Eugen Domann

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Affiliation: University of Giessen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Highly specific and quick detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in feces and gut tissue of cattle and humans by multiple real-time PCR assays
    Can Imirzalioglu
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1843-52. 2011
  2. pmc Identification and characterization of a novel PrfA-regulated gene in Listeria monocytogenes whose product, IrpA, is highly homologous to internalin proteins, which contain leucine-rich repeats
    E Domann
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen, Germany
    Infect Immun 65:101-9. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparative genomic analysis for the presence of potential enterococcal virulence factors in the probiotic Enterococcus faecalis strain Symbioflor 1
    Eugen Domann
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, University of Giessen, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 297:533-9. 2007
  4. pmc Culture-independent identification of pathogenic bacteria and polymicrobial infections in the genitourinary tract of renal transplant recipients
    Eugen Domann
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Hospital of the Justus Liebig University Giessen, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5500-10. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint [Rapid and reliable detection of multiresistent Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) by multiplex PCR]
    E Domann
    Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie Leiter Prof Dr T Chakraborty, Klinikum der Justus Liebig Universität Giessen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 125:613-8. 2000
  6. pmc Comparative genomics and transcriptomics of lineages I, II, and III strains of Listeria monocytogenes
    Torsten Hain
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Schubertstrasse 81, Giessen, D 35392, Germany
    BMC Genomics 13:144. 2012
  7. pmc Conjugative IncFI plasmids carrying CTX-M-15 among Escherichia coli ESBL producing isolates at a University hospital in Germany
    Stephen E Mshana
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 9:97. 2009
  8. pmc Novel bacterial artificial chromosome vector pUvBBAC for use in studies of the functional genomics of Listeria spp
    Torsten Hain
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:1892-901. 2008
  9. pmc Complete genome sequence of Listeria seeligeri, a nonpathogenic member of the genus Listeria
    Christiane Steinweg
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    J Bacteriol 192:1473-4. 2010
  10. pmc Complete sequences of plasmids from the hemolytic-uremic syndrome-associated Escherichia coli strain HUSEC41
    Carsten Künne
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    J Bacteriol 194:532-3. 2012

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  1. pmc Highly specific and quick detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in feces and gut tissue of cattle and humans by multiple real-time PCR assays
    Can Imirzalioglu
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 49:1843-52. 2011
    ..avium subsp. paratuberculosis bacteria per gram of stool in assay-positive samples. Thus, the methods described here are useful for rapid and specific detection of M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis in clinical samples...
  2. pmc Identification and characterization of a novel PrfA-regulated gene in Listeria monocytogenes whose product, IrpA, is highly homologous to internalin proteins, which contain leucine-rich repeats
    E Domann
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Justus Liebig Universitat Giessen, Germany
    Infect Immun 65:101-9. 1997
    ..However, in vivo studies using the mouse infection model revealed that the irpA mutant showed reduced virulence compared to the parental strain. These results suggest a role for IrpA during disseminated infection by L. monocytogenes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Comparative genomic analysis for the presence of potential enterococcal virulence factors in the probiotic Enterococcus faecalis strain Symbioflor 1
    Eugen Domann
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, University of Giessen, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 297:533-9. 2007
    ..The presence of these traits may be advantageous for the strain Symbioflor 1 since they potentially enable colonization and proliferation of the bacterium on mucosal surfaces thereby conferring on it probiotic traits...
  4. pmc Culture-independent identification of pathogenic bacteria and polymicrobial infections in the genitourinary tract of renal transplant recipients
    Eugen Domann
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Hospital of the Justus Liebig University Giessen, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5500-10. 2003
    ..A detailed understanding of infections found in recipients of renal transplants will guide antibiotic therapy regimens and provide new perspectives for decreasing the risk of graft rejection...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Rapid and reliable detection of multiresistent Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) by multiplex PCR]
    E Domann
    Institut für Medizinische Mikrobiologie Leiter Prof Dr T Chakraborty, Klinikum der Justus Liebig Universität Giessen
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 125:613-8. 2000
    ..The purpose of our study was to set up a rapid and reliable identification procedure for MRSA by the amplification of specific gene determinants by PCR in order to to efficiently support therapy and eradication of the pathogen...
  6. pmc Comparative genomics and transcriptomics of lineages I, II, and III strains of Listeria monocytogenes
    Torsten Hain
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Schubertstrasse 81, Giessen, D 35392, Germany
    BMC Genomics 13:144. 2012
    ..monocytogenes. Lineage III, represented by the 4a L99 genome is known to contain strains less virulent for humans...
  7. pmc Conjugative IncFI plasmids carrying CTX-M-15 among Escherichia coli ESBL producing isolates at a University hospital in Germany
    Stephen E Mshana
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 9:97. 2009
    ..Little data on the molecular epidemiology of ESBL producing Escherichia coli is available in Germany. Here we describe the prevalence and molecular epidemiology of ESBL producing-Escherichia coli isolates at a German University hospital...
  8. pmc Novel bacterial artificial chromosome vector pUvBBAC for use in studies of the functional genomics of Listeria spp
    Torsten Hain
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:1892-901. 2008
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  9. pmc Complete genome sequence of Listeria seeligeri, a nonpathogenic member of the genus Listeria
    Christiane Steinweg
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    J Bacteriol 192:1473-4. 2010
    ..We report the complete and annotated genome sequence of the nonpathogenic Listeria seeligeri SLCC3954 serovar 1/2b type strain harboring the smallest completely sequenced genome of the genus Listeria...
  10. pmc Complete sequences of plasmids from the hemolytic-uremic syndrome-associated Escherichia coli strain HUSEC41
    Carsten Künne
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    J Bacteriol 194:532-3. 2012
    ..The complete and annotated sequences of four plasmids from a historical enteroaggregative Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (HUSEC) serotype O104:H4 strain, HUSEC41/01-09591, isolated in 2001 in Germany are reported...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pathogenomics of Listeria spp
    Torsten Hain
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 297:541-57. 2007
    ..to understand genome evolution and diversity, as well as physiological aspects of metabolism utilized by the bacteria when growing in diverse and varied environments...
  12. pmc Intracellular gene expression profile of Listeria monocytogenes
    Som Subhra Chatterjee
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Infect Immun 74:1323-38. 2006
    ..monocytogenes in host cells. Overall, our study provides crucial insights into the strategy of intracellular survival and measures taken by L. monocytogenes to escape the host cell responses...
  13. pmc Whole-genome sequence of Listeria welshimeri reveals common steps in genome reduction with Listeria innocua as compared to Listeria monocytogenes
    Torsten Hain
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    J Bacteriol 188:7405-15. 2006
    ..The species L. welshimeri appears to have been derived from early evolutionary events and an ancestor more compact than L. monocytogenes that led to the emergence of nonpathogenic Listeria spp...
  14. ncbi request reprint The ferritin-like protein Frm is a target for the humoral immune response to Listeria monocytogenes and is required for efficient bacterial survival
    Walid Mohamed
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Justus Liebig Universitat, 35392, Giessen, Germany
    Mol Genet Genomics 275:344-53. 2006
    ..Animal studies show that Frm contributes to pathogenesis in mice, in particular, at early time points following infection...
  15. pmc Rapid identification and typing of listeria species by matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry
    Sukhadeo B Barbuddhe
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:5402-7. 2008
    ..MALDI-TOF MS fingerprinting may have potential for Listeria identification and subtyping and may improve infection control measures...
  16. pmc Galleria mellonella as a model system for studying Listeria pathogenesis
    Krishnendu Mukherjee
    Institute for Phytopathology and Applied Zoology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:310-7. 2010
    ..isolated from a wide variety of settings from both the clinic and the environment...
  17. pmc Inhibitory activity of a standardized elderberry liquid extract against clinically-relevant human respiratory bacterial pathogens and influenza A and B viruses
    Christian Krawitz
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Strasse 107, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    BMC Complement Altern Med 11:16. 2011
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  18. pmc Erythema caused by a localised skin infection with Arthrobacter mysorens
    Can Imirzalioglu
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    BMC Infect Dis 10:352. 2010
    ..Skin erythemas of unknown origin are a frequent reason for consulting the general practitioner or dermatologist...
  19. doi request reprint Expression of the reporter genes lacZ and EGFP in human glioblastoma cells using Listeria monocytogenes as vector for gene transfer
    Ulf Nestler
    Department of Neurosurgery, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Neurol Res 31:859-68. 2009
    ..Glioblastoma has become a model target for viral gene therapy approaches. To circumvent some of the inherent problems of viral vectors, we examined the feasibility of Listeria monocytogenes for foreign gene expression in glioblastoma cells...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effects of combined gentamicin-hydroxyapatite coating for cementless joint prostheses on the reduction of infection rates in a rabbit infection prophylaxis model
    Volker Alt
    Department of Trauma Surgery Giessen, University Hospital Giessen Marburg, Rudolf Buchheim Strasse 7, 35385 Giessen, Germany
    Biomaterials 27:4627-34. 2006
    ..In further studies biocompatibility of the coatings has to be assessed...
  21. ncbi request reprint An in vitro assessment of the antibacterial properties and cytotoxicity of nanoparticulate silver bone cement
    Volker Alt
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Rudolf Buchheim Str 7, 35385 Giessen, Germany
    Biomaterials 25:4383-91. 2004
    ..This new form of silver called NanoSilver was free of in vitro cytotoxicity and showed high effectiveness against multiresistant bacteria. If the results can be confirmed in vivo NanoSilver may have a high interest in joint arthroplasty...
  22. doi request reprint A new animal model for implant-related infected non-unions after intramedullary fixation of the tibia in rats with fluorescent in situ hybridization of bacteria in bone infection
    Volker Alt
    Department of Trauma Surgery Giessen, University Hospital of Giessen Marburg, Giessen, Germany
    Bone 48:1146-53. 2011
    ..This work presents the first animal model for the induction of intramedullary device-related infected non-union in the tibia and detection of bacteria by FISH technique in infected bone...
  23. pmc In vitro testing of antimicrobial activity of bone cement
    Volker Alt
    Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Giessen, Rudolf Buchheim Str 7, 35385 Giessen, Germany
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:4084-8. 2004
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  24. doi request reprint [Update: invasive fungal infections: Diagnosis and treatment in surgical intensive care medicine]
    C Lichtenstern
    Klinik fur Anaesthesiologie und operative Intensivmedizin, Universitätsklinikum Giessen und Marburg, Standort Giessen, Germany
    Anaesthesist 59:30-52. 2010
    ..Depending on the species detected de-escalating to an azole is feasible if organ dysfunctions have resolved. An invasive aspergillosis is primarily treated with voriconazole...
  25. ncbi request reprint Internalin B is essential for adhesion and mediates the invasion of Listeria monocytogenes into human endothelial cells
    S K Parida
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Mol Microbiol 28:81-93. 1998
    ..The entry process was polarized, involved single bacteria and occurred over the entire surface of endothelial cells...
  26. ncbi request reprint Genome organization and the evolution of the virulence gene locus in Listeria species
    T Chakraborty
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Klinikum der Justus Liebig Universität Giessen, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 290:167-74. 2000
    ..Thus, here we present an alternative view of the evolution of Listeria spp. and suggest that L. monocytogenes may be the primordial species of this genus...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Nanoparticulate silver. A new antimicrobial substance for bone cement]
    V Alt
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Unfallchirurgie der Justus Liebig Universität Giessen
    Orthopade 33:885-92. 2004
    ..Multiresistant bacteria have become an important problem in prosthetic joint infections. Their frequent resistance against gentamicin, which is commonly used in antibiotic-loaded bone cements, makes a new prophylaxis necessary...
  28. ncbi request reprint Physical and genetic map of the Listeria monocytogenes EGD serotype 1/2a chromosome
    U von Both
    Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Justus Liebig Universitat, Giessen, Germany
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 175:281-9. 1999
    ..Using isogenic mutants harbouring additional artificial NotI restriction sites, we were able to precisely map the positions of all currently known virulence genes on the chromosome...
  29. pmc Diagnosis of mixed Plasmodium malariae and P. vivax infection in a development aid volunteer by examination of bone-marrow specimens by real-time PCR
    Can Imirzalioglu
    Center for Tropical Diseases and Travel Medicine, Hospital of the Justus Liebig University Giessen, Institute of Medical Microbiology, Frankfurter Strasse 107, Giessen, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 44:2307-10. 2006
    ..Conventional tests and serology for malarial parasites were uniformly negative. Identification and quantification of the parasites were accomplished by examining bone-marrow specimens using specific real-time TaqMan PCR...
  30. doi request reprint Hidden pathogens uncovered: metagenomic analysis of urinary tract infections
    C Imirzalioglu
    Institute of Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Andrologia 40:66-71. 2008
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of 16S rDNA as a highly sensitive marker for bacterial presence in Peyronie's disease plaques
    Ekkehard W Hauck
    Department of Urology, Justus Liebig University Giessen, Frankfurter Strasse 107, D 35385 Giessen, Germany
    J Urol 170:2053-6. 2003
    ..We investigated prospectively the occurrence of 16S rDNA as a highly sensitive marker for the presence of bacteria in inflammatory processes...
  32. doi request reprint Detection and identification of bacteria intimately associated with fungi of the order Sebacinales
    Monica Sharma
    Institute of Phytopathology and Applied Zoology, Research Centre for BioSystems, Land Use and Nutrition, Justus Liebig University Giessen, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Cell Microbiol 10:2235-46. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that Sebacinales species regularly undergo complex interactions involving host plants and bacteria reminiscent of other ectomycorrhizal and endomycorrhizal associations...
  33. ncbi request reprint Invasiveness is a variable and heterogeneous phenotype in Listeria monocytogenes serotype strains
    Som S Chatterjee
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University, Frankfurter Str 107, D 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 296:277-86. 2006
    ..Data presented here also suggest that the inlAB locus was introduced into L. monocytogenes by horizontal gene transfer with subsequent deletion and rearrangements occurring during evolution of this species...
  34. ncbi request reprint Tailoring host immune responses to Listeria by manipulation of virulence genes -- the interface between innate and acquired immunity
    Christian Peters
    Aventis Behring, Clinical Research and Development, 1020 First Avenue, King of Prussia, PA 19406, USA
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 35:243-53. 2003
    ..We conclude that this mutant, L. monocytogenes DeltaactADeltaplcB, is at present the most promising mutant for a bacterial vaccine vector and is able to safely induce potent CD8(+) T cell-mediated immunity...
  35. ncbi request reprint Structure of internalin, a major invasion protein of Listeria monocytogenes, in complex with its human receptor E-cadherin
    Wolf Dieter Schubert
    Department of Structural Biology, German Research Center for Biotechnology GBF, Mascheroder Weg 1, D 38124, Braunschweig, Germany
    Cell 111:825-36. 2002
    ..monocytogenes infection that is essential for intermolecular recognition. Our studies reveal the structural basis for host tro-pism of this bacterium and the molecular deception L. monocytogenes employs to exploit the E-cadherin system...
  36. pmc Indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase-expressing dendritic cells form suppurative granulomas following Listeria monocytogenes infection
    Alexey Popov
    Molecular Tumor Biology and Tumor Immunology at the Clinic I for Internal Medicine, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Clin Invest 116:3160-70. 2006
    ..These findings place IDO(+) DCs not only at the intersection of innate and adaptive immunity but also at the forefront of bacterial containment in granulomatous infections...
  37. pmc Human infective endocarditis caused by Streptococcus suis serotype 2
    Martin C Heidt
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital of the Justus Liebig University Giessen, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 43:4898-901. 2005
    ..Since growth of S. suis on commonly used sheep blood agar plates resembles viridans streptococci, diagnosis of S. suis constitutes a diagnostic pitfall. Identification was accomplished by using molecular methods...
  38. ncbi request reprint Induction of immune responses by attenuated isogenic mutant strains of Listeria monocytogenes
    Ayub Darji
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Germany
    Vaccine 21:S102-9. 2003
    ..monocytogenes. These mutant strains can be used as live vaccines against the corresponding virulent pathogen and as carriers for introducing heterologous protective antigens into animals and humans...
  39. ncbi request reprint Listeria monocytogenes mediated CFTR transgene transfer to mammalian cells
    Stefan Krusch
    Division of Cell Biology and Immunology, GBF, German Research Centre for Biotechnology, Mascheroder Weg 1, 38124 Braunschweig, Germany
    J Gene Med 4:655-67. 2002
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  40. ncbi request reprint Listeriolysin of Listeria monocytogenes forms Ca2+-permeable pores leading to intracellular Ca2+ oscillations
    Holger Repp
    Rudolf Buchheim Institute of Pharmacology, Justus Liebig University of Giessen, Frankfurter Str 107, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Cell Microbiol 4:483-91. 2002
    ..As Ca2+ oscillations modulate cellular signalling and gene expression, our findings provide a potential molecular basis for the broad spectrum of Ca2+-dependent cellular responses induced by LLO during Listeria infection...