fragilis is a rare causative agent of spondylodiscitis.
Treating the mice with the beneficial bacterium Bacteroides
fragilis improved some symptoms, suggesting that altering the microbial mix might help some children with autism.
an investigator from the Cleveland VA Medical Center in Ohio, concluded that fidaxomicin is less likely than vancomycin to promote acquisition of VRE colonization in patients treated for CDI, likely due to inhibitory activity of fidaxomicin against many VRE strains and fidaxomicin's relative sparing of the intestinal flora including Bacteroides
Most of these cases are caused by Fusobacterium, Bacteroides
fragilis species, and anaerobic streptococci, which are commonly associated with focal pyogenic infections such as brain abscesses and subdural empyemas.
Anaerobes account for approximately 30% of the bacteriology; the most common are Bacteroides
and Peptostreptococcus spp.
Actinomyces israeli 1 Actinomyces meyeri 2 Actinomyces viscosis 1 Bacteroides
caccae 2 Bacteroides
capillosus 4 Bacteroides
fragilis 5 Bacteroides
fragilis group 4 Bacteroides
gracilis 1 Bacteroides
ovatus 4 Bacteroides
ruminicola 1 Bacternides thetaiotaomicron 8 Bacteroides
uniformis 5 Bacteroides
urealyticus 6 Bifidobacterium ssp.
Based on these results, Bryant concluded that Bacteroides
ruminicola was usually the most important ammonia-producing bacterium in the rumen of mature cattle.
INVANZ is indicated for the treatment of moderate to severe complicated skin and skin structure infections including diabetic foot infections without osteomyelitis due to Staphylococcus aureus (methicillin susceptible isolates only), Streptococcus agalactiae, Streptococcus pyogenes, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Proteus mirabilis, Bacteroides
fragilis, Peptostreptococcus species, Porphyromonas asaccharolytica, or Prevotella bivia.
Healthy people's feces were rich in Eubacterium, Roseburia and Bacteroides
The researchers have found that strains of the common Bacteroides
fragilis (ETBF) dupe immune system cells into permitting runaway colon tissue inflammation, a precursor for malignant growth.
To try to rebalance the bacterial population, the researchers treated their animals with a strain of bacteria known as Bacteroides
fragilis that had previously been shown to protect mice from gut inflammation, hoping these bacteria would crowd out the culprits that were causing the leaky gut.
Among the bacterial genera, Bacteroides
, Clostridium, Propionibacterium, Fusobacterium, Streptococcus, and Lactobacillus play roles in regulating the protein metabolism (Riepe et al.