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Klebsiella pneumoniae ST307 with OXA-181: threat of a high-risk clone and promiscuous plasmid in a resource-constrained healthcare setting.

Strydom KA, Chen L, Kock MM, Stoltz AC, Peirano G, Nobrega DB, Lowe M, Ehlers MM, Mbelle NM, Kreiswirth BN, Pitout JDD.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2020 Jan 18. pii: dkz550. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkz550. [Epub ahead of print]


A Comprehensive Account of Escherichia coli Sequence Type 131 in Wastewater Reveals an Abundance of Fluoroquinolone-Resistant Clade A Strains.

Finn TJ, Scriver L, Lam L, Duong M, Peirano G, Lynch T, Dong T, Pitout JDD, DeVinney R.

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2020 Feb 3;86(4). pii: e01913-19. doi: 10.1128/AEM.01913-19. Print 2020 Feb 3.


The Global Ascendency of OXA-48-Type Carbapenemases.

Pitout JDD, Peirano G, Kock MM, Strydom KA, Matsumura Y.

Clin Microbiol Rev. 2019 Nov 13;33(1). pii: e00102-19. doi: 10.1128/CMR.00102-19. Print 2019 Dec 18. Review.


In vitro selection of aztreonam/avibactam resistance in dual-carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae.

Niu S, Wei J, Zou C, Chavda KD, Lv J, Zhang H, Du H, Tang YW, Pitout JDD, Bonomo RA, Kreiswirth BN, Chen L.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2020 Mar 1;75(3):559-565. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkz468.


A Cost-Effective Method for Identifying Enterobacterales with OXA-181.

Peirano G, Matsumura Y, Nobrega D, Pitout JDD.

J Clin Microbiol. 2019 Oct 23;57(11). pii: e01281-19. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01281-19. Print 2019 Nov.


Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae: Update on Molecular Epidemiology and Treatment Options.

Peirano G, Pitout JDD.

Drugs. 2019 Sep;79(14):1529-1541. doi: 10.1007/s40265-019-01180-3. Review.


Global Extraintestinal Pathogenic Escherichia coli (ExPEC) Lineages.

Manges AR, Geum HM, Guo A, Edens TJ, Fibke CD, Pitout JDD.

Clin Microbiol Rev. 2019 Jun 12;32(3). pii: e00135-18. doi: 10.1128/CMR.00135-18. Print 2019 Jun 19.


Klebsiella pneumoniae ST307 with blaOXA-181, South Africa, 2014-2016.

Lowe M, Kock MM, Coetzee J, Hoosien E, Peirano G, Strydom KA, Ehlers MM, Mbelle NM, Shashkina E, Haslam DB, Dhawan P, Donnelly RJ, Chen L, Kreiswirth BN, Pitout JDD.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2019 Apr;25(4):739-747. doi: 10.3201/eid2504.181482.


Multicentre evaluation of significant bacteriuria among pregnant women in the cascade of referral healthcare system in North-western Tanzania: Bacterial pathogens, antimicrobial resistance profiles and predictors.

Seni J, Tito JN, Makoye SJ, Mbena H, Alfred HS, van der Meer F, Pitout JDD, Mshana SE, DeVinney R.

J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2019 Jun;17:173-179. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2018.12.024. Epub 2019 Jan 6.


Hospitalized Pets as a Source of Carbapenem-Resistance.

Gentilini F, Turba ME, Pasquali F, Mion D, Romagnoli N, Zambon E, Terni D, Peirano G, Pitout JDD, Parisi A, Sambri V, Zanoni RG.

Front Microbiol. 2018 Dec 6;9:2872. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.02872. eCollection 2018.


A Fatal Bacteremia Caused by Hypermucousviscous KPC-2 Producing Extensively Drug-Resistant K64-ST11 Klebsiella pneumoniae in Brazil.

de Campos TA, Gonçalves LF, Magalhães KG, de Paulo Martins V, Pappas Júnior GJ, Peirano G, Pitout JDD, Gonçalves GB, Furlan JPR, Stehling EG, Pitondo-Silva A.

Front Med (Lausanne). 2018 Sep 21;5:265. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2018.00265. eCollection 2018.


Transmission Surveillance for Antimicrobial-Resistant Organisms in the Health System.

Pitout JDD.

Microbiol Spectr. 2018 Sep;6(5). doi: 10.1128/microbiolspec.MTBP-0010-2016. Review.


Genomic characterization of IMP and VIM carbapenemase-encoding transferable plasmids of Enterobacteriaceae.

Matsumura Y, Peirano G, Bradford PA, Motyl MR, DeVinney R, Pitout JDD.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2018 Nov 1;73(11):3034-3038. doi: 10.1093/jac/dky303.


Acinetobacter baumannii: Epidemiological and Beta-Lactamase Data From Two Tertiary Academic Hospitals in Tshwane, South Africa.

Lowe M, Ehlers MM, Ismail F, Peirano G, Becker PJ, Pitout JDD, Kock MM.

Front Microbiol. 2018 Jun 12;9:1280. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01280. eCollection 2018.


Multiplex PCR Analysis for Rapid Detection of Klebsiella pneumoniae Carbapenem-Resistant (Sequence Type 258 [ST258] and ST11) and Hypervirulent (ST23, ST65, ST86, and ST375) Strains.

Yu F, Lv J, Niu S, Du H, Tang YW, Pitout JDD, Bonomo RA, Kreiswirth BN, Chen L.

J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Aug 27;56(9). pii: e00731-18. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00731-18. Print 2018 Sep.


The population structure of clinical extra-intestinal Escherichia coli in a teaching hospital from Nigeria.

Seni J, Peirano G, Okon KO, Jibrin YB, Mohammed A, Mshana SE, DeVinney R, Pitout JDD.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018 Sep;92(1):46-49. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2018.04.001. Epub 2018 Apr 14.


Complete Genome Sequence of Escherichia coli J53, an Azide-Resistant Laboratory Strain Used for Conjugation Experiments.

Matsumura Y, Peirano G, Pitout JDD.

Genome Announc. 2018 May 24;6(21). pii: e00433-18. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00433-18.


Genomic Epidemiology of Global Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacter spp., 2008-2014.

Peirano G, Matsumura Y, Adams MD, Bradford P, Motyl M, Chen L, Kreiswirth BN, Pitout JDD.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2018 Jun;24(6):1010-1019. doi: 10.3201/eid2406.171648.


Rates of colonization with extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli in Canadian travellers returning from South Asia: a cross-sectional assessment.

Peirano G, Gregson DB, Kuhn S, Vanderkooi OG, Nobrega DB, Pitout JDD.

CMAJ Open. 2017 Dec 13;5(4):E850-E855. doi: 10.9778/cmajo.20170041. Epub 2017 Dec 15.


Genomic epidemiology of global Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)-producing Escherichia coli.

Stoesser N, Sheppard AE, Peirano G, Anson LW, Pankhurst L, Sebra R, Phan HTT, Kasarskis A, Mathers AJ, Peto TEA, Bradford P, Motyl MR, Walker AS, Crook DW, Pitout JD.

Sci Rep. 2017 Jul 19;7(1):5917. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-06256-2.


Rapid Identification of Different Escherichia coli Sequence Type 131 Clades.

Matsumura Y, Pitout JDD, Peirano G, DeVinney R, Noguchi T, Yamamoto M, Gomi R, Matsuda T, Nakano S, Nagao M, Tanaka M, Ichiyama S.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Jul 25;61(8). pii: e00179-17. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00179-17. Print 2017 Aug.


Genomic epidemiology of global VIM-producing Enterobacteriaceae.

Matsumura Y, Peirano G, Devinney R, Bradford PA, Motyl MR, Adams MD, Chen L, Kreiswirth B, Pitout JDD.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2017 Aug 1;72(8):2249-2258. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkx148.


Escherichia coli ST131: a multidrug-resistant clone primed for global domination.

Pitout JD, DeVinney R.

F1000Res. 2017 Feb 28;6. pii: F1000 Faculty Rev-195. doi: 10.12688/f1000research.10609.1. eCollection 2017. Review.


Importance of Clonal Complex 258 and IncFK2-like Plasmids among a Global Collection of Klebsiella pneumoniae with blaKPC.

Peirano G, Bradford PA, Kazmierczak KM, Chen L, Kreiswirth BN, Pitout JD.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Mar 24;61(4). pii: e02610-16. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02610-16. Print 2017 Apr.


Global Molecular Epidemiology of IMP-Producing Enterobacteriaceae.

Matsumura Y, Peirano G, Motyl MR, Adams MD, Chen L, Kreiswirth B, DeVinney R, Pitout JD.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Mar 24;61(4). pii: e02729-16. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02729-16. Print 2017 Apr.


Global Escherichia coli Sequence Type 131 Clade with blaCTX-M-27 Gene.

Matsumura Y, Pitout JD, Gomi R, Matsuda T, Noguchi T, Yamamoto M, Peirano G, DeVinney R, Bradford PA, Motyl MR, Tanaka M, Nagao M, Takakura S, Ichiyama S.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Nov;22(11):1900-1907. doi: 10.3201/eid2211.160519.


Complete Sequencing of Plasmids Containing blaOXA-163 and blaOXA-48 in Escherichia coli Sequence Type 131.

Stoesser N, Sheppard AE, Peirano G, Sebra R, Lynch T, Anson L, Kasarskis A, Motyl MR, Crook DW, Pitout JD.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 Oct 21;60(11):6948-6951. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01130-16. Print 2016 Nov.


Tracking inter-institutional spread of NDM and identification of a novel NDM-positive plasmid, pSg1-NDM, using next-generation sequencing approaches.

Khong WX, Marimuthu K, Teo J, Ding Y, Xia E, Lee JJ, Ong RT, Venkatachalam I, Cherng B, Pada SK, Choong WL, Smitasin N, Ooi ST, Deepak RN, Kurup A, Fong R, Van La M, Tan TY, Koh TH, Lin RT, Tan EL, Krishnan PU, Singh S, Pitout JD, Teo YY, Yang L, Ng OT; Carbapenemase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae in Singapore (CaPES) Study Group.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2016 Nov;71(11):3081-3089. Epub 2016 Aug 2.


Molecular Evolution of a Klebsiella pneumoniae ST278 Isolate Harboring blaNDM-7 and Involved in Nosocomial Transmission.

Lynch T, Chen L, Peirano G, Gregson DB, Church DL, Conly J, Kreiswirth BN, Pitout JD.

J Infect Dis. 2016 Sep 1;214(5):798-806. doi: 10.1093/infdis/jiw240. Epub 2016 Jun 9.


First Report of blaIMP-14 on a Plasmid Harboring Multiple Drug Resistance Genes in Escherichia coli Sequence Type 131.

Stoesser N, Sheppard AE, Peirano G, Sebra RP, Lynch T, Anson LW, Kasarskis A, Motyl MR, Crook DW, Pitout JD.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 Jul 22;60(8):5068-71. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00840-16. Print 2016 Aug.


Tackling antimicrobial resistance in lower urinary tract infections: treatment options.

Pitout JD, Chan WW, Church DL.

Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2016 Jul;14(7):621-32. doi: 10.1080/14787210.2016.1188004. Epub 2016 May 24. Review.


Recent advances in the laboratory detection of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacteriaceae.

Matsumura Y, Pitout JD.

Expert Rev Mol Diagn. 2016 Jul;16(7):783-94. doi: 10.1586/14737159.2016.1172964. Epub 2016 Apr 18. Review.


Colistin-Nonsusceptible Pseudomonas aeruginosa Sequence Type 654 with blaNDM-1 Arrives in North America.

Mataseje LF, Peirano G, Church DL, Conly J, Mulvey M, Pitout JD.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 Jan 11;60(3):1794-800. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02591-15.


Molecular Characterization by Using Next-Generation Sequencing of Plasmids Containing blaNDM-7 in Enterobacteriaceae from Calgary, Canada.

Chen L, Peirano G, Lynch T, Chavda KD, Gregson DB, Church DL, Conly J, Kreiswirth BN, Pitout JD.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Dec 7;60(3):1258-63. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02661-15.


Carbapenemase-Producing Klebsiella pneumoniae, a Key Pathogen Set for Global Nosocomial Dominance.

Pitout JD, Nordmann P, Poirel L.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Oct;59(10):5873-84. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01019-15. Epub 2015 Jul 13. Review.


The role of epidemic resistance plasmids and international high-risk clones in the spread of multidrug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.

Mathers AJ, Peirano G, Pitout JD.

Clin Microbiol Rev. 2015 Jul;28(3):565-91. doi: 10.1128/CMR.00116-14. Review.


Escherichia coli ST131: The quintessential example of an international multiresistant high-risk clone.

Mathers AJ, Peirano G, Pitout JD.

Adv Appl Microbiol. 2015;90:109-54. doi: 10.1016/bs.aambs.2014.09.002. Epub 2014 Nov 13. Review.


Global incidence of carbapenemase-producing Escherichia coli ST131.

Peirano G, Bradford PA, Kazmierczak KM, Badal RE, Hackel M, Hoban DJ, Pitout JD.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2014 Nov;20(11):1928-31. doi: 10.3201/eid2011.141388.


Differences in risk-factor profiles between patients with ESBL-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae: a multicentre case-case comparison study.

Freeman JT, Rubin J, McAuliffe GN, Peirano G, Roberts SA, Drinković D, Pitout JD.

Antimicrob Resist Infect Control. 2014 Sep 1;3:27. doi: 10.1186/2047-2994-3-27. eCollection 2014.


Epidemic Klebsiella pneumoniae ST258 is a hybrid strain.

Chen L, Mathema B, Pitout JD, DeLeo FR, Kreiswirth BN.

mBio. 2014 Jun 24;5(3):e01355-14. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01355-14.


NDM-1-producing Enterobacteriaceae from South Africa: moving towards endemicity?

Rubin JE, Peirano G, Peer AK, Govind CN, Pitout JD.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2014 Jul;79(3):378-80. doi: 10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2014.04.003. Epub 2014 Apr 24.


Incidence, risk factors, and outcomes for Enterococcus spp. blood stream infections: a population-based study.

Billington EO, Phang SH, Gregson DB, Pitout JD, Ross T, Church DL, Laupland KB, Parkins MD.

Int J Infect Dis. 2014 Sep;26:76-82. doi: 10.1016/j.ijid.2014.02.012. Epub 2014 May 9.


Characteristics of Escherichia coli sequence type 131 isolates that produce extended-spectrum β-lactamases: global distribution of the H30-Rx sublineage.

Peirano G, van der Bij AK, Freeman JL, Poirel L, Nordmann P, Costello M, Tchesnokova VL, Pitout JD.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2014 Jul;58(7):3762-7. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02428-14. Epub 2014 Apr 21.


Multiplex PCR for identification of two capsular types in epidemic KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae sequence type 258 strains.

Chen L, Chavda KD, Findlay J, Peirano G, Hopkins K, Pitout JD, Bonomo RA, Woodford N, DeLeo FR, Kreiswirth BN.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2014 Jul;58(7):4196-9. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02673-14. Epub 2014 Apr 14.


Global dissemination of a multidrug resistant Escherichia coli clone.

Petty NK, Ben Zakour NL, Stanton-Cook M, Skippington E, Totsika M, Forde BM, Phan MD, Gomes Moriel D, Peters KM, Davies M, Rogers BA, Dougan G, Rodriguez-Baño J, Pascual A, Pitout JD, Upton M, Paterson DL, Walsh TR, Schembri MA, Beatson SA.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2014 Apr 15;111(15):5694-9. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1322678111. Epub 2014 Mar 31.


Travel-related carbapenemase-producing Gram-negative bacteria in Alberta, Canada: the first 3 years.

Peirano G, Ahmed-Bentley J, Fuller J, Rubin JE, Pitout JD.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 May;52(5):1575-81. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00162-14. Epub 2014 Mar 5.


Extended-spectrum β-lactamase, carbapenemase and AmpC producing Enterobacteriaceae in companion animals.

Rubin JE, Pitout JD.

Vet Microbiol. 2014 May 14;170(1-2):10-8. doi: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2014.01.017. Epub 2014 Feb 2. Review.


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