Corynebacterium urealyticum Pitcher et al. (ATCC® 43044)

Strain Designations: 3 [Garcia strain]  /  Type Strain: no  /  Biosafety Level: 2

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Strain Designations 3 [Garcia strain]
Quality control strain
Urine, Spain
Biosafety Level 2

Biosafety  classification is based on U.S. Public Health Service Guidelines, it is the responsibility of the customer to ensure that their facilities comply with biosafety regulations for their own country.

Product Format freeze-dried
Storage Conditions Frozen: -80°C or colder
Freeze-Dried: 2°C to 8°C
Live Culture: See Propagation Section
Preceptrol® no
Type Strain no
Group D2
This organism is included in the bioMerieux VITEK 2 - Colorimetric CBC ID Card Quality Control Organism Set.
Fatty acid profile
Medium ATCC® Medium 1452: Mueller Hinton Medium with 10% Rabbit Serum
Growth Conditions
Temperature: 37°C
Atmosphere: Aerobic
Name of Depositor F Soriano
Urine, Spain

Soriano F, et al. Corynebacterium group D2 as a cause of alkaline-encrusted cystitis: report of four cases and characterization of the organisms. J. Clin. Microbiol. 21: 788-792, 1985. PubMed: 3998111

Couderc F, et al. Mass spectrometry as a tool for identifying group D2 corynebacteria by their fatty acid profiles. J. Gen. Microbiol. 137: 1903-1909, 1991. PubMed: 1955869

VITEK 2 CBC Streamlined QC Set. bioMerieux.

VITEK 2 CBC Comprehensive QC Set. bioMerieux.

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  • Customers located in the state of Hawaii will need to contact the Hawaii Department of Agriculture to determine if an Import Permit is required. A copy of the permit or documentation that a permit is not required must be sent to ATCC in advance of shipment.
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