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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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putrefaciens taken from PPLO agar media and transferred in fresh PPLO broth (DifcoTM, Sparks, MD, USA).
A total of 298 samples were enriched in PPLO broth media then all of the samples were analyzed simultaneously by culture and PCR.
The initial cultures giving typical reactions of changing the color of PPLO broth in inoculated tubes into turbid and yellow within specified duration, were selected for further procedures starting with PPLO agar plate inoculation.
Third swab was inoculated into Pleuropneumonia Like Organism (PPLO) broth (Difco, USA) for culture of M.
Since Mycoplasma species do not grow in Mueller-Hinton broth, pleuropneumonia-like organism basal medium (PPLO) (Difco Laboratories, Detroit, USA) with added foetal calf serum and yeast extract was prepared according to the method of Hayflick (Hayflick, 1965; Thiaucourt and Di-Maria, 1992).
(2000), com PPLO agar contendo cristal violeta 2mg/mL, NAD 10mg mL-1, lincomicina 1mg mL-1 e bacitracina 1,4mg mL-1.