ISSN: 1413-8670

The BJID is an official publication of the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases (SBI), published bymonthly since 1996, from February to December and published by Elsevier Editora Ltda. Produced by the Editor-in-Chief, Dr. Carlos Brites, an editorial board and highly competent associate editors, the production staff and advertising board, the articles and communications published in the BJID aim to be relevant in the broadest sense to all aspects of microbiology, infectious diseases and immune response to infectious agents.

The BJID is one of the most influential publications in its field in Brazil and Latin America with a high impact factor, since its inception it has garnered a growing share of the publishing market.

In addition to six regular issues per year, the BJID published special supplements, conference and seminar, annals and reprints of individual articles, as well as advertising courses, competitions and seminars in all fields of medicine.

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Vol. 22. Num. 6.November - December 2018
Pages 449-510
Original articles
Assessment of conventional PCR and real-time PCR compared to the gold standard method for screening Streptococcus agalactiae in pregnant women
Michele Berger Ferreira, Fernanda de-Paris, Rodrigo Minuto Paiva, Luciana de Souza Nunes
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:449-54
Open access
Time of catheter removal in candidemia and mortality
Marcio Nucci, Paula Rocha Braga, Simone A. Nouér, Elias Anaissie
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:455-61
Open access
Assessing and screening for T-cell epitopes from Mycobacterium tuberculosis RD2 proteins for the diagnosis of active tuberculosis
Jiazhen Chen, Qiaoling Ruan, Yaojie Shen, Sen Wang, Lingyun Shao, Wenhong Zhang
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:462-71
Open access
Human T cell lymphotropic virus type 1 infection among men who have sex with men in Central Brazil
Lisie Souza Castro, Grazielli Rocha de Rezende, Fernanda Rodas Pires Fernandes, Larissa Melo Bandeira, Marco Antonio Moreira Puga, Tayana Serpa Ortiz Tanaka, Sabrina Moreira dos Santos Weis-Torres, Ana Carolina Paulo Vicente, Koko Otsuki, Ana Rita Coimbra Motta-Castro
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:472-6
Open access
Novel fluoronucleoside analog NCC inhibits lamivudine-resistant hepatitis B virus in a hepatocyte model
Jingmin Zhang, Yafeng Wang, Youmei Peng, Chongzhen Qin, Yixian Liu, Jingjing Li, Jinhua Jiang, Yubing Zhou, Junbiao Chang, Qingduan Wang
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:477-86
Open access
Molecular characteristics and virulence gene profiles of Staphylococcus aureus causing bloodstream infection
Xuehan Li, Fang Fang, Jin Zhao, Ning Lou, Chenglin Li, Tao Huang, Yirong Li
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:487-94
Open access
Brief communication
Molecular types of Cryptococcus species isolated from patients with cryptococcal meningitis in a Brazilian tertiary care hospital
Fernanda Wirth, Maria Isabel Azevedo, Luciano Z. Goldani
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:495-8
Open access
Case report
Chronic skull osteomyelitis due to Cryptococcus neoformans: first case report in an HIV-infected patient
Natanael Sutikno Adiwardana, Juliana de Angelo Morás, Leandro Lombo Bernardo, Giselle Burlamaqui Klautau, Wladimir Queiroz, Jose Ernesto Vidal
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:499-502
Open access
Letters to the editor
Clinical management of leprosy patients during the yellow fever outbreak in Brazil
Rachel Gimenes Albuquerque, Jane Tomimori, Lucile Maria Floeter-Winter, Sergio Tufik, Monica Levy Andersen
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:503-4
Open access
Epidemiology of pathogens causing urinary tract infections in an urban community in southern Brazil
Carlos E. Reu, Waldemar Volanski, Karoline C. Prediger, Geraldo Picheth, Cyntia M.T. Fadel-Picheth
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:505-7
Open access
Acknowledgements 2018
Braz J Infect Dis.2018;22:508-9
The Brazilian Journal of Infectious Diseases

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