Acinetobacter baumannii- An Overview

Acinetobacter baumannii

Habitat of Acinetobacter baumannii The first Acinetobacter found in soil was discovered in 1911 by M.W. Beijerinck. It is associated with the aquatics environment. It has been recovered from soil, water, animals, and humans. Found in the respiratory and oropharynx secretions … Read more

Biochemical Test of Acinetobacter baumannii

Biochemical Test of Acinetobacter baumannii

Image Source: BioCote Some of the characteristics are as follows: Basic Characteristics Properties (Acinetobacter baumannii) Bile Solubility Negative (-ve) Capsule Capsulated Catalase Positive (+ve) Citrate Positive (+ve) Coagulase Negative (-ve) Flagella Non-Flagellated Gas Negative (-ve) Gelatin Hydrolysis Negative (-ve) Gram … Read more

Habitat and Morphology of Acinetobacter baumannii

Habitat and Morphology of Acinetobacter baumannii

Habitat of Acinetobacter baumannii The first Acinetobacter found in soil was discovered in 1911 by M.W. Beijerinck. It is associated with aquatics environment. It has been recovered from soil, water, animals, and humans. Found in the respiratory and oropharynx secretions of … Read more