Delftia acidovorans


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Delf·tia ac·id·o·vor·ans

(delf'shē-ă as'id-ō-vōr'anz)
Aerobic, non-spore-forming, gram-negative bacilli found in the environment (e.g., soil, water) and on plants including fruits and vegetables; reported as agent of bacteremia, intravenous drug use-related endocarditis, and acute suppurative otitis.
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These three enzymes are encoded by three genes which have been identified in some bacteria like P putida UCC22 (Fukumori and Saint, 1997), Acinetobacter spp.YAA (Fujii et al., 1997), Delftia acidovorans 7N (Urata et al., 2004), Delftia tsuruhatensis AD9 (Liang et al., 2005), Frateuria sp.ANA-18(Murakami et al., 2003) and Delftia sp.AN3 (Zhang et al., 2008).
Genes involved in aniline degradation by Delftia acidovorans strain 7N and its distribution in the natural environment.
(2015) isolated many microorganism species from poultry manure compost, including inter alia those belonging to the class of Betaproteobacteria--Burkholderia vietnamiensis AU4, Pseudomonas cepacia, Pandoraea norimbergensis Al, Delftia acidovorans JVD6A, Castellaniella ginsengisoli DCY36, and genera Ralstonia 16S and Alcaligenes; and from the division Firmicutes--Ornithinibacillus sp.
Sly, "Phylogenetic relationships among members of the Comamonadaceae, and description of Delftia acidovorans (den Dooren de Jong 1926 and Tamaoka et al.
Lim, "A rare polymicrobial keratitis involving Chryseobacterium meningosepticum and Delftia acidovorans in a cosmetic contact lens wearer," Eye & Contact Lens, vol.
En Delftia acidovorans MC1 tratada con acido 2,4-diclorofenoxipropionico y sus derivados 2,4-diclorofenol y 3,5-diclorocatecol, Tomas-Gallardo et al.
Acute infective endocarditis caused by Delftia acidovorans, a rare pathogen complicating intravenous drug use.
More recently, a team led by Nathan Magarvey, who is cross-appointed to the departments of biochemistry and chemistry at McMaster University, decided to investigate the other organism, Delftia acidovorans. "We had a hunch that these bacteria might be using non-ribosomal peptides, which my lab studies frequently," says Magarvey.
Delftia acidovorans lives in sticky biofilms that form on top of gold deposits, but exposure to dissolved gold ions can kill it.
Chemists have often pondered why the germ Delftia acidovorans is frequently found on the surface of tiny gold nuggets.
Even with such stringent preventive measures, process-introduced contamination is a rather common phenomenon, largely due to the presence of contaminants such as Delftia acidovorans in MDA reagents.
By looking at the DNA in biofilms that grow on gold grains collected from the Prophet gold mine in southeast Queensland, Australia , the University of Adelaide's Frank Reith and his colleagues discovered that 90 percent of the bacteria were of just two species Delftia acidovorans and Cupriavidus metallidurans.