Actinomycetales


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Actinomycetales

[‚ak·tə·nō‚mī·sə′tā·lēz]
(microbiology)
An order of bacteria; cells form branching filaments which develop into mycelia in some families.
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Actinomycosis is an invasive, destructive infectious syndrome caused by Gram-positive, branching, filamentous bacteria in the order Actinomycetales.
Species of the genus Rhodococcus (order Actinomycetales, family Nocardiaceae) are aerobic, gram-positive, partially acid-fast, coccoid to rod-shaped bacteria (9).
7%) belonged to the order Actinomycetales, followed by Bacillales (n = 61) and Pseudomonadales (n = 56).
The genus belongs to suborder Corynebacterineae within the order Actinomycetales and currently contains 27 recognized species; only 7 have been described in human disease.
Actinomycetales infection in the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.