Mycobacterium smegmatis

Known as: Bacillus smegmatis, Bacterium smegmatis, Mycobacterium paratuberculosis smegmatis 
A species of aerobic, Gram-positive, rod shaped bacteria assigned to the phylum Actinobacteria. This species is acid-fast, grows on MacConkey's agar… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Mycobacterium marinum, a ubiquitous pathogen of fish and amphibia, is a near relative of Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The Mycobacterium smegmatis genome contains many genes encoding putative drug efflux pumps. Yet with the exception of lfrA, it is… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The absence of glycopeptidolipids (GPLs) abolishes the ability of mycobacteria both to slide over the surface of motility plates… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A screen for nonsliding mutants of Mycobacterium smegmatis yielded 20 mutants with transposon insertions in the mps gene, which… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Mycobacterium tuberculosis can persist for many years within host lung tissue without causing clinical disease. Little is known… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Three Mycobacterium smegmatis mutants selected for resistance to triclosan each had a different mutation in InhA, an enoyl… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
We report here that the physiological behaviour of the fast growing saprophytic Mycobacterium smegmatis under in vitro oxygen… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Mycobacteriophage L5, a temperate phage of mycobacteria, integrates site-specifically into the Mycobacterium smegmatis chromosome… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Recent development of vectors and methodologies to introduce recombinant DNA into members of the genus Mycobacterium has provided… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Ethambutol at 3.0 micrograms/ml inhibited the transfer of label from D-[14C]glucose into the D-arabinose residue of… (More)
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