Distribution of Species and Prevalence of Azole Resistance in Respiratory Samples From Swiss Tertiary Care Hospitals
Journal Paper/Review - Dec 18, 2021
Ragozzino Silvio, Goldenberger Daniel, Wright Patrick R, Zimmerli Stefan, Mühlethaler Konrad, Neofytos Dionysios, Riat Arnaud, Boggian Katia, Nolte Oliver, Conen Anna, Fankhauser Hans, Schreiber Peter W, Zbinden Reinhard, Lamoth Frédéric, Khanna Nina
Among 400 species from respiratory samples in Switzerland, was the most frequent species. Non- spp were more prevalent among solid organ transplant recipients and after azole exposure. Azole resistance was detected in 4 isolates, 3 of them with the "environmental" mutation TR/L98H in the gene.