Corynebacterium diphtheriae

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Synonyms for Corynebacterium diphtheriae

a species of bacterium that causes diphtheria

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Multilocus sequence typing identifies evidence for recombination and two distinct lineages of Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
Keywords: Bull neck, Chinese letter appearance, Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
Corynebacterium diphtheriae can contaminate milk during the handling process if infected dairy workers sneeze or cough the bacilli into milk.
spinosa sobre la viabilidad de Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
The most common infective cause of laryngeal webs worldwide is Corynebacterium diphtheriae infection3.
Background & objectives: Diphtheria infections caused by the different toxigenic biotypes of Corynebacterium diphtheriae are endemic in Delhi.
Diphtheria is a highly infective disease caused by Corynebacterium diphtheriae, an aerobic, gram-positive, nonsporulating bacterium.
In the 1950s, for example, investigators realized that the bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheriae causes the upper respiratory illness known as diphtheria only if a certain bacteriophage infects the microbe.
HIGHLY infectious disease caused by a bacterial toxin, Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
The Corynebacterium diphtheriae and Clostridium tetani organisms are grown on modified Mueller's media1, 2 which contains bovine extracts.
Diphtheria due to toxigenic Corynebacterium diphtheriae occurs sporadically across Europe, mostly in persons who emigrated from disease-endemic countries (1,2).
It is important to note that the best antibacterial activity of SA-EAS was observed against Bacillus subtilis and Micrococcus luteus ATCC 9341 while SA-PES exhibited strong activity against Corynebacterium diphtheriae.
IHC using polyclonal antibodies for Corynebacterium diphtheriae showed rare epithelial staining in four of seven cases, although this test has unknown specificity.
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