Experts and Doctors on dna directed rna polymerases in Marseille, Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur, France

Summary

Locale: Marseille, Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur, France
Topic: dna directed rna polymerases

Top Publications

  1. Taillardat Bisch A, Raoult D, Drancourt M. RNA polymerase beta-subunit-based phylogeny of Ehrlichia spp., Anaplasma spp., Neorickettsia spp. and Wolbachia pipientis. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2003;53:455-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The rpoB nucleotide sequences were more variable than the 16S rRNA gene and groESL sequences at the species level...
  2. Drancourt M, Roux V, Fournier P, Raoult D. rpoB gene sequence-based identification of aerobic Gram-positive cocci of the genera Streptococcus, Enterococcus, Gemella, Abiotrophia, and Granulicatella. J Clin Microbiol. 2004;42:497-504 pubmed
    ..pneumoniae-S. oralis-S. mitis group and the S. agalactiae-S. difficile group. These signatures allowed us to design a S. pneumoniae-specific PCR and sequencing primer pair...
  3. Renesto P, Gouvernet J, Drancourt M, Roux V, Raoult D. Use of rpoB gene analysis for detection and identification of Bartonella species. J Clin Microbiol. 2001;39:430-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In all cases, our results were in accordance with those of the reference method. Moreover, conserved regions of DNA were chosen as suitable primer targets for PCR amplification of a 439-bp fragment which can be easily sequenced...
  4. Drancourt M, Raoult D. rpoB gene sequence-based identification of Staphylococcus species. J Clin Microbiol. 2002;40:1333-8 pubmed
    ..We propose partial sequencing of the rpoB gene as a new tool for the accurate identification of Staphylococcus isolates...
  5. Ad kambi T, Colson P, Drancourt M. rpoB-based identification of nonpigmented and late-pigmenting rapidly growing mycobacteria. J Clin Microbiol. 2003;41:5699-708 pubmed
    ..We conclude that molecular identification by analysis of the 723-bp rpoB sequence is a rapid and accurate tool for identification of RGM...
  6. La Scola B, Meconi S, Fenollar F, Rolain J, Roux V, Raoult D. Emended description of Rickettsia felis (Bouyer et al. 2001), a temperature-dependent cultured bacterium. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2002;52:2035-41 pubmed publisher
    ..felis and those observed for the isolate in this study indicated some differences, although concurrent analysis of the two was not possible as no extant isolates of the first isolate of R. felis exist...
  7. Ben Salah I, Adekambi T, Raoult D, Drancourt M. rpoB sequence-based identification of Mycobacterium avium complex species. Microbiology. 2008;154:3715-23 pubmed publisher
    ..Partial rpoB gene sequencing using the Myco-F/Myco-R primers permits one-step identification of MAC isolates at the species level and the detection of potentially novel MAC species...