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New Microbes New Infect. 2019 Oct 30;32:100615. doi: 10.1016/j.nmni.2019.100615. eCollection 2019 Nov.

Urinicoccus massiliensis gen. nov., sp. nov., a new bacterium isolated from a human urine sample from a 7-year-old boy hospitalized for dental care.

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Aix Marseille University, IRD, AP-HM, MEPHI, IHU-Méditerranée Infection, Marseille, France.
Aix Marseille Univ, IRD, AP-HM, VITROME, IHU-Méditerranée Infection, Marseille, France.
Special Infectious Agents Unit, King Fahd Medical Research Center, King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.


Urinicoccus massiliensis strain Marseille-P1992T (= CSURP1992 = DSM100581) is a species of a new genus isolated from human urine.


Culturomics; Urinicoccus massiliensis; new species; taxonogenomics; urine

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The authors declare no conflicts of interest. This work was funded by the IHU Méditerranée Infection (Marseille, France) and by the French Government under the Investissements d’Avenir (Investments for the Future) programme managed by the Agence Nationale de la Recherche (ANR, fr: National Agency for Research) (reference: Méditerranée Infection 10-IAHU- 03).

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