- High rates of recombination in otitis media isolates of non-typeable Haemophilus influenzaeAlison J Cody
Molecular Infectious Diseases Group, Department of Paediatrics, Weatherall Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 9DS, UK
Infect Genet Evol 3:57-66. 2003..These findings provide a population based foundation for a better understanding of the role of NTHi LPS as a virulence factor and its potential as a candidate vaccine...
- Characterization of encapsulated and noncapsulated Haemophilus influenzae and determination of phylogenetic relationships by multilocus sequence typingEmma Meats
Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, London W2 1PG, United Kingdom
J Clin Microbiol 41:1623-36. 2003..The H. influenzae MLST scheme is available at www.mlst.net, it allows any isolate to be compared with those in the MLST database, and (for encapsulated isolates) it assigns isolates to their phylogenetic lineage, via the Internet...
- Extended sequence typing of Campylobacter spp., United KingdomKate E Dingle
John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
Emerg Infect Dis 14:1620-2. 2008..975 to 0.992 among 620 clinical isolates from Oxfordshire, United Kingdom. This enhanced typing scheme enabled identification of clusters and retained data required for long-range epidemiologic comparisons of isolates...