Bacterias marinas productoras de compuestos antibacterianos aisladas a partir de invertebrados intermareales

Translated title of the contribution: Marine bacteria producing antibacterial compounds isolated from inter-tidal invertebrates

Jorge Leon Quispe, Libia Liza, Isela Soto, Magali Torres, Andrés Orosco

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Abstract

Prospective sampling activities of intertidal invertebrates in the Ancon Bay (Lima, Peru) were done in order to select marine bacteria producing antimicrobial substances. The study included the isolation of bacteria in marine agar, in vitro antimicrobial susceptibility testing and electronic microscopic observations. We report the isolation, phenotypical characterization and antimicrobial properties of 10 strains of marine bacteria including the genus Vibrio, Pseudomonas, and Flavobacterium, and the order Actinomycetae that inhibit human pathogens. The results indicate that the marine invertebrates would be sources of bacteria producing antibiotic substances.

Translated title of the contributionMarine bacteria producing antibacterial compounds isolated from inter-tidal invertebrates
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)215-221
Number of pages7
JournalRevista Peruana de Medicina de Experimental y Salud Publica
Volume27
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 2010
Externally publishedYes

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