Sphingobacterium

Sphingobacterium

(sfĭng″gō-băk-tē′rē-um)
A genus of gram-negative bacilli formerly identified as Flavobacterium. It is commonly present in soil and may occasionally cause skin infections and sepsis.
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junii 1 - Stenotrophomonas maltophilia 2 - Roseomonas gilardii 1 - Sphingobacterium multivorum 1 - Anaerobic gram-negative bacilli Bacteroides fragilis 1 - 1 - B.
1973), Alcaligenes faecalis (Castellani and Chalmers 1919), Sphingobacterium multivorum (Holmes et al.
A method for producing a dipeptide includes producing a dipeptide from a carboxy component and an amine component by using a culture of a microbe belonging to the genus Sphingobacterium and having the ability to form the dipeptide from the carboxy component and the amine component, a microbial cell separated from the culture, treated microbial cell product of the microbe or a peptide-forming enzyme derived from the microbe.
The semi-automatic Api 20NE gallery (bioMerieux, Marcy l'Etoile, France) identified the strain as Sphingomonas paucimobilis, whereas the ID-GNB card of the VITEK 2 system (bio-Merieux) identified the bacterium as Sphingobacterium thalpophilum.
marcescens H,C Shewanella putrelaciens C Sphingobacterium multivorum H Sphingomonas paucimobilis H,C Stenotrophomonas maltophilia H