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1. (WO2014207347) METHOD FOR THE IN VITRO DETECTION OF STRAINS OF LEGIONELLA PNEUMOPHILA RESISTANT TO ANTIBIOTICS

Pub. No.:    WO/2014/207347    International Application No.:    PCT/FR2014/051488
Publication Date: Thu Jan 01 00:59:59 CET 2015 International Filing Date: Wed Jun 18 01:59:59 CEST 2014
IPC: C12Q 1/68
Applicants: UNIVERSITE JOSEPH FOURIER
CENTRE HOSPITALIER UNIVERSITAIRE DE GRENOBLE
Inventors: MAURIN, Max, Maurin, Louis
SCHNEIDER, Dominique
SHADOUD, Lubana
JARRAUD, Sophie
TIMSIT, Jean François
ETIENNE, Jérôme
Title: METHOD FOR THE IN VITRO DETECTION OF STRAINS OF LEGIONELLA PNEUMOPHILA RESISTANT TO ANTIBIOTICS
Abstract:
The invention relates to a method for the in vitro detection of strains of Legionella pneumophila that are resistant to antibiotics, especially fluoroquinolones. The invention also relates to nucleotide probes and to a kit of reagents allowing the detection of bacterial strains of Legionella pneumophila that are resistant to antibiotics, especially of the fluoroquinolone type.