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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… Expand
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND An outbreak of tuberculosis occurred over a 3-year period in a medium-size community in British Columbia, Canada. The… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
ABSTRACT Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) infections are increasing annually in various countries, including Japan, but the… Expand
Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Because genetically monomorphic bacterial pathogens harbour little DNA sequence diversity, most current genotyping techniques… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
ABSTRACT Standardized mycobacterial interspersed repetitive-unit-variable-number tandem repeat (MIRU-VNTR) typing based on 15 and… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
ABSTRACT Because of its portable data, discriminatory power, and recently proposed standardization, mycobacterial interspersed… Expand
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
ABSTRACT In recent years, the application of molecular tools has shown us that clonal complexity in infection by Mycobacterium… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
ABSTRACT Strain typing using variable-number tandem repeats of mycobacterial interspersed repetitive units (MIRU-VNTR) is a… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Analysis of variable numbers of tandem repeats (VNTR) of genetic elements called mycobacterial interspersed repetitive… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
ABSTRACT Large-scale genotyping of Mycobacterium tuberculosisis especially challenging, as the current typing methods are labor… Expand
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The worldwide threat of tuberculosis to human health emphasizes the need to develop novel approaches to a global epidemiological… Expand
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