Classification of staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec (SCCmec): Guidelines for reporting novel SCCmec elements

Teruyo Ito, Keiichi Hiramatsu, Duarte C. Oliveira, Hermínia De Lencastre, Kunyan Zhang, Henrik Westh, Frances O'Brien, Philip M. Giffard, David Coleman, Fred C. Tenover, Susan Boyle-Vavra, Robert L. Skov, Mark C. Enright, Barry Kreiswirth, Soo Ko Kwan, Hajo Grundmann, Fredric Laurent, Johanna E. Sollid, Angela M. Kearns, Richard GoeringJoseph F. John, Robert Daum, Bo Soderquist

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580 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)4961-4967
Number of pages7
JournalAntimicrobial agents and chemotherapy
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2009

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacology
  • Pharmacology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases

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