Producción Científica

Publicaciones (últimos 5 años)

-Papa-Ezdra R. et al. Description of novel resistance islands coding blaCTX-M-2 in IncC type 2 plasmids. Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance, v .: 26 p.: 37 41 , 2021.

-Papa-Ezdra R. et al. Prevalence and molecular characterization of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales in an outbreak free setting in a single hospital from Uruguay. Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance 24: 58–62, 2021.

-Garcia-Fulgueiras V. et al. Antibiotic susceptibility and fosfomycin resistance characterization in a cohort of children older than 6 years with urinary tract infection. Argentine Journal of Microbiology, 2021.

-Garcia-Fulgueiras V.*, Magallanes C*. et al. In vivo high plasticity of multi drug resistant ST258 Klebsiella pneumoniae. Microbial Drug Resistance Mechanisms Epidemiology and Disease, v.: 27 p.: 1126 1130, 2021.


  1. González MJ. et al. Selection of Effective Antibiotics for Uropathogenic Escherichia coli Intracellular Bacteria Reduction. Front Cell Infect Microbiol. 2020 Oct 21;10:542755. doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2020.542755.
  1. Robino L, Scavone P. Nanotechnology in biofilm prevention. Future Microbiol. 2020 Apr;15:377-379. doi: 10.2217/fmb-2019-0327. Epub 2020 Apr 3. PMID: 32242746.
  1. Robino L. et al. Fosfomicina en el tratamiento de la infección urinaria baja en niños mayores de 6 años. Evolución clínico-microbiológica. Arch. Pediatr. Urug. 2020;  91( Suppl 2 ): 24-33.
  1. Kuster N, Robino L. Interpretación de los tests de sospecha e inicio de la terapia antibiótica empírica en infecciones urinarias. Arch. Pediatr. Urug.  2020  Feb;  91( 1 ): 21-28.
  1. D’Alessandro B et al. Comparative genomics of Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis ST-11 isolated in Uruguay reveals lineages associated with particular epidemiological traits. Sci Rep. 2020 Feb 27;10(1):3638. doi: 10.1038/s41598-020-60502-8.
  1. Delpiazzo R et al. Accurate and fast identification of Campylobacter fetus in bulls by real-time PCR targeting a 16S rRNA gene sequence. Vet Anim Sci. 2020 Dec 24;11:100163. doi: 10.1016/j.vas.2020.100163.
  1. Costa D et al. Polyclonal Campylobacter fetus Infections Among Unrelated Patients, Montevideo, Uruguay, 2013-2018. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Mar 3;70(6):1236-1239. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciz657.
  1. Coppola N. et al. Transferable Resistance to Highest Priority Critically Important Antibiotics for Human Health in Escherichia coli Strains Obtained From Livestock Feces in Uruguay. Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2020. 7:588919.
  1. Michelazzi V. et al. Tracing back the evolutionary route of the Enteroinvasive Escherichia coli (EIEC) and Shigella through the example of the highly pathogenic O96:H19 EIEC clone. Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology, 2020.
  1. Mota MI. et al. ¿Does Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli and Listeria monocytogenes contribute significantly to the burden of antimicrobial resistance in Uruguay?. Frontiers in Veterinary Science, 2020.


  1. González MJ. et al. Fosfomycin tromethamine activity on biofilm and intracellular bacterial communities produced by uropathogenic Escherichia coli isolated from patients with urinary tract infection. Pathog Dis. 2019 Apr 1;77(3):ftz022. doi: 10.1093/femspd/ftz022.
  1. Iribarnegaray V. et al. Magnesium-doped zinc oxide nanoparticles alter biofilm formation of Proteus mirabilis. Nanomedicine (Lond). 2019 Jun;14(12):1551-1564. doi: 10.2217/nnm-2018-0420. Epub 2019 Jun 5. PMID: 31166149.
  1. Giner-Lamia J. et al. Genome analysis of Salmonella enterica subsp. diarizonae isolates from invasive human infections reveals enrichment of virulence-related functions in lineage ST1256. BMC Genomics. 2019; 20(1):99. doi: 10.1186/s12864-018-5352-z.
  2. Matto C. et al. Detección de Listeria monocytogenes en un rodeo de bovinos de carne en el que previamente ocurrió un caso clínico de listeriosis nerviosa. Veterinaria. v.: 55 (211), p.:14 – 20, 2019.
  1. Machado V. et al. Presence of enterotoxin genes in isolates of Staphylococcus aureus recovered from food, surfaces and environment of food establishments, and foodborne disease cases. Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, 2019.
  1. Meny P. et al. Leptospirosis: seroprevalencia en poblaciones de equinos y referentes humanos en Uruguay.  Revista De Educação Continuada Em Medicina Veterinária E Zootecnia Do CRMV-SP, V.: 17 P.:85 – 85, 2019.
  1. Meny P et al. Seroprevalence of leptospirosis in human groups at risk due to environmental, labour or social conditions. Revista Argentina de Microbiología, 2019.
  1. Pardo L. et al. Macrolide, lincosamide-streptogramin B resistance phenotypes and its associated genotypes in Staphylococcus aureus isolates from a tertiary-level public hospital of Uruguay. Revista Argentina de Microbiología, 2019.
  1. Da Cunda P. et al. Characterization of the Different Stages of Biofilm Formation and Antibiotic Susceptibility in a Clinical Acinetobacter baumannii Strain. Microbial Drug Resistance-Mechanisms Epidemiology and Disease. Volume 00, Number 00, 2019.
  1. Papa-Ezdra R. et al. First three Escherichia coli isolates harboring mcr-1 in Uruguay. Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance, v.: 20, p.:187 – 190, 2019.
  1. Di Pilato V. et al. Characterization of the first blaCTX-M-14/ermB-carrying IncI1 plasmid from Latin America. Plasmid, v.: 102, p.:1 – 5, 2019.
  1. Garcia-Fulgueiras V. et al. First characterization of K. pneumoniae ST11 clinical isolates harboring blaKPC-3 in Latin America. Argentine Journal of Microbiology, v.: 52, p.:211-216, 2019.


  1. D’Alessandro B et al. A novel prophage identified in strains from Salmonella enterica serovar Enteritidis is a phylogenetic signature of the lineage ST-1974. Microbial Genomics. 2018;4(3):e000161. doi:10.1099/mgen.0.000161.
  1. Papa-Ezdra R. et al. First report of Pseudomonas aeruginosa co-harboring blaVIM-2 and blaPER-1 in Latin America. Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance 15 (2018) 121–122.
  2. Pardo L. et al. Staphylococcus aureus portadores del gen mecA sensibles a oxacilina (OS-MRSA): otro desafío para los laboratorios de bacteriología. Revista Médica Uruguaya, v.: 34 (4), p.:240 – 243, 2018.
  1. Zarantonelli L. et al. Isolation of pathogenic Leptospira strains from naturally infected cattle in Uruguay reveals high serovar diversity, and uncovers a relevant risk for human leptospirosis.  PLoS neglected tropical diseases vol. 12,9 e0006694. 13 Sep. 2018, doi:10.1371/journal.pntd.0006694.
  1. Peirano V. et al. Diarrheagenic Escherichia coli Associated with Acute Gastroenteritis in Children from Soriano, Uruguay. Can J Infect Dis Med Microbiol. Published 2018 Oct 24. doi:10.1155/2018/8387218.
  1. Matto C. et al. Detection of Listeria spp. in cattle and the environment in pasture-based dairy farms. Pesquisa Veterinária Brasileira, v.: 38 (9), p.:1736 – 1741, 2018.
  1. Bado I. et al. Molecular characterization of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in the ICU of Uruguay’s University Hospital identifies the first rmtC gene in the species. 2018. Microbial Drug Resistance, v.: 24, p.: 1012–1019, 2018.
  1. Bado I. et al. Detection of qnrVC6, within a new genetic context, in a NDM-1-producing  Citrobacter freundii clinical isolate from Uruguay. 2018. Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance, v.: 14, p.:95 –98, 2018.


  1. González MJ. et al. Effect of different antibiotics on biofilm produced by uropathogenic Escherichia coli isolated from children with urinary tract infection. Pathog Dis. 2017. 1;75(4). doi: 10.1093/femspd/ftx053. PMID: 28505288.
  1. Silva C. et al. Characterization of Salmonella enterica isolates causing bacteremia in Lima, Peru, using multiple typing methods. PLoS One. 2017 Dec 21;12(12):e0189946. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0189946. eCollection 2017.
  1. Iraola G. et al. Distinct Campylobacter fetus lineages adapted as livestock pathogens and human pathobionts in the intestinal microbiota. Nature Communications 2017. 8: 1367 | DOI: 10.1038/s41467-017-01449-9 .
  1. Sasías S. et al.  A naturally occurring deletion in FliE from Salmonella enterica serovar Dublin results in an aflagellate phenotype and defective proinflammatory properties. Infect Immun. 2017 Oct 23. pii: IAI.00517-17. doi: 10.1128/IAI.00517-17. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 29061704.
  1. Iriarte A. et al. Draft Genome Sequence of Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica Serovar Infantis Strain SPE101, Isolated from a Chronic Human Infection. Genome Announc. 2017 Jul 20;5(29). pii: e00679-17. doi: 10.1128/genomeA.00679-17.
  2. Calleros L. et al.  Assessing the intra-species genetic variability in the clonal pathogen Campylobacter fetus: CRISPRs are highly polymorphic DNA markers. J Microbiol Methods. 2017 Jan;132:86-94. doi: 10.1016/j.mimet.2016.11.012. Epub 2016 Nov 17. PMID: 27867047.
  1. Meny P. et al. Characterization of Leptospira isolates obtained from human and environmental origin in Uruguay. Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo, v.: 59, 2017.
  1. Muchaamba F. et al. Full genome sequence of Listeria monocytogenes strain H34 isolated from a newborn with sepsis in Uruguay. Genome Announcements, v.: 5 24,  p.:1 – 2, 2017.
  1. Braga V. et al. Prevalence and serotype distribution of Listeria monocytogenes isolated from foods in Montevideo Uruguay. Brazilian Journal of Microbiology, 48, p.:689 – 694, 2017.
  1. Matto C. et al. Rhombencephalitis caused by Listeria monocytogenes in a pastured bull. Journal of Veterinary Diagnostic Investigation, 2017. Volume: 29 issue: 2, page(s): 228-231.
  1. Garcia-Fulgueiras V. et al. Allodemic distribution of plasmids co-harbouring blaCTX-M-15/aac(6′)-Ib-cr/qnrB in Klebsiella pneumoniae is the main source of extended-spectrum β-lactamases in Uruguay’s paediatric hospital. Journal of Global Antimicrobial Resistance, v: 9, p:68 – 73, 2017.
  1. Umpierrez A. et al. Zoonotic Potential and Antibiotic Resistance of Escherichia coli in Neonatal Calves in Uruguay. Microbes and Environments. Vol. 32, No. 3, 275-282, 2017.