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Bacteriologic characterization of 36 strains of Roseomonas species and proposal of Roseomonas mucosa sp nov and Roseomonas gilardii subsp rosea subsp nov.
We used a polyphasic approach (sequencing analysis of the 16S ribosomal RNA gene and phenotypic analyses) to characterize 36 strains of Roseomonas species isolated from blood. Five strains,Expand
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Chromobacterium haemolyticum sp. nov., a strongly haemolytic species.
A Gram-negative bacterium, strain MDA0585(T), isolated from a sputum culture, was characterized by a polyphasic approach. The 16S rRNA gene and a conserved portion of the DNA gyrase A gene wereExpand
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A new Mycobacterium species causing diffuse lepromatous leprosy.
Mycobacterium leprae causes leprosy. M leprae strains collected worldwide have been genetically clonal, which poorly explains the varying severity and clinical features of the disease. We discoveredExpand
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Clinical significance of Roseomonas species isolated from catheter and blood samples: analysis of 36 cases in patients with cancer.
This report analyzes 36 cases of bacteremia or catheter-related infection caused by Roseomonas species, a group of pink, slimy, waterborne, gram-negative coccobacilli. The causative species includedExpand
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Rapidly growing mycobacterial bloodstream infections.
About 20 species of rapidly growing mycobacteria species that are capable of infecting human beings and causing bloodstream infections have been identified. Many more of these species are beingExpand
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Endocarditis with Ruptured Cerebral Aneurysm Caused by Cardiobacterium valvarum sp. nov
ABSTRACT A fastidious gram-negative bacterium was isolated from the blood of a 37-year-old man who had insidious endocarditis with a sudden rupture of a cerebral aneurysm. Characterization of theExpand
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Neisseria bacilliformis sp. nov. Isolated from Human Infections
ABSTRACT Most Neisseria species are gram-negative cocci or diplococci; currently, N. elongata is the only species of human origin with a bacillary morphology. Here, we report isolation andExpand
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Viridans Streptococci Isolated by Culture from Blood of Cancer Patients: Clinical and Microbiologic Analysis of 50 Cases
ABSTRACT Clinical and microbiologic studies of 50 cases of viridans streptococcal bacteremia in cancer patients were performed. The bacteria were identified to species level by sequencing analysis ofExpand
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Cryptococcosis in patients with cancer.
Records of 31 patients with cancer who did not have known human immunodeficiency virus infection and who developed culture-proven cryptococcosis during the period of 1989-1999 (incidence of 18 casesExpand
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Brevundimonas diminuta infections and its resistance to fluoroquinolones.
  • X. Han, R. Andrade
  • Biology, Medicine
  • The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy
  • 1 June 2005
OBJECTIVES To report infections caused by Brevundimonas diminuta and antibiotic studies of this Gram-negative bacterium. PATIENTS AND METHODS Seven patients with infection and eight bacterialExpand
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