Roseburia intestinalis

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Roseburia intestinalis
Scientific classification
R. intestinalis

Duncan et al. 2002
Binomial name
Roseburia intestinalis

Roseburia intestinalis is a saccharolytic, butyrate-producing bacterium first isolated from human faeces. It is anaerobic, gram-positive, non-sporeforming, slightly curved rod-shaped and motile by means of multiple subterminal flagella. L1-82T (= DSM 14610T = NCIMB 13810T) is the type strain.[1]


  1. ^ Duncan, S. H. (2002). "Roseburia intestinalis sp. nov., a novel saccharolytic, butyrate-producing bacterium from human faeces". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 52 (5): 1615–1620. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.02143-0. ISSN 1466-5026.

Further reading[edit]

  • Staley, James T., et al. "Bergey’s manual of systematic bacteriology, vol. 3."Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, MD (1989): 2250-2251.
  • Cullender, Tyler. "Anti-flagellin antibodies inhibit motility in Roseburia intestinalis and Clostridium ramosum." (2013).

Mirande, C.; Kadlecikova, E.; Matulova, M.; Capek, P.; Forano, E.; Bernalier-Donadille, A.; Bera-Maillet, C. (August 2010). "Dietary fibre degradation and fermentation by two xylanolytic bacteria Bacteroides xylanisolvens XB1AT and Roseburia intestinalis XB6B4 from the human intestine". Journal of Applied Microbiology. 109 (2): 451–460. doi:10.1111/j.1365-2672.2010.04671.x.

External links[edit]

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