Emergence and evolution of antimicrobial resistance genes and mutations in Neisseria gonorrhoeae

Author(s): Koji Yahara, Kevin C. Ma, Tatum D. Mortimer, Ken Shimuta, Shu-ichi Nakayama, Aki Hirabayashi, Masato Suzuki, Michio Jinnai, Hitomi Ohya, Toshiro Kuroki, Yuko Watanabe, Mitsuru Yasuda, Takashi Deguchi, Vegard Eldholm, Odile B Harrison, Martin C. J. Maiden, Yonatan H. Grad, Makoto OhnishiJournal: bioRxiv October 2020
Antimicrobial resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae is a global health concern. Strains from two internationally circulating sequence types, ST-7363 and ST-1901,…

A community-driven resource for genomic surveillance of Neisseria gonorrhoeae at Pathogenwatch

Author(s): Leonor Sánchez-Busó, Corin A. Yeats, Ben Taylor, Richard Goater, Anthony Underwood, Khalil Abudahab, Silvia Argimón, Kevin C. Ma, Tatum D. Mortimer, Michelle J. Cole, Yonatan H. Grad, Irene Martin, Brian H. Raphael, William M. Shafer, Gianfranco Spiteri, Katy Town, Teodora Wi, Simon R. Harris, Magnus Unemo, David M. AanensenJournal: bioRxiv July 2020
Antimicrobial resistant (AMR) Neisseria gonorrhoeae is an urgent threat to public health, as strains resistant to at least one of…

Increased antibiotic susceptibility in Neisseria gonorrhoeae through adaptation to the cervical environment

Author(s): Kevin C. Ma, Tatum D. Mortimer, Allison L Hicks, Nicole E Wheeler, Leonor Sánchez-Busó, Daniel Golparian, George Taiaroa, Daniel HF Rubin, Yi Wang, Deborah A Williamson, Magnus Unemo, Simon R. Harris, Yonatan H. GradJournal: bioRxiv May 2020
Neisseria gonorrhoeae is an urgent public health threat due to rapidly increasing incidence and antibiotic resistance. In contrast with the…