Increasing diversity within Chlamydiae.


In recent years, 16S ribosomal DNA analyses has allowed the recognition of new chlamydia organisms, requiring the creation of new species, genera, and families within this unique, deep lineage of prokaryotes. The trachoma and psittaci groups chlamydiae are now recognized as separate genera, Chlamydia and Chlamydophila, respectively, and biovars of each… (More)


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@article{Corsaro2003IncreasingDW, title={Increasing diversity within Chlamydiae.}, author={Daniele Corsaro and Marcello Valassina and Danielle Venditti}, journal={Critical reviews in microbiology}, year={2003}, volume={29 1}, pages={37-78} }