Campylobacter showae sp. nov., isolated from the human oral cavity.

@article{Etoh1993CampylobacterSS,
  title={Campylobacter showae sp. nov., isolated from the human oral cavity.},
  author={Yuki Etoh and Floyd E. Dewhirst and Bruce J Paster and Akihiko H. Yamamoto and Nobuichi Goto},
  journal={International journal of systematic bacteriology},
  year={1993},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={631-9}
}
Nine Campylobacter-like strains were isolated from human gingival crevices and characterized. These strains were gram-negative, straight rods that were motile by means of multiple unipolar flagella. They were asaccharolytic and preferred an anaerobic atmosphere rather than a microaerophilic atmosphere for growth, and their growth was stimulated by formate… CONTINUE READING