Identification and characterization of gonococcal iron transport systems as potential vaccine antigens.

@article{Cornelissen2008IdentificationAC,
  title={Identification and characterization of gonococcal iron transport systems as potential vaccine antigens.},
  author={Cynthia Nau Cornelissen},
  journal={Future microbiology},
  year={2008},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={287-98}
}
Gonorrhea is the second most commonly reported infectious disease in the USA, and incidence has been increasing in recent years. Antibiotic resistance among clinical isolates has reached a critical point at which the CDC currently recommends only a single class of antibiotic for treatment. These developments have hastened the search for a vaccine to protect… CONTINUE READING