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Descriptor English:   Fusobacterium 
Descriptor Spanish:   Fusobacterium 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Fusobacterium 
Synonyms English:   Sphaerophorus  
Tree Number:   B03.370.250
Definition English:   A genus of gram-negative, anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria found in cavities of humans and other animals. No endospores are formed. Some species are pathogenic and occur in various purulent or gangrenous infections. 
Indexing Annotation English:   infection = FUSOBACTERIUM INFECTIONS
History Note English:   SPHAEROPHORUS was heading 1963-76 (see under BACTEROIDACEAE 1976) 
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
CH chemistry CL classification
CY cytology DE drug effects
EN enzymology GE genetics
GD growth & development IM immunology
IP isolation & purification ME metabolism
PY pathogenicity PH physiology
RE radiation effects UL ultrastructure
VI virology  
Record Number:   5811 
Unique Identifier:   D005673 

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