Alicia M Shams
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Survival of Burkholderia pseudomallei on Environmental SurfacesAlicia M Shams
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, MS C 16, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 73:8001-4. 2007..The persistence determined by analysis of esterase activity, as measured with a ScanRDI solid-phase cytometer, was always longer than the persistence determined by culture analysis...
- Chlorine dioxide inactivation of bacterial threat agentsA M Shams
Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Lett Appl Microbiol 53:225-30. 2011..To evaluate the efficacy of chlorine dioxide (ClO(2)) against seven species of bacterial threat (BT) agents in water...
- Multiphasic approach reveals genetic diversity of environmental and patient isolates of Mycobacterium mucogenicum and Mycobacterium phocaicum associated with an outbreak of bacteremias at a Texas hospitalRobert C Cooksey
Mycobacteriology Laboratory Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop F08, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 74:2480-7. 2008..S. hospital. The investigation highlights important differences in the available typing methods for mycobacteria and demonstrates the genetic diversity of these organisms even within narrow confines of time and space...