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  1. Contribution of efflux pumps in development of antimicrobial resistance has been largely addressed in Gram negative and to a much lesser extent in Gram positive bacteria. Measuring accumulation of Hoechst (H) ...

    Authors: Mohammad Hossein Sobhanipoor, Roya Ahmadrajabi, Hossein Hosseini Nave and Fereshteh Saffari
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:195
  2. Aliivibrio salmonicida is the causative agent of cold-water vibriosis in salmonids (Oncorhynchus mykiss and Salmo salar L.) and gadidae (Gadus morhua L.). Virulence-associated factors that are essential for the f...

    Authors: Anna Skåne, Per Kristian Edvardsen, Gabriele Cordara, Jennifer Sarah Maria Loose, Kira Daryl Leitl, Ute Krengel, Henning Sørum, Fatemeh Askarian and Gustav Vaaje-Kolstad
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:194
  3. Huperzine A (Hup A) has attracted considerable attention as an effective therapeutic candidate drug used to treat Alzheimer’s disease. Whereas, the production of Hup A from wild plants faced a major challenge,...

    Authors: Bo Pang, Dengpan Yin, Yufeng Zhai, Anguo He, Linlin Qiu, Qiao Liu, Nan Ma, Hongjun Shen, Qiaojun Jia, Zongsuo Liang and Dekai Wang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:191
  4. Recent studies have demonstrated the potential of surface display technology in therapeutic development and enzyme immobilization. Utilization of lactic acid bacteria in non-GMO surface display applications is...

    Authors: Robie Vasquez, Bernadette B. Bagon, Ji Hoon Song, Nam Soo Han and Dae-Kyung Kang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:190
  5. Despite the known influence of continuous cropping on soil microorganisms, little is known about the associated difference in the effects of continuous cropping on the community compositions of soil bacteria a...

    Authors: Xin Gu, Na Yang, Yan Zhao, Wenhui Liu and Tingfeng Li
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:189
  6. Pseudomonas species are widely distributed in the human body, animals, plants, soil, fresh water, seawater, etc. Pseudomonas aeruginosa is one of the main pathogens involved in nosocomial infections. It can cause...

    Authors: Shuqian Hu, Xiang Li, Xin Yin, Runmeng Li, Ruiyang Zhang, Junhao Zang and Yin Liu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:188
  7. Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic pathogen that can cause a variety of infections in humans, such as burn wound infections and infections of the lungs, the bloodstream and surgical site infections. Nosoc...

    Authors: Shri Natrajan Arumugam, Prasanth Manohar, Sunilkumar Sukumaran, Sathish Sadagopan, Belinda Loh, Sebastian Leptihn and Ramesh Nachimuthu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:187
  8. Cellulolytic microorganisms are considered a key player in the degradation of feed fiber. These microorganisms can be isolated from various resources, such as animal gut, plant surfaces, soil and oceans. A new...

    Authors: Zhenda Shang, Suozhu Liu, Yanzhen Duan, Chengling Bao, Jian Wang, Bing Dong and Yunhe Cao
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:186
  9. β-glucosidase is an important biomass-degrading enzyme and plays a vital role in generating renewable biofuels through enzymatic saccharification. In this study, we analyzed the transcriptome of Trichoderma harzi...

    Authors: Nan Sun, Xiaoxuan Liu, Bingxi Zhang, Xuemei Wang, Wei Na, Zhen Tan, Xiaochun Li and Qingfeng Guan
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:185
  10. Gastric microbial dysbiosis were reported to be associated with gastric cancer (GC). This study aimed to explore the variation, diversity, and composition patterns of gastric bacteria in stages of gastric carc...

    Authors: Dehua Liu, Rutong Zhang, Si Chen, Baolin Sun and Kaiguang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:184
  11. Polyhydroxybutyrate (PHB) is a biopolymer formed by some microbes in response to excess carbon sources or essential nutrient depletion. PHBs are entirely biodegradable into CO2 and H2O under aerobic and anaerobic...

    Authors: Shereen M. Hamdy, Amal W. Danial, Sanaa M. F. Gad El-Rab, Ahmed A. M. Shoreit and Abd El-Latif Hesham
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:183
  12. Long-term cultivation of ginseng can cause severe crop disorders and soil sickness. Crop rotation is an effective agricultural management measure to improve soil sustainability and decrease pathogens. However,...

    Authors: Xingbo Bian, Xiaohang Yang, Qiong Li and Xin Sun
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:182
  13. To study the mechanism of lactoferrin (LF) regulating metabolic disorders in nutritionally obese mice through intestinal microflora. Twenty-one male C57BL/6 mice were randomly divided into 3 groups: control gr...

    Authors: Li Li, Chunli Ma, Hurilebagen, Hong Yuan, Ruiping Hu, Wuji Wang and Weilisi
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:181
  14. The emergence of antimicrobial resistant bacteria in food producing animals is of growing concern to food safety and health. Staphylococci are common inhabitants of skin and mucous membranes in humans and anim...

    Authors: Beverly Egyir, Esther Dsani, Christian Owusu-Nyantakyi, Grebstad Rabbi Amuasi, Felicia Amoa Owusu, Emmanuel Allegye-Cudjoe and Kennedy Kwasi Addo
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:180
  15. The increase in drug-resistant opportunistic pathogenic bacteria, especially of antibiotic-resistant Staphylococcus epidermidis (S. epidermidis), has led to difficulties in the treatment of skin and soft tissue i...

    Authors: Zhiling Cai, Zitong Mo, Shiqian Zheng, Shihua Lan, Shengjun Xie, Jinghui Lu, Chunping Tang and Zhibin Shen
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:179
  16. 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
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:178

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  17. The aim of this study was to elucidate the epidemiological features of carbapenemase-producing Enterobacterales (CPE) in the pediatric and neonatal patients, to describe clinical characteristics of neonatal patie...

    Authors: Jiansheng Wang, Yuanpeng Lv, Weiwei Yang, Peng Zhao and Changfu Yin
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:177
  18. Staphylococcus aureus is a leading cause for morbidity and mortality associated with skin and burn wound infections. Therapeutic options for methicillin-resistant S. aureus (MRSA) have dwindled and therefore alte...

    Authors: Shuai Gao, Abidullah Khan, Xuhong Chen, Guohui Xiao, Stijn van der Veen, Yin Chen and Xu’ai Lin
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:176
  19. Recently, Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) infections have been increasing, especially in immunocompromised and older adults. The rapid increase has triggered a global health concern due to limited therapeutic s...

    Authors: Siran Lin, Wenya Hua, Shiyong Wang, Yu Zhang, Xinchang Chen, Hong Liu, Lingyun Shao, Jiazhen Chen and Wenhong Zhang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:175
  20. Phytoremediation is a green technology that removes heavy metal (HM) contamination from the environment by using HM plant accumulators. Among soil microbiota, plant growth promoting bacteria (PGPR) have a role...

    Authors: Ahmed A. Sorour, Heba Khairy, Eman H. Zaghloul and Heba A. H. Zaghloul
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:174
  21. Sustainable production of oil for food, feed, fuels and other lipid-based chemicals is essential to meet the demand of the increasing human population. Consequently, novel and sustainable resources such as lig...

    Authors: Linnea Qvirist, Friederike Mierke, Ricardo Vazquez Juarez and Thomas Andlid
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:173
  22. An increased level of the dietary protein alters the colonic microbial community and metabolic profile of pigs, but it remains unclear whether this leads to colonic inflammation and impairs barrier function in...

    Authors: Zhongxin Li, Liren Ding, Weiyun Zhu and Suqin Hang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:172
  23. Botrytis cinerea can cause serious disease on lots of plant hosts during growth and postharvest storage. Biocontrol is known to be eco-friendly methods to control pathogens. Plant endophytic bacteria are generall...

    Authors: Baozhen Feng, Dandan Chen, Ruixue Jin, Erqin Li and Peiqian Li
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:170
  24. Individuals with type 1 diabetes and those with depression show differences in the composition of the gut microbiome from that of healthy people. However, these differences have not yet been studied in patient...

    Authors: Frank Petrak, Stephan Herpertz, Julia Hirsch, Bonnie Röhrig, Iris Donati-Hirsch, Georg Juckel, Juris J. Meier and Sören Gatermann
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:169
  25. Fungi associated with insects represent one potentially rich source for the discovery of novel metabolites. However, a comprehensive understanding of the fungal communities of Apis mellifera ligustica remains elu...

    Authors: Pu Cui, Kun Kong, Yong Yao, Zhongdi Huang, Shuping Shi, Peng Liu, Yechen Huang, Naeem Abbas, Linsheng Yu and Yinglao Zhang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:168
  26. Usage of “probiotics” for treatment of food-borne pathogens associated diseases, makes a significant reduction in transmission of resistant bacteria, and antimicrobial resistance genes from aquaculture environ...

    Authors: Sheida Ehsannia, Hamed Ahari, Shapour Kakoolaki, Seyed Amirali Anvar and Shima Yousefi
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:167
  27. Giardia duodenalis, a single-celled intestinal parasite, is divided into eight assemblages (A-H), with differences in host specificity. Giardia duodenalis reproduces asexually and cycles between the binucleated t...

    Authors: Floor L. Veldhuis, Rolf Nijsse, Jaap A. Wagenaar, Ger Arkesteijn and Frans N. J. Kooyman
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:166
  28. Studies on yeasts involved in traditional sorghum beer fermentation in several African countries revealed the presence of two groups: Saccharomyces and non-Saccharomyces. If Saccharomyces strains were reputed for...

    Authors: Wahauwouélé Hermann Coulibaly, Zamble Bi Irié Abel Boli, Koffi Maïzan Jean-Paul Bouatenin, Ange-Michèle Akissi M’bra, Sonagnon H. S. Kouhounde and Koffi Marcellin Djè
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:165
  29. 2,3-Butanediol (2,3-BD), a valuable compound used for chemicals, cosmetics, pesticides and pharmaceuticals, has been produced by various microbes. However, no high-temperature fermentation of the compound at h...

    Authors: Chansom Keo-oudone, Koudkeo Phommachan, Orathai Suliya, Mochamad Nurcholis, Somchanh Bounphanmy, Tomoyuki Kosaka and Mamoru Yamada
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:164
  30. Cryptococcosis is a life-threatening infection is primarily caused by two sibling species Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii. Several virulence-related factors of these cryptococci have been widely i...

    Authors: Thitinan Kitisin, Watcharamat Muangkaew and Passanesh Sukphopetch
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:162
  31. Mosquitoes (Diptera: Culicidae) are vectors that transmit numerous pathogens to humans and other vertebrates. Haemagogus leucocelaenus is a mosquito associated with transmission of yellow fever virus. The insect ...

    Authors: Herculano da Silva, Tatiane M. P. Oliveira, Ester C. Sabino, Diego Peres Alonso and Maria Anice M. Sallum
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:161
  32. The food industry is increasingly becoming more scrutinized, given the frequency and intensity with which zoonotic diseases are being reported. Pathogen tracking has become more applicable with regards food sa...

    Authors: Prudence Mpundu, John Bwalya Muma, Nawa Mukumbuta, Andrew Nalishuwa Mukubesa, Walter Muleya, Penjaninge Kapila, Bernard Mudenda Hang’ombe and Musso Munyeme
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:160
  33. Several species of nematophagous fungi exist in nature that can capture and kill nematodes as natural predators of soil-dwelling worms. These are important in agriculture and animal husbandry as biological con...

    Authors: Maradona Berhanu, Hika Waktole, Gezahegne Mamo and Getachew Terefe
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:159
  34. The two subspecies of Bifidobacterium catenulatum, B. catenulatum subsp. kashiwanohense and B. catenulatum subsp. catenulatum, are usually from the infant and adult gut, respectively. However, the genomic analysi...

    Authors: Jiaqi Liu, Weicheng Li, Caiqing Yao, Jie Yu and Heping Zhang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:158
  35. Pine wilt disease (PWD) is a worldwide forest disease caused by pine wood nematode (PWN). In this article, we investigated the composition, organization, correlation, and function of the endophytic microbial c...

    Authors: Xin Hao, Xuefeng Liu, Jie Chen, Bowen Wang, Yang Li, Yi Ye, Wei Ma and Ling Ma
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:157
  36. The coronavirus disease, so far (COVID-19) has brought about millions of infections and fatalities throughout the world. Our aim was to determine the correlation between rubella IGG titers with the severity CO...

    Authors: Leyla Sahebi, Mohsen Hosseini, Alireza Abdollahi, Nahid Farrokhzad, Samrand Fattah Ghazi, Farzaneh Samaei Noroozi and Fereshteh Ghiasvand
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:156
  37. Organic mulch is an important management practice in agricultural production to improve soil quality, control crop pests and diseases and increase the biodiversity of soil microecosystem. However, the informat...

    Authors: Dandan Xu, Jinfeng Ling, Fang Qiao, Pinggen Xi, Yani Zeng, Jianfan Zhang, Cuizhen Lan, Zide Jiang, Aitian Peng and Pingdong Li
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:155
  38. Mycobacterium bovis notoriously causes detrimental infections in bovines and humans. In this study, 1500 buffaloes and 2200 cattle were tested by single intradermal comparative cervical tuberculin test and compar...

    Authors: Mohamed Sabry Abd Elraheam Elsayed, Ahmed Salah, Ahmed Abd Elbadee and Tamer Roshdy
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:154
  39. C. albicans is a pathogenic yeast that is the most common cause of fungal infections in humans. Unfortunately, the yeast’s resistance to the antifungal medication fluconazole (FLC) is increasing; furthermore, tes...

    Authors: Chanika Maenchantrarath, Pradchama Khumdee, Seksun Samosornsuk, Narissara Mungkornkaew and Worada Samosornsuk
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:153
  40. Leptospirosis is a significant emerging infectious disease worldwide. Rodents are considered to be the most critical hosts of Leptospira spp. Fujian Province is a region highly endemic for leptospirosis in China....

    Authors: Guoying Xu, Haiyan Qiu, Weijun Liu, Xiugao Jiang, Yung-Fu Chang, Jiaxiong Wang, Zhenpeng Li, Yongzhang Zhu, Cuicai Zhang and Fangzhen Xiao
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:151
  41. Urinary tract infection (UTI) is one of the most common outpatient bacterial infections. In this study, we isolated and characterized an extensively-drug resistant (XDR) NDM-5-producing Escherichia coli EC1390 fr...

    Authors: Tran Thi Dieu Thuy, Hsu-Feng Lu, Pei-Yun Kuo, Wei-Hung Lin, Tzu-Ping Lin, Yi-Tzu Lee, Tran Thi Thuy Duong, Ming-Cheng Wang, Yi-Hong Lee, Li-Li Wen, Yu-Chen Chen and Cheng-Yen Kao
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:150
  42. Probiotic starters can improve the flavor profile, texture, and health-promoting properties of fermented foods. Tetragenococcus halophilus is a halophilic lactic acid bacterium that is a candidate starter for hig...

    Authors: Da Hye Kim, Seul-Ah Kim, Yu Mi Jo, Hee Seo, Ga Yun Kim, Seong Won Cheon, Su Hwi Yang, Che Ok Jeon and Nam Soo Han
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:149
  43. The composition and diversity of root microbial community are affected by plant genotypes and soil environment, which in turn affect plant growth and development. Grafting rootstock types of the apple tree can...

    Authors: Jianxun Wang, Ruolin Wang, Feng Kang, Xia Yan, Ling Sun, Nana Wang, Yufeng Gong, Xiaoning Gao and Lili Huang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:148
  44. The microbial population of the intestinal tract and its relationship to specific diseases has been extensively studied during the past decade. However, reports characterizing the bile microbiota are rare. Thi...

    Authors: Mari Kirishima, Seiya Yokoyama, Kei Matsuo, Taiji Hamada, Michiko Shimokawa, Toshiaki Akahane, Tomoyuki Sugimoto, Hirohito Tsurumaru, Matsujiro Ishibashi, Yuko Mataki, Takao Ootsuka, Mitsuharu Nomoto, Chihiro Hayashi, Akihiko Horiguchi, Michiyo Higashi and Akihide Tanimoto
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:147
  45. Although urinary tract infections (UTIs) are extremely common, isolation of causative uropathogens is not always routinely performed, with antibiotics frequently prescribed empirically. This study determined t...

    Authors: Yinka M. Somorin, Nichola-Jane M. Weir, Sally H. Pattison, Martin A. Crockard, Carmel M. Hughes, Michael M. Tunney and Deirdre F. Gilpin
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2022 22:144

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