Jean Longtin

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Novel mutations in a patient isolate of Streptococcus agalactiae with reduced penicillin susceptibility emerging after long-term oral suppressive therapy
    Jean Longtin
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec and OAHPP, 2705 Laurier Blvd, Quebec City, Quebec G1V4G2, Canada
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:2983-5. 2011
  2. pmc Distribution of antiseptic resistance genes qacA, qacB, and smr in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated in Toronto, Canada, from 2005 to 2009
    Jean Longtin
    Infectious Disease Research Center, Laval University, 2750 Laurier Blvd, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 4G2, Canada
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:2999-3001. 2011

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. pmc Novel mutations in a patient isolate of Streptococcus agalactiae with reduced penicillin susceptibility emerging after long-term oral suppressive therapy
    Jean Longtin
    Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Québec and OAHPP, 2705 Laurier Blvd, Quebec City, Quebec G1V4G2, Canada
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:2983-5. 2011
    ..Molecular characterization of the isolate before and after long-term penicillin therapy revealed 5 mutations in the ligand-binding regions of PBP1a, -2a, and -2x not previously reported in GBS...
  2. pmc Distribution of antiseptic resistance genes qacA, qacB, and smr in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated in Toronto, Canada, from 2005 to 2009
    Jean Longtin
    Infectious Disease Research Center, Laval University, 2750 Laurier Blvd, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 4G2, Canada
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:2999-3001. 2011
    ..We identified the qacAB genes in 7 strains (2%; 2 qacA genes and 5 qacB genes) and the smr gene in 23 (7%) strains. CHDN minimal bactericidal concentrations were slightly higher for strains harboring smr genes...