Fusobacterium polymorphum

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Fusobacterium polymorphum
Scientific classification e
Domain: Bacteria
Phylum: Fusobacteria
Order: Fusobacteriales
Family: Fusobacteriaceae
Genus: Fusobacterium
Species: F. polymorphum
Binomial name
Fusobacterium polymorphum
Knorr, 1922

Fusobacterium polymorphum is a bacterium that has been isolated from the gingival crevice in humans, and has been implicated in the immunopathology of periodontal disease. It has also been isolated in guinea pigs in research studies.[1]


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