Micrococcus

Known as: Micrococci 
A genus of gram-positive, spherical bacteria found in soils and fresh water, and frequently on the skin of man and other animals.

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2007
2007
A bacterium capable of utilizing pyrethroid pesticide cypermethrin as sole source of carbon was isolated from soil and identified… (More)
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2006
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2006
The culturability of several actinobacteria is controlled by resuscitation-promoting factors (Rpfs). These are proteins… (More)
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2002
2002
Nine yellow-pigmented, spherical bacterial strains isolated from a medieval wall painting (strain D7), from indoor air (strains 3… (More)
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2002
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2002
Micrococcus luteus secretes a small protein called Rpf, which has autocrine and paracrine signalling functions and is required… (More)
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2001
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2001
There is a paucity of knowledge on microbial community diversity and naturally occurring seasonal variations in agricultural soil… (More)
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2001
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2001
The aim of this study was to isolate bacteria with antimicrobial activities from the marine sponges Aplysina aerophoba and… (More)
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2000
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2000
We report the isolation and characterization of a novel human peptide with antimicrobial activity, termed LEAP-1 (liver-expressed… (More)
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1995
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1995
The results of a phylogenetic and chemotaxonomic analysis of the genus Micrococcus indicated that it is significantly… (More)
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1993
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1993
Cultures of the copiotrophic bacterium Micrococcus luteus were stored in spent growth medium for an extended period of time… (More)
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1975
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1975
The districution of Staphylococcus and Micrococcus species and associated coryneform bacteria, Acinetobacter, Klebsiella… (More)
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