Timms Peter

Top coauthors of Timms Peter

Polkinghorne Adam (50 papers)

Beagley Kenneth W (35 papers)

Huston Wilhelmina M (30 papers)

Jelocnik Martina (14 papers)

Hanger Jon (11 papers)

List of Timms Peter publications


Madden Danielle, Whaite Alessandra, Jones Elizabeth, Belov Katherine, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2018. "Koala immunology and infectious diseases: How much can the koala bare?" Developmental and comparative immunology doi:10.1016/j.dci.2018.01.017
Islam Md Mominul, Jelocnik Martina, Huston Wilhelmina M, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2018. "Characterisation of the in vitro Chlamydia pecorum response to IFN-γ." Infection and immunity doi:10.1128/IAI.00714-17
Hafner Louise M, Timms Peter 2018. "Development of a Chlamydia trachomatis vaccine for urogenital infections: novel tools and new strategies point to bright future prospects." Expert review of vaccines 17 (1) doi:10.1080/14760584.2018.1417044
Bommana Sankhya, Walker Evelyn, Desclozeaux Marion, Jelocnik Martina, Timms Peter, et al. 2018. "Molecular and serological dynamics of Chlamydia pecorum infection in a longitudinal study of prime lamb production." PeerJ 6 doi:10.7717/peerj.4296
Ziklo Noa, Vidgen Miranda E, Taing Kuong, Huston Wilhelmina M, Timms Peter 2018. "Dysbiosis of the Vaginal Microbiota and Higher Vaginal Kynurenine/Tryptophan Ratio Reveals an Association with Chlamydia trachomatis Genital Infections." Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology 8 doi:10.3389/fcimb.2018.00001


Wee Bryan A, Thomas Mark, Sweeney Emma Louise, Frentiu Francesca D, Samios Melanie, et al. 2017. "A retrospective pilot study to determine whether the reproductive tract microbiota differs between women with a history of infertility and fertile women." The Australian & New Zealand journal of obstetrics & gynaecology doi:10.1111/ajo.12754
Chaban Bonnie, Ong Vanissa A, Hanger Jonathan, Timms Peter 2017. "Molecular dynamics and mode of transmission of Koala Retrovirus (KoRV) as it invades and spreads through a wild Queensland koala population." Journal of virology doi:10.1128/JVI.01871-17
Hobbs Matthew, King Andrew, Salinas Ryan, Chen Zhiliang, Tsangaras Kyriakos, et al. 2017. "Long-read genome sequence assembly provides insight into ongoing retroviral invasion of the koala germline." Scientific reports 7 (1) doi:10.1038/s41598-017-16171-1
Burnard Delaney, Huston Wilhelmina M, Webb Jonathan K, Jelocnik Martina, Reiss Andrea, et al. 2017. "Molecular evidence of Chlamydia pecorum and arthropod-associated Chlamydiae in an expanded range of marsupials." Scientific reports 7 (1) doi:10.1038/s41598-017-13164-y
Vidgen Miranda E, Hanger Jonathan, Timms Peter 2017. "Microbiota composition of the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) ocular and urogenital sites, and their association with Chlamydia infection and disease." Scientific reports 7 (1) doi:10.1038/s41598-017-05454-2
Marsh James W, Ong Vanissa A, Lott William B, Timms Peter, Tyndall Joel DA, Huston Wilhelmina M 2017. "CtHtrA: the lynchpin of the chlamydial surface and a promising therapeutic target." Future microbiology 12 doi:10.2217/fmb-2017-0017
Cheng Yuanyuan, Polkinghorne Adam, Gillett Amber, Jones Elizabeth A, O'Meally Denis, et al. 2017. "Characterisation of MHC class I genes in the koala." Immunogenetics doi:10.1007/s00251-017-1018-2
Desclozeaux Marion, Jelocnik Martina, Whitting Katrina, Saifzadeh Siamak, Bommana Sankhya, et al. 2017. "Safety and immunogenicity of a prototype anti-Chlamydia pecorum recombinant protein vaccine in lambs and pregnant ewes." Vaccine 35 (27) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.03.091
Waugh Courtney A, Hanger Jonathan, Loader Joanne, King Andrew, Hobbs Matthew, et al. 2017. "Infection with koala retrovirus subgroup B (KoRV-B), but not KoRV-A, is associated with chlamydial disease in free-ranging koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus)." Scientific reports 7 (1) doi:10.1038/s41598-017-00137-4
Lau Andrew, Kong Fabian, Fairley Christopher K, Donovan Basil, Chen Marcus, et al. 2017. "Treatment efficacy of azithromycin 1 g single dose versus doxycycline 100 mg twice daily for 7 days for the treatment of rectal chlamydia among men who have sex with men - a double-blind randomised controlled trial protocol." BMC infectious diseases 17 (1) doi:10.1186/s12879-016-2125-7
Gupta Vivek Kumar, Waugh Courtney Alice, Ziklo Noa, Huston Wilhelmina M, Hocking Jane S, Timms Peter 2017. "Systemic antibody response to Chlamydia Trachomatis infection in patients either infected or reinfected with different Chlamydia serovars." Indian journal of medical microbiology 35 (3) doi:10.4103/ijmm.IJMM_17_1
Bommana Sankhya, Walker Evelyn, Desclozeaux Marion, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2017. "Humoral immune response against two surface antigens of Chlamydia pecorum in vaccinated and naturally infected sheep." PloS one 12 (11) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0188370
Vodstrcil Lenka A, Rupasinghe Thusitha W T, Kong Fabian Y S, Tull Dedreia, Worthington Karen, et al. 2017. "Measurement of tissue azithromycin levels in self-collected vaginal swabs post treatment using liquid chromatography and tandem mass spectrometry (LC-MS/MS)." PloS one 12 (5) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0177615
Desclozeaux Marion, Robbins Amy, Jelocnik Martina, Khan Shahneaz Ali, Hanger Jon, et al. 2017. "Immunization of a wild koala population with a recombinant Chlamydia pecorum Major Outer Membrane Protein (MOMP) or Polymorphic Membrane Protein (PMP) based vaccine: New insights into immune response, protection and clearance." PloS one 12 (6) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0178786
Nyari Sharon, Waugh Courtney A, Dong Jianbao, Quigley Bonnie L, Hanger Jonathan, et al. 2017. "Epidemiology of chlamydial infection and disease in a free-ranging koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) population." PloS one 12 (12) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0190114


Ziklo Noa, Huston Wilhelmina M, Taing Kuong, Katouli Mohammad, Timms Peter 2016. "In vitro rescue of genital strains of Chlamydia trachomatis from interferon-γ and tryptophan depletion with indole-positive, but not indole-negative Prevotella spp." BMC microbiology 16 (1) doi:10.1186/s12866-016-0903-4
Waugh Courtney, Austin Ray, Polkinghorne Adam, Timms Peter 2016. "Treatment of Chlamydia-associated ocular disease via a recombinant protein based vaccine in the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)." Biologicals : journal of the International Association of Biological Standardization doi:10.1016/j.biologicals.2016.09.006
Menon Shruti, Stansfield Scott H, Logan Benignus, Hocking Jane S, Timms Peter, et al. 2016. "Development and evaluation of a multi-antigen peptide ELISA for the diagnosis of Chlamydia trachomatis related infertility in women." Journal of medical microbiology doi:10.1099/jmm.0.000311
Mangar Chandan, Armitage Charles W, Timms Peter, Corcoran Lynn M, Beagley Kenneth W 2016. "Characterisation of CD4 T cells in healthy and diseased koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) using cell-type-specific monoclonal antibodies." Developmental and comparative immunology 60 doi:10.1016/j.dci.2016.02.018
Ziklo Noa, Huston Wilhelmina M, Hocking Jane S, Timms Peter 2016. "Chlamydia trachomatis Genital Tract Infections: When Host Immune Response and the Microbiome Collide." Trends in microbiology doi:10.1016/j.tim.2016.05.007
Gottlieb Sami L, Deal Carolyn D, Giersing Birgitte, Rees Helen, Bolan Gail, et al. 2016. "The global roadmap for advancing development of vaccines against sexually transmitted infections: Update and next steps." Vaccine doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2016.03.111
Waugh Courtney, Gillett Amber, Polkinghorne Adam, Timms Peter 2016. "Serum Antibody Response to Koala Retrovirus Antigens Varies in Free-Ranging Koalas ( Phascolarctos cinereus ) in Australia: Implications for Vaccine Design." Journal of wildlife diseases doi:10.7589/2015-09-257
Speight K Natasha, Polkinghorne Adam, Penn Rachel, Boardman Wayne, Timms Peter, et al. 2016. "PREVALENCE AND PATHOLOGIC FEATURES OF CHLAMYDIA PECORUM INFECTIONS IN SOUTH AUSTRALIAN KOALAS (PHASCOLARCTOS CINEREUS)." Journal of wildlife diseases doi:10.7589/2015-05-120
Khan Shahneaz Ali, Polkinghorne Adam, Waugh Courtney, Hanger Jon, Loader Jo, et al. 2016. "Humoral immune responses in koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) either naturally infected with Chlamydia pecorum or following administration of a recombinant chlamydial major outer membrane protein vaccine." Vaccine 34 (6) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.12.050
Sullivan Mitchell J, Bachmann Nathan L, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2016. "HapFlow: visualizing haplotypes in sequencing data." Bioinformatics (Oxford, England) 32 (3) doi:10.1093/bioinformatics/btv551
Menon Shruti, Alexander Kimberly, Timms Peter, Allan John A, Huston Wilhelmina M 2016. "CXCL10, CXCL11, HLA-A and IL-1β are induced in peripheral blood mononuclear cells from women with Chlamydia trachomatis related infertility." Pathogens and disease 74 (1) doi:10.1093/femspd/ftv099
Jelocnik Martina, Bachmann Nathan L, Seth-Smith Helena, Thomson Nicholas R, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam M 2016. "Molecular characterisation of the Chlamydia pecorum plasmid from porcine, ovine, bovine, and koala strains indicates plasmid-strain co-evolution." PeerJ 4 doi:10.7717/peerj.1661
Waugh Courtney, Khan Shahneaz Ali, Carver Scott, Hanger Jonathan, Loader Joanne, et al. 2016. "A Prototype Recombinant-Protein Based Chlamydia pecorum Vaccine Results in Reduced Chlamydial Burden and Less Clinical Disease in Free-Ranging Koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus)." PloS one 11 (1) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0146934
Khan Shahneaz Ali, Desclozeaux Marion, Waugh Courtney, Hanger Jon, Loader Jo, et al. 2016. "Antibody and Cytokine Responses of Koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) Vaccinated with Recombinant Chlamydial Major Outer Membrane Protein (MOMP) with Two Different Adjuvants." PloS one 11 (5) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0156094
Walker Evelyn, Moore Cecily, Shearer Patrick, Jelocnik Martina, Bommana Sankhya, et al. 2016. "Clinical, diagnostic and pathologic features of presumptive cases of Chlamydia pecorum-associated arthritis in Australian sheep flocks." BMC veterinary research 12 (1) doi:10.1186/s12917-016-0832-3
Cui Pin, Löber Ulrike, Alquezar-Planas David E, Ishida Yasuko, Courtiol Alexandre, et al. 2016. "Comprehensive profiling of retroviral integration sites using target enrichment methods from historical koala samples without an assembled reference genome." PeerJ 4 doi:10.7717/peerj.1847
Lawrence Amba, Fraser Tamieka, Gillett Amber, Tyndall Joel D A, Timms Peter, et al. 2016. "Chlamydia Serine Protease Inhibitor, targeting HtrA, as a New Treatment for Koala Chlamydia infection." Scientific reports 6 doi:10.1038/srep31466


Roulis Eileen, Bachmann Nathan L, Myers Garry S A, Huston Wilhelmina, Summersgill James, et al. 2015. "Comparative genomic analysis of human Chlamydia pneumoniae isolates from respiratory, brain and cardiac tissues." Genomics 106 (6) doi:10.1016/j.ygeno.2015.09.008
Walker Evelyn, Lee Effie J, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2015. "Chlamydia pecorum infections in sheep and cattle: A common and under-recognised infectious disease with significant impact on animal health." Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997) 206 (3) doi:10.1016/j.tvjl.2015.09.022
Wilson David P, Craig Andrew P, Hanger Jon, Timms Peter 2015. "THE PARADOX OF EUTHANIZING KOALAS (PHASCOLARCTOS CINEREUS) TO SAVE POPULATIONS FROM ELIMINATION." Journal of wildlife diseases 51 (4) doi:10.7589/2014-12-278
Hernández-Sánchez Jules, Brumm Jacqui, Timms Peter, Beagley Kenneth W 2015. "Vaccination of koalas with a prototype chlamydial vaccine is safe, does not increase the incidence of lymphoma-related disease and maybe associated with increased lifespan in captive koalas." Vaccine 33 (36) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2015.07.029
Vodstrcil Lenka A, McIver Ruthy, Huston Wilhelmina M, Tabrizi Sepehr N, Timms Peter, Hocking Jane S 2015. "The Epidemiology of Chlamydia trachomatis Organism Load During Genital Infection: A Systematic Review." The Journal of infectious diseases 211 (10) doi:10.1093/infdis/jiu670
Bachmann Nathan L, Sullivan Mitchell J, Jelocnik Martina, Myers Garry S A, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2015. "Culture-independent genome sequencing of clinical samples reveals an unexpected heterogeneity of infections by Chlamydia pecorum." Journal of clinical microbiology 53 (5) doi:10.1128/JCM.03534-14
Jelocnik Martina, Self Rachel, Timms Peter, Borel Nicole, Polkinghorne Adam 2015. "Novel sequence types of Chlamydia pecorum infect free-ranging Alpine ibex (Capra ibex) and red deer (Cervus elaphus) in Switzerland." Journal of wildlife diseases 51 (2) doi:10.7589/2014-08-220
Hocking Jane S, Kong Fabian Y S, Timms Peter, Huston Wilhelmina M, Tabrizi Sepehr N 2015. "Treatment of rectal chlamydia infection may be more complicated than we originally thought." The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy 70 (4) doi:10.1093/jac/dku493
Chacko Anu, Beagley Kenneth W, Timms Peter, Huston Wilhelmina M 2015. "Human Chlamydia pneumoniae isolates demonstrate ability to recover infectivity following penicillin treatment whereas animal isolates do not." FEMS microbiology letters 362 (6) doi:10.1093/femsle/fnv015
Fiebig Uwe, Keller Martina, Möller Annekatrin, Timms Peter, Denner Joachim 2015. "Lack of antiviral antibody response in koalas infected with koala retroviruses (KoRV)." Virus research 198 doi:10.1016/j.virusres.2015.01.002
Waugh Courtney A, Timms Peter, Andrew Dean, Rawlinson Galit, Brumm Jacqui, et al. 2015. "Comparison of subcutaneous versus intranasal immunization of male koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) for induction of mucosal and systemic immunity against Chlamydia pecorum." Vaccine 33 (7) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.12.052
Taylor-Brown Alyce, Vaughan Lloyd, Greub Gilbert, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2015. "Twenty years of research into Chlamydia-like organisms: a revolution in our understanding of the biology and pathogenicity of members of the phylum Chlamydiae." Pathogens and disease 73 (1) doi:10.1093/femspd/ftu009
Morris Katrina M, Mathew Marina, Waugh Courtney, Ujvari Beata, Timms Peter, et al. 2015. "Identification, characterisation and expression analysis of natural killer receptor genes in Chlamydia pecorum infected koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus)." BMC genomics 16 (1) doi:10.1186/s12864-015-2035-x
Roulis Eileen, Bachmann Nathan, Humphrys Michael, Myers Garry, Huston Wilhelmina, et al. 2015. "Phylogenetic analysis of human Chlamydia pneumoniae strains reveals a distinct Australian indigenous clade that predates European exploration of the continent." BMC genomics 16 doi:10.1186/s12864-015-2281-y
Jelocnik Martina, Bachmann Nathan L, Kaltenboeck Bernhard, Waugh Courtney, Woolford Lucy, et al. 2015. "Genetic diversity in the plasticity zone and the presence of the chlamydial plasmid differentiates Chlamydia pecorum strains from pigs, sheep, cattle, and koalas." BMC genomics 16 doi:10.1186/s12864-015-2053-8
Ong Vanissa A, Lawrence Amba, Timms Peter, Vodstrcil Lenka A, Tabrizi Sepehr N, et al. 2015. "In vitro susceptibility of recent Chlamydia trachomatis clinical isolates to the CtHtrA inhibitor JO146." Microbes and infection / Institut Pasteur 17 (11-12) doi:10.1016/j.micinf.2015.09.004
Alfano Niccoló, Courtiol Alexandre, Vielgrader Hanna, Timms Peter, Roca Alfred L, Greenwood Alex D 2015. "Variation in koala microbiomes within and between individuals: effect of body region and captivity status." Scientific reports 5 doi:10.1038/srep10189
Sobinoff Alexander P, Dando Samantha J, Redgrove Kate A, Sutherland Jessie M, Stanger Simone J, et al. 2015. "Chlamydia muridarum infection-induced destruction of male germ cells and sertoli cells is partially prevented by Chlamydia major outer membrane protein-specific immune CD4 cells." Biology of reproduction 92 (1) doi:10.1095/biolreprod.114.124180
Cui Jian, Frankham Greta J, Johnson Rebecca N, Polkinghorne Adam, Timms Peter, et al. 2015. "SNP marker discovery in koala TLR genes." PloS one 10 (3) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0121068


Armitage Charles W, O'Meara Connor P, Harvie Marina C G, Timms Peter, Wijburg Odilia L, Beagley Kenneth W 2014. "Evaluation of intra- and extra-epithelial secretory IgA in chlamydial infections." Immunology 143 (4) doi:10.1111/imm.12317
Jelocnik Martina, Walker Evelyn, Pannekoek Yvonne, Ellem Judy, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2014. "Evaluation of the relationship between Chlamydia pecorum sequence types and disease using a species-specific multi-locus sequence typing scheme (MLST)." Veterinary microbiology 174 (1-2) doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2014.08.018
Khan Shahneaz Ali, Waugh Courtney, Rawlinson Galit, Brumm Jacqui, Nilsson Karen, et al. 2014. "Vaccination of koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) with a recombinant chlamydial major outer membrane protein adjuvanted with poly I:C, a host defense peptide and polyphosphazine, elicits strong and long lasting cellular and humoral immune responses." Vaccine 32 (44) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.08.037
Mathew Marina, Waugh Courtney, Beagley Kenneth W, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2014. "Interleukin 17A is an immune marker for chlamydial disease severity and pathogenesis in the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)." Developmental and comparative immunology 46 (2) doi:10.1016/j.dci.2014.05.015
Chacko Anu, Barker Christopher J, Beagley Kenneth W, Hodson Mark P, Plan Manuel R, et al. 2014. "Increased sensitivity to tryptophan bioavailability is a positive adaptation by the human strains of Chlamydia pneumoniae." Molecular microbiology 93 (4) doi:10.1111/mmi.12701
Patel Pooja, De Boer Leonore, Timms Peter, Huston Wilhelmina May 2014. "Evidence of a conserved role for Chlamydia HtrA in the replication phase of the chlamydial developmental cycle." Microbes and infection / Institut Pasteur 16 (8) doi:10.1016/j.micinf.2014.07.003
Bachmann Nathan L, Polkinghorne Adam, Timms Peter 2014. "Chlamydia genomics: providing novel insights into chlamydial biology." Trends in microbiology 22 (8) doi:10.1016/j.tim.2014.04.013
Craig Andrew P, Hanger Jon, Loader Jo, Ellis William A H, Callaghan John, et al. 2014. "A 5-year Chlamydia vaccination programme could reverse disease-related koala population decline: predictions from a mathematical model using field data." Vaccine 32 (33) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2014.05.049
Huston Wilhelmina M, Barker Christopher J, Chacko Anu, Timms Peter 2014. "Evolution to a chronic disease niche correlates with increased sensitivity to tryptophan availability for the obligate intracellular bacterium Chlamydia pneumoniae." Journal of bacteriology 196 (11) doi:10.1128/JB.01476-14
Hafner Louise M, Wilson David P, Timms Peter 2014. "Development status and future prospects for a vaccine against Chlamydia trachomatis infection." Vaccine 32 (14) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2013.08.020
O'Meara Connor P, Armitage Charles W, Harvie Marina C G, Andrew Dean W, Timms Peter, et al. 2014. "Immunity against a Chlamydia infection and disease may be determined by a balance of IL-17 signaling." Immunology and cell biology 92 (3) doi:10.1038/icb.2013.92
Wan Charles, Latter Joanna L, Amirshahi Ashkan, Symonds Ian, Finnie Jane, et al. 2014. "Progesterone activates multiple innate immune pathways in Chlamydia trachomatis-infected endocervical cells." American journal of reproductive immunology (New York, N.Y. : 1989) 71 (2) doi:10.1111/aji.12168
Armitage Charles W, O'Meara Connor P, Harvie Marina C G, Timms Peter, Blumberg Richard S, Beagley Kenneth W 2014. "Divergent outcomes following transcytosis of IgG targeting intracellular and extracellular chlamydial antigens." Immunology and cell biology 92 (5) doi:10.1038/icb.2013.110
Roulis Eileen, Bachmann Nathan, Polkinghorne Adam, Hammerschlag Margaret, Kohlhoff Stephan, Timms Peter 2014. "Draft Genome and Plasmid Sequences of Chlamydia pneumoniae Strain B21 from an Australian Endangered Marsupial, the Western Barred Bandicoot." Genome announcements 2 (1) doi:10.1128/genomeA.01223-13
Bachmann Nathan L, Fraser Tamieka A, Bertelli Claire, Jelocnik Martina, Gillett Amber, et al. 2014. "Comparative genomics of koala, cattle and sheep strains of Chlamydia pecorum." BMC genomics 15 doi:10.1186/1471-2164-15-667
Lui Yan Long Edmund, Tan Tuan Lin, Woo Wee Hong, Timms Peter, Hafner Louise Marie, et al. 2014. "Enterovirus71 (EV71) utilise host microRNAs to mediate host immune system enhancing survival during infection." PloS one 9 (7) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0102997
Jelocnik Martina, Forshaw David, Cotter Jennifer, Roberts Danny, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2014. "Molecular and pathological insights into Chlamydia pecorum-associated sporadic bovine encephalomyelitis (SBE) in Western Australia." BMC veterinary research 10 doi:10.1186/1746-6148-10-121
Lui Yan Long Edmund, Tan Tuan Lin, Timms Peter, Hafner Louise Marie, Tan Kian Hwa, Tan Eng Lee 2014. "Elucidating the host-pathogen interaction between human colorectal cells and invading Enterovirus 71 using transcriptomics profiling." FEBS open bio 4 doi:10.1016/j.fob.2014.04.005
Hobbs Matthew, Pavasovic Ana, King Andrew G, Prentis Peter J, Eldridge Mark D B, et al. 2014. "A transcriptome resource for the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus): insights into koala retrovirus transcription and sequence diversity." BMC genomics 15 doi:10.1186/1471-2164-15-786


Barker Christopher J, Gillett Amber, Polkinghorne Adam, Timms Peter 2013. "Investigation of the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus) hindgut microbiome via 16S pyrosequencing." Veterinary microbiology 167 (3-4) doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2013.08.025
Kollipara Avinash, Polkinghorne Adam, Wan Charles, Kanyoka Pride, Hanger Jon, et al. 2013. "Genetic diversity of Chlamydia pecorum strains in wild koala locations across Australia and the implications for a recombinant C. pecorum major outer membrane protein based vaccine." Veterinary microbiology 167 (3-4) doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2013.08.009
Lui Yan Long Edmund, Timms Peter, Hafner Louise Marie, Tan Tuan Lin, Tan Kian Hwa, Tan Eng Lee 2013. "Characterisation of enterovirus 71 replication kinetics in human colorectal cell line, HT29." SpringerPlus 2 (1) doi:10.1186/2193-1801-2-267
Mathew Marina, Pavasovic Ana, Prentis Peter J, Beagley Kenneth W, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2013. "Molecular characterisation and expression analysis of Interferon gamma in response to natural Chlamydia infection in the koala, Phascolarctos cinereus." Gene 527 (2) doi:10.1016/j.gene.2013.06.019
Jelocnik Martina, Frentiu Francesca D, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2013. "Multilocus Sequence Analysis Provides Insights into Molecular Epidemiology of Chlamydia pecorum Infections in Australian Sheep, Cattle, and Koalas." Journal of clinical microbiology 51 (8) doi:10.1128/JCM.00992-13
Gloeckl Sarina, Ong Vanissa A, Patel Pooja, Tyndall Joel D A, Timms Peter, et al. 2013. "Identification of a serine protease inhibitor which causes inclusion vacuole reduction and is lethal to Chlamydia trachomatis." Molecular microbiology 89 (4) doi:10.1111/mmi.12306
Koshy Aby Kottal, Gudi Anil, Shah Amit, Bhide Priya, Timms Peter, Homburg Roy 2013. "Pregnancy prognosis in women with anti-Müllerian hormone below the tenth percentile." Gynecological endocrinology : the official journal of the International Society of Gynecological Endocrinology 29 (7) doi:10.3109/09513590.2013.797395
Carey Alison J, Huston Wilhelmina M, Cunningham Kelly A, Hafner Louise M, Timms Peter, Beagley Kenneth W 2013. "Characterization of in vitro chlamydia muridarum persistence and utilization in an in vivo mouse model of chlamydia vaccine." American journal of reproductive immunology (New York, N.Y. : 1989) 69 (5) doi:10.1111/aji.12093
Roulis Eileen, Polkinghorne Adam, Timms Peter 2013. "Chlamydia pneumoniae: modern insights into an ancient pathogen." Trends in microbiology 21 (3) doi:10.1016/j.tim.2012.10.009
Bhide Priya, Gudi Anil, Shah Amit, Timms Peter, Grayson Kate, Homburg Roy 2013. "Anti-Müllerian hormone as a predictor of pregnancy following IVF." Reproductive biomedicine online 26 (3) doi:10.1016/j.rbmo.2012.11.018
Hanger Jon, Loader Joanne, Wan Charles, Beagley Kenneth W, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2013. "Comparison of antigen detection and quantitative PCR in the detection of chlamydial infection in koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus)." Veterinary journal (London, England : 1997) 195 (3) doi:10.1016/j.tvjl.2012.07.024
Polkinghorne Adam, Hanger Jon, Timms Peter 2013. "Recent advances in understanding the biology, epidemiology and control of chlamydial infections in koalas." Veterinary microbiology doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2013.02.026
Kollipara Avinash, Wan Charles, Rawlinson Galit, Brumm Jacqui, Nilsson Karen, et al. 2013. "Antigenic specificity of a monovalent versus polyvalent MOMP based Chlamydia pecorum vaccine in koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus)." Vaccine 31 (8) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2012.12.057
Ong Vanissa A, Marsh James W, Lawrence Amba, Allan John A, Timms Peter, Huston Wilhelmina M 2013. "The protease inhibitor JO146 demonstrates a critical role for CtHtrA for Chlamydia trachomatis reversion from penicillin persistence." Frontiers in cellular and infection microbiology 3 doi:10.3389/fcimb.2013.00100
Hocking Jane S, Vodstrcil Lenka A, Huston Wilhelmina M, Timms Peter, Chen Marcus Y, et al. 2013. "A cohort study of Chlamydia trachomatis treatment failure in women: a study protocol." BMC infectious diseases 13 doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-379
Mathew Marina, Beagley Kenneth W, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2013. "Preliminary characterisation of tumor necrosis factor alpha and interleukin-10 responses to Chlamydia pecorum infection in the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)." PloS one 8 (3) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0059958
O'Meara Connor P, Armitage Charles W, Harvie Marina C G, Timms Peter, Lycke Nils Y, Beagley Kenneth W 2013. "Immunization with a MOMP-Based Vaccine Protects Mice against a Pulmonary Chlamydia Challenge and Identifies a Disconnection between Infection and Pathology." PloS one 8 (4) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0061962
Kollipara Avinash, Polkinghorne Adam, Beagley Kenneth W, Timms Peter 2013. "Vaccination of koalas with a recombinant Chlamydia pecorum major outer membrane protein induces antibodies of different specificity compared to those following a natural live infection." PloS one 8 (9) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0074808
Andrew Dean W, Cochrane Melanie, Schripsema Justin H, Ramsey Kyle H, Dando Samantha J, et al. 2013. "The duration of Chlamydia muridarum genital tract infection and associated chronic pathological changes are reduced in IL-17 knockout mice but protection is not increased further by immunization." PloS one 8 (9) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0076664
Stansfield Scott H, Patel Pooja, Debattista Joseph, Armitage Charles W, Cunningham Kelly, et al. 2013. "Proof of concept: A bioinformatic and serological screening method for identifying new peptide antigens for Chlamydia trachomatis related sequelae in women." Results in immunology 3 doi:10.1016/j.rinim.2013.05.001


Kollipara Avinash, George Carmel, Hanger Jon, Loader Jo, Polkinghorne Adam, et al. 2012. "Vaccination of healthy and diseased koalas (Phascolarctos cinereus) with a Chlamydia pecorum multi-subunit vaccine: evaluation of immunity and pathology." Vaccine 30 (10) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.12.125
Gloeckl Sarina, Tyndall Joel D A, Stansfield Scott H, Timms Peter, Huston Wilhelmina M 2012. "the active site residue V266 of Chlamydial HtrA is critical for substrate binding during both in vitro and in vivo conditions." Journal of molecular microbiology and biotechnology 22 (1) doi:10.1159/000336312
Huston Wilhelmina M, Harvie Marina, Mittal Aruna, Timms Peter, Beagley Kenneth W 2012. "Vaccination to protect against infection of the female reproductive tract." Expert review of clinical immunology 8 (1) doi:10.1586/eci.11.80
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Carey Alison, Cunningham Kelly, Andrew Dean, Hafner Louise, Timms Peter, Beagley Kenneth 2011. "A comparison of the effects of a chlamydial vaccine administered during or after a C. muridarum urogenital infection of female mice." Vaccine 29 (38) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2011.07.012
Andrew Dean W, Hafner Louise M, Beagley Kenneth W, Timms Peter 2011. "Partial protection against chlamydial reproductive tract infection by a recombinant major outer membrane protein/CpG/cholera toxin intranasal vaccine in the guinea pig Chlamydia caviae model." Journal of reproductive immunology 91 (1-2) doi:10.1016/j.jri.2011.06.100
Huston Wilhelmina M, Gloeckl Sarina, de Boer Leonore, Beagley Kenneth W, Timms Peter 2011. "Apoptosis is induced in Chlamydia trachomatis-infected HEp-2 cells by the addition of a combination innate immune activation compounds and the inhibitor wedelolactone." American journal of reproductive immunology (New York, N.Y. : 1989) 65 (5) doi:10.1111/j.1600-0897.2010.00936.x
Collet Trudi, Macnaughton Tom, Walsh Terence, Debattista Joseph, Timms Peter 2011. "Identification of novel markers for uncomplicated lower genital tract infections and upper genital tract pathology due to Chlamydia trachomatis." International journal of infectious diseases : IJID : official publication of the International Society for Infectious Diseases 15 (4) doi:10.1016/j.ijid.2010.12.005
Cunningham Kelly A, Carey Alison J, Hafner Louise, Timms Peter, Beagley Kenneth W 2011. "Chlamydia muridarum major outer membrane protein-specific antibodies inhibit in vitro infection but enhance pathology in vivo." American journal of reproductive immunology (New York, N.Y. : 1989) 65 (2) doi:10.1111/j.1600-0897.2010.00894.x
Huston Wilhelmina M, Tyndall Joel D A, Lott William B, Stansfield Scott H, Timms Peter 2011. "Unique residues involved in activation of the multitasking protease/chaperone HtrA from Chlamydia trachomatis." PloS one 6 (9) doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0024547
Amirshahi Ashkan, Wan Charles, Beagley Kenneth, Latter Joanna, Symonds Ian, Timms Peter 2011. "Modulation of the Chlamydia trachomatis in vitro transcriptome response by the sex hormones estradiol and progesterone." BMC microbiology 11 doi:10.1186/1471-2180-11-150
Marsh James, Kollipara Avinash, Timms Peter, Polkinghorne Adam 2011. "Novel molecular markers of Chlamydia pecorum genetic diversity in the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)." BMC microbiology 11 doi:10.1186/1471-2180-11-77


Cunningham Kelly A, Carey Alison J, Timms Peter, Beagley Kenneth W 2010. "CD4+ T cells reduce the tissue burden of Chlamydia muridarum in male BALB/c mice." Vaccine 28 (31) doi:
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Mitchell Candice M, Hutton Susan, Myers Garry S A, Brunham Robert, Timms Peter 2010. "Chlamydia pneumoniae is genetically diverse in animals and appears to have crossed the host barrier to humans on (at least) two occasions." PLoS pathogens 6 (5) doi:10.1371/journal.ppat.1000903
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Mitchell Candice M, Hovis Kelley M, Bavoil Patrik M, Myers Garry S A, Carrasco Jose A, Timms Peter 2010. "Comparison of koala LPCoLN and human strains of Chlamydia pneumoniae highlights extended genetic diversity in the species." BMC genomics 11 doi:10.1186/1471-2164-11-442


Wilson David P, Whittum-Hudson Judith A, Timms Peter, Bavoil Patrik M 2009. "Kinematics of intracellular chlamydiae provide evidence for contact-dependent development." Journal of bacteriology 191 (18) doi:10.1128/JB.00293-09
Cunningham Kelly A, Carey Alison J, Lycke Nils, Timms Peter, Beagley Kenneth W 2009. "CTA1-DD is an effective adjuvant for targeting anti-chlamydial immunity to the murine genital mucosa." Journal of reproductive immunology 81 (1) doi:10.1016/j.jri.2009.04.002
Gray Richard T, Beagley Kenneth W, Timms Peter, Wilson David P 2009. "Modeling the impact of potential vaccines on epidemics of sexually transmitted Chlamydia trachomatis infection." The Journal of infectious diseases 199 (11) doi:10.1086/598983
Mitchell Candice M, Mathews Sarah A, Theodoropoulos Christina, Timms Peter 2009. "In vitro characterisation of koala Chlamydia pneumoniae: morphology, inclusion development and doubling time." Veterinary microbiology 136 (1-2) doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2008.10.008
Timms Peter, Good David, Wan Charles, Theodoropoulos Christina, Mukhopadhyay Sanghamitra, et al. 2009. "Differential transcriptional responses between the interferon-gamma-induction and iron-limitation models of persistence for Chlamydia pneumoniae." Journal of microbiology, immunology, and infection = Wei mian yu gan ran za zhi 42 (1) doi:
Beagley Kenneth W, Huston Wilhelmina M, Hansbro Philip M, Timms Peter 2009. "Chlamydial infection of immune cells: altered function and implications for disease." Critical reviews in immunology 29 (4) doi:
Carey Alison J, Cunningham Kelly A, Hafner Louise M, Timms Peter, Beagley Kenneth W 2009. "Effects of inoculating dose on the kinetics of Chlamydia muridarum genital infection in female mice." Immunology and cell biology 87 (4) doi:10.1038/icb.2009.3


Cunningham Kelly A, Carey Alison J, Finnie Jane M, Bao Shisan, Coon Charmere, et al. 2008. "Poly-immunoglobulin receptor-mediated transport of IgA into the male genital tract is important for clearance of Chlamydia muridarum infection." American journal of reproductive immunology (New York, N.Y. : 1989) 60 (5) doi:10.1111/j.1600-0897.2008.00637.x
Polkinghorne Adam, Ziegler Urs, González-Hernández Yanela, Pospischil Andreas, Timms Peter, Vaughan Lloyd 2008. "Chlamydophila pneumoniae HflX belongs to an uncharacterized family of conserved GTPases and associates with the Escherichia coli 50S large ribosomal subunit." Microbiology (Reading, England) 154 (Pt 11) doi:10.1099/mic.0.2008/022137-0
Towsey Michael, Timms Peter, Hogan James, Mathews Sarah A 2008. "The cross-species prediction of bacterial promoters using a support vector machine." Computational biology and chemistry 32 (5) doi:10.1016/j.compbiolchem.2008.07.009
Barker Christopher J, Beagley Kenneth W, Hafner Louise M, Timms Peter 2008. "In silico identification and in vivo analysis of a novel T-cell antigen from Chlamydia, NrdB." Vaccine 26 (10) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2007.12.048
Huston Wilhelmina M, Theodoropoulos Christina, Mathews Sarah A, Timms Peter 2008. "Chlamydia trachomatis responds to heat shock, penicillin induced persistence, and IFN-gamma persistence by altering levels of the extracytoplasmic stress response protease HtrA." BMC microbiology 8 doi:10.1186/1471-2180-8-190
Bandea Claudiu I, Debattista Joseph, Joseph Kahaliah, Igietseme Joseph, Timms Peter, Black Carolyn M 2008. "Chlamydia trachomatis serovars among strains isolated from members of rural indigenous communities and urban populations in Australia." Journal of clinical microbiology 46 (1) doi:10.1128/JCM.01493-07
Hoare Alexander, Timms Peter, Bavoil Patrik M, Wilson David P 2008. "Spatial constraints within the chlamydial host cell inclusion predict interrupted development and persistence." BMC microbiology 8 doi:10.1186/1471-2180-8-5
Grech Brian, Mathews Sarah, Timms Peter 2008. "Phylogenetic comparison of the known Chlamydia trachomatis sigma(66) promoters across to Chlamydia pneumoniae and Chlamydia caviae identifies seven poorly conserved promoters." Research in microbiology 159 (7-8) doi:10.1016/j.resmic.2008.07.002


Chen Yan, Timms Peter, Chen Yi-Ping Phoebe 2007. "CIDB: Chlamydia Interactive Database for cross-querying genomics, transcriptomics and proteomics data." Biomolecular engineering 24 (6) doi:10.1016/j.bioeng.2007.08.017
Huston Wilhelmina M, Swedberg Joaquim E, Harris Jonathan M, Walsh Terence P, Mathews Sarah A, Timms Peter 2007. "The temperature activated HtrA protease from pathogen Chlamydia trachomatis acts as both a chaperone and protease at 37 degrees C." FEBS letters 581 (18) doi:10.1016/j.febslet.2007.06.039
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McNeilly Celia L, Beagley Kenneth W, Moore Robert J, Haring Volker, Timms Peter, Hafner Louise M 2007. "Expression library immunization confers partial protection against Chlamydia muridarum genital infection." Vaccine 25 (14) doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2006.12.019
Markey Bryan, Wan Charles, Hanger Jon, Phillips Che, Timms Peter 2007. "Use of quantitative real-time PCR to monitor the shedding and treatment of chlamydiae in the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)." Veterinary microbiology 120 (3-4) doi:10.1016/j.vetmic.2006.11.022
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Grech Brian, Maetschke Stefan, Mathews Sarah, Timms Peter 2007. "Genome-wide analysis of chlamydiae for promoters that phylogenetically footprint." Research in microbiology 158 (8-9) doi:10.1016/j.resmic.2007.08.005
Towsey Michael, Hogan James M, Mathews Sarah, Timms Peter 2007. "The in silico prediction of promoters in bacterial genomes." Genome informatics. International Conference on Genome Informatics 19 doi:


Mukhopadhyay Sanghamitra, Good David, Miller Richard D, Graham James E, Mathews Sarah A, et al. 2006. "Identification of Chlamydia pneumoniae proteins in the transition from reticulate to elementary body formation." Molecular & cellular proteomics : MCP 5 (12) doi:10.1074/mcp.M600214-MCP200
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Polkinghorne Adam, Hogan Richard J, Vaughan Lloyd, Summersgill James T, Timms Peter 2006. "Differential expression of chlamydial signal transduction genes in normal and interferon gamma-induced persistent Chlamydophila pneumoniae infections." Microbes and infection / Institut Pasteur 8 (1) doi:10.1016/j.micinf.2005.05.018
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Cochrane Melanie, Walker Philip, Gibbs Harry, Timms Peter 2005. "Multiple genotypes of Chlamydia pneumoniae identified in human carotid plaque." Microbiology (Reading, England) 151 (Pt 7) doi:10.1099/mic.0.27781-0
Warren Kristin, Swan Ralph, Bodetti Tracey, Friend Tony, Hill Stephanie, Timms Peter 2005. "Ocular chlamydiales infections of western barred bandicoots (Perameles bougainville) in Western Australia." Journal of zoo and wildlife medicine : official publication of the American Association of Zoo Veterinarians 36 (1) doi:
Cochrane Melanie, Pospischil Andreas, Walker Philip, Gibbs Harry, Timms Peter 2005. "Discordant detection of Chlamydia pneumoniae in patients with carotid artery disease using polymerase chain reaction, immunofluorescence microscopy and serological methods." Pathology 37 (1) doi:


Debattista Joseph, Gazzard Caroline M, Wood Robyn N, Allan John A, Allan Janet M, et al. 2004. "Interaction of microbiology and pathology in women undergoing investigations for infertility." Infectious diseases in obstetrics and gynecology 12 (3-4) doi:10.1080/10647440400020703


Bodetti Tracey J, Viggers Karen, Warren Kristin, Swan Ralph, Conaghty Sue, et al. 2003. "Wide range of Chlamydiales types detected in native Australian mammals." Veterinary microbiology 96 (2) doi:
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Devereaux Lisa N, Polkinghorne Adam, Meijer Adam, Timms Peter 2003. "Molecular evidence for novel chlamydial infections in the koala (Phascolarctos cinereus)." Systematic and applied microbiology 26 (2) doi:10.1078/072320203322346092
Debattista Joseph, Timms Peter, Allan John, Allan Janet 2003. "Immunopathogenesis of chlamydia trachomatis infections in women." Fertility and sterility 79 (6) doi:
Cochrane Melanie, Pospischil Andreas, Walker Philip, Gibbs Harry, Timms Peter 2003. "Distribution of Chlamydia pneumoniae DNA in atherosclerotic carotid arteries: significance for sampling procedures." Journal of clinical microbiology 41 (4) doi:
Hogan Richard J, Mathews Sarah A, Kutlin Andrei, Hammerschlag Margaret R, Timms Peter 2003. "Differential expression of genes encoding membrane proteins between acute and continuous Chlamydia pneumoniae infections." Microbial pathogenesis 34 (1) doi:


Bodetti Tracey J, Jacobson Elliott, Wan Charles, Hafner Louise, Pospischil Andreas, et al. 2002. "Molecular evidence to support the expansion of the hostrange of Chlamydophila pneumoniae to include reptiles as well as humans, horses, koalas and amphibians." Systematic and applied microbiology 25 (1) doi:10.1078/0723-2020-00086