Roberto Zenteno-Cuevas

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Assessing the utility of three TaqMan probes for the diagnosis of tuberculosis and resistance to rifampin and isoniazid in Veracruz, México
    Roberto Zenteno-Cuevas
    Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Av Luis Castelazo Ayala s n, A P 57, Col Industrial Animas, Xalapa, Veracruz, 91190 México
    Can J Microbiol 58:318-25. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on the development of TB Vaccines
    Roberto Zenteno-Cuevas
    Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Av Luis Castelazo Ayala s n, A P 57 Col Industrial Animas, Xalapa, Veracruz, 91190, Mexico
    Curr Pharm Biotechnol 14:940-6. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterization of pncA gene mutations in pyrazinamide-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Mexico
    Betzaida Cuevas-Córdoba
    Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico
    Infect Genet Evol 19:330-4. 2013
  4. doi request reprint rrs and rpsL mutations in streptomycin-resistant isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from Mexico
    Betzaida Cuevas-Córdoba
    Laboratorio de Ecología y Salud, Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 46:30-4. 2013
  5. doi request reprint [Drug resistant tuberculosis: molecular mechanisms and diagnostic methods]
    Betzaida Cuevas-Córdoba
    Laboratorio de Ecología y Salud, Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, México Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 28:621-8. 2010
  6. pmc Characterisation of pks15/1 in clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from Mexico
    Roberto Zenteno-Cuevas
    Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 108:718-23. 2013

Collaborators

  • Betzaida Cuevas-Córdoba
  • Aremy Cuellar-Sánchez
  • Aurora Pasissi-Crivelli
  • Javier Hernández-Illezcas
  • Javier Fuentes-Domínguez
  • Carlos Armando Santana-Álvarez
  • Sheila Oyuki Xochihua-González
  • Aremy Cuellar

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Assessing the utility of three TaqMan probes for the diagnosis of tuberculosis and resistance to rifampin and isoniazid in Veracruz, México
    Roberto Zenteno-Cuevas
    Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Av Luis Castelazo Ayala s n, A P 57, Col Industrial Animas, Xalapa, Veracruz, 91190 México
    Can J Microbiol 58:318-25. 2012
    ..This highlights the need for better understanding of the molecular mechanisms responsible for drug resistance prior to the use of molecular probes, especially in regions with significant levels of drug-resistant tuberculosis...
  2. ncbi request reprint Update on the development of TB Vaccines
    Roberto Zenteno-Cuevas
    Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Av Luis Castelazo Ayala s n, A P 57 Col Industrial Animas, Xalapa, Veracruz, 91190, Mexico
    Curr Pharm Biotechnol 14:940-6. 2014
    ..The aim of this mini-review is to describe the characteristics of the most promising vaccines, and to give a brief description of some key elements relating to the current and future development of vaccines against TB. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint Characterization of pncA gene mutations in pyrazinamide-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Mexico
    Betzaida Cuevas-Córdoba
    Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico
    Infect Genet Evol 19:330-4. 2013
    ..We conclude that the diversity of changes in pncA indicates the presence of a noteworthy variety of pyrazinamide resistant strains occurring in the area. ..
  4. doi request reprint rrs and rpsL mutations in streptomycin-resistant isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from Mexico
    Betzaida Cuevas-Córdoba
    Laboratorio de Ecología y Salud, Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 46:30-4. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to characterize these mutations in isolates of streptomycin-resistant mycobacteria originating from southeast Mexico...
  5. doi request reprint [Drug resistant tuberculosis: molecular mechanisms and diagnostic methods]
    Betzaida Cuevas-Córdoba
    Laboratorio de Ecología y Salud, Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, México Instituto de Ciencias de la Salud, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 28:621-8. 2010
    ..However, this work sets out to answer the questions of what these molecular mechanisms TB-DR are,as well as their characteristics, advantages and limitations of these new diagnostic methodologies...
  6. pmc Characterisation of pks15/1 in clinical isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from Mexico
    Roberto Zenteno-Cuevas
    Instituto de Salud Pública, Universidad Veracruzana, Veracruz, Mexico
    Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 108:718-23. 2013
    ..tuberculosis complex. This marker could be of great value in the epidemiological surveillance of TB, especially in countries like Mexico, where the prevalence of such lineages is unknown. ..