garcia E, et al
    Production of extracellular alpha-amylase by single-stage steady-state continuous cultures of Candida wangnamkhiaoensis in an airlift bioreactor.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264734.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  57. MAGHRADZE N, Jugheli L, Borrell S, Tukvadze N, et al
    Developing customized stepwise MIRU-VNTR typing for tuberculosis surveillance in Georgia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264472.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  58. WAKJIRA MK, Sandy PT, Mavhandu-Mudzusi AH
    Treatment outcomes of patients with MDR-TB and its determinants at referral hospitals in Ethiopia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262318.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  59. JANG WS, Lim DH, Choe YL, Nam J, et al
    Developing a multiplex loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay (LAMP) to determine severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome (SFTS) and scrub typhus.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262302.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  60. ELELU N, Ola-Fadunsin SD, Bankole AA, Raji MA, et al
    Prevalence of tick infestation and molecular characterization of spotted fever Rickettsia massiliae in Rhipicephalus species parasitizing domestic small ruminants in north-central Nigeria.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263843.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  61. REBELO AR, Ibfelt T, Bortolaia V, Leekitcharoenphon P, et al
    One Day in Denmark: Nationwide point-prevalence survey of human bacterial isolates and comparison of classical and whole-genome sequence-based species identification methods.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261999.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  62. ZABRODSKI MW, DeBruyne JE, Wilson G, Moshynskyy I, et al
    Comparison of individual hive and apiary-level sample types for spores of Paenibacillus larvae in Saskatchewan honey bee operations.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263602.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  63. KAYEMBE HCN, Bompangue D, Linard C, Muwonga J, et al
    Modalities and preferred routes of geographic spread of cholera from endemic areas in eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263160.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  64. KIMBOWA IM, Eriksen J, Nakafeero M, Obua C, et al
    Antimicrobial stewardship: Attitudes and practices of healthcare providers in selected health facilities in Uganda.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262993.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  65. ISLAM MS, Tarannum S, Banu S, Chowdhury KIA, et al
    Preparedness of tertiary care hospitals to implement the national TB infection prevention and control guidelines in Bangladesh: A qualitative exploration.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263115.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  66. PACHO A, Harding-Esch EM, Heming De-Allie EG, Phillips L, et al
    Facilitators and barriers for clinical implementation of a 30-minute point-of-care test for Neisseria gonorrhoeae and Chlamydia trachomatis into clinical care: A qualitative study within sexual health services in England.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265173.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  67. DLATU N, Longo-Mbenza B, Apalata T
    Predictors of tuberculosis incidence and the effects of multiple deprivation indices on tuberculosis management in OR Tambo district over a 5-year period.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264811.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  68. NADJIB M, Dewi RK, Setiawan E, Miko TY, et al
    Cost and affordability of scaling up tuberculosis diagnosis using Xpert MTB/RIF testing in West Java, Indonesia.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264912.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  69. SOLTOBEKOVA N, Kozukeev T, Yiehdego G, Labib F, et al
    Time to start of tuberculosis treatment in penitentiary system of Kyrgyz Republic: A retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264252.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  70. FLORENTINO JL, Arao RML, Garfin AMC, Gaviola DMG, et al
    Expansion of social protection is necessary towards zero catastrophic costs due to TB: The first national TB patient cost survey in the Philippines.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264689.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  71. GOWLER CD, Slayton RB, Reddy SC, O'Hagan JJ, et al
    Improving mathematical modeling of interventions to prevent healthcare-associated infections by interrupting transmission or pathogens: How common modeling assumptions about colonized individuals impact intervention effectiveness estimates.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264344.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  72. MDUMA E, Halidou T, Kabore B, Walongo T, et al
    Etiology of severe invasive infections in young infants in rural settings in sub-Saharan Africa.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264322.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  73. YALEW GT, Muthupandian S, Hagos K, Negash L, et al
    Prevalence of bacterial vaginosis and aerobic vaginitis and their associated risk factors among pregnant women from northern Ethiopia: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262692.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  74. ABDULLAHI A, Nzou SM, Kikuvi G, Mwau M, et al
    Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection in female sex workers in an STI clinic in Nairobi, Kenya.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263531.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  75. MANDADI S, Pulluru H, Annie F
    Comparative outcomes of combined corticosteroid and remdesivir therapy with corticosteroid monotherapy in ventilated COVID-19 patients.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264301.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  76. ZHAO D, Zhang H, Cao Q, Wang Z, et al
    The research of ARIMA, GM(1,1), and LSTM models for prediction of TB cases in China.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0262734.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  77. SPEKKER O, Tihanyi B, Kis L, Szalontai C, et al
    Life and death of a leprosy sufferer from the 8th-century-CE cemetery of Kiskundorozsma-Kettoshatar I (Duna-Tisza Interfluve, Hungary)-Biological and social consequences of having Hansen's disease in a late Avar Age population from Hungary.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264286.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  78. CEBALLOS-GARZON A, Roman E, Pla J, Pagniez F, et al
    CRISPR-Cas9 approach confirms Calcineurin-responsive zinc finger 1 (Crz1) transcription factor as a promising therapeutic target in echinocandin-resistant Candida glabrata.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265777.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  79. QU MD, Kausar H, Smith S, Lazar PG, et al
    Epidemiological and clinical features of Panton-Valentine Leukocidin positive Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia: A case-control study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265476.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  80. CHIHOTA VN, Ntshiqa T, Maenetje P, Mansukhani R, et al
    Resistance to Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection among highly TB exposed South African gold miners.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265036.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  81. NDHLOVU GON, Dube FS, Moonsamy RT, Mankahla A, et al
    Skin and nasal colonization of coagulase-negative staphylococci are associated with atopic dermatitis among South African toddlers.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265326.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  82. PALACIOS-SAUCEDO GDC, Rivera-Morales LG, Vazquez-Guillen JM, Caballero-Trejo A, et al
    Genomic analysis of virulence factors and antimicrobial resistance of group B Streptococcus isolated from pregnant women in northeastern Mexico.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264273.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  83. MYOJIN S, Pak K, Sako M, Kobayashi T, et al
    Interventions for Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli gastroenteritis and risk of hemolytic uremic syndrome: A population-based matched case control study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263349.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  84. APANGA PA, Ahmed J, Tanner W, Starcevich K, et al
    Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in sink drains of 40 healthcare facilities in Sindh, Pakistan: A cross-sectional study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263297.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  85. RIPOCHE M, Bouchard C, Irace-Cima A, Leighton P, et al
    Current and future distribution of Ixodes scapularis ticks in Quebec: Field validation of a predictive model.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0263243.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  86. BROOKS MB, Millones AK, Puma D, Contreras C, et al
    Mapping local hot spots with routine tuberculosis data: A pragmatic approach to identify spatial variability.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265826.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  87. SAGE MAG, Cranmer KD, Semeraro ML, Ma S, et al
    A Factor H-Fc fusion protein increases complement-mediated opsonophagocytosis and killing of community associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265774.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  88. GHAFFAR N, Javad S, Farrukh MA, Shah AA, et al
    Metal nanoparticles assisted revival of Streptomycin against MDRS Staphylococcus aureus.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264588.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  89. MAYA TG, Komba EV, Mensah GI, Mbelele PM, et al
    Drug susceptibility profiles and factors associated with non-tuberculous mycobacteria species circulating among patients diagnosed with pulmonary tuberculosis in Tanzania.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265358.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  90. TURIMUMAHORO P, Tucker A, Gupta AJ, Tampi RP, et al
    A cost analysis of implementing mobile health facilitated tuberculosis contact investigation in a low-income setting.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265033.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  91. BRIGTSEN AK, Jacobsen AF, Dedi L, Melby KK, et al
    Group B Streptococcus colonization at delivery is associated with maternal peripartum infection.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0264309.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  92. GROENEWEGEN B, van Lingen E, Ooijevaar RE, Wessels E, et al
    How to prepare stool banks for an appropriate response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic: Experiences in the Netherlands and a retrospective comparative cohort study for faecal microbiota transplantation.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265426.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  93. KIM SH, Park YM, Han K, Ko SH, et al
    Association of weight change following smoking cessation with the risk of tuberculosis development: A nationwide population-based cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266262.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  94. GAULTIER GN, Nix EB, Thorgrimson J, Boreham D, et al
    Naturally acquired antibodies against 7 Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes in Indigenous and non-Indigenous adults.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0267051.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  95. WHITE S, Mutula AC, Buroko MM, Heath T, et al
    How does handwashing behaviour change in response to a cholera outbreak? A qualitative case study in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0266849.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  96. RAHIMI BA, Ishaq N, Mudaser GM, Taylor WR, et al
    Outcome of acute bacterial meningitis among children in Kandahar, Afghanistan: A prospective observational cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0265487.
    PubMed     Abstract available


  97. WALLES J, Otero LG, Tesfaye F, Abera A, et al
    Tuberculosis infection and stillbirth in Ethiopia-A prospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2022;17:e0261972.
    PubMed     Abstract available


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    Using whole-genome sequence data to examine the epidemiology of antimicrobial resistance in Escherichia coli from wild meso-mammals and environmental sources on swine farms, conservation areas, and the Grand River watershed in southern Ontario, Canada
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    Evaluation of viral co-infections among patients with community-associated Clostridioides difficile infection.
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    Risk factors for Bordetella pertussis disease in hospitalized children.
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    Characterization of Campylobacter associated gastric enteritis among patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in a hospital in Accra, Ghana.
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    Growth inhibition of pathogenic microorganisms by Pseudomonas protegens EMM-1 and partial characterization of inhibitory substances.
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    Evaluating implementation of "management of Possible Serious Bacterial Infection (PSBI) when referral is not feasible" in primary health care facilities in Sindh province, Pakistan.
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  1035. BORBA-SANTOS LP, Vila T, Rozental S
    Identification of two potential inhibitors of Sporothrix brasiliensis and Sporothrix schenckii in the Pathogen Box collection.
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    Epidemiological study of prevalent pathogens in the Northwest region of Argentina (NWA).
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    Sequence variation and immunogenicity of the Mycoplasma genitalium MgpB and MgpC adherence proteins during persistent infection of men with non-gonococcal urethritis.
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    Ophidiomycosis, an emerging fungal disease of snakes: Targeted surveillance on military lands and detection in the western US and Puerto Rico.
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    Incidence of invasive pneumococcal disease after introduction of the 13-valent conjugate pneumococcal vaccine in British Columbia: A retrospective cohort study.
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    High prevalence of mixed infections in global onychomycosis.
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    Surgical hand preparation in an equine hospital: Comparison of general practice with a standardised protocol and characterisation of the methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus recovered.
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    Long-term trends in the incidence of peritoneal dialysis-related peritonitis disclose an increasing relevance of streptococcal infections: A longitudinal study.
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    "Take the treatment and be brave": Care experiences of pregnant women with rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis.
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    Estimating the effect of pretreatment loss to follow up on TB associated mortality at public health facilities in Uganda.
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    Sero-prevalence and associated risk factors of bovine brucellosis in Sendafa, Oromia Special Zone surrounding Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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    Chytridiomycosis-induced mortality in a threatened anuran.
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    Whole-genome sequence analysis and comparisons between drug-resistance mutations and minimum inhibitory concentrations of Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates causing M/XDR-TB.
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    Group B Streptococcus serotypes associated with different clinical syndromes: Asymptomatic carriage in pregnant women, intrauterine fetal death, and early onset disease in the newborn.
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    Risk-benefit analysis of isoniazid monotherapy to prevent tuberculosis in patients with rheumatic diseases exposed to prolonged, high-dose glucocorticoids.
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    Effects of heat-killed Enterococcus faecalis T-110 supplementation on gut immunity, gut flora, and intestinal infection in naturally aged hamsters.
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    Addressing the drug-resistant tuberculosis challenge through implementing a mixed model of care in Uganda.
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    Development of a sensitive molecular diagnostic assay for detecting Borrelia burgdorferi DNA from the blood of Lyme disease patients by digital PCR.
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    Source attribution of community-acquired cases of Legionnaires' disease-results from the German LeTriWa study; Berlin, 2016-2019.
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    Prevalence and antibiotic resistance of Salmonella spp. in South Punjab-Pakistan.
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    A mathematical model and inference method for bacterial colonization in hospital units applied to active surveillance data for carbapenem-resistant enterobacteriaceae.
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    Investigating hospital Mycobacterium chelonae infection using whole genome sequencing and hybrid assembly.
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    Five millennia of Bartonella quintana bacteraemia.
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    Development of lipL32 real-time PCR combined with an internal and extraction control for pathogenic Leptospira detection.
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    Colonization with multi-drug-resistant organisms negatively impacts survival in patients with non-small cell lung cancer.
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    The pre-activated immune response induced by LPS protects host from leptospirosis.
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    Characterizing infectious disease progression through discrete states using hidden Markov models.
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    Characteristics of and meningococcal disease prevention strategies for commercially insured persons receiving eculizumab in the United States.
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    Extended-spectrum Beta-lactamase and AmpC beta-lactamases producing gram negative bacilli isolated from clinical specimens at International Clinical Laboratories, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
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    Kingella negevensis shares multiple putative virulence factors with Kingella kingae.
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    Development of molecular assays for the rapid and cost-effective determination of fluoroquinolone, macrolide and lincosamide susceptibility of Mycoplasma synoviae isolates.
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    Translocating Mycobacterium ulcerans: An experimental model.
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    Surface texture limits transfer of S. aureus, T4 bacteriophage, influenza B virus and human coronavirus.
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    Bacteriophage activity against and characterisation of avian pathogenic Escherichia coli isolated from colibacillosis cases in Uganda.
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    Prevalence and virulence gene profiles of Escherichia coli O157 from cattle slaughtered in Buea, Cameroon.
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    TST conversions and systemic interferon-gamma increase after methotrexate introduction in psoriasis patients.
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    Clinical and laboratory characteristics of children under five hospitalized with diarrhea and bacteremia.
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    Mortality in rheumatoid arthritis patients with pulmonary nontuberculous mycobacterial disease: A retrospective cohort study.
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    Profile of sexually transmitted infections causing urethritis and a related inflammatory reaction in urine among heterosexual males: A flow-cytometry study.
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    Refinement of the CS6-expressing enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli strain B7A human challenge model: A randomized trial.
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    Determinants of births protected against neonatal tetanus in Ethiopia: A multilevel analysis using EDHS 2016 data.
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    The human health burden of non-typhoidal Salmonella enterica and Vibrio parahaemolyticus foodborne gastroenteritis in Shanghai, east China.
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    Population-based trends in hospitalizations due to injection drug use-related serious bacterial infections, Oregon, 2008 to 2018.
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    Colonisation with extended spectrum beta-lactamase-producing and carbapenem-resistant Enterobacterales in children admitted to a paediatric referral hospital in South Africa.
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    Registered report protocol: Quantitative analysis of septin Cdc10-associated proteome in Cryptococcus neoformans.
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    Preclinical approaches in vulvovaginal candidiasis treatment with mucoadhesive thermoresponsive systems containing propolis.
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    Development and validation of a new microplate assay that utilises optical density to quantify the antibacterial activity of honeys including Jarrah, Marri and Manuka.
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    Timeliness of immunisation with the pentavalent vaccine at different levels of the health care system in the Lao People's Democratic Republic: A cross-sectional study.
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    A biomathematical model of immune response and barrier function in mice with pneumococcal lung infection.
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    Molecular detection of extended spectrum beta-lactamase genes in Escherichia coli clinical isolates from diarrhoeic children in Kano, Nigeria.
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    Helicobacter pylori infection reduces TAMs infiltration in a mouse model of AOM/DSS induced colitis-associated cancer.
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    Genomic surveillance of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B invasive strains: Diversity of vaccine antigen types, Brazil, 2016-2018.
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    Genomic analysis of the meningococcal ST-4821 complex-Western clade, potential sexual transmission and predicted antibiotic susceptibility and vaccine coverage.
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    Biofilm-coated microbeads and the mouse ear skin: An innovative model for analysing anti-biofilm immune response in vivo.
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    Management of possible serious bacterial infection in young infants closer to home when referral is not feasible: Lessons from implementation research in Himachal Pradesh, India.
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    Prevalence and associated factors of active trachoma among children aged 1-9 years old in mass drug administration graduated and non-graduated districts in Northwest Amhara region, Ethiopia: A comparative cross-sectional study.
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    Acid-base variables in acute and chronic form of nontuberculous mycobacterial infection in growing goats experimentally inoculated with Mycobacterium avium subsp. hominissuis or Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis.
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