Moraxella

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Moraxella

[mə′rak·sə·lə]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria that are parasites of mucous membranes.
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Moraxella bovis is a gram negative bacterium which is usually found in corneal tissues of animals suffering from infectious Keratoconjunctivitis (Barner, 1952).
Their collective work has helped characterize important pathogenic factors associated with Moraxella bovis and identified genes encoding these factors (Angelos et al.
The most common cause of this distressing and economically important disease is the bacteria Moraxella bovis.
The bacteria Moraxella bovis is the most common pathogen associated with pinkeye.