Microbiology (Theses and Dissertations)
Studies of Streptococcus pneumoniae colonisation : role of capsule and induction of protective immunity (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Microbiology, 2010)Streptococcus pneumoniae (the pneumococcus) is a major human pathogen responsible for an estimated 1.6 million deaths each year, most of which are of young children in the developing world. Current pneumococcal vaccines ...
(Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Microbiology, 2002)Streptococcus agalactiae (Group B Streptococci) are Gram-positive encapsulated cocci distinguished from other streptococci by their narrower zones of P-haemolysis. Group B Streptococci (GBS) was first described as an ...