Vancomycin Resistance

Known as: resistance vancomycin 
Nonsusceptibility of bacteria to the action of VANCOMYCIN, an inhibitor of cell wall synthesis.
National Institutes of Health

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2011
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2011
The discovery of antibiotics more than 70 years ago initiated a period of drug innovation and implementation in human and animal… (More)
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2006
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2006
We present here findings of a strong positive correlation between reduced daptomycin susceptibility and vancomycin resistance in… (More)
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2004
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2004
BACKGROUND Nosocomial bloodstream infections (BSIs) are important causes of morbidity and mortality in the United States… (More)
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2003
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2003
We have previously shown that a thickened cell wall is responsible for the vancomycin resistance of vancomycin-resistant… (More)
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2003
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2003
Vancomycin is usually reserved for treatment of serious infections, including those caused by multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus… (More)
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2001
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2001
BACKGROUND Enterococcus species are major nosocomial pathogens and are exhibiting vancomycin resistance with increasing frequency… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND Since the emergence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus, the glycopeptide vancomycin has been the only… (More)
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1997
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1997
BACKGROUND Since the discovery of the vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (VRSA) strain Mu50 (minimum inhibitory… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
A PCR assay that allows simultaneous detection of glycopeptide resistance genotypes and identification to the species level of… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
Conjugative transfer, in the apparent absence of plasmid DNA, of high-level vancomycin resistance from Enterococcus faecalis NCTC… (More)
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