Latest publications: June 2022

Congratulations to members of the Department who have recently had their research findings published. Here’s our round-up of the latest publication successes.

To ensure the quality and accuracy of the information published on this blog, we source our data directly from Symplectic. Our reports are generated on a monthly basis, which means there may be a delay in publicising some publications.


Title Canonical journal title Publication type Authors OR Authors/Contributors Publication date
A common TMPRSS2 variant has a protective effect against severe COVID-19. Current Research in Translational Medicine Journal Article, Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov’t David A, Parkinson N, Peacock TP, Pairo-Castineira E, Khanna T, Cobat A, Tenesa A, Sancho-Shimizu V, GenOMICC Consortium, ISARIC4C Investigators, Casanova J-L, Abel L, Barclay WS, Baillie JK, Sternberg MJ 2022-05
Applying big data to childhood vaccination in Africa. Lancet Infectious Diseases Letter Bidmos F 2022-05
Assessing the clinical severity of the Omicron variant in the Western Cape Province, South Africa, using the diagnostic PCR proxy marker of RdRp target delay to distinguish between Omicron and Delta infections – a survival analysis. International Journal of Infectious Diseases Journal Article Hussey H, Davies M-A, Heekes A, Williamson C, Valley-Omar Z, Hardie D, Korsman S, Doolabh D, Preiser W, Maponga T, Iranzadeh A, Wasserman S, Boloko L, Symons G, Raubenheimer P, Parker A, Schrueder N, Solomon W, Rousseau P, Wolter N, Jassat W, Cohen C, Lessells R, Wilkinson RJ, Boulle A, Hsiao N-Y 2022-05
Evidence of immunometabolic dysregulation and airway dysbiosis in athletes susceptible to respiratory illness. EBioMedicine Journal Article Cuthbertson L, Turner SEG, Jackson A, Ranson C, Loosemore M, Kelleher P, Moffatt MF, Cookson WOC, Hull JH, Shah A 2022-05
Novel 16S rRNA methyltransferase RmtE3 in Acinetobacter baumannii ST79. Journal of Medical Microbiology Journal Article Taylor E, Jauneikaite E, Sriskandan S, Woodford N, Hopkins KL 2022-05
The Salmonella transmembrane effector SteD hijacks AP1-mediated vesicular trafficking for delivery to antigen-loading MHCII compartments. PLoS Pathogens Journal Article Godlee C, Cerny O, Liu M, Blundell S, Gallagher AE, Shahin M, Holden DW 2022-05
Time-course of host cell transcription during the HTLV-1 transcriptional burst. PLoS Pathogens Journal Article, Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov’t Kiik H, Ramanayake S, Miura M, Tanaka Y, Melamed A, Bangham CRM 2022-05
O01 Nuances of implementing antibiotic stewardship in high-prescribing English general practices: an implementation study JAC-Antimicrobial Resistance Meeting Abstract, Abstract, Journal Tonkin-Crine S, McLeod M, Borek A, Campbell A, Anyanwu P, Costelloe C, Moore M, Hayhoe B, Butler CC, Holmes A, Sarah Walker A 31/05/2022
An early warning system for emerging SARS-CoV-2 variants Nature Medicine Editorial Material, Early Access, Editorial material, Journal Subissi L, von Gottberg A, Thukral L, Worp N, Munnink BBO, Rathore S, Abu-Raddad LJ, Aguilera X, Alm E, Archer BN, Cohen HA, Barakat A, Barclay WS, Bhiman JN, Caly L, Chand M, Chen M, Cullinane A, de Oliveira T, Drosten C, Druce J, Effler P, El Masry I, Faye A, Gaseitsiwe S, Ghedin E, Grant R, Haagmans BL, Herring BL, Iyer SS, Kassamali Z, Kakkar M, Kondor RJ, Leite JA, Leo Y-S, Leung GM, Marklewitz M, Moyo S, Mendez-Rico J, Melhem NM, Munster V, Nahapetyan K, Oh D-Y, Pavlin B, Peacock TP, Peiris M, Peng Z, Poon LLM, Rambaut A, Sacks J, Shen Y, Siqueira MM, Tessema SK, Volz EM, Thiel V, van der Werf S, Briand S, Perkins MD, Van Kerkhove MD, Koopmans MPG, Agrawal A 30/05/2022
Xpert Ultra testing of blood in severe HIV-associated tuberculosis to detect and measure Mycobacterium tuberculosis blood stream infection: a diagnostic and disease biomarker cohort study. The Lancet Microbe Journal Article Boloko L, Schutz C, Sibiya N, Balfour A, Ward A, Shey M, Nicol MP, Burton R, Wilkinson RJ, Maartens G, Meintjes G, Barr DA 26/05/2022
Twin peaks: The Omicron SARS-CoV-2 BA.1 and BA.2 epidemics in England. Science Journal Article Elliott P, Eales O, Steyn N, Tang D, Bodinier B, Wang H, Elliott J, Whitaker M, Atchison C, Diggle PJ, Page AJ, Trotter AJ, Ashby D, Barclay W, Taylor G, Ward H, Darzi A, Cooke GS, Donnelly CA, Chadeau-Hyam M 24/05/2022
Structure-Based Discovery of Lipoteichoic Acid Synthase Inhibitors Journal of Chemical Information and Modeling Article, Journal Wezen XC, Chandran A, Eapen RS, Waters E, Bricio-Moreno L, Tosi T, Dolan S, Millership C, Kadioglu A, Grundling A, Itzhaki LS, Welch M, Rahman T 23/05/2022
TKT deficiency puts T-regs to rest Nature Metabolism Editorial Material, Early Access, Editorial material, Journal Dominguez-Villar M 23/05/2022
Multicenter Randomized Trial of Methylprednisolone vs. Intravenous Immunoglobulins to Treat the Pediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome-Temporally Associated With SARS-CoV-2 (PIMS-TS): Protocol of the Swissped RECOVERY Trial Frontiers in Pediatrics Article, Journal Welzel T, Schobi N, Andre MC, Bailey DGN, Blanchard-Rohner G, Buettcher M, Grazioli S, Koehler H, Perez M-H, Truck J, Vanoni F, Zimmermann P, Atkinson A, Sanchez C, Whittaker E, Faust SN, Bielicki JA, Schlapbach LJ, wissped RT 20/05/2022
SARS-CoV-2 vaccination in children with a history of MIS-C: an international survey. Journal of Pediatrics Case Reports Hoste L, Soriano-Arandes A, Buddingh EP, Whittaker E, Belot A, Ulloa-Gutierrez R, Olbrich P, Haerynck F 19/05/2022
The global impact of household contact management for children on multidrug-resistant and rifampicin-resistant tuberculosis cases, deaths, and health-system costs in 2019: a modelling study. The Lancet Global Health Journal Article Dodd PJ, Mafirakureva N, Seddon JA, McQuaid CF 18/05/2022
Rare Mycobacteria and HIV in Children: Two Case Reports Clinical Drug Investigation Article, Early Access, Journal Johnson SM, Pinera C, Whittaker E, Kirkhope N, Kon OM, Satta G, Elvira Balcells M, Foster C 16/05/2022
SARS-CoV-2 Delta-Omicron Recombinant Viruses, United States. Emerging Infectious Diseases Journal Article Lacek KA, Rambo-Martin BL, Batra D, Zheng X-Y, Hassell N, Sakaguchi H, Peacock T, Groves N, Keller M, Wilson MM, Sheth M, Davis ML, Borroughs M, Gerhart J, Shepard SS, Cook PW, Lee J, Wentworth DE, Barnes JR, Kondor R, Paden CR 12/05/2022
Bacterial Toxin-Triggered Release of Antibiotics from Capsosomes Protects a Fly Model from Lethal Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Infection Advanced Healthcare Materials Article, Early Access, Journal Tonkin RL, Klockner A, Najer A, Simoes da Silva CJ, Echalier C, Dionne MS, Edwards AM, Stevens MM 11/05/2022
“We Need to Translate Research Into Meaningful HTLV Health Policies and Programs”: Webinar HTLV World Day 2021 Frontiers in Public Health Article, Journal Rosadas C, Assone T, Sereno L, Miranda AE, Mayorga-Sagastume R, Freitas MA, Taylor GP, Ishak R 10/05/2022

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *