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Firmicutes

Known as: Firmacutes, Clostridium group firmicutes, Low G+C Gram-positive Bacteria 
A phylum of predominantly GRAM-POSITIVE BACTERIA that includes the orders Bacillales and Clostridiales. Firmicutes and BACTEROIDETES are the two… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND The aim of the present study was to undertake a systematic review exploring the relationship between childhood obesity… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
During recent years it has become increasingly clear that the release of extracellular vesicles (EVs) is a feature inherent to… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Bifidobacteria are members of the intestinal microbiota of mammals and other animals, and some strains are able to exert health… Expand
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Highly Cited
2017
Highly Cited
2017
BackgroundMetagenomic studies confirm that obesity is associated with a composition of gut microbiota. There are some… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
Intestinal microbiota have been suggested to contribute to the development of obesity, but the mechanism remains elusive. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
A common plant pathogen induces the growth of disease-suppressive microbes in local soil communities. Disease-suppressive soils… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Background Studies of the bacterial communities of the gut microbiota have revealed a shift in the ratio of Firmicutes and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Aims:  To investigate whether the relative abundance of the Bacteroidetes and Firmicutes divisions in pigs is different between… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background and aim: A role for the intestinal microbial community (microbiota) in the onset and chronicity of Crohn’s disease (CD… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Our understanding of prokaryote biology from study of pure cultures and genome sequencing has been limited by a pronounced… Expand
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