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Descriptor English: Kingella
Descriptor Spanish: Kingella
Descriptor Portuguese: Kingella
Descriptor French: Kingella
Tree number(s): B03.440.400.425.550.400
B03.660.075.525.410
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D017881
Scope note: A genus of gram-negative, aerobic, rod-shaped bacteria whose organisms are part of the normal flora of the mucous membranes of the upper respiratory tract. Some species are pathogenic for man.
Annotation: bacterium of upper resp mucous membranes; infection: coord IM with NEISSERIACEAE INFECTIONS (IM)
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: Moraxella (1969-1988)
Neisseriaceae (1983-1993)
Public MeSH Note: 94
History Note: 94
DeCS ID: 31373
Unique ID: D017881
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1993/06/03
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Kingella - Preferred
Concept UI M0027013
Scope note A genus of gram-negative, aerobic, rod-shaped bacteria whose organisms are part of the normal flora of the mucous membranes of the upper respiratory tract. Some species are pathogenic for man.
Preferred term Kingella



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