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Pathogenesis of Escherichia coli diarrhea.
Abstract Two Escherichia coli strains isolated in Vietnam from American soldiers with diarrhea and acute "colitis" were examined for virulence in both in vitro and in vivo experimental models. Thei...
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Evaluation of rapid radiometric method for drug susceptibility testing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
A total of 106 isolates of Mycobacterium tuberculosis were tested for drug susceptibility by the conventional 7H11 plate method and by a new rapid radiometric method using special 7H12 liquid mediumExpand
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Serotype distribution of invasive group B streptococcal isolates in Maryland: implications for vaccine formulation. Maryland Emerging Infections Program.
Invasive group B streptococcal (GBS) infection is a major health problem among infants and adults. The formulation of GBS vaccines depends on knowledge of the GBS serotype distribution. Serotype VExpand
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Pathogenesis of Shigella dysenteriae 1 (Shiga) dysentery.
Myron M. Levine, Herbert L. DuPont, Samuel B. Formal, Richard B. Hornick, Akio Takeuchi, Eugene J. Gangarosa, Merrill J. Snyder, and Joseph P. Libonati From the Shigella Vaccine Development Program,Expand
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Evaluation of a UDP-glucose-4-epimeraseless mutant of Salmonella typhi as a liver oral vaccine.
A mutant (Ty21a) of Salmonella typhi, which lacks the enzyme uridine 5'-diphosphate-glucose-4-epimerase, was evaluated in volunteers for use as a live attenuated oral typhoid vaccine. Five to eightExpand
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Response of man to infection with Vibrio cholerae. I. Clinical, serologic, and bacteriologic responses to a known inoculum.
The spectrum of illness and the immunologic response produced by cholera in volunteers were studied. The strains of Vibrio cholerae used were classical Inaba 569B and classical Ogawa 395. An oralExpand
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Immunity in shigellosis. I. Response of man to attenuated strains of Shigella.
Four attenuated strains of Shigella flexneri 2a have been tested for stability and safety as vaccines in man. One strain, a Shigella-Escherichia coli hybrid, was virulent for man in doses of 108Expand
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Rapid broth macrodilution method for determination of MICs for Mycobacterium avium isolates.
A multicenter study was done to investigate the accuracy and reproducibility of a method for determining the MICs of antimicrobial agents against the Mycobacterium avium complex in 7H12 broth withExpand
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The Broad Street pump revisited: response of volunteers to ingested cholera vibrios.
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Response of man to infection with Vibrio cholerae. II. Protection from illness afforded by previous disease and vaccine.
Human immunity acquired after cholera or provided by cholera vaccines was evaluated. Previous diarrhea caused by infection with Vibrio cholerae induced complete protection against diarrhea after aExpand
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