Table 5.

Putative pathogens in subgingival plaquea

Phylotype or species by phylum No. of clones identified
TM7
 Clone I0256
Deferribacteres
 Clone BH01743
 Clone D08420
 Clone W0286
 Clone W09018
Spirochaetes
 Clone Treponema sp. 1:G:T2127
 Clone Treponema sp. 2:10:D129
Treponema socranskii sub sp. buccale 17
Fusobacteria
Fusobacterium animalis 43
Actinobacteria
Atopobium parvulum 15
Atopobium rimae 114
Firmicutes
 Clone Eubacterium sp. PUS9.1709
 Clone Megasphaera sp. BB16618
Abiotrophia adiacens 8
Catonella morbi 7
Dialister pneumonsintes 7
Eubacterium saphenum 15
Filifactor alocis 20
Gemella haemolysans 11
Selenomonas sp. strain GAA1412
Streptococcus constellatus 20
Proteobacteria
 CloneDesulfobulbus sp. R00423
Campylobacter gracilis 11
Campylobacter rectus 8
Haemophilus parainfluenzae 11
Bacteroidetes
Bacteroides forsythus 11
Prevotella tannerae 15
Porphyromonas endodontalis 10
Porphyromonas gingivalis 8
  • a Detected in at least four diseased subjects, but not in healthy subjects. Data were derived from Fig. 1through 7.