Genotyping of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus by assaying for the presence of variable elements associated with mecA

Huygens, Flavia, Nimmo, Graeme R., Schooneveldt, Jacqueline, Munckhof, Wendy J. and Giffard, Philip M. (2002) Genotyping of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus by assaying for the presence of variable elements associated with mecA. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 40 8: 3093-3097. doi:10.1128/JCM.40.8.3093-3097.2002

Attached Files (Some files may be inaccessible until you login with your UQ eSpace credentials)
Name Description MIMEType Size Downloads
UQ63658_OA.pdf Full text (open access) application/pdf 58.40KB 0

Author Huygens, Flavia
Nimmo, Graeme R.
Schooneveldt, Jacqueline
Munckhof, Wendy J.
Giffard, Philip M.
Title Genotyping of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus by assaying for the presence of variable elements associated with mecA
Journal name Journal of Clinical Microbiology   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0095-1137
1098-660X
Publication date 2002
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1128/JCM.40.8.3093-3097.2002
Open Access Status File (Publisher version)
Volume 40
Issue 8
Start page 3093
End page 3097
Total pages 5
Place of publication Washington, DC, United States
Publisher American Society for Microbiology
Collection year 2002
Language eng
Abstract The region surrounding mecA in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is highly variable. We describe an approach for the rapid genotyping of MRSA by assaying for the presence or absence of variable or mobile elements previously shown to be associated with the mecA region.
Keyword Microbiology
Spread
Clone
Identification
Outbreak
Emrsa-15
Strain
Mrsa
Gene
Q-Index Code C1

Document type: Journal Article
Sub-type: Article (original research)
Collections: Excellence in Research Australia (ERA) - Collection
School of Biomedical Sciences Publications
 
Versions
Version Filter Type
Citation counts: TR Web of Science Citation Count  Cited 11 times in Thomson Reuters Web of Science Article | Citations
Scopus Citation Count Cited 11 times in Scopus Article | Citations
Google Scholar Search Google Scholar
Created: Tue, 14 Aug 2007, 18:39:16 EST