Chromobacterium


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Chromobacterium

 [kro″mo-bak-tēr´e-um]
a genus of gram-negative, aerobic or facultatively anaerobic, usually nonpathogenic rod-shaped bacteria; C. viola´ceum may cause abscesses, diarrhea, and urinary tract and systemic infections.

Chromobacterium

(krō'mō-bak-tēr'ē-ŭm),
A genus of bacteria containing gram-negative, motile rods. These microorganisms produce a violet pigment (violacein) and are occasionally pathogenic to humans and animals. The type species is Chromobacterium violaceum.

Chromobacterium

/Chro·mo·bac·te·ri·um/ (kro″mo-bak-tēr´e-um) a genus of schizomycetes (family Rhizobiaceae) that characteristically produce a violet pigment.
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Immobilization by covalent bonding was done by mixing 20 U/ml of lipase from Chromobacterium viscosum with 5 ml phosphate buffer solution and 0.
pachystachya was the most active when the biosensor Chromobacterium violaceum ATCC 31532 was used, the aim of the present work was to identify the compounds responsible for the quorum sensing inhibition activity observed in polar extract, using C.
Chromobacterium violaceum is a gram negative, facultative anaerobic, non-spore forming bacteria found in tropical and subtropical regions.
Chromobacterium violaceum infection: A clinical review of an important but neglected infection.
Nine predominant bacterial genera; Achromobacter, Alcaligenes, Aeromonas, Bacillus, Chromobacterium, Corynebacterium, Micrococcus, Pseudomonas and Serratia were identified.
The most potent prevented laboratory worms from being killed by a bug called Chromobacterium violaceum, which often infects people through lacerated skin.
Serratia marcescens, Chromobacterium violaceum, Micrococcus luteus, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa were plated onto minimal salts motor oil agar to determine the organisms' ability to grow on this media.
1) These pneumonias are associated with many organisms (eg, Aeromonas, Burkholderia pseudomallei, Chromobacterium violaceum, and Pseudomonas species), and difficult to distinguish from noninfectious adult respiratory distress syndromes.
Now, lab tests have shown that a bacterium called Chromobacterium suttsuga produces multiple toxins that kill the pests.
The mapping of the chromobacterium violaceum is part of the $4.
Variations in geographic distribution was marked, ranging from the least isolated Chromobacterium violaceum (found in two of the 12 locations and only five of the 36 core samples) to the most common Pseudomonas aeruginosa (found in all 12 locations and 33 of the 36 core samples).
Additionally, the Brazilian Genome Project, a network of laboratories in fifteen states in Brazil, is using the MegaBACE systems to sequence the genome of Chromobacterium violaceum , a bacteria in the Amazon region.