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P DesikanIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):618-620 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: P Desikan Source Type: research

New Delhi metallo-β-lactamase-1-producing acinetobacter lwoffii of companion animal origin in China
Y Sun, X Ji, Y Liu, Q Liu, X Guo, J Liu, L Xu, L Zhu, W Zhou, S FengIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):615-617 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: Y SunX JiY LiuQ LiuX GuoJ LiuL XuL ZhuW ZhouS Feng Source Type: research

Novel sequence type 435 with plasmid-borne New Delhi metallo-β-lactamase-1 in Acinetobacter baumannii
M Li, J Liu, X Yu, Y Sun, Y Zhang, C Ma, J Ye, T ZhouIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):614-615 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: M LiJ LiuX YuY SunY ZhangC MaJ YeT Zhou Source Type: research

Asymptomatic colonization with carbapenem resistant enterobacteriaceae (CRE) in ICU patients and its associated risk factors: Study from North India
P Datta, V Gupta, N Singla, J ChanderIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):612-613 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: P DattaV GuptaN SinglaJ Chander Source Type: research

Technical and interpretative issues of fosfomycin susceptibility testing
C Chitra, DRN Kumar, L Shakti, SR Diana, V BalajiIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):611-612 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: C ChitraDRN KumarL ShaktiSR DianaV Balaji Source Type: research

Rapid emergence of New Delhi Metallobetalactamase-1 among clinical isolates from blood - a comparative study over two periods, 12 months apart
V Jain, SK Prakash, S Kumar, H JhaIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):609-610 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: V JainSK PrakashS KumarH Jha Source Type: research

High rate of infection with hepatitis C virus genotype 4 in Chad, Central Africa
M Ali-Mahamat, R NjouomIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):608-609 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: M Ali-MahamatR Njouom Source Type: research

Association of Bacillus circulans with non-diabetic foot infection in Bangladeshi patient
SK Sanyal, M Karmaker, M Sultana, MA HossainIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):606-608 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: SK SanyalM KarmakerM SultanaMA Hossain Source Type: research

Evaluation of Carba NP test for rapid detection of carbapenemase producing Enterobacteriaceae
S Mitra, M Kazi, M Panchal, C Rodrigues, A ShettyIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):603-606 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: S MitraM KaziM PanchalC RodriguesA Shetty Source Type: research

Comamonas testosteroni bacteraemia in a tertiary care hospital
B Swain, S RoutIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):602-603 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: B SwainS Rout Source Type: research

Molecular characterization of plasmid-mediated blactx-M15 extended spectrum β lactamase (esbls) in Acinetobacter spp. Isolates from intensive care unit patients, at a tertiary care hospital, South India
E Kumar, K Usha, BV Ramana, A Chaudhury, DVR Sai GopalIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):601-602 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: E KumarK UshaBV RamanaA ChaudhuryDVR Sai Gopal Source Type: research

Unusual fungal sepsis of Alternaria alternata in acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in an adult patient
We report a case of unusual fungal sepsis of Alternaria alternata in a patient of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in 62-year-old male who presented with complaints of 'off and on' fever with decreased oral intake. On evaluation, haemogram showed low platelet count and 68% blast cells in peripheral blood. On flow cytometry of peripheral blood, the gated blasts (approximately 55%) highly express CD45, CD10, CD19, CD22 and condition was diagnosed as acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. He was started on standard induction treatment along with supportive therapies. During the course of treatment, two sets of paired blo...
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: S JainB TaraiP TuliP Das Source Type: research

Tinea corporis due to Trichophyton violaceum: A report of two cases
We present a report of two cases of tinea corporis due to T. violaceum in children. Infections due to T. violaceum are important because of its transmissibility within families and community and its potential to spread and establish in new geographical areas. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: C SmritiS AnuradhaT KamleshK IsampreetK Nitin Source Type: research

Human dirofilariasis: A fast emerging zoonosis in India
SK GhoshIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):595-596 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: SK Ghosh Source Type: research

Oral dirofilariasis
RS Desai, N Pai, AP Nehete, JS SinghIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):593-594Dirofilaria is parasitic nematodes of domestic and wild animals that can infect humans accidentally via vectors. Its occurrence in the oral cavity is extremely rare. The most frequent presentation of human dirofilariasis is a single submucosal nodule without signs of inflammation. We hereby, report a case of human dirofilariasis affecting the buccal mucosa in a 32-year-old farmer caused by D. repens. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: RS DesaiN PaiAP NeheteJS Singh Source Type: research

Fatal meningitis by Cryptococcus laurentii in a post-partum woman: A manifestation of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome
We report here a fatal case of post-partum immunocompetent women who presented with clinical features of meningitis. Prognosis of the cryptococcal meningitis not only depends on the immune status of the patient but also on how early the disease is diagnosed in the course of illness. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: N MittalS VatsaAKA Minz Source Type: research

Surviving a recurrent Scedosporium prolificans endocarditis: Mention if consent was taken
We report an unusual case of repeated S. prolificans infection of the heart valves in an immunocompetent patient. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: S SmitaS SunilK AmarjeetB AnilM Yatin Source Type: research

Keratitis by Paecilomyces lilacinus: A case report from Sub-Himalayan region
We report a rare case of keratomycosis by P. lilacinus, in an immunocompetent, which responded well to treatment with ketoconazole. Some species belonging to the genus Paecilomyces such as P. lilacinus generally shows a poor response to conventional antifungal drugs. Therefore, correct identification of clinical isolates to the species level is mandatory for the appropriate treatment of the disease. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: V SharmaA AngrupP PanwarS VermaD SinghA Kanga Source Type: research

An ocular cysticercosis case: Caused by Asian genotype of Taenia solium
M Sharma, N Beke, S Khurana, HS Bhatti, R Sehgal, N MallaIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):583-585An ocular cysticercosis case of a 42-year-old male, who presented with anterior uveitis is being reported. Microscopical examination of the cyst revealed presence of only one hooklet suggestive of T. solium cysticercus. Mitochondrial DNA analysis confirmed it to be T. solium cysticercus of Asian genotype. This is the first report on molecular typing of cysticercus isolate from ocular cysticercosis patient in India. The study suggests that the molecular analysis of cox1 gene may be a useful diagnostic tool in ca...
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: M SharmaN BekeS KhuranaHS BhattiR SehgalN Malla Source Type: research

Awareness and practices regarding bio-medical waste management among health care workers in a tertiary care hospital in Delhi
G Bhagawati, S Nandwani, S SinghalIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):580-582Health care institutions are generating large amount of Bio-Medical Waste (BMW), which needs to be properly segregated and treated. With this concern, a questionnaire based cross-sectional study was done to determine the current status of awareness and practices regarding BMW Management (BMWM) and areas of deficit amongst the HCWs in a tertiary care teaching hospital in New Delhi, India. The correct responses were graded as satisfactory (more than 80%), intermediate (50–80%) and unsatisfactory (less than 50%). Some ...
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: G BhagawatiS NandwaniS Singhal Source Type: research

Rare yeasts causing fungemia in immunocompromised and haematology patients: Case series from Delhi
MR Capoor, DK Gupta, PK Verma, HC SachdevaIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):576-579Systemic fungal infection related to fluconazole-resistant yeasts are emerging in immunocompromised patients. In this case-series, we report eight cases of fungemia caused by Trichosporon spp. (2), Stephanoascus ceferrii (1), Kodamaea ohmeri (1), Pichia kutrawersi (2), Candida rugosa (1) and Candida lusitianae (1) in immunocompromised patients. All the yeasts except (Trichosporon asahii) were sequenced. As these rare species are inherently resistant to antifungal agents and they may lead to the development of nosocomial outbr...
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: MR CapoorDK GuptaPK VermaHC Sachdeva Source Type: research

How better is random blinded re-checking results in revised national TB Control Programme, India?
Conclusion: RBRC is the crucial component of EQA and the results from the programme are found to be satisfactory. Based on the study findings, the earlier value of 80% sensitivity used for calculation of annual sample size for RBRC has been increased to 90% sensitivity. The annual RBRC sample size for DMCs has been increased by 1.5–2 folds. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: BN SharathAMV KumarR RanjiniS AnandH SundaramSK SinghP Kumar Source Type: research

Loop mediated isothermal amplification assay using hydroxy naphthol blue, conventional polymerase chain reaction and real-time PCR in the diagnosis of intraocular tuberculosis
This study is a comparative evaluation (Chi-square test) of a closed tube loop mediated isothermal amplification assay using hydroxy naphthol blue dye (HNB-LAMP), real-time polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and conventional PCR in the diagnosis of intraocular tuberculosis. Considering clinical presentation as the gold standard in 33 patients, the sensitivity of HNB-LAMP assay (75.8%) was higher (not significant, P value 0.2) than conventional PCR (57.6%) and lower than real-time PCR (90.9%). Specificity was 100% by all three methods. No amplification was observed in negative controls (n = 20) by all three...
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: PK BalneS BasuS RathMR BarikS Sharma Source Type: research

HIV reverse transcriptase gene mutations in anti-retroviral treatment naïve rural people living with HIV/AIDS
This study is designed to find out the mutational variations of reverse transcriptase (RT) gene of HIV, after the traditional drug usage among anti-retroviral therapy naïve rural people living with HIV/AIDS. HIV Reactive patients, who were exposed for indigenous medicines such as Siddha, Ayurveda etc., for a minimum period of 6 months were taken for this study. Among 40 patients, two samples (5.55%) demonstrated high-level mutational resistance variations for nucleoside RT inhibitor (NRTI) and non-NRTI. The predominant polymorphisms detected were K122E (91.7%), V60I (91.7%), V35T (89%), Q207E (89%)...
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: K MohanakrishnanA KasthuriSK AmsavathaniG Sumathi Source Type: research

Clinical significance of various diagnostic techniques and emerging antimicrobial resistance pattern of Helicobacter Pylori from Gastric Biopsy Samples
Conclusion: H and E is taken as the gold standard according to CDC. Urease test is a better screening procedure than culture. H pylori resistance to metronidazole in our zone was highest. This is due to general and extensive use of metronidazole for other infectious diseases. Our study suggests need for a systematic approach to determine antibiogram of the strains before considering the drug regimens. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: MA VagaraliSC MetgudH BannurSG KaradesaiJM Nagmoti Source Type: research

Mebiolgel, a thermoreversible polymer as a scaffold for three dimensional culture of Huh7 cell line with improved hepatocyte differentiation marker expression and HCV replication
Conclusion: Mebiolgel based culture system was proven to be suited for 3D culture of Huh7 cells by improvising liver specific genotypic expression and was susceptible for HCV replication. Since mebiolgel based Huh 7 express better hepatocyte differentiation markers genotypically, this can be implemented as an alternate for primary hepatocytes in studies such as viral isolation from patient serum. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: AR RajalakshmyJ MalathiHN MadhavanJKA Samuel Source Type: research

Detecting mutation pattern of drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates in Himachal Pradesh using GenoType® MTBDRplus assay
Conclusions: In rpoB gene, the most common mutation is associated with S531 L region. The GenoType® MTBDRplus assay is a rapid test for the detection of the most common mutations in MDR-TB strains. In our study, unknown rpoB gene mutations were found in 25.18% strains that may further be detected by gene sequencing. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: C ThakurV KumarAK Gupta Source Type: research

Ocular infections caused by Candida species: Type of species, in vitro susceptibility and treatment outcome
Conclusions: Ocular candidiasis needs early and specific treatment for optimal results. Candida species continue to be susceptible to most commonly available antifungals including amphotericin B, voriconazole and natamycin. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: SR MotukupallyVR NanapurKN ChathothSI MurthyRR PappuruA MallickS Sharma Source Type: research

Determination of minimum inhibitory concentrations of itraconazole, terbinafine and ketoconazole against dermatophyte species by broth microdilution method
VK Bhatia, PC SharmaIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):533-537Purpose: Various antifungal agents both topical and systemic have been introduced into clinical practice for effectively treating dermatophytic conditions. Dermatophytosis is the infection of keratinised tissues caused by fungal species of genera Trichophyton, Epidermophyton and Microsporum, commonly known as dermatophytes affecting 20–25% of the world's population. The present study aims at determining the susceptibility patterns of dermatophyte species recovered from superficial mycoses of human patients in Himachal Pradesh to anti...
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: VK BhatiaPC Sharma Source Type: research

Molecular characterisation of enteroinvasive Escherichia coli O136:K78 isolates from patients of a diarrhoea outbreak in China
Conclusions: The diarrhoea outbreak was caused by E. coli (EIEC) O136:K78. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: X ZhouW XiaJ TuL XueX Ni Source Type: research

Outbreak of chickenpox in a Union Territory of North India
Conclusion: The introduction of varicella vaccine in the universal immunisation programme of India may help to prevent these outbreaks; however, the cost-benefit analysis needs to be carried out before making such policies. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: MP SinghC ChandranA SarwaA KumarM GuptaA RajRK Ratho Source Type: research

Optimization and head-to-head comparison of MISSR-PCR, ERIC-PCR, RAPD and 16S rRNA evolutionary clock for the genotyping of Vibrio cholerae isolated in China
Conclusion: To the best of our knowledge, this is the first head-to-head comparison of four detection and genotyping methods for Vibrio cholerae The MISSR-PCR system established here could serve as a simple, quick, reliable and cost-effective tool for the genotyping and epidemiological study. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: QH MoHB WangH TanSL AnZL FengQ WangJC LinZ Yang Source Type: research

Characteristics of Vibrio cholerae O1 isolated from water of the River Ganga, Varanasi, India
Conclusion: This study thus indicates that multiple clones (ribotypes/pulsotypes) of V. cholerae O1 carrying pre-CTXΦ and/or CTXΦ and ctx-negative strains were present in the water of the River Ganga, Varanasi, India. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: SS MohaptraCK MantriT BhotraDV Singh Source Type: research

Salmonella Weltevreden food poisoning in a tea garden of Assam: An outbreak investigation
Conclusions: This report emphasises the geographical distribution of this organism in Assam. As S. Weltevreden is widely distributed in domestic animals, people should be made aware of immediate reporting of any unusual death among the livestock and their safe disposal which can significantly reduce the incidence of non-typhoidal salmonellosis in the country. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: L SaikiaA SharmaR NathG ChoudhuryAK Borah Source Type: research

Human immunodeficiency virus and hepatitis B virus co-infections among tuberculosis patients attending a Model Rural Health Research Unit in Ghatampur, North India
Conclusion: Co infection with HBV among TB patients potentiate the risk of anti-tuberculous therapy-induced hepatotoxicity, therefore, exercising caution and carefully monitoring the patients for drugs associated hepatotoxicity is essential. There is an urgent need to perform population-based surveys of HIV and hepatitis infections among TB patients to assess the true extent of the problem. Efforts should be made to make physicians aware of the peculiarities and manage these patients effectively. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: T HussainKK KulshreshthaVS YadavK Katoch Source Type: research

Quantification of human polyomavirus JC virus load in urine and blood samples of healthy tribal populations of North-Eastern part of West Bengal, India
Conclusion: The mean viral DNA load in urine samples of the studied immunocompetent population was found to be higher than that found in a study conducted in the USA, but lower than similar groups of Italy and healthy adult women in the USA. However when compared with median values of viral DNA loads in urine samples of immunocompetent human subjects of Kuwait, Portugal, and Switzerland the observed viral DNA load was found to be substantially higher. (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: S ChattarajNK BeraC DuttaS Bhattacharjee Source Type: research

How to develop an in-house real-time quantitative cytomegalovirus polymerase chain reaction: Insights from a cancer centre in Eastern India
Anusha Harishankar, Mammen Chandy, Sanjay BhattacharyaIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):482-490Development of a reliable, cost-effective cytomegalovirus quantitative polymerase chain reaction (QPCR) is a priority for developing countries. Manufactured kits are expensive, and availability can be inconsistent. Development of an in-house QPCR kit that is reliable and quality assured requires significant effort and initial investment. However, the rewards of such an enterprise are manifold and include an in-depth understanding of molecular reactions, and expertise in the development of further low-cost molecula...
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: Anusha HarishankarMammen ChandySanjay Bhattacharya Source Type: research

Advantage and limitations of nitrofurantoin in multi-drug resistant Indian scenario
Laishram Shakti, Balaji VeeraraghavanIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):477-481Infections caused by antibiotic resistant pathogens are of significant concern and are associated with higher mortality and morbidity. Nitrofurantoin is a broad-spectrum bactericidal antibiotic and is effectively used to treat urinary tract infections (UTIs) caused by E. coli, Klebsiella sp., Enterobacter sp., Enterococcus sp. and Staphylococcus aureus. It interfere with the synthesis of cell wall, bacterial proteins and DNA of both Gram positive and Gram negative pathogens. Nitrofurantoin has been used successfully for treatment ...
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: Laishram ShaktiBalaji Veeraraghavan Source Type: research

Paradox of autoantibodies and immune deficiency: Interferon gamma antibodies and susceptibility to intracellular pathogens
S Sehgal, D SuriIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(4):473-476 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - October 16, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: S SehgalD Suri Source Type: research

Nasal carriage of Methicillin-resistant Staphyloccocus aureus among healthy population of Kashmir, India: Erratum
Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):469-469 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Source Type: research

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P DesikanIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):466-468 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: P Desikan Source Type: research

In vitro activity of ceftaroline against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates
S Basireddy, M Singh, S Ali, V KabraIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):464-465 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: S BasireddyM SinghS AliV Kabra Source Type: research

Hemorrhagic encephalitis caused by Mycoplasma pneumoniae in an 11-year-old boy: A rare case report
S Kumar, S Kapoor, SR SaigalIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):463-464 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: S KumarS KapoorSR Saigal Source Type: research

Fungal keratitis in north India; Spectrum and diagnosis by Calcofluor white stain
MK Gupta, A Chandra, P Prakash, T Banerjee, OPS Maurya, R TilakIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):462-463 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: MK GuptaA ChandraP PrakashT BanerjeeOPS MauryaR Tilak Source Type: research

Tigecycline-resistant staphylococcal isolates in a tertiary care centre
S Basireddy, M Singh, S Ali, V KabraIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):461-462 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: S BasireddyM SinghS AliV Kabra Source Type: research

Co-infections with chikungunya and dengue viruses: A serological study in Karnataka State, India
N Shaikh, CG Raut, M ManjunathaIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):459-460 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: N ShaikhCG RautM Manjunatha Source Type: research

Higher incidence of dengue in Theni district, South India
M Amudhan, R Sekar, M Sivashankar, G Azagar Raja, S Ganesan, M MythreyeeIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):458-459 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: M AmudhanR SekarM SivashankarG Azagar RajaS GanesanM Mythreyee Source Type: research

Inducible clindamycin resistance among staphylococcus aureus isolates in a tertiary care hospital of Assam
C Phukan, GU Ahmed, PP SarmaIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):456-458 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: C PhukanGU AhmedPP Sarma Source Type: research

Study of virulence factors in association with antimicrobial resistance amongst urinary isolates of enterococci
K Tiwari, T Banerjee, J Filgona, S AnupurbaIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):455-456 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: K TiwariT BanerjeeJ FilgonaS Anupurba Source Type: research

Detection of Chikungunya virus from a case of encephalitis, Bangalore, Karnataka State
NJ Shaikh, CG Raut, DP Sinha, MJ ManjunathIndian Journal of Medical Microbiology 2015 33(3):454-455 (Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology)
Source: Indian Journal of Medical Microbiology - June 12, 2015 Category: Microbiology Authors: NJ ShaikhCG RautDP SinhaMJ Manjunath Source Type: research