genus Corynebacterium

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the type genus of the family Corynebacteriaceae which is widely distributed in nature

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The Genus Corynebacterium and Other Medically Relevant Coryneform-Like Bacteria.
Taxonomically, they are a heterogenous group consisting of various genera, including the genus Corynebacterium and the genus Brevibacterium.
Among 8 Gram-positive bacilli isolates (16%), all were of the genus Corynebacterium. There were 9 (18%) Gram-negative bacillary isolates, including 3 (6%) Escherichia coli; 2 (4%) isolates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, and one isolate (2%) each of Proteus vulgaris, Enterobacter aerogenes, Klebsiella, and Haemophilus influenzae.
Phylogenetic analysis of the genus Corynebacterium based on 16S rRNA gene sequences.
Esteban, "In vitro activity of tigecycline and 10 other antimicrobials against clinical isolates of the genus Corynebacterium," International Journal of Antimicrobial Agents, vol.