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  1. The incidence of pediatric infections due to community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (CA-MRSA), including children with no identifiable risk factors, has increased worldwide in the last d...

    Authors: Débora A Tavares, Raquel Sá-Leão, Maria Miragaia and Hermínia de Lencastre
    Citation: BMC Infectious Diseases 2010 10:110
  2. Pneumococcal β-lactam resistance was first detected in Iceland in the late 1980s, and subsequently peaked at almost 25% of clinical isolates in the mid-1990s largely due to the spread of the internationally-di...

    Authors: Nicholas J Croucher, William P Hanage, Simon R Harris, Lesley McGee, Mark van der Linden, Herminia de Lencastre, Raquel Sá-Leão, Jae-Hoon Song, Kwan Soo Ko, Bernard Beall, Keith P Klugman, Julian Parkhill, Alexander Tomasz, Karl G Kristinsson and Stephen D Bentley
    Citation: BMC Biology 2014 12:49
  3. Pneumococcus is a major human pathogen and the polysaccharide capsule is considered its main virulence factor. Nevertheless, strains lacking a capsule, named non-typeable pneumococcus (NT), are maintained in n...

    Authors: Débora A Tavares, Alexandra S Simões, Hester J Bootsma, Peter WM Hermans, Hermínia de Lencastre and Raquel Sá-Leão
    Citation: BMC Genomics 2014 15:863
  4. Day-care centre (DCC) attendees play a central role in maintaining the circulation of Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococcus) in the population. The prevalence of pneumococcal carriage is highest in DCC attendees...

    Authors: Delphine Pessoa, Fabian Hoti, Ritva Syrjänen, Raquel Sá-Leão, Tarja Kaijalainen, M Gabriela M Gomes and Kari Auranen
    Citation: BMC Infectious Diseases 2013 13:180
  5. The International Symposium on Pneumococci and Pneumococcal Diseases (ISPPD) is the premier global scientific symposium dedicated to the exchange, advancement and dissemination of the latest research on the pn...

    Authors: Brenda Anna Kwambana-Adams, E. Kim Mulholland and Catherine Satzke
    Citation: Pneumonia 2020 12:2