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Streptococcus pneumoniae

Known as: streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria, Pneumococcus, Diplococcus pneumoniae 
A gram-positive organism found in the upper respiratory tract, inflammatory exudates, and various body fluids of normal and/or diseased humans and… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Summary Background Lower respiratory infections are a leading cause of morbidity and mortality around the world. The Global… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Streptococcus pneumoniae has a complex relationship with its obligate human host. On the one hand, the pneumococci are highly… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
This review aims to elucidate the different mechanisms of blood brain barrier (BBB) disruption that may occur due to invasion by… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Five of seven serotypes in the pneumococcal conjugate vaccine, introduced for infants in the United States in 2000… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Streptococcus pneumoniae is an important pathogen causing invasive diseases such as sepsis, meningitis, and pneumonia. The burden… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Streptococcus pneumoniae (the pneumococcus) is carried in the nasopharynx of healthy individuals, but can spread to other host… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The 2,160,837–base pair genome sequence of an isolate of Streptococcus pneumoniae, a Gram-positive pathogen that causes pneumonia… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Streptococcus pneumoniae is among the most significant causes of bacterial disease in humans. Here we report the 2,038,615-bp… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The population biology of Streptococcus pneumoniae is poorly understood. Most of the important issues could be addressed by the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
THE Gram-positive bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae is a major cause of pneumonia, sepsis and meningitis1. Although the invasive… Expand
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