Poster Presentations

Molecular analysis of MRSA isolates from cattle and poultry detected in the GERM-Vet program 2008 and 2009
Carmen Billerbeck, Andrea T. Feßler, Heike Kaspar, Antje Römer, Ralf Ehricht, Stefan Monecke, Joachim Mankertz, Kristina Kadlec, Stefan Schwarz

Comparative genotypic and phenotypic characterisation of human and animal isolates of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus sequence type (ST) 398 using DNA microarrays
Dorota Jamrozy, Meenaxi Sharma, Mark Fielder, Alison Kelly, Ralf Ehricht, Stefan Monecke, Patrick Butaye, Nick Coldham;
ECCMID 2011

Genetic characterization of early MRSA isolates in England
Bruno Pichon, Mark Ganner, Robert Hill, Ralf Ehricht, Barry Cookson and Angela Kearns;
ECCMID 2011

The Emergence of Novel and Composite SCCmec Element Types into Western Australian Community S aureus
G.W. Coombs, J.C. Pearson, S. Monecke, F.G. O’Brien, K.J. Christiansen;
ECCMID 2011

Discrimination of staphylococci using a rpoB-consensus PCR coupled with a microarray hybridisationassay
S. Monecke, P. Slickers, E. Müller, H. Hotzel, R. Ehricht;
ECCMID 2011

Distribution of the arginine catabolic mobile element in staphylococci
Stefan Monecke, David C. Coleman, Geoffrey Coombs, Emily Deasy, Ralf Ehricht, Margaret Ip, Anna C. Shore;
ECCMID 2011

Measuring S. aureus exotoxin concentrations using protein microarrays with antibodies generated by phage display
Stefan Monecke, Joseph Buechler, Ralf Ehricht;
ECCMID 2011

Risikoabschätzung von MRSA-Isolaten aus den Fleischgewinnungsprozessen von Schwein und Geflügel mittels diagnostischem DNA-Mikroarray
Birgit Beneke , Sylvia Klees , Svenja Nentwich, Christine Bonaparte, Andrea Schütz, Birgit Stührenberg

DNA Microarray Analysis Reveals Extensive Genetic Diversity Among Sporadically-Occurring Nosocomial MRSA Isolates from Ireland
P. M. Kinnevey, A.C. Shore, S. Monecke, R. Ehricht, A.S. Rossney, D.C. Coleman

Characterisation of Nosocomical MRSA isolates Recovered in Ireland Over Four Decades by DNA Microarray Analysis and Comparison With MLST and SCCmec Typing
O.M. Brennan, A.C. Shore, P.M. Kinnevey, A.S. Rossney, S. Monecke, R. Ehricht, D.C. Coleman

Untersuchungen zum Vorkommen von Staphylokokken in einem Milchvieh-Bestand
Hala Salam, Fawzy El Seedy, Karin Klengel, Stefan Monecke, Ralf Ehricht, Herbert Tomaso, Helmut Hotzel

Entwicklung eines DNA-Mikroarrays zur Charakterisierung von Clostridium botulinum Stämmen
Birgit Pauly, Peter Slickers, Ralf Ehricht, Konrad Eck, Heinrich Neubauer, Christian Seyboldt

A new ompA-based DNA microarray assay for rapid genotyping of Chlamydia Trachomatis strains
Anke Ruettger, Jens Feige, Peter Slickers, Evelyn Schubert, Servaas A. Morré, Yvonne Pannekoek, Björn Herrmann, Henry J.C. de Vries, Ralf Ehricht, and Konrad Sachse

Genetic fingerprinting of MRSA from Abu Dhabi
Stefan Weber, Ralf Ehricht, Peter Slickers, Laila Abdel-Wareth, George Donnelly, Martin Pitout, Stefan Monecke; ECCMID 2010

Typing of Streptococcus agalactiae isolates using DNA-microarrays
Heike Nitschke, Peter Slickers, Kristina Hochauf, Florian Gunzer, Ralf Ehricht, Stefan Monecke; DGHM 2010

CC59 Community-Associated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Western Australia: Clonal Spread or Multiple Evolutionary Events?
G Coombs, S Monecke, R Ehricht, P Slickers, J Pearson, H-L Tan, K Christiansen, F O’Brien

The molecular epidemiology of MRSA in Malta and the description of a Maltese epidemic MRSA strain.
Elizabeth Anne Scicluna, Anna Shore, Alexander Thürmer, Ralf Ehricht, Peter Slickers, Michael Borg, Stefan Monecke; DGHM 2009

Phenotypic and genotypic analysis of antimicrobial resistance in porcine MRSA ST398 isolates from Germany (Resistance).
Kadlec K, Ehricht R, Monecke S, Steinacker U, Kaspar H, Mankertz J, Schwarz S

Phenotypic and genotypic analysis of antimicrobial resistance in porcine MRSA ST398 isolates from Germany (Typing).
Kadlec K, Ehricht R, Monecke S, Steinacker U, Kaspar H, Mankertz J, Schwarz S

Genotyping of drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis using diagnostic microarrays.
Ehricht R, Slickers P, Monecke; ESM 2009.

Plasmid Localisation Of Resistance Genes in Porcine MRSA ST398 Isolates.
Kadlec K, Ehricht R, Monecke S, Steinacker U, Kaspar H, Mankertz J, Schwarz S; ARAE 2009.

Heterogeneity among porcine MRSA ST398 isolates.

R. Ehricht, K. Kadlec, S. Schwarz, U. Steinacker, H. Kaspar, S. Monecke; ECCMID 2009.

Molecular epidemiology of Staphylococcus aureus among asymptomatic carriers from Saxony.
Stefan Monecke, Christian Luedicke, Peter Slickers and Ralf Ehricht; ECCMID 2009.

Characterisation of Bacterial Isolates in Cheese Production Surveillance in an Organic Farming Site.
Ralf Ehricht, Ralf Labugger, Stefan Monecke and Helmut Hotzel; ECCMID 2009.

A fatal case of toxigenic Staphylococcus aureus infection
S. Monecke, K. Hochauf, R. Bergert, J. Dinger, M. Ney, R. Ehricht; DGHM 2008

Beyond MLST, PFGE, SCCmec-and spa-typing: Comparative analysis of MRSA strains of equine and human origin.
Birgit Walther, Antina Lübke-Becker, Claudia Ruscher, Alexandra Soba, Claus-G. Wleklinski, Ralf Ehricht, Peter Slickers, Lothar H. Wieler, Stefan Monecke; DGHM 2008.

Rapid and cost effective genotyping using diagnostic microarrays in 96-microplate format.
Ralf Ehricht, Peter Slickers, Stefan Monecke and Peter Häusler.

Intrastrain variability of USA300 MRSA isolated in Western Australia.
Stefan Monecke, Ralf Ehricht, Peter Slickers, Hui-Leen Tan, Geoffrey Coombs.

Genotyping of aberrant CA-MRSA strains from Australia which represent a novel agr group.

Stefan Monecke, Ralf Ehricht, Peter Slickers, Hui-Leen Tan, Geoffrey Coombs.

Detection of drug resistance in Mycobacterium tuberculosis using diagnostic oligonucleotide arrays.
Stefan Monecke, Stefan Weber, Steffen Vogel, Peter Slickers, Ralf Ehricht; ESM 2007.

Community acquired MRSA harbouring exfoliative toxin genes etA and etD.
Stefan Monecke, Ralf Ehricht, Stefan Weber; DGHM 2006.

Microarray-based genotyping of epidemic strains of Staphylococcus aureus.
Stefan Monecke, Brigitte Berger-Bächi, Geoffrey Coombs, Anne Holmes, Ian Kay, Angela Kearns, Hans-Jörg Linde, Frances O´Brien, Peter Slickers, Ralf Ehricht; ISSSI 2006.

Variations in Epidemic Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus-16 (EMRSA-16).
Stefan Monecke, Brigitte Berger-Bächi, Geoffrey Coombs, Anne Holmes, Ian Kay, Angela Kearns, Hans-Jörg Linde, Frances O´Brien, Peter Slickers, Ralf Ehricht; ISSSI 2006.

Molekulare Charakterisierung von MRSA aus Rind und Geflügel aus dem GERM-Vet Programm 2008-2009
Carmen Billerbeck Andrea T. Feßler, Heike Kaspar, Antje Römer, Stefan, Ralf Ehricht, Joachim Mankertz, Kristina Kadlec, Stefan Schwarz