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  1. In this study, 25 actinomyces isolates were obtained from 10 different poultry farms and tested for their keratinase activity. The isolate with the highest keratinase activity was identified through molecular ...

    Authors: Nagwa M. Abd El-Aziz, Bigad E. Khalil and Hayam Fouad Ibrahim
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:158
  2. Acinetobacter baumannii is one of the main causes of healthcare-associated infections that threaten public health, and carbapenems, such as meropenem, have been a therapeutic option for these infections. Therapeu...

    Authors: Brenda Landvoigt Schmitt, Bruna Ferreira Leal, Mariana Leyser, Muriel Primon de Barros, Danielle Silva Trentin, Carlos Alexandre Sanchez Ferreira and Sílvia Dias de Oliveira
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:157
  3. Carbon and nitrogen are essential energy and nutrient substances in the composting process. Corn steep liquor (CSL) is rich in soluble carbon and nitrogen nutrients and active substances and is widely used in ...

    Authors: Ning Sun, Bowen Fan, Fengjun Yang, Liqin Zhao and Mengmeng Wang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:156
  4. Identifying clarithromycin resistance is essential for eradicating Helicobacter pylori (HP). Therefore, we evaluated the performance of Allplex™ H.pylori & ClariR Assay (Allplex™) for diagnosing and detecting cla...

    Authors: Ilsoo Kim, Lee-So Maeng, Joon Sung Kim, Byung-Wook Kim, Dae Young Cheung, Jin Il Kim and Soo-heon Park
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:155
  5. Allergic rhinitis (AR) is characterized by airway inflammation in nasal mucosa from inhaled allergens and interleukin (IL)-33 is the potent inducer of Th2 inflammation in allergic nasal epithelium. Staphylococcus...

    Authors: Yung Jin Jeon, Chan Hee Gil, Jina Won, Ara Jo and Hyun Jik Kim
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:154
  6. Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic pathogen, which causes healthcare-associated infections in immunosuppressed patients. They exhibit resistance to multiple classes of antibiotics via various mechanisms s...

    Authors: Samikshya Sharma, Madhu Dixit Devkota, Bharat Mani Pokhrel and Megha Raj Banjara
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:153
  7. Probiotics have recently been applied in aquaculture as eco-friendly alternatives to antibiotics to improve fish health, simultaneously with the increase of production parameters. The present study aimed to in...

    Authors: Wahauwouélé Hermann Coulibaly, N’goran Richard Kouadio, Fatoumata Camara, Camelia Diguță and Florentina Matei
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:152
  8. It was reported fatigue or a high-fat diet triggers diarrhea, and intestinal microbiota may play central roles in diarrhea. Therefore, we investigated the association between the intestinal mucosal microbiota ...

    Authors: Jing Liu, Bo Qiao, Ying Cai, Zhoujin Tan and Na Deng
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:151
  9. American foulbrood (AFB) disease caused by Paenibacillus larvae is dangerous, and threatens beekeeping. The eco-friendly treatment method using probiotics is expected to be the prospective method for controlling ...

    Authors: A-Tai Truong, Jeong Eun Kang, Mi-Sun Yoo, Thi Thu Nguyen, So-Youn Youn, Soon-Seek Yoon and Yun Sang Cho
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:150
  10. Multidrug-resistant bacteria continue to emerge owing to the abuse of antibiotics and have a considerable negative impact on people and the environment. Bacteria can easily form biofilms to improve their survi...

    Authors: Han Lu, Zong Li, Amro Elbaz and Shou-Qing Ni
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:149
  11. Decomposition of plant litter is a key driver of carbon and nutrient cycling in terrestrial ecosystems. Mixing litters of different plant species may alter the decomposition rate, but its effect on the microbi...

    Authors: Linlin Zhang, Jiawei Li, Zhilin Wang, Dinghong Zhang, Hui Liu, Jia Wang, Fengzhi Wu, Xue Wang and Xingang Zhou
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:148
  12. Antimicrobial resistant infections continue to be a leading global public health crisis. Mobile genetic elements, such as plasmids, have been shown to play a major role in the dissemination of antimicrobial re...

    Authors: Nikolina Walas, Samuel Slown, Heather K. Amato, Tyler Lloyd, Monica Bender, Vici Varghese, Mark Pandori and Jay P. Graham
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:147
  13. This study aims to achieve biocontrol of multidrug-resistant Listeria monocytogenes in dairy cattle farms which poses a severe threat to our socio-economic balance and healthcare systems.

    Authors: Mona M. Elsayed, Rasha M. Elkenany, Amira I. Zakari and Basma M. Badawy
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:146
  14. In the pig production, diarrhea can occur during different growth stages including the period 4–16 weeks post weaning, during which a diarrheal outbreak also termed as colitis-complex diarrhea (CCD) can occur ...

    Authors: Farhad M. Panah, Charlotte Lauridsen, Ole Højberg, Henrik Elvang Jensen and Tina Skau Nielsen
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:145
  15. Functional constipation (FC) in children affects their growth, development and quality of life. L-pipecolic acid (L-PA) was decreased in FC children based on gut microbiome and serum metabolomic. In this study...

    Authors: Huan Li, Hong-yun Xiao, Li-ping Yuan, Bo Yan, Ying Pan, Ping-ping Tian and Wei-jie Zhang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:144
  16. Mounting evidence indicates that the gut microbiome (GMB) plays an essential role in kidney stone (KS) formation. In this study, we conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis to compare the composition of...

    Authors: Tianhui Yuan, Yuqi Xia, Bojun Li, Weimin Yu, Ting Rao, Zehua Ye, Xinzhou Yan, Baofeng Song, Lei Li, Fangyou Lin and Fan Cheng
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:143
  17. Probiotic lactobacilli are generally recognized as safe (GRAS) and are being used in several food and pharma formulations. However, growing concern of antibiotic resistance in bacterial strains of food origin ...

    Authors: Rachael T. Duche, Anamika Singh, Arundhati Ganesh Wandhare, Vikas Sangwan, Manvesh Kumar Sihag, Tochukwu N. T. Nwagu, Harsh Panwar and Lewis. I. Ezeogu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:142
  18. The microbial colonization on ancient murals attracts more and more attention since the threaten by microorganisms was first reported in Lascaux, Spain. However, the biodeterioration or biodegradation of mural...

    Authors: Wei Xing, Binjie Qi, Rulong Chen, Wenjun Ding and Fang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:140
  19. Acute viral myocarditis (AVMC) is an inflammatory disease of the myocardium. Evidence indicates that dysbiosis of gut microbiome and related metabolites intimately associated with cardiovascular diseases throu...

    Authors: Qing Kong, Lili Chen, Xiaochun Zeng, Feiyu Lu, Yanlan Huang and Weifeng Wu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:139
  20. The gut microbiota plays an essential role in maintaining gut homeostasis and improving performance, with the composition of microbial communities visibly differing across different laying stages in hens and s...

    Authors: Xiang-Yu Wang, Jin-Xin Meng, Wei-Xin Ren, He Ma, Gang Liu, Rui Liu, Hong-Li Geng, Quan Zhao, Xiao-Xuan Zhang and Hong-Bo Ni
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:138
  21. Acinetobacter baumannii is an opportunistic human pathogen that causes a variety of infections in immunosuppressed individuals and patients in intensive care units. The success of this pathogen in nosocomial sett...

    Authors: Alaska Pokhrel, Liping Li, Francesca L. Short and Ian T. Paulsen
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:137
  22. Carbapenem-resistant gram-negative bacilli (CR-GNB) have been increasingly reported in China. However, dynamic monitoring data on molecular epidemiology of CR-GNB are limited in pediatric patients.

    Authors: Lijun Yin, Lu Lu, Leiyan He, Guoping Lu, Yun Cao, Laishuan Wang, Xiaowen Zhai and Chuanqing Wang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:136
  23. Mycophenolic acid (MPA) is the active ingredient in the most important immunosuppressive pharmaceuticals. It has antifungal, antibacterial, antiviral, anti-psoriasis, and antitumor activities. Therefore, its o...

    Authors: Hala A. Ammar, Saeid M. Ezzat, Ebrahim Elshourbagi and Hind Elshahat
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:135
  24. Arsenic (As) with various chemical forms, including inorganic arsenic and organic arsenic, is the most prevalent water and environmental toxin. This metalloid occurs worldwide and many of its forms, especially...

    Authors: Congcong Li, Gongli Zong, Xi Chen, Meixia Tan, Wenhui Gao, Jiafang Fu, Peipei Zhang, Bing Wang and Guangxiang Cao
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:134
  25. Streptococcus suis is a zoonotic pathogen that causes substantial economic losses in the pig industry and contributes to human infections worldwide, especially in Southeast Asia. Recently, a multiplex polymerase ...

    Authors: Anusak Kerdsin, Nichari Bamphensin, Kulsatri Sittichottumrong, Ratchadaporn Ungcharoen, Parichart Boueroy, Peechanika Chopjitt, Rujirat Hatrongjit, Marcelo Gottschalk and Nuchsupha Sunthamala
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:133
  26. Rhizosphere soil physicochemical, endophytic fungi have an important role in plant growth. A large number of endophytic fungi play an indispensable role in promoting plant growth and development, and they can ...

    Authors: Lili Fan, Yuanli Li, Xiaoli Wang, Feifan Leng, Shaowei Li, Ning Zhu, Kai Chen and Yonggang Wang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:132
  27. The global crisis of antibiotic resistance increases the demand for the novel promising alternative drugs such as antimicrobial peptides (AMPs). Here, the antibiofilm activity of the WLBU2 peptide against Pseudom...

    Authors: Sara Masihzadeh, Mansour Amin and Zahra Farshadzadeh
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:131
  28. Atopic dermatitis (AD) is an inflammatory skin condition distinguished by an activated Th2 immune response. The local skin microbial dysbiosis is a contributing factor to the development of AD. The pathogenic ...

    Authors: Shucui Wang, Nadira Nurxat, Muyun Wei, Yao Wu, Qichen Wang, Ming Li and Qian Liu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:130
  29. The increasing spread of fluoroquinolone resistant enteric bacteria is a global public health concern. Children recently discharged from the hospital are at high risk of carriage of antimicrobial resistance (A...

    Authors: Kevin Kariuki, Mame Mareme Diakhate, Susan Musembi, Stephanie N. Tornberg-Belanger, Doreen Rwigi, Timothy Mutuma, Elizabeth Mutuku, Kirkby D. Tickell, Olusegun O. Soge, Benson O. Singa, Judd L. Walson, Patricia B. Pavlinac and Samuel Kariuki
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:129
  30. To explore the community composition and diversity of the endophytic fungi in Taxillus chinensis, samples of the parasites growing on seven different hosts, Morus alba, Prunus salicina, Phellodendron chinense, Ba...

    Authors: Li-sha Song, Juan Huo, Lingyun Wan, Limei Pan, Ni Jiang, Jine Fu, Shugen Wei and Lili He
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:128
  31. Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) is a zoonotic pathogen, that is transmitted from a variety of animals, especially cattle to humans via contaminated food, water, feaces or contact with infected envir...

    Authors: Hanady G. Nada, Amera Saeed El-Tahan, Gamal El-Didamony and Ahmed Askora
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:127
  32. Campylobacter regarded as a major cause of foodborne gastroenteritis in humans. The present study aimed to determine the prevalence of campylobacter in food, animal and human samples of Iran.

    Authors: Elham Ansarifar, Seyed Mohamad Riahi, Taurai Tasara, Parisa Sadighara and Tayebeh Zeinali
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:126
  33. Coprophagy plays a vital role in maintaining growth and development in many small herbivores. Here, we constructed a coprophagy model by dividing rabbits into three groups, namely, control group (CON), sham-co...

    Authors: Zhitong Wang, Hui He, Mengjuan Chen, Mengke Ni, Dongdong Yuan, Hanfang Cai, Zhi Chen, Ming Li and Huifen Xu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:125
  34. COVID-19 has emerged as a global pandemic, challenging the world’s economic and health systems. Human oral microbiota comprises the second largest microbial community after the gut microbiota and is closely re...

    Authors: Nana Wei, Guangqi Zhu, Tingxiao Zhao, Yan Wang, Haifei Lou, Haoxuan Li, Zhejuan Yang, Zheen Zhang, Qiujing Wang, Mingfang Han, Zhibing Lin and Shibo Li
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:123
  35. Probiotics and their derived postbiotics, as cell-free supernatants (CFS), are gaining a solid reputation owing to their prodigious health-promoting effects. Probiotics play a valuable role in the alleviation ...

    Authors: Mona S. El Far, Azza S. Zakaria, Mervat A. Kassem, Abdalla Wedn, Maha Guimei and Eva A. Edward
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:122
  36. The equilibrium of the scalp microbiome is important for maintaining healthy scalp conditions, including sebum secretion, dandruff, and hair growth. Many different strategies to improve scalp health have been ...

    Authors: Wen-Hua Tsai, Yi-Ting Fang, Tsuei-Yin Huang, Ying-Ju Chiang, Ching-Gong Lin and Wen-Wei Chang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:121
  37. Metschnikowia bicuspidata is a pathogenic yesst that can cause disease in many different economic aquatic animal species. In recent years, there was a new disease outbreak in ridgetail white prawn (Exopalaemon ca...

    Authors: Wen-jun Shi, Ran Zhao, Jian-qiang Zhu, Xi-he Wan, Li-bao Wang, Hui Li and Song Qin
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:120
  38. Environmental contamination by phenol has been reported in both aquatic and atmospheric environments. This study aimed to separate and purify the peroxidase enzyme from bacteria that degrade phenol from wastew...

    Authors: Alaa Elmetwalli, Nanis G. Allam, Mervat G. Hassan, Aisha Nawaf Albalawi, Azza Shalaby, Karim Samy El-Said and Afrah Fatthi Salama
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:119
  39. In areas with limited water resources, the reuse of treated drainage water for non-potable purposes is increasingly recognised as a valuable and sustainable water resource. Numerous pathogenic bacteria found i...

    Authors: Rabab M. Soliman, Badawi A. Othman, Sahar A. Shoman, Mohamed I. Azzam and Marwa M. Gado
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:118
  40. Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infections are considered a major public health problem, as the treatment options are restricted. Biofilm formation and the quorum sensing (QS) system play a piv...

    Authors: Amal M. Abo Kamer, Ahmed A. Abdelaziz, Khaled B. Al-Monofy and Lamiaa A. Al-Madboly
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:116
  41. The emergence of carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (CRKP) attracted extensive attention. Information on CRKP from hospital wastewater (HWW) is limited. The aims of this study were to investigate the geno...

    Authors: Zhiqiang Xie, Jiangqing Huang, Shengcen zhang, BinBin Xu, Qianwen Zhang and Bin Li
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:115
  42. Urinary tract infection (UTI) is one of the most prevalent infectious diseases with worldwide health threatening. Antimicrobial resistant strains of Escherichia coli (E. coli) are a common cause of UTI which were...

    Authors: Saleh Afsharikhah, Reza Ghanbarpour, Parvin Mohseni, Nasrin Adib, Mahboube Bagheri and Maziar Jajarmi
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:114
  43. Rickettsia helvetica, a spotted fever rickettsia, is transmitted to humans via ticks in Europe, North Africa, and Asia. The central nervous system is a crucial target for rickettsial diseases, which has been repo...

    Authors: Lena Kask, Carl Påhlson, Karin Staxäng and Kenneth Nilsson
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:113
  44. Resistance to antibiotics has increased steadily over time, thus there is a pressing need for safer alternatives to antibiotics. Current study aims to evaluate the influence of vitamin C as an antibacterial an...

    Authors: Noha Anwar Hassuna, E. M. Rabie, W. K. M. Mahd, Marwa M. M. Refaie, Rehab Kamal Mohamed Yousef and Wedad M. Abdelraheem
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:112
  45. Mycobacterium tuberculosis (Mtb) forms physiologically relevant biofilms harboring drug-tolerant bacteria. This observation has brought the study of mycobacterial biofilms to the forefront of tuberculosis researc...

    Authors: Parminder Singh Mavi, Shweta Singh and Ashwani Kumar
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:111
  46. This study aims to explore the antibacterial activity of cethromycin against Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus), and its relationship with multilocus sequence typing (MLST), erythromycin ribosomal methylase (erm) ...

    Authors: Yuechen Hu, Lili Ouyang, Duoyun Li, Xiangbin Deng, Hongbo Xu, Zhijian Yu, Yeqing Fang, Jinxin Zheng, Zhong Chen and Haigang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:109
  47. In our continuing search for biologically active natural enemies from North of Africa with special reference to Tunisian fungi, our teamwork screened fungi from different ecological habitats in Tunisia. Our pr...

    Authors: Lobna Hajji-Hedfi, Wassila Hlaoua, Abdelhak Rhouma, Awatif A. Al-Judaibi, Susana Cobacho Arcos, Lee Robertson, Sergio Ciordia, Najet Horrigue-Raouani, Alfonso Navas and Ahmed M. Abdel-Azeem
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2023 23:108

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