Medical Definition of Chromatium

1. A genus of gram-negative, ovoid to rod-shaped bacteria that is phototrophic. All species use ammonia as a nitrogen source. Some strains are found only in sulfide-containing freshwater habitats exposed to light while others may occur in marine, estuarine, and freshwater environments. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chromatium

chromatids
chromatin
chromatin 3'-phosphatase-5'-hydroxy kinase
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chromatin network
chromatin nucleolus
chromatin particles
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chromatinorrhexis
chromatins
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chromatium (current term)
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