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Genus Mycobacterium

Known as: MYCOBACTERIUM, Mycobacteria 
A genus of gram-positive, aerobic bacteria. Most species are free-living in soil and water, but the major habitat for some is the diseased tissue of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, the two common forms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), affect over 2.5 million people… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is a debilitating autoimmune disease that results from T-cell-mediated destruction of insulin-producing… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Mycobacterium tuberculosis is an intracellular pathogen persisting within phagosomes through interference with phagolysosome… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Despite over a century of research, tuberculosis remains a leading cause of infectious death worldwide. Faced with increasing… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Streptomyces coelicolor is a representative of the group of soil-dwelling, filamentous bacteria responsible for producing most… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The innate immune system contributes to the earliest phase of the host defense against foreign organisms and has both soluble and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Widespread use of DNA restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) to differentiate strains of Mycobacterium tuberculosis to… Expand
Review
1995
Review
1995
Mycobacteria, members of which cause tuberculosis and leprosy, produce cell walls of unusually low permeability, which contribute… Expand
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Recent development of vectors and methodologies to introduce recombinant DNA into members of the genus Mycobacterium has provided… Expand
Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Menaquinones were the only isoprenoid quinones found in 48 corynebacteria and actinomycete strains examined. Dihydromenaquinones… Expand
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