Japanese Journal of Infectious Diseases

Vol. 65 No. 2, P. 99-191, 2012


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ORIGINAL ARTICLES

Adverse Events following Immunization (AEFI) with the Novel Influenza A (H1N1) 2009 Vaccine: Findings from the National Registry of All Vaccine Recipients and AEFI and the Passive Surveillance System in South Korea

Jong-Hee Kim, Hee-Yeon Cho, Karen A. Hennessey, Hoan Jong Lee, Geun Ryang Bae, and Hyeon Chang Kim
pages 99-104 [Summary] [PDF]

Viral Shedding of 2009 Pandemic H1N1 and Evaluation of Quarantine Recommendations

Bum Sik Chin, Yun Tae Chae, Hee Kyung Choi, Ji-Hyeon Baek, Sung Joon Jin, So Youn Shin, Sang Hoon Han, Jun Yong Choi, Chang Oh Kim, Young Goo Song, Seok Hoon Jeong, and June Myung Kim
pages 105-110 [Summary] [PDF]

An Enrichment Medium for Increasing a Very Small Number of Vibrio parahaemolyticus Cells to the Detection Limit of the Loop-Mediated Isothermal Amplification (LAMP) Assay

Mitsugu Yamazaki, Hidemi Aoki, Yoshito Iwade, Masakado Matsumoto, Kazuhiro Yamada, Hiroaki Yamamoto, Masahiro Suzuki, Reiji Hiramatsu, and Hiroko Minagawa
pages 111-116 [Summary] [PDF]

Antimicrobial Resistance in Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia coli O157 and O26 Isolates from Beef Cattle

Yoshimasa Sasaki, Masaru Usui, Mariko Murakami, Mika Haruna, Akemi Kojima, Tetsuo Asai, and Yukiko Yamada
pages 117-121 [Summary] [PDF]

Prevalence of β-Lactamase-Negative Ampicillin-Resistant Haemophilus influenzae Isolated from Patients of a Teaching Hospital in Thailand

Aroonlug Lulitanond, Aroonwadee Chanawong, Keskaew Pienthaweechai, Pipat Sribenjalux, Ratree Tavichakorntrakool, Chotechana Wilailuckana, Pirom Puang-Ngern, and Pairshompoo Saetung
pages 122-125 [Summary] [PDF]

12-Methyltetradecanoic Acid, a Branched-Chain Fatty Acid, Represses the Extracellular Production of Surfactants Required for Swarming Motility in Pseudomonas aeruginosa PAO1

Tetsuyoshi Inoue, Teruo Kuroda, and Naoya Ohara
pages 126-131 [Summary] [PDF]

Case-Based Surveillance of Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 in Maebashi City, Japan

Satoshi Tsukui
pages 132-137 [Summary] [PDF]

Characterization of the Monoclonal Antibody Response to Botulinum Neurotoxin Type A in the Complexed and Uncomplexed Forms

Haiyang Zhao, Keiji Nakamura, Tomoko Kohda, Masafumi Mukamoto, and Shunji Kozaki
pages 138-145 [Summary] [PDF]

Alterations in Bacterial Spectrum and Increasing Resistance Rates in Isolated Microorganisms from Device-Associated Infections in an Intensive Care Unit of a Teaching Hospital in Istanbul (2004–2010)

Asuman Inan, Asu Ozgultekin, Seniha Senbayrak Akcay, Derya Ozturk Engin, Guldem Turan, Nurgul Ceran, Emine Dincer, Sebahat Aksaray, Pasa Goktas, and Ilknur Erdem
pages 146-151 [Summary] [PDF]

Natural Infection of Plasmodium falciparum Induces Inhibitory Antibodies against Gametocyte Development in Human Hosts

Natda Tonwong, Jetsumon Sattabongkot, Takafumi Tsuboi, Hideyuki Iriko, Satoru Takeo, Jeeraphat Sirichaisinthop, and Rachanee Udomsangpetch
pages 152-156 [Summary] [PDF]

Analysis of Hospital-Based Sentinel Surveillance Data on Leptospirosis in Sri Lanka, 2005–2008

Chandika D. Gamage, Jagath Amarasekera, Paba Palihawadana, Sudath Samaraweera, Devika Mendis, Navaratnasingam Janakan, Romeo B. Lee, Yoshihide Obayashi, and Hiko Tamashiro
pages 157-161 [Summary] [PDF]

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS

Molecular Epidemiology of an Outbreak of Imipenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Carrying the ISAba1-blaOXA-51-like Genes in a Korean Hospital

Bidur Prasad Chaulagain, Sook Jin Jang, Gyun Yeol Ahn, So Yeon Ryu, Dong Min Kim, Geon Park, Won Yong Kim, Jong Hee Shin, Joong Ki Kook, Seong-Ho Kang, Dae Soo Moon, and Young Jin Park
pages 162-166 [Summary] [PDF]

Isolation and Characterization of Toxoplasma gondii Genotypes from Goats at an Abattoir in Okinawa

Hisako Kyan, Masakatsu Taira, Asaka Yamamoto, Chie Inaba, and Satoshi Zakimi
pages 167-170 [Summary] [PDF]

Phenotypic and PCR-Based Identification of Bacterial Strains Isolated from Patients with Suspected Streptococcus suis Infection in Northern Thailand

Le Hong Thuy Tien, Naoya Sugiyama, Kwanjit Duangsonk, Prasit Tharavichitkul, and Ro Osawa
pages 171-174 [Summary] [PDF]

Epidemiological and Microbiological Analysis of Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strains Isolated from a Japanese Hospital

Tetsuo Yamaguchi, Itaru Nakamura, Katsumi Chiba, and Tetsuya Matsumoto
pages 175-178 [Summary] [PDF]

Genetic Structure of Ascaris Roundworm in Japan and Patterns of Its Geographical Variation


Viliam Šnábel, Kensuke Taira, Serena Cavallero, Stefano D'Amelio, Petra Rudohradská, and Yasuhide Saitoh
pages 179-183 [Summary] [PDF]

LABORATORY AND EPIDEMIOLOGY COMMUNICATIONS

Fatal Pneumonia in HIV-Infected Patients from a Novel ST239 Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Carrying the Toxic Shock Syndrome Toxin-1 Gene in Krasnoyarsk, Siberian Russia

Yasuhisa Iwao, Olga E. Khokhlova, Tomomi Takano, Wei-Chun Hung, Hirokazu Isobe, Olga V. Peryanova, Alla B. Salmina, and Tatsuo Yamamoto
pages 184-186 [Title page] [PDF]

Parameters That Characterize Different Food-Poisoning Outbreaks

Hiroshi Yoshikura
pages 187-191 [Title page] [PDF]


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