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*  NeMeSys: a biological resource for narrowing the gap between sequence and function in the human pathogen Neisseria meningitidis...
This holds true for Neisseria meningitidis, one of the most feared human bacterial pathogens that causes meningitis and ... Neisseria meningitidis (the meningococcus) possesses several features that make it a good candidate among human pathogens for ... NeMeSys: a biological resource for narrowing the gap between sequence and function in the human pathogen Neisseria meningitidis ... Comparative genomics of Neisseria meningitidis: core genome, islands of horizontal transfer and pathogen-specific genes. ...
  https://genomebiology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/gb-2009-10-10-r110
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
... factor MseR in the obligate human bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis. To unravel the complete ?(E) regulon in N. ... Neisseria meningitidis is a major cause of bacterial meningitis and sepsis worldwide. Lipopolysaccharide (LPS), a major ... In this study, we show that Hfq of the strictly human pathogen Neisseria meningitidis is involved in the regulation of ... Fine tuning expression of genes is a prerequisite for the strictly human pathogen Neisseria meningitidis to survive hostile ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize?author=Arie%20van%20der%20Ende%20
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
We initially focused our investigations on the bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis, a Gram-negative bacterium responsible ... Neisseria meningitidis is a human-specific pathogen with capacity to cause septic shock and meningitis. It has been ... During bacterial infections a sequence of interactions occur between the pathogen and its host. Bacterial adhesion to the host ... Infection, Issue 86, Disease Models, Bacteria, Bacterial Infections and Mycoses, Neisseria meningitidis, purpura, vascular ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/21124975/olfactory-nerve-novel-invasion-route-neisseria-meningitidis-to-reach
*  References :: Definitions and Notes - The World Factbook - Central Intelligence Agency
... one of the most important bacterial pathogens is Neisseria meningitidis because of its potential to cause epidemics; symptoms ... Typhoid fever - bacterial disease spread through contact with food or water contaminated by fecal matter or sewage; victims ... Leptospirosis - bacterial disease that affects animals and humans; infection occurs through contact with water, food, or soil ... Meningococcal meningitis - bacterial disease causing an inflammation of the lining of the brain and spinal cord; ...
  https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/docs/notesanddefs.html?fieldkey=2020&alphaletter=E&term=Elevation%20extremes
*  CD46 in meningococcal disease
The human-specific bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis is a major cause of sepsis and/or meningitis. The pili of N. ... The human-specific bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis is a major cause of sepsis and/or meningitis. The pili of N. ... article{db529046-558f-4630-b11b-07fc3b41b27b, abstract = {The human-specific bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis is a ... The pili of N. meningitidis interact with CD46, a human cell-surface protein involved in regulation of complement activation. ...
  https://lup.lub.lu.se/search/publication/1126309
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
We initially focused our investigations on the bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis, a Gram-negative bacterium responsible ... During bacterial infections a sequence of interactions occur between the pathogen and its host. Bacterial adhesion to the host ... Bacterial Competition, Killing Assay, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, E. coli, lacZ, CFU, bacterial screen, pathogens, assay ... These bacterial pathogens are engineered to express GFPuv protein and their green fluorescing colonies can be seen by naked eye ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/24265499/draft-genome-sequence-serratia-fonticola-lmg-7882t-isolated-from
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
We initially focused our investigations on the bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis, a Gram-negative bacterium responsible ... During bacterial infections a sequence of interactions occur between the pathogen and its host. Bacterial adhesion to the host ... Infection, Issue 86, Disease Models, Bacteria, Bacterial Infections and Mycoses, Neisseria meningitidis, purpura, vascular ... Neisseria meningitidis causes a severe, frequently fatal sepsis when it enters the human blood stream. Infection leads to ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/19787056/rhabdomyolysis-community-acquired-bacterial-sepsis-retrospective
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
We initially focused our investigations on the bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis, a Gram-negative bacterium responsible ... During bacterial infections a sequence of interactions occur between the pathogen and its host. Bacterial adhesion to the host ... Later in infection, pathogens occasionally access the blood circulation causing life-threatening illnesses such as septicemia, ... A defining feature of these infections is the ability of these pathogens to interact with endothelial cells in presence of ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/24223961/degs-rsep-homologous-proteases-are-involved-singlet-oxygen-dependent
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
We initially focused our investigations on the bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis, a Gram-negative bacterium responsible ... During bacterial infections a sequence of interactions occur between the pathogen and its host. Bacterial adhesion to the host ... Neisseria meningitidis diversifies rapidly, due to its high recombination rates. The aim of this study was to analyze the ... Neisseria meningitidis causes a severe, frequently fatal sepsis when it enters the human blood stream. Infection leads to ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/20041148/influence-two-vaccination-campaigns-on-genetic-diversity-invasive
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
We initially focused our investigations on the bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis, a Gram-negative bacterium responsible ... During bacterial infections a sequence of interactions occur between the pathogen and its host. Bacterial adhesion to the host ... The interactions of bacterial pathogens with host cells have been investigated extensively using in vitro cell culture methods ... Many intracellular bacterial pathogens use freshwater protozoans as a natural reservoir for proliferation in the environment. ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/20126460/identification-trkh-encoding-potassium-uptake-protein-required-for
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
We initially focused our investigations on the bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis, a Gram-negative bacterium responsible ... During bacterial infections a sequence of interactions occur between the pathogen and its host. Bacterial adhesion to the host ... The interactions of bacterial pathogens with host cells have been investigated extensively using in vitro cell culture methods ... We propose that use of the VDC model will allow new interpretations of the interactions between bacterial pathogens and host ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/23300923/catalases-promote-resistance-of-oxidative-stress-in-vibrio-cholerae
*  JoVE | Peer Reviewed Scientific Video Journal - Methods and Protocols
We initially focused our investigations on the bacterial pathogen Neisseria meningitidis, a Gram-negative bacterium responsible ... During bacterial infections a sequence of interactions occur between the pathogen and its host. Bacterial adhesion to the host ... The Opc protein of Neisseria meningitidis (Nm, meningococcus) is a surface-expressed integral outer membrane protein, which can ... Investigation of the interactions between animal host and bacterial pathogen is only meaningful if the infection model employed ...
  https://www.jove.com/visualize/abstract/20386697/a-proteomic-approach-for-the-diagnosis-of-bacterial-meningitis
*  Dr Christopher D.Bayliss - University of Leicester
... group with interested in understanding hypermutable DNA sequences in bacterial pathogens such as Neisseria meningitidis, ... Neisseria meningitidis. Neisseria meningitidis ('the meningococcus') is the major causative agent of bacterial meningitis. ... Neisseria Meningitidis. Meningococci are Gram -ve diplococci, which are usually found as commensals in the naso- and oropharynx ... PhD projects with Neisseria meningitidis will focus on the following areas:-. • Phase variation-mediated escape of specific ...
  https://www2.le.ac.uk/departments/genetics/people/bayliss
*  Aproach to a Case of Meningitis |authorSTREAM
BACTERIAL PATHOGENS BACTERIAL PATHOGENS : Pre School Children Hemophilus influenzae Neisseria meningitidis Streptococcus ... BACTERIAL PATHOGENS : Older Children and Adults Neisseria meningitidis (Meningococcus) Streptococcus pneumoniae Mycobacterium ... BACTERIAL PATHOGENS : Neonates E. Coli Proteus Group B Streptococci Listeria monocytogenes Enterococcus, Enterobacter, ... PROGNOSIS Even with appropriate antibiotics, mortality rate is significant 8% H.influenza, 15% Neisseria meningitidis, 25% ...
  http://www.authorstream.com/Presentation/mohankubendra-595382-aproach-to-case-of-meningitis/
*  Rational Design of a Meningococcal Antigen Inducing Broad Protective Immunity | Science Translational Medicine
For Neisseria meningitidis, the bacterial pathogen that causes meningitis, the amino acid sequence of the protective antigen ... Our goal was to generate a single antigen that would induce immunity against all known sequence variants of N. meningitidis. To ...
  http://stm.sciencemag.org/content/3/91/91ra62
*  Updated Recommendations for Use of Meningococcal Conjugate Vaccines --- Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP),...
... and Neisseria meningitidis is the primary bacterial pathogen affecting persons with late component complement (LCCD) or ... Microbiologists routinely working with Neisseria meningitidis and travelers to or residents of countries where meningococcal ... meningitidis. Moreover, the mortality rate is 40%--70% among these persons when they become infected with N. meningitidis. ... Annual incidence of meningococcal disease (serogroup C and serogroup Y), by age --- Active Bacterial Core surveillance (ABCs), ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6003a3.htm?s_cid=mm6003a3_w
*  Table of Contents - August 18, 2014, 33 (16) | The EMBO Journal
Type IV pili are long polymers located on the surface of a wide variety of bacterial cells, including the pathogen Neisseria ... PilV and PilX pilins of Neisseria meningitidis type IV pili regulate pili number rather than their composition, suggesting that ... PilV and PilX pilins of Neisseria meningitidis type IV pili regulate pili number rather than their composition, suggesting that ... The number of Neisseria meningitidis type IV pili determines host cell interaction ...
  http://emboj.embopress.org/content/33/16
*  Respiratory Diseases | Prospects.ac.uk
The work covers a range of bacterial pathogens including: Streptococcus pneumoniae, Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Neisseria ... meningitidis. We also study Pseudomonas aeruginosa and other pathogens important in Cystic Fibrosis. There is also research ... It encompasses studies of bacterial pathogenesis, bacterial behaviour during infections, host-pathogen interactions, animal ... The aims of the research are to host-pathogen interactions focusing on respiratory pathogens of human or veterinary importance ...
  https://www.prospects.ac.uk/universities/university-of-liverpool-3831/courses/respiratory-diseases-50706
*  Common Organisms by Patient Population in Bacterial Meningitis: Bacterial Pathogens and Risk/Predisposing Factors
Risk and/or Predisposing Factor Bacterial Pathogen Age 18-50 y Streptococcus pneumoniae, Neisseria meningitidis Age >50 y S ... pneumoniae, N meningitidis, Listeria monocytogenes, aerobic gram-negative bacilli Immunocompromised state S pneumoniae, N ... Bacterial Pathogens and Risk/Predisposing Factors. Table. Bacterial Pathogens and Risk or Predisposing Factors [1, 2] (Open ... Common Organisms by Patient Population in Bacterial Meningitis * Sections Common Organisms by Patient Population in Bacterial ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1953111-overview
*  C H O R I | Centers & Services
The bacterial pathogen, Neisseria meningitidis (also called the meningococcus), causes meningitis and sepsis, which are dreaded ... the investigation of pathogens encapsulated in polymers of sugars, called polysaccharides. "Studying how antibodies recognize ... insights garnered from these breakthrough studies are also being applied to investigations of protein-encapsulated pathogens ...
  http://www.chori.org/Centers/Immunobiology/Immuno_Basic.html
*  Student hospitalized with suspected bacterial meningitis - The Boston Globe
... has been hospitalized since late last week with a suspected case of bacterial meningitis, a potentially fatal disease that is ... Doctors think the student's illness was caused by the pathogen Neisseria meningitidis , Talbot said. ... She said bacterial meningitis is more rare than viral meningitis, which is spread through food, water and mosquitoes, but noted ... A high school student from Windham, N.H. has been hospitalized since late last week with a suspected case of bacterial ...
  https://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2013/02/04/windham-high-schooler-hospitalized-with-suspected-bacterial-meningitis/J4vXzrkMMxF6QAjJgbz93M/story.html
*  Tucson Officials Give Antibiotics After Meningitis Death | Infection Control Today
Meningitis can be spread by two different pathogens. The bacterial form, caused by Neisseria meningitidis, is also known as ... Both the bacterial and viral forms of meningitis cause the membrane surrounding the brain and spinal cord to swell. An ...
  http://www.infectioncontroltoday.com/antibiotics-antimicrobials/tucson-officials-give-antibiotics-after-meningitis-death
*  Barriers to Infection - TeachMePhysiology
The main pathogen responsible for bacterial infections is Neisseria meningitidis. The most common symptoms are:. *Fever ... The physiological barriers of the body are processes that occur in response to pathogens in order to remove them from the ... There are also a variety of innate antimicrobial molecules throughout the body which can aid in the destruction of pathogens:. ... The main biological barrier to pathogens is the normal flora found within the body. These are non-pathogenic microbes found ...
  http://teachmephysiology.com/immune-system/innate-immune-system/barriers-to-infection/
*  Neisseria meningitidis - Wikipedia
This is consistent with the more general idea that transformation benefits bacterial pathogens by facilitating repair of DNA ... "Neisseria meningitidis". NCBI Taxonomy Browser. 487.. *Type strain of Neisseria meningitidis at BacDive - the Bacterial ... "Neisseria meningitidis". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 24 October 2008.. *^ "Neisseria meningitidis". Brown ... Neisseria meningitidis. Albrecht & Ghon 1901 Neisseria meningitidis, often referred to as meningococcus, is a Gram-negative ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neisseria_meningitidis
*  diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis-hepatitis b-inactivated: Topics by WorldWideScience.org
Streptococcus pneumoniae followed as the second most commonly isolated bacterial pathogen. Neisseria meningitidis was isolated ... but were not attributable to any particular bacterial pathogen. In our hospital, acute bacterial meningitis remains a severe ... Neisseria meningitidis is associated with high mortality and morbidity in infants and children worldwide. This phase 3 study ( ... In the absence of an effective vaccine, serogroup B Neisseria meningitidis (MenB) remains a major cause of invasive disease in ...
  https://worldwidescience.org/topicpages/d/diphtheria-tetanus-acellular+pertussis-hepatitis+b-inactivated.html