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Descriptor English: Gram-Negative Aerobic Rods and Cocci
Descriptor Spanish: Bacilos y Cocos Aerobios Gramnegativos
Descriptor Portuguese: Bacilos e Cocos Aeróbios Gram-Negativos
Descriptor French: Bâtonnets et coques aérobies à Gram négatif
Entry term(s): Gram Negative Aerobic Rods and Cocci
Tree number(s): B03.440.400.425
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D016946
Scope note: A group of gram-negative bacteria consisting of rod- and coccus-shaped cells. They are both aerobic (able to grow under an air atmosphere) and microaerophilic (grow better in low concentrations of oxygen) under nitrogen-fixing conditions but, when supplied with a source of fixed nitrogen, they grow as aerobes.
Annotation: avoid: too general; prefer specific families & genera; infection: coord IM with GRAM-NEGATIVE BACTERIAL INFECTIONS (IM); DF: GRAM NEG AEROBIC 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
Previous Indexing: Gram-Negative Aerobic Bacteria (1992-1997)
Public MeSH Note: 98
History Note: 98; use explode 1992-97
Entry Version: GRAM NEG AEROBIC RODS
DeCS ID: 30077
Unique ID: D016946
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Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/08/23
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Gram-Negative Aerobic Rods and Cocci - Preferred
Concept UI M0025776
Scope note A group of gram-negative bacteria consisting of rod- and coccus-shaped cells. They are both aerobic (able to grow under an air atmosphere) and microaerophilic (grow better in low concentrations of oxygen) under nitrogen-fixing conditions but, when supplied with a source of fixed nitrogen, they grow as aerobes.
Preferred term Gram-Negative Aerobic Rods and Cocci
Entry term(s) Gram Negative Aerobic Rods and Cocci



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