Severe cutaneous Mycobacterium chelonei infection following a yellow jacket sting.
What does M stand for?
M stands for Mycobacterium
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- Mucor (microbiology)
- Multimission (US military aircraft modified mission symbol)
- Munich (auto license plate)
- Murderer (from the Movie M)
- Myasistchev (Soviet aircraft designer)
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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.
We have identified a second species of leprosy mycobacterium and, in identifying this killing organism, we've better defined the disease that it causes, diffuse lepromatous leprosy;',' Han states.
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.
The most common NTM infecting persons in the United States are Mycobacterium avium, M.