Thermoactinomyces vulgaris

Thermoactinomyces vulgaris

thermophilic antigens of this and other fungi are thought to cause extrinsic allergic alveolitis (bovine farmer's lung); serum precipitins of the antigens have been found in cattle affected by the disease.
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This revealed that the isolate was a Thermoactinomyces vulgaris strain.
Neighbor-joining tree (partial sequences ~950 bp) showing the phylogenetic relationships of archaeal 16S rRNA gene sequences of isolated strain, Thermoactinomyces vulgaris HSB4 (KR698305), to closely related (S > 98%) sequences from the GenBank database.
chartarum, although precipitating antibodies were reportedly positive "only to Thermoactinomyces vulgaris.
The tree was rooted using Thermoactinomyces vulgaris VTTE-062992 as outgroup.
In his letter referring to our recent paper in EHP(1), Sudakin points out that hypersensitivity lung diseases have been shown to be associated with exposure to thermophilic actinomycetes such as Thermoactinomyces vulgaris.