pseudomonas


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to pseudomonas: Pseudomonas fluorescens

pseu·do·mo·nas

 (so͞o′də-mō′nəs, so͞o-dŏm′ə-nəs)
n. pl. pseu·do·mon·a·des (-mŏn′ə-dēz′)
Any of various gram-negative, rod-shaped, mostly aerobic flagellated bacteria of the genus Pseudomonas, commonly found in soil, water, and decaying matter, and including some plant and animal pathogens.

pseudomonas

(sjuːˈdɒmənəs)
n, pl pseudomonades (ˌsjuːdəʊˈmɒnədiːz)
(Microbiology) any of a genus of rodlike Gram-negative bacteria that live in soil and decomposing organic matter: many species are pathogenic to plants and a few are pathogenic to man
[C20: from New Latin, from pseudo- + Greek monas unit]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Pseudomonas - type genus of the family Pseudomonodaceae
bacteria genus - a genus of bacteria
Pseudomonas pyocanea - a species of aerobic bacteria
family Pseudomonodaceae, Pseudomonodaceae - rod-shaped Gram-negative bacteria; include important plant and animal pathogens
pseudomonad - bacteria usually producing greenish fluorescent water-soluble pigment; some pathogenic for plants and animals
References in periodicals archive ?
AmpliPhi Biosciences Corporation, a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on precisely targeted bacteriophage therapeutics for antibiotic-resistant infections, today announced the presentation of in vivo preclinical data showing AB-PA01 reduces biofilm in a Pseudomonas aeruginosa preclinical model.
Pseudomonas aeruginosa producing MBLs were first reported from Japan in 1991 and since then have been reported from various parts of the world, including Asia, Europe, Australia, South America and North America.
Objective: This study aims to determine the prevalence and susceptibility pattern of Pseudomonas aeruginosa and multidrug-resistant (MDR) isolates in patients suffering from respiratory tract infection.
Fluorescent Pseudomonas species are the most diverse and versatile group of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria.
com)-- Market Research Hub's latest Pharmaceutical and Healthcare disease pipeline guide Resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infections Pipeline Review, H1 2017, provides an overview of the Resistant Pseudomonas aeruginosa Infections (Infectious Disease) pipeline landscape.
Ecoli, Staphylococcus aureus and Pseudomonas aeruginosa, collected from the positive urine cultures of UTI patients.
In the present study antibacterial activity of three commercially available disinfectants including Benzalkonium chloride (BZK), Polyhexamethylene biguanide (PHMB) and Glutaral C11-C15 Pareth 9 against Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas spp.
revealed pseudomonas bacteria was recently discovered in a water pipe that supplies the NICU unit at PGHC about two weeks ago.
M2 EQUITYBITES-August 5, 2016-AmpliPhi Biosciences receives Japanese Patent Office patent for phage therapy to resensitize pseudomonas aeruginosa infections to antibiotics
M2 PHARMA-August 5, 2016-AmpliPhi Biosciences receives Japanese Patent Office patent for phage therapy to resensitize pseudomonas aeruginosa infections to antibiotics
Additionally, many, if not all, commercially useful extracellular lipases are isolated from different bacterial species, including Bacillus achromobacter, Alcaligenes, Arthrobacter, Staphylococcus chromobacterium and Pseudomonas (Qamsari et al.
Based on clinical laboratory and otoscopic examination, case was diagnosed as chronic otitis due to Pseudomonas aeroginosa infection.