Baghdad Sci.J volume 14, issue 2, P356-362 2017 DOI: 10.21123/bsj.14.2.356-362 View full text
Baghdad Science Journal

Abstract: Siderophores are low molecular weight organic compounds produced by microorganisms growing under low iron concentration.In this study we describe the detection, production and extraction of siderophores secreted by Acinetobacter baumannii (Multiple-drug resistant ) pathogens. One hundered twenty Gram –negative non lactose fermenter bacilli isolates have been collected from three hospitals at Baghdad city over three months. Primary identification of these isolates is performed by standard diagnostic methods (b…

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