[Isolation of MPB63 in the culture fluid of Mycobacterium bovis BCG Tokyo: genetical and immunological characterization].

@article{Kawajiri2003IsolationOM,
  title={[Isolation of MPB63 in the culture fluid of Mycobacterium bovis BCG Tokyo: genetical and immunological characterization].},
  author={Katsuhide Kawajiri},
  journal={Kekkaku : [Tuberculosis]},
  year={2003},
  volume={78 2},
  pages={69-78}
}
MPT63 is a secretory protein first isolated from a culture fluid of M. tuberculosis H37Rv by Nagai et al. In this study, this protein was isolated from an 8-day-culture fluid (Sauton synthetic medium) of M. bovis BCG Tokyo 172 according to Nagai's method. It was shown that M. bovis BCG Tokyo 172 secreted this protein in the medium. The mpt63 gene was… CONTINUE READING