Last Posted: Mar 18, 2019
Genome Sequencing and Interrogation of Genome Databases: A Guide to Neisseria meningitidis Genomics.
Bratcher Holly B et al. Methods in molecular biology (Clifton, N.J.) 2019 51-82
Phylogenetic relationships and regional spread of meningococcal strains in the meningitis belt, 2011-2016.
Topaz Nadav et al. EBioMedicine 2019 Mar
Whole genome sequencing reveals Trans-European spread of an epidemic Neisseria meningitidis serogroup W clone.
Taha Muhamed-Kheir et al. Clinical microbiology and infection : the official publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases 2019 Jan
Orogenital Transmission of Neisseria meningitidis Causing Acute Urethritis in Men Who Have Sex with Men.
Jannic Arnaud et al. Emerging infectious diseases 2019 Jan (1) 175-176
Tracking a serial killer: Integrating phylogenetic relationships, epidemiology, and geography for two invasive meningococcal disease outbreaks.
Ezeoke Ifeoma et al. PloS one 2018 (11) e0202615
Heteroresistance to the model antimicrobial peptide polymyxin B in the emerging Neisseria meningitidis linage11.2 urethritis clade: mutations in the pilMNOPQ operon.
Tzeng Yih-Ling et al. Molecular microbiology 2018 Oct
Outbreak of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup C outside the meningitis belt-Liberia, 2017: an epidemiological and laboratory investigation.
Bozio Catherine H et al. The Lancet. Infectious diseases 2018 Oct
A genomic view of experimental intraspecies and interspecies transformation of a rifampicin-resistance allele into Neisseria meningitidis.
Alfsnes Kristian et al. Microbial genomics 2018 Sep
Emergence of Localized Serogroup W Meningococcal Disease in the United States - Georgia, 2006-2016.
Moore Ashley E et al. MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report 2018 Aug (32) 894-897
BMScan: using whole genome similarity to rapidly and accurately identify bacterial meningitis causing species.
Topaz Nadav et al. BMC infectious diseases 2018 Aug (1) 405
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