actinomycete

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actinomycete

[‚ak·tə·nō′mī‚sēt]
(microbiology)
Any member of the bacterial family Actinomycetaceae.
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Group 2 (saliva, tongue, tonsils, and posterior pharyngeal wall) demonstrated a decreased relative abundance of Firmicutes compared to Group 1 replaced by increased levels of four phyla: Bacteroidetes, Fusobacteria, Actinobacteria and the candidate phylum TM7, and with a predominance of Streptococcus (approximately 20%), followed by approximately equal abundance of the genera Veillonella, Prevotella, Neisseria, Fusobacterium, Actinomyces and Leptotrichia
Biodiversity, bioactive natural products and biotechnological potential of plant-associated endophytic actinobacteria.
At the phylum level, numbers of Actinobacteria, Bacteroidetes, and Proteobacteria were significantly increased in cases, whereas Firmicutes, Fusobacteria, Tenericutes, and Verrucomicrobia were higher in controls (P < 0.
After 5-7 days the morphology of the bacteria, actinobacteria and micromycetes colonies on plates was assessed by the needle strike and the optical microscopy.
For example, the pharmaceuticals Tetracycline, Streptomycin, and Erythromycin were isolated from common Actinobacteria in the genus Streptomyces.
Muller and Deurer (2011) reviewed research on bioremediation methods to control SWR, which has consisted of evaluating various actinobacteria for effects on SWR in laboratory and field studies.
Similar 16S rDNA gene studies of the digestive tract of dugongs (Dugong dugong) also showed similar results, with primary phyla including Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, Actinobacteria, Lentisphaerae, Proteobacteria, and Verrucomicrobia (Tsukinowa, E.
The main bacterial phyla comprising the human gut microbiome are the gram-negative Bacteroidetes and Proteobacteria and the gram-positive Actinobacteria and Firmicutes (Frank et al.
In the Missouri S and T study, a diet supplemented by sterculic oil also correlated with lower levels of three types of gut microbiota - Actinobacteria, Bacilli and Erysipelotrichia - in the obese mice.
7]) with sterile water and the diluted sub-samples were plated on 5 different selective media to isolate various groups of microbes including (1) overall aerobic bacteria, (2) fluorescent pseudomonads, (3) actinobacteria, (4) overall fungi and, (5) entomopathogenic fungi.