Bacillus licheniformis

Summary

Alias: "Clostridium licheniforme" Weigmann 1898, "Denitrobacillus licheniformis" (Weigmann 1898) Verhoeven 1952, Bacillus licheniformis (Weigmann 1898) Chester 1901, Clostridium licheniforme, Denitrobacillus licheniformis, Bacillus sp. SHG10, Bacillus sp. W10.6, Bacillus sp. WED10.6

Top Publications

  1. doi Enterotoxins and emetic toxins production by Bacillus cereus and other species of Bacillus isolated from Soumbala and Bikalga, African alkaline fermented food condiments
    Labia Irene I Ouoba
    London Metropolitan University, Department of Health and Human Sciences, Microbiology Research Unit, 166 220 Holloway Road, London N7 8DB, United Kingdom
    Int J Food Microbiol 124:224-30. 2008
  2. doi Biodegradation of international jet A-1 aviation fuel by microorganisms isolated from aircraft tank and joint hydrant storage systems
    A Y Itah
    University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 83:318-27. 2009
  3. ncbi Germination and outgrowth of Bacillus subtilis and Bacillus licheniformis spores in the gastrointestinal tract of pigs
    T D Leser
    Chr Hansen A S, Corporate Research, Health Functionality Department, Hoersholm, Denmark
    J Appl Microbiol 104:1025-33. 2008
  4. ncbi Identification of nif genes in N2-fixing bacterial strains isolated from rice fields along the Yangtze River Plain
    Guang Hui Xie
    College of Agronomy and Biotechnology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, 100094, P R China
    J Basic Microbiol 46:56-63. 2006
  5. pmc Viability of Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus thuringiensis spores as a model for predicting the fate of bacillus anthracis spores during composting of dead livestock
    Tim Reuter
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Lethbridge Research Centre, P O Box 3000, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4B1, Canada
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:1588-92. 2011
  6. pmc A bacitracin-resistant Bacillus subtilis gene encodes a homologue of the membrane-spanning subunit of the Bacillus licheniformis ABC transporter
    Reiko Ohki
    Department of Molecular Biolog, School of Health Sciences, Kyorin University, 476 Miyashita, Hachioji, Tokyo 192 0005, Japan
    J Bacteriol 185:51-9. 2003
  7. ncbi Comparison of four antibiotics with indigenous marine Bacillus spp. in controlling pathogenic bacteria from shrimp and Artemia
    S Banerjee
    Aquatic Animal Health Unit, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, UPM Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
    J Fish Dis 30:383-9. 2007
  8. ncbi Influence of divalent cations on the structural thermostability and thermal inactivation kinetics of class II xylose isomerases
    Kevin L Epting
    Department of Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7905, USA
    FEBS J 272:1454-64. 2005
  9. ncbi Effects of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium, or serovar Choleraesuis, Lactobacillus reuteri and Bacillus licheniformis on chemokine and cytokine expression in the swine jejunal epithelial cell line, IPEC-J2
    K A Skjolaas
    Department of Animal Sciences and Industry, Kansas State University, 241 Weber Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506 0201, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 115:299-308. 2007
  10. ncbi Crystal structure of thermostable alpha-amylase from Bacillus licheniformis refined at 1.7 A resolution
    K Y Hwang
    Department of Chemistry, Seoul National University, Korea
    Mol Cells 7:251-8. 1997

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Publications152 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi Enterotoxins and emetic toxins production by Bacillus cereus and other species of Bacillus isolated from Soumbala and Bikalga, African alkaline fermented food condiments
    Labia Irene I Ouoba
    London Metropolitan University, Department of Health and Human Sciences, Microbiology Research Unit, 166 220 Holloway Road, London N7 8DB, United Kingdom
    Int J Food Microbiol 124:224-30. 2008
    ..Of 41 isolates, 29 Bacillus belonging to the species of B. cereus, Bacillus subtilis, Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus pumilus showed haemolysis on blood agar...
  2. doi Biodegradation of international jet A-1 aviation fuel by microorganisms isolated from aircraft tank and joint hydrant storage systems
    A Y Itah
    University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 83:318-27. 2009
    ..Bacillus megaterium, Flavobacterium oderatum, Sarcina flava, Micrococcus varians, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus cereus and Bacillus brevis...
  3. ncbi Germination and outgrowth of Bacillus subtilis and Bacillus licheniformis spores in the gastrointestinal tract of pigs
    T D Leser
    Chr Hansen A S, Corporate Research, Health Functionality Department, Hoersholm, Denmark
    J Appl Microbiol 104:1025-33. 2008
    ..To determine if orally ingested Bacillus spores used as probiotics or direct-fed microbial feed additives germinate and the vegetative cells grow in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract...
  4. ncbi Identification of nif genes in N2-fixing bacterial strains isolated from rice fields along the Yangtze River Plain
    Guang Hui Xie
    College of Agronomy and Biotechnology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, 100094, P R China
    J Basic Microbiol 46:56-63. 2006
    ..We found that Eco RI fragments of total DNA from Aeromonas hydrophila HY2, Bacillus azotoformans FD, Bacillus licheniformis NCH1, NCH5, WH4, Bacillus brevis NC2, Bacillus pumilus NC12, Bacillus cereus NCH2, Citrobacter freundii ..
  5. pmc Viability of Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus thuringiensis spores as a model for predicting the fate of bacillus anthracis spores during composting of dead livestock
    Tim Reuter
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Lethbridge Research Centre, P O Box 3000, Lethbridge, Alberta T1J 4B1, Canada
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:1588-92. 2011
    ..Spores (10(7) CFU/g manure) of Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus thuringiensis were mixed with autoclaved feedlot manure and placed in either sterile vials or ..
  6. pmc A bacitracin-resistant Bacillus subtilis gene encodes a homologue of the membrane-spanning subunit of the Bacillus licheniformis ABC transporter
    Reiko Ohki
    Department of Molecular Biolog, School of Health Sciences, Kyorin University, 476 Miyashita, Hachioji, Tokyo 192 0005, Japan
    J Bacteriol 185:51-9. 2003
    Bacitracin is a peptide antibiotic nonribosomally produced by Bacillus licheniformis. The bcrABC genes which confer bacitracin resistance to the bacitracin producer encode ATP binding cassette (ABC) transporter proteins, which are ..
  7. ncbi Comparison of four antibiotics with indigenous marine Bacillus spp. in controlling pathogenic bacteria from shrimp and Artemia
    S Banerjee
    Aquatic Animal Health Unit, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia, UPM Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia
    J Fish Dis 30:383-9. 2007
    ..cysts were tested for susceptibility to indigenous marine Bacillus subtilis AB65, Bacillus pumilus AB58, Bacillus licheniformis AB69 and compared with oxytetracycline, chloramphenicol, gentamicin and bacitracin, which are common ..
  8. ncbi Influence of divalent cations on the structural thermostability and thermal inactivation kinetics of class II xylose isomerases
    Kevin L Epting
    Department of Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC 27695 7905, USA
    FEBS J 272:1454-64. 2005
    ..3.1.5) from mesophilic (Escherichia coli and Bacillus licheniformis), thermophilic (Thermoanaerobacterium thermosulfurigenes), and hyperthermophilic (Thermotoga neapolitana) ..
  9. ncbi Effects of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium, or serovar Choleraesuis, Lactobacillus reuteri and Bacillus licheniformis on chemokine and cytokine expression in the swine jejunal epithelial cell line, IPEC-J2
    K A Skjolaas
    Department of Animal Sciences and Industry, Kansas State University, 241 Weber Hall, Manhattan, KS 66506 0201, USA
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 115:299-308. 2007
    ..current study used pig jejunal epithelial cells (IPEC-J2) to evaluate how Lactobacillus reuteri (LR) and Bacillus licheniformis (BL) differed from Salmonella enterica serovars Typhimurium (ST) or Choleraesuis (SC) in their ability to ..
  10. ncbi Crystal structure of thermostable alpha-amylase from Bacillus licheniformis refined at 1.7 A resolution
    K Y Hwang
    Department of Chemistry, Seoul National University, Korea
    Mol Cells 7:251-8. 1997
    ..Thermostable alpha-amylase from Bacillus licheniformis, a monomeric enzyme with molecular mass of 55,200 Da (483 amino acid residues), shows a remarkable heat ..
  11. doi Survey of bacterial populations present in US-produced linerboard with high recycle content
    K Namjoshi
    Institute of Paper Science and Technology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332 0620, USA
    J Appl Microbiol 108:416-27. 2010
    ..To survey paperboard products from 17 US mills for bacterial populations and for bacteria potentially harmful to human health...
  12. ncbi Probing structural determinants specifying high thermostability in Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylase
    N Declerck
    Génétique Moléculaire et Cellulaire, INRA UMR216 and CNRS URA1925 INA PG, Thiverval Grignon, F 78850, France
    J Mol Biol 301:1041-57. 2000
    b>Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylase (BLA) is a starch-degrading enzyme that is highly thermostable although it is produced by a rather mesophilic organism...
  13. ncbi [A randomized and case-control clinical study on trimebutine maleate in treating functional dyspepsia coexisting with diarrhea-dominant irritable bowel syndrome]
    Ying Qiang Zhong
    Department of Gastroenterology, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat Sen University, Guangzhou 510120, China
    Zhonghua Nei Ke Za Zhi 46:899-902. 2007
    ..To observe the efficacy and adverse drug reaction of trimebutine maleate in treating patients with functional dyspepsia (FD) coexisting with diarrhea dominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-D)...
  14. ncbi Structural analysis of a chimeric bacterial alpha-amylase. High-resolution analysis of native and ligand complexes
    A M Brzozowski
    Department of Chemistry, Structural Biology Laboratory, University of York, Heslington, UK
    Biochemistry 39:9099-107. 2000
    ..genes were constructed by an in vivo recombination technique from the Bacillus amyloliquefaciens and Bacillus licheniformis genes. One of the fusion amylases (hereafter BA2), consisting of residues 1-300 from B...
  15. ncbi Detection of the dipicolinic acid biomarker in Bacillus spores using Curie-point pyrolysis mass spectrometry and Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy
    R Goodacre
    Institute of Biological Sciences, University of Wales, Aberystwyth, U K
    Anal Chem 72:119-27. 2000
    ..confirmed by polyphasic taxonomic methods to belong to Bacillus amyloliquefaciens, Bacillus cereus, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus megaterium, Bacillus subtilis (including Bacillus niger and Bacillus globigii), Bacillus ..
  16. pmc Anaerobic growth of Bacillus mojavensis and Bacillus subtilis requires deoxyribonucleosides or DNA
    Martha J Folmsbee
    University of Oklahoma, 770 Van Vleet Oval, Norman, OK 73019 0245, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:5252-7. 2004
    ..b>Bacillus licheniformis strains L89-11 and L87-11, Bacillus sonorensis strain TG8-8, and Bacillus cereus (ATCC 14579) did not ..
  17. ncbi Coexpression of chitinase and the cry11Aa1 toxin genes in Bacillus thuringiensis serovar israelensis
    N Sirichotpakorn
    Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Rama VI Road, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    J Invertebr Pathol 78:160-9. 2001
    ..The chitinase gene was derived from a high-chitinase producer, Bacillus licheniformis TP-1...
  18. doi Antimicrobial effect of oxidized cellulose salts
    Jarmila Vytrasova
    Department of Biological and Biochemical Sciences, Faculty of Chemical Technology, University of Pardubice, Strossova 239, 53003, Pardubice, Czech Republic
    J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol 35:1247-52. 2008
    ..a spectrum of microbial strains: Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Bacillus licheniformis, Aspergillus niger, Penicillium chrysogenum, Rhizopus oryzae, Scopulariopsis brevicaulis, Candida albicans ..
  19. doi Application of PCR-SSCP for molecular epidemiological studies on the exposure of farm children to bacteria in environmental dust
    Melanie Korthals
    Lehrstuhl für Tierhygiene, Technische Universitat Munchen, Weihenstephaner Berg 3, 85354 Freising, Germany
    J Microbiol Methods 73:49-56. 2008
    ..The detection limit of Escherichia coli was 7 x 10(1) cfu g(-1) whereas Listeria monocytogenes and Bacillus licheniformis containing 30% spores showed visible bands at 7 x1 0(2) cfu g(-1)...
  20. pmc Efficient recombinant expression and secretion of a thermostable GH26 mannan endo-1,4-beta-mannosidase from Bacillus licheniformis in Escherichia coli
    Chomphunuch Songsiriritthigul
    School of Biotechnology, Institute of Agricultural Technology, Suranaree University of Technology, 111 University Avenue, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
    Microb Cell Fact 9:20. 2010
    ..b>Bacillus licheniformis is a Gram-positive endospore-forming microorganism that is generally non-pathogenic and has been used ..
  21. doi Detection and quantification of spoilage and pathogenic Bacillus cereus, Bacillus subtilis and Bacillus licheniformis by real-time PCR
    I C Fernández-No
    Department of Analytical Chemistry, Nutrition and Food Science, School of Veterinary Sciences College of Biotechnology, University of Santiago de Compostela, Rúa Carballo Calero s n, Campus Universitario Norte, E 27002 Lugo, Spain
    Food Microbiol 28:605-10. 2011
    A new primer-probe set for the detection and quantification of Bacillus cereus, Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus subtilis by real-time PCR (Rti-PCR) was developed. For it, forty-eight strains belonging to these species were considered...
  22. pmc Optimization of protease secretion in Bacillus subtilis and Bacillus licheniformis by screening of homologous and heterologous signal peptides
    Christian Degering
    Institute of Molecular Enzyme Technology, Heinrich Heine Universitat Dusseldorf, Research Center Julich, Julich, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:6370-6. 2010
    Bacillus subtilis and Bacillus licheniformis are widely used for the large-scale industrial production of proteins. These strains can efficiently secrete proteins into the culture medium using the general secretion (Sec) pathway...
  23. doi Effects of two probiotic additives containing Bacillus spores on carcass characteristics, blood lipids and cecal volatile fatty acids in meat type chickens
    R Novak
    Emona Nutrition research and development department, Ljubljana, Slovenia
    J Anim Physiol Anim Nutr (Berl) 95:424-33. 2011
    ..6 × 10(6) spores per gram of feed of Bacillus subtilis and Bacillus licheniformis (group A) or additive B, containing the same concentration of Bacillus cereus var. toyoi spores (group B)...
  24. doi Effect of plant age on endophytic bacterial diversity of balloon flower (Platycodon grandiflorum) root and their antimicrobial activities
    Shah Md Asraful Islam
    Division of Applied Life Sciences BK21 program, Gyeongsang National University, Chinju 660 701, Republic of Korea
    Curr Microbiol 61:346-56. 2010
    ..BF1-2 and BF3-5), and Bacillus sp. (BF1-3, BF3-6, and BF6-4) showed maximum enzyme activities. Besides, Bacillus licheniformis (BF3-5 and BF6-6) and Bacillus pumilus (BF6-1) showed maximum antifungal activity against Phytophthora ..
  25. ncbi Thermodynamic stability of a cold-active alpha-amylase from the Antarctic bacterium Alteromonas haloplanctis
    G Feller
    Laboratory of Biochemistry, Institute of Chemistry B6, University of Liege, Belgium
    Biochemistry 38:4613-9. 1999
    ..here (from porcine pancreas, human salivary glands, yellow meal beetle, Bacillus amyloliquefaciens, and Bacillus licheniformis) unfold irreversibly according to a non-two-state mechanism...
  26. ncbi Subtilisins of Bacillus spp. hydrolyze keratin and allow growth on feathers
    K L Evans
    Department of Microbiology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh 27695, USA
    Can J Microbiol 46:1004-11. 2000
    Keratinase is a serine protease produced by Bacillus licheniformis PWD-1 that effectively degrades keratin and confers the ability to grow on feathers to a protease-deficient B. subtilis strain. Studies presented herein demonstrate that B...
  27. pmc Positions of Trp codons in the leader peptide-coding region of the at operon influence anti-trap synthesis and trp operon expression in Bacillus licheniformis
    Anastasia Levitin
    Department of Biology, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Bacteriol 192:1518-26. 2010
    ..subtilis and Bacillus licheniformis. Our objective was to correlate the greater growth sensitivity of B...
  28. ncbi Molecular cloning, structure, promoters and regulatory elements for transcription of the Bacillus licheniformis encoded regulon for xylose utilization
    A Scheler
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Friedrich Alexander Universitat Erlangen Nurnberg, Erlangen, Federal Republic of Germany
    Arch Microbiol 155:526-34. 1991
    In this article we describe the cloning of the xyl regulon encoding xylose utilization from Bacillus licheniformis by complementation of a xyl mutant of B. subtilis...
  29. pmc Codon-optimized bacterial genes improve L-Arabinose fermentation in recombinant Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    Beate Wiedemann
    Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Goethe Universitat Frankfurt, Max von Laue Str 9, D 60438 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:2043-50. 2008
    ..The corresponding enzyme could be effectively replaced by the enzyme from Bacillus licheniformis, leading to a considerably decreased lag phase...
  30. pmc Biosynthesis of linkage units for teichoic acids in gram-positive bacteria: distribution of related enzymes and their specificities for UDP-sugars and lipid-linked intermediates
    K Yokoyama
    Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    J Bacteriol 171:940-6. 1989
    ..obtained from the following two groups of gram-positive bacteria: group A, including Bacillus subtilis, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus pumilus, Staphylococcus aureus, and Lactobacillus plantarum; group B, Bacillus coagulans...
  31. pmc Genetic evidence for the actin homolog gene mreBH and the bacitracin resistance gene bcrC as targets of the alternative sigma factor SigI of Bacillus subtilis
    Chi Ling Tseng
    Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, School of Life Science, National Yang Ming University, Taipei 112, Taiwan
    J Bacteriol 190:1561-7. 2008
    ..subtilis SigI could drive expression of a transcriptional fusion between the sigI regulatory region from Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus sp. strain NRRL B-14911, B. subtilis, or Bacillus thuringiensis and the xylE reporter gene in B...
  32. ncbi Nucleotide sequence, structural investigation and homology modeling studies of a Ca2+-independent alpha-amylase with acidic pH-profile
    Reza Hassan Sajedi
    Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Faculty of Science, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
    J Biochem Mol Biol 40:315-24. 2007
    ..a very high sequence homology to Bacillus amyloliquefaciens (BAA) (85% identity, 90% similarity) and Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylases (BLA) (81% identity, 88% similarity)...
  33. doi Purification and characterization of keratinase from recombinant Pichia and Bacillus strains
    Selvaraj Radha
    Department of Genetics, Center for Excellence in Genomic Sciences, School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai 625 021, India
    Protein Expr Purif 64:24-31. 2009
    The keratinase gene from Bacillus licheniformis MKU3 was cloned and successfully expressed in Bacillus megaterium MS941 as well as in Pichia pastoris X33. Compared with parent strain, the recombinant B...
  34. ncbi Effect of Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus subtilis supplementation of ewe's feed on sheep milk production and young lamb mortality
    S K Kritas
    Laboratory of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, School of Veterinary Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 54124 Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece
    J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 53:170-3. 2006
    The purpose of this pilot study was to evaluate under field conditions the effect of a probiotic containing Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus subtilis on young lamb mortality and sheep milk production when administered in the late ..
  35. ncbi Field evaluation of the efficacy of a probiotic containing Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus subtilis spores, on the health status and performance of sows and their litters
    C Alexopoulos
    Clinic of Obstetrics and A I, School of Veterinary Medicine, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece
    J Anim Physiol Anim Nutr (Berl) 88:381-92. 2004
    The aim of this study was to assess the efficacy of BioPlus 2B, a probiotic containing Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus subtilis spores, on the health status and productivity of sows and their litters...
  36. doi Directed evolution of a Bacillus chitinase
    Chomphunuch Songsiriritthigul
    National Synchrotron Research Center, Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
    Biotechnol J 4:501-9. 2009
    ..by error-prone PCR and DNA shuffling of two highly similar (99% identical) chitinase genes from Bacillus licheniformis. Activity screening was done in two steps: first, activity towards colloidal chitin was screened for on ..
  37. doi Enrichment of eicosapentaenoic acid from sardine oil with Delta5-olefinic bond specific lipase from Bacillus licheniformis MTCC 6824
    Kajal Chakraborty
    Physiology Nutrition and Pathology Division, Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kerala, India
    J Agric Food Chem 56:1428-33. 2008
    Lipase derived from Bacillus licheniformis MTCC 6824 was purified to homogeneity by anion exchange chromatography on Amberlite IRA 410 (Cl-) and gel filtration using Sephadex G-100 as judged by denaturing polyacrylamide gel ..
  38. ncbi Crystal structures of the Bacillus licheniformis BS3 class A beta-lactamase and of the acyl-enzyme adduct formed with cefoxitin
    Eveline Fonzé
    Centre d Ingénierie des Protéines, Institut de Physique B5 and Institut de Chimie B6, Universite de Liege, B 4000 Sart Tilman, Belgium
    Biochemistry 41:1877-85. 2002
    The Bacillus licheniformis BS3 beta-lactamase catalyzes the hydrolysis of the beta-lactam ring of penicillins, cephalosporins, and related compounds...
  39. doi Chitinase of Bacillus licheniformis from oyster shell as a probe to detect chitin in marine shells
    Shah Asraful Islam
    Division of Applied Life Science BK21 program, Gyeongsang National University, Chinju 660701, Republic of Korea
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 86:119-29. 2010
    b>Bacillus licheniformis CBFOS-03 is a chitinase producing bacteria isolated from oyster (Crassostrea gigas) shell waste. We have cloned and expressed the chi18B gene of B...
  40. doi Cloning and characterization of a novel L-arabinose isomerase from Bacillus licheniformis
    Ponnandy Prabhu
    Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Konkuk University, 1 Hwayang dong, Gwangjin gu, Seoul, Korea
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 81:283-90. 2008
    Based on analysis of the genome sequence of Bacillus licheniformis ATCC 14580, an isomerase-encoding gene (araA) was proposed as an L-arabinose isomerase (L-AI). The identified araA gene was cloned from B...
  41. ncbi Yield and protein quality of thermophilic Bacillus spp. biomass related to thermophilic aerobic digestion of agricultural wastes for animal feed supplementation
    J Obeta Ugwuanyi
    Strathclyde Fermentation Centre, Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, UK
    Bioresour Technol 99:3279-90. 2008
    ..For Bacillus coagulans, the highest specific growth rate was 1.98 muh(-1); for Bacillus licheniformis 2.56 muh(-1) and for Bacillus stearothermophilus 2.63 muh(-1). Molar yield of B...
  42. doi Enzymatic synthesis of glycosylated puerarin using maltogenic amylase from Bacillus stearothermophilus expressed in Bacillus subtilis
    Chung Hyo Choi
    Center for Agricultural Biomaterials and Department of Food Science and Biotechnology, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 921, Korea
    J Sci Food Agric 90:1179-84. 2010
    ..To ensure safety, BSMA was produced in Bacillus subtilis, using new shuttle vector-based expression vectors. The transglycosylation of puerarin was also conducted with crude BSMA and analyzed...
  43. pmc Improving the functional expression of a Bacillus licheniformis laccase by random and site-directed mutagenesis
    Katja Koschorreck
    Institute of Technical Biochemistry, Universitaet Stuttgart, Allmandring 31, 70569 Stuttgart, Germany
    BMC Biotechnol 9:12. 2009
    ..We have recently published a report on the cloning and characterization of a CotA Bacillus licheniformis laccase, an enzyme that catalyzes dimerization of phenolic acids...
  44. ncbi Biological control of strawberry gray mold caused by Botrytis cinerea using Bacillus licheniformis N1 formulation
    Ju Hyun Kim
    Division of Applied Biology, College of Natural Resources and Life Science, Dong A University, Busan 604 714, Korea
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 17:438-44. 2007
    b>Bacillus licheniformis N1 is a biological control agent to control gray mold diseases caused by Botrytis cinerea. Various formulations of B. licheniformis N1 were generated and evaluated for the activity to control strawberry gray mold...
  45. ncbi Cytotoxicity in Bacillus mojavensis is abolished following loss of surfactin synthesis: implications for assessment of toxicity and food poisoning potential
    C From
    Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, NO 0033 Oslo, Norway
    Int J Food Microbiol 117:43-9. 2007
    Bacillus subtilis and the closely related species Bacillus pumilus and Bacillus licheniformis have periodically been suggested to play a role in the aetiology of food poisoning despite the fact that the organisms do not possess the genes ..
  46. ncbi PCR fingerprinting of whole genomes: the spacers between the 16S and 23S rRNA genes and of intergenic tRNA gene regions reveal a different intraspecific genomic variability of Bacillus cereus and Bacillus licheniformis [corrected]
    D Daffonchio
    Dipartimento di Scienze e Tecnologie Alimentari e Microbiologiche DISTAM, Universita degli Studi, Milano, Italy
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 48:107-16. 1998
    Genomic diversity in 21 strains of Bacillus cereus and 10 strains of Bacillus licheniformis was investigated by random amplified polymorphic DNA (RAPD) analysis, which samples the whole genome, and by two PCR fingerprinting techniques ..
  47. ncbi Estimating amplification efficiency improves multiplex real-time PCR quantification of Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus subtilis spores in animal feed
    Christel Jørgensen
    Chr Hansen A S, Corporate Research, Department of Health Functionality, 10 12 Boege Alle, DK 2970 Hoersholm, Denmark
    J Microbiol Methods 68:588-95. 2007
    ..PCR assay was developed for absolute quantification in animal feed of Bacillus subtilis CH201 and Bacillus licheniformis CH200 spores, which constitute the viable component of the microbial growth promoter, BioPlus 2B...
  48. ncbi Activation of Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylase through a disorder-->order transition of the substrate-binding site mediated by a calcium-sodium-calcium metal triad
    M Machius
    Max Planck Institut fur Biochemie, Planegg Martinsried, Germany
    Structure 6:281-92. 1998
    ..This is not the case, however, for Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylase (BLA) for which the structure of the metal-free form is available...
  49. ncbi Regulatory effects of alanine-group amino acids on serine alkaline protease production by recombinant Bacillus licheniformis
    Pinar Calik
    Industrial Biotechnology Laboratory, Department of Chemical Engineering, Middle East Technical University, 06531 Ankara, Turkey
    Biotechnol Appl Biochem 37:165-71. 2003
    ..e. alanine, leucine and valine, on serine alkaline protease (SAP) synthesis were investigated by Bacillus licheniformis (DSM 1969) carrying pHV1431:: sub C in a defined medium to identify the amino acids creating intracellular ..
  50. doi Determining the source of Bacillus cereus and Bacillus licheniformis isolated from raw milk, pasteurized milk and yoghurt
    J Banyko
    Research Institute for Cattle Breeding, Výzkumníků 267, Rapotín, Czech Republic
    Lett Appl Microbiol 48:318-23. 2009
    Strain-specific detection of Bacillus cereus and Bacillus licheniformis in raw and pasteurized milk, and yoghurt during processing.
  51. doi Identification and safety evaluation of Bacillus species occurring in high numbers during spontaneous fermentations to produce Gergoush, a traditional Sudanese bread snack
    Line Thorsen
    Department of Food Science, Food Microbiology, Centre of Advanced Studies LMC, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Food Microbiol 146:244-52. 2011
    ..Depending on the legume used, 40-68% of the isolates were identified as B. cereus sensu lato, 16-27% as Bacillus licheniformis, 8-32% as Bacillus subtilis and 4-20% as Bacillus sonorensis...
  52. ncbi Crystal structure of calcium-depleted Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylase at 2.2 A resolution
    M Machius
    Max Planck Institut fur Biochemie, Planegg Martinsried, Germany
    J Mol Biol 246:545-59. 1995
    The three-dimensional structure of the calcium-free form of Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylase (BLA) has been determined by multiple isomorphous replacement in a crystal of space group P4(3)2(1)2 (a = b = 119.6 A, c = 85.4 A)...
  53. ncbi Kinetic characterization of extracellular alpha-amylase from a derepressed mutant of Bacillus licheniformis
    Ikram Ul-Haq
    Institute of Industrial Biotechnology, GC University Lahore, Pakistan
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 141:251-64. 2007
    Three strains of Bacillus licheniformis were isolated and screened for alpha-amylase production by solid-state fermentation. Of these, IS-2 gave relatively higher enzyme production (32+/-2.3 U/[g...
  54. doi Isolation, purification and characterization of a surfactants-, laundry detergents- and organic solvents-resistant alkaline protease from Bacillus sp. HR-08
    Fatemeh Moradian
    Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Faculty of Sciences, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 159:33-45. 2009
    ..16S rDNA analysis showed that this strain is closely related to Bacillus subtilis, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus pumilus, Bacillus mojavensis, and Bacillus atrophaeus...
  55. ncbi Production of poly-gamma-glutamic acid by Bacillus subtilis and Bacillus licheniformis with different growth media
    Gopal Kedia
    School of Applied Sciences, University of Wolverhampton, Wulfruna Street, WV1 1LY, UK
    J Nanosci Nanotechnol 10:5926-34. 2010
    ..Different media such as medium C, F and GS were used for production of poly gamma-glutamic acid by B. subtilis natto. The yield from GS medium was highest and it produced about 26-28 g/l with molecular weight (Mw) of 627,000...
  56. ncbi Molecular self-assembly of partially hydrolysed alpha-lactalbumin resulting in strong gels with a novel microstructure
    R Ipsen
    Department of Dairy and Food Science, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    J Dairy Res 68:277-86. 2001
    Gelation of alpha-lactalbumin (alpha-la) incubated with a protease from Bacillus licheniformis (BLP) at 50 degrees C for 4 h was monitored using small oscillatory shear and the large deformation properties of final gels were characterized ..
  57. doi Inhibitory effects of Bacillus probionts on growth and toxin production of Vibrio harveyi pathogens of shrimp
    T Nakayama
    Ninewells Hospital Medical School, University of Dundee, UK
    Lett Appl Microbiol 49:679-84. 2009
    To investigate the effects of Bacillus subtilis, Bacillus licheniformis and Bacillus megaterium in terms of toxin and growth of pathogenic Vibrio harveyi.
  58. doi Biochemical characteristics of C-terminal region of recombinant chitinase from Bacillus licheniformis: implication of necessity for enzyme properties
    Hsu Han Chuang
    Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, National Taiwan Ocean University, Keelung, Taiwan
    FEBS J 275:2240-54. 2008
    The functional and structural significance of the C-terminal region of Bacillus licheniformis chitinase was explored using C-terminal truncation mutagenesis...
  59. ncbi Codon optimization of Bacillus licheniformis beta-1,3-1,4-glucanase gene and its expression in Pichia pastoris
    Da Teng
    Gene Engineering Laboratory, Feed Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Beijing 100081, People s Republic of China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 74:1074-83. 2007
    ..To improve expression efficiency of recombinant beta-1,3-1,4-glucanase from Bacillus licheniformis EGW039(CGMCC 0635) in methylotrophic yeast Pichia pastoris GS115, the DNA sequence encoding beta-1,3-1,4-..
  60. ncbi Crystal structure of Bacillus stearothermophilus alpha-amylase: possible factors determining the thermostability
    D Suvd
    Institute of Applied Biochemistry, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba, Ibaraki 305 8572, Japan
    J Biochem 129:461-8. 2001
    ..0 A resolution. The main-chain fold is almost identical to that of the known crystal structure of Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylase (BLA). BLA is known to be more stable than BSTA...
  61. ncbi [Screening and identification of an organic solvent-stable protease producer]
    Shuang Li
    College of Pharmacy and Life Science, Nanjing University of Technology, Nanjing 210009, China
    Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao 47:1032-7. 2007
    ..The YP1 strain was identified as Bacillus licheniformis using culture system BIOLOG analysis (SIM = 0.62, 16-24h)...
  62. ncbi Expression of recombinant Bacillus licheniformis xylanase A in Pichia pastoris and xylooligosaccharides released from xylans by it
    Ming Qi Liu
    Department of Food Science, College of Life Science, China Jiliang University, Hangzhou 310018, China
    Protein Expr Purif 57:101-7. 2008
    The mature peptide of Bacillus licheniformis xylanase A (BlxA) was successfully expressed in Pichia pastoris under the control of AOX1 promoter. After 96-h 0.25% methanol induction, the activity of recombinant B...
  63. doi Generation and comparison of bioluminescent and fluorescent Bacillus licheniformis
    Isabella Tamagnini
    Department of Food Science and Microbiology, University of Milan, Via Celoria 2, Milan, Italy
    Curr Microbiol 57:245-50. 2008
    The environmental bacterium Bacillus licheniformis was transformed with two different shuttle-vectors (pCSS810 and pGFPratiometric) containing insect luciferase and green fluorescent protein genes, respectively...
  64. pmc Stress Responses of the Industrial Workhorse Bacillus licheniformis to Osmotic Challenges
    Rebecca Schroeter
    Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Institute of Pharmacy, University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e80956. 2013
    The Gram-positive endospore-forming bacterium Bacillus licheniformis can be found widely in nature and it is exploited in industrial processes for the manufacturing of antibiotics, specialty chemicals, and enzymes...
  65. ncbi Effect of temperature on subsite map of Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylase
    Lili Kandra
    Department of Biochemistry, Faculty of Sciences, University of Debrecen, P O Box 55, Debrecen, Hungary
    Acta Biol Hung 57:367-75. 2006
    To elucidate how temperature effects subsite mapping of a thermostable alpha-amylase from Bacillus licheniformis (BLA), a comparative study was performed by using 2-chloro-4-nitrophenyl (CNP) beta-maltooligosides with degree of ..
  66. ncbi The complete genome sequence of Bacillus licheniformis DSM13, an organism with great industrial potential
    Birgit Veith
    Göttingen Genomics Laboratory and Competence Centre for Genome Research on Bacteria, Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 7:204-11. 2004
    The genome of Bacillus licheniformis DSM13 consists of a single chromosome that has a size of 4,222,748 base pairs. The average G+C ratio is 46.2%...
  67. pmc Pre-steady-state kinetics of Bacillus licheniformis 1,3-1,4-beta-glucanase: evidence for a regulatory binding site
    Mireia Abel
    Department of Chemistry, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 5, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Biochem J 371:997-1003. 2003
    In a previous paper, we reported the first stopped-flow experiments on a Bacillus licheniformis 1,3-1,4-beta-glucanase [Abel, Planas and Christensen (2001) Biochem. J. 357, 195-202]...
  68. doi Involvement of residues Asp8, Asn13, Glu145, Asp168, and Thr173 in the chaperone activity of a recombinant DnaK from Bacillus licheniformis
    Min Guan Lin
    Departments of Biochemical Science and Biotechnology, National Chiayi University, Chiayi, Taiwan, ROC
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 20:29-42. 2011
    Based on the sequence homology, we have modeled the three-dimensional structure of Bacillus licheniformis DnaK (BlDnaK), a counterpart of Hsp70, and identified five different amino acids that might be responsible for maintaining ADP-Mg(2+)..
  69. ncbi Comparison of starch hydrolysis activity and thermal stability of two Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylases and insights into engineering alpha-amylase variants active under acidic conditions
    Seunjae Lee
    Division of Food Science and Biotechnology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8502
    J Biochem 139:997-1005. 2006
    b>Bacillus licheniformis alpha-amylase (BLA) is widely used in various procedures of starch degradation in the food industry, and a BLA species with improved activity at higher temperature and under acidic conditions is desirable...
  70. doi Soybean fermentation with Bacillus licheniformis increases insulin sensitizing and insulinotropic activity
    Hye Jeong Yang
    Division of Food Certificate Center, Korean Food Research Institutes, Sungnam, South Korea
    Food Funct 4:1675-84. 2013
    ..and fermentation periods. The 70% methanol and water extracts of chungkookjang fermented with Bacillus licheniformis (BL) for 48 h contained similar profiles of isoflavonoids and peptides to methanol and water extracts of ..
  71. pmc Cloning, sequencing and expression of subtilisin Carlsberg from Bacillus licheniformis
    M Jacobs
    Nucleic Acids Res 13:8913-26. 1985
    The gene encoding subtilisin Carlsberg from Bacillus licheniformis has been isolated by molecular cloning using a mixture of synthetic oligonucleotides...
  72. doi Characterization of the glutamate-specific endopeptidase from Bacillus licheniformis expressed in Escherichia coli
    Wei Ye
    School of Bioscience and Bioengineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 510006, PR China State Key Laboratory of Applied Microbiology, South China The Ministry Province Joint Development, Guangdong Institute of Microbiology, Guangzhou 510070, PR China
    J Biotechnol 168:40-5. 2013
    Glutamate-specific endopeptidase from Bacillus licheniformis (GSE-BL) is widely used in peptide recovery and synthesis because of its unique substrate specificity...
  73. doi Functional characterization of SdcF from Bacillus licheniformis, a homolog of the SLC13 Na⁺/dicarboxylate transporters
    Ana M Pajor
    Skaggs School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 92093 0718, USA
    J Membr Biol 246:705-15. 2013
    The SdcF transporter from Bacillus licheniformis (gene BL02343) is a member of the divalent anion sodium symporter (DASS)/SLC13 family that includes Na⁺/dicarboxylate transporters from bacteria to humans...
  74. ncbi Biochemical characterization of a low molecular weight aspartic protease inhibitor from thermo-tolerant Bacillus licheniformis: kinetic interactions with Pepsin
    Ajit Kumar
    Division of Biochemical Sciences, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1760:1845-56. 2006
    ..reports a low molecular weight aspartic protease inhibitor, API, from a newly isolated thermo-tolerant Bacillus licheniformis. The inhibitor was purified to homogeneity as shown by rp-HPLC and SDS-PAGE...
  75. ncbi Multivalent conjugates of poly-gamma-D-glutamic acid from Bacillus licheniformis with antibody F(ab') and glycopeptide ligands
    Emmanuel J F Prodhomme
    Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick, Coventry, UK
    Bioconjug Chem 14:1148-55. 2003
    Poly-gamma-D-glutamic acid from Bacillus licheniformis is a water-soluble, nontoxic, nonimmunogenic exopolymer...
  76. doi A novel method for promoting antioxidant exopolysaccharidess production of Bacillus licheniformis
    Yaowei Fang
    School of Marine Science and Technology, Huaihai Institute of Technology, Lianyungang 222005, China
    Carbohydr Polym 92:1172-6. 2013
    A novel method was described for improving the production of antioxidant extracellular polysaccharides from Bacillus licheniformis. Firstly, the tolerances of the strains to the organic solvents were investigated. Wild type strain of B...
  77. ncbi Does recovery in the spectral characteristics of GdnHCl-denatured Bacillus licheniformis α-amylase due to added calcium point towards protein stabilization?
    Adyani Azizah Abd Halim
    Biomolecular Research Group, Biochemistry Programme, Institute of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, University of Malaya, Muala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 77:87-96. 2013
    Treatment of Bacillus licheniformis α-amylase (BLA) with guanidine hydrochloride (GdnHCl) produced both denatured and aggregated forms of the enzyme as studied by circular dichroism, fluorescence, UV difference spectroscopy, size ..
  78. ncbi The structure of endo-beta-1,4-galactanase from Bacillus licheniformis in complex with two oligosaccharide products
    Carsten Ryttersgaard
    Centre for Crystallographic Studies, Department of Chemistry, University of Copenhagen, Universitetsparken 5, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Mol Biol 341:107-17. 2004
    The beta-1,4-galactanase from Bacillus licheniformis (BLGAL) is a plant cell-wall-degrading enzyme involved in the hydrolysis of beta-1,4-galactan in the hairy regions of pectin...
  79. doi Heterologous expression, biosynthesis, and mutagenesis of type II lantibiotics from Bacillus licheniformis in Escherichia coli
    Tânia Caetano
    Department of Biology and CESAM, University of Aveiro, 3810 Aveiro, Portugal Medinfar Pharmaceutical Products SA, Amadora, 2700 Venda Nova, Portugal
    Chem Biol 18:90-100. 2011
    Lichenicidin is a class II two-component lantibiotic produced by Bacillus licheniformis. It is composed of the two peptides Bliα and Bliβ, which act synergistically against various Gram-positive bacteria...
  80. ncbi Dimerization and DNA binding properties of the Bacillus licheniformis 749/I BlaI repressor
    Patrice Filee
    Centre d Ingénierie des Protéines, Institut de Chimie B6a, Universite de Liege, Sart Tilman, B4000 Liege, Belgium
    J Biol Chem 278:16482-7. 2003
    In the absence of penicillin, the beta-lactamase encoding gene blaP of Bacillus licheniformis 749/I is negatively regulated by the transcriptional repressor BlaI...
  81. ncbi The two-component regulatory system BacRS is associated with bacitracin 'self-resistance' of Bacillus licheniformis ATCC 10716
    A M Neumüller
    Philipps Universitat Marburg, FB Chemie Biochemie, Germany
    Eur J Biochem 268:3180-9. 2001
    Bacitracin is a peptide antibiotic produced by several Bacillus licheniformis strains that is most active against other Gram-positive microorganisms, but not against the producer strain itself...
  82. doi Identification of a new Bacillus licheniformis strain producing a bacteriocin-like substance
    Yaoqi Guo
    Laboratory of Feed Biotechnology, State Key Laboratory of Animal Nutrition, College of Animal Science and Technology, China Agricultural University, Beijing, 100193, P R China
    J Microbiol 50:452-8. 2012
    ..Pullorum, was isolated from soil and designated as B116. This new isolate was identified as Bacillus licheniformis by morphological, biochemical and genetic analyses...
  83. doi Isolation and partial characterization of an antifungal protein produced by Bacillus licheniformis BS-3
    Tang Bing Cui
    School of Biological Science and Bioengineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou 510006, China
    Molecules 17:7336-47. 2012
    An antifungal protein produced by Bacillus licheniformis strain BS-3 was purified to homogeneity by ammonium sulfate precipitation, DEAE-52 column chromatography and Sephadex G-75 column chromatography...
  84. doi Type 2 IDI performs better than type 1 for improving lycopene production in metabolically engineered E. coli strains
    Sara Abolhassani Rad
    Department of Molecular Genetics, National Institute of Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Shahrak e Pajoohesh, Km 15, Tehran Karaj Highway, P O Box 14965 161, Tehran, I R Iran
    World J Microbiol Biotechnol 28:313-21. 2012
    ..The corresponding genes of Bacillus licheniformis and the host (i(Bl) and i(Ec), respectively) were expressed in lycopene producing E...
  85. doi Safety assessment of Bacillus licheniformis Me1 isolated from milk for probiotic application
    Vadakedath Nithya
    Department of Food Microbiology, CSIR Central Food Technological Research Institute, Mysore, India
    Int J Toxicol 31:228-37. 2012
    In this study, an in vivo toxicological safety assessment of Bacillus licheniformis Me1, a native isolate from milk, was performed. An acute toxicity study in male albino Wistar rats demonstrated no treatment-related illness or mortality...
  86. pmc A peptidoglycan fragment triggers β-lactam resistance in Bacillus licheniformis
    Ana Amoroso
    Centre d Ingénierie des Protéines, Institut de Chimie B6a, Sart Tilman, Belgium
    PLoS Pathog 8:e1002571. 2012
    ..In Bacillus licheniformis and Staphylococcus aureus, a membrane-bound penicillin receptor (BlaR/MecR) detects the presence of β-..
  87. doi Transcriptome profiling of heat-resistant strain Bacillus licheniformis CGMCC3962 producing Maotai flavor
    Qun Wu
    State Key Laboratory of Food Science and Technology, Key Laboratory of Industrial Biotechnology of Ministry of Education, School of Biotechnology, Jiangnan University, Wuxi, Jiangsu, China 214122
    J Agric Food Chem 60:2033-8. 2012
    ..This was the first use of the microarray profiling tool to investigate the fermentative strains for Chinese traditional liquor, which would allow a deeper insight into the mechanism of the formation of soy sauce flavor compound...
  88. doi Biodegradation of the major color containing compounds in distillery wastewater by an aerobic bacterial culture and characterization of their metabolites
    Ram Naresh Bharagava
    Environmental Microbiology Section, Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India
    Biodegradation 21:703-11. 2010
    ..compounds extracted from distillery wastewater (DWW) by an aerobic bacterial consortium comprising Bacillus licheniformis (DQ79010), Bacillus sp. (DQ779011) and Alcaligenes sp...
  89. doi Isolation, structural characterization and immunological activity of an exopolysaccharide produced by Bacillus licheniformis 8-37-0-1
    Chunhui Liu
    National Glycoengineering Research Center, Shandong University, Jinan 250012, PR China
    Bioresour Technol 101:5528-33. 2010
    A strain of Bacillus licheniformis 8-37-0-1 with high exopolysaccharide (EPS) production ability was isolated and identified based on morphological and physiological characteristics and phylogenetic analysis of 16S rDNA sequences...
  90. doi Structural characterization of lipopeptide methyl esters produced by Bacillus licheniformis HSN 221
    Yiming Li
    State Key Laboratory of Bioreactor Engineering and Institute of Applied Chemistry, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai 200237, P R China
    Chem Biodivers 7:2065-75. 2010
    ..at the same time after two-step column-chromatographic purification from cell-free broth cultivated by Bacillus licheniformis HSN 221...
  91. doi Interaction of Bacillus species and Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium in immune or inflammatory signaling from swine intestinal epithelial cells
    C C Aperce
    Department of Animal Sciences and Industry, Kansas State University, Manhattan 66506 0201, USA
    J Anim Sci 88:1649-56. 2010
    Previous research evaluated a laboratory strain of Bacillus licheniformis (BL) in a model swine epithelium and found it exerted antiinflammatory effects on Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium (Sal)-induced secretion of IL-8...
  92. doi Bacterial olfaction
    Reindert Nijland
    Dove Marine Laboratory, School of Marine Science and Technology, Newcastle University, Cullercoats, UK
    Biotechnol J 5:974-7. 2010
    ..Here we show that bacteria are also capable of olfaction. Bacillus licheniformis was able to sense airborne volatile metabolites produced by neighbouring bacterial cultures and cells ..
  93. ncbi Metabolite profiling of Cheonggukjang, a fermented soybean paste, inoculated with various Bacillus strains during fermentation
    Jin Gyeong Baek
    Department of Food Science and Technology, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 74:1860-8. 2010
    ..of Cheonggukjang inoculated with different Bacillus strains including Bacillus amyloliqueciens CH86-1, Bacillus licheniformis 58, and Bacillus licheniformis 67 during fermentation, was performed using gas chromatography-time of ..
  94. doi A novel Method for the selective recovery and purification of gamma-polyglutamic acid from Bacillus licheniformis fermentation broth
    Bhavik Manocha
    Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, London Ontario, Canada N6A 5B9
    Biotechnol Prog 26:734-42. 2010
    ..novel method for the selective recovery and purification of gamma-PGA from cell-free fermentation broth of Bacillus licheniformis. The cell-free fermentation broth was treated with divalent copper ions, resulting in the precipitation of ..
  95. doi Artificial mixed-linked β-glucans produced by glycosynthase-catalyzed polymerization: tuning morphology and degree of polymerization
    Xavi Pérez
    Bioengineering Department, Institut Químic de Sarrià, Universitat Ramon Llull, Barcelona, Spain
    Biomacromolecules 12:494-501. 2011
    The glycosynthase derived from Bacillus licheniformis 1,3-1,4-β-glucanase was able to polymerize glycosyl fluoride donors (G4)(m)G3GαF (m = 0-2, G = Glcβ) leading to artificial mixed-linked β-glucans with regular sequences and ..
  96. doi Medium optimization for a novel 58 kDa dimeric keratinase from Bacillus licheniformis ER-15: biochemical characterization and application in feather degradation and dehairing of hides
    Ekta Tiwary
    Department of Microbiology, University of Delhi, South Campus, New Delhi 110021, India
    Bioresour Technol 101:6103-10. 2010
    A novel dimeric 58 kDa keratinase is reported from Bacillus licheniformis ER-15...
  97. doi The peroxide stress response of Bacillus licheniformis
    Rebecca Schroeter
    Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Institute of Pharmacy, University of Greifswald, Friedrich Ludwig Jahn Strasse 17, Greifswald, Germany
    Proteomics 11:2851-66. 2011
    The oxidative stress response of Bacillus licheniformis after treatment with hydrogen peroxide was investigated at the transcriptome, proteome and metabolome levels...
  98. ncbi Bacillus licheniformis prevents necrotic enteritis in broiler chickens
    I Knap
    Chr Hansen A S, Boege Alle 10 12, 2970 Hoersholm, Denmark
    Avian Dis 54:931-5. 2010
    ..studies and one production study in floor pens, which were used to test the effect of the addition of Bacillus licheniformis (DSM 17236) spores at different doses and feeding periods in comparison to birds fed diets with ..
  99. doi Controlling Salmonella infection in weanling pigs through water delivery of direct-fed microbials or organic acids. Part I: effects on growth performance, microbial populations, and immune status
    M C Walsh
    Department of Animal Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    J Anim Sci 90:261-71. 2012
    ..Treatments were 1) control diet; 2) control diet + DFM (Enterococcus faecium, Bacillus subtilis, and Bacillus licheniformis) in drinking water at 10(9) cfu/L for each strain of bacteria; 3) control diet + an organic acid-based ..
  100. pmc Substrate specificity of the Bacillus licheniformis lyxose isomerase YdaE and its application in in vitro catalysis for bioproduction of lyxose and glucose by two-step isomerization
    Darshan H Patel
    Bio energy Research Institute, Chonnam National University, Gwangju 500 757, Republic of Korea
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:3343-50. 2011
    ..A hypothetical uncharacterized protein encoded by ydaE of Bacillus licheniformis was found to have broad substrate specificities and has shown high catalytic efficiency on D-lyxose, ..
  101. doi Isolation, structure elucidation, and synergistic antibacterial activity of a novel two-component lantibiotic lichenicidin from Bacillus licheniformis VK21
    Zakhar O Shenkarev
    Shemyakin and Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Russian Academy of Sciences, Miklukho Maklaya Str 16 10, Moscow, Russia
    Biochemistry 49:6462-72. 2010
    ..51 Da) and Lchbeta (3019.36 Da), termed lichenicidin VK21, was isolated from the producer strain Bacillus licheniformis VK21. Chemical and spatial structures of Lchalpha and Lchbeta were determined...

Research Grants31

  1. MECHANISMS OF PROCESSES OF THE TEM-1 BETA-LACTAMASE
    Shahriar Mobashery; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..The analysis of the active site crystal structure for the structurally-similar Bacillus licheniformis enzyme, in conjunction with kinetics of rationally- designed point mutant proteins at position 244 was ..
  2. MOLECULAR MECHANISM OF RENAL NA+ DEPENDENT COTRANSPORT
    Ana Pajor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. MOLECULAR MECHANISM OF RENAL NA+ DEPENDENT COTRANSPORT
    Ana Pajor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding how NaDC1 and SdcS work will help us to develop treatments for NaDC1-mediated diseases. ..
  4. MOLECULAR MECHANISM OF RENAL NA+ DEPENDENT COTRANSPORT
    Ana M Pajor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Understanding how NaDC1 and SdcS work will help us to develop treatments for NaDC1-mediated diseases. ..
  5. MOLECULAR MECHANISM OF RENAL NA+ DEPENDENT COTRANSPORT
    Ana Pajor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Understanding how NaDC1 and SdcS work will help us to develop treatments for NaDC1-mediated diseases. ..
  6. MOLECULAR MECHANISM OF RENAL NA+ DEPENDENT COTRANSPORT
    Ana Pajor; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These studies should provide fundamental information on the functional properties of this family of sodium-dependent transporters, and on the physiological role of these transporters in the kidney. ..
  7. Sigma B and stress response in Listeria monocytogenes
    Kathryn Boor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..More broadly, L. monocytogenes will serve as a model system for examining the role of alternative sigma factor-directed general stress response systems in survival and pathogenesis of gram-positive food-borne pathogens. ..
  8. Regulatory networks contributing to L. monocytogenes transmission and virulence
    Kathryn Boor; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This knowledge will contribute to identification of specific bacterial mechanisms that can be targeted for development of novel and innovative bacterial control strategies, including new antibacterial therapeutics. ..
  9. Regulatory networks contributing to L. monocytogenes transmission and virulence
    Kathryn J Boor; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This knowledge will contribute to identification of specific bacterial mechanisms that can be targeted for development of novel and innovative bacterial control strategies, including new antibacterial therapeutics. ..
  10. Automated Protein Crystallization System
    Mischa Machius; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Structural Biology often serves as a basis for devising therapeutic strategies, for example through structure-based drug design. The robotic system that we propose for purchase will help to facilitate these aims. ..