*  NeMeSys: a biological resource for narrowing the gap between sequence and function in the human pathogen Neisseria meningitidis...
... mobile elements in the Neisseria species and evidence that these are involved in horizontal gene transfer in other bacteria. ... Neisseria species colonizing the human nasopharynx ( N. meningitidis and N. lactamica ), but not N. gonorrhoeae , which ... Pelicic V, Morelle S, Lampe D, Nassif X: Mutagenesis of Neisseria meningitidis by in vitro transposition of Himar1 mariner. J ... Neisseria meningitidis (the meningococcus) possesses several features that make it a good candidate among human pathogens for ...
  https://genomebiology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/gb-2009-10-10-r110
*  About meningococcal meningitis - Daily Press
Causes, incidence, and risk factors: Meningococcal meningitis is caused by the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis (also known as ... Causes, incidence, and risk factors: Meningococcal meningitis is caused by the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis (also known as ...
  http://www.dailypress.com/news/dp-now-aboutmeningitis-story.html
*  DailyMed - BEXSERO- neisseria meningitidis serogroup b nhba fusion protein antigen, neisseria meningitidis serogroup b fhbp...
NHBA, NadA, fHbp, and PorA are proteins found on the surface of meningococci and contribute to the ability of the bacterium to ... Label: BEXSERO- neisseria meningitidis serogroup b nhba fusion protein antigen, neisseria meningitidis serogroup b fhbp fusion ... neisseria meningitidis serogroup b nhba fusion protein antigen, neisseria meningitidis serogroup b fhbp fusion protein antigen ... NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS SEROGROUP B NHBA FUSION PROTEIN ANTIGEN (UNII: 28E911Y7AE) (NEISSERIA MENINGITIDIS SEROGROUP B NHBA ...
  https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=f70cf2fc-6e6d-4a74-9f7a-db8fec072fd7
*  Neisseria meningitidis - Wikipedia
Neisseria meningitidis, often referred to as meningococcus, is a Gram-negative bacterium that can cause meningitis and other ... "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 ... obligate human bacterium Neisseria meningitidis". Vaccine. 27 (Suppl 2): B71-7. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.04.070. PMC 2712446 ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neisseria_meningitidis
*  British Library EThOS: Synthesis of fragments of the capsular polysaccharide of Neisseria meningitidis (serogroup A) suitable...
One of the causative agents of meningitis is the gram-negative bacteria Neisseria meningitidis. In the region known as the ... Synthesis of fragments of the capsular polysaccharide of Neisseria meningitidis (serogroup A) suitable for bioconjugation ... An important virulence factor of this bacterium is the presence of a capsular polysaccharide (CPS) and apart from being an ... African meningitis belt, N. meningitidis serotype A is endemic in the population and is also known to cause large scale ...
  http://ethos.bl.uk/OrderDetails.do?uin=uk.bl.ethos.642912
*  An Evaluation of the Role of Properdin in Alternative Pathway Activation on Neisseria meningitidis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae |...
Biology and pathogenesis of the evolutionarily successful, obligate human bacterium Neisseria meningitidis. Vaccine 27(Suppl 2 ... An Evaluation of the Role of Properdin in Alternative Pathway Activation on Neisseria meningitidis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae. ... An Evaluation of the Role of Properdin in Alternative Pathway Activation on Neisseria meningitidis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae ... An Evaluation of the Role of Properdin in Alternative Pathway Activation on Neisseria meningitidis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae ...
  http://www.jimmunol.org/content/185/1/507.long
*  Meningococcal Disease Spinal Meningitis, Meningococcemia, Neisseria Meningitidis) - Health Topics - Southern Nevada Health...
Neisseria Meningitidis) - Health Topics - Southern Nevada Health District ... Meningococcal disease is a bacterial infection caused by the bacterium, Neisseria meningitidis. ... A person can spread the disease as long as the bacteria are present in the nose or throat. After treatment, the bacteria ... Many people carry the bacteria in their nose and throat without signs of illness; however, they may spread the disease to ...
  http://www.southernnevadahealthdistrict.org/health-topics/meningococcal.php
*  Meningitis bacteria, illustration - Stock Image F017/2512 - Science Photo Library
Neisseria meningitidis), computer illustration. N. meningitidis are gram-negative diplococci (spherical bacteria arranged in ... The surface of bacteria are covered with pilli which take part in attachment of bacteria to cells and surfaces. - Stock Image ... meningitis bacteria, meningococcal, meningococcus, microbiology, microscopic, n meningitidis, neisseria, neisseria meningitidis ... Caption: Meningitis bacteria (Neisseria meningitidis), computer illustration. N. meningitidis are gram-negative diplococci ( ...
  http://www.sciencephoto.com/media/802618/view
*  Meningitis bacteria - Stock Image B220/1304 - Science Photo Library
Neisseria meningitidis), light micrograph. Meningitis is the inflammation of the brain membranes. It can be caused by several ... bacteria. Typical meningitis symptoms are a severe headache and stiff neck, followed by delirium and coma. Without antibiotic ... Caption: Meningitis bacteria (Neisseria meningitidis), light micrograph. Meningitis is the inflammation of the brain membranes ... Keywords: bacteria, bacterial, bacteriology, bacterium, betaproteobacteria, biological, biology, disease, gram stain, ...
  http://www.sciencephoto.com/media/11867/view
*  disease | Definition, Types, & Control | Britannica.com
Neisseria meningitidis; meningococcal meningitisNeisseria meningitidis bacteria, the cause of meningococcal meningitis.. Dr. ... Still other bacteria, such as the glanders bacillus (Burkholderia mallei) and the gonococci, meningococci, and pneumococci, are ... Most pathogenic bacteria are obligate parasites; that is, they are found only in association with their hosts. Some, such as ... Yersinia pestisA microscopic image shows Yersinia pestis, the bacterium that causes plague.. © Photodisc/Thinkstock. ...
  https://www.britannica.com/science/disease
*  Meningococcal Infections | Health, Seniors and Active Living | Province of Manitoba
Meningococcal infections are caused by a bacterium called Neisseria meningitidis. Some people may carry the germ in their nose ... Meningococcal infections are caused by bacterium called Neisseria Meningitidis. This germ is often spread to others through ... The most common form of meningococcal infection is the carrier state, when a person has the bacteria on the lining of the nose ... Meningococcal infection caused by some bacteria can be prevented through immunization. Manitoba has a provincial immunization ...
  http://www.gov.mb.ca/health/publichealth/diseases/meningococcus.html
*  Quantification of Neisseria meningitidis Adherence to Human ...
Since N. meningitidis niche is restricted to humans the availability of relevant animal models to study host-pathogen ... Here, we describe a standard protocol to quantify the adherence of N. meningitidis to epithelial pharyngeal FaDu cells. Colony ... Upon tight interaction with the mucosal epithelium, N. meningitidis may cross the epithelial cellular barrier, reach the ... Therefore, most findings that involve N. meningitidis colonization derive from studies using cultured human cell lines. Human ...
  https://bio-protocol.org/e2709
*  Meningococcemia: Get the Facts on Treatment
... bloodstream infection cause by the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis.. *N. meningitidis is a contagious bacterium and is spread ... Meningococcemia is a bacterial infection of the blood due to Neisseria meningitidis. This bacterium is most famous for causing ... The bacteria grow in one to two days in most cases, and biochemical methods are used to identify them as N. meningitidis. ... However, N. meningitidis is concerning because it is more contagious than these other bacteria and causes very serious disease ...
  https://www.medicinenet.com/meningococcemia/article.htm
*  Meningococcemia | Health Encyclopedia | FloridaHealthFinder.gov
Meningococcemia is caused by bacteria called Neisseria meningitidis. The bacteria often live in a person's upper respiratory ... Neisseria meningitidis. In: Bennett JE, Dolin R, Blaser MJ, eds. Mandell, Douglas, and Bennett's Principles and Practice of ...
  http://www.floridahealthfinder.gov/healthencyclopedia/Health%20Illustrated%20Encyclopedia/1/001349.aspx
*  Comparison of Meningococcal Disease Surveillance Systems - United States, 2005-2008
Meningococcal disease is a nationally notifiable disease caused by the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis. Rates of the disease ... Neisseria meningitidis cultured from normally sterile anatomic site. N. meningitidis cultured from normally sterile anatomic ... Changes in Neisseria meningitidis disease epidemiology in the United States, 1998-2007: implications for prevention of ... Of the three ABCs states that use PCR routinely for the diagnosis of Neisseria meningitidis infection, approximately 8% of ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm6117a3.htm
*  Meningococcal disease (including meningitis) | Ministry of Health NZ
Meningococcal bacteria. Meningococcal disease is caused by the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis. There are several different ... Meningococcal bacteria are difficult to catch as they don't live for very long outside of the body. They pass from one person ... Up to 15% of people carry the bacteria that cause meningococcal disease in their nose and throat without being sick. In some ... Meningococcal disease bacteria can be spread from person-to-person through secretions and respiratory droplets. ...
  https://www.health.govt.nz/your-health/conditions-and-treatments/diseases-and-illnesses/meningococcal-disease-including-meningitis?qt-moh_topic_sheet_tabs=3
*  Spinal Meningitis (Neisseria Meningitidis) | SCDHEC
The Neisseria meningitidis bacterium is usually spread through close, personal or prolonged contact with respiratory or oral ... Spinal Meningitis (Neisseria Meningitidis). What is Neisseria Meningitis? Neisseria Meningitis is a bacterial infection of the ... Listeria and Neisseria meningitidis . Children younger than 5 years are at greatest risk, followed by teenagers of high school ... How is Neisseria Meningitis treated? It can be treated with antibiotics. It is very important that the disease be diagnosed ...
  https://www.scdhec.gov/health/diseases-conditions/infectious-diseases/bacterial-diseases/spinal-meningitis-neisseria
*  Appendix A - Terms and Definitions
Neisseria meningitidis bacteria which can cause meningitis, pneumonia, or blood infections.. ORAL. Having to do with the mouth. ... ANTIBIOTIC-RESISTANT BACTERIA. Bacteria that have mutated (or changed) so that antibiotics that are meant to kill them are no ... BACTERIA. Germs that can cause a variety of infections and can also survive in and out of the body. They are much larger than ... When bacteria are present on or in the body without causing illness (e.g., Staphylococcus aureus or Streptococcus pneumoniae). ...
  https://www.washoecounty.us/health/programs-and-services/communicable-diseases-and-epidemiology/educational_materials/infectious-diseases-manual/terms-and-definitions.php
*  Singh RS[au] - PubMed - NCBI
Epitope imprinting of iron binding protein of Neisseria meningitidis bacteria through multiple monomers imprinting approach. ...
  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?cmd=search&term=Singh+RS%5Bau%5D&dispmax=50
*  4th student contracts meningitis at UC Santa Barbara | Fox News
This micrograph depicts the presence of aerobic Gram-negative Neisseria meningitidis diplococcal bacteria (CDC.gov) ...
  http://www.foxnews.com/health/2013/12/03/4th-student-contracts-meningitis-at-uc-santa-barbara.html
*  Third Santa Clara University student tests positive for a meningococcal infection - LA Times
Two other undergraduate students tested positive earlier this week for infection by the bacteria Neisseria... ... Two other undergraduate students tested positive earlier this week for infection by the bacteria Neisseria meningitidis. ... died of meningitis from a strain of bacteria that was not disclosed. The Health Department notified Argosy, a network of 28 for ...
  http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-ln-third-santa-clara-student-meningococcal-20160205-story.html
*  News archive MTC | Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology | Karolinska Institutet
The bacterium Neisseria meningitidis is normally content to remain in the nose. But.... Bacteria ... She is granted SEK 15 million to find out how new strains of Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria form and become resistant to ...
  https://ki.se/en/mtc/news-archive-mtc
*  Oklahoma State Department of Health - CDD Meningococcal Infection Page
Meningococcal disease is a potentially severe or fatal disease caused by the bacteria Neisseria meningitidis. Fortunately, the ... Neisseria meningitidis can be passed from person to person by direct contact with nose and throat secretions through coughing, ... A vaccine is available that prevents infection from four of the five primary serogroups of Neisseria meningitidis, and is ... If you become infected, this means that you carry the bacteria in your nose or throat. At any one time, approximately 10% to 15 ...
  https://www.ok.gov/health/Disease,_Prevention,_Preparedness/Acute_Disease_Service/Disease_Information/CDD_Meningococcal_Infection_Page.html
*  PVALB Gene - GeneCards | PRVA Protein | PRVA Antibody
beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis). *bread mold (Neurospora crassa). *Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans). * ... Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae). *fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe). *fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster) ...
  http://www.genecards.org/cgi-bin/carddisp.pl?gene=PVALB&simap=5&rf=/home/genecards/current/website/carddisp.pl
*  GSC Gene - GeneCards | GSC Protein | GSC Antibody
beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis). *bread mold (Neurospora crassa). *Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans). * ... Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae). *fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe). *green algae (Chlamydomonas ...
  http://www.genecards.org/cgi-bin/carddisp.pl?gene=GSC&phen=17&rf=/home/genecards/current/website/carddisp.pl