2013;3:315-324. Wang JT, Hu F, Xiong Z, Ye X, Zhu D, Wang YF, Wang M. Susceptibility of Extended-Spectrum-β-Lactamase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae According to the New CLSI Breakpoints. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2013;57:2981-2988. Mata C, Navarro F, Miró E, Walsh TR, Mirelis B, Toleman M. Prevalence of SXT/R391-like integrative and conjugative elements carrying blaCMY-2 in Proteus mirabilis. J Clin Microbiol 2008;46:3980-3986. Review Article: Bush K, et al. Detection of CMY-99, a Novel Acquired AmpC-Type β-Lactamase, and VIM-1 in Proteus mirabilis Isolates in Bulgaria. MacConkey-Agar (without salt) for microbiology, NutriSelect ™ Plus : MacConkey-Agar (without salt and crystal violet) A differential medium which restricts the swarming of most Proteus species. Song W, Kim J, Bae IK, Jeong SH, Seo YH, Shin JH, Jang SJ, Uh Y, Shin JH, Lee MK, Lee K. Chromosome-Encoded AmpC and CTX-M Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamases in Clinical Isolates of Proteus mirabilis from Korea. Hospital). Proteus is a member of the tribe Proteeae, which also includes Morganella and Providencia. Inhibits swarming of Proteus spp (Proteus mirabilis and Proteus vulgaris are frequently involved in urinary tract infection); Relatively low cost (compared with combined use of Blood Agar and MacConkey agar for urine culture). MiniReview: Updated Functional Classification of β-lactamases. a. Streak the plates for isolation, using an 18- to 24-h broth culture of Enterococcus faecalisdiluted to yield 104Œ105 CFU/plate. Antimicrobial susceptibility of Gram-negative organisms isolated from patients hospitalized in intensive care units in United States and European hospitals (2009–2011). Int J Antimicrob Agents 2000;16:239-43. [PubMed], 86. It has proved useful for identification of intestinal bacteria. Resistance of Proteus Species to Selected Antibiotics (3708 P. mirabilis isolates and P. vulgaris isolates were included from references 1, 2, 14, 21, 54, 55, 63, 68, 91, 92, 94, 111, 120, 121, 122, 135, 139, 141; ), Thomas Benedek and Alicia Zhu: The Origin of the Name Proteus, Baron EJ. Cultural Response Cultural characteristics observed after 18-24 hours at 35 °C. The swarming motility is clearly visible as spreaded colonies on MHA, Blood agar and MacConkey agar plates with 1.5% agar concentration. In BD MacConkey II Agar, peptones … Correlation between anti-Proteus antibodies and isolation rates of Proteus mirabilis in rheumatoid arthritis. O'Hara CM, Brenner FW, and Miller JM. Vulgaris is a flagellate… Int J Antimicrob Agents 2011;38:186-187. Chin Med J (Engl) 2010;123: 2568-2570. Kaur M, Aggarwal A. Morrissey I, Bouchillon SK, Hackel M, Biedenbach DJ, Hawser S, Hoban D, Badal RE. Inter J Antimicrob Agents 2002;19: 461-465. ; Certain Shigella strains may need a 42 to 48 h incubation. 2012 Nov-Dec;66(11-12):273. 2004;72: 66-75. Wilson C, Thakore A, Isenberg D, Ebringer A. of 20 plates 221270 BD BBL™ MacConkey II Agar, Ctn. Hardy Diagnostics Columbia CNA Agar is recommended for use as a selective growth medium for the isolation and differentiation of gram-positive cocci from clinical and non-clinical specimens which contain mixed flora. Ohno A, Ishii Y, Ma L, Yamaguchi K. Problems related to determination of MICs of oximino-type expanded-spectrum cephems for Proteus vulgaris. Mathai D, Jones RN, Pfaller MA; Epidemiology and frequency of resistance among pathogens causing urinary tract infections in 1, 510 hospitalized patients: a report from the SENTRY Antimicrobial Surveillance Program (North America). Neuwirth C, Siebor E, Duez JM, Pechinot A, Kazmierczak A. Imipenem resistance in clinical isolates of Proteus mirabilis associated with alterations in penicillin-binding proteins. Evaluation of the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute phenotypic confirmatory test to detect the presence of extended-spectrum β-lactamases from 4005 Escherichia coli, Klebsiella oxytoca, Klebsiella pneumoniae and Proteus mirabilis isolates. The image shows three plates with MacConkey agar. [PubMed], 104. Isenstein D, Honig E. Proteus vulgaris empyema and increased pleural fluid pH. Swarming in Proteus mirabilis. Sharma I, Paul D. Prevalence of community acquired urinary tract infections in silchar medical college, Assam, India and its antimicrobial susceptibility profile. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2014;78:443-448. 112. J Clin Microbiol 2002;40:611-4. Neuwirth C, Madec S, Siebor E, Pechinot A, Duez JM, Pruneaux M, Fouchereau-Peron M, Kazmierczak A, Labia R. TEM-89 beta-lactamase produced by a Proteus mirabilis clinical isolate: new complex mutant (CMT 3) with mutations in both TEM-59 (IRT-17) and TEM-3. The Proteus strains were also tested on MacConkey agar, where the level of Ca2needed to inhibit swarm- ing was 0.005 M (less than 5% of the level needed in nutrient agar) for all but one strain, which required 0.02 M (this strain also required a high Ca~concen- tration on nutrient agar). Streak for isolation. BMC Infect Dis 2014;14:486. Proteus Proteus vulgaris growth in MacConkey agar culture plate Scientific classification Domain: Bacteria Phylum: Proteobacteria Class: Gammaproteobacteria Order: Enterobacterales Family: Morganellaceae Genus: Proteus Hauser 1885 Species P. hauseri P. mirabilis P. myxofaciens P. penneri P. vulgaris Proteus is a genus of Gram-negative Proteobacteria. Proteus is a genus of Gram-negative Proteobacteria. Liassine N, Madec S, Ninet B, Metral C, Fouchereau-Peron M, Labia R, Auckenthaler R. Postneurosurgical meningitis due to Proteus penneri with selection of a ceftriaxone-resistant isolate: analysis of chromosomal class A beta-lactamase HugA and its LysR-type regulatory protein HugR. Li X, Mobley HLT. [PubMed]. Indole reacts with added Kovac’s reagent … Postgrad Med J 2013;89(1052): 329-334. Mahrouki S, Perilli M, Bourouis A, Chihi H, Ferjani M, Ben Moussa M, Amicosante G, Belhadj O. Proteus mirabilis is an extraordinary microbe. CLED Agar is recommended for use in the spread plate technique for detection of bacteria in urine. or seminal odour. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Performance characteristics of the medium were evaluated in comparison to those of 5% sheep blood and MacConkey agars by direct inoculation of the urine samples on the three … Frequency of occurrence and antimicrobial susceptibility of Gram-negative bacteremia isolates in patients with urinary tract infection: results from United States and European hospitals (2009–2011). Park SD, Uh Y, Lee G, Lim K, Kim JB, Jeong SH. Siebor E, Neuwirth C. Proteus genomic island 1 (PGI1), a new resistance genomic island from two Proteus mirabilis French clinical isolates. MacConkey, A.T. 1900. Clinical features: [PubMed], 142. Sardeli S, Bedeni B, Sijak D, Colinon C, Kaleni S. Emergence of Proteus mirabilis Isolates Producing TEM-52 Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamases in Croatia. The image shows three plates with MacConkey agar. An alkaline urine sample is a possible sign of P. mirabilis.It can be diagnosed in the lab due to characteristic swarming motility, and inability to metabolize lactose (on a MacConkey agar plate, for example). [PubMed], 103. It can be diagnosed in the lab due to characteristic swarming motility, and inability to metabolize lactose (on a MacConkey agar plate, for example). [PubMed], 121. Antimicrobial susceptibilities of Proteus mirabilis: a longitudinal nationwide study from the Taiwan surveillance of antimicrobial resistance (TSAR) program. Swarming in Proteus mirabilis. Also P. mirabilis produces a very distinct odour. While many genes and nutrient requirements involved in the swarming process have been identified, few studies have addressed the signals that promote initiation of swarming following initial contact … Proteus mirabilis is a gram-negative, rod shaped, facultative anaerobic bacterium. Liu W, Chen L, Li H, Duan H, Zhang Y, Liang X, Li X, Zou M, Xu L, Hawkey PM. ing the swarming of Proteus species. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2001;40:129-36. Rates of susceptibility of carbapenems, ceftobiprole, and colistin against clinically important bacteria collected from intensive care units in 2007: Results from the Surveillance of Multicenter Antimicrobial Resistance in Taiwan (SMART). You have a mixed culture of these pathogens, which you inoculate onto both MacConkey agar and nutrient agar, and then you incubate the plates at optimal growth conditions. Assays included Gram stain, growth characteristics on MacConkey agar, CLED agar, and triple sugar iron media [30]. Na'was TE, Mawajdeh S, Dababneh A, al-Omari A. The Proteus species can also cause urinary tract infections in humans. Disease. Flow Diagram for Gram Neg Rods on BAP & MacConkey (NOT for stool isolates), Flow chart for identification of enteric fecal pathogens, Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (Co-trimoxazole). [PubMed], 58. [PubMed], 125. Distribution of Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamases, AmpC β-Lactamases, and Carbapenemases among Enterobacteriaceae Isolates Causing Intra-Abdominal Infections in the Asia-Pacific Region: Results of the Study for Monitoring Antimicrobial Resistance Trends (SMART). - Click on the image to enlarge it. Scand J Infect Dis 2003;35: 98-103. In addition, it contains tryptophan which indicates tryptophan deaminase activity (TDA), indicating the presence of Proteus spp. Nakano R, Nakano A, Abe M, Inoue M, Okamoto R. Regional outbreak of CTX-M-2 beta-lactamase-producing Proteus mirabilis in Japan. Culture characters Non-fastidious. FEMS Microbiol Lett 2001;205:185-189. [PubMed], 116. Characterization of a Transmissible Plasmid Encoding VEB-1 and VIM-1 in Proteus mirabilis." Management of infectious stones: the Standford experience. J Med Microbiol 2010;59: 1185-1190. P. mirabilis produces a very distinct fishy odour. Antimicrobial Resistance in Urinary Tract Pathogens in Canada from 2007 to 2009: CANWARD Surveillance Study. [PubMed], 105. Indian J Med Res2012;135:341-345. Mammeri H, Gilly L, Laurans G, Vedel G, Eb F, Paul G. Catalytic and structural properties of IRT-21 beta-lactamase (TEM-77) from a co-amoxiclav-resistant Proteus mirabilis isolate. [PubMed], 84. Twoprobioticstrains(L.caseiDSM20011andL.reuteriDSM20016)werepurchasedfromMERCEN, Egypt. Proteus mirabilis on MacConkey agar. The MacConkey-type streptomycin agar was made by adding the necessary amount of streptomycin sulphate to the molten agar at 45'. MacConkey agar is a selective medium used for the isolation of non-fastidious Gram-negative rods, particularly members of the family Enterobacteriaceae and the genus Pseudomonas, and the differentiation of lactose fermenting from lactose non-fermenting Gram-negative bacilli. Sader HS, Flamm RK, Jone RN. Karlowsky JA, Kelly LJ, Thornsberry C, Jones ME, Evangelista AT, Critchley IA, Sahm DF. 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No están muy bien aisladas las colonias. The Enterobacteria. 2004;72:7306-7310. 221172 BD BBL™ MacConkey II Agar, Pkg. Recommendations for treatment of severe infections caused by Enterobacteriaceae producing extended-spectrum beta-lactamases (ESBLs). On MacConkey and Teepol lactose agar, lactose non-fermenting pale colonies, around 2-3 mm in size are formed. J Chemother 2003;15:12-26. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 1989;33:1131-1136. Culture characters Non-fastidious. [PubMed], 97. Proteus is a member of the Enterobacteriaceae family. [PubMed], 73. [PubMed], 124. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 2014;80:222-226. Proteus . Occurrence of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in members of the family Enterobacteriaceae in Italy: implications for resistance to beta-lactams and other antimicrobial drugs. MICs were performed by the agar dilution method, according to previously described methods . Epidemiology of Escherichia coli, Klebsiella Species, and Proteus mirabilis Strains Producing Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamases From Clinical Samples in the Kinki Region of Japan. Silverman DE, Stamey TA. Lu CH, Chang WN, Chuang YC, Chang HW. It is based on electrolyte deficient CLED Medium which provides a valuable non-inhibitory diagnostic agar for plate culture of other urinary organisms, whilst preventing the swarming of Proteus spp. [PubMed], 56. Iabadene H, Dallenne C, Messai Y, Geneste D, Bakour R, Arlet G. Emergence of Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase PER-1 in Proteus vulgaris and Providencia stuartii Isolates from Algiers, Algeria. Perilli M, Dell'Amico E, Segatore B, de Massis MR, Bianchi C, Luzzaro F, Rossolini GM, Toniolo A, Nicoletti G, Amicosante G. Molecular characterization of extended-spectrum beta-lactamases produced by nosocomial isolates of Enterobacteriaceae from an Italian nationwide survey. J Antimicrob Chemother 2011;66:2513-2520. MacConkey agar: pale yellow colonies (NLF), moderate in size, moist and low convex. Flow Diagram for Gram Neg Rods on BAP & MacConkey (NOT for stool isolates), Baron EJ. J Chemother 2014;26: 133-138. MacConkey Agar w/o CV Escherichia coli ATCC™ 25922 Salmonella Typhimurium ATCC™ 14028 Proteus mirabilis ATCC™ 12453 Uninoculated Plate. Proteus mirabilis produces hydrogen sulfide, that reacts with the iron, and a black precipitate forms in the test tube. [PubMed], 137. [PubMed], 94. [PubMed], 135. ESCHERICHIA COL • Gram-negative bacilli • Motile • Some strains capsulated • Normal flora of colon in man and animals 17A: Proteus mirabilis Growing on MacConkey Agar. However, a recent study indicated that P. myxofaciens may repres… Diagnosis. Kim BN, Kim NJ, Kim MN, Kim YS, Woo JH, Ryu J. Bacteraemia due to tribe Proteeae: a review of 132 cases during a decade (1991-2000). Fig. [PubMed], 61. Uropathogens and Host Characteristics. J Antimicrob Chemother 2011;66: 2266-2270. [PubMed], 62. B. BD BBL MacConkey II Agar 1. Melzer M, Welch C. Outcomes in UK patients with hospital-acquired bacteraemia and the risk of catheter-associated urinary tract infections. Colonies of P. mirabilis swarm on nonselective agar media, producing a surface film (Figure 15-2). [PubMed], 107. [PubMed], 109. (2020-11-12). [PubMed], 100. Proteus being an anaerobe can be further differentiated by incubating the culture under anaerobic conditions. Epidemiology of Ciprofloxacin Resistance and Its Relationship to Extended-Spectrum β-Lactamase Production in Proteus mirabilis Bacteremia. The MacConkey II Agar formulation was designed to improve the inhibition of swarming Proteus species, to achieve more definitive differentiation of lactose fermenters and nonfermenters, and for superior growth of enteric bacteria. MacConkey-Agar (without salt) for microbiology, NutriSelect ™ Plus : MacConkey-Agar (without salt and crystal violet) A differential medium which restricts the swarming of most Proteus species. The bacteria is highly motile due to its swarming motility because of the presence of peritrichous flagella. J Clin Microbiol 2002;40:1549-52. Chemotherapy 2010;56: 208-213. Surveillance of multidrug resistant uropathogenic bacteria in hospitalized patients in Indian. Philippon A, Labia R, Jacoby G. Extended-spectrum beta-lactamases. 9. [PubMed], 117. Swarming in Blood Agar (Source) CLED Agar also lacks sodium chloride, which helps to prevent the swarming of Proteus spp. Epidemiol Infect 2014;142: 399-403. Karlowsky JA, Lagacé-Wiens PR, Simner PJ, DeCorby MR, Adam HJ, Walkty A, Hoban DJ, Zhanel GG. 9A: Pseudomonas aeruginosa Growing on MacConkey Agar MacConkey agar is a selective medium used for the isolation of non-fastidious Gram-negative rods, particularly members of the family Enterobacteriaceae and the genus Pseudomonas, and the differentiation of lactose fermenting from lactose non-fermenting Gram-negative bacilli.MacConkey agar contains the dye crystal violet well as … MacConkey agar contains lactose, which Proteus organisms do not ferment, allowing differentiation of organisms with different fermentation. [PubMed], 77. Also P. mirabilis produces a very distinct fishy odour.. Disease. of 1 Useful for culturing urine specimens which may contain large number of Proteus species. Scavone P, Umpierrez A, Maskell DJ, Zunino P. Nasal immunization with attenuated Salmonella Typhimurium expressing an MrpA-TetC fusion protein significantly reduces Proteus mirabilis colonization in the mouse urinary tract. [PubMed], 134. Permeability to carbapenems of Proteus mirabilis mutants selected for resistance to imipenem or other beta-lactams. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 2002; 46:216-9. [PubMed], 54. The organism pictured on the far left is positive for hydrogen sulfide production. CLED agar: Blue gray translucent colonies and absence of swarming is due to electrolyte deficient. Gram-negative bacillary meningitis in adult post-neurosurgical patients. J Med Microbiol 2014;63(Pt 4): 556-561. Scand J Infect Dis 1991;23:125-126. [PubMed], 140. P. mirabilis can be diagnosed in the lab due to characteristic swarming motility, and inability to metabolize lactose (on a MacConkey agar plate, for example.) [PubMed] >, 85. [PubMed], 101. Useful for culturing urine specimens which may contain large number of Proteus species. pus. Infect. [PubMed], 120. Also P. mirabilis produces a … Sohn KM, Kang CI, Joo EJ, Ha YE, Chung DR, Peck KR, Lee NY, Song JH. Emerging extended-spectrum beta-lactamases in Proteus mirabilis. Comparative in vitro activity of gemifloxacin, ciprofloxacin, levofloxacin and ofloxacin in a North American surveillance study. of 100 plates 215371 BD BBL™ MacConkey II Agar Alt Sleeve, Ctn. Proteus grow on the Blood Agar plate in successive waves to form a thin filmy layer of concentric circles ( swarming). Ok, now Proteus mirabilis has a number of virulence factors, that are like assault weaponry that help it attack and destroy the host cells, and evade the immune system . Pandey A, Verma H, Asthana AK, Madan M. Extended spectrum beta lactamase producing Proteus penneri: a rare missed pathogen? [PubMed], 78. Carbapenems and piperacillin/tazobactam for the treatment of bacteremia caused by extended-spectrum β-lactamase–producing Proteus mirabilis. Adding alcohol on the agar plate might do the trick but it will also dehydrate your agar at a faster rate than the ordinary. streamers (staph) in thioglycollate broth. A single medium is only rarely able to recover all pathogens contained in a specimen. No bacteria were cultivated on the plate in image A.Escherichia coli and Proteus vulgaris have been cultivated during incubation at 37°C on the plates in the images B and C.Note the colour of the colonies, the, precipitation zone on the plate in image B and that P. vulgaris does not swarm on the plate in image C, which does not contain NaCl. [PubMed], 99. Prevalence and resistance patterns of extended-spectrum and AmpC β-lactamase in Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Proteus mirabilis, and Salmonella serovar Stanley in a Korean tertiary hospital. Janda JM, Abbott SL. Specimens: Urine, pus and ear Gram stain: Rod shaped gram negative 8. 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Identification and molecular characterisation of New Delhi metallo-β-lactamase-1 (NDM-1)- and NDM-6-producing Enterobacteriaceae from New Zealand hospitals. Two Independent Pathways for Self-Recognition in Proteus mirabilis Are Linked by Type VI-Dependent Export. Canad J Infect Dis Med Microbiol 2014;25:285-287. APMIS 2010;118: 801-808. Mol Immun 2015;64:285-294. Nakamura T, Komatsu M, Yamasaki K, Fukuda S, Miyamoto Y, Higuchi T, Ono T, Nishio H, Sueyoshi N, Kida K, Satoh K, Toda H, Toyokawa M, Nishi I, Sakamoto M, Akagi M, Nakai I, Kofuku T, Orita T, Wada Y, Zikimoto T, Koike C, Kinoshita S, Hirai I, Takahashi H, Matsuura N, Yamamoto Y. STICKLER, in Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering in Urology, 2009. [PubMed] >, 93. [PubMed], 145. [PubMed], 69. mBio 2013;4: e00374-00313. D.J. is Proteus mirabilis dangerous? Organisms (ATCC) Growth Color Escherichia coli (25922) luxuriant purple with black center with green metalic sheen Klebsiella pneumoniae (13883) good pink, mucoid Proteus mirabilis … Proteus, and related genera (Morganella, Providencia) [1, 2] are pleiomorphic, Gram‐negative bacilli, easily recognizable in non‐selective media, such as blood agar; by the swarming phenomenon. Mariotte S, Nordmann P, Nicolas MH. [PubMed], 89. Philippon A, Arlet G, Jacoby GA. Plasmid-determined AmpC-type beta-lactamases. species on separate agar plates and colonies from the plate were transferred with inoculating loop into 3 ml of normal saline in a test tube. Bile salts and crystal violet inhibit most gram positive bacteria. Urol Ann 2010;2:7-11. Purple agar (with lactose) is used in some laboratories instead of MacConkey agar. [PubMed], 80. 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