Dichelobacter

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Alias: Dichelobacter Dewhirst et al. 1990

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  1. ncbi Vaccination against ovine footrot using a live bacterial vector to deliver basic protease antigen
    R J Moore
    CSIRO Division of Animal Health, Animal Health Research Laboratory, Private Bag 1, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 194:193-6. 2001
  2. ncbi Comparison of erythromycin and oxytetracycline for the treatment of ovine footrot
    S Piriz
    Unit of Microbiology, Department of Medicine and Animal Health, Veterinary Faculty, University of Extremadura, 10071 Caceres, Spain
    Acta Vet Hung 49:131-9. 2001
  3. ncbi Genomic islands of Dichelobacter nodosus
    J I Rood
    Bacterial Pathogenesis Research Group, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 264:47-60. 2002
  4. pmc Regulation of type IV fimbrial biogenesis in Dichelobacter nodosus
    Dane Parker
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Structrral and Functional Microbial Genomics and Victorian Bioinformatics Consortium, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Bacteriol 188:4801-11. 2006
  5. ncbi Activity and cellular localization of amylases of rabbit cecal bacteria
    K Sirotek
    Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czechia
    Folia Microbiol (Praha) 51:309-12. 2006
  6. ncbi Analyses of the vrl gene cluster in Desulfococcus multivorans: homologous to the virulence-associated locus of the ovine footrot pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus strain A198
    Florian Knaust
    Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 13:156-64. 2007
  7. pmc Crystallization of the virulent and benign subtilisin-like proteases from the ovine footrot pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus
    Wilson Wong
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics, Monash University, Clayton 3800, Australia
    Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun 66:289-93. 2010
  8. pmc Multiple locus VNTR analysis highlights that geographical clustering and distribution of Dichelobacter nodosus, the causal agent of footrot in sheep, correlates with inter-country movements
    Claire L Russell
    Department of Clinical Veterinary Sciences, University of Bristol, Langford House, Langford, Bristol BS40 5DU, England, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Infect Genet Evol 22:273-9. 2014
  9. pmc Simultaneous detection and discrimination of virulent and benign Dichelobacter nodosus in sheep of flocks affected by foot rot and in clinically healthy flocks by competitive real-time PCR
    Anna Stäuble
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 52:1228-31. 2014
  10. doi Cross-infection of virulent Dichelobacter nodosus between sheep and co-grazing cattle
    Maren Knappe-Poindecker
    Department of Production Animal Clinical Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, P O Box 8146 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Vet Microbiol 170:375-82. 2014

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  1. ncbi Vaccination against ovine footrot using a live bacterial vector to deliver basic protease antigen
    R J Moore
    CSIRO Division of Animal Health, Animal Health Research Laboratory, Private Bag 1, Parkville, VIC 3052, Australia
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 194:193-6. 2001
    ..In the present study a recombinant form of the basic protease gene of the ovine footrot causative bacterium, Dichelobacter nodosus, was introduced into the vector strain using the high copy number plasmid pEP2...
  2. ncbi Comparison of erythromycin and oxytetracycline for the treatment of ovine footrot
    S Piriz
    Unit of Microbiology, Department of Medicine and Animal Health, Veterinary Faculty, University of Extremadura, 10071 Caceres, Spain
    Acta Vet Hung 49:131-9. 2001
    A microbiological study of 25 cases of ovine footrot was performed. Cultures belonging to Dichelobacter nodosus were isolated in 48% of the sampled animals...
  3. ncbi Genomic islands of Dichelobacter nodosus
    J I Rood
    Bacterial Pathogenesis Research Group, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Curr Top Microbiol Immunol 264:47-60. 2002
  4. pmc Regulation of type IV fimbrial biogenesis in Dichelobacter nodosus
    Dane Parker
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Structrral and Functional Microbial Genomics and Victorian Bioinformatics Consortium, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Bacteriol 188:4801-11. 2006
    Type IV fimbriae are expressed by several bacterial pathogens and are essential for virulence in Dichelobacter nodosus, which causes ovine footrot...
  5. ncbi Activity and cellular localization of amylases of rabbit cecal bacteria
    K Sirotek
    Institute of Animal Physiology and Genetics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czechia
    Folia Microbiol (Praha) 51:309-12. 2006
    ..strain AA3), Dichelobacter nodosus (strain AA4), Mitsuokella multiacidus (strain AA6), Eubacterium spp...
  6. ncbi Analyses of the vrl gene cluster in Desulfococcus multivorans: homologous to the virulence-associated locus of the ovine footrot pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus strain A198
    Florian Knaust
    Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin, Germany
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 13:156-64. 2007
    Major parts of the virulence-associated vrl locus known from the gammaproteobacterium Dichelobacter nodosus, the causative agent of ovine footrot, were analyzed in the genome of the sulfate-reducing deltaproteobacterium Desulfococcus ..
  7. pmc Crystallization of the virulent and benign subtilisin-like proteases from the ovine footrot pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus
    Wilson Wong
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics, Monash University, Clayton 3800, Australia
    Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun 66:289-93. 2010
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is the principal causative agent of ovine footrot, a disease of significant economic importance to the sheep industry. D...
  8. pmc Multiple locus VNTR analysis highlights that geographical clustering and distribution of Dichelobacter nodosus, the causal agent of footrot in sheep, correlates with inter-country movements
    Claire L Russell
    Department of Clinical Veterinary Sciences, University of Bristol, Langford House, Langford, Bristol BS40 5DU, England, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Infect Genet Evol 22:273-9. 2014
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is a Gram-negative, anaerobic bacterium and the causal agent of footrot in sheep...
  9. pmc Simultaneous detection and discrimination of virulent and benign Dichelobacter nodosus in sheep of flocks affected by foot rot and in clinically healthy flocks by competitive real-time PCR
    Anna Stäuble
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Microbiol 52:1228-31. 2014
    Ovine foot rot caused by Dichelobacter nodosus is affecting sheep worldwide. The current diagnostic methods are difficult and cumbersome...
  10. doi Cross-infection of virulent Dichelobacter nodosus between sheep and co-grazing cattle
    Maren Knappe-Poindecker
    Department of Production Animal Clinical Sciences, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, P O Box 8146 Dep, N 0033 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    Vet Microbiol 170:375-82. 2014
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is the main aetiological agent of ovine footrot and the bacterium has also been associated with interdigital dermatitis is cattle. The aim of this study was to investigate possible cross-infection of virulent D...
  11. doi Footrot vaccines and vaccination
    Om Dhungyel
    Farm Animal and Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, 425 Werombi Rd, Camden 2570, NSW, Australia Electronic address
    Vaccine 32:3139-46. 2014
    Research on footrot in small ruminants, which is caused by Dichelobacter nodosus, has led to development of vaccines and their application for control, treatment and eradication of the disease in sheep...
  12. pmc A recently introduced Dichelobacter nodosus strain caused an outbreak of footrot in Norway
    Marianne Gilhuus
    Norwegian Veterinary Institute, P, O, Box 750, Sentrum N 0106, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Vet Scand 56:29. 2014
    In 2008, an outbreak of ovine footrot occurred in Norway. Dichelobacter nodosus isolates collected between 2008 and 2011 have been characterised...
  13. doi Contagious ovine digital dermatitis: an emerging disease
    J S Duncan
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Institute of Infection and Global Health, University of Liverpool, Leahurst Campus, Neston, Wirral CH64 7TE, UK Electronic address
    Vet J 201:265-8. 2014
    ..b>Dichelobacter nodosus and Fusobacterium necrophorum have also been isolated from CODD lesions although their role in the ..
  14. pmc Dynamics and impact of footrot and climate on hoof horn length in 50 ewes from one farm over a period of 10 months
    Edward M Smith
    School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick, Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK Electronic address
    Vet J 201:295-301. 2014
    Footrot, including interdigital dermatitis, is caused by Dichelobacter nodosus cause the majority of lameness in sheep in the UK...
  15. doi Identification and characterization of serogroup M Dichelobacter nodosus from sheep with virulent footrot
    Om Dhungyel
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia Electronic address
    Vet Microbiol 176:378-81. 2015
    ..All samples were tested for Dichelobacter nodosus. A total of 1047 D...
  16. pmc High-level association of bovine digital dermatitis Treponema spp. with contagious ovine digital dermatitis lesions and presence of Fusobacterium necrophorum and Dichelobacter nodosus
    L E Sullivan
    Department of Infection Biology, School of Veterinary Science, Institute of Infection and Global Health, Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
    J Clin Microbiol 53:1628-38. 2015
    ..analyzed by PCR for the three BDD-associated Treponema phylogroups and two other lameness-associated bacteria, Dichelobacter nodosus and Fusobacterium necrophorum. Spirochete culture was also attempted on CODD lesions...
  17. doi Characterisation of Dichelobacter nodosus and detection of Fusobacterium necrophorum and Treponema spp. in sheep with different clinical manifestations of footrot
    Sara Frosth
    Department of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, P O Box 7028, SE 750 07 Uppsala, Sweden Department of Bacteriology, National Veterinary Institute SVA, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden Electronic address
    Vet Microbiol 179:82-90. 2015
    The aim of this study was to determine the proportion of Dichelobacter nodosus, Fusobacterium necrophorum and Treponema spp...
  18. doi A molecular epidemiology of treponemes in beef cattle digital dermatitis lesions and comparative analyses with sheep contagious ovine digital dermatitis and dairy cattle digital dermatitis lesions
    L E Sullivan
    Department of Infection Biology, School of Veterinary Science, Institute of Infection and Global Health, Liverpool, Merseyside, L3 5RF, UK Electronic address
    Vet Microbiol 178:77-87. 2015
    ..beef foot tissues (n=38) were analysed by PCR for three BDD-associated Treponema phylogroups and also for Dichelobacter nodosus and Fusobacterium necrophorum. Spirochete culture was attempted on all BDD lesion samples...
  19. pmc Experimental infection of cattle with ovine Dichelobacter nodosus isolates
    Maren Knappe-Poindecker
    Norwegian University of Life Sciences, PO Box 8146, 0033, Oslo, Norway
    Acta Vet Scand 57:55. 2015
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is the main causative agent of ovine footrot, and there are strong indications that the bacterium can be transferred to cattle grazing on the same pasture as sheep...
  20. doi Survival of the ovine footrot pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus in different soils
    Mohd Muzafar
    School of Life Sciences, University of Warwick, Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry, CV4 7AL, United Kingdom
    Anaerobe 38:81-7. 2016
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus (D. nodosus) is the causative agent of footrot in sheep; one of the most important health and welfare issues of sheep worldwide...
  21. ncbi Cloning, Expression, and Functional Characterization of Serine Protease Aprv2 from Virulent Isolate Dichelobacter nodosus of Indian Origin
    Aasim Habib Wani
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology, Dr G C Negi College of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, CSK Himachal Pradesh Agricultural University, Palampur, 176062, India
    Appl Biochem Biotechnol 180:576-587. 2016
    A gene encoding an extracellular protease from Dichelobacter nodosus was characterized and expressed in E. coli rosetta-gami (DE3)...
  22. doi Identification and characterization of Dichelobacter nodosus serogroup H from ovine footrot in India
    N Vinod Kumar
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology, College of Veterinary Science, Tirupati, AP, India Electronic address
    Anaerobe 40:100-2. 2016
    ..foot swabs were collected from inter digital spaces of sheep with footrot lesions were screened for 16 rRNA of Dichelobacter nodosus by PCR. Out of the 56 samples, 38(67.85%) were found to be positive...
  23. doi Ovine footrot: new insights into bacterial colonisation
    G Maboni
    School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, University of Nottingham, Sutton Bonington, UK
    Vet Rec 179:228. 2016
    ..b>Dichelobacter nodosus is the essential pathogen causing footrot; the role of other microorganisms in this disease remains ..
  24. doi Elimination of virulent strains (aprV2) of Dichelobacter nodosus from feet of 28 Swiss sheep flocks: A proof of concept study
    D Greber
    Clinic for Ruminants, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, 3001 Bern, Switzerland Electronic address
    Vet J 216:25-32. 2016
    Virulent ovine footrot caused by Dichelobacter nodosus is an endemic disease worldwide. It is associated with severe pain, impaired animal welfare and economic losses...
  25. ncbi Eradication of virulent footrot from sheep and goats in an endemic area of Nepal and an evaluation of specific vaccination
    J R Egerton
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Vet Rec 151:290-5. 2002
    ..From 1993 to 1996 vaccination against two endemic virulent strains of Dichelobacter nodosus was tested for its potential to contribute to the eradication of footrot from the region...
  26. pmc Genome sequences of two closely related Vibrio parahaemolyticus phages, VP16T and VP16C
    Victor Seguritan
    Department of Biology Center for Microbial Sciences Microchemical Core Facility, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182 4614, USA
    J Bacteriol 185:6434-47. 2003
    ..an apparent polypeptide deformylase, and a protein related to a virulence-associated protein, VapE, of Dichelobacter nodosus...
  27. ncbi Failure to eradicate ovine footrot associated with Dichelobacter nodosus strain A198 by repeated daily footbathing in zinc sulphate with surfactant
    P D Jelinek
    Department of Agriculture, PO Box 1231, Bunbury, Western Australia 6230
    Aust Vet J 81:58-62. 2003
    To investigate the effect of repeated daily footbathing in zinc sulphate on virulent ovine footrot associated with S1, U1 and U5 zymogram types of Dichelobacter nodosus, including the highly virulent S1 strain A198.
  28. pmc Identification of a Dichelobacter nodosus ferric uptake regulator and determination of its regulatory targets
    Dane Parker
    ARC Centre for Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics and Victorian Bioinformatics Consortium, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Victoria, Australia
    J Bacteriol 187:366-75. 2005
    ..We have identified a fur homologue in Dichelobacter nodosus, the causative agent of ovine footrot, and shown that it complements an Escherichia coli fur mutant...
  29. ncbi Aetiology of caprine footrot in Extremadura region, Spain
    Angela Lacombe-Antoneli
    Unit of Microbiology, Department of Medicine and Animal Health, Veterinary Faculty, University of Extremadura, 10071 Caceres, Spain
    Acta Vet Hung 54:313-20. 2006
    ..The most commonly isolated microorganisms belonged to the genera Dichelobacter, Fusobacterium, Porphyromonas and Prevotella; these were found in conjunction with other species of minor ..
  30. doi Interdigital dermatitis, heel horn erosion, and digital dermatitis in 14 Norwegian dairy herds
    M Knappe-Poindecker
    Department of Production Animal Clinical Sciences, Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, PO Box 8146, 0033 Oslo, Norway Electronic address
    J Dairy Sci 96:7617-29. 2013
    The aim of this study was to assess infectious foot diseases, including identification and characterization of Dichelobacter nodosus and Treponema spp...
  31. ncbi Aetiology of ovine footrot in the Portuguese region of Alto Alentejo
    R Jimenez
    Catedra de Microbiología e Inmunología, Departamento de Medicina y Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Avda de la Universidad s n, 10071 Caceres, Spain
    J Vet Med B Infect Dis Vet Public Health 50:118-20. 2003
    ..which trigger off footrot in sheep, placing special emphasis on the serotipification of the different Dichelobacter nodosus species...
  32. ncbi Minimum inhibitory concentrations for 25 selected antimicrobial agents against Dichelobacter nodosus and Fusobacterium strains isolated from footrot in sheep of Portugal and Spain
    R Jimenez
    Catedra de Microbiología e Inmunología, Departamento de Medicina y Sanidad Animal, Facultad de Veterinaria, Avda de la Universidad s n, 10071 Caceres, Spain
    J Vet Med B Infect Dis Vet Public Health 51:245-8. 2004
    ..dilution method was used to determine the inhibitory activity of 25 antimicrobial agents against 69 strains of Dichelobacter nodosus and 108 strains of the genus Fusobacterium, all of which were isolated from 90 clinical cases of ovine ..
  33. ncbi Comparative study of biochemical methods for the identification of Dichelobacter nodosus
    Ruth Jiménez
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Extremadura, Avd de la Universidad s n, 10071 Caceres, Spain
    Acta Vet Hung 52:267-73. 2004
    The aim of this study was to compare four identification procedures to detect Dichelobacter nodosus and develop a rapid, simple and effective method to identify D. nodosus strains isolated from cases of ovine footrot...
  34. ncbi Effectiveness of different adjuvants in stimulating Dichelobacter nodosus antibody in sheep vaccinated against ovine footrot
    P Martin-Palomino
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Extremadura, Avd de la Universidad s n, 10071 Caceres, Spain
    Acta Vet Hung 52:275-85. 2004
    ..in the stimulation of humoral immune response induced by the vaccine composed of strains A1, A2 and C of Dichelobacter nodosus. To do this, a total of 120 Merino sheep were vaccinated and revaccinated...
  35. doi Fusobacterium necrophorum, and not Dichelobacter nodosus, is associated with equine hoof thrush
    Kaloyan K Petrov
    Department of Microbiology, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
    Vet Microbiol 161:350-2. 2013
    The aim of this study was to determine which of the two species, Fusobacterium necrophorum or Dichelobacter nodosus, are associated with hoof thrush in horses...
  36. doi Infection dynamics of digital dermatitis in first-lactation Holstein cows in an infected herd
    N Capion
    Department of Large Animal Sciences, Faculty of Life Sciences, University of Copenhagen, 2630 Taastrup, Denmark
    J Dairy Sci 95:6457-64. 2012
    ..A clinical diagnosis of DD was confirmed in 70% of the lesions by histopathology, and colonization of Treponema spp. Dichelobacter nodosus was found in 35 samples (29%).
  37. doi Comparative study of the commonly used virulence tests for laboratory diagnosis of ovine footrot caused by Dichelobacter nodosus in Australia
    Om P Dhungyel
    Farm Animal and Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, 425 Werombi Rd, Camden, NSW 2570, Australia
    Vet Microbiol 162:756-60. 2013
    ..Interactions between the host, the virulence of the causative strain of Dichelobacter nodosus and environmental conditions determine the severity of the disease...
  38. pmc The AprV5 subtilase is required for the optimal processing of all three extracellular serine proteases from Dichelobacter nodosus
    Xiaoyan Han
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e47932. 2012
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is the principal causative agent of ovine footrot and its extracellular proteases are major virulence factors. Virulent isolates of D. nodosus secrete three subtilisin-like serine proteases: AprV2, AprV5 and BprV...
  39. doi Characterisation of Dichelobacter nodosus isolates from Norway
    Marianne Gilhuus
    Norwegian Veterinary Institute, P O Box 750 Sentrum, N 0106 Oslo, Norway
    Vet Microbiol 163:142-8. 2013
    ..footrot in Norway in 2008, the first reported since 1948, prompted action to investigate Norwegian isolates of Dichelobacter nodosus. A total of 579 isolates from 124 different farms were characterised...
  40. pmc An evaluation of the ability of Dichelobacter nodosus to survive in soil
    Sara Ellinor Cederlöf
    Department of Large Animal Science, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Grønnegårdsvej 3, DK 1870, Frederiksberg C, Denmark
    Acta Vet Scand 55:4. 2013
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is the causative agent of footrot in sheep. The survival of the bacterium in soil is of importance for the epidemiology of the disease. The investigation evaluates the survival of D...
  41. doi Outbreak-specific monovalent/bivalent vaccination to control and eradicate virulent ovine footrot
    Om Dhungyel
    Farm Animal and Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, 425 Werombi Road, Camden, NSW 2570, Australia
    Vaccine 31:1701-6. 2013
    Footrot is a contagious disease of small ruminants which is caused by the bacterium Dichelobacter nodosus. In its virulent form there are severe economic losses and a very significant animal welfare issue...
  42. doi Non-specificity of primers used for PCR based serogrouping of Dichelobacter nodosus and identification of a novel D. nodosus strain
    M A Bhat
    Division of Veterinary Microbiology and Immunology, Sher e Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu, R S Pura, Jammu, India
    Anaerobe 21:58-61. 2013
    ..A strain of Dichelobacter nodosus (JKS-20G) isolated from ovine footrot in Kashmir, India, showed specificity for serogroup C and G ..
  43. pmc Secretion of TcpF by the Vibrio cholerae toxin-coregulated pilus biogenesis apparatus requires an N-terminal determinant
    Christina J Megli
    Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    J Bacteriol 195:2718-27. 2013
    ..on the presence of components of the type IV pilus biogenesis apparatus for secretion have been reported with Dichelobacter nodosus (R. M. Kennan, O. P. Dhungyel, R. J. Whittington, J. R. Egerton, and J. I. Rood, J. Bacteriol...
  44. doi Plasmid-mediated florfenicol resistance in Mannheimia haemolytica isolated from cattle
    Ken Katsuda
    Tohoku Research Station, Viral Disease and Epidemiology Research Division, National Institute of Animal Health, 31 Uminai, Shichinohe, Kamikita, Aomori 039 2586, Japan
    Vet Microbiol 155:444-7. 2012
    ..The mobilisation and replication genes of pMH1405 showed extensive similarity to the 5.1-kb pDN1 plasmid from Dichelobacter nodosus and the 10.8-kb pCCK381 plasmid from Pasteurella multocida. An adjacent 2...
  45. doi Identification of two new serotypes within serogroup B of Dichelobacter nodosus
    M A Bhat
    Division of Veterinary Microbiology and Immunology, Sher e Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Jammu, R S Pura, Jammu 181102, India
    Anaerobe 18:91-5. 2012
    The present study records the strain-specific molecular typing system for Dichelobacter nodosus (D. nodosus) based on genetic analysis of fimA locus. Based on the study two new serotypes B5 and B6 are reported within the serogroup B...
  46. doi Impact of footrot vaccination and antibiotic therapy on footrot and contagious ovine digital dermatitis
    J S Duncan
    School of Veterinary Science, Faculty of Medical and Veterinary Science, University of Bristol, Langford House, Langford, Bristol BS40 5DU
    Vet Rec 170:462. 2012
    ..83, 95 per cent CI 2.61 to 5.62, P<0.001). These results suggest a role for infection with Dichelobacter nodosus in the aetiopathogenesis of CODD on this farm.
  47. pmc Development and comparison of a real-time PCR assay for detection of Dichelobacter nodosus with culturing and conventional PCR: harmonisation between three laboratories
    Sara Frosth
    Department of Bacteriology, National Veterinary Institute, SE 751 89 Uppsala, Sweden
    Acta Vet Scand 54:6. 2012
    ..The main causative agent is the fastidious bacterium Dichelobacter nodosus. In Scandinavia, footrot was first diagnosed in Sweden in 2004 and later also in Norway and Denmark...
  48. pmc Possible cross-infection of Dichelobacter nodosus between co-grazing sheep and cattle
    Torunn Rogdo
    Norwegian School of Veterinary Science, Kyrkjevn 332 334, Sandnes 4325, Norway
    Acta Vet Scand 54:19. 2012
    The aim of this study was to investigate possible cross-infection of Dichelobacter nodosus in Norwegian farms practising co-grazing of sheep and cattle.
  49. doi Bovine digital dermatitis: possible pathogenic consortium consisting of Dichelobacter nodosus and multiple Treponema species
    Marianne Rasmussen
    Technical University of Denmark, National Veterinary Institute, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Vet Microbiol 160:151-61. 2012
    ..In situ hybridization for Dichelobacter nodosus, the cause of ovine footrot, was additionally performed...
  50. ncbi Transfer of Kingella indologenes (Snell and Lapage 1976) to the genus Suttonella gen. nov. as Suttonella indologenes comb. nov.; transfer of Bacteroides nodosus (Beveridge 1941) to the genus Dichelobacter gen. nov. as Dichelobacter nodosus comb. nov.; and
    F E Dewhirst
    Department of Pharmacology, Forsyth Dental Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02115
    Int J Syst Bacteriol 40:426-33. 1990
    ..indologenes to the new genus Suttonella as Suttonella indologenes and transfer of B. nodosus to the new genus Dichelobacter as Dichelobacter nodosus and assign the genera Cardiobacterium, Suttonella, and Dichelobacter to a new family, ..
  51. ncbi Comparison of gene probe and conventional methods for the differentiation of ovine footrot isolates of Dichelobacter nodosus
    J I Rood
    Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Australia
    Vet Microbiol 52:127-41. 1996
    ..A total of 771 clinical dichelobacter nodosus isolates were tested and designated as belonging to one of several gene probe categories...
  52. ncbi The molecular genetics of type-4 fimbriae in Pseudomonas aeruginosa--a review
    J S Mattick
    Centre for Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Gene 179:147-55. 1996
    ..found at the poles of a wide range of bacterial pathogens, including Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Moraxella bovis, Dichelobacter nodosus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa...
  53. pmc High-level genetic diversity in the vapD chromosomal region of Helicobacter pylori
    P Cao
    Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, Tennessee 37232 2605, USA
    J Bacteriol 179:2852-6. 1997
    ..pylori 60190. One of these ORFs was closely related to the virulence-associated protein D (vapD) gene of Dichelobacter nodosus (64.9% nucleotide identity). A probe derived from vapD of H. pylori 60190 hybridized with only 19 (61...
  54. pmc Plasmid maintenance functions of the large virulence plasmid of Shigella flexneri
    L Radnedge
    Gene Regulation and Chromosome Biology Laboratory, ABL Basic Research Program, NCI Frederick Cancer Research and Development Center, Maryland 21702 1201, USA
    J Bacteriol 179:3670-5. 1997
    ..dublin virulence plasmid and to open reading frame pairs in the F trbH region and in the chromosomes of Dichelobacter nodosus and Haemophilus influenzae...
  55. ncbi Biodegradable implants for the delivery of veterinary vaccines: design, manufacture and antibody responses in sheep
    A K Walduck
    Department of Parasitology, University of Queensland, Australia
    J Control Release 51:269-80. 1998
    ..implants made from cholesterol and lecithin (C:L) were used to deliver a recombinant antigen (recombinant Dichelobacter nodosus pili) and adjuvant (Quil A) to sheep. Implants (5.5- x 1...
  56. ncbi The gene for toxic shock toxin is carried by a family of mobile pathogenicity islands in Staphylococcus aureus
    J A Lindsay
    Skirball Institute of Biomolecular Medicine, New York University Medical Centre, New York 10016, USA
    Mol Microbiol 29:527-43. 1998
    ..is flanked by a 17 nucleotide direct repeat and contains genes for a second possible superantigen toxin, a Dichelobacter nodosus VapE homologue and a putative integrase...
  57. ncbi Electroporation-mediated transformation of the ovine footrot pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus
    R M Kennan
    Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 169:383-9. 1998
    Studies on the potential virulence genes of the ovine footrot pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus have been hindered by the lack of a genetic system for this organism. In an attempt to accomplish the transformation of D...
  58. ncbi A bacteriophage encoding a pathogenicity island, a type-IV pilus and a phage receptor in cholera bacteria
    D K Karaolis
    Center for Vaccine Development, Division of Hospital Epidemiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Nature 399:375-9. 1999
    ..Salmonella, Shigella, Yersinia, Helicobacter pylori, Vibrio cholerae, and animal and plant pathogens such as Dichelobacter nodosus and Pseudomonas syringae...
  59. ncbi Identification of a virulence-associated protein homolog gene and ISRa1 in a plasmid of Riemerella anatipestifer
    S Weng
    Department of Veterinary Medicine, National Taiwan University, 142 Chou San Road, Taipei, Taiwan
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 179:11-9. 1999
    ..9, 53.9, 48.3, 48.3 and 46.1% identity with virulence-associated proteins of Dichelobacter nodosus, Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Helicobacter pylori and Haemophilus ..
  60. ncbi Identification and characterization of a native Dichelobacter nodosus plasmid, pDN1
    G Whittle
    Molecular and Cellular Biology, The University of New England, Armidale, New South Wales, 2351, Australia
    Plasmid 43:230-4. 2000
    The gram-negative anaerobe Dichelobacter nodosus is the primary causative agent of ovine footrot, a mixed bacterial infection of the hoof. We report here the characterization of a novel native plasmid, pDN1, from D. nodosus...
  61. ncbi Pilus ELISA and an anamnestic test for the diagnosis of virulent ovine footrot and its application in a disease control program in Nepal
    O P Dhungyel
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, University of Sydney, NSW 2570, Camden, Australia
    Vet Microbiol 79:31-45. 2001
    ..virulent footrot (VFR) can be aroused by subcutaneous injection of outer membrane protein (OMP) antigens of Dichelobacter nodosus...
  62. pmc The type IV fimbrial subunit gene (fimA) of Dichelobacter nodosus is essential for virulence, protease secretion, and natural competence
    R M Kennan
    Bacterial Pathogenesis Research Group, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Bacteriol 183:4451-8. 2001
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is the essential causative agent of footrot in sheep. The major D. nodosus-encoded virulence factors that have been implicated in the disease are type IV fimbriae and extracellular proteases...
  63. ncbi Characterization and expression of a novel Porphyromonas gingivalis outer membrane protein, Omp28
    N Slakeski
    School of Dental Science, The University of Melbourne, 711 Elizabeth Street, Victoria 3000, Australia
    Oral Microbiol Immunol 17:150-6. 2002
    ..stretch of amino acids (19 residues) exhibits 50% sequence identity with a segment of a fimbrial protein from Dichelobacter nodosus involved in adhesion, suggesting that Omp28 may be a surface adhesin/receptor of P. gingivalis...
  64. ncbi Diagnosis of footrot in goats: application of ELISA tests for response to antigens of Dichelobacter nodosus
    S C Ghimire
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Camden, NSW 2570, Australia
    Vet Microbiol 87:237-51. 2002
    Goats are an important natural host for footrot and are infected with Dichelobacter nodosus that have virulence characteristics similar to those of sheep strains. However, the humoral response of goats to D...
  65. ncbi Serogroup specific single and multiplex PCR with pre-enrichment culture and immuno-magnetic bead capture for identifying strains of D. nodosus in sheep with footrot prior to vaccination
    O P Dhungyel
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, University of Sydney, Camden, NSW 2570, Australia
    Mol Cell Probes 16:285-96. 2002
    The identification of Dichelobacter nodosus present in a flock is a prerequisite to specific (autogenous) vaccination...
  66. ncbi Transformation-mediated serogroup conversion of Dichelobacter nodosus
    Ruth M Kennan
    Department of Microbiology, Bacterial Pathogenesis Research Group, Monash University, P O Box 53, Victoria 3800, Australia
    Vet Microbiol 92:169-78. 2003
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is the essential causative agent of footrot in sheep. The type IV fimbriae of D. nodosus are required for virulence, are highly immunogenic and immunoprotective, and can be divided into 10 major serogroups...
  67. ncbi Molecular detection and characterization of Dichelobacter nodosus in ovine footrot in India
    S A Wani
    Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and A H, S K University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir, Shuhama Alusteng, Srinagar 190006, India
    Mol Cell Probes 18:289-91. 2004
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus was detected in three clinical cases of ovine footrot in Kashmir, India. The detection was done by PCR in three clinical specimens directly, without isolating the organism, using species-specific 16S rDNA primers...
  68. ncbi Plasmid-borne florfenicol resistance in Pasteurella multocida
    Corinna Kehrenberg
    Institut für Tierzucht, Bundesforschungsanstalt für Landwirtschaft FAL, Höltystr 10, 31535 Neustadt Mariensee, Germany
    J Antimicrob Chemother 55:773-5. 2005
    ..A florfenicol-resistant Pasteurella multocida isolate from a calf was investigated for the genetic basis of florfenicol resistance and the location of the resistance gene...
  69. ncbi The detection and characterisation of Dichelobacter nodosus from cases of ovine footrot in England and Wales
    L J Moore
    School of Clinical Veterinary Science, University of Bristol, Churchill Building, Langford House, Langford, North Somerset BS40 5DU, UK
    Vet Microbiol 108:57-67. 2005
    Footrot, caused by the strictly anaerobic bacterium Dichelobacter nodosus, is the most common cause of lameness in sheep in Great Britain but problems exist in association with its diagnosis and control. The fastidious nature of D...
  70. ncbi The use of an autogenous Dichelobacter nodosus vaccine to eliminate clinical signs of virulent footrot in a sheep flock in Bhutan
    R B Gurung
    Regional Veterinary Laboratory, Bumthang, Bhutan
    Vet J 172:356-63. 2006
    ..Only one serogroup (B) of Dichelobacter nodosus was identified among 40 isolates cultured from affected sheep...
  71. ncbi Update on ovine footrot in New Zealand: isolation, identification, and characterization of Dichelobacter nodosus strains [corrected]
    Ifakat Tulay Cagatay
    Agriculture and Life Sciences Division, P O Box 84, Lincoln University, Canterbury, New Zealand
    Vet Microbiol 111:171-80. 2005
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus, a Gram-negative strict anaerobe, is the essential causative agent of ovine footrot...
  72. ncbi The occurrence of treponemes in contagious ovine digital dermatitis and the characterisation of associated Dichelobacter nodosus
    L J Moore
    School of Clinical Veterinary Science, University of Bristol, Langford House, Langford BS40 5DU, UK
    Vet Microbiol 111:199-209. 2005
    ..recently recorded, apparently new infection of the ovine hoof, which differs clinically from footrot caused by Dichelobacter nodosus and which fails to respond well to accepted treatment practices for footrot...
  73. ncbi Recent footrot outbreak in Debrezeit swine farm, central Ethiopia
    Teshale Sori
    Addis Ababa University, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, P O Box 34, Debrezeit, Ethiopia
    J Vet Sci 6:367-8. 2005
    ..of the specimen from the affected limbs has shown the involvement of Staphylococcus, Streptococcus and Dichelobacter nodosus...
  74. ncbi Distribution and prevalence of footrot in Bhutan
    R B Gurung
    Regional Veterinary Laboratory, Bumthang, Bhutan
    Vet J 171:346-51. 2006
    ..Only one strain of Dichelobacter nodosus (serogroup B) was identified among the 234 isolates obtained from the 19 affected flocks...
  75. ncbi Current understanding of the aetiology and laboratory diagnosis of footrot
    S A Wani
    Division of Veterinary Microbiology and Immunology, S K University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir, Shuhama Alusteng, Srinagar, Kashmir 190006, India
    Vet J 171:421-8. 2006
    ..disease of the feet of ruminants caused by the synergistic action of certain bacterial species of which Dichelobacter nodosus (D. nodosus) is the main transmitting agent...
  76. ncbi Improved diagnosis of virulent ovine footrot using the intA gene
    B F Cheetham
    Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of New England, Armidale, NSW 2351, Australia
    Vet Microbiol 116:166-74. 2006
    Footrot is a mixed bacterial infection of the hooves of sheep. The gram-negative anaerobic bacterium Dichelobacter nodosus is the principal causative agent, with different strains causing diseases of different severity, ranging from ..
  77. ncbi Isolation and characterization of Dichelobacter nodosus from ovine and caprine footrot in Kashmir, India
    S A Wani
    Bacteriology Laboratory, Division of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and A H, S K University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir, Shuhama Alusteng, Srinagar 190006, India
    Res Vet Sci 83:141-4. 2007
    Footrot is a highly contagious and economically important disease of sheep and goats, caused by Dichelobacter nodosus, a slow growing anaerobic Gram-negative rod...
  78. ncbi Detection of Dichelobacter nodosus in wild ungulates (Capra ibex ibex and Ovis aries musimon) and domestic sheep suffering from foot rot using a two-step polymerase chain reaction
    Luc Belloy
    Institut Galli Valerio, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory of Canton Vaud, CH 1014 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Wildl Dis 43:82-8. 2007
    ..ungulates, it was hypothesized these wild ungulates were affected by foot rot associated with infection with Dichelobacter nodosus...
  79. ncbi In vitro antimicrobial susceptibility of anaerobic bacteria isolated from caprine footrot
    Angela Lacombe-Antoneli
    Unit of Microbiology, Department of Medicine and Animal Health, Veterinary Faculty, University of Extremadura, 10071 Caceres, Spain
    Acta Vet Hung 55:11-20. 2007
    ..A total of 97 isolates belonging to the genera Dichelobacter, Fusobacterium, Prevotella, Porphyromonas and Bacteroides, obtained from clinical cases of footrot in south-..
  80. ncbi Assessment of current knowledge of footrot in sheep with particular reference to Dichelobacter nodosus and implications for elimination or control strategies for sheep in Great Britain
    L E Green
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
    Vet J 175:173-80. 2008
    ..dermatitis in sheep in Great Britain is presented together with a description of the transmission dynamics of Dichelobacter nodosus...
  81. ncbi Genome sequence and identification of candidate vaccine antigens from the animal pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus
    Garry S A Myers
    The Institute for Genomic Research, 9712 Medical Center Drive, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Nat Biotechnol 25:569-75. 2007
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus causes ovine footrot, a disease that leads to severe economic losses in the wool and meat industries. We sequenced its 1.4-Mb genome, the smallest known genome of an anaerobe...
  82. pmc Type IV fimbrial biogenesis is required for protease secretion and natural transformation in Dichelobacter nodosus
    Xiaoyan Han
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Structural and Functional Microbial Genomics, Department of Microbiology, Monash University, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Bacteriol 189:5022-33. 2007
    ..fimbrial biogenesis, natural transformation, and protease secretion are linked in the ovine foot rot pathogen, Dichelobacter nodosus. We have shown that like the D...
  83. ncbi Glycosylation of type-IV fimbriae of Dichelobacter nodosus
    Tulay I Cagatay
    Ahi Evran University, Faculty of Art and Sciences, Department of Biology, Kirsehir, Turkey
    Vet Microbiol 126:160-7. 2008
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is the causative agent of ovine footrot and the type-IV fimbriae on this bacterium are essential for maintaining its virulence. In this study, we reveal that these fimbriae are glycosylated...
  84. pmc Twitching motility is essential for virulence in Dichelobacter nodosus
    Xiaoyan Han
    Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence in Structure and Functional Microbial Genomics, Victoria 3800, Australia
    J Bacteriol 190:3323-35. 2008
    Type IV fimbriae are essential virulence factors of Dichelobacter nodosus, the principal causative agent of ovine foot rot...
  85. doi Pilot trials in Australia on eradication of footrot by flock specific vaccination
    O P Dhungyel
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Camden, NSW 2570, Australia
    Vet Microbiol 132:364-71. 2008
    Footrot is a contagious disease of ruminants requiring strains of Dichelobacter nodosus that possess virulence factors including proteases and fimbriae...
  86. doi Variation in Fusobacterium necrophorum strains present on the hooves of footrot infected sheep, goats and cattle
    Huitong Zhou
    Agriculture and Life Sciences Division, PO Box 84, Lincoln University, Lincoln 7647, New Zealand
    Vet Microbiol 135:363-7. 2009
    ..The disease is characterised by destruction of the hard keratin of the hoof leading to lameness, and both Dichelobacter nodosus (D. nodosus) and Fusobacterium necrophorum (F...
  87. pmc Isolation of the Bacteriophage DinoHI from Dichelobacter nodosus and its Interactions with other Integrated Genetic Elements
    Brian F Cheetham
    Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of New England, Armidale, NSW, 2351, Australia
    Open Microbiol J 2:1-9. 2008
    The Gram-negative anaerobic pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus carries several genetic elements that integrate into the chromosome...
  88. doi Melatonin enhances the immune response to vaccination against A1 and C strains of Dichelobacter nodosus
    Sergio Regodón
    Department of Animal Medicine, University of Extremadura, Caceres, Spain
    Vaccine 27:1566-70. 2009
    ..of the immune response to administration of an immune-preparation of two stumps of A1 and C strains of Dichelobacter nodosus in sheep...
  89. doi Melatonin, as an adjuvant-like agent, enhances platelet responsiveness
    Sergio Regodón
    Department of Animal Medicine, University of Extremadura, Caceres, Spain
    J Pineal Res 46:275-85. 2009
    ..melatonin injections on the responsiveness of circulating platelets in sheep after vaccination against Dichelobacter nodosus (A1 and C serotypes), the bacterium that causes ovine footrot, a major cause of lameness in sheep...
  90. doi Dichelobacter nodosus, Fusobacterium necrophorum and the epidemiology of footrot
    Grant Bennett
    Agriculture and Life Sciences Division, P O Box 84, Lincoln University, Lincoln 7647, New Zealand
    Anaerobe 15:173-6. 2009
    ..Following DNA extraction, species-specific PCR was used to identify if Dichelobacter nodosus (D. nodosus) or Fusobacterium necrophorum (F. necrophorum) species were present on each swab...
  91. doi Serological diversity and virulence determination of Dichelobacter nodosus from footrot in India
    I Hussain
    Bacteriology Laboratory, Division of Veterinary Microbiology and Immunology, Sher e Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology of Kashmir, Shuhama Alusteng, Srinagar 190006, India
    Mol Cell Probes 23:112-4. 2009
    ..and twenty-eight swab samples from footrot lesions of naturally infected sheep were examined for presence of Dichelobacter nodosus (D. nodosus). The detection of D...
  92. doi Identification of two new Dichelobacter nodosus strains in Germany
    Huitong Zhou
    Agriculture and Life Sciences Division, P O Box 84, Lincoln University, Lincoln 7647, New Zealand
    Vet J 184:115-7. 2010
    The multi-strain anaerobe Dichelobacter nodosus causes footrot, a contagious disease of the digits of ruminants that occurs worldwide. Eleven D...
  93. doi The intD mobile genetic element from Dichelobacter nodosus, the causative agent of ovine footrot, is associated with the benign phenotype
    Livia R Tanjung
    Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of New England, Armidale, NSW 2351, Australia
    Anaerobe 15:219-24. 2009
    The Gram-negative anaerobic pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus is the principal causative agent of footrot in sheep...
  94. doi Detection of Fusobacterium necrophorum and Dichelobacter nodosus in lame cattle on dairy farms in New Zealand
    G Bennett
    Agricultural and Life Sciences Division, P O Box 84, Lincoln University, Lincoln 7647, Canterbury, New Zealand
    Res Vet Sci 87:413-5. 2009
    ..necrophorum) and Dichelobacter nodosus (D. nodosus) using the polymerase chain reaction (PCR)...
  95. pmc Comparative genomic analysis of ten Streptococcus pneumoniae temperate bacteriophages
    Patricia Romero
    Division of Infection and Immunity, Glasgow Biomedical Research Centre, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    J Bacteriol 191:4854-62. 2009
    ..homologous to known phage virulence genes, including the pblB gene of Streptococcus mitis and the vapE gene of Dichelobacter nodosus, were also identified...
  96. doi Discrimination between Bacteroides, Dichelobacter, Fusobacterium, Porphyromonas and Prevotella isolated from caprine footrot by PCR-RFLP - short communication
    Angela Lacombe-Antoneli
    University of Extremadura Unit of Microbiology, Department of Animal Health Avda de la Universidad s n 10071 Cáceres, Spain
    Acta Vet Hung 57:197-202. 2009
    ..gene to discriminate between the strict anaerobe genera most commonly isolated from footrot ( Bacteroides, Dichelobacter, Fusobacterium, Porphyromonas and Prevotella ) in goats in Extremadura (Spain), with a view to facilitating ..
  97. doi Evolution of oxidative/nitrosative stress biomarkers during an open-field vaccination procedure in sheep: effect of melatonin
    Asunción Ramos
    Department of Animal Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Extremadura, Avda de la Universidad s n, 10071 Caceres, Spain
    Vet Immunol Immunopathol 133:16-24. 2010
    ..that subcutaneous coadministration of melatonin to seeps vaccinated against two stumps of A1 and C strains of Dichelobacter nodosus enhanced both the antibody titer and serum IgG levels to A1 and C strains of D...
  98. doi Modulation of inter-vaccination interval to avoid antigenic competition in multivalent footrot (Dichelobacter nodosus) vaccines in sheep
    Om P Dhungyel
    Faculty of Veterinary Science, The University of Sydney, Camden NSW 2570, Australia
    Vaccine 28:470-3. 2009
    ..a significant disease of sheep in most sheep farming countries; a strain/serogroup of the anaerobic bacterium Dichelobacter nodosus is the essential transmitting agent...
  99. doi Deletion of the C-terminus of polynucleotide phosphorylase increases twitching motility, a virulence characteristic of the anaerobic bacterial pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus
    Suresh K A Palanisamy
    Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of New England, Armidale, NSW, Australia
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 302:39-45. 2010
    The Gram-negative anaerobe Dichelobacter nodosus is the causative agent of footrot in sheep. Different strains of D. nodosus cause disease of differing severities, ranging from benign to virulent...
  100. pmc Understanding the molecular epidemiology of the footrot pathogen Dichelobacter nodosus to support control and eradication programs
    N B Buller
    Animal Health Laboratories, Department of Agriculture and Food Western Australia, South Perth, Western Australia 6151, Australia
    J Clin Microbiol 48:877-82. 2010
    The Gram-negative anaerobe Dichelobacter nodosus is the primary etiologic agent of ovine footrot. Few studies of the genetic diversity and epidemiology of D...
  101. doi Diagnostic sampling strategies for virulent ovine footrot: simulating detection of Dichelobacter nodosus serogroups for bivalent vaccine formulation
    Ashley E Hill
    Animal Population Health Institute, Campus Delivery 1644, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 1644, USA
    Prev Vet Med 95:127-36. 2010
    b>Dichelobacter nodosus is a slow-growing anaerobic bacterium that is the causative agent of virulent ovine footrot...