Propionibacterium
Genus of bacteria that will ferment glucose to propionic acid or acetic acid.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • Propionibacterium — Propionibakterien Systematik Domäne: Bakterien Abteilung: Actinobacteria Klasse: Actinobacteria …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • propionibacterium — /proh pee on euh bak tear ee euhm, oh neuh /, n., pl. propionibacteria / tear ee euh/. Bacteriol. any of several aerobic or anaerobic bacteria of the genus Propionibacterium, found in dairy products, esp. hard cheeses where certain species are… …   Universalium

  • propionibacterium — noun Any of various saprophytic gram positive bacteria, of the genus Propionibacterium, that occur in milk and in the intestines, some of which are pathogenic …   Wiktionary

  • Propionibacterium — A genus of nonmotile, non–spore forming, anaerobic to aerotolerant bacteria (family Propionibacteriaceae) containing Gram positive rods that are usually pleomorphic, diphtheroid, or club shaped, with one end rounded, the other tapered or pointed …   Medical dictionary

  • propionibacterium — |prōpē|änə, |ōnə+ noun Etymology: New Latin, from International Scientific Vocabulary propion + New Latin i + bacterium 1. capitalized : a genus (the type of the family Propionibacteriaceae) of gram positive nonmotile usually anaerobic eubacteria …   Useful english dictionary

  • propionibacterium — n. type of bacteria found in milk products …   English contemporary dictionary

  • propionibacterium — pro·pi·oni·bacterium …   English syllables

  • Propionibacterium acnes — Scientific classification Kingdom: Bacteria Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Propionibacterium acnes — Propionibacterium acnes …   Wikipédia en Français

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