Cronobacter sakazakii

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Cro·no·bac·ter sa·ka·za·kii

(krōnō-bak-tĕr sah-zahkē-ī) This is a new name for Enterobacter sakazakii, not a new entity.
A bacterial species especially associated with nursery-acquired neonatal meningitis; formerly Enterobacter sakazakii.
Synonym(s): Enterobacter sakazakii.
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MALDI-TOF MS Remark Level of ID Species ID DSM 22901 (T) Species Acinetobacter tjernbergiae CICC 24032 Species Bacillus amyloliquefaciens DSM 18702 (T) Species Cronobacter sakazakii DSM 17453 (T) Species Chryseobacterium hagamense Chryseobacterium sp.
In infants, Cronobacter sakazakii can cause bacteraemia, meningitis and necrotizing enterocolitis.
Cronobacter sakazakii is a foodborne pathogen that has been found in some dry foods, including dehydrated powdered infant formula.
In 2010, FoodNet conducted surveillance for Cronobacter sakazakii infections and found infection in all age groups, the highest rate of invasive infections in infants, and data suggesting that urine might be a more common site of infection than previously thought (5).
Lab M's fast-establishing range of Pinnacle[TM] preprepared agar plates now includes Cronobacter Sakazakii Isolation Medium (CSIM) for added convenience when testing infant milk products.
Methods: Overnight cultures of Cronobacter sakazakii 894, Serratia marcescens 1591, and Yersinia enterocolitica 8081c were inoculated into tryptic soy broth supplemented with AAA at concentrations ranging from 0mg/mL to 40mg/mL.
10] produced by an alkaliphilic bacterium Cronobacter sakazakii isolated from oil contaminated wastewater.
The study from the University of British Columbia has found that the compounds, diallyl sulfide and ajoene, can significantly reduce the contamination risk of Cronobacter sakazakii in the production of dry infant formula powder.
Cronobacter sakazakii have been reported, which can often lead to brain damage or death in babies and infants.
En cuanto a las formulas en polvo rehidratadas no se pueden considerar como un producto esteril (17); la Salmonella enterica y el Cronobacter sakazakii pueden estar presentes en estos productos (18); estos son microorganismos patogenos catalogados por la OMS como A (19,20) por ser los agentes etiologicos de varias enfermedades comunes en los lactantes, tales como infecciones sistemicas, infecciones gastrointestinales, infecciones respiratorias y enterocolitis necrosante y tambien porque se ha demostrado su potencial presencia en preparaciones en polvo dirigidas a la poblacion infantil (21).
The identification by sequence analysis of the 16S rRNA gene was done for all the bacterial samples isolated with the exception of Cronobacter sakazakii, and it was identified only by fatty acid analysis because it was not recovered for DNA extraction.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Parents feeding powdered infant formula to their babies are likely distressed about today's news that Wal-Mart has pulled a popular powdered infant formula brand from their shelves because of possible contamination by bacteria called Cronobacter sakazakii (formerly known as Enterobacter sakazakii).