A P Davies

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wales
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Dormant cells of Staphylococcus aureus are resuscitated by spent culture supernatant
    Ben Pascoe
    Institute of Life Science, Swansea University College of Medicine, Swansea, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e85998. 2014
  2. pmc An extracellular Staphylococcus epidermidis polysaccharide: relation to Polysaccharide Intercellular Adhesin and its implication in phagocytosis
    Anastasia I Spiliopoulou
    Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
    BMC Microbiol 12:76. 2012
  3. pmc Identification of clinical isolates of α-hemolytic streptococci by 16S rRNA gene sequencing, matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry using MALDI Biotyper, and conventional phenotypic methods: a comparison
    Angharad Puw Davies
    Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Institute of Life Science, The College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 50:4087-90. 2012
  4. pmc Toxic marine microalgae and shellfish poisoning in the British isles: history, review of epidemiology, and future implications
    Stephanie L Hinder
    Institute of Life Science, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    Environ Health 10:54. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Resuscitation-promoting factors are expressed in Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected human tissue
    A P Davies
    Centre for Medical Microbiology, Department of Infection, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Tuberculosis (Edinb) 88:462-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Biofilm formation in medical device-related infection
    D Mack
    Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, UK
    Int J Artif Organs 29:343-59. 2006

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Dormant cells of Staphylococcus aureus are resuscitated by spent culture supernatant
    Ben Pascoe
    Institute of Life Science, Swansea University College of Medicine, Swansea, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e85998. 2014
    ..A better understanding of control and reactivation of dormant cells could lead to major improvements in managing staphylococcal infections; resuscitation could be an important step in restoring susceptibility to antibiotic treatment. ..
  2. pmc An extracellular Staphylococcus epidermidis polysaccharide: relation to Polysaccharide Intercellular Adhesin and its implication in phagocytosis
    Anastasia I Spiliopoulou
    Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
    BMC Microbiol 12:76. 2012
    ..Here we provide experimental evidence that 20-kDaPS and PIA represent distinct molecules and that 20-kDaPS is implicated in endocytosis of S. epidermidis bacterial cells by human monocyte-derived macrophages...
  3. pmc Identification of clinical isolates of α-hemolytic streptococci by 16S rRNA gene sequencing, matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry using MALDI Biotyper, and conventional phenotypic methods: a comparison
    Angharad Puw Davies
    Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Institute of Life Science, The College of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 50:4087-90. 2012
    ..The following percentages of isolates were correctly identified to the species level: MALDI Biotyper, 46%; BD Phoenix, 35%; and API 20 Strep, 26%...
  4. pmc Toxic marine microalgae and shellfish poisoning in the British isles: history, review of epidemiology, and future implications
    Stephanie L Hinder
    Institute of Life Science, Swansea University, Singleton Park, Swansea, SA2 8PP, UK
    Environ Health 10:54. 2011
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  5. ncbi request reprint Resuscitation-promoting factors are expressed in Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected human tissue
    A P Davies
    Centre for Medical Microbiology, Department of Infection, Royal Free and University College Medical School, London, UK
    Tuberculosis (Edinb) 88:462-8. 2008
    ..The work presented here demonstrates that Rpf expression can be detected in human tissues infected with M. tuberculosis and describes the pattern of this expression using immunocytochemistry with anti-Rpf antibodies...
  6. ncbi request reprint Biofilm formation in medical device-related infection
    D Mack
    Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, The School of Medicine, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, UK
    Int J Artif Organs 29:343-59. 2006
    ..Significant progress has been made in recent years which may ultimately lead to new rational approaches for better preventive, therapeutic, and diagnostic measures...