Escherichia coli

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Synonyms for Escherichia coli

a species of bacterium normally present in intestinal tract of humans and other animals


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Organisation and in vitro expression of esp genes of the LEE (locus of enterocyte effacement) of bovine enteropathogenic and enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli.
Complete genome sequence of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 and genomic comparison with a laboratory strain K-12.
Phylogenetic analysis of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157, Germany, 1987-2008.
Hemolytic uremic syndrome associated with enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O26:H infection and consumption of unpasturized cow's milk.
Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC) O157:H7 infections have substantial medical, public health, and economic effects (1,2).
Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli O157:H7 requires intimin to colonize the gnotobiotic pig intestine and to adhere to HEp-2 cells.
Multilocus sequence typing of 169 non-O157 enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC) isolated from patients with hemolytic uremic syndrome (HUS) demonstrated 29 different sequence types (STs); 78.
Multiplex PCR for detection of trait and virulence factors in enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli serotypes.
We compared PCR amplification of 9 enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli virulence factors among 40 isolates (21 O/H antigenicity classes) with DNA hybridization.
To the Editor: Enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC) can cause severe hemorrhagic colitis characterized by gastrointestinal symptoms and bloody diarrhea as well as hemolytic uremic syndrome (1).
Predictive indicators for progression to severe complications (hemolytic-uremic syndrome and encephalopathy) and their prevention in enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli infection.
We investigated the prevalence of enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli (EHEC) in rabbits acquired from two commercial vendors and a local petting zoo.
Comparison of prevalence of secretory immunoglobulin A to enterohemorrhagic Escherichia coli antigens in milk samples collected from women from Mexico and the United States Mexico (%) United States (%) Antigen (N=73) (N=50) p value O26 58 (79) 43 (86) NS (a) O55 35 (48) 16 (32) NS O111 44 (60) 31 (62) NS O127 42 (58) 19 (38) NS O128 7 (10) 20 (40) <0.