Bio EMM

Life Science

Longitudinal analysis of group A Streptococcus emm types and emm clusters in a high prevalence setting reveals past infection does not prevent future infection.

Group A Streptococcus (GAS) is a pathogen of worldwide significance, however regardless of the ubiquity of GAS infections, there stays incomplete understanding of the connection between an infection, colonization and immunity. The M protein, encoded by the emm gene, is a significant virulence issue and vaccine candidate and kinds the idea of plenty of classification programs. Longitudinal patterns of emm varieties collected from 457 Fijian...

Systematic Review of Group A Streptococcal emm Types Associated with Acute Post-Streptococcal Glomerulonephritis.

Acute post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis (APSGN) is a postinfectious immune-mediated kidney illness related to group A Streptococcus (GAS). The prevalence of APSGN varies inside and between international locations and is influenced by socioeconomic, host, and bacterial components. The illness is extra prevalent in creating international locations and resource-poor settings of developed international locations, such because the Indigenous...