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  1. Studies have elucidated the importance of gut microbiota for an organism, but we are still learning about the important influencing factors. Several factors have been identified in helping shape the microbiome...

    Authors: Jonathan J. Fong, Yik-Hei Sung and Li Ding
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:71
  2. Perioperative neurocognitive dysfunction (PND) emerges as a common postoperative complication among elderly patients. Currently, the mechanism of PND remains unclear, but there exists a tendency to believe tha...

    Authors: Yanfang Yang, Na Li, Yubo Gao, Fanning Xu, Hui Chen, Chun Zhang and Xinli Ni
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:70
  3. Liver steatosis is the most frequent liver disorder and its advanced stage, non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH), will soon become the main reason for liver fibrosis and cirrhosis. The “multiple hits hypothesi...

    Authors: Jacqueline Wyss, Tina Raselli, Annika Wyss, Anja Telzerow, Gerhard Rogler, Niklas Krupka, Bahtiyar Yilmaz, Thomas S. B. Schmidt and Benjamin Misselwitz
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:69
  4. In the current study, for the first time, we reported a novel HCV molecular diagnostic approach termed reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification integrated with a gold nanoparticles-based la...

    Authors: Yuanfang Shi, Qingxue Zhou, Shilei Dong, Qi Zhao, Xue Wu, Peng Yang, Xiaoyan Zeng, Xinggui Yang, Yan Tan, Xinhua Luo, Zhenghua Xiao and Xu Chen
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:68
  5. Carbapenems represent the first line treatment of serious infections caused by drug-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae. Carbapenem-resistant K. pneumoniae (CRKP) is one of the urgent threats to human health worldwid...

    Authors: Mahmoud Saad Abdel-Halim, Amira M. El-Ganiny, Basem Mansour, Galal Yahya, Hemat K. Abd El Latif and Momen Askoura
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:67
  6. Candida albicans is a fungal pathogen causing human infections. Here we investigated differential gene expression patterns and functional enrichment in C. albicans strains grown under different conditions.

    Authors: Zeinab Abdelmoghis Hefny, Boyang Ji, Ibrahim E. Elsemman, Jens Nielsen and Patrick Van Dijck
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:66
  7. Camels harbouring multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria are capable of transmitting various microorganisms to humans. This study aimed to determine the distribution of anti-microbial resistance among Escheri...

    Authors: Marwa youseef, Fatma Karam, Mona Kadry, Mahmoud Elhariri and Rehab Elhelw
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:65
  8. Multi-drug-resistant organisms (MDROs) in gram-negative bacteria have caused a global epidemic, especially the bacterial resistance to carbapenem agents. Plasmid is the common vehicle for carrying antimicrobia...

    Authors: Ruyan Chen, Chenyu Li, Haoyu Ge, Jie Qiao, Lei Fang, Cailin Liu, Jianjun Gou and Xiaobing Guo
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:64
  9. Amplicon-based mycobiome analysis has the potential to identify all fungal species within a sample and hence could provide a valuable diagnostic assay for use in clinical mycology settings. In the last decade,...

    Authors: Danielle Weaver, Lilyann Novak-Frazer, Maisie Palmer, Malcolm Richardson, Mike Bromley and Paul Bowyer
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:63
  10. In this study, we investigated the effects of alpine meadow in different phenological periods on ruminal fermentation, serum biochemical indices, and gastrointestinal tract microbes in grazing yak on the Qingh...

    Authors: Tongqing Guo, Xungang Wang, Qian Zhang, Yuna Jia, Yalin Wang, Lin Wei, Na Li, Xianli Xu, Hongjin Liu, Linyong Hu, Na Zhao and Shixiao Xu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:62
  11. Antimicrobial resistance poses a huge risk to human health worldwide, while Bangladesh is confronting the most severe challenge between the food supply and the huge consumption of antibiotics annually. More im...

    Authors: Md Atiqul Haque, Huilong Hu, Jiaqi Liu, Md Aminul Islam, Foysal Hossen, Md Arifur Rahman, Firoz Ahmed and Cheng He
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:61
  12. The impact of probiotic strains on host health is widely known. The available studies on the interaction between bacteria and the host are focused on the changes induced by bacteria in the host mainly. The stu...

    Authors: Dominika Jakubczyk, Katarzyna Leszczyńska, Katarzyna Pacyga-Prus, Dominika Kozakiewicz, Wioletta Kazana-Płuszka, Dominika Gełej, Paweł Migdał, Roksana Kruszakin, Agnieszka Zabłocka and Sabina Górska
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:60
  13. Colistin and carbapenem-resistant Klebsiella pneumoniae (Col-CRKP) represent a significant and constantly growing threat to global public health. We report here an outbreak of Col-CRKP infections during the fifth...

    Authors: Rahimeh Sanikhani, Mojtaba Akbari, Majid Hosseinzadeh, Mansour Siavash, Farzad Badmasti and Hamid Solgi
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:59
  14. Accurate identification of bacterial communities is crucial for research applications, diagnostics, and clinical interventions. Although 16S ribosomal RNA (rRNA) gene sequencing is a widely employed technique ...

    Authors: Alessandro Bertolo, Ezra Valido and Jivko Stoyanov
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:58
  15. Sesarmid crabs dominate mangrove habitats as the major primary consumers, which facilitates the trophic link and nutrient recycling in the ecosystem. Therefore, the adaptations and mechanisms of sesarmid crabs...

    Authors: Tom Kwok Lun Hui, Irene Ching Nam Lo, Karen Ka Wing Wong, Chandler Tsz To Tsang and Ling Ming Tsang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:57
  16. The occurrence of multidrug-resistant and hypervirulent Klebsiella pneumoniae (MDR-hvKp) worldwide poses a great challenge for public health. Few studies have focused on ST218 MDR-hvKp.

    Authors: Ping Yang, Chao Liu, Pengcheng Du, Juan Yi, Zhenchao Wu, Jiajia Zheng, Ning Shen, Liyan Cui and Ming Lu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:56
  17. The emergence of carbapenem-resistant and extensively drug-resistant (XDR) Acinetobacter baumannii as well as inadequate effective antibiotics calls for an urgent effort to find new antibacterial agents. The ther...

    Authors: Eilnaz Basardeh, Somayeh Piri-Gavgani, Hamid Reza Moradi, Masoumeh Azizi, Parastoo Mirzabeigi, Farzaneh Nazari, Mostafa Ghanei, Fereidoun Mahboudi and Fatemeh Rahimi-Jamnani
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:55
  18. Candida albicans is the most common fungus that causes vaginal candidiasis in immunocompetent women and catastrophic infections in immunocompromised patients. The treatment of such infections is hindered due to t...

    Authors: Salwa E. Gomaa, Hisham A. Abbas, Fatma A. Mohamed, Mohamed A. M. Ali, Tarek M. Ibrahim, Alyaa S. Abdel Halim, Mashael A. Alghamdi, Basem Mansour, Anis Ahmad Chaudhary, Amr Elkelish, Fehmi Boufahja, Wael A. H. Hegazy and Fatma Al-zahraa A. Yehia
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:54
  19. Compared with aerial plant tissues (such as leaf, stem, and flower), root-associated microbiomes play an indisputable role in promoting plant health and productivity. We thus explored the similarities and diff...

    Authors: Hui Cao, Longxiao Xu, Jianfei Song, Mi Xun, Weiwei Zhang and Hongqiang Yang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:53
  20. Resistance mechanisms are a shelter for Acinetobacter baumannii to adapt to our environment which causes difficulty for the infections to be treated and WHO declares this organism on the top of pathogens priority...

    Authors: Neveen M. Saleh, Hadeer Ezzat, Gharieb S. El-Sayyad and Hamdallah Zedan
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:52
  21. S. pyogenes, is a primary pathogen that leads to pharyngitis and can also trigger severe conditions like necrotizing fasciitis and streptococcal toxic shock syndrome (STSS), often resulting in high mortality rate...

    Authors: Zhiqian Dou, Ling Xie, Meiling Gao and Dexi Liu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:51
  22. Bacillus cereus is implicated in severe foodborne infection in humans. This study intended to assess the occurrence, groEL gene sequencing, biofilm production, and resistance profiles of emerged multidrug resista...

    Authors: Abdelazeem M. Algammal, Hamza M. Eid, Saad Alghamdi, Hanaa Ghabban, Roba Alatawy, Enas A. Almanzalawi, Tahani M. Alqahtani, Sabreen G. Elfouly, Gihan M. Mohammed, Helal F. Hetta and Reham M. El-Tarabili
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:50
  23. As antibiotics cannot inhibit multidrug-resistant bacteria (MDR), continuous research is mandatory to find other antibacterials from natural resources. Native legume proteins and their modified forms exhibited...

    Authors: Mahmoud Sitohy, Gamal Enan, Seham Abdel-Shafi, Neveen Abou El-Wafa, Nashwa El-Gazzar, Ali Osman and Basel Sitohy
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:49
  24. Pediatric chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction (PIPO) is a rare disease characterized by symptoms and radiological signs suggestive of intestinal obstruction, in the absence of lumen-occluding lesions. It res...

    Authors: Giulia Radocchia, Massimiliano Marazzato, Karim Ben Harbi, Elena Capuzzo, Fabrizio Pantanella, Roberto De Giorgio, Matteo Guarino, Anna Costanzini, Letizia Zenzeri, Pasquale Parisi, Alessandro Ferretti, Enrico Felici, Anna Teresa Palamara, Giovanni Di Nardo and Serena Schippa
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:48
  25. Candidatus Ornithobacterium hominis (O. hominis), which was identified in nasopharyngeal swabs from Egypt, has been associated with respiratory disorders in humans. O. hominis, a recently identified member of the...

    Authors: Nada Ahmed, Marwa Azab, Shymaa Enany and Amro Hanora
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:47
  26. Campylobacter jejuni and Campylobacter coli are the major causative agents of bacterial gastroenteritis worldwide and are known obligate microaerophiles. Despite being sensitive to oxygen and its reduction produc...

    Authors: Emily Stoakes, Xuanlin Chen, Lajos Kalmar, Dave Baker, Rhiannon Evans, Steven Rudder and Andrew J. Grant
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:46
  27. Sepsis can cause immune dysregulation and multiple organ failure in patients and eventually lead to death. The gut microbiota has demonstrated its precise therapeutic potential in the treatment of various dise...

    Authors: Feiyu Luan, Yang Zhou, Xiaohui Ma, Yue Li, Yahui Peng, Xiaonan Jia, Nana Li, Xibo Wang, Yinghao Luo, Mingyin Man, Qianqian Zhang, Chunying Wang, Kaijiang Yu, Mingyan Zhao and Changsong Wang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:45
  28. L-arginine deiminase (ADI, EC hydrolyzes arginine to ammonia and citrulline which is a natural supplement in health care. ADI was purified from Penicillium chrysogenum using 85% ammonium sulfate, DEAE-ce...

    Authors: Hamed M. El-Shora, Nessma A. El-Zawawy, Mohamed A. Abd El-Rheem and Metwally A. Metwally
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:44
  29. Epothilone derivatives have been recognized as one of the most powerful anticancer drugs towards solid tumors, for their unique affinity to bind with β-tubulin microtubule arrays, stabilizing their disassembly...

    Authors: Ashraf S. A. El-Sayed, Ahmed Shindia, Hala Ammar, Mohamed G. Seadawy and Samar A. Khashana
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:43
  30. Atopic dermatitis (AD) patients have high rates of colonization by Staphylococcus aureus, which has been associated with worsening of the disease. This study characterized Staphylococcus spp isolates recovered fr...

    Authors: Mariana Fernandes Augusto de Oliveira, Daiane Bitencourt Agne, Ludmila Sento Sé Bastos, Laura Maria Andrade de Oliveira, Simone Saintive, Ekaterini Simoes Goudouris, Evandro Alves do Prado, Henrique Fragoso dos Santos, Raphael da Silva Pereira, Fernanda Sampaio Cavalcante, Dennis de Carvalho Ferreira and Kátia Regina Netto dos Santos
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:42
  31. Listeria monocytogenes is an important foodborne pathogen that incorporated into many serious infections in human especially immunocompromised individuals, pregnant women, the elderly, and newborns. The consumpt...

    Authors: Amira Ibrahim Zakaria and Rana Fahmi Sabala
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:41
  32. Anelloviruses (AVs) that infect the human population are members of the Anelloviridae family. They are widely distributed in human populations worldwide. Torque teno virus (TTV) was the first virus of this fam...

    Authors: Mohammad Sabbaghian, Hamidreza Gheitasi, Ali Akbar Shekarchi, Ahmad Tavakoli and Vahdat Poortahmasebi
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:40
  33. Tea is one of the most widely consumed beverages in the world, with significant economic and cultural value. However, tea production faces many challenges due to various biotic and abiotic stresses, among whic...

    Authors: Zhaoyang Tang, Jing Zhu, Qiujin Song, Paul Daly, Liya Kong, Luqian He, Agen Li, Jun Lou, Zhanqi Wang, Liqin Zhang and Lijing Min
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:38
  34. Vibrio vulnificus exists as one of the most serious foodborne pathogens for humans, and rapid and sensitive detection methods are needed to control its infections. As an emerging method, The Loop-Mediated Isother...

    Authors: Lei Zhang, Jianfei Liu, Kewei Qin, Chenglin Wu, Hui Ma and Lijun Zhou
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:37
  35. Patients with diabetic feet are prone to be infected due to the impaired immune system. However, the prognostic outcome of different microbial infections remains controversial. Identification and rapid screeni...

    Authors: Chunxia Qi, Xiangrong Luo, Jiali Huang, Danli Kong, Yali Zhang, Mengchen Zou and Hao Zhou
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:36
  36. Diarrhoea is a public health problem, especially in developing countries where it is the second leading cause of child mortality. In Low Income Countries like in Mali, self-medication and inappropriate use of ...

    Authors: Bintou Diarra, Ibréhima Guindo, Boī Koné, Maīmouna Dembélé, Ibrahim Cissé, Souleymane Thiam, Kadidia Konaté, Mamadou Tékété, Almoustapha Maīga, Oumou Maīga, Lassina Timbiné and Abdoulaye Djimde
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:35
  37. Frogs are critical economic animals essential to agricultural ecosystem equilibrium. However, Meningitis-like Infectious Disease (MID) often affects them in agricultural settings. While frog-associated microbi...

    Authors: Senlin Liu, Sewar Imad, Sarfraz Hussain, Shuiqing Xiao, Xiaowei Yu and Hui Cao
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:34
  38. Vibrio cholerae, as a natural inhabitant of the marine environment is among the world-leading causes of diarrheal diseases. The present study aimed to investigate the genetic relatedness of Iran 2012–2016 V. chol...

    Authors: Fatemeh Jalalizadeh, Elisabeth Njamkepo, François-Xavier Weill, Forough Goodarzi, Marjan Rahnamaye-Farzami, Roghieh Sabourian and Bita Bakhshi
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:33
  39. COVID-19 emerged in late 2019 and has occasioned more than 765 millions cumulative cases and 6.9 millions of deaths globally. Notably, around 70% of patients with severe COVID-19 are men. Therefore, it is to b...

    Authors: Rubén Alberto Bayardo-González, Marcela Peña-Rodríguez, Ana Laura Pereira-Suárez, Alina Xcaret Rubio-Sánchez, Mariel García-Chagollán, Daniel Natividad Valenzuela-Orozco, Melida del Rosario Lizarazo-Taborda, Jesús Mora-Mora and Natali Vega-Magaña
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:32
  40. Although the spread of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) through food and its production poses a significant concern, there is limited research on the prevalence of AMR bacteria in various agri-food products. Seq...

    Authors: Ashley L. Cooper, Andrew Low, Alex Wong, Sandeep Tamber, Burton W. Blais and Catherine D. Carrillo
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:31
  41. Macrolide antibiotics have been extensively used for the treatment of Staphylococcus aureus infections. However, the emergence of macrolide-resistant strains of S. aureus has become a major concern for public hea...

    Authors: Tarek El-Said El-Banna, Fatma Ibrahim Sonbol, Amal M. Abo Kamer and Sara Ahmed Mohammed Mahmoud Badr
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:30
  42. The ATP-dependent DNA ligase Lig E is present as an accessory DNA ligase in numerous proteobacterial genomes, including many disease-causing species. Here we have constructed a genomic Lig E knock-out in the o...

    Authors: Jolyn Pan, Avi Singh, Kyrin Hanning, Joanna Hicks and Adele Williamson
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:29
  43. Filarial worms are important vector-borne pathogens of a large range of animal hosts, including humans, and are responsible for numerous debilitating neglected tropical diseases such as, lymphatic filariasis c...

    Authors: Lucas G. Huggins, Ushani Atapattu, Neil D. Young, Rebecca J. Traub and Vito Colella
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:28
  44. As unicellular eukaryotes, ciliates are an indispensable component of micro-ecosystems that play the role of intermediate nutrition link between bacteria or algae and meiofauna. Recent faunistic studies have r...

    Authors: Lijian Liao, Limin Jiang and Xiaozhong Hu
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:27
  45. The human-pathogenic Enterobacter species are widely distributed in diverse environmental conditions, however, the understanding of the virulence factors and genetic variations within the genus is very limited. I...

    Authors: Mu Peng, Weiyuan Lin, Aifen Zhou, Zhihui Jiang, Fangzhen Zhou and Zhiyong Wang
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:26
  46. Oligoribonuclease (orn) of P. aeruginosa is a highly conserved exonuclease, which can regulate the global gene expression levels of bacteria through regulation of both the nanoRNA and c-di-GMP. NanoRNA can regula...

    Authors: Lulu Yang, Lili Wang, Mengyu Wang, Ousman Bajinka, Guojun Wu, Ling Qin and Yurong Tan
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:25
  47. Although stag beetles are a popular saprophytic insect, their gut microbiome has been poorly studied. Here, 16 S rRNA gene sequencing was employed to reveal the gut microbiota composition and functional variat...

    Authors: Yikai Lu, Siyuan Chu, Zhiyuan Shi, Ruobing You and Haimin Chen
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:24
  48. Mycoplasma pneumoniae (M. pneumoniae) is an important pathogen of community-acquired pneumonia in children. The factors contributing to the severity of illness caused by M. pneumoniae infection are still under in...

    Authors: Meng Xu, Ying Li, Yue Shi, Haizhou Liu, Xi Tong, Li Ma, Jie Gao, Qing Du, Hui Du, Di Liu, Xiaoxia Lu and Yi Yan
    Citation: BMC Microbiology 2024 24:23

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