Flashcards in Mycobacterium Deck (6)
a. Gram positive
b. Gram negative
c. Acid fast
d. A and C
e. B and C
What acid is present in Mycobacterium cell wall that accounts for 60% of cell wall weight?
False about Mycobacterium
a. resistant to detergents
b. grows slow
Which Mycobacterium species is present in BCG vaccine?
Mycobacterium virulent strains shows what kind of morphology in acid fast stain?
Shows cord growth (serpentine arrangement)