Identification of Paenibacillus as a Symbiont in Acanthamoeba

  title={Identification of Paenibacillus as a Symbiont in Acanthamoeba},
  author={Vin{\'i}cius Jos{\'e} Maschio and Gertrudes Corç{\~a}o and Francielle B{\"u}cker and Karin Silva Caumo and Marilise B Rott},
  journal={Current Microbiology},
Amoebae of the genus Acanthamoeba occur worldwide and in addition to being pathogens, are important vehicles for microorganisms with clinical and environmental importance. This study aimed to evaluate the profiling of endosymbionts in 12 isolates of Acanthamoeba using V3 region of 16S rDNA denaturing gradient gel electrophoresis (DGGE) and sequencing. The… CONTINUE READING