Siamak P Yazdankhah

Summary

Affiliation: Norwegian Institute of Public Health
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Triclosan and antimicrobial resistance in bacteria: an overview
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Norwegian Scientific Committee for Food Safety, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Microb Drug Resist 12:83-90. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Neisseria meningitidis: an overview of the carriage state
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Department of Airborne Infections, Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    J Med Microbiol 53:821-32. 2004
  3. pmc Use of variable-number tandem repeats to examine genetic diversity of Neisseria meningitidis
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1699-705. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Fusidic acid resistance, mediated by fusB, in bovine coagulase-negative staphylococci
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    J Antimicrob Chemother 58:1254-6. 2006
  5. pmc Variable-number tandem repeat analysis of meningococcal isolates belonging to the sequence type 162 complex
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Department of Airborne Infections, Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Microbiol 43:4865-7. 2005
  6. pmc Distribution of serogroups and genotypes among disease-associated and carried isolates of Neisseria meningitidis from the Czech Republic, Greece, and Norway
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Department of Airborne Infections, Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5146-53. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Variable number tandem repeat typing of bacteria
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Methods Mol Biol 396:395-405. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Triclosan and antimicrobial resistance in bacteria: an overview
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Norwegian Scientific Committee for Food Safety, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    Microb Drug Resist 12:83-90. 2006
    ..Thus, widespread use of triclosan may represent a potential public health risk in regard to development of concomitant resistance to clinically important antimicrobials...
  2. ncbi request reprint Neisseria meningitidis: an overview of the carriage state
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Department of Airborne Infections, Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, PO Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    J Med Microbiol 53:821-32. 2004
    ..The high diversity of meningococcal carrier strains, compared with hypervirulent strains, supports the idea that transmissibility, not invasion, is essential in the life cycle of N. meningitidis...
  3. pmc Use of variable-number tandem repeats to examine genetic diversity of Neisseria meningitidis
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404, Nydalen, N 0403 Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1699-705. 2005
    ..The method might be especially valuable for differentiating among ST-11 strains, as shown by the VNTR analyses of serogroup W135 ST-11 meningococcal isolates recovered since the mid-1990s...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fusidic acid resistance, mediated by fusB, in bovine coagulase-negative staphylococci
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
    J Antimicrob Chemother 58:1254-6. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the occurrence of fusidic acid resistance, mediated by the fusB gene, among coagulase-negative staphylococci (CoNS) isolated from bovine mastitis...
  5. pmc Variable-number tandem repeat analysis of meningococcal isolates belonging to the sequence type 162 complex
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Department of Airborne Infections, Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Microbiol 43:4865-7. 2005
    ..Our study demonstrated that the isolates belonging to the ST-162 clonal complex were a heterogeneous group. Based on this heterogeneity, it is unlikely that the disease-associated isolates represent an outbreak...
  6. pmc Distribution of serogroups and genotypes among disease-associated and carried isolates of Neisseria meningitidis from the Czech Republic, Greece, and Norway
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Department of Airborne Infections, Division of Infectious Disease Control, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, P O Box 4404 Nydalen, NO 0403 Oslo, Norway
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5146-53. 2004
    ..Further, they indicated that differences in genotype diversity and pathogenicity exist between meningococcal clone complexes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Variable number tandem repeat typing of bacteria
    Siamak P Yazdankhah
    Methods Mol Biol 396:395-405. 2007
    ..enterica serovars Typhimurium-based on high resolution capillary electrophoresis...