vibriostatic

vi·bri·o·stat·ic

(vib'rē-ō-stat'ik)
Pertains to the ability of the compound O/129 to inhibit the growth of Vibrio species; vibriostatic agent O/129 helps distinguish Vibrio species that are susceptible to the agent from closely related species that are resistant.
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Sensitivity was demonstrated with the vibriostatic gent, 0/129 (150 [micro]g/disc and 10 [micro]g/disc).
Sensitivity was demonstrated with the vibriostatic agent 0/129 (150 [micro]g/disc and 10 [micro]g/disc).
The antimicrobial susceptibility of 15 of the 40 isolates examined showed that the strains were sensitive to tetracycline, ampicillin, furazolidone, erythromycin, and ciprofloxacin but resistant to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, and also to the vibriostatic compound 0/129.
2]S), positive oxidase, negative urease, fermentation of mannitol but not dulcitol and inositol, resistance to vibriostatic agent 0/129, and ability to grow at 0% NaCl.
Its antibiotype showed resistance to trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, sulfonamides, trimethoprim, chloramphenicol, streptomycin, and vibriostatic agent O129 (a molecule naturally active against V.
cholerae isolated and 60 randomly selected tetracycline-susceptible strains were tested for sensitivity to the following drugs: ampicillin, cephalotin, doxycycline, sulfonamide, trimethoprim, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, chloramphenicol, streptomycin, spectinomycin, neomycin, kanamycin, nalidixic acid, pefloxacin, erythromycin, rifampicin, and nitrofurantoin, as well as to vibriostatic agent 0129.
striatum by using colonial morphology, carbohydrate assimilation tests, and sensitivity to amoxycillin and the vibriostatic compound O/129, in conjunction with the API Coryne and API 20NE systems (17).