P Vandamme

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. pmc Simple sequence repeats and compositional bias in the bipartite Ralstonia solanacearum GMI1000 genome
    Tom Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Ghent University, K, L, Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    BMC Genomics 4:10. 2003
  2. ncbi Globicatella sulfidifaciens sp. nov., isolated from purulent infections in domestic animals
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1745-9. 2001
  3. ncbi Assignment of Centers for Disease Control group IVc-2 to the genus Ralstonia as Ralstonia paucula sp. nov
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:663-9. 1999
  4. ncbi Streptococcus intestinalis Robinson et al. 1988 and Streptococcus alactolyticus Farrow et al. 1984 are phenotypically indistinguishable
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:737-41. 1999
  5. pmc Identification and population structure of Burkholderia stabilis sp. nov. (formerly Burkholderia cepacia genomovar IV)
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 38:1042-7. 2000
  6. ncbi Burkholderia cenocepacia sp. nov.--a new twist to an old story
    Peter Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Res Microbiol 154:91-6. 2003
  7. pmc Misidentifying helicobacters: the Helicobacter cinaedi example
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2261-6. 2000
  8. ncbi Burkholderia tuberum sp. nov. and Burkholderia phymatum sp. nov., nodulate the roots of tropical legumes
    Peter Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen, Universiteit Gent, Gent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 25:507-12. 2002
  9. ncbi Recommendations of the subcommittee on the taxonomy of Campylobacter and related bacteria
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Farmaceutische Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:719-21. 2001
  10. ncbi Burkholderia anthina sp. nov. and Burkholderia pyrrocinia, two additional Burkholderia cepacia complex bacteria, may confound results of new molecular diagnostic tools
    Peter Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 33:143-9. 2002

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  1. pmc Simple sequence repeats and compositional bias in the bipartite Ralstonia solanacearum GMI1000 genome
    Tom Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Ghent University, K, L, Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    BMC Genomics 4:10. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi Globicatella sulfidifaciens sp. nov., isolated from purulent infections in domestic animals
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1745-9. 2001
    ..with LMG 188441 (= CCUG 44365T), isolated from the lung of a calf, as the type strain. A detailed description of its phenotypic characteristics is presented. Hydrogen sulphide production was found to be a very useful diagnostic feature...
  3. ncbi Assignment of Centers for Disease Control group IVc-2 to the genus Ralstonia as Ralstonia paucula sp. nov
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:663-9. 1999
    ..Strains have been isolated from various human clinical and environmental sources...
  4. ncbi Streptococcus intestinalis Robinson et al. 1988 and Streptococcus alactolyticus Farrow et al. 1984 are phenotypically indistinguishable
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:737-41. 1999
    ..1988 is a junior synonym of Streptococcus alactolyticus Farrow et al. 1984...
  5. pmc Identification and population structure of Burkholderia stabilis sp. nov. (formerly Burkholderia cepacia genomovar IV)
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 38:1042-7. 2000
    ..cepacia strains...
  6. ncbi Burkholderia cenocepacia sp. nov.--a new twist to an old story
    Peter Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Res Microbiol 154:91-6. 2003
    ..cepacia (genomovar I). A formal classification of B. cepacia genomovar III encompassing the recA lineages IIIA and IIIB, and the new recA lineages IIIC and IIID, as B. cenocepacia sp. nov., with LMG 16656 as the type strain, is proposed...
  7. pmc Misidentifying helicobacters: the Helicobacter cinaedi example
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2261-6. 2000
    ..Appropriate growth conditions and identification strategies will be required to establish the genuine significance of this widely distributed Helicobacter species...
  8. ncbi Burkholderia tuberum sp. nov. and Burkholderia phymatum sp. nov., nodulate the roots of tropical legumes
    Peter Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen, Universiteit Gent, Gent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 25:507-12. 2002
    ..The remaining two isolates were identified as novel Burkholderia species for which we propose the names Burkholderia tuberum sp. nov. and Burkholderia phymatum sp. nov. The type strains are LMG 21444T and LMG 21445T, respectively...
  9. ncbi Recommendations of the subcommittee on the taxonomy of Campylobacter and related bacteria
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Farmaceutische Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:719-21. 2001
    ..iv) Finally, the subcommittee wishes to point out that the etymology of several specific or subspecific epithets of Campylobacter taxa has been corrected and that the spelling of the epithet 'fecalis' was corrected to 'faecalis'...
  10. ncbi Burkholderia anthina sp. nov. and Burkholderia pyrrocinia, two additional Burkholderia cepacia complex bacteria, may confound results of new molecular diagnostic tools
    Peter Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 33:143-9. 2002
    ..cepacia complex. This highlights another potential source for diagnostic problems with B. cepacia-like bacteria...
  11. ncbi Characterization of Actinomyces turicensis and Actinomyces radingae strains from human clinical samples
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 48:503-10. 1998
    ..The results demonstrate that the majority of the isolates belonged to Actinomyces turicensis; the other strains belonged to Actinomyces radingae. The descriptions of both species are emended...
  12. ncbi Pelistega europaea gen. nov., sp. nov., a bacterium associated with respiratory disease in pigeons: taxonomic structure and phylogenetic allocation
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 48:431-40. 1998
    ..It is not unlikely that the name P. europaea will be restricted in the future to organisms belonging to fatty acid cluster I, or even to protein electrophoretic sub-group 1, upon discovery of differential diagnostic features...
  13. ncbi Streptococcus difficile is a nonhemolytic group B, type Ib Streptococcus
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 47:81-5. 1997
    ..agalactiae strains mainly by being less versatile, is similar to the biochemical reactivity of other group B, type Ib streptococci isolated from poikilothermic animals, such as fish and frogs...
  14. pmc Survey of enterococcal susceptibility patterns in Belgium
    P Vandamme
    Department of Microbiology, University Hospital UIA, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 34:2572-6. 1996
    ..E. faecium is generally more resistant to a wide range of antibiotics, but glycopeptide-resistant strains (1.5%) have not yet become widespread...
  15. ncbi Bordetella trematum sp. nov., isolated from wounds and ear infections in humans, and reassessment of Alcaligenes denitrificans Rüger and Tan 1983
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 46:849-58. 1996
    ....
  16. ncbi Occurrence of multiple genomovars of Burkholderia cepacia in cystic fibrosis patients and proposal of Burkholderia multivorans sp. nov
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 47:1188-200. 1997
    ..The data presented also demonstrate that Pseudomonas glathei and Pseudomonas pyrrocinia should be reclassified as Burkholderia species...
  17. ncbi Whole-cell protein electrophoretic analysis of viridans streptococci: evidence for heterogeneity among Streptococcus mitis biovars
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 48:117-25. 1998
    ..The data support the viewpoint that members of the Streptococcus anginosus group constitute a single species and indicate that Streptococcus mitis biovar 2 is a heterogeneous taxon comprising strains from several streptococcal species...
  18. ncbi Polyphasic analysis of strains of the genus Capnocytophaga and Centers for Disease Control group DF-3
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 46:782-91. 1996
    ..PCR-mediated DNA fingerprinting allowed discrimination of most species, although some strains could not be classified efficiently because of DNA polymorphisms...
  19. ncbi Taxonomic study of lancefield streptococcal groups C, G, and L (Streptococcus dysgalactiae) and proposal of S. dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis subsp. nov
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 46:774-81. 1996
    ..dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis is proposed for human isolates. These strains belong to Lancefield serogroups C and G, are beta-hemolytic, and exhibit streptokinase activity on human plasminogen and proteolytic activity on human fibrin...
  20. ncbi Coenonia anatina gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel bacterium associated with respiratory disease in ducks and geese
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:867-74. 1999
    ..nov., sp. nov. is proposed. The DNA G + C content of representative strains was 35-36 mol% and the type strain is LMG 14382T...
  21. ncbi Campylobacter hyoilei Alderton et al. 1995 and Campylobacter coli Véron and Chatelain 1973 are subjective synonyms
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 47:1055-60. 1997
    ..coli strains and C. hyoilei strains are indistinguishable. It is therefore concluded that C. hyoilei and C. coli represent the same species and that the former name should be regarded as a junior synonym of the latter name...
  22. ncbi Burkholderia ambifaria sp. nov., a novel member of the Burkholderia cepacia complex including biocontrol and cystic fibrosis-related isolates
    T Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1481-90. 2001
    ..cepacia complex would be ill-advised until more is known about their potential pathogenic mechanisms...
  23. ncbi Description of Pandoraea gen. nov. with Pandoraea apista sp. nov., Pandoraea pulmonicola sp. nov., Pandoraea pnomenusa sp. nov., Pandoraea sputorum sp. nov. and Pandoraea norimbergensis comb. nov
    T Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 50:887-99. 2000
    ..1997) comb. nov. (type strain is LMG 18379T). The available clinical data indicate that at least some of these organisms may cause chronic infection in, and can be transmitted amongst, cystic fibrosis patients...
  24. ncbi Helicobacter equorum sp. nov., a urease-negative Helicobacter species isolated from horse faeces
    H Moyaert
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:213-8. 2007
    ..On the basis of these genetic, biochemical and protein data, the isolates are classified as representing a novel species, for which the name Helicobacter equorum sp. nov. is proposed (type strain EqF1T=LMG 23362T=CCUG 52199T)...
  25. doi Isolation and characterization of Helicobacter suis sp. nov. from pig stomachs
    M Baele
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:1350-8. 2008
    ..suis' from pigs. The name Helicobacter suis sp. nov. is proposed for the novel isolates with the type strain HS1(T) (=LMG 23995(T)=DSM 19735(T))...
  26. ncbi 'Candidatus Helicobacter suis', a gastric helicobacter from pigs, and its phylogenetic relatedness to other gastrospirilla
    D De Groote
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:1769-77. 1999
    ..In situ hybridization experiments linked the reference sequence to the 'G. suis'-like bacteria. On the basis of these results, we propose the name 'Candidatus Helicobacter suis' for this gastric helicobacter from pigs...
  27. ncbi Enterococcus villorum sp. nov., an enteroadherent bacterium associated with diarrhoea in piglets
    M Vancanneyt
    Bacteria Collection, Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:393-400. 2001
    ..The results demonstrated that the organisms represent a new species in the Enterococcus faecium species group, for which the name Enterococcus villorum sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain is LMG 12287T (= CCM 4887T)...
  28. doi Helicobacter baculiformis sp. nov., isolated from feline stomach mucosa
    M Baele
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:357-64. 2008
    ..salomonis, H. cynogastricus and 'Ca. H. heilmannii'. It is thus proposed that strain M50(T) (=LMG 23839(T)=CCUG 53816(T)) represents a novel species within this genus, for which the name Helicobacter baculiformis sp. nov. is proposed...
  29. ncbi Burkholderia cepacia genomovar VI, a new member of the Burkholderia cepacia complex isolated from cystic fibrosis patients
    T Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:271-9. 2001
    ..Retrospective analysis of epidemiological and genotypic data suggests that strains of B. cepacia genomovar VI have been involved in chronic colonization of CF patients and have been spread from person to person...
  30. ncbi Classification of Alcaligenes faecalis-like isolates from the environment and human clinical samples as Ralstonia gilardii sp. nov
    T Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:405-13. 1999
    ..The six environmental and four human isolates belonged to the genus Ralstonia and were assigned to a new species for which the name Ralstonia gilardii sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain is LMG 5886T...
  31. ncbi Polyphasic characterisation of Burkholderia cepacia-like isolates leading to the emended description of Burkholderia pyrrocinia
    Virginie Storms
    Laboratory for Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 27:517-26. 2004
    ..cepacia complex species thus far comprising one single soil isolate only. An emended description of Burkholderia pyrrocinia is proposed. The taxonomic status of the remaining two isolates requires further analysis...
  32. ncbi Streptococcus pluranimalium sp. nov., from cattle and other animals
    L A Devriese
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:1221-6. 1999
    ..pluranimalium from other animal streptococci. Strain LMG 14177T, isolated from mastitic milk of a dairy cow, was designated as the type strain of S. pluranimalium sp. nov...
  33. doi Helicobacter heilmannii sp. nov., isolated from feline gastric mucosa
    A Smet
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 62:299-306. 2012
    ..The name Helicobacter heilmannii sp. nov. is proposed for these isolates; the type strain is ASB1(T) (=DSM 24751 (T) =LMG 26292(T)) [corrected]...
  34. pmc Comparison of glycopeptide-resistant Enterococcus faecium isolates and glycopeptide resistance genes of human and animal origins
    P R Descheemaeker
    Belgian Reference Centre for Enterococci, Department of Microbiology, University Hospital Antwerp, Universitaire Instelling Antwerpen, Antwerp, University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 43:2032-7. 1999
    ..Type 2 transposons were significantly associated with pig isolates. The other types were seldom detected. These data suggest a possible exchange of glycopeptide resistance markers between animals and humans...
  35. ncbi Helicobacter cynogastricus sp. nov., isolated from the canine gastric mucosa
    K Van den Bulck
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Poultry Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56:1559-64. 2006
    ..felis, H. bizzozeronii, H. salomonis and "Candidatus Helicobacter heilmannii". It is thus proposed that strain JKM4(T) (=LMG 23188(T)) represents a novel species within this genus, Helicobacter cynogastricus sp. nov...
  36. ncbi Classification of metal-resistant bacteria from industrial biotopes as Ralstonia campinensis sp. nov., Ralstonia metallidurans sp. nov. and Ralstonia basilensis Steinle et al. 1998 emend
    J Goris
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1773-82. 2001
    ..Six isolates were allocated to Ralstonia basilensis, which presently contains only the type strain; an emendation of the latter species description is therefore proposed...
  37. ncbi Burkholderia fungorum sp. nov. and Burkholderia caledonica sp. nov., two new species isolated from the environment, animals and human clinical samples
    T Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1099-107. 2001
    ..phenazinium, B. caledonica and B. fungorum include the following: assimilation of trehalose, citrate, DL-norleucine, adipate and sucrose; nitrate reduction; growth in the presence of 0.5% NaCl; and beta-galactosidase activity...
  38. ncbi Streptococcus minor sp. nov., from faecal samples and tonsils of domestic animals
    M Vancanneyt
    BCCM LMG Bacteria Collection, Faculty of Sciences, Ghent University, Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:449-52. 2004
    ..The name Streptococcus minor sp. nov. is proposed for the novel species; the type strain (ON59(T)=LMG 21734(T)=CCUG 47487(T)) was isolated from a dog tonsil...
  39. ncbi Moraxella lincolnii sp. nov., isolated from the human respiratory tract, and reevaluation of the taxonomic position of Moraxella osloensis
    P Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 43:474-81. 1993
    ..Furthermore, we also conclude that Moraxella osloensis belongs, genotypically as well as phenotypically, to the genus Moraxella...
  40. ncbi Phylogenetic characterization of 'Candidatus Helicobacter bovis', a new gastric helicobacter in cattle
    D De Groote
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:1707-15. 1999
    ..An in situ hybridization procedure associated the bovine sequences to the helicobacter-like organisms in the abomasum. The name 'Candidatus Helicobacter bovis' is proposed for this new abomasal helicobacter from cattle...
  41. ncbi Identification of Burkholderia species and genomovars from cystic fibrosis patients by AFLP fingerprinting
    T Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:1657-66. 1999
    ....
  42. ncbi Evaluation of arbitrarily primed PCR analysis and pulsed-field gel electrophoresis of large genomic DNA fragments for identification of enterococci important in human medicine
    P Descheemaeker
    Department of Microbiology, University Hospital Antwerp, Universitaire Instelling Antwerpen, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 47:555-61. 1997
    ..flavescens. PFGE did not result in species-discriminative DNA bands or band patterns, but proved to be superior for interpretation of interstrain relationships...
  43. pmc Evaluation of a group-specific 16S ribosomal DNA-based PCR for detection of Helicobacter bizzozeronii, Helicobacter felis, and Helicobacter salomonis in fresh and paraffin-embedded gastric biopsy specimens
    D De Groote
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 39:1197-9. 2001
    ..The assay targets a 78-bp DNA fragment unique to Helicobacter bizzozeronii, Helicobacter felis, and Helicobacter salomonis and can be used with freshly frozen and formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded gastric biopsy specimens...
  44. doi Taxon K, a complex within the Burkholderia cepacia complex, comprises at least two novel species, Burkholderia contaminans sp. nov. and Burkholderia lata sp. nov
    Elke Vanlaere
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:102-11. 2009
    ....
  45. ncbi Development of a multiplex PCR assay for the simultaneous detection and identification of Arcobacter butzleri, Arcobacter cryaerophilus and Arcobacter skirrowii
    K Houf
    Ghent University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Merelbeke, Belgium
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 193:89-94. 2000
    ..butlzeri and A. cryaerophilus from poultry samples present in 24-h old enrichment in Arcobacter broth with cefoperazone, amphotericin and teicoplanin (CAT)-supplement...
  46. ncbi Pseudomonas antimicrobica Attafuah and Bradbury 1990 is a junior synonym of Burkholderia gladioli (Severini 1913) Yabuuchi et al. 1993
    T Coenye
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 50:2135-9. 2000
    ..As Burkholderia gladioli is known to cause infections in patients with cystic fibrosis and chronic granulomatous disease, the eventual use of strain LMG 18920T as a biological control agent should be approached with caution...
  47. pmc Susceptibility of Arcobacter butzleri, Arcobacter cryaerophilus, and Arcobacter skirrowii to antimicrobial agents used in selective media
    K Houf
    Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 39:1654-6. 2001
    ..5-Fluorouracil, novobiocin, trimethoprim, and teicoplanin or vancomycin were found to be without any inhibitory effect on the strains tested at concentrations described for the isolation of Arcobacter species...
  48. pmc Differentiation between Streptococcus gallolyticus strains of human clinical and veterinary origins and Streptococcus bovis strains from the intestinal tracts of ruminants
    L A Devriese
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 36:3520-3. 1998
    ..gallolyticus is more likely to be involved in human and animal infections than S. bovis. Growth characteristics and several biochemical reactions were found to be useful in the differentiation of S. gallolyticus from S. bovis...
  49. ncbi Antimicrobial susceptibilities of Campylobacter strains isolated from food animals in Belgium
    M Van Looveren
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital Antwerp, UIA, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Antimicrob Chemother 48:235-40. 2001
    ..2%). Alarmingly high rates of resistance to ciprofloxacin were also noted, particularly for C. coli from broilers (62.1%). The latter indicates that resistance of Campylobacter in humans could derive from animals...
  50. pmc Molecular epidemiology of recent belgian isolates of Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B
    M Van Looveren
    Department of Microbiology, University Hospital Antwerp, UIA, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 36:2828-34. 1998
    ..4 and B:nontypeable:P1.4, but strains with several other phenotypes were also encountered. Therefore, serotyping alone would underestimate the prevalence of the epidemic clone...
  51. ncbi Alloscardovia omnicolens gen. nov., sp. nov., from human clinical samples
    Geert Huys
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:1442-6. 2007
    ..nov., sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain of Alloscardovia omnicolens is CCUG 31649(T) (=LMG 23792(T))...
  52. ncbi Lactobacillus crustorum sp. nov., isolated from two traditional Belgian wheat sourdoughs
    Ilse Scheirlinck
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Biochemistry, Physiology and Microbiology, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:1461-7. 2007
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain of the new species is LMG 23699(T) (=CCUG 53174(T))...
  53. ncbi Lactobacillus namurensis sp. nov., isolated from a traditional Belgian sourdough
    Ilse Scheirlinck
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Biochemistry, Physiology and Microbiology, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:223-7. 2007
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is LMG 23583T (=CCUG 52843T)...
  54. doi Burkholderia sartisoli sp. nov., isolated from a polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon-contaminated soil
    Elke Vanlaere
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:420-3. 2008
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is RP007(T) (=LMG 24000(T) =CCUG 53604(T) =ICMP 13529(T))...
  55. ncbi Burkholderia cocovenenans (van Damme et al. 1960) Gillis et al. 1995 and Burkholderia vandii Urakami et al. 1994 are junior synonyms of Burkholderia gladioli (Severini 1913) Yabuuchi et al. 1993 and Burkholderia plantarii (Azegami et al. 1987) Urakami et
    T Coenye
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:37-42. 1999
    ..gladioli and B. cocovenenans, and (ii) B. plantarii and B. vandii each represent a single species. It is concluded that B. cocovenenans and B. vandii are junior synonyms of B. gladioli and B. plantarii, respectively...
  56. ncbi Identification of aesculin-hydrolyzing streptococci, lactococci, aerococci and enterococci from subclinical intramammary infections in dairy cows
    L A Devriese
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Ghent, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Vet Microbiol 70:87-94. 1999
    ..Other species of some importance included (in descending order of isolation frequency) Aerococcus viridans, Streptococcus pluranimalium, Lactococcus garvieae, Streptococcus bovis and Streptococcus gallolyticus...
  57. ncbi Identification of clinically relevant viridans streptococci by analysis of transfer DNA intergenic spacer length polymorphism
    Y De Gheldre
    Department of Microbiology, Hopital Erasme, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:1591-8. 1999
    ..mitis biovar 2 strains belong to several streptococcal taxa. In conclusion, PCR analysis of tDNA-ILP holds promise for rapid identification of viridans streptococci that are difficult to identify by phenotypic tests...
  58. ncbi Genotypic and chemotaxonomic evidence for the reclassification of Pseudomonas woodsii (Smith 1911) Stevens 1925 as Burkholderia andropogonis (Smith 1911) Gillis et al. 1995
    T Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:183-5. 2001
    ..andropogonis LMG 2129T (99.0%). The chemotaxonomic and genotypic data confirm that [P.] woodsii and B. andropogonis represent the same species, for which it is proposed to retain the name B. andropogonis...
  59. ncbi Burkholderia phenoliruptrix sp. nov., to accommodate the 2,4,5-trichlorophenoxyacetic acid and halophenol-degrading strain AC1100
    Tom Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Gent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 27:623-7. 2004
    ..Our data show that strain AC1100 represents a novel species for which the name Burkholderia phenoliruptrix sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain is AC1100T (= LMG 22037T = CCUG 48558T)...
  60. pmc Evaluation of the discriminatory power of typing methods for Neisseria gonorrhoeae
    M Van Looveren
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University Hospital Antwerp, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 37:2183-8. 1999
    ..743 alone but a DI of 0.955 in combination with serotyping. PFGE using the restriction enzyme BglII and opa typing produced the highest discrimination (DIs, 0.997 and 0. 996, respectively) for isolates of N. gonorrhoeae...
  61. doi Reclassification of Bacteroides ureolyticus as Campylobacter ureolyticus comb. nov., and emended description of the genus Campylobacter
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, Universiteit Gent, Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:2016-22. 2010
    ..Therefore we propose to reclassify this species incertae sedis into the genus Campylobacter as Campylobacter ureolyticus with strain LMG 6451(T) (=CCUG 7319(T) =NCTC 10941(T)) as the type strain...
  62. pmc Recovery of Burkholderia cenocepacia strain PHDC from cystic fibrosis patients in Europe
    T Coenye
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Thorax 59:952-4. 2004
    ....
  63. ncbi Classification of the biphenyl- and polychlorinated biphenyl-degrading strain LB400T and relatives as Burkholderia xenovorans sp. nov
    Johan Goris
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:1677-81. 2004
    ..The G + C content of the species varies between 62.4 and 62.9 mol%. The type strain of B. xenovorans is LB400T (= LMG 21463T = CCUG 46959T = NRRL B-18064T)...
  64. doi Alteromonas genovensis sp. nov., isolated from a marine electroactive biofilm and emended description of Alteromonas macleodii Baumann et al. 1972 (approved lists 1980)
    Ilse Vandecandelaere
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Vakgroep Biochemie, Fysiologie en Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:2589-96. 2008
    ..nov. is proposed, to be differentiated from established species of the genus Alteromonas. The DNA G+C content of Alteromonas genovensis sp. nov. is 44.5 mol% and the type strain is LMG 24078(T) (=CCUG 55340(T))...
  65. doi Lactobacillus fabifermentans sp. nov. and Lactobacillus cacaonum sp. nov., isolated from Ghanaian cocoa fermentations
    Katrien De Bruyne
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:7-12. 2009
    ..Therefore, two novel Lactobacillus species are proposed, Lactobacillus fabifermentans sp. nov. (type strain LMG 24284T =DSM 21115T) and Lactobacillus cacaonum sp. nov. (type strain LMG 24285T =DSM 21116T)...
  66. doi Novel Campylobacter lari-like bacteria from humans and molluscs: description of Campylobacter peloridis sp. nov., Campylobacter lari subsp. concheus subsp. nov. and Campylobacter lari subsp. lari subsp. nov
    Lies Debruyne
    Department of Biochemistry, Physiology and Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:1126-32. 2009
    ..The description of C. lari subsp. concheus has the effect of automatically creating the subspecies Campylobacter lari subsp. lari subsp. nov. (type strain LMG 8846(T)=NCTC 11352(T))...
  67. doi Phaeobacter caeruleus sp. nov., a blue-coloured, colony-forming bacterium isolated from a marine electroactive biofilm
    Ilse Vandecandelaere
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Vakgroep Biochemie, Fysiologie en Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:1209-14. 2009
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is LMG 24369(T) (=CCUG 55859(T)). The DNA G+C content of strain LMG 24369(T) is 63.6 mol%...
  68. ncbi Taxonomy of the genus Cupriavidus: a tale of lost and found
    Peter Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Faculteit Wetenschappen, Universiteit Gent, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:2285-9. 2004
    ..nov. (type strain LMG 3244(T)=CCUG 12507(T)), Cupriavidus respiraculi comb. nov. (type strain LMG 21510(T)=CCUG 46809(T)) and Cupriavidus taiwanensis comb. nov. (type strain LMG 19424(T)=CCUG 44338(T))...
  69. ncbi Arcobacter cibarius sp. nov., isolated from broiler carcasses
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:713-7. 2005
    ..These data demonstrate that the 20 isolates represent a single novel Arcobacter species, for which the name Arcobacter cibarius sp. nov. is proposed, with LMG 21996(T) (=CCUG 48482(T)) as the type strain...
  70. ncbi Advenella incenata gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel member of the Alcaligenaceae, isolated from various clinical samples
    Tom Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:251-6. 2005
    ..nov. (type strain LMG 22250T=CCUG 45225T) and five currently unnamed genomic species. The DNA G+C content of members of the novel genus Advenella is between 54.0 and 57.7 mol%...
  71. doi Anaerostipes butyraticus sp. nov., an anaerobic, butyrate-producing bacterium from Clostridium cluster XIVa isolated from broiler chicken caecal content, and emended description of the genus Anaerostipes
    Venessa Eeckhaut
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Avian Diseases, Research Group Veterinary Public Health and Zoonoses, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:1108-12. 2010
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is 35-7(T) (=LMG 24724(T) =DSM 22094(T)). An emended description of the genus Anaerostipes is also provided...
  72. doi Nautella italica gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from a marine electroactive biofilm
    Ilse Vandecandelaere
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Vakgroep Biochemie, Fysiologie en Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:811-7. 2009
    ..Therefore the five isolates represent a novel genus and species, for which the name Nautella italica gen. nov., sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain is LMG 24365(T) (=CCUG 55857(T)). The DNA G+C content of the type strain is 61 mol%...
  73. ncbi The prevalence of Arcobacter spp. on chicken carcasses sold in retail markets in Turkey, and identification of the isolates using SDS-PAGE
    H Ibrahim Atabay
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey
    Int J Food Microbiol 81:21-8. 2003
    ..All isolates were identified as Arcobacter butzleri. Of the 44 fresh chicken carcasses examined, 42 (95%) were positive for A. butzleri. A. butzleri was also recovered from seven (23%) of the 31 frozen carcasses examined...
  74. ncbi Leuconostoc holzapfelii sp. nov., isolated from Ethiopian coffee fermentation and assessment of sequence analysis of housekeeping genes for delineation of Leuconostoc species
    Katrien De Bruyne
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:2952-9. 2007
    ..Strain LMG 23990(T) (=CCUG 54536(T)) therefore represents a novel species, for which the name Leuconostoc holzapfelii sp. nov. is proposed...
  75. ncbi Identification of a new variable number tandem repeat locus in Mycobacterium ulcerans for potential strain discrimination among African isolates
    A Ablordey
    Mycobacteriology Unit, Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium
    Clin Microbiol Infect 13:734-6. 2007
    ..These results are consistent with previously investigated independent markers, and provide an additional locus for variable number tandem repeat-based typing of M. ulcerans...
  76. ncbi Molecular characterisation of group A streptococci from invasive and non-invasive disease episodes in Belgium during 1993-1994
    P Descheemaeker
    Department of Microbiology, University Hospital Antwerp, Universitaire Instelling Antwerpen, Belgium
    J Med Microbiol 49:467-71. 2000
    ..Other streptococcal virulence factors in conjunction with host factors may determine the outcome of invasive GAS infection...
  77. pmc Use of PCR analyses to define the distribution of Ralstonia species recovered from patients with cystic fibrosis
    Tom Coenye
    Laboratory for Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 43:3463-6. 2005
    ..respiraculi and Ralstonia pickettii accounted for 19% and 18%, respectively. Ralstonia basilensis and Ralstonia metallidurans, species not previously recovered from human samples, were also identified...
  78. ncbi Burkholderia bryophila sp. nov. and Burkholderia megapolitana sp. nov., moss-associated species with antifungal and plant-growth-promoting properties
    Peter Vandamme
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:2228-35. 2007
    ..All moss isolates of both novel species showed antifungal activity against phytopathogens as well as plant-growth-promoting properties...
  79. doi Devriesea agamarum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium associated with dermatitis and septicaemia in agamid lizards
    An Martel
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology and Poultry Diseases, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, B 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:2206-9. 2008
    ..nov., sp. nov. The type strain is IMP2(T) (=LMG 24257(T)=CCUG 55056(T))...
  80. doi Reassessment of the taxonomy of Arcobacter cryaerophilus
    Lies Debruyne
    Laboratory of Microbiology WE 10, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, Ghent University, KL Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 33:7-14. 2010
    ..These results therefore also demonstrate that the current subgroup nomenclature in A. cryaerophilus should be abandoned, and that the type strain is genetically aberrant and poorly represents strains belonging to this species...
  81. doi Influence of pasteurization, brining conditions and production environment on the microbiota of artisan Gouda-type cheeses
    Koenraad Van Hoorde
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, Gent, Belgium
    Food Microbiol 27:425-33. 2010
    ....
  82. ncbi Overrepresentation of immunostimulatory CpG motifs in Burkholderia genomes
    Tom Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Farmaceutische, Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    J Cyst Fibros 4:193-6. 2005
    ..This suggests that DNA from Burkholderia sp. has the potential to cause significant inflammatory response. Whether this contributes significantly to the airway inflammation often observed in infected CF patients remains to be determined...
  83. ncbi Identification of genomic groups in the genus Stenotrophomonas using gyrB RFLP analysis
    Tom Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, KL Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 40:181-5. 2004
    ..Our data also indicate that the majority of CF isolates grouped in two clusters. This may indicate that isolates from specific genomic groups have an increased potential for colonisation of the respiratory tract of CF patients...
  84. ncbi Stenotrophomonas africana Drancourt et al. 1997 is a later synonym of Stenotrophomonas maltophilia (Hugh 1981) Palleroni and Bradbury 1993
    Tom Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:1235-7. 2004
    ..A DNA-DNA binding level of 70% between both type strains confirmed that S. africana and S. maltophilia represent the same taxon. It is concluded that S. africana is a later synonym of S. maltophilia...
  85. pmc Arcobacter species in humans
    Olivier Vandenberg
    Department of Microbiology, Saint Pierre University Hospital, B 1000 Brussels, Belgium
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1863-7. 2004
    ..Our observations suggest that A. butzleri displays microbiologic and clinical features similar to those of Campylobacter jejuni; however, A. butzleri is more frequently associated with a persistent, watery diarrhea...
  86. doi Validation of MALDI-TOF MS for rapid classification and identification of lactic acid bacteria, with a focus on isolates from traditional fermented foods in Northern Vietnam
    N T L Doan
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Lett Appl Microbiol 55:265-73. 2012
    ..To evaluate the potential use of MALDI-TOF MS for fast and reliable classification and identification of lactic acid bacteria (LAB) from traditional fermented foods...
  87. ncbi Development of a new protocol for the isolation and quantification of Arcobacter species from poultry products
    K Houf
    Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Food Microbiol 71:189-96. 2001
    ..This new protocol provides a fast and reliable method for the isolation of Arcobacter species from poultry and can contribute to more comprehensive epidemiological investigations...
  88. pmc Multiplex PCR assay for differentiation of Helicobacter felis, H. bizzozeronii, and H. salomonis
    M Baele
    Department of Pathology, Bacteriology, and Avian Diseases, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 42:1115-22. 2004
    ....
  89. ncbi Isolation of Burkholderia cepacia complex genomovars from waters
    Karen Vermis
    Laboratory for Pharmaceutical Microbiology, University of Ghent, Ghent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 26:595-600. 2003
    ..e. B. cepacia (genomovar I), B. multivorans, B. cenocepacia, B. vietnamiensis and B. anthina. Drinking waters did not contain Bcc bacteria. However, the genomovar pattern from a given sample varied with the enrichment broth used...
  90. doi Arcobacter thereius sp. nov., isolated from pigs and ducks
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:2599-604. 2009
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is LMG 24486(T) (=CCUG 56902(T))...
  91. doi Campylobacter subantarcticus sp. nov., isolated from birds in the sub-Antarctic region
    Lies Debruyne
    Department of Biochemistry, Physiology and Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, Ghent University, Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:815-9. 2010
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is R-3023(T) (=LMG 24377(T) =CCUG 38513(T))...
  92. ncbi Diversity of transconjugants that acquired plasmid pJP4 or pEMT1 after inoculation of a donor strain in the A- and B-horizon of an agricultural soil and description of Burkholderia hospita sp. nov. and Burkholderia terricola sp. nov
    Johan Goris
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 25:340-52. 2002
    ..The transconjugant collections isolated from A- (0-30 cm depth) and B-horizon (30-60 cm depth) soil were similar, except for B. terricola transconjugants, which were only isolated from the B-horizon...
  93. ncbi Molecular characterization of Arcobacter isolates collected in a poultry slaughterhouse
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Food Prot 66:364-9. 2003
    ..However, the results obtained in this study brought to light insufficient decontamination at the processing plant involved in the study and confirmed the survival capacity of certain A. butzleri strains...
  94. ncbi Occurrence and distribution of Arcobacter species in poultry processing
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Food Prot 65:1233-9. 2002
    ..Arcobacter contamination during slaughter, either direct (from chicken intestinal content or feces) or indirect (from equipment), was not confirmed. The origin and the precise routes of contamination remain to be determined...
  95. pmc Taxonomic structure and stability of the bacterial community in belgian sourdough ecosystems as assessed by culture and population fingerprinting
    Ilse Scheirlinck
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:2414-23. 2008
    ..Within a sampling interval of 1 year, this study reinforces previous observations that the bakery environment rather than the type or batch of flour largely determines the development of a stable LAB population in sourdoughs...
  96. ncbi Use of the genomic signature in bacterial classification and identification
    Tom Coenye
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 27:175-85. 2004
    ..Using the genomic signature we have also predicted DNA-DNA binding values for fastidious or unculturable endosymbionts belonging to the genera Rickettsia, Wigglesworthia and Buchnera...
  97. doi Hafnia paralvei sp. nov., formerly known as Hafnia alvei hybridization group 2
    Geert Huys
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:1725-8. 2010
    ..alvei HG 2 represent a novel species, for which the name Hafnia paralvei sp. nov. is proposed; ATCC 29927T (=CDC 4510-73T =LMG 24706T), the former reference strain of H. alvei HG 2, is designated the type strain...
  98. ncbi Evaluation of tRNA intergenic length polymorphism (tDNA-pCR) for the differentiation of the members of the Burkholderia cepacia complex
    Virginie Storms
    Department of Biochemistry, Physiology and Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, University of Gent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 25:376-85. 2002
    ..cepacia complex unambiguously or to replace the currently used methods, it is a very fast and easily applicable method that could be a very useful tool for the differentiation and identification of B. cepacia-like organisms...
  99. doi Weissella fabaria sp. nov., from a Ghanaian cocoa fermentation
    Katrien De Bruyne
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:1999-2005. 2010
    ..Additional sequence analysis using pheS gene sequences proved useful for identification of all Weissella-Leuconostoc-Oenococcus species and for the recognition of the novel species...
  100. ncbi Phenotypic and molecular assessment of antimicrobial resistance in Lactobacillus paracasei strains of food origin
    Geert Huys
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Physiology, Biochemistry and Microbiology, Faculty of Sciences, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, Ghent, Belgium
    J Food Prot 71:339-44. 2008
    ..paracasei and L. casei for differentiating susceptible strains from those strains harboring one or more acquired resistance factors...
  101. doi Diversity of lactic acid bacteria in two Flemish artisan raw milk Gouda-type cheeses
    Koenraad Van Hoorde
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Food Microbiol 25:929-35. 2008
    ..We recommend the integrated use of culture-dependent and -independent approaches to maximally encompass the taxonomic spectrum of LAB occurring in Gouda-type and other cheeses...