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tandem amplification of the staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec element can drive high-level methicillin resistance in methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus
(American Society for Microbiology, 2017-07-17)
Hospital-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) strains typically express high-level, homogeneous (HoR) beta-lactam resistance, whereas community-associated MRSA (CA-MRSA) more commonly express ...
Out-of-hospital cardiac arrests in the older population in ireland
Introduction Age influences survival from an outof- hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) but it is unclear to what extent. Improved understanding of the impact of increasing age may be helpful in improving decision making on who ...
Exploitation of spr to investigate the importance of glycan chains in the interaction between lactoferrin and bacteria
(MDPI AG, 2017-06-27)
Bovine lactoferrin (LF) has been shown to prevent adhesion to and invasion of mammalian cell lines by pathogenic bacteria, with evidence for direct bacterial binding by the milk glycoprotein. However, the glycosylation ...
Analysis of biphenyl-type inhibitors targeting the eg5 α4/α6 allosteric pocket
(American Chemical Society (ACS), 2017-05-05)
Eg5 is a mitotic kinesin protein that plays an important role in the formation and maintenance of the bipolar spindle during the mitotic phase. Due to its potentially reduced side effects in cancer therapy, Eg5 is considered ...
Enigma and the individual: predicting factors that affect the brain in 35 countries worldwide
(Elsevier BV, 2017-01-01)
How a collaborative integrated taxonomic effort has trained new spongiologists and improved knowledge of martinique island (french antilles, eastern caribbean sea) marine biodiversity
(Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017-03-22)
Although sponges are important components of benthic ecosystems of the Caribbean Sea, their diversity remained poorly investigated in the Lesser Antilles. By organizing a training course in Martinique, we wanted both to ...
Reliability and agreement between metrics of cone spacing in adaptive optics images of the human retinal photoreceptor mosaic
(Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), 2017-06-20)
PURPOSE. To assess reliability and agreement among three metrics used to evaluate the distribution of cell distances in adaptive optics (AO) images of the cone mosaic. METHODS. Using an AO flood illumination retinal camera, ...
Whistle-blowing and the employment relations implications of the ‘protected disclosures act 2014’ in the republic of ireland
(Walter de Gruyter GmbH, 2017-01-17)
This article explores the introduction of the 2014 Protected Disclosures Act in the Republic of Ireland. It does so by using a justice theory lens to examine the potential for the Act to protect workers who may feel the ...
Neurofilament light as an immune target for pathogenic antibodies
Antibodies to neuronal antigens are associated with many neurological diseases including paraneoplastic neurological disorders, epilepsy, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and multiple sclerosis. Immunization with neuronal ...
Power-to, power-over, resistance and domination: an editorial
(Informa UK Limited, 2017-09-02)