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Bacteria Collection: Campylobacter lanienae

NCTC Number: NCTC 13004
Current Name: Campylobacter lanienae
Other Collection No: NZ4478-94
Type Strain: Yes
Family: Campylobacteraceae
Hazard Group (ACDP): 2
Release Restrictions: Terms & Conditions of Supply of Microbial Pathogens: Safety
16S rRNA Gene Sequence: >gb|DQ174181|NCTC 13004|Campylobacter lanienae strain NCTC 13004 16S ribosomal RNA (rrs)gene, partial sequence.| agtgaacgctggcgg... >gb|AF043425|NCTC 13004|Campylobacter lanienae strain NCTC 13004 16S ribosomal RNA gene,partial sequence.| aagagtttgatcctg...
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Ref #: 32146
Author(s): Logan,J.M.;Burnens,A.;Linton,D.;Lawson,A.J.;Stanley,J.
Journal: Int J Syst Evol Microbiol
Title: Campylobacter lanienae sp. nov., a new species isolated from workers in an abattoir
Volume: 50 Pt 2
Page(s): 865-72
Year: 2000
Keyword(s): GENBANK/AF043422 GENBANK/AF043423 GENBANK/AF043424 GENBANK/AF043425 *Abattoirs Animals Base Composition Campylobacter/*classification/genetics/*isolation & purification/physiology Campylobacter Infections/*microbiology DNA, Bacterial/chemistry/genetics DNA, Ribosomal/chemistry/genetics Feces/microbiology Genes, rRNA Humans Microscopy, Electron Molecular Sequence Data Nucleic Acid Hybridization Occupational Diseases/*microbiology Phenotype Polymerase Chain Reaction RNA, Ribosomal, 16S/genetics Sequence Analysis, DNA
Remarks: Campylobacter-like organisms were isolated from the faeces of healthy individuals during a hygiene survey of abattoir workers. The strains, which exhibited characteristics of Campylobacter, being non-glucose-fermenting, oxidase- and catalase-positive, Gram-negative, motile rods, were identified to the genus level by a PCR assay. Nucleotide sequence analysis of the 16S rRNA gene, DNA homology experiments and determination of G + C content demonstrated that they constituted a previously undescribed species, whose nearest phylogenetic neighbours were Campylobacter hyointestinalis subsp. hyointestinalis, Campylobacter fetus and Campylobacter mucosalis. The name Campylobacter lanienae sp. nov. is proposed for this taxon and species-specific PCR primers were evaluated which will find use in the study of its epidemiology, prevalence and pathogenicity.
URL: 10758898
Ref #: 95450
Author(s): Korczak,B.M.;Stieber,R.;Emler,S.;Burnens,A.P.;Frey,J.;Kuhnert,P.
Journal: Int J Syst Evol Microbiol
Title: Genetic relatedness within the genus Campylobacter inferred from rpoB sequences
Volume: 56
Page(s): 937-45
Year: 2006
Keyword(s): Bacterial Proteins/*genetics Base Sequence Campylobacter/*classification/*genetics DNA Primers DNA, Bacterial/chemistry/genetics DNA, Ribosomal/chemistry/genetics DNA-Directed RNA Polymerases/*genetics Molecular Sequence Data *Phylogeny Polymerase Chain Reaction RNA, Ribosomal, 16S/genetics Sequence Analysis, DNA Statistics
Remarks: The genus Campylobacter comprises 17 species, some of which are important animal and human pathogens. To gain more insight into the genetic relatedness of this genus and to improve the molecular tools available for diagnosis, a universal sequencing approach was established for the gene encoding the beta-subunit of RNA polymerase (rpoB) for the genus Campylobacter. A total of 59 strains, including the type strains of currently recognized species as well as field isolates, were investigated in the study. A primer set specific for Campylobacter species enabled straightforward amplification and sequencing of a 530 bp fragment of the rpoB gene. The 16S rRNA gene sequences of all of the strains were determined in parallel. A good congruence was obtained between 16S rRNA and rpoB gene sequence-based trees within the genus Campylobacter. The branching of the rpoB tree was similar to that of the 16S rRNA gene tree, even though a few discrepancies were observed for certain species. The resolution of the rpoB gene within the genus Campylobacter was generally much higher than that of the 16S rRNA gene sequence, resulting in a clear separation of most species and even some subspecies. The universally applicable amplification and sequencing approach for partial rpoB gene sequence determination provides a powerful tool for DNA sequence-based discrimination of Campylobacter species.
URL: 16627635
Accession Date: 14/06/2007
Taxonomy: TaxLink: S6763 (Campylobacter lanienae logan et al. 2000) - Date of change: 31/05/2007
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