This is the Journal of Infectious Diseases and Antimicrobial Agents, an official publication of the Infectious Disease Association of Thailand (IDTHAI). The Journal is published three times a year, in English. It includes original research articles, brief report, case reports and reviews on various aspects of infectious diseases and antimicrobial agents. The Journal welcomes manuscripts from any other country around the world.

EDITORIAL BOARD

International Advisory Board
Amorn Leelarasamee
Barbara E Murray
Boonmee Sathapatayavongs
Jae-Hoon Song
Khachornsakdi Silpapojakul
Somsak Lolekha
Thira Sirisanthana
Victor KE Lim

Editor-in-Chief
Opass Putcharoen

Associate Editors
Gompol Suwanpimolkul
Kamonwan Jutiworakool
Leilani Paitoonpong
Methee Chayakulkeeree
Thanomsak Anekthananon

Editorial Advisory Board
Anchalee Avihingsanon
Chureeratana Bowonwatanuwong
Chusana Suankratay
Danabhand Phiboonbanakit
Kanitha Patarakul
Panpit Suwangool
Pinyo Rattanaumpawan
Ploenchan Chetchotisakd
Pornpan Koomanachai
Rongpong Plongla
Sasisopin Kiertiburanakul

Printing House:
Threetep Bookprocess, 26 Soi Suksawat 26 sub 6-1, Bang Pakok, Rat Burana, Bangkok 10140, Thailand.
02-4273928, 087-5886069
Email: chuanpim@hotmail.com, threelada@hotmail.com