micrococcus

Summary

Summary: A genus of gram-positive, spherical bacteria found in soils and fresh water, and frequently on the skin of man and other animals.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Micrococcus folliculitis in HIV-1 disease
    K J Smith
    Departments of Dermatology and Pathology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
    Br J Dermatol 141:558-61. 1999
  2. ncbi Controlled release of antimicrobial compounds from highly swellable polymers
    G G Buonocore
    Institute of Composite and Biomedical Materials, National Research Center P le Tecchio, 80 80125 Naples, Italy
    J Food Prot 67:1190-4. 2004
  3. ncbi Micrococcus-associated central venous catheter infection in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Ronald J Oudiz
    Division of Cardiology, Research and Education Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Chest 126:90-4. 2004
  4. ncbi Characterization and antioxidative activities of rare C(50) carotenoids-sarcinaxanthin, sarcinaxanthin monoglucoside, and sarcinaxanthin diglucoside-obtained from Micrococcus yunnanensis
    Ayako Osawa
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Japan Women s University
    J Oleo Sci 59:653-9. 2010
  5. ncbi A novel prodigiosin-like immunosuppressant from an alkalophilic Micrococcus sp
    Ruchi Pandey
    Immunology Section, Cell Biology Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Modular Laboratories, Trombay, Mumbai 400 085, India
    Int Immunopharmacol 3:159-67. 2003
  6. ncbi Gene cloning and characterization of a cold-adapted β-glucosidase belonging to glycosyl hydrolase family 1 from a psychrotolerant bacterium Micrococcus antarcticus
    Hong Xia Fan
    State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No 1 West Beichen Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, China
    Enzyme Microb Technol 49:94-9. 2011
  7. ncbi A marine bacterium, Micrococcus MCCB 104, antagonistic to vibrios in prawn larval rearing systems
    N S Jayaprakash
    Centre for Fish Disease Diagnosis and Management, School of Environmental Studies, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Lake Side Campus, Fine Arts Avenue, Cochin 682016 Kerala, India
    Dis Aquat Organ 68:39-45. 2005
  8. ncbi Biodegradation of cypermethrin by Micrococcus sp. strain CPN 1
    Preeti N Tallur
    Department of Biochemistry, Karnataka University, Dharwad 580003, India
    Biodegradation 19:77-82. 2008
  9. ncbi Novel actinobacteria from marine sponges
    Naomi F Montalvo
    Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, 701 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 87:29-36. 2005
  10. ncbi Mva1269I: a monomeric type IIS restriction endonuclease from Micrococcus varians with two EcoRI- and FokI-like catalytic domains
    Elena Armalyte
    Institute of Biotechnology, Graiciuno 8, Vilnius LT 02241, Lithuania
    J Biol Chem 280:41584-94. 2005

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  1. ncbi Micrococcus folliculitis in HIV-1 disease
    K J Smith
    Departments of Dermatology and Pathology, National Naval Medical Center, 8901 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20889 5600, USA
    Br J Dermatol 141:558-61. 1999
    ..b>Micrococcus species are usually considered normal inhabitants of the skin; however, in patients with HIV-1 disease, ..
  2. ncbi Controlled release of antimicrobial compounds from highly swellable polymers
    G G Buonocore
    Institute of Composite and Biomedical Materials, National Research Center P le Tecchio, 80 80125 Naples, Italy
    J Food Prot 67:1190-4. 2004
    ..b>Micrococcus lysodeikticus, Alicyclobacillus acidoterrestris, and Saccharomyces cerevisiae were used to test the ..
  3. ncbi Micrococcus-associated central venous catheter infection in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Ronald J Oudiz
    Division of Cardiology, Research and Education Institute, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90502, USA
    Chest 126:90-4. 2004
    ..of catheter-related infection in patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) receiving epoprostenol (EPO), and to note an etiologic role for Micrococcus spp, which is rarely reported as a pathogen in the medical literature.
  4. ncbi Characterization and antioxidative activities of rare C(50) carotenoids-sarcinaxanthin, sarcinaxanthin monoglucoside, and sarcinaxanthin diglucoside-obtained from Micrococcus yunnanensis
    Ayako Osawa
    Department of Food and Nutrition, Japan Women s University
    J Oleo Sci 59:653-9. 2010
    ..compounds (sarcinaxanthin monoglucoside and sarcinaxanthin diglucoside) from a moderately halophilic bacterium-Micrococcus yunnanensis strain AOY-1...
  5. ncbi A novel prodigiosin-like immunosuppressant from an alkalophilic Micrococcus sp
    Ruchi Pandey
    Immunology Section, Cell Biology Division, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, Modular Laboratories, Trombay, Mumbai 400 085, India
    Int Immunopharmacol 3:159-67. 2003
    ..to those of prodigiosins, has been isolated for the first time from a bacterium putatively identified as Micrococcus sp...
  6. ncbi Gene cloning and characterization of a cold-adapted β-glucosidase belonging to glycosyl hydrolase family 1 from a psychrotolerant bacterium Micrococcus antarcticus
    Hong Xia Fan
    State Key Laboratory of Microbial Resources, Institute of Microbiology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No 1 West Beichen Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101, China
    Enzyme Microb Technol 49:94-9. 2011
    The gene bglU encoding a cold-adapted β-glucosidase (BglU) was cloned from Micrococcus antarcticus. Sequence analysis revealed that the bglU contained an open reading frame of 1419 bp and encoded a protein of 472 amino acid residues...
  7. ncbi A marine bacterium, Micrococcus MCCB 104, antagonistic to vibrios in prawn larval rearing systems
    N S Jayaprakash
    Centre for Fish Disease Diagnosis and Management, School of Environmental Studies, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Lake Side Campus, Fine Arts Avenue, Cochin 682016 Kerala, India
    Dis Aquat Organ 68:39-45. 2005
    A marine bacterium, Micrococcus MCCB 104, isolated from hatchery water, demonstrated extracellular antagonistic properties against Vibrio alginolyticus, V. parahaemolyticus, V. vulnificus, V. fluviallis, V. nereis, V. proteolyticus, V...
  8. ncbi Biodegradation of cypermethrin by Micrococcus sp. strain CPN 1
    Preeti N Tallur
    Department of Biochemistry, Karnataka University, Dharwad 580003, India
    Biodegradation 19:77-82. 2008
    ..utilizing pyrethroid pesticide cypermethrin as sole source of carbon was isolated from soil and identified as a Micrococcus sp...
  9. ncbi Novel actinobacteria from marine sponges
    Naomi F Montalvo
    Center of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, 701 East Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 87:29-36. 2005
    ..The only actinobacteria that were obtained in initial culturing attempts were Gordonia, Micrococcus and Brachybacterium spp., none of which were represented in the clone libraries...
  10. ncbi Mva1269I: a monomeric type IIS restriction endonuclease from Micrococcus varians with two EcoRI- and FokI-like catalytic domains
    Elena Armalyte
    Institute of Biotechnology, Graiciuno 8, Vilnius LT 02241, Lithuania
    J Biol Chem 280:41584-94. 2005
    ..Our results have implications for the molecular evolution of restriction endonucleases, as well as for perspectives of engineering new restriction and nicking enzymes with asymmetric target sites...
  11. ncbi [Occurrence and number of bacteria from the Micrococcus, Kocuria, Nesterenkonia, Kytococcus and Dermacoccus genera on skin and mucous membranes in humans]
    Izabela Szczerba
    Zakład Mikrobiologii Lekarskiej Uniwersytetu Medycznego w łodzi
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 55:67-74. 2003
    The aim of work was to evaluate the frequency of occurrence of bacteria from genera of Micrococcus, Kocuria, Nesterenkonia, kytococcus and Dermatococcus on human skin and mucous membranes in healthy population...
  12. ncbi Emended descriptions of the genus Micrococcus, Micrococcus luteus (Cohn 1872) and Micrococcus lylae (Kloos et al. 1974)
    Monika Wieser
    Institut fur Mikrobiologie und Genetik, Universitat Wien, Austria
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:629-37. 2002
    ..sequences of three representatives (strains D7, 118 and Ballarat) indicated that they all belong to the genus Micrococcus. The three isolates shared the highest sequence similarities with Micrococcus luteus DSM 20030T (97...
  13. ncbi Micrococcus yunnanensis sp. nov., a novel actinobacterium isolated from surface-sterilized Polyspora axillaris roots
    Guo Zhen Zhao
    The Key Laboratory for Microbial Resources of the Ministry of Education, and Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Bio resources, Yunnan Institute of Microbiology, Yunnan University, Kunming, Yunnan 650091, PR China
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 59:2383-7. 2009
    ..YIM 65004(T), isolated from roots of Polyspora axillaris, was shown to represent a novel species of the genus Micrococcus by means of a polyphasic approach...
  14. ncbi Ecofriendly degradation of sulfonated diazo dye C.I. Reactive Green 19A using Micrococcus glutamicus NCIM-2168
    R G Saratale
    Department of Biochemistry, Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India
    Bioresour Technol 100:3897-905. 2009
    b>Micrococcus glutamicus NCIM-2168 exhibited complete decolorization and degradation of C.I. Reactive Green 19A (an initial concentration of 50 mg l(-1)) within 42 h at temperature 37 degrees C and pH 8, under static condition...
  15. ncbi A 50-kb plasmid rich in mobile gene sequences isolated from a marine micrococcus
    Zhenping Zhong
    Division of Biology and Center for Molecular Genetics, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0322, USA
    Plasmid 47:1-9. 2002
    A 50,709-bp cryptic plasmid isolated from a marine Micrococcus has been sequenced and found to contain a number of putative mobile genetic elements...
  16. ncbi [Susceptibility to antibiotics of bacteria from genera Micrococcus, Kocuria, Nesterenkonia, Kytococcus and Dermacoccus]
    Izabela Szczerba
    Zakład Mikrobiologii Lekarskiej Uniwersytetu Medycznego w łodzi
    Med Dosw Mikrobiol 55:75-80. 2003
    Two hundred and nineteen strains from genera Micrococcus, Kocuria, Nesterenkonia, Kytococcus and Dermacoccus isolated from different sources, such as saliva, skin of palm and forearm and from vestibule of nose were tested...
  17. pmc Biosynthetic elongation of isolated teichuronic acid polymers via glucosyl- and N-acetylmannosaminuronosyltransferases from solubilized cytoplasmic membrane fragments of Micrococcus luteus
    K M Hildebrandt
    Department of Biochemistry, College of Biological Sciences, University of Minnesota, St Paul 55108
    J Bacteriol 172:5160-4. 1990
    Cytoplasmic membrane fragments of Micrococcus luteus catalyze in vitro biosynthesis of teichuronic acid from uridine diphosphate D-glucose (UDP-glucose), uridine diphosphate N-acetyl-D-mannosaminuronic acid (UDP-ManNAcA), and uridine ..
  18. ncbi Expression and bioactivity of recombinant human lysozyme in the milk of transgenic mice
    Z Yu
    State Key Laboratory for Agrobiotechnology, China Agricultural University, Beijing 100094, People s Republic of China
    J Dairy Sci 89:2911-8. 2006
    ..This work will certainly permit a better understanding of how mammary gland bioreactor systems can be applied to produce rHlys in other mammals, such as cattle...
  19. ncbi First report of linear megaplasmids in the genus Micrococcus
    Julian R Dib
    Planta Piloto de Procesos Industriales Microbiológicos CONICET, Av Belgrano y Pje Caseros, 4000 Tucuman, Argentina
    Plasmid 63:40-5. 2010
    ..b>Micrococcus sp...
  20. ncbi Kytococcus sedentarius (formerly Micrococcus sedentarius) and Dermacoccus nishinomiyaensis (formerly Micrococcus nishinomiyaensis) produce monensins, typical Streptomyces cinnamonensis metabolites
    S Pospisil
    Institute of Microbiology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic
    Can J Microbiol 44:1007-11. 1998
    ..The secondary metabolism of micrococci demonstrates a high degree of instability. Biosynthesis of monensins by micrococci endorses a phylogenetic relationship to Streptomyces spp...
  21. ncbi Micrococcus infection in patients receiving epoprostenol by continuous infusion
    R L Yap
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Brown Medical School and Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 22:704-5. 2003
  22. ncbi Monitoring quality of flexible endoscope disinfection by microbiologic surveillance cultures
    Anuradha Tunuguntla
    East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, USA
    Tenn Med 97:453-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the adequacy of currently approved high-level disinfection (HLD) for flexible endoscopes, by reviewing retrospectively the results of environmental cultures on the endoscopes, which were ready to use...
  23. ncbi Predominant microflora of downgraded Danish bulk tank milk
    C Holm
    Danish Dairy Board, Department of Veterinary and Milk Quality, Frederiks Allé, Arhus C, Denmark
    J Dairy Sci 87:1151-7. 2004
    ..Coryneforms, other gram-positive rods, Lactococcus spp., Micrococcus spp., and coagulase-negative Staphylococcus spp. were found in 28 to 53% of the samples. Bacillus spp...
  24. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of honokiol and magnolol isolated from Magnolia officinalis
    K Y Ho
    Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences and Department of Periodontics, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
    Phytother Res 15:139-41. 2001
    ..25 microg/mL) against Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Porphyromonas gingivalis, Prevotella intermedia, Micrococcus luteus and Bacillus subtilis, but did not show antimicrobial activity (MIC > or = 100 microg/mL) for Shigella ..
  25. pmc Chemotaxonomic identification of single bacteria by micro-Raman spectroscopy: application to clean-room-relevant biological contaminations
    Petra Rosch
    Institut fur Physikalische Chemie, Friedrich Schiller Universitat Jena, Helmholtzweg 4, D 07743 Jena, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 71:1626-37. 2005
    ....
  26. ncbi Microbiological quality of broiler carcasses during processing in two slaughterhouses in Turkey
    E O Goksoy
    Adnan Menderes University Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Food Science and Technology, Bati Kampusu, Isikli Koyu Aydin, Turkey
    Poult Sci 83:1427-32. 2004
    ..6 and 31.1% at plants 1 and 2, respectively. Although a high proportion of microorganisms were removed from carcasses during processing, dissemination of Salmonella spp. was found to be unavoidable...
  27. ncbi Expression of Japanese flounder c-type lysozyme cDNA in insect cells
    S Minagawa
    Laboratory of Genetics and Biochemistry, Department of Aquatic Biosciences, Tokyo University of Fisheries, Konan 4-5-7, Minato-ku, 108-8477, Tokyo, Japan
    Dev Comp Immunol 25:439-45. 2001
    ..This latter characteristic may help explain the fact that these two bacterial species are responsible for significant disease problems in cultured Japanese flounder...
  28. ncbi Detection and localization of a peptidoglycan hydrolase in Lactobacillus delbrueckii subsp. bulgaricus
    O J Kang
    Faculty des Sciences de l Agriculture et de l Alimentation, Centre de Richerche en Sciences et Technologie du Lait, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada, G1K 7P4
    J Dairy Sci 86:96-104. 2003
    ..by analysis of bacterial extracts on denaturing polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis containing lyophilized Micrococcus lysodeikticus cells as substrate...
  29. ncbi Importance of Gram-positive naphthalene-degrading bacteria in oil-contaminated tropical marine sediments
    W Q Zhuang
    Environmental Engineering Research Centre, School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798
    Lett Appl Microbiol 36:251-7. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to isolate, characterize and evaluate the importance of naphthalene-degrading bacterial strains from oil-contaminated tropical marine sediments...
  30. ncbi Influence of some formulation parameters on lysozyme adsorption and on its stability in solution
    A Malzert
    ERIT M 0104 Ingénierie de la Vectorisation Particulaire, Immeuble IBT, 10, rue André Boquel, 49100, Angers, France
    Int J Pharm 242:405-9. 2002
    ..Moreover, buffers or salt solution must be used in order to keep intact the native secondary conformation of lysozyme, and preserve its enzymatic activity...
  31. ncbi Biosorption and desorption of copper (II) ions by Bacillus sp
    Waihung Lo
    Department of Applied Biology and Chemical Technology and the Open Laboratory of Chiral Technology, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hung Hom, Hong Kong SAR
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 105:581-91. 2003
    ..It can be concluded that the activated sludge or sludge-isolated bacteria could be a potential biosorbent for copper removal...
  32. ncbi Evaluation of diagnostic procedures for subclinical mastitis in meat-producing sheep
    Archie C A Clements
    Department of Farm Animal Medicine and Production, University of Glasgow Veterinary School, Bearsden Road, Glasgow G61 1QH
    J Dairy Res 70:139-48. 2003
    ....
  33. ncbi Isolation of naphthalene-degrading bacteria from tropical marine sediments
    W Q Zhuang
    Environmental Engineering Research Center, School of Civil and Structural Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 639798
    Water Sci Technol 47:303-8. 2003
    ..are phenotypically and phylogenetically different from each other, and belong to the genera Staphylococcus and Micrococcus, respectively. Strains MN-005 and MN-006 had maximal specific growth rates (micro(max)) of 0.082 +/- 0...
  34. ncbi Combining denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis of 16S rDNA V3 region and 16S-23S rDNA spacer region polymorphism analyses for the identification of staphylococci from Italian fermented sausages
    Giuseppe Blaiotta
    Dipartimento di Scienza degli Alimenti, Sezione di Microbiologia Agraria, Alimentare, Ambientale e di Igiene, Stazione di Microbiologia Industriale, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Portici, Italy
    Syst Appl Microbiol 26:423-33. 2003
    ..of 25 staphylococcal reference strains and 96 wild strains of species belonging to the genera Staphylococcus, Micrococcus and Kocuria were analyzed. PCR-DGGE profiles obtained were species-specific for S. sciuri, S. haemolyticus, S...
  35. ncbi Molecular cloning, expression and evolution of the Japanese flounder goose-type lysozyme gene, and the lytic activity of its recombinant protein
    J Hikima
    Laboratory of Genetics and Biochemistry, Department of Aquatic Biosciences, Tokyo University of Fisheries, Konan 4-5-7, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8477, Japan
    Biochim Biophys Acta 1520:35-44. 2001
    ..0 and 25 degrees C, possessed lytic activity against Micrococcus lysodeikticus and several fish pathogenic bacteria...
  36. pmc Comparison of the microbicidal and muramidase activities of mouse lysozyme M and P
    Philipp Markart
    Zentrum fur Innere Medizin, Medizinische Klinik II, Klinikstrasse 36, 35392 Giessen, Germany
    Biochem J 380:385-92. 2004
    ..This outcome suggests that disruption of both M and P loci would significantly increase susceptibility to airway infections, particularly those associated with colonization by Gram-positive organisms...
  37. ncbi Identification, molecular biotyping and ultrastructural studies of bacterial communities isolated from two damaged frescoes of St Damian's Monastery in Assisi
    A Radaelli
    Department of Pharmacological Sciences, University of Milano, Milano, Italy
    Lett Appl Microbiol 38:447-53. 2004
    ..To investigate the composition of the microbial community in biodeterioration of two frescoes in St Damian's Monastery in Assisi...
  38. ncbi Nutrient substrates used by bacterial isolates from the poultry processing environment
    D D Hale Boothe
    USDA, Richard B Russell Agricultural Research Center, Athens, Georgia 30604, USA
    Poult Sci 81:1392-405. 2002
    ..These substrate utilization profiles of bacteria isolated from the poultry processing environment are a useful reference for selecting nutrients for the growth or control of these bacteria, especially pathogens...
  39. ncbi Selection of bacteria and plant seeds for potential use in the remediation of diesel contaminated soils
    Ziad Al-Ghazawi
    Department of Civil Engineering, College of Engineering, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid 22110, Jordan
    J Basic Microbiol 45:251-6. 2005
    ..Biochemical examination of the recovered bacteria revealed that they mainly belonged to the genus Pseudomonas, Micrococcus and Bacillus...
  40. ncbi Purification of a lysozyme from skin secretions of Bufo andrewsi
    Yu Zhao
    Department of Animal Toxinology, Kunming Institute of Zoology, The Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yunnan, China
    Comp Biochem Physiol C Toxicol Pharmacol 142:46-52. 2006
    ..The specific lytic activity against Micrococcus lysodeikticus of BA-lysozyme is 2.7 x 10(5) units/mg, indicating that it is a potent lysozyme...
  41. ncbi Microbiological changes in naturally fermented cassava fish (Pseudotolithus sp.) for lanhouin production
    V B Anihouvi
    Département de Nutrition et Sciences Alimentaires, Faculté des Sciences Agronomiques, Université d Abomey Calavi, Cotonou, Benin
    Int J Food Microbiol 116:287-91. 2007
    ..A total of 224 isolates belonging to the genera Bacillus, Staphylococcus, Micrococcus, Streptococcus, Corynebacterim, Pseudomonas, Achromobacter and Alcaligenes were isolated from the fermenting ..
  42. ncbi Culturable airborne bacteria in outdoor environments in Beijing,China
    Zhiguo Fang
    State Key Laboratory of Urban and Regional Ecology, Research Center for Eco Environmental Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China
    Microb Ecol 54:487-96. 2007
    ..In this study, 165 species in 47 genera of culturable bacteria were identified. Micrococcus was one of the most dominant bacterial groups and contributed to approximately 20 approximately 30% of the ..
  43. ncbi Protein complexed with chondroitin sulfate in poly(lactide-co-glycolide) microspheres
    Eun Seong Lee
    Department of Pharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Chemistry, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Biomaterials 28:2754-62. 2007
    ..These results show that CsA is a viable candidate for long-acting micro-particular protein delivery...
  44. ncbi Digestive function of lysozyme in synanthropic acaridid mites enables utilization of bacteria as a food source
    Tomas Erban
    Department of Zoology, Faculty of Science, Charles University, Vinicna 7, Praha, Czech Republic
    Exp Appl Acarol 44:199-212. 2008
    ..We show that the digestion of fluorescein-labeled Micrococcus lysodeikticus cells began in ventriculus and continued during the passage of a food bolus through the gut...
  45. ncbi The antimicrobial effects of chopped garlic in ground beef and raw meatball (ciğ köfte)
    Ali Aydin
    Department of Food Hygiene and Technology, Istanbul University Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Med Food 10:203-7. 2007
    ..The effects of garlic on the microbial growth of both coliforms and Staphylococcus/Micrococcus in the samples kept at room temperature were increased...
  46. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of immobilized lysozyme on plasma-treated polyethylene films
    A Conte
    Department of Food Science, University of Foggia, Via Napoli, 25 71100 Foggia, Italy
    J Food Prot 71:119-25. 2008
    ..enzyme was checked, and the antimicrobial activity of the films was investigated by observing the death rate of Micrococcus lysodeikticus cells suspended in phosphate buffer in contact with the films...
  47. ncbi Lytic antimicrobial activity of hen egg white lysozyme immobilized to polystyrene beads
    Y Wu
    Dept of Food Science and Technology, Oregon State Univ, 100 Wiegand Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    J Food Sci 72:M369-74. 2007
    ..21 mg/g resin) displayed the greatest degree of hydrolytic activity against lyophilized Micrococcus lysodeikticus cell wall preparations. Enzymatic activity of immobilized lysozyme was 14...
  48. ncbi Influence of end groups on in vitro release and biological activity of lysozyme from a phase-sensitive smart polymer-based in situ gel forming controlled release drug delivery system
    Sumit Chhabra
    Department of Pharmacy Sciences, School of Pharmacy and Health Professions, Creighton University Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68178, USA
    Int J Pharm 342:72-7. 2007
    ..Biological activity of lysozyme was studied by an enzyme activity assay using Micrococcus lysodeikticus as substrate...
  49. ncbi Rapid, room-temperature synthesis of antibacterial bionanocomposites of lysozyme with amorphous silica or titania
    Heather R Luckarift
    Air Force Research Laboratory, Airbase Technologies Division, 139 Barnes Drive, Suite 2, Tyndall Air Force Base, FL 32403, USA
    Small 2:640-3. 2006
  50. ncbi Cloth colorization caused by microbial biofilm
    Yuki Tsuchiya
    Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University, Noji higashi, Kusatsu, Shiga, Japan
    Colloids Surf B Biointerfaces 64:216-22. 2008
    ..during incubation, and bacterial strains belonging to the genera Bacillus, Brevibacterium, Kocuria, Micrococcus and Staphylococcus were isolated from the yellow-colored parts...
  51. ncbi Differences in the effects of solution additives on heat- and refolding-induced aggregation
    Hiroyuki Hamada
    Institute of Applied Physics, University of Tsukuba, 1 1 1 Tennodai, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan
    Biotechnol Prog 24:436-43. 2008
    ..This preference of additives to protein surfaces is the cause of the different effect on aggregation suppression...
  52. ncbi Cell wall substrate specificity of six different lysozymes and lysozyme inhibitory activity of bacterial extracts
    Dorothy Nakimbugwe
    Laboratory of Food Microbiology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 259:41-6. 2006
    ..lysozymes for peptidoglycan substrates obtained by extraction of a number of gram-negative bacteria and Micrococcus lysodeikticus with chloroform/Tris-HCl buffer (chloroform/buffer)...
  53. ncbi Isolation and in vitro antibacterial activity of astilbin, the bioactive flavanone from the leaves of Harungana madagascariensis Lam. ex Poir. (Hypericaceae)
    B Moulari
    Laboratoire de Galénique et Biopharmacie, EA 3924 Sciences Séparatives et Biopharmaceutiques, UFR Sciences Médicales et Pharmaceutiques, Universite de Franche Comte, Place Saint Jacques, 25030 Besancon Cedex, France
    J Ethnopharmacol 106:272-8. 2006
    ..The minimal inhibitory quantity (MIQs) of astilbin ranged from 50 to 100 microg...
  54. ncbi Monosize poly(glycidyl methacrylate) beads for dye-affinity purification of lysozyme
    Evrim Banu Altıntas
    Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry Division, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int J Biol Macromol 38:99-106. 2006
    ..Purification of lysozyme was monitored by determining the lysozyme activity using Micrococcus lysodeikticus as substrate...
  55. ncbi Immobilization of lysozyme on polyvinylalcohol films for active packaging applications
    A Conte
    Department of Food Science, University of Foggia, Italy
    J Food Prot 69:866-70. 2006
    ..With the use of Micrococcus lysodeikticus, the antimicrobial activity of the films was determined and the results correlated with the ..
  56. pmc Minimizing the workup of blood culture contaminants: implementation and evaluation of a laboratory-based algorithm
    S S Richter
    Medical Microbiology Division, Department of Pathology, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Clin Microbiol 40:2437-44. 2002
    ..that are often considered contaminants (coagulase-negative staphylococci, aerobic and anaerobic diphtheroids, Micrococcus spp., Bacillus spp., and viridans group streptococci) when isolated from blood cultures...
  57. ncbi The mode of action of the lantibiotic lacticin 3147--a complex mechanism involving specific interaction of two peptides and the cell wall precursor lipid II
    Imke Wiedemann
    Institute for Medical Microbiology, Immunology and Parasitolog, Pharmaceutical Microbiology Unit, University of Bonn, D 53115 Bonn, Germany
    Mol Microbiol 61:285-96. 2006
    ..The resulting lipid II:LtnA1 complex is then able to recruit LtnA2 which leads to a high-affinity, three-component complex and subsequently inhibition of cell wall biosynthesis combined with pore formation...
  58. ncbi Alkaliphilic and halophilic hydrocarbon-utilizing bacteria from Kuwaiti coasts of the Arabian Gulf
    H al-Awadhi
    Department of Biological Sciences, Faculty of Science, Kuwait University, Safat, Kuwait
    Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 77:183-6. 2007
    ..ribonucleic acid sequences, belonged to the following genera arranged in decreasing frequences: Marinobacter, Micrococcus, Dietzia, Bacillus, Oceanobacillus, and Citricoccus...
  59. ncbi Photocatalytic inhibition of microbial adhesion by anodized titanium
    Judy Gopal
    Corrosion Science and Technology Division, Materials Characterization Group, Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research, Kalpakkam 603 102, India
    Biofouling 20:167-75. 2004
    ..The anodised surfaces were exposed to liquid cultures of Gram-negative Pseudomonas sp., Gram-positive Micrococcus sp. and to a mixed algal culture...
  60. ncbi Getting closer to the real bacterial cell wall target: biomolecular interactions of water-soluble lipid II with glycopeptide antibiotics
    Pauline J Vollmerhaus
    Department of Biomolecular Mass Spectrometry, Bijvoet Center for Biomolecular Research and Utrecht Institute for Pharmaceutical Sciences, Utrecht University, Sorbonnelaan 16, The Netherlands
    Chemistry 9:1556-65. 2003
    ..with the membrane-embedded lipid II, and 3) minimum inhibitory concentrations against the indicator strain Micrococcus flavus...
  61. ncbi In vitro and in vivo protein delivery from in situ forming poly(ethylene glycol)-poly(lactide) hydrogels
    Christine Hiemstra
    Department of Polymer Chemistry and Biomaterials, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute for Biomedical Technology, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands
    J Control Release 119:320-7. 2007
    ..The therapeutic effect of rhIL-2 loaded stereocomplexed hydrogels was retarded for approximately 1-2 weeks compared to free rhIL-2, most likely due to a slow, constant release of rhIL-2 from the hydrogels...
  62. ncbi A new kinetic scheme for lysozyme refolding and aggregation
    A Mark Buswell
    Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cambridge, Pembroke Street, Cambridge CB2 3RA United Kingdom
    Biotechnol Bioeng 83:567-77. 2003
    ..The new kinetic scheme gave a good a priori prediction of fed-batch refolding performance...
  63. ncbi Charge-directed targeting of antimicrobial protein-nanoparticle conjugates
    Rohan Satishkumar
    Department of Bioengineering, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina 29634, USA
    Biotechnol Bioeng 100:403-12. 2008
    ..In the case of bacterial lysis assay with a Gram-positive bacteria Micrococcus lysodeikticus, activity of lysozyme conjugated to positively charged nanoparticles was approximately twice as ..
  64. ncbi Clearing of suspensions of Micrococcus lysodeikticus catalysed by lysozymes from hen, goose, and turkey egg whites, human milk, and phage T4. Assessment of potential as signal generators for homogeneous enzyme immunoassays for urinary steroids
    Delwyn G Cooke
    Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Massey University, Palmerston North, New Zealand
    J Immunoassay Immunochem 28:67-90. 2007
    ..phage T4 and human milk were compared with hen egg white lysozyme in their ability to clear a suspension of Micrococcus lysodeikticus...
  65. ncbi Tuning linear copolymers into protein-specific hosts
    Sebastian J Koch
    Philipps Universitat Marburg, Fachbereich Chemie, Hans Meerwein Strasse, 35032 Marburg, Germany
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 45:6352-5. 2006
  66. ncbi Ultrasonic synthesis of stable, functional lysozyme microbubbles
    Francesca Cavalieri
    Centre for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria 3010, Australia
    Langmuir 24:10078-83. 2008
    ....
  67. ncbi Successful control of aggregation and folding rates during refolding of denatured lysozyme by adding N-methylimidazolium cations with various N'-substituents
    Satoshi Yamaguchi
    Department of Bioengineering, Graduate School of Engineering, Center for NanoBio Integration CNBI, The University of Tokyo, 7 3 1, Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8656, Japan
    Biotechnol Prog 24:402-8. 2008
    ....
  68. ncbi Interaction of calmodulin with lactoferrin
    A de Lillo
    Departamento de Biologia Funcional, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
    FEBS Lett 298:195-8. 1992
    ..The binding of calmodulin to lactoferrin blocked the ability of lactoferrin to agglutinate Micrococcus lysodeikticus.
  69. ncbi Resonance scattering spectra of micrococcus lysodeikticus and its application to assay of lysozyme activity
    Zhi Liang Jiang
    Department of Material Science and Chemical Engineering, Guilin University of Technology, Guilin 541004, China
    Clin Chim Acta 376:136-41. 2007
    ..However, there is no report about the resonance scattering spectral (RSS) assay, which is based on the catalytic effect of lysozyme on the hydrolysis of micrococcus lysodeikticus (ML) and its resonance scattering effect.
  70. ncbi Do co-spray dried excipients offer better lysozyme stabilisation than single excipients?
    Wendy L Hulse
    Drug Delivery Group, School of Pharmacy, University of Bradford, Richmond Road, Bradford BD7 1DP, UK
    Eur J Pharm Sci 33:294-305. 2008
    ..Under the conditions employed mannitol/trehalose systems stabilise lysozyme more effectively than single excipient systems due to their ability to form amorphous products...
  71. ncbi In vitro study of lysozyme in poly(lactide-co-glycolide) microspheres with sucrose acetate isobutyrate
    Eun Seong Lee
    Pharmaceutical and Health Research Institute, Amore Pacific Corporation R and D Center, 314 1, Bora dong, Giheung gu, Yongin si, Gyeonggi Do 446 729, Republic of Korea
    Eur J Pharm Sci 29:435-41. 2006
    ..When it is considered that degradation products of SAIB are inactive for labile proteins, SAIB may be regarded as a promising candidate for long-acting protein delivery...
  72. ncbi Determination of lysozyme activity by a fluorescence technique in comparison with the classical turbidity assay
    R Helal
    Institute of Pharmacy, Free University of Berlin, Germany
    Pharmazie 63:415-9. 2008
    ..The turbidimetric assay was performed using a 0.36 mg/ml Micrococcus lysodeikticus suspension and a microtiter plate reader capable of analyzing enzyme kinetics at 450 nm, and the ..
  73. ncbi [Phylogenetic diversity of culturable bacteria in the ancient salt deposits of the Yipinglang Salt Mine, P. R. China]
    Yi Guang Chen
    Yunnan Institute of Microbiology and Laboratory for Conservation and Utilization of Bio resources, Yunnan University, Kunming 650091, China
    Wei Sheng Wu Xue Bao 47:571-7. 2007
    ..Chromohalobacter, Dietzia, Erythrobacter, Exiguobacterium, Halomonas, Idiomarina, Kocuria, Marinobacter, Micrococcus, Paracoccus, Planomicrbium, Porphyrobacter, Pseudomonas, Psychrobacter, Roseivivax, Saccharospirillum, ..
  74. ncbi Biodegradation of international jet A-1 aviation fuel by microorganisms isolated from aircraft tank and joint hydrant storage systems
    A Y Itah
    University of Uyo, Uyo, Nigeria
    Bull Environ Contam Toxicol 83:318-27. 2009
    ..The isolates were Bacillus subtillis, Bacillus megaterium, Flavobacterium oderatum, Sarcina flava, Micrococcus varians, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus cereus and Bacillus brevis...
  75. ncbi Antibiotic resistance patterns of aerobic coryneforms and furazolidone-resistant Gram-positive cocci from the skin surface of the human axilla and fourth toe cleft
    E A Eady
    The Skin Research Centre, Division of Microbiology, School of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
    J Antimicrob Chemother 46:205-13. 2000
    ..The majority (76%) of FURECs were identified as Micrococcus luteus...
  76. ncbi Specific spoilage organisms in breweries and laboratory media for their detection
    L Jespersen
    Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Department of Dairy and Food Science, Food Microbiology, Frederiksberg, Denmark
    Int J Food Microbiol 33:139-55. 1996
    ..malefermentans and L. parabuchneri and the pediococci: P damnosus, P. inopinatus and P. dextrinicus. Micrococcus kristinae is the only species within the micrococci relevant to brewing...
  77. pmc Molecular cloning and nucleotide sequence of the gene encoding the major peptidoglycan hydrolase of Lactococcus lactis, a muramidase needed for cell separation
    G Buist
    Department of Genetics, Groningen Biomolecular Sciences and Biotechnology Institute, University of Groningen, Haren, The Netherlands
    J Bacteriol 177:1554-63. 1995
    ..Escherichia coli transformants for cell wall lysis activity on a medium containing autoclaved, lyophilized Micrococcus lysodeikticus cells. In cell extracts of L. lactis MG1363 and several halo-producing E...
  78. pmc Survival of Campylobacter jejuni under conditions of atmospheric oxygen tension with the support of Pseudomonas spp
    Friederike Hilbert
    Institute of Meat Hygiene, Meat Technology and Food Science, Department for Farm Animals and Veterinary Public Health, University of Veterinary Medicine Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:5911-7. 2010
    ..Proteus mirabilis, Citrobacter freundii, Micrococcus luteus, and Enterococcus faecalis were studied...
  79. ncbi Screening of some Kenyan medicinal plants for antibacterial activity
    Cyrus G Wagate
    Department of Public Health, Pharmacology and Toxicology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Nairobi, P O Box 29053 00625, Nairobi, Kenya
    Phytother Res 24:150-3. 2010
    ..four medically important bacterial strains, namely: Bacillus cereus ATCC 11778, Escherichia coli ATCC 25922, Micrococcus lutea ATCC 9341 and Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 27853...
  80. ncbi Bacterial dynamics associated with algal antibacterial substances during post harvest desiccation process of Sargassum stolonifolium Phang et Yoshida
    Charles Santhanaraju Vairappan
    Borneo Marine Research Institute, Universiti Malaysia Sabah, Locked Bag 2073, Kota Kinabalu, 88999 Sabah, Malaysia
    Indian J Exp Biol 41:837-45. 2003
    ..Six species of bacteria were isolated and identified, i.e. Azomonas punctata, Azomonas sp., Escherichia coli, Micrococcus sp., Proteus vulgaris and Vibrio alginolyticus...
  81. ncbi Bacterial diversity of a soil sample from Schirmacher Oasis, Antarctica
    S Shivaji
    Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology, Uppal Road, Hyderabad 500 007, India
    Cell Mol Biol (Noisy-le-grand) 50:525-36. 2004
    ..from the same site were identified as belonging to the genera Pseudomonas, Sphingobacterium, Arthrobacter, Micrococcus, Brevondimonas, Rhodococcus and Microbacterium...
  82. ncbi Diversity of root associated microorganisms of selected medicinal plants and influence of rhizomicroorganisms on the antimicrobial property of Coriandrum sativum
    S Tamilarasi
    Department of Biotechnology, Dr R V Arts and Science College, Karamadai, Coimbatore 641 104, India
    J Environ Biol 29:127-34. 2008
    ..Among the bacteria the dominant species was Bacillus followed by Pseudomonas, Enterobacter, Corynebacterium, Micrococcus and Serratia...
  83. ncbi [Erythromycin ethylsuccinate obtaining possibilities]
    Cătălina Daniela Stan
    Disciplina de Industria Medicamentului si Biotehnologii Farmaceutice, Facultatea de Farmacie, Universitatea de Medicină si Farmacie Gr T Popa Iaşi
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 112:1104-9. 2008
    ..In this study we tried to improve the erythromycin ethylsuccinate obtaining, having in view to separate the erythromycin ester by crystallization in water...
  84. ncbi Microbiological characteristics of "androlla", a Spanish traditional pork sausage
    María C García Fontán
    Area de Tecnologia de los Alimentos, Facultad de Ciencias de Orense, Universidad de Vigo, 32004 Orense, Spain
    Food Microbiol 24:52-8. 2007
    ..capitis and Staph. saprophyticus were isolated in very low proportions. Among the Micrococcaceae, Micrococcus luteus predominated, followed by Micrococcus lylae, Kocuria varians and Kocuria kristinae...
  85. ncbi Natural resistance of rose petals to microbial attack
    Wenluo Zhang
    Department of Chemistry, Texas Southern University, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Environ Sci Health B 46:381-93. 2011
    ..antimicrobial activities against four species of Gram-positive bacteria (Bacillus cereus, Bacillus subtilis, Micrococcus luteus and Staphylococcus aureus), five species of Gram-negative bacteria (Enterobacter aerogenes, Escherichia ..
  86. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of iodoquinol 1%-hydrocortisone acetate 2% gel against ciclopirox and clotrimazole
    Bruce P Burnett
    Primus Pharmaceuticals, Inc, Scottsdale, AZ 85251, USA
    Cutis 82:273-80. 2008
    ..5% were assessed for their antimicrobial activity against cultures of Micrococcus luteus, Propionibacterium acnes, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), Pseudomonas aeruginosa, ..
  87. ncbi Defensin of the zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha): molecular structure, in vitro expression, antimicrobial activity, and potential functions
    Wei Xu
    Department of Pathobiology and Diagnostic Investigation, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824, USA
    Mol Immunol 47:2138-47. 2010
    ..Bacillus megaterium ATCC14581, Carnobacterium maltaromaticum ATCC27865, Enterococcus faecalis ATCC19433, and Micrococcus leteus ATCC4698), and the yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae...
  88. ncbi Antimicrobial activity and pollen composition of honey samples collected from different provinces in Turkey
    Nazime Mercan
    Faculty of Science and Arts, Department of Biology, Pamukkale University, Denizli, Turkey
    Nat Prod Res 21:187-95. 2007
    ..aureus ATCC 25923, Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 27853, Klebsiella pneumoniae ATCC 27736, Morganella morganii, Micrococcus luteus NRRL B-4375, Escherichia coli ATCC 35218, and Candida albicans...
  89. ncbi Bacteriolytic activities of the free-living soil amoebae, Acanthamoeba castellanii, Acanthamoeba polyphaga and Hartmannella vermiformis
    P H Weekers
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Science, University of Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 68:237-43. 1995
    ..Bacillus megaterium, Bacillus subtilis, Chromatium vinosum, Micrococcus luteus and Pseudomonas fluorescens were more easily lysed than the other bacteria tested...
  90. ncbi Differential activation of the NF-kappaB-like factors Relish and Dif in Drosophila melanogaster by fungi and Gram-positive bacteria
    Marika Hedengren-Olcott
    Department of Zoology, Oregon State University, 220 Nash Hall, Corvallis, OR 97331, USA
    J Biol Chem 279:21121-7. 2004
    ..In Relish mutants, the Cecropin A gene was induced by the G(+) bacteria Micrococcus luteus and Staphylococcus aureus, but not by other G(+) or G(-) bacteria...
  91. ncbi Culturable bacteria present in the fluid of the hooded-pitcher plant Sarracenia minor based on 16S rDNA gene sequence data
    Alex J Siragusa
    Department of Biology, University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Microb Ecol 54:324-31. 2007
    ..The Actinobacteria Micrococcus was also abundant while Bacillus, Lactococcus, Chryseobacterium, and Rhodococcus were infrequently encountered...
  92. ncbi Production of a mixture of antimicrobial organic acids from lactose by co-culture of Bifidobacterium longum and Propionibacterium freudenreichii
    M Taniguchi
    Department of Materials Science and Technology, Faculty of Engineering, Niigata University, Japan
    Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 62:1522-7. 1998
    ..of standard solutions of three organic acids (lactic, acetic, and propionic acids) were compared using Micrococcus luteus, Pseudomonas sp. and Staphylococcus aureus as test microorganisms...
  93. ncbi Autolytic activity and pediocin-induced lysis in Pediococcus acidilactici and Pediococcus pentosaceus strains
    D Mora
    Department of Food Science and Microbiology, University of Milano, Italy
    J Appl Microbiol 94:561-70. 2003
    ..To evaluate the autolytic phenotype of Pediococcus acidilactici and P. pentosaceus, the peptidoglycan hydrolases content and the effect of pediocin AcH/PA-1 and autolysins on cell lysis...
  94. ncbi Stability of microbial communities in goat milk during a lactation year: molecular approaches
    Cécile Callon
    INRA Unité de Recherches Fromagères URF545, INRA, 36 rue de Salers, 15000 Aurillac, France
    Syst Appl Microbiol 30:547-60. 2007
    ..Staphylococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus simulans, Staphylococcus caprae, Staphylococcus equorum, Micrococcus sp., Kocuria sp...
  95. ncbi Micrococcus luteus and Pseudomonas species as probiotics for promoting the growth performance and health of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus
    Azza M Abd El-Rhman
    Fish Disease Department, Central Laboratory for Aquaculture Research CLAR, Abbassa, Abu Hammad, Sharkia, Egypt
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 27:175-80. 2009
    b>Micrococcus luteus and Pseudomonas species were isolated from the gonads and intestine of Nile tilapia, Oreochromis niloticus. M. luteus and Ps...
  96. ncbi Indoor and outdoor airborne bacteria in child day-care centers in Edirne City (Turkey), seasonal distribution and influence of meteorological factors
    Halide Aydogdu
    Food Technology Programme, Trakya University Arda Vocational College, 22030, Edirne, Turkey
    Environ Monit Assess 164:53-66. 2010
    ..Staphylococcus (39.16%), Bacillus (18.46%), Corynebacterium (16.25%), and Micrococcus (7.21%) were dominant among the genera identified in the present study...
  97. ncbi Accelerated solvent extraction of animal feedingstuffs for microbial growth inhibition screening for the presence of antimicrobial feed additives
    H C Higgins
    Chemical Surveillance Department, Department of Agriculture for Northern Ireland, Veterinary Sciences Division, Stoney Road, Belfast BT4 3SD, UK
    Food Addit Contam 19:819-28. 2002
    ..One of the plate systems (Micrococcus luteus ATCC 10240, nutrient agar) detected all five additives...
  98. pmc Differential transcriptomic responses of Biomphalaria glabrata (Gastropoda, Mollusca) to bacteria and metazoan parasites, Schistosoma mansoni and Echinostoma paraensei (Digenea, Platyhelminthes)
    Coen M Adema
    Center for Evolutionary and Theoretical Immunology, Biology MSC03 2020, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 87131, USA
    Mol Immunol 47:849-60. 2010
    ..were recorded at 12h post-wounding, exposure to Gram negative or Gram positive bacteria (Escherichia coli and Micrococcus luteus, respectively), or infection with compatible trematode parasites (Schistosoma mansoni or Echinostoma ..
  99. ncbi Detection and characterization of a bacteriocin produced by Lactococcus lactis subsp. cremoris R isolated from radish
    Z Yildirim
    Department of Food Science and Arkansas Biotechnology Center, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville 72704, USA
    Lett Appl Microbiol 26:297-304. 1998
    ..many food-borne pathogenic and food spoilage bacteria such as Clostridium, Staphylococcus, Listeria, Bacillus, Micrococcus, Enterococcus, Lactobacillus, Leuconostoc, Streptococcus and Pediococcus spp...
  100. ncbi Inhibition tests for detection and presumptive identification of tetracyclines, beta-lactam antibiotics and quinolones in poultry meat
    L Okerman
    Department of Veterinary Food Inspection, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Ghent University, Merelbeke, Belgium
    Food Addit Contam 18:385-93. 2001
    A combination of three plates, seeded with strains of Micrococcus luteus, Bacillus cereus or Escherichia coli, can be used for detection of residues of beta-lactam antibiotics, tetracyclines and fluoroquinolones...
  101. ncbi L-methionine degradation potentialities of cheese-ripening microorganisms
    P Bonnarme
    Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Laboratoire de Génie et Microbiologie des Procédés Alimentaires, Thiverval Grignon, France
    J Dairy Res 68:663-74. 2001
    ..b>Micrococcus lutens and Staphylococcus equorum of technological interest for cheese-ripening...

Research Grants23

  1. CHIROPTICAL SPECTROSCOPY OF METALLOPROTEINS
    Philip Stephens; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..proteins: Desulfovibrio vulgaris hydrogenase, Klebsiella pneumoniae pyruvate-flavodoxin oxidoreductase, and Micrococcus aerogenes ferredoxin and the nickel-iron-sulfur enzyme: Azotobacter vinelandii hydrogenase...
  2. In Search of Mannolipid Intermediate Flippases
    Charles J Waechter; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and mannosylphosphoryldolichol, two mannolipid intermediates in the assembly of the lipomannan of Micrococcus luteus...
  3. INCORPORATION OF NON-NATURAL AMINO ACIDS INTO PROTEINS
    Pierre LeBlanc; Fiscal Year: 2000
    The goal of this study is to develop the use of cell free extracts from Micrococcus luteus for the introduction of novel amino acids into proteins...
  4. Role of Rpf Homologues in M tuberculosis Reactivation
    JoAnn Tufariello; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..b>Micrococcus luteus is, like Mtb, a bacterium with a GC-rich genome, and is able, upon extended and unagitated incubation of ..
  5. M.tuberculosis Rpfs: Modulators of Reactivation
    JoAnn Tufariello; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Mtb encodes five genes with homology to the resuscitation-promoting factor (Rpf) of Micrococcus luteus...
  6. Cellular Immune Response of Mosquitoes to Pathogens
    JULIAN HILLYER; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In understanding the immune response mounted by different insect species and strains toward pathogens, it may be possible to manipulate existing vectors to make the parasite/vector biologic interplay incompatible. ..
  7. Novel Methods to Identify Targets of the Neurological Agent (R)-Lacosamide
    Harold Kohn; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Delineation of these sites will provide a basis for understanding the mechanism of (R)-2 function and maximizing its therapeutic potential and may provide new information for the control of both neurological disorders. ..
  8. Anti-pathogen responses in Biomphalaria glabrata
    COENRAAD ADEMA; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Any data forthcoming from the ongoing B. glabrata genome sequencing will further facilitate this study of immune function of B. glabrata in the context of transmission of schistosomiasis. ..
  9. Mosquito-malaria interactions in the hemocoel
    JULIAN HILLYER; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Understanding the mechanisms used by parasites to complete their life cycle inside the vector, and the mechanisms used by the vector to kill parasites, may lead to novel transmission control strategies. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  10. Metal-Regulatory Factor 1 (MTF-1) Role in Development and Stress Response
    MATTHEW JENNY; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Interactions Between Olive Leaf Extract and HIV Drugs
    Sylvia Lee Huang; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We hope that this information will provide an important knowledge base for anti-HIV therapy of OLE alone or in combination with HAART, as well as contribute to our understanding of viral pathogenesis. ..
  12. Anti-pathogen responses in Biomphalaria glabrata
    COENRAAD M ADEMA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Any data forthcoming from the ongoing B. glabrata genome sequencing will further facilitate this study of immune function of B. glabrata in the context of transmission of schistosomiasis ..
  13. INNATE HOST DEFENSE IN THE HUMAN VAGINA
    Tomas Ganz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. MODE OF ACTION OF BICYCLOMYCIN
    Harold Kohn; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These investigations will provide the molecular basis to define novel pathways for bacterial control. ..
  15. THE ROLE OF INFLAMMATION IN ANEMIA OF THE ELDERLY
    Tomas Ganz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This study is designed to find how inflammation causes anemia in the elderly and how the disease processes are changed by available treatments. ..
  16. Feasibility and Pilot Efficacy of Flash-heated Breastmilk to Reduce Pediatric HIV
    Caroline Chantry; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. Design/Advanced Electrostatic Sampler for Total Bioaerosols
    Gediminas Mainelis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The research findings and practical recommendations developed in this research will be disseminated to stakeholders through internet, national and international conferences and workshops. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  18. The role of hemojuvelin in the regulation of iron metabolism
    Tomas Ganz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  19. Evaluation of Portable Samplers for Viable Bioaerosols
    Gediminas Mainelis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Future directions of this research will be development of a portable bioaerosol sampler, sampling characteristics of which follow conventions for inhalable, thoracic and respirable particles. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  20. CISPLATIN RESISTANCE DUE TO LOSS OF DNA MISMATCH REPAIR
    Stephen Howell; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Thus, it is very likely that the mechanisms underlying the DDP-induced mutagenicity will be of fundamental importance to understanding the genomic instability produced by many types of cellular injury. ..
  21. Human Defensins in Phagocytes and Epithelia
    Tomas Ganz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In the aggregate, these studies will expand our understanding of is ubiquitous and multifunctional family of human host defense peptides, this time also in their role as effectors of innate immunity in epithelia. ..
  22. Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing: Pulmonary Hypertension
    Ronald Oudiz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    .._l.Center. PHS 398/2590(Rev.05/01) Page _, LJ ContinuationFormatPage NumberpagesconsecutivelyatthebottomthroughoutheapplicationD. o no_u_stesuffixesuchas3a, 3b. ..
  23. The Center for Cancer Drug Development (C2D2)
    Stephen Howell; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..