Bacillus sphaericus


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Ba·cil·lus sphae·ri·cus

a bacterial species that is an insect pathogen and that has been associated with occasional human and other mammalian infections, especially in immunocompromised hosts; human infections have included meningitis, endocarditis, and food poisoning.

Ba·cil·lus sphae·ri·cus

(bă-sil'ŭs sfēr'i-kŭs)
A bacterial species that is an insect pathogen and has been associated with human and other mammalian infections, especially in compromised hosts.
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