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1. A closer look on the variety and abundance of the faecal resistome of wild boar.

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a serious problem for public and animal health, and also for the environment. Monitoring and reporting the occurrence of AMR determinants and bacteria with the potential to disseminate is a priority for health surveillance programs around the world and critical to...

Author(s) : Dias, D.; Fonseca, C.; Mendo, S.; Caetano, T.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part B ref.59

2. Susceptibility of Liriomyza sativae Blanchard (Diptera: Agromyzidae) populations to reduced risk insecticides.

Liriomyza sativae Blanchard is a major pest of melon and other crops in the Northeast of Brazil, where it has caused great losses despite the use of insecticides to reduce infestations. Previous studies showed that Liriomyza flies can develop resistance to several groups of insecticides, making...

Author(s) : Silva, P. A. F.; Siqueira, H. A. A.; Silva, W. M.; Araujo, E. L.; Esteves Filho, A. B.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Crop Protection 2022 Vol.153 ref.40

3. Role of nanomaterials in deactivating multiple drug resistance efflux pumps - a review.

The changes in lifestyle and living conditions have affected not only humans but also microorganisms. As man invents new drugs and therapies, pathogens alter themselves to survive and thrive. Multiple drug resistance (MDR) is the talk of the town for decades now. Many generations of medications...

Author(s) : Nibedita Dey; Kamatchi, C.; Vickram, A. S.; Anbarasu, K.; Thanigaivel, S.; Jeyanthi Palanivelu; Pugazhendhi, A.; Ponnusamy, V. K.

Publisher : Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA

Journal article : Environmental Research 2022 Vol.204 No.Part A ref.200

4. Why are Drosophila larvae more sensitive to avermectin than adults?

The insects have different physiological and morphological characteristics in various developmental stages. The difference in the characteristics may be related to the different sensitivity of insects to insecticides. In avermectin resistant strain screening assay, we found that the Drosophila...

Author(s) : Chen LiPing; Xing XueJie; Kang KeLai; Yang WenYao; Luo Liang; Wu YiJun

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology. C, Toxicology & Pharmacology 2022 Vol.251

5. Impact of engineered nanoparticles on the fate of antibiotic resistance genes in wastewater and receiving environments: a comprehensive review.

Nanoparticles (NPs) and antibiotic resistance elements are ubiquitous in wastewater and consequently, in receiving environments. Sub-lethal levels of engineered NPs potentially result in a selective pressure on antibiotic resistance gene (ARG) propagation in wastewater treatment plants. Conversely, ...

Author(s) : Cui HanLin; Smith, A. L.

Publisher : Elsevier Inc, Orlando, USA

Journal article : Environmental Research 2022 Vol.204 No.Part D ref.125

6. Kingella kingae spondylodiscitis.

Kingella kingae infections generally respond well to most beta-lactam antibiotics. We investigated an antibiotic treatment failure in a 3-year-old with K. kingae L3-4 spondylodiscitis. Her disease progressed even after 19 days of high-dose intravenous flucloxacillin. The clinical isolate did not...

Author(s) : Keene, A.; Walls, T.; Creighton, J.; Anderson, T.

Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc., Hagerstown, USA

Journal article : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2022 Vol.41 No.1 pp.48-50 ref.9

7. Rapid detection of carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae from blood culture bottles of known CPE carriers.

We used a rapid antigen test for the detection of carbapenemases directly from positive blood culture bottles of pediatric hemato-oncologic patients, known carriers of carbapenemase-producing enterobacteriaceae. Resistance mechanism was detected within 15 minutes of observing Gram-negative bacilli...

Author(s) : Kriger, O.; Shatzman-Steuerman, R.; Smollan, G.; Belausov, N.; Sarkisian, G.; Amit, S.

Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc., Hagerstown, USA

Journal article : Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2022 Vol.41 No.1 pp.45-47 ref.7

8. Heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90)/histone deacetylase (HDAC) dual inhibitors for the treatment of azoles-resistant Candida albicans.

Clinical treatment of candidiasis has suffered from increasingly severe drug resistance and limited efficacy. Thus, novel strategies to deal with drug resistance are highly desired to develop effective therapeutic agents. Herein, dual inhibition of heat shock protein 90 (Hsp90) and histone...

Author(s) : Li ChaoChen; Tu Jie; Han GuiYan; Liu Na; Sheng ChunQuan

Publisher : Elsevier Masson SAS, Issy-les-Moulineaux, France

Journal article : European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry 2022 Vol.227 ref.42

9. Effects and relevant mechanisms of non-antibiotic factors on the horizontal transfer of antibiotic resistance genes in water environments: a review.

Antibiotic resistance has created obstacles in the treatment of infectious diseases with antibiotics. The horizontal transfer of antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) can exacerbate the dissemination of antibiotic resistance in water environments. In addition to antibiotic selective pressure, multiple ...

Author(s) : Jiang Qi; Feng MingBao; Ye ChengSong; Yu Xin

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 3 ref.184

10. Response of antibiotic resistance to the co-exposure of sulfamethoxazole and copper during swine manure composting.

Heavy metals driven co-selection of antibiotic resistance in soil and water bodies has been widely concerned, but the response of antibiotic resistance to co-existence of antibiotics and heavy metals in composting system is still unknown. Commonly used sulfamethoxazole and copper were individually...

Author(s) : Wu YiQi; Wen QinXue; Chen ZhiQiang; Fu QiQi; Bao HuanYu

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.805 ref.51

11. Reduction of susceptibility to azoles and 5-fluorocytosine and growth acceleration in Candida albicans in glucosuria.

Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disease characterized by hyperglycemia and glucosuria, and is a risk factor for Candida infections. To reveal the potential effects of glucosuria on Candida spp., we investigated their growth and antifungal susceptibilities in normal human urine to which...

Author(s) : Hiyama, Y.; Sato, T.; Takahashi, S.; Yamamoto, S.; Ogasawara, N.; Masumori, N.; Yokota, S.

Publisher : Elsevier, New York, USA

Journal article : Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease 2022 Vol.102 No.1 ref.24

12. Rethinking antimicrobial prophylaxis in patients receiving medicinal leech therapy.

Purpose: To describe challenges in the management of prophylaxis against infections for patients receiving medicinal leech therapy given changes in antimicrobial resistance patterns in the normal flora of leeches. Summary: This article presents a patient case of reconstructive surgery complicated...

Author(s) : McCracken, J. A.; Koehler, S. M.; Sharma, R.

Publisher : Oxford University Press, Oxford, UK

Journal article : American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy 2022 Vol.79 No.1 pp.e14-e19 ref.23

13. Application of metagenomics to biological wastewater treatment.

Biological wastewater treatment is a process in which the microbial metabolism of complex communities transforms pollutants into low- or non-toxic products. Due to the absence of an in-depth understanding of the diversity and complexity of microbial communities, it is very likely to ignore the...

Author(s) : Chen Geng; Bai Rui; Zhang YiQing; Zhao BiYi; Xiao Yong

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.807 No.Part 1 ref.75

14. Enhanced propagation of intracellular and extracellular antibiotic resistance genes in municipal wastewater by microplastics.

Microplastics (MPs) are an emerging global concern as they are abundant in the environment and can act as vectors of various contaminants. However, whether and how MPs can be vectors of antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs), especially extracellular ARGs (eARGs), remains far from explicit. This study...

Author(s) : Cheng Yuan; Lu JiaRui; Fu ShuSen; Wang ShangJie; Senehi NaoMi; Yuan QingBin

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Environmental Pollution 2022 Vol.292 No.Part A ref.56

15. Antibiotics and antibiotic resistance genes in landfills: a review.

Landfill are important reservoirs of antibiotics and antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs). They harbor diverse contaminants, such as heavy metals and persistent organic chemicals, complex microbial consortia, and anaerobic degradation processes, which facilitate the occurrence, development, and...

Author(s) : Zhang Rui; Yang Shu; An YuWei; Wang YangQing; Lei Yu; Song LiYan

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Science of the Total Environment 2022 Vol.806 No.Part 2 ref.174

16. Our pursuit for effective antifungal agents targeting fungal cell wall components: where are we?

Invasive mycotic infections present unacceptably high mortality rates in humans. These infections are initiated by the fungal cell wall, which mediates host-fungi interactions. The cell wall is associated with the physiology of fungi and is involved in essential processes in the entire cell...

Author(s) : Ibe, C.; Oladele, R. O.; Alamir, O.

Publisher : Elsevier B.V., Amsterdam, Netherlands

Journal article : International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents 2022 Vol.59 No.1

19. Fates of intracellular and extracellular antibiotic resistance genes during the cattle farm wastewater treatment process.

Cattle farm wastewater, as a significant reservoir for antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs), has received wide attention. Intracellular and extracellular ARGs (iARGs and eARGs) were detected during wastewater treatment, including solid-liquid separation, anaerobic regulation, upflow anaerobic sludge...

Author(s) : Liang ChengYu; Wei Dong; Yan WeiZhi; Zhang SiYing; Shi JiPing; Liu Li

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Bioresource Technology 2022 Vol.344 No.Part B ref.40

20. Dissemination of antibiotic resistance under antibiotics pressure during anaerobic co-digestion of food waste and sludge: insights of driving factors, genetic expression, and regulation mechanism.

This study revealed the effects and regulation mechanisms on antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) dissemination during anaerobic co-digestion (AcoD) of food waste and sludge under the exposure of tetracycline, sulfamethoxazole (SMZ) and erythromycin (ERY). Results indicated antibiotics significantly...

Author(s) : Wang PanLiang; Wu Dong; Su YingLong; Li XunAn; Xie Bing

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Bioresource Technology 2022 Vol.344 No.Part B ref.50

21. Reduction of antibiotic resistome in influent of a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) via a chemically enhanced primary treatment (CEPT) process.

Chemically enhanced primary treatment (CEPT) has been considered for maximizing wastewater energy recovery by enhancing the carbon captured through the primary treatment. However, evaluating the potential of CEPT as a primary treatment process for removing antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) in the...

Author(s) : Shin Jingyeong; Choi Sangki; Park ChangMin; Wang JinHua; Kim YoungMo

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.286 No.Part 1 ref.41

22. Antimicrobial plant secondary metabolites, MDR transporters and antimicrobial resistance in cereal-associated lactobacilli: is there a connection?

Cereal-associated lactobacilli resist antimicrobial plant secondary metabolites. This study aimed to identify multi-drug-resistance (MDR) transporters in isolates from mahewu, a Zimbabwean fermented cereal beverage, and to determine whether these MDR-transporters relate to resistance against...

Author(s) : Pswarayi, F.; Qiao, N.; Gaur, G.; Gänzle, M.

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Food Microbiology 2022 Vol.102 ref.89

23. Fate of land-based antibiotic resistance genes in marginal-sea sediment: territorial differentiation and corresponding drivers.

No large-scale investigations on fate of land-based antibiotic resistance genes (ARGs) in marginal sea have been reported. The Yellow Sea which is an important marginal sea was selected to investigate the fate, territorial differentiation, and drivers of target ARGs in marginal-sea sediments. ARGs...

Author(s) : Lu Jian; Zhang YuXuan; Wu Jun; Wang JianHua; Zhang Cui; Wu Jie

Publisher : Elsevier Ltd, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Chemosphere 2022 Vol.288 No.Part 2 ref.36

24. Systemic antimicrobial therapy in foals.

Antimicrobial agents are commonly used in neonatal foals for the treatment or prevention of sepsis. However, due to concerns about the development of antimicrobial resistance and increasing pressure on veterinarians to rationalise antimicrobial use, we should be trying to reduce the unnecessary use ...

Author(s) : Floyd, E. F.; Easton-Jones, C. A.; Theelen, M. J. P.

Publisher : Wiley, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Equine Veterinary Education 2022 Vol.34 No.1 pp.49-56 ref.55

25. Activity of chlorhexidine acetate in combination with fluconazole against suspensions and biofilms of Candida auris.

Objectives: As a newly emerging pathogen, Candida auris has spread rapidly and caused a serious invasive infection. Candida auris often appeared high resistance to classical antifungal drugs. Drug combination therapy is emerging as an effective and well-established strategy to relieve drug...

Author(s) : Hao WeiFeng; Wang YaXian; Xi Yue; Yang Zhe; Zhang HeYu; Ge XueJun

Publisher : Elsevier, Oxford, UK

Journal article : Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy 2022 Vol.28 No.1 pp.29-34 ref.30