Diseño de dos metodologías moleculares para la rápida identificación de aislamientos de Staphylococcus aureus resistente a meticilina asociados a la comunidad en Colombia

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Escobar, Javier Antonio; Gómez, Ingrid Tatiana; Murillo, Martha Johanna; Castro, Betsy Esperanza; Chavarro, Bibiana; Márquez, Ricaurte Alejandro; Vanegas, Natasha;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Instituto Nacional de Salud
  • Subject: multilocus sequence typing | bacterial typing techniques | infecciones comunitarias adquiridas | sequence typing | técnicas de tipificación bacteriana | community-acquired infections | tipificación de secuencias multilocus | Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus | enterotoxins | Staphylococcus aureus resistente a meticilina | enterotoxinas

Introduction. Community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA) infections are found with increasing the frequency, both in healthy individuals in the community and in hospitalized patients. In Colombia and the Andean region, CA-MRSA isolates have... View more
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