Descriptor English: Spirochaeta
Descriptor Spanish: Spirochaeta
Descriptor Portuguese: Spirochaeta
Descriptor French: Spirochaeta
Tree number(s): B03.440.425.410.711.679
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: A genus of flexible, spiral rods found in hydrogen sulfide-containing mud, sewage, and polluted water. None of the species properly referred to in this genus are pathogenic.
Annotation: a genus of the family SPIROCHAETACEAE of the order SPIROCHAETALES; do not confuse with SPIROCHETES see SPIROCHAETALES; found in mud & slime
Allowable Qualifiers: CH composition chimique
CL classification
CY cytologie
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
GE génétique
IM immunologie
IP isolement et purification
ME métabolisme
PH physiologie
PY pathogénicité
RE effets des radiations
UL ultrastructure
VI virologie
DeCS ID: 13525
Unique ID: D013142
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Spirochaeta - Preferred
Concept UI M0020346
Preferred term Spirochaeta

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