Oral Abstract Session:
212. Resistance Mechanisms
Saturday, October 10, 2015: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
Room: 25--ABC

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Tracks: Pediatric ID, Epidemiology and Infection Control, Adult ID

Moderators:  Cesar Arias, MD, PhD, FIDSA, University of Texas Medical School at Houston and Helen W. Boucher, MD, FACP, FIDSA, Tufts Medical Center

10:30 AM
LiaR-Independent Daptomycin (DAP) Resistance Arises de novo in Enterococcus faecalis but not in E. faecium
William Miller, MD ; Lorena Diaz, PhD ; Rafael Rios, MSc ; Jinnethe Reyes, PhD ; Dylan Smith, BS ; Apurva Narechania, MA ; Robert Sebra, Ph.D. ; Gintaras Deikus, PhD ; Diana Panesso, PhD ; Paul Planet, MD, PhD ; Cesar Arias, MD, PhD, FIDSA
10:45 AM
Influence of MIC in Clinical Outcomes of Enterococcus faecium Bacteremia Treated with Daptomycin: Is It Time to Change the Breakpoint?
Bhavarth Shukla, MD, MPH ; Samuel Shelburne, MD, PhD ; Katherine Reyes, MD, MPH ; Jessica Lewis, MD ; Sandra Rincon, MSc ; Diana Panesso, PhD ; Javier Adachi, MD, FIDSA ; Costi D. Sifri, MD, FIDSA ; Marcus Zervos, MD, FIDSA ; Jose Munita, MD ; Rodrigo Hasbun, MD, MPH ; Cesar Arias, MD, PhD, FIDSA
11:15 AM
Antimicrobial Resistance among Nontyphoidal Salmonella Isolated from Blood in the United States, 2003–2013
Kristina Angelo, DO ; Jared Reynolds, MPH ; Beth Karp, DVM, MPH, DACVPM ; Jason Folster, PhD ; Cindy Friedman, MD
11:30 AM
Crystal Structure of Human Coronavirus NL63 Main Protease in Complex with an Inhibitor
Kailin Yang, Ph.D. ; Fenghua Wang, M.Phil. ; Cheng Chen, Ph.D. ; Haitao Yang, Ph.D.
11:45 AM
Pharmacokinetics and Efficacy of Encochleated Atovaquone (CATQ) in Murine Model of Pneumocystis
Parag Kumar, PharmD ; Melanie Cushion, Ph.D. ; Michael Linke, PhD ; Ruying Lu, BS ; Pankaj Desai, PhD ; Ganesh Moorthy, M.Pharm ; Raphael Mannino, PhD ; Chris Lambros, PhD ; Edmund Tramont, MD, FIDSA ; Larry Sallans, PhD ; J. Carl Craft, MD ; Thomas Sesterhenn, MS ; Alan Ashbaugh, BS ; Margaret Collins, BS ; Keeley Lynch, BS ; Susan Bonitz, PhD ; Joseph Kovacs, MD

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