Pantoea agglomerans

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Pan·to·e·a ag·glom·er·ans

(pan-tō-ē'ă ă-glom'ĕr-anz)
Formerly Enterobacter agglomerans, member of the family Enterobacteriaceae; associated with infections acquired from contaminated intravenous fluids.
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Vinas, Survival of Pantoea agglomerans strain CPA2 in a spray-drying process.
Unusual causes of peritonitis in a peritoneal dialysis patient: Alcaligenes faecalis and Pantoea agglomerans.
Se ensayaron siete cepas Gram positivas: Streptococcus mutans (ATCC 35668), Staphylococcus aureus (ATcC 12398), Staphylococcus epidermidis (ATCC 35984), Staphylococcus epidermidis (donada por la FES Cuautitlan), Staphylococcus epidermidis (ATCC 12228, donada por la Clinica Universitaria de Salud Integral (CUSI), Iztacala), Actinomyces viscosus (WFCC 449), Enterococcus faecalis (CDBB-B1533) y siete cepas Gram negativas: Pseudomonas aeruginosa (CDBB-B-999), Pantoea agglomerans (CDBB-B-959), Enterobacter aerogenes (CDBBB-958), Proteus miriabilis (caso clinico, donada por el Hospital Angeles), Escherichia coli (caso clinico, donada por la CUSI-Iztacala), Vibrio cholerae (caso clinico) y Vibrio cholerae (CDC V12 (El Tor)).
Six cases of sepsis caused by Pantoea agglomerans in a teaching hospital.
coli isolates exhibiting the remaining four reaction types were identified to be Enterobacter asburiae (E19), Kluyvera georgiana (E3), Pantoea agglomerans (E 30) and Phytobacter diazotrophicus (2ss1B3) all belonginng to the Enterobacteriaceae family and their 16S rRNA sequences were submitted in the GenBank with accession numbers KT804411, KT804412, KT804413 and KU240006 respectively.
This suppression effect was demonstrated to be a result of three groups of bacteria: Exiguobacterium acetylicum, Pantoea agglomerans and Microbacteria.
Three outbreaks caused by non-Legionella bacteria resulted in 90 (21%) cases, among which 56 (62%) were caused by Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli, 22 (24%) by Shigella sonnei, and 12 (13%) by Pantoea agglomerans (hospital-acquired bloodstream infection).
Among seven species of the rare organism, Pantoea agglomerans is the most prominent species in humans and clinical cases of Pantoea dispersa infection have scarcely been described.
On the other hand, Pantoea agglomerans isolated from our samples has been reported as a cause of opportunistic infections (30).
Erwinia herbicola and Enterobacter agglomerans have been synonymized with pantoea agglomerans so these 3 genera identified in chilli thrips could represent a single taxon found in association with several insects (Medina et al.