Table 1

Organisms tested by 16S based PCR for Mycoplasma genitalium

M genitalium strains (ref)Mollicute speciesOther microorganisms
G371Mycoplasma pneumoniae (NCTC 10119)Chlamydia trachomatis serovar L2
TW101Mycoplasma pirum (NCTC 11702) Burkholderia cepacia
R321Mycoplasma gallisepticum (NCTC 10115) Haemophilus influenzae
UTMB1Mycoplasma primatum (NCTC 10163)Coagulase negative staphylococcus sp
TW4822Mycoplasma hominis (NCTC 10111) Pseudomonas aeruginosa
M-234123Mycoplasma orale (NCTC 10112) Candida albicans
M-232123Mycoplasma salivarium (NCTC 10113) Corynebacterium xerosus
M-228823Mycoplasma lipophilum (NCTC 10173) Escherichia coli
M-230023Mycoplasma buccale (NCTC 10136)Group A streptococcus sp
Ureaplasma urealyticum (NCTC 10177) Klebsiella pneumoniae
Acholeplasma laidlawii (NCTC 10116)Group B streptococcus sp
Enterococcus sp
Bacillus sp
Branhamella catarrhalis
Bacteroides fragilis
Micrococcus sp
Clostridium ramosum
Bacillus cereus
Clostridium perfringens
Lactobacillus casei
Bacteroides urealyticus
Clostridium sp