Neisseria meningitidis

Known as: Micrococcus intracellularis, meningitidis n, Meningococcus 
A species of aerobic, Gram-negative, diplococci shaped bacteria assigned to the phylum Proteobacteria. This species is catalase and oxidase positive… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
Genome engineering in human pluripotent stem cells (hPSCs) holds great promise for biomedical research and regenerative medicine… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Cationic antimicrobial peptides (CAMPs) are important components of the innate host defense system against microbial infections… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
A novel antigen that induces cross-reactive bactericidal antibodies against a number of Neisseria meningitidis strains is… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Subtypes, defined by variation in the outer membrane protein PorA, are an integral part of the characterization scheme for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Sepsis and meningitis caused by serogroup B meningococcus are devastating diseases of infants and young adults, which cannot yet… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Neisseria meningitidis is a human pathogen, which, in spite of antibiotic therapy, is still a major cause of mortality due to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The 2,272,351-base pair genome of Neisseria meningitidis strain MC58 (serogroup B), a causative agent of meningitis and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Neisseria meningitidis causes bacterial meningitis and is therefore responsible for considerable morbidity and mortality in both… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The pathogenic bacterium Neisseria meningitidis is an important cause of septicemia and meningitis, especially in childhood. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The different sialic acid (serogroups B, C, Y, and W-135) and nonsialic acid (serogroup A) capsular polysaccharides expressed by… (More)
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