Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology

Published by: Kowsar

Isolation, Partial Purification and Characterization of an Antimicrobial Compound, Produced by Bacillus atrophaeus

Gholam Hossein Ebrahimipour 1 , Zahra Khosravibabadi 1 , * , Hossein Sadeghi 1 and Atusa Aliahmadi 2
Authors Information
1 Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Biological Sciences, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Microbiology, Research Institute of Medical Plants and Drug, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Jundishapur Journal of Microbiology: September 01, 2014, 7 (9); e11802
  • Published Online: December 25, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 6, 2013
  • Revised: December 1, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/jjm.11802

To Cite: Ebrahimipour G H, Khosravibabadi Z, Sadeghi H, Aliahmadi A. Isolation, Partial Purification and Characterization of an Antimicrobial Compound, Produced by Bacillus atrophaeus, Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2014 ; 7(9):e11802. doi: 10.5812/jjm.11802.

Copyright © 2013, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
  • 1. Darabpour E, Ardakani MR, Motamedi H, Ronagh MT. Isolation of a broad spectrum antibiotic producer bacterium, Pseudoalteromonas piscicida PG-02, from the Persian Gulf. Bangladesh J Pharm. 2011; 6(2): 74-83
  • 2. Ebrahimipour G, Moradi A, Mehrdad M, Marzban A, Alaee H. Evaluation of antimicrobial substance produced by a bacterium isolated from Parmacella iberica. Jundishapur J Microbiol. 2012; 4(3)
  • 3. Shanks RM, Dashiff A, Alster JS, Kadouri DE. Isolation and identification of a bacteriocin with antibacterial and antibiofilm activity from Citrobacter freundii. Arch Microbiol. 2012; 194(7): 575-87[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Sardari S, Amin GH, Sekhon A, Micetich RG, Daneshtalab M. Antifungal activity of Diplotaenia damavandica. Pharm Pharmacol Commun. 2000; 6(10): 455-8
  • 5. Woodhams DC, Rollins-Smith LA, Carey C, Reinert L, Tyler MJ, Alford RA. Population trends associated with skin peptide defenses against chytridiomycosis in Australian frogs. Oecologia. 2006; 146(4): 531-40[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Woodhams DC, Vredenburg VT, Simon MA, Billheimer D, Shakhtour B, Shyr Y, et al. Symbiotic bacteria contribute to innate immune defenses of the threatened mountain yellow-legged frog, Rana muscosa Biol cons. 2007; 138(3): 390-8
  • 7. Wayne LG, Kubica GP, Sneath PHA, Mair NS, Sharp ME, Holt JG. Bergey's manual of systematic bacteriology. Bergey's Manual of Systematic Bacteriology. 1986; 2
  • 8. Schlegel HG, Zaborosch C. General Microbiology. 1993;
  • 9. Nakamura LK. Taxonomic Relationship of Black-Pigmented Bacillus subtilis Strains and a Proposal for Bacillus atrophaeus sp. nov. Int J Syst Bacteriol. 1989; 39(3): 295-300
  • 10. Rokem JS, Lantz AE, Nielsen J. Systems biology of antibiotic production by microorganisms. Nat Prod Rep. 2007; 24(6): 1262-87[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Jin L, Ma W, Peng C, Yin Y, Xu B, Zhang F, et al. Bacillamide C production by the optimized cultivation of the< i> Bacillus atrophaeus strain C89 associated with the South China Sea sponge Dysidea avara Process Biochem. 2011; 46(5): 1153-9
  • 12. Ansari A, Aman A, Siddiqui NN, Iqbal S, Ali ul Qader S. Bacteriocin (BAC-IB17): screening, isolation and production from Bacillus subtilis KIBGE IB-17. Pak J Pharm Sci. 2012; 25(1): 195-201[PubMed]
  • 13. Abada EAE. Isolation and characterization of a antimicrobial compound from Bacillus coagulans. Animal Cells Syst. 2008; 12(1): 41-6
  • 14. Kim PI, Sohng JK, Sung C, Joo HS, Kim EM, Yamaguchi T, et al. Characterization and structure identification of an antimicrobial peptide, hominicin, produced by Staphylococcus hominis MBBL 2-9. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2010; 399(2): 133-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 15. Kumar A, Saini P, Shrivastava JN. Production of peptide antifungal antibiotic and biocontrol activity of Bacillus subtilis. Indian J Exp Biol. 2009; 47: 57-62
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:



Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments