adonitol


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adonitol

[ə′dän·ə‚tōl]
(biochemistry)
C5H12O5 A pentitol from the dicotyledenous plant Adonis vernalis; large crystals that are optically inactive and melt at 102°C; it does not reduce Fehling's solution, and is freely soluble in water and hot alcohol. Also known as adonite; ribitol.
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Sugars C3 A2 A3 A4 A5 Esculine Hdrolysis -ve +ve +ve +ve +ve Arabinose -ve +ve +ve -ve +ve Xylose -ve -ve -ve -ve -ve Adonitol -ve -ve -ve -ve -ve Rhomnose -ve -ve -ve +ve -ve Cellobiose -ve -ve +ve +ve +ve Melibinose -ve +ve -ve +ve -ve Raffinose -ve +ve +ve +ve -ve Trehalose -ve +ve +ve +ve +ve Glucose -ve +ve +ve +ve +ve Lactose -ve +ve -ve +ve -ve Sacarose -ve +ve +ve +ve +ve
2]S on triple sugar iron 0 - Voges-Proskauer 0 - Lysine decarboxylase 100 + Ornithine decarboxylase 100 + Arginine dihydrolase 0 - Glucose, acid 100 + Glucose, gas 100 + Acid from Adonitol 0 - L-arabinose 100 + Cellobiose 0 - Dulcitol 0 - Myo-inositol 0 - Lactose 3.
A newly discovered species, K varicola, is separated from K pneumoniae only by lack of adonitol fermentation.
Burkholderia thailandensis also assimilates L-arabinose and adonitol and does not assimilate dulcitol and erythritol, in contrast to B pseudomallei.
As colonias que apresentaram as caracteristicas para este microrganismo foram estocadas em Agar Infusao Cerebro e Coracao (BHI AGAR) e submetidas as provas bioquimicas [testes de producao de indol, vermelho de metila, Voges-Proskauer, citrato (IMViC), lactose, celobiose, adonitol, manitol e producao de gas a partir de glicose] e provas sorologicas.
The sugars included: D-Xylose, L-Rhamnose, Sucrose, Lactose, Melibiose, Raffinose, Melezitose, Glycerol, Adonitol, Sorbitol and Mannitol.