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Noun1.Chlamydiaceae - Gram-negative parasites in warm-blooded vertebrates
bacteria family - a family of bacteria
order Rickettsiales, Rickettsiales - pleomorphic Gram-negative microorganisms
genus Chlamydia - type genus of the family Chlamydiaceae: disease-causing parasites
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Zoonotic Chlamydiaceae Species Associated with Trachoma, Nepal
Characterization of Chlamydiaceae species using PCR and high resolution melt curve analysis of the 16S rRNA gene.
La Chlamydia trachomatis es una bacteria intracelular obligada, gram negativa que pertenece al genero Chlamydia familia Chlamydiaceae, orden Chlamydiales.
Por otra parte, en el presente estudio no se puede descartar reactividad cruzada con Chlamydophila pneumoniae o Chlamydia trachomatis en humanos, ya que los epitopes MOMP son compartidos con otras especies de Chlamydiaceae.
In the 1990s new diagnostic techniques have resulted in identification of over 40 chlamydial strains and the splitting of the Chlamydiaceae family into two genera, Chlamydia and Chlamydophila.
Because the tests provide more detailed information about each species, the scientists are reclassifying Chlamydiaceae into nine groups.
The main lesions found at necropsy were consistent with those described previously for avian chlamydiosis; the presence of Chlamydiaceae was confirmed through immunofluorescence and amplification with further sequencing of the 16S ribosomal RNA gene by using hepatic tissue.
Semi-nested PCR was performed by using primers targeting a conserved region of the MOMP gene from Chlamydiaceae (RASO et al.
we first conducted a real-time PCR specific for the family Chlamydiaceae (25).
Recentemente, a familia Chlamydiaceae foi reclassificada em dois generos, Chlamydia e Chlamydophila, com tres e seis especies, respectivamente.