Mycobacterium leprae

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Noun1.Mycobacterium leprae - cause of leprosy
mycobacteria, mycobacterium - rod-shaped bacteria some saprophytic or causing diseases
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After 10 months the foot pads of mice inoculated with 442 Gln--His of M.leprae isolate (PAT 3) did not show any growth of M.
No hubo correlacion con la proteina inmunodominante de 30 kDa de M.leprae ni con las recombinantes M.
The discovery of armadillos from Louisiana naturally infected with M.leprae, SNP type 3 strain, originating from Europe and North of Africa, is an indicative that those animals were contaminated by human sources.