John P Bannantine

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Affiliation: Agricultural Research Service
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Immunoreactivity of the Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis 19-kDa lipoprotein
    Jason F J Huntley
    Department of Microbiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9048, USA
    BMC Microbiol 5:3. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Application of the genome sequence to address concerns that Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis might be a foodborne pathogen
    John P Bannantine
    USDA ARS National Animal Disease Center, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 1:3-15. 2004
  3. pmc Development and characterization of monoclonal antibodies and aptamers against major antigens of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, 2300 North Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:518-26. 2007
  4. pmc Expression and immunogenicity of proteins encoded by sequences specific to Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:106-14. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint The Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis 35 kDa protein plays a role in invasion of bovine epithelial cells
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, 2300 North Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Microbiology 149:2061-9. 2003
  6. pmc Genomic homogeneity between Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium and Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis belies their divergent growth rates
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, 2300 N, Dayton Ave, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    BMC Microbiol 3:10. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint HspX is present within Mycobacterium paratuberculosis-infected macrophages and is recognized by sera from some infected cattle
    J P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Vet Microbiol 76:343-58. 2000
  8. pmc Killing of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis within macrophages
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, Ames, Iowa, USA
    BMC Microbiol 2:2. 2002
  9. pmc Genome scale comparison of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis with Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium reveals potential diagnostic sequences
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:1303-10. 2002
  10. pmc Production and characterization of monoclonal antibodies against a major membrane protein of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, 2300 North Dayton Ave, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:312-7. 2007

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  1. pmc Immunoreactivity of the Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis 19-kDa lipoprotein
    Jason F J Huntley
    Department of Microbiology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9048, USA
    BMC Microbiol 5:3. 2005
    ..paratuberculosis (M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis) 19-kDa lipoprotein as an immunomodulator in cattle with Johne's disease, the gene encoding the 19-kDa protein (MAP0261c) was analyzed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Application of the genome sequence to address concerns that Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis might be a foodborne pathogen
    John P Bannantine
    USDA ARS National Animal Disease Center, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 1:3-15. 2004
    ..Application of these new tools in addressing foodborne related issues of M. paratuberculosis is discussed...
  3. pmc Development and characterization of monoclonal antibodies and aptamers against major antigens of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, 2300 North Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:518-26. 2007
    ..avium subsp. paratuberculosis as well as other mycobacteria. These detection reagents may be beneficial in many JD research applications...
  4. pmc Expression and immunogenicity of proteins encoded by sequences specific to Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:106-14. 2004
    ..avium subsp. paratuberculosis antigens that are not present in any other mycobacteria. These findings may have a major impact on improved diagnostics for Johne's disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint The Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis 35 kDa protein plays a role in invasion of bovine epithelial cells
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, 2300 North Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Microbiology 149:2061-9. 2003
    ..The authors suggest that the MMP is a virulence factor of M. paratuberculosis that may be important in the initiation of infection in vivo...
  6. pmc Genomic homogeneity between Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium and Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis belies their divergent growth rates
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, 2300 N, Dayton Ave, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    BMC Microbiol 3:10. 2003
    ..Yet we show that despite their divergent phenotypes and the diseases they present, the genomes of M. avium and M. paratuberculosis share greater than 97% nucleotide identity over large (25 kb) genomic regions analyzed in this study...
  7. ncbi request reprint HspX is present within Mycobacterium paratuberculosis-infected macrophages and is recognized by sera from some infected cattle
    J P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Vet Microbiol 76:343-58. 2000
    ..Collectively, these data give a preliminary characterization of the first described M. paratuberculosis protein identified within infected macrophages...
  8. pmc Killing of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis within macrophages
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, Ames, Iowa, USA
    BMC Microbiol 2:2. 2002
    ..We examined survival of M. paratuberculosis infections within cultured macrophages to better understand the interplay between bacterium and host...
  9. pmc Genome scale comparison of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis with Mycobacterium avium subsp. avium reveals potential diagnostic sequences
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:1303-10. 2002
    ..avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Collectively, these studies suggest that a genomics approach will help in identifying novel M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis genes as candidate diagnostic sequences...
  10. pmc Production and characterization of monoclonal antibodies against a major membrane protein of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, 2300 North Dayton Ave, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:312-7. 2007
    ..In this study, purified recombinant MMP was used to produce two stable monoclonal antibodies, termed 8G2 and 13E1, which were characterized by immunoblotting, epitope mapping, and immunofluorescence microscopy...
  11. ncbi request reprint Identification of two Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis gene products differentially recognised by sera from rabbits immunised with live mycobacteria but not heat-killed mycobacteria
    J P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    J Med Microbiol 50:795-804. 2001
    ..These purified antibodies demonstrated that Csp1 was present within infected macrophages. Collectively, these data identify novel M. paratuberculosis antigens that may be important in pathogenesis...
  12. pmc Profiling bovine antibody responses to Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis infection by using protein arrays
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, ARS USDA, 2300 North Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Infect Immun 76:739-49. 2008
    ..This powerful combination of genomic information, molecular tools, and immunological assays has enabled the identification of previously unknown antigens of M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis...
  13. doi request reprint Development and use of a partial Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis protein array
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Proteomics 8:463-74. 2008
    ..paratuberculosis surface proteins for immune profiling experiments in cattle...
  14. pmc Characterization of novel coding sequences specific to Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis: implications for diagnosis of Johne's Disease
    Michael L Paustian
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, 2300 North Dayton Ave, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:2675-81. 2004
    ..avium subsp. paratuberculosis-infected cattle. Collectively, the results of this study demonstrate the utility of genomic data to identify potential diagnostic sequences...
  15. ncbi request reprint Identification of diagnostic proteins in Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis by a whole genome analysis approach
    John P Bannantine
    Bacterial Diseases of Liverstock Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, Ames, IA, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 345:185-96. 2006
    ..Using this methodology, we identified the first protein antigens specific to M. paratuberculosis...
  16. pmc Comparative genomic analysis of Mycobacterium avium subspecies obtained from multiple host species
    Michael L Paustian
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, Ames, USA
    BMC Genomics 9:135. 2008
    ..Mycobacterium avium (M. avium) subspecies vary widely in both pathogenicity and host specificity, but the genetic features contributing to this diversity remain unclear...
  17. pmc Impact of protein shedding on detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis by a whole-cell immunoassay incorporating surface-enhanced Raman scattering
    Betsy Jean Yakes
    Department of Chemistry, Ames Laboratory USDOE, and Institute for Combinatorial Discovery, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:235-42. 2008
    ..avium subsp. paratuberculosis that may also be applicable to the design of a wide range of highly sensitive assays for other cells and viruses...
  18. pmc Genome sequencing of ovine isolates of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis offers insights into host association
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Ames, Iowa, USA
    BMC Genomics 13:89. 2012
    ..To systematically characterize all genomic differences that may be associated with the specific hosts, we sequenced the genomes of three U.S. sheep isolates and also obtained an optical map...
  19. pmc Immunogenicity and reactivity of novel Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis PPE MAP1152 and conserved MAP1156 proteins with sera from experimentally and naturally infected animals
    John P Bannantine
    Bacterial Diseases of Livestock Research Unit, USDA ARS National Animal Disease Center, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 18:105-12. 2011
    ..These findings have potential applications to diagnostics, vaccine production, and elucidation of the immunopathogenesis of JD...
  20. pmc Proteome and differential expression analysis of membrane and cytosolic proteins from Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis strains K-10 and 187
    Thomas J Radosevich
    USDA ARS, National Animal Disease Center, 2300 North Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    J Bacteriol 189:1109-17. 2007
    ..Results from these studies will provide tools for developing a better understanding of M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis infection in the host and offer potential as diagnostic reagents and vaccine candidates...
  21. pmc MAP1272c encodes an NlpC/P60 protein, an antigen detected in cattle with Johne's disease
    John P Bannantine
    USDA ARS National Animal Disease Center, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 19:1083-92. 2012
    ..These tools provide additional means to study a strong antigen of M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis...
  22. ncbi request reprint Antigenic profiles of recombinant proteins from Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis in sheep with Johne's disease
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 122:116-25. 2008
    ..This study evaluated multiple M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis recombinant proteins in an ELISA-based format for sheep...
  23. pmc Comparative genomic hybridizations reveal genetic regions within the Mycobacterium avium complex that are divergent from Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis isolates
    Michael L Paustian
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, 2300 North Dayton Ave, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    J Bacteriol 187:2406-15. 2005
    ..Our results indicate that closely related MAC mycobacteria can be distinguished from M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis by multiple clusters of divergent ORFs...
  24. pmc Detection of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis by a sonicate immunoassay based on surface-enhanced Raman scattering
    Betsy Jean Yakes
    Department of Chemistry, Ames Laboratory USDOE, and Institute for Combinatorial Discovery, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa 50011, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:227-34. 2008
    ..The potential for incorporation of this novel assay into diagnostic laboratories is also briefly discussed...
  25. doi request reprint Genomic and transcriptomic studies in Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA Agricultural Research Service, 2300 North Dayton Avenue, Ames, IA, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 138:303-11. 2010
    ..avium subsp. paratuberculosis. Collectively, genomic and transcriptomic data has yielded novel insights surrounding the genetic regulation and biology of Johne's disease...
  26. doi request reprint Characteristics of an extensive Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis recombinant protein set
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center, USDA ARS, Ames, IA 50010, United States
    Protein Expr Purif 72:223-33. 2010
    ..This extensive recombinant protein repository provides a powerful tool for proteome- and genome-scale research of this organism...
  27. pmc No holes barred: invasion of the intestinal mucosa by Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    John P Bannantine
    National Animal Disease Center USDA ARS, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Infect Immun 81:3960-5. 2013
    ..These notable findings are summarized along with added mechanistic details of the early infection model. We conclude by proposing critical next steps to further elucidate the process of M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis invasion. ..
  28. ncbi request reprint Experimental infection of white-tailed deer (Odocoileus virginianus) with Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis
    Mitchell V Palmer
    Bacterial Diseases of Livestock Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, USDA, Agricultural Research Service, 2300 Dayton Avenue, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    J Wildl Dis 43:597-608. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that experimental oral inoculation of white-tailed deer fawns may mimic all aspects of subclinical and clinical paratuberculosis...
  29. pmc Monoclonal Antibodies Bind A SNP-Sensitive Epitope that is Present Uniquely in Mycobacterium avium Subspecies Paratuberculosis
    John P Bannantine
    Agricultural Research Service, United States Department of Agriculture, National Animal Disease Center Ames, IA, USA
    Front Microbiol 2:163. 2011
    ..This new antibody is the first ever isolated that binds only to the paratuberculosis subspecies of M. avium and opens new possibilities for the specific detection of this significant ruminant pathogen...
  30. pmc Demonstration of allelic exchange in the slow-growing bacterium Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis, and generation of mutants with deletions at the pknG, relA, and lsr2 loci
    Kun Taek Park
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, School of Molecular Biosciences, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 7040, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:1687-95. 2008
    ..The improved efficiency of disruption of selected genes in M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis should accelerate development of additional mutants for vaccine testing and functional studies...
  31. doi request reprint Immune responses in mice to Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis following vaccination with a novel 74F recombinant polyprotein
    Li Hsuen Chen
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vaccine 26:1253-62. 2008
    ..Results of this study indicated that immunization of mice with Map74F protected mice against MAP infection...
  32. pmc The complete genome sequence of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis
    Lingling Li
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:12344-9. 2005
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  33. doi request reprint Immunization with a DNA vaccine cocktail induces a Th1 response and protects mice against Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis challenge
    Sung Un Park
    College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Vaccine 26:4329-37. 2008
    ..These results indicate that the use of a recombinant DNA vaccine can provide protective immunity against mycobacterial infection by inducing a Th1 response...
  34. ncbi request reprint Comparative genomics of metabolic pathways in Mycobacterium species: gene duplication, gene decay and lateral gene transfer
    Pradeep Reddy Marri
    Department of Biology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    FEMS Microbiol Rev 30:906-25. 2006
    ..Mycobacterium leprae has evolved by retaining a minimal gene set for most of the gene families, whereas M. avium ssp. paratuberculosis has acquired some of the virulence factors by lateral gene transfer...
  35. pmc Molecular epidemiology of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis: evidence for limited strain diversity, strain sharing, and identification of unique targets for diagnosis
    Alifiya S Motiwala
    Food Animal Health Research Program, Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, The Ohio State University, Wooster, 44691, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:2015-26. 2003
    ..Further, the results of our analyses reveal a relatively higher degree of genetic heterogeneity among M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis isolates recovered from human and ovine sources...
  36. pmc Multilocus short sequence repeat sequencing approach for differentiating among Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis strains
    Alongkorn Amonsin
    Department of Microbiology and Biomedical Genomics Center, University of Minnesota, St Paul, Minnesota 55108, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 42:1694-702. 2004
    ..Taken together, the results of our studies suggest that MLSSR sequencing enables facile and reproducible high-resolution subtyping of M. paratuberculosis isolates for molecular epidemiologic and population genetic analyses...
  37. pmc Immunoglobulin G1 enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of Johne's Disease in red deer (Cervus elaphus)
    J Frank T Griffin
    Disease Research Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12:1401-9. 2005
    ..When the IgG1 ELISA was used annually over a 4-year period in a deer herd with high levels of clinical JD, it eliminated clinical disease, increased production levels, and reduced JD-related mortality...
  38. pmc Genomic comparison of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis sheep and cattle strains by microarray hybridization
    Ian B Marsh
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Camden, NSW, Australia
    J Bacteriol 188:2290-3. 2006
    ..These deletions may help explain some of the differences in pathogenicity and host specificity observed between the cattle and sheep strains of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis...
  39. pmc The ability of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis to enter bovine epithelial cells is influenced by preexposure to a hyperosmolar environment and intracellular passage in bovine mammary epithelial cells
    Dilip Patel
    Department of Food Science, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    Infect Immun 74:2849-55. 2006
    ..001). Microarray analysis of intracellular M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis RNA indicates the increased transcription of genes which might be associated with an invasive phenotype...
  40. pmc Comparative transcriptional analysis of human macrophages exposed to animal and human isolates of Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis with diverse genotypes
    Alifiya S Motiwala
    Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine and the Ruy V Lourenço Center for the Study of Emerging and Reemerging Pathogens, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, USA
    Infect Immun 74:6046-56. 2006
    ..avium subsp. paratuberculosis, a first step in understanding trait-allele association in this economically important disease...
  41. pmc Isolation of high-affinity single-chain antibodies against Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis surface proteins from sheep with Johne's disease
    Sven Berger
    Disease Research Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:1022-9. 2006
    ..These results are discussed in terms of the potential use of single-chain phage display monoclonal antibodies as novel diagnostic reagents...
  42. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium avium in pygmy rabbits (Brachylagus idahoensis): 28 cases
    Lisa A Harrenstien
    Oregon Zoo, 4001 Southwest Canyon Road Portland, Oregon 97221, USA
    J Zoo Wildl Med 37:498-512. 2006
    ..Compromised cell-mediated immunity appears to be the best explanation at this time for the observed high morbidity and mortality from mycobacterial infections in pygmy rabbits...
  43. pmc A highly sensitive and subspecies-specific surface antigen enzyme- linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of Johne's disease
    Shigetoshi Eda
    Center for Wildlife Health, Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996 1071, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:837-44. 2006
    ..Thus, the EVELISA was substantially superior to the Biocor ELISA, especially in detecting low-level and midlevel shedders. The EVELISA may form the basis for a highly sensitive and subspecies-specific test for the diagnosis of JD...
  44. pmc Mycobacterial bacilli are metabolically active during chronic tuberculosis in murine lungs: insights from genome-wide transcriptional profiling
    Adel M Talaat
    Laboratory of Bacterial Genomics, Department of Pathobiological Sciences, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI 53706 1581, USA
    J Bacteriol 189:4265-74. 2007
    ..A similar approach can be adopted to study key stages of intracellular pathogens...
  45. ncbi request reprint Autoreactive antibodies are present in sheep with Johne's disease and cross-react with Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis antigens
    Sven Berger
    Disease Research Laboratory, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, PO Box 56, Dunedin NZ 1, New Zealand
    Microbes Infect 9:963-70. 2007
    ..It is possible that the severe pathology observed in ruminant JD may have an autoimmune component, possibly due to ANCA-type binding; this remains to be further investigated...
  46. ncbi request reprint Lateral gene transfer in Mycobacterium avium subspecies paratuberculosis
    Pradeep Reddy Marri
    Department of Biology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    Can J Microbiol 52:560-9. 2006
    ..The results of this study suggest that like most other bacteria, lateral gene transfers seem to be a common feature in M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis and that the proteobacteria contribute most of these genetic exchanges...
  47. pmc A novel enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for diagnosis of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis infections (Johne's Disease) in cattle
    C A Speer
    Center for Wildlife Health, Department of Forestry, Wildlife and Fisheries, The University of Tennessee, P O Box 1071, Knoxville, TN 37901 1071, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 13:535-40. 2006
    ..avium subsp. paratuberculosis or other mycobacteria. Based on diagnostic sensitivity and specificity, the SELISA appears superior to the commercial ELISAs routinely used for the diagnosis of JD...
  48. pmc Rapid expression of Mycobacterium avium subsp. paratuberculosis recombinant proteins for antigen discovery
    Lingling Li
    Department of Microbiology, University of Minnesota, 1500 Gortner Ave, St Paul, MN 55108, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 14:102-5. 2007
    ..paratuberculosis. The investigations showed that the MAP1272c protein selectively reacts with sera from Johne's disease-positive cattle and represents an antigen of potential utility in M. avium subsp. paratuberculosis immunodiagnostics...
  49. ncbi request reprint Diversity within inc genes of clinical Chlamydia trachomatis variant isolates that occupy non-fusogenic inclusions
    Daniel D Rockey
    Department of Microbiology, Oregon State University, Corvallis OR 97331 3804, USA
    Microbiology 148:2497-505. 2002
    ..trachomatis isolates. No change in the structure or the fusogenicity of the inclusions was associated with the presence or absence of CT223p...
  50. ncbi request reprint Proteins in the chlamydial inclusion membrane
    Daniel D Rockey
    Department of Microbiology, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR 97331 3804, USA
    Microbes Infect 4:333-40. 2002
    ..Several proteins have recently been identified that are localized to the inclusion membrane. The following is a discussion of how inclusion membrane proteins might participate in the chlamydial developmental process...