yersinia enterocolitica

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Summary: A species of the genus YERSINIA, isolated from both man and animal. It is a frequent cause of bacterial gastroenteritis in children.

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  1. Montagner C, Arquint C, Cornelis G. Translocators YopB and YopD from Yersinia enterocolitica form a multimeric integral membrane complex in eukaryotic cell membranes. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:6923-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Upon contact, it exports two hydrophobic proteins called translocators (YopB and YopD in Yersinia enterocolitica) and the effectors...
  2. Van Damme I, Berkvens D, Bare J, De Zutter L. Influence of isolation methods on the occurrence of plasmid-carrying Yersinia enterocolitica serotype O:3 in slaughter pig tonsils, faeces and carcass surface swabs. Int J Food Microbiol. 2013;164:32-5 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica is an important foodborne pathogen that is primarily transmitted to humans through the consumption of contaminated pork...
  3. Westphal S, Lugering A, von Wedel J, von Eiff C, Maaser C, Spahn T, et al. Resistance of chemokine receptor 6-deficient mice to Yersinia enterocolitica infection: evidence of defective M-cell formation in vivo. Am J Pathol. 2008;172:671-80 pubmed publisher
    ..The pathogenic microorganism Yersinia enterocolitica exploits M cells for the purpose of mucosal tissue invasion exclusively through PPs...
  4. Kirjavainen V, Jarva H, Biedzka Sarek M, Blom A, Skurnik M, Meri S. Yersinia enterocolitica serum resistance proteins YadA and ail bind the complement regulator C4b-binding protein. PLoS Pathog. 2008;4:e1000140 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Yersinia enterocolitica, a Gram-negative enteric pathogen with invasive properties, efficiently resists the deleterious action of ..
  5. Rosner B, Stark K, Werber D. Epidemiology of reported Yersinia enterocolitica infections in Germany, 2001-2008. BMC Public Health. 2010;10:337 pubmed publisher
    ..Sequelae of Yersinia enterocolitica infections, such as reactive arthritis, have been reported...
  6. Dyszel J, Smith J, Lucas D, Soares J, Swearingen M, Vross M, et al. Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium can detect acyl homoserine lactone production by Yersinia enterocolitica in mice. J Bacteriol. 2010;192:29-37 pubmed publisher
    ..Typhimurium through mice infected with the AHL-producing pathogen Yersinia enterocolitica. SdiA is not activated during transit through mice infected with a yenI mutant of Y...
  7. Chen P, Cook C, Stewart A, Nagarajan N, Sommer D, Pop M, et al. Genomic characterization of the Yersinia genus. Genome Biol. 2010;11:R1 pubmed publisher
    ..genus Yersinia that cause invasive human diseases (Yersinia pestis, Yersinia pseudotuberculosis, and Yersinia enterocolitica) had been sequenced...
  8. El Qouqa I, El Jarou M, Samaha A, Al Afifi A, Al Jarousha A. Yersinia enterocolitica infection among children aged less than 12 years: a case-control study. Int J Infect Dis. 2011;15:e48-53 pubmed publisher
    A case-control study was conducted to identify risk factors, signs, and symptoms that may be associated with, Yersinia enterocolitica among children aged less than 12 years.
  9. Kopaskie K, Ligtenberg K, Schneewind O. Translational regulation of Yersinia enterocolitica mRNA encoding a type III secretion substrate. J Biol Chem. 2013;288:35478-88 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica type III secretion machines transport YopQ and other Yop effectors into host immune cells...

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  1. Milnes A, Sayers A, Stewart I, Clifton Hadley F, Davies R, Newell D, et al. Factors related to the carriage of Verocytotoxigenic E. coli, Salmonella, thermophilic Campylobacter and Yersinia enterocolitica in cattle, sheep and pigs at slaughter. Epidemiol Infect. 2009;137:1135-48 pubmed publisher
    ..They were examined for verocytotoxigenic E. coli (VTEC) O157, Salmonella, thermophilic Campylobacter and Yersinia enterocolitica. Data were collected on the animal from which the sample came and this information was analysed to look ..
  2. Branger C, Torres Escobar A, Sun W, Perry R, Fetherston J, Roland K, et al. Oral vaccination with LcrV from Yersinia pestis KIM delivered by live attenuated Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium elicits a protective immune response against challenge with Yersinia pseudotuberculosis and Yersinia enterocolitica. Vaccine. 2009;27:5363-70 pubmed publisher
    ..by these strains in mice against two other major species of Yersinia: Yersinia pseudotuberculosis and Yersinia enterocolitica. Surprisingly, we found that the RASV strain alone was sufficient to afford nearly full protection ..
  3. Martínez P, Fredriksson Ahomaa M, Pallotti A, Rosmini R, Houf K, Korkeala H. Variation in the prevalence of enteropathogenic Yersinia in slaughter pigs from Belgium, Italy, and Spain. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2011;8:445-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Isolation of Yersinia enterocolitica and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis was done by selective enrichment and by cold enrichment for 7 and 14 days...
  4. Kot B, Piechota M, Jakubczak A. Analysis of occurrence of virulence genes among Yersinia enterocolitica isolates belonging to different biotypes and serotypes. Pol J Vet Sci. 2010;13:13-9 pubmed
    ..enterocolitica, based upon the selected genes of virulence, can be applied as distinguishing markers and indicators of the potential virulence of Y. enterocolitica strains, excluding bioserotyping. ..
  5. Zheng H, Sun Y, Lin S, Mao Z, Jiang B. Yersinia enterocolitica infection in diarrheal patients. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2008;27:741-52 pubmed publisher
    ..During autumn-winter months, clinicians should pay more attention to clinical manifestation, early diagnosis, and treatment with susceptible antibiotics of yersiniosis and its complications, targeting high-risk patients...
  6. Menzies B. Axillary abscess due to Yersinia enterocolitica. J Clin Microbiol. 2010;48:3438-9 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica rarely causes extraintestinal disease. A 54-year-old construction worker with chronic hepatitis C developed an axillary abscess following an injury to his finger. An aspirate from the axillary mass grew Y...
  7. Oberhettinger P, Schütz M, Raddatz G, Keller H, Autenrieth I, Linke D. The sequence of the pYV virulence plasmid from Yersinia enterocolitica strain WA-314 biogroup 1B serotype O:8. Plasmid. 2011;65:20-4 pubmed publisher
    Our laboratory strain Yersinia enterocolitica strain WA-314 biogroup 1B serotype O:8 displayed a different adhesion behavior to host cells compared to other Yersinia strains...
  8. Wang X, Li Y, Jing H, Ren Y, Zhou Z, Wang S, et al. Complete genome sequence of a Yersinia enterocolitica "Old World" (3/O:9) strain and comparison with the "New World" (1B/O:8) strain. J Clin Microbiol. 2011;49:1251-9 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica is a heterogeneous bacterial species with a wide range of animal reservoirs through which human intestinal illness can be facilitated...
  9. Lilo S, Zheng Y, Bliska J. Caspase-1 activation in macrophages infected with Yersinia pestis KIM requires the type III secretion system effector YopJ. Infect Immun. 2008;76:3911-23 pubmed publisher
    ..cell death and secretion of interleukin-1beta (IL-1beta) in naïve macrophages infected with Yersinia enterocolitica. Naïve murine macrophages were infected with a panel of different Yersinia pestis and Yersinia ..
  10. Farzan A, Friendship R, Cook A, Pollari F. Occurrence of Salmonella, Campylobacter, Yersinia enterocolitica, Escherichia coli O157 and Listeria monocytogenes in swine. Zoonoses Public Health. 2010;57:388-96 pubmed publisher
    ..Campylobacter, Salmonella, Yersinia enterocolitica, Escherichia coli O157 and Listeria monocytogenes were isolated from 36.5%, 31.5%, 5.8%, 3.3% and 3...
  11. Gueguen E, Flores Kim J, Darwin A. The Yersinia enterocolitica phage shock proteins B and C can form homodimers and heterodimers in vivo with the possibility of close association between multiple domains. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:5747-58 pubmed publisher
    The Yersinia enterocolitica phage shock protein (Psp) stress response is essential for virulence and for survival during the mislocalization of outer membrane secretin proteins...
  12. Biedzka Sarek M, Jarva H, Hyyti inen H, Meri S, Skurnik M. Characterization of complement factor H binding to Yersinia enterocolitica serotype O:3. Infect Immun. 2008;76:4100-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we show that a gram-negative enteric pathogen, Yersinia enterocolitica serotype O:3, uses two virulence-related outer membrane (OM) proteins to bind FH. With Y...
  13. Boqvist S, Pettersson H, Svensson A, Andersson Y. Sources of sporadic Yersinia enterocolitica infection in children in Sweden, 2004: a case-control study. Epidemiol Infect. 2009;137:897-905 pubmed publisher
    Young children account for a large proportion of reported Yersinia enterocolitica infections in Sweden with a high incidence compared with other gastrointestinal infections, such as salmonellosis and campylobacteriosis...
  14. Huovinen E, Sihvonen L, Virtanen M, Haukka K, Siitonen A, Kuusi M. Symptoms and sources of Yersinia enterocolitica-infection: a case-control study. BMC Infect Dis. 2010;10:122 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica (YE) is the causative agent of yersiniosis. YE encompass strains of diverse pathogenicity: YE biotypes 1B and 2-5 are considered pathogenic, whereas biotype 1A is in general considered nonvirulent...
  15. Schreiner M, Niemann H. Crystal structure of the Yersinia enterocolitica type III secretion chaperone SycD in complex with a peptide of the minor translocator YopD. BMC Struct Biol. 2012;12:13 pubmed publisher
    ..We crystallized a synthetic decapeptide from the Yersinia enterocolitica minor type III secretion translocator YopD bound to its cognate chaperone SycD and determined the complex ..
  16. Blaylock B, Sorg J, Schneewind O. Yersinia enterocolitica type III secretion of YopR requires a structure in its mRNA. Mol Microbiol. 2008;70:1210-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Silent mutations in the second signal abrogate function and the phenotype of other mutations can be suppressed by secondary mutations predicted to restore base complementary in a 3' stem-loop structure of the yopR mRNA...
  17. Bhaduri S, Wesley I, Richards H, Draughon A, Wallace M. Clonality and antibiotic susceptibility of Yersinia enterocolitica isolated from U.S. market weight hogs. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2009;6:351-6 pubmed publisher
    Pigs are the only known animal reservoir of Yersinia enterocolitica strains pathogenic to humans. In this study 106 ail-positive pathogenic Y. enterocolitica isolates, previously recovered from 2793 swine fecal samples (3...
  18. Fredriksson Ahomaa M, Wacheck S, Bonke R, Stephan R. Different enteropathogenic Yersinia strains found in wild boars and domestic pigs. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2011;8:733-7 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis strains isolated from wild boars and fattening pigs were characterized and compared with each other. In wild boars, ail-positive Y...
  19. Müller N, Kaiser P, Linke D, Schwarz H, Riess T, Schäfer A, et al. Trimeric autotransporter adhesin-dependent adherence of Bartonella henselae, Bartonella quintana, and Yersinia enterocolitica to matrix components and endothelial cells under static and dynamic flow conditions. Infect Immun. 2011;79:2544-53 pubmed publisher
    ..expressed outer membrane proteins [Vomps] of Bartonella quintana, and Yersinia adhesin A [YadA] of Yersinia enterocolitica) for mediating bacterial adherence to ECM and endothelial cells...
  20. Trulzsch K, Oellerich M, Heesemann J. Invasion and dissemination of Yersinia enterocolitica in the mouse infection model. Adv Exp Med Biol. 2007;603:279-85 pubmed
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica is one of the most common causes of food borne gastrointestinal disease. After oral uptake yersiniae replicate in the small intestine, invade Peyer's patches of the distal ileum and disseminate to spleen and liver...
  21. Shin H, Cornelis G. Type III secretion translocation pores of Yersinia enterocolitica trigger maturation and release of pro-inflammatory IL-1beta. Cell Microbiol. 2007;9:2893-902 pubmed
    ..While macrophages infected by wild-type Yersinia enterocolitica did not release mature IL-1beta, macrophages infected by Y...
  22. Firouzi R, Shekarforoush S, Nazer A, Borumand Z, Jooyandeh A. Effects of essential oils of oregano and nutmeg on growth and survival of Yersinia enterocolitica and Listeria monocytogenes in barbecued chicken. J Food Prot. 2007;70:2626-30 pubmed
    ..were conducted to determine the effectiveness of oregano and nutmeg EOs on the growth and survival of Yersinia enterocolitica and Listeria monocytogenes in broth culture and in Iranian barbecued chicken...
  23. Nesbakken T, Eckner K, Røtterud O. The effect of blast chilling on occurrence of human pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica compared to Campylobacter spp. and numbers of hygienic indicators on pig carcasses. Int J Food Microbiol. 2008;123:130-3 pubmed publisher
    In this study, the occurrence of Yersinia enterocolitica on pig carcasses was compared to the occurrence of Campylobacter spp...
  24. Skurnik M, Toivonen S. Identification of distinct lipopolysaccharide patterns among Yersinia enterocolitica and Y. enterocolitica-like bacteria. Biochemistry (Mosc). 2011;76:823-31 pubmed publisher
    The lipopolysaccharide (LPS) of strains representing various serotypes of Yersinia enterocolitica and Y. enterocolitica-like bacteria was studied by deoxycholate-PAGE and silver staining analysis...
  25. Cai K, Zhang Y, Yang B, Chen S. Yersinia enterocolitica ghost with msbB mutation provides protection and reduces proinflammatory cytokines in mice. Vaccine. 2013;31:334-40 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica is an important human pathogen. Yersiniosis, caused by Y. enterocolitica, has become more prevalent globally in recent years...
  26. Bresolin G, Trcek J, Scherer S, Fuchs T. Presence of a functional flagellar cluster Flag-2 and low-temperature expression of flagellar genes in Yersinia enterocolitica W22703. Microbiology. 2008;154:196-206 pubmed publisher
    Twelve Yersinia enterocolitica mutants carrying luxCDABE-transposon insertions in motility and chemotaxis genes were isolated on the basis of strong low-temperature induction. Two transposons were located within an 11...
  27. Roppenser B, Roder A, Hentschke M, Ruckdeschel K, Aepfelbacher M. Yersinia enterocolitica differentially modulates RhoG activity in host cells. J Cell Sci. 2009;122:696-705 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose that RhoG is a central target of the Yersinia stratagem and a major upstream regulator of Rac1 during different phases of the Yersinia infection cycle. ..
  28. Mallik S, Virdi J. Genetic relationships between clinical and non-clinical strains of Yersinia enterocolitica biovar 1A as revealed by multilocus enzyme electrophoresis and multilocus restriction typing. BMC Microbiol. 2010;10:158 pubmed publisher
    ..BURST analysis of MLRT data nevertheless provided newer insights into the probable evolution of clinical strains from aquatic strains. ..
  29. Singh S, Darwin A. FtsH-dependent degradation of phage shock protein C in Yersinia enterocolitica and Escherichia coli. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:6436-42 pubmed publisher
    ..shock protein (Psp) extracytoplasmic stress response has been studied extensively in Escherichia coli and Yersinia enterocolitica. Both species have the PspF, -A, -B, and -C proteins, which have been linked to robust phenotypes, ..
  30. Schaake J, Kronshage M, Uliczka F, Rohde M, Knuuti T, Strauch E, et al. Human and animal isolates of Yersinia enterocolitica show significant serotype-specific colonization and host-specific immune defense properties. Infect Immun. 2013;81:4013-25 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica is a human pathogen that is ubiquitous in livestock, especially pigs...
  31. Luo D, Szaba F, Kummer L, Plow E, Mackman N, Gailani D, et al. Protective roles for fibrin, tissue factor, plasminogen activator inhibitor-1, and thrombin activatable fibrinolysis inhibitor, but not factor XI, during defense against the gram-negative bacterium Yersinia enterocolitica. J Immunol. 2011;187:1866-76 pubmed publisher
    ..for coagulation leading to fibrin deposition during host defense against the Gram-negative bacterium Yersinia enterocolitica. After i.p. inoculation with Y...
  32. Uliczka F, Pisano F, Schaake J, Stolz T, Rohde M, Fruth A, et al. Unique cell adhesion and invasion properties of Yersinia enterocolitica O:3, the most frequent cause of human Yersiniosis. PLoS Pathog. 2011;7:e1002117 pubmed publisher
  33. Macdonald E, Heier B, Nygard K, Stalheim T, Cudjoe K, Skjerdal T, et al. Yersinia enterocolitica outbreak associated with ready-to-eat salad mix, Norway, 2011. Emerg Infect Dis. 2012;18:1496-9 pubmed publisher
    In 2011, an outbreak of illness caused by Yersinia enterocolitica O:9 in Norway was linked to ready-to-eat salad mix, an unusual vehicle for this pathogen...
  34. Bent Z, Branda S, Young G. The Yersinia enterocolitica Ysa type III secretion system is expressed during infections both in vitro and in vivo. Microbiologyopen. 2013;2:962-75 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica biovar 1B maintains two type III secretion systems (T3SS) that are involved in pathogenesis, the plasmid encoded Ysc T3SS and the chromosomally encoded Ysa T3SS...
  35. Fredriksson Ahomaa M, Stolle A, Stephan R. Prevalence of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica in pigs slaughtered at a Swiss abattoir. Int J Food Microbiol. 2007;119:207-12 pubmed
    ..However, epidemiological data on the prevalence of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica in animals and humans is insufficient. Pigs are assumed to be the main reservoir of pathogenic Y...
  36. Adkins I, Schulz S, Borgmann S, Autenrieth I, Gröbner S. Differential roles of Yersinia outer protein P-mediated inhibition of nuclear factor-kappa B in the induction of cell death in dendritic cells and macrophages. J Med Microbiol. 2008;57:139-44 pubmed publisher
    ..The differences between DC and macrophages in the mechanisms of cell death induction by YopP presented herein might be crucial for the function of these antigen-presenting cells...
  37. Pinta E, Duda K, Hanuszkiewicz A, Kaczynski Z, Lindner B, Miller W, et al. Identification and role of a 6-deoxy-4-keto-hexosamine in the lipopolysaccharide outer core of Yersinia enterocolitica serotype O:3. Chemistry. 2009;15:9747-54 pubmed publisher
    The outer core (OC) region of Yersinia enterocolitica serotype O:3 lipopolysaccharide is a hexasaccharide essential for the integrity of the outer membrane...
  38. Sihvonen L, Toivonen S, Haukka K, Kuusi M, Skurnik M, Siitonen A. Multilocus variable-number tandem-repeat analysis, pulsed-field gel electrophoresis, and antimicrobial susceptibility patterns in discrimination of sporadic and outbreak-related strains of Yersinia enterocolitica. BMC Microbiol. 2011;11:42 pubmed publisher
    ..PFGE), and antimicrobial susceptibility testing for discriminating 104 sporadic and outbreak-related Yersinia enterocolitica (YE) bio/serotype 3-4/O:3 and 2/O:9 isolates...
  39. Fredriksson Ahomaa M, Cernela N, Hachler H, Stephan R. Yersinia enterocolitica strains associated with human infections in Switzerland 2001-2010. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2012;31:1543-50 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica infections are common in humans...
  40. Walker K, Miller V. Synchronous gene expression of the Yersinia enterocolitica Ysa type III secretion system and its effectors. J Bacteriol. 2009;191:1816-26 pubmed publisher
    ..The Yersinia enterocolitica Ysa T3SS is such a system, where the apparatus genes, some regulatory genes, and four genes encoding ..
  41. Van Damme I, Habib I, De Zutter L. Yersinia enterocolitica in slaughter pig tonsils: enumeration and detection by enrichment versus direct plating culture. Food Microbiol. 2010;27:158-61 pubmed publisher
    Tonsil samples from 139 slaughter pigs were examined for the presence of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica by enrichment procedures based on the standard method ISO 10273:2003...
  42. Wang X, Cui Z, Wang H, Tang L, Yang J, Gu L, et al. Pathogenic strains of Yersinia enterocolitica isolated from domestic dogs (Canis familiaris) belonging to farmers are of the same subtype as pathogenic Y. enterocolitica strains isolated from humans and may be a source of human infection in Jiangsu P. J Clin Microbiol. 2010;48:1604-10 pubmed publisher
    We isolated 326 Yersinia enterocolitica strains from 5,919 specimens from patients with diarrhea at outpatient clinics, livestock, poultry, wild animals, insect vectors, food, and the environment in the cities of Nantong and Xuzhou in ..
  43. Fondrevez M, Labbe A, Houard E, Fravalo P, Madec F, Denis M. A simplified method for detecting pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica in slaughtered pig tonsils. J Microbiol Methods. 2010;83:244-9 pubmed publisher
    The aim of this study was to collect preliminary data on the carriage of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica in slaughtered pigs in France and to test a simplified method for detecting these strains from tonsils...
  44. Batzilla J, Höper D, Antonenka U, Heesemann J, Rakin A. Complete genome sequence of Yersinia enterocolitica subsp. palearctica serogroup O:3. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:2067 pubmed publisher
    ..This strain is a certified type strain of the German DSMZ collection (DSM no. 13030; Yersinia enterocolitica subsp. palearctica) that was isolated from the stool of a human patient (H. Neubauer, S. Aleksic, A...
  45. Pinta E, Li Z, Batzilla J, Pajunen M, Kasanen T, Rabsztyn K, et al. Identification of three oligo-/polysaccharide-specific ligases in Yersinia enterocolitica. Mol Microbiol. 2012;83:125-36 pubmed publisher
    ..In Yersinia enterocolitica serotype O:3 LPS is composed of LA-inner core (IC) onto which a homopolymeric O-PS, a hexasaccharide ..
  46. Zheng H, Sun Y, Mao Z, Jiang B. Investigation of virulence genes in clinical isolates of Yersinia enterocolitica. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol. 2008;53:368-74 pubmed publisher
    ..study, we aimed to investigate the distribution of virulence genes in clinical isolates of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica. Two thousand six hundred stool samples were collected from 2600 patients with diarrhea, and were tested ..
  47. Wang X, Cui Z, Jin D, Tang L, Xia S, Wang H, et al. Distribution of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica in China. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2009;28:1237-44 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica (1,295 strains) was isolated from diarrhea patients, livestock, poultry, wild animals, insect vectors, food, and the environment...
  48. Bent Z, Young G. Contribution of BlaA and BlaB beta-lactamases to antibiotic susceptibility of Yersinia enterocolitica biovar 1B. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2010;54:4000-2 pubmed publisher
    Highly pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica biovar 1B produces two distinct beta-lactamases, BlaA and BlaB...
  49. Gu W, Wang X, Qiu H, Luo X, Xiao D, Xiao Y, et al. Comparative antigenic proteins and proteomics of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica bio-serotypes 1B/O: 8 and 2/O: 9 cultured at 25°C and 37°C. Microbiol Immunol. 2012;56:583-94 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica is a Gram-negative enteric pathogen responsible for a number of gastrointestinal disorders; the most pathogenic bio-serotype is 1B/O: 8...
  50. Renaud N, Lecci L, Courcol R, Simonet M, Gaillot O. CHROMagar Yersinia, a new chromogenic agar for screening of potentially pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica isolates in stools. J Clin Microbiol. 2013;51:1184-7 pubmed publisher
    CHROMagar Yersinia (CAY) is a new chromogenic medium for the presumptive detection of virulent Yersinia enterocolitica in stools...
  51. Van Damme I, Berkvens D, Botteldoorn N, Dierick K, Wits J, Pochet B, et al. Evaluation of the ISO 10273:2003 method for the isolation of human pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica from pig carcasses and minced meat. Food Microbiol. 2013;36:170-5 pubmed publisher
    Pig carcass swabs (n = 254) and minced meat samples (n = 82) were examined for pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica using different routinely used enrichment protocols...
  52. Skorek K, Raczkowska A, Dudek B, Miętka K, Guz Regner K, Pawlak A, et al. Regulatory protein OmpR influences the serum resistance of Yersinia enterocolitica O:9 by modifying the structure of the outer membrane. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e79525 pubmed publisher
    ..Our previous findings indicated that the OmpR regulator in Yersinia enterocolitica O:9 positively regulates the expression of FlhDC, the master flagellar activator, which influences ..
  53. Deuretzbacher A, Czymmeck N, Reimer R, Tr lzsch K, Gaus K, Hohenberg H, et al. Beta1 integrin-dependent engulfment of Yersinia enterocolitica by macrophages is coupled to the activation of autophagy and suppressed by type III protein secretion. J Immunol. 2009;183:5847-60 pubmed publisher
    ..We analyzed the effects of the enteropathogenic bacterium Yersinia enterocolitica on autophagy in macrophages...
  54. Truchado P, Gil Izquierdo A, Tomás Barberán F, Allende A. Inhibition by chestnut honey of N-Acyl-L-homoserine lactones and biofilm formation in Erwinia carotovora, Yersinia enterocolitica, and Aeromonas hydrophila. J Agric Food Chem. 2009;57:11186-93 pubmed publisher
    ..its aqueous and methanolic extracts to inhibit bacterial AHL-controlled processes in Erwinia carotovora , Yersinia enterocolitica , and Aeromonas hydrophila ...
  55. Shutinoski B, Schmidt M, Heusipp G. Transcriptional regulation of the Yts1 type II secretion system of Yersinia enterocolitica and identification of secretion substrates. Mol Microbiol. 2010;75:676-91 pubmed publisher
    ..widespread in gamma-proteobacteria, they have so far not been characterized in the human pathogen Yersinia enterocolitica. We describe here genetic linkage of the Yts1 and Yts2 T2SSs with a transcriptional regulator in the ..
  56. Balakrishna K, Murali H, Batra H. Cloning, expression and characterization of attachment-invasion locus protein (Ail) of Yersinia enterocolitica and its utilization in rapid detection by immunoassays. Lett Appl Microbiol. 2010;50:131-7 pubmed publisher
    Rapid detection of pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica isolates by using antisera raised against recombinant attachment-invasion locus (Ail) protein.
  57. Diepold A, Amstutz M, Abel S, Sorg I, Jenal U, Cornelis G. Deciphering the assembly of the Yersinia type III secretion injectisome. EMBO J. 2010;29:1928-40 pubmed publisher
    The assembly of the Yersinia enterocolitica type III secretion injectisome was investigated by grafting fluorescent proteins onto several components, YscC (outer-membrane (OM) ring), YscD (forms the inner-membrane (IM) ring together with ..
  58. Lehr U, Schutz M, Oberhettinger P, Ruiz Perez F, Donald J, Palmer T, et al. C-terminal amino acid residues of the trimeric autotransporter adhesin YadA of Yersinia enterocolitica are decisive for its recognition and assembly by BamA. Mol Microbiol. 2010;78:932-46 pubmed publisher
    ..The Yersinia enterocolitica Adhesin A (YadA) is the prototype of trimeric auotransporter adhesins (TAAs), consisting of a head, stalk ..
  59. Białas N, Kasperkiewicz K, Radziejewska Lebrecht J, Skurnik M. Bacterial cell surface structures in Yersinia enterocolitica. Arch Immunol Ther Exp (Warsz). 2012;60:199-209 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica is a widespread member of the family of Enterobacteriaceae that contains both non-virulent and virulent isolates. Pathogenic Y...
  60. Hudson J, King N, Cornelius A, Bigwood T, Thom K, Monson S. Detection, isolation and enumeration of Yersinia enterocolitica from raw pork. Int J Food Microbiol. 2008;123:25-31 pubmed publisher
    The methods available for the isolation of Yersinia enterocolitica from foods are generally considered to be less than optimal, and methods for estimation of numbers are lacking...
  61. Townsend M, Carr N, Iyer J, Horne S, Gibbs P, Prüss B. Pleiotropic phenotypes of a Yersinia enterocolitica flhD mutant include reduced lethality in a chicken embryo model. BMC Microbiol. 2008;8:12 pubmed publisher
    The Yersinia enterocolitica flagellar master regulator FlhD/FlhC affects the expression levels of non-flagellar genes, including 21 genes that are involved in central metabolism...
  62. Bucher M, Meyer C, Grötzbach B, Wacheck S, Stolle A, Fredriksson Ahomaa M. Epidemiological data on pathogenic Yersinia enterocolitica in Southern Germany during 2000-2006. Foodborne Pathog Dis. 2008;5:273-80 pubmed publisher
    b>Yersinia enterocolitica is the most common species causing enteric yersiniosis, which is still the third most frequently reported foodborne gastroenteritis in Europe. Y...
  63. Axler DiPerte G, Hinchliffe S, Wren B, Darwin A. YtxR acts as an overriding transcriptional off switch for the Yersinia enterocolitica Ysc-Yop type 3 secretion system. J Bacteriol. 2009;191:514-24 pubmed publisher
    The Yersinia enterocolitica YtxR protein is a LysR-type transcriptional regulator that induces expression of the ytxAB locus, which encodes a putative ADP-ribosylating toxin. The ytxR and ytxAB genes are not closely linked in the Y...
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    Caenorhabditis elegans is a validated model to study bacterial pathogenicity. We report that Yersinia enterocolitica strains W22703 (biovar 2, serovar O:9) and WA314 (biovar 1B, serovar O:8) kill C...
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    The YenR and YenI proteins of Yersinia enterocolitica resemble the quorum sensing proteins LuxR and LuxI of Vibrio fischeri. Apo-YenR activated a gene, designated yenS, that lies adjacent to and divergent from yenR...
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    Yersinia adhesin A (YadA) is a major virulence factor of Yersinia enterocolitica. YadA mediates host cell binding and autoaggregation and protects the pathogen from killing by the complement system...
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