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First case of Candida auris in Switzerland: discussion about preventive strategies.

Riat A, Neofytos D, Coste A, Harbarth S, Bizzini A, Grandbastien B, Pugin J, Lamoth F.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2018 Apr 26;148:w14622. doi: 10.4414/smw.2018.14622. eCollection 2018. No abstract available.


Fungicidal activity of copper-sputtered flexible surfaces under dark and actinic light against azole-resistant Candida albicans and Candida glabrata.

Ballo MKS, Rtimi S, Kiwi J, Pulgarin C, Entenza JM, Bizzini A.

J Photochem Photobiol B. 2017 Sep;174:229-234. doi: 10.1016/j.jphotobiol.2017.07.030. Epub 2017 Jul 29.


In Vitro and In Vivo Effectiveness of an Innovative Silver-Copper Nanoparticle Coating of Catheters To Prevent Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infection.

Ballo MK, Rtimi S, Pulgarin C, Hopf N, Berthet A, Kiwi J, Moreillon P, Entenza JM, Bizzini A.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 Aug 22;60(9):5349-56. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00959-16. Print 2016 Sep.


Bactericidal activity and mechanism of action of copper-sputtered flexible surfaces against multidrug-resistant pathogens.

Ballo MK, Rtimi S, Mancini S, Kiwi J, Pulgarin C, Entenza JM, Bizzini A.

Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2016 Jul;100(13):5945-53. doi: 10.1007/s00253-016-7450-7. Epub 2016 Mar 28.


Evaluation of a new serological test for the detection of anti-Coxiella and anti-Rickettsia antibodies.

Bizzini A, Péter O, Baud D, Edouard S, Meylan P, Greub G.

Microbes Infect. 2015 Nov-Dec;17(11-12):811-6. doi: 10.1016/j.micinf.2015.09.015. Epub 2015 Sep 30.


Loss of Antibiotic Tolerance in Sod-Deficient Mutants Is Dependent on the Energy Source and Arginine Catabolism in Enterococci.

Ladjouzi R, Bizzini A, van Schaik W, Zhang X, Rincé A, Benachour A, Hartke A.

J Bacteriol. 2015 Oct;197(20):3283-93. doi: 10.1128/JB.00389-15. Epub 2015 Aug 10.


[Acute schistosomiasis: lessons learned from a cohort of 42 exposed travelers].

Rochat L, Bizzini A, Bochud PY, Senn N, De Vallière S, Genton B.

Rev Med Suisse. 2015 May 6;11(473):1017-22. French.


Acute schistosomiasis: a risk underestimated by travelers and a diagnosis frequently missed by general practitioners-a cluster analysis of 42 travelers.

Rochat L, Bizzini A, Senn N, Bochud PY, Genton B, de Vallière S.

J Travel Med. 2015 May-Jun;22(3):168-73. doi: 10.1111/jtm.12187. Epub 2015 Jan 21.


The effect of inoculum size on selection of in vitro resistance to vancomycin, daptomycin, and linezolid in methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Rio-Marques L, Hartke A, Bizzini A.

Microb Drug Resist. 2014 Dec;20(6):539-43. doi: 10.1089/mdr.2014.0059.


Rapid detection of Staphylococcus aureus strains with reduced susceptibility to vancomycin by isothermal microcalorimetry.

Entenza JM, Bétrisey B, Manuel O, Giddey M, Sakwinska O, Laurent F, Bizzini A.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Jan;52(1):180-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01820-13. Epub 2013 Nov 6.


Rapid detection of bacterial resistance to antibiotics using AFM cantilevers as nanomechanical sensors.

Longo G, Alonso-Sarduy L, Rio LM, Bizzini A, Trampuz A, Notz J, Dietler G, Kasas S.

Nat Nanotechnol. 2013 Jul;8(7):522-6. doi: 10.1038/nnano.2013.120. Epub 2013 Jun 30.


Analysis of the tolerance of pathogenic enterococci and Staphylococcus aureus to cell wall active antibiotics.

Ladjouzi R, Bizzini A, Lebreton F, Sauvageot N, Rincé A, Benachour A, Hartke A.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2013 Sep;68(9):2083-91. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkt157. Epub 2013 May 6.


Antibiotic-induced modifications of the stiffness of bacterial membranes.

Longo G, Rio LM, Trampuz A, Dietler G, Bizzini A, Kasas S.

J Microbiol Methods. 2013 May;93(2):80-4. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2013.01.022. Epub 2013 Feb 22.


Biofilm formation by staphylococci on fresh, fresh-frozen and processed human and bovine bone grafts.

Clauss M, Tafin UF, Bizzini A, Trampuz A, Ilchmann T.

Eur Cell Mater. 2013 Jan 30;25:159-66.


Impact of matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry on the clinical management of patients with Gram-negative bacteremia: a prospective observational study.

Clerc O, Prod'hom G, Vogne C, Bizzini A, Calandra T, Greub G.

Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Apr;56(8):1101-7. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis1204. Epub 2012 Dec 21.


Mutations in msrA and msrB, encoding epimer-specific methionine sulfoxide reductases, affect expression of glycerol-catabolic operons in Enterococcus faecalis differently.

Zhao C, Bizzini A, Zhang X, Sauvageot N, Hartke A.

Microbiology. 2013 Mar;159(Pt 3):615-20. doi: 10.1099/mic.0.065037-0. Epub 2012 Dec 20.


Comparison of methods for evaluation of the bactericidal activity of copper-sputtered surfaces against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Rio L, Kusiak-Nejman E, Kiwi J, Bétrisey B, Pulgarin C, Trampuz A, Bizzini A.

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2012 Dec;78(23):8176-82. doi: 10.1128/AEM.02266-12. Epub 2012 Sep 14.


Force volume and stiffness tomography investigation on the dynamics of stiff material under bacterial membranes.

Longo G, Rio LM, Roduit C, Trampuz A, Bizzini A, Dietler G, Kasas S.

J Mol Recognit. 2012 May;25(5):278-84. doi: 10.1002/jmr.2171.


Large-scale screening of a targeted Enterococcus faecalis mutant library identifies envelope fitness factors.

Rigottier-Gois L, Alberti A, Houel A, Taly JF, Palcy P, Manson J, Pinto D, Matos RC, Carrilero L, Montero N, Tariq M, Karsens H, Repp C, Kropec A, Budin-Verneuil A, Benachour A, Sauvageot N, Bizzini A, Gilmore MS, Bessières P, Kok J, Huebner J, Lopes F, Gonzalez-Zorn B, Hartke A, Serror P.

PLoS One. 2011;6(12):e29023. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029023. Epub 2011 Dec 15.


Response to: lack of intra-laboratory reproducibility in using Platelia Aspergillus enzyme immunoassay test for detection of Aspergillus galactomannan antigen.

Bizzini A, Marchetti O, Meylan P.

Transpl Infect Dis. 2012 Apr;14(2):218-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1399-3062.2011.00707.x. Epub 2011 Dec 20. No abstract available. Erratum in: Transpl Infect Dis. 2012 Jun;14(3):332.


Vancomycin-intermediate Staphylococcus aureus selected during vancomycin therapy of experimental endocarditis are not detected by culture-based diagnostic procedures and persist after treatment arrest.

Moreillon P, Bizzini A, Giddey M, Vouillamoz J, Entenza JM.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2012 Mar;67(3):652-60. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkr521. Epub 2011 Dec 13.


Pasteurella multocida zoonotic ascending infection: an unusual cause of tubo-ovarian abscess.

Baud D, Bizzini A, Jaton K, Achtari C, Prod'hom G, Greub G.

Vector Borne Zoonotic Dis. 2012 Jan;12(1):84-5. doi: 10.1089/vbz.2011.0610. Epub 2011 Sep 16.


Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry as an alternative to 16S rRNA gene sequencing for identification of difficult-to-identify bacterial strains.

Bizzini A, Jaton K, Romo D, Bille J, Prod'hom G, Greub G.

J Clin Microbiol. 2011 Feb;49(2):693-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01463-10. Epub 2010 Nov 24.


Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry, a revolution in clinical microbial identification.

Bizzini A, Greub G.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2010 Nov;16(11):1614-9. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2010.03311.x. Review.


[New methods for the diagnosis of implant-associated infections].

Trampuz A, Steinrücken J, Clauss M, Bizzini A, Furustrand U, Uçkay I, Peter R, Bille J, Borens O.

Rev Med Suisse. 2010 Apr 7;6(243):731-4. French.


Performance of matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry for identification of bacterial strains routinely isolated in a clinical microbiology laboratory.

Bizzini A, Durussel C, Bille J, Greub G, Prod'hom G.

J Clin Microbiol. 2010 May;48(5):1549-54. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01794-09. Epub 2010 Mar 10.


Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry for direct bacterial identification from positive blood culture pellets.

Prod'hom G, Bizzini A, Durussel C, Bille J, Greub G.

J Clin Microbiol. 2010 Apr;48(4):1481-3. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01780-09. Epub 2010 Feb 17.


Glycerol is metabolized in a complex and strain-dependent manner in Enterococcus faecalis.

Bizzini A, Zhao C, Budin-Verneuil A, Sauvageot N, Giard JC, Auffray Y, Hartke A.

J Bacteriol. 2010 Feb;192(3):779-85. doi: 10.1128/JB.00959-09. Epub 2009 Dec 4.


A single mutation in enzyme I of the sugar phosphotransferase system confers penicillin tolerance to Streptococcus gordonii.

Bizzini A, Entenza JM, Michielin O, Arnold I, Erni B, Moreillon P.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2010 Jan;54(1):259-66. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00699-09. Epub 2009 Oct 26.


The Enterococcus faecalis superoxide dismutase is essential for its tolerance to vancomycin and penicillin.

Bizzini A, Zhao C, Auffray Y, Hartke A.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2009 Dec;64(6):1196-202. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkp369. Epub 2009 Oct 14.


Loss of penicillin tolerance by inactivating the carbon catabolite repression determinant CcpA in Streptococcus gordonii.

Bizzini A, Entenza JM, Moreillon P.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2007 Apr;59(4):607-15. Epub 2007 Feb 27.


Effects of alpha-phosphoglucomutase deficiency on cell wall properties and fitness in Streptococcus gordonii.

Bizzini A, Majcherczyk P, Beggah-Möller S, Soldo B, Entenza JM, Gaillard M, Moreillon P, Lazarevic V.

Microbiology. 2007 Feb;153(Pt 2):490-8.


Lack of in vitro biofilm formation does not attenuate the virulence of Streptococcus gordonii in experimental endocarditis.

Bizzini A, Beggah-Möller S, Moreillon P, Entenza JM.

FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol. 2006 Dec;48(3):419-23. Epub 2006 Nov 7.


Antibiotic-dependent correlation between drug-induced killing and loss of luminescence in Streptococcus gordonii expressing luciferase.

Loeliger B, Caldelari I, Bizzini A, Stutzmann Meier P, Majcherczyk PA, Moreillon P.

Microb Drug Resist. 2003 Summer;9(2):123-31.


Saline-enhanced radio-frequency tissue ablation in the treatment of liver metastases.

Livraghi T, Goldberg SN, Monti F, Bizzini A, Lazzaroni S, Meloni F, Pellicanò S, Solbiati L, Gazelle GS.

Radiology. 1997 Jan;202(1):205-10.


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