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sensitive species

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

Plant or animal species which are susceptible to changes in habitat or to impacts from human activities.

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The Use of High Performance Liquid Chromatography to Speciate and Characterize the Epidemiology of Mycobacteria

Joseph Jeong, Sung-Ryul Kim, Seon Ho Lee, Ji-Hun Lim, Jung In Choi, Jae Sun Park, Chulhun L. Chang, Jun Yong Choi, Douglas D. Richman and Davey M. Smith.

in Laboratory Medicine

October 2011; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Microbiology. 3889 words.

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We evaluated high-performance liquid chromatography (HPLC) for species identification of mycobacteria from various clinical specimens in an urban...

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Natural antimicrobial susceptibilities and biochemical profiles of Yersinia enterocolitica-like strains: Y. frederiksenii, Y. intermedia, Y. kristensenii and Y. rohdei

Ingo Stock and Bernd Wiedemann.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

September 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6480 words.

Abstract

The natural susceptibility of 131 Yersinia strains of Y. frederiksenii (n=38), Y. intermedia (n=48), Y. kristensenii (n=26) and Y. rohdei (n=19) to...

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Recently Described Clinically Important Anaerobic Bacteria: Taxonomic Aspects and Update

Hannele Jousimies-Somer.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

September 1997; p ublished online September 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

A new method of identifying bacteria, phylogenetic 16S rRNA sequencing, has led to major reorganizations among most genera of anaerobic bacteria. The pigmented Prevotella species now...

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Detection of Helicobacter species DNA by quantitative PCR in the gastrointestinal tract of healthy individuals and of patients with inflammatory bowel disease

Xander W. Huijsdens, Ronald K. Linskens, José Koppes, Yuan Lan Tang, Stephan G.M. Meuwissen, Christina M.J.E. Vandenbroucke-Grauls and Paul H.M. Savelkoul.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

May 2004; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3717 words.

Abstract

In many animal species different intestinal Helicobacter species have been described and a few species are associated with intestinal infection. In...

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Performance of Candida Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction, β-D-Glucan Assay, and Blood Cultures in the Diagnosis of Invasive Candidiasis

M. Hong Nguyen, Mark C. Wissel, Ryan K. Shields, Martin A. Salomoni, Binghua Hao, Ellen G. Press, Ryan M. Shields, Shaoji Cheng, Dimitra Mitsani, Aniket Vadnerkar, Fernanda P. Silveira, Steven B. Kleiboeker and Cornelius J. Clancy.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

May 2012; p ublished online March 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4641 words.

Background.  The sensitivity of blood cultures for diagnosing invasive candidiasis (IC) is poor.

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The Microimmunofluorescence Test for Chlamydia pneumoniae Infection: Technique and Interpretation

San-pin Wang.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

June 2000; p ublished online June 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 2824 words.

A brief description of current procedures for the Chlamydia microimmunofluorescence (MIF) test is presented. To date, use of MIF serology with Chlamydia pneumoniae (TWAR) antigen has...

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Frequency of Isolation of Porphyromonas Species from Infected Dog and Cat Bite Wounds in Humans and Their Characterization by Biochemical Tests and Arbitrarily Primed-Polymerase Chain Reaction Fingerprinting

D. M. Citron, S. Hunt Gerardo, M. C. Claros, F. Abrahamian, D. Talan and E. J. C. Goldstein.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

December 1996; p ublished online December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 0 words.

We isolated 40 strains of Porphyromonas (formerly Bacteroides) species from 29 of 102 cat and dog bite wounds in humans. P. salivosa, P. gingivalis, and P. canoris were the most frequent...

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DNA probes for the rapid identification of medically important Candida species using a multianalyte profiling system

Sanchita Das, Teresa M. Brown, Kathryn L. Kellar, Brian P. Holloway and Christine J. Morrison.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

March 2006; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4390 words.

Abstract

Recently, a new flow cytometric technology to detect multiple DNA target sequences in a single microtiter well plate was developed [multianalyte...

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Sequences from the aspergillopepsin PEP gene of Aspergillus fumigatus: evidence on their use in selective PCR identification of Aspergillus species in infected clinical samples

Manousos E. Kambouris, Utz Reichard, Nicholas J. Legakis and Aristea Velegraki.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

August 1999; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5356 words.

Abstract

In immunodeficient patients, Aspergillus species emerge as circumstantial pathogens. Aspergillus fumigatus is a distant first among the pathogenic...

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Antibiotic Resistance and the Risk of Recurrent Bacteremia

Sjoukje H S Woudt, Sabine C de Greeff, Annelot F Schoffelen, Anne L M Vlek and Marc J M Bonten.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

May 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4848 words.

Abstract

Background

Direct health effects of antibiotic resistance are difficult to assess. We quantified the risk...

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Clinical Use of Polymerase Chain Reaction Performed on Peripheral Blood and Bone Marrow Samples for the Diagnosis and Monitoring of Visceral Leishmaniasis in HIV-Infected and HIV-Uninfected Patients: A Single-Center, 8-Year Experience in Italy and Review of the Literature

Spinello Antinori, Sara Calattini, Erika Longhi, Giovanna Bestetti, Roberta Piolini, Carlo Magni, Giovanna Orlando, Marina Gramiccia, Veronica Acquaviva, Antonella Foschi, Stefano Corvasce, Claudia Colomba, Lucina Titone, Carlo Parravicini, Antonio Cascio and Mario Corbellino.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

June 2007; p ublished online June 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4572 words.

Background. To overcome some of the limitations of conventional microbiologic techniques, polymerase chain reaction (PCR)-based assays are proposed...

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Ionophore resistance of ruminal bacteria and its potential impact on human health

James B. Russell and Adam J. Houlihan.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

April 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 6684 words.

Abstract

In recent years, there has been a debate concerning the causes of antibiotic resistance and the steps that should be taken. Beef cattle in feedlots...

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Design Issues in Studies Evaluating Diagnostic Tests for Aspergillosis

Kieren A. Marr and Wendy Leisenring.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

September 2005; p ublished online September 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 3513 words.

Although invasive aspergillosis is recognized as an increased concern for immunosuppressed patients, establishing an early diagnosis remains a challenge. Current methods for diagnosis,...

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Nucleic Acid Amplification Tests for the Diagnosis of Pneumonia

L. Barth Reller, Melvin P. Weinstein and David R. Murdoch.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

May 2003; p ublished online May 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 6954 words.

Molecular diagnostic techniques, such as polymerase chain reaction (PCR), are promising tools for the rapid etiological diagnosis of pneumonia. PCR offers potential advantages over...

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Spectrum of Viruses and Atypical Bacteria in Intercontinental Air Travelers with Symptoms of Acute Respiratory Infection

Luciano Kleber de Souza Luna, Marcus Panning, Klaus Grywna, Susanne Pfefferle and Christian Drosten.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

March 2007; p ublished online March 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 2667 words.

Respiratory infections after air travel are frequent, but epidemiological data are incomplete. Using sensitive polymerase chain reactions, we studied the spectrum of atypical bacteria and...

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Emergence of Nonfalciparum Plasmodium Infection Despite Regular Artemisinin Combination Therapy in an 18-Month Longitudinal Study of Ugandan Children and Their Mothers

Martha Betson, Sarah Clifford, Michelle Stanton, Narcis B Kabatereine and J Russell Stothard.

in The Journal of Infectious Diseases

March 2018; p ublished online January 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 5986 words.

Abstract

As part of a longitudinal cohort investigation of intestinal schistosomiasis and malaria in Ugandan children and their mothers on the shorelines of...

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Laboratory Diagnosis of Infections Due to Blood and Tissue Parasites

Jon E. Rosenblatt, L. Barth Reller and Melvin P. Weinstein.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

October 2009; p ublished online October 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 3858 words.

Microscopy remains the cornerstone of the laboratory diagnosis of infections due to blood and tissue parasites. Examination of thick and thin peripheral blood smears stained with Giemsa or...

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Detecting Infections Rapidly and Easily for Candidemia Trial, Part 2 (DIRECT2): A Prospective, Multicenter Study of the T2Candida Panel

Cornelius J Clancy, Peter G Pappas, Jose Vazquez, Marc A Judson, Dimitrios P Kontoyiannis, George R Thompson, Kevin W Garey, Annette Reboli, Richard N Greenberg, Senu Apewokin, G Marshall Lyon, Luis Ostrosky-Zeichner, Alan H B Wu, Ellis Tobin, M Hong Nguyen and Angela M Caliendo.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

May 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 6331 words.

Abstract

Background

Blood cultures are approximately 50% sensitive for diagnosing invasive candidiasis. The...

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Comprehensive Diagnostic Strategy for Blood Culture-Negative Endocarditis: A Prospective Study of 819 New Cases

Pierre-Edouard Fournier, Franck Thuny, Hervé Richet, Hubert Lepidi, Jean-Paul Casalta, Jean-Pierre Arzouni, Max Maurin, Marie Célard, Jean-Luc Mainardi, Thierry Caus, Frédéric Collart, Gilbert Habib and Didier Raoult.

in Clinical Infectious Diseases

July 2010; p ublished online July 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Immunology; Public Health and Epidemiology; Microbiology. 4662 words.

Background. Blood culture-negative endocarditis (BCNE) may account for up to 31% of all cases of endocarditis.

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Trypanosoma cruzi ubiquitin as an antigen in the differential diagnosis of Chagas disease and leishmaniasis

Senobia Telles, Teresa Abate, Thelma Slezynger and Diana A. Henriquez.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

June 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3425 words.

Abstract

In the present report we describe Trypanosoma cruzi ubiquitin as an antigen to be utilized in the differential diagnosis of Chagas disease and...

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