Effect of sub-MIC dose (500 pg/ml) of P tenuiflorus extract on the inhibition of bacterial motility
(swimming and swarming) as compared to untreated control.
QS-1 and QS-II have differential impact on bacterial motility
and affect E.
pylori correlates with a decrease in bacterial motility
and the promotion of biofilm formation (30-32).
aeruginosa stains in the liver and spleen via the blood by inhibition of bacterial motility at the site of infection, which is the principal mechanism of protection in the bloodstream infections following P.
Yokota et al., "Inhibitory activity on bacterial motility and in vivo protective activity of human monoclonal antibodies against flagella of Pseudomonas aeruginosa," Infection and Immunity, vol.
The bacterial motility
can be determined under dark field microscopy.
Through bacterial motility
assays, the mutant MHT88 showed stronger swarming motility than wild type MHT6.
The flagellum is an important structure for bacterial motility
and its expression is one of the pathogenicity factors modulated by Quorum Sensing (BEARSON & BEARSON, 0008; WALTER & SPERANDIO, 0006).
The Influence of Antibiotics on Bacterial Motility
and its Implication for Drug Efficacy in Micro gravity.