Main projects defined in the Neisseria isolates database
|Project id||Short description||Full description||Isolates||Dashboard||Browse|
|1||rpoB sequence analysis||Analysis of rpoB sequences correlated with rifampicin resistance published in Taha et al. 2010 Antimicrob Agents Chemother 54:3651-8.||355|
|2||107 global collection||This dataset was originally used to validate MLST and was chosen to represent global diversity of N. meningitidis in the latter half of the Twentieth Century. It has been used in many publications since and the isolates are available as the EMGM MLST reference collection.||108|
|3||MRF Meningococcal Genome Library|
The MRF Meningococcus Genome Library is a collaboration between Public Health England, the Scottish Haemophilus, Legionella, Meningococcus and Pneumococcus Reference (SHLMPR) Laboratory, The Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute and the University of Oxford, funded by the Meningitis Research Foundation.
Use of the MRF Genome Library data must be cited in any publication or presentation making use of it.
|4||gyrA sequence analysis||Analysis of gyrA sequences correlated with ciprofloxacin resistance published in Hong et al. 2013 Antimicrob Agents Chemother 57:1961-4.||197|
|11||Irish Meningococcus Genome Library|
The Irish Meningococcus Genome Library is a collaboration between the University of Oxford and the Epidemiology and Molecular Biology Unit and the Irish Meningitis and Meningococcal Reference Laboratory at Temple Street Children’s Hospital in Dublin. It is a collection of Irish meningococcal disease isolate genomes from the epidemiological years 2010/2011 to 2013/2014.
|26||penA sequence analysis||Analysis of penA sequences correlated with penicillin G resistance published in Taha et al. 2007 Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:2784-92.||1666|
|237||MenAfriCar||The African Meningococcal Carriage (MenAfriCar) consortium was established in 2009 to investigate the pattern of meningococcal carriage in countries of the African meningitis belt prior to and after the introduction of meningococcal serogroup A polysaccharide/tetanus toxoid conjugate vaccine.||1264|