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Analysis of the capsular polysaccharide of Herellea vaginicola

William Johnson

Analysis of the capsular polysaccharide of Herellea vaginicola

by William Johnson

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  • Herellea vaginicola

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    Two capsular types, 5 and 8, account for about 70 to 80% of clinical isolates. Antiphagocytic property of Staphylococcus aureus type 1, 2, 5, and 8 capsular polysaccharides has been demonstrated. All these data suggest that these capsular polysaccharides may be interesting candidates for a vaccine. Pathway i: capsule polysaccharide biosynthesis This protein is involved in the pathway capsule polysaccharide biosynthesis, which is part of Capsule biogenesis. View all proteins of this organism that are known to be involved in the pathway capsule polysaccharide biosynthesis and in Capsule biogenesis.

    Group B streptococci (GBS) are weakly beta-hemolytic, facultatively anaerobic, gram-positive cocci which have emerged over the past 50 years as the most common cause of neonatal pneumonia, sepsis, and meningitis in the United States, western Europe, and some developing countries. The type III capsular polysaccharide is a high-molecular-weight polymer . this work we extracted the capsular polysaccharides from S. pneumoniae and E. coli by culturing in soybean casein digest medium and terrific broth respectively. The polysaccharides extracted were purified using tris-magnesium sulphate, DNAse .

    Relation of Capsular Polysaccharide Production and Colonial Cell Organization to Colony Morphology in Vibrio parahaemolyticus JODI L. ENOS-BERLAGE AND LINDA L. MCCARTER* Department of Microbiology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa Received 11 April /Accepted 20 June The importance of K. pneumoniae capsular serotype in virulence and phagocytosis resistance has been reported before showing that serotype K1 or K2 played a more determinant role in virulence than those of magA(mucoviscosity-associated gene A) and rmpA(regulation of capsular polysaccharide synthesis)in pathogenic strains. Sequence analysis of a.


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Analysis of the capsular polysaccharide of Herellea vaginicola by William Johnson Download PDF EPUB FB2

Capsular polysaccharide extraction, purification, and analysis. A liter culture of B. fragilis ΔwcfD-L was grown in a fermentor, and the capsular polysaccharide was extracted with phenol and water as previously described. The resulting material was resuspended in ml of deoxycholate buffer (3% sodium deoxycholate, 50 mM glycine, 10 Cited by:   This is the first time, to our knowledge, that a complete repertoire of capsular biosynthetic genes has been available, enabling a holistic analysis of a bacterial polysaccharide biosynthesis system.

Remarkably, the total size of alternative coding DNA at this one locus exceeds Mbp, almost equivalent to the entire S.

pneumoniae chromosomal Cited by:   Purified capsular polysaccharide preparations from Streptococcus pneumoniae serotypes 4, 6B, 9V, 14, 18C, 19F, and 23F were analyzed by high performance size exclusion chromatography (HPSEC) with multi-angle laser light scattering (MALLS), specific viscosity (SV), and refractive index (RI) detection to determine the molecular size and molar Cited by: Polysaccharide vaccines are either monovalent or multivalent, containing one to four of the serogroup A, C, Y, and W capsular polysaccharides (Table ).A single subcutaneous injection of quadrivalent meningococcal polysaccharide vaccine containing 50 μg of purified bacterial polysaccharide for serogroups A, C, Y, and W [meningococcal polysaccharide.

Capsular Polysaccharides Klaus Jann and Barbara Jann Max-Planck-lnstitut for Immunbiologie, Freiburg, Germany Chemistry of Capsular Polysaccharides 48 Genetics of Capsular Polysaccharides 53 Biosynthesis of Capsular 57 Polysaccharides Surface Expression 59 The cell surface is of great importance in the inter- actions of bacteria with their.

Purification of capsular polysaccharides. For large scale preparations of capsular polysaccharides B. pseudomallei 3P was used. The polysaccharide fraction from cells grown on glycerol(−) medium was applied to a DEAE-Sephadex column, and eluted with distilled water, M NaCl, and M NaCl in a stepwise manner.

The surface exposed capsule polysaccharide is a target for the host immunological response.4, 5, 6 In order to evade the host immune system, pneumococcus has evolved at least 91 defined serotypes with immunochemically distinct capsular polysaccharides. 7 These polysaccharides are virulence factors, form the basis of the observed patterns of.

Adherence is also enhanced by the expression of specific adhesins on the surface of Acinetobacter cells (Lee et al., ) and by the presence of fimbriae or capsular polysaccharides (Lee et al., ). As with other human pathogens, survival of Acinetobacter within the iron-deficient environment of the host demands an ability to obtain iron.

Alternatively, the resistance to opsonophagocytosis may be due to the net negative charge of the polysaccharide capsule. Capsules may also confer resistance to the specific immune response of the host.

Although most capsular polysaccharides can elicit an immune response, some capsules are poorly immunogenic. Polysaccharide protein conjugate vaccines consist of polysaccharides, generally from the surface coat of bacteria, linked to protein carriers.

The combination of the polysaccharide and protein carrier induces an immune response against bacteria displaying the vaccine polysaccharide on their surface, thus preventing disease. formed on polysaccharides purified from only 4 of the 11 capsule types (Fig. Moreau et al. (22) purified type 5 capsular polysaccharide (CP5) from the prototype S.

aureus strain, Reynolds, and determined its trisaccharide repeating unit structure. Althoughthestructure oftype4polysaccharide has notbeenelucidated, it cross-reacts. Richards JC, Perry MB, Kniskem PJ () Structural analysis of the specific capsular polysaccharide of Streptococcus pneumoniae type 22F.

Can J Chem – CrossRef Google Scholar Richards JC, Perry MB, Moreau M () Elucidation and comparison of the specific capsular polysaccharides of Streptococcus pneumoniae 11 (11F, 11B, 11C and. Common organization of chromosomal loci for production of different capsular polysaccharides in Haemophilus influenzae.

J Bacteriol. Jun; (6)– [PMC free article] Kuypers JM, Heggen LM, Rubens CE. Molecular analysis of a region of the group B streptococcus chromosome involved in type III capsule expression.

31 P NMR analysis of the capsular polysaccharide fraction showed a signal with a chemical shift of (δ − ), characteristic of a phosphodiester (Fig. As expected, no phosphorus signal was detected in the spectrum of capsular polysaccharide purified after base treatment, suggesting that the β-elimination site in type III capsular.

Pneumococcal polysaccharide vaccine (PPSV)—known as Pneumovax 23 (PPV)—is the first pneumococcal vaccine derived from a capsular polysaccharide, and an important landmark in medical polysaccharide antigens were used to induce type-specific antibodies that enhanced opsonization, phagocytosis, and killing of Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Salmonella enterica serotype Typhi (S. Typhi) causes an estimated 21 million annual cases of typhoid fever, a severe systemic infection resulting intofatalities per year (5, 37).After ingestion, invades the intestinal mucosa, but symptoms develop only after an average incubation period of 2 weeks ().The relatively long incubation period of typhoid fever.

The polysaccharide capsule that surrounds the fungus promotes survival within the host. It is composed of two polysaccharides, glucuronoxylomannan (GXM) 4 and galactoxylomannan (GalXM). The capsule may also contain members of the large family of mannoproteins, which are present in the cell wall and are also secreted (6, 7).

Abstract. A seven-test schema is presented that will identify Herellea vaginicola and differentiate it from Mima, Moraxella, and other gram-negative organisms whose biochemical reactions are similar to those of cultures examined, 49 were Herellea strains accurately identified by this schema: 34 of the 49 cultures were the capsular type strains of Herellea and.

Abstract. We have undertaken a structural assessment of Streptococcus pneumoniae 11A polysaccharide as well as two clinical isolates related to 11A. The clinical isolates were labeled 11Aα and 11Aβ. The result of our experiments is a revision to the old structure for S.

pneumoniae 11A polysaccharide. The new structure differs from the old structure in both the primary. The capsular polysaccharide can be isolated, purified, and chemically and physically defined. Based on the chemical and immunological specificity of its capsular polysaccharides, Neisseria meningitidis has been classified serologically into groups A, B.

Isolation and analysis of CPS. Capsular polysaccharide was isolated using the protocol by Lee et al. with some modifications. Strains were grown overnight as 3‐mL HI cultures containing appropriate antibiotics at 30 °C with shaking. Aliquots ( μL) were spread on HI agar with appropriate antibiotics at 30 °C for 48 h.

Capsular polysaccharide of Streptococcus agalactiae is an essential virulence factor for infection in Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus Linn.) Defeng Zhang Key Laboratory of Tropical & Subtropical Fishery Resource Application & Cultivation, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Pearl River Fisheries Research Institute, Chinese Academy of.

New capsular operon related to that of H. influenzae serotype c. A similar capsular operon was detected in all the strains, with a .