genus Bacteroides

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Synonyms for genus Bacteroides

type genus of Bacteroidaceae

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They found that exposure to this stressor decreased the number of bacteria of the genus Bacteroides, but increased the number of bacteria in the genus Clostridium.
Prevotella intermedia and other bacteria of the genus Bacteroides But Porphyromonas gingivalis appears to be one of the essential causative microorganisms in rapidly progressing periodontitis [3].
The British investigators recently proposed that the genus Bacteroides be limited to those organisms now classified as B.
As a result of such studies, several species in the genus Bacteroides have already been given new generic names-for example, Mitsuokella, Porphyromonas, and Anaerorhabdus.