December 28, 2016

Human gut microbiome

Tissue-Associated Bacterial Alterations in Rectal Carcinoma Patients Revealed by 16S rRNA Community Profiling – Andrew M. Thomas – Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology

Gastrointestinal neuromuscular apparatus: An underestimated target of gut microbiota – Michele Pier Luca Guarino – World Journal of Gastroenterology

Immune Response of Healthy Adults to the Ingested Probiotic Lactobacillus casei Shirota
– L. S. Harbige – Scandinavian Journal of Immunology

Review: Host-Microbiome Interaction and Cancer: Potential Application in Precision Medicine – Alejandra V. Contreras – Frontiers in Physiology

Review: IL-17: overview and role in oral immunity and microbiome – L Abusleme – Oral Diseases

Animal experiments

Bacillus sp. QSI-1 Modulate Quorum Sensing Signals Reduce Aeromonas hydrophila Level and Alter Gut Microbial Community Structure in Fish – Shuxin Zhou – Frontiers in Cellular and Infection Microbiology

Use of Asian selected agricultural byproducts to modulate rumen microbes and fermentation – Yasuo Kobayashi – Journal of Animal Science and Biotechnology

Correlation of Gut Microbiota Composition with Resistance to Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis in Rats – Suzana Stanisavljević – Frontiers in Microbiology

Comparative Analysis of the Rats’ Gut Microbiota Composition in Animals with Different Ginsenosides Metabolizing Activity – Wei-Wei Dong – Journal of Agricultural Food Chemistry

Animal microbiome

Potential for Nitrogen Fixation in the Fungus-Growing Termite Symbiosis – Panagiotis Sapountzis – Frontiers in Microbiology

Impact and Influence of the Natural Vibrio-Squid Symbiosis in Understanding Bacterial–Animal Interactions – Mark J. Mandel and Anne K. Dunn – Frontiers in Microbiology

Plant, root, and soil microbiome

The Relationship between pH and Bacterial Communities in a Single Karst Ecosystem and Its Implication for Soil Acidification – Yuan Yun – Frontiers in Microbiology

Parasites and competitors suppress bacterial pathogen synergistically due to evolutionary trade-offs – Xiaofang Wang – Evolution

Review: The Plant as Metaorganism and Research on Next-Generation Systemic Pesticides – Prospects and Challenges – Zisis Vryzas – Frontiers in Microbiology

Extremophile microbiome

Cryo-protective effect of an ice-binding protein derived from Antarctic bacteria – Marco Mangiagalli – The FEBS Journal

Outdoor and indoor microbiome

Bacterial characterization in ambient submicron particles during severe haze episodes at Ji’nan, China – Caihong Xu – Science of The Total Environment

An emerging paradox: Toward a better understanding of the potential benefits and adversity of microbe exposures in the indoor environment – J. Mensah-Attipoe – Indoor Air

Waste and pollution microbiome

Effect of the chemical composition of filter media on the microbial community in wastewater biofilms at different temperatures – Iffat Naz – RSC Advances

Phages and viruses

Inferring phage–bacteria infection networks from time-series data – Luis F. Jover – Royal Society Open Science

Microbes in the news

How hospitals, nursing homes keep lethal ‘superbug’ outbreaks secret – Deborah J. Nelson, David Rohde, Benjamin Lesser and Ryan McNeill – Reuters

Causes Of Rheumatoid Arthritis: Gum Disease Bacteria Triggers Joint Inflammation, Latest Research Suggests – Lizette Borreli – Medical Daily

Genome Sequencing Sheds Light On Shigella Outbreaks In California – Saranya Palanisamy – Tech Times

Now, dental implants that kill bacteria and anchor to bone – The Tribune India

Antibiotic resistance just became more complex – EurekAlert

How Germs, Dirt and Hookworms Can Boost Your Health – Ruben Castaneda – US News


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