Affiliation: Queensland University of Technology
- Pathogenesis of fallopian tube damage caused by Chlamydia trachomatis infectionsLouise M Hafner
School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Health and Chronic Diseases and Ageing Theme, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, 60 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove, Queensland 4059, Australia Electronic address
Contraception 92:108-15. 2015..trachomatis infection. If Chlamydia immunopathology can be controlled, it might yield a method of inducing fibrosis and thus provide a means of nonsurgical permanent contraception for women. ..
- Ovarian steroid hormones: effects on immune responses and Chlamydia trachomatis infections of the female genital tractL M Hafner
Infectious Diseases Program, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation IHBI, Queensland University of Technology QUT, Kelvin Grove, Queensland, Australia
Mucosal Immunol 6:859-75. 2013....
- Chlamydia trachomatis infection: host immune responses and potential vaccinesL Hafner
Department of Life Sciences, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Mucosal Immunol 1:116-30. 2008....
- Vaccines for Chlamydia infections of the female genital tractLouise M Hafner
School of Life Sciences and Instiute of Health and Biomedical Innovation IHBI, Queensland, University of Technology, 2 George Street, Brisbane, Qld 4001, Australia
Future Microbiol 3:67-77. 2008....
- In silico identification and in vivo analysis of a novel T-cell antigen from Chlamydia, NrdBChristopher J Barker
Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, 60 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove, Queensland 4059, Australia
Vaccine 26:1285-96. 2008..NrdB is a highly conserved chlamydial protein with an essential role in the replication of chlamydiae and could be a useful component of a multi-subunit vaccine against chlamydial genital tract infections...
- Identification, characterisation and specificity of a cell wall lytic enzyme from Lactobacillus fermentum BR11Mark S Turner
Infectious Diseases Program, Faculty of Science, School of Life Sciences, Queensland University of Technology, G P O Box 2434, Brisbane, Queensland 4001, Australia
FEMS Microbiol Lett 238:9-15. 2004..It was found that LysA is 2 and 8000 times more active against L. fermentum than L. lactis and Streptococcus pyogenes, respectively...
- Identification and characterization of the novel LysM domain-containing surface protein Sep from Lactobacillus fermentum BR11 and its use as a peptide fusion partner in Lactobacillus and LactococcusMark S Turner
Infectious Diseases Program, School of Life Sciences, Faculty of Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland 4001, Australia
Appl Environ Microbiol 70:3673-80. 2004..rhamnosus a fragment of human E-cadherin, which contains the receptor region for Listeria monocytogenes. This study demonstrates that Sep has potential for heterologous protein expression and export in lactic acid bacteria...
- Peptide surface display and secretion using two LPXTG-containing surface proteins from Lactobacillus fermentum BR11Mark S Turner
Infectious Diseases Program, Faculty of Science, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
Appl Environ Microbiol 69:5855-63. 2003..Therefore, these newly described proteins from L. fermentum BR11 have potential as protein production and targeting vectors...
- Effects of inoculating dose on the kinetics of Chlamydia muridarum genital infection in female miceAlison J Carey
School of Life Sciences and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Immunol Cell Biol 87:337-43. 2009..Overall, this data show the effects of infectious dose on the kinetics of ascending chlamydial infection and associated inflammatory infiltration in BALB/c mice...
- Expression library immunization confers partial protection against Chlamydia muridarum genital infectionCelia L McNeilly
School of Biomedical and Molecular Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford GU 7XH, Surrey, UK
Vaccine 25:2643-55. 2007..These results demonstrate that the C. muridarum genome can be screened for individual vaccine candidates by genetic immunization and that the screen produces novel and partially protective vaccine candidates...
- Reducing the risk of Chlamydia trachomatis transmission: male circumcision or a female vaccine?Louise M Hafner
Future Microbiol 2:219-22. 2007