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Genera under the Family Mycoplasmataceae

Mycoplasma
Ureaplasma

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Substance required for growth by the Family Mycoplasmataceae

Sterols

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People who linked the Family Mycoplasmataceae to respiratory infections

Roux
Nocard

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Roux and Nocard isolated an organism from

Bovine pleuropneumonia

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The Family Mycoplasmataceae probably evolved from these gram-positive bacteria:

Bacillus spp.
Lactobacillus spp.
Clostridium spp.
Streptococcus spp.

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Mycoplasma spp. that is a common cause of mild pneumonia in people younger than 40 yrs of age

M. pneumoniae

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Mycoplasma spp. that colonizes the male and female genital tracts

M. hominis

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Mycoplasma spp. associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes

M. hominis

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Mycoplasmataceae spp. that is an STD

Ureaplasma urealyticum

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Colony appearance of the Class Mollicutes

"Fried egg" colonies

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Colony appearance of M. pneumoniae

Granular colonies

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Class Mollicutes colonies may take up to ____ weeks to develop

3

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Class of the Family Mycoplasmataceae

Mollicutes