Actinomycetales


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Actinomycetales

[‚ak·tə·nō‚mī·sə′tā·lēz]
(microbiology)
An order of bacteria; cells form branching filaments which develop into mycelia in some families.
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Most of the Actinomycetales bacteria are strict saprophytes and are widely distributed in earth and water.
In fact, Brevibacterium is a unique genus of the Brevibacteriacea family located in the suborder Micrococcineae, order Actinomycetales, and class Actinobacteria.
2] The genus Nocardia belongs to the order Actinomycetales, a group of aerobic, Gram-positive filamentous bacteria.
Studies on the ecology of actinomycetes in an agricultural soil amended with organic residues: identification of the dominant groups of Actinomycetales.
and classified as higher prokaryotic bacteria as well as the Mycobacteriacae family, which belongs to the same order Actinomycetales.
It belongs to order of Actinomycetales, family of Dermatophilaceae.
are aerobic, gram-positive bacteria of the order Actinomycetales, known for their ability to produce antimicrobial molecules such as streptomycin.
Actividad antimicrobiana de Actinomycetales aislados desde ambientes acuaticos de sur de Chile.
Mycobacilli--Nocardiosis and Actinomycosis: Although actinomycosis and nocardiosis are often considered together when discussing systemic mycoses, they are filamentous, gram-positive, bacteria in the order of Actinomycetales, and not true fungi.
Streptomyces, gram -positive bacteria in the order Actinomycetales are able to produce extracellular secretions with different properties such as antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, nematicidal, antitumor, and enzyme inhibitory activities (7,8).