Difference between revisions of "Propionibacterium acnes"

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==Genomics==
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==Genomic Structure==
 
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==Cell Structure==
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==Cell Structure and Metabolism==
  
==Metabolism==
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==Ecology==
  
 
==Pathology==
 
==Pathology==
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Allison, Clive et al. 1989. ''Dissimilatory Nitrate Reduction by Propionibacterium acnes''.
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Allison, Clive et al. ''Dissimilatory Nitrate Reduction by Propionibacterium acnes''.
Applied and Environmental Microbiology, 55 (11): 2899-2903.
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Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 1989. Vol. 55 (11): 2899-2903.
  
Brüggemann, Holger et al. 2004. ''The Complete Genome Sequence of Propionibacterium Acnes, a Commensal of Human Skin''. Science, 305: 671-672.
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Brüggemann, Holger et al. ''The Complete Genome Sequence of Propionibacterium Acnes, a Commensal of Human Skin''. Science. 2005. 305: p. 671-672.
  
Farrar, Mark D. et al. 2007. ''Genome Sequence and Analysis of a Propionibacterium acnes
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Farrar, Mark D. et al. ''Genome Sequence and Analysis of a Propionibacterium acnes
Bacteriophage'', Journal of Bacteriology, 189 (11)  4161–4167.  
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Bacteriophage'', Journal of Bacteriology.2007. Vol. 189 (11)  p. 4161–4167.  
  
Higaki, Shuichi et al. 2004. ''Propionibacterium acnes Biotypes and Susceptibility to Minocycline and Keigai-rengyo-to''. International Journal of Dermatology, 43: 103–107.
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Higaki, Shuichi et al. ''Propionibacterium acnes Biotypes and Susceptibility to Minocycline and Keigai-rengyo-to''. International Journal of Dermatology. 2004. 43: p. 103–107.
  
Ingham, Eileen 1999. ''The Immunology of Propionibacterium acnes and Acne''. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases, 12(3): 191-197.
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Ingham, Eileen ''The Immunology of Propionibacterium acnes and Acne''. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases. 1999. Vol. 12(3): p. 191-197.
  
Liavonchanka, Alena  et al. 2006. ''Structure and Mechanism of the Propionibacterium acnes Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Isomerase''.  PNAS, 103 (8): 2581.
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Liavonchanka, Alena  et al. ''Structure and Mechanism of the Propionibacterium acnes Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Isomerase''.  PNAS. 2006. Vol. 103 (8): p. 2581.
  
Moore, W.E.C. et al. 1962. ''Validity of Propionibacterium acnes (Gilchrist) Douglas and Gunter Comb. Nov.'' Journal of Bacteriology, 870-874.
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Moore, W.E.C. et al. ''Validity of Propionibacterium acnes (Gilchrist) Douglas and Gunter Comb. Nov.'' Journal of Bacteriology. 1962. p. 870-874.
  
Oprica, Cristina et al. 2007. ''Clinical and Microbiological Comparisons of Isotretinoin vs. Tetracycline in Acne Vulgaris''. Acta Derm Venereol, 87: 246–254.  
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Oprica, Cristina et al. ''Clinical and Microbiological Comparisons of Isotretinoin vs. Tetracycline in Acne Vulgaris''. Acta Derm Venereol. 2007. Vol. 87: p. 246–254.  
  
Rosenberg, E. William 1969. ''Bacteriology of Acne''. Annual Reviews, 20: 201-206.
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Rosenberg, E. William ''Bacteriology of Acne''. Annual Reviews. 1969. Vol. 20: p. 201-206.
  
  
 
''This page was created by Christopher B. Smith under the supervision of Professors [mailto:rlarson@ucsd.edu Rachel Larson] and [mailto:kpogliano@ucsd.edu Kit Pogliano] at the University of California, San Diego.''
 
''This page was created by Christopher B. Smith under the supervision of Professors [mailto:rlarson@ucsd.edu Rachel Larson] and [mailto:kpogliano@ucsd.edu Kit Pogliano] at the University of California, San Diego.''

Revision as of 06:31, 5 June 2007

Propionibacterium acnes is…

Taxonomic Classification

Higher Order Taxa:

Bacteria; Actinobacteria; Actinobacteridae; Actinomycetales; Propionibacterineae; Propionibacteriaceae; Propionibacterium

Alternative Nomenclature:

  • Corynebacterium acnes
  • Bacillus acnes
  • Corynebacterium acnes (Gilchrist 1900 and Eberson 1918)
  • Bacillus acnes (Gilchrist 1900)

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Genomic Structure

Genomic size is 2.56026 Mbp and has a G-C content of 60%

[3]

Cell Structure and Metabolism

Ecology

Pathology


Current Research

References

Allison, Clive et al. Dissimilatory Nitrate Reduction by Propionibacterium acnes. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 1989. Vol. 55 (11): 2899-2903.

Brüggemann, Holger et al. The Complete Genome Sequence of Propionibacterium Acnes, a Commensal of Human Skin. Science. 2005. 305: p. 671-672.

Farrar, Mark D. et al. Genome Sequence and Analysis of a Propionibacterium acnes Bacteriophage, Journal of Bacteriology.2007. Vol. 189 (11) p. 4161–4167.

Higaki, Shuichi et al. Propionibacterium acnes Biotypes and Susceptibility to Minocycline and Keigai-rengyo-to. International Journal of Dermatology. 2004. 43: p. 103–107.

Ingham, Eileen The Immunology of Propionibacterium acnes and Acne. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases. 1999. Vol. 12(3): p. 191-197.

Liavonchanka, Alena et al. Structure and Mechanism of the Propionibacterium acnes Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Isomerase. PNAS. 2006. Vol. 103 (8): p. 2581.

Moore, W.E.C. et al. Validity of Propionibacterium acnes (Gilchrist) Douglas and Gunter Comb. Nov. Journal of Bacteriology. 1962. p. 870-874.

Oprica, Cristina et al. Clinical and Microbiological Comparisons of Isotretinoin vs. Tetracycline in Acne Vulgaris. Acta Derm Venereol. 2007. Vol. 87: p. 246–254.

Rosenberg, E. William Bacteriology of Acne. Annual Reviews. 1969. Vol. 20: p. 201-206.


This page was created by Christopher B. Smith under the supervision of Professors Rachel Larson and Kit Pogliano at the University of California, San Diego.