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*  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
*  Neisseria meningitidis bacteria - Stock Image B220/0542 - Science Photo Library
... spherical bacteria which cause meningitis in humans. The bacteria are typically seen in pairs, each one concave on the side ... False-colour transmission electron micrograph of Neisseria meningitidis, ... Caption: False-colour transmission electron micrograph of Neisseria meningitidis, spherical bacteria which cause meningitis in ... Keywords: bacteria, bacteria causing, bacterial, bacteriology, bacterium, betaproteobacteria, cause of, cerebrospinal ...
  http://www.sciencephoto.com/media/11171/view/neisseria-meningitidis-bacteria
*  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
*  Live-cell Imaging of Neisseria meningitidis Microcolony ...
... the human restricted pathogen Neisseria meningitidis follows a multistep adhesion cascade. First, the bacteria adhere to host ... Several hours later, single bacteria start dispersing from the microcolonies and form a monolayer on top of the host cells. ... meningitidis from microcolonies. Here, we describe a host-cell free method based on live-cell imaging to examine the effect of ... obligate human bacterium Neisseria meningitidis. Vaccine 27 Suppl 2: B71-77.. * Trivedi, K., Tang, C. M. and Exley, R. M. (2011 ...
  https://bio-protocol.org/cn/e2695
*  Eubacteria ISU by julia m on Prezi
Neisseria meningitidis The bacteria that causes meningitis.. gram-negative diplococcus. Is spread threw saliava and air ... Although some bacteria causes harm, we have found so many uses for others. In my opinion bacteria seems to be one of the most ... Some bacteria takes the DNA from dead cells that is in their environment and transfers it over the bacteria membrane, into the ... Bacteria has many uses that are beneficial. Bacteria is used for cooking, for making things like yogurt, vinegar and cheese. It ...
  https://prezi.com/gaqi_k92vicb/eubacteria-isu/
*  Sessin2 Flashcards by Alaa Husain | Brainscape
neisseria meningitidis is what type of bacteria? how does it cause toxicity? what disease does it cause? how is it spread and ... Negative bacteria (although Gram positive bacteria can also cause sepsis in some situations). ... endotoxin means its part of the bacteria structure "ENDO"=w/in. part of LPS, it is highly toxic and can trigger an inflammatory ... gram-negative, microaerophilic bacterium found usually in the stomach, causes stomach ulcer & stomach cancer, it can survive in ...
  https://www.brainscape.com/flashcards/sessin2-5723320/packs/8689025
*  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
*  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
*  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
*  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
*  Meningococcal Vaccine Safety Vaccines | Vaccine Safety | CDC
There are three vaccines to protect against Neisseria meningitidis bacteria types A, C, W, and Y:. *Menomune [PDF - 347 KB]: ... There are two vaccines to protect against Neisseria meningitidis bacteria type B:. *Trumenba [PDF - 253 KB]: FDA approved this ... Meningococcal disease can refer to any illness that is caused by the type of bacteria called Neisseria meningitidis, also known ... There is one vaccine to protect against Neisseria meningitidis bacteria types C and Y intended specifically for infants and ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/vaccinesafety/vaccines/meningococcal-vaccine.html
*  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 - Wikipedia
Meningococcal disease describes infections caused by the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis (also termed meningococcus). It has a ... The N. meningitidis bacterium is surrounded by a slimy outer coat that contains disease-causing endotoxin. While many bacteria ... Neisseria meningitidis colonises a substantial proportion of the general population harmlessly, but in a very small percentage ... Al'Aldeen AA, Cartwright KA; Cartwright (November 1996). "Neisseria meningitidis: vaccines and vaccine candidates". J. Infect. ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Meningococcemia
*  Misdiagnosis Of Meningitis Claims - Stephensons Solicitors LLP
Neisseria meningitidis bacteria.. These are commonly known as meningococcal bacteria and more commonly affect teenagers and ... Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria.. These are commonly referred to as pneumococcal bacteria and more commonly affect babies and ... Although vaccinations have gone a long way in helping to reduce the amount of bacteria that have been known to cause meningitis ... Meningitis is usually caused due to an infection of viruses, bacteria, fungi or parasites which eventually affects the brain ...
  https://www.stephensons.co.uk/site/individuals/srvmedical/medical_misdiagnosis_claims/meningitis_misdiagnosis_claims/
*  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
*  Meningococcal Infections in Children - AHealthyMe - Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
The infections are caused by bacteria called Neisseria meningitidis. The bacteria are spread through close contact with an ... The fluid is checked for bacteria.. *Blood tests. Blood may be checked for the bacteria. Other blood tests may be done to look ... Most people who get the bacteria and carry them in their nose and throat never get symptoms. In rare cases, the bacteria grow ... The CDC advises the following people be treated if exposed to the bacteria:. *Other members of the household, especially young ...
  http://www.ahealthyme.com/Library/DiseasesConditions/Pediatric/90,P02529
*  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
*  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