Aerococcus


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Aerococcus

[′e·rō‚käk·əs]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Streptococcaceae; spherical cells have the tendency to form tetrads; they ferment glucose with production of dextrorotatory lactic acid (homofermentative).
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These restricted species were Staphylococcus saprophytius, for gestation/farrowing room, Proteus mirabilis for nursery room and Aerococcus viridans for growing/fattening room, respectively.
Ultimately, the culture grew 25,000 CFU Aerococcus urinae, and his empiric treatment was changed from ciprofloxacin to amoxicillin with clavulonate.
Classification of Homarus americanus hemocytes and the use of differential hemocyte counts in lobsters infected with Aerococcus viridans var.
In a similar case, Aerococcus urinae was found to be the causal pathogen in a case of necrotizing urethritis reported by Babaeer et al.
Among these bacteria, the Gram-positive bacteria such as Enterococcus, Pediococcus, Aerococcus, Staphylococcus [33], and Bacillus spp.
(2001) isolated 18 species of bacteria from the intestinal tract of the Nuevo Leon strain of mass reared Mexican fruit fly, with Enterobacter, Providencia, Serratia, and Staphylococcus as the most frequent genera, and Citrobacter, Streptococcus, Aerococcus, and Listeria less frequently found.
- 18 Flavobacteriaceae Chryseobacterium indologenes - 20 Flavobacteriaceae Weeksella virosa - 21 Aerococcaceae Aerococcus viridans + 30 Enterococcaceae Enterococcus faecium + 20 Enterococcaceae Enterococcus durans + 22 Enterococcaceae Enterococcus casseliflavus + 21 Staphylococcaceae Gemella morbillorum + 20 Pseudomonadaceae Pseudomonas spp.
Differential expression of American lobster (Homarus americanus) immune related genes during infection of Aerococcus viridans var.
"Autres coques a Gram positif catalase negative d'interet medical: Aerococcus, Leuconostoc, Pediococcus ".
Aerococcus species were first identified in 1953 as catalase negative, alpha-haemolytic, Gram positive cocci distinct from streptococci and enterococci [1].