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*  Yersinia
Some members of Yersinia are pathogenic in humans; in particular, Y. pestis is the causative agent of the plague. Rodents are ... Y. pestis is the causative agent of plague. The disease caused by Y. enterocolitica is called yersiniosis. Yersinia may be ... "Discovery of Yersinia pestis". Loghem, J. J. (1944). "The classification of the plague-bacillus". Antonie van Leeuwenhoek. 10 ( ... In 1944, van Loghem reclassified the species P. pestis and P. rondentium into a new genus, Yersinia. Following the introduction ...
*  Yersinia pseudotuberculosis
"Yersinia pestis, the cause of plague, is a recently emerged clone of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis". Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A ... Lindler LE, Tall BD (1993). "Yersinia pestis pH 6 antigen forms fimbriae and is induced by intracellular association with ... This article incorporates text from the public domain Pfam and InterPro IPR015227 Yersinia pseudotuberculosis genome "Yersinia ... pestis at only 10 CFU. Genetically, the pathogen causing plague, Y. pestis, is very similar to Y. pseudotuberculosis. The ...
*  Human pathogen
Some pathogens (such as the bacterium Yersinia pestis, which may have caused the Black Plague, the Variola virus, and the ... Yersinia pestis - pneumonic, septicemic, and the notorious bubonic plagues (Black Death) Rickettsia prowazekii - the etiologic ...
*  Yersinia pestis
... ) Wyndham Lathem speaking on "From Mild to Murderous: How Yersinia pestis Evolved to Cause Pneumonic Plague.". ... Named Pasteurella pestis in the past, the organism was renamed Yersinia pestis in 1944. Every year, thousands of cases of the ... Yersinia pestis (formerly Pasteurella pestis) is a Gram-negative, rod-shaped coccobacillus, non mobile with no spores. It is a ... Yersinia pestis, the cause of plague, is a recently emerged clone of Yersinia pseudotuberculosis. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 96(24 ...
*  Initiative for the Science of the Human Past at Harvard
Yersinia pestis); the true (man-made) level of lead pollution in the air; trade and migration patterns across Eurasia and the ...
*  Pathogenic bacteria
"Yersinia pestis" (PDF). Wadsworth Center. 2006. "Bacteria Table" (PDF). Creighton University School of Medicine. Retrieved 2015 ... Bubeck SS, Dube PH (September 2007). "Yersinia pestis CO92ΔyopH Is a Potent Live, Attenuated Plague Vaccine". Clin. Vaccine ... and Yersinia pestis. These can exist intracellularly, but can exist outside of host cells. Bacterial pathogens often cause ...
*  List of vaccine topics
Titball, R. W.; Williamson, E. D. (2004). "Yersinia pestis (plague) vaccines". Expert Opinion on Biological Therapy. 4 (6): 965 ... disease vaccine Staphylococcus aureus vaccine Streptococcus pyogenes vaccine Syphilis vaccine Tularemia vaccine Yersinia pestis ...
*  List of sequenced bacterial genomes
2004). "Insights into the evolution of Yersinia pestis through whole-genome comparison with Yersinia pseudotuberculosis". Proc ... 2006). "Complete genome sequence of Yersinia pestis strains Antiqua and Nepal516: evidence of gene reduction in an emerging ... 2004). "Complete genome sequence of Yersinia pestis strain 91001, an isolate avirulent to humans". DNA Res. 11 (3): 179-97. doi ... 2002). "Genome sequence of Yersinia pestis KIM". J Bacteriol. 184 (16): 4601-11. doi:10.1128/JB.184.16.4601-4611.2002. PMC ...
*  Viable but nonculturable
citri Yersinia pestis Oliver JD (February 2005). "The viable but nonculturable state in bacteria". The Journal of Microbiology ... "Entry of Yersinia pestis into the viable but nonculturable state in a low-temperature tap water microcosm". PLoS ONE. 6 (3): ...
*  Coagulase
It is also produced by Yersinia pestis. Coagulase reacts with prothrombin in the blood. The resulting complex is called ...
*  Plague of Justinian
"Yersinia pestis DNA from Skeletal Remains from the 6th Century AD Reveals Insights into Justinianic Plague". PLoS Pathogens. 9 ... "Yersinia pestis: New Evidence for an Old Infection". PLoS ONE. 7 (11): e49803. Bibcode:2012PLoSO...749803B. doi:10.1371/journal ... 2013). "Yersinia pestis DNA from Skeletal Remains from the 6th Century AD Reveals Insights into Justinianic Plague". PLoS ... Bos KI, Stevens P, Nieselt K, Poinar HN, Dewitte SN, Krause J (2012). "Yersinia pestis: New evidence for an old infection". ...
*  Early Middle Ages
"Yersinia pestis DNA from Skeletal Remains from the 6th Century AD Reveals Insights into Justinianic Plague". PLoS Pathogens. 9 ... "Yersinia pestis: New Evidence for an Old Infection". PLoS ONE. 7 (11): e49803. Bibcode:2012PLoSO...749803B. doi:10.1371/journal ...
*  Paleopathology
... of Yersinia pestis as the agent of medieval black death". Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 97 (23): 12800-3. Bibcode:2000PNAS... ... Orientalis-like Yersinia pestis, and plague pandemics". Emerg Infect Dis. 10 (9): 1585-92. doi:10.3201/eid1009.030933. PMC ... bubonic plague was the cause of the Justinian plague and the Black Death has been strongly supported by finding Yersinia pestis ...
*  OmpA-like transmembrane domain
"Structural insights into Ail-mediated adhesion in Yersinia pestis". Structure. 19 (11): 1672-82. doi:10.1016/j.str.2011.08.010 ... TheYersinia pestis protein Ail binds to laminin and heparin, therefore allowing bacterial attachment to host cells. The ... pestis Ail. Several of these proteins are vaccine candidates. E. coli OmpA was shown to make specific interactions with the ...
*  Plague vaccine
... is a vaccine used against Yersinia pestis. Killed bacteria have been used since 1890 but are less effective ... "Yersinia pestis CO92ΔyopH Is a Potent Live, Attenuated Plague Vaccine". Clin. Vaccine Immunol. 14 (9): 1235-8. doi:10.1128/CVI. ... some plague vaccines in preventing or ameliorating the effects of a variety of clinical forms of infection by Yersinia pestis. ...
*  Daniel A. Portnoy
Portnoy, D A; Falkow, S (1981-12-01). "Virulence-associated plasmids from Yersinia enterocolitica and Yersinia pestis". Journal ... Yersinia pseudotuberculosis, and Yersinia pestis, and discovered what turned out to be the first effectors of type III ... In the Falkow Lab, he worked on the conserved virulence plasmids in Yersinia enterocolitica, ... "Characterization of plasmids and plasmid-associated determinants of Yersinia enterocolitica pathogenesis". Infection and ...
*  Plague (disease)
Yersinia pestis circulates in animal reservoirs, particularly in rodents, in the natural foci of infection found on all ... Sebbane, F; Jarret, C.O.; Gardner, D; Long, D; Hinnebusch, B.J. "Role of Yersinia pestis plasminogen activator in the incidence ... Plague is an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis. Symptoms include fever, weakness and headache. Usually ... Brown, SD; Montie, TC (1977). "Beta-adrenergic blocking activity of Yersinia pestis murine toxin". Infection and Immunity. 18 ( ...
*  Bacterial pneumonia
Pneumonia caused by Yersinia pestis is usually called pneumonic plague. Bacteria typically enter the lung with inhalation, ... and Yersinia pestis. "bacterial pneumonia" at Dorland's Medical Dictionary "Bacterial Pneumonia". Lung Disease & Respiratory ...
*  Red fox
Individual cases of foxes infected with Yersinia pestis are known. Red foxes are not readily prone to infestation with fleas. ...
*  Epidemiology of plague
It was reported in September 2006 that three mice infected with Yersinia pestis apparently disappeared from a laboratory ... Y. pestis existed over Eurasia during the Bronze Age. Estimates of the age of the Most recent common ancestor of all Y. pestis ... Rasmussen, Simon; Allentoft, Morten Erik (2015). "Early Divergent Strains of Yersinia pestis in Eurasia 5,000 Years Ago". Cell ... Mark Achtman (October 31, 2010). "Yersinia pestis genome sequencing identifies patterns of global phylogenetic diversity". ...
*  Pulicidae
Additionally, Pulicidae transmit Yersinia pestis, the bacteria responsible for plague. Pulicidae on www.faunaeur.org Triplehorn ... 2007). Early-phase transmission of Yersinia pestis by unblocked Xenopsylla cheopis (Siphonaptera: Pulicidae) is as efficient as ...
*  Yersiniabactin
... is a siderophore found in the pathogenic bacteria Yersinia pestis, Yersinia pseudotuberculosis, and Yersinia enterocolitica, as ... "Role of the Yersinia pestis Yersiniabactin Iron Acquisition System in the Incidence of Flea-Borne Plague". PLoS ONE. 5 (12): ... doi:10.1099/mic.0.037945-0. Perry, R. D.; Shah, J.; Bearden, S. W.; Thompson, J. M.; Fetherston, J. D. (2003). "Yersinia pestis ... Perry, R. D.; Balbo, P. B.; Jones, H. A.; Fetherston, J. D.; Demoll, E. (1999). "Yersiniabactin from Yersinia pestis: ...
*  Wyndham Lathem
How Yersinia pestis Turns the Body Against Itself." In 2017, he presented on "From Mild to Murderous: How Yersinia pestis ... Wyndham Lathem, Ph.D., "Your Own Worst Enemy: How Yersinia pestis Turns the Body Against Itself." Department of Microbiology ... His research relates to how pathogenic bacteria, specifically Yersinia pestis, the Black Death plague, cause disease in human ... How small genetic change in Yersinia pestis changed human history. phys.org 30 June 2015. Retrieved 6 August 2017. Studying ...
*  GcvB RNA
The GcvB RNA is found in a range of bacteria including: Escherichia coli Yersinia pestis Haemophilus influenzae Vibrio cholerae ... McArthur SD, Pulvermacher SC, Stauffer GV (2006). "The Yersinia pestis gcvB gene encodes two small regulatory RNA molecules". ... A deletion of GcvB RNA from Y. pestis changed colony shape as well as reducing growth. It has been shown by gene deletion that ...
*  Sylvatic cycle
Plague: Yersinia pestis Archived 2008-01-13 at the Wayback Machine. Schmitt N, Saville JM, Greenway JA, Stovell PL, Friis L, ... Examples of pathogens that contain a sylvatic cycle include trichinosis, dengue viruses, Yersinia pestis, and Chagas disease. ...
*  Trimeric autotransporter adhesin
Yersinia pestis, and Yersinia pseudotuberculosis. YadA stands for Yersinia adhesin protein A. This protein domain is an example ... The bacterium must enter the host's body and, in the case of Yersinia sp., invade the host intestinal mucosa. Then the Trimeric ... In particular in the case of certain Yersinia spp., the TAA YadA has a role in autoagglutination, serum resistance, complement ... Nummelin H, Merckel MC, Leo JC, Lankinen H, Skurnik M, Goldman A (2004). "The Yersinia adhesin YadA collagen-binding domain ...
*  Structural gene
For example, Yersinia pestis (the bubonic plague) was found to carry several virulence and inflammation-related structural ... Brubaker, Robert R. (2007-08-01). "How the structural gene products of Yersinia pestis relate to virulence". Future ...