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Descriptor English: Hafnia
Descriptor Spanish: Hafnia
Descriptor Portuguese: Hafnia
Descriptor French: Hafnia
Tree number(s): B03.440.450.425.375
B03.660.250.150.280
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020595
Scope note: A genus of straight, gram-negative bacterial rods which are facultatively anaerobic and motile by peritrichous flagella. This genus is found in human and animal feces, soil, water, and dairy products. It is an opportunistic pathogen in humans. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)
Annotation: infection: coord IM with ENTEROBACTERIACEAE 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: Enterobacteriaceae (1966-1999)
Public MeSH Note: 2000
History Note: 2000
DeCS ID: 34115
Unique ID: D020595
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Date Established: 2000/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/11/03
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Hafnia - Preferred
Concept UI M0328452
Scope note A genus of straight, gram-negative bacterial rods which are facultatively anaerobic and motile by peritrichous flagella. This genus is found in human and animal feces, soil, water, and dairy products. It is an opportunistic pathogen in humans. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)
Preferred term Hafnia



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