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The phylogeny of the genus Clostridium: proposal of five new genera and eleven new species combinations.
The 16S rRNA gene sequences of 34 named and unnamed clostridial strains were determined by PCR direct sequencing and were compared with more than 80 previously determined clostridial sequences andExpand
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Comparative analysis of Bacillus anthracis, Bacillus cereus, and related species on the basis of reverse transcriptase sequencing of 16S rRNA.
The primary structures of the 16S rRNAs of Bacillus anthracis, Bacillus cereus, Bacillus mycoides, and Bacillus thuringiensis were determined by using the reverse transcription-dideoxy sequencingExpand
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Streptococcus garvieae sp. nov. and Streptococcus plantarum sp. nov.
Biochemical and chemotaxonomical studies were performed on some streptococci from frozen peas and bovine mastitis in an attempt to clarify their taxonomy. The results of the present and earlierExpand
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16S ribosomal ribonucleic acid sequence analyses of lactococci and related taxa. Description of Vagococcus fluvialis gen. nov., sp. nov.
The phylogenetic status of members of the genus Lactococcus and some motile strains which react with Lancefield group N antiserum was examined by reverse transcriptase sequencing of 16S ribosomalExpand
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Phylogenetic analysis of the genus Corynebacterium based on 16S rRNA gene sequences.
The 16S rRNA gene sequences of 30 strains representing 23 validated Corynebacterium species and 7 currently non-valid Corynebacterium species were determined. These sequences were aligned with theExpand
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Enterococcus raffinosus sp. nov., Enterococcus solitarius sp. nov. and Enterococcus pseudoavium sp. nov.
Deoxyribonucleic acid base composition, deoxyribonucleic acid-deoxyribonucleic acid hybridization, and biochemical studies were performed on some enterococci from clinical sources of uncertainExpand
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Phylogenetic interrelationships of round-spore-forming bacilli containing cell walls based on lysine and the non-spore-forming genera Caryophanon, Exiguobacterium, Kurthia, and Planococcus.
The 16S rRNA gene sequences of "Bacillus aminovorans" and several species considered to be phylogenetically related to the group 2 bacilli of Ash et al. (C. Ash, J. A. E. Farrow, S. Wallbanks, and M.Expand
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Taxonomic studies on some group D streptococci.
Biochemical, menaquinone, fatty acid and DNA analyses were conducted on a number of streptococci of serological group D. The results indicate that S. faecalis, S. faeclum, S. casseliflavus and taxaExpand
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Brevibacterium casei sp. nov. and Brevibacterium epidermidis sp. nov.
DNA base compositions, DNA/DNA homologies and lipid studies were performed on some dairy and skin coryneform bacteria in an attempt to clarify their taxonomy. The results of the present and earlierExpand
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DNA base composition, DNA-DNA homology and long-chain fatty acid studies on streptococcus thermophilus and Streptococcus salivarius.
DNA base composition, DNA-DNA homology and long-chain fatty acid studies were performed on Streptococcus thermophilus and Streptococcus salivarius. These species possess similar mol % G + C valuesExpand
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