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Volume 8, Number 11—November 2002

Research

Molecular Analysis of Sarcoidosis Tissues for Mycobacterium Species DNA

Wonder Puryear Drake*Comments to Author , Zhiheng Pei†, David T. Pride†, Robert D. Collins*, Timothy L. Cover*, and Martin J. Blaser†
Author affiliations: *Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA; †New York University School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New York, New York, USA;

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Table 2

Analysis of sarcoidosis and control tissue specimens for Mycobacteria 16SrRNA, rpoB, and IS6110a

Sarcoidosis patient 16S rRNA rpoB IS6110 Control patient 16S rRNA rpoB IS6110
1 M. tuberculosis M. tuberculosis 26
2 M. tuberculosis 27
3 M. tuberculosis 28
4 M. tuberculosis 29
5 M. tuberculosis 30
6 31
7 M. kansasii 32
8 M. tuberculosis 33
9 M. tuberculosis 34
10 35
11 M. tuberculosis 36
12 37
13 38
14 M. tuberculosis M. tuberculosis 39
15 NM 40
16 M. tuberculosis 41
17 42
18 M. tuberculosis 43
19 M. gordonae 44
20 45
21 46
22 47
23 48
24 M. gordonae M. tuberculosis 49
25 50
51 M. tuberculosis M. tuberculosis M. tuberculosis
H37rv M. tuberculosis M. tuberculosis M. tuberculosis

aNM, novel mycobacterium, resembling M. tuberculosis; H37rv, M. tuberculosis; —, indicates a negative result.

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