pneumoniae and Branhamella
catarhalis (Moraxella catarhalis) (1,5,25,26).
Impact of antimicrobial therapy on nasopharyngeal carriage of Streptococcus pneumoniae, Haemophilus influenzae, and Branhamella
catarrhalis in children with respiratory tract infections.
An extract of Sambucus nigra L (black elderberry) was found to have antimicrobial activity in vitro against the gram-positive bacteria Streptococcus pyogenes and group C and G Streptococci, against the grarn-negative bacterium Branhamella
catarrhalis, and against human influenza viruses.
Bacterial species such as branhamella
cotarrhalis brochothrix, micrococcus lutells and bacillus firmus were found capable of growing in solid media supplemented with indulin AT (a polymeric industrial Lignin) (Kumar etal.