BSc (Hons) MBBS (Uni Melb) PhD (Monash)

2013  Monash Infectious Diseases Registrar


Cryptococcemia in primary HIV infection.
Yeung VA, Azzam R, Dendle C, Graham M, Woolley IJ, Korman TM.
Int J STD AIDS. 2016 Feb 10. pii: 0956462416632139. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 26868159

Azzam R, Francis MJ, Fernandez C, Badenoch P, Adamson P, Dendle C, Woolley IJ, Robson J, Korman TM, Graham M
J Clin Microbiol. 2014 Dec 10. pii: JCM.02887-14. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 25502534 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

Impaired complement-mediated phagocytosis by HIV type-1-infected human monocyte-derived macrophages involves a cAMP-dependent mechanism.
Azzam R, Kedzierska K, Leeansyah E, Chan H, Doischer D, Gorry PR, Cunningham AL, Crowe SM, Jaworowski A.
AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses. 2006 Jul;22(7):619-29.
PMID: 16831086 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Adverse effects of antiretroviral drugs on HIV-1-infected and -uninfected human monocyte-derived macrophages.
Azzam R, Lal L, Goh SL, Kedzierska K, Jaworowski A, Naim E, Cherry CL, Wesselingh SL, Mills J, Crowe SM.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2006 May;42(1):19-28.
PMID: 16639337 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Phagocytosis stimulates mobilization and shedding of intracellular CD16A in human monocytes and macrophages: inhibition by HIV-1 infection.
Webster NL, Kedzierska K, Azzam R, Paukovics G, Wilson J, Crowe SM, Jaworowski A.
J Leukoc Biol. 2006 Feb;79(2):294-302. Epub 2005 Nov 21.
PMID: 16301325 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free Article

Phagocytic efficiency of monocytes and macrophages obtained from Sydney blood bank cohort members infected with an attenuated strain of HIV-1.
Kedzierska K, Churchill M, Maslin CL, Azzam R, Ellery P, Chan HT, Wilson J, Deacon NJ, Jaworowski A, Crowe SM.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2003 Dec 15;34(5):445-53.
PMID: 14657753 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

Defective phagocytosis by human monocyte/macrophages following HIV-1 infection: underlying mechanisms and modulation by adjunctive cytokine therapy.
Kedzierska K, Azzam R, Ellery P, Mak J, Jaworowski A, Crowe SM.
J Clin Virol. 2003 Feb;26(2):247-63. Review.
PMID: 12600656 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]