Mycobacterium avium

Known as: Tuberculose des oiseaux, avium mycobacterium, Bacillus tuberculosis gallinarum 
A species of aerobic, Gram positive, rod shaped bacteria assigned to the phylum Actinobacteria. This species is acid fast, catalase positive, niacin… (More)
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2008
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2008
Mycobacterium avium was isolated from hot and cold water samples and from sediment (biofilm) collected from the showerhead in the… (More)
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2005
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2005
Mycobacterium avium and Mycobacterium tuberculosis are human pathogens that infect and replicate within macrophages. Both… (More)
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2003
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2003
Loop-mediated isothermal amplification (LAMP) is a novel nucleic acid amplification method in which reagents react under… (More)
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2000
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2000
Environmental and patient isolates of Mycobacterium avium were resistant to chlorine, monochloramine, chlorine dioxide, and ozone… (More)
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1999
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1999
Analysis by two-dimensional gel electrophoresis revealed that Mycobacterium avium expresses several proteins unique to an… (More)
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1998
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1998
Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) isolates among patients with chronic lung disease were studied for their heterogeneity using… (More)
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1998
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1998
Protozoans are gaining recognition as environmental hosts for a variety of waterborne pathogens. We compared the growth of… (More)
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1997
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1997
In response to the need for rapid, inexpensive, high-throughput assays for antimycobacterial drug screening, a microplate-based… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Environmental mycobacteria are a common cause of human infections. Recently, contaminated domestic water supplies have been… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
The success of Mycobacterium species as pathogens depends on their ability to maintain an infection inside the phagocytic vacuole… (More)
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