Norepinephrine increases the pathogenic potential of Cam pylobacter jejuni
- Stress and bacteria: microbial endocrinology. Everest, Paul // Gut;Aug2007, Vol. 56 Issue 8, p1037
The article discusses the implications of regulating the virulence of Campylobacter jejuni by norepinephrine to food production animals and transmission of infection to man. The bacterial stess response imposed by bacterial environment on the organism and the host's norepinephrine stress...
- Adherence, Invasion, Toxigenic, and Chemotactic Properties of Mexican Campylobacter Strains. MALAG�N, ISMAEL; GARC�A, SANTOS; HEREDIA, NORMA // Journal of Food Protection;Nov2010, Vol. 73 Issue 11, p2093
To determine the virulence factors of Mexican wild-type strains of Campylobacterjejuni and Campylobacter coli, 31 wild-type strains were isolated from food and from humans. The production of cytolethal distending toxin and the adherence and invasion capabilities of these strains were assayed in...
- C. jejuni infection is an overlooked cause of diarrheal illness. // Modern Medicine;Jan95, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p57
Presents an abstract of the article `Clinical Aspects of Campylobacter jejuni Infections in Adults,' by M.C. Peterson from the Western Journal of Medicine dated 1994.
- Campylobacter jejuni Infections: Update on Emerging Issues and Trends. Acheson, David; Allos, Ban Mishu // Clinical Infectious Diseases;4/15/2001, Vol. 32 Issue 8, p1201
Presents information on Campylobacter jejuni infections. Microbiology of Campylobacter species; Complications of Campylobacter infections; Epidemiology of the infection.
- Genomic Characterization of Campylobacter jejuni Strain M1. Friis, Carsten; Wassenaar, Trudy M.; Javed, Muhammad A.; Snipen, Lars; Lagesen, Karin; Hallin, Peter F.; Newell, Diane G.; Toszeghy, Monique; Ridley, Anne; Manning, Georgina; Ussery, David W. // PLoS ONE;2010, Vol. 5 Issue 8, p1
Campylobacter jejuni strain M1 (laboratory designation 99/308) is a rarely documented case of direct transmission of C. jejuni from chicken to a person, resulting in enteritis. We have sequenced the genome of C. jejuni strain M1, and compared this to 12 other C. jejuni sequenced genomes...
- Virulence characteristics of five new Campylobacter jejuni chicken isolates. Stef, Lavinia; Telea, Ada; Vasile, Aida; Julean, Calin; Drinceanu, Dan; Corcionivoschi, Nicolae // Gut Pathogens;2013, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p2
Campylobacter enteritis has emerged as one of the most common forms of human diarrheal illness. In this study we have investigated the virulence potential of five new C. jejuni chicken isolates (RO14, RO19, RO24, RO29 and RO37) originated from private households in the rural regions of Banat and...
- Secretion of the Virulence-Associated Campylobacter Invasion Antigens from Campylobacter jejuni Requires a Stimulatory Signal. Rivera-Amill, Vanessa; Kim, Bong J.; Seshu, J.; Konkel, Michael E. // Journal of Infectious Diseases;6/1/2001, Vol. 183 Issue 11, p1607
Presents information on a study which examined the association between stimulatory signals and the secretion of Campylobacter virulence gene expression in Campylobacter jejuni. Details on Campylobacter jejuni infections; Methodology; Results and discussion.
- Surface proteome mining for identification of potential vaccine candidates against Campylobacter jejuni: an in silico approach. Mehla, Kusum; Ramana, Jayashree // Functional & Integrative Genomics;Jan2017, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p27
Campylobacter jejuni remains a major cause of human gastroenteritis with estimated annual incidence rate of 450 million infections worldwide. C. jejuni is a major burden to public health in both socioeconomically developing and industrialized nations. Virulence determinants involved in C. jejuni...
- Minor diarrhea and cramping. Pennachio, Dorothy L. // Patient Care;2/28/2001, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p52
Reports the case of a woman diagnosed with Campylobacter jejuni infection. Source of the infection; Symptoms of the infection; Treatment of the infection.