- Distinctive repertoire of contingency genes conferring mutation- based phase variation and combinatorial expression of surface lipoproteins in Mycoplasma capricolum subsp. capricolum of the Mycoplasma mycoides phylogenetic clusterKim S Wise
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, University of Missouri Columbia, M616 Medical Sciences Building, One Hospital Drive, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
J Bacteriol 188:4926-41. 2006..These genes confer a distinctive, dynamic surface architecture that may represent adaptive differences within this important group of pathogens as well as exploitable diagnostic targets...
- Complete genome sequences of Mycoplasma leachii strain PG50T and the pathogenic Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony biotype strain GladysdaleKim S Wise
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA
J Bacteriol 194:4448-9. 2012..We report the complete genome sequences of the pathogenic strain M. mycoides subsp. mycoides SC Gladysdale and a close phylogenetic relative, Mycoplasma leachii PG50(T), another bovine pathogen of the M. mycoides phylogenetic clade...
- A versatile palindromic amphipathic repeat coding sequence horizontally distributed among diverse bacterial and eucaryotic microbesKerstin Röske
Saxony Academy of Sciences Leipzig, D 04107 Leipzig, Germany
BMC Genomics 11:430. 2010..We examined the genomic flux and consequences of the motif by determining its distribution, predicted structural features and association with membrane-targeted proteins...
- Complete genome sequence of Mycoplasma bovis type strain PG45 (ATCC 25523)Kim S Wise
Department of Molecular Microbiology and Immunology, M616 MSB, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65212, USA
Infect Immun 79:982-3. 2011..The single circular chromosome of 1,003,404 bp reveals multiple gene sets and mechanisms involved in variable expression of surface antigens and the incursion of numerous and assorted mobile elements, despite its reduced size...