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Gram stain morphologies of ATCC 14779 after 48 h of incubation (a), DSM 8821 (48 h) (b), ATCC 51325 (48 h) (c), ATCC 14018 (48 h) (d), HC-NML 92-0507 (24 h) (e), ATCC 14266 (24 h) (f), HC-NML 98-0068 (24 h) (g), and a black-pigmented HC-NML 77-0298 (24 h) (h).doi:10.1128/9781555817381.ch28.f1

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CAMP reactions of different coryneform bacteria after 24 h. (Top) DMMZ 891 (positive reaction); (Middle) ATCC 14779 (negative reaction); (Bottom) ATCC 9345 (CAMP inhibition reaction). The vertical streak is ATCC 25923. doi:10.1128/9781555817381.ch28.f2

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Colony morphologies of different coryneform bacteria after 48 h of incubation on SBA. (a) LCDC 91-0077; (b) ATCC 14779; (c) LCDC 97-0202; (d) ATCC 6940; (e) ATCC 51325; (f) LCDC 95-0154; (g) HC-NML 91-0032 (after 96 h); (h) black-pigmented HC-NML 77-0298 (after 96 h); (i) biotype colonies on a Tinsdale agar plate. The latter photo was kindly provided by C. Hinnebusch and M. Cohen, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles. doi:10.1128/9781555817381.ch28.f3

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Some chemotaxonomic features of the bacteria covered in this chapter

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Most frequently reported disease associations of coryneform bacteria in humans

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Identification of medically relevant spp.

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Identification of medically relevant coryneform bacteria other than spp.


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