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Effects of Fosfomycin-Resistant Mutants on Bacterial Growth and Efficacy
Introduction: Fosfomycin (FOS) is an antibiotic used in treating urinary tract infections (UTI) and cystitis (bladder infection) in women. The antibiotic, which is bactericidal, works by inhibiting the bacterial cell wall ...
Disseminated Cryptococcus Neoformans Infection in a Renal Transplant Patient
Background: Cryptoccocus Neoformans is a fungus mainly found in the environment that infects humans via inhalation and usually affects the lungs and central nervous system. Most people remain asymptomatic; however, ...
Profiling Patient Exosomes as Key Regulators of Neurological Symptoms in Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV2) pandemic, also known as coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), has ignited the most significant world-wide health crisis of the 21st century. While acute COVID-19 ...
In vitro and in vivo development of rifampin resistance with Staphylococcus aureus clinical isolates
Purpose: Rifampin is an older antibiotic used to treat several types of bacterial infections including tuberculosis. It is highly active against Staphylococcus aureus and effective against infections with this pathogen. ...
Variation of Best Fit Distributions in Single Cell Virus Dynamics Models
Purpose: Mathematical modeling of viral kinetics can be used to gain further insight into the viral replication cycle and virus-host interactions. However, many of the virus dynamics models do not incorporate the cell-to-cell ...