Sort by
Items per page

Send to

Choose Destination

Search results

Items: 1 to 50 of 218


Pathogenicity Factors in Group C and G Streptococci.

Turner CE, Bubba L, Efstratiou A.

Microbiol Spectr. 2019 May;7(3). doi: 10.1128/microbiolspec.GPP3-0020-2018.


Molecular evidence of hemotropic mycoplasmas in goats from Cebu, Philippines.

Galon EMS, Adjou Moumouni PF, Ybañez RHD, Macalanda AMC, Liu M, Efstratiou A, Ringo AE, Lee SH, Gao Y, Guo H, Li J, Tumwebaze MA, Byamukama B, Li Y, Ybañez AP, Xuan X.

J Vet Med Sci. 2019 Apr 29. doi: 10.1292/jvms.19-0042. [Epub ahead of print]


Genetic characterization of tick-borne pathogens in ticks infesting cattle and sheep from three South African provinces.

Guo H, Adjou Moumouni PF, Thekisoe O, Gao Y, Liu M, Li J, Galon EM, Efstratiou A, Wang G, Jirapattharasate C, Ringo AE, Mtshali K, Inoue N, Suzuki H, Xuan X.

Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2019 Jun;10(4):875-882. doi: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2019.04.008. Epub 2019 Apr 15.


First molecular detection and characterization of tick-borne pathogens in water buffaloes in Bohol, Philippines.

Galon EMS, Adjou Moumouni PF, Ybañez RHD, Ringo AE, Efstratiou A, Lee SH, Liu M, Guo H, Gao Y, Li J, Salces CB, Maurillo BCA, Boldbaatar D, Ybañez AP, Xuan X.

Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2019 Jun;10(4):815-821. doi: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2019.03.016. Epub 2019 Mar 23.


Group B streptococcal disease in UK and Irish infants younger than 90 days, 2014-15: a prospective surveillance study.

O'Sullivan CP, Lamagni T, Patel D, Efstratiou A, Cunney R, Meehan M, Ladhani S, Reynolds AJ, Campbell R, Doherty L, Boyle M, Kapatai G, Chalker V, Lindsay D, Smith A, Davies E, Jones CE, Heath PT.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2019 Jan;19(1):83-90. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30555-3. Epub 2018 Nov 26.


Molecular detection and characterization of tick-borne protozoan and rickettsial pathogens isolated from cattle on Pemba Island, Tanzania.

Ringo AE, Adjou Moumouni PF, Lee SH, Liu M, Khamis YH, Gao Y, Guo H, Zheng W, Efstratiou A, Galon EM, Li J, Tiwananthagorn S, Inoue N, Suzuki H, Thekisoe O, Xuan X.

Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2018 Sep;9(6):1437-1445. doi: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2018.06.014. Epub 2018 Jul 4.


European Multicentre Tics in Children Studies (EMTICS): protocol for two cohort studies to assess risk factors for tic onset and exacerbation in children and adolescents.

Schrag A, Martino D, Apter A, Ball J, Bartolini E, Benaroya-Milshtein N, Buttiglione M, Cardona F, Creti R, Efstratiou A, Gariup M, Georgitsi M, Hedderly T, Heyman I, Margarit I, Mir P, Moll N, Morer A, Müller N, Müller-Vahl K, Münchau A, Orefici G, Plessen KJ, Porcelli C, Paschou P, Rizzo R, Roessner V, Schwarz MJ, Steinberg T, Tagwerker Gloor F, Tarnok Z, Walitza S, Dietrich A, Hoekstra PJ; EMTICS Collaborative Group.

Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2019 Jan;28(1):91-109. doi: 10.1007/s00787-018-1190-4. Epub 2018 Jul 7.


Molecular survey and characterization of Theileria annulata and Ehrlichia ruminantium in cattle from Northwest China.

Guo H, Yin C, Galon EM, Du J, Gao Y, Adjou Moumouni PF, Liu M, Efstratiou A, Lee SH, Li J, Ringo AE, Wang G, Li Y, Tumwebaze MA, Xuan X.

Parasitol Int. 2018 Dec;67(6):679-683. doi: 10.1016/j.parint.2018.06.011. Epub 2018 Jun 27.


Evaluation of the protective effect of a prime-boost strategy with plasmid DNA followed by recombinant adenovirus expressing BmAMA1 as vaccines against Babesia microti infection in hamster.

Wang G, Yu L, Efstratiou A, Moumouni PFA, Liu M, Guo H, Gao Y, Cao S, Zhou M, Li J, Ringo AE, Xuan X.

Acta Parasitol. 2018 Jun 26;63(2):368-374. doi: 10.1515/ap-2018-0042.


Detection and molecular characterization of tick-borne pathogens infecting sheep and goats in Blue Nile and West Kordofan states in Sudan.

Lee SH, Mossaad E, Ibrahim AM, Ismail AA, Adjou Moumouni PF, Liu M, Ringo AE, Gao Y, Guo H, Li J, Efstratiou A, Musinguzi P, Angara TEE, Suganuma K, Inoue N, Xuan X.

Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2018 Mar;9(3):598-604. doi: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2018.01.014. Epub 2018 Feb 1.


Prevalence, risk factors, and genetic diversity of veterinary important tick-borne pathogens in cattle from Rhipicephalus microplus-invaded and non-invaded areas of Benin.

Adjou Moumouni PF, Aplogan GL, Katahira H, Gao Y, Guo H, Efstratiou A, Jirapattharasate C, Wang G, Liu M, Ringo AE, Umemiya-Shirafuji R, Suzuki H, Xuan X.

Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2018 Mar;9(3):450-464. doi: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2017.12.015. Epub 2017 Dec 28.


Identification and characterization of interchangeable cross-species functional promoters between Babesia gibsoni and Babesia bovis.

Liu M, Adjou Moumouni PF, Cao S, Asada M, Wang G, Gao Y, Guo H, Li J, Vudriko P, Efstratiou A, Ringo AE, Lee SH, Hakimi H, Masatani T, Sunaga F, Kawazu SI, Yamagishi J, Jia L, Inoue N, Xuan X.

Ticks Tick Borne Dis. 2018 Feb;9(2):330-333. doi: 10.1016/j.ttbdis.2017.11.008. Epub 2017 Nov 21.


Molecular analysis of tick-borne protozoan and rickettsial pathogens in small ruminants from two South African provinces.

Ringo AE, Adjou Moumouni PF, Taioe M, Jirapattharasate C, Liu M, Wang G, Gao Y, Guo H, Lee SH, Zheng W, Efstratiou A, Li J, Inoue N, Suzuki H, Thekisoe O, Xuan X.

Parasitol Int. 2018 Apr;67(2):144-149. doi: 10.1016/j.parint.2017.11.002. Epub 2017 Nov 15.


Transient transfection of intraerythrocytic Babesia gibsoni using elongation factor-1 alpha promoter.

Liu M, Asada M, Cao S, Adjou Moumouni PF, Vudriko P, Efstratiou A, Hakimi H, Masatani T, Sunaga F, Kawazu SI, Yamagishi J, Xuan X.

Mol Biochem Parasitol. 2017 Sep;216:56-59. doi: 10.1016/j.molbiopara.2017.07.003. Epub 2017 Jul 17.


A PCR survey of vector-borne pathogens in different dog populations from Turkey.

Guo H, Sevinc F, Ceylan O, Sevinc M, Ince E, Gao Y, Moumouni PFA, Liu M, Efstratiou A, Wang G, Cao S, Zhou M, Jirapattharasate C, Ringo AE, Zheng W, Xuan X.

Acta Parasitol. 2017 Sep 26;62(3):533-540. doi: 10.1515/ap-2017-0064.


Evolution of monitoring for Giardia and Cryptosporidium in water.

Efstratiou A, Ongerth J, Karanis P.

Water Res. 2017 Oct 15;123:96-112. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2017.06.042. Epub 2017 Jun 18. Review.


Comparison of molecular serotyping approaches of Streptococcus agalactiae from genomic sequences.

Kapatai G, Patel D, Efstratiou A, Chalker VJ.

BMC Genomics. 2017 Jun 1;18(1):429. doi: 10.1186/s12864-017-3820-5.


Enhanced nasopharyngeal infection and shedding associated with an epidemic lineage of emm3 group A Streptococcus.

Afshar B, Turner CE, Lamagni TL, Smith KC, Al-Shahib A, Underwood A, Holden MTG, Efstratiou A, Sriskandan S.

Virulence. 2017 Oct 3;8(7):1390-1400. doi: 10.1080/21505594.2017.1325070. Epub 2017 May 1.


Corrigendum: Emergence of a novel lineage containing a prophage in emm/M3 group A Streptococcus associated with upsurge in invasive disease in the UK.

Al-Shahib A, Underwood A, Afshar B, Turner CE, Lamagni T, Sriskandan S, Efstratiou A.

Microb Genom. 2016 Nov 30;2(11):e000097. doi: 10.1099/mgen.0.000097. eCollection 2016 Nov.


Emergence of a novel lineage containing a prophage in emm/M3 group A Streptococcus associated with upsurge in invasive disease in the UK.

Al-Shahib A, Underwood A, Afshar B, Turner CE, Lamagni T, Sriskandan S, Efstratiou A.

Microb Genom. 2016 Jun 24;2(6):e000059. doi: 10.1099/mgen.0.000059. eCollection 2016 Jun. Erratum in: Microb Genom. 2016 Nov 30;2(11):e000097.


Clinical strains of Streptococcus agalactiae carry two different variants of pathogenicity island XII.

Kuleshevich E, Ferretti J, Santos Sanches I, Balasubramanian N, Spellerberg B, Efstratiou A, Kriz P, Grabovskaya K, Arjanova O, Savitcheva A, Shevchenko V, Rysev A, Suvorov A.

Folia Microbiol (Praha). 2017 Sep;62(5):393-399. doi: 10.1007/s12223-017-0509-8. Epub 2017 Mar 18.


Effects of dihydroorotate dehydrogenase (DHODH) inhibitors on the growth of Theileria equi and Babesia caballi in vitro.

Kamyingkird K, Cao S, Tuvshintulga B, Salama A, Mousa AA, Efstratiou A, Nishikawa Y, Yokoyama N, Igarashi I, Xuan X.

Exp Parasitol. 2017 May;176:59-65. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2017.03.002. Epub 2017 Mar 9.


Waterborne transmission of protozoan parasites: Review of worldwide outbreaks - An update 2011-2016.

Efstratiou A, Ongerth JE, Karanis P.

Water Res. 2017 May 1;114:14-22. doi: 10.1016/j.watres.2017.01.036. Epub 2017 Jan 25. Review.


Molecular detection and genetic diversity of bovine Babesia spp., Theileria orientalis, and Anaplasma marginale in beef cattle in Thailand.

Jirapattharasate C, Adjou Moumouni PF, Cao S, Iguchi A, Liu M, Wang G, Zhou M, Vudriko P, Efstratiou A, Changbunjong T, Sungpradit S, Ratanakorn P, Moonarmart W, Sedwisai P, Weluwanarak T, Wongsawang W, Suzuki H, Xuan X.

Parasitol Res. 2017 Feb;116(2):751-762. doi: 10.1007/s00436-016-5345-2. Epub 2016 Dec 27.


Development, validation and implementation of a quadruplex real-time PCR assay for identification of potentially toxigenic corynebacteria.

De Zoysa A, Efstratiou A, Mann G, Harrison TG, Fry NK.

J Med Microbiol. 2016 Dec;65(12):1521-1527. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.000382. Epub 2016 Nov 1.


First molecular detection of tick-borne pathogens in dogs from Jiangxi, China.

Zheng W, Liu M, Moumouni PF, Liu X, Efstratiou A, Liu Z, Liu Y, Tao H, Guo H, Wang G, Gao Y, Li Z, Ringo AE, Jirapattharasate C, Chen H, Xuan X.

J Vet Med Sci. 2017 Feb 4;79(2):248-254. doi: 10.1292/jvms.16-0484. Epub 2016 Nov 26.


Expression of truncated Babesia microti apical membrane protein 1 and rhoptry neck protein 2 and evaluation of their protective efficacy.

Wang G, Efstratiou A, Adjou Moumouni PF, Liu M, Jirapattharasate C, Guo H, Gao Y, Cao S, Mo Zhou, Suzuki H, Igarashi I, Xuan X.

Exp Parasitol. 2017 Jan;172:5-11. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2016.11.001. Epub 2016 Nov 19.


Primary Babesia rodhaini infection followed by recovery confers protective immunity against B. rodhaini reinfection and Babesia microti challenge infection in mice.

Wang G, Efstratiou A, Adjou Moumouni PF, Liu M, Jirapattharasate C, Guo H, Gao Y, Cao S, Zhou M, Suzuki H, Igarashi I, Xuan X.

Exp Parasitol. 2016 Oct;169:6-12. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2016.07.003. Epub 2016 Jul 14.


Scarlet Fever Upsurge in England and Molecular-Genetic Analysis in North-West London, 2014.

Turner CE, Pyzio M, Song B, Lamagni T, Meltzer M, Chow JY, Efstratiou A, Curtis S, Sriskandan S.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Jun;22(6):1075-8. doi: 10.3201/eid2206.151726.


Capsular Typing Method for Streptococcus agalactiae Using Whole-Genome Sequence Data.

Sheppard AE, Vaughan A, Jones N, Turner P, Turner C, Efstratiou A, Patel D; Modernising Medical Microbiology Informatics Group, Walker AS, Berkley JA, Crook DW, Seale AC.

J Clin Microbiol. 2016 May;54(5):1388-90. doi: 10.1128/JCM.03142-15. Epub 2016 Mar 9.


Epidemiology of Streptococcus pyogenes.

Efstratiou A, Lamagni T.

In: Ferretti JJ, Stevens DL, Fischetti VA, editors. Streptococcus pyogenes : Basic Biology to Clinical Manifestations [Internet]. Oklahoma City (OK): University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center; 2016-.
2016 Feb 10.


Invasive Group A Streptococcus Infection among Children, Rural Kenya.

Seale AC, Davies MR, Anampiu K, Morpeth SC, Nyongesa S, Mwarumba S, Smeesters PR, Efstratiou A, Karugutu R, Mturi N, Williams TN, Scott JA, Kariuki S, Dougan G, Berkley JA.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2016 Feb;22(2):224-32. doi: 10.3201/eid2202.151358.


Turner et al. Reply to "Emergence of the Same Successful Clade among Distinct Populations of emm89 Streptococcus pyogenes in Multiple Geographic Regions".

Turner CE, Lamagni T, Holden MT, David S, Jones MD, Game L, Efstratiou A, Sriskandan S.

MBio. 2015 Dec 1;6(6):e01883-15. doi: 10.1128/mBio.01883-15. No abstract available.


Streptococcus pyogenes Infection in a Free-Living European Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus).

Franklinos LH, Efstratiou A, Macgregor SK, John SK, Hopkins T, Cunningham AA, Lawson B.

Ecohealth. 2015 Dec;12(4):689-92. doi: 10.1007/s10393-015-1051-2. Epub 2015 Aug 5.


Seroprevalence and Determinants of Immunity to Diphtheria for Children Living in Two Districts of Contrasting Incidence During an Outbreak in East Java, Indonesia.

Hughes GJ, Mikhail AF, Husada D, Irawan E, Kafatos G, Bracebridge S, Pebody R, Efstratiou A.

Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2015 Nov;34(11):1152-6. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000000846.


Corynebacterium ulcerans cutaneous diphtheria.

Moore LSP, Leslie A, Meltzer M, Sandison A, Efstratiou A, Sriskandan S.

Lancet Infect Dis. 2015 Sep;15(9):1100-1107. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(15)00225-X. Epub 2015 Jul 16. Review.


Emergence of a New Highly Successful Acapsular Group A Streptococcus Clade of Genotype emm89 in the United Kingdom.

Turner CE, Abbott J, Lamagni T, Holden MT, David S, Jones MD, Game L, Efstratiou A, Sriskandan S.

MBio. 2015 Jul 14;6(4):e00622. doi: 10.1128/mBio.00622-15.


Molecular and epidemiological review of toxigenic diphtheria infections in England between 2007 and 2013.

Both L, Collins S, de Zoysa A, White J, Mandal S, Efstratiou A.

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Feb;53(2):567-72. doi: 10.1128/JCM.03398-14. Epub 2014 Dec 10.


Toxigenic Corynebacterium ulcerans in human and non-toxigenic Corynebacterium diphtheriae in cat.

Detemmerman L, Rousseaux D, Efstratiou A, Schirvel C, Emmerechts K, Wybo I, Soetens O, Piérard D.

New Microbes New Infect. 2013 Oct;1(1):18-9. doi: 10.1002/2052-2975.9. Epub 2013 Sep 18.


External quality assessments for microbiologic diagnosis of diphtheria in Europe.

Both L, Neal S, De Zoysa A, Mann G, Czumbel I, Efstratiou A; Members of the European Diphtheria Surveillance Network.

J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Dec;52(12):4381-4. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01776-14. Epub 2014 Oct 8.


Access to diphtheria antitoxin for therapy and diagnostics.

Both L, White J, Mandal S, Efstratiou A.

Euro Surveill. 2014 Jun 19;19(24). pii: 20830.


Increase in scarlet fever notifications in the United Kingdom, 2013/2014.

Guy R, Williams C, Irvine N, Reynolds A, Coelho J, Saliba V, Thomas D, Doherty L, Chalker V, von Wissmann B, Chand M, Efstratiou A, Ramsay M, Lamagni T.

Euro Surveill. 2014 Mar 27;19(12):20749.


A three year descriptive study of early onset neonatal sepsis in a refugee population on the Thailand Myanmar border.

Turner C, Turner P, Hoogenboom G, Aye Mya Thein N, McGready R, Phakaudom K, De Zoysa A, Efstratiou A, Heath PT, Nosten F.

BMC Infect Dis. 2013 Dec 21;13:601. doi: 10.1186/1471-2334-13-601.


Group B streptococcal epidemiology and vaccine needs in developed countries.

Melin P, Efstratiou A.

Vaccine. 2013 Aug 28;31 Suppl 4:D31-42. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.05.012. Review.


Seroepidemiology of diphtheria and tetanus among children and young adults in Tajikistan: nationwide population-based survey, 2010.

Khetsuriani N, Zakikhany K, Jabirov S, Saparova N, Ursu P, Wannemuehler K, Wassilak S, Efstratiou A, Martin R.

Vaccine. 2013 Oct 1;31(42):4917-22. doi: 10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.07.015. Epub 2013 Jul 13.


Emerging trends in the epidemiology of invasive group B streptococcal disease in England and Wales, 1991-2010.

Lamagni TL, Keshishian C, Efstratiou A, Guy R, Henderson KL, Broughton K, Sheridan E.

Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Sep;57(5):682-8. doi: 10.1093/cid/cit337. Epub 2013 Jul 11.


Molecular analysis of an outbreak of lethal postpartum sepsis caused by Streptococcus pyogenes.

Turner CE, Dryden M, Holden MT, Davies FJ, Lawrenson RA, Farzaneh L, Bentley SD, Efstratiou A, Sriskandan S.

J Clin Microbiol. 2013 Jul;51(7):2089-95. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00679-13. Epub 2013 Apr 24.


Superantigenic activity of emm3 Streptococcus pyogenes is abrogated by a conserved, naturally occurring smeZ mutation.

Turner CE, Sommerlad M, McGregor K, Davies FJ, Pichon B, Chong DL, Farzaneh L, Holden MT, Spratt BG, Efstratiou A, Sriskandan S.

PLoS One. 2012;7(10):e46376. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0046376. Epub 2012 Oct 1.


Non-culture detection of Streptococcus agalactiae (Lancefield group B Streptococcus) in clinical samples by real-time PCR.

de Zoysa A, Edwards K, Gharbia S, Underwood A, Charlett A, Efstratiou A.

J Med Microbiol. 2012 Aug;61(Pt 8):1086-90. doi: 10.1099/jmm.0.042879-0. Epub 2012 Jun 26.


Supplemental Content

Loading ...
Support Center