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acinetobacter

(ˈæsɪnɪtʊˌbæktə)
n
(Microbiology) a bacterium that causes infections such as pneumonia, particularly in people who have a compromised immune system
[C20: from Greek acetinae immovable + bacter(ium)]
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Causative pathogens for colonization of the stomach (CS), pharynx (CP) and trachea (TC) Microorganism CS (%) CP (%) TC (%) Pseudomonas aeruginosa 4 (6.8) 4 (0.8) 6 (11.3) Acinetobacter calcoaceticus - 16 (16.2) 7 (13.2) Klebsiella pneumoniae 9 (15.3) 3 (8.1) 6 (11.3) Klebsiella spp.
Both Akkermansia muciniphila and Acinetobacter calcoaceticus, were found to be four times more abundant in multiple sclerosis patients than in healthy people, while Parabacteroides distasonis is four times more abundant in healthy people than in MS patients.
Types and prevalence of carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter calcoaceticus - Acinetobacter baumannii complex in Northern Taiwan.
Of the strains isolated, 12 (23.52%) were identified as Escherichia coli, 8 (15.68%) as Streptococcus spp., 6 (11.76%) as Micrococcus spp., 5 (9.80%) as Staphylococcus spp., 5 (9.80%) as Corynebacterium spp., 4 (7.84%) as Klebsiella pneumoniae, 3 (5.88%) as Proteus vulgaris, 2 (3.92%) as Pseudomonas aeruginosa, 2 (3.92%) as Citrobacter freundii, 2 (3.92%) as Acinetobacter calcoaceticus and 2 (3.92%) as Enterobacter agglomerans.
Acinetobacter calcoaceticus liberates chromosomal DNA during induction of competence by cell lysis.
Keywords: Acinetobacter calcoaceticus baumannii, Acinetobacter lwoffii, Carbapenem-resistant, Carbapenemase.
[sup][73] detected NDM-1 carbapenemase-producing Acinetobacter calcoaceticus and Acinetobacter junii in environmental samples from livestock farms in China.
baumannii, 1.40% Acinetobacter calcoaceticus, 6.40% Acinetobacter haemolyticus, 8.60% A.
The most bacteria abundance percentage related to Corynebacterium (29.60) and Acinetobacter calcoaceticus (25.90) in autumn.
Prevalence of antimicrobial resistance in Acinetobacter calcoaceticus - baumannii complex in a Saudi Arabian hospital.