PJM 2012 vol. 61

PJM 61 (1) 2012

MINIREVIEW
Latent Mycobacterium tuberculosis Infection – Pathogenesis, Diagnosis, Treatment and Prevention Strategies
DRUSZCZYŃSKA M., M. KOWALEWICZ-KULBAT, M. FOL, M. WŁODARCZYK and W. RUDNICKA
PJM 61 (1) 3-10 [PDF]

ORIGINAL PAPERS
Design and Evaluation of Novel Primers for the Detection of Genes Encoding Diverse Enzymes of Methylotrophy and Autotrophy
HUNG W.-L., W.G. WADE, Y. CHEN, D.P. KELLY and A.P. WOOD
PJM 61 (1) 11-22 [PDF]

Characterization of Mutations Causing Rifampicin and Isoniazid Resistance of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in Syria
MADANIA A., M. HABOUS, H. ZARZOUR, I. GHOURY and B. HEBBO
PJM 61 (1) 23-32 [PDF]

Prevalence of cagA, vacA, babA2 and iceA Genes in Helicobacter pylori Strains Isolated from Colombian Patients with Functional Dyspepsia
ARÉVALO-GALVIS A., A.A. TRESPALACIOS-RANGEL, W. OTERO, M.M. MERCADO-REYES and R.A. POUTOU-PINALES
PJM 61 (1) 33-40 [PDF]

Impact of Operational Parameters on Bacterial Community in a Full-Scale Municipal Wastewater Treatment Plant
CYDZIK-KWIATKOWSKA A., M. ZIELIŃSKA and I. WOJNOWSKA-BARYŁA
PJM 61 (1) 41-49 [PDF]

Purification and Characterization of Carboxymethyl Cellulase from Bacillus sp. Isolated from a Paddy Field
VIJAYARAGHAVAN P. and S.G. VINCENT PRAKASH
PJM 61 (1) 51-55 [PDF]

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS
Prevalence of Class 1 Integron among Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in Tabriz, Northwest of Iran
PEYMANI A., S. FARAJNIA, M.R. NAHAEI, N. SOHRABI, L. ABBASI, K. ANSARIN and F. AZHARI
PJM 61 (1) 57-60 [PDF]

Synthesis of Lead Nanoparticles by Aspergillus Species
PAVANI K.V., N. SUNIL KUMAR and B.B. SANGAMESWARAN
PJM 61 (1) 61-63 [PDF]

Biofilm Production and Presence of ica and bap Genes in Staphylococcus aureus Strains Isolated from Cows with Mastitis in the Eastern Poland
SZWEDA P., M. SCHIELMANN, S. MILEWSKI, A. FRANKOWSKA and A. JAKUBCZAK
PJM 61 (1) 65-69 [PDF]

The Yersinia High-Pathogenicity Island in Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae Isolated from Polymicrobial Infections
KOCZURA R., J. MOKRACKA and A. KAZNOWSKI
PJM 61 (1) 71-73 [PDF]

PJM 61 (2) 2012

MINIREVIEW
Q Fever at the Turn of the Century
CHMIELEWSKI T. and S. TYLEWSKA-WIERZBANOWSKA
PJM 61 (2) 81–93[PDF]

Synergy between Novel Antimicrobials and Conventional Antibiotics or Bacteriocins
WOLSKA K.I., K. GRZES and A. KUREK
PJM 61 (2) 95–104 [PDF]

ORIGINAL PAPERS
Virulence Genes Profiles and Phylogenetic Origin of Escherichia coli from Acute and Chronic Intestinal Diseases Revealed by Comparative Genomic Hybridization Microarray
SOBIESZCZANSKA B., U. KASPRZYKOWSKA, M. TURNIAK, H. MACIEJEWSKI, R. FRANICZEK and A. DUDA-MADEJ
PJM 61 (2) 105–110 [PDF]

Isolation, Characterization and Phylogenetic Analysis of Halophilic Archaea from a Salt Mine in Central Anatolia (Turkey)
YILDIZ E., B. OZCAN and M. CALISKAN
PJM 61 (2) 111–117 [PDF]

Antagonistic Effects of Bacillus cereus Strain B-02 on Morphology, Ultrastructure and Cytophysiology of Botrytis cinerea
F.-X. LI, H.-Q. MA, J. LIU and C. ZHANG
PJM 61 (2) 119–128 [PDF]

Ultrastructure of Candida albicans Pleomorphic Forms: Phase-Contrast Microscopy, Scanning and Transmission Electron Microscopy
STANISZEWSKA M., M. BONDARYK, K. SIENNICKA and W. KURZATKOWSKI
PJM 61 (2) 129–135 [PDF]

Modifications in&uencing Widal Test Reactivity in a Novel Microplate Assay
ALMOGREN A., Z. SHAKOOR, M.H. ADAM, M.O. GADELRAB and H.A. MUSA
PJM 61 (2) 137–142 [PDF]

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS
Susceptibility of Polish Bartonella henselae Strains
PODSIADŁY E., D. ZABICKA, U. DEMKOW, W. HRYNIEWICZ and S. TYLEWSKA-WIERZBANOWSKA
PJM 61 (2) 143–145 [PDF]

The Relationship between Helicobacter pylori Virulence Genotypes and Gastric Diseases
Y.E. LIU, Y.H. GONG, L.P. SUN, Q. XU and Y. YUAN
PJM 61 (2) 147–150 [PDF]

PJM 61 (3) 2012

MINIREVIEW
Penicillin Resistance in Enterococcus faecalis: Molecular Determinants and Epidemiology
GAWRYSZEWSKA I., W. HRYNIEWICZ and E. SADOWY
PJM 61 (3) 153-160 [PDF]

Candida albicans Denture Biofilm and its Clinical Significance
SEREFKO A.D., E.J. POLESZAK and A. MALM
PJM 61 (3) 161-167 [PDF]

ORIGINAL PAPERS
Concept for Development of Expert Computer Program for Identification of Filamentous Fungi
GUTAROWSKA B. and M. IZDEBSKI
PJM 61 (3) 169-181 [PDF]

The Effect of a Small Conotoxin-Like ctx Gene from Autographa californica Nuclear Polyhedrosis Virus (AcMNPV) on Insect Hemolymph Melanization
Q. CAO, S.-Y. ZHU, Y. WU, Y. LIU, J. ZHU and W. WANG
PJM 61 (3) 183-189 [PDF]

Use of the Real Time xCelligence System for Purposes of Medical Microbiology
JUNKA A.F., A. JANCZURA, D. SMUTNICKA, B. MĄCZYŃSKA, A. SECEWICZ, J. NOWICKA, M. BARTOSZEWICZ and G. GOŚCINIAK
PJM 61 (3) 191-197 [PDF]

Comparative Study of Microcalorimetric Behavior of Escherichia coli, Proteus mirabilis and Klebsiella pneumoniae
RIVERO N.L., J.L. LEGIDO, I.A. SANTOS and L.M. CASÁS
PJM 61 (3) 199-204 [PDF]

Nonspecific Bacterial Flora Isolated from the Body Surface and Inside Ixodes ricinus Ticks
OKŁA H., M. SOSNOWSKA, K.P. JASIK, J. SŁODKI and R.D. WOJTYCZKA
PJM 61 (3) 205-209 [PDF]

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS
Quantitative Estimation of Porcine Endogenous Retrovirus Release from PK15 Cells
KIMSA M., B. STRZALKA-MROZIK, M. KIMSA, J. ADAMSKA, J. GOLA, K. LOPATA and U. MAZUREK
PJM 61 (3) 211-215 [PDF]

Enzymatic Activity of Prototheca zopfii Strains Isolated from Cows with Mastitis
KRUKOWSKI H., A. LISOWSKI, B. NOWAKOWICZ -DĘBEK and Ł. WLAZŁO
PJM 61 (3) 217-218 [PDF]

Ethanol Production Potential of Ethanol-Tolerant Saccharomyces and Non-Saccharomyces Yeasts
THAMMASITTIRONG S.N.-R., T. CHAMDUANG, U. PHONROD and K. SRIROTH
PJM 61 (3) 219-221 [PDF]

Antimicrobial Activities of Novel Bis-Piperidinium Compounds
SAIF M.J., M. ZUBER, J. ANWAR and M.A. MUNAWAR
PJM 61 (3) 223-225 [PDF]

Phylogenetic Analysis Based on 16S rRNA Gene of a Thermophilic Protease-Secreting Bacillus gelatini-TPNK-3 Isolate from Kiteezi Landfill, Uganda
OMARA J., T.P. EKEYA and J.F. HAWUMBA
PJM 61 (3) 227-231 [PDF]

Erratum
PJM 61 (3) 233–236 [PDF]

PJM 61 (4) 2012

MINIREVIEW
The Controversy over Anti-Helicobacter pylori Therapy
BOCIAN K.M. and K. JAGUSZTYN-KRYNICKA
PJM 61 (4) 239-246 [PDF]

ORIGINAL PAPERS
In vitro Study of Secreted Aspartyl Proteinases Sap1 to Sap3 and Sap4 to Sap6 Expression in Candida albicans Pleomorphic Forms
STANISZEWSKA M., M. BONDARYK, K. SIENNICKA., A. KUREK, J. ORŁOWSKI, M. SCHALLER and W. KURZĄTKOWSKI
PJM 61 (4) 247-256 [PDF]

Isolation and Characterization of An Endosulfan-Degrading Strain, Stenotrophomonas sp. LD-6, and its Potential in Soil Bioremediation
YU F.-B., W.A. SHUNAWAR, J.-Y. SUN and L.-P. LUO
PJM 61 (4) 257-262 [PDF]

Edwardsiella ictaluri LuxS: Activity, Expression, and Involvement in Pathogenicity
ZHANG M. and L. SUN
PJM 61 (4) 263-271 [PDF]

Pathogenicity and Ultrastructural Studies of the Mode of Penetration by Phoma strasseri in Peppermint Stems and Rhizomes
ZIMOWSKA B.
PJM 61 (4) 273-279 [PDF]

Production and Characteristics of a Heavy Metals Removing Bioflocculant Produced by Pseudomonas aeruginosa
EMAN ZAKARIA G.
PJM 61 (4) 281-289 [PDF]

Optimization of Arabitol Production by Karyoductant SP-K 7 of Saccharomyces cerevisiae V30 and Pichia stipitis CCY 39501 Using Response Surface Methodology
KORDOWSKA-WIATER M., A. KUBIK-KOMAR and Z. TARGOŃSKI
PJM 61 (4) 291-297 [PDF]

The capacity of Mycobacterium tuberculosis Complex Species and Mycobacterium bovis BCG Substrains Specific Identification – implications for Optimized PCR-based Diagnostics in Adverse Events Following Vaccination Suspected Cases
KRYSZTOPA-GRZYBOWSKA K., S. BRZEZIŃSKA, E. AUGUSTYNOWICZ-KOPEĆ, Z. ZWOLSKA Z., E. AUGUSTYNOWICZ and A. LUTYŃSKA
PJM 61 (4) 299-303 [PDF]

Protein Profiles from Intact Cells as a Tool in Bifidobacterium Characteristics
WAŚKO A., M. POLAK-BERECKA and M. KALITA
PJM 61 (4) 305-310 [PDF]

SHORT COMMUNICATIONS
Nosocomial Outbreak due to Klebsiella pneumoniae at a Neurosurgery Unit
SĘKOWSKA A., D. KAMIŃSKA,B.  NAKONOWSKA, E. GOSPODAREK
PJM 61 (4) 311-313 [PDF]

High Prevalence of Bartonella henselae and Bartonella quintana Antibodies in Croatian Patients Presenting with Lymphadenopathy
VILIBIC-CAVLEK T., D. KARLOVIC-MARTINKOVIC, S. LJUBIN-STERNAK, I. TABAIN, Z. PERSIC and G. MLINARIC-GALINOVIC
PJM 61 (4) 315-318 [PDF]

Lack of Association between Helicobacter pylori Infection and Biliary Tract Diseases
JAHANI SHERAFAT S., E. TAJEDDIN, M. REZA SEYYED MAJIDI, F. VAZIRI, M.  ALEBOUYEH, A.H. MOHAMMAD ALIZADEH, E. NAZEMALHOSSEINI MOJARAD and M. REZA ZALI.
PJM 61 (4) 319-322 [PDF]

Identification and Antibacterial Resistance of Bacteria Isolated from Poultry
EL-RAMI F.E., F.T. SLEIMAN and A.M. ABDELNOOR
PJM 61 (4) 323-326 [PDF]

Acknowledgements
PJM 61 (4) 331 [PDF]