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Understanding how the 'blood-brain barrier' is breached in bacterial meningitis

(Simon Fraser University) Simon Fraser University researcher Lisa Craig is part of an international team that has uncovered new details about a microbe that invades the brain, sometimes with fatal results. The information is a critical piece of the meningitis puzzle, and could lead to new ways of treating meningococcal infection. The research is published today in the journal Nature Communications.
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