E-Coli Bacteria

About the Escherichia coli (e-coli) bacteria The Escherichia coli are bacteria that attack most people, especially kids, nowadays. It is not only causing a great number of e-coli patients in hospitals but it also causes a number of deaths. These bacteria are bacteria that usually reside in the intestines of humans and animals. Escherichia coli […]

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Campylobacter Bacteria

About the Campylobacter bacteria The Campylobacter is a bacterium that appears like a spiral or a corkscrew and comes as a genus of Gram-negative bacteria. Like salmonella and e-coli, these bacteria can also be found in the intestinal tracts of both human beings and animals like birds, dogs, monkeys, swine, cats, etc. This means that […]

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Shigella Bacteria

About the Shigella bacteria Shigella bacteria cause shigella infection or illness.  This strain of bacteria generally causes an infection in the intestines and disrupts its functionality. Thus symptoms related to a shigella infection are mostly gastrointestinal related. An illness or infection of this type is also known as Shigellosis. It has been observed that this […]

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Salmonella Bacteria

About the Salmonella bacteria The salmonella strain or genus of bacteria refers to rod shaped bacteria, which is named after Daniel Salmon who discovered it in the year 1906. Some strains of the salmonella bacteria cause several diseases or illnesses in both animals and humans. Food poisoning infections and typhoid fever are generally caused by […]

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Bacillus Bacteria

About the Bacillus bacteria Bacillus is a rod shaped bacteria and are of the firmicutes division. The bacillus bacteria species can be facultative anaerobes or obligate aerobes. These are by nature ubiquitous and exist both in the pathogenic and free living species. Under stressful conditions, they exist as spores and remain in a dormant state. […]

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Vibrio Bacteria

Vibrio is strain of bacteria that can be found in warm and temperate marine environments all across the globe. The most popular strain of bacteria is V.Cholerae, i.e. the bacterium that causes cholera. Cholera causes some grave health problems globally and constant effort is being made to combat the disease. Scientific research and findings on […]

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Yersina Bacteria

What actually is Yersinia? Yersina is a bacteria strain that causes bowel infections. You may acquire the bacteria strain from consumption of contaminate d food or food which is not fully cooked and poorly prepared. Other sources of the infection would be from pets, poultry and farm animals, namely pigs. Contaminated water or can also […]

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Plesiomonas Bacteria

Plesiomonas bacteria are known to be gram negative and are rod shaped. Plesiomonas bacterium strains are water borne and are usually found in water bodies such as rivers, ponds and lakes. Bacterial strains can be acquired from coming in contact with raw shellfish. These bacterial strains have a tropical as well as sub tropical origin. […]

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Listeria Bacteria

About the Listeria bacteria The listeria bacteria strain or genus can cause some serious illness in human beings if consumed. Usually this strain of bacteria is found in cheese, unpasteurized milk, unwashed vegetables, raw meat, sausages, deli meats, hot dogs that are not completely heated even if they seemed to be cooked fully initially before […]

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Aeromonas Bacteria

About the Aeromonas bacteria The Aeromonas bacteria strain is found in fresh water. It has been observed that this bacterium genus causes wound infections and food borne illnesses. Research is still being conducted extensively on the behavioral patterns and effects of this species of bacteria. The exact mechanisms were not really known till this year […]

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