*  Attributable cost of methicillin resistance: an issue that is difficult to evaluate | Critical Care | Full Text
Estimating the consequences and the cost of methicillin resistance is a difficult challenge. Patients who develop methicillin- ... Combes A, Luyt CE, Fagon JY, Wollf M, Trouillet JL, Gibert C, Chastre J, PNEUMA Trial Group: Impact of methicillin resistance ... Comparison of methicillin-resistant and methicillin-sensitive episodes. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 1994, 150: 1545-1549.View ... Attributable cost of methicillin resistance: an issue that is difficult to evaluate. ...
  https://ccforum.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/cc4994
*  methicillin resistance - Spot Speaks
... methicillin resistance, methicillin resistant infections in animals, antibiotic resistance, MRSP, overuse of antibiotics ... Methicillin Resistant Infections. For several years now there has been a good deal of press about methicillin resistant ...
  http://speakingforspot.com/blog/tag/methicillin-resistance/
*  A novel DNA-binding protein modulating methicillin resistance in staphylococcus aureus - Zurich Open Repository and Archive
Ender, M; Berger-Bächi, B; McCallum, N (2009). A novel DNA-binding protein modulating methicillin resistance in staphylococcus ... BACKGROUND: Methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus is conferred by the mecA-encoded penicillin-binding protein PBP2a. ... BACKGROUND: Methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus is conferred by the mecA-encoded penicillin-binding protein PBP2a. ... CONCLUSION: SA1665 is a new chromosomal factor which influences methicillin resistance in MRSA. Although SA1665 bound to the ...
  http://www.zora.uzh.ch/id/eprint/17908/
*  Tn551-mediated insertional inactivation of the fmtB gene encoding a cell wall-associated protein abolishes methicillin...
A Tn551 insert in a gene termed fmtB was shown to reduce oxacillin as well as Triton X-100 resistance in highly methicillin- ... Inactivation of the fmtB gene seems therefore to have an indirect effect on methicillin resistance which can be relieved by ... Oxacillin resistance was not restored in fmtB mutants by trans-complementation with fmtB. However, although GlmM production was ... insertional inactivation of the fmtB gene encoding a cell wall-associated protein abolishes methicillin resistance in ...
  https://www.sigmaaldrich.com/catalog/papers/10896508
*  Anti-methicillin-resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) compounds from Bauhinia kockiana Korth. And their mechanism of...
Anti-methicillin-resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) compounds from Bauhinia kockiana Korth. And their mechanism of ... This paper focused on the assessment of the antibacterial activity of B. kockiana towards methicillin-resistance Staphylococcus ... Antibiotic resistance is known as the inability of antibiotic to produce effects on the bacteria. Bacteria develop resistance ... such as methicillin, penicillin, oxacillin, amoxicillin and cephalosporins [4]. MRSA develops resistance towards antibiotics by ...
  https://bmccomplementalternmed.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s12906-018-2137-5/
*  Impact of sar and agr on methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus : FEMS Microbiology Letters - oi
The amount of low affinity penicillin-binding protein PBP2′, the prerequisite for methicillin resistance, was apparently not ... The amount of low affinity penicillin-binding protein PBP2′, the prerequisite for methicillin resistance, was apparently not ... Inactivation of either sar and/or agr in a typical heterogeneously methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus resulted in a ... Inactivation of either sar and/or agr in a typical heterogeneously methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus resulted in a ...
  http://oxfordindex.oup.com/view/10.1111/j.1574-6968.1996.tb08394.x
*  DI-fusion In vivo deletion of the methicillin resistance mec region...
In vivo deletion of the methicillin resistance mec region from the chromosome of Staphylococcus aureus strains.. ... In vivo deletion of the methicillin resistance mec region from the chromosome of Staphylococcus aureus strains. ... Evaluation of the Xpert MRSA assay for rapid detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from nares swabs of ...
  http://difusion.ulb.ac.be/vufind/Record/ULB-DIPOT:oai:dipot.ulb.ac.be:2013/54773/Details
*  Predicting methicillin resistance and the effect of inadequate empiric therapy on survival in patients with Staphylococcus...
Predicting methicillin resistance and the effect of inadequate empiric therapy on survival in patients with Staphylococcus ... If vancomycin use is restricted to patients with documented infections due to methicillin-resistant organisms, then patients ... RESULTS: Compared with patients who had methicillin-sensitive S aureus bacteremia, patients with MRSA bacteremia were ... The restriction of vancomycin hydrochloride use is recommended as a measure to decrease the emergence of vancomycin resistance ...
  https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/10761966/predicting-methicillin-resistance-and-the-effect-of-inadequate-empiric-therapy-on-survival-in-patients-with-staphylococcus-aureus-bacteremia
*  Pathogenic Significance of Methicillin Resistance for Patients with Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia : Clinical Infectious...
Nonetheless, methicillin resistance was an independent predictor for shock. The case-control study could not confirm that shock ... To assess whether methicillin resistance is a microbial characteristic associated with deleterious clinical outcome, we ... To assess whether methicillin resistance is a microbial characteristic associated with deleterious clinical outcome, we ... Multivariate analysis did not reveal that methicillin resistance was an independent predictor for mortality when shock, source ...
  http://oxfordindex.oup.com/view/10.1086/313650
*  Prevalence and Antibiotic Resistance Pattern of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus from an Orthopaedic Hospital in...
Prevalence and Antibiotic Resistance Pattern of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus from an Orthopaedic Hospital in ... O. D. Fayomi, E. I. O. Oyediran, A. T. Adeyemo, and A. T. Oyekale, "Prevalence and antibiotic resistance pattern of methicillin ... E. C. Ikeh, "Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus at Jos University Teaching Hospital," African Journal of Clinical and ... S. S. Taiwo, B. A. Onile, and A. A. Akanbi, "Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) isolates in Ilorin, Nigeria," ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/bmri/2013/860467/ref/
*  Carriage frequency, diversity and methicillin resistance of |em|Staphylococcus aureus|/em| in Danish small ruminants - Danish...
Carriage frequency, diversity and methicillin resistance of ,em,Staphylococcus aureus,/em, in Danish small ruminants. * ... in animals has recently gained attention by the research community due to the emergence of livestock-associated methicillin- ...
  http://www.forskningsdatabasen.dk/catalog/236498792
*  Surface Colonization of Health Care Facilities in Hematology by Methicillin Resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) at Obafemi...
Surface Colonization of Health Care Facilities in Hematology by Methicillin Resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) at Obafemi ... Hematology ward; Methicillin resistance staphylococcus aureus; Antibiotic susceptibility; Cross infections. Introduction. ... Surface Colonization of Health Care Facilities in Hematology by Methicillin Resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) at Obafemi ... Surface colonization of health care facilities in hematology by methicillin resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) at Obafemi ...
  http://www.archivesofmedicine.com/medicine/surface-colonization-of-health-care-facilities-in-hematology-by-methicillinresistance-staphylococcus-aureus-mrsa-at-obafemi-awolow.php?aid=20006
*  Mutation in the c-di-amp cyclase daca affects fitness and resistance of methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus - Zurich...
The influence of c-di-AMP on growth rate and methicillin resistance in MRSA indicate that altering c-di-AMP levels could be a ... The influence of c-di-AMP on growth rate and methicillin resistance in MRSA indicate that altering c-di-AMP levels could be a ... Mutation in the c-di-amp cyclase daca affects fitness and resistance of methicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus ... Elevated fitness in these MRSA is often accompanied by decreased and heterogeneous levels of methicillin resistance; however, ...
  http://www.zora.uzh.ch/id/eprint/81098/
*  Application of plant metabolites to overcome antibiotic resistance of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) -...
Application of plant metabolites to overcome antibiotic resistance of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) ... Santiago, Carolina (2015) Application of plant metabolites to overcome antibiotic resistance of methicillin resistant ... and the respective bioactive fractions from these plants on methicillin resistance Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA ATCC 43300). A ... The resistance modifying properties and the anti-biofilm action found in this study are attributed to presence of these ...
  http://eprints.nottingham.ac.uk/29227/
*  Direct repeat unit (dru) typing and antimicrobial resistance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius isolated...
Saab, M. E., Weese, J. S., & McClure, J. T. (2017). Direct repeat unit (dru) typing and antimicrobial resistance of methicillin ... Direct repeat unit (dru) typing and antimicrobial resistance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius isolated ... Direct repeat unit (dru) typing and antimicrobial resistance of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus pseudintermedius isolated ... A significant difference in the distribution of clusters among Atlantic provinces was detected (P = 0.01). Resistance to ≥ 2 ...
  https://islandscholar.ca/islandora/object/ir%253A21027
*  Antimicrobial Resistance in Staphylococci at the Human- Animal Interface | IntechOpen
Antimicrobial Resistance in Staphylococci at the Human- Animal Interface , IntechOpen, Published on: 2015-11-26. Authors: Tracy ... Mechanism of methicillin resistance in staphylococci. Methicillin resistance arises due to the acquisition of the mecA gene, ... 134 - Kadlec K., Schwarz S. Identification of a novel trimethoprim resistance gene, dfrK in a methicillin-resistant ... The emergence of resistance in S. aureus. Figure 2. The emergence of antibiotic resistance in S. aureus (VISA, vancomycin- ...
  https://www.intechopen.com/books/antimicrobial-resistance-an-open-challenge/antimicrobial-resistance-in-staphylococci-at-the-human-animal-interface/
*  erm(C) is the predominant genetic determinant for the expression of resistance to macrolides among methicillin-resistant...
Methods: Antibiotic resistance was investigated by double disc diffusion and MIC determination. Resistance determinants were ... Methods: Antibiotic resistance was investigated by double disc diffusion and MIC determination. Resistance determinants were ... The majority of methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) isolates expressed the constitutive phenotype and carried the erm(C) ... Conclusions: erm(C) is the predominant genetic determinant for the expression of MLSB resistance among S. aureus isolates, ...
  http://oxfordindex.oup.com/view/10.1093/jac/dkh197
*  Cost-Effectiveness Study Comparing Chlorhexidine Bathing With Active Surveillance Cultures to Prevent Methicillin-resistant...
Methicillin resistance. Infection control. Staphylococcus aureus. Cross infection. Epidemiology. Chlorhexidine. Additional ... Methicillin. Anti-Infective Agents, Local. Anti-Infective Agents. Disinfectants. Dermatologic Agents. Anti-Bacterial Agents. ... Acquisition of Methicillin-resistant Staph Aureus (MRSA) Colonization or Infection [ Time Frame: During ICU stay ]. Number of ... Active Surveillance Cultures to Prevent Acquisition of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus and Other Hospital-Acquired ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00779246
*  Sub-inhibitory concentrations of oxacillin modify the expression of agr locus in Staphylococcus aureus clinical strains...
Methicillin resistance reduces the virulence of healthcare-associated methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus by ... In order to investigate the association between agr locus expression and methicillin resistance profile we studied the agr ... On the other hand, methicillin resistance has been associated with a decrease in RNAIII expression under exposure to suboptimal ... Impact of antibiotics on expression of virulence-associated exotoxin genes in methicillin-sensitive and methicillin-resistant ...
  https://link.springer.com/article/10.1186/s12879-018-3088-7
*  Clonal association of Staphylococ... preview & related info | Mendeley
Methicillin Resistance. *Microbial Sensitivity Tests. *Outpatients. *Patients. *Penicillins. *Polymorphism,Restriction Fragment ... Clonal association of Staphylococcus aureus causing bullous impetigo and the emergence of new methicillin-resistant clonal ... showing borderline-to-moderate resistance to beta-lactams. These MRSA strains appear to be emerging clonal groups that have not ... in the more dominant eta-positive clonal group and some of the strains in the etb-positive clonal group were methicillin- ...
  https://www.mendeley.com/research-papers/clonal-association-staphylococcus-aureus-causing-bullous-impetigo-emergence-new-methicillinresistant/
*  MRSA Information: A computational model of antibiotic-resistance mechanisms in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA
A computational model of antibiotic-resistance mechanisms in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA J Theor Biol. ... A computational model of antibiotic-resistance mechanisms in Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA ... MRSA - Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus is an emergng and frightening new infection that is sweeping the world. But ... The two main resistance strategies against beta-lactam antibiotics employed by MRSA were incorporated into the model: beta- ...
  http://mrsainformation.blogspot.com/2008/06/computational-model-of-antibiotic.html
*  Occurrence of Methicillin Resistant and Enterotoxigenic Staphylococcus aureus in Traditional Cheeses in the North West of...
Methicillin Resistance Test. Resistance of staphylococcal isolates to methicillin was tested by disk diffusion assay according ... and Methicillin Resistance Genes. PCR for amplification of nuclease (nuc), coagulase (coa), and methicillin resistance (mecA) ... Moreover, resistance to methicillin is a prominent index in food hygiene studies. In the present study, we have aimed at ... In analysis of methicillin resistance, molecular methods are also proved to be significantly useful. In one study, PCR based ...
  https://www.hindawi.com/journals/isrn/2014/129580/
*  JCI - Antimicrobial resistance: the example of Staphylococcus aureus
Mechanisms of resistance. Methicillin resistance requires the presence of the chromosomally localized mecA gene (16, 42) ( ... Methicillin resistance. History and epidemiology. Methicillin, introduced in 1961, was the first of the semisynthetic ... Thus, resistance to methicillin confers resistance to all β-lactam agents, including cephalosporins. Recent studies determined ... New trends in Staphylococcus aureus infections: glycopeptide resistance in hospital and methicillin resistance in the community ...
  https://www.jci.org/articles/view/18535
*  Trius Presents New Data on Torezolid Antibiotic for Treatment of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) ... ( Data...
a biopharm... ...,Trius,Presents,New,Data,on,Torezolid,Antibiotic,for,Treatment,of,Methicillin-Resistant,Staphylococcus,Aureus ... Data on frequency of resistance development and safety presented at th... ...SAN DIEGO May 18 /- Trius Therapeutics Inc. ... Data on frequency of resistance development and safety presented at th... ...SAN DIEGO May 18 /- Trius Therapeutics Inc. a ... Data on frequency of resistance development and safety presented at the 19th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and ...
  http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/Trius-Presents-New-Data-on-Torezolid-Antibiotic-for-Treatment-of-Methicillin-Resistant-Staphylococcus-Aureus--28MRSA-29-Infections-46144-1/
*  HCPro: Providing Information to the Healthcare Compliance, Regulation, and Management Industry - www.hcpro.com
The first study, 'Universal Screening for Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus at... * Don't wait for large-scale ... Take a team approach to target, mitigate antibiotic resistance at your facility. Antibiotic-resistant organisms can cause ... Antimicrobial drug management program fights to reverse increasing resistance rates. All healthcare facilities are concerned ...
  http://www.hcpro.com/publication-newsletter-1721-2008-department-index.html