Prevotella melaninogenica

Prev·o·tel·la mel·a·ni'n·o·ge'·ni·ca

a species found in the mouth, feces, infections of the mouth, soft tissue, respiratory tract, urogenital tract, and intestinal tract; implicated in periodontal disease; seen in aspiration. The type species of Pretovella.

Prev·o·tel·la mel·a·nin·o·gen·ic·a

(prev'ō-tel'ă mel'ă-nin-ō-jen'i-kă)
A bacterial species found in the mouth, feces, infections of the mouth, soft tissue, respiratory tract, urogenital tract, and intestinal tract. Implicated in periodontal disease; seen in aspiration pneumonitis. The type species of Prevotella.

Prev·o·tel·la mel·a·nin·o·gen·ic·a

(prev'ō-tel'ă mel'ă-nin-ō-jen'i-kă)
Bacterial species found in the mouth, feces, soft tissue, and the respiratory, urogenital, and intestinal tracts; implicated in periodontal disease. Type species of Pretovella.

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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fragilis 81 (45%), Clostridium perfringens 23 (13%), Peptostreptococcus anaerobius 14 (8%) and Prevotella melaninogenica 14 (8%) were analysed separately.
99 Prevotella melaninogenica 99 Cloacibacterium normanense 93 Ralstonia solanacearum 99 Haemophilus haemolyticus 99 Uncultured Arcobacter sp.
Human lactoferrin binding to Porphyromonas gingivalis, Prevotella intermedia and Prevotella melaninogenica.
Capnocytophaga gingivalis, Prevotella melaninogenica and Streptococcus mitis were elevated in the saliva of patients with OSCC.
The anaerobic culture grew few beta-lactamase--positive Prevotella melaninogenica and few other beta-lactamase--positive, anaerobic, gram-negative rods.
Porphyromonas gingivalis, Prevotella intermedia, Prevotella melaninogenica, and Bacteroides forsythus are Gram negative anaerobic bacteria and are considered to be directly responsible for the periodontitis (periodontopathic bacteria).
28) Prevotella melaninogenica, as a saccharolytic bacteria, disintegrates galactose.
Human monocytes and gingival fibroblasts release tumor necrosis factor-alpha, interleukin-1 alpha and interleukin-6 in response to particulate and soluble fractions of Prevotella melaninogenica and Fusobacterium nucleatum.
Human lactoferrin binding to Porphyromonas ginvgivalis, Prevotella intermedia and Prevotella melaninogenica.
5] cells/mL of each of three species--Capnocytophaga gingivalis, Prevotella melaninogenica, and Streptococcus mitis--had a sensitivity of 85% and a specificity of 82% for diagnosis of oral cancer.
anginosus (found in 52% of patients), Staphylococcus aureus (30% of patients), Eikenella corrodens (30% of patients), Fusobacterium nucleatum (32% of patients), and Prevotella melaninogenica (22% of patients), the investigators reported (Clin.