FCE News https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=1019&layout=blog&Itemid=144 Tue, 21 Jun 2016 14:11:16 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management it-it Prevalence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus haemolyticus in companion animals: a cross-sectional study https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197816:prevalence-methicillin-resistant-staphylococcus&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197816:prevalence-methicillin-resistant-staphylococcus&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Background:Among coagulase-negative staphylococci, Staphylococcus haemolyticus is the second most frequently isolated species from human blood cultures and has the highest level of antimicrobial resistance. This species has zoonotic character and is ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Expression of enterotoxin-coding genes in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from Mexican haemodialysis patients https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197817:expression-enterotoxin-coding-genes&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197817:expression-enterotoxin-coding-genes&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Background:Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) causes severe catheter-related infections in haemodialysis patients ranging from local-site infections and septic thrombophlebitis to bacteraemia but the associated virulence factors and ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Antimicrobial activity of natural products against Helicobacter pylori : a review https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197818:antimicrobial-activity-natural-products&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197818:antimicrobial-activity-natural-products&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Throughout the genetic and physiological evolution of microorganisms, the microbiological sciences have been expanding the introduction of new therapeutic trials against microbial diseases. Special attention has been paid to the bacterium Helicobacte ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 International Nosocomial Infection Control Consortium (INICC) national report on device-associated infection rates in 19 cities of Turkey, data summary for 2003¿2012 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197819:international-nosocomial-infection-control&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197819:international-nosocomial-infection-control&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Background:Device-associated healthcare-acquired infections (DA-HAI) pose a threat to patient safety, particularly in the intensive care unit (ICU). We report the results of the International Infection Control Consortium (INICC) study conducted in T ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Determination of vancomycin minimum inhibitory concentration for ceftazidime resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in Iran https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197820:determination-vancomycin-minimum-inhibitory&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197820:determination-vancomycin-minimum-inhibitory&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Background:In the context of growing health concerns over antibiotic resistance, the evaluation of the minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) of vancomycin for Streptococcus pneumoniae (S. pneumoniae) strains resistant to ceftazidime becomes importa ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Regional and global antimicrobial susceptibility among isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae and Haemophilus influenzae collected as part of the Tigecycline Evaluation and Surveillance Trial (T.E.S.T.) https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197821:regional-global-antimicrobial-susceptibility&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197821:regional-global-antimicrobial-susceptibility&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Background:We report here on 14438 Streptococcus pneumoniae and 14770 Haemophilus influenzae isolates collected from 560 centres globally between 2004 and 2012 as a part of the Tigecycline Evaluation and Surveillance Trial (T.E.S.T.).Methods:MIC t ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Characterization of the clonal profile of MRSA isolated in neonatal and pediatric intensive care units of a University Hospital https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197822:characterization-clonal-profile-mrsa&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197822:characterization-clonal-profile-mrsa&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Background:Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) are important pathogens in neonatal and pediatric intensive care units, which can cause severe infections in hospitalized children. Detection of the mecA gene and classification of the st ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 In-vitro antimicrobial, antibiofilm, cytotoxic, antifeedant and larvicidal properties of novel quinone isolated from Aegle marmelos (Linn.) Correa https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197823:vitro-antimicrobial-antibiofilm-cytotoxic&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197823:vitro-antimicrobial-antibiofilm-cytotoxic&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Background:Plant metabolites have wide applications and have the potential to cure different diseases caused by microorganisms. The aim of the study was to evaluate the antimicrobial, antibiofilm, cytotoxic, antifeedant and larvicidal properties of ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Rifaximin for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth in patients without irritable bowel syndrome https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197824:rifaximin-small-intestinal-bacterial&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=197824:rifaximin-small-intestinal-bacterial&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Background:Rifaximin is a minimally absorbed antibiotic with high luminal activity, used to treat various gastrointestinal diseases. Although rifaximin has been proposed as first line treatment for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO), few d ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Fri, 12 Dec 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Distribution of bla OXA-23 , IS Aba , Aminoglycosides resistant genes among burned & ICU patients in Tehran and Sari, Iran https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=195389:distribution-aminoglycosides-resistant-genes&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=195389:distribution-aminoglycosides-resistant-genes&catid=1019:microbiologia&Itemid=144 Background:Multidrug resistant strains of Acinetobacter baumannii (MDR-AB) have emerged as alarming nosocomial pathogens among patients admitted to Intensive Care Unit and burned patients. The aim of this study was to determine the susceptibility of ... ...]]> [email protected] (Annals of Clinical Microbiology and Antimicrobials ) Microbiologia Thu, 16 Oct 2014 08:00:00 +0000