bacteroides

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Related to Bacteroides fragilis: Clostridium difficile, clostridium perfringens, E coli
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Noun1.bacteroides - type genus of BacteroidaceaeBacteroides - 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
bacteria genus - a genus of bacteria
Bacteroidaceae, family Bacteroidaceae - family of bacteria living usually in the alimentary canal or on mucous surfaces of warm-blooded animals; sometimes associated with acute infective processes
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bacteroides

n. bacteroides, bacterias anaeróbicas, sin formación de esporas, con bastoncillos de gramnegativos, que constituyen la flora del tracto intestinal y se encuentran en menor cantidad en la cavidad respiratoria y la cavidad urinaria.
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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.
0 3 0 Anaerobes Bacteroides fragilis 0 2 0 Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron 0 3 0 Bacteroides uniformis 0 7 0 Bacteroides distasonis 0 1 0 Clostridium perfringens 6 0 0 Other Clostridium spp.
Anaerobic GNB belonged to the Bacteroides fragilis group (Bacillus fragilis and Bacillus vulgatus).
The remaining organisms recovered were Staphylococcus aureus (2), coagulase-negative staphylococci (2), Bacteroides fragilis (1), Proteus mirabilis (1), Klebsiella pneumoniae (1), Streptococcus pneumoniae (1), Enterococcus faecalis (1), Propionibacterium acnes (1), and Capnocytophaga canimorsus (1) (Table 1).
Human Bacteroidetes ID - Target: Bacteroides fragilis
The RT-RPA assay did not detect the genomic DNA of the 13 following bacteria: Lactococcus lactis, Streptococcus pyogenes, Bifidobacterium breve, Anaerococcus lactolyticus, Acinetobacter baumannii, Bordetella pertussis, Bacteroides fragilis, Mobiluncus mulieris, Mobiluncus curtisii subsp.
Treating the mice with the beneficial bacterium Bacteroides fragilis improved some symptoms, suggesting that altering the microbial mix might help some children with autism.
To see whether these GI symptoms actually influenced the autism-like behaviors, the researchers treated the mice with Bacteroides fragilis, a bacterium that has been used as an experimental probiotic therapy in animal models of GI disorders.
Options: Acinetobacter species, Actinobacillus species, Bacteroides fragilis, Bacteroides sp.
Several H chrysoscelis adult intestinal sequences showed homology with organisms within the Bacteroidaceae family, including Bacteroides fragilis, B.