Vibrio vulnificus

Summary

Alias: Beneckea vulnifica, Beneckea vulnifica Reichelt et al. 1979 (Approved Lists 1980), Vibrio vulnificus (Reichelt et al. 1979) Farmer 1980 emend. West et al. 1986

Top Publications

  1. Beaulieu L, Thibodeau J, Desbiens M, Saint Louis R, Zatylny Gaudin C, Thibault S. Evidence of Antibacterial Activities in Peptide Fractions Originating from Snow Crab (Chionoecetes opilio) By-Products. Probiotics Antimicrob Proteins. 2010;2:197-209 pubmed publisher
    ..jejuni, Listonella anguillarum, Morganella morganii, Shewanella putrefasciens, Vibrio parahaemolyticus and Vibrio vulnificus and against a few Gram-positive bacteria such as Listeria monocytogenes, Staphylococcus epidermidis and ..
  2. Zhou Y, Liu G, Cheng X, Wang Q, Wang B, Wang B, et al. Antimicrobial activity of a newly identified Kazal-type serine proteinase inhibitor, CcKPI1, from the jellyfish Cyanea capillata. Int J Biol Macromol. 2018;107:1945-1955 pubmed publisher
    ..aureus and Bacillus subtilis, Gram-negative bacteria Escherichia coli, marine pathogenic vibrios Vibrio vulnificus, Vibrio cholerae, Vibrio natriegens, Vibrio mimicus, Vibrio alginolyticus and Vibrio parahaemolyticus, and ..
  3. Huang M, Zhou T, Wu Y, Fei H, Wang G, Li Z, et al. Characterisation and functional comparison of single-CRD and multidomain containing galectins CgGal-2 and CgGal-3 from oyster Crassostrea gigas. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;78:238-247 pubmed publisher
    ..exhibited different microbe binding profiles; rCgGal-2 bound to Gram-negative bacteria (Escherichia coli and Vibrio vulnificus) and fungi (Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Pichia pastoris), while rCgGal-3 bound to these microbes but also ..
  4. Huang P, Shi J, Sun Q, Dong X, Zhang N. Engineering Pichia pastoris for Efficient Production of a Novel Bifunctional Strongylocentrotus purpuratus Invertebrate-Type Lysozyme. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2018;186:459-475 pubmed publisher
    ..0 and 30 °C and showed antimicrobial activities against Gram-negative bacteria (Vibrio vulnificus, Vibrio parahemolyticus, and Aeromonas hydrophila) and Gram-positive bacteria (Staphylococcus aureus and ..
  5. Carraro V, Sanna C, Brandas V, Sanna A, Pinna A, Coroneo V. Hygiene and health risks associated with the consumption of edible lamellibranch molluscs. Int J Food Microbiol. 2015;201:52-7 pubmed publisher
    ..6%, Vibrio cholerae in 6% and Vibrio vulnificus in 1.1%. Virulence gene (trh sequence) was present in 1.6% of the V. parahaemolyticus-positive samples...
  6. Kopprio G, Streitenberger M, Okuno K, Baldini M, Biancalana F, Fricke A, et al. Biogeochemical and hydrological drivers of the dynamics of Vibrio species in two Patagonian estuaries. Sci Total Environ. 2017;579:646-656 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Vibrio vulnificus was detected only in three instances in the microplankton fraction of the Río Negro estuary...
  7. Yin M, Liu D, Xu F, Xiao L, Wang Q, Wang B, et al. A specific antimicrobial protein CAP-1 from Pseudomonas sp. isolated from the jellyfish Cyanea capillata. Int J Biol Macromol. 2016;82:488-96 pubmed publisher
    ..coli, Bacillus subtilis and Candida albicans, especially some marine-derived microorganisms such as Vibrio vulnificus, Vibrio alginolyticus, Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Vibrio cholera, and Vibrio anguillarum, but showed little ..
  8. Richards G, Fay J, Uknalis J, Olanya O, Watson M. Purification and Host Specificity of Predatory Halobacteriovorax Isolates from Seawater. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2016;82:922-7 pubmed publisher
    ..parahaemolyticus strains and against Vibrio vulnificus, Vibrio alginolyticus, Escherichia coli O157:H7, and Salmonella enterica serovar Typhimurium DT104, all ..
  9. Tercero Alburo J, González Márquez H, Bonilla González E, Quiñones Ramírez E, Vázquez Salinas C. Identification of capsule, biofilm, lateral flagellum, and type IV pili in Vibrio mimicus strains. Microb Pathog. 2014;76:77-83 pubmed publisher
    ..In pathogenic Vibrio species such as V. cholerae, Vibrio. parahaemolyticus and Vibrio vulnificus, capsule, biofilms, lateral flagellum, and type IV pili are structures described as essential for ..

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  1. Zhang M, Yue B, Zhang A, Wang G, Liu Y, Zhou S, et al. TC38, a teleost TFPI-2 peptide that kills bacteria via penetration of the cell membrane and interaction with nucleic acids. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2017;64:104-110 pubmed publisher
    ..against the Gram-negative bacteria Vibrio ichthyoenteri, Vibrio litoralis, Vibrio parahaemolyticus, and Vibrio vulnificus, as well as the fish Megalocytivirus, infectious spleen and kidney necrosis virus (ISKNV)...
  2. Hustedt J, Ahmed S. Plesiomonas shigelloides Periprosthetic Knee Infection After Consumption of Raw Oysters. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2017;46:E32-E34 pubmed
    ..In the United States, P shigelloides and 2 other Vibrionaceae family members, Vibrio vulnificus and Vibrio parahaemolyticus, are most often contracted from eating raw oysters and shellfish...
  3. Verma V, Tan W, Puth S, Cho K, Lee S, Rhee J. Norovirus (NoV) specific protective immune responses induced by recombinant P dimer vaccine are enhanced by the mucosal adjuvant FlaB. J Transl Med. 2016;14:135 pubmed publisher
    ..into groups of mice either alone or in conjugation with mucosal adjuvant FlaB, the flagellar protein from Vibrio vulnificus. Antigen specific humoral and cell mediated immune responses were assessed by enzyme linked immunosorbent ..
  4. Sferlazzo G, Meloni D, Lamon S, Marceddu M, Mureddu A, Consolati S, et al. Evaluation of short purification cycles in naturally contaminated Mediterranean mussels (Mytilus galloprovincialis) harvested in Sardinia (Italy). Food Microbiol. 2018;74:86-91 pubmed publisher
    ..alginolyticus (n=21), Vibrio fluvialis (n=12), Vibrio cholerae (n=4), Vibrio parahaemolyticus (n=2) and Vibrio vulnificus (n=1). The Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolates carried the tdh or the trh genes...
  5. Kuo S, Chou M, Lee S, Wang Y, Chen C, Lin P, et al. Vibrio vulnificus RtxA1 modulated calcium flux contributes reduced internalization in phagocytes. Life Sci. 2015;132:55-60 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results indicated that RtxA1 may interfere with cytosolic Ca(2+)flux of phagocyte to promote bacteria colonization. ..
  6. He S, Wang G, Yue B, Zhou S, Zhang M. TO17: A teleost antimicrobial peptide that induces degradation of bacterial nucleic acids and inhibits bacterial infection in red drum, Sciaenops ocellatus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;72:639-645 pubmed publisher
    ..results showed that TO17 displayed antimicrobial activity against Staphylococcus aureus, Micrococcus luteus, Vibrio vulnificus, and infectious spleen and kidney necrosis virus, independent of host serum...
  7. He S, Wang J, Du X, Yue B, Wang G, Zhou S, et al. A teleost TFPI-2 peptide that possesses a broad antibacterial spectrum and immune-stimulatory properties. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;82:469-475 pubmed publisher
    ..Micrococcus luteus and Staphylococcus aureus; Gram-negative bacteria Vibrio litoralis, Vibrio ichthyoenteri, Vibrio vulnificus and Vibrio scophthalmi, as well as fish megalocytivirus, infectious spleen and kidney necrosis virus (ISKNV)...
  8. Fernández Delgado M, Suárez P, Giner S, Sanz V, Peña J, Sánchez D, et al. Occurrence and virulence properties of Vibrio and Salinivibrio isolates from tropical lagoons of the southern Caribbean Sea. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2017;110:833-841 pubmed publisher
    ..the thermolabile direct haemolysin (tl) of Vibrio parahaemolyticus and the haemolysin/cytolysin (vvhA) of Vibrio vulnificus were absent or amplified in low proportions (23, 5, and 0%, respectively)...
  9. Lai S, Tu I, Wu W, Yang J, Luk L, Lai M, et al. Site-specific His/Asp phosphoproteomic analysis of prokaryotes reveals putative targets for drug resistance. BMC Microbiol. 2017;17:123 pubmed publisher
    ..extrusion (MATE) channel YeeO in Klebsiella pneumoniae NTUH-K2044, branched amino acid transporter AzlC in Vibrio vulnificus and the RNA-modifying pseudouridine synthase in Helicobacter pylori...
  10. Carda Diéguez M, Ghai R, Rodriguez Valera F, Amaro C. Wild eel microbiome reveals that skin mucus of fish could be a natural niche for aquatic mucosal pathogen evolution. Microbiome. 2017;5:162 pubmed publisher
    ..pathogenic Vibrio monopolized wild eel SMS-microbiome from natural ecosystems, Vibrio anguillarum/Vibrio vulnificus and Vibrio cholerae/Vibrio metoecus being the most abundant ones in SMS from estuary and lake, respectively...
  11. Baker Austin C, Oliver J, Alam M, Ali A, Waldor M, Qadri F, et al. Vibrio spp. infections. Nat Rev Dis Primers. 2018;4:8 pubmed publisher
    ..Non-cholera Vibrio spp. (for example, Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Vibrio alginolyticus and Vibrio vulnificus) cause vibriosis - infections normally acquired through exposure to sea water or through consumption of raw ..
  12. Tajiri T, Tate G, Masunaga A, Miura K, Masuda S, Kunimura T, et al. Autopsy cases of fulminant bacterial infection in adults: clinical onset depends on the virulence of bacteria and patient immune status. J Infect Chemother. 2012;18:637-45 pubmed publisher
    ..pyogenes, one by S. dysgalactiae subsp. equisimilis, one by Staphylococcus aureus, and one by Vibrio vulnificus). Clinicohistopathologic features were evaluated...
  13. Ng C, Goh S, Saeidi N, Gerhard W, Gunsch C, Gin K. Occurrence of Vibrio species, beta-lactam resistant Vibrio species, and indicator bacteria in ballast and port waters of a tropical harbor. Sci Total Environ. 2018;610-611:651-656 pubmed publisher
    ..cholerae (2 MPN/100mL), Vibrio vulnificus (>110 MPN/100mL), and Vibrio parahaemolyticus (2 to >110 MPN/100mL) were detected in at least one of ..
  14. Castelo Branco D, Sales J, Brilhante R, Guedes G, Ponte Y, Sampaio C, et al. Enterobacteria and Vibrio from Macrobrachium amazonicum prawn farming in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil. Asian Pac J Trop Med. 2016;9:27-31 pubmed publisher
    ..As for Vibrio, three species were identified: Vibrio cholerae non-O1/non-O139 (n = 4), Vibrio vulnificus (V. vulnificus) (n = 1) and Vibrio mimicus (n = 1). Vibrio spp...
  15. He S, Zhang J, Li N, Zhou S, Yue B, Zhang M. A TFPI-1 peptide that induces degradation of bacterial nucleic acids, and inhibits bacterial and viral infection in half-smooth tongue sole, Cynoglossus semilaevis. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2017;60:466-473 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results showed that TC24 also possesses bactericidal activity against Staphylococcus aureus and Vibrio vulnificus. During its interaction with the target bacterial cells, TC24 destroyed cell membrane integrity, penetrated ..
  16. Stefanova D, Raychev A, Deville J, Humphries R, Campeau S, Ruchala P, et al. Hepcidin Protects against Lethal Escherichia coli Sepsis in Mice Inoculated with Isolates from Septic Patients. Infect Immun. 2018;86: pubmed publisher
    ..from infection-associated mortality with the siderophilic pathogens Yersinia enterocolitica and Vibrio vulnificus However, the evolutionary conservation of the hypoferremic response to infection suggests that not only ..
  17. Sperling L, Alter T, Huehn S. Prevalence and Antimicrobial Resistance of Vibrio spp. in Retail and Farm Shrimps in Ecuador. J Food Prot. 2015;78:2089-92 pubmed publisher
    ..2%), Vibrio cholerae (11.3%), and Vibrio vulnificus (3.5%). None of the V. parahaemolyticus isolates carried the virulence-associated tdh and trh genes. In V...
  18. Jones J, Lüdeke C, Bowers J, DeRosia Banick K, Carey D, Hastback W. Abundance of Vibrio cholerae, V. vulnificus, and V. parahaemolyticus in oysters (Crassostrea virginica) and clams (Mercenaria mercenaria) from Long Island sound. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2014;80:7667-72 pubmed publisher
    ..in clams. The objective of this study was to compare the levels of Vibrio cholerae, Vibrio vulnificus, and Vibrio parahaemolyticus in oysters and clams harvested concurrently from Long Island Sound (LIS)...
  19. Morales Estrada A, Lopez Merino A, Gutiérrez Méndez N, Ruiz E, Contreras Rodriguez A. Partial Characterization of Bacteriocin Produced by Halotolerant Pediococcus acidilactici Strain QC38 Isolated from Traditional Cotija Cheese. Pol J Microbiol. 2016;65:279-285 pubmed publisher
    ..was achieved against Listeria monocytogenes (supplier or indication or source), Staphylococcus aureus, Vibrio vulnificus, Vibrio cholerae O1 Ogawa, Vibrio cholerae NO 01 and Salmonella enterica subsp. Enterica serovar Typhimurium...
  20. Perkins A, Trimmier M. Recreational Waterborne Illnesses: Recognition, Treatment, and Prevention. Am Fam Physician. 2017;95:554-560 pubmed
    ..Cellulitis caused by Vibrio vulnificus can result in serious illness, amputation, and death...
  21. Ting C, Chen Y, Chen J. Nile tilapia fry fed on antimicrobial peptide Epinecidin-1-expressing Artemia cyst exhibit enhanced immunity against acute bacterial infection. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;81:37-48 pubmed publisher
    ..decapsulated transgenic cysts and acutely challenged with Gram-positive Streptococcus iniae or Gram-negative Vibrio vulnificus (204)...
  22. Ciacci C, Manti A, Canonico B, Campana R, Camisassi G, Baffone W, et al. Responses of Mytilus galloprovincialis hemocytes to environmental strains of Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Vibrio alginolyticus, Vibrio vulnificus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2017;65:80-87 pubmed publisher
    ..These data reinforce the hypothesis that Mytilus hemocytes show specific responses to different vibrio species and strains. ..
  23. Froelich B, Phippen B, Fowler P, Noble R, Oliver J. Differences in Abundances of Total Vibrio spp., V. vulnificus, and V. parahaemolyticus in Clams and Oysters in North Carolina. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2017;83: pubmed publisher
    Filter feeding shellfish can concentrate pathogenic bacteria, including Vibrio vulnificus and Vibrio parahaemolyticus, as much as 100-fold from the overlying water...
  24. Chen X, Liang H, Lian J, Lu Y, Li X, Zhi S, et al. [The protective effect of bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell on lung injury induced by vibrio vulnificus sepsis]. Zhonghua Wei Zhong Bing Ji Jiu Yi Xue. 2014;26:821-6 pubmed publisher
    To discuss the protective effect of bone marrow mesenchymal stem cell (BMSC) on lung injury induced by vibrio vulnificus sepsis and its mechanism. BMSCs were isolated by whole bone marrow adherent culture from mouse...
  25. Bandino J, Hang A, Norton S. The Infectious and Noninfectious Dermatological Consequences of Flooding: A Field Manual for the Responding Provider. Am J Clin Dermatol. 2015;16:399-424 pubmed publisher
    ..b>Vibrio vulnificus is classically associated with exposure to saltwater or brackish water...
  26. Ratana Arporn P, Jommark N. Efficacy of neutral electrolyzed water for reducing pathogenic bacteria contaminating shrimp. J Food Prot. 2014;77:2176-80 pubmed publisher
    ..the efficacy of neutral electrolyzed water (NEW) in killing pathogens, namely, Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Vibrio vulnificus, Salmonella Enteritidis, and Escherichia coli in shrimp...
  27. Griffitt K, Grimes D. A novel agar formulation for isolation and direct enumeration of Vibrio vulnificus from oyster tissue. J Microbiol Methods. 2013;94:98-102 pubmed publisher
    A new selective and differential medium, Vibrio vulnificus X-Gal (VVX), was developed for direct enumeration of V. vulnificus (Vv) from oyster samples...
  28. Kim J, Park J, Lee M, Lee H, Park S, Kim K, et al. Stationary-phase induction of vvpS expression by three transcription factors: repression by LeuO and activation by SmcR and CRP. Mol Microbiol. 2015;97:330-46 pubmed publisher
    An exoprotease of Vibrio vulnificus, VvpS, exhibits an autolytic function during the stationary phase...
  29. Zhang R, Gu J. Complete sequence of plasmid pMP1 from the marine environmental Vibrio vulnificus and location of its replication origin. Mar Biotechnol (NY). 2009;11:456-62 pubmed publisher
    A novel cryptic plasmid, pMP1, from an environmental Vibrio vulnificus MP-4 isolated from Mai Po Nature Reserve in Hong Kong, has been characterized. The 7.6-kb plasmid had guanine-cytosine content of 40...
  30. Chodur D, Guo L, Pu M, Bruger E, Fernandez N, Waters C, et al. The proline variant of the W[F/L/M][T/S]R c-di-GMP binding motif suppresses dependence on signal-association for regulator function. J Bacteriol. 2017;: pubmed publisher
    i>Vibrio vulnificus is an estuarine bacteria and potent opportunistic human pathogen. It enters the food-chain by asymptomatically colonizing a variety of marine organisms, most notably oysters...
  31. Lee T, Chung K. Development and characterization of a catalytically inactive cysteine protease domain of RtxA1/MARTXVv as a potential vaccine for Vibrio vulnificus. Microbiol Immunol. 2015;59:555-61 pubmed publisher
    Recent studies have defined several virulence factors as vaccine candidates against Vibrio vulnificus. However, most of these factors have the potential to cause pathogenic effects in the vaccinees or induce incomplete protection...
  32. Yu W, Shen X, Pan H, Xiao T, Shen P, Xiao Y. Clinical features and treatment of patients with Vibrio vulnificus infection. Int J Infect Dis. 2017;59:1-6 pubmed publisher
    Infections with Vibrio vulnificus are commonly fatal, and the speed and accuracy of diagnosis and treatment is directly linked to mortality...
  33. Agarwal S, Agarwal S, Biancucci M, Satchell K. Induced autoprocessing of the cytopathic Makes caterpillars floppy-like effector domain of the Vibrio vulnificus MARTX toxin. Cell Microbiol. 2015;17:1494-509 pubmed publisher
    ..MARTX(Vv)) toxin that harbours a varied repertoire of effector domains is the primary virulence factor of Vibrio vulnificus. Although ubiquitously present among Biotype I toxin variants, the 'Makes caterpillars floppy-like' effector ..
  34. Lydon K, Farrell Evans M, Jones J. Evaluation of Ice Slurries as a Control for Postharvest Growth of Vibrio spp. in Oysters and Potential for Filth Contamination. J Food Prot. 2015;78:1375-9 pubmed publisher
    ..5 most probable number [MPN]/100 ml), C. perfringens (280 MPN/100 ml), Vibrio vulnificus (11,250 MPN/ml), and total Vibrio parahaemolyticus (3,900 MPN/ml)...
  35. Kashimoto T, Akita T, Kado T, Yamazaki K, Ueno S. Both polarity and aromatic ring in the side chain of tryptophan 246 are involved in binding activity of Vibrio vulnificus hemolysin to target cells. Microb Pathog. 2017;109:71-77 pubmed publisher
    b>Vibrio vulnificus secretes a hemolysin/cytolysin (VVH) that induces cytolysis against a variety of mammalian cells by forming pores on the cellular membrane...
  36. Froelich B, Noble R. Factors affecting the uptake and retention of Vibrio vulnificus in oysters. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2014;80:7454-9 pubmed publisher
    b>Vibrio vulnificus, a bacterium ubiquitous in oysters and coastal water, is capable of causing ailments ranging from gastroenteritis to grievous wound infections or septicemia...
  37. Nigro O, Steward G. Differential specificity of selective culture media for enumeration of pathogenic vibrios: advantages and limitations of multi-plating methods. J Microbiol Methods. 2015;111:24-30 pubmed publisher
    ..the discrimination among three pathogenic vibrio species (Vibrio cholerae, Vibrio parahaemolyticus, and Vibrio vulnificus) and thereby decrease the number of false-positive colonies that must be screened by molecular methods...
  38. Efimov V, Danin Poleg Y, Green S, Elgavish S, Kashi Y. Draft Genome Sequence of the Pathogenic Bacterium Vibrio vulnificus V252 Biotype 1, Isolated in Israel. Genome Announc. 2015;3: pubmed publisher
    We report the genome sequence of the pathogenic Vibrio vulnificus biotype 1 clade B, which is suggested to have a common ancestor with biotype 3...
  39. Kim I, Kim S, Park N, Wen Y, Lee K, Yoon S, et al. Cyclo-(l-Phe-l-Pro), a Quorum-Sensing Signal of Vibrio vulnificus, Induces Expression of Hydroperoxidase through a ToxR-LeuO-HU-RpoS Signaling Pathway To Confer Resistance against Oxidative Stress. Infect Immun. 2018;86: pubmed publisher
    i>Vibrio vulnificus, an opportunistic human pathogen, produces cyclo-(l-Phe-l-Pro) (cFP), which serves as a signaling molecule controlling the ToxR-dependent expression of innate bacterial genes, and also as a virulence factor ..
  40. McLean R, Hobbs J, Suits M, Tuomivaara S, Jones D, Boraston A, et al. Functional Analyses of Resurrected and Contemporary Enzymes Illuminate an Evolutionary Path for the Emergence of Exolysis in Polysaccharide Lyase Family 2. J Biol Chem. 2015;290:21231-43 pubmed publisher
    ..analysis of enzymes dispersed within the PL2 phylogenetic tree and elucidated the structure of VvPL2 from Vibrio vulnificus YJ016, which represents a transitional member between subfamiles 1 and 2...
  41. Baumeister L, Hochman M, Schwarz J, Brinkmeyer R. Occurrence of Vibrio vulnificus and toxigenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus on sea catfishes from Galveston Bay, Texas. J Food Prot. 2014;77:1784-6 pubmed publisher
    ..June to October 2005 were screened with traditional cultivation-based assays and quantitative PCR assays for Vibrio vulnificus and Vibrio parahaemolyticus. V. vulnificus was present on 51...
  42. Mukherjee D, Pal A, Chakravarty D, Chakrabarti P. Identification of the target DNA sequence and characterization of DNA binding features of HlyU, and suggestion of a redox switch for hlyA expression in the human pathogen Vibrio cholerae from in silico studies. Nucleic Acids Res. 2015;43:1407-17 pubmed publisher
    ..common in many Vibrio species, activates the hemolysin gene hlyA in Vibrio cholerae, the rtxA1 operon in Vibrio vulnificus and the genes of plp-vah1 and rtxACHBDE gene clusters in Vibrio anguillarum...
  43. Kashimoto T, Iwasaki C, Gojo M, Sugiyama H, Yoshioka K, Yamamoto Y, et al. Vibrio vulnificus detected in the spleen leads to fatal outcome in a mouse oral infection model. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2015;362: pubmed publisher
    b>Vibrio vulnificus causes rapid disseminating septicemia by oral infection in infected individuals who have an underlying disease, especially chronic liver diseases. Although the elucidation of specific risk factors for V...
  44. Hasan N, Grim C, Lipp E, Rivera I, Chun J, Haley B, et al. Deep-sea hydrothermal vent bacteria related to human pathogenic Vibrio species. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2015;112:E2813-9 pubmed publisher
    ..to pathogenic Vibrio species, namely Vibrio alginolyticus, Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Vibrio harveyi, and Vibrio vulnificus, but sufficiently divergent to warrant a separate species status. The V...
  45. Song S, Hong S, Jang J, Yeom J, Park N, Lee J, et al. Functional implications of hexameric assembly of RraA proteins from Vibrio vulnificus. PLoS ONE. 2017;12:e0190064 pubmed publisher
    ..The halophilic pathogenic bacterium Vibrio vulnificus also expresses orthologs of RNase E and RraA-RNase EV, RraAV1, and RraAV2 (herein renamed as VvRNase E, ..
  46. Gauthier D. Bacterial zoonoses of fishes: a review and appraisal of evidence for linkages between fish and human infections. Vet J. 2015;203:27-35 pubmed publisher
    ..Streptococcus iniae, Clostridium botulinum, and Vibrio vulnificus appear to be well-supported as zoonoses in the strict sense...
  47. Garrett S, Garrison Schilling K, Cooke J, Pettis G. Capsular polysaccharide production and serum survival of Vibrio vulnificus are dependent on antitermination control by RfaH. FEBS Lett. 2016;590:4564-4572 pubmed publisher
    The human pathogen Vibrio vulnificus undergoes phase variation among colonial morphotypes, including a virulent opaque form which produces capsular polysaccharide (CPS) and a translucent phenotype that produces little or no CPS and is ..
  48. Chung C, Ma T, Fen S, Wong H. Activities of Alkyl Hydroperoxide Reductase Subunits C1 and C2 of Vibrio parahaemolyticus against Different Peroxides. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2014;80:7398-404 pubmed publisher
    ..encoded putative two-cysteine peroxiredoxins, which are highly similar to the homologous proteins of Vibrio vulnificus. The responses of deletion mutants of ahpC genes to various peroxides were compared with and without gene ..
  49. Lim J, Bang Y, Choi S. Characterization of the Vibrio vulnificus 1-Cys peroxiredoxin Prx3 and regulation of its expression by the Fe-S cluster regulator IscR in response to oxidative stress and iron starvation. J Biol Chem. 2014;289:36263-74 pubmed publisher
    Peroxiredoxins (Prxs) are ubiquitous antioxidant enzymes that reduce toxic peroxides. A new Vibrio vulnificus Prx, named Prx3, was identified and characterized in this study...
  50. Lin W, Chang H, Chen J. Electrotransfer of the tilapia piscidin 3 and tilapia piscidin 4 genes into skeletal muscle enhances the antibacterial and immunomodulatory functions of Oreochromis niloticus. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2016;50:200-9 pubmed publisher
    ..niloticus) muscle and subsequent infection with Vibrio vulnificus or Streptococcus agalactiae...
  51. Koton Y, Eghbaria S, Gordon M, Chalifa Caspi V, Bisharat N. Draft Genome Sequence of Fish Pathogenic Vibrio vulnificus Biotype 2. Genome Announc. 2014;2: pubmed publisher
    b>Vibrio vulnificus is a marine pathogen capable of causing severe soft tissue infections and septicemia in humans. V. vulnificus biotype 2 is the etiological agent of fish vibriosis...
  52. Jheng Y, Lee L, Ting C, Pan C, Hui C, Chen J. Zebrafish fed on recombinant Artemia expressing epinecidin-1 exhibit increased survival and altered expression of immunomodulatory genes upon Vibrio vulnificus infection. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2015;42:1-15 pubmed publisher
    ..bacterial species, including Staphylococcus coagulase, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Streptococcus pyogenes, and Vibrio vulnificus. In this study, we used electroporation to introduce plasmid DNA encoding a green fluorescent protein (EGFP)-..
  53. Kim K, Kim N, Kim S, Kim I, Kim K, Lee G. Cyclo(Phe-Pro) produced by the human pathogen Vibrio vulnificus inhibits host innate immune responses through the NF-κB pathway. Infect Immun. 2015;83:1150-61 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we investigated the role of cFP produced by the human pathogen Vibrio vulnificus in the modulation of innate immune responses toward the pathogen...
  54. Kinsey T, Lydon K, Bowers J, Jones J. Effects of Dry Storage and Resubmersion of Oysters on Total Vibrio vulnificus and Total and Pathogenic (tdh+/trh+) Vibrio parahaemolyticus Levels. J Food Prot. 2015;78:1574-80 pubmed publisher
    b>Vibrio vulnificus (Vv) and Vibrio parahaemolyticus (Vp) are the two leading causes of bacterial illnesses associated with raw shellfish consumption...
  55. Duong Nu T, Jeong K, Hong S, Nguyen H, Ngo V, Min J, et al. All Three TonB Systems Are Required for Vibrio vulnificus CMCP6 Tissue Invasiveness by Controlling Flagellum Expression. Infect Immun. 2016;84:254-65 pubmed publisher
    TonB systems actively transport iron-bound substrates across the outer membranes of Gram-negative bacteria. Vibrio vulnificus CMCP6, which causes fatal septicemia and necrotizing wound infections, possesses three active TonB systems...
  56. Wu S, Lin H, Lin W, Wu J, Gong H. A potent tilapia secreted granulin peptide enhances the survival of transgenic zebrafish infected by Vibrio vulnificus via modulation of innate immunity. Fish Shellfish Immunol. 2018;75:74-90 pubmed publisher
    ..The expression of GRN-41 and PGRN1 were further induced in the spleen of tilapia challenged with Vibrio vulnificus at 3?h post infection (hpi) and 6 hpi, respectively...
  57. Phillips K, Schipma M, Satchell K. Draft Genome Sequences of Four Closely Linked Vibrio vulnificus Isolates from the Biotype 1 Environmental Genotype. Genome Announc. 2015;3: pubmed publisher
    Biotype 1 of Vibrio vulnificus, which causes severe invasive intestinal and wound infections, is split into two genotypes with all previously sequenced clinical isolates from the C genotypes...
  58. Kim D, Kim Y, Jang J, Yeom J, Jun J, Hyun S, et al. Functional Analysis of Vibrio vulnificus Orthologs of Escherichia coli RraA and RNase E. Curr Microbiol. 2016;72:716-22 pubmed publisher
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