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Descriptor English: Caldicellulosiruptor
Descriptor Spanish: Caldicellulosiruptor
Descriptor Caldicellulosiruptor
Scope note: Género de bacterias grampositivas, anaerobias, termófilas y no formadoras de esporas del orden Thermoanaerobacterales, filo FIRMICUTES. Es conocido por fermentar la CELULOSA y la hemicelulosa de las plantas y por su papel en la producción de BIOCOMBUSTIBLES.
Descriptor Portuguese: Caldicellulosiruptor
Descriptor French: Without translation
Tree number(s): B03.353.563
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D000082623
Scope note: A genus of thermophilic, anaerobic, gram-positive, and non-spore forming bacteria in the order Thermoanaerobacterales and phylum FIRMICUTES. It is known for fermenting CELLULOSE and hemicellulose from plants and for its role in producing BIOFUELS.
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: Firmicutes (2015-2020)
Public MeSH Note: 2021
History Note: 2021
DeCS ID: 59342
Unique ID: D000082623
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Date Established: 2021/01/01
Date of Entry: 2020/07/07
Revision Date: 2020/05/27
Caldicellulosiruptor - Preferred
Concept UI M000677121
Scope note A genus of thermophilic, anaerobic, gram-positive, and non-spore forming bacteria in the order Thermoanaerobacterales and phylum FIRMICUTES. It is known for fermenting CELLULOSE and hemicellulose from plants and for its role in producing BIOFUELS.
Preferred term Caldicellulosiruptor



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