family Chlamydiaceae

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: 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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Emendation of the family Chlamydiaceae: proposal of a single genus.
The developmental cycle of all members belonging to family Chlamydiaceae is remarkably similar.
nov., each containing one monotypic genus, revised taxonomy of the family Chlamydiaceae, including a new genus and five new species, and standards for the identification of organisms.
Chlamydia psittaci is a member of the family Chlamydiaceae. (1) To date, at least 8 serovars and 8 corresponding genotypes are well described.
To test for Chlamydia spp., we first conducted a real-time PCR specific for the family Chlamydiaceae (25).