Norsk forening for medisinsk mikrobiologi


Publikasjoner i 2009

    1   Aaberge IS. Experience with pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in Norway. Expert Rev Vaccines 2009; 8: 159-65.

    2   Ahmad R, Hjerde E, Hansen GA, Haugen P, Willassen NP. Prediction and experimental testing of ferric uptake regulator regulons in vibrios. J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 2009; 16: 159-68.

    3   Ambur OH, Davidsen T, Frye SA, Balasingham SV, Lagesen K, Rognes T, Tonjum T. Genome dynamics in major bacterial pathogens. FEMS Microbiol Rev 2009; 33: 453-70.

    4   Andersen BM, Rasch M, Hochlin K, Tollefsen T, Sandvik L. Hospital-acquired infections before and after healthcare reorganization in a tertiary university hospital in Norway. J Public Health (Oxf)  2009; 31: 98-104.

    5   Andersen BM, Rasch M, Kvist J, Tollefsen T, Lukkassen R, Sandvik L, Welo A. Floor cleaning: effect on bacteria and organic materials in hospital rooms. J Hosp Infect 2009; 71: 57-65.

    6   Anestad G, Nordbo SA. Interference between outbreaks of respiratory viruses. Euro Surveill 2009; 14: 19359.

    7   Asberg A, Humar A, Jardine AG, Rollag H, Pescovitz MD, Mouas H, Bignamini A, Toz H, Dittmer I, Montejo M, Hartmann A. Long-term outcomes of CMV disease treatment with valganciclovir versus IV ganciclovir in solid organ transplant recipients. Am J Transplant 2009; 9: 1205-13.

    8   Balasingham SV, Davidsen T, Szpinda I, Frye SA, Tonjum T. Molecular diagnostics in tuberculosis: basis and implications for therapy. Mol Diagn Ther 2009; 13: 137-51.

    9   Baranov AA, Mariandyshev AO, Mannsaker T, Dahle UR, Bjune GA. Molecular epidemiology and drug resistance of widespread genotypes of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in northwestern Russia. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 2009; 13: 1288-93.

   10   Bayliss CD, Casadesus J, Rocha E, Tonjum T. Microbial DNA metabolism, genome dynamics and human disease. FEMS Microbiol Rev 2009; 33: 451-2.

   11   Bergseng H, Afset JE, Radtke A, Loeseth K, Lyng RV, Rygg M, Bergh K. Molecular and phenotypic characterization of invasive group B streptococcus strains from infants in Norway 2006-2007. Clin Microbiol Infect 2009; 15: 1182-5.

   12   Bernhoff E, Tylden GD, Kjerpeseth LJ, Gutteberg TJ, Hirsch HH, Rinaldo CH. How Leflunomide inhibits BK virus replication in renal tubular epithelial cells. J Virol 2009.

   13   Bjerkan G, Witso E, Bergh K. Sonication is superior to scraping for retrieval of bacteria in biofilm on titanium and steel surfaces in vitro. Acta Orthop 2009; 80: 245-50.

   14   Boivin G, Goyette N, Rollag H, Jardine AG, Pescovitz MD, Asberg A, Ives J, Hartmann A, Humar A. Cytomegalovirus resistance in solid organ transplant recipients treated with intravenous ganciclovir or oral valganciclovir. Antivir Ther 2009; 14: 697-704.

   15   Chandyo RK, Strand TA, Mathisen M, Ulak M, Adhikari RK, Bolann BJ, Sommerfelt H. Zinc deficiency is common among healthy women of reproductive age in Bhaktapur, Nepal. J Nutr 2009;  139: 594-7.

   16   Ciancio BC, Meerhoff TJ, Kramarz P, Bonmarin I, Borgen K, Boucher CA, Buchholz U, Buda S, Dijkstra F, Dudman S, Duwe S, Hauge SH, Hungnes O, Meijer A, Mossong J, Paget WJ, Phin N, van der Sande M, Schweiger B, Nicoll A. Oseltamivir-resistant influenza A(H1N1) viruses detected in Europe during season 2007-8 had epidemiologic and clinical characteristics similar to co-circulating susceptible A(H1N1) viruses. Euro Surveill 2009; 14.

   17   Dos VT, Mestre O, Tonjum T, Gicquel B. DNA repair in Mycobacterium tuberculosis revisited. FEMS Microbiol Rev 2009; 33: 471-87.

   18   Eriksen HM, Saether AR, Lower HL, Vangen S, Hjetland R, Lundmark H, Aavitsland P. [Infections after Caesarean sections]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2009; 129: 618-22.

   19   Fabre L, Delaune A, Espie E, Nygard K, Pardos M, Polomack L, Guesnier F, Galimand M, Lassen J, Weill FX. Chromosomal integration of the extended-spectrum beta-lactamase gene blaCTX-M-15 in Salmonella enterica serotype Concord isolates from internationally adopted children. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2009; 53: 1808-16.

   20   Fagernes M, Lingaas E. Impact of finger rings on transmission of bacteria during hand contact. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2009; 30: 427-32.

   21   Falch BM, de WL, Sundsfjord A. [Maggot therapy in wound management]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2009; 129: 1864-7.

   22   Flem E, Vainio K, Dollner H, Midgaard C, Bosse FJ, Rognlien AG, Rojahn A, Nordbo SA, Storvold G, Njolstad G, Wathne KO, Konsmo K, Aavitsland P. Rotavirus gastroenteritis in Norway: analysis of prospective surveillance and hospital registry data. Scand J Infect Dis 2009; 41: 753-9.

   23   Fossum Moen AE, Saltyte BJ, Alm-Kristiansen K, Bukholm G. Exotoxin-encoding gene content in community-acquired and hospital-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Clin Microbiol Infect 2009; 15: 1139-45.

   24   Fredheim EG, Klingenberg C, Rohde H, Frankenberger S, Gaustad P, Flaegstad T, Sollid JE. Biofilm formation by Staphylococcus haemolyticus. J Clin Microbiol 2009; 47: 1172-80.

   25   Giske CG, Sundsfjord AS, Kahlmeter G, Woodford N, Nordmann P, Paterson DL, Canton R, Walsh TR. Redefining extended-spectrum beta-lactamases: balancing science and clinical need. J Antimicrob Chemother 2009; 63: 1-4.

   26   Grub C, Holberg-Petersen M, Medbo S, Andersen BM, Syversen G, Melby KK. A multidrug-resistant, methicillin-susceptible strain of Staphylococcus aureus from a neonatal intensive care unit in Oslo, Norway. Scand J Infect Dis 2009.

   27   Halvorsen DS, Johnsen SH, Mathiesen EB, Njolstad I. The association between inflammatory markers and carotid atherosclerosis is sex dependent: the Tromso Study. Cerebrovasc Dis 2009; 27: 392-7.

   28   Hansen GA, Vorum H, Jacobsen C, Honore B. Calumenin but not reticulocalbin forms a Ca2+-dependent complex with thrombospondin-1. A potential role in haemostasis and thrombosis. Mol Cell Biochem 2009; 320: 25-33.

   29   Hasle G, Bjune GA, Edvardsen E, Jakobsen C, Linnehol BA, Roer JE, Mehl RA, Roed KH, Pedersen JE, Leinas HP. Transport of ticks by migratory passerine birds to Norway. J Parasitol 2009; 1.

   30   Hauge SH, Dudman SG, Borgen K, Hungnes O, Brantsaeter A, Iversen B, Aavitsland P. [Disease caused by the new influenza A(H1N1) virus]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2009; 129: 1736-9.

   31   Hauge SH, Dudman S, Borgen K, Lackenby A, Hungnes O. Oseltamivir-resistant influenza viruses A (H1N1), Norway, 2007-08. Emerg Infect Dis 2009; 15: 155-62.

   32   Hauge SH, Blix HS, Borgen K, Hungnes O, Dudman SG, Aavitsland P. Sales of oseltamivir in Norway prior to the emergence of oseltamivir resistant influenza A(H1N1) viruses in 2007-08. Virol J 2009; 6: 54.

   33   Hellerud BC, Aase A, Herstad TK, Naess LM, Kristiansen LH, Troseid AM, Harboe M, Lappegard KT, Brandtzaeg P, Hoiby EA, Mollnes TE. Critical Roles of Complement and Antibodies in Host Defense Mechanisms against Neisseria meningitidis as Revealed by Human Complement Genetic Deficiencies. Infect Immun 2009.

   34   Hernes SS, Hagen E, Tofteland S, Finsen NT, Christensen A, Giske CG, Spindler C, Bakke PS, Bjorvatn B. Transthoracic fine-needle aspiration in the aetiological diagnosis of community-acquired pneumonia. Clin Microbiol Infect 2009.

   35   Hofshagen M, Gjerset B, Er C, Tarpai A, Brun E, Dannevig B, Bruheim T, Fostad IG, Iversen B, Hungnes O, Lium B. Pandemic influenza A(H1N1)v: human to pig transmission in Norway? Euro Surveill 2009; 14.

   36   Humar A, Asberg A, Kumar D, Hartmann A, Moussa G, Jardine A, Rollag H, Mouas H, Gahlemann CG, Pescovitz MD. An assessment of herpesvirus co-infections in patients with CMV disease: correlation with clinical and virologic outcomes. Am J Transplant 2009; 9: 374-81.

   37   Hvidsten D, Halvorsen DS, Berdal BP, Gutteberg TJ. Chlamydophila pneumoniae diagnostics: importance of methodology in relation to timing of sampling. Clin Microbiol Infect 2009; 15: 42-9.

   38   Johnsen PJ, Townsend JP, Bohn T, Simonsen GS, Sundsfjord A, Nielsen KM. Factors affecting the reversal of antimicrobial-drug resistance. Lancet Infect Dis 2009; 9: 357-64.

   39   Klingenberg C, Smabrekke L, Dollner H, Simonsen GS. [Oral antibiotic treatment of urinary tract infections in children]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2009; 129: 1342-4.

   40   Kommedal O, Kvello K, Skjastad R, Langeland N, Wiker HG. Direct 16S rRNA gene sequencing from clinical specimens, with special focus on polybacterial samples and interpretation of mixed DNA chromatograms.  J Clin Microbiol 2009; 47: 3562-8.

   41   Kristiansen BE, Grude N, Tveten Y, Emmert A. [Laboratory diagnosis of Lyme borreliosis]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2009; 129: 2132-4.

   42   Kristiansen BE, Brandtzaeg P, Bjorvatn B, Solberg CO. [The meningococcal vaccine trial 1988-91]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2009; 129: 192-4.

   43   Kristiansen MG, Eriksen BO, Maltau JM, Holdo B, Gutteberg TJ, Mortensen L, Lochen ML, Florholmen J. Prevalences of viremic hepatitis C and viremic hepatitis B in pregnant women in Northern Norway. Hepatogastroenterology 2009; 56: 1141-5.

   44   Kristiansen MG, Lochen ML, Gutteberg TJ, Falk E, Mortensen L, Florholmen J, Eriksen BO. Hepatitis C virus infection was not found in patients with sporadic porphyria cutanea tarda, membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis or membranous glomerulonephritis in Northern Norway. Scand J Gastroenterol 2009; 44: 894-6.

   45   Lang E, Haugen K, Fleckenstein B, Homberset H, Frye SA, Ambur OH, Tonjum T. Identification of neisserial DNA binding components. Microbiology 2009; 155: 852-62.

   46   Lappegard KT, Christiansen D, Pharo A, Thorgersen EB, Hellerud BC, Lindstad J, Nielsen EW, Bergseth G, Fadnes D, Abrahamsen TG, Hoiby EA, Schejbel L, Garred P, Lambris JD, Harboe M, Mollnes TE. Human genetic deficiencies reveal the roles of complement in the inflammatory network: lessons from nature. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 2009; 106: 15861-6.

   47   Leegaard TM, Bootsma HJ, Caugant DA, Eleveld MJ, Mannsaker T, Froholm LO, Gaustad P, Hoiby EA, Hermans PW. Phenotypic and genomic characterization of pneumococcus-like streptococci isolated from HIV-seropositive patients. Microbiology 2009.

   48   Lier T, Simonsen GS, Wang T, Lu D, Haukland HH, Vennervald BJ, Hegstad J, Johansen MV. Real-time polymerase chain reaction for detection of low-intensity Schistosoma japonicum infections in China. Am J Trop Med Hyg 2009; 81: 428-32.

   49   Lier T, Simonsen GS, Wang T, Lu D, Haukland HH, Vennervald BJ, Johansen MV. Low sensitivity of the formol-ethyl acetate sedimentation concentration technique in low-intensity Schistosoma japonicum infections. PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2009; 3: e386.

   50   Lingaas E, Fagernes M. Development of a method to measure bacterial transfer from hands. J Hosp Infect 2009; 72: 43-9.

   51   Lobmaier IV, Vege A, Gaustad P, Rognum TO. Bacteriological investigation--significance of time lapse after death. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2009; 28: 1191-8.

   52   Magiorakos AP, Suetens C, Boyd L, Costa C, Cunney R, Drouvot V, Farrugia C, Fernandez-Maillo MM, Iversen BG, Leens E, Michael S, Moro ML, Reinhardt C, Serban R, Vatcheva-Dobrevska R, Wilson K, Heisbourg E, Maltezou HC, Strauss R, Borocz K, Dolinsek M, Dumpis U, Erne S, Gudlaugsson O, Heczko P, Hedlova D, Holt J, Joe L, Lyytikainen O, Riesenfeld-Orn I, Stefkovikova M, Valinteliene R, Voss A, Monnet DL. National hand hygiene campaigns in Europe, 2000-2009. Euro Surveill 2009; 14.

   53   Manuel O, Asberg A, Pang X, Rollag H, Emery VC, Preiksaitis JK, Kumar D, Pescovitz MD, Bignamini AA, Hartmann A, Jardine AG, Humar A. Impact of genetic polymorphisms in cytomegalovirus glycoprotein B on outcomes in solid-organ transplant recipients with cytomegalovirus disease. Clin Infect Dis 2009; 49: 1160-6.

   54   Mathisen M, Strand TA, Sharma BN, Chandyo RK, Valentiner-Branth P, Basnet S, Adhikari RK, Hvidsten D, Shrestha PS, Sommerfelt H. RNA viruses in community-acquired childhood pneumonia in semi-urban Nepal; a cross-sectional study. BMC Med 2009; 7: 35.

   55   Mavenyengwa RT, Afset JE, Schei B, Berg S, Caspersen T, Bergseng H, Moyo SR. Group B Streptococcus colonization during pregnancy and maternal-fetal transmission in Zimbabwe. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2009.

   56   Mavenyengwa RT, Maeland JA, Moyo SR. Putative novel surface-exposed Streptococcus agalactiae protein frequently expressed by the group B streptococcus from Zimbabwe. Clin Vaccine Immunol 2009; 16: 1302-8.

   57   Meisal R, Andreasson IK, Hoiby EA, Aaberge IS, Michaelsen TE, Caugant DA. Streptococcus pyogenes Isolates Causing Severe Infections in Norway, 2006 - 2007: emm Types, Multilocus Sequence Types and Superantigen Profiles. J Clin Microbiol 2009.

   58   Meisal R, Hoiby EA, Caugant DA, Musser JM. Molecular characteristics of pharyngeal and invasive emm3 Streptococcus pyogenes strains from Norway, 1988-2003. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 2009.

   59   Melby KK, Skar AG. [Borrelia--serologic tests for benefit and problems]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2009; 129: 2135.

   60   Melve GK, Myrmel H, Eide GE, Hervig T. Evaluation of the persistence and characteristics of indeterminate reactivity against hepatitis C virus in blood donors. Transfusion 2009; 49: 2359-65.

   61   Merckoll P, Jonassen TO, Vad ME, Jeansson SL, Melby KK. Bacteria, biofilm and honey: a study of the effects of honey on `planktonic` and biofilm-embedded chronic wound bacteria. Scand J Infect Dis 2009; 41: 341-7.

   62   Morken MH, Valeur J, Norin E, Midtvedt T, Nysaeter G, Berstad A. Antibiotic or bacterial therapy in post-giardiasis irritable bowel syndrome. Scand J Gastroenterol 2009; 44: 1296-303.

   63   Mylvaganam H, Bruun T, Vindenes HA, Langeland N, Skrede S. Molecular epidemiological investigation of an outbreak of invasive beta-haemolytic streptococcal infection in western Norway. Clin Microbiol Infect 2009; 15: 245-52.

   64   Myrmel H, Ulvestad E, Asjo B. The hepatitis C virus enigma. APMIS 2009; 117: 427-39.

   65   Naseer U, Haldorsen B, Tofteland S, Hegstad K, Scheutz F, Simonsen GS, Sundsfjord A. Molecular characterization of CTX-M-15-producing clinical isolates of Escherichia coli reveals the spread of multidrug-resistant ST131 (O25:H4) and ST964 (O102:H6) strains in Norway. APMIS 2009; 117: 526-36.

   66   Naseer U, Haldorsen B, Simonsen GS, Sundsfjord A. Sporadic occurrence of CMY-2-producing multidrug-resistant Escherichia coli of ST-complexes 38 and 448, and ST131 in Norway. Clin Microbiol Infect 2009.

   67   Norin E, Midtvedt T. Intestinal microflora functions in laboratory mice claimed to harbor a "normal" intestinal microflora. Is the SPF concept running out of date? Anaerobe 2009.

   68   Olsen I, Balasingham SV, Davidsen T, Debebe E, Rodland EA, van SD, Kremer K, Alseth I, Tonjum T. Characterization of the major formamidopyrimidine-DNA glycosylase homolog in Mycobacterium tuberculosis and its linkage to variable tandem repeats. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 2009; 56: 151-61.

   69   Paraskevis D, Pybus O, Magiorkinis G, Hatzakis A, Wensing AM, van de Vijver DA, Albert J, Angarano G, Asjo B, Balotta C, Boeri E, Camacho R, Chaix ML, Coughlan S, Costagliola D, De LA, de MC, Derdelinckx I, Grossman Z, Hamouda O, Hoepelman I, Horban A, Korn K, Kucherer C, Leitner T, Loveday C, Macrae E, Maljkovic-Berry I, Meyer L, Nielsen C, Op de Coul EL, Ormaasen V, Perrin L, Puchhammer-Stockl E, Ruiz L, Salminen MO, Schmit JC, Schuurman R, Soriano V, Stanczak J, Stanojevic M, Struck D, Van LK, Violin M, Yerly S, Zazzi M, Boucher CA, Vandamme AM. Tracing the HIV-1 subtype B mobility in Europe: a phylogeographic approach. Retrovirology 2009; 6: 49.

   70   Pathak S, De Souza GA, Salte T, Wiker HG, Asjo B. HIV induces both a down-regulation of IRAK-4 that impairs TLR signalling and an up-regulation of the antibiotic peptide dermcidin in monocytic cells. Scand J Immunol 2009; 70: 264-76.

   71   Phyu S, Stavrum R, Lwin T, Svendsen OS, Ti T, Grewal HM. Predominance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis EAI and Beijing lineages in Yangon, Myanmar. J Clin Microbiol 2009; 47 : 335-44.

   72   Radtke A, Kong F, Bergh K, Lyng RV, Ko D, Gilbert GL. Identification of surface proteins of group B streptococci: serotyping versus genotyping. J Microbiol Methods 2009; 78: 363-5.

   73   Razanamparany VR, Ramarokoto HH, Vololonirina EJ, Rasolonavalona T, Michault A, Pyndiah N, Seenundun R, Sandven P, Chanteau S. RFLP clusters of Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains from the Indian Ocean Region: local and South Asian characteristics. Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 2009; 104: 441-3.

   74   Reier-Nilsen T, Farstad T, Nakstad B, Lauvrak V, Steinbakk M. Comparison of broad range 16S rDNA PCR and conventional blood culture for diagnosis of sepsis in the newborn: a case control study. BMC Pediatr 2009; 9: 5.

   75   Rodland EK, Ueland T, Pedersen TM, Halvorsen B, Muller F, Aukrust P, Froland SS. Activation of platelets by Aspergillus fumigatus Potential role in the immunopathogenesis of aspergillosis. Infect Immun 2009.

   76   Rosvoll TC, Pedersen T, Sletvold H, Johnsen PJ, Sollid JE, Simonsen GS, Jensen LB, Nielsen KM, Sundsfjord A. PCR-based plasmid typing in Enterococcus faecium strains reveals widely distributed pRE25-, pRUM-, pI. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 2009.

   77   Samuelsen O, Buaro L, Toleman MA, Giske CG, Hermansen NO, Walsh TR, Sundsfjord A. The first metallo-beta-lactamase identified in norway is associated with a TniC-like transposon in a Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolate of sequence type 233 imported from Ghana. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2009; 53: 331-2.

   78   Samuelsen O, Naseer U, Tofteland S, Skutlaberg DH, Onken A, Hjetland R, Sundsfjord A, Giske CG. Emergence of clonally related Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates of sequence type 258 producing plasmid-mediated KPC carbapenemase in Norway and Sweden. J Antimicrob Chemother 2009; 63: 654-8.

   79   Samuelsen O, Toleman MA, Sundsfjord A, Rydberg J, Leegaard TM, Walder M, Lia A, Ranheim TE, Rajendra Y, Hermansen NO, Walsh TR, Giske CG. Molecular epidemiology of metallo-beta-lactamase-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates from Norway and Sweden shows import of international clones and local clonal expansion. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2010; 54: 346-52.

   80   Sandven I, Abdelnoor M, Nesheim BI, Melby KK. Helicobacter pylori infection and hyperemesis gravidarum: a systematic review and meta-analysis of case-control studies. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 2009; 88: 1190-200.

   81   Sarfraz AA, Samuelsen SO, Bruu AL, Jenum PA, Eskild A. Maternal human parvovirus B19 infection and the risk of fetal death and low birthweight: a case-control study within 35 940 pregnant women. BJOG 2009; 116: 1492-8.

   82   Senstad AC, Suren P, Brauteset L, Eriksson JR, Hoiby EA, Wathne KO. Community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) in children in Oslo, Norway. Acta Paediatr 2009; 98: 332-6.

   83   Shipitsyna E, Zolotoverkhaya E, Hjelmevoll SO, Maximova A, Savicheva A, Sokolovsky E, Skogen V, Domeika M, Unemo M. Evaluation of six nucleic acid amplification tests used for diagnosis of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Russia compared with an international strictly validated real-time porA pseudogene polymerase chain reaction. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 2009; 23: 1246-53.

   84   Simonsen GS. [Surveillance and prevalence of antimicrobial resistance in Norway]. Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 2009; 129: 623-7.

   85   Skaare D, Allum AG, Anthonisen IL, Jenkins A, Lia A, Strand L, Tveten Y, Kristiansen BE. Mutant ftsI genes in the emergence of PBP-mediated beta-lactam resistance in Haemophilus influenzae in Norway. Clin Microbiol Infect 2009.

   86   Skjeldestad FE, Marsico MA, Sings HL, Nordbo SA, Storvold G. Incidence and risk factors for genital Chlamydia trachomatis infection: a 4-year prospective cohort study. Sex Transm Dis 2009; 36: 273-9.

   87   Stavrum R, Myneedu VP, Arora VK, Ahmed N, Grewal HM. In-depth molecular characterization of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from New Delhi--predominance of drug resistant isolates of the `modern` (TbD1) type. PLoS One 2009; 4: e4540.

   88   Stavrum R, Mphahlele M, Ovreas K, Muthivhi T, Fourie PB, Weyer K, Grewal HM. High diversity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis genotypes in South Africa and preponderance of mixed infections among ST53 isolates. J Clin Microbiol 2009; 47: 1848-56.

   89   Storla DG, Kristiansen I, Oftung F, Korsvold GE, Gaupset M, Gran G, Overby AK, Dyrhol-Riise AM, Bjune GA. Use of interferon gamma-based assay to diagnose tuberculosis infection in health care workers after short term exposure. BMC Infect Dis 2009; 9: 60.

   90   Sun J, Song X, Kristiansen BE, Kjaereng A, Willems RJ, Eriksen HM, Sundsfjord A, Sollid JE. Occurrence, population structure, and antimicrobial resistance of enterococci in marginal and apical periodontitis. J Clin Microbiol 2009; 47: 2218-25.

   91   Syre H, Myneedu VP, Arora VK, Grewal HM. Direct detection of mycobacterial species in pulmonary specimens by two rapid amplification tests, the gen-probe amplified mycobacterium tuberculosis direct test and the genotype mycobacteria direct test. J Clin Microbiol 2009; 47: 3635-9.

   92   Thorgersen EB, Pharo A, Haverson K, Axelsen AK, Gaustad P, Kotwal GJ, Sfyroera G, Mollnes TE. Inhibition of complement and CD14 attenuates the Escherichia coli-induced inflammatory response in porcine whole blood. Infect Immun 2009; 77: 725-32.

   93   Tibballs KL, Ambur OH, Alfsnes K, Homberset H, Frye SA, Davidsen T, Tonjum T. Characterization of the meningococcal DNA glycosylase Fpg involved in base excision repair. BMC Microbiol 2009; 9: 7.

   94   Trobos M, Christensen H, Sunde M, Nordentoft S, Agerso Y, Simonsen GS, Hammerum AM, Olsen JE. Characterization of sulphonamide-resistant Escherichia coli using comparison of sul2 gene sequences and multilocus sequence typing. Microbiology 2009; 155: 831-6.

   95   Trope A, Sjoborg K, Eskild A, Cuschieri K, Eriksen T, Thoresen S, Steinbakk M, Laurak V, Jonassen CM, Westerhagen U, Jacobsen MB, Lie AK. Performance of human papillomavirus DNA and mRNA testing strategies for women with and without cervical neoplasia. J Clin Microbiol 2009; 47: 2458-64.

   96   Vainio K, Nordbo SA, Njolstad G, Storvold G, Dollner H, Midgaard C, Bosse FJ, Rognlien AG, Rojahn A, Wathne KO, Flem E. Detection and characterization of group A rotaviruses in children hospitalized with acute gastroenteritis in Norway, 2006-2008. J Med Virol 2009; 81: 1839-44.

   97   Valvatne H, Syre H, Kross M, Stavrum R, Ti T, Phyu S, Grewal HM. Isoniazid and rifampicin resistance-associated mutations in Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Yangon, Myanmar: implications for rapid molecular testing. J Antimicrob Chemother 2009; 64: 694-701.

   98   Vatten LJ, Romundstad PR, Jenum PA, Eskild A. Angiogenic balance in pregnancy and subsequent breast cancer risk and survival: a population study. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2009; 18: 2074-8.

  99   Vercauteren J, Wensing AM, van de Vijver DA, Albert J, Balotta C, Hamouda O, Kucherer C, Struck D, Schmit JC, Asjo B, Bruckova M, Camacho RJ, Clotet B, Coughlan S, Grossman Z, Horban A, Korn K, Kostrikis L, Nielsen C, Paraskevis D, Poljak M, Puchhammer-Stockl E, Riva C, Ruiz L, Salminen M, Schuurman R, Sonnerborg A, Stanekova D, Stanojevic M, Vandamme AM, Boucher CA. Transmission of drug-resistant HIV-1 is stabilizing in Europe. J Infect Dis 2009; 200: 1503-8.

100   Wedege E, Bergdal T, Bolstad K, Caugant DA, Efskind J, Heier HE, Kanestrom A, Strand BH, Aaberge IS. Seroepidemiological study after a long-distance industrial outbreak of legionnaires` disease. Clin Vaccine Immunol 2009; 16: 528-34.