Ngā rangahau kua whakaputaina / Published research

At ESR, we undertake research, both independently and with partners, that makes a real difference to the lives of people in New Zealand and around the world. Supported by a dedicated Research Office, our research scientists are leaders in their field and utilise their applied science knowledge to their research programmes. 

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Registry for ResearchPublication


Title Source Authors Department Year Link
Assessing the Impact of Assemblers on Virus Detection in a De Novo Metagenomic Analysis Pipeline Journal of Computational Biology White, DJ; Wang, J; Hall, RJ Health Science 2017 Details
H-1 and P-31 benchtop NMR of liquids and solids used in and/or produced during the manufacture of methamphetamine by the HI reduction of pseudoephedrine/ephedrine Forensic Science International Bogun, B; Moore, S Forensic Science 2017 Details
Finding the way forward for forensic science in the US-A commentary on the PCAST report Forensic Science International Evett, IW; Berger, CEH; Buckleton, JS; Champod, C; Jackson, G Forensic Science 2017 Details
Investigation of triclosan contamination on microbial biomass and other soil health indicators FEMS Microbiology Letters Zaayman, M; Siggins, A; Horne, D; Lowe, H; Horswell, J Water Science 2017 Details
Legionella longbeachae detected in an industrial cooling tower linked to a legionellosis outbreak, New Zealand, 2015; possible waterborne transmission? Epidemiology and Infection Thornley, CN; Harte, DJ; Weir, RP; Allen, LJ; Knightbridge, KJ; Wood, PRT Health Science 2017 Details
Household transmission of NDM-producing E. coli in New Zealand New Zealand Medical Journal Blakiston, MR; Heffernan, H; Roberts, SA; Freeman, JT Health Science 2017 Details
Transmission of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 during Border Quarantine and Air Travel, New Zealand (Aotearoa) Emerging Infectious Diseases Nick Eichler, Craig Thornley, Tara Swadi, Tom Devine, Caroline McElnay, Jillian Sherwood, Cheryl Brunton, Felicity Williamson, Josh Freeman, Sarah Berger, Xiaoyun Ren, Matt Storey, Joep de Ligt, and Jemma L. Geoghegan Health Science 2021 Details
Genomic Evidence of In-Flight Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 Despite Predeparture Testing Emerging Infectious Diseases Tara Swadi1, Jemma L. Geoghegan1Comments to Author , Tom Devine, Caroline McElnay, Jillian Sherwood, Phil Shoemack, Xiaoyun Ren, Matt Storey, Sarah Jefferies, Erasmus Smit, James Hadfield, Aoife Kenny, Lauren Jelley, Andrew Sporle, Andrea McNeill, G. Edwin Reynolds, Kip Mouldey, Lindsay Lowe, Gerard Sonder, Alexei J. Drummond, Sue Huang, David Welch, Edward C. Holmes, Nigel French, Colin R. Simpson, and Joep de Ligt Health Science 2021 Details
COVID-19 in New Zealand and the impact of the national response: a descriptive epidemiological study The Lancet Public Health Sarah Jefferies, MD Prof Nigel French, PhD Charlotte Gilkison, MPH Giles Graham, BSci Virginia Hope, MPhil Jonathan Marshall, PhD Caroline McElnay, MSc Andrea McNeill, PhD Petra Muellner, PhD Shevaun Paine, MAE Namrata Prasad, MPH Julia Scott, MPH Jillian Sherwood, MBChB Liang Yang, PhD Patricia Priest, DPhil Health Science 2020 Details