Mycobacterium

Taxonomy

  • Genus Mycobacterium is a Member of Family Actinomycetaceae (Colloquially Termed “Actinomycetes”) (see Actinomycetaceae, [[Actinomycetaceae]]):
    • All of the Actinomycetes Organisms are Morphologically Similar and Exhibit Characteristic Filamentous Branching with Fragmentation into Bacillary or Coccoid Forms

Medically-Relevant Members of Genus Mycobacterium


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