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Descriptor English: Endospore-Forming Bacteria
Descriptor Spanish: Bacterias Formadoras de Endosporas
Descriptor bacterias formadoras de endosporas
Scope note: Grupo de bacilos o cocos con afinidades taxonómicas dudosas. Forman endosporas, corpúsculos de pared gruesa que se forman dentro de las células vegetativas de ciertas bacterias, capaces de resistir en circunstancias ambientales adversas durante periodos prolongados.
Descriptor Portuguese: Bactérias Formadoras de Endosporo
Descriptor French: Bactéries formant des endospores
Entry term(s): Endospore Forming Bacteria
Tree number(s): B03.300
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004725
Scope note: A group of rods or cocci whose taxonomic affinities are uncertain. They form endospores, thick-walled bodies formed within the vegetative cells of certain bacteria, able to withstand adverse environmental conditions for prolonged periods.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specific families & genera
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 (1976-1997)
Spores, Bacterial (1976-1997)
Public MeSH Note: 98
History Note: 98; use explode 1976-97
Entry Version: ENDOSPORE FORMING BACT
DeCS ID: 4806
Unique ID: D004725
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Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1975/07/25
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Endospore-Forming Bacteria - Preferred
Concept UI M0007426
Scope note A group of rods or cocci whose taxonomic affinities are uncertain. They form endospores, thick-walled bodies formed within the vegetative cells of certain bacteria, able to withstand adverse environmental conditions for prolonged periods.
Preferred term Endospore-Forming Bacteria
Entry term(s) Endospore Forming Bacteria



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