Define Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB)

Define Carbapenem-Resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) Carbapenem-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (CRAB) is a group of A. baumannii that have evolved resistance to the carbapenems. Acinetobacter is a genus of aerobic, glucose-non fermentative, rod-shaped (specifically Cocco bacilli), gram-negative gamma-proteobacteria in the family Moraxellaceae of the phylum Pseudomonadota. Define Acinetobacter baumannii? Define Acinetobacter baumannii a pathogenic species of this … Read more

Bacillus cereus, Gram stain of bacillus cereus

Gram stain of bacillus cereus Habitat of Bacillus cereus Bacillus cereus is isolated from soil, vegetables, milk, cereals, spices, fried rice, boiled poultry and meat, soups, and desserts. It is also found in mashed potatoes, beef stew, apples, hot chocolate sold in vending machines, and other areas of improper food handling. In 1887 B. cereus … Read more