Aerococcus


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Aerococcus

[′e·rō‚käk·əs]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Streptococcaceae; spherical cells have the tendency to form tetrads; they ferment glucose with production of dextrorotatory lactic acid (homofermentative).
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KEY WORDS: lobster, Homarus americanus, sulfide, hypoxia, ammonium, Aerococcus viridans
Species were dominated by nonhemolytic streptococci (40 locations, 12%) and Aerococcus sp.
Acinetobacter calcoaceticus-baumanii complex, Aerococcus, alpha and beta hemolytic Streptococcus, Citrobacter, Morganella morganii, Providentia stuartii, Salmonella enteritidis, and Serratia marcescens ("others") together were <10% (average LE 31%, NT 18%) of the total culture positive results (Table 2).
identified Acinetobacter, Enterobacter, Pseudomonas, Klebsiella, erithromicrobiom, alcaligenes and Aerococcus as PAHs degrading bacteria from contaminated soils [10].
Urosepsis with Actinobaculum schaalii and Aerococcus urinae.
Diabetic mice had higher levels of Staphylococcus and certain other bacteria, such as Aerococcus and Weissella, in their wounds.
The microtiter plate was coated with 100 [micro]L of 25 mg/L of the polysaccharide from Aerococcus viridans (Fukuoka Red Cross Blood Centre) for H-ficolin, 100 [micro]L of 0.
Aerococcus viridans, Carnobacterium viridans and Weissella viridescens cause discoloration in cooked bologna.
1979), who examined the effect of Aerococcus viridans homari on oxygen binding capacity of Hc.
oralis, Gemella morbillorum, and Aerococcus urinae.
This species is subject to different infections, including those caused by bacterial agents such as the Gram-positive Aerococcus viridans (Stewart et al.