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Descriptor English: Moraxella
Descriptor Spanish: Moraxella
Descriptor Portuguese: Moraxella
Descriptor French: Moraxella
Tree number(s): B03.440.400.425.537.525
B03.660.250.530.525
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009016
Scope note: A genus of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria occurring as rods (subgenus Moraxella) or cocci (subgenus Branhamella). Its organisms are parasitic on the mucous membranes of humans and other warm-blooded animals.
Annotation: infection: coord IM with MORAXELLACEAE INFECTIONS (IM); note specifics but MORAXELLA KINGAE see KINGELLA KINGAE is available
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: 9206
Unique ID: D009016
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Date Established: 1966/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Moraxella - Preferred
Concept UI M0014059
Scope note A genus of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria occurring as rods (subgenus Moraxella) or cocci (subgenus Branhamella). Its organisms are parasitic on the mucous membranes of humans and other warm-blooded animals.
Preferred term Moraxella



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