gram negative anaerobic bacteria

Summary

Summary: A large group of anaerobic bacteria which show up as pink (negative) when treated by the Gram-staining method.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Deferribacter desulfuricans sp. nov., a novel sulfur-, nitrate- and arsenate-reducing thermophile isolated from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent
    Ken Takai
    Subground Animalcule Retrieval SUGAR Project, Frontier Research System for Extremophiles, Japan Marine Science and Technology Center, 2 15 Natsushima cho, Yokosuka 237 0061, Japan
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:839-46. 2003
  2. ncbi [Antimicrobial effect of 4-(adamantyl-1)-1-(1-aminobutyl)benzol]
    N O Vrynchanu
    Mikrobiol Z 69:42-8. 2007
  3. ncbi [Bacteria isolated from surgical infections and its susceptibilities to antimicrobial agents--special references to bacteria isolated between April 2003 and March 2004]
    Nagao Shinagawa
    Department of Surgery, Nagoya Midori Municipal Hospital
    Jpn J Antibiot 58:123-58. 2005
  4. ncbi Prevalence of putative periodontopathogens in subgingival dental plaques from gingivitis lesions in Korean orthodontic patients
    Seung Mi Lee
    Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Chosun University, 375 Seosuk dong, Dong Gu, Gwangju 501 759, Republic of Korea
    J Microbiol 43:260-5. 2005
  5. pmc Antianaerobe activity of RBX 7644 (ranbezolid), a new oxazolidinone, compared with those of eight other agents
    Lois M Ednie
    Department of Pathology, Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 47:1143-7. 2003
  6. ncbi Desulfonatronum cooperativum sp. nov., a novel hydrogenotrophic, alkaliphilic, sulfate-reducing bacterium, from a syntrophic culture growing on acetate
    Tatjana N Zhilina
    S N Winogradsky Institute of Microbiology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1001-6. 2005
  7. ncbi Etiology of ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Jordi Rello
    Critical Care Department, Joan XXIII University Hospital, University Rovira and Virgili, Carrer Dr Mallafre Guasch 4, Tarragona 43007, Spain
    Clin Chest Med 26:87-95. 2005
  8. ncbi Impact of antimicrobial exposure and beta-lactamase-producing bacteria on salivary beta-lactamase activity in infancy
    S Nyfors
    Department of Microbiology, Anaerobe Reference Laboratory, National Public Health Institute KTL, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 24:463-7. 2004
  9. ncbi Phylogenetic characterization of a corrosive consortium isolated from a sour gas pipeline
    J Jan-Roblero
    Programa de Investigación Desarrollo en Biotecnología del Petróleo, Instituto Mexicano del Petroleo, Eje Central 152, Col San Bartolo Atepehuacan, 07730 Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 64:862-7. 2004
  10. ncbi Clinical and microbiological effects of different restorative materials on the periodontal tissues adjacent to subgingival class V restorations
    Michele Paolantonio
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 31:200-7. 2004

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  1. ncbi Deferribacter desulfuricans sp. nov., a novel sulfur-, nitrate- and arsenate-reducing thermophile isolated from a deep-sea hydrothermal vent
    Ken Takai
    Subground Animalcule Retrieval SUGAR Project, Frontier Research System for Extremophiles, Japan Marine Science and Technology Center, 2 15 Natsushima cho, Yokosuka 237 0061, Japan
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:839-46. 2003
    ..thermophilus BMA(T) on the basis of its physiological and genetic properties. The name Deferribacter desulfuricans sp. nov. (type strain SSM1(T) = JCM 11476(T) = DSM 14783(T)) is proposed...
  2. ncbi [Antimicrobial effect of 4-(adamantyl-1)-1-(1-aminobutyl)benzol]
    N O Vrynchanu
    Mikrobiol Z 69:42-8. 2007
    ..newvcastle, Enterobacter aerogenes etc.) had maximal sensitivity (MIC 0.6-5.0 and 0.1-5.0 mg/ml, respectively). Pseudomonas aeruginosa were resistant to this substance (MIC >1 mg/ml)...
  3. ncbi [Bacteria isolated from surgical infections and its susceptibilities to antimicrobial agents--special references to bacteria isolated between April 2003 and March 2004]
    Nagao Shinagawa
    Department of Surgery, Nagoya Midori Municipal Hospital
    Jpn J Antibiot 58:123-58. 2005
    ..coli producing extended spectrum beta-lactamase, but there was no highly cefazolin-resistant E. coli in this year. In the next series, increase of both anaerobic bacteria and Enterococcus spp. should be carefully followed up...
  4. ncbi Prevalence of putative periodontopathogens in subgingival dental plaques from gingivitis lesions in Korean orthodontic patients
    Seung Mi Lee
    Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Chosun University, 375 Seosuk dong, Dong Gu, Gwangju 501 759, Republic of Korea
    J Microbiol 43:260-5. 2005
    ..Our results indicate that the local changes associated with the wearing of fixed orthodontic appliances may affect the prevalence of periodontopathogens in subgingival dental plaques...
  5. pmc Antianaerobe activity of RBX 7644 (ranbezolid), a new oxazolidinone, compared with those of eight other agents
    Lois M Ednie
    Department of Pathology, Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 47:1143-7. 2003
    ..125 and 1; clindamycin, 0.25 and 8; metronidazole, 1 and 4; gatifloxacin, 0.5 and 4; and moxifloxacin, 0.5 and 2, respectively. Ranbezolid had very good in vitro activity against both gram-negative and -positive anaerobes...
  6. ncbi Desulfonatronum cooperativum sp. nov., a novel hydrogenotrophic, alkaliphilic, sulfate-reducing bacterium, from a syntrophic culture growing on acetate
    Tatjana N Zhilina
    S N Winogradsky Institute of Microbiology, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1001-6. 2005
    ..nov...
  7. ncbi Etiology of ventilator-associated pneumonia
    Jordi Rello
    Critical Care Department, Joan XXIII University Hospital, University Rovira and Virgili, Carrer Dr Mallafre Guasch 4, Tarragona 43007, Spain
    Clin Chest Med 26:87-95. 2005
    ..The discussion herein analyzes these aspects, placing particular emphasis on risk factors, attributable mortality, resistance, and the implications for management...
  8. ncbi Impact of antimicrobial exposure and beta-lactamase-producing bacteria on salivary beta-lactamase activity in infancy
    S Nyfors
    Department of Microbiology, Anaerobe Reference Laboratory, National Public Health Institute KTL, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00300 Helsinki, Finland
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 24:463-7. 2004
    ..08; CI 1.31-38.34). At 12 months, SbetaA was detected in 54% infants. Exposure to antimicrobials during the first year of life increased the risk (OR 2.60; CI 0.72-9.36) of having SbetaA...
  9. ncbi Phylogenetic characterization of a corrosive consortium isolated from a sour gas pipeline
    J Jan-Roblero
    Programa de Investigación Desarrollo en Biotecnología del Petróleo, Instituto Mexicano del Petroleo, Eje Central 152, Col San Bartolo Atepehuacan, 07730 Mexico, DF, Mexico
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 64:862-7. 2004
    ..In addition, the localized corrosion of pipeline steel in the presence of the consortium was clearly observed by ESEM after removing the adhered bacteria...
  10. ncbi Clinical and microbiological effects of different restorative materials on the periodontal tissues adjacent to subgingival class V restorations
    Michele Paolantonio
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, University G D Annunzio, Chieti, Italy
    J Clin Periodontol 31:200-7. 2004
    ..Therefore, this study compares the short-term clinical and microbiological features occurring in the gingiva after the completion of different subgingival restorations...
  11. ncbi [Anaerobic bacteria in bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BAL) after thoracic surgery]
    Ina Zajac-Lenczewska
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 55:173-80. 2003
    ..Gram-positive rods were in most cases represented by Actinomyces (12 strains 12%) and were highly susceptible to all antibacterial means except metronidazol (100% is resistant)...
  12. ncbi Phylogenetic analysis of some Sporomusa sub-branch members isolated from human clinical specimens: description of Megasphaera micronuciformis sp. nov
    Helene Marchandin
    Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, Hopital Arnaud de Villeneuve, 371 Avenue du Doyen Gaston Giraud, F 34295 Montpellier 5, France
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:547-53. 2003
    ..oral clone BU057 should be named 'Candidatus Megasphaera micronuciformis'. The type strain of Megasphaera micronuciformis is AIP 412.00T (=CIP 107280T =CCUG 45952T)...
  13. ncbi Microbial susceptibility to calcium hydroxide pastes and their vehicles
    Brenda Paula Figueiredo de Almeida Gomes
    Dental School of Piracicaba, State University of Campinas, SP, Brazil
    J Endod 28:758-61. 2002
    ..We conclude that anaerobic Gram-negative bacteria are more susceptible to calcium hydroxide pastes than facultative Gram-positive microorganisms...
  14. pmc Leptotrichia amnionii sp. nov., a novel bacterium isolated from the amniotic fluid of a woman after intrauterine fetal demise
    Sanjay K Shukla
    Clinical Research Center, Marshfield Medical Research and Education Foundation, Wisconsin 54449, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:3346-9. 2002
    ..The 1,493-bp 16S ribosomal DNA sequence had only 96% homology with L. sanguinegens. Several phylogenetic analyses indicated that L. amnionii is a distinct species and most closely related to L. sanguiegens...
  15. ncbi Anti-anaerobic activity of AZD2563, a new oxazolidinone, compared with eight other agents
    Lois M Ednie
    Department of Pathology, Hershey Medical Center, 500 University Drive, Hershey, PA 17033, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 50:101-5. 2002
    ..0; teicoplanin, 0.125/0.25; and meropenem, 0.06/1.0. AZD2563, linezolid, vancomycin, teicoplanin and quinupristin/dalfopristin were mainly active against Gram-positive anaerobes, with no useful activity against Gram-negative anaerobes...
  16. ncbi Particulate Bioglass reduces the viability of bacterial biofilms formed on its surface in an in vitro model
    Iain Allan
    Department of Microbiology, Eastman Dental Institute, London, UK
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:53-8. 2002
    ..Thus, particulate Bioglass has the potential to reduce bacterial colonisation of its surface in vivo, a feature relevant to post-surgical periodontal wound healing...
  17. ncbi Multicentre survey of the in-vitro activity of seven antimicrobial agents, including ertapenem, against recently isolated Gram-negative anaerobic bacteria in Greece
    J Papaparaskevas
    Department of Microbiology, Laikon General Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Clin Microbiol Infect 11:820-4. 2005
    ..isolates were imipenem-susceptible and ertapenem-non-susceptible. The MIC range, MIC(50) and MIC(90) values were comparable for imipenem and ertapenem, although ertapenem MIC(90)s were one or two two-fold dilutions higher...
  18. pmc In vitro activity of moxifloxacin against 923 anaerobes isolated from human intra-abdominal infections
    Ellie J C Goldstein
    R M Alden Research Laboratory, 2021 Santa Monica Blvd, Suite 740 East, Santa Monica, California 90404, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:148-55. 2006
    ..Overall, moxifloxacin was active against 763 of 923 (83%) of strains at < or = 2 microg/ml, supporting its use as a monotherapy for some community-acquired intra-abdominal infections...
  19. ncbi Asaccharolytic anaerobic gram-negative coccobacilli (AAGNC) isolated from infected root canals and periodontal pockets
    A Djais
    Oral Ecology in Health and Infection, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Japan
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 21:28-31. 2006
    ..This study aimed to characterize phylogenetically 10 AAGNC isolated from endodontic lesions and periodontal pockets...
  20. ncbi Antimicrobial effect of triclosan and triclosan with Gantrez on five common endodontic pathogens
    William J Nudera
    Private Practice, Bloomingdale, Illinois, USA
    J Endod 33:1239-42. 2007
    ..3-10.4 microg/mL. The addition of Gantrez enhanced the bactericidal activity of triclosan. Both triclosan and triclosan with Gantrez demonstrated bactericidal activity against the 5 specific endodontic pathogens...
  21. ncbi Susceptibility of oral obligate anaerobes to telithromycin, moxifloxacin and a number of commonly used antibacterials
    I Tomas
    Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Santiago de Compostela University, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 22:298-303. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the susceptibility profiles of obligate anaerobes of oral origin to telithromycin (TLM), moxifloxacin (MXF), and other antibiotics that are commonly used in dentistry...
  22. ncbi The division "Synergistes"
    Sonia R Vartoukian
    King s College London Dental Institute at Guy s, King s College and St Thomas Hospitals, Infection Research Group, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    Anaerobe 13:99-106. 2007
    ..Their role in human disease has yet to be established but improved knowledge of the characteristics that enable their identification should increase the likelihood of their recognition when present at diseased sites...
  23. ncbi [Colonization rates of Mobiluncus spp. in female lower genital tract and its relationship with bacterial vaginosis]
    T Kaneko
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Medicine, Juntendo University, Tokyo
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 66:382-9. 1992
    ..Multiple infections including 2 or 3 of the above organisms were seen in 13/33 cases (39.3%), and all cases had anaerobes. On the other band, only three cases were infected by none of the above organisms.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  24. ncbi In vitro activity against anaerobes of retapamulin, a new topical antibiotic for treatment of skin infections
    M F Odou
    Faculty of Pharmacy, 3 rue du Professeur Laguesse, BP83, 59006 Lille Cedex, France
    J Antimicrob Chemother 59:646-51. 2007
    ....
  25. ncbi Desulfurobacterium atlanticum sp. nov., Desulfurobacterium pacificum sp. nov. and Thermovibrio guaymasensis sp. nov., three thermophilic members of the Desulfurobacteriaceae fam. nov., a deep branching lineage within the Bacteria
    S L'haridon
    UMR 6197, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Ifremer and Université de Bretagne Occidentale, IFREMER Centre de Brest, BP 70, 29280 Plouzane, France
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56:2843-52. 2006
    ..It is therefore proposed that this lineage represents a new family, Desulfurobacteriaceae fam. nov., within the order Aquificales...
  26. pmc In vitro antianaerobic activity of DX-619, a new des-fluoro(6) quinolone
    Kaori Tanaka
    Division of Anaerobe Research, Life Science Research Center, Gifu University, 1 1 Yanagido, Gifu 501 1194, Japan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:3908-13. 2006
    ..with MIC(50)s/MIC(90)s of </=0.03 to 0.25/</=0.03 to 1 microg/ml, respectively. DX-619 was also active against imipenem-resistant Bacteroides spp., with MIC(50)s/MIC(90)s of 0.25/1 microg/ml, respectively...
  27. ncbi Akkermansia muciniphila gen. nov., sp. nov., a human intestinal mucin-degrading bacterium
    Muriel Derrien
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Wageningen University, Hesselink van Suchtelenweg 4, 6703 CT Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:1469-76. 2004
    ..nov., sp. nov. is proposed; the type strain is MucT (= ATCC BAA-835T = CIP 107961T)...
  28. ncbi Dissemination of nim-class genes, encoding nitroimidazole resistance, among different species of Gram-negative anaerobic bacteria isolated in Athens, Greece
    Anastasia Katsandri
    J Antimicrob Chemother 58:705-6. 2006
  29. pmc Responses of the anaerobic bacterial community to addition of organic C in chromium(VI)- and iron(III)-amended microcosms
    Peter S Kourtev
    Department of Biological Sciences, 915 W State Street, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2054
    Appl Environ Microbiol 72:628-37. 2006
    ..Geobacteraceae were not enriched during the incubation. The studied Cr(VI)-contaminated soil contained a viable anaerobic bacterial community; however, Cr(VI) altered its composition, which could affect the soil biodegradation potential...
  30. ncbi [Anaerobic bacteria isolated from patients with suspected anaerobic infections]
    Serpil Ercis
    Hacettepe Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Mikrobiyoloji ve Klinik Mikrobiyoloji Anabilim Dali, Ankara
    Mikrobiyol Bul 39:447-54. 2005
    ..In conclusion, in the samples studied with prediagnosis of anaerobic infection, Bacteroides spp. (23%) were the most common bacteria followed by anaerobic Gram positive cocci (20.3%) and Clostridium spp (7.8%)...
  31. ncbi In vitro activities of tigecycline against recently isolated Gram-negative anaerobic bacteria in Greece, including metronidazole-resistant strains
    Anastasia Katsandri
    Department of Microbiology, Laikon General Hospital, 11527 Athens, Greece
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 55:231-6. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi Anaerobes: antibiotic resistance, clinical significance, and the role of susceptibility testing
    David W Hecht
    Hines VA Hospital, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 S First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Anaerobe 12:115-21. 2006
  33. ncbi Syntrophomonas erecta sp. nov., a novel anaerobe that syntrophically degrades short-chain fatty acids
    Chunyang Zhang
    State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No 13, North 1st Ave, Zhong Guan Cun, Beijing 100080, PR China
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:799-803. 2005
    ..Therefore, it is proposed that the two strains are representatives of a novel species, Syntrophomonas erecta sp. nov. The type strain is GB4-38(T) (=CGMCC 1.5013(T)=DSM 16215(T))...
  34. ncbi Clinical and microbiological changes in a child with rapid alveolar bone loss and refill
    Takashi Ooshima
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan
    ASDC J Dent Child 69:143-7, 123. 2002
    ..actinomycetemcomitans. Based on the clinical, readiographic, and microbiological findings, the present case was diagnosed as acute periodontitis...
  35. ncbi Comparison of curet and paper point sampling of subgingival bacteria as analyzed by real-time polymerase chain reaction
    Pia Merete Jervøe-Storm
    Department of Periodontology, Operative and Preventive Dentistry, University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany
    J Periodontol 78:909-17. 2007
    ..It was the aim of the present study to compare two widely used sampling techniques for subgingival bacteria using quantitative real-time polymerase chain reaction...
  36. ncbi Susceptibility of vaginal bacteria to metronidazole and tinidazole
    M N Austin
    Magee Womens Research Institute, 204 Craft Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Anaerobe 12:227-30. 2006
    ..There was no significant difference observed in the inhibitory activity of either drug to any of the isolates tested...
  37. ncbi Sulfurihydrogenibium subterraneum gen. nov., sp. nov., from a subsurface hot aquifer
    Ken Takai
    Subground Animalcule Retrieval SUGAR Project, Frontier Research System for Extremophiles, Japan Marine Science and Technology Center, 2 15 Natsushima cho, Yokosuka 237 0061, Japan
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:823-7. 2003
    ..The name Sulfurihydrogenibium subterraneum gen. nov., sp. nov. is proposed for this novel species; the type strain is HGMK1(T) (= JCM 11477(T) = ATCC BAA-562(T) = DSM 15120(T))...
  38. ncbi [Bacteriological examination of infections in the field of oral surgery]
    M Higashitsutsumi
    Research Foundation for Microbial Diseases of Osaka University
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 65:1344-54. 1991
    ..5) Most strains were sensitive to Midecamycin acetate and Josamycin. Minimum inhibitory concentration of 80% isolates (MIC80) against these antibiotics was 0.39 microgram/ml...
  39. ncbi Clinical, bacteriological, and histopathological study of toxic puerperal metritis in Iraqi buffalo
    O I Azawi
    Department of Surgery and Obstetrics, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Mosul, Mosul, Iraq
    J Dairy Sci 90:4654-60. 2007
    ..9 and 208.3 +/- 11.3 vs. 242.7 +/- 12.9 and 166.8 +/- 11.5 U/L, respectively). In a conclusion, gram-negative anaerobes and other facultative pathogens including A. pyogenes were important pathogens that cause severe uterine inflammation...
  40. 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
    ..Nevertheless, there is accumulating evidence that bacteria cause the disease, while the individual's genetic makeup and environmental influences determine the severity of the disease...
  41. ncbi [Pathogenic potential of Porphyromonas gingivalis, Treponema denticola and Tannerella forsythia, the red bacterial complex associated with periodontitis]
    C Bodet
    Groupe de Recherche en Ecologie Buccale, Faculte de Medecine Dentaire, Universite Laval, G1K 7P4 Quebec, Quebec, Canada
    Pathol Biol (Paris) 55:154-62. 2007
    ..Members of the red complex are Gram negative anaerobic bacteria expressing numerous virulence factors allowing bacteria to colonize the subgingival sites, to disturb ..
  42. ncbi Prunella vulgaris extract and rosmarinic acid suppress lipopolysaccharide-induced alteration in human gingival fibroblasts
    A Zdarilova
    Department of Medical Chemistry and Biochemistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Hnevotinska 3, Palacky University, 775 15 Olomouc, Czech Republic
    Toxicol In Vitro 23:386-92. 2009
    ..The effects of PVE and RA are presumably linked to their anti-inflammatory activities and thus use of PVE and RA may be relevant in modulating the inflammation process, including periodontal disease...
  43. pmc LPS-stimulated human gingival fibroblasts inhibit the differentiation of monocytes into osteoclasts through the production of osteoprotegerin
    T Nagasawa
    Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Graduate School, Department of Hard Tissue Engineering Periodontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Immunol 130:338-44. 2002
    ..The present study suggests that LPS-stimulated HGFs inhibit monocyte differentiation into osteoclasts through the production of OPG...
  44. ncbi Fusidic acid in vitro activity
    P Collignon
    Department of Microbiology, ACT Pathology, The Canberra Hospital, Australia
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 12:S45-58. 1999
    ..Fusidic acid appears to inhibit the function of neutrophils and T-lymphocytes at clinically achieved concentrations...
  45. ncbi German multicentre survey of the antibiotic susceptibility of Bacteroides fragilis group and Prevotella species isolated from intra-abdominal infections: results from the PRISMA study
    Harald Seifert
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Hygiene, University of Cologne, Cologne, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 65:2405-10. 2010
    ....
  46. ncbi An antibacterial surface on dental implants, based on the photocatalytic bactericidal effect
    Naoki Suketa
    Division of Fixed Prosthodontics and Oral Rehabilitation, Department of Developmental and Reconstructive Medicine, Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 7 1 Sakamoto, Nagasaki 852 8588, Japan
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 7:105-11. 2005
    ..However, rough implant surfaces, as compared to smooth surfaces, are thought to pose a higher risk of bacterial infection when exposed to the oral cavity...
  47. pmc Internal prostaglandin synthesis augments osteoprotegerin production in human gingival fibroblasts stimulated by lipopolysaccharide
    M Kiji
    Periodontology, Department of Hard Tissue Engineering, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Clin Exp Immunol 149:327-34. 2007
    ..EP1 and EP2 agonists, but not EP3 and EP4 agonists, increased OPG production by HGF. These results suggest that LPS-induced OPG production by HGF is regulated via EP1 and/or EP2 receptors by endogenously generated PGE(2)...
  48. ncbi Necrotic leiomyoma and gram-negative sepsis eight weeks after uterine artery embolization
    Matthew Aungst
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, David Grant Medical Center, Travis Air Force Base, California, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 104:1161-4. 2004
    ..Uterine artery embolization for symptomatic leiomyomata is generally safe, but rare life-threatening complications, including sepsis, can result...
  49. ncbi Comparative in vitro antimicrobial activity of a novel quinolone, garenoxacin, against aerobic and anaerobic microbial isolates recovered from general, vascular, cardiothoracic and otolaryngologic surgical patients
    Charles E Edmiston
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Antimicrob Chemother 56:872-8. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to analyse the susceptibility of unique and non-duplicate aerobic and anaerobic isolates from surgical patients to a novel des-F(6)-quinolone (garenoxacin) and other selected antimicrobial agents...
  50. ncbi Alzheimer's disease and peripheral infections: the possible contribution from periodontal infections, model and hypothesis
    Angela R Kamer
    Department of Periodontics and Implant Dentistry and Basic Sciences, NYU College of Dentistry, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 13:437-49. 2008
    ..Since periodontitis is a treatable condition, it may be a readily modifiable risk factor for AD...
  51. ncbi Inflammation and Alzheimer's disease: possible role of periodontal diseases
    Angela R Kamer
    Department of Periodontology and Implant Dentistry, College of Dentistry, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 4:242-50. 2008
    ..Because chronic periodontitis is a treatable infection, it might be a readily modifiable risk factor for AD...
  52. pmc Sequence analysis and characterization of pOM1, a small cryptic plasmid from Butyrivibrio fibrisolvens, and its use in construction of a new family of cloning vectors for Butyrivibrios
    M A Hefford
    Centre for Food and Animal Research, Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Appl Environ Microbiol 63:1701-11. 1997
    ..pOM1 has been used in the construction of a new Escherichia coli-B. fibrisolvens shuttle vector, pSMerm1, which has been successfully used to introduce a cloned gene into B. fibrisolvens harboring the pRJF1 plasmid...
  53. pmc Infected pneumatocele following anaerobic pneumonia in adult
    Sang Hyun Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, National Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Korean J Intern Med 20:343-5. 2005
    ..Intravenous antibiotics and percutaneous catheter drainage resulted in a successful treatment...
  54. ncbi Functional expression of D-glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase from the hyperthermophilic eubacterium Thermotoga maritima in Escherichia coli. Authenticity and kinetic properties of the recombinant enzyme
    A Tomschy
    Institut fur Biophysik und Physikalische Biochemie, Universitat Regensburg, Germany
    Eur J Biochem 214:43-50. 1993
    ..The expressed protein restores the natural E. coli phenotype in a gap- strain, thus providing evidence that the hyperthermophilic protein can fold and associate to its native, functional state in its mesophilic host...
  55. pmc Cloning, sequencing, and expression of ruvB and characterization of RuvB proteins from two distantly related thermophilic eubacteria
    J Tong
    Department of Microbiology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York 10029, USA
    J Bacteriol 178:2695-700. 1996
    ..thermophilus RuvB protein in the E. coli ruvB recG mutant strain N3395 partially complemented the UV-sensitive phenotype, suggesting that T. thermophilus RuvB protein has a function similar to that of E. coli RuvB in vivo...
  56. ncbi [Newly discovered properties of spore-forming sulfate-reducing bacteria, Desulfotomaculum 435 and 781 strains]
    E V Beliakova
    Mikrobiologiia 73:284-6. 2004
  57. ncbi Antibacterial activity of Brazilian propolis and fractions against oral anaerobic bacteria
    F A Santos
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Laboratório de Biologia de Microrganismos, Instituto de Ciências Biológicas da Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Caixa Postal 486, Avenida Antonio Carlos 6627, CEP 31270 901, MG, Belo Horizonte, Brazil
    J Ethnopharmacol 80:1-7. 2002
    ..None of the assayed fractions was more active than the extract, suggesting that the antibacterial activity is probably due to the synergistic effect of several compounds...
  58. ncbi Detection of extra-cellular enzymes of anaerobic gram-negative bacteria from clinically diseased and healthy sites
    J M Nagmoti
    Department of Microbiology, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Karnataka 590 010, India
    Indian J Med Microbiol 26:65-7. 2008
    ..004). No such difference was observed with other enzymes. Hence, collagenase is probably one of the key virulence markers of pathogenic AGNB, and the inhibitors targeting collagenases might help in the therapy of anaerobic infections...
  59. ncbi Comparison of gene probe and conventional methods for the differentiation of ovine footrot isolates of Dichelobacter nodosus
    J I Rood
    Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Australia
    Vet Microbiol 52:127-41. 1996
    ..It is suggested that diagnostic laboratories consider carrying out both this PCR test and tests based on the extracellular proteases of D. nodosus...
  60. pmc Can known risk factors explain racial differences in the occurrence of bacterial vaginosis?
    Roberta B Ness
    University of Pittsburgh, Graduate School of Public Health, Magee Womens Hospital, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15261, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 95:201-12. 2003
    ..Black women are more likely to have bacterial vaginosis (BV) than are non-Hispanic white women. We examined whether this disparity can be explained by racial differences in known BV risk factors...
  61. ncbi Fermentation of trans-aconitate via citrate, oxaloacetate, and pyruvate by Acidaminococcus fermentans
    U Härtel
    Laboratorium für Mikrobiologie, Fachbereich Biologie, Philipps Universitat, D 35032 Marburg, Germany
    Arch Microbiol 166:342-9. 1996
    ..Citrate Si-lyase, a Mg2+-dependent oxaloacetate decarboxylase, and pyruvate synthase were present in quantities that corresponded to the growth rate of the organism...
  62. ncbi Coupling H+ transport and ATP synthesis in F1F0-ATP synthases: glimpses of interacting parts in a dynamic molecular machine
    R H Fillingame
    Department of Biomolecular Chemistry, University of Wisconsin Medical School, Madison 53706, USA
    J Exp Biol 200:217-24. 1997
    ..The movement of gamma and epsilon therefore probably involves a unit of four c subunits. The organization of subunits in F0 remains a mystery; it will have to be understood if we are to understand the mechanism of torque generation...
  63. ncbi Comparative in vitro activity of PH-027 versus linezolid and other anti-anaerobic antimicrobials against clinical isolates of Clostridium difficile and other anaerobic bacteria
    O A Phillips
    Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    J Chemother 15:113-7. 2003
    ..From the results of in vitro susceptibility testing, both linezolid and PH-027 show promise in the treatment of anaerobic infections...
  64. ncbi PCR methodology as a valuable tool for identification of endodontic pathogens
    Jose F Siqueira
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Estacio de Sa University, R Herotides de Oliveira 61 601, Icarai, Niteroi, RJ 24230 230, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Dent 31:333-9. 2003
    ....
  65. pmc Taurine reduction in anaerobic respiration of Bilophila wadsworthia RZATAU
    H Laue
    Facultät für Biologie, Universitat Konstanz, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 63:2016-21. 1997
    ..g., formate to sulfite reductase via an electron transport system which presumably generates a proton gradient across the cell membrane...
  66. 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
    ..4, 9.8 and 17% for imipenem, amoxycillin-clavulanic acid, metronidazole and clindamycin, respectively. As no strains resistant to LZD were detected, this antibiotic seems a promising candidate to treat infections caused by anaerobes...
  67. ncbi A novel lineage of sulfate-reducing microorganisms: Thermodesulfobiaceae fam. nov., Thermodesulfobium narugense, gen. nov., sp. nov., a new thermophilic isolate from a hot spring
    Koji Mori
    Research Institute of Biological Resources, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology AIST, Tsukuba Central 6, 1 1 1 Higashi, Tsukuba 305 8566, Ibaraki, Japan
    Extremophiles 7:283-90. 2003
    ..We proposed the name Thermodesulfobium narugense gen. nov., sp. nov. with strain Na82T (=DSM 14796T=JCM 11510T) as the type strain. Furthermore, a new family, Thermodesulfobiaceae fam. nov., is proposed for the genus...
  68. ncbi [Therapeutic management of peritonitis]
    A Bourgoin
    Departement d Anesthesie Reanimation, Hopital Nord, Chemin des Bourrelly, 13915 Marseille, France
    Med Mal Infect 34:183-95. 2004
    ..An antifungal treatment (fluconazole) is usually necessary, at least until the results of peritoneal fluid culture are available. The duration of treatment is quite variable, ranging from 48 h in less severe forms to 14 days...
  69. ncbi Development and characterization of an animal model of dental sinusitis
    K Garming Legert
    Department of Odontology, Karolinska Institutet, Huddinge, Sweden
    Acta Otolaryngol 125:1195-1202. 2005
    ..It is applicable to further studies of sinusitis of odontogenic origin...
  70. ncbi Supra-gingival microbiota in Sjögren's syndrome
    K C M Leung
    Oral Rehabilitation, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Clin Oral Investig 11:415-23. 2007
    ..acidophilus and non-oral species, while SS sufferers generally had lower proportions of gram-negative species. The microbial composition of noncaries associated SGP indicates a potential source of increased caries risk in SS...
  71. ncbi The organization and expression of essential transcription translation component genes in the extremely thermophilic eubacterium Thermotoga maritima
    D Liao
    Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, University of British Columbia, Vancouver
    J Biol Chem 267:22787-97. 1992
    ..The T. maritima NusG protein exhibits 43% amino acid sequence identity when aligned to the E. coli protein; the alignment is interrupted by a large 171-amino acid-long insertion into the T. maritima protein after codon 45...
  72. ncbi Bacterial invasion of non-exposed dental pulp
    E Hoshino
    Niigata University School of Dentistry, Japan
    Int Endod J 25:2-5. 1992
    ..The bacterial composition resembled that of the deep layers of dentinal lesions described previously, suggesting that the bacteria isolated in this study had passed through some individual dentinal tubules, to invade the dental pulp...
  73. ncbi Activity, stability and structural studies of lactate dehydrogenases adapted to extreme thermal environments
    Nicolas Coquelle
    Laboratoire de Biophysique Moleculaire, Institut de Biologie Structurale J P Ebel, CEA CNRS UJF, UMR 5075, 41 rue Jules Horowitz, 38027 Grenoble Cedex 01, France
    J Mol Biol 374:547-62. 2007
    ..The analysis of the LDHs adapted to extreme temperatures shed light on how evolutionary processes shift the subtle balance between overall stability and flexibility of an enzyme...
  74. pmc The DNA-dependent RNA-polymerase of Thermotoga maritima; characterisation of the enzyme and the DNA-sequence of the genes for the large subunits
    P Palm
    Max Planck Institut fur Biochemie, Martinsried, Germany
    Nucleic Acids Res 21:4904-8. 1993
    ..The phylogenetic position of T.maritima within the bacterial domain was determined by various methods. It is the lowest bacterial offspring but slightly higher than the chloroplasts...
  75. ncbi [Characteristic of clinical strains of gram-negative obligate anaerobes]
    Joanna Kadzielska
    Katedra i Zakład Mikrobiologii Lekarskiej Akademii Medycznej w Warszawie
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 59:351-7. 2007
    ..3%), amoxicillin/clavulanate (97.8%)...
  76. ncbi Topographic distribution of bacteria associated with oral malodour on the tongue
    Robert P Allaker
    Institute of Dentistry, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK
    Arch Oral Biol 53:S8-S12. 2008
    ..To investigate the topographic distribution of bacterial types and loads associated with mid-morning oral malodour on the tongue surface...
  77. ncbi Rapid and simple detection of eight major periodontal pathogens by the loop-mediated isothermal amplification method
    Junko Miyagawa
    Department of Pathophysiology Periodontal Science, Okayama University Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, 2 5 1 Shikata cho, Okayama, Japan
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 53:314-21. 2008
    ..These findings suggest the usefulness of the LAMP method for the rapid and simple microbiological diagnosis of periodontitis, and the possibility of LAMP examination without the DNA extraction step...
  78. ncbi [A case of sepsis caused by Edwardsiella tarda complicated panophthalmitis and pyogenic spondylitis]
    M Harada
    Second Department of Internal Medicine, Kurume University School of Medicine
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 64:620-4. 1990
    ..So we diagnosed sepsis with pyogenic spondylitis and panophthalmitis. We suspected that chronic ethanol administration reduced the resistance to infection of E. tarda which caused sepsis...
  79. pmc Nucleotide sequence of the Zymomonas mobilis alcohol dehydrogenase II gene
    K H Yoon
    Genetic Engineering Center, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul
    Nucleic Acids Res 18:187. 1990
  80. pmc Ability of Acidaminococcus fermentans to oxidize trans-aconitate and decrease the accumulation of tricarballylate, a toxic end product of ruminal fermentation
    G M Cook
    Section of Microbiology, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853
    Appl Environ Microbiol 60:2533-7. 1994
    ..fermentans (2 g of bacterial protein) was added directly to the rumen, the subsequent conversion of trans-aconitate to tricarballylate decreased 50%, but this effect did not persist for more than 18 h.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 250 WORDS)..
  81. ncbi A study of the subgingival microflora of HIV-seropositive and CD4 cell depleted children with hemophilia
    K Okuda
    Department of Microbiology, Tokyo Dental College, Japan
    Bull Tokyo Dent Coll 35:91-4. 1994
    ..Gram-negative rods other than Capnocytophaga species were not common in these samples. It is possible that the subgingival microbial flora are influenced by the CD4 cell decrease with HIV infection...
  82. ncbi [Bacteria isolated from surgical infections and their susceptibilities to antimicrobial agents --special references to bacteria isolated between April 2008 and March 2009]
    Nagao Shinagawa
    Department of Surgery, NTT West Tokai Hospital
    Jpn J Antibiot 63:105-70. 2010
    ..aureus, and Enterococcus spp., nor multidrug-resistant P aeruginosa. We should carefully follow up B. wadsworthia which was resistant to various antibiotics, and also Bacteroides spp. which was resistant to many beta-lactam antibiotics...
  83. ncbi The crystal structure of holo-glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase from the hyperthermophilic bacterium Thermotoga maritima at 2.5 A resolution
    I Korndörfer
    Max Planck Institut fur Biochemie, Martinsried, FRG
    J Mol Biol 246:511-21. 1995
    ..A large number of extra salt-bridges may be an important factor contributing to the high thermostability of this protein...
  84. ncbi The susceptibility of anaerobic bacteria isolated from periodontal diseases to photodynamic inactivation with Fotolon (chlorin e6)
    Zuzanna Drulis-Kawa
    Institute of Genetics and Microbiology, University of Wrocław, Poland
    Pol J Microbiol 54:305-10. 2005
    ..Over 99.9% reduction in colony forming units in 20 Gram-positive and 30 Gram-negative clinical anaerobic strains was obtained...
  85. ncbi Dissimilatory sulphite reductase from Archaeoglobus fulgidus: physico-chemical properties of the enzyme and cloning, sequencing and analysis of the reductase genes
    C Dahl
    Institut für Mikrobiologie und Biotechnologie, Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelms Universitat Bonn
    J Gen Microbiol 139:1817-28. 1993
    ....
  86. ncbi Nucleotide sequence of the gene coding for the elongation factor Tu from the extremely thermophilic eubacterium Thermotoga maritima
    M Bachleitner
    Lehrstuhl fur Mikrobiologie, Techn Universität München, F R G
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 48:115-20. 1989
  87. pmc Similarity of Escherichia coli propanediol oxidoreductase (fucO product) and an unusual alcohol dehydrogenase from Zymomonas mobilis and Saccharomyces cerevisiae
    T Conway
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Nebraska, Lincoln 68588 0118
    J Bacteriol 171:3754-9. 1989
    ..These three proteins did not share homology with either short-chain or long-chain zinc-containing alcohol dehydrogenase enzymes. We propose that these three unusual alcohol dehydrogenases define a new family of enzymes...
  88. ncbi [Bacteria isolated from surgical infections and its susceptibilities to antimicrobial agents--special references to bacteria isolated between April 2006 and March 2007]
    Nagao Shinagawa
    Department of Surgery, NTT West Tokai Hospital
    Jpn J Antibiot 61:122-71. 2008
    ..aeruginosa. There were three strains of methicillin-resistant coagulase-negative Staphylococcus aureus, but all of them had good susceptibilities against various anti-MRSA antibiotics. We should carefully follow up B. wadsworthia...
  89. ncbi Influence of in-vivo endotoxin liberation on anti-anaerobic antimicrobial efficacy
    V O Rotimi
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University, Safat
    J Chemother 13:510-8. 2001
    ....
  90. ncbi Antibacterial activity of moxifloxacin against periodontal anaerobic pathogens involved in systemic infections
    I Milazzo
    Department of Microbiological and Gynaecological Sciences Section of Microbiology, University of Catania, Via Androne, 81, 95124 Catania, Italy
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 20:451-6. 2002
    ..Our results show that moxifloxacin has good antibacterial activity against periodontal pathogens comparable with that of cefoxitin and amoxycillin/clavulanate, and better than that of clindamycin, metronidazole and penicillin...
  91. ncbi Characterisation of cellulose-binding proteins that are involved in the adhesion mechanism of Fibrobacter intestinalis DR7
    J Miron
    Metabolic Unit, Volcani Center, Bet Dagan, Israel
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 51:491-7. 1999
    ..It is suggested that some glycosylated residues of CBP may have a predominant role in the adhesion of DR7 to cellulose...
  92. ncbi The effects of three nonoxynol-9 preparations on vaginal flora and epithelium
    D H Watts
    Pediatric, Adolescent, Maternal AIDS Branch, CRMC NICHD NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Infect Dis 180:426-37. 1999
    ..Symptoms and colposcopic abnormalities were rare. Changes in levels of vaginal bacteria were transient after single applications of N-9, but adverse effects may be enhanced with frequent, chronic use...
  93. ncbi [Rapid identification of Bilophila wadsworthia]
    H Sawamura
    Institute of Anaerobic Bacteriology, Gifu University School of Medicine
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 71:614-9. 1997
    ..wadsworthia...
  94. ncbi Endometriosis is associated with an altered profile of intestinal microflora in female rhesus monkeys
    Michael T Bailey
    University of Wisconsin, Harlow Center for Biological Psychology, 22 N Charter Street, Madison, WI 53715, USA
    Hum Reprod 17:1704-8. 2002
    ..A second study assessed the prevalence of intestinal inflammation in female monkeys to determine whether endometriosis is associated with an increased likelihood of intestinal inflammation...
  95. ncbi Prevalence of gram negative anaerobic bacilli in routine clinical specimens
    A De
    Department of Microbiology, L.T.M. Medical College, Sion, Mumbai
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 44:435-8. 2001
    ..8%) of strains in pure culture. Gram negative anaerobic bacilli in infective processes are significantly on the rise and so suspected cultures should be processed for both aerobic and anaerobic organisms...
  96. ncbi Evidence of quorum sensing in the rumen ecosystem: detection of N-acyl homoserine lactone autoinducers in ruminal contents
    D L Erickson
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Lethbridge Research Centre, AB
    Can J Microbiol 48:374-8. 2002
    ....
  97. ncbi Reconstitution of Fo of the sodium ion translocating ATP synthase of Propionigenium modestum from its heterologously expressed and purified subunits
    Franziska Wehrle
    Institut fur Mikrobiologie, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Biochem 269:2567-73. 2002
    ..modestum and c(11) from Ilyobacter tartaricus. These Fo hybrids had Na(+) translocation activities that were not distinguishable from that of P. modestum F(o)...
  98. ncbi Haloanaerobium fermentans sp. nov., a strictly anaerobic, fermentative halophile isolated from fermented puffer fish ovaries
    T Kobayashi
    Department of Food Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Fisheries, Japan
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 50:1621-7. 2000
    ..Based on these results, the new isolate appears to represent a new Haloanaerobium species, for which the name Haloanaerobium fermentans sp. nov. is proposed. The type strain is R-9T (= JCM 10494T)...
  99. pmc Use of Fe(III) as an electron acceptor to recover previously uncultured hyperthermophiles: isolation and characterization of Geothermobacterium ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov
    Kazem Kashefi
    Department of Microbiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts 01003, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:1735-42. 2002
    ..Based on both its 16S rDNA sequence and physiological characteristics, strain FW-1a represents a new genus among the Bacteria. The name Geothermobacterium ferrireducens gen. nov., sp. nov., is proposed (ATCC BAA-426)...
  100. ncbi Thermotoga neapolitana bglB gene, upstream of lamA, encodes a highly thermostable beta-glucosidase that is a laminaribiase
    V V Zverlov
    Institute of Molecular Genetics, Russian Academy of Science, Moscow, Russia
    Microbiology 143:3537-42. 1997
    ..The two purified enzymes 1,3-beta-glucosidase BglB (laminaribiase) and 1,3-beta-glucanase LamA (laminarinase) were together capable of completely degrading laminarin to glucose...
  101. ncbi Microbiological evidence for Fe(III) reduction on early Earth
    M Vargas
    Department of Microbiology, University of Massachusetts, Amherst 01003, USA
    Nature 395:65-7. 1998
    ....

Research Grants12

  1. A Dual-drug Delivery to Inhibit Causes of Periodontal Diseases
    RAJIV KUMAR SATSANGI; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Thus, the chances of success of this product in successfully treating the periodontal disease are high. ..
  2. Analyses of Host-Biofilm Interactions: A Novel Polymicrobial Model
    Karen Novak; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This understanding is necessary to develop and evaluate new strategies for controlling the destructive features of these chronic inflammatory diseases. ..
  3. 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]..
  4. Inflammation and Ovarian Cancer
    Clareann Bunker; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In particular, NSAID use may prove to be a potentially important chemopreventative for this often-fatal disease. ..
  5. ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN A SUBGINGIVAL BIOFILM MODEL
    Clay Walker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We believe the information derived from the experiments described will provide a better understanding of the subgingival flora and the effects that antibiotics may have on this flora. ..
  6. Efficient Mechanism of Gene Transfer in B. fragilis
    David Hecht; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Microbial Markers for Periodontal Disease in Children
    Daniel Fine; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  8. 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. ..
  9. Guided Pocket Recolonization (GPR) in Periodontitis
    Marc Quirynen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Clinical data will be collected after 2, 4, 6, 8 and 12 weeks. The results should indicate the possible role for commensal organisms in periodontal disease and subgingival biofilm formation. ..
  10. 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. ..
  11. EFFECTIVENESS OF OUTPATIENT TREATMENT OF PID
    Roberta Ness; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We gain great efficiency in the use of the extensive resources and excellent follow-up success within the PEACH cohort. ..
  12. DOUCHING, VAGINAL MICROBIOLOGY, AND PID
    Roberta Ness; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Given the paucity of information regarding the relationship between douching and reproductive outcomes, the proposed study is imperative in order to direct future public health recommendations. ..