sources for restriction enzymes (at this website):
||Serratia marcescens is Gram stain negative
||Serratia marcescens is a facultative anaerobe
||Serratia marcescens is motile
||Bacteria; Proteobacteria; Gammaproteobacteria; Enterobacteriales;
|Industrial uses or economic implications:
||Serratia marcescens is one of the most effective
bacteria for degradation of chitin.
||Serratia marcescens ia capable of producing a
pigment called prodigiosin, which ranges in color from
dark red to pale pink.
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:
is an opportunistic pathogen. Until the 1950s, this bacterium
generally was considered a harmless saprophyte and was
prior to that used by the government to study dispersal
patterns of bacteria sprayed into the air.