• Suppression subtractive hybridization was used to identify differentially expressed genes among cDNAs of the VBNC suppression mutant and the wild-type Vibrio vulnificus strain. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • The cause of the outbreak was a new strain of V. vulnificus, classified as biogroup 3. (nih.gov)
  • Seven antimicrobial agents, all effective against Vibrio vulnificus in vitro, were compared for in vivo efficacy in mice experimentally infected with V. vulnificus strain B3547. (aspetjournals.org)
  • An insertional mutation of vvgS in a V. vulnificus strain led to a remarkable decrease of cytotoxicity to HeLa cells, while the production of exotoxins, the hemolysin and the protease, slightly increased by the vvgS mutation. (ndsl.kr)
  • The wild-type V. vulnificus MO6-24/O strain was provided by Dr. Antia C. Wright (University of Florida, Gainesville, FL). (imedpub.com)
  • First isolation and identification of Vibrio vulnificus (biotype 2) from cultured beluga, Huso huso in Iran', نشریه علمی پژوهشی فیزیولوژی و بیوتکنولوژی آبزیان , 13(3), pp. 275-281. (ac.ir)
  • The results of morphology and microscopic characterizations and also biochemical tests indicated that Vibrio vulnificus (biotype 2) was the etiological agent of mortality in infected fish. (ac.ir)
  • In order to analyze the role of AhpC1 in the pathogenesis of V. vulnificus, a mutant, in which the ahpC1 gene was disrupted, was constructed by allelic exchanges. (ndsl.kr)
  • 2006. Identification of OmpU of Vibrio vulnificus as a fibronectin-binding protein and its role in bacterial pathogenesis. (ndsl.kr)
  • Although many studies have attempted to clarify the molecular mechanism by which V. vulnificus generates these symptoms, the mechanism remains poorly understood. (imedpub.com)
  • To further examine the inhibitory mechanism of curcumin against V. vulnificus-mediated cytotoxicity, the level of bacterial growth, bacterial motility, cell adhesion, RTX toxin expression and host cell reactions were evaluated. (ovid.com)
  • Curcumin inhibited both bacterial adhesion and RTX toxin binding to the host cells, which can be considered the major protective mechanisms for the decrease in V. vulnificus cytotoxicity. (ovid.com)
  • A locus in the V. vulnificus genome was cloned and sequenced, which showed similarities to the bacterial two-component signal transduction system. (ndsl.kr)
  • Septic shock, which occurs in fatal cases, has been attributed to a variety of virulence factors of V. vulnificus, such as bacterial Lipopolysaccharide (LPS), Capsular Polysaccharides (CPS), Hemolysin (VvhA) and Multifunctional Autoprocessing RTX Toxin (MARTX) [ 3 - 7 ]. (imedpub.com)
  • It should be noted that Vibrio Vulnificus is not only contactable in the Gulf or in Gulf seafood. (inquisitr.com)
  • Vibrio vulnificus is an opportunistic human pathogen that is highly lethal and is responsible for the overwhelming majority of reported seafood-related deaths in the United States ( 30 , 117 ). (asm.org)
  • You may have a Vibrio Vulnificus lawsuit if you or a loved one was sickened after eating tainted seafood at a restaurant. (pritzkerlaw.com)
  • For instance, if someone swallowed brackish water or splashed some in their eyes, could Vibrio Vulnificus live in their body? (kcentv.com)
  • Vibrio vulnificus , a ubiquitous inhabitant of marine and estuarine environments, is considered one of the most dangerous waterborne pathogens. (cdc.gov)
  • Vibrio vulnificus is a natural inhabitant of warm, coastal waters. (emedtv.com)
  • While it's there, the 'Vibrio family' has an attraction to the mucky bottom of warm - semi-salty standing water - like coastal bays," Lea said. (kcentv.com)
  • Key to the diagnosis and treatment was early recognition of bullae in an immunocompromised person with liver cirrhosis and oyster ingestion within the previous 48 hours, and request by the physician for STAT Gram staining and blood cultures for V. vulnificus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prospective clinical trials are needed to confirm this finding, but in vitro data support the supposition this combination is synergistic against V. vulnificus. (wikipedia.org)
  • Vibrio vulnificus is not associated with pollution and is not unique to the Gulf of Mexico, Texas or Galveston. (gchd.org)
  • While reasons for these increases have yet to be determined, it has been noted that outbreaks of V. vulnificus disease in Israel are associated with record high temperatures ( 124 ). (asm.org)
  • Impact of Climate Change on Vibrio vulnificus Abundance and Exposure Risk. (x-mol.com)