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Descriptor English: Myxococcus
Descriptor Spanish: Myxococcus
Descriptor Portuguese: Myxococcus
Descriptor French: Myxococcus
Tree number(s): B03.660.125.500.605
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016940
Scope note: A genus of gliding bacteria that are common inhabitants on tree bark and decomposing vegetation. The cells are slender rods with tapering ends.
Annotation:
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 (1966-1973)
Myxococcales (1974-1991)
Public MeSH Note: 92
History Note: 92
DeCS ID: 29947
Unique ID: D016940
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Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/05/30
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Myxococcus - Preferred
Concept UI M0025770
Scope note A genus of gliding bacteria that are common inhabitants on tree bark and decomposing vegetation. The cells are slender rods with tapering ends.
Preferred term Myxococcus



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