omp2b

Summary

Gene Symbol: omp2b
Description: Omp2b, porin
Species: Brucella abortus bv. 1 str. 9-941

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Species-specific sequences at the omp2 locus of Brucella type strains
    T A Ficht
    Veterinary Pathobiology, Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, College Station 77843, USA
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 46:329-31. 1996
  2. ncbi Phenotypic and molecular characterization of a Brucella strain isolated from a minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata)
    C Clavareau
    Centre d Etude et de Recherches Vétérinaires et Agrochimiques, Brussels, Belgium
    Microbiology 144:3267-73. 1998
  3. ncbi Classification of Brucella spp. isolated from marine mammals by DNA polymorphism at the omp2 locus
    A Cloeckaert
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Laboratoire de Pathologie Infectieuse et Immunologie, 37380 Nouzilly, France
    Microbes Infect 3:729-38. 2001
  4. ncbi Molecular evidence of new variant Brucella in North Pacific common minke whales
    Kazue Ohishi
    Program for Marine Biology and Ecology, Japan Agency for Marine Earth Science and Technology, Natsushima 2 15, Yokosuka, Kanagawa 237 0061, Japan
    Microbes Infect 6:1199-204. 2004
  5. ncbi Development of a multiplex PCR assay for polymorphism analysis of Brucella suis biovars causing brucellosis in swine
    Lénia Ferrão-Beck
    Laboratório Nacional de Investigação Veterinária, Porto, Portugal
    Vet Microbiol 115:269-77. 2006

Scientific Experts

  • A Cloeckaert
  • Kazue Ohishi
  • Lénia Ferrão-Beck
  • Maria Inácia Sá
  • María Jesús de Miguel
  • C Clavareau
  • Bruno Garin-Bastuji
  • Isabelle Jacques
  • Maggy Grayon
  • Martine Thiébaud
  • Jose Maria Blasco
  • Regina Cardoso
  • Pilar María Muñoz
  • Michel S Zygmunt
  • Clara María Marín
  • Ana Cristina Ferreira
  • David Albert
  • T A Ficht
  • J Godfroid
  • M Grayon
  • V Wellemans
  • J M Verger
  • K Walravens
  • M Tryland
  • J J Letesson
  • S W Bearden
  • H S Husseinen
  • J Derr

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Species-specific sequences at the omp2 locus of Brucella type strains
    T A Ficht
    Veterinary Pathobiology, Texas Agricultural Experiment Station, College Station 77843, USA
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 46:329-31. 1996
    ..We developed specific probes which were used to verify the observed differences among the type strains following PCR amplification of portions of the omp2 locus...
  2. ncbi Phenotypic and molecular characterization of a Brucella strain isolated from a minke whale (Balaenoptera acutorostrata)
    C Clavareau
    Centre d Etude et de Recherches Vétérinaires et Agrochimiques, Brussels, Belgium
    Microbiology 144:3267-73. 1998
    ..Moreover, analysis of the omp2 locus by PCR-RFLP, by Southern hybridization using omp2a- and omp2b-specific probes, and by DNA sequencing showed that the minke whale isolate possesses two copies of the omp2b gene ..
  3. ncbi Classification of Brucella spp. isolated from marine mammals by DNA polymorphism at the omp2 locus
    A Cloeckaert
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Laboratoire de Pathologie Infectieuse et Immunologie, 37380 Nouzilly, France
    Microbes Infect 3:729-38. 2001
    ..The omp2 locus contains two gene copies (named omp2a and omp2b) coding for porin proteins and has been found particularly useful for molecular typing and identification of ..
  4. ncbi Molecular evidence of new variant Brucella in North Pacific common minke whales
    Kazue Ohishi
    Program for Marine Biology and Ecology, Japan Agency for Marine Earth Science and Technology, Natsushima 2 15, Yokosuka, Kanagawa 237 0061, Japan
    Microbes Infect 6:1199-204. 2004
    ..The North Pacific Brucella showed the highest similarity to North Atlantic seal strains among the known Brucella strains...
  5. ncbi Development of a multiplex PCR assay for polymorphism analysis of Brucella suis biovars causing brucellosis in swine
    Lénia Ferrão-Beck
    Laboratório Nacional de Investigação Veterinária, Porto, Portugal
    Vet Microbiol 115:269-77. 2006
    ..Based on sequence variation of the omp2b gene, we have developed a four primer set multiplex PCR assay that was tested for polymorphism analysis of B...