Introduction To Neisseriaceae

All pathogenic aerobic gram-negative cocci belong to the family of Neisseriaceae consisting of 5 genera include: Acinetobacter King Ella Moraxella (formerly Branhamella) Neisseria Oligella Neisseria contains the most important human pathogens: N. meningitidis N. gonorrhoeae Many saprophytic Neisseria can often be in the oropharynx provide evidence in the vagina or in the colon but rarely cause disease in humans. Moraxella catarrhalis causes otitis media in children, sinusitis in people of…

September 3, 2018