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Buetti, Niccolò Ivo Marco-Aurelio; Atkinson, Andrew; Kottanattu, L; Bielicki, J; Marschall, Jonas; Kronenberg, Andreas (2017). Patterns and trends of pediatric bloodstream infections: a 7-year surveillance study. European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases, 36(3), pp. 537-544. Springer 10.1007/s10096-016-2830-6

Sendi, Parham; Moser Schaub, Eva Maria; Nirgianakis, Konstantinos; Hathaway, Lucy J; Bittel, Pascal; Goldblatt, David; Streit, Sven (2017). An uncommon site of Streptococcus pneumoniae colonization leading to recurrent pneumococcal disease. Open Forum Infectious Diseases, 4(1), ofw257. Oxford University Press 10.1093/ofid/ofw257

Endimiani, Andrea; Allemann, Aurélie; Wüthrich, Daniel; Lupo, Agnese; Hilty, Markus (2017). First report of the macrolide efflux genetic assembly (MEGA) element in Haemophilus parainfluenzae. International journal of antimicrobial agents, 49(2), pp. 265-266. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2016.11.006

Bernasconi, Odette Joëlle; Donà, Valentina; Tinguely, Regula; Endimiani, Andrea (2017). In Vitro Activity of Three Commercial Bacteriophage Cocktails against Multidrug-Resistant Escherichia coli and Proteus spp. Strains of Human and Non-Human Origin. Journal of global antimicrobial resistance, 8, pp. 179-185. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jgar.2016.12.013

Ruppen, Corinne; Hemphill, Andrew; Sendi, Parham (2017). In vitro activity of gentamicin as an adjunct to penicillin against biofilm group B Streptococcus. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 72(2), pp. 444-447. Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/dkw447


Büchi, Annina Elisabeth; Hoffmann, Mario; Zbinden, Stephan; Sendi, Parham (2016). Infective Endocarditis: How Do We Currently Interpret the Duke Minor Criterion "Predisposing Heart Condition" in Native Valves? (In Press). Cardiology and therapy Springer 10.1007/s40119-016-0074-2

Pelcová, Marta; Řemínek, Roman; Sandbaumhüter, Friederike Andrea; Mosher, Richard A; Glatz, Zdeněk; Thormann, Wolfgang (2016). Simulation and experimental study of enzyme and reactant mixing in capillary electrophoresis based on-line methods. Journal of chromatography A, 1471, pp. 192-200. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.chroma.2016.10.002

Perny, Michael; Muri, Lukas; Dawson, Heather; Kleinlogel, Sonja (2016). Chronic activation of the D156A point mutant of Channelrhodopsin-2 signals apoptotic cell death: the good and the bad. Cell death & disease, 7(11), e2447. Nature Publishing Group 10.1038/cddis.2016.351

Brugger, Silvio; Troxler, Lukas; Rüfenacht, Susanne; Frey, Pascal Marcel; Morand, Brigitte; Geyer, Rudolf; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Höck, Stefan; Thormann, Wolfgang; Furrer, Julien; Christen, Stephan; Hilty, Markus (2016). Polysaccharide capsule composition of pneumococcal serotype 19A subtypes: Unaltered among subtypes and independent of the nutritional environment. Infection and immunity, 84(11), pp. 3152-3160. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/IAI.00474-16

Wolfmeier, Heidi Annemarie; Radecke, Julika; Schönauer, Roman; Köffel, René; Babiychuk, Victoria; Drücker, Patrick; Hathaway, Lucy Jane; Mitchell, Timothy J; Zuber, Benoît; Draeger, Annette; Babiychuk, Eduard (2016). Active release of pneumolysin prepores and pores by mammalian cells undergoing a Streptococcus pneumoniae attack. Biochimica et biophysica acta, 1860(11 Pt A), pp. 2498-2509. Elsevier 10.1016/j.bbagen.2016.07.022

Ruppen, Corinne; Decosterd, Laurent; Sendi, Parham (2016). Is gentamicin necessary in the antimicrobial treatment for group B streptococcal infections in the elderly? An in vitro study with human blood products. Infectious diseases, 49(3), pp. 1-8. Taylor & Francis 10.1080/23744235.2016.1244612

Béguelin, Charles Antoine; Moradpour, Darius; Sahli, Roland; Suter, Franziska Marta; Lüthi, Alexander; Cavassini, Matthias; Günthard, Huldrych F; Battegay, Manuel; Bernasconi, Enos; Schmid, Patrick; Calmy, Alexandra; Braun, Dominique; Furrer, Hansjakob; Rauch, Andri; Wandeler, Gilles (2016). Hepatitis delta-associated mortality in HIV/HBV-coinfected patients. Journal of hepatology, 66(2), pp. 297-303. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jhep.2016.10.007

Sendi, Parham; Zimmerli, Werner (2016). The use of rifampin in staphylococcal orthopaedic-device related infections (In Press). Clinical microbiology and infection Elsevier 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.10.002

Muri, Lukas; Gamell, Anna; Ntamatungiro, Alex J; Glass, Tracy R; Luwanda, Lameck B; Battegay, Manuel; Furrer, Hansjakob; Hatz, Christoph; Tanner, Marcel; Felger, Ingrid; Klimkait, Thomas; Letang, Emilio (2016). Development of HIV drug resistance and therapeutic failure in children and adolescents in rural tanzania - an emerging public health concern. AIDS, 31(1), pp. 61-70. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/QAD.0000000000001273

Sommerstein, Rami; Ricklin, Meret E; Barbani, Maria Teresa; Marschall, Jonas; Sendi, Parham (2016). Influenza in the Emergency Department. Journal of emergency medicine, 51(6), pp. 734-735. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jemermed.2016.03.039

Do Couto Pires, Joao Pedro; Bernasconi, Odette Joëlle; Kasraian Fard, Sara; Hilty, Markus; Perreten, Vincent; Endimiani, Andrea (2016). Intestinal colonisation with extended-spectrum cephalosporin-resistant Escherichia coli in Swiss pets: molecular features, risk factors and transmission with owners. International journal of antimicrobial agents, 48(6), pp. 759-760. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2016.08.007

Buetti, Niccolò Ivo Marco-Aurelio; Marschall, Jonas; Atkinson, Andrew; Kronenberg, Andreas (2016). National Bloodstream Infection Surveillance in Switzerland 2008-2014: Different Patterns and Trends for University and Community Hospitals. Infection control and hospital epidemiology, 37(9), pp. 1060-1067. Cambridge University Press 10.1017/ice.2016.137

Levy Hara, Gabriel; Kanj, Souha S; Pagani, Leonardo; Abbo, Lilian; Endimiani, Andrea; Wertheim, Heiman F L; Amábile-Cuevas, Carlos; Tattevin, Pierre; Mehtar, Shaheen; Lopes Cardoso, Fernando; Unal, Serhat; Gould, Ian (2016). Ten key points for the appropriate use of antibiotics in hospitalised patients: a consensus from the Antimicrobial Stewardship and Resistance Working Groups of the International Society of Chemotherapy. International journal of antimicrobial agents, 48(3), pp. 239-246. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2016.06.015

Bader, J; Schöni-Affolter, F; Böni, J; Gorgievski, Meri; Martinetti, G; Battegay, M; Klimkait, T; Swiss HIV, Cohort Study (2016). Correlating HIV tropism with immunological response under combination antiretroviral therapy. HIV medicine, 17(8), pp. 615-622. Blackwell Science 10.1111/hiv.12365

Perny, Michael; Roccio, Marta; Grandgirard, Denis; Solyga, Magdalena; Senn, Pascal; Leib, Stephen (2016). The Severity of Infection Determines the Localization of Damage and Extent of Sensorineural Hearing Loss in Experimental Pneumococcal Meningitis. Journal of neuroscience, 36(29), pp. 7740-7749. Society for Neuroscience 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0554-16.2016

Curiao, Tânia; Marchi, Emmanuela; Grandgirard, Denis; León-Sampedro, Ricardo; Viti, Carlo; Leib, Stephen; Baquero, Fernando; Oggioni, Marco R; Martinez, José Luis; Coque, Teresa M (2016). Multiple adaptive routes of Salmonella enterica Typhimurium to biocide and antibiotic exposure. BMC Genomics, 17(491), p. 491. BioMed Central 10.1186/s12864-016-2778-z

Hirzel, Cédric; Hirzberger, Lea; Furrer, Hansjakob; Endimiani, Andrea (2016). Bactericidal activity of penicillin, ceftriaxone, gentamicin and daptomycin alone and in combination against Aerococcus urinae. International journal of antimicrobial agents, 48(3), pp. 271-276. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2016.05.007

Stucki, David; Ballif, Marie; Egger, Matthias; Furrer, Hansjakob; Altpeter, Ekkehardt; Battegay, Manuel; Droz, Sara Christine; Bruderer, Thomas; Coscolla, Mireia; Borrell, Sonia; Zürcher, Kathrin; Janssens, Jean-Paul; Calmy, Alexandra; Mazza Stalder, Jesica; Jaton, Katia; Rieder, Hans L; Pfyffer, Gaby E; Siegrist, Hans H; Hoffmann, Matthias; Fehr, Jan; ... (2016). Standard genotyping overestimates transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis among immigrants in a low incidence country. Journal of clinical microbiology, 54(7), pp. 1862-1870. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.00126-16

Balmer, Maria Luisa; Ma, Eric H; Bantug, Glenn R; Grählert, Jasmin; Pfister, Simona; Glatter, Timo; Jauch, Annaïse; Dimeloe, Sarah; Slack, Emma; Dehio, Philippe; Krzyzaniak, Magdalena A; King, Carolyn G; Burgener, Anne-Valérie; Fischer, Marco; Develioglu, Leyla; Belle, Réka; Recher, Mike; Bonilla, Weldy V; Macpherson, Andrew; Hapfelmeier, Siegfried Hektor; ... (2016). Memory CD8(+) T Cells Require Increased Concentrations of Acetate Induced by Stress for Optimal Function. Immunity, 44(6), pp. 1312-1324. Cell Press 10.1016/j.immuni.2016.03.016

Endimiani, Andrea; Jacobs, Michael R (2016). The Changing Role of the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory in Defining Resistance in Gram-negatives. Infectious disease clinics of North America, 30(2), pp. 323-345. Elsevier 10.1016/j.idc.2016.02.002

Hauser, Christoph; Kronenberg, Andreas; Allemann, Aurélie; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Hilty, Markus (2016). Serotype/serogroup-specific antibiotic non-susceptibility of invasive and non-invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae, Switzerland, 2004 to 2014. Euro surveillance, 21(21) Institut de Veille Sanitaire 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2016.21.21.30239

Donà, Valentina; Kasraian Fard, Sara; Lupo, Agnese; Guilarte, Yuvia N; Hauser, Christoph; Furrer, Hansjakob; Unemo, Magnus; Low, Nicola; Endimiani, Andrea (2016). A Multiplex Real-Time PCR with High Resolution Melting Analysis for the Characterization of Antimicrobial Resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Journal of clinical microbiology, 54(8), JCM.03354-15. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.03354-15

Escher, Robert; Brunner, Colette; von Steiger, Niklaus; Brodard, Isabelle; Droz, Sara Christine; Abril Gaona, Carlos; Kuhnert, Peter (2016). Clinical and epidemiological analysis of Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus infections in humans and comparative genetic analysis with strains isolated from cattle. BMC infectious diseases, 16(198), p. 198. BioMed Central 10.1186/s12879-016-1538-7

Mika, Moana; Korten, Insa Christina Severine; Qi, Weihong; Regamey, Nicolas; Frey, Urs; Casaulta Aebischer, Carmen; Latzin, Philipp; Hilty, Markus (2016). The nasal microbiota in infants with cystic fibrosis in the first year of life: a prospective cohort study. The lancet. Respiratory medicine, 4(8), pp. 627-635. Elsevier 10.1016/S2213-2600(16)30081-9

van de Beek, D; Cabellos, C; Dzupova, O; Esposito, S; Klein, M; Kloek, A T; Leib, Stephen; Mourvillier, B; Ostergaard, C; Pagliano, P; Pfister, H W; Read, R C; Sipahi, O Resat; Brouwer, M C (2016). ESCMID guideline: diagnosis and treatment of acute bacterial meningitis. Clinical microbiology and infection, 22(Suppl 3), S37-S62. Blackwell Publishing 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.01.007

Theurillat, Regula; Joneli, Jeannine; Wanzenried, Ursula; Schiess, Jeannette; Hurni, Monika; Weber, Thomas; Sendi, Parham; Thormann, Wolfgang (2016). Therapeutic drug monitoring of cefepime with micellar electrokinetic capillary chromatography: Assay improvement, quality assurance, and impact on patient drug levels. Journal of separation science, 39(13), pp. 2626-2632. Wiley-VCH 10.1002/jssc.201600271

Eyer, Myriam Marcelle; Läng, M; Aujesky, Drahomir; Marschall, Jonas (2016). Overtreatment of asymptomatic bacteriuria: a qualitative study. Journal of hospital infection, 93(3), pp. 297-303. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jhin.2016.04.007

Cag, Y; Erdem, H; Leib, Stephen; Defres, S; Kaya, S; Larsen, L; Poljak, M; Ozturk-Engin, D; Barsic, B; Argemi, X; Sørensen, S M; Bohr, A L; Tattevin, P; Gunst, J D; Baštáková, L; Jereb, M; Johansen, I S; Karabay, O; Pekok, A U; Sipahi, O R; ... (2016). Managing atypical and typical herpetic central nervous system infections: results of a multinational study. Clinical microbiology and infection, 22(6), 568.e9-568.e17. Blackwell Publishing 10.1016/j.cmi.2016.03.027

Wandeler, Gilles; Musukuma, Kalo; Zürcher, Samuel; Vinikoor, Michael J; Llenas-García, Jara; Aly, Mussa M; Mulenga, Lloyd; Chi, Benjamin H; Ehmer, Jochen; Hobbins, Michael A; Bolton-Moore, Carolyn; Hoffmann, Christopher J; Egger, Matthias (2016). Hepatitis B Infection, Viral Load and Resistance in HIV-Infected Patients in Mozambique and Zambia. PLoS ONE, 11(3), e0152043. Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0152043

Fernández-López, David; Faustino, Joel; Klibanov, Alexander L; Derugin, Nikita; Blanchard, Elodie; Simon, Franziska; Leib, Stephen; Vexler, Zinaida S (2016). Microglial Cells Prevent Hemorrhage in Neonatal Focal Arterial Stroke. Journal of neuroscience, 36(10), pp. 2881-2893. Society for Neuroscience 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0140-15.2016

Bürki, Sarah Elisabeth; Grandgirard, Denis; Datta, Alexandre N; Hackenberg, Annette; Martin, Florence; Schmitt-Mechelke, Thomas; Leib, Stephen L; Steinlin, Maja (2016). Inflammatory markers in pediatric stroke: An attempt to better understanding the pathophysiology. European journal of paediatric neurology, 20(2), pp. 252-260. Elsevier 10.1016/j.ejpn.2015.12.006

Béguelin, Charles Antoine; Vázquez, Miriam; Moradpour, Darius; Sahli, Roland; Suter, Franziska Marta; Rauch, Andri; Wandeler, Gilles (2016). Uncontrolled hepatitis delta virus infection after initial suppression on tenofovir in a HIV/HBV-coinfected patient. AIDS, 30(3), pp. 530-533. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/QAD.0000000000000972

Bally, Lia; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen (2016). Inhibition of Hippocampal Regeneration by Adjuvant Dexamethasone in Experimental Infant Rat Pneumococcal Meningitis. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 60(3), pp. 1841-1846. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.02429-15

Fortini, Daniela; Villa, Laura; Feudi, Claudia; Do Couto Pires, Joao Pedro; Bonura, Celestino; Mammina, Caterina; Endimiani, Andrea; Carattoli, Alessandra (2016). Double Copies of bla(KPC-3)::Tn4401a on an IncX3 Plasmid in Klebsiella pneumoniae Successful Clone ST512 from Italy. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 60(1), pp. 646-649. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.01886-15

Viau, Roberto; Frank, Karen M.; Jacobs, Michael R.; Wilson, Brigid; Kaye, Keith; Donskey, Curtis J.; Perez, Federico; Endimiani, Andrea; Bonomo, Robert A. (2016). Intestinal Carriage of Carbapenemase-Producing Organisms: Current Status of Surveillance Methods. Clinical microbiology reviews, 29(1), pp. 1-27. American Society for Microbiology ASM 10.1128/CMR.00108-14

Hirzel, Cédric; Donà, Valentina; Guilarte, Yuvia; Furrer, Hansjakob; Marschall, Jonas; Endimiani, Andrea (2016). Clonal analysis of Aerococcus urinae isolates by using the repetitive extragenic palindromic PCR (rep-PCR). The Journal of infection, 72(2), pp. 262-265. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jinf.2015.11.001

Hathaway, Lucy Jane; Grandgirard, Denis; Valente, Luca Gabriele; Täuber, Martin G.; Leib, Stephen (2016). Streptococcus pneumoniae capsule determines disease severity in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Open Biology, 6(3) The Royal Society Publishing 10.1098/rsob.150269

Do Couto Pires, Joao Pedro; Tinguely, Regula; Bodmer, Thomas; Luzzaro, Francesco; Endimiani, Andrea (2016). Comparison of the in-house made Carba-NP and Blue-Carba tests: Considerations for better detection of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae. Journal of microbiological methods, 122, pp. 33-37. Elsevier 10.1016/j.mimet.2016.01.002

Colapietro, Martina; Endimiani, Andrea; Sabatini, Alessia; Marcoccia, Francesca; Celenza, Giuseppe; Segatore, Bernardetta; Amicosante, Gianfranco; Perilli, Mariagrazia (2016). BlaB-15, a new BlaB metallo-β-lactamase variant found in an Elizabethkingia miricola clinical isolate. Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease, 85(2), pp. 195-197. Elsevier 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2015.11.016

Villa, Laura; Feudi, Claudia; Fortini, Daniela; Iacono, Michele; Bonura, Celestino; Endimiani, Andrea; Mammina, Caterina; Carattoli, Alessandra (2016). Complete Genome Sequence of KPC-3- and CTX-M-15-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae Sequence Type 307. Genome Announcements, 4(2) American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/genomeA.00213-16

Hatz, Christoph; Endimiani, Andrea; Kuenzli, Esther (2016). High colonization rates of ESBL-producing E. coli in Swiss Travellers to South Asia Switzerland: Swiss Center for Antibiotic Resistance (ANRESIS)

Zürcher, Patrick; Springe, Dirk; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen; Grossholz, Marius; Jakob, Stephan; Takala, Jukka; Hänggi, Matthias (2016). A randomized trial of the effects of the noble gases helium and argon on neuroprotection in a rodent cardiac arrest model. BMC neurology, 16, p. 43. BioMed Central 10.1186/s12883-016-0565-8

Johnston, Calum; Hauser, Christoph; Hermans, Peter W.M.; Martin, Bernard; Polard, Patrice; Bootsma, Hester J.; Claverys, Jean-Pierre (2016). Fine-tuning of choline metabolism is important for pneumococcal colonization. Molecular microbiology, 100(6), pp. 972-988. Blackwell Science 10.1111/mmi.13360

Zimmermann, Petra Sabine; Mühlethaler, Konrad; Furrer, Hansjakob; Stähelin, Cornelia Johanna (2016). Travellers returning ill from the tropics – a descriptive retrospective study. Tropical Diseases, Travel Medicine and Vaccines, 2(1) BioMed Central 10.1186/s40794-016-0021-1

Baumgartner, Denja; Aebi, Susanne; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen; Draeger, Annette; Babiychuk, Eduard; Hathaway, Lucy Jane (2016). Clinical Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates induce differing CXCL8 responses from human nasopharyngeal epithelial cells which are reduced by liposomes. BMC microbiology, 16(1), p. 154. BioMed Central 10.1186/s12866-016-0777-5

Cuenca Vera, Miguelangel; Pfister, Simona; Buschor, Stefanie; Bayramova, Firuza; Hernandez, Sara B.; Cava, Felipe; Kuru, Erkin; Van Nieuwenhze, Michael S.; Brun, Yves V.; Matos Coelho, Fernanda; Hapfelmeier, Siegfried Hektor (2016). D-Alanine-Controlled Transient Intestinal Mono-Colonization with Non-Laboratory-Adapted Commensal E. coli Strain HS. PLoS ONE, 11(3), e0151872. Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0151872

Förster, Sunniva; Unemo, Magnus; Hathaway, Lucy J.; Low, Nicola; Althaus, Christian L. (2016). Time-kill curve analysis and pharmacodynamic modelling for in vitro evaluation of antimicrobials against Neisseria gonorrhoeae. BMC microbiology, 16, p. 216. BioMed Central 10.1186/s12866-016-0838-9

Pires, João; Kuenzli, Esther; Kasraian Fard, Sara; Tinguely, Regula; Furrer, Hansjakob; Hilty, Markus; Hatz, Christoph; Endimiani, Andrea (2016). Polyclonal Intestinal Colonization with Extended-Spectrum Cephalosporin-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae upon Traveling to India. Frontiers in Microbiology, 7(1069), p. 1069. Frontiers 10.3389/fmicb.2016.01069

Ruppen, Corinne; Lupo, Agnese; Decosterd, Laurent; Sendi, Parham (2016). Is Penicillin Plus Gentamicin Synergistic against Clinical Group B Streptococcus isolates?: An In vitro Study. Frontiers in Microbiology, 7(1680), p. 1680. Frontiers 10.3389/fmicb.2016.01680

Korten, Insa Christina Severine; Mika, Moana; Klenja, Shkipe; Kieninger, Elisabeth; Mack, Ines; Barbani, Maria Teresa; Gorgievski, Meri; Frey, Urs; Hilty, Markus; Latzin, Philipp (2016). Interactions of Respiratory Viruses and the Nasal Microbiota during the First Year of Life in Healthy Infants. mSphere, 1(6) American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/mSphere.00312-16

Bernasconi, Odette Joëlle; Kuenzli, Esther; Pires, João; Tinguely, Regula; Carattoli, Alessandra; Hatz, Christoph; Perreten, Vincent; Endimiani, Andrea (2016). Travelers Can Import Colistin-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae, Including Those Possessing the Plasmid-Mediated mcr-1 Gene. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 60(8), pp. 5080-5084. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.00731-16

Endimiani, Andrea; Wright, Hugh (2016). Ceftazidime and ceftazidime/avibactam (In Press). In: Kucer’s Use of Antibiotics, 7th edition. London: Hodder Arnold

Moor, Kathrin; Wotzka, Sandra Y; Toska, Albulena; Diard, Médéric; Hapfelmeier, Siegfried Hektor; Slack, Emma (2016). Peracetic Acid Treatment Generates Potent Inactivated Oral Vaccines from a Broad Range of Culturable Bacterial Species. Frontiers in immunology, 7(34), p. 34. Frontiers Research Foundation 10.3389/fimmu.2016.00034

Olearo, Flaminia; Albrich, Werner C; Vernaz, Nathalie; Harbarth, Stephan; Kronenberg, Andreas (2016). Staphylococcus aureus and methicillin resistance in Switzerland: regional differences and trends from 2004 to 2014. Swiss medical weekly, 146(w14339), w14339. EMH Schweizerischer Ärzteverlag 10.4414/smw.2016.14339

Studer, Nicolas; Desharnais, Lyne; Beutler, Markus; Brugiroux, Sandrine; Terrazos Miani, Miguel Angel; Menin, Laure; Schürch, Christian; McCoy, Kathy D.; Kuehne, Sarah A.; Minton, Nigel P.; Stecher, Bärbel; Bernier-Latmani, Rizlan; Hapfelmeier, Siegfried Hektor (2016). Functional Intestinal Bile Acid 7α-Dehydroxylation by Clostridium scindens Associated with Protection from Clostridium difficile Infection in a Gnotobiotic Mouse Model. Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology, 6, p. 191. Frontiers 10.3389/fcimb.2016.00191

Endimiani, Andrea; Sendi, Parham (2016). Cefepime, Cefpirome and Cefepime-Tazobactam (In Press). In: Kucer’s Use of Antibiotics (pp. 578-602). London: Hodder Arnold


Foerster, Sunniva; Golparian, Daniel; Jacobsson, Susanne; Hathaway, Lucy J; Low, Nicola; Shafer, William M; Althaus, Christian L; Unemo, Magnus (2015). Genetic Resistance Determinants, In Vitro Time-Kill Curve Analysis and Pharmacodynamic Functions for the Novel Topoisomerase II Inhibitor ETX0914 (AZD0914) in Neisseria gonorrhoeae. Frontiers in Microbiology, 6, p. 1377. Frontiers 10.3389/fmicb.2015.01377

Medaglini, Donata; Harandi, Ali M; Ottenhoff, Tom H M; Siegrist, Claire-Anne; VSV-Ebovac Consortium, ; Leib, Stephen (2015). Ebola vaccine R&D: Filling the knowledge gaps. Science translational medicine, 7(317), 317ps24. American Association for the Advancement of Science 10.1126/scitranslmed.aad3106

Chevalier, Claire; Stojanović, Ozren; Colin, Didier J; Suarez-Zamorano, Nicolas; Tarallo, Valentina; Veyrat-Durebex, Christelle; Rigo, Dorothée; Fabbiano, Salvatore; Stevanović, Ana; Hagemann, Stefanie Claudia; Montet, Xavier; Seimbille, Yann; Zamboni, Nicola; Hapfelmeier, Siegfried Hektor; Trajkovski, Mirko (2015). Gut Microbiota Orchestrates Energy Homeostasis during Cold. Cell, 163(6), pp. 1360-1374. Cell Press 10.1016/j.cell.2015.11.004

Pires, João; Siriwardena, Thissa N.; Stach, Michaela; Tinguely, Regula; Kasraian Fard, Sara; Luzzaro, Francesco; Leib, Stephen; Darbre, Tamis; Reymond, Jean-Louis; Endimiani, Andrea (2015). In Vitro Activity of the Novel Antimicrobial Peptide Dendrimer G3KL against Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii and Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 59(12), pp. 7915-7918. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.01853-15

Nogueira, Christiane Lourenço; Whipps, Christopher M; Matsumoto, Cristianne Kayoko; Chimara, Erica; Droz, Sara Christine; Tortoli, Enrico; de Freitas, Denise; Cnockaert, Margo; Palomino, Juan Carlos; Martin, Anandi; Vandamme, Peter; Leão, Sylvia Cardoso (2015). Mycobacterium saopaulense sp. nov., a rapidly growing mycobacterium closely related to members of the Mycobacterium chelonae--Mycobacterium abscessus group. International journal of systematic and evolutionary microbiology, 65(12), pp. 4403-4409. Society for General Microbiology SGM 10.1099/ijsem.0.000590

Pires, João; Taracila, Magdalena; Bethel, Christopher R; Doi, Yohei; Kasraian Fard, Sara; Tinguely, Regula; Sendi, Parham; Bonomo, Robert A; Endimiani, Andrea (2015). In vivo Evolution of CMY-2 to CMY-33 β-Lactamase in Escherichia coli ST131: Characterization of an Acquired Extended-Spectrum AmpC (ESAC) Conferring Resistance to Cefepime. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 59(12), pp. 7483-7488. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.01804-15

Frick, Tamara; Springe, Dirk; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen; Hänggi, Matthias (2015). An improved simple rat model for global cerebral ischaemia by induced cardiac arrest. Neurological research, 38(4), pp. 373-380. Maney 10.1179/1743132815Y.0000000090

Hasse, Barbara; Tarr, Philip E; Marques-Vidal, Pedro; Waeber, Gerard; Preisig, Martin; Mooser, Vincent; Valeri, Fabio; Djalali, Sima; Rauch, Andri; Bernasconi, Enos; Calmy, Alexandra; Cavassini, Matthias; Vernazza, Pietro; Battegay, Manuel; Weber, Rainer; Senn, Oliver; Vollenweider, Peter; Ledergerber, Bruno; Aubert, V; Barth, J; ... (2015). Strong Impact of Smoking on Multimorbidity and Cardiovascular Risk Among Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Infected Individuals in Comparison With the General Population. Open Forum Infectious Diseases, 2(3), ofv108. Oxford University Press 10.1093/ofid/ofv108

Hirzel, Cédric; Pfister, Stefan; Gorgievski, Meri; Wandeler, Gilles; Zürcher, Samuel (2015). Performance of HBsAg point-of-care tests for detection of diagnostic escape-variants in clinical samples. Journal of clinical virology, 69, pp. 33-35. Elsevier 10.1016/j.jcv.2015.05.024

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Endimiani, Andrea; Rossano, Alexandra; Kunz, Daniel; Overesch, Gudrun; Perreten, Vincent (2012). First countrywide survey of third-generation cephalosporin-resistant Escherichia coli from broilers, swine, and cattle in Switzerland. Diagnostic microbiology and infectious disease, 73(1), pp. 31-8. New York, N.Y.: Elsevier 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2012.01.004

Endimiani, Andrea; Bertschy, Isabelle; Perreten, Vincent (2012). Escherichia coli producing CMY-2 β-lactamase in bovine mastitis milk. Journal of food protection, 75(1), pp. 137-8. Des Moines, Iowa: International Association for Food Protection 10.4315/0362-028X.JFP-11-320

Blaich, Annette; de Roche, Mirjam; Kaufmann, Beat A; Suter-Riniker, Franziska; Rosin, Christiane; Frei, Reno; Weisser, Maja (2012). Endocarditis due to a stealthy bug. International journal of cardiology, 160(3), e54-5. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.ijcard.2012.03.029

Schüpbach, Jörg; Bisset, Leslie R.; Gebhardt, Martin D.; Regenass, Stephan; Bürgisser, Philippe; Gorgievski, Meri; Klimkait, Thomas; Andreutti, Corinne; Martinetti, Gladys; Niederhauser, Christoph; Yerly, Sabine; Pfister, Stefan; Schultze, Detlev; Brandenberger, Marcel; Schöni-Affolter, Franziska; Scherrer, Alexandra U.; Günthard, Huldrych F.; Swiss HIV Cohort Study, (2012). Diagnostic performance of line-immunoassay based algorithms for incident HIV-1 infection. BMC infectious diseases, 12, p. 88. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2334-12-88

Kröll, Dino; Candinas, Daniel; Sendi, Parham (2012). The Wisdom tooth of Abdominal Lemierre's Syndrome (Unpublished). In: SGIM 2012.

Pop Ristova, P.; Wenzhöfer, F.; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Zabel, M.; Fischer, D.; Kasten, S.; Boetius, A. (2012). Bacterial diversity and biogeochemistry of different chemosynthetic habitats of the REGAB cold seep (West African margin, 3160 m water depth). Biogeosciences Discussions, 9(7), pp. 8337-8385. Copernicus 10.5194/bgd-9-8337-2012

Amend, Anthony S.; Oliver, Tom A.; Amaral-Zettler, Linda A.; Boetius, Antje; Fuhrman, Jed A.; Horner-Devine, M. Claire; Huse, Susan M.; Welch, David B. Mark; Martiny, Adam C.; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Zinger, Lucie; Sogin, Mitchell L.; Martiny, Jennifer B. H.; Lambshead, John (2012). Macroecological patterns of marine bacteria on a global scale. Journal of Biogeography, 40(4), pp. 800-811. Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1111/jbi.12034

Pop Ristova, P.; Wenzhöfer, F.; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Zabel, M.; Fischer, D.; Kasten, S.; Boetius, A. (2012). Bacterial diversity and biogeochemistry of different chemosynthetic habitats of the REGAB cold seep (West African margin, 3160 m water depth). Biogeosciences, 9(12), pp. 5031-5048. Copernicus Publications 10.5194/bg-9-5031-2012

Gobet, Angélique; Böer, Simone I; Huse, Susan M; van Beusekom, Justus E E; Quince, Christopher; Sogin, Mitchell L; Boetius, Antje; Ramette, Alban Nicolas (2012). Diversity and dynamics of rare and of resident bacterial populations in coastal sands. The ISME Journal, 6(3), pp. 542-553. Nature 10.1038/ismej.2011.132

Kleindienst, Sara; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Amann, Rudolf; Knittel, Katrin (2012). Distribution and in situ abundance of sulfate-reducing bacteria in diverse marine hydrocarbon seep sediments. Environmental microbiology, 14(10), pp. 2689-2710. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2012.02832.x

Grünke, S.; Lichtschlag, A.; de Beer, D.; Felden, J.; Salman, V.; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Schulz-Vogt, H. N.; Boetius, A. (2012). Mats of psychrophilic thiotrophic bacteria associated with cold seeps of the Barents Sea. Biogeosciences, 9(8), pp. 2947-2960. Copernicus Publications 10.5194/bg-9-2947-2012

Abed, Raeid M.M.; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Hübner, Vera; Deckker, Patrick; Beer, Dirk (2012). Microbial diversity of eolian dust sources from saline lake sediments and biological soil crusts in arid Southern Australia. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 80(2), pp. 294-304. Wiley 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2011.01289.x

Bienhold, Christina; Boetius, Antje; Ramette, Alban Nicolas (2012). The energy–diversity relationship of complex bacterial communities in Arctic deep-sea sediments. The ISME Journal, 6(4), pp. 724-732. Nature 10.1038/ismej.2011.140


Lüer, Sonja; Troller, Rolf; Jetter, Marion; Spaniol, Violeta; Aebi, Christoph (2011). Topical curcumin can inhibit deleterious effects of upper respiratory tract bacteria on human oropharyngeal cells in vitro: potential role for patients with cancer therapy induced mucositis? Supportive care in cancer, 19(6), pp. 799-806. Berlin: Springer 10.1007/s00520-010-0894-x

Ortmann, Jana; Veit, Martha; Zingg, Sandra; Di Santo, Stefano; Traupe, Tobias; Yang, Zijiang; Völzmann, Jan; Dubey, Raghvendra K; Christen, Stephan; Baumgartner, Iris (2011). Estrogen receptor- but not - or GPER inhibits high glucose-induced human VSMC proliferation: potential role of ROS and ERK. Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism, 96(1), pp. 220-8. Chevy Chase, Md.: Endocrine Society 10.1210/jc.2010-0943

Sury, Matthias D.; Vorlet-Fawer, Lorianne; Agarinis, Claudia; Yousefi, Shida; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen L.; Christen, Stephan (2011). Restoration of Akt activity by the bisperoxovanadium compound bpV(pic) attenuates hippocampal apoptosis in experimental neonatal pneumococcal meningitis. Neurobiology of disease, 41(1), pp. 201-208. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.nbd.2010.09.007

Posthaus, H; Bodmer, T; Alves, L; Oevermann, A; Schiller, I; Rhodes, S G; Zimmerli, S (2011). Accidental infection of veterinary personnel with Mycobacterium tuberculosis at necropsy: a case study. Veterinary microbiology, 149(3-4), pp. 374-80. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.vetmic.2010.11.027

Macheras, Edouard; Roux, Anne-Laure; Bastian, Sylvaine; Leão, Sylvia Cardoso; Palaci, Moises; Sivadon-Tardy, Valérie; Gutierrez, Cristina; Richter, Elvira; Rüsch-Gerdes, Sabine; Pfyffer, Gaby; Bodmer, Thomas; Cambau, Emmanuelle; Gaillard, Jean-Louis; Heym, Beate (2011). Multilocus sequence analysis and rpoB sequencing of Mycobacterium abscessus (sensu lato) strains. Journal of clinical microbiology, 49(2), pp. 491-9. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.01274-10

Achermann, R; Suter, K; Kronenberg, A; Gyger, P; Mühlemann, K; Zimmerli, W; Bucher, H C (2011). Antibiotic use in adult outpatients in Switzerland in relation to regions, seasonality and point of care tests. Clinical microbiology and infection, 17(6), pp. 855-61. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2010.03348.x

Sluijs, Koenraad F van der; Obregon, Carolina; Geiser, Thomas K; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Nicod, Laurent P (2011). Monocyte differentiation toward regulatory dendritic cells is not affected by respiratory syncytial virus-induced inflammatory mediators. American journal of respiratory cell and molecular biology, 44(5), pp. 655-64. New York, N.Y.: American Lung Association 10.1165/rcmb.2010-0136OC

Schüpbach, Jörg; Bisset, Leslie R; Regenass, Stephan; Bürgisser, Philippe; Gorgievski, Meri; Steffen, Ingrid; Andreutti, Corinne; Martinetti, Gladys; Shah, Cyril; Yerly, Sabine; Klimkait, Thomas; Gebhardt, Martin; Schöni-Affolter, Franziska; Rickenbach, Martin; Keiser, O; Swiss HIV Cohort Study, (2011). High specificity of line-immunoassay based algorithms for recent HIV-1 infection independent of viral subtype and stage of disease. BMC infectious diseases, 11, p. 254. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2334-11-254

Kurmann, Anita; Peter, Matthias; Tschan, Franziska; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Candinas, Daniel; Beldi, Guido (2011). Adverse effect of noise in the operating theatre on surgical-site infection. British journal of surgery, 98(7), pp. 1021-1025. Bristol, UK: John Wright & Sons 10.1002/bjs.7496

Schlapbach, Luregn J.; Frey, Stefanie; Bigler, Susanna; Manh-Nhi, Chiem; Aebi, Christoph; Nelle, Mathias; Nuoffer, Jean-Marc (2011). Copeptin concentration in cord blood in infants with early-onset sepsis, chorioamnionitis and perinatal asphyxia. BMC pediatrics, 11, p. 38. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2431-11-38

Papp-Wallace, Krisztina M; Endimiani, Andrea; Taracila, Magdalena A; Bonomo, Robert A (2011). Carbapenems: past, present, and future. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 55(11), pp. 4943-60. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.00296-11

Woehrl, Bianca; Klein, Matthias; Grandgirard, Denis; Koedel, Uwe; Leib, Stephen (2011). Bacterial meningitis: current therapy and possible future treatment options. Expert review of anti-infective therapy, 9(11), pp. 1053-1065. London: Expert Reviews 10.1586/ERI.11.129

Hofer, Sandra; Grandgirard, Denis; Burri, Denise; Fröhlich, Tanja K.; Leib, Stephen L. (2011). Bacterial meningitis impairs hippocampal neurogenesis. Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology, 70(10), pp. 890-899. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/NEN.0b013e3182303f31

Monney, Thierry; Rütti, David; Schorer, Michelle; Debache, Karim; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen L.; Hemphill, Andrew (2011). RecNcMIC3-1-R is a microneme- and rhoptry-based chimeric antigen that protects against acute neosporosis and limits cerebral parasite load in the mouse model for Neospora caninum infection. Vaccine, 29(40), pp. 6967-6975. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.07.038

da Silva, Thayse Azevedo; Fontes, Fabrícia Lima; Coutinho, Leonam Gomes; de Souza, Fladjule Rejane Soares; de Melo, Julliane Tamara Araújo; de Souto, Janeusa Trindade; Leib, Stephen L.; Agnez-Lima, Lucymara Fassarella (2011). SNPs in DNA repair genes associated to meningitis and host immune response. Mutation research - fundamental and molecular mechanisms of mutagenesis, 713(1-2), pp. 39-47. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.mrfmmm.2011.05.012

de Souza, Fladjule Rejane Soares; Fontes, Fabrícia Lima; da Silva, Thayse Azevedo; Coutinho, Leonam Gomes; Leib, Stephen L.; Agnez-Lima, Lucymara Fassarella (2011). Association of kynurenine aminotransferase II gene C401T polymorphism with immune response in patients with meningitis. BMC medical genetics, 12(51), p. 51. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2350-12-51

Blaser, Cornelia; Wittwer, Matthias; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen L. (2011). Adjunctive dexamethasone affects the expression of genes related to inflammation, neurogenesis and apoptosis in infant rat pneumococcal meningitis. PLoS ONE, 6(3), e17840. Lawrence, Kans.: Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0017840

Braun, Benedikt J.; Slowik, Alexander; Leib, Stephen L.; Lucius, Ralph; Varoga, Deike; Wruck, Christoph J.; Jansen, Sandra; Podschun, Rainer; Pufe, Thomas; Brandenburg, Lars-Ove (2011). The formyl peptide receptor like-1 and scavenger receptor MARCO are involved in glial cell activation in bacterial meningitis. Journal of neuroinflammation, 8(1), p. 11. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1742-2094-8-11

Margos, M.C.; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen; Gottstein, Bruno (2011). In vitro induction of lymph node cell proliferation by mouse bone marrow dendritic cells following stimulation with different Echinococcus multilocularis antigens. Journal of helminthology, 85(2), pp. 128-137. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 10.1017/S0022149X10000878

Casanova, Carlo; Iselin, Lukas; von Steiger, Niklaus; Droz, Sara; Sendi, Parham (2011). Staphylococcus hyicus bacteremia in a farmer. Journal of clinical microbiology, 49(12), pp. 4377-8. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.05645-11

Kronenberg, A; Koenig, S; Droz, S; Mühlemann, K (2011). Active surveillance of antibiotic resistance prevalence in urinary tract and skin infections in the outpatient setting. Clinical microbiology and infection, 17(12), pp. 1845-51. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2011.03519.x

Silva, W A; Pinheiro, A M; Jahns, B; Bögli-Stuber, K; Droz, S; Zimmerli, S (2011). Breast abscess due to Actinomyces europaeus. Infection, 39(3), pp. 255-8. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s15010-011-0119-3

Babouee, B; Widmer, A F; Dubuis, O; Ciardo, D; Droz, S; Betsch, B Y; Garzoni, C; Führer, U; Battegay, M; Frei, R; Goldenberger, D (2011). Emergence of four cases of KPC-2 and KPC-3-carrying Klebsiella pneumoniae introduced to Switzerland, 2009-10. Euro surveillance, 16(11) Saint-Maurice: Institut de Veille Sanitaire

Spaniol, Violeta; Troller, Rolf; Schaller, André; Aebi, Christoph (2011). Physiologic cold shock of Moraxella catarrhalis affects the expression of genes involved in the iron acquisition, serum resistance and immune evasion. BMC microbiology, 11, p. 182. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2180-11-182

Sallenbach, Seraina; Thiel, Steffen; Aebi, Christoph; Otth, Margrith; Bigler, Susanna; Jensenius, Jens C; Schlapbach, Luregn J; Ammann, Roland A (2011). Serum concentrations of lectin-pathway components in healthy neonates, children and adults: mannan-binding lectin (MBL), M-, L-, and H-ficolin, and MBL-associated serine protease-2 (MASP-2). Pediatric allergy and immunology, 22(4), pp. 424-30. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/j.1399-3038.2010.01104.x

Sadeghi, Christine D; Aebi, Christoph; Gorgievski-Hrisoho, Meri; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Barbani, Maria Teresa (2011). Twelve years' detection of respiratory viruses by immunofluorescence in hospitalised children: impact of the introduction of a new respiratory picornavirus assay. BMC infectious diseases, 11, p. 41. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2334-11-41

Plüss-Suard, C; Pannatier, A; Kronenberg, A; Mühlemann, K; Zanetti, G (2011). Hospital antibiotic consumption in Switzerland: comparison of a multicultural country with Europe. Journal of hospital infection, 79(2), pp. 166-71. Kidlington, UK: Elsevier 10.1016/j.jhin.2011.05.028

Gäumann, Rahel; Růžek, Daniel; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Strasser, Marc; Beuret, Christian M (2011). Phylogenetic and virulence analysis of tick-borne encephalitis virus field isolates from Switzerland. Journal of medical virology, 83(5), pp. 853-63. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley-Liss 10.1002/jmv.21993

Sax, Hugo; Uçkay, Ilker; Balmelli, Carlo; Bernasconi, Enos; Boubaker, Karim; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Ruef, Christian; Troillet, Nicolas; Widmer, Andreas; Zanetti, Giorgio; Pittet, Didier (2011). Overall burden of healthcare-associated infections among surgical patients. Results of a national study. Annals of surgery, 253(2), pp. 365-70. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/SLA.0b013e318202fda9

Kostadinov, Ivaylo; Kottmann, Renzo; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Waldmann, Jost; Buttigieg, Pier Luigi; Glöckner, Frank (2011). Quantifying the effect of environment stability on the transcription factor repertoire of marine microbes. Microbial Informatics and Experimentation, 1(1), p. 9. BioMed Central 10.1186/2042-5783-1-9

Schöttner, Sandra; Pfitzner, Barbara; Grünke, Stefanie; Rasheed, Mohammed; Wild, Christian; Ramette, Alban Nicolas (2011). Drivers of bacterial diversity dynamics in permeable carbonate and silicate coral reef sands from the Red Sea. Environmental microbiology, 13(7), pp. 1815-1826. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2011.02494.x

Rossel, Pamela E.; Elvert, Marcus; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Boetius, Antje; Hinrichs, Kai-Uwe (2011). Factors controlling the distribution of anaerobic methanotrophic communities in marine environments: Evidence from intact polar membrane lipids. Geochimica et cosmochimica acta, 75(1), pp. 164-184. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.gca.2010.09.031

Bru, D; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Saby, N P A; Dequiedt, S; Ranjard, L; Jolivet, C; Arrouays, D; Philippot, L (2011). Determinants of the distribution of nitrogen-cycling microbial communities at the landscape scale. The ISME Journal, 5(3), pp. 532-542. Nature 10.1038/ismej.2010.130

Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Frapolli, Michele; Saux, Marion Fischer-Le; Gruffaz, C.; Meyer, Jean-Marie; Défago, Geneviève; Sutra, Laurent; Moënne-Loccoz, Yvan (2011). Pseudomonas protegens sp. nov., widespread plant-protecting bacteria producing the biocontrol compounds 2,4-diacetylphloroglucinol and pyoluteorin. Systematic and applied microbiology, 34(3), pp. 180-188. Elsevier 10.1016/j.syapm.2010.10.005


Schindera, Christina; Kraemer, Ann Lea; Regamey, Nicolas; Aebi, Christoph; Gorgievski-Hrisoho, Meri; Barbani, Maria Teresa (2010). Immunofluorescence versus xTAG multiplex PCR for the detection of respiratory picornavirus infections in children. Journal of clinical virology, 48(3), pp. 223-225. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.jcv.2010.04.005

Bigi, S; Aebi, C; Nauer, C; Bigler, S; Steinlin, M (2010). Acute transverse myelitis in Lyme neuroborreliosis. Infection, 38(5), pp. 413-6. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/BF01648938

Gottstein, Bruno; Wittwer, Matthias; Schild, Marc; Merli, Michael; Leib, Stephen L.; Müller, Norbert; Müller, Joachim; Jaggi, Rolf (2010). Hepatic gene expression profile in mice perorally infected with Echinococcus multilocularis eggs. PLoS ONE, 5(4), e9779. Lawrence, Kans.: Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0009779

Tappeiner, Christoph; Schürch, Kaspar Werner; Goldblum, David; Zimmerli, Stefan; Fleischhauer, Johannes M.C.; Früh Epstein, Beatrice (2010). Combined meropenem and linezolid as a systemic treatment for postoperative endophthalmitis. Klinische Monatsblätter für Augenheilkunde, 227(4), pp. 257-61. Stuttgart: Ferdinand Enke Verlag 10.1055/s-0029-1245219

Berthod, D; Mühlemann, K; Oestmann, A (2010). [Right-sided lower abdominal pain and diarrhea of a young diabetic woman]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 99(12), pp. 733-5. Bern: Huber

Bellac, Caroline L.; Coimbra, Roney S.; Christen, Stephan; Leib, Stephen L. (2010). Inhibition of the kynurenine-NAD+ pathway leads to energy failure and exacerbates apoptosis in pneumococcal meningitis. Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology, 69(11), pp. 1096-1104. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/NEN.0b013e3181f7e7e9

Theurillat, Regula; Zimmerli, Stefan; Thormann, Wolfgang (2010). Determination of voriconazole in human serum and plasma by micellar electrokinetic chromatography. Journal of pharmaceutical and biomedical analysis, 53(5), pp. 1313-8. Oxford: Pergamon Press 10.1016/j.jpba.2010.05.015

Jetter, Marion; Spaniol, Violeta; Troller, Rolf; Aebi, Christoph (2010). Down-regulation of porin M35 in Moraxella catarrhalis by aminopenicillins and environmental factors and its potential contribution to the mechanism of resistance to aminopenicillins. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 65(10), pp. 2089-96. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/dkq312

Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen L. (2010). Meningitis in neonates: bench to bedside. Clinics in perinatology, 37(3), pp. 655-676. New York, N.Y.: Elsevier 10.1016/j.clp.2010.05.004

Wittwer, Matthias; Grandgirard, Denis; Rohrbach, Janine; Leib, Stephen L. (2010). Tracking the transcriptional host response from the acute to the regenerative phase of experimental pneumococcal meningitis. BMC infectious diseases, 10(176), p. 176. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2334-10-176

Blaser, Cornelia; Klein, Matthias; Grandgirard, Denis; Wittwer, Matthias; Peltola, Heikki; Weigand, Michael; Koedel, Uwe; Leib, Stephen L. (2010). Adjuvant glycerol is not beneficial in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. BMC infectious diseases, 10(84), p. 84. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2334-10-84

Sellner, Johann; Täuber, Martin G.; Leib, Stephen L. (2010). Pathogenesis and pathophysiology of bacterial CNS infections. Handbook of clinical neurology, 96, pp. 1-16. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/S0072-9752(09)96001-8

Grandgirard, Denis; Oberson, Kevin; Bühlmann, Angela; Gäumann, Rahel; Leib, Stephen L. (2010). Attenuation of cerebrospinal fluid inflammation by the nonbacteriolytic antibiotic daptomycin versus that by ceftriaxone in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 54(3), pp. 1323-1326. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.00812-09

Østergaard, Christian; Leib, Stephen L.; Rowland, Ian; Brandt, Christian T. (2010). Bacteremia causes hippocampal apoptosis in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. BMC infectious diseases, 10(1), p. 1. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2334-10-1

Brugger, Silvio D.; Frey, Pascal; Aebi, Suzanne; Hinds, Jason; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2010). Multiple colonization with S. pneumoniae before and after introduction of the seven-valent conjugated pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine. PLoS ONE, 5(7), e11638. Lawrence, Kans.: Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pone.0011638

Gäumann, Rahel; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Strasser, Marc; Beuret, Christian M (2010). High-throughput procedure for tick surveys of tick-borne encephalitis virus and its application in a national surveillance study in Switzerland. Applied and environmental microbiology, 76(13), pp. 4241-9. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AEM.00391-10

Nicolao, Marie; Täuber, Martin G; Marian, Florica; Heusser, Peter (2010). Complementary medicine courses in Swiss medical schools: actual status and students' experience. Swiss medical weekly, 140(3-4), pp. 44-51. Muttenz: EMH Schweizerischer Ärzteverlag

Nicolao, Marie; Täuber, Martin G; Heusser, Peter (2010). How should complementary and alternative medicine be taught to medical students in Switzerland? A survey of medical experts and students. Medical teacher, 32(1), pp. 50-5. London: Informa Healthcare 10.3109/01421590902825123

Sendi, Parham; Springe, Stefanie D; Zimmerli, Stefan (2010). Lung cysts. American journal of the medical sciences, 339(1), p. 77. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/MAJ.0b013e3181af8347

Hanquet, Germaine; Perrocheau, Anne; Kissling, Esther; Bruhl, Daniel Levy; Tarragó, David; Stuart, James; Stefanoff, Pawel; Heuberger, Sigrid; Kriz, Paula; Vergison, Anne; de Greeff, Sabine C.; Amato-Gauci, Andrew; Celentano, Lucia Pastore; ECDC country experts for pneumococcal disease, incl.; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2010). Surveillance of invasive pneumococcal disease in 30 EU countries: Towards a European system? Vaccine, 28(23), pp. 3920-3928. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.vaccine.2010.03.069

Amaral-Zettler, Linda; Artigas, Luis Felipe; Baross, John; Bharathi P.A., Loka; Boetius, Antje; Chandramohan, Dorairajasingam; Herndl, Gerhard; Kogure, Kazuhiro; Neal, Phillip; Pedrós-Alió, Carlos; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Schouten, Stefan; Stal, Lucas; Thessen, Anne; Leeuw, Jan de; Sogin, Mitchell (2010). A Global Census of Marine Microbes. In: McIntyre, Alasdair D. (ed.) Life in the World’s Oceans: Diversity, Distribution, and Abundance (pp. 221-245). Oxford: Blackwell Publishing Ltd 10.1002/9781444325508.ch12

Schauer, Regina; Bienhold, Christina; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Harder, Jens (2010). Bacterial diversity and biogeography in deep-sea surface sediments of the South Atlantic Ocean. The ISME Journal, 4(2), pp. 159-170. Nature 10.1038/ismej.2009.106

Petersen, Jillian M.; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Lott, Christian; Cambon-Bonavita, Marie-Anne; Zbinden, Magali; Dubilier, Nicole (2010). Dual symbiosis of the vent shrimp Rimicaris exoculata with filamentous gamma- and epsilonproteobacteria at four Mid-Atlantic Ridge hydrothermal vent fields. Environmental microbiology, 12(8), pp. 2204-2218. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2009.02129.x

Verna, Caroline; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Wiklund, Helena; Dahlgren, Thomas G.; Glover, Adrian G.; Gaill, Françoise; Dubilier, Nicole (2010). High symbiont diversity in the bone-eating worm Osedax mucofloris from shallow whale-falls in the North Atlantic. Environmental microbiology, 12(8), pp. 2355-2370. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/j.1462-2920.2010.02299.x

Orcutt, Beth N.; Joye, Samantha B.; Kleindienst, Sara; Knittel, Katrin; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Reitz, Anja; Samarkin, Vladimir; Treude, Tina; Boetius, Antje (2010). Impact of natural oil and higher hydrocarbons on microbial diversity, distribution, and activity in Gulf of Mexico cold-seep sediments. Deep-sea research. Part 2 - topical studies in oceanography, 57(21-23), pp. 2008-2021. Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.dsr2.2010.05.014

Alonso, C; Gómez-Pereira, P; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Ortega, L; Fuchs, BM; Amann, R (2010). Multilevel analysis of the bacterial diversity along the environmental gradient Río de la Plata–South Atlantic Ocean. Aquatic Microbial Ecology, 61(1), pp. 57-72. Inter-Research 10.3354/ame01439

Gobet, A.; Quince, C.; Ramette, Alban Nicolas (2010). Multivariate Cutoff Level Analysis (MultiCoLA) of large community data sets. Nucleic acids research, 38(15), e155. Oxford University Press 10.1093/nar/gkq545

Grünke, Stefanie; Lichtschlag, Anna; Beer, Dirk de; Kuypers, Marcel; Lösekann-Behrens, Tina; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Boetius, Antje (2010). Novel observations of Thiobacterium, a sulfur-storing Gammaproteobacterium producing gelatinous mats. The ISME Journal, 4(8), pp. 1031-1043. Nature 10.1038/ismej.2010.23

Knief, Claudia; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Frances, Lisa; Alonso-Blanco, Carlos; Vorholt, Julia A (2010). Site and plant species are important determinants of the Methylobacterium community composition in the plant phyllosphere. The ISME Journal, 4(6), pp. 719-728. Nature 10.1038/ismej.2010.9

Meziti, Alexandra; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Mente, Eleni; Kormas, Konstantinos Ar. (2010). Temporal shifts of the Norway lobster (Nephrops norvegicus) gut bacterial communities. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 74(2), pp. 472-484. Wiley 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2010.00964.x


Klein, M; Pfister, H W; Leib, Stephen L.; Koedel, U (2009). Therapy of community-acquired acute bacterial meningitis: the clock is running. Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy, 10(16), pp. 2609-2623. Informa Healthcare 10.1517/14656560903277210

Tapparel, Caroline; Cordey, Samuel; Van Belle, Sandra; Turin, Lara; Lee, Wai-Ming; Regamey, Nicolas; Meylan, Pascal; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Gobbini, Francesca; Kaiser, Laurent (2009). New molecular detection tools adapted to emerging rhinoviruses and enteroviruses. Journal of clinical microbiology, 47(6), pp. 1742-9. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.02339-08

Tappeiner, Christoph; Goldblum, David; Zimmerli, Stefan; Fux, Christoph; Frueh, Beatrice E (2009). Donor-to-host transmission of Candida glabrata to both recipients of corneal transplants from the same donor. Cornea, 28(2), pp. 228-30. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/ICO.0b013e318183a3e3

Sellner, Johann; Buonomano, Roberto; Nedeltchev, Krassen; Findling, Oliver; Schroth, Gerhard; Surbek, Daniel; Leib, Stephen L. (2009). A case of maternal herpes simplex virus encephalitis during late pregnancy. Nature clinical practice - neurology, 5(1), pp. 51-56. New York, N.Y.: Nature Publishing Group 10.1038/ncpneuro0972

Stickel, Felix; Droz, Sara; Patsenker, Eleonora; Bögli-Stuber, Katja; Aebi, Beat; Leib, Stephen L. (2009). Severe hepatotoxicity following ingestion of Herbalife nutritional supplements contaminated with Bacillus subtilis. Journal of hepatology, 50(1), pp. 111-117. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.jhep.2008.08.017

Maerki, Christa; Meuter, Simone; Liebi, Mark; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Frederick, Mitchell J; Yawalkar, Nikhil; Moser, Bernhard; Wolf, Marlene (2009). Potent and broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity of CXCL14 suggests an immediate role in skin infections. Journal of immunology, 182(1), pp. 507-14. Bethesda, Md.: American Association of Immunologists

Noti, F; Zimmerli, S; Goerre, S; Carrel, T; Suter, T (2009). [Does yoghurt gnaw at cardiac valves?]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 98(10), pp. 547-50. Bern: Huber

Rausch, Alma-Verena; Gross, Ariane; Droz, Sara; Bodmer, Thomas; Surbek, Daniel V (2009). Group B Streptococcus colonization in pregnancy: prevalence and prevention strategies of neonatal sepsis. Journal of perinatal medicine, 37(2), pp. 124-9. Berlin: De Gruyter 10.1515/JPM.2009.020

Spaniol, Violeta; Troller, Rolf; Aebi, Christoph (2009). Physiologic cold shock increases adherence of Moraxella catarrhalis to and secretion of interleukin 8 in human upper respiratory tract epithelial cells. Journal of infectious diseases, 200(10), pp. 1593-601. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/644640

Jetter, Marion; Heiniger, Nadja; Spaniol, Violeta; Troller, Rolf; Schaller, André; Aebi, Christoph (2009). Outer membrane porin M35 of Moraxella catarrhalis mediates susceptibility to aminopenicillins. BMC microbiology, 9, p. 188. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2180-9-188

Tapparel, Caroline; Junier, Thomas; Gerlach, Daniel; Van-Belle, Sandra; Turin, Lara; Cordey, Samuel; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Regamey, Nicolas; Aubert, John-David; Soccal, Paola M; Eigenmann, Philippe; Zdobnov, Evgeny; Kaiser, Laurent (2009). New respiratory enterovirus and recombinant rhinoviruses among circulating picornaviruses. Emerging infectious diseases, 15(5), pp. 719-726. Atlanta, Ga.: U.S. National Center for Infectious Diseases 10.3201/eid1505.081286

Täuber, M G; Mühlemann, K (2009). [Antibiotic therapy in the outpatient setting: update 2009]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 98(16), pp. 877-83. Bern: Huber

Looney, W John; Narita, Masashi; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2009). Stenotrophomonas maltophilia: an emerging opportunist human pathogen. Lancet infectious diseases, 9(5), pp. 312-23. London: Elsevier 10.1016/S1473-3099(09)70083-0

Brugger, Silvio D.; Hathaway, Lucy J; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2009). Detection of Streptococcus pneumoniae strain cocolonization in the nasopharynx. Journal of clinical microbiology, 47(6), pp. 1750-6. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.01877-08

Brandenburg, Lars-Ove; Varoga, Deike; Nicolaeva, Nicoletta; Leib, Stephen L.; Podschun, Rainer; Wruck, Christoph J.; Wilms, Henrik; Lucius, Ralph; Pufe, Thomas (2009). Expression and regulation of antimicrobial peptide rCRAMP after bacterial infection in primary rat meningeal cells. Journal of neuroimmunology, 217(1-2), pp. 55-64. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.jneuroim.2009.10.004

Debache, Karim; Alaeddine, Ferial; Guionaud, Christophe; Monney, Thierry; Müller, Joachim; Strohbusch, Maria; Leib, Stephen L.; Grandgirard, Denis; Hemphill, Andrew (2009). Vaccination with recombinant NcROP2 combined with recombinant NcMIC1 and NcMIC3 reduces cerebral infection and vertical transmission in mice experimentally infected with Neospora caninum tachyzoites. International journal for parasitology, 39(12), pp. 1373-1384. Kidlington, UK: Elsevier 10.1016/j.ijpara.2009.04.006

Sellner, Johann; Grandgirard, Denis; Gianinazzi, Christian; Landmann, Regine M.; Leib, Stephen L. (2009). Effects of Toll-like receptor 2 agonist Pam(3)CysSK(4) on inflammation and brain damage in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Journal of neuroimmunology, 206(1-2), pp. 28-31. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.jneuroim.2008.10.004

Theoulakis, Panagiotis; Goldblum, David; Zimmerli, Stefan; Muehlethaler, Konrad; Frueh, Beatrice E (2009). Keratitis resulting from Thielavia subthermophila Mouchacca. Cornea, 28(9), pp. 1067-9. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/ICO.0b013e31819717f4

Strohbusch, M.; Muller, N.; Hemphill, A.; Margos, M.; Grandgirard, D.; Leib, Stephen; Greif, G.; Gottstein, B. (2009). Neospora caninum and bone marrow-derived dendritic cells: parasite survival, proliferation, and induction of cytokine expression. Parasite immunology, 31(7), pp. 366-372. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1111/j.1365-3024.2009.01112.x

Horvath, Christina E.; Brinkmann, Christian K.; Ozdoba, Christoph; Leib, Stephen; Wolf, Sebastian; Wolf-Schnurrbusch, Ute E.K. (2009). Chorioretinal nocardiosis. Retinal Cases & Brief Reports, 3(3), pp. 263-265. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/ICB.0b013e31817376eb

Zhao, Shuo; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Niu, Gui-Lan; Liu, Hong; Zhou, Ning-Yi (2009). Effects of nitrobenzene contamination and of bioaugmentation on nitrification and ammonia-oxidizing bacteria in soil. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 70(2), pp. 315-323. Wiley 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2009.00773.x

Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Boetius, Antje (2009). Crystal ball - 2009. Environmental Microbiology Reports, 1(1), pp. 3-26. Wiley 10.1111/j.1758-2229.2008.00010.x

Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Tiedje, J.M.; Boetius, A. (2009). Impact of space, time and complex environments on microbial communities. Clinical microbiology and infection, 15(Suppl. 1), pp. 60-62. Blackwell Publishing 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2008.02692.x

Schöttner, Sandra; Hoffmann, Friederike; Wild, Christian; Rapp, Hans Tore; Boetius, Antje; Ramette, Alban Nicolas (2009). Inter- and intra-habitat bacterial diversity associated with cold-water corals. The ISME Journal, 3(6), pp. 756-759. Nature 10.1038/ismej.2009.15

Ramette, Alban Nicolas (2009). Quantitative Community Fingerprinting Methods for Estimating the Abundance of Operational Taxonomic Units in Natural Microbial Communities. Applied and environmental microbiology, 75(8), pp. 2495-2505. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AEM.02409-08


Sheldon, R Ann; Christen, Stephan; Ferriero, Donna M (2008). Genetic and pharmacologic manipulation of oxidative stress after neonatal hypoxia-ischemia. International journal of developmental neuroscience, 26(1), pp. 87-92. Kidlington, UK: Elsevier Science 10.1016/j.ijdevneu.2007.08.010

Spaniol, Violeta; Heiniger, Nadja; Troller, Rolf; Aebi, Christoph (2008). Outer membrane protein UspA1 and lipooligosaccharide are involved in invasion of human epithelial cells by Moraxella catarrhalis. Microbes and infection, 10(1), pp. 3-11. Paris: Elsevier Masson SAS 10.1016/j.micinf.2007.09.014

Bättig, Patrick; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2008). Influence of the spxB gene on competence in Streptococcus pneumoniae. Journal of bacteriology, 190(4), pp. 1184-9. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JB.01517-07

Weiser, Barbara; Philpott, Sean; Klimkait, Thomas; Burger, Harold; Kitchen, Christina; Bürgisser, Philippe; Gorgievski, Meri; Perrin, Luc; Piffaretti, Jean-Claude; Ledergerber, Bruno (2008). HIV-1 coreceptor usage and CXCR4-specific viral load predict clinical disease progression during combination antiretroviral therapy. AIDS, 22(4), pp. 469-79. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/QAD.0b013e3282f4196c

Gehre, F.; Leib, Stephen L.; Grandgirard, Denis; Kummer, Jürg; Bühlmann, Angela; Simon, Franziska; Gäumann, R.; Kharat, A. S.; Täuber, Martin G.; Tomasz, A. (2008). Essential role of choline for pneumococcal virulence in an experimental model of meningitis. Internal medicine journal, 264(2), pp. 143-154. Sydney: Blackwell 10.1111/j.1365-2796.2008.01930.x

Sury, Matthias D.; Agarinis, Claudia; Widmer, Hans-Rudolf; Leib, Stephen L.; Christen, Stephan (2008). JNK is activated but does not mediate hippocampal neuronal apoptosis in experimental neonatal pneumococcal meningitis. Neurobiology of disease, 32(1), pp. 142-150. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/J.nbd.2008.07.006

Schneider, Michael; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Droz, Sara; Couzinet, Sabine; Casaulta, Carmen; Zimmerli, Stefan (2008). Clinical characteristics associated with isolation of small-colony variants of Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa from respiratory secretions of patients with cystic fibrosis. Journal of clinical microbiology, 46(5), pp. 1832-4. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.00361-08

Sellner, Johann; Greeve, Isabell; Findling, Oliver; Kamm, Christian P.; Minten, Carsten; Engelhardt, Britta; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen L.; Mattle, Heinrich P (2008). Effect of interferon-beta and atorvastatin on Th1/Th2 cytokines in multiple sclerosis. Neurochemistry international, 53(1-2), pp. 17-21. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.neuint.2008.04.004

Müller, Stefan; Schaffer, Thomas; Schoepfer, Alain M; Hilty, Annamarie; Bodmer, Thomas; Seibold, Frank (2008). Partial overlap of anti-mycobacterial, and anti-Saccharomyces cerevisiae mannan antibodies in Crohn's disease. World journal of gastroenterology, 14(23), pp. 3650-61. Beijing (China): WJG Press 10.3748/wjg.14.3650

Kersen, D; Henle-Gross, A; Droz, S; Wüst, A; Surbek, D (2008). Der B-Streptokokkennachweis im Vergleich: Kultur (Goldstandard) versus GeneWpert GBS (PCR Schnelltest). Geburtshilfe und Frauenheilkunde(68), S126. Stuttgart: Thieme

Surbek, D; Henle Gross, A; Droz, S; Kersten, D; Kind, A; Bodmer, C (2008). Performance of a new rapid PCR-based test for detection of Group B-Strep. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology, 199(6), S128. Orlando, Fla.: Elsevier 10.1016/j.ajog.2008.09.457

Stebler, Ariane; Iseli, Patricia; Mühlemann, Kathrin; Bodmer, Thomas (2008). Whole-blood interferon-gamma release assay for baseline tuberculosis screening of healthcare workers at a Swiss university hospital. Infection control and hospital epidemiology, 29(7), pp. 681-3. Thorofare, N.J.: SLACK 10.1086/588587

Hviid, Anders; Rubin, Steven; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2008). Mumps. Lancet, 371(9616), pp. 932-44. London: Elsevier 10.1016/S0140-6736(08)60419-5

Bühlmann, Manuela; Bögli-Stuber, Katja; Droz, Sara; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2008). Rapid screening for carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus by PCR and associated costs. Journal of clinical microbiology, 46(7), pp. 2151-4. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.01957-07

Brandenburg, Lars-Ove; Varoga, Deike; Nicolaeva, Nicoletta; Leib, Stephen L.; Wilms, Henrik; Podschun, Rainer; Wruck, Christoph J; Schröder, Jens-Michael; Pufe, Thomas; Lucius, Ralph (2008). Role of glial cells in the functional expression of LL-37/rat cathelin-related antimicrobial peptide in meningitis. Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology, 67(11), pp. 1041-1054. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/NEN.0b013e31818b4801

Grandgirard, Denis; Loeffler, Jutta M.; Fischetti, Vincent A.; Leib, Stephen L. (2008). Phage lytic enzyme Cpl-1 for antibacterial therapy in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 197(11), pp. 1519-1522. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/587942

Sellner, Johann; Ringer, Ralph; Baumann, Pierre; Perey, Michèl Jonzier; Schmitt, Bernhard; Leib, Stephen L. (2008). Effect of the NMDA-receptor antagonist dextromethorphan in infant rat pneumococcal meningitis. Current drug metabolism, 9(1), pp. 83-88. Hilversum: Bentham Science Publishers

Sellner, Johann; Greeve, Isabell; Leib, Stephen L.; Mattle, Heinrich P. (2008). Atorvastatin does not alter interferon Beta-induced changes of serum matrix metalloproteinase 9 and tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase 1 in patients with multiple sclerosis. Archives of neurology, 65(5), pp. 672-674. Chicago, Ill.: American Medical Association 10.1001/archneur.65.5.672

Sellner, Johann; Greeve, I; Findling, O; Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen L.; Mattle, H P (2008). Atorvastatin does not alter serum levels of sCD95 and sCD95L in multiple sclerosis. Clinical and experimental immunology, 152(2), pp. 280-284. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1111/j.1365-2249.2008.03630.x

Kipfer, Beat; Reichmuth, Markus; Büchler, Markus; Meisels, Cyrus; Bodmer, Thomas (2008). Tuberculosis in a Swiss army training camp: contact investigation using an Interferon gamma release assay. Swiss medical weekly, 138(17-18), pp. 267-72. Muttenz: EMH Schweizerischer Ärzteverlag

Ruhwald, M; Bodmer, T; Maier, C; Jepsen, M; Haaland, M B; Eugen-Olsen, J; Ravn, P (2008). Evaluating the potential of IP-10 and MCP-2 as biomarkers for the diagnosis of tuberculosis. European respiratory journal, 32(6), pp. 1607-15. Sheffield, UK: European Respiratory Society 10.1183/09031936.00055508


Goldblum, David; Fausch, Kathrin; Frueh, Beatrice E; Theurillat, Regula; Thormann, Wolfgang; Zimmerli, Stefan (2007). Ocular penetration of caspofungin in a rabbit uveitis model. Graefe's archive for clinical and experimental ophthalmology, 245(6), pp. 825-833. Berlin: Springer 10.1007/s00417-006-0460-x

Ren, Hao; Leib, Stephen L.; Ferriero, Donna M; Täuber, Martin G.; Christen, Stephan (2007). Induction of haem oxygenase-1 causes cortical non-haem iron increase in experimental pneumococcal meningitis: evidence that concomitant ferritin up-regulation prevents iron-induced oxidative damage. Journal of neurochemistry, 100(2), pp. 532-544. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2006.04230.x

Christen, Stephan; Cattin, Isabelle; Knight, Iona; Winyard, Paul G; Blum, Jürg W; Elsasser, Theodore H (2007). Plasma S-nitrosothiol status in neonatal calves: ontogenetic associations with tissue-specific S-nitrosylation and nitric oxide synthase. Experimental biology and medicine, 232(2), pp. 309-22. Maywood, N.J.: Society for Experimental Biology & Medicine

Evison, John; Blaser, Beat; Stauffer, Edouard; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2007). Parapharyngeal abscess by Aspergillus flavus in a neutropenic patient with myelogenous leukaemia. Mycoses, 50(3), pp. 239-41. Berlin: Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/j.0933-7407.2006.01354.x

Hoffmann, H; Loytved, G; Bodmer, T (2007). [Interferon-gamma release assays in tuberculosis diagnostics]. Internist, 48(5), 497-8, 500-6. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s00108-007-1827-8

Lykkesfeldt, Jens; Trueba, Gilberto Perez; Poulsen, Henrik E; Christen, Stephan (2007). Vitamin C deficiency in weanling guinea pigs: differential expression of oxidative stress and DNA repair in liver and brain. British journal of nutrition, 98(6), pp. 1116-9. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 10.1017/S0007114507787457

Lykkesfeldt, Jens; Morgan, Evan; Christen, Stephan; Skovgaard, Lene Theil; Moos, Torben (2007). Oxidative stress and damage in liver, but not in brain, of Fischer 344 rats subjected to dietary iron supplementation with lipid-soluble [(3,5,5-trimethylhexanoyl)ferrocene]. Journal of biochemical and molecular toxicology, 21(3), pp. 145-55. New York, N.Y.: Wiley & Sons 10.1002/jbt.20170

Sheldon, R Ann; Aminoff, Alexandra; Lee, Christina L; Christen, Stephan; Ferriero, Donna M (2007). Hypoxic preconditioning reverses protection after neonatal hypoxia-ischemia in glutathione peroxidase transgenic murine brain. Pediatric research, 61(6), pp. 666-70. New York, N.Y.: Nature Publishing Group 10.1203/pdr.0b013e318053664c

Reiter, Elke; Jiang, Qing; Christen, Stephan (2007). Anti-inflammatory properties of alpha- and gamma-tocopherol. Molecular aspects of medicine, 28(5-6), pp. 668-91. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.mam.2007.01.003

Grandgirard, Denis; Steiner, Oliver; Täuber, Martin G.; Leib, Stephen L. (2007). An infant mouse model of brain damage in pneumococcal meningitis. Acta neuropathologica, 114(6), pp. 609-617. Berlin: Springer 10.1007/s00401-007-0304-8

Trampuz, Andrej; Steinhuber, Andrea; Wittwer, Matthias; Leib, Stephen L. (2007). Rapid diagnosis of experimental meningitis by bacterial heat production in cerebrospinal fluid. BMC infectious diseases, 7, p. 116. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2334-7-116

Bellac, Caroline L; Coimbra, Roney S; Simon, Franziska; Imboden, Johann; Leib, Stephen L. (2007). Gene and protein expression of galectin-3 and galectin-9 in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Neurobiology of disease, 28(2), pp. 175-183. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.nbd.2007.07.005

Coimbra, Roney S; Loquet, Gérard; Leib, Stephen L. (2007). Limited efficacy of adjuvant therapy with dexamethasone in preventing hearing loss due to experimental pneumococcal meningitis in the infant rat. Pediatric research, 62(3), pp. 291-294. New York, N.Y.: Nature Publishing Group 10.1203/PDR.0b013e318123fb7c

Zimmerli, Stefan; Knecht, Urspeter; Leib, Stephen L. (2007). A model of cerebral aspergillosis in non-immunosuppressed nursing rats. Acta neuropathologica, 114(4), pp. 411-418. Berlin: Springer 10.1007/s00401-007-0255-0

Echchannaoui, Hakim; Leib, Stephen L.; Neumann, Ulf; Landmann, Regine M. A. (2007). Adjuvant TACE inhibitor treatment improves the outcome of TLR2-/- mice with experimental pneumococcal meningitis. BMC infectious diseases, 7(25), p. 25. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2334-7-25

Grandgirard, Denis; Schürch, Christian; Cottagnoud, Philippe; Leib, Stephen L. (2007). Prevention of brain injury by the nonbacteriolytic antibiotic daptomycin in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 51(6), pp. 2173-2178. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.01014-06

Grandgirard, D; Bifrare, Y-D; Pleasure, S J; Kummer, J; Leib, Stephen L.; Tauber, Martin G. (2007). Pneumococcal meningitis induces apoptosis in recently postmitotic immature neurons in the dentate gyrus of neonatal rats. Developmental neuroscience, 29(1-2), pp. 134-142. Basel: Karger 10.1159/000096218

Sellner, Johann; Leib, Stephen L. (2007). Flu-related neurological complications: incidence and risk factors in children. Nature clinical practice - neurology, 3(11), pp. 606-607. New York, N.Y.: Nature Publishing Group 10.1038/ncpneuro0610

Morand, Brigitte; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2007). Heteroresistance to penicillin in Streptococcus pneumoniae. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America - PNAS, 104(35), pp. 14098-103. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences NAS 10.1073/pnas.0702377104

Hathaway, Lucy J; Bättig, Patrick; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2007). In vitro expression of the first capsule gene of Streptococcus pneumoniae, cpsA, is associated with serotype-specific colonization prevalence and invasiveness. Microbiology, 153(Pt 8), pp. 2465-71. Reading, UK: Society for General Microbiology 10.1099/mic.0.2006/005066-0

Bättig, Patrick; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2007). Capsule genes of Streptococcus pneumoniae influence growth in vitro. FEMS immunology and medical microbiology, 50(3), pp. 324-9. Oxford: Blackwell 10.1111/j.1574-695X.2007.00246.x

Hathaway, Lucy J; Brugger, Silvio D.; Martynova, Alina; Aebi, Suzanne; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2007). Use of the Agilent 2100 bioanalyzer for rapid and reproducible molecular typing of Streptococcus pneumoniae. Journal of clinical microbiology, 45(3), pp. 803-9. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.02169-06

Marschall, J; Evison, J-M; Droz, S; Studer, U C; Zimmerli, S (2007). Disseminated Tuberculosis Following Total Knee Arthroplasty in an HIV Patient. Infection, 36(3), pp. 274-278. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s15010-007-7011-1

Schüpbach, Jörg; Gebhardt, Martin D; Tomasik, Zuzana; Niederhauser, Christoph; Yerly, Sabine; Bürgisser, Philippe; Matter, Lukas; Gorgievski, Meri; Dubs, Rolf; Schultze, Detlev; Steffen, Ingrid; Andreutti, Corinne; Martinetti, Gladys; Güntert, Bruno; Staub, Roger; Daneel, Synove; Vernazza, Pietro (2007). Assessment of recent HIV-1 infection by a line immunoassay for HIV-1/2 confirmation. PLoS medicine, 4(12), e343. San Francisco, Calif.: Public Library of Science 10.1371/journal.pmed.0040343

Hoffmann, Matthias; Reichmuth, Markus; Fantelli, Karin; Schoch, Otto D; Fierz, Walter; Furrer, Hansjörg; Vernazza, Pietro (2007). Conventional tuberculin skin testing versus T-cell-based assays in the diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in HIV-positive patients. AIDS, 21(3), pp. 390-2. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/QAD.0b013e328012164b

Garzoni, Christian; Francois, Patrice; Huyghe, Antoine; Couzinet, Sabine; Tapparel, Caroline; Charbonnier, Yvan; Renzoni, Adriana; Lucchini, Sacha; Lew, Daniel P; Vaudaux, Pierre; Kelley, William L; Schrenzel, Jacques (2007). A global view of Staphylococcus aureus whole genome expression upon internalization in human epithelial cells. BMC Genomics, 8, p. 171. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2164-8-171

Leib, Stephen L. (2007). An in vitro model of central nervous system infection and regeneration: neuronal stem cells as targets of brain damage and regenerative therapies in bacterial meningitis. ALTEX-Alternatives to Animal Experimentation, 24 Spec No, pp. 90-92. Springer


Rauch, A; Droz, S; Zimmerli, Stefan; Leib, Stephen L. (2006). Dysphagia in elderly women: consider tetanus. Infection, 34(1), pp. 35-38. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s15010-006-4151-7

Bättig, Patrick; Hathaway, Lucy J; Hofer, Sandra; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2006). Serotype-specific invasiveness and colonization prevalence in Streptococcus pneumoniae correlate with the lag phase during in vitro growth. Microbes and infection, 8(11), pp. 2612-7. Paris: Elsevier Masson SAS 10.1016/j.micinf.2006.07.013

Kronenberg, Andreas; Zucs, Phillip; Droz, Sara; Mühlemann, Kathrin (2006). Distribution and invasiveness of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes in Switzerland, a country with low antibiotic selection pressure, from 2001 to 2004. Journal of clinical microbiology, 44(6), pp. 2032-8. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.00275-06

Streit, Markus; Böhlen, Lorenz M; Hunziker, Thomas; Zimmerli, Stefan; Tscharner, Gion G; Nievergelt, Helga; Bodmer, Thomas; Braathen, Lasse R (2006). Disseminated Mycobacterium marinum infection with extensive cutaneous eruption and bacteremia in an immunocompromised patient. European journal of dermatology EJD, 16(1), pp. 79-83. Montrouge: John Libbey Eurotext

Sellner, Johann; Simon, Franziska; Meyding-Lamade, Uta; Leib, Stephen L. (2006). Herpes-simplex virus encephalitis is characterized by an early MMP-9 increase and collagen type IV degradation. Brain research, 1125(1), pp. 155-162. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.brainres.2006.09.093

Sellner, Johann; Leib, Stephen L. (2006). In bacterial meningitis cortical brain damage is associated with changes in parenchymal MMP-9/TIMP-1 ratio and increased collagen type IV degradation. Neurobiology of disease, 21(3), pp. 647-656. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.nbd.2005.09.007

Sury, Matthias D; Frese-Schaper, Manuela; Mühlemann, Miranda K; Schulthess, Fabienne T; Blasig, Ingolf E; Täuber, Martin G; Shaw, Sidney G; Christen, Stephan (2006). Evidence that N-acetylcysteine inhibits TNF-alpha-induced cerebrovascular endothelin-1 upregulation via inhibition of mitogen- and stress-activated protein kinase. Free radical biology & medicine, 41(9), pp. 1372-83. San Diego, Calif.: Elsevier 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2006.07.016

Bellac, Caroline L.; Coimbra, Roney S.; Christen, Stephan; Leib, Stephen L. (2006). Pneumococcal meningitis causes accumulation of neurotoxic kynurenine metabolites in brain regions prone to injury. Neurobiology of disease, 24(2), pp. 395-402. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.nbd.2006.07.014

Meli, Damian N.; Coimbra, Roney S.; Erhart, Dominik G.; Loquet, Gerard; Bellac, Caroline L.; Täuber, Martin G.; Neumann, Ulf; Leib, Stephen L. (2006). Doxycycline reduces mortality and injury to the brain and cochlea in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Infection and immunity, 74(7), pp. 3890-3896. New York, N.Y.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/IAI.01949-05

Coimbra, Roney S.; Voisin, Veronique; de Saizieu, Antoine B.; Lindberg, Raija L. P.; Wittwer, Matthias; Leppert, David; Leib, Stephen L. (2006). Gene expression in cortex and hippocampus during acute pneumococcal meningitis. BMC biology, 4, p. 15. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1741-7007-4-15

Grandgirard, Denis; Leib, Stephen L. (2006). Strategies to prevent neuronal damage in paediatric bacterial meningitis. Current opinion in pediatrics, 18(2), pp. 112-118. Philadelphia, Pa.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/01.mop.0000193292.09894.b7

Lindberg, R L P; Sorsa, T; Tervahartiala, T; Hoffmann, F; Mellanen, L; Kappos, L; Schaad, U B; Leib, Stephen L.; Leppert, D (2006). Gelatinase B [matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-9] and collagenases (MMP-8/-13) are upregulated in cerebrospinal fluid during aseptic and bacterial meningitis in children. Neuropathology & applied neurobiology, 32(3), pp. 304-317. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1111/j.1365-2990.2006.00729.x

Zucker, K E; Kamberi, P; Sobel, R A; Cloud, G; Meli, D N; Clemons, K V; Stevens, D A; Williams, P L; Leib, Stephen L. (2006). Temporal expression of inflammatory mediators in brain basilar artery vasculitis and cerebrospinal fluid of rabbits with coccidioidal meningitis. Clinical and experimental immunology, 143(3), pp. 458-466. Oxford: Blackwell Scientific Publications 10.1111/j.1365-2249.2006.03011.x

Flückiger, U; Marchetti, O; Bille, J; Eggimann, P; Zimmerli, S; Imhof, A; Garbino, J; Ruef, C; Pittet, D; Täuber, M; Glauser, M; Calandra, T; Fungal, Infection Network of Switzerland (FUNGINOS) (2006). Treatment options of invasive fungal infections in adults. Swiss medical weekly, 136(29-30), pp. 447-63. Muttenz: EMH Schweizerischer Ärzteverlag

Schaller, André; Troller, Rolf; Molina, Daniel; Gallati, Sabina; Aebi, Christoph; Stutzmann Meier, Patricia (2006). Rapid typing of Moraxella catarrhalis subpopulations based on outer membrane proteins using mass spectrometry. Proteomics, 6(1), pp. 172-80. Weinheim: Wiley-VCH 10.1002/pmic.200500086

Diaz, Diana; Döbeli, Heinz; Yeboah-Manu, Dorothy; Mensah-Quainoo, Ernestina; Friedlein, Arno; Soder, Nicole; Rondini, Simona; Bodmer, Thomas; Pluschke, Gerd (2006). Use of the immunodominant 18-kiloDalton small heat shock protein as a serological marker for exposure to Mycobacterium ulcerans. Clinical and vaccine immunology, 13(12), pp. 1314-21. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/CVI.00254-06

Payne, George W.; Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Rose, Helen L.; Weightman, Andrew J.; Jones, T. Hefin; Tiedje, James M.; Mahenthiralingam, Eshwar (2006). Application of a recA gene-based identification approach to the maize rhizosphere reveals novel diversity in Burkholderia species. FEMS microbiology letters, 259(1), pp. 126-132. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/j.1574-6968.2006.00257.x

Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Möenne-Loccoz, Yvan; Défago, Geneviève (2006). Genetic diversity and biocontrol potential of fluorescent pseudomonads producing phloroglucinols and hydrogen cyanide from Swiss soils naturally suppressive or conducive to Thielaviopsis basicola-mediated black root rot of tobacco. FEMS Microbiology Ecology, 55(3), pp. 369-381. Wiley 10.1111/j.1574-6941.2005.00052.x


Gianinazzi, Christian; Schild, Marc; Müller, Nicole; Leib, Stephen; Simon, F; Nunez, Sandra; Joss, Philipp; Gottstein, Bruno (2005). Organotypic slice cultures from rat brain tissue: a new approach for Naegleria fowleri CNS infection in vitro. Parasitology, 131(6), pp. 797-804. Cambridge University Press 10.1017/S0031182005008619

Scheidegger, Alexandra; Vonlaufen, Nathalie Françoise F.; Naguleswaran, Arunasalam; Gianinazzi, Christian; Müller, Norbert; Leib, Stephen; Hemphill, Andrew (2005). Differential effects of interferon-gamma and tumor necrosis factor-alpha on Toxoplasma gondii proliferation in organotypic rat brain slice cultures. The Journal of parasitology, 91(2), pp. 307-315. 10.1645/GE-379R

Bifrare, Yoeng-Delphine; Kummer, Jürg; Joss, Philipp; Täuber, Martin G.; Leib, Stephen (2005). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor protects against multiple forms of brain injury in bacterial meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 191(1), pp. 40-45. Oxford University Press 10.1086/426399

Schmitt, B; Finckh, B; Christen, S; Lykkesfeldt, J; Schmid, ER; Bauersfeld, U; Critelli, H; Hajnal, BL; Gessler, P; Molinari, L (2005). Electroencephalographic changes after pediatric cardiac surgery with cardiopulmonary bypass: is slow wave activity unfavorable? Pediatric research, 58(4), pp. 771-8. New York, N.Y.: Nature Publishing Group 10.1203/01.PDR.0000180554.16652.4E

Christen, S; Finckh, B; Lykkesfeldt, J; Gessler, P; Frese-Schaper, M; Nielsen, P; Schmid, ER; Schmitt, B (2005). Oxidative stress precedes peak systemic inflammatory response in pediatric patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass operation. Free radical biology & medicine, 38(10), pp. 1323-32. San Diego, Calif.: Elsevier 10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2005.01.016

Evison, J; Täuber, MG; Mühlemann, K (2005). [Acute infectious emergencies in adults in medical practice]. Therapeutische Umschau, 62(6), pp. 351-7. Bern: Huber


Gianinazzi, Christian; Grandgirard, Denis; Simon, Franziska; Imboden, Hans; Joss, Philipp; Täuber, Martin G.; Leib, Stephen (2004). Apoptosis of hippocampal neurons in organotypic slice culture models: direct effect of bacteria revisited. Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology, 63(6), pp. 610-617. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Böttcher, T; Ren, H; Goiny, M; Gerber, J; Lykkesfeldt, J; Kuhnt, U; Lotz, M; Bunkowski, S; Werner, C; Schau, I; Spreer, A; Christen, S; Nau, R (2004). Clindamycin is neuroprotective in experimental Streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis compared with ceftriaxone. Journal of neurochemistry, 91(6), pp. 1450-60. Oxford: Wiley-Blackwell 10.1111/j.1471-4159.2004.02837.x

Jiang, X; Mu, D; Manabat, C; Koshy, AA; Christen, S; Täuber, MG; Vexler, ZS; Ferriero, DM (2004). Differential vulnerability of immature murine neurons to oxygen-glucose deprivation. Experimental neurology, 190(1), pp. 224-32. San Diego, Calif.: Elsevier 10.1016/j.expneurol.2004.07.010

Sheldon, RA; Jiang, X; Francisco, C; Christen, S; Vexler, ZS; Täuber, MG; Ferriero, DM (2004). Manipulation of antioxidant pathways in neonatal murine brain. Pediatric research, 56(4), pp. 656-62. New York, N.Y.: Nature Publishing Group 10.1203/01.PDR.0000139413.27864.50

Hathaway, LJ; Stutzmann Meier, P; Bättig, P; Aebi, S; Mühlemann, K (2004). A homologue of aliB is found in the capsule region of nonencapsulated Streptococcus pneumoniae. Journal of bacteriology, 186(12), pp. 3721-9. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JB.186.12.3721-3729.2004

Kim, YS; Honkaniemi, J; Sharp, FR; Täuber, MG (2004). Expression of proinflammatory cytokines tumor necrosis factor-alpha and interleukin-1beta in the brain during experimental group B streptococcal meningitis. Molecular brain research, 128(1), pp. 95-102. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/j.molbrainres.2004.06.009

Zellweger, C; Bodmer, T; Täuber, MG; Mühlemann, K (2004). Failure of ceftriaxone in an intravenous drug user with invasive infection due to Ralstonia pickettii. Infection, 32(4), pp. 246-8. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s15010-004-3033-0

Cottagnoud, PH; Täuber, MG (2004). New therapies for pneumococcal meningitis. Expert opinion on investigational drugs, 13(4), pp. 393-401. London: Informa Healthcare 10.1517/13543784.13.4.393

Marchetti, O; Bille, J; Fluckiger, U; Eggimann, P; Ruef, C; Garbino, J; Calandra, T; Glauser, MP; Täuber, MG; Pittet, D; Fungal, Infection Network of Switzerland (2004). Epidemiology of candidemia in Swiss tertiary care hospitals: secular trends, 1991-2000. Clinical infectious diseases, 38(3), pp. 311-20. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/380637


Leib, Stephen; Heimgartner, Chris; Bifrare, Yoeng-Delphine; Loeffler, Jutta M; Täuber, Martin G. (2003). Dexamethasone aggravates hippocampal apoptosis and learning deficiency in pneumococcal meningitis in infant rats. Pediatric research, 54(3), pp. 353-357. Nature Publishing Group 10.1203/01.PDR.0000079185.67878.72

Schaper, Manuela; Leib, Stephen; Meli, Damian N; Brandes, Ralf P; Täuber, Martin G.; Christen, Stephan (2003). Differential effect of p47phox and gp91phox deficiency on the course of Pneumococcal Meningitis. Infection and immunity, 71(7), pp. 4087-4092. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/IAI.71.7.4087-4092.2003

Ghielmetti, Marco; Ren, Hao; Leib, Stephen; Täuber, Martin G.; Christen, Stephan (2003). Impaired cortical energy metabolism but not major antioxidant defenses in experimental bacterial meningitis. Brain research, 976(2), pp. 139-148. Elsevier 10.1016/S0006-8993(03)02557-5

Fux, C; Bodmer, Thomas; Ziswiler, Hans Rudolf; Leib, Stephen (2003). [Nocardia cyriacigeorgici: First report of invasive human infection]. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, 128(19), pp. 1038-1041. Thieme 10.1055/s-2003-39102

Gianinazzi, Christian; Grandgirard, Denis; Imboden, Hans; Egger, Lotti; Meli, Damian N; Bifrare, Yoeng-Delphine; Joss, Philipp; Täuber, Martin G.; Borner, Christoph; Leib, Stephen (2003). Caspase-3 mediates hippocampal apoptosis in pneumococcal meningitis. Acta neuropathologica, 105(5), pp. 499-507. Springer 10.1007/s00401-003-0672-7

Meli, Damian N.; Christen, Stephan; Leib, Stephen L. (2003). Matrix metalloproteinase-9 in pneumococcal meningitis: activation via an oxidative pathway. Journal of infectious diseases, 187(9), pp. 1411-1415. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/374644

Vexler, ZS; Wong, A; Francisco, C; Manabat, C; Christen, S; Täuber, M; Ferriero, DM; Gregory, G (2003). Fructose-1,6-bisphosphate preserves intracellular glutathione and protects cortical neurons against oxidative stress. Brain research, 960(1-2), pp. 90-8. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/S0006-8993(02)03777-0

Stutzmann Meier, P; Heiniger, N; Troller, R; Aebi, C (2003). Salivary antibodies directed against outer membrane proteins of Moraxella catarrhalis in healthy adults. Infection and immunity, 71(12), pp. 6793-8. New York, N.Y.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/IAI.71.12.6793-6798.2003

Loeliger, B.; Caldelari, I.; Bizzini, A.; Stutzmann Meier, Patricia; Majcherczyk, P. A.; Moreillon, P. (2003). Antibiotic-dependent correlation between drug-induced killing and loss of luminescence in Streptococcus gordonii expressing luciferase. Microbial drug resistance, 9(2), pp. 123-131. Mary Ann Liebert 10.1089/107662903765826705

Kolarova, Anna; Ringer, Ralph; Täuber, Martin G.; Leib, Stephen L. (2003). Blockade of NMDA receptor subtype NR2B prevents seizures but not apoptosis of dentate gyrus neurons in bacterial meningitis in infant rats. BMC neuroscience, 4(21), p. 21. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2202-4-21

Cottagnoud, P; Gerber, CM; Majcherczyk, PA; Acosta, F; Cottagnoud, M; Neftel, K; Moreillon, P; Täuber, MG (2003). The stereochemistry of the amino acid side chain influences the inflammatory potential of muramyl dipeptide in experimental meningitis. Infection and immunity, 71(6), pp. 3663-6. New York, N.Y.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/IAI.71.6.3663-3666.2003

Cottagnoud, P; Pfister, M; Cottagnoud, M; Acosta, F; Täuber, MG (2003). Activities of ertapenem, a new long-acting carbapenem, against penicillin-sensitive or -resistant pneumococci in experimental meningitis. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 47(6), pp. 1943-7. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.47.6.1943-1947.2003

Täuber, MG (2003). [Infectious disease as a specialty--a Swiss perspective]. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, 128(19), p. 1037. Stuttgart: Thieme 10.1055/s-2003-39098

Mühlemann, K; Matter, HC; Täuber, MG; Bodmer, T; Sentinel, Working Group (2003). Nationwide surveillance of nasopharyngeal Streptococcus pneumoniae isolates from children with respiratory infection, Switzerland, 1998-1999. Journal of infectious diseases, 187(4), pp. 589-96. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press

Cottagnoud, P; Cottagnoud, M; Täuber, MG (2003). Vancomycin acts synergistically with gentamicin against penicillin-resistant pneumococci by increasing the intracellular penetration of gentamicin. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 47(1), pp. 144-7. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/ACC.47.1.144-147.2003

Pfister, M; Zhang, L; Hammarlund-Udenaes, M; Sheiner, LB; Gerber, CM; Täuber, MG; Cottagnoud, P (2003). Modeling of transfer kinetics at the serum-cerebrospinal fluid barrier in rabbits with experimental meningitis: application to grepafloxacin. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 47(1), pp. 138-43. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.47.1.138-143.2003

Tauber, MG (2003). Blood-borne pathogens and HIPAA. International journal of electronic commerce, 86(6), pp. 177-8. Armonk, NY: M.E. Sharpe, Inc.

Cottagnoud, P; Täuber, MG (2003). Fluoroquinolones in the Treatment of Meningitis. Current infectious disease reports, 5(4), pp. 329-336. Philadelphia, Pa.: Current Science

Bifrare, Yoeng-Delphine; Gianinazzi, Christian; Imboden, Hans; Leib, Stephen; Täuber, Martin G. (2003). Bacterial meningitis causes two distinct forms of cellular damage in the hippocampal dentate gyrus in infant rats. Hippocampus, 13(4), pp. 481-488. Wiley-Liss 10.1002/hipo.10142


Echchannaoui, Hakim; Frei, Karl; Schnell, Christian; Leib, Stephen L.; Zimmerli, Werner; Landmann, Regine (2002). Toll-like receptor 2-deficient mice are highly susceptible to Streptococcus pneumoniae meningitis because of reduced bacterial clearing and enhanced inflammation. Journal of infectious diseases, 186(6), pp. 798-806. Oxford University Press 10.1086/342845

Remer, Katharina A.; Pfister, Hedi; Fatzer, Rosmarie; Leib, Stephen L.; Jungi, Thomas W. (2002). The role of nitric oxide in Listeria encephalitis of ruminants and in rats intracisternally infected with Listeria monocytogenes. Berliner und Münchener tierärztliche Wochenschrift, 115(7-8), pp. 259-266. Schlütersche

Vonlaufen, Nathalie; Gianinazzi, Christian; Müller, Norbert; Simon, Franziska; Björkman, Camilla; Jungi, Thomas W.; Leib, Stephen L.; Hemphill, Andrew (2002). Infection of organotypic slice cultures from rat central nervous tissue with Neospora caninum: an alternative approach to study host-parasite interactions. International journal for parasitology, 32(5), pp. 533-542. Elsevier 10.1016/S0020-7519(01)00351-4

Müller, Norbert; Vonlaufen, Nathalie Françoise F.; Gianinazzi, Christian; Leib, Stephen L.; Hemphill, Andrew (2002). Application of real-time fluorescent PCR for quantitative assessment of Neospora caninum infections in organotypic slice cultures of rat central nervous system tissue. Journal of clinical microbiology, 40(1), pp. 252-255. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/JCM.40.1.252-255.2002

Jiang, Q; Lykkesfeldt, J; Shigenaga, MK; Shigeno, ET; Christen, S; Ames, BN (2002). Gamma-tocopherol supplementation inhibits protein nitration and ascorbate oxidation in rats with inflammation. Free radical biology & medicine, 33(11), pp. 1534-42. San Diego, Calif.: Elsevier 10.1016/S0891-5849(02)01091-2

Christen, S; Jiang, Q; Shigenaga, MK; Ames, BN (2002). Analysis of plasma tocopherols alpha, gamma, and 5-nitro-gamma in rats with inflammation by HPLC coulometric detection. Journal of lipid research, 43(11), pp. 1978-85. Bethesda, Md.: American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology ASBMB 10.1194/jlr.D200023-JLR200

Schaper, Manuela; Gergely, Suzanne; Lykkesfeldt, Jens; Zbären, Jakob; Leib, Stephen L.; Täuber, Martin G.; Christen, Stephan (2002). Cerebral vasculature is the major target of oxidative protein alterations in bacterial meningitis. Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology, 61(7), pp. 605-13. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Meli, Damian N.; Christen, Stephan; Leib, Stephen L.; Täuber, Martin G. (2002). Current concepts in the pathogenesis of meningitis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae. Current opinion in infectious diseases, 15(3), pp. 253-357. Hagerstown, Md.: Wolters Kluwer Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/00001432-200206000-00007

Pfister, H.; Remer, K. A.; Brcic, Marija; Fatzer, R.; Christen, Stephan; Leib, Stephen L.; Jungi, Thomas W. (2002). Inducible nitric oxide synthase and nitrotyrosine in listeric encephalitis: a cross-species study in ruminants. Veterinary pathology, 39(2), pp. 190-199. Middleton, Wis.: American College of Veterinary Pathologists 10.1354/vp.39-2-190

Piso, RJ; Rossi, M; Oehler, T; Nguyen, XM; Täuber, MG (2002). Fatal sepsis in an AIDS patient during therapy for Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. Infection, 30(5), pp. 314-6. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s15010-002-1159-5

Cottagnoud, P; Acosta, F; Cottagnoud, M; Täuber, MG (2002). Gemifloxacin is efficacious against penicillin-resistant and quinolone-resistant pneumococci in experimental meningitis. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 46(5), pp. 1607-9. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.46.5.1607-1609-2002

Zellweger, C; Täuber, MG (2002). [Antibiotic resistance: infections of the upper respiratory tract and bronchi. When are antibiotics necessary?]. Therapeutische Umschau, 59(1), pp. 21-9. Bern: Huber

Cottagnoud, P; Acosta, F; Cottagnoud, M; Täuber, MG (2002). Cefepime is efficacious against penicillin- and quinolone-resistant pneumococci in experimental meningitis. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 49(2), pp. 327-30. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/49.2.327

Cottagnoud, P; Gerber, CM; Cottagnoud, M; Täuber, MG (2002). Gentamicin increases the efficacy of vancomycin against penicillin-resistant pneumococci in the rabbit meningitis model. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 46(1), pp. 188-90. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.46.1.188-190.2002

Cottagnoud, P; Acosta, F; Cottagnoud, M; Pfister, M; Täuber, MG (2002). Efficacies of BMS 284756 against penicillin-sensitive, penicillin-resistant, and quinolone-resistant pneumococci in experimental meningitis. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 46(1), pp. 184-7. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.46.1.184-187.2002


Loeffler, Jutta M.; Bodmer, Thomas; Zimmerli, Werner; Leib, Stephen L. (2001). Nocardial brain abscess: observation of treatment strategies and outcome in Switzerland from 1992 to 1999. Infection, 29(6), pp. 337-341. Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/s15010-001-1147-1

Leppert, David; Lindberg, Raija L.P.; Kappos, Ludwig; Leib, Stephen L. (2001). Matrix metalloproteinases: multifunctional effectors of inflammation in multiple sclerosis and bacterial meningitis. Brain research reviews, 36(2-3), pp. 249-257. Elsevier 10.1016/S0165-0173(01)00101-1

Piso, R J; Leib, Stephen L. (2001). [What is your diagnosis? Basal meningitis and rhombencephalitis. Blood culture positive for Listeria monocytogenes]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 90(19), pp. 823-824. Huber

Girault, I; Karu, AE; Schaper, M; Barcellos-Hoff, MH; Hagen, T; Vogel, DS; Ames, BN; Christen, S; Shigenaga, MK (2001). Immunodetection of 3-nitrotyrosine in the liver of zymosan-treated rats with a new monoclonal antibody: comparison to analysis by HPLC. Free radical biology & medicine, 31(11), pp. 1375-87. San Diego, Calif.: Elsevier 10.1016/S0891-5849(01)00712-2

Jiang, Q; Christen, S; Shigenaga, MK; Ames, BN (2001). gamma-tocopherol, the major form of vitamin E in the US diet, deserves more attention. American journal of clinical nutrition, 74(6), pp. 714-22. Bethesda, Md.: American Society for Nutrition, Inc.

Christen, Stephan; Schaper, Manuela; Lykkesfeldt, Jens; Siegenthaler, Corinne; Bifrare, Yoeng-Delphine; Banic, Staša; Leib, Stephen L.; Täuber, Martin G. (2001). Oxidative stress in brain during experimental bacterial meningitis: differential effects of alpha-phenyl-tert-butyl nitrone and N-acetylcysteine treatment. Free radical biology & medicine, 31(6), pp. 754-762. San Diego, Calif.: Elsevier 10.1016/S0891-5849(01)00642-6

Christen, Stephan; Bifrare, Yeong-Delphine; Siegenthaler, Corinne; Leib, Stephen L.; Täuber, Martin G. (2001). Marked elevation in cortical urate and xanthine oxidoreductase activity in experimental bacterial meningitis. Brain research, 900(2), pp. 244-251. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/S0006-8993(01)02311-3

Stutzmann Meier, P; Entenza, JM; Vaudaux, P; Francioli, P; Glauser, MP; Moreillon, P (2001). Study of Staphylococcus aureus pathogenic genes by transfer and expression in the less virulent organism Streptococcus gordonii. Infection and immunity, 69(2), pp. 657-64. New York, N.Y.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/IAI.69.2.657-664.2001

Almli, LM; Hamrick, SE; Koshy, AA; Täuber, MG; Ferriero, DM (2001). Multiple pathways of neuroprotection against oxidative stress and excitotoxic injury in immature primary hippocampal neurons. Developmental brain research, 132(2), pp. 121-9. Amsterdam: Elsevier 10.1016/S0165-3806(01)00302-9

Dusch, H; Täuber, MG (2001). [Community-acquired pneumonia--pathogens and assessment]. Therapeutische Umschau, 58(10), pp. 575-81. Bern: Huber

Leib, Stephen L.; Clements, John M.; Lindberg, Raija L. P.; Heimgartner, Chris; Loeffler, Jutta M.; Pfister, Luz-Andrea; Täuber, Martin G.; Leppert, David (2001). Inhibition of matrix metalloproteinases and tumour necrosis factor alpha converting enzyme as adjuvant therapy in pneumococcal meningitis. Brain, 124(9), pp. 1734-1742. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/brain/124.9.1734

Cottagnoud, P; Entenza, JM; Cottagnoud, M; Que, YA; Moreillon, P; Taüber, MG (2001). Sub-inhibitory concentrations of vancomycin prevent quinolone-resistance in a penicillin-resistant isolate of Streptococcus pneumoniae. BMC microbiology, 1(1), p. 9. London: BioMed Central 10.1186/1471-2180-1-9

Remer, K. A.; Jungi, Thomas W.; Fatzer, R.; Täuber, Martin G.; Leib, Stephen L. (2001). Nitric oxide is protective in listeric meningoencephalitis of rats. Infection and immunity, 69(6), pp. 4086-4093. New York, N.Y.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/IAI.69.6.4086-4093.2001

Perrig, M; Acosta, F; Cottagnoud, M; Gerber, CM; Täuber, MG; Cottagnoud, P (2001). Efficacy of gatifloxacin alone and in combination with cefepime against penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae in a rabbit meningitis model and in vitro. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 47(5), pp. 701-4. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/47.5.701

Loeffler, Jutta M.; Ringer, Ralph; Hablützel, Martin; Täuber, Martin G.; Leib, Stephen L. (2001). The free radical scavenger alpha-phenyl-tert-butyl nitrone aggravates hippocampal apoptosis and learning deficits in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 183(2), pp. 247-252. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/317921

Ramette, Alban Nicolas; Moënne-Loccoz, Yvan; Défago, Geneviève (2001). Polymorphism of the Polyketide Synthase Gene phlD in Biocontrol Fluorescent Pseudomonads Producing 2,4-Diacetylphloroglucinol and Comparison of PhlD with Plant Polyketide Synthases. Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions, 14(5), pp. 639-652. American Phytopathological Society 10.1094/mpmi.2001.14.5.639


Couzinet, Sabine; Cejas, Elisabeth; Schittny, Johannes; Deplazes, Peter; Weber, Rainer; Zimmerli, Stefan (2000). Phagocytic uptake of Encephalitozoon cuniculi by nonprofessional phagocytes. Infection and immunity, 68(12), pp. 6939-6945. American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/IAI.68.12.6939-6945.2000

Leppert, David; Leib, Stephen L.; Grygar, C.; Miller, K. M.; Schaad, U. B.; Holländer, G. A. (2000). Matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-8 and MMP-9 in cerebrospinal fluid during bacterial meningitis: association with blood-brain barrier damage and neurological sequelae. Clinical infectious diseases, 31(1), pp. 80-84. Oxford University Press 10.1086/313922

Leib, Stephen L.; Zimmerli, Werner (2000). Reply. Clinical infectious diseases, 30(5), pp. 837-838. Oxford University Press 10.1086/313779

Pfister, LA; Tureen, JH; Shaw, S; Christen, S; Ferriero, DM; Täuber, MG; Leib, Stephen L. (2000). Endothelin inhibition improves cerebral blood flow and is neuroprotective in pneumococcal meningitis. Annals of neurology, 47(3), pp. 329-335. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley-Blackwell 10.1002/1531-8249(200003)47:3<329::AID-ANA8>3.3.CO;2-I

Lykkesfeldt, J; Christen, S; Wallock, LM; Chang, HH; Jacob, RA; Ames, BN (2000). Ascorbate is depleted by smoking and repleted by moderate supplementation: a study in male smokers and nonsmokers with matched dietary antioxidant intakes. American journal of clinical nutrition, 71(2), pp. 530-6. Bethesda, Md.: American Society for Nutrition, Inc.

Täuber, MG (2000). Pneumonia due to resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae. Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift, 130(49), pp. 1873-9. Basel: B. Schwabe & Co.

Cottagnoud, P; Gerber, CM; Acosta, F; Cottagnoud, M; Neftel, K; Täuber, MG (2000). Linezolid against penicillin-sensitive and -resistant pneumococci in the rabbit meningitis model. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 46(6), pp. 981-5. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/46.6.981

Gerber, CM; Tovar, L; Cottagnoud, M; Neftel, KA; Täuber, MG; Cottagnoud, P (2000). Grepafloxacin against penicillin-resistant pneumococci in the rabbit meningitis model. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 46(2), pp. 249-53. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/46.2.249

Leib, Stephen L.; Täuber, MG (2000). [In search of strategies for preventing brain damage as a sequela of bacterial meningitis]. Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift, 130(24), pp. 928-35. Basel: B. Schwabe & Co.

Cottagnoud, P; Acosta, F; Cottagnoud, M; Neftel, K; Täuber, MG (2000). Synergy between trovafloxacin and ceftriaxone against penicillin-resistant pneumococci in the rabbit meningitis model and in vitro. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 44(8), pp. 2179-81. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.44.8.2179-2181.2000

Auer, Marc; Pfister, Luz-Andrea; Leppert, David; Täuber, Martin G.; Leib, Stephen L. (2000). Effects of clinically used antioxidants in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 182(1), pp. 347-350. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/315658

Guillet, EM; Täuber, MG (2000). [The hospitalized patient with fever and mental status changes]. Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift, 130(4), pp. 122-7. Basel: B. Schwabe & Co.

Böhlen, LM; Mühlemann, K; Dubuis, O; Aebi, C; Täuber, MG (2000). Outbreak among drug users caused by a clonal strain of group A streptococcus. Emerging infectious diseases, 6(2), pp. 175-179. Atlanta, Ga.: U.S. National Center for Infectious Diseases

Leib, Stephen L.; Leppert, David; Clements, John; Täuber, Martin G. (2000). Matrix metalloproteinases contribute to brain damage in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Infection and immunity, 68(2), pp. 615-620. New York, N.Y.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/IAI.68.2.615-620.2000

Gerber, CM; Cottagnoud, M; Neftel, K; Täuber, MG; Cottagnoud, P (2000). Evaluation of cefepime alone and in combination with vancomycin against penicillin-resistant pneumococci in the rabbit meningitis model and in vitro. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 45(1), pp. 63-8. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/45.1.63

Tauber, MG; Canning, BR (2000). Sample cases of exposure. Medicine and health, Rhode Island, 83(7), pp. 215-6. Providence, RI: Rhode Island Medical Society


Leib, Stephen; Täuber, Martin G. (1999). [Meningitis (I)--differential diagnosis; aseptic and chronic meningitis]. Therapeutische Umschau, 56(11), pp. 631-639. Huber 10.1024/0040-5930.56.11.631

Leib, Stephen; Täuber, Martin G. (1999). Pathogenesis of bacterial meningitis. Infectious disease clinics of North America, 13(3), pp. 527-548. Elsevier 10.1016/S0891-5520(05)70093-3

Leib, Stephen; Boscacci, R; Gratzl, O; Zimmerli, W (1999). Predictive value of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) lactate level versus CSF/blood glucose ratio for the diagnosis of bacterial meningitis following neurosurgery. Clinical infectious diseases, 29(1), pp. 69-74. Oxford University Press 10.1086/520184

Garzoni, C; Leib, Stephen; Zimmerli, W (1999). [Pneumococcal meningitis as a complication of maxillary sinusitis. Purulent conjunctivitis is linked to maxillary sinusitis]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 88(11), pp. 491-495. Huber

Gerber, CM; Cottagnoud, M; Neftel, KA; Täuber, MG; Cottagnoud, P (1999). Meropenem alone and in combination with vancomycin in experimental meningitis caused by a penicillin-resistant pneumococcal strain. European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases, 18(12), pp. 866-70. Berlin: Springer 10.1007/s100960050421

Sande, M. A.; Täuber, Martin G. (1999). Pneumococcal meningitis: current pathophysiologic concepts. Microbial drug resistance, 5(4), pp. 295-299. Mary Ann Liebert 10.1089/mdr.1999.5.295

Egger, M; Muhlemann, K; Aebi, C; Taüber, MG (1999). [Infections in pregnancy]. Therapeutische Umschau, 56(10), pp. 577-82. Bern: Huber

Leib, Stephen L.; Täuber, Martin G. (1999). [Meningitis (II)--acute bacterial meningitis]. Therapeutische Umschau, 56(11), pp. 640-646. Bern: Huber 10.1024/0040-5930.56.11.640

Täuber, MG; Hess, CW (1999). [Infections of the central nervous system--no problem for the doctor?]. Therapeutische Umschau, 56(11), pp. 629-30. Bern: Huber

Martin, JN; Perdreau-Remington, F; Kartalija, M; Pasi, OG; Webb, M; Gerberding, JL; Chambers, HF; Täuber, MG; Lee, BL (1999). A randomized clinical trial of mupirocin in the eradication of Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage in human immunodeficiency virus disease. Journal of infectious diseases, 180(3), pp. 896-9. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/314949

Michelet, C; Leib, Stephen; Bentue-Ferrer, D; Täuber, Martin G. (1999). Comparative efficacies of antibiotics in a rat model of meningoencephalitis due to Listeria monocytogenes. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 43(7), pp. 1651-1656. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology

Täuber, MG (1999). [Pneumonia: what's new?]. Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift, 129(14), pp. 563-9. Basel: B. Schwabe & Co.

Rodoni, D; Hänni, F; Gerber, CM; Cottagnoud, M; Neftel, K; Täuber, MG; Cottagnoud, P (1999). Trovafloxacin in combination with vancomycin against penicillin-resistant pneumococci in the rabbit meningitis model. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 43(4), pp. 963-5. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology

Täuber, MG; Moser, B (1999). Cytokines and chemokines in meningeal inflammation: biology and clinical implications. Clinical infectious diseases, 28(1), 1-11; quiz 12. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/515079

Mühlemann, K; Graf, S; Täuber, MG (1999). Streptococcus bovis clone causing two episodes of endocarditis 8 years apart. Journal of clinical microbiology, 37(3), pp. 862-3. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology


Grandgirard, Denis; Studer, Erwin; Monney, Laurent; Belser, Tanja; Fellay, Isabelle; Borner, Christoph; Michel, Marcel R. (1998). Alphaviruses induce apoptosis in Bcl-2-overexpressing cells: evidence for a caspase-mediated, proteolytic inactivation of Bcl-2. EMBO journal, 17(5), pp. 1268-1278. Nature Publishing Group 10.1093/emboj/17.5.1268

Täuber, MG (1998). Rabbit model of bacterial meningitis. Clinical microbiology and infection, 4(10), pp. 557-559. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2007.01839.x

Kim, YS; Liu, Q; Chow, LL; Chambers, HF; Täuber, MG (1998). Comparative efficacy of trovafloxacin in experimental endocarditis caused by ciprofloxacin-sensitive, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 42(12), pp. 3325-7. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology

Gilbert, DN; Lee, BL; Dworkin, RJ; Leggett, JL; Chambers, HF; Modin, G; Täuber, MG; Sande, MA (1998). A randomized comparison of the safety and efficacy of once-daily gentamicin or thrice-daily gentamicin in combination with ticarcillin-clavulanate. American journal of medicine, 105(3), pp. 182-91. Orlando, Fla.: Elsevier 10.1016/S0002-9343(98)00244-7

Leib, Stephen L.; Kim, Young S.; Black, Stephen M.; Tureen, Jay H.; Täuber, Martin G. (1998). Inducible nitric oxide synthase and the effect of aminoguanidine in experimental neonatal meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 177(3), pp. 692-700. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/514226


Christen, S; Woodall, AA; Shigenaga, MK; Southwell-Keely, PT; Duncan, MW; Ames, BN (1997). gamma-tocopherol traps mutagenic electrophiles such as NO(X) and complements alpha-tocopherol: physiological implications. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America - PNAS, 94(7), pp. 3217-22. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences NAS 10.1073/pnas.94.7.3217

Shigenaga, MK; Lee, HH; Blount, BC; Christen, S; Shigeno, ET; Yip, H; Ames, BN (1997). Inflammation and NO(X)-induced nitration: assay for 3-nitrotyrosine by HPLC with electrochemical detection. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America - PNAS, 94(7), pp. 3211-6. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences NAS 10.1073/pnas.94.7.3211

Bogdan, I.; Leib, Stephen L.; Bergeron, M.; Chow, L.; Täuber, Martin G. (1997). Tumor necrosis factor-alpha contributes to apoptosis in hippocampal neurons during experimental group B streptococcal meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 176(3), pp. 693-697. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/514092

Täuber, MG (1997). To tap or not to tap? Clinical infectious diseases, 25(2), pp. 289-91. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1086/514530

Kim, YS; Liu, Q; Chow, LL; Täuber, MG (1997). Trovafloxacin in treatment of rabbits with experimental meningitis caused by high-level penicillin-resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 41(5), pp. 1186-9. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology


Leib, Stephen; Kim, Y S; Chow, L L; Sheldon, R A; Täuber, Martin G. (1996). Reactive oxygen intermediates contribute to necrotic and apoptotic neuronal injury in an infant rat model of bacterial meningitis due to group B streptococci. Journal of clinical investigation, 98(11), pp. 2632-2639. American Society for Clinical Investigation 10.1172/JCI119084

Leib, Stephen; Kim, Y S; Black, S M; Ferriero, D M; Täuber, Martin G. (1996). Detrimental effect of nitric oxide inhibition in experimental bacterial meningitis. Annals of neurology, 39(4), pp. 555-556. Wiley-Blackwell 10.1002/ana.410390422

Christen, S; Gee, P; Ames, BN (1996). Mutagenicity of nitric oxide in base pair-specific Salmonella tester strains: TA7000 series. Methods in enzymology, 269(269), pp. 267-278. New York, N.Y.: Academic Press

Kim, YS; Täuber, MG (1996). Neurotoxicity of glia activated by gram-positive bacterial products depends on nitric oxide production. Infection and immunity, 64(8), pp. 3148-53. New York, N.Y.: American Society for Microbiology

Kartalija, M; Kaye, K; Tureen, JH; Liu, Q; Täuber, MG; Elliott, BR; Sande, MA (1996). Treatment of experimental cryptococcal meningitis with fluconazole: impact of dose and addition of flucytosine on mycologic and pathophysiologic outcome. Journal of infectious diseases, 173(5), pp. 1216-21. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/173.5.1216

Lee, BL; Täuber, MG; Sadler, B; Goldstein, D; Chambers, HF (1996). Atovaquone inhibits the glucuronidation and increases the plasma concentrations of zidovudine. Clinical pharmacology & therapeutics, 59(1), pp. 14-21. New York, N.Y.: Nature Publishing Group 10.1016/S0009-9236(96)90019-3

Leib, Stephen; Kim, YS; Ferriero, DM; Täuber, Martin G. (1996). Neuroprotective effect of excitatory amino acid antagonist kynurenic acid in experimental bacterial meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 173(1), pp. 166-171. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/173.1.166


Kim, YS; Sheldon, RA; Elliott, BR; Liu, Q; Ferriero, DM; Täuber, MG (1995). Brain injury in experimental neonatal meningitis due to group B streptococci. Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology, 54(4), pp. 531-9. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/00005072-199507000-00007

Kim, YS; Kennedy, S; Täuber, MG (1995). Toxicity of Streptococcus pneumoniae in neurons, astrocytes, and microglia in vitro. Journal of infectious diseases, 171(5), pp. 1363-8. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/171.5.1363

Kartalija, M; Kim, Y; White, ML; Nau, R; Tureen, JH; Täuber, MG (1995). Effect of a recombinant N-terminal fragment of bactericidal/permeability-increasing protein (rBPI23) on cerebrospinal fluid inflammation induced by endotoxin. Journal of infectious diseases, 171(4), pp. 948-53. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/171.4.948

Nau, R; Schmidt, T; Kaye, K; Froula, JL; Täuber, MG (1995). Quinolone antibiotics in therapy of experimental pneumococcal meningitis in rabbits. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 39(3), pp. 593-7. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.39.3.593


Christen, S; Thomas, SR; Garner, B; Stocker, R (1994). Inhibition by interferon-gamma of human mononuclear cell-mediated low density lipoprotein oxidation. Participation of tryptophan metabolism along the kynurenine pathway. Journal of clinical investigation, 93(5), pp. 2149-58. Ann Arbor, Mich.: American Society for Clinical Investigation 10.1172/JCI117211

Pfister, HW; Fontana, A; Täuber, MG; Tomasz, A; Scheld, WM (1994). Mechanisms of brain injury in bacterial meningitis: workshop summary. Clinical infectious diseases, 19(3), pp. 463-79. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/clinids/19.3.463

Nau, R; Kaye, K; Sachdeva, M; Sande, ER; Täuber, MG (1994). Rifampin for therapy of experimental pneumococcal meningitis in rabbits. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 38(5), pp. 1186-9. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.38.5.1186

Täuber, MG; Zwahlen, A (1994). Animal models for meningitis. Methods in enzymology, 235(235), pp. 93-106. New York, N.Y.: Academic Press

Leib, Stephen (1994). [A case from practice (305). Recurrent erysipelas--tinea pedis et unginum--chronic venous insufficiency]. Schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin Praxis = Revue suisse de médecine Praxis, 83(39), pp. 1089-1090.


Schlienger, R. G.; Haefeli, W. E.; Bircher, A.; Leib, Stephen L.; Lüscher, T. F. (1993). [Drug-induced Stevens-Johnson syndrome in a patient with AIDS]. Schweizerische Rundschau fuer Medizin Praxis, 82(33), pp. 888-892.

Sullam, PM; Frank, U; Yeaman, MR; Täuber, MG; Bayer, AS; Chambers, HF (1993). Effect of thrombocytopenia on the early course of streptococcal endocarditis. Journal of infectious diseases, 168(4), pp. 910-4. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/168.4.910

Schmidt, T; Froula, J; Täuber, MG (1993). Clarithromycin lacks bactericidal activity in cerebrospinal fluid in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 32(4), pp. 627-32. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/32.4.627

Täuber, MG; Sande, E; Fournier, MA; Tureen, JH; Sande, MA (1993). Fluid administration, brain edema, and cerebrospinal fluid lactate and glucose concentrations in experimental Escherichia coli meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 168(2), pp. 473-6. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/168.2.473

Schmidt, T; Täuber, MG (1993). Pharmacodynamics of antibiotics in the therapy of meningitis: infection model observations. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 31 Suppl D(31), pp. 61-70. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/31.suppl_D.61

Guerra-Romero, L; Tureen, JH; Fournier, MA; Makrides, V; Täuber, MG (1993). Amino acids in cerebrospinal and brain interstitial fluid in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Pediatric research, 33(5), pp. 510-3. New York, N.Y.: Nature Publishing Group 10.1203/00006450-199305000-00018

Täuber, MG; Ferriero, D; Kennedy, SL; Sheldon, RA; Guerra-Romero, L (1993). Brain levels of neuropeptide Y in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Molecular and chemical neuropathology, 18(1-2), pp. 15-26. Clifton, N.J.: Humana Press


Christen, S; Southwell-Keely, PT; Stocker, R (1992). Oxidation of 3-hydroxyanthranilic acid to the phenoxazinone cinnabarinic acid by peroxyl radicals and by compound I of peroxidases or catalase. Biochemistry, 31(34), pp. 8090-7. Washington, D.C.: American Chemical Society 10.1021/bi00149a045

Christen, S; Stocker, R (1992). Simultaneous determination of 3-hydroxyanthranilic and cinnabarinic acid by high-performance liquid chromatography with photometric or electrochemical detection. Analytical biochemistry, 200(2), pp. 273-9. San Diego, Calif.: Elsevier 10.1016/0003-2697(92)90465-J

Buffinton, GD; Christen, S; Peterhans, E; Stocker, R (1992). Oxidative stress in lungs of mice infected with influenza A virus. Free radical research communications, 16(2), pp. 99-110. London: Harwood Academic Publ. 10.3109/10715769209049163

O'Reilly, T; Kunz, S; Sande, E; Zak, O; Sande, MA; Täuber, MG (1992). Relationship between antibiotic concentration in bone and efficacy of treatment of staphylococcal osteomyelitis in rats: azithromycin compared with clindamycin and rifampin. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 36(12), pp. 2693-7. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.36.12.2693

Täuber, MG; Sachdeva, M; Kennedy, SL; Loetscher, H; Lesslauer, W (1992). Toxicity in neuronal cells caused by cerebrospinal fluid from pneumococcal and gram-negative meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 166(5), pp. 1045-50. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/166.5.1045

Guerra-Romero, L; Täuber, MG; Fournier, MA; Tureen, JH (1992). Lactate and glucose concentrations in brain interstitial fluid, cerebrospinal fluid, and serum during experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 166(3), pp. 546-50. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/166.3.546

Täuber, MG; Kennedy, SL; Tureen, JH; Lowenstein, DH (1992). Experimental pneumococcal meningitis causes central nervous system pathology without inducing the 72-kd heat shock protein. American journal of pathology, 141(1), pp. 53-60. New York, N.Y.: Elsevier

Täuber, MG (1992). [Dexamethasone in bacterial meningitis]. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, 117(26), pp. 1044-5. Stuttgart: Thieme

Tureen, JH; Täuber, MG; Sande, MA (1992). Effect of hydration status on cerebral blood flow and cerebrospinal fluid lactic acidosis in rabbits with experimental meningitis. Journal of clinical investigation, 89(3), pp. 947-53. Ann Arbor, Mich.: American Society for Clinical Investigation 10.1172/JCI115676

Guerra-Romero, L; Tureen, JH; Täuber, MG (1992). Pathogenesis of central nervous system injury in bacterial meningitis. Antibiotics and chemotherapy, 45(45), pp. 18-29. Basel: Karger

Lee, BL; Padula, AM; Täuber, MG; Chambers, HF; Sande, MA (1992). Oral SCH 39304 as primary, salvage, and maintenance therapy for cryptococcal meningitis in AIDS. Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes JAIDS, 5(6), pp. 600-4. Philadelphia, Pa.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Wiestler, O. D.; Leib, Stephen L.; Brüstle, O.; Spiegel, H.; Kleihues, P. (1992). Neuropathology and pathogenesis of HIV encephalopathies. Acta histochemica, 42(Suppl.), pp. 107-114. Elsevier

Brüstle, O.; Spiegel, H.; Leib, Stephen L.; Finn, T.; Stein, H.; Kleihues, P.; Wiestler, O. D. (1992). Distribution of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) in the CNS of children with severe HIV encephalomyelopathy. Acta neuropathologica, 84(1), pp. 24-31. Springer


Kleihues, P.; Leib, Stephen L.; Strittmatter, C.; Wiestler, O. D.; Lang, W. (1991). HIV encephalopathy: incidence, definition and pathogenesis. Results of a Swiss collaborative study. Acta pathologica japonica, 41(3), pp. 197-205.

Guerra-Romero, L; Kennedy, SL; Fournier, MA; Tureen, JH; Täuber, MG (1991). Use of ampicillin-sulbactam for treatment of experimental meningitis caused by a beta-lactamase-producing strain of Escherichia coli K-1. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 35(10), pp. 2037-41. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.35.10.2037

Täuber, MG; Burroughs, M; Niemöller, UM; Kuster, H; Borschberg, U; Tuomanen, E (1991). Differences of pathophysiology in experimental meningitis caused by three strains of Streptococcus pneumoniae. Journal of infectious diseases, 163(4), pp. 806-11. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/163.4.806

Tureen, JH; Täuber, MG; Sande, MA (1991). Effect of indomethacin on the pathophysiology of experimental meningitis in rabbits. Journal of infectious diseases, 163(3), pp. 647-9. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/163.3.647

Baumann, R; Täuber, MG; Opravil, M; Hirschel, B; Kinloch, S; Chave, JP; Pletscher, M; Lüthy, R (1991). Combined treatment with zidovudine and lymphoblast interferon-alpha in patients with HIV-related Kaposi's sarcoma. Klinische Wochenschrift, 69(8), pp. 360-7. Berlin: Springer 10.1007/BF02115785


Christen, S; Peterhans, E; Stocker, R (1990). Antioxidant activities of some tryptophan metabolites: possible implication for inflammatory diseases. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America - PNAS, 87(7), pp. 2506-10. Washington, D.C.: National Academy of Sciences NAS 10.1073/pnas.87.7.2506

Täuber, MG; Sande, MA (1990). General principles of therapy of pyogenic meningitis. Infectious disease clinics of North America, 4(4), pp. 661-76. New York, N.Y.: Elsevier

Kern, W; Kennedy, SL; Sachdeva, M; Sande, ER; Gunderson, D; Täuber, MG (1990). Evaluation of piperacillin-tazobactam in experimental meningitis caused by a beta-lactamase-producing strain of K1-positive Escherichia coli. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 34(5), pp. 697-701. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.34.5.697

Täuber, MG; Sande, MA (1990). Pharmacodynamics of antibiotics in experimental bacterial meningitis--two sides to rapid bacterial killing in the cerebrospinal fluid. Scandinavian journal of infectious diseases, 74(74), pp. 173-178. Oslo: Informa Healthcare


Täuber, MG (1989). Brain edema, intracranial pressure and cerebral blood flow in bacterial meningitis. Pediatric infectious disease journal, 8(12), pp. 915-7. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Täuber, MG; Sande, MA (1989). Dexamethasone in bacterial meningitis: increasing evidence for a beneficial effect. Pediatric infectious disease journal, 8(12), pp. 842-4. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Sande, MA; Täuber, MG; Scheld, WM; McCracken, GH (1989). Pathophysiology of bacterial meningitis: summary of the workshop. Pediatric infectious disease journal, 8(12), pp. 929-33. Hagerstown, Md.: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 10.1097/00006454-198912000-00048

Courvoisier, S; Täuber, MG; Lüthy, R (1989). [Bisexuality and AIDS. Implications for heterosexual HIV infections in women]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 78(17), pp. 486-93. Bern: Huber

Täuber, MG; Kunz, S; Zak, O; Sande, MA (1989). Influence of antibiotic dose, dosing interval, and duration of therapy on outcome in experimental pneumococcal meningitis in rabbits. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 33(4), pp. 418-23. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.33.4.418

Niemöller, UM; Täuber, MG (1989). Brain edema and increased intracranial pressure in the pathophysiology of bacterial meningitis. European journal of clinical microbiology & infectious diseases, 8(2), pp. 109-17. Berlin: Springer 10.1007/BF01963892


Fleep, M; Täuber, MG; Lüthy, R (1988). [Clinical aspects of HIV-associated diseases]. Therapeutische Umschau, 45(9), pp. 604-10. Bern: Huber

Garlando, F; Täuber, MG; Lüthy, R (1988). [Endocarditis prophylaxis with amoxicillin, clindamycin or erythromycin? Serum bacteriostatic and bactericidal effect against Streptococcus viridans]. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, 113(27), pp. 1087-91. Stuttgart: Thieme 10.1055/s-2008-1067772

Täuber, MG; Borschberg, U; Sande, MA (1988). Influence of granulocytes on brain edema, intracranial pressure, and cerebrospinal fluid concentrations of lactate and protein in experimental meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 157(3), pp. 456-64. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/157.3.456

Jost, J; Täuber, MG; Lüthy, R; Siegenthaler, W (1988). [HIV-associated thrombocytopenia]. Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift, 118(6), pp. 206-12. Basel: B. Schwabe & Co.


Täuber, MG; Shibl, AM; Hackbarth, CJ; Larrick, JW; Sande, MA (1987). Antibiotic therapy, endotoxin concentration in cerebrospinal fluid, and brain edema in experimental Escherichia coli meningitis in rabbits. Journal of infectious diseases, 156(3), pp. 456-62. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/156.3.456

Chambers, HF; Morris, DL; Täuber, MG; Modin, G (1987). Cocaine use and the risk for endocarditis in intravenous drug users. Annals of internal medicine, 106(6), pp. 833-6. Philadelphia, Pa.: American College of Physicians

Terrier, B; Täuber, MG (1987). [Rare pathogens of skeletal infections and their relationship to special patient groups]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 76(19), pp. 519-23. Bern: Huber

Täuber, MG (1987). [Skeletal infections--an interdisciplinary challenge]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 76(19), p. 505. Bern: Huber

Kayser, FH; Täuber, MG (1987). [Diagnostic and microbiological aspects of skeletal infections]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 76(19), pp. 524-7. Bern: Huber

Garlando, F; Rietiker, S; Täuber, MG; Flepp, M; Meier, B; Lüthy, R (1987). Single-dose ciprofloxacin at 100 versus 250 mg for treatment of uncomplicated urinary tract infections in women. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 31(2), pp. 354-6. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.31.2.354


Jost, J; Ledergerber, B; Täuber, MG (1986). [The HIV-antibody positive patient in general practice. Guidelines for rational diagnosis and treatment]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 75(48), pp. 1454-7. Bern: Huber

Flepp, M; Täuber, MG (1986). [Opportunistic diseases in patients with HIV infection]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 75(48), pp. 1445-50. Bern: Huber

Täuber, MG (1986). [Therapy of bacterial meningitis]. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, 111(19), pp. 747-8. Stuttgart: Thieme 10.1055/s-2008-1068526

Täuber, MG (1986). [Diagnosis of bacterial meningitis]. Deutsche medizinische Wochenschrift, 111(19), pp. 745-6. Stuttgart: Thieme 10.1055/s-2008-1068525

Small, PM; Täuber, MG; Hackbarth, CJ; Sande, MA (1986). Influence of body temperature on bacterial growth rates in experimental pneumococcal meningitis in rabbits. Infection and immunity, 52(2), pp. 484-7. New York, N.Y.: American Society for Microbiology

Flepp, M; Täuber, MG; Lüthy, R; Frauchiger, B; Barandun, J; Schütze, M; Joller, H; Frey-Wettstein, M; Vetter, W; Siegenthaler, W (1986). [Transfusion-associated LAV/HTLV-III infections in Switzerland. Report of 2 cases]. Schweizerische medizinische Wochenschrift, 116(14), pp. 426-8. Basel: B. Schwabe & Co.

Täuber, MG; Brooks-Fournier, RA; Sande, MA (1986). Experimental models of CNS infections. Contributions to concepts of disease and treatment. Neurologic clinics, 4(1), pp. 249-64. New York, N.Y.: Elsevier


Täuber, MG (1985). [Antibiotic therapy of bacterial meningitis: principles and practical recommendations]. Praxis - schweizerische Rundschau für Medizin, 74(34), pp. 876-81. Bern: Huber

Garlando, F; Täuber, MG; Joos, B; Oelz, O; Lüthy, R (1985). Ciprofloxacin-induced hematuria. Infection, 13(4), pp. 177-8. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/BF01642807

Sullam, PM; Täuber, MG; Hackbarth, CJ; Chambers, HF; Scott, KG; Sande, MA (1985). Pefloxacin therapy for experimental endocarditis caused by methicillin-susceptible or methicillin-resistant strains of Staphylococcus aureus. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 27(5), pp. 685-7. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.27.5.685

Täuber, MG; Khayam-Bashi, H; Sande, MA (1985). Effects of ampicillin and corticosteroids on brain water content, cerebrospinal fluid pressure, and cerebrospinal fluid lactate levels in experimental pneumococcal meningitis. Journal of infectious diseases, 151(3), pp. 528-34. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/151.3.528

Sullam, PM; Drake, TA; Täuber, MG; Hackbarth, CJ; Sande, MA (1985). Influence of the developmental state of valvular lesions on the antimicrobial activity of cefotaxime in experimental enterococcal infections. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 27(3), pp. 320-3. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.27.3.320

Täuber, MG; Hackbarth, CJ; Scott, KG; Rusnak, MG; Sande, MA (1985). New cephalosporins cefotaxime, cefpimizole, BMY 28142, and HR 810 in experimental pneumococcal meningitis in rabbits. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 27(3), pp. 340-2. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.27.3.340

Sullam, PM; Täuber, MG; Hackbarth, CJ; Sande, MA (1985). Antimicrobial activity of gentamicin in experimental enterococcal endocarditis. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 27(2), pp. 224-6. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.27.2.224

Scheld, WM; Tauber, MG; Zak, O; Sande, MA (1985). The influence of dosing schedules and cerebrospinal fluid bactericidal activity on the therapy of bacterial meningitis. Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy, 15 Suppl A(15), pp. 303-312. Oxford: Oxford University Press 10.1093/jac/15.suppl_A.303

Sullam, PM; Täuber, MG; Hackbarth, CJ; Sande, MA (1985). Therapeutic efficacy of teicoplanin in experimental enterococcal endocarditis. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 27(1), pp. 135-6. Washington, D.C.: American Society for Microbiology 10.1128/AAC.27.1.135


Täuber, MG; Sande, MA (1984). Principles in the treatment of bacterial meningitis. American journal of medicine, 76(5A), pp. 224-30. Orlando, Fla.: Elsevier 10.1016/0002-9343(84)90268-7

Täuber, MG; Sande, MA (1984). Landmark perspective: The impact of penicillin on the treatment of meningitis. JAMA - the journal of the American Medical Association, 251(14), pp. 1877-80. Chicago, Ill.: American Medical Association 10.1001/jama.251.14.1877

Täuber, MG; Zak, O; Scheld, WM; Hengstler, B; Sande, MA (1984). The postantibiotic effect in the treatment of experimental meningitis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae in rabbits. Journal of infectious diseases, 149(4), pp. 575-83. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/149.4.575

Täuber, MG; Doroshow, CA; Hackbarth, CJ; Rusnak, MG; Drake, TA; Sande, MA (1984). Antibacterial activity of beta-lactam antibiotics in experimental meningitis due to Streptococcus pneumoniae. Journal of infectious diseases, 149(4), pp. 568-74. Cary, N.C.: Oxford University Press 10.1093/infdis/149.4.568

Täuber, MG; Sande, MA (1984). Pathogenesis of bacterial meningitis: contributions by experimental models in rabbits. Infection, 1(12), S3-10. Heidelberg: Springer-Medizin-Verlag 10.1007/BF01641732

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