Publications and communications of Cécile MEEX

Meuris, C., Darcis, G., Orban, C., Hayette, M.-P., Meex, C., Desmecht, D., & Bours, V. (2023). Study of asymptomatic rectal carriage of Monkeypox virus in men who have sex with men, and immunological answer to vaccination, followed in Liège University Hospital.

Voisot, A., Triffaux, F., Roland, I., Meex, C., Detrembleur, N., Baron, F., WILLEMS, E., David, W., Beguin, Y., & Servais, S. (22 September 2022). Endovesical instillation of Cidofovir in the treatment of BK polyomavirus hemorrhagic cystitis after allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation. Current Research in Translational Medicine, 71 (1), 103366. doi:10.1016/j.retram.2022.103366

EGREK, S., Sacheli, R., Meex, C., Taveira Da Silva Pereira, M. I., Hayette, M.-P., & Melin, P. (07 June 2022). Evaluation of Whole-Genome Sequencing combined with a bioinformatics tool for the complete characterization of Streptococcus agalactiae infection. Poster session presented at The 2022 Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases, Stockholm, Sweden.

Sacheli, R., Meex, C., Taveira Da Silva Pereira, M. I., Hayette, M.-P., & Melin, P. (07 June 2022). Characterization of Group B Streptococcus strains isolated from neonatal invasive diseases in Belgium, 2018. Poster session presented at The 2022 Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases, Stockholm, Sweden.

Sacheli, R., Meex, C., Taveira Da Silva Pereira, M. I., Hayette, M.-P., & Melin, P. (June 2022). Group B Streptococcus (GBS) invasive infections among non-pregnant adults in Belgium, 2018: bacteriological and clinical characteristics. Poster session presented at The 2022 Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases.

MEEX, C., DEVEY, A., Defêche, J., BONTEMS, S., DESCY, J., HAYETTE, M.-P., SACHELI, R., & MELIN, P. (2022). Evaluation of the Revogene GBS DS assay performance for the intrapartum screening of group B streptococcus in comparison with intrapartum culture. Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease. doi:10.1016/j.diagmicrobio.2021.115616

Catarin, N., MEEX, C., FONTAINE, C., NIZET, A., HAYETTE, M.-P., & DESCY, J. (July 2021). Evaluation of analytical performance of dRAST™ system for direct and rapid antimicrobial susceptibility testing on Gram-negative and Gram-positive organisms from positive blood cultures. Poster session presented at 31st European Congress of Clinical Microbiology & Infectious Diseases.

FONTAINE, C., Catarin, N., MEEX, C., Vercheval, C., MACLOT, F., HAYETTE, M.-P., & DESCY, J. (July 2021). Clinical impact of a direct Rapid Antimicrobial Susceptibility Testing (dRAST) in administration of optimal therapy in patients with bloodstream infection. Poster session presented at ECCMID.

SEYNAEVE, Y., Heylen, J., FONTAINE, C., MACLOT, F., MEEX, C., Diep, A. N., Donneau, A.-F., HAYETTE, M.-P., & DESCY, J. (24 June 2021). Evaluation of Two Rapid Antigenic Tests for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 in Nasopharyngeal Swabs. Journal of Clinical Medicine, 10 (13), 2774. doi:10.3390/jcm10132774

Bollen, N., Artesi, M., Durkin, K., Hong, S. L., Potter, B., Boujemla, B., Vanmechelen, B., Martí-Carreras, J., Wawina-Bokalanga, T., Meex, C., Bontems, S., Hayette, M.-P., André, E., Maes, P., Bours, V., Baele, G., & Dellicour, S. (2021). Exploiting genomic surveillance to map the spatio-temporal dispersal of SARS-CoV-2 spike mutations in Belgium across 2020. Scientific Reports, 11 (1), 18580. doi:10.1038/s41598-021-97667-9

Dellicour, S., Durkin, K., Hong, S., Vanmechelen, B., Marti-Carreras, J., Gill, M., Meex, C., Bontems, S., André, E., Gilbert, M., Walker, C., De Maio, N., Hadfield, J., Hayette, M.-P., Bours, V., Wawina-Bokalanga, T., Artesi, M., Baele, G., Maes, P., & Faria, N. R. (2021). A phylodynamic workflow to rapidly gain insights into the dispersal history and dynamics of SARS-CoV-2 lineages. Molecular Biology and Evolution. doi:10.1093/molbev/msaa284

Maclot, F., Bontems, S., Meex, C., Artesi, M., Beckers, P., Bours, V., Durkin, K., & Hayette, M.-P. (2021). Development of a multiplex RT-qPCR using the drop out strategy to screen the SARS-CoV-2 South African 501Y.V2 variant. The Journal of infection, 83 (1), 19-e21. doi:10.1016/j.jinf.2021.04.035

Meuris, C., Kremer, C., Geerinck, A., Locquet, M., Bruyère, O., Defêche, J., Meex, C., Hayette, M.-P., Duchene, L., Dellot, P., Azarzar, S., Maréchal, N., Sauvage, A.-S., Frippiat, F., Giot, J.-B., Léonard, P., Fombellida, K., Moutschen, M., Durkin, K., ... Darcis, G. (2021). Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 After COVID-19 Screening and Mitigation Measures for Primary School Children Attending School in Liège, Belgium. JAMA Network Open, 4 (10), 2128757. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.28757

Saegerman, C., GILBERT, A., Donneau, A.-F., GANGOLF, M., Diep, A. N., Meex, C., Bontems, S., Hayette, M.-P., D'Orio, V., & Ghuysen, A. (2021). Clinical decision support tool for diagnosis of COVID-19 in hospitals. PLoS ONE, 16 (3 March). doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0247773

Hayette, M.-P., MEEX, C., BONTEMS, S., Diop, C. S., NIZET, A., Lamtiri Laarif, M., DESCY, J., VAIRA, D., Jacques, J., Thys, M., GILLET, P., & MELIN, P. (September 2020). La déferlante COVID-19 : la PCR à la rescousse ! : Chronique d’une gestion de crise au Laboratoire de Microbiologie clinique du CHU de Liège. Revue Médicale de Liège, 75 (S55-S61), 55-61.

Artesi, M., Bontems, S., Göbbels, P., Franckh, M., Maes, P., BOREUX, R., MEEX, C., MELIN, P., Hayette, M.-P., Bours, V., & Durkin, K. (2020). A recurrent mutation at position 1 26,340 of SARS-CoV-2 is associated with failure of the E-gene qRT-PCR utilized in a commercial dual-target diagnostic assay. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. doi:10.1128/JCM.01598-20

SACHELI, R., Henri, A.-S., SEIDEL, L., ERNST, M., DARFOUF, R., ADJETEY BAHUN, A., SCHYNS, M., MARECHAL, L., MEEX, C., ARRESE ESTRADA, J., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (2020). Evaluation of the new Id-Fungi plates from Conidia for MALDI-TOF MS identification of filamentous fungi and comparison with conventional methods as identification tool for dermatophytes from nails, hair and skin samples. Mycoses. doi:10.1111/myc.13156

Diop, C. S., DESCY, J., MEEX, C., SACHELI, R., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (April 2020). Saccharomyces cerevisiae fungaemia: a 10-year review in the CHU of Liege (Belgium). Poster session presented at 30th ECCMID.

MEEX, C., Douillez, S., Kinet-Poleur, A., SACHELI, R., & MELIN, P. (April 2020). Characterization of Group B Streptococci (GBS) colonizing pregnant women in Belgium, 2018: antimicrobial susceptibility profile and distributions of capsular-types, pili-types and sequence-types. Poster session presented at 30th ECCMID, Paris, France.

SACHELI, R., Winandy, S., ADJETEY BAHUN, A., DARFOUF, R., Legras, Q., MEEX, C., MARECHAL, L., ARRESE ESTRADA, J., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (April 2020). Clinical evaluation of the ID-fungi® plates for direct identification of dermatophytes on nail, hair and skin samples by Maldi-Tof MS. Poster session presented at 30th ECCMID, Paris, France.

SCHMITT, J., Diop, C. S., Schoneveld, L., MEEX, C., MELIN, P., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (April 2020). Evaluation of the Qiastat-Dx Gastro-intestinal panel at the University Hospital of Liege (Belgium). Poster session presented at 30th ECCMID.

Melin, P., SACHELI, R., Lambotte, O., Hayette, M.-P., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., & MEEX, C. (2019). Group B streptococcus neonatal invasive infections in Belgium 2010-2017, and characterization of isolated strains. In I. C. INMIS, INMIS 2019 Abstract book.

SACHELI, R., Henri, A.-S., Detollenaere, L., MEEX, C., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (April 2019). Evaluation of the new Conidia® medium for Maldi-Tof MS identification of filamentous fungi. Poster session presented at 29th ECCMID.

Bontems, S., BOREUX, R., CAPRARO, V., Huynen, P., DESCY, J., Melin, P., Hayette, M.-P., & MEEX, C. (2019). Evaluation of the Abbott RealTime quantitative CMV and EBV assays using the maxCycle protocol in a laboratory automation context. Journal of Virological Methods, 270, 137-145. doi:10.1016/j.jviromet.2019.05.007

Skripkina, E., Canivet, A., Wautier, M., Martiny, D., Hallin, M., MEEX, C., & LAYIOS, N. (2019). Méningite à Campylobacter jejuni. Revue Médicale de Liège, 74 (7-8), 420-423.

MEEX, C., Defêche, J., DEVEY, A., DESCY, J., HAYETTE, M.-P., HUYNEN, P., SACHELI, R., & MELIN, P. (December 2018). Dépistage intrapartum du Streptococcus agalactiae par PCR GenePOC GBS DS. Poster session presented at 38ème Réunion Interdisciplinaire de Chimiothérapie Anti-Infectieuse (RICAI).

MEEX, C. (November 2018). Panel FilmArray® pour le diagnostic des méningites/encéphalites : Implémentation et bilan après 1 an d’utilisation au CHU de Liège. Paper presented at Glem des maladies infectieuses - Erasme.

Wittekamp, B. H., Plantinga, N. L., Cooper, B. S., Lopez-Contreras, J., Coll, P., Mancebo, J., Wise, M. P., Morgan, M. P. G., Depuydt, P., Boelens, J., Dugernier, T., Verbelen, V., Jorens, P. G., Verbrugghe, W., Malhotra-Kumar, S., Damas, P., MEEX, C., Leleu, K., van den Abeele, A.-M., ... Bonten, M. J. M. (22 October 2018). Decontamination Strategies and Bloodstream Infections With Antibiotic-Resistant Microorganisms in Ventilated Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association, 320 (20), 2087-2098. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.13765

DESCY, J., MEEX, C., BONTEMS, S., HAYETTE, M.-P., HUYNEN, P., & MELIN, P. (21 April 2018). VALIDATION, IMPLEMENTATION AND ROUTINE WORK WITH TOTAL LAB-AUTOMATION BD-KIESTRA : A TWO-YEAR EXPERIENCE AT THE UNIVERSITY HOSPITAL OF LIÈGE, BELGIUM. Poster session presented at ECCMID 2018.

DESCY, J., VISEE, C., FRIPPIAT, F., MEEX, C., LAYIOS, N., VAN BAMBEKE, F., & MELIN, P. (21 April 2018). Temocillin susceptibility testing with Vitek2® system and E-test® Are these methods reliable to determine temocillin MIC ? Poster session presented at ECCMID 2018.

MEEX, C., DEVEY, A., PHAM HONG, N., VAN GEET, M., DARFOUF, R., SACHELI, R., & MELIN, P. (February 2018). Prevalence and capsular-polysaccharide type distribution of colonizing group B streptococci (GBS) isolated from rectovaginal samples in pregnant women in Hanoï, Vietnam. Poster session presented at 1st International Symposium on Streptococcus agalactiae Disease, Cape Town, South Africa.

FRIPPIAT, F., Hayette, M.-P., & MEEX, C. (25 January 2018). L’approche syndromique : quel bénéfice pour le patient ? Application aux méningo-encéphalites. Paper presented at Formation continue en biologie clinique, LIEGE, Belgium.

MEEX, C. (2018). MALDI-TOF MS en Microbiologie clinique - 3ème BAC SBIM - Année académique 2017-2018.

MEEX, C. (2018). Bactéries transmissibles par le sang - Master en Médecine Transfusionnelle 2018-2019.

MELIN, P., LECOMTE, L., SACHELI, R., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., & MEEX, C. (2018). Group B Streptococcus neonatal invasive infections in Belgium, 2013-2016. In Abstract book of 1st ISSAD 2018.

SACHELI, R., MEEX, C., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., & MELIN, P. (2018). Characterization of Group B Streptococcus strains isolated from neonatal invasive diseases in Belgium, 2015. In abstract book of 1st ISSAD 2018.

SACHELI, R., MEEX, C., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., & MELIN, P. (2018). 2015 Surveillance of Group B Streptococcus strains isolated from invasive diseases among adults in Belgium : bacteriological and clinical characteristics. In Abstract book of 1st ISSAD 2018.

MEEX, C., DUPONT, A., SACHELI, R., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., & MELIN, P. (19 October 2017). Evaluation of the Xpert®GBS LB test (Cepheid) performed on antenatal screening LIM enrichment broth for detection of Streptococcus agalactiae or group B streptococcus, compared to the reference culture method. Paper presented at 20th Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases 2017, Denarau Island, Fiji.

MEEX, C., DEVEY, A., PHAM HONG, N., VAN GEET, M., DARFOUF, R., SACHELI, R., & MELIN, P. (October 2017). Prevalence and capsular-polysaccharide type distribution of colonizing group B streptococci (GBS) isolated from recto-vaginal samples in pregnant women in Hanoï, Vietnam. Poster session presented at 20th Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases 2017, Denarau Island, Fiji.

SACHELI, R., DESCY, J., MEEX, C., HUYNEN, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., & MELIN, P. (October 2017). Evolution of rate and genotypes of resistance to macrolide/lincosamide among invasive Group B Streptococcus (GBS): Development of a multiplex PCR tool for simultaneous detection of ErmB, ErmTr, MefA and LsaC resistance genes. Poster session presented at 20th Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases 2017, Denarau Island, Fiji.

SACHELI, R., Ferrer Clusella, A., ADJETEY BAHUN, A., DARFOUF, R., MEEX, C., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (October 2017). Comparison of four methods for the identification of Trichophyton benhamiae strains: Maldi-Tof MS, ITS sequencing, Diversilab® system and DermaGenius® Multiplex Real-Time PCR kit. Poster session presented at 8th trends in Medical Mycology, Belgrade, Serbia.

SACHELI, R., MEEX, C., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., & MELIN, P. (October 2017). Update of the characteristics of Group B Streptococci (GBS) colonizing pregnant women in Belgium: capsular-type distribution, pili characterization, antimicrobial susceptibility profile and Multiple Locus Sequence Types. Poster session presented at 20th Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases 2017, Denarau Island, Fiji.

André-Mathieu, F., BECK, F., MEEX, C., NYS, M., & DAMAS, P. (June 2017). Preliminary results about the clinical impact of ESBL colonization in ICU patients. Paper presented at SIZ Congress.

VISEE, C., FRIPPIAT, F., DESCY, J., MEEX, C., MELIN, P., MISTRETTA, V., VAN BAMBEKE, F., & LAYIOS, N. (22 April 2017). Are Vitek2 system and E-test relevant and reliable for determining susceptibility to temocillin? Poster session presented at 27th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), Vienne, Austria.

BONTEMS, S., BOREUX, R., CAPRARO, V., HUYNEN, P., DESCY, J., MELIN, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., & MEEX, C. (April 2017). Evaluation of the Abbott RealTime CMV and EBV assays on the m2000 (Abbott) platform. Poster session presented at ECCMID, Vienne, Austria.

Deleixhe, B., FRIPPIAT, F., Léonard, P., WITHOFS, N., MEEX, C., Pierard, L., & Moutschen, M. (2017). Endocardite à aggregatibacter aphrophilus sur prothèses valvulaires. Revue Médicale de Liège, 72 (12), 522-528.

DESCY, J., MEEX, C., & MELIN, P. (28 October 2016). Multi-résistance aux antibiotiques chez les bacilles Gram négatif en 2016: Ampleur du problème, impact clinique et moyens diagnostiques. Paper presented at Séminaire du CIP, Liege, Belgium.

MELIN, P., DESCY, J., & MEEX, C. (2016). Infections de la shère génitale. In P. MELIN & M. POLET, Les infections de la sphère génitale. Bruxelles, Belgique. Bruxelles, Belgium: bioMérieux.

MELIN, P., & MEEX, C. (06 June 2016). MUTATION en bactériologie ! Acquisition, configuration, implémentation et expérience sur TLA de BD Kiestra. Paper presented at GLEM, Liège, Belgium.

SACHELI, R., ADJETEY BAHUN, A., DARFOUF, R., Harag, S., HUYNEN, P., MEEX, C., DESCY, J., MELIN, P., ARRESE ESTRADA, J., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (March 2016). A One-year Survey of Microsporum audouinii infections in Belgium: epidemiological and genotypic characterisation. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 22 (3), 285.e9-285.e17. doi:10.1016/j.cmi.2015.11.012

MEEX, C. (2016). MALDI-TOF MS en Microbiologie clinique.

MEEX, C. (2016). Bactéries transmissibles par le sang.

EL HAYDERI, L., BONTEMS, S., NIKKELS-TASSOUDJI, N., ARRESE ESTRADA, J., SEIDEL, L., MEEX, C., & NIKKELS, A. (2015). Satellite lesions accompanying herpes zoster a new prognostic sign for high-risk zoster. British Journal of Dermatology. doi:10.1111/bjd.13643

MEEX, C. (16 December 2015). Contrôle bactériologique de l’environnement : Apport du MALDI Biotyper. Paper presented at Bruker – 7ème symposium clinique.

MELIN, P., & MEEX, C. (08 October 2015). Prevention of Perinatal Group B Streptococcal Disease - POC test for GBS screening in delivery room. Paper presented at 2015 QCMD Scientific Advisory Meeting, Glasgow, United Kingdom.

SACHELI, R., Dekkers, C., GRAIDE, H., DARFOUF, R., ADJETEY BAHUN, A., MEEX, C., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., MELIN, P., André, J., ARRESE ESTRADA, J., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (October 2015). Epidemiological aspects and genotypic characterization of T.violaceum strains collected during a Belgian National survey on anthropophilic tinea. Mycoses, 58 (Supplement 4), 189.

MELIN, P., & MEEX, C. (04 June 2015). Streptocoques Groupe B: Nouveaux tests de dépistage PCR et Perspectives Vaccinales. Paper presented at Rencontre Gyneco-pediatrique CMSE Namur, Namur, Belgium.

SACHELI, R., Dekkers, C., DARFOUF, R., ADJETEY BAHUN, A., GRAIDE, H., MEEX, C., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., MELIN, P., ARRESE ESTRADA, J., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (May 2015). Epidemiological aspects and genotypic characterization of strains of Microsporum audouinii isolated in the context of a Belgian National survey on anthropophilic tinea. Poster session presented at Sixth FEBS Advanced Lecture Course, Human Fungal Pathogens :Molecular Mechanisms of Host-Pathogen Interactions and Virulence, Nice, France.

SACHELI, R., Géron, B., Dekkers, C., DESCY, J., MEEX, C., HUYNEN, P., MELIN, P., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (28 April 2015). Epidemiological aspects and genotypic characterization of strains of Microsporum audouinii isolated in the context of a Belgian National survey on anthropophilic tinea. Poster session presented at 25th ECCMID, Copenhague, Denmark.

MEEX, C. (03 March 2015). GMP and Monitoring of Environmental biocontamination: The priceless contribution of a MALDI Biotyper. Paper presented at Bruker – MALDI Biotyper User’s Meeting, Diegem, Belgium.

EL HAYDERI, L., BONTEMS, S., MEEX, C., & NIKKELS, A. (2015). Absence of Varicella Zoster Virus Reactivation after Infliximab Administration for Plaque Psoriasis. Dermatology. doi:10.1159/000369453

MEEX, C. (2015). Rapid intrapartum screening based strategy for prevention of GBS perinatal infections. Paper presented at 43ème congrès de la Société Belge de Pédiatrie.

MEEX, C., SACHELI, R., DESCY, J., HAYETTE, M.-P., HUYNEN, P., KRIDELKA, F., IEVEN, M., & Melin, P. (12 November 2014). EVALUATION OF THE PRACTICABILITY OF A RAPID INTRAPARTUM SCREENING BASED STRATEGY FOR PREVENTION OF GROUP B STREPTOCOCCUS PERINATAL INFECTIONS USING A REAL TIME PCR PERFORMED BY MIDWIVES AS A POINT OF CARE TEST. Poster session presented at XIX Lancefield International Symposium on Streptococci and Streptococcal Diseases, Buenos Aires, Argentina.

HUYNEN, P., TOUSSAINT, F., GERARD, C., HAYETTE, M.-P., MEEX, C., DESCY, J., & Melin, P. (11 May 2014). A clinical lab experience with an automated HIV Antigen/Antibody (Ag/Ab) combined assay. Poster session presented at 24th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), Barcelon, Spain.

MEEX, C., SACHELI, R., DESCY, J., HAYETTE, M.-P., HUYNEN, P., NAIM, R., & MELIN, P. (May 2014). EVALUATION OF THE RAPID DETECTION OF ST-17 AND ST-1 GROUP B STREPTOCOCCI USING A MICROFLEX MALDI-TOF MS (BRUKER). Poster session presented at 24th European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases.

SACHELI, R., DIMO, L., GRAIDE, H., MEEX, C., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., Melin, P., Arrese Estrada, J., & Hayette, M.-P. (01 October 2013). DNA fingerprinting using Diversilab system for genotyping characterization of Microsporum audouinii and Trichophyton violaceum. Mycoses, 56 (Supplement S3), 99. doi:10.1111/myc.12121_1

HUYNEN, P., Mauroy, A., Gérard, C., BOREUX, R., BRUCCULERI, M.-R., MEEX, C., HAYETTE, M.-P., DESCY, J., Thiry, E., De Mol, P., & MELIN, P. (September 2013). Evaluation of a new rapid test for the detection of norovirus antigen in comparison with Real Time RT-PCR. Virologie, 17 (S2), 239-240.

HUYNEN, P., Mauroy, A., Gérard, C., BOREUX, R., BRUCCULERI, M.-R., MEEX, C., HAYETTE, M.-P., DESCY, J., Thiry, E., De Mol, P., & MELIN, P. (September 2013). Evaluation of a new rapid test for the detection of norovirus antigen in comparison with Real Time RT-PCR. Poster session presented at 5th European Congress of Virology, Lyon, France.

MELIN, P., Dodémont, M., Sarlet, G., SACHELI, R., DESCY, J., MEEX, C., HUYNEN, P., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (2013). Improvement of transport condition of swabs for group B streptococcal (GBS) screening. In Program and Abstract of the 53rd Intersciences Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Washington, USA: ASM. Washington, United States: ASM.

Melin, P., SACHELI, R., Sarlet, G., MEEX, C., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., & HAYETTE, M.-P. (2013). Surveillance of serotypes and antimicrobial susceptibility profile in group B streptococcus (GBS) in Belgium. In Program and Abstract of the 53rd Intersciences Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Washington, USA: ASM. Washington, United States: ASM.

RUZICKA, N., BOREUX, R., LEVAUX, L., MEEX, C., HUYNEN, P., DODEMONT, M., DESCY, J., Melin, P., & Hayette, M.-P. (27 April 2013). Comparison of Real-Time Aspergillus PCR with Platelia™AspergillusEIA in broncho-alveolar lavage fluids for the diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in neutropenic and non-neutropenic patients. Poster session presented at 23d European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), BERLIN, Germany.

KEUTGENS, A., SIMONI, P., DETREMBLEUR, N., FRIPPIAT, F., GIOT, J.-B., SPIRLET, F., AGHAZARIAN, S., DESCY, J., MEEX, C., HUYNEN, P., Melin, P., MULLER, N., GOTTSTEIN, B., CARLIER, Y., & Hayette, M.-P. (February 2013). FATAL ALVEOLAR ECHINOCOCCOSIS OF THE LUMBAR SPINE. Journal of Clinical Microbiology, 51 (2), 688-91. doi:10.1128/JCM.01906-12

MEEX, C. (2013). Travaux pratiques 3ème BAC SBIM: Le séquençage - Applications au laboratoire de Microbiologie clinique.

MEEX, C. (2013). Spectrométrie de masse MALDI-TOF en Microbiologie - 3ème BAC SBIM 2013.

MEEX, C. (2013). Détection rapide des Streptocoques du groupe B de sequence-type 1 et 17 par MALDI-TOF MS : avantages au laboratoire et en clinique. Paper presented at Bruker - 5ème Symposium clinique, Paris, France.

MEEX, C., Neuville, F., DESCY, J., HUYNEN, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., De Mol, P., & MELIN, P. (November 2012). Direct identification of bacteria from BacT/ALERT anaerobic positive blood cultures by MALDI-TOF MS: MALDI Sepsityper kit versus an in-house saponin method for bacterial extraction. Journal of Medical Microbiology, 61, 1511-1516. doi:10.1099/jmm.0.044750-0

DESCY, J., Ackermans, Y., BOREUX, R., MEEX, C., Rémont, L., Rodriguez Cuns, G., & MELIN, P. (September 2012). Phenotypical and Genotypical Surveillance of Macrolide and Lincosamide Resistance in Group B Streptococcus in Belgium. Poster session presented at 52nd ICAAC, San Francisco, United States.

DESCY, J., ACKERMANS, Y., BOREUX, R., MEEX, C., Rémont, L., Rodriguez Cuns, G., & MELIN, P. (2012). Phenotypical and genotypical surveillance of macrolide and lincosamide resistance in group B streptococcus in Belgium. In Program and Abstract of the 52nd Intersciences Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Washington, United States: ASM.

DESCY, J., De Mol, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., HUYNEN, P., MEEX, C., & MELIN, P. (July 2012). Acute cholecystitis with Listeria monocytogenes. Acta Clinica Belgica, 67 (4), 295-297.

HUYNEN, P., TOUSSAINT, F., HAYETTE, M.-P., MEEX, C., & Melin, P. (April 2012). Evaluation of three immunoassays for serodiagnosis of human Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection. Poster session presented at 22nd European Congress of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases (ECCMID), London, United Kingdom.

HUYNEN, P., TOUSSAINT, F., HAYETTE, M.-P., MEEX, C., & MELIN, P. (April 2012). Evaluation of three immunoassays for serodiagnosis of human Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection. Clinical Microbiology and Infection, 18 (S3), 231.

LONCHEL, C. M., MEEX, C., Gangoué-Piéboji, J., BOREUX, R., Assoumou, M.-C. O., MELIN, P., & De Mol, P. (09 March 2012). Proportion of extended-spectrum ß-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in community setting in Ngaoundere, Cameroon. BMC Infectious Diseases, 12. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-53

MEEX, C. (2012). Maldi-TOF : 3 years of experience in the university hospital of liege - Integration in the routine workflow and participation to the filamentous fungi project. Paper presented at Bruker – MALDI Biotyper User’s Meeting.

FAILLA, V., CASTRONOVO, C., MEEX, C., & NIKKELS, A. (2011). Protracted Herpes Zoster and severe postherpetic neuralgia after inadvertant infliximab administration. European Journal of Dermatology, 21/5. doi:10.1684/ejd.2011.1424

MEEX, C. (2011). Intégration du Maldi Biotyper dans la routine d'un laboratoire de microbiologie clinique en combinaison avec la Docking Station de bioMérieux-Vitek. Paper presented at Bruker - 13ème réunion Utilisateurs, Paris, France.

MEEX, C. (2011). Apport du MALDI-TOF en bactériologie. Paper presented at Les Jeudis de Fleurus.

MEEX, C., NEUVILLE, F., DESCY, J., MELIN, P., HAYETTE, M.-P., HUYNEN, P., & De Mol, P. (2011). Direct identification of bacteria from positive blood cultures by MALDI-TOF MS : MALDI Sepsityper kit (Bruker) VS home made saponin method for bacterial extraction. Poster session presented at Symposium annuel de la SBBC.

Huynen, P., Toussaint, F., Melin, P., Hayette, M.-P., Meex, C., & De Mol, P. (December 2010). Validation of new automated chemiluminescent assay for serodiagnosis of human parvovirus B19 infection. Poster session presented at 30th RICAI (Réunion Interdisciplinaire de Chimiothérapie Anti-Infectieuse), Paris, France.

Huynen, P., Goebel, M.-R., Meex, C., Melin, P., Hayette, M.-P., & De Mol, P. (2010). Comparative studies for the serodiagnosis of Chlamydophila and Mycoplasma pneumoniae infections. In ESCMID (Ed.), Abstract book of the 20th ECCMID.

Descy, J., Meex, C., Melin, P., Hayette, M.-P., Huynen, P., & De Mol, P. (2010). Spectrométrie de masse MALDI-TOF en bactériologie clinique ou comment identifier une bactérie en une minute. Revue Médicale de Liège, 65 (Suppl. Synthèse 2010), 29-34.

HAYETTE, M.-P., HUYNEN, P., & MEEX, C. (2010). Travaux pratiques de microbiologie générale. (ULiège - Université de Liège, Travaux pratiques de microbiologie générale).

MEEX, C. (2010). Spectrométrie de masse MALDI-TOF en bactériologie clinique ou comment identifier une bactérie en une minute. In Spectrométrie de masse MALDI-TOF en bactériologie clinique ou comment identifier une bactérie en une minute.

MEEX, C. (2010). MALDI-TOF : a revolution in the clinical microbiology lab ! Which impact on infectious diseases management ? Paper presented at 26ème séminaire ISP Diagnostic et surveillance des maladies infectieuses.

MEEX, C. (2010). Faecal carriage of ESBL-producing Enterobacteriaceae in the community (Liège - Belgium). Paper presented at • Voorjaarsvergadering van de Nederlandse Vereniging voor Medische Microbiologie (NVMM) en de Nederlandse Vereniging voor Microbiologie (NVvM).

MEEX, C., MELIN, P., Docquier, J.-D., Kabasele, T., HUYNEN, P., Tulkens, P., Giet, D., & De Mol, P. (2008). Presenec of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in the fecal flora of patients from general practice. In ECCMID (Ed.), Program and Abstracts book of the 18th ECCMID.

MELIN, P., HUYNEN, P., MEEX, C., & De Mol, P. (2008). Evaluation of the StrepB Select agar for the detection of group B streptococci from vaginal and recto-vaginal specimens. In ESCMID (Ed.), Program and Abstracts book of the 18th ECCMID.

Hayette, M.-P., Meex, C., Boreux, R., Huynen, P., Melin, P., & De Mol, P. (April 2007). Evaluation of a new commercial real time PCR for the detection of Aspergillus spp. in serum and respiratory samples. Poster session presented at 23th International Congres of Chemotherapy and 17th European Congres of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Munich, germany, Germany.

Hayette, M.-P., Mukeba Tschialala, D., Meex, C., Frippiat, F., Leonard, P., Huynen, P., Melin, P., & De Mol, P. (2007). Disseminated Penicillium marneffei infection contrated in China. Poster session presented at 2nd Pan african medical mycology conference PAMMS, Cape Town, South Africa, South Africa.

Meex, C., Poncin, J., Chapelle, J.-P., & Cavalier, E. (2006). Analytical validation of the new plasma calibrated Accu-Chek (R) Test Strips (Roche Diagnostics). Clinical Chemistry and Laboratory Medicine, 44 (11), 1376-1378. doi:10.1515/CCLM.2006.249

Meex, C., Cavalier, E., Poncin, J., & Chapelle, J.-P. (May 2005). Analytical validation of the new plasma calibrated Accu-Check test strips (Roche Diagnostics). Poster session presented at 28th National Symposium of the SBCC, Liège, Belgium.

MEEX, C. (2005). Analytical validation of the new plasma calibrated Accu-Chek Test Strips (Roche Diagnostics®). Paper presented at Séminaire international « Confidence to reach for more in HosPOC », Roche Diagnostics®.