Irene Martin

Summary

Affiliation: Public Health Agency of Canada
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Emergence and characterization of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates with decreased susceptibilities to ceftriaxone and cefixime in Canada: 2001-2010
    Irene Martin
    Bacteriology and Enteric Diseases Program, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 39:316-23. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Trends in antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolated in Canada: 2000-2009
    Irene Martin
    National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 38:892-8. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Serotype distribution of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae in Canada after the introduction of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, 2010-2012
    Walter H B Demczuk
    a National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3R2, Canada
    Can J Microbiol 59:778-88. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibilities and distribution of sequence types of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in Canada: 2010
    Irene Martin
    a Bacteriology and Enteric Diseases Program, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3R2, Canada
    Can J Microbiol 59:671-8. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Characterization of proline, citrulline, and uracil auxotrophic plasmid-carrying Neisseria gonorrhoeae strains in Canada, 1993-2003
    Lai King Ng
    Bacteriology and Enterics Diseases Program, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 33:688-90. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends of chromosomally mediated antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Canada: 1994-1999
    Lai King Ng
    National Microbial Laboratory, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 30:896-900. 2003
  7. pmc Whole-genome phylogenomic heterogeneity of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates with decreased cephalosporin susceptibility collected in Canada between 1989 and 2013
    Walter Demczuk
    Bacteriology and Enteric Diseases Program, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 53:191-200. 2015
  8. pmc Mutation in 23S rRNA associated with macrolide resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Lai King Ng
    National Laboratory for Sexually Transmitted Diseases, National Microbiology Laboratory, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:3020-5. 2002
  9. doi request reprint Serotype distribution of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae in Canada during the introduction of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, 2010
    Walter H B Demczuk
    National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3R2, Canada
    Can J Microbiol 58:1008-17. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Genetic analysis of Bordetella pertussis in Ontario, Canada reveals one predominant clone
    Michelle Shuel
    Vaccine Preventable Bacterial Diseases, National Microbiology Laboratory, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3R2
    Int J Infect Dis 17:e413-7. 2013

Collaborators

  • Vanessa Allen
  • Lai King Ng
  • Gregory J Tyrrell
  • Michael R Mulvey
  • Heather Adam
  • Raymond S W Tsang
  • Steven J Drews
  • Marguerite Lovgren
  • Matthew W Gilmour
  • Walter H B Demczuk
  • Brigitte Lefebvre
  • Walter Demczuk
  • Tom Wong
  • Travis S Hottes
  • Ameeta E Singh
  • Michelle Shuel
  • Averil Griffith
  • Allison Mcgeer
  • George G Zhanel
  • David Haldane
  • Richard Garceau
  • Linda Hoang
  • Amrita Bharat
  • Tarah Lynch
  • John Wylie
  • Morag Graham
  • Gary Van Domselaar
  • Greg Horsman
  • Linda M N Hoang
  • James Talbot
  • Shirley Brown
  • David Farrell
  • Shalini Desai
  • Jennifer Gratrix
  • Ron Read
  • Mark Gilbert
  • David Patrick
  • Barbara Romanowski
  • Jan Stoltz
  • Patrick Tang
  • Gina Ogilvie
  • Richard T Lester
  • Rachel McKay
  • Lindsey Sherrard
  • Frances B Jamieson
  • Karen Sutherland
  • Miguel Imperial
  • - Toronto Invasive Bacterial Diseases Network
  • Amanda Shane
  • - Canadian Public Health Laboratory Network

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Emergence and characterization of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates with decreased susceptibilities to ceftriaxone and cefixime in Canada: 2001-2010
    Irene Martin
    Bacteriology and Enteric Diseases Program, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 39:316-23. 2012
    ..We examined the phenotypic and genetic characteristics of 155 N. gonorrhoeae isolates with decreased susceptibilities to third-generation cephalosporins isolated in Canada between 2001 and mid-2010...
  2. doi request reprint Trends in antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolated in Canada: 2000-2009
    Irene Martin
    National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 38:892-8. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Serotype distribution of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae in Canada after the introduction of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, 2010-2012
    Walter H B Demczuk
    a National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3R2, Canada
    Can J Microbiol 59:778-88. 2013
    ..Continued surveillance will be important to recognize replacement serotypes, to determine the extent of herd immunity effects in nonpaediatric populations, and to assess the overall effectiveness of PCV13 in reducing IPD in Canada. ..
  4. doi request reprint Antimicrobial susceptibilities and distribution of sequence types of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates in Canada: 2010
    Irene Martin
    a Bacteriology and Enteric Diseases Program, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3R2, Canada
    Can J Microbiol 59:671-8. 2013
    ..Identification and monitoring of STs and corresponding antimicrobial resistance profiles may be useful in surveillance programs and be used to inform public health actions. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Characterization of proline, citrulline, and uracil auxotrophic plasmid-carrying Neisseria gonorrhoeae strains in Canada, 1993-2003
    Lai King Ng
    Bacteriology and Enterics Diseases Program, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 33:688-90. 2006
    ..Proline, citrulline, and uracil (PCU) Neisseria gonorrhoeae is a common auxotroph in Canada and resistance to antibiotics in this auxotroph is rare...
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends of chromosomally mediated antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae in Canada: 1994-1999
    Lai King Ng
    National Microbial Laboratory, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 30:896-900. 2003
    ..0 mg/L), tetracycline (MIC > or =2.0 mg/L and < or =8.0 mg/L), and erythromycin (MIC > or =2.0 mg/L)...
  7. pmc Whole-genome phylogenomic heterogeneity of Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates with decreased cephalosporin susceptibility collected in Canada between 1989 and 2013
    Walter Demczuk
    Bacteriology and Enteric Diseases Program, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 53:191-200. 2015
    ....
  8. pmc Mutation in 23S rRNA associated with macrolide resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    Lai King Ng
    National Laboratory for Sexually Transmitted Diseases, National Microbiology Laboratory, Population and Public Health Branch, Health Canada, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:3020-5. 2002
    ..coli, Streptococcus pneumoniae, and Helicobacter pylori, this is the first observation of these mutations associated with macrolide resistance in N. gonorrhoeae...
  9. doi request reprint Serotype distribution of invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae in Canada during the introduction of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, 2010
    Walter H B Demczuk
    National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, MB R3E 3R2, Canada
    Can J Microbiol 58:1008-17. 2012
    ..Continued monitoring of invasive pneumococcal serotypes in Canada is important to identify epidemiological trends and assess the impact of the newly introduced PCV13 vaccine on public health...
  10. doi request reprint Genetic analysis of Bordetella pertussis in Ontario, Canada reveals one predominant clone
    Michelle Shuel
    Vaccine Preventable Bacterial Diseases, National Microbiology Laboratory, 1015 Arlington Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 3R2
    Int J Infect Dis 17:e413-7. 2013
    ..To characterize Bordetella pertussis isolates in Ontario, Canada in order to understand the clonal diversity of strains present in this province...
  11. doi request reprint Neisseria gonorrhoeae multiantigen sequence typing is beneficial in further characterizing gonococcal populations in Alberta, Canada
    Ameeta E Singh
    Edmonton STI Clinic, Alberta Health Services, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 40:744-50. 2013
    ..Antimicrobial resistance testing and behavioral data combined with Neisseria gonorrhoeae multiantigen sequence typing (NG-MAST) can help to define gonococcal populations and identify, characterize, and compare clusters of infection...
  12. doi request reprint Cephalosporin and azithromycin susceptibility in Neisseria gonorrhoeae isolates by site of infection, British Columbia, 2006 to 2011
    Travis S Hottes
    British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, Canada
    Sex Transm Dis 40:46-51. 2013
    ..To explore trends in antimicrobial susceptibility of N. gonorrhoeae, we reviewed provincial laboratory data from British Columbia, 2006 to 2011...