Legionella

Known as: legionellas 
Gram-negative aerobic rods, isolated from surface water or thermally polluted lakes or streams. Member are pathogenic for man. Legionella pneumophila… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Legionella and Mycobacterium can proliferate within free-living amoebae (FLA) where they are protected from disinfectants at… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Currently, the investigation of Legionella ecology falls into two distinct areas of research activity: (1) that Legionella… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Legionella and the Prevention of Legionellosis is much less about the former and more about the latter. The book is essentially a… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Since 1977, the diagnostic tools for Legionnaires’ disease have been culture and serological investigation. Both methods require… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This report updates, expands, and replaces the previously published CDC "Guideline for Prevention of Nosocomial Pneumonia". The… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The soil amoeba Dictyostelium discoideum is a haploid eukaryote that, upon starvation, aggregates and enters a developmental… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The identification and speciation of strains of Legionella is often difficult, and even the more successful chromatographic… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
There are currently 42 described species of legionellae representing 64 serogroups in the family Legionellaceae and the genus… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Volume 61, no. 4, p. 1211, column 2, line 40: this sentence should read as follows. "The viable-culture methods for Legionella sp… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Growth of Legionella species in a defined medium deficient in iron did not result in the production of phenolic or hydroxamate… (More)
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