Rafael Llanes

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Co-infection with Cyclospora cayetanensis and Salmonella typhi in a patient with HIV infection and chronic diarrhoea
    Rafael Llanes
    Brigada Médica Cubana en Haití Puerto Príncipe, Departamento Oeste, Haiti
    Pathog Glob Health 107:38-9. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Low prevalence of Helicobacter pylori among symptomatic children from a hospital in Havana, Cuba
    Rafael Llanes
    Department of Bacteriology, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kourí IPK, Autopista Novia Mediodía Km 6, Havana, Cuba
    J Trop Pediatr 58:231-4. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibility of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Cuba (1995-1999): implications for treatment of gonorrhea
    Rafael Llanes
    Microbiology Branch, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kouri, Havana, Cuba
    Sex Transm Dis 30:10-4. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of four methods for detecting the beta-lactamase activity in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolated in Cuba
    Rafael Llanes
    Departmento de Bacteriología, Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri, Apdo Postal 601, Marianao 13, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 98:1089-91. 2003
  5. pmc Phenotypic and genetic characterization of antimicrobial profiles of Helicobacter pylori strains in Cuba
    Rafael Llanes
    Microbiology, Clinical and Epidemiology Branch, Institute Pedro Kouri, Havana, Cuba
    J Health Popul Nutr 28:124-9. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint High percentages of resistance to tetracycline and penicillin and reduced susceptibility to azithromycin characterize the majority of strain types of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in Cuba, 1995-1998
    Jorge Sosa
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri, Havana, Cuba
    Sex Transm Dis 30:443-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the BIOCEN GC agar medium base in antimicrobial susceptibility testing of Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Rafael Llanes
    Department of Bacteriology, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kourí IPK, La Habana, Cuba
    Arch Med Res 36:344-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint [Development of a method to determine the minimum inhibitory concentration in reference strains from leptospiras]
    Ana Margarita Obregón
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri, Marianao, Ciudad de La Habana
    Rev Cubana Med Trop 57:11-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Nasopharyngeal colonization by Moraxella catarrhalis and study of antimicrobial susceptibility in healthy children from Cuban day-care centers
    Dianelys Quiñones
    Reference National Laboratory of Bacterial Respiratory Infections, Department of Bacteriology Mycology, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kouri, Havana City, Cuba
    Arch Med Res 36:80-2. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Safety and preliminary immunogenicity of MenC/P64k, a meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine with a new recombinant carrier
    Antonio E Pérez
    Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kouri, Havana, Cuba
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 46:386-92. 2006

Collaborators

  • Angela Gala
  • Hui Li
  • Jo Anne R Dillon
  • Guillermo I Perez-Perez
  • Félix O Dickinson
  • Shigeo Nagashima
  • Ana Margarita Obregón
  • Lizet Sanchez
  • María Guirola
  • Akihiro Wada
  • Jean Marc Gabastou
  • Antonio E Pérez
  • Dianelys Quiñones
  • Jorge Sosa
  • Olga Marina Sanabria
  • Gabriela Echániz Avilés
  • Daisy Payares
  • Grettel Chanto
  • Aurora Maldonado
  • Irma Hernández
  • Elena Campos
  • Ana Paula Silva de Lemos
  • Christian Trigoso
  • Remei Gordillo
  • Michele Nurse Lucas
  • Ingrid Heitmann
  • Rosana Castillo
  • Maria Cristina de Cunto Brandileone
  • Sara Morales de Santa Gadea
  • Filomena Palma
  • Patricia Rosales
  • Gabriel Pérez Giffoni
  • Clara Inés Agudelo
  • Rosemeire Cobo Zanella
  • Jacqueline Sanchez
  • Ashok Rattan
  • Isis Tamargo
  • Susana Díaz Velasco
  • Raquel Barrios de Bolaños
  • Elizabeth Castaneda
  • Angela Pires Brandão
  • Carmen Pesantes
  • Teresa Camou
  • Araceli Soto Noguerón
  • Jorge Matheu
  • Zandra de Fuentes
  • Yolanda Narváez
  • Armengol Ortiz
  • María Victoria Ovalle
  • Mónica Guadalupe Viveros
  • Rossana Franco
  • Markela de Quinzada
  • Alejandra Corso
  • Sergio Lopez
  • Edwin Asturias
  • Gustavo Chamorro Cortesí
  • Jose Luis di Fabio
  • Enza Spadola
  • Zacarias Garib
  • Dilcia de Valencia
  • Mabel Regueira
  • Francisco Banderas
  • Gerardo Guillen
  • Pablo Diaz
  • Teresita Serrano
  • Leonardo Canaan-Haden
  • Anabel Alvarez
  • Evelin Caballero
  • Daymi Guzmán
  • Miriam Perez
  • Gilda Toraño
  • Alina Llop
  • Martha Ruben
  • Sandra Ramirez-Arcos

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. ncbi request reprint Co-infection with Cyclospora cayetanensis and Salmonella typhi in a patient with HIV infection and chronic diarrhoea
    Rafael Llanes
    Brigada Médica Cubana en Haití Puerto Príncipe, Departamento Oeste, Haiti
    Pathog Glob Health 107:38-9. 2013
    ..The patient was treated with oral ciprofloxacin, 500 mg, twice daily for two weeks, with a good clinical outcome...
  2. ncbi request reprint Low prevalence of Helicobacter pylori among symptomatic children from a hospital in Havana, Cuba
    Rafael Llanes
    Department of Bacteriology, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kourí IPK, Autopista Novia Mediodía Km 6, Havana, Cuba
    J Trop Pediatr 58:231-4. 2012
    ..The prevalence of H. pylori infection in Cuban symptomatic children is similar to the one observed in developed countries. Culture and RUT is a useful combination to diagnose H. pylori infection in paediatric patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibility of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Cuba (1995-1999): implications for treatment of gonorrhea
    Rafael Llanes
    Microbiology Branch, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kouri, Havana, Cuba
    Sex Transm Dis 30:10-4. 2003
    ..Antibiotic-resistant strains of Neisseria gonorrhoeae, especially those resistant to penicillin and tetracycline, have spread with remarkable rapidity in many Caribbean countries...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of four methods for detecting the beta-lactamase activity in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolated in Cuba
    Rafael Llanes
    Departmento de Bacteriología, Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri, Apdo Postal 601, Marianao 13, Ciudad de La Habana, Cuba
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 98:1089-91. 2003
    ..gonorrhoeae in Cuba. We recommended the use of the inhibition method, when testing the penicillinase activity in gonococcal isolates in provincial and municipal reference laboratories...
  5. pmc Phenotypic and genetic characterization of antimicrobial profiles of Helicobacter pylori strains in Cuba
    Rafael Llanes
    Microbiology, Clinical and Epidemiology Branch, Institute Pedro Kouri, Havana, Cuba
    J Health Popul Nutr 28:124-9. 2010
    ..This study supports the need to continue monitoring the antibiotic susceptibility in H. pylori in Cuba to guide the treatment of such infection...
  6. ncbi request reprint High percentages of resistance to tetracycline and penicillin and reduced susceptibility to azithromycin characterize the majority of strain types of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in Cuba, 1995-1998
    Jorge Sosa
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri, Havana, Cuba
    Sex Transm Dis 30:443-8. 2003
    ..The Gonococcal Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (GASP) in Cuba was established as part of a larger regional GASP program to facilitate the collection and reporting of antimicrobial susceptibility data for N gonorrhoeae isolates...
  7. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the BIOCEN GC agar medium base in antimicrobial susceptibility testing of Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Rafael Llanes
    Department of Bacteriology, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kourí IPK, La Habana, Cuba
    Arch Med Res 36:344-9. 2005
    ..We evaluated three lots of GC agar medium base produced by BIOCEN, Cuba, in antibiotic susceptibility testing of reference and wild strains of gonococci...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Development of a method to determine the minimum inhibitory concentration in reference strains from leptospiras]
    Ana Margarita Obregón
    Instituto de Medicina Tropical Pedro Kouri, Marianao, Ciudad de La Habana
    Rev Cubana Med Trop 57:11-6. 2005
    ..This study will allow in a near future to determine the antimicrobial susceptibility in autochthonous strains isolated from patients with Leptospirosis at the national level...
  9. ncbi request reprint Nasopharyngeal colonization by Moraxella catarrhalis and study of antimicrobial susceptibility in healthy children from Cuban day-care centers
    Dianelys Quiñones
    Reference National Laboratory of Bacterial Respiratory Infections, Department of Bacteriology Mycology, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kouri, Havana City, Cuba
    Arch Med Res 36:80-2. 2005
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  10. ncbi request reprint Safety and preliminary immunogenicity of MenC/P64k, a meningococcal serogroup C conjugate vaccine with a new recombinant carrier
    Antonio E Pérez
    Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kouri, Havana, Cuba
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 46:386-92. 2006
    ..05). The MenC/P64k vaccine was found to have a good safety profile, to be well tolerated and immunogenic...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Characterization of invasive isolates of S. pneumoniae, H. influenzae, and N. meningitidis in Latin America and the Caribbean: SIREVA II, 2000-2005]
    Jean Marc Gabastou
    Area de Tecnología y Prestación de Servicios de Salud, Unidad de Medicamentos Esenciales, Vacunas y Tecnologías en Salud, Organizacion Panamericana de la Salud, Quito, Ecuador
    Rev Panam Salud Publica 24:1-15. 2008
    ..Potential coverage by conjugate vaccines was evaluated...