Research for infection protection
Cluster-forming cocci

Neisseria meningitidis
(bacterium)

 

 

Typical representatives: Staphylococci are the most common cluster-forming cocci.

Neisseria meningitidis is an aerobic, bean-shaped, Gram-negative bacterium in the Neisseriaceae family. 

In humans, infections with this bacterium lead to meningitis and sepsis. 

Transmission mainly occurs via droplets or particles in the air.


» Necessary spectrum of antimicrobial activity
Bactericidal