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Descriptor English: Fusobacteria
Descriptor Spanish: Fusobacterias
Descriptor Portuguese: Fusobactérias
Descriptor French: Fusobacteria
Tree number(s): B03.370
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D045182
Scope note: A phylum of anaerobic, gram-negative bacteria with a chemoorganotrophic heterotrophic metabolism. They are resident flora of the OROPHARYNX.
Annotation: FUSOBACTERIUM is also available; infection: coord IM with GRAM-NEGATIVE BACTERIAL 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: Fusobacterium (1965-2003)
Public MeSH Note: 2004
History Note: 2004
DeCS ID: 37827
Unique ID: D045182
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2004/01/01
Date of Entry: 2003/07/09
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Fusobacteria - Preferred
Concept UI M0447417
Scope note A phylum of anaerobic, gram-negative bacteria with a chemoorganotrophic heterotrophic metabolism. They are resident flora of the OROPHARYNX.
Preferred term Fusobacteria



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