Poster Session:
193. Streptocci and Enterococci
Monday, October 27, 2008: 11:15 AM-12:15 PM
Room: Hall C

Presentations:

11:15 AM
ermB and linB Positive, but Phenotypically Clindamycin Resistant and Erythromycin Susceptible Group B Streptococcus Isolates from South Korea and United States
Betsy Foxman, PhD

; Brady Miller

; Elizabeth Levin

; Hye-Ryung Yoon

; Joan DeBusscher, MS

; Moran Ki, MD

; Usha Srinivasan, PhD


11:15 AM
Penicillin Tolerance in Group B Streptococcus
Aditya Prasad, BS

; Eli Mordechai, PhD

; Martin Adelson, PhD

; Scott Gygax, PhD


11:15 AM
Group B Streptococcal Invasive Disease: A One-Year Survey by the French National Reference Centre for Streptococci
Alexandra Doloy

; Annick Billoet

; Asmaa Tazi

; Claire Poyart, Pr

; Helene Reglier-Poupet, MD

; Josette Raymond, PhD

; Nicolas Dmytruk

; Patrick Trieu-Cuot

; Philippe Morand


11:15 AM
Emergence of Fluorquinolone (FQ)-Resistant Streptococcus agalactiae (Sag) isolates in Argentina
Norma Yoya

; Alejandra Corso, Bioquemistry

; Ana Togneri

; Diego Faccone

; Emilce Mendez

; Hortensia Cano

; Laura Errecalde

; Leonor Guerriero


11:15 AM
Capsule-Type Distribution and Antimicrobial Resistance of Streptococcus agalactiae (GBS) Isolated from Patients with Invasive Infection
Eiichi Nakayama

; Hiroshi Sakata

; Katsuhiko Sunaoshi

; Keisuke Sunakawa

; Kimiko Ubukata

; Satoshi Iwata

; Somay Murayama

; Chizuko Seki


11:15 AM
Novel High Level Tetracycline Resistance Mediated by tetL in Invasive Group A and Group G β Hemolytic Streptococci
Allon Moses, MD

; Colin Block, MBBCh PhD

; David Shasha, MD

; Ran Nir-Paz, MD


11:15 AM
Genomic and Proteomic Study of vanA-Containing Enterococcus from Seagulls of Berlengas Natural Reserve of Portugal
Carmen Torres

; Gilberto Igrejas

; Hajer Radhounani

; Jorge Rodrigues

; María López

; Patricia Poeta


11:15 AM
Genetic Dynamics of a Successful E. faecalis Clone Persistently Recovered from European Hospitals During the Last Decade (1993-2008)
Ana Freitas, Doctor

; Carla Novais

; Fernando Baquero

; Luísa Peixe, Profesor

; Maria Francia, Profesor

; Patrícia Ruíz-Garbajosa, Doctor

; Rosa Silva, Student

; Teresa Coque, Profesor


11:15 AM
Multi-Institutional Dissemination of VanA-Type Enterococcus faecium with VanB Phenotype
Atsuko Tsutsui, MD

; Jun-ichi Wachino, PhD

; Kouji Kimura

; Kunikazu Yamane, MD

; Naohiro Shibata, MD, PhD

; Satowa Suzuki, MD, PhD

; Yoshichika Arakawa, MD, PhD


11:15 AM
Molecular Characterization of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE) from Latin-American Hospitals: A Prospective Study, 2006-2007
B. Murray

; C. Arias, MD, PhD

; C. Carrillo

; D. Panesso, MSc

; G. Contreras, MD

; J. REYES

; J. Adachi, MD

; J. Zurita

; L. DÍaz

; M. GuzmÁn

; S. Rinc"n

; S. Chowdhury


11:15 AM
Molecular Characteristic and Virulence Evaluation of Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci in Hematological Patients
Anastasia Mironova

; Anna Brilliantova

; Galina Kliasova, PhD

; Sergej Sidorenko

; Vladimir Tishkov


11:15 AM
Molecular Characteristics of VanB Phenotype-vanA Genotype Enterococcus faecium in Mainland China
Bin Cao

; Chen Wang

; Hua Dai

; Li Gu

; Ping Guo

; Ran Li

; Shu Song

; Yin Liu


11:15 AM
A Practical Screening Method for Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci in an Outbreak Setting
Atsuko Tsutsui, MD

; Jun-ichi Wachino, PhD

; Koji Kimura, MD, PhD

; Kunikazu Yamane, MD, PhD

; Naohiro Shibata, MD, PhD

; Satowa Suzuki, MD, PhD

; Yoshichika Arakawa, MD, PhD


11:15 AM
Driving Forces of Vancomycin-Resistant E. faecium
M. Cecilia Di Pentima, MD, MPH

; Shannon Chan, Pharm D

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