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Identification of 14 alpha-lanosterol demethylase (CYP51) in species.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2018 Jun 11. Epub 2018 Jun 11.

Mycotic and Parasitic Agents and Mycobacteria, Department of Infectious Diseases, Robert Koch Institute, Berlin, Germany.

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June 2018

Resistance screening and trend analysis of imported falciparum malaria in NSW, Australia (2010 to 2016).

PLoS One 2018 29;13(5):e0197369. Epub 2018 May 29.

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Laboratory Services, ICPMR, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia.

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May 2018

Evolutionary ARMS Race: Antimalarial Resistance Molecular Surveillance.

Trends Parasitol 2018 Apr 24;34(4):322-334. Epub 2018 Jan 24.

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Laboratory Services, Institute of Clinical Pathology & Medical Research, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia.

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April 2018

Pseudomonas aeruginosa Inhibits the Growth of Scedosporium and Lomentospora In Vitro.

Mycopathologia 2018 Feb 16;183(1):251-261. Epub 2017 May 16.

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Laboratory Services, Institute of Clinical Pathology and Medical Research, Westmead Hospital, 3rd Level, ICPMR Building, Westmead, NSW, 2145, Australia.

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February 2018

Challenges in Laboratory Detection of Fungal Pathogens in the Airways of Cystic Fibrosis Patients.

Mycopathologia 2018 Feb 6;183(1):89-100. Epub 2017 Jun 6.

Department of Infection, Immunity and Inflammation, Institute for Lung Health, University of Leicester, Leicester, LE1 9HN, UK.

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February 2018

Cryptococcosis in the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus): pathogenesis and treatment in the context of two atypical cases.

Med Mycol 2018 Feb 24. Epub 2018 Feb 24.

Sydney School of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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February 2018

Differential Antifungal Activity of Human and Cryptococcal Melanins with Structural Discrepancies.

Front Microbiol 2017 11;8:1292. Epub 2017 Jul 11.

Programa de Microbiología y Micología, Instituto de Ciencias Biomédicas, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de ChileSantiago, Chile.

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July 2017

Identification and Characterization of VNI/VNII and Novel VNII/VNIV Hybrids and Impact of Hybridization on Virulence and Antifungal Susceptibility Within the C. neoformans/C. gattii Species Complex.

PLoS One 2016 20;11(10):e0163955. Epub 2016 Oct 20.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School - Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, The University of Sydney, Westmead Institute for Medical Research, Sydney, Australia.

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June 2017

Furthering the Continental Drift Speciation Hypothesis in the Pathogenic Species Complexes.

mSphere 2017 May-Jun;2(3). Epub 2017 Jun 14.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Center for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Marie Bashir Institute for Emerging Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, Westmead Clinical School, Sydney Medical School, Westmead Hospital, The University of Sydney, Westmead Institute for Medical Research, Sydney, Australia.

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June 2017

Online Databases for Taxonomy and Identification of Pathogenic Fungi and Proposal for a Cloud-Based Dynamic Data Network Platform.

J Clin Microbiol 2017 04 8;55(4):1011-1024. Epub 2017 Feb 8.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School, Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, University of Sydney, Westmead Institute for Medical Research, Sydney, Australia

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April 2017

Mycological testing of clinical samples in Australasian pathology laboratories: wide diversity and room for improvement.

Pathology 2016 Oct 24;48(6):531-4. Epub 2016 Aug 24.

Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia Quality Assurance Programs (RCPAQAP), St Leonards, NSW, Australia.

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October 2016

MLST and Whole-Genome-Based Population Analysis of Cryptococcus gattii VGIII Links Clinical, Veterinary and Environmental Strains, and Reveals Divergent Serotype Specific Sub-populations and Distant Ancestors.

PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2016 Aug 5;10(8):e0004861. Epub 2016 Aug 5.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School - Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, The University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia.

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August 2016

Detection of Leishmania donovani in peripheral blood of asymptomatic individuals in contact with patients with visceral leishmaniasis.

Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 2016 05;110(5):286-93

Parasitology Department, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Laboratory Services (CIDMLS), ICPMR, Westmead Hospital, NSW, Australia Discipline of Medicine, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia.

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May 2016

Phenotypic profiling of Scedosporium aurantiacum, an opportunistic pathogen colonizing human lungs.

PLoS One 2015 26;10(3):e0122354. Epub 2015 Mar 26.

Department of Chemistry and Biomolecular Sciences, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia; Biomolecular Frontiers Research Centre, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia.

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March 2016

DNA barcoding of fungi causing infections in humans and animals.

Fungal Biol 2016 Feb 30;120(2):125-36. Epub 2015 Apr 30.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School - Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, The University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, NSW, Australia. Electronic address:

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February 2016

Stimulation with lysates of Aspergillus terreus, Candida krusei and Rhizopus oryzae maximizes cross-reactivity of anti-fungal T cells.

Cytotherapy 2016 Jan 6;18(1):65-79. Epub 2015 Nov 6.

Centre for Cancer Research, Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research, Sydney, Australia; Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Australia; Sydney Cellular Therapies Laboratory, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia; Blood and Marrow Transplant Unit, Department of Haematology, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

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January 2016

Cryptococcus gattii in the Age of Whole-Genome Sequencing.

Authors:
Wieland Meyer

MBio 2015 Nov 17;6(6):e01761-15. Epub 2015 Nov 17.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School-Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, The University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia Mycology Laboratory, National Institute of Infectious Diseases Evandro Chagas, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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November 2015

Colonisation with Pneumocystis jirovecii in Australian infants.

Pathology 2015 Aug;47(5):489-90

1Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Laboratory Services, Institute of Clinical Pathology and Medical Research, Pathology West, Westmead Hospital, Westmead 2Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Westmead 3Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead 4Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School-Westmead Hospital, University of Sydney 5Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, NSW, Australia.

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August 2015

Pathogenic diversity amongst serotype C VGIII and VGIV Cryptococcus gattii isolates.

Sci Rep 2015 Jul 8;5:11717. Epub 2015 Jul 8.

1] Instituto de Microbiologia Paulo de Góes, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil [2] Fundação Oswaldo Cruz - Fiocruz, Centro de Desenvolvimento Tecnológico em Saúde (CDTS), Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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July 2015

International Society of Human and Animal Mycology (ISHAM)-ITS reference DNA barcoding database--the quality controlled standard tool for routine identification of human and animal pathogenic fungi.

Med Mycol 2015 May 22;53(4):313-37. Epub 2015 Mar 22.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School-Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Bioscurity, University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia

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May 2015

Galleria mellonella model identifies highly virulent strains among all major molecular types of Cryptococcus gattii.

PLoS One 2014 18;9(8):e105076. Epub 2014 Aug 18.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School - Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, The University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia.

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April 2015

Finding needles in haystacks: linking scientific names, reference specimens and molecular data for Fungi.

Authors:
Conrad L Schoch Barbara Robbertse Vincent Robert Duong Vu Gianluigi Cardinali Laszlo Irinyi Wieland Meyer R Henrik Nilsson Karen Hughes Andrew N Miller Paul M Kirk Kessy Abarenkov M Catherine Aime Hiran A Ariyawansa Martin Bidartondo Teun Boekhout Bart Buyck Qing Cai Jie Chen Ana Crespo Pedro W Crous Ulrike Damm Z Wilhelm De Beer Bryn T M Dentinger Pradeep K Divakar Margarita Dueñas Nicolas Feau Katerina Fliegerova Miguel A García Zai-Wei Ge Gareth W Griffith Johannes Z Groenewald Marizeth Groenewald Martin Grube Marieka Gryzenhout Cécile Gueidan Liangdong Guo Sarah Hambleton Richard Hamelin Karen Hansen Valérie Hofstetter Seung-Beom Hong Jos Houbraken Kevin D Hyde Patrik Inderbitzin Peter R Johnston Samantha C Karunarathna Urmas Kõljalg Gábor M Kovács Ekaphan Kraichak Krisztina Krizsan Cletus P Kurtzman Karl-Henrik Larsson Steven Leavitt Peter M Letcher Kare Liimatainen Jian-Kui Liu D Jean Lodge Janet Jennifer Luangsa-ard H Thorsten Lumbsch Sajeewa S N Maharachchikumbura Dimuthu Manamgoda María P Martín Andrew M Minnis Jean-Marc Moncalvo Giuseppina Mulè Karen K Nakasone Tuula Niskanen Ibai Olariaga Tamás Papp Tamás Petkovits Raquel Pino-Bodas Martha J Powell Huzefa A Raja Dirk Redecker J M Sarmiento-Ramirez Keith A Seifert Bhushan Shrestha Soili Stenroos Benjamin Stielow Sung-Oui Suh Kazuaki Tanaka Leho Tedersoo M Teresa Telleria Dhanushka Udayanga Wendy A Untereiner Javier Diéguez Uribeondo Krishna V Subbarao Csaba Vágvölgyi Cobus Visagie Kerstin Voigt Donald M Walker Bevan S Weir Michael Weiß Nalin N Wijayawardene Michael J Wingfield J P Xu Zhu L Yang Ning Zhang Wen-Ying Zhuang Scott Federhen

Database (Oxford) 2014 30;2014. Epub 2014 Jun 30.

National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA, CBS-KNAW Fungal Biodiversity Centre, P.O. Box 85167, 3508 AD Utrecht, The Netherlands, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences - Microbiology, Università degli Studi di Perugia, Perugia, Italy, Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, Sydney Medical School-Westmead Hospital, The University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, Australia, Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences, University of Gothenburg, Box 461, 405 30 Göteborg, Sweden, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 37920, USA, Illinois Natural History Survey, University of Illinois, 1816 South Oak Street, Champaign, IL 61820, USA, Mycology Section, Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, TW9 3DS, UK, Natural History Museum, University of Tartu, 46 Vanemuise, 51014 Tartu, Estonia, Purdue University, Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, 915 W. State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA, Institute of Excellence in Fungal Research, and School of Science, Mae Fah Luang University, Chiang Rai 57100, Thailand, Imperial College London, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew TW9 3DS, England, UK, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Dépt. Systématique et Evolution CP39, UMR7205, 12 Rue Buffon, F-75005 Paris, France, Kunming Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650201, Yunnan, P. R. China, Departamento de Biología Vegetal II, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid 28040, Spain, Senckenberg Museum of Natural History Görlitz, PF 300 154, 02806 Görlitz, Germany, Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, Forestry Agricultural Biotechnology Institute (FABI), University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0001, South Africa, Real Jardín Botánico, RJB-CSIC,

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February 2015

Identification of the major molecular types of Cryptococcus neoformans and C. gattii by Hyperbranched rolling circle amplification.

PLoS One 2014 15;9(4):e94648. Epub 2014 Apr 15.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School - Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, The University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, Sydney, Australia.

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January 2015

Draft Genome Sequence of the Pathogenic Fungus Scedosporium apiospermum.

Genome Announc 2014 Oct 2;2(5). Epub 2014 Oct 2.

Université de Tours, Biomolécules et Biotechnologie Végétales, Faculté de Pharmacie, Tours, France.

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October 2014

Cryptococcus gattii infections.

Clin Microbiol Rev 2014 Oct;27(4):980-1024

Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, NSW, Australia Western Clinical School, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Westmead, NSW, Australia

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October 2014

Multilocus sequence typing (MLST) and M13 PCR fingerprinting revealed heterogeneity amongst Cryptococcus species obtained from Italian veterinary isolates.

FEMS Yeast Res 2014 Sep 21;14(6):897-909. Epub 2014 Jul 21.

Istituto Zooprofilattico Sperimentale delle Venezie, Legnaro, Italy; Department of Veterinary Medicine, University of Bari, Bari, Italy.

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September 2014

MALDI-TOF MS for the identification of veterinary non-C. neoformans-C. gattii Cryptococcus spp. isolates from Italy.

Med Mycol 2014 Aug 20;52(6):659-66. Epub 2014 Jun 20.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School-Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia.

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August 2014

Phenotypic differences of Cryptococcus molecular types and their implications for virulence in a Drosophila model of infection.

Infect Immun 2014 Jul 5;82(7):3058-65. Epub 2014 May 5.

Department of Infectious Diseases, Infection Control, and Employee Health, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA

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July 2014

Cryptococcus gattii in North American Pacific Northwest: whole-population genome analysis provides insights into species evolution and dispersal.

MBio 2014 Jul 15;5(4):e01464-14. Epub 2014 Jul 15.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Center for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School, Westmead Hospital, Marie Bashir Institute for Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity, The University of Sydney, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia

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July 2014

Antifungal drug susceptibility and phylogenetic diversity among Cryptococcus isolates from dogs and cats in North America.

J Clin Microbiol 2014 Jun 2;52(6):2061-70. Epub 2014 Apr 2.

Department of Medicine & Epidemiology, University of California Davis, Davis, California, USA

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June 2014

Geographically structured populations of Cryptococcus neoformans Variety grubii in Asia correlate with HIV status and show a clonal population structure.

PLoS One 2013 3;8(9):e72222. Epub 2013 Sep 3.

Department of Microbiology and Parasitology, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Phayao, Phayao, Thailand ; CBS-KNAW Fungal Biodiversity Centre, Department of Yeast and Basidiomycete Research, Utrecht, The Netherlands ; Department of Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht University, Utrecht, The Netherlands.

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May 2014

Fungal infections and treatment in cystic fibrosis.

Curr Opin Pulm Med 2013 Nov;19(6):670-5

aCystic Fibrosis Unit, Ludwig Engel Centre for Respiratory Research, Westmead Millennium Institute bCentre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Laboratory, ICPMR - Pathology West cMolecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute dSydney Medical School, University of Sydney at Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia.

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November 2013

Antifungal therapy and management of complications of cryptococcosis due to Cryptococcus gattii.

Clin Infect Dis 2013 Aug 22;57(4):543-51. Epub 2013 May 22.

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology and The Sydney Institute for Emerging Infections and Biosecurity, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Australia.

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August 2013

Taxonomy of medically important fungi in the molecular era.

Lancet Infect Dis 2013 May;13(5):385-6

CBS-KNAW Fungal Biodiversity Centre, Utrecht, Netherlands.

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May 2013

MALDI-TOF MS enables the rapid identification of the major molecular types within the Cryptococcus neoformans/C. gattii species complex.

PLoS One 2012 29;7(5):e37566. Epub 2012 May 29.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney Medical School-Westmead, The University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, Australia.

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October 2012

Robust polyfunctional T-helper 1 responses to multiple fungal antigens from a cell population generated using an environmental strain of Aspergillus fumigatus.

Cytotherapy 2012 Oct 7;14(9):1119-30. Epub 2012 Aug 7.

Westmead Institute for Cancer Research, Westmead Millennium Institute and Faculty of Medicine, The University of Sydney, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia.

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October 2012

Fatal disseminated Cryptococcus gattii infection in New Mexico.

PLoS One 2011 14;6(12):e28625. Epub 2011 Dec 14.

Section of Infectious Diseases, New Mexico Veterans Healthcare System, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States of America.

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August 2012

Correlation of antifungal susceptibility and molecular type within the Cryptococcus neoformans/C. gattii species complex.

Med Mycol 2012 Apr 23;50(3):328-32. Epub 2011 Aug 23.

Evandro Chagas Clinical Research Institute, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. ocruz.br

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April 2012

Matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry identification of yeasts is contingent on robust reference spectra.

PLoS One 2011 13;6(10):e25712. Epub 2011 Oct 13.

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Laboratory Services, Westmead Hospital, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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February 2012

Nosocomial Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia: lessons from a cluster in kidney transplant recipients.

Transplantation 2011 Dec;92(12):1327-34

Department of Renal Medicine, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Sydney, Australia.

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December 2011

Clinical features and epidemiology of cryptococcosis in cats and dogs in California: 93 cases (1988-2010).

J Am Vet Med Assoc 2011 Aug;239(3):357-69

Veterinary Medical Teaching Hospital, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California-Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA.

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August 2011

The amsterdam declaration on fungal nomenclature.

IMA Fungus 2011 Jun 7;2(1):105-12. Epub 2011 Jun 7.

Departamento de Biología Vegetal II, Facultad de Farmacia, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Plaza Ramón y Cajal, E-28040 Madrid, Spain; and Department of Botany, Natural History Museum, Cromwell Road, London SW7 5BD, UK;

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June 2011

Fatal mycotic aneurysms due to Scedosporium and Pseudallescheria infection.

J Clin Microbiol 2011 May 23;49(5):2067-71. Epub 2011 Mar 23.

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia.

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May 2011

SEC14 is a specific requirement for secretion of phospholipase B1 and pathogenicity of Cryptococcus neoformans.

Mol Microbiol 2011 May 31;80(4):1088-101. Epub 2011 Mar 31.

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School-Western, and Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney at Westmead Hospital, Westmead 2145 NSW, Australia.

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May 2011

Development and validation of a multiplex PCR for detection of Scedosporium spp. in respiratory tract specimens from patients with cystic fibrosis.

J Clin Microbiol 2011 Apr 16;49(4):1508-12. Epub 2011 Feb 16.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Medical School-Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia.

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April 2011

Feline cryptococcosis: impact of current research on clinical management.

J Feline Med Surg 2011 Mar;13(3):163-72

Animal Surgical and Emergency Center, 1535 S Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA.

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March 2011

Clonality and α-a recombination in the Australian Cryptococcus gattii VGII population--an emerging outbreak in Australia.

PLoS One 2011 Feb 24;6(2):e16936. Epub 2011 Feb 24.

Sydney Emerging Infections and Biosecurity Institute, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

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February 2011

Cryptococcus gattii virulence composite: candidate genes revealed by microarray analysis of high and less virulent Vancouver island outbreak strains.

PLoS One 2011 Jan 13;6(1):e16076. Epub 2011 Jan 13.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Sydney Medical School-Westmead, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney Emerging Infections and Biosecurity Institute, The University of Sydney, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia.

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January 2011

Pathogenesis of pulmonary Cryptococcus gattii infection: a rat model.

Mycopathologia 2010 Nov 15;170(5):315-30. Epub 2010 Jun 15.

Faculty of Veterinary Science, Building B14, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, 2006, Australia.

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November 2010

Clinical associations and prevalence of Scedosporium spp. in Australian cystic fibrosis patients: identification of novel risk factors?

Med Mycol 2010 Nov;48 Suppl 1:S37-44

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia.

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November 2010

Scedosporium aurantiacum is as virulent as S. prolificans, and shows strain-specific virulence differences, in a mouse model.

Med Mycol 2010 Nov;48 Suppl 1:S45-51

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, The University of Sydney, Australia.

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November 2010

Abundance of Pseudallescheria/Scedosporium species in the Australian urban environment suggests a possible source for scedosporiosis including the colonization of airways in cystic fibrosis.

Med Mycol 2010 Nov;48 Suppl 1:S70-6

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, The University of Sydney, Australia.

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November 2010

Comparison of different DNA-based methods for molecular typing of Histoplasma capsulatum.

Appl Environ Microbiol 2010 Jul 7;76(13):4438-47. Epub 2010 May 7.

Setor de Imunodiagnóstico do Laboratório de Micologia do Instituto de Pesquisa Clínica Evandro Chagas, Fundação Oswaldo Cruz, Av. Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro 21045-900, Brazil.

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July 2010

Consensus multi-locus sequence typing scheme for Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii.

Med Mycol 2009 ;47(6):561-70

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Millennium Institute, University of Sydney Western Clinical School at Westmead Hospital, Westmead, Australia.

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March 2010

Molecular epidemiology of invasive aspergillosis: lessons learned from an outbreak investigation in an Australian hematology unit.

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2009 Dec;30(12):1223-6

Department of Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

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December 2009

Genotyping of Scedosporium species: a review of molecular approaches.

Med Mycol 2009 Jun 12;47(4):406-14. Epub 2008 Dec 12.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, University of Sydney, Western Clinical School at Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, Sydney, Australia.

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June 2009

Clinical significance and phylogenetic relationship of novel Australian Pneumocystis jirovecii genotypes.

J Clin Microbiol 2009 Jun 15;47(6):1818-23. Epub 2009 Apr 15.

Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, St. Vincent's Hospital, Darlinghurst 2010, NSW Australia.

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June 2009

Genetic diversity of the Cryptococcus species complex suggests that Cryptococcus gattii deserves to have varieties.

PLoS One 2009 Jun 10;4(6):e5862. Epub 2009 Jun 10.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, New South Wales, Australia.

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June 2009

Not just little adults: candidemia epidemiology, molecular characterization, and antifungal susceptibility in neonatal and pediatric patients.

Pediatrics 2009 May;123(5):1360-8

Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Hawkesbury Road, Westmend, New South Wales 2145, Australia.

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May 2009

Multilocus microsatellite typing for Cryptococcus neoformans var. grubii.

Med Mycol 2008 Nov;46(7):685-96

Medical Mycology Research Center (former Research Center for Pathogenic Fungi and Microbial Toxicoses), Chiba University, Chiba, Japan.

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November 2008

Association between fertility and molecular sub-type of global isolates of Cryptococcus gattii molecular type VGII.

Med Mycol 2008 Nov;46(7):665-73

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, NSW, Australia.

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November 2008

Development of polymorphic microsatellite markers for Cryptococcus neoformans.

Mol Ecol Resour 2008 Sep 8;8(5):1136-8. Epub 2008 Jul 8.

School of Molecular and Microbial Biosciences, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia, Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, CIDM, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, NSW 2145, Australia, Department of Medicine, Western Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW 2006, Australia.

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September 2008

Hyperbranched rolling circle amplification as a rapid and sensitive method for species identification within the Cryptococcus species complex.

Electrophoresis 2008 Aug;29(15):3183-91

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Centre for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead Hospital, Westmead, Australia.

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August 2008

Regional pattern of the molecular types of Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii in Brazil.

Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 2008 Aug;103(5):455-62

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Center for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, Western Clinical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, Austrália.

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August 2008

Re-examining the phylogeny of clinically relevant Candida species and allied genera based on multigene analyses.

FEMS Yeast Res 2008 Jun 30;8(4):651-9. Epub 2008 Jan 30.

Molecular Mycology Research Laboratory, Center for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Westmead Hospital, Westmead Millennium Institute, Westmead, NSW, Australia.

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June 2008

In vitro mating of Colombian isolates of the Cryptococcus neoformans species complex.

Biomedica 2007 Jun 21;27(2):308-14. Epub 2007 Aug 21.

Grupo de Microbiología, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Bogotá, D. C, Colombia.

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June 2007