Neisseria meningitidis, Serogroup A

Known as: Meningococci, Serogroup A, Meningococcus, Serogroup A 
Strains of Neisseria meningitidis responsible for most outbreaks of meningococcal disease in Western Europe and the United States in the first half… (More)
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1992-2017
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2017
2017
BACKGROUND Historically, Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A (NmA) caused large meningitis epidemics in sub-Saharan Africa. In… (More)
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2017
2017
  • Releve epidemiologique hebdomadaire
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Context Although cases of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A (NmA) in the African meningitis belt have declined dramatically… (More)
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2017
2017
OBJECTIVE Case-based surveillance of bacterial meningitis in sentinel districts has been recommended after the introduction of… (More)
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2017
2017
INTRODUCTION Vaccine responses are often reduced in the elderly, leaving part of the elderly population vulnerable to infectious… (More)
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2015
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2015
BACKGROUND Since 2010, countries in the African meningitis belt have been introducing a new serogroup A meningococcal conjugate… (More)
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND We investigated serological correlates of protection against Neisseria meningitidis serogroup A (NmA) in Burkina Faso… (More)
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2000
2000
We found high levels of symptomless carriage of a hyperinvasive Neisseria meningitidis strain (electrophoretic type 37 [ET-37… (More)
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1992
1992
In an earlier study, with the use of chemiluminescence (CL) and phagocytic killing, we could show that in the presence of serum… (More)
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