Identification of Chromobacterium violaceum by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry in blood culture

Max Roberto Batista Araújo, Vanessa Wolf, Luisa Ferreira Seabra

Abstract


Report of Chromobacterium violaceum isolation from blood culture. Identification by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometry. Relevant report due to the site affected, infection severity, and importance of correct and rapid identification for a successful treatment and lower risk of morbidity and mortality.

Keywords: Chromobacterium; blood Culture; sepsis; spectrometry, mass; Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption-Ionization


Keywords


Chromobacterium; blood Culture; sepsis; spectrometry, mass; Matrix-Assisted Laser Desorption-Ionization

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