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Corynebacterium diphtheriae

Known as: Mycobacterium diphtheriae, Bacillus diphtheriae, Pacinia loeffleri 
A species of aerobic or facultatively anaerobic, Gram-positive, coryneform, pleomorphic bacilli assigned to the phylum Actinobacteria. This species… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Diphtheria is a debilitating disease caused by toxigenic Corynebacterium diphtheriae strains and has been effectively controlled… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Many surface proteins in Gram‐positive bacteria are covalently linked to the cell wall through a transpeptidation reaction… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Saccharopolyspora erythraea is used for the industrial-scale production of the antibiotic erythromycin A, derivatives of which… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Corynebacterium diphtheriae is a Gram-positive, non-spore forming, non-motile, pleomorphic rod belonging to the genus… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BackgroundThe genome of Mycobacterium tuberculosis H37Rv has five copies of a cluster of genes known as the ESAT-6 loci. These… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The Bacillus subtilis yqhN gene encodes a metalloregulatory protein distantly related to the Corynebacterium diphtheriae… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
ABSTRACT Proteins belonging to the LraI (for “lipoprotein receptor antigen”) family function as adhesins in several streptococci… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
A full-length heme oxygenase gene from the pathogenic bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheriae has been subcloned and expressed in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
  • M. Schmitt
  • Journal of bacteriology
  • 1997
  • Corpus ID: 25011423
Corynebacterium diphtheriae was examined for the ability to utilize various host compounds as iron sources. C. diphtheriae C7… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The diphtheria tox repressor (DtxR) of Corynebacterium diphtheriae plays a critical role in the regulation of diphtheria toxin… Expand
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