"Escherichia" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A genus of gram-negative, facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria whose organisms occur in the lower part of the intestine of warm-blooded animals. The species are either nonpathogenic or opportunistic pathogens.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Escherichia".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Escherichia".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Escherichia" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Escherichia" was a major or minor topic of these publication.