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Here you will find our latest publications.


Addressing antibiotic resistance: computational answers to a biological problem?

Behling, A.H., Wilson, B.C., Ho, D., Virta, M., O’Sullivan, J.M. and Vatanen, T.
Current Opinion in Microbiology, 74:102305

Metagenomic analysis of the abundance and composition of antibiotic resistance genes in hospital wastewater in Benin, Burkina Faso, and Finland.

Markkanen, M., Haukka, K., Pärnänen, K., Bonkoungou, I., Dougnon, V., Sarekoski, A., Karkman, A., Kantele, A. and Virta, M.
mSphere, e0053822.

Safety and immunogenicity of ETVAX®, an oral inactivated vaccine against enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli diarrhoea: a double-blinded, randomised, placebo-controlled trial among Finnish travellers to Benin, West-Africa.

Kantele A, Riekkinen M, Jokiranta TS, Pakkanen SH, Pietilä J-P, Patjas A, Eriksson M, Khawaja T, Klemets P, Marttinen K, Siikamäki H, Lundgren A, Holmgren J, Lissmats A, Carlin N, Svennerholm AM.
Journal of Travel Medicine; in press.


Antibiotic resistomes and microbiomes in the surface water along the Code River in Indonesia reflect drainage basin anthropogenic activities.

Muurinen J., Muziasari, W., Hultman, J., Pärnänen, K., Narita, V., Lyra, C., Fadlillah, L., Rizki, L.P., Nurmi, W., Tiedje, J.M., Dwiprahasto, I., Hadi, P. and Virta, M.
Environmental Science and Technology, 56:14994–15006

Application of magnetic biochar/quaternary phosphonium salt to combat the antibiotic resistome in livestock wastewater.

Fu, Y., Wang, F., Wang, Z., Mei, Z., Jiang, X., Schaefferd, A., Virta, M., Tiedje, JM.
Science of The Total Environment, 811:151386.

Early-life formula feeding is associated with infant gut microbiota alterations and an increased antibiotic resistance load.

Pärnänen, K., Hultman, J., Satokari, R., Rautava, S., Lamendella, R., Wright, J., McLimans, C., Kelleher, S., and Virta, M.
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, nqab353.

A Model Innovation: Improving Disease Management for Meeting the Challenges of Bangladesh’s Aquaculture Hatchery Sector.

Butcher, A.; Rahman, M. M.; Hinchliffe, S.
International Journal of Sociology of Food and Agriculture:

In Critique of Anthropocentrism: a more-than-human ethical framework for antimicrobial resistance.

Cañada, J. A., Sariola S., Butcher. A.
Medical Humanities: doi:10.1136/medhum-2021-012309

Doxycycline as an antimalarial: Impact on travellers' diarrhoea and doxycycline resistance among various stool bacteria - Prospective study and literature review.

Kantele, Anu et al.
Travel medicine and infectious disease, vol. 49: 102403. doi:10.1016/j.tmaid.2022.102403

European hospitals as source of multidrug-resistant bacteria: analysis of travellers screened in Finland after hospitalization abroad.

Kajova, Mikael et al.
Journal of travel medicine, vol. 29,4: taac022. doi:10.1093/jtm/taac022

International travel and travelers' diarrhea - Increased risk of urinary tract infection.

Patjas, Anu, and Anu Kantele.
Travel medicine and infectious disease vol. 48 (2022): 102331.

Closing the GAP in Antimicrobial Resistance Policy in Benin and Burkina Faso.

Patjas, Anu, and Anu Kantele.
Travel medicine and infectious disease, vol. 48: 102331. doi:10.1016/j.tmaid.2022.102331

Strong selective environments determine evolutionary outcome in time-dependent fitness seascapes.

Cairns J, Borse F., Mononen T., Hiltunen T., Mustonen V.
Evolution Letters:
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