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Streptomyces

(strĕp'təmī`sēz), bacterial genus of the order Actinomycetales, members of which resemble fungi in their branching filamentous structure. Various species produce such antibiotics as streptomycinstreptomycin
, antibiotic produced by soil bacteria of the genus Streptomyces and active against both gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria (see Gram's stain), including species resistant to other antibiotics, e.g.
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 and various tetracyclinestetracycline
, any of a group of antibiotics produced by bacteria of the genus Streptomyces. They are effective against a wide range of Gram positive and Gram negative bacteria, interfering with protein synthesis in these microorganisms (see Gram's stain).
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Moreover, a novel poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) (PHB) depolymerase from a thermophilic Streptomyces sp.
Some properties of an antibiotic obtained from a species of Streptomyces.
Branching filaments, abundant aerial mycelia, and long chains of small rectiflexible spores are visible, all of which are characteristic of Streptomyces sp.
The strongest influence showed Streptomyces cyaneus, the weakest one--Fusarium cu/mo-rum.
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Identifying plant resistance is difficult, partly because complex populations of multiple Streptomyces strains are usually present in production fields.
Oganism-2 Powdery colony appears +ve Streptomyces convex, concave or flat surface; white, gray to pinkish color Colony.
After the incubation for 24 hours the populations of bacteria were counted, and Streptomyces species samples were analyzed after incubation of 4-7 days from different medicinal plants.
Singh 2007 using 2-step method, salt precipitation and ion exchange on DEAE cellulose from thermo stable alkaline protease from salt tolerant Streptomyces clavuligerus strain MIT -1.
The bio-oil blocked the growth of the bacteria Streptomyces scabies and Clavibacter michiganensis and the fungus Pythium ultimum.
Hygromycin B is a potent product of Streptomyces hygroscopicus that acts as an antibiotic against both prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms (1), (2).
The drug was extracted from the soil bug Streptomyces after the scientists found and activated a particular group of dormant genes in the microbe.