Serratia marcescens

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Noun1.Serratia marcescens - the type species of the genus Serratia; a species found in water and soil and milk and foods and insects; can cause infections of the endocardium and blood and wounds and urinary tract and respiratory tract; has been tested as a bioweapon
bacteria species - a species of bacteria
genus Serratia, Serratia - a genus of motile peritrichous bacteria that contain small Gram-negative rod
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Citrobacter freundii, Morganella morganii, Serratia marcescens and Escherichia coli.
amplexicaule was investigated by using disc diffusion method against Staphylococcus aureus, Serratia marcescens, Bacillus subtilis and Klebseilla pneumonia.
This was the first instance where Serratia marcescens or Candida tropicalis have been linked to the disease in humans.
7 0 0 Klebsiella oxytoca ESBL (1) 100 0 0 Serratia marcescens (3) 100 0 0 Pseudomonas aeruginosa (3) 100 0 0 Burkholderia cepacia (1) 100 100 0 Species (n = 89) % resistant (standard susceptibility) Cefazolin Cefotaxime Amoxicillin/ clavulanic acid E.
84) ([double dagger]) Serratia marcescens 10,086 (3.
The surfaces coated with the nanocomposite coating showed excellent antimicrobial activity against Serratia marcescens bacteria.
coli, Citrobacter freundii, Salmonella typhimurium AM/TI/CIP/NA Pseudomonas aeruginosa AM/TE/GEN/C Enterobacter agglomerans AM/TI/CF/TE/NIT Staphylococcus saprophyticus AM/TI/TE/C/CIP Pseudomonas fluorescens, Serratia marcescens AM/CF/GEN/AKN/C E.
Among bacterial chitinases Serratia marcescens chitinases have been studied well.
ABSTRACT Fluid and its associated mucus from the pallial (mantle) cavity of eastern oysters Crassostrea virginica (Gmelin) from Black Rock Harbor, Bridgeport, Connecticut, inhibited growth of both Gram-positive (Bacillus subtilis, Staphylococcus aureus) and Gram-negative (Escherichia coll, Serratia marcescens, and Vibrio parahaemolyticus) bacteria in antimicrobial assays.