Definición de micrococcus en inglés:


Saltos de línea: micro|coc¦cus
Pronunciación: /ˌmʌɪkrəʊˈkɒkəs

sustantivo (plural micrococci /-ˈkɒk(s)ʌɪ, -(s)i/)

  • A spherical bacterium found on dead or decaying organic matter.
    • Family Micrococcaceae of Gram-positive non-motile bacteria, in particular the genera Micrococcus and Staphylococcus
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The only organisms isolated were diphtheroids, coagulase-negative staphylococci, and micrococci.
    • The majority of flora isolated were gram-positive cocci, including coagulase-negative staphylococci and micrococci, present in all positive cultures.
    • Spirochetes live in our gums; staphylococci, micrococci, and a small yeast from the genus Pityrosporon clothe our hides.



Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • DNA was digested to mononucleotides with micrococcal nuclease and spleen phosphodiesterase at 37°C for 3.5 h.
  • The spt6-140 mutation alters transcription and chromatin in our inverted repeats, as determined by Northern and micrococcal nuclease sensitivity analyses, respectively.
  • To further study the basis for these changes in chromatin organization, we used micrococcal nuclease digestion to determine the arrangement of nucleosomes in this region.

Más definiciones de micrococcus 

Definición de micrococcus en: 

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día astrogation
Pronunciación: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space