Publications

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De Maio, N. and D. J. Wilson (2017)
The bacterial sequential Markov coalescent.
Genetics, in press. (abstract pdf)

Dingle, K. E., Didelot, X., Quan, T. P., Eyre, D. W., Stoesster, N., Golubchik, T., Harding, R. M., Wilson, D. J., Griffiths, D., Oakley, S. J., the Modernising Medical Microbiology Informatics Group, Fawley, W. N., Freeman, J., Morris, K., Martin, J., Howard, P., Gorbach, S., Goldstein, E. J. C., Citron, D. M., Hopkins, S., Hope, R., Johnson, A. P., Wilcox, M. H., Peto, T. E. A., Walker, A. S. and D. W. Crook (2017)
Effects of control interventions on Clostridium difficile infection in England: an observational study.
Lancet Infectious Diseases, in press. (abstract pdf)

Price, J. R., Cole, K., Bexley, A., Kostiou, V., Eyre, D. W., Golubchik, T., Wilson, D. J., Crook, D. W., Walker, A. S., Peto, T. E. A., Llewelyn, M. J. and J. Paul (2017)
Transmission of Staphylococcus aureus between health-care workers, the environment, and patients in an intensive care unit: a longitudinal cohort study based on whole-genome sequencing.
Lancet Infectious Diseases 17: 207-214. (abstract pdf)

Earle, S. G., Wu, C.-H., Charlesworth, J., Stoesser, N., Gordon, N. C., Walker, T. M., Spencer, C. C. A., Iqbal, Z., Clifton, D. A., Hopkins, K. L., Woodford, N., Smith, E. G., Ismail, N., Llewelyn, M. J., Peto, T. E., Crook, D. W., McVean, G., Walker, A. S. and D. J. Wilson (2016)
Identifying lineage effects when controlling for population structure improves power in bacterial association studies.
Nature Microbiology 1: 16041 (abstract pdf preprint supplement)

Das, S., Lindemann, C., Young, B. C., Muller, J., Österreich, B., Ternette, N., Winkler, A.-C., Paprotka, K., Reinhardt, R., Förstner, K. U., Allen, E., Flaxman, A., Yamaguchi, Y., Rollier, C. S., Van Diemen, P., Blättner, S., Remmele, C. W., Selle, M., Dittrich, M., Müller, T., Vogel, J., Ohlsen, K., Crook, D., Massey, R., Wilson, D. J., Rudel, T., Wyllie, D. H., and M. J. Fraunholz (2016)
Natural mutations in a Staphylococcus aureus virulence regulator attenuate cytotoxicity but permit bacteremia and abscess formation.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 113: E3101-E3110. (abstract pdf)

De Maio, N., Wu, C.-H. and D. J. Wilson (2016)
SCOTTI: Efficient reconstruction of transmission within outbreaks with the structured coalescent.
PLoS Computational Biology 12: e1005130. (abstract pdf preprint)

Didelot, X., Walker, A. S., Peto, T. E., Crook, D. W. and D. J. Wilson (2016)
Within-host evolution of bacterial pathogens.
Nature Reviews Microbiology 14: 150-162. (abstract pdf)

Hedge, J. and D. J. Wilson (2016)
Practical approaches for detecting selection in microbial genomes.
PLoS Computational Biology 12: e1004739 (abstract pdf)

Dearlove, B. L., Cody, A. J., Pascoe, B., Méric, G., Wilson, D. J. and S. K. Sheppard (2016)
Rapid host switching in generalist Campylobacter strains erodes the signal for tracing human infections.
ISME Journal 10: 721-9. (abstract pdf)

De Silva, D., Peters, J., Cole, K., Cole, M. L., Cresswell, F., Dean, G., Dave, J., Thomas, D. R., Foster, K., Waldram, A., Wilson, D. J., Didelot, X., Grad, Y. H., Crook, D. W., Peto, T. E. A., Walker, A. S., Paul, J. and Eyre, D. W (2016)
Whole-genome sequencing to determine transmission of Neisseria gonorrhoeae: an observational study.
Lancet Infectious Diseases 16: 1295-1303. (abstract pdf)

Stoesser, N., Sheppard, A. E., Pankhurst, L., De Maio, N., Moore, C. E., Sebra, R., Turner, P., Anson, L., Kasarskis, A., Batty, E. M., Kos, V., Wilson, D. J., Phetsouvanh, R., Wyllie, D., Sokurenko, E., Manges, A., Johnson, T. J., Price, L. B., Peto, T. E. A., Johnson, J. R., Didelot, X., Walker, A. S., Crook, D. W. and the Modernizing Medical Microbiology Informatics Group (2016)
Evolutionary history of the global emergence of the Escherichia coli epidemic clone ST131.
mBio 7: e02162-15 (abstract pdf).

Sheppard, A., Stoesser, N., Wilson, D. J., Sebra, R., Kasarskis, A., Anson, L., Giess, A., Pankhurst, L., Vaughan, A., Grim, C., Cox, H., Yeh, A., the Modernising Medical Microbiology Informatics Group, Sifri, C., Walker, A. S., Peto, T., Crook, D. W. and A. Mathers (2016)
Nested Russian Doll-like genetic mobility drives rapid dissemination of the carbapenem resistance gene blaKPC
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 60: 3767-3778. (abstract pdf).

van Hal, S. J., Ip, C. L. C., Anzari, M. A., Wilson, D. J., Espedido, B., Jensen, S. O. and R. Bowden (2016)
Evolutionary dynamics of Enterococcus faecium reveals complex genomic relationships between isolates with independent emergence of vancomycin resistance.
Microbial Genomics doi:10.1099/mgen.0.000048. (abstract pdf)

Brown, T., Didelot, X., Wilson, D. J. and N. De Maio (2016)
SimBac: simulation of whole bacterial genomes with homologous recombination.
Microbial Genomics doi:10.1099/mgen.0.000044. (abstract pdf)

Leekitcharoenphon, P., Hendriksen, R. S., Le Hello, S., Weill, F. X., Baggesen, D. L., Jun, S.-R., Ussery, D. W., Lund, O., Crook, D. W., Wilson, D. J. and F. M. Aarestrup (2016)
Global genomic epidemiology of Salmonella Typhimurium DT104.
Applied and Environmental Microbiology 82: 2516-2526. (abstract pdf).

Laabei, M., Uhlemann, A.-C., Lowy, F. D., Austin, E. D., Yokoyama, M., Ouadi, K., Feil, E., Thorpe, H. A., Williams, B., Perkins, M., Peacock, S. J., Clarke, S. R., Dordel, J., Holden, M., Votintseva, A. A., Bowden, R., Crook, D. W., Young, B. C., Wilson, D. J., Recker, M. and R. C. Massey (2015)
Evolutionary trade-offs underlie the multi-faceted virulence of Staphylococcus aureus.
PLoS Biology 13: e1002229. (abstract pdf)

De Maio, N., Wu, C.-H., O'Reilly, K. M. and D. J. Wilson (2015)
New routes to phylogeography: a Bayesian structured coalescent approximation.
PLoS Genetics 11: e1005421 (abstract pdf)

Didelot, X. and D. J. Wilson (2015)
ClonalFrameML: efficient inference of recombination in whole bacterial genomes.
PLoS Computational Biology 11: e1004041. (abstract pdf)

Bradley, P., Gordon, N. C., Walker, T. M., Dunn, L., Heys, S., Huang, B., Earle, S. G., Pankhurst, L. J., Anson, L., de Cesare, M., Piazza, P., Votintseva, A. A., Golubchik, T., Wilson, D. J., Wyllie, D., Diel, R., Niemann, S., Feuerriegel, S., Kohl, T. A., Ismail, N., Omar, S. V., Smith, E. G., Buck, D., McVean, G., Walker, A. S., Peto, T. E. A., Crook, D. W. and Z. Iqbal (2015)
Rapid antibiotic-resistance predictions from genome sequence data for Staphylococcus aureus and Mycobacterium tuberculosis
Nature Communications 6: 10063. (abstract pdf)

Walker, T. M., Kohl, T. A., Omar, S. V., Hedge, J., Del Ojo Elias, C., Bradley, P., Iqbal, Z., Feuerriegel, S., Niehaus, K., Wilson, D. J., Clifton, D. A., Kapatai, G., Ip, C. L. C., Bowden, R., Drobniewski, F., Allix-Béguec, C., Gaudin, C., Parkhill, J., Diel, R., Supply, P., Crook, D. W., Smith, E. G., Walker, A. S., Ismail, N., Niemann, S., Peto, T. E. A. and the MMM Informatics Group (2015)
Whole-genome sequencing for prediction of Mycobacterium tuberculosis drug susceptibility and resistance: a retrospective cohort study.
Lancet Infectious Diseases 15: 1193-1202. (abstract pdf)

Everitt, R. G., Didelot, X., Batty, E. M., Miller, R. R., Knox, K., Young, B. C., Bowden, R., Auton, A., Votintseva, A., Larner-Svensson, H., Charlesworth, J., Golubchik, T., Ip, C. L. C., Godwin, H., Fung, R., Peto, T. E. A., Walker, A. S., Crook, D. W. and D. J. Wilson (2014)
Mobile elements drive recombination hotspots in the core genome of Staphylococcus aureus.
Nature Communications 5: 3956. (abstract pdf)

Hedge, J. and D. J. Wilson (2014)
Bacterial phylogenetic reconstruction from whole genomes is robust to recombination but demographic inference is not.
mBio 5: e02158-14. (abstract pdf)

Laabei, M., Recker, M., Rudkin, J. K., Aldeljawi, M., Gulay, Z., Sloan, T. J., Williams, P., Endres, J., Bayles, K. W., Fey, P. D., Yajjala, V. K., Widhelm, T., Hawkins, E., Lewis, K., Parfett, S., Scowen, L., Peacock, S. J., Holden, M., Wilson, D. J., Read, T. D., van den Elsen, J., Priest, N. K., Feil, E. J., Hurst, L. D., Josefsson, E and R. C. Massey (2014)
Predicting the virulence of MRSA from its genome sequence.
Genome Research 24: 839-849. (abstract pdf)

Price, J. R., Golubchik, T., Wilson, D. J., Crook, D. W., Walker, A. S., Peto, T. E. A., Paul, J. and M. J. Llewelyn (2014)
Reply to Data on whole-genome sequencing is insufficient to rule out patient-to-patient transmission as a significant source of Staphylococcus aureus acquisition in an ICU, Mills and Linkin.
Clinical Infectious Diseases 59: 752-753. (pdf)

Price, J. R., Golubchik, T., Cole, K., Wilson, D. J., Crook, D. W., Thwaites, G. E., Bowden, R., Walker, A. S., Peto, T. E. A., Paul, J. and M. J. Llewelyn (2014)
Whole-genome sequencing shows that patient-to-patient transmission rarely accounts for acquisition of Staphylococcus aureus in an intensive care unit.
Clinical Infectious Diseases 58: 609-618. (abstract pdf)

Gordon, N. C, Price, J. R., Cole, K., Everitt, R., Morgan, M., Finney, J., Kearns, A. M., Pichon, B., Young, B., Wilson, D. J., Llewelyn, M. J., Paul, J., Peto, T. E. A., Crook, D. W., Walker, A. S. and T. Golubchik (2014)
Prediction of Staphylococcus aureus antimicrobial resistance by whole-genome sequencing.
Journal of Clinical Microbiology 52: 1182-1191. (abstract pdf)

Miller, R. R., Price, J. R., Batty, E. M., Didelot, X., Wyllie, D., Golubchik, T., Crook, D. W., Paul, J., Peto, T. E. A., Wilson, D. J., Cule, M., Ip, C. L. C., Day, N. P. J., Moore, C. E., Bowden, R. and M. J. Llewelyn (2014)
Healthcare-associated outbreak of meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus bacteraemia: role of a cryptic variant of an epidemic clone.
Journal of Hospital Infection 86: 83-89. (abstract pdf)

Stoesser, N., Giess, A., Batty, E.M., Sheppard, A.E., Walker, A.S., Wilson, D.J., Didelot, X., Bashir, A., Sebra, R., Kasarskis, A., Sthapit, B., Shakya, M., Kelly, D., Pollard, A.J., Peto, T.E., Crook, D.W., Donnelly, P., Thorson, S., Amatya, P. and S. Joshi (2014)
Genome sequencing of an extended series of NDM-Klebsiella pneumoniae neonatal infections in a Nepali hospital characterizes the extent of community versus hospital-associated transmission in an endemic setting.
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy 58: 7347-7357. (abstract pdf)

Dearlove, B. L. and D. J. Wilson (2013)
Coalescent-based methods for infectious disease: a meta-analysis of hepatis C virus epidemiology.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 368: 20120314. (abstract pdf)

Eyre, D. W., Cule, M. L., Griffiths, D., Crook, D. W., Peto, T. E. A., Walker, A. S and D. J. Wilson (2013)
Detection of mixed infection from bacterial whole genome sequence data allows assessment of its role in Clostridium difficile transmission.
PLoS Computational Biology 9: e1003059. (abstract pdf)

Golubchik, T., Batty, E. M., Miller, R. R., Farr, H., Young, B. C., Larner-Svennson, H., Fung, R., Godwin, H., Knox, K., Votintseva, A., Everitt, R. G., Street, T., Cule, M., Ip, C. L. C., Didelot, X., Peto, T. E. A., Harding, R. M., Wilson, D. J., Crook, D. W. and R. Bowden (2013)
Within-host evolution of Staphylococcus aureus during asymptomatic carriage.
PLoS ONE 8: e61319. (abstract pdf F1000)

Eyre, D. W., Cule, M. L., Wilson, D. J., Griffiths, D., Vaughan, A., O'Connor, L., Ip, C. L. C., Golubchik, T., Batty, E. M., Finney, J. M., Wyllie, D. H., Didelot, X., Piazza, P., Bowden, R., Dingle, K. E., Harding, R. M., Crook, D. W., Wilcox, M. H., Peto, T. E. A. and A. S. Walker (2013)
Diverse sources of C. difficile infection identified by whole genome sequencing.
New England Journal of Medicine 369: 1195-1205 (abstract pdf)

Quach, H., Wilson, D. J., Laval, G. Patin, E., Manry, J., Guibert, J., Barreiro, L. B., Nerrienet, E., Verschoor, E., Gessain, A., Przeworski, M. and L. Quintana-Murci (2013)
Different selective pressures shape the evolution of toll-like receptors in human and African great ape populations.
Human Molecular Genetics doi: 10.1093/hmg/ddt335 (abstract pdf)

Wong, T. H., Dearlove, B. L., Hedge, J., Giess, A. P., Piazza, P., Trebes, A., Paul, J., Smit, E., Smith, E. G., Sutton, J. K., Wilcox, M. H., Dingle, K. E., Peto, T. E., Crook, D. W., Wilson, D. J. and D. H. Wyllie (2013)
Whole genome sequencing and de novo assembly identifies Sydney-like variant noroviruses and recombinants during the winter 2012/2013 outbreak in England.
Virology Journal 10: 335 (abstract pdf)

Batty, E. M., Wong, T. H. N., Trebes, A., Argoud, K., Attar, M., Buck, D., Ip, C. L. C., Golubchik, T., Cule, M., Bowden, R., Manganis, C., Klenerman, P., Barnes, E., Walker, A. S., Wyllie, D., Wilson, D. J., Dingle, K. E., Peto, T. E. A., Crook, D. W. and P. Piazza (2013)
A modified RNA-Seq approach for whole genome sequencing of RNA viruses from faecal and blood samples.
PLoS ONE 8: e66129 (abstract pdf)

Young, B. C., Golubchik, T., Batty, E. M., Fung, R., Larner-Svennson, H., Votintseva, A., Miller, R. R., Godwin, H., Knox, K., Everitt, R. G., Iqbal, Z., Rimmer, A. J., Cule, M., Ip C. L. C., Didelot, X., Harding, R. M., Donnelly, P. J., Peto, T. E., Crook, D. W., Bowden, R. and D. J. Wilson (2012)
Evolutionary dynamics of Staphylococcus aureus during progression from carriage to disease.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences USA 109: 4550-4555. (abstract pdf F1000)

D. J. Wilson (2012)
Insights from genomics into bacterial pathogen populations.
PLoS Pathogens 8: e1002874. (abstract pdf)

Didelot, X., Bowden, R., Wilson, D. J., Peto, T. E. A. and D. W. Crook (2012)
Transforming clinical microbiology with bacterial genome sequencing.
Nature Reviews Genetics 13: 601-612. (abstract pdf)

Young, B. C. and D. J. Wilson (2012)
On the evolution of virulence during Staphylococcus aureus nasal carriage.
Virulence 3: 454-456. (abstract pdf)

Eyre, D. W., T. Golubchik, N. C. Gordon, R. Bowden, P. Piazza, E. M. Batty, C. L. C. Ip, D. J. Wilson, X. Didelot, L. O'Connor, R. Lay, D. Buck, A. Kearns, A. Shaw, J. Paul, M. Wilcox, P. J. Donnelly, T. E. A. Peto, A. S. Walker and D. W. Crook (2012)
A pilot study of rapid benchtop sequencing of Staphylococcus aureus and Clostridium difficile for outbreak detection and surveillance.
BMJ Open 2: e001124. (abstract pdf)

Walker, T. M., Ip, C. L. C., Harrell, R. H., Evans, J. T., Kapatai, G., Dedicoat, M. J., Eyre, D. W., Wilson, D. J., Hawkey, P. M., Crook, D. W., Parkhill, J., Harris, D., Walker, A. S., Bowden, R., Monk, P., Smith, E. G. and T. E. A. Peto (2012)
Whole-genome sequencing to delineate Mycobacterium tuberculosis outbreaks: a retrospective observational study.
Lancet Infectious Diseases doi:10.1016/S1473-3099(12)70277-3. (abstract pdf)

Didelot, X., Eyre, D. W., Cule, M., Ip, C. L. C., Ansari, A., Griffiths, D., Vaughan, A., O'Connor, L., Golubchik, T., Batty, E. M., Piazza, P., Wilson, D. J., Bowden, R., Donnelly, P. J., Dingle, K. E., Wilcox, M., Walker, A. S., Crook, D. W., Peto, T. E. A. and R. M. Harding (2012)
Microevolutionary analysis of Clostridium difficile genomes to investigate transmission.
Genome Biology 13: R118. (abstract pdf)

Wilson, D. J., R. D. Hernandez, P. Andolfatto and M. Przeworski (2011)
A population genetics-phylogenetics approach to inferring natural selection in coding sequences.
PLoS Genetics 7: e1002395. (abstract pdf F1000)

Muellner, P., Marshall, J. C., Spencer, S. E. F., Noble, A. D., Shadbolt, T., Collins-Emerson, J. M., Midwinter, A. C., Carter, P. E., Pirie, R., Wilson, D. J., Campbell, D. M., Stevenson, M. A. and N. P. French (2011)
Utilizing a combination of molecular and spatial tools to assess the effect of a public health intervention.
Preventive Veterinary Medicine 102: 242-253. (abstract pdf)

Sheppard, S. K., Dallas, J. F., Wilson, D. J., Strachan, N. J. C., McCarthy N. D., Jolley, K. A., Colles, F. M., Rotariu, O., Ogden, I. D., Forbes, K. J. and M. C. J. Maiden (2010)
Evolution of an agriculture-associated disease causing Campylobacter coli clade: evidence from national surveillance data in Scotland.
PLoS ONE 5: e15708. (abstract pdf)

Sousa, T. N., Tarazona-Santos, E. M., Wilson, D. J., Madureira, A. P., Falcao, P. R. K., Fontes, C. J. F., Gil, L. H. S., Ferreira, M. U., Carvalho, L. H. and C. F. A. Brito (2010)
Genetic variability and natural selection at the ligand domain of the Duffy binding protein in Brazilian Plasmodium vivax populations.
Malaria Journal 9: 334. (abstract pdf)

Gabriel, E., Wilson, D. J., Leatherbarrow, A. J., Cheesbrough, J., Gee, S., Bolton, E., Fox, A., Fearnhead, P., Hart, C. A. and P. J. Diggle (2010)
Spatio-temporal epidemiology of Campylobacter jejuni enteritis, in an area of Northwest England, 2000-2002.
Epidemiology and Infection 138: 1384-1390. (abstract pdf)

Mullner, P., Shadbolt, T., Collins-Emerson, J. M., Midwinter, A. C., Spencer, S. E. F., Marshall, J., Carter, P. E., Campbell, D. M., Wilson, D. J., Hathaway, S., Pirie, R. and N. P. French (2010)
Molecular and spatial epidemiology of human campylobacteriosis - source association and genotype-related risk factors.
Epidemiology and Infection 138: 1372-1383. (abstract pdf)

Fledel-Alon, A., Wilson, D. J., Broman, K., Wen, X., Ober, C., Coop, G. and M. Przeworski (2009)
Broad-scale recombination patterns underlying proper disjunction in humans.
PLoS Genetics 5: e1000658. (abstract pdf)

Brehony, C., Wilson, D. J. and M. C. J. Maiden (2009)
Variation of the factor H-binding protein of Neisseria meningitidis.
Microbiology 155: 4155-4169. (abstract pdf)

Mullner, P., Spencer, S. E. F., Wilson, D. J., Jones, G., Noble, A. D., Midwinter, A. C., Collins-Emerson, J. M., Carter, P., Hathaway, S. and N. P. French (2009)
Assigning the source of human campylobacteriosis in New Zealand: a comparative genetic and epidemiological approach.
Infection, Genetics and Evolution 9: 1311-1319. (abstract pdf)

Wilson, D. J., Gabriel, E., Leatherbarrow, A. J. H., Cheesbrough, J., Gee, S., Bolton, E., Fox, A., Hart, C. A., Diggle, P. J. and P. Fearnhead (2009)
Rapid evolution and the importance of recombination to the gastro-enteric pathogen Campylobacter jejuni.
Molecular Biology and Evolution 26: 385-397. (abstract pdf F1000)

Sheppard, S. K., Dallas, J. F., Strachan, N. J. C., MacRae, M., McCarthy, N. D., Wilson, D. J., Gormley, F. J., Falush, D., Ogden, I. D., Maiden, M. C. J. and K. J. Forbes (2009)
Campylobacter genotyping to determine the source of human infection.
Clinical Infectious Diseases 48: 1072-1078. (abstract pdf)

Wilson, D. J., E. Gabriel, A. J. H. Leatherbarrow, J. Cheesbrough, S. Gee, E. Bolton, A. Fox, P. Fearnhead, C. A. Hart and P. J. Diggle (2008)
Tracing the source of campylobacteriosis.
PLoS Genetics 4: e1000203. (abstract pdf press-release)

Wilson, D. J. and G. McVean (2006)
Estimating diversifying selection and functional constraint in the presence of recombination.
Genetics 172: 1411-1425. (abstract pdf software)

Falush, D., M. Torpdahl, X. Didelot, D. F. Conrad, D. J. Wilson and M. Achtman (2006)
Mismatch induced speciation in Salmonella: model and data.
Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society B 361: 2045-2053. (abstract pdf)

Edwards, C. T. T., E. C. Holmes, O. G. Pybus, D. J. Wilson, R. P. Viscidi, E. J. Abrams, R. E. Phillips and A. J. Drummond (2006)
Evolution of the HIV-1 envelope gene is dominated by purifying selection.
Genetics 174: 1441-1453. (abstract pdf)

Edwards, C. T. T., E. C. Holmes, D. J. Wilson, R. P. Viscidi, E. J. Abrams, R. E. Phillips and A. J. Drummond (2006)
Population genetic estimation of the loss of genetic diversity during horizontal transmission of HIV-1.
BMC Evolutionary Biology 6: 28. (abstract pdf)

Wilson, D. J., D. Falush and G. McVean (2005)
Germs, genomes and genealogies.
Trends in Ecology and Evolution 20: 39-45. (abstract pdf)

Wilson, D. J. and D. Falush (2005)
The genetic structure of human pathogens.
In Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics edited by L. B. Jorde, P. F. R. Little, M. J. Dunn and S. Subramaniam. Wiley, New York. (abstract)

Jolley, K. A., D. J. Wilson, P. Kriz, G. McVean and M. C. J. Maiden (2005)
The influence of mutation, recombination, population history and selection on patterns of genetic diversity in Neisseria meningitidis.
Molecular Biology and Evolution 22: 562-569. (abstract pdf)

Claus, H., M. C. J. Maiden, D. J. Wilson, N. D. McCarthy, K. A. Jolley, R. Urwin, F. Hessler, M. Frosch and U. Vogel (2005)
Genetic analysis of meningococci carried by children and young adults.
Journal of Infectious Diseases 191: 1263-1271. (abstract pdf)

Yazdankhah, S. P., P. Kriz, G. Tzanakaki, J. Kremastinou, J. Kalmusova, M. Musilek, T. Alvedstad, K. A. Jolley, D. J. Wilson, N. D. McCarthy, D. A. Caugant and M. C. J. Maiden (2004)
Distribution of Serogroups and Genotypes among Disease-Associated and Carried Isolates of Neisseria meningitidis from the Czech Republic, Greece, and Norway.
Journal of Clinical Microbiology 42: 5146-5153. (abstract pdf)

Thesis

Wilson, D. J. (2005)
Multilocus sequence analysis of the pathogen Neisseria meningitidis.
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