Norsk forening for medisinsk mikrobiologi


Publikasjoner i 2007

Publikasjoner i engelskspråklige tidsskrifter 

  1. Ambur OH, Frye SA, Tonjum T. New functional identity for the DNA uptake sequence in transformation and its presence in transcriptional terminators. J Bacteriol 2007;189:2077-85.

  2. Andersen BM, Rasch M, Syversen G. Is an increase of MRSA in Oslo, Norway, associated with changed infection control policy? J Infect 2007;

  3. Angles dM, Refseth UH, Espelund M, Moi H, Storvold G, Jeansson S. A new automated method for isolation of Chlamydia trachomatis from urine eliminates inhibition and increases robustness for NAAT systems. J Microbiol Methods 2007;70:416-23.

  4. Arora S, Jenum PA, Aukrust P, Rollag H, Andreassen AK, Simonsen S, et al. Pre-transplant Toxoplasma gondii seropositivity among heart transplant recipients is associated with an increased risk of all-cause and cardiac mortality. J Am Coll Cardiol 2007;50:1967-72.

  5. Asberg A, Humar A, Rollag H, Jardine AG, Mouas H, Pescovitz MD, et al. Oral valganciclovir is noninferior to intravenous ganciclovir for the treatment of cytomegalovirus disease in solid organ transplant recipients. Am J Transplant 2007;7:2106-13.

  6. Assalkhou R, Balasingham S, Collins RF, Frye SA, Davidsen T, Benam AV, et al. The outer membrane secretin PilQ from Neisseria meningitidis binds DNA. Microbiology 2007;153:1593-603.

  7. Bakken IJ, Skjeldestad FE, Lydersen S, Nordbo SA. Births and ectopic pregnancies in a large cohort of women tested for Chlamydia trachomatis. Sex Transm Dis 2007;34:739-43.

  8. Bakken IJ, Skjeldestad FE, Halvorsen TF, Thomassen T, Storvold G, Nordbo SA. Chlamydia trachomatis among young Norwegian men: sexual behavior and genitourinary symptoms. Sex Transm Dis 2007;34:245-9.

  9. Bakken IJ, Skjeldestad FE, Nordbo SA. Chlamydia trachomatis infections increase the risk for ectopic pregnancy: a population-based, nested case-control study. Sex Transm Dis 2007;34:166-9.

  10. Balasingham SV, Collins RF, Assalkhou R, Homberset H, Frye SA, Derrick JP, et al. Interactions between the lipoprotein PilP and the secretin PilQ in Neisseria meningitidis. J Bacteriol 2007;189:5716-27.

  11. Berdal JE, Bjornholt J, Blomfeldt A, Smith-Erichsen N, Bukholm G. Patterns and dynamics of airway colonisation in mechanically-ventilated patients. Clin Microbiol Infect 2007;13:476-80.

  12. Brantsaeter AB, Krogh T, Radtke A, Nygard K. Tularaemia outbreak in northern Norway. Euro Surveill 2007;12:E070329.

  13. Dahl KH, Mater DD, Flores MJ, Johnsen PJ, Midtvedt T, Corthier G, et al. Transfer of plasmid and chromosomal glycopeptide resistance determinants occurs more readily in the digestive tract of mice than in vitro and exconjugants can persist stably in vivo in the absence of glycopeptide selection. J Antimicrob Chemother 2007;59:478-86.

  14. Dahle UR, Eldholm V, Winje BA, Mannsaker T, Heldal E. Impact of immigration on the molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in a low-incidence country. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2007;176:930-5.

  15. Davidsen T, Tuven HK, Bjoras M, Rodland EA, Tonjum T. Genetic interactions of DNA repair pathways in the pathogen Neisseria meningitidis. J Bacteriol 2007;189:5728-37.

  16. Davidsen T, Amundsen EK, Rodland EA, Tonjum T. DNA repair profiles of disease-associated isolates of Neisseria meningitidis. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 2007;49:243-51.

  17. Davidsen T, Koomey M, Tonjum T. Microbial genome dynamics in CNS pathogenesis. Neuroscience 2007;145:1375-87.

  18. Eskesen AN, Skramm I, Steinbakk M. Infectious tenosynovitis and osteomyelitis caused by Mycobacterium nonchromogenicum. Scand J Infect Dis 2007;39:179-80.

  19. Fagernes M, Lingaas E, Bjark P. Impact of a single plain finger ring on the bacterial load on the hands of healthcare workers. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2007;28:1191-5.

  20. Fjaerli HO, Bukholm G, Skjaeret C, Holden M, Nakstad B. Cord blood gene expression in infants hospitalized with respiratory syncytial virus bronchiolitis. J Infect Dis 2007;196:394-404.

  21. Gerits N, Mikalsen T, Kostenko S, Shiryaev A, Johannessen M, Moens U. Modulation of F-actin rearrangement by the cyclic AMP/cAMP-dependent protein kinase (PKA) pathway is mediated by MAPK-activated protein kinase 5 and requires PKA-induced nuclear export of MK5. J Biol Chem 2007;282:37232-43.

  22. Grinde B, Gayorfar M, Hoddevik G. Modulation of gene expression in a human cell line caused by poliovirus, vaccinia virus and interferon. Virol J 2007;4:24.

  23. Grude N, Potaturkina-Nesterova NI, Jenkins A, Strand L, Nowrouzian FL, Nyhus J, et al. A comparison of phylogenetic group, virulence factors and antibiotic resistance in Russian and Norwegian isolates of Escherichia coli from urinary tract infection. Clin Microbiol Infect 2007;13:208-11.

  24. Hageskal G, Gaustad P, Heier BT, Skaar I. Occurrence of moulds in drinking water. J Appl Microbiol 2007;102:774-80.

  25. Halvorsen DS, Karlsen J, Noto AT, Mathiesen EB, Njolstad I, Gutteberg TJ, et al. No detectable Chlamydia pneumoniae and cytomegalovirus DNA in leukocytes in subjects with echolucent and echogenic carotid artery plaques. Int J Cardiol 2007;117:388-94.

  26. Hansen S, Vollset SE, Derakhshan MH, Fyfe V, Melby KK, Aase S, et al. Two distinct aetiologies of cardia cancer; evidence from premorbid serological markers of gastric atrophy and Helicobacter pylori status. Gut 2007;56:918-25.

  27. Hanssen AM, Sollid JU. Multiple staphylococcal cassette chromosomes and allelic variants of cassette chromosome recombinases in Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci from Norway. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2007;51:1671-7.

  28. Heggelund L, Holm Samdal H, Eggum R, Jacobsen T, Bruun T, Elstrom P. Severe case of invasive community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in Norway. Euro Surveill 2007;12:E071108.

  29. Hembre BS, Briles DE, Grewal HM, Strand TA. Effect of high dose oral zinc in mice with severe infection with Streptococcus pneumoniae. Scand J Infect Dis 2007;1-5.

  30. Hoiseth G, Kristoffersen L, Larssen B, Arnestad M, Hermansen NO, Morland J. In vitro formation of ethanol in autopsy samples containing fluoride ions. Int J Legal Med 2008;122:63-6.

  31. Iversen BG, Jacobsen T, Eriksen HM, Bukholm G, Melby KK, Nygard K, et al. An outbreak of Pseudomonas aeruginosa infection caused by contaminated mouth swabs. Clin Infect Dis 2007;44:794-801.

  32. Iversen BG, Eriksen HM, Bo G, Hagestad K, Jacobsen T, Engeset E, et al. Pseudomonas aeruginosa contamination of mouth swabs during production causing a major outbreak. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 2007;6:3.

  33. Jensenius M, Hermansen NO, Jahr G, Caugant DA, Hoiby EA, Vene S, et al. Brucellar mastitis: presentation of a case and review of the literature. Int J Infect Dis 2008;12:98-100.

  34. Johannessen M, Delghandi MP, Rykx A, Dragset M, Vandenheede JR, Van Lint J, et al. Protein kinase D induces transcription through direct phosphorylation of the cAMP-response element-binding protein. J Biol Chem 2007;282:14777-87.
  35. Johannessen M, Moens U. Multisite phosphorylation of the cAMP response element-binding protein (CREB) by a diversity of protein kinases. Front Biosci 2007;12:1814-32.

  36. Jorgen B, Merckoll P, Melby KK. Susceptibility to daptomycin, quinupristin-dalfopristin and linezolid and some other antibiotics in clinical isolates of methicillin resistant and methicillin sensitive S.aureus from the Oslo area. Scand J Infect Dis 2007;39:1059-62.

  37. Kommedal O, Nystad TW, Bolstad B, Digranes A. Antibiotic susceptibility of blood culture isolates of anaerobic bacteria at a Norwegian university hospital. APMIS 2007;115:956-61.

  38. Kvale EO, Floisand Y, Lund-Johansen F, Rollag H, Farkas L, Ghanekar S, et al. Plasmacytoid DCs regulate recall responses by rapid induction of IL-10 in memory T cells. Blood 2007;109:3369-76.
  39. Lier T, Johansen MV, Hjelmevoll SO, Vennervald BJ, Simonsen GS. Real-time PCR for detection of low intensity Schistosoma japonicum infections in a pig model. Acta Trop 2008;105:74-80.

  40. Ljostad U, Skarpaas T, Mygland A. Clinical usefulness of intrathecal antibody testing in acute Lyme neuroborreliosis. Eur J Neurol 2007;14:873-6.

  41. Lovoll O, Vonen L, Nordbo SA, Vevatne T, Sagvik E, Vainio K, et al. Outbreak of measles among Irish Travellers in Norway: an update. Euro Surveill 2007;12:E070614.

  42. Malen H, Berven FS, Fladmark KE, Wiker HG. Comprehensive analysis of exported proteins from Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv. Proteomics 2007;7:1702-18.

  43. Melbye H, Halvorsen DS, Hartz I, Medbo A, Brox J, Eggen AE, et al. Bronchial airflow limitation, smoking, body mass index, and statin use are strongly associated with the C-reactive protein level in the elderly. The Tromso Study 2001. Respir Med 2007;101:2541-9.

  44. Mengistu Z, Engh V, Melby KK, von der LE, Qvigstad E. Postmenopausal vaginal bleeding caused by endometrial tuberculosis. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2007;86:631-2.

  45. Moens U, Van Ghelue M, Johannessen M. Oncogenic potentials of the human polyomavirus regulatory proteins. Cell Mol Life Sci 2007;64:1656-78.

  46. Mustafa T, Wiker HG, Morkve O, Sviland L. Reduced apoptosis and increased inflammatory cytokines in granulomas caused by tuberculous compared to non-tuberculous mycobacteria: role of MPT64 antigen in apoptosis and immune response. Clin Exp Immunol 2007;150:105-13.

  47. Naseer U, Natas OB, Haldorsen BC, Bue B, Grundt H, Walsh TR, et al. Nosocomial outbreak of CTX-M-15-producing E. coli in Norway. APMIS 2007;115:120-6.

  48. Nordgard L, Nguyen T, Midtvedt T, Benno Y, Traavik T, Nielsen KM. Lack of detectable DNA uptake by bacterial gut isolates grown in vitro and by Acinetobacter baylyi colonizing rodents in vivo. Environ Biosafety Res 2007;6:149-60.

  49. Norheim G, Aseffa A, Yassin MA, Mengistu G, Kassu A, Fikremariam D, et al. Serum antibody responses in Ethiopian meningitis patients infected with Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A sequence type 7. Clin Vaccine Immunol 2007;14:451-63.

  50. Nystad TW, Myrmel H. Prevalence of primary versus reactivated Epstein-Barr virus infection in patients with VCA IgG-, VCA IgM- and EBNA-1-antibodies and suspected infectious mononucleosis. J Clin Virol 2007;38:292-7.

  51. Opoien HK, Valbo A, Grinde-Andersen A, Walberg M. Post-cesarean surgical site infections according to CDC standards: rates and risk factors. A prospective cohort study. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2007;86:1097-102.

  52. Ormaasen V, Sandvik L, Dudman SG, Bruun JN. HIV related and non-HIV related mortality before and after the introduction of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) in Norway compared to the general population. Scand J Infect Dis 2007;39:51-7.

  53. Rinaldo CH, Hirsch HH. Antivirals for the treatment of polyomavirus BK replication. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 2007;5:105-15.

  54. Rudi K, Zimonja M, Kvenshagen B, Rugtveit J, Midtvedt T, Eggesbo M. Alignment-independent comparisons of human gastrointestinal tract microbial communities in a multidimensional 16S rRNA gene evolutionary space. Appl Environ Microbiol 2007;73:2727-34.

  55. Rydjord B, Eduard W, Stensby B, Sandven P, Michaelsen TE, Wiker HG. Antibody response to long-term and high-dose mould-exposed sawmill workers. Scand J Immunol 2007;66:711-8.

  56. Sagedal S, Rollag H, Hartmann A. Cytomegalovirus infection in renal transplant recipients is associated with impaired survival irrespective of expected mortality risk. Clin Transplant 2007;21:309-13.

  57. Skarpaas T, Ljostad U, Sobye M, Mygland A. Sensitivity and specificity of a commercial C6 peptide enzyme immuno assay in diagnosis of acute Lyme neuroborreliosis. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2007;26:675-7.

  58. Skramm I, Moen AE, Alm-Kristiansen K, Bukholm G. Nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus: which sequence types do orthopedic surgical healthcare workers carry? Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2007;28:737-9.

  59. Sletvold H, Johnsen PJ, Simonsen GS, Aasnaes B, Sundsfjord A, Nielsen KM. Comparative DNA analysis of two vanA plasmids from Enterococcus faecium strains isolated from poultry and a poultry farmer in Norway. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2007;51:736-9.

  60. Stabell N, Nordal E, Stensvold E, Gammelsrud KW, Lund B, Taxt A, et al. Febrile neutropenia in children with cancer: A retrospective Norwegian multicentre study of clinical and microbiological outcome. Scand J Infect Dis 2007;1-7.

  61. Storla DG, Rahim Z, Islam MA, Plettner S, Begum V, Myrvang B, et al. Drug resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in the Sunamganj District of Bangladesh. Scand J Infect Dis 2007;39:142-5.

  62. Stray-Pedersen A, Gaustad P, Stray-Pedersen B, Rognum TO. Detection rate of Helicobacter pylori stool antigen in newborn infants and small children. J Perinat Med 2007;35:155-8.

  63. Thilesen CM, Nicolaidis M, Lokebo JE, Falsen E, Jorde AT, Muller F. Leptotrichia amnionii, an emerging pathogen of the female urogenital tract. J Clin Microbiol 2007;45:2344-7.

  64. Tofteland S, Haldorsen B, Dahl KH, Simonsen GS, Steinbakk M, Walsh TR, et al. Effects of phenotype and genotype on methods for detection of extended-spectrum-beta-lactamase-producing clinical isolates of Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in Norway. J Clin Microbiol 2007;45:199-205.

  65. Torfoss D, Hoiby EA, Tangen JM, Holte H, Bo K, Meyer P, et al. Tobramycin once versus three times daily, given with penicillin G, to febrile neutropenic cancer patients in Norway: a prospective, randomized, multicentre trial. J Antimicrob Chemother 2007;59:711-7.
  66. Torkildsen O, Nyland H, Myrmel H, Myhr KM. Epstein-Barr virus reactivation and multiple sclerosis. Eur J Neurol 2008;15:106-8.

  67. Vainio K, Samdal HH, Anestad G, Skutlaberg DH, Bransdal KT, Mundal R, et al. Seroprevalence of measles among Norwegian military conscripts in 2004. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2007;26:217-20.

  68. Valderhaug TG, Hjelmesaeth J, Rollag H, Leivestad T, Roislien J, Jenssen T, et al. Reduced incidence of new-onset posttransplantation diabetes mellitus during the last decade. Transplantation 2007;84:1125-30.

  69. Vatten LJ, Eskild A, Nilsen TI, Jeansson S, Jenum PA, Staff AC. Changes in circulating level of angiogenic factors from the first to second trimester as predictors of preeclampsia. Am J Obstet Gynecol 2007;196:239-6.

  70. Vorobieva V, Firsova N, Ababkova T, Leniv I, Haldorsen BC, Unemo M, et al. Antibiotic susceptibility of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Arkhangelsk, Russia. Sex Transm Infect 2007;83:133-5.

  71. Wenus C, Goll R, Loken EB, Biong AS, Halvorsen DS, Florholmen J. Prevention of antibiotic-associated diarrhoea by a fermented probiotic milk drink. Eur J Clin Nutr 2008;62:299-301.

  72. Winn RM, Warris A, Gaustad P, Abrahamsen TG. The effect of antifungal agents and human monocytes on in vitro galactomannan release by Aspergillus spp. in liquid culture medium. APMIS 2007;115:1364-9.

Publikasjoner i norske tidsskrifter

  1. Hoviskeland A, Lodoen G, Roer R, Jenum PA. [Genital Chlamydia among pupils in high school]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2007;127:2077-9.