kluyvera

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Summary: A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic bacteria in the family ENTEROBACTERIACEAE. It is found in FOOD; SOIL; and SEWAGE; and is an opportunistic pathogen of humans.

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  1. ncbi Clinically significant Kluyvera infections: a report of seven cases
    J Elliot Carter
    Department of Pathology, University of South Alabama, Medical Center, Mobile 36617, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 123:334-8. 2005
  2. ncbi Urinary tract infection caused by Kluyvera ascorbata in an immunocompromised patient: case report and review
    Donato Torre
    Section of Infectious Diseases, General Hospital, Cittiglio, Varese, Italy
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:375-8. 2005
  3. doi Enterobacteriaceae and related organisms isolated from shell eggs collected during commercial processing
    M T Musgrove
    Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Richard B Russell Agricultural Research Center, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Poult Sci 87:1211-8. 2008
  4. doi Ethanol production from biodiesel-derived crude glycerol by newly isolated Kluyvera cryocrescens
    Won Jae Choi
    Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences, Agency for Science, Technology and Research A STAR, 1 Pesek Road, Jurong Island, Singapore
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 89:1255-64. 2011
  5. pmc A plasmid-borne Shewanella algae Gene, qnrA3, and its possible transfer in vivo between Kluyvera ascorbata and Klebsiella pneumoniae
    Christine Lascols
    Universite Paris 12, IFR10, Bacteriologie, F 94000 Creteil, France
    J Bacteriol 190:5217-23. 2008
  6. doi Beta-lactam induction of ISEcp1B-mediated mobilization of the naturally occurring bla(CTX-M) beta-lactamase gene of Kluyvera ascorbata
    Patrice Nordmann
    Service de Bacteriologie Virologie, Hopital de Bicetre, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, INSERM U 914, and Faculté de Médecine et Université Paris Sud, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 288:247-9. 2008
  7. pmc Chromosome-encoded CTX-M-3 from Kluyvera ascorbata: a possible origin of plasmid-borne CTX-M-1-derived cefotaximases
    María Margarita Rodríguez
    Catedra de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquimica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:4895-7. 2004
  8. pmc The genome and proteome of the Kluyvera bacteriophage Kvp1--another member of the T7-like Autographivirinae
    Erika J Lingohr
    Public Health Agency of Canada, Laboratory for Foodborne Zoonoses, Guelph, ON, Canada
    Virol J 5:122. 2008
  9. ncbi Isolation and antimicrobial sensitivities of Kluyvera spp. from humans in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, 2005-2006
    Berit Muller-Pebody
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 30:371-2. 2007
  10. doi Kluyvera infections in the pediatric population
    J Elliot Carter
    Department of Pathology, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL 36617, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:839-41. 2008

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  1. ncbi Clinically significant Kluyvera infections: a report of seven cases
    J Elliot Carter
    Department of Pathology, University of South Alabama, Medical Center, Mobile 36617, USA
    Am J Clin Pathol 123:334-8. 2005
    To determine the clinical significance of Kluyvera isolates at our institution, we retrospectively analyzed clinical microbiology data from January 1999 to September 2003...
  2. ncbi Urinary tract infection caused by Kluyvera ascorbata in an immunocompromised patient: case report and review
    Donato Torre
    Section of Infectious Diseases, General Hospital, Cittiglio, Varese, Italy
    Scand J Infect Dis 37:375-8. 2005
    We describe an immunocompromised patient, aged 78 y, with urinary tract infection caused by Kluyvera ascorbata. Complete recovery was achieved on antibiotic therapy with ceftriaxone. Review of the literature clearly indicates that K...
  3. doi Enterobacteriaceae and related organisms isolated from shell eggs collected during commercial processing
    M T Musgrove
    Agricultural Research Service, USDA, Richard B Russell Agricultural Research Center, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Poult Sci 87:1211-8. 2008
    ..Other genera isolated from at least 1 of the 3 plants included Cedecea, Citrobacter, Erwinia, Hafnia, Klebsiella, Kluyvera, Leclercia, Morganella, Proteus, Providencia, Rahnella, Salmonella, and Serratia...
  4. doi Ethanol production from biodiesel-derived crude glycerol by newly isolated Kluyvera cryocrescens
    Won Jae Choi
    Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences, Agency for Science, Technology and Research A STAR, 1 Pesek Road, Jurong Island, Singapore
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 89:1255-64. 2011
    ..The newly isolated bacteria, identified as nonpathogenic Kluyvera cryocrescens S26 could convert biodiesel-derived crude glycerol to ethanol with high yield and productivity...
  5. pmc A plasmid-borne Shewanella algae Gene, qnrA3, and its possible transfer in vivo between Kluyvera ascorbata and Klebsiella pneumoniae
    Christine Lascols
    Universite Paris 12, IFR10, Bacteriologie, F 94000 Creteil, France
    J Bacteriol 190:5217-23. 2008
    ..We isolated two qnrA3-positive strains, one of Klebsiella pneumoniae (He96) and one of Kluyvera ascorbata (Kas96), from the feces of an immunocompromised outpatient. The qnrA3 allele was identical to that of S...
  6. doi Beta-lactam induction of ISEcp1B-mediated mobilization of the naturally occurring bla(CTX-M) beta-lactamase gene of Kluyvera ascorbata
    Patrice Nordmann
    Service de Bacteriologie Virologie, Hopital de Bicetre, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, INSERM U 914, and Faculté de Médecine et Université Paris Sud, Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 288:247-9. 2008
    ..animals, the ability of this insertion sequence to mobilize the bla(CTX-M-2) gene was tested from its progenitor Kluyvera ascorbata to study the effects of amoxicillin/clavulanic and cefquinome as enhancers of transposition...
  7. pmc Chromosome-encoded CTX-M-3 from Kluyvera ascorbata: a possible origin of plasmid-borne CTX-M-1-derived cefotaximases
    María Margarita Rodríguez
    Catedra de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquimica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:4895-7. 2004
    A gene identical to plasmid-borne bla(CTX-M-3) is present in the chromosome of one Kluyvera ascorbata strain...
  8. pmc The genome and proteome of the Kluyvera bacteriophage Kvp1--another member of the T7-like Autographivirinae
    Erika J Lingohr
    Public Health Agency of Canada, Laboratory for Foodborne Zoonoses, Guelph, ON, Canada
    Virol J 5:122. 2008
    b>Kluyvera, a genus within the family Enterobacteriaceae, is an infrequent cause of human infections...
  9. ncbi Isolation and antimicrobial sensitivities of Kluyvera spp. from humans in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, 2005-2006
    Berit Muller-Pebody
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 30:371-2. 2007
  10. doi Kluyvera infections in the pediatric population
    J Elliot Carter
    Department of Pathology, University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL 36617, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 27:839-41. 2008
    In pediatric patients, Kluyvera spp. has emerged as a cause of disease ranging from soft tissue infections to sepsis with multiorgan failure...
  11. pmc Identification of a progenitor of the CTX-M-9 group of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases from Kluyvera georgiana isolated in Guyana
    Adam B Olson
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:2112-5. 2005
    Chromosomal beta-lactamase genes (bla(KLUY)) from six Kluyvera georgiana strains isolated in Guyana were cloned and expressed in Escherichia coli...
  12. pmc In vitro analysis of ISEcp1B-mediated mobilization of naturally occurring beta-lactamase gene blaCTX-M of Kluyvera ascorbata
    Marie Frédérique Lartigue
    Service de Bacteriologie Virologie, Hopital de Bicetre, Faculte de Medecine Paris Sud, Universite Paris, K Bicêtre, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:1282-6. 2006
    ..Thus, the ability of this insertion sequence to mobilize the blaCTX-M-2 gene was tested from its progenitor, Kluyvera ascorbata. Insertions of ISEcp1B upstream of the blaCTX-M-2 gene in K...
  13. ncbi Characterisation of KLUA-9, a beta-lactamase from extended-spectrum cephalosporin-susceptible Kluyvera ascorbata, and genetic organisation of bla(KLUA-9)
    María Margarita Rodríguez
    Catedra de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquimica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Junín 954 1113, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:332-7. 2007
    This study characterised the genetic environment of the chromosomally encoded bla(KLUA-9) gene from a clinical Kluyvera ascorbata isolate and performed a kinetic characterisation of KLUA-9...
  14. ncbi Kluyvera meningitis in a newborn
    Marisa Rosso
    Neonatology Unit, Virgen del Rocío University Children s Hospital, Seville, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:1070-1. 2007
    b>Kluyvera is described infrequently in association with clinically significant infections in humans. It can produce a wide range of clinically significant manifestations...
  15. ncbi Evidence for the involvement of arginyl residue at the active site of penicillin G acylase from Kluyvera citrophila
    R Suresh Kumar
    Division of Biochemical Sciences, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune 411008, India
    Biotechnol Lett 26:1601-6. 2004
    ..Penicillin G acylase from Kluyvera citrophila was purified and chemically modified to identify the role of arginine in catalysis...
  16. ncbi Occurrence of strains producing specific antibacterial inhibitory agents in five genera of Enterobacteriaceae
    Jan Smarda
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Medicine, Masaryk University, Tomesova 12, 602 00, Brno, Czech Republic
    Curr Microbiol 54:113-8. 2007
    ..We tested 50-163 strains each of the potentially pathogenic genera: Escherichia, Citrobacter, Enterobacter, Kluyvera, and Leclercia for their ability to produce bacteriophages, high-molecular-weight (HMW) and low-molecular-weight (..
  17. ncbi Characterization of the Enterobacteriaceae isolated from an artisanal Italian ewe's cheese (Pecorino Abruzzese)
    C Chaves-López
    Dipartimento di Scienze degli Alimenti, Università di Teramo, Via Carlo Lerici 1 Mosciano Stazione TE, Italy
    J Appl Microbiol 101:353-60. 2006
    ..To evaluate some physiological characteristics of the Enterobacteriaceae isolated from Pecorino cheese...
  18. pmc Genetic and structural insights into the dissemination potential of the extremely broad-spectrum class A beta-lactamase KPC-2 identified in an Escherichia coli strain and an Enterobacter cloacae strain isolated from the same patient in France
    Stephanie Petrella
    UPMC Univ Paris 06, EA1541, Bactériologie Hygiène, Paris, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:3725-36. 2008
    ..bla(KLUC-2), encoding a mutant of the chromosomal beta-lactamase of Kluyvera cryocrescens, was also identified at a plasmid location in E...
  19. ncbi Differentiation of Kluyvera cryocrescens from Kluyvera ascorbata by irgasan susceptibility testing
    M Altwegg
    Department of Medical Microbiology, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Ann Inst Pasteur Microbiol 137:159-68. 1986
    From the faeces of a diarrhoeic patient, we isolated a strain of Kluyvera ascorbata on cefsulodin-irgasan-novobiocin (CIN) agar, a highly selective medium used for Yersinia enterocolitica...
  20. pmc First case of septicemia due to a strain belonging to enteric group 58 (Enterobacteriaceae) and its designation as Averyella dalhousiensis gen. nov., sp. nov., based on analysis of strains from 20 additional cases
    Andrew S Johnson
    Department of Medicine and Pathology, Queen Elizabeth II Health Sciences Centre, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Clin Microbiol 43:5195-201. 2005
    ..Salmonella spp., Serratia spp., Kluyvera spp., or Escherichia spp...
  21. ncbi Cefotaximases (CTX-M-ases), an expanding family of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases
    Jan Walther-Rasmussen
    Deparment of Clinical Microbiology, The National University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Can J Microbiol 50:137-65. 2004
    ..the CTX-M-ases are divided into four subfamilies that seem to have descended from chromosomal beta-lactamases of Kluyvera spp...
  22. ncbi Multiple antimicrobial resistance in Enterobacteriaceae isolates from pristine freshwater
    C I Lima-Bittencourt
    Departamento de Biologia Geral, Instituto de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brasil
    Genet Mol Res 6:510-21. 2007
    ..sp, Serratia sp, Escherichia sp, Enterobacter sp, Edwarsiella sp, Proteus sp, Citrobacter sp, Providencia sp, and Kluyvera sp...
  23. doi Performance of a sulfidogenic bioreactor and bacterial community shifts under different alkalinity levels
    Yang guo Zhao
    College of Environmental Science and Engineering, Ocean University of China, Qingdao 266100, China
    Bioresour Technol 101:9190-6. 2010
    ..Sequences representing Dysgonomonas, Raoultella, Kluyvera, and Phascolarctobacterium were now found...
  24. ncbi Prevalence and clonality of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Asia
    P M Hawkey
    Division of Immunity and Infection, University of Birmingham, Birmingham and Health Protection Agency, West Midlands Public Health Laboratory, Birmingham Heart of England NHS Trust, Bordesley Green East, Birmingham, UK
    Clin Microbiol Infect 14:159-65. 2008
    ..14 in China and many other parts of the Far East, suggesting the separate transfer of genes from the genome of Kluyvera spp. to mobile genetic elements in human-associated Enterobacteriaceae...
  25. ncbi [The aerobic intestinal flora of the microchiropteran bat Chaerephon pumila in Madagascar]
    A M Cassel-Beraud
    Institut Pasteur, Tananarive, Madagascar
    Bull Soc Pathol Exot Filiales 81:806-10. 1988
    ..enterica O48: -; 1.5, despite many atypical characters. Strains of Salmonella enteritidis, Koserella trabulsii, Kluyvera sp., ODC negative Serratia marcescens, atypical Hafnia alvei... were also identified.
  26. ncbi Diversity of CTX-M beta-lactamases and their promoter regions from Enterobacteriaceae isolated in three Parisian hospitals
    Michèle Saladin
    Service de Bacteriologie, Hopital Tenon, U F R Saint Antoine, 4 rue de la Chine, 75970 Paris Cedex 20, France
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 209:161-8. 2002
    ..We found upstream of some bla(CTX-M) genes, a 266-bp sequence 100% identical to the sequence upstream of the Kluyvera ascorbata beta-lactamase gene, suggesting that this chromosomal enzyme is the progenitor of the CTX-M-2/5 cluster.
  27. ncbi Phylogenetic relationships of the genus Kluyvera: transfer of Enterobacter intermedius Izard et al. 1980 to the genus Kluyvera as Kluyvera intermedia comb. nov. and reclassification of Kluyvera cochleae as a later synonym of K. intermedia
    María E Pavan
    Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas Fundación Pablo Cassará, Saladillo 2452, Buenos Aires 1440, Argentina
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:437-42. 2005
    In order to assess the relationship between the genus Kluyvera and other members of the family Enterobacteriaceae, the 16S rRNA genes of type strains of the recognized Kluyvera species, Kluyvera georgiana, Kluyvera cochleae, Kluyvera ..
  28. doi Molecular analysis of intestinal microbiota of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
    Paola Navarrete
    Instituto de Nutricion y Tecnologia de los Alimentos INTA, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 71:148-56. 2010
    ..bands revealed that the intestinal microbiota was dominated by Lactococcus lactis, Citrobacter gillenii, Kluyvera intermedia, Obesumbacterium proteus, and Shewanella marinus...
  29. pmc High rate of mobilization for blaCTX-Ms
    Miriam Barlow
    University of California, Merced, California 95344, USA
    Emerg Infect Dis 14:423-8. 2008
    ..descended from a common ancestor that was incorporated in ancient times into the chromosome of the ancestor of Kluyvera species through horizontal transfer...
  30. doi Microbial diversity and dynamics during the production of May bryndza cheese
    Domenico Pangallo
    Institute of Molecular Biology, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Dubravska cesta 21, 845 51 Bratislava, Slovakia
    Int J Food Microbiol 170:38-43. 2014
    ..hormaechei, Enterococcus faecium, Enterococcus pallens, Escherichia coli, Haemophilus haemolyticus, Hafnia alvei, Kluyvera cryocrescens, Lactobacillus helveticus, Lactococcus garvieae, Lc. lactis subsp. cremoris, Lc. lactis subsp...
  31. ncbi Supercooling ability in two populations of the land snail Helix pomatia (Gastropoda: Helicidae) and ice-nucleating activity of gut bacteria
    Annegret Nicolai
    UMR 6553 Ecobio, Universite de Rennes 1, Bat 14, 263 Av Gal Leclerc, CS 74205, 35042 Rennes Cedex, France
    Cryobiology 50:48-57. 2005
    ..Moreover, the three bacterial strains, Buttiauxella sp., Kluyvera sp., and Tatumella sp...
  32. pmc Chromosome-encoded Ambler class A beta-lactamase of Kluyvera georgiana, a probable progenitor of a subgroup of CTX-M extended-spectrum beta-lactamases
    Laurent Poirel
    Service de Bacteriologie Virologie, Hopital de Bicetre, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Faculte de Medecine Paris Sud, 94275 Le Kremlin Bicetre, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:4038-40. 2002
    A chromosome-encoded beta-lactamase gene, cloned and expressed in Escherichia coli from Kluyvera georgiana reference strain CUETM 4246-74 (DSM 9408), encoded the extended-spectrum beta-lactamase KLUG-1, which shared 99% amino acid ..
  33. ncbi [Kluyvera ascorbata. Case report of a patient with Crohn's disease]
    R A Medina López
    Servicio de Urologia, Hospital Universitario Virgen del Rocio, Sevilla
    Actas Urol Esp 25:69-70. 2001
    For the not frequent, we contributed a new case of infection urinary produced by the I generate Kluyvera. We make a bibliographical review, clinical expression of the same and we insisted in a series of peculiarities, you like the ..
  34. ncbi Polymorphism in the yclC-rpoS region of enterobacteria
    Esteban Martinez-Garcia
    Departamento de Bioquimica y Biologia Molecular I, Facultad de Ciencias Biologicas, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 28040 Madrid, Spain
    Curr Microbiol 46:365-70. 2003
    The nucleotide sequence downstream from the rpoS gene in Enterobacter cloacae and Kluyvera cryocrescens contains the slyA-pad1-yclC genes. The DNA sequence of Enterobacter cloacae CETC960 shows a 2...
  35. ncbi CTX-M: changing the face of ESBLs in the UK
    D M Livermore
    Antibiotic Resistance Monitoring and Reference Laboratory, Centre for Infections, Health Protection Agency, London NW9 5HT, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 56:451-4. 2005
    ..along with the emergence of plasmid-mediated CTX-M ESBLs following their mobilization from the chromosome of Kluyvera spp...
  36. doi CTX-M-type β-lactamases: a successful story of antibiotic resistance
    Marco Maria D'Andrea
    Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy
    Int J Med Microbiol 303:305-17. 2013
    ..Originated by the capture and mobilization of chromosomal β-lactamase genes of strains of Kluyvera species, the blaCTX-M genes have become associated with a variety of mobile genetic elements that have mediated ..
  37. ncbi [Acute cholecystitis due to Kluyvera ascorbata]
    Ninive Batista
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 20:370-1. 2002
  38. pmc Cloning, overexpression, and characterization of a novel thermostable penicillin G acylase from Achromobacter xylosoxidans: probing the molecular basis for its high thermostability
    Gang Cai
    Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology, Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 200032, People s Republic of China
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:2764-70. 2004
    ..has about 50% amino acid identity to several well-characterized PGAs, including those of Providencia rettgeri, Kluyvera cryocrescens, and Escherichia coli...
  39. pmc Beta-lactamases of Kluyvera ascorbata, probable progenitors of some plasmid-encoded CTX-M types
    Christel Humeniuk
    Service de Bacteriologie, CHU Cochin, Paris, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:3045-9. 2002
    b>Kluyvera ascorbata produces a beta-lactamase that results in an atypical susceptibility pattern, including low-level resistance to penicillins, cephalothin, and cefuroxime, but this resistance is reversed by clavulanate...
  40. pmc Identification of TEM-10 beta-lactamase in a Kluyvera sp. and other Enterobacteriaceae at a Portuguese hospital
    A Duarte
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:4041-2. 2002
  41. pmc CTX-M Enzymes: Origin and Diffusion
    Rafael Canton
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitario Ramon y Cajal, CIBER en Epidemiología y Salud Pública and Instituto Ramón y Cajal de Investigación Sanitaria Madrid, Spain
    Front Microbiol 3:110. 2012
    ..Incorporation of different chromosomal bla(CTX-M) related genes from different species of Kluyvera has derived in different CTX-M clusters...
  42. doi The impact of the conjugative IncP-1 plasmid pKJK5 on multispecies biofilm formation is dependent on the plasmid host
    Henriette Lyng Røder
    Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 344:186-92. 2013
    ..The results showed that a co-culture (Pseudomonas putida, Kluyvera sp., and Escherichia coli) formed significantly more biofilm than the strains did individually...
  43. doi Expression of ESBL-like activity in infrequently encountered members of the family Enterobacteriaceae
    Sharon L Abbott
    Microbial Diseases Laboratory, CA State Department of Public Health, Richmond, CA, USA
    Curr Microbiol 64:222-5. 2012
    ..strains initially positive on the ESβL panel only three strains (Leminorella grimontii, Klebsiella ozaenae, and Kluyvera ascorbata) were positive by confirmation methods...
  44. pmc Cloning, overexpression, crystallization and preliminary X-ray crystallographic analysis of a slow-processing mutant of penicillin G acylase from Kluyvera citrophila
    Nishant Kumar Varshney
    Division of Biochemical Sciences, CSIR National Chemical Laboratory, Pune 411 008, Maharashtra, India
    Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun 69:925-9. 2013
    b>Kluyvera citrophila penicillin G acylase (KcPGA) has recently attracted increased attention relative to the well studied and commonly used Escherichia coli PGA (EcPGA) because KcPGA is more resilient to harsh conditions and is easier to ..
  45. ncbi Antibiotic susceptibility profiles of uncommon bacterial species causing severe infections in Italy
    D Nicolosi
    Department of Microbiological Sciences, University of Catania, Italy
    J Chemother 21:253-60. 2009
    ..3%) and pneumonia (20%). Species such as Comamonas testosteroni, Enterococcus hirae, Kluyvera ascorbata, Kluyvera cryocrescens, Leclercia adecarboxylata and Ochrobactrum anthropi were recovered from ..
  46. pmc Species distribution and antimicrobial susceptibility of gram-negative aerobic bacteria in hospitalized cancer patients
    Hossam M Ashour
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    J Transl Med 7:14. 2009
    ..Nosocomial infections pose significant threats to hospitalized patients, especially the immunocompromised ones, such as cancer patients...
  47. doi Genetic transformation of midgut bacteria from the red imported fire ant (Solenopsis invicta)
    Freder Medina
    Department of Entomology, Heep Center, Texas A and M University, College Station, TX 77843 2475, USA
    Curr Microbiol 58:478-82. 2009
    ..Here we report the genetic transformation and reintroduction of three species (Kluyvera cryocrescens, Serratia marcescens, and isolate 38) into the fire ant host...
  48. pmc blaCTX-M genes in escherichia coli strains from Croatian Hospitals are located in new (blaCTX-M-3a) and widely spread (blaCTX-M-3a and blaCTX-M-15) genetic structures
    Elzbieta Literacka
    National Medicines Institute, Warsaw, Poland
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:1630-5. 2009
    ..genes were in a new configuration with two IS26 copies, indicating a new event of gene mobilization from a Kluyvera ascorbata genome. The study confirmed the role of the E...
  49. pmc Nucleotide sequence and characterization of a novel cefotaxime-hydrolyzing beta-lactamase (CTX-M-10) isolated in Spain
    A Oliver
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, Madrid, Spain
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 45:616-20. 2001
    ..The amino acid sequence identity between this enzyme, designated CTX-M-10, and the chromosomal beta-lactamase of Kluyvera ascorbata was 81%.
  50. ncbi Hickman Catheter-Related Bacteremia with Kluyvera cryocrescens: a Case Report
    Demet Toprak
    Department of Pediatrics, Marmara Univesity School of Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    Jpn J Infect Dis 61:229-30. 2008
    ..Blood cultures drawn from the peripheral vein and Hickman catheter revealed Kluyvera cryocrescens growth...
  51. doi [Kluyvera bacteriemia: an epidemic in a Moroccan teaching hospital]
    N Bellaoui
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie, CHU Ibn Rochd, 19, Rue Tarik Ibn Zyad, Casablanca, Morocco
    Med Mal Infect 39:133-5. 2009
    b>Kluyvera Spp is an enterobacterium rarely isolated in medical microbiology, an opportunistic pathogen the clinical significance of which remains unclear...
  52. ncbi Urinary tract infection caused by Kluyvera ascorbata in a child: case report and review of the kluyvera infections in children
    E Ruffini
    Department of Pediatrics, C e G Mazzoni Hospital, Ascoli Piceno, Italy
    Minerva Pediatr 60:1451-4. 2008
    b>Kluyvera species are described infrequently in association with clinically significant infections, and infections caused by these gram negative rods are rare in children...
  53. doi Enterobacteriaceae and related organisms isolated from nest run cart shelves in commercial shell egg processing facilities
    M T Musgrove
    Egg Safety and Quality Research Unit, USDA Agricultural Research Service, Athens, GA 30604, USA
    Poult Sci 88:2113-7. 2009
    ..Escherichia spp., Enterobacter spp., Klebsiella spp., Hafnia spp., Kluyvera spp., Leclercia spp., and Salmonella spp. Pseudomonas spp...
  54. ncbi Kluyvera bacteriophage Kvp1: a new member of the Podoviridae family phylogenetically related to the coliphage T7
    P Gadaleta
    Departamento de Quimica Biologica, Facultad de Ciencias Exactas y Naturales, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Virus Res 51:43-52. 1997
    ..This bacteriophage infects bacteria belonging to the Kluyvera cryocrescens species (strain 21 g) isolated from the same river...
  55. doi Culture-dependent and culture-independent characterization of microorganisms associated with Aedes aegypti (Diptera: Culicidae) (L.) and dynamics of bacterial colonization in the midgut
    Desiely S Gusmão
    Instituto Federal de Educacao, Ciência e Tecnologia Fluminense IFF, RJ, Brazil
    Acta Trop 115:275-81. 2010
    ..and the main bacterial genera identified were: Serratia, Klebsiella, Asaia, Bacillus, Enterococcus, Enterobacter,Kluyvera and Pantoea. All genera were identified in midgut except Enterobacter that was observed only in eggs...
  56. ncbi [Severe sepsis, septic shock and secondary multiple organ dysfunction in infection by Kluyvera ascorbata]
    Raúl Carrillo Esper
    Servicio de Terapia Intensiva, Fundación Clínica Médica Sur, Mexico
    Gac Med Mex 147:355-60. 2011
    b>Kluyvera, a new genus of Enterobacteriaceae, is an emergent pathogen. Kluyvera species have been isolated from sputum, urine, stools, and blood...
  57. doi Correlation of fluoroquinolone resistance with expression of qnrA gene in Kluyvera spp
    Si Yang Huang
    State Key Laboratory of Veterinary Etiological Biology, Key Laboratory of Veterinary Parasitology of Gansu Province, Lanzhou Veterinary Research Institute, CAAS, Lanzhou, The People s Republic of China
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 8:1039-44. 2011
    ..whether the expression of qnrA may contribute to a high level of resistance among parent and induced strains of Kluyvera spp. Two clinical isolates of ciprofloxacin-resistant Kluyvera spp...
  58. doi Production of biogenic amines by lactic acid bacteria and enterobacteria isolated from fresh pork sausages packaged in different atmospheres and kept under refrigeration
    J A Curiel
    Instituto de Ciencia y Tecnologia de Alimentos y Nutricion, CSIC, Juan de la Cierva 3, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Meat Sci 88:368-73. 2011
    ..The biogenic amine-producer strains were included in a wide range of enterobacterial species, including Kluyvera intermedia, Enterobacter aerogenes, Yersinia kristensenii, Serratia grimesii, Serratia ficaria, Yersinia rodhei, ..
  59. ncbi The phylogenetic origin of the bifunctional tyrosine-pathway protein in the enteric lineage of bacteria
    S Ahmad
    Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611
    Mol Biol Evol 5:282-97. 1988
    ..bacteria (Escherichia, Shigella, Salmonella, Citrobacter, Klebsiella, Erwinia, Serratia, Morganella, Cedecea, Kluyvera, Hafnia, Edwardsiella, Yersinia, and Proteus) and in Aeromonas and Alteromonas...
  60. doi Description of Gibbsiella quercinecans gen. nov., sp. nov., associated with Acute Oak Decline
    Carrie Brady
    Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute FABI, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
    Syst Appl Microbiol 33:444-50. 2010
    ..16S rRNA gene sequencing indicated that the strains were most closely related to the genera Serratia, Kluyvera, Klebsiella and Raoultella (all>97%)...
  61. ncbi Occurrence of gram-negative bacteria in hens' eggs depending on their source and storage conditions
    D Stepień-Pyśniak
    Department of Birds Diseases, Institute of Biological Fundamentals of Animal Diseases, Veterinary Faculty, University of Life Sciences in Lublin, Głeboka 30, 20 612 Lublin, Poland
    Pol J Vet Sci 13:507-13. 2010
    ..stuartii, Serratia liquefaciens, Flavimonas oryzihabitans, Vibrio metschnikovii, Leclercia adecarboxylata, Kluyvera spp., Rahnella aquatilis, Proteus mirabilis, and Achromobacter spp...
  62. ncbi Kluyvera co-infection in two solid organ transplant recipients: an emerging pathogen or a colonizer bystander?
    R Cheruvattath
    Division of Transplantation Medicine, Mayo Clinic Hospital, Phoenix, AZ 85054, USA
    Transpl Infect Dis 9:83-6. 2007
    b>Kluyvera species are opportunistic, gram-negative bacilli in the family Enterobacteriaceae...
  63. pmc Multidrug resistant Kluyvera ascorbata septicemia in an adult patient: a case report
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    Department of Medicine, Howard University Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington DC, 20060, USA
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    b>Kluyvera ascorbata has become increasingly significant due to its potential to cause a wide range of infections, as well as its ability to transfer gene encoding for CTX-M- type extended spectrum B-lactamases (ESBLs) to other ..
  64. doi One-pot, two-step enzymatic synthesis of amoxicillin by complexing with Zn2+
    Ye Wang Zhang
    School of Pharmacy, Jiangsu University, Zhenjiang, 212013, People s Republic of China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 88:49-55. 2010
    ..Immobilized penicillin acylase from Kluyvera citrophila was selected as the biocatalyst for its good pH stability and selectivity...
  65. doi Resistance to cephalosporins and carbapenems in Gram-negative bacterial pathogens
    Yvonne Pfeifer
    Robert Koch Institute, Nosocomial Infections, Wernigerode Branch, Burgstr 37, 38855 Wernigerode, Germany
    Int J Med Microbiol 300:371-9. 2010
    ..of genes encoding ESBL from environmental bacteria as, for instance the CTX-M-type beta-lactamases from Kluyvera spp...
  66. ncbi Kluyvera cryocrescens sepsis in a preterm infant
    Ozge Altun Koroglu
    Department of Pediatrics, Ege University Faculty of Medicine, Izmir, Turkey
    Jpn J Infect Dis 63:195-6. 2010
    b>Kluyvera cryocrescens, formerly accepted as a benign saprophytic microorganism, is an opportunistic pathogen and its infection is very rare in humans...
  67. doi A case of urinary tract infection caused by Kluyvera ascorbata in an infant: case report and review of the literature
    Atsushi Isozaki
    Department of Pediatrics, Yokohama City Minato Red Cross Hospital, 3 12 1 Shinyamashita, Naka ku, Yokohama, Japan
    J Infect Chemother 16:436-8. 2010
    We experienced a case of urinary tract infection in a 3-month-old child caused by Kluyvera ascorbata. The authors report the case and review the literature regarding Kluyvera urinary tract infection exclusively in children...
  68. ncbi Detection of protozoan and bacterial pathogens of public health importance in faeces of Corvus spp. (large-billed crow)
    H Y Lee
    International Medical University, 57000 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Trop Biomed 25:134-9. 2008
    ..They were Citrobacter freundii, Enterobacter cloacae, Proteus mirabilis, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Kluyvera ascorbata, Salmonella arizonae, Salmonella typhi, Shigella flexneri and Shigella sonnei...
  69. ncbi Infections caused by Kluyvera species in humans
    J C Sarria
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX 79430, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 33:E69-74. 2001
    b>Kluyvera is a relatively newly described genus in the family Enterobacteriaceae that infrequently causes infections in humans...
  70. pmc blaCTX-M-2 is located in an unusual class 1 integron (In35) which includes Orf513
    Sonia M Arduino
    Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad de Buenos Aires, Paraguay 2155 1121 Capital Federal, Argentina
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:2303-6. 2002
    ..PCR analysis revealed that the bla gene and the surrounding DNA, which is closely related (99% homology) to the Kluyvera ascorbata chromosomal DNA that contains the bla(KLUA-1) gene, are located in a complex sul1-type integron, termed ..
  71. ncbi Impact of conjugal transfer on the stability of IncP-1 plasmid pKJK5 in bacterial populations
    Martin Iain Bahl
    Department of Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, Sølvgade, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 266:250-6. 2007
    The intrinsic stability of IncP-1 plasmid pKJK5 was assessed in both an Escherichia coli and a Kluyvera sp. population maintained in bacterial mats and in liquid nutrient broth without selective pressure...
  72. ncbi The effect of decreasing alkalinity on microbial community dynamics in a sulfate-reducing bioreactor as analyzed by PCR-SSCP
    Nanqi Ren
    School of Environmental and Municipal Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150090, China
    Sci China C Life Sci 49:370-8. 2006
    ..The analysis of microbial community structure in this stage showed that Lactococcus sp., Anaerofilum sp. and Kluyvera sp. were dominant populations...
  73. ncbi The CTX-M beta-lactamase pandemic
    Rafael Canton
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Ramon y Cajal, 28034 Madrid, Spain
    Curr Opin Microbiol 9:466-75. 2006
    ..ISCR1 (formerly common region 1 [CR1] or orf513) appear to enable the mobilization of chromosomal beta-lactamase Kluyvera species genes, which display high homology with blaCTX-Ms...
  74. ncbi Phylogenetic analysis of enteric species of the family Enterobacteriaceae using the oriC-locus
    Andreas Roggenkamp
    Max von Pettenkofer Institute for Hygiene and Medical Microbiology, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, 81377 Munich, Germany
    Syst Appl Microbiol 30:180-8. 2007
    ..species of the genera Escherichia, Shigella, Salmonella, Enterobacter, Citrobacter, Klebsiella, Raoultella, Kluyvera, Cedecea and Buttiauxella...
  75. ncbi Expression, purification, and characterization of His-tagged penicillin G acylase from Kluyvera citrophila in Escherichia coli
    Yong Wen
    Department of Drug Biosynthesis, School of Pharmacy, Fudan University, Shanghai 200032, China
    Protein Expr Purif 38:24-8. 2004
    The DNA fragment encoding Kluyvera citrophila penicillin G acylase (KcPGA) was amplified and cloned into the vector pET28b to obtain a C-terminus His-tagged fusion expression plasmid...
  76. ncbi Preparation of optically pure tert-leucine by penicillin G acylase-catalyzed resolution
    Shu Lai Liu
    State Key Laboratory of Bioreactor Engineering, New World Institute of Biotechnology, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai, P R China
    Prep Biochem Biotechnol 36:235-41. 2006
    Penicillin G acylase, from Kluyvera citrophila, was used in kinetic resolution of DL-tert-leucine...
  77. ncbi Identification of Enterobacteriaceae from washed and unwashed commercial shell eggs
    Michael T Musgrove
    Russell Research Center, 950 College Station Road, U S Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service, Athens, Georgia 30605, USA
    J Food Prot 67:2613-6. 2004
    ..These included Citrobacter, Klebsiella, Kluyvera, Pantoea, Providencia, Rahnella, Salmonella, Serratia, and Yersinia...
  78. pmc Evolution of aromatic amino acid biosynthesis and application to the fine-tuned phylogenetic positioning of enteric bacteria
    S Ahmad
    Department of Microbiology and Cell Science, University of Florida, Gainesville 32611
    J Bacteriol 172:1051-61. 1990
    ..Enterocluster 2 consists of the genera Serratia and Erwinia. Enterocluster 3 includes the genera Cedecea, Kluyvera, Edwardsiella, Hafnia, Yersinia, Proteus, Providencia, and Morganella...
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    Stephen Darling
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:93. 2005
  80. ncbi Expression and purification of penicillin G acylase enzymes from four different micro-organisms, and a comparative evaluation of their synthesis/hydrolysis ratios for cephalexin
    Tianfan Cheng
    Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology, Institute of Plant Physiology and Ecology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 200032, PR China
    Protein Expr Purif 46:107-13. 2006
    ..penicillin G acylase, as isolated from four different micro-organisms (Alcaligenes facaelis, Escherichia coli, Kluyvera cryocrescens or Providencia rettgeri) were modified at their carboxy-termini to include His-tag fusions, then ..
  81. ncbi Kluyvera urinary tract infection: case report and review of the literature
    Hassib Narchi
    Pediatric Department, Sandwell General Hospital, West Bromwich, UK
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:570-2. 2005
    We report the occurrence of Kluyvera ascorbata urinary tact infection, presenting as acute pyelonephritis, in a 19-month-old girl without underlying uropathy...
  82. ncbi Natural antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Kluyvera ascorbata and Kluyvera cryocrescens strains and review of the clinical efficacy of antimicrobial agents used for the treatment of Kluyvera infections
    I Stock
    Rheinische Friedrich Wilhelm Universität Bonn, Institut fur Medizinische Mikrobiologie und Immunologie, Pharmazeutische Mikrobiologie, Bonn, Germany
    J Chemother 17:143-60. 2005
    ..A data base about the natural susceptibility of the two most common Kluyvera spp. to a wide range of antimicrobial agents is presented...
  83. pmc Comparison of disk diffusion, VITEK 2, and broth microdilution antimicrobial susceptibility test results for unusual species of Enterobacteriaceae
    Nimalie D Stone
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Emory University School of Medicine, 69 Jesse Hill, Jr, Dr S E, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 45:340-6. 2007
    ..The isolates represented 15 genera and 26 different species, including Buttiauxella, Cedecea, Kluyvera, Leminorella, and Yokenella...
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    Michael Eisenhut
    Pediatr Dev Pathol 7:414-6. 2004
  85. ncbi Moraxella and Kluyvera peritonitis in a CAPD patient with human immunodeficiency virus
    L Velusamy
    Perit Dial Int 23:611-2. 2003
  86. ncbi Correlation between diverse cyclic lipopeptides production and regulation of growth and substrate utilization by Bacillus subtilis strains in a particular habitat
    Ashis K Mukherjee
    ONGC Centre for Petroleum Biotechnology, Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Tezpur University, Tezpur 784 028, India
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 54:479-89. 2005
    ..subtilis strains in their parent ecological niche...
  87. doi Sugarcane bagasse mild alkaline/oxidative pretreatment for ethanol production by alkaline recycle process
    Ke Ke Cheng
    Division of Green Chemistry and Technology, Institute of Nuclear and New Energy Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, 100084, People s Republic of China
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 151:43-50. 2008
    ..A simultaneous saccharification and fermentation (SSF) culture with pretreated bagasse as substrate was developed giving 25 g ethanol l(-1) with a yield of 0.2 g g(-1) bagasse and productivity of 0.52 g l(-1) h(-1)...
  88. ncbi Effect of organic cosolvent on kinetic resolution of tert-leucine by penicillin G acylase from Kluyvera citrophila
    Shu Lai Liu
    State Key Lab of Bioreactor Engineering, East China University of Science and Technology, 130 Meilong Road, Shanghai, 200237, People s Republic of China
    Bioprocess Biosyst Eng 28:285-9. 2006
    Penicillin G acylase (PGA) from Kluyvera citrophila immobilized on Amberzyml was used for enantioselective hydrolysis of N-phenylacetylated-DL-tert-leucine (N-Phac-DL-Tle) to produce L-tert-leucine (L-Tle)...
  89. ncbi The spread of CTX-M-type extended-spectrum beta-lactamases
    G M Rossolini
    Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Sezione di Microbiologia, Universita di Siena, Siena, Italy
    Clin Microbiol Infect 14:33-41. 2008
    ..The CTX-M-encoding genes have been captured from the chromosome of Kluyvera spp. on conjugative plasmids that mediate their dissemination among pathogenic enterobacteria...
  90. ncbi Study of the bacterial load in a gelatine production process focussed on Bacillus and related endosporeforming genera
    Elke De Clerck
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Biochemistry, Physiology and Microbiology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 25:611-7. 2002
    ..Apart from members of the genus Bacillus or related endosporeforming genera, also members of Salmonella, Kluyvera, Staphylococcus, Burkholderia, Enterococcus, Pseudomonas, Yersinia, Streptococcus and Brevundimonas could be ..
  91. ncbi Effects of induction starting time and Ca2+ on expression of active penicillin G acylase in Escherichia coli
    Yong Mei Jiang
    State Key Laboratory of Bioreactor Engineering, Institute of Newworld Biotechnology, East China University of Science and Technology, Shanghai 200237, China
    Biotechnol Prog 23:1031-7. 2007
    ..Thus, soluble expression of penicillin G acylase from Kluyvera citrophila was investigated in BL21(DE3)...
  92. pmc Complete nucleotide sequence of the pCTX-M3 plasmid and its involvement in spread of the extended-spectrum beta-lactamase gene blaCTX-M-3
    M Gołebiewski
    Department of Microbial Biochemistry, Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Pawinskiego 5A, 02 106 Warsaw, Poland
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:3789-95. 2007
    ..by an ISEcp1 element, is placed separately, in a DNA fragment previously identified as a fragment of the Kluyvera ascorbata chromosome...
  93. ncbi Improving the specific synthetic activity of a penicillin g acylase using DNA family shuffling
    Zheng Zhou
    Institute of Biochemistry and Cell Biology, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai 200031, China
    Sheng Wu Hua Xue Yu Sheng Wu Wu Li Xue Bao (Shanghai) 35:573-9. 2003
    ..The identity of pga genes from Escherichia coli, Kluyvera citrophila and Providencia rettgeri ranges from 62.5% to 96.9%...
  94. ncbi Isolation and characterization of cultivable fermentative bacteria from the intestine of two edible snails, Helixpomatia and Cornu aspersum (Gastropoda: Pulmonata)
    Maryvonne Charrier
    Unite de Microbiologie, CR INRA de Clermont Ferrand Theix, Saint Genes Champanelle, F 63122, France
    Biol Res 39:669-81. 2006
    ..They were arranged into two taxa: the Gamma Proteobacteria with Buttiauxella, Citrobacter, Enterobacter, Kluyvera, Obesumbacterium, Raoultella and the Firmicutes with Enterococcus, Lactococcus, and Clostridium...
  95. ncbi Substrate specificity of the OqxAB multidrug resistance pump in Escherichia coli and selected enteric bacteria
    Lars Hestbjerg Hansen
    Department of Microbiology, Institute of Biology, University of Copenhagen, Sølvgade 83H, 1307 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Antimicrob Chemother 60:145-7. 2007
    ..The ability of horizontal transfer to food-borne pathogens of the Enterobacteriaceae family was also investigated...
  96. ncbi Isolation and endotoxin activities of lipopolysaccharides from cyanobacterial cultures and complex water blooms and comparison with the effects of heterotrophic bacteria and green alga
    Katerina Bernardová
    Biology Centre of the Academy of Sciences, Institute of Hydrobiology, Na Sadkach 7, 370 05 Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
    J Appl Toxicol 28:72-7. 2008
    ..Aphanizomenon sp. and Anabaena sp., (iii) heterotrophic Gram-negative bacteria Escherichia coli, Kluyvera intermedia, Pseudomonas putida and Pseudomonas fluorescens and (iv) green alga Pseudokirchneriella subcapitata...
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    An Med Interna 22:45-6. 2005
  98. doi Type 3 fimbriae, encoded by the conjugative plasmid pOLA52, enhance biofilm formation and transfer frequencies in Enterobacteriaceae strains
    Mette Burmølle
    Department of Microbiology, University of Copenhagen, 1307 Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Microbiology 154:187-95. 2008
    ..pathogenic, members of the family Enterobacteriaceae, including Klebsiella pneumoniae, Salmonella Typhimurium, Kluyvera sp. and Enterobacter aerogenes, pOLA52 facilitated increased biofilm formation...