Clarithromycin alone and in combination with ceftriaxone inhibits the production of pneumolysin by both macrolide-susceptible and macrolide-resistant strains of Streptococcus pneumoniae
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Colleges, School and Institutes
To investigate the effects of clarithromycin (0.01-0.5 mg/L) alone or in combination with ceftriaxone (0.1 and 0.25 mg/L) on pneumolysin production by both macrolide-susceptible and -resistant [2 erm(B) positive and 2 mef(A) positive] strains of Streptococcus pneumoniae.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy|
|Publication status||Published - Feb 2007|
- Anti-Bacterial Agents, Bacterial Proteins, Ceftriaxone, Clarithromycin, Dose-Response Relationship, Drug, Drug Resistance, Bacterial, Drug Synergism, Microbial Sensitivity Tests, Polymerase Chain Reaction, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Streptolysins