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Name Geoghegan, Joan
Main Department Microbiology
College Title Assistant Professor
E-mail geoghejo@tcd.ie
College Tel +353 1 896 1188
Web http://www.tcd.ie/Microbiology/research/j_geoghegan.php
 
Research Interests
BACTERIA BACTERIAL ADHESION BACTERIAL BIOFILMS BACTERIAL-ANTIGENS
BACTERIOLOGY Bacteria COMPLEMENT Infection
METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS MICROBIOLOGY Molecular Biology Molecular Genetics
STAPHYLOCOCCI Vaccines
 
Publications and Other Research Outputs
Peer Reviewed
Foster TJ, Geoghegan JA, Ganesh VK, Höök M, Adhesion, invasion and evasion: the many functions of the surface proteins of Staphylococcus aureus., Nature reviews. Microbiology, 12, (1), 2014, p49-62
DOI
McCormack N, Foster TJ, Geoghegan JA, A short sequence within subdomain N1 of region A of the Staphylococcus aureus MSCRAMM clumping factor A is required for export and surface display., Microbiology (Reading, England), 160, (4), 2014, p659-670
TARA - Full Text  DOI
McCourt J, O'Halloran DP, McCarthy H, O'Gara JP, Geoghegan JA., Fibronectin binding proteins are required for biofilm formation by community-associated methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus strain LAC, FEMS Microbiology Letters, 353, (2), 2014, p157 - 164
Geoghegan JA, Monk IR, O'Gara JP, Foster TJ, Subdomains N2N3 of Fibronectin Binding Protein A Mediate Staphylococcus aureus Biofilm Formation and Adherence to Fibrinogen Using Distinct Mechanisms., Journal of bacteriology, 195, (11), 2013, p2675-83
DOI
Planet PJ, Larussa SJ, Dana A, Smith H, Xu A, Ryan C, Uhlemann AC, Boundy S, Goldberg J, Narechania A, Kulkarni R, Ratner AJ, Geoghegan JA, Kolokotronis SO, Prince A, Emergence of the Epidemic Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Strain USA300 Coincides with Horizontal Transfer of the Arginine Catabolic Mobile Element and speG-mediated Adaptations for Survival on Skin., mBio, 4, (6), 2013
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