Comparison of new and classical point mutations associated with clarithromycin resistance in Helicobacter pylori strains isolated from dyspeptic patients and their effects on phenotypic clarithromycin resistance


Kocazeybek B., Sakli M. K. , Yuksel P. , Demirci M., Caliskan R., Sarp T. Z. , ...More

JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY, vol.68, no.4, pp.566-573, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 68 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1099/jmm.0.000944
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF MEDICAL MICROBIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.566-573

Abstract

Purpose. We aimed to investigate the presence of three recently identified point mutations (A2115G, G2141A and A2144T) of the 23 S rRNA gene and compare them with the three most frequently encountered point mutations (A2142G, A2142C and A2143G) in Helicobacter pylori strains in Turkey.