Dr Bernadette Saunders

Group Head
Medicine, Central Clinical School
Centenary Institute

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Research interests

Dr Bernadette Saunders has worked in the field of mycobacterial research for over 15 years. She has extensive experience investigating the immunology, pathology and genetics of tuberculosis disease.

Selected grants

2013

  • Leica PowerMosaic plus microsope upgrade for flexible, high-resolution slide scanning; Gamble J, McCaughan G, Feng C, Fazekas de St Groth B, Weninger W, Shackel N, Bertolino P, Lovelace M, Saunders B, Armati P, Pollard J, Pai S, Arnold J, Triccas J, Goldsbury C, Bailey C, Mrass P, Rasko J, Biro M; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.

2012

  • Tuberculosis control: from discovery to public health practice and policy; Britton W, Marais B, Marks G, Sintchenko V, Graham S, Triccas J, Saunders B, Kerridge I, Bennett B, Gilbert G; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Centres of Research Excellence.
  • BD Influx 3-L Cell Sorter; Britton W, King N, Grau G, Weninger W, McCaughan G, Slobedman B, Saunders B, West N, Triccas J, Abendroth A, Combes V, Bowen D, Shackel N, Ellis M; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.
  • Microparticles and Cellular Signalling During Tuberculosis Infection; Saunders B, Britton W, Grau G, Combes V; DVC Research/Bridging Support Grant.

2010

  • Characterization of human-specific anti-microbial pathways; Saunders B, Sweet M, Stacey K; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.
  • Next-generation high-speed flow cytometric cell sorter; Fazekas de St Groth B, King N, Simpson S, Britton W, Campbell I, Vadas M, Grau G, Weninger W, Christopherson R, Gamble J, Rasko J, McCaughan G, Xia P, Beale P, Holst J, Haass N, Combes V, Saunders B, Byrne S, West N, Gorrell M, Bertolino P, Bowen D, Warner F, Seth D, Grimshaw M, Jolly C, Martiniello-Wilks R, Mrass P, Lyons G, Sword G; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.

2009

  • Core Resource Facility - application for 7-laser flow cytometer and high content bioimaging system to enhance capabilities and throughput for the NSW Advanced Cytometry Facility; King N, Vadas M, Campbell I, Grau G, Britton W, Fazekas de St Groth B, Richardson D, Halliday G, Christopherson R, Gamble J, Mason R, Rasko J, McCaughan G, Weninger W, Xia P, Gorrell M, Holst J, Pile A, Sword G, McArthur C, Dong Q, Haass N, Sharland A, Saunders B, Triccas J, Norris J, Bertolino P, Bowen D, Sze D; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.
  • Inverted Multiphoton Intravital Microscope; Weninger W, Gorrell M, Halliday G, Jones C, Fazekas de St Groth B, Richardson D, Clarke S, Gamble J, Bertolino P, Vadas M, Dong Q, Rasko J, Holst J, McCaughan G, Byrne S, Saunders B, Triccas J, Haass N; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Equipment Grants.
  • Cytokine and macrophage determinants of pulmonary inflammation during tuberculosis; Saunders B, Britton W, Grau G; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2006

  • Genetic modulation of the host response to pulmonary TB; Saunders B; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2005

  • Role of P2X7 in innate and adaptive immunity to myobacterial infections; Wiley J, Saunders B, Sluyter R, Britton W; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2003

  • Membrane TNF and lymphotoxin control of chemokine induction and inflammation in turberculosis.; Saunders B, Britton W, Briscoe H; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2002

  • Killing of mycobacterium tuberculosis in macrophages via the P2X7 receptor; Wiley J, Saunders B, Barden J; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

2001

  • Cell migration and granuloma formation in the expression of protective immunity against tuberculosis in the lung; Britton W, Saunders B; National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)/Project Grants.

Selected publications

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Book Chapters

  • Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2010). Pathology and Pathogenesis of Bacterial Infections. In Stefan H. E. Kaufmann, Barry Rouse, David Sacks (Eds.), Immunology of Infectious Diseases, (pp. 260-265). United States of America: ASM Press.
  • Saunders, B., Orme, I., Basaraba, R. (2008). Immunopathology of Tuberculosis. In S.H.E. Kaufmann; W. J. Britton (Eds.), Handbook of Tuberculosis: Immunology and Cell Biology, (pp. 245-278). Germany: Wiley - V C H Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA.
  • Britton, W., Fernando, S., Saunders, B., Sluyter, R., Wiley, J. (2007). The genetic control of susceptibility to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In Gregory Bock(Organizer) and Jamie Goode (Eds.), Decoding the Genomic Control of Immune Reactions, (pp. 79-92). United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons. [More Information]

Journals

  • Fox, G., Sy, D., Viet Nhung, N., Yu, B., Ellis, M., Hung, N., Cuong, N., Lien, L., Marks, G., Saunders, B., Britton, W. (2014). Polymorphisms of SP110 Are Associated with both Pulmonary and Extra-Pulmonary Tuberculosis among the Vietnamese. PLoS One, 9(7), e99496. [More Information]
  • Walters, S., Kieckbusch, J., Nagalingam, G., Swain, A., Latham, S., Grau, G., Britton, W., Combes, V., Saunders, B. (2013). Microparticles from Mycobacteria-Infected Macrophages Promote Inflammation and Cellular Migration. The Journal of Immunology, 190(2), 669-677. [More Information]
  • Blumenthal, A., Nagalingam, G., Huch, J., Walker, L., Guillemin, G., Smythe, G., Ehrt, S., Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2012). M. tuberculosis Induces Potent Activation of IDO-1, but This Is Not Essential for the Immunological Control of Infection. PLoS One, 7(5), 1-11. [More Information]
  • Beham, A., Puellmann, K., Laird, R., Fuchs, T., Streich, R., Breysach, C., Raddatz, D., Oniga, S., Peccerella, T., Findeisen, P., Saunders, B., et al (2011). A TNF-regulated recombinatorial macrophage immune receptor implicated in granuloma formation in tuberculosis. PLoS Pathogens, 7(11), e1002375 - 1-e1002375 - 16. [More Information]
  • Stanley, A., de Labastida Rivera, F., Haque, A., Sheel, M., Zhou, Y., Amante, F., Bunn, P., Randall, L., Pfeffer, K., Scheu, S., Saunders, B., et al (2011). Critical Roles for LIGHT and Its Receptors in Generating T Cell-Mediated Immunity during Leishmania donovani Infection. PLoS Pathogens, 7(10), e1002279-1-e1002279-15. [More Information]
  • Bokil, N., Totsika, M., Carey, A., Stacey, K., Hancock, V., Saunders, B., Ravasi, T., Ulett, G., Schembri, M., Sweet, M. (2011). Intramacrophage survival of uropathogenic Escherichia coli: Differences between diverse clinical isolates and between mouse and human macrophages. Immunobiology, 216(2011), 1164-1171. [More Information]
  • Gu, B., Saunders, B., Petrou, S., Wiley, J. (2011). P2X7 Is a Scavenger Receptor for Apoptotic Cells in the Absence of Its Ligand, Extracellular ATP. The Journal of Immunology, 187(5), 2365-2375. [More Information]
  • Miller, C., Boulter, N., Fuller, S., Zakrzewski, A., Lees, M., Saunders, B., Wiley, J., Smith, N. (2011). The Role of the P2X(7) Receptor in Infectious Diseases. PLoS Pathogens, 7(11), 1-7. [More Information]
  • Musicki, K., Briscoe, H., Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2010). LIGHT contributes to early but not late control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. International Immunology, 22(5), 353-358. [More Information]
  • Wozniak, T., Saunders, B., Ryan, A., Britton, W. (2010). Mycobacterium bovis BCG-Specific Th17 Cells Confer Partial Protection against Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection in the Absence of Gamma Interferon. Infection and Immunity, 78(10), 4187-4194. [More Information]
  • Gu, B., Saunders, B., Jursik, C., Wiley, J. (2010). The P2X(7)-nonmuscle myosin membrane complex regulates phagocytosis of nonopsonized particles and bacteria by a pathway attenuated by extracellular ATP. Blood, 115(8), 1621-1631. [More Information]
  • Kuang, Z., Lewis, R., Curtis, J., Zhan, Y., Saunders, B., Babon, J., Kolesnik, T., Low, A., Masters, S., Willson, T., et al (2010). The SPRY Domain-containing SOCS Box Protein SPSB2 Targets iNOS for Proteasomal Degradation. The Journal of Cell Biology, 190(1), 129-141. [More Information]
  • Hagge, D., Saunders, B., Ebenezer, G., Ray, N., Marks, V., Britton, W., Krahenbuhl, J., Adams, L. (2009). Lymphotoxin-alpha and TNF have essential but independent roles in the evolution of the granulomatous response in experimental leprosy. The American Journal of Pathology: cellular and molecular biology of disease, 174(4), 1379-1389. [More Information]
  • Miu, J., Mitchell, A., Muller, M., Carter, S., Manders, P., McQuillan, J., Saunders, B., Ball, H., Lu, B., Campbell, I., Hunt, N. (2008). Chemokine gene expression during fatal murine cerebral malaria and protection due to CXCR3 deficiency. Journal of Immunology, 180(2), 1217-1230. [More Information]
  • Saunders, B., Britton, W. (2007). Life and death in the granuloma: immunopathology of tuberculosis. Immunology and Cell Biology, 85, 103-111. [More Information]
  • Saunders, B., Britton, W. (2007). Review: Life and death in the granuloma: immunopathology of tuberculosis. Immunology and Cell Biology, 85(2), 103-111. [More Information]
  • Fernando, S., Saunders, B., Sluyter, R., Skarratt, K., Goldburg, H., Marks, G., Wiley, J., Britton, W. (2006). A Polymorphism in the P2X7 Gene Increases Susceptibility to Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 175(4), 360-366. [More Information]
  • Shemon, A., Sluyter, R., Fernando, S., Clarke, A., Dao-Ung, L., Skarratt, K., Saunders, B., Tan, K., Gu, B., Fuller, S., Britton, W., Wiley, J., et al (2006). A Thr(357) to Ser polymorphism in homozygous and compound heterozygous subjects causes absent or reduced P2X(7) function and impairs ATP-induced mycobacterial killing by macrophages. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 281(4), 2079-2086. [More Information]
  • Musicki, K., Briscoe, H., Tran, S., Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2006). Differential requirements for soluble and transmembrane tumor necrosis factor in the immunological control of primary and secondary Listeria monocytogenes infection. Infection and Immunity, 74(6), 3180-3189. [More Information]
  • Fernando, S., Saunders, B., Sluyter, R., Skarratt, K., Wiley, J., Britton, W. (2005). Gene Dosage Determines the Negative Effects of Polymorphic Alleles of the P2X7 Receptor on Adenosine Triphosphate–Mediated Killing of Mycobacteria by Human Macrophages. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 192(1), 149-155. [More Information]
  • Roach, D., Briscoe, H., Saunders, B., Britton, W. (2005). Independent protective effects for tumor necrosis factor and lymphotoxin alpha in the host response to Listeria monocytogenes infection. Infection and Immunity, 73(8), 4787-4792. [More Information]
  • Saunders, B., Tran, S., Ruuls, S., Sedgwick, J., Briscoe, H., Britton, W. (2005). Transmembrane TNF is sufficient to initiate cell migration and granuloma formation and provide acute, but not long-term, control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. Journal of Immunology, 174(8), 4852-4859. [More Information]
  • Pinto (Pinto-Nadanachandran), R., Saunders, B., Britton, W., Camacho, L., Gicquel, B., Triccas, J. (2004). Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Defective In Phthiocerol Dimycocerosate Translocation Provides Greater Protective Immunity Against Tuberculosis Than The Existing Bacille Calmette-Gu?Rin Vaccine. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 189(1), 105-112.
  • Briscoe, H., Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2004). T Cell-Derived Tumour Necrosis Factor Is Essential, But Not Sufficient, For Protection Against Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Infection. Clinical and Experimental Immunology, 137(2), 279-287.
  • Saunders, B., Fernando, S., Sluyter, R., Britton, W., Wiley, J. (2003). A loss-of-function polymorphism in the human P2X7 receptor abolishes ATP-mediated killing of Mycobacteria. Journal of Immunology, 171(10), 5442-5446.
  • Saunders, B., Frank, A., Orme, I., Cooper, A. (2002). CD4 is required for the development of a protective granulomatous response to pulmonary tuberculosis. Cellular Immunology, 216(1-2), 65-72.
  • Saunders, B., Dane, A., Briscoe, H., Britton, W. (2002). Characterization of immune responses during infection with Mycobacterium avium strains 100, 101 and the recently sequenced 104. Immunology and Cell Biology, 80(6), 544-549.
  • Roach, D., Briscoe, H., Saunders, B., France, M., Riminton, S., Britton, W. (2001). Secreted lymphotoxin-alpha is essential for the control of an intracellular bacterial infection. The Journal of Experimental Medicine, 193, 239-246.

Conferences

  • Saunders, B., Fernando, S., Marks, G., Sluyter, R., Wiley, S., Britton, W. (2005). A single nucleotide polymorphism in the P2X7 gene lends susceptibility to extrapulmonary tuberculosis. 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for Immunology 2005, Denmark: Blackwell Munksgaard.
  • Shemon, A., Sluyter, R., Fernando, S., Clarke, A., Dao-Ung, L., Skarratt, K., Saunders, B., Tan, K., Gu, B., Fuller, S., Britton, W., Wiley, J., et al (2005). A Thr(357) to ser polymorphism in homozygous and compound heterozygous subjects causes absent or reduced P2X7 function and impairs ATP-induced mycobacterial killing by macrophages. 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for Immunology 2005, Denmark: Blackwell Munksgaard.

2014

  • Fox, G., Sy, D., Viet Nhung, N., Yu, B., Ellis, M., Hung, N., Cuong, N., Lien, L., Marks, G., Saunders, B., Britton, W. (2014). Polymorphisms of SP110 Are Associated with both Pulmonary and Extra-Pulmonary Tuberculosis among the Vietnamese. PLoS One, 9(7), e99496. [More Information]

2013

  • Walters, S., Kieckbusch, J., Nagalingam, G., Swain, A., Latham, S., Grau, G., Britton, W., Combes, V., Saunders, B. (2013). Microparticles from Mycobacteria-Infected Macrophages Promote Inflammation and Cellular Migration. The Journal of Immunology, 190(2), 669-677. [More Information]

2012

  • Blumenthal, A., Nagalingam, G., Huch, J., Walker, L., Guillemin, G., Smythe, G., Ehrt, S., Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2012). M. tuberculosis Induces Potent Activation of IDO-1, but This Is Not Essential for the Immunological Control of Infection. PLoS One, 7(5), 1-11. [More Information]

2011

  • Beham, A., Puellmann, K., Laird, R., Fuchs, T., Streich, R., Breysach, C., Raddatz, D., Oniga, S., Peccerella, T., Findeisen, P., Saunders, B., et al (2011). A TNF-regulated recombinatorial macrophage immune receptor implicated in granuloma formation in tuberculosis. PLoS Pathogens, 7(11), e1002375 - 1-e1002375 - 16. [More Information]
  • Stanley, A., de Labastida Rivera, F., Haque, A., Sheel, M., Zhou, Y., Amante, F., Bunn, P., Randall, L., Pfeffer, K., Scheu, S., Saunders, B., et al (2011). Critical Roles for LIGHT and Its Receptors in Generating T Cell-Mediated Immunity during Leishmania donovani Infection. PLoS Pathogens, 7(10), e1002279-1-e1002279-15. [More Information]
  • Bokil, N., Totsika, M., Carey, A., Stacey, K., Hancock, V., Saunders, B., Ravasi, T., Ulett, G., Schembri, M., Sweet, M. (2011). Intramacrophage survival of uropathogenic Escherichia coli: Differences between diverse clinical isolates and between mouse and human macrophages. Immunobiology, 216(2011), 1164-1171. [More Information]
  • Gu, B., Saunders, B., Petrou, S., Wiley, J. (2011). P2X7 Is a Scavenger Receptor for Apoptotic Cells in the Absence of Its Ligand, Extracellular ATP. The Journal of Immunology, 187(5), 2365-2375. [More Information]
  • Miller, C., Boulter, N., Fuller, S., Zakrzewski, A., Lees, M., Saunders, B., Wiley, J., Smith, N. (2011). The Role of the P2X(7) Receptor in Infectious Diseases. PLoS Pathogens, 7(11), 1-7. [More Information]

2010

  • Musicki, K., Briscoe, H., Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2010). LIGHT contributes to early but not late control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. International Immunology, 22(5), 353-358. [More Information]
  • Wozniak, T., Saunders, B., Ryan, A., Britton, W. (2010). Mycobacterium bovis BCG-Specific Th17 Cells Confer Partial Protection against Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection in the Absence of Gamma Interferon. Infection and Immunity, 78(10), 4187-4194. [More Information]
  • Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2010). Pathology and Pathogenesis of Bacterial Infections. In Stefan H. E. Kaufmann, Barry Rouse, David Sacks (Eds.), Immunology of Infectious Diseases, (pp. 260-265). United States of America: ASM Press.
  • Gu, B., Saunders, B., Jursik, C., Wiley, J. (2010). The P2X(7)-nonmuscle myosin membrane complex regulates phagocytosis of nonopsonized particles and bacteria by a pathway attenuated by extracellular ATP. Blood, 115(8), 1621-1631. [More Information]
  • Kuang, Z., Lewis, R., Curtis, J., Zhan, Y., Saunders, B., Babon, J., Kolesnik, T., Low, A., Masters, S., Willson, T., et al (2010). The SPRY Domain-containing SOCS Box Protein SPSB2 Targets iNOS for Proteasomal Degradation. The Journal of Cell Biology, 190(1), 129-141. [More Information]

2009

  • Hagge, D., Saunders, B., Ebenezer, G., Ray, N., Marks, V., Britton, W., Krahenbuhl, J., Adams, L. (2009). Lymphotoxin-alpha and TNF have essential but independent roles in the evolution of the granulomatous response in experimental leprosy. The American Journal of Pathology: cellular and molecular biology of disease, 174(4), 1379-1389. [More Information]

2008

  • Miu, J., Mitchell, A., Muller, M., Carter, S., Manders, P., McQuillan, J., Saunders, B., Ball, H., Lu, B., Campbell, I., Hunt, N. (2008). Chemokine gene expression during fatal murine cerebral malaria and protection due to CXCR3 deficiency. Journal of Immunology, 180(2), 1217-1230. [More Information]
  • Saunders, B., Orme, I., Basaraba, R. (2008). Immunopathology of Tuberculosis. In S.H.E. Kaufmann; W. J. Britton (Eds.), Handbook of Tuberculosis: Immunology and Cell Biology, (pp. 245-278). Germany: Wiley - V C H Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA.

2007

  • Saunders, B., Britton, W. (2007). Life and death in the granuloma: immunopathology of tuberculosis. Immunology and Cell Biology, 85, 103-111. [More Information]
  • Saunders, B., Britton, W. (2007). Review: Life and death in the granuloma: immunopathology of tuberculosis. Immunology and Cell Biology, 85(2), 103-111. [More Information]
  • Britton, W., Fernando, S., Saunders, B., Sluyter, R., Wiley, J. (2007). The genetic control of susceptibility to Mycobacterium tuberculosis. In Gregory Bock(Organizer) and Jamie Goode (Eds.), Decoding the Genomic Control of Immune Reactions, (pp. 79-92). United Kingdom: John Wiley & Sons. [More Information]

2006

  • Fernando, S., Saunders, B., Sluyter, R., Skarratt, K., Goldburg, H., Marks, G., Wiley, J., Britton, W. (2006). A Polymorphism in the P2X7 Gene Increases Susceptibility to Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine, 175(4), 360-366. [More Information]
  • Shemon, A., Sluyter, R., Fernando, S., Clarke, A., Dao-Ung, L., Skarratt, K., Saunders, B., Tan, K., Gu, B., Fuller, S., Britton, W., Wiley, J., et al (2006). A Thr(357) to Ser polymorphism in homozygous and compound heterozygous subjects causes absent or reduced P2X(7) function and impairs ATP-induced mycobacterial killing by macrophages. Journal of Biological Chemistry, 281(4), 2079-2086. [More Information]
  • Musicki, K., Briscoe, H., Tran, S., Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2006). Differential requirements for soluble and transmembrane tumor necrosis factor in the immunological control of primary and secondary Listeria monocytogenes infection. Infection and Immunity, 74(6), 3180-3189. [More Information]

2005

  • Saunders, B., Fernando, S., Marks, G., Sluyter, R., Wiley, S., Britton, W. (2005). A single nucleotide polymorphism in the P2X7 gene lends susceptibility to extrapulmonary tuberculosis. 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for Immunology 2005, Denmark: Blackwell Munksgaard.
  • Shemon, A., Sluyter, R., Fernando, S., Clarke, A., Dao-Ung, L., Skarratt, K., Saunders, B., Tan, K., Gu, B., Fuller, S., Britton, W., Wiley, J., et al (2005). A Thr(357) to ser polymorphism in homozygous and compound heterozygous subjects causes absent or reduced P2X7 function and impairs ATP-induced mycobacterial killing by macrophages. 35th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australasian Society for Immunology 2005, Denmark: Blackwell Munksgaard.
  • Fernando, S., Saunders, B., Sluyter, R., Skarratt, K., Wiley, J., Britton, W. (2005). Gene Dosage Determines the Negative Effects of Polymorphic Alleles of the P2X7 Receptor on Adenosine Triphosphate–Mediated Killing of Mycobacteria by Human Macrophages. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 192(1), 149-155. [More Information]
  • Roach, D., Briscoe, H., Saunders, B., Britton, W. (2005). Independent protective effects for tumor necrosis factor and lymphotoxin alpha in the host response to Listeria monocytogenes infection. Infection and Immunity, 73(8), 4787-4792. [More Information]
  • Saunders, B., Tran, S., Ruuls, S., Sedgwick, J., Briscoe, H., Britton, W. (2005). Transmembrane TNF is sufficient to initiate cell migration and granuloma formation and provide acute, but not long-term, control of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection. Journal of Immunology, 174(8), 4852-4859. [More Information]

2004

  • Pinto (Pinto-Nadanachandran), R., Saunders, B., Britton, W., Camacho, L., Gicquel, B., Triccas, J. (2004). Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Defective In Phthiocerol Dimycocerosate Translocation Provides Greater Protective Immunity Against Tuberculosis Than The Existing Bacille Calmette-Gu?Rin Vaccine. The Journal of Infectious Diseases, 189(1), 105-112.
  • Briscoe, H., Britton, W., Saunders, B. (2004). T Cell-Derived Tumour Necrosis Factor Is Essential, But Not Sufficient, For Protection Against Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Infection. Clinical and Experimental Immunology, 137(2), 279-287.

2003

  • Saunders, B., Fernando, S., Sluyter, R., Britton, W., Wiley, J. (2003). A loss-of-function polymorphism in the human P2X7 receptor abolishes ATP-mediated killing of Mycobacteria. Journal of Immunology, 171(10), 5442-5446.

2002

  • Saunders, B., Frank, A., Orme, I., Cooper, A. (2002). CD4 is required for the development of a protective granulomatous response to pulmonary tuberculosis. Cellular Immunology, 216(1-2), 65-72.
  • Saunders, B., Dane, A., Briscoe, H., Britton, W. (2002). Characterization of immune responses during infection with Mycobacterium avium strains 100, 101 and the recently sequenced 104. Immunology and Cell Biology, 80(6), 544-549.

2001

  • Roach, D., Briscoe, H., Saunders, B., France, M., Riminton, S., Britton, W. (2001). Secreted lymphotoxin-alpha is essential for the control of an intracellular bacterial infection. The Journal of Experimental Medicine, 193, 239-246.

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