achromobacter

Summary

Summary: A genus of gram-negative, strictly aerobic, non-spore forming rods. Soil and water are regarded as the natural habitat. They are sometimes isolated from a hospital environment and humans.

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  1. Aisenberg G, Rolston K, Safdar A. Bacteremia caused by Achromobacter and Alcaligenes species in 46 patients with cancer (1989-2003). Cancer. 2004;101:2134-40 pubmed
    b>Achromobacter and Alcaligenes are emerging infectious gram-negative bacterial species that can affect immunosuppressed patients...
  2. Coenye T, Vancanneyt M, Falsen E, Swings J, Vandamme P. Achromobacter insolitus sp. nov. and Achromobacter spanius sp. nov., from human clinical samples. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2003;53:1819-24 pubmed
    ..16S rDNA sequence analysis indicated that these isolates belonged to the genus ACHROMOBACTER: Whole-cell protein analysis distinguished two groups, which were confirmed by DNA-DNA hybridization...
  3. Nejidat A, Saadi I, Ronen Z. Effect of flagella expression on adhesion of Achromobacter piechaudii to chalk surfaces. J Appl Microbiol. 2008;105:2009-14 pubmed publisher
    To examine flagella role and cell motility in adhesion of Achromobacter piechaudii to chalk.
  4. Almuzara M, Limansky A, Ballerini V, Galanternik L, Famiglietti A, Vay C. In vitro susceptibility of Achromobacter spp. isolates: comparison of disk diffusion, Etest and agar dilution methods. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2010;35:68-71 pubmed publisher
    In this study, we analysed the antimicrobial susceptibility of 92 strains of Achromobacter spp. isolated from clinical samples to 18 antimicrobial agents...
  5. Li X, Hu Y, Gong J, Lin Y, Johnstone L, Rensing C, et al. Genome sequence of the highly efficient arsenite-oxidizing bacterium Achromobacter arsenitoxydans SY8. J Bacteriol. 2012;194:1243-4 pubmed publisher
    We report the draft genome sequence of Achromobacter arsenitoxydans SY8, the first reported arsenite-oxidizing bacterium belonging to the genus Achromobacter and containing a genomic arsenic island, an intact type III secretion system, ..
  6. Li X, Hu Y, Gong J, Zhang L, Wang G. Comparative genome characterization of Achromobacter members reveals potential genetic determinants facilitating the adaptation to a pathogenic lifestyle. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2013;97:6413-25 pubmed publisher
    Members of the Achromobacter genus are Gram-negative bacteria including both environmental and clinical isolates, which are increasingly recovered from patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) as emerging pathogens...
  7. Wiley L, Bridge D, Wiley L, Odom J, Elliott T, Olson J. Bacterial biofilm diversity in contact lens-related disease: emerging role of Achromobacter, Stenotrophomonas, and Delftia. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 2012;53:3896-905 pubmed publisher
    ..Our study used culture-independent methods to assess the relationship between the severity of contact lens-related disease and bacteria residing in biofilms of contact lens cases and lenses...
  8. Guo W, Li D, Tao Y, Gao P, Hu J. Isolation and description of a stable carbazole-degrading microbial consortium consisting of Chryseobacterium sp. NCY and Achromobacter sp. NCW. Curr Microbiol. 2008;57:251-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on the 16S rDNA sequence analysis, the two bacteria were identified as Chryseobacterium sp. NCY and Achromobacter sp. NCW, respectively...
  9. Gomila M, Tvrzová L, Teshim A, Sedláček I, Gonzalez Escalona N, Zdrahal Z, et al. Achromobacter marplatensis sp. nov., isolated from a pentachlorophenol-contaminated soil. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2011;61:2231-7 pubmed publisher
    ..16S rRNA gene sequence analysis of strain B2(T) showed that the strain belongs to the genus Achromobacter within the Betaproteobacteria...

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  1. Sviridov A, Shushkova T, Zelenkova N, Vinokurova N, Morgunov I, Ermakova I, et al. Distribution of glyphosate and methylphosphonate catabolism systems in soil bacteria Ochrobactrum anthropi and Achromobacter sp. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2012;93:787-96 pubmed publisher
    ..Strains Achromobacter sp...
  2. Nielsen D, McLellan P, Daugulis A. Direct estimation of the oxygen requirements of Achromobacter xylosoxidans for aerobic degradation of monoaromatic hydrocarbons (BTEX) in a bioscrubber. Biotechnol Lett. 2006;28:1293-8 pubmed
    ..production and supplying maintenance energy demands during the degradation of both benzene and ethylbenzene by Achromobacter xylosoxidans Y234 were measured using a newly proposed technique involving a bioscrubber...
  3. Spilker T, Vandamme P, LiPuma J. Identification and distribution of Achromobacter species in cystic fibrosis. J Cyst Fibros. 2013;12:298-301 pubmed publisher
    We recently described a multilocus sequence typing scheme for Achromobacter that identified several novel species in this genus.
  4. Coenye T, Vancanneyt M, Cnockaert M, Falsen E, Swings J, Vandamme P. Kerstersia gyiorum gen. nov., sp. nov., a novel Alcaligenes faecalis-like organism isolated from human clinical samples, and reclassification of Alcaligenes denitrificans Rüger and Tan 1983 as Achromobacter denitrificans comb. nov. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2003;53:1825-31 pubmed
    ..16S rDNA sequence analysis indicated that these isolates were related to the genera Alcaligenes, Bordetella, Achromobacter and Pigmentiphaga and belonged to the family Alcaligenaceae...
  5. Vandamme P, Moore E, Cnockaert M, De Brandt E, Svensson Stadler L, Houf K, et al. Achromobacter animicus sp. nov., Achromobacter mucicolens sp. nov., Achromobacter pulmonis sp. nov. and Achromobacter spiritinus sp. nov., from human clinical samples. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2013;36:1-10 pubmed publisher
    The phenotypic and genotypic characteristics of fourteen human clinical Achromobacter strains representing four genogroups which were delineated by sequence analysis of nusA, eno, rpoB, gltB, lepA, nuoL and nrdA loci, demonstrated that ..
  6. Spilker T, Vandamme P, LiPuma J. A multilocus sequence typing scheme implies population structure and reveals several putative novel Achromobacter species. J Clin Microbiol. 2012;50:3010-5 pubmed publisher
    The genus Achromobacter currently is comprised of seven species, including Achromobacter xylosoxidans, an opportunistic and nosocomial pathogen that displays broad-spectrum antimicrobial resistance and is recognized as causing chronic ..
  7. Ridderberg W, Wang M, Nørskov Lauritsen N. Multilocus sequence analysis of isolates of Achromobacter from patients with cystic fibrosis reveals infecting species other than Achromobacter xylosoxidans. J Clin Microbiol. 2012;50:2688-94 pubmed publisher
    ..sequence analysis (MLSA) scheme was developed for characterization of strains and species from the genus Achromobacter, which are increasingly recovered from patients with cystic fibrosis (CF)...
  8. Trimble W, Phung L, Meyer F, Silver S, Gilbert J. Draft genome sequence of Achromobacter piechaudii strain HLE. J Bacteriol. 2012;194:6355 pubmed publisher
    b>Achromobacter piechaudii strain HLE is a betaproteobacterium (previously known as Alcaligenes faecalis) that was an early isolate with arsenite oxidase activity. This draft genome of 6...
  9. Ma Y, Rajkumar M, Freitas H. Inoculation of plant growth promoting bacterium Achromobacter xylosoxidans strain Ax10 for the improvement of copper phytoextraction by Brassica juncea. J Environ Manage. 2009;90:831-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The strain Ax10 was characterized as Achromobacter xylosoxidans based on its 16S rDNA sequence homology (99%). The bacterium A...
  10. Cai L, Rensing C, Li X, Wang G. Novel gene clusters involved in arsenite oxidation and resistance in two arsenite oxidizers: Achromobacter sp. SY8 and Pseudomonas sp. TS44. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2009;83:715-25 pubmed publisher
    This study describes three gene clusters involved in arsenic redox transformation of two arsenite oxidizers: Achromobacter sp. SY8 and Pseudomonas sp. TS44. A 17...
  11. Zhu W, Chai L, Ma Z, Wang Y, Xiao H, Zhao K. Anaerobic reduction of hexavalent chromium by bacterial cells of Achromobacter sp. Strain Ch1. Microbiol Res. 2008;163:616-23 pubmed
    Hexavalent chromium [Cr(VI)] is a widespread environmental contaminant. Achromobacter sp. strain Chi was a Cr(VI) reducing bacterium with high reduction performance...
  12. Barrado L, Brañas P, Orellana M, Martinez M, García G, Otero J, et al. Molecular characterization of Achromobacter isolates from cystic fibrosis and non-cystic fibrosis patients in Madrid, Spain. J Clin Microbiol. 2013;51:1927-30 pubmed publisher
    ..and nrdA sequence analysis identified 6 different species or genogroups and 13 sequence types (STs) among 15 Achromobacter isolates from cystic fibrosis (CF) patients and 7 species or genogroups and 11 STs among 11 isolates from non-..
  13. Zhan Y, Wang Q, Chen C, Kim J, Zhang H, Yoza B, et al. Potential of wheat bran to promote indigenous microbial enhanced oil recovery. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 2017;44:845-855 pubmed publisher
    ..dominated the O-, An- and early A0-stages. Bacillus sp., Achromobacter sp., Rhizobiales sp., Alcaligenes sp. and Clostridium sp. dominated the later A0-stage...
  14. Schwarz C, Hartl D, Eickmeier O, Hector A, Benden C, Durieu I, et al. Progress in Definition, Prevention and Treatment of Fungal Infections in Cystic Fibrosis. Mycopathologia. 2018;183:21-32 pubmed publisher
    ..species causing infections include Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Staphylococcus aureus, Haemophilus influenzae and Achromobacter xylosoxidans. In addition to bacteria, fungi are detected in a significant number of patients...
  15. Xu J, Wu H, Wang Z, Zheng F, Lu X, Li Z, et al. Microbial dynamics and metabolite changes in Chinese Rice Wine fermentation from sorghum with different tannin content. Sci Rep. 2018;8:4639 pubmed publisher
    ..In JB3, the top 5 genera were Stenotrophomonas, Bdellovibrio, Solibacillus, Sulfuritalea and Achromobacter. In addition, more esters were detected, and more microorganisms correlated with ester generation in JZ22...
  16. Ederveen T, Ferwerda G, Ahout I, Vissers M, De Groot R, Boekhorst J, et al. Haemophilus is overrepresented in the nasopharynx of infants hospitalized with RSV infection and associated with increased viral load and enhanced mucosal CXCL8 responses. Microbiome. 2018;6:10 pubmed publisher
    ..a loss in commensals like Veillonella and overrepresentation of opportunistic organisms like Haemophilus and Achromobacter in RSV-infected individuals...
  17. Chang J. Biotransformation of arsenite and bacterial aox activity in drinking water produced from surface water of floating houses: Arsenic contamination in Cambodia. Environ Pollut. 2015;206:315-23 pubmed publisher
    ..gene operon and aoxR leader gene activity in Alcaligenes faecalis SRR-11 and aoxS leader gene activity in Achromobacter xylosoxidans TSL-66...
  18. Aoyama S, Masaki A, Sakamoto Y, Takino H, Murase T, Ohshima K, et al. Achromobacter Infection is Rare in Japanese Patients with Pulmonary B-Cell Lymphoma. Intern Med. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    Objective Achromobacter xylosoxidans (A. xylosoxidans) has been recently reported to have an association with the development of pulmonary mucosa-associated lymphoid tissue (MALT) lymphoma in patients from European countries...
  19. Nejidat A, Saadi I, Ronen Z. Degradation of 2,4,6-tribromophenol by bacterial cells attached to chalk collected from a contaminated aquifer. J Appl Microbiol. 2004;96:844-52 pubmed
    ..the factors governing the adhesion and activity of the 2,4,6-tribromophenol (TBP) degrading bacterium Achromobacter piechaudii TBPZ-N61 on chalk from a contaminated aquifer...
  20. Subudhi S, Bisht V, Batta N, Pathak M, Devi A, Lal B. Purification and characterization of exopolysaccharide bioflocculant produced by heavy metal resistant Achromobacter xylosoxidans. Carbohydr Polym. 2016;137:441-451 pubmed publisher
    Optimization of process parameters enhanced bioflocculating activity of 'Achromobacter xylosoxidans strain TERI L1' from 75% to 83.3% in absence of heavy metals, which decreased to 73% in presence of multi-metals...
  21. Susilawati T, Jex A, Cantacessi C, Pearson M, Navarro S, Susianto A, et al. Deep sequencing approach for investigating infectious agents causing fever. Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis. 2016;35:1137-49 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Achromobacter xylosoxidans, Alteromonas macleodii and Enterobacteria phage were prevalent in all samples...
  22. Ferroni A, Sermet Gaudelus I, Abachin E, Quesnes G, Lenoir G, Berche P, et al. [Phenotypic and genotypic characteristics of non fermenting atypical strains recovered from cystic fibrosis patients]. Pathol Biol (Paris). 2003;51:405-11 pubmed
    ..These isolates were identified by 16S DNA sequencing as Pseudomonas aeruginosa (19 isolates, 12 patients), Achromobacter xylosoxidans (10 isolates, 8 patients), Stenotrophomonas maltophilia (9 isolates, 9 patients), Burkholderia ..
  23. Chikere C, Azubuike C, Fubara E. Shift in microbial group during remediation by enhanced natural attenuation (RENA) of a crude oil-impacted soil: a case study of Ikarama Community, Bayelsa, Nigeria. 3 Biotech. 2017;7:152 pubmed publisher
    ..Analysis of 16S rRNA of the isolated CHUB showed they belonged to eight bacterial genera namely: Achromobacter, Alcaligenes, Azospirillus, Bacillus, Lysinibacillus, Ochrobactrum, Proteus, and Pusillimonas, with ..
  24. Günther F, Merle U, Frank U, Gaida M, Mutters N. Pseudobacteremia outbreak of biofilm-forming Achromobacter xylosoxidans - environmental transmission. BMC Infect Dis. 2016;16:584 pubmed
    b>Achromobacter xylosoxidans (AX) is known for intrinsic resistance to disinfectants. Our laboratory routine surveillance system detected an unexpected rise in AX bloodstream infections in a 2200-bed hospital...
  25. Xia Y, Lu M, Chen G, Cao J, Gao F, Wang M, et al. Effects of dietary Lactobacillus rhamnosus JCM1136 and Lactococcus lactis subsp. lactis JCM5805 on the growth, intestinal microbiota, morphology, immune response and disease resistance of juvenile Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;76:368-379 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast, a significant increase of Rhizobium and Achromobacter, which can produce a variety of enzymes with cellulolytic and pectolytic activity, were observed in fish fed ..
  26. Benjamin S, Kamimura N, Takahashi K, Masai E. Achromobacter denitrificans SP1 efficiently utilizes 16 phthalate diesters and their downstream products through protocatechuate 3,4-cleavage pathway. Ecotoxicol Environ Saf. 2016;134P1:172-178 pubmed publisher
    ..analytical evidences for the efficient utilization of most of the commercially available phthalate diesters by Achromobacter denitrificans SP1, coupled with the demonstration of a plausible degradation pathway...
  27. Awad R, Gans P, Reiser J. Structural insights into the substrate recognition and reaction specificity of the PLP-dependent fold-type I isoleucine 2-epimerase from Lactobacillus buchneri. Biochimie. 2017;137:165-173 pubmed publisher
    ..I enzymes with known amino acid racemization activities, including the ?-amino-?-caprolactam racemase from Achromobacter obae and the cystathionine ?-lyase from Escherichia coli, allows us to identify the active site residues ..
  28. Amin S, Shah B, Jain K, Patel A, Patel N, Joshi C, et al. Draft Genome Sequence of Achromobacter sp. Strain DMS1, Capable of Degrading Polyaromatic Hydrocarbons Isolated from the Industrially Perturbed Environment of Amlakhadi Canal, India. Genome Announc. 2015;3: pubmed publisher
    Here, we report the draft genome sequence of Achromobacter sp. strain DMS1, which is 4.9 Mbp and has 3,727 coding sequences (CDSs), and is capable of degrading xenobiotic compounds and harboring genes for aromatic hydrocarbon metabolism...
  29. Nguyen P, Carvalho G, Reis A, Nunes O, Reis M, Oehmen A. Impact of biogenic substrates on sulfamethoxazole biodegradation kinetics by Achromobacter denitrificans strain PR1. Biodegradation. 2017;28:205-217 pubmed publisher
    ..This study investigated the kinetics of sulfamethoxazole (SMX) degradation by Achromobacter denitrificans strain PR1 at a wide range of concentrations, from ng/L to mg/L, to assess the feasibility of ..
  30. Bador J, Neuwirth C, Grangier N, Muniz M, Germé L, Bonnet J, et al. Role of AxyZ Transcriptional Regulator in Overproduction of AxyXY-OprZ Multidrug Efflux System in Achromobacter Species Mutants Selected by Tobramycin. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2017;61: pubmed publisher
    AxyXY-OprZ is an RND-type efflux system that confers innate aminoglycoside resistance to Achromobacter spp...
  31. Mahboubi M, Carmody L, Foster B, Kalikin L, VanDevanter D, LiPuma J. Culture-Based and Culture-Independent Bacteriologic Analysis of Cystic Fibrosis Respiratory Specimens. J Clin Microbiol. 2016;54:613-9 pubmed publisher
    ..While sequence analysis was more likely to detect Achromobacter, Stenotrophomonas, and Burkholderia, it was less likely to detect Staphylococcus. Streptococcus spp...
  32. Gojgic Cvijovic G, Milic J, Solevic T, Beskoski V, Ilic M, Djokic L, et al. Biodegradation of petroleum sludge and petroleum polluted soil by a bacterial consortium: a laboratory study. Biodegradation. 2012;23:1-14 pubmed publisher
    ..A bacterial consortium, consisting of strains from the genera Pseudomonas, Achromobacter, Bacillus and Micromonospora, was isolated from a petroleum sludge sample and characterized...
  33. Horváthová H, Lászlová K, Dercová K. Bioremediation of PCB-contaminated shallow river sediments: The efficacy of biodegradation using individual bacterial strains and their consortia. Chemosphere. 2018;193:270-277 pubmed publisher
    ..of four bacterial strains isolated from the historically PCB-contaminated sediments and characterized as Achromobacter xylosoxidans, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia, Ochrobactrum anthropi and Rhodococcus ruber...
  34. Gui M, Chen Q, Ni J. Effect of NaCl on aerobic denitrification by strain Achromobacter sp. GAD-3. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2017;101:5139-5147 pubmed publisher
    This paper presents the effect of NaCl on aerobic denitrification by a novel aerobic denitrifier strain Achromobacter sp. GAD-3...
  35. Xia Z, Zhang L, Zhao Y, Yan X, Li S, Gu T, et al. Biodegradation of the Herbicide 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid by a New Isolated Strain of Achromobacter sp. LZ35. Curr Microbiol. 2017;74:193-202 pubmed publisher
    In this study, a bacterial strain of Achromobacter sp...
  36. Salsgiver E, Fink A, Knapp E, LiPuma J, Olivier K, Marshall B, et al. Changing Epidemiology of the Respiratory Bacteriology of Patients With Cystic Fibrosis. Chest. 2016;149:390-400 pubmed publisher
    ..S aureus (MRSA), Haemophilus influenzae, Burkholderia cepacia complex, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia, and Achromobacter xylosoxidans...
  37. Tanaka S, Sakurai H, Sugiura M, Kawashima K, Sugita T. Domon L, an immunopotentiating agent, acts as an NF-kappaB activator. J Vet Med Sci. 1997;59:575-9 pubmed
    Domon L, a heat-treated component of gram-negative bacterium Achromobacter stenohalis, is used for the treatment of infectious diseases of animals. Here, we investigated the immunopotentiating potential of Domon L...
  38. Dreiseikelmann B, Bunk B, Sproer C, Rohde M, Nimtz M, Wittmann J. Characterization and genome comparisons of three Achromobacter phages of the family Siphoviridae. Arch Virol. 2017;162:2191-2201 pubmed publisher
    In this study, we present the characterization and genomic data of three Achromobacter phages belonging to the family Siphoviridae...
  39. Simon A, Bindschedler S, Job D, Wick L, Filippidou S, Kooli W, et al. Exploiting the fungal highway: development of a novel tool for the in situ isolation of bacteria migrating along fungal mycelium. FEMS Microbiol Ecol. 2015;91: pubmed publisher
    ..soli, Olivibacter soli, Acinetobacter calcoaceticus, and several species of the genera Stenotrophomonas, Achromobacter and Ochrobactrum...
  40. Hong Y, Deng M, Xu X, Wu C, Xiao X, Zhu Q, et al. Characterization of the transcriptome of Achromobacter sp. HZ01 with the outstanding hydrocarbon-degrading ability. Gene. 2016;584:185-94 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we characterized the transcriptome of hydrocarbon-degrading Achromobacter sp. HZ01 after petroleum treatment for 16h...
  41. Okazaki S, Suzuki A, Mizushima T, Kawano T, Komeda H, Asano Y, et al. The novel structure of a pyridoxal 5'-phosphate-dependent fold-type I racemase, alpha-amino-epsilon-caprolactam racemase from Achromobacter obae. Biochemistry. 2009;48:941-50 pubmed publisher
    Alpha-amino-epsilon-caprolactam (ACL) racemase (ACLR) from Achromobacter obae catalyzes the interconversion of l- and d-ACL. ACLR belongs to the fold-type I group of pyridoxal 5'-phosphate (PLP) dependent enzymes...
  42. Gramegna A, Millar B, Blasi F, Elborn J, Downey D, Moore J. In vitro antimicrobial activity of ceftolozane/tazobactam against Pseudomonas aeruginosa and other non-fermenting Gram-negative bacteria in adults with cystic fibrosis. J Glob Antimicrob Resist. 2018;14:224-227 pubmed publisher
    ..aeruginosa, Achromobacter xylosoxidans, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia and Burkholderia cenocepacia...
  43. Liston S, Ovchinnikova O, Whitfield C. Unique lipid anchor attaches Vi antigen capsule to the surface of Salmonella enterica serovar Typhi. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016;113:6719-24 pubmed publisher
    ..The genetic locus for Vi antigen production is also present in soil bacteria belonging to the genus Achromobacter Vi antigen assembly follows a widespread general strategy with a characteristic glycan export step involving ..
  44. Farjadfard S, Borghei S, Hassani A, Yakhchali B, Ardjmand M, Zeinali M. Efficient biodegradation of naphthalene by a newly characterized indigenous Achromobacter sp. FBHYA2 isolated from Tehran Oil Refinery Complex. Water Sci Technol. 2012;66:594-602 pubmed publisher
    ..Strain FBHYA2 was identified as Achromobacter sp...
  45. Wang Y, Yang Z, Chai L, Zhao K. Diffusion of hexavalent chromium in chromium-containing slag as affected by microbial detoxification. J Hazard Mater. 2009;169:1173-8 pubmed publisher
    ..A slag plate was prepared from the original slag or the detoxified slag by Achromobacter sp. CH-1. The results revealed that the apparent diffusion coefficient of Cr(VI) was 4...
  46. Yuan L, Zeng G, Zhang C, Yu J, Xu J. [Isolation, identification and degradation characteristics of bisphenol A degrading strain]. Huan Jing Ke Xue. 2006;27:2095-9 pubmed
    ..physiological and biochemical, and sequence analysis of 16S rDNA, the strain was identified preliminarily as Achromobacter xylosoxidans...
  47. Ermakova I, Kiseleva N, Shushkova T, Zharikov M, Zharikov G, Leontievsky A. Bioremediation of glyphosate-contaminated soils. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2010;88:585-94 pubmed publisher
    ..The selected bacterial strains Achromobacter sp...
  48. Liu Y, Pei X, Lin H, Gai P, Liu Y, Wu Z. Asymmetric bioreduction of activated alkenes by a novel isolate of Achromobacter species producing enoate reductase. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2012;95:635-45 pubmed publisher
    The strain Achromobacter sp. JA81, which produced enoate reductase, was applied in the asymmetric reduction of activated alkenes...
  49. Papalia M, Almuzara M, Cejas D, Traglia G, Ramirez M, Galanternik L, et al. OXA-258 from Achromobacter ruhlandii: a species-specific marker. J Clin Microbiol. 2013;51:1602-5 pubmed publisher
    A new blaOXA-258 gene is described as a species-specific taxonomic marker for Achromobacter ruhlandii isolates (all recovered from cystic fibrosis patients)...
  50. Miyamoto K, Yatake Y, Tamura K, Terao Y, Ohta H. Purification and characterization of arylmalonate decarboxylase from Achromobacter sp. KU1311. J Biosci Bioeng. 2007;104:263-7 pubmed
    ..Recently, we have screened similar enzyme producers from soil samples and succeeded in isolating Achromobacter sp. KU1311. The gene encoding the enzyme was cloned and sequenced...
  51. Chen Q, Ni J. Heterotrophic nitrification-aerobic denitrification by novel isolated bacteria. J Ind Microbiol Biotechnol. 2011;38:1305-10 pubmed publisher
    ..LAD9, Achromobacter sp. GAD3 and Comamonas sp. GAD4, respectively...
  52. Deng M, Li J, Hong Y, Xu X, Chen W, Yuan J, et al. Characterization of a novel biosurfactant produced by marine hydrocarbon-degrading bacterium Achromobacter sp. HZ01. J Appl Microbiol. 2016;120:889-99 pubmed publisher
    To purify and characterize the biosurfactants produced by Achromobacter sp. HZ01.
  53. Sviridov A, Zelenkova N, Vinokurova N, Ermakova I, Leontievsky A. New approaches to identification and activity estimation of glyphosate degradation enzymes. Biochemistry (Mosc). 2011;76:720-5 pubmed publisher
    ..by glyphosate-oxidoreductase with the formation of aminomethylphosphonic acid and glyoxylate, whereas Achromobacter sp. MPS12 utilize C-P lyase, forming sarcosine...
  54. Zhang L, Zhang G, Yun Y, Peng Y. Bacterial community of a spider, Marpiss magister (Salticidae). 3 Biotech. 2017;7:371 pubmed publisher
    ..i>Methylobacterium, Bradyrhizobium, Propionibacterium, Brevundimonas, Achromobacter, Microbacterium, Corynebacterium, and Flavobacterium at a slightly lower abundance ..
  55. Ghevariya C, Bhatt J, Dave B. Enhanced chrysene degradation by halotolerant Achromobacter xylosoxidans using Response Surface Methodology. Bioresour Technol. 2011;102:9668-74 pubmed publisher
    ..Multiple PAH degrading halotolerant Achromobacter xylosoxidans was isolated from crude oil polluted saline site...
  56. Batta N, Subudhi S, Lal B, Devi A. Isolation of a lead tolerant novel bacterial species, Achromobacter sp. TL-3: assessment of bioflocculant activity. Indian J Exp Biol. 2013;51:1004-11 pubmed
    ..Present investigation highlights for lead biosorption by a newly isolated novel bacterial species; Achromobacter sp...
  57. Zuzek R, White R, Srichai M, Jaber W. Images in cardiovascular medicine. Rare form of right ventricular outflow tract obstruction. Circulation. 2004;110:e524 pubmed
  58. Vandamme P, Moore E, Cnockaert M, Peeters C, Svensson Stadler L, Houf K, et al. Classification of Achromobacter genogroups 2, 5, 7 and 14 as Achromobacter insuavis sp. nov., Achromobacter aegrifaciens sp. nov., Achromobacter anxifer sp. nov. and Achromobacter dolens sp. nov., respectively. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2013;36:474-82 pubmed publisher
    The phenotypic and genotypic characteristics of seventeen Achromobacter strains representing MLST genogroups 2, 5, 7 and 14 were examined...
  59. Traglia G, Almuzara M, Merkier A, Papalia M, Galanternik L, Radice M, et al. Distribution of allelic variants of the chromosomal gene bla OXA-114-like in Achromobacter xylosoxidans clinical isolates. Curr Microbiol. 2013;67:596-600 pubmed publisher
    b>Achromobacter xylosoxidans is increasingly being documented in cystic fibrosis patients. The bla(OXA-114) gene has been recognized as a naturally occurring chromosomal gene, exhibiting different allelic variants...
  60. Magni A, Giordano A, Mancini C, Pecoraro C, Varesi P, Quattrucci S, et al. Emerging cystic fibrosis pathogens: incidence and antimicrobial resistance. New Microbiol. 2007;30:59-62 pubmed
    ..isolation and the antimicrobial resistance of Burkholderia cepacia complex, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia and Achromobacter xylosoxidans in cystic fibrosis patients from 2000 to 2004...
  61. Klimek Ochab M, Obojska A, Picco A, Lejczak B. Isolation and characterization of two new microbial strains capable of degradation of the naturally occurring organophosphonate - ciliatine. Biodegradation. 2007;18:223-31 pubmed
    ..Enzymatic activity involved in ciliatine degradation studied in the fungal cell-free extract proved to be distinct from bacterial pathway described before...
  62. Govindasamy V, Senthilkumar M, Gaikwad K, Annapurna K. Isolation and characterization of ACC deaminase gene from two plant growth-promoting rhizobacteria. Curr Microbiol. 2008;57:312-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In the phylogenetic analysis, distinctness of these two genes was observed as a separate cluster. 16S rDNA sequencing of two isolates identified them to be Achromobacter sp. and Pseudomonas stutzeri.
  63. Vosahlíková Kolárová M, Krejcik Z, Cajthaml T, Demnerova K, Pazlarova J. Biodegradation of methyl tert-butyl ether using bacterial strains. Folia Microbiol (Praha). 2008;53:411-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Using the 16S rDNA protocol, two isolates capable of degrading MTBE (Rhodococcus pyridinivorans 4A and Achromobacter xylosoxidans 6A) were identified...
  64. Dell Amico E, Bernasconi S, Cavalca L, Magni C, Prinsi B, Andreoni V. New insights into the biodegradation of thiodiglycol, the hydrolysis product of Yperite (sulfur mustard gas). J Appl Microbiol. 2009;106:1111-21 pubmed publisher
    ..To isolate thiodiglycol (TDG)-degrading bacteria, the mustard gas hydrolysis product, and to characterize the metabolites formed and the enzymes involved in the degradation...
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