Do Atopobium vaginae, Megasphaera sp. and Leptotrichia sp. change the local innate immune response and sialidase activity in bacterial vaginosis?

@article{Marconi2013DoAV,
  title={Do Atopobium vaginae, Megasphaera sp. and Leptotrichia sp. change the local innate immune response and sialidase activity in bacterial vaginosis?},
  author={Camila Marconi and Gilbert G G Donders and Cristina Maria de Lima Garcia Parada and Paulo C{\'e}sar Giraldo and M{\'a}rcia Guimar{\~a}es da Silva},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2013},
  volume={89 2},
  pages={167-73}
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate if the participation of Atopobium vaginae, Megasphaera sp. and Leptotrichia sp. in the bacterial community of bacterial vaginosis (BV) is associated with distinct patterns of this condition. METHODS In this cross-sectional controlled study, 205 women with BV and 205 women with normal flora were included. Vaginal rinsing samples… CONTINUE READING