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Fusobacterium nucleatum

Known as: Fusobacterium plauti-vincenti, Corynebacterium fusiforme, Fusobacterium fusiforme 
A species of anaerobic, Gram negative, fusiform rod shaped bacterium in the phylum Fusobacteria. This species is non-sporulating, ferments fructose… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
Nowadays cancer is the second main cause of death in the world. The most known bacterial carcinogen is Helicobacter pylori… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Fusobacterium nucleatum has long been found to cause opportunistic infections and has recently been implicated in colorectal… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Transformed cells of cancers may be related to stromal cells, immune cells, and some bacteria such as Fusobacterium nucleatum… Expand
Highly Cited
2015
Highly Cited
2015
Bacteria, such as Fusobacterium nucleatum, are present in the tumor microenvironment. However, the immunological consequences of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Increasing evidence links the gut microbiota with colorectal cancer. Metagenomic analyses indicate that symbiotic Fusobacterium… Expand
Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Fusobacterium nucleatum (Fn) has been associated with colorectal cancer (CRC), but causality and underlying mechanisms remain to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Background: Fusobacterium nucleatum is a heterogeneous oral pathogen that is also a common resident of the human gut mucosa… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
We present a complete DNA sequence and metabolic analysis of the dominant oral bacterium Fusobacterium nucleatum. Although not… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
ABSTRACT Bacteria are causative agents of periodontal diseases. Interactions between oral bacteria and gingival epithelial cells… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
ABSTRACT The human intestinal tract harbors a complex microbial ecosystem which plays a key role in nutrition and health… Expand