arcobacter

Summary

Summary: A genus of gram-negative, aerotolerant, spiral-shaped bacteria isolated from water and associated with diarrhea in humans and animals.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Genome mapping of Arcobacter butzleri
    Kalina Stoeva
    Institute for Structural and Molecular Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 256:290-7. 2006
  2. ncbi Isolation and characterization of the emerging foodborn pathogen Arcobacter from human stool
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Microbiol Methods 68:408-13. 2007
  3. pmc Prevalence of Campylobacter, Arcobacter, Helicobacter, and Sutterella spp. in human fecal samples as estimated by a reevaluation of isolation methods for Campylobacters
    J Engberg
    Department of Gastrointestinal Infections, Division of Diagnostics, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 38:286-91. 2000
  4. pmc Taxonomy, epidemiology, and clinical relevance of the genus Arcobacter
    Luis Collado
    Unit of Microbiology, Department of Basic Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, IISPV, University Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Rev 24:174-92. 2011
  5. ncbi Identification of Campylobacter spp. and discrimination from Helicobacter and Arcobacter spp. by direct sequencing of PCR-amplified cpn60 sequences and comparison to cpnDB, a chaperonin reference sequence database
    Janet E Hill
    National Research Council Plant Biotechnology Institute, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Med Microbiol 55:393-9. 2006
  6. ncbi A PCR-DGGE method for detection and identification of Campylobacter, Helicobacter, Arcobacter and related Epsilobacteria and its application to saliva samples from humans and domestic pets
    R F Petersen
    National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Søborg, Denmark
    J Appl Microbiol 103:2601-15. 2007
  7. pmc Characterization of an autotrophic sulfide-oxidizing marine Arcobacter sp. that produces filamentous sulfur
    C O Wirsen
    Department of Biology, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts 02543, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:316-25. 2002
  8. pmc Partitioning of bacterial communities between seawater and healthy, black band diseased, and dead coral surfaces
    Jorge Frias-Lopez
    Department of Geology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:2214-28. 2002
  9. ncbi Arcobacter ellisii sp. nov., isolated from mussels
    Maria Jose Figueras
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Syst Appl Microbiol 34:414-8. 2011
  10. ncbi Arcobacter trophiarum sp. nov., isolated from fattening pigs
    Sarah De Smet
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:356-61. 2011

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  1. ncbi Genome mapping of Arcobacter butzleri
    Kalina Stoeva
    Institute for Structural and Molecular Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 256:290-7. 2006
    A genome map of the potential food-poisoning pathogen Arcobacter butzleri, strain NCTC 12481, has been constructed...
  2. ncbi Isolation and characterization of the emerging foodborn pathogen Arcobacter from human stool
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Microbiol Methods 68:408-13. 2007
    ..Therefore, an Arcobacter selective isolation procedure was validated for the examination of human fecal specimens, and the presence and ..
  3. pmc Prevalence of Campylobacter, Arcobacter, Helicobacter, and Sutterella spp. in human fecal samples as estimated by a reevaluation of isolation methods for Campylobacters
    J Engberg
    Department of Gastrointestinal Infections, Division of Diagnostics, Statens Serum Institut, DK 2300 Copenhagen S, Denmark
    J Clin Microbiol 38:286-91. 2000
    ..Another six taxa were identified, namely, Campylobacter concisus, Campylobacter curvus-like bacteria, Arcobacter butzleri, Arcobacter cryaerophilus, Helicobacter cinaedi, and Sutterella wadsworthensis...
  4. pmc Taxonomy, epidemiology, and clinical relevance of the genus Arcobacter
    Luis Collado
    Unit of Microbiology, Department of Basic Health Sciences, School of Medicine and Health Sciences, IISPV, University Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Rev 24:174-92. 2011
    The genus Arcobacter, defined almost 20 years ago from members of the genus Campylobacter, has become increasingly important because its members are being considered emergent enteropathogens and/or potential zoonotic agents...
  5. ncbi Identification of Campylobacter spp. and discrimination from Helicobacter and Arcobacter spp. by direct sequencing of PCR-amplified cpn60 sequences and comparison to cpnDB, a chaperonin reference sequence database
    Janet E Hill
    National Research Council Plant Biotechnology Institute, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
    J Med Microbiol 55:393-9. 2006
    ..representing 15 species, were identified and distinguished from phenotypically similar Helicobacter and Arcobacter strains. Pairwise cpn60 sequence identities between Campylobacter spp...
  6. ncbi A PCR-DGGE method for detection and identification of Campylobacter, Helicobacter, Arcobacter and related Epsilobacteria and its application to saliva samples from humans and domestic pets
    R F Petersen
    National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Søborg, Denmark
    J Appl Microbiol 103:2601-15. 2007
    ..gel electrophoresis (PCR-DGGE) method for the detection and identification of Campylobacter, Helicobacter and Arcobacter species (Epsilobacteria) in clinical samples and evaluate its efficacy on saliva samples from humans and ..
  7. pmc Characterization of an autotrophic sulfide-oxidizing marine Arcobacter sp. that produces filamentous sulfur
    C O Wirsen
    Department of Biology, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Massachusetts 02543, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:316-25. 2002
    ..Phylogenetic analysis placed the organism in the genus Arcobacter in the epsilon subdivision of the Proteobacteria...
  8. pmc Partitioning of bacterial communities between seawater and healthy, black band diseased, and dead coral surfaces
    Jorge Frias-Lopez
    Department of Geology, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois 61801, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:2214-28. 2002
    ..b>Arcobacter spp., Campylobacter spp., Cytophaga fermentans, Cytophaga columnaris, and Trichodesmium tenue.
  9. ncbi Arcobacter ellisii sp. nov., isolated from mussels
    Maria Jose Figueras
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Syst Appl Microbiol 34:414-8. 2011
    As part of a study carried out for detecting Arcobacter spp...
  10. ncbi Arcobacter trophiarum sp. nov., isolated from fattening pigs
    Sarah De Smet
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:356-61. 2011
    In the course of a longitudinal study elucidating the dynamics of Arcobacter populations in pigs, 16 isolates of Gram-reaction-negative, rod-shaped, slightly curved, non-spore-forming bacteria were grouped by amplified fragment length ..
  11. pmc First multi-locus sequence typing scheme for Arcobacter spp
    William G Miller
    Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Albany, CA 94710, USA
    BMC Microbiol 9:196. 2009
    b>Arcobacter spp. are a common contaminant of food and water, and some species, primarily A. butzleri and A. cryaerophilus, have been isolated increasingly from human diarrheal stool samples...
  12. ncbi Molecular fingerprinting of Campylobacter and Arcobacter isolated from chicken and water
    Ana Gonzalez
    Department of Biotechnology, Polytechnic University of Valencia, Spain
    Int Microbiol 10:85-90. 2007
    ..length polymorphism (s-AFLP) technique was evaluated for its efficacy in detecting foodborne Campylobacter and Arcobacter species...
  13. ncbi Under the microscope: Arcobacter
    W J Snelling
    School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Ulster, Coleraine, CO, Londonderry, UK
    Lett Appl Microbiol 42:7-14. 2006
    This review describes characteristics of the genus Arcobacter. Unlike its close phenotypically related neighbour Campylobacter, Arcobacter is not currently a major public health concern, but is considered as an emerging human pathogen, ..
  14. ncbi Arcobacter bivalviorum sp. nov. and Arcobacter venerupis sp. nov., new species isolated from shellfish
    Arturo Levican
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Syst Appl Microbiol 35:133-8. 2012
    A group of ten Arcobacter isolates (Gram negative, slightly curved motile rods, oxidase positive) was recovered from mussels (nine) and from clams (one)...
  15. ncbi Arcobacter defluvii sp. nov., isolated from sewage samples
    Luis Collado
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciències de la Salut IISPV Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 61:2155-61. 2011
    ..recognized as a potential novel species because a new and specific pattern was produced with the 16S rRNA-RFLP Arcobacter identification method...
  16. ncbi Distribution of Arcobacter species among livestock in Japan
    Hidenori Kabeya
    Laboratory of Veterinary Public Health, Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Bioresource Sciences, Nihon University, 1866 Kameino, Fujisawa, 252 8510, Kanagawa, Japan
    Vet Microbiol 93:153-8. 2003
    A survey was conducted to examine the distribution of Arcobacter species among livestock in Japan...
  17. ncbi Campylobacter and Arcobacter species sensitivity to commercial orange oil fractions
    Ramakrishna Nannapaneni
    Center for Food Safety IFSE and Department of Food Science, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR 72704, USA
    Int J Food Microbiol 129:43-9. 2009
    Seven orange oil fractions were screened for their ability to inhibit the growth of selected Campylobacter and Arcobacter spp. using the standard agar-disk diffusion assay...
  18. ncbi Prevalence of Arcobacter species in retail meats and antimicrobial susceptibility of the isolates in Japan
    Hidenori Kabeya
    Laboratory of Veterinary Public Health, Department of Veterinary Medicine, College of Bioresource Sciences, Nihon University, 1866 Kameino, Fujisawa, Kanagawa 252 8510, Japan
    Int J Food Microbiol 90:303-8. 2004
    A survey was conducted to examine the prevalence of Arcobacter species among meat samples and to investigate the antimicrobial susceptibility of the isolates in Japan...
  19. pmc Complete genome sequences of Arcobacter butzleri ED-1 and Arcobacter sp. strain L, both isolated from a microbial fuel cell
    Hidehiro Toh
    Laboratory for MetaSystems Research, RIKEN Quantitative Biology Center, Yokohama 230 0045, Japan
    J Bacteriol 193:6411-2. 2011
    b>Arcobacter butzleri strain ED-1 is an exoelectrogenic epsilonproteobacterium isolated from the anode biofilm of a microbial fuel cell. Arcobacter sp. strain L dominates the liquid phase of the same fuel cell...
  20. ncbi Development of a combined PCR-culture technique for the rapid detection of Arcobacter spp. in chicken meat
    I Gonzalez
    Departamento de Nutrición y Bromatología III, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad Complutense, Madrid, Spain
    Lett Appl Microbiol 30:207-12. 2000
    A combined PCR-culture technique was developed to detect Arcobacter spp. in fresh chicken meat...
  21. pmc Arcobacter species in humans
    Olivier Vandenberg
    Department of Microbiology, Saint Pierre University Hospital, B 1000 Brussels, Belgium
    Emerg Infect Dis 10:1863-7. 2004
    During an 8-year study period, Arcobacter butzleri was the fourth most common Campylobacter-like organism isolated from 67,599 stool specimens. Our observations suggest that A...
  22. ncbi Development of a new protocol for the isolation and quantification of Arcobacter species from poultry products
    K Houf
    Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Food Microbiol 71:189-96. 2001
    None of the presently available selective supplements for the specific isolation of Arcobacter species allows the growth of Arcobacter butzleri, A. cryaerophilus and A...
  23. pmc Novel electrochemically active bacterium phylogenetically related to Arcobacter butzleri, isolated from a microbial fuel cell
    Viatcheslav Fedorovich
    Institute of Evolutionary Biology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH9 3JR, UK
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:7326-34. 2009
    ..Here, we describe use of culture-independent methods to identify two members of the genus Arcobacter in the Epsilonproteobacteria that are selectively enriched in an acetate-fed MFC...
  24. ncbi Identification of five human and mammal associated Arcobacter species by a novel multiplex-PCR assay
    Laid Douidah
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Microbiol Methods 80:281-6. 2010
    ..developed for the identification of the five human and mammal related species of the emerging foodborne pathogen Arcobacter. The assay was validated using 58 reference and 358 collection strains isolated from humans and mammals...
  25. pmc Assessment of the genetic diversity among arcobacters isolated from poultry products by using two PCR-based typing methods
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:2172-8. 2002
    ..PCR (ERIC-PCR) and randomly amplified polymorphic DNA PCR (RAPD-PCR) were optimized for characterization of Arcobacter butzleri, Arcobacter cryaerophilus, and Arcobacter skirrowii...
  26. ncbi Development of a multiplex PCR assay for the simultaneous detection and identification of Arcobacter butzleri, Arcobacter cryaerophilus and Arcobacter skirrowii
    K Houf
    Ghent University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Merelbeke, Belgium
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 193:89-94. 2000
    ..primers targeting the 16S and 23S rRNA genes was developed for the simultaneous detection and identification of Arcobacter butzleri, Arcobacter cryaerophilus and Arcobacter skirrowii...
  27. ncbi Investigation of arcobacters in meat and faecal samples of clinically healthy cattle in Turkey
    H Ongor
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Firat, Elazig, Turkey
    Lett Appl Microbiol 38:339-44. 2004
    To investigate the presence of Arcobacter spp. in minced beef meat (n = 97) and rectal faecal samples (n = 200) collected from cattle immediately after slaughter at a local abattoir in Turkey.
  28. ncbi Isolation and characterisation of Arcobacter butzleri from meat
    Lucia Rivas
    Food Science Australia, Food Safety and Quality, PO Box 3312, Tingalpa DC, Cannon Hill, QLD, 4173, Australia
    Int J Food Microbiol 91:31-41. 2004
    A survey was conducted to determine the prevalence of Arcobacter in ground chicken, pork, beef and lamb meats. Meat samples were enriched in Arcobacter broth (AB) containing cefoperazone, amphotericin and teicoplanin (CAT) supplement...
  29. ncbi Isolation of Arcobacter species from animal feces
    Ellen Van Driessche
    Ghent University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Veterinary Public Health, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 229:243-8. 2003
    A previously developed Arcobacter isolation protocol for poultry skin and meat was validated for the isolation of Arcobacter from feces of livestock animals...
  30. pmc Fecal shedding of Campylobacter and Arcobacter spp. in dairy cattle
    I V Wesley
    Pre Harvest Food Safety and Enteric Diseases Research Unit, National Animal Disease Center, Agricultural Research Service, U S Department of Agriculture, Ames, Iowa 50010, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 66:1994-2000. 2000
    Campylobacter jejuni, Campylobacter coli, and Arcobacter spp. were detected in feces of healthy dairy cows by highly specific multiplex-PCR assays. For C. jejuni, at this one-time sampling, cows from 80...
  31. ncbi Survival capacity in water of Arcobacter species under different temperature conditions
    E Van Driessche
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Appl Microbiol 105:443-51. 2008
    ..To assess the survival capacity in vitro of arcobacters in water at temperatures applied in the food industry...
  32. ncbi Antimicrobial susceptibility patterns of Arcobacter butzleri and Arcobacter cryaerophilus strains isolated from humans and broilers
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Microb Drug Resist 10:243-7. 2004
    The MICs of five antimicrobial agents were determined by the agar dilution method for 98 Arcobacter butzleri and 28 Arcobacter cryaerophilus strains from humans, and poultry. With gentamicin, a MIC of 16 microg/ml was recorded for one A...
  33. ncbi Prevalence and distribution of Arcobacter species in various sources in Turkey and molecular analysis of isolated strains by ERIC-PCR
    F Aydin
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Erciyes, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Appl Microbiol 103:27-35. 2007
    To determine the prevalence of Arcobacter in various food, animal and water sources in Turkey and to subtype the isolated strains using enterobacterial repetitive intergenic consensus (ERIC)-PCR.
  34. ncbi Arcobacter molluscorum sp. nov., a new species isolated from shellfish
    Maria Jose Figueras
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Sant Llorenc 21, 43201 Reus, Spain
    Syst Appl Microbiol 34:105-9. 2011
    ..recovered from shellfish samples (mussels and oysters) showed a new and specific 16S rDNA-RFLP pattern with an Arcobacter identification method designed to recognize all species described up to 2008...
  35. pmc Comparison of Arcobacter isolation methods, and diversity of Arcobacter spp. in Cheshire, United Kingdom
    J Y Merga
    Institute of Infection and Global Health, National Centre for Zoonosis Research, University of Liverpool, Chester High Road, Neston CH64 7TE, United Kingdom
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:1646-50. 2011
    The aims of this study were, firstly, to compare five published methods for the isolation of Arcobacter spp. from animal feces in order to determine the most sensitive and specific method...
  36. ncbi Occurrence and distribution of Arcobacter species in poultry processing
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Food Prot 65:1233-9. 2002
    ..Sampling carried out before slaughter revealed that both Arcobacter butzleri and Arcobacter cryaerophilus were commonly present on the slaughter equipment in both plants...
  37. ncbi Comparison of sampling techniques for detection of Arcobacter butzleri from chickens
    J D Eifert
    Department of Food Science and Technology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia 24061, USA
    Poult Sci 82:1898-902. 2003
    b>Arcobacter butzleri is a causative agent of human enteritis that has been recently differentiated from the genus Campylobacter...
  38. ncbi Arcobacter butzleri isolated from a diarrhoeic non-human primate
    R Higgins
    Faculte de Medecine Veterinaire, Universite de Montreal, Saint Hyacinthe, Quebec, Canada
    Lab Anim 33:87-90. 1999
    ..mulatta) with diarrhoeal illness revealed the presence of a large number of a relatively new enteric pathogen, Arcobacter butzleri...
  39. ncbi Arcobacter marinus sp. nov
    Hye Min Kim
    School of Earth and Environmental Sciences and Research Institute of Oceanography, Seoul National University, 599 Gwanak Ro, Gwanak Gu, Seoul 151 742, Republic of Korea
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 60:531-6. 2010
    ..Analyses of the 16S rRNA and gyrA gene sequences of strain CL-S1(T) revealed an affiliation with the genus Arcobacter within the class Epsilonproteobacteria...
  40. ncbi Arcobacter spp. possess two very short flagellins of which FlaA is essential for motility
    Hoa T K Ho
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 53:85-95. 2008
    Like Campylobacter and Helicobacter spp., Arcobacter spp. possess two flagellin genes (flaA and flaB) located adjacent to each other. The aim of this study was to characterize the flagellin proteins of Arcobacter spp...
  41. ncbi Development of a multiplex and real time PCR assay for the specific detection of Arcobacter butzleri and Arcobacter cryaerophilus
    Gale Brightwell
    AgResearch, New Zealand
    J Microbiol Methods 68:318-25. 2007
    ..2000. Development of a multiplex PCR assay for the simultaneous detection and identification of Arcobacter butzleri, Arcobacter cryaerophilus and Arcobacter skirrowii. FEMS microbiology letters, 193 (1): 89-94...
  42. ncbi Development of a simple and rapid method based on polymerase chain reaction-based restriction fragment length polymorphism analysis to differentiate Helicobacter, Campylobacter, and Arcobacter species
    A Gonzalez
    Departamento de Biotecnologia, Universidad Politecnica, Camino de Vera, 14, 46022, Valencia, Spain
    Curr Microbiol 53:416-21. 2006
    ..amplified DNA fragment of the 16S and 23S rRNA genes was performed on 35 Helicobacter, 24 Campylobacter, and 15 Arcobacter strains. PCR amplification generated a 1004-bp fragment of 16S rDNA and a 2...
  43. ncbi Isolation of Arcobacter spp. from retail meats and cytotoxic effects of isolates against vero cells
    A Villarruel-López
    Laboratorio de Microbiología Sanitaria, Centro Universitario de Ciencias Exactas e Ingenierias, Universidad de Guadalajara, Marcelino García Barragán 1451, Guadalajara 44430, Mexico
    J Food Prot 66:1374-8. 2003
    A survey of Arcobacter spp. was conducted over a 12-month period in Guadalajara, Mexico...
  44. ncbi A comparison of media for the isolation of Arcobacter spp. from retail packs of beef
    Sarah Hamill
    Department of Food Science, Queen s University of Belfast, Newforge Lane, Belfast BT9 5PX, Northern Ireland
    J Food Prot 71:850-4. 2008
    In order to determine the most effective protocol for the isolation of Arcobacter spp. from retail packs of beef, three published methods (A, B, and C) were selected. In addition, a modified version of method B was studied (method D)...
  45. ncbi Prevalence and diversity of Arcobacter spp. isolated from the internal organs of spontaneous porcine abortions in Denmark
    Stephen L W On
    Danish Veterinary Laboratory, Bulowsvej 27, DK 1790 V, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Vet Microbiol 85:159-67. 2002
    ..were taken and a sensitive isolation procedure used to examine pooled tissue samples for Campylobacter, Arcobacter and Helicobacter spp...
  46. ncbi Genotypic variation among arcobacter isolates from a farrow-to-finish swine facility
    M E Hume
    US Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Southern Plains Agricultural Research Center, Food and Feed Safety Research Unit, College Station, Texas 77845, USA
    J Food Prot 64:645-51. 2001
    b>Arcobacter spp. were isolated from nursing sows and developing pigs on three farms of a farrow-to-finish swine operation and market-age pigs at slaughter...
  47. ncbi Discrimination of Arcobacter butzleri isolates by polymerase chain reaction-mediated DNA fingerprinting
    Halil Ibrahim Atabay
    Department of Microbiology, Veterinary Faculty, Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey
    Lett Appl Microbiol 35:141-5. 2002
    The objective of this study was to subtype Arcobacter butzleri isolates using RAPD-PCR.
  48. ncbi Susceptibility of Arcobacter butzleri isolates to 23 antimicrobial agents
    H I Atabay
    Department of Microbiology, Veterinary Faculty, Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey
    Lett Appl Microbiol 33:430-3. 2001
    The objective of this study was to determine the susceptibility of Arcobacter butzleri isolates to various antimicrobial agents used in the treatment of infectious diseases in humans and animals.
  49. ncbi Presence of Listeria, Arcobacter, and Campylobacter spp. in dairy farms in Spain
    María J Vilar
    Instituto de Investigacion y Analisis Alimentarios, Facultad de Veterinaria, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Espana
    Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr 123:58-62. 2010
    Bacteria from genera Listeria, Campylobacter and Arcobacter are potentially zoonotic pathogens for humans and they may be detected in dairy cattle farms...
  50. ncbi Prevalence of Arcobacter species isolated from retail meats in Korea
    Min Hwa Lee
    Department of Food and Nutrition, College of Human Ecology, Chung Ang University, Ansung si, Kyounggi Do, Republic of Korea
    J Food Prot 73:1313-6. 2010
    This study was conducted to determine the prevalence of Arcobacter species identified or isolated from retail meats in Korea...
  51. ncbi Growth and survival at chiller temperatures of Arcobacter butzleri
    Jette Kjeldgaard
    Department of Veterinary Disease Biology, Faculty of Life Sciences, Stigbøjlen 4, University of Copenhagen, DK 1870 Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Int J Food Microbiol 131:256-9. 2009
    b>Arcobacter butzleri is prevalent on chicken products. Arcobacter spp. are generally isolated in only low numbers from the chicken gut, so chicken carcasses may be contaminated by A...
  52. ncbi A comparison of three methods for the isolation of Arcobacter spp. from retail raw poultry in Northern Ireland
    Roisin Scullion
    Food Science Department, Queen s University of Belfast, Newforge Lane, Belfast BT9 5PX, Northern Ireland
    J Food Prot 67:799-804. 2004
    Recent evidence suggests that arcobacters, especially Arcobacter butzleri, are potential foodborne pathogens, but standardized detection methods have yet to be established...
  53. ncbi Discrepancy between the occurrence of Arcobacter in chickens and broiler carcass contamination
    E Van Driessche
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Poult Sci 86:744-51. 2007
    Both Campylobacter and Arcobacter are commonly present on broiler carcasses. For Campylobacter, the superficial contamination originates predominantly from fecal contamination during slaughter...
  54. ncbi Molecular characterization of Arcobacter isolates collected in a poultry slaughterhouse
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    J Food Prot 66:364-9. 2003
    In a poultry slaughterhouse, Arcobacter contamination was examined over a period of 1 week to establish possible routes of contamination...
  55. pmc Specific detection of Arcobacter and Campylobacter strains in water and sewage by PCR and fluorescent in situ hybridization
    Yolanda Moreno
    Departamento de Biotecnologia, Universidad Politecnica, 46022 Valencia, Spain
    Appl Environ Microbiol 69:1181-6. 2003
    The aim of this study was to evaluate PCR and fluorescent in situ hybridization (FISH) techniques for detecting Arcobacter and Campylobacter strains in river water and wastewater samples...
  56. ncbi Arcobacter butzleri induces barrier dysfunction in intestinal HT-29/B6 cells
    Roland Bücker
    Department of Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases and Rheumatology, Charite Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Infect Dis 200:756-64. 2009
    b>Arcobacter butzleri causes watery diarrhea and bacteremia. Although, recently, more cases of diarrhea have been caused by Arcobacter species, very little is known about its pathogenesis, the identification of which is the aim of this study...
  57. ncbi The introduction of Arcobacter spp. in poultry slaughterhouses
    Hoa T K Ho
    Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
    Int J Food Microbiol 125:223-9. 2008
    Despite the presence high levels of Arcobacter spp. on chicken carcasses, the source of arcobacter contamination in slaughterhouses still remains unclear...
  58. ncbi Ecology of Arcobacter species in chicken rearing and processing
    A Gude
    University of Bristol, School of Clinical Veterinary Science, Langford, Bristol, UK
    Lett Appl Microbiol 41:82-7. 2005
    To investigate whether Arcobacter spp. colonize the poultry-rearing environment or whether they are contaminants acquired during transportation and/or from the processing plant.
  59. ncbi Bacterial 16S rRNA gene analysis revealed that bacteria related to Arcobacter spp. constitute an abundant and common component of the oyster microbiota (Tiostrea chilensis)
    J Romero
    Laboratorio de Bioingenieria, Instituto de Nutricion y Tecnologia de los Alimentos, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Microb Ecol 44:365-71. 2002
    ..sequencing of the 16S rDNA with the prevailing RFLP pattern indicated that this rRNA was most closely related to Arcobacter spp. However, analysis by the size of the amplified 16S-23S rRNA intergenic regions revealed not Arcobacter spp...
  60. ncbi Species-specific identification and differentiation of Arcobacter, Helicobacter and Campylobacter by full-spectral matrix-associated laser desorption/ionization time of flight mass spectrometry analysis
    Merima Alispahic
    Clinic for Avian, Reptile and Fish Medicine, Department for Farm Animals and Veterinary Public Health, University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna, Austria
    J Med Microbiol 59:295-301. 2010
    Rapid and reliable identification of Arcobacter and Helicobacter species, and their distinction from phenotypically similar Campylobacter species, has become increasingly important, since many of them are now recognized as human and/or ..
  61. pmc Microbial etiology of travelers' diarrhea in Mexico, Guatemala, and India: importance of enterotoxigenic Bacteroides fragilis and Arcobacter species
    Zhi Dong Jiang
    Center for Infectious Diseases, University of Texas School of Public Health, 1200 Herman Pressler Room 741, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 48:1417-9. 2010
    This study examined established enteric pathogens, Arcobacter species and enterotoxigenic Bacteroides fragilis (ETBF), in 201 U.S. and European travelers with acute diarrhea acquired in Mexico, Guatemala, and India...
  62. ncbi Nucleotide sequence of the gyrA gene of Arcobacter species and characterization of human ciprofloxacin-resistant clinical isolates
    Khalil Abdelbaqi
    Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Centre national de référence des Campylobacters et Helicobacters, Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, Bordeaux, France
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 49:337-45. 2007
    The nucleotide sequence of the gyrA gene of Arcobacter butzleri, Arcobacter cryaerophilus, Arcobacter cibarius, and Arcobacter skirrowii was determined...
  63. ncbi Prevalence of Arcobacter species in market-weight commercial turkeys
    Michelle M E Andersen
    Poultry Science Department, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30605, USA
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 92:309-17. 2007
    The prevalence of Arcobacter in live market weight turkeys was determined for six Midwestern commercial flocks at three intervals...
  64. ncbi Arcobacter, what is known and unknown about a potential foodborne zoonotic agent!
    Hoa T K Ho
    Division of Public Health and Food Safety, Institute for Risk Assessment Sciences, Utrecht University, Yalelaan 2, 3508TD Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Vet Microbiol 115:1-13. 2006
    Since the introduction of the genus Arcobacter in 1991, the association of Arcobacter butzleri, Arcobacter cryaerophilus and Arcobacter skirrowii with humans and animals has been clearly established...
  65. ncbi Occurrence and diversity of Arcobacter spp. along the Llobregat River catchment, at sewage effluents and in a drinking water treatment plant
    Luis Collado
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Sant Llorenc 21, 43201 Reus, Spain
    Water Res 44:3696-702. 2010
    The presence of Arcobacter species in faecally contaminated environmental waters has previously been studied...
  66. ncbi Prevalence of Campylobacter species, Helicobacter pylori and Arcobacter species in stool samples from the Venda region, Limpopo, South Africa: studies using molecular diagnostic methods
    A Samie
    Department of Microbiology, University of Venda, Thohoyandou, 0950, Limpopo, South Africa
    J Infect 54:558-66. 2007
    This study determined the prevalence of Campylobacter spp., Helicobacter pylori and Arcobacter spp. in stool samples from Venda in relation to diarrhea, intestinal inflammation and HIV status using specific molecular methods.
  67. ncbi Prevalence of Arcobacter spp. in raw milk and retail raw meats in Northern Ireland
    Roisin Scullion
    Food Science Department, The Queen s University of Belfast, Northern Ireland
    J Food Prot 69:1986-90. 2006
    A 1-year study was undertaken to determine the prevalence of Arcobacter spp. in raw milk and retail raw meats on sale in Northern Ireland...
  68. ncbi Isolation of various Arcobacter species from domestic geese (Anser anser)
    H Ibrahim Atabay
    Department of Food Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Izmir Institute of Technology, Urla, 35430 Izmir, Turkey
    Vet Microbiol 128:400-5. 2008
    In this study, the prevalence and distribution of various Arcobacter spp. were investigated in samples taken from the cloacae of healthy domestic geese raised in Turkey...
  69. ncbi Inhibitory effects of some spice and herb extracts against Arcobacter butzleri, A. cryaerophilus, and A. skirrowii
    Libor Cervenka
    Department of Analytical Chemistry, Faculty of Chemical Technology, University of Pardubice, nam Cs Legii 565, 532 10, Pardubice, Czech Republic
    Curr Microbiol 53:435-9. 2006
    ..and medicinal plant extracts (methanol and chloroform) were assayed for their antimicrobial activity against Arcobacter butzleri, A. cryaerophilus, and A. skirrowii...
  70. pmc Detection and genotyping of Arcobacter and Campylobacter isolates from retail chicken samples by use of DNA oligonucleotide arrays
    Beatriz Quiñones
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Western Regional Research Center, Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit, Albany, CA 94710, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:3645-55. 2007
    ..pathogen detection in food, we produced DNA oligonucleotide arrays to simultaneously determine the presence of Arcobacter and the presence of Campylobacter in retail chicken samples...
  71. ncbi Dogs as carriers of the emerging pathogen Arcobacter
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Vet Microbiol 130:208-13. 2008
    ..2007, feces and oral swabs from 267 dogs and 61 cats were examined for the presence of the emerging pathogen Arcobacter. Isolates, obtained by an Arcobacter selective isolation procedure, were identified with an Arcobacter species-..
  72. ncbi Pet cats as carriers of Arcobacter spp. in Southern Italy
    M T Fera
    Department of Pathology and Experimental Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
    J Appl Microbiol 106:1661-6. 2009
    To evaluate the presence of Arcobacter spp. in different biological samples from domestic cats in Southern Italy by using a species-specific PCR assay and thus to elucidate their potential significance as sources of human infection.
  73. ncbi Presence of Arcobacter spp. in environmental waters correlates with high levels of fecal pollution
    Luis Collado
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Sant Llorenc 21, 43201 Reus, Spain
    Environ Microbiol 10:1635-40. 2008
    We investigated the presence of Arcobacter spp. in 205 water samples of freshwater, seawater and sewage in Spain. These bacteria were present in 55...
  74. pmc The complete genome sequence and analysis of the epsilonproteobacterium Arcobacter butzleri
    William G Miller
    Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit, Agricultural Research Service, US Department of Agriculture, Albany, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 2:e1358. 2007
    b>Arcobacter butzleri is a member of the epsilon subdivision of the Proteobacteria and a close taxonomic relative of established pathogens, such as Campylobacter jejuni and Helicobacter pylori...
  75. ncbi A new 16S rDNA-RFLP method for the discrimination of the accepted species of Arcobacter
    Maria Jose Figueras
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Sant Llorenc 21, Reus, Spain
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 62:11-5. 2008
    The genus Arcobacter that includes some species of clinical interest has been recently enlarged with the addition of several new species. The available molecular techniques for the characterization of Arcobacter spp...
  76. ncbi Arcobacter mytili sp. nov., an indoxyl acetate-hydrolysis-negative bacterium isolated from mussels
    Luis Collado
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Sant Llorenc 21, 43201 Reus, Spain
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:1391-6. 2009
    Three Arcobacter isolates, recovered from mussels (genus Mytilus), and one isolate from brackish water in Catalonia (north-east Spain) showed a novel pattern using a recently described identification method for members of the genus ..
  77. ncbi Prevalence of Arcobacter in meat and shellfish
    Luis Collado
    Unitat de Microbiologia, Departament de Ciencies Mediques Basiques, Facultat de Medicina i Ciencies de la Salut, IISPV, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain
    J Food Prot 72:1102-6. 2009
    b>Arcobacter is considered an emergent foodborne and waterborne enteropathogen...
  78. pmc Development of a real-time fluorescence resonance energy transfer PCR to detect arcobacter species
    Khalil Abdelbaqi
    Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Centre National de Référence des Helicobacters et Campylobacters, F33076 Bordeaux, France
    J Clin Microbiol 45:3015-21. 2007
    ..the gyrase A subunit gene outside the quinolone resistance-determining region has been developed to detect Arcobacter species...
  79. ncbi Detection of Arcobacter spp. in piggery effluent and effluent-irrigated soils in southeast Queensland
    H N Chinivasagam
    Department of Primary Industries and Fisheries, Animal Research Institute, Queensland, Australia
    J Appl Microbiol 103:418-26. 2007
    To investigate the occurrence and levels of Arcobacter spp. in pig effluent ponds and effluent-treated soil.
  80. ncbi Arcobacter thereius sp. nov., isolated from pigs and ducks
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:2599-604. 2009
    ..were clustered by using amplified fragment length polymorphism analysis in a distinct phenon within the genus Arcobacter. In the present study, numerical analysis of whole-cell protein profiles also showed that all isolates clustered ..
  81. ncbi Characterization of the Arcobacter contamination on Belgian pork carcasses and raw retail pork
    Ellen Van Driessche
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Food Microbiol 118:20-6. 2007
    In the present study, the occurrence of Arcobacter was assessed at four sites on 169 porcine carcasses (foreleg, chest, pelvis and ham) at different stages of slaughter and 47 pork products at retail...
  82. ncbi Specific detection of Arcobacter spp. in estuarine waters of Southern Italy by PCR and fluorescent in situ hybridization
    M T Fera
    Dipartimento di Patologia e Microbiologia Sperimentale, Policlinico Universitario, Universita di Messina, Messina, Italy
    Lett Appl Microbiol 50:65-70. 2010
    To evaluate the reliability of culture-independent methods in comparison with culture-dependent ones for the detection of Arcobacter spp. in estuarine waters of Southern Italy.
  83. ncbi Prevalence of foodborne microorganisms in retail foods in Thailand
    Stephen M Vindigni
    Yale University School of Epidemiology and Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 4:208-15. 2007
    ..Campylobacter spp., Arcobacter spp., and Enterococcus spp...
  84. ncbi Detection and diversity of various Arcobacter species in Danish poultry
    H Ibrahim Atabay
    Department of Microbiology, Veterinary Faculty, Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey
    Int J Food Microbiol 109:139-45. 2006
    The prevalence and diversity of different Arcobacter spp. in various poultry species in Denmark were investigated using cultural and multiplex PCR methods...
  85. ncbi Occurrence and strain diversity of Arcobacter species isolated from healthy Belgian pigs
    Ellen Van Driessche
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Res Microbiol 155:662-6. 2004
    In this study, Arcobacter species were isolated from clinically healthy porkers and sows on four unrelated pig farms, using a quantitative isolation protocol...
  86. ncbi Arcobacter halophilus sp. nov., the first obligate halophile in the genus Arcobacter
    Stuart P Donachie
    Department of Microbiology, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, 96822, USA
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1271-7. 2005
    ..0 % identity with an Arcobacter sp...
  87. ncbi Prevalence, enumeration and strain variation of Arcobacter species in the faeces of healthy cattle in Belgium
    Ellen Van Driessche
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Vet Microbiol 105:149-54. 2005
    b>Arcobacter species were isolated from faeces of healthy cattle on three unrelated Belgian farms, using a quantitative isolation protocol. Isolates were identified by m-PCR and characterized by modified ERIC-PCR...
  88. pmc Isolation of Arcobacter skirrowii from a patient with chronic diarrhea
    Ingrid Wybo
    J Clin Microbiol 42:1851-2. 2004
  89. pmc Detection of Arcobacter spp. in the coastal environment of the Mediterranean Sea
    M T Fera
    Dipartimento di Patologia e Microbiologia Sperimentale, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Universita di Messina, 98100 Messina, Italy
    Appl Environ Microbiol 70:1271-6. 2004
    The occurrence of Arcobacter spp. was studied in seawater and plankton samples collected from the Straits of Messina, Italy, during an annual period of observation by using cultural and molecular techniques...
  90. ncbi Differentiation of Arcobacter species by numerical analysis of AFLP profiles and description of a novel Arcobacter from pig abortions and turkey faeces
    S L W On
    Danish Veterinary Institute, Bulowsvej 27, DK 1790 Copenhagen V, Denmark
    J Appl Microbiol 95:1096-105. 2003
    To evaluate the efficacy of amplified fragment length polymorphism (AFLP)-based genetic profiling for taxonomic and epidemiological analyses of diverse Arcobacter species.
  91. ncbi Detection and enumeration of Arcobacter spp. in the coastal environment of the Straits of Messina (Italy)
    Teresa L Maugeri
    Dipartimento di Biologia Animale ed Ecologia Marina, Facolta di Scienze MM FF NN, Universita degli Studi di Messina, Italy
    New Microbiol 28:177-82. 2005
    ..samples from the Straits of Messina, Italy, were analysed to confirm the occurrence of potentially pathogenic Arcobacter butzleri, A. cryaerophilus and A. skirrowii...
  92. ncbi Identification of Arcobacter cryaerophilus isolated from a traffic accident victim with bacteremia by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing
    P C Woo
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 40:125-7. 2001
    ..16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing showed that there was 1 base difference between the isolate and Arcobacter cryaerophilus (GenBank Accession no. U25805), 1 base difference between the isolate and A...
  93. ncbi Relevant aspects of Arcobacter spp. as potential foodborne pathogen
    A Lehner
    Institute for Food Safety and Hygiene, Vetsuisse Faculty University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Food Microbiol 102:127-35. 2005
    b>Arcobacter species are Gram-negative spiral-shaped organisms belonging to the family Campylobacteraceae that can grow microaerobically or aerobically...
  94. ncbi Determination of the occurrence of Arcobacter butzleri in beef and dairy cattle from Texas by various isolation methods
    Steven C Golla
    Department of Animal Science, Texas A and M University, 310 Kleberg, College Station, Texas 77843 2471, USA
    J Food Prot 65:1849-53. 2002
    b>Arcobacter butzleri is a pathogenic bacterium that has been found in dairy cattle, pigs, poultry, and humans. As of this writing, there are no data on the incidence of A. butzleri in beef cattle...
  95. ncbi Lack of a cytolethal distending toxin among Arcobacter isolates from various sources
    Lee G Johnson
    Department of Animal Science, Texas A and M University, College Station 77843 2471, USA
    J Food Prot 65:1789-95. 2002
    b>Arcobacter has been shown to be present in numerous different sources, including poultry, water, and humans exhibiting gastroenteritis...
  96. pmc Identification by 16S ribosomal RNA gene sequencing of Arcobacter butzleri bacteraemia in a patient with acute gangrenous appendicitis
    S K P Lau
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Hong Kong, University Pathology Building, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong
    Mol Pathol 55:182-5. 2002
    ..The literature on arcobacter bacteraemia and arcobacter infections associated with appendicitis was reviewed.
  97. pmc Arcobacter butzleri: underestimated enteropathogen
    Valérie Prouzet-Mauleon
    Hopital Pellegrin, Bordeaux, France
    Emerg Infect Dis 12:307-9. 2006
    ..organisms received from a surveillance network of Campylobacter infections in France identified 29 Arcobacter butzleri infections...
  98. ncbi The prevalence of Arcobacter spp. on chicken carcasses sold in retail markets in Turkey, and identification of the isolates using SDS-PAGE
    H Ibrahim Atabay
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Kafkas University, Kars, Turkey
    Int J Food Microbiol 81:21-8. 2003
    In this study, the prevalence of Arcobacter spp. on chicken carcasses sold in various retail markets in Turkey was investigated. The isolates were characterized and identified using various phenotypic and molecular tests...
  99. ncbi Arcobacter cibarius sp. nov., isolated from broiler carcasses
    Kurt Houf
    Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Salisburylaan 133, 9820 Merelbeke, Belgium
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:713-7. 2005
    Twenty Gram-negative, rod-shaped, slightly curved, non-spore-forming bacteria that gave a negative result in Arcobacter species-specific PCR tests but that yielded an amplicon in an Arcobacter genus-specific PCR test were isolated from 13 ..
  100. ncbi Attachment of Arcobacter butzleri, a new waterborne pathogen, to water distribution pipe surfaces
    Mafu Akier Assanta
    Agriculture and Agri Food Canada, Food Research and Development Centre, Saint Hyacinthe, Quebec
    J Food Prot 65:1240-7. 2002
    The capability of Arcobacter butzleri to attach to various water distribution pipe surfaces, such as stainless steel, copper, and plastic, was evaluated using scanning electron microscopy...
  101. ncbi Prevalence and diversity of Arcobacter spp. in the Czech Republic
    M Pejchalova
    Department of Biological and Biochemical Sciences, Faculty of Chemical Technology, University of Pardubice, Strossova 239, 53003 Pardubice, Czech Republic
    J Food Prot 71:719-27. 2008
    ..breeding of poultry, horses, pigs, and lambs, from surface water, and from clinical samples for the presence of Arcobacter. All the samples were examined with a cultivation method, followed by confirmation by multiplex PCR...

Research Grants1

  1. Phenotype MicroArray Analysis of Fastidious Pathogens
    Barry Bochner; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Mycobacterium, Nocardia, Legionella), microaerophilic gastro-intestinal pathogens (Helicobacter, Campylobacter, Arcobacter, Wolinella), and important colonizers of the colon and vagina (Bacteroides, Clostridium, Lactobacillus, ..