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Researcher: Witherden, E (Dr Elizabeth Witherden)

Fields of Research

Medical Bacteriology
Infectious Diseases
Medical Microbiology
Clinical Microbiology
Aged Health Care

Research Objectives

Infectious Diseases
Health Related to Ageing
Diagnostic Methods
Oro-Dental Disorders

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A comparison of MIC-based screening tests for betalactamase-negative ampicillin-resistant Haemophilus influenzae; European Congress on Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
An evaluation of SNP-based PCR methods for the detection of -lactamase-negative ampicillin-resistant Haemophilus influenzae; Journal of Infection and Chemotherapy
Haemophilus haemolyticus as a potential reservoir for ftsI gene mutations and altered penicillin-binding protein 3 mediated resistance in Haemophilus influenzae; European Congress on Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Interspecies transfer of the penicillin-binding protein 3-encoding gene ftsI between Haemophilus influenzae and Haemophilus haemolyticus can confer reduced susceptibility to β-lactam antimicrobial agents; Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
PCR screening for beta-lactamase-negative ampicillin-resistant strains of Haemophilus influenzae; European Congress on Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
PCR screening for the N526K substitution in isolates of Haemophilus influenzae and Haemophilus haemolyticus; Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Prevalence and genotypic characteristics of β-lactamase-negative ampicillin-resistant Haemophilus influenzae in Australia; Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Prevalence and mechanisms of B-lactam resistance in Haemophilus haemolyticus; Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Prevalence of BLNAR strains of H. influenzae in Australia; Australian Society for Antimicrobials
Role of inter-species recombination of the ftsI gene in the dissemination of altered penicillin-binding-protein-3-mediated resistance in Haemophilus influenzae and Haemophilus haemolyticus; Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy
Screening and Identifying BLNAR and BLPACR strains of H. influenzae; Australian Society for Antimicrobials

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision