2008
  1. Xu J, Stanley T, Millar BC, McClurg RB, Shaw A, Crothers L, Goldsmith CE, Rooney RJ, Loughrey A, Murphy RG, Dooley JS, Moore JE (2008) Difficult-to-identify bacteria: how use of 16S rDNA PCR and gene sequencing can help. Br J Biomed Sci. 65(1):33-6.
  2. Clarke L, Moore JE, Millar BC, Crowe M, Xu J, Goldsmith CE, Murphy RG, Dooley JS, Rendall J, Elborn JS (2008) Br J Biomed Sci. 65(1):18-21.
  3. Stirling J, Griffith M, Blair I, Cormican M, Dooley JS, Goldsmith CE, Glover SG, Loughrey A, Lowery CJ, Matsuda M, McClurg R, McCorry K, McDowell D, McMahon A, Cherie Millar B, Nagano Y, Rao JR, Rooney PJ, Smyth M, Snelling WJ, Xu J, Moore JE (2008) Prevalence of gastrointestinal bacterial pathogens in a population of zoo animals. Zoonoses Public Health. 55(3):166-72.
2007
  1. Graham JE, Moore JE, Jiru X, Moore JE, Goodall EA, Dooley JS, Hayes VE, Dartt DA, Downes CS, Moore TC (2007) Ocular pathogen or commensal: a PCR-based study of surface bacterial flora in normal and dry eyes. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 48(12):5616-23.
  2. Yuan I, Xu J, Millar BC, Dooley JS, Rooney PJ, Alexander HD, Moore JE (2007) Molecular identification of environmental bacteria in indoor air in the domestic home: description of a new species of Exiguobacterium. Int J Environ Health Res. 17(1):75-82.
  3. Millar BC, Xu J, Moore JE (2007) Molecular diagnostics of medically important bacterial infections. Curr Issues Mol Biol. 9(1):21-39.
  4. McMahon MA, Xu J, Moore JE, Blair IS, McDowell DA (2007) Environmental stress and antibiotic resistance in food-related pathogens. Appl Environ Microbiol. 73(1):211-7.
2006
  1. Elshibly S, Xu J, Millar BC, Armstrong C, Moore JE. (2006) Molecular diagnosis of native mitral valve endocarditis due to Corynebacterium striatum. Br J Biomed Sci. 63(4):181-4.
  2. O’Gorman K, Xu J, Elborn JS, Boyle L, Millar BC, Goldsmith CE, Moore JE (2006) Bacterial contaminants in cosmetic products from a patient with cystic fibrosis. Br J Biomed Sci. 63(3):141-2.
  3. Kenny F, Xu J, Millar BC, McClurg RB, Moore JE (2006) Potential misidentification of a new Exiguobacterium sp. as Oerskovia xanthineolytica isolated from blood culture. Br J Biomed Sci. 63(2):86.
  4. Moore JE, Xu J, Millar BC (2006) Analysis of 16S-23S intergenic spacer regions of the rRNA operons in Tsukamurella pulmonis. Br J Biomed Sci. 63(1):25-6.
  5. Stanley T, Crothers L, McCalmont M, Xu J, Millar BC, Goldsmith CE, Moore JE (2006) The potential misidentification of Tsukamurella pulmonis as an atypical Mycobacterium species: a cautionary tale. J Med Microbiol. 55(Pt 4):475-8.
2005
  1. Fitzgerald SF, Crowe MJ, Cassidy B, Xu J, Millar BC, Moore JE (2005) A novel Helcococcus-like organism causing endocarditis in an injecting drug user. J Heart Valve Dis. 14(5):693-4.
  2. Xu J, Millar BC, Dooley JSG, et al. (2005) Molecular diagnosis of infectious diseases: past, present and future. International Journal Of Molecular Medicine And Advance Sciences 1(1): 64-83.
  3. Xu J, Moore JE, Millar BC, et al. (2005) Employment of broad range 16S rDNA PCR and sequencing in the detection of aetiological agents of meningitis. The New Microbiologica 28(2): 135-143.
  4. Xu J, Moore JE, Millar BC (2005) Ribosomal DNA (rDNA) identification of the culturable bacterial flora on monetary coinage from 17 currencies. Journal Of Environmental Health 67(7): 51-55.
  5. Elshibly S, Xu J, McClurg RB, et al. (2005) Central line-related bacteremia due to Roseomonas mucosa in a patient with diffuse large B-cell non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Leukemia & Lymphoma 46 (4): 611-614.
  6. Millar BC, Xu J, McMullan R, et al. Frequency and distribution of group I intron genotypes of Candida albicans colonising critically ill patients (2005) British Journal Of Biomedical Science 62 (1): 24-27.
  7. Millar BC, Xu J, McMullan R, et al. Frequency and distribution of group I intron genotypes of Candida albicans colonising critically ill patients (2005) British Journal Of Biomedical Science 62 (1): 24-27.
  8. Xu J, Heaney JCN, Marshall SA, et al. Employment of 16S rDNA gene sequencing techniques to identify phenotypically difficult-to-identify culturable eubacteria from foods and waters (2005) International Journal Of Food Science And Technology 40 (2): 229-233.
  9. Moore JE, Xu J, Millar BC (2005) A simple and economic preservation method for genomic bacterial DNA from clinically significant pathogens. Journal Of Microbiological Methods 60 (1): 131-133.
2004
  1. Fitzgerald SF, Crowe MJ, Cassidy B, Xu J, Millar BC, Moore JE (2005) A novel Helcococcus-like organism causing endocarditis in an injecting drug user. J Heart Valve Dis. 14(5):693-4.
  2. Devine M, Moore JE, Xu J, et al. (2004) Detection of mycobacterial DNA from sputum of patients with cystic fibrosis. Irish Journal Of Medical Science 173 (2): 96-98.
  3. Xu J, Moore JE, Murphy PG, et al. (2004) Molecular (PCR) detection of Pseudomonas spp. other than P-aeruginosa directly from the sputum of adults and children with cystic fibrosis. British Journal Of Biomedical Science 61 (3): 147-149.
  4. Zhou QX, Xu J, Cheng Y (2004) Inhibitory effects of reactive X-3B red dye (RRD) on iron uptake by three crops. Plant And Soil 261 (1-2): 155-162.
  5. Moore JE, Xu J, Millar BC, et al. (2004) Identification of an organism associated with mushroom worker’s lung. Compost Science & Utilization 12 (2): 192-195.
  6. Xu J, Crowe M, Millar BC, et al. (2004) Non-culturable Haemophilus influenzae meningitis identified by 16S rDNA PCR and sequencing. Irish Journal Of Medical Science 173 (1): 57.
  7. Xu J, Moore JE, Millar BC, et al. (2004) Improved laboratory diagnosis of bacterial and fungal infections in patients with hematological malignancies using PCR and ribosomal RNA sequence analysis. Leukemia & Lymphoma 45 (8): 1637-1641.
  8. Xu J, Smyth CL, Buchanan JA, et al. (2004) Employment of 16 S rDNA gene sequencing techniques to identify culturable environmental eubacteria in a tertiary referral hospital. Journal Of Hospital Infection 57 (1): 52-58.
2003
  1. Dunbar K, Moore JE, Xu J, et al. (2003) Low incidence of Neisseria meningitidis serogroups B and C in lower respiratory tract secretions in patients with cystic fibrosis. British Journal Of Biomedical Science 60 (4): 233-233.
  2. Watabe M, Rao JR, Xu J, et al. Identification of novel eubacteria from spent mushroom compost (SMC) waste by DNA sequence typing: ecological considerations of disposal on agricultural land. Waste Management 24 (1): 81-86.
  3. Millar BC, Xu J, Walker MJ, et al. (2003) Isolation of Alternaria alternata from an emollient cream: implications for public health. Mycopathologia 156 (4): 273-277.
  4. Somers CJ, Millar BC, Xu J, et al. (2003) Haemophilus segnis: a rare cause of endocarditis. Clinical Microbiology And Infection 9 (10): 1048-1050.
  5. Clarke L, Moore JE, Millar BC, Garske L, Xu J, et al. (2003) Development of a diagnostic PCR assay that targets a heat-shock protein gene (groES) for detection of Pseudomonas spp. in cystic fibrosis patients. Journal Of Medical Microbiology 52 (9): 759-763.
  6. Xu J, Moore JE, Millar BC, et al. (2003) Identification of a novel alpha-proteobacterium causing bacteraemia in an immunocompetent patient. Journal Of Infection 47 (2): 167-169.
  7. Millar BC, Lowery CJ, Xu J, et al. (2003) Sequence analysis of partial regions of the 5.8S rRNA internal transcribed region 2 and 28S rRNA of Isospora belli. British Journal Of Biomedical Science 60 (2): 114-116.
  8. Moore JE, Xu J, Millar BC, et al. (2003) Development of a Gram-negative selective agar (GNSA) for the detection of Gram-negative microflora in sputa in patients with cystic fibrosis. Journal Of Applied Microbiology 95 (1): 160-166.
  9. Watabe M, Rao JR, Stewart TA, Xu J, et al. (2003) Prevalence of bacterial faecal pathogens in separated and unseparated stored pig slurry. Letters In Applied Microbiology 36 (4): 208-212.
  10. Xu J, Millar BC, Moore JE, et al. (2003) Employment of broad-range 16S rRNA PCR to detect aetiological agents of infection from clinical specimens in patients with acute meningitis - rapid separation of 16S rRNA PCR amplicons without the need for cloning. Journal Of Applied Microbiology 94 (2): 197-206.



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