N Kiraz

Summary

Affiliation: Osmangazi University
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic variation and antifungal susceptibility patterns of Candida albicans strains isolated from neutropenic patients
    N Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Mycoses 43:119-23. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenitis caused by Scedosporium apiospermum in an immunocompetent patient
    N Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Clin Infect Dis 32:E59-61. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from sputum specimens using the FASTPlaqueTB test
    N Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:904-8. 2007
  4. pmc Synergistic activities of three triazoles with caspofungin against Candida glabrata isolates determined by time-kill, Etest, and disk diffusion methods
    Nuri Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, Medical Faculty, University of Eskisehir Osmangazi, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:2244-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of the GenoType Mycobacteria Direct assay for direct detection of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex obtained from sputum samples
    Nuri Kiraz
    Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Eskisehir, Turkey
    J Med Microbiol 59:930-4. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Correlation between broth microdilution and disk diffusion methods for antifungal susceptibility testing of caspofungin, voriconazole, amphotericin B, itraconazole and fluconazole against Candida glabrata
    N Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, University of Eskisehir Osmangazi, Eskisehir, Turkey
    J Microbiol Methods 82:136-40. 2010

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Phenotypic variation and antifungal susceptibility patterns of Candida albicans strains isolated from neutropenic patients
    N Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Mycoses 43:119-23. 2000
    ..albicans infections of immunocompromised hosts. Long-term use of fluconazole may explain the outcome of the resistant stipple phenotype...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lymphadenitis caused by Scedosporium apiospermum in an immunocompetent patient
    N Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, Osmangazi University Faculty of Medicine, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Clin Infect Dis 32:E59-61. 2001
    ..Clinical response to itraconazole therapy was obtained in 6 months; to our knowledge, this is the first report of lymphadenitis caused by S. apiospermum in humans...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rapid detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from sputum specimens using the FASTPlaqueTB test
    N Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 11:904-8. 2007
    ..To determine the performance of the FASTPlaqueTB test, based on bacteriophage amplification technology, by comparison with the BACTEC 460 TB culture system, the Löwenstein-Jensen (LJ) medium culture method and Ziehl-Neelsen (ZN) staining...
  4. pmc Synergistic activities of three triazoles with caspofungin against Candida glabrata isolates determined by time-kill, Etest, and disk diffusion methods
    Nuri Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, Medical Faculty, University of Eskisehir Osmangazi, Eskisehir, Turkey
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:2244-7. 2010
    ..Further comparisons of the Etest and disk diffusion synergy techniques with the time-kill method are warranted...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of the GenoType Mycobacteria Direct assay for direct detection of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex obtained from sputum samples
    Nuri Kiraz
    Eskisehir Osmangazi University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Eskisehir, Turkey
    J Med Microbiol 59:930-4. 2010
    ..In addition, the use of a GTMD test in smear-positive cases is helpful and practical in order to identify MTBC quickly. This allows more rapid treatment decisions and infection control precautions...
  6. doi request reprint Correlation between broth microdilution and disk diffusion methods for antifungal susceptibility testing of caspofungin, voriconazole, amphotericin B, itraconazole and fluconazole against Candida glabrata
    N Kiraz
    Department of Microbiology, University of Eskisehir Osmangazi, Eskisehir, Turkey
    J Microbiol Methods 82:136-40. 2010
    ..Although the disk diffusion method is easy to use in clinical laboratories, it shows very poor agreement with the reference method for fluconazole and itraconazole against C. glabrata (8% and 14%, respectively)...