pectobacterium

Summary

Summary: A genus of gram-negative bacteria in the family ENTEROBACTERIACEAE consisting of species that profusely produce pectinolytic enzymes in plant pathogenesis.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Cloning, expression, and characterization of a new phytase from the phytopathogenic bacterium Pectobacterium wasabiae DSMZ 18074
    Na Shao
    Department of Microbial Engineering, Feed Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, No 12 Zhongguancun South Street, Beijing, PR China
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 18:1221-6. 2008
  2. ncbi Lipopolysaccharides of Pectobacterium atrosepticum and Pseudomonas corrugata induce different defence response patterns in tobacco, tomato, and potato
    S Desender
    UMR BiO3P, Biologie des Organismes et des Populations appliquée a la Protection des Plantes, INRA Agrocampus Rennes, 65 rue de Saint Brieuc, 35042 Rennes Cedex, France
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 8:636-45. 2006
  3. ncbi Global virulence regulation networks in phytopathogenic bacteria
    Beth M Mole
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Trends Microbiol 15:363-71. 2007
  4. doi Niche-specificity and the variable fraction of the Pectobacterium pan-genome
    J D Glasner
    Genome Center of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 21:1549-60. 2008
  5. ncbi Csy4 is responsible for CRISPR RNA processing in Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    Rita Przybilski
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    RNA Biol 8:517-28. 2011
  6. pmc Phylogeny and virulence of naturally occurring type III secretion system-deficient Pectobacterium strains
    Hye Sook Kim
    Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:4539-49. 2009
  7. pmc Quorum sensing coordinates brute force and stealth modes of infection in the plant pathogen Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    Hui Liu
    Plant Pathology Programme, SCRI, Invergowrie, Dundee, United Kingdom
    PLoS Pathog 4:e1000093. 2008
  8. doi Citrate uptake into Pectobacterium atrosepticum is critical for bacterial virulence
    Claude Urbany
    Pflanzenphysiologie, Technische Universitat Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 21:547-54. 2008
  9. pmc In vivo protein interactions and complex formation in the Pectobacterium atrosepticum subtype I-F CRISPR/Cas System
    Corinna Richter
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e49549. 2012
  10. doi Gamma-caprolactone stimulates growth of quorum-quenching Rhodococcus populations in a large-scale hydroponic system for culturing Solanum tuberosum
    Amélie Cirou
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut des Sciences du Vegetal, Gif sur Yvette, France
    Res Microbiol 162:945-50. 2011

Research Grants

  1. Identifying targets for diagnosing oral candidiasis
    David Schofield; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2003
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    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2002
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    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2001
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    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2000
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    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1999
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    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1993
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    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1992
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    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1991
  10. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1990

Scientific Experts

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  1. ncbi Cloning, expression, and characterization of a new phytase from the phytopathogenic bacterium Pectobacterium wasabiae DSMZ 18074
    Na Shao
    Department of Microbial Engineering, Feed Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, No 12 Zhongguancun South Street, Beijing, PR China
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 18:1221-6. 2008
    The soft rot bacterium Pectobacterium wasabiae is an economically important pathogen of many crops. A new phytase gene, appA, was cloned from P. wasabiae by degenerate PCR and TAIL-PCR...
  2. ncbi Lipopolysaccharides of Pectobacterium atrosepticum and Pseudomonas corrugata induce different defence response patterns in tobacco, tomato, and potato
    S Desender
    UMR BiO3P, Biologie des Organismes et des Populations appliquée a la Protection des Plantes, INRA Agrocampus Rennes, 65 rue de Saint Brieuc, 35042 Rennes Cedex, France
    Plant Biol (Stuttg) 8:636-45. 2006
    ..suspensions of three Solanaceae species (tobacco, tomato, and potato) by purified lipopolysaccharides from PECTOBACTERIUM ATROSEPTICUM (PA), a pathogen of potato, and PSEUDOMONAS CORRUGATA (PSC), a pathogen of tomato...
  3. ncbi Global virulence regulation networks in phytopathogenic bacteria
    Beth M Mole
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    Trends Microbiol 15:363-71. 2007
    ..Hence, the virulence regulation network of each species determines its survival and success in various life histories and niches...
  4. doi Niche-specificity and the variable fraction of the Pectobacterium pan-genome
    J D Glasner
    Genome Center of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 21:1549-60. 2008
    ..The isolates compared, Pectobacterium atrosepticum SCRI1043, P. carotovorum WPP14, and P. brasiliensis 1692, represent diverse lineages of the genus...
  5. ncbi Csy4 is responsible for CRISPR RNA processing in Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    Rita Przybilski
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    RNA Biol 8:517-28. 2011
    ..In this study we have characterized the Ypest subtype CRISPR/Cas system in the plant pathogen Pectobacterium atrosepticum. We analyse the transcription of the cas genes and the 3 CRISPR arrays...
  6. pmc Phylogeny and virulence of naturally occurring type III secretion system-deficient Pectobacterium strains
    Hye Sook Kim
    Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin Madison, 53706, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:4539-49. 2009
    b>Pectobacterium species are enterobacterial plant-pathogenic bacteria that cause soft rot disease in diverse plant species...
  7. pmc Quorum sensing coordinates brute force and stealth modes of infection in the plant pathogen Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    Hui Liu
    Plant Pathology Programme, SCRI, Invergowrie, Dundee, United Kingdom
    PLoS Pathog 4:e1000093. 2008
    ..wall degrading enzymes (PCWDEs) and other virulence factors in the soft rotting enterobacterial plant pathogen Pectobacterium atrosepticum (Pba)...
  8. doi Citrate uptake into Pectobacterium atrosepticum is critical for bacterial virulence
    Claude Urbany
    Pflanzenphysiologie, Technische Universitat Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 21:547-54. 2008
    To analyze whether metabolite import into Pectobacterium atrosepticum cells affects bacterial virulence, we investigated the function of a carrier which exhibits significant structural homology to characterized carboxylic-acid transport ..
  9. pmc In vivo protein interactions and complex formation in the Pectobacterium atrosepticum subtype I-F CRISPR/Cas System
    Corinna Richter
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    PLoS ONE 7:e49549. 2012
    ..We used Pectobacterium atrosepticum, a plant pathogen that causes soft-rot and blackleg disease in potato, to investigate protein-..
  10. doi Gamma-caprolactone stimulates growth of quorum-quenching Rhodococcus populations in a large-scale hydroponic system for culturing Solanum tuberosum
    Amélie Cirou
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut des Sciences du Vegetal, Gif sur Yvette, France
    Res Microbiol 162:945-50. 2011
    ..have been proposed as biocontrol agents able to quench QS-dependent expression of virulence symptoms caused by Pectobacterium on potato plants...
  11. ncbi Phage-selected lipopolysaccharide mutants of Pectobacterium atrosepticum exhibit different impacts on virulence
    T J Evans
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    J Appl Microbiol 109:505-14. 2010
    To positively select Pectobacterium atrosepticum (Pa) mutants with cell surface defects and to assess the impact of these mutations on phytopathogenesis.
  12. ncbi Two mobile Pectobacterium atrosepticum prophages modulate virulence
    Terry J Evans
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 304:195-202. 2010
    The Pectobacterium atrosepticum strain SCRI1043 genome contains two complete prophage sequences. One, ECA41, is Mu-like and is able to integrate into, and excise from, various genomic locations...
  13. pmc Thermoregulation of N-acyl homoserine lactone-based quorum sensing in the soft rot bacterium Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    Xavier Latour
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie du Froid UPRES 2123, Universite de Rouen, 55 rue Saint Germain, F 27000 Evreux, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:4078-81. 2007
    The psychrotolerant bacterium Pectobacterium atrosepticum produces four N-acyl homoserine lactones under a wide range of temperatures...
  14. ncbi Reverse engineering gene regulatory networks related to quorum sensing in the plant pathogen Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    Kuang Lin
    Biomathematics and Statistics Scotland, Edinburgh and Aberdeen, UK
    Methods Mol Biol 673:253-81. 2010
    ..was the reverse engineering of gene regulatory networks related to quorum sensing in the plant pathogen Pectobacterium atrosepticum from micorarray gene expression profiles, obtained from the wild-type and eight knockout strains...
  15. ncbi AepA of Pectobacterium is not involved in the regulation of extracellular plant cell wall degrading enzymes production
    Viia Kõiv
    Department of Genetics, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, 51010 Tartu, Estonia
    Mol Genet Genomics 283:541-9. 2010
    Plant cell wall degrading enzymes (PCWDE) are the major virulence determinants in phytopathogenic Pectobacterium, and their production is controlled by many regulatory factors...
  16. ncbi Host-extract induced changes in the secretome of the plant pathogenic bacterium Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    Laura Mattinen
    Department of Applied Biology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Proteomics 7:3527-37. 2007
    b>Pectobacterium atrosepticum is a Gram-negative plant pathogenic bacterium that causes rotting in potato stems and tubers...
  17. doi Inactivation of PbTopo IIIβ causes hyper-excision of the Pathogenicity Island HAI2 resulting in reduced virulence of Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    Bhanupratap R Vanga
    The New Zealand Institute for Plant and Food Research Limited, Private Bag 4704, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Mol Microbiol 84:648-63. 2012
    ..Here, we show that PbTopo IIIβ, a homologue of topoisomerase III encoded on the chromosome of Pectobacterium atrosepticum strain SCRI1043 (Pba SCRI1043), is involved in excision of HAI2, a discrete ~100 kb region, from ..
  18. pmc Quantitative resistance of potato to Pectobacterium atrosepticum and Phytophthora infestans: integrating PAMP-triggered response and pathogen growth
    Alexander Kröner
    INRA French National Institute for Agricultural Research, Agrocampus Ouest, Universite de Rennes1, UMR Mixed Research Unit 1099 Biology of Organisms and Populations applied to Plant Protection, Rennes, France
    PLoS ONE 6:e23331. 2011
    ..We tested the PAMP-triggered model using two pathogens (Pectobacterium atrosepticum and Phytophthora infestans) differing by their infectious processes and five potato cultivars ..
  19. doi N-Acetylglucosamine-dependent biofilm formation in Pectobacterium atrosepticum is cryptic and activated by elevated c-di-GMP levels
    Daniel Pérez-Mendoza
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
    Microbiology 157:3340-8. 2011
    The phytopathogenic bacterium Pectobacterium atrosepticum (Pba) strain SCRI1043 does not exhibit appreciable biofilm formation under standard laboratory conditions...
  20. doi Emended description of the genus Pantoea, description of four species from human clinical samples, Pantoea septica sp. nov., Pantoea eucrina sp. nov., Pantoea brenneri sp. nov. and Pantoea conspicua sp. nov., and transfer of Pectobacterium cypripedii (Hor
    Carrie L Brady
    Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute FABI, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:2430-40. 2010
    ..Additionally, it has been shown in several studies that Pectobacterium cypripedii is more closely related to species of Pantoea than to those of Pectobacterium...
  21. pmc Revised phylogeny and novel horizontally acquired virulence determinants of the model soft rot phytopathogen Pectobacterium wasabiae SCC3193
    Johanna Nykyri
    Department of Agricultural Sciences, Plant Pathology, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    PLoS Pathog 8:e1003013. 2012
    ..In this study, we present novel insights into the phylogeny and virulence of the soft rot model Pectobacterium sp. SCC3193, which was isolated from a diseased potato stem in Finland in the early 1980s...
  22. pmc A temperature-regulated Campylobacter jejuni gluconate dehydrogenase is involved in respiration-dependent energy conservation and chicken colonization
    Mohanasundari Pajaniappan
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA
    Mol Microbiol 68:474-91. 2008
    ..at 42 degrees C of two proteins, Cj0414 and Cj0415, orthologous to gluconate dehydrogenase (GADH) from Pectobacterium cypripedii...
  23. ncbi Well-known quorum sensing inhibitors do not affect bacterial quorum sensing-regulated bean sprout spoilage
    M Rasch
    Danish Institute for Fisheries Research, Department of Seafood Research, Kgs Lyngby, Denmark
    J Appl Microbiol 102:826-37. 2007
    ..To investigate the potential of quorum sensing inhibitors (QSI) as food preservative agents in a food product, where bacterial spoilage is controlled by quorum sensing (QS)...
  24. ncbi Effective biotic elicitation of Ruta graveolens L. shoot cultures by lysates from Pectobacterium atrosepticum and Bacillus sp
    A Orlita
    Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdansk, ul Sobieskiego 18, Gdansk, Poland
    Biotechnol Lett 30:541-5. 2008
    ..of chalepin, which was not detected in the control sample, up to 47 microg g(-1) dry wt With lysates of the Pectobacterium atrosepticum, their effect on growth was not so significant and had no effect on the induction of coumarin ..
  25. pmc Characterization of a new bacteriocin, Carocin D, from Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum Pcc21
    Eunjung Roh
    Microbial Safety Division, National Academy of Agricultural Science, Rural Development Administration, Suwon 441 707, South Korea
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:7541-9. 2010
    Two different bacteriocins, carotovoricin and carocin S1, had been found in Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum, which causes soft-rot disease in diverse plants...
  26. pmc Identification of a dehydrogenase required for lactose metabolism in Caulobacter crescentus
    Benjamin H Arellano
    Department of Biology, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California 94132, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:3004-14. 2010
    ..which contains a glucose-methanol-choline (GMC) oxidoreductase domain, has homology to the flavin subunit of Pectobacterium cypripedii's gluconate dehydrogenase...
  27. ncbi Lines of evidence for horizontal gene transfer of a phenazine producing operon into multiple bacterial species
    David A Fitzpatrick
    Department of Biology, National University of Ireland, Maynooth, Co Kildare, Ireland
    J Mol Evol 68:171-85. 2009
    ..evidence infer that pseudomonad, Streptomyces cinnamonensis, Pantoea agglomerans, Burkholderia cepacia, Pectobacterium atrosepticum, Brevibacterium linens, and Mycobacterium abscessus species all contain a phenazine operon which ..
  28. ncbi Phylogenetic relationships of necrogenic Erwinia and Brenneria species as revealed by glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase gene sequences
    E W Brown
    Department of Biological Sciences, Loyola University of Chicago, IL 60626, USA
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 50:2057-68. 2000
    ..a polyphyletic group and, therefore, have been subdivided into three distinct genera, Erwinia, Brenneria and Pectobacterium, with the classical 'amylovora' group species now being distributed nearly evenly among the first two...
  29. doi Development of medium for enhanced production of glutaminase-free L-asparaginase from Pectobacterium carotovorum MTCC 1428
    Sanjay Kumar
    Biochemical Engineering Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati, Assam, 781039, India
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 84:477-86. 2009
    ..based experimental designs were applied to maximize the production of glutaminase-free L-asparaginase from Pectobacterium carotovorum MTCC 1428...
  30. doi Phylogenetic evidence for extensive horizontal gene transfer of type III secretion system genes among enterobacterial plant pathogens
    Marianna Naum
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Microbiology 155:3187-99. 2009
    ..Sequences of Erwinia, Brenneria, Pectobacterium, Dickeya and Pantoea were compared (a) with one another, (b) with sequences of enterobacterial animal ..
  31. doi Phylogeny and identification of Pantoea species associated with plants, humans and the natural environment based on multilocus sequence analysis (MLSA)
    Carrie Brady
    Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
    Syst Appl Microbiol 31:447-60. 2008
    ..species, phylogenetically related to the currently recognized Pantoea species and the possible inclusion of Pectobacterium cypripedii in the genus Pantoea...
  32. ncbi Endophytic bacterial communities in ginseng and their antifungal activity against pathogens
    Kye Man Cho
    Division of Applied Life Science, Gyeongsang National University, Chinju, Republic of Korea
    Microb Ecol 54:341-51. 2007
    ..xylanase-, and pectinase-producing colonies among the isolates belong to the LGCGPB group, except for Pectobacterium carotovora which belonged to the Proteobacteria...
  33. ncbi Structural and biochemical analysis of the asc operon encoding 6-phospho-beta-glucosidase in Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum LY34
    Chang Long An
    Division of Applied Life Science, Gyeongsang National University, Chinju 660 701, South Korea
    Res Microbiol 156:145-53. 2005
    An asc operon of Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum LY34 (Pcc LY34) was isolated from a genomic library in a screen for beta-glucosidase activities...
  34. doi Mass spectrometric analysis reveals remnants of host-pathogen molecular interactions at the starch granule surface in wheat endosperm
    Michael L Wall
    Department of Biochemistry, Microbiology and Immunology, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada
    Phytopathology 100:848-54. 2010
    ..activity were identified, as well as several proteins from the plant pathogens Agrobacterium tumefaciens, Pectobacterium carotovorum, Fusarium graminearum, Magnaporthe grisea, Xanthomonas axonopodis, and X. oryzae...
  35. ncbi The crystal structure of anthranilate phosphoribosyltransferase from the enterobacterium Pectobacterium carotovorum
    Choel Kim
    Department of Chemistry Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    FEBS Lett 523:239-46. 2002
    The structure of anthranilate phosphoribosyltransferase from the enterobacterium Pectobacterium carotovorum has been solved at 2.4 A in complex with Mn(2+)-pyrophosphate, and at 1.9 A without ligands...
  36. ncbi Occurrence OF Pectobacterium carotovorum strains isolated from potato soft rot in Morocco
    M Terta
    Laboratoire de Virologie, Hygiène et Microbiologie Faculté des Sciences et Techniques Mohammedia Université Hassan II Mohammedia Casablanca Maroc
    Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) 56:OL1324-33. 2010
    b>Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum, Pectobacterium astrosepticum and Pectobacterium chrysanthemi are the soft rot tuber of potatoes pathogens (Solanum tuberosum)...
  37. doi Rapid identification of bacterial isolates from aqueous kava (Piper methysticum) extracts by polymerase chain reaction and DNA sequencing
    P Kandukuru
    Department of Human Nutrition, Food and Animal Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, USA
    Lett Appl Microbiol 49:764-8. 2009
    ..Fresh kava beverages have a limited shelf life under refrigerated conditions. The objective of this study was to isolate and identify bacteria in aqueous extracts of kava rhizome...
  38. pmc Involvement of bacterial quorum-sensing signals in spoilage of bean sprouts
    Maria Rasch
    Danish Institute for Fisheries Research, Department of Seafood Research, Søltofts Plads, c o Technical University of Denmark Bldg 221, DK 2800 Kgs Lyngby, Denmark
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:3321-30. 2005
    ..The AHL synthetase gene (I gene) from a spoilage Pectobacterium was cloned, sequenced, and inactivated in the parent strain...
  39. ncbi Relationships of plant pathogenic enterobacteria based on partial atpD, carA, and recA as individual and concatenated nucleotide and peptide sequences
    J M Young
    Landcare Research, Private Bag 92170, Auckland, New Zealand
    Syst Appl Microbiol 30:343-54. 2007
    ..Enterobacteriaceae containing plant pathogenic species: Brenneria, Dickeya, Enterobacter, Erwinia, Pantoea, Pectobacterium, and Samsonia, were investigated by comparison of their nucleotide and peptide sequences of atpD, carA, recA, ..
  40. pmc Extracellular secretion of Carocin S1 in Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum occurs via the type III secretion system integral to the bacterial flagellum
    Yung Chieh Chan
    Department of Chemistry, National Chung Hsing University, 250 Kuo Kuang Road, Taichung, Taiwan, Republic of China
    BMC Microbiol 9:181. 2009
    b>Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum is a phytopathogenic enterobacterium responsible for soft rot, a disease characterized by extensive maceration of the affected plant tissue...
  41. doi Isolation and characterization of endophytic and rhizosphere bacterial antagonists of soft rot pathogen from Pinellia ternata
    Xiufang Hu
    Institute of Bioengineering, Zhejiang Sci Tech University, Hangzhou, China
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 295:10-6. 2009
    ..The use of bacteria as potential antagonists against Pectobacterium carotovorum SXR1, the causal agent of the disease on P. ternata, was evaluated...
  42. doi Salmonella SdiA recognizes N-acyl homoserine lactone signals from Pectobacterium carotovorum in vitro, but not in a bacterial soft rot
    J T Noel
    Soil and Water Science Department, University of Florida IFAS, Gainesville 32610 USA
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 23:273-82. 2010
    ..RIVET) reporter was observed inside a soft rot formed on a tomato by an AHL-producing strain of Pectobacterium carotovorum...
  43. ncbi The survival of pathogens in soil treated with wastewater sludge and in potatoes grown in such soil
    J R B Chale-Matsau
    University of Pretoria, Department of Chemical Engineering, Water Utilisation Section, Pretoria 0002, South Africa
    Water Sci Technol 54:163-8. 2006
    ..b>Pectobacterium spp., Erwinia spp. and a few Pantoea spp. Other than the E...
  44. pmc AidH, an alpha/beta-hydrolase fold family member from an Ochrobactrum sp. strain, is a novel N-acylhomoserine lactonase
    Gui Ying Mei
    Department of Plant Pathology, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100193, China
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:4933-42. 2010
    ..that AidH significantly reduces biofilm formation by Pseudomonas fluorescens 2P24 and the pathogenicity of Pectobacterium carotovorum, indicating that this enzyme is able to effectively quench QS-dependent functions in these ..
  45. ncbi Comparative genomics-guided loop-mediated isothermal amplification for characterization of Pseudomonas syringae pv. phaseolicola
    X Li
    Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Charlottetown Laboratory, Charlottetown, PE, Canada
    J Appl Microbiol 107:717-26. 2009
    ..phaseolicola (PSP), the causal agent of halo blight disease of bean (Phaseolus vulgaris L.)...
  46. ncbi Cloning and comparison of third beta-glucoside utilization (bglEFIA) operon with two operons of Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum LY34
    Su Young Hong
    Division of Applied Life Science, Gyeongsang National University, Chinju, Korea
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 70:798-807. 2006
    A third bgl operon containing bglE, bglF, bglI, and bglA was isolated from Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum LY34 (Pcc LY34)...
  47. ncbi A culture filtrate of Phytophthora infestans primes defense reaction in potato cell suspensions
    F Val
    INRA, Agrocampus Rennes, UMR1099 BiO3P Biology of Organisms and Populations applied to Plant Protection, F 35000 Rennes, France
    Phytopathology 98:653-8. 2008
    ..greater reduction of rot weight in half tubers treated with CCF followed by LPS before inoculation with Pectobacterium atrosepticum than in half tubers treated with either preparation alone, indicating a priming effect of CCF on ..
  48. ncbi Microarray profiling of host-extract-induced genes and characterization of the type VI secretion cluster in the potato pathogen Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    Laura Mattinen
    Department of Applied Biology, University of Helsinki, Finland
    Microbiology 154:2387-96. 2008
    b>Pectobacterium atrosepticum is a Gram-negative plant-pathogenic bacterium that rots potato stems and tubers...
  49. ncbi Disturbance of the Ca(2+)/calmodulin-dependent signalling pathway is responsible for the resistance of Arabidopsis dnd1 against Pectobacterium carotovorum infection
    Il Pyung Ahn
    National Institute of Agricultural Biotechnology, Rural Development Administration, Suwon 441 100, Republic of Korea
    Mol Plant Pathol 8:747-59. 2007
    ..tomato strain DC3000 and necrotrophic Pectobacterium carotovorum strain KACC 10228, and cellular and molecular responses among them were then analysed...
  50. ncbi Reclassification of non-pigmented Erwinia herbicola strains from trees as Erwinia billingiae sp. nov
    J Mergaert
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 49:377-83. 1999
    ..by comparing the 16S rRNA gene sequence of a representative strain to available sequences of Erwinia, Pantoea, Pectobacterium and Brenneria species...
  51. doi Identification and characterization of the metal ion-dependent L-alanoyl-D-glutamate peptidase encoded by bacteriophage T5
    Galina V Mikoulinskaia
    Branch of Shemyakin and Ovchinnikov s Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry RAS, Pushchino, Moscow, Russia
    FEBS J 276:7329-42. 2009
    ..peptidoglycan, peptidase of bacteriophage T5 can lyse peptidoglycans of other Gram-negative microorganisms (Pectobacterium carotovorum, Pseudomonas putida, Proteus vulgaris, and Proteus mirabilis)...
  52. doi A role for the Rcs phosphorelay in regulating expression of plant cell wall degrading enzymes in Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum
    Liis Andresen
    Department of Genetics, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Estonian Biocenter, 23 Riia Street, Tartu 51010, Estonia
    Microbiology 156:1323-34. 2010
    ..In the plant pathogen Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp...
  53. doi A metagenomic analysis of soil bacteria extends the diversity of quorum-quenching lactonases
    Kashif Riaz
    Institut des Sciences du Vegetal, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, UPR2355, Gif sur Yvette, France
    Environ Microbiol 10:560-70. 2008
    ..The qlcA gene efficiently quenched quorum-sensing regulated pathogenic functions when expressed in Pectobacterium carotovorum...
  54. ncbi The Rcs phosphorelay modulates the expression of plant cell wall degrading enzymes and virulence in Pectobacterium carotovorum ssp. carotovorum
    Liis Andresen
    Department of Genetics, Estonian Biocenter, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Tartu, Estonia
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 273:229-38. 2007
    Production of plant cell wall degrading enzymes, the major virulence factors of soft-rot Pectobacterium species, is controlled by many regulatory factors. Pectobacterium carotovorum ssp...
  55. ncbi N-acyl homoserine lactones are degraded via an amidolytic activity in Comamonas sp. strain D1
    Stephane Uroz
    CNRS, ISV, Batiment 23, Avenue de la Terrasse, 91198 Gif sur Yvette, France
    Arch Microbiol 187:249-56. 2007
    ..with its N-AHSL degradation ability, strain D1 efficiently quenches various QS-dependent functions in other bacteria, such as violacein production by Chromobacterium violaceum and pathogenicity and antibiotic production in Pectobacterium.
  56. ncbi Miniprimer PCR assay targeting multiple genes: a new rapid and reliable tool for genotyping Pantoea stewartii subsp. stewartii
    R Xu
    Environmental Health Program Biodiversity, Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada
    Lett Appl Microbiol 50:216-22. 2010
    ..Development of a 'miniprimer' PCR assay for genotyping Pantoea stewartii subsp. stewartii, the causal agent of the Stewart's bacterial wilt on maize...
  57. ncbi Microbial conversion and anticandidal effects of bioconverted product of cabbage (Brassica oleracea) by Pectobacterium carotovorum pv. carotovorum 21
    Vivek K Bajpai
    School of Biotechnology, Yeungnam University, Gyeongsan, Gyeongbuk 712 749, Republic of Korea
    Food Chem Toxicol 48:2719-24. 2010
    ..capitata) by a bacterial strain Pectobacterium carotovorum pv...
  58. ncbi Priming of antimicrobial phenolics during induced resistance response towards Pectobacterium carotovorum in the ornamental monocot calla lily
    Tal Luzzatto
    Department of Ornamental Horticulture, ARO, The Volcani Center, Derech Hamacabim 20, P O Box 6, Bet Dagan, 50250, Israel
    J Agric Food Chem 55:10315-22. 2007
    Calla lilies are herbaceous monocotyledonous plants that are highly sensitive to Pectobacterium carotovorum, the causal agent of soft-rot disease...
  59. pmc Microarray comparative genomic hybridisation analysis incorporating genomic organisation, and application to enterobacterial plant pathogens
    Leighton Pritchard
    Plant Pathology Programme, SCRI, Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
    PLoS Comput Biol 5:e1000473. 2009
    ..method to be validated in comparisons of sequenced bacteria that diverge at the strain and at the genus level: Pectobacterium atrosepticum SCRI1043 (Pba1043) and Dickeya dadantii 3937 (Dda3937); and Lactococcus lactis subsp...
  60. ncbi Growth promotion of quorum-quenching bacteria in the rhizosphere of Solanum tuberosum
    Amélie Cirou
    Institut des Sciences du Vegetal, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Gif sur Yvette, France
    Environ Microbiol 9:1511-22. 2007
    ..Moreover, the GCL- and HTN-consortia showed a biocontrol activity against Pectobacterium atrosepticum in soft rot assays with tubers of Solanum tuberosum...
  61. ncbi Identification of novel bioactive hexapeptides against phytopathogenic bacteria through rapid screening of a synthetic combinatorial library
    Jaehyuk Choi
    Department of Molecular Science and Technology, Ajou University, Suwon 442 749, Korea
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 19:792-802. 2009
    ..Bactericidal activity was addressed in a clear zone assay against phytopathogenic bacteria, including Pectobacterium spp., Xanthomonas spp., Pseudomonas spp., etc...
  62. ncbi Novel N-acylhomoserine lactone-degrading bacteria isolated from the leaf surface of Solanum tuberosum and their quorum-quenching properties
    Tomohiro Morohoshi
    Department of Material and Environmental Chemistry, Graduate School of Engineering, Utsunomiya University, 7 1 2 Yoto, Utsunomiya, Tochigi 321 8585, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 73:2124-7. 2009
    ..These two strains interrupted quorum-sensing dependent bacterial infection by plant pathogen Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum. M...
  63. ncbi Fast screening method for detection of acyl-HSL-degrading soil isolates
    Sylwia Jafra
    Plant Research International, P O Box 16, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Microbiol Methods 57:415-20. 2004
    ..was demonstrated by isolation of different bacteria from a potato rhizosphere able to inactivate synthetic and natural acyl HSLs produced by Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum (Pcc) (Erwinia carotovora subsp. carotovora (Ecc)).
  64. ncbi Bacterial ghost technology for pesticide delivery
    Tamas Hatfaludi
    Institute for Microbiology and Genetics, Section Microbiology and Biotechnology, University of Vienna, UZAII 2B522 Althanstrasse 14, A 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Agric Food Chem 52:5627-34. 2004
    ..Such envelopes from the plant-adhering bacterium Pectobacterium cypripedii were tested for their ability to adhere to plant material and to be used as carriers for pesticide ..
  65. ncbi Growth biostimulation of quorum-quenching bacteria by gammagamma-heptalactone treatment in the hydroponic rhizosphere of Solanum tuberosum
    M Tannieres
    Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut des Sciences du Vegetal, UPR 2355, FR 91198 Gif sur Yvette, France
    Commun Agric Appl Biol Sci 77:29-37. 2012
    Several bacterial plant pathogens, including Pectobacterium, use a cell-to-cell communication system called quorum sensing (QS) to synchronize and regulate expression of the virulence factors...
  66. pmc CRISPRTarget: bioinformatic prediction and analysis of crRNA targets
    Ambarish Biswas
    Department of Biochemistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    RNA Biol 10:817-27. 2013
    ..Finally, in Pectobacterium species, we identify new CRISPR targets and propose a model of temperate phage exposure and subsequent ..
  67. ncbi Carboxymethylproline synthase from Pectobacterium carotorova: a multifaceted member of the crotonase superfamily
    Barbara Gerratana
    Department of Chemistry, The Johns Hopkins University, 3400 North Charles Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    Biochemistry 43:15936-45. 2004
    ..carbapenem antibiotic, (5R)-carbapen-2-em-3-carboxylic acid, is biosynthesized from primary metabolites in Pectobacterium carotorova by the action of three enzymes, carboxymethylproline synthase (hereafter named CarB), carbapenam ..
  68. ncbi Characteristics of defective phage particles of Pectobacterium carotovorum ZM1
    F I Tovkach
    Zabolotny Institute of Microbiology and Virology National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 154 Acad Zabolotny St, Kyiv, MSP D 03680, Ukraine
    Mikrobiol Z 74:33-8. 2012
    ..the expression products of defective prophages are typical of defective lysogenic systems of phytopathogenic Pectobacterium carotovorum...
  69. doi Structural modelling of substrate binding and inhibition in penicillin V acylase from Pectobacterium atrosepticum
    V S Avinash
    Division of Biochemical Sciences, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune, India
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 437:538-43. 2013
    ..We have identified a PVA from a Gram-negative organism, Pectobacterium atrosepticum (PaPVA) that turned out to be a remote homolog of the PVAs and BSHs reported earlier...
  70. doi Phylogenetic position and virulence apparatus of the pear flower necrosis pathogen Erwinia piriflorinigrans CFBP 5888T as assessed by comparative genomics
    Theo H M Smits
    Agroscope Changins Wädenswil ACW, Plant Protection Division, CH 8820 Wadenswil, Switzerland Electronic address
    Syst Appl Microbiol 36:449-56. 2013
    ..genus Erwinia sensu stricto, which up to now was mostly associated with phytopathogenic, soft-rot Dickeya and Pectobacterium species...
  71. doi The use of fluorescent reporter protein tagging to study the interaction between Root-Knot Nematodes and Soft Rot Enterobacteriaceae
    A Mongae
    Department of Microbiology and Plant Pathology, Forestry Agriculture and Biotechnology Institute, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Lett Appl Microbiol 56:258-63. 2013
    ..employed as a reporter protein to investigate the interaction between the soft rot Enterobacteriaceae (SRE) Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. brasiliensis (Pcb) and root-knot nematode (M. incognita). Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp...
  72. doi The endophytic lifestyle of Escherichia coli O157:H7: quantification and internal localization in roots
    Kathryn M Wright
    The James Hutton Institute, Dundee, UK
    Phytopathology 103:333-40. 2013
    ..Internal colonization of epidermal cells resembled that of the phytopathogen Pectobacterium atrosepticum on potato. In contrast, only sporadic cells of the laboratory strain of E...
  73. pmc The type III secreted effector DspE is required early in solanum tuberosum leaf infection by Pectobacterium carotovorum to cause cell death, and requires Wx(3-6)D/E motifs
    Clifford S Hogan
    Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e65534. 2013
    b>Pectobacterium species are enterobacterial plant-pathogens that cause soft rot disease in diverse plant species. Unlike hemi-biotrophic plant pathogenic bacteria, the type III secretion system (T3SS) of Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp...
  74. ncbi Thermodependence of growth and enzymatic activities implicated in pathogenicity of two Erwinia carotovora subspecies (Pectobacterium spp.)
    Bruno Smadja
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie du Froid, UPRES 2123, Universite de Rouen, Evreux, France
    Can J Microbiol 50:19-27. 2004
    ..The optimal temperature for pathogenicity appears to be different from the optimal growth temperature but seems to be a compromise between this temperature and temperatures at which lytic activities are maximal...
  75. pmc One shot-two pathogens blocked: exposure of Arabidopsis to hexadecane, a long chain volatile organic compound, confers induced resistance against both Pectobacterium carotovorum and Pseudomonas syringae
    Hyo Bee Park
    Molecular Phytobacteriology Laboratory Systems and Synthetic Biology Research Center KRIBB Daejeon, South Korea
    Plant Signal Behav 8:e24619. 2013
    ..syringae pv maculicola and a necrotrophic pathogen, Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp carotovorum...
  76. ncbi Cloning and characterization of the glycogen branching enzyme gene existing in tandem with the glycogen debranching enzyme from Pectobacterium chrysanthemi PY35
    Woo Jin Lim
    Division of Applied Life Science, Gyeongsang National University, Chinju 660 701, Republic of Korea
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 300:93-101. 2003
    The glycogen branching enzyme gene (glgB) from Pectobacterium chrysanthemi PY35 was cloned, sequenced, and expressed in Escherichia coli...
  77. pmc The lectin receptor kinase-VI.2 is required for priming and positively regulates Arabidopsis pattern-triggered immunity
    Prashant Singh
    Department of Life Science and Institute of Plant Biology, National Taiwan University, Taipei 106, Taiwan
    Plant Cell 24:1256-70. 2012
    ..2) contributes to disease resistance against the hemibiotrophic Pseudomonas syringae and the necrotrophic Pectobacterium carotovorum bacteria. Accordingly, LecRK-VI...
  78. ncbi Construction of minimum size cellulase (Cel5Z) from Pectobacterium chrysanthemi PY35 by removal of the C-terminal region
    Woo Jin Lim
    Division of Applied Life Science, Gyeongsang National University, Chinju, 660 701, Korea
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 68:46-52. 2005
    b>Pectobacterium chrysanthemi PY35 secretes the endoglucanase Cel5Z, an enzyme of the glycoside hydrolase family 5...
  79. pmc Development of an engineered bioluminescent reporter phage for detection of bacterial blight of crucifers
    David A Schofield
    Guild Associates, Inc, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:3592-8. 2012
    ..Other bacterial pathogens of Brassica species such as P. syringae pv. maculicola, Pseudomonas marginalis, Pectobacterium carotovorum, Xanthomonas campestris pv. campestris, and X. campestris pv...
  80. pmc Quorum sensing and expression of virulence in pectobacteria
    Lee Põllumaa
    Department of Genetics, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Tartu, Tartu 51010, Estonia
    Sensors (Basel) 12:3327-49. 2012
    ..QS systems are widespread among the plant soft-rotting bacteria. In Pectobacterium carotovorum, at least two QS systems exist being specified by the nature of chemical signals involved...
  81. doi Differential induction of oxylipin pathway in potato and tobacco cells by bacterial and oomycete elicitors
    Guillaume Saubeau
    INRA, UMR1349 IGEPP, 35653, Le Rheu, France
    Plant Cell Rep 32:579-89. 2013
    ..induced by a concentrated culture filtrate (CCF) from Phytophthora infestans and lipopolysaccharide (LPS) from Pectobacterium atrosepticum...
  82. ncbi Natural-light labeling of tomatoes does not facilitate growth or penetration of Salmonella into the fruit
    Michelle D Danyluk
    Citrus Research and Education Center, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, 700 Experiment Station Road, Lake Alfred, Florida 33850, USA
    J Food Prot 73:2276-80. 2010
    ..fears of such marks serving as possible entryways for the pathogenic organisms, alone and in the presence of Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum, a soft-rot organism...
  83. ncbi Analysis of bgl operon structure and characterization of beta-glucosidase from Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum LY34
    Chang Long An
    Division of Applied Life Science, Gyeongsang National University, Chinju, Korea
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 68:2270-8. 2004
    A putative bgl operon of Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum LY34 (Pcc LY34) was isolated. Sequence analysis of the 5,557 bp cloned DNA fragment (accession no...
  84. doi Specificity of monoclonal antibodies to strains of Dickeya sp. that cause bacterial heart rot of pineapple
    Gabriel D Peckham
    Department of Plant and Environmental Protection Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii 96822, USA
    Hybridoma (Larchmt) 29:383-9. 2010
    ..and irrigation water into five genotypes (A-E) that differed from representatives of other Dickeya species, Pectobacterium carotovorum and other enteric saprophytes isolated from pineapple...
  85. ncbi Differential expression of 10 sweetpotato peroxidase genes in response to bacterial pathogen, Pectobacterium chrysanthemi
    In Chang Jang
    Laboratory of Environmental Biotechnology, Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology KRIBB, 52 Eoen dong, Yuseong Gu, Daejeon 305 806, South Korea
    Plant Physiol Biochem 42:451-5. 2004
    ..of 10 POD genes were investigated in four cultivars of sweetpotato (Ipomoea batatas) after infection with Pectobacterium chrysanthemi...
  86. pmc Regulation of type VI secretion gene clusters by sigma54 and cognate enhancer binding proteins
    Christophe S Bernard
    Laboratoire d Ingenierie des Systemes Macromoleculaires, Institut de Microbiologie de la Mediterranee, Aix Marseille Universite, CNRS UPR9027, 31 Chemin Joseph Aiguier, 13402 Marseille Cedex 20, France
    J Bacteriol 193:2158-67. 2011
    ..approach, we identified several clusters, including those of Vibrio cholerae, Aeromonas hydrophila, Pectobacterium atrosepticum, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato, and a Marinomonas sp...
  87. pmc New detection systems of bacteria using highly selective media designed by SMART: selective medium-design algorithm restricted by two constraints
    Takeshi Kawanishi
    Department of Agricultural and Environmental Biology, Graduate School of Agricultural and Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 6:e16512. 2011
    ..to a wide range of microorganisms, we developed selective media for Burkholderia glumae, Acidovorax avenae, Pectobacterium carotovorum, Ralstonia solanacearum, and Xanthomonas campestris...
  88. pmc Origin and examination of a leafhopper facultative endosymbiont
    Patrick H Degnan
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Curr Microbiol 62:1565-72. 2011
    ..virulence genes with plant pathogens, but also is closely related to the plant pathogenic genera Dickeya, Pectobacterium, and Brenneria...
  89. ncbi Samsonia erythrinae gen. nov., sp. nov., isolated from bark necrotic lesions of Erythrina sp., and discrimination of plant-pathogenic Enterobacteriaceae by phenotypic features
    L Sutra
    UMR de Pathologie Végétale INRA INH Université, Beaucouze, France
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 51:1291-304. 2001
    ..levels of DNA relatedness (2-33% hybridization) with reference strains of phytopathogenic Erwinia, Brenneria, Pectobacterium, Pantoea and Enterobacter species...
  90. doi Pantoea stewartii subsp. stewartii: lessons learned from a xylem-dwelling pathogen of sweet corn
    M Caroline Roper
    Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA
    Mol Plant Pathol 12:628-37. 2011
    ..from its interaction with plants may be extrapolated to other plant-associated enterics, such as Erwinia, Dickeya and Pectobacterium spp., or enteric human pathogens associated with plants, such as Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.
  91. ncbi Elevation of three subspecies of Pectobacterium carotovorum to species level: Pectobacterium atrosepticum sp. nov., Pectobacterium betavasculorum sp. nov. and Pectobacterium wasabiae sp. nov
    Louis Gardan
    UMR de Pathologie Végétale, INRA INH Universite, BP 57, 42 rue G Morel, 49071 Beaucouze, France
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:381-91. 2003
    A collection of 42 strains belonging to the five subspecies of Pectobacterium carotovorum (subspecies atrosepticum, betavasculorum, carotovorum, odoriferum and wasabiae) and 11 reference and type strains of biovars of Pectobacterium ..
  92. pmc Definition of the common and divergent steps in carbapenem β-lactam antibiotic biosynthesis
    Micah J Bodner
    Department of Chemistry, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    Chembiochem 12:2159-65. 2011
    ..from Streptomyces species and are disubstituted structural variants of a simple core that is synthesized by Pectobacterium carotovorum (Erwinia carotovora), a phylogenetically distant plant pathogen...
  93. ncbi Studies on pH and thermal stability of novel purified L-asparaginase from Pectobacterium carotojorum MTCC 1428
    Sanjay Kumar
    Biochemical Engineering Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati 781039, Assam, India
    Mikrobiologiia 80:349-55. 2011
    ..study, the combined effect of pH and temperature on the performance of purified novel L-asparaginase from Pectobacterium carotovorum MTCC 1428 was studied under assay conditions using response surface methodology (RSM)...
  94. ncbi Carboxymethylproline synthase (CarB), an unusual carbon-carbon bond-forming enzyme of the crotonase superfamily involved in carbapenem biosynthesis
    Mark C Sleeman
    Department of Chemistry, University of Oxford, Chemistry Research Laboratory, Mansfield Road, Oxford OX1 3TA, UK
    J Biol Chem 279:6730-6. 2004
    ..The implications of the results for the biosynthesis of both carbapenem-3-carboxylate and C-2/C-6-substituted carbapenems, such as thienamycin, are discussed...
  95. pmc Classification of plant associated bacteria using RIF, a computationally derived DNA marker
    Kevin L Schneider
    Molecular Biosciences and Bioengineering, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18496. 2011
    ..The RIF marker also was sequenced for 24 reference strains from three genera in the Enterobacteriaceae: Pectobacterium, Pantoea and Dickeya...
  96. doi The iturin-like lipopeptides are essential components in the biological control arsenal of Bacillus subtilis against bacterial diseases of cucurbits
    Houda Zeriouh
    Universidad de Malaga, Malaga, Spain
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 24:1540-52. 2011
    ..cucurbitae and Pectobacterium carotovorum subsp. carotovorum...
  97. doi Pectobacterium carotovorum elicits plant cell death with DspE/F but the P. carotovorum DspE does not suppress callose or induce expression of plant genes early in plant-microbe interactions
    Hye Sook Kim
    Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
    Mol Plant Microbe Interact 24:773-86. 2011
    The broad-host-range bacterial soft rot pathogen Pectobacterium carotovorum causes a DspE/F-dependent plant cell death on Nicotiana benthamiana within 24 h postinoculation (hpi) followed by leaf maceration within 48 hpi. P...
  98. doi Chemical structure of the O-polysaccharide isolated from Pectobacterium atrosepticum SCRI 1039
    Małgorzata Czerwicka
    Faculty of Chemistry, University of Gdansk, Sobieskiego 18 19, PL 80 952 Gdansk, Poland
    Carbohydr Res 346:2978-81. 2011
    The lipopolysaccharide (LPS) of the bacterium Pectobacterium atrosepticum SCRI 1039 was hydrolyzed and the products were separated...
  99. doi Purification and characterization of glutaminase-free L-asparaginase from Pectobacterium carotovorum MTCC 1428
    Sanjay Kumar
    Biochemical Engineering Laboratory, Department of Biotechnology, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati 781039, Assam, India
    Bioresour Technol 102:2077-82. 2011
    An intracellular glutaminase-free L-asparaginase from Pectobacterium carotovorum MTCC 1428 was isolated to apparent homogeneity. The homotetramer enzyme has a molecular mass of 144...
  100. doi The effect of resource quantity and resource stoichiometry on microbial carbon-use-efficiency
    Katharina M Keiblinger
    BFW Federal Research and Training Centre for Forests, Natural Hazards and Landscape, Vienna, Austria
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 73:430-40. 2010
    ..we cultured four microorganisms - two fungi (Aspergillus nidulans and Trichoderma harzianum) and two bacteria (Pectobacterium carotovorum and Verrucomicrobium spinosum) - under 12 unique C, nitrogen (N) and phosphorus (P) ratios...
  101. ncbi Phylogenetic position of phytopathogens within the Enterobacteriaceae
    L Hauben
    Laboratorium voor Microbiologie, Universiteit Gent, Belgium
    Syst Appl Microbiol 21:384-97. 1998
    ..odorifera, E. carotovora subsp. wasabiae, E. cacticida, E. chrysanthemi and E. cypripedii in the genus Pectobacterium respectively as P. carotovorum subsp. atrosepticum comb. nov., P. carotovorum subsp. betavasculorum comb. nov...

Research Grants19

  1. Identifying targets for diagnosing oral candidiasis
    David Schofield; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Since Candida species are the most important fungal pathogen of the oral cavity, the rapid and accurate diagnosis of oral candidiasis using novel disease biomarkers will significantly improve oral health. ..
  2. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..How pSCl0l has become independent of these proteins will investigated. Overall, these studies will provide insight into how the relaxosome directs plasmid DNA to the conjugal pore for transfer. ..
  3. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..How pSCl0l has become independent of these proteins will investigated. Overall, these studies will provide insight into how the relaxosome directs plasmid DNA to the conjugal pore for transfer. ..
  4. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..How pSCl0l has become independent of these proteins will investigated. Overall, these studies will provide insight into how the relaxosome directs plasmid DNA to the conjugal pore for transfer. ..
  5. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..How pSCl0l has become independent of these proteins will investigated. Overall, these studies will provide insight into how the relaxosome directs plasmid DNA to the conjugal pore for transfer. ..
  6. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Experimental approaches in this study will include isolating second-site suppressor mutations, chemical probing of the relaxosome, and reconstituting MobA oriT DNA interactions in vitro with purified components. ..
  7. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Finally, the R1162 DNA strands that are transferred during conjugation will be identified by capturing this DNA in infectious particles...
  8. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Finally, the R1162 DNA strands that are transferred during conjugation will be identified by capturing this DNA in infectious particles...
  9. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Finally, the R1162 DNA strands that are transferred during conjugation will be identified by capturing this DNA in infectious particles...
  10. CONJUGATIVE MOBILIZATION OF PLASMID R1162
    Richard Meyer; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Finally, the R1162 DNA strands that are transferred during conjugation will be identified by capturing this DNA in infectious particles...