Poster Presentations

Design and evaluation of a DNA specific for oligonucleotide array Vibrio spp.
Christin Eichhorn1, Claudia Zimmermann, Ralf Ehricht, Peter Slickers, Eckhard Strauch and Florian Gunzer
DGHM 2012 Hamburg.

Comparative analysis of MRSA isolates from broiler chickens at slaughter and from abattoir workers
Wendlandt S., Kadlec K., Feßler A.T., Monecke S., Ehricht R., van de Giessen A., Hengeveld P., Huijsdens X., Schwarz S., and van Duijkeren E.
DGHM 2012 Hamburg.

Measuring of S. aureus Panton-Valentine leukocidin expression and regulation using protein microarrays
Bettina Stieber, Stefan Monecke, Elke Müller, Ralf Ehricht
DGHM 2012 Hamburg

Use of DNA Microarray to Characterize Oxacillin-susceptible, mecA-Positive Staphylococcus Aureus
Katie A Sharff MD, Sarah Slaughter MD, Graeme Forrest MBBS, Chris Pfeiffer MD, MSH, Stefan Monecke PhD, Ralf Ehricht PhD and Margret Oethinger MD, PhD
ICAAC 2012

Characterisation of Staphylococcus Aureus Belonging to CC398 from Humans in England
Bruno Pichon, Anna Vickers, Rachel Pike, Robert Hill, Lauren Harwin, Barry Cookson, Ralf Ehricht, Stefan Monecke, Angela M Kearns
ISSSI 2012

Resistance pheno- and genotypes of MRSA isolates from broiler chickens at slaughter and from abattoir workers
Kristina Kadlec, Sarah Wendlandt, Andrea T. Feßler, Stefan Monecke, Ralf Ehricht, Arjen van de Giessen, Paul Hengeveld, Xander Huijsdens, Stefan Schwarz, and Engeline van Duijkeren
ISSSI 2012

Genotyping of methicillin-resistant and methicillin-susceptible Staphylococcus aureus isolates from diseased poultry
Sarah Wendlandt, Stefan Monecke, Antje Ruppelt, Stefan Schwarz, Peter Slickers, Ralf Ehricht, Sonia Cortez de Jäckel
ISSSI 2012

Molecular Epidemiology of the Highly Virulent ST93 Australian Community S. aureus Strain
Geoffrey Coombs, Richard Goering, Kyra Chua, Stefan Monecke, Benjamin Howden, Timothy Stinear, Ralf Ehricht, Frances O’Brien, Keryn Christiansen
ISSSI 2012

Clonal complexes and virulence genes in Staphylococcus Aureus isolates of different origins
Gunlög Rasmussen, Stefan Monecke, Ralf Ehricht, Bo Söderquist
ISSSI 2012

Genetic characterization of community-acquired meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated in a low-endemic area using DNA microarray analysis
Bo Söderquist, Linda Hedlund, Stefan Monecke, Ralf Ehricht
ISSSI 2012

Emergence of Sequence Type 779 Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Harbouring a Novel Pseudo Staphylococcal Cassette Chromosome mec (SCCmec)-SCC-SCCCRISPR Composite Element in Irish Hospitals
Peter M. Kinnevey, Anna C. Shore, Grainne I. Brennan, Derek J. Sullivan, Ralf Ehricht, Stefan Monecke, Peter Slickers, David C. Coleman
ISSSI 2012

The Changing Molecular Epidemiology of pvl-Positive Staphylococcus aureus in Ireland
Sarah C. Tecklenborg, Anna C. Shore, Grainne I. Brennan, Stefan Monecke, Ralf Ehricht, Brian O’Connell, David C. Coleman
ISSSI 2012

Diversity of mecA alleles in staphylococci
Stefan Monecke, Elke Müller, Stefan Schwarz, Helmut Hotzel, Ralf Ehricht
ISSSI 2012

PVL- positive MRSA from Norway
Stefan Monecke, Bettina Stieber, Antje Ruppelt, Hege Vangstein Aamot, Ralf Ehricht
ISSSI 2012

Carriage of PVL genes among MRSA isolates and clinical isolates of Staphylococcus aureus from Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Stefan Monecke, Leila Skakni, Rami Hasan, Antje Ruppelt, Sameeh S. Ghazal, Ahmed Hakawi, Elke Müller, Peter Slickers, Ralf Ehricht
ISSSI 2012

Molecular characterisation and genome sequencing of ST772-MRSA-V "Bengal Bay Clone“
Stefan Monecke, Vico Baier, Geoffrey Coombs, Peter Slickers, Albrecht Ziegler, Ralf Ehricht
ISSSI 2012

Rapid and automated DNA microarray based genotyping and species discrimination of Mycobacteria
Stefan Monecke, Ines Engelmann, Elvira Richter, Irmgard Moser, Ralf Ehricht
ESM 2012

Fast and standardised spoligotyping using oligonucleotide microarrays
Stefan Monecke, Ines Engelmann, Oana Dumitrescu, Susanne Homolka, Gerard Lina, Stefan Niemann, Leila Skakni, Anke Ruettger, Konrad Sachse, Anne Sorge, Ralf Ehricht
ESM 2012

Molecular Analysis of MRSA from food of poultry origin
Christopher Eidam, Ralf Ehricht, Stefan Monecke and Stefan Schwarz

Microarray-based detection of tick-borne pathogens
C. Geiger, V. Dyachenko, R. Ehricht, I. Krupka and R. K. Straubinger

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.