Mycobacterium xenopi

Summary

Alias: "Mycobacterium xenopei" (sic) Schwabacher 1959, Mycobacterium xenopei, Mycobacterium xenopi Schwabacher 1959, Mycobacterium xenopii

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  1. Alexander D, Marras T, Ma J, Mirza S, Liu D, Kus J, et al. Multilocus sequence typing of Mycobacterium xenopi. J Clin Microbiol. 2014;52:3973-7 pubmed publisher
    b>Mycobacterium xenopi is an opportunistic mycobacterial pathogen of increasing clinical importance. Surveillance of M. xenopi is hampered by the absence of tools for genotyping and molecular epidemiology...
  2. Doshi V, Kulkarni S, Kham N, Kapitan K. A Case of Lung Cancer Originating from Cavitary Mycobacterium xenopi Infection. Respir Care. 2015;60:e56-8 pubmed publisher
    Coexistence of Mycobacterium xenopi with lung cancer has been reported. However, lung cancer originating within a pre-existing cavity caused by M. xenopi has not...
  3. Gommans E, Even P, Linssen C, van Dessel H, van Haren E, de Vries G, et al. Risk factors for mortality in patients with pulmonary infections with non-tuberculous mycobacteria: a retrospective cohort study. Respir Med. 2015;109:137-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Mycobacterium avium was isolated most frequently, but Mycobacterium kansasii, Mycobacterium malmoense and Mycobacterium xenopi had the highest clinical relevance. Symptoms were mostly diverse and non-specific...
  4. Esipov R, Kostromina M. Comparative analysis of the effectiveness of C-terminal cleavage intein-based constructs in producing a recombinant analog of anophelin, an anticoagulant from Anopheles albimanus. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2015;175:2468-88 pubmed publisher
    ..We prepared two new such constructs with mini-inteins GyrA from Mycobacterium xenopi and RIR1 from Methanobacterium thermoautotrophicum...
  5. Beckham K, Ciccarelli L, Bunduc C, Mertens H, Ummels R, Lugmayr W, et al. Structure of the mycobacterial ESX-5 type VII secretion system membrane complex by single-particle analysis. Nat Microbiol. 2017;2:17047 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we report the molecular architecture of the ESX-5 membrane complex from Mycobacterium xenopi determined at 13?Å resolution by electron microscopy...
  6. Ferro B, van Ingen J, Wattenberg M, van Soolingen D, Mouton J. Time-kill kinetics of slowly growing mycobacteria common in pulmonary disease. J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015;70:2838-43 pubmed publisher
    ..to provide basic pharmacodynamic information for key antibiotics used to treat Mycobacterium avium and Mycobacterium xenopi pulmonary disease. M. avium subspecies hominissuis IWGMT49 and M...
  7. Kwong K, Ng A, Wong W. Engineering versatile protein expression systems mediated by inteins in Escherichia coli. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol. 2016;100:255-62 pubmed publisher
    ..In this study, we employed two structurally varied inteins, VMA and Mycobacterium xenopi GyraseA (GyrA), and further demonstrated that despite acting alone, both VMA and GyrA were able to mediate ..
  8. Stout J, Koh W, Yew W. Update on pulmonary disease due to non-tuberculous mycobacteria. Int J Infect Dis. 2016;45:123-34 pubmed publisher
    ..g., Mycobacterium malmoense, Mycobacterium xenopi) are regionally important...
  9. Kim J, Cha C, Park S. Direct identification of mycobacteria from liquid media using a triplex real-time PCR coupled with pyrosequencing method. J Microbiol Methods. 2015;119:83-6 pubmed publisher
    ..In this assay, real-time PCR simultaneously detects MTC and Mycobacterium xenopi, and amplifies the region of 16S rRNA gene containing hypervariable region A for pyrosequencing analysis; ..

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  1. Okano Y, Shinohara T, Imanishi S, Takahashi N, Naito N, Taoka T, et al. Miliary pulmonary nodules due to Mycobacterium xenopi in a steroid-induced immunocompromised patient successfully treated with chemotherapy: a case report. BMC Pulm Med. 2016;16:92 pubmed publisher
    b>Mycobacterium xenopi-infected patients have a high prevalence of pulmonary cavities and nodules. However, the clinical course for patients with miliary nodules due to M. xenopi has not yet been reported...
  2. Hirama T, Marchand Austin A, Ma J, Alexander D, Brode S, Marras T, et al. Mycobacterium xenopi Genotype Associated with Clinical Phenotype in Lung Disease. Lung. 2018;196:213-217 pubmed publisher
    b>Mycobacterium xenopi is responsible for pulmonary disease (PD) in Europe and Canada. Despite its high prevalence and increasing clinical importance, little is known about the genetic diversity of M. xenopi...
  3. Chikamatsu K, Aono A, Hata H, Igarashi Y, Takaki A, Yamada H, et al. Evaluation of PyroMark Q24 pyrosequencing as a method for the identification of mycobacteria. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis. 2018;90:35-39 pubmed publisher
    ..strains (Mycobacterium cosmeticum, Mycobacterium flavescens, Mycobacterium pallens, Mycobacterium hodleri, Mycobacterium xenopi, and Mycobacterium crocinum), the sequences were unreadable from the middle, and Sanger sequencing ..