Moraxella infections

Floyd C. Knoop

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The genus Moraxella, named after Victor Morax who worked at the Pasteur Institute (1891-1903), is composed of gram negative aerobic oxidase-positive coccobacilli. Moraxella catarrhalis is a common inhabitant of the upper respiratory tract during the first year of life (30-100%), but declines to 1-10% in adults ....

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationxPharm
Subtitle of host publicationThe Comprehensive Pharmacology Reference
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages4
ISBN (Print)9780080552323
StatePublished - Jan 1 2007

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)


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