Meningococcal disease

Meningococcal disease is caused by the bacterium Neisseria meningitidis and often manifests as meningitis or septicemia. The serogroups A, B, C, Y, and W135 are responsible for most cases. Find the latest research on meningococcal disease here.

January 16, 2021

Effect of provider recommendation style on the length of adolescent vaccine discussions

Vaccine
Anny T H R FentonRebecca B Perkins
January 19, 2021

Epstein-Barr Virus-induced Meningitis-Retention Syndrome

European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine
Morika SuzukiTakashi Watari
January 13, 2021
Preprint
Open Access

Increased mortality associated with uncontrolled diabetes mellitus in patients with Pulmonary Cryptococcosis- a single U.S. cohort study

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
S. ArchuletaAndres F. Henao-Martinez
January 19, 2021

The need for hair removal in paediatric brain tumour surgery?

British Journal of Neurosurgery
Alexandra RichardsPaul Leach
January 13, 2021

Cerebral venous thrombosis in pneumococcal meningitis: An autopsy study

Clinical Neuropathology
Shahrzad S DeliranDiederik van de Beek
January 16, 2021
Open Access

Complete Genome Sequences of Streptococcus suis Pig-Pathogenic Strains 10, 13-00283-02, and 16085/3b

Microbiology Resource Announcements
Boyke BunkStephan Michalik
January 15, 2021

In Brief: New meningococcal serogroup B vaccination recommendations

The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics
January 15, 2021

Role of perivascular and meningeal macrophages in outcome following experimental subarachnoid hemorrhage

Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism : Official Journal of the International Society of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism
Hoyee WanR Loch Macdonald
January 21, 2021

Modulation of Human Beta-Defensin 2 Expression by Pathogenic Neisseria meningitidis and Commensal Lactobacilli

Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy
Gabriela M WassingAnn-Beth Jonsson
January 19, 2021

Neisseria meningitidis IgA1-specific serine protease exhibits novel cleavage activity against IgG3

Virulence
Christian SpoerryEdmund Loh
January 20, 2021

CC17 Group B Streptococcus exploits integrins for neonatal meningitis development

The Journal of Clinical Investigation
Romain Deshayes de CambronneJulie Guignot
January 17, 2021
Open Access

Molecular Epidemiology of Enterovirus in Children with Central Nervous System Infections

Viruses
Lamprini PosnakoglouAthanasios Michos
January 12, 2021
Open Access

The Use of Daptomycin in the Treatment of Persistent Coagulase-Negative Staphylococcal Sepsis in Premature Infants: A Case Series

The Journal of Pediatric Pharmacology and Therapeutics : JPPT : the Official Journal of PPAG
Suzan S AsfourMountasser M Al-Mouqdad

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