Anette M. Hammerum

Anette M. Hammerum

Contact

Anette M. Hammerum , Bakterier, parasitter og svampe / Ref.laboratoriet f Antibiotikaresistens
T. +45 32683399 @. ama@ssi.dk

Research area

  • Studies on the epidemiology, phylogeny and virulence of resistant bacteria
  • Development of molecular charazterisation methods and the application of molecular epidemiology in surveillance of resistant bacteria
  • Main bacterial pathogens are på vancomycin resistant enterococci (VRE), linezolid resistant enterococci (LRE), ESBL-producing E. coli, colistin resistant bacteria and carbapenemase producing bacteria (CPO/CPE)

Prizes and honors

The Fritz Kauffmann award 2011

Pubmed link

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/search/all/?term=hammerum%20a

Responsibilities

  • Laboratory based surveillance of resistant bacteria
  • Typing and susceptibility testing of resistant bacteria
  • Participate in investigations of hospital related outbreaks with resistant bacteria
  • Development of molecular methods for surveillance

Publikationer

  • Hammerum AM, Baig S, Kamel Y, Roer L, Pinholt M, Gumpert H, Holzknecht B, Røder B, Justesen US, Samulioniené J, Kjærsgaard M, Østergaard C, Holm A, Dzajic E, Søndergaard TS, Gaini S, Edquist P, Alm E, Lilje B, Westh H, Stegger M, Hasman H. Emergence of vanA Enterococcus faecium in Denmark, 2005-15. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2017 Aug 1;72(8):2184-2190
  • Roer L, Johannesen TB, Hansen F, Stegger M, Tchesnokova V, Sokurenko E, Garibay N, Allesøe R, Thomsen MCF, Lund O, Hasman H, Hammerum AM. CHTyper, a Web Tool for Subtyping of Extraintestinal Pathogenic Escherichia coli Based on the fumC and fimH Alleles. J Clin Microbiol. 2018 Mar 26;56(4).
  • Roer L, Overballe-Petersen S, Hansen F, Schønning K, Wang M, Røder BL, Hansen DS, Justesen US, Andersen LP, Fulgsang-Damgaard D, Hopkins KL, Woodford N, Falgenhauer L, Chakraborty T, Samuelsen Ø, Sjöström K, Johannesen TB, Ng K, Nielsen J, Ethelberg S, Stegger M, Hammerum AM, Hasman H. Escherichia coli Sequence Type 410 Is Causing New International High-Risk Clones. mSphere. 2018 Jul 18;3(4). pii: e00337-18.
  • Samuelsen Ø, Hansen F, Aasnæs B, Hasman H, Lund BA, Leiros HS, Lilje B, Janice J, Jakobsen L, Littauer P, Søes LM, Holzknecht BJ, Andersen LP, Stegger M, Andersen PS, Hammerum AM. Dissemination and Characteristics of a Novel Plasmid-Encoded Carbapenem-Hydrolyzing Class D β-Lactamase, OXA-436, Found in Isolates from Four Patients at Six Different Hospitals in Denmark. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017 Dec 21;62(1). 
  • Roer L, Hansen F, Stegger M, Sönksen UW, Hasman H, Hammerum AM. Novel mcr-3 variant, encoding mobile colistin resistance, in an ST131 Escherichia coli isolate from bloodstream infection, Denmark, 2014. Euro Surveill. 2017 Aug 3;22(31).