Publications

Comparative Study of Sensitivity, Linearity, and Resistance to Inhibition of Digital and Nondigital Polymerase Chain Reaction and Loop Mediated Isothermal Amplification Assays for Quantification of Human Cytomegalovirus

Gavin Nixon, Jeremy A Garson, Paul Grant, Eleni Nastouli, Carole A. Foy, Jim F. Huggett
Published March 2014
DOI:10.1021/ac500208w
Link to publication: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ac500208w

The Molecular Bacterial Load Assay Replaces Solid Culture for Measuring Early Bactericidal Response to Antituberculosis Treatment

Isobella Honeyborne, Bariki Mtafya, Patrick P. J. Phillips, Michael Hoelscher, Elias N. Ntinginya, Anke Kohlenberg, Andrea Rachow, Gabriel Rojas-Ponce, Timothy D. McHugh and Norbert Heinrich on behalf of the Pan African Consortium for the Evaluation of Anti-tuberculosis Antibiotics (PanACEA)
Published May 2014
DOI: 10.1128/JCM.01128-14
Link to publication: http://jcm.asm.org/content/52/8/3064.full

Molecular Diagnostics: Current Research and Applications (Book)

Editors: Jim Huggett and Justin O’Grady
Published April 2014
ISBN: 978-1-908230-64-5
Link to publication: http://www.horizonpress.com/moleculardiagnostics

Highly Reproducible Absolute Quantification of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex by Digital PCR

Alison S. Devonshire , Isobella Honeyborne , Alice Gutteridge , Alexandra S. Whale , Gavin Nixon , Philip Wilson, Gerwyn Jones , Timothy D. McHugh , Carole A. Foy , and Jim F. Huggett
Published February 2015
DOI: 10.1021/ac5041617
Link to publication: http://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/ac5041617?journalCode=ancham

Standardising clinical measurements of bacteria and viruses using nucleic acid tests

Pavšič J, Devonshire AS, Parkes H, Schimmel H, Foy CA, Karczmarczyk M, Gutiérrez-Aguirre I, Honeyborne I, Huggett JF, McHugh TD, Milavec M, Zeichhardt H, Zel J.
Published November 2014
DOI: 10.1128/JCM.02136-14
Link to publication: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25392365

Survey results on nucleic acid tests of infectious diseases: Present status and need for rapid and patient near diagnostics

Jörg Neukammer, Martin Hussels, A. Kummrow, Alison Devonshire, Carole Foy, Jim Huggett, Helen Parkes, Jana Zel, Mojca Milavec, Heinz Schimmel, Wolfgang Unger, Müslüm Akgoz, Timothy Mchugh, Viktorija Tomic, Hans-Peter Grunert, Heinz Zeichhardt
Published February 2015
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3205/lab000016
Link to publication: http://www.egms.de/static/en/journals/lab/2015-6/lab000016.shtml

A novel approach for evaluating the performance of real time quantitative loop-mediated isothermal amplification-based methods

Gavin J. Nixon, Helle F. Svenstrup,  Carol E. Donald, Caroline Carder, Judith M. Stephenson, Stephen Morris-Jones, Jim F. Huggett, Carole A. Foy
Published December 2014
Link to publication: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S2214753514000096

Comparison of Seeplex PneumoBacter Detection ACE assay with in-house multiplex PCR for identification of Streptococcus pneumonia

Luznik D, Kosnik M, Tomic V
Published January 2015
Link to publication: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25742147