Molecular epidemiological investigation to determine the source of a fatal case of serotype 22F pneumococcal meningitis
Journal of Medical Microbiology, 04/23/2012
Lamaro–Cardoso J et al. – CM–PCR proved to be useful for assessing carriage serotype distribution in a setting of high–risk pneumococcal transmission. The causal serotype appeared to be linked to the brother of the case patient and attendees of his DCC.