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any bacteria (some of which are pathogenic for humans and animals) belonging to the order Actinomycetales

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Thus, this study investigated whether the populations of naturally-occurring soil bacteria, fungi and actinomycetes influence the action of fungicides applied in various ways on the survival and growth of B.
In the experiments, applying BOF tended to increase bacterium, actinomycete and fungus populations, but SF application increased actinomycetes only, compared with those prior to the experiment (Table 7).
In present study starch hydrolyzing, non-toxigenic fungi were identified as Aspergillus, Penicillium, Fusarium, Zygomycete, Actinomycete, Phaeoids and some remained unidentified.
Arenimycin, an antibiotic effective against rifampin-and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus from the marine actinomycete Salinispora arenicola.
Isolation and screening of antibiotic producing actinomycetes from soils in Gondar town, North West Ethiopia.
In greenhouse experimentation, the application of two endophytic actinomycete strains and one telluric actinomycete on potato plants induced good reduction of disease severity of potato bacterial wilt.
2009) found some actinomycete isolates producing strong larvicidal activity against Anopheles mosquito larvae.
Antitubercular activity of actinomycete extracts was studied against standard laboratory strain Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv, SHRE (streptomycin, isoniazid, rifampicin, and ethambutol) sensitive, and SHRE resistant clinical isolates of M.
The actinomycetes have proven to be a prolific source of new and bioactive compounds (Fenical & Jensen, 2006).
The UIC team will be the first to explore each of the five Great Lakes for antibiotic-producing actinomycete bacteria and will evaluate the viability of freshwater systems as a source for drug-lead discovery.
Analysis of actinomycete communities by specific amplification of genes encoding 16S rRNA and gel-electrophoretic separation in denaturing gradients.
asteroides belongs to the Actinomycete order of bacteria, the same order as Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Corynebacteria diphtheria.
The students each selected diverse soil samples and were successful in isolating numerous streptomycetes from each of the samples with two students isolating the rare actinomycete Mircomonsopora.
Chief executive Robin Lockwood said after four years the company is now ready to proceed to the next stage of development for antibiotics sourced from natural products, specifically from its own unique actinomycete bacteria collection.
54) Another actinomycete, Kitasatospora griseola, a producer of diterpene terpentecin, also uses both the MVA and MEP pathways for IPP biosynthesis.