- Comparative analysis of emm type pattern of Group A Streptococcus throat and skin isolates from India and their association with closely related SIC, a streptococcal virulence factorVivek Sagar
Department of Experimental Medicine and Biotechnology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research PGIMER, Chandigarh, India
BMC Microbiol 8:150. 2008..Additionally, the association of these isolates with closely related sic (crs), a multifunctional compliment binding virulence factor, was also explored...
- DRS is far less divergent than streptococcal inhibitor of complement of group A streptococcusVivek Sagar
Department of Experimental Medicine and Biotechnology, PGIMER, Chandigarh, 160012 India
J Bacteriol 189:2933-5. 2007..Molecular characterization showed that the drs gene sequence is highly conserved, unlike the sic gene sequence. However, the variation in gene size observed was due to the presence of extra internal repeat sequences...