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(Science: microbiology) An organism of the genus Mycobacterium.

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Mycobacterium vaccae

How would I go about isolating mycobacterium vaccae or getting my hands on some. It is my understanding that this is a common bacteria in soil that can have beneficial effects in terms of anxiety, depression, and other general health effects. ...

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by Popinjay
Sun Nov 09, 2014 5:03 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Mycobacterium vaccae
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Views: 667

Bacterial Taxonomy

... to their Gram reaction. Actinobacteria may form filamentous structures that may have reproductive spores. A unique feature is the mycolic acid of Mycobacterium and Nocardia , which gives resistance to dessication, but also makes colony growth significantly slower . These stain as acid-fast cells. ...

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by wildfunguy
Sat Oct 19, 2013 6:12 pm
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Bacterial Taxonomy
Replies: 3
Views: 7198

Re: Theories - Origin of Life

... from? It goes on We have shown that the tet genes are found in the producing Streptomyces spp. and the otr genes are found in the nonproducing Mycobacterium spp. (Table ​(Table5).5). Eighteen of the tet genes and one of the otr genes code for efflux pumps, and seven of the tet genes and one ...

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by scottie
Fri Aug 17, 2012 3:46 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Theories - Origin of Life
Replies: 563
Views: 1127971

Re: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?

... citric acid is a subtype of E. coli bacterias (specie) E. coli which survives in citric acid is a mutant form of the same E. coli specie. because Mycobacterium tuberculosis resistent to antibiotics is also a mutant form of the Mycobacterium tuberculosis but didn't change of specie. and people ...

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by christianstrategies
Wed Feb 15, 2012 10:18 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Any SOLID arguments against evolution?
Replies: 309
Views: 592012

Identifying Bacteria

... shape.. Here are the rest of the choices. Bacillus cereus, Bacillius megaterum, bacillus subtilis, clostridium bejerincki,clostridium sporogenes, mycobacterium phlei (I think this is it), mycobacterium smegmatis. Please help me. Thank you very much.

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by sasha25
Tue Nov 29, 2011 1:01 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Identifying Bacteria
Replies: 1
Views: 1746
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