Publications by authors named "James E Ussher"

39Publications

Appropriateness of trimethoprim as empiric treatment for cystitis in 15-55 year-old women: an audit.

N Z Med J 2020 07 31;133(1519):62-69. Epub 2020 Jul 31.

Consultant Clinical Microbiologist, Southern Community Laboratories, Dunedin; LabTests, Auckland.

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July 2020

The case for New Zealand to have its own COVID-19 vaccine programme.

N Z Med J 2020 04 24;133(1513):112-115. Epub 2020 Apr 24.

Ferrier Research Institute and Wellington UniVentures, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington.

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April 2020

The post-lockdown period should be used to acquire effective therapies for future resurgence in SARS-Cov-2 infections.

N Z Med J 2020 04 24;133(1513):107-111. Epub 2020 Apr 24.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago.

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April 2020

Neutrophils suppress mucosal-associated invariant T cells in humans.

Eur J Immunol 2020 05 3;50(5):643-655. Epub 2020 Feb 3.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eji.201948394DOI Listing
May 2020

A case of imported Q fever in New Zealand.

N Z Med J 2019 11 8;132(1505):92-94. Epub 2019 Nov 8.

Consultant Clinical Microbiologist, Southern Community Laboratories, Dunedin.

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November 2019

Type I interferons are important co-stimulatory signals during T cell receptor mediated human MAIT cell activation.

Eur J Immunol 2020 02 14;50(2):178-191. Epub 2019 Nov 14.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/eji.201948279DOI Listing
February 2020

TCR- or Cytokine-Activated CD8 Mucosal-Associated Invariant T Cells Are Rapid Polyfunctional Effectors That Can Coordinate Immune Responses.

Cell Rep 2019 Sep;28(12):3061-3076.e5

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin 9016, Otago, New Zealand; Southern Community Laboratories, Dunedin 9016, Otago, New Zealand. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.celrep.2019.08.054DOI Listing
September 2019

Early Clearance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis: The INFECT Case Contact Cohort Study in Indonesia.

J Infect Dis 2020 Mar;221(8):1351-1360

Centre for International Health, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiz168DOI Listing
March 2020

Genomic Analysis of Multiresistant Staphylococcus capitis Associated with Neonatal Sepsis.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 11 24;62(11). Epub 2018 Oct 24.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

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http://aac.asm.org/lookup/doi/10.1128/AAC.00898-18
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.00898-18DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6201123PMC
November 2018

MAIT cells and viruses.

Immunol Cell Biol 2018 07 10;96(6):630-641. Epub 2018 Feb 10.

Peter Medawar Building for Pathogen Research, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.

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http://doi.wiley.com/10.1111/imcb.12008
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imcb.12008DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6055725PMC
July 2018

Expression and trafficking of MR1.

Immunology 2017 07 18;151(3):270-279. Epub 2017 May 18.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/imm.12744DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5461101PMC
July 2017

The rapid detection of cefotaxime-resistant by HPLC.

Future Sci OA 2016 Dec 9;2(4):FSO142. Epub 2016 Sep 9.

Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand; Southern Community Laboratories, Dunedin, New Zealand; Department of Microbiology & Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand; Southern Community Laboratories, Dunedin, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.4155/fsoa-2016-0042DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5242201PMC
December 2016

Functional role of mucosal-associated invariant T cells in HIV infection.

J Leukoc Biol 2016 08 2;100(2):305-14. Epub 2016 Jun 2.

Center of Excellence for Research in AIDS (CERiA), University of Malaya, Lembah Pantai, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia; Tropical Infectious Diseases Research and Education Center (TIDREC), Department of Medical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya, Lembah Pantai, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia;

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1189/jlb.4RU0216-084RDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6608089PMC
August 2016

Preparation of positive blood cultures for direct MALDI-ToF MS identification.

J Microbiol Methods 2016 08 28;127:74-76. Epub 2016 May 28.

Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand; Southern Community Laboratories, Dunedin, New Zealand. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mimet.2016.05.026DOI Listing
August 2016

Molecular Analyses Define Vα7.2-Jα33+ MAIT Cell Depletion in HIV Infection: A Case-Control Study.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Jul;94(29):e1134

From the Peter Medawar Building for Pathogen Research (JEU, PP, CC, PG, REP, CBW, PK), University of Oxford, Oxford, UK; Department of Microbiology and Immunology (JEU, RFH), University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand; Ragon Institute of MGH, MIT and Harvard (CC), Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA; Division of Infectious Diseases (AR), University Hospital Berne and University of Berne, Berne; Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology and Institute of Medical Virology (HFG), University Hospital Zurich, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000001134DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4603017PMC
July 2015

Prostaglandin D2 and leukotriene E4 synergize to stimulate diverse TH2 functions and TH2 cell/neutrophil crosstalk.

J Allergy Clin Immunol 2015 May 19;135(5):1358-66.e1-11. Epub 2014 Oct 19.

Oxford NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, Translational Immunology Laboratory, Nuffield Department of Medicine, John Radcliffe Hospital, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom; Peter Medawar Building for Pathogen Research, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaci.2014.09.006DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4418751PMC
May 2015

Mucosal-associated invariant T-cells: new players in anti-bacterial immunity.

Front Immunol 2014 8;5:450. Epub 2014 Oct 8.

Peter Medawar Building for Pathogen Research, University of Oxford , Oxford , UK ; Oxford NIHR Biomedical Research Centre, John Radcliffe Hospital , Oxford , UK.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2014.00450DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4189401PMC
October 2014

Toll-like receptor 8 agonist and bacteria trigger potent activation of innate immune cells in human liver.

PLoS Pathog 2014 Jun 26;10(6):e1004210. Epub 2014 Jun 26.

Viral Hepatitis Laboratory, Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences, Agency of Science Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore; Program Emerging Infectious Diseases, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore; School of Immunity and Infection, College of Medical and Dental Science, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston Birmingham, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1004210DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4072808PMC
June 2014

Bacteraemia caused by Catabacter hongkongensis.

Anaerobe 2012 Jun 4;18(3):366-8. Epub 2012 Apr 4.

Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, North Shore Hospital, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.anaerobe.2012.03.006DOI Listing
June 2012

Transduction of human adipose-derived mesenchymal stem cells by recombinant adeno-associated virus vectors.

Tissue Eng Part C Methods 2011 Sep 24;17(9):949-59. Epub 2011 Jun 24.

School of Biological Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/ten.TEC.2011.0153DOI Listing
September 2011

Optimized transduction of human monocyte-derived dendritic cells by recombinant adeno-associated virus serotype 6.

Hum Gene Ther 2010 Dec;21(12):1675-86

University of Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/hum.2010.087DOI Listing
December 2010

Haemophilus ducreyi causing chronic skin ulceration in children visiting Samoa.

Clin Infect Dis 2007 May 4;44(10):e85-7. Epub 2007 Apr 4.

Department of Microbiology, LabPlus, Auckland District Health Board, Auckland, New Zealand.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/515404DOI Listing
May 2007