Mycobacterium fortuitum

Known as: Mycobacterium giae, Mycobacterium minetti, fortuitum mycobacterium 
A species of aerobic, Gram positive, rod shaped bacterium assigned to the phylum Actinobacteria. This species is acid fast, nonmotile, urease… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES Some clinical isolates of Mycobacterium fortuitum are naturally resistant to macrolides, e.g. clarithromycin. Thus… (More)
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2004
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2004
The current classification of non-pigmented and late-pigmenting rapidly growing mycobacteria (RGM) capable of producing disease… (More)
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1998
1998
Rapidly growing mycobacteria (RGM) are found in soil and diverse aquatic environments. Two species, Mycobacterium fortuitum and… (More)
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1998
1998
A recombinant plasmid isolated from a Mycobacterium fortuitum genomic library by selection for gentamicin and 2-N… (More)
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1993
1993
The results of this study show that recombinant interleukin-8 (IL-8) enhances the intracellular killing of Mycobacterium… (More)
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1992
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1992
Susceptibilities to erythromycin by broth microdilution were compared with those to the newer macrolide clarithromycin for 223… (More)
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1990
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1990
Recent development of vectors and methodologies to introduce recombinant DNA into members of the genus Mycobacterium has provided… (More)
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1990
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1990
A segment of DNA repeated in the chromosome of Mycobacterium tuberculosis was sequenced and used as a target for amplification… (More)
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1988
1988
We have determined the complete nucleotide sequence of pAL5000, a plasmid from Mycobacterium fortuitum; the plasmid contains 4837… (More)
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1983
1983
Periprosthetic infections due to Mycobacterium fortuitum and Mycobacterium chelonei occurred in 17 women over a 3.5-year period… (More)
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