Branhamella


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Branhamella

[‚bran·ə′mel·ə]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Neisseriaceae; cocci occur in pairs with flattened adjacent sides; parasites of mammalian mucous membranes.
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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.