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Descriptor English: Erwinia
Descriptor Spanish: Erwinia
Descriptor Portuguese: Erwinia
Descriptor French: Erwinia
Tree number(s): B03.440.450.425.300
B03.660.250.150.175
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D004885
Scope note: A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria whose organisms are associated with plants as pathogens, saprophytes, or as constituents of the epiphytic flora.
Annotation: in plants; rarely infects humans but if so, 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
DeCS ID: 4971
Unique ID: D004885
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Erwinia - Preferred
Concept UI M0007674
Scope note A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria whose organisms are associated with plants as pathogens, saprophytes, or as constituents of the epiphytic flora.
Preferred term Erwinia



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