Genomes and Genes
Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579
Alias: Bacillus cereus (strain ATCC 14579 / DSM 31)
Publications130 found, 100 shown here
- Characterization of inhibitor A, a protease from Bacillus thuringiensis which degrades attacins and cecropins, two classes of antibacterial proteins in insectsG Dalhammar
Eur J Biochem 139:247-52. 1984..The specificity of the enzyme is explained in terms of the open structure of the cecropins and a pronounced inability of inhibitor A to attack globular proteins...
- Molecular cloning and characterization of the hblA gene encoding the B component of hemolysin BL from Bacillus cereusJ H Heinrichs
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Cook College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 0231
J Bacteriol 175:6760-6. 1993..Higher levels of expression and disruption of the hblA gene are being pursued to resolve whether hemolysin BL is indeed the enterotoxin...
- Identification of a Bacillus thuringiensis gene that positively regulates transcription of the phosphatidylinositol-specific phospholipase C gene at the onset of the stationary phaseD Lereclus
Unité de Biochimie Microbienne, URA 1300, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France
J Bacteriol 178:2749-56. 1996..As PlcR positively regulates its own transcription and plcA transcription, this conserved DNA sequence may be the specific recognition target for PlcR activation...
- Molecular cloning and characterization of the genes encoding the L1 and L2 components of hemolysin BL from Bacillus cereusP A Ryan
Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology, Cook College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08903 0231, USA
J Bacteriol 179:2551-6. 1997....
- Sequence analysis of three Bacillus cereus loci carrying PIcR-regulated genes encoding degradative enzymes and enterotoxinO A Okstad
Biotechnology Centre of Oslo and School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Norway
Microbiology 145:3129-38. 1999..Genes surrounding plcA, plcR and hblCDAB that were lacking an upstream PlcR regulatory sequence did not appear to serve functions apparently related to PlcR and did not exhibit a conserved organization in Bacillus subtilis...
- The InhA2 metalloprotease of Bacillus thuringiensis strain 407 is required for pathogenicity in insects infected via the oral routeSinda Fedhila
Unité de Recherches de Lutte biologique, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, La Minière, 78285 Guyancourt Cedex, France
J Bacteriol 184:3296-304. 2002..These results indicate that the B. thuringiensis InhA2 zinc metalloprotease has a vital role in virulence when the host is infected via the oral route...
- A cell-cell signaling peptide activates the PlcR virulence regulon in bacteria of the Bacillus cereus groupLeyla Slamti
Unité de Biochimie Microbienne, CNRS URA2172, Institut Pasteur, 25 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris, France
EMBO J 21:4550-9. 2002..This activating mechanism was found to be strain specific, with this specificity determined by the first residue of the penta peptide...
- Identification of the sigmaB regulon of Bacillus cereus and conservation of sigmaB-regulated genes in low-GC-content gram-positive bacteriaWillem van Schaik
Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences, P O Box 557, 6700AN Wageningen, The Netherlands
J Bacteriol 189:4384-90. 2007....
- Structure of PlcR: Insights into virulence regulation and evolution of quorum sensing in Gram-positive bacteriaNathalie Declerck
Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, Unité 554, and Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Unité Mixte de Recherche 5048, Centre de Biochimie Structurale, Universite de Montpellier, 34090 Montpellier, France
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:18490-5. 2007..Our results shed light on virulence control by PlcR and elucidate origin and evolution of multicellular behavior in bacteria...
- Assessment of CcpA-mediated catabolite control of gene expression in Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579Menno van der Voort
TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
BMC Microbiol 8:62. 2008..Here we studied the role of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 CcpA in regulation of metabolic pathways and expression of enterotoxin genes by comparative ..
- The PlcR virulence regulon of Bacillus cereusMichel Gohar
INRA, Génétique microbienne et Environnement, Guyancourt, France michel gohar jouy inra fr
PLoS ONE 3:e2793. 2008..cereus growth within the host: food supply, host barriers, host immune defenses, and competition with other bacterial species. PlcR appears to be a key component in the efficient adaptation of B. cereus to its host environment...
- The YvfTU two-component system is involved in plcR expression in Bacillus cereusJulien Brillard
UMR408, Sécurité et Qualité des Produits d Origine Végétale, INRA, Universite d Avignon, F 84000 Avignon, France
BMC Microbiol 8:183. 2008..cereus group, the plcR gene is always located in the vicinity of genes encoding the YvfTU two-component system. The putative role of YvfTU in the expression of the PlcR regulon was therefore investigated...
- Genetic and functional analysis of the cytK family of genes in Bacillus cereusAnnette Fagerlund
Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, The Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, PO Box 8146 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway
Microbiology 150:2689-97. 2004..It is likely that CytK-2 toxins contribute to the enterotoxicity of several strains of B. cereus, although not all of the CytK-2 toxins may be as harmful as the CytK-1 originally isolated...
- Biofilm formation by Bacillus cereus is influenced by PlcR, a pleiotropic regulatorYi Huang Hsueh
Department of Food Microbiology and Toxicology, Food Research Institute, University of Wisconsin, 1925 Willow Dr, Madison, WI 53706, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 72:5089-92. 2006..Coating polystyrene plates with surfactin, a biosurfactant from Bacillus subtilis, rescued the deficiency in biofilm formation by the wild type...
- Characterization of germination receptors of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579Luc M Hornstra
Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences, Wageningen University, P O Box 17, 6700 AA Wageningen, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 72:44-53. 2006..ribonucleosides, or a combination of the two is required for efficient germination of endospores of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579. A survey including 20 different amino acids showed that l-alanine, l-cysteine, l-threonine, and l-..
- Comparative transcriptomic and phenotypic analysis of the responses of Bacillus cereus to various disinfectant treatmentsMara Ceragioli
Laboratory of Food Microbiology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 76:3352-60. 2010..In this study, the physiological and genome-wide transcriptional responses of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 exposed to four different disinfectants (benzalkonium chloride, sodium hypochlorite, hydrogen peroxide, ..
- Quantitative analysis of population heterogeneity of the adaptive salt stress response and growth capacity of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579Heidy M W den Besten
TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 73:4797-804. 2007..The growth dynamics of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 during mild and severe salt stress exposure were investigated for the population as a whole in liquid ..
- Phenotypic and transcriptomic analyses of mildly and severely salt-stressed Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 cellsHeidy M W den Besten
TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 75:4111-9. 2009..In this study, exponentially growing cells of the pathogen Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 were exposed to both mild (2.5% [wt/vol] NaCl) and severe (5% [wt/vol] NaCl) salt stress conditions. B...
- Anaerobic growth of Bacillus mojavensis and Bacillus subtilis requires deoxyribonucleosides or DNAMartha J Folmsbee
University of Oklahoma, 770 Van Vleet Oval, Norman, OK 73019 0245, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 70:5252-7. 2004....
- Low concentrations of bile salts induce stress responses and reduce motility in Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 [corrected]Simen M Kristoffersen
Department of Molecular Biosciences, University of Oslo, PB1041 Blindern, 0316 Oslo, Norway
J Bacteriol 189:5302-13. 2007..Motility experiments in soft agar showed that motility decreased following bile salts exposure, in accordance with the transcriptional data. Genes encoding putative virulence factors were either unaffected or down-regulated...
- Manipulation of thiocillin variants by prepeptide gene replacement: structure, conformation, and activity of heterocycle substitution mutantsAlbert A Bowers
Department of Biological Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
J Am Chem Soc 132:7519-27. 2010b>Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 converts the C-terminal 14 residues of a 52-mer prepeptide into a related set of eight variants of the thiocillin subclass of thiazolyl peptide antibiotics by a cascade of post-translational modifications that ..
- Thiopeptide biosynthesis featuring ribosomally synthesized precursor peptides and conserved posttranslational modificationsRijing Liao
State Key Laboratory of Bioorganic and Natural Products Chemistry, Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 345 Lingling Rd, Shanghai 200032, China
Chem Biol 16:141-7. 2009..biosynthesis was supported by genome mining and ultimate confirmation of the thiocillin I production in Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579, a strain that was previously unknown as a thiopeptide producer...
- Synthesis, characterization and evaluation of antibacterial activity of some thiazolo[3,2-b][1,2,4]triazole incorporating diphenylsulfone moietiesStefania Felicia Barbuceanu
Organic Chemistry Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Traian Vuia Street 6, 020956 Bucharest, Romania
Eur J Med Chem 44:4752-7. 2009..19606, Citrobacter freundii ATCC 8090, Escherichia coli ATCC 11775, Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 9027, Enterococcus faecalis ATCC 19433, Staphylococcus aureus ATCC 12600, Staphylococcus epidermidis ATCC 14990, Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579.
- Comparative analysis of transcriptional and physiological responses of Bacillus cereus to organic and inorganic acid shocksMaarten Mols
Top Institute Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands Laboratory of Food Microbiology, Wageningen University and Research Centre, The Netherlands
Int J Food Microbiol 137:13-21. 2010Comparative phenotype and transcriptome analyses were performed with Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 exposed to pH 5.5 set with different acidulants including hydrochloric acid (HCl), lactic acid (HL) and acetic acid (HAc)...
- Insertional mutagenesis reveals genes involved in Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 growth at low temperatureVeronique Broussolle
INRA, UMR Securite et Qualite des Produits d Origine Vegetale, Avignon, France
FEMS Microbiol Lett 306:177-83. 2010Transposon mutagenesis of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 yielded cold-sensitive mutants...
- Quantification of the effect of culturing temperature on salt-induced heat resistance of bacillus speciesHeidy M W den Besten
Wageningen University and Research Centre, Laboratory of Food Microbiology, P O Box 8129, 6700 EV Wageningen, Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 76:4286-92. 2010..The mesophilic strains Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 and ATCC 10987 and the psychrotolerant strain B...
- Differential involvement of the five RNA helicases in adaptation of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 to low growth temperaturesFranck Pandiani
INRA, UMR408, Sécurité et Qualité des Produits d Origine Végétale, Avignon, France
Appl Environ Microbiol 76:6692-7. 2010b>Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 possesses five RNA helicase-encoding genes overexpressed under cold growth conditions. Out of the five corresponding mutants, only the ΔcshA, ΔcshB, and ΔcshC strains were cold sensitive...
- Role of germinant receptors in Caco-2 cell-initiated germination of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 endosporesLuc M Hornstra
TI Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 75:1201-3. 2009Spores obtained from Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 and mutant strains lacking each of seven germinant receptor operons were exposed to differentiated Caco-2 cells and monitored for germination...
- Direct-imaging-based quantification of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 population heterogeneity at a low incubation temperatureHeidy M W den Besten
Wageningen University and Research Centre, Laboratory of Food Microbiology, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 76:927-30. 2010b>Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 was cultured in microcolonies on Anopore strips near its minimum growth temperature to directly image and quantify its population heterogeneity at an abusive refrigeration temperature...
- Copper(II) and uranyl(II) complexes with acylthiosemicarbazide: synthesis, characterization, antibacterial activity and effects on the growth of promyelocytic leukemia cells HL-60Madalina Veronica Angelusiu
Inorganic Chemistry Department, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania
Eur J Med Chem 44:3323-9. 2009..antibacterial activity (against Staphylococcus epidermidis ATCC 14990, Bacillus subtilis ATCC 6633, Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579, Pseudomonas aeruginosa ATCC 9027 and Escherichia coli ATCC 11775 strains) were studied comparatively ..
- Phosphatidylinositol-specific phospholipase C of Bacillus cereus: cloning, sequencing, and relationship to other phospholipasesA Kuppe
Institute of Molecular Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403
J Bacteriol 171:6077-83. 1989..cereus PI-PLC contains a stretch of significant similarity to the glycosylphosphatidylinositol-specific PLC of Trypanosoma brucei. The conserved peptide is proposed to play a role in the function of these enzymes...
- Nucleotide sequence of the glutamine synthetase gene (glnA) and its upstream region from Bacillus cereusY Nakano
Laboratory of Biochemistry, College of Science, Rikkyo St Paul s University, Tokyo
J Biochem 106:209-15. 1989..It is possible that the product of this open reading frame upstream of glnA has a regulatory role in glutamine synthetase expression...
- Sequence of the Bacillus thuringiensis phosphatidylinositol specific phospholipase CD J Henner
Genentech Inc, South San Francisco, CA 94080
Nucleic Acids Res 16:10383. 1988
- Processing of Bacillus cereus 569/H beta-lactamase I in Escherichia coli and Bacillus subtilisP S Mezes
J Biol Chem 260:1218-23. 1985..cereus 569/H indicated that UUG is being utilized as the initiation codon for penPC. The same result was obtained for the pre-beta-lactamase I from similarly treated cells of the closely related B. cereus 5/B strain...
- Cloning and sequencing of the metallothioprotein beta-lactamase II gene of Bacillus cereus 569/H in Escherichia coliM Hussain
J Bacteriol 164:223-9. 1985..These findings will help to define the secondary structure, mechanism of action, and evolutionary lineage of B. cereus beta-lactamase II and other class B beta-lactamases...
- Cloning and primary structure of a new hemolysin gene from Bacillus cereusG E Baida
Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Microorganisms, Russian Academy of Sciences, Pushchino, Moscow Region, Russia
Biochim Biophys Acta 1264:151-4. 1995..Shiba, A., Seo, S., Yamamoto, J., Matsuyama, J. and Miwatani, T. (1991) FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 79, 205-210)...
- Sphingomyelinase is part of the 'enterotoxin complex' produced by Bacillus cereusP E Granum
Department of Food Hygiene, Norwegian College of Veterinary Medicine, Oslo
FEMS Microbiol Lett 110:97-100. 1993....
- [Nucleotide sequence of phospholipase C and sphingomyelinase genes from Bacillus cereus BKM-B164]I V Gavrilenko
Bioorg Khim 19:133-8. 1993....
- The crystal structure of tris-inhibited phospholipase C from Bacillus cereus at 1.9 A resolution. The nature of the metal ion in site 2S Hansen
Institute of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, University of Tromsø, Norway
J Mol Biol 231:870-6. 1993..This study is one of a series which explores the active site of PLC by complexing the enzyme with inhibitors and substrate analogues...
- A germination-specific spore cortex-lytic enzyme from Bacillus cereus spores: cloning and sequencing of the gene and molecular characterization of the enzymeR Moriyama
Department of Applied Biological Sciences, School of Agricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Japan
J Bacteriol 178:5330-2. 1996....
- Cloning, sequencing and overexpression of the leucine dehydrogenase gene from Bacillus cereusT Stoyan
Institut für Enzymtechnologie, Heinrich Heine Universität Düsseldorf in der KFA Jülich, Germany
J Biotechnol 54:77-80. 1997..stearothermophilus and Thermoactinomyces intermedius. The active protein was overexpressed in Escherichia coli to yield approximately 30% of the total soluble protein...
- Crystal structure of the zinc-dependent beta-lactamase from Bacillus cereus at 1.9 A resolution: binuclear active site with features of a mononuclear enzymeS M Fabiane
The Randall Institute, King s College London, U K
Biochemistry 37:12404-11. 1998....
- 1.85 A resolution structure of the zinc (II) beta-lactamase from Bacillus cereusA Carfi
LCM, Institut de Biologie Structurale Jean Pierre Ebel CEA CNRS, Grenoble, France
Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 54:313-23. 1998..In addition, the structure of the apo enzyme was determined at 2.5 A resolution. The removal of the zinc ion by chelating agents causes small changes in the active-site environment...
- A novel spore peptidoglycan hydrolase of Bacillus cereus: biochemical characterization and nucleotide sequence of the corresponding gene, sleLY Chen
Department of Molecular Biosciences, Graduate School of Bioagricultural Sciences, Nagoya University, Nagoya, Aichi 464 8601, Japan
J Bacteriol 182:1499-506. 2000..The B. subtilis genome sequence contains genes, yaaH and ydhD, which encode putative proteins showing similarity to SleL...
- Solution structure of the E. coli 70S ribosome at 11.5 A resolutionI S Gabashvili
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Health Research, Inc, Albany, New York 11201 0509, USA
Cell 100:537-49. 2000..Analysis of the bridging connections between the subunits provides insight into the dynamic signaling mechanism between the ribosomal subunits...
- Molecular cloning and characterization of the gene coding for azoreductase from Bacillus sp. OY1-2 isolated from soilY Suzuki
Departments of Pathology, Food Microbiology, and Environmental Sanitation, Osaka Prefectural Institute of Public Health, 1 3 69, Nakamichi, Higashinari ku, Osaka 537 0025, Japan
J Biol Chem 276:9059-65. 2001..This is the first report describing the sequencing and characterization of a gene encoding the azo dye-reducing enzyme, azoreductase, from aerobic bacteria and its expression in E. coli...
- Identification of genes involved in the activation of the Bacillus thuringiensis inhA metalloprotease gene at the onset of sporulationC Grandvalet
Unité de Biochimie Microbienne, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique URA 2172, Institut Pasteur, 25 rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
Microbiology 147:1805-13. 2001..subtilis indicates that the Spo0A-dependent regulation of inhA expression depends on AbrB, which is known to regulate expression of transition state and sporulation genes in B. subtilis...
- Cloning and overexpression of Bacillus cereus penicillin-binding protein 3 gene in Escherichia coliTakahisa Miyamoto
Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Faculty of Agriculture, Graduate School, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem 66:44-50. 2002..A protein was produced by the cells of E. coli carrying pET-pbp3. The produced protein migrated at about 75 kDa in SDS-polyacrylamide gel and strongly reacted with biotinylated ampicillin...
- Identification of proteins involved in the heat stress response of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579Paula M Periago
Center for Food Sciences, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, 6703 HD Wageningen, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 68:3486-95. 2002..Collectively, these data show that during mild processing, cross-protection from heating occurs in pathogenic B. cereus, which may result in increased survival in foods...
- Effect of dissolved carbon dioxide on thermal inactivation of microorganisms in milkC R Loss
Department of Food Science, Stocking Hall, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
J Food Prot 65:1924-9. 2002..A decrease in thermal survival rates (D-values) for Pseudomonas fluorescens R1-232 and Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 spores in milk was positively correlated with CO2 concentrations (1 to 36 mM)...
- Genes of Bacillus cereus and Bacillus anthracis encoding proteins of the exosporiumSarah J Todd
Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
J Bacteriol 185:3373-8. 2003..Two enzymes, alanine racemase and nucleoside hydrolase, are tightly adsorbed to the exosporium layer; they could metabolize small molecule germinants and may reduce the sensitivity of spores to these, limiting premature germination...
- A constitutively expressed 36 kDa exochitinase from Bacillus thuringiensis HD-1Naresh Arora
International Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, PO Box 10504, New Delhi 1100 67, India
Biochem Biophys Res Commun 307:620-5. 2003..The expressed 36 kDa chitinase potentiated the insecticidal effect of the vegetative insecticidal protein (Vip) when used against neonate larvae of Spodoptera litura...
- The alternative sigma factor sigmaB of Bacillus cereus: response to stress and role in heat adaptationWillem van Schaik
Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences Laboratory of Food Microbiology, Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands
J Bacteriol 186:316-25. 2004..protein whose function is not known (Orf4) was identified in the genome sequence of the food pathogen Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579. Western blotting with polyclonal antibodies raised against sigma(B) revealed that there was 20...
- Characterization of two Bacillus thuringiensis genes identified by in vivo screening of virulence factorsSinda Fedhila
Unité Grénétique microbienne et Environnement, La Minière, 78285 Guyancourt Cedex, France
Appl Environ Microbiol 70:4784-91. 2004..Overall, our findings suggest that the yqgB and yqfZ genes encode adaptive factors that may act in synergy, enabling the bacteria to cope with the physical environment in vivo, facilitating colonization of the host...
- E144S active-site mutant of the Bacillus cereus thermolysin-like neutral protease at 2.8 A resolutionS A Lister
Department of Chemistry, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Acta Crystallogr D Biol Crystallogr 52:543-50. 1996..Chem. Res. 21, 333-340]. We suggest that the residual activity of the E144S mutant arises from a water molecule, which is found within hydrogen-bonding distance of Ser144, acting as a general base in the catalytic function of the mutant...
- The molecular structure and catalytic mechanism of a quorum-quenching N-acyl-L-homoserine lactone hydrolaseMyung Hee Kim
Korea Research Institute of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Yusong, Daejon 305 600, Korea
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:17606-11. 2005..We present experimental evidence that AHL-lactonase is a metalloenzyme containing two zinc ions involved in catalysis, and we propose a catalytic mechanism for bacterial metallo-AHL-lactonases...
- Influence of sporulation medium composition on transcription of ger operons and the germination response of spores of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579Luc M Hornstra
Laboratory of Food Microbiology, Wageningen University, Bomenweg 2, 6703 HD Wageningen, The Netherlands
Appl Environ Microbiol 72:3746-9. 2006b>Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 endospores were produced in Y1 medium, a nutrient-rich, chemically defined sporulation medium, and in modified G medium, containing low amounts of nutrients...
- Assembly of pili on the surface of Bacillus cereus vegetative cellsJonathan M Budzik
Department of Microbiology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Mol Microbiol 66:495-510. 2007..B. anthracis sortase A (srtA), but not sortase B (srtB) or C (srtC), is required for proper anchoring of pili to the bacterial envelope, suggesting that BcpA/BcpB pili are linked to peptidoglycan cross-bridges...
- Evaluation of the antibacterial activity of the methylene chloride extract of Miconia ligustroides, isolated triterpene acids, and ursolic acid derivativesWilson R Cunha
Núcleo de Pesquisa em Ciências Exatas e Tecnológicas da Universidade de Franca, Franca, SP, Brazil
Pharm Biol 48:166-9. 2010..The mixture of triterpenes, ursolic and oleanolic acids, did not enhance the antimicrobial activity. However, the acetyl and methyl ester derivatives, prepared from ursolic acid, increased the inhibitory activity for S. pneumoniae...
- Characterization of germination and outgrowth of sorbic acid-stressed Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 spores: phenotype and transcriptome analysisC C J van Melis
Top Institute Food and Nutrition, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Food Microbiol 28:275-83. 2011..The potential role of these HSA-stress associated genes in spore outgrowth is discussed...
- Crystal structure of the catalytic domain of the Bacillus cereus SleB protein, important in cortex peptidoglycan degradation during spore germinationYunfeng Li
Department of Molecular, Microbial and Structural Biology University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut, USA
J Bacteriol 194:4537-45. 2012..SleB and CwlJ may offer novel targets for the development of anti-spore agents...
- Tuning of thioredoxin redox properties by intramolecular hydrogen bondsAsmund Kjendseth Røhr
Department of Biosciences, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
PLoS ONE 8:e69411. 2013..We suggest that our model applies to other thioredoxin subclasses with similar active site arrangements. ..
- Gene transcription from the linear plasmid pBClin15 leads to cell lysis and extracellular DNA-dependent aggregation of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 in response to quinolone-induced stressAniko Vörös
Laboratory for Microbial Dynamics LaMDa, Department of Pharmaceutical Biosciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
Microbiology 159:2283-93. 2013..cereus ATCC 14579. Furthermore, our results warrant a recommendation to always verify the presence of pBClin15 following genetic manipulation of B. cereus ATCC 14579. ..
- Isolation and identification of a new intracellular antimicrobial peptide produced by Paenibacillus alvei AN5Bassam Alkotaini
Department of Chemical and Process Engineering, Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, 43600, Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia
World J Microbiol Biotechnol 30:1377-85. 2014..showed antimicrobial activity against Salmonella enteritidis ATCC 13076, Escherichia coli ATCC 29522, Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 and Lactobacillus plantarum ATCC 8014...
- Quantification of the impact of single and multiple mild stresses on outgrowth heterogeneity of Bacillus cereus sporesC C J van Melis
Top Institute Food and Nutrition, Nieuwe Kanaal 9A, 6709 PA, Wageningen, The Netherlands Food Microbiology Laboratory, Wageningen University, Bornse Weilanden 9, 6708 WG, Wageningen, The Netherlands
Int J Food Microbiol 177:57-62. 2014..In this study, the impact of mild preservation stresses on outgrowth of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 spores was quantified during the first stages of outgrowth...
- The biosynthesis of UDP-d-FucNAc-4N-(2)-oxoglutarate (UDP-Yelosamine) in Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579: Pat and Pyl, an aminotransferase and an ATP-dependent Grasp protein that ligates 2-oxoglutarate to UDP-4-amino-sugarsSoyoun Hwang
From the Complex Carbohydrate Research Center and
J Biol Chem 289:35620-32. 2014....
- Characterization and antimicrobial application of biosynthesized gold and silver nanoparticles by using Microbacterium resistensChao Wang
a Department of Oriental Medicine Biotechnology and Ginseng Bank, College of Life Sciences, Kyung Hee University, Yongin, Republic of Korea and
Artif Cells Nanomed Biotechnol 44:1714-21. 2016..Therefore, the current study describes the simple, green, and extracellular synthesis of gold and silver nanoparticles by the type strain Microbacterium resistens(T) [KACC14505]. ..
- Chemical Composition and In Vitro Evaluation of Antimicrobial, Antioxidant and Antigerminative Properties of the Seed Oil from the Tunisian Endemic Ferula tunetana Pomel ex BattMansour Znati
Laboratory Heterocyclic Chemistry, Natural Products and é LR11SE39, Team Medicinal Chemistry and Natural Products and Reactivity, Faculty of Science of Monastir, University of Monastir, 5019, Monastir, Tunisia
Chem Biodivers . 2016..2 ± 1.0 mm) and Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 (IZ 15.8 ± 1.0 mm)...
- Antagonistic properties of two recombinant strains of Streptomyces melanosporofaciens obtained by intraspecific protoplast fusionS Agbessi
Centre d étude et de valorisation de la diversité microbienne, Departement de Biologie, Universite de Sherbrooke, 2500 Boulevard Universite, J1 K 2R1, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 62:233-8. 2003..recombinant strains (FP-54 and FP-60) that differed with regard to their antagonistic properties against Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579, Streptomyces scabies EF-35 and Phytophthora fragariae var. rubi 390 were characterized...
- Elaboration of an electroporation protocol for Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579Nathalie Turgeon
Institut Universitaire de Cardiologie et de Pneumologie, Hopital Laval, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
J Microbiol Methods 67:543-8. 2006An electro-transformation procedure was established for Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579. Using early growth-stage culture and high electric field, the ectroporation efficiency was up to 2 x 10(9) cfu microg(-1) ml(-1) with pC194 plasmid DNA...
- Comparison of alkyl hydroperoxide reductase and two water-forming NADH oxidases from Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579Liang Wang
School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, 62 Nanyang Drive, Singapore, 637459, Singapore
Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 96:1265-73. 2012..Exogenously added reductive reagent dithiothreitol could dramatically increase the total turnover number of nox-2(444) and nox-2(554) by twofold and threefold, respectively, but had no effect on AhpR or nox-1...
- Characterization of a spore-specific protein of the Bacillus cereus groupCecilie From
Department of Food Safety and Infection Biology, Section for Food Safety, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Oslo, Norway
FEMS Microbiol Lett 331:152-9. 2012Bc1245 is a monocistronic chromosomal gene of Bacillus cereus ATCC 14579 encoding a putative protein of 143 amino acids identified in this study to have a spore-related function in B. cereus...
- The role of the pro-sequence in the processing and secretion of the thermolysin-like neutral protease from Bacillus cereusD R Wetmore
Department of Biological Sciences, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Mol Microbiol 6:1593-604. 1992..N-terminal analysis of the mutant mature protein demonstrates that the processing site is unaltered by the pro-sequence deletion. The deletion must, therefore, modulate the kinetics of processing and/or secretion of the pro-protein...
- Crystal structures of phosphate, iodide and iodate-inhibited phospholipase C from Bacillus cereus and structural investigations of the binding of reaction products and a substrate analogueS Hansen
Department of Chemistry, University of Tromsø, Norway
J Mol Biol 225:543-9. 1992..The ninth blocks the entrance to the active site cleft and is of higher occupancy. Altogether, these results suggest that the substrate, a phospholipid, is associated directly with the metal ions during catalysis...
- The structure of neutral protease from Bacillus cereus at 0.2-nm resolutionW Stark
Department of Structural Biology, University of Basel, Switzerland
Eur J Biochem 207:781-91. 1992..The high-resolution analysis allows detailed examination of possible causes for the difference in thermostability between neutral protease and thermolysin...
- Molecular characterization of immune inhibitor A, a secreted virulence protease from Bacillus thuringiensisA Lovgren
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Institut fur Biologie II, University of Tubingen, FRG
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Department of Zoology, Oxford, U K
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Sir William Dunn School of Pathology, University of Oxford, U K
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Department of Microbiology, Stockholm University, Sweden
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Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Faculty of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Japan
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Department of Microbiology, Stockholm University, Sweden
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Institute of Molecular Biology, University of Oregon, Eugene 97403
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Department of Ecology, Genetics and Microbiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Leon, Spain
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Department of Agricultural Chemistry, Kyoto Prefectural University, Shimogamo, Sakyo, Japan
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Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Microorganisms, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow Region, 142292, Pushchino, Russia
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Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, United Kingdom
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Laboratoire de Cristallographie Macromoléculaire, Institut de Biologie Structurale Jean Pierre Ebel, CNRS CEA, Grenoble, France
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Department of Physiology, Structural Biology Group, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118 2394, USA
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Ecogen, Inc, 2000 Cabot Boulevard West, Langhorne, Pennsylvania, PA 19047, USA
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Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, United Kingdom
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Department of Cell Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Toyama University, Toyama, Japan
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Institute of Molecular Agrobiology, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117604
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Department of Medical Biochemistry and Genetics, The Texas A and M University System Health Science Center, 440 Reynolds Medical Building, College Station, TX 77843 1114, USA
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Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118 2394, USA
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Department of Biological Sciences, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana 47907, USA
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Wageningen Centre for Food Sciences, Laboratory of Food Microbiology, Wageningen UR, The Netherlands
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Groupe Génétique et Physiologie des Bacillus pathogènes, Institut Pasteur, 75015 Paris, France
J Bacteriol 186:3531-8. 2004..We also found that the plcR genes of three B. anthracis strains belonging to different phylogenetic groups contained the same nonsense mutation, suggesting that this mutation is a distinctive trait of this species...
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Graduate School of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 4259 Nagatsuta, Midori ku, Yokohama, 226 8501, Japan
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