L M Sihvonen

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  1. pmc Clinical isolates of Yersinia enterocolitica biotype 1A represent two phylogenetic lineages with differing pathogenicity-related properties
    Leila M Sihvonen
    Bacteriology Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Microbiol 12:208. 2012
  2. pmc Symptoms and sources of Yersinia enterocolitica-infection: a case-control study
    Elisa Huovinen
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Infect Dis 10:122. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Yersinia enterocolitica and Y. enterocolitica-like species in clinical stool specimens of humans: identification and prevalence of bio/serotypes in Finland
    L M Sihvonen
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, P O Box 30, FI 00271, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:757-65. 2009
  4. doi request reprint The ail gene is present in some Yersinia enterocolitica biotype 1A strains
    Leila M Sihvonen
    Bacteriology Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki, Finland
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 8:455-7. 2011
  5. pmc Multilocus variable-number tandem-repeat analysis, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis, and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in discrimination of sporadic and outbreak-related strains of Yersinia enterocolitica
    Leila M Sihvonen
    Department of Infectious Disease Surveillance and Control, Bacteriology Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki, FI 00271, Finland
    BMC Microbiol 11:42. 2011

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  1. pmc Clinical isolates of Yersinia enterocolitica biotype 1A represent two phylogenetic lineages with differing pathogenicity-related properties
    Leila M Sihvonen
    Bacteriology Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Microbiol 12:208. 2012
    ..enterocolitica BT 1A isolates in order to evaluate their relatedness and pathogenic potential...
  2. pmc Symptoms and sources of Yersinia enterocolitica-infection: a case-control study
    Elisa Huovinen
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, Helsinki, Finland
    BMC Infect Dis 10:122. 2010
    ..Also YE-like species, which can sometimes be misidentified as YE, are considered nonvirulent...
  3. doi request reprint Yersinia enterocolitica and Y. enterocolitica-like species in clinical stool specimens of humans: identification and prevalence of bio/serotypes in Finland
    L M Sihvonen
    National Institute for Health and Welfare, P O Box 30, FI 00271, Helsinki, Finland
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 28:757-65. 2009
    ....
  4. doi request reprint The ail gene is present in some Yersinia enterocolitica biotype 1A strains
    Leila M Sihvonen
    Bacteriology Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki, Finland
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 8:455-7. 2011
    ..The finding suggests that ail-based detection methods for Y. enterocolitica alone are insufficient to detect real pathogenic strains...
  5. pmc Multilocus variable-number tandem-repeat analysis, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis, and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in discrimination of sporadic and outbreak-related strains of Yersinia enterocolitica
    Leila M Sihvonen
    Department of Infectious Disease Surveillance and Control, Bacteriology Unit, National Institute for Health and Welfare THL, Helsinki, FI 00271, Finland
    BMC Microbiol 11:42. 2011
    ..MLVA using six VNTR markers was performed in two separate multiplex PCRs, and the fluorescently labeled PCR products were accurately sized on an automated DNA sequencer...