vibrio parahaemolyticus

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Summary: A species of bacteria found in the marine environment, sea foods, and the feces of patients with acute enteritis.

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  1. pmc Vibrio parahaemolyticus cell biology and pathogenicity determinants
    Christopher A Broberg
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 6000 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas TX 75390 9148, USA
    Microbes Infect 13:992-1001. 2011
  2. pmc Quorum sensing and silencing in Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Cindy J Gode-Potratz
    Microbiology Department, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Bacteriol 193:4224-37. 2011
  3. pmc Contribution of Vibrio parahaemolyticus virulence factors to cytotoxicity, enterotoxicity, and lethality in mice
    Hirotaka Hiyoshi
    Laboratory of Genomic Research on Pathogenic Bacteria, International Research Center for Infectious Diseases, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, 3 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Infect Immun 78:1772-80. 2010
  4. ncbi Vibrio parahaemolyticus: a concern of seafood safety
    Yi Cheng Su
    OSU Seafood Laboratory, Oregon State University, 2001 Marine Drive, Room 253, Astoria, OR 97103, USA
    Food Microbiol 24:549-58. 2007
  5. pmc Surface sensing in Vibrio parahaemolyticus triggers a programme of gene expression that promotes colonization and virulence
    Cindy J Gode-Potratz
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Mol Microbiol 79:240-63. 2011
  6. 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
  7. pmc Prey bacteria shape the community structure of their predators
    Huan Chen
    Environmental Sciences Institute, Florida A and M University, 1515 S Martin Luther King, Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    ISME J 5:1314-22. 2011
  8. pmc Epidemiology of Vibrio parahaemolyticus outbreaks, southern Chile
    Erika Harth
    Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:163-8. 2009
  9. pmc Genetic analysis of the capsule polysaccharide (K antigen) and exopolysaccharide genes in pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6
    Yuansha Chen
    Department of Pathology, University of Florida, 1600 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    BMC Microbiol 10:274. 2010
  10. ncbi AMPylation of Rho GTPases by Vibrio VopS disrupts effector binding and downstream signaling
    Melanie L Yarbrough
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Science 323:269-72. 2009

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  1. pmc Vibrio parahaemolyticus cell biology and pathogenicity determinants
    Christopher A Broberg
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 6000 Harry Hines Blvd, Dallas TX 75390 9148, USA
    Microbes Infect 13:992-1001. 2011
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a significant cause of gastroenteritis worldwide. Characterization of this pathogen has revealed a unique repertoire of virulence factors that allow for colonization of the human host and disease...
  2. pmc Quorum sensing and silencing in Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Cindy J Gode-Potratz
    Microbiology Department, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Bacteriol 193:4224-37. 2011
    The quorum regulatory cascade is poorly characterized in Vibrio parahaemolyticus, in part because swarming and virulence factors--the hallmarks of the organism--are repressed by this scheme of gene control, and quorum sensing seems to be ..
  3. pmc Contribution of Vibrio parahaemolyticus virulence factors to cytotoxicity, enterotoxicity, and lethality in mice
    Hirotaka Hiyoshi
    Laboratory of Genomic Research on Pathogenic Bacteria, International Research Center for Infectious Diseases, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, 3 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Infect Immun 78:1772-80. 2010
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus, one of the human-pathogenic vibrios, causes three major types of clinical illness: gastroenteritis, wound infections, and septicemia...
  4. ncbi Vibrio parahaemolyticus: a concern of seafood safety
    Yi Cheng Su
    OSU Seafood Laboratory, Oregon State University, 2001 Marine Drive, Room 253, Astoria, OR 97103, USA
    Food Microbiol 24:549-58. 2007
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a human pathogen that is widely distributed in the marine environments. This organism is frequently isolated from a variety of raw seafoods, particularly shellfish...
  5. pmc Surface sensing in Vibrio parahaemolyticus triggers a programme of gene expression that promotes colonization and virulence
    Cindy J Gode-Potratz
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Mol Microbiol 79:240-63. 2011
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus senses surfaces via impeded rotation of its polar flagellum. We have exploited this surface-sensing mechanism to trick the organism into thinking it is on a surface when it is growing in liquid...
  6. 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
    Two bacteriophages of an environmental isolate of Vibrio parahaemolyticus were isolated and sequenced...
  7. pmc Prey bacteria shape the community structure of their predators
    Huan Chen
    Environmental Sciences Institute, Florida A and M University, 1515 S Martin Luther King, Jr Blvd, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    ISME J 5:1314-22. 2011
    ..within the group of BALOs, in environmental waters were fed two prey bacteria, Vibrio vulnificus and Vibrio parahaemolyticus. The two prey species yielded distinct Bacteriovorax populations, evidence that selective pressures ..
  8. pmc Epidemiology of Vibrio parahaemolyticus outbreaks, southern Chile
    Erika Harth
    Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Emerg Infect Dis 15:163-8. 2009
    Disease outbreaks caused by Vibrio parahaemolyticus in Puerto Montt, Chile, began in 2004 and reached a peak in 2005 at 3,600 clinical cases. Until 2006, every analyzed case was caused by the serovar O3:K6 pandemic strain...
  9. pmc Genetic analysis of the capsule polysaccharide (K antigen) and exopolysaccharide genes in pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6
    Yuansha Chen
    Department of Pathology, University of Florida, 1600 SW Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    BMC Microbiol 10:274. 2010
    Pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus has undergone rapid changes in both K- and O-antigens, making detection of outbreaks more difficult...
  10. ncbi AMPylation of Rho GTPases by Vibrio VopS disrupts effector binding and downstream signaling
    Melanie L Yarbrough
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Science 323:269-72. 2009
    The Vibrio parahaemolyticus type III effector VopS is implicated in cell rounding and the collapse of the actin cytoskeleton by inhibiting Rho guanosine triphosphatases (GTPases)...
  11. pmc VmrA, a member of a novel class of Na(+)-coupled multidrug efflux pumps from Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Jing Chen
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Tsushima, Okayama 700 8530, Japan
    J Bacteriol 184:572-6. 2002
    Gene vmrA, cloned from Vibrio parahaemolyticus, made Escherichia coli resistant to 4',6-diamino-2-phenylindol, tetraphenylphosphonium chloride, acriflavine, and ethidium bromide...
  12. pmc Arp2/3-independent assembly of actin by Vibrio type III effector VopL
    Amy D B Liverman
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, 6000 Harry Hines Boulevard, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:17117-22. 2007
    Microbial pathogens use a variety of mechanisms to disrupt the actin cytoskeleton during infection. Vibrio parahaemolyticus (V...
  13. ncbi Properties and sequence of the NhaA Na+/H+ antiporter of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    T Kuroda
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University
    J Biochem 116:1030-8. 1994
    ..encoding an Na+/H+ antiporter was cloned from chromosomal DNA of the slightly halophilic marine bacterium Vibrio parahaemolyticus. The host was an Escherichia coli mutant that lacked both of the two major Na+/H+ antiporters, NhaA and ..
  14. ncbi Characteristics of a pandemic clone of O3 : K6 and O4 : K68 Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolated in Beira, Mozambique
    M Ansaruzzaman
    ICDDR, B International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh
    J Med Microbiol 57:1502-7. 2008
    The genetic characteristics of Vibrio parahaemolyticus strains isolated in 2004 and 2005 in Mozambique were assessed in this study to determine whether the pandemic clone of V...
  15. pmc NorM of vibrio parahaemolyticus is an Na(+)-driven multidrug efflux pump
    Y Morita
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Tsushima, Okayama, 700 8530, Japan
    J Bacteriol 182:6694-7. 2000
    NorM of Vibrio parahaemolyticus apparently is a new type of multidrug efflux protein, with no significant sequence similarity to any known transport proteins...
  16. pmc Molecular analysis of the emergence of pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    E Fidelma Boyd
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716, USA
    BMC Microbiol 8:110. 2008
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is abundant in the aquatic environment particularly in warmer waters and is the leading cause of seafood borne gastroenteritis worldwide. Prior to 1995, numerous V...
  17. pmc Multiple-locus variable-number tandem-repeat analysis for clonal identification of Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolates by using capillary electrophoresis
    Erika Harth-Chu
    Department of Vaccinology and Applied Microbiology, Helmholtz Centre of Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:4079-88. 2009
    Epidemics of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in Chile have occurred since 1998. Direct genome restriction enzyme analysis (DGREA) using conventional gel electrophoresis permitted discrimination of different V...
  18. pmc Comparative genomic analysis of Vibrio parahaemolyticus: serotype conversion and virulence
    Yuansha Chen
    The J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    BMC Genomics 12:294. 2011
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a common cause of foodborne disease. Beginning in 1996, a more virulent strain having serotype O3:K6 caused major outbreaks in India and other parts of the world, resulting in the emergence of a pandemic...
  19. pmc Acquired type III secretion system determines environmental fitness of epidemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus in the interaction with bacterivorous protists
    Carsten Matz
    Helmholtz Centre for Infection Research, Braunschweig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 6:e20275. 2011
    ..test for the contribution of type III secretion systems (T3SS) to the environmental fitness of epidemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus. Comparisons of V...
  20. pmc Cross-regulation in Vibrio parahaemolyticus: compensatory activation of polar flagellar genes by the lateral flagellar regulator LafK
    Yun Kyeong Kim
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Bacteriol 186:4014-8. 2004
    Gene organization and hierarchical regulation of the polar flagellar genes of Vibrio parahaemolyticus, Vibrio cholerae, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa appear highly similar, with one puzzling difference...
  21. ncbi Origins and colonization history of pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus in South America
    Juan Ansede-Bermejo
    Instituto de Acuicultura, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Mol Ecol 19:3924-37. 2010
    The dynamics of dissemination of the environmental human pathogen Vibrio parahaemolyticus are uncertain...
  22. pmc Evaluation of typing of vibrio parahaemolyticus by three PCR methods using specific primers
    H C Wong
    Department of Microbiology, Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China
    J Clin Microbiol 39:4233-40. 2001
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a halophilic bacterium frequently involved in human outbreaks of seafood-associated gastroenteritis...
  23. pmc Vibrio parahaemolyticus inhibition of Rho family GTPase activation requires a functional chromosome I type III secretion system
    Timothy Casselli
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
    Infect Immun 76:2202-11. 2008
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a leading cause of seafood-borne gastroenteritis; however, its virulence mechanisms are not well understood...
  24. ncbi Increasing rates of vibriosis in the United States, 1996-2010: review of surveillance data from 2 systems
    Anna Newton
    Enteric Diseases Epidemiology Branch, Division of Foodborne, Waterborne, and Environmental Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 54:S391-5. 2012
    ..COVIS conducts passive surveillance and FoodNet conducts active surveillance for laboratory-confirmed Vibrio infections...
  25. ncbi Bacterial FIC Proteins AMP Up Infection
    Craig R Roy
    Yale University, New Haven, CT 06536, USA
    Sci Signal 2:pe14. 2009
    ..proteins disrupt host cell processes after being delivered into eukaryotic host cells: The Vibrio parahaemolyticus VopS protein interferes with Rho guanine triphosphatase (GTPase) function, and the Legionella pneumophila ..
  26. pmc Genome plasticity of Vibrio parahaemolyticus: microevolution of the 'pandemic group'
    Haihong Han
    State Key Laboratory of Pathogen and Biosecurity, Beijing Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology, Beijing 100071, PR China
    BMC Genomics 9:570. 2008
    ..parahaemolyticus. In the present work, a whole-genome cDNA microarray was constructed to compare the genomic contents of a collection of 174 strains of V. parahaemolyticus...
  27. pmc Vp1659 is a Vibrio parahaemolyticus type III secretion system 1 protein that contributes to translocation of effector proteins needed to induce cytolysis, autophagy, and disruption of actin structure in HeLa cells
    Xiaohui Zhou
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University, 402 Bustad Hall, Pullman, WA 99164 7040, USA
    J Bacteriol 192:3491-502. 2010
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus harbors two type III secretion systems (T3SSs; T3SS1 and T3SS2), of which T3SS1 is involved in host cell cytotoxicity. T3SS1 expression is positively regulated by ExsA, and it is negatively regulated by ExsD...
  28. pmc Development of two animal models to study the function of Vibrio parahaemolyticus type III secretion systems
    Pablo Piñeyro
    Department of Veterinary Microbiology and Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA 99164 7040, USA
    Infect Immun 78:4551-9. 2010
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is an emerging food- and waterborne pathogen that encodes two type III secretion systems (T3SSs)...
  29. pmc Structure of a longitudinal actin dimer assembled by tandem w domains: implications for actin filament nucleation
    Grzegorz Rebowski
    Department of Physiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3700 Hamilton Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6085, USA
    J Mol Biol 403:11-23. 2010
    ..We also determined the structure of the first W domain of Vibrio parahaemolyticus VopL cross-linked to actin Cys374 and show it to be nearly identical with non-cross-linked W-Actin ..
  30. pmc Fido, a novel AMPylation domain common to fic, doc, and AvrB
    Lisa N Kinch
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 4:e5818. 2009
    The Vibrio parahaemolyticus type III secreted effector VopS contains a fic domain that covalently modifies Rho GTPase threonine with AMP to inhibit downstream signaling events in host cells...
  31. ncbi The multiple identities of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    L McCarter
    Microbiology Department, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Mol Microbiol Biotechnol 1:51-7. 1999
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a ubiquitous marine bacterium and human pathogen. The organism possesses multiple cell types appropriate for life under different circumstances...
  32. ncbi Mechanisms of chloride secretion induced by thermostable direct haemolysin of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in human colonic tissue and a human intestinal epithelial cell line
    A Takahashi
    Department of Bacterial Infections, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, Japan
    J Med Microbiol 49:801-10. 2000
    Thermostable direct haemolysin (TDH) produced by Vibrio parahaemolyticus is thought to play an important role in the severe diarrhoea caused by this organism. This study investigated the enterotoxicity of TDH for human intestinal cells...
  33. pmc Identification of essential amino acid residues of the NorM Na+/multidrug antiporter in Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Masato Otsuka
    Department of Genomics and Proteomics, Advanced Science Research Center, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Okayama 700 8530, Japan
    J Bacteriol 187:1552-8. 2005
    ..the multidrug and toxic compound extrusion (MATE) family and functions as a Na+/multidrug antiporter in Vibrio parahaemolyticus, although the underlying mechanism of the Na+/multidrug antiport is unknown...
  34. ncbi A new group of cosmopolitan bacteriophages induce a carrier state in the pandemic strain of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Roberto Bastías
    Instituto de Nutrición y Tecnología de alimentos, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Environ Microbiol 12:990-1000. 2010
    A clonal population of pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3 : K6 serovar has spread in coastal waters, causing outbreaks worldwide since 1996...
  35. pmc Lateral flagellar gene system of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Bonnie J Stewart
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Bacteriol 185:4508-18. 2003
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus possesses dual flagellar systems adapted for movement under different circumstances. A single polar flagellum propels the bacterium in liquid (i.e...
  36. ncbi Cloning and sequencing of the gene for Na+/H+ antiporter of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    K Nozaki
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Japan
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 222:774-9. 1996
    A gene encoding an Na+/H+ antiporter was cloned from vibrio parahaemolyticus into the plasmid pBR322 and expressed in Escherichia coli cells. The gene enabled mutant E. coli cells to grow in the presence of 0.2 M NaCl (or 10 mM LiCl)...
  37. pmc Vibrio parahaemolyticus orchestrates a multifaceted host cell infection by induction of autophagy, cell rounding, and then cell lysis
    Dara L Burdette
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:12497-502. 2008
    The bacterial pathogen Vibrio parahaemolyticus utilizes a type III secretion system to cause death of host cells within hours of infection...
  38. pmc A filamentous phage associated with recent pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6 strains
    H Nasu
    Department of Bacterial Infections, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, 3 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 38:2156-61. 2000
    A specific serotype, O3:K6, of Vibrio parahaemolyticus has recently been causing epidemics of gastroenteritis in Southeast Asia, Japan, and North America...
  39. ncbi Effect of the addition of four potential probiotic strains on the survival of pacific white shrimp (Litopenaeus vannamei) following immersion challenge with Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    José Luis Balcázar
    Laboratory of Fish Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Zaragoza, Spain
    J Invertebr Pathol 96:147-50. 2007
    ..In vitro studies demonstrated antagonism against the shrimp-pathogenic bacterium, Vibrio parahaemolyticus PS-017...
  40. pmc Rapid identification of Vibrio parahaemolyticus by whole-cell matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization-time of flight mass spectrometry
    Tracy H Hazen
    School of Biology, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia 30332, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:6745-56. 2009
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a pathogenic marine bacterium that is the main causative agent of bacterial seafood-borne gastroenteritis in the United States. An increase in the frequency of V...
  41. ncbi Occurrence of Vibrio parahaemolyticus and Vibrio alginolyticus in the German Bight over a seasonal cycle
    Sonja Oberbeckmann
    Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Biologische Anstalt Helgoland, Germany
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 100:291-307. 2011
    ..The genus harbors several human pathogens, for instance the species Vibrio parahaemolyticus, a main cause for foodborne gastroenteritis in Asia and the USA. Pathogenic V...
  42. pmc Acanthamoeba castellanii promotes the survival of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Michelle A Laskowski-Arce
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9148, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 74:7183-8. 2008
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a food-borne pathogen that naturally inhabits both marine and estuarine environments...
  43. ncbi Adaptive and inflammatory immune responses in patients infected with strains of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Firdausi Qadri
    International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, GPOBox 128, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh
    J Infect Dis 187:1085-96. 2003
    In patients with diarrhea caused by Vibrio parahaemolyticus, antibody-secreting cell responses to thermostable direct hemolysin (TDH), lipopolysaccharide (LPS), and whole-cell bacteria were seen...
  44. ncbi A Vibrio effector protein is an inositol phosphatase and disrupts host cell membrane integrity
    Christopher A Broberg
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Science 329:1660-2. 2010
    The marine bacterium Vibrio parahaemolyticus causes gastroenteritis in humans and encodes the type III effector protein VPA0450, which contributes to host cell death caused by autophagy, cell rounding, and cell lysis...
  45. pmc Vibrio VopQ induces PI3-kinase-independent autophagy and antagonizes phagocytosis
    Dara L Burdette
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas South Western Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Mol Microbiol 73:639-49. 2009
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a Gram-negative bacterium responsible for gastroenteritis acquired from the consumption of contaminated shellfish. This bacterium harbours two type III secretion systems, one on each chromosome...
  46. pmc Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6 epidemic diarrhea, Chile, 2005
    Felipe C Cabello
    Emerg Infect Dis 13:655-6. 2007
  47. ncbi Translocation of VP1686 upregulates RhoB and accelerates phagocytic activity of macrophage through actin remodeling
    Rabindra N Bhattacharjee
    Akira Innate Immunity Project, Exploratory Research for Advance Technology, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Osaka University, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Microbiol Biotechnol 18:171-5. 2008
    Here, we report that Vibrio parahaemolyticus induces a rapid remodeling of macrophage actin and activates RhoB GTPase. Mutational analysis revealed that the effects depend on type III secretion system 1 regulated translocation of a V...
  48. ncbi Vibrio parahaemolyticus strains isolated during investigation of the summer 2006 seafood related diarrhea outbreaks in two regions of Chile
    Loreto Fuenzalida
    Instituto de Nutricion y Tecnologia de los Alimentos, Universidad de Chile, El Libano 5524, Macul, Santiago 6903625, Chile
    Int J Food Microbiol 117:270-5. 2007
    ..This is the continuation of the large outbreaks associated with the consumption of seafood containing the Vibrio parahaemolyticus serovar O3:K6 pandemic clonal group that arose last decade in Chile...
  49. ncbi The ecology of Vibrio vulnificus, Vibrio cholerae, and Vibrio parahaemolyticus in North Carolina estuaries
    Karen Dyer Blackwell
    Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Charlotte, NC 28223, USA
    J Microbiol 46:146-53. 2008
    ..0001) with occurrence of the three pathogens. Thus, these two parameters may represent simple assays for characterizing the potential public health hazard of estuarine waters...
  50. ncbi Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolates from southeastern Chinese coast are genetically diverse with circulation of clonal complex 3 strains since 2002
    Ying Yu
    Zhejiang University Institute of Preventive Veterinary Medicine and Zhejiang Provincial Key Laboratory of Preventive Veterinary Medicine, Hangzhou, China
    Foodborne Pathog Dis 8:1169-76. 2011
    Multilocus sequence typing (MLST) was used to examine the clonal relationship and genetic diversity of 71 Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolates from clinical and seafood-related sources in southeastern Chinese coast between 2002 and 2009...
  51. ncbi VmeAB, an RND-type multidrug efflux transporter in Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Taira Matsuo
    Department of Genome Applied Microbiology, Graduate School of Medicine, Dentistry and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Tsushima, Okayama 700 8530, Japan
    Microbiology 153:4129-37. 2007
    Genes vmeA and vmeB, encoding a multidrug efflux transporter in the halophilic bacterium Vibrio parahaemolyticus, have been cloned using a drug-hypersusceptible Escherichia coli strain as the host. Cells of E...
  52. ncbi Foodborne pathogens in retail oysters in south China
    Yan Chen
    National Institute for Nutrition and Food Safety, Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Beijing 100021, China
    Biomed Environ Sci 23:32-6. 2010
    ..To investigate the occurrence of important foodborne pathogens in shellstock Pacific oysters in the food markets in South China...
  53. pmc Type III effector VopC mediates invasion for Vibrio species
    Lingling Zhang
    Department of Molecular Biology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390, USA
    Cell Rep 1:453-60. 2012
    ..These findings suggest a new molecular paradigm for Vibrio pathogenicity and modify our view of the roles of T3SS effectors that are translocated during infection...
  54. pmc Transcriptional regulation of opaR, qrr2-4 and aphA by the master quorum-sensing regulator OpaR in Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Yiquan Zhang
    State Key Laboratory of Pathogen and Biosecurity, Beijing Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology, Beijing, China
    PLoS ONE 7:e34622. 2012
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a leading cause of infectious diarrhea and enterogastritis via the fecal-oral route. V. harveyi is a pathogen of fishes and invertebrates, and has been used as a model for quorum sensing (QS) studies...
  55. ncbi Sensitivity of Vibrio species in phosphate-buffered saline and in oysters to high-pressure processing
    David W Cook
    U S Food and Drug Administration, Gulf Coast Seafood Laboratory, Dauphin Island, Alabama 36528 0158, USA
    J Food Prot 66:2276-82. 2003
    Multiple strains of Vibrio vulnificus, Vibrio parahaemolyticus, and Vibrio cholerae non-O1 were tested in phosphate-buffered saline for their sensitivity to high-pressure processing (HPP)...
  56. ncbi AphA is required for biofilm formation, motility, and virulence in pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Li Wang
    State Key Laboratory of Pathogen and Biosecurity, Beijing Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology, China
    Int J Food Microbiol 160:245-51. 2013
    ..The AphA protein of Vibrio parahaemolyticus has 85% identity to that of V. cholerae with the same number of amino acids...
  57. ncbi Molecular characterization of thermostable direct haemolysin-related haemolysin (TRH)-positive Vibrio parahaemolyticus from oysters in Mangalore, India
    Ammini Parvathi
    Department of Fishery Microbiology, Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University, College of Fisheries, Mangalore, 575 002, India
    Environ Microbiol 8:997-1004. 2006
    Pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus strains producing either or both of a thermostable direct haemolysin (TDH) and a TDH-related haemolysin (TRH) encoded by tdh and trh genes, respectively, are isolated at a low rate from the environment...
  58. pmc Rapid and specific detection of tdh, trh1, and trh2 mRNA of Vibrio parahaemolyticus by transcription-reverse transcription concerted reaction with an automated system
    Yoshitsugu Nakaguchi
    Graduate School of Medicine, Center for Southeast Asian Studies, Kyoto University, 46 Shimoadachi cho, Yoshida, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    J Clin Microbiol 42:4284-92. 2004
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus strains carrying the thermostable direct hemolysin (TDH) tdh gene, the TDH-related hemolysin (trh) gene, or both genes are considered virulent strains...
  59. ncbi Genetic relatedness among tdh+ and trh+ Vibrio parahaemolyticus cultured from Gulf of Mexico oysters (Crassostrea virginica) and surrounding water and sediment
    C N Johnson
    Gulf Coast Research Laboratory, University of Southern Mississippi, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
    Microb Ecol 57:437-43. 2009
    Pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus (Vp) (tdh(+)/trh(+)) represent a small percentage of environmental Vp populations, and very little is known about this subpopulation...
  60. pmc Bis-(3'-5')-cyclic dimeric GMP-linked quorum sensing controls swarming in Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Michael J Trimble
    Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:18079-84. 2011
    ..It is puzzling however, that swarming-proficient and virulent strains of Vibrio parahaemolyticus are silenced for the vibrio archetypal pathway of quorum sensing...
  61. ncbi Multiple-locus variable-number of tandem-repeats analysis distinguishes Vibrio parahaemolyticus pandemic O3:K6 strains
    Bon Kimura
    Tokyo University of Marine Science and Technology, Department of Food Science and Technology, Minato Tokyo 108 8477, Japan
    J Microbiol Methods 72:313-20. 2008
    A specific serotype of Vibrio parahaemolyticus, O3:K6, has recently been linked to epidemics of gastroenteritis in Southeast Asia, Japan, and North America...
  62. ncbi Antimicrobial resistance of Vibrio parahaemolyticus and Vibrio alginolyticus strains isolated from farmed fish in Korea from 2005 through 2007
    Eun Gyoung Oh
    National Fisheries Research and Development Institute, Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, 152 1 Haean ro, Gijang eup, Gijang gun, Busan, Republic of Korea
    J Food Prot 74:380-6. 2011
    The antimicrobial resistance patterns to 15 antimicrobial agents of Vibrio parahaemolyticus and Vibrio alginolyticus isolated from farmed fishes, including olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus), black rockfish (Sebastes schlegeli), red ..
  63. ncbi Clinical, epidemiological, and socioeconomic analysis of an outbreak of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in Khanh Hoa Province, Vietnam
    Dinh Thi Tuyet
    Institute Pasteur, Nha Trang, Vietnam
    J Infect Dis 186:1615-20. 2002
    From 1996 onward, a pandemic spread of Vibrio parahaemolyticus infections due to one clone has been reported in several Asian countries. During a population-based study that relied on passive surveillance, 548 cases of V...
  64. ncbi The development of loop-mediated isothermal amplification combined with lateral flow dipstick for detection of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    P Prompamorn
    Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Srinakharinwirot University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Lett Appl Microbiol 52:344-51. 2011
    The current study was aimed to develop a loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) combined with amplicon detection by chromatographic lateral flow dipstick (LFD) assay for rapid and specific detection of Vibrio parahaemolyticus.
  65. pmc Comparative phenotypic, molecular, and virulence characterization of Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6 isolates
    P S Marie Yeung
    Department of Food Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York 14853, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 68:2901-9. 2002
    Historically, Vibrio parahaemolyticus infections have been characterized by sporadic cases caused by multiple, diverse serotypes. However, since 1996, V...
  66. ncbi Extended MLST-based population genetics and phylogeny of Vibrio parahaemolyticus with high levels of recombination
    Yanfeng Yan
    State Key Laboratory of Pathogen and Biosecurity, Beijing Institute of Microbiology and Epidemiology, Beijing 100071, China
    Int J Food Microbiol 145:106-12. 2011
    A collection of 174 global isolates of Vibrio parahaemolyticus were analyzed by multilocus sequence typing (MLST) on the basis of ten conserved genes...
  67. ncbi Recovery in culture of viable but nonculturable Vibrio parahaemolyticus: regrowth or resuscitation?
    François Coutard
    Laboratoire de Microbiologie, Département Environnement Microbiologie et Phycotoxines, IFREMER, Plouzane, France
    ISME J 1:111-20. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to explore the recovery of culturability of viable but nonculturable (VBNC) Vibrio parahaemolyticus after temperature upshift and to determine whether regrowth or resuscitation occurred...
  68. ncbi Estimating the burden of acute gastroenteritis and foodborne illness caused by Campylobacter, Salmonella, and Vibrio parahaemolyticus by using population-based telephone survey data, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, 2005 to 2006
    Kunihiro Kubota
    National Institute of Health Sciences, Tokyo, Japan
    J Food Prot 74:1592-8. 2011
    ..To estimate the number of acute gastroenteritis illnesses caused by Campylobacter, Salmonella, and Vibrio parahaemolyticus in Miyagi Prefecture, we determined the number of cases for each pathogen from active laboratory-based ..
  69. ncbi Putative type VI secretion systems of Vibrio parahaemolyticus contribute to adhesion to cultured cell monolayers
    Ying Yu
    Zhejiang Provincial Key Laboratory of Preventive Veterinary Medicine, Institute of Preventive Veterinary Medicine, Zhejiang University, 388 Yuhangtang Road, Hangzhou 310058, China
    Arch Microbiol 194:827-35. 2012
    Analysis of the genome sequence of Vibrio parahaemolyticus reveals two IcmF family genes in putative type VI secretion system (vpT6SS) clusters in chromosomes 1 (icmF1) and 2 (icmF2)...
  70. pmc Serogroup, virulence, and genetic traits of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in the estuarine ecosystem of Bangladesh
    Munirul Alam
    International Center for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Mohakhali, Dhaka 1212, Bangladesh
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:6268-74. 2009
    Forty-two strains of Vibrio parahaemolyticus were isolated from Bay of Bengal estuaries and, with two clinical strains, analyzed for virulence, phenotypic, and molecular traits...
  71. ncbi Effect of N-acetyl-D-glucosamine on gene expression in Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Fabiano L Thompson
    Department of Genetics, Institute of Biology, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Microbes Environ 26:61-6. 2011
    We analyzed the effect of N-acetyl-D-glucosamine (GlcNAc) on gene expression in the marine bacterium Vibrio parahaemolyticus. The total number of genes whose expression was induced and repressed genes in the presence of GlcNAc was 81 and ..
  72. pmc Vibrio parahaemolyticus type VI secretion system 1 is activated in marine conditions to target bacteria, and is differentially regulated from system 2
    Dor Salomon
    Department of Molecular Biology, University of Texas Southwestern, Medical Center, Dallas, Texas, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e61086. 2013
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a marine bacterium that thrives in warm climates. It is a leading cause of gastroenteritis resulting from consumption of contaminated uncooked shellfish...
  73. ncbi Evaluation of different procedures for the optimized detection of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in mussels and environmental samples
    V Blanco-Abad
    Instituto de Acuicultura, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 15782 Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Int J Food Microbiol 129:229-36. 2009
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a marine bacterium with a worldwide distribution and is frequently associated with human outbreaks of infection. Detection and isolation of V...
  74. pmc Modulation of responses of Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6 to pH and temperature stresses by growth at different salt concentrations
    W Brian Whitaker
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19711, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 76:4720-9. 2010
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus inhabits marine, brackish, and estuarine waters worldwide, where fluctuations in salinity pose a constant challenge to the osmotic stress response of the organism...
  75. ncbi Resuscitation of viable but nonculturable cells of Vibrio parahaemolyticus induced at low temperature under starvation
    Y Mizunoe
    Department of Bacteriology, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, Fukuoka, Japan
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 186:115-20. 2000
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is known to exist in a viable but nonculturable state when incubated at low temperature under starvation...
  76. pmc Vibrio parahaemolyticus infection induces modulation of IL-8 secretion through dual pathway via VP1680 in Caco-2 cells
    Takaaki Shimohata
    Department of Preventive Environment and Nutrition, Institute of Health Biosciences, University of Tokushima Graduate School, Tokushima, Japan
    J Infect Dis 203:537-44. 2011
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus causes acute gastroenteritis and inflammations in humans. A variety of pathogenic bacteria can stimulate mitogen-activated protein kinases (MAPKs) in host cells...
  77. pmc Influence of seasonality on the genetic diversity of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in New Hampshire shellfish waters as determined by multilocus sequence analysis
    Crystal N Ellis
    Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Biomedical Sciences, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, USA
    Appl Environ Microbiol 78:3778-82. 2012
    Risk of gastric infection with Vibrio parahaemolyticus increases with favorable environmental conditions and population shifts that increase prevalence of infective strains...
  78. ncbi [Vibrio parahaemolyticus infections and algal intoxications as emergent public health problems in Chile]
    Cristina Hernandez
    Laboratorio de Bromatologia, Autoridad Sanitaria, Secretaría Regional Ministerial de Salud X Región, Puerto Montt, X Región, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 133:1081-8. 2005
    ..The emergence of Vibrio parahaemolyticus as an important cause of epidemic summer diarrhea in 2004 and 2005, confined mainly to the tenth region ..
  79. pmc Pandemic Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6 spread, France
    Marie Laure Quilici
    Emerg Infect Dis 11:1148-9. 2005
  80. pmc NorM, a putative multidrug efflux protein, of Vibrio parahaemolyticus and its homolog in Escherichia coli
    Y Morita
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Okayama University, Japan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 42:1778-82. 1998
    We found that cells of Vibrio parahaemolyticus possess an energy-dependent efflux system for norfloxacin. We cloned a gene for a putative norfloxacin efflux protein from the chromosomal DNA of V...
  81. ncbi Detection of total and pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus in shellfish: comparison of PCR protocols using pR72H or toxR targets with a culture method
    Jean Philippe Rosec
    Service Commun des Laboratoires, Laboratoire de Montpellier, Unité Biologie, 205, Rue de la Croix Verte, 34196 Montpellier Cedex 5, France
    Int J Food Microbiol 129:136-45. 2009
    ..enrichment broth cultures were compared with a culture method based on the ISO reference for detection of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in 57 natural bivalve mollusc samples...
  82. ncbi Conditions for high pressure inactivation of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in oysters
    Ayse G Kural
    Department of Animal and Food Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, DE 19716 2150, USA
    Int J Food Microbiol 127:1-5. 2008
    ..processing conditions (pressure level, time, and temperature) needed to achieve a 5-log reduction of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in live oysters (Crassostrea virginica). Ten strains of V...
  83. ncbi Identification and evaluation as a DNA vaccine candidate of a virulence-associated serine protease from a pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolate
    Rui Liu
    Department of Marine Biology, College of Marine Life Sciences, Ocean University of China, 5 Yushan Road, Qingdao 266003, PR China
    Fish Shellfish Immunol 30:1241-8. 2011
    A putative serine protease gene was cloned from the genomic DNA of Vibrio parahaemolyticus FYZ8621.4. The gene consisted of 1779 base pairs and encoded a 592 amino acid protein. The gene was expressed in Escherichia coli...
  84. ncbi Assessment of polyaromatic hydrocarbon degradation by potentially pathogenic environmental Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolates from coastal Louisiana, USA
    Conor B Smith
    Department of Biological Sciences, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
    Mar Pollut Bull 64:138-43. 2012
    A presumed Vibrio parahaemolyticus isolate from Chesapeake Bay, Maryland, USA was previously reported to grow on phenanthrene, a polyaromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) found in crude oil...
  85. ncbi Development and evaluation of a predictive model for the effect of temperature and water activity on the growth rate of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    D W Miles
    Department of Agricultural Science, University of Tasmania, Hobart, Australia
    Int J Food Microbiol 38:133-42. 1997
    The growth rates of four strains of Vibrio parahaemolyticus were measured and compared in a model broth system...
  86. pmc Output targets and transcriptional regulation by a cyclic dimeric GMP-responsive circuit in the Vibrio parahaemolyticus Scr network
    Rosana B R Ferreira
    Department of Microbiology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Bacteriol 194:914-24. 2012
    The Vibrio parahaemolyticus Scr system modulates decisions pertinent to surface colonization by affecting the cellular level of cyclic dimeric GMP (c-di-GMP). In this work, we explore the scope and mechanism of this regulation...
  87. ncbi Enumeration of Vibrio parahaemolyticus in the viable but nonculturable state using direct plate counts and recognition of individual gene fluorescence in situ hybridization
    Kimberly J Griffitt
    The University of Southern Mississippi, Gulf Coast Research Laboratory, Ocean Springs, MS 39564, USA
    J Microbiol Methods 85:114-8. 2011
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a gram-negative, halophilic bacterium indigenous to marine and estuarine environments and it is capable of causing food and water-borne illness in humans...
  88. ncbi Transcription of Vibrio parahaemolyticus T3SS1 genes is regulated by a dual regulation system consisting of the ExsACDE regulatory cascade and H-NS
    Toshio Kodama
    Department of Bacterial Infections, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 311:10-7. 2010
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus, one of the human pathogenic vibrios, causes gastroenteritis, wound infections and septicemia. Genomic sequencing of this organism revealed that it has two distinct type III secretion systems (T3SS1 and T3SS2)...
  89. ncbi Proteomic analysis of salt-sensitive outer membrane proteins of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Changxin Xu
    Center for Proteomics, Department of Biology, School of Life Sciences, Xiamen University, Xiamen, Fujian 361005, PR China
    Res Microbiol 155:835-42. 2004
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus, a universal marine pathogen with available genome sequences, could be used as a bacterial model to clarify the various physiological phenomena of its native and host environments...
  90. ncbi Biostimulation of estuarine microbiota on substrate coated agar slides: a novel approach to study diversity of autochthonous Bdellovibrio- and like organisms
    Ashvini Chauhan
    Marine Molecular Microbial Ecology Laboratory, Environmental Sciences Institute, Florida A and M University, 1515, S MLK Blvd, 305 FSHSRC, Tallahassee, FL 32307, USA
    Microb Ecol 55:640-50. 2008
    ..Agar spiked with biostimulants such as yeast extract (YE), casamino acids (CA), or concentrated cells of Vibrio parahaemolyticus P5 (most widely used prey bacteria for isolation of halophilic BALOs) was plated onto buffed glass slides ..
  91. pmc Enhancement of UV light sensitivity of a Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6 pandemic strain due to natural lysogenization by a telomeric phage
    Beatriz Zabala
    Instituto de Nutricion y Tecnologia de los Alimentos, Universidad de Chile, El Libano 5524, Macul, Santiago, Chile 6903625
    Appl Environ Microbiol 75:1697-702. 2009
    The Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6 pandemic clonal strain was first observed in southern Chile in 2004 and has since caused approximately 8,000 seafood-related diarrhea cases in this region...
  92. pmc Not without cause: Vibrio parahaemolyticus induces acute autophagy and cell death
    Dara L Burdette
    Department of Molecular Biology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX 75390 9148, USA
    Autophagy 5:100-2. 2009
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus (V. parahaemolyticus) is a gram-negative halophillic bacterium that causes worldwide seafood-borne gastroenteritis. The prevalence of V...
  93. ncbi VopV, an F-actin-binding type III secretion effector, is required for Vibrio parahaemolyticus-induced enterotoxicity
    Hirotaka Hiyoshi
    Laboratory of Genomic Research on Pathogenic Bacteria, International Research Center for Infectious Diseases, Research Institute for Microbial Diseases, Osaka University, 3 1 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Cell Host Microbe 10:401-9. 2011
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus, a Gram-negative halophilic bacterium that causes acute gastroenteritis in humans, is characterized by two type III secretion systems (T3SS), namely T3SS1 and T3SS2...
  94. ncbi Relationship between heat-induced fibrillogenicity and hemolytic activity of thermostable direct hemolysin and a related hemolysin of Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Kiyouhisa Ohnishi
    Department of Developmental Medicine, Osaka Medical Center for Maternal and Child Health, Research Institute, Osaka, Japan
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 318:10-7. 2011
    ..Thermostable direct hemolysin (TDH) and TDH-related hemolysin (TRH) are major virulence factors of Vibrio parahaemolyticus. We have previously reported the crystal structure of TDH tetramer with the central channel...
  95. ncbi Purification and characterization of a putative virulence factor, serine protease, from Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Chia Yin Lee
    Graduate Institute of Agricultural Chemistry, National Taiwan University, Taipei 106, Taiwan
    FEMS Microbiol Lett 209:31-7. 2002
    A protease (protease A) was successfully purified from the extracellular proteins of Vibrio parahaemolyticus no...
  96. ncbi Proteomic identification of membrane proteins regulating antimicrobial peptide resistance in Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    C J Shen
    Graduate Institute of Biotechnology, College of Bioresources, National Ilan University, Ilan, Taiwan
    J Appl Microbiol 108:1398-407. 2010
    To identify proteins regulating antimicrobial peptide (AMP) resistance in Vibrio parahaemolyticus using membrane subproteome analysis.
  97. pmc Genome sequence of the clinical O4:K12 serotype Vibrio parahaemolyticus strain 10329
    N González-Escalona
    Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition, Food andDrug Administration, College Park, MD 20740, USA
    J Bacteriol 193:3405-6. 2011
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is the leading cause of food-borne illnesses worldwide. Here, we report a draft genome of V. parahaemolyticus strain 10329 of the O4:K12 serotype. It belongs to the main U.S. West Coast clonal complex of V...
  98. ncbi O3:K6 serotype of Vibrio parahaemolyticus identical to the global pandemic clone associated with diarrhea in Peru
    Ana I Gil
    Instituto de Investigacion Nutricional, Av La Molina 1885, Lima 12, Peru, AP 18 091, Lima 18, Peru
    Int J Infect Dis 11:324-8. 2007
    To determine if the Vibrio parahaemolyticus O3:K6 global pandemic clone has spread into Peru.
  99. ncbi Detection and characterization of a functional insertion sequence, ISVpa2, in Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    Muhammad Kamruzzaman
    Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto University, Kyoto 606 8501, Japan
    Gene 409:92-9. 2008
    PCR analysis of the pandemic strain of Vibrio parahaemolyticus, KX-V237 (total genome sequenced) showed a subculture where the size of the amplicons had increased. The purpose of this study was to analyze the mechanism of this change...
  100. ncbi Isolation and characterization of pathogenic Vibrio parahaemolyticus from diseased post-larvae of abalone Haliotis diversicolor supertexta
    Junpeng Cai
    College of Food Science and Light Industry, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China
    J Basic Microbiol 47:84-6. 2007
    ..Among sixteen different motile bacteria isolated from the diseased post-larvae, four were identified as Vibrio parahaemolyticus on the basis of biochemical characteristics when compared with those of a V...
  101. pmc Structure and functional characterization of Vibrio parahaemolyticus thermostable direct hemolysin
    Itaru Yanagihara
    Department of Developmental Medicine, Research Institute, Osaka Medical Center for Maternal and Child Health, Izumi City, Osaka 594 1101, Japan
    J Biol Chem 285:16267-74. 2010
    Thermostable direct hemolysin (TDH) is a major virulence factor of Vibrio parahaemolyticus that causes pandemic foodborne enterocolitis mediated by seafood...

Research Grants21

  1. Ecological population structure and emergence of virulent Vibrio parahaemolyticus
    VAUGHN COOPER; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The abundance of the major causative bacterium Vibrio parahaemolyticus (Vp) is positively correlated with warmer waters with moderate salinity...
  2. Analysis of an orchestrated cell death mediated by Vibrio parahaemolytics T3SS1
    Kim Orth; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..signaling pathways targeted by the type III secretion system 1 (T3SS1) of the gram-negative bacterium Vibrio parahaemolyticus;a major agent responsible for gastroenteritis outbreaks associated with the consumption of contaminated ..
  3. Structural Basis of Actin Cytoskeleton Dynamics
    Roberto Dominguez; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of VopL, a powerful nucleator and virulence factor produced by the gastroenteritis causing pathogen Vibrio parahaemolyticus. The study of VopL has general relevance to other filament nucleators, such as Cobl and Spire, which like ..
  4. Analysis of newly identified adhesin used by pathogenic Gram-negative bacteria
    Kim Orth; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..As a representative for this type of molecule, we will use the MAM7 protein from Vibrio parahaemolyticus, an emerging pathogen that causes gastroenteritis through consumption of raw or undercooked seafood, to ..
  5. Structural Characterization of the Na+/Glucose Cotransporter Family
    JEFFREY S ABRAMSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..During the initial grant cycle, we solved the structure of the Na+/galactose symporter from Vibrio parahaemolyticus (vSGLT) in the inward-occluded conformation...
  6. Elucidation of colonization and virulence through a novel comparative approach
    CHERYL WHISTLER; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): The emergent human pathogen Vibrio parahaemolyticus is a major cause of gastroenteritis worldwide...
  7. Shellfish Safety Assistance Project
    KENNETH B MOORE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..information to establish science-based controls to protect the consumers from Vibrio vulnificus and Vibrio parahaemolyticus infection...
  8. REGULATION OF HIK1 IN SECRETORY DIARRHEA
    DANIEL DEVOR; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g., rotavirus, Vibrio parahaemolyticus) or in synergism with cAMP-mediated agonists...
  9. Discovery of novel signaling components targeted by Vibrio
    Kim Orth; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..host signaling components that are targeted during infection of the gut by the gastrointestinal pathogen Vibrio parahaemolyticus. V...
  10. Investigating the role of calcium in bacteria
    JODI ENOS BERLAGE; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The marine bacterium and significant human pathogen Vibrio parahaemolyticus is an ideal model system for this study...
  11. Transcriptional profiling in V. parahaemolyticus
    Linda McCarter; Fiscal Year: 2006
    b>Vibrio parahaemolyticus is the leading cause of gastroenteritis in Asia and the most frequent cause of seafood-associated gastroenteritis in the USA...
  12. Regulated expression of B. burgdorferi virulence genes
    FELIPE CARDENAS CABELLO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..burgdorferi. These tools will be used to identify genes that are potentially responsible for this organism's virulence and which could be targets for new vaccines and antibiotics against Lyme disease. ..
  13. Stringent response and bmp expression in B. burgdorferi
    Felipe Cabello; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..burgdorferi from a descriptive paradigm to a paradigm framed by mechanistic and causal interpretations. ..
  14. INTERACTIONS BETWEEN AGROBACTERIUM AND HOST PLANTS
    Stephen C Winans; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Direct targets of YenR and YenS will be identified and assessed for their roles in the biology and ecology of Y. enterocolitica and Y. pestis. ..
  15. Modulation of Host Cell Functions by Coxiella burnetii
    Craig R Roy; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..These studies will elucidate pathogenic determinants that allow host cell infection by Coxiella and reveal intracellular infection strategies employed by this important pathogen. ..
  16. Smooth to Rugose phase variation in Vibrio cholerae
    HAVVA YILDIZ; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULM AWARD
    John Morris; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Details are provided in the body of this application. ..
  18. Mucosal immune response to oral cholera vaccine Peru 15
    Firdausi Qadri; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..cholerae. ..
  19. POPULATION BIOLOGY OF SURFACE POLYSACCHARIDES IN CHOLERA
    John Morris; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..cholerae surface polysaccharides and, in turn, for the emergence of V. cholerae strains which can form the basis for new cholera pandemics. ..