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Isolation, Phylogenetic Analysis and Anti-infective Activity Screening of Marine Sponge-Associated Actinomycetes
Terrestrial actinomycetes are noteworthy producers of a multitude of antibiotics, however the marine representatives are much less studied in this regard. In this study, 90 actinomycetes wereExpand
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The Complete Genome of Teredinibacter turnerae T7901: An Intracellular Endosymbiont of Marine Wood-Boring Bivalves (Shipworms)
Here we report the complete genome sequence of Teredinibacter turnerae T7901. T. turnerae is a marine gamma proteobacterium that occurs as an intracellular endosymbiont in the gills of wood-boringExpand
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Bacterial Community Analyses of Two Red Sea Sponges
Red Sea sponges offer potential as sources of novel drugs and bioactive compounds. Sponges harbor diverse and abundant prokaryotic communities. The diversity of Egyptian sponge-associated bacterialExpand
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Antimicrobial activities against biofilm formed by Proteus mirabilis isolates from wound and urinary tract infections.
BACKGROUND Bacterial species are capable of living as biofilm and/or planktonic forms. There is increasing evidence for the role of bacterial biofilm in various wound and urinary tract infectionsExpand
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Boronated tartrolon antibiotic produced by symbiotic cellulose-degrading bacteria in shipworm gills
Shipworms are marine wood-boring bivalve mollusks (family Teredinidae) that harbor a community of closely related Gammaproteobacteria as intracellular endosymbionts in their gills. These symbiontsExpand
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Manzamines: a potential for novel cures.
Manzamines are a unique class of β-carboline marine alkaloids with an unusual tetra- or pentacyclic system. These alkaloids have shown a variety of bioactivities against infectious diseases, cancerExpand
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Genotypic Detection of Enterohaemoragic E. coli (EHEC) among Diarrheagenic Patients in Egypt
Enterohaemoragic E. coli is recognized as important food borne pathogen, responsible for sporadic cases of serious outbreaks worldwide. The morbidity and mortality associated with several recentExpand
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A Potential 17- β Estradiol degrader Bacterium Isolated from Sewage water
A successful 17 β estradiol (E2) degrading bacterium was isolated from waste water of Saft Elhena drain in Egypt. Molecular identification of the isolated bacteria was carried out using DNA (RAPD),Expand
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Direct capture of plasmid DNA from non-clarified bacterial lysate using polycation-grafted monoliths.
Monolith columns from macroporous polyacrylamide gel were grafted with polycations, poly(N,N-dimethylaminoethyl methacrylate) (polyDMAEMA), (2-(methacryloyloxy)ethyl)-trimethyl ammonium chlorideExpand
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Capture of bacterial endotoxins using a supermacroporous monolithic matrix with immobilized polyethyleneimine, lysozyme or polymyxin B.
Bacterial endotoxins (BEs) are integrated part of Escherichia coli, a microorganism widely used for the production of recombinant proteins. BEs should be eliminated in the course of down streamExpand
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