P Kuhnert

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Affiliation: University of Bern
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi Routine phenotypic identification of bacterial species of the family Pasteurellaceae isolated from animals
    Florence Dousse
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Universitat Bern, Laenggasstrasse 122, Bern, Switzerland
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:716-24. 2008
  2. pmc Evolution of the leukotoxin promoter in genus Mannheimia
    Jesper Larsen
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    BMC Evol Biol 9:121. 2009
  3. pmc Analysis of gene order data supports vertical inheritance of the leukotoxin operon and genome rearrangements in the 5' flanking region in genus Mannheimia
    Jesper Larsen
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Stigbøjlen 4, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    BMC Evol Biol 7:184. 2007
  4. ncbi Host cell specific activity of RTX toxins from haemolytic Actinobacillus equuli and Actinobacillus suis
    P Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Langgassstrasse 122, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 92:161-7. 2003
  5. ncbi Phylogenetic relationship of equine Actinobacillus species and distribution of RTX toxin genes among clusters
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Laenggass Str 122, University of Bern, 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Res 34:353-9. 2003
  6. doi Phylogeny and prediction of genetic similarity of Cronobacter and related taxa by multilocus sequence analysis (MLSA)
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Food Microbiol 136:152-8. 2009
  7. ncbi Phylogenetic analysis of Prevotella nigrescens, Prevotella intermedia and Porphyromonas gingivalis clinical strains reveals a clear species clustering
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:1391-5. 2002
  8. ncbi Characterization of the type I secretion system of the RTX toxin ApxII in "Actinobacillus porcitonsillarum"
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Laenggass Strasse 122, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 107:225-32. 2005
  9. ncbi Emended description of Actinobacillus capsulatus Arseculeratne 1962, 38AL
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:625-32. 2007
  10. ncbi Prediction of whole-genome DNA-DNA similarity, determination of G+C content and phylogenetic analysis within the family Pasteurellaceae by multilocus sequence analysis (MLSA)
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty of the University of Bern, Laenggass Str 122, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Microbiology 152:2537-48. 2006

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  1. ncbi Routine phenotypic identification of bacterial species of the family Pasteurellaceae isolated from animals
    Florence Dousse
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Universitat Bern, Laenggasstrasse 122, Bern, Switzerland
    J Vet Diagn Invest 20:716-24. 2008
    ..The procedure is an easy and cost-effective system for the rapid identification of species of the Pasteurellaceae family isolated from clinical specimens of animals...
  2. pmc Evolution of the leukotoxin promoter in genus Mannheimia
    Jesper Larsen
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    BMC Evol Biol 9:121. 2009
    ..We also consider how the evolution of the leukotoxin operon fits with the evolution and maintenance of virulence...
  3. pmc Analysis of gene order data supports vertical inheritance of the leukotoxin operon and genome rearrangements in the 5' flanking region in genus Mannheimia
    Jesper Larsen
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Stigbøjlen 4, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    BMC Evol Biol 7:184. 2007
    ..We have tested the hypothesis that vertical inheritance of the leukotoxin (lktCABD) operon has occurred from the last common ancestor of genus Mannheimia to any ancestor of the diverging subclades by exploring gene order data...
  4. ncbi Host cell specific activity of RTX toxins from haemolytic Actinobacillus equuli and Actinobacillus suis
    P Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Langgassstrasse 122, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 92:161-7. 2003
    ..Our results indicate a host species specificity of the toxic activity of RTX toxins Aqx of A. equuli and ApxI and ApxII of A. suis...
  5. ncbi Phylogenetic relationship of equine Actinobacillus species and distribution of RTX toxin genes among clusters
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Laenggass Str 122, University of Bern, 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Res 34:353-9. 2003
    ..equuli and ApxI and ApxII for the porcine A. suis indicates a role of these RTX toxins in host species predilection of the two closely related species of bacterial pathogens and allows PCR based diagnostic differentiation of the two...
  6. doi Phylogeny and prediction of genetic similarity of Cronobacter and related taxa by multilocus sequence analysis (MLSA)
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Food Microbiol 136:152-8. 2009
    ....
  7. ncbi Phylogenetic analysis of Prevotella nigrescens, Prevotella intermedia and Porphyromonas gingivalis clinical strains reveals a clear species clustering
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:1391-5. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi Characterization of the type I secretion system of the RTX toxin ApxII in "Actinobacillus porcitonsillarum"
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Laenggass Strasse 122, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 107:225-32. 2005
    ..porcitonsillarum and A. pleuropneumoniae suggests that in the latter, the contemporary truncated operon is the result of a recombination event within the species, rather than a horizontal transfer of an incomplete operon...
  9. ncbi Emended description of Actinobacillus capsulatus Arseculeratne 1962, 38AL
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:625-32. 2007
    ..capsulatus to be emended and separate it more clearly from other species, both phenotypically and genotypically. The type strain of A. capsulatus is CCUG 12396(T) (=Frederiksen 243(T)=ATCC 51571(T)=NCTC 11408(T)=CIP 103283(T))...
  10. ncbi Prediction of whole-genome DNA-DNA similarity, determination of G+C content and phylogenetic analysis within the family Pasteurellaceae by multilocus sequence analysis (MLSA)
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty of the University of Bern, Laenggass Str 122, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Microbiology 152:2537-48. 2006
    ..It is proposed to use the three sequences as a taxonomic tool, replacing DNA-DNA hybridization...
  11. ncbi Prevalence and risk-factor analysis of Shiga toxigenic Escherichia coli in faecal samples of organically and conventionally farmed dairy cattle
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Laenggass Str 122, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 109:37-45. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, control and prevention practices are indicated to avoid contamination of animal products...
  12. pmc Nicoletella semolina gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of Pasteurellaceae isolated from horses with airway disease
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 42:5542-8. 2004
    ..6%), and infB (99.7%) sequences exist within the species, indicating that N. semolina isolates not only are phenotypically homogeneous but also are genetically homogeneous. The type strain of N. semolina is CCUG43639(T) (DSM16380(T))...
  13. pmc Characterization of PaxA and its operon: a cohemolytic RTX toxin determinant from pathogenic Pasteurella aerogenes
    P Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Infect Immun 68:6-12. 2000
    ..Only a small heterogeneity (<0.5%) was observed between the rrs genes of the strains originating from geographically distant farms and isolated at different times...
  14. ncbi Phylogenetic analysis of Pasteurella multocida subspecies and molecular identification of feline P. multocida subsp. septica by 16S rRNA gene sequencing
    P Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Med Microbiol 290:599-604. 2000
    ..It is therefore helpful for future unambiguous identification and molecular taxonomy of P. multocida as well as for epidemiological investigations...
  15. doi Culture media for the isolation of Cronobacter spp
    Patrick Druggan
    Oxoid Ltd, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG24 8PW, United Kingdom
    Int J Food Microbiol 136:169-78. 2009
    ..This review presents the history and rationale behind the currently available methods, and gives an overview of the principles involved in designing these microbiological media...
  16. ncbi Characterization of Aqx and its operon: the hemolytic RTX determinant of Actinobacillus equuli
    H Berthoud
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Laenggass Str 122, CH 3012, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 87:159-74. 2002
    ..The aqx operon was not found in closely related members of the Pasteurellaceae family. The description of the Aqx hemolysin will open new ways for studying the pathogenesis of A. equuli...
  17. pmc Molecular identification and epidemiological tracing of Pasteurella multocida meningitis in a baby
    P Boerlin
    Institute for Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 38:1235-7. 2000
    ..In addition, this study illustrates the usefulness of molecular methods for identification and epidemiological tracing of Pasteurella isolates...
  18. pmc Detection system for Escherichia coli-specific virulence genes: absence of virulence determinants in B and C strains
    P Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 63:703-9. 1997
    ..coli strains to be used as hosts in biotechnological processes. This approach might also be used for the identification and characterization of clinically significant E. coli isolates from human and animal species...
  19. doi Bovine Staphylococcus aureus: association of virulence genes, genotypes and clinical outcome
    C Fournier
    Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Berne, 3001 Berne, Switzerland
    Res Vet Sci 85:439-48. 2008
    ..Because of the high clinical relevance, our results indicate the need to subtype the IMI-associated strains of S. aureus in the future...
  20. ncbi Antimicrobial resistance and resistance gene determinants in clinical Escherichia coli from different animal species in Switzerland
    Roland Lanz
    Institute for Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Langgass strasse 122, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 91:73-84. 2003
    ..coli isolates from animals...
  21. ncbi Identification of Clostridium chauvoei in cultures and clinical material from blackleg using PCR
    P Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 57:291-8. 1997
    ..Moreover, the assay is a valuable tool for the phylogenetic identification of C. chauvoei which can assist to substitute the fastidious traditional identification methods and replace laboratory animal testing currently used...
  22. ncbi Identification and detection of Actinobacillus pleuropneumoniae by PCR based on the gene apxIVA
    A Schaller
    Institute for Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Berne, , CH-3012, Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 79:47-62. 2001
    ..Furthermore, PCR confirmed the presence of A. pleuropneumoniae in 16/17 homogenates from necrotic lung lesions, while the bacterium was successfully recovered from 13 of these lesions by culture...
  23. doi Genotypes and antibiotic resistance of Campylobacter coli in fattening pigs
    R Egger
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Laenggassstr 122, 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 155:272-8. 2012
    ..The antibiotic resistance echoes the use of corresponding drugs in the Swiss livestock production and indicates the efficacy of restrictive application of antibiotics in order to reduce resistances...
  24. doi Comparison of genotypes and antibiotic resistance of Campylobacter jejuni isolated from humans and slaughtered chickens in Switzerland
    S Kittl
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Appl Microbiol 110:513-520. 2011
    ..To get an overview of genotypes and antibiotic resistances in Swiss Campylobacter jejuni implicated in human gastroenteritis and to examine the association with isolates from chickens...
  25. ncbi Phylogenetic positions of Clostridium chauvoei and Clostridium septicum based on 16S rRNA gene sequences
    P Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 46:1174-6. 1996
    ..Bacteriol. 44:812-826, 1994), which includes Clostridium carnis, Clostridium perfringens, Clostridium botulinum, and Clostridium tetani. We found that 99.3% of the nucleotides in the genes of C. chauvoei and C. septicum are identical...
  26. ncbi Antibodies to Aqx toxin of Actinobacillus equuli in horses and foals
    H Berthoud
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Rec 155:231-3. 2004
    ....
  27. doi Genotyping of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in wild boar lung samples
    P Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 152:191-5. 2011
    ..Results show that direct genotyping from wild boar lung samples is possible and provides a promising approach to investigate future EP outbreak related samples from wild boar...
  28. ncbi Molecular epidemiology and genetic linkage of macrolide and aminoglycoside resistance in Staphylococcus intermedius of canine origin
    P Boerlin
    Institute for Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Langgass strasse 122, CH 3012, Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 79:155-69. 2001
    ..This strongly suggests that erm(B) or the whole erm(B)-Tn5405-like elements in S. intermedius originate from other bacterial species, possibly from enterococci...
  29. ncbi Comparison of real-time PCR assays for detection, quantification, and differentiation of campylobacter jejuni and campylobacter coli in broiler neck skin samples
    A Schnider
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Food Prot 73:1057-63. 2010
    ..Real-time PCR proved to be a suitable method for direct detection, quantification, and differentiation of Campylobacter from carcasses, and could permit time-efficient surveillance of these zoonotic agents...
  30. ncbi Genetic relatedness within the genus Campylobacter inferred from rpoB sequences
    Bozena M Korczak
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56:937-45. 2006
    ..The universally applicable amplification and sequencing approach for partial rpoB gene sequence determination provides a powerful tool for DNA sequence-based discrimination of Campylobacter species...
  31. ncbi Phenotypic and genetic characterization of Pasteurella multocida and related isolates from rabbits in Switzerland
    Anina B J Stahel
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Vet Diagn Invest 21:793-802. 2009
    ..Samples obtained from individual postmortem cases demonstrated a higher phenotypic and genetic heterogeneity than samples from group management rabbits...
  32. doi Basfia succiniciproducens gen. nov., sp. nov., a new member of the family Pasteurellaceae isolated from bovine rumen
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:44-50. 2010
    ..nov., sp. nov. The type strain is JF4016(T) (=DSM 22022(T) =CCUG 57335(T))...
  33. ncbi Phylogeny of the family Pasteurellaceae based on rpoB sequences
    Bozena Korczak
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:1393-9. 2004
    ..Hence, rpoB gene sequence analysis in conjunction with 16S rDNA sequencing is a valuable tool for phylogenetic studies of the Pasteurellaceae and may also prove useful for reorganizing the current taxonomy of this bacterial family...
  34. ncbi [Field validation of a real-time PCR test for the detection of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in nasal swabs of live pigs]
    F Zeeh
    Departement für Klinische Veterinärmedizin, Abteilung für Schweinemedizin, Universitat Bern, Schweiz
    Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 147:373-9. 2005
    ..In such cases, only a positive result would be proof for an infection with M. hyopneumoniae. Our study shows that the rtPCR on nasal swabs from live pigs allows a fast and accurate diagnosis in cases of suspected EP...
  35. pmc Detection of RTX toxin genes in gram-negative bacteria with a set of specific probes
    P Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bucteriology, University of Berm, Switzerland
    Appl Environ Microbiol 63:2258-65. 1997
    ..Moreover, it is useful for the detection of already-known or new RTX toxin genes in bacteria of medical importance...
  36. pmc Microarray-based detection of 90 antibiotic resistance genes of gram-positive bacteria
    Vincent Perreten
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Berne, Längass Strasse 122, Postfach, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 43:2291-302. 2005
    ..This technology has a large potential for applications in basic research, food safety, and surveillance programs for antimicrobial resistance...
  37. doi Hormographiella aspergillata keratomycosis in a dog
    Antonella Rampazzo
    Department of Clinical Veterinary Medicine, Ophthalmology Service, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Ophthalmol 12:43-7. 2009
    ..As advised in human medicine, we encourage the use of this molecular technique to obtain an early species diagnosis, allowing targeted medical therapy...
  38. pmc Multiplex strategy for multilocus sequence typing, fla typing, and genetic determination of antimicrobial resistance of Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli isolates collected in Switzerland
    Bozena M Korczak
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 47:1996-2007. 2009
    ..Data networking facilitates the exchange of information between collaborating centers. The described approach simplifies and improves the genotyping of Campylobacter, allowing cost- and time-efficient routine monitoring...
  39. ncbi Detection of type III secretion genes as a general indicator of bacterial virulence
    Katja Stuber
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Langgassstrasse 122, Bern CH 3012, Switzerland
    Mol Cell Probes 17:25-32. 2003
    ..Moreover, it is a powerful means for a first safety assessment of poorly characterized strains intended to be used in biotechnological applications...
  40. ncbi RTX toxins in Pasteurellaceae
    Joachim Frey
    Institute for Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Med Microbiol 292:149-58. 2002
    ..Further evidence exists that RTX toxins play a potential role in host specificity of certain pathogens...
  41. ncbi Distribution of RTX toxin genes in strains of [Actinobacillus] rossii and [Pasteurella] mairii
    Désirée Mayor
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, CH 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 116:194-201. 2006
    ..The fact that [P.] aerogenes, [P.] mairii and [A.] rossii can phylogenetically clearly be identified and might contain distinct RTX toxin genes allows their proper diagnosis and will further help to investigate their role as pathogens...
  42. ncbi Multilocus sequence typing (MLST) of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae: a diverse pathogen with limited clonality
    Désirée Mayor
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 127:63-72. 2008
    ..hyopneumoniae using the three genes adk, rpoB, and tpiA seems to be sufficient for epidemiological investigations by direct amplification of target genes from lysate of clinical material without prior cultivation...
  43. ncbi Development of two real-time PCR assays for the detection of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in clinical samples
    Christoph R Dubosson
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Laenggass Str 122, CH 3001, Switzerland
    Vet Microbiol 102:55-65. 2004
    ..The sensitivities in this sample group were 50% for the REP and 70% for the ABC assays and for both assays together 85%. The two assays run in parallel are therefore a valuable tool for the improvement of the current diagnosis of EP...
  44. ncbi Diversity of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in pig farms revealed by direct molecular typing of clinical material
    Désirée Mayor
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Laenggass Str 122, 3001 Bern, Switzerland
    Vet Res 38:391-8. 2007
    ..The method presented is a highly reproducible epidemiologic tool allowing direct typing of M. hyopneumoniae from clinical material without prior isolation and cultivation of strains...
  45. doi Genotypes and antibiotic resistance of bovine Campylobacter and their contribution to human campylobacteriosis
    R Jonas
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Epidemiol Infect 143:2373-80. 2015
    ..Source attribution indicated chicken as the main source of human infection with cattle being second. In conclusion, cattle should not be underestimated as a potential source of human campylobacteriosis. ..
  46. pmc Use of diagnostic microarrays for determination of virulence gene patterns of Escherichia coli K1, a major cause of neonatal meningitis
    Bozena Korczak
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 43:1024-31. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, some of them can carry virulence genes known to be characteristic of intestinal E. coli. The distribution and combination of virulence genes show that K1 isolates constitute a heterogeneous group of E. coli...
  47. pmc Characterization of an ADP-ribosyltransferase toxin (AexT) from Aeromonas salmonicida subsp. salmonicida
    Martin Braun
    Institute for Veterinary Bacteriology, Center for Fish and Wildlife Health, University of Bern, CH 3012 Bern, Switzerland
    J Bacteriol 184:1851-8. 2002
    ..Hence AexT is directly involved in the toxicity of A. salmonicida subsp. salmonicida for RTG-2 fish cells...
  48. pmc Fast DNA serotyping of Escherichia coli by use of an oligonucleotide microarray
    Karin Ballmer
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, NENT, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 45:370-9. 2007
    ....
  49. pmc Methods for identification of Staphylococcus aureus isolates in cases of bovine mastitis
    Patrick Boerlin
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Bern
    J Clin Microbiol 41:767-71. 2003
    ..With continuously improving technologies and decreasing costs, genetic identification methods like rrs gene sequencing will soon find a place in routine veterinary diagnostics...
  50. ncbi Emended description of porcine [Pasteurella] aerogenes, [Pasteurella] mairii and [Actinobacillus] rossii
    Henrik Christensen
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Stigbøjlen 4, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:209-23. 2005
    ..aerogenes emend., [P.] mairii emend. and [A.] rossii emend., with the respective type strains ATCC 27883T, NCTC 10699T and ATCC 27072T...
  51. ncbi Analysis of non-porcine isolates of Actinobacillus suis
    Marie Eve Jeannotte
    Departement de pathologie et de microbiologie, Faculte de Medecine Veterinaire, Universite de Montreal, C P 5000, Saint Hyacinthe, Que, Canada J2S 7C6
    Vet Microbiol 85:83-93. 2002
    ..suis reference strain ATCC 15557. Taken together, these data suggest that although many non-porcine A. suis isolates are not A. suis (sensu stricto), some isolates are genotypically as well as phenotypically similar to A. suis...
  52. ncbi Microarray based study on virulence-associated genes and resistance determinants of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from cattle
    Stefan Monecke
    Institute for Medical Microbiology and Hygiene, Faculty of Medicine, Carl Gustav Carus at the Technical University of Dresden, Fetscherstrasse 74, D 01307, Dresden, Germany
    Vet Microbiol 125:128-40. 2007
    ..The presence of these two strains highlights the possibility of transfers of S. aureus strains between different host species...
  53. ncbi Vertical transmission of a fluoroquinolone-resistant Escherichia coli within an integrated broiler operation
    Andreas Petersen
    The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, Stigbøjlen 4, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Vet Microbiol 116:120-8. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi Laribacter hongkongensis: a potential cause of infectious diarrhea
    Patrick C Y Woo
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 47:551-6. 2003
    ..More extensive epidemiologic studies should be carried out to ascertain the causative association between L. hongkongensis and diarrhea and to define the reservoir and modes of transmission of L. hongkongensis...
  55. ncbi Comparative phylogenies of the housekeeping genes atpD, infB and rpoB and the 16S rRNA gene within the Pasteurellaceae
    Henrik Christensen
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Stigbøjlen 4, Royal Danish Veterinary and Agricultural University, 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 54:1601-9. 2004
    ..The phylogeny based on the housekeeping genes supported observed host associations between Mannheimia, Actinobacillus sensu stricto and [Pasteurella] trehalosi and animals with paired hooves...
  56. ncbi Genetic relationships of Aeromonas strains inferred from 16S rRNA, gyrB and rpoB gene sequences
    Mara Küpfer
    Cantonal Institute of Microbiology, Microbial Ecology, CH 6500 Bellinzona, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 56:2743-51. 2006
    ..The results confirm the close relationship of species within the genus Aeromonas and show that a phylogenetic approach including several genes is suitable for improving the complicated taxonomy of the genus...
  57. ncbi Proposal of Histophilus somni gen. nov., sp. nov. for the three species incertae sedis 'Haemophilus somnus', 'Haemophilus agni' and 'Histophilus ovis'
    Øystein Angen
    Danish Veterinary Institute, Bulowsvej 27, DK 1790 Copenhagen V, Denmark
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 53:1449-56. 2003
    ..4 %. The type strain, 8025(T)=ATCC 43625(T)=CCUG 36157(T), was isolated in the USA from a bovine brain with lesions of thromboembolic meningoencephalitis...
  58. ncbi Proposed minimal standards for the description of genera, species and subspecies of the Pasteurellaceae
    Henrik Christensen
    Department of Veterinary Pathobiology, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, 4 Stigbøjlen, DK 1870 Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 57:166-78. 2007
    ..Genotypic and phenotypic methods are separated in relation to tests for investigating diversity and cohesion and to separate taxa at the level of genus as well as species and subspecies...
  59. pmc Pathotyping Escherichia coli by using miniaturized DNA microarrays
    Muna F Anjum
    Department of Food and Environmental Safety, Veterinary Laboratories Agency Weybridge, New Haw, Addlestone, Surrey KT15 3NB, United Kingdom
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:5692-7. 2007
    ..A sensitive and specific miniaturized virulence microarray containing 60 oligonucleotide probes was developed. It detected six E. coli pathotypes and will be suitable in the future for high-throughput use...
  60. ncbi Speciating Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli isolates from poultry and humans using six PCR-based assays
    Tracey A Burnett
    NSW Agriculture, Elizabeth Macarthur Agricultural Institute, PMB 8, Camden, NSW 2570, Australia
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 216:201-9. 2002
    ..jejuni type strain 16S rRNA sequences ATCC43431 and ATCC33560 indicating that assays reliant on 16S rRNA sequence may not be suitable for the differentiation of these two species...
  61. ncbi Postoperative gram-negative anaerobic bacterial endocarditis
    Catherine Myers
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:369. 2007