April 2010 – March 2011

Clinical Clostridium difficile: clonality and pathogenicity locus diversity. Dingle KE, Griffiths D, Didelot X, Evans J, Vaughan A, Kachrimanidou M, Stoesser N, Jolley KA, Golubchik T, Harding RM, Peto TE, Fawley W, Walker AS, Wilcox M, Crook DW. PloS one. [2011;6(5):e19993]

A randomized study comparing combined pneumococcal conjugate and polysaccharide vaccination schedules in adults. Lazarus R, Clutterbuck E, Yu LM, Bowman J, Bateman EA, Diggle L, Angus B, Peto TE, Beverley PC, Mant D, Pollard AJ. Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. [2011 Mar 15;52(6):736-42]

An efficient record linkage scheme using graphical analysis for identifier error detection. Finney JM, Walker AS, Peto TE, Wyllie DH. BMC medical informatics and decision making. [2011 Feb 1;11:7]

Common NFKBIL2 polymorphisms and susceptibility to pneumococcal disease: a genetic association study. Chapman SJ, Khor CC, Vannberg FO, Rautanen A, Walley A, Segal S, Moore CE, Davies RJ, Day NP, Peshu N, Crook DW, Berkley JA, Williams TN, Scott JA, Hill AV. Critical care (London, England). [2010;14(6):R227]

Artesunate versus quinine in the treatment of severe falciparum malaria in African children (AQUAMAT): an open-label, randomised trial. Dondorp AM, Fanello CI, Hendriksen IC, Gomes E, Seni A, Chhaganlal KD, Bojang K, Olaosebikan R, Anunobi N, Maitland K, Kivaya E, Agbenyega T, Nguah SB, Evans J, Gesase S, Kahabuka C, Mtove G, Nadjm B, Deen J, Mwanga-Amumpaire J, Nansumba M, Karema C, Umulisa N, Uwimana A, Mokuolu OA, Adedoyin OT, Johnson WB, Tshefu AK, Onyamboko MA, Sakulthaew T, Ngum WP, Silamut K, Stepniewska K, Woodrow CJ, Bethell D, Wills B, Oneko M, Peto TE, von Seidlein L, Day NP, White NJ, AQUAMAT group. Lancet. [2010 Nov 13;376(9753):1647-57]

Reduction in invasive pneumococcal disease following implementation of the conjugate vaccine in the Oxfordshire region, England. Foster D, Walker AS, Paul J, Griffiths D, Knox K, Peto TE, Crook DW, Oxford Invasive Pneumococcal Surveillance Group. Journal of medical microbiology. [2011 Jan;60(Pt 1):91-7]

Enhanced determination of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes associated with invasive disease in Laos by using a real-time polymerase chain reaction serotyping assay with cerebrospinal fluid. Moore CE, Sengduangphachanh A, Thaojaikong T, Sirisouk J, Foster D, Phetsouvanh R, McGee L, Crook DW, Newton PN, Peacock SJ. The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene. [2010 Sep;83(3):451-7]

'Feral' and 'wild'-type methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in the United Kingdom. Miller R, Walker AS, Knox K, Wyllie D, Paul J, Haworth E, Mant D, Peto T, Crook DW. Epidemiology and infection. [2010 May;138(5):655-65]

NFKBIZ polymorphisms and susceptibility to pneumococcal disease in European and African populations. Chapman SJ, Khor CC, Vannberg FO, Rautanen A, Segal S, Moore CE, Davies RJ, Day NP, Peshu N, Crook DW, Berkley JA, Williams TN, Scott JA, Hill AV. Genes and immunity. [2010 Jun;11(4):319-25]