I Adlerberth

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Escherichia coli in infants' intestinal microflora: colonization rate, strain turnover, and virulence gene carriage
    Forough Nowrouzian
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Pediatr Res 54:8-14. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Factors influencing the establishment of the intestinal microbiota in infancy
    Ingegerd Adlerberth
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 62:13-29; discussion 29-33. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Establishment of the gut microbiota in Western infants
    I Adlerberth
    Department Infectious Diseases, Institution of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 98:229-38. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Reduced enterobacterial and increased staphylococcal colonization of the infantile bowel: an effect of hygienic lifestyle?
    Ingegerd Adlerberth
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Pediatr Res 59:96-101. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Effect of lifestyle factors on Staphylococcus aureus gut colonization in Swedish and Italian infants
    E Lindberg
    Department of Infectious Disease Clinical Bacteriology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:1209-15. 2011
  6. doi request reprint High cytokine levels in perforated acute otitis media exudates containing live bacteria
    S Skovbjerg
    Department of Infectious Medicine Clinical Bacteriology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 16:1382-8. 2010
  7. doi request reprint High circulating immunoglobulin A levels in infants are associated with intestinal toxigenic Staphylococcus aureus and a lower frequency of eczema
    A C Lundell
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Exp Allergy 39:662-70. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Early fish introduction is associated with less eczema, but not sensitization, in infants
    B Hesselmar
    Department of Paediatrics, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 99:1861-7. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Phylogenetic group B2 Escherichia coli strains from the bowel microbiota of Pakistani infants carry few virulence genes and lack the capacity for long-term persistence
    F L Nowrouzian
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:466-72. 2009
  10. pmc Differential effect on cell-mediated immunity in human volunteers after intake of different lactobacilli
    C Rask
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg
    Clin Exp Immunol 172:321-32. 2013

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  1. ncbi request reprint Escherichia coli in infants' intestinal microflora: colonization rate, strain turnover, and virulence gene carriage
    Forough Nowrouzian
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Pediatr Res 54:8-14. 2003
    ..coli strain turnover rate suggest limited exposure of Swedish infants to E. coli. Our results confirm that P fimbriae and other virulence factors facilitate persistence of E. coli in the human colonic microflora...
  2. doi request reprint Factors influencing the establishment of the intestinal microbiota in infancy
    Ingegerd Adlerberth
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Pediatr Program 62:13-29; discussion 29-33. 2008
    ..This article describes the intestinal colonization pattern in human infants, and reviews factors affecting this process...
  3. doi request reprint Establishment of the gut microbiota in Western infants
    I Adlerberth
    Department Infectious Diseases, Institution of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 98:229-38. 2009
    ..Commensal microbes provide the major drive for maturation of the immune system. Increased hygiene appears to have changed the gut flora of Western infants, which may affect the risk of developing immune mediated diseases...
  4. ncbi request reprint Reduced enterobacterial and increased staphylococcal colonization of the infantile bowel: an effect of hygienic lifestyle?
    Ingegerd Adlerberth
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Pediatr Res 59:96-101. 2006
    ..In their absence, skin bacteria like staphylococci have become the first gut colonizers...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of lifestyle factors on Staphylococcus aureus gut colonization in Swedish and Italian infants
    E Lindberg
    Department of Infectious Disease Clinical Bacteriology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:1209-15. 2011
    ..aureus colonization at 6 months of age (OR 0.3, p 0.01). To conclude, S. aureus is a more common gut colonizer in Swedish than Italian infants, a fact that could not be attributed to feeding or delivery mode...
  6. doi request reprint High cytokine levels in perforated acute otitis media exudates containing live bacteria
    S Skovbjerg
    Department of Infectious Medicine Clinical Bacteriology, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 16:1382-8. 2010
    ..IL-6 and PGE2, however, remain after bacterial disintegration, and may play a role in the resolution phase...
  7. doi request reprint High circulating immunoglobulin A levels in infants are associated with intestinal toxigenic Staphylococcus aureus and a lower frequency of eczema
    A C Lundell
    Department of Rheumatology and Inflammation Research, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Exp Allergy 39:662-70. 2009
    ..Intestinal bacteria trigger IgA production and delayed maturation of mucosal IgA response is linked to allergy development...
  8. doi request reprint Early fish introduction is associated with less eczema, but not sensitization, in infants
    B Hesselmar
    Department of Paediatrics, The Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Paediatr 99:1861-7. 2010
    ..To investigate if the development of allergic diseases during the child's first 18 months of life is influenced by the time at which different food items were introduced into the child's diet...
  9. doi request reprint Phylogenetic group B2 Escherichia coli strains from the bowel microbiota of Pakistani infants carry few virulence genes and lack the capacity for long-term persistence
    F L Nowrouzian
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 15:466-72. 2009
    ..Thus, extra-intestinal pathogenicity may be the foremost characteristic of B2 strains colonizing Western populations...
  10. pmc Differential effect on cell-mediated immunity in human volunteers after intake of different lactobacilli
    C Rask
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Institute of Biomedicine, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg
    Clin Exp Immunol 172:321-32. 2013
    ..The stimulation of CD8(+) T cells and NK T cells suggests that intake of probiotic bacteria may enhance the immune defence against, e.g. viral infections or tumours...
  11. ncbi request reprint Increased frequency of intestinal Escherichia coli carrying genes for S fimbriae and haemolysin in IgA-deficient individuals
    V Friman
    Department of Clinical Immunology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Microb Pathog 32:35-42. 2002
    ..coli with potentially inflammatogenic properties in their microflora, which may contribute to the development of gastrointestinal disorders such as inflammatory bowel diseases...
  12. doi request reprint Spray bacteriotherapy decreases middle ear fluid in children with secretory otitis media
    S Skovbjerg
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, University of Gothenburg, Guldhedsgatan 10A, SE 413 46 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Arch Dis Child 94:92-8. 2009
    ..Secretory otitis media (SOM) is characterised by persistent fluid in the middle ear cavity, but the cause is unknown. We investigated the clinical, bacteriological and immunological effects of treatment with probiotic bacteria on SOM...
  13. ncbi request reprint Oral and intestinal microflora in 5-fluorouracil treated rats, translocation to cervical and mesenteric lymph nodes and effects of probiotic bacteria
    I von Bültzingslöwen
    Department of Endodontology and Oral Diagnosis, The Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 18:278-84. 2003
    ..This study reinforces the oral cavity, along with the gastrointestinal tract, as a source for bacterial dissemination. The use of probiotic bacteria may reduce some side effects of 5-FU treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Antibiotic resistance in Staphylococcus aureus colonising the intestines of Swedish infants
    E Lindberg
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Clin Microbiol Infect 10:890-4. 2004
    ..This may aggravate the ecological consequences of antibiotic resistance development...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of human milk on type 1 and P-fimbrial mRNA expression in intestinal Escherichia coli strains
    F L Nowrouzian
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Lett Appl Microbiol 40:74-80. 2005
    ..coli from bottle-fed infants. In this study we investigated the effect of human milk on production of mRNA for fimA (type 1 fimbriae) and papC (P fimbriae) in E. coli...
  16. pmc High rate of transfer of Staphylococcus aureus from parental skin to infant gut flora
    Erika Lindberg
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, SE 413 46 Goteborg, Sweden
    J Clin Microbiol 42:530-4. 2004
    ..aureus carriage (P = 0.0001). These results suggest that S. aureus on parental skin establish readily in the infantile gut, perhaps due to poor competition from other gut bacteria...
  17. ncbi request reprint Escherichia coli strains belonging to phylogenetic group B2 have superior capacity to persist in the intestinal microflora of infants
    Forough L Nowrouzian
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    J Infect Dis 191:1078-83. 2005
    ..03). Thus, group B2 strains appear to possess yet unidentified traits that enhance their survival in the human intestine...
  18. pmc Tetracycline resistance in Escherichia coli and persistence in the infantile colonic microbiota
    Nahid Karami
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Guldhedsgatan 10A, SE 413 46 Goteborg, Sweden
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:156-61. 2006
    ..Resistant strains may possess colonization factors that balance the cost of producing resistance elements...
  19. doi request reprint Colonization dynamics of ampicillin-resistant Escherichia coli in the infantile colonic microbiota
    Nahid Karami
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology and Virology, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Antimicrob Chemother 62:703-8. 2008
    ..To compare the colonization dynamics of ampicillin-resistant and ampicillin-susceptible Escherichia coli strains in the infantile intestinal microbiota...
  20. ncbi request reprint Reduced diversity in the early fecal microbiota of infants with atopic eczema
    Mei Wang
    Department of Food Technology, Engineering and Nutrition, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 121:129-34. 2008
    ..It might be that early intestinal colonization by bacteria in westernized infants fails to give rise to sufficient immune stimulation to support maturation of regulatory immune mechanisms...
  21. ncbi request reprint Transfer of an ampicillin resistance gene between two Escherichia coli strains in the bowel microbiota of an infant treated with antibiotics
    Nahid Karami
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:1142-5. 2007
    ..To investigate the presumed acquisition of ampicillin resistance by an Escherichia coli strain residing in the gut of an infant...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lactobacilli in the intestinal microbiota of Swedish infants
    Siv Ahrne
    Department of Food Technology, Engineering and Nutrition, Lund University, Box 124, 22100 Lund, Sweden
    Microbes Infect 7:1256-62. 2005
    ..Our results suggest that certain Lactobacillus species, especially L. rhamnosus, thrive in the intestinal flora of breast-fed infants. After weaning they are replaced by other Lactobacillus species of types found in food...
  23. pmc Reduced phase switch capacity and functional adhesin expression of type 1-fimbriated Escherichia coli from immunoglobulin A-deficient individuals
    Forough L Nowrouzian
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Guldhedsgatan 10, S 413 46 Goteborg, Sweden
    Infect Immun 75:932-40. 2007
    ..04) and transient strains from IgA-deficient individuals (P = 0.01). The presence of S-IgA appears to favor the establishment of E. coli clones which readily express mannose-specific adhesins in the bowel microbiota...
  24. ncbi request reprint Enhanced persistence in the colonic microbiota of Escherichia coli strains belonging to phylogenetic group B2: role of virulence factors and adherence to colonic cells
    Forough L Nowrouzian
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, Goteborg University, Guldhedsgatan 10, S 413 46 Goteborg, Sweden
    Microbes Infect 8:834-40. 2006
    ..16). Our results indicate that virulence factors carried by group B2 strains contribute to their strong colonizing capacity. These factors may actually be regarded as fitness factors in the human gut...
  25. ncbi request reprint Gut microbiota and development of atopic eczema in 3 European birth cohorts
    Ingegerd Adlerberth
    Department of Clinical Bacteriology, St George s, University of London, London, United Kingdom
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 120:343-50. 2007
    ..Stimulation of the immune system by gut microbes might prevent allergy development...