Advertisement
Research Article

Geographic Distribution of Staphylococcus aureus Causing Invasive Infections in Europe: A Molecular-Epidemiological Analysis

  • Hajo Grundmann mail,

    Hajo.Grundmann@rivm.nl

    Affiliations: National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands, Department of Medical Microbiology, University Medical Centre, Groningen, The Netherlands

    X
  • David M. Aanensen,

    Affiliation: Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

    X
  • Cees C. van den Wijngaard,

    Affiliation: National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, The Netherlands

    X
  • Brian G. Spratt,

    Affiliation: Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom

    X
  • Dag Harmsen,

    Affiliation: Department of Periodontology, University Hospital Münster, Germany

    X
  • Alexander W. Friedrich,

    Affiliation: Institute of Hygiene, University Hospital Münster, Germany

    X
  • the European Staphylococcal Reference Laboratory Working Group¶

    Membership of the European Staphylococcal Reference Laboratory Working Group is provided in the Acknowledgments.

    X
  • Published: January 12, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000215

Media Coverage of this Article

Found additional news media or blog coverage for the article? Please let us know.

Linked Articles

Mapping the Distribution of Invasive Staphylococcus aureus across Europe

Franklin D. Lowy
Perspective | published 12 Jan 2010 | PLOS Medicine
doi:10.1371/journal.pmed.1000205