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7960505 Lantibiotics and uses thereof  
The present invention provides isolated lantibiotics that inhibit Gram negative and Gram positive microbes. The lantibiotic includes an amino acid sequence, wherein the amino acid sequence of the...
7959911 Strains of bacteria and pharmaceutical composition containing one or more of such strains and use of same for preventing and treating diseases associated with or caused by altered metabolism of bile acids  
Strains of bacteria characterized by exhibiting: (a) a 7α-dehydroxylase activity of less than 50%, and (b) a bile acid deconjugation activity of less than 50%, and descendants, mutants and...
7959912 Probiotic bifidobacterial species  
A probiotic composition comprising a Bifidobacterium strain which has DNA sequence homology of greater than 40% to Bifidobacterium GC56, wherein Bifidobacterium GC56 was deposited at the...
7951361 Bacterial vaccine  
A bacterial cell which expresses three or more coli surface (CS) antigens and methods of making such a cell. The cell is useful in making vaccines against diarrhea.
7951578 Bacterial strain for a metal biosorption process  
This invention is referred to a new bacterial strain of Bacillus sp., to be applied in a metal biosorption process, which was deposited in the Agricultural Research Culture Collection (NRRL)...
7947268 Salmonella based oral vaccines for anthrax  
A vaccine for the prevention of anthrax, including a live, attenuated Salmonella and at least one nucleotide sequence encoding anthrax protective antigen (PA) or a fragment thereof and a nonlethal...
7947482 Strains of bifidobacterium having the ability to produce glutamine  
The invention refers to new strains of Bifidobacterium, especially of the species Bifidobacterium infantis, having the ability to survive in the intestinal tract and to produce glutamine and...
7943125 Attenuated gram negative bacteria  
Disclosed and claimed are a mutant of a gram negative bacterium, wherein said bacterium has at least one mutation in a nucleotide sequence which codes for a polypeptide having an identity which is...
7943124 Composition for immunostimulation  
The present invention relates to a composition for immunostimulation useful for promoting IgA and secretory component productions in mucosal tissues, comprising, alone or in combination, a cell of...
7943122 Attenuated bacteria useful in vaccines  
The invention provides strains of bacteria, especially enterotoxigenic E. coli, attenuated by mutations in the genes encoding enterotoxins (LT, ST, EAST1) and optionally further attenuated by...
7939061 Cell and enzyme compositions for modulating bile acids, cholesterol and triglycerides  
The invention relates to immobilized or encapsulated enzyme and/or cells to lower bile acids and cholesterol. The invention also relates to methods of quantitatively measuring bile acids. The...
7935360 Means for biologically controlling cryptogamic plant diseases  
The invention concerns the application of compositions of micro-organisms in biological control of vine cryptogamic diseases. Said composition comprises a mixture of at least one bacterium and at...
7935335 Strains belonging to the genus Paenibacillus and method of controlling plant disease by using these strains or culture thereof  
Novel strains Paenibacillus sp. BS-0048, Paenibacillus sp. BS-0074, Paenibacillus polymyxa BS-0105 and Paenibacillus sp. BS-0277 and Fusaricidin A, Fusaricidin B and novel compounds 3 and 4...
7923000 Methods of determining efficacy of treatments of inflammatory diseases of the bowel  
Novel methods of determining efficacy of a treatment of inflammatory diseases of the bowel in mammals are provided. The methods are of use in screening and determining the efficacy of treatments...
7906131 Formulation and method for treating plants to control or suppress a plant pathogen  
The present invention provides formulations and methods for controlling or suppressing bacterial or fungal plant pathogens, including Erwina amylovora the bacteria that causes fire blight. A...
7883696 Methods to increase transgene expression from bacterial-based delivery systems by co-expressing suppressors of the eukaryotic type I interferon response  
Bacterial delivery systems with improved transgene expression are provided. The recombinant bacterial delivery systems deliver transgenes of interest and suppressors of the eukaryotic Type I...
7879363 Method for increasing lactose tolerance in mammals exhibiting lactose intolerance  
The method for increasing lactose tolerance in subjects exhibiting lactose intolerance symptoms implements a protocol where the subjects ingest a gradually increasing amount of lactose containing...
7875279 Inactivation of genes of the MEP pathway  
The invention relates to cells and organisms as well as to methods for producing said cells and organisms, according to which intermediates of the mevalonate-independent pathway for isoprenoid...
7854926 Biological soil nutrient system  
A biological soil nutrient system that combines beneficial soil fungi and bacteria in a growth promoting nutrient medium, embedded in an inorganic porous ceramic particle for direct delivery...
7851007 Rush juice powder  
The present invention provides a rush juice powder which is mainly made from rush containing a high percentage of dietary fiber and having an antibacterial function and an anti-inflammatory...
7842289 Recombinant nucleic acid molecules, expression cassettes, and bacteria, and methods of use thereof  
The present invention provides recombinant nucleic acid molecules, expression cassettes, and vectors useful for expression of polypeptides, including heterologous polypeptides, such as antigens,...
7837988 Sustained release microbial insect control composition and means  
Effective sustained release of microbial pesticides in aquatic environments can be achieved by the combination of buoyant particles with a particulate microbial active ingredient. The resulting...
7833534 Compounds and methods for diagnosis and treatment of leishmaniasis  
Compounds and methods are provided for diagnosing, preventing, treating and detecting leishmaniasis infection and stimulating immune responses in patients are disclosed. The compounds disclosed...
7815903 Process for commercial production of biopesticides  
The invention relates to a process for producing biopesticides based on Trichoderma harzianum, Pochonia chlamydosporia and Pseudomonas fluorescens comprising preparing mass or stock culture of...
7807144 Oral vaccines  
This invention features a composition that includes a multiple-cell organism for use as food for an aquatic animal (e.g., a fish or a shrimp), and a single-cell organism fed to, and as a result,...
7803363 Attenuated Francisella bacteria  
In one embodiment, there is disclosed a method of inducing an immune response in a subject comprising administering to the subject a Francisella bacterium that includes an alteration in the...
7794735 Pathogen for bacterial poultry disease  
The invention belongs to the field of animal health and in particular the causative agent of a new bacterial poultry disease, Gallibacterium. The invention provides said Gallibacterium bacteria,...
7794763 Bacterium of the genus bifidobacterium and fermented foods using the same  
The present invention provides a bacterium belonging to the genus Bifidobacterium, which can exhibit a high viability in the storage under agitation and can produce a fermented food containing a...
7785581 Composition and method for reducing feces toxins and treating digestive disorders  
This invention relates to a method of lowering feces toxin levels and treating digestive disorders (e.g., Irritable Bowel Syndrome or diarrhea) with a composition containing a live beneficial...
7767430 Bifidobacteria preventing diarrhea caused by pathogenic bacteria  
The present invention pertains to novel microorganisms of the genus Bifidobacterium, that are useful in preventing diarrhea brought about by pathogenic bacteria. In particular, the present...
7758854 Anti-microbial agents  
Antimicrobial agents that can serve as replacements to conventional pharmaceutical antibiotics are disclosed. The antimicrobial agents comprise conjugatively transmissible plasmids that kill...
7758870 Lawsonia intracellularis of european origin and vaccines, diagnostic agents and methods of use thereof  
The present invention relates to Lawsonia intracellularis vaccines and methods for protecting against and diagnosing L. intracellularis infection. The products and processes of the invention are...
7759105 Probiotic composition useful for dietary augmentation and/or combating disease states and adverse physiological conditions  
A probiotic composition including the bacilli (1) Bacillus subtilis, (2) Bacillus coagulans, and (3) Enterococcus faecium. The composition may further include a carrier medium, such as...
7754223 Piscirickettsia salmonis antigens and use thereof  
The present invention discloses novel proteins, e.g., antigens, from Piscirickettsia salmonis. The present invention further discloses nucleic acids that encode these proteins. The present...
7754203 Endophytic fungi and methods of use  
This invention provides a novel endophytic fungus, Muscodor, that produces a mixture of volatile antibiotics with activity on specific plant pathogens, bacteria, nematodes and insects. Also...
7749509 Treatment of autism using probiotic composition  
A method of treating autism using a probiotic composition including the bacilli (1) Bacillus subtilis, (2) Bacillus coagulans, and (3) Enterococcus faecium. The composition may further include a...
7749494 Use of hydrogenotrophic acetogenic strains for preventing or treating digestive disorders  
The invention concerns the use of non-pathogenic hydrogenotrophic acetogenic bacterial strains for preparing a composition for treating or preventing gastrointestinal disorders associated with...
7745197 Process for the utilization of ruminant animal methane emissions  
A process for the utilization of the methane produced by enteric fermentation, specifically to a process that utilizes methane produced by ruminant animals through enteric fermentation as a source...
7740838 Bacterial composition and its use  
The subject of the present invention is a bacterial composition having immunomodulation properties comprising at least one strain selected from the group consisting of Lactobacillus acidophilus...
7740864 Vaccines for diseases of fish  
Fish are immunized by a mass vaccination method, such as by immersion in water containing an attenuated strain of a pathogenic bacterium that does not effectively cause disease in fish when the...
7736898 Thiaminases and thiaminase genes for use in apoptotic therapies  
This disclosure describes methods for preparing and utilizing thiaminase and thiaminase genes to induce apoptosis in a selected group of vertebrate cells in vivo by reducing the level of thiamin...
7709032 Anti-allergic agent containing both ground lotus and/or extract and lactic acid bacterium  
The present invention relates to an anti-allergic agent, an anti-allergic food additive and an anti-allergic food each containing both ground lotus and/or extract and a lactic acid bacterium. The...
RE41276 STRAINS OF BACTERIA AND PHARMACEUTICAL COMPOSITION CONTAINING ONE OR MORE OF SUCH STRAINS AND USE OF SAME FOR PREVENTING AND TREATING DISEASES ASSOCIATED WITH OR CAUSED BY ALTERED METABOLISM OF BILE ACIDS  
Strains of bacteria characterized by exhibiting: (a) a 7α-dehydroxylase activity of less than 50%, and (b) bile acid deconjugation activity of less than 50%, and descendants, mutants and...
7700343 Sulfur-oxidizing bacteria and their use in bioleaching processes for sulfured copper minerals  
The present invention is related to an isolated chemolithotrophic bacterium belonging to species Acidithiobacillus thiooxidans named Licanantay, deposited in Deutsche Sammlung von Mikroorganismen...
7674959 Axmi-027, axmi-036 and axmi-038, a family of delta-endotoxin genes and methods for their use  
Compositions and methods for conferring pesticidal activity to bacteria, plants, plant cells, tissues and seeds are provided. Compositions comprising a coding sequence for a delta-endotoxin...
7670609 Recombinant BCG tuberculosis vaccine designed to elicit immune responses to Mycobacterium tuberculosis in all physiological stages of infection and disease  
A vaccine against Mycobacteria tuberculosis (Mtb) is provided. The vaccine comprises a recombinant Bacille Calmette-Guerin (BCG) subunit-based vaccine in which one or more Mtb antigens and one or...
7666656 Recombinant BCG strains with enhanced ability to escape the endosome  
Mycobacterium strains that have an enhanced ability to elicit a MHC-Class I-restricted CD8+ T cell immune response are provided. The Mycobacterium strains are genetically engineered to express: a...
7666406 Antifungal methods  
A composition comprising bacteria and an inert carrier is disclosed. The carrier can be porous, ceramic particles. The composition can also include a growth medium. Bacteria in such a composition...
7666404 Glanders/meliodosis vaccines  
The present invention relates to nucleic acids encoding B. mallei and B. pseudomallei AHL synthases and LuxR transcriptional regulators, and methods for use, as well as describes the construction,...
7662371 Composition for lowering the concentration of intestinal pathogenic peptides  
The present invention describes a pharmaceutical, veterinary or alimentary composition comprising one or more bacterial strains capable of lowering the concentration of intestinal pathogenic...