Neisseriaceae


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Neisseriaceae

 [ni-se″re-a´se-e]
a family of parasitic bacteria (order Eubacteriales).

Neisseriaceae

/Neis·se·ri·a·ceae/ (ni-sēr″e-a´se-e) a family of parasitic bacteria (order Eubacteriales).

Neisseriaceae

[nī′serē·ā′si·ē]
Etymology: Albert L.S. Neisser
a family of four genera of gram-negative aerobic cocci and rod-shaped bacteria occurring singly or in pairs, chains, or clusters. They are saprophytic or parasitic. The genera are Actinobacter, Kingella, Moraxella, and Neisseria.

Neisseriaceae

(nīs-sē″rē-ā′sē-ē)
A family of bacteria that are spherical, gram-negative, and nonmotile.
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After further study, Bovre and Henriksen renamed the species Kingella kingae and placed it in the family Neisseriaceae, which also contains the genus Neisseria and the genus Eikenella.
Phylogeny of species in the family Neisseriaceae isolated from human dental plaque and description of Kingella oralis sp.
Cuadro 1 Caracteristicas microbiologicas de Eikenella corrodens (Eiken 1958), Jackson & Goodman 1972 (1) Taxonomia - Proteobacteria del grupo [beta] - Familia Neisseriaceae Habitat Cavidad oral y tracto gastrointestinal Morfologia Bacilos pleomorficos, no ramificados.
Potential vaccines that incorporate iron acquisition antigens of pathogens in the families Neisseriaceae and Pasteurellaceae are being developed by several [ILLEGIBLE TEXT] groups.