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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The team, including the doctoral researchers Dvid Szamosvri and Tamara Schuhmacher, developed and investigated synthetic derivatives of the natural substance that proved surprisingly efficient against the pathogen Moraxella catarrhalis.
parainfluenzae, Moraxella catarrhalis, Staphylococcus aureus, S.
In addition, those with more Moraxella - which causes lowers respiratory tract infections - also had worse symptoms and a greater viral load.
gonorrhoeae (n = 72) and commensal Neisseria and Moraxella species (n = 111) (Table 2).
Apart from Staphylococcus, E.coli (Rajesh et al., 2009) and Moraxella (Jeyabal et al., 2013) isolates were reported in cases affected with keratoconjuctivitis.
Lactobacillus sporogenes Micrococcus flavus Vibrio cholerae Auranofin MRSA Chlorpromazine Corynebacterium urealyticum Escherichia coli Klebsiella pneumoniae Citrobacter freundii Morganella morganii Acinetobacter baumannii Haemophilus influenzae Moraxella catarrhalis Campylobacter jejuni Staphylococcus aureus Staphylococcus epidermidis Streptococcus pneumoniae Streptococcus pyogenes Streptococcus agalactiae Enterococcus faecalis Clostridium perfringens Clostridium difficile Bacreroides fragilis Prevotella spp.
There is an increased frequency of B lactamase production by Haemophilus influenza and Moraxella catarrhalis, penicillin resistant staphylococcus aureus and multiple drug resistance of streptococcus pneumonia; the surface epithelium may show sign of desquamation, regeneration or metaplasia while the submucosa infiltrated with lympho-cytes and plasma cells.
pneumoniae high nonsusceptibility at 5% of strains and beta-lactamase production by Moraxella catarrhalis at 100% of strains.
Group * Standard HOCl Species Aerobic and facultative bacteria Gram-positive Coagulase-negative staphylococci 1 2 Staphylococcus aureus 5 5 Streptococcus pneumoniae 1 1 Moraxella catarrhalis 1 1 Group G Streptococcus 1 1 Gram-negative Haemophilus influenzae 2 2 Klebsiella pneumoniae 4 4 Klebsiella oxytoca 1 Pseudomonas aeruginosa 8 6 Pseudomonas putida 1 1 Enterobacter aerogenes 1 1 Citrobacter koseri 3 2 Escherichia coli 1 1 Stenotrophomonas maltophilia 2 2 Total aerobic and facultative bacteria 32 29 Anaerobic bacteria Gram-positive Propionibacterium acnes 1 Peptostreptococcus micra 8 7 Peptostreptococcus anaerobius 2 2 Clostridium hastiforme 1 1 Gram-negative Fusobacterium nucleatum 3 3 Total anaerobic bacteria 15 13 Total bacterial isolates 47 42 Group * NS Alcohol Species No.
Aebi, "A reservoir of Moraxella catarrhalis in human pharyngeal lymphoid tissue," Journal of Infectious Diseases, vol.
The genus Moraxella consists of aerobic gram-negative coccobacilli, and it was first described in 1967.