Biochemical Test of Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus

Biochemical Test of Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus

Biochemical Test of Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus

Biochemical Test of Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus

Basic Characteristics Properties (Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus)
Capsule Capsule like surface (S-layer) proteins
Catalase Positive (+ve)
Gram Staining Gram-negative
KMnO4 Positive (+ve)
H2S Negative (-ve)
Hemolysis Negative (-ve)
Motility Positive (+ve)
2% NaCl Positive (+ve)
Nitrate Reduction Positive (+ve)
2% Ox-bile Positive (+ve)
Oxidase Positive (+ve)
0.02% Safranin Positive (+ve)
Shape Slender curved rods; comma-, S-, and gull-shaped; ends of the cells

are pointed.

Spore Negative (-ve)
Urease Negative (-ve)

Fermentation of

Arabinose Negative (-ve)
Galactose Negative (-ve)
Glucose (8%) Positive (+ve)
1% Glycine Positive (+ve)
Hippurate Negative (-ve)
Indoxyl acetate hydrolysis Negative (-ve)
Lactose Negative (-ve)
Maltose Negative (-ve)
Mannose Negative (-ve)
Raffinose Negative (-ve)
Rhamnose Negative (-ve)
Sucrose Negative (-ve)

Enzymatic Reactions

Hippucase Negative (-ve)

References

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Biochemical Test of Campylobacter fetus subsp. fetus

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