Campylobacter concisus

Campylobacter concisus

a catalase-negative bacterial species isolated from normal human fecal flora, gingival crevices in periodontal disease, and, occasionally, blood.

Cam·py·lo·bac·ter con·ci·sus

(kam'pi-lō-bak'tĕr kon-sī'sŭs)
A catalase-negativebacterial species isolated from normal human fecal flora, gingival crevices in periodontal disease, and occasionally blood.
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Delineation of Campylobacter concisus genomospecies by amplified fragment length polymorphism analysis and correlation of results with clinical data.
Campylobacter concisus, which was in last month's update of aerobic bacteria names, is also in the update of anaerobic bacteria that follows because it is an obligate anaerobe.