mycoplasmataceae

Summary

Summary: A family of gram-negative, non-motile bacteria from human and animal sources. One saprophytic species is known.

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  1. Uilenberg G, Thiaucourt F, Jongejan F. Mycoplasma and Eperythrozoon (Mycoplasmataceae). Comments on a recent paper. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2006;56:13-4 pubmed
  2. Bazzan A, Engel P, Schroeder L, da Silva S. Automated annotation of keywords for proteins related to mycoplasmataceae using machine learning techniques. Bioinformatics. 2002;18 Suppl 2:S35-43 pubmed
    ..a system for automated annotation of data we are particularly interested in, namely proteins related to the Mycoplasmataceae family...
  3. Naito M, Desirò A, Gonzalez J, Tao G, Morton J, Bonfante P, et al. 'Candidatus Moeniiplasma glomeromycotorum', an endobacterium of arbuscular mycorrhizal fungi. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2017;67:1177-1184 pubmed publisher
    ..sequences of 19 genes indicate that it is a discrete lineage sharing ancestry with the members of the family Mycoplasmataceae. Cells of 'Ca.Moeniiplasma' reside directly in the host cytoplasm and have not yet been cultivated...
  4. Kenzaka T, Kataoka K, Fujimitsu T, Tani K. [Intestinal Microbiota in Migrating Barn Swallows around Osaka]. Yakugaku Zasshi. 2018;138:117-122 pubmed publisher
    ..the bacterial community composition was dominated by families, such as Enterobacteriaceae, Pseudomonadaceae, Mycoplasmataceae, Enterococcaceae, Streptococcaceae, and Alcaligenaceae...
  5. Feng L, Ransom C, Nazzal M, Allen T, Li Y, Truong T, et al. The Role of Progesterone and a Novel Progesterone Receptor, Progesterone Receptor Membrane Component 1, in the Inflammatory Response of Fetal Membranes to Ureaplasma parvum Infection. PLoS ONE. 2016;11:e0168102 pubmed publisher
    ..parvum. Fetal membrane cells (amnion, chorion and decidua) were isolated and confirmed to be free of Mycoplasmataceae. Cells were treated with U. parvum (5x106 CFU), and adherence was quantified by qPCR...
  6. Bhatt B, Zeng P, Zhu H, Sivaprakasam S, Li S, Xiao H, et al. Gpr109a Limits Microbiota-Induced IL-23 Production To Constrain ILC3-Mediated Colonic Inflammation. J Immunol. 2018;200:2905-2914 pubmed publisher
    ..and Mogibacteriaceae, as well as IBD-associated microbiota such as Enterobacteriaceae and Mycoplasmataceae, compared with Rag1-/- mice, housed in a facility positive for Helicobacter and ..
  7. Gonchoroski T, Virginio V, Thompson C, Paes J, Machado C, Ferreira H. Evolution and function of the Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae peroxiredoxin, a 2-Cys-like enzyme with a single Cys residue. Mol Genet Genomics. 2017;292:297-305 pubmed publisher
    ..families, including Prxs belonging to Tpx and AhpE families, shedding light on the evolutionary history of Mycoplasmataceae Prxs and giving support to the hypothesis of a relatively recent loss of the CysR within this ..
  8. Carmi G, Bolshoy A. Gene-Family Extension Measures and Correlations. Life (Basel). 2016;6: pubmed publisher
    ..b>Mycoplasmataceae and Halobacteria appeared to be among the most interesting candidates for further research of evolution ..
  9. Sosa C, Tirante L, Chaves J, Pol M, Ambrogi A, Giraudo J, et al. [Identification of species of Mycoplasma and Ureaplasma diversum from Argentinian dairy herds]. Rev Argent Microbiol. 2018;50:31-35 pubmed publisher
    ..The objective of this study was to identify other species of the Mycoplasmataceae family. Thirty-five Mycoplasma spp...

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  1. Gautier Bouchardon A, Reinhardt A, Kobisch M, Kempf I. In vitro development of resistance to enrofloxacin, erythromycin, tylosin, tiamulin and oxytetracycline in Mycoplasma gallisepticum, Mycoplasma iowae and Mycoplasma synoviae. Vet Microbiol. 2002;88:47-58 pubmed
  2. Pascual A, Arbeloa M, Aznar J. [Evaluation of the Mycoscreen technique for the detection and quantification of genital mycoplasmas]. Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin. 1991;9:211-3 pubmed
    ..Mycoscreen method is a valid and fast technique for the isolation and identification of genital Mycoplasma. It also allows a fast screening of pathologic counts of Ureaplasma urealyticum in genital exudates...
  3. Marin A, Oliver J. GC-biased mutation pressure and ORF lengthening. J Mol Evol. 2003;56:371-2 pubmed
  4. Stellrecht K, Woron A, Mishrik N, Venezia R. Comparison of multiplex PCR assay with culture for detection of genital mycoplasmas. J Clin Microbiol. 2004;42:1528-33 pubmed
    ..Multiplex PCR offers a rapid, sensitive, and easy method to detect genital mycoplasmas...
  5. Fu Y, Shi T, Xu L, Wei W, Lu F, Zhang X, et al. Identification of a novel Hemoplasma species from pigs in Zhejiang province, China. J Vet Med Sci. 2017;79:864-870 pubmed publisher
    Hemoplasmas belong to Mycoplasmataceae (Mollicutes: Mycoplasmatales) and are able to infect a broad range of mammalian species...
  6. Talati A, Crouse D, English B, Newman C, Livingston L, Meals E. Exogenous bovine surfactant suppresses tumor necrosis factor-alpha release by murine macrophages stimulated by genital mycoplasmas. J Infect Dis. 1998;178:1122-5 pubmed
    ..Similar effects were seen in hyperoxia (95% O2). Thus, exogenous bovine surfactant significantly inhibits the production of TNF-alpha by murine macrophages stimulated with genital mycoplasmas and bacterial LPS...
  7. Costoya A, Morales F, Borda P, Vargas R, Fuhrer J, Salgado N, et al. Mycoplasmateceae species are not found in Fallopian tubes of women with tubo-peritoneal infertility. Braz J Infect Dis. 2012;16:273-8 pubmed
  8. Lee S, Park D, Lee D, Choe H, Cho Y. Evaluation of Seeplex® STD6 ACE Detection kit for the diagnosis of six bacterial sexually transmitted infections. J Infect Chemother. 2012;18:494-500 pubmed publisher
    ..gonorrhoeae. The multiplex PCR assay using the Seeplex(®) STD6 ACE Detection kit proved to be a novel cost-effective and fast diagnostic tool with high sensitivity and specificity for the simultaneous detection of six STI pathogens. ..
  9. Maeda S, Yasuda M, Ito S, Seike K, Ito S, Deguchi T. Azithromycin treatment for nongonococcal urethritis negative for Chlamydia trachomatis, Mycoplasma genitalium, Mycoplasma hominis, Ureaplasma parvum, and Ureaplasma urealyticum. Int J Urol. 2009;16:215-6 pubmed publisher
    ..A single dose of 1 g azithromycin, which is effective not only for NGU due to specific pathogens but also for NMNUNCNGU, is an appropriate treatment for NGU...
  10. Tatarinova T, Lysnyansky I, Nikolsky Y, Bolshoy A. The mysterious orphans of Mycoplasmataceae. Biol Direct. 2016;11:2 pubmed publisher
    ..We also showed that Mycoplasmataceae genomes have very distinctive distributions of ORFans lengths...
  11. Renaudin H, Quentin C, de Barbeyrac B, Bebear C. [In vitro activity of new quinolones against Mycoplasma pathogenic to humans]. Pathol Biol (Paris). 1988;36:496-9 pubmed
    ..2-2) 1 for ofloxacin, (0.1-8) 2 for rosoxacin, (0.5-8) 4 for pefloxacin, (1-16) 4 for ciprofloxacin, (2-32) 8 for enoxacin. No difference could be observed between tetracycline sensitive or resistant strains...
  12. Lushnikova E, Nepomnyashchikh L, Abdullaev N, Klepikova I, Molodykh O, Neimark A. Role of sexually-transmitted infections in the structural and functional reorganization of the prostate. Bull Exp Biol Med. 2012;153:283-8 pubmed
    ..and autophagic processes in the secretory epitheliocytes were stimulated by persistence of microorganisms, Mycoplasmataceae (mainly mycoplasmas and ureaplasmas) and Chlamydia trachomatis, in the prostatic terminal compartments, ..
  13. Volokhov D, Simonyan V, Davidson M, Chizhikov V. RNA polymerase beta subunit (rpoB) gene and the 16S-23S rRNA intergenic transcribed spacer region (ITS) as complementary molecular markers in addition to the 16S rRNA gene for phylogenetic analysis and identification of the species of the family Myco. Mol Phylogenet Evol. 2012;62:515-28 pubmed publisher
    Conventional classification of the species in the family Mycoplasmataceae is mainly based on phenotypic criteria, which are complicated, can be difficult to measure, and have the potential to be hampered by phenotypic deviations among the ..
  14. Govender S, Theron G, Odendaal H, Chalkley L. Prevalence of genital mycoplasmas, ureaplasmas and chlamydia in pregnancy. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2009;29:698-701 pubmed publisher
    ..trachomatis. The importance of genital mycoplasmas, ureaplasmas and C. trachomatis in long-term aetiologies requires further investigations, certainly in relation to syndromic management regimens that fail to reduce colonisation rates...
  15. Uilenberg G, Goff W. Polyphasic taxonomy. Ann N Y Acad Sci. 2006;1081:492-7 pubmed
    ..In this short article, we provide a number of examples where polyphasic taxonomy is serving as the means of arriving at the desired consensus...
  16. Rose D, Tully J, Bove J, Whitcomb R. A test for measuring growth responses of mollicutes to serum and polyoxyethylene sorbitan. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1993;43:527-32 pubmed
    ..Although the test has obvious determinative uses for members of the class Mollicutes, it does not supplant the conventional methodology for assaying the cholesterol requirements of these organisms...
  17. Sorimachi K, Okayasu T. Classification of eubacteria based on their complete genome: where does Mycoplasmataceae belong?. Proc Biol Sci. 2004;271 Suppl 4:S127-30 pubmed
    ..In addition, the amino acid composition based on the plasmid resembled that based on the parent complete genome...
  18. Zreik L, Carle P, Bove J, Garnier M. Characterization of the mycoplasmalike organism associated with witches'-broom disease of lime and proposition of a Candidatus taxon for the organism, "Candidatus phytoplasma aurantifolia". Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1995;45:449-53 pubmed
    ..The size of the WBDL MLO genome is 720 kbp. Genomic similarities with the MLOs of sunhemp, sesame, and alfalfa phyllodies were demonstrated, and we found that the WBDL MLO belongs to the sunhemp phyllody phylogenetic subgroup...
  19. Fraune S, Zimmer M. Host-specificity of environmentally transmitted Mycoplasma-like isopod symbionts. Environ Microbiol. 2008;10:2497-504 pubmed
    ..This symbiont proved to be negatively correlated with host longevity, even on high-quality food...
  20. Wang B, Wu J, Guo H, Yang H, Ai J, Hui M, et al. The prevalence of six species of Mycoplasmataceae in an HIV/AIDS population in Jiangsu Province, China. Int J STD AIDS. 2012;23:e7-10 pubmed publisher
    ..5%) healthy volunteers. This study showed that U. urealyticum, M. hominis and M. fermentans were significantly more prevalent in HIV/AIDS patients, as were other mycoplasmas. Our results suggest a possible role for co-infection...
  21. Lim P, Sears B, Klomparens K. Membrane properties of a plant-pathogenic mycoplasmalike organism. J Bacteriol. 1992;174:682-6 pubmed
    ..families within this class: the sterol-nonrequiring Acholeplasmataceae differ from the sterol-requiring Mycoplasmataceae in that the former are more resistant to lysis by digitonin and more sensitive to lysis in hypotonic salt ..
  22. Wang Y, Stingl U, Anton Erxleben F, Geisler S, Brune A, Zimmer M. "Candidatus hepatoplasma crinochetorum," a new, stalk-forming lineage of Mollicutes colonizing the midgut glands of a terrestrial isopod. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2004;70:6166-72 pubmed
    ..scaber...
  23. Kanamoto Y, Nakano H, Sumii T, Matsuo Y, Kotani H. Colonization with genital mycoplasmas in pregnant women and their neonates and birth weight. Zentralbl Bakteriol Mikrobiol Hyg A. 1987;265:263-7 pubmed
    ..urealyticum as that of the adults. The frequency of colonization by mycoplasmas in the pregnant women or the neonates was not related to the duration of gestation or the babies' birth weight...
  24. Pyle L, Corcoran L, Cocks B, Bergemann A, Whitley J, Finch L. Pulsed-field electrophoresis indicates larger-than-expected sizes for mycoplasma genomes. Nucleic Acids Res. 1988;16:6015-25 pubmed
    The sizes of large DNA fragments produced from genomes of members of the Mycoplasmataceae by digestion with restriction endonucleases having infrequent (1 to 3) cleavage sites within the genome were estimated from their mobility in ..
  25. Wang N. [Genital mycoplasma colonization in the female genital tract]. Zhonghua Fu Chan Ke Za Zhi. 1991;26:372-4, 389 pubmed
    ..5%) and postmenopausal (21/70, 30.0%) women. The highest incidence (114/157, 72.6%) was observed in pregnant women. It is suggested that the colonization of genital mycoplasma is associated with the hormonal status of the women...