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Descriptor English: Streptomyces
Descriptor Spanish: Streptomyces
Descriptor Streptomyces
Scope note: Género de bacterias que forman un micelio aéreo no fragmentado. Se han identificado muchas especies, algunas patógenas. Este género produce la mayoría de los AGENTES ANTIBACTERIANOS de uso práctico.
Descriptor Portuguese: Streptomyces
Descriptor French: Streptomyces
Tree number(s): B03.300.390.400.810.768
B03.510.024.997.775
B03.510.415.400.810.768
B03.510.460.410.810.768
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D013302
Scope note: A genus of bacteria that form a nonfragmented aerial mycelium. Many species have been identified with some being pathogenic. This genus is responsible for producing a majority of the ANTI-BACTERIAL AGENTS of practical value.
Annotation: the bacterium that produces many antibiotics
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
PH physiology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
DeCS ID: 13690
Unique ID: D013302
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Streptomyces - Preferred
Concept UI M0020590
Scope note A genus of bacteria that form a nonfragmented aerial mycelium. Many species have been identified with some being pathogenic. This genus is responsible for producing a majority of the ANTI-BACTERIAL AGENTS of practical value.
Preferred term Streptomyces



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