Follow my scientific publications from my ORCID public profile:

 Key publications:

  • A. Bouam, N. Armstrong, A. Levasseur, M. Drancourt. Mycobacterium terramassiliense, Mycobacterium rhizamassiliense and Mycobacterium numidiamassiliense sp nov., three new Mycobacterium simiae complex species cultured from plant roots. Scientific Reports, Nature Publishing Group, 2018, 8, pp.9309. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-018-27629-1.


  • H. Koudokpon, N. Armstrong, T. V. Dougnon, et al., Antibacterial Activity of Chalcone and Dihydrochalcone Compounds from Uvaria chamae Roots against Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria, BioMed Research International, vol. 2018, Article ID 1453173, 10 pages, 2018.


  • Poirier L, Brun L, Jacquet P, Lepolard C, Armstrong N, Torre C, Daudé D, Ghigo E & Chabrière E. Enzymatic degradation of organophosphorus insecticides decreases toxicity in planarians and enhances survival. Scientific Reports, 2017 7(1):15194.


  • El Karkouri K, Kowalczewska M, Armstrong N, Azza S, Fournier PE, Raoult D. Multi-omics Analysis Sheds Light on the Evolution and the Intracellular Lifestyle Strategies of Spotted Fever Group Rickettsia spp. Front Microbiol. 2017 Jul 20;8:1363. doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2017.01363. eCollection 2017. PubMed PMID: 28775717; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC5517468.


  • Armstrong N, Richez M, Raoult D, Chabriere E. Simultaneous UHPLC-UV analysis of hydroxychloroquine, minocycline and doxycycline from serum samples for the therapeutic drug monitoring of Q fever and Whipple’s disease. J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci. 2017 Aug 15;1060:166-172. doi: 10.1016/j.jchromb.2017.06.011. Epub 2017 Jun 9. PubMed PMID: 28622620.


  • Dione N, Sankar SA, Lagier JC, Khelaifia S, Michele C, Armstrong N, Richez M, Abrahão J, Raoult D, Fournier PE. Genome sequence and description of Anaerosalibacter massiliensis sp. nov. New Microbes New Infect. 2016 Jan 11;10:66-76. doi: 10.1016/j.nmni.2016.01.002. eCollection 2016 Mar. PubMed PMID: 26937282; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4753391.


  • Flaudrops C, Armstrong N, Raoult D, Chabrière E, Determination of the animal origin of meat and gelatin by MALDI-TOF-MS, Journal of Food Composition and Analysis, Volume 41, 2015, Pages 104-112, ISSN 0889-1575,


  • Angelakis E, Armstrong N, Nappez C, Richez M, Chabriere E, Raoult D. Doxycycline assay hair samples for testing long-term compliance treatment. J Infect. 2015 Nov;71(5):511-7. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2015.08.003. Epub 2015 Aug 20. PubMed PMID: 26299894.


  • Dubourg G, Lagier JC, Armstrong N, Richez M, Chabriere E, Raoult D. Concentrations of doxycycline in cerebrospinal fluid in Whipple’s disease. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2015 Jun;45(6):677-8. doi: 10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2015.03.002. Epub 2015 Mar 24. PubMed PMID: 25907138.