Serpulina

Serpulina

previously a genus of bacteria in the order Spirochaetaceae. Several species were previously in the genus Treponema. Now called Brachyspira.
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The mycobacterial tlyA is similar to pore-forming haemolysin/cytotoxin, tlyA, of the swine pathogen Serpulina hyodysenteriae.
TlyA promotes virulence properties in many pathogens and functions as a pore-forming hemolysin in Serpulina hyodysenteriae and Helicobacter pylori.
Minimum inhibitory concentration of selected antimicrobial agents for Serpulina isolated from chickens and rheas.
The etiologic agents of intestinal spirochetosis are members of the genus Brachyspira (formerly Serpulina and Treponema).
Experimental infection of newly weaned pigs with human and porcine strains of Serpulina pilosicoli.
Swine dysentery, also known as bloody scours or vibrionic dysentery, is caused by the bacterium Serpulina hyodysenteriae (Harris et al.
9] The 2 best-characterized human species are Brachyspira aalborgi and Serpulina pilosicoli.
Isolation of Serpulina pilosicoli from rectal biopsy specimens showing evidence of intestinal spirochetosis.
Until now, this bacterium resembling Serpulina hyodysenteriae - the causative agent of swine dysentery - hasn't had a name.
They changed the name of Treponema hyodysenteriae to Serpulina hyodysenteriae in 1994, to more accurately describe that serpent-shaped bacterium.
Identification and characterization of Serpulina pilosicoli isolates from the blood of critically-ill patients.
Experimental infection of C3H mice with avian, porcine, or human isolates of Serpulina pilosicoli.