Mycoplasma penetrans Bacteremia and Primary Antiphospholipid Syndrome1 - Volume 5, Number 1-February 1999 - Emerging Infectious...
Mycoplasma penetrans, a rare bacterium so far only found in HIV-infected persons, was isolated in the blood and throat of a non ... Antiphospholipid antibodies and Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection. Postgrad Med J. 1990;66:356-62. DOIPubMed ... A substantial number of patients with Mycoplasma pneumoniae-induced respiratory disease have anticardiolipin antibodies (3). ... Lo S-C, Hayes MM, Tully JG, Wang RY-H, Kotani H, Pierce PF, Mycoplasma penetrans sp. nov., from the urogenital tract of ...https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/5/1/99-0122_article
US5188942A - Method for determining bluetongue virus antibodies in serum - Google Patents
This method utilizes either a biotinylated monoclonal antibody to Bluetongue virus and streptavadin-enzyme in conjunction with ... A rapid, competitive enzyme linked immunosorbent assay (cELISA) for the determination of Bluetongue virus antibodies in serum ... synthetic substrate, or an enzyme-conjugated monoclonal to detect antibodies specific for Bluetongue virus. ... Characterization of antibodies produced in natural and experimental coxsackievirus infections. Berger et al. 1967. ...https://patents.google.com/patent/US5188942
Methods and antibodies for the immune capture and detection of Borrelia burgdorferi - DORWARD; DAVID W.
Infection was confirmed by culturing B. burgdorferi from triturated urinary bladders, as described in Schwan, T. G., W. ... Mycoplasma pneumonia, Legionella pneumophila, Listeria monocytogenes, Neisseria meningitidis, Chlamydia psittaci, and the like ... ii) purified polyclonal antibodies or mixtures of monoclonal antibodies, said antibodies raised against the extracellular ... labelled anti-MEP antibodies (c) anti-MEP antibodies and labeled anti-anti-MEP antibodies or labeled protein A or (d) anti- ...http://www.freepatentsonline.com/5403718.html
Concordance between genetic relatedness and phenotypic similarities of Trichomonas vaginalis strains | BMC Evolutionary Biology...
... and the pattern of infection of strains by mycoplasmas (p < 0.05). However, the tree did not reflect pattern of virulence, ... The clustering of mycoplasma positive strains may be an experimental artifact, caused by shared RAPD characters which are ... geographic origin or infection by TVV. Despite low bootstrap support for many branches, the significant clustering of strains ... dependent on the presence of mycoplasma DNA. Our results confirmed both the suitability of the RAPD technique for genealogical ...https://0-bmcevolbiol-biomedcentral-com.brum.beds.ac.uk/articles/10.1186/1471-2148-1-11
Cold Urticaria Associated with Intraoperative Hypotension and Facial Edema | Anesthesiology | ASA Publications
... antinuclear antibodies, rheumatoid factor, and serology for mononucleosis, cytomegalovirus, syphilis, mycoplasma, and hepatitis ... At the time of the procedure described, he was taking amoxycillin-clavulanic acid and diclofenac for a left hip infection. The ...http://anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org/article.aspx?articleid=1946649
AΡΘΡΑ: Hunt, Ziccardi, Gulland, Manos, Hird, Mazet: Health and Safety Information for Marine Mammal Workers (US Marine Mammal...
The local infection in humans with M. phocacerebrale (possibly other Mycoplasma species as well) isolated from marine mammals ... All three developed serum agglutinating antibody titers to Leptospira interrogans serovar pomona (Smith, Vedros et al. 1978). ... Mycoplasmas are gram-negative coccobacilli that lack a cell wall.. Clinical disease in marine mammals. M. phocacerebrale, M. ... Infection causes local erythema and nodules at the site of inoculation, with progressive swelling that can be severely painful ...http://articlesfordolphins.blogspot.com/2013/06/blog-post_17.html
Microbiology Society Journals | Glycoprotein G is a virulence factor in infectious laryngotracheitis virus
... reflecting increased inflammatory cell infiltration at the site of infection, was detected in birds inoculated with gG- ... the role of humoral antibody in immunity to a graded challenge of infection. Avian Pathol 12, 505-514.[CrossRef] [Google ... Evaluation of respiratory lesions in chickens induced by Mycoplasma gallisepticum. Nippon Juigaku Zasshi 49, 621-629.[CrossRef] ... Bagust, T. J., Calnek, B. W. & Fahey, K. J. ( 1986 ). Gallid-1 herpesvirus infection in the chicken. 3. Reinvestigation of the ...http://jgv.microbiologyresearch.org/content/journal/jgv/10.1099/vir.0.82194-0
Oral immunization with transgenic plants - The Texas A&M University System
... efficacy of vaccines for humans must be demonstrated in animals by antibody development and by resistance to infection and ... Mycoplasma, Neisseria, Nocardia, Pasteurella, Proteus, Pseudomonas, Rickettsia, Salmonella, Selenomonas, Shigelia, ... Serum and mucosal antibody responses were examined by ELISA for antibodies. Anti LT-B antibodies were detected in both serum as ... Serum and mucosal antibody responses were examined by ELISA for antibodies from samples collected on days 30-32. Anti-LT-B ...http://www.freepatentsonline.com/6395964.html
ASMscience | Sequelae and Long-Term C
The book also explores the genetic and immunological status of afflicted individuals in terms of infection, disease progression ... Discover the links between infection with pathogenic microorganisms and such chronic illnesses as cancer, paralysis, arthritis ... Immunohistochemical staining for antibodies against T. whipplei can detect the organism in various tissues, body fluids, and ... Serological studies have demonstrated that gonococci, chlamydia, and mycoplasma organisms are independently associated with ...http://www.asmscience.org/content/book/10.1128/9781555815486
Bacterial leaf scorch (BLS) of shade trees
Plant infection by living or biotic agents (such as fungi, bacteria, nematodes, and viruses) can also result in leaf scorching ... Since viruses are not subject to control by antibiotics, the organism was reclassified as a mycoplasma-like organism (or MLO). ... Definitive diagnosis is most often made in the laboratory using a selective antibody technique known as enzyme-linked ... It is not known, however, how long urban forest trees remain asymptomatic following infection, thus other methods of ...http://www.apsnet.org/edcenter/intropp/lessons/prokaryotes/Pages/BacterialLeafScorch.aspx
ASMscience | DNA Recombination Strategies During Antigenic Variation in the African Trypanosome
On the significance of host antibody response to the Trypanosoma brucei transferrin receptor during chronic infection. Microbes ... Mycoplasma genitalium: an efficient strategy to generate genetic variation from a minimal genome. Mol Microbiol 66:220-236. [ ... The graph depicts the log of the number of T. brucei cells in a cow up to 70 days after infection (day 0). The schematic below ... The graph depicts the log of the number of T. brucei cells in a cow up to 70 days after infection (day 0). The schematic below ...http://www.asmscience.org/content/journal/microbiolspec/10.1128/microbiolspec.MDNA3-0016-2014
JCI - Neuropeptide Y regulates a vascular gateway for hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells
Secondary anti-rabbit antibodies were purchased from VECTOR Laboratories. HRP-rat IgG2 isotype was used as a primary antibody ... No further authentication or mycoplasma testing was performed.. Reagents. Human G-CSF was purchased from Amgen. Diprotin A was ... including control of inflammatory reactions and augmentation of the vascular permeability associated with bacterial infection ... To detect membrane-bound SDF-1, BM cells were stained with cell-surface marker-specific antibodies and anti-SDF-1 antibody and ...https://zhonghaily.net.insight.mobile.jci.org/articles/view/94687
Chicken cystatin stimulates nitric oxide release from interferon-γ-activated mouse peritoneal macrophages via cytokine...
All these antibodies were used at 10 µg·mL−1. Isotype-matched control antibodies were also used but were without effect (data ... It is involved in several inflammatory diseases and is cytotoxic or cytostatic in a wide range of infections [1,2]. NO is ... mycoplasma free and endotoxin concentration less than 27.5 pg·mL−1), penicillin (100 IU·mL−1) and streptomycin (100 µg·mL−1). ... Table 2. Effects of the addition of cytokines or neutralizing antibodies on NO production by MPM. For cytokines, MPM (1.5 × 105 ...http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1046/j.1432-1327.1999.00964.x/full
Patent US5601816 - Infectious bovine rhinotracheitis virus insertion mutants, vaccines ... - Google Patents
The virulent virus can establish a latent infection and can be reactivated and shed, thereby spreading infection in the herd ( ... The local immune responses include production of interferon and IgA antibodies in nasal secretions (Kucera, C. J. et al, Am. J ... or kidney cell line free of mycoplasma, and bovine diarrhea virus and other viruses. ... After recovery from infection, animals may show signs of recurrent disease without being reexposed to the virus. Recurrent ...http://www.google.com.au/patents/US5601816
The Sophie Cameron Trust - LITERATURE SURVEY
6. Al-Mateen M et al. Encephalitis Lethargica-like illness in a girl with mycoplasma infection. Neurology 1988 38: 1155-1158 7 ... In most cases a wide range of antibodies to infectious diseases was checked and found negative, except for one slight rise in ... Recent work linking EL to streptococcal infection is being further developed, and may prove more compelling than the influenza ... measles titre, and one case of mycoplasma pneumonia . EEG showed slow wave activity in most cases, with some theta waves; ...http://thesophiecamerontrust.org.uk/research-literature.htm
PATHOGEN FOR BACTERIAL POULTRY DISEASE - Patent application
... conjugated with antibodies) and the substrates thereof or other substances which are capable of binding antibodies.  The ... 0022] B) Experimental Infection  FIG. 12) Layers: Inflammation and haemorrhage in kidney.  FIG. 13) SPF: ... Mycoplasma gallisepticum, Avian Pneumovirus, Haemophilus paragallinarum (disease: Coryza), Chicken Poxvirus, Avian ... The generation of monoclonal antibodies is known in the art (Kearney, J. F., Radbruch A., Liesegang B., Rajewski K. A new mouse ...http://www.patentsencyclopedia.com/app/20110212132
Immune-neural connections: how the immune system's response to infectious agents influences behavior | Journal of Experimental...
In fact, in this same study, LPS-induced sickness of IL-1R1 KO mice was blocked by a TNFα antibody (Bluthé et al., 2000a). ... The level of infection is roughly proportionate to the level of CNS cytokine production and is related to the behavioral ... However, activation of TLR2/6 heterodimers with macrophage-activating lipopeptide (MALP)-2 derived from Mycoplasma fermentans ... Although most infections occur at the periphery, the cells of the central nervous system (CNS) are the ultimate mediators of ...http://jeb.biologists.org/content/216/1/84.full
Methods and Compositions for Generating Bioactive Assemblies of Increased Complexity and Uses - Patent application
... anti-VEGF antibodies, anti-P1GF peptides and antibodies, anti-vascular growth factor antibodies, anti-Flk-1 antibodies, anti- ... 0011]In other embodiments, the bioactive assemblies may be of use to treat infection with pathogenic organisms, such as ... Mycoplasma. Exemplary parasites include Giardia lamblia, Giardia spp., Pneumocystis carinii, Toxoplasma gondii, Cryptospordium ... anti-VEGF antibodies, anti-P1GF peptides and antibodies, anti-vascular growth factor antibodies, anti-Flk-1 antibodies, anti- ...http://www.patentsencyclopedia.com/app/20090202433
Biliary Disease: Background, Pathophysiology, Etiology
Mycoplasma antigens as a possible trigger for the induction of antimitochondrial antibodies in primary biliary cirrhosis. Liver ... Cholangitis is an infection of the biliary system, complicating benign and malignant obstruction of the biliary tract. The ... and the results of tests for fluorescent antinuclear antibody (FANA) and anti-smooth muscle antibody (ASMA) are positive more ... Hypotension and mental status changes also may accompany severe infection, a pentad described by Reynolds in 1959.  The ...https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/171386-overview
US Patent # 5,776,694. Diagnostic kits useful for selectively detecting microorganisms in samples - Patents.com
The signal antibody is specific for an alternative site on the target antigen. Alternatively, signal antibody binding can be ... for Mycoplasma hominis MH001: 5'GTG-ATT-CTC-CAC-CGA-CTA-ATG-ATC3' (SEQ ID NO:27) MH002: 5'CCG-ACA-AGG-TAC-CGT-CAG-TCT-GCA3' ( ... For example, infection with Trichomonas vaginalis or cervicitis can cause the vaginal pH to go up. Hence, vaginal pH by itself ... This results in a "sandwich" of the capture antibody:target antigen:signal antibody. The solid support is washed to remove ...http://patents.com/us-5776694.html
VaxTruth.org | Vaccines Do Not Cause Autism
Some kids are bacterial kids, some are kids who have mycoplasma, parasitic, and other infections such as lyme and lyme- ... Abnormal measles-mumps-rubella antibodies and CNS autoimmunity in children with autism. ... such as ear infections, upper respiratory infections (URIs), sinusutis, and strep infections. ... When the immune system fights off a viral infection, it learns about how to fight future infections, including those that cause ...http://vaxtruth.org/2011/08/vaccines-do-not-cause-autism/?replytocom=3601
Preterm birth - Wikipedia
The frequency of infection in preterm birth is inversely related to the gestational age.Mycoplasma genitalium infection is ... Presence of anti-thyroid antibodies is associated with an increased risk preterm birth with an odds ratio of 1.9 and 95% ... Lis, R.; Rowhani-Rahbar, A.; Manhart, L. E. (2015). "Mycoplasma genitalium Infection and Female Reproductive Tract Disease: A ... Infection, including sepsis, pneumonia, and urinary tract infection  A study of 241 children born between 22 and 25 weeks ...https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Preterm_birth
Lack of cross-protection against Mycoplasma haemofelis infection and signs of enhancement in "Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis"...
... haemofelis infection were higher than the level of antibodies reported in "Cand. M. turicensis" infection , consistent with ... Lack of cross-protection against Mycoplasma haemofelis infection and signs of enhancement in "Candidatus Mycoplasma turicensis ... haemofelis infection in cats that had recovered from "Cand. M. turicensis" infection, e.g., through antibody-dependent ... Candidatus Mycoplasma haemomuris', 'Candidatus Mycoplasma haemosuis' and 'Candidatus Mycoplasma wenyonii'. Int J Syst Evol ...https://veterinaryresearch.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/s13567-015-0240-x
Testing & Diagnosis | Lyme Disease Insights Blog
Positive for Mycoplasma, e.g. mycoplasma pneumoniae.. 12. The patient is positive for infections other than routine Lyme, [that ... Tags: antibody, antigen, babesia, bands, bartonella, criteria, diagnosing, diagnosis, ehrlichia, igenex, igenix, lyme disease ... Bartonella infection in animals: carriership, reservoir potential, pathogenicity, and zoonotic potential for human infection. ... or a footnote of a spirochetal infection [i.e., Lyme]. Either infection can hide for decades, and then possibly disable or kill ...http://lymebook.com/blog/category/testing-diagnosis/
Bastion of Reason: Discussing the Nature and Future of Antibiotics - Part 1
Now when discounting for bacterial resistance fatality rates from all manner of infection are much lower.. Most of the early ... The ideal characteristic of an antibody is a selective bacteria-unique target that negatively influences a critical system ... They are typically used when treating Gram-positive cocci, chlamydia, mycoplasma, and rickettsia. A secondary mechanism of ... "Estimating health care-associated infections and deaths in U.S. hospitals." Public Health Rep. 2002. 122:160-166. 15. Choe, J ...http://bastionofreason.blogspot.com/2013/12/discussing-nature-and-future-of.html