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The oral cavity revealed as a significant reservoir of Staphylococcus aureus in an acute hospital by extensive patient, healthcare worker and environmental sampling.

Kearney A, Kinnevey P, Shore A, Earls M, Poovelikunnel TT, Brennan G, Humphreys H, Coleman DC.

J Hosp Infect. 2020 Mar 6. pii: S0195-6701(20)30103-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2020.03.004. [Epub ahead of print]


Linezolid resistance in Enterococcus faecium and Enterococcus faecalis from hospitalized patients in Ireland: high prevalence of the MDR genes optrA and poxtA in isolates with diverse genetic backgrounds.

Egan SA, Shore AC, O'Connell B, Brennan GI, Coleman DC.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2020 Mar 4. pii: dkaa075. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkaa075. [Epub ahead of print]


Evolution and Global Transmission of a Multidrug-Resistant, Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Lineage from the Indian Subcontinent.

Steinig EJ, Duchene S, Robinson DA, Monecke S, Yokoyama M, Laabei M, Slickers P, Andersson P, Williamson D, Kearns A, Goering RV, Dickson E, Ehricht R, Ip M, O'Sullivan MVN, Coombs GW, Petersen A, Brennan G, Shore AC, Coleman DC, Pantosti A, de Lencastre H, Westh H, Kobayashi N, Heffernan H, Strommenger B, Layer F, Weber S, Aamot HV, Skakni L, Peacock SJ, Sarovich D, Harris S, Parkhill J, Massey RC, Holden MTG, Bentley SD, Tong SYC.

mBio. 2019 Nov 26;10(6). pii: e01105-19. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01105-19.


Whole-genome sequencing identifies highly related Pseudomonas aeruginosa strains in multiple washbasin U-bends at several locations in one hospital: evidence for trafficking of potential pathogens via wastewater pipes.

Moloney EM, Deasy EC, Swan JS, Brennan GI, O'Donnell MJ, Coleman DC.

J Hosp Infect. 2019 Nov 15. pii: S0195-6701(19)30474-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2019.11.005. [Epub ahead of print]


Thrombin-cleaved syndecan-3/-4 ectodomain fragments mediate endothelial barrier dysfunction.

Jannaway M, Yang X, Meegan JE, Coleman DC, Yuan SY.

PLoS One. 2019 May 15;14(5):e0214737. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0214737. eCollection 2019.


Editorial: New Insights and Updates on the Molecular Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Resistance of MRSA in Humans in the Whole-Genome Sequencing Era.

Coleman DC, Shore AC, Goering RV, Monecke S.

Front Microbiol. 2019 Apr 3;10:637. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2019.00637. eCollection 2019. No abstract available.


A molecular epidemiological investigation of methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus causing bloodstream infections in Ireland, 2006-2017.

Deasy EC, Brennan GI, Tecklenborg SC, Umeh C, Coleman DC, Shore AC.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2019 May;38(5):927-936. doi: 10.1007/s10096-019-03523-0. Epub 2019 Mar 23.


First description of arginine catabolic mobile element (ACME) type VI harboring the kdp operon only in Staphylococcus epidermidis using short and long read whole genome sequencing: Further evidence of ACME diversity.

McManus BA, O'Connor AM, Egan SA, Flanagan PR, Coleman DC.

Infect Genet Evol. 2019 Jul;71:51-53. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2019.03.008. Epub 2019 Mar 18.


Contribution of whole-genome sequencing to understanding of the epidemiology and control of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Humphreys H, Coleman DC.

J Hosp Infect. 2019 Jun;102(2):189-199. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2019.01.025. Epub 2019 Feb 2. Review.


A novel multidrug-resistant PVL-negative CC1-MRSA-IV clone emerging in Ireland and Germany likely originated in South-Eastern Europe.

Earls MR, Shore AC, Brennan GI, Simbeck A, Schneider-Brachert W, Vremerǎ T, Dorneanu OS, Slickers P, Ehricht R, Monecke S, Coleman DC.

Infect Genet Evol. 2019 Apr;69:117-126. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2019.01.021. Epub 2019 Jan 21.


Effects of Reforestation on the Structure and Diversity of Bacterial Communities in Subtropical Low Mountain Forest Soils.

Lin YT, Whitman WB, Coleman DC, Chiu CY.

Front Microbiol. 2018 Aug 21;9:1968. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01968. eCollection 2018.


Molecular Typing of ST239-MRSA-III From Diverse Geographic Locations and the Evolution of the SCCmec III Element During Its Intercontinental Spread.

Monecke S, Slickers P, Gawlik D, Müller E, Reissig A, Ruppelt-Lorz A, Akpaka PE, Bandt D, Bes M, Boswihi SS, Coleman DC, Coombs GW, Dorneanu OS, Gostev VV, Ip M, Jamil B, Jatzwauk L, Narvaez M, Roberts R, Senok A, Shore AC, Sidorenko SV, Skakni L, Somily AM, Syed MA, Thürmer A, Udo EE, Vremerǎ T, Zurita J, Ehricht R.

Front Microbiol. 2018 Jul 6;9:1436. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01436. eCollection 2018.


Significant Enrichment and Diversity of the Staphylococcal Arginine Catabolic Mobile Element ACME in Staphylococcus epidermidis Isolates From Subgingival Peri-implantitis Sites and Periodontal Pockets.

O'Connor AM, McManus BA, Kinnevey PM, Brennan GI, Fleming TE, Cashin PJ, O'Sullivan M, Polyzois I, Coleman DC.

Front Microbiol. 2018 Jul 12;9:1558. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01558. eCollection 2018.


Intra-Hospital, Inter-Hospital and Intercontinental Spread of ST78 MRSA From Two Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Outbreaks Established Using Whole-Genome Sequencing.

Earls MR, Coleman DC, Brennan GI, Fleming T, Monecke S, Slickers P, Ehricht R, Shore AC.

Front Microbiol. 2018 Jul 4;9:1485. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2018.01485. eCollection 2018.


A disintegrin and metalloproteinase 15-mediated glycocalyx shedding contributes to vascular leakage during inflammation.

Yang X, Meegan JE, Jannaway M, Coleman DC, Yuan SY.

Cardiovasc Res. 2018 Nov 1;114(13):1752-1763. doi: 10.1093/cvr/cvy167.


Molecular Characterization of Nasal Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Isolates Showing Increasing Prevalence of Mupirocin Resistance and Associated Multidrug Resistance following Attempted Decolonization.

Poovelikunnel TT, Budri PE, Shore AC, Coleman DC, Humphreys H, Fitzgerald-Hughes D.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2018 Aug 27;62(9). pii: e00819-18. doi: 10.1128/AAC.00819-18. Print 2018 Sep.


First description of novel arginine catabolic mobile elements (ACMEs) types IV and V harboring a kdp operon in Staphylococcus epidermidis characterized by whole genome sequencing.

O'Connor AM, McManus BA, Coleman DC.

Infect Genet Evol. 2018 Jul;61:60-66. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2018.03.012. Epub 2018 Mar 19.


Minimizing microbial contamination risk simultaneously from multiple hospital washbasins by automated cleaning and disinfection of U-bends with electrochemically activated solutions.

Deasy EC, Moloney EM, Boyle MA, Swan JS, Geoghegan DA, Brennan GI, Fleming TE, O'Donnell MJ, Coleman DC.

J Hosp Infect. 2018 Nov;100(3):e98-e104. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2018.01.012. Epub 2018 Feb 2.


Range Expansion and the Origin of USA300 North American Epidemic Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Challagundla L, Luo X, Tickler IA, Didelot X, Coleman DC, Shore AC, Coombs GW, Sordelli DO, Brown EL, Skov R, Larsen AR, Reyes J, Robledo IE, Vazquez GJ, Rivera R, Fey PD, Stevenson K, Wang SH, Kreiswirth BN, Mediavilla JR, Arias CA, Planet PJ, Nolan RL, Tenover FC, Goering RV, Robinson DA.

mBio. 2018 Jan 2;9(1). pii: e02016-17. doi: 10.1128/mBio.02016-17.


Dissemination of high-level mupirocin-resistant CC22-MRSA-IV in Saxony.

Monecke S, Ruppelt-Lorz A, Müller E, Reissig A, Thürmer A, Shore AC, Coleman DC, Ehricht R, Jatzwauk L.

GMS Hyg Infect Control. 2017 Nov 20;12:Doc19. doi: 10.3205/dgkh000304. eCollection 2017.


Priorities for research in soil ecology.

Eisenhauer N, Antunes PM, Bennett AE, Birkhofer K, Bissett A, Bowker MA, Caruso T, Chen B, Coleman DC, de Boer W, de Ruiter P, DeLuca TH, Frati F, Griffiths BS, Hart MM, Hättenschwiler S, Haimi J, Heethoff M, Kaneko N, Kelly LC, Leinaas HP, Lindo Z, Macdonald C, Rillig MC, Ruess L, Scheu S, Schmidt O, Seastedt TR, van Straalen NM, Tiunov AV, Zimmer M, Powell JR.

Pedobiologia (Jena). 2017 Jul;63:1-7.


Novel multiresistance cfr plasmids in linezolid-resistant methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis and vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium (VRE) from a hospital outbreak: co-location of cfr and optrA in VRE.

Lazaris A, Coleman DC, Kearns AM, Pichon B, Kinnevey PM, Earls MR, Boyle B, O'Connell B, Brennan GI, Shore AC.

J Antimicrob Chemother. 2017 Dec 1;72(12):3252-3257. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkx292.


First Detailed Genetic Characterization of the Structural Organization of Type III Arginine Catabolic Mobile Elements Harbored by Staphylococcus epidermidis by Using Whole-Genome Sequencing.

McManus BA, O'Connor AM, Kinnevey PM, O'Sullivan M, Polyzois I, Coleman DC.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Sep 22;61(10). pii: e01216-17. doi: 10.1128/AAC.01216-17. Print 2017 Oct.


The recent emergence in hospitals of multidrug-resistant community-associated sequence type 1 and spa type t127 methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus investigated by whole-genome sequencing: Implications for screening.

Earls MR, Kinnevey PM, Brennan GI, Lazaris A, Skally M, O'Connell B, Humphreys H, Shore AC, Coleman DC.

PLoS One. 2017 Apr 11;12(4):e0175542. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0175542. eCollection 2017.


Neutrophil-mediated vascular barrier injury: Role of neutrophil extracellular traps.

Meegan JE, Yang X, Coleman DC, Jannaway M, Yuan SY.

Microcirculation. 2017 Apr;24(3). doi: 10.1111/micc.12352. Review.


Diversity of Staphylococcus aureus Isolates in European Wildlife.

Monecke S, Gavier-Widén D, Hotzel H, Peters M, Guenther S, Lazaris A, Loncaric I, Müller E, Reissig A, Ruppelt-Lorz A, Shore AC, Walter B, Coleman DC, Ehricht R.

PLoS One. 2016 Dec 16;11(12):e0168433. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0168433. eCollection 2016.


Reduced pro-inflammatory responses to Staphylococcus aureus bloodstream infection and low prevalence of enterotoxin genes in isolates from patients on haemodialysis.

McNicholas S, Fe Talento A, O'Gorman J, Hannan MM, Lynch M, Greene CM, Conlon PJ, Shore AC, Coleman DC, Humphreys H, Fitzgerald-Hughes D.

Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2017 Jan;36(1):33-42. doi: 10.1007/s10096-016-2767-9. Epub 2016 Sep 9.


Elimination of biofilm and microbial contamination reservoirs in hospital washbasin U-bends by automated cleaning and disinfection with electrochemically activated solutions.

Swan JS, Deasy EC, Boyle MA, Russell RJ, O'Donnell MJ, Coleman DC.

J Hosp Infect. 2016 Oct;94(2):169-74. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2016.07.007. Epub 2016 Jul 18.


In vitro activity of ceftaroline against mecC-positive MRSA isolates.

Armengol-Porta M, Tenorio-Abreu A, Bandt D, Coleman DC, Gavier-Widen D, Hotzel H, Kinnevey P, Lazaris A, Peters M, Rangstrup-Christensen L, Schlotter K, Shore AC, Ehricht R, Monecke S.

J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2016 Jun;5:3-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jgar.2016.01.006. Epub 2016 Feb 26.


First Report of cfr-Carrying Plasmids in the Pandemic Sequence Type 22 Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Staphylococcal Cassette Chromosome mec Type IV Clone.

Shore AC, Lazaris A, Kinnevey PM, Brennan OM, Brennan GI, O'Connell B, Feßler AT, Schwarz S, Coleman DC.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2016 Apr 22;60(5):3007-15. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02949-15. Print 2016 May.


The Emergence and Spread of Multiple Livestock-Associated Clonal Complex 398 Methicillin-Resistant and Methicillin-Susceptible Staphylococcus aureus Strains among Animals and Humans in the Republic of Ireland, 2010-2014.

Brennan GI, Abbott Y, Burns A, Leonard F, McManus BA, O'Connell B, Coleman DC, Shore AC.

PLoS One. 2016 Feb 17;11(2):e0149396. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0149396. eCollection 2016.


Evaluation of commercial chromogenic media for the detection of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus.

Brennan GI, Herra C, Coleman DC, O'Connell B, Shore AC.

J Hosp Infect. 2016 Mar;92(3):287-92. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2015.10.019. Epub 2015 Nov 6.


Enhanced Tracking of Nosocomial Transmission of Endemic Sequence Type 22 Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Type IV Isolates among Patients and Environmental Sites by Use of Whole-Genome Sequencing.

Kinnevey PM, Shore AC, Mac Aogáin M, Creamer E, Brennan GI, Humphreys H, Rogers TR, O'Connell B, Coleman DC.

J Clin Microbiol. 2016 Feb;54(2):445-8. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02662-15. Epub 2015 Nov 18.


Comparative Genotypes, Staphylococcal Cassette Chromosome mec (SCCmec) Genes and Antimicrobial Resistance amongst Staphylococcus epidermidis and Staphylococcus haemolyticus Isolates from Infections in Humans and Companion Animals.

McManus BA, Coleman DC, Deasy EC, Brennan GI, O' Connell B, Monecke S, Ehricht R, Leggett B, Leonard N, Shore AC.

PLoS One. 2015 Sep 17;10(9):e0138079. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138079. eCollection 2015.


Overcoming the problem of residual microbial contamination in dental suction units left by conventional disinfection using novel single component suction handpieces in combination with automated flood disinfection.

Boyle MA, O'Donnell MJ, Russell RJ, Galvin N, Swan J, Coleman DC.

J Dent. 2015 Oct;43(10):1268-79. doi: 10.1016/j.jdent.2015.07.018. Epub 2015 Aug 3.


Changes of soil bacterial communities in bamboo plantations at different elevations.

Lin YT, Whitman WB, Coleman DC, Shi SY, Tang SL, Chiu CY.

FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2015 May;91(5). pii: fiv033. doi: 10.1093/femsec/fiv033. Epub 2015 Mar 30.


A longitudinal study of Staphylococcus aureus colonization in pigs in Ireland.

Burns A, Shore AC, Brennan GI, Coleman DC, Egan J, Fanning S, Galligan MC, Gibbons JF, Gutierrez M, Malhotra-Kumar S, Markey BK, Sabirova JS, Wang J, Leonard FC.

Vet Microbiol. 2014 Dec 5;174(3-4):504-513. doi: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2014.10.009. Epub 2014 Oct 25.


Comparison of soil bacterial communities in a natural hardwood forest and coniferous plantations in perhumid subtropical low mountains.

Lin YT, Hu HW, Whitman WB, Coleman DC, Chiu CY.

Bot Stud. 2014 Dec;55(1):50. doi: 10.1186/s40529-014-0050-x. Epub 2014 Jun 7.


Comparative adherence of Candida albicans and Candida dubliniensis to human buccal epithelial cells and extracellular matrix proteins.

Jordan RP, Williams DW, Moran GP, Coleman DC, Sullivan DJ.

Med Mycol. 2014 Apr;52(3):254-63. doi: 10.1093/mmy/myt032. Epub 2014 Mar 11.


Air and surface contamination patterns of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus on eight acute hospital wards.

Creamer E, Shore AC, Deasy EC, Galvin S, Dolan A, Walley N, McHugh S, Fitzgerald-Hughes D, Sullivan DJ, Cunney R, Coleman DC, Humphreys H.

J Hosp Infect. 2014 Mar;86(3):201-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2013.12.005. Epub 2014 Jan 8.


Extensive genetic diversity identified among sporadic methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates recovered in Irish hospitals between 2000 and 2012.

Kinnevey PM, Shore AC, Brennan GI, Sullivan DJ, Ehricht R, Monecke S, Coleman DC.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2014;58(4):1907-17. doi: 10.1128/AAC.02653-13. Epub 2014 Jan 6.


Molecular epidemiology, phylogeny and evolution of Candida albicans.

McManus BA, Coleman DC.

Infect Genet Evol. 2014 Jan;21:166-78. doi: 10.1016/j.meegid.2013.11.008. Epub 2013 Nov 19. Review.


Changes in the soil bacterial communities in a cedar plantation invaded by moso bamboo.

Lin YT, Tang SL, Pai CW, Whitman WB, Coleman DC, Chiu CY.

Microb Ecol. 2014 Feb;67(2):421-9. doi: 10.1007/s00248-013-0291-3. Epub 2013 Sep 27.


Genotyping Candida albicans from Candida leukoplakia and non-Candida leukoplakia shows no enrichment of multilocus sequence typing clades but enrichment of ABC genotype C in Candida leukoplakia.

Abdulrahim MH, McManus BA, Flint SR, Coleman DC.

PLoS One. 2013 Sep 18;8(9):e73738. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0073738. eCollection 2013.


Whole genome sequencing and the prevention and control of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection.

Humphreys H, Coleman DC.

J Hosp Infect. 2013 Sep;85(1):85-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jhin.2013.05.002. Epub 2013 Jul 17. No abstract available.


Detection of mecC-positive Staphylococcus aureus (CC130-MRSA-XI) in diseased European hedgehogs (Erinaceus europaeus) in Sweden.

Monecke S, Gavier-Widen D, Mattsson R, Rangstrup-Christensen L, Lazaris A, Coleman DC, Shore AC, Ehricht R.

PLoS One. 2013 Jun 12;8(6):e66166. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0066166. Print 2013.


Staphylococcal cassette chromosome mec: recent advances and new insights.

Shore AC, Coleman DC.

Int J Med Microbiol. 2013 Aug;303(6-7):350-9. doi: 10.1016/j.ijmm.2013.02.002. Epub 2013 Mar 14. Review.


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