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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Persistence of a distinct Corynebacterium diptheriae clonal group within two communities in the United States and Canada where diphtheria is endemic.
The Microbacterium genus is a member of the Corynebacterium group.
B (DSM 2134) 1 1 20 100 Enterococcus faecalis (ATCC 19212) 1 100 100 100 Escherichia coli (ATCC 25922) -- -- -- -- Morganella morganii (E 10679/93) -- -- 100 100 Klebsiella pneumoniae (ATCC 27736) -- -- -- -- Pseudomonas aeruginosa (ATCC 27853) -- -- 100 100 Serratia marcescens (E 8382/92) -- -- -- -- Pseudomonas maltophilia (D 141/92) -- -- 100 100 Bacillus subtilis (ATCC 6633) 1 20 20 20 Micrococcus luteus (DSM 348) 1 1 100 100 Corynebacterium amycolatum (ATCC 494368) 1 10 20 100 Corynebact.
Bacillus subtilis, Corynebacterium diphtheria, Corynebacterium xerosis, Staphylococcus aureus, Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), Staphylococcus epidermidis, Staphylococcus saprophyticus, Streptococcus faecalis and Streptococcus pyogenes were used as Gram-positive bacterial strains.
La Linfadenitis Caseosa (LC) es una enfermedad infecciosa cronica que afecta a pequenos rumiantes, el agente causal es Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis y en ovejas (Ovis aries) cursa con agrandamiento visible y/o palpable en ganglios linfaticos superficiales, pudiendo estar acompanada con secrecion purulenta caseosa e inclusive, con manifestaciones semejantes en organos linfoides profundos [2, 10], comprometiendo asi la productividad de los rebanos por la depreciacion de carnes, disminucion de la ganancia de peso, produccion de leche y lana, emaciacion progresiva del animal hasta la muerte y/o retiro prematuro dentro de los rebanos [16, 72].
Corynebacterium species are Gram positive, catalase-positive, aerobic or facultatively anaerobic non-motile rods often with clubbed ends occurring singly or in pairs.
Identification of more lysine producing strains, such as strains of Brevibacteri um and Corynebacterium their mutants were developed that are used to enhance the lysine production (Anastassiadis, 2007).

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