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MICROBIOLOGY

  • Thermophilic, slow-growing mycobacteria.
    • Scotochromogenic
    • Optimal growth at 45ºC.
    • Generally considered of low virulence potential.
  • Reservoir is warm water.

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Last updated: October 5, 2015

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