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  • John D. Rihs, Don J. Brenner, Robert Clifton Weaver, Arnold G. Steigerwalt, Dannie G. Hollis, Victor L. Yu
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of clinical microbiology
  • 1993 (First Publication: 1 December 1993)
  • In the 1980s, a pink bacterium different from species of the genus Methylobacterium was implicated in human infection. Using biochemical tests and DNA hybridization, we examined 42 strains ofContinue Reading
  • Maria da G. Carvalho, Maria L. Tondella, +11 authors Jacquelyn S. Sampson
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of clinical microbiology
  • 2007 (First Publication: 1 August 2007)
  • The accurate diagnosis of pneumococcal disease has frequently been hampered not only by the difficulties in obtaining isolates of the organism from patient specimens but also by the misidentificationContinue Reading
  • Judy C. Arbique, Claire Poyart, +7 authors Richard r. Facklam
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Journal of clinical microbiology
  • 2004 (First Publication: 1 October 2004)
  • We have identified an unusual group of viridans group streptococci that resemble Streptococcus pneumoniae. DNA-DNA homology studies suggested that a subset of these isolates represent a novel speciesContinue Reading
  • Dannie G. Hollis, Robert Clifton Weaver, Arnold G. Steigerwalt, Jay D. Wenger, Christine Moss, Don J. Brenner
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of clinical microbiology
  • 1989 (First Publication: 1 July 1989)
  • Over a 12-year period, 16 human strains of a gram-negative, catalase-positive, halophilic, aerobic, nonmotile, small coccoid bacterium were received for identification. On the bases of biochemicalContinue Reading
  • Don J. Brenner, Arnold F. Kaufmann, Klaus Sulzer, Arnold G. Steigerwalt, Francine C Rogers, Robbin S. Weyant
  • Medicine, Biology
  • International journal of systematic bacteriology
  • 1999 (First Publication: 1 April 1999)
  • DNA relatedness was determined among 303 strains of Leptospira and Leptonema. Included in the analysis were reference strains from 228 well-characterized and recognized serovars. The study includedContinue Reading
  • Don J. Brenner, Steven P. O'connor, Herbert H. Winkler, Arnold G. Steigerwalt
  • Biology, Medicine
  • International journal of systematic bacteriology
  • 1993 (First Publication: 1 October 1993)
  • DNA hybridization data (hydroxyapatite method, 50 to 70 degrees C) indicate that Rickettsia prowazekii, the type species of the type genus of the family Rickettsiaceae, is substantially less closelyContinue Reading
  • Don J. Brenner, Arnold G. Steigerwalt, Joseph McDade
  • Medicine
  • Annals of internal medicine
  • 1979 (First Publication: 1 April 1979)
  • Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) relatedness was used to classify strains of the Legionnaires' disease (LD) bacterium. These DNA comparisons showed that all strains of the LD bacterium were members of theContinue Reading