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Agrobacterium spp. nosocomial outbreak assessment using rapid MALDI-TOF MS based typing, confirmed by whole genome sequencing.

Casanova C, Lo Priore E, Egli A, Seth-Smith HMB, Räber L, Ott D, Pflüger V, Droz S, Marschall J, Sommerstein R.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2019 Nov 4;8:171. doi: 10.1186/s13756-019-0619-y. eCollection 2019.


Bacterial colonization of handheld devices in a tertiary care setting: a hygiene intervention study.

Frey PM, Marti GR, Droz S, de Roche von Arx M, Suter-Riniker F, Aujesky D, Brugger SD.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2019 Jun 6;8:97. doi: 10.1186/s13756-019-0546-y. eCollection 2019.


Phenotypic and Genomic Analyses of Burkholderia stabilis Clinical Contamination, Switzerland.

Seth-Smith HMB, Casanova C, Sommerstein R, Meinel DM, Abdelbary MMH, Blanc DS, Droz S, Führer U, Lienhard R, Lang C, Dubuis O, Schlegel M, Widmer A, Keller PM, Marschall J, Egli A.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2019 Jun;25(6):1084-1092. doi: 10.3201/eid2506.172119.


Phylogenomics reveal that Mycobacterium kansasii subtypes are species-level lineages. Description of Mycobacterium pseudokansasii sp. nov., Mycobacterium innocens sp. nov. and Mycobacterium attenuatum sp. nov.

Tagini F, Aeby S, Bertelli C, Droz S, Casanova C, Prod'hom G, Jaton K, Greub G.

Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2019 Jun;69(6):1696-1704. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.003378. Epub 2019 Apr 4.


Adjunctive gentamicin did not improve outcome of enterococcal bacteraemia in neutropenic patients: a propensity scored matched study.

Jent P, Thalmann L, Pabst T, Droz S, Sendi P.

Infect Dis (Lond). 2019 Jun;51(6):409-416. doi: 10.1080/23744235.2019.1581946. Epub 2019 Mar 1.


Discovery and Characterization of Mycobacterium basiliense sp. nov., a Nontuberculous Mycobacterium Isolated From Human Lungs.

Seth-Smith HMB, Imkamp F, Tagini F, Cuénod A, Hömke R, Jahn K, Tschacher A, Grendelmeier P, Bättig V, Erb S, Reinhard M, Rütimann G, Borrell S, Gagneux S, Casanova C, Droz S, Osthoff M, Tamm M, Nübel U, Greub G, Keller PM, Egli A.

Front Microbiol. 2019 Jan 8;9:3184. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.03184. eCollection 2018.


Bacterial and Fungal Keratitis: A Retrospective Analysis at a University Hospital in Switzerland.

Bograd A, Seiler T, Droz S, Zimmerli S, Früh B, Tappeiner C.

Klin Monbl Augenheilkd. 2019 Apr;236(4):358-365. doi: 10.1055/a-0774-7756. Epub 2019 Jan 7.


Swept-wavelength lasers based on GaSb gain-chip technology for non-invasive biomedical sensing applications in the 1.7-2.5 μm wavelength range.

Vizbaras A, Šimonytė I, Miasojedovas A, Trinkūnas A, Bučiūnas T, Greibus M, Naujokaitė G, Torcheboeuf N, Droz S, Boiko D, Dambrauskas Ž, Gulbinas A, Vizbaras K.

Biomed Opt Express. 2018 Sep 14;9(10):4834-4849. doi: 10.1364/BOE.9.004834. eCollection 2018 Oct 1.


Mycobacterium decipiens sp. nov., a new species closely related to the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex.

Brown-Elliott BA, Simmer PJ, Trovato A, Hyle EP, Droz S, Buckwalter SP, Borroni E, Branda JA, Iana E, Mariottini A, Nelson J, Matteelli A, Toney NC, Scarparo C, de Man TJB, Vasireddy R, Gandhi RT, Wengenack NL, Cirillo DM, Wallace RJ, Tortoli E.

Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2018 Nov;68(11):3557-3562. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.003031. Epub 2018 Sep 11.


Mycobacterium aquaticum sp. nov., a rapidly growing species isolated from haemodialysis water.

Hashemi Shahraki A, Trovato A, Droz S, Haidarieh P, Borroni E, Mirsaeidi M, Mannino R, Hashemzadeh M, Mariottini A, Cirillo DM, Tortoli E.

Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2017 Sep;67(9):3279-3282. doi: 10.1099/ijsem.0.002103. Epub 2017 Aug 22.


[Preanalytical step in bacteriology : a practical overview for family physicians].

Eyer MM, Droz S.

Rev Med Suisse. 2016 Oct 12;12(534):1714-1717. French.


Use of Xenopus Frogs to Study Renal Development/Repair.

Droz ST, McLaughlin KA.

Results Probl Cell Differ. 2017;60:77-107. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-51436-9_4. Review.


Standard Genotyping Overestimates Transmission of Mycobacterium tuberculosis among Immigrants in a Low-Incidence Country.

Stucki D, Ballif M, Egger M, Furrer H, Altpeter E, Battegay M, Droz S, Bruderer T, Coscolla M, Borrell S, Zürcher K, Janssens JP, Calmy A, Mazza Stalder J, Jaton K, Rieder HL, Pfyffer GE, Siegrist HH, Hoffmann M, Fehr J, Dolina M, Frei R, Schrenzel J, Böttger EC, Gagneux S, Fenner L.

J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Jul;54(7):1862-1870. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00126-16. Epub 2016 May 18.


Clinical and epidemiological analysis of Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus infections in humans and comparative genetic analysis with strains isolated from cattle.

Escher R, Brunner C, von Steiger N, Brodard I, Droz S, Abril C, Kuhnert P.

BMC Infect Dis. 2016 May 14;16:198. doi: 10.1186/s12879-016-1538-7.


Mycobacterium saopaulense sp. nov., a rapidly growing mycobacterium closely related to members of the Mycobacterium chelonae--Mycobacterium abscessus group.

Nogueira CL, Whipps CM, Matsumoto CK, Chimara E, Droz S, Tortoli E, de Freitas D, Cnockaert M, Palomino JC, Martin A, Vandamme P, Leão SC.

Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2015 Dec;65(12):4403-9.


Colonization with resistant microorganisms in patients transferred from abroad: who needs to be screened?

Kaspar T, Schweiger A, Droz S, Marschall J.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2015 Jul 25;4:31. doi: 10.1186/s13756-015-0071-6. eCollection 2015.


Antibiotic Susceptibility and Sequence Type Distribution of Ureaplasma Species Isolated from Genital Samples in Switzerland.

Schneider SC, Tinguely R, Droz S, Hilty M, Donà V, Bodmer T, Endimiani A.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Oct;59(10):6026-31. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00895-15. Epub 2015 Jul 20.


Low Yield of Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Screening in Hemodialysis Patients: 10 Years' Experience.

Gebreselassie HM, Kaspar T, Droz S, Marschall J.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2015 Sep;36(9):1046-9. doi: 10.1017/ice.2015.117. Epub 2015 May 26.


Campylobacter concisus pseudo-outbreak caused by improved culture conditions.

Casanova C, Schweiger A, von Steiger N, Droz S, Marschall J.

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Feb;53(2):660-2. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02608-14. Epub 2014 Nov 19.


In vitro activity of clinically implemented β-lactams against Aerococcus urinae: presence of non-susceptible isolates in Switzerland.

Lupo A, Guilarte YN, Droz S, Hirzel C, Furrer H, Endimiani A.

New Microbiol. 2014 Oct;37(4):563-6. Epub 2014 Oct 1.


Tracking a tuberculosis outbreak over 21 years: strain-specific single-nucleotide polymorphism typing combined with targeted whole-genome sequencing.

Stucki D, Ballif M, Bodmer T, Coscolla M, Maurer AM, Droz S, Butz C, Borrell S, Längle C, Feldmann J, Furrer H, Mordasini C, Helbling P, Rieder HL, Egger M, Gagneux S, Fenner L.

J Infect Dis. 2015 Apr 15;211(8):1306-16. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiu601. Epub 2014 Oct 30.


Intrapartum detection of Group B streptococci colonization by rapid PCR-test on labor ward.

Mueller M, Henle A, Droz S, Kind AB, Rohner S, Baumann M, Surbek D.

Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2014 May;176:137-41. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2014.02.039. Epub 2014 Mar 12.


Serotype distribution and antimicrobial susceptibility of group B streptococci in pregnant women: results from a Swiss tertiary centre.

Fröhlicher S, Reichen-Fahrni G, Müller M, Surbek D, Droz S, Spellerberg B, Sendi P.

Swiss Med Wkly. 2014 Mar 20;144:w13935. doi: 10.4414/smw.2014.13935.


OXA-48 carbapenemase-producing Salmonella enterica serovar Kentucky isolate of sequence type 198 in a patient transferred from Libya to Switzerland.

Seiffert SN, Perreten V, Johannes S, Droz S, Bodmer T, Endimiani A.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2014;58(4):2446-9. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02417-13. Epub 2014 Jan 27.


Detection of inducible clindamycin resistance in group B Streptococcus: does the distance between the disks matter?

Fröhlicher S, Reichen G, Droz S, Sendi P.

J Med Microbiol. 2014 Mar;63(Pt 3):478-9. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.068874-0. Epub 2013 Nov 29. No abstract available.


Extended-spectrum cephalosporin-resistant Escherichia coli in community, specialized outpatient clinic and hospital settings in Switzerland.

Seiffert SN, Hilty M, Kronenberg A, Droz S, Perreten V, Endimiani A.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2013 Oct;68(10):2249-54. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkt208. Epub 2013 Jun 12.


Bacteria causing bacteremia in pediatric cancer patients presenting with febrile neutropenia--species distribution and susceptibility patterns.

Miedema KG, Winter RH, Ammann RA, Droz S, Spanjaard L, de Bont ES, Kamps WA, van de Wetering MD, Tissing WJ.

Support Care Cancer. 2013 Sep;21(9):2417-26. doi: 10.1007/s00520-013-1797-4. Epub 2013 Apr 12.


Emergence of extensively drug-resistant Haemophilus parainfluenzae in Switzerland.

Tinguely R, Seiffert SN, Furrer H, Perreten V, Droz S, Endimiani A.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2013 Jun;57(6):2867-9. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00221-13. Epub 2013 Apr 1.


Characterisation and clinical features of Enterobacter cloacae bloodstream infections occurring at a tertiary care university hospital in Switzerland: is cefepime adequate therapy?

Hilty M, Sendi P, Seiffert SN, Droz S, Perreten V, Hujer AM, Bonomo RA, Mühlemann K, Endimiani A.

Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2013 Mar;41(3):236-49. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2012.10.022. Epub 2013 Jan 10.


Transmission dynamics of extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in the tertiary care hospital and the household setting.

Hilty M, Betsch BY, Bögli-Stuber K, Heiniger N, Stadler M, Küffer M, Kronenberg A, Rohrer C, Aebi S, Endimiani A, Droz S, Mühlemann K.

Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Oct;55(7):967-75. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis581. Epub 2012 Jun 20.


Staphylococcus hyicus bacteremia in a farmer.

Casanova C, Iselin L, von Steiger N, Droz S, Sendi P.

J Clin Microbiol. 2011 Dec;49(12):4377-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.05645-11. Epub 2011 Oct 12.


Active surveillance of antibiotic resistance prevalence in urinary tract and skin infections in the outpatient setting.

Kronenberg A, Koenig S, Droz S, Mühlemann K.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2011 Dec;17(12):1845-51. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2011.03519.x. Epub 2011 Aug 31.


Breast abscess due to Actinomyces europaeus.

Silva WA, Pinheiro AM, Jahns B, Bögli-Stuber K, Droz S, Zimmerli S.

Infection. 2011 Jun;39(3):255-8. doi: 10.1007/s15010-011-0119-3. Epub 2011 Apr 21.


Emergence of four cases of KPC-2 and KPC-3-carrying Klebsiella pneumoniae introduced to Switzerland, 2009-10.

Babouee B, Widmer AF, Dubuis O, Ciardo D, Droz S, Betsch BY, Garzoni C, Führer U, Battegay M, Frei R, Goldenberger D.

Euro Surveill. 2011 Mar 17;16(11). pii: 19817.


Endocarditis due to Tropheryma whipplei: rapid detection, limited genetic diversity, and long-term clinical outcome in a local experience.

Escher R, Roth S, Droz S, Egli K, Altwegg M, Täuber MG.

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2010 Aug;16(8):1213-22. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2009.03038.x. Epub 2009 Sep 2. Review.


Group B Streptococcus colonization in pregnancy: prevalence and prevention strategies of neonatal sepsis.

Rausch AV, Gross A, Droz S, Bodmer T, Surbek DV.

J Perinat Med. 2009;37(2):124-9. doi: 10.1515/JPM.2009.020.


Severe hepatotoxicity following ingestion of Herbalife nutritional supplements contaminated with Bacillus subtilis.

Stickel F, Droz S, Patsenker E, Bögli-Stuber K, Aebi B, Leib SL.

J Hepatol. 2009 Jan;50(1):111-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2008.08.017. Epub 2008 Oct 18.


Rapid screening for carriage of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus by PCR and associated costs.

Bühlmann M, Bögli-Stuber K, Droz S, Mühlemann K.

J Clin Microbiol. 2008 Jul;46(7):2151-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01957-07. Epub 2008 Apr 30.


Clinical characteristics associated with isolation of small-colony variants of Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa from respiratory secretions of patients with cystic fibrosis.

Schneider M, Mühlemann K, Droz S, Couzinet S, Casaulta C, Zimmerli S.

J Clin Microbiol. 2008 May;46(5):1832-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00361-08. Epub 2008 Mar 5.


Disseminated tuberculosis following total knee arthroplasty in an HIV patient.

Marschall J, Evison JM, Droz S, Studer UC, Zimmerli S.

Infection. 2008 Jun;36(3):274-8. Epub 2007 Dec 14.


SpO2 sensor embedded in a finger ring: design and implementation.

Solà J, Castoldi S, Chételat O, Correvon M, Dasen S, Droz S, Jacob N, Kormann R, Neumann V, Perrenoud A, Pilloud P, Verjus C, Viardot G.

Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2006;1:4295-8.


Dysphagia in elderly women: consider tetanus.

Rauch A, Droz S, Zimmerli S, Leib SL.

Infection. 2006 Feb;34(1):35-8.


Dynamics of hemodialysis catheter colonization by coagulase-negative staphylococci.

Fux CA, Uehlinger D, Bodmer T, Droz S, Zellweger C, Mühlemann K.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2005 Jun;26(6):567-74.


Changes in antimicrobial resistance of Escherichia coli causing urinary tract infections in hospitalized children.

Fritzsche M, Ammann RA, Droz S, Bianchetti MG, Aebi C.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2005 Mar;24(3):233-5. No abstract available.


Polyphasic approach for identifying Bacillus spp.

Elzi MV, Mallard K, Droz S, Bodmer T.

J Clin Microbiol. 2005 Feb;43(2):1010. No abstract available.


A family of variably expressed outer-membrane proteins (Vomp) mediates adhesion and autoaggregation in Bartonella quintana.

Zhang P, Chomel BB, Schau MK, Goo JS, Droz S, Kelminson KL, George SS, Lerche NW, Koehler JE.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 Sep 14;101(37):13630-5. Epub 2004 Sep 3.


Cefepime tissue penetration in experimental acute pancreatitis.

Gloor B, Worni M, Strobel O, Uhl W, Tcholakov O, Müller CA, Stahel PF, Droz S, Büchler MW.

Pancreas. 2003 Mar;26(2):117-21.


Experimental infection of domestic cats with Bartonella koehlerae and comparison of protein and DNA profiles with those of other Bartonella species infecting felines.

Yamamoto K, Chomel BB, Kasten RW, Hew CM, Weber DK, Lee WI, Droz S, Koehler JE.

J Clin Microbiol. 2002 Feb;40(2):466-74.


Bartonella koehlerae sp. nov., isolated from cats.

Droz S, Chi B, Horn E, Steigerwalt AG, Whitney AM, Brenner DJ.

J Clin Microbiol. 1999 Apr;37(4):1117-22.

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