Corynebacterium


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Corynebacterium

[¦kȯr·ə‚nē·bak′tir·ē·əm]
(microbiology)
A genus of gram-positive, straight or slightly curved rods in the coryneform group of bacteria; club-shaped swellings are common; includes human and animal parasites and pathogens, and plant pathogens.
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The bacteria used were Escherichia coli (PTCC 1396), Klebsiella bacter (PTCC 1053), Escherichia albertii (PTCC 1399), Staphylococcus aureus (PTCC 1431), Staphylococcus epidermis (PTCC 1435), Corynebacterium glutamicum (PTCC 1532 and three fungal strain, Aspergillus niger (PTCC 5154) Fusarium solani (PTCC 5284), Alternaria alternaria (PTCC 5224), obtained from the Persian type culture collection (PTCC), Tehran, Iran.
Corynex(TM) uses the gram-positive Corynebacterium glutamicum to reduce purification steps, lower costs, and increase yield.
The Bruker Biotyper was also validated for identification of Corynebacterium species, generally perceived as a more challenging group of organisms to identify to the species level compared to common gram-negative bacilli and gram-positive cocci.
Complete Freund (CF) adjuvant, incomplete Freund (IF) adjuvant and Corynebacterium parvum (CP) were selected for treatment of metastatic mammary tumors in rats, in combination with a selective photothermal interaction.
Scientists at the University of California, San Francisco, indicated that sinusitis might be linked to the loss of normal microbial diversity within the sinuses following an infection and the subsequent colonization of the sinuses by the culprit bacterium, which is called Corynebacterium tuberculostearicum.
About one in eight people in the UK will get a peptic ulcer at some point in their lives, so-called because they develop in the stomach and duodenum where the digestive enzyme pepsin is found, we now know that they're caused by a bacterial infection with corynebacterium pylori.
Shah et al (2002) reported that maintenance medium for Corynebacterium glutamicum employed beef extract, 1.
uberis, Corynebacterium bovis and Coagulase negative Staphylococcus) usually causes considerably less SCC elevation.
This is notably the case in Bordetella avium (1), Clostridium botulinum (2), Corynebacterium diphtheriae (3), Escherichia coli (4), Pseudomonas aeruginosa (5), Shigella dysenteriae (6), Staphylococcus aureus (7) and Streptococcus pyogenes (8).
Diger gram pozitif organizmalardan grup A streptokoklar, enterococcus, propionobacterium, corynebacterium, Haemophilus influenzae, Streptococcus pneumoniae, Neisseria, meningitidis etken patojenlerdir (4,5).

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