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Willem B. van Leeuwen

Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam




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  • Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands. 1999 - 2002
  • Erasmus University Medical Center Rotterdam (EMCR), Department of Medical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases, Rotterdam, Netherlands. 2002
  • University Hospital Rotterdam Dijkzigt, Department of Bacteriology, Netherlands. 1996


  1. Validation of rapid screening tests for the identification of methicillin resistance in staphylococci. van Leeuwen, W.B., Kreft, D.E., Verbrugh, H. Microb. Drug Resist. (2002) [Pubmed]
  2. Intercenter reproducibility of binary typing for Staphylococcus aureus. van Leeuwen, W.B., Snoeijers, S., van der Werken-Libregts, C., Tuip, A., van der Zee, A., Egberink, D., de Proost, M., Bik, E., Lunter, B., Kluytmans, J., Gits, E., van Duyn, I., Heck, M., van der Zwaluw, K., Wannet, W., Noordhoek, G.T., Mulder, S., Renders, N., Boers, M., Zaat, S., van der Riet, D., Kooistra, M., Talens, A., Dijkshoorn, L., van der Reyden, T., Veenendaal, D., Bakker, N., Cookson, B., Lynch, A., Witte, W., Cuny, C., Blanc, D., Vernez, I., Hryniewicz, W., Fiett, J., Struelens, M., Deplano, A., Landegent, J., Verbrugh, H.A., van Belkum, A. J. Microbiol. Methods (2002) [Pubmed]
  3. Binary typing of Staphylococcus aureus strains through reversed hybridization using digoxigenin-universal linkage system-labeled bacterial genomic DNA. van Leeuwen, W., Libregts, C., Schalk, M., Veuskens, J., Verbrugh, H., van Belkum, A. J. Clin. Microbiol. (2001) [Pubmed]
  4. Population studies of methicillin-resistant and -sensitive Staphylococcus aureus strains reveal a lack of variability in the agrD gene, encoding a staphylococcal autoinducer peptide. van Leeuwen, W., van Nieuwenhuizen, W., Gijzen, C., Verbrugh, H., van Belkum, A. J. Bacteriol. (2000) [Pubmed]
  5. Rapid detection of methicillin resistance in Staphylococcus aureus isolates by the MRSA-screen latex agglutination test. van Leeuwen, W.B., van Pelt, C., Luijendijk, A., Verbrugh, H.A., Goessens, W.H. J. Clin. Microbiol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  6. Validation of binary typing for Staphylococcus aureus strains. van Leeuwen, W., Verbrugh, H., van der Velden, J., van Leeuwen, N., Heck, M., van Belkum, A. J. Clin. Microbiol. (1999) [Pubmed]
  7. On the nature and use of randomly amplified DNA from Staphylococcus aureus. van Leeuwen, W., Sijmons, M., Sluijs, J., Verbrugh, H., van Belkum, A. J. Clin. Microbiol. (1996) [Pubmed]
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