The olfactory epithelium as a port of entry in neonatal neurolisteriosis The olfactory epithelium as a port of entry in neonatal neurolisteriosis, Published online: 15 October 2018; doi:10.1038/s41467-018-06668-2 Listeria monocytogenes causes meningitis in newborns. Here, Pägelow et al. present a mouse model of neonatal cerebral listeriosis, and show that nasal inoculation, but not intragastric administration, leads to early brain infection in the absence of bacteraemia during the neonatal period.
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