clostridium bifermentans

Summary

Summary: A species of gram-positive bacteria in the family Clostridiaceae that ferments both CARBOHYDRATES and AMINO ACIDS.

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  1. Fletcher K, Ritalahti K, Pennell K, Takamizawa K, Löffler F. Resolution of culture Clostridium bifermentans DPH-1 into two populations, a Clostridium sp. and tetrachloroethene-dechlorinating Desulfitobacterium hafniense strain JH1. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:6141-3 pubmed publisher
    b>Clostridium bifermentans strain DPH-1 reportedly dechlorinates tetrachloroethene (PCE) to cis-1,2-dichloroethene. Cultivation-based approaches resolved the DPH-1 culture into two populations: a nondechlorinating Clostridium sp...
  2. Palaniappan B, Toleti S. Characterization of microfouling and corrosive bacterial community of a firewater distribution system. J Biosci Bioeng. 2016;121:435-41 pubmed publisher
    ..Sulphidogenic bacteria Tissierella sp. and Clostridium bifermentans generated sulphides in the range of 400-900 ppm...
  3. Triplett M, Parker H, McDaniel C, Kiess A. Influence of 6 different intestinal bacteria on Beltsville Small White turkey semen. Poult Sci. 2016;95:1918-26 pubmed publisher
    ..Six intestinal bacteria, Bifidobacterium animalis, Campylobacter jejuni, Clostridium bifermentans, Escherichia coli, Lactobacillus acidophilus, and Salmonella enterica were grown overnight...
  4. Sankar R U, Biswas R, Raja S, Sistla S, Gopalakrishnan M, Saxena S. Brain abscess and cervical lymphadenitis due to Paraclostridium bifermentans: A report of two cases. Anaerobe. 2018;51:8-11 pubmed publisher
    Paraclostridium bifermentans (current nomenclature of Clostridium bifermentans since 2016) is a gram-positive, spore-forming anaerobic bacterium. Here, we describe two cases associated with this organism...
  5. Wong Y, Wu T, Ling T, Show P, Lee S, Chang J, et al. Evaluating new bio-hydrogen producers: Clostridium perfringens strain JJC, Clostridium bifermentans strain WYM and Clostridium sp. strain Ade.TY. J Biosci Bioeng. 2018;125:590-598 pubmed publisher
    Three newly discovered H2 producing bacteria namely Clostridium perfringens strain JJC, Clostridium bifermentans strain WYM and Clostridium sp. strain Ade...
  6. Brook I. Recovery of anaerobic bacteria from wounds after lawn-mower injuries. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2005;21:109-10 pubmed
    ..Culture of the wound from 1 patient had heavy growth of Clostridium bifermentans and Peptostreptococcus magnus, and the culture from the other child grew Clostridium perfringens...
  7. Humayra A, Kimura Y, Takamizawa K, Sato T. Transport of Clostridium bifermentans DPH-1 through the laboratory column can be explained by two-region model for bioremediation. Environ Technol. 2005;26:1151-9 pubmed
    Transport of Clostridium bifermentans DPH-1 was characterized from laboratory-made column tests using fully saturated Toyoura sand...
  8. Baertsch C, Paez Rubio T, Viau E, Peccia J. Source tracking aerosols released from land-applied class B biosolids during high-wind events. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2007;73:4522-31 pubmed
    ..They included (i) culture- and 16S rRNA gene-based identification of Clostridium bifermentans, (ii) direct PCR amplification and sequencing of the 16S rRNA gene for an uncultured bacterium of the ..
  9. Neeson B, Clark G, Atkins H, Lingard B, Titball R. Analysis of protection afforded by a Clostridium perfringens alpha-toxoid against heterologous clostridial phospholipases C. Microb Pathog. 2007;43:161-5 pubmed
    ..Protection against the C. perfringens alpha-toxin variant, the C. absonum alpha-toxin or the C. bifermentans PLC was elicited by immunisation with the alpha-toxoid in vivo...

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  1. Hijnen W, Suylen G, Bahlman J, Brouwer Hanzens A, Medema G. GAC adsorption filters as barriers for viruses, bacteria and protozoan (oo)cysts in water treatment. Water Res. 2010;44:1224-34 pubmed publisher
    ..study was to determine the capacity of GAC filtration to remove MS2, Escherichia coli and spores of Clostridium bifermentans as process indicators for pathogens and more directly of (oo)cysts of Cryptosporidium parvum and Giardia ..
  2. Zhang S, Lee Y, Kim T, Hwang S. Effects of OLRs and HRTs on hydrogen production from high salinity substrate by halophilic hydrogen producing bacterium (HHPB). Bioresour Technol. 2013;141:227-32 pubmed publisher
    ..Halophilic hydrogen producing bacterium (HHPB) Clostridium bifermentans 3AT-ma, which can survive under high salt conditions, was used...
  3. Chang Y, Kikuchi S, Kawauchi N, Sato T, Takamizawa K. Complete dechlorination of tetrachloroethylene by use of an anaerobic Clostridium bifermentans DPH-1 and zero-valent iron. Environ Technol. 2008;29:381-91 pubmed publisher
    A laboratory test was conducted to examine the combined effect of an anaerobic Clostridium bifermentans DPH-1 and addition of zero-valent iron (Fe0) on the reductive dechlorination of tetrachloroethylene (PCE)...
  4. Myszka K, Leja K, Olejnik Schmidt A, Czaczyk K. Isolation process of industrially useful Clostridium bifermentans from natural samples. J Biosci Bioeng. 2012;113:631-3 pubmed publisher
    ..The modified PY medium of high concentration of NaHCO(3) was shown to be highly selective for Clostridium bifermentans. Obtained isolates produced mainly 1,3-PD, lactic, acetic, and formic acids from glycerol.