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Descriptor in English: Gram-Positive Endospore-Forming Bacteria
Descriptor in Spanish: Bacterias Grampositivas Formadoras de Endosporas
Descriptor in Portuguese: Bactérias Gram-Positivas Formadoras de Endosporo
Descriptor in French: Bactéries à Gram positif formant des endospores
Entry term(s): Gram Positive Endospore Forming Bacteria
Tree number(s): B03.300.390
B03.510.415
Scope note: Bacteria that form endospores and are gram-positive. Representative genera include BACILLUS; CLOSTRIDIUM; MICROMONOSPORA; SACCHAROPOLYSPORA; and STREPTOMYCES.
Annotation: do not confuse with GRAM-POSITIVE ENDOSPORE-FORMING RODS; avoid: too general; prefer specific families & genera; infection: coord IM with GRAM-POSITIVE BACTERIAL INFECTIONS (IM); DF: GRAM POS ENDOSPORE FORMING BACT
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: 92
DeCS UI: 30070
Descriptor UI: D016936
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/05/30
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Gram-Positive Endospore-Forming Bacteria - Preferred
Concept UI M0025766
Scope note Bacteria that form endospores and are gram-positive. Representative genera include BACILLUS; CLOSTRIDIUM; MICROMONOSPORA; SACCHAROPOLYSPORA; and STREPTOMYCES.
Preferred term Gram-Positive Endospore-Forming Bacteria
Entry term(s) Gram Positive Endospore Forming Bacteria



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