enterobacter

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Summary: Gram-negative gas-producing rods found in feces of humans and other animals, sewage, soil, water, and dairy products.

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  1. Kim B, Lee S, Choi S, Kim N, Woo J, Ryu J, et al. Outcome of antibiotic therapy for third-generation cephalosporin-resistant Gram-negative bacteraemia: an analysis of 249 cases caused by Citrobacter, Enterobacter and Serratia species. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2003;22:106-11 pubmed
    ..In conclusion, for patients with TGC-resistant Gram-negative bacteraemia, no significant difference in outcome was observed between single antibiotic therapy groups or monotherapy and combination therapy groups...
  2. Korah S, Braganza A, Jacob P, Balaji V. An "epidemic" of post cataract surgery endophthalmitis by a new organism. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2007;55:464-6 pubmed
    ..The vitreous sample from all three patients grew Enterobacter amnigenus Biogroup II, a gram-negative bacillus which, to the best of our knowledge, has never been reported in ..
  3. Lau Y, Sulaiman J, Chen J, Yin W, Chan K. Quorum sensing activity of Enterobacter asburiae isolated from lettuce leaves. Sensors (Basel). 2013;13:14189-99 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, Enterobacteriaceae isolates from Batavia lettuce were screened for AHL production. Enterobacter asburiae, identified by matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization time of flight mass spectrometry (MALDI-TOF-..
  4. George P, Gupta A, Gopal M, Thomas L, Thomas G. Multifarious beneficial traits and plant growth promoting potential of Serratia marcescens KiSII and Enterobacter sp. RNF 267 isolated from the rhizosphere of coconut palms (Cocos nucifera L.). World J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2013;29:109-17 pubmed publisher
    ..as KiSII and RNF 267 isolated from the rhizosphere of coconut palms were identified as Serratia marcescens and Enterobacter sp. based on their phenotypic features, BIOLOG studies and 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis...
  5. Cirimotich C, Dong Y, Clayton A, Sandiford S, Souza Neto J, Mulenga M, et al. Natural microbe-mediated refractoriness to Plasmodium infection in Anopheles gambiae. Science. 2011;332:855-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We have identified an Enterobacter bacterium isolated from wild mosquito populations in Zambia that renders the mosquito resistant to infection ..
  6. Jeong S, Song W, Park M, Kim J, Kim H, Bae I, et al. Boronic acid disk tests for identification of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase production in clinical isolates of Enterobacteriaceae producing chromosomal AmpC beta-lactamases. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2008;31:467-71 pubmed publisher
    ..A total of 197 clinical isolates of Enterobacter spp. (n=100), Serratia marcescens (n=62) and Citrobacter freundii (n=35) were analysed...
  7. Bowles D, Truesdale A, Levi M, Trotter J. Enterobacter cancerogenus bacteremia in a patient with poor dentition, cirrhosis, and a variceal bleed. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2006;40:456-7 pubmed
  8. Kim J, Lim Y. Prevalence of derepressed ampC mutants and extended-spectrum beta-lactamase producers among clinical isolates of Citrobacter freundii, Enterobacter spp., and Serratia marcescens in Korea: dissemination of CTX-M-3, TEM-52, and SHV-12. J Clin Microbiol. 2005;43:2452-5 pubmed
    The resistance mechanism of extended-spectrum cephalosporins in clinical isolates of Citrobacter freundii, Enterobacter spp., and Serratia marcescens was studied. Of 152 isolates, 45 isolates (29...
  9. Leuschner R, Bew J. A medium for the presumptive detection of Enterobacter sakazakii in infant formula: interlaboratory study. J AOAC Int. 2004;87:604-13 pubmed
    A standard method for the detection of Enterobacteriaceae was modified for the presumptive detection of Enterobacter sakazakii, and the modified method was validated in an interlaboratory trial with 16 laboratories from 8 European ..

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  1. Corti G, Mondanelli N, Losco M, Bartolini L, Fontanelli A, Paradisi F. Post-traumatic infection of the lower limb caused by rare Enterobacteriaceae and Mucorales in a young healthy male. Int J Infect Dis. 2009;13:e57-60 pubmed publisher
    b>Enterobacter amnigenus and Leclercia adecarboxylata are gram-negative aerobic bacilli of the family Enterobacteriaceae that have been isolated from water and, rarely, from various clinical specimens...
  2. Osaili T, Al Nabulsi A, Shaker R, Al Holy M, Al Haddaq M, Olaimat A, et al. Efficacy of the thin agar layer method for the recovery of stressed Cronobacter spp. (Enterobacter sakazakii). J Food Prot. 2010;73:1913-8 pubmed
    Cronobacter spp. (Enterobacter sakazakii) are emerging opportunistic pathogens for all age groups, and are of particular concern when it comes to infants...
  3. Hanberger H, Burman L, Cars O, Erlandsson M, Gill H, Nilsson L, et al. Low antibiotic resistance rates in Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia coli and Klebsiella spp but not in Enterobacter spp and Pseudomonas aeruginosa: a prospective observational study in 14 Swedish ICUs over a 5-year period. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2007;51:937-41 pubmed
    ..We report prospective data on antibiotic use and bacterial resistance from 14 academic and non-academic ICUs, participating in the ICU-STRAMA programme 1999-2003...
  4. Zhu B, Chen M, Lin L, Yang L, Li Y, An Q. Genome sequence of Enterobacter sp. strain SP1, an endophytic nitrogen-fixing bacterium isolated from sugarcane. J Bacteriol. 2012;194:6963-4 pubmed publisher
    b>Enterobacter sp. strain SP1 is an endophytic nitrogen-fixing bacterium isolated from a sugarcane stem and can promote plant growth...
  5. Han S, Kim C, Lee J, Park J, Cho S, Park S, et al. Inactivation of pqq genes of Enterobacter intermedium 60-2G reduces antifungal activity and induction of systemic resistance. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2008;282:140-6 pubmed publisher
    b>Enterobacter intermedium 60-2G, a phosphate solubilizing bacterium, has the ability to induce systemic resistance in plants against soft rot pathogen Erwinia carotovora...
  6. Iyer A, Mody K, Jha B. Characterization of an exopolysaccharide produced by a marine Enterobacter cloacae. Indian J Exp Biol. 2005;43:467-71 pubmed
    An exopolysaccharide producing marine bacterium, Enterobacter cloacae, was isolated from marine sediment collected from Gujarat coast, India...
  7. Blot S, Vandewoude K, Colardyn F. Evaluation of outcome in critically ill patients with nosocomial enterobacter bacteremia: results of a matched cohort study. Chest. 2003;123:1208-13 pubmed
    To evaluate the clinical impact of nosocomial Enterobacter bacteremia in critically ill patients.
  8. Mokracka J, Koczura R, Pawlowski K, Kaznowski A. Resistance patterns and integron cassette arrays of Enterobacter cloacae complex strains of human origin. J Med Microbiol. 2011;60:737-43 pubmed publisher
    ..the resistance patterns and characterize the distribution and genetic content of resistance integrons within Enterobacter cloacae complex strains originating from hospitalized patients. The strains were included in the E...
  9. Stock I, Wiedemann B. Natural antibiotic susceptibility of Enterobacter amnigenus, Enterobacter cancerogenus, Enterobacter gergoviae and Enterobacter sakazakii strains. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2002;8:564-78 pubmed
    To investigate the natural susceptibility to 69 antimicrobial agents of 107 Enterobacter strains comprising E. amnigenus (n = 18), E. cancerogenus (n = 26), E. gergoviae (n = 28) and E. sakazakii (n = 35).
  10. Strahilevitz J, Engelstein D, Adler A, Temper V, Moses A, Block C, et al. Changes in qnr prevalence and fluoroquinolone resistance in clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae and Enterobacter spp. collected from 1990 to 2005. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2007;51:3001-3 pubmed
    Clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae and Enterobacter spp. collected from 1990 through 2005 at a tertiary care center were studied for qnr genes...
  11. Woodford N, Dallow J, Hill R, Palepou M, Pike R, Ward M, et al. Ertapenem resistance among Klebsiella and Enterobacter submitted in the UK to a reference laboratory. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2007;29:456-9 pubmed
    ..We investigated ertapenem-resistant clinical isolates of Klebsiella spp. and Enterobacter spp. referred to the UK's national reference laboratory for antibiotic resistance...
  12. Jiang J, Alvarez C, Kukutla P, Yu W, Xu J. Draft genome sequences of Enterobacter sp. isolate Ag1 from the midgut of the malaria mosquito Anopheles gambiae. J Bacteriol. 2012;194:5481 pubmed publisher
    An isolate of Enterobacter sp. was obtained from the microbial community within the gut of the Anopheles gambiae mosquito, a major malaria vector in Africa. This genome was sequenced and annotated...
  13. Shukor M, Rahman M, Shamaan N, Syed M. Reduction of molybdate to molybdenum blue by Enterobacter sp. strain Dr.Y13. J Basic Microbiol. 2009;49 Suppl 1:S43-54 pubmed publisher
    ..The isolate was tentatively identified as Enterobacter sp. strain Dr...
  14. Cheung L, Papalkar D, Versace P. Traumatic late flap dehiscence and Enterobacter keratitis following LASIK. J Refract Surg. 2006;22:402-4 pubmed
    To report a case of traumatic flap dehiscence and Enterobacter keratitis 34 months after LASIK.
  15. Khandeparkar R, Bhosle N. Purification and characterization of thermoalkalophilic xylanase isolated from the Enterobacter sp. MTCC 5112. Res Microbiol. 2006;157:315-25 pubmed
    Thermoalkalophilic Enterobacter sp. MTCC 5112 was isolated from a sediment sample collected from the Mandovi estuary on the west coast of India. This culture produced extracellular xylanase...
  16. Cooley M, Miller W, Mandrell R. Colonization of Arabidopsis thaliana with Salmonella enterica and enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 and competition by Enterobacter asburiae. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2003;69:4915-26 pubmed
    ..b>Enterobacter asburiae was isolated from soil-grown A...
  17. Manoharan A, Sugumar M, Kumar A, Jose H, Mathai D, Khilnani G, et al. Phenotypic & molecular characterization of AmpC ?-lactamases among Escherichia coli, Klebsiella spp. & Enterobacter spp. from five Indian Medical Centers. Indian J Med Res. 2012;135:359-64 pubmed
    ..We evaluated the presence of AmpC ?-lactamases among Enterobacteriaceae strains recovered prospectively from patients at five Indian tertiary care centres...
  18. Marcos Sanchez F, Albo Castaño M, Arbol Linde F, Casallo Blanco S, Durán Pérez Navarro A. [Lower respiratory tract infection due to Enterobacter gergoviae]. An Med Interna. 2005;22:553-4 pubmed
  19. Sharma V, Kumar V, Archana G, Kumar G. Substrate specificity of glucose dehydrogenase (GDH) of Enterobacter asburiae PSI3 and rock phosphate solubilization with GDH substrates as C sources. Can J Microbiol. 2005;51:477-82 pubmed
    b>Enterobacter asburiae PSI3 is a rhizospheric isolate that solubilizes mineral phosphates by the action of a phosphate starvation-inducible GDH (EC 1.1.5.2)...
  20. Kampfer P, Ruppel S, Remus R. Enterobacter radicincitans sp. nov., a plant growth promoting species of the family Enterobacteriaceae. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2005;28:213-21 pubmed
    ..the strain clearly indicated that the strain belonged to the family Enterobacteriaceae, most closely related to Enterobacter cloacae with 99.0% and Enterobacter dissolvens with 98.5% sequence similarity...
  21. Schlesinger J, Navon Venezia S, Chmelnitsky I, Hammer Munz O, Leavitt A, Gold H, et al. Extended-spectrum beta-lactamases among Enterobacter isolates obtained in Tel Aviv, Israel. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2005;49:1150-6 pubmed
    The extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing phenotype is frequent among Enterobacter isolates at the Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel...
  22. Ho P, Shek R, Chow K, Duan R, Mak G, Lai E, et al. Detection and characterization of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases among bloodstream isolates of Enterobacter spp. in Hong Kong, 2000-2002. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2005;55:326-32 pubmed
    A total of 139 consecutive and non-duplicate bloodstream isolates of Enterobacter spp. collected from inpatients in Hong Kong during 2000-2002 were studied for production of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs).
  23. Galani I, Souli M, Daikos G, Chrysouli Z, Poulakou G, Psichogiou M, et al. Activity of plazomicin (ACHN-490) against MDR clinical isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae, Escherichia coli, and Enterobacter spp. from Athens, Greece. J Chemother. 2012;24:191-4 pubmed publisher
    ..retained activity (MICs ? 4 ?g/ml) against all isolates of Klebsiella pneumoniae, Escherichia coli, and Enterobacter spp...
  24. Peng G, Zhang W, Luo H, Xie H, Lai W, Tan Z. Enterobacter oryzae sp. nov., a nitrogen-fixing bacterium isolated from the wild rice species Oryza latifolia. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2009;59:1650-5 pubmed publisher
    ..of the 16S rRNA gene sequence indicated that group A, represented by strain Ola 51(T), is closely related to Enterobacter radicincitans D5/23(T) (98.9 % similarity, except that E...
  25. Bi C, Zhang X, Ingram L, Preston J. Genetic engineering of Enterobacter asburiae strain JDR-1 for efficient production of ethanol from hemicellulose hydrolysates. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2009;75:5743-9 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Enterobacter asburiae JDR-1, isolated from colonized wood, was found to efficiently ferment both methylglucuronoxylose and ..
  26. Geiger A, Fardeau M, Grebaut P, Vatunga G, Josenando T, Herder S, et al. First isolation of Enterobacter, Enterococcus, and Acinetobacter spp. as inhabitants of the tsetse fly (Glossina palpalis palpalis) midgut. Infect Genet Evol. 2009;9:1364-70 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on the morphological, nutritional, physiological, and phylogenetic results, we identified Enterobacter, Enterococcus, and Acinetobacter spp. as inhabitants of the midgut of the tsetse fly from Angola...
  27. Prakash D, Pandey J, Tiwary B, Jain R. Physiological adaptations and tolerance towards higher concentration of selenite (Se(+4)) in Enterobacter sp. AR-4, Bacillus sp. AR-6 and Delftia tsuruhatensis AR-7. Extremophiles. 2010;14:261-72 pubmed publisher
    ..In the present study we have characterized some physiological adaptations of strains Enterobacter sp. AR-4, Bacillus sp...
  28. Marchaim D, Navon Venezia S, Schwaber M, Carmeli Y. Isolation of imipenem-resistant Enterobacter species: emergence of KPC-2 carbapenemase, molecular characterization, epidemiology, and outcomes. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2008;52:1413-8 pubmed publisher
    The prevalence of isolation of imipenem-resistant Enterobacter (IRE) strains is rising, with potential serious consequences in terms of patients' outcomes and general care...
  29. Pagotto F, Nazarowec White M, Bidawid S, Farber J. Enterobacter sakazakii: infectivity and enterotoxin production in vitro and in vivo. J Food Prot. 2003;66:370-5 pubmed
    b>Enterobacter sakazakii has been implicated as the causal organism in a severe form of neonatal meningitis, with reported mortality rates of 40 to 80%...
  30. Rahman M, Sultana M, Khan S, Birkeland N. Serological cross-reactivity of environmental isolates of Enterobacter, Escherichia, Stenotrophomonas, and Aerococcus with Shigella spp.-specific antisera. Curr Microbiol. 2007;54:63-7 pubmed
    ..analyses revealed that three of the isolates were most closely related to Escherichia coli, four to Enterobacter sp., two to Stenotrophomonas, and two isolates belonged to the Gram-positive genus Aerococcus...
  31. Ye Y, Li J, Ye D, Jiang Z. Enterobacter bacteremia: Clinical features, risk factors for multiresistance and mortality in a Chinese University Hospital. Infection. 2006;34:252-7 pubmed
    This study was performed to characterize the clinical features and to identify the risk factors for multiresistance and mortality in patients with Enterobacter bacteremia.
  32. Singh B, Walker A, Morgan J, Wright D. Biodegradation of chlorpyrifos by enterobacter strain B-14 and its use in bioremediation of contaminated soils. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2004;70:4855-63 pubmed
    ..strain showed greatest similarity to members of the order Enterobacteriales and was closest to members of the Enterobacter asburiae group...
  33. Taghavi S, Van Der Lelie D, Hoffman A, Zhang Y, Walla M, Vangronsveld J, et al. Genome sequence of the plant growth promoting endophytic bacterium Enterobacter sp. 638. PLoS Genet. 2010;6:e1000943 pubmed publisher
    b>Enterobacter sp. 638 is an endophytic plant growth promoting gamma-proteobacterium that was isolated from the stem of poplar (Populus trichocarpaxdeltoides cv. H11-11), a potentially important biofuel feed stock plant. The Enterobacter sp...
  34. Jia L, Zheng A, Xu L, Huang X, Zhang Q, Yang F. Isolation and characterization of comprehensive polychlorinated biphenyl degrading bacterium, Enterobacter sp. LY402. J Microbiol Biotechnol. 2008;18:952-7 pubmed
    ..and measurement of the physiological and biochemical characteristics identified it as belonging to the genus Enterobacter. Degradation experiments showed that LY402 had the ability to aerobically transform 79 of the 91 major ..
  35. Iversen C, Waddington M, On S, Forsythe S. Identification and phylogeny of Enterobacter sakazakii relative to Enterobacter and Citrobacter Species. J Clin Microbiol. 2004;42:5368-70 pubmed
    The phylogenetic relationships of Enterobacter sakazakii strains were investigated using 16S ribosomal DNA (rDNA) and hsp60 sequencing. Each analysis distributed E...
  36. Broderick N, Raffa K, Handelsman J. Midgut bacteria required for Bacillus thuringiensis insecticidal activity. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2006;103:15196-9 pubmed
    ..thuringiensis insecticidal activity, and reestablishment of an Enterobacter sp. that normally resides in the midgut microbial community restored B. thuringiensis-mediated killing...
  37. Yin W, Purmal K, Chin S, Chan X, Chan K. Long chain N-acyl homoserine lactone production by Enterobacter sp. isolated from human tongue surfaces. Sensors (Basel). 2012;12:14307-14 pubmed publisher
    We report the isolation of N-acyl homoserine lactone-producing Enterobacter sp. isolate T1-1 from the posterior dorsal surfaces of the tongue of a healthy individual. Spent supernatants extract from Enterobacter sp...
  38. Madhaiyan M, Poonguzhali S, Lee J, Saravanan V, Lee K, Santhanakrishnan P. Enterobacter arachidis sp. nov., a plant-growth-promoting diazotrophic bacterium isolated from rhizosphere soil of groundnut. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2010;60:1559-64 pubmed publisher
    ..combined with rpoB gene sequence analysis allocated strain Ah-143(T) to the family Enterobacteriaceae, with Enterobacter radicincitans and Enterobacter cowanii as the closest relatives...
  39. Asis C, Adachi K. Isolation of endophytic diazotroph Pantoea agglomerans and nondiazotroph Enterobacter asburiae from sweetpotato stem in Japan. Lett Appl Microbiol. 2004;38:19-23 pubmed
    ..To isolate and identify diazotrophic endophytes in the stem of Japanese sweetpotato cv. Koganesengan...
  40. Schütz A, Sandalova T, Ricagno S, Hübner G, König S, Schneider G. Crystal structure of thiamindiphosphate-dependent indolepyruvate decarboxylase from Enterobacter cloacae, an enzyme involved in the biosynthesis of the plant hormone indole-3-acetic acid. Eur J Biochem. 2003;270:2312-21 pubmed
    ..The crystal structure of this enzyme from Enterobacter cloacae has been determined at 2.65 A resolution and refined to a crystallographic R-factor of 20.5% (Rfree 23...
  41. Brady C, Cleenwerck I, Venter S, Coutinho T, De Vos P. Taxonomic evaluation of the genus Enterobacter based on multilocus sequence analysis (MLSA): proposal to reclassify E. nimipressuralis and E. amnigenus into Lelliottia gen. nov. as Lelliottia nimipressuralis comb. nov. and Lelliottia amnigena comb. n. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2013;36:309-19 pubmed publisher
    The taxonomy of Enterobacter has a complicated history, with several species transferred to and from this genus. Classification of strains is difficult owing to its polyphyletic nature, based on 16S rRNA gene sequences...
  42. Gibson J, Cobbold R, Heisig P, Sidjabat H, Kyaw Tanner M, Trott D. Identification of Qnr and AAC(6')-1b-cr plasmid-mediated fluoroquinolone resistance determinants in multidrug-resistant Enterobacter spp. isolated from extraintestinal infections in companion animals. Vet Microbiol. 2010;143:329-36 pubmed publisher
    ..The aim of the present study was to screen 17 multidrug-resistant Enterobacter isolates obtained from opportunistic infections in companion animals for chromosomal and plasmid-mediated ..
  43. Morales García Y, Juárez Hernández D, Aragón Hernández C, Mascarua Esparza M, Bustillos Cristales M, Fuentes Ramírez L, et al. Growth response of maize plantlets inoculated with Enterobacter spp., as a model for alternative agriculture. Rev Argent Microbiol. 2011;43:287-93 pubmed publisher
    A maize rhizosphere isolate was phenotypically and genotypically characterized and identified as Enterobacter spp. bacterium...
  44. Holmes A, Vinayak A, Benton C, Esbenshade A, Heinselman C, Frankland D, et al. Comparison of two multimetal resistant bacterial strains: Enterobacter sp. YSU and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia ORO2. Curr Microbiol. 2009;59:526-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Sequence analysis of 16s rDNA suggested that our working strain of S. maltophilia O2 was a strain of Enterobacter. Phylogenetic tree analysis and biochemical tests confirmed that it belonged to an Enterobacter species...
  45. Pai H, Hong J, Byeon J, Kim Y, Lee H. High prevalence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing strains among blood isolates of Enterobacter spp. collected in a tertiary hospital during an 8-year period and their antimicrobial susceptibility patterns. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2004;48:3159-61 pubmed
    Of 72 blood isolates of Enterobacter spp. collected over an 8-year period, 50% (36 of 72) were derepressed or partially derepressed AmpC mutants...
  46. Deal E, Micek S, Reichley R, Ritchie D. Effects of an alternative cefepime dosing strategy in pulmonary and bloodstream infections caused by Enterobacter spp, Citrobacter freundii, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa: a single-center, open-label, prospective, observational study. Clin Ther. 2009;31:299-310 pubmed publisher
  47. Cho M, Park S, Lim J, Kim J, Kim J, Kwon D, et al. Conversion of sucrose into isomaltulose by Enterobacter sp. FMB1, an isomaltulose-producing microorganism isolated from traditional Korean food. Biotechnol Lett. 2007;29:453-8 pubmed
    ..It was identified as Enterobacter sp. FMB-1 by 16S rRNA sequencing and the API 20E system...
  48. Kazaks A, Dislers A, Lipowsky G, Nikolajeva V, Tars K. Complete genome sequence of the Enterobacter cancerogenus bacteriophage Enc34. J Virol. 2012;86:11403-4 pubmed
    b>Enterobacter cancerogenus is widely distributed in nature and is generally recovered from environmental or vegetal sources. In some cases, it has also been associated with human infections...
  49. Aibinu I, Ohaegbulam V, Adenipekun E, Ogunsola F, Odugbemi T, Mee B. Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase enzymes in clinical isolates of Enterobacter species from Lagos, Nigeria. J Clin Microbiol. 2003;41:2197-200 pubmed
    Over a 9-month period, 8 of 40 nonduplicate isolates of Enterobacter spp. producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) were detected for the first time from two hospitals in Lagos, Nigeria...
  50. Sheng J, Li J, Tu S, Sheng Z, Bi S, Zhu M, et al. blaKPC and rmtB on a single plasmid in Enterobacter amnigenus and Klebsiella pneumoniae isolates from the same patient. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012;31:1585-91 pubmed publisher
    b>Enterobacter amnigenus (EA76) and Klebsiella pneumoniae (KP76) isolates with multidrug-resistant (MDR) patterns were identified from the same patient in the neurosurgery department of our hospital. An outbreak of MDR K...
  51. Townsend S, Hurrell E, Caubilla Barron J, Loc Carrillo C, Forsythe S. Characterization of an extended-spectrum beta-lactamase Enterobacter hormaechei nosocomial outbreak, and other Enterobacter hormaechei misidentified as Cronobacter (Enterobacter) sakazakii. Microbiology. 2008;154:3659-67 pubmed publisher
    b>Enterobacter hormaechei is a Gram-negative bacterium within the Enterobacter cloacae complex, and has been shown to be of clinical significance by causing nosocomial infections, including sepsis. Ent...
  52. Gu W, Li X, Huang J, Duan Y, Meng Z, Zhang K, et al. Cloning, sequencing, and overexpression in Escherichia coli of the Enterobacter sp. Px6-4 gene for ferulic acid decarboxylase. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;89:1797-805 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, a gene encoding FADase was first isolated from the bacterium Enterobacter sp. Px6-4 using degenerate primers and a genome walking technique...
  53. Doumith M, Ellington M, Livermore D, Woodford N. Molecular mechanisms disrupting porin expression in ertapenem-resistant Klebsiella and Enterobacter spp. clinical isolates from the UK. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2009;63:659-67 pubmed publisher
    ..n = 28) and Enterobacter spp. (n = 27) referred from multiple hospitals to the UK national reference laboratory.
  54. Giladi H, Sukenik S, Flusser D, Liel Cohen N, Applebaum A, Sion Vardy N. A rare case of enterobacter endocarditis superimposed on a mitral valve rheumatoid nodule. J Clin Rheumatol. 2008;14:97-100 pubmed publisher
    ..The patient recovered fully after 6 weeks of antibiotic therapy. Emboli from a rheumatoid nodule should always be considered in patients with rheumatoid arthritis who present with transient ischemic attacks...
  55. Gonzalez Ceron L, Santillan F, Rodriguez M, Mendez D, Hernandez Avila J. Bacteria in midguts of field-collected Anopheles albimanus block Plasmodium vivax sporogonic development. J Med Entomol. 2003;40:371-4 pubmed
    ..Serratia marcescens, Enterobacter cloacae and Enterobacter amnigenus 2, Enterobacter sp., and Serratia sp...
  56. Lu W, Shi J, Wang C, Chang J. Biosorption of lead, copper and cadmium by an indigenous isolate Enterobacter sp. J1 possessing high heavy-metal resistance. J Hazard Mater. 2006;134:80-6 pubmed
    ..biosorption kinetics and equilibria of lead (Pb), copper (Cu) and cadmium (Cd) ions using the biomass of Enterobacter sp. J1 isolated from a local industry wastewater treatment plant...
  57. Dahiya N, Tewari R, Tiwari R, Hoondal G. Chitinase production in solid-state fermentation by Enterobacter sp. NRG4 using statistical experimental design. Curr Microbiol. 2005;51:222-8 pubmed
    The optimization of nutrient levels for chitinase production by Enterobacter sp. NRG4 in solid-state fermentation conditions (SSF) was carried out using response surface methodology (RSM) based on central composite design (CCD)...
  58. Hoffmann H, Stindl S, Stumpf A, Mehlen A, Monget D, Heesemann J, et al. Description of Enterobacter ludwigii sp. nov., a novel Enterobacter species of clinical relevance. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2005;28:206-12 pubmed
    A new species, Enterobacter ludwigii, is presented on the basis of the characteristics of 16 strains, which were isolated from clinical specimens...
  59. Robacker D, Lauzon C, He X. Volatiles production and attractiveness to the Mexican fruit fly of Enterobacter agglomerans isolated from apple maggot and Mexican fruit flies. J Chem Ecol. 2004;30:1329-47 pubmed
    We investigated two strains of uricase (+) Enterobacter agglomerans, one isolated from the apple maggot fly (AMF) and one from the Mexican fruit fly (MFF), for 1) attractiveness to MFF, and 2) production of attractive chemicals...
  60. Schütz A, Golbik R, Tittmann K, Svergun D, Koch M, Hübner G, et al. Studies on structure-function relationships of indolepyruvate decarboxylase from Enterobacter cloacae, a key enzyme of the indole acetic acid pathway. Eur J Biochem. 2003;270:2322-31 pubmed
    b>Enterobacter cloacae, isolated from the rhizosphere of cucumbers, produces large amounts of indole-3-acetic acid...
  61. Al Hasan M, Lahr B, Eckel Passow J, Baddour L. Temporal trends in Enterobacter species bloodstream infection: a population-based study from 1998-2007. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2011;17:539-45 pubmed publisher
    b>Enterobacter species are the fourth most common cause of Gram-negative bloodstream infection (BSI). We examined temporal changes and seasonal variation in the incidence rate of Enterobacter spp...
  62. MacLean L, Vinogradov E, Pagotto F, Farber J, Perry M. Characterization of the O-antigen in the lipopolysaccharide of Cronobacter (Enterobacter) malonaticus 3267. Biochem Cell Biol. 2009;87:927-32 pubmed publisher
    Cronobacter malonaticus, a Gram-negative bacterium previously known as Enterobacter sakazakii, is an opportunistic pathogen known to cause serious infection in infants and neonates...
  63. Mokracka J, Koczura R, Kaznowski A. Yersiniabactin and other siderophores produced by clinical isolates of Enterobacter spp. and Citrobacter spp. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol. 2004;40:51-5 pubmed
    We analyzed the ability of extraintestinal strains of Enterobacter spp. and Citrobacter spp. to employ different siderophore-mediated strategies of iron acquisition. All strains produced iron-chelating compounds...
  64. Cescutti P, Kallioinen A, Impallomeni G, Toffanin R, Pollesello P, Leisola M, et al. Structure of the exopolysaccharide produced by Enterobacter amnigenus. Carbohydr Res. 2005;340:439-47 pubmed
    The bacterial species Enterobacter amnigenus was isolated from sugar beets harvested in Finland. It produced an exopolysaccharide rich in l-fucose, which gave viscous water solutions...