Acinetobacter anitratus | definition of Acinetobacter anitratus by Medical dictionary
Acinetobacter anitratus (1) Acinetobacter spp—saccharolytic, nonhaemolytic
(2) Acinetobacter spp–saccharolytic, haemolytic.
The genus Acinetobacter is subdivided by microbiologists based on whether it can (saccharolytic) or cannot (asaccharolytica) break down sucrose and cause haemolysis.
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In a study done in Beirut in the most commonly identified organism was Acinetobacter anitratus
, followed by Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Klebsiella species.22 Trivedi et al.,23 reported an incidence of 9.38% of HAP and 38% had ventilator associated pneumonia.
Preliminary studies of cellulase production by Acinetobacter anitratus
and Branhamella sp., African Journal of Biotechnology, 06: 028-033