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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND A recent study using a rat model found significant differences at the time of diabetes onset in the bacterial… (More)
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2012
2012
In the present study, bacterial communities in 200-liter biogas reactors containing liquid manure consecutively fed with casein… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Disease-suppressive soils are exceptional ecosystems in which crop plants suffer less from specific soil-borne pathogens than… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The number of bacterial phyla has greatly increased in the past decade. Among them, a candidate division named 'Synergistes' was… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The adult human distal gut microbial community is typically dominated by 2 bacterial phyla (divisions), the Firmicutes and the… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Endospore formation is a specific property found within bacteria belonging to the Gram-type-positive low G+C mol% branch… (More)
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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… (More)
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