Rafael Llanes

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc 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. doi 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. pmc Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori vacA, cagA, and iceA Genotypes in Cuban Patients with Upper Gastrointestinal Diseases
    Onelkis Feliciano
    Microbiology and Clinical Branches, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kouri, Avenida Novia del Mediodía KM 6 1 2, P O Box 601, Marianao 13, Havana, Cuba
    Biomed Res Int 2015:753710. 2015
  10. 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

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

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc 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. doi 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. pmc Prevalence of Helicobacter pylori vacA, cagA, and iceA Genotypes in Cuban Patients with Upper Gastrointestinal Diseases
    Onelkis Feliciano
    Microbiology and Clinical Branches, Tropical Medicine Institute Pedro Kouri, Avenida Novia del Mediodía KM 6 1 2, P O Box 601, Marianao 13, Havana, Cuba
    Biomed Res Int 2015:753710. 2015
    ..05). In conclusion, the results demonstrated a high prevalence of H. pylori virulent genotypes in Cuban patients over 40 years old while iceA2 alleles demonstrated a good specificity in patients with NUD. ..
  10. 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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  11. 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...
  12. 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...