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*  Acinetobacter calcoaceticus
Together with A. baumannii, it is referred to as the A. calcoaceticus-A. baumannii complex, which is relatively simple to ... Acinetobacter calcoaceticus is a bacterial species of the genus Acinetobacter. It is a nonmotile, gram negative coccobacillus. ... Acinetobacter calcoaceticus on www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov Type strain of Acinetobacter calcoaceticus at BacDive - the Bacterial ... baumannii complex. Other contributing factors include the cost-effective nature of A. calcoaceticus compared to A. baumannii ...
*  Acinetobacter
... baumannii can be identified by OXA-51 typing) Acinetobacter lwoffii: glucose-negative nonhemolytic Acinetobacter haemolyticus: ... in particular the species Acinetobacter baumannii. Species of the genus Acinetobacter are strictly aerobic, nonfermentative, ... Of the Acinetobacter, A. baumannii is the greatest cause of human disease, having been implicated in a number of hospital- ... Antibiotic resistance is a major risk factor for epidemic behavior of Acinetobacter baumannii. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol ...
*  Acinetobacter junii
"Taxonomy of the Genus Acinetobacter with the Recognition of Acinetobacter baumannii sp. nov., Acinetobacter haemolyticus sp. ... nov., Acinetobacter johnsonii sp. nov., and Acinetobacter junii sp. nov. and Emended Descriptions of Acinetobacter ... Acinetobacter junii at the Encyclopedia of Life Type strain of Acinetobacter junii at BacDive - the Bacterial Diversity ... "Reclassification of Acinetobacter grimontii Carr et al. 2003 as a later synonym of Acinetobacter junii Bouvet and Grimont 1986 ...
*  Acinetobacter baumannii
A. baumannii is part of the ACB complex (A. baumannii, A. calcoaceticus, and Acinetobacter genomic species 13TU). Members of ... Parte, A.C. "Acinetobacter". www.bacterio.net. Antunes, LCS; Visca, P; Towner, KJ (2014). "Acinetobacter baumannii: evolution ... Gerner-Smidt, P (October 1992). "Ribotyping of the Acinetobacter calcoaceticus-Acinetobacter baumannii complex". Journal of ... www.cdc.gov/HAI/organisms/acinetobacter.html Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (MDRAB)." WHO Western Pacific Region, ...
*  Ethanol
2005). "Ethanol-induced virulence of Acinetobacter baumannii". American Society for Microbiology meeting. Volume 1 5-9 June. ...
*  Drug of last resort
Used to treat XDR Acinetobacter baumannii infections. Tolcapone - used in patients with Parkinson's disease who are not ...
*  Waxworm
"Deciphering the Multifactorial Nature of Acinetobacter baumannii Pathogenicity". PLoS ONE. 6 (8): e22674. doi:10.1371/journal. ...
*  Plazomicin
It also demonstrates potent in vitro activity versus carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii. In 2012, U.S. Food and Drug ... "Can Plazomicin Alone or in Combination Be a Therapeutic Option against Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii?" (PDF). ...
*  List of antibiotic resistant bacteria
"Medscape abstract on Acinetobacter baumannii: Acinetobacter baumannii: An Emerging Multidrug-resistant Threat". membership only ... Centers for Disease Control Prevention (CDC). (2004). "Acinetobacter baumannii infections among patients at military medical ... reported an increasing number of Acinetobacter baumannii bloodstream infections in patients at military medical facilities in ... Acinetobacter is a gram-negative bacteria that causes pneumonia or bloodstream infections in critically ill patients. Multidrug ...
*  Colistin
Use of colistin to treat Acinetobacter baumannii infections has led to the development of resistant bacterial strains. which ... Colistimethate sodium has also been given intrathecally and intraventricularly in Acinetobacter baumannii and Pseudomonas ... Towner K J (2008). "Molecular Basis of Antibiotic Resistance in Acinetobacter spp.". Acinetobacter Molecular Biology. www. ... "In-vitro activity of the combination of colistin and rifampicin against multidrug-resistant strains of Acinetobacter baumannii ...
*  Ventriculitis
Successful Treatment of Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii Ventriculitis with Intravenous and Intraventricular ...
*  Phage therapy
IV phage drip therapy was successfully used to treat a patient with MDR Acinetobacter baumannii in Thornton Hospital at UC San ... "Bacteriophage therapy treats patient near death with MDR Acinetobacter baumannii - Outbreak News Today". 25 April 2017. Keen, E ...
*  Resistance-nodulation-cell division superfamily
"Overexpression of resistance-nodulation-cell division pump AdeFGH confers multidrug resistance in Acinetobacter baumannii." ...
*  Norwogonin
"Isolation and Characterization of Antimicrobial Compounds in Plant Extracts against Multidrug-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii ...
*  Acinetobacter seifertii
nov., a member of the Acinetobacter calcoaceticus-Acinetobacter baumannii complex isolated from human clinical specimens". ... Parte, A.C. "Acinetobacter". www.bacterio.net. "Acinetobacter seifertii". www.uniprot.org. Nemec, A; Krizova, L; Maixnerova, M ... Acinetobacter seifertii is bacterium from the genus Acinetobacter which has been isolated from human clinical specimens. ... Sedo, O; Brisse, S; Higgins, PG (March 2015). "Acinetobacter seifertii sp. ...
*  Eravacycline
"Activity of eravacycline against Enterobacteriaceae and Acinetobacter baumannii, including multidrug-resistant isolates, from ... Non-lactose fermenting Gram-negative bacteria Acinetobacter baumannii Stenotrophomonas maltophilia Haemophilus influenzae ...
*  Carbapenem
"Challenges in identifying new antimicrobial agents effective for treating infections with Acinetobacter baumannii and ... It lacks useful activity against the P. aeruginosa and Acinetobacter species, both of which are important causes of hospital- ... Antibiotics cross the outer membrane of Pseudomonas and Acinetobacter approximately 100 times more slowly than they cross the ... Infections caused by the non-fermenting gram-negative bacteria Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter baumanni are most ...
*  New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase 1
In July 2010, a team in New Delhi reported a cluster of three cases of Acinetobacter baumannii bearing blaNDM-1 that were found ... "Coexistence of blaOXA-23 with blaNDM-1 and armA in clinical isolates of Acinetobacter baumannii from India". J Antimicrob ... The patient was also found to be carrying an Acinetobacter strain. The patient contracted the bacteria after another patient, ...
*  Bacteriophage
... outbreaknewstoday.com/bacteriophage-therapy-treats-patient-near-death-mdr-acinetobacter-baumannii-45488/ Wommack, K. E.; ...
*  Mark Pallen
2011). "Whole-genome comparison of two Acinetobacter baumannii isolates from a single patient, where resistance developed ... 2014). "Genomic epidemiology of a protracted hospital outbreak caused by multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in ...
*  Minocycline
... and Acinetobacter baumannii". Int. J. Antimicrob. Agents. 34 (5): 395-401. doi:10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2009.06.021. PMID 19665876 ... It may be used to treat certain strains of MRSA infection and a disease caused by drug resistant Acinetobacter. Both ...
*  Diaminobutyrate decarboxylase
4-diaminobutyrate decarboxylase of Acinetobacter baumannii". FEMS Microbiol. Lett. 124 (2): 225-8. doi:10.1111/j.1574-6968.1994 ... 3-diaminopropane production pathway in Acinetobacter baumannii". J. Bacteriol. 179 (16): 5118-25. PMC 179370 . PMID 9260954. ... 4-diaminobutyrate decarboxylase from Acinetobacter calcoaceticus". J. Gen. Microbiol. 138 (7): 1461-5. doi:10.1099/00221287-138 ...
*  Antimicrobial copper-alloy touch surfaces
Acinetobacter baumannii was isolated from a patient in a burn unit and two clinical strains of MTB were collected and tested. ... Acinetobacter baumanii, Enterococcus spp., and Candida albicans on the copper alloy surfaces versus the non-copper standard ...
*  Tigecycline
Acinetobacter baumannii, and E. coli. As a tetracycline derivative antibiotic, its structural modifications has expanded its ... and multi-drug resistant strains of Acinetobacter baumannii. It has no activity against Pseudomonas spp. or Proteus spp. The ...
*  Gram-negative bacteria
... associated with hospital-acquired infections include Acinetobacter baumannii, which cause bacteremia, ... It has also been studied in gram-negative species found in soil such as Pseudomonas stutzeri, Acinetobacter baylyi, and gram- ...
*  Diaminobutyrate-2-oxoglutarate transaminase
3-diaminopropane production pathway in Acinetobacter baumannii". J. Bacteriol. 179 (16): 5118-25. PMC 179370 . PMID 9260954. ...
*  Multidrug-resistant Gram-negative bacteria
MDR strains of Enterobacteriaceae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and Acinetobacter baumannii have become of most concern because they ... Acinetobacter baumannii, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Stenotrophomonas maltophilia. Also, there has been interest in the drug ...