Further information about the Neisseria databases


Schemes and loci are curated by various individuals - see the typing database status pages for details. Isolates are curated by Keith Jolley, Odile Harrison, and Holly Bratcher.

Management committee

The management committee for the Neisseria MLST website and databases consists of:

Prof. Dominique Caugant Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo, Norway
Prof. Martin Maiden Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, UK
Prof. David Stephens Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
Dr. Arie van der Ende Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands

The secretary to the committee is:

Dr. Keith Jolley: Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, UK

Committee membership is chosen from the delegates of the IPNC and is responsible for the designation of clonal complexes and for decisions concerning the structure of the databases.