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Descriptor English: Methylococcaceae
Descriptor Spanish: Methylococcaceae
Descriptor Portuguese: Methylococcaceae
Descriptor French: Methylococcaceae
Entry term(s): Methane Oxidizing Bacteria
Methane-Oxidizing Bacteria
Methanomonadaceae
Methylmonadaceae
Methylomonadaceae
Tree number(s): B03.440.400.425.500
B03.660.250.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D008772
Scope note: A family of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria utilizing only one-carbon organic compounds and isolated from in soil and water.
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: 92; was METHYLOMONADACEAE 1976-91, was METHANOMONADACEAE 1975
Online Note: use METHYLOCOCCACEAE to search METHYLOMONADACEAE 1976-91 & METHANOMONADACEAE 1975
History Note: 92; was METHYLOMONADACEAE 1976-91, was METHANOMONADACEAE 1975
DeCS ID: 30386
Unique ID: D008772
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1976/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/23
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Methylococcaceae - Preferred
Concept UI M0013658
Scope note A family of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria utilizing only one-carbon organic compounds and isolated from in soil and water.
Preferred term Methylococcaceae
Entry term(s) Methane Oxidizing Bacteria
Methane-Oxidizing Bacteria
Methanomonadaceae
Methylmonadaceae
Methylomonadaceae



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