PPLO


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Noun1.PPLO - a mycoplasma resistant to antibiotics that causes a kind of pneumonia in humans
mycoplasma - any of a group of small parasitic bacteria that lack cell walls and can survive without oxygen; can cause pneumonia and urinary tract infection
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The specimens were diluted and filtered into the fresh PPLO broth and, then, inoculated onto PPLO agar medium (BBL, becton Dickinson and Company, Cockeyville, Sparks, MD, USA).
As of the date hereof, the Participants collectively beneficially own an aggregate of 2,483,876 shares of Common Stock of the Company, consisting of the following: 1,605,424 shares of Common Stock directly owned by PPVA; 678,452 shares of Common Stock directly owned by PPLO; 100,000 shares of Common Stock underlying currently convertible Series C Preferred Stock directly owned by PPLO, and 100,000 shares of Common Stock underlying currently convertible Series D Preferred Stock directly owned by PPLO.
Culture for Mycoplasma hominis and Ureaplama urealyticum: From plain PPLO broth used for transport of urethral swabs, 1 ml of the broth was passed into PPLO broth made selective for M.