The Journal of infectious diseases (J Infect Dis)

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1 Test for Escherichia coli enterotoxin using infant mice: application in a study of diarrhea in children in Honolulu. 1972 24.30
2 A quantitative immunochemical measure of the primary interaction between I BSA and antibody. 1959 22.10
3 Rates of HIV-1 transmission per coital act, by stage of HIV-1 infection, in Rakai, Uganda. 2005 21.08
4 Detection of Chlamydia (Bedsonia) in certain infections of man. I. Laboratory procedures: comparison of yolk sac and cell culture for detection and isolation. 1969 16.47
5 The association between idiopathic hemolytic uremic syndrome and infection by verotoxin-producing Escherichia coli. 1985 16.43
6 Bacterial adherence: adhesin-receptor interactions mediating the attachment of bacteria to mucosal surface. 1981 14.19
7 Polymerase chain reaction amplification of a repetitive DNA sequence specific for Mycobacterium tuberculosis. 1990 13.18
8 Escherichia coli that cause diarrhea: enterotoxigenic, enteropathogenic, enteroinvasive, enterohemorrhagic, and enteroadherent. 1987 12.26
9 Nutritional profiles of Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Neisseria meningitidis, and Neisseria lactamica in chemically defined media and the use of growth requirements for gonococcal typing. 1973 12.22
10 Dengue viremia titer, antibody response pattern, and virus serotype correlate with disease severity. 2000 11.44
11 Pittsburgh pneumonia agent: direct isolation from human lung tissue. 1980 11.36
12 Predominant role of bacterial pneumonia as a cause of death in pandemic influenza: implications for pandemic influenza preparedness. 2008 11.01
13 A broad-spectrum probe for molecular epidemiology of bacteria: ribosomal RNA. 1988 10.73
14 Placebo-controlled phase 3 trial of a recombinant glycoprotein 120 vaccine to prevent HIV-1 infection. 2005 10.20
15 Acute enteritis due to related vibrio: first positive stool cultures. 1972 9.82
16 Shorter survival in advanced human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection is more closely associated with T lymphocyte activation than with plasma virus burden or virus chemokine coreceptor usage. 1999 9.81
17 What makes clinical research in developing countries ethical? The benchmarks of ethical research. 2004 9.65
18 A method for testing for synergy with any number of agents. 1978 9.52
19 Susceptibility tests of anaerobic bacteria: statistical and clinical considerations. 1974 9.38
20 New knowledge of chlamydiae and the diseases they cause. 1975 9.35
21 The diarrheal response of humans to some classic serotypes of enteropathogenic Escherichia coli is dependent on a plasmid encoding an enteroadhesiveness factor. 1985 9.18
22 The enterotoxin plasmids of Escherichia coli. 1974 9.10
23 Extended virulence genotypes of Escherichia coli strains from patients with urosepsis in relation to phylogeny and host compromise. 2000 8.85
24 Secular trends in the epidemiology of nosocomial fungal infections in the United States, 1980-1990. National Nosocomial Infections Surveillance System. 1993 8.63
25 Pandemic versus epidemic influenza mortality: a pattern of changing age distribution. 1998 8.51
26 The influence of protein binding upon tissue fluid levels of six beta-lactam antibiotics. 1980 8.40
27 Identification and characterization of an exotoxin from Staphylococcus aureus associated with toxic-shock syndrome. 1981 8.40
28 Sustained reductions in invasive pneumococcal disease in the era of conjugate vaccine. 2010 8.37
29 Resolution of recent evolutionary divergence among Escherichia coli from related lineages: the application of pulsed field electrophoresis to molecular epidemiology. 1990 8.33
30 Human infections with Vibrio fetus and a closely related vibrio. 1958 8.30
31 Brief but efficient: acute HIV infection and the sexual transmission of HIV. 2004 8.30
32 Melioidosis: a major cause of community-acquired septicemia in northeastern Thailand. 1989 8.24
33 A DNA probe to identify enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli of O157:H7 and other serotypes that cause hemorrhagic colitis and hemolytic uremic syndrome. 1987 8.19
34 Is Panton-Valentine leukocidin the major virulence determinant in community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus disease? 2006 8.17
35 Detection of enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli by DNA colony hybridization. 1980 8.15
36 Production of Shigella dysenteriae type 1-like cytotoxin by Escherichia coli. 1982 8.05
37 T cell activation is associated with lower CD4+ T cell gains in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients with sustained viral suppression during antiretroviral therapy. 2003 8.00
38 Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled efficacy trial of a bivalent recombinant glycoprotein 120 HIV-1 vaccine among injection drug users in Bangkok, Thailand. 2006 7.98
39 Disseminated gonococcal infections caused by Neisseria gonorrhoeae with unique nutritional requirements. 1975 7.92
40 Detection of an adherence factor of enteropathogenic Escherichia coli with a DNA probe. 1985 7.78
41 Seasonality of antibiotic-resistant streptococcus pneumoniae that causes acute otitis media: a clue for an antibiotic-restriction policy? 2008 7.76
42 Changing ecology of bacterial infections as related to antibacterial therapy. 1970 7.72
43 High rates of forward transmission events after acute/early HIV-1 infection. 2007 7.70
44 Heterogeneity of major proteins in Lyme disease borreliae: a molecular analysis of North American and European isolates. 1985 7.69
45 Clindamycin-associated colitis due to a toxin-producing species of Clostridium in hamsters. 1977 7.68
46 Antibiotic susceptibility testing of Pseudomonas aeruginosa: selection of a control strain and criteria for magnesium and calcium content in media. 1974 7.65
47 Correlation of antimicrobial pharmacokinetic parameters with therapeutic efficacy in an animal model. 1988 7.50
48 Obfuscation of the activity of antifungal antimicrobics by culture media. 1972 7.47
49 Epidemiologic studies of Streptococcus pneumoniae in infants: acquisition, carriage, and infection during the first 24 months of life. 1980 7.45
50 Host polymorphisms in interleukin 4, complement factor H, and C-reactive protein associated with nasal carriage of Staphylococcus aureus and occurrence of boils. 2008 7.45
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