family Chlamydiaceae


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Noun1.family 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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we first conducted a real-time PCR specific for the family Chlamydiaceae (25).
We describe an apparently new disease in salamanders that is associated with a novel genus within the family Chlamydiaceae.
trachomatis MLST schemes, we used complete genomic comparisons of 7 strains from 4 species within the family Chlamydiaceae to identify conserved candidate housekeeping genes across the genomes.