- An African origin for the intimate association between humans and Helicobacter pylori. Linz, Bodo; Balloux, François; Moodley, Yoshan; Manica, Andrea; Hua Liu; Roumagnac, Philippe; Falush, Daniel; Stamer, Christiana; Prugnolle, Franck; van der Merwe, Schalk W.; Yamaoka, Yoshio; Graham, David Y.; Perez-Trallero, Emilio; Wadstrom, Torkel; Suerbaum, Sebastian; Achtman, Mark // Nature;2/22/2007, Vol. 445 Issue 7130, p915
Infection of the stomach by Helicobacter pylori is ubiquitous among humans. However, although H. pylori strains from different geographic areas are associated with clear phylogeographic differentiation, the age of an association between these bacteria with humans remains highly controversial....
- Helicobacter Pylori Infection and Upper Gastrointestinal Disease. Dinic, Marina; �ordevic, Dobrila Stankovic; Tasic, Gordana; Kocic, Branislava; Bogdanovic, Milena // Acta Facultatis Medicae Naissensis;Mar2012, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p5
Helicobacter pylori infection is one of the most common bacterial infections in humans, being present in over a half of the world population. Helicobacter pylori infection, by itself, does not necessarily produce the symptoms of gastrointestinal tract diseases, but certainly presents a risk for...
- Familial Helicobacter pylori Infection. Riccardi, Vincent M.; Rotter, Jerome I. // Annals of Internal Medicine;6/15/94, Vol. 120 Issue 12, p1043
Editorial. Talks about the genetic and environmental aspects of Helicobacter pylori infection. Types of environmental elements; Components of peptic ulcer disease; Aspects of Helicobacter pylori infection.
- H. pylori and gastric cancer: the Asian enigma. Miwa, Hiroto; Go, Mae F.; Sato, Nobuhiro // American Journal of Gastroenterology;May2002, Vol. 97 Issue 5, p1106
The actual distribution of Helicobacter pylori infection and its related diseases in various Asian countries is controversial. Only limited information is available regarding this issue. We discuss the etiological role of H. pylori in gastric cancer through the Asian experience. Seroprevalence...
- OFFICIAL PUBLICATION OF THE FEDERATION OF INTERNATIONAL SOCIETIES FOR PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY, HEPATOLOGY AND NUTRITION. Winter, Harland S. // International Seminars in Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition;Mar2004, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p1
Introduces a series of articles about Helicobacter pylori and the relevance of Helicobacter pylori infections.
- Helicobacter pylori Infection: Genetic and Environmental Influences. Malaty, Hoda M.; Engstrand, Lars; Pedersen, Nancy L. // Annals of Internal Medicine;6/15/94, Vol. 120 Issue 12, p982
Presents information on a study which investigated the importance of genetic effects for acquiring Helicobacter pylori infection. Methodology; Results and discussion; Conclusions.
- Absence of Helicobacter pylori in Dental Plaque Assessed by Stool Test. Checchi, Luigi; Felice, Prieto; Acciardi, Carmela; Ricci, Chiara; Gatta, Luigi; Polacci, Roberta; Holton, John; Vaira, Dino // American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct2000, Vol. 95 Issue 10, p3005
Presents a letter to the editor about Helicobacter pylori infection.
- Age of the Association between Helicobacter pyloriand Man. Moodley, Yoshan; Linz, Bodo; Bond, Robert P.; Nieuwoudt, Martin; Soodyall, Himla; Schlebusch, Carina M.; Bernhöft, Steffi; Hale, James; Suerbaum, Sebastian; Mugisha, Lawrence; van der Merwe, Schalk W.; Achtman, Mark // PLoS Pathogens;May2012, Vol. 8 Issue 5, Special section p1
When modern humans left Africa ca. 60,000 years ago (60 kya), they were already infected with Helicobacter pylori, and these bacteria have subsequently diversified in parallel with their human hosts. But how long were humans infected by H. pylori prior to the out-of-Africa event? Did this...
- Helicobacter Pylori: Revisiting the Role of Host Genetics in Susceptibility to Infectious Diseases. Basu, Anindya; Chatterjee, Aniruddha; Kottalil, Divya Mathew // Journal of Computational Intelligence in Bioinformatics;2010, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p1
Infectious diseases continue to be the leading reason of mortality across the globe. It has been put forward recently that host factors plays a key role in disease pathogenesis apart from the contributing pathogens. Helicobacter pylori is the major cause of inflammatory gastroduodenal and...
- Preface. Nakajima, Shigemi // Current Pharmaceutical Design;Oct2000, Vol. 6 Issue 15, p1l
Introduces articles about Helicobacter pylori infection, published in the journal 'Current Pharmaceutical Design'. Testing and treating Helicobacter pylori infection; Etiology of Helicobacter pylori.