Charlene M Kahler


Affiliation: University of Western Australia
Country: Australia


  1. Kibble E, Sarkar Tyson M, Coombs G, Kahler C. The Detroit 562 Pharyngeal Immortalized Cell Line Model for the Assessment of Infectivity of Pathogenic Neisseria sp. Methods Mol Biol. 2019;1969:123-133 pubmed publisher
    ..meningitidis and N. gonorrhoeae into epithelial cells. The methodology of this assay, as well as the maintenance of Detroit 562 cells necessary for the experiment, will be described. ..
  2. Al Suwayyid B, Coombs G, Speers D, Pearson J, Wise M, Kahler C. Genomic epidemiology and population structure of Neisseria gonorrhoeae from remote highly endemic Western Australian populations. BMC Genomics. 2018;19:165 pubmed publisher
    ..Given the high rate of AMR in metropolitan regions, ongoing surveillance is essential to ensure the enduring efficacy of the empiric gonorrhoea treatment in remote WA. ..
  3. Ariff A, Wise M, Kahler C, Tay C, Peters F, Perkins T, et al. Novel Moraxella catarrhalis prophages display hyperconserved non-structural genes despite their genomic diversity. BMC Genomics. 2015;16:860 pubmed publisher
    ..catarrhalis. Importantly our data will provide supporting information on the identification of novel prophages in other species by adding greater weight to the identification of non-structural genes. ..
  4. Wang L, Regina A, Butardo V, Kosar Hashemi B, Larroque O, Kahler C, et al. Influence of in situ progressive N-terminal is still controversial truncation of glycogen branching enzyme in Escherichia coli DH5α on glycogen structure, accumulation, and bacterial viability. BMC Microbiol. 2015;15:96 pubmed publisher
    ..However, further work needs to be done, perhaps in a less labile species. Further work is also required to tease out the complex relationship between glycogen abundance and glycogen structure. ..
  5. Kahler C. Emergence of a Urogenital Pathotype of Neisseria meningitidis. Trends Microbiol. 2017;25:510-512 pubmed publisher
    ..meningitidis as the causative agent of transmissible urethritis in the USA has been recently characterised. This pathotype belongs to clonal complex 11 and has lost capsule production but gained anaerobic growth. ..