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Descriptor English: Faecalibacterium prausnitzii
Descriptor Spanish: Faecalibacterium prausnitzii
Descriptor Portuguese: Faecalibacterium prausnitzii
Descriptor French: Faecalibacterium prausnitzii
Entry term(s): Fusobacterium prausnitzii
Tree number(s): B03.353.625.766.500
B03.440.425.410.413.500
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000070037
Scope note: A species of FAECALIBACTERIUM, previously classified in the FUSOBACTERIUM genus, that is a major constituent of the GUT MICROBIOTA in healthy humans. It has anti-inflammatory activity and reduced numbers of this species occur in patients with INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES such as CROHN DISEASE.
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: Gram-Positive Bacteria (2002-2016)
Public MeSH Note: 2017
History Note: 2017
DeCS ID: 56317
Unique ID: D000070037
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 2017/01/01
Date of Entry: 2016/07/08
Revision Date: 2017/02/24
Faecalibacterium prausnitzii - Preferred
Concept UI M000608922
Scope note A species of FAECALIBACTERIUM, previously classified in the FUSOBACTERIUM genus, that is a major constituent of the GUT MICROBIOTA in healthy humans. It has anti-inflammatory activity and reduced numbers of this species occur in patients with INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES such as CROHN DISEASE.
Preferred term Faecalibacterium prausnitzii
Entry term(s) Fusobacterium prausnitzii



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