asporogenous


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as·po·rog·e·nous

(as'pō-roj'ĕ-nŭs),
Not producing spores.
[G. a- priv. + sporos, seed, + -gen, production]

asporogenic

, asporogenous (ā″spōr-ŏ-jen′ik) (ā″spŏ-roj′ĕ-nŭs) [ ¹an- + sporogen-]
Not reproducing by spores.
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Rhodococcus equi is a soil-borne, asporogenous, nonmotile, obligate aerobe; it is also a facultative, intracellular, gram-positive microorganism that can survive inside macrophages, the characteristic considered the basis for its pathogenicity (1).