Impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing on biofilm persistence in an in vivo intraperitoneal foreign-body infection model

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Impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing on biofilm persistence in an in vivo intraperitoneal foreign-body infection model. / Christensen, Louise Dahl; Moser, Claus; Jensen, Peter Østrup; Rasmussen, Thomas B; Christophersen, Lars; Kjelleberg, Staffan; Kumar, Naresh; Høiby, Niels; Givskov, Michael; Bjarnsholt, Thomas.

In: Microbiology, Vol. 153, No. Pt 7, 2007, p. 2312-20.

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Christensen, LD, Moser, C, Jensen, PØ, Rasmussen, TB, Christophersen, L, Kjelleberg, S, Kumar, N, Høiby, N, Givskov, M & Bjarnsholt, T 2007, 'Impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing on biofilm persistence in an in vivo intraperitoneal foreign-body infection model', Microbiology, vol. 153, no. Pt 7, pp. 2312-20. https://doi.org/10.1099/mic.0.2007/006122-0

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Christensen, L. D., Moser, C., Jensen, P. Ø., Rasmussen, T. B., Christophersen, L., Kjelleberg, S., Kumar, N., Høiby, N., Givskov, M., & Bjarnsholt, T. (2007). Impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing on biofilm persistence in an in vivo intraperitoneal foreign-body infection model. Microbiology, 153(Pt 7), 2312-20. https://doi.org/10.1099/mic.0.2007/006122-0

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Christensen LD, Moser C, Jensen PØ, Rasmussen TB, Christophersen L, Kjelleberg S et al. Impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing on biofilm persistence in an in vivo intraperitoneal foreign-body infection model. Microbiology. 2007;153(Pt 7):2312-20. https://doi.org/10.1099/mic.0.2007/006122-0

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Christensen, Louise Dahl ; Moser, Claus ; Jensen, Peter Østrup ; Rasmussen, Thomas B ; Christophersen, Lars ; Kjelleberg, Staffan ; Kumar, Naresh ; Høiby, Niels ; Givskov, Michael ; Bjarnsholt, Thomas. / Impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing on biofilm persistence in an in vivo intraperitoneal foreign-body infection model. In: Microbiology. 2007 ; Vol. 153, No. Pt 7. pp. 2312-20.

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title = "Impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing on biofilm persistence in an in vivo intraperitoneal foreign-body infection model",
abstract = "Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic human pathogen that causes chronic biofilm-based infections in host organisms. P. aeruginosa employs quorum sensing (QS) to control expression of its virulence, and to establish and maintain chronic infections. Under such conditions, the biofilm mode of growth contributes significantly to P. aeruginosa tolerance to the action of the innate and adaptive defence system and numerous antibiotics. In the present study, an in vivo foreign-body infection model was established in the peritoneal cavity of mice. Experimental data showed that QS-deficient P. aeruginosa are cleared more rapidly from silicone implants as compared to their wild-type counterparts. Concurrently, treatment with the QS inhibitor furanone C-30 of mice harbouring implants colonized with the wild-type P. aeruginosa resulted in a significantly faster clearing of the implants as compared to the placebo-treated group. These results were obtained with both an inbred (BALB/c) and an outbred (NMRI) mouse strain. The present results support a model by which functional QS systems play a pivotal role in the ability of bacteria to resist clearing by the innate immune system and strongly suggest that the efficiency of the mouse innate defence against biofilm-forming P. aeruginosa is improved when the bacteria are treated with QS drugs that induce QS deficiency.",
author = "Christensen, {Louise Dahl} and Claus Moser and Jensen, {Peter {\O}strup} and Rasmussen, {Thomas B} and Lars Christophersen and Staffan Kjelleberg and Naresh Kumar and Niels H{\o}iby and Michael Givskov and Thomas Bjarnsholt",
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T1 - Impact of Pseudomonas aeruginosa quorum sensing on biofilm persistence in an in vivo intraperitoneal foreign-body infection model

AU - Christensen, Louise Dahl

AU - Moser, Claus

AU - Jensen, Peter Østrup

AU - Rasmussen, Thomas B

AU - Christophersen, Lars

AU - Kjelleberg, Staffan

AU - Kumar, Naresh

AU - Høiby, Niels

AU - Givskov, Michael

AU - Bjarnsholt, Thomas

N1 - Keywords: Animals; Biofilms; Injections, Intraperitoneal; Mice; Mice, Inbred BALB C; Models, Animal; Pseudomonas Infections; Pseudomonas aeruginosa; Quorum Sensing

PY - 2007

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N2 - Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic human pathogen that causes chronic biofilm-based infections in host organisms. P. aeruginosa employs quorum sensing (QS) to control expression of its virulence, and to establish and maintain chronic infections. Under such conditions, the biofilm mode of growth contributes significantly to P. aeruginosa tolerance to the action of the innate and adaptive defence system and numerous antibiotics. In the present study, an in vivo foreign-body infection model was established in the peritoneal cavity of mice. Experimental data showed that QS-deficient P. aeruginosa are cleared more rapidly from silicone implants as compared to their wild-type counterparts. Concurrently, treatment with the QS inhibitor furanone C-30 of mice harbouring implants colonized with the wild-type P. aeruginosa resulted in a significantly faster clearing of the implants as compared to the placebo-treated group. These results were obtained with both an inbred (BALB/c) and an outbred (NMRI) mouse strain. The present results support a model by which functional QS systems play a pivotal role in the ability of bacteria to resist clearing by the innate immune system and strongly suggest that the efficiency of the mouse innate defence against biofilm-forming P. aeruginosa is improved when the bacteria are treated with QS drugs that induce QS deficiency.

AB - Pseudomonas aeruginosa is an opportunistic human pathogen that causes chronic biofilm-based infections in host organisms. P. aeruginosa employs quorum sensing (QS) to control expression of its virulence, and to establish and maintain chronic infections. Under such conditions, the biofilm mode of growth contributes significantly to P. aeruginosa tolerance to the action of the innate and adaptive defence system and numerous antibiotics. In the present study, an in vivo foreign-body infection model was established in the peritoneal cavity of mice. Experimental data showed that QS-deficient P. aeruginosa are cleared more rapidly from silicone implants as compared to their wild-type counterparts. Concurrently, treatment with the QS inhibitor furanone C-30 of mice harbouring implants colonized with the wild-type P. aeruginosa resulted in a significantly faster clearing of the implants as compared to the placebo-treated group. These results were obtained with both an inbred (BALB/c) and an outbred (NMRI) mouse strain. The present results support a model by which functional QS systems play a pivotal role in the ability of bacteria to resist clearing by the innate immune system and strongly suggest that the efficiency of the mouse innate defence against biofilm-forming P. aeruginosa is improved when the bacteria are treated with QS drugs that induce QS deficiency.

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