Molecular evidence supports simultaneous association of the achlorophyllous orchid Chamaegastrodia inverta with ectomycorrhizal Ceratobasidiaceae and Russulaceae
Achlorophyllous orchids are mycoheterotrophic plants, which lack photosynthetic ability and associate with fungi to acquire carbon from different environmental sources. In tropical latitudes, achlorophyllous f... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - August 3, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Lorenzo Pecoraro, Xiao Wang, Giuseppe Venturella, Wenyuan Gao, Tingchi Wen, Yusufjon Gafforov and Vijai Kumar Gupta Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pseudonajide peptide derived from snake venom alters cell envelope integrity interfering on biofilm formation in Staphylococcus epidermidis
The increase in bacterial resistance phenotype cases is a global health problem. New strategies must be explored by the scientific community in order to create new treatment alternatives. Animal venoms are a g... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - August 3, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Rafael Schneider, Muriel Primon-Barros, Rafael Gomes Von Borowski, Sophie Chat, Sylvie Nonin-Lecomte, Reynald Gillet and Alexandre Jos é Macedo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Scanning electron microscopic observation of the in vitro cultured protozoan, Perkinsus olseni, isolated from the Manila clam, Ruditapes philippinarum
In this study, we investigated the morphological characteristics of Perkin... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - August 3, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Dinesh Gajamange, Seung-Hyeon Kim, Kwang-Sik Choi, Carlos Azevedo and Kyung-Il Park Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Identification and characteristics of a novel cecropin from the armyworm, Mythimna separata
The recent emergence of antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria has increased the need to develop effective alternatives to antibiotics. Antimicrobial peptides have been considered as a promising product with... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - August 1, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Kaiqi Lian, Mingliang Zhang, Xiuli Liang, Lingling Zhou, Zhiqi Shi, Yajie Tang, Xueping Wang, Yuwei Song and Yuanchen Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Molecular epidemiology of Aleutian mink disease virus from fecal swab of mink in northeast China
Aleutian mink disease parvovirus (AMDV) causes Aleutian mink disease (AMD), which is a serious infectious disease of mink. The aim of this study was to get a better understanding of the molecular epidemiology ... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - August 1, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Mingwei Tong, Na Sun, Zhigang Cao, Yuening Cheng, Miao Zhang, Shipeng Cheng and Li Yi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Deciphering the archaeal communities in tree rhizosphere of the Qinghai-Tibetan plateau
The Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau represents one of the most important component of the terrestrial ecosystem and a particularly vulnerable region, which harbouring complex and diverse microbiota. The knowledge abou... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - August 1, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Mengjun Zhang, Liwei Chai, Muke Huang, Weiqian Jia, Jiabao Guo and Yi Huang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Molecular characterization of B. anthracis isolates from the anthrax outbreak among cattle in Karnataka, India
Anthrax, a zoonotic disease is caused by the Gram positive bacterium Bacillus anthracis. During January 2013, an anthrax outbreak among cattle was reported in Gundlupet Taluk, neighboring Bandipur National Park a... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 31, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Akanxa Roonie, Saugata Majumder, Joseph J. Kingston and Manmohan Parida Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Investigation on the effect of vitamin C on growth & biofilm-forming potential of Streptococcus mutans isolated from patients with dental caries
Streptococcus mutans is a major cause of dental caries. Its capacity to produce biofilm is fundamental in the pathogenesis of this ubiquitous condition. As maintaining a healthy dentition is a genuine goal given ... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 30, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Zehdi Eydou, Bader Naser Jad, Zeyad Elsayed, Anas Ismail, Michael Magaogao and Ashfaque Hossain Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Screening and identification of BP100 peptide conjugates active against Xylella fastidiosa using a viability-qPCR method
Xylella fastidiosa is one of the most harmful bacterial plant pathogens worldwide, causing a variety of diseases, with huge economic impact to agriculture and environment. Although it has been extensively studied... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 29, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Aina Bar ó, Esther Badosa, Laura Montesinos, Lidia Feliu, Marta Planas, Emilio Montesinos and Anna Bonaterra Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Changes in the vaginal microbiota associated with primary ovarian failure
Primary ovarian failure (POF) is defined as follicular failure in women of reproductive age. Although many factors are speculated to contribute to the occurrence of POF, the exact aetiology remains unclear. Mo... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 29, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Juan Wang, Jieying Xu, Qixin Han, Weiwei Chu, Gang Lu, Wai-Yee Chan, Yingying Qin and Yanzhi Du Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A survey of RNA viruses in mosquitoes from Mozambique reveals novel genetic lineages of flaviviruses and phenuiviruses, as well as frequent flavivirus-like viral DNA forms in Mansonia
Mosquito-borne diseases involving arboviruses represent expanding threats to sub-Saharan Africa imposing as considerable burden to human and veterinary public health. In Mozambique over one hundred species of ... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 28, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Ana Paula Ab ílio, Manuel Silva, Ayubo Kampango, Inácio Narciso, Eduardo Samo Gudo, Luís Carlos Bernardo das Neves, Mohsin Sidat, José Manuel Fafetine, António Paulo Gouveia de Almeida and Ricardo Parreira Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Wogonin inhibits in vitro herpes simplex virus type 1 and 2 infection by modulating cellular NF- κB and MAPK pathways
Wogonin, a natural flavonoid-like chemical compound, exhibits anti-inflammatory, antitumor, antiviral, neuroprotective, and anxiolytic effects by modulating a variety of cellular signaling pathways including P... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 28, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Ying Chu, Xiaowen Lv, Longfeng Zhang, Xingli Fu, Siwei Song, Airong Su, Deyan Chen, Lianhong Xu, Yongfang Wang, Zhiwei Wu and Zhihua Yun Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Functional probiotics of lactic acid bacteria from Hu sheep milk
Probiotics are being considered as valuable microorganisms related to human health. Hu sheep is referred as one of the important sheep breeds in China. Goat milk produced by Hu sheep is characterized with high... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 28, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Taohong Chen, Leli Wang, Qinxin Li, Yingjie Long, Yuming Lin, Jie Yin, Yan Zeng, Le Huang, Tingyu Yao, Muhammad Nazeer Abbasi, Huansheng Yang, Qiye Wang, Congjia Tang, Tahir Ali Khan, Qiuyue Liu, Jia Yin & hellip; Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correlation of drug resistance with single nucleotide variations through genome analysis and experimental validation in a multi-drug resistant clinical isolate of M. tuberculosis
Genome sequencing and genetic polymorphism analysis of clinical isolates of M. tuberculosis is carried out to gain further insight into molecular pathogenesis and host-pathogen interaction. Therefore the function... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 25, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Kausik Bhattacharyya, Vishal Nemaysh, Monika Joon, Ramendra Pratap, Mandira Varma-Basil, Mridula Bose and Vani Brahmachari Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Whole genome sequencing of macrolide resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 19A sequence type 416
The resistance of Streptococcus pneumoniae to macrolides is becoming an increasingly important issue and thus it is important to understand the genetics related to adaptation of this species to the widespread use... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 25, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Petra Spanelova, Vladislav Jakubu, Lucia Malisova, Martin Musilek, Jana Kozakova, Costas C. Papagiannitsis, Ibrahim Bitar, Jaroslav Hrabak, Annalisa Pantosti, Maria del Grosso and Helena Zemlickova Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of anaerobic phases length on denitrifying dephosphatation biocenosis – a case study of IFAS-MBSBBR
The study aimed to evaluate the influence of the duration times of anaerobic phases on the bacterial biocenosis characterisation while denitrifying dephosphatation in the Integrated Fixed-Film Activated Sludge... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 24, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Anna Gnida, Monika Żubrowska-Sudoł, Katarzyna Sytek-Szmeichel, Jolanta Podedworna, Joanna Surmacz-Górska and Dorota Marciocha Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Differences in the gut Firmicutes to Bacteroidetes ratio across age groups in healthy Ukrainian population
Gut microbiota plays an important role in physiological and pathological processes of the host organism, including aging. Microbiota composition was shown to vary significantly throughout the life course. Age-... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 22, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Alexander Vaiserman, Mariana Romanenko, Liubov Piven, Vladislav Moseiko, Oleh Lushchak, Nadiia Kryzhanovska, Vitaly Guryanov and Alexander Koliada Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Characterization of the bacterial communities of psyllids associated with Rutaceae in Bhutan by high throughput sequencing
Several plant-pathogenic bacteria are transmitted by insect vector species that often also act as hosts. In this interface, these bacteria encounter plant endophytic, insect endosymbiotic and other microbes. H... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 20, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Jennifer L. Morrow, Namgay Om, George A. C. Beattie, Grant A. Chambers, Nerida J. Donovan, Lia W. Liefting, Markus Riegler and Paul Holford Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Calcium regulates the mycophagous ability of Burkholderia gladioli strain NGJ1 in a type III secretion system-dependent manner
A rice associated bacterium Burkholderia gladioli strain NGJ1 demonstrates mycophagy, a phenomenon wherein bacteria feed on fungi. Previously, we have reported that NGJ1 utilizes type III secretion system (T3SS) ... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 20, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Sunil Kumar Yadav, Joyati Das, Rahul Kumar and Gopaljee Jha Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Total RNA and genomic DNA of Lactobacillus gasseri OLL2809 induce interleukin-12 production in the mouse macrophage cell line J774.1 via toll-like receptors 7 and 9
Lactobacillus gasseri OLL2809 can highly induce interleukin (IL)-12 production in immune cells. Even though beneficial properties of this strain for both humans and animals have been reported, the mechanism by wh... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 20, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Kazumasa Onishi, Junko Mochizuki, Asako Sato, Ayako Goto and Toshihiro Sashihara Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Examining the relationship between maternal body size, gestational glucose tolerance status, mode of delivery and ethnicity on human milk microbiota at three months post-partum
Few studies have examined how maternal body mass index (BMI), mode of delivery and ethnicity affect the microbial composition of human milk and none have examined associations with maternal metabolic status. G... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 20, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Lauren LeMay-Nedjelski, James Butcher, Sylvia H. Ley, Michelle R. Asbury, Anthony J. Hanley, Alex Kiss, Sharon Unger, Julia K. Copeland, Pauline W. Wang, Bernard Zinman, Alain Stintzi and Deborah L. O ’Connor Tags: Research article Source Type: research

EDTA-modified carbapenem inactivation method (eCIM) for detecting IMP Metallo- β-lactamase–producing Pseudomonas aeruginosa: an assessment of increasing EDTA concentrations
Prompt identification of carbapenemase-harboring organisms is valuable in informing therapeutic and infection-control measures. The modified carbapenem inactivation method (mCIM) and EDTA-modified carbapenem i... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 20, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Maxwell J. Lasko, Christian M. Gill, Tomefa E. Asempa and David P. Nicolau Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation of fecal DNA extraction protocols for human gut microbiome studies
DNA extraction is an important factor influencing the microbiome profile in fecal samples. Considering that the QIAamp DNA Stool Mini Kit, one of the most commonly used DNA extraction kits, is no longer manufa... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 17, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Mi Young Lim, Yong-Soo Park, Jung-Ha Kim and Young-Do Nam Tags: Methodology article Source Type: research

Optical microscopy reveals the dynamic nature of B. pseudomallei morphology during β-lactam antimicrobial susceptibility testing
In Gram-negative species, β-lactam antibiotics target penicillin binding proteins (PBPs) resulting in morphological alterations of bacterial cells. Observations of antibiotic-induced cell morphology changes ca... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 16, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Heather P. McLaughlin, Julia Bugrysheva and David Sue Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Occurrence, virulence genes, and antimicrobial profiles of Escherichia coli O157 isolated from ruminants slaughtered in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) is a major source of food-borne illness around the world. E. coli O157 has been widely reported as the most common STEC serogroup and has emerged as an important ente... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 16, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Dawood Al-Ajmi, Shafeeq Rahman and Sharmila Banu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence and antibiogram of coagulase negative Staphylococci in bioaerosols from different indoors of a university in India
Staphylococci species are the major constituents of infectious bioaerosols, particularly methicillin-resistant Staphylococci (MRS) have serious health impacts. Here, the bacterial burden was quantified, especi... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 16, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Himani Kumari, Trina Chakraborti, Madhuri Singh, Maneet Kumar Chakrawarti and Kasturi Mukhopadhyay Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Phytohormone up-regulates the biochemical constituent, exopolysaccharide and nitrogen metabolism in paddy-field cyanobacteria exposed to chromium stress
Cyanobacteria are well known for their inherent ability to serve as atmospheric nitrogen fixers and as bio-fertilizers; however, increased contaminants in aquatic ecosystem significantly decline the growth and... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 13, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Sanjesh Tiwari, Anuradha Patel and Sheo Mohan Prasad Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Diversity and distribution of marine heterotrophic bacteria from a large culture collection
Isolation of marine microorganisms is fundamental to gather information about their physiology, ecology and genomic content. To date, most of the bacterial isolation efforts have focused on the photic ocean le... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 13, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Isabel Sanz-S áez, Guillem Salazar, Pablo Sánchez, Elena Lara, Marta Royo-Llonch, Elisabet L. Sà, Teresa Lucena, María J. Pujalte, Dolors Vaqué, Carlos M. Duarte, Josep M. Gasol, Carlos Pedrós-Alió, Olga Sánchez and Silvia G. Acinas Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Opportunistic detection of Fusobacterium nucleatum as a marker for the early gut microbial dysbiosis
The essential roles of gut microbiome have been emphasized in modulating human health and disease. Fusobacterium nucleatum (F. nucleatum), an obligate Gram-negative microorganism residing in oral cavity, gastroin... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 13, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Ji-Won Huh and Tae-Young Roh Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Gut microbiota maturation during early human life induces enterocyte proliferation via microbial metabolites
The intestinal tract undergoes a period of cellular maturation during early life, primarily characterized by the organization of epithelial cells into specialized crypt and villus structures. These processes a... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 11, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Michael W. Dougherty, Oleksandr Kudin, Marcus M ühlbauer, Josef Neu, Raad Z. Gharaibeh and Christian Jobin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Hypertonic glucose inhibits growth and attenuates virulence factors of multidrug-resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa
Pseudomonas aeruginosa is the most common Gram-negative pathogen responsible for chronic wound infections, such as diabetic foot infections, and further exacerbates the treatment options and cost of such conditio... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 9, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Tao Chen, Ye Xu, Wenya Xu, Wenli Liao, Chunquan Xu, Xiucai Zhang, Jianming Cao and Tieli Zhou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Efficacy of phage cocktail AB-SA01 therapy in diabetic mouse wound infections caused by multidrug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Diabetic foot ulcer (DFU) is a serious complication of diabetes mellitus. Antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus aureus is frequently isolated from DFU infections. Bacteriophages (phages) represent an alternative or... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 9, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Legesse Garedew Kifelew, Morgyn S. Warner, Sandra Morales, Lewis Vaughan, Richard Woodman, Robert Fitridge, James G. Mitchell and Peter Speck Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Genome sequence and spore germination-associated transcriptome analysis of Corynespora cassiicola from cucumber
Corynespora cassiicola, as a necrotrophic phytopathogenic ascomycetous fungus, can infect hundreds of species of plants and rarely causes human diseases. This pathogen infects cucumber species and causes cucumber... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 8, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Shigang Gao, Rong Zeng, Lihui Xu, Zhiwei Song, Ping Gao and Fuming Dai Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Proteomic analysis of Rickettsia akari proposes a 44  kDa-OMP as a potential biomarker for Rickettsialpox diagnosis
Rickettsialpox is a febrile illness caused by the mite-borne pathogen Rickettsia akari. Several cases of this disease are reported worldwide annually. Nevertheless, the relationship between the immunogenicity of (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 8, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Franti šek Csicsay, Gabriela Flores-Ramirez, Fernando Zuñiga-Navarrete, Mária Bartošová, Alena Fučíková, Petr Pajer, Jiří Dresler, Ľudovít Škultéty and Marco Quevedo-Diaz Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Tongue microbiome of smokeless tobacco users
The possibility that smokeless tobacco may contribute to oral carcinogenesis by influencing the oral microbiome has not been explored. This preliminary cross-sectional study sought to assess the effect of usin... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 8, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Esam Halboub, Mohammed S. Al-Ak ’hali, Abdulwahab H. Alamir, Husham E. Homeida, Divyashri Baraniya, Tsute Chen and Nezar Noor Al-Hebshi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Flow-cytometry analysis reveals persister resuscitation characteristics
Persisters and viable but non-culturable (VBNC) cells are two phenotypic variants known to be highly tolerant to antibiotics. Although both cell types are stained as live and often appear as nongrowing during ... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 8, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Sayed Golam Mohiuddin, Pouria Kavousi and Mehmet A. Orman Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Identifying and exploring biohydrogenating rumen bacteria with emphasis on pathways including trans-10 intermediates
Bacteria involved in ruminal formation of trans-10 intermediates are unclear. Therefore, this study aimed at identifying rumen bacteria that produce trans-10 intermediates from 18-carbon unsaturated fatty acids. (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 7, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Lore Dewanckele, Jeyamalar Jeyanathan, Bruno Vlaeminck and Veerle Fievez Tags: Research article Source Type: research

How being synanthropic affects the gut bacteriome and mycobiome: comparison of two mouse species with contrasting ecologies
The vertebrate gastrointestinal tract is colonised by microbiota that have a major effect on the host ’s health, physiology and phenotype. Once introduced into captivity, however, the gut microbial composition ... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 6, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Barbora Bendov á, Jaroslav Piálek, Ľudovít Ďureje, Lucie Schmiedová, Dagmar Čížková, Jean-Francois Martin and Jakub Kreisinger Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Microecological treatment of hyperuricemia using Lactobacillus from pickles
Hyperuricemia is one of the important risk factors for gout, arteriosclerosis, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease. Lactobacillus has attracted much attention due to its role in the regulation of intestina... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 6, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Yuanxun Xiao, Congxin Zhang, Xianli Zeng and Zhichao Yuan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Antimicrobial and immunomodulatory responses of photodynamic therapy in Galleria mellonella model
New therapeutics are urgently needed for infectious diseases, especially for the fungal infection like Fonsecaea monophora. Photodynamic therapy has been showing antimicrobial activity on some pathogens. The comb... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 6, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Xiaowen Huang, Meinian Xu, Wen Pan, Menglei Wang, Xiaoyan Wu, Siqi Dai, Li Li and Kang Zeng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence, serotypes, and antimicrobial resistance of Salmonella isolates from patients with diarrhea in Shenzhen, China
Salmonella is one of the main causative agents of diarrhea which results in substantial disease burden. To determine the prevalence, serotype distribution, and antimicrobial resistance profiles of clinical Salmon... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 6, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Hongwei Shen, Haochuan Chen, Yongxuan Ou, Tingting Huang, Siping Chen, Lintao Zhou, Jinjin Zhang, Qinghua Hu, Yiwen Zhou and Wen Ma Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Novel multiplex real-time PCR assays reveal a high prevalence of diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli pathotypes in healthy and diarrhoeal children in the south of Vietnam
Diarrhoeagenic Escherichia coli (DEC) infections are common in children in low-middle income countries (LMICs). However, detecting the various DEC pathotypes is complex as they cannot be differentiated by classic... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 3, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Vu Thuy Duong, Le Thi Phuong Tu, Ha Thanh Tuyen, Le Thi Quynh Nhi, James I. Campbell, Pham Van Minh, Hoang Le Phuc, Tran Thi Hong Chau, Nguyen Minh Ngoc, Lu Lan Vi, Claire Jenkins, Iruka Okeke, Ellen Higginson and Stephen Baker Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Unveiling protist diversity associated with the Pacific oyster Crassostrea gigas using blocking and excluding primers
Microbiome of macroorganisms might directly or indirectly influence host development and homeostasis. Many studies focused on the diversity and distribution of prokaryotes within these assemblages, but the euk... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 3, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Camille Clerissi, Laure Guillou, Jean-Michel Escoubas and Eve Toulza Tags: Methodology article Source Type: research

Pleiotropic effects of RsmA and RsmE proteins in Pseudomonas fluorescens 2P24
Pseudomonas fluorescens 2P24 is a rhizosphere bacterium that produces 2,4-diacetyphloroglucinol (2,4-DAPG) as the decisive secondary metabolite to suppress soilborne plant diseases. The biosynthesis of 2,4-DAPG i... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 2, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Yang Zhang, Bo Zhang, Haiyan Wu, Xiaogang Wu, Qing Yan and Li-Qun Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Eravacycline susceptibility was impacted by genetic mutation of 30S ribosome subunits, and branched-chain amino acid transport system II carrier protein, Na/Pi cotransporter family protein in Staphylococcus aureus
In this study, we further ... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 1, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Zhanwen Wang, Zhiwei Lin, Bing Bai, Guangjian Xu, Peiyu Li, Zhijian Yu, Qiwen Deng, Yongpeng Shang and Jinxin Zheng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cow manure application effectively regulates the soil bacterial community in tea plantation
Cow manure is not only an agricultural waste, but also an organic fertilizer resource. The application of organic fertilizer is a feasible practice to mitigate the soil degradation caused by overuse of chemica... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - July 1, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Shuning Zhang, Litao Sun, Yu Wang, Kai Fan, Qingshan Xu, Yusheng Li, Qingping Ma, Jiguo Wang, Wanming Ren and Zhaotang Ding Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pseudoscorpion Wolbachia symbionts: diversity and evidence for a new supergroup S
Wolbachia are the most widely spread endosymbiotic bacteria, present in a wide variety of insects and two families of nematodes. As of now, however, relatively little genomic data has been available. The Wolbachi... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - June 30, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Emilie Lefoulon, Travis Clark, Fanni Borveto, Marco Perriat-Sanguinet, Catherine Moulia, Barton E. Slatko and Laurent Gavotte Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence and molecular characterization of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus with mupirocin, fusidic acid and/or retapamulin resistance
This study aimed to examine... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - June 29, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Wenjing Chen, Chunyan He, Han Yang, Wen Shu, Zelin Cui, Rong Tang, Chuanling Zhang and Qingzhong Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Role of tryptophan-metabolizing microbiota in mice diarrhea caused by Folium sennae extracts
Although reports have provided evidence that diarrhea caused by Folium sennae can result in intestinal microbiota diversity disorder, the intestinal bacterial characteristic and specific mechanism are still unkno... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - June 29, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Chenyang Zhang, Haoqing Shao, Dandan Li, Nenqun Xiao and Zhoujin Tan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Detection of tetracycline and streptomycin in beef tissues using Charm II, isolation of relevant resistant bacteria and control their resistance by gamma radiation
Misuse of antibiotics in veterinary medicine has the potential to generate residues in animal derived products, which could contributing to the development of an important health risk either through the exposu... (Source: BMC Microbiology)
Source: BMC Microbiology - June 29, 2020 Category: Microbiology Authors: Eman Araby, Hanady G. Nada, Salwa A. Abou El-Nour and Ali Hammad Tags: Research article Source Type: research