Andrea Laukova

 

Current affiliation:
Institute of Animal Physiology Slovak Academy of Sciences, Košice, Slovakia
Head of Laboratory of Animal Microbiology

Recent publications:

  1. LAUKOVÁ, A.- SIMONOVÁ, M.- STROMPFOVÁ, V.- ŠTYRIAK, I.- OUWEHAND, A.C. Potential of enterococci isolated from horses. In /Anaerobe/, Vol. 14Is. 4, 2008, p. 234-236.
  2. LAUKOVÁ, A*., *POGÁNY SIMONOVÁ, M., STROMPFOVÁ, V. Bacteriocin-producing Strain of /Staphylococcus Xylosus/ S03/1M/1/2, Promising Meat Additive. In /Food Control/, Vol. 21, *2010*, 970-973.**doi:10.1016/j.foodcont2009.07.019
  3. RIBEIRO, T., OLIVIERA, M., FRAQUEZA, M.J., LAUKOVÁ, A*.,* ELIAS, M.,TENREIRO, R., BARRETO, A.S., SEMEDO-LEMSADDEK, T. Antimicrobial Resistance and Virulence Factors Among Enterococci Isolated from Chourico, a Traditional Portuguese Dry Fermented Sausage. In /Journal of Food Protection/ ,Vol. 74, no. 3, *2011*, p. 465-469.
  4. LAUKOVÁ, A., CHRASTINOVÁ, Ľ., POGÁNYSIMONOVÁ, M., STROMPFOVÁ, V., PLACHÁ, I., ČOBANOVÁ, K., FORMELOVÁ, Z., CHRENKOVÁ, M., ONDRUŠKA, Ľ./Enterococcus Faecium/ AL41, its Enterocin M and their Beneficial Use in Rabbits Husbandry /In Probiotics & Antimicrobial Proteins/, Vol. 4,*2012,* p. 243-249.DOI: 10.1007/s12602-012-9118-7.
  5. STROMPFOVÁ, V*., *LAUKOVÁ, A., CILÍK, D. Synbiotic Application of Canine-derived Strain /Lactobacillus Fermentum/ CCM 7421 and Inulin to Healthy Dogs. In /Canadian Journal of/ /Microbiology,/ vol. 59, *2013,* 1-6.
  6. POGÁNY SIMONOVÁ, M., LAUKOVÁ, A., PLACHÁ, I., ČOBANOVÁ, K., STROMPFOVÁ, V., SZABÓOVÁ, R., CHRASTINOVÁ, Ľ.: Can Enterocins Affect Phagocytosis and Glutathione-peroxidase in Rabbits? /In Central European Journal of Biology/ , Vol. 8, no. 8, *2013*, 730-734.
  7. LAUKOVÁ, A., CHRASTINOVÁ, Ľ., PLACHÁ, I., KANDRIČÁKOVÁ, A., SZABÓOVÁ, R., STROMPFOVÁ, V., CHRENKOVÁ, M., ČOBANOVÁ, K., ŽITŇAN, R. Beneficial Effect of Lantibiotic Nisin in Rabbit Husbandry. In /Probiotics and Antimicrobial/ /Proteins/,Vol. 6, *2014*, p. 41-46.DOI:10.1007/s12602-014-9156-4
  8. SIMONOVÁ, M. – STROMPFOVÁ, V.-MARCIŇÁKOVÁ, M.-LAUKOVÁ, A.-VESTERLUND, S.-MORATALLA, M.L.-BOVER-CID, S.-VIDAL-CAROU, C. Characterization of Staphylococcus Xylosus and Staphylococcus Carnosus Isolated from Slovak Meat Products. In Meat Science , Vol. 73, no. 4, 2006, p. 559-564.
  9. MAREKOVÁ, M.- LAUKOVÁ, A.-SKAUGEN M.-I.F. NES. Isolation and Characterization of a New Bacteriocin, Termed Enterocin M, Produced by Environmental Isolate Enterococcus Faecium AL41. In Journal of Industrial Microbiology and Biotechnology 2007, Vol. 34, 533-537.
  10. LAUKOVÁ, A.- SIMONOVÁ, M.- STROMPFOVÁ, V.- ŠTYRIAK, I.- OUWEHAND, A.C. Potential of enterococci isolated from horses. In Anaerobe, Vol. 14, Is. 4, 2008, p. 234-236
  11. STROMPFOVÁ, V.- LAUKOVÁ, A.-SIMONOVÁ, M.- MARCIŇÁKOVÁ, M. Occurrence of the Structural Enterocin A, P, B, L50B Genes in Enterococci of Different Origin. In Veterinary Microbiology, vol. 132, Iss.3-4, 2008, p. 293-301
  12. LAUKOVÁ, A.- MARCIŇÁKOVÁ, M.- STROMPFOVÁ, V.-OUWEHAND, A.C. Probiotic Potential of Enterococci Isolated from Canine Feed. In Folia Microbiologica, Vol. 53, no. 1, 2008, p. 84-88.

Expertise and research areas:
Isolation, characterization of new bacteriocin-producing strains with probiotic properties   from different animal ecosystems, feed and food and testing their beneficial effect.