Ingegerd 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. 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
  3. doi request reprint High frequency of false-positive signals in a real-time PCR-based "Plus/Minus" assay
    Forough L Nowrouzian
    Department of Infectious Medicine, Institution for Biomedicine, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    APMIS 117:68-72. 2009
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

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Publications15

  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. 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...
  3. doi request reprint High frequency of false-positive signals in a real-time PCR-based "Plus/Minus" assay
    Forough L Nowrouzian
    Department of Infectious Medicine, Institution for Biomedicine, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    APMIS 117:68-72. 2009
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  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. pmc Pathogenicity island markers, virulence determinants malX and usp, and the capacity of Escherichia coli to persist in infants' commensal microbiotas
    Anna Ostblom
    Department of Infectious Medicine, Clinical Bacteriology, Guldhedsgatan 10 A, S 413 46 Goteborg, Sweden
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:2303-8. 2011
    ..coli in its natural niche, the colon; accordingly, they may be regarded as fitness islands in the gut...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...