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Infections with oseltamivir-resistant influenza A(H1N1) virus in the United States.
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Oseltamivir-resistant A(H1N1) viruses circulated widely in the United States during the 2007-2008 influenza season, appeared to be unrelated to oseltAMivir use, and appeared to cause illness similar to oselstamIVir-susceptible A( H1N 1) viruses. Expand
Insects: Their Natural History and Diversity: With a Photographic Guide to Insects of Eastern North America
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The photographs in this encyclopedic reference were taken in the field -- and are not pinned specimens, so readers can identify most insects quickly and accurately. Expand
Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci from blood stream infections: frequency of occurrence, antimicrobial susceptibility, and molecular (mecA) characterization of oxacillin
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These studies have demonstrated both a high level of antimicrobial resistance among nosocomial blood stream isolates of staphylococci as well as significant problems with the current NCCLS breakpoints for oxacillin when testing CoNS. Expand
Flies: The Natural History and Diversity of Diptera
Part 1: Life Histories, Habits and Habitats of Flies. Chapter 1 - Life Histories of Flies. Chapter 2 - Flies, Plants and Fungi. Chapter 3 - Flies and Vertebrates. Chapter 4 - Flies and Invertebrates.Expand
Detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing strains by the Etest ESBL screen.
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The Etest ESBL screen test with the ceftazidime substrate appears to be a useful method for detecting or validating the presence of enteric bacilli potentially producing this type of beta-lactamase. Expand
Comparison of Cefoxitin and Oxacillin Disk Diffusion Methods for Detection of mecA-Mediated Resistance in Staphylococcus aureus in a Large-Scale Study
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This study validated the new cefoxitin breakpoints for the detection of mecA-mediated resistance in S. aureus with high sensitivity and specificity compared to those of oxacillin. Expand
The use of Cerceris fumipennis (Hymenoptera: Crabronidae) for surveying and monitoring emerald ash borer (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) infestations in eastern North America
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This wasp provides a unique opportunity to survey indigenous and nonindigenous buprestid diversity and the accessibility, sustainability, and productivity of C. fumipennis with respect to its application as a buPrestid surveying and monitoring tool. Expand
New species without dead bodies: a case for photo-based descriptions, illustrated by a striking new species of Marleyimyia Hesse (Diptera, Bombyliidae) from South Africa
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A new bombyliid species Marleyimyia xylocopae Marshall & Evenhuis, sp. Expand
UbiX is a flavin prenyltransferase required for bacterial ubiquinone biosynthesis
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The mechanism for formation of a new flavin-derived cofactor required for the decarboxylase activity of UbiD is established, extending both flavin and terpenoid biochemical repertoires. Expand
Characteristics of Patients with Oseltamivir-Resistant Pandemic (H1N1) 2009, United States
During April 2009–June 2010, thirty-seven (0.5%) of 6,740 pandemic (H1N1) 2009 viruses submitted to a US surveillance system were oseltamivir resistant. Most patients with oseltamivir-resistantExpand
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