"Listeria monocytogenes" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A species of gram-positive, rod-shaped bacteria widely distributed in nature. It has been isolated from sewage, soil, silage, and from feces of healthy animals and man. Infection with this bacterium leads to encephalitis, meningitis, endocarditis, and abortion.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Listeria monocytogenes".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Listeria monocytogenes".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Listeria monocytogenes" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Listeria monocytogenes" was a major or minor topic of these publication.