Query: NC_015674:1114915 Helicobacter bizzozeronii CIII-1, complete genome Lineage: Helicobacter bizzozeronii; Helicobacter; Helicobacteraceae; Campylobacterales; Proteobacteria; Bacteria General Information: The only nonpylori Helicobacter species isolated from human gastric biopsy tissue. Isolated in March 2008 from corpus biopsy tissue of a 45-year-old female patient with severe gastric symptoms.
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General Information: This strain (RM1221; ATCC BAA-1062) was isolated from the skin of a retail chicken by the Produce Safety and Microbiology Research Unit (Western Regional Research Center, Albany, CA) and minimally passaged. Causes food poisoning. This organism is the leading cause of bacterial food poisoning (campylobacteriosis) in the world, and is more prevalent than Salmonella enteritis (salmonellosis). Found throughout nature, it can colonize the intestines of both mammals and birds, and transmission to humans occurs via contaminated food products. This organism can invade the epithelial layer by first attaching to epithelial cells, then penetrating through them. Systemic infections can also occur causing more severe illnesses.