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    July 2021
  1. KONSTANTINOVSKI MM, Veldkamp KE, Lavrijsen APM, Bosch T, et al
    Hospital transmission of borderline oxacillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus evaluated by whole-genome sequencing.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  2. DA ROCHA LF, Pippi B, Joaquim AR, de Andrade SF, et al
    8-hydroxyquinoline-5-(N-4-chlorophenyl) sulfonamide and fluconazole combination as a preventive strategy for Candida biofilm in haemodialysis devices.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  3. CHEN HY, Chuang CC, Chou YC, Hsu WJ, et al
    Rapid typing of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and Acinetobacter nosocomialis by multiplex Pan- and OXA-PCR assays.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  4. AL MUSAWI S, Ur Rahman J, Aljaroodi SA, AlShammari L, et al
    mCIM test as a reliable assay for the detection of CRE in the Gulf region.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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    June 2021
  5. CURRY EC, Hart RG, Habtu DY, Chamberlain NR, et al
    Detection and partial characterization of extracellular inducers of persistence in Staphylococcus epidermidis and Staphylococcus aureus.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  6. ISHIGURO N, Sato R, Kikuta H, Nakanishi M, et al
    P1 gene of Mycoplasma pneumoniae isolated from 2016 to 2019 and relationship between genotyping and macrolide resistance in Hokkaido, Japan.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  7. ZHAO Y, Chen X, Hu X, Shi Y, et al
    Characterization of a carbapenem-resistant Citrobacter amalonaticus coharbouring bla IMP-4 and qnrs1 genes.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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    May 2021
  8. ASLANI S, Kiaei S, Afgar A, Morones-Ramirez JR, et al
    Determination of incompatibility group plasmids and copy number of the bla NDM-1 gene in carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae strains recovered from different hospitals in Kerman, Iran.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  9. WANG W, Yang J, Wu X, Wan B, et al
    Difference in drug susceptibility distribution and clinical characteristics between Mycobacterium avium and Mycobacterium intracellulare lung diseases in Shanghai, China.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  10. SURVE NZ, Kerkar PG, Deshmukh CT, Nadkar MY, et al
    A longitudinal study of antibody responses to selected host antigens in rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  11. DIEPOLTOVA A, Konecna K, Jandourek O, Nachtigal P, et al
    Study of the impact of cultivation conditions and peg surface modification on the in vitro biofilm formation of Staphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis in a system analogous to the Calgary biofilm device.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  12. HURVITZ N, Cahan LOS, Gross I, Grupel D, et al
    The role of Staphylococcus lugdunensis as a pathogen in children: a multicentre retrospective study.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  13. DOYLE C, Nakamura R, Bing R, Rousseau B, et al
    Mycoplasma affects baseline gene expression and the response to glucocorticoids in vocal fold fibroblasts.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  14. PANDEY M, Xess I, Singh G, Kumar R, et al
    Conventional PCR as a reliable method for diagnosing invasive mucormycosis in resource-limited settings.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  15. LAMPEJO T, Ciesielczuk H, Lambourne J
    Clinical utility of 16S rRNA PCR in pleural infection.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  16. SUGAWARA Y, Akeda Y, Hagiya H, Zin KN, et al
    Characterization of bla NDM-5-harbouring Klebsiella pneumoniae sequence type 11 international high-risk clones isolated from clinical samples in Yangon General Hospital, a tertiary-care hospital in Myanmar.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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    April 2021
  17. SHIMIZU T, Tsuyuki Y, Shimoike K, Iyori K, et al
    Antimicrobial resistance and multilocus sequence types of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia isolated from dogs and cats in Japan.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  18. BASKARAN V, Lawrence H, Lansbury LE, Webb K, et al
    Co-infection in critically ill patients with COVID-19: an observational cohort study from England.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  19. OH HY, Jalde SS, Chung IY, Yoo YJ, et al
    An antipathogenic compound that targets the OxyR peroxide sensor in Pseudomonas aeruginosa.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  20. OLSZEWSKI J, Weigert Galvao C, Lipuma JJ, Paludo KS, et al
    Environmental and clinical isolates of Herbaspirillum induce pulmonary infection in mice and its secretome is cytotoxic to human lung cells.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  21. AWASTHI SP, Chowdhury N, Hatanaka N, Hinenoya A, et al
    Quantification of Vibrio cholerae cholix exotoxin by sandwich bead-ELISA.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  22. KHAMARI B, Kumar P, Pradeep BE
    Resistance to nitrofurantoin is an indicator of extensive drug-resistant (XDR) Enterobacteriaceae.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  23. SEN KAYA S, Kiraz N, Baris A, Turan D, et al
    Effects of calcineurin inhibitors, cyclosporine A and tacrolimus (FK506), on the activity of antifungal drugs against Candida spp.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  24. KHALAF RA, Fattouh N, Medvecky M, Hrabak J, et al
    Whole genome sequencing of a clinical drug resistant Candida albicans isolate reveals known and novel mutations in genes involved in resistance acquisition mechanisms.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  25. BORDIN A, Pandey S, Coulter C, Syrmis M, et al
    Rapid macrolide and amikacin resistance testing for Mycobacterium abscessus in people with cystic fibrosis.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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    March 2021
  26. TROSCIANCZYK A, Nowakiewicz A, Gnat S, Lagowski D, et al
    Comparative study of multidrug-resistant Enterococcus faecium obtained from different hosts.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Mar 22. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001340.
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  27. GLAJZNER P, Szewczyk EM, Szemraj M
    Pathogenicity and drug resistance of animal streptococci responsible for human infections.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Mar 22. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001339.
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  28. SHARMA S, Das A, Banerjee T, Barman H, et al
    Adaptations of carbapenem resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) in the hospital environment causing sustained outbreak.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Mar 19. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001345.
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  29. MYERS S, Do T, Meade JL, Tugnait A, et al
    Immunomodulatory streptococci that inhibit CXCL8 secretion and NFkappaB activation are common members of the oral microbiota.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Mar 18. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001329.
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  30. COLE K, Atkins B, Llewelyn M, Paul J, et al
    Genomic investigation of clinically significant coagulase-negative staphylococci.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Mar 11. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001337.
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  31. LEFEVRE CR, Pelletier R, Le Monnier A, Corvec S, et al
    Clinical relevance and antimicrobial susceptibility profile of the unknown human pathogen Corynebacterium aurimucosum.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  32. HIRABAYASHI A, Ha VTT, Nguyen AV, Nguyen ST, et al
    Emergence of a plasmid-borne tigecycline resistance in Klebsiella pneumoniae in Vietnam.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  33. ABBES S, Sellami H, Neji S, Trabelsi H, et al
    Implication of efflux pumps and ERG11 genes in resistance of clinical Trichosporon asahii isolates to fluconazole.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  34. WU BC, Olivia NA, Tembo JM, He YX, et al
    Loss of the virulence plasmid by Shigella sonnei promotes its interactions with CD207 and CD209 receptors.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  35. SILVEIRA MM, Crespo da Silva PA, Conrad NL, Oliveira TL, et al
    Surveillance of invasive meningococcal disease in the south of Brazil: considerations of immunization programme.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  36. DE OLIVEIRA PEREIRA F, Gomes SM, Lima da Silva S, Paula de Castro Teixeira A, et al
    The prevalence of dermatophytoses in Brazil: a systematic review.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  37. DING M, Shi J, Ud Din A, Liu Y, et al
    Co-infections of two carbapenemase-producing Enterobacter hormaechei clinical strains isolated from the same diabetes individual in China.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  38. MACHADO GDRM, Pippi B, Berlitz S, Diedrich D, et al
    Ex vivo potential of a quinoline-derivative nail lacquer as a new alternative for dermatophytic onychomycosis treatment.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  39. MARINI RP, Patterson MM, Muthupalani S, Feng Y, et al
    Helicobacter suis and Helicobacter pylori infection in a colony of research macaques: characterization and clinical correlates.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  40. SORGENTONE S, Busani L, Calistri P, Robuffo G, et al
    A large food-borne outbreak of campylobacteriosis in kindergartens and primary schools in Pescara, Italy, May-June 2018.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  41. DE ARAUJO LONGO LG, Fontana H, Santos de Sousa V, Chilinque Zambao da Silva N, et al
    Emergence of mgrB locus deletion mediating polymyxin resistance in pandemic KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae ST15 lineage.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  42. CEREZALES M, Biniossek L, Gerson S, Xanthopoulou K, et al
    Novel multiplex PCRs for detection of the most prevalent carbapenemase genes in Gram-negative bacteria within Germany.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  43. YU Y, Kong Y, Ye J, Wang A, et al
    Microbiological pattern of prosthetic hip and knee infections: a high-volume, single-centre experience in China.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  44. KATAOKA H, Mori T, Into T
    Citrobacter koseri stimulates dendritic cells to induce IL-33 expression via abundant ATP production.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  45. JAKOBSEN TH, Xu Y, Bay L, Schonheyder HC, et al
    Sampling challenges in diagnosis of chronic bacterial infections.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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    February 2021
  46. ACHAN B, Asiimwe BB, Joloba ML, Gumusboga M, et al
    The simple direct slide method is comparable to indirect Lowenstein Jensen proportion culture for detecting rifampicin resistant tuberculosis.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 24. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001331.
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  47. SENNEBY E, Hallstrom B, Rasmussen M
    Genetic relatedness of Streptococcus dysgalactiae isolates causing recurrent bacteraemia.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 22. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001330.
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  48. BODIYABADU K, Danielewski J, Garland SM, Machalek DA, et al
    Detection of parC gene mutations associated with quinolone resistance in Mycoplasma genitalium: evaluation of a multiplex real-time PCR assay.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 19. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001257.
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    On the emergence, spread and resistance of Candida auris: host, pathogen and environmental tipping points.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 18. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001318.
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  50. SUN Q, Wang S, Liao X, Jiang G, et al
    Fidaxomicin has high in vitro activity against Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 17. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001324.
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  51. YAN WJ, Jing N, Wang SM, Xu JH, et al
    Molecular characterization of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae and emergence of tigecycline non-susceptible strains in the Henan province in China: a multicentrer study.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 15. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001325.
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  52. YOSHIDA S, Tsuyuguchi K, Kobayashi T, Inoue Y, et al
    Comparison of drug-susceptibility patterns and gene sequences associated with clarithromycin and azithromycin resistance in Mycobacterium abscessus complex isolates and evaluation of the accumulation of intrinsic macrolide resistance.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 11. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001326.
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  53. JUVENCIO DA SILVA L, Dias Barroso FD, Vieira LS, Carlos Mota DR, et al
    Diazepam's antifungal activity in fluconazole-resistant Candida spp. and biofilm inhibition in C. albicans: evaluation of the relationship with the proteins ALS3 and SAP5.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 9. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001308.
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  54. VENSKE BIERHALS D, Busatto C, Silveira MDPDR, da Matta Talaier E, et al
    Tuberculosis cases in a prison in the extreme south of Brazil.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 8. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001319.
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  55. ISHIHARA H, Ogura K, Nguyen VA, Miyohi-Akiyama T, et al
    Comparative genome analysis of three Group A Streptococcus dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis strains isolated in Japan.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Feb 3. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001322.
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  56. BALASUBRAMANIAN D, Murcia S, Ogbunugafor CB, Gavilan R, et al
    Cholera dynamics: lessons from an epidemic.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  57. ANGELOS JA, Clothier KA, Agulto RL, Mandzyuk B, et al
    Relatedness of type IV pilin PilA amongst geographically diverse Moraxella bovoculi isolated from cattle with infectious bovine keratoconjunctivitis.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  58. SATTLER J, Brunke A, Hamprecht A
    Evaluation of CARBA PAcE, a novel rapid test for detection of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  59. JILLWIN J, Rudramurthy SM, Singh S, Bal A, et al
    Molecular identification of pathogenic fungi in formalin-fixed and paraffin-embedded tissues.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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    January 2021
  60. GUO Y, Cao X, Yang J, Wu X, et al
    Rifampin-resistance-associated mutations in the rifampin-resistance-determining region of the rpoB gene of Mycobacterium tuberculosis clinical isolates in Shanghai, PR China.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Jan 28. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001317.
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  61. CHEN Y, Fang L, Yang Y, Yan R, et al
    Emergence of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae harbouring bla OXA-48-like genes in China.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Jan 28. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001306.
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  62. SKOVDAL SM, Hansen LK, Ivarsen DM, Zeng G, et al
    Host factors abolish the need for polysaccharides and extracellular matrix-binding protein in Staphylococcus epidermidis biofilm formation.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Jan 25. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001287.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  63. LIU S, Li H, Zhang K, Guo Z, et al
    Phenotypic and genetic characteristics of Streptococcus mutans isolates from site-specific dental plaque in China.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021 Jan 18. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001313.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  64. LENHARD-VIDAL A, Bender FR, Assolini JP, Maruo AEM, et al
    IgG reactivity profile to Paracoccidioides spp. antigens in people with asymptomatic Paracoccidioidomycosis.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  65. QUILLICI MCB, Resende DS, Goncalves IR, Royer S, et al
    Gram-negative bacilli bacteremia: a 7 year retrospective study in a referral Brazilian tertiary-care teaching hospital.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  66. ALCARAZ E, Centron D, Camicia G, Quiroga MP, et al
    Stenotrophomonas maltophilia phenotypic and genotypic features through 4-year cystic fibrosis lung colonization.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  67. TOHYA M, Uechi K, Tada T, Hishinuma T, et al
    Emergence of clinical isolates of Pseudomonas asiatica and Pseudomonas monteilii from Japan harbouring an acquired gene encoding a carbapenemase VIM-2.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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  68. FENG M, Burgess AC, Cuellar RR, Schwab NR, et al
    Modelling persistent Mycoplasma pneumoniae biofilm infections in a submerged BEAS-2B bronchial epithelial tissue culture model.
    J Med Microbiol. 2021;70.
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    December 2020
  69. BARBER KE, Wagner JL, Larry RC, Stover KR, et al
    Frequency of and risk factors for carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Dec 2. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001286.
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  70. AKTER R, Sansom FM, El-Hage CM, Gilkerson JR, et al
    A 25-year retrospective study of Chlamydia psittaci in association with equine reproductive loss in Australia.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Dec 1. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001284.
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    November 2020
  71. CHEN YC, Chen FJ, Lee CH
    Effect of antifungal agents, lysozyme and human antimicrobial peptide LL-37 on clinical Candida isolates with high biofilm production.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Nov 30. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001283.
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  72. MURRAY GL, Doyle M, Bodiyabadu K, Vodstrcil LA, et al
    Evaluation of ResistancePlus MG FleXible, a 'near-patient' test for the detection of Mycoplasma genitalium and macrolide resistance mutations, using freshly collected clinical samples.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Nov 23. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001271.
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  73. ADIL SM, Hodges SE, Charalambous LT, Kiyani M, et al
    Paediatric bacterial meningitis in the USA: outcomes and healthcare resource utilization of nosocomial versus community-acquired infection.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Nov 18. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001276.
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  74. JUSCAMAYTA-LOPEZ E, Valdivia F, Morales S, Donaires LF, et al
    Emergence of ciprofloxacin-resistant Neisseria meningitidis B from asymptomatic carriers during an outbreak in Peru, 2017.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Nov 16. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001245.
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  75. XU Z, Li X, Tian D, Sun Z, et al
    Molecular characterization of methicillin-resistant and -susceptible Staphylococcus aureus recovered from hospital personnel.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Nov 12. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001272.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  76. KURATLI J, Leonard CA, Nufer L, Marti H, et al
    Maraviroc, celastrol and azelastine alter Chlamydia trachomatis development in HeLa cells.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Nov 12. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001267.
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  77. TARUMOTO N, Imai K, Nakayama SI, Itoda I, et al
    A novel peptide nucleic acid- and loop-mediated isothermal amplification assay for the detection of mutations in the 23S rRNA gene of Treponema pallidum.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Nov 12. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001275.
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  78. URZEDO JE, de Paula Menezes R, Porto JP, Ferreira ML, et al
    High mortality by nosocomial infections caused by carbapenem-resistant P. aeruginosa in a referral hospital in Brazil: facing the perfect storm.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Nov 10. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001273.
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  79. MORINAGA Y, Suzuki H, Notake S, Mizusaka T, et al
    Evaluation of GENECUBE Mycoplasma for the detection of macrolide-resistant Mycoplasma pneumoniae.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Nov 3. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001264.
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  80. KAYA E, Tollapi L, Pastore A, Aringhieri G, et al
    Comparison of methods for the microbiological diagnosis of totally implantable venous access port-related infections.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020;69:1273-1284.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  81. SMITH AM, Tau NP, Ngomane HM, Sekwadi P, et al
    Whole-genome sequencing to investigate two concurrent outbreaks of Salmonella Enteritidis in South Africa, 2018.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020;69:1303-1307.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  82. ASADZADEH M, Ahmad S, Khan Z, Verghese S, et al
    Molecular identification, genotypic heterogeneity and comparative pathogenicity of environmental isolates of Papiliotrema laurentii.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020;69:1285-1292.
    PubMed     Abstract available

    October 2020
  83. SIVASANKAR C, Jha NK, Singh SR, Murali A, et al
    Molecular evaluation of quorum quenching potential of vanillic acid against Yersinia enterocolitica through transcriptomic and in silico analysis.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Oct 21. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001261.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  84. HITT SJ, Bishop BM, van Hoek ML
    Komodo-dragon cathelicidin-inspired peptides are antibacterial against carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Oct 21. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001260.
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  85. TAGUCHI Y, Shiraiwa K, Ogawa Y, Oi T, et al
    An invasive infection with an unusual spaB-possessing Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae in a human.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020;69:1249-1252.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  86. ONG DSY, Altorf-van der Kuil W, Vlek ALM, Schouls LM, et al
    Routinely available antimicrobial susceptibility information can be used to increase the efficiency of screening for carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020;69:1235-1239.
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  87. SAIKH KU, Ranji CM, Ulrich RG, Corea E, et al
    An increase in p62/NBR1 levels in melioidosis patients of Sri Lanka exhibit a characteristic of potential host biomarker.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020;69:1240-1248.
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    September 2020
  88. VIJAYAKUMAR K, Manigandan V, Jeyapragash D, Bharathidasan V, et al
    Eucalyptol inhibits biofilm formation of Streptococcus pyogenes and its mediated virulence factors.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Sep 15. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001253.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  89. MENARD G, Bonnaure-Mallet M, Donnio PY
    Adhesion of Staphylococcus aureus to epithelial cells: an in vitro approach to study interactions within the nasal microbiota.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Sep 10. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001248.
    PubMed     Abstract available

  90. GURGEL DO AMARAL VALENTE SA L, da Silva CR, Neto JBA, do Nascimento FBSA, et al
    Antifungal activity of etomidate against growing biofilms of fluconazole-resistant Candida spp. strains, binding to mannoproteins and molecular docking with the ALS3 protein.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Sep 4. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001241.
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    August 2020
  91. ASKORA A, El-Telbany M, El-Didamony G, Ariny E, et al
    Characterization of phiEf-vB1 prophage infecting oral Enterococcus faecalis and enhancing bacterial biofilm formation.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Aug 25. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001246.
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  92. VANEGAS JM, Salazar-Ospina L, Montoya-Urrego D, Builes J, et al
    High frequency of colonization by diverse clones of beta-lactam-resistant Gram-negative bacilli in haemodialysis: different sources of transmission outside the renal unit?
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Aug 19. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001244.
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  93. MBONENI TA, Eales OO, Mosina NL, Fourie PB, et al
    Molecular detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in poor-quality cough specimens.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Aug 5. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001239.
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  94. KANESAKA I, Ito T, Shishido R, Nagashima M, et al
    Does sub-culturing of positive MRSA blood cultures affect vancomycin MICs?
    J Med Microbiol. 2020;69:1095-1099.
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  95. OHLMEIER M, Filitarin S, Delgado G, Frings J, et al
    Improved treatment strategies can result in better outcomes following one-stage exchange surgery for MRSA periprosthetic joint infection.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020;69:1100-1104.
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    July 2020
  96. DING L, Li P, Yang Y, Lin D, et al
    The epidemiology and molecular characteristics of linezolid-resistant Staphylococcus capitis in Huashan Hospital, Shanghai.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020 Jul 30. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.001234.
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  97. NISHIMURA T, Shimoda M, Tamizu E, Uno S, et al
    The rough colony morphotype of Mycobacterium avium exhibits high virulence in human macrophages and mice.
    J Med Microbiol. 2020;69:1020-1033.
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  98. RODRIGUEZ CH, Brune A, Nastro M, Vay C, et al
    In vitro synergistic activity of the sulbactam/avibactam combination against extensively drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii.
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    October 2017
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