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Hombach, Michael; Jetter, Marion; Blöchliger, Nicolas; Kolesnik-Goldmann, Natalia; Böttger, Erik C (2017). Fully automated disc diffusion for rapid antibiotic susceptibility test results: a proof-of-principle study. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 72(6):1659-1668.

Hombach, Michael; Weissert, Christoph; Senn, Maria Magdalena; Zbinden, Reinhard (2017). Comparison of phenotypic methods for the detection of penicillinase in Staphylococcus aureus and proposal of a practical diagnostic approach. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 72(4):1089-1093.

Jost, Geraldine; Bloemberg, Guido V; Hombach, Michael (2016). Improved sensitivity for meticillin resistance detection in coagulase-negative staphylococci by moxalactam antibiotic discs or a cefoxitin investigation zone. Journal of Medical Microbiology, 65(6):566-568.

Hofmann, Patrick; Hombach, Michael; Seifert, Burkhardt; Schuurmans, Macé M; Bürgi, Urs; Isenring, Bruno; Mueller, Nicolas J; Kohler, Malcolm; Benden, Christian; Huber, Lars C (2016). Isolation of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in asymptomatic Lung Transplant Recipients: Effects of Treatment on Eradication and Outcome. Clinical Transplantation, 30(8):857-863.

Broecker, Felix; Klumpp, Jochen; Schuppler, Markus; Russo, Giancarlo; Biedermann, Luc; Hombach, Michael; Rogler, Gerhard; Moelling, Karin (2016). Long-term changes of bacterial and viral compositions in the intestine of a recovered Clostridium difficile patient after fecal microbiota transplantation. Molecular Case Studies, 2(1):a000448.

Hombach, Michael; Ochoa, Carlos; Maurer, Florian P; Pfiffner, Tamara; Böttger, Erik C; Furrer, Reinhard (2016). Relative contribution of biological variation and technical variables to zone diameter variations of disc diffusion susceptibility testing. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 71(1):141-151.

Schulthess, Bettina; Bloemberg, Guido V; Zbinden, Andrea; Mouttet, Forouhar; Zbinden, Reinhard; Böttger, Erik C; Hombach, Michael (2016). Evaluation of the Bruker MALDI Biotyper for the identification of fastidious Gram-negative rods. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 54(3):543-548.

Quiblier, Chantal; Jetter, Marion; Rominski, Mark; Mouttet, Forouhar; Böttger, Erik C; Keller, Peter M; Hombach, Michael (2016). Performance of copan WASP for routine urine microbiology. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 54(3):585-592.

Hombach, Michael; von Gunten, Barbara; Castelberg, Claudio; Bloemberg, Guido V (2015). Evaluation of the Rapidec Carba NP test for detection of Carbapenemases in Enterobacteriaceae. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 53(12):3828-2833.

Hombach, Michael; Maurer, Florian P; Pfiffner, Tamara; Böttger, Erik C; Furrer, Reinhard (2015). Standardization of operator-dependent variables affecting precision and accuracy of the disk diffusion method for antibiotic susceptibility testing. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 53(12):3864-3869.

Valsesia, Giorgia; Roos, Malgorzata; Böttger, Erik C; Hombach, Michael (2015). A statistical approach for determination of disk diffusion-based cutoff values for systematic characterization of wild-type and non-wild-type bacterial populations in antimicrobial susceptibility testing. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 53(6):1812-1822.

Valsesia, Giorgia; Hombach, Michael; Maurer, Florian P; Courvalin, Patrice; Roos, Malgorzata; Böttger, Erik C (2015). The Resistant-Population Cutoff (RCOFF): a new concept for improved characterization of antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of non-wild-type bacterial populations. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 53(6):1806-1811.

Maurer, Florian P; Castelberg, Claudio; Quiblier, Chantal; Bloemberg, Guido V; Hombach, Michael (2015). Evaluation of carbapenemase screening and confirmation tests in Enterobacteriaceae and development of a practical diagnostic algorithm. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 53(1):95-104.

Broecker, Felix; Klumpp, Jochen; Schuppler, Markus; Russo, Giancarlo; Biedermann, Luc; Hombach, Michael; Rogler, Gerhard; Moelling, Karin (2015). Long-term changes of bacterial and viral compositions in the intestine of a recoveredClostridium difficilepatient after fecal microbiota transplantation. Molecular Case Studies:448.

Hombach, Michael. The importance of diagnostic algorithms and standardized methods of antimicrobial susceptibility testing for drug susceptibility categoriza-tion and clinical breakpoint setting. 2015, University of Zurich, Faculty of Medicine.

Maurer, Florian P; Courvalin, Patrice; Böttger, Erik C; Hombach, Michael (2014). Integrating forecast probabilities in antibiograms: a way to guide antimicrobial prescriptions more reliably? Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 52(10):3674-3684.

Schulthess, Bettina; Ledermann, Raphael; Mouttet, Forouhar; Zbinden, Andrea; Bloemberg, Guido V; Böttger, Erik C; Hombach, Michael (2014). Use of the Bruker MALDI Biotyper for identification of molds in the clinical mycology laboratory. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 52(8):2797-2803.

Hombach, Michael; Courvalin, Patrice; Böttger, Erik C (2014). Validation of antibiotic susceptibility testing guidelines in a routine clinical microbiology laboratory exemplifies general key challenges in setting clinical breakpoints. Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy, 58(7):3921-3926.

Kolm, Isabel; Aceto, Leonardo; Hombach, Michael; Kamarshev, Jivko; Hafner, Jurg; Urosevic-Maiwald, Mirjana (2014). Cervicofacial actinomycosis: a long forgotten infectious complication of immunosuppression - report of a case and review of the literature. Dermatology Online Journal, 20(5):22640.

Bloemberg, Guido V; Polsfuss, Silke; Meyer, Vera; Böttger, Erik C; Hombach, Michael (2014). Evaluation of the AID ESBL line probe assay for rapid detection of extended-spectrum β-lactamase (ESBL) and KPC carbapenemase genes in Enterobacteriaceae. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 69(1):85-90.

Schulthess, Bettina; Bloemberg, Guido V; Zbinden, Reinhard; Böttger, Erik C; Hombach, Michael (2014). Evaluation of the Bruker MALDI Biotyper for identification of Gram-positive rods - development of a diagnostic algorithm for the clinical laboratory. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 52(4):1089-1097.

Broecker, Felix; Kube, Michael; Klumpp, Jochen; Schuppler, Markus; Biedermann, Luc; Hecht, Jochen; Hombach, Michael; Keller, Peter M; Rogler, Gerhard; Moelling, Karin (2013). Analysis of the intestinal microbiome of a recovered clostridium difficile patient after fecal transplantation. Digestion, 88(4):243-251.

Wolfensberger, Aline; Sax, Hugo; Weber, Rainer; Zbinden, Reinhard; Kuster, Stefan P; Hombach, Michael (2013). Change of antibiotic susceptibility testing guidelines from CLSI to EUCAST: Influence on cumulative hospital antibiograms. PLoS ONE, 8(11):e79130.

Hombach, Michael; Mouttet, Brice; Bloemberg, Guido V (2013). Consequences of revised CLSI and EUCAST guidelines for antibiotic susceptibility patterns of ESBL- and AmpC β-lactamase-producing clinical Enterobacteriaceae isolates. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 68(9):2092-2098.

Hombach, Michael; Somoskövi, Akos; Hömke, Rico; Ritter, Claudia; Böttger, Erik C (2013). Drug susceptibility distributions in slowly growing non-tuberculous mycobacteria using MGIT 960 TB eXiST. International Journal of Medical Microbiology : IJMM, 303(5):270-276.

Schulthess, Bettina; Brodner, Katharina; Bloemberg, Guido V; Zbinden, Reinhard; Böttger, Erik C; Hombach, Michael (2013). Identification of Gram-positive cocci by use of matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry: comparison of different preparation methods and implementation of a practical algorithm for routine diagnostics. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 51(6):1834-1840.

Hombach, Michael; Wolfensberger, Aline; Kuster, Stefan P; Böttger, Erik C (2013). Influence of clinical breakpoint changes from CLSI 2009 to EUCAST 2011 antimicrobial susceptibility testing guidelines on multidrug resistance rates of Gram-negative rods. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 51(7):2385-2587.

Achermann, Yvonne; Rössle, Matthias; Hoffmann, Matthias; Deggim, Vanessa; Kuster, Stefan; Zimmermann, Dieter R; Bloemberg, Guido; Hombach, Michael; Hasse, Barbara (2013). Prosthetic valve endocarditis and bloodstream infection due to Mycobacterium chimaera. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 51(6):1769-1773.

Hombach, Michael; Zbinden, Reinhard; Böttger, Erik C (2013). Standardisation of disk diffusion results for antibiotic susceptibility testing using the sirscan automated zone reader. BMC Microbiology, 13:225.

Hombach, Michael; Böttger, Erik C; Roos, Malgorzata (2013). The critical influence of the intermediate category on interpretation errors in revised EUCAST and CLSI antimicrobial susceptibility testing guidelines. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 19(2):E59-71.

Lucke, Katja; Hombach, Michael; Friedel, Ute; Ritter, Claudia; Böttger, Erik C (2012). Automated quantitative drug susceptibility testing of non-tuberculous mycobacteria using MGIT 960/EpiCenter TB eXiST. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 67(1):154-158.

Polsfuss, Silke; Bloemberg, Guido V; Giger, Jacqueline; Meyer, Vera; Hombach, Michael (2012). Comparison of European Committee on Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (EUCAST) and CLSI screening parameters for the detection of extended-spectrum β-lactamase production in clinical Enterobacteriaceae isolates. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 67(1):159-166.

Hombach, Michael; Bloemberg, Guido V; Böttger, Erik C (2012). Effects of clinical breakpoint changes in CLSI guidelines 2010/2011 and EUCAST guidelines 2011 on antibiotic susceptibility test reporting of Gram-negative bacilli. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, 67(3):622-632.

Polsfuss, Silke; Bloemberg, Guido V; Giger, Jacqueline; Meyer, Vera; Böttger, Erik C; Hombach, Michael (2012). Evaluation of a diagnostic flow chart for detection and confirmation of extended spectrum β-lactamases (ESBL) in Enterobacteriaceae. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 18(12):1194-1204.

Hombach, Michael; Pfyffer, Gaby E; Roos, Malgorzata; Lucke, Katja (2010). Detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in specimens from various body sites: performance characteristics of the BD GeneOhm MRSA assay, the Xpert MRSA assay, and broth-enriched culture in an area with a low prevalence of MRSA infections. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 48(11):3882-3887.

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