Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Known as: MRSA, Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus, AB MRSA 
A species of Gram-positive coccus-shaped bacterium in the family Micrococcaceae. This strain of S. aureus is resistant to methicillin and other beta… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Since 2002, nine methicillin (meticillin)-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) strains that are also resistant to vancomycin… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Infections caused by community-acquired (CA)-methicillin--resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) have been reported worldwide. We… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) is a growing public health concern that has been… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
A large and growing proportion of Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates are methicillin resistant, and are resistant to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Pulsed-field gel electrophoresis (PFGE) has become the gold standard of molecular methods in epidemiological investigations. In… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Since the discovery of the vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (VRSA) strain Mu50 (minimum inhibitory… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Soon after methicillin was introduced into clinical practice in the early 1960s, resistant strains of Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
All clinical isolates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus contain an extra penicillin binding protein (PBP) 2A in… (More)
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1992
1992
A simple one-step procedure is described for specifically amplifying and labelling insertion element IS256 which is associated… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Additional DNA was shown to be present in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus by one- and two-dimensional restriction… (More)
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