Thomas Riley

Professor, BAppSc Curtin, MAppEpid ANU, PhD W.Aust., FAAM, FASM, FRCPath, MAIMS

  • The University of Western Australia (M502), 35 Stirling Highway,

    6009 Perth


  • 12770 Citations
  • 53 h-Index
1992 …2020
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  • Anaerobic bacteriology
  • Antibiotics
  • Bacteria—antibiotic resistance
  • Bacteria—pathogenesis
  • Clostridium difficile
  • Diagnostic bacteriology
  • Infection control
  • Infectious diseases epidemiology
  • Infectious disease—alternative therapies
  • Infectious disease—animals, humans

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Research Output 1992 2020

Antimicrobial resistance in Clostridium difficile ribotype 017

Imwattana, K., Knight, D. R., Kullin, B., Collins, D. A., Putsathit, P., Kiratisin, P. & Riley, T. V., 2020, In : Expert Review of Anti-infective Therapy. 18, 1, p. 17-25

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Clostridium difficile
Disease Outbreaks
Clostridium Infections
1 Citation (Scopus)

Adaptation of host transmission cycle during Clostridium difficile speciation

Kumar, N., Browne, H. P., Viciani, E., Forster, S. C., Clare, S., Harcourt, K., Stares, M. D., Dougan, G., Fairley, D. J., Roberts, P., Pirmohamed, M., Clokie, M. R. J., Jensen, M. B. F., Hargreaves, K. R., Ip, M., Wieler, L. H., Seyboldt, C., Norén, T., Riley, T. V., Kuijper, E. J. & 2 othersWren, B. W. & Lawley, T. D., Sep 2019, In : Nature Genetics. 51, 9, p. 1315-1320 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clostridium difficile
Dietary Sucrose
Delivery of Health Care
7 Citations (Scopus)

An environmental cleaning bundle and health-care-associated infections in hospitals (REACH): a multicentre, randomised trial

Mitchell, B. G., Hall, L., White, N., Barnett, A. G., Halton, K., Paterson, D. L., Riley, T. V., Gardner, A., Page, K., Farrington, A., Gericke, C. A. & Graves, N., 1 Apr 2019, In : The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 19, 4, p. 410-418 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cross Infection
Multicenter Studies
2 Citations (Scopus)

A series of three cases of severe Clostridium difficile infection in Australia associated with a binary toxin producing Glade 2 ribotype 251 strain

Wehrhahn, M. C., Keighley, C., Kurtovic, J., Knight, D. R., Hong, S., Hutton, M. L., Lyras, D., Wang, Q., Leong, R., Borody, T., Edye, M. & Riley, T. V., Feb 2019, In : Anaerobe. 55, p. 117-123 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
2 Citations (Scopus)

Cationic biaryl 1,2,3-triazolyl peptidomimetic amphiphiles: synthesis, antibacterial evaluation and preliminary mechanism of action studies

Tague, A. J., Putsathit, P., Hammer, K. A., Wales, S. M., Knight, D. R., Riley, T. V., Keller, P. A. & Pyne, S. G., 15 Apr 2019, In : European Journal of Medicinal Chemistry. 168, p. 386-404 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Projects 1997 2017