Presence of Genes Encoding Panton-Valentine Leukocidin Is Not the Primary Determinant of Outcome in Patients with Hospital-Acquired Pneumonia Due to Staphylococcus aureus
Batu K Sharma-Kuinkel, Sun H Ahn, Thomas H Rude, Yurong Zhang, Steven YC Tong, Felicia Ruffin, Fredric C Genter, Kevin R Braughton, Frank R DeLeo, Steven L Barriere, Vance G Fowler
Journal of Clinical Microbiology | AMER SOC MICROBIOLOGY | Published : 2012
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Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council
This study was supported by a grant from Theravance, Inc., South San Francisco, CA. V.G. Fowler was supported in part by K24 AI093969 from the National Institutes of Health. This research was supported in part by the Intramural Research Program of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health. S. Y. C. Tong is supported by an Australian National Health and Medical Research Council Postdoctoral Training Fellowship (508829), an Australian-American Fulbright Scholarship, and a Royal Australasian College of Physicians Bayer Australia Medical Research Fellowship.