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Synonyms for Serratia

a genus of motile peritrichous bacteria that contain small Gram-negative rod

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Serratia particularly thrives in moist conditions and can cause pneumonia and other infections.
Cultures of Escherichia coli (ATCC 29425), Bacillus subtilis, Serratia marcescens, Salmonella typhimurium, Vibrio parahemolytica, and Staphylococcus aureus were maintained at room temperature on Tryptic Soy Agar (TSA) slants.
Reactive oxygen species-mediated immunity against Leishmania mexicana and Serratia marcescens in the sand phlebotomine fly Lutzomyia longipalpis.
Bacteria that were isolated from the water and sand samples included Pseudomonas fuorescens, Pseudomonas putida, Pseudomonas stutzeri, Pasteurella multocida and Serratia species.
The first established that isolates of two antibiotic-resistant ocular pathogens, Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Serratia marcescens, were all susceptible to being attacked and killed by at least one of two other bacteria , Micavibrio aeruginosavorus and Bdellovibrio baceriovorus, which act as predators against the pathogens but are believed to be "good," or non-infectious, bacteria when they exist within the human body.
Jessica Strong, one of six infants to catch Serratia Marcescens, died at 11 days old after the bug attacked her lung and brain.
Serratia marcescens - A bacteria involved in many hospital-acquired infections, particularly due to catheters.
lactamase production include ESCAPPM or (Enterobacter, Serratia, Citrobacter freundii, Acinetobacter spp.
Wayadande is using the monitor to study how squash bugs transmit Serratia marcescens, the bacterium that causes cucurbit yellow vine disease, to watermelon and other cucurbits.
But reefs around the world are being compromised by changing ocean waters and further threatened by opportunistic pathogens such as Serratia marcescens, which causes white pox in Caribbean corals.
monocytogenes against a background of other Listeria species, Salmonella, Escherichia, Bacillus, Pseudomonas, Serratia, Hafnia, Enterobacter, Citrobacter and Lactobacillus.
While the genus Serratia has not been considered a typical protease producer, Longo et al.
44-48) A lesser-known protease, Serratia peptidase (also called serrapeptase and serralysin), has also shown considerable promise in modulating inflammation.