First whole-genome sequence of Mycobacterium iranicum, a newly reported mycobacterial species

Joon Liang Tan, Hien Fuh Ng, Wei Yee Wee, Mia Yang Ang, Guat Jah Wong, Yun Fong Ngeow, Siew Woh Choo

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Mycobacterium iranicum is a new species of nontuberculous mycobacterium reported in 2013. Here, we describe the first wholegenome sequence of this species, that of M. iranicum strain UM_TJL, isolated from a patient in Malaysia.

Original languageEnglish
Article numbere00732-13
JournalGenome Announcements
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2013
Externally publishedYes

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