Kate E Mounsey

Summary

Affiliation: University of the Sunshine Coast
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Use of dried blood spots to define antibody response to the Strongyloides stercoralis recombinant antigen NIE
    Kate Mounsey
    School of Health and Sport Sciences, University of the Sunshine Coast, Locked Bag 4, Maroochydore, QLD 4558, Australia QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, 300 Herston Road, Herston, QLD, Australia Electronic address
    Acta Trop 138:78-82. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Scratching the itch: new tools to advance understanding of scabies
    Kate E Mounsey
    School of Health and Sport Sciences, Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering, University of the Sunshine Coast, Locked Bag 4, Maroochydore DC, QLD 4558, Australia
    Trends Parasitol 29:35-42. 2013
  3. pmc Antibody responses to Sarcoptes scabiei apolipoprotein in a porcine model: relevance to immunodiagnosis of recent infection
    Melanie Rampton
    School of Health and Sport Sciences, University of the Sunshine Coast, Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e65354. 2013
  4. pmc Prospective study in a porcine model of sarcoptes scabiei indicates the association of Th2 and Th17 pathways with the clinical severity of scabies
    Kate E Mounsey
    Inflammation and Healing Research Cluster, School of Health and Sport Sciences, University of the Sunshine Coast, Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia Infectious Diseases Division, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003498. 2015
  5. pmc Increased transcription of Glutathione S-transferases in acaricide exposed scabies mites
    Kate E Mounsey
    Infectious Diseases Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research and Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Parasit Vectors 3:43. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Treatment and control of scabies
    Kate E Mounsey
    School of Health and Sport Sciences, Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering, University of the Sunshine Coast, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 26:133-9. 2013

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Publications6

  1. pmc Use of dried blood spots to define antibody response to the Strongyloides stercoralis recombinant antigen NIE
    Kate Mounsey
    School of Health and Sport Sciences, University of the Sunshine Coast, Locked Bag 4, Maroochydore, QLD 4558, Australia QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, 300 Herston Road, Herston, QLD, Australia Electronic address
    Acta Trop 138:78-82. 2014
    ..stercoralis in remote Australian Indigenous communities, and suggest that collection of dried blood spots may be a useful approach for field diagnosis of S. stercoralis seroprevalence...
  2. doi request reprint Scratching the itch: new tools to advance understanding of scabies
    Kate E Mounsey
    School of Health and Sport Sciences, Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering, University of the Sunshine Coast, Locked Bag 4, Maroochydore DC, QLD 4558, Australia
    Trends Parasitol 29:35-42. 2013
    ..This article will summarise recent molecular and immunologic advances on scabies, and will address priorities for the exciting 'next chapter' of scabies research...
  3. pmc Antibody responses to Sarcoptes scabiei apolipoprotein in a porcine model: relevance to immunodiagnosis of recent infection
    Melanie Rampton
    School of Health and Sport Sciences, University of the Sunshine Coast, Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e65354. 2013
    ..These data provide important information on the temporal development of humoral immune responses in scabies and further supports the development of recombinant antigen based immunodiagnostic tests for recent scabies infestations...
  4. pmc Prospective study in a porcine model of sarcoptes scabiei indicates the association of Th2 and Th17 pathways with the clinical severity of scabies
    Kate E Mounsey
    Inflammation and Healing Research Cluster, School of Health and Sport Sciences, University of the Sunshine Coast, Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia Infectious Diseases Division, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 9:e0003498. 2015
    ..Pigs are a useful animal model for scabies, and show clinical and immunologic changes similar to those in humans. Crusted scabies can be readily established in pigs by treatment with the glucocorticoid dexamethasone (Dex)...
  5. pmc Increased transcription of Glutathione S-transferases in acaricide exposed scabies mites
    Kate E Mounsey
    Infectious Diseases Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research and Australian Centre for International and Tropical Health and Nutrition, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Parasit Vectors 3:43. 2010
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  6. doi request reprint Treatment and control of scabies
    Kate E Mounsey
    School of Health and Sport Sciences, Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering, University of the Sunshine Coast, Herston, Queensland, Australia
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 26:133-9. 2013
    ..In this review, evidence of the efficacy of available treatments will be discussed, and possible emerging drug resistance and new therapeutic directions outlined...