Search
Descriptor in English: Gram-Positive Endospore-Forming Rods
Descriptor in Spanish: Bacilos Grampositivos Formadores de Endosporas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Bacilos Gram-Positivos Formadores de Endosporo
Descriptor in French: Bâtonnets sporulés à Gram positif
Entry term(s): Gram Positive Endospore Forming Rods
Tree number(s): B03.300.390.400
B03.510.415.400
B03.510.460.410
Scope note: Rod-shaped bacteria that form endospores and are gram-positive. Representative genera include BACILLUS and CLOSTRIDIUM.
Annotation: do not confuse with GRAM-POSITIVE ENDOSPORE-FORMING BACTERIA; avoid: too general; prefer specific families & genera; infection: coord IM with GRAM-POSITIVE BACTERIAL INFECTIONS (IM); DF: GRAM POS ENDOSPORE FORMING RODS
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
History Note: 98; use explode 1992-97
DeCS UI: 30069
Descriptor UI: D016937
Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/08/23
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Gram-Positive Endospore-Forming Rods - Preferred
Concept UI M0025767
Scope note Rod-shaped bacteria that form endospores and are gram-positive. Representative genera include BACILLUS and CLOSTRIDIUM.
Preferred term Gram-Positive Endospore-Forming Rods
Entry term(s) Gram Positive Endospore Forming Rods



We want your feedback on the new DeCS / MeSH website

We invite you to complete a survey that will take no more than 3 minutes.


Go to survey