genus Clostridium


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Thus, dominant microbes found in yaks' gut, like the phylum Firmicutes, Bacteroidetes, and Lentisphaerae, the class Clostridia, Bacteroidia, and Lentisphaeria, as well as the genus Clostridium, Bacteroides, Peptostreptococcus, and Ruminococcus may be involved in the nutrient metabolism of the host, especially in the metabolism of carbohydrates, peptides and amino acids.
Large number of genes discovered in the genus Clostridium, Lachnospira, and Ruminococcus, which code enzymes related to the digestion of cellulose and hemicellulose, confirms the dynamic changes of the gut microbiota in older yaks.
The genus Clostridium is a heterogeneous group of anaerobic spore-forming bacteria of which several prominent species are major toxin producers.
The genus Clostridium is a phylogenetically heterogeneous group of anaerobic, endospore-forming, rod-shaped bacteria; they are usually gram positive, but some species may stain gram variable or gram negative (1,2).
Members of genus Clostridium are Gram-positive, spore-forming rods that are anaerobic.
Specificity of the PCR assay was evaluated using several isolates belonging to the genus Clostridium and other isolates belonging to other genera.
To the Editor: Bacterial species of the genus Clostridium are anaerobic or aerotolerant, gram-positive, endospore-forming bacilli found in the soil and gut of humans and other animals.