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Table 3 Overview of the theoretical ARDRA profiles of the species that were newly described since the start of the evaluation period (1998), as obtained after computer aided digestion of the published sequences (see also Figures 4,5,6,7).

From: Evaluation of amplified rDNA restriction analysis (ARDRA) for the identification of cultured mycobacteria in a diagnostic laboratory

Species Source of isolation Reference GenBank Accession Numbers Hha l Mbo l Rsa l Bst UI
M. bohemicum   [34] AJ277284, U84502 1' 4 1 3
M. botniense Water [35] AF012756 2 4 3 2
M. elephantis Elephant [36] AF010747 3 1 8 3'
M. goodii Human wounds [37] Y12872 10 1 (1) 2'
    Y12872a 10 1 2 2'
M. heckeshornense Lung disease [38] AF1174290 1 4 3 4
M. kubicae   [39] AF133902 10 1 6 1'
M. murale Walls of childrens daycare centre [40] Unpublished     
M. septicum Catheter related bacteraemia [41] AF111809 4 1 6 7
M. tuberculosis subsp. caprae Goats in Spain [42] AJ131120 1 1 1 1
M. tusciae   [43] AF058299 10 1 6 2'
M. wolinskyi Human wounds [37] Y12871, Y12873 10 1 1 2'
  1. a. After resolving the ambiguity (N) present at E. coli position 95 in the Genbank sequence Y12872. An identical base (G) is found at this position in all mycobacteria.