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The Contribution of Genetic Variation of Streptococcus Pneumoniae to the Clinical Manifestation of Invasive Pneumococcal Disease.Cremers, Amelieke J H; Mobegi, Fredrick M; van der Gaast-de Jongh, Christa; van Weert, Michelle; van Opzeeland, Fred J; Vehkala, Minna; Knol, Mirjam J; Bootsma, Hester J; Välimäki, Niko; Croucher, Nicholas J; et al. (2018-05-17)Different clinical manifestations of invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD) have thus far mainly been explained by patient characteristics. Here we studied the contribution of pneumococcal genetic variation to IPD phenotype.
Nontypeable Haemophilus influenzae Invasive Blood Isolates Are Mainly Phosphorylcholine Negative and Show Decreased Complement-Mediated Killing That Is Associated with Lower Binding of IgM and CRP in Comparison to Colonizing Isolates from the Oropharynx.Langereis, Jeroen D; Cremers, Amelieke J H; Vissers, Marloes; van Beek, Josine; Meis, Jacques F; de Jonge, Marien I (2019-02-01)Nontypeable