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Gas bacillus

Gas bacillus --> clostridium perfringens

The most common aetiologic agent of gas gangrene. It is differentiable into several distinct types based on the distribution of twelve different toxins.


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Help with unknown

... Here are the test results I ran for my unknown: It is a Gram-negative bacillus facultative anaerobe Motility + Citrate + MR - (Unsure of the MRVP ... + Oxidase/Kovac's - EMB plate showed a maroonish color Mannitol and gas + Glucose and gas + Lactose - Phenylalanine - Nitrate to nitrite + Amylase ...

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by kayleighat
Sun Oct 20, 2013 2:43 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Help with unknown
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Please Help Identify My Unkown Bacteria!!

... agar Presumed Optimum temp: 37C Oxygen Requiremets: Facultative Anerobe Bacillus shape (small rods) gram negative non spore forming not acid fast ... milk Fermentaion of sucrose, glucose, lactose & mannitol. All with gas production Positive methyl red Neg Simmons Citrate (I did see a little ...

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by KingsMomi
Tue Jul 31, 2012 3:40 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Please Help Identify My Unkown Bacteria!!
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Help Identifying Unknown Bacteria

... - Mehyl Red + Litmus Milk - Acid Fermentation Glucose = yellow(acidic), gas produced It's either Bacillus subtilis, Corynebacterium pseudodipthericum, or Clostridium sporogenes....

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by Kat000
Sun Apr 01, 2012 10:56 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Help Identifying Unknown Bacteria
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HELP: What bacillus Gram+ organism is this?

... + Fat Hydrolysis - Oxidase - Catalase + Urease - Citrate + Voges-Proskauer - Mehyl Red + Litmus Milk - Acid Fermentation Glucose = yellow(acidic), gas produced

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by Kat000
Sun Apr 01, 2012 2:04 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: HELP: What bacillus Gram+ organism is this?
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HELP! Cannot decide which Gram+, rod-shaped organism this is

I've boiled it down to it either being Bacillus megaterium, Bacillus subtilis, Clostridium sporogenes, Corynebacterium pseudodiptherium, ... mannitol tests. For the test of fermentation glucose, my organism was acid, and gas was produced... PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE help me! Thanks!

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by Kat000
Sat Mar 31, 2012 11:32 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: HELP! Cannot decide which Gram+, rod-shaped organism this is
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