Research at the University of St Andrews School of Medicine


Recent publications listed in research@st-andrews
Zapotoczna, M, Riboldi, GP, Moustafa, AM, Dickson, E, Narechania, A, Morrissey, JA, Planet, PJ, Holden, MTG, Waldron, KJ & Geoghegan, JA 2018, 'Mobile-genetic-element-encoded hypertolerance to copper protects Staphylococcus aureus from killing by host phagocytes' mBio, vol. 9, no. 5, e00550-18. DOI: 10.1128/mBio.00550-18
Harkins, CP, McAleer, MA, Bennett, D, McHugh, M, Fleury, OM, Pettigrew, KA, Oravcová, K, Parkhill, J, Proby, CM, Dawe, RS, Geoghegan, JA, Irvine, AD & Holden, MTG 2018, 'The widespread use of topical antimicrobials enriches for resistance in Staphylococcus aureus isolated from Atopic Dermatitis patients' British Journal of Dermatology, vol. Early View. DOI: 10.1111/bjd.16722
Richardson, EJ, Bacigalupe, R, Harrison, EM, Weinert, LA, Lycett, S, Vrieling, M, Robb, K, Hoskisson, PA, Holden, MTG, Feil, EJ, Paterson, GK, Tong, SYC, Shittu, A, van Wamel, W, Aanensen, DM, Parkhill, J, Peacock, SJ, Corander, J, Holmes, M & Fitzgerald, JR 2018, 'Gene exchange drives the ecological success of a multi-host bacterial pathogen' Nature Ecology and Evolution, vol. 2, pp. 1468-1478. DOI: 10.1038/s41559-018-0617-0