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Overview page. Subjects: Medicine and Health.

adj. possessing the ability to respond to a stimulus. The cells of the retina, for example, are sensitive to the stimulus of light and respond by sending nerve impulses to the...

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Enhanced efficacy of pH-sensitive nystatin liposomes against Cryptococcus neoformans in murine model

Tahseen H. Nasti, Masood A. Khan and M. Owais.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

February 2006; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 2884 words.

Objectives: To evaluate the efficacy of pH-sensitive liposomes of nystatin against Cryptococcus neoformans infection in a murine model.

Methods: In the...

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Linezolid against penicillin-sensitive and -resistant pneumococci in the rabbit meningitis model

Philippe Cottagnoud, Cynthia M. Gerber, F. Acosta, Marianne Cottagnoud, Klaus Neftel and Martin G. Täuber.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

December 2000; p ublished online December 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 2473 words.

Linezolid, a new oxazolidinone antibiotic, showed good penetration (38 ± 4%) into the meninges of rabbits with levels in the CSF ranging from 9.5 to 1.8 mg/L after two iv injections (20...

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A sensitive phenotypic assay for the determination of human immunodeficiency virus type 1 tropism

Nuria González, Mayte Pérez-Olmeda, Elena Mateos, Almudena Cascajero, Amparo Alvarez, Sanne Spijkers, Javier García-Pérez, Sonsoles Sánchez-Palomino, Ezequiel Ruiz-Mateos, Manuel Leal and José Alcami.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

December 2010; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 4781 words.

Objectives

To develop a sensitive phenotypic assay based on recombinant viruses (RVs) for characterizing HIV-1 tropism.

Methodsnull...

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Activity of disulfiram (bis(diethylthiocarbamoyl)disulphide) and ditiocarb (diethyldithiocarbamate) against metronidazole-sensitive and -resistant Trichomonas vaginalis and Tritrichomonas foetus.

M J Bouma, D Snowdon, A H Fairlamb and J P Ackers.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 0 words.

Clinical resistance of Trichomonas vaginalis to metronidazole is best correlated with MIC values measured under aerobic conditions. Under these conditions both disulfiram...

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In-vitro antimicrobial activity of HMR 3004 (RU 64004) against erythromycin A-sensitive and -resistant Corynebacterium spp. isolated from clinical specimens.

F Soriano, R Fernández-Roblas, R Calvo, G García-Calvo, M Pardeiro and A Bryskier.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

November 1998; p ublished online November 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 0 words.

We studied the in-vitro activity of HMR 3004 (RU 64004), a new ketolide, against 161 clinical isolates of Corynebacterium spp. including isolates resistant to erythromycin A, josamycin and...

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Determination of gentamicin in different matrices by a new sensitive high-performance liquid chromatography-mass spectrometric method

Concepción Lecároz, Miguel A. Campanero, Carlos Gamazo and María J. Blanco-Prieto.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

September 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 3818 words.

Objectives: The aim of this work was to develop and validate an HPLC method for gentamicin quantification in different types of biological samples such as animal tissues and...

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Comparison of clinical isolates and in vitro selected mutants reveals that tlyA is not a sensitive genetic marker for capreomycin resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis

Anna Engström, Nasrin Perskvist, Jim Werngren, Sven E. Hoffner and Pontus Juréen.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

June 2011; p ublished online March 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 4493 words.

Objectives

The aim of this study was to clarify the conflicting data regarding cross-resistance and drug-resistance mechanisms for the cyclic peptide...

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Sensitive testing of plasma HIV-1 RNA and Sanger sequencing of cellular HIV-1 DNA for the detection of drug resistance prior to starting first-line antiretroviral therapy with etravirine or efavirenz

Anna Maria Geretti, Tim Conibear, Andrew Hill, Jeffrey A. Johnson, Lotke Tambuyzer, Kim Thys, Johan Vingerhoets and Yvon Van Delft.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

April 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 5621 words.

Objectives

This study investigated strategies that may increase the yield of drug resistance testing prior to starting antiretroviral therapy (ART), and...

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Unusual tazobactam-sensitive AmpC beta-lactamase from two Escherichia coli isolates.

G S Babini, F Danel, S D Munro, P A Micklesen and D M Livermore.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 0 words.

Two Escherichia coli isolates were studied. MIC patterns and hydrolysis assays suggested that they hyperproduced AmpC beta-lactamase, but synergy between ceftazidime and tazobactam was...

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In-vitro activity of trovafloxacin against sensitive and resistant aerobic bacteria using the standard microdilution broth method and Etest.

L M Dembry, P A Farrel, D R Orcutt, L A Gerrity and V T Andriole.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

June 1997; p ublished online June 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 0 words.

A comparison of MICs of trovafloxacin (CP-99,219) determined by the standard microdilution broth method versus the Etest was performed for multiple strains of Gram-positive and...

A sensitive and reproducible in vivo imaging mouse model for evaluation of drugs against late-stage human African trypanosomiasis

Hollie Burrell-Saward, Jean Rodgers, Barbara Bradley, Simon L. Croft and Theresa H. Ward.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

February 2015; p ublished online October 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 4322 words.

Objectives

To optimize the Trypanosoma brucei brucei GVR35 VSL-2 bioluminescent strain as an innovative drug evaluation model for late-stage human African...

Emergence of bla GES-5 in clinical colistin-only-sensitive (COS) Pseudomonas aeruginosa strain in Brazil

Érica Lourenço da Fonseca, Verônica Viana Vieira, Rosângela Cipriano and Ana Carolina Paulo Vicente.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

March 2007; p ublished online February 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 961 words.

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Direct detection of vanB2 using the Roche LightCycler vanA/B detection assay to indicate vancomycin-resistant enterococcal carriage – sensitive but not specific

H. L. Young, S. A. Ballard, P. Roffey and M. L. Grayson.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

April 2007; p ublished online February 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 1202 words.

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Performance of the Abbott RealTime HIV-1 assay versus the Roche Amplicor HIV-1 MonitorTM Test, v1.5, UltraSensitive assay for samples with low plasma HIV-1 RNA copy numbers

Christoph Stephan, Andrew Hill, Maria Blanca Hadacek, Yvonne van Delft and Christiane Moecklinghoff.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

June 2014; p ublished online January 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 1655 words.

Cytological changes in chlorhexidine-resistant isolates of Pseudomonas stutzeri

Unchalee Tattawasart, A. C. Hann, J.-Y. Maillard, J. R. Furr and A. D. Russell.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

February 2000; p ublished online February 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 2876 words.

Transmission electron microscopy (TEM), scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and energy-dispersive analysis of X-ray (EDAX) have been used to examine chlorhexidine diacetate (CHA)-sensitive...

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Identification and characterization of teicoplanin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus blood culture isolates in NE Scotland

Fiona M. MacKenzie, Paul Greig, Donald Morrison, Giles Edwards and Ian M. Gould.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

November 2002; p ublished online November 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 6415 words.

The study objective was to screen both methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and methicillin-sensitive S. aureus (MSSA) isolates from blood cultures for reduced susceptibility...

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Factors associated with trimethoprim-resistant bacteria isolated from urine samples

D. T. Steinke, R. A. Seaton, G. Phillips, T. M. MacDonald and P. G . Davey.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

June 1999; p ublished online June 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 1712 words.

Urine samples with trimethoprim-resistant or trimethoprim-sensitive Gram-negative bacteria and samples with no bacterial growth (NG) were identified. Age-sex matched community controls ...

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Synergic activity of vancomycin-quinupristin/dalfopristin combination against Enterococcus faecium.

V Lorian and F Fernandes.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

May 1997; p ublished online May 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 0 words.

Clinical specimens were cultured, and the strains identified by the Vitek system as Enterococcus faecium were characterized by their DNA. The MIC vancomycin, quinupristin/dalfopristin and...

Comparative in-vitro activity of ketolide HMR 3647 and four macrolides against gram-positive cocci of known erythromycin susceptibility status.

J M Hamilton-Miller and S Shah.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

June 1998; p ublished online June 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 0 words.

The in-vitro activity of the novel ketolide HMR 3647 was compared with four other macrolides against 335 strains of staphylococci, pneumococci and enterococci with predetermined...

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Tentative minimum inhibitory concentration and zone diameter breakpoints for moxifloxacin using BSAC criteria

J. M. Andrews, J. P. Ashby, G. M. Jevons and R. Wise.

in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

December 1999; p ublished online December 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Oncology; Critical Care. 1495 words.

Tentative MIC and zone diameter breakpoints were determined for moxifloxacin using BSAC criteria. An MIC breakpoint of ≤1 mg/L, denoting sensitivity, is suggested for Enterobacteriaceae,...

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