bifidobacteriales infections

Summary

Summary: Infections with BACTERIA of the order Bifidobacteriales. This includes infections in the genera BIFIDOBACTERIUM and GARDNERELLA, in the family Bifidobacteriaceae.

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  1. Moubareck C, Gavini F, Vaugien L, Butel M, Doucet Populaire F. Antimicrobial susceptibility of bifidobacteria. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2005;55:38-44 pubmed
    ..The aim of our study was to analyse the antibiotic susceptibility of various strains of Bifidobacterium spp. to a wide range of antimicrobial agents...
  2. von Ah U, Mozzetti V, Lacroix C, Kheadr E, Fliss I, Meile L. Classification of a moderately oxygen-tolerant isolate from baby faeces as Bifidobacterium thermophilum. BMC Microbiol. 2007;7:79 pubmed
    ..In this study, one of these isolates, RBL67, was further identified and characterized...
  3. Esaiassen E, Cavanagh P, Hjerde E, Simonsen G, Støen R, Klingenberg C. Bifidobacterium longum Subspecies infantis Bacteremia in 3 Extremely Preterm Infants Receiving Probiotics. Emerg Infect Dis. 2016;22:1664-6 pubmed publisher
  4. Grönlund M, Gueimonde M, Laitinen K, Kociubinski G, Gronroos T, Salminen S, et al. Maternal breast-milk and intestinal bifidobacteria guide the compositional development of the Bifidobacterium microbiota in infants at risk of allergic disease. Clin Exp Allergy. 2007;37:1764-72 pubmed
    ..The sources and the impact of maternal bacteria on the initial inoculum of the intestinal microflora of newborn infants remain elusive...
  5. Mahlen S, Clarridge J. Site and clinical significance of Alloscardovia omnicolens and Bifidobacterium species isolated in the clinical laboratory. J Clin Microbiol. 2009;47:3289-93 pubmed publisher
    ..breve isolates were from blood cultures. This study enlarges the spectrum of diseases and clinical sources associated with A. omnicolens and Bifidobacterium species and addresses identification problems...
  6. Verma R, Dhamija R, Ross S, Batts D, Loehrke M. Symbiotic bacteria induced necrotizing pancreatitis. JOP. 2010;11:474-6 pubmed
    ..Bifidobacterium and Veillonella are commensal anaerobes which reside in gastrointestinal tract and help deconjugate bile acids. Bifidobacterium is also frequently used in probiotics...
  7. Okamoto M, Benno Y, Leung K, Maeda N. Bifidobacterium tsurumiense sp. nov., from hamster dental plaque. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2008;58:144-8 pubmed publisher
    ..nov. is proposed. The type strain is OMB115(T) (=JCM 13495(T) =DSM 17777(T))...
  8. Ledezma Rasillo G, Flores Reyes H, Gonzalez Amaro A, Garrocho Rangel A, Ruiz Rodriguez M, Pozos Guillen A. Identification of cultivable microorganisms from primary teeth with necrotic pulps. J Clin Pediatr Dent. 2010;34:329-33 pubmed
    ..Results indicate the existence of combinations of bacterial species in root canal infections of the primary dentition with necrotic pulps, anaerobic bacteria predominating...
  9. Swidsinski A, Dörffel Y, Loening Baucke V, Mendling W, Schilling J, Patterson J, et al. Dissimilarity in the occurrence of Bifidobacteriaceae in vaginal and perianal microbiota in women with bacterial vaginosis. Anaerobe. 2010;16:478-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Only some species originating from the intestinal tract do display pronounced vaginotropism, like G. vaginalis, whereas many other species do not...

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  1. Rhee Y, Han M, Choi E, Kim D. Hypocholesterolemic activity of Bifidobacteria isolated from a healthy Korean. Arch Pharm Res. 2002;25:681-4 pubmed
    ..The normalizing activity of B. breve K-111 on serum cholesterol level was superior to that of B. breve K-110. These results suggest that Bifidobacteria in the human intestine play a role in the prophylactics of arteriosclerosis...
  2. Davies J, Macsharry J, Shanahan F. Differential regulation of Toll-like receptor signalling in spleen and Peyer's patch dendritic cells. Immunology. 2010;131:438-48 pubmed publisher
    ..Differential regulation of TLR signalling was also evident in bacteria-conditioned bone-marrow-derived cells indicating that bacterial signalling may be a mechanism for inducing altered gene regulation in PP DCs...
  3. Aires J, Doucet Populaire F, Butel M. Tetracycline resistance mediated by tet(W), tet(M), and tet(O) genes of Bifidobacterium isolates from humans. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2007;73:2751-4 pubmed
    ..tet(W) and tet(M) were found in 26 and 7%, respectively, of the Bifidobacterium isolates, and one isolate contained both genes. Chromosomal DNA hybridization showed that there was one chromosomal copy of tet(W) and/or tet(M)...
  4. Ammor M, Delgado S, Alvarez Martín P, Margolles A, Mayo B. Reagentless identification of human bifidobacteria by intrinsic fluorescence. J Microbiol Methods. 2007;69:100-6 pubmed
    ..The proposed method provides a powerful, inexpensive and convenient means of rapidly identifying intestinal bifidobacteria, which could be of help for large probiotic surveys...
  5. Zhu L, Lv H, Wang Y, Yang J, Ni B, Meng Z. Microbial screening of unrelated cord blood units in a Chinese cord blood bank. Transfus Med. 2013;23:438-41 pubmed publisher
    ..Given limited sample volume available for sterility testing, optimal testing methods and algorithms of cord blood (CB) have not been established according to standards...
  6. Sudo N, Aiba Y, Oyama N, Yu X, Matsunaga M, Koga Y, et al. Dietary nucleic acid and intestinal microbiota synergistically promote a shift in the Th1/Th2 balance toward Th1-skewed immunity. Int Arch Allergy Immunol. 2004;135:132-5 pubmed
    ..In this study, we focused on the question of whether the addition of dietary NA lacking CpG motifs would allow continued modulation of the Th1/Th2 balance...
  7. Duranti S, Turroni F, Lugli G, Milani C, Viappiani A, Mangifesta M, et al. Genomic characterization and transcriptional studies of the starch-utilizing strain Bifidobacterium adolescentis 22L. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2014;80:6080-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Such extracellular structures include so-called sortase-dependent and type IVb pili, which may be involved in gut colonization of 22L through adhesion to extracellular matrix proteins. ..
  8. Mullié C, Odou M, Singer E, Romond M, Izard D. Multiplex PCR using 16S rRNA gene-targeted primers for the identification of bifidobacteria from human origin. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2003;222:129-36 pubmed
    ..Moreover, this technique is also applicable for the in situ detection of bifidobacteria in DNA extracts from human stools...
  9. Borriello S, Hammes W, Holzapfel W, Marteau P, Schrezenmeir J, Vaara M, et al. Safety of probiotics that contain lactobacilli or bifidobacteria. Clin Infect Dis. 2003;36:775-80 pubmed
    ..Vigilance regarding the detection of possible rare cases of infection due to probiotics should be maintained, and isolates should be sent to reference centers for molecular characterization and confirmation...
  10. Germond J, Mamin O, Mollet B. Species specific identification of nine human Bifidobacterium spp. in feces. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2002;25:536-43 pubmed
    ..or directly from total bacteria recovered from human fecal samples. The technique was shown to be useful to detect dominant species and, when primers were used in separate reactions, underrepresented species could be identified as well...
  11. Loiez C, Wallet F, Fruchart A, Husson M, Courcol R. Turicella otitidis in a bacteremic child with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Clin Microbiol Infect. 2002;8:758-9 pubmed
  12. Moran J, Walter J, Tannock G, Tonkonogy S, Sartor R. Bifidobacterium animalis causes extensive duodenitis and mild colonic inflammation in monoassociated interleukin-10-deficient mice. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2009;15:1022-31 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests a potential pathogenic role for this commensal bacterial species in a susceptible host. ..
  13. Kim S, Kim H, Yang K, Kim S, Kim S, An M, et al. Bifidobacterium lactis inhibits NF-kappaB in intestinal epithelial cells and prevents acute colitis and colitis-associated colon cancer in mice. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2010;16:1514-25 pubmed publisher
  14. Makino H, Kushiro A, Ishikawa E, Muylaert D, Kubota H, Sakai T, et al. Transmission of intestinal Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum strains from mother to infant, determined by multilocus sequencing typing and amplified fragment length polymorphism. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2011;77:6788-93 pubmed publisher
    ..The strains isolated from each family did not belong to clusters derived from any of the other families, suggesting that each mother-infant pair might have unique family-specific strains...
  15. Barberis C, Cittadini R, Almuzara M, Feinsilberg A, Famiglietti A, Ramirez M, et al. Recurrent urinary infection with Bifidobacterium scardovii. J Clin Microbiol. 2012;50:1086-8 pubmed publisher
    ..This is the first report of a Bifidobacterium scardovii recurrent urinary infection in an elderly woman...
  16. Fanning S, Hall L, Cronin M, Zomer A, Macsharry J, Goulding D, et al. Bifidobacterial surface-exopolysaccharide facilitates commensal-host interaction through immune modulation and pathogen protection. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012;109:2108-13 pubmed publisher
    ..This finding enforces the probiotic concept and provides mechanistic insights into health-promoting benefits for both animal and human hosts...
  17. Jeon S, Kayama H, Ueda Y, Takahashi T, Asahara T, Tsuji H, et al. Probiotic Bifidobacterium breve induces IL-10-producing Tr1 cells in the colon. PLoS Pathog. 2012;8:e1002714 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings demonstrate that B. breve prevents intestinal inflammation through the induction of intestinal IL-10-producing Tr1 cells...
  18. Weber E, Reynaud Q, Suy F, Gagneux Brunon A, Carricajo A, Guillot A, et al. Bifidobacterium species bacteremia: risk factors in adults and infants. Clin Infect Dis. 2015;61:482-4 pubmed publisher
  19. Martin R, Jiménez E, Heilig H, Fernández L, Marín M, Zoetendal E, et al. Isolation of bifidobacteria from breast milk and assessment of the bifidobacterial population by PCR-denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis and quantitative real-time PCR. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2009;75:965-9 pubmed publisher
    ..dentium. Bifidobacterial DNA was detected by qRTi-PCR in the same 22 milk samples at a range between 40 and 10,000 16S rRNA gene copies per ml. In conclusion, human milk seems to be a source of living bifidobacteria for the infant gut...
  20. Guyonnet D, Chassany O, Ducrotte P, Picard C, Mouret M, Mercier C, et al. Effect of a fermented milk containing Bifidobacterium animalis DN-173 010 on the health-related quality of life and symptoms in irritable bowel syndrome in adults in primary care: a multicentre, randomized, double-blind, controlled trial. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2007;26:475-86 pubmed
    ..Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) has been rarely evaluated as a primary endpoint in the assessment of the effect of probiotics on the irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)...
  21. Butel M, Suau A, Campeotto F, Magne F, Aires J, Ferraris L, et al. Conditions of bifidobacterial colonization in preterm infants: a prospective analysis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2007;44:577-82 pubmed
    ..In particular, bifidobacteria are thought to play a major role. We therefore studied bifidobacterial colonization in preterm infants during the first month of life...
  22. Pasciak M, Mordarska H, Szponar B, Gamian A. [Chemotaxonomical methods in the diagnostics of clinical strains causing actinobacterial infections]. Postepy Hig Med Dosw (Online). 2007;61:403-12 pubmed
    ..The chemotaxonomy of Actinobacteria is a part of the contemporary classification of these microorganisms and should be applied in reference laboratories to avoid or minimize diagnostic and therapeutic error...
  23. Rong Y, Dong Z, Hong Z, Jin Y, Zhang W, Zhang B, et al. Reactivity toward Bifidobacterium longum and Enterococcus hirae demonstrate robust CD8+ T cell response and better prognosis in HBV-related hepatocellular carcinoma. Exp Cell Res. 2017;358:352-359 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, these results suggested that certain bacterial species might present valuable antitumor effects. ..
  24. Ribeiro Sobrinho A, de Melo Maltos S, Farias L, de Carvalho M, Nicoli J, de Uzeda M, et al. Cytokine production in response to endodontic infection in germ-free mice. Oral Microbiol Immunol. 2002;17:344-53 pubmed
    ..In vivo, however, a predominance of the immune response to one species over the others occurred...
  25. Avčin S, Pokorn M, Kitanovski L, Premru M, Jazbec J. Bifidobacterium breve Sepsis in Child with High-Risk Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia. Emerg Infect Dis. 2015;21:1674-5 pubmed publisher
  26. Wang Z, Yao Y, Xiao G, Sheng Z. Risk factors of development of gut-derived bacterial translocation in thermally injured rats. World J Gastroenterol. 2004;10:1619-24 pubmed
    ..Yet, no convincing overall analysis of risk factors for BT has been reported. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the related factors for the development of BT in burned rats...
  27. Young S, Simon M, Baird M, Tannock G, Bibiloni R, Spencely K, et al. Bifidobacterial species differentially affect expression of cell surface markers and cytokines of dendritic cells harvested from cord blood. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2004;11:686-90 pubmed
    ..bifidum, B. longum, and B. pseudocatenulatum induce a Th2-driven immune response. A hypothesis is presented to link our observations to the prevalence of atopic diseases in different countries...
  28. Howe T, Ehrlich G, Erlich G, Koh J, Ng A, Costerton W. A case of an atypical femoral fracture associated with bacterial biofilm--pathogen or bystander?. Osteoporos Int. 2013;24:1765-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This raises the possibility that bacterial infections may play some role in atypical fractures of the femur...
  29. Tsimmerman I. [Intestinal dysbiosis (dysbacteriosis) and/or "excessive bacterial growth syndrome"]. Klin Med (Mosk). 2005;83:14-22 pubmed
  30. Ohishi A, Takahashi S, Ito Y, Ohishi Y, Tsukamoto K, Nanba Y, et al. Bifidobacterium septicemia associated with postoperative probiotic therapy in a neonate with omphalocele. J Pediatr. 2010;156:679-81 pubmed publisher
    ..We report the one case of sepsis caused by Bifidobacterium breve administered as probiotic therapy. Probiotics can be a potential cause of an invasive disease and should be used with care in vulnerable patients...
  31. Matamoros S, Savard P, Roy D. Genotyping of Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum strains by multilocus variable number of tandem repeat analysis. J Microbiol Methods. 2011;87:378-80 pubmed publisher
    ..longum were typed, including 5 isolates recovered during a clinical trial. The MLVA scheme generated 19 profiles and proved to be a fast, reliable and relatively cheap typing method...
  32. Asakuma S, Hatakeyama E, Urashima T, Yoshida E, Katayama T, Yamamoto K, et al. Physiology of consumption of human milk oligosaccharides by infant gut-associated bifidobacteria. J Biol Chem. 2011;286:34583-92 pubmed publisher
    ..The predominance of type 1 chains in HMOs and the preferential use of type 1 HMO by infant gut-associated bifidobacteria suggest the coevolution of the bacteria with humans...
  33. Hao Y, Huang D, Guo H, Xiao M, An H, Zhao L, et al. Complete genome sequence of Bifidobacterium longum subsp. longum BBMN68, a new strain from a healthy chinese centenarian. J Bacteriol. 2011;193:787-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report the main genome features of B. longum strain BBMN68 and the identification of several predicted proteins associated with the ecological niche of longevity...
  34. Okamoto M, Benno Y, Leung K, Maeda N. Metascardovia criceti Gen. Nov., Sp. Nov., from hamster dental plaque. Microbiol Immunol. 2007;51:747-54 pubmed
  35. Mathys S, Lacroix C, Mini R, Meile L. PCR and real-time PCR primers developed for detection and identification of Bifidobacterium thermophilum in faeces. BMC Microbiol. 2008;8:179 pubmed publisher
  36. Boumghar Bourtchai L, Chardon H, Malbruny B, Mezghani S, Leclercq R, Dhalluin A. Resistance to macrolides by ribosomal mutation in clinical isolates of Turicella otitidis. Int J Antimicrob Agents. 2009;34:274-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Southern blot experiments revealed that T. otitidis had three copies of the rrl gene. In conclusion, resistance to macrolides in T. otitidis is due, at least in part, to mutations in the rrl gene...