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Epidemiological characterization of P. aeruginosa isolates of intensive care units in Egypt and Saudi Arabia.
This study aimed to characterize Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates in 2 intensive care units in Egypt and Saudi Arabia. P. aeruginosa isolates from patients' and staff hands and environmental samplesExpand
Culturomics and Amplicon-based Metagenomic Approaches for the Study of Fungal Population in Human Gut Microbiota
Herein, the mycobiota was characterized in fecal samples from sick patients and healthy subjects, collected from different geographical locations and using both culturomics and amplicon-basedExpand
Comparison of the gut microbiota of people in France and Saudi Arabia
Background/Objectives:The gut microbiota contributes to energy acquisition from food, and changes in the gut microbiome are associated with obesity. The eating habits of Saudis are much differentExpand
Molecular characterization, antimicrobial resistance and clinico-bioinformatics approaches to address the problem of extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli in western Saudi Arabia
The goal of this study was to genotypically characterize extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli isolates from the western region of Saudi Arabia and to identify active antibioticsExpand
Bacterial contamination of computer keyboards and mice, elevator buttons and shopping carts
This study aims at investigating the status of bacterial contamination of four daily used objects, computer keyboards, computer mice, elevator buttons and shopping carts handles. A total of 400Expand
Production, purification and characterization of cellulase from Streptomyces sp.
High cellulase producing Streptomyces strain C188 was isolated from a Saudi Arabia soil sample and identified as Streptomyces longispororuber by 16S rDNA sequencing. Enzyme productivity by thisExpand
Gut microbiome and dietary patterns in different Saudi populations and monkeys
Host genetics, environment, lifestyle and proximity between hosts strongly influence the composition of the gut microbiome. To investigate the association of dietary variables with the gutExpand
Candida identification: a journey from conventional to molecular methods in medical mycology
Abstract The incidence of Candida infections have increased substantially in recent years due to aggressive use of immunosuppressants among patients. Use of broad-spectrum antibiotics andExpand
Genomic analysis of multidrug-resistant clinical Enterococcus faecalis isolates for antimicrobial resistance genes and virulence factors from the western region of Saudi Arabia
BackgroundEnterococcus faecalis is a ubiquitous member of the gut microbiota and has emerged as a life- threatening multidrug-resistant (MDR) nosocomial pathogen. The aim of this study was to surveyExpand
Detection and Genotyping of Helicobacter pylori among Gastric ulcer and Cancer Patients from Saudi Arabia
Background and Objectives: Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection is cause of several gastrointestinal diseases in humans. Virulence genes of H. pylori are associated with severity of disease andExpand