asporogenous


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asporogenous

[¦ā·spə′räj·ə·nəs]
(botany)
Not producing spores, especially of certain yeasts.
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Cellular fatty acid composition as an adjunct to the identification of asporogenous, aerobic gram-positive rods.
Rhodococcus equi is a soil-borne, asporogenous, nonmotile, obligate aerobe; it is also a facultative, intracellular, gram-positive microorganism that can survive inside macrophages, the characteristic considered the basis for its pathogenicity (1).