Streptococcus mitis

Known as: Streptococcus mitior, mitis streptococcus 
A mesophilic, alpha-hemolytic species of Streptococcus that is a normal constituent of human mouth flora but that can cause endocarditis.
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2010
2010
Streptococcus mitis is the closest relative of the major human pathogen S. pneumoniae. The 2,15 Mb sequence of the Streptococcus… (More)
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2008
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2008
Streptococcus pneumoniae is a member of the Mitis group of streptococci which, according to 16S rRNA-sequence based phylogenetic… (More)
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2006
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2006
The purpose of this study was to investigate the antimicrobial effect of a Punica granatum Linn (pomegranate) phytotherapeutic… (More)
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2001
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2001
Streptococcus pneumoniae remains a major causative agent of serious human diseases. The worldwide increase of antibiotic… (More)
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2001
2001
The direct binding of bacteria to platelets is a postulated major interaction in the pathogenesis of infective endocarditis. To… (More)
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2000
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2000
The oral streptococcal group (mitis phylogenetic group) currently consists of nine recognized species, although the group has… (More)
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1999
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1999
The usefulness and reliability of partial sequence analysis of the manganese-dependent superoxide dismutase gene (sodA… (More)
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1998
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1998
Penicillin-resistant isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae generally contain mosaic genes encoding the low-affinity penicillin… (More)
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1995
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1995
We determined the 16S rRNA sequences of the type strains of Streptococcus mitis and Streptococcus gordonii and calculated the… (More)
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1993
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1993
Penicillin-resistant strains of Streptococcus pneumoniae possess forms of penicillin-binding proteins (PBPs) that have a low… (More)
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