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Descriptor English: Achromobacter
Descriptor Spanish: Achromobacter
Descriptor Portuguese: Achromobacter
Descriptor French: Achromobacter
Tree number(s): B03.440.400.425.115.030
B03.660.075.090.344.030
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D042402
Scope note: A genus of gram-negative, strictly aerobic, non-spore forming rods. Soil and water are regarded as the natural habitat. They are sometimes isolated from a hospital environment and humans.
Annotation: 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: Alcaligenes (1965-2003)
Public MeSH Note: 2004; see ALCALIGENES 1976-2003, see ACROMOBACTER 1963-1975
History Note: 2004, 1963-1975; use ALCALIGENES 1976-2003
DeCS ID: 37843
Unique ID: D042402
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: 2017/07/11
Achromobacter - Preferred
Concept UI M0000637
Scope note A genus of gram-negative, strictly aerobic, non-spore forming rods. Soil and water are regarded as the natural habitat. They are sometimes isolated from a hospital environment and humans.
Preferred term Achromobacter



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