Theme Pages: References

Author: Brendan Trafford

Theme Page 1 References:

Akul. (2011, April 30). Mechanism of Action of Vancomycin – Animation | Animations. Retrieved April 12, 2018, from

Aldred, K. J., Kerns, R. J., & Osheroff, N. (2014). Mechanism of Quinolone Action and Resistance. Biochemistry, 53(10), 1565–1574.

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Cosgrove, S. E., Sakoulas, G., Perencevich, E. N., Schwaber, M. J., Karchmer, A. W., & Carmeli, Y. (2003). Comparison of mortality associated with methicillin-resistant and methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia: a meta-analysis. Clinical Infectious Diseases: An Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 36(1), 53–59.

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Goffin, C., & Ghuysen, J.-M. (2002). Biochemistry and Comparative Genomics of SxxK Superfamily Acyltransferases Offer a Clue to the Mycobacterial Paradox: Presence of Penicillin-Susceptible Target Proteins versus Lack of Efficiency of Penicillin as Therapeutic Agent. Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews, 66(4), 702–738.

Levine, D. P. (2006). Vancomycin: A History. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 42(Supplement_1), S5–S12.

Lowy, F. D. (2003). Antimicrobial resistance: the example of Staphylococcus aureus. Journal of Clinical Investigation, 111(9), 1265–1273.

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Showsh, S. A., De Boever, E. H., & Clewell, D. B. (2001). Vancomycin Resistance Plasmid in Enterococcus faecalis  That Encodes Sensitivity to a Sex Pheromone Also  Produced by Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 45(7), 2177–2178.

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Theme Page 2 References:

Akanbi, O. E., Njom, H. A., Fri, J., Otigbu, A. C., & Clarke, A. M. (2017). Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Staphylococcus aureus Isolated from Recreational Waters and Beach Sand in Eastern Cape Province of South Africa. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(9).

Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (CA-MRSA) – Fact Sheet. (2007). Retrieved April 12, 2018, from

David, M. Z., & Daum, R. S. (2010). Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Epidemiology and Clinical Consequences of an Emerging Epidemic. Clinical Microbiology Reviews, 23(3), 616–687.

Fukunaga, B. T., Sumida, W. K., Taira, D. A., Davis, J. W., & Seto, T. B. (2016). Hospital-Acquired Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus Bacteremia Related to Medicare Antibiotic Prescriptions: A State-Level Analysis. Hawai’i Journal of Medicine & Public Health, 75(10), 303–309.

Juhász-Kaszanyitzky, É., Jánosi, S., Somogyi, P., Dán, Á., van Bloois, L. vanderGraaf, van Duijkeren, E., & Wagenaar, J. A. (2007). MRSA Transmission between Cows and Humans. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 13(4), 630–632.

Khairalla, A. S., Wasfi, R., & Ashour, H. M. (2017). Carriage frequency, phenotypic, and genotypic characteristics of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated from dental health-care personnel, patients, and environment. Scientific Reports, 7.

Klein, E., Smith, D. L., & Laxminarayan, R. (2007). Hospitalizations and Deaths Caused by Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, United States, 1999–2005. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 13(12), 1840–1846.

Lindsay, J. A. (2013). Hospital-associated MRSA and antibiotic resistance—What have we learned from genomics? International Journal of Medical Microbiology, 303(6), 318–323.

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Tong, S. Y. C., Davis, J. S., Eichenberger, E., Holland, T. L., & Fowler, V. G. (2015). Staphylococcus aureus Infections: Epidemiology, Pathophysiology, Clinical Manifestations, and Management. Clinical Microbiology Reviews, 28(3), 603–661.

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van Belkum, A., Melles, D. C., Peeters, J. K., van Leeuwen, W. B., van Duijkeren, E., Huijsdens, X. W., … Verbrugh, H. A. (2008). Methicillin-Resistant and -Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus Sequence Type 398 in Pigs and Humans. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 14(3), 479–483.

Vandenesch, F., Naimi, T., Enright, M. C., Lina, G., Nimmo, G. R., Heffernan, H., … Etienne, J. (2003). Community-Acquired Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Carrying Panton-Valentine Leukocidin Genes: Worldwide Emergence. Emerging Infectious Diseases, 9(8), 978–984.


Theme Pages 3 References:

Mohammad, H., Younis, W., Ezzat, H. G., Peters, C. E., AbdelKhalek, A., Cooper, B., … Seleem, M. N. (2017). Bacteriological profiling of diphenylureas as a novel class of antibiotics against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. PLoS ONE, 12(8).

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Percival, S. L. (2018). Antimicrobial Efficacy of a Silver Impregnated Hydrophilic PU Foam. Surgical Technology International, 31.

Zipperer, A., Konnerth, M. C., Laux, C., Berscheid, A., Janek, D., Weidenmaier, C., … Krismer, B. (2016). Human commensals producing a novel antibiotic impair pathogen colonization. Nature, 535(7613), 511–516.

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