Affiliation: Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research
- Simple sequence repeats and genome plasticity in Streptococcus agalactiaeRobert Janulczyk
Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Via Fiorentina 1, 53100 Siena, Italy
J Bacteriol 192:3990-4000. 2010..The data suggest that SSRs contributes to genome plasticity in S. agalactiae but that the bet-hedging strategy is different from Gram-negative organisms...
- Targeted amino acid substitutions impair streptolysin O toxicity and group A Streptococcus virulenceEmiliano Chiarot
Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Siena, Italy
MBio 4:e00387-12. 2013..We conclude that protection occurs by antibody-mediated neutralization of active toxin...
- Streptococcus pyogenes SpyCEP influences host-pathogen interactions during infection in a murine air pouch modelNico Chiappini
Research Centre, Novartis Vaccines and Diagnostics, Siena, Italy
PLoS ONE 7:e40411. 2012..The animal model we employed shows promise for broad application in the study of bacterial pathogenesis...