"Porphyromonas" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A genus of gram-negative, anaerobic, nonsporeforming, nonmotile rods or coccobacilli. Organisms in this genus had originally been classified as members of the BACTEROIDES genus but overwhelming biochemical and chemical findings indicated the need to separate them from other Bacteroides species, and hence, this new genus was created.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Porphyromonas" by people in Profiles.
Molecular profiling of oral microbiota in jawbone samples of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaw. Oral Dis. 2012 Sep; 18(6):602-12.
Porphyromonas bennonis sp. nov., isolated from human clinical specimens. Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2009 Jul; 59(Pt 7):1727-32.
Reclassification of Bacteroides putredinis (Weinberg et al., 1937) in a new genus Alistipes gen. nov., as Alistipes putredinis comb. nov., and description of Alistipes finegoldii sp. nov., from human sources. Syst Appl Microbiol. 2003 Jun; 26(2):182-8.