Neisseria

Known as: Gonococcus 
A genus of gram-negative, aerobic, coccoid bacteria whose organisms are part of the normal flora of the oropharynx, nasopharynx, and genitourinary… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
RATIONALE Results from 16S rDNA-encoding gene sequence-based, culture-independent techniques have led to conflicting conclusions… (More)
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2012
2012
Neisseria are obligate human pathogens causing bacterial meningitis, septicaemia and gonorrhoea. Neisseria require iron for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Gene duplication followed by neo- or sub-functionalization deeply impacts the evolution of protein families and is regarded as… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Commensal bacteria comprise a large part of the microbial world, playing important roles in human development, health and disease… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Most studies examining the commensal human oral microbiome are focused on disease or are limited in methodology. In order to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
In many prokaryotes, transcription of DNA to RNA is terminated by a thymine-rich stretch of DNA following a hairpin loop… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We report the complete 36,717 bp genome sequence of bacteriophage Mu and provide an analysis of the sequence, both with regard to… (More)
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Pathogenic neisseriae have a repertoire of high-affinity iron uptake systems to facilitate acquisition of this essential element… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND AND METHODS To define better the bacteria responsible for infections of dog and cat bites, we conducted a prospective… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
In Escherichia coli, membrane-spanning amphipathic beta-sheet structures are characteristic of many outer membrane proteins. By… (More)
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