Micrococcus luteus

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Mi·cro·coc·cus lu·'te·us

a saphrophytic species found in milk and dairy products and on dust particles, it has caused meningitis in humans; it is the type species of the genus Micrococcus.
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Identification and detection rate of airborne bacteria in pig building according to type of pig housing room Gestation/farrowing room Nursery room Micrococcus lylae (23.8) Micrococcus lylae (24.1) Micrococcus luteus (19.4) Micrococcus luteus (15.3) Brevibacillus choshinenesis (7.2) Brevibacillus choshinenesis (5.7) Staphylococcus saprophytius (4.8) Proteus mirabilis (3.8) Brevundimonas diminuta (3.7) Unidentified G(+) Bacillus (2.8) Unidentified G(+) Bacillus (2.5) Unidentified spp.
pneumoniae strains included Escherichia coli (n=15), Staphylococcus aureus (n=8), Staphylococcus epidermidis (n=24), Enterococcus faecalis (n=20), and Micrococcus luteus (n=15).
The sunscreens were found to contain multiple types of Lactobacillus brevis and either Micrococcus luteus or Staphylococcus hominis novobiosepticus, according to Health Canada.
AspergillusterreusMK-1 showed significant inhibition of medically important test pathogens namely Staphylococcus aureus, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Escherichiacoli, Salmonella typhi, Micrococcus luteus, Streptococcus epidermidis, Bacillus subtilis, Candida albicans and Aspergillusniger.
Micrococcus luteus (1a), Serratia liquefaciens (1b), Bacillus popilliae (1c), Aeromonas spp.
[34] found activity against Staphylococcus aureus, Bacillus subtilis and Micrococcus luteus in an extract of surinam cherry leaves.
Bacterial isolates (n=134) including Bacillus subtilis, Staphylococcus aureus, Micrococcus luteus, Pseudomonas aeroguinosa, Staphylococcus epidermidis and Escherichia coli were identified.
Another Gram-positive isolate was identified as Micrococcus luteus. This organism was reported to be a pathogen of gilt-head seabream in Spain (3), and in this study, it was recovered from moribund gilt-head seabream cultured in Turkey for the first time.
Enterococcus faecalis Micrococcus luteus Bacillus spp.
For comparison, three medical bacteria were also tested on nutrient agar: Escherichia coli (ATCC 25922), Staphylococcus aureus (ATCC 25923), and Micrococcus luteus (ATCC 4698).