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Mitis

mitis

mild.

Origin: L.


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Re: Why did my Streptococci not grow on my PEA agar?

... It's used more for the isolation of staph than strep as staph is less inhibited. Though strep pheumo should grow, there are little to no data on mitis and the context in which one finds these bacteria would not be one that typically would have a confounding Gram negative presence that one would ...

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by JorgeLobo
Tue Mar 06, 2012 12:38 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Why did my Streptococci not grow on my PEA agar?
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Why did my Streptococci not grow on my PEA agar?

... It is pretty much similar to blood agar. What I don't get is why my gram positive organism, which is Streptococci (probably S. pneumoniae or mitis) barely grew on the PEA agar? If it selects for gram positives shouldn't it have grown more?? Anyways I done this long time ago. This was how ...

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by SweetSarah
Tue Mar 06, 2012 4:49 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Why did my Streptococci not grow on my PEA agar?
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Re: Is Strep mitis a member of the Strep Viridans species

S. viridans is not a species. Are you sure it's mitis? In any case, I'd with the correct taxonomy - S. mitis. thanks for all your help Jorge. To be honest, I'm not really sure whether it is mitis or pneumoniae but am thinking to go with mitis since ...

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by SweetSarah
Tue Mar 06, 2012 4:42 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Is Strep mitis a member of the Strep Viridans species
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... into seven genetically distinct groups: pyogenic streptococci (S. pyogenes, S.agalactiae, S. dysgalactiae) - group I; Str. bovis group (II); Str. mitis group (S. mitis, S. pneumoniae, S. oralis, S. sanguis) - group III; S. mutans group (S. mutans, S. sobrinus) - IV; S. salivarius group (V); S. ...

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by SweetSarah
Tue Mar 06, 2012 4:37 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Is Strep mitis a member of the Strep Viridans species
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Is Strep mitis a member of the Strep Viridans species

... into seven genetically distinct groups: pyogenic streptococci (S. pyogenes, S.agalactiae, S. dysgalactiae) - group I; Str. bovis group (II); Str. mitis group (S. mitis, S. pneumoniae, S. oralis, S. sanguis) - group III; S. mutans group (S. mutans, S. sobrinus) - IV; S. salivarius group (V); S. ...

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by xenopus
Mon Mar 05, 2012 5:32 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Is Strep mitis a member of the Strep Viridans species
Replies: 7
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