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Plural of malleus.
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Glanders is caused by Burkholderia mallei and is communicable to humans but should not be confused with human melioidosis, caused by Burkholderia pseudomallei.
mallei, the phytopathogenic species, the molecular basis for antibiotic resistance in the genus, and cell-to-cell communication and biofilm formation of members of the genus as a story of multilingually talented bacteria.
Contract Awarded to develop of a vaccine against two potential biological Burkholderia pseudomallei and Burkholderia mallei threats
The proteobacteria Burkholderia mallei and Burkholderia pseudomallei, distinct from the Burkholderia cepacia complex, cause melioidosis and glanders, respectively [1].
Glanders is a highly contagious disease of solipeds caused by Burkholderia mallei.
In vitro susceptibilities of 43 non-archived recent isolates of Burkholderia mallei to 12 antimicrobials were determined by disc diffusion technique.
Glanders is not airborne, it's an infectious disease caused by the bacterium Burkholderia mallei, usually by ingestion of contaminated food or water.
Glanders, also known as malleus (named for its devastating effect on horses), farcy (Latin for sausage which describes the cutaneous lesions associated with this form of the disease), and droes, is an acute to chronic infectious disease caused by the bacterium Burkholderia mallei (formerly known as Pseudomonas mallei and Actinobacillus mallei) and one of the oldest known diseases (it was first described by Hippocrates in 425 B.
Real-time data from his sensors travel over a wireless connection to shore where Gallager and WHOI colleagues Steve Lerner, Emily Miller, and Andy Mallei make them available to scientists and the public on the project Web site, http://4dgeo.
Burkholderia mallei is a gram-negative bacterium causing glanders and farcy in solipeds (1, 2).
Summary of specimens and testing for agents of bioterrorism ORGANISM SPECIMENS (VARIES WITH SYMPTOMS) Bacillus anthracis Blood, vesicular fluid, skin scrapings, sputum, rectal swab or feces Clostridium botulinum Feces, enema, gastric aspirate, (toxin) serum (3 ml minimum), tissue Brucella species Blood, bone marrow, liver, spleen, joint fluid, serum Francisella tularensis Blood, respiratory, tissues, serology Yersinia pestis Blood, lower respiratory, tissue; liver, spleen bone marrow, serum Burkholderia mallei Blood, respiratory, tissues, serum Burkholderia pseudomallei Blood, respiratory, tissues, serum, urine Staphylococcus aureus Nasal wash, induced sputum, urine, (enterotoxin B producer) feces, gastric aspirate, post-mortem tissue, serum, S.
Es producida por la bacteria Burkholderia mallei (B.