brevibacterium

Summary

Summary: A gram-positive organism found in dairy products, fresh and salt water, marine organisms, insects, and decaying organic matter.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Optimization of ectoine synthesis through fed-batch fermentation of Brevibacterium epidermis
    Annelies E Onraedt
    Laboratory of Industrial Microbiology and Biocatalysis, Department of Biochemical and Microbial Technology, Ghent University, Coupure Links 653, Ghent, Belgium
    Biotechnol Prog 21:1206-12. 2005
  2. pmc Evidence for distinct L-methionine catabolic pathways in the yeast Geotrichum candidum and the bacterium Brevibacterium linens
    Kenza Arfi
    INRA, Unité Mixte de Recherches Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, CBAI, 78850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:2155-62. 2006
  3. ncbi Microbiological and biochemical aspects of Camembert-type cheeses depend on atmospheric composition in the ripening chamber
    M N Leclercq-Perlat
    Unité Mixte de Recherche Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique INRA, F 78 850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Sci 89:3260-73. 2006
  4. ncbi Assignment of Brevibacterium stationis (ZoBell and Upham 1944) Breed 1953 to the genus Corynebacterium, as Corynebacterium stationis comb. nov., and emended description of the genus Corynebacterium to include isolates that can alkalinize citrate
    Kathryn A Bernard
    Special Bacteriology Section, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, MB R3E3R2, Canada
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:874-9. 2010
  5. ncbi The cell division genes ftsQ and ftsZ, but not the three downstream open reading frames YFIH, ORF5 and ORF6, are essential for growth and viability in Brevibacterium lactofermentum ATCC 13869
    M P Honrubia
    , , , , Spain
    Mol Genet Genomics 265:1022-30. 2001
  6. ncbi Brevibacterium album sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium isolated from a saline soil in China
    Shu Kun Tang
    The Key Laboratory for Microbial Resources of the Ministry of Education, PR China
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:574-7. 2008
  7. pmc Construction of a xylanase-producing strain of Brevibacterium lactofermentum by stable integration of an engineered xysA gene from Streptomyces halstedii JM8
    S A Adham
    , , , , , Spain
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:5425-30. 2001
  8. ncbi Oxygen access to the active site of cholesterol oxidase through a narrow channel is gated by an Arg-Glu pair
    R Coulombe
    , McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, McGill University, , , Canada
    J Biol Chem 276:30435-41. 2001
  9. ncbi Interrelation between synthesis and uptake of ectoine for the growth of the halotolerant Brevibacterium species JCM 6894 at high osmolarity
    S Nagata
    Research Institute for Marine Cargo Transportation, Kobe University of Mercantile Marine, Japan
    Microbios 104:7-15. 2001
  10. ncbi Genomic organization of the biotin biosynthetic genes of coryneform bacteria: cloning and sequencing of the bioA-bioD genes from Brevibacterium flavum
    K Hatakeyama
    Tsukuba Research Center, Mitsubishi Petrochemical Co Ltd, Ibaraki, Japan
    DNA Seq 4:177-84. 1993

Research Grants

  1. STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY OF DIOXYGENASES
    Douglas Ohlendorf; Fiscal Year: 2002
  2. STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY OF DIOXYGENASES
    Douglas Ohlendorf; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY OF DIOXYGENASES
    Douglas Ohlendorf; Fiscal Year: 2001
  4. STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY OF DIOXYGENASES
    Douglas Ohlendorf; Fiscal Year: 2000
  5. STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF ALLYLIC REARRANGEMENT ENZYMES
    JOHN SCHWAB; Fiscal Year: 1991
  6. COST-EFFICIENT PREPARATION OF L-AROGENATE
    Randy Fischer; Fiscal Year: 1991
  7. COST-EFFICIENT PREPARATION OF L-AROGENATE
    Randy Fischer; Fiscal Year: 1993
  8. Mtb-Catalyzed Cholesterol Oxidation as Virulence Factor
    Nicole Sampson; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. Acquisition of a MALDI-TOF Spectrometer
    Nicole Sampson; Fiscal Year: 2005
  10. Enzyme Mis-Metallation, Consequences and Opportunities
    Anne Frances Miller; Fiscal Year: 2009

Detail Information

Publications179 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Optimization of ectoine synthesis through fed-batch fermentation of Brevibacterium epidermis
    Annelies E Onraedt
    Laboratory of Industrial Microbiology and Biocatalysis, Department of Biochemical and Microbial Technology, Ghent University, Coupure Links 653, Ghent, Belgium
    Biotechnol Prog 21:1206-12. 2005
    A production process for ectoine has been developed, using Brevibacterium epidermis DSM20659 as the producer strain. First, the optimal conditions for intracellular synthesis of ectoine were determined...
  2. pmc Evidence for distinct L-methionine catabolic pathways in the yeast Geotrichum candidum and the bacterium Brevibacterium linens
    Kenza Arfi
    INRA, Unité Mixte de Recherches Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, CBAI, 78850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:2155-62. 2006
    ..L-methionine degradation intermediates and end products in the yeast Geotrichum candidum and in the bacterium Brevibacterium linens, both of which are present in the surface flora of certain soft cheeses and contribute to the ripening ..
  3. ncbi Microbiological and biochemical aspects of Camembert-type cheeses depend on atmospheric composition in the ripening chamber
    M N Leclercq-Perlat
    Unité Mixte de Recherche Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique INRA, F 78 850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Sci 89:3260-73. 2006
    ..from pasteurized milk seeded with Kluyveromyces lactis, Geotrichum candidum, Penicillium camemberti, and Brevibacterium aurantiacum...
  4. ncbi Assignment of Brevibacterium stationis (ZoBell and Upham 1944) Breed 1953 to the genus Corynebacterium, as Corynebacterium stationis comb. nov., and emended description of the genus Corynebacterium to include isolates that can alkalinize citrate
    Kathryn A Bernard
    Special Bacteriology Section, National Microbiology Laboratory, Public Health Agency of Canada, Winnipeg, MB R3E3R2, Canada
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:874-9. 2010
    b>Brevibacterium stationis ATCC 14403(T), Corynebacterium ammoniagenes ATCC 6872 and two clinical isolates were found to form a single taxon group consistent with the genus Corynebacterium, designated here as Corynebacterium stationis comb...
  5. ncbi The cell division genes ftsQ and ftsZ, but not the three downstream open reading frames YFIH, ORF5 and ORF6, are essential for growth and viability in Brevibacterium lactofermentum ATCC 13869
    M P Honrubia
    , , , , Spain
    Mol Genet Genomics 265:1022-30. 2001
    The three ORFs (YFIH, ORF5 and ORF6) located downstream of the cell division genes ftsQ and ftsZ in Brevibacterium lactofermentum were disrupted by single homologous recombination events between internal fragments of the corresponding ..
  6. ncbi Brevibacterium album sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium isolated from a saline soil in China
    Shu Kun Tang
    The Key Laboratory for Microbial Resources of the Ministry of Education, PR China
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 58:574-7. 2008
    ..All of these chemotaxonomic data assigned the new isolate YIM 90718(T) consistently to the genus Brevibacterium. Phylogenetic analysis based on 16S rRNA gene sequences revealed that strain YIM 90718(T) formed a distinct ..
  7. pmc Construction of a xylanase-producing strain of Brevibacterium lactofermentum by stable integration of an engineered xysA gene from Streptomyces halstedii JM8
    S A Adham
    , , , , , Spain
    Appl Environ Microbiol 67:5425-30. 2001
    A xylanolytic strain of Brevibacterium lactofermentum containing the Streptomyces halstedii His-tagged xysA gene was generated. The new strain contains DNA derived from S...
  8. ncbi Oxygen access to the active site of cholesterol oxidase through a narrow channel is gated by an Arg-Glu pair
    R Coulombe
    , McIntyre Medical Sciences Building, McGill University, , , Canada
    J Biol Chem 276:30435-41. 2001
    ..The x-ray structure of the enzyme from Brevibacterium sterolicum containing covalently bound FAD has been determined and refined to 1.7-A resolution...
  9. ncbi Interrelation between synthesis and uptake of ectoine for the growth of the halotolerant Brevibacterium species JCM 6894 at high osmolarity
    S Nagata
    Research Institute for Marine Cargo Transportation, Kobe University of Mercantile Marine, Japan
    Microbios 104:7-15. 2001
    The growth of a halotolerant Brevibacterium sp. JCM 6894 was examined in the presence of compatible solutes such as glycine betaine, ectoine (2-methyl-4-carboxy-3,4,5,6-tetrahydropyrimidine) and ectoine derivatives...
  10. ncbi Genomic organization of the biotin biosynthetic genes of coryneform bacteria: cloning and sequencing of the bioA-bioD genes from Brevibacterium flavum
    K Hatakeyama
    Tsukuba Research Center, Mitsubishi Petrochemical Co Ltd, Ibaraki, Japan
    DNA Seq 4:177-84. 1993
    Three coryneform bacteria, Brevibacterium flavum, Brevibacterium lactofermentum and Corynebacterium glutamicum have been shown to be able to convert 7-keto-8-aminopelargonic acid to biotin through a biotin synthetic pathway identical to ..
  11. ncbi Streptomyces lividans and Brevibacterium lactofermentum as heterologous hosts for the production of X22 xylanase from Aspergillus nidulans
    M Diaz
    Instituto de Microbiología Bioquímica Departamento de Microbiología y Genética, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas Universidad de Salamanca, Edificio Departamental, Campus Miguel de Unamuno, 37007, Salamanca, Spain
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 65:401-6. 2004
    ..xylanase X22 has been cloned and expressed in two heterologous bacterial hosts: Streptomyces lividans and Brevibacterium lactofermentum...
  12. ncbi Analysis of the biotin biosynthesis pathway in coryneform bacteria: cloning and sequencing of the bioB gene from Brevibacterium flavum
    K Hatakeyama
    Tsukuba Research Center, Mitsubishi Petrochemical Co, Ltd, Inashiki, Ibaraki, Japan
    DNA Seq 4:87-93. 1993
    The biotin biosynthetic pathway of three coryneform bacteria, Brevibacterium flavum, Brevibacterium lactofermentum, and Corynebacterium glutamicum were analysed by cross-feeding experiments using several Escherichia coli biotin-requiring ..
  13. pmc Identification of a novel Brevibacterium species isolated from humans and description of Brevibacterium sanguinis sp. nov
    Georges Wauters
    University of Louvain, Microbiology Unit, UCL 5490, av Hippocrate 54, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 42:2829-32. 2004
    Six coryneforms isolated from blood and dialysate fluid were phenotypically similar to Brevibacterium casei, but 16S rRNA gene sequencing and DNA-DNA hybridization indicate that they belong to a new species for which the name ..
  14. ncbi Pericardial infection caused by Brevibacterium casei
    J P Cannon
    Clin Microbiol Infect 11:164-5. 2005
  15. ncbi Cloning and transcriptional characterization of two sigma factor genes, sigA and sigB, from Brevibacterium flavum
    N Halgasova
    Institute of Molecular Biology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    Curr Microbiol 43:249-54. 2001
    ..sigma factor gene hrdB of Streptomyces aureofaciens, we identified two sigma70-like genes in a library of Brevibacterium flavum...
  16. ncbi Central venous catheter infection with Brevibacterium sp. in an immunocompetent woman: case report and review of the literature
    S Ulrich
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Zurich, Ramistrasse 100, 8091 Zurich, Switzerland
    Infection 34:103-6. 2006
    b>Brevibacterium spp. were considered apathogenic until a few reports of infections in immunocompromised patients were published...
  17. ncbi Efficient utilization of ectoine by halophilic Brevibacterium species and Escherichia coli subjected to osmotic downshock
    Shinichi Nagata
    Environmental Biochemistry Group, Research Center for Inland Seas, Kobe University, 5 1 1 Fukae, Higashinada ku, Kobe 658 0022, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 99:61-7. 2005
    ..The halophilic Brevibacterium sp. JCM 6894 and B...
  18. ncbi 6-Hydroxymethyl-1-phenazine-carboxamide and 1,6-phenazinedimethanol from a marine bacterium, Brevibacterium sp. KMD 003, associated with marine purple vase sponge
    Eun Ju Choi
    Natural Products Research Center, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Gangneung, Gangwon Do, Korea
    J Antibiot (Tokyo) 62:621-4. 2009
    Two new antibacterial phenazines were isolated from the culture broth of Brevibacterium sp. KMD 003 obtained from a marine purple vase sponge of the genus Callyspongia, collected in Kyeongpo, Gangwondo, Korea...
  19. doi Brevibacterium pityocampae sp. nov., isolated from caterpillars of Thaumetopoea pityocampa (Lepidoptera, Thaumetopoeidae)
    Hatice Kati
    Giresun University, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Biology, Giresun, Turkey
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:312-6. 2010
    ..The isolate was assigned to the genus Brevibacterium on the basis of a polyphasic taxonomic study, including morphological and biochemical characteristics, 16S ..
  20. ncbi Ectoine accumulation in Brevibacterium epidermis
    Annelies Onraedt
    Department of Biochemical and Microbial Technology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Biotechnol Lett 26:1481-5. 2004
    As a halotolerant bacterial species, Brevibacterium epidermis DSM 20659 can grow at relatively high salinity, tolerating up to 2 M NaCl...
  21. pmc Brevibacterium casei as a cause of brain abscess in an immunocompetent patient
    V Anil Kumar
    Department of Microbiology, Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Ponekkara, Kochi, Kerala 682041, India
    J Clin Microbiol 49:4374-6. 2011
    Coryneform bacteria belonging to the genus Brevibacterium have emerged as opportunistic pathogens...
  22. doi Native aortic valve endocarditis caused by Brevibacterium epidermidis in an immunocompetent patient
    Christos M Manetos
    Department of Cardiology, Asklepeion General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Am J Med Sci 342:257-8. 2011
    Although Brevibacterium species used to be considered as nonpathogenic microorganisms until recently, it seems that they can cause a wide variety of clinical diseases by acting mostly as opportunistic pathogens...
  23. pmc Global regulation of the response to sulfur availability in the cheese-related bacterium Brevibacterium aurantiacum
    Marie Pierre Forquin
    INRA AgroParis Tech, UMR 782 Genie et Microbiologie des Procedes Alimentaires, Centre de Biotechnologies Agro Industrielles, 78850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:1449-59. 2011
    ..analyses to obtain a global view of the sulfur metabolic network and of the response to sulfur availability in Brevibacterium aurantiacum. In agreement with the growth of B...
  24. ncbi Gulosibacter molinativorax gen. nov., sp. nov., a molinate-degrading bacterium, and classification of 'Brevibacterium helvolum' DSM 20419 as Pseudoclavibacter helvolus gen. nov., sp. nov
    Célia M Manaia
    Escola Superior de Biotecnologia, Universidade Catolica Portuguesa, 4200 072 Porto, Portugal
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:783-9. 2004
    ..showing the highest 16S rDNA similarity ( approximately 95 %) to members of the genus Curtobacterium and 'Brevibacterium helvolum' DSM 20419 (=ATCC 13715)...
  25. ncbi Identification, characterization, and chromosomal organization of the ftsZ gene from Brevibacterium lactofermentum
    M P Honrubia
    Departamento de Ecologia, Genética y Microbiología, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de Leon, Spain
    Mol Gen Genet 259:97-104. 1998
    The ftsZ gene was cloned from the chromosomal DNA of Brevibacterium lactofermentum by the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) using two oligonucleotides designed from two conserved regions found in most of the previously cloned and sequenced ..
  26. doi Optimization and characterization of a new lipopeptide biosurfactant produced by marine Brevibacterium aureum MSA13 in solid state culture
    G Seghal Kiran
    School of Life Sciences, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli 620024, India
    Bioresour Technol 101:2389-96. 2010
    The biosurfactant production of a marine actinobacterium Brevibacterium aureum MSA13 was optimized using industrial and agro-industrial solid waste residues as substrates in solid state culture (SSC)...
  27. ncbi Biofilm disruption potential of a glycolipid biosurfactant from marine Brevibacterium casei
    George Seghal Kiran
    Department of Microbiology, School of Life Sciences, Bharathidasan University, Tiruchirappalli, India
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 59:432-8. 2010
    The antibiofilm activity of a glycolipid biosurfactant isolated from the marine actinobacterium Brevibacterium casei MSA19 was evaluated against pathogenic biofilms in vitro. The isolate B...
  28. ncbi Industrial importance of the genus Brevibacterium
    Annelies Onraedt
    Department of Biochemical and Microbial Technology, Faculty of Bioscience Engineering, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Biotechnol Lett 27:527-33. 2005
    The genus Brevibacterium has long been difficult for taxonomists to classify due to its close morphological similarity to other genera. Since it was proposed in 1953, the genus has often been redefined...
  29. pmc Identification and functional analysis of the gene encoding methionine-gamma-lyase in Brevibacterium linens
    Felix Amarita
    Unité Mixte de Recherches Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Thiverval Grignon, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:7348-54. 2004
    ..The mgl gene encoding MGL was cloned from the type strain Brevibacterium linens ATCC 9175 known to produce copious amounts of MTL and related VSCs...
  30. ncbi Cholesterol oxidase from Brevibacterium sterolicum. The relationship between covalent flavinylation and redox properties
    L Motteran
    Department of Structural Biology, University of Insubria, Via J.H. Dunant 3, 21100 Varese, Italy
    J Biol Chem 276:18024-30. 2001
    b>Brevibacterium sterolicum possesses two forms of cholesterol oxidase, one containing noncovalently bound FAD, the second containing a FAD covalently linked to His(69) of the protein backbone...
  31. ncbi The color of Brevibacterium linens depends on the yeast used for cheese deacidification
    M N Leclercq-Perlat
    Unite Mixte de Recherche Génie et de Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Sci 87:1536-44. 2004
    The color of smear cheeses (Muenster) is traditionally thought to be due to the bacterial flora, e.g., Brevibacterium linens. This study was carried out to evaluate indirect effects of yeast on the color of B. linens...
  32. ncbi Dissecting the structural determinants of the stability of cholesterol oxidase containing covalently bound flavin
    Laura Caldinelli
    Department of Biotechnology and Molecular Sciences, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    J Biol Chem 280:22572-81. 2005
    Cholesterol oxidase from Brevibacterium sterolicum is a monomeric flavoenzyme catalyzing the oxidation and isomerization of cholesterol to cholest-4-en-3-one...
  33. ncbi Purification and properties of a new Brevibacterium sterolicum cholesterol oxidase produced by E. coli MM294/pnH10
    Kinya Fujishiro
    Research and Development Section, Kyowa Medex Co, Ltd, Sumitomo Irifune Building, 2 1 1 Irifune, Chuo Ku, Tokyo 104 0042, Japan
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 215:243-8. 2002
    A gene encoding a cholesterol oxidase from Brevibacterium sterolicum nov. sp. ATCC21387 was isolated by an expression cloning method and highly expressed by a recombinant strain Escherichia coli MM294/pnH10...
  34. ncbi Intraspecific diversity of Brevibacterium linens, Corynebacterium glutamicum and Rhodococcus erythropolis based on partial 16S rDNA sequence analysis and Fourier-transform infrared (FT-IR) spectroscopy
    Helene Oberreuter
    Microbial Ecology Group, Department of Biosciences, Technical University of Munich, Weihenstephaner Berg 3, D 85350 Freising Weihenstephan, Germany
    Microbiology 148:1523-32. 2002
    The intraspecific diversity of 31 strains of Brevibacterium linens, 27 strains of Corynebacterium glutamicum and 29 strains of Rhodococcus erythropolis was determined by partial 16S rDNA sequence analysis and Fourier-transform infrared (..
  35. ncbi Involvement of DivIVA in the morphology of the rod-shaped actinomycete Brevibacterium lactofermentum
    Angelina Ramos
    Departamento de Ecologia, Genética y Microbiología, Area de Microbiologia, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de Leon, 24071 Leon, Spain
    Microbiology 149:3531-42. 2003
    In Brevibacterium lactofermentum, as in many Gram-positive bacteria, a divIVA gene is located downstream from the dcw cluster of cell-division- and cell-wall-related genes...
  36. pmc A gene encoding arginyl-tRNA synthetase is located in the upstream region of the lysA gene in Brevibacterium lactofermentum: regulation of argS-lysA cluster expression by arginine
    J A Oguiza
    Area of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Leon, Spain
    J Bacteriol 175:7356-62. 1993
    The Brevibacterium lactofermentum argS gene, which encodes an arginyl-tRNA synthetase, was identified in the upstream region of the lysA gene. The cloned gene was sequenced; it encodes a 550-amino-acid protein with an M(r) of 59,797...
  37. ncbi Growth stimulation of Brevibacterium sp. by siderophores
    W H Noordman
    NIZO Food Research, Ede, The Netherlands
    J Appl Microbiol 101:637-46. 2006
    To assess which types of siderophores are typically produced by Brevibacterium and how siderophore production and utilization traits are distributed within this genus.
  38. pmc Molecular cloning, DNA sequence analysis, and characterization of the Corynebacterium diphtheriae dtxR homolog from Brevibacterium lactofermentum
    J A Oguiza
    Area of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Leon, Spain
    J Bacteriol 177:465-7. 1995
    A homolog of the Corynebacterium diphtheriae dtxR gene was isolated from Brevibacterium lactofermentum. The product of the B...
  39. pmc Structural and kinetic analyses of the H121A mutant of cholesterol oxidase
    Louis Lim
    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Sinsheimer Laboratory, University of California at Santa Cruz, 1156 High Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95064, USA
    Biochem J 400:13-22. 2006
    ..The enzyme from Brevibacterium sterolicum contains the FAD cofactor covalently bound to His121...
  40. pmc Growth characteristics of Brevibacterium, Corynebacterium, Microbacterium, and Staphylococcus spp. isolated from surface-ripened cheese
    Jerome Mounier
    Moorepark Food Research Centre, Teagasc, Moorepark, Fermoy, Co Cork, Ireland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:7732-9. 2007
    The growth characteristics of five bacteria, Brevibacterium aurantiacum 1-16-58, Corynebacterium casei DPC 5298(T), Corynebacterium variabile DPC 5310, Microbacterium gubbeenense DPC 5286(T), and Staphylococcus saprophyticus 4E61, all of ..
  41. ncbi Kinetic mechanisms of cholesterol oxidase from Streptomyces hygroscopicus and Brevibacterium sterolicum
    L Pollegioni
    Department of Structural and Functional Biology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    Eur J Biochem 264:140-51. 1999
    The kinetic properties of two cholesterol oxidases, one from Brevibacterium sterolicum (BCO) the other from Streptomyces hygroscopicus (SCO) were investigated...
  42. ncbi Coenzyme precursor-assisted expression of a cholesterol oxidase from Brevibacterium sp. in Escherichia coli
    Longgang Wang
    Key Laboratory of Industrial Biotechnology of Ministry of Education and School of Biotechnology, Southern Yangtze University, Wuxi, 214036, PR China
    Biotechnol Lett 29:761-6. 2007
    The gene (choB(b)), encoding cholesterol oxidase from Brevibacterium sp. CCTCC M201008, was cloned and sequenced by PCR (GenBank accession number: DQ345780). The gene consists of 1653 base pairs and encodes a protein of 551 amino acids...
  43. doi Novel linear megaplasmid from Brevibacterium sp. isolated from extreme environment
    Julián Rafael Dib
    Planta Piloto de Procesos Industriales Microbiológicos CONICET, Tucuman, Argentina
    J Basic Microbiol 50:280-4. 2010
    b>Brevibacterium sp...
  44. ncbi Degradation of histamine and tyramine by Brevibacterium linens during surface ripening of Munster cheese
    R G Leuschner
    Institut für Lebensmitteltechnologie der Universität Hohenheim, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Food Prot 61:874-8. 1998
    Red smear formation during fermentation of Munster cheese was started by using three different strains of Brevibacterium linens as surface inocula. The cheeses were produced with and without supplementation of histamine and tyramine...
  45. pmc Multiple sigma factor genes in Brevibacterium lactofermentum: characterization of sigA and sigB
    J A Oguiza
    Area of Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Leon, Spain
    J Bacteriol 178:550-3. 1996
    Four rpoD hybridizing signals have been identified in the chromosome of Brevibacterium lactofermentum. Two rpoD-like genes, sigA and sigB, have been cloned and sequenced, and they encode principal sigma factors of the RNA polymerase...
  46. ncbi Cholesterol oxidase: sources, physical properties and analytical applications
    J Maclachlan
    Department of Physical Sciences, Glasgow Caledonian University, City Campus, 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow, UK
    J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol 72:169-95. 2000
    ..This review is not a comprehensive description of published work, but is intended to provide an account of recent and current research, and should promote further interest in the application of enzymes to analytical selectivity...
  47. ncbi Complete nucleotide sequence of a native plasmid from Brevibacterium linens
    Mathew Moore
    School of Biotechnology and Biomolecular Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia
    Plasmid 49:160-8. 2003
    b>Brevibacterium linens has commercial significance in the dairy industry and potential application in the production of bacteriocins and carotenoids...
  48. ncbi The mobile element IS1207 of Brevibacterium lactofermentum ATCC21086: isolation and use in the construction of Tn5531, a versatile transposon for insertional mutagenesis of Corynebacterium glutamicum
    Celine Bonamy
    Laboratoire de Biologie Moléculaire des Corynébactéries, Institut de Génétique et de Microbiologie, Universite de Paris Sud, Batiment 409, 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
    J Biotechnol 104:301-9. 2003
    ..that abolish the activity of an Escherichia coli phage lambda cI gene integrated in the Corynebacterium Brevibacterium lactofermentum ATCC21086 genome...
  49. doi Purification and characterization of thermostable H2O2-forming NADH oxidase from 2-phenylethanol-assimilating Brevibacterium sp. KU1309
    Jun ichiro Hirano
    Department of Biosciences and Informatics, Keio University, 3 14 1 Hiyoshi, Yokohama, Japan
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 80:71-8. 2008
    A cytoplasmic NADH oxidase (NOX) was purified from a soil bacteria, Brevibacterium sp. KU1309, which is able to grow in the medium containing 2-phenylethanol as the sole source of carbon under an aerobic condition...
  50. ncbi Dynamics and optimal conditions of intracellular ectoine accumulation in Brevibacterium sp
    A Onraedt
    Ghent University, Laboratory of Industrial Microbiology and Biocatalysis, Department of Biochemical and Microbial Technology, Coupure Links 653, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 68:241-6. 2003
    The optimal conditions for the intracellular synthesis of ectoine were determined in a halotolerant Brevibacterium sp...
  51. ncbi Ectoine as a natural component of food: detection in red smear cheeses
    Julia Klein
    bitop AG, Stockumer Strasse 28, 58453 Witten, Germany
    J Dairy Res 74:446-51. 2007
    ..The use of an ectoine producing microorganism (Brevibacterium linens) in the surface ripening of red smear cheeses led to the question whether ectoine can be found in ..
  52. ncbi Construction and characterization of recA mutant strains of Corynebacterium glutamicum and Brevibacterium lactofermentum
    R Fitzpatrick
    Department of Microbiology, University College Galway, Ireland
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 42:575-80. 1994
    ..glutamicum and Brevibacterium lactofermentum by insertional inactivation...
  53. ncbi Controlled production of Camembert-type cheeses. Part I: Microbiological and physicochemical evolutions
    Marie Noëlle Leclercq-Perlat
    Unité Mixte de Recherche Génie et de Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires INRA, INA P G, F 78 850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Res 71:346-54. 2004
    ..from pasteurized milk inoculated with Kluyveromyces lactis, Geotrichum candidum, Penicillium camemberti and Brevibacterium linens under aseptic conditions...
  54. ncbi Influence of growth conditions on bacteriocin production by Brevibacterium linens
    A S Motta
    Departamento de Ciencia de Alimentos, ICTA, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Av Bento Goncalves 9500, 91501 970, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 62:163-7. 2003
    The influence of temperature, NaCl concentration and cheese whey media on growth of Brevibacterium linens ATCC 9175 and production of bacteriocin-like antimicrobial activity was studied...
  55. ncbi Controlled production of camembert-type cheeses: part III role of the ripening microflora on free fatty acid concentrations
    Marie Noëlle Leclercq-Perlat
    Unité Mixte de Recherche Génie et de Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires UMR G M P A, F 78 850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Res 74:218-25. 2007
    ..from pasteurised milk inoculated with Kluyveromyces lactis, Geotrichum candidum, Penicillium camemberti, and Brevibacterium aurantiacum under aseptic conditions...
  56. ncbi Does smearing inoculum reflect the bacterial composition of the smear at the end of the ripening of a French soft, red-smear cheese?
    C Feurer
    Laboratoire de Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, INRA, Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Sci 87:3189-97. 2004
    ..Therefore, fitness and colonization potential of smearing inocula should be carefully assessed by the industry before use. The use of Arthrobacter strains as part of the smearing inoculum should be evaluated...
  57. ncbi Catabolism of volatile sulfur compounds precursors by Brevibacterium linens and Geotrichum candidum, two microorganisms of the cheese ecosystem
    Kenza Arfi
    Department of Food and Fermentation Engineering, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, LGMPA, CBAI, 78850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Biotechnol 105:245-53. 2003
    Two Brevibacterium linens strains and the cheese-ripening yeast Geotrichum candidum were compared with regard to their ability to produce volatile sulfur compounds (VSCs) from three different precursors namely L-methionine, 4-methylthio-2-..
  58. ncbi Controlled production of Camembert-type cheeses. Part II. Changes in the concentration of the more volatile compounds
    Marie Noëlle Leclercq-Perlat
    Unité Mixte de Recherche Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires INRA INA P G, F 78 850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Res 71:355-66. 2004
    ..from pasteurized milk inoculated with Kluyveromyces lactis, Geotrichum candidum, Penicillium camemberti and Brevibacterium linens under aseptic conditions...
  59. ncbi Diversity of L-leucine catabolism in various microorganisms involved in dairy fermentations, and identification of the rate-controlling step in the formation of the potent flavour component 3-methylbutanal
    B A Smit
    Department of Flavour, Nutrition and Ingredients, NIZO Food Research, P O Box 20, 6710 BA Ede, The Netherlands
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 64:396-402. 2004
    ..to the genera Lactococcus, Lactobacillus, Streptococcus, Leuconostoc, Bifidobacterium, Propionibacterium, Brevibacterium, Corynebacterium and Arthrobacter, used in dairy fermentations such as cheese making, were analysed for their ..
  60. ncbi Isolation and molecular detection of methylotrophic bacteria occurring in the human mouth
    Vasiliki Anesti
    Department of Life Sciences, King s College London, Franklin Wilkins Building, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH, UK
    Environ Microbiol 7:1227-38. 2005
    ..Methylotrophic strains of Bacillus, Brevibacterium casei, Hyphomicrobium sulfonivorans, Methylobacterium, Micrococcus luteus and Variovorax paradoxus were ..
  61. pmc Temporal stability and biodiversity of two complex antilisterial cheese-ripening microbial consortia
    Ariel Maoz
    Abteilung für Mikrobiologie, Zentralinstitut für Ernährungs und Lebensmittelforschung Weihenstephan, Technische Universitat Munchen, Weihenstephaner Berg 3, D 85350 Freising, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:4012-8. 2003
    ..Our data indicate that the stability over time and a potential antilisterial activity are individual characteristics of the ripening consortia which can be monitored and used for safe food production without artificial preservatives...
  62. ncbi Catabolism of aromatic amino acids in cheese-related bacteria: aminotransferase and decarboxylase activities
    Aine C Curtin
    Department of Food Science, Food Technology and Nutrition, University College, Cork, Ireland
    J Dairy Res 70:249-52. 2003
  63. doi Optimization of trehalose production by a novel strain Brevibacterium sp. SY361
    Lei Wang
    Microbiology Department, School of Medicine, Soochow University, Suzhou, P R China
    J Basic Microbiol 48:410-5. 2008
    Trehalose production by a novel strain of Brevibacterium sp. SY361 was optimized in submerged fermentation...
  64. ncbi Growth and colour development of some surface ripening bacteria with Debaryomyces hansenii on aseptic cheese curd
    Jerome Mounier
    Dairy Products Research Centre, Teagasc, Fermoy, Ireland
    J Dairy Res 73:441-8. 2006
    The growth of five bacteria isolated from red-smear cheeses, Brevibacterium aurantiacum, Corynebacterium casei, Corynebacterium variabile, Microbacterium gubbeenense and Staphylococcus saprophyticus in mixed cultures with Debaryomyces ..
  65. ncbi Cloning, sequencing and expression of the gene encoding elongation factor P in the amino-acid producer Brevibacterium lactofermentum (Corynebacterium glutamicum ATCC 13869)
    A Ramos
    Departamento de Ecologia, Genética y Microbiología, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de Leon, Spain
    Gene 198:217-22. 1997
    The Brevibacterium lactofermentum EF-P gene, encoding the elongation factor protein P, was cloned and sequenced. According to DNA sequence analysis of this gene, the B...
  66. ncbi Deacidification by Debaryomyces hansenii of smear soft cheeses ripened under controlled conditions: relative humidity and temperature influences
    C Bonaiti
    Unité Mixte de Recherche Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, F 78 850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Sci 87:3976-88. 2004
    ..smear soft cheeses were prepared from pasteurized milk inoculated with Debaryomyces hansenii (304, GMPA) and Brevibacterium aurantiacum (ATCC 9175) under aseptic conditions...
  67. ncbi Influence of adjunct cultures on ripening of reduced fat Edam cheeses
    W Tungjaroenchai
    Department of Food Science and Technology, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS 39762, USA
    J Dairy Sci 84:2117-24. 2001
    The influence of four adjunct cultures [Brevibacterium linens (BL2), Lactococcus lactis ssp...
  68. ncbi Effects of atmospheric composition on respiratory behavior, weight loss, and appearance of Camembert-type cheeses during chamber ripening
    D Picque
    Unité Mixte de Recherche Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, F 78 850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Sci 89:3250-9. 2006
    ..However, CO(2) concentrations higher than 2% negatively influenced the appearance of the cheeses...
  69. ncbi Characterization of an antibacterial peptide produced by Brevibacterium linens
    A S Motta
    Departamento de Ciencia de Alimentos, ICTA, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
    J Appl Microbiol 92:63-70. 2002
    The aim of this research was to investigate the antimicrobial activity produced by Brevibacterium linens ATCC 9175.
  70. ncbi Influence of adjunct cultures on volatile free fatty acids in reduced-fat Edam cheeses
    W Tungjaroenchai
    Department of Food Science and Technology, Mississippi State University, 39762, USA
    J Dairy Sci 87:3224-34. 2004
    The effects of the adjunct cultures Lactococcus lactis ssp. diacetylactis, Brevibacterium linens BL2, Lactobacillus helveticus LH212, and Lactobacillus reuteri ATCC 23272 on volatile free fatty acid production in reduced-fat Edam cheese ..
  71. ncbi The effect of cysteine on production of volatile sulphur compounds by cheese-ripening bacteria
    M López del Castillo-Lozano
    UMR 782, AgroParisTech, Laboratoire de Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, Centre de Biotechnologies Agro Industrielles, 78850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    Int J Food Microbiol 122:321-7. 2008
    The effect of cysteine on the ability of smear cheese-ripening bacteria (Brevibacterium linens and Arthrobacter spp) to produce volatile sulphur compounds (VSC) from methionine was studied...
  72. ncbi Optimization of headspace solid-phase Microextraction (SPME) for the odor analysis of surface-ripened cheese
    Laurent Lecanu
    INRA SQuAlE, Laboratoire de Nutrition et Securite Alimentaire, 78352 Jouy en Josas Cedex, France
    J Agric Food Chem 50:3810-7. 2002
    ..This evolution could be linked to the growth of Brevibacterium linens...
  73. ncbi Genetic transformation of Brevibacterium linens strains producing high amounts of diverse sulphur compounds
    Michele Nardi
    Unité de Biochimie et Structure des Protéines, 78352 Jouy en Josas, France
    J Dairy Res 72:179-87. 2005
    ..and importance in cheese technology (production of colour, flavour, bacteriocins and resistance to salt) Brevibacterium linens is a major cheese ripening bacteria...
  74. ncbi Tryptophan catabolism in Brevibacterium linens as a potential cheese flavor adjunct
    M Ummadi
    Center for Microbe Detection and Physiology, Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences, Utah State University, Logan, 84322-8700, USA
    J Dairy Sci 84:1773-82. 2001
    ..The objective of this study was to delineate pathways for catabolism of tryptophan (Trp) in Brevibacterium linens, a cheese flavor adjunct, and to determine the potential for this organism to contribute to this defect...
  75. ncbi Proposal of a method for the genetic transformation of Gordonia jacobaea
    P Veiga-Crespo
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna, Spain
    J Appl Microbiol 100:608-14. 2006
    ..The present work describes a method for the genetic transformation of G. jacobaea...
  76. pmc Rapid identification of Rhodococcus equi by a PCR assay targeting the choE gene
    Néstor Ladrón
    Departamento de Biología Molecular Unidad Asociada al Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas, C S I C, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Cantabria, 39011 Santander, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3241-5. 2003
    ..All non-R. equi isolates were negative by the choE-based PCR. ATCC 21387, the only known isolate of Brevibacterium sterolicum, gave a 959-bp amplicon whose DNA sequence was virtually identical to that of R. equi choE...
  77. ncbi Supplementation effects of hydroxyectoine on proline uptake of downshocked Brevibacterium sp. JCM 6894
    Chenxiang Wang
    Environmental Biochemistry Group, Research Center for Inland Seas, Kobe University, 5 1 1 Fukae, Kobe 658 0022, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 101:178-84. 2006
    Downshock treatment of the halotolerant Brevibacterium sp. JCM 6894 was a prerequisite for proline uptake which is a function for cell survival...
  78. ncbi Molecular detection and isolation of facultatively methylotrophic bacteria, including Methylobacterium podarium sp. nov., from the human foot microflora
    Vasiliki Anesti
    Microbiology Research Group, Department of Life Sciences, King s College London, Franklin Wilkins Building, 150 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NN, UK
    Environ Microbiol 6:820-30. 2004
    ..These were found by 16S rRNA analysis to be most closely related to Methylobacterium species, Brevibacterium casei, Pseudomonas strain NZ099 and P. migulae...
  79. ncbi Brevibacterium celere sp. nov., isolated from degraded thallus of a brown alga
    Elena P Ivanova
    Industrial Research Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, PO Box 218, Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:2107-11. 2004
    ..of 16S rRNA gene sequences revealed that strain KMM 3637(T) formed a distinct phyletic lineage in the genus Brevibacterium (family Brevibacteriaceae, class Actinobacteria) and showed the highest sequence similarity (about 97 %) to ..
  80. ncbi Brevibacterium picturae sp. nov., isolated from a damaged mural painting at the Saint-Catherine chapel (Castle Herberstein, Austria)
    Jeroen Heyrman
    Vakgroep BFM WE10V, Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, K L Ledeganckstraat 35, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:1537-41. 2004
    ..On the basis of 16S rRNA gene sequence similarity, the strains were attributed to Brevibacterium, with Brevibacterium casei (96.7 %), Brevibacterium iodinum (96.7 %) and Brevibacterium linens (96...
  81. ncbi Development of a 16S rRNA primer for the detection of Brevibacterium spp
    R Gelsomino
    BCCM LMG Bacteria Culture Collection, Laboratory of Microbiology, Ghent University, Gent, Belgium
    Lett Appl Microbiol 38:532-5. 2004
    To develop a PCR method for the rapid identification of the genus Brevibacterium.
  82. ncbi Brevibacterium lutescens sp. nov., from human and environmental samples
    Georges Wauters
    University of Louvain, Faculty of Medicine, Microbiology Unit, B 1200 Brussels, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:1321-5. 2003
    ..and one of environmental origin exhibited phenotypic and chemotaxonomic properties characteristic of the genus Brevibacterium and their 16S rRNA gene sequences were closely related (98.5-99.0 %) to that of Brevibacterium otitidis...
  83. ncbi [Three new species of brevibacteria--Brevibacterium antiquum sp. nov., Brevibacterium aurantiacum sp. nov. and Brevibacterium permense sp. nov]
    E Iu Gavrish
    Pushchino State University, pr Nauki 3, Pushchino, Moscow Oblast, 142290 Russia
    Mikrobiologiia 73:218-25. 2004
    ..and soils contaminated with wastes from the chemical and salt industries, which were assigned to the genus Brevibacterium on the basis of phenotypic characteristics, as well as of some strains described previously as Brevibacterium ..
  84. ncbi Ecology of mixed biofilms subjected daily to a chlorinated alkaline solution: spatial distribution of bacterial species suggests a protective effect of one species to another
    V Leriche
    SODIAAL UNION, Paris, France
    Environ Microbiol 5:64-71. 2003
    Three bacterial strains (Kocuria sp. C714.1, Brevibacterium linens B337...
  85. pmc Fatty acid production from amino acids and alpha-keto acids by Brevibacterium linens BL2
    Balasubramanian Ganesan
    Center for Integrated BioSystems, Utah State University, Logan, Utah 84322 4700, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:6385-93. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the ability of Brevibacterium linens BL2 to produce fatty acids from amino acids and alpha-keto acids and determine the occurrence of the ..
  86. ncbi [Decrease of phosphate concentration in the medium by Brevibacterium casei cells]
    L P Riazanova
    Mikrobiologiia 76:752-8. 2007
    ..b>Brevibacterium casei, Brevibacterium linens, and Brevibacterium epidermidis grown in media with initial phosphorus ..
  87. ncbi Metabolic engineering for synthesis of aryl carotenoids in Rhodococcus
    Luan Tao
    Biological and Chemical Sciences and Engineering, Central Research and Development, EI DuPont de Nemours Inc, Wilmington, DE 19880 0328, USA
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 70:222-8. 2006
    ..We heterologously expressed a beta-carotene desaturase gene (crtU) from Brevibacterium in Rhodococcus to produce aryl carotenoids such as chlorobactene...
  88. ncbi Cloning and expression of the inorganic pyrophosphatase gene from the amino acid producer Brevibacterium lactofermentum ATCC 13869
    Angelina Ramos
    Area de Microbiologia, Departamento de Ecologia, Genética y Microbiología, Facultad de Biologia, Universidad de Leon, 24071 Leon, Spain
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 225:85-92. 2003
    A 20-kDa Brevibacterium lactofermentum protein was detected when purifying the His-tagged FtsZBL...
  89. ncbi A Brevibacterium linens pRBL1 replicon functional in Corynebacterium glutamicum
    S Ankri
    Institut de Génétique et Microbiologie URA, Universite de Paris Sud, Orsay, France
    Plasmid 36:36-41. 1996
    b>Brevibacterium linens RBL strain cryptic plasmid pRBL1 (8.0 kb) is described. A region involved in pRBL1 autonomous replication in Corynebacterium glutamicum was identified by insertion and deletion mapping and partially sequenced...
  90. ncbi A microbial consortium isolated from a crude oil sample that uses asphaltenes as a carbon and energy source
    Gabriel Pineda-Flores
    Departamento de Microbiologá, Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biologicas, IPN Prol Carpio y Plan de Ayala s n, Apartado Postal CON 174, México DF 06400, Mexico
    Biodegradation 15:145-51. 2004
    ..4...
  91. ncbi Resistance of corynebacterial strains to infection and lysis by corynephage BFK 20
    N Halgasova
    Institute of Molecular Biology, Centre of Excellence for Molecular Medicine, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
    J Appl Microbiol 98:184-92. 2005
    Defence mechanisms of the corynebacterial strains against corynephage BFK 20, which causes lysis of Brevibacterium flavum CCM 251.
  92. 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
    ..Bacteroides, Enterococcus, Escherichia, Brevibacterium, Klebsiella, Lactobacillus, Clostridium, Bacillus, Eubacterium, Serratia, Citrobacter, Enterobacter, ..
  93. ncbi [Diversity of culturable bacteria associated with the sea urchin Hemicentrotus pulcherrimus from Naozhou Island]
    Ke Huang
    Key Laboratory of Plant Resources Conservation and Utilization of Hunan Province, College of Biological Resource and Environment Science, Jishou University, Jishou 416000, China
    Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao 49:1424-9. 2009
    ....
  94. ncbi [Phylogenetic diversity of cultivable bacteria associated with a sea anemone from coast of the Naozhou island in Zhanjiang, China]
    Huaidong Xiao
    Key Laboratory of Plant Resources Conservation and Utilization, Hunan Province, College of Biological Resource and Environment Science, Jishou University, Jishou 416000, China
    Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao 49:246-50. 2009
    ..To understand the diversity of cultivable bacteria isolated from a sea anemone collected from the coastal water of the Naozbou island in the Leizhou Bay on South China Sea...
  95. ncbi Response of sawmill workers to work-related airborne allergens
    J Dutkiewicz
    Department of Occupational Biohazards, Institute of Agricultural Medicine, Jaczewskiego 2, 20 090 Lublin, Poland
    Ann Agric Environ Med 8:81-90. 2001
    ..b>Brevibacterium linens and Penicillium citrinum) isolated from the air polluted with wood dust...
  96. ncbi Glucose oxidase from Penicillium amagasakiense. Primary structure and comparison with other glucose-methanol-choline (GMC) oxidoreductases
    M Kiess
    Department of Molecular Structure Research, Gesellschaft fur Biotechnologische Forschung, Braunschweig, Germany
    Eur J Biochem 252:90-9. 1998
    ..The tertiary structures of glucose oxidase from A. niger and cholesterol oxidase from Brevibacterium sterolicum were superimposed to provide a template for the sequence comparison of members of the GMC family...
  97. ncbi Isolation of coryneform bacteria from blood cultures of patients at a University Hospital in Saudi Arabia
    Hanan A Babay
    Department of Pathology Microbiology 32, King Khalid University Hospital, PO Box 2925, Riyadh 11461, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Saudi Med J 25:1073-9. 2004
    ....
  98. ncbi Bacterial diversity in Amblyomma americanum (Acari: Ixodidae) with a focus on members of the genus Rickettsia
    Stephanie R Heise
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Center for Veterinary Health Sciences, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK 74078, USA
    J Med Entomol 47:258-68. 2010
    ..sequence affiliated with members of the genus Coxiella (89%; 81/91), common endosymbionts of ticks, and Brevibacterium (11%; 10/91). Similarly, analysis of clones from unfed wild lone star ticks revealed that 96...
  99. pmc Microbial interactions within a cheese microbial community
    Jerome Mounier
    UMR782 Génie et microbiologie des procédés alimentaires, INRA, AgroParisTech, 78850 Thiverval Grignon, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:172-81. 2008
    ..For other bacteria, such as Leucobacter sp. or Brevibacterium aurantiacum, growth relied on a specific yeast, i.e., G. candidum. Furthermore, B...
  100. pmc Transport capabilities of eleven gram-positive bacteria: comparative genomic analyses
    Graciela L Lorca
    Division of Biological Sciences, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093 0116, USA
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1768:1342-66. 2007
    ..The one exception is Brevibacterium linens, which in addition to these carriers, also has transporters of several families not represented in the ..
  101. pmc Identification of coryneform bacterial isolates by ribosomal DNA sequence analysis
    Y W Tang
    Departments of Medicine and Pathology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 38:1676-8. 2000
    ..0% (15 of 30) of other species (P < 0.01). Four isolates from the genera Arthrobacter, Brevibacterium, and Microbacterium, which could not be identified to the species level by conventional methods, were assigned ..

Research Grants15

  1. STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY OF DIOXYGENASES
    Douglas Ohlendorf; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..determined the refined structures of the wild-type enzyme, of a mutant, and of 4 complexes; for 3,4-PCD from Brevibacterium fuscum we have solved the structure of the wild-type enzyme...
  2. STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY OF DIOXYGENASES
    Douglas Ohlendorf; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..determined the refined structures of the wild-type enzyme, of a mutant, and of 4 complexes; for 3,4-PCD from Brevibacterium fuscum we have solved the structure of the wild-type enzyme...
  3. STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY OF DIOXYGENASES
    Douglas Ohlendorf; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..determined the refined structures of the wild-type enzyme, of a mutant, and of 4 complexes; for 3,4-PCD from Brevibacterium fuscum we have solved the structure of the wild-type enzyme...
  4. STRUCTURAL BIOLOGY OF DIOXYGENASES
    Douglas Ohlendorf; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..determined the refined structures of the wild-type enzyme, of a mutant, and of 4 complexes; for 3,4-PCD from Brevibacterium fuscum we have solved the structure of the wild-type enzyme...
  5. STRUCTURE AND FUNCTION OF ALLYLIC REARRANGEMENT ENZYMES
    JOHN SCHWAB; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..course of the allylic rearrangement catalyzed by the Betahydroxydodecanoyl thiol ester dehydrase component of Brevibacterium ammoniagenes fatty acid synthetase (by 2H-decoupled 1H,13C chemical shift correlation spectroscopy), in order ..
  6. COST-EFFICIENT PREPARATION OF L-AROGENATE
    Randy Fischer; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..A strategy is proposed for construction of a multiple mutant of Brevibacterium flavum that is expected to increase the yield of L-arogenate by a factor of 10-to-100 or more, with little or ..
  7. COST-EFFICIENT PREPARATION OF L-AROGENATE
    Randy Fischer; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..A strategy is proposed for the genetic engineering of Brevibacterium flavum to obtain high-quality yields of L-arogenate applicable to commercial production.
  8. Mtb-Catalyzed Cholesterol Oxidation as Virulence Factor
    Nicole Sampson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. Acquisition of a MALDI-TOF Spectrometer
    Nicole Sampson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The Stony Brook administration and the Institute of Chemical Biology & Drug Discovery have made a significant contribution toward the maintenance and operation of the instrument. ..
  10. Enzyme Mis-Metallation, Consequences and Opportunities
    Anne Frances Miller; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  11. Nitroreductase: Determinants of Flavin Enzyme Activity
    Anne Frances Miller; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These tools will have widespread applicability to flavoproteins. ..
  12. Nitroreductase: Determinants of Flavin Enzyme Activity
    Anne Frances Miller; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These tools will have widespread applicability to flavoproteins. ..
  13. Enzyme Mis-Metallation, Consequences and Opportunities
    Anne Frances Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..