Department of Internal Medicine Research
Development of Antibiotic Resistance and Epidemiology of Bacterial Pathogens
Titles of Research Projects & Objectives:
Trends in Resistance to a Topical Antimicrobial Agent
Phenotypic and Genotypic Characterization of Mupirocin Heteroresistance in Staphylococcus aureus
'Co-pathogenicity' of Moraxella catarrhalis/S. pneumoniae with Respect to Penicillin Resistance
Efficacy of Mupirocin in Eradication of Nasal Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Genotypic Characterization of
Beta-Lactamase Gene in Moraxella catarrhalis with Unusual
F. A. Sarubbi, M.D.
, Chief of Infectious Disease; Foster Levy, Ph.D.,
visiting faculty, Dept. of Biol. Sci., ETSU;
Elaine S. Walker, Ph.D.
, VA and Clinical Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine
Past funding awarded to: