Ana Carolina P Vicente

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Affiliation: Rio de Janeiro
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outbreaks of cholera-like diarrhoea caused by enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli in the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest
    Ana C P Vicente
    Department of Genetics, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Avenida Brasil 4365, Rio de Janeiro, CEP 21045 900, Brazil
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 99:669-74. 2005
  2. pmc Genome sequence of the human pathogen Vibrio cholerae Amazonia
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microrganims, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Bacteriol 193:5877-8. 2011
  3. pmc Cholera outbreaks in Nigeria are associated with multidrug resistant atypical El Tor and non-O1/non-O139 Vibrio cholerae
    Michel A Marin
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microorganisms, Oswaldo Cruz Institute IOC, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2049. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Identification of vibrio cholerae and vibrio mimicus by multilocus sequence analysis (MLSA)
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:617-21. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Vibrio cholerae O1 lineages driving cholera outbreaks during seventh cholera pandemic in Ghana
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microrganisms, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Oswaldo Cruz Fundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Infect Genet Evol 11:1951-6. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint HTLV-1a tax gene and long terminal repeat sequences from Argentinean strains reveal disagreement with tax restriction fragment length polymorphism subtyping
    Alena M Iniguez
    Departamento de Genetica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 23:1127-30. 2007
  7. pmc Genomic taxonomy of Vibrios
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microrganims, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Evol Biol 9:258. 2009
  8. pmc Genetic characterization of human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 in Mozambique: transcontinental lineages drive the HTLV-1 endemic
    Ana Carolina P Vicente
    Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1038. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic markers on the HTLV-1 p12I protein sequences from Brazilian HAM/TSP patients and asymptomatic HTLV-1 carrier isolates
    Alena M Iniguez
    Departamento de Genetica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, 21045 900, Brazil
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 21:580-2. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Towards a genome based taxonomy of Mycoplasmas
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microorganisms, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Infect Genet Evol 11:1798-804. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Outbreaks of cholera-like diarrhoea caused by enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli in the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest
    Ana C P Vicente
    Department of Genetics, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Avenida Brasil 4365, Rio de Janeiro, CEP 21045 900, Brazil
    Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 99:669-74. 2005
    ..This is the first report of ETEC, molecularly characterized as the aetiological agent of severe diarrhoea in children and adults in the Brazilian Amazon Rainforest...
  2. pmc Genome sequence of the human pathogen Vibrio cholerae Amazonia
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microrganims, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Bacteriol 193:5877-8. 2011
    ..The genomic analysis revealed that it contains Vibrio pathogenicity island 2 and a set of genes related to pathogenesis and fitness, such as the type VI secretion system, present in choleragenic V. cholerae strains...
  3. pmc Cholera outbreaks in Nigeria are associated with multidrug resistant atypical El Tor and non-O1/non-O139 Vibrio cholerae
    Michel A Marin
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microorganisms, Oswaldo Cruz Institute IOC, Oswaldo Cruz Foundation FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 7:e2049. 2013
    ..Variants of Vibrio cholerae O1 El Tor biotype have emerged but very little is known about strains causing cholera outbreaks in West Africa, which is crucial for the implementation of interventions to control epidemic cholera...
  4. doi request reprint Identification of vibrio cholerae and vibrio mimicus by multilocus sequence analysis (MLSA)
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:617-21. 2008
    ..V. cholerae and V. mimicus isolates can be readily identified through the open database resource 'The Taxonomy of Vibrios' (http://www.taxvibrio.lncc.br/)...
  5. doi request reprint Vibrio cholerae O1 lineages driving cholera outbreaks during seventh cholera pandemic in Ghana
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microrganisms, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, Oswaldo Cruz Fundation, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Infect Genet Evol 11:1951-6. 2011
    ..This study showed that distinct V. cholerae O1 were the determinants of cholera outbreaks in Ghana. Thus, in endemic regions, such as Africa, cholera can be caused by various V. cholerae O1 genotypes...
  6. ncbi request reprint HTLV-1a tax gene and long terminal repeat sequences from Argentinean strains reveal disagreement with tax restriction fragment length polymorphism subtyping
    Alena M Iniguez
    Departamento de Genetica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 23:1127-30. 2007
    ..These results indicate that the tax gene RFLP assay which has been proposed and used by some authors to screen HTLV-1a subgroups, is not a suitable tool to perform molecular epidemiological characterization of HTLV-1a populations...
  7. pmc Genomic taxonomy of Vibrios
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microrganims, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    BMC Evol Biol 9:258. 2009
    ..Our aim is to analyse the usefulness of these tools for species identification in vibrios...
  8. pmc Genetic characterization of human T-cell lymphotropic virus type 1 in Mozambique: transcontinental lineages drive the HTLV-1 endemic
    Ana Carolina P Vicente
    Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    PLoS Negl Trop Dis 5:e1038. 2011
    ..Recently, the epidemiology of this virus was addressed in blood donors from Maputo, showing rates from 0.9 to 1.2%. However, the origin and impact of HTLV endemic in this population is unknown...
  9. ncbi request reprint Genetic markers on the HTLV-1 p12I protein sequences from Brazilian HAM/TSP patients and asymptomatic HTLV-1 carrier isolates
    Alena M Iniguez
    Departamento de Genetica, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, 21045 900, Brazil
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 21:580-2. 2005
    ..Nonetheless, some genetic markers were recognized in association with isolates from HTLV-1a subgroup B and Brazilian HTLV-1aA strains...
  10. doi request reprint Towards a genome based taxonomy of Mycoplasmas
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Laboratory of Molecular Genetics of Microorganisms, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Infect Genet Evol 11:1798-804. 2011
    ..In our hands, a Mycoplasma species is defined as a group of strains that share ≥ 97% DNA identity in MLSA, ≥ 93.9% AAI and ≤ 8 in Karlin genomic signature. This new definition may be useful to advance the taxonomy of Mycoplasmas...
  11. doi request reprint Vibrio2009: the third international conference on the biology of Vibrios
    Fabiano L Thompson
    Department of Genetics, Institute of Biology, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, UFRJ, Brazil
    Mol Microbiol 77:1065-71. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic analysis of vibrios and related species by means of atpA gene sequences
    Cristiane C Thompson
    Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:2480-4. 2007
    ..The intraspecies variation in the atpA gene sequence was about 99% sequence similarity. The results showed clearly that atpA gene sequences are a suitable alternative for the identification and phylogenetic study of vibrios...
  13. pmc PorA variable antigenic regions VR1, VR2, and VR3 of Neisseria meningitidis serogroups B and C isolated in Brazil from 1999 to 2004
    Ivano de Filippis
    National Institute for Quality Control of Health, Fundacao Oswaldo Cruz, Avenida Brasil 4365, Manguinhos, Rio de Janeiro 21045 900, Brazil
    Infect Immun 75:3683-5. 2007
    ..The presence of VR3 epitope variant 35 or 36 on the surfaces of 87% of the strains analyzed suggests that these antigens should be considered for inclusion in new formulations of vaccines against serogroup B meningococci in Brazil...
  14. ncbi request reprint Coexistence of epidemic colistin-only-sensitive clones of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, including the blaSPM clone, spread in hospitals in a Brazilian Amazon City
    Rosângela Cipriano
    Department of Genetics, Oswaldo Cruz Institute, FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Microb Drug Resist 13:142-6. 2007
    ..Here we detected, for the first time, the coexistence of COS P.aeruginosa genotypes disseminated in several hospitals during long periods, attacking patients under various clinical conditions...
  15. doi request reprint Bacterial community diversity in the Brazilian Atlantic forest soils
    Thiago Bruce
    Department of Genetics, Institute of Biology, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Microb Ecol 60:840-9. 2010
    ..This is the first survey on the Atlantic Forest soils using a combination of cultivation and culture-independent approaches. We conclude that the Brazilian Atlantic Forest soil represents a vast source of novel bacteria...
  16. pmc Close phylogenetic relationship between Angolan and Romanian HIV-1 subtype F1 isolates
    Monick L Guimaraes
    Laboratorio de AIDS and Imunologia Molecular, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz FIOCRUZ, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Retrovirology 6:39. 2009
    ..Here, we investigated the phylogenetic relationships of the HIV-1 subtype F1 circulating in Angola with subtype F1 strains sampled worldwide and reconstructed the evolutionary history of this subtype in Central Africa...
  17. ncbi request reprint HTLV-II infection associated with a chronic neurodegenerative disease: clinical and molecular analysis
    Edimilson A Silva
    HEMORIO, Instituto Estadual de Hematologia Arthur de Siqueira Cavalcanti, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Med Virol 66:253-7. 2002
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