Hartmannella

Hartmannella

 [hahrt″mah-nel´ah]
a genus of free-living protozoa found in fresh water and soil, species of which can cause a primary amebic meningoencephalitis, especially in immunocompromised hosts.

Hartmannella

(hart'mă-nel'ă),
A common free-living ameba found in soil, sewage, and water, known to invade invertebrates (snails, grasshoppers, oysters); suspected but not established as an agent of human primary amebic meningoencephalitis.

Hartmannella

a protozoan parasite, free-living and thought not to be pathogenic, although they were at one time listed as being so.
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Intracellular proliferation of Legionella pneumophila in Hartmannella vermiformis in aquatic biofilms grown on plasticized polyvinyl chloride.
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Development of 18S rRNA-targeted oligonucleotide probes for specific detection of Hartmannella and Naegleria in Legionella-positive environmental samples.
amibas), pueden, bajo ciertas circunstancias volverse patogenos y causar problemas de salud, como es el caso de Naegleria fowleri, Hartmannella vermiformis, Acanthamoeba griffini, A.
Legionella pneumophila associated with the protozoan Hartmannella vermiformis in a model multi-species biofilm has reduced susceptibility to disinfectants.
59) demonstrated the colonization and subsequent predation of heterotrophic biofilms by Hartmannella vermiformis, a free-living protozoon.
Intrapulmonary Hartmannella vermiformis: a potential niche for Legionella pneumophila replication in a murine model of legionellosis.