BCG - Bacille bilié de Calmette-Guérin
- Bacille Calmette-Guérin
- Calmette-Guérin bacillus
An attenuated strain of Mycobacterium bovis used in BCG vaccine for immunization against tuberculosis.
An attenuated strain of Mycobacterium bovis, rendered completely avirulent by long-term cultivation on bile-glycero-potato medium, used in BCG vaccine for immunization against tuberculosis.
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