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  1. Original article

    Degradation and inactivation of Shiga toxins by nitrogen gas plasma

    Shiga toxin (Stx)-producing Escherichia coli (STEC) leads to food poisoning by causing hemorrhagic colitis and hemolytic uremic syndrome. Some STEC produce Shiga toxin 1 (Stx1) and/or Shiga toxin 2 (Stx2), a rela...

    Akikazu Sakudo and Yuichiro Imanishi

    AMB Express 2017 7:77

    Published on: 7 April 2017

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    Nitrate decreases methane production also by increasing methane oxidation through stimulating NC10 population in ruminal culture

    Studies proved that addition of nitrate in rumen could lead to reduction of methane emission. The mechanism of this function was involved in the competition effect of nitrate on hydrogen consumption and the in...

    Lihui Liu, Xiurong Xu, Yangchun Cao, Chuanjiang Cai, Hongxiao Cui and Junhu Yao

    AMB Express 2017 7:76

    Published on: 4 April 2017

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    Microbial community compositions in the gastrointestinal tract of Chinese Mongolian sheep using Illumina MiSeq sequencing revealed high microbial diversity

    Chinese Mongolian sheep are an important ruminant raised for wool and meat production. However, little is known about the microbiota of the gastrointestinal tract (GIT) of Chinese Mongolian sheep. To increase ...

    Yan Zeng, Dong Zeng, Xueqin Ni, Hui Zhu, Ping Jian, Yi Zhou, Shuai Xu, Yicen Lin, Yang Li, Zhongqiong Yin, Kangcheng Pan and Bo Jing

    AMB Express 2017 7:75

    Published on: 4 April 2017

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    Expression of a new laccase from Moniliophthora roreri at high levels in Pichia pastoris and its potential application in micropollutant degradation

    Laccases have gained significant attention due to their emerging applications including bioremediation, biomass degradation and biofuel cells. One of the prerequisites for the industrial application of laccase...

    Agathe Bronikowski, Peter-Leon Hagedoorn, Katja Koschorreck and Vlada B. Urlacher

    AMB Express 2017 7:73

    Published on: 29 March 2017

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    Pretreatment methods of lignocellulosic biomass for anaerobic digestion

    Agricultural residues, such as lignocellulosic materials (LM), are the most attractive renewable bioenergy sources and are abundantly found in nature. Anaerobic digestion has been extensively studied for the e...

    Farrukh Raza Amin, Habiba Khalid, Han Zhang, Sajid u Rahman, Ruihong Zhang, Guangqing Liu and Chang Chen

    AMB Express 2017 7:72

    Published on: 28 March 2017

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    Optimization of diazinon biodegradation from aqueous solutions by Saccharomyces cerevisiae using response surface methodology

    Diazinon is an organophosphate compound that inhibits the activity of acetylcholinesterase. Standards of the World Health Organization and Environmental Protection Agency for diazinon concentration in water ar...

    Mohammad H. Ehrampoush, Abbas Sadeghi, Mohammad T. Ghaneian and Ziaeddin Bonyadi

    AMB Express 2017 7:68

    Published on: 21 March 2017

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    Construction of low-ethanol–wine yeasts through partial deletion of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae PDC2 gene

    We propose an alternative GMO based strategy to obtain Saccharomyces cerevisiae mutant strains with a slight reduction in their ability to produce ethanol, but with a moderate impact on the yeast metabolism. Thro...

    Raúl Andrés Cuello, Karina Johana Flores Montero, Laura Analía Mercado, Mariana Combina and Iván Francisco Ciklic

    AMB Express 2017 7:67

    Published on: 21 March 2017

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    Antibacterial evaluation of Salvia miltiorrhizae on Escherichia coli by microcalorimetry coupled with chemometrics

    For seeking novel antibacterial agents with high efficacy and low toxicity to deal with drug resistance, the effects of Salvia miltiorrhizae from various sources on Escherichia coli were evaluated by microcalorim...

    Guangyao Ying, Shanshan Zhang, Yuli Hu, Meihua Yang, Ping Chen, Xiaoru Wu, Weiying Guo and Weijun Kong

    AMB Express 2017 7:65

    Published on: 17 March 2017

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    Engineering S. equi subsp. zooepidemicus towards concurrent production of hyaluronic acid and chondroitin biopolymers of biomedical interest

    Glycosaminoglycans, such as hyaluronic acid and chondroitin sulphate, are not only more and more required as main ingredients in cosmeceutical and nutraceutical preparations, but also as active principles in m...

    Donatella Cimini, Ileana Dello Iacono, Elisabetta Carlino, Rosario Finamore, Odile F. Restaino, Paola Diana, Emiliano Bedini and Chiara Schiraldi

    AMB Express 2017 7:61

    Published on: 14 March 2017

  10. Original article

    Quorum sensing of microalgae associated marine Ponticoccus sp. PD-2 and its algicidal function regulation

    Quorum sensing (QS) systems play important roles in regulating many physiological functions of microorganisms, such as biofilm formation, bioluminescence, and antibiotic production. One marine algicidal bacter...

    Wendan Chi, Li Zheng, Changfei He, Bin Han, Minggang Zheng, Wei Gao, Chengjun Sun, Gefei Zhou and Xiangxing Gao

    AMB Express 2017 7:59

    Published on: 9 March 2017

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    Comparison of traditional field retting and Phlebia radiata Cel 26 retting of hemp fibres for fibre-reinforced composites

    Classical field retting and controlled fungal retting of hemp using Phlebia radiata Cel 26 (a mutant with low cellulose degrading ability) were compared with pure pectinase treatment with regard to mechanical pro...

    Ming Liu, Marcel T. Ale, Bartłomiej Kołaczkowski, Dinesh Fernando, Geoffrey Daniel, Anne S. Meyer and Anders Thygesen

    AMB Express 2017 7:58

    Published on: 9 March 2017

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    Effect of sugarcane fiber digestibility, conservation method and concentrate level on the ruminal ecosystem of beef cattle

    The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of sugarcane neutral detergent fiber digestibility (NDFD), conservation method, and concentrate level on the ruminal microbial population of steers. Eight r...

    Johnny Maciel de Souza, Dannylo Oliveira de Sousa, Bruno Souza de Mesquita, Lígia Garcia Mesquita and Luis Felipe Prada Silva

    AMB Express 2017 7:55

    Published on: 6 March 2017

  13. Original article

    Extraction and identification of bioactive compounds (eicosane and dibutyl phthalate) produced by Streptomyces strain KX852460 for the biological control of Rhizoctonia solani AG-3 strain KX852461 to control target spot disease in tobacco leaf

    Streptomyces strain KX852460 having antifungal activity against Rhizoctonia solani AG-3 KX852461 that is the causal agent of target spot disease in tobacco leaf. The aim of the study was ...

    Taswar Ahsan, Jianguang Chen, Xiuxiang Zhao, Muhammad Irfan and Yuanhua Wu

    AMB Express 2017 7:54

    Published on: 3 March 2017

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