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. buccale17
Fusobacteria
Fusobacterium animalis43
Actinobacteria
Atopobium parvulum15
Atopobium rimae114
Firmicutes
 Clone Eubacterium sp. PUS9.1709
 Clone Megasphaera sp. BB16618
Abiotrophia adiacens8
Catonella morbi7
Dialister pneumonsintes7
Eubacterium saphenum15
Filifactor alocis20
Gemella haemolysans11
Selenomonas sp. strain GAA1412
Streptococcus constellatus20
Proteobacteria
 CloneDesulfobulbus sp. R00423
Campylobacter gracilis11
Campylobacter rectus8
Haemophilus parainfluenzae11
Bacteroidetes
Bacteroides forsythus11
Prevotella tannerae15
Porphyromonas endodontalis10
Porphyromonas gingivalis8
  • a Detected in at least four diseased subjects, but not in healthy subjects. Data were derived from Fig. 1through 7.