Description Of The Genus Taxonomy

C. pneumoniae belongs to the genus Chlamydia, which also contains the species Chlamydia trachomatis, Chlamydia psittaci, and Chlamydia pecorum. Due to the detection of new Chlamydia-like organisms and genetic analysis, in 1999 a new taxonomy was proposed which divides the common chlamydiae into the two families, Chlamydophila (including C. pneumoniae) and Chlamydia, and adds two more families containing the newly detected chlamydia-like organisms (Table 1).[1] This proposal, however, is still controversial, leading to the concomitant usage of old and new taxonomies in current publications.1-1,2-1

Getting Started With Dumbbells

Getting Started With Dumbbells

The use of dumbbells gives you a much more comprehensive strengthening effect because the workout engages your stabilizer muscles, in addition to the muscle you may be pin-pointing. Without all of the belts and artificial stabilizers of a machine, you also engage your core muscles, which are your body's natural stabilizers.

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