Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

  • ISSN: 2008-4161 2008-3645
  • Email: editor@jjmicrobiol.com
  • Journal Type: per-article | Frequency: monthly
  • Language: EN
  • Organization: Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology
Research Article
2/9/2017
Yousef Yahyapour, Kazem Aghajanipour, Seyed Mostafa Mir, Aynaz Khademian, Farzin Sadeghi
Human T-lymphotropic virus type 1 (HTLV-1) infection is a major health problem that effects a variety of endemic regions, including the Northeast of Iran. There is a lack of information about HTLV-1 prevalence among blood donors from Mazandaran province, Northern Iran.The aim of the present study was ... read more
Research Article
2/9/2017
Yan Jin, Chunzhong Dong, Chunhong Shao, Yong Wang, Yun Liu
The infection caused by metallo-β-lactamase (MBL)-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae has become a challenge to anti-infection treatments for newborns. The aim of this study is to investigate the molecular epidemiological characteristics of clonally related MBL-producing K. pneumoniae isolated from newborns in a hospital in Northern China.A total of 16 ... read more
Research Article
27/8/2017
Fulya Bayindir Bilman, Baris Cicek, Revasiye Gulesen, Belkis Levent
Salmonellosis is still being reported as the second most common food-borne infection of bacterial origin. The most common serotypes worldwide as salmonellosis agents are Salmonella enterica subsp. enterica serotype enteritidis (S. enteritidis) and S. enterica subsp. enterica serotype typhimurium (S. typhimurium).In the current study, the researchers investigated ... read more
Research Article
8/9/2017
Zhao Qingxin, He Jing, Ye Kaixia, Wang Jian, Kang Yijun, Shen Min, Wang Huanli
Streptolysin O (SLO) from Streptococcus pyogenes could oligomerize to form large pores on the membrane of some eukaryotic cells. Because of the action, SLO had multifaceted applications in animal cell biology and medicine science. In the previous researches, the highest yield of recombinant expressed SLO might be ... read more
Research Article
11/9/2017
Arshad Javaid, Irfan Ullah, Mazhar Ali, Anila Basit, Waqas Ahmad, Faisal Younis, Afsar Khan, Ziaullah Shah, Zahid Ahmad Butt
Tuberculosis remains a major health problem with more than 3 million deaths and 9 million new cases annually. Pakistan ranks 5th in the top 22 tuberculosis burden countries. Prevalence of all tuberculosis cases is 342 per 100,000 individuals in Pakistan.The objective of the present study was to ... read more
Research Article
30/8/2017
Yuanyuan Xu, Li Wang, Xudong Sun, Xiaogang Xu, Ting Hu, Bo Dong, Tao Jing, Jian Han, Ying Zhang
Staphylococcus aureus is a prominent pathogen responsible for human pyogenic and nosocomial infections. Although numerous studies on S. aureus L-forms and virulence are available in the literatures, there are still various impediments in the research methods employed.This study aimed to perform fluorescence reporter in studying S. aureus ... read more
Research Article
30/8/2017
Hadi Mirahmadi, Maryam Rafee, Jalal Zaman, Ahmad Mehravaran, Reza Shafiei
Plasmodium vivax and P. falciparum have been detected in south east of Iran. Plasmodium vivax has a higher prevalence in this area. Point mutation in P. vivax dihydrofolate reductase (pvdhfr) gene is the key mechanism of Sulfadoxine and Pyrimethamine (SP) resistance.This study aimed at investigating pvdhfr mutations ... read more
Brief Report
2/9/2017
Hui Li, Hua Zhou, Xi Li, Jianfeng Wang, Ying Fu, Yan Jiang, Yunsong Yu
The carbapenem resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) is a global health problem because of the worldwide distribution of the bacteria and a few available therapeutic options. Colistin is considered as the last resort to treat the infection. At present, there are several methods to detect the colistin ... read more

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