N C Clark

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Detection and differentiation of vanC-1, vanC-2, and vanC-3 glycopeptide resistance genes in enterococci
    N C Clark
    Hospital Infections Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 36:2294-7. 1998
  2. pmc Detection of a streptomycin/spectinomycin adenylyltransferase gene (aadA) in Enterococcus faecalis
    N C Clark
    Hospital Infections Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 43:157-60. 1999
  3. pmc Comparison of Tn1546-like elements in vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from Michigan and Pennsylvania
    Nancye C Clark
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop G 08 Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:470-2. 2005
  4. pmc Characterization of staphylococci with reduced susceptibilities to vancomycin and other glycopeptides
    F C Tenover
    Hospital Infections Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 36:1020-7. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of a high-level vancomycin-resistant isolate of Staphylococcus aureus
    Linda M Weigel
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Science 302:1569-71. 2003
  6. pmc High-level vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with a polymicrobial biofilm
    Linda M Weigel
    NCID DHQP ELB MS G 08, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:231-8. 2007
  7. pmc Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with Inc18-like vanA plasmids in Michigan
    Wenming Zhu
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS G08, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:452-7. 2008

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Publications7

  1. pmc Detection and differentiation of vanC-1, vanC-2, and vanC-3 glycopeptide resistance genes in enterococci
    N C Clark
    Hospital Infections Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 36:2294-7. 1998
    ..Antimicrobial susceptibility tests and analysis of genomic DNA by pulsed-field gel electrophoresis were also performed, but the results indicated that they were not able to distinguish among strains possessing the three vanC genotypes...
  2. pmc Detection of a streptomycin/spectinomycin adenylyltransferase gene (aadA) in Enterococcus faecalis
    N C Clark
    Hospital Infections Program, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 43:157-60. 1999
    ..Vapnek, Plasmid 13:17-30, 1985). Previous reports of the presence of the aadA gene in enterococci appear to be erroneous and probably describe an aadE gene, since the isolates were reported to be susceptible to spectinomycin...
  3. pmc Comparison of Tn1546-like elements in vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from Michigan and Pennsylvania
    Nancye C Clark
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd NE, Mailstop G 08 Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:470-2. 2005
    ..These differences in the Tn1546-like elements indicate that the first two VRSA isolates were the result of independent genetic events...
  4. pmc Characterization of staphylococci with reduced susceptibilities to vancomycin and other glycopeptides
    F C Tenover
    Hospital Infections Program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 36:1020-7. 1998
    ..Furthermore, it appears that commercial vancomycin agar screening plates can be used to detect these isolates...
  5. ncbi request reprint Genetic analysis of a high-level vancomycin-resistant isolate of Staphylococcus aureus
    Linda M Weigel
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Science 302:1569-71. 2003
    ..Genetic analyses suggest that the long-anticipated transfer of vancomycin resistance to a methicillin-resistant S. aureus occurred in vivo by interspecies transfer of Tn1546 from a co-isolate of Enterococcus faecalis...
  6. pmc High-level vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with a polymicrobial biofilm
    Linda M Weigel
    NCID DHQP ELB MS G 08, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:231-8. 2007
    ..The potential for interspecies transfer of antimicrobial resistance genes, including resistance to vancomycin, may be enhanced by the microenvironment of a biofilm...
  7. pmc Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with Inc18-like vanA plasmids in Michigan
    Wenming Zhu
    Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Rd, MS G08, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:452-7. 2008
    ..An Inc18-like vanA plasmid was identified in the VRSA isolate from case patient 7. These findings suggest a role of Inc18-like plasmids as vanA donors...