Neisseria gonorrhoeae

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Noun1.Neisseria gonorrhoeae - the pus-producing bacterium that causes gonorrheaNeisseria gonorrhoeae - the pus-producing bacterium that causes gonorrhea
bacteria, bacterium - (microbiology) single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult; often considered to be plants
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In vitro synergistic effects of double combinations of beta lactams and azithromycin against clinical isolates of Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
They also cover specific infections including the herpes simplex virus, the Epstein-Barre virus, the varicella-zoster virus, human herpes viruses six through eight, rubella, enteroviruses, HIV type 1, hepatitis viruses, dengue virus, syphilis, group B streptococcus, listeria monocytogenes, neisseria gonorrhoeae, chlamydia trachomatis, candida and malaria.
A A study published by Saigh, et al, in 1978 showed that endocervical flora (specifically streptococci, staphylococci, and lactobacilli) could inhibit the growth of Neisseria gonorrhoeae in vitro, while a study by Bisaillon, et al, in 1980 showed similar inhibition of N.
Preclinical studies of PRO 2000, under development by Indevus (formerly Interneuron) Pharmaceuticals, have shown that it is effective as a contraceptive in rabbits and is active against HIV, herpes simplex virus, Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
The US prevalence rates of sexually transmitted diseases associated with Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC) are as high as 27% (1) and 56% (2), respectively.
When it infects the cervix or urethra, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, the bacterium behind gonorrhea, fails to produce symptoms in many women.
NASDAQ: SRLS) today announced that the Company has developed a new series of controls in its ACCURUN portfolio to monitor and validate molecular diagnostic test performance for detection of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (CT/NG).
In 2013, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Atlanta, GA, USA) declared that multidrug-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae infections were 1 of the top 3 urgent antimicrobial drug resistance threats (1).
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The Neisseria gonorrhoeae infection is spread through unprotected vaginal, oral and anal sex.
28 July 2014 - BD Diagnostics, part of US medical technology company Becton, Dickinson and Co (NYSE:BDX), said Monday that its BD ProbeTec Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) Qx Amplified DNA Assay and BD ProbeTec Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC) Qx Amplified DNA Assay had received the CE Mark.
A single 2 g dose of azithromycin effectively treats genitourinary infections caused by susceptible Neisseria gonorrhoeae and has been used to treat uncomplicated gonorrhea in persons with cephalosporin allergy.