S

(redirected from streptococcus)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to streptococcus: strep throat, staphylococcus, Streptococcus mutans, Streptococcus agalactiae, Streptococcus pyogenes
AcronymDefinition
SSecond(s)
SSouth
SSmile
SSatisfactory
SSearch (Stores 100 code)
SAs
SSex
SSystem
SSource (transistor; electronics)
SStore
SSubject
SSection
SSave (baseball)
SSuper (in automatic transmissions; equal to 2)
SSign
SSide (geometry, as in the SSS postulate)
SShort
SSafety (football)
SSeite
SSiemens
SSecret
SSweden (ISO Country Identifier)
SStorage
SSavings (economics)
SSan Francisco, CA (mint mark)
SSnow (weather reports)
SSwitch
SSatellite (imagery, type of map)
SSin (Spanish: Without)
SSierra (aviation letter code)
SSevere (rock climbing grade)
SStuttgart (auto license plate)
SSemi-Annual
SSmooth (woodworking)
SSuperb
SSeminar
SScout
SSleeve
SSealed (CD condition)
SSaskatchewan (postal code designation, Canada)
SSacrifice (baseball)
SSenate
SSphere
SSuperman
SSegment
SSubsidiary (IRB)
SSheffield (postcode, United Kingdom)
SServicing
SSears (stock symbol)
SSpectacles
SSickness (on overtime forms)
SSine (Latin: Without)
SScrap
SSequential
SShaman (Mic-O-Say, Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts of America)
SDisplacement
SSeaman
SStokes (kinematic viscosity)
SSulfur
SShilling (British currency)
SSpades (playing cards)
SSoldering
SSparkasse (German: public savings bank)
SEntropy (thermodynamics)
SStarboard (nautical)
SSubchapter S Corporation
SSkype (voice-over-Internet service)
SSerine (amino acid)
SSystolic (peak blood pressure)
SStreptococcus
SStreptomycin
SAntisubmarine (US military aircraft designation; as in S-2 Tracker)
SSpaceplane (US military aerospace vehicle)
STrack spacing
SSacral Vertebra (prefix, as in S-1)
SScatterable (mines)
sSocialdemokratiska Arbetarpartiet (Swedish political party)
SSilicaceous (asteroid class)
SSubthreshold Swing
SStarboard Truss Segment (ISS)
SFranchise Stamp (Scott Catalogue prefix; philately)
SFresnel Sine Integral
SS Sub-Shell (innermost electron subshell)
SArea of a geometric figure (mathematics)
sTERCOM-Aided Inertial Navigation System
SOnde Seconde (Italian: second wave; seismography)
SSupervisory Function Bit
SSecondary Body Waves
SUS DoT tire speed rating (112 mph)
SContinuous-time complex variable (analogous to Z in discrete-time; electrical engineering)
SFourth Heartbeat Wave
SSecurity Prison (Cambodia; Khmer Rouge designation)
References in periodicals archive ?
Major finding: The incidence of invasive neonatal group B streptococcus infection has increased in the Netherlands since the introduction of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis.
Streptococcus suis infection in Hong Kong: an emerging infectious disease?
Bacteremia with Streptococcus bovis and Streptococcus salivarius: clinical correlates of more accurate identification of isolates.
This experimental study was conducted to assess the antibacterial activity of Allium cepa extract and vancomycin on Streptococcus mutans and Streptococcus sanguinis.
Relationship between asymptomatic carriage of Streptococcus pyogenes and the ability of the strains to adhere to and be internalized by cultured epithelial cells.
She went on to say that the role of the Yemeni government is important to reduce child mortality by up to 22 per cent due to streptococcus pneumonia, which causes the deaths of 1.
A number of different types of bacteria come under the Streptococcus umbrella.
As many as 32 adults were vaccinated with Intercell's vaccine, which consists of three conserved surface proteins from Streptococcus pneumoniae.
Experimental endocarditis induction and platelet aggregation by Streptococcus anginosus, Streptococcus constellatus and Streptococcus intermedius.
CAENORHABDITIS ELEGANS IMMUNE PATHWAYS IN DEFENSE AGAINST STREPTOCOCCUS PNEUMONIAE.
The text's 26 chapters discuss a variety of topics, including biologically active peptides in streptococci, structure and biosynthesis of the pneumococcal cell wall, genetic regulation of virulence in Streptococcus pneumoniae, genome-wide screening of essential genes of Streptococcus pneumoniae, molecular epidemiology and mechanisms for antibiotic resistance in Streptococcus pneumoniae, molecular pathogenesis group B streptococcal infections, virulence mechanisms of Streptococcus suis, protocol for conjugal transfer of genetic elements in Streptococcus pneumoniae, preparation and analysis of pneomococcal murein (peptidoglycan), detection of penicillin-binding proteins, and mouse models of pneumococcal infection.