Recent Open Access Journal Articles

From the Journal of Clinical Microbiology (JCM)- April 2018, Volume 56, Issue4:

Total Laboratory Automation in Clinical Microbiology: a Micro-Comic Strip

The Brief Case: Disseminated Neisseria gonorrhoeae in an 18-Year-Old Female

Closing the Brief Case: Disseminated Neisseria gonorrhoeae in an 18-Year-Old Female

Fungemia Surveillance in Denmark Demonstrates Emergence of Non-albicans Candida Species and Higher Antifungal Usage and Resistance Rates than in Other Nations

The Slow March toward Rapid Phenotypic Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing: Are We There Yet?

Immune Monitoring of Infectious Complications in Transplant Patients: an Important Step towards Improved Clinical Management

Diagnostic Testing for Zika Virus: a Postoutbreak Update

Multicenter Evaluation of the Accelerate PhenoTest BC Kit for Rapid Identification and Phenotypic Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing Using Morphokinetic Cellular Analysis

An Autoimmune Disease-Associated Risk Variant in the TNFAIP3 Gene Plays a Protective Role in Brucellosis That Is Mediated by the NF-κB Signaling Pathway

An Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Spot Assay Measuring Borrelia burgdorferiB31-Specific Interferon Gamma-Secreting T Cells Cannot Discriminate Active Lyme Neuroborreliosis from Past Lyme Borreliosis: a Prospective Study in the Netherlands

Update from a 12-Year Nationwide Fungemia Surveillance: Increasing Intrinsic and Acquired Resistance Causes Concern

Efficacy of T2 Magnetic Resonance Assay in Monitoring Candidemia after Initiation of Antifungal Therapy: the Serial Therapeutic and Antifungal Monitoring Protocol (STAMP) Trial

Monitoring of Cytomegalovirus (CMV)-Specific Cell-Mediated Immunity in Heart Transplant Recipients: Clinical Utility of the QuantiFERON-CMV Assay for Management of Posttransplant CMV Infection

Performance of the Xpert HIV-1 Viral Load Assay: a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Optimization of Brucella abortus Protocols for Downstream Molecular Applications

Whole-Genome Sequencing of Emerging Invasive Neisseria meningitidisSerogroup W in Sweden