Els Acke

Summary

Affiliation: University College Dublin
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. ncbi Prevalence of thermophilic Campylobacter species in household cats and dogs in Ireland
    E Acke
    Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety Laboratory, School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Vet Rec 164:44-7. 2009
  2. doi A comparison of different culture methods for the recovery of Campylobacter species from pets
    E Acke
    Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety Laboratory, School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Zoonoses Public Health 56:490-5. 2009
  3. doi Antimicrobial resistance profiles and mechanisms of resistance in Campylobacter jejuni isolates from pets
    Els Acke
    University College Dublin, Ireland
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 6:705-10. 2009
  4. ncbi Cerebrospinal fluid from a 6-year-old dog with severe neck pain
    Natali B Bauer
    Veterinary Pathology Department, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Vet Clin Pathol 35:123-5. 2006
  5. pmc Genotypic characterisation and cluster analysis of Campylobacter jejuni isolates from domestic pets, human clinical cases and retail food
    Els Acke
    Centre for Food Safety, School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Ir Vet J 64:6. 2011

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Prevalence of thermophilic Campylobacter species in household cats and dogs in Ireland
    E Acke
    Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety Laboratory, School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Vet Rec 164:44-7. 2009
    ..Particularly high prevalences were detected in the few cats and dogs with diarrhoea, and in the cats and dogs that were six months old or younger...
  2. doi A comparison of different culture methods for the recovery of Campylobacter species from pets
    E Acke
    Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety Laboratory, School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Zoonoses Public Health 56:490-5. 2009
    ..were recovered by direct plating onto mCCDA agar with CAT supplement, this method is the method of choice if only a single method is selected for isolation of the most common Campylobacter spp. detected in pets and humans...
  3. doi Antimicrobial resistance profiles and mechanisms of resistance in Campylobacter jejuni isolates from pets
    Els Acke
    University College Dublin, Ireland
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 6:705-10. 2009
    ..jejuni infections in humans...
  4. ncbi Cerebrospinal fluid from a 6-year-old dog with severe neck pain
    Natali B Bauer
    Veterinary Pathology Department, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Vet Clin Pathol 35:123-5. 2006
    ..Three cases of dogs with spinal cord disease and myelin-like material in the CSF have been reported previously. The clinical significance of this finding is still unknown...
  5. pmc Genotypic characterisation and cluster analysis of Campylobacter jejuni isolates from domestic pets, human clinical cases and retail food
    Els Acke
    Centre for Food Safety, School of Agriculture, Food Science and Veterinary Medicine, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Ir Vet J 64:6. 2011
    ..jejuni from pets may circulate and may contribute to clinical infections in humans. In addition, contaminated food fed to pets may be a potential source of Campylobacter infection in pets, which may subsequently pose a risk to humans...