Mycobacterium microti

Known as: Mycobacterium muris, Mycobacterium tuberculosis var. muris 
A species of Mycobacterium that is a member of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex. It is the causative agent of tuberculosis in voles.
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2009
2009
Mycobacterium microti is a member of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex of bacteria. This species was originally identified… (More)
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2003
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2003
The classical Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex (MtbC) subspecies include Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Mycobacterium africanum… (More)
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2003
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2003
The live tuberculosis vaccines Mycobacterium bovis BCG (bacille Calmette-Guérin) and Mycobacterium microti both lack the potent… (More)
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2002
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2002
The distribution of 20 variable regions resulting from insertion-deletion events in the genomes of the tubercle bacilli has been… (More)
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2002
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2002
Although large human populations have been safely immunized against tuberculosis with two live vaccines, Mycobacterium bovis BCG… (More)
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2002
2002
Mycobacterium microti is a member of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex that causes tuberculosis in voles. Most strains of M… (More)
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2002
2002
Mycobacterium microti (vole tuberculosis) infections in small wild mammals were first described more than 60 years ago in several… (More)
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1998
1998
As a result of DNA typing of Mycobacterium microti isolates from animals in the United Kingdom and The Netherlands, we diagnosed… (More)
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1998
1998
Mycobacterium microti typically causes disease in voles, wood mice, and shrews (6). Only rarely has this bacterium been isolated… (More)
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1997
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1997
In an attempt to characterize an unusual mycobacterial strain isolated from a 2-year-old Somali patient with lymphadenitis, we… (More)
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