Nontuberculous mycobacteria
Nontuberculous mycobacteria (NTM), also known as environmental mycobacteria, atypical mycobacteria and mycobacteria other than tuberculosis (MOTT), are mycobacteria which do not cause tuberculosis or ...
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Mycobacterium heidelbergense
Mycobacterium heidelbergense is a Gram-positive, nonmotile, acid-fast coccobacillus. It is a species of the phylum Actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one o...
Mycobacterium aichiense
Mycobacterium aichiense is a yellow-orange scotochromogenic, rapidly growing mycobacterium first isolated from soil and human sputum in Japan. It has not been formally associated with disease in huma...
Mycobacterium lacus
Mycobacterium lacus is a species of bacteria in the Mycobacterium family known to be a causative agent in immunocompetent individuals.
Large, dispersed acid-fast bacilli with prominent beadingColo...
Mycobacterium colombiense
Mycobacterium colombiense is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus m...
Mycobacterium lentiflavum
Mycobacterium lentiflavumEtymology: Lentus from Latin for slow, flavus, Latin for yellow.
Gram-positive, nonmotile and acid-fast coccobacilli.Colony characteristicsPhysiologyDifferential character...
Mycobacterium cosmeticum
Mycobacterium cosmeticum is a rapidly growing mycobacterium that was first isolated from cosmetic patients and sites performing cosmetic procedures.Dr. Robert Cooksey and Dr. Jacobus H. de Waard, alon...
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Mycobacterium elephantis
Mycobacterium elephantis is a rapidly growing bacterium in the Mycobacterium family. It is so named because it was first isolated from an elephant.
Strain 484 = CIP 106831 = DSM 44368 = JCM 12406
Mycobacterium avium complex
Mycobacterium avium complex (MAC) is a group of genetically related bacteria belonging to the genus Mycobacterium. It includes Mycobacterium avium and Mycobacterium intracellulare.Some sources also in...
Mycobacterium genavense
Mycobacterium genavense is a slow-growing species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to ...
Mycobacterium pyrenivorans
Mycobacterium pyrenivorans is a scotochromogenic, rapidly growing mycobacterium, first isolated from an enrichment culture obtained from soil that was highly contaminated with polycyclic aromatic hydr...
Mycobacterium chubuense
Mycobacterium chubuense is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus myc...
Mycobacterium aubagnense
Mycobacterium aubagnense is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus my...
Mycobacterium interjectum
Mycobacterium interjectum is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus m...
Mycobacterium chlorophenolicum
Mycobacterium chlorophenolicum is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the ge...
Mycobacterium poriferae
Mycobacterium poriferae is a species of Mycobacterium.
Mycobacterium moriokaense
Mycobacterium moriokaenseEtymology: moriokaense, from Morioka, Japan where the organism was first isolated.
Gram-positive, nonmotile and acid-fast rods (2-6 µm x 0.5 µm).Colony character...
Mycobacterium chelonae
Mycobacterium chelonae is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus myco...
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Mycobacterium asiaticum
Mycobacterium asiaticum is a slowly growing photochromogenic mycobacterium first isolated from monkeys in 1965. M. asiaticum can, but rarely, causes human pulmonary disease.
MicroscopyColony char...
Mycobacterium lepraemurium
Mycobacterium lepraemurium is a causative agent of feline leprosy. It causes granulomatous lesions, characteristic of the Mycobacterium genus.
Gram-positive, nonmotile and strongly acid-fast rods...
Mycobacterium bohemicum
Mycobacterium bohemicum is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus myc...
Mycobacterium thermoresistibile
Mycobacterium thermoresistibile is a species of Mycobacterium.
Mycobacterium intermedium
Mycobacterium intermedium is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus m...
Mycobacterium gastri
Mycobacterium gastri is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus mycoba...
Mycobacterium diernhoferi
Mycobacterium diernhoferi is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus m...
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Mycobacterium kumamotonense
Mycobacterium kumamotonenseEtymology: kumamotonense, pertaining to Kumamoto Prefecture in Japan, where the type strain was isolated.
Mycobacterium indicus pranii
Mycobacterium indicus pranii (MIP), earlier known as Mw, is a non-pathogenic mycobacterial species, which, based on its growth characteristics and metabolic properties, is validly classified as a memb...
Mycobacterium hiberniae
Mycobacterium hiberniae is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus myc...
Mycobacterium nebraskense
Mycobacterium nebraskense is a slow growing, yellow, pigmented mycobacterium that was first isolated from human sputum at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, in Omaha, Nebraska, USA. Mycobacter...
Mycobacterium komossense
Mycobacterium komossense is a species of the phylum actinobacteria (Gram-positive bacteria with high guanine and cytosine content, one of the dominant phyla of all bacteria), belonging to the genus my...