Nasal Tissue Extraction Is Essential for Characterization of the Murine Upper Respiratory Tract Microbiota Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • The nasal microbiota is composed of species that play a role in the colonization success of pathogens, including Streptococcus pneumoniae and Staphylococcus aureus . Murine models provide the ability to explore disease pathogenesis, but little is known about the natural murine nasal microbiota.

publication date

  • December 23, 2020