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Mycobacterium abscessus was first isolated from gluteal abscesses in a 62-year-old patient who had injured her knee as a child and had a disseminated infection 48 years later.
Severe cutaneous Mycobacterium chelonei infection following a yellow jacket sting.
Topics include mycobacteria strain variation and evolution, hyper viral and mycobacterium tuberculosis, electron transport and respiration in mycobacteria, novel paradigms of complex lipid biosynthetic mycobacterium tuberculosis, repair of DNA,, oxygen nitric oxide and carbon monoxide signaling, sulfur metabolism in mycobacteria, the eukaryotic-like serine/threonine protein kinase family, and specialized proteins secretion systems of mycobacteria.
1) Mycobacteria are often implicated as infectious causes of granulomatous hepatitis; reports have cited Mycobacterium tuberculosis, Mycobacterium avium-intracellulare complex, Mycobacterium leprae, bacillus Calmette-Guerin, Mycobacterium kansasii, and Mycobacterium fortuitum.
In the February JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, they dub the microbe Mycobacterium chesapeaki.
The mycobacteria most commonly affecting humans are Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Mycobacterium leprae.
13 /PRNewswire/ -- A study completed by Japanese researchers and published in the December 1993 edition of The Journal of Clinical Microbiology reported that Gen-Probe's Amplified Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Direct Test (MTD) is more sensitive and specific than the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) in detecting the presence or absence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis in samples taken directly from patients.
This report provides information on the therapeutic development for Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Infections, complete with latest updates, and special features on late-stage and discontinued projects.