Mycoplasma mycoides

My·co·plas·ma my·coi·des

(mī'kō-plaz'mă mī-koy'dēz)
A bacterial species that can cause contagious pleuropneumonia in cattle, sheep, and goats. It is the type species of the genus Mycoplasma.
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A) is an acute, subacute or chronic disease caused by Mycoplasma agalactiae and Mycoplasma mycoides cluster(M.
After the announcement in May that researchers had synthesized the genome of Mycoplasma mycoides, inserted it into a Mycoplasma capricolum cell, and ended up with a successfully reproducing line of M.
Craig Venter Institute carefully stitched together the entire genome of the bacterium Mycoplasma mycoides and put it into a different kind of bacterium, Mycoplasma capricolum.
It is the fact that he synthesised not a completely new chromosome, capable of doing wonderful new things, but an exact copy of the chromosome of an existing bacteria, Mycoplasma mycoides.
The scientists modified the original genome of the bacterium Mycoplasma mycoides, whilst it was inside the yeast cell.
A widely used in-broth, microtitre plate, minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) assay was adapted and evaluated using acetone extracts of Anoigeissus leiocarpus on the isolates of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp.
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In the exchange work, microbiologists took the genome of one bacterium, Mycoplasma mycoides, and transferred it into another, Mycoplasma capricolum using a clever technique to eliminate M.
A metabolic enzyme as a primary virulence factor of Mycoplasma mycoides subsp.
The scientists gingerly extracted the DNA by first encasing a benign variety of Mycoplasma mycoides cells in a porous gel.
Phylogeny of the Mycoplasma mycoides cluster based on analysis of five conserved protein-coding sequences and possible implications for the taxonomy of the group.