alexa Abstract | Isolation and Molecular Identification of a Serratia spp. from Suspected Neonatal Sepsis in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Basra Province, Iraq
ISSN ONLINE(2319-8753)PRINT(2347-6710)

International Journal of Innovative Research in Science, Engineering and Technology
Open Access

Like us on: https://twitter.com/ijirset_r
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)

Research Article Open Access

Abstract

The genus Serratia , a member of Enterobacteriaceae family, plays an important role in nosocomial infections. It is responsible for numerous hospital outbreaks occurring in immunodefficient patients,particularly newborns and patients in intensive care unit (ICU). The current study included the collection of one hundred and sixty blood samples from neonatal patients who are suspected of infection by late onset sepsis in the neonatal intensive care unit (ICUs) of Maternity and childhood hospital in Basra province . All samples were tested by using blood cultures to isolation bacteria and molecular identification the positive blood cultures . Result of this study showed 8(5%) samples were found with positive blood cultures while 152(95%) given negative blood cultures. after identification by using the biochemical test,all (8) bacterial isolates were identified as Serratia spp. In the second part of this study the 16SrDNA nucleotides sequencing data results for eight alignments of bacterial isolates were showed (5) isolates No1,3,4,7 and 8 similarity the isolates that have accession number in genbank (KT741023.1,KT260868.1,KJ130057.1,KT260868 and KJ877667.1) respectively as Serratia marcescens , while (3) isolates No2,5and 6 similarity the isolates that have accession number in genbank (KC191827.1, FJ811864.1and KC191827.1) respectively as Serratia liquefaciens.

To read the full article Peer-reviewed Article PDF image

Author(s): Saad S Mahdi

Keywords

Serratia , neonate , sepsis,16SrDNA, Biotechnology

Share This Page

Additional Info

Loading
Loading Please wait..
 
 
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

Agri, Food, Aqua and Veterinary Science Journals

Dr. Krish

agrifoodaquavet@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9040

Clinical and Biochemistry Journals

Datta A

clinical_biochem@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9037

Business & Management Journals

Ronald

business@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Chemical Engineering and Chemistry Journals

Gabriel Shaw

chemicaleng_chemistry@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9040

Earth & Environmental Sciences

Katie Wilson

environmentalsci@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

Engineering Journals

James Franklin

engineering@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9042

General Science and Health care Journals

Andrea Jason

generalsci_healthcare@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9043

Genetics and Molecular Biology Journals

Anna Melissa

genetics_molbio@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9006

Immunology & Microbiology Journals

David Gorantl

immuno_microbio@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9014

Informatics Journals

Stephanie Skinner

omics@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Material Sciences Journals

Rachle Green

materialsci@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9039

Mathematics and Physics Journals

Jim Willison

mathematics_physics@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9042

Medical Journals

Nimmi Anna

medical@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9038

Neuroscience & Psychology Journals

Nathan T

neuro_psychology@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9041

Pharmaceutical Sciences Journals

John Behannon

pharma@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001Extn: 9007

Social & Political Science Journals

Steve Harry

social_politicalsci@omicsonline.com

1-702-714-7001 Extn: 9042

 
© 2008-2017 OMICS International - Open Access Publisher. Best viewed in Mozilla Firefox | Google Chrome | Above IE 7.0 version