Stürenburg E, Sobottka I, Noor D, Laufs R, Mack D. Evaluation of a new cefepime-clavulanate ESBL Etest to detect extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in an Enterobacteriaceae strain collection. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2004;54:134-8 pubmed
..In our study collection, the cefepime-clavulanate strip was the best configuration for detection of ESBLs, particularly in Enterobacter spp. ..
Stürenburg E, Kühn A, Mack D, Laufs R. A novel extended-spectrum beta-lactamase CTX-M-23 with a P167T substitution in the active-site omega loop associated with ceftazidime resistance. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2004;54:406-9 pubmed
..The emergence of a new ceftazidime-resistant CTX-M-type mutant provides evidence that these enzymes are able to broaden their substrate spectrum towards ceftazidime, probably due to substitutions in the active-site omega loop. ..
Stürenburg E, Horstkotte M, Aberle J, Meyer K, Richter E, Laufs R, et al. Disseminated Mycobacterium haemophilum infection as initial manifestation of AIDS. Tuberculosis (Edinb). 2004;84:341-5 pubmed
..We describe the first case of a disseminated M. haemophilum infection as initial manifestation of AIDS in Europe. ..