Alex McCarthy
Alex McCarthy
MRC Centre for Molecular Bacteriology & Infection, Imperial College London
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Genetic variation in Staphylococcus aureus surface and immune evasion genes is lineage associated: implications for vaccine design and host-pathogen interactions
AJ McCarthy, JA Lindsay
BMC microbiology 10 (1), 1-15, 2010
Pathogen evolution and disease emergence in carnivores
AJ McCarthy, MA Shaw, SJ Goodman
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 274 (1629), 3165-3174, 2007
Identification of a highly transmissible animal-independent Staphylococcus aureus ST398 clone with distinct genomic and cell adhesion properties
AC Uhlemann, SF Porcella, S Trivedi, SB Sullivan, C Hafer, AD Kennedy, ...
MBio 3 (2), e00027-12, 2012
Estimates of maternal risks of pregnancy for women with hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia (Osler–Weber–Rendu syndrome): suggested approach for obstetric services
CL Shovlin, V Sodhi, A McCarthy, P Lasjaunias, JE Jackson, ...
BJOG: An International Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology 115 (9), 1108-1115, 2008
The distribution of plasmids that carry virulence and resistance genes in Staphylococcus aureus is lineage associated
AJ McCarthy, JA Lindsay
BMC microbiology 12 (1), 1-8, 2012
Extensive Horizontal Gene Transfer during Staphylococcus aureus Co-colonization In Vivo
AJ McCarthy, A Loeffler, AA Witney, KA Gould, DH Lloyd, JA Lindsay
Genome biology and evolution 6 (10), 2697-2708, 2014
Staphylococcus aureus Temperate Bacteriophage: Carriage and Horizontal Gene Transfer is Lineage Associated
AJ McCarthy, AA Witney, JA Lindsay
Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology 2, 6, 2012
Staphylococcus aureus innate immune evasion is lineage-specific: a bioinfomatics study
AJ McCarthy, JA Lindsay
Infection, Genetics and Evolution 19, 7-14, 2013
Staphylococcus aureus CC398 clade associated with human-to-human transmission
AJ McCarthy, W Van Wamel, S Vandendriessche, J Larsen, O Denis, ...
Applied and environmental microbiology 78 (24), 8845-8848, 2012
The distribution of mobile genetic elements (MGEs) in MRSA CC398 is associated with both host and country
AJ McCarthy, AA Witney, KA Gould, A Moodley, L Guardabassi, A Voss, ...
Genome biology and evolution 3, 1164-1174, 2011
Genomic insights into the rapid emergence and evolution of MDR in Staphylococcus pseudintermedius
AJ McCarthy, EM Harrison, K Stanczak-Mrozek, B Leggett, A Waller, ...
Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 70 (4), 997-1007, 2015
Are all meticillin‐resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) equal in all hosts? Epidemiological and genetic comparison between animal and human MRSA
AJ McCarthy, JA Lindsay, A Loeffler
Veterinary dermatology 23 (4), 267-e54, 2012
Immune evasion by a staphylococcal inhibitor of myeloperoxidase
NWM De Jong, KX Ramyar, FE Guerra, R Nijland, C Fevre, JM Voyich, ...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114 (35), 9439-9444, 2017
The genotoxin colibactin is a determinant of virulence in Escherichia coli K1 experimental neonatal systemic infection
AJ McCarthy, P Martin, E Cloup, RA Stabler, E Oswald, PW Taylor
Infection and immunity 83 (9), 3704-3711, 2015
The bacterial stress-responsive Hsp90 chaperone (HtpG) is required for the production of the genotoxin colibactin and the siderophore yersiniabactin in Escherichia coli
C Garcie, S Tronnet, A Garénaux, AJ McCarthy, AO Brachmann, M Pénary, ...
The Journal of Infectious Diseases 214 (6), 916-924, 2016
Detection of mobile-genetic-element variation between colonizing and infecting hospital-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates
AJ McCarthy, AS Breathnach, JA Lindsay
Journal of clinical microbiology 50 (3), 1073-1075, 2012
Reassessing conflicting evolutionary histories of the Paramyxoviridae and the origins of respiroviruses with Bayesian multigene phylogenies
AJ McCarthy, SJ Goodman
Infection, Genetics and Evolution 10 (1), 97-107, 2010
Survival of Staphylococcus aureus ST398 in the human nose after artificial inoculation
BCGC Slingerland, M Tavakol, AJ McCarthy, JA Lindsay, SV Snijders, ...
PLoS One 7 (11), e48896, 2012
Whole‐genome comparison of meticillin‐resistant Staphylococcus aureus CC22 SCCmecIV from people and their in‐contact pets
A Loeffler, A McCarthy, DH Lloyd, E Musilová, DU Pfeiffer, JA Lindsay
Veterinary dermatology 24 (5), 538-e128, 2013
Comparative host specificity of human-and pig-associated Staphylococcus aureus clonal lineages
A Moodley, C Espinosa-Gongora, SS Nielsen, AJ McCarthy, JA Lindsay, ...
PLoS One 7 (11), e49344, 2012
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