lactobacillus plantarum

Summary

Summary: A species of rod-shaped, LACTIC ACID bacteria used in PROBIOTICS and SILAGE production.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Complete resequencing and reannotation of the Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 genome
    Roland J Siezen
    TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Bacteriol 194:195-6. 2012
  2. pmc Characterization of O-acetylation of N-acetylglucosamine: a novel structural variation of bacterial peptidoglycan
    Elvis Bernard
    INRA, UMR1319 MICALIS, F 78350 Jouy en Josas, France
    J Biol Chem 286:23950-8. 2011
  3. pmc Differential NF-kappaB pathways induction by Lactobacillus plantarum in the duodenum of healthy humans correlating with immune tolerance
    Peter van Baarlen
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition, PO Box 557, 6700 AN, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:2371-6. 2009
  4. pmc Identification of Lactobacillus plantarum genes modulating the cytokine response of human peripheral blood mononuclear cells
    Saskia van Hemert
    TI Food and Nutrition, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709PA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Microbiol 10:293. 2010
  5. ncbi Lactobacillus plantarum promotes Drosophila systemic growth by modulating hormonal signals through TOR-dependent nutrient sensing
    Gilles Storelli
    Institut de Biologie du Developpement de Marseille Luminy, CNRS UMR 6216 Aix Marseille Universités, 13288 Marseille, France
    Cell Metab 14:403-14. 2011
  6. ncbi Phenotypic and genomic diversity of Lactobacillus plantarum strains isolated from various environmental niches
    Roland J Siezen
    TI Food and Nutrition, PO Box 557, 6700 AN Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Microbiol 12:758-73. 2010
  7. pmc Identification of genetic loci in Lactobacillus plantarum that modulate the immune response of dendritic cells using comparative genome hybridization
    Marjolein Meijerink
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 5:e10632. 2010
  8. pmc Lifestyle of Lactobacillus plantarum in the mouse caecum
    Maria L Marco
    TI Food and Nutrition, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709 PA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Microbiol 11:2747-57. 2009
  9. pmc Enhanced antiinflammatory capacity of a Lactobacillus plantarum mutant synthesizing modified teichoic acids
    Corinne Grangette
    Laboratoire de Bactériologie des Ecosytèmes, Institut Pasteur de Lille Institut de Biologie de Lille, 59019 Lille Cedex, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:10321-6. 2005
  10. ncbi Fluorescence and atomic force microscopy imaging of wall teichoic acids in Lactobacillus plantarum
    Guillaume Andre
    Institute of Condensed Matter and Nanosciences Bio and Soft Matter, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    ACS Chem Biol 6:366-76. 2011

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  1. pmc Complete resequencing and reannotation of the Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 genome
    Roland J Siezen
    TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Bacteriol 194:195-6. 2012
    There is growing interest in the beneficial effects of Lactobacillus plantarum on human health. The genome of L. plantarum WCFS1, first sequenced in 2001, was resequenced using Solexa technology...
  2. pmc Characterization of O-acetylation of N-acetylglucosamine: a novel structural variation of bacterial peptidoglycan
    Elvis Bernard
    INRA, UMR1319 MICALIS, F 78350 Jouy en Josas, France
    J Biol Chem 286:23950-8. 2011
    ..We report here the presence of O-acetylation on N-acetylglucosamine (GlcNAc) in Lactobacillus plantarum PG. This modification of glycan strands was never described in bacteria...
  3. pmc Differential NF-kappaB pathways induction by Lactobacillus plantarum in the duodenum of healthy humans correlating with immune tolerance
    Peter van Baarlen
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition, PO Box 557, 6700 AN, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:2371-6. 2009
    ..the intestinal microbiota? We investigated this by stimulating the immune system of adults with commensal Lactobacillus plantarum bacteria. We studied the in vivo human responses to L...
  4. pmc Identification of Lactobacillus plantarum genes modulating the cytokine response of human peripheral blood mononuclear cells
    Saskia van Hemert
    TI Food and Nutrition, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709PA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Microbiol 10:293. 2010
    ..In this study, the genetic and phenotypic diversity of strains of the Lactobacillus plantarum species were investigated to identify genes of L...
  5. ncbi Lactobacillus plantarum promotes Drosophila systemic growth by modulating hormonal signals through TOR-dependent nutrient sensing
    Gilles Storelli
    Institut de Biologie du Developpement de Marseille Luminy, CNRS UMR 6216 Aix Marseille Universités, 13288 Marseille, France
    Cell Metab 14:403-14. 2011
    ..We reveal that Lactobacillus plantarum, a commensal bacterium of the Drosophila intestine, is sufficient on its own to recapitulate the natural ..
  6. ncbi Phenotypic and genomic diversity of Lactobacillus plantarum strains isolated from various environmental niches
    Roland J Siezen
    TI Food and Nutrition, PO Box 557, 6700 AN Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Microbiol 12:758-73. 2010
    b>Lactobacillus plantarum is a ubiquitous microorganism that is able to colonize several ecological niches, including vegetables, meat, dairy substrates and the gastro-intestinal tract...
  7. pmc Identification of genetic loci in Lactobacillus plantarum that modulate the immune response of dendritic cells using comparative genome hybridization
    Marjolein Meijerink
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 5:e10632. 2010
    ..However, the precise molecular mechanisms and the strain-dependent factors involved are poorly understood...
  8. pmc Lifestyle of Lactobacillus plantarum in the mouse caecum
    Maria L Marco
    TI Food and Nutrition, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709 PA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Environ Microbiol 11:2747-57. 2009
    b>Lactobacillus plantarum is a common inhabitant of mammalian gastrointestinal tracts. Strains of L. plantarum are also marketed as probiotics intended to confer beneficial health effects upon delivery to the human gut. To understand how L...
  9. pmc Enhanced antiinflammatory capacity of a Lactobacillus plantarum mutant synthesizing modified teichoic acids
    Corinne Grangette
    Laboratoire de Bactériologie des Ecosytèmes, Institut Pasteur de Lille Institut de Biologie de Lille, 59019 Lille Cedex, France
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:10321-6. 2005
    ..lactic acid bacteria and the immune system, we analyzed the antiinflammatory properties of a mutant of Lactobacillus plantarum NCIMB8826 affected in the TA biosynthesis pathway both in vitro (mononuclear cells stimulation) and in ..
  10. ncbi Fluorescence and atomic force microscopy imaging of wall teichoic acids in Lactobacillus plantarum
    Guillaume Andre
    Institute of Condensed Matter and Nanosciences Bio and Soft Matter, Université catholique de Louvain, Belgium
    ACS Chem Biol 6:366-76. 2011
    ..AFM) combined with fluorescence microscopy to image the distribution of wall teichoic acids (WTAs) in Lactobacillus plantarum, in relation with their physiological roles...
  11. pmc PhenoLink--a web-tool for linking phenotype to ~omics data for bacteria: application to gene-trait matching for Lactobacillus plantarum strains
    Jumamurat R Bayjanov
    Centre for Molecular and Biomolecular Informatics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, PO Box 9101, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    BMC Genomics 13:170. 2012
    ..Omics datasets are often very large and noisy with many features (e.g., genes, metabolite abundances). Thus, associating phenotypes to ~omics data requires an approach that is robust to noise and can handle large and diverse data sets...
  12. pmc Transcriptomes reveal genetic signatures underlying physiological variations imposed by different fermentation conditions in Lactobacillus plantarum
    Peter A Bron
    TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e38720. 2012
    ..This manuscript describes a complementary approach in which Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 was fermented under a variety of conditions that differ in temperature, pH, as well as NaCl, amino ..
  13. pmc Modulation of Lactobacillus plantarum gastrointestinal robustness by fermentation conditions enables identification of bacterial robustness markers
    Hermien van Bokhorst-van de Veen
    TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 7:e39053. 2012
    ..To optimally exert such beneficial effects, it is considered of great importance that these probiotic bacteria reach their target sites in the gut alive...
  14. pmc Genomic diversity and versatility of Lactobacillus plantarum, a natural metabolic engineer
    Roland J Siezen
    Kluyver Centre for Genomics of Industrial Fermentation, NIZO Food Research, P O Box 20, 6710 BA Ede, The Netherlands
    Microb Cell Fact 10:S3. 2011
    In the past decade it has become clear that the lactic acid bacterium Lactobacillus plantarum occupies a diverse range of environmental niches and has an enormous diversity in phenotypic properties, metabolic capacity and industrial ..
  15. pmc In silico reconstruction of the metabolic pathways of Lactobacillus plantarum: comparing predictions of nutrient requirements with those from growth experiments
    Bas Teusink
    Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:7253-62. 2005
    On the basis of the annotated genome we reconstructed the metabolic pathways of the lactic acid bacterium Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1. After automatic reconstruction by the Pathologic tool of Pathway Tools (http://bioinformatics.ai.sri...
  16. ncbi A food-grade system for inducible gene expression in Lactobacillus plantarum using an alanine racemase-encoding selection marker
    Tien Thanh Nguyen
    Department of Food Sciences and Technology, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria
    J Agric Food Chem 59:5617-24. 2011
    ..We describe a new food-grade host/vector system for Lactobacillus plantarum based on pSIP expression vectors and the use of the homologous alanine racemase gene (alr) as selection ..
  17. pmc Cre-lox-based system for multiple gene deletions and selectable-marker removal in Lactobacillus plantarum
    Jolanda M Lambert
    Wegeningen Centre for Food Science, Microbial Functionality and Safety Programme, Health and Safety Department, P O Box 20, 6710 BA Ede, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:1126-35. 2007
    ..This study presents the construction of a Cre-lox-based system for multiple gene deletions in Lactobacillus plantarum that could be adapted for use on gram-positive bacteria...
  18. pmc Functional analysis of three plasmids from Lactobacillus plantarum
    Richard van Kranenburg
    Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:1223-30. 2005
    b>Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 harbors three plasmids, pWCFS101, pWCFS102, and pWCFS103, with sizes of 1,917, 2,365, and 36,069 bp, respectively...
  19. pmc Biodiversity-based identification and functional characterization of the mannose-specific adhesin of Lactobacillus plantarum
    Gabriele Pretzer
    NIZO Food Research, P O Box 20, 6710 BA Ede, The Netherlands
    J Bacteriol 187:6128-36. 2005
    b>Lactobacillus plantarum is a frequently encountered inhabitant of the human intestinal tract, and some strains are marketed as probiotics...
  20. ncbi Proteomic analysis of cell surface-associated proteins from probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum
    Hans Christian Beck
    Danish Technological Institute, Kolding, Denmark
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 297:61-6. 2009
    ..study, we used a proteomic approach to identify surface-associated proteins from the probiotic bacterium Lactobacillus plantarum 299v...
  21. pmc Identification of prebiotic fructooligosaccharide metabolism in Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 through microarrays
    Delphine M A Saulnier
    Food Microbial Sciences Unit, School of Food Biosciences, The University of Reading, Box 226, Reading RG6 6AP, United Kingdom
    Appl Environ Microbiol 73:1753-65. 2007
    ..To study the genomic basis of scFOS metabolism in Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1, two-color microarrays were used to screen for differentially expressed genes when grown on scFOS ..
  22. ncbi Antiobesity effect of trans-10,cis-12-conjugated linoleic acid-producing Lactobacillus plantarum PL62 on diet-induced obese mice
    K Lee
    Culture Collection of Antimicrobial Resistant Microbes, Department of Biology, Seoul Women s University, Seoul, Korea
    J Appl Microbiol 103:1140-6. 2007
    ..To observe the antiobesity activity of trans-10,cis-12-conjugated linoleic acid (CLA)-producing lactobacillus in mice...
  23. ncbi Selective pressure affects transfer and establishment of a Lactobacillus plantarum resistance plasmid in the gastrointestinal environment
    Louise Feld
    Department of Microbiology and Risk Assessment, National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Mørkhøj Bygade 19, DK 2860 Søborg, Denmark
    J Antimicrob Chemother 61:845-52. 2008
    A Lactobacillus plantarum strain recently isolated from French raw-milk cheese was tested for its ability to transfer a small plasmid pLFE1 harbouring the erythromycin resistance gene erm(B) to Enterococcus faecalis...
  24. pmc L. plantarum prevents enteroinvasive Escherichia coli-induced tight junction proteins changes in intestinal epithelial cells
    Huanlong Qin
    Department of Surgery, Affiliated Sixth People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai 200233, PR China
    BMC Microbiol 9:63. 2009
    It is increasingly recognized that Lactobacillus plantarum (L...
  25. ncbi Anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory efficacy of indigenous probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum Lp91 in colitis mouse model
    Raj Kumar Duary
    Department of Food Engineering and Technology, Tezpur University, Napaam, Assam, 784028, India
    Mol Biol Rep 39:4765-75. 2012
    ..cytokines and other molecules in 2,4,6-trinitrobenzene sulfonic acid-induced colitis mouse model against Lactobacillus plantarum Lp91 (L...
  26. ncbi Lactobacillus plantarum strain No. 14 reduces adipocyte size in mice fed high-fat diet
    Naoki Takemura
    Graduate School of Life Science, Research Faculty of Agriculture, Hokkaido University, Kita 9, Nishi 9, Kita ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido, Japan
    Exp Biol Med (Maywood) 235:849-56. 2010
    ..The present study aimed to investigate the effects of Lactobacillus plantarum strain No...
  27. ncbi Pediocin PA-1 and a pediocin producing Lactobacillus plantarum strain do not change the HMA rat microbiota
    Nete Bernbom
    Department of Microbiology and Risk Assessment, National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Mørkhøj Bygade 19, DK 2860 Søborg, Denmark
    Int J Food Microbiol 130:251-7. 2009
    ..Effects of ingested (i) pediocin PA-1 producing Lactobacillus plantarum DDEN 11007, (ii) the plasmid cured pediocin negative L...
  28. ncbi Comparison of phenotypic (Biolog System) and genotypic (random amplified polymorphic DNA-polymerase chain reaction, RAPD-PCR, and amplified fragment length polymorphism, AFLP) methods for typing Lactobacillus plantarum isolates from raw vegetables and fru
    R Di Cagno
    Department of Biologia e Chimica Agro Forestale ed Ambientale, University of Bari, Italy
    Int J Food Microbiol 143:246-53. 2010
    The diversity of 72 isolates of Lactobacillus plantarum, previously identified from different raw vegetables and fruits, was studied based on phenotypic (Biolog System) and genotypic (randomly amplified polymorphic DNA-polymerase chain ..
  29. ncbi Lipoteichoic acid from Lactobacillus plantarum induces nitric oxide production in the presence of interferon-γ in murine macrophages
    Seok Seong Kang
    Department of Oral Microbiology and Immunology, Dental Research Institute, and BK21 Program, School of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Seoul 110 749, Republic of Korea
    Mol Immunol 48:2170-7. 2011
    ..LTA from the beneficial bacterium Lactobacillus plantarum induces weak nitric oxide (NO) production in murine macrophages. Currently, it is not clear if LTA from L...
  30. ncbi Characterization of a Lactobacillus plantarum strain able to produce tyramine and partial cloning of a putative tyrosine decarboxylase gene
    M E Arena
    Facultad de Bioquimica, UNT Ayacucho, 471 4000, Tucuman, Argentina
    Curr Microbiol 55:205-10. 2007
    The aim of this article was to analyze the ability of wine Lactobacillus plantarum strains to form tyramine. Preliminary identification of L. plantarum strains was performed by amplification of the recA gene...
  31. ncbi Inactivation of ccpA and aeration affect growth, metabolite production and stress tolerance in Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1
    Teresa Zotta
    Dipartimento di Biologia, Difesa e Biotecnologie Agro Forestali, Universita degli Studi della Basilicata, Potenza, Italy
    Int J Food Microbiol 155:51-9. 2012
    The growth of Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 and of its ΔccpA ery mutant, WCFS1-2, was compared in batch fermentations in a complex medium at controlled pH (6...
  32. pmc Genetic characterization of the bile salt response in Lactobacillus plantarum and analysis of responsive promoters in vitro and in situ in the gastrointestinal tract
    Peter A Bron
    Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences, NIZO Food Research, P O Box 20, 6710 BA Ede, The Netherlands
    J Bacteriol 186:7829-35. 2004
    In this paper we describe the growth, morphological, and genetic responses of Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 to bile...
  33. ncbi Fluorescence in situ hybridisation detection of Lactobacillus plantarum group on olives to be used in natural fermentations
    Danilo Ercolini
    Dipartimento di Scienza degli Alimenti, Sezione di Microbiologia, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Via Universita 100, 80055 Portici Na, Italy
    Int J Food Microbiol 112:291-6. 2006
    ..Most of the authors report on the occurrence of Lactobacillus plantarum as principal member of these communities or at least as the species responsible for the fermentation...
  34. ncbi Oral administration of Lactobacillus plantarum K68 ameliorates DSS-induced ulcerative colitis in BALB/c mice via the anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory activities
    Yen Wenn Liu
    Institute of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, National Yang Ming University, No 155, Sec 2, Linong Street, Taipei, 11221 Taiwan, ROC
    Int Immunopharmacol 11:2159-66. 2011
    ..In this study, the anti-inflammatory and immunomodulatory activities of Lactobacillus plantarum K68 (K68) isolated from fu-tsai were evaluated...
  35. ncbi In vivo and in vitro immunomodulation of Der p 1 allergen-specific response by Lactobacillus plantarum bacteria
    M Hisbergues
    Laboratory of Lactic Acid Bacteria and Mucosal Immunity, Pasteur Institute of Lille, Institute of Biology of Lille, Lille Cedex, France
    Clin Exp Allergy 37:1286-95. 2007
    ..Lactic acid bacteria (LAB) were reported to reduce some allergic manifestations in mice and humans but their impact on the aeroallergen-dependent immune mechanisms is still debated...
  36. ncbi Cysteine S-glycosylation, a new post-translational modification found in glycopeptide bacteriocins
    Judith Stepper
    Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    FEBS Lett 585:645-50. 2011
    ..Here we show that glycocin F, a bacteriocin secreted by Lactobacillus plantarum KW30, is modified by an N-acetylglucosamine β-O-linked to Ser18, and an N-acetylhexosamine S-linked to C-..
  37. pmc Use of the probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum 299 to reduce pathogenic bacteria in the oropharynx of intubated patients: a randomised controlled open pilot study
    Bengt Klarin
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Hospital, SE 221 85 Lund, Sweden
    Crit Care 12:R136. 2008
    ..We hypothesised that the probiotic bacteria Lactobacillus plantarum 299 (Lp299) would be as efficient as CHX in reducing the pathogenic bacterial load in the oropharynx of ..
  38. pmc Bacteria-free solution derived from Lactobacillus plantarum inhibits multiple NF-kappaB pathways and inhibits proteasome function
    Elaine O Petrof
    Department of Medicine, GIDRU, Division of Infectious Diseases, Queen s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 15:1537-47. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether normal commensal bacteria could inhibit inflammatory pathways important in intestinal inflammation...
  39. pmc Complete genome sequence of Lactobacillus plantarum JDM1
    Zhuo Yang Zhang
    Department of Medical Microbiology and Parasitology, Institutes of Medical Sciences, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Bacteriol 191:5020-1. 2009
    b>Lactobacillus plantarum is a lactic acid bacterium (LAB) species commonly used as a probiotic...
  40. ncbi Effects of Lactobacillus plantarum MA2 isolated from Tibet kefir on lipid metabolism and intestinal microflora of rats fed on high-cholesterol diet
    Yanping Wang
    Key Laboratory of Food Nutrition and Safety, Ministry of Education, Tianjin University of Science and Technology, Tianjin, 300457, China
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 84:341-7. 2009
    The objective of this study was to evaluate the effects of Lactobacillus plantarum MA2, an isolate from Chinese traditional Tibet kefir, on cholesterol-lowering and microflora of rat in vivo...
  41. ncbi 2-DE and MS analysis of key proteins in the adhesion of Lactobacillus plantarum, a first step toward early selection of probiotics based on bacterial biomarkers
    Esther Izquierdo
    Laboratoire de Chimie Analytique et Sciences des Aliments, IPHC, ULP, CNRS, Illkirch Graffenstaden, France
    Electrophoresis 30:949-56. 2009
    ..Three Lactobacillus plantarum strains with different adhesion rates were used for proteomic analysis: L. plantarum WHE 92 (15.9%), L...
  42. ncbi Characterization of Lactobacillus plantarum PH04, a potential probiotic bacterium with cholesterol-lowering effects
    T D T Nguyen
    Department of Microbiology, Pukyong National University, Busan 608 737, Republic of Korea
    Int J Food Microbiol 113:358-61. 2007
    The bacterium Lactobacillus plantarum PH04 was isolated from infant feces and tested positive for bile/acid tolerance and bile salt hydrolase activity. It was evaluated as a potential probiotic with cholesterol-lowering effect...
  43. ncbi A prospective randomised trial of probiotics in critically ill patients
    Clare E McNaught
    Department of Surgery, Combined Gastroenterology Research Group, Scarborough Hospital, Woodlands Drive, Scarborough, North Yorkshire YO12 6QL, UK
    Clin Nutr 24:211-9. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effect of the probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum 299v on gut barrier function and the systemic inflammatory response in critically ill patients.
  44. ncbi Differential effects of Lactobacillus acidophilus and Lactobacillus plantarum strains on cytokine induction in human peripheral blood mononuclear cells
    Yvonne M Vissers
    Cell Biology and Immunology Group, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol 59:60-70. 2010
    ..cells (hPBMC), and in particular, on the comparison between the species Lactobacillus acidophilus and Lactobacillus plantarum. hPBMC from healthy donors were stimulated in the presence or absence of the lactic acid bacteria, and ..
  45. pmc D-alanyl ester depletion of teichoic acids in Lactobacillus plantarum results in a major modification of lipoteichoic acid composition and cell wall perforations at the septum mediated by the Acm2 autolysin
    Emmanuelle Palumbo
    Unité de Génétique, Institut des Sciences de la Vie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Louvain la Neuve, Belgium
    J Bacteriol 188:3709-15. 2006
    The insertional inactivation of the dlt operon from Lactobacillus plantarum NCIMB8826 had a strong impact on lipoteichoic acid (LTA) composition, resulting in a major reduction in D-alanyl ester content...
  46. ncbi DNA micro-array-based identification of bile-responsive genes in Lactobacillus plantarum
    P A Bron
    Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    J Appl Microbiol 100:728-38. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the global transcriptional response in a food-associated lactic acid bacterium during bile stress...
  47. pmc Reconstruction of the regulatory network of Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 on basis of correlated gene expression and conserved regulatory motifs
    Michiel Wels
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition and Kluyver Centre for Genomics of Industrial Fermentation, PO Box 557, 6700 AN Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Microb Biotechnol 4:333-44. 2011
    ..To obtain insight in the regulatory network of Lactobacillus plantarum, microarray transcriptome data from more than 70 different experimental conditions were combined and the ..
  48. pmc Understanding the adaptive growth strategy of Lactobacillus plantarum by in silico optimisation
    Bas Teusink
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition WCFS, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    PLoS Comput Biol 5:e1000410. 2009
    ..Hence, previous attempts to use FBA to predict metabolic fluxes in Lactobacillus plantarum failed, as this lactic acid bacterium produces lactate, even under glucose-limited chemostat conditions, ..
  49. ncbi Identification of novel proteins secreted by Lactobacillus plantarum that bind to mucin and fibronectin
    Borja Sanchez
    Universite de Bordeaux, UMR 5248 CNRS, UBX1 ENITAB, ENITAB, Gradignan, France
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 17:158-62. 2009
    b>Lactobacillus plantarum is a lactic acid bacterium that can be isolated from a high variety of fermented foods, including dairy products. In the present work, eight novel proteins secreted by three L...
  50. pmc Clinical trial: Lactobacillus plantarum 299v (DSM 9843) improves symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome
    Philippe Ducrotte
    Department of Gastroenterology Inserm UMR 1073, Rouen University Hospital and Rouen University, 76031 Rouen Cedex, France
    World J Gastroenterol 18:4012-8. 2012
    To assess the symptomatic efficacy of Lactobacillus plantarum 299v (L. plantarum 299v) (DSM 9843) for the relief of abdominal symptoms in a large subset of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) patients fulfilling the Rome III criteria.
  51. pmc Population heterogeneity of Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 microcolonies in response to and recovery from acid stress
    Colin J Ingham
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709 PA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:7750-8. 2008
    ..As the gram-positive bacterium Lactobacillus plantarum grows, it acidifies the growth medium to a low pH. We have examined the growth of L...
  52. pmc Comparative analysis of Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 transcriptomes by using DNA microarray and next-generation sequencing technologies
    Milkha M Leimena
    TI Food and Nutrition TIFN, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:4141-8. 2012
    ..the use of RNA sequencing (direct cDNA sequencing and 3'-untranslated region [UTR] sequencing) using Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 as a model organism, employing its established microarray platform as a reference...
  53. ncbi Novel surface display system for heterogonous proteins on Lactobacillus plantarum
    W Xu
    Department of Food Science and Engineering, Beijing University of Agricultural, Beijing, China
    Lett Appl Microbiol 53:641-8. 2011
    To establish a novel cell surface display system that would enable the display of target proteins on Lactobacillus plantarum.
  54. ncbi Lactobacillus plantarum strain YU from fermented foods activates Th1 and protective immune responses
    Tadaomi Kawashima
    Research and Development Division, Kikkoman Corporation, Chiba, Japan
    Int Immunopharmacol 11:2017-24. 2011
    ..From 203 strains of LAB isolated from fermented foods, we selected a beneficial strain, Lactobacillus plantarum strain YU (LpYU), which has high interleukin (IL)-12-inducing activity in mouse peritoneal macrophages...
  55. pmc Effects of Lactobacillus plantarum on gut barrier function in experimental obstructive jaundice
    Yu Kun Zhou
    Department of Hepatobiliary Surgery, No 455 Hospital of People s Liberation Army, Shanghai 200052, China
    World J Gastroenterol 18:3977-91. 2012
    To investigate the mechanisms of Lactobacillus plantarum (L. plantarum) action on gut barrier in preoperative and postoperative experimental obstructive jaundice in rats.
  56. ncbi Hypocholesterolaemic effect of dietary inclusion of two putative probiotic bile salt hydrolase-producing Lactobacillus plantarum strains in Sprague-Dawley rats
    Rajesh Kumar
    Molecular Biology Unit, Dairy Microbiology Division, National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal 132001, Haryana, India
    Br J Nutr 105:561-73. 2011
    ..the anti-hypercholesterolaemic effects of two putative probiotic bile salt hydrolase (Bsh)-producing Lactobacillus plantarum strains, i.e. Lp91 and Lp21, in rats. L...
  57. ncbi Characterization of gene encoding amylopullulanase from plant-originated lactic acid bacterium, Lactobacillus plantarum L137
    Jong Hyun Kim
    Department of Biotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, 2 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    J Biosci Bioeng 106:449-59. 2008
    A starch-hydrolyzing lactic acid bacterium, Lactobacillus plantarum L137, was isolated from traditional fermented food made from fish and rice in the Philippines...
  58. ncbi Heterologous expression of oxalate decarboxylase in Lactobacillus plantarum NC8
    Anbazhagan Kolandaswamy
    Department of Biochemistry, School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, TN, India
    Curr Microbiol 58:117-21. 2009
    ..In this study we examine the expression of heterologous oxalate decarboxylase (oxdc) in Lactobacillus plantarum NC8. Generally, this enzyme is not present in Lactobacillus spp...
  59. pmc Lactobacillus plantarum MB452 enhances the function of the intestinal barrier by increasing the expression levels of genes involved in tight junction formation
    Rachel C Anderson
    AgriFoods and Health Section, Food and Textiles Group, AgResearch Grasslands, Private Bag 11008, Palmerston North 4442, New Zealand
    BMC Microbiol 10:316. 2010
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  60. pmc Lactobacillus plantarum extracellular chitin-binding protein and its role in the interaction between chitin, Caco-2 cells, and mucin
    Borja Sanchez
    Instituto de Productos Lacteos de Asturias, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Ctra Infiesto s n, 33300 Villaviciosa, Asturias, Spain
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:1123-6. 2011
    ..adhesion capabilities of a recombinant Lactococcus lactis strain producing an extracellular protein from Lactobacillus plantarum. Our results show that this protein may offer the bacterium a mechanism to bind to N-acetylglucosamine-..
  61. ncbi Lactobacillus plantarum lipoteichoic acid down-regulated Shigella flexneri peptidoglycan-induced inflammation
    Han Geun Kim
    School of Biotechnology and Institute of Life Science and Resources, Kyung Hee University, Yongin 449 701, South Korea
    Mol Immunol 48:382-91. 2011
    ..In this study, we examined whether Lactobacillus plantarum lipoteichoic acid (pLTA) could attenuate the pro-inflammatory signaling induced by flexPGN in human ..
  62. ncbi A strain of Lactobacillus plantarum affects segmented filamentous bacteria in the intestine of immunosuppressed mice
    Susana Fuentes
    Department of Microbiology, School of Pharmacy, University of Granada, Granada, Spain
    FEMS Microbiol Ecol 63:65-72. 2008
    ..To study the relationships established between these bacteria, samples from a mouse model fed with Lactobacillus plantarum under different immunological conditions were analysed...
  63. ncbi Mixed species biofilms of Listeria monocytogenes and Lactobacillus plantarum show enhanced resistance to benzalkonium chloride and peracetic acid
    Stijn van der Veen
    Top Institute Food and Nutrition TIFN, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709 PA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Food Microbiol 144:421-31. 2011
    ..formation of single and mixed species biofilms of Listeria monocytogenes strains EGD-e and LR-991, with Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 as secondary species, and their resistance to the disinfectants benzalkonium chloride and peracetic ..
  64. ncbi Probiotic lactobacilli interfere with Streptococcus mutans biofilm formation in vitro
    Eva M Söderling
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Curr Microbiol 62:618-22. 2011
    ..plantarum; P < 0.001. In conclusion, our results demonstrated that four commonly used probiotics interfered with S. mutans biofilm formation in vitro, and that the antimicrobial activity against S. mutans was pH-dependent...
  65. ncbi Convergence in probiotic Lactobacillus gut-adaptive responses in humans and mice
    Maria L Marco
    TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    ISME J 4:1481-4. 2010
    ..study, we show by comparative transcriptome analysis using DNA microarrays that the established probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum 299v specifically adapts its metabolic capacity in the human intestine for carbohydrate acquisition and ..
  66. ncbi Heterologous expression of glycoside hydrolase family 2 and 42 β-galactosidases of lactic acid bacteria in Lactococcus lactis
    Clarissa Schwab
    Department of Agricultural, Food and Nutritional Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
    Syst Appl Microbiol 33:300-7. 2010
    ..GOSs) formation to GH2 β-galactosidases of Streptococcus thermophilus (LacZ type), Lactobacillus plantarum and Leuconostoc mesenteroides subsp. cremoris (both LacLM type)...
  67. ncbi Regulation of human epithelial tight junction proteins by Lactobacillus plantarum in vivo and protective effects on the epithelial barrier
    Jurgen Karczewski
    Host Microbe Interactomics Group, Univ of Wageningen, P O Box 338, 6700 AH, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Am J Physiol Gastrointest Liver Physiol 298:G851-9. 2010
    b>Lactobacillus plantarum, a commensal bacterium of humans, has been proposed to enhance the intestinal barrier, which is compromised in a number of intestinal disorders. To study the effect of L...
  68. pmc Cell wall anchoring of the 37-kilodalton oncofetal antigen by Lactobacillus plantarum for mucosal cancer vaccine delivery
    Lasse Fredriksen
    Department of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Food Science, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, N 1432 As, Norway
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:7359-62. 2010
    ..expressed on all mammalian cancers examined to date, was secreted and anchored to the cell wall of Lactobacillus plantarum using homologous signal peptides and LPxTG anchors. Orally administered L...
  69. ncbi p-Coumaric acid decarboxylase from Lactobacillus plantarum: structural insights into the active site and decarboxylation catalytic mechanism
    Hector Rodriguez
    Departamento de Microbiologia, Instituto de Fermentaciones Industriales, CSIC, Juan de la Cierva 3, E 28006 Madrid, Spain
    Proteins 78:1662-76. 2010
    ..Here, we report insights into the structural basis of catalysis for the homodimeric PDC from Lactobacillus plantarum (LpPDC). The global fold of LpPDC is based on a flattened beta-barrel surrounding an internal cavity...
  70. ncbi Production, purification and structural characterization of an exopolysaccharide produced by a probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum MTCC 9510
    Bindhumol Ismail
    Biotechnology Division, National Institute for Interdisciplinary Science and Technology NIIST, CSIR, Trivandrum 695 019, Kerala, India
    Arch Microbiol 192:1049-57. 2010
    ..FT-IR spectral analysis of the purified EPS from Lactobacillus plantarum MTCC 9510 revealed prominent characteristic groups corresponding to polyhydric alcohols...
  71. ncbi Immunomodulatory effects of specific bacterial components of Lactobacillus plantarum KFCC11389P on the murine macrophage cell line RAW 264.7
    H Chon
    Immunology Laboratory, 56 1 School of Biological Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    J Appl Microbiol 107:1588-97. 2009
    The objective of this study was to investigate the ability of specific bacterial components of Lactobacillus plantarum KFCC11389P to induce anti-inflammatory mediators in cell cultures of the murine macrophage cell line, RAW 264.7.
  72. pmc Short- and long-term adaptation to ethanol stress and its cross-protective consequences in Lactobacillus plantarum
    Hermien van Bokhorst-van de Veen
    TI Food and Nutrition, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709 PA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 77:5247-56. 2011
    This paper describes the molecular responses of Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 toward ethanol exposure...
  73. ncbi The inhibitory effect of Lactobacillus plantarum KY1032 cell extract on the adipogenesis of 3T3-L1 Cells
    Do Young Park
    Korea Yakult Co, Ltd, Yongin, Gyeonggi, Korea
    J Med Food 14:670-5. 2011
    ..This study was carried out to investigate possible anti-adipogenic action of a probiotic cell extract, Lactobacillus plantarum KY1032 cell extract (KY1032-CE), in vitro using 3T3-L1 cells...
  74. ncbi Effect of Lactobacillus plantarum LP-Onlly on gut flora and colitis in interleukin-10 knockout mice
    Yang Xia
    Department of Surgery, Affiliated Sixth People s Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 26:405-11. 2011
    ..This study aimed to determine the effects of probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum LP-Onlly (LP) on gut flora and colitis in interleukin-10 knockout (IL-10(-/-) ) mice, a model of ..
  75. ncbi Lipoteichoic acid isolated from Lactobacillus plantarum inhibits lipopolysaccharide-induced TNF-alpha production in THP-1 cells and endotoxin shock in mice
    Han Geun Kim
    Graduate School of Biotechnology and Institute of Life Science and Resources, Kyung Hee University, Yongin, Korea
    J Immunol 180:2553-61. 2008
    In this study, the effect of Lactobacillus plantarum lipoteichoic acid (pLTA) on LPS-induced MAPK activation, NF-kappaB activation, and the expression of TNF-alpha and IL-1R-associated kinase M (IRAK-M) was examined...
  76. ncbi Immunomodulatory effects of Lactobacillus plantarum on human colon cancer cells
    Rossella Paolillo
    Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine and Surgery Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy
    Int Immunopharmacol 9:1265-71. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of Lactobacillus plantarum on intestinal epithelial cells. We found that Caco-2 cells exposed to L...
  77. ncbi Influence of peptide supply and cosubstrates on phenylalanine metabolism of Lactobacillus sanfranciscensis DSM20451(T) and Lactobacillus plantarum TMW1.468
    Nicoline Vermeulen
    Technische Mikrobiologie, Technische Universitat Munchen, Weihenstephaner Steig 16, D 85350 Freising, Germany
    J Agric Food Chem 54:3832-9. 2006
    ..the influence of peptide supply and cosubstrates was determined on PLA formation from phenylalanine by Lactobacillus plantarum TMW1.468 and Lactobacillus sanfranciscensis DSM20451(T)...
  78. pmc Functional and probiotic attributes of an indigenous isolate of Lactobacillus plantarum
    Jai K Kaushik
    Animal Biotechnology Centre, National Dairy Research Institute, Karnal, India
    PLoS ONE 4:e8099. 2009
    ..Most of the probiotic strains available in the market are of western or European origin, and a strong need for exploring new indigenous probiotic organisms is felt...
  79. ncbi Adhesive capability of Lactobacillus plantarum 299v is important for preventing bacterial translocation in endotoxemic rats
    Peter Mangell
    Department of Surgery, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    APMIS 114:611-8. 2006
    The preventive effect of the probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum 299v on bacterial translocation (BT) and the role of adhesion were studied in septic rats...
  80. ncbi Lactobacillus plantarum inhibits intestinal epithelial barrier dysfunction induced by unconjugated bilirubin
    Yukun Zhou
    Shanghai JiaoTong University Affiliated Sixth People s Hospital, 600 Yishan Road, Shanghai, China
    Br J Nutr 104:390-401. 2010
    ..To investigate the effects of and mechanisms associated with probiotic bacteria (Lactobacillus plantarum; LP) and unconjugated bilirubin (UCB) on the intestinal epithelial barrier, we measured the viability, ..
  81. pmc Complete genome sequence of the probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum ST-III
    Yinyu Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Dairy Biotechnology, Technology Center of Bright Dairy and Food Co, Ltd, 228 Jiangchangsan Road, Shanghai 200436, China
    J Bacteriol 193:313-4. 2011
    b>Lactobacillus plantarum strain ST-III, a probiotic strain with several functions, was isolated from kimchi. Here we report the complete genome sequence of ST-III and compared it with two published L. plantarum genomes.
  82. ncbi Physiological and biochemical characterization of the two alpha-L-rhamnosidases of Lactobacillus plantarum NCC245
    Marta Avila
    Departamento de Ciencia y Tecnología de Productos Lácteos, Instituto del Frio CSIC, Madrid 28040, Spain
    Microbiology 155:2739-49. 2009
    ..The majority of positive bacteria (25 out of 35) were Lactobacillus plantarum strains, and activity of the L. plantarum strain NCC245 was examined in more detail...
  83. ncbi High-level expression of recombinant beta-galactosidases in Lactobacillus plantarum and Lactobacillus sakei using a Sakacin P-based expression system
    Elisabeth Halbmayr
    Division of Food Biotechnology, Department of Food Sciences and Technology, BOKU University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences Vienna, Muthgasse 18, A 1190 Vienna, Austria
    J Agric Food Chem 56:4710-9. 2008
    ..heterodimeric beta-galactosidases from Lactobacillus reuteri L103, Lactobacillus acidophilus R22, Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1, and Lactobacillus sakei Lb790...
  84. ncbi The complete genomes of Lactobacillus plantarum and Lactobacillus johnsonii reveal extensive differences in chromosome organization and gene content
    Jos Boekhorst
    Center for Molecular and Biomolecular Informatics, 6525ED, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Microbiology 150:3601-11. 2004
    The first comprehensive comparative analysis of lactobacilli was done by comparing the genomes of Lactobacillus plantarum (3.3 Mb) and Lactobacillus johnsonii (2.0 Mb). L...
  85. ncbi A beta-glucosidase gene isolated from wine Lactobacillus plantarum is regulated by abiotic stresses
    G Spano
    Department of Food Science, Foggia University, Via Napoli 25, 71100 Foggia, Italy
    J Appl Microbiol 98:855-61. 2005
    ..We tried to fill this important gap by characterizing a gene codifying for a putative beta-glucosidase enzyme from wine Lactobacillus plantarum and from a commercial strain of Oenococcus oeni.
  86. ncbi Screening from pickled vegetables the potential probiotic strains of lactic acid bacteria able to inhibit the Salmonella invasion in mice
    H H Chiu
    Bioresource Collection and Research Center, Food Industry Research and Development Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan, ROC
    J Appl Microbiol 104:605-12. 2008
    ..To screen from pickled vegetables the potential probiotic lactic acid bacteria (LAB) strains with antagonistic activity against Salmonella invasion in host...
  87. pmc Inactivation of PadR, the repressor of the phenolic acid stress response, by molecular interaction with Usp1, a universal stress protein from Lactobacillus plantarum, in Escherichia coli
    Jerome Gury
    Laboratoire GPMA EA4181 IFR92, AgroSup Dijon ENSBANA, 1 Esplanade Erasme, Universite de Bourgogne, Dijon F 21000, France
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:5273-83. 2009
    ..In Lactobacillus plantarum, the padR gene encodes the negative transcriptional regulator of padA and is cotranscribed with a ..
  88. pmc Physiological responses to folate overproduction in Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1
    Arno Wegkamp
    TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709 PA, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Microb Cell Fact 9:100. 2010
    ..approach we addressed the impact of folate overproduction on metabolite formation and gene expression in Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1. We focused specifically on the mechanism that reduces growth rates in folate-overproducing cells.
  89. ncbi Hydrolysis of tannic acid catalyzed by immobilized-stabilized derivatives of Tannase from Lactobacillus plantarum
    Jose Antonio Curiel
    Instituto de Fermentaciones Industriales, CSIC, 28006 Madrid, Spain
    J Agric Food Chem 58:6403-9. 2010
    A recombinant tannase from Lactobacillus plantarum , overexpressed in Escherichia coli , was purified in a single step by metal chelate affinity chromatography on poorly activated nickel supports. It was possible to obtain 0...
  90. pmc Understanding the physiology of Lactobacillus plantarum at zero growth
    Philippe Goffin
    Kluyver Centre for Genomics of Industrial Fermentations, Delft, The Netherlands
    Mol Syst Biol 6:413. 2010
    ..To mimic these conditions, Lactobacillus plantarum was grown in a carbon-limited retentostat with complete biomass retention...
  91. ncbi Adhesion of the probiotic strains Enterococcus mundtii ST4SA and Lactobacillus plantarum 423 to Caco-2 cells under conditions simulating the intestinal tract, and in the presence of antibiotics and anti-inflammatory medicaments
    Marelize Botes
    Department of Microbiology, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
    Arch Microbiol 190:573-84. 2008
    Adhesion of Enterococcus mundtii ST4SA and Lactobacillus plantarum 423 to Caco-2 (human carcinoma epithelial) cells was visualized by fluorescent staining. Both strains showed good adhesion compared to L. casei MB1, L. casei Shirota, L...
  92. ncbi Unravelling the multiple effects of lactic acid stress on Lactobacillus plantarum by transcription profiling
    Bart Pieterse
    Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences, Diedenweg 20, 6700 AN, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Microbiology 151:3881-94. 2005
    The organic acid lactate is the predominant fermentation product of Lactobacillus plantarum. The undissociated form of this organic acid is a strong growth inhibitor for the organism...
  93. ncbi Improved adaptation to heat, cold, and solvent tolerance in Lactobacillus plantarum
    D Fiocco
    Department of Food Science, Foggia University, Via Napoli 25, 71100, Foggia, Italy
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 77:909-15. 2007
    ..5, Hsp 18.55, and Hsp 19.3) was investigated in Lactobacillus plantarum strain WCFS1. Overproduction of the three genes, hsp 18.5, hsp 18.55, and hsp 19...
  94. ncbi Lactobacillus plantarum 299v reduces colonisation of Clostridium difficile in critically ill patients treated with antibiotics
    B Klarin
    Department of Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care, University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 52:1096-102. 2008
    ..Critically ill patients are often treated with antibiotics and are at a high risk of developing CDAD. Lactobacillus plantarum 299v (Lp299v) has been found to reduce recurrence of CDAD...
  95. ncbi Strain- and matrix-dependent adhesion of Lactobacillus plantarum is mediated by proteinaceous bacterial compounds
    R Tallon
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie et Biochimie Appliquée, ENITA University of Bordeaux, Gradignan, France
    J Appl Microbiol 102:442-51. 2007
    The ability of 31 Lactobacillus plantarum strains to adhere to biological matrixes was evaluated, and the molecules involved in adherence were studied.
  96. pmc Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 electron transport chains
    R J W Brooijmans
    TI Food and Nutrition, Kluyver Centre for Genomics of Industrial Fermentation, BA Ede, The Netherlands
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:3580-5. 2009
    b>Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 requires both heme and menaquinone to induce respiration-like behavior under aerobic conditions...
  97. ncbi Lactobacillus plantarum subsp. argentoratensis subsp. nov., isolated from vegetable matrices
    Françoise Bringel
    Laboratoire de Dynamique, Evolution et Expression de Génomes de Microorganismes, Université Louis Pasteur CNRS FRE 2326, 28 rue Goethe, 67083 Strasbourg, France
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 55:1629-34. 2005
    Fourteen strains isolated from vegetable sources and identified as belonging to Lactobacillus plantarum presented an atypical pattern of amplification with a species-specific multiplex-PCR assay...
  98. ncbi Expression of the mucus adhesion genes Mub and MapA, adhesion-like factor EF-Tu and bacteriocin gene plaA of Lactobacillus plantarum 423, monitored with real-time PCR
    K Ramiah
    Department of Microbiology, Stellenbosch University, Private Bag X1, Matieland, 7602, South Africa
    Int J Food Microbiol 116:405-9. 2007
    ..of the mucus adhesion genes Mub and MapA, adhesion-like factor EF-Tu and bacteriocin gene plaA by Lactobacillus plantarum 423, grown in the presence of bile, pancreatin and at low pH, was studied by real-time PCR...
  99. ncbi Making sense of quorum sensing in lactobacilli: a special focus on Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1
    Mark H J Sturme
    TI Food and Nutrition, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709 PA Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Microbiology 153:3939-47. 2007
    ..The five peptide-based QS-TCSs that were predicted on the Lactobacillus plantarum WCFS1 genome were further analysed to test their (QS) functionality...
  100. ncbi Probiotics and blueberry attenuate the severity of dextran sulfate sodium (DSS)-induced colitis
    Nadia Osman
    Food Hygiene, Department of Food Technology, Engineering and Nutrition, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dig Dis Sci 53:2464-73. 2008
    ..b>Lactobacillus plantarum reisolated from the cecal content in the presence of blueberry, contrary to Lactobacillus fermentum...
  101. pmc Oral immunization with recombinant lactobacillus plantarum induces a protective immune response in mice with Lyme disease
    Beatriz del Rio
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College, Valhalla, New York, USA
    Clin Vaccine Immunol 15:1429-35. 2008
    ..We demonstrate that an oral vaccine based on live recombinant Lactobacillus plantarum protects mice from tick-transmitted Borrelia burgdorferi infection...

Research Grants10

  1. Probiotic Modulation/Dendritic Cells in Experimental IBD
    Maureen Drakes; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This proposal examines the efficacy of a single probiotic Lactobacillus plantarum and of a probiotic mixture VSL#3 in the treatment and prevention of the severe combined immunodeficient (..
  2. Immature intestinal NF-kB regulation, probiotics, and necrotizing enterocolitis
    Erika C Claud; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..2. Determine the ability of secreted bacterial products from the probiotic organisms Lactobacillus plantarum, Lactobacillus acidophilus, and Bifidobacterium infantis to protect against necrotizing enterocolitis in ..
  3. Prevention of neonatal infection in the Indian community setting using probiotics
    Pinaki Panigrahi; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Using a well-defined, commercially available supplement of Lactobacillus plantarum (FDA registered in the U.S...
  4. Use of Probiotic Conditioned Media to Protect Against Necrotizing Enterocolitis
    ERIKA CLAUD; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..that conditioned media (CM) obtained by filtering the broth used to grow the probiotic bacteria Lactobacillus plantarum can decrease the incidence and severity of NEC by improving intestinal host defense mechanisms, including ..
  5. Secretion of HIV-1 cell entry inhibitors by lactobacilli
    Daniel Boden; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..2. To determine the antiviral potency of entry inhibitors secreted by Lactobacillus plantarum to inhibit HIV-1 infection. 3...
  6. STRUCTURAL INVESTIGATIONS OF METALLOPROTEIN METAL SITES
    James Penner Hahn; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..a non-heme iron oxygenase which catalyzes the oxidation of phthalate, a Mn containing pseudocatalase from Lactobacillus plantarum, the Mn substituted derivative of horseradish peroxidase, and the Mn cluster from the photosynthetic ..
  7. Global Mechanisms of Bacteriocin Resistance in Listeria
    Kurt Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The research ultimately will lead to better methods for prevention of food contamination and disease caused by the deadly pathogen, Listeria monocytogenes. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  8. Prevention of Infection in Indian Neonates
    Pinaki Panigrahi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  9. Cellular Osmoregulation:Sensors, Transducers& Regulators
    Janet Wood; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..is proposed since it supports prominent conference participants who study mechanisms that allow kidney cells to thrive despite the fluctuating osmolality, salinity and urea concentration associated with the renal concentrating mechanism ..
  10. Active Site Mechanisms of Free Radical Metalloenzymes
    James Whittaker; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..