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Clostridium

Known as: clostridium bacteria, clostridium organisms, clostridia 
A genus of motile or nonmotile gram-positive bacteria of the family Clostridiaceae. Many species have been identified with some being pathogenic… 
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Manipulation of the gut microbiota holds great promise for the treatment of inflammatory and allergic diseases. Although numerous… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Bacteria of the genus Clostridium promote the induction of suppressor T cells in the colons of mice. CD4+ T regulatory cells… 
Review
2011
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Clostridium difficile is the leading cause of infectious diarrhoea in hospitals worldwide, because of its virulence, spore… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Butyrate arising from microbial fermentation is important for the energy metabolism and normal development of colonic epithelial… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
SUMMARY The cell wall envelope of gram-positive bacteria is a macromolecular, exoskeletal organelle that is assembled and turned… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The 16S rRNA gene sequences of 34 named and unnamed clostridial strains were determined by PCR direct sequencing and were… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
CLOSTRIDIAL neurotoxins, including tetanus toxin and the seven serotypes of botulinum toxin (A–G), are produced as single chains… 
Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Clostridium difficile is a recognized cause of pseudomembranous (antimicrobial agent-associated) colitis and may be one of the… 
Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
A substance producing cytotoxicity in tissue culture was detected in stool specimens from all of four patients with…