morganella morganii

Summary

Summary: A species of MORGANELLA formerly classified as a Proteus species. It is found in the feces of humans, dogs, other mammals, and reptiles. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Clinical characteristics and risk factors for mortality in Morganella morganii bacteremia
    Ing Kit Lee
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 39:328-34. 2006
  2. ncbi Morganella morganii infections in a general tertiary hospital
    M E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, 9 Neapoleos Street, 151 23, Marousi, Athens, Greece
    Infection 34:315-21. 2006
  3. ncbi Central nervous system infection caused by Morganella morganii
    Jehad Abdalla
    Department of Internal Medicine, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Am J Med Sci 331:44-7. 2006
  4. ncbi Early onset Morganella morganii sepsis in a newborn infant with emergence of cephalosporin resistance caused by depression of AMPC beta-lactamase production
    Ajay K Sinha
    Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel, UK
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:376-7. 2006
  5. ncbi [Penile skin necrosis after application of a ring and defect coverage by a skin mesh graft]
    M Sommerauer
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Urologie, Universitätsklinikum Schleswig Holstein UK SH, Campus Lubeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Lubeck
    Aktuelle Urol 37:376-8. 2006
  6. ncbi Early onset neonatal sepsis due to Morganella morganii
    Sourabh Dutta
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 41:1155-7. 2004
  7. pmc Morganella morganii sepsis with massive hemolysis
    Jong Hoon Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Inje University Ilsan Paik Hospital, Goyang, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 22:1082-4. 2007
  8. ncbi Structural investigation of the O-specific polysaccharides of Morganella morganii consisting of two higher sugars
    Michelle Kilcoyne
    Department of Chemistry, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Carbohydr Res 337:1697-702. 2002
  9. ncbi Integron presence in a multiresistant Morganella morganii isolate
    Laura Rojas
    Section of Microbiology, Department of Pathology and Experimental Therapeutics, Campus de Bellvitge, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 27:505-12. 2006
  10. pmc Structural characterization and MHCII-dependent immunological properties of the zwitterionic O-chain antigen of Morganella morganii
    N Martin Young
    Institute for Biological Sciences, National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1A 0R6
    Glycobiology 21:1266-76. 2011

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  1. ncbi Clinical characteristics and risk factors for mortality in Morganella morganii bacteremia
    Ing Kit Lee
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital Kaohsiung Medical Center, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 39:328-34. 2006
    To clarify the clinical characteristics and risk factors for mortality of patients with Morganella morganii bacteremia.
  2. ncbi Morganella morganii infections in a general tertiary hospital
    M E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences, 9 Neapoleos Street, 151 23, Marousi, Athens, Greece
    Infection 34:315-21. 2006
    b>Morganella morganii is a commensal Gram-negative bacillus of the intestinal tract of humans and other mammals and reptiles. Few reports exist in the literature regarding infections caused by this organism.
  3. ncbi Central nervous system infection caused by Morganella morganii
    Jehad Abdalla
    Department of Internal Medicine, James H Quillen College of Medicine, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN 37614, USA
    Am J Med Sci 331:44-7. 2006
    Central nervous system (CNS) infection with Morganella morganii is very rare. We describe a 38-year-old female patient with frontal brain abscess caused by M morganii who was unsuccessfully treated...
  4. ncbi Early onset Morganella morganii sepsis in a newborn infant with emergence of cephalosporin resistance caused by depression of AMPC beta-lactamase production
    Ajay K Sinha
    Royal London Hospital, Whitechapel, UK
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 25:376-7. 2006
    A preterm infant with early onset Morganella morganii sepsis was treated with cefotaxime and gentamicin after confirmation of antimicrobial susceptibility...
  5. ncbi [Penile skin necrosis after application of a ring and defect coverage by a skin mesh graft]
    M Sommerauer
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Urologie, Universitätsklinikum Schleswig Holstein UK SH, Campus Lubeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538 Lubeck
    Aktuelle Urol 37:376-8. 2006
    ..Penile strangulations are rare and always need an individual emergency treatment. Functional impairment and loss of organ integrity are the most serious complications...
  6. ncbi Early onset neonatal sepsis due to Morganella morganii
    Sourabh Dutta
    Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh 160 012, India
    Indian Pediatr 41:1155-7. 2004
    Two neonates, both 32-weekers, developed Morganella morganii sepsis on the first day of life. They presented within a day of each other, primarily with respiratory signs...
  7. pmc Morganella morganii sepsis with massive hemolysis
    Jong Hoon Kim
    Department of Internal Medicine, Inje University Ilsan Paik Hospital, Goyang, Korea
    J Korean Med Sci 22:1082-4. 2007
    b>Morganella morganii is a facultative gram-negative and anaerobic rod. It may be a cause of devastating infections in neonates and immunocompromised hosts...
  8. ncbi Structural investigation of the O-specific polysaccharides of Morganella morganii consisting of two higher sugars
    Michelle Kilcoyne
    Department of Chemistry, National University of Ireland, Galway, Ireland
    Carbohydr Res 337:1697-702. 2002
    The lipopolysaccharide of the bacterium Morganella morganii (strain KF 1676, RK 4222) yielded two polysaccharides, PS1 and PS2, when subjected to mild acid degradation followed by GPC...
  9. ncbi Integron presence in a multiresistant Morganella morganii isolate
    Laura Rojas
    Section of Microbiology, Department of Pathology and Experimental Therapeutics, Campus de Bellvitge, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 27:505-12. 2006
    A multiresistant strain of Morganella morganii was isolated from a patient affected by several severe pathologies...
  10. pmc Structural characterization and MHCII-dependent immunological properties of the zwitterionic O-chain antigen of Morganella morganii
    N Martin Young
    Institute for Biological Sciences, National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Ont, Canada K1A 0R6
    Glycobiology 21:1266-76. 2011
    b>Morganella morganii is a commensal Gram-negative bacterium that has long been known to produce an antigen bearing phosphocholine groups...
  11. ncbi Fatal Morganella morganii bacteraemia in a diabetic patient with gas gangrene
    Sujoy Ghosh
    Department of Diabetes and Endocrinology, Ayr Hospital, NHS Ayrshire and Arran, Ayr KA6 6DX, Scotland, UK
    J Med Microbiol 58:965-7. 2009
    ..Blood cultures on admission yielded Morganella morganii. Due to the extent of the gas gangrene and her co-morbidities the patient was not suitable for surgical ..
  12. ncbi Identification of bla KPC-2 on different plasmids of three Morganella morganii isolates
    D S Shi
    Laboratory of Microbiology, Institute of Clinical Laboratory Medicine, Jinling Hospital, 305 Zhongshan East Road, Nanjing, China
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 31:797-803. 2012
    Three Morganella morganii strains resistant to carbapenems were recovered from the surgical intensive care unit (SICU) in our hospital...
  13. pmc Identification of a modular pathogenicity island that is widespread among urease-producing uropathogens and shares features with a diverse group of mobile elements
    Erika L Flannery
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Michigan Medical School, 5641 Medical Science Building II, 1150 West Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Infect Immun 77:4887-94. 2009
    ..of a 94-kb PAI, designated ICEPm1, that is common to Proteus mirabilis, Providencia stuartii, and Morganella morganii. These organisms are highly prevalent etiologic agents of catheter-associated urinary tract infections (..
  14. ncbi Growth, inactivation and histamine formation of Morganella psychrotolerans and Morganella morganii - development and evaluation of predictive models
    Jette Emborg
    Department of Seafood Research, National Institute of Aquatic Resources, Technical University of Denmark, Søltofts Plads, Building 221, DK 2800, Kgs Lyngby, Denmark
    Int J Food Microbiol 128:234-43. 2008
    Mathematical models for growth, heat inactivation and histamine formation by Morganella psychrotolerans and Morganella morganii were studied to evaluate the importance of these bacteria in seafood...
  15. ncbi Characterization of a second ornithine decarboxylase isolated from Morganella morganii
    Blanca de las Rivas
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Instituto de Fermentaciones Industriales, CSIC, Juan de la Cierva 3, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    J Food Prot 71:657-61. 2008
    The genes involved in the putrescine formation by Morganella morganii were investigated because putrescine is an indicator of food process deterioration...
  16. ncbi Description of In116, the first blaCTX-M-2-containing complex class 1 integron found in Morganella morganii isolates from Buenos Aires, Argentina
    Pablo Power
    Catedra de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquimica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Junin 956 1113, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Antimicrob Chemother 55:461-5. 2005
    We analysed the architecture and probable origin of a class 1 integron from cefotaxime-resistant Morganella morganii isolates.
  17. pmc Emergence of DHA-1-producing Klebsiella spp. in the Parisian region: genetic organization of the ampC and ampR genes originating from Morganella morganii
    Charlotte Verdet
    Service de Bacteriologie, Hopital Tenon, 4, rue de la Chine, Paris 75970 cedex, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:607-17. 2006
    ..In four isolates, the Morganella morganii-derived genomic region containing bla(DHA-1) was inserted in an entire complex sul1-type integron, ..
  18. pmc Phosphorylation of nucleosides by the mutated acid phosphatase from Morganella morganii
    Y Mihara
    Applied Microbiology Laboratory, Fermentation and Biotechnology Laboratories, Ajinomoto Co, Inc, Kawasaki ku, Kawasaki shi 210 8681, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 66:2811-6. 2000
    ..The Morganella morganii gene encoding a selective nucleoside pyrophosphate phosphotransferase was cloned. It was identical to the M...
  19. pmc Morganella morganii-associated arthritis in a diabetic patient
    Vikas Gautam
    J Clin Microbiol 41:3451. 2003
  20. pmc AcrAB efflux pump plays a role in decreased susceptibility to tigecycline in Morganella morganii
    Alexey Ruzin
    Wyeth Research, Department of Infectious Disease, 401 North Middletown Rd, Bld 200, Rm 3219, Pearl River, NY 10965, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 49:791-3. 2005
    Transposon mutagenesis of a clinical isolate of Morganella morganii, G1492 (tigecycline MIC of 4 microg/ml), yielded two insertion knockout mutants for which tigecycline MICs were 0.03 microg/ml...
  21. pmc Liver abscess metastasizing to prostate and lung
    K H Lim
    Department of Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608
    J R Soc Med 95:554-5. 2002
  22. ncbi Early and late endophthalmitis following trabeculectomy in a Chinese population
    T M Kuang
    Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC
    Eur J Ophthalmol 18:66-70. 2008
    ..To investigate the rate of bleb-related endophthalmitis over 5 years in a Chinese population. METHODS.:Retrospective chart review...
  23. ncbi Early-onset neonatal sepsis caused by vertical transmission of Morganella morganii
    Manuel Casanova-Roman
    Paediatrics Service, Hospital of La Linea, Cadiz, Spain
    Scand J Infect Dis 34:534-5. 2002
    The onset of Morganella morganii infection within the first 72 h after birth has only been reported on 1 occasion. The authors describe a second case in which M. morganii was cultured from both the neonate's blood and the mother's lochia...
  24. ncbi [Morganella morgagnii septic arthritis]
    Sebastián Santaeugenia
    Med Clin (Barc) 118:399. 2002
  25. ncbi Morganelliasis pneumonia in a captive jaguar
    J H Choi
    Department of Veterinary Pathology, College of Veterinary Medicine, School of Agricultural Biotechnology, Seoul National University, Suwon, 441 744, Republic of Korea
    J Wildl Dis 38:199-201. 2002
    ..b>Morganella morganii was isolated as a pure culture from the lung, spleen, and heart blood. This is the first record of M...
  26. doi Cervical abscess with vaginal fistula after extraperitoneal Cesarean section
    Ching Yu Chou
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Taiwan University Hospital and National Taiwan University College of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Formos Med Assoc 106:1048-51. 2007
    ..Broad-spectrum antibiotics failed to relieve her symptoms and vaginal culture yielded Morganella morganii ...
  27. ncbi [Morganella morganii endophthalmitis after vitrectomy: case report and review of the literature]
    Marc Zaninetti
    Clinique universitaire d ophtalmologie, Geneve, Suisse
    Klin Monbl Augenheilkd 220:207-9. 2003
    ..Most of the time, bacterial agents are Gram-positive ((2/3) of cases) and more rarely Gram-negative ((1/3) of cases). Usually, Pseudomonas sp, Proteus sp or Klebsiella sp are isolated, but very rarely Morganella morganii.
  28. ncbi [A puzzle of the physician and the patient]
    Cathrine Midgaard
    Barnemedisinsk avdeling, Ulleval universitetssykehus, 0407 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 126:1756-7. 2006
  29. ncbi Morganella morganii pericarditis 3 years after allogenic bone marrow transplantation for mantle cell lymphoma
    Zhi Tao Yang
    Department of Infectious Diseases and Tropical Medicine, Necker Enfants Malades Hospital, René Descartes Paris 5 University Medical School, Paris, France
    J Infect 53:e223-5. 2006
    We report herein a case of Morganella morganii-associated acute purulent pericarditis that developed 3 years after allogenic bone marrow transplantation...
  30. ncbi A rare cause of Ludwig's angina by Morganella morganii
    Min Po Ho
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Far Eastern Memorial Hospital, 21 Nan Ya South Road, Sec 2, Panchiao, Taipei 220, Taiwan
    J Infect 53:e191-4. 2006
    ..We present a rare case of Ludwig's angina caused by an unusual microorganism, Morganella morganii, and the group D alpha-hemolytic streptococcus...
  31. pmc Dissemination of CTX-M-type extended-spectrum beta-lactamase genes to unusual hosts
    Claudia Mugnaioli
    Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Laboratorio di Fisiologia e Biotecnologia dei Microrganismi, Universita di Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, 53100 Siena, Italy
    J Clin Microbiol 43:4183-5. 2005
    A Citrobacter amalonaticus and a Morganella morganii producing the CTX-M-1 extended-spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL) were isolated from an area where this enzyme is now widespread in Escherichia coli...
  32. ncbi [Envenoming by Malayan cobra (Naja naja sputatrix)--case report]
    Krzysztof Ciszowski
    Klinika Toksykologii Collegium Medicum, Uniwersytetu Jagiellonskiego w Krakowie
    Przegl Lek 61:421-6. 2004
    ..In the bite site the infection with Morganella morganii developed with consequent phlegmon within the hand and the forearm...
  33. ncbi Salicylate decreases production of AmpC type beta-lactamases and increases susceptibility to beta-lactams in a Morganella morganii clinical isolate
    María M Tavío
    Microbiology, Department of Clinical Sciences II, Health Sciences Building, University of Las Palmas de G C, Dr Pasteur, 35080 Las Palmas de, G C Spain
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 238:139-44. 2004
    ..marRAB inducer, on the resistance to beta-lactams was characterized in an AmpC beta-lactamase hyperproducer Morganella morganii clinical isolate (the M1 strain)...
  34. ncbi Acute postoperative Morganella morganii panophthalmitis
    T J Wang
    Eye (Lond) 19:713-5. 2005
  35. ncbi [Bacteremia in an obese patient with cellulitis and chronic ulceration in the lower extremity]
    Carmen Aspiroz
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Comarcal de Alcañiz, Alcaniz, Spain
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 22:363-4. 2004
  36. ncbi [Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome associated to a Morganella morganii and Enterococcus faecium peritonitis]
    F Tourrel
    Département d anesthésie réanimation chirurgicale et Samu, CHU, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen Cedex, France
    Ann Fr Anesth Reanim 26:869-72. 2007
    ..It can be suspected in face of a septic shock with an unfavourable evolution despite adequate treatment...
  37. ncbi Bilateral endogenous bacterial endophthalmitis: a report of four cases
    Steen Rugaard Christensen
    Department of Ophthalmology, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Ophthalmol Scand 82:306-10. 2004
    ..To present and discuss four cases of bilateral endogenous endophthalmitis...
  38. ncbi Postoperative Morganella morganii endophthalmitis associated with subclinical urinary tract infection
    Gina Tsanaktsidis
    Western Sydney Eye Hospital, Wentworthville, New South Wales 2145, Australia
    J Cataract Refract Surg 29:1011-3. 2003
    We report a case of Morganella morganii acute endophthalmitis following clear corneal phacoemulsification cataract surgery in which a coincident asymptomatic chronic urinary tract infection was detected postoperatively...
  39. pmc Antibacterial effect of human V gamma 2V delta 2 T cells in vivo
    L Wang
    Lymphocyte Biology Section, Division of Rheumatology, Immunology, and Allergy, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Clin Invest 108:1349-57. 2001
    ..resistance to extracellular gram-positive (Staphylococcus aureus) and gram-negative (Escherichia coli and Morganella morganii) bacteria, as assessed by survival, body weight, bacterial loads, and histopathology...
  40. pmc Biochemical and molecular characterization of three new variants of AmpC beta-lactamases from Morganella morganii
    Pablo Power
    Catedra de Microbiologia, Facultad de Farmacia y Bioquimica, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Junin 954, Buenos Aires 1113, Argentina
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:962-7. 2006
    b>Morganella morganii produces an inducible, chromosomally encoded AmpC beta-lactamase. We describe in this study three new variants of AmpC within this species with apparent pIs of 6.6 (M19 from M. morganii strain PP19), 7.4 (M29 from M...
  41. pmc High-level vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolates associated with a polymicrobial biofilm
    Linda M Weigel
    NCID DHQP ELB MS G 08, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1600 Clifton Road, N E, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:231-8. 2007
    ..S. aureus, Enterococcus faecalis, Enterococcus faecium, Micrococcus species, Morganella morganii, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa were isolated from the biofilm...
  42. ncbi First report of Morganella morganii producing CTX-M-15 beta-lactamase
    Ana Brizio
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 28:79-80. 2006
  43. ncbi Growth and histamine formation of Morganella morganii in determining the safety and quality of inoculated and uninoculated bluefish (Pomatomus saltatrix)
    T A Lorca
    Department of Food Science and Technology, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg 24061-0418, USA
    J Food Prot 64:2015-9. 2001
    The objective of this study was to determine the effect of normal microflora and Morganella morganii on histamine formation and olfactory acceptability in raw bluefish under controlled storage conditions...
  44. ncbi Formation of histamine and biogenic amines in cold-smoked tuna: an investigation of psychrotolerant bacteria from samples implicated in cases of histamine fish poisoning
    Jette Emborg
    Danish Institute for Fisheries Research, Department of Seafood Research, c o Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby
    J Food Prot 69:897-906. 2006
    ..In the single poisoning case, psychrotolerant Morganella morganii-like bacteria most likely was responsible for the histamine production in CST with 2.2% +/- 0...
  45. ncbi Detection of Morganella morganii, a prolific histamine former, by the polymerase chain reaction assay with 16S rDNA-targeted primers
    Shin Hee Kim
    Department of Nutrition and Food Science, 328 Spidle Hall, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama 36849, USA
    J Food Prot 66:1385-92. 2003
    ..chain reaction (PCR) assay for the rapid and sensitive detection of the most prolific histamine former, Morganella morganii, was developed...
  46. ncbi Gene organization of the ornithine decarboxylase-encoding region in Morganella morganii
    B de las Rivas
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Instituto de Fermentaciones Industriales, CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    J Appl Microbiol 102:1551-60. 2007
    The production of putrescine is a relevant property related to food quality and safety. Morganella morganii is responsible for putrescine production in fresh fish decomposition...
  47. ncbi Bacterial gangs attack implants
    C R Arciola
    Int J Artif Organs 30:755-6. 2007
  48. ncbi Modification of Niven's medium for the enumeration of histamine-forming bacteria and discussion of the parameters associated with its use
    Panagiotis Mavromatis
    Food Research Centre, University of Lincolnshire and Humberside, Brayford Pool, Lincoln, UK
    J Food Prot 65:546-51. 2002
    ..Strains of HFB, Morganella morganii, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and Hafnia alvei were examined for their ability to change color on NM...
  49. ncbi Diversity of microflora in the gut and casts of tropical composting earthworms reared on different substrates
    K Parthasarathi
    Division of Vermibiotechnology, Department of Zoology, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar 608 002, India
    J Environ Biol 28:87-97. 2007
    ..eugeniae) and Rhizopus sp., and bacteria like Klebsiella pneumoniae and Morganella morganii) and these were multiplied during the transit of the organic residues through the gut of worms...
  50. ncbi Occurrence and diversity of integrons and beta-lactamase genes among ampicillin-resistant isolates from estuarine waters
    Isabel S Henriques
    CESAM, Department of Biology, University of Aveiro, 3810 193 Aveiro, Portugal
    Res Microbiol 157:938-47. 2006
    ..oxytoca, Raoultella ornithinolytica, R. terrigena, R. planticola, Citrobacter freundii, Morganella morganii and Enterobacter sp...
  51. ncbi [Pharmacokinetic and clinical studies of cefteram pivoxil granule in the pediatric field]
    T Motohiro
    Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, Kurume University
    Jpn J Antibiot 42:2023-61. 1989
    ..e. Haemophilus influenzae (11), Bordetella pertussis (11), Escherichia coli (9), Proteus mirabilis (1) and Morganella morganii (1)...
  52. pmc Antibacterial activity of BMS-180680, a new catechol-containing monobactam
    J Fung-Tomc
    Department of Microbiology, Bristol Myers Squibb Pharmaceutical Research Institute, Wallingford, Connecticut 06492, USA Joan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 41:1010-6. 1997
    ..BMS-180680 had moderate activities (MIC90s of 2 to 8 microg/ml) against Citrobacter freundii, Morganella morganii, Shigella spp., and non-E. aerogenes Enterobacter spp...
  53. ncbi [Determination of the MIC of cefotetan against freshly isolated gram-negative bacilli]
    K Deguchi
    Section of Studies, Tokyo Clinical Research Center
    Jpn J Antibiot 42:2363-76. 1989
    ..Serratia marcescens, Morganella morganii, and Bacteroides fragilis. 2. Most CTT-resistant strains of C. freundii, Enterobacter spp. and S...
  54. ncbi In vitro activity against clinically important gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria of sulbactam, alone and in combination with ampicillin, cefotaxime, mezlocillin, and piperacillin
    A F Schmalreck
    Department Microbiology, Pftzer Mack, Illertissen Fed Rep of Germany
    Arzneimittelforschung 40:1145-55. 1990
    ..60%), Enterobacter aerogenes (-48%), Klebsiella oxytoca (-49%), Klebsiella pneumoniae (-63%), Morganella morganii (-74%), and Proteus vulgaris (-55%); for SUL + CTX and Acinetobacter spp...
  55. ncbi In vitro activity of tigemonam against urinary tract pathogens
    J A Garcia Rodriguez
    Department of Microbiology, Clinical Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Salamanca, Spain
    J Chemother 1:28-31. 1989
    ..Serratia marcescens, Proteus mirabilis, Proteus vulgaris, Morganella morganii, and Salmonella enterica). Tigemonam displayed good activity against Enterobacteriaceae...
  56. ncbi [Antibacterial activities of sisomicin against fresh clinical isolates]
    K Deguchi
    Section of Studies, Tokyo Clinical Research Center
    Jpn J Antibiot 45:990-1002. 1992
    ..diversus, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Klebsiella oxytoca, Enterobacter aerogenes, Proteus mirabilis and Morganella morganii. 2...
  57. ncbi Evaluation of the MicroScan ESBL plus confirmation panel for detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in clinical isolates of oxyimino-cephalosporin-resistant Gram-negative bacteria
    Enno Stürenburg
    Institut für Infektionsmedizin, Zentrum für Klinisch Theoretische Medizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, D 20246 Hamburg, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 54:870-5. 2004
    ..We aimed to assess the performance of the MicroScan ESBL plus confirmation panel using a series of 87 oxyimino-cephalosporin-resistant Gram-negative bacilli of various species...
  58. ncbi [Surveillance of susceptibility of clinical isolates to cefmetazole between 2000 and 2003]
    Yuki Sato
    Post Marketing Study Department, Sankyo Co, Ltd
    Jpn J Antibiot 58:303-16. 2005
    ..0%), Proteus mirabilis (2.3% --> 2.1% --> 0.0%), Proteus vulgaris (13.6% --> 6.7% --> 0.0%), Morganella morganii (7.3% --> 0.0% --> 14.0%), Providencia spp. (12.5% --> 0.0% --> 18.2%), Peptostreptococcus spp...
  59. ncbi Cefpodoxime: comparative antibacterial activity, influence of growth conditions, and bactericidal activity
    H Knothe
    Klinikum der J W Goethe Universitat, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Infection 19:370-6. 1991
    ..and Morganella morganii. Cefpodoxime proved to be highly inhibitory against group A, B, and G streptococci and Streptococcus ..
  60. ncbi In vitro activity of isepamicin and other aminoglycosides against clinical isolates of Gram-negative bacteria causing nosocomial bloodstream infections
    Tung Yuan Tsai
    Department of Internal Medicine, Kaohsiung Military General Hospital, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 40:481-6. 2007
    ....
  61. pmc Salmonella enteritidis: AmpC plasmid-mediated inducible beta-lactamase (DHA-1) with an ampR gene from Morganella morganii
    G Barnaud
    Service de Microbiologie, Hopital Saint Louis, Paris, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42:2352-8. 1998
    ..It contained an open reading frame with 98. 7% DNA sequence identity with the ampC gene of Morganella morganii. DNA sequence analysis also identified a gene upstream of ampC whose sequence was 97% identical to the ..
  62. pmc Extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae in community and private health care centers
    Corinne Arpin
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie, Universite de Bordeaux 2, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 47:3506-14. 2003
    ..6 Escherichia coli isolates; 3 Proteus mirabilis isolates; and 1 isolate each of Serratia marcescens, Morganella morganii, and Providencia stuartii...
  63. ncbi Histamine, cadaverine, and putrescine produced in vitro by enterobacteriaceae and pseudomonadaceae isolated from spinach
    T Lavizzari
    Department of Nutrition and Food Science INSA, Nutrition and Food Safety Research Institute, Faculty of Pharmacy, University of Barcelona, Avinguda Joan XXII s n, E 08028 Barcelona, Spain
    J Food Prot 73:385-9. 2010
    ..They frequently produced more than one biogenic amine. Klebsiella pneumoniae subsp. pneumoniae and Morganella morganii were the main histamine producers, with mean values of 1,600 and 2,440 mg/liter, respectively, followed by ..
  64. ncbi Comparison of PCR-based molecular markers for the characterization of Proteus mirabilis clinical isolates
    Lessandra Michelim
    Institute of Biotechnology, University of Caxias do Sul, RS, Brazil
    Braz J Infect Dis 12:423-9. 2008
    ..mirabilis strains from Escherichia coli, Hafnia alvei, and Morganella morganii. With the exception of rep-PCR, the methods gave medium to high discriminatory efficiency in P. mirabilis...
  65. pmc Identification and characterization of phoN-Sf, a gene on the large plasmid of Shigella flexneri 2a encoding a nonspecific phosphatase
    K I Uchiya
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmacy, Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan
    J Bacteriol 178:4548-54. 1996
    ..2%), Morganella morganii (PhoC, 80.6%), Salmonella typhimurium (PhoN, 47.8%), and Zymomonas mobilis (PhoC, 34.8%)...
  66. ncbi Comparison of the in vitro and in vivo antibacterial activities of cefepime (BMY-28142) with ceftazidime, cefuzonam, cefotaxime and cefmenoxime
    S Masuyoshi
    Episome Institute, Gunma ken, Japan
    Drugs Exp Clin Res 15:1-10. 1989
    ..showed superior activity to the reference cephalosporins against Proteus inconstans, Providencia rettgeri, Morganella morganii, Citrobacter freundii and Enterobacter cloacae...
  67. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of dactimicin in vitro compared with that of dibekacin, netilmicin, sisomicin and micronomicin
    S Inouye
    Central Research Laboratory, Meiji Seika Kaisha, Ltd, Yokohama, Japan
    Drugs Exp Clin Res 15:455-63. 1989
    ..pneumoniae, Morganella morganii, Haemophilus influenzae, Citrobacter freundii, Enterobacter aerogens, E...
  68. ncbi Analysis of AmpC beta-lactamase expression and sequence in biochemically atypical ceftazidime-resistant Enterobacteriaceae from paediatric patients
    Matthew B Avison
    Bristol Centre for Antimicrobial Research and Evaluation, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, University of Bristol, School of Medical Sciences, University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TD, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 53:584-91. 2004
    ..To analyse the variation of ampC beta-lactamase gene sequence and expression in biochemically atypical Enterobacteriaceae isolates, and to identify them definitively...
  69. ncbi Species interactions in mixed-community crystalline biofilms on urinary catheters
    Sarah M Macleod
    Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
    J Med Microbiol 56:1549-57. 2007
    ..mirabilis, when Escherichia coli, Morganella morganii or Enterobacter cloacae were present, P. mirabilis was rarely or never found...
  70. pmc In vitro antibacterial activity and beta-lactamase stability of SY5555, a new oral penem antibiotic
    E Inoue
    Episome Institute, Gunma ken, Japan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 38:1974-9. 1994
    ..epidermidis, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Enterococcus faecalis, Citrobacter freundii, Enterobacter cloacae, Morganella morganii, Acinetobacter calcoaceticus, Clostridium spp., and Bacteroides fragilis. Against Providencia spp...
  71. ncbi [Synergistic action of cefodizime with other antimicrobial agents on clinically isolated microorganisms. II. Synergistic action with sisomicin]
    K Deguchi
    Section of Studies, Tokyo Clinical Research Center
    Jpn J Antibiot 45:1-11. 1992
    ..Citrobacter freundii, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Enterobacter cloacae, Serratia marcescens, Proteus vulgaris, Morganella morganii and Pseudomonas aeruginosa...
  72. ncbi Differential characterization of biogenic amine-producing bacteria involved in food poisoning using MALDI-TOF mass fingerprinting
    Inmaculada C Fernández-No
    Department of Analytical Chemistry, Nutrition and Food Science, School of Veterinary Sciences College of Biotechnology, University of Santiago de Compostela, Lugo, Spain
    Electrophoresis 31:1116-27. 2010
    ..at m/z 4182+/-1 and 8363+/-6 were found to be present in all Enterobacteriaceae species analyzed except for Morganella morganii. Peaks at m/z 3635+/-1 and 7267+/-2 were specific to both M. morganii and Proteus spp...
  73. ncbi [The antibacterial activity of fluoroquinolones against gram-negative bacteria isolated from Gifu Prefecture (2005)]
    Tomoaki Tanaka
    Research Laboratories of Toyama Chemical Co, Ltd
    Jpn J Antibiot 60:141-52. 2007
    ..18 strains, Providencia spp.; 3 strains, Morganella morganii; 14 strains, Serratia marcescens; 27 strains and Pseudomonas aeruginosa; 103 strains...
  74. ncbi [Urinary tract infections in children--etiologic agents and susceptibility to antibiotics]
    Maria Nowakowska
    Katedry i Zakładu Mikrobiologii Lekarskiej, Slaskiej Akademii Medycznej w Katowicach
    Wiad Lek 57:438-43. 2004
    ..coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Klebsiella oxytoca, Proteus mirabilis, Proteus penneri, Proteus vulgaris, Morganella morganii, Citrobacter freundi, Serratia spp...
  75. pmc Isolation and purification of enterocin E-760 with broad antimicrobial activity against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria
    J E Line
    USDA ARS, Russell Research Center, Poultry Microbiological Safety Research Unit, 950 College Station Rd, Athens, GA 30604, USA
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 52:1094-100. 2008
    ..freundii, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Shigella dysenteriae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Proteus mirabilis, Morganella morganii, Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus epidermidis, Listeria monocytogenes, Campylobacter jejuni, and 20 ..
  76. ncbi Surveillance for plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance determinants in Enterobacteriaceae within the Calgary Health Region, Canada: the emergence of aac(6')-Ib-cr
    Johann D D Pitout
    Division of Microbiology, Calgary Laboratory Services, University of Calgary, 9, 3535 Research Road NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada T2L 2K8
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:999-1002. 2008
    ..A study was designed to determine the prevalence of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance (PMQR) determinants among clinical isolates of Enterobacteriaceae from the Calgary Health Region (CHR)...
  77. ncbi The gut-brain barrier in major depression: intestinal mucosal dysfunction with an increased translocation of LPS from gram negative enterobacteria (leaky gut) plays a role in the inflammatory pathophysiology of depression
    Michael Maes
    M Care4U Outpatient Clinics, Antwerp, Belgium
    Neuro Endocrinol Lett 29:117-24. 2008
    ..of IgM and IgA against LPS of the gram-negative enterobacteria, Hafnia Alvei, Pseudomonas Aeruginosa, Morganella Morganii, Pseudomonas Putida, Citrobacter Koseri, and Klebsielle Pneumoniae in MDD patients and normal controls...
  78. ncbi Design and quality control of a pharmaceutical formulation containing natural products with antibacterial, antifungal and antioxidant properties
    Adriana A L Ordoñez
    Instituto de Farmacia Dr Adolfo Rovelli, Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Ayacucho 471, T4000INI, San Miguel de Tucuman, Tucuman, Argentina
    Int J Pharm 378:51-8. 2009
    ..Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Proteus mirabilis, Enterobacter cloacae, Serratia marcescens, Morganella morganii, Acinetobacter baumannii, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Stenotrophomonas maltophilia, Candida spp...
  79. ncbi Oral bacterial flora of the Chinese cobra (Naja atra) and bamboo pit viper (Trimeresurus albolabris) in Hong Kong SAR, China
    K C Shek
    Accident and Emergency Department, Tuen Mun Hospital, Hospital Authority, Hong Kong
    Hong Kong Med J 15:183-90. 2009
    ..To determine the oral bacterial flora associated with two common local venomous snakes in Hong Kong, namely the Chinese cobra (Naja atra) and the bamboo pit viper (Trimeresurus albolabris)...
  80. ncbi The conundrum of the gram-positive rod: are we missing important pathogens in complicated skin and soft-tissue infections? A case report and review of the literature
    Tatyan M Clarke
    Department of Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Surg Infect (Larchmt) 11:65-72. 2010
    ..Despite differing greatly in their virulence, sources, and even genus, these microscopically similar organisms are often difficult to differentiate without genetic testing...
  81. ncbi Ceftriaxone activity against Gram-positive and Gram-negative pathogens isolated in US clinical microbiology laboratories from 1996 to 2000: results from The Surveillance Network (TSN) Database-USA
    J A Karlowsky
    Focus Technologies, Inc, 13665 Dulles Technology Drive, Herndon, VA 20171, USA
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 19:413-26. 2002
    ..5-4.8%), Klebsiella pneumoniae (n=117754; range, 1.9-2.6%), Proteus mirabilis (n=67692; range, 0.2-0.3%), Morganella morganii (n=11251; range, 0.3-2.1%) and Serratia marcescens (n=26519; range, 1.6-3...
  82. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of selected plant species from "the Argentine Puna" against sensitive and multi-resistant bacteria
    I C Zampini
    INQUINOA CONICET, Ayacucho 471, 4000 San Miguel de Tucuman, Argentina
    J Ethnopharmacol 124:499-505. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate their antimicrobial properties against a panel of sensitive and multi-resistant gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria...
  83. pmc Histidine decarboxylases and their role in accumulation of histamine in tuna and dried saury
    Masashi Kanki
    Division of Bacteriology, Osaka Prefectural Institute of Public Health, Nakamichi 1 3 69, Higashinari ku, Osaka 537 0025, Japan
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:1467-73. 2007
    ..Here we constructed recombinant HDCs of P. phosphoreum, Photobacterium damselae, R. planticola, and Morganella morganii and investigated the ability of HDCs to produce sufficient histamine to cause HFP...
  84. ncbi [Report of three cases of purple urine bag syndrome which occurred with a combination of both E. coli and M. morganii]
    H Matsuo
    Department of Clinical Laboratory, Sasebo Chuo Hospital
    Kansenshogaku Zasshi 67:487-90. 1993
    ..In these cases, no growth of P. stuartii was found on repeated urine culture, but Escherichia coli and Morganella morganii were concomitantly isolated during the blue bags...
  85. ncbi B1 cells contribute to serum IgM, but not to intestinal IgA, production in gnotobiotic Ig allotype chimeric mice
    M Christine Thurnheer
    Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Immunol 170:4564-71. 2003
    ..Monoassociation with either Morganella morganii, Bacteroides distasonis, or segmented filamentous bacteria induced germinal center reactions in Peyer's ..
  86. ncbi C-reactive protein and antibacterial activity in blood plasma of colostrum-fed calves and the effect of lactulose
    W Schroedl
    Institute of Bacteriology and Mycology, Veterinary Faculty, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany 04103
    J Dairy Sci 86:3313-20. 2003
    ..an in vitro assay with the plasma of these animals, an increased bactericidal activity was detected against Morganella morganii (1 d postpartum) in both groups, but again a higher activity occurred in the lactulose group...
  87. ncbi Evaluation of drug-resistant Enterobacteriaceae in retail poultry and beef
    A Kilonzo-Nthenge
    Department of Family and Consumer Science, Tennessee State University, Nashville, TN, USA
    Poult Sci 92:1098-107. 2013
    ..Few (2.7%) of the Enterobacteriaceae were resistant to chloramphenicol. Salmonella spp., E. coli O157:H7, Morganella morganii, Yersinia enterocolitica, and Vibrio parahemolyticus exhibited multiple drug resistance...
  88. ncbi First characterisation of plasmid-mediated quinolone resistance-qnrS1 co-expressed bla CTX-M-15 and bla DHA-1 genes in clinical strain of Morganella morganii recovered from a Tunisian Intensive Care Unit
    S Mahrouki
    Department of Biology, Laboratory of Biochemistry and Biotechnology, Faculty of Sciences of Tunis, Campus Universitaire, 2092 EL MANAR II, Tunis, Tunisia
    Indian J Med Microbiol 30:437-41. 2012
    Aim of this study was to show the emergence of the qnr genes among fluoroquinolone-resistant, AMPC and ESBL (extended-spectrum-beta-lactamase) co-producing Morganella morganii isolate.
  89. ncbi [Purple urine bag syndrome in two institutionalised patients]
    Rebeca Iglesias Barreira
    Xerencia de Xestión Integrada Ferrol, Hospital Arquitecto Marcide, Ferrol, A Coruna, Espana
    Rev Esp Geriatr Gerontol 48:45-7. 2013
    ..from some sulphatase- and phosphatase-producing bacteria, including Proteus mirabilis, Escherichia coli and Morganella morganii, amongst others. Following this reaction, the catheter and the bag may be stained red, blue or purple...
  90. pmc Evaluation of a new selective chromogenic agar medium for detection of extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Enterobacteriaceae
    Youri Glupczynski
    Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, Cliniques Universitaires UCL de Mont Godinne, 1, Av Dr Gaston Thérasse, B 5530 Yvoir, Belgium
    J Clin Microbiol 45:501-5. 2007
    ..were the most common false positives as well as non-ESBL-producing Klebsiella oxytoca (n=18) on ESBL-Bx and Morganella morganii (n=10) on MCKC...
  91. ncbi First reported fatal Morganella morganii infections in chickens
    Changguang Zhao
    Key Laboratory of Animal Epidemiology and Zoonosis, Ministry of Agriculture, College of Veterinary Medicine, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100193, People s Republic of China
    Vet Microbiol 156:452-5. 2012
    b>Morganella morganii, a Gram-negative rod commonly found in the intestines of humans and other animals, is here confirmed to cause a fatal infection in chickens by isolation and identification of the bacteria, 16S rRNA gene sequencing, ..
  92. ncbi Characterization of the bacterial microflora of the tympanic cavity of eastern box turtles with and without aural abscesses
    Priscilla H Joyner
    The Wildlife Center of Virginia, PO Box 1557, Waynesboro, Virginia 22980, USA
    J Wildl Dis 42:859-64. 2006
    ..b>Morganella morganii (n = 2) was the only species isolated from the tympanic cavity of more than one turtle with aural abscesses...
  93. ncbi Crystalline bacterial biofilm formation on urinary catheters by urease-producing urinary tract pathogens: a simple method of control
    Robert J Broomfield
    Cardiff School of Biosciences, Cardiff University, Cardiff CF10 3TL, UK
    J Med Microbiol 58:1367-75. 2009
    ..3 and produce catheter-blocking crystalline biofilms within 40 h. Morganella morganii and Staphylococcus aureus elevated the pH of urine to 7.4 and 6...
  94. ncbi Investigation of shell disease in map turtles (Graptemys spp.)
    Stephen J Hernandez-Divers
    Department of Small Animal Medicine and Surgery, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Georgia, Athens, GA 30602 7390, USA
    J Wildl Dis 45:637-52. 2009
    ..yielded aerobic isolates (Chryseobacterium indologenes, Aeromonas hydrophila, Ralstonia pickettii, and Morganella morganii), whereas 11 shell samples grew various clostridial anerobes. No fungal organisms were cultured...
  95. ncbi Infected abdominal aortic aneurysm due to Morganella morganii: CT findings
    Oh Young Kwon
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Abdom Imaging 36:83-5. 2011
    ..in an infected aortic aneurysm are Salmonella and Clostridium species, as well as Staphylococcus aureus; Morganella morganii, on the other hand, is very rare...
  96. ncbi Prevalence of community acquired urinary tract infections in Silchar Medical College, Assam, India and its antimicrobial susceptibility profile
    Indu Sharma
    Department of Microbiology, Assam University, Assam, India
    Indian J Med Sci 66:273-9. 2012
    ..This study was conducted to know the rate of prevalence of community acquired UTI infections in both males and females, Assam, North-East India...
  97. ncbi Screening of the constituents, antimicrobial and antioxidant activity of endemic Origanum hypericifolium O. Schwartz & P.H. Davis
    Ali Celik
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Arts and Science, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey
    Nat Prod Res 24:1568-77. 2010
    ..The antimicrobial activity was tested by agar disc diffusion method against Morganella morganii (clinic isolate), Micrococcus flavus (clinic isolate), Micrococcus luteus NRLL B-4375, Proteus vulgaris ..
  98. pmc New Delhi metallo-β-lactamase-1: local acquisition in Ontario, Canada, and challenges in detection
    Julianne V Kus
    University Health Network and Mount Sinai Hospital Joseph and Wolf Lebovic Health Complex Department of Microbiology, Toronto, Canada
    CMAJ 183:1257-61. 2011
    ..We also discuss the evidence that NDM-1 can affect bacterial species other than E. coli and K. pneumoniae, the limited options for treatment and the difficulty laboratories face in detecting organisms that produce NDM-1...
  99. ncbi Bacterial infection in association with snakebite: a 10-year experience in a northern Taiwan medical center
    Chun Ming Chen
    Department of Pediatrics, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
    J Microbiol Immunol Infect 44:456-60. 2011
    ..Microbiological data of secondary wound infections following snakebites is rarely reported in Taiwan. The objective of this study was to assess the secondary wound infection after venomous snakebites...
  100. doi Non-pseudomonal ecthyma gangrenosum present in diclofenac-induced agranulocytosis
    Inês Lobo
    Eur J Dermatol 18:350-1. 2008
  101. ncbi Quantification of total and specific gram-negative histamine-producing bacteria species in fish using an MPN real-time PCR method
    Kristin Bjornsdottir-Butler
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Gulf Coast Seafood Laboratory, Dauphin Island, AL 36528, USA
    Food Microbiol 28:1284-92. 2011
    ..The species-specific real-time PCR assay was 100% inclusive for independently detecting Morganella morganii, Enterobacter aerogenes, Raoultella planticola/ornithinolytica and Photobacterium damselae and did not ..

Research Grants2

  1. BACTERIAL UREASE IN THE CATHETERIZED URINARY TRACT
    HARRY MOBLEY; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..species isolated from the catheterized urinary tract including Providencia stuartii Proteus mirabilis, Morganella morganii, Klebsiella pneumoniae, and Providencia rettgeri with respect to DNA homology, molecular weight, subunit ..
  2. CELLULAR AND HUMORAL BASES OF MUCOSAL IMMUNE RESPONSE
    JOHN CEBRA; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..These conjugates as well as Mycoplasma pulmonis, reovirus type 1, and Morganella morganii (a gram-negative enteric bacteria) will be administered by the mucosal route to prime mucosal lymphoid ..