Nizami Duran

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Detection of slime and methicillin resistance genes in Staphylococci isolated from nasal samples of patients with orthopaedic implants
    Nizami Duran
    Mustafa Kemal University, Medical Faculty, Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Hatay, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 16:BR271-7. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Relationship between the resistance genes to quaternary ammonium compounds and antibiotic resistance in staphylococci isolated from surgical site infections
    Nizami Duran
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Mustafa Kemal University, Medical Faculty, Antakya Hatay, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 20:544-50. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Performance of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube test and Tuberculin Skin Test for diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in BCG vaccinated health care workers
    Cenk Babayigit
    Department of Chest Diesases and Tuberculosis, Faculty of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 20:521-9. 2014
  4. pmc Antibiotic resistance genes & susceptibility patterns in staphylococci
    Nizami Duran
    Mustafa Kemal University, Medical Faculty, Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Hatay, Turkey
    Indian J Med Res 135:389-96. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint The protective role of topical propolis on experimental keratitis via nitric oxide levels in rabbits
    N Duran
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Mol Cell Biochem 281:153-61. 2006
  6. doi request reprint GC-MS analysis and antileishmanial activities of two Turkish propolis types
    Nizami Duran
    Medical Faculty, Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya, Turkey
    Parasitol Res 108:95-105. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) infection among pregnant women in Turkey
    Nizami Duran
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Turkey
    Indian J Med Res 120:106-10. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage among the diabetic and non-diabetic haemodialysis patients
    N Duran
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya Haemodialysis Centre, Hatay, Turkey
    Int J Clin Pract 60:1204-9. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Antibacterial activity of propolis against MRSA and synergism with topical mupirocin
    Yusuf Onlen
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Mustafa Kemal University Faculty of Medicine, Hatay, Turkey
    J Altern Complement Med 13:713-8. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Efflux pump genes and antimicrobial resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from lower respiratory tract infections acquired in an intensive care unit
    Burcin Ozer
    Mustafa Kemal University, School of Medicine, Department of Medical Microbiology, Hatay, Turkey
    J Antibiot (Tokyo) 65:9-13. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint Detection of slime and methicillin resistance genes in Staphylococci isolated from nasal samples of patients with orthopaedic implants
    Nizami Duran
    Mustafa Kemal University, Medical Faculty, Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Hatay, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 16:BR271-7. 2010
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  2. doi request reprint Relationship between the resistance genes to quaternary ammonium compounds and antibiotic resistance in staphylococci isolated from surgical site infections
    Nizami Duran
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Mustafa Kemal University, Medical Faculty, Antakya Hatay, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 20:544-50. 2014
    ..Especially, the high rates of aminoglycosides and methicillin-resistance gene was remarkable in S. aureus isolates. Quaternary ammonium resistance genes were found to be positive. ..
  3. doi request reprint Performance of QuantiFERON-TB Gold In-Tube test and Tuberculin Skin Test for diagnosis of latent tuberculosis infection in BCG vaccinated health care workers
    Cenk Babayigit
    Department of Chest Diesases and Tuberculosis, Faculty of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 20:521-9. 2014
    ..We suggest that QFT-GIT can be used as an alternative to TST for detection of LTBI, especially in groups with high risk of LTBI and in population with routine BCG vaccination program. ..
  4. pmc Antibiotic resistance genes & susceptibility patterns in staphylococci
    Nizami Duran
    Mustafa Kemal University, Medical Faculty, Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Hatay, Turkey
    Indian J Med Res 135:389-96. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The protective role of topical propolis on experimental keratitis via nitric oxide levels in rabbits
    N Duran
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Mol Cell Biochem 281:153-61. 2006
    ..05). Based on these findings, we suggest that ethanolic extract of propolis has antioxidant, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties for S. aureus keratitis in rabbits...
  6. doi request reprint GC-MS analysis and antileishmanial activities of two Turkish propolis types
    Nizami Duran
    Medical Faculty, Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya, Turkey
    Parasitol Res 108:95-105. 2011
    ..001); however, Bursa propolis was found to be more effective than Hatay propolis against leishmania promastigotes. These two natural products may be useful agents in the prevention of leishmanial infections...
  7. ncbi request reprint Asymptomatic herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) infection among pregnant women in Turkey
    Nizami Duran
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Turkey
    Indian J Med Res 120:106-10. 2004
    ..The present study was undertaken to determine asymtomatic genital HSV-2 shedding and seroprevalence of HSV-2 infection among asymptomatic pregnant women at the time of delivery in Adana, Turkey...
  8. ncbi request reprint Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage among the diabetic and non-diabetic haemodialysis patients
    N Duran
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya Haemodialysis Centre, Hatay, Turkey
    Int J Clin Pract 60:1204-9. 2006
    ..aureus. In addition, the rates of antibiotic resistance of S. aureus strains were found to be quite higher in HD patients than in the control group (p < 0.05)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Antibacterial activity of propolis against MRSA and synergism with topical mupirocin
    Yusuf Onlen
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Mustafa Kemal University Faculty of Medicine, Hatay, Turkey
    J Altern Complement Med 13:713-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the activity of the propolis and its combinations with mupirocin against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in nasal carriage...
  10. doi request reprint Efflux pump genes and antimicrobial resistance of Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains isolated from lower respiratory tract infections acquired in an intensive care unit
    Burcin Ozer
    Mustafa Kemal University, School of Medicine, Department of Medical Microbiology, Hatay, Turkey
    J Antibiot (Tokyo) 65:9-13. 2012
    ..Understanding the prevalence and mechanism of antimicrobial resistance in P. aeruginosa may help to select empirical therapy for nosocomial LRTIs due to P. aeruginosa in our ICU...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparative trial of different anti-bacterial combinations with propolis and ciprofloxacin on Pseudomonas keratitis in rabbits
    Yusuf Onlen
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, School of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya Hatay, Turkey
    Microbiol Res 162:62-8. 2007
    ..01). We conclude that propolis may be a useful adjunctive agent but should not be regarded as a replacement for traditional antibiotic therapy for P. aeruginosa keratitis in rabbits...
  12. ncbi request reprint Effect of propolis in the treatment of experimental Staphylococcus aureus keratitis in rabbits
    H Oksuz
    Department of Ophthalmology, Faculty of Medicine, Kayseri, Turkey
    Ophthalmic Res 37:328-34. 2005
    ....
  13. doi request reprint High prevalence of Staphylococcus aureus cultivation and superantigen production in patients with psoriasis
    Didem Didar Balci
    Mustafa Kemal University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, 31100 Hatay, Turkey
    Eur J Dermatol 19:238-42. 2009
    ..aureus colonization and its toxigenic-strains are associated with psoriasis. According to our findings, non-classical superantigens such as methicillin resistance gene (mecA), see and etb may also be associated with psoriasis...
  14. pmc Evaluation of nosocomial infections and risk factors in critically ill patients
    Burcin Ozer
    Department of Medical Microbiology, School of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 17:PH17-22. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the nosocomial infections, risk factors, pathogens and the antimicrobial susceptibilities of them in intensive care unit of a university hospital...
  15. ncbi request reprint Resveratrol, a natural antioxidant, attenuates intestinal ischemia/reperfusion injury in rats
    Orhan Veli Ozkan
    Department of General Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Tohoku J Exp Med 218:251-8. 2009
    ..001). Resveratrol also restored the SOD activity. These results suggest that resveratrol could protect intestinal tissue against I/R injury with its potent antioxidant properties...
  16. ncbi request reprint Seroprevalence of hepatitis C in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus and non-diabetic on haemodialysis
    S Ocak
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Medical Faculty, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Int J Clin Pract 60:670-4. 2006
    ..05). This study has shown that although the period on dialysis of diabetic patients are shorter than non-diabetic patients, the prevalence of HCV in HD patients with type 2 DM is higher than that detected in non-diabetic HD patients...
  17. doi request reprint Familial tularaemia
    E Peker
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical Faculty, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Indian J Med Microbiol 27:272-5. 2009
    ..It can be concluded that tularaemia should be considered in the differential diagnosis of patients with fever, pharyngitis, conjunctivitis and cervical lymphadenopathies that do not respond to beta-lactam antibiotics...
  18. doi request reprint Cutaneous infection caused by Aspergillus terreus
    Burcin Ozer
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, School of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    J Med Microbiol 58:968-70. 2009
    ..In this report, we describe a case of cutaneous infection caused by A. terreus in a paediatric patient who underwent surgical treatment for an open tibial fracture secondary to an agricultural accident...
  19. ncbi request reprint Causes of nosocomial pneumonia and evaluation of risk factors in a university hospital in Turkey
    Lutfu Savas
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya Hatay, Turkey
    Saudi Med J 28:114-20. 2007
    ..To determine the incidence, risk factors, mortality rate, and organisms causing nosocomial pneumonia (NP)...
  20. ncbi request reprint Skin diseases in patients with beta-thalassemia major
    Asena Cigdem Dogramaci
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya, Hatay, Turkey
    Int J Dermatol 48:1057-61. 2009
    ..Beta-thalassemia major affects multiple organs and is associated with considerable morbidity and mortality. The goal of this analysis was to document the frequency of skin diseases among patients with beta-thalassemia major...
  21. ncbi request reprint Anti-Toxoplasma gondii antibodies in hemodialysis patients receiving long-term hemodialysis therapy in Turkey
    Sabahattin Ocak
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Medical Faculty, Mustafa Kemal University, Hatay, Turkey
    Saudi Med J 26:1378-82. 2005
    ..gondii antibodies in hemodialysis patients with chronic renal failure. We undertook a prospective study of our maintenance hemodialysis patients to determine whether these sources posed a risk for transmission of T. gondii...
  22. doi request reprint Sulfasalazine-induced hypersensitivity syndrome in a 15-year-old boy associated with human herpesvirus-6 reactivation
    Didem Didar Balci
    Department of Dermatology, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya, Turkey
    Cutan Ocul Toxicol 28:45-7. 2009
    ..We report a 15-year-old boy with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis who developed DIHS due to sulfasalazine, associated with reactivation of HHV-6...
  23. doi request reprint In vitro antileishmanial activity of Adana propolis samples on Leishmania tropica: a preliminary study
    G Duran
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences, Mustafa Kemal University, Antakya, Hatay, Turkey
    Parasitol Res 102:1217-25. 2008
    ..05). Our results demonstrate that ethanolic extracts of Adana propolis samples reduce the proliferation of L. tropica parasites significantly...
  24. ncbi request reprint Nosocomial urinary tract infections: micro-organisms, antibiotic sensitivities and risk factors
    L Savas
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Mustafa Kemal University, Faculty of Medicine, Hatay, Turkey
    West Indian Med J 55:188-93. 2006
    ..The aim of this surveillance study was to determine micro-organisms responsible for UTI, their antibiotic sensitivities and to describe the incidence and risk factors of nosocomial urinary tract infections (NUTI)...
  25. ncbi request reprint [Genital herpes infections]
    Nizami Duran
    Mustafa Kemal Universitesi Tip Fak├╝ltesi, Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Hatay
    Mikrobiyol Bul 37:205-13. 2003
    ..In this review article, the clinical characteristics, epidemiology, diagnostic methods, prevention and therapy choices of HSV genital infections, have been discussed under the light of recent literature...