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Definition of the noun bacteroides

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  1. type genus of Bacteroidaceae; genus of Gram-negative rodlike anaerobic bacteria producing no endospores and no pigment and living in the gut of man and animals

Phrases with Bacteroides

  1. Bacteroides Oris
  2. Bacteroides Levii
  3. Bacteroides Avidus
  4. Bacteroides Bivius
  5. Bacteroides Buccae
  6. Bacteroides Lentus
  7. Bacteroides Oralis
  8. Bacteroides Bifidus
  9. Bacteroides Uncatus
  10. Bacteroides Buccalis
  11. Bacteroides Corporis
  12. Bacteroides fragilis
  13. Bacteroides Denticola
  14. Bacteroides Loescheii
  15. Bacteroides Veroralis
  16. Bacteroides Distasonis
  17. Bacteroides Inaequalis
  18. Bacteroides Incommunis
  19. Bacteroides Microfusus
  20. genus bacteroides

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Google previewMicrobiology with Diseases by Taxonomy (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Bacteroides is a genus of Gramnegative, bacillus bacteria.

Google previewMicrobiology, An Evolving Science (2016)

Biology, Microbiology by CTI Reviews

Bacteroides is a genus of.

Google previewBrock Biology of Microorganisms (2016)

Biology, Microbiology by CTI Reviews

Bacteroides is a genus of Gramnegative, bacillus bacteria. Bacteroides species are nonendosporeforming, anaerobes, and may be either motile or nonmotile, depending on the species.

Google previewe-Study Guide for: BRS Microbiology by Arthur G. Johnson, ISBN 9780781789127 (2013)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Bacteroides is a genusof Gramnegative, bacillus bacteria. Bacteroides species are nonendosporeforming, anaerobes, and may be either motile or nonmotile, depending on the species. The DNA base composition is 4048% GC.

Google previewMicrobiology, A Human Perspective (2016)

Biology, Microbiology by CTI Reviews

Bacteroides is a genus of Gramnegative, bacillus bacteria. Bacteroides ...

Google previewReview of Medical Microbiology (2005)

by Patrick R. Murray, Ken S. Rosenthal

Bacteroides is a gram- negative rod; Peptostreptococcus is a gram-positive coccus; and Clostridium is a spore-forming, gram-positive rod. Enterococcus is a facultative anaerobe (grows aerobically and anaerobically), and Chlamydia is a strict ...

Google previewAcute Care Surgery (2012)

by LD Britt, Andrew Peitzman, Phillip Barie, Gregory Jurkovich

Escherichia coli is the most common aerobe isolate, whereas Bacteroides is the most common anaerobe.85- 87 ...

Google previewInsights into Microbe-Microbe Interactions in Human Microbial Ecosystems: Strategies to be Competitive (2016)

by Clara G. de los Reyes-Gavilán, Nuria Salazar

Bacteroides is an anaerobic, bile-resistant, nonspore-forming, and Gram- negative rod. It is a saccharolyticversatile microorganism able to use dietary or host-derived glycans according to the nutrient availability (Sonnenburg et al., 2005).

Google previewEncyclopedia of Dairy Sciences (2011)

Lactobacillus +++ +++ +++ - +++ | ++ – - ~ + ++ - salivarius +++ Bacteroides distasonis | +++ +++ +++ +++ | + + – ++ +++ +++ Bacteroides fragilis +++ +++ +++ +++ | +++ | + - - ~ + +++ ++ Bacteroides ovatus +++ +++ +++ - +++ | +++ + — ++ ...

Google previewDictionary of Medical Abbreviations (2016)

The World's most comprehensive list of English-language medical abbreviations and acronyms by Burt Vance

BFO = blood-forming organ BFP= basic fetoprotein BFP = bilateral facial paralysis BFP= bilateral frontal polymicrogyria BFP= body fat percentage BFP= brain finger protein BFP= buccal fat pad BFP = bundle-forming pilus BFPI= bacteroides ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Human Nutrition, Four-Volume Set (2005)

by Lindsay Allen, Andrew Prentice

Bacteria from the mouth are predominantly anaerobes including streptococci, Bacteroides, Lactobacillus, and some yeasts; these ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Soil Science (2006)

by R. Lal

Cytophaga-Flexibacter-Bacteroides (Bacteroides) Beta Proteobacteria (Burkholderia) Gamma Proteobacteria (Pseudomonas) Gamma Proteobacteria (Thiobacillus) Beta Proteobacteria (Hydrogenophaga) High GC ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food Microbiology (2014)

by Carl A. Batt

Protein Metabolism Bacteroides species are among the most numerous ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

Bacteroides. (family *Bacteroidaceae) A genus of Gramnegative *bacteria which can grow only in the absence of air. They are found, for example, in the mouth and intestinal tract of humans and other animals, in the rumen, and in sewage.

Google previewConcise Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

Bacteroides. n. a genus of Gramnegative, mostly nonmotile, anaerobic rodlike bacteria. They are normally present in the alimentary and urinogenital tracts of mammals and are found in the mouth, particularly in dental plaque associated with ...

Google previewBlack's Medical Dictionary (2009)

by Harvey Marcovitch

Bacteroides. Atypeof gram-negative (see GRAM'S STAIN), anaerobic, rod-like bacteria. Theyare generally non-motile and usuallyfoundin the alimentary and urogenital tracts of mammals. Oftenpresent inthemouthin association with periodontal ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Bacteroides. Species of this anaerobic bacterium, including B. melaninogenicus, are frequently isolated from equine foot lesions and wounds. B. nodosus (now called Dichelobacter) is one of the organisms found in footrot in sheep.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Farm Animal Nutrition (2004)

by M. F. Fuller

coli, Lactobacillus, Streptococcus Eubacterium, Bacteroides (Prevotella), Ruminococcus, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Animal Science (Print) (2004)

by Wilson G. Pond

Rumen Microbiology 775 Dietary component Important genera Forage Forage Forage Grain Any Any Any Any Ruminococcus Fibrobacter Butyrivibrio Butyrivibrio Bacteroides (Prevotella) Ruminococcus Butyrivibrio Bacteroides ( Prevotella) ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

None of these cephalosporins has useful activity against the gram-negative anaerobe Bacteroides fragilis and related species. Cefazolin is similar to cephalothin, but is less painful when given by IM injection and has a longer half- life.

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Bacteroides fragilis on Fastidious Anaerobe Agar

Bacteroides fragilis isolated from a blood culture obtained from a patient with an abdominal abscess. Isolate was sensitive to Metronidazole.

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