Mycobacterial Interspersed Repetitive Unit Typing

Known as: MIRU-VNTR, Mycobacterial Interspersed Repetitive Units-Variable Number Tandem Repeats 
A PCR-based method for differentiating M. tuberculosis strains based on the number of tandem repeats of the Mycobacterial Interspersed Repetitive… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Standardized mycobacterial interspersed repetitive-unit-variable-number tandem repeat (MIRU-VNTR) typing based on 15 and 24 loci… (More)
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2007
2007
Mycobacterial interspersed repetitive unit (MIRU) typing has been found to allow rapid, reliable, high-throughput genotyping of… (More)
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2005
2005
In recent years, the application of molecular tools has shown us that clonal complexity in infection by Mycobacterium… (More)
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2005
2005
Mycobacterial interspersed repetitive unit (MIRU) typing has been found to allow rapid, reliable, high-throughput genotyping of… (More)
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2004
2004
Since 1993, all Mycobacterium tuberculosis isolates recovered in the province of Manitoba, Canada, have been genotyped by the… (More)
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2004
2004
Mycobacterial interspersed repetitive unit-variable number tandem repeat (MIRU-VNTR) typing of Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex… (More)
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2004
2004
BACKGROUND Analysis of variable numbers of tandem repeats (VNTR) of genetic elements called mycobacterial interspersed repetitive… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Strain typing using variable-number tandem repeats of mycobacterial interspersed repetitive units (MIRU-VNTR) is a powerful tool… (More)
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2003
2003
An evaluation of the utility of IS6110-based restriction fragment length polymorphism (RFLP) typing compared to a combination of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Large-scale genotyping of Mycobacterium tuberculosis is especially challenging, as the current typing methods are labor-intensive… (More)
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