Affiliation: University of Vienna
- Toxin-gene profile heterogeneity among endemic invasive European group A streptococcal isolatesFranz-Josef Schmitz
Eijkman Winkler Institute for Medical Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Inflammation, University Hospital Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
J Infect Dis 188:1578-86. 2003..This could indicate that M proteins function, directly or indirectly, as barriers for horizontal gene exchange...
- Functional analysis of the group A streptococcal luxS/AI-2 system in metabolism, adaptation to stress and interaction with host cellsMaria Siller
University of Vienna, Department of Microbiology and Immunobiology, 1030 Vienna, Austria
BMC Microbiol 8:188. 2008....
- Novel cassette-based shuttle vector system for gram-positive bacteriaEmmanuelle Charpentier
Molecular Pathogenesis Program, Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, NYU Medical Center, New York, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 70:6076-85. 2004..Questions about gene dosage, complementation, and cis-trans effects can now be conveniently addressed, so that this system constitutes an effective tool for studying gene regulation of staphylococci in various ecosystems...