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Substance Name: Bifidobacterium
ID: B039500000


  • A rod-shaped, gram-positive, non-acid-fast, non-spore-forming, non-motile bacterium that is a genus of the family Bifidobacteriaceae, order Bifidobacteriales, class ACTINOBACTERIA. It inhabits the intestines and feces of humans as well as the human vagina.

Molecular Formula

  • Unspecified
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Bifidobacterium

MeSH Heading

  • Bifidobacterium


  • Bifidobacteria
  • Bifidobacterium bifidum

Registry Number

  • B039500000