mycoplasma mycoides

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Summary: The etiological agent of contagious pleuropneumonia (PLEUROPNEUMONIA, CONTAGIOUS) of cattle and goats.

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  1. Totte P, Rodrigues V, Yaya A, Hamadou B, Cisse O, Diallo M, et al. Analysis of cellular responses to Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony biotype associated with control of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia. Vet Res. 2008;39:8 pubmed
    ..For this purpose, cells collected from lymph nodes draining the lungs of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  2. Vilei E, Abdo E, Nicolet J, Botelho A, Goncalves R, Frey J. Genomic and antigenic differences between the European and African/Australian clusters of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC. Microbiology. 2000;146 ( Pt 2):477-86 pubmed
    b>Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small-colony type (SC), the aetiological agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), can be grouped into two major, epidemiologically distinct, clusters...
  3. Jores J, Nkando I, Sterner Kock A, Haider W, Poole J, Unger H, et al. Assessment of in vitro interferon-gamma responses from peripheral blood mononuclear cells of cattle infected with Mycoplasma mycoides ssp. mycoides small colony type. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2008;124:192-7 pubmed publisher
    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) is a lung disease caused by the bacterial pathogen Mycoplasma mycoides ssp. mycoides small colony type (MmmSC)...
  4. Lartigue C, Vashee S, Algire M, Chuang R, Benders G, Ma L, et al. Creating bacterial strains from genomes that have been cloned and engineered in yeast. Science. 2009;325:1693-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we describe methods to accomplish this. We cloned a Mycoplasma mycoides genome as a yeast centromeric plasmid and then transplanted it into Mycoplasma capricolum to produce a ..
  5. Totte P, Duperray C, Dedieu L. CD62L defines a subset of pathogen-specific bovine CD4 with central memory cell characteristics. Dev Comp Immunol. 2010;34:177-82 pubmed publisher
    ..different subsets of pathogen-specific memory CD4(+) T cells in cattle that survived infection with Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony (MmmSC)...
  6. Persson A, Jacobsson K, Frykberg L, Johansson K, Poumarat F. Variable surface protein Vmm of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type. J Bacteriol. 2002;184:3712-22 pubmed
    A variable surface protein, Vmm, of the bovine pathogen Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type (M. mycoides SC) has been identified and characterized...
  7. McAuliffe L, Ayling R, Ellis R, Nicholas R. Biofilm-grown Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC exhibit both phenotypic and genotypic variation compared with planktonic cells. Vet Microbiol. 2008;129:315-24 pubmed publisher
    ..We have examined biofilm formation by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  8. Mulongo M, Frey J, Smith K, Schnier C, Wesonga H, Naessens J, et al. Cattle immunized against the pathogenic L-?-glycerol-3-phosphate oxidase of Mycoplasma mycoides subs. mycoides fail to generate neutralizing antibodies and succumb to disease on challenge. Vaccine. 2013;31:5020-5 pubmed publisher
    The membrane-associated enzyme L-?-glycerol-3-phosphate oxidase (GlpO) of Mycoplasma mycoides subs...
  9. Abdo E, Nicolet J, Frey J. Antigenic and genetic characterization of lipoprotein LppQ from Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2000;7:588-95 pubmed
    Lipoprotein LppQ, a predominant 48-kDa antigen, and its corresponding gene, lppQ, were characterized in Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC, the etiological agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia. The lppQ gene is specific to M...

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  1. Muuka G, Hang ombe B, Nalubamba K, Kabilika S, Mwambazi L, Muma J. Comparison of complement fixation test, competitive ELISA and LppQ ELISA with post-mortem findings in the diagnosis of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP). Trop Anim Health Prod. 2011;43:1057-62 pubmed publisher
    ..No single serological test could detect all stages of CBPP infection, therefore the use of more than one test is advised. ..
  2. Thiaucourt F, Manso Silvan L, Salah W, Barbe V, Vacherie B, Jacob D, et al. Mycoplasma mycoides, from "mycoides Small Colony" to "capri". A microevolutionary perspective. BMC Genomics. 2011;12:114 pubmed publisher
    The Mycoplasma mycoides cluster consists of five species or subspecies that are ruminant pathogens. One subspecies, Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides Small Colony (MmmSC), is the causative agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia...
  3. Al Momani W, Abo Shehada M, Nicholas R. Seroprevalence of and risk factors for Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies capri infection in small ruminants in Northern Jordan. Trop Anim Health Prod. 2011;43:463-9 pubmed publisher
    ..At least five females aged over 2 years per flock per species were sampled and examined for Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies capri using the latex agglutination test...
  4. Scacchia M, Sacchini F, Filipponi G, Luciani M, Lelli R, Tjipura Zaire G, et al. Clinical, humoral and IFNgamma responses of cattle to infection with Mycoplasma mycoides var. mycoides small colony and attempts to condition the pathogenesis of the infection. Onderstepoort J Vet Res. 2007;74:251-63 pubmed
    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), caused by Mycoplasma mycoides var. mycoides small colony (MmmSC), is one of the most important diseases of cattle in Africa...
  5. Sirand Pugnet P, Lartigue C, Marenda M, Jacob D, Barré A, Barbe V, et al. Being pathogenic, plastic, and sexual while living with a nearly minimal bacterial genome. PLoS Genet. 2007;3:e75 pubmed
    ..Consequently, mycoplasmas are not only able to subvert complex hosts but presumably have retained sexual competence, a trait that may prevent them from genome stasis and contribute to adaptation to new hosts...
  6. Nwankpa N, Manso Silvan L, Lorenzon S, Yaya A, Lombin L, Thiaucourt F. Variable Number Tandem Repeat (VNTR) analysis reveals genetic diversity within Mycoplasma mycoides mycoides small colony isolates from Nigeria. Vet Microbiol. 2010;146:354-5 pubmed publisher
    ..VNTR analysis may represent a useful, rapid first-line test for use in molecular epidemiological analysis of M. mycoides mycoides Small Colony for possible outbreak tracing and disease control. ..
  7. Antunes N, Tavio M, Assunção P, Rosales R, Aquili V, de la Fe C, et al. In vitro susceptibilities of field isolates of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides large colony type to 15 antimicrobials. Vet Microbiol. 2007;119:72-5 pubmed
    In vitro susceptibilities of 16 Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides large colony type field isolates to 15 antimicrobial agents were determined using a broth microdilution method...
  8. Mbulu R, Tjipura Zaire G, Lelli R, Frey J, Pilo P, Vilei E, et al. Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) caused by vaccine strain T1/44 of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC. Vet Microbiol. 2004;98:229-34 pubmed
    A study was carried out on four adult cattle to assess the pathogenicity of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC strain T1/44, currently used as a vaccine for the control of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) in Namibia...
  9. Gibson D, Glass J, Lartigue C, Noskov V, Chuang R, Algire M, et al. Creation of a bacterial cell controlled by a chemically synthesized genome. Science. 2010;329:52-6 pubmed publisher
    We report the design, synthesis, and assembly of the 1.08-mega-base pair Mycoplasma mycoides JCVI-syn1.0 genome starting from digitized genome sequence information and its transplantation into a M...
  10. Dedieu Engelmann L. Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia: a rationale for the development of a mucosal sub-unit vaccine. Comp Immunol Microbiol Infect Dis. 2008;31:227-38 pubmed
    ..Knowledge on this disease and its causing agent, Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  11. Bashiruddin J, de Santis P, Persson A, Ball H, Regalla J. Detection of Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides SC in bovine lung and lymph node tissues by culture, sandwich ELISA and polymerase chain reaction systems. Res Vet Sci. 2005;78:199-205 pubmed
    ..with pulmonary lesions typical of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia, were investigated for the presence of Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides small colony (MmmSC), which is the causative agent of CBPP, with several detection ..
  12. Thomas A, Linden A, Mainil J, Bischof D, Frey J, Vilei E. Mycoplasma bovis shares insertion sequences with Mycoplasma agalactiae and Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC: Evolutionary and developmental aspects. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2005;245:249-55 pubmed
    ..ISMbov2 and ISMbov3, which are closely related to ISMag1 (Mycoplasma agalactiae), ISMmy1 and IS1634 (both Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  13. Lorenzon S, Arzul I, Peyraud A, Hendrikx P, Thiaucourt F. Molecular epidemiology of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia by multilocus sequence analysis of Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides biotype SC strains. Vet Microbiol. 2003;93:319-33 pubmed
    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia is a bacterial disease caused by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC (MmmSC), and included in list A of the Office International des Epizooties...
  14. Woubit S, Manso Silvan L, Lorenzon S, Gaurivaud P, Poumarat F, Pellet M, et al. A PCR for the detection of mycoplasmas belonging to the Mycoplasma mycoides cluster: application to the diagnosis of contagious agalactia. Mol Cell Probes. 2007;21:391-9 pubmed
    Contagious agalactia is a mycoplasmal infection caused by Mycoplasma agalactiae, Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides LC, M. mycoides subsp. capri, Mycoplasma capricolum subsp. capricolum and Mycoplasma putrefaciens...
  15. Alonso J, Prieto M, Parra F. Genetic and antigenic characterisation of elongation factor Tu from Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC. Vet Microbiol. 2002;89:277-89 pubmed
    ..serodiagnosis of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) is hampered by the low antibody titers against Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  16. Huebschle O, Ayling R, Godinho K, Lukhele O, Tjipura Zaire G, Rowan T, et al. Danofloxacin (Advocin) reduces the spread of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia to healthy in-contact cattle. Res Vet Sci. 2006;81:304-9 pubmed
    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), caused by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC (MmmSC), is one of the most important diseases of cattle in Sub-Saharan Africa...
  17. Pilo P, Vilei E, Peterhans E, Bonvin Klotz L, Stoffel M, Dobbelaere D, et al. A metabolic enzyme as a primary virulence factor of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony. J Bacteriol. 2005;187:6824-31 pubmed
    ..Here we identify a novel primary virulence determinant in Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides Small Colony (SC), which causes host cell injury...
  18. Niang M, Diallo M, Cisse O, Kone M, Doucoure M, Roth J, et al. Pulmonary and serum antibody responses elicited in zebu cattle experimentally infected with Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC by contact exposure. Vet Res. 2006;37:733-44 pubmed
    The purpose of the present study was to characterize the Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  19. Le Grand D, Saras E, Blond D, Solsona M, Poumarat F. Assessment of PCR for routine identification of species of the Mycoplasma mycoides cluster in ruminants. Vet Res. 2004;35:635-49 pubmed
    DNA amplification techniques offer considerable promise for the identification of Mycoplasma mycoides cluster members. They avoid antigenic cross-reactivity and variability that hamper serological methods...
  20. Hamsten C, Neiman M, Schwenk J, Hamsten M, March J, Persson A. Recombinant surface proteomics as a tool to analyze humoral immune responses in bovines infected by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type. Mol Cell Proteomics. 2009;8:2544-54 pubmed publisher
    A systematic approach to characterize the surface proteome of Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides small colony type (M. mycoides SC), the causative agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) in cattle, is presented...
  21. Vilei E, Frey J. Detection of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC in bronchoalveolar lavage fluids of cows based on a TaqMan real-time PCR discriminating wild type strains from an lppQ(-) mutant vaccine strain used for DIVA-strategies. J Microbiol Methods. 2010;81:211-8 pubmed publisher
    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) is the most serious cattle disease in Africa, caused by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small-colony type (SC)...
  22. Vilei E, Korczak B, Frey J. Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. capri and Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides LC can be grouped into a single subspecies. Vet Res. 2006;37:779-90 pubmed
    b>Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. capri and Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides LC can be combined into one taxon on the basis of several contributions on both DNA sequence and protein analyses reported in the literature...
  23. Dedieu L, Balcer Rodrigues V, Yaya A, Hamadou B, Cisse O, Diallo M, et al. Gamma interferon-producing CD4 T-cells correlate with resistance to Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides S.C. infection in cattle. Vet Immunol Immunopathol. 2005;107:217-33 pubmed
    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), caused by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC (MmmSC), is one of the most significant cattle disease in Africa...
  24. March J, Jepson C, Clark J, Totsika M, Calcutt M. Phage library screening for the rapid identification and in vivo testing of candidate genes for a DNA vaccine against Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony biotype. Infect Immun. 2006;74:167-74 pubmed
    ..In the example given here, a semirandom genome library of the bovine pathogen Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  25. Bischof D, Janis C, Vilei E, Bertoni G, Frey J. Cytotoxicity of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type to bovine epithelial cells. Infect Immun. 2008;76:263-9 pubmed
    The cytotoxicities of various strains of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type (SC), the agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), were measured in vitro using embryonic calf nasal epithelial (ECaNEp) cells...
  26. Schnee C, Heller M, Jores J, Tomaso H, Neubauer H. Assessment of a novel multiplex real-time PCR assay for the detection of the CBPP agent Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC through experimental infection in cattle. BMC Vet Res. 2011;7:47 pubmed publisher
    b>Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC is the pathogenic agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), the most important disease of cattle in Africa causing significant economic losses...
  27. Fitzmaurice J, Sewell M, Manso Silvan L, Thiaucourt F, McDonald W, O Keefe J. Real-time polymerase chain reaction assays for the detection of members of the Mycoplasma mycoides cluster. N Z Vet J. 2008;56:40-7 pubmed publisher
    To develop real-time PCR assays for the detection and differentiation of members of the Mycoplasma mycoides cluster.
  28. Vilei E, Nicolet J, Frey J. IS1634, a novel insertion element creating long, variable-length direct repeats which is specific for Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small-colony type. J Bacteriol. 1999;181:1319-23 pubmed
    A new insertion sequence, IS1634, has been identified in Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small-colony type (SC)...
  29. Thiaucourt F, Lorenzon S, David A, Breard A. Phylogeny of the Mycoplasma mycoides cluster as shown by sequencing of a putative membrane protein gene. Vet Microbiol. 2000;72:251-68 pubmed
    The Mycoplasma mycoides cluster is made of six species that are closely related both genetically and phenotypically. Two are of particular importance, M. mycoides subsp. mycoides SC causing contagious bovine pleuropneumonia and M...
  30. McAuliffe L, Ayling R, Nicholas R. Identification and characterization of variable-number tandem-repeat markers for the molecular epidemiological analysis of Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides SC. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2007;276:181-8 pubmed
    ..has been developed for the causative agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia using the genome of Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides small colony (M.m.m. SC) PG1. Genome analysis identified 60 VNTRs within the M.m.m...
  31. Krasteva I, Liljander A, Fischer A, Smith D, Inglis N, Scacchia M, et al. Characterization of the in vitro core surface proteome of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides, the causative agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia. Vet Microbiol. 2014;168:116-23 pubmed publisher
    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), caused by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides (Mmm) is a severe cattle disease, present in many countries in sub-Saharan Africa...
  32. Schubert E, Sachse K, Jores J, Heller M. Serological testing of cattle experimentally infected with Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides Small Colony using four different tests reveals a variety of seroconversion patterns. BMC Vet Res. 2011;7:72 pubmed publisher
    To study the specific antibody response to infection with Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  33. Allam A, Reyes L, Assad Garcia N, Glass J, Brown M. Enhancement of targeted homologous recombination in Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. capri by inclusion of heterologous recA. Appl Environ Microbiol. 2010;76:6951-4 pubmed publisher
    ..recA from Escherichia coli and tetM as a selection marker, was used to generate ctpA knockout mutants in Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. capri through targeted gene disruption. Inclusion of E...
  34. Abusugra I, Morein B. Iscom is an efficient mucosal delivery system for Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides (MmmSC) antigens inducing high mucosal and systemic antibody responses. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol. 1999;23:5-12 pubmed
    The purpose of this study was to explore the iscom as a mucosal delivery system for Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony (MmmSC) antigens. BALB/c female mice were immunised intranasally (i.n...
  35. Djordjevic S, Vilei E, Frey J. Characterization of a chromosomal region of Mycoplasma sp. bovine group 7 strain PG50 encoding a glycerol transport locus (gtsABC). Microbiology. 2003;149:195-204 pubmed
    Mycoplasma species bovine group 7, represented by the type strain PG50, is one of six members of the Mycoplasma mycoides cluster and has been implicated in sporadic and outbreak cases of polyarthritis and mastitis in Australian dairy ..
  36. March J, Clark J, Brodlie M. Characterization of strains of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type isolated from recent outbreaks of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia in Botswana and Tanzania: evidence for a new biotype. J Clin Microbiol. 2000;38:1419-25 pubmed
    Four strains of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type (MmmSC) isolated from recent outbreaks of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP) in Africa have been investigated...
  37. Janis C, Bischof D, Gourgues G, Frey J, Blanchard A, Sirand Pugnet P. Unmarked insertional mutagenesis in the bovine pathogen Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC: characterization of a lppQ mutant. Microbiology. 2008;154:2427-36 pubmed publisher
    b>Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides small colony (SC) is the aetiologic agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), a respiratory disease causing important losses in cattle production...
  38. Tardy F, Mercier P, Solsona M, Saras E, Poumarat F. Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides biotype large colony isolates from healthy and diseased goats: prevalence and typing. Vet Microbiol. 2007;121:268-77 pubmed
    Most severe goat mycoplasmosis outbreaks in France are caused by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides biotype LC (MmmLC)...
  39. Waite E, March J. Effect of HEPES buffer systems upon the pH, growth and survival of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony (MmmSC) vaccine cultures. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2001;201:291-4 pubmed
    ..in conjunction with standard Gourlay's culture medium was investigated for the growth and maintenance of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC vaccine strain T(1)44. When the initial pH of the culture medium was adjusted to 8.0, 0...
  40. Westberg J, Persson A, Pettersson B, Uhlen M, Johansson K. ISMmy1, a novel insertion sequence of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type. FEMS Microbiol Lett. 2002;208:207-13 pubmed
    A new insertion sequence, ISMmy1, has been identified in the bovine pathogen Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides biotype small colony (MmymySC)...
  41. Dedieu L, Chapey E, Balcer Rodrigues V. Mycoplasma mycoides ssp. mycoides biotype small colony-secreted components induce apoptotic cell death in bovine leucocytes. Scand J Immunol. 2005;62:528-38 pubmed
    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia, caused by Mycoplasma mycoides ssp. mycoides biotype small colony (MmmSC), is one of the most serious cattle diseases in Africa...
  42. Cheng X, Nicolet J, Miserez R, Kuhnert P, Krampe M, Pilloud T, et al. Characterization of the gene for an immunodominant 72 kDa lipoprotein of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type. Microbiology. 1996;142 ( Pt 12):3515-24 pubmed publisher
    With the aim of characterizing specific immunogenic proteins of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  43. Amores J, Sanchez A, Martín A, Corrales J, Contreras A, de la Fe C. Viability of Mycoplasma agalactiae and Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. capri in goat milk samples stored under different conditions. Vet Microbiol. 2010;145:347-50 pubmed publisher
    ..Given the different sensitivity of the two mycoplasma species to BR, refrigerated milk samples treated with AZ could be used to detect infections caused by both species through culture-based methods...
  44. Vilei E, Frey J. Differential clustering of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC strains by PCR-REA of the bgl locus. Vet Microbiol. 2004;100:283-8 pubmed
    In order to develop a specific tool differentiating the African field strains of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  45. Marobela Raborokgwe C, Nicholas R, Ayling R, Bashiruddin J. Comparison of complement fixation test, immunoblotting, indirect ELISA, and competitive ELISA for detecting antibodies to Mycoplasma mycoides subspecies mycoides small colony (SC) in naturally infected cattle from the 1995 outbreak in Botswana. Onderstepoort J Vet Res. 2003;70:21-7 pubmed
    ..It became clearly evident from this comparative study that no single serological test was capable of detecting all animals affected by CBPP under natural field conditions of infection...
  46. Yaya A, Manso Silvan L, Blanchard A, Thiaucourt F. Genotyping of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC by multilocus sequence analysis allows molecular epidemiology of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia. Vet Res. 2008;39:14 pubmed publisher
    b>Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC (MmmSC) is the etiological agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP). Although eradicated in most developed countries, the disease reappeared in Europe in the 1990s...
  47. Ayling R, Bisgaard Frantzen S, March J, Godinho K, Nicholas R. Assessing the in vitro effectiveness of antimicrobials against Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small-colony type to reduce contagious bovine pleuropneumonia infection. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2005;49:5162-5 pubmed
    In vitro minimum inhibitory concentrations were determined for 21 antimicrobials against 41 isolates of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small-colony type, the cause of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia...
  48. Rice P, Houshaymi B, Abu Groun E, Nicholas R, Miles R. Rapid screening of H(2)O(2) production by Mycoplasma mycoides and differentiation of European subsp. mycoides SC (small colony) isolates. Vet Microbiol. 2001;78:343-51 pubmed
    b>Mycoplasma mycoides strains were screened for the ability to produce H(2)O(2) from glucose and glycerol metabolism using rapid and simple colorimetric assays...
  49. Vilei E, Frey J. Genetic and biochemical characterization of glycerol uptake in mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC: its impact on H(2)O(2) production and virulence. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol. 2001;8:85-92 pubmed
    Highly virulent strains of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp...
  50. Xin J, Li Y, Nicholas R, Chen C, Liu Y, Zhang M, et al. A history of the prevalence and control of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia in China. Vet J. 2012;191:166-70 pubmed publisher
    Contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), caused by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type, was once the most damaging infectious animal disease in China, second only to rinderpest...
  51. Westberg J, Persson A, Holmberg A, Goesmann A, Lundeberg J, Johansson K, et al. The genome sequence of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC type strain PG1T, the causative agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP). Genome Res. 2004;14:221-7 pubmed
    b>Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoidesSC (MmymySC)is the etiological agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), a highly contagious respiratory disease in cattle...
  52. Lartigue C, Glass J, Alperovich N, Pieper R, Parmar P, Hutchison C, et al. Genome transplantation in bacteria: changing one species to another. Science. 2007;317:632-8 pubmed
    ..Intact genomic DNA from Mycoplasma mycoides large colony (LC), virtually free of protein, was transplanted into Mycoplasma capricolum cells by ..
  53. Fischer A, Shapiro B, Muriuki C, Heller M, Schnee C, Bongcam Rudloff E, et al. The origin of the 'Mycoplasma mycoides cluster' coincides with domestication of ruminants. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e36150 pubmed publisher
    The 'Mycoplasma mycoides cluster' comprises the ruminant pathogens Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides the causative agent of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP), Mycoplasma capricolum subsp...
  54. Allam A, Brown M, Reyes L. Disruption of the S41 peptidase gene in mycoplasma mycoides capri impacts proteome profile, H(2)O(2) production, and sensitivity to heat shock. PLoS ONE. 2012;7:e51345 pubmed publisher
    Members of the Mycoplasma mycoides cluster are among the most virulent of the mycoplasmas, causing worldwide economically significant diseases of cattle and goats...
  55. Bonvin Klotz L, Vilei E, Kühni Boghenbor K, Kapp N, Frey J, Stoffel M. Domain analysis of lipoprotein LppQ in Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC. Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek. 2008;93:175-83 pubmed
    The lipoprotein LppQ is the most prominent antigen of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony type (SC) during infection of cattle...
  56. Assunçao P, Antunes N, Rosales R, Poveda C, Poveda J, Davey H. Flow cytometric determination of the effects of antibacterial agents on Mycoplasma agalactiae, Mycoplasma putrefaciens, Mycoplasma capricolum subsp. capricolum, and Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides large colony type. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 2006;50:2845-9 pubmed
    ..Inhibition of mycoplasma growth could be detected by as early as 3 h after the start of treatment. The strongest effect was observed with enrofloxacin- and ciprofloxacin-treated cells...
  57. Wise K, Calcutt M, Foecking M, Madupu R, Deboy R, Röske K, et al. Complete genome sequences of Mycoplasma leachii strain PG50T and the pathogenic Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony biotype strain Gladysdale. J Bacteriol. 2012;194:4448-9 pubmed publisher
    b>Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides small colony biotype (SC) is the high-consequence animal pathogen causing contagious bovine pleuropneumonia. We report the complete genome sequences of the pathogenic strain M. mycoides subsp...
  58. Bischof D, Vilei E, Frey J. Functional and antigenic properties of GlpO from Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC: characterization of a flavin adenine dinucleotide-binding site deletion mutant. Vet Res. 2009;40:35 pubmed publisher
    L-alpha-glycerophosphate oxidase (GlpO) plays a central role in virulence of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC, a severe bacterial pathogen causing contagious bovine pleuropneumonia (CBPP)...
  59. Lorenzon S, Manso Silvan L, Thiaucourt F. Specific real-time PCR assays for the detection and quantification of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC and Mycoplasma capricolum subsp. capripneumoniae. Mol Cell Probes. 2008;22:324-8 pubmed publisher
    ..contagious caprine pleuropneumonia are two severe respiratory infections of ruminants due to infection by Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. mycoides SC (MmmSC) and Mycoplasma capricolum subsp. capripneumoniae (Mccp), respectively...
  60. Maigre L, Citti C, Marenda M, Poumarat F, Tardy F. Suppression-subtractive hybridization as a strategy to identify taxon-specific sequences within the Mycoplasma mycoides Cluster: design and validation of an M. capricolum subsp. capricolum-specific PCR assay. J Clin Microbiol. 2008;46:1307-16 pubmed publisher
    ..mycoides cluster. simpA51 and multA51 PCRs are proposed as sensitive and robust tools for the specific identification of M. capricolum subsp. capricolum and M. capricolum subsp. capripneumoniae...
  61. Mariner J, McDermott J, Heesterbeek J, Thomson G, Martin S. A model of contagious bovine pleuropneumonia transmission dynamics in East Africa. Prev Vet Med. 2006;73:55-74 pubmed
    ..Vaccination alone with currently available vaccines was unlikely to eradicate the disease...
  62. Corona L, Cillara G, Tola S. Proteomic approach for identification of immunogenic proteins of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. capri. Vet Microbiol. 2013;167:434-9 pubmed publisher
    In this study, an immunoproteomic approach was used to identify immunodominant proteins from Mycoplasma mycoides subsp. capri isolates...
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