Browsing Masters Degrees (Microbiology and Infection Control) by Advisor "Moodley, Prashini."
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Detection of carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae amongst neonates in a regional hospital in KwaZulu-Natal : screening for carbapenemase production and MIC correlation. (2014)Carbapenemases are the primary cause for the increase in carbapenem resistance in Gram- negative Enterobacteriaceae. These enzymes are β-lactamases and have the ability to hydrolyse almost all β-lactam antibiotics thereby ...
Molecular characterization of the tetM gene in clinical isolates of neisseria gonorrhoeae in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. (2017)Abstract available in PDF file.
Spread of multi drug resistant tuberculosis (MDR) including extensively drug resistant turberculosis (XDR TB), in rural KwaZulu-Natal. (2011)Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB) is an airborne pathogen that is easily transmitted from person to person. An intact immune system prevents the organism from causing disease in most individuals. In South Africa, the ...