Streptococcus viridans

Known as: Viridans Streptococci, Viridans Group Streptococci, VGS 
A non-taxonomic grouping of Streptococcal bacteria that are either alpha-hemolytic, producing a green coloration on blood agar plates, or… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Nosocomial bloodstream infections (BSIs) are important causes of morbidity and mortality in the United States… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We have identified an unusual group of viridans group streptococci that resemble Streptococcus pneumoniae. DNA-DNA homology… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Limited data exist on recent demographic and microbiological changes in infective endocarditis (IE) and the impact of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Viridans streptococci, which include Streptococcus gordonii, are pioneer oral bacteria that initiate dental plaque formation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Nosocomial bloodstream infections are important causes of morbidity and mortality. In this study, concurrent surveillance for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Three hundred fifty-two blood culture isolates of viridans group streptococci obtained from 43 U.S. medical centers during 1993… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
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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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Group B streptococci (GBS) cause sepsis and meningitis in neonates and serious infections in adults with underlying chronic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The oral streptococci have undergone considerable taxonomic revision in recent years but there is still little information… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
1. Single-neuron activity was recorded from the prefrontal cortex of monkeys performing saccadic eye movements in oculomotor… (More)
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