[Microbiology] Re: Bacterium candidodestruens
(by jeyankarunanithi from gmail.com)
Sat Jul 4 09:02:54 EST 2009
On May 27, 12:15 pm, "Bumble B. Boy" <bumblebee... from mindspring.com>
> Hi all,
> I have run across a rather obscure reference to a bacterium isolated in
> 1956 that attacks Candida albicans, and I wish to obtain it.
> Akiba, T and Iwata, K. On the destructive invasion of a new species,
> "Bacterium candidodestruens" into Candida cells. 1954. Japanese Journal of
> Experimental Medicine. 24(3) pp.159-166
> I have sent a letter to the University of Tokyo, Dept. of
> Bacteriology(sic), but I suspect the authors may be retired or deceased. I
> have checked ATCC but it was never deposited there. Does anyone have this
> bacterium (pigmented gram negative rods) or know how I can go about
> locating it? Please e-mail replies since I do not regularly read this
> newsgroup. Thanks!
> Dear Allen,
> Did you ever get an answer? I saw the reference also in
> F.C. Odd's book "Candida and Candidosis: A Review a Bibliography"
> 2nd Edition. Let me know what you came up with.
> He thought perhaps from their description that it was
> probably a Serratia species.
Did you came across Candida destructing bacteria anywhere else.I am
also in search for it.Can you please reply about this.Expecting your
reply.my mail id jeyankarunanithi from gmail.com
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