Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex

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Mycobacterium tuberculosis complex refers to a genetically closely related group of Mycobacterium species that can cause tuberculosis.

It includes:

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  1. ^ Vasconcellos SE, Huard RC, Niemann S, et al. (2010). "Distinct genotypic profiles of the two major clades of Mycobacterium africanum". BMC Infect. Dis. 10: 80. doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-80. PMC 2859774. PMID 20350321.