acinetobacter

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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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4%), Citrobacter freundii 33 (1%), Enterobacter cloacae 33 (1%) followed by others like Acinetobacter lwoffii, Salmonella paratyphi A, Enterobacter aerogenes, Klebsiella oxytoca, Serratia marcescens, Proteus vulgaris, Providencia species and Morganella morganii.
The main species 95(95%) was Acinetobacter calcoaceticus-baumannii complex, followed by Acinetobacter lwoffii 5(5%).
nov and emended description of Acinetobacter calcoaceticus and Acinetobacter lwoffii.
aeruginosa (ATCC 25619 and clinical isolates), Bordetella bronchiseptica (ATCC 4617, ATCC 10580), Escherichia coli (ATCC 25922, ATCC 700973), Burkholderia cenocepacia (ATCC 25608 and clinical isolates), Acinetobacter lwoffii (ATCC 17925), Acinetobacter baumannii (ATCC 19606), Moraxella catarrhalis (ATCC 8176), Bacillus subtilis (ATCC 6633), and S.
Entre las que se han relacionado con enfermedad en el humano estan: Acinetobacter calcoaceticus (genoespecie 1), Acinetobacter baumannii (genoespecie 2), genoespecies 3 y 13 (cuyos nombres propuestos han sido Acinetobacter pittii y Acinetobacter nosocomialis, respectivamente), Acinetobacter haemolyticus (genoespecie 4), Acinetobacter junii (genoespecie 5), Acinetobacter lwoffii (genoespecie 8), Acinetobacter johnsonii y Acinetobacter ursingii (6, 7).