|Etymology:||Genus name: named after the French microbiologist, A. R. Prévot, who was a pioneer in anaerobic microbiology |
Species epithet: heparin dissolving.
|Significance:||[Of minor importance]|
|Type Strain:||HEP = ATCC 35895 = CCUG 27827.|
|Gram +/Gram -:||G-|
|Other Enzymes:||Tryptophanase (indole) +|
|Disease:||Oral infections in animals and wound infections in humans after dog or cat bites.
|Hosts:||Dog, cat and humans|
|16S rRNA Seq.:|
||About 50 species have been described within genus Prevotella. Many species, which were earlier affiliated with genus Bacteroides, have now been transfered to genus Porphyromonas or genus Prevotella. These three genera are related and belong to the order Bacteroidales.|
|Dissertation with bacteriological connection|
On Friday, November 24, at 09:15 Madeleine Moazzami defends her thesis with the title: "Foodborne bacteria in slaughterhouses with focus on cleaning and disinfection". The defense takes place in Lennart Kennes hall, BioCentrum, campus Ultuna. All interested parties are welcome to attend.Published 2023-11-20. Read more...