Publications:

Articles dans le domaine Microbiologie

1-    HAMZE, M., RACHKIDI, J., HLAYS, S., MALLAT, H., LICHAA, E., ZAHAB, N. Les infections à RSV au Liban Nord- prévalence au cours d'hiver 2008. Revue de Santé de la Méditerranée Orientale. Vol. 16 No.5 pages: 259-265 (2009)

2-    RAHMO A.K, HAMZE, M. The characterization of Mycobacterium tuberculosis of Syrian patients using double repetitive polymerase chain reaction. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal. Vol.16 No.8, pages: P 710-720. (2010)


3-    HAMZE, M., DABBOUSSI, F., ABDOU, F., RADWAN M., et AWAD, Z. Étude sur la qualité bactériologique et recherche des bactéries multirésistantes aux antibiotiques dans 50 puits à Akkar au nord du Liban. Cahiers de l’ASEES 15 (2010) 45–53


4-    HAMZE, M., MALLAT, H., MOKHBAT, J. (2009) Etude préliminaire sur la prévalence des infections à Legionella pneumophila au Liban. dans Lebanese Science Journal.Vol 10, Nº1, 45-54.


5-    DABBOUSSI F., Samar Alam, Hassan Mallat, Sani Hlais et Monzer Hamze. Etude préliminaire sur la prévalence de Campylobacter dans les diarrhées infantiles au nord du Liban. Accepte, Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal (WHO). 2011.


6-    TABBOUCHE, S., Al KHUDARY R., BEYROUTHY R., DABBOUSSI F., ACHKAR M., MALLAT H., HLAIS S., HAMZE, M. Detection of genes TEM, OXA, SHV and CTX-M in 73 clinical isolates of Escherichia coli producers of extended spectrum Beta-lactamases and determination of their susceptibility to antibiotics. International Arab Journal for Antimicrobial Agents. Vol 1N0.1:5 dol :10:3823/704 pages : 1-6 (2011).


7-    Hibah Osman, Maya Romani, Sani Hlais. Family medicine in Arab countries: the specialty, its practice and its practitioners. Family Medicine. 2011; 43(1):37-42.


8-    BEDROSSIAN N., HAMZE M., RAHMO AK., JURJUS A., MORTADA M., ASSAAD CH., NAJI S., KARAM W. The Dynamics of Mycobacterium tuberculosis spread in the Lebanese population: A prospective study. Accepted in Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal (WHO). (2011)


9-    Tareck IDRISS, Haissam ZIADE, Rafic AYOUBI and Raoul VELAZCO “A new fault injection approach to study the impact of bitflips in the configuration of SRAM-based FPGAs”, accepté pour publication dans International Arab Journal on Information Technology (IAJIT) Vol. 8, No. 2, April 2011


10-   Mariam YEHYA, Monzer HAMZE, Fouad DABBOUSI(2011). Prevalence and Antibiotic Susceptibility of Bacteroides fragilis Group Isolated from Stool Samples in North Lebanon. Accepted in Brazilen Journal of Bacteriology.


11-   R. DIB, R. SARI, W. ALFALOU, M. KHALIL, H. ZIADE “Implantation de l’Algorithme de Segmentation des Signaux sur DSP”, International Conference on Advances in Biomedical Engineering (ICABME), Tripoli – Lebanon, 6-8 July 2011


12-   KASSAA Imad, HAMZE Monzer, DABBOUSSI Fouada, MALLAT Hassan,  ACHKAR Marcel, HLAIS Sani. Prevalence of type b Haemophilus influenzae and antibiotic resistance in 52 clinical isolates in North Lebanon. Accepted in Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal (WHO).


13-   Monzer HAMZE,Fouad DABBOUSSI ,Joanne CHAMI et Joyce MAKHOUL(2011).Qualité microbiologique et recherch des bactéries résistantes aux antibiotiques dans 40 échantillons de viande hachée commercialisés dans la ville de Tripoli-nord Liban.Microbiol.Hyg.Alim.Vol23,N68 :28-34.


14-   Imad Kassaa, Monzer Hamze, Fouad Dabboussi. 2012. Molecular Characterization and resistance of H. influenzae isolated from Nasopharynx of Students in North Lebanon. International Arab Journal for Antimicrobial Agents. Vol. 2 No. 1:5.


15-   Fouad Dabboussi, Samar Alam, Hassan Mallat, Sani Hlais, Monzer Hamze. 2012. Etude préliminaire sur la prévalence de Campylobacter dans les diarrhées infantiles au nord du Liban. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal. Vol. 18 No. 12.


16-   Nora Bedrossian, Monzer Hamze, Abdel Kader Rahmo, Abdo Jurjus, Jessica Saliba, Fouad Dabboussi, Walid Karam. 2012. Mycobacterium tuberculosis spoligotypes circulating in the Lebanese population: A retrospective study. Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal. 2013 Feb;19(2):119-24..


17-   Abdulkader Rahmo, Zahraa Hamdar, Imad Kasaa, Fouad Dabboussi, Monzer Hamze. 2012. Genotypic detection of rifampicin resistant M. tuberculosis strains of Syrian and Lebanese patients. Journal of Infection and Public Health. 5(6):381-7.


18-   Mariam Yehya, Monzer Hamze, Fouad Dabbousi. 2012. Prevalence and antibiotic susceptibility of Bacteroides fragilis group isolated from stool samples in north Lebanon. Accepté dans Brazilian Journal of Microbiology.


19-   Monzer Hamze, Hassan Mallat, Fouad Dabboussi, Marcel Achkar. 2012. Antibiotic susceptibility and serotyping of clinical strains of Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolated in northern Lebanon. International Arab Journal for Antimicrobial Agents. Vol. 2 No. 4:2.


20-   Moemen Baroudi, Rana Kabbout, Hiba Bakkour, Fouad Dabboussi, Samir Taha, Jalal Halwani. 2012. Characterization, physicochemical and biological tretment of sweet whey (major pollutant in Dairy Effluent). Asian Journal of Water, Environment and pollution. 9 : 11-15.


21-   Racha Beyrouthy, Frédéric Robin, Antony Cougnoux, Guillaume Dalmasso, Arlette Darfeuille-Michaud, Hassan Mallat, Fouad Dabboussi, Monzer Hamze, Richard Bonnet. 2013. Chromosome-mediated OXA-48 carbapenemase in highly virulent Escherichia coli. Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 68:1558-1561.


22-   Nora Bedrossian, Monzer Hamze Abdel Kader Rahmo, Abdo Jurjus, Jessica Saliba, Fouad Dabboussi, Walid Karam. 2012. Mycobacterium tuberculosis spoligotypes circulating in the Lebanese population: A retrospective study. East Mediterr Health J. 19:119-124.


23-   Imad Kassaa, Monzer Hamze, Fouad Dabboussi, Hassan Mallat,  Marcel Achkar, Sani Hlais. Prevalence of type b Haemophilus influenzae and antibiotic resistance in 52 clinical isolates in North Lebanon.  Accepted in East Mediterr Health J.


24-   Fouad Dabboussi, Saria Allouche, Hassan Mallat, Monzer Hamze. 2013. Prevalence of first-step mutants among levofloxacin-susceptible isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae in north Lebanon. Journal of Chemotherapy. 25: 328-331


25-   Racha Beyrouthy, Monzer Hamze, Sani Hleis, Hassan Mallat, Fouad Dabboussi. 2013. Prevalence of nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus producing the Panton-Valentine leukocidin in North-Lebanon. Med Mal Infect. 43 (9):386-90


26-   Espérance Debs-Louka, Joelle El Zouki, Fouad Dabboussi. Assessment of the Microbiological Quality and Safety of Common Spices and Herbs Sold in Lebanon. J Food Nutr Disor 2013, 2:4


27-   HAMZE, M., DABBOUSSI, F., DAHER, W., IZARD D. (2003) Résistance aux antibiotiques de Staphylococcus aureus au Nord du Liban: place de la résistance à la méticilline et comparaison des méthodes de détection. Pathologie Biologie. 51 : 21-26.


28-   Kassaa Imad, Hamze Monzer, and Dabboussi Fouad, Molecular Characterization and resistance of H. influenzae isolated from Nasopharynx of Students in North Lebanon,   THE INTERNATIONAL ARABIC JOURNAL OF ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS, Vol. 2 No. 1:5, 2012


29-   Al-Ali RM, Chehadeh W, Hamze M, Dabboussi F, Hlais S, Mallat H, First description of gastroenteritis viruses in Lebanese children: a pilot study,  J Infect Public Health. 2011 Jun; 4(2):59-64


30-   Antoine Aoun, Frederico Duarte Garcia, Caroll Mounzer, Sani Hlais, Sebastien Grigioni, Khalil Honein, Pierre Déchelotte. War stress may be another risk factor for eating disorders in civilians: a study in Lebanese University Students. General Hospital Psychiatry - 04 April 2013


31-   Rayane RAFEI, Mathieu EVEILLARD, Monzer HAMZE, Fouad DABBOUSSI, Fadl MOKADDEM, Hassan MALLAT, Jean-Marc ROLAIN, Marie-Laure JOLY-GUILLOU, Marie KEMPF. (2012). First case of blaNDM-1 producing Acinetobacter baumannii isolated in Lebanon from a civil wounded during Syrian war. Submitted to Japanese Journal of Microbiology..


32-   Antibiotic susceptibility and serotyping of clinical Pseudomonas aeruginosa isolates in northern Lebanon. Hamze M, Mallat H, Dabboussi F, Achkar M. The International Arabic Journal Of Antimicrobial Agents. 2012, Vol. 2 No. 4:2, doi: 10.3823/720.


33-   KASSAA Imad, HAMZE Monzer, DABBOUSSI Fouad. (2012). Molecular Characterization and resistance of H. influenzae isolated from Nasopharynx of Students in North Lebanon. The International Arabic Journal of Antimicrobial Agents.


34-   Genotypic detection of rifampicin-resistant M. tuberculosis strains in Syrian and Lebanese patients. Abdulkader Rahmo, Zahraa Hamdar, Imad Kasaa, Fouad Dabboussi, Monzer Hamze. (2012) Journal of Infection and Public Health. Volume 5, Issue 6 , Pages 381-387.


35-   Dima El Safadi, Dionigia Meloni, Philippe Poirier, Marwan Osman, Amandine Cian, Lobna Gaayeb, Ivan Wawrzyniack,Frederic Delbac, Hicham El Alaoui, Laurence Delhaes, Eduardo Dei-Cas, Hassan Mallat, Fouad Dabboussi, Monzer Hamze, and Eric Viscogliosi. (2013) Molecular Epidemiology of Blastocystis in Lebanon and Correlation between Subtype 1 and Gastrointestinal Symptoms. Am. J. Trop. Med. Hyg.88(6):1203-1206.


36-   Chromosome-mediated OXA-48 carbapenemase in highly virulent Escherichia coli. Author(s): Beyrouthy, Racha; Robin, Frédéric; Cougnoux, Antony; Dalmasso, Guillaume; Darfeuille-Michaud, Arlette; Mallat, Hassan; Dabboussi, Fouad; Hamze, Monzer; Bonnet, Richard. Accepted for publication in Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy


37-   Charbel AL BAYSSARI, Monzer HAMZE, Hassan MALLAT, Marcel ACHKAR, Hedi MAMMERI and Fouad DABBOUSSI. (2013) First study of the characterization of cephalosporinases produced by clinical strains of Enterobacteriaceae isolated in North Lebanon. Submitted to The International Arabic Journal Of Antimicrobial Agents.


38-   Fouad DABBOUSSI, Khaled EL OMARI, Majdeddine MOUZAWAK, Charbel BAYSSARI, Monzer HAMZE. Recherche de Salmonella, Listeria et de bactéries résistantes aux céphalosporines de troisième génération dans du fromage Akkawi au nord du Liban. Accepté dans Lebanese Science Journal.


39-   Rayan SALMA, Fouad DABBOUSSI, Imad KASSAA, Rami KHUDARY, Monzer HAMZE. (2012). Gyr A and Par C mutations in quinolone-resistant clinical isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa from Nini Hospital in north Lebanon.J Infect Chemother.Published on line : 21 july 2012.


40-   Ghassan Maalouf, Falah Bachour, Sani Hlais, Naim M. Maalouf, Paul Yazbeck, Yasser Yaghi, Kinda Yaghi, Rawad El Hage, Majed Issa . Epidemiology of hip fractures in Lebanon: A nationwide study. Revue de Chirurgie Orthopédique, 2013 Accepted.


41-   Bou Khalil Rami, Aoun Zeina, Hlais Sani, Richa Sami. Smokers’ knowledge about smoking related health problems in Lebanon.  Substance Use and Misuse 2013, Accepted.


42-   Khalaf Dany, Hlais Sani, Haddad Ramzy, Mansour Chantal, Pelissolo Antoine, Naja Wadih. Developing and Testing an original Arabic Religiosity Scale. Middle East Current Psychiatry, Accepted 2013


43-   Sani Hlais, MD; Dana R. Abou Reslan, MS; Hiba K. Sarieddine, MS; Lara Nasreddine, PhD; Ghazi Taan, MD; Sami Azar, MD; and Omar A. Obeid, PhD. Effect of Lysine, Vitamin B6, and Carnitine Supplementation  on the Lipid Profile of Male PatientsWith Hypertriglyceridemia: A 12-Week, Open-Label, Randomized, Placebo Controlled Trial. Clin Ther.;2012;34:1674–1682


44-   Tarek T Smayra, Chadi C Braidy, Lina L Menassa-Moussa, Sani A Hlais, Soha S Haddad-Zebouni and Noel N Aoun. Risk factors of pneumothorax and hemorrhage in lung biopsy: a single institution experience. J Med Liban 2012; 60(1):4-13


45-   HAMZE, M., Al-MASSOUDI, S., NABOULSI, M. (Octobre 1995) Etude épidémiologique sur E. coli entéropathogène au Liban du Nord. Rev. Méd. Lib. 7, 184-186.


46-   HAMZE, M., HALABI, J., HELWEH, M. (1992) Les Bifidobacterium en pédiatrie: Aspect bactériologique et pratique. Act. Ped, Beyrouth, Liban, 305-325.


47-   HAMZE, M., MERGAERT, J., GAVINI, F., BEJI, A., IZARD, D., KERSTERS, K., DE LEY, J. (1991) Contamination of lager beer breweries by Rhanella aquatilis. Int. J. Food Microbiol., 13, 63-68.


48-   C.  Etel ,  S.  Tabchi ,  R.  Bou  Khalil ,  S.  Hlais,  S.  Richa. Prévalence  du  jeu  pathologique  chez  les  étudiants libanais (Prevalence  of  pathological  gambling  in  Lebanese  students). Encéphale (2012) Sami Richa, Jihane Rohayem, Rabih Chammai, Francois Kazour, Ramzi Haddad, Sani Hleis, Abbas Alameddine and Bernard Gerbaka. ADHD Prevalence in Lebanese School-Age Population. Journal of Attention Disorders, published online 24 May 2012.


49-   Sami Richa, Jihane Rohayem, Rabih Chammai, Francois Kazour, Ramzi Haddad, Sani Hleis, Abbas Alameddine and Bernard Gerbaka. ADHD Prevalence in Lebanese School-Age Population. Journal of Attention Disorders, published online 24 May 2012.


50-   Alexandre Yazigi, MD,  Eliane Khoury, MD, Sani Hlais, MD, Samia Madi-Jebara, MD,  Fadia Haddad, MD,  Gemma Hayek, MD, and Khalil Jabbour, MD.  Pulse Pressure Variation Predicts Fluid Responsiveness in Elderly Patients after Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2012;  26(3):387-90.


51-   H Kahi, G Abi Rizk, S Hlais, S. Adib. Healthcare seeking behavior among university students in Lebanon. East Mediterranean Health Journal 2012; 8 (6): 598-606.


52-   F. DABBOUSSI, B. ISMAIL, A.K. RAHMO, M. HAMZE. Contribution of katG, ahpC and inhA mutations to the detection of isoniazid-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates from Lebanon and Syria. International Journal of Mycobacteriology, 2015


53-   Osman M, El Safadi D, Benamrouz S, Guyot K, Dei-cas E, El Moukhtar A, Creuzy C, Mallat H, Hamze M, Dabboussi F, Viscogliosi E, Certad G (2015) Initial data on the molecular epidemiology of cryptosporidiosis in Lebanon, Plos One, in publication


54-   Fréalle E*, El Safadi D*, Cian A, Aubry E, Certad G, Osman M, Wacrenier A, Dutoit E, Creusy C, Dubos F, Viscogliosi E (2014) Blastocystis infection in Casablanca (Morocco) resulting in gastroenteritis and suppurative appendicitis with peritonitis in a 9-year-old child. Emerging Infectious Disease, Vol.21 No 1. * Co-premiers auteurs


55-   El Safadi D, Gaayeb L, Meloni D, Cian A, Poirier P, Wawrzyniak I, Delbac F, Dabboussi F, Delhaes L, Seck M, Hamze M, Riveau G, Viscogliosi E (2014) Children of Senegal River Basin show the highest prevalence of Blastocystis sp. ever observed worldwide BMC Infectious Disease, 14:164 (Highly accessed).


56-   Rafei Rayane, Dabboussi Fouad, Hamze Monzer, Eveillard Mathieu, Lemarié Carole, Mallat Hassan, Rolain Jean-Marc, Joly-Guillou, Marie-Laure, Kempf Marie. First report of blaNDM-1-producing Acinetobacter baumannii isolated in Lebanon from civilians wounded during the Syrian war. International Journal Infectious Diseases. 2014. 21, 21–23.


57-   Rafei Rayane, Kempf Marie, Eveillard Matthieu, Dabboussi Fouad, Hamze Monzer, Joly-Guillou Marie-Laure. Current molecular methods in epidemiological typing of Acinetobacter baumannii. Future microbiology. 2014. 9, 1179-1194.


58-   Rafei Rayane, Dabboussi Fouad, Hamze Monzer, Eveillard Matthieu, Lemarié Carole, Gaultier Marie-Pierre, Mallat Hassan, Moghnieh Rima, Husni-Samaha Rola, Joly-Guillou Marie-Laure, Kempf Marie. Molecular Analysis of Acinetobacter baumannii Strains Isolated in Lebanon Using Four Different Typing Methods. Plos one. 2014. 9 :e115969. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0115969.


59-   Rafei Rayane, Hamze Monzer, Pailhoriès Hélène, Joly-Guillou Marie-Laure, Dabboussi Fouad, Kempf Marie. Extrahuman Epidemiology of Acinetobacter baumannii in Lebanon. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2015. 81, 2359-2367.


60-   Mognieh Rima, Rafei Rayane, Husni Samaha Rola, Hamze Monzer. Genetic and antibiotic susceptibility profiles of drug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii from various parts of Lebanon. international Arab journal of antimicrobial agents. 2014. 4. doi: 10.3823/746

61-    Al Atrouni A, Hamze M, Jisr T, Lemarie C, Eveillard M, Joly-Guillou ML, Kempf M: Wide spread of OXA-23-producing carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii belonging to clonal complex II in different hospitals in Lebanon. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases 2016, 52:29-36

62-` Al Atrouni A, Hamze M, Rafei R, Eveillard M, Joly-Guillou ML, Kempf M: Diversity of Acinetobacter species isolated from different environments in Lebanon: a nationwide study. Future microbiology 2016, 11:1147-1156.

63-    Al Atrouni A, Joly-Guillou ML, Hamze M, Kempf M: Reservoirs of Non-baumannii Acinetobacter Species. Frontiers in microbiology 2016, 7:49.


64-    Al-Attrache H, Chamieh H, Hamze M, Morel I, Taha S, Abdel-Razzak Z: N-acetylcysteine potentiates diclofenac toxicity in Saccharomyces cerevisiae: stronger potentiation in ABC transporter mutant strains. Drug and chemical toxicology 2017:1-6.


65-    Al-Bayssari C, Olaitan AO, Leangapichart T, Okdah L, Dabboussi F, Hamze M, Rolain JM: Whole-Genome Sequence of a blaOXA-48-Harboring Raoultella ornithinolytica Clinical Isolate from Lebanon. Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy 2016, 60(4):2548-2550.

66-    Beyrouthy R, Robin F, Hamze M, Bonnet R: IncFIIk plasmid harbouring an amplification of 16S rRNA methyltransferase-encoding gene rmtH associated with mobile element ISCR2. The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 2017, 72(2):402-406.

67-    Chamoun K, Farah M, Araj G, Daoud Z, Moghnieh R, Salameh P, Saade D, Mokhbat J, Abboud E, Hamze M et al: Surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in Lebanese hospitals: retrospective nationwide compiled data. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases 2016, 46:64-70.

68-    Christophy R, Osman M, Mallat H, Achkar M, Ziedeh A, Moukaddem W, Dabboussi F, Hamze M: Prevalence, antibiotic susceptibility and characterization of antibiotic resistant genes among carbapenem-resistant Gram-negative bacilli and yeast in intestinal flora of cancer patients in North Lebanon. Journal of infection and public health 2017.

69-    Diab M, Hamze M, Madec JY, Haenni M: High Prevalence of Non-ST131 CTX-M-15-Producing Escherichia coli in Healthy Cattle in Lebanon. Microbial drug resistance 2017, 23(2):261-266.

 

71-    Haddad JG, Rouille Y, Hanoulle X, Descamps V, Hamze M, Dabboussi F, Baumert TF, Duverlie G, Lavie M, Dubuisson J: Identification of Novel Functions for Hepatitis C Virus Envelope Glycoprotein E1 in Virus Entry and Assembly. Journal of virology 2017, 91(8).

72-    Hamze M, Osman M, Achkar M, Mallat H, Dabboussi F: Alarming increase in prevalence of Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections associated with a high level of antibiotic resistance in Tripoli, Lebanon. International journal of antimicrobial agents 2016, 48(5):576-577.

73-    Kfoury KAE, Romond MB, Scuotto A, Alidjinou EK, Dabboussi F, Hamze M, Engelmann I, Sane F, Hober D: Bifidobacteria-derived lipoproteins inhibit infection with coxsackievirus b4 in vitro. International journal of antimicrobial agents 2017.

74-    Osman M, El Safadi D, Cian A, Benamrouz S, Nourrisson C, Poirier P, Pereira B, Razakandrainibe R, Pinon A, Lambert C et al: Correction: Prevalence and Risk Factors for Intestinal Protozoan Infections with Cryptosporidium, Giardia, Blastocystis and Dientamoeba among Schoolchildren in Tripoli, Lebanon. PLoS neglected tropical diseases 2016, 10(4):e0004643.

75-    Osman M, El Safadi D, Cian A, Benamrouz S, Nourrisson C, Poirier P, Pereira B, Razakandrainibe R, Pinon A, Lambert C et al: Prevalence and Risk Factors for Intestinal Protozoan Infections with Cryptosporidium, Giardia, Blastocystis and Dientamoeba among Schoolchildren in Tripoli, Lebanon. PLoS neglected tropical diseases 2016, 10(3):e0004496.

76-    Tokajian S, Eisen JA, Jospin G, Hamze M, Rafei R, Salloum T, Ibrahim J, Coil DA: Draft Genome Sequences of Acinetobacter baumannii Strains Harboring the blaNDM-1 Gene Isolated in Lebanon from Civilians Wounded during the Syrian Civil War. Genome announcements 2016, 4(1).

77-    Wehbe M, Huguenin A, Leveque N, Semler BL, Hamze M, Andreoletti L, Bouin A: Construction of a subgenomic CV-B3 replicon expressing emerald green fluorescent protein to assess viral replication of a cardiotropic enterovirus strain in cultured human cells. Journal of virological methods 2016, 230:1-8.

78-    Al Atrouni A, Joly-Guillou ML, Hamze M, Kempf M: Emergence of NDM-1 and OXA-72 producing Acinetobacter pittii clinical isolates in Lebanon. New microbes and new infections 2016, 12:43-44.

79-    Al Atrouni A, Kempf M, Eveillard M, Rafei R, Hamze M, Joly-Guillou ML: First report of Oxa-72-producing Acinetobacter calcoaceticus in Lebanon. New microbes and new infections 2016, 9:11-12.

80-    Hamze M, Osman M, Mallat H, Achkar M: Antibiotic Susceptibility of Salmonella spp., Shigella spp. and enteropathogenic Escherichia coli strains isolated from diarrheic children in Tripoli, North Lebanon. International Arab Journal for Antimicrobial Agents 2016, 6(2).

81-    Hamze M, Osman M, Mallat H, Achkar M: Prevalence and antibiotic susceptibility of ear pathogens isolated from patients in Tripoli, north of Lebanon. International Arab Journal for Antimicrobial Agents 2017, 7(1).

82-    Osman M, Mallat H, Hamze M, BouRaad E: Prevalence and antibiotic susceptibility patterns of bacteria causing urinary tract infections in Youssef Hospital Center: first report from Akkar governorate, North Lebanon. International Arab journal of antimicrobial agents 2017, 7(1).

83-    Alwan S, El Omari K, Soufi H, Zreika S, Sukarieh I, Chihib N, Charafeddine J, Hamze M: Evaluation of the antibacterial activity of Micromeria barbata in Lebanon. Journal of Essential Oil Bearing Plants 2016, 19(2):321-327.
84-    Al Atrouni Ahmad, Kempf Marie, Eveillard Matthieu, Rafei Rayane, Hamze Monzer, Joly-Guillou Marie-Laure. First report of Oxa-72-producing Acinetobacter calcoaceticus in Lebanon. New Microbe and New Infect, 2016; 9: 11–12. Doi:10.1016/j.nmni.2015.11.010
85-    Tokajian Sima, Eisen Jonathan A., Jospin Guillaume, Hamze Monzer, Rafei Rayane, Salloum Tamara, Ibrahim Joe, Coil David A. Draft Genome Sequences of Acinetobacter baumannii Strains Harboring the blaNDM-1 Gene Isolated in Lebanon from Civilians Wounded during the Syrian Civil War. Genome Announc, 2016, 4:e01678-15. doi:10.1128/genomeA.01678-15.
86-    Al Atrouni Ahmad, Hamze Monzer, Rafei Rayane, Eveillard Matthieu, Joly-Guillou Marie-Laure, Kempf Marie. Diversity of Acinetobacter species isolated from different environments in Lebanon: a nationwide study. Future Microbiol. 2016 sep; 11:1147-56. doi: 10.2217/fmb-2016-0082. Epub 2016 Aug 22.
87-    El Ashkar Salam, Osman Marwan, Rafei Rayane, Mallat Hassan, Achkar Marcel, Dabboussi Fouad, Hamze Monzer. Molecular detection of genes responsible for macrolide resistance among Streptococcus pneumoniae isolated in North Lebanon. J Infect Public Health. 2017 Feb 16. pii: S1876-0341(17)30026-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jiph.2016.11.014.

88-    El Moujaber Grace, Osman Marwan, Rafei Rayane, Dabboussi Fouad, Hamze Monzer. Molecular Mechanisms and Epidemiology of Resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae in the Middle East Region. Journal of Medical Microbiology. In press. 

 

Conférences dans le domaine de la Microbiologie

1-    D. ALAMEDINE, M. KHALIL, M. HAMZE, A. DAHER ; Développement d’un système pour la lecture et l’interprétation automatique de l’antibiogramme; International Conference on: Advances in Biomedical engineering; ICABME  AZM Centre for Biotechnology-Lebanese University, Mitein street, Tripoli, Lebanon. 8 July 2011.


2-    Monzer HAMZE, Saïd YAMINE, et Fouad DABBOUSSI. Recherche d’entérobactéries productrices de BLSE dans des produits alimentaires au nord Liban Communication Orale. Réf : «CO-60» 9e Congrès National de la Société Française de Microbiologie- Lille, France.  7-8, Feb 2013.


3-    M. HAMZE, F. DABBOUSSI, T. ABDOU, M. RADWAN, Z. AWAD. Etude sur la qualité bactériologique et recherche des bactéries multirésistantes aux antibiotiques dans 50 puits à AKKAR. Colloque organisé par : Association Scientifique Européenne pour l’Eau et la Santé: Le risque dans le domaine de l’eau : de la théorie à la pratique .Viva qua –Bruxelles –Belgique. 5-6 mai 2011.


4-    Monzer HAMZE, Fouad DABBOUSSI, Marcel ACHKAR et Hassan MALLAT. Sensibilité aux antibiotiques  de 51 isolats cliniques de Streptococcus pneumoniae isolés au nord Liban». Poster, Réf. P-009. 7-8, Feb 2013.


5-    Monzer HAMZE, Hassan MALLAT,Joseph RACHKIDI and Marcel ACHKAR. Abstract reference no. A-435-0001-00635: “the prevalence of enterobacteriaceae ESBL producing isolated from urinary tract infection in children in northern lebanon”. 30th Annuel Meeting of the Europeans Society for paediatric infectious Diseases.Thessaloniki,Greece,. 8-12, May 2012.


6-    M. HAMZE,  H. MALLAT, S. HLAIS, M.BODON. Etude sur la prévalence  de portage  intestinal  de bactéries multirésistantes chez des enfants admis à l’hôpital Nini au nord Liban. 8ème Congrès National de la SFM, Palais des Congrès de Marseille-France. 2-5 juin 2010.


7-    F. DABBOUSSI, M. HAMZE, R. El KHUDARY, S. HLEISS. Mammites des bovidés : germes en cause et sensibilité aux antibiotiques. Etude au nord du Liban. 8ème Congrès National de la SFM, Palais des Congrès de Marseille-France. 2-5 juin 2010.


8-    M. HAMZE, S. HLAIS, J. RACHKIDI, H. MALLAT, E. LICHAA, N. ZAHAB. Les Infections à virus respiratoire syncitial au Liban-Nord. Prévalence au cours de l’hiver 2008-2009. The XI Lebanese Congress on Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases organized by The Lebanese Society for Infectious Diseases. Bristol Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon.19-21 Novembre 2009


9-    M. HAMZE, H. MALLAT, S. HLAIS and M. BODON. Intestinal carriage of Multi-Resistant Bacteria (MRB) in children hospitalized at the pediatric department of Nini hospital in Northern Lebanon. The 7th Arab Conference for Antimicrobial Agents. Le Commodore Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon. 6-8 Novembre 2009.


10-   M. HAMZE. Développement de la formation en sante et environnement/control agroalimentaire à la Faculté de Santé Publique - Université Libanaise. Congrès sur les formations professionnelles courtes  - organisé par l’IUTA de l’université de Lille1–Palais de congrès – Marrakech-MAROC. 27-30 avril 2009.


11-   M. HAMZE. Hygiène hospitalière au Liban -État actuel -problèmes rencontrés et solutions proposés. Congrès sur les formations professionnelles courtes organisé par l’IUTA de l’université de Lille1–Palais de congrès –Marrakech - Maroc. 27-30 avril 2009.


12-   Monzer HAMZE,Hassan MALLAT, Joseph RACHKIDI and Marcel ACHKAR. The prevalence of enterobacteriaceae ESBL producing isolated from urinary tract infection in children in Northern Lebanon” European society for pediatric infectious deseases, Grece, 2012.


13-   M. HAMZE, H. MALLAT et J. MOKHBAT. Etude préliminaire sur la prévalence des infections à Legionella pneumophila au Liban. The IXth Lebanese Conference on Infectious Diseases. Organized by The Lebanese Society for Infectious Diseases and Lebanese Order of Physicians in Beirut. Holiday Inn, les Dunes – Verdun - Beirut – Lebanon. 25-27 Octobre 2007.


14-   Imad AL KASSAA ,Monzer HAMZE and Fouad DABBOUSSI,  PHENOTYPIC AND MOLECULAR CHARACTERIZATION OF -LACTAMS RESISTANCE, BIO- CAPSULAR TYPING OF NASOPHARYNGEAL COLONIZING HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE FROM PRESCHOOL CHILDREN IN NORTH-LEBANON, European society for pediatric infectious deseases, Grece, 2012.


15-   A. ELKAK, O. ELATAT, J. HABIB, M. ABBAS Occurrence of aflatoxin M1 in cheese processed and marketed in Lebanon. Food Control 25, 140-143, (2012).


16-   A. ELKAK, T. YEHIA, I. SALLOUB, F. BERRY . A one step separation of immunoglobulin G from bovine serum by pseudobioaffinity chromatography on histidine grafted to epoxy activated sepharose. Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering 17, 584-590, (2012).


17-   M. SROUR, I. KASSAB, H. MATTA, A. ELKAK Histidine based adsorbents for selective removal of monoclonal immunoglobulin IgM from Waldenstrm’s macroglobulinemia patient sera : A preliminary study. Journal of Chromatography B 932, 1-5, (2013).


18-   M. DAOUD-ATTIEH, H. CHAIB, C. ARMUTCU, L. UZUN, A. ELKAK, A. DENIZLI. Immunoglobulin G purification from bovine serum with pseudo-specific supermacroporous cryogels.Separation and Purification Technology 118, 816-822, (2013).


19-   Osman M, El Safadi D, Benamrouz S, Guyot K, Dei-cas E, El Moukhtar A, Creuzy C, Mallat H, Hamze M, Dabboussi F, Viscogliosi E, Certad G (2015) Initial data on the molecular epidemiology of cryptosporidiosis in Lebanon, Plos One, in publication


20-   Fréalle E*, El Safadi D*, Cian A, Aubry E, Certad G, Osman M, Wacrenier A, Dutoit E, Creusy C, Dubos F, Viscogliosi E (2014) Blastocystis infection in Casablanca (Morocco) resulting in gastroenteritis and suppurative appendicitis with peritonitis in a 9-year-old child. Emerging Infectious Disease, Vol.21 No 1. * Co-premiers auteurs.


21-   El Safadi D, Gaayeb L, Meloni D, Cian A, Poirier P, Wawrzyniak I, Delbac F, Dabboussi F, Delhaes L, Seck M, Hamze M, Riveau G, Viscogliosi E (2014) Children of Senegal River Basin show the highest prevalence of Blastocystis sp. ever observed worldwide BMC Infectious Disease, 14:164 (Highly accessed).


22-   CD3bright  T cells are the major innate source of interleukin-17A during pneumococcal infection in mice. MAYA HASSANE, CHRISTOPHE PAGET, BACHAR ISMAIL, FOUAD DABBOUSSI, FRANÇOIS TROTTEIN. 20th LAAS International Science Conference LAAS: New Frontiers in Science, Beirut, Lebanon, March 27-29 2014. P.82


23-   Interleukine-17A positively regulates human Mycobacterium granuloma formation and maintenance. MOHAMAD  BACHAR  ISMAIL,  ALEXANDRE  BELOT,  CARINE  MAISSE,  FABIENNE  COURY-LUCAS, NATHALIE BISSAY AND CHRISTINE DELPRAT. 7th International Conference on Health Issues in Arab Communities, Muskat, Sultanate of Oman, March 1-7 2015.


24-   Etude de l’activité neutralisante anti-Coxsackievirus B de la salive des patients diabétiques de type 1 et des sujets contrôles au Liban. J HADDAD, F SANE, F BADIA, B ISMAIL, F DABBOUSSI, D HOBER, M HAMZE . 21th LAAS International Science Conference LAAS - Horizon 2020: Advances in Sciences and technology Beirut, Lebanon, April 15-17, 2015


25-   Rafei Rayane, Dabboussi Fouad, Hamze Monzer, Eveillard Matthieu, Joly-Guillou Marie-Laure, Kempf Marie. Ecologie microbienne d’Acinetobacter baumannii au Liban: Recherche de sa présence hors de l’environnement hospitalier. Proceedings of 20th LAAS International Science Conference Advanced Research for Better Tomorrow. 2014 Mar 27-29. Beirut, Lebanon.


26-   Rafei Rayane, Dabboussi Fouad, Hamze Monzer, Eveillard Matthieu, Joly-Guillou Marie-Laure, Kempf Marie. Molecular epidemiology and carbapenem resistance mechanisms in Acinetobacter baumannii strains isolated from different environments in Lebanon at Acinetobacter biology. 2014. Nantes, France.


27-   Hamze Monzer, Rafei Rayane, Dabboussi Fouad, Mallat Hassan. Characterization of 75 clinical strains of Acinetobacter baumanii isolated at the governmental hospital in Tripoli – Northern Lebanon. Congress of Lebanese society of infectious diseases & clinical microbiology. 2014. Beirut, Lebanon.


28-   Hamze Monzer, Bayrouthy Racha, Rafei Rayane, El Baysari Charbel, Dabboussi Fouad. Characterization of genes responsible for carbapenemase resistance in North Lebanon.7th International Conference on Health Issues in Arab Communities. 2015 Mar 1-7. Muscat, Oman.

29-.    Al Atrouni A, Joly-Guillou ML, Hamze M, Kempf M. Emergence of NDM-1 and OXA-72 producing Acinetobacter pittii clinical isolates in Lebanon. New microbes and new infections. 2016 Jul;12:43-4.


30-   Al Atrouni A, Joly-Guillou ML, Hamze M, Kempf M. Reservoirs of Non-baumannii Acinetobacter Species. Frontiers in microbiology. 2016;7:49.


31-   Al Atrouni A, Kempf M, Eveillard M, Rafei R, Hamze M, Joly-Guillou ML. First report of Oxa-72-producing Acinetobacter calcoaceticus in Lebanon. New microbes and new infections. 2016 Jan;9:11-2.


32-   Al-Bayssari C, Olaitan AO, Leangapichart T, Okdah L, Dabboussi F, Hamze M, et al. Whole-Genome Sequence of a blaOXA-48-Harboring Raoultella ornithinolytica Clinical Isolate from Lebanon. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 Apr;60(4):2548-50.


33-   Chamoun K, Farah M, Araj G, Daoud Z, Moghnieh R, Salameh P, et al. Surveillance of antimicrobial resistance in Lebanese hospitals: retrospective nationwide compiled data. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases. 2016 Mar 17;46:64-70.


34-   Diab M, Hamze M, Madec JY, Haenni M. High Prevalence of Non-ST131 CTX-M-15-Producing Escherichia coli in Healthy Cattle in Lebanon. Microbial drug resistance. 2016 Jun 15.
35-.  Osman M, El Safadi D, Cian A, Benamrouz S, Nourrisson C, Poirier P, et al. Correction: Prevalence and Risk Factors for Intestinal Protozoan Infections with Cryptosporidium, Giardia, Blastocystis and Dientamoeba among Schoolchildren in Tripoli, Lebanon. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2016 Apr;10(4):e0004643.


36-   Osman M, El Safadi D, Cian A, Benamrouz S, Nourrisson C, Poirier P, et al. Prevalence and Risk Factors for Intestinal Protozoan Infections with Cryptosporidium, Giardia, Blastocystis and Dientamoeba among Schoolchildren in Tripoli, Lebanon. PLoS neglected tropical diseases. 2016 Mar;10(3):e0004496.


37-   Tokajian S, Eisen JA, Jospin G, Hamze M, Rafei R, Salloum T, et al. Draft Genome Sequences of Acinetobacter baumannii Strains Harboring the blaNDM-1 Gene Isolated in Lebanon from Civilians Wounded during the Syrian Civil War. Genome announcements. 2016;4(1).


38-   Wehbe M, Huguenin A, Leveque N, Semler BL, Hamze M, Andreoletti L, et al. Construction of a subgenomic CV-B3 replicon expressing emerald green fluorescent protein to assess viral replication of a cardiotropic enterovirus strain in cultured human cells. Journal of virological methods. 2016 Apr;230:1-8.


39-   Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections associated with a high level of antibiotic resistance in Tripoli, Lebanon. International journal of antimicrobial agents. 2016 Nov;48(5):576-7.


40-   Al Atrouni A, Hamze M, Rafei R, Eveillard M, Joly-Guillou ML, Kempf M. Diversity of Acinetobacter species isolated from different environments in Lebanon: a nationwide study. Future Microbiol. 2016 Sep;11:1147-56.


41-   Al Atrouni A, Hamze M, Jisr T, Lemarie C, Eveillard M, Joly-Guillou ML, et al. Wide spread of OXA-23-producing carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii belonging to clonal complex II in different hospitals in Lebanon. International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases. 2016 Sep 20;52:29-36.


42-   Al Bayssari C, Dabboussi F, Hamze M, Rolain JM. Emergence of carbapenemase-producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumannii in livestock animals in Lebanon. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 Mar;70(3):950-1.


43-   Al Bayssari C, Olaitan AO, Dabboussi F, Hamze M, Rolain JM. Emergence of OXA-48-producing Escherichia coli clone ST38 in fowl. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2015 Jan;59(1):745-6.


44-   Al-Bayssari C, Dabboussi F, Hamze M, Rolain JM. Detection of expanded-spectrum beta-lactamases in Gram-negative bacteria in the 21st century. Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther. 2015;13(9):1139-58.


45-.  Hamze M, Ismail MB, Rahmo A, Dabbousi F. Pyrosequencing for rapid detection of tuberculosis resistance to Rifampicin and Isoniazid in Syrian and Lebanese clinical isolates. International Journal of Mycobacteriology. 2015;4(3):228-32.


46-   Kassaa IA, Hober D, Hamze M, Caloone D, Dewilde A, Chihib NE, et al. Vaginal Lactobacillus gasseri CMUL57 can inhibit herpes simplex type 2 but not Coxsackievirus B4E2. Archives of microbiology. 2015 Jun;197(5):657-64.


47-   Osman M, Al Nasbeh A, Rafei R, Mallat H, Achkar M, Dabbousi F, et al. Characterization of resistance genes to macrolides, lincosamides and streptogramins (MLS) among clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus in North Lebanon. The International Arabic Journal of Antimicrobial Agents. 2015;5(4:3):1-8.


48-   Osman M, El Safadi D, Benamrouz S, Guyot K, Dei-Cas E, Aliouat el M, et al. Initial data on the molecular epidemiology of cryptosporidiosis in Lebanon. PLoS One. 2015;10(5):e0125129.


49-   Rafei R, Hamze M, Pailhories H, Eveillard M, Marsollier L, Joly-Guillou ML, et al. Extrahuman Epidemiology of Acinetobacter baumannii in Lebanon. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2015 Apr 1;81(7):2359-67.


50-   Rafei R, Pailhories H, Hamze M, Eveillard M, Mallat H, Dabboussi F, et al. Molecular epidemiology of Acinetobacter baumannii in different hospitals in Tripoli, Lebanon using bla OXA-51-like sequence based typing. BMC Microbiol. 2015;15(1):103.