John W Tapsall

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Meeting the public health challenge of multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    John W Tapsall
    WHO Collaborating Centre for STD, Microbiology Department, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, Australia
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 7:821-34. 2009
  2. pmc Characteristics and population dynamics of mosaic penA allele-containing Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates collected in Sydney, Australia, in 2007-2008
    John W Tapsall
    Neisseria Reference Laboratory, Microbiology Department, South Eastern Area Laboratory Services, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, Australia
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:554-6. 2010
  3. pmc In vitro assessment of the further potential for development of fluoroquinolone resistance in Neisseria meningitidis
    Tiffany R Shultz
    Department of Microbiology, South Eastern Area Laboratory Service, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney 2031, Australia
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:1753-60. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    John W Tapsall
    Department of Microbiology, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for STD and HIV, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Infect Dis 41:S263-8. 2005
  5. pmc Dynamics of appearance and expansion of a prolyliminopeptidase- negative subtype among Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates collected in Sydney, Australia, from 2002 to 2005
    E Athena Limnios
    Department of Microbiology, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Barker Street, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1400-4. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Neisseria gonorrhoeae and emerging resistance to extended spectrum cephalosporins
    John W Tapsall
    World Health Collaborating Centre for STDs, Department of Microbiology, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 22:87-91. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Monitoring antimicrobial resistance for public health action
    John W Tapsall
    WHO Collaborating Centre for STD and HIV, Microbiology Department, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, NSW
    Commun Dis Intell 27:S70-4. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Chloramphenicol-resistant Neisseria meningitidis containing catP isolated in Australia
    Tiffany R Shultz
    Department of Microbiology, South Eastern Sydney Area Health Services, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney 2031, Australia
    J Antimicrob Chemother 52:856-9. 2003

Collaborators

  • Magnus Unemo
  • David A Lewis
  • Tiffany R Shultz
  • E Athena Limnios
  • Peter A White
  • Sanghamitra Ray
  • Nhu Lan Nguyen
  • Christopher J McIver
  • Enzo Binotto
  • Christopher J L Richardson
  • Dena Lyras
  • Catherine S Ryan
  • Julian I Rood

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. doi request reprint Meeting the public health challenge of multidrug- and extensively drug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    John W Tapsall
    WHO Collaborating Centre for STD, Microbiology Department, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, Australia
    Expert Rev Anti Infect Ther 7:821-34. 2009
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  2. pmc Characteristics and population dynamics of mosaic penA allele-containing Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates collected in Sydney, Australia, in 2007-2008
    John W Tapsall
    Neisseria Reference Laboratory, Microbiology Department, South Eastern Area Laboratory Services, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, Australia
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:554-6. 2010
    ..Enhanced surveillance of gonococcal resistance to cephalosporins is necessary...
  3. pmc In vitro assessment of the further potential for development of fluoroquinolone resistance in Neisseria meningitidis
    Tiffany R Shultz
    Department of Microbiology, South Eastern Area Laboratory Service, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney 2031, Australia
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:1753-60. 2005
    ..This suggests that quinolone resistance in meningococci may arise in the same manner and reach similar levels in vivo to those seen in quinolone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae...
  4. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    John W Tapsall
    Department of Microbiology, World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for STD and HIV, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Clin Infect Dis 41:S263-8. 2005
    ..A sustained decrease in gonococcal disease requires an integrated approach combining improved prevention, better diagnosis, and effective treatment. Without continued commitment and effort, gonorrhea may well become untreatable...
  5. pmc Dynamics of appearance and expansion of a prolyliminopeptidase- negative subtype among Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates collected in Sydney, Australia, from 2002 to 2005
    E Athena Limnios
    Department of Microbiology, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Barker Street, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 44:1400-4. 2006
    ..Algorithms for confirmation of N. gonorrhoeae should take account of the temporal and geographic variability of gonococci by utilizing two or more distinct confirmatory methods...
  6. doi request reprint Neisseria gonorrhoeae and emerging resistance to extended spectrum cephalosporins
    John W Tapsall
    World Health Collaborating Centre for STDs, Department of Microbiology, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney, Australia
    Curr Opin Infect Dis 22:87-91. 2009
    ..Current clinical and laboratory perspectives on N. gonorrhoeae with decreased susceptibility to third-generation cephalosporins are provided...
  7. ncbi request reprint Monitoring antimicrobial resistance for public health action
    John W Tapsall
    WHO Collaborating Centre for STD and HIV, Microbiology Department, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, NSW
    Commun Dis Intell 27:S70-4. 2003
    ..Examples which illustrate the application of these principles are provided from experience with surveillance of AMR in the pathogenic Neisseria (N. gonorrhoeae and N. meningitidis)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Chloramphenicol-resistant Neisseria meningitidis containing catP isolated in Australia
    Tiffany R Shultz
    Department of Microbiology, South Eastern Sydney Area Health Services, The Prince of Wales Hospital, Sydney 2031, Australia
    J Antimicrob Chemother 52:856-9. 2003
    ..Methods for screening for chloramphenicol resistance in meningococci and the in vitro parameters that define this resistance are ill defined...