Edwardsiella


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Edwardsiella

[e¦dwärd·zē′el·ə]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Enterobacteriaceae; motile rods that produce hydrogen sulfide from TSI agar.
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Effect of soybean meal replacement by cottonseed meal and iron supplementation on growth, immune response and resistance of Channel Catfish (Ictalurus puctatus) to Edwardsiella ictaluri challenge.
Bacteremia with and without meningitis due to Yersinia enterocolitica, Edwardsiella tarda, Comamonas terrigena, and Pseudomonas maltophilia.
Aeromonas sobria and Edwardsiella tarda were consistently cultured from the intestines.
Seabather's eruption" or "sea lice" is a self-limited dermatitis caused by Linuche unguiculata (jellyfish) and Edwardsiella lineata (sea anemone) larvae that become trapped under bathing suits and secrete toxins causing a maculopapular rash (81).
A major catfish disease caused by the bacterium Edwardsiella ictaluri, ESC costs catfish farmers as much as $60 million a year in losses.
The bacteria used for challenge test were obtained as a reference pathogenic strain of Edwardsiella tarda (FSW910410).
Heads up, catfish farmers: Like the old joke says, there's good news and bad news about Edwardsiella ictaluri, the bacterial culprit behind $20-million annual losses to enteric septicemia of catfish (ESC).
Effect of overwinter feeding regimen on body weight, body composition and resistance to Edwardsiella ictaluri in channel catfish, Ictarulus punctatus.
Mortality among catfish infected with Edwardsiella ictaluri - and the resultant enteric septicemia - can run as high as 50 percent.