genus Chlamydia

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Related to genus Chlamydia: Chlamydia trachomatis
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type genus of the family Chlamydiaceae: disease-causing parasites

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Proposal for the recognition of two species in the genus Chlamydia Jones, Rake and Steams 1945.
Cultures were incubated at 35C for 72 hours and then the cell monolayers were stained with a fluorescein-conjugated monoclonal antibody specific for the genus Chlamydia (Pathfinder, Kallestad, California).