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TitleCharacterization of the nasopharyngeal microbiota of patients with viral respiratory infection reveals enrichment in pathogenic bacteria and a decrease of Diversity.
Study TypeOther
Abstract The nasopharynx was the primary site of colonization by respiratory pathogen that constitutes the port of entrance in the respiratory tract. The role of mucosal microbiota in infection has been recently emphasized, therefore we aimed to assess if a specific respiratory profile is associated with vi .. [more]
Description The nasopharynx was the primary site of colonization by respiratory pathogen that constitutes the port of entrance in the respiratory tract. The role of mucosal microbiota in infection has been recently emphasized, therefore we aimed to assess if a specific respiratory profile is associated with vi .. [more]
Center NameUnite de Recherche sur les Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales Emergentes (URMITE) CNRS, Faculte de Medecine, Universite de la Mediterranee, Marseille, France