alexa Abstract | Analysis on inducement of antibiotic production in marine bacteria

Journal of Chemical and Pharmaceutical Research
Open Access

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific Societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Open Access Journals gaining more Readers and Citations

700 Journals and 15,000,000 Readers Each Journal is getting 25,000+ Readers

This Readership is 10 times more when compared to other Subscription Journals (Source: Google Analytics)

Original Articles Open Access


Competition amongst microbes for space and nutrients in the marine environment is a powerful selective force which has led to the evolution of a variety of effective strategies for colonizing and growing on surfaces. As the primary role of antimicrobial activity can be to antagonize competitors, bacteria may also produce antimicrobial compounds when they sense the presence of competing organisms. Bacterium - bacterium antagonistic interactions involving antibiotics are well documented in soils but work relating to this in marine environment is scanty. In this present study marine bacterial strains were induced for enhancement as well as for antibiotic production. In the present study out of the 75 antibiotic non-producer strains used for inducement study, 20 strains were induced. Inducements of antibiotic production by the bacterial strains were carried with heat killed and live Escherichia coli and Pseudomonas aeroginosa cells.

To read the full article Peer-reviewed Article PDF image

Author(s): Prem Anand TC Chellaram C Felicia Shanthini and R Sivakumar


Marine bacteria, Antibiotic production, Southeastern India, antibiotic

Peer Reviewed Journals
Make the best use of Scientific Research and information from our 700 + peer reviewed, Open Access Journals
International Conferences 2017-18
Meet Inspiring Speakers and Experts at our 3000+ Global Annual Meetings

Contact Us