• Mycoplasmas and ureaplasmas, members of the family Mycoplasmataceae of the class Mollicutes , are widely distributed in humans, mammals, birds, reptiles, fish, and other vertebrates as well as plants ( 23 ). (asm.org)
  • M. pneumoniae is a respiratory tract Gram-negative spindle shaped pleomorphic bacterium, which belongs to the Mycoplasmataceae family, in the Mollicutes class Footnote 1 , Footnote 3 . (canada.ca)
  • Ureaplasma is the second of two genera of bacteria belonging to the family Mycoplasmataceae. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ureaplasma urealyticum is a bacterium belonging to the family Mycoplasmataceae. (healthtap.com)
  • The most commonly detected and isolated micro-organisms in the male urethral tract are bacteria belonging to the family of Mycoplasmataceae, in particular Ureaplasma urealyticum and Ureaplasma parvum To better understand the role of these Ureaplasma species in NGU, we have performed a prospective analysis of male patients voluntarily attending a drop in STI clinic in Oslo. (uio.no)
  • A taxonomic genus within the family Mycoplasmataceae "" bacteria that lack cell walls. (yourdictionary.com)
  • 1) It is an extracellular bacterium from the Mycoplasmataceae family, which is exclusively human and has universal distribution (2). (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Strikingly, we found that microbiota evenness and abundances of Cyanobacteria (Subsection III, family I), Mycoplasmataceae, Rhodobacteraceae, and Rhodospirillaceae were significantly different between resistant and susceptible oyster families. (frontiersin.org)
  • Some strains of mycoplasmas and ureaplasmas (family Mycoplasmataceae ) are associated with nongonococcal urethritis (NGU) or other genitourinary infections. (asm.org)
  • First discovered in humans in 1937, the Mycoplasmataceae family is a unique pleomorphic prokaryote in that it cannot produce a cell wall in any circumstance, and its structural support is given by a triple-layered membrane Footnote 1 . (canada.ca)
  • Member of Mycoplasmataceae family. (unboundmedicine.com)
  • Positive PCR determinations for detection of genetic material of Mycoplasmataceae species (MH, MG, and UU) and three other microorganisms (NG, CT and TV) obtained from samples of both endocervix and Fallopian tubes flushings from 60 patients, 30 of them with a tubo-peritoneal infertility factor diagnosed through laparoscopy, and 30 fertile patients with normal tubes and peritoneum at laparoscopy are detailed in Table 1. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • This perturbation was marked by a significant decrease in species diversity and evenness, as well as a concomitant increase in particular taxa like an uncultured Mycoplasmataceae sp. (researchsquare.com)
  • Sorimachi, K. and Okayasu, T. (2004) Classification of eubacteria based on their complete genome Where does Mycoplasmataceae belong Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. (scirp.org)
  • We hypothesised that, because of limitations in their routine detection, Mycoplasmataceae are more prevalent among patients with VAP than previously recognised, and that these organisms potentially impair immune cell function. (cam.ac.uk)
  • We investigated the prevalence and antimicrobial resistance of genital Mycoplasmataceae in Korean women. (bvsalud.org)
  • Discussion and conclusions This study demonstrates a high prevalence of Mycoplasmataceae among patients with VAP, with a markedly lower prevalence among patients with suspected VAP in whom subsequent cultures refuted the diagnosis. (cam.ac.uk)
  • Rickettsiales have been re-classified as belonging to the Mycoplasmataceae (Table 1). (kenanaonline.com)
  • Due to the lack of a rigid cell wall, Mycoplasmataceae can contort into a broad range of shapes, from round to oblong. (wikipedia.org)