Methicillin Resistance

Known as: Resistance, Methicillin 
Non-susceptibility of a microbe to the action of METHICILLIN, a semi-synthetic penicillin derivative.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
UNLABELLED Since its discovery in the early 2000s, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) clonal complex 398 (CC398… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Community-acquired (CA) methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection among individuals without healthcare… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Nosocomial bloodstream infections (BSIs) are important causes of morbidity and mortality in the United States… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Five major lineages of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) have evolved since the introduction of methicillin for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is a major cause of hospital-acquired infections that are becoming… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Methicillin resistance in staphylococci is due to an acquired penicillin-binding protein, PBP2′ (PBP2a). This additional PBP… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
We have previously shown that the methicillin-resistance gene mecA of Staphylococcus aureus strain N315 is localized within a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A multiplex PCR assay for detection of genes for staphylococcal enterotoxins A to E (entA, entB, entC, entD, and entE), toxic… (More)
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Methicillin resistance in staphylococci is determined by mec, composed of 50 kb or more of DNA found only in methicillin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The phenotypic expression of methicillin resistance was studied in a number of clinical isolates and laboratory strains of… (More)
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