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Descriptor English: Chromatiaceae
Descriptor Spanish: Chromatiaceae
Descriptor Portuguese: Chromatiaceae
Descriptor French: Chromatiaceae
Entry term(s): Bacteria, Purple Sulfur
Purple Sulfur Bacteria
Tree number(s): B03.660.250.110
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D002841
Scope note: A family of phototrophic purple sulfur bacteria that deposit globules of elemental sulfur inside their cells. They are found in diverse aquatic environments.
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
Previous Indexing: Bacteria (1966-1974)
Public MeSH Note: 1976; see THIORHODACEAE 1975
History Note: 1976
DeCS ID: 2890
Unique ID: D002841
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1976/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/25
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Chromatiaceae - Preferred
Concept UI M0004368
Scope note A family of phototrophic purple sulfur bacteria that deposit globules of elemental sulfur inside their cells. They are found in diverse aquatic environments.
Preferred term Chromatiaceae
Entry term(s) Bacteria, Purple Sulfur
Purple Sulfur Bacteria



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