Publications

Year Type Citation
2015 Journal Article M. Kaestli, Harrington, G., Mayo, M., Chatfield, M. D., Harrington, I., Hill, A., Munksgaard, N. C., Gibb, K. S., and Currie, B. J., What Drives the Occurrence of the Melioidosis Bacterium Burkholderia pseudomallei in Domestic Gardens?, PLoS neglected tropical diseases, vol. 9, pp. e0003635–e0003635, 2015.
2014 Journal Article E. McRobb, Kaestli, M., Price, E. P., Sarovich, D. S., Mayo, M., Warner, J., Spratt, B. G., and Currie, B. J., Distribution of Burkholderia pseudomallei in northern Australia, a land of diversity, Applied and environmental microbiology, vol. 80, pp. 3463–3468, 2014.
2013 Journal Article Y. Podin, Kaestli, M., McMahon, N., Hennessy, J., Ngian, H. Ung, Wong, J. Shyan, Mohana, A., Wong, S. Chang, William, T., Mayo, M., and , others, Reliability of automated biochemical identification of Burkholderia pseudomallei is regionally dependent, Journal of clinical microbiology, vol. 51, pp. 3076–3078, 2013.
2013 Journal Article E. McRobb, Kaestli, M., Mayo, M., Price, E. P., Sarovich, D. S., Godoy, D., Spratt, B. G., and Currie, B. J., Melioidosis from contaminated bore water and successful UV sterilization, The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene, vol. 89, pp. 367–368, 2013.
2012 Book Chapter M. Kaestli and Warner, J., The influence of anthropogenic environmental changes upon Burkholderia pseudomallei, in Melioidosis: a century of observation and research, Elsevier, The Netherlands., 2012.
2012 Journal Article M. Kaestli, Richardson, L., Colman, R. E., Tuanyok, A., Price, E. P., Bowers, J. R., Mayo, M., Kelley, E., Seymour, M. L., Sarovich, D. S., and , others, Comparison of TaqMan PCR assays for detection of the melioidosis agent Burkholderia pseudomallei in clinical specimens, Journal of clinical microbiology, vol. 50, pp. 2059–2062, 2012.
2012 Journal Article L. Richardson, Kaestli, M., Mayo, M., Bowers, J. R., Tuanyok, A., Szabo, J. K., Engelthaler, D., Wagner, D. M., Keim, P., and Currie, B. J., Towards a rapid molecular diagnostic for melioidosis: comparison of DNA extraction methods from clinical specimens, Journal of microbiological methods, vol. 88, pp. 179–181, 2012.
2012 Journal Article M. Kaestli, Schmid, M., Mayo, M., Rothballer, M., Harrington, G., Richardson, L., Hill, A., Hill, J., Tuanyok, A., Keim, P., and , others, Out of the ground: aerial and exotic habitats of the melioidosis bacterium Burkholderia pseudomallei in grasses in Australia, Environmental microbiology, vol. 14, pp. 2058–2070, 2012.
2011 Journal Article C. Mukhopadhyay, Kaestli, M., Vandana, K. Eshwara, Sushma, K., Mayo, M., Richardson, L., Tuanyok, A., Keim, P., Godoy, D., Spratt, B. G., and , others, Molecular characterization of clinical Burkholderia pseudomallei isolates from India, The American journal of tropical medicine and hygiene, vol. 85, pp. 121–123, 2011.
2011 Journal Article V. Hampton, Kaestli, M., Mayo, M., Choy, J., Harrington, G. N., Richardson, L., Benedict, S., Noske, R. A., Garnett, S. T., Godoy, D., Spratt, B. G., and Currie, B. J., Meliodosis in birds and Burkholderia pseudomallei dispersal, Australia, EID Online, vol. 17, pp. 1310-1312, 2011.
2011 Journal Article M. Mayo, Kaestli, M., Harrington, G., Cheng, A., Ward, L., and Currie, B. J., Burkholderia pseudomallei in Un-chlorinated Domestic Bore Water in Tropical Northern Australia; Distribution, Diversity and Relationships to Human Melioidosis Cases, Emerging Infectious Disease Journal, vol. 17, no. 7, 2011.
2010 Journal Article A. D. K. Draper, Mayo, M., Harrington, G., Karp, D., Yinfoo, D., Ward, L., Haslem, A., Currie, B. J., and Kaestli, M., Association of the melioidosis agent Burkholderia pseudomallei with water parameters in rural water supplies in Northern Australia, Applied and environmental microbiology, vol. 76, pp. 5305–5307, 2010.
2009 Journal Article M. Kaestli, Mayo, M., Harrington, G., Ward, L., Watt, F., Hill, J. V., Cheng, A. C., and Currie, B. J., Landscape changes influence the occurrence of the melioidosis bacterium Burkholderia pseudomallei in soil in northern Australia, PLoS neglected tropical diseases, vol. 3, p. e364, 2009.
2009 Journal Article M. Kaestli, Falk, N. *, Ott, M., Baea, K., Corteés, A., and Beck, H. - P., Analysis of Plasmodium falciparum var genes expressed in children from Papua New Guinea, Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 200, pp. 347–356, 2009.
2007 Journal Article M. Kaestli, Mayo, M., Harrington, G., Watt, F., Hill, J., Gal, D., and Currie, B. J., Sensitive and specific molecular detection of Burkholderia pseudomallei, the causative agent of melioidosis, in the soil of tropical northern Australia, Applied and environmental microbiology, vol. 73, pp. 6891–6897, 2007.
2006 Journal Article M. Kaestli, Cockburn, I. A., Cortes, A., Baea, K., J. Rowe, A., and Beck, H. - P., Virulence of malaria is associated with differential expression of Plasmodium falciparum var gene subgroups in a case-control study, Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 193, pp. 1567–1574, 2006.
2004 Journal Article M. Kaestli, Cortes, A., Lagog, M., Ott, M., and Beck, H. - P., Longitudinal assessment of Plasmodium falciparum var gene transcription in naturally infected asymptomatic children in Papua New Guinea, Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol. 189, pp. 1942–1951, 2004.