"Streptococcus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A genus of gram-positive, coccoid bacteria whose organisms occur in pairs or chains. No endospores are produced. Many species exist as commensals or parasites on man or animals with some being highly pathogenic. A few species are saprophytes and occur in the natural environment.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Streptococcus" by people in Profiles.
Non-rheumatic streptococcal myocarditis mimicking acute myocardial infarction in an adolescent male. Cardiol Young. 2018 Mar; 28(3):454-457.
Faecal contamination of commuters' hands in main vehicle stations in Dhaka city, Bangladesh. Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg. 2016 06; 110(6):367-72.
Lung microbiome and disease progression in idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: an analysis of the COMET study. Lancet Respir Med. 2014 Jul; 2(7):548-56.
Streptococci-human papilloma virus interaction with ethanol exposure leads to keratinocyte damage. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2012 Aug; 70(8):1867-79.
Chemical synthesis enables biochemical and antibacterial evaluation of streptolydigin antibiotics. J Am Chem Soc. 2011 Aug 10; 133(31):12172-84.
Assembly of pili in Gram-positive bacteria. Trends Microbiol. 2004 May; 12(5):228-34.
Group G streptococcal bacteremia and de novo hepatocellular carcinoma after liver transplantation. Liver Transpl. 2002 Jun; 8(6):572.
Chimerism reveals a role for the streptokinase Beta -domain in nonproteolytic active site formation, substrate, and inhibitor interactions. J Biol Chem. 2002 Jul 26; 277(30):26846-51.
The mechanism of a bacterial plasminogen activator intermediate between streptokinase and staphylokinase. J Biol Chem. 2001 Apr 20; 276(16):12609-13.
In vitro activities of linezolid against important gram-positive bacterial pathogens including vancomycin-resistant enterococci. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1999 Aug; 43(8):2059-62.