A Nemec

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Affiliation: National Institute of Public Health
Country: Czech Republic

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between the AdeABC efflux system gene content, netilmicin susceptibility and multidrug resistance in a genotypically diverse collection of Acinetobacter baumannii strains
    Alexandr Nemec
    Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology, National Institute of Public Health, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:483-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Emergence of carbapenem resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii in the Czech Republic is associated with the spread of multidrug-resistant strains of European clone II
    Alexandr Nemec
    Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology, National Institute of Public Health, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:484-9. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint [Multidrug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii]
    Alexandr Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
    Klin Mikrobiol Infekc Lek 14:162-7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint [Multidrug resistant clones of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the Czech Republic]
    Alexandr Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
    Klin Mikrobiol Infekc Lek 14:168-72. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Acinetobacter beijerinckii sp. nov. and Acinetobacter gyllenbergii sp. nov., haemolytic organisms isolated from humans
    Alexandr Nemec
    Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague 10, Czech Republic
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:118-24. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Acinetobacter bereziniae sp. nov. and Acinetobacter guillouiae sp. nov., to accommodate Acinetobacter genomic species 10 and 11, respectively
    Alexandr Nemec
    Laboratory of Bacterial Genetics, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, CZ 100, 42 Prague 10, Czech Republic
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:896-903. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Diversity of aminoglycoside-resistance genes and their association with class 1 integrons among strains of pan-European Acinetobacter baumannii clones
    Alexandr Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague 10, Czech Republic
    J Med Microbiol 53:1233-40. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Multidrug-resistant epidemic clones among bloodstream isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the Czech Republic
    Alexandr Nemec
    Laboratory of Bacterial Genetics, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague, Czech Republic
    Res Microbiol 161:234-42. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint [Aminoglycoside resistance of Acinetobacter baumannii hospital strains in the Czech Republic]
    Alexandr Nemec
    Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague, Czech Republic
    Klin Mikrobiol Infekc Lek 10:223-8. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term predominance of two pan-European clones among multi-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains in the Czech Republic
    Alexandr Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague, Czech Republic
    J Med Microbiol 53:147-53. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Relationship between the AdeABC efflux system gene content, netilmicin susceptibility and multidrug resistance in a genotypically diverse collection of Acinetobacter baumannii strains
    Alexandr Nemec
    Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology, National Institute of Public Health, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:483-9. 2007
    ..To assess the occurrence of the genes of the AdeABC efflux system and their association with antimicrobial resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii...
  2. doi request reprint Emergence of carbapenem resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii in the Czech Republic is associated with the spread of multidrug-resistant strains of European clone II
    Alexandr Nemec
    Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology, National Institute of Public Health, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:484-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the emergence of carbapenem resistance among hospital strains of Acinetobacter in the Czech Republic...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Multidrug resistant Acinetobacter baumannii]
    Alexandr Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
    Klin Mikrobiol Infekc Lek 14:162-7. 2008
    ..As similar observations have been recently reported from other European countries, EU clone II is likely to play an important role in the spread of carbapenem resistance...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Multidrug resistant clones of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the Czech Republic]
    Alexandr Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
    Klin Mikrobiol Infekc Lek 14:168-72. 2008
    ..To assess whether the high rate of antimicrobial resistance among bloodstream isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the Czech Republic is associated with the clonal spread of multidrug resistant (MDR) strains...
  5. doi request reprint Acinetobacter beijerinckii sp. nov. and Acinetobacter gyllenbergii sp. nov., haemolytic organisms isolated from humans
    Alexandr Nemec
    Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague 10, Czech Republic
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:118-24. 2009
    ..nov. to grow on azelate. The type strain of A. beijerinckii sp. nov. is NIPH 838T (=LUH 4759T=CCUG 51249T=CCM 7266T=58aT) and the type strain of A. gyllenbergii sp. nov. is NIPH 2150T (=RUH 422T=CCUG 51248T=CCM 7267T=1271T)...
  6. doi request reprint Acinetobacter bereziniae sp. nov. and Acinetobacter guillouiae sp. nov., to accommodate Acinetobacter genomic species 10 and 11, respectively
    Alexandr Nemec
    Laboratory of Bacterial Genetics, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, CZ 100, 42 Prague 10, Czech Republic
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:896-903. 2010
    ..The type strain of A. bereziniae sp. nov. is LMG 1003(T) (=CIP 70.12(T) =ATCC 17924(T)) and that of A. guillouiae sp. nov. is LMG 988(T) (=CIP 63.46( T) =ATCC 11171(T) =CCUG 2491(T))...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diversity of aminoglycoside-resistance genes and their association with class 1 integrons among strains of pan-European Acinetobacter baumannii clones
    Alexandr Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague 10, Czech Republic
    J Med Microbiol 53:1233-40. 2004
    ..baumannii...
  8. doi request reprint Multidrug-resistant epidemic clones among bloodstream isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in the Czech Republic
    Alexandr Nemec
    Laboratory of Bacterial Genetics, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague, Czech Republic
    Res Microbiol 161:234-42. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the multidrug resistance of Czech P. aeruginosa bloodstream isolates in 2007 was predominantly associated with three epidemic clones, one of which belongs to international clonal complex CC235...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Aminoglycoside resistance of Acinetobacter baumannii hospital strains in the Czech Republic]
    Alexandr Nemec
    Centre of Epidemiology and Microbiology, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague, Czech Republic
    Klin Mikrobiol Infekc Lek 10:223-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the nature of aminoglycoside resistance of clinically important multidrug-resistant (MDR) Acinetobacter baumannii strains from the Czech Republic...
  10. ncbi request reprint Long-term predominance of two pan-European clones among multi-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains in the Czech Republic
    Alexandr Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague, Czech Republic
    J Med Microbiol 53:147-53. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Acinetobacter parvus sp. nov., a small-colony-forming species isolated from human clinical specimens
    Alexandr Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague, Czech Republic
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:1563-7. 2003
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Genotypic and phenotypic characterization of the Acinetobacter calcoaceticus-Acinetobacter baumannii complex with the proposal of Acinetobacter pittii sp. nov. (formerly Acinetobacter genomic species 3) and Acinetobacter nosocomialis sp. nov. (formerly Ac
    Alexandr Nemec
    Laboratory of Bacterial Genetics, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague, Czech Republic
    Res Microbiol 162:393-404. 2011
    ..nov. and Acinetobacter nosocomialis sp. nov. for these taxa, respectively. The type strain of A. pittii sp. nov. is LMG 1035(T) (=CIP 70.29(T)) and that of A. nosocomialis sp. nov. is LMG 10619(T) (=CCM 7791(T))...
  13. ncbi request reprint Acinetobacter ursingii sp. nov. and Acinetobacter schindleri sp. nov., isolated from human clinical specimens
    A Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health, Prague, Czech Republic
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1891-9. 2001
    ..Clinical and epidemiological data indicate that A. ursingii has the capacity to cause bloodstream infections in hospitalized patients...
  14. doi request reprint A 63 kb genomic resistance island found in a multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii isolate of European clone I from 1977
    Lenka Krizova
    Laboratory of Bacterial Genetics, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 10042 Prague 10, Czech Republic
    J Antimicrob Chemother 65:1915-8. 2010
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  15. pmc Recognition of two novel phenons of the genus Acinetobacter among non-glucose-acidifying isolates from human specimens
    A Nemec
    National Institute of Public Health, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Clin Microbiol 38:3937-41. 2000
    ..Overall, the development of practical methods for identification required for the elucidation of the biological significance of the (genomic) species within the genus Acinetobacter remains a challenging task...
  16. ncbi request reprint Detection and characterization of feline Bartonella henselae in the Czech Republic
    O Melter
    National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 10042 Prague, Czech Republic
    Vet Microbiol 93:261-73. 2003
    ..henselae isolates. Ribotyping (PvuII, BglI), 16S rRNA typing and PFGE may be useful methods to prospect ecology and epidemiology of the agent...
  17. doi request reprint Variability in the concentrations of volatile metabolites emitted by genotypically different strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa
    V Shestivska
    J Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry of Science, Academy of Science of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Appl Microbiol 113:701-13. 2012
    ..To characterize the volatile metabolites produced by genotypically diverse strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa in order to evaluate their potential for use as biomarkers of lung infection in noninvasive breath analysis...
  18. pmc Direct PCR detection of Burkholderia cepacia complex and identification of its genomovars by using sputum as source of DNA
    Pavel Drevinek
    2nd Department of Pediatrics, 2nd Medical School of Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3485-8. 2002
    ..The product of the first PCR round is also used to identify the genomovar of the pathogen. The protocol achieves high sensitivity and specificity with simple interpretation of genomovar status...
  19. pmc Diversity and evolution of AbaR genomic resistance islands in Acinetobacter baumannii strains of European clone I
    Lenka Krizova
    Laboratory of Bacterial Genetics, National Institute of Public Health, Srobarova 48, 100 42 Prague, Czech Republic
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 55:3201-6. 2011
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Distribution of tetracycline resistance genes in genotypically related and unrelated multiresistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains from different European hospitals
    Geert Huys
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, Ghent, Belgium
    Res Microbiol 156:348-55. 2005
    ..Collectively, our phenotypic and genotypic resistance data support the therapeutic evaluation of second-generation tetracyclines like MIN as promising agents for treating MDRAB infections...
  21. ncbi request reprint Repetitive-DNA-element PCR fingerprinting and antibiotic resistance of pan-European multi-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii clone III strains
    Geert Huys
    Laboratory of Microbiology and BCCM LMG Bacteria Collection, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    J Med Microbiol 54:851-6. 2005
    ....
  22. pmc Sequence-based typing of ade B as a potential tool to identify intraspecific groups among clinical strains of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
    Geert Huys
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 43:5327-31. 2005
    ..Larger strain collections need to be screened to further explore the potential of sequence-based ade B typing as a universal tool for the monitoring of MDRAB clones...
  23. pmc Naturally transformable Acinetobacter sp. strain ADP1 belongs to the newly described species Acinetobacter baylyi
    Mario Vaneechoutte
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, Ghent University Hospital, Blok A, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:932-6. 2006
    ....
  24. pmc Lack of evidence for "Acinetobacter septicus" as a species different from Acinetobacter ursingii?
    Alexandr Nemec
    J Clin Microbiol 46:2826-7; author reply 2827. 2008
  25. pmc Nosocomial bacteremia due to an as yet unclassified acinetobacter genomic species 17-like strain
    Jesús Rodríguez-Baño
    Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, Hospital Clinic, IDIBAPS, Villarroel, 170, 08036 Barcelona, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1587-9. 2006
    ..baumannii epidemic...
  26. doi request reprint Reclassification of Acinetobacter grimontii Carr et al. 2003 as a later synonym of Acinetobacter junii Bouvet and Grimont 1986
    Mario Vaneechoutte
    Department of Clinical Chemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, University Hospital, Blok A, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:937-40. 2008
    ..These findings were corroborated for a second representative of the A. grimontii type strain, DSM 14968T. These data confirm that Acinetobacter grimontii is a later heterotypic synonym of Acinetobacter junii...
  27. ncbi request reprint An increasing threat in hospitals: multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
    Lenie Dijkshoorn
    Department of Infectious Diseases C5 P, Leiden University Medical Centre, Albinusdreef 2, P O Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Nat Rev Microbiol 5:939-51. 2007
    ..Here, we present an overview of the current knowledge of the genus Acinetobacter, with the emphasis on the clinically most important species, Acinetobacter baumannii...
  28. ncbi request reprint High genotypic diversity of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from patients with cystic fibrosis in the Czech Republic
    Sarka Vosahlikova
    Department of Paediatrics, 2nd Medical School, Charles University in Prague, Uvalu 84, 15006 Prague 5, Czech Republic
    Res Microbiol 158:324-9. 2007
    ..The absence of highly epidemic P. aeruginosa strains may result from infection control measures taken upon recognition of the epidemic B. cenocepacia...
  29. pmc The synthetic N-terminal peptide of human lactoferrin, hLF(1-11), is highly effective against experimental infection caused by multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii
    Lenie Dijkshoorn
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:4919-21. 2004
    ..Therefore, this peptide is a promising candidate as a novel agent against infections with multidrug-resistant A. baumannii...
  30. pmc Identification of Acinetobacter isolates from species belonging to the Acinetobacter calcoaceticus-Acinetobacter baumannii complex with monoclonal antibodies specific for O Antigens of their lipopolysaccharides
    Ralph Pantophlet
    Research Center Borstel, Division of Medical and Biochemical Microbiology, Borstel, Germany
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 9:60-5. 2002
    ..This study contributes to the completion of a serotype-based identification scheme for Acinetobacter species, in particular, those which are presently of the most clinical importance...