sources for restriction enzymes (at this website):
||Micrococcus luteus is Gram stain positive.
||Micrococcus luteus is aerobic
||Micrococcus luteus is non-motile.
||Bacteria; Actinobacteria; Actinobacteria (class); Actinobacteridae;
Actinomycetales; Micrococcineae; Micrococcaceae; Micrococcus
|Industrial uses or economic implications:
||Micrococcus luteus has been associated with spoilage
of fish products.
||Micrococcus luteus degrades the compounds in
sweat into ones producing unpleasant odors. Micrococcus luteus was formerly known as Micrococcus lysodeikticus.
Disclaimer: This information is presented as is. While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, please check current reference material prior to growth or handling of microorganisms.
|Human health and disease:
|Some strains of Micrococcus
luteus may occasionally be opportunist pathogens.
luteus can cause septic shock, pnuemonia, and urinary tract infections
in an immune-deficient person.