Helicobacter

See also: helicobacter

Contents

TranslingualEdit

 
Helicobacter pylori
[double click image to see helix surface]

EtymologyEdit

New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἕλιξ(hélix, something twisted or spiral) + βακτήριον(baktḗrion, small staff)

Proper nounEdit

Helicobacter m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Helicobacteraceae – spiral-shaped gram-negative bacteria.

HyponymsEdit

External linksEdit