Publications by authors named "Brian L Wickes"

83Publications

Nanopore Sequencing of the Fungal Intergenic Spacer Sequence as a Potential Rapid Diagnostic Assay.

J Clin Microbiol 2020 Nov 18;58(12). Epub 2020 Nov 18.

Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA

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November 2020

Diagnostic Mycology: Xtreme Challenges.

J Clin Microbiol 2020 03 25;58(4). Epub 2020 Mar 25.

Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of California, Davis Health System, Sacramento, California, USA.

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March 2020

Analysis of a Candida auris Outbreak Provides New Insights into an Emerging Pathogen.

Authors:
Brian L Wickes

J Clin Microbiol 2020 03 25;58(4). Epub 2020 Mar 25.

Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA

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March 2020

Identification of Mycoses in Developing Countries.

J Fungi (Basel) 2019 Sep 29;5(4). Epub 2019 Sep 29.

Westerdijk Fungal Biodiversity Institute, 3584 CT Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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September 2019

Extended-Interval Dosing of Rezafungin against Azole-Resistant Aspergillus fumigatus.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2019 10 23;63(10). Epub 2019 Sep 23.

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

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October 2019

Development of High-Level Echinocandin Resistance in a Patient With Recurrent Candidemia Secondary to Chronic Candiduria.

Open Forum Infect Dis 2019 Jul 1;6(7):ofz262. Epub 2019 Jun 1.

University of Illinois at Chicago College of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice.

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July 2019

Genotyping of Cytomegalovirus from Symptomatic Infected Neonates in Iraq.

Am J Trop Med Hyg 2019 04;100(4):957-963

Department of Microbiology, Immunology, and Molecular Genetics, UT Heath at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas.

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April 2019

Molecular diagnostics in medical mycology.

Nat Commun 2018 12 3;9(1):5135. Epub 2018 Dec 3.

The Fungus Testing Laboratory, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 78229, San Antonio, TX, USA.

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December 2018

Fatal disseminated Rasamsonia infection in cystic fibrosis post-lung transplantation.

J Cyst Fibros 2017 Mar 6;16(2):e3-e7. Epub 2017 Feb 6.

Department of Pathology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA; Microbiology Laboratory, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA. Electronic address:

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March 2017

Development of a Candida glabrata dominant nutritional transformation marker utilizing the Aspergillus nidulans acetamidase gene (amdS).

FEMS Yeast Res 2016 May 13;16(3). Epub 2016 Mar 13.

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229-3900, USA

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May 2016

Efficacy of the investigational echinocandin ASP9726 in a guinea pig model of invasive pulmonary aspergillosis.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2015 May 9;59(5):2875-81. Epub 2015 Mar 9.

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

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May 2015

New disease records for hatchery-reared sturgeon. II. Phaeohyphomycosis due to Veronaea botryosa.

Dis Aquat Organ 2014 Oct;111(3):229-38

Department of Infectious Diseases and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA.

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October 2014

First report of Westerdykella dispersa as a cause of an angioinvasive fungal infection in a neutropenic host.

J Clin Microbiol 2014 Dec 17;52(12):4407-11. Epub 2014 Sep 17.

Division of Microbiology, Department of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA Microbiology Laboratory, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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December 2014

Clinical, morphological, and molecular characterization of Penicillium canis sp. nov., isolated from a dog with osteomyelitis.

J Clin Microbiol 2014 Jul 30;52(7):2447-53. Epub 2014 Apr 30.

Bacterial Foodborne Pathogens and Mycology Research Unit, National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research, Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Peoria, Illinois, USA

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July 2014

Identifying DNA mutations in purified hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells.

J Vis Exp 2014 Feb 24(84):e50752. Epub 2014 Feb 24.

Greehey Children's Cancer Research Institute, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio; Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio; Cancer Therapy and Research Center, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio;

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February 2014

Stachybotrys eucylindrospora isolated from foreign material following a traumatic eye injury.

Mycoses 2014 Jul 22;57(7):437-41. Epub 2014 Jan 22.

Fungus Testing Laboratory, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA.

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July 2014

Treatment of KPC-2 Enterobacter cloacae empyema with cefepime and levofloxacin.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2014 Feb 22;78(2):199-200. Epub 2013 Oct 22.

Department of Medicine University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA; Department of Microbiology University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA; Department of Pathology University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA.

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February 2014

Endocarditis caused by Rhodotorula infection.

J Clin Microbiol 2014 Jan 6;52(1):374-8. Epub 2013 Nov 6.

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA.

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January 2014

Rapid emergence of echinocandin resistance in Candida glabrata resulting in clinical and microbiologic failure.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2013 Sep 1;57(9):4559-61. Epub 2013 Jul 1.

University Health System, Department of Pharmacy, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

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September 2013

The production of monokaryotic hyphae by Cryptococcus neoformans can be induced by high temperature arrest of the cell cycle and is independent of same-sex mating.

PLoS Pathog 2013 2;9(5):e1003335. Epub 2013 May 2.

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

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December 2013

Disseminated mycotic infection caused by Westerdykella species in a German Shepherd dog.

J Am Vet Med Assoc 2013 Feb;242(3):381-7

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA.

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February 2013

Mixed infection caused by Lecythophora canina sp. nov. and Plectosphaerella cucumerina in a German shepherd dog.

Med Mycol 2013 Jul 7;51(5):455-60. Epub 2013 Jan 7.

Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Virginia Maryland Regional College of Veterinary Medicine, Blacksburg, VA, USA.

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July 2013

Rasamsonia argillacea pulmonary and aortic graft infection in an immune-competent patient.

J Clin Microbiol 2013 Feb 12;51(2):719-22. Epub 2012 Dec 12.

Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA.

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February 2013

Phomopsis bougainvilleicola prepatellar bursitis in a renal transplant recipient.

J Clin Microbiol 2013 Feb 28;51(2):692-5. Epub 2012 Nov 28.

Division of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Department of Medicine, University of Massachusetts, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.

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February 2013

Pathology in practice. Lagenidium infection.

J Am Vet Med Assoc 2012 Aug;241(4):447-9

Veterinary Diagnostic and Investigational Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Tifton, GA 31793, USA.

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August 2012

In utero infection of a calf by Saksenaea erythrospora resulting in neonatal abomasitis and dermatitis.

J Vet Diagn Invest 2012 Sep 11;24(5):990-3. Epub 2012 Jul 11.

Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-4467, USA.

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September 2012

Invasive Apophysomyces variabilis infection in a burn patient.

J Clin Microbiol 2012 Aug 23;50(8):2814-7. Epub 2012 May 23.

Department of Medicine, San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA.

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August 2012

Invasive Mycoleptodiscus fungal cellulitis and myositis.

Med Mycol 2012 Oct 14;50(7):740-5. Epub 2012 Feb 14.

Division of Infectious Diseases, Brigham & Women's Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA.

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October 2012

Graphium basitruncatum fungemia in an immunosuppressed child post stem-cell transplantation.

Med Mycol Case Rep 2012 27;1(1):35-8. Epub 2012 May 27.

Department of Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110, USA ; Department of Pathology & Immunology, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave., St. Louis, MO 63110, USA.

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December 2013

Disseminated fungal infection in two species of captive sharks.

J Zoo Wildl Med 2011 Dec;42(4):686-93

University of Georgia College of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Pathology, 501 D. W. Brooks Drive, Athens, Georgia 30602, USA.

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December 2011

Identification and characterization of an Aspergillus fumigatus "supermater" pair.

mBio 2011 22;2(6). Epub 2011 Nov 22.

Molecular Microbiology Section, Laboratory of Clinical Infectious Diseases, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA.

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March 2012

Pythium aphanidermatum infection following combat trauma.

J Clin Microbiol 2011 Oct 3;49(10):3710-3. Epub 2011 Aug 3.

Department of Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, 3851 Roger Brooke Drive, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA.

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October 2011

Disseminated human conidiobolomycosis due to Conidiobolus lamprauges.

J Clin Microbiol 2011 Feb 8;49(2):752-6. Epub 2010 Dec 8.

Department of Pathology, Kinki University Faculty of Medicine, 377-2 Ohno-Higashi, Osaka-Sayama, Osaka 589-8511, Japan.

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February 2011

A case of bovine valve endocarditis caused by Engyodontium album.

Med Mycol 2011 May 26;49(4):430-4. Epub 2010 Nov 26.

Bridgeport Hospital/Yale University Internal Medicine Program, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604, USA.

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May 2011

Subcutaneous Mycoleptodiscus indicus infection in an immunosuppressed dog.

J Clin Microbiol 2010 Aug 2;48(8):3008-11. Epub 2010 Jun 2.

University of Illinois, Department of Veterinary Clinical Medicine, 2001 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana, IL 61802, USA.

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August 2010

Detection of inducible clindamycin resistance in beta-hemolytic streptococci by using the CLSI broth microdilution test and erythromycin-clindamycin combinations.

J Clin Microbiol 2010 Jun 14;48(6):2275-7. Epub 2010 Apr 14.

Department of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229-3900, USA.

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June 2010

Mechanisms of carbapenem resistance among a collection of Enterobacteriaceae clinical isolates in a Texas city.

Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2010 Apr;66(4):445-8

Department of Medicine, San Antonio Military Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234, USA.

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April 2010

Sequence-based identification of filamentous basidiomycetous fungi from clinical specimens: a cautionary note.

J Clin Microbiol 2010 Mar 30;48(3):741-52. Epub 2009 Dec 30.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900, USA.

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March 2010

Cerebral aspergillosis caused by Aspergillus granulosus.

J Clin Microbiol 2009 Oct 26;47(10):3386-90. Epub 2009 Aug 26.

Fungus Testing Laboratory, Department of Pathology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229-3900, USA.

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October 2009

Fatal Actinomucor elegans var. kuwaitiensis infection following combat trauma.

J Clin Microbiol 2009 Oct 12;47(10):3394-9. Epub 2009 Aug 12.

Department of Medicine, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Lackland, Texas, USA.

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October 2009

Trichosporon mycotoxinivorans, a novel respiratory pathogen in patients with cystic fibrosis.

J Clin Microbiol 2009 Oct 5;47(10):3091-7. Epub 2009 Aug 5.

Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA.

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October 2009

Cutaneous infection caused by Macrophomina phaseolina in a child with acute myeloid leukemia.

J Clin Microbiol 2009 Jun 22;47(6):1969-72. Epub 2009 Apr 22.

Department of Oncology, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, MS 260, Memphis, TN 38105, USA.

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June 2009

Lower-extremity zygomycosis in a patient with traumatic injuries. A case report.

J Bone Joint Surg Am 2009 Mar;91(3):686-92

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA.

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March 2009

Oral and parenteral therapeutic options for outpatient urinary infections caused by enterobacteriaceae producing CTX-M extended-spectrum beta-lactamases.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2009 Mar 5;53(3):1278-80. Epub 2009 Jan 5.

San Antonio Military Medical Center, Infectious Disease Service, San Antonio, Texas 78234, USA.

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March 2009

Antifungal susceptibilities among different serotypes of Cryptococcus gattii and Cryptococcus neoformans.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2009 Jan 27;53(1):309-11. Epub 2008 Oct 27.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases,University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA.

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January 2009

Evaluation of Etest method for determining isavuconazole MICs against Cryptococcus gattii and Cryptococcus neoformans.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2008 Aug 16;52(8):2959-61. Epub 2008 Jun 16.

Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, UTHSCSA, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA.

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August 2008

Assessment of Aspergillus fumigatus burden in pulmonary tissue of guinea pigs by quantitative PCR, galactomannan enzyme immunoassay, and quantitative culture.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2008 Jul 12;52(7):2593-8. Epub 2008 May 12.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, Mail Code 7881, San Antonio, TX 78229-3900, USA.

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July 2008

A seed and feed model for the formation of Candida albicans biofilms under flow conditions using an improved modified Robbins device.

Rev Iberoam Micol 2008 Mar;25(1):37-40

Department of Biology and South Texas Center for Emerging Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78249, USA.

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March 2008

Inhibition on Candida albicans biofilm formation using divalent cation chelators (EDTA).

Mycopathologia 2007 Dec 2;164(6):301-6. Epub 2007 Oct 2.

Section of Infection and Immunity, Glasgow Dental School and Hospital, The University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK.

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December 2007

Lecythophora mutabilis prosthetic valve endocarditis in a diabetic patient.

Med Mycol 2007 Aug;45(5):463-7

Division of Geographic Medicine & Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Tufts-New England Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02111, USA.

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August 2007

A retrotransposon-derived probe for discriminating strains of Cryptococcus neoformans.

Mycopathologia 2006 Dec;162(6):377-87

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, Mail Code 7758, USA.

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December 2006

Denture stomatitis: a role for Candida biofilms.

Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 2004 Jul;98(1):53-9

Department of Microbiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA.

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July 2004

Antifungal combinations against Candida albicans biofilms in vitro.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2003 Nov;47(11):3657-9

Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78245, USA.

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November 2003

Outbreak of invasive Aspergillus infection in surgical patients, associated with a contaminated air-handling system.

Clin Infect Dis 2003 Sep 28;37(6):786-93. Epub 2003 Aug 28.

The Muchmore Laboratories for Infectious Diseases Research, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

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September 2003

Molecular analysis of CPRalpha, a MATalpha-specific pheromone receptor gene of Cryptococcus neoformans.

Eukaryot Cell 2002 Jun;1(3):432-9

Molecular Microbiology Section, Laboratory of Clinical Investigation, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 208921, USA.

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June 2002

The role of mating type and morphology in Cryptococcus neoformans pathogenesis.

Authors:
Brian L Wickes

Int J Med Microbiol 2002 Oct;292(5-6):313-29

Department of Microbiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229-3900, USA.

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October 2002

Inhibition of Candida albicans biofilm formation by farnesol, a quorum-sensing molecule.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2002 Nov;68(11):5459-63

Department of Microbiology. Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78245, USA.

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November 2002

In vitro pharmacodynamic properties of three antifungal agents against preformed Candida albicans biofilms determined by time-kill studies.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2002 Nov;46(11):3634-6

Department of Microbiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78245, USA.

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November 2002

In vitro activity of caspofungin against Candida albicans biofilms.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2002 Nov;46(11):3591-6

Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78245, USA.

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November 2002

The filamentation pathway controlled by the Efg1 regulator protein is required for normal biofilm formation and development in Candida albicans.

FEMS Microbiol Lett 2002 Aug;214(1):95-100

Department of Microbiology, Mail Code 7850, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, 78229-3900, USA.

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August 2002

Molecular genetic analyses of mating pheromones reveal intervariety mating or hybridization in Cryptococcus neoformans.

Infect Immun 2002 Sep;70(9):5225-35

Mycology Laboratory, Wadsworth Center, New York State Department of Health, School of Public Health, State University of New York, Albany 12201-2002, USA.

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September 2002

Investigation of multidrug efflux pumps in relation to fluconazole resistance in Candida albicans biofilms.

J Antimicrob Chemother 2002 Jun;49(6):973-80

Department of Microbiology, Division of Infectious Diseases, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78245, USA.

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June 2002

Nosocomial outbreak of Exophiala jeanselmei fungemia associated with contamination of hospital water.

Clin Infect Dis 2002 Jun 6;34(11):1475-80. Epub 2002 May 6.

Mycology Laboratory, Hospital Universitário Clementino Fraga Filho, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, 21941-590 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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June 2002

Isolation and characterization of the Cryptococcus neoformans MATa pheromone gene.

Genetics 2002 Mar;160(3):935-47

Department of Microbiology, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900, USA.

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March 2002