fusobacteria

Summary

Summary: A phylum of anaerobic, gram-negative bacteria with a chemoorganotrophic heterotrophic metabolism. They are resident flora of the OROPHARYNX.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Genotypic and phenotypic characterization of fusobacteria from Chinese and European patients with inflammatory periodontal diseases
    Rudolf Gmür
    Institute for Oral Biology, Center for Dental, Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Syst Appl Microbiol 29:120-30. 2006
  2. ncbi Two distinct proton binding sites in the ATP synthase family
    Christoph von Ballmoos
    Institut fur Mikrobiologie, ETH Zurich, Wolfgang Pauli Strasse 10, CH 8093 Zurich, Switzerland
    Biochemistry 46:11800-9. 2007
  3. ncbi Validation of 16S rDNA sequencing in microdissected bowel biopsies from Crohn's disease patients to assess bacterial flora diversity
    G De Hertogh
    Department of Morphology and Molecular Pathology, University Hospitals KULeuven, Belgium
    J Pathol 209:532-9. 2006
  4. ncbi Bacterial reduction and persistence after endodontic treatment procedures
    M Sakamoto
    Microbe Division Japan Collection of Microorganisms, RIKEN BioResource Center, Wako, Saitama, Japan
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 22:19-23. 2007
  5. ncbi Novel ecological niche of Cetobacterium somerae, an anaerobic bacterium in the intestinal tracts of freshwater fish
    C Tsuchiya
    Department of Marine Science and Resources, Nihon University, Kameino, Fujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan
    Lett Appl Microbiol 46:43-8. 2008
  6. pmc Torque generation by the Fo motor of the sodium ATPase
    Jianhua Xing
    Department of Molecular Biology, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3112, USA
    Biophys J 87:2148-63. 2004
  7. ncbi beta-Lactamase production and susceptibility of US and European anaerobic gram-negative bacilli to beta-lactams and other agents
    M R Jacobs
    Institute of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 11:1081-93. 1992
  8. ncbi Preterm birth: associations with genital and possibly oral microflora
    G B Hill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Periodontol 3:222-32. 1998
  9. ncbi Phylogenetic diversity and axial distribution of microbes in the intestinal tract of the polychaete Neanthes glandicincta
    Meng Li
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Microb Ecol 58:892-902. 2009
  10. ncbi Metronidazole is still the drug of choice for treatment of anaerobic infections
    Sonja Lofmark
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Infect Dis 50:S16-23. 2010

Detail Information

Publications159 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Genotypic and phenotypic characterization of fusobacteria from Chinese and European patients with inflammatory periodontal diseases
    Rudolf Gmür
    Institute for Oral Biology, Center for Dental, Oral Medicine and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Zurich, Plattenstrasse 11, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Syst Appl Microbiol 29:120-30. 2006
    ..gene sequences resulted in a phylogenetic tree that corresponded well with the current classification of oral fusobacteria into F. periodonticum and several subspecies of F. nucleatum, in spite of much minor genetic variability. F...
  2. ncbi Two distinct proton binding sites in the ATP synthase family
    Christoph von Ballmoos
    Institut fur Mikrobiologie, ETH Zurich, Wolfgang Pauli Strasse 10, CH 8093 Zurich, Switzerland
    Biochemistry 46:11800-9. 2007
    ..The concept of two different binding sites in the ATP synthase family is supported by the ATP hydrolysis pH profiles of the investigated enzymes...
  3. ncbi Validation of 16S rDNA sequencing in microdissected bowel biopsies from Crohn's disease patients to assess bacterial flora diversity
    G De Hertogh
    Department of Morphology and Molecular Pathology, University Hospitals KULeuven, Belgium
    J Pathol 209:532-9. 2006
    ..which could be attributed to six different phyla (Proteobacteria, Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, Actinobacteria, Fusobacteria, and Planctomycetes)...
  4. ncbi Bacterial reduction and persistence after endodontic treatment procedures
    M Sakamoto
    Microbe Division Japan Collection of Microorganisms, RIKEN BioResource Center, Wako, Saitama, Japan
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 22:19-23. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi Novel ecological niche of Cetobacterium somerae, an anaerobic bacterium in the intestinal tracts of freshwater fish
    C Tsuchiya
    Department of Marine Science and Resources, Nihon University, Kameino, Fujisawa, Kanagawa, Japan
    Lett Appl Microbiol 46:43-8. 2008
    ..This study was conducted to clarify the taxonomic status of Bacteroides type A strains with high vitamin B(12)-producing ability that is widely distributed in the intestinal tracts of freshwater fish...
  6. pmc Torque generation by the Fo motor of the sodium ATPase
    Jianhua Xing
    Department of Molecular Biology, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720 3112, USA
    Biophys J 87:2148-63. 2004
    ..This work also illustrates how to extract a motor mechanism from dynamical experimental observations in the absence of complete structural information...
  7. ncbi beta-Lactamase production and susceptibility of US and European anaerobic gram-negative bacilli to beta-lactams and other agents
    M R Jacobs
    Institute of Pathology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 11:1081-93. 1992
    ..fragilis group, while 95 beta-lactamase producing strains (predominantly Bacteroides fragilis group and fusobacteria) did not show synergy between beta-lactams and clavulanate...
  8. ncbi Preterm birth: associations with genital and possibly oral microflora
    G B Hill
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Ann Periodontol 3:222-32. 1998
    ..Also, the species and subspecies of fusobacteria identified from amniotic fluid most closely match those reported from healthy and diseased subgingival sites, ..
  9. ncbi Phylogenetic diversity and axial distribution of microbes in the intestinal tract of the polychaete Neanthes glandicincta
    Meng Li
    School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    Microb Ecol 58:892-902. 2009
    ..Methanobacteriaceae, and Methanosarcinales for archaea; and alpha-Proteobacteria, beta-Proteobacteria, Fusobacteria, Clostridia, Chloroflexi, and Planctomycetes for bacteria...
  10. ncbi Metronidazole is still the drug of choice for treatment of anaerobic infections
    Sonja Lofmark
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, Division of Clinical Microbiology, Karolinska University Hospital, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Clin Infect Dis 50:S16-23. 2010
    ..Anaerobic bacterial infections caused by Bacteroides species, fusobacteria, and clostridia respond favorably to metronidazole therapy...
  11. ncbi Endophytic bacterial diversity in roots of Phragmites australis in constructed Beijing Cuihu Wetland (China)
    Yan Hong Li
    College of Life Science, Capital Normal University, Beijing, China
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 309:84-93. 2010
    ..Other clones belonged to Firmicutes (9.0%), Cytophaga/Flexibacter/Bacteroids (6.6%), Fusobacteria (2.4%), and nearly 3.0% were unidentified bacteria...
  12. pmc Identification and characterization of a novel adhesin unique to oral fusobacteria
    Yiping W Han
    Department of Biological Sciences, School of Dental Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 4905, USA
    J Bacteriol 187:5330-40. 2005
    ..Furthermore, due to its uniqueness to oral Fusobacterium species, fadA may be used as a marker to detect orally related fusobacteria. F. nucleatum isolated from other parts of the body may originate from the oral cavity.
  13. pmc Evolutionary relationships of Fusobacterium nucleatum based on phylogenetic analysis and comparative genomics
    Alex Mira
    Evolutionary Genomics Group, Division de Microbiologia, Universidad Miguel Hernandez, Apartado 18, San Juan 03550, Alicante, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 4:50. 2004
    The phylogenetic position and evolutionary relationships of Fusobacteria remain uncertain...
  14. ncbi Fusobacterium necrophorum-induced sepsis: an unusual case of Lemierre's syndrome
    P M Kuduvalli
    Department of Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 49:572-5. 2005
    ..The causative organisms are the anaerobic fusobacteria, most commonly Fusobacterium necrophorum...
  15. ncbi Lemierre's syndrome: A systematic review
    Peter D Karkos
    Department of Otolaryngology, Liverpool University Hospitals, United Kingdom
    Laryngoscope 119:1552-9. 2009
    ..It was once called the forgotten disease because of its rarity, but it may not be that uncommon after all. This review aims to provide physicians with an update on the etiology, management, and prognosis of Lemierre's syndrome...
  16. ncbi Review of the in vitro activity of gemifloxacin against gram-positive and gram-negative anaerobic pathogens
    E J Goldstein
    R M Alden Research Laboratory, Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, CA 90494, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 45:55-65. 2000
    ..and fusobacteria (Fusobacterium nucleatum, Fusobacterium necrophorum) and moderate but variable potency against Gram-negative ..
  17. pmc Characterization of the novel Fusobacterium nucleatum plasmid pKH9 and evidence of an addiction system
    Gilad Bachrach
    Institute of Dental Sciences, Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:6957-62. 2004
    ..96-kbp fragment. The pKH9 rep gene is not present in this fragment, suggesting that pKH9 can replicate in fusobacteria independently of the Rep protein. A pKH9-based, compact Escherichia coli-F...
  18. pmc Transcriptional regulation of NAD metabolism in bacteria: genomic reconstruction of NiaR (YrxA) regulon
    Dmitry A Rodionov
    Burnham Institute for Medical Research, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA
    Nucleic Acids Res 36:2032-46. 2008
    ..family (re-named here NiaR) are broadly conserved in the Bacillus/Clostridium group and in the deeply branching Fusobacteria and Thermotogales lineages...
  19. ncbi Microbiota around root-form endosseous implants: a review of the literature
    Kees Heydenrijk
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Maxillofacial Prosthetics, University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 17:829-38. 2002
    ..involved in peri-implantitis are colonized with large amounts of gram-negative anaerobic bacteria, including Fusobacteria, spirochetes, Bacteroides forsythus, and "black-pigmented bacteria" such as Prevotella intermedia, Prevotella ..
  20. ncbi The antimicrobial effect of a triclosan/copolymer dentifrice on oral microorganisms in vivo
    Daniel H Fine
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 185 S Orange Avenue, Newark, NJ 07103, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:1406-13. 2006
    ..The authors compared the in vivo antimicrobial effects on microorganisms from dental plaque, saliva and the tongue in subjects who used a triclosan/copolymer dentifrice and a fluoride dentifrice (control)...
  21. ncbi Factors affecting lysine degradation by ruminal fusobacteria
    James B Russell
    Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Ithaca, New York, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 56:18-24. 2006
    ..1. The idea that fermentation acids could prevent the enrichment of fusobacteria in vivo was supported by the observation that dietary lysine supplementation did not enhance the lysine ..
  22. ncbi Sequence conservation and distribution of the fusobacterial immunosuppressive protein gene, fipA
    S Hunt Gerardo
    University of California, Los Angeles, School of Dentistry, Department of Periodontology, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1668, USA
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 17:315-20. 2002
    ..However, its distribution and variability among fusobacteria was not reported. Cloned fipA gene sequences from F. nucleatum ssp. polymorphum (ATCC 10953) and F...
  23. ncbi Characterization of coaggregation of Fusobacterium nucleatum PK1594 with six Porphyromonas gingivalis strains
    Zvi Metzger
    Department of Endodontology, The Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    J Endod 35:50-4. 2009
    ..the sugars mentioned (strains HG405 and W50, respectively); and (4) strains that did not coaggregate with the fusobacteria (ATCC33277 and A7436)...
  24. pmc Substrate degradation kinetics, microbial diversity, and current efficiency of microbial fuel cells supplied with marine plankton
    Clare E Reimers
    College of Oceanic and Atmospheric Sciences, Hatfield Marine Science Center, Oregon State University, Newport, OR 97365, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:7029-40. 2007
    ..allied with Delta-, Epsilon-, and Gammaproteobacteria as well as the Flavobacterium-Cytophaga-Bacteroides and Fusobacteria. Based upon these results, we posit that higher current efficiencies can be achieved by optimizing plankton-fed ..
  25. ncbi [Pyothorax in 26 cats: clinical signs, laboratory results and therapy (2000-2007)]
    Mareike Ottenjann
    Klinik und Poliklinik für kleine Haustiere, Fachbereich Veterinarmedizin, Freie Universitat Berlin
    Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr 121:365-73. 2008
    ..5%) and aerob growing (7.5%) bacteria. Bacterial culture most often yielded Fusobacteria spp., Prevotella spp., Pasteurella spp., Porphyromonas spp. and Bacteroides spp...
  26. pmc Bacterial biota in the human distal esophagus
    Zhiheng Pei
    Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 101:4250-5. 2004
    ..Members of six phyla, Firmicutes, Bacteroides, Actinobacteria, Proteobacteria, Fusobacteria, and TM7, were represented...
  27. pmc Spatial organisation of microbiota in quiescent adenoiditis and tonsillitis
    A Swidsinski
    Medizinische Klinik, Charité Humboldt Universität, CCM, Molekular genetisches Labor für polymikrobielle Infektionen und bakterielle Biofilme, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Pathol 60:253-60. 2007
    ..The reasons for recurrent adenotonsillitis are poorly understood...
  28. ncbi Individual architecture of subgingival microflora in chronic periodontitis
    Minoru Sasamoto
    Department of Periodontology, Fukuoka Dental College, Fukuoka, Japan
    J Int Acad Periodontol 11:138-46. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the ecological architecture of the subgingival microflora among chronic periodontitis patients and their individual differences based on phylotype analyses...
  29. ncbi Molecular-phylogenetic characterization of microbial communities imbalances in the small intestine of dogs with inflammatory bowel disease
    Panagiotis G Xenoulis
    Gastrointestinal Laboratory, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, TX 77843 4474, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 66:579-89. 2008
    ..4%), Proteobacteria (28.4%), Bacteroidetes (7.0%), Spirochaetes (5.2%), Fusobacteria (3.4%), Actinobacteria (1.1%), and Incertae sedis (1.5%)...
  30. pmc Molecular analysis of the bacterial microbiota in the human stomach
    Elisabeth M Bik
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Fairchild Science Building, 299 Campus Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103:732-7. 2006
    ..The majority of sequences were assigned to the Proteobacteria, Firmicutes, Actinobacteria, Bacteroidetes, and Fusobacteria phyla...
  31. pmc An unusual case of Lemierre's syndrome presenting as pyomyositis
    Nancy Crum-Cianflone
    Infectious Disease Clinic, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    Am J Med Sci 335:499-501. 2008
    b>Fusobacteria are most often associated with the classic presentation of Lemierre's syndrome consisting of a sore throat, internal jugular vein thrombophlebitis, and septic emboli to the lungs...
  32. ncbi [Clinical importance and diagnosis of halitosis]
    Nagy Akos
    Pecsi Tudomanyegyetem, Fogászati é Szájsebészeti Klinika
    Fogorv Sz 105:105-11. 2012
    ..Beyond the dental treatments the enhancement of the oral hygiene, the continuous motivation and monitoring are also very important, such as the use of tongue cleansing and special anti-malodour rinses...
  33. ncbi Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans serotype f O-polysaccharide mediates coaggregation with Fusobacterium nucleatum
    D Rupani
    Department of Oral Biology, New Jersey Dental School, Newark, NJ, USA
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 23:127-30. 2008
    ..Intergeneric bacterial coaggregation may play an important role in plaque development...
  34. ncbi Survey on 'lumpy jaw' on deer farms in western Canada: prevalence and distribution, and identification of associated factors
    R C Mainar-Jaime
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Saskatchewan 52 Campus Drive, Saskatoon, SK, S7N 5B4, Canada
    N Z Vet J 55:30-9. 2007
    ....
  35. ncbi Co-adhesion and biofilm formation by Fusobacterium nucleatum in response to growth pH
    Peter S Zilm
    Oral Microbiology Laboratory, Dental School, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Anaerobe 13:146-52. 2007
    ..attach to epithelial cells, collagen, gingival epithelial cells and other bacterial genera, but not with other Fusobacteria. The development of periodontitis is associated with a rise in pH in the gingival sulcus to around 8...
  36. pmc Association of the vaginal microbiota with human papillomavirus infection in a Korean twin cohort
    Jung Eun Lee
    Department of Environmental Health and Institute of Health and Environment, School of Public Health, Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    PLoS ONE 8:e63514. 2013
    ..than HPV-negative women. Fusobacteria, including Sneathia spp., were identified as a possible microbiological marker associated with HPV infection...
  37. pmc Unraveling the evolutionary history of the phosphoryl-transfer chain of the phosphoenolpyruvate:phosphotransferase system through phylogenetic analyses and genome context
    Iñaki Comas
    Instituto de Agroquimica y Tecnologia de Alimentos, CSIC, Valencia, Spain
    BMC Evol Biol 8:147. 2008
    ..The aim of this work is to test this hypothesis by studying the evolution of the phosphoryl transfer proteins of the PTS...
  38. ncbi Probing the rotor subunit interface of the ATP synthase from Ilyobacter tartaricus
    Denys Pogoryelov
    Institute of Microbiology, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, Switzerland
    FEBS J 275:4850-62. 2008
    ....
  39. ncbi Assessment of microbial diversity along the feline intestinal tract using 16S rRNA gene analysis
    Lauren E Ritchie
    Gastrointestinal Laboratory, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas 77843 4474, USA
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 66:590-8. 2008
    ..predominantly classified in the phylum Firmicutes (68%), followed by Proteobacteria (14%), Bacteroidetes (10%), Fusobacteria (5%), and Actinobacteria (4%)...
  40. pmc Assessment of microbial diversity in biofilms recovered from endotracheal tubes using culture dependent and independent approaches
    Ilse Vandecandelaere
    Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Microbiology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e38401. 2012
    ..Clostridia, epsilon-Proteobacteria, Firmicutes, Fusobacteria and gamma-Proteobacteria)...
  41. ncbi Characterization of bacterial community in the stomach of yellow catfish (Pelteobagrus fulvidraco)
    Shangong Wu
    State Key Laboratory of Freshwater Ecology and Biotechnology, Institute of Hydrobiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Wuhan 430072, Hubei Province, People s Republic of China
    World J Microbiol Biotechnol 28:2165-74. 2012
    ..characteristic microbiota, where Firmicutes was dominant, followed by Proteobacteria and Bacteroidetes and Fusobacteria. This characterization of bacterial community is markedly different from that of the fish intestine, where ..
  42. pmc A bioinformatic strategy for the detection, classification and analysis of bacterial autotransporters
    Nermin Celik
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Monash University, Clayton, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e43245. 2012
    ..more than 1500 autotransporter sequences from diverse bacteria, including numerous species of Chlamydiales and Fusobacteria as well as all classes of Proteobacteria...
  43. ncbi Three cases of perioral dermatitis related to fusobacteria treated with β-lactam antibiotics
    Naoko Ishiguro
    Department of Dermatology, Tokyo Women s Medical University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Dermatolog Treat 25:507-9. 2014
    ..The oral tetracyclines, especially minocycline hydrochloride, are often used as an effective treatment for perioral dermatitis; however, they are sometimes difficult to use, especially in children, because of the side effects...
  44. pmc Diversity and succession of bacterial communities in the uterine fluid of postpartum metritic, endometritic and healthy dairy cows
    Thiago M A Santos
    Department of Population Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e53048. 2012
    ..bacterial consortia, regardless of the health status, is mainly composed of members of the phyla Bacteroidetes, Fusobacteria, Firmicutes, Proteobacteria, and Tenericutes...
  45. ncbi Functional genomic analyses of the gut microbiota for CRC screening
    Sergey R Konstantinov
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Gravendijkwal 230, NL3015 CE Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 10:741-5. 2013
    ..of several pathobionts-such as members of the different bacterial phyla Proteobacteria, Bacteroidetes and Fusobacteria-from the tumour microenvironment of patients with colorectal cancer (CRC) now provides a link between specific ..
  46. pmc Comparison of the bacterial composition and structure in symptomatic and asymptomatic endodontic infections associated with root-filled teeth using pyrosequencing
    Annette Carola Anderson
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e84960. 2013
    ..9%), Proteobacteria (26.1%), Actinobacteria (22.72%), Bacteroidetes (13.31%) and Fusobacteria (4.55%)...
  47. pmc Intestinal microbiota and species diversity of Campylobacter and Helicobacter spp. in migrating shorebirds in Delaware Bay
    Hodon Ryu
    National Risk Management Research Laboratory, U S Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 80:1838-47. 2014
    ..Of 3,889 16S rRNA clone sequences analyzed, the bacterial community was mostly composed of Bacilli (63.5%), Fusobacteria (12.7%), Epsilonproteobacteria (6.5%), and Clostridia (5.8%)...
  48. pmc Influence of fasting during moult on the faecal microbiota of penguins
    Meagan L Dewar
    School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    PLoS ONE 9:e99996. 2014
    ..In king penguins the abundance of Fusobacteria increases from 1.73% during early moult to 33.6% by late moult, whilst the abundance of Proteobacteria (35...
  49. ncbi Molecular analysis of the bacterial communities in the live Pacific oyster (Crassostrea gigas) and the influence of postharvest temperature on its structure
    J Fernandez-Piquer
    Australian Seafood Cooperative Research Centre and the Tasmanian Institute of Agriculture, University of Tasmania, Hobart, TAS, Australia
    J Appl Microbiol 112:1134-43. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effect of postharvest temperature on bacterial communities in live Pacific oysters (Crassostrea gigas) using nonculture-based methods...
  50. pmc Longitudinal assessment of pigtailed macaque lower genital tract microbiota by pyrosequencing reveals dissimilarity to the genital microbiota of healthy humans
    Gregory T Spear
    Department of Immunology Microbiology, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    AIDS Res Hum Retroviruses 28:1244-9. 2012
    ..Strikingly, the genera Sneathia and Fusobacterium, both in the phylum Fusobacteria, accounted for 18.9% and 13.3% of sequences while the next most frequent were Prevotella (5...
  51. ncbi Metagenomic analysis of stressed coral holobionts
    Rebecca Vega Thurber
    Department of Biology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA, USA
    Environ Microbiol 11:2148-63. 2009
    ..g. Cyanobacteria, Proteobacteria and the zooxanthellae Symbiodinium) to a community (e.g. Bacteriodetes, Fusobacteria and Fungi) of microbes often found on diseased corals. Additionally, low-abundance Vibrio spp...
  52. pmc The human oral microbiome
    Floyd E Dewhirst
    Department of Molecular Genetics, The Forsyth Institute, 245 First St, Cambridge, MA 02142, USA
    J Bacteriol 192:5002-17. 2010
    ..in 13 phyla, as follows: Actinobacteria, Bacteroidetes, Chlamydiae, Chloroflexi, Euryarchaeota, Firmicutes, Fusobacteria, Proteobacteria, Spirochaetes, SR1, Synergistetes, Tenericutes, and TM7...
  53. 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)...
  54. ncbi Phylogenetic analysis of 16S rRNA gene sequences reveals distal gut bacterial diversity in wild wolves (Canis lupus)
    Honghai Zhang
    College of Life Science, Qufu Normal University, Qufu, 273165, China
    Mol Biol Rep 37:4013-22. 2010
    ..9%), Proteobacteria (9.2%), Fusobacteria (9.2%) and Actinobacteria (4.6%). The majority of clones fell within the order Clostridiales (53.8% of OTUs)...
  55. ncbi Mini-review: Microbial coaggregation: ubiquity and implications for biofilm development
    S Katharios-Lanwermeyer
    a Department of Environmental Health Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Biofouling 30:1235-51. 2014
    ..different environments will be highlighted, including oral streptococci and oral bridging organisms such as fusobacteria, as well as the freshwater sphingomonads and acinetobacters...
  56. ncbi [A case of liver abscess caused by Fusobacterium nucleatum in a patient with recurrent periodontal diseases]
    Yong Hwan Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Eulji University College of Medicine, Eulji University Hospital, Daejeon, Korea
    Korean J Gastroenterol 57:42-6. 2011
    b>Fusobacteria are anaerobic gram-negative, non-spore forming bacilli found in normal flora of the oral cavity, urogenital tract, and gastrointestinal tract...
  57. ncbi Characterization of fecal microbial communities in patients with liver cirrhosis
    Yanfei Chen
    State Key Laboratory for Diagnosis and Treatment of Infectious Disease, The First Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, PR China
    Hepatology 54:562-72. 2011
    ..The proportion of phylum Bacteroidetes was significantly reduced (P=0.008), whereas Proteobacteria and Fusobacteria were highly enriched in the cirrhosis group (P=0.001 and 0.002, respectively). Enterobacteriaceae (P=0...
  58. ncbi Prokaryotic diversity of an active mud volcano in the Usu City of Xinjiang, China
    Hong Mei Yang
    Institute of Microbiology, Xinjiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China
    J Basic Microbiol 52:79-85. 2012
    ..The bacterial phylotypes were classified into three phyla (Proteobacteria, Actinobacteria, and Fusobacteria)...
  59. pmc Pyrosequencing of 16S rRNA gene amplicons to study the microbiota in the gastrointestinal tract of carp (Cyprinus carpio L.)
    Maartje Ahj van Kessel
    Department of Microbiology, IWWR, Radboud University Nijmegen, Heyendaalseweg 135, NL 6525 AJ Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    AMB Express 1:41. 2011
    ..The major group of obtained sequences belonged to the phylum Fusobacteria. Bacteroidetes, Planctomycetes and Gammaproteobacteria were other well represented groups of micro-organisms...
  60. ncbi Metagenomic analysis of the gastric microbiota cultivable from a patient with gastritis concomitant with Barrett's esophagus
    Andrés Julián Gutiérrez-Escobar
    Grupo de Investigación en Ciencias Biomédicas y Genética Humana Aplicada GIBGA Universidad de Ciencias Aplicadas y Ambientales Bogotá, Colombia
    Rev Gastroenterol Peru 34:229-35. 2014
    ..The phyla Bacteroidetes, Firmicutes, Fusobacteria and Proteobacteria, the genus Bacteroides and the species group Bacteroides fragilis were most abundant...
  61. ncbi Structural evidence for a constant c11 ring stoichiometry in the sodium F-ATP synthase
    Thomas Meier
    Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, Switzerland
    FEBS J 272:5474-83. 2005
    ..Our results are congruent with a stable c11 ring stoichiometry that seems to not be influenced by the expression level of subunit c in the bacteria...
  62. ncbi Culture-independent analysis of vaginal microflora: the unrecognized association of Atopobium vaginae with bacterial vaginosis
    Hans Verstraelen
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Microbiology and Immunology, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 191:1130-2. 2004
    ..Culture-independent analysis of vaginal microflora using 16S rDNA cloning and sequencing of total bacterial communities reveals the gram-positive Atopobium vaginae as a predominant species in disturbed vaginal flora...
  63. ncbi [An unusual case of hepatic abscess]
    I Jermini
    Medizinische Klinik, Stadtspital Triemli Zürich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 93:1781-4. 2004
    ..We report a case of a mixed anaerobic liver abscess including fusobacteria and actinomycetes, without apparent predisposing factor...
  64. ncbi [Highest level of division in classification of organisms. 3. Monodermata and Didermata]
    A I Shatalkin
    Zh Obshch Biol 65:195-210. 2004
    ..In other phyletic line the main groups were separated in the following order: (Thermotogae) --> (Clostridia, Fusobacteria) --> (Bacillae) --> (Actinobacteria)...
  65. pmc Activity of gatifloxacin compared to those of five other quinolones versus aerobic and anaerobic isolates from skin and soft tissue samples of human and animal bite wound infections
    E J Goldstein
    R M Alden Research Laboratory, Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 43:1475-9. 1999
    ..Eikenella corrodens, Neisseria weaveri, Weeksella zoohelcum, staphylococci, and streptococci. Fusobacteria were sometimes resistant. Gatifloxacin MICs at which 90% of the isolates were inhibited were 0...
  66. pmc Comparative in vitro activities of GAR-936 against aerobic and anaerobic animal and human bite wound pathogens
    E J Goldstein
    R M Alden Research Laboratory, Santa Monica UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 44:2747-51. 2000
    ..Porphyromonas spp., Bacteroides tectum, and Peptostreptococcus spp., with an MIC(90) of < or =0.25 microg/ml. Erythromycin- and moxifloxacin-resistant fusobacteria were susceptible to GAR-936, with an MIC(90) of 0.06 microg/ml.
  67. ncbi Fusobacterial brain abscess: a review of five cases and an analysis of possible pathogenesis
    Xiang Y Han
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurosurg 99:693-700. 2003
    ..The cases of five patients with fusobacterial brain abscess are presented. The authors discuss their attempt to determine the pathogenesis...
  68. ncbi Differences between intrafollicular microorganism profiles in perioral and seborrhoeic dermatitis
    H Takiwaki
    Department of Dermatology, The University of Tokushima School of Medicine, Tokushima, Japan
    Clin Exp Dermatol 28:531-4. 2003
    ..dermatitis and two normal subjects, 20-70% of sample hairs were positive for fusiform bacteria regarded as fusobacteria. Malassezia-positive hairs were rarely seen in these cases. Seborrhoeic dermatitis showed the opposite results...
  69. ncbi Investigation of an anaerobic microbial community associated with a corneal ulcer by denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis and 16S rDNA sequence analysis
    Claudia Schabereiter-Gurtner
    Institute of Microbiology and Genetics, University of Vienna, Dr Bohr Gasse 9, Austria
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 43:193-9. 2002
    ..were phylogenetically most closely related to the Cytophaga/Flavobacterium/Bacteroides phylum (eight clones), Fusobacteria (four clones), spirochetes (three clones) and to the low G+C Gram-positive bacteria (two clones)...
  70. ncbi Isolation of fusobacteria from the oral cavities of malnourished Nigerian children living in agricultural and herding villages
    W A Falkler
    Department of OCBS, School of Dentistry, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Oral Dis 6:103-5. 2000
    ..necrophorum was part of the oral flora of malnourished children with no noma lesions, a study of the fusobacteria present in the oral cavities of 30 children, 2-6 years of age in Sokoto State, was undertaken...
  71. ncbi Metabolism of octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-1,3,5,7-tetrazocine by Clostridium bifermentans strain HAW-1 and several other H2-producing fermentative anaerobic bacteria
    Jian Shen Zhao
    Biotechnology Research Institute, National Research Council of Canada, 6100 Royalmount Avenue, Montreal, Que, Canada H4P 2R2
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 237:65-72. 2004
    Several H2-producing fermentative anaerobic bacteria including Clostridium, Klebsiella and Fusobacteria degraded octahydro-1,3,5,7-tetranitro-1,3,5,7-tetrazocine (HMX) (36 microM) to formaldehyde (HCHO) and nitrous oxide (N2O) with rates ..
  72. pmc Newly cultured bacteria with broad diversity isolated from eight-week continuous culture enrichments of cow feces on complex polysaccharides
    Cherie J Ziemer
    USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Laboratory for Agriculture and the Environment, Ames, Iowa, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 80:574-85. 2014
    ..9%), Bacteroidetes (30.9%), Proteobacteria (11.1%), Actinobacteria (3.5%), Synergistetes (1.5%), and Fusobacteria (1.1%). The majority of bacterial isolates had <98...
  73. doi Laboratory maintenance of fusobacteria
    Yiping W Han
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Curr Protoc Microbiol . 2006
    This unit describes routine laboratory handling of fusobacteria. Different media that can be used to grow or enrich Fusobacterium nucleatum and other species of this genus are described...
  74. ncbi Succinate accumulation in pig large intestine during antibiotic-associated diarrhea and the constitution of succinate-producing flora
    Takamitsu Tsukahara
    Laboratory of Animal Science, Kyoto Prefectural University, Japan
    J Gen Appl Microbiol 48:143-54. 2002
    ..In contrast to antibiotic-associated diarrhea pigs, bacteria belonging to Bacteroidaceae, Fusobacteria, and Enterobacteriaceae were detected as succinate producers in a non-treated pig...
  75. ncbi Retroids in archaea: phylogeny and lateral origins
    Joshua S Rest
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Mol Biol Evol 20:1134-42. 2003
    ..phylogenetic analysis also identifies several novel retrons from GenBank in the bacterial groups Firmicutes, Fusobacteria, Cyanobacteria and beta-Proteobacteria, as well as in M. acetivorans...
  76. ncbi Recent concepts in plaque formation
    J P Bernimoulin
    Department of Periodontology and Synoptic Dentistry, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 30:7-9. 2003
    ..be active against a wide range of Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacterial species, including streptococci and fusobacteria. Ideally, an effective agent would also penetrate the plaque biofilm...
  77. pmc Post-weaning diet affects faecal microbial composition but not selected adipose gene expression in the cat (Felis catus)
    Emma N Bermingham
    Food Nutrition and Health, AgResearch Grasslands, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 8:e80992. 2013
    ..8% vs 0.2% of total reads), and decreased (P<0.05) abundance of Fusobacteria (1.6% vs 18...
  78. pmc Culture-independent characterization of the digestive-tract microbiota of the medicinal leech reveals a tripartite symbiosis
    Paul L Worthen
    Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Connecticut, 91 N Eagleville Rd, Unit 3125, Storrs, CT 06269 3125, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:4775-81. 2006
    ..and additional symbionts were detected, including members of the alpha-, gamma-, and delta-Proteobacteria, Fusobacteria, Firmicutes, and Bacteroidetes. The relative abundances of the clones suggested that A...
  79. ncbi Microbial community changes in hydraulic fracturing fluids and produced water from shale gas extraction
    Arvind Murali Mohan
    National Energy Technology Laboratory, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15236, United States
    Environ Sci Technol 47:13141-50. 2013
    ..affiliated with the classes Clostridia, Bacilli, Gammaproteobacteria, Epsilonproteobacteria, Bacteroidia, and Fusobacteria. Produced water collected at the last time point (day 187) consisted almost entirely of sequences similar to ..
  80. pmc Fecal microbiota and metabolome of children with autism and pervasive developmental disorder not otherwise specified
    Maria de Angelis
    Department of Soil, Plant and Food Sciences, University of Bari Aldo Moro, Bari, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e76993. 2013
    ..The main bacterial phyla (Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, Fusobacteria and Verrucomicrobia) significantly (P<0.05) changed among the three groups of children...
  81. ncbi Activity of linezolid against anaerobic bacteria
    Josette Behra-Miellet
    Faculte de Pharmacie, University of Lille II, 3 rue du Professeur Laguesse, BP83, 59006 Lille Cedex, France
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 22:28-34. 2003
    ..LZD MIC(50) was 4 mg/l for prevotella and 1 mg/l for fusobacteria. LZD MICs were <1 mg/l for porphyromonas and veillonellae and </=4 mg/l for all Gram-positive anaerobes...
  82. ncbi Evaluation of the in vitro activity of ertapenem and nine other comparator agents against 337 anaerobic bacteria
    J Behra-Miellet
    Faculte de Pharmacie, 3 rue du Professeur Laguesse, BP83, 59006 Lille Cedex, France
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 28:25-35. 2006
    ..5, 0.25, 0.06 and <or=0.03mg/L for the Bacteroides fragilis group, Prevotella spp., fusobacteria and Gram-positive cocci, respectively. Overall resistance rates were 2.1%, 51.3%, 2.4%, 1.2%, 1.5%, 7.1%, 0...
  83. ncbi Age-related differences revealed in Australian fur seal Arctocephalus pusillus doriferus gut microbiota
    Stuart C Smith
    School of Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia Molecular and Medical Research, Deakin University, Burwood, Vic, Australia
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 86:246-55. 2013
    ..in the composition of Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, Actinobacteria, Proteobacteria, Verrucomicrobia and Fusobacteria at all ages...
  84. ncbi Current state of knowledge: the canine gastrointestinal microbiome
    Seema Hooda
    Department of Animal Sciences, University of Illinois, 1207 West Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL 61801, USA
    Anim Health Res Rev 13:78-88. 2012
    ..Predominant phyla include Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, Fusobacteria, Proteobacteria, and Actinobacteria...
  85. ncbi Characterization of cecal microbiota of the emu (Dromaius novaehollandiae)
    Darin C Bennett
    Avian Research Centre, Faculty of Land and Food Systems, University of British Columbia, 2357 Main Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada
    Vet Microbiol 166:304-10. 2013
    ..bacterial phyla were Bacteroidetes (≈ 57% of total classified diversity), Proteobacteria (≈ 24%), Fusobacteria (≈ 11.3%), and Firmicutes (≈ 7%)...
  86. ncbi Summary of: Oral health, dental prophylaxis and catheter related bloodstream infections in home parenteral nutrition patients: results of a UK survey and cohort study
    D Wray
    Belfast School of Dentistry Northern Ireland
    Br Dent J 212:86-7. 2012
    ..Clinical guideline 64 is widely recognised and observed. There is a lack of consistent guidance for other patient groups viewed at risk from procedural bacteraemia...
  87. pmc Fusobacterium nucleatum infection is prevalent in human colorectal carcinoma
    Mauro Castellarin
    BC Cancer Agency, Michael Smith Genome Sciences Centre, Vancouver, British Columbia V5Z 1L3, Canada
    Genome Res 22:299-306. 2012
    ..b>Fusobacteria are rare constituents of the fecal microbiota, but have been cultured previously from biopsies of inflamed gut ..
  88. pmc Structural study on the architecture of the bacterial ATP synthase Fo motor
    Jonna K Hakulinen
    Department of Structural Biology, Max Planck Institute of Biophysics, 60438 Frankfurt Main, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:E2050-6. 2012
    ..The location and distances of the stator helices impose spatial restrictions on the bacterial F(o) complex...
  89. pmc Immune status, antibiotic medication and pH are associated with changes in the stomach fluid microbiota
    Erik C von Rosenvinge
    Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    ISME J 7:1354-66. 2013
    ..stomach fluid samples are dominated by the phyla Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, Actinobacteria, Proteobacteria and Fusobacteria (>99% of sequence reads), the transcriptionally active microbiota shows significant reduction in ..
  90. pmc Comparison of the fecal microbiota of healthy horses and horses with colitis by high throughput sequencing of the V3-V5 region of the 16S rRNA gene
    Marcio C Costa
    Department of Pathobiology, Ontario Veterinary College, University of Guelph, Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 7:e41484. 2012
    ..higher relative abundance of Actinobacteria and Spirochaetes while horses with colitis had significantly more Fusobacteria. Members of the Clostridia class were more abundant in healthy horses...
  91. pmc The relation between oral Candida load and bacterial microbiome profiles in Dutch older adults
    Eefje A Kraneveld
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e42770. 2012
    ..001). Increase in the Candida load correlated positively with class Bacilli, and negatively with class Fusobacteria, Flavobacteria, and Bacteroidia...
  92. ncbi Broad diversity and newly cultured bacterial isolates from enrichment of pig feces on complex polysaccharides
    Cherie J Ziemer
    USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Laboratory for Agriculture and the Environment, Ames, IA 50010, USA
    Microb Ecol 66:448-61. 2013
    ..phyla were represented in the bacterial isolates: Firmicutes (242), Bacteroidetes (185), Proteobacteria (65), Fusobacteria (55), Actinobacteria (23), and Synergistetes (5)...
  93. pmc Interspecific variations in the gastrointestinal microbiota in penguins
    Meagan L Dewar
    School of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences, Deakin University, Burwood, Australia
    Microbiologyopen 2:195-204. 2013
    ..A total of 13 phyla were identified with Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, Proteobacteria, and Fusobacteria dominating the composition; however, there were major differences in the relative abundance of the phyla...
  94. pmc The lung microbiome in moderate and severe chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    Alexa A Pragman
    Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    PLoS ONE 7:e47305. 2012
    ..However, samples did cluster based on the use of inhaled corticosteroids and inhaled bronchodilators. Metastats analyses demonstrated an increased abundance of several oral bacteria in COPD samples...
  95. ncbi Faecal microbiota in lean and obese dogs
    Stefanie Handl
    Institute of Animal Nutrition and Functional Plant Compounds, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 84:332-43. 2013
    ..Firmicutes, Fusobacteria and Actinobacteria were the predominant bacterial phyla...
  96. ncbi Beta-lactam resistance in anaerobic bacteria: a review
    M Hedberg
    Department of Immunology, Microbiology, Pathology and Infectious Diseases, Huddinge University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Chemother 8:3-16. 1996
    ..Beta-lactam resistance and beta-lactamase production have also been detected in some species of clostridia, fusobacteria, Prevotella, Porphyromonas and in some other anaerobic bacteria.
  97. ncbi Severe Fusobacteria infections (Lemierre syndrome) in two boys
    Lars Klinge
    Department of Paediatrics and Paediatric Nephrology, University Children s Hospital Essen, Hufelandstrasse 55, 45122 Essen, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 161:616-8. 2002
    ..Belonging to the resident flora of the oropharyngeal region, Fusobacteria are known to cause local infections; from here they may extend to other sites via the bloodstream or are ..
  98. ncbi Limited selection of sodium channel blocking toxin-producing bacteria from paralytic shellfish toxin-contaminated mussels (Aulacomya ater)
    Monica Vasquez
    Laboratorio de Biotecnologia, INTA Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Res Microbiol 153:333-8. 2002
    ..clustered with species of the y-Proteobacteria subclass, the Cytophaga-Flexibacter-Bacteroides (CFB), the Fusobacteria and the Firmicutes phyla...
  99. ncbi Bacteria in bovine semen can increase sperm DNA fragmentation rates: a kinetic experimental approach
    C González-Marín
    Unidad de Genetica, Departamento de Biologia, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, C Darwin no 2, 28049 Madrid, Spain
    Anim Reprod Sci 123:139-48. 2011
    ..Different species within the phyla Bacteroidetes, Firmicutes, Proteobacteria, Cyanobacteria, Fusobacteria and Actinobacteria were identified...
  100. ncbi The in-vitro activity of roxithromycin, a new macrolide antibiotic, in comparison with that of erythromycin
    A King
    Microbiology Department, United Medical School of Guy s Hospital, London, England
    Drugs Exp Clin Res 13:563-6. 1987
    ..Most anaerobic bacteria were sensitive although Bacteroides fragilis, fusobacteria and some strains of some clostridial species were moderately resistant...
  101. ncbi Companion animals symposium: microbes and gastrointestinal health of dogs and cats
    J S Suchodolski
    Gastrointestinal Laboratory, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 4474, USA
    J Anim Sci 89:1520-30. 2011
    ..More than 10 bacterial phyla have been identified, with Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, Proteobacteria, Fusobacteria, and Actinobacteria constituting more than 99% of all gut microbiota...

Research Grants13

  1. Structure and Mechanism of SAM-responsive Riboswitches
    Robert T Batey; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..In a broad spectrum of bacteria, particularly Firmicutes and Fusobacteria, central metabolic pathways including purine, amino acid, and cofactor biosynthesis and transport are regulated ..
  2. Low pH-mediated membrane biosynthesis in S. mutans.
    Robert G Quivey; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The FabM enzyme is presently identified in only 3 bacterial genera: the Streptococci. Staphylococci, and Fusobacteria. Thus, knowledge about the role of the enzyme in S. mutans will shed light on other important human pathogens...
  3. The effect of the penile microbiome on BV, GUD, and genital epithelial trauma
    SUPRIYA DINESH MEHTA; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Among men in our trial in Kenya, Fusobacteria and Sneathia had 6-fold greater odds of recovery from non-herpetic GUD compared to herpetic GUD...
  4. MICROBIOLOGIC STUDIES OF HUMAN ORAL STREPTOCOCCI
    JOSEPH DIRIENZO; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Nucleatum. Microscopic studies have shown that the binding of S. crista to the fusobacteria occurs through hair-like processes, called fimbriae, are the adhesins that mediate corncob formation...
  5. ANTI-HIV-1 ACTIVITY OF MANNAN-BINDING LECTIN
    Gregory Spear; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..3. Utilize inhibitors of glycosylation to enhance biological effects of MBL. Exarnine the interaction of MBL with anti-viral antibodies in mediating anti-viral effects. Deterrnine the interaction of HIV-1 with MBL in vivo. ..
  6. 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. ..
  7. Bacterial flora in normal esophagus & reflux disorders
    Zhiheng Pei; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..ii) While GERD initially results from chemical damage, bacterial overgrowth may promote intestinal metaplasia of the esophagus. The proposed study allows qualitative and quantitative examination of this hypothesis. ..
  8. CULTIVABLE & UNCULTIVABLE PERIODONTAL SPIROCHETES
    Floyd Dewhirst; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. 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]..
  10. Etiology & pathogenesis of chronic tonsillar hypertrophy
    Zhiheng Pei; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Later, we will develop a simple ELISA capable of screening a large number of patients for tonsillar antibodies to the MC-species. Addressing the three aims will provide evidence to examine the hypothesis of a bacterial etiology of CTH. ..
  11. 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. ..
  12. Microbial Markers for Periodontal Disease in Children
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....