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Transcriptomics of the Vaccine Immune Response: Priming With Adjuvant Modulates Recall Innate Responses After Boosting.

Front Immunol 2018 5;9:1248. Epub 2018 Jun 5.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia (LA.M.M.B.), Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Mediche, Università di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2018.01248DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5996052PMC
August 2019

Genomics and Genetics of .

Microbiol Spectr 2019 May;7(3)

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/microbiolspec.GPP3-0025-2018DOI Listing
May 2019

Heterologous Prime-Boost Combinations Highlight the Crucial Role of Adjuvant in Priming the Immune System.

Front Immunol 2018 12;9:380. Epub 2018 Mar 12.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2018.00380DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5857569PMC
April 2019

Impact of asymptomatic genital tract infections on in vitro Fertilization (IVF) outcome.

PLoS One 2018 16;13(11):e0207684. Epub 2018 Nov 16.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology (LA.M.M.B.), Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0207684PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6239332PMC
April 2019

Excision and Circularization of Integrative Conjugative Element Tn of .

Front Microbiol 2018 31;9:1779. Epub 2018 Jul 31.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2018.01779DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6079316PMC
July 2018

Identification of the chain-dispersing peptidoglycan hydrolase LytB of Streptococcus gordonii.

PLoS One 2017 17;12(4):e0176117. Epub 2017 Apr 17.

LAMMB, Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0176117PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5393624PMC
April 2017

Genomic polymorphisms in a Laboratory Isolate of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Reference Strain H37Rv (ATCC27294).

New Microbiol 2017 Jan 7;40(1):62-69. Epub 2016 Nov 7.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology (L.A.M.M.B.), Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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January 2017

Modulation of Primary Immune Response by Different Vaccine Adjuvants.

Front Immunol 2016 17;7:427. Epub 2016 Oct 17.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena , Siena , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2016.00427DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5066114PMC
October 2016

Using IFN-gamma release assay to confirm tuberculin skin test improves the screening of latent tuberculosis infection in Italian healthcare workers.

J Occup Med Toxicol 2016 7;11:29. Epub 2016 Jun 7.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Mediche, Università degli Studi di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12995-016-0117-6DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4897955PMC
June 2016

Lab-on-Chip-Based Platform for Fast Molecular Diagnosis of Multidrug-Resistant Tuberculosis.

J Clin Microbiol 2015 Dec 5;53(12):3876-80. Epub 2015 Aug 5.

Emerging Bacterial Pathogens Unit, Division of Immunology, Transplantation and Infectious Diseases, IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan, Italy

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http://jcm.asm.org/lookup/doi/10.1128/JCM.01824-15
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.01824-15DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4652106PMC
December 2015

Interferon-γ from Brain Leukocytes Enhances Meningitis by Type 4 Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Front Microbiol 2015 1;6:1340. Epub 2015 Dec 1.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Mediche, Università degli Studi di Siena Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2015.01340DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4664635PMC
December 2015

A review of the surveillance systems of influenza in selected countries in the tropical region.

Pan Afr Med J 2014 1;19:121. Epub 2014 Oct 1.

Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, University Degli Studi of Siena, Siena Italia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.11604/pamj.2014.19.121.4280DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4341259PMC
October 2015

Evolution of macrolide resistance in Streptococcus pyogenes over 14 years in an area of central Italy.

J Med Microbiol 2015 Oct 28;64(10):1186-95. Epub 2015 Jul 28.

1​ Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, Siena, Italy 3​ University Division of Infectious Diseases, Siena University Hospital, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/jmm.0.000146DOI Listing
October 2015

Characterization of the Antigen-Specific CD4(+) T Cell Response Induced by Prime-Boost Strategies with CAF01 and CpG Adjuvants Administered by the Intranasal and Subcutaneous Routes.

Front Immunol 2015 28;6:430. Epub 2015 Aug 28.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia (LA.M.M.B.), Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Mediche, Università di Siena , Siena , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2015.00430DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4551867PMC
September 2015

Enzymatic assay to test diamines produced by vaginal bacteria.

New Microbiol 2015 Apr 29;38(2):267-70. Epub 2015 Apr 29.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia (LAMMB), Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Mediche, Università di Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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April 2015

Nucleotide sequence of conjugative prophage Φ1207.3 (formerly Tn1207.3) carrying the mef(A)/msr(D) genes for efflux resistance to macrolides in Streptococcus pyogenes.

Front Microbiol 2014 9;5:687. Epub 2014 Dec 9.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fmicb.2014.00687DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4260502PMC
December 2014

Nucleotide sequence analysis of integrative conjugative element Tn5253 of Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2014 2;58(2):1235-9. Epub 2013 Dec 2.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology (LAMMB), Department of Medical Biotechnologies, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01764-13DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3910829PMC
September 2014

Vaginal immunization to elicit primary T-cell activation and dissemination.

PLoS One 2013 5;8(12):e80545. Epub 2013 Dec 5.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia (LA.M.M.B.), Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Mediche, Università di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0080545PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3857820PMC
September 2014

The role of host and microbial factors in the pathogenesis of pneumococcal bacteraemia arising from a single bacterial cell bottleneck.

PLoS Pathog 2014 Mar 20;10(3):e1004026. Epub 2014 Mar 20.

LAMMB, Department of Biotechnology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy; UOC Batteriologia, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Senese, Siena, Italy; Department of Genetics, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.ppat.1004026DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3961388PMC
March 2014

Contribution of different pneumococcal virulence factors to experimental meningitis in mice.

BMC Infect Dis 2013 Sep 24;13:444. Epub 2013 Sep 24.

Department of Medical Biotechnologies, Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology (LA,M,M,B,), University of Siena and Siena University Hospital, Siena 53100, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2334-13-444DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3848944PMC
September 2013

New fluoroquinolones active against fluoroquinolones-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis strains.

Tuberculosis (Edinb) 2013 Jul 22;93(4):405-11. Epub 2013 Mar 22.

Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Mediche, Università di Siena, Policlinico Santa Maria alle Scotte, Viale Bracci 1, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tube.2013.02.017DOI Listing
July 2013

Prime-boost strategies in mucosal immunization affect local IgA production and the type of th response.

Front Immunol 2013 29;4:128. Epub 2013 May 29.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biotecnologie Mediche, Università di Siena , Siena , Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fimmu.2013.00128DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3665932PMC
June 2013

Novel primer-probe sets for detection and identification of mycobacteria by PCR-microarray assay.

J Clin Microbiol 2012 Nov 12;50(11):3777-9. Epub 2012 Sep 12.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biotecnologie, Università di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.02300-12DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3486262PMC
November 2012

Immunization with the conjugate vaccine Vi-CRM₁₉₇ against Salmonella typhi induces Vi-specific mucosal and systemic immune responses in mice.

Vaccine 2012 Sep 15;30(43):6111-4. Epub 2012 Jun 15.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biotecnologie, Università di Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2012.05.081DOI Listing
September 2012

Sex-based differences in susceptibility to respiratory and systemic pneumococcal disease in mice.

J Infect Dis 2011 Dec 21;204(12):1971-9. Epub 2011 Oct 21.

Department of Infection, Immunity, and Inflammation, University of Leicester, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jir657DOI Listing
December 2011

Distribution of primed T cells and antigen-loaded antigen presenting cells following intranasal immunization in mice.

PLoS One 2011 Apr 29;6(4):e19346. Epub 2011 Apr 29.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biotecnologie, Università di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0019346PLOS
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3084830PMC
April 2011

Nucleotide sequence and functional analysis of the tet (M)-carrying conjugative transposon Tn5251 of Streptococcus pneumoniae.

FEMS Microbiol Lett 2010 Jul 28;308(2):150-8. Epub 2010 Apr 28.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology (LAMMB), Department of Molecular Biology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1574-6968.2010.02002.xDOI Listing
July 2010

Intranasal immunization with vaccine vector Streptococcus gordonii elicits primed CD4+ and CD8+ T cells in the genital and intestinal tracts.

Vaccine 2010 Feb 27;28(5):1226-33. Epub 2009 Nov 27.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia (LA.M.M.B.), Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2009.11.021DOI Listing
February 2010

Adoptive transfer of transgenic T cells to study mucosal adjuvants.

Methods 2009 Dec 4;49(4):340-5. Epub 2009 May 4.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ymeth.2009.03.026DOI Listing
December 2009

Sialic acid: a preventable signal for pneumococcal biofilm formation, colonization, and invasion of the host.

J Infect Dis 2009 May;199(10):1497-505

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena , Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/598483DOI Listing
May 2009

Primary activation of antigen-specific naive CD4+ and CD8+ T cells following intranasal vaccination with recombinant bacteria.

Infect Immun 2008 Dec 6;76(12):5817-25. Epub 2008 Oct 6.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/IAI.00793-08DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2583588PMC
December 2008

Animal models of Streptococcus pneumoniae disease.

Clin Microbiol Rev 2008 Oct;21(4):666-85

Department of Molecular Biology, Laboratory of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Università di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/CMR.00012-08DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2570153PMC
October 2008

Intranasal immunization of mice with recombinant Streptococcus gordonii expressing NadA of Neisseria meningitidis induces systemic bactericidal antibodies and local IgA.

Vaccine 2008 Aug 6;26(33):4244-50. Epub 2008 Jun 6.

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia (LA.M.M.B.), Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, V Lotto Piano 1, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0264410X0800639
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2008.05.049DOI Listing
August 2008

Detection of genetic elements carrying glycopeptide resistance clusters in Enterococcus by DNA microarrays.

Mol Cell Probes 2008 Jun 14;22(3):162-7. Epub 2008 Feb 14.

LAMMB, Sezione di Microbiologia, Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università degli Studi di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mcp.2007.12.002DOI Listing
June 2008

Bacterial DNA microarrays for clinical microbiology: the early logarithmic phase.

Front Biosci 2007 Jan 1;12:2658-69. Epub 2007 Jan 1.

Sbarro Institute for Cancer Research and Molecular Medicine, Center for Biotechnology, College of Science and Technology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122-6099, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2741/2262DOI Listing
January 2007

Binding of Streptococcus gordonii to extracellular matrix proteins.

FEMS Microbiol Lett 2006 Dec 13;265(2):172-7. Epub 2006 Oct 13.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology (LAMMB), Department of Molecular Biology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1574-6968.2006.00479.xDOI Listing
December 2006

The mef(E)-carrying genetic element (mega) of Streptococcus pneumoniae: insertion sites and association with other genetic elements.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2006 Oct;50(10):3361-6

Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immune-Mediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.00277-06DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1610078PMC
October 2006

Switch from planktonic to sessile life: a major event in pneumococcal pathogenesis.

Mol Microbiol 2006 Sep;61(5):1196-210

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2958.2006.05310.xDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1618759PMC
September 2006

The contribution of PspC to pneumococcal virulence varies between strains and is accomplished by both complement evasion and complement-independent mechanisms.

Infect Immun 2006 Sep;74(9):5319-24

Division of Infection and Immunity, IBLS, Glasgow Biomedical Research Centre, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8TA, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/IAI.00543-06DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1594871PMC
September 2006

Stimulation of human monocytes with the gram-positive vaccine vector Streptococcus gordonii.

Clin Vaccine Immunol 2006 Sep;13(9):1037-43

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, LA.M.M.B., Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://cvi.asm.org/cgi/doi/10.1128/CVI.00110-06
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/CVI.00110-06DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1563572PMC
September 2006

DNA microarray for detection of macrolide resistance genes.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2006 Jun;50(6):2038-41

LAMMB, Università di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte/V Lotto, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01574-05DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1479117PMC
June 2006

The lack of Pneumococcal surface protein C (PspC) increases the susceptibility of Streptococcus pneumoniae to the killing by microglia.

Med Microbiol Immunol 2006 Mar 21;195(1):21-8. Epub 2005 May 21.

Hygiene, Microbiology and Biostatistics Department, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, 41100 Modena, Italy.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s00430-005-0243-8
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00430-005-0243-8DOI Listing
March 2006

Zinc metalloproteinase genes in clinical isolates of Streptococcus pneumoniae: association of the full array with a clonal cluster comprising serotypes 8 and 11A.

Microbiology 2006 Feb;152(Pt 2):313-21

Dipartimento di Malattie Infettive, Parassitarie e Immunomediate, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1099/mic.0.28417-0DOI Listing
February 2006

Sensor domain of histidine kinase ComD confers competence pherotype specificity in Streptoccoccus pneumoniae.

FEMS Microbiol Lett 2005 Nov 22;252(2):321-6. Epub 2005 Sep 22.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Quinto Lotto Primo Piano, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.femsle.2005.09.008DOI Listing
November 2005

Drug resistance evolution of a Mycobacterium tuberculosis strain from a noncompliant patient.

J Clin Microbiol 2005 Jul;43(7):3114-20

Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Università di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/JCM.43.7.3114-3120.2005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1169130PMC
July 2005

Intravenous infection of virulent shigellae causes fulminant hepatitis in mice.

Cell Microbiol 2005 Jan;7(1):115-27

Dipartimento di Biologia Cellulare e dello Sviluppo, Sezione di Scienze Microbiologiche, Università 'La Sapienza', Via dei Sardi 70, 00185 Roma, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1462-5822.2004.00441.xDOI Listing
January 2005

Selection and characterization of a promoter for expression of single-copy recombinant genes in Gram-positive bacteria.

BMC Biotechnol 2005 Jan 14;5. Epub 2005 Jan 14.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://bmcbiotechnol.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1472
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1472-6750-5-3DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC548306PMC
January 2005

Antibacterial activity of a competence-stimulating peptide in experimental sepsis caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2004 Dec;48(12):4725-32

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.48.12.4725-4732.2004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC529211PMC
December 2004

Oral priming of mice by recombinant spores of Bacillus subtilis.

Vaccine 2004 Oct;22(31-32):4139-43

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia (LAMMB), Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte V lotto, piano 1, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2004.05.001DOI Listing
October 2004

Expression of a functional single-chain Fv antibody on the surface of Streptococcus gordonii.

Mol Biotechnol 2004 Oct;28(2):105-12

LAMMB Department of Molecular Biology, University of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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October 2004

Genetic elements carrying macrolide efflux genes in streptococci.

Curr Drug Targets Infect Disord 2004 Sep;4(3):203-6

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology (LAMMB), Department of Molecular Biology, Univeresity of Siena, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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September 2004

Method for inducing experimental pneumococcal meningitis in outbred mice.

BMC Microbiol 2004 Sep 22;4:36. Epub 2004 Sep 22.

Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Policlinico Le Scotte, Università di Siena, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2180-4-36DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC524167PMC
September 2004

Tn2009, a Tn916-like element containing mef(E) in Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2004 Jun;48(6):2037-42

Department of Infectious, Parasitic and Immunomediated Diseases, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, Viale Regina Elena 299, 00161 Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/AAC.48.6.2037-2042.2004DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC415626PMC
June 2004

Method for introducing specific and unmarked mutations into the chromosome of Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Mol Biotechnol 2004 Jan;26(1):81-6

LAMMB, Biologia Molecolare/Università, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1385/MB:26:1:81
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1385/MB:26:1:81DOI Listing
January 2004

Streptococcus pneumoniae-associated human macrophage apoptosis after bacterial internalization via complement and Fcgamma receptors correlates with intracellular bacterial load.

J Infect Dis 2003 Oct 10;188(8):1119-31. Epub 2003 Oct 10.

Division of Genomic Medicine, University of Sheffield School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Sheffield, United Kingdom.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1086/378675DOI Listing
October 2003

In vivo mucosal delivery of bioactive human interleukin 1 receptor antagonist produced by Streptococcus gordonii.

BMC Biotechnol 2003 Sep 17;3:15. Epub 2003 Sep 17.

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100 Siena, Italy.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC222906PMC
September 2003

Pneumococcal zinc metalloproteinase ZmpC cleaves human matrix metalloproteinase 9 and is a virulence factor in experimental pneumonia.

Mol Microbiol 2003 Aug;49(3):795-805

Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Università di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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August 2003

The three extra-cellular zinc metalloproteinases of Streptococcus pneumoniae have a different impact on virulence in mice.

BMC Microbiol 2003 Jul 3;3:14. Epub 2003 Jul 3.

Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Università di Siena, Siena, Italy.

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http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC166150PMC
July 2003

Engineered commensal bacteria as delivery systems of anti-infective mucosal protectants.

Biotechnol Genet Eng Rev 2002 ;19:139-56

Microbiology Section, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Parma, Viale Gramsci 14, 43100 Parma, Italy.

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June 2003

Bacillus spores for vaccine delivery.

Vaccine 2003 Jun;21 Suppl 2:S96-101

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia (LAMMB), Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte 1S, Italy.

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June 2003

Macrolide-resistance genes in clinical isolates of Streptococcus pyogenes.

Microb Drug Resist 2002 ;8(2):129-32

Department of Microbiological Sciences, University of Catania, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1089/107662902760190671DOI Listing
December 2002

Protocol for real-time PCR identification of anthrax spores from nasal swabs after broth enrichment.

J Clin Microbiol 2002 Nov;40(11):3956-63

Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia, Università di Siena, Siena, Rome, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1128/jcm.40.11.3956-3963.2002DOI Listing
November 2002

The microbicide cyanovirin-N expressed on the surface of commensal bacterium Streptococcus gordonii captures HIV-1.

AIDS 2002 Jul;16(10):1351-6

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Department of Molecular Biology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

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July 2002

Construction of new unencapsulated (rough) strains of Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Res Microbiol 2002 May;153(4):243-7

Dipartimento di Biologia di Molecolare, Università di Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0923-2508(02)01312-8DOI Listing
May 2002

Genetic engineering of Streptococcus gordonii for the simultaneous display of two heterologous proteins at the bacterial surface.

FEMS Microbiol Lett 2002 Apr;210(1):135-41

Laboratorio di Microbiologia Molecolare e Biotecnologia (L.A.M.M.B.), Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Sezione di Microbiologia, Università di Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte, Viale Bracci, 53100, Italy.

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April 2002

Allelic variation in the highly polymorphic locus pspC of Streptococcus pneumoniae.

Gene 2002 Feb;284(1-2):63-71

Laboratory of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Sezione di Microbiologia, Dipartimento di Biologia Molecolare, Università di Siena, 53100, Siena, Italy.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/s0378-1119(01)00896-4DOI Listing
February 2002