Lies A Beernaert

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi Designing voriconazole treatment for racing pigeons: balancing between hepatic enzyme auto induction and toxicity
    L A Beernaert
    The Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Med Mycol 47:276-85. 2009
  2. doi Modelling Aspergillus fumigatus infections in racing pigeons (Columba livia domestica)
    L A Beernaert
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Avian Pathol 37:545-9. 2008
  3. pmc Avian Aspergillus fumigatus strains resistant to both itraconazole and voriconazole
    L A Beernaert
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:2199-201. 2009
  4. doi Designing a treatment protocol with voriconazole to eliminate Aspergillus fumigatus from experimentally inoculated pigeons
    Lies A Beernaert
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Vet Microbiol 139:393-7. 2009
  5. doi Microsatellite typing of avian clinical and environmental isolates of Aspergillus fumigatus
    Lieven Van Waeyenberghe
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Avian Pathol 40:73-7. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. doi Designing voriconazole treatment for racing pigeons: balancing between hepatic enzyme auto induction and toxicity
    L A Beernaert
    The Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Med Mycol 47:276-85. 2009
    ..Taking all features into account our study suggests that the oral dosage schedules of 10 mg/kg BW twice a day or 20 mg/kg BW once a day could be most appropriate in treating pigeons with aspergillosis...
  2. doi Modelling Aspergillus fumigatus infections in racing pigeons (Columba livia domestica)
    L A Beernaert
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Avian Pathol 37:545-9. 2008
    ..The use of immunosuppressed birds seems to be contra-indicated due to the risk of opportunistic infections...
  3. pmc Avian Aspergillus fumigatus strains resistant to both itraconazole and voriconazole
    L A Beernaert
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:2199-201. 2009
    ..Four isolates showed acquired resistance to itraconazole and voriconazole, harboring implications for the treatment of aspergillosis in both birds and humans...
  4. doi Designing a treatment protocol with voriconazole to eliminate Aspergillus fumigatus from experimentally inoculated pigeons
    Lies A Beernaert
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Vet Microbiol 139:393-7. 2009
    ..In conclusion, voriconazole at 10 mg/kg BW q12h in pigeons reduces clinical signs and eliminates A. fumigatus in racing pigeons experimentally infected with A. fumigatus...
  5. doi Microsatellite typing of avian clinical and environmental isolates of Aspergillus fumigatus
    Lieven Van Waeyenberghe
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Avian Pathol 40:73-7. 2011
    ..Eight genotypes obtained from isolates of diseased birds were also found in human clinical samples. These results indicate that avian isolates of A. fumigatus may cause infection in humans...