Abdullah Kilic

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Affiliation: Gulhane Military Medical Academy
Country: Turkey

Publications

  1. doi Molecular characterization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal isolates from Turkey
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, School of Medicine, 06018, Ankara, Turkey
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 94:615-9. 2008
  2. ncbi Identification and characterization of OXA-48 producing, carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae isolates in Turkey
    Abdullah Kilic
    Departments of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 41:161-6. 2011
  3. ncbi [An outbreak of vanA genotype Enterococcus faecium in pediatric clinic of a training hospital]
    Abdullah Kilic
    Gülhane Askeri Tip Fakültesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:365-72. 2009
  4. doi Rapid Identification of Klebsiella pneumoniae by Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization-Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry and Detection of Meropenem Resistance by Flow Cytometric Assay
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Etlik, 06010, Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Lab Anal 30:1191-1197. 2016
  5. ncbi [Investigation of the presence of mecC and Panton-Valentine leukocidin genes in Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from clinical specimens during seven years period]
    Abdullah Kilic
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Medical Microbiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 49:594-9. 2015
  6. ncbi [Identification of staphylococci directly from positive blood culture bottles by MALDI-TOF MS system]
    Abdullah Kilic
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Medical Microbiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 48:377-84. 2014
  7. ncbi [Clostridium difficile infection: epidemiology, risk factors, pathogenesis, clinical features, diagnosis and therapy]
    Abdullah Kilic
    Gulhane Military Academy of Medicine, Department of Medical Microbiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 47:556-66. 2013
  8. doi Double triplex real-time PCR assay for simultaneous detection of Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus hominis, and Staphylococcus haemolyticus and determination of their methicillin resistance directly from positive blood cult
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    Res Microbiol 162:1060-6. 2011
  9. ncbi Evaluation of the EVIGENE VRE detection kit for detection of vanA and vanB genes in vancomycin-resistant enterococci
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, 06018, Ankara, Turkey
    J Med Microbiol 54:347-50. 2005
  10. doi Triplex real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for simultaneous detection of Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci and determination of methicillin resistance directly from positive blood culture bottles
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine 06018, Ankara, Turkey
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 66:349-55. 2010

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Publications42

  1. doi Molecular characterization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus nasal isolates from Turkey
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, School of Medicine, 06018, Ankara, Turkey
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 94:615-9. 2008
    ..aureus nasal carriage rate was consistent with previous studies. However, MRSA carriage rate was low. This study also indicated that the ST30-type IV without PVL gene MRSA clone may be expected to spread in Turkish community...
  2. ncbi Identification and characterization of OXA-48 producing, carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae isolates in Turkey
    Abdullah Kilic
    Departments of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Ann Clin Lab Sci 41:161-6. 2011
    ..PCR and sequencing analysis revealed that the bla(OXA-48) gene was present in all four isolates. Our data indicated that the OXA-48-type carbapenemase was the only mechanism for carbapenem resistance in our hospital...
  3. ncbi [An outbreak of vanA genotype Enterococcus faecium in pediatric clinic of a training hospital]
    Abdullah Kilic
    Gülhane Askeri Tip Fakültesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:365-72. 2009
    ..When compared with PFGE, the DiversiLab commercial rep-PCR seems to be a reliable and more rapid method to detect the genetic relationship between strains leading to an outbreak...
  4. doi Rapid Identification of Klebsiella pneumoniae by Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization-Time of Flight Mass Spectrometry and Detection of Meropenem Resistance by Flow Cytometric Assay
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Etlik, 06010, Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Lab Anal 30:1191-1197. 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a rapid detection method of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CRKP) strains both MALDI-TOF MS and flow cytometry (FCM)...
  5. ncbi [Investigation of the presence of mecC and Panton-Valentine leukocidin genes in Staphylococcus aureus strains isolated from clinical specimens during seven years period]
    Abdullah Kilic
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Medical Microbiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 49:594-9. 2015
    ..In conclusion, multicenter studies are needed for the screening of mecC gene including the animal isolates, in Turkey. ..
  6. ncbi [Identification of staphylococci directly from positive blood culture bottles by MALDI-TOF MS system]
    Abdullah Kilic
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Department of Medical Microbiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 48:377-84. 2014
    ..aureus and CNS directly from positive blood culture bottles compared with the routine methods used in the clinical microbiology laboratory. ..
  7. ncbi [Clostridium difficile infection: epidemiology, risk factors, pathogenesis, clinical features, diagnosis and therapy]
    Abdullah Kilic
    Gulhane Military Academy of Medicine, Department of Medical Microbiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 47:556-66. 2013
    ..First-line antibiotics for CDI treatment are metronidazole and vancomycin. In this review, epidemiology, clinical spectrum, risk factors, pathogenesis, diagnostic methods and treatment of CDI have been summarized. ..
  8. doi Double triplex real-time PCR assay for simultaneous detection of Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus hominis, and Staphylococcus haemolyticus and determination of their methicillin resistance directly from positive blood cult
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    Res Microbiol 162:1060-6. 2011
    ..aureus, S. epidermidis, S. hominis and S. haemolyticus and their methicillin resistance in a single reaction directly from positive blood culture bottles within 83 min...
  9. ncbi Evaluation of the EVIGENE VRE detection kit for detection of vanA and vanB genes in vancomycin-resistant enterococci
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, 06018, Ankara, Turkey
    J Med Microbiol 54:347-50. 2005
    ....
  10. doi Triplex real-time polymerase chain reaction assay for simultaneous detection of Staphylococcus aureus and coagulase-negative staphylococci and determination of methicillin resistance directly from positive blood culture bottles
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine 06018, Ankara, Turkey
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 66:349-55. 2010
    ..7%, respectively, for the tuf, nuc, and mecA gene targets. The triplex real-time PCR assay accurately detects and identifies staphylococci directly from positive blood cultures without nucleic acid extraction prior to amplification...
  11. ncbi Analysis of an outbreak of Salmonella enteritidis by repetitive-sequence-based PCR and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Intern Med 49:31-6. 2010
    ....
  12. doi Staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec (SCCmec) characterization and panton-valentine leukocidin gene occurrence for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Turkey, from 2003 to 2006
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, 06018, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 94:607-14. 2008
    ....
  13. pmc Acinetobacter septicus sp. nov. association with a nosocomial outbreak of bacteremia in a neonatal intensive care unit
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Microbiol 46:902-8. 2008
    ..We propose the designation of Acinetobacter septicus sp. nov. for these isolates, with isolate AK001 as the type strain...
  14. ncbi Nosocomial outbreak of Sphingomonas paucimobilis bacteremia in a hemato/oncology unit
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Adademy, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Jpn J Infect Dis 60:394-6. 2007
    ..We did not demonstrate genetic relatedness between clinical and environmental isolates by PFGE, but did find PFGE a useful identification technique for epidemiological investigation...
  15. ncbi Detection of cytomegalovirus and Helicobacter pylori DNA in arterial walls with grade III atherosclerosis by PCR
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Pol J Microbiol 55:333-7. 2006
    ..00). In conclusion, the correlation between H. pylori and atherosclerosis could be suggested. These finding warrant further investigation regarding the role of H. pylori in atherosclerosis...
  16. ncbi [Molecular analysis of vancomycin-resistant enterococci isolated from clinical samples]
    Abdullah Kilic
    GATA Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dall, Etlik, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 40:295-9. 2006
    ..As a result, VanA carrying VRE cause sporadic infections in our hospital. The molecular epidemiologic investigation of resistant microorganisms is important in terms of infection control and epidemiology...
  17. ncbi Linezolid and quinupristin/dalfopristin resistance in vancomycin-resistant enterococci and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prior to clinical use in Turkey
    Mehmet Baysallar
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, 06018 Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 23:510-2. 2004
    ..5 mg/l). Four strains of Enterococcus faecium showed an increase of resistance of 2-3 mg/l to quinupristin/dalfopristin (susceptible mode MIC 0.38 mg/l). With linezolid, all strains except two fell within the range 0.75-2.0 mg/l...
  18. ncbi Macrolide-lincosamide-streptogramin B resistant phenotypes and genotypes for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Turkey, from 2003 to 2006
    H Cem Gul
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, 06018 Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Pol J Microbiol 57:307-12. 2008
    ..The multiplex real-time PCR method is easy to perform, fast and reliable method for the detection of MLS(B) resistance genotypes...
  19. doi Poly(ADP-ribose) polymerase inhibition modulates experimental acute necrotizing pancreatitis-induced oxidative stress, bacterial translocation and neopterin concentrations in rats
    Mehmet Yasar
    Noncommissioned Officer Health College, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Etlik, Ankara 06018, Turkey
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 235:1126-33. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that it may be possible to improve the outcome of ANP by using PARP inhibitors...
  20. ncbi [Investigation of the presence and subgroups of adenoviruses in nasopharyngeal samples of military recruits with respiratory tract infections]
    Kenan Sener
    Gulhane Askeri Tip Akademisi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Viroloji Bilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 43:91-101. 2009
    ....
  21. ncbi Evaluation of the BacT/ALERT and BACTEC 9240 automated blood culture systems for growth time of Brucella species in a Turkish tertiary hospital
    Mehmet Baysallar
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and Medical Faculty, Ankara, Turkey
    Med Sci Monit 12:BR235-8. 2006
    ..The time-to-detection of Brucella can take up to 30 days using the Castaneda blood culture method. Automated blood culture systems have reduced the growth time of Brucella...
  22. ncbi [Investigation of various virulence factors among the hospital and community-acquired Staphylococcus aureus isolates by real-time PCR method]
    Soner Yilmaz
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Academy of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 46:532-45. 2012
    ..3%; 34% and 47%; 19% and 32%, respectively. It was concluded that high prevalence of SEA toxin in hospital acquired MRSA isolates indicated that there was a possible association between the presence of toxin and antimicrobial resistance...
  23. pmc Clonal spread of serogroup W135 meningococcal disease in Turkey
    Abdullah Kilic
    Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    J Clin Microbiol 44:222-4. 2006
    ..These data demonstrate that serogroup W135 meningococci with different genotypes, including the Hajj epidemic strain, are endemic in Turkey...
  24. ncbi A case of ventricular drainage infection with a rare pathogen in cerebrospinal fluid: vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium
    Mehmet Baysallar
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, General Tevfik Saglam, 06018 Etlik, Ankara, Turkey
    Microb Drug Resist 12:59-62. 2006
    ....
  25. doi Evaluation and comparison of the effects of hyperbaric oxygen and ozonized oxygen as adjuvant treatments in an experimental osteomyelitis model
    Erbil Oguz
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Etlik Ankara, Turkey
    J Surg Res 171:e61-8. 2011
    ..We evaluated and compared the efficacy of ozone (O(3)) and hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapies in an experimental rat model of osteomyelitis...
  26. doi Melatonin as an antibiotic: new insights into the actions of this ubiquitous molecule
    Omer Faruk Tekbas
    Department of Public Health, Gulhane School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    J Pineal Res 44:222-6. 2008
    ..Also, it was determined that melatonin has a more potent antimicrobial effect on gram-negative microorganism. Among possible mechanisms, it is concluded that melatonin showed antibacterial effects by reducing intracellular substrates...
  27. ncbi [Comparison of culture and polymerase chain reaction methods for the detection of Haemophilus influenzae, Streptococcus pneumoniae and Moraxella catarrhalis in cerebrospinal fluids and middle ear effusions]
    Ibrahim Jbara
    Gulhane Askeri Tip Akademisi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 41:495-502. 2007
    ..8%, and negative predictive value of 100%. As a result it was concluded that PCR method could be considered as a rapid, reliable and feasible method for the detection of the most common fastidious bacteria that lead to meningitis and OME...
  28. doi Comparison of the efficacies of antibiotic-impregnated and silver-impregnated ventricular catheters on the prevention of infections. An in vitro laboratory study
    Halil Ibrahim Secer
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Pediatr Neurosurg 44:444-7. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the antimicrobial activities of two antimicrobial-agent-impregnated ventricular catheters and to compare their efficacies on the bacterial cultures...
  29. ncbi Simultaneous detection and differentiation of pathogenic and nonpathogenic Leptospira spp. by multiplex real-time PCR (TaqMan) assay
    Orhan Bedir
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, 06018 Ankara, Turkey
    Pol J Microbiol 59:167-73. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the developed multiplex real-time PCR (TaqMan) assay is highly useful for early diagnosis and differentiation between pathogenic and non-pathogenic leptospires in a reaction tube as having high sensitivity and specificity...
  30. ncbi [Rapid detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases by flow cytometry method]
    Serhat Duyan
    Gulhane Military Academy of Medicine, Regional Blood Center, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 49:600-8. 2015
    ..In conclusion, flow cytometry is a rapid and reliable method for the detection of ESBL in clinical microbiology laboratories when compared with the other methods...
  31. ncbi Indoor air quality in primary schools in Kecioren, Ankara
    Mustafa Alparslan Babayigit
    Turkish Armed Forces Health Command, Ankara, Turkey
    Turk J Med Sci 44:137-44. 2014
    ..To increase the awareness of environmental risk factors by determining the indoor air quality status of primary schools...
  32. doi Evaluation for Helicobacter pylori in Meckel's diverticulum by using real-time PCR
    Ahmet Tuzun
    Department of Gastroenterology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Dig Dis Sci 55:1969-74. 2010
    ..Although Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) has been identified in heterotopic gastric mucosa of Meckel's diverticulum, controversial results are reported in the pertinent literature...
  33. ncbi [Investigation of carbapenemases in carbapenem-resistant Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae strains isolated in 2014 in Turkey]
    Asli Cakar
    Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine, Department of Medical Microbiology, Ankara, Turkey
    Mikrobiyol Bul 50:21-33. 2016
    ....
  34. doi Effect of antibiotic use on bacterial flora of tonsil core in patients with recurrent tonsillitis
    Uzeyir Yıldızoğlu
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Beytepe Military Hospital, Cankaya, 06800, Ankara, Turkey
    Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol 272:1525-8. 2015
    ..To prevent endocarditis, antibiotic prophylaxis toward S. viridians, which is the most prevalent bacterium in the tonsil core, should be kept in mind for patients with heart valve damage...
  35. pmc Multiplex Real-Time PCR Method for Simultaneous Identification and Toxigenic Type Characterization of Clostridium difficile From Stool Samples
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Microbiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Etlik, Ankara, Turkey Department of Clinical Sciences and Administration, University of Houston College of Pharmacy, Houston, TX, USA St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Lab Med 35:306-13. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to develop and validate a multiplex real-time PCR assay for simultaneous identification and toxigenic type characterization of Clostridium difficile...
  36. doi Effect of VEGF gene therapy and hyaluronic acid film sheath on peripheral nerve regeneration
    Fatih Zor
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Gulhane Military Medical Academy and School of Medicine, Ankara, Turkey
    Microsurgery 34:209-16. 2014
    ..This study showed that the combination of HA film sheath and VEGF gene may synergistically promote peripheral nerve regeneration...
  37. doi Effectiveness of N-butyl cyanoacrylate-based microbial skin sealant on the prevention of surgical site infections
    Mustafa Tahir Ozer
    1 Department of General Surgery, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 15:14-7. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of an N-butyl cyanoacrylate-based microbial skin sealant in reducing the occurrence of SSIs in an experimental rodent model...
  38. doi Effect of a self-etching adhesive containing an antibacterial monomer on clinical periodontal parameters and subgingival microbiologic composition in orthodontic patients
    Mihri Amasyali
    Department of Orthodontics, Center of Dental Sciences, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 140:e147-53. 2011
    ....
  39. doi Efficacy of hyperbaric oxygen therapy and medical ozone therapy in experimental acute necrotizing pancreatitis
    Bulent Uysal
    Department of Physiology, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Pancreas 39:9-15. 2010
    ..Our aims were to evaluate the efficacy of ozone therapy (OT) in an experimental rat model of acute necrotizing pancreatitis (ANP) and to compare its effects with hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy in this entity...
  40. pmc StaphPlex system for rapid and simultaneous identification of antibiotic resistance determinants and Panton-Valentine leukocidin detection of staphylococci from positive blood cultures
    Yi Wei Tang
    Department of Medicine, Molecular Infectious Disease Laboratory, Vanderbilt University Hospital, 4605 TVC, Nashville, TN 37232 5310, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:1867-73. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi [Antibiotic resistance of nosocomial methicillin-resistant Stahylococcus aureus isolates in our hospital]
    Abdullah Kilic
    Mikrobiyol Bul 39:137-8. 2005
  42. pmc Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns and staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec types of, as well as Panton-Valentine leukocidin occurrence among, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates from children and adults in middle Tennessee
    Abdullah Kilic
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 5310, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:4436-40. 2006
    ..These data indicate that SCCmec-IV MRSA isolates frequently infect children in middle Tennessee and are likely to harbor the PVL gene...