Section 13
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Taxonomic variation in the Mycobacterium fortuitum third biovariant complex: description of Mycobacterium boenickei sp. nov., Mycobacterium neworleansense sp. nov., Mycobacterium neworleansense sp. nov. and Mycobacterium brisbanense sp. nov. and recognition of Mycobacterium porcinum from human clinical isolates

Schinsky, M., F.; Morey, R., E.; Steigerwalt, A., G.; Douglas, M., P.; Wilson, R., W.; Floyd, M., M.; Butler, W.R.; Daneshvar, M., I.; Brown-Elliott, B., A.; Wallace, R., J.J.; Mcneil, M., M.; Brenner, D., J.; Brown, J., M.

International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology 54(Part 5): 1653-1667


ISSN/ISBN: 1466-5026
Accession: 012620714

The Mycobacterium fortuitum third biovariant complex (sorbitol-negative and sorbitol-positive) contains unnamed taxa first characterized in 1991. These organisms can cause respiratory infections, a spectrum of soft tissue and skeletal infections, bacteraemia and disseminated disease.

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