Both authors contributed equally.
Epidemiology and Molecular Characterization of Bacteremia Due to Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in Transplant Recipients
Article first published online: 6 SEP 2013
© Copyright 2013 The American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons
American Journal of Transplantation
Volume 13, Issue 10, pages 2619–2633, October 2013
How to Cite
Clancy, C. J., Chen, L., Shields, R. K., Zhao, Y., Cheng, S., Chavda, K. D., Hao, B., Hong, J. H., Doi, Y., Kwak, E. J., Silveira, F. P., Abdel-Massih, R., Bogdanovich, T., Humar, A., Perlin, D. S., Kreiswirth, B. N. and Hong Nguyen, M. (2013), Epidemiology and Molecular Characterization of Bacteremia Due to Carbapenem-Resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae in Transplant Recipients. American Journal of Transplantation, 13: 2619–2633. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12424
- Issue published online: 24 SEP 2013
- Article first published online: 6 SEP 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 JUN 2013
- Manuscript Received: 6 MAR 2013
- University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
- Public Health Research Institute Director's Fund
- National Institutes of Health. Grant Number: 1R01AI090155
Additional Supporting Information may be found in the online version of this article.
Figure S1: Serial ST258, KPC-2-producing strains with ompK36 variants isolated from an intestinal transplant recipient with persistent bacteremia (P9).
Table S1: Primers for PCR and qRT-PCR.
Table S2: Treatment and outcomes of transplant recipients with recurrent CR-Kp bacteremia.
Table S3: Carbapenem MICs and molecular characteristics of CR-Kp strains.
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