aerotolerant Campylobacter

aerotolerant Campylobacter

A generic term for Campylobacter species which are not microaerophilic—i.e., can survive at ambient oxygen concentrations:
• Campylobacter butzleri (D2686);
• Campylobacter cryaerophilia.
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Based on similar phenotypic characteristics, they were originally classified as aerotolerant Campylobacter spp., until a separate genus was introduced in 1991 (2).
(1) originally described the species Arcobacter butzleri, previously named Campylobacter butzleri (1), after studying aerotolerant Campylobacter strains from human and veterinary sources.
isolation of group 2 aerotolerant Campylobacter species from Thai children with diarrhea.
First isolation of aerotolerant Campylobacter (Arcobacter) strains in Nigeria.