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Mycoplasma arthritidis

Known as: Asterococcus arthritidis, Murimyces arthritidis, Pleuropneumonia arthritidis muris 
A species of gram-negative bacteria causing purulent POLYARTHRITIS in RATS.
National Institutes of Health

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2008
2008
ABSTRACT The genomes of several species of mycoplasma have been sequenced. Most of these species rely on the glycolytic pathway… 
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Mycoplasma arthritidis, an agent of chronic proliferative arthritis of rodents, secretes a potent soluble superantigen, MAM, that… 
1995
1995
Mycoplasma arthritidis causes a severe polyarthritis under natural conditions in rats and under experimental conditions in both… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE It has been postulated that superantigens might play a role in the human rheumatic diseases, by activation of self… 
Review
1991
Review
1991
  • B. Cole
  • Current topics in microbiology and immunology
  • 1991
  • Corpus ID: 29204187
A commonly held hypothesis is that the chronic autoimmune rheumatoid diseases of humans are mediated or initiated by infectious… 
Review
1991
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Mycoplasma arthritidis T cell mitogen (MAM), in association with its MHC ligand, is recognized by T cells that express TCR-alpha… 
Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Cell-free supernatant derived from broth cultures of Mycoplasma arthritidis functions as an effective T cell mitogen for… 
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
Neither mouse nor rat peritoneal macrophages were able to kill Mycoplasma arthritidis to any observable degree in the absence of… 
Highly Cited
1971
Highly Cited
1971
Mice injected intravenously with Mycoplasma arthritidis developed a chronic arthritis which persisted through at least 269 days…