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The Family Mycobacteriaceae

  • Stephen Lory
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Abstract

In this chapter, the medically-important species of the family of Mycobacteriacea, with a single genus, Mycobacterium, will be briefly discussed.

Keywords

Mycobacterium Avium Mycolic Acid Horizontal Gene Transfer Event Mycobacterium Bovis Bovine Tuberculosis 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Microbiology and ImmunobiologyHarvard Medical SchoolBostonUSA

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