Eileen M Dunne

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Affiliation: Royal Children's Hospital
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Investigating the effects of probiotics on pneumococcal colonization using an in vitro adherence assay
    Eileen M Dunne
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
    J Vis Exp . 2014
  2. pmc Detection of group a streptococcal pharyngitis by quantitative PCR
    Eileen M Dunne
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:312. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal microbial interactions in the era of pneumococcal conjugate vaccination
    Eileen M Dunne
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Vaccine 31:2333-42. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Streptococcus pneumoniae serogroups and colony morphology: a look back
    Eileen M Dunne
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    P N G Med J 53:166-8. 2010
  5. pmc Effect of pneumococcal vaccination on nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, Moraxella catarrhalis, and Staphylococcus aureus in Fijian children
    Eileen M Dunne
    Centre for International Child Healtha and Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 50:1034-8. 2012
  6. pmc Multilocus sequence typing of Streptococcus pneumoniae by use of mass spectrometry
    Eileen M Dunne
    Centre for International Child Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 49:3756-60. 2011
  7. pmc Long-term impact of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccination on nasopharyngeal carriage in children previously vaccinated with various pneumococcal conjugate vaccine regimes
    Laura K Boelsen
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Vaccine 33:5708-14. 2015
  8. pmc No long-term evidence of hyporesponsiveness after use of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in children previously immunized with pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
    Paul V Licciardi
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 137:1772-1779.e11. 2016
  9. pmc Investigation of Streptococcus salivarius-mediated inhibition of pneumococcal adherence to pharyngeal epithelial cells
    Jayne Manning
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Microbiol 16:225. 2016
  10. pmc Inhibition of Streptococcus pneumoniae adherence to human epithelial cells in vitro by the probiotic Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG
    Sook San Wong
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Res Notes 6:135. 2013

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Publications15

  1. pmc Investigating the effects of probiotics on pneumococcal colonization using an in vitro adherence assay
    Eileen M Dunne
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute
    J Vis Exp . 2014
    ..The assay can be used to test other probiotic species and/or potential inhibitors of pneumococcal colonization and can be easily modified to address other scientific questions regarding pneumococcal adherence and invasion. ..
  2. pmc Detection of group a streptococcal pharyngitis by quantitative PCR
    Eileen M Dunne
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:312. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR) assay for detecting GAS pharyngitis and assess its suitability for clinical diagnosis...
  3. doi request reprint Nasopharyngeal microbial interactions in the era of pneumococcal conjugate vaccination
    Eileen M Dunne
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Vaccine 31:2333-42. 2013
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  4. ncbi request reprint Streptococcus pneumoniae serogroups and colony morphology: a look back
    Eileen M Dunne
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    P N G Med J 53:166-8. 2010
    ..Thus colony morphology is of limited value in identifying the pneumococcal serogroup/serotype apart from mucoid colonies, which are likely to be serotype 3...
  5. pmc Effect of pneumococcal vaccination on nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, Moraxella catarrhalis, and Staphylococcus aureus in Fijian children
    Eileen M Dunne
    Centre for International Child Healtha and Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 50:1034-8. 2012
    ..Vaccination did not affect pathogen carriage rates or densities, whereas significant differences between the two major ethnic groups were observed...
  6. pmc Multilocus sequence typing of Streptococcus pneumoniae by use of mass spectrometry
    Eileen M Dunne
    Centre for International Child Health, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 49:3756-60. 2011
    ..pneumoniae isolates from Papua New Guinean children. The majority of the isolates present in this population were not clonal and contained seven new alleles and 30 previously unreported sequence types...
  7. pmc Long-term impact of pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccination on nasopharyngeal carriage in children previously vaccinated with various pneumococcal conjugate vaccine regimes
    Laura K Boelsen
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia Department of Paediatrics, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    Vaccine 33:5708-14. 2015
    ..aureus carriage and have varying effects in ethnic groups, suggesting current WHO vaccine schedule recommendations against the use of 23vPPV in children under two years of age are appropriate. ..
  8. pmc No long-term evidence of hyporesponsiveness after use of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in children previously immunized with pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine
    Paul V Licciardi
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia Electronic address
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 137:1772-1779.e11. 2016
    ..At 18 months of age, children given 23vPPV exhibited immune hyporesponsiveness to a micro-23vPPV (20%) challenge dose in terms of serotype-specific IgG and opsonophagocytosis, while 23vPPV had no effect on vaccine-type carriage...
  9. pmc Investigation of Streptococcus salivarius-mediated inhibition of pneumococcal adherence to pharyngeal epithelial cells
    Jayne Manning
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, The Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Microbiol 16:225. 2016
    ..We investigated the mechanism(s) of inhibition using a human pharyngeal epithelial cell line (Detroit 562) following pre-administration of two different strains of S. salivarius...
  10. pmc Inhibition of Streptococcus pneumoniae adherence to human epithelial cells in vitro by the probiotic Lactobacillus rhamnosus GG
    Sook San Wong
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Vic, Australia
    BMC Res Notes 6:135. 2013
    ..We investigated the effects of LGG administered before, at the same time as, or after the addition of S. pneumoniae on the adherence of four pneumococcal isolates...
  11. pmc The PneuCarriage Project: A Multi-Centre Comparative Study to Identify the Best Serotyping Methods for Examining Pneumococcal Carriage in Vaccine Evaluation Studies
    Catherine Satzke
    Pneumococcal Research Group, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS Med 12:e1001903; discussion e1001903. 2015
    ..We established the PneuCarriage project, a large, international multi-centre study dedicated to the identification of the best pneumococcal serotyping methods for carriage studies...
  12. pmc Silica desiccant packets for storage and transport of Streptococcus pneumoniae and other clinically relevant species
    Casey L Pell
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 8:e72353. 2013
    ..SDPs are suitable for transport and short-term storage of bacterial species including S. pneumoniae. ..
  13. pmc Real-time qPCR improves meningitis pathogen detection in invasive bacterial-vaccine preventable disease surveillance in Fiji
    Eileen M Dunne
    Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Infection and Immunity, Parkville, 3052, Australia
    Sci Rep 6:39784. 2016
    ..pneumoniae, N. meningitidis, and H. influenzae in CSF, and that application of molecular diagnostics is a feasible way to enhance local and global surveillance for IB-VPD...
  14. pmc Production of latex agglutination reagents for pneumococcal serotyping
    Belinda D Ortika
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children s Hospital, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
    BMC Res Notes 6:49. 2013
    ..This paper describes a method for the production and quality control (QC) of latex reagents, including problem solving recommendations, for pneumococcal serotyping...
  15. pmc Reduced IL-17A Secretion Is Associated with High Levels of Pneumococcal Nasopharyngeal Carriage in Fijian Children
    Edwin Hoe
    Pneumococcal Research, Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Melbourne, Australia
    PLoS ONE 10:e0129199. 2015
    ..These data provide further support for the role of Th17-mediated protection in humans and suggest that these cytokines may be important in the defence against pneumococcal carriage...