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About the role of TLR2 and TLR4 in cytokine secretion by murine macrophages in response to Candida albicans

Maria Luisa Gil and Daniel Gozalbo.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

February 2006; p ublished online November 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 826 words.

Absolute quantification of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans in patients carrying haplotypes associated with susceptibility to chronic periodontitis: multifaceted evaluation with periodontitis covariants

Thamiris Cirelli, Livia S. Finoti, Sâmia C. T. Corbi, Giovana Anovazzi, Rafael Nepomuceno, Silvana R. P. Orrico, Joni A. Cirelli, Márcia P. A. Mayer and Raquel M. Scarel-Caminaga.

in Pathogens and Disease

P ublished online July 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8020 words.

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This study aimed to evaluate the association between haplotypes in the interleukin 8 (IL8) and IL4 genes previously associated to chronic...

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Katsuhiko Matsui.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

May 1999; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 2091 words.

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In this study, it was found that macrophages from Salmonella-infected mice expressed the interleukin-2 receptor (IL-2R). The IL-2R induced by the...

Access to bacteriophage therapy: discouraging experiences from the human cell and tissue legal framework

G. Verbeken, I. Huys, D. De Vos, A. De Coninck, D. Roseeuw, E. Kets, A. Vanderkelen, J. P. Draye, T. Rose, S. Jennes, C. Ceulemans and J. P. Pirnay.

Edited by Andrew Millard.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

February 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3533 words.

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Therapeutic natural bacteriophages should not be classified under the medicinal product regulatory frames as they exist today.

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Accumulation of PHA granules in Cupriavidus necator as seen by confocal fluorescence microscopy

Filip Mravec, Stanislav Obruca, Vladislav Krzyzanek, Petr Sedlacek, Kamila Hrubanova, Ota Samek, Dan Kucera, Pavla Benesova and Jana Nebesarova.

Edited by Alexander Steinbüchel.

in FEMS Microbiology Letters

May 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3459 words.

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Cells of Cupriavidus necator increase their length during PHA accumulation in order to maintain an intracellular PHA granule volume content of no more than 40%.

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Activation of COL1A2 promoter in human fibroblasts by Escherichia coli

Haruko Miyazaki, Ryo Kobayashi, Hiroki Ishikawa, Naoki Awano, Satoshi Yamagoe, Yoshitsugu Miyazaki and Tetsuya Matsumoto.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

August 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3673 words.

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The relationship between bacterial infection and collagen production was investigated using human fibroblasts transfected with the promoter of COL1A2null...

Activation of human neutrophils with Helicobacter pylori and the role of Toll-like receptors 2 and 4 in the response

Lourdes Alvarez-Arellano, Margarita Camorlinga-Ponce, Carmen Maldonado-Bernal and Javier Torres.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

December 2007; p ublished online October 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3916 words.

Abstract

The innate immune response to Helicobacter pylori infection is beginning to be understood and recent works support a role for Toll-like receptors...

Activation of phagocytic cells by Staphylococcus epidermidis biofilms: effects of extracellular matrix proteins and the bacterial stress protein GroEL on netosis and MRP-14 release

Ulrike Dapunt, Matthias M. Gaida, Eva Meyle, Birgit Prior and Gertrud M. Hänsch.

Edited by Filip Ruzicka.

in Pathogens and Disease

July 2016; p ublished online April 2016 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4721 words.

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We were able to identify the bacterial heat shock protein GroEL as a neutrophil-activating entity within the biofilm matrix and for the first time demonstrate...

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Activation-dependent modulation of Streptococcus pneumoniae-mediated death in human lymphocytes

Kristina M. Grayson, Lance K. Blevins, Melissa B. Oliver, David A. Ornelles, W. Edward Swords and Martha A. Alexander-Miller.

in Pathogens and Disease

P ublished online February 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5487 words.

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Streptococcus pneumoniae (Spn) is a leading cause of community-acquired pneumonia, with infants and the elderly exhibiting significant...

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Active immunization of hamsters against Clostridium difficile infection using surface-layer protein

Déirdre B. Ní Eidhin, Julie B. O'Brien, Matthew S. McCabe, Verónica Athié-Morales and Dermot P. Kelleher.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

March 2008; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 7527 words.

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Clostridium difficile is the leading cause of infectious antibiotic-associated diarrhoea, particularly among the elderly. Its...

Acute inflammatory response induced by Helicobacter pylori in the rat air pouch

Alessandra Gambero, Tagliane L. Becker, Sonia A. Gurgueira, Yune H.B. Benvengo, Marcelo L. Ribeiro, Sergio de Mendonça and José Pedrazzoli.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

October 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3593 words.

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Infection by Helicobacter pylori elicits persistent neutrophil infiltration in the gastric mucosa and stimulates the release of substances that may...

The acute phase protein serum amyloid A primes neutrophils

Elaine Hatanaka, Fernanda Pereira Ribeiro and Ana Campa.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

August 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 2239 words.

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We studied here the effect of the acute phase protein serum amyloid A (SAA) on the oxidative burst of neutrophils. Incubation of neutrophils with...

Acute sporadic hepatitis E in children: diagnostic relevance of specific immunoglobulin M and immunoglobulin G compared with nested reverse transcriptase PCR

Maysaa El-Sayed Zaki, Mohammad Hosam El-deen Zaghloul and Othman El Sayed.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

October 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 3070 words.

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This study was carried out to investigate the putative role played by the hepatitis E virus (HEV) in acute hepatic dysfunction in paediatric...

Acylated cholesteryl galactosides are ubiquitous glycolipid antigens among Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato

Gunthard Stübs, Volker Fingerle, Ulrich Zähringer, Ralf R. Schumann, Jörg Rademann and Nicolas W.J. Schröder.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

October 2011; p ublished online September 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 1934 words.

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Lyme disease (LD) is the most common tick-borne disease in the Northern hemisphere. It is caused by Borrelia burgdorferi sensu lato, in particular, null...

Adaptation of Borrelia burgdorferi in the tick and the mammalian host

Juan Anguita, Michael N. Hedrick and Erol Fikrig.

in FEMS Microbiology Reviews

October 2003; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8400 words.

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Borrelia burgdorferi, the causative agent of Lyme disease, shows a great ability to adapt to different environments, including the...

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Addendum to: “Structure and serological properties of O-specific polysaccharide from Citrobacter freundii possessing cross-reactivity with Escherichia coli O157:H7” FEMS Immunol. Med. Microbiol. 28 (2000) 163–171]

Yukiko Nishiuchi, Matsumi Doe, Hisako Hotta and Kazuo Kobayashi.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

February 2002; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 368 words.

Addictive drugs and their relationship with infectious deseases

Herman Friedman, Susan Pross and Thomas W. Klein.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

August 2006; p ublished online May 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 8038 words.

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The use of drugs of abuse, both recreationally and medicinally, may be related to serious public health concerns. There is a relationship between...

Adenylate cyclase inluences fiamentous haemagglutinin-mediated attachment of Bordetella pertussis to epithelial alveolar cells

Maria L.A. Perez Vidakovics, Yanina Lamberti, W.-Ludo van der Pol, Osvaldo Yantorno and Maria Eugenia Rodriguez.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

October 2006; p ublished online August 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 4342 words.

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Attachment to epithelial cells in the respiratory tract is a key event in Bordetella pertussis colonization. Filamentous haemagglutinin (FHA) is an...

Adenylate cyclase toxin-mediated delivery of the S1 subunit of pertussis toxin into mammalian cells

Masaaki Iwaki and Toshifumi Konda.

Edited by Peter Sebo.

in Pathogens and Disease

February 2016; p ublished online December 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 5204 words.

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The adenylate cyclase toxin of Bordetella pertussis delivered the S1 subunit of pertussis toxin to sheep erythrocytes and induced CHO-cell clustering typical of...

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Adherence of Abiotrophia defectiva and Granulicatella species to fibronectin: is there a link with endovascular infections?

Laurence Senn, José M. Entenza and Guy Prod'hom.

in FEMS Immunology & Medical Microbiology

November 2006; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Medical Microbiology and Virology; Biotechnology; Genetics and Genomics; Microbiology; Molecular and Cell Biology. 1427 words.

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During a 6-year period, we isolated three Abiotrophia defectiva, six Granulicatella adiacens and two G. ‘para-adiacens’ strains from clinical...