Comparison of Responses Elicited by Immunization with a Legionella Species Common Lipoprotein Delivered as Naked DNA or Recombinant Protein
- Crystal Structure of Legionella DotD: Insights into the Relationship between Type IVB and Type II/III Secretion Systems. // PLoS Pathogens;Oct2010, Vol. 6 Issue 10, p1
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- Cloning and periplasmic expression of peptidoglycan-associated lipoprotein (PAL) protein of Legionella pneumophila in Escherichia coli. Gholipour, Abolfazl; Moosavian, Mojtaba; Galehdari, Hamid; Makvandi, Manoochehr; Memari, Hamid Rajabi; Alvandi, Amirhoushang // Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology;2010, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p1
Introduction and objective: Legionella pneumophila, the etiological agent of Legionnaires' disease, is an important cause of both community-acquired and nosocomial pneumonia; therefore, rapid diagnosis and early antibiotic treatment of pneumonia are required. Urinary antigen testing to detect...
- Development of an indirect sandwich ELISA for detection of urinary antigen, using Legionella pneumophila PAL protein. Gholipour, Abolfazl; Moosavian, Mojtaba; Makvandi, Manoochehr; Galehdari, Hamid; Alvandi, Amirhooshang; Mard, Seyyed // World Journal of Microbiology & Biotechnology;May2014, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p1463
Legionella pneumophila peptidoglycan-associated lipoprotein (PAL) protein is an extremely conserved antigen among Legionella species. In this study, rabbit and rat anti-PAL immunoglobulin G antibodies were produced by immunization with purified, recombinant PAL (r-PAL) protein of L. pneumophila...
- Legionnaire's disease. Hensler, Dr Paula // GP: General Practitioner;8/12/2002, p39
Reports on the diagnosis of legionnaires' disease, a rare form of pneumonia caused by the aerobic gram-negative bacillus legionella pneumophila. Risk factors associated with the disease; Clinical symptoms of the disease.
- Legionella pneumophila Serogroup 9: A Cause of Human Pneumonia. Edelstein, Paul H.; Bibb, William F.; Gorman, George W.; Thacker, W. Lanier; Brenner, Don J.; Wilkinson, Hazel W.; Moss, C. Wayne; Buddington, Richard S.; Dunn, Christopher J.; Roos, Philip J.; Meenhorst, Pieter L. // Annals of Internal Medicine;Aug84, Vol. 101 Issue 2, p196
Presents information on a study that identified eight serogroups of Legionella pneumophila, the agent that causes Legionnaires' disease. Research materials and methods; Results and discussion on the study.
- Letter to the Editor:1H,13C,15N backbone and sidechain resonance assignment of Mip(77-213) the PPIase domain of theLegionella pneumophilaMip protein. Horstmann, Martin; Kamphausen, Thilo; Schweimer, Kristian; Steinert, Michael; Hacker, J�rg; Haase, Axel; R�sch, Paul; Fisher, Gunter; Faber, Cornelius // Journal of Biomolecular NMR;Jan2005, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p77
Presents a letter to the editor about Legionella pneumophila Mip proteins.
- Erythema Multiforme Combined with Legionellosis. Toledano, C.; Machet, L.; Gironet, N.; Jan, V.; Van der Mee-Marquet, N.; Vaillant, L.; Lorette, G. // Acta Dermato-Venereologica;09/01/98, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p392
Presents a case study of a patient who developed erythema multiforme while in the course of Legionella pneumophila (LP) infection. Signs and symptoms of LP and erythema multiforme; Medications given to the patient; Tests done upon the patient.
- Legionella pneumophila Arthritis: Use of Medium Specific for Mycobacteria for Isolation of L. pneumophila in Culture of Articular Fluid Specimens. Bemer, Pascale; Leautez, Sophie; Ninin, Emmanuelle; Jarraud, Sophie; Raffi, Francois; Drugeon, Henri // Clinical Infectious Diseases;7/1/2002, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p111
We report the first case, to our knowledge, of acute purulent arthritis due to Legionella pneumophila in an immunosuppressed patient. L. pneumophila was isolated from samples of blood and articUlar fluid cultured with use of medium specific for mycobacteria (Bactec 13A medium).
- Bacteria Found in Luxor Water After Guest Dies of Legionnaires' Disease. // Lodging Hospitality Exclusive Insight;1/31/2012, p3
The article reports that the Southern Nevada Health District found a bacteria that causes Legionnaires' disease in the water at the Luxor hotel-casino in Las Vegas, Nevada.