Bacteroidaceae


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Noun1.Bacteroidaceae - family of bacteria living usually in the alimentary canal or on mucous surfaces of warm-blooded animalsBacteroidaceae - family of bacteria living usually in the alimentary canal or on mucous surfaces of warm-blooded animals; sometimes associated with acute infective processes
bacteria family - a family of bacteria
Eubacteriales, order Eubacteriales - one of two usually recognized orders of true bacteria; Gram-positive spherical or rod-shaped forms; some are motile; in some classifications considered an order of Schizomycetes
Bacteroides, genus Bacteroides - type genus of Bacteroidaceae; genus of Gram-negative rodlike anaerobic bacteria producing no endospores and no pigment and living in the gut of man and animals
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2%, representative genus Prevotella ), Bacteroidaceae (6.
Baby girls were more likely to have higher amounts of bacteria in the Bacteroidaceae family, which are important for maintaining the mucus barrier that protects gut cells from damage by harmful substances," said Kozyrskyj.
Members of the Bacteroidaceae family have been demonstrated to be able to utilize a wide range of carbohydrates, including those that could form plant cell wall (cellulose, xylan, pectins, and [beta]-glucans and galactans), host mucopolysaccharides and glycoproteins [27].