6. Publication

Thaenthanee, S., Wong, A.C., Panbangred W. (2005)  Phenotypic and genotypic comparisons reveal a broad distribution and heterogeneity of hemolysin BL genes among Bacillus cereus isolates.  Int. J. Food Microbiol. 105:203-212.

Aroonnual A,., Nihira T., Seki, T. and Panbangred, W. (2007)  Role of several key residues in the catalytic activity of sucrose isomerase from Klebsiella pneumoniae Enz.  Microb. Tech. 40: 1221-1227.

Aunpad, R., Rice, D.W., S. Sedelnikova, D. and Panbangred, W. (2007)  Biochemical characterization of two-forms of halo-and thermo-tolerant chitinase C of Salinivibrio costicola expressed in E. coliAnnals Microbiol. 57(2):249-257.

Suwanjinda, D., Eames, C. and Panbangred, W. (2007)  Screening of lactic acid bacteria for bacteriocins by microbiological and PCR methods.  Biochem. Mol. Biol. Educ. 35:364-369.

Aroonsri, A., Kitani, S., Choi, Sun-Uk and Nihira, T. (2008) Isolation and characterization of bamA genes, homologues of the butyrolactone autoregulator-receptor gene in Amycolatopsis mediterranei, a rifamycin producer. Biotechnol Lett. 30, 2019-2024.

Azumi, M., Ishidoh, K., Kinoshita, H., Nihira, T., Ihara, F., Fujita, T. and Igarashi, Y. (2008) Aurovertins F-H from the
entomopathogenic fungus Metharhizium anisopliae. J. Nat. Prod. 71, 278- 280.

Kitani, S., Hoshika, M., and Nihira, T. (2008) Disruption of sscR encoding a gamma-butyrolactone autoregulator receptor in Streptomyces scabies NBRC12914 affects production of secondary metabolites. Folia Microbiol. 53:115-24.

Kitani, S., Iida, A., Izumi, T., Maeda, A., Yamada, Y. and Nihira, T. (2008) Identification of genes involved in the butyrolactone autoregulator cascade that modulates secondary metabolism in Streptomyces lavendulae FRI-5. Gene, 425, 9-16.

Kitani, S., Ikeda, H., Sakamoto, T., Noguchi, S. and Nihira, T. (2008) Characterization of a regulatory gene, aveR, for the biosynthesis of avermectin in Streptomyces avermitilis. Appl. Microbiol. Biotechnol. In Press.

Lee, Y-K., Kitani, S., Kinoshita, H., and Nihira, T. (2008) Identification by gene deletion analysis of barS2, a gene involved in the biosynthesis of gamma-butyrolactone autoregulator in Streptomyces virginiae. Arch. Microbiol., 189, 367-374.

Lee, S-Y., Ihara, F., Igarashi, Y., Kinoshita, H., and Nihira, T. (2008) Identification of Novel Derivative of Helvolic Acid from Metarhizium anisopliae Grown in Insect-component Medium. J. Biosci. Bioeng. 105, 476-480.

Ngamwongsatit, P., Banada, P.P. Panbangred, W., and Bhunia, A.K. (2008) WST-1-based cell cytotoxicity assay as a substitute for MTT-based assay for rapid detection of toxigenic Bacillus species using CHO cell line. J. Microbiol. Methods. 73:211-215.

Ngamwongsatit, P., Buasri, W., Pianariganon, P., Pulsrikarn, C., Ohba, M., Assavanig, A. and Panbangred, W. (2008)  Broad distribution of enterotoxin genes (hblCDA, nheABC, cytK and entFM) among Bacillus thuringiensis and Bacillus cereus as shown by novel primers. Int. J. Food Microbiol. 121:352-356.

Pulsawat, N., Kitani, S., Fukushima, E., and Nihira, T. (2008) Hierarchical control of virginiamycin production in Streptomyces virginiae by three pathway-specific regulators: VmsS, VmsT, and VmsR. Microbiol. In Press.

Sakai, K., Kinoshita, H., Shimizu, T., and Nihira, T. (2008) Construction of heterologous production system for fungal secondary metabolites in Aspergillus oryzae. J. Biosci. Biotechnol. 106, 466-72.

Thamthiankul, S., Tantichodok, A. and Panbangred, W. (2008)  Spore stage expression of a vegetative insecticaidal gene increases toxicity of Bacillus thuringiensis subsp. aizawai SP41 against Spodoptera exigua. J. Biotechnol. 136:122-128.

Swanjinda, D., Pala-or, K. and Panbangred, W. (2009)  Simultaneous detection of pediocin gene and species differentiation between Pediococcus acidilactici and P. pentosaceus in a one-step multiplex-overlapping PCR method. Food Biotec. 23:179-189.