Methodology optimization and diversification for the investigation of virulence potential in Haemophilus influenzae clinical strains.

@article{Giuc2011MethodologyOA,
  title={Methodology optimization and diversification for the investigation of virulence potential in Haemophilus influenzae clinical strains.},
  author={Mihaela Cristina Giucă and Monica Străuţ and Maria Surdeanu and Maria Nica and Vasilica Ungureanu and Grigore Mihăescu},
  journal={Roumanian archives of microbiology and immunology},
  year={2011},
  volume={70 4},
  pages={159-67}
}
Ten Haemophilus influenzae strains were isolated from patients aged between 1.6 - 24 years, with various diagnoses (acute meningitis, acute upper respiratory infection, otitis media and acute sinusitis). Identification was based on phenotypic and molecular characteristics; antibiotic susceptibility testing was performed by diffusion method according to CLSI… CONTINUE READING