Authors:Odin Andreas Johan Jakobsen and Laszlo Szereday
shown that the introduction of a single organism, segmented filamentous bacterium, was sufficient to stimulate production of IL-17 producing CD4 + T cells [ 11 ].
Studies using NOD mice demonstrate chronic viral infections, mycobacterial
Authors:Árpád Illés, Csaba Bojtor, Seyed Mohammad Nasir Mousavi, L. Csaba Marton, Péter Ragán and János Nagy
Bt maize expresses Cry endotoxin proteins derived from the soil bacterium Bacillus. Berliner Thuringiensis (Bt), which can significantly reduce the economic damage caused by the pest. Advantages of Bt maize include effective pest control ( Storer et
Authors:Dorothea Wiemer, Norbert Georg Schwarz, Gerd-Dieter Burchard, Hagen Frickmann, Ulrike Loderstaedt and Ralf-Matthias Hagen
pathogens with a known pathogenic potential. This means that in 17% of the pwod, a pathogenic bacterium or protozoan could be found in faeces. Pathogens Microscopic stool examination detected protozoa in 40.3% (213 of 528 examined stools), 38% ( n = 201) of
Authors:Matthias F. Emele, Matti Karg, Helmut Hotzel, Linda Graaf-van Bloois, Uwe Groß, Oliver Bader and Andreas E. Zautner
, 10 ].
C. fetus is a Gram-negative, microaerophilic bacterium, growing between 25 °C and 37 °C. Clinical symptoms of human C. fetus infection vary from acute diarrhea to systemic illness [ 11 , 12 ], and the presentation of these
Authors:Ernst-Jürgen Finke, Wolfgang Beyer, Ulrike Loderstädt and Hagen Frickmann
Gram-positive, non-motile, encapsulated, facultatively anaerobic, endospore forming bacterium, which is approximately 0.8–1.2 µm by 3–5 (10) µm in size [ 7 ]. Like all Bacillus species, B. anthracis forms spores that are commonly found in the soil