TABLE 1.

Bacterial strains used in this study

StrainaSourceGeographic originYr of isolation
MG1Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG2Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2002
MG3Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG4Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2002
MG5Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG6Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG7Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG8Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG9Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG10Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2004
MG11Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG12Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG13Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG14Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG15Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG16Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG17Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG18Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MG19Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2004
MG20Hemodialysis waterMallorca, Spain2003
MHSD2Human sputumMallorca, Spain2004
MHSD3Human tissue biopsy sampleMallorca, Spain2004
MHSD4Human sputumMallorca, Spain2003
MHSD5Human sputumMallorca, Spain2003
MHSD6UnknownMallorca, Spain2002
MHSD11Human sputumMallorca, Spain2000
MHSD12Human sputumMallorca, Spain2000
M. abscessus CCUG20993TUnknownUnknown1987
M. alvei CIP103464TWater (Llobregat River)Barcelona, Spain1981
M. aubagnense CCUG50186THuman bronchial aspirateAubagne, France2004
M. bolletii CCUG50184THuman bronchial lavage fluidMarseille, France2004
M. chelonae CCUG47445TTortoise tubercleUnknown1923
M. conceptionense CCUG50187THuman bone tissue biopsy sampleReunion Island2002
M. farcinogenes NCTC10955TBovine lymph nodeUnknown1973
M. fortuitum CCUG27973THuman cold abscessRio de Janeiro, Brazil1937
M. goodii ATCC 700504THuman bloodTromsö, Norway2005
M. houstonense ATCC 49403TFace woundHouston, TX2004
M. immunogenum CCUG47286TMetalworking fluidMissouri1990
M. mageritense CIP104973THuman sputumMadrid, Spain1987
M. massiliense CCUG48898THuman sputum and bronchial alveolar lavage fluidMarseille, France2005
M. mucogenicum CCUG47451TThyroglossal duct cystMidland, TX1995
M. neworleansense ATCC 49404TScalp woundNew Orleans, LA2004
M. peregrinum CCUG27976THuman bronchial aspirationMexico1991
M. phocaicum CCUG50185THuman bronchial aspirateMarseille, France2004
M. porcinum CIP105392TSwine lymph nodeJapan1996
M. senegalense CIP104941TBovine lymph nodeSenegal1973
M. septicum CCUG43574TCatheter tipMelbourne, Australia1999
M. smegmatis ATCC 19420TIndustrial plantBeltsville, MD1950
M. wolinskyi ATCC 700010THuman postsurgical abscessSwitzerland1999
  • a A superscript capital T indicates a type strain.