Prevotella


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Related to Prevotella: Prevotella intermedia, Prevotella melaninogenica, Porphyromonas

Prevotella

(prev'ō-tel'ă),
Genus of gram-negative, nonmotile, non-spore-forming, obligately anaerobic, chemoorganotrophic, and pleomorphic rods; contains many species previously classified in the genus Bacteroides. P. melaninogenica is the type species.

Pre·vo·tel·la

(prev'ō-tel'ă)
Bacterial genus of gram-negative, nonmotile, non-spore-forming, obligately anaerobic, chemoorganotrophic, and pleomorphic rods; includes many species previously classified in the genus Bacteroides.

Pre·vo·tel·la

(prev'ō-tel'ă)
Bacterial genus of gram-negative, nonmotile, non-spore-forming, obligately anaerobic, chemoorganotrophic, and pleomorphic rods; includes many species previously classified in the genus Bacteroides.

Prevotella

a genus of gram negative anaerobic bacteria previously grouped in the genus Bacteroides. Involved in periodontal disease and a cause of dog and cat bite wound infections.

Prevotella melaninogenica
isolated from footrot and foot abscesses of cattle. Previously called Bacteroides melaninogenicus.
Prevotella ruminicola
one of the predominant anaerobic gram negative bacterial species in ruminal contents.
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Gardnerella vaginalis, Atopobium vaginae, and Prevotella and Lactobacillus species made up 81% of the isolates.
Prevotella intermedia and other bacteria of the genus Bacteroides But Porphyromonas gingivalis appears to be one of the essential causative microorganisms in rapidly progressing periodontitis [3].
Initial wound biops ies showed multiple organism growth including 3+ Corynebacterium, 3+ Streptococcus Viridans, and 3+ Prevotella Melaninogenica.
Multicenter survey of the changing in vitro antimicrobial susceptibilities of clinical isolates of Bacteroides fragilis group, Prevotella, Fusobacterium, Porphyromonas, and Peptostreptococcus species.
Lactoferrin, a protein derived from dairy products was found to suppress prevotella intermedia, bacteria found in periodontal disease.
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Prevotella was the most dominant genus, accounting for 16.
Vaginally born infants typically have more microbial diversity in their Gl tract and a higher incidence of Lactobacillus, Prevotella, and Sneathia--all of which are normal inhabitants of a woman's vagina.
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Researchers have linked a species of intestinal bacteria known as Prevotella copri to the onset of rheumatoid arthritis, the first demonstration in humans that the chronic inflammatory joint disease may be mediated in part by specific intestinal bacteria.
But she also determined that Prevotella was the most common bacterial genus in the cattle she studied--occurring in 24 percent of the total number of DNA sequences she analyzed.