photobacterium

Summary

Summary: A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria that are common in the marine environment and on the surfaces and in the intestinal contents of marine animals. Some species are bioluminescent and are found as symbionts in specialized luminous organs of fish.

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  1. Eloe E, Lauro F, Vogel R, Bartlett D. The deep-sea bacterium Photobacterium profundum SS9 utilizes separate flagellar systems for swimming and swarming under high-pressure conditions. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:6298-305 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, the motility of the deep-sea piezophilic bacterium Photobacterium profundum SS9 was investigated and compared with that of the related shallow-water piezosensitive strain ..
  2. Kita Tsukamoto K, Wada M, Yao K, Kamiya A, Yoshizawa S, Uchiyama N, et al. Rapid identification of marine bioluminescent bacteria by amplified 16S ribosomal RNA gene restriction analysis. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2006;256:298-303 pubmed
    ..the 14 species of marine bioluminescent bacteria currently known, which belong to the genera Vibrio, Photobacterium, and Shewanella...
  3. Call D, Singer R, Meng D, Broschat S, Orfe L, Anderson J, et al. blaCMY-2-positive IncA/C plasmids from Escherichia coli and Salmonella enterica are a distinct component of a larger lineage of plasmids. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2010;54:590-6 pubmed publisher
    ..coli and S. enterica are genetically distinct from those originating from Yersinia pestis and Photobacterium damselae and distal to one originating from Yersinia ruckeri...
  4. Kakuta Y, Okino N, Kajiwara H, Ichikawa M, Takakura Y, Ito M, et al. Crystal structure of Vibrionaceae Photobacterium sp. JT-ISH-224 alpha2,6-sialyltransferase in a ternary complex with donor product CMP and acceptor substrate lactose: catalytic mechanism and substrate recognition. Glycobiology. 2008;18:66-73 pubmed
    ..structure of Delta16psp26ST, the N-terminal truncated form of alpha2,6-sialyltransferase from Vibrionaceae Photobacterium sp. JT-ISH-224, complexed with a donor product CMP and an acceptor substrate lactose...
  5. Kim M, Hirono I, Kurokawa K, Maki T, Hawke J, Kondo H, et al. Complete DNA sequence and analysis of the transferable multiple-drug resistance plasmids (R Plasmids) from Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida isolates collected in Japan and the United States. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2008;52:606-11 pubmed
    b>Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida is a bacterial fish pathogen that causes a disease known as pasteurellosis...
  6. Costa Ramos C, Vale A, Ludovico P, dos Santos N, Silva M. The bacterial exotoxin AIP56 induces fish macrophage and neutrophil apoptosis using mechanisms of the extrinsic and intrinsic pathways. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2011;30:173-81 pubmed publisher
    It has been previously shown that the exotoxin of the important fish pathogen Photobacterium damselae ssp...
  7. do Vale A, Costa Ramos C, Silva A, Silva D, Gartner F, dos Santos N, et al. Systemic macrophage and neutrophil destruction by secondary necrosis induced by a bacterial exotoxin in a Gram-negative septicaemia. Cell Microbiol. 2007;9:988-1003 pubmed
    ..Here we describe the systemic destruction of macrophages and neutrophils by the Gram-negative Photobacterium damselae ssp. piscicida (Phdp) in fish pasteurellosis, a deadly systemic infection...
  8. Mine T, Miyazaki T, Kajiwara H, Naito K, Ajisaka K, Yamamoto T. Enzymatic synthesis of unique sialyloligosaccharides using marine bacterial alpha-(2-->3)- and alpha-(2-->6)-sialyltransferases. Carbohydr Res. 2010;345:1417-21 pubmed publisher
    ..the acceptor substrate specificities of marine bacterial alpha-(2-->3)-sialyltransferase cloned from Photobacterium sp...
  9. do Vale A, Silva M, dos Santos N, Nascimento D, Reis Rodrigues P, Costa Ramos C, et al. AIP56, a novel plasmid-encoded virulence factor of Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida with apoptogenic activity against sea bass macrophages and neutrophils. Mol Microbiol. 2005;58:1025-38 pubmed publisher
    ..We have recently shown that one major pathogenicity strategy of Photobacterium damselae subsp...

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  1. Silva M, dos Santos N, do Vale A. AIP56: a novel bacterial apoptogenic toxin. Toxins (Basel). 2010;2:905-18 pubmed publisher
    b>Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida (Phdp) is a Gram-negative pathogen agent of an important fish septicemia...
  2. Hovda M, Lunestad B, Sivertsvik M, Rosnes J. Characterisation of the bacterial flora of modified atmosphere packaged farmed Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) by PCR-DGGE of conserved 16S rRNA gene regions. Int J Food Microbiol. 2007;117:68-75 pubmed
    ..were found to be the predominant bacteria in oxygen enriched atmospheres, whereas the spoilage bacteria Photobacterium sp., Shewanella putrefaciens and Pseudomonas spp. dominated in CO(2):N(2) and air packaged samples...
  3. Simonato F, Campanaro S, Lauro F, Vezzi A, D Angelo M, Vitulo N, et al. Piezophilic adaptation: a genomic point of view. J Biotechnol. 2006;126:11-25 pubmed
    ..An understanding of the effects of pressure on biomolecules will expand its use in the medical, industrial and biotechnological fields. ..
  4. Andreoni F, Boiani R, Serafini G, Amagliani G, Dominici S, Riccioni G, et al. Isolation of a novel gene from Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida and analysis of the recombinant antigen as promising vaccine candidate. Vaccine. 2013;31:820-6 pubmed publisher
    b>Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida (PDP) is the causative agent of fish pasteurellosis, a bacterial disease causing important losses in marine aquaculture...
  5. Wang B, Yu G, Hu H, Wang L. Quantitative structure-activity relationships and mixture toxicity of substituted benzaldehydes to Photobacterium phosphoreum. Bull Environ Contam Toxicol. 2007;78:503-9 pubmed
  6. Yamane K, Asato J, Kawade N, Takahashi H, Kimura B, Arakawa Y. Two cases of fatal necrotizing fasciitis caused by Photobacterium damsela in Japan. J Clin Microbiol. 2004;42:1370-2 pubmed
    We encountered two cases of fatal necrotizing fasciitis caused by Photobacterium damsela in Japan. Both cases occurred in fishermen who became sick after fishing...
  7. Arijo S, Balebona C, Martinez Manzanares E, Moriñigo M. Immune response of gilt-head seabream (Sparus aurata) to antigens from Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2004;16:65-70 pubmed
  8. Campanaro S, Pascale F, Telatin A, Schiavon R, Bartlett D, Valle G. The transcriptional landscape of the deep-sea bacterium Photobacterium profundum in both a toxR mutant and its parental strain. BMC Genomics. 2012;13:567 pubmed publisher
    The deep-sea bacterium Photobacterium profundum is an established model for studying high pressure adaptation. In this paper we analyse the parental strain DB110 and the toxR mutant TW30 by massively parallel cDNA sequencing (RNA-seq)...
  9. El Hajj Z, Tryfona T, Allcock D, Hasan F, Lauro F, Sawyer L, et al. Importance of proteins controlling initiation of DNA replication in the growth of the high-pressure-loving bacterium Photobacterium profundum SS9. J Bacteriol. 2009;191:6383-93 pubmed publisher
    ..insight into the mechanism(s), a previous study screened transposon mutant libraries of the deep-sea bacterium Photobacterium profundum SS9 and identified mutants which exhibited alterations in growth at high pressure relative to that ..
  10. Nonaka L, Maruyama F, Miyamoto M, Miyakoshi M, Kurokawa K, Masuda M. Novel conjugative transferable multiple drug resistance plasmid pAQU1 from Photobacterium damselae subsp. damselae isolated from marine aquaculture environment. Microbes Environ. 2012;27:263-72 pubmed
    ..In this study, we show that a tetracycline-resistant strain of Photobacterium damselae subsp...
  11. Jung T, Thompson K, Volpatti D, Galeotti M, Adams A. Variation in the molecular weight of Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida antigens when cultured under different conditions in vitro. J Vet Sci. 2007;8:255-61 pubmed
    The antigenicity of Photobacterium damselae (Ph. d.) subsp...
  12. Emborg J, Laursen B, Rathjen T, Dalgaard P. Microbial spoilage and formation of biogenic amines in fresh and thawed modified atmosphere-packed salmon (Salmo salar) at 2 degrees C. J Appl Microbiol. 2002;92:790-9 pubmed
    ..b>Photobacterium phosphoreum dominated the spoilage microflora of fresh MAP salmon at more than 10(6) cfu g(-1) and the ..
  13. Yu H, Huang S, Chokhawala H, Sun M, Zheng H, Chen X. Highly efficient chemoenzymatic synthesis of naturally occurring and non-natural alpha-2,6-linked sialosides: a P. damsela alpha-2,6-sialyltransferase with extremely flexible donor-substrate specificity. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2006;45:3938-44 pubmed
  14. Le Bihan T, Rayner J, Roy M, Spagnolo L. Photobacterium profundum under pressure: a MS-based label-free quantitative proteomics study. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e60897 pubmed publisher
    b>Photobacterium profundum SS9 is a Gram-negative bacterium, originally collected from the Sulu Sea. Its genome consists of two chromosomes and a 80 kb plasmid. Although it can grow under a wide range of pressures, P...
  15. Reis M, Nascimento D, do Vale A, Silva M, dos Santos N. Molecular cloning and characterisation of sea bass (Dicentrarchus labrax L.) caspase-3 gene. Mol Immunol. 2007;44:774-83 pubmed
    ..non-stimulated sea bass, with slightly higher levels in thymus and heart and was increased in head kidneys of Photobacterium damselae ssp. piscicida infected sea bass...
  16. Kaeding A, Ast J, Pearce M, Urbanczyk H, Kimura S, Endo H, et al. Phylogenetic diversity and cosymbiosis in the bioluminescent symbioses of "Photobacterium mandapamensis". Appl Environ Microbiol. 2007;73:3173-82 pubmed publisher
    b>Photobacterium mandapamensis" (proposed name) and Photobacterium leiognathi are closely related, phenotypically similar marine bacteria that form bioluminescent symbioses with marine animals...
  17. Mine T, Katayama S, Kajiwara H, Tsunashima M, Tsukamoto H, Takakura Y, et al. An alpha2,6-sialyltransferase cloned from Photobacterium leiognathi strain JT-SHIZ-119 shows both sialyltransferase and neuraminidase activity. Glycobiology. 2010;20:158-65 pubmed publisher
    We cloned, expressed, and characterized a novel beta-galactoside alpha2,6-sialyltransferase from Photobacterium leiognathi strain JT-SHIZ-119...
  18. Stroppolo M, Pesce A, D Orazio M, O NEILL P, Bordo D, Rosano C, et al. Single mutations at the subunit interface modulate copper reactivity in Photobacterium leiognathi Cu,Zn superoxide dismutase. J Mol Biol. 2001;308:555-63 pubmed
    The functional properties and X-ray structures of five mutant forms of Photobacterium leiognathi Cu,Zn superoxide dismutase carrying single mutations at residues located at the dimer association interface have been investigated...
  19. Kushi Y, Kamimiya H, Hiratsuka H, Nozaki H, Fukui H, Yanagida M, et al. Sialyltransferases of marine bacteria efficiently utilize glycosphingolipid substrates. Glycobiology. 2010;20:187-98 pubmed publisher
    ..This demonstrates that efficient in vitro ganglioside synthesis could be a valuable tool for selectively synthesizing Sias modifications, thereby permitting the exploration of unknown functions...
  20. Urbanczyk H, Ogura Y, Hendry T, Gould A, Kiwaki N, Atkinson J, et al. Genome sequence of Photobacterium mandapamensis strain svers.1.1, the bioluminescent symbiont of the cardinal fish Siphamia versicolor. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:3144-5 pubmed publisher
    b>Photobacterium mandapamensis is one of three luminous Photobacterium species able to form species-specific bioluminescent symbioses with marine fishes. Here, we present the draft genome sequence of P. mandapamensis strain svers.1...
  21. Zarubin M, Belkin S, Ionescu M, Genin A. Bacterial bioluminescence as a lure for marine zooplankton and fish. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012;109:853-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we show that zooplankton that contacts and feeds on the luminescent bacterium Photobacterium leiognathi starts to glow, and demonstrate by video recordings that glowing individuals are highly vulnerable ..
  22. Tamegai H, Nishikawa S, Haga M, Bartlett D. The respiratory system of the piezophile Photobacterium profundum SS9 grown under various pressures. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2012;76:1506-10 pubmed
    ..In this study, we investigated the respiratory system of another well-studied piezophile, Photobacterium profundum SS9. We analyzed cytochrome contents, the expression of genes encoding respiratory components in P...
  23. do Vale A, Ellis A, Silva M. Electron microscopic evidence that expression of capsular polysaccharide by Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida is dependent on iron availability and growth phase. Dis Aquat Organ. 2001;44:237-40 pubmed
    The expression of capsular polysaccharide (CPS) by the fish pathogen Photobacterium damselae subsp...
  24. Acosta F, Vivas J, Padilla D, Vega J, Bravo J, Grasso V, et al. Invasion and survival of Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida in non-phagocytic cells of gilthead sea bream, Sparus aurata L. J Fish Dis. 2009;32:535-41 pubmed publisher
    Fluorescence microscopy and gentamicin protection assays were used to investigate the ability of four Photobacterium damselae subsp...
  25. El Hajj Z, Allcock D, Tryfona T, Lauro F, Sawyer L, Bartlett D, et al. Insights into piezophily from genetic studies on the deep-sea bacterium, Photobacterium profundum SS9. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2010;1189:143-8 pubmed publisher
    The deep-sea bacterium, Photobacterium profundum SS9, has been adopted as a model organism to understand the molecular basis of cold-adapted high-pressure-loving (piezophilic) growth. Despite growing optimally at 28 MPa (15 degrees C), P...
  26. Ho L, Chang C, Liu H, Yang H, Lin J. Evaluating the protective efficacy of antigen combinations against Photobacterium damselae ssp. piscicida infections in cobia, Rachycentron canadum L. J Fish Dis. 2014;37:51-62 pubmed publisher
    ..is a very important aquatic fish that faces the risk of infection with the bacterial pathogen Photobacterium damselae ssp. piscicida, and there are few protective approaches available that use multiple antigens...
  27. Wang F, Chen J. Effect of salinity on the immune response of tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon and its susceptibility to Photobacterium damselae subsp. damselae. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2006;20:671-81 pubmed
    Addition of NaCl at 2.5% to tryptic soy broth (TSB) significantly increased the growth of Photobacterium damselae subsp. damselae. Tiger shrimp Penaeus monodon held in 25 per thousand seawater were injected with P. damsela subsp...
  28. Mejlholm O, Dalgaard P. Antimicrobial effect of essential oils on the seafood spoilage micro-organism Photobacterium phosphoreum in liquid media and fish products. Lett Appl Microbiol. 2002;34:27-31 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the antimicrobial effect of nine essential oils (EO) on P. phosphoreum and determine the effect of oregano oil on the shelf-life of modified atmosphere-packed (MAP) cod fillets...
  29. Allen E, Bartlett D. Structure and regulation of the omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid synthase genes from the deep-sea bacterium Photobacterium profundum strain SS9. Microbiology. 2002;148:1903-13 pubmed
    ..This paper presents the sequence of a 33 kbp locus from the deep-sea bacterium Photobacterium profundum strain SS9 which includes four of the five genes required for EPA biosynthesis...
  30. Kim S, Nonaka L, Suzuki S. Occurrence of tetracycline resistance genes tet(M) and tet(S) in bacteria from marine aquaculture sites. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2004;237:147-56 pubmed
    ..Lactococcus garvieae, Photobacterium damsela subsp. piscicida, and unidentified Gram-positive bacteria...
  31. Barnes A, dos Santos N, Ellis A. Update on bacterial vaccines: Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida. Dev Biol (Basel). 2005;121:75-84 pubmed
    b>Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida is the causative agent of pasteurellosis in wild and farmed marine fish worldwide...
  32. Matallana Surget S, Douki T, Cavicchioli R, Joux F. Remarkable resistance to UVB of the marine bacterium Photobacterium angustum explained by an unexpected role of photolyase. Photochem Photobiol Sci. 2009;8:1313-20 pubmed publisher
    DNA damage and cell survival was assessed in the marine bacteria, Photobacterium angustum (GC%=39.6) and Sphingopyxis alaskensis (GC%=65.5) following UVB irradiation and recovery in the presence or absence of visible light...
  33. Juíz Río S, Osorio C, De Lorenzo V, Lemos M. Subtractive hybridization reveals a high genetic diversity in the fish pathogen Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida: evidence of a SXT-like element. Microbiology. 2005;151:2659-69 pubmed
    b>Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida is the causative agent of fish pasteurellosis, a severe disease affecting cultured marine fish worldwide...
  34. Hovda M, Sivertsvik M, Lunestad B, Lorentzen G, Rosnes J. Characterisation of the dominant bacterial population in modified atmosphere packaged farmed halibut (Hippoglossus hippoglossus) based on 16S rDNA-DGGE. Food Microbiol. 2007;24:362-71 pubmed
    ..From sequence analyses of the bacterial population Photobacterium phosphoreum and Pseudomonas spp. were found to dominate in the halibut...
  35. Hanif A, Bakopoulos V, Leonardos I, Dimitriadis G. The effect of sea bream (Sparus aurata) broodstock and larval vaccination on the susceptibility by Photobacterium damsela subsp. piscicida and on the humoral immune parameters. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2005;19:345-61 pubmed
    ..3 mg) originating from immunised and non-immunised parents were experimentally infected with the Photobacterium damsela subsp. piscicida (Phdp). Larvae from immunised fish showed delayed onset and lower mortality (66...
  36. Morii H, Hayashi N, Uramoto K. Cloning and nucleotide sequence analysis of the chloramphenicol resistance gene on conjugative R plasmids from the fish pathogen Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida. Dis Aquat Organ. 2003;53:107-13 pubmed
    Transferable resistance to various drugs was investigated in Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida from Japan. Drug resistances were transferred via plasmids of 100, 50, and 40 kb...
  37. Mine T, Miyazaki T, Kajiwara H, Tateda N, Ajisaka K, Yamamoto T. A recombinant ?-(2?3)-sialyltransferase with an extremely broad acceptor substrate specificity from Photobacterium sp. JT-ISH-224 can transfer N-acetylneuraminic acid to inositols. Carbohydr Res. 2010;345:2485-90 pubmed publisher
    We confirmed that a recombinant ?-(2?3)-sialyltransferase cloned from Photobacterium sp...
  38. Bourgois J, Sluse F, Baguet F, Mallefet J. Kinetics of light emission and oxygen consumption by bioluminescent bacteria. J Bioenerg Biomembr. 2001;33:353-63 pubmed
    ..The kinetics are performed with Vibrio fischeri, V. harveyi, and Photobacterium phosphoreum incubated on respiratory substrates chosen for their different reducing power...
  39. Bakopoulos V, Hanif A, Poulos K, Galeotti M, Adams A, Dimitriadis G. The effect of in vivo growth on the cellular and extracellular components of the marine bacterial pathogen Photobacterium damsela subsp. piscicida. J Fish Dis. 2004;27:1-13 pubmed
    b>Photobacterium damsela subsp. piscicida, the causative agent of fish pasteurellosis, was grown in vivo...
  40. Mansson M, Nielsen A, Kjærulff L, Gotfredsen C, Wietz M, Ingmer H, et al. Inhibition of virulence gene expression in Staphylococcus aureus by novel depsipeptides from a marine photobacterium. Mar Drugs. 2011;9:2537-52 pubmed publisher
    ..A marine Photobacterium produced compounds interfering with agr in S...
  41. Thune R, Fernandez D, Hawke J, Miller R. Construction of a safe, stable, efficacious vaccine against Photobacterium damselae ssp. piscicida. Dis Aquat Organ. 2003;57:51-8 pubmed
    ..In order to evaluate this approach to vaccine development in the important marine pathogen Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida, the aroA gene of the shikimate pathway was identified from a P. damselae subsp...
  42. Martin D, Bartlett D, Roberts M. Solute accumulation in the deep-sea bacterium Photobacterium profundum. Extremophiles. 2002;6:507-14 pubmed
    The identity and amounts of intracellular solutes in the deep-sea bacterium Photobacterium profundum strain SS9 were studied using nuclear magnetic resonance techniques. P...
  43. Liu P, Lin J, Lee K. Virulence of Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida in cultured cobia Rachycentron canadum. J Basic Microbiol. 2003;43:499-507 pubmed
    ..This strain was characterized and identified as Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida using biochemical characteristics and Bionor mono-Pp tests...
  44. Yamamoto T, Hamada Y, Ichikawa M, Kajiwara H, Mine T, Tsukamoto H, et al. A beta-galactoside alpha2,6-sialyltransferase produced by a marine bacterium, Photobacterium leiognathi JT-SHIZ-145, is active at pH 8. Glycobiology. 2007;17:1167-74 pubmed
    A gene encoding a sialyltransferase produced by Photobacterium leiognathi JT-SHIZ-145 was cloned, sequenced, and expressed in Escherichia coli...
  45. Kim M, Hirono I, Aoki T. Detection of quinolone-resistance genes in Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida strains by targeting-induced local lesions in genomes. J Fish Dis. 2005;28:463-71 pubmed
    Quinolone-resistant strains of the fish-pathogenic bacterium, Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida are distributed widely in cultured yellowtail, Seriola quinqueradiata (Temminck & Schlegel), in Japan...
  46. Arijo S, Rico R, Chabrillon M, Diaz Rosales P, Martínez Manzanares E, Balebona M, et al. Effectiveness of a divalent vaccine for sole, Solea senegalensis (Kaup), against Vibrio harveyi and Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida. J Fish Dis. 2005;28:33-8 pubmed
    The protection of cultured sole, Solea senegalensis, against Vibrio harveyi and Photobacterium damselae subsp...
  47. Osorio C, Collins M, Romalde J, Toranzo A. Variation in 16S-23S rRNA intergenic spacer regions in Photobacterium damselae: a mosaic-like structure. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005;71:636-45 pubmed
    Phenotypically, Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida and P. damselae subsp. damselae are easily distinguished...
  48. Bakopoulos V, Volpatti D, Gusmani L, Galeotti M, Adams A, Dimitriadis G. Vaccination trials of sea bass, Dicentrarchus labrax (L.), against Photobacterium damsela subsp. piscicida, using novel vaccine mixtures. J Fish Dis. 2003;26:77-90 pubmed
    Bacterial cells of the marine fish pathogen Photobacterium damsela subsp. piscicida were grown in novel culture media. A mixture of whole cells and extracellular components was inactivated and used in bath, intraperitoneal (i.p...
  49. Botella S, Pujalte M, Macián M, Ferrus M, Hernandez J, Garay E. Amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP) and biochemical typing of Photobacterium damselae subsp. damselae. J Appl Microbiol. 2002;93:681-8 pubmed
    The aim of the present study was to characterize subspecifically Photobacterium damselae subsp...
  50. Matallana Surget S, Joux F, Wattiez R, Lebaron P. Proteome analysis of the UVB-resistant marine bacterium Photobacterium angustum S14. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e42299 pubmed publisher
    The proteome of the marine bacterium Photobacterium angustum S14 was exposed to UVB and analyzed by the implementation of both the post-digest ICPL labeling method and 2D-DIGE technique using exponentially growing cells...
  51. Campanaro S, Vezzi A, Vitulo N, Lauro F, D Angelo M, Simonato F, et al. Laterally transferred elements and high pressure adaptation in Photobacterium profundum strains. BMC Genomics. 2005;6:122 pubmed
    ..1 MPa. To better understand high pressure adaptation from a genomic point of view three different Photobacterium profundum strains were compared. Using the sequenced piezophile P...
  52. Lauzon H, Magnusson H, Sveinsdottir K, Gudjónsdóttir M, Martinsdottir E. Effect of brining, modified atmosphere packaging, and superchilling on the shelf life of Cod (Gadus morhua) loins. J Food Sci. 2009;74:M258-67 pubmed publisher
    ..Counts of Photobacterium phosphoreum increased most rapidly in air- and MA-packed loins kept at 0 degrees C...
  53. Richards G, Watson M, Crane E, Burt I, Bushek D. Shewanella and Photobacterium spp. in oysters and seawater from the Delaware Bay. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2008;74:3323-7 pubmed publisher
    Shewanella algae, S. putrefaciens, and Photobacterium damselae subsp. damselae are indigenous marine bacteria and human pathogens causing cellulitis, necrotizing fasciitis, abscesses, septicemia, and death...
  54. Sugihara S, Orikasa Y, Okuyama H. An EntD-like phosphopantetheinyl transferase gene from Photobacterium profundum SS9 complements pfa genes of Moritella marina strain MP-1 involved in biosynthesis of docosahexaenoic acid. Biotechnol Lett. 2008;30:411-4 pubmed
    ..phosphopantetheinyl transferase (PPTase) gene, cloned from the eicosapentaenoic acid-producing bacterium Photobacterium profundum strain SS9, has an ORF of 690 bp encoding a 230-amino acid protein...
  55. Río S, Osorio C, Lemos M. Heme uptake genes in human and fish isolates of Photobacterium damselae: existence of hutA pseudogenes. Arch Microbiol. 2005;183:347-58 pubmed
    The marine bacterium Photobacterium damselae includes strains classified into two distinct subspecies, namely subsp. damselae and subsp. piscicida, which have been reported to cause disease in a variety of marine animals and in humans. P...
  56. Martini S, Al Ali B, Garel M, Nerini D, Grossi V, Pacton M, et al. Effects of hydrostatic pressure on growth and luminescence of a moderately-piezophilic luminous bacteria Photobacterium phosphoreum ANT-2200. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e66580 pubmed publisher
    Bacterial bioluminescence is commonly found in the deep sea and depends on environmental conditions. Photobacterium phosphoreum ANT-2200 has been isolated from the NW Mediterranean Sea at 2200-m depth (in situ temperature of 13°C) close ..
  57. Lauro F, McDougald D, Thomas T, Williams T, Egan S, Rice S, et al. The genomic basis of trophic strategy in marine bacteria. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:15527-33 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we compare the genome sequences of two bacteria, Photobacterium angustum S14 and Sphingopyxis alaskensis RB2256, that serve as useful model organisms for copiotrophic and ..
  58. Srinivas T, Vijaya Bhaskar Y, Bhumika V, Anil Kumar P. Photobacterium marinum sp. nov., a marine bacterium isolated from a sediment sample from Palk Bay, India. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2013;36:160-5 pubmed publisher
    ..The 16S rRNA gene sequence analysis indicated strains AK15(T) and AK18 as the members of the genus Photobacterium and closely related to the type strain Photobacterium jeanii with pair-wise sequence similarity of 96.7%...
  59. Knight Madden J, Barton M, Gandretti N, Nicholson A. Photobacterium damsela bacteremia in a child with sickle-cell disease. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2005;24:654-5 pubmed
    b>Photobacterium damsela was identified in a blood culture taken from a child with sickle-cell disease. This is the first report of this organism in humans in the Caribbean...
  60. Wietz M, Mansson M, Gotfredsen C, Larsen T, Gram L. Antibacterial compounds from marine Vibrionaceae isolated on a global expedition. Mar Drugs. 2010;8:2946-60 pubmed publisher
    ..These were identified as Vibrio coralliilyticus (two strains), V. neptunius (two strains), and Photobacterium halotolerans (one strain) on the basis of housekeeping gene sequences. The two related V...
  61. Laganà P, Caruso G, Minutoli E, Zaccone R, Santi D. Susceptibility to antibiotics of Vibrio spp. and Photobacterium damsela ssp. piscicida strains isolated from Italian aquaculture farms. New Microbiol. 2011;34:53-63 pubmed
    ..Strains of Photobacterium damsela ssp...
  62. Osorio C, Toranzo A, Romalde J, Barja J. Multiplex PCR assay for ureC and 16S rRNA genes clearly discriminates between both subspecies of Photobacterium damselae. Dis Aquat Organ. 2000;40:177-83 pubmed
    ..pairs directed to internal regions of the 16S rRNA and ureC genes, was utilized to analyze a collection of Photobacterium damselae strains, including 25 isolates of subspecies piscicida and 15 isolates of subspecies damselae...
  63. Ryu H, Kim H, Choi W, Kim M, Park S, Han N, et al. New cold-adapted lipase from Photobacterium lipolyticum sp. nov. that is closely related to filamentous fungal lipases. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2006;70:321-6 pubmed
    A Photobacterium strain, M37, showing lipolytic activity, was previously isolated from an intertidal flat of the Yellow Sea in Korea and identified as Photobacterium lipolyticum sp. nov...
  64. do V, Magariños B, Romalde J, Lemos M, Ellis A, Toranzo A. Binding of haemin by the fish pathogen Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida. Dis Aquat Organ. 2002;48:109-15 pubmed
    Whole cells of virulent (DI 21 and B 51) and avirulent (ATCC 29690 and EPOY 8803-II) strains of Photobacterium damselae subsp. piscicida, grown under iron-supplemented or iron-restricted conditions, were able to bind haemin...
  65. Zappulli V, Patarnello T, Patarnello P, Frassineti F, Franch R, Manfrin A, et al. Direct identification of Photobacterium damselae subspecies piscicida by PCR-RFLP analysis. Dis Aquat Organ. 2005;65:53-61 pubmed
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    A bioluminescent bacterium Photobacterium phosphoreum has been used widely as an indicator of pollutants where the presence of toxic chemicals decreases light output. The optimum conditions for the growth and bioluminescence of P...