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Mycobacteroides abscessus subsp. abscessus

Taxonomy ID: 1185650 (for references in articles please use NCBI:txid1185650)
current name
Mycobacteroides abscessus subsp. abscessus (Moore and Frerichs 1953) Gupta et al. 2018
homotypic synonym:
"Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. abscessus" Leao et al. 2009, effective name 1)
Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. abscessus (Moore and Frerichs 1953) Leao et al. 2011 emend. Tortoli et al. 2016
NCBI BLAST name: high G+C Gram-positive bacteria
Rank: subspecies
Genetic code: Translation table 11 (Bacterial, Archaeal and Plant Plastid)
Lineage( full )
cellular organisms; Bacteria; Terrabacteria group; Actinomycetota; Actinomycetes; Corynebacteriales; Mycobacteriaceae; Mycobacteroides; Mycobacteroides abscessus
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Nucleotide 119,471
Protein 4,099,972
Structure 2
Genome 1
Popset 14
SRA Experiments 1,976
Identical Protein Groups 278,503
BioProject 28
BioSample 1,787
Assembly 944
PubChem BioAssay 13
Taxonomy 1


Comments and References:

Gupta RS et al. (2018)
Gupta, R.S., Lo, B., and Son, J. "Phylogenomics and comparative genomic studies robustly support division of the genus Mycobacterium into an emended genus Mycobacterium and four novel genera." Front. Microbiol. (2018) 9:67. [Corrigendum: Front. Microbiol. (2019) 10:714. (PMID 31024493)]
Leao SC et al. (2009)
Leao, S.C., Tortoli, E., Viana-Niero, C., Ueki, S.Y., Lima, K.V., Lopes, M.L., Yubero, J., Menendez, M.C., and Garcia, M.J. "Characterization of mycobacteria from a major Brazilian outbreak suggests a revision of the taxonomic status of members of the Mycobacterium chelonae-abscessus group." J. Clin. Microbiol. (2009) 47:2691-2698.
Leao SC et al. (2011)
Leao, S.C., Tortoli, E., Euzeby, J.P., and Garcia, M.J. "Proposal that Mycobacterium massiliense and Mycobacterium bolletii be united and reclassified as Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. bolletii comb. nov., designation of Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. abscessus subsp. nov. and emended description of Mycobacterium abscessus." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2011) 61:2311-2313.
Moore M & Frerichs JB (1953)
Moore, M., and Frerichs, J.B. "An unusual acid-fast infection of the knee, with subcutaneous, abscess-like lesions of the gluteal region." J. Invest. Dermatol. (1953) 20:133-169. [No abstract available.]
Tortoli E et al. (2016b)
Tortoli, E., Kohl, T.A., Brown-Elliott, B.A., Trovato, A., Leao, S.C., Garcia, M.J., Vasireddy, S., Turenne, C.Y., Griffith, D.E., Philley, J.V., Baldan, R., Campana, S., Cariani, L., Colombo, C., Taccetti, G., Teri, A., Niemann, S., Wallace, R.J. Jr., and Cirillo, D.M. "Emended description of Mycobacterium abscessus, Mycobacterium abscessus subs. abscessus, Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. bolletii and designation of Mycobacterium abscessus subsp. massiliense comb. nov." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2016) 66:4471-4479.
VALIDATION LIST No. 181 (2018)
Validation List No. 181: "List of new names and new combinations previously effectively, but not validly, published." Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. (2018) 68:1411-1417.

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Reference: How to cite this resource - Schoch CL, et al. NCBI Taxonomy: a comprehensive update on curation, resources and tools. Database (Oxford). 2020: baaa062. PubMed: 32761142 PMC: PMC7408187.

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