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Volume 9, Number 7—July 2003

Research

Amoeba-Resisting Bacteria and Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia

Bernard La Scola*, Ioanna Boyadjiev*†, Gilbert Greub*, Atieh Khamis*, Claude Martin†, and Didier Raoult*†Comments to Author 
Author affiliations: *Unité des Rickettsies, Marseille, France; †Hôpital Nord, Marseille, France

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Table 3

Identification of the 310 bacterial strains isolated by using amoebal co-culture procedure

Species No. of isolates
Legionella anisa
126
Bosea massiliensis
67
Rasbo bacterium
45
Bradyrhizobium liaoningense
29
L. quinlivanii
12
L. pneumophila
11
L. rubrilucens
7
L. worsleiensis
6
B. japonicum
5
Afipia broomeae 2

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