Neisseria meningitidis Strains Isolated from Invasive Infections in France (1999--2002): Phenotypes and Antibiotic Susceptibility Patterns

Antignac, Aude; Ducos-Galand, Magaly; Guiyoule, Annie; Pirés, René; Alonso, Jean-Michael; Taha, Muhamed-Kheir
October 2003
Clinical Infectious Diseases;10/1/2003, Vol. 37 Issue 7, p912
Academic Journal
Examines the total number of clinical isolates of Neisseria meningitidis strains from invasive infections in France. Reduction of the susceptibility to penicillin G; Characteristics of antibiotic-resistant invasive meningococcal isolates; Molecular analysis of penA gene polymorphism.


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