Acinetobacter calcoaceticus

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a species of bacteria originally found in a quinate enrichment; strains of this organism previously identified as Bacterium anitratum were found in the genitourinary tract; it is the type species of the genus Acinetobacter.
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HPLC results showed the most powerful penanthrene degrading bacteria are Brevibacterium iodinum and Acinetobacter calcoaceticus that degraded %86.
Se lograron identificar en las diferentes zonas estudiadas (Tabla 2) las mismas especies como es el caso de Acinetobacter calcoaceticus, Enterobacter cloacae presentes en la zona 1 y 3, Pantoea spp en la zona 2 y 3 y Providencia alcalifaciens en la 2 y 3, lo cual sugiere una misma fuente de contaminacion o contaminacion cruzada.
Acinetobacter calcoaceticus var anitratus was also recovered from both liver and blood, consistent with the patient's premortem septic state.
Acinetobacter calcoaceticus is present in the skin and throat of a human body as normal flora (5), and is also found in soil as a typical bacterium (6).
Acinetobacter calcoaceticus biovar anitratus septicaemia in a neonatal intensive care unit: epidemiology and control.
baumannii and other species such as Acinetobacter pitii, Acinetobacter nosocomialis, and Acinetobacter calcoaceticus.
Vascular catheter-related bloodstream infection due to Acinetobacter johnsonii (formerly Acinetobacter calcoaceticus var.
hdds3fr as it was reported with Burkholderia cepacia DA23 (44), Acinetobacter calcoaceticus Y C-5a (45), Serratia marcescens CTM 50650 (45), Pantoea agglomerans R-42 (42) and Pseudomonas sp.
Acinetobacter calcoaceticus was found to show 100% sensitivity to cotrimoxazole & ciprofloxacin but at the same time was 100% resistance to ampicillin, gentamicin, cefuroxime & cefotaxime each.