capnocytophaga

Summary

Summary: A gram-negative gliding bacterium isolated from the oral cavity. It is a pathogen often causing PERIODONTITIS.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Periodontopathic bacterial infection in childhood
    Shigenobu Kimura
    Department of Oral Microbiology, Iwate Medical University School of Dentistry, Morioka, Japan
    J Periodontol 73:20-6. 2002
  2. ncbi [Fatal case of sepsis with Capnocytophaga canimorsus after a minor dog bite]
    B Kleijnen-Grebien
    Laurentius Ziekenhuis, Roermond
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1882-5. 2008
  3. pmc Capnocytophaga cynodegmi cellulitis, bacteremia, and pneumonitis in a diabetic man
    P S Sarma
    Department of Medicine, Jawaharlal Nehru Hospital and Research Centre, Bhilainagar 9, Chhattisgarh 490009, India
    J Clin Microbiol 39:2028-9. 2001
  4. pmc Molecular identification of Capnocytophaga spp. via 16S rRNA PCR-restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis
    Marilou Ciantar
    Division of Microbial Diseases, Eastman Dental Institute, UCL, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1894-901. 2005
  5. doi Capnocytophaga canimorsis a cause of septicaemia following a dog bite: a case review
    Geraldine A O'Rourke
    Clinical Nurse Level Two Critical Care Services, Calvary Healthcare Tasmania, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 24:93-9. 2011
  6. pmc Diagnosing Capnocytophaga canimorsus infections
    J Michael Janda
    California Department of Health Services, Richmond, California 94804, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:340-2. 2006
  7. doi Prevalence of Capnocytophaga canimorsus and Capnocytophaga cynodegmi in dogs and cats determined by using a newly established species-specific PCR
    Michio Suzuki
    Department of Veterinary Science, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, 1 23 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8640, Japan
    Vet Microbiol 144:172-6. 2010
  8. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus sepsis with purpura fulminans and symmetrical gangrene following a dog bite in a shelter employee
    Pravin M Deshmukh
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York, USA
    Am J Med Sci 327:369-72. 2004
  9. ncbi Antimicrobial treatment of Capnocytophaga infections
    Anne Jolivet-Gougeon
    Equipe Microbiologie, UPRES EA 1254, CHU Pontchaillou Rennes et Université de Rennes I, 2 Avenue du Professeur Leon Bernard, 35043 Rennes Cedex, France
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:367-73. 2007
  10. pmc Capnocytophaga cynodegmi peritonitis in a peritoneal dialysis patient
    Charlotte Pers
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Herlev Ringvej, DK 2730 Herlev, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3844-6. 2007

Research Grants

  1. IN SITU ANALYSIS OF HUMAN PLAQUE FORMATION
    Greg Germaine; Fiscal Year: 1990
  2. Lysine decarboxylase in periodontitis patients
    Martin Levine; Fiscal Year: 2004
  3. Lysine decarboxylase in periodontitis patients
    Martin Levine; Fiscal Year: 2003
  4. DIABETES AND PERIODONTITIS MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY
    JEROME HABER; Fiscal Year: 1990
  5. Small non-coding RNAs in Porphyromonas gingivalis
    JANINA P contact LEWIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
  6. Small non-coding RNAs in Porphyromonas gingivalis
    JANINA LEWIS; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. NON-INVASIVE ASSESSMENT OF PERIODONTAL DISEASE ACTIVITY
    CHRISTINE NIEKRASH; Fiscal Year: 1990
  8. PERIODONTOPATHIC BACTERIA: CHEMICAL-BIOLOGIC NATURE
    STANLEY HOLT; Fiscal Year: 1990
  9. CHARACTERISTICS OF DISEASE-RELATED CAPNOBACTERIA
    David Cochran; Fiscal Year: 1980
  10. GERIATRIC DENTAL PROGRAM PROJECT
    George Taylor; Fiscal Year: 1999

Detail Information

Publications179 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Periodontopathic bacterial infection in childhood
    Shigenobu Kimura
    Department of Oral Microbiology, Iwate Medical University School of Dentistry, Morioka, Japan
    J Periodontol 73:20-6. 2002
    ..We assessed the prevalence by age of 10 putative periodontopathic microorganisms in periodontally healthy children using a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) assay...
  2. ncbi [Fatal case of sepsis with Capnocytophaga canimorsus after a minor dog bite]
    B Kleijnen-Grebien
    Laurentius Ziekenhuis, Roermond
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 152:1882-5. 2008
    ..After extended incubation of the spleen culture a Gram-negative rod was isolated and identified as Capnocytophaga canimorsus based on 16s RNA analysis...
  3. pmc Capnocytophaga cynodegmi cellulitis, bacteremia, and pneumonitis in a diabetic man
    P S Sarma
    Department of Medicine, Jawaharlal Nehru Hospital and Research Centre, Bhilainagar 9, Chhattisgarh 490009, India
    J Clin Microbiol 39:2028-9. 2001
    b>Capnocytophaga cynodegmi (formerly "DF-2 like organism"), a commensal organism of the canine oral cavity, is a capnophilic, gram-negative, facultative bacillus. C. cynodegmi has rarely been encountered in human diseases...
  4. pmc Molecular identification of Capnocytophaga spp. via 16S rRNA PCR-restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis
    Marilou Ciantar
    Division of Microbial Diseases, Eastman Dental Institute, UCL, 256 Gray s Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1894-901. 2005
    b>Capnocytophaga spp. have been implicated as putative periodontal pathogens associated with various periodontal diseases...
  5. doi Capnocytophaga canimorsis a cause of septicaemia following a dog bite: a case review
    Geraldine A O'Rourke
    Clinical Nurse Level Two Critical Care Services, Calvary Healthcare Tasmania, Australia
    Aust Crit Care 24:93-9. 2011
    ..study is the case of a 53-year-old woman who developed a life-threatening infection caused by the bacterium Capnocytophaga canimorsus (C. canimorsus), subsequent to being bitten by a dog...
  6. pmc Diagnosing Capnocytophaga canimorsus infections
    J Michael Janda
    California Department of Health Services, Richmond, California 94804, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:340-2. 2006
    We reviewed clinical and epidemiologic features of 56 human Capnocytophaga canimorsus isolates submitted during a 32-year period to California's Microbial Diseases Laboratory for identification...
  7. doi Prevalence of Capnocytophaga canimorsus and Capnocytophaga cynodegmi in dogs and cats determined by using a newly established species-specific PCR
    Michio Suzuki
    Department of Veterinary Science, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, 1 23 1 Toyama, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 162 8640, Japan
    Vet Microbiol 144:172-6. 2010
    ..canimorsus from C. cynodegmi. The prevalence of Capnocytophaga spp. in dogs and cats was determined using this method. C...
  8. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus sepsis with purpura fulminans and symmetrical gangrene following a dog bite in a shelter employee
    Pravin M Deshmukh
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York, USA
    Am J Med Sci 327:369-72. 2004
    ..The authors describe a fatal case of purpura fulminans with symmetrical peripheral gangrene and sepsis caused by Capnocytophaga canimorsus in a 45-year-old, previously healthy woman who was bitten by a dog at an animal shelter where she ..
  9. ncbi Antimicrobial treatment of Capnocytophaga infections
    Anne Jolivet-Gougeon
    Equipe Microbiologie, UPRES EA 1254, CHU Pontchaillou Rennes et Université de Rennes I, 2 Avenue du Professeur Leon Bernard, 35043 Rennes Cedex, France
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:367-73. 2007
    b>Capnocytophaga spp. are normal inhabitants of the oropharyngeal flora...
  10. pmc Capnocytophaga cynodegmi peritonitis in a peritoneal dialysis patient
    Charlotte Pers
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev, Herlev Ringvej, DK 2730 Herlev, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3844-6. 2007
    The first reported case of peritonitis caused by Capnocytophaga cynodegmi is presented. The patient was treated with peritoneal dialysis and had contact with a cat. C...
  11. ncbi Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome secondary to Capnocytophaga canimorsus septicemia and demonstration of bacteremia by peripheral blood smear
    I Mirza
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Danbury Hospital, CT 06810, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 124:859-63. 2000
    Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome caused by Capnocytophaga canimorsus septicemia was fatal in a previously healthy 47-year-old woman...
  12. pmc The N-glycan glycoprotein deglycosylation complex (Gpd) from Capnocytophaga canimorsus deglycosylates human IgG
    Francesco Renzi
    Biozentrum der Universitat Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    PLoS Pathog 7:e1002118. 2011
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  13. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus sepsis presenting as an acute abdomen in an asplenic patient
    P Depres-Brummer
    Canisius Wilhelmina Hospital, Department of Internal Medicine, UMC Sint Radboud, Geert Grooteplein 8, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Neth J Med 59:213-7. 2001
    ..Severe infections due to Capnocytophaga canimorsus (DF2), are also common in this group. C...
  14. ncbi Aortic valve endocarditis by Capnocytophaga haemolytica
    Maria A Gutierrez-Martin
    Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Virgen Macarena University Hospital, Seville, Spain
    Ann Thorac Surg 84:1008-10. 2007
    We report a case of a 51-year-old patient with suspected prosthetic valve endocarditis. Capnocytophaga haemolytica was isolated in blood cultures and the repeated echocardiograms showed growth of vegetations and disruption of the proximal ..
  15. doi Two cases of infectious purpura fulminans and septic shock caused by Capnocytophaga canimorsus transmitted from dogs
    Claus Behrend Christiansen
    Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism, Department of Infectious Diseases, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:635-9. 2012
    We report 2 cases of Capnocytophaga canimorsus-induced septicaemia complicated by purpura fulminans in previously healthy individuals, both of whom had been exposed to dog saliva prior to disease...
  16. ncbi Meningitis caused by Capnocytophaga canimorsus: when to expect the unexpected
    M G J de Boer
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    Clin Neurol Neurosurg 109:393-8. 2007
    In this article we review the available data concerning meningitis caused by Capnocytophaga canimorsus. The clinical presentation of this rare condition is described with the emphasis on associated conditions and management issues...
  17. doi Three cases of Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis seen at a regional hospital in one year
    Rikke Nygaard Monrad
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Hillerød Hospital, Hillerød, Denmark
    Scand J Infect Dis 44:320-4. 2012
    Three cases of meningitis caused by the fastidious Gram-negative rod Capnocytophaga canimorsus have been observed at a regional hospital in 1 y...
  18. pmc Complete genome sequence of the dog commensal and human pathogen Capnocytophaga canimorsus strain 5
    Pablo Manfredi
    Biozentrum, University of Basel, Klingelbergstrasse 50, CH 4056, Basel, Switzerland
    J Bacteriol 193:5558-9. 2011
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus is a commensal Gram-negative bacterium, originally isolated from a dog's mouth, that causes septicemia in humans. C. canimorsus has the unusual ability to feed on host cells, including phagocytes...
  19. ncbi [The presence of Capnocytophaga canimorsus and Capnocytophaga cynodegmi in companion animals in the Netherlands]
    L Lipman
    IRAS, VPH, Faculteit Diergeneeskunde, Utrecht
    Tijdschr Diergeneeskd 136:490-2. 2011
    The presence of Capnocytophaga canimorsus and Capnocytophaga cynodegmi in companion animals in The Netherlands...
  20. ncbi The genome and surface proteome of Capnocytophaga canimorsus reveal a key role of glycan foraging systems in host glycoproteins deglycosylation
    Pablo Manfredi
    Biozentrum der Universitat Basel, Basel, Switzerland Department of Biomedicine, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Mol Microbiol 81:1050-60. 2011
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus are commensal Gram-negative bacteria from dog's mouth that cause rare but dramatic septicaemia in humans. C...
  21. ncbi Escape from immune surveillance by Capnocytophaga canimorsus
    Hwain Shin
    Biozentrum, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Infect Dis 195:375-86. 2007
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus, a commensal bacterium from dogs' mouths, can cause septicemia or meningitis in humans through bites or scratches. Here, we describe and characterize the inflammatory response of human and mouse macrophages on C...
  22. pmc Resistance of Capnocytophaga canimorsus to killing by human complement and polymorphonuclear leukocytes
    Hwain Shin
    Infection Biology, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Infect Immun 77:2262-71. 2009
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus is a bacterium of the canine oral flora known since 1976 to cause rare but severe septicemia and peripheral gangrene in patients that have been in contact with a dog...
  23. ncbi Meningitis due to Capnocytophaga canimorsus after receipt of a dog bite: case report and review of the literature
    Gwenael Le Moal
    Service de Medecine Interne et Maladies Infectieuses, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire La Miletrie, 86021 Poitiers, France
    Clin Infect Dis 36:e42-6. 2003
    We describe a case of meningitis due to Capnocytophaga canimorsus and review 18 cases with attention to risk factors, clinical features, diagnosis, treatment, and outcome...
  24. doi Prevalence of Capnocytophaga canimorsus in dogs and occurrence of potential virulence factors
    Manuela Mally
    Infection Biology, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Klingelbergstrasse 50 70, Basel, Switzerland
    Microbes Infect 11:509-14. 2009
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus is a Gram-negative commensal of dog's mouth causing severe human infections...
  25. ncbi Microbiological characteristics of subgingival microbiota in adult periodontitis, localized juvenile periodontitis and rapidly progressive periodontitis subjects
    C Nonnenmacher
    Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hospital Hygiene and Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Philipps University Marburg, Pilgrimstein 2, 35037 Marburg, Germany
    Clin Microbiol Infect 7:213-7. 2001
    ..RESULTS: Prevotella intermedia and Capnocytophaga spp. were the most frequently detected microorganisms in all diagnostic groups...
  26. doi Capnocytophaga canimorsus
    Wim Gaastra
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Vet Microbiol 140:339-46. 2010
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus is a commensal bacterium in the oral flora of dogs and cats. The bacterium is a zoonotic agent and has been isolated from humans, infected by dog or cat bites, scratches, licks or simply exposure to dogs or cats...
  27. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus resists phagocytosis by macrophages and blocks the ability of macrophages to kill other bacteria
    Salome Meyer
    Infection Biology, Biozentrum Basel, University of Basel, Klingelbergstrasse 70, CH 4056 Basel, Switzerland
    Immunobiology 213:805-14. 2008
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus is a commensal bacterium from the canine oral flora, which can cause septicemia or meningitis in humans upon bite wound infections. C...
  28. pmc Genetic tools for studying Capnocytophaga canimorsus
    Manuela Mally
    Infection Biology, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:6369-77. 2008
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus, a commensal bacterium from canine oral flora, has been isolated throughout the world from severe human infections caused by dog bites...
  29. ncbi Fatal capnocytophaga infection associated with splenectomy
    Mary H Dudley
    Sedgwick County Regional Forensic Science Center, 1109 North Minneapolis, Wichita, KS 67214 3129, USA
    J Forensic Sci 51:664-6. 2006
    A case of fatal sepsis due to Capnocytophaga species is described. Capnatophaga canimorsus and C...
  30. doi Diversity of Capnocytophaga species in children and description of Capnocytophaga leadbetteri sp. nov. and Capnocytophaga genospecies AHN8471
    Ellen V G Frandsen
    Department of Oral Biology, Royal Dental College, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, DK 8000 Aarhus C, Denmark
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:324-36. 2008
    Bacteria of the genus Capnocytophaga form part of the resident oral flora in children and adults. They are recognized as opportunistic pathogens of various extra-oral infections...
  31. pmc Capnocytophaga canimorsus mycotic abdominal aortic aneurysm: why the mailman is afraid of dogs
    David M Tierney
    Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Graduate Medical Education 11135, 800 East 28th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55407 3799, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 44:649-51. 2006
    We describe the first case report of a mycotic abdominal aortic aneurysm secondary to Capnocytophaga canimorsus in an immunocompetent 65-year-old man. The exposure occurred after his dog scratched his arm and subsequently licked the wound...
  32. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus: infection, septicaemia, recovery and reconstruction
    Stephanie Chiang Mei Low
    Burns Unit, Royal Adelaide Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
    J Med Microbiol 57:901-3. 2008
    ..The isolated bacterium was Capnocytophaga canimorsus, a slow-growing Gram-negative bacillus commonly found in dog saliva...
  33. pmc Capnocytophaga canimorsus: a human pathogen feeding at the surface of epithelial cells and phagocytes
    Manuela Mally
    Infection Biology, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Klingelbergstrasse, Basel, Switzerland
    PLoS Pathog 4:e1000164. 2008
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus, a commensal bacterium of the canine oral flora, has been repeatedly isolated since 1976 from severe human infections transmitted by dog bites. Here, we show that C...
  34. pmc Inhibition of Prevotella and Capnocytophaga immunoglobulin A1 proteases by human serum
    E V Frandsen
    Department of Oral Biology, Royal Dental College, Aarhus, Denmark
    Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 4:458-64. 1997
    Oral Prevotella and Capnocytophaga species, regularly isolated from periodontal pockets and associated with extraoral infections, secret specific immunoglobulin A1 (IgA1) proteases cleaving human IgA1 in the hinge region into intact Fab ..
  35. pmc Lipopolysaccharides from periodontopathic bacteria Porphyromonas gingivalis and Capnocytophaga ochracea are antagonists for human toll-like receptor 4
    Atsutoshi Yoshimura
    Department of Periodontology, Nagasaki University School of Dentistry, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8588, Japan
    Infect Immun 70:218-25. 2002
    ..to freeze-dried periodontopathic bacteria, Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Porphyromonas gingivalis, Capnocytophaga ochracea, and Fusobacterium nucleatum, and a non-oral bacterium, Escherichia coli, all species of the bacteria ..
  36. ncbi In vitro antimicrobial activity of the human neutrophil cytosolic S-100 protein complex, calprotectin, against Capnocytophaga sputigena
    K T Miyasaki
    Section of Oral Biology, UCLA School of Dentistry 90024 1668
    J Dent Res 72:517-23. 1993
    ..Bacteria of the genus Capnocytophaga are pathogens of periodontal origin which can cause systemic infection in neutropenic subjects...
  37. ncbi Capnocytophaga in the dental plaque of immunocompromised children with cancer
    J L Sixou
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Rennes Cedex, France
    Int J Paediatr Dent 16:75-80. 2006
    i) To compare the prevalence and levels of Capnocytophaga, a known systemic pathogen in immunocompromised patients, in the dental plaque of healthy children and children with cancer, and (ii) to determine the susceptibility of strains ..
  38. ncbi A series of infections due to Capnocytophaga spp in immunosuppressed and immunocompetent patients
    H Bonatti
    Department for General and transplant Surgery, Institute for Hygiene, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    Clin Microbiol Infect 9:380-7. 2003
    To investigate the epidemiology, microbiology and outcome of infections caused by Capnocytophaga spp. at a single center.
  39. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus endocarditis
    Jonathan A T Sandoe
    Department of Microbiology, General Infirmary at Leeds and University of Leeds, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    J Med Microbiol 53:245-8. 2004
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus is a fastidious, Gram-negative rod that forms part of the normal oral flora of dogs and cats...
  40. ncbi Hemolytic uremic syndrome after capnocytophaga canimorsus (DF-2) septicemia
    A H Mulder
    Department of Internal Medicine, St Joseph Hospital, Veldhoven, The Netherlands
    Clin Nephrol 55:167-70. 2001
    ..renal failure, thrombocytopenia, fragmented red cells in the blood film and elevated serum LDH following a capnocytophaga canimorsus (DF-2) infection after a dog bite. He was treated with antibiotics, plasmapheresis and hemodialysis...
  41. ncbi Polyphasic analysis of strains of the genus Capnocytophaga and Centers for Disease Control group DF-3
    P Vandamme
    Laboratory of Microbiology, University of Ghent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 46:782-91. 1996
    ..was used to determine the relationships between well-characterized reference strains representing all seven Capnocytophaga species...
  42. pmc Brain abscess associated with multidrug-resistant Capnocytophaga ochracea infection
    Hua Kung Wang
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, En Chu Kong Hospital, No 399 Fuhsing Rd, San shia Town, Taipei Hsien 237, Taiwan
    J Clin Microbiol 45:645-7. 2007
    ..An unusual case of frontal lobe abscess in a nonimmunocompromised child infected with multidrug-resistant Capnocytophaga ochracea is described and confirms the pathogenic potential of this organism to cause human disease in the ..
  43. ncbi Capnocytophaga ochracea causing severe sepsis and purpura fulminans in an immunocompetent patient
    Sima S Desai
    Department of Medicine, CR 119, Oregon Health and Science University, 3181 S W Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, OR 97201, USA
    J Infect 54:e107-9. 2007
    b>Capnocytophaga ochracea (C...
  44. pmc Capnocytophaga ochracea: characterization of a plasmid-encoded extended-spectrum TEM-17 beta-lactamase in the phylum Flavobacter-bacteroides
    A Rosenau
    Département de Microbiologie Médicale et Moléculaire, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Bretonneau, 37044 Tours Cedex, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 44:760-2. 2000
    A plasmid-encoded extended-spectrum TEM beta-lactamase with a pI of 5.5 was detected in a Capnocytophaga ochracea clinical isolate...
  45. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis after routine myelography: a sentinel event identifies multiple opportunities for improvement of standard practices in radiology
    George Franklin Risi
    PC, Missoula, MT 59802, USA
    Am J Infect Control 34:540-2. 2006
    Meningitis developed after a routine myelogram in a healthy patient. When Capnocytophaga canimorsus was identified, investigations revealed that the patient, the radiologist, and the staff were all dog owners...
  46. ncbi Etiologic diagnosis of Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis by broad-range PCR
    J Gottwein
    Department of Medicine, Limmattal Hospital, Urdorferstrasse 100, 8952, Schlieren, Switzerland
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 25:132-4. 2006
  47. ncbi Corneal ulcers associated with aerosolized crack cocaine use
    Faris R Ghosheh
    Cornea Service, Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Cornea 26:966-9. 2007
    ..We report 4 cases of corneal ulcers associated with drug abuse. The pathogenesis of these ulcers and management of these patients are also reviewed...
  48. ncbi Cellulitis caused by Capnocytophaga cynodegmi associated with etanercept treatment in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis
    J C Gerster
    Clin Rheumatol 23:570-1. 2004
  49. ncbi Fibrinolytic therapy in Capnocytophaga canimorsus sepsis after dog bite
    A R T van de Ven
    Intensive Care Med 30:1980. 2004
  50. ncbi Mixed bacteremia with Capnocytophaga sputigena and Escherichia coli following bone marrow transplantation: case report and review
    J I García-Cía
    Department of Microbiology, Fundacion Jimenez Diaz, Avenida Reyes Catolicos 2, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 23:139-41. 2004
  51. pmc The dangers of dog bites
    David W Wareham
    Centre for Infectious Disease, Institute of Cell and Molecular Science, Barts and The London, Queen Mary s School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK
    J Clin Pathol 60:328-9. 2007
    This report describes an unusual case of endocarditis caused by Capnocytophaga canimorsus as a result of dog bite...
  52. ncbi [Capnocytophaga canimorsus sepsis after a dog bite]
    Lonnie Froberg
    Fredericia og Kolding Sygehuse, ortopaedkirurgisk afdeling
    Ugeskr Laeger 170:1941. 2008
    ..Six days after the bite, the patient died despite antibiotic treatment. The gram-negative rod Capnocytophaga canimorsus was found in the blood culture...
  53. doi [Septicaemia with Capnocytophaga sputigena in a newborn child]
    B Vandemeulebrouck
    Laboratoire de Biologie, Centre hospitalier Pierre Oudot, Bourgoin Jallieu
    Ann Biol Clin (Paris) 66:215-9. 2008
    We describe in this article a case of septicaemia with Capnocytophaga suptigena in a premature newborn child. The newborn child exhibited fever at birth, a light inflammatory syndrome and a respiratory failure...
  54. ncbi Capnocytophaga spp. brain abscess in an immunocompetent host: problems in antimicrobial chemotherapy and literature review
    S Sabbatani
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Bologna Alma Mater Studiorum, S Orsola Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    J Chemother 16:497-501. 2004
    The fourth case report of a brain abscess due to the fastidious Gram-negative organism Capnocytophaga spp. is described and discussed on the grounds of clinical, microbiological, and therapeutic evidence...
  55. ncbi [An unusual aetiology for septic shock: Capnocytophaga canimorsus. Is always dog man's best friend?]
    P Gouin
    Departement d Anesthesie Reanimation, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 23:1185-8. 2004
    The mortality of overwhelming postsplenectomy infections (OPSI) is significant (50 to 80 percent). Capnocytophaga canimorsus belongs to the normal oral flora of dogs and cats...
  56. ncbi Linezolid in the treatment of severe central nervous system infections resistant to recommended antimicrobial compounds
    Sergio Sabbatani
    Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Bologna Alma Mater Studiorum, S Orsola Hospital, Bologna, Italy
    Infez Med 13:112-9. 2005
    ..Three representative case reports (two brain abscesses and one post-surgical meningitis) are presented and discussed in light of the current literature: in all these cases, salvage linezolid treatment proved resolutory...
  57. pmc Chromosome- and plasmid-encoded beta-lactamases in Capnocytophaga spp
    Trude Handal
    Department of Oral Biology, Dental Faculty, University of Oslo, P O Box 1052 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:3940-3. 2005
    Chromosome- and plasmid-encoded CfxA2 and CfxA3 beta-lactamases were detected in Capnocytophaga spp. from oral sources in France, Norway, and the United States...
  58. ncbi [A sepsis caused by Capnocytophaga canimorsus: diagnostic and therapeutic options]
    Michaela Freibergerová
    Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital, Brno, Czech Republic
    Klin Mikrobiol Infekc Lek 13:115-8. 2007
    The authors present a case report of a patient with sepsis caused by Gram negative rod Capnocytophaga canimorsus resulting from a dog bite...
  59. ncbi [Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis]
    D Gibou
    Service de Neurologie, CHU Pontchaillou, rue Le Guilloux, 35033 Rennes Cedex, France
    Med Mal Infect 38:32-3. 2008
  60. ncbi Molecular identification of an invasive gingival bacterial community
    David N Fredricks
    Program in Infectious Diseases, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 41:e1-4. 2005
    ..organisms, and molecular analysis by polymerase chain reaction and fluorescence in situ hybridization revealed Capnocytophaga sputigena, Leptotrichia species, and Fusobacterium nucleatum...
  61. ncbi Sepsis and meningitis due to Capnocytophaga cynodegmi after splenectomy
    Abbas A Khawari
    Clin Infect Dis 40:1709-10. 2005
  62. ncbi [Septic shock with purpura fulminans after a dog bite]
    K Voll
    Klinik fur Innere Medizin, Medizinisches Zentrum Kreis Aachen gGmbH, Würselen, Germany
    Dtsch Med Wochenschr 132:1321-4. 2007
    ..The abdomen was soft with mild epigastric tenderness. A diffuse skin rash developed with increasing petechial bleeding and central necrosis. It was revealed that he had been bitten by a dog several weeks before admission...
  63. ncbi [Bite-associated bacterial wound infections in humans]
    Gul Durmaz
    Osmangazi Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Kinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Eskisehir
    Mikrobiyol Bul 38:471-85. 2004
    ..This review focuses on dog, cat, small rodents, monkey, and snake bite-wound infections, risk factors, bacteriology, antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of the causative organisms, and recommended treatment strategies...
  64. ncbi [Septic shock due to Capnocytophaga canimorsus]
    V Mardelle
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 26:617-8. 2007
  65. ncbi Capnocytophaga spp. DF-1 pneumonia in an immune-competent 56-year old man post-CABG
    B Wilde
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, Royal University Hospital and Saskatoon Health Region, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Chemother 20:126-9. 2008
    We report a case of a nosocomial Capnocytophaga spp. DF-1 pneumonia in an intubated 56-year-old man following coronary artery bypass grafting. We review Capnocytophaga spp...
  66. ncbi A case of Capnocytophaga canimorsus brain abscess secondary to dog's bite
    S Ulivieri
    Santa Maria alle Scotte Hospital, Siena, Italy
    G Chir 29:79-80. 2008
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus has been recognized as an opportunistic pathogen causing systemic infections in immunocompromised individuals...
  67. ncbi Prevalence of periodontopathic bacteria in aggressive periodontitis patients in a Chilean population
    Marta Gajardo
    Area of Microbiology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Periodontol 76:289-94. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine the prevalence of eight periodontopathic bacteria in Chilean patients with AgP...
  68. ncbi In vitro antibacterial effects of glycyrrhetinic acid on periodontopathogenic and capnophilic bacteria isolated from adult periodontitis
    M H Salari
    Clin Microbiol Infect 9:987-8. 2003
  69. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus endophthalmitis following cataract surgery
    Simon E Phipps
    Repatriation General Hospital, Daw Park, South Australia, Australia
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 30:375-7. 2002
    ..He was then given systemic clindamycin and topical ofloxacin. Capnocytophaga canimorsus, a member of the oral flora of dogs and cats, was cultured after 3 days...
  70. ncbi [Suppurative hepatic lesion with extension to soft tissues]
    R Palacios Muñoz
    Enfermedades Infecciosas, Hospital Clinico Universitario Virgen de la Victoria, Malaga, Spain
    Rev Clin Esp 206:397-8. 2006
  71. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus sepsis in an immune-competent patient: tiny dog, major sepsis
    J M van der Klooster
    Neth J Med 60:186-7; author reply 188. 2002
  72. ncbi Electrocardiographic myocardial infarction pattern in overwhelming post-splenectomy sepsis due to Capnocytophaga canimorsus
    I Mitchell
    Intensive Care Unit, Canberra Hospital, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    Intern Med J 32:415-8. 2002
  73. ncbi Cat's tooth keratitis: human corneal infection with Capnocytophaga canimorsus
    J Chodosh
    Molecular Pathogenesis of Eye Infection Research Center, Dean A. McGee Eye Institute, Department of Ophthalmology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73104, USA
    Cornea 20:661-3. 2001
    PURPOSE: To describe a patient with keratitis caused by Capnocytophaga canimorsus after traumatic injury with a cat's tooth. METHODS: Case report and review of the literature...
  74. ncbi Meningitis due to Capnocytophaga canimorsus: contribution of 16S RNA ribosomal sequencing for species identification
    Agnes Meybeck
    Service des Maladies Infectieuses et Tropicales A, Hopital Européen
    Scand J Infect Dis 38:375-7. 2006
    We report a case of Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis, which is distinguishable from previous reports by the use of 16S rRNA sequencing for species identification...
  75. ncbi Long-term follow-up of osseointegrated titanium implants using clinical, radiographic and microbiological parameters
    Asa Leonhardt
    Department of Periodontology, Specialist Dental Clinic, Mölndal Hospital, Molndal, Sweden
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:127-32. 2002
    ..pathogens, such as Porphyromonas gingivalis, Prevotella intermedia, Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Capnocytophaga spp. and Campylobacter rectus, and were also carriers of these species at the current examination...
  76. ncbi [Dog bite in a splenectomized patient]
    P Delanaye
    Service de Nephrologie, CHU Sart Tilman
    Rev Med Liege 57:40-4. 2002
    We present a case of Capnocytophaga canimorsus fulminant infection linked to a dog bite in a splenectomized patient...
  77. ncbi [Meningitis after a superficial dog bite]
    G A Kampinga
    Afd Medische Microbiologie, Academisch Ziekenhuis, Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 146:73-6. 2002
    ..They were identified by 16S ribosomal RNA sequence-analysis as Capnocytophaga canimorsus, an oral commensal found in various animal species including dogs...
  78. ncbi [Meningitis due to Capnocytophaga canimorsus following dog bite]
    M Mendioroz
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital Nuestra Sra de Aranzazu San Sebastián, Gyipúzcoa, Espana
    Rev Neurol 35:900. 2002
  79. ncbi Purpura fulminans associated with Capnocytophaga canimorsus infection
    Michelle S Bryson
    Western Infirmary, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
    Br J Haematol 121:1. 2003
  80. ncbi Photodynamic therapy as an adjunct to non-surgical periodontal treatment: a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Nicos Christodoulides
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Philips van Leydenlaan 25, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Periodontol 79:1638-44. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and microbiologic effects of the adjunctive use of PDT to non-surgical periodontal treatment...
  81. ncbi [Bacteremia due to Capnocytophaga spp.: two cases]
    Jesus Garcia
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 21:168-9. 2003
  82. ncbi Capnocytophaga canimorsus meningitis in a newborn: an avoidable infection
    Jane R Rosenman
    Department of Pediatrics, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 22:204-5. 2003
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus causes dog-bite wound induced sepsis in adults, but infection may follow mucous membrane exposure. Systemic infection in children is extremely rare...
  83. ncbi Subgingival microflora and antibody responses against periodontal bacteria of young Japanese patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus
    K Takahashi
    Department of Periodontology and Endodontology, Okayama University Dental School, 2-5-1 Shikata-cho, Okayama 700-8525, Japan
    J Int Acad Periodontol 3:104-11. 2001
    ..pathogens, Porphyromonas gingivalis, Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Prevotella intermedia and Capnocytophaga ochracea were performed using 16S ribosomal RNA-based polymerase chain reaction methods...
  84. ncbi Serum phenytoin concentration and IgG antibody titre to periodontal bacteria in patients with phenytoin-induced gingival overgrowth
    H Yamada
    Department of Periodontology and Endodontology, Okayama University Dental School, Okayama, Japan
    J Int Acad Periodontol 3:42-7. 2001
    ....
  85. pmc Capnocytophaga sp. isolated from a cat with chronic sinusitis and rhinitis
    Erin Frey
    College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina 27606, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 41:5321-4. 2003
    A Capnocytophaga sp. was inadvertently isolated from a cat with chronic sinusitis and rhinitis when cytopathic effects were observed in Crandall-Reese feline kidney cells that had been inoculated with oropharyngeal swab samples...
  86. ncbi [Meningitis due to Capnocytophaga canimorsus without dog bite]
    Alain Drouet
    Service de Neurologie, HIA Desgenettes, Lyon
    Presse Med 35:418-20. 2006
    b>Capnocytophaga canimorsus is a fusiform and filamentous gram-negative rod, part of the normal oral flora of dogs and cause rare human febrile acute meningitis, usually severe but curable.
  87. ncbi Characterisation of prototype Nurmi cultures using culture-based microbiological techniques and PCR-DGGE
    Sinead M Waters
    Alltech Ireland, Sarney, Summerhill Road, Dunboyne, Co Meath, Ireland
    Int J Food Microbiol 110:268-77. 2006
    ..Pediococcus and Enterobacterium as well as members of the genera, Actinomyces, Bacteroides, Propionibacterium, Capnocytophaga, Proteus, and Klebsiella...
  88. ncbi Association of early onset periodontitis microbiota with aspartate aminotransferase activity in gingival crevicular fluid
    J J Kamma
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    J Clin Periodontol 28:1096-105. 2001
    ....
  89. doi Photodynamic therapy as adjunct to non-surgical periodontal treatment in patients on periodontal maintenance: a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Panos Chondros
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Lasers Med Sci 24:681-8. 2009
    ..n.), Campylobacter rectus (C.r.), Eubacterium nodatum (E.n.), Eikenella corrodens (E.c.), and Capnocytophaga species (C.s...
  90. ncbi Differences in the subgingival microbiota of Swedish and USA subjects who were periodontally healthy or exhibited minimal periodontal disease
    A D Haffajee
    Department of Periodontology, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 32:33-9. 2005
    ..The purpose of the present investigation was to determine whether there were differences in the subgingival microbiotas of Swedish and American subjects who exhibited periodontal health or minimal periodontal disease...
  91. pmc Comparisons of subgingival microbial profiles of refractory periodontitis, severe periodontitis, and periodontal health using the human oral microbe identification microarray
    Ana Paula V Colombo
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Institute of Microbiology, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    J Periodontol 80:1421-32. 2009
    ....
  92. ncbi Assessment of the microbiota in root canals of human primary teeth by checkerboard DNA-DNA hybridization
    Denise Belucio Ruviére
    Department of Pediatric Clinics, Preventive and Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirãvo Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Dent Child (Chic) 74:118-23. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate in vivo the prevalence of microorganisms in root canals of human primary teeth, by checkerboard DNA-DNA hybridization...
  93. ncbi Association of Eubacterium nodatum and Treponema denticola with human periodontitis lesions
    A D Haffajee
    Department of Periodontology, The Forsyth Institute, 140 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 21:269-82. 2006
    ....
  94. ncbi Detection of Porphyromonas gingivalis in gingival exudate by a dipeptide-enhanced trypsin-like activity
    M Wikstrom
    Department of Oral Microbiology, Faculty of Odontology, University of Goteborg, Sweden
    J Periodontol 65:47-55. 1994
    ..gingivalis, Prevotella intermedia, Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Fusobacterium nucleatum, Capnocytophaga spp, Campylobacter rectus, and Eikenella corrodens by cultivation technique and the amidolytic activity, using ..
  95. ncbi Relationship of the subgingival microbiota to a chairside test for aspartate aminotransferase in gingival crevicular fluid
    M Y Wong
    School of Dentistry, College of Medicine, National Taiwan University, Taipei
    J Periodontol 70:57-62. 1999
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the association between the occurrence of certain specific periodontal pathogens and aspartate aminotransferase (AST) levels in gingival crevicular fluid (GCF)...
  96. ncbi Antibacterial activity of medicinal plant extracts against periodontopathic bacteria
    L Iauk
    Department of Microbiological Sciences, University of Catania, Via Androne 81, 95124 Catania, Italy
    Phytother Res 17:599-604. 2003
    ..Fusobacterium nucleatum, Capnocytophaga gingivalis, Veilonella parvula, Eikenella corrodens, Peptostreptococcus micros and Actinomyces odontolyticus...
  97. ncbi Gingival crevice microbiota from Chinese patients with gingivitis or necrotizing ulcerative gingivitis
    Rudolf Gmür
    Institute of Oral Biology, Section of Oral Microbiology and General Immunology, Center for Dental, Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Oral Sci 112:33-41. 2004
    ..taxa (Fusobacterium nucleatum/Fusobacterium periodonticum, Leptotrichia buccalis, Tannerella forsythensis, and Capnocytophaga sp...
  98. ncbi In vitro killing activity of crevicular concentrations of tinidazole plus common oral antibiotics against high-density mixed inocula of periodontal pathogens in strict anaerobic conditions
    L Alou
    Department of Microbiology, School of Medicine, Universidad Complutense, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    J Periodontol 81:131-8. 2010
    ..and facultative (Capnocytophaga spp. and Streptococcus spp.) isolates of periodontal pathogens.
  99. ncbi Odontogenic bacteria in periodontal disease and resistance patterns to common antibiotics used as treatment and prophylaxis in odontology in Spain
    J R Maestre
    Department of Microbiology, Hospital Central de la Defensa Gomez Ulla, Madrid, Spain
    Rev Esp Quimioter 20:61-7. 2007
    ..6% Prevotella denticola; 37.5% Fusobacterium nucleatum; 35.4% Prevotella intermedia; 25% Capnocytophaga spp.; 23% Veillonella spp.; 22...
  100. pmc Defining the healthy "core microbiome" of oral microbial communities
    Egija Zaura
    Department of Cariology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, University of Amsterdam and Free University Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Microbiol 9:259. 2009
    ..The aim of this study therefore was to define the healthy oral microbiome using recent advances in sequencing technology (454 pyrosequencing)...
  101. pmc Prevalent bacterial species and novel phylotypes in advanced noma lesions
    B J Paster
    Department of Molecular Genetics, The Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2187-91. 2002
    ..Other known species that were detected included Achromobacter spp., Afipia spp., Brevundimonas diminuta, Capnocytophaga spp., Cardiobacterium sp., Eikenella corrodens, Fusobacterium spp., Gemella haemoylsans, and Neisseria spp...

Research Grants82

  1. IN SITU ANALYSIS OF HUMAN PLAQUE FORMATION
    Greg Germaine; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Streptococcus, Actinomyces, Veillonella, Lactobacillus, Neisseria, Hemophilus, Bacteroides, Fusobacterium, Capnocytophaga, Actinobacillus and Treponena...
  2. Lysine decarboxylase in periodontitis patients
    Martin Levine; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Oral hygiene controls this colonization, but some adults are refractory and discriminated by increased Capnocytophaga spp. and other LDC producers...
  3. Lysine decarboxylase in periodontitis patients
    Martin Levine; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Oral hygiene controls this colonization, but some adults are refractory and discriminated by increased Capnocytophaga spp. and other LDC producers...
  4. DIABETES AND PERIODONTITIS MICROBIOLOGY AND IMMUNOLOGY
    JEROME HABER; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..The following species will be isolated and enumerated: Actinobacillus actinomycetemcommitans, Bacteroides, Capnocytophaga and Streptococcal species as well as Camphylobacter consisus, Eikenella corrodens, Fusobacterlum nucleatum and ..
  5. Small non-coding RNAs in Porphyromonas gingivalis
    JANINA P contact LEWIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..thetaiotaomicron and Capnocytophaga hutchinsonii...
  6. Small non-coding RNAs in Porphyromonas gingivalis
    JANINA LEWIS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..thetaiotaomicron and Capnocytophaga hutchinsonii...
  7. NON-INVASIVE ASSESSMENT OF PERIODONTAL DISEASE ACTIVITY
    CHRISTINE NIEKRASH; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..fluid and serum antibodies specifically reactive with three target microorganisms (Bacteroides gingivalis, Capnocytophaga sputigena, and Fusobacterium nucleatum) associated with the induction of periodontitis in the cynomolgus ..
  8. PERIODONTOPATHIC BACTERIA: CHEMICAL-BIOLOGIC NATURE
    STANLEY HOLT; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Among these, members of the genera Bacteroides, Actinobacillus, Wolinella, Eikenella, and Capnocytophaga are important contributors to periodontal pathogenesis...
  9. CHARACTERISTICS OF DISEASE-RELATED CAPNOBACTERIA
    David Cochran; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..These gram-negative bacteria include Capnocytophaga sputigena, Bacteroides asaccharolyticus, Eikenella corrodens, and Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans...
  10. GERIATRIC DENTAL PROGRAM PROJECT
    George Taylor; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The pneumonia patients exhibited significantly higher numbers of Capnocytophaga species and F. nucleatum in their salivas compared to individuals known not to have pneumonia...
  11. GERIATRIC DENTAL PROGRAM PROJECT
    George Taylor; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The pneumonia patients exhibited significantly higher numbers of Capnocytophaga species and F. nucleatum in their salivas compared to individuals known not to have pneumonia...
  12. DEVELOPMENT OF STAPHYLOCOCCALCIDAL HUMAN PEPTIDES
    William Shafer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..that human lysosomal cathepsin G is particularly antimicrobial against volutionary diverse pathogens such as Capnocytophaga sputigena, Escherichia coli, Neisseri gonorrhoeae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Staphylococcus aureus...
  13. DEVELOPMENT OF STAPHYLOCOCCALCIDAL HUMAN PEPTIDES
    William Shafer; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..that human lysosomal cathepsin G is particularly antimicrobial against volutionary diverse pathogens such as Capnocytophaga sputigena, Escherichia coli, Neisseri gonorrhoeae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Staphylococcus aureus...
  14. DEVELOPMENT OF STAPHYLOCOCCALCIDAL HUMAN PEPTIDES
    William Shafer; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..that human lysosomal cathepsin G is particularly antimicrobial against volutionary diverse pathogens such as Capnocytophaga sputigena, Escherichia coli, Neisseri gonorrhoeae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Staphylococcus aureus...
  15. EFFECT OF ANTIBIOTICS ON ORAL BIOFILMS IN VIVO
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..abstract_text> ..
  16. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  17. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  18. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..In addition the importance and biological basis of supragingival plaque control in the treatment and prevention of periodontal diseases and in maintaining stability of the periodontium will be determined. ..
  19. EFFECT OF ANTIBIOTICS ON ORAL BIOFILMS IN VIVO
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  21. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  22. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  23. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  24. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These data will provide a basis for understanding microbial community structure, ecological relationships and define desired microbiological end-point of therapy. ..
  25. Identification of Uncultivated and Unrecognized Pathogens of Periodontitis
    ANNE DENISE HAFFAJEE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The identification of such pathogens should, over time, lead to better diagnosis of disease, optimal treatment strategies for the individual patient, new therapeutic approaches and carefully targeted approaches to prevention. ..
  26. Identification of Uncultivated and Unrecognized Pathogens of Periodontitis
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The identification of such pathogens should, over time, lead to better diagnosis of disease, optimal treatment strategies for the individual patient, new therapeutic approaches and carefully targeted approaches to prevention. ..
  27. EFFECT OF ANTIBIOTICS ON ORAL BIOFILMS IN VIVO
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. Identification of Uncultivated and Unrecognized Pathogens of Periodontitis
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The identification of such pathogens should, over time, lead to better diagnosis of disease, optimal treatment strategies for the individual patient, new therapeutic approaches and carefully targeted approaches to prevention. ..
  29. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  30. MICROBIAL ASSOCIATIONS IN PERIODONTAL HEALTH AND DISEASE
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..In addition the importance and biological basis of supragingival plaque control in the treatment and prevention of periodontal diseases and in maintaining stability of the periodontium will be determined. ..
  31. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  32. Identification of Uncultivated and Unrecognized Pathogens of Periodontitis
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The identification of such pathogens should, over time, lead to better diagnosis of disease, optimal treatment strategies for the individual patient, new therapeutic approaches and carefully targeted approaches to prevention. ..
  33. Three Periodontal Therapies in Current & Non-Smokers
    Anne Haffajee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The proposed investigation should provide a model to examine methods that could be useful in treating compromised patients whether compromised by harmful habits such as smoking, systemic disease, or genetic background. ..
  34. Gene Expression in Chronic and Aggressive Periodontitis
    Panos Papapanou; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Ultimately, a pathobiology-based classification of periodontitis will facilitate correct diagnosis and targeted, efficient therapeutic prevention and intervention strategies. ..
  35. Gene Expression in Chronic and Aggressive Periodontitis
    Panos Papapanou; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Ultimately, a pathobiology-based classification of periodontitis will facilitate correct diagnosis and targeted, efficient therapeutic prevention and intervention strategies. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. Gene Expression in Chronic and Aggressive Periodontitis
    Panos Papapanou; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Ultimately, a pathobiology-based classification of periodontitis will facilitate correct diagnosis and targeted, efficient therapeutic prevention and intervention strategies. ..
  37. The Role of Uncultivated Bacteria in Bacterial Vaginosis
    DAVID NEAL FREDRICKS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. Attachment of Oral Actinobacillus to Epithelium
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The longterm goal of this application is to use this information to identify targets for therapeutic agents that can interfere with attachment of Aa to oral tissues and thus prevent colonization leading to LAP. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. Localized Aggressive Periodontitis: Microbial & Host Markers for Susceptibility
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  40. DENTAL ATHEROSCLEROSIS RISK IN COMMUNITIES
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  41. Novel Cultivation Methods for the Domestication of Vaginal Bacteria
    DAVID NEAL FREDRICKS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  42. BIOLOGIC BASES OF REFRACTORY PERIODONTAL DIS
    BRUCE PASTER; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..4) Identify more than 1 disease syndromes within the refractory group based upon microbial and host markers. ..
  43. B FORSYTHUS PROTEASE AND SIALIDASE--GENES AND SUBSTRATES
    MARK MAIDEN; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Understanding these mechanisms will be vital for developing improved preventative and therapeutic treatments for periodontal disease. ..
  44. The Role of Uncultivated Bacteria in Bacterial Vaginosis
    David Fredricks; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  45. Biologic Basis of Refractory Periodontal Disease
    BRUCE PASTER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Eliminating refractory disease would have an enormous impact on the total cost of delivering periodontal therapy. ..
  46. Biologic Basis of Refractory Periodontal Disease
    BRUCE PASTER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Eliminating refractory disease would have an enormous impact on the total cost of delivering periodontal therapy. ..
  47. SYSTEMIC EFFECTS OF PERIODONTITIS
    James Beck; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. Attachment of Oral Actinobacillus to Epithelium
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The longterm goal of this application is to use this information to identify targets for therapeutic agents that can interfere with attachment of Aa to oral tissues and thus prevent colonization leading to LAP. ..
  49. Novel Computational Tools for Studying the Human Microbiome
    FREDERICK ALBERT MATSEN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  50. Microbial Markers for Periodontal Disease in Children
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  51. Oral Immunology/Microbiology Annual Meeting
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Perpetuation of the OIMRG and its annual meetings greatly enhances the spirit of collegial interaction/collaboration among investigators with expertise in immunology and microbial pathogenesis as related to oral health and disease. ..
  52. The Molecular Microbiology of Bacterial Vaginosis
    David Fredricks; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In future studies, vaginal fluid samples from a larger cohort of women will be assayed to determine if a candidate pathogen is specifically associated with BV. ..
  53. Quantitative PCR for the Detection of Fungal Infections
    David Fredricks; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Hypothesis: Fungal 18S rDNA qPCR employing a broad range fungal probe, or a system of multiple specific probes, will be useful for detecting emerging fungal pathogens in the transplant setting. ..
  54. Localized Aggressive Periodontitis: Microbial & Host Markers for Susceptibility
    Daniel H Fine; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  55. Quantification of Host Markers in GCF Using CBIB
    Ricardo Teles; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Moreover, this methodology is at the forefront of new approaches in proteomics, and carries enormous promise for translational applications in the near future. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  56. The Role of Uncultivated Bacteria in Bacterial Vaginosis
    David Fredricks; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  57. Quantitative PCR for the Detection of Fungal Infections
    David Fredricks; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Hypothesis: Fungal 18S rDNA qPCR employing a broad range fungal probe, or a system of multiple specific probes, will be useful for detecting emerging fungal pathogens in the transplant setting. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  58. Localized Aggressive Periodontitis: Microbial & Host Markers for Susceptibility
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  59. ORAL MUCOSA MICROBIOTA IN HEALTH, CANCER & MUCOSITIS
    Donna Mager; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Detection on unusual microbial shifts in mucositis might suggest possible routes to minimizing this condition. ..
  60. Oral Immunology/Microbiology Research Group Annual Mtg
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Perpetuation of the OIMRG and its annual meetings greatly enhances the spirit of collegial interaction/collaboration among investigators with expertise in immunology and microbial pathogenesis as related to oral health and disease. ..
  61. The Role of Uncultivated Bacteria in Bacterial Vaginosis
    David Fredricks; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  62. Quantitative PCR for the Detection of Fungal Infections
    David Fredricks; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Hypothesis: Fungal 18S rDNA qPCR employing a broad range fungal probe, or a system of multiple specific probes, will be useful for detecting emerging fungal pathogens in the transplant setting. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  63. Quantitative PCR for the Detection of Fungal Infections
    David Fredricks; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Hypothesis: Fungal 18S rDNA qPCR employing a broad range fungal probe, or a system of multiple specific probes, will be useful for detecting emerging fungal pathogens in the transplant setting. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  64. Attachment of Oral Actinobacillus to Epithelium
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The longterm goal of this application is to use this information to identify targets for therapeutic agents that can interfere with attachment of Aa to oral tissues and thus prevent colonization leading to LAP. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  65. Localized Aggressive Periodontitis: Microbial & Host Markers for Susceptibility
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  66. Attachment of Oral Actinobacillus to Epithelium
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The longterm goal of this application is to use this information to identify targets for therapeutic agents that can interfere with attachment of Aa to oral tissues and thus prevent colonization leading to LAP. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  67. Localized Aggressive Periodontitis: Microbial & Host Markers for Susceptibility
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  68. Quantitative PCR for the Detection of Fungal Infections
    David Fredricks; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Hypothesis: Fungal 18S rDNA qPCR employing a broad range fungal probe, or a system of multiple specific probes, will be useful for detecting emerging fungal pathogens in the transplant setting. ..