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Selenomonas MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
Selenomonas
Tree Number(s)
B03.440.425.410.800.877
Unique ID
D020357
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020357
Annotation
infection: coordinate IM with GRAM-NEGATIVE BACTERIAL INFECTIONS (IM)
Scope Note
Curved bacteria, usually crescent-shaped rods, with ends often tapered, occurring singly, in pairs, or short chains. They are non-encapsulated, non-sporing, motile, and ferment glucose. Selenomonas are found mainly in the human buccal cavity, the rumen of herbivores, and the cecum of pigs and several rodents. (From Bergey's Manual of Determinative Bacteriology, 9th ed)
Entry Term(s)
Selenomonas ruminantium
Registry Number
txid970
Related Numbers
txid971
Previous Indexing
Bacteria (1967-1975)
Bacteroides (1976-1977)
Gram-Negative Anaerobic Bacteria (1978-1998)
Public MeSH Note
99
History Note
99
Date Established
1999/01/01
Date of Entry
1998/06/11
Revision Date
2020/08/13
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