Christophe Ginevra

Summary

Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Legionella pneumophila sequence type 1/Paris pulsotype subtyping by spoligotyping
    Christophe Ginevra
    Address correspondence to Christophe Ginevra
    J Clin Microbiol 50:696-701. 2012
  2. pmc Intragenic tandem repeat variation between Legionella pneumophila strains
    David A Coil
    Laboratory of Bacteriology, Rega Institute for Medical Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Minderbroedersstraat 10, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Microbiol 8:218. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Host-related risk factors and clinical features of community-acquired legionnaires disease due to the Paris and Lorraine endemic strains, 1998-2007, France
    Christophe Ginevra
    Faculte Laennec, Universite de Lyon, Lyon, France
    Clin Infect Dis 49:184-91. 2009
  4. pmc Evaluation of a nested-PCR-derived sequence-based typing method applied directly to respiratory samples from patients with Legionnaires' disease
    Christophe Ginevra
    Universite de Lyon, Lyon, France
    J Clin Microbiol 47:981-7. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of propidium monoazide (PMA) treatment directly on membrane filter for the enumeration of viable but non cultivable Legionella by qPCR
    Sami Slimani
    Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France
    J Microbiol Methods 88:319-21. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Identification of legionella in clinical samples
    Sophie Jarraud
    National Reference Center of Legionella, Centre de Biologie Est, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France
    Methods Mol Biol 954:27-56. 2013
  7. pmc A PCR-based method for monitoring Legionella pneumophila in water samples detects viable but noncultivable legionellae that can recover their cultivability
    Eric Dusserre
    Universite de Lyon, Lyon, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:4817-24. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Zinc-dependent cytoadherence of Legionella pneumophila to human alveolar epithelial cells in vitro
    Diaraf Farba Yaradou
    Universite de Lyon, Lyon F 69008, France
    Microb Pathog 43:234-42. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Growth-phase-dependent mobility of the lvh-encoding region in Legionella pneumophila strain Paris
    Anne Doléans-Jordheim
    INSERM, E0230, Lyon, F 69008, France
    Microbiology 152:3561-8. 2006

Collaborators

  • Sophie Jarraud
  • Philippe Vanhems
  • Valerie Caro
  • Didier Che
  • Carmen Buchrieser
  • Florence Ader
  • G Lina
  • Jerome Etienne
  • Eric Dusserre
  • Francois Vandenesch
  • Anne Doléans-Jordheim
  • Sami Slimani
  • Maelle Molmeret
  • David A Coil
  • Diaraf Farba Yaradou
  • Jean Pierre Facon
  • Audrey Robyns
  • Céline Mazure
  • Liesbeth Vandersmissen
  • Gabriel Festoc
  • Jozef Anne
  • Sylvie Hallier-Soulier
  • Elke Lammertyn
  • Dominique Raze
  • Franco Dante Menozzi
  • Mongi Akermi
  • Christel Cazalet
  • Dominique Schneider
  • Elizabeth Kay
  • Danièle Atlan

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Legionella pneumophila sequence type 1/Paris pulsotype subtyping by spoligotyping
    Christophe Ginevra
    Address correspondence to Christophe Ginevra
    J Clin Microbiol 50:696-701. 2012
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  2. pmc Intragenic tandem repeat variation between Legionella pneumophila strains
    David A Coil
    Laboratory of Bacteriology, Rega Institute for Medical Research, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Minderbroedersstraat 10, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Microbiol 8:218. 2008
    ..Evidence exists from other organisms that these repeats can be involved in the evolution of new genes, gene regulation, adaptation, resistance to environmental stresses, and avoidance of the immune system...
  3. doi request reprint Host-related risk factors and clinical features of community-acquired legionnaires disease due to the Paris and Lorraine endemic strains, 1998-2007, France
    Christophe Ginevra
    Faculte Laennec, Universite de Lyon, Lyon, France
    Clin Infect Dis 49:184-91. 2009
    ..Here, we investigated possible host factors associated with susceptibility to community-acquired Legionnaires disease caused by the endemic Paris and Lorraine strains...
  4. pmc Evaluation of a nested-PCR-derived sequence-based typing method applied directly to respiratory samples from patients with Legionnaires' disease
    Christophe Ginevra
    Universite de Lyon, Lyon, France
    J Clin Microbiol 47:981-7. 2009
    ..Taken together, NPSBT applied directly to clinical specimens significantly improved epidemiological typing compared to the initial SBT, in particular when no isolates are available...
  5. doi request reprint Evaluation of propidium monoazide (PMA) treatment directly on membrane filter for the enumeration of viable but non cultivable Legionella by qPCR
    Sami Slimani
    Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France
    J Microbiol Methods 88:319-21. 2012
    ..Using this method, the amplification of DNA from membrane-damaged L. pneumophila was strongly inhibited for samples containing a small number of dead bacteria...
  6. doi request reprint Identification of legionella in clinical samples
    Sophie Jarraud
    National Reference Center of Legionella, Centre de Biologie Est, Hospices Civils de Lyon, Lyon, France
    Methods Mol Biol 954:27-56. 2013
    ..This chapter is limited to the identification of Legionella in clinical samples; antibody detection in human serum will not be discussed...
  7. pmc A PCR-based method for monitoring Legionella pneumophila in water samples detects viable but noncultivable legionellae that can recover their cultivability
    Eric Dusserre
    Universite de Lyon, Lyon, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:4817-24. 2008
    ..Therefore, some TVC-positive bacteria were potentially infective. These data show that L. pneumophila PCR detects not only culturable bacteria but also VBNC forms and dead bacterial DNA at low chlorine concentrations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Zinc-dependent cytoadherence of Legionella pneumophila to human alveolar epithelial cells in vitro
    Diaraf Farba Yaradou
    Universite de Lyon, Lyon F 69008, France
    Microb Pathog 43:234-42. 2007
    ..We also found that zinc-dependent adherence of L. pneumophila appears to involve recognition of zinc-binding pneumocyte receptors by a bacterial adhesin, and heparan-sulfated host cell receptors, but not type IV pili...
  9. ncbi request reprint Growth-phase-dependent mobility of the lvh-encoding region in Legionella pneumophila strain Paris
    Anne Doléans-Jordheim
    INSERM, E0230, Lyon, F 69008, France
    Microbiology 152:3561-8. 2006
    ..A similar plasmid-like element was described in the Lens strain genome, suggesting that the mobility of the lvh region is a phenomenon widespread among Legionella sp...